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S 'X Q SW Marino L' VL Z g.: Q,O L mf ,. ex W W 7 Qsrgmo Regnolos EUVGI' KBFOWN, ESQ Behicatinn This Report is Dedicated to REYNOLDS DRIVER BROWN, ESQ., in token of om' gratitude and sincere ajvjv1'eciafz'011 of his elzliglzffeu- ing 1i7'l-fZ'ZlC'7ZCC as fC"CZ'Ch'81'J' of our 1'esj2ect and esfeem for the gentle- mauly courtesy and lei'1zd1z'ess wzffh wlzeiclz. he ever frea-fed my and of the 6'Z,'6I'IG5f'I'7Zg debt we owe Izim for the gzzidmzee and i7'L.S'j?il'CLf1l0IL which he gave as cz, fr1'e1zd. The Law School iintruhustiun Ill f71'Cf7CI1'i7Zg The Rojiort of the Class of IQI7 the Editors have e1zdcaz'o1'c'd to collect and compile a general SfLH7l1llllI'y of the mazfteffs of iizforcst io rfhe 771811117675 of the class which occm'1'cd dfmfiafzvg om' three years in the Law School to which we may refer and 7'6'UlTC2O' fuftlz jvloasure fha ma-ny happy associafiolzs which we had dZH'f7'ZQ those flzrec years. A ' JJ x , be Reporters THOMAS EWING NTONTGOMERY, Editor'-in-Clzzfef EDWARD JOSEPH SVVOTES, Business Marzager CARLETON BRADDOCK XNEBB, Asif Business M cmager EDWARD G. SCHMIIDHEISER, Ass? B'lL3'i7l0SS Manager GEORGE PHILLIPS VVILLIAMS, IR., Art Editor VVILLIAM WALLACE SMITH HAIQCDLD DURSTON SAYLOR BARNIE VVINKELMAN LESTER BOWMAN MARK LANGFORD GREELEX' CLARENCE PATTON FREEMAN The Board of Editors wish to thank Edwin Roulette Keedy, Esq., and Rodney T. Bonsall, Esq., Who, Without being members of the Board, have aided materially in the publication of the Report. 9 Y 10 william QE. Mikell Born january 29, 1868, at Sumter, S. C. South Carolina Mili- tary College, BS., 1890. Member of Kappa Alpha CSouthernj Fraternity, University of Virginia Law School, Summer Session, ISQ4. Instructor in University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1897- 1899. Assistant Professor, 1900-1902. Professor, 1902 to date. Dean, june 6, IQI3, to date. Author of "Life of' Chief Justice Taneyl' and article on "False Pretence" in the Cyclopaedia of Law and Procedure. Editor of "Cases on Criminal Law," "Cases on Criminal Procedurei' and Third Edition of Clarkis NCriminal Law." ' Member of Order of the Coif, University Club, Stenron Golf Club, Castine Golf Club. Subjects in Law School-Criminal Law, Sales, Coniiict of Laws. ll 12 william Bremer lewis Born April 27, 1867, at Philadelphia. Haverford College, BS., 1888. University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1891, Ph.D., 1891. Sharswood Essay Prize. Instructor in Whartoii School, 1891, Lecturer in Haverford College, 1890-1896, Dean and Professor of Law, Unversity of Pennsylvania Law School, 1896-1914, Professor since 1914. Author of "Federal Power Over Commerce and Its Effects on State Action," 1891, "0ur Sheep and the Tariff," 1891, "Re- straint of Infringement of Incorporeal Rights," 19045 and numerous articles for periodicals. Editor of Lewis' Edition of Greenleaf's Evidence, 1896g Wliar- ton's Criminal Law, 10th edition, 1895, Lewis' Edition of Black- stone's Commentaries, 1897, Digests of Decisions of United States Supreme Court and Circuit Court of Appeals, 1897, co-editor of Pepper and Lewis' Digest of Statutes of Pennsylvania, 1896 and IQII, Digest of Decisions and Encyclopaedia of Pennsylvania Law, Great American Lawyers, 1907, Pepper and Lewis' Caseson the Law of Associations, 1909. Member of Advisory Council of World's Best Essays. Draftsman of Uniform Partnership Act and other commercial legislation of the Commission on Uniform State Laws. Chairman of Resolutions Committee of Progressive National Conventions of 1912 and 1916. Washington Party nominee for Governor of Penn- sylvania, 1914. Member of University Club and Germantown Cricket Club. i Subjects-Associations and Trusts. 13 14 Bepnulhs Brimer igrnhan Born May 6, 1869, at New Castle, Del. Germantown Acad- emy, 1885, VVilliam Penn Charter School, 18865 Harvard Univer- sity, AB., 1890. University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1894. Second and Third Year honors. Faculty and Sharswood Prizes. Fellow in Law School, 1894-1897. Professor, 1907 to date, Subjects-First and Third Year Property and Legal Ethics. Engaged in active practice. Member of 1'i1'111 of Burr, Brown 81 Lloyd, IQOO-IQIOQ Brown 81 Lloyd, 1910 to date. 15 16 jranris german Belgian Born in Philadelphia, July 31, 1868. Dr. Faires, School, 1877- 83, St. Paul's School, Concord, N. H., 1883-84, University of Pennsylvania, special course in Chemistry, 1885-86. Delta Psi Fraternity. University of Pennsylvania Law School, LLB., 1892. First, Second and Third Year honors, Sharswood and Faculty Prizes Fellow in Law School, 1892-95. Lecturer, 1898-1901, Assis- tant Professor, 1901-05, Algernon Sydney Biddle Professor of Law, 1905 to date. Subjects-Torts, Evidence and Quasi Contracts. Editor of Case Book on Torts and author of essays in the Harvard, Columbia and University of Pennsylvania Law Reviews Secretary Industrial Accidents Commission of Pennsylvania, 1912- 15. Counsel for VVorkmen's Compensation Board and State Insurance Fund of Pennsylvania since 1915. Member of Phila- delphia Club, Racquet Club, Pine Valley Golf Club, Huntingdon Valley Country Club and Germantown Cricket Club. I7 I 18 Gwen 3. Buherts Born May 1, 1875, at Philadelphia. Graduated from German- town Academy, 1891, University of Pennsylvania, A.B., 1895. Psi Upsilon Fraternity. Graduated University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1898, Second and Third Year honors, Faculty Prize Second and Third Yearsg Sharswood Prize. Editor of American Law Register. Sub- ject--Second Year Property. Fellow in Law School, 1898-1900. Assistant Professor, IQOO- 04. Professor, 1904 to date. Engaged in active practice since 1900. Assistant District Attor- ney, 1904-07. Senior member of firm of Roberts, Montgomery 81 McKeehan. Member of University Club, Rittenhouse Club, Merion Cricket Club, Union League. V 19 20 william Ilaenrp iiuph Born in Philadelphia, 1870. Received preliminary education in Rugby Academy, Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania, A.B., 18905 M.A., 1893. Member of Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity. Graduated from University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1893. First and Third Year honors. Order of Coit. Govven Fellow, IQOQ, Lecturer in Law School, 1910, Assistant Professor, IQIZQ Professor, 1916. Course in Civil Procedure, Equity, Suretyship and Mortgages. Author of "Early Courts of Pennsylvaniaf, f'Cases on Civil Procedure" and many articles on legal topics in law reviews. Engaged -in general civil practice in Philadelphia, 1893-1914. Member of American Bar Association Committee on Changes in Statute Law and Com-mittee on Drafting Legislation. Member of University Club and Franklin Inn, of Philadelphia, and Authors' Club, London. 21 22 Jlaenrp waltz igikle Born at Gettysburg, Pa., October 20, 1877. Pennsylvania Col- lege, Gettysburg, A.B., 1897, A.M., 1900. Sigma Chi Fraternity. University of Pennsylvania Law School, LLB., 1901. First, Second and Third Year honors. First Year Faculty Prize, Second Year Faculty Prize, P. Pemberton Morris Prize, Sliarswood Prize. Editor American Law Register. Fellow in Law School, 1901-04g Lecturer, 1904-085 Assistant Professor of Law, IQOS-13, Professor of Law, 1913 to date. Author of Articles appearing in American Law Register, University of Pennsylvania Law Review and Harvard Law Reviewg joint author with Hon. George M. Dallas of Analytical Table of the Law of Evidence. Engaged in general pratice 1901-07 with John Douglass Brown, Esq., and Robert D. Jenks, Esq., as member of firm of Brown, Bikle SL Jenks. Since 1907 member of the legal department of the Penn- sylvania Railroad Conipany, Assistant General Solicitor, 1907-165 Assistant General Counsel since July 1, 1916. Member of University and Philadelphia Cricket Clubs. Subjects in Law School-Constitutional Law and Carriers. , 23 24 Bahih warner Zlmram Born May I6, 1866, at Philadelphia. Early education in pub- lic schools and at Rugby Academy. University of Pennsylvania, A.B., I887j A.M., ISQIQ LLB., 1889. Also studied law in office of C. Stuart Patterson. Engaged in active practice froni graduation to IQI2. Referee in Bankruptcy, IQO3 to date. Professor Law, 1912. Subjects- Contracts and Pennsylvania Practice. Author of "The jewish Law of Divorce According to Bible and Talmud," :leading Cases in the Bible" and many, articles appearing in the University of Pennsylvania Law Review and other publications. I y 25 QEhtnin Roulette kathy Born at Boonesborough, Md., January 19, 1880. Franklin and Marshall College, ISQQ. Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity. Harvard Law School, 1906, "cum laude." Editor of Harvard Law Review. Grder of the Coit. Author of "Expert Testimony Bill," "Reports on English Pro- cedure, t'Reports on Scottish Procedure" and articles in law reviews. 1909-10, Secretary American Institute of Criminal Law and Crim- inology. 1910, member of commission of that institute to investi- gate Administration of Crimnal Law in England. 1912, investigated Administration of Criminal Law in Scotland under Commission of President Taft. Member of International Prison Congress, Inter- national Union of Criminal Law and International Law Association. Member of the University Club of Philadelphia, University Club of Chicago and Chicago Literary Club. Subjects-Agency, Bills and Notes, Criminal Procedure and Public Service Corporations. 27 .vx iiaptnn Eartul Register Born May go, 1882, Williaiai Penn Charter School. Univer- sity of Pennsylvania, B.S., 1904. Psi Upsilon Fraternity. Gradu- ated from University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1908. Second Year honors. Gowen Fellow, IQI2-I4. Lecturer in Law School. Subjects- Damages and Comparative Patents, Trademarks and Copyrights. Member of International Law Association, University Club and Merion Cricket Club. A 29 30 William Q. Scbnaher Born in Bowmansville, Pa., October 5, 1886. Graduated Franklin and Marshall College, A.B., 1908. Chi Phi Fraternity. Graduated from University of Pennsylvania Law School, IQI2. First, Second and Third Year honors. Vendig and Meredith Prizes. Gowen Fellow, 1912-14. Lecturer in Law School, IQI4 to present. Subject-Pennsylvania Law. Joint author of Schnader and Storey's "Workmen's Compen- sation in Pennsylvania." r Now engaged in active practice with offices at 701 Commercial Trust Building. ' 31 32 glilljli Qrmitagz Ziaartpenne Born 1873, Trenton, N. J. State Model School CN. JJ g spe- cial courses in college. department, University of Pennsylvania, Trenton Business College. Sigma Nu Fraternity. University of Pennsylvania, LL.B., 19085 LL.M., 1913. Editor, Law Review, 1908-09. Lecturer on New Jersey Practice, 1911 to date. Author of "Due Process of Law Under the 14th Amendment," "Requirements for Admission to New Jersey Bar," pamphlet, "New Jersey Motor Vehicle Law," compilation, "Rules of New Jersey Supreme Court," revision. Practiced law in Trenton, IQO4-IQIIQ Chief of Legal Depart- ment, Clerlc's Office, New Jersey Supreme Court, IQOQ-IIQ Special Assistant U. S. District Attorney for District of New Jersey, 1912- I4Q member of law firm of Vredenhurgh, Wall 81 Carey,'1911 to date, with offices in Jersey City. ' Editor, New Jersey Lawyers' Diary, contributor to New Jersey Law Journal, member, Board of Education, Trenton, IQOI-14, member, Advisory Board Trenton School of Industrial Arts, New Jersey Judicial Council, New Jersey Society Sons of Revolution, New Jersey Historical Society. 33 Q Mullah on the faculty Would you like a short vacation From the cares of mundane things? Would you like to listen, spell- bound, While you watch a man draw rings ? Then just take this invitation That you turn your steps our way, And direct them to the Law School, - And get ready for the play. First of all, We have a teacher Who is not unknown to fame, Who's a friend of Teddy Roose- velt's- Doctor Lewis is his name. You must pay most strict atten- tion To the things he has to say, Or you WO11,t know how to an- swer What he wants, in just his way. For he'll tell you of his Dexter, He's a most amazing horse, Who is sometimes worth a for- tune From his speed upon the course. And perhaps he'll mention Beppo, VVho's the best known of his dogs g Or mayhap he'll speak of An- tome, And his multi-colored hogs. For he has a large assortment- A menagerie, in fact- And he is not loath to use them When he hasn't got an Act, Which he hopes the next As- sembly ' Will adopt and make the law: just at present We've been strug- gling With the worst you ever saw. Introduce now, his Aunt Betsy, She's his wealthy, good, old auntg Ev'ry week or so she leaves him Rich as Croesusg but he can't Like a spendthrift use the money, For it is a sacred trust, For Clarissa, his pet mammal- When he knew it, how he cussed. Elephants, you know, are healthy And as long lived as can be, So you really cannot blame him, For you'd do the same-"Di you see ?" But his little hour is finished: Visitor, you now must move To the courts of Billey Mikell- At an argument he's smooth, And as soft and gently spoken As all men that you e'er saw, 'Till he hears it said that "each man Is presumed to know the law." For the Dean will surely catch you If you try to work the bluff That you have the case all ready, And you soon will cry, "Enough" If you want some real good pointers How to make a "coffin-nail," See the Dean-he rolls 'em quickly, And has ne'er been known to fail. Then we have for your inspec- tion, Francis Bohlen, dubbed "Me Lordnz Has a wondrous flow of lan- guage- Runs the Compensation Board. He can talk more loud and clearly ' Than the best prof in the land, And can use such faultless Eng- lish That some fail to understand. But for him you have to hurryg If you chance to come in late, Well, the wiser course is not to: In the hall you'd better wait. For at repartee he's skillful, And he sure can "bawl you out," And as you can make no answer The result is not in doubt. just the opposite is Amram: His reproof is soft, yet keen, And the laugh is on the tardy- For our mirth we never screen. Even tho' as skillful lawyers We appear at Practice Court, We are ready with our laughter VVhen some classmate gives us sport. But perhaps you're in some trouble, Want a case you cannot find: Billy Loyd is always ready With advice both sound and kind. l And you never need to falter In the fear that you will bore, For his office is an instance , Of the always "Open Doorf' There is also Mr. Keedv. He's the God of Bills and Notesg As a subject for Cremation I-Ie'd have scored a lot of votes. But at last we know him better Since our banquet Qwhich we boastj, When he answered to "The Ladies" With a most inspiring toast. And the mention of the Ban- quet, Owen Roberts brings to mind, How he bossed the whole as- semblage . With a wit, now sharp, now kind. We will ne'er forget his watch- word, CI-low it echoes and it ringsj. "Will you PLEASE have much LESS order? Robert Owens, next will sing." And those long two hours on Thursdays, VVhen we learned of gifts and wills, Towards the ending of the ses- sion :Twas like taking bitter pills. For the spring was in the class- room, And our minds were oft afield, Yet he held us all attentiveg Laws of Property, unsealed. There's a course called Legal Ethics, Teaches much we need to know, And itls really quite instructive, Only most of us donlt go. Brown can take the hardest question, H And with patience slow but sure, Clarify its hardest sentence, And a meaning plain secure. And, indeed, if you write short- hand, Copy down each word and phrase, You won't have to read a text- book, And need never do a case. If you like to read long cases And can stand late evening hours, You should calculate your chances, Also husband up your powers. And prepare Supreme Court cases Which the Constitution teach: Bikle likewise shows how Car- riers May be brought within the reach Of the courts, by proper pro- cess, Plus sure knowledge of the law, For if you forget the statutes Youlll be fooling with a saw. There are some you've not in- spected Cn this tour around the halls, But perhaps you'll make another And return within these walls. But as hosts you'll have some others, For the Class of Seventeen Will depart from out these por- tals, For our work all Ht and keen. Yet we still will have a fondness For the days of classroom work, And the Faculty who taught us Knotty points to never shirkg That we ne'er should leave a problem Once we've taken up the grindg And that tho' we oft are weary, The reward we'll sometime hnd. And at last We make our entry In the world of "working" men, Wliile we make our heartfelt farewells To the days at dear Old Penn. :Qc ---- 000 The ifaisturp nf the liam btbnnl - Q N I78Q the first effort was made to establish a professor- il-5 Ship of law in the University of Pennsylvania. The ' , Q choice fell upon james Wilson then at the height of his reputation as a leader of the b-ar, but better known as a 'H f? member of the convention that framed the Constitution W of the United States, and later as an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. The course of study was planned to cover three years and con- sisted of three lectures a Week at 6 P. M. with a special course on Saturday. The opening lecture was delivered on December 17, 1790, before a distinguished audience, including President and Mrs. Washington, members ofthe Cabinet and Congress as Well as city officials and judges. The first course was carried to a successful conclusion, but in the second year the course was abandoned and no law degrees were conferred during the incumbency of Mr. Wil- son. No successor to james Wilson was appointed until january 7, 1817 when Charles Willing Hare, Esquire, was elected professor. He delivered his introductory course in that year, but, before the second course could be delivered Mr. Hare's health gave way and, once more, there was a vacancy in the chair of law. There was nothing strange about this failure to establish law courses in the University at this early date. Similar attempts in other universities also resulted in failureg even Chancellor Kent's lectures failed to attract students. The public at this time did not demand a scien- tifically educated barg some little reading with practical experience in an office was regarded as the best qualification for practice. 1 In 1850 the Law School of the University of Pennsylvania was finally and permanently established with the election as professor of George Sharswood, then judge of the District Court of Phila- delphia. judge Sharswood enjoyed a reputation for both learning and urbanity and it was his personality that drew students to his lectures and placed the school on a firm foundation. In 1852 two additional professors were added, Peter McCall and E. Spencer Miller. On july 2, 1852 the first public commencement of the school was held when degrees were conferred in law. At this time the 37 University was located on Ninth Street between Market and Chestnut, the site of the present Federal building. When, however, the site was purchased by the United States Government and the University moved to West Philadelphia, the Law School also moved with it and the Faculty was still further increased. During this early period the teaching force was drawn entirely from distin- guished members of the bench and bar among whom may be men- tioned Hon. J. I. Clark Hare, a pioneer of the History of Con- tract Law, and George Tucker Bispham, F.sq., whose work on Equity has become one of the most popular text-books of the coun- try. During this period the success of the school depended alto- gether on the personality of the teaching force. The system of instruction was by lecture, there was no library and no accommo- dation for the students. It was during this time that the law clubs were established which have played such an important part in the Law School work. 'In 1886 through the generosity of the family of George Biddle, the Law School Library was founded as a mem- orial to his memory and at this time it was decided that better accommodations were needed, if the school was to keep in the van of legal education. In 1887 the school moved to Broad and Chestnut Streets and occupied the sixth floor of the building then known as the Girard Building, now as the Franklin National Bank Building. Here the library was installed and in the following year, 1888, the course of instruction was increased from two to three years. The Faculty was further increased to nine professors and three fellows, one elected each year from the graduating class. By 1895 the number of students in the department had so increased that there was no longer room for them in the space occupied in the Girard Building. By the courtesy of the city the school -was per- mitted to occupy quarters in the historic buildings in Independence Square. Lecture rooms were provided in the small roo-ms about Independence Hall and, for a time, lectures were delivered in the room once used as a meeting place of the First House of Repre- sentatives of the United States, the scene of the Washington second inauguration. The general quarters of the school were in the old Criminal Court Building, II5 South Sixth Street, now removed. At this time all the professors of the school were still members of the bench or active bar. In 1896 a departure was made when Dr. William Draper Lewis was elected dean of the school with the understanding that he give all time to academic work. Many impor- tant changes now took place. All applicants were required to show that they had sufficient preliminary training to admit them to the college department, a requirement then as high as the standards of other leading law schools. For two years this requirement de- creased the registration but by the third year it was back again 38 to normal. Students were now required to attend eighty per cent of the lectures each year, and the third year subjects were gradu- ally niade elective. About this time, too, the American Law Regis- ter, now the University of Pennsylvania Law Review, was adopted as the official publication of the Law School and has ever since been conducted by student editors supervised by the Faculty. But in many ways the most important change of the early part of this period of the department's history was its removal to its present quarters in West Philadelphia. Cn February 21st and 22nd, 1900, in connection with the Founder's Day exercises, the new building was dedicated. Many notable guests were present at the University at that time, includ- ing Justice I-Iarlan, representing the United States Supreme Court, Gerard Brown Finch, 'representing the Cambridge Universityg Sir Charles Arthur Roe as Gxford's representative. Oscar Soliman Straus, United States Minister to Turkey, Wu Ting Fang, Chinese Ambassador to the United States, were present, as well as many distinguished educators. The entertainment of the guests was arranged by committees of the Law Association of Philadelphia, the Lawyers' Club of Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Bar Asso- ciation. In the course of the two days several notable addresses were delivered and the whole occasion was one such as to be remembered for a long time by the University and its friends. The progress of the Law School was not to cease, however, with its establishment in its splendid new quarters. Since that time many important changes have taken place which have kept the school continuously abreast of the leading law schools. , Among the helpful features of the modern courses are the auxiliary lectures, these were begun in 1907. The Law School is now fortunate also in possessing a large collection of important legal works. In fact, the growth and development of our law library should be a source of pride to every Pennsylvania man. In 1896 it contained 10,276 volumesg in just three and a half years it increased to 22,0005 at the present time there are 58,000 volumes on its shelves. These include complete sets of English and Amer- ican reports, Colonial reports, Scotch reports, Canadian reports, the I-Iawaiian reports, Austrian reports and many sets of periodi- cals both English and American, also about 3,000 Treaties, Treas- urer's decisions, Patent reports, Bar Association reports, Ordi- nances, Digests and Statutes, and a collection of works on Roman and Civil Law. It is interesting to note thatthe average age of the student body has no-t varied very greatly since IQOO. In that year it was 21.2. This year it is 21.4. The age limit of twenty years went into effect in 1908. For a time it caused a. slight decrease in the 39 registration, but in five years it was back once more to the normal. The largest enterlng class in the school's history was the entering class of 1913, there were 186 in that class. The geographical dis- tribution of the student body has been slowly but surely widening. Not so many students are coming from Philadelphia, in proportion to the numbers, more are coming from Pennsylvania at large, and more from outside the state than in the former years of the school. Some important changes in the Law School are of recent date. Tn 1914 Dr. Lewis was succeeded as dean by Professor Williani E. Mikell. In the fall of 1915 the entrance standard was raised to the requirement of a college degree. This requirement places the school among the three or four graduate law schools in the country. A course in Legal Ethics was also instituted in the third year. The change in the present requirements has, as was expected, greatly lowered the membership in the first year class. However, when prospective law students have adapted themselves to the new requirements, no doubt we will see, as in the past when requirements were raised, a gradual return to the normal number of students. It will be seen from this brief resume of the school's history that the University has from the beginning contributed nobly to the cause of legal education in America even in days when such ideas were unpopular and doomed to failure. Now public opinion demands a higher standard of character, education and efficiency on the part of its professional men. The pioneer work in the field of legal education by busy lawyers and judges, considering the scant support they received was splendidly done. Now, under more favorable conditions. we may confidently hope for still greater achievements in the future. W . Z lf ,K A n , 'i ' ? 9 rw, f 1- 1' -. g mu ' N22 X lflflilf f - gi Q: 5 ' fs 4 ' M f' ' 5 R., Q , , - X-Y-f xi f if -2 ff ggi X - Jff- ,A ..ff- Lf' 'fn 37-A - THE WW VVILLIAM MONTEITH ALLEN. Lansdowne, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Sep- tember 2, ISQIQ Lansdowne High Schoolg Penn State Col- lege, A.B.g Miller Law Club. NORMAN A. ALLEN. 1323 Singer Place. VVilkinsburg, Pa. Born, Pittsburgh, Pa., May I9 I8Q2j Westmilister College. JOHN CROMWELL BELL, JR, N. E. Cor. Twenty-second and Locust Sts., Philadelphia, Pa. AT Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Oc- tober 25, ISQZQ Episcopal Acad- emyg University of Pennsylva- nia, A.B.g Sharswood Law Club, Banquet Committee. HARRY E. APELER. 3537 North Broad St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Janu- ary I7, 1894, Central High School. MW 45 ff, fa fr 4?yf ff! 1 f 4 P 5.42 , -Z 'S 'Q Ggf-'Sv . A. :ff S: 1' We Q - -' ggi, f f' v.: ff 111255311 2 f '?z2f1'1:2i-.4 . ff f ,jffall If . X1 Afzswg ff H, 1-1 i X , '-"?!M- 022' 55' f ,d.'41""f'56Z-2 , .. .. f .ff ' 1 " ff Q 7 "QQ , e i .4045 v w' P K- ffsi 3:12 1 2 MARC AR MAND BILLETT. 3647 North Marvine St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philad l h' ep ia, Pa., No- vember I7, 18943 Central High Sehoolg McKean Law Club. 44 HARRY PRICE BET Topeka, Kan. ZER. ATA-fIDACIJ Born, Topeka Kan I r I '! IO! ISQIQ Topeka High School' University of Pennsylvania H are Law Club. 7 7 GEORGE R. BOURQUIN. Butte, Montana. AGCIJ Born, Helena, Mont., Decem- ber 23, 1893, Butte High School University of Michigan. RODNEY T. BONSALL. Glenolden, Pa. GX-f1DBK Born, Glenolden, Pa., August 19, 1893, Episcopal Acadeniyg University of Pennsylvania, A. B., Associate Editor of the Law Review H and HI, Miller Law Club, Banquet Committee. W Y 3 ,Q 1. 5, life M " A I if if lg 'f , , , A ,. 11.4 ' MM me 1 Er . f , ,.feE,,:.,' .L ,I m53442- 44.ES:g2f y , ' .CQ an .,f3ijw ygy if - 3 L' ' a j, X 4. A-5 f 1, ",. ' ,.' I. 1222: 4',a,.,3, 1 .. 3: -W2 -' 1 if I ,- 'pf yy,- . .13 ff - QQ, 0412- -.f 45 l l 'l li I ll U ORRIX E. Bow.:-3. 821 Linden St.. Allentown, Pa. ATQ-A952 Born. Allentown, Pa., Iune I2 1S91g Allentown Preparatory Schoolg Muhlenberg Colleffe Miller Law Club. 6 LESTER BOWMAX. Dunbar, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Oc- tober 24. 18955 Dunbar High Schoolg Associate Editor of the Record. A V, ,, , EDWARD DAVIS. - 3131 Columbia Ave., Philadelphia, Pa. KIDEII Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Iune 27, 18935 Central High Schoolg University of Cincinnati, B.H.5 McKean Law School. JOHN ATLEE CRYDER. Acacia. Bloomsburg, Pa. Born, Bloomsburg, Pa., Feb- ruary 4, 1889, Bloornsburg State Normal Schoolg Syracuse Uni- versity, Kent Law Club. 4-5.-7 " ' ' ' :ua-, V .,,e , , ur- .P TM' 95 '-- ,, : .,,A..,.g,, .wg by . Nw-, f .,..f:2f - 2+ I :Zi , , ,.v ,f.1Q,-' 7 .,, ,.- - A, 4 fl ,lfzgr 1 fm,-I f l , . if f 1- ly?.,2 ,'-Q1 I 4 f3f4i'fi ' ., 'ff ' L L 47' ANDREW 1. DUCH, JR. 712 South Broad St., Trenton, N. Born, Trenton, N. I., Septem- ber 15, I8Q4Q Trenton High School. RAYMOND K. DENWORTH. Philadelphia, Pa. QJKNII-AEP-fIJA1IJ Born, Williamsport, Pa., April 13, I887j West Chester State Normal Schoolg Swarthmore College, A.B.g Sharswood Law Clubg Associate Editor of the Law Review Hg Editor-in-Chief of the Law Review H15 First Year Honorsg Second Year Honors. 48 L. VVALLACE EGAN. 5631 Vlfyalusing Ave., West Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Oc- tober 3, 13945 Central High Schoolg University of'Pennsyl- vaniag Varsity Debating Teamg Second Prize, Frazier Debate. EUGENE EDELSTEIN. Lansford, Pa. EX Born, Lansford, Pa., April 15, 18905 Conway Hallg Dickinson College, Ph.B. ' VINTON FREEDLEY. 1830 Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., No- vember 5, 189Ig Groton Sehoolg Harvard College, A.B.g Shars- Wood Law Clubg Class Treas- urer Hg Associate Editor of the Law Review IH. LOUIS Roy JOSEPH FENERTY. 2618 East Thompson St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Sep- tember 9, 13943 St. j'oseph's Preparatory Schoolg St. joseph's College, A.B.g Kent Law Clubg Class Treasurer HI. DAVID LEEDOM GERMAN, JR. 2520 Columbia Ave., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, North VVales, Pa., Sep- tember II, 18935 Central High School. CLARENCE PATTON FREEMAN. St. Davids, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., july 29, ISQZQ St. Luke's Sclioolg Haverford Preparatory Schoolg Princeton University, B.S.g His- torian of the Classy Associate Editor of the Record. MARK LANGFORD GREELEY. 3204 Diamond St. Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., june 27, 1894, Central High School, Kent Law Club, Associate Edi- tor of the Record. JOHN I. GOLDBERG. IIO8 North Sloan St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Moscow, Russia, March 25, 1892, Southern High School 534' ,Qs J ,ifibs ag33?'L'f has-ws, 'Ex our fl f 9 ff, A I fyfgrp Jfff' 2' 'X fwf uw ,QQ 'f lf , gs 4 V, , 290 , y .V af 1 44 5' if Q ,N f W if X356 f X fv -g.5fZ-,mx ",.15..Q .S:2131:5:5sWL f A ' -w,,1,:W41-::,:f-?5?- - '-' N' f 1 H V-:wi -4 fa'-, - - ,: , ,413 ,gvffz ' 1 r ' Life -W- 'E , V T. 'f":,.f:114' Q45 , - ,- 'cf . gf ' A -o f '.,j.f XX ,f wif 91: 7I:3,.-..s'fl'7fZ5'if . , - V f af 3 :ff-. ", ' ,-' 46,15 .-"o5f:,lL-A-:ga-' 1 - ' . , , M 1.3 f rl f X x ly He'1':r,Ji' 4' f . V- 1, fw a-fffisw :fy M , , ,, ,, -M, , ' , 'muy , ,, 4 ,,' 4 . iv' we f - , - l 1f,lxv ' .. 'z 2 s , ,1', f' jfVQ'yfu 'if "' D W 'f ,F 2... OSEPH GREENBLATT. 'H' MARTIN I If Vineland, N. st Born, Vineland, N. I., Augu B 'dffeton High School. V 5, 1894, U . ,Wig V ff' fff"' ff ff 'S ,fy I7 My I , 1 f ff 45 Z,?S'4fY 67 7 X 4ff Iy ,,5,, M ,M , Y .., A vu- f 1'--4 , M-:f21 . -' if: ' .1-'ff ,fz +- fqf' ' 'E -JTEWIEFIPQE f 4 . ' 1- .gf:3.2g515s, ...V,- ,av ,..,,,.,...., , yy' ' sffjjfia ' - f ner., 1. ' 1 :3"p:,a' 1 ' ,. 72' , .'f"!gQf-' 5425 W I ,pg :mimi ,JMX ,f . -a w, 'ff 1 ef - . f 2 r Q.""f'. ,. fl ,,1f'1 f- 7 ALEXANDER MEIGS HAIG. Merehantville, N. I. KA Born, Virginia, February 8, 18925 Penn Charter School, University of Pennsylvania, B. S., Hare Law Club. Lil 53 CALDWELL HILL HARRIS. 1203 East First St., Duluth, Minn. ATA-CIJAKIJ Born, Duluth, Minn., july 29, ISQZQ University of Pennsylva- niag Hare Law Clubg Chairman of the Banquet Committeeg Law Representative Houston Hall House Committee. EARLSTON L. HARGEL'-r. Frederick, Md. AX-AEP Born, Frederick, Md., April I8 I892g Frederick High School University of Pennsylvania, B S. in Ecom.g Hare Law Club Vice President of the Class I. 54 7 MILTON L. H131NTzL1f:AN. Fayetteville, Pa.. Born, Fayetteville, Pa., Octo- ber 23, ISQZQ Chambersburg High School, University of Pennsylvania, Miller Law Club. VVILLIAM C. HAYES. 2409 North Seventh St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., No- vember 14, 18925 St. joseph's College, AB., Kent Law Clubg Banquet Committee. RUDOLPH M. I-IIRSCHWALD. 1757 North Thirty-first St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Courtland, Russia, Tie- cember 27, ISQIQ Central High Schoolg School of Peclagogyg McKean Law Clubg Class Vice President II. ENOCH A. HIGBEE. Somers Point, N. I. AX Born, Somers Point, N. J., April 23, I8Q4Q Atlantic City High Schoolg University of Pennsylvania. WAYNE H. IRVINE. 509 North Fifty-eighth Pliilaclelphia, Pa. A9112 St., Born, Towancla, Pa., july 12, 18895 Towanda Hiffh S Hare Law Club. b chool 5 THOMAS LINUS I'IOBAN. 522 VVashington Ave., Scranton, Pa. AX Born, Scranton, Pa., Septem- ber 23, 18933 St. Thomas Pre- paratory Sclioolg Holy Cross College, A.B.g Wilsoii Law Clubg Associate Editor of the Law Review II and IH. if fx Z X fe f-fi?-'I I ,QQ -had sf'ff2f?f571 'I . P .Nr '.2-.19-fr., f J' . , 'isizfggi-vi-.1., l' tf'iA .2 'BY gig' X 2,X . ,takp " ,fi U V-N 1. .' V. M- N .else l , , 1? Qi' I .2:.f'i" 1 f 1 A it HARRY ELLIS KALODNER. , f ff' ff 55,717 v,.,,,.A, . V' 5, - ',.'r'57ff' ,,,,--I N- ' Q4 1 f ' Efffmpg 1:"9.l ,.f . ,X ig, igflgff-,A , ,gg , 'X " Q? if X aj 1 9,-,A 1 V X14 ob it e vp '54, ,QNX M if 1 ,Q Q GV", I7 I Z " Q 1 f ,' f f , c W A A If M! in if f 01" P5 1' f 7- it f l ia I ff- ,Z -' f ' ,ff J., J ,QW yy f - 1-ff, ,ffgnggf ff' ,ff If if - I , ,iffflff I X If 1 1 f , f f f., ,K uf ' if .w ,ff ,fx , QI, ff f 1 ,I ,f 7,21 f ff, 'wryfflf ' f pf .. , ! TOM KENNETT. Concordia, Kan. ATA-KDAQ Born, Concordia, Kang Wash- efferson College, B.S.g Hare Law Club. ington and I 58 School. 416 Federal St., , Philadelphia, Pa. B o r n, Philadelphia, Pa., March 28, 18945 Southern High .ff Q W: 0 if Aff f f f' ,ff 4 6 ff f f 13 K !,!fj,,f ff , 4,4 5:1 if XX! f ff f W5 , 55491 9' af " if ar A f 1 t if f, H 6 Q ze . f f 9 rf I W f ' 6 ,f f W .gf-, ,ff - 1 f Ebffiiiz-,-' f' f .ffqfaw , -f -ff . s' wiiwfiwevif' -W' , " ff '.:' I ,J f9:2i111Ca,2v -iw' r' ,. ,,,",1 ,,v- ,fry 3 C .flfvm . fi., yr ,f l .13 V,- 33425 ,. tj, ' 1 'W ,r. . ,' Q- ag' ' if fo' ,f,4 . ..i.i... ROBERT WILLIAM KINZIE. 237 West Springettbury Ave., York, Pa. fI2KNI1-CIDAQ Born, West River, Md., Sep- tember 26, 18945 University of Pennsylvaniag Hare Law Club. AA RON KRAVLTCH. Savannah, Ga. 4, 14 -9 rf f, :ve-:E-P279 Born, Savannah, Ga., Febru- x- ary 9, 18945 Savannah High ,Keg-' VM J . . . ,JV-,A ff,-wx Sehoolg University of Georgia. 'L AZ! ,f -,f,,,w f "" 1 ' "Ei 1 1,-:,.-g1,:2Q5:2s'a':-1-1 ' ' , , e ff If , , ezjimfg , wg-,' ,- .. - 'ff 7 '- 0: gf ,Turf Z., ,,g5g,Qg,,yMf' fri , 1 .1 .,,:,,.,g:g:,?I A " 4:- . 44,1 I-14:-, ,H -,-- 9, ff '! 436' -v If-ffgf . f, , ,,.f,,,,7,4, V. ,,, 44 ,, gf li , 59 Q,- 'FCTQE 1-L 22 ,af ' if U "ff 'riff ff f lf! f 1 I' ff , 5 . , I E ' . V' 21,1 . Ma- 55'-t'sf5.:, 'lffifl' . ?!. 'Z ,.,. A 'E-:IZ-vi-S5516-I-'-,' , 63:19. '- 0'.y,. 5252-3-'+I-P'-Q:5:-q:gZ:f+1g'g.'r ' 411-'rwv ' G fag" V 1 -':- -gg . ' .aff '-:Z?3:': f f: ' 1 -1591: ig? s:f'-.-- .:::La,:::::uv 5125 if-5-,Q f 'E'-F 1, - --Efliiff Q61 C f f"-ff' -,:fLC'.237 ' . JIMZEQIZT1 Z 'K ,,,i,H:,7,w7s.y- ,Avy ,pj:,1j,?:Z. e .,, .- - .,, Q, ,,,.-vvf., M 16:57 ff: ' Q.-2f9'7t?h"' , ,-Zyl: f.Wi:3"f 1 , fzjgqffgl' 41gf,,Zf.4f4Z., 'ij :'g,y.'?'fy45f'-ff , ,f 'iff' 4.55 ' ZW! 'f ,f ff '1'- .- Mmsr 1:-wah V ' 5fvy94vg.z fs 3, V' ' iff: 71 '. Z' rf, AQ ! -21,5 0 p' 7 mf f ,X 1 4 ' f ymyrssf , 'f T ' ,- f 4 JOHN LAURENCE LAYTON. Georgetown, Del. QACID Born, Georgetown, Dei, Feb- ruary 17, I8Q4Q Mercersburg Academy, University of Penn- sylvania, Miller Law Club. JOSEPH A. LAMORELLE. 3510 Baring St., Philadelphia, Pa. IPAQ Born, Wayiie, Pa., February 15, 1892, Georgetown Univer- sity, AB., Hare Law Club, President of the Class II. 69 i , HARRY LICHTMAN. 629 High St., Newark, N. Born, Newark, N. J., July 22, 18945 Newark Central High Schoolg McKean Law Club. CMISSD Rose LERNER. 210 West 83rd St., New York City Born, Dunafoldvar, Hungary, October 1 I, I8Q4Q Paterson High Schoolg Armitage Preparatory Schoolg Wee Too Legal Societyg Class Secretary I. W , D ROBERT CHARLES LIGGET. 4036 Walnut St., Philadelphia, Pa. KIJPA Born, Atlantic City, N. J., Au- gust 14, 1892, Friends' Select Schoolg University of Pennsyl- vania, B.S.g Hare Law Cluh. SIOSEPH HERMAN LIEBERMAN. I South Forty-third St., Philadelphia, Pa. EAM Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Sep- tember 6, 1894, Central High School, University of Pennsyl- vania, McKean Law Club. ' l EDWIN A. LUCAS. Philadelphia Pa. pm-:-vm:-2,4-: -. 7 K2 -QA? Born, Elgm, Ill., March 24, , 1892 3 Elgin H ig h School, ' Swarthmore College, AB. 5 , A Sharswood Law Clubg Associate l Editor of the Law Rev:eW Hg Case Editor of the Law Review i f f! H15 First Year Honors. FRANCIS JOHN MCCARTHY. Mahanoy City, Pa. Born, Mahanoy City, Pa July I2, ISQZQ Maher Prepara- tory School. 63 VVILLIAM BISHOP MCINTOSH. Amelia Apartments, Akron, Qhio. EX Born, Clinton, Ill., March 21, ISQZQ Culver Military Schoolg University 0 f Pennsylvaniag Hare Law Clubg University Glee Clubg Mask and Wig Club. JOHN VINCENT MiDONALD. Minersville, Pa. Born, Minersville, Pa., july 16, 1893. ALBERT JULIAN MARKS. 3Q Summer St., Hartford, Conn. Born, Hartford, Conn, june 29, 1894, University of Pennsyl- vania, McKean Law Club. JOSEPH MARINELLI. 1020 South Eighth St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., De- cember 3, 1892, Southern High Schoolg University of Pennsyl- vania, B.S. in Econ., Kent Law Club. V. RUSSEL MILLER. Waliiut 81 Marion Sts., Bridgeton, N. CIPEII Born, Philadelphia, Pa., April 6, 18943 Central High Schoolg University of Pennsylvania. BS. in Econg McKean Law Club. ISRAEL .EDWARD MASTER. 1845 North Thirty-first St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Feb- ruary I7, I8Q4Q Central High School 5 Banquet Committee. 66 THOMAS EWING MONTGOMERY VVay11esburg, Pa. A942-AECIP Born, 'VVaynesburg, Pa., Sep- tember 3, ISQIQ Wayrxesburg Academy, 'Waynesburg College, A.B.g Editor-in-Chief of Class Record, XN'ilso11 Law Club. 67 HENRY COLLIN M1NToN, IR. 440 Bellevue Ave., Trenton, N. I. A915 Born, St. Rapheal, Cal., Sep- tember 23, 1893, New jersey State Schoolsg Princeton Uni- versity, A.B.g Miller Law Club. ' :.-it-. r?' ' f f. ,+lf.wsv '1 , ,L . . .,' ., M3126 .la-aisles , . .ga 1- sfsfgaiw -1. 1, , A l 4 L -ipmfjiii2-w'E1.n-'54 an aim , , ei1-5-"veg z, , ' fsyif- -.2312 51291 "1 , A 3,:.a3:p-'-A,-33Maw,--zfpyy -.:.-g, I A , 1-I.. M-,-,.,,V:-,,-.ggmg,Mar 1 ,. ., W1-: K ' .- ,S a1,.,. I. : f-1 J li-2 : ' V. :2f,,f3,,5sj, V, ' -:rf " J 5, , a:.,,.l,:,QQ1w7,,W. W: ,1,,5fQ,,, if ,fllsg gi "','f:A:1Ef af-A f yqggjfzb a1fz.:'? .wa N , ,,,g,, ., ,. qfvei? ke V: i:- .was --' .f--A 'L 1 1. 1 fffagf- " P 'if ' Q55 ' "" iftle --ugly H-iQ:'t . " 52+ -f -LAL -" 1' - -A294 3- m :I 31,-. 'iw afneq-1 a f? 5 ,F 1152? A , W, L, ..4:.-Ru, ,JL , - - M ww- - I A X N , 1.-V PHILIP FREEDMAN NEWMAN. 3011 Diamond St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Sep- tember 21, I895g Central High Schoolg Associate Editor of the Law Review H15 Vice President of the Class III. lV.l:ARSI-IALL H, MORGAN- 1955 North Second St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Feb- ruary 2, 18943 Central High School. ff f-7' ,, Z f r ff get 5 ,sizes 'Y ,f'fi?? 'ffw f W JW? ' ' "'r??56EfQ56 , . ,w--1,5-g,: i - Fir -- ' 2 - ' . ' ' it--A A :elf 411 y - H I 3 A .- - mfg.. If., , - -:,.::f,5f. ,-.,.,g: X 'EJ -- we-. N-'Y Grp' '03 af 11- f V -4- , , . - ' ', , " 3 V . ' .?"-SQ-?'sf - , . AQ .- -. A, X :vxx mf, .V ye s, -Q.. I" fy- ' ' C f -' ' i",f17 ,:' Y' ' , .. 1' . - 'S , K' - , .ve H f ,rv , -S5 ,unypg ,525 1L,Z3g3..3.3Q":' .I '- g A5 tfflivf - e lla' - FL 'Z ' ,i:,j,,r-,P , 4v4,:,Z'5W5v g ,2g?Z59fff:Vf 4 fm , , ,fn .f . , , , , X 1 . , ROBERT W. GWENS. Tyrone, Pa. 1I1KNI1-QNE Born, Tyrone, Pa., July 23, I8Q2Q Franklin Sz Marshall Pre- paratory Schoolg Franklin 81 .Marshall College, Ph.B.g Miller Law Clubg Associate Editor of the Law Review Hg President of the Class HI. 69 ARTURO ORTIZ DE LANDAZURI DEL TORO. Ponce, Porto Rico CIBXA Born, Ponce, Porto Rico, No- vember I8, 18945 Ponce High School. .. 1 - , l OSCAR A. RABASA. Mexico City, Mexico, Born, Mexico City, Mexico, February 27, 1894, Brown Pre- paratory Schoolg Mexican Na- tional College, AB. 70 WILLIAM HANNIS PEROT. Bala, Pa. ZNII Born, Bala, Pa., September 5, 1893, Yeates School 3 University of Pennsylvania, A.B. 5 Shars- wood Law School, Student-ab Large. VV. FOSTER REEVE, 111. Moorestown, N. 1. Born, Camden, N. I., July 23, 1892 3 Episcopal Academy 5 Grennecy Schoolg Princeton University, Litt.B.g Sharswood Law Clubg Associate Editor of the aw Review Il and IH, First Year Honors. JOSEPH L. REDDAN. II3 West State St., , Trenton, N. IIJAG Born, Trenton, N. j'.,'ApriI 27, 1892, Trenton High Schoolg Lafayette College, Wilson Law Club, Cap and Gown Committee. I r um er K. ? 9 , r M6 1 .ff +241-sw :1:,mae'2f ,- N. .V .'A1f4liMf77 311 95 . .,::ss:5-ygzzcfm.arf A, 'iff' Qafgs - fx 12452: if hype, - - ,- agar 31 mxxff- 5 , 'M,r:'.g A AN-fwzf x gl ,235 " ' ffl-,J -:iff --5 I Z ,,ggfN. .., 3, , 4, gf ,mf rf: jg. .ggggf y ,125 " , , ' . Q 'G " Sv ,ss:E'ff"'- ,, - f .- ,fl , i f ,F fx fx 21 if fi mfg Z PAUL M. ROBINSON. Greensburg, Pa. ' KPZK , Born, Greensburg, Pa., Goto- 18925 Greensburg High ber 26, School, Wilson Law Club, Uni- versity of Pennsylvania. PAUL 1'lERl3ERT REIGNER. 818 North Third St., Reading, Pa. X115-KIUAQD Born, Reading, Pa., September 12, 1893, Franklin Sz Marshall College, A.B.g Sharswood Law Club, Associate Editor of 'the Law Review H and IH, Chair- man, Cap and Gown Committee. MAURICE SAETA. 1322 South Fifth St. Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Louisville, Ky., August 21, ISQZQ Central High Schoolg University of Pennsylvania, B. S.g McKean Law Club. JOHN CURTIN RUNKLE. 1605 Christian St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., May 2, 18923 Franklin Sz Marshall Academyg University of Penn'- sylvania, B.S.g Hare Law Club.- Y WALTER C. SCHWAB. 2250 Catherine St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Au gust 9, 1893g Brown Prepara- tory School g Kent Law Club. HAROLD DURsToN SAYLOR. Pottstown, Pa. ZW-QBK-QAQ Born, Pottstown, Pa., july IS, ISQZQ Hill Schoolg Yale Univer- sity, A.B.g Sharswood Law Clubg President of the Tennis Associationg Vice President of the Christian Association for the Law Schoolg Associate Editor of the Recordg Associate Editor of the Law Review III. JXRTHUR R. SEWAL1.. 1206 Pine St., Philadelphia, Pa. ZXI1 Born, Joplin, Mo., January 30, ISQI 3 Salisbury Schoolg Yale University, A.B.g Sharswoocl Law Club. LOUIS PENNINGTON SCOTT. 158 South Pennsylvania Ave., Atlantic City, N. J. AX Born, Atlantic City, N. I., April 17, 1893 5 Merccrsburg Academy. ' Wise w -QQ, XX.: 3 W9 A, ..,., ' .wQHg"3 , '-MFQRJ ,Q :W-11m ' fr.- W gg N3.g.ii,, ,259 fn J T , 1 :Q gg, .-me--511 , .'3,y,3g.' '-351: :':r, Nz' ' 3E35W'.wQW' 5?W?w mam Wm- f Eynv 5:-1F1'.5'4?,. Yin, .Q Q N ,f - Cfliiqli' La 1: . 5... Iiffzifi' 2 S :E E., Q 159455 XP . 'ik .. , r 'i 1 211. ,mfs-'B. ,' A Q' ,:maww 1 ir 'EWU J ,1,.5f,r,. f EDWARD G. SHMIDI-1E1s1zR. 2829 Diamond St., Philadelphia, Pa. AT Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Octo- ber 20, IS93g Central High Schoolg University of Pennsyl- vaniag Hare Law Clubg Class Secretary IHg Assistant Busi- ness Manager of the Record. FRANK L. SHALLow. 3631 Hamilton St., Philadelphia, Pa. CIPACIJ Born, Philadelphia, Pa., No- vember I6, 18885 Central High Schoolg School of Pedagogyg University of Pennsylvania. 76 VVILLIAM VVALLACE SMITH. Clearfleld, Pa. fIPA2D Born, Clearfield, Pa., june 1890 3 Princeton Uuiversi Litt.B.g Hare Law Clubg Ass ciate Editor of the Record. ty, CLAUDE C. SMITH. Swartl11T1o1'e, Pa. TAO-KIJAQ-AEP Born, Shelburn, lnd.g Novem - ber 14, 18885 Shelburu High School 5 Central No-1-mal College, B.S.g Svvarthmore College A,B.g Miller Law Club. .- ,A . . , fl., . ,ff-2 lx 12, 44 ' 42 if M1 , ff 5' , 1 . ,f 2 , , 0 ,fr f , f 4 , V Eggg w-' ,,::v.5"j,A.j-.,:.',:' , . X-:ff.1:,. A-if-. .. .H-eV:-. , e - ui' ?f"',iL . .My ,5153E'af' lf ff..-. ff ,. -4, if 'Cziflf ' 1. 1' Kei?" ,i,J'- ffl? t ,',4fzgQV' 4: 1 ' I' l v,j.,4 Ffa ,-1 ,- 1 AL, -a,f.Ag ',2v, N, 'Y ' 1 O if f l' f C, ff ,fd gf ff - , x ' ll A Rx 1 f x 'Q Af' fffxjl f 77 A. LEONARD SPORKIN. BENJAMIN SORK. 230 Pine St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Ianp- ary 27, 13945 Southern High School, Cap and Gown Commit- TSB. 'Aft 1308 North Seventh St., M Y I Philadelphia, Pa. W, Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Au- i'iV.i guSt 24, 18943 Central High 26 A School. ' .mga:z'2fsf:fEfh-'frll'-1cr. 'GF ' ' iiilefffg--' ' ' f ,W ,w a 12. f . yff? f eifff:-V 5 , 'f , 45:2 A I 3 V 'J ' ' :. if' '19, 3, lax W, , ,i ,A NTf?:,Zi,f, -' 6.1 4 EDWARD J. SWOTES. 3005 Berks St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., Janu- ary 19, 18953 Southern High High Schoolg Business Manager of the Record. MAURICE WALTON SPORKIN. 1308 North Seventh St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., July 17, 13935 Central High School. , f'f,,':4ja,f:, .-,yt ' . in 4 Q ,L W ffl f jfgf f ff 597m QQ ' ff Q Q' If I 1 mi ' In ,. ..,. ,V ,.,, gf,f,.,i'g',r1,ff3,'1ff.' 3 vgwfcg-, , ,fra ,4f54f,4,.r,.Qg, 3'-113, -, ,vayvimw V .-' .. 7 g 7 W' ,Q '72 " N H-2 7, 1 ,f . rg., ' U i 'A -fn ' ' ,V ., f-me-f f f zfzefi ,f 1 q,.iavi,,w ff'-'tsl -V ,, 4 " ?f'1i.?"" -ff f , ' i ff, '14, V ff 1 ' ' 'ff 52 ' 1 -,iff 46 -1,5 I ,Q-1 1 J, V ' j. ' ,413 i WL?" 35. 1 1 . fprfpz 1-:..1 f- 411' ' ' 'ff 14 1 ! 2 , 1 ' ? - ', 14.1.-5 ,, ,z' ,, ,gif 12+ ff ' 191' 'Z-if -"A fyjn-,f . ' ,aff EDWARD A. TOBIN. 319 Linden St., Camden, N. J. Born, Mount Carmel, Pa., Au- gust 5, I8Q4Q Camden High Schoolg Kent Law Club. w PAUL E. THOMAS. Meadville, Pa. GFA Born, Meadville, Pa., August 12, ISQZQ Allegheny College, A. B.g Wilson Law Club, Banquet Committee. Q0 fan' is .19 Q. -V" - 'v:1:.:: . 2",r'- , 'Sg.g.J9"'-'W i'GL2:f3:3.7:'1'-:',.5F .C ,Q J'!:2E5f'? .-if E?EEE'5i2:fE'5EiIv:1Q2'ifEf. ' Qi'-X -we :Qi-grief? 'Aft ff- WN -H ' .wa-:::v gh., 1-is X ""' , -. qw 145 - 4- .f Q I , A il-' V 3 I X, ' XVI' xb 4 -. ,pany u-H b l in x , 4 'iffy' 4 ,f'? f 1 1' I I MERVYN RUSSEL TURK. 522 Broad St., Chester, Pa. Born, Baltimore, Md., ISQZQ De Lancey School. BARTHOLOMEW P. TONER. 2525 North 23rd St., Philadelphia, Pa. Born, Philadelphia, Pa., De- cember 8, 18945 Catholic High School. A ' .P " w ff if f ,gy- if 1 of Q X A' 'ffl If y ,, , ' , 9? . ,W sf' Gy 'sf W A234 V ,V 'WK' 'ff - . ,M W . . , Y., ,. . -25" 51 4.11 "1 , .. . 4 4 2-lv, AAI, z 3425: 43. 28 ' "SA-.-EL r " ' ,.2gQ,'i . 'Tu -, "' .: .:. .'..45iiZ215Q5,f'gL. -3514.1 -., - . :iii- ..12-er-' . J ' 13.5, 'ci 156236 ,051 "Q-7 - .3 l x fif : 11? ' 1. ff 'Z 'if --F ff? If -zu , 5f zk:y'lg,- ' iffy , ' :, 2' f wo, 17" 93: . f4V .0 ' -ffl. fu , vi 7 ' Vg . f 8l wiv if 9 fzx ffl' QMS' 'W' 5 Z ,ttf J 'X ' Iii. 515. 4' ' 1215. dz'-1. L . 1 -v-- 1 -:,.3::.,- '- wa,'.5.'.':j:1:g5:5:r'-' 5' , . Q, "W "':?rE1Ef,'.,-:-:-,-:,.-.EfI':'5F211fgg - 3 f 5" " W. , " " 1.21.1-' " 3' J 'rl f ,L3g.'ff,.::5::. . V f: ' Qi ' , f I I , CHARLES ELLSWORTH VOGEL. 417 Clay Ave., Jeannette, Pa. QA9 Born, Pittsburgh, Pa., Febru- ary 16, 18915 Allegheny College, A. B.g Wilson Law Club. JOSEPH VARBALOW. 2618 River Ave., Camden, N. I. Born, Russia, January I5 18943 Camden High School. 82 . wfayf"Q.'A' if 451 . -2 fy vb: ' 4.. " '- , ., L ,,.,,., f M' 7 J 14' ' " ' " Eff- J , ' lr 'fi' 1 ,fcfaf " ,-fa' ' xg, f f fa! ,r W f 0 J , M, ,go , K 1 Q v X ff' ff ga f f X we X f I 1 if ,f 0 ,ll f if If 'f ' ll 1-x, Ml X! 'Q LK ' .Af 2 1 4 f 7 ffi 5- 0 ' xi, -,xy 5' HX fn ,I ',,c,.. , N. .F ff 4 Ai M 'tx I .1 Q 7 X X iff' f I M v x ' fo gg--. f 1 I w"7 i , f uf X C N.-1 ' 173 4 -I as WN11, ff z 1 V5 . CARLETON BRADDOCK WEBB. 22 Centre St. H , adclonfield, N. I. Born, Haddonhelcl N , . I., July 21, ISQIQ Haddonfield High School, University of Pennsyl- vania, VVilson Law Clubg Class Treasurer Ig Associate Editor of the Law Review III, Assistant Business Manager of the Rec- ordg Baseball Manager, 2, 3. 83 LLoYD F. WEA VER. Clarion, Pa. Born, Clarion, Pa., Januar 18,18 - ' ' Y 94, 011 City High Sehool, Clarion Normal School. I . rf' 1 X 7 f ff f Z2 ,Me ,., ,.,.. , My 1... .1 - ' 2 ,5 x .., , f X ff f Z 1 I 'J 4 f X4 , if , , ,Q fb' fax I Zz, A3132 . "7'9'l:f- V' q..1f1.: 425' fi we f .A -064 Xia' e fa-"-xy-ww? X 1 2 - -' '..-..,:a:i1:'s's'fwho , , ,4 if if 1-13: 15:-ig. vc., Q, f , lil my .f2?55fz2f"' , f . ,May ..',f,.z 'rf' .9'Z': ' :."217 ? if ,ff " . Hg -ff ,Y Q ' f 9535- . 21 .3 - ' 4- ,z 1- .V EQZ1 V. 1, 1- . ' ,ff'ff,f?-43 I 5 Q 1 ' -f . - ,fa 'E , " V! ' ff-ff. 1' 4 f f flea, ' ,gf - ff' . Q44 'Z' 1 1. I' ' . f-il ' f 42+ - if g If ac N 5 Q av Q Y , 12 4 M QE ,N Q sr Q a 5' gg , ' it ,Q " P K C'- 'B it I4 7 K R6 2, 4314.52 fe 3 ' ,V 5 4:-5,,,e. .' 1. V -fri M ,.- ,M f., , A,1,-.ya . eg-41.4 - 4? , X' ' -sf-'QQva't1i.-1' 1'-'ri--1 - . 4 V" 7 15" .a K 1- -113.-ffr -1. 'X 426'-'1 , 5 ,x ..- " :j..2pf.1, ,, , w -:g11:e2?:f44' , 4 V 2- ,zz-4,:f:fQ' ' 'K 'f X ' 'iw I ,253 .. - , ..-we , '11-1, -. , ,..,.r:-,.:',,,7' .4. ' 4 f" V: GEORGE PHILIP WILLIAMS, IR. 105 E. Stewart Ave., Lansdowne, Pa. GX-AEP Born, Chicago, Ill., April 15, 1893, Evanston Academy, Uni- versitv of Pennsylvania, A. B.g Class President lg Varsity De- bating Teamg Associate Editor of the Record. MARCUS HOWARD WEISMAN. 345 Willow St., Waterbury, Conn. Born, Hartford, Conn., janu ary 25, 18943 McKean Law Club, Banquet Committee. T' f ff f 'i I A Qi ,gay Z, pg: 3 1 f ffl: 222' fix XNX54 we pw ff m Q ,X N ig, as , 5 9 a Av 1 A5 r W4 iff ak 17 w e X 6, as sig Q 34 '23 f S 1 Marx fy . Q , W ,- 1 52 Wi m . ' - A " '-115+ , 4 f' if' i I ,H t a f", f 4 , ' .4-:1 1 -C f 0,4372 ..,,,,1 .,l .- "f - 52" ,ff ,fl r 1 9 ' , -fy ,x A55 4' ,fe-"W-1 .- .1 ,raw f .f,: f' .:af' :aff --A ' Q Q, 'giief-by I "ef f . .if EF," ' n S . . w , N.. -l il ?" 'ye' y i ,f -.J-X, ' , BARNIE WLNKELMAN. 6725 Rising Sun Lane, Philadelphia, Pa. E.LL. PBK EAM Central High Schoolg Har- vard College, AB., IQI4Q 25th january, I894g Phi Beta Kappa 3 McKean Clubg Law Review, 2, 3, Record Board, Order of the Coif Chess Club. 85 ydxsii. V '- 4, 5, A inf 4 if' Q 119 1 ff 47' f, , ff 1 rf ff I fffffff ff, 71471 f u I W K Ing!!! J ww f::::1yL 'g5.'.'.'1 fs-53551 ' .. '. -'A' ' il" Q 1.3. T221 . f 4-'bf' 'Z . f ff " r -' Q-12421 -11-. -.: ,fr f 424' - U, Qfwzzfaa If 4.1 gL?'f:,a7' 'if f V-frffifzf' , f A . ,..v ,:, ,,- --.fwwflrd-5, 1,5 'f ff" U 41 , ,,f-,pfzggf 714- ' ff4fr21m+.fa45 4 1 rfagfrfwihf - gg, 'A-,-rmf,-2 - - 3.'.-:gg 4,4 .,' . f 'i-iff, ,-Q4 i - f 3 1 fa,-'fi ' ' if x - fiai' 1 ,. 4' f C ff fi, fg- 'i5:'S7?l535ii6l i C . ir 1' f -fu -2--'21 .1 i ' Wil, 4 A f ' uf' " . MORTON WITKIN. 329 N, 7th si., Philadelphia, Pa. AEP Born, Philadelphia, Pa., May 1, 18945 Central High Schoolg University of Pennsylvaniag Varsity Debating Team. Ilaisturp uf the Qlllass of 1917 By CLARENCE FREEMAN One hundred and sixty-six blithe and ignorant students, we came to Law School in September, IQI4, to form the Class of '17 LAW. We were cosmopolitan, democratic and international. Our first troubles aside from the price of books were our vac- cination certilicates that the LAW required us to have before we could be enrolled as members of the University, which we procured by diverse methods. We wondered in those days of intellectual infancy why the Law was called dusty, but on our first visit to the stacks the weight of it and the dust settled upon us to such a degree that you could fairly hear one student ask the other, "Did you say you came Clean from Pittsburgh P" Work began, at least officially. The class buzzed and read its newspapers in reference to the European war, which was then in its infancy, and had a much more live interest than law. Mr. Loyd taught Civil Pro, one of the most unique subjects in the first year, whereby we contracted the habit of wandering into class about Io-15' minutes late, which on one occasion irritated Mr. Bohlen so much that he called us names and on another occasion he threatened to stop teaching. The Class met one day and in true Convention style elected George Williams temporary chairman and a committee to draw up a Constitution, of w.hich Musser was Chairman. The wise- ones invested in second-hand books, or none at all. The Class hlled practically the whole first year room. Many pleas- ant illusions were shattered there, and how some of the boys would shun it. None of the glory, success or renown was present save the steel cold smiles of the Learned judges, grinning sardonically down at us from their engravings around the brown faded burlap which graced the walls. Dean Mikell became ill and Crimes stopped. that is, figuratively speaking, West Philadelphia had eleven robberies in one week and Bob Liggett threatened to carry a Black Jack. Shattuck was tracked by sleuths as an up State murderer hiding in the city, but finally proved an alibi. 86 We took up a collection for the Belgians at the doors one morn- ing and how many found those hard seats comfortable? Generosity certainly was not one of our faults on this occasion. Nevertheless, our Class somehow came across and gave more than any other Class inA'phe University, and then WE WERE ALL PROUD of the F T. Class elections came along-Politics? Mr. McNichol and Senator Penrose step right this way-you can't possibly succeed without our course of instruction. Pompey, Crassus and Caesar were inferior ignoramuses compared with Tumolillo, Kravitch and others CBonsall and Bellb. Also "Big" McGahren, whose father was "Some Guy," as he informed the class at the beginning of the year. Besides 'this old man was counsel for the Pennsy at 315,000 bucks a year." We were deeply impressed and longed for a posi- tion in such a garden spot as Wilkes-Barre. "Big" was famous. He was one of the candidates for president. He had all laundries down to a fine point. When he needed a clean collar he just natu- rally bought oneg and this he would do once a month, no matter whether he needed it or not. Among those who ran for office were Robottom, lack Sprat, His Wife, Joe Gish and even Col. Rosiveldt. "A what's he want ?" queried one of the worthies of the class. Many and good were the speeches that were prepared to nominate the dark horses. The Great Convention was in full swing. The uproar was deafening. Here and there were little groups, their backs to the platform, lay- ing plans for the traps that they should spring, above all, the lustily raised voice of the chairman shrieking for order. Some accused others of lobbying. Some second-year men were thrown out. Finally all the nominations were in and the voting started. George Williams was elected President-the first freshman president for years that hadn't been a joke. Hargett received the Vice Presidency, Katz was elected Secretary and Webby Treasurer. Then came Thanksgiving. The sports got on their best togs and took the "Only Girl in the World" to the Penn-Cornell game. "Whatye think we got our coupon books for?" Several of the Class appeared at Franklin Field dressed as Special Policemen. Some system to see the game, wasn't it? About this time George Williams and Earl Hargett made the University Debating Team, were sent to New Orleans and won their debate. I ' After Christmas and the good times it was hard to come back to Earth, but we had to. Extra steam was crowded on and work boomed. 87 Some, realizing the helplessness of their situation, sank deeper and deeper into the "Pucks" and "judges" with which they bounti- fully provided themselves. Others, feeling in the same position but being outclassed by the "Pucks" and "judges," buzzed even louder than ever. This state of affairs irritated CSchnitzj Mr. Schnader so much that one morning he remarked that you could always tell the true students, because all students were just like cans QPQ, i. e., the empty ones always made the most noise. The painting which had been going on all fall finally drove us out of the Study Hall. There were other causes that militated toward our expulsion, but we musn't hurt "Slim" Van Syckel's feelings. He sat near Harvy Geiger. At most unexpected mo- ments his contagious laugh would escape, and the whole room would gather round, while Slim, between paroxysms of laughter, would attempt to explain the Joke. Harv., with his knowledge of Harvard and how they did it up there, was soon known as Dean Thayer, and one day was the unappreciative recipient of a shower of light globes. He was once called upon in Class as Mr. Geyser! One day he waved his arm frantically in Class, but the Professor was busy and did not wait on him immediately. Harv. snapped his fingers in a commanding manner. What is, it Mr. Geiger? But Harv. had forgotten it. Quite a few men dropped out in the early spring. The strain was too great. Mr. Amram had us recite standing facing the class. and one day he settled a hotly contested point for a Budding Genius, who was I' Ping it a great deal when he said-purely unintention- ally-'tWl1at's in your mind is of no consequence." And it wasn't. We learned from Mr. Bohlen that an "Act of God" was any- thing disagreeable. He called to our attention that uCourts have education and common sense, and also that law is not the artificial science for the prevention of the discovery of Truth." He told us that a stenographer is a pipe through which a lot passes but in whom nothing sticks. Does this sound reasonable to you? Zell awoke one morning in Civil Pro from a profound sleep and said, "VVhy, Mr. Loyd, if that is the case, we have to know pleading, don't we P" "Yes," replied Mr. Loyd. The Class on one occasion teased Harv. while he was reciting for Mr. Amram and got him so excited that he called us nasty names. The peace league of Arnold, Saylor, Adams and Boyle propa- gandized the whole University, but made few converts. "VVhat are 'Ancient Lights'?" asked Mr. Brown one day. Sleepy student in the corner said, "The Stars." 88 Cn May ISt off went the steam and we nearly frozeg ten days before we had literally roasted. All due to the war, said the subtle thinker. Even the rings around the sun were laid to this cause. The matching stopped in the corners of the room, Bill Nixon was even caught on one occasion with a text book under his arm. The tutors did a rushing business. Every one got particularly grouchy and complained of seven attacks of indigestion due to lack of exercise, which they never took anyway, and with a jump one morning we were in the exams. How we Bled in, got our numbers, just like so many prisoners! How we agonized for five hours over those "easy questions" you alone know only too well The exams. were finally over. We said good-bye to our friends, and putting all thought of law behind us hastened to our summer jobs or our play, to forget as quickly and completely as possible that we were Embryo Lawyersg or, as Herr Bohlen would have it, "Bull Pup Lawyers." After the execution. Two-thirds of us came back for the second year. We threw out our chests and strolled around as though we owned the building, ignored the Bursar's office for the time being, sold our second-hand books, that had stopped at all the Book- sellers from Aristotle down, and had spent twenty-seven vacations at Leary's, for fabulous prices. At first we were too bored to work, but finally laid aside our Snappy Stories and took up various "acts" which Dr. Lewis had so kindly prepared for us. Only the persistent whisperings of Bell and Love could be plainly heard. We fancied the faculty couldn't catch us, and the spring was a long way off. The pneumonia squad kept the windows open and let in gallons of cold air. Kalodner turned up his collar and protested vigorously, finally aroused public opinion, snowed the pneumonia squad under, and the windows remained closed. Our Class Election was just a little more noisy than the previous one, if such a thing could be possible. Joe Lamorelle was elected Presidentg Hirschwald, Vice Presidentg Shattuck, Secretary, and Vint. Ereedley, Treasurer. The "unprepared" slogan had its rise in the beginning of the term, but it fell with a thud when Dean Mikell announced that we would be marked on our recitationsg thereafter the best calculators got away with it! Trusts were hard. and many times when Dr. Lewis said, "Do you see Pl' we didn't. On one occasion some one suggested singing hymn 398. which, when looked up, turned out to be "Lead, Kindly Lifhf"! One morning Dr. Lewis said, "She Passed from the J ,, , 6 . . . World. The Class looked blank. He continued for our 6Cll1ClCZlllO1l. 89 "She Died." The whole Class heaved a sigh. What a simple way to settle such a complicated problem. Bunny Perot's sleeping habit becomes a passion. He could be found asleep on any and all occasions. Cnce Dr. Lewis called on him. "Sound asleep," said he, looking over his glasses, and passed on to the next victim. Bunny was awakened by the laughter, blinked wrathfully for almost a minute and then continued his nap. In Trusts we learned about "Pearly Pink Pigs" and Beppos that should be protected. Dr. Lewis even asked one day whether Beppo could come into court to enforce the perpetual delivery of his breakfast as decreed in his master's deed of trust. Speculating ran high. Charley Gordon practiced two or three starts for the door and finally got away. f The faculty forbade all Digests, and the Pneumonia Squad again fell to workl Which one of the profs. they were trying to do away with has never been discovered. Dr. Lewis got mixed in his meta- phors one day and said, "If I pick up a rock and hit you over the head with a brick?" He got no further. Webby disagreed with the trend of discussion and was vigorously shaking his head in dis- sent. Dr. Lewis spied his antic. "In order to prevent your shaking your head off, Mr. Webb, I'll ask you why," said he. Webby told him, and was wrong! Said Newman most earnestly one day: f'The question is, What is the interpretation of afford Ca Fordj P" "A Hivverj' shouted Pete Reigner, and all work was off. On March 13th-perhaps the date had something to do with Dr. Lewis' difficulties-he said, "Hogs are raised in Illinois. Every one out there understands how to raise and slaughter them. Simon L. Patton, of this University, who was born and raised in Illinois- ? ? ! I" Another time he said, "Love is ignorant"-"of the transaction," he meant to continue, but the Class wouldn't let him.. May arrived and we felt just as Dr. Lewis put it one morning, when he said, "The learned Chancellor who decided this case was a muttonhead and-there are others." Mr. Squab CSchwabj give me a case of Hello Myer CHalo v. Mayerj. Foss. Reeve came to grief one day in Property. Said he in desperation, "Well, suppose he didnit have a child, but had a daughter!" Once again We went thru the nightmare of exams., and when the last was over we shipped as tho from poisoned gas. Some eighty-six of us were still doggedly hanging on last fall, tho many conditions had been given out. Having buffaloed the Fac- ulty to such a complete standstill for two consecutive years, we took another hitch in our belts and decided it was "up to us." The dust of - 90 ages had settled just a little more deeply on everything in the library. Denworth and Lucas were appointed the two editors of the Law Review and the competition for membership on the board was the Hrst thing of interest. Many were called, but few were chosen. The old Moss Bound Volumes that used to appear somewhat regularly began to take on new life. The Class Room buzz was louder than ever. We settled more gaming debts, decided more questions of State and transacted more real business during the Class hours than any other Class that had ever attended the University. The Faculty, like men of genius, handed us the palm in this respectg they remonstrated with us, but to no effect. During the summer Reeve, Hoban, Liggett, Runkle and the Historian had attended Plattsburg, so the Class did its part for preparedness. , Listen! Apeler and Edelstein bet S10 on the Presidential elec- tion. Now, matching pennies is no crime, for Sammy Sewall and Bonsall do that, so it must be all right, and even Chancellor Webb, "it seems to me." But to bet As yet it has not been paid, causing much righteous wrath. just see what the election of Mr. Wilson will do for a man! X We unanimously called on Webby to make the first recitation of the year. No one else had the cases. Electives were troubles which bothered us quite a little and caused no end of grumbling. Our Class elections rolled around again. This time we held an orderly meeting and election-but talk about the politics that went on. The German Secret Service has nothing on us at all. We elected Bob Owens Presidentg Newman, Vice Presidentg Ed Shmid- heiser, Secretary, and Eenerty, Treasurer. The Class discovered that Mr. Bikle called in rotation. Every- body got to talking about his case. If someone didn't come to Class it spoiled the system. just this happened to Joe Marinelli. He started reading a case when Mr. Bikle stopped him. It wasn't the case for which Mr. Bikle had called. Said he, HI guess you thought Mr. McCarthy wasn't going to be absent today." Ned German voted for Wilson and raised a Charley Chaplin mustache at the same time. Apeler-supposedly the Democratic Committee-wrote Ned inviting him to parade with a high hat. Ned borrowed the Kelly and arrived at the appointed place all dressed up in his hat. It was too small and rested gently on the top of his head. Harry led him up and down Chestnut Street. Every one thought he was Charley Chaplin. A couple of girls asked to be "knocked down" to Mr. Chaplin, but Harry, as his secretary, said he was tired and didn't care to be interviewed. 91 Dean Mikell was shutting the windows one day when Bob Lig- gett burst into the room, and, not recognizing who it was, shouted. "I-Iey! don't shut the windows." The Dean kept right on. "Well, leave the top one open, anywayf, said Bob in his most commanding tone. Then he recognized the Dean. When last seen Bob was 'making 40 up Chestnut Street. - Mr. Brown assured us on one occasion that twenty-two childrep were not an impossibility. "But,', he continued, "it's not within my 'personal experience." Two real events happened to our Class during the year. The first was that Miss Lerner joined us, and the other was that Webby had an operation for appendicitis, and we all sent him flowers. We had midvears and weathered them fairly successfully. Before Carriers Mr. Bikle gave a voluntary hour and the "Chorus" before the event was "Drink a High Ball." In connection with the Marriage Laws of Pennsylvania, Mr 'Schnader was discussing "Bigamy," and said the second marriage was always void. Swotes was acting and looking mystihed. "How about it, Mr. Swotes?" said Mr. Schnader. "It doesn't take a lot of gray matter to see that does it ?" "I don't know," said Swotes. Senator La Fontaine, of Belgium, delivered an interesting Acourse of lectures and was entertained one evening by the Alumni Association at a very pleasant and enjoyable smoker, at which he spoke of the possibilities of a world planned and balanced, as he proposed, to prevent wars in the future. - Dr. Lewis furnished us with the best jest of the latter part of the year when he said, "See the yellow pamphlet in the library, page '98, both sides," except perhaps when he called on Bob Kinzie, who promptly got up and, leaning forward as tho to embrace Miss Lerner, snatched the Corporation book laying open on her desk and dragged it back to his own, when he prepared calmly, after looking :at it, to recite. Or perhaps when, after we had copied all he had said most carefully, he said, "Have you got that all down, gentle- men? Well, that never was the law today, nor will it be the law tomorrow in any jurisdiction." Curses! And now for a serious word. The Class of 1917 Law sprang 'into being as tho by magic. Many of its members have fallen by the way. For them we sorrow. To those who have endured belong the fruits of victory. The years that we have worked together at "The Grind" may prove to be, when we look back some time hence, .among the happiest, if not the best, of our lives. For the University 92 which has been for some of us College and for others Graduate School, but for all of us an Alma Mater, We should cherish the fondest regard and affection. To the faculty we extend our most hearty thanks for their kindness, their help and their fellowship. Some we have come to know better than othersg all we have learned to respect because of their ability and sound advice. For the friend- ship We have formed and the associations which will mean so much to us in after life, We are glad. For the best that has been brought out in every man, We are thankful. For the future, We hope success. 93 CLASS OF I9 I 7 CARLETON B. WEBB, T1'6GJ1L7'CV lawn nf 1917 First Year Class 1914-1915 GEORGE P. WILLIAMS, Presz'den.t F.-NTLTCN L. LIARZETT, 17100-Pre ALBERT L. KATZ, .S'ec1'eta1fy Jidfzzf Acton, jonathan Woodnutt. Salem, N. Adams, Randolph Greenfield, A. B. QPennsylvaniaj, Phila- delphia. Allen, Norman A., Wilkinsburg. Allen, William Monteith, Lans- downe. Apeler, Harry Edward, Phila- delphia. Armstrong, Charles Henry Ozier, B. S. in E. fPennsyl- vania, Cratton. Arnold, Wallace Green, A. B. CPennsylvaniaj, Philadelphia. Arosemena, Harmadio, Panama City, Panama. Baer, Jesse, Irvington, N. I. Bell, john Cromwell, Ir., A. B. CPennsylvaniaj, Radnor. Bellow, jacob Iram, Philadel- phia. Bentley, Jules Silvanus, A. B. CHaverfordD, Camden, N. Betzer, Harry Price, Topeka, Kan. Biczysko, Felix Leo, Nanticolce. Billett, Marcus Armand, Phila- delphia. Bird, Orval, Broad Ripple, Ind. Bonsall, Rodney Tunnelle, A. B. QPennsylvaniaj, Glenolden. Bourquin, George R., Butte. Mont. Bourquin, M. Mitchell, Butte, Mont. - Bowes, LeRoy Newton, B. S. CSusquehannaD , Sharnokin Dam. Bowman, Lester, Dunbar. Boyd, Hugh, lr., Philadelphia. Boyle, Orrin Edwin, Allentown. Burnham, Harold Nichols, A. B. CBowdoinj, Bridgeton, Me. Cahill, John Vincent, Trenton. N. J. Casman, Meyer Loshie, Phila- delphia. Cook, L. Percival, Camden, N. tl. Creveling, john P., Jr., Allen- town. Cryder, john Atlee, Bloomsburg. Custer, Donald Earle, johns- town. Davis, Edward, Philadelphia. Denworth, Raymond Keenan. A. B. QSwarthmorej. West Chester. Diehl, Howard Frederick. Springfield, Ohio. Dobbs, Samuel Raymond, Had- donfield, N. Duch, Andrew John, Trenton. N. T. Edelstein, Eugene, Ph. B. QDick- insonj, Lansford. Egan, James Herbert, Ph. B Qfiranklin and Marshallj Lancaster. Egan, Louis Wallace, Philadel- phia. Eissler, Frederick, A. B. fPenn- sylvaniaj, Philadelphia. Elwe'l, N. Leroy, B. S. in E CPennsylvaniaj, Philadelphia. Fenerty. Louis joseph, A. B tSt. joseph'sj, Philadelphia. Fischer, Louis Lloyd, Trenton N. I. Fleisher, Manuel, Philadelphia. Freedley, Vinton, A. B. fHar- vardj, Philadelphia. F reeman, Clarence Patton, Litt B. CPrincetonj, St. Davids. Fridenberg, Solomon Louis, B A. QHarvardj, Philadelphia. Garaguso, John, Philadelphia. Gardner, William Henry Ash- ton, Hollidaysburg. Geiger, Harvey, A. B. fPrince- tony, Germantown. Glover, Marwood B., B. S fBucknellj , Collingdale. Godfrey, Earle, Atlantic City N. I. Goldberg, John I., Philadelphia Gordon, Charles Caldwell, A. B QPennsylvaniaj , Philadelphia Greeley, Mark Langford, Phila- delphia. Greenblatt, Martin joseph, Vine- land, N. Haig, Alexander Meigs, B. S CPennsylvaniaj , Merchant- ville, N. J. Hargett, Earlston Lilburn. B. S in E. QPennsylvaniaj, Phila- delphia. Harris, Caldwell Hill, Duluth Minn. Y Hartswick, Frederic Gregory, Ph. B. CYale Slieffieldj, Clear- held. Hartley, Harold Van Flat, Lenoxville. Hartzell, Oliver Reiff, Ph. B. QFranklin and Marshallj, Per- kasie. Hayes, William C., A. B. QSt. joseplrsj, Philadelphia. Heintzlernan, Milton L., Payette- ville. Higbee, Enoch Alonzo, Somers Point, N. ,l. Hills, Leslie Leroy, Hartford, Conn. Hirschwald, Rudolph M., Phila- delphia. Hoban, Thomas Linus, A. B. fHoly Crossj, Scranton. Horan, Patrick P., Philadelphia. Howe, John C., B. S. in E. f'Pennsylvaniaj, Newark, N. Hgmmel, George Heck. B. A. QPennsylvaniaj , Harrisburg. Hunt. Benjamin Lincoln. A. B. fWashington and Ieffersonj, Uniontown. Irvine, Wayne H., Kingston. Joy, Stanley Addison, Atlantic City, N. julian, Charles Francis, Wil- mington, Del. Kalodner, Harry Elis, Philadel- phia. Kaplon, Myer, Brunswick, Md. Katz, Albert Loeb, B. S. in E. CPennsylvaniaj, Philadelphia. Kearney, Daniel Webster, Sha- mokin. Kemp, George Neiman, A. B. Qliiranklin and Marshallj, East Stroudsburg. Kennett, Tom, B. S. fWashing- ton and Ieffersonj, Concordia, Kan. Kim, Jhang Ho, Seoul, Korea. Kinzie, Robert William, York. Kline, Loren Effenger, B. S. Qlgennsylvaniaj, Philadelphia. Kravitch, Aaron, Savannah, Ga. Lamorelle, Joseph Augustus, A. B. CGeorgetownJ, Philadel- phia. Lane, William Francis, Union- town. Layton, John Lawrence, George- town, Del. Lichtman, Harry, Newark, N. Lieberman, Joseph ,Herman Philadelphia. Ligget, Robert Charles, B. S. fPennsylvaniaJ, Philadelphia. Lineweaver, Grant Weidman, Lebanon. Long, Jose-ph Francis, A. ll CSt. Josephisj, Philadelphia. Love, Donald Martin, Philadel- phia. Lucas, Edwin Adams, A. B. fSwarthmoreJ, Brownsville, Tex. Lynch, Robert aPtrick, Salt Lake City, Utah. ' I McCleary, Henry Samuel, Ger- J mantown. McDonald. Jo h n Vincent, Minersville. McGahren. John Matthew. Ph. B. fFordhamJ, Wilkes-Barre. itMcGlinn, Joseph Charles, A. B. fSt. Joseoh'sJ, Philadelphia. McKinlev, William LeRoy, Phil-- adelphia. McLean, James Thomas, Essing- ton. Marks, Albert Julian, Hartford, Conn. Marinelli, Joseph, Philadelphia. Master, Israel Edward, Phila- delphia. Miller. Israel Russell, Bridgeton, N. J. Miller, Waldo Swiers, Portland Ore. Montgomery, Thomas Ewing, A B. QWaynesburgJ, Waynes- burg, Pa. Minton, Henry Colin, Jr., A. B QPrincetonJ, Trenton, N. J. Morgan, Marshall Henry, Phila- delphia. Musser, Henry Sellers, Phila- delphia. Newman, Philip Freedman Roxborough. Nixon. William G., Bridgeton N. O Often. Samuel Otto, Newark, N. J. Owens, Robert W., Ph. B. C'Franklin and MarshallJ, Ty- rone. n Rabasa, Oscar, Mexico City Mex. Rawlins, John Morgan, George- town, Del. Reddan, Joseph Leo, Trenton N. J. Reeve, William Foster, 3d, Litt B. fPrincetonJ, Moorestown N. J. Reianer, P. Herbert, A. B CFranklin and Marshallj Reading. Reilly, Frederick Anthony Pottsville. b'tDeceased. Reinstine, Harry Wainpole Jacksonville, Fla. Rice, Isaac Haimon, Philadel- phia. Roberts, John M., Moorestown N. J. Robinson, Paul M., Greensburg Runkle, John Curtin, B. S fPennsylvaniaj , Philadelphia Sahel, Marx Greentree, Jackson- ville, Fla. Y J v 7 J Saeta, Maurice, B. S. QPennsyl- vaniaj, Philadelphia. Saylor, Harold Durston, B. A CYalej, Pottstown. Schwab, Walter C., Philadel- phia. Shallow, Frank L., Philadelphia Shattuck, Levi Hubbard, A. B. fBucknellj, Wellsboro. Shmidheiser, Edward Godfrey Philadelphia. Slikas, Michael Malcolm, Pitts- ton. Smith, Claude Corrall, A. B QSwarthmoreQ, Swarthmore. Snyder, William Bishop Wat- son, Philadelphia. Sork, Benjamin, Philadelphia. Sporkin, Abraham Leonard Philadelphia. Sporkin, Maurice Walton, Phila- delphia. Stewart, Coulder Charles, A. B fFranklin and Marshallj Lebanon. Swotes, Edward J., Philadelphia. Taite, F rank Griffith, Merion. Teamer, Homer Worrell, Mal- VCYI1. Templin, Robert Lewik, Coates- ville. Thomas, Paul Eugene, A. B fAlle,qheHYl, Meadville. Tobin, Edward Andrew, Cam- den, N. J. Toner, Bartholomew Patrick Philadelphia. Torian, Benjamin, Media. Toro, Arturo Ortez de Landa- zuri del, Ponce, P. R. Tumolillo, Joseph Fiorland, Philadelphia. Turner, Oscar, Louisville. Van Sychel, james Step-hens, Trenton, N. 1. Varbalow, Joseph, Camden, N. Vogel, Charles Ellsworth, A. B. CAlleghenyj , Jeannette. Warthman, LeRoy Edwin, Salt Lake City, Utah. Weaver, Lloyd Franklin, Clar- ion. Webb, Carleton B., Haddonfield, N. I. Weisman, Marcus Howard, Naugatuck, Conn. Weiss, Walter Philadelphia. Whitlock, john Robert, Sum- mit, N. Williams, George Philip, Ir., A. B. QPennsylvaniaj, Lans- downe. Wilson, Earl Marion, Salt Lake City, Utah. Winkelman, Barnie, A. B. QHar- vardl, Philadelphia. Witkin, Morton, Philadelphia. Worrell, Frederick Houston, Litt. B. QRutgersj, Swarth- more. Zeff, Meyer, Philadelphia. Zell, Frank David, Jr., B. S. fPennsylvaniaj, Overbrook. Zliaffp was a Qinrker Taffy was a VVelshman, Taffy was a thief, Taffy came to my house, And stole a piece of beef. Taffy was arrested, Taffy he was jailed, Till his friends got busy, Taffy then was bailed. Taffy was indicted By the grand jury, Witnesses all warned against Committing perjury. Taffy then was brought to trial, Evidence was ledg The prosecution confident That it had Taffy dead. But Taffy had a lawyer, Taffy had a crook, So Taffy swore he wasn't there Upon the Holy Book. So Taffy was acquitted, Taffy was set freeg And Taffy swore he would be good, As good as good could be. But Taffy didn't mean it, For Taffy really knew That the chances of his being hanged Were fewer than a few. Then Taffy ran for office, Taffy got a job, Taffy was the hero Of the proletariat mob. 99 Taffy was an alderman, Taffy had a cinchg Everything that wasn't tight Taffy used to pinch. Taffy ran a gambling house, The profits were immense, He made so many dollars That he threw away the cents Taffy was a welcher, Oh! but can it really be That a man as bad as Taffy Can be at liberty? Why, Taffy's now in Congress, Taffy makes the lawsg And Taffy knows his business, For he fills them full of flaws Weightman Hall 100 The Zganquet On the evening of March 8, 1917, some seventy members of the Class gathered at the Rittenhouse for the First Class banquet. The very substantial dinner was much enlivened by the vocal efforts of Messrs. Webb, Owens, Weisman and Layton. Sewall contributed his quota to the spirit of the evening by ordering champagne for the Faculty, which the latter very reluctantly but very quickly were per- suaded to imbibe. That the host had himself quaffed generously be- came apparent when he rose to explain to the Class a very intricate problem in the law of real property. Unfortunately, a most lucid ex- position of a rnooted legal point cannot sully the virgin pages of this record. The occasional hurried disappearance and somewhat less hurried reappearance of numerous members of the Class, notably Turk, Kennett and Lamorelle, threatened to deplete the ranks of the diners, but when finally chairs were tilted back and cigars lighted' not a man was missing. ' john C. Bell, jr., of the Banquet Committee, introduced the toastmaster of the evening, Owen Roberts, whose expansive smile and delectable poise, not to mention his increasing avoirdupois, attested the good judgment of the committee. Owen I. forthwith pointed out that with Owen Roberts as toastmaster and Robert Owens president QDavid Lloyd George and William Henry Lloydj, the evening, and pretty much everything else, seemed to be in the hands of the Welsh. The hrst lugubrious note of an erstwhile hilari- ous occasion was struck when the toastmaster regretfully announced the enforced absence of Professor Bohlen, adding that the latter had been unable to stop the flow for some hours. Announcing a strict embargo upon the "soft stuff," Mr. Roberts presented Presi- dent Owens. Owens, whose mellilluous voice is equally attuned to song or speech, made a stirring plea for class solidarity, whose elo- quence elicited a warning admonition from the gallery against all but words of one cylinder. Dean Mikell, the next speaker, who had evidently been prepared to address the Class in a more serious vein, shifted his ground under the fire of the toastmaster, and, in addition to complimenting the Class upon the comparative silence of the occa- sion. voiced an ominous warning against slackers. Weisman rendered "Down Where the Swanee River Flows," after Al Jolson, in real professional stvle, revealing a pellucid delivery that was enthusiastically applauded. Denworth, between anecdotes, endeav- ored to convince the Faculty that it was the best Law School Faculty in the country, but without success. Mr. Bikle expatiated on things 101 in general, chancing to observe of one member of the Class that nothing so became him in the classroom like the leaving of it. The inextinguishable Webb, besides being very much in evi- dence, in a little talk on "The Class Versatile," demonstrated beyond the shadow of a reasonable doubt that we were the most wonderful Law Class in the universe Qby the grace of God, and in the Univer- sity of Pennsylvania by emendation of Professor Amramj. Unfor- tunately, however, he refrigerated the warm spot in our hearts 'thus secured by voicing a very pathetic ballad, entitled "Breweryland." Mr. Keedy's remarkable expose of Faculty methods in ten cate- gorical questions and answers was easily the bright particular star of the evening. This was supplemented by another remarkable and poetic outburst, "To the Ladies," the ardor of which several less for- tunate members of the faculty cynically attributed to the fact that Mr. Keedy is unmarried. Mr. Loyd recommended trepanning of the skull as a certain method of passing the finals, and expressed the interest of the Faculty in the success of the Class. During the last he was merci- lessly heckled by the toastmaster and the gallery. Mr. Amram, who was attending a Third Year Class banquet for the first time, pointed out the irreconcilable conliict between gas- tronomic activity and after-dinner speaking. He came heroically to the defense of Turk, whose presence at the Third Year banquet was a matter of surprise to other Faculty members, and between Talmudic aphorisms reminded the Class that each student owed at least one book to the legal profession. Turk did not try to justify his presence to the Faculty, but confined himself to an explanation of his prompt arrival. Mr. Schnader, to use his own words, being a good baby of the Faculty, did little on the floor, but animadverted touchingly to the late departed Harvey Geiger. With the singing of "Auld Lang Syne," 1917 disappeared. 4 I 102 x l Ghz igihhle lam library "This library was founded in 1886, in memory of George Bid- dle, and continued in 1891 in memory of Algernon Sydney Biddle, and in 1897 of Arthur Biddle, the three sons of George VV. Biddle. They died before their father, having lived as became their high call- ing of the law. Truth, Courage, Honour, Love and Duty, their guides." These are the words that face all who enter the central door of the library. In and out, over the brass plate upon which they are written pass the men whose work room is the library, and whose lives are to be dedicated to the "high calling of the law." And as they pass, whether they are careless of its message or mindful of its meaning, the plate shines the brighter for their passing feet, 103 and the brave and beautiful words stand forth the more clearly. The library thus holds out to the men at their first entrance to it the inspiration of high ideal, attained by the men for whom it stands as a memorial, to be attained by those for whom it was founded. With such a beginning of the institution the authorities control- ling the Law Department, and the faculty committee which guides the policy of the library, have at all times felt the necessity of using the funds entrusted to them with the most conscientious concern for the upbuilding of a library which should not only be a "good library, "but which should represent most liberally and widely every step in the growth of the law. With that thought in mind they have collected the Coutumes of the European countries, the earliest sources of the English law, and so on through the growth of the English Common Law into the modern American law which rep- resents the latest legal thought of the day. ' As the tablet already mentioned says, the library was begun in 1886, by a gift from Mr. George W. Biddle, himself a prominent member of the Bar of Philadelphia, of five thousand volumes which had formerly been the library of Benjamin F. Brewster, once an Attorney-General of the United States. This was an excellent col- lection, comprising the United States reports, the reports of the states, and the usual English reports, with a few treatises, and old English folios. Through a wise provision of the founders it was stipulated that certain funds were to be annually provided by the Department for the benefit of the library. The hrst home of the library was in the Girard Building at the corner of Broad and Chestnut Streets, where the law Department also had a temporary home. In 1895 the Law Department was removed to a building in Independence Square, which had recently been occupied by the criminal courts of the County, and the library was given the court room for its reading room, while the books found a resting place around the walls of the room. It was a large, airy and not inconvenient place, and there was room enough for the seven or eight thousand books which the library then contained. The building itself was a rather curious old structure, containing rooms in unexpected places: among these. and high up under the eaves of the building, were the rooms where the criminal juries used to be locked up for the night. The old straw mattresses had been left behind, and many other pieces of furniture not thought worthv of removal to the more elaborate surroundings of the new City Hall. Among these pieces of furniture were the judges, bench, the tip-staves' chairs and clerk's table of the old tcourt room. These were all preserved and are now used in the Moot Court Room of the present Law School building. In 1896, when VVilliam Draper Lewis was made Dean of the Law School, funds which had been accumulating were spent upon 104 the library, as-well as a loan from the trustees, and the library grew quickly in the following four years so that upon the removal of the Law Department to the new building in West Philadelphia, the library had attained an accession number of 20,000 volumes. In 1897, however, shortly after the death of Mr. Arthur Biddle, Mrs. Biddle, his widow, presented his library to the Law School, which comprised approximately three thousand volumes, of very excellent and useful books, very largely reports of the United States, Penn- sylvania, and treatises. During these four years the collection was begun of the English colonial law, including statute law and the reports, and the very small number of treatises was increased many- fold. Other donations of books were made by the Townsend fam- ily, Hampton L. Carson, and other members of the Philadelphia Bar. . The new building of the Law School gave up its entire second floor to the purposes of- the library. Two great reading rooms for undergraduates, each accommodating two hundred students at sep- arate desksg a smaller and more homelike graduate room, and a stack room equipped with a "bracket stack" on the first floor and the old oak bookcase on the second promised room for growth for the next five years. One of the large reading rooms was named for the first chief justice of Pennsylvania, Thomas McKean, and a fine portrait of the judge was donated to the library by Mr. Car- son. It is an interesting work by Robert Vonnah. The large hall at the south end of the building is named for judge Sharswood. reorganizer of the Law Department in 1850. No good portrait of Judge Sharswood is owned by the library, but a poor picture in oils is hung in the room named for him. MclVlurtrie Hall, the reading room for the graduate students, has a fine portrait, by Chase, of Richard McMurtrie, for whom the room was named. In the sixteen years that have passed since the library entered its new home its growth has been steady. The repayment of the money borrowed from the trustees caused a temporary inability to make purchases, which was overcome by the raising by Mr. Lewis of an Alumni fund which amounted to some four thousand dollars. The librarian was sent to England, and there purchased many of the English "source books" which are now becoming scarce, and also added more colonial laws and treatises. This was in 1904. A gift from the heirs of Richard McMurtrie in 1906 of some thirty- five hundred volumes which had comprised the library of that dis- tinguished lawyer, was a valuable addition to the library. Neces- sarily many of the books were duplicates, but most valuable dupli- cates and very useful to the students in adding to the number of reports. ln 1010 the librarian was sent to England aufl the conti- nentg more valuable books were unearthed from the cellars of "Lin- coln's lnn Gate" and its neighborhood. 105 One of the interesting foreign law books thus secured is a copy of one of the very curious old books of the continental law known as the "baschsenspiegel" and printed in Leipsig in 1582. lt is in a very odd binding, and written in Old German, with glosses in Latin. The oldest book in the library is the Abridgrnent of the- Com- mon Law by Nicholas Statham. It was printed for Pyson, one of the earliest of the English printers, either in London or Rouen, it is not known which, and is in a very beautiful imitation of the manu- script hand of an earlier period. This book remained untranslated until in 1915 the book was translated by the librarian of the Biddle Law Library. Gther very old books are a copy of the Vieux Natura Brevium, printed in 1534, the Antiquity of Courts, 15343 Antiqua Statuta, I5I4, Lyndewood's "Provinciale," a very early printed book on Ecclesiastical Law, without date, but circa 1500, and in the original old boards, now much broken, and bearing only portions of the skin covering. There are many others of the same order, SOITIC of the smallest size known to the printer, others great folios, like Fitz- herbert's Abridgement. These books are none of them mere curiosi- ties or legal lumber, they are all books that form the foundation of the knowledge of the law, and are of the greatest practical value to the student who must get back to the beginnings of the law if he is to know the significance of its endings. Physically the library is really very beautiful, the great reading rooms with their nobly arched ceilings and fine proportions and the smaller reading room with its pleasing color and oaken shelves are dignified and restful. The stack room was remodeled in 1914, and now has a modern steel stack of two stories, over one-half its space, while the other half still has its old bracket stack with the super- imposed old oak cases for the second tier. Wliile the library is what is called a closed stack library, the students have access to- the shelves while working on moot court cases, and for special work of other kinds, while the men who by their standing in their course work have won the honor of being on the editorial staff of the University of Pennsylvangia Law Review and Law Register, are assigned desks in the graduate room, and thus come into close touch with the old English books there housed, and also with the contents of the stack room, where the larger num- ber of the books are housed. The library has now an accession list of nearly 6o,ooo volumes, and as it is a comparatively young library, there is very little of what is known as "dead wood" on its shelves. It has been built up with a definite policy that it should be a library which offers to the undergraduate all that he could need in his work, to the graduate ' 106 student all that he could ask for the thesis of the treatise that he might be creating, for the research worker as great resources as might be gathered together for his assistance. The resources of the library are not large for such a workg it has to be restricted here and there, but the policy is never forgotten, and the effort is never relaxed. The high thought, the garnered activities, the crystallized enthu- siasm of generations of 'great minds have here been gathered to- gether, so that the men who are to follow the same great profes- sion in which they were leaders may indeed be inspired to make "Truth, Courage, Honour, Love and Duty their guide." Law School Rotunda HB7 Zin 332 Qhffice The other day as I strolled into the office-ostensibly to look at the Docket, but really, like everyone else-to commune with the little blonde, my prospects for a usoulfuli' visit were interrupted by the brisk passage through the door of a dapper looking gentleman in a frock coat. He seemed much preoccupied-so much so, in fact, that his big bone glasses were curiously out of place upon the fore- head instead of in front of the optics, and the little green bag which he carried banged loudly against the desk. Dr. Lewis at once began, "Mrs, Sneezer, haven't I a class in First Year Corporations tomorrow at four o'clock? I know I put the Trust Hour ahead to that time, but I must call both off. Some very prominent gentleman from Patagonia wants to meet the other Governor of Pennsylvania and myself at Harrisburg tomorrow at four--to arrange for the passage of the "Uniform Act for the Abolishing of Yellow Pamphlets," which is up for passage in the New Zealand Legislature, last week. D'you see? So, of course it is quite obvious that I can't teach Equity tomorrow at four." I heard all this, gentle reader-and in my meditations as to the working of great minds, I forgot even the little blonde. I de- termined to peruse the Docket more vigorously than ever-the Docket being nearer to Bessie's room than was the place where I was standing. Poor "Mrs, Sneezern was looking over the schedule, and said, "Well, Dr. Lewis, the change in your Associations III hour is the fourth change this week." "Impossible, my good lady," said the Doctor. "The hour comes only twice a week, so how could I change it four times? and the students"-he meant us here, fellows-"won't object. They never do-they never have a chance to-and besides those New Zea- landers must have the benefit of my act. Don't you see ?" Mrs. Sneezer did not see. but. being a "good lady," said, "To what hour shall I charge it then, Doctor ?" "Chl what hours have you ?" said the Doctor, still very much preoccupied. He seemed to have spied the goodlooking blonde too by this time, and, rushing over to her, said, "Here, Miss Hershage, will you please take this: 'Dr. Lewis will be unable to meet the Class in First Year Trusts tomorrow afternoon at three o'clock, but if his machine doesn't break down, he will meet it at three 108 o'clock yesterday afternoon instead, if he can get Mr. Loyd to change with him.' " And, much satisfied, the Doctor breezed out. The Docket didn't look good to me any more, and I tottered out into the hall into the waiting arms of stalwart Sammy "See- Wall,l' who held me up until I recovered. "Sam, old boyf' said I, "do you take Associations P" f'Yes, worse luck," said he, "perfectly beastly course." f'Well, you and I must tomorrow afternoon at four o'clock take the Associations' hour yesterday at three o'clock." By that time I was so completely quashed that words failed me. Sam ac- quired a worse limp than was otherwise necessary and went off quite speechless. . I awoke the next morning with a more severe headache than I had retired with the night before, and tried to remember that I was due at class the day before yesterday at four o'clock today. I got to school somehow, and in the corridor our otherwise quiet and usually unperturbed Mr, Loyd was pacing around like a lion. Dr. Lewis was retreating hastily, and Mr. Loyd was saying, 'fDon't change my hour without notifying me, again. I don't give a hang for the New Zealanders or anybody else." just then "Me Lord" came up an cheerily slapping Mr. Loyd abaft the dorsal fin said, "I-Iello Billy, what in the world's the matter now P" I don't know what "Billy" said but "Me Lord" agreed with him energetically. I was very glad that Yeornan Lerner was not on deck. So I went to class. Dr. Lewis was there, smiling as usual. With a terrible bang on the desk with his hand, he announced as fol- lows: "Owing to a perfectly absurd error of the typist, a rather complicated notice of my hour tomorrow was put up. I hnd it con- venient to be in Irlarrisburg tomorrow, and I can't meet you until next week, the time to be hxed later. If Mr. Lamorelle Qaccent on the LamU or Mr. Owen will see me at my convenience, Ilve no doubt that an hour convenient to me can be arranged. I'm sorry to put you and the faculty out this way, but what are you going to do about it. "Mr, Squab, give us I-Iello Mayer." 109 legal QEtbit5 Broadly speaking, it might be said that this third year course without examination is a necessary evil. Certainly it is necessary, because no "bull pup" lawyer should venture forth into professional life with only the ordinary layman's sense of morality, he must be especially equipped to assume the duties of servant of the courts of justice, he must know how much to charge his client, and how little to do for him. The course is an evil because it requires the em- bryonic practitioner to devote one hour a week of his extremely valuable time to a lecture of doubtful soporiiic quality and without enjoying that rare and soothing pastime of taking notes. True, it is that there have been attempts at this, but alas, always of no avail. Rumor has it that in the early days one ill-starred fellow was seen writing "surruptiously" in a far corner of the room, and, of course, it was hinted that so-and-so was taking notes. There are two pos- sible explanations for this. It is suggested, first, that the erring stu- dent labored under the delusion that he was attending a course in Criminal! Procedure, secondly, that he was writing sweet nothings to some one, perhaps a classmate. Whatever the substance of fact involved it is sufficient for our purposes to observe at this point that this ill-advised student has never been able to live down his unfor- tunate reputationg his valiant efforts in the face of common sense and public opinion were all in vain, and no once since his benighted day has challenged the well established traditiong no one has been known even to think of taking notes. It may be here inserted that the few white blurs dimly visible about the dingy room when the light is exceptionally good are not open note books, but copies of the latest war extra or the Saturday Evening Post. These lit- erary classics do not venture out into the twilight gloom until the last of the melancholy line of drooping students has slunk into class and begun that futile task of trying to adapt his body to the posi- tion required by comfort, the posture least painful in the juxtapo- sition of human form to inhumane chairs. Even then it is only after the buzz of greeting and gossip exchange has passed around and the tender, propitiatory, introductory remarks have been duly of- fered that the dull monotony of the lecture is in full swing. Soon afterwards the minute hand of the well-watched clock climbs up- ward and we think of food, not for thought. At Hrst blush it would seem that itis highly improper to require the third year student to take a course of lectures on a subject for llO which he was presumably Cwe hope for the bestj trained in the nursery or the Sunday school. "Personary'l we feel that such extra ethics as are peculiar to the lawyers' code could be incorporated "pari pazoo" in the other courses, where they would be the more readily noted and the better understood. "Unquechnably" there could be a great saving of time and trouser seats if a small printed book were substituted as required reading. However, to anticipate just a bit, it might be said that the student is fond of his hot and heavy air, lungicularly speaking, to be sure. After a two years' diet of dust and obnoxious ozone he craves the delights of existence in our own Black Hole of Calcutta. Far be it from us to question the dictates of the higher beings who rule Mt. Olympus, we can- not think or act for ourselves, we have but to do or die, or both, and in that connection let us just add that while ordnance of a big- ger caliber attracts our attention in these days, still the canons of the board of censors Cnot the "movies"j give some of us much to think about in connection with our future. With these few random cursory remarks we will pass on to a discussion of another interesting part of the law of contingent- that is, to another matter which we will just ru-un over in a sume mary manner. As a general proposition, despite the fact that one hates to learn something about which he knows very little, still the course in legal ethics is quite popular. In fact, every one takes it, as well as he can. Everyone attends "reglally" in the fall because he feels he is getting away with a lot of heavy legal work if he hangs around law school, and incidentally he feels histchances are apt to be good for passing Third Year Property. In the winter the cold drives those not content with the fragrance of the cabbage and onions basement or the soot of the library rooms into the smelly little superheated and underaired hole known as No. 3. By spring the fetid odors of the class room become so argumentative and per- suasively offensive that a few of the less docile and unasphyxiated students rebel against the misrule of the register huggers and insist on keeping the doors open fora few brief moments. Presently it occurs to some one whose memory does not run to the contrary that there are a few windows in the room that might be opened, if even for an inlinitesimally short time. By the use of great tact and mechanical ability they are able to pry open a window before the crowd assembles. Wlietlier the consciousness of the influx of new air, uncontaminated save by the sweet delectable odors emanating from reduction plants and glue factories of residential West Phila- delphia, is too much for the hothouse hibernates or whether it is the sudden realization that there is something out there beyond those impassable windows that is new and strange, at any rate the the class is startled and it protests against the iniquity of open windows. And so it is May before the free air of the heavens can be inhaled and the light of day once more seen in No. 3. 111 Indeed, throughout the long, cold winter it is impossible for the keenest eyesight to see through the beclouded rectangles, and even th most powerful imagination cannot pictur what lies beyond the impenetrable barrier. A law school tradition says that at one time Sansom Street and its pleasant environs were quite visible from our building. This fanciful tradition may have had its in- ception at that historic time when the nonagenarian whom we see collecting cigarette butts in the alley was a small boy, for he is said to be the daring culprit who hurled a pebble through one of the smudgy panes, thinking our beloved structure was a prison. The records of the school show that a few quick observant students man- aged to peer out into the unknown before the lithe and agile janitor, aided and abetted by sons of the aged students Qveterans of many exams.j, managed to stem the tide of inrushing air. To do this it was necessary to use some highly valued pre-Revolutionary news- papers which had seen years of service as water-cooler cleaners. While all these anecdotes are substantially true, still for our pur- poses here the facts don't much matter. The main principle in- volved. is that the windows were never fully recognized as such until the spring of 1917, when they were actually cleaned, one can- not say washed, because more than that was necessary. They were quarried. The due process was gradual and during the excavations we found quite interesting the archeological study incident to our inspection of the various strata of accumulated filth inside and out. Faces, figures and initials from the glorious past of our old school lay revealed to the irreverent eye of the present day student. The only objection to the new regime was the great expense incident to the purchase of smoked glasses, the glare even on a cloudy day was considerable. Wlien one forgets to loo-k at the clock and gazes out into the glorious beyond, visible now through those historic panes, one falls to thinking about the approaching exams. which come as ever to ruin one's '4May Day pleasures in the spring." Then one becomes thankful after all that there is such a thing as a course without ex- amination. It is comforting to think that one has cheated the authorities into giving credit for no work. One is even tempted to surrender his deposit to the Bursar. 112 Zlnterzqtlass Ease 335111 Games Before any martial spirit filled the air the second and third year men gave vent to their surplus energy by playing their annual base- ball game. That day is the one day when things legal are abso- lutely banished into the limbo of forgotten things. But this year the third year men, who always have an air of arrogance, had especial grounds for jubilation in that Wallace, a Varsity pitcher, was to be on the mound for the Seniors. The shoots he served up were much to the liking of the second year men, and the way they hammered him would do credit to seasoned veterans. Une feature of the game was the cheering of Meyer Zeff, who, wildly waving his arms and working himself up to a frenzy of en- thusiasm, led the ,I7 men in a rhythmic cadence of pratracted cheers, interrupted by Harold Saylorls loud yells for the manager, who, poor fellow, had a thankless job. When he unceremoniously brought Rudy Hirschwald in from right held, said Rudy having performed up to that stage of the game in a iiawless manner, he was laid open to the charge of discrimination. At that stage some- body should have rushed Ben Kline on the scene to see whether or not there could be cause for complaint on the part of the party who was shipped from the team. But Bikle was of the opinion that the maxim "de 7I'lfIlZi17Zf-fp applied, and that the loss of two in- nings' glory was not cognizable in the Court of University County.. Eight to four told the tale, and the boys certainly handled themselves like Connie Mack's Yanigans. At this time we wish to expressly overrule some loose dictum that appeared in the 1916 Record. With all due apologies to their Editor, we cannot help but call attention to this sentence, Mfhe adverse judgment of eight to four does not truly represent the ability of the third year class, but the dictume must be read in connection with the subject matter of the case, i. e., baseball. At this juncture pay special attention to the videliccf, note for the State Boards. 113 Wlien one considers that nine bases were stolen by the 1917 team, that the only two extra base hits were made b-y Freedley and Schwab, that Weisinan, our dependable southpaw, had the '16 men pushing the willow wand through the air, either to strike out or rly to short, that Bourquin, after he got warmed up to his task, dismissed the side in a masterful manner, the conclusion is pre- sented with compelling force that the ,I7 class have a paramount title. ' The fact that Dean Mikell and Professor Bohlen umpired shows that the law school professors have much in common with their pupils, and as at the Club and Class banquets enter whole- heartedly into the spirit of the occasion. Howard McCall, our worthy captain, was a real lighter, and we regret that he is not with us this year, but we feel sure that Dave German will take ZeH's place on the cheering line Capologies to Robert W. Chambersj. The three twins, Greeley, Shmidheiser and Egan, all got into the game, and from their kittenish behavior it was easy to tell that they were but reaping the fruits of their consistent training. The baseball game may be a trifle in comparison with such im- portant things as writing notes for the University of Pennsylvania Law Review, but as even the case editor will tell you, one can not work quite all the time, and so this tiresome recital closes with a plea for the continuance of this game as a deep rooted custom in the annals of the Law School. Having entered into the third year we successfully defended our title as champions against an alleged all-star team of the then second year class as the figures below show. Box Sconez 1917 vs. IQI8. 1917 A.B. R. H. SB. O. A. E. Runkle, cf. . . . ,... 2 O O O O O O Weisnian, p. ..... .... 2 3 1 1 1 1 1 Hirschwald, 2b. . . . .... 4 2 2 1 3 2' 1 Bourquin, rf. . . . .... 2 1 O 1 1 1 O 4 Thomas, ss. .. .... 4 2 2 2 O O O Lucas, 1b. ....... .... 4 O 1 l 4 1 O Greeley, lf. ........ .... 3 1 l O 1 O O Shmidheiser, 3b. . . . .... 2 2 1 1 1 O O Lamorelle, c. ..... .... 4 1 2 O 10 1 O Egan, cf. .... .... 3 1 1 O O O O Schwab, 3b. .. .... 1 O O O O 1 O Totals .. .......... 31 13 11 7 21 7 2 114 1918 AB. R. H. SB. O. A. E. McClure, 2b. .... .... 4 2 2 O 1 1 0 Knauer, lf. .... .... 3 0 1 1 1 O O Clark, 3b. ..... .... 2 O 1 O O 1 O Rosenfield, lb. . .. .... 3 O O 1 6 O O Gearhart, c. ..... .... 2 O O 1 8 O 1 Graham, cf. ...... .... 3 O O O O O O Sykes, ss. 81 p. ..... .... 3 O 1 O O Z 0 Williailis, rf. Sz 313. .. .... 3 O 1 O 2 1 1 Evans, p. ........ .... O 1 O O O O O Valdes, rf. Sz ss. .. .... 2 O 1 O O O 1 McClain, rf. ... ...... 2 O O O O O 0 Totals .. ...... 27 3 7 3 18 5 3 1917 .... ..... 3 1 7 1 1 O X-13 1918 ....................... 1 O 1 O 1 O O- 3 Earned runs- 1917, '55 1918, 1. Two-base hits-Hirschwald, Thomas, Lucas, Shinidheiser, McClain. Three-base hits-Greeley, Sykes. Left on bases-1917, 85 1918, 6. Struck out-By Weis- man, Willianis, Gearhart, 25 Graham, 2, Sykes, Valdes, McClain, 2. By Evans, Runkle, Bourquin, Lamorelle. By Sykes, Egan, Weis- man, Bourquin, Schwab. First base on errors-1917, 33 1918, 2. Base on balls-Off Weisiuian, Knauer, Gearhart, Evans. Off Evans, VVeis1nan, 3, Bourquin, Hirschvvald, Shmidheiser. Hit by pitched ball-4By Evans, Greeley, Bourquin. Wild pitches-Evans, 33 Sykes, 1. Passed balls-Lanaorelle, 1 5 Gearhart, 4. Hits-Gff Weisman, 7 in 7 innings. Off Evans, 7 in 2 1-3 innings. Off Sykes, 4 in 3 2-3 innings. Time-1:17. Umpires-Bache and Littletong Neeley and rum as a4l f E 115 CLASS OF l9l8 0112155 nf 1913 PAUL SYKES, P7'8Sl'd61'lf ROBERT SPENCER TXTCCLURE, IR., Secretary JAMES BAXTER ANDEIQSON, JR., Vz'cc'-Prcndeut JAMES ALBERT NTAHONEY, TT7'CClS'ZH'0l' Anderson, james Baxter, jr., Philadelphia. Bartol, John Grier, Philadelphia. Bourquin, M. Mitchell, Butte, Mont. Boyd, Hugh, Ir., Philadelphia. Bradley, Edward John McFad- den, Chester, Pa. Cahill, ofhn Vincent, Trenton, N. J. -Cheston, Hamilton, Chestnut Hill. Clark, Fred Eason, Punxsutaw- ney. Cook, L. Percival, Camden, N. J. Dobbs, Samuel Raymond, Had- donfield, N. I. Dunham, eBllinger, German- town. Evans, Charles Clark, Berwick. Finletter, Thomas Knight, Phila- delphia. Fleisher, Manuel, Philadelphia. Forry, john Wfarren, VVest Lees- port. Forster, -lohn Montgomery, St. Davids. Fox, XYilliam Logan, Logan. Frey, Oliver Wfalter, Allentown Gallagher, John M. I., Philadel- phia. Caraguso, john, Philadelphia. Gearhart, Amandus Greenwald, Stroudsburg. Gerstley, Samuel L., Philadel- phia. Goehring, Louis Meek, Pitts- burgh. , Grabowski, Sidney, Nanticoke. Graha-m,iOrson James, Oil City. Greenspan, Phyl A., Logan. G r e e r, Thomas Raymond, Frankford. Hess, james Monroe, jr., East Mauch Chunk. Houck, Henry Samuel, Shenan- doah. Hubbard, Grifhth Evans, Phila- delphia. Jones, Stanley B., Nanticoke. julian, C. Francis, Vlfilmington, Del. Kelly, Linus Arthur, Atlantic City, N. Knauer, 'Wilhelm Frederick, Holmesburg. Lineaweaver, Grant VVeidman, Lebanon. McCleary, Henry Samuel, Ger- mantown. 1l7 McKinley, William LeRoy Frankford. McLean, james Thornas, Es- sington. Mahoney, james Albert, Phila- delphia. ' Mann, Qtto Philip, Beverly, N I. Mook, Harold Floyd, Saeger- town. O'Brien, Richard Harrison Scranton. Owlett, Gilbert Mason, Wells- boro. Perry, Michael A., Philadelphia. Rawlins, John M., Georgetown Del. Reiser, John A., Reading. Rodgers, Edward Aloysius Philadelphia. Rosenrield, William Maxwell, Towanda. Schaffner, Herbert A., Hum- melstown, Di Silvestro, John, Philadelphia Snyder, Watson, Philadelphia. Southall, Eugene Henry, Flor- ence, Ala. Stalberg, Hirsh Wolfe, Philadel- phia. S t a p le s, Millard Fillmore Stroudsburg. v McKean Hall 118 Entrance to Big mad H9 CLASS QOF I 9 I 9 lawn nf 1919 LAWSON G. BASAH, President JOHN RUSSELL, JR., Vice-P1'esidc11f CLARENCE SEWVALL CLARK, Tmas-mfcf' EDWIN BALDY WATSQJN, JR., Secretary RCCOl'dQf-LJABIES H. MECUM Andrews, DeLano, Philadelphia. Baldi, Joseph E. M., 2d, Phila- delphia. Bash, Lawson G., Crafton. Baumgardner, Mahlon J., Ebens- burg. Becker, Samuel J., Philadelphia. Biclqmore, Vernon Brock, Lans- downe. Biddle, Alexander, Philadelphia. Breitinffer . Russell, Philadel- D , I phia. Brodstein, Ellis, Reading. Clark, Clarence Sewell, Phila- delphia. Comly, Hutchinson Smith, Edge Hill. Dechert, Robert, Philadelphia. Dunham, Bellinger, Philadel- phia. Ervin, Harold LeRoy, Philadel- phia. Estes, Miss Pinckney Lee, Co- lumbia, S. C. Earies. Vlfalter Reichner, Bala. Eenerty, Clare Gerald, Philadel- phia. Eoley, James Burlc, Renovo. Frankel, Bernard Louis, Phila- clelphia. Gest, John Barnard, 2d, Cym- wyd. Giberson, Dudley Able, Easton Glassmire, Albert Thomas, Ta- maqua. Hagenbuch, Jacob, Philadelphia Hammeke, VVilliam Aloysius Philadelphia. Houston, Henry Howard, 2d' Philadelphia. ' Jones, Benjamin Charles, Ty- rone. Karsch, Carl Henry, Miners- ville. Keiter, Ernest Ruhe, Allen- town. Kerr, Dwight Othniel, Philadel- phia. Koethen, Armand Ludevvig Pittsburgh. Leidy, Philip Ludewell, Phila- delphia. Leiper, Edwards Eayssoux, Jr. Philadelphia. Lewis, Alfred G. Baker, Phila- delphia. Lineaweaver, Grant Wleidman Lebanon. Littleton, Arthur, Philadelphia Love, John Gray. Bellefonte. Lukens, Edward Clark, Haver- ford. Mecum, James Howard, Salem, N. J. Mikell, William E., Ir., Phila- delphia. Murdoch, Lawrence Corlies, Riverton, N. Musser, Henry Sellers, Phila- delphia. Neely, John Howard, Ir., Mif- flintown. Grlady, George Phillips, Hun- tingdon. Perry, Michael A., Philadelphia. Potts, Edgar Leroy, Philadel- phia. Robbins, Jules Cecil, Philadel- phia. Russell, John, jr., Philadelphia. Ryan, Harold james, Spring City. Schantz, Earl Victor, Allentown. Schrnehl, Luther Cleveland, Reading. Sewell, Edwin Lanpheare, Den- ver, Colo. Smith, Ioseph, Lewistown. Townsend, Caspar W. B., Over- brook. Wackenhtith, Charles R., Ir., Picture Rocks Watson, Edward Baldy, jf., Philadelphia. V Hallway-Law School 9 fl, I I ' , 1-argl: J V-sa - X 191139 O? NK 90 'L O . 0 - r 1, - .N ,J -srl . ,,,x , Q. ,1 Ag.. ,.' 1 . 0 .1 L x ,W . ,R -.-.59-. -, . '10 , 1 : rf 'r Q , 1- X i, " X I 5 N ' 'l 4- ,- X f' Q, af' 'P G Ee 1 ,, 10 H QE Q .Q o -k., f 0 Q :E X00 I X 6 H 1 Z If 1! X M 'I L X .dy L V ' if- ,-,.,f 4 .E-I S.. 9 I "H 1 -1 1 - i W .- ...f 123 The Shar swoocl Club The QDHYSWUUU Cliluh .- fa HE Sharswood Law Club, which takes its name from the , l 5 Chief Justice of Pennsylvania, who was for so many f ,QIT7 years intimately connected with the Law School Of the - 'N University, was founded in the autumn Of 1881. Q11 adopted, and with the amendments that subsequently became necessary, it still constitutes the foundation of the Club's X 25:1 :QL . Gctober eighth of that year the Club's constitution was Organization. D The purpose of the Club is to supply, so far as possible, the practical work in the trial and argument of causes that a law school course necessarily lacks. To this end, arguments and jury trials are held throughout' the year, before courts composed either of undergraduate members Of the Club Or of members Of the Faculty, members of the' Bench and members Of the Bar. The Club rooms in the Law School Building contain the Erskine Hazard Dickson Memorial Library. It now consists of nearly three hundred volumes, which are added to yearly, and afford invaluable assistance to the members of the Club in tha.: work. EDVVIN A. LUCAS, Chief Clerk P. LTERBERT REIGNER VV. FOSTER REEXVE, IH I. GRIER BARTOL TI-IOMAS K. FINLETTER ROBERT DECI-IERT ,Tohn C. Bell, Ir. Raymond K. Denworth Vinton Ereedley Clarence P. Ereeman Edwin A. Lucas I. Grier Bartol bl. Hamilton Cheston Charles C. Evans Thomas K. Einletter De Lans Andrews Alexander Biddle C. Sewell Clark Robert Dechert John B. Gest, Il Philip L. Leidy Edwards E. Leiper, Ir. ' M IDDLE UPPER DIVISION VV. Foster Reeve, HI P. Herbert Reigner Harold D. Saylor Arthur R. Sewall DIVISION W. Logan Eox VVm. Maxwell Rosenfield john S. Willialns, H LOWER DIVISION Alfred G. B. Lewis Arthur Littleton John Cf. Love Williani E. Mikell, Ir. Lawrence C. Murdoch George P. Orlady Caspar W. B. Townsend 125 The Hare Law Club The Iaare Iain Qiluh f HE Hare Law Club was organized on February 22, 1890, as a successor to the old University Law Club, one of the first in the Law Department. It was named in honor of Hon. I. Clark Hare, for many years a member of the Faculty of the Law School, and well recognized by the profession as one of the greatest American jurists. The primary object of the Club, as set out in its constitution is to secure for its members a training in the practical application of the law, through the preparation of arguments, drawing of briefs, the trial of cases, and the presentation of arguments to a moot court. f F -S-f.x9 it BQ C ? its P Va The graduate membership of the Club consists of about four hundred men, most of whom are prominent members of the Bar. Among its honorary members are former Chief justice Mitchell, of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, Hon. John B. McPherson, of the United States District Court, and ex-Attorney-General Hampton L. Carson. ' The undergraduate membership of the Club is divided into three divisions, composed of the First, Second and Third Year Classes, respectively. The officers of the Club for I 916-17 are as follows: FIRST TER M ' Pl'6SlClC11l-JOSEPH Vice-President-G. BLl1'S3.1'-JAMES B. RCCO1'dCT-ERNEST Librarian-ROBERT Chairman Executix SECOND President-G. MASON H. LAMORELLE MASON QWLETT fXNDERSON, IR. N. VOTAW W. KINZIE 76 Committee TERM OWLETT XXICC-P1'CSlClC1lt-JAMES B. ANDERSON, IR. BLITSZII'-EDVVARD G. LUKENS RSCOFdC1'-JAMES H. MERCUM THIRD DI Harry P. Betzer Alexander M. Haig Farlston L. Hargett , Caldwell H. Harris 'Wayne H. Irvine Tom Kennett VISION Robert VV. Kinzie ,loseph H. Lamorelle Robert C. Liggett Tohn C. Runkle Bdward G. Shmidheiser Wiii. Wallace Smith 127 James B. Anderson, I joseph H. Grubb, jr. Benjamin C. Jones Edward C. Lukens james H. Mecum QI. Howard Neely, jr. SECOND DIVISION r. ' G. Mason Owlett Ernest N. Votaw FIRST DIVISION Edgar L. Potts John Russell, Ir. Edwin L. Sewell Big Clad 128 Sharsxfvood Hall The Miller Law Club 115132 Miller 'iiarn Qlluh 1 - -X -- HE Miller Law Club was organized in 1891. It was named for E. Spencer Miller, Professor of Real Estate and In 1393 the club established a "dispensary" Per- sons too poor to retain counsel in the ordinary manner were given advice, and after consideration by counsel, the case, if meritorious, was taken into court. . f SW" gmc , V F1 Equity, 1852-1872, and Dean, 1868-1872. Q Q22 43117 . .-.9 At the presentvtime moot courts, jury trials and quizzes are held by and for the members. PresidentQRoBERT W. OWENS Vice-President-ORRIN E. BOYLE Secretary-CHARLES H. THGMPSON Treasurer-MARK THATCHER First Prothonotary--CLAUDE C. SMITH Second Prothonotary-RODNEY T. BONSALL Third Prothonotary-OTTO P. MANN Librarian-SIDNEY GRABOWSKI cLAss or 1917 Rodney T. Bonsall H. Collin Minton, jr. -Orrin E. Boyle Robert W. Owens john L. Layton Claude C. Smith CLASS OF IQIS Oliver W. Frey Paul I. Sykes A. G. Gearhart Mark Thatcher Sidney Grabowski Charles H. Thompson 'Otto P. Mann Donald H. Williaiiis john A. Rieser CLASS or 1919 joseph F. M. Balcli, 2d Ernest R. Keiter Vernon B. Bickmore Henry S. Musser Harold LeRoy Ervin Earl V. Schantz Carl H. Karsch ' Luther C. Schmehl l3l The James Wilson Law Club The Eiamzs wilsun lam Qlluh HE james Wilson Law Club was founded in IQOO. It was given the name of james Wilsoii, jurist and patriot, a name venerated by all his countrymen for his services in the Constitutional Convention and the Supreme Court, and held in particular respect in University history as its first Professor of Law. The primary object of the club is the mutual improvement of the members by means of training in the practical application of the law, through the preparation of arguments, the drawing of briefs, and the presentation of arguments to moot courts, composed either of undergraduate members of the club or members of the Faculty, or members of the bench or bar. .1 AA. " fi-- ' 9 Q . iggl' ' V if H-as . .-sv The club has striven to promote fellowship among its mem- bers, believing that a congenial atmosphere is essential to effective work. It is hoped that this policy will bear fruit, not only in the Way of results in legal training, but in the formation of friendships that will endure in after years. President-THOMAS E. MONTGOMERY Vice-President-T1f1oMAs L. HOBAN Secretary-LoU1s M. GOEHRING ,lR1'C21SUI'C1'-CDRSON I. GRAHAM Thomas L. Hoban Thomas E. Montgomery Joseph L. Reddan Orson bl. Graham Louis M. filoehring Henry H. Houck 'Wilhelm F. Knauer Harold F. Moolq Lawson G. Bash Mahlon Baumgardner Hutchinson S. Comly VValter R. Faries A. Thomas Glassmire CLASS or 1917 CLASS Paul E. Thomas Charles E. Vogel Carleton B. Webb F 1918 Robert S. McClure, Richard H. O'Brien Howard B. Smiley Charles H. Stevens cLAss or 1919 1 Vlacob Hagenbuch Harold I. Ryan Charles R. Waclcenliutli l Dudley A. Giberson 133 The Kent Law Club time .9 e 9 5 ing Q 5 'N CF '78-f 1 ax. through later years. be ent?Latn .Iuh HE Kent Law Club was organized i11 1896 when the Law School was at its olcl quarters in Congress Hall, at Sixth and Chestnut Streets. It is named after the great Amer- ican jurist and commentator, Chancellor Kent. The club occupies a room in the Law where it holcls its meetings and quiz classes. pose is to familiarize its members with court practice, the of briefs and arguments on questions of law, while, at time, fostering a spirit of fellowship which, it is hoperl, u' The officers ancl 11lS11llJCl'S of tl1e club during the 5 1917 were as follows: FIRST SEMESTER ilD1'CSlClSl1f+X'VlLLl A M C. Ifliwes Vice-President-J osEP1f1 M ARI N ELLI Sec1'etary-linxvfxnn VI. Mel? B11A1uL1:1 T1'C3SLl1'Cl'--ltJl'lN VV. FORM' SECOND SEMESTER lD1'6SlCl3l1f-LOUIS R. nl. FENERTY Vice-Presiclent-jfxmtfs A. M.Lx11oN12Y Secretary-THOMAS L. KANE, JR. T1'SZlSLl1'C1'-AQARK L. CiREELEY Louis R. T. Fenerty Mark L. Greeley Vtfilliam C. Hayes EClNV2Ll'fl J. MCF. Braclle Alohn VV. Ferry Thomas L. Kane, jr. Clare G. Fenerty CLASS or IQI7 ,loseph Marine-lli Eclwarzl A. Tobin CLASS or 1918 CLASS OF lames A. M ahonev llchn M. Di S-'lv Ifxlj 1 SSfl'O VVilIiam A. Hammefze l35 Building, Its pur- drawing the same ill endure stu' 1916- 'lhe 'I-h0maS McKean Law Club The Thomas jlilciman lam Clllluh .Qj HE Thomas McKean Law Club was founded in 1904- Q, It IS named in honor of Thomas McKean, Chief jus- Ky tice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and Trustee X2 ?Sq of the University of Pennsylvania, and one of the f--L0 A most famous judges of his time. Primarily the object of the club is to assist its mem- bers in their work in the Law School and to afford them a training for actual practice by means of moot courts, jury trials, arguments and legal debates held before members of the Faculty, judges and prominent members of the Barg but the desirability of fostering a social and friendly spirit among the men who are going to spend their lives closely connected in the practice of their profession is constantly kept in mind. The connection between the student mem- bers and active practitioners is kept alive by the annual banquets, and also by the frequent talks of the graduate members of the Bar at the room of the club in the Law School. P1'GSldC11f-RUDOLPII M. HIRSCI-IWALD Vice-President-ALBERT LTULIAN MAIZKS Secretary-HARRY LICHTMAN Treasurer-PHIL A. GREENSPAN ' Master of ATCl1lVC-MARCUS A, BILLETT Prothonotary-MARCUS H. VVEISMAN THIRD YEAR CLASS Marcus A. Billett Russell Miller Edward Davis Maurice Saeta Rudolph Myer Hirschwald Marcus H. Weisiiian Harry Lichtman Barnie Vlfinkelman joseph Herman Lieberman SECOND YEAR CLASS Harry Balis Hirsh Vlfolf Stalberg Phil A. Greenspan FIRST YEAR CLASS Samuel J. Becker Joseph Smith Ellis Brodstein Special Student jules Cecil Robbins Dr. Isaac Husik 137 Library-University of Pennsylvania .4 ,. . 4 . :5,.. 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X , -E 5,,,, ......... ..,....., ..., WE L il n..., ' A A i irfwilwl ww .., . ....D m,m4f f UM ...,,, 1 VUMIM H "" 7 l -. ll ll llHliHlHlH m r H-.1m.x,m'5'i.'l' 139 ' l uTWlI1 'llI Phi Delta Phi Fraternity 1913i ZlBeIta 1913i QDCCTNQ HE legal fraternity of Phi Delta Phi was founded in 1859 Cl, ,Q-CS at the Law School of the University of Michigan, being fn at that t11ne the only fraternity composed exclusively of law Students and members of the Bar. Since its foundation the fraternity has established chapters in all the leading law schools of the country, having a total of forty-six active chapters and Seventeen alumni chapters. In April, 1886, a chapter was installed at the University of Pennsylvania. Its name was chosen in honor of Chief Justice Gibson, of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. jfacultp flbcmbers Williaiii E. Mikell, BS., LL.M. William Draper Lewis, BS.. LL.B., Ph.D. Owen J. Roberts, AB., LL.B. Williain H. Loyd, A.B., A.M., LL.B. Edwin R. Keedy, A.B., LL.B. Williaiii A. Schnader. A.B., LL.B. 1ul1DCl'QI'3Cll3t6 flD6mb6Y5 ctass or IQI7 Harry Price Betzer lohn Lawrence Layton Raymond K. Denworth Edwin Adams Lucas Vinton Freedley P. Herbert Reigner Caldwell H. Harris Harold Durston Saylor Tom Kennett Frank L. Shallow Robert Williaiia Kinzie Claude Corrall Smith joseph A. Lamorelle Vtfilliam Wallace Smith CLASS or 1918 James Baxter Anderson, Ir. Gilbert Mason Owlett I. Hamilton Cheston Victorio Francisco Valdes Charles Clark Evans Ernest N. Votaw Robert Spencer McClure, jr. john Scholneld VVilliamS, 2d CLASS OF 1919 De Lano Andrews .Lawrence Corlies Murdoch Clarence Sewell Clark .lohn Russell, Jr. Edwards Fayssoux Leiper, Ir. Edwin Lanpheare Sewell Arthur Littleton Qaspar W. B. Townsend 'William E. Mikell, Jr. 141 Delta Theta Phi Fraternity Zselta Ulbeta 1913i pw-cc ELTA Theta Phi Fraternity is the result of an amalgama- Xfv tion in IQI3 of Delta Phi Delta, Alpha Kappa Phi and Theta Lambda Phi, three well organized law fraternities. There are now thirty-four active Senates in the law schools of the leading colleges and universities, and ten alumni Senates in the larger cities of the United States. The Senate of the University of Pennsylvania was established in 1911, assuming the name 'cVon Moschziskei-" in honor of justice von Moschzisker, of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. 99D G25 Czraudcg im me Jfacultg Henry VVOlf Bilcle 1In the law School 1915516 A CLASS OF IQI7 Henry Collin Minton, jr. Thomas Ewing Montgomery George R. Bourquin 'Orrin Edwin Boyle VVayne H. Irvine CLASS OF 1918 james Herbert Egan Oliver Walter Prey Henry H. Houck Thomas Leiper Kane, Otto Philip Mann Ernest Rube Keiter CLASS Charles H. Stevens Charles H. Thompson Donald Henderson Williztiiis Frederick H. WO1'1'Cll OF 1919 Earl XYlC'EOl' Schantz 143 Zaelta Qllbi Jfraternitp HE Delta Chi Fraternity was founded at Cornell in 1890. 'There are now in existence twenty-three chapters con- well as eighteen Alumni Chapters. The Pennsylvania Chapter was founded in 1904, an is the fourteenth active chapter of the fraternity i7 nected with the leading law schools of the country, as Cl in point of 1ge. The chapter house is located at 3467 Chestnut Street. Flctive fllbembers 1916417 Edward John MCE. Bradley john Leslie Kilcoyne Frederick Eason Clark blames Albert Mahoney Earlston Lilburn Hargett Richard Harrison O'Brien Enoch Alonzo Higbee Lewis Pennington Scott Thomas Linus I-Ioban Meredith H. Van R. Staub Linus Arthur Kelly l44 LAWWEW HPGPU5 19-ANNOffATf1DQ17 4 Q ,fl-wi ., 1 i xx Ali., I 4 ,, -4 4, -' iiilqp -1 , ' 7 R I E I X if Wg ,'i? K 1 SQ w E 1 1? .ek L. J.n, K -Sie'-,fl A I 'Q 'ZIfQ'IQ5!-W " w:l iiQQll1 IAQVIFQ-lilujl lQIfQUl'Qi'QUifQ, .IWZLQJLWIQQZ QQIKQLY Qy1i 'U'.I " 'fc . .-..-. TVM1 r ' AT' I iw--- V u v ILPCJ1 lrxnxul A gt F1 QT 4 HI. Il limi Moi-J l lllln- I P EN N541' UJANXR. 11hnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnndnnnnnannu mn I .3 . . 4 In Ill E RL L.Hln3,euoch 'I 7 The Law Review Staff ihr Iain Zivuimu The first number of the University of Pennsylvania Law Re- view appeared in November, 1852. lt thus had its beginning at a time when legal journals were by no means numerous, and ranks among the oldest of American legal publications. For several years it was published by D. B. Canfield 81 Co., publishers, as a monthly magazine, and while considerable effort was devoted by the early editors to placing before the members of the Bar important articles by leading members of the profession, its chief mission, perhaps, was the publication of abstracts of current decisions as they appeared. . Between 1880 and 1890 the introduction of the system of uadvance reports" performing a similar service rendered the pub- lication of such a magazine less profitable, and in 1891 the magazine was transferred to the University of Pennsylvania Press, a com- pany organized primarily to print publications of the University. At this time, and since the date of its origin in 1852, the publica- tion appeared under the name The A77'Z87'fCU11 Law Register. A year later, the University Press having ceased to exist. the maga- zine was vested in a trustee and continued under the editorial management of VVilliam Draper Lewis, Esq., George Whartoii Pepper, Esq., and Williaiia S. Ellis, Esq. The policy of the maga- zine was altered to meet the needs of the profession and more attention was given to the publication of legal articles by writers of authority. In 1895 the editorial management was given over to a board of students elected from those of the second and third year classes of the Law School of high scholastic standing, and since that time the management has continued unchanged. In 1897 the trustees assigned the copyright of the magazine to the University of Penn- sylvania, and in 1908, that the publication might be identified more closely with the Law School, the name was changed to Uizizfersiry Of Pe1'z11syI7Janria Law Review and A171,87'iCG'1Z Law Regfister. It has been the constant aim and purpose of the La-'zu Review to be of service both to the practitioner and to the student. A typi- cal issue contains three or four leading articles of authority by prominent members of the profession, both practitioners and teach- ersg several "Notes" or short discussions upon recent decisions of importance, prepared by members of the boardg a department for "Recent Cases" in which recent decisions are digested and anno- tated, likewise prepared by members of the board, and a depart- ment of book reviews. 147 The members of the board are chosen under a competitive system, and to those selected the work affords experience in the work of annotation and in the marshaling and effective use of masses of material which is perhaps not so extensively obtained. in any other branch of Work at the Law School. In conclusion it should be mentioned that the Law Review' has, during the past year, experienced one of the most prosperous- periods of its existence. Its circulation has been broadened to a considerable extent and a new interest seems to have been taken. by the members of the profession and a new appreciation of its value as an aid to the practitioner. The Board of Editors for the year IQT6-I7 consists of: RAYMOND K. D13NWoRT1-1, Editor-in-Chiefg EDVVIN A. LUCAS, Case Editor, B. M. SNOVER, Business Manager. Rodney T. Bonsall Earlston L. Hargeth Thomas L. Hoban P. Herbert Reigner Harold D. Saylor W. Wallace Smith Carleton B. Webb Barnie VVinkelman I. Grier Bartol Earnest N. Votaw EDITORS J. Hamilton Cheston Charles Clark Evans VVilliam Logan Fox Thomas K. Finletter Henry H. Houck Otto P. Mann Harold E. Mook G. Mason Owlett Paul Sykes Philip E. Newman 148 Ebac Qhrher uf the Qlluif "To foster a spirit of careful study and to mark in a fitting manner those who have attained a high grade of scholarship" the Order of the Coif was organized in a number of law schools of the United States. In furtherance of this end on May 16, 1912, the National Secretary of the Order of the Coif authorized four ,members of the Class of 1912, to organize formally a chapter of that society in the University of Pennsylvania Law School. The order of the Coif is a name derived from the old English 'f'Order of the Coif" which was composed of the Sergeants-at-law. On attaining the degree of the coif, or becoming a sergeant, a barrister would retire from the Inn of Court by which he was called 'to the Bar, and then become a member of Sergeants' Inn. I-Ie would then wear his coif-a close-fitting cap of white lawn or silk a--either as a distinguishing mark of his profession, or as Brand, in his "Popular Antiquities" puts it, to bring luck. In either event, .at the end of the seventeenth century when wigs becamethe fashion, a round space was left on the top of the wig for the. display of the coif, which was afterwards covered by a small patch of black .silk edged with white. Fashion is ever changing, and today tlig distinguishing sign of 'the order in this country is nothing more than a watch key, similar in general shape to the Phi Beta Kappa key, but with the corners clipped, bearing upon its face a head, showing the wig with the symbolic coif of the past ages. The following members of the Class of 1917 have been elected 10 membership: Raymond K. Denworth Edwin A. Lucas VVm. Poster Reeve, gd Barnie Wfinkelinan 149 R I AX- P . VD +R- F ' 5 . S, T474 ' 'x I . xx ,xx-,.,f" W f ' 5: Y N im... 1 2 -xxXxX- fx 5 753. 1 K :A A 1 A if 3' V X ef 6,56 74, ... q . 1. 12 x .u -1- ' 5552221 w- - 2 f Q -'W---'mx-H , 7 x , '- - v H g I ,.-.. ,T 4 Q W . ff X 7,4 1-.. -E Q X in ,-v Z A "- f 1 Z -ix XZ ' 7' ,, , . , 4 L ., x .2 ,fl 21- W:-. gf' E.4 1- j' : ,, ' r - C.QT'5 wr: 1-mv: Mer- ' 'WT EW' emo NE ,WMELESS U, CXQZZA -rn: mlm Pram-Yxn-1 150 minutes of the fllbeeting ot the jfacultp, bel-D in the Sffiw of the ECHN, jrrioag, april zona, 1917 Present: Professors Brown, Bikle, Bohlen, Rloberts, Loyd and Dean Milcell. It was resolved that any member of the Third Year Class who has entered military or naval service or has volunteered for service in the Military or Naval Service of the United States Government and is, at the time fixed for the Third Year examinations, actually in training for such service in the Government, shall be recom- mended for the degree of Bachelor of Laws in absentia provided he is free from conditions at the time of the Commencement Day, -Tune 20, 1917. Motion carried. Resolved that such Third Year students as were in good stand- ing, except for one mid-year condition in third year work shall, if they so request, be re-examined immediately in the subiect in which they are conditioned, and if they pass off the condition shall be recommended for the degree of Bachelor of Laws on Commence- ment Day, june 2o, 1917. Motion carried. , Resolved that examinations be held beginning the last Monday in April, April goth, one per day for First Year students. Each examination to consist of Five questions, time allowed for each exami- nation to be three hours. These examinations are to be given to all men who have prior to that time filed applications for enroll-- ment in the Offtcers' Reserve Corps or who have then volunteered or entered military or naval service. No honors are to be conferred in such exam-inations. A student who has been rejected by the mili- tary or naval authorities may, if he desire, return to the class after the examination above mentioned and take the regular examinations in june, in which case a passing mark obtained at the April exami- nation shall entitle him to go on with his class, but honors attained in the second examination shall be counted as honors in course. Motion carried. It was resolved that those members of the Second Year Class, who have not incurred any conditions in their first year examina- tions, shall be entitled to pass into the Third Year Class without examination if they have tiled their applications for the military or naval service of the United States. Those who have incurred one or more conditions may take the second year examinations begin- 151 ning April 28th under the same conditions as heretofore provided for the First Year Class. Examinations for the Second Year Class beginning April 28th. Minutes of the Meeting of the Advisory Committee of the Faculty held in the office of the Dean Tuesday, April 24, IQI7 Present: Professors Lewis, Amram, Loyd, Keedy and Dean Mikell. REsoLVED: That the Advisory Committee recommend to the Faculty that a Third Year student with a Second Year condition be accorded the same privilege as a Third Year student with a Third Year mid-year condition in any subject. That such student failing to pass off such condition will be given on his return to the school, if he should volunteer for service, a special examination covering his Third Year work in the subject in which he was conditioned. RESOLVED: That a First Year student repeating the year is eligible to the April examination for the First Year in the same way in which any other f1rst year student is. . RESOLN'EDZ That a student of the First or Second Year Class, who fails in the April examination may if he so desires take the regular June examination with his class. RESOLVED: That a student repeating the First or Second Year may take the April examinations. If he receives three conditions in such examinations he shall not be thereby eliminated from the school under the general Faculty rules. RESOLVED: That no student shall be required to repeat the year because of the number of failures in the April examinations. He shall be given leave of absence subject to conditions in those courses in which he has failed to pass and he will be given a re- examination at the convenience of the Faculty on his return. RESOLVED: That conditioned or failed men who are taking training in the military camps and who are rejected for Service or temporarily exempted or relieved from the service will take their re-examination in the regular September period with the other stu- dents unless a special order is made in their case. 152 53 First Year Class Room Swv QBLII' 2-Xhuvriinrem 55 ,MA The Trade Mark of SUPERIOR Clothes AT MODERATE PRICES LITTLE Sz GOLZE TAILORS 123 South 16th Street, - Philadelphia LAW BOOKS Your Orders and Inquiries are Solicitecl by T. 8: J. W. Johnson Co. 535 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, Penna. Kentis WAYNE Flowers LAUNDRY 3345 WOODLAND AVE. 3327 HOTEL MARLYN Woodland Ave 40th and Walnut Streets FLOXX ERS TEI EGRAPI-IED H. 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