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Pubi;.slie l by M mm OF REDLAIDS ASSOCIATED STUDEm Redlands. California MIRIAM POLING, editor KESyETH LEWIS, manager With the passing of each year at the University OE Redlands, events and individuals leave their shadows as memories of the past and prophecies of the future. Each shadow, while remaining distinct in the minds oe those who create it. becomes inte ' gr. ' Kted in the complex pattern of college activity AND SO COMPLETES ANOTHER YEAR OF LIFE AT ReDLANDS. " This learned I from the shadow of a tree Which to and fro did sway against a wall. Our shadow ' selves — our influence — may fall Where we can never be. " How many times we would not have it so, When we have sinned, or erred, or been unkind. How many times we would not have it so, When, suddenly, our shadowselves, we find, Have made a burden heavier, a will less strong Because we knew the right, but did the wrong. Our rhadow ' selves — our influence — may lengthen Till they encompass both the land and sea And they may weaken, or may strengthen Men in far lands where we can never be. This is the prayer that we would humbly pray. Let thy pure light, dear Lord, shine on our way Then will our shadow-selves be like to Thee And prove a blessing, when they fall, where we can never be. — Mary Newton Keith ACADEMICS 1 1 4 Admin istration 1 7 Faculty 20 Students 27 ACTIVITY II 58 Service, Publications 61 FoRENsics, Music 72 HONORARIES 77 SPORTS III 84 Varsity 87 Frosh 106 Women 110 SOCIAL IV 1 1 8 Sororities. Fraternities 121 Clubs, Dorms. Calendar 132 Candid Camera 162 I N DeFs whole life was centered around his active interest in athletics, especially baseball and basketball. He was a real sport, and always played the game of life in as clean a manner as his participation in athletics. His was a quiet manner, a spirit of co- operation, and a devotion to high moral standards. He impressed all his friends by the sincerity and genuine- ness of his every undertaking. His life was a challenge to higher ideals and accomplishments. Because of this his death is mourned as a real loss not only to his personal friends but also to the campus community. Del Flora May 11, 1940 Miss Moore has been more than a teacher, — she has been a friend. We shall all miss her voice and helping hand but her spirit will still be a beacon light to all who had the privi- lege of knowing her. She was an in- spiration to us and her memory will be a benediction. I cannot say, and will not say That she is dead, — she is just away. With a cheery smile, and a wave of the hand. She has wandered into an unknown land. And left us dreaming how very fair It needs must be, since she lingers there. And you.— -oh you, who wildest yearn For the old-time step and glad return Think of her faring on, as dear In the love of there as the love of here. Think of her still as the same, I say. She is not dead, — she is just away. — J.»iMEs Whitcomb Riley Miss Caroline Moore May 22, 1940 E II R I jl % 1 ' ■v- ' ' ,. ' " WM 4 ' ' r . p " 1 " ;.y i »«1 l -f: 7 -H -T, 1 P: - " ■ ' i ■-J i„ ■ fiii-ta 4»f : ' • ' ' Cr ' Sf ' M ■ ' •(««l3 ' 3;VH!»mt! ' ' ' I u ' -. ' ' i ; ?F.» 3 Kiit mi ' i ■ « I m ' cr. V=te««int!, I mim it D M I n S T R JT 1 » THE ItESIIinT In Tosti ' s Goodbye the " Shadows falling on you and me " are full of sadness and bitter tragedy. For most of you seniors the shad- ows fallmg across these pages of La Letra have the flavor of sadness too — the kind that attends all Good-byes — but not the flavor of tragic loss, because life has already taught you that shadows are indicative not of dark- ness but of light. But more than that, be- cause one of Redlands ' aims is to provide her students with a Christian philosophy of life, you have had the opportunity to learn how one can renew strength in " the shadow of a rock within a weary land. " The U. of R. bids you Good-bye and y " " and Mrs. Anderson entertain students for an informal evening Dr. Elam J. Anderson knows sadness too — the kind that lies con- cealed in a mother ' s heart when she sends her sons, her daughters off to college. Your Alma Mater in sending you out into the world knows full well that new shadows will come to you. The way you accept them, the measure of refreshing strength that you gain from " the shadow of the Rock " will be the test of her confidence that the recordings m this book have not been in vam. Lovely shadows, poignant shadows, pro- phetic shadows " falling on you and me. " Elam J. Anderson. R D L A N D S 1 THE DEHS Herbert E. Marsh Mary Ncwtmi Keith While certain human beings on this planet are dissipating their energies in strife, we have been permitted another college year to enjoy the benefits of a plan which society has provided through the generous forethought of certain consecrated individuals in the hope that Christian democracy might become more and more perfect. This has placed us under a heavy obligation which if not discharged faithfully will bring danger of serious disaster for those who follow us. My prayer for the men and women who are going out from Redlands this year is that you may be able to find the way in which you should set your feet for the most effective service and that you shall never shrink or turn back because the going becomes hard at times. May we all strive to do our particular part to make Redlands a real shrine from which strength and sympathy may flow in such a blend as to bless humanity . . . Only thus shall her destiny be fulfilled. H. E. Marsh 18 BOUI) OF TRUST EH Term Expiring 1940: Mattison B. Jones, Los Angeles Herbert Holt, Los Angeles Ralph Jensen, Los Angeles Joy Jameson, Corona J. J. Harrison, Santa Ana Walter G. Hentschke, Redlands (Alumni Representative) Ralph Merriam, Pasadena C. Arlin Heydon, Phoenix, Arizona W. A. Robertson, Los Angeles Wallace Chadwick, San Marino Term Expiring 1941: Mrs. J. M. Williamson, Long Beach J. W. Curtis, San Francisco W. W. Catherwood, Riverside E. M. Cope, Redlands Lucy Lovell. Long Beach J. Whitcomh Brougher, Sr., Glcndale Frank Kepner, Pomona Leonard Oechsli, Alhambra B. C. Barrett, Bakersfield Ralph Walker, Los Angeles Tfrm Expiring 1942: Arthur Gregory, Redlands A. M. Lewis, Riverside F. O. Belden, Redlands W. H. Geistweit, Jr., San Diego Joel H. Smith, Selma Fred A. Hastings, Glendale Fred W. Fickett, Tucson, Arizona John Bunyan Smith, San Diego Linn W. Hattersley, Pasadena Roger W. Truesdail, Los Angeles R D N D S 1 Charles Harlan Abbott Professor of Zoology Orrin Wilson Albert Professor cf Mathematics F il |] II L T 1 Glen E. Carlson rofcssor of Sociology Earl Cranston Professor oj History Ashel Cunningham Professor of Physical Ediicatioti Ellis Rhys Davies Professor of Physical Educatior 2( D E P 1 R T II E I T H E 1 D S Bartel Edward Ebel Professor oj German Edith Abigail Hill Professor of Romance Languages William Holt ' SmitK Professor oj Religioii.s Education S. Guy Jones Professor of Chemistry James William Kyle Professor of Ancient Languages Rowland Edgar Leach Professor of VioJm and Theory of Music RE D L A N FACULTY Robert Henry Lynn Professor of Biblical, Missionary, and Ethical Instruction Herbert Eugene Marsh Professor of Physics and Engineering Lawrence E. Nelson Professor of Englis i Egbert Ray Nichols Professor of Speech Education William Benjamin Olds Professor oj Voice Paul Amadcus Pisk Profe.v.sor o) Piano and Theory of Mu-sic 22 I) E P 1 R T M E I T HEADS Leslie P. Spelman Professor of Organ and Theory of Mils Edgar Bates Van Osdel Projessur of Geology and Astronomy R D Iwar Sigurd Westerberg Professor of Education N D S 1 H A n A L II K (J II Frederick Horatio Billings Professor of Botany and Bacteriology, who is retiring this year after having served on the faculty since 1921. Howard Cyrus Tilton Professor of Economics since 1914 and who IS retiring after twenty-six years of service at the iniiversitv. ! 24 I E 11 F i C I L T V M EMBERS Richard Bancroft Bcaman Instructor in Art C. Gerald Hasty Instructor m Speech Education George J. Hollcnberg Instructor m Biology Dons Honberger Graduate Assistant ii Speech Education R D Lillian Ludlow Instructor m Pli ' 5ical Education Fulmer Mood Assistant Professor of History and Librarian A N D S 1 IP- ' ' " ' Margarctc Henrictte Rawicz Graduate Assistdiil :n German Sara Vincent Instructor m Spanisfi FACULTY Conrad F. Wedher}) Instructor in Speech Education Gilbert L. Brown, Jr. Instructor m Journalism Louise Jennings Secretary to the President Floyd C. Wilcox Director of Admissions und Personnel 26 i S. II R. Serving this year as president of your Stud ' ent Body has been a distinct privilege for me. However, student government is more than a person or group of persons — it is the group ex- pression of each student in his own student gov- ernment. Each outgoing group leaves, in a sense, a shadow or a reflection of their contribution to the student groups to follow and in return are the recipients of the shadows left by the ones gone before. I hope that this student adminis- tration has made a contribution in this shadow form which will add in some way to the pro- gressive trend in student government. Roy Mesker Delphinc Fowler, Vice-president. Dorothy Ann Duncan, Secretary. Mervyn Voth, Treasurer. 11. r, .Meeker, President Redlands school spirit is best expressed at student body meetings on the Ad building steps RED A N D S 1 niDE T roi fiL This year the Student Council progressed under the capable leadership of the student body president, Roy Mesker, and with the assistance of three other student body officers, two student body representatives, the Bulldog editor, and a representative from each class. All members of the student body were privileged to attend these weekly Wednes ' day night meetings and contribute to the discussions. The various appointments made by the council have been very successful, and accurate records have been filed of all student enterprises for the year. Through Student Council efforts an Athletic Board of Control has been established. This board represents the students in such phases as buying equipment, giving letters, and approving the athletic budget. Among other student problems was the reorganization of regulations for the frosh bonfire in hopes that past difficulties would be avoided in future years. The Student Council enjoyed its work and hopes that the student body has been satis- factorily served. Standing: N. Steward, Voth, A. Wincher Seated; L. Bowersox, Dean Keith. D. Duncan, Mesker. Dean Marsh, A. Stevens, D. J. Stew- art, Grider 2S Dean Keith. Sill. M. Stevens. Launer. A. Stevens, Covington. D. Duncan, Dean Marsh JlDICIUl lOlRT " You ' ll have to put more punch in it, " the copy editor pointed out wearily. " But you can ' t put punch m an article on the student court! It ' s darn serious. We have to decide the fairest and wisest things to do when violations against the student community occur — and if you don ' t think it ' 5 a job! " " Doesn ' t anything funny ever happen? " the copy editor queried hopefully. " Oh sure, some of the scrapes the kids get into make us laugh, but that ' s not the point. Everything that ' s brought before us is something that shouldn ' t have happened and we have got to figure out what to do so as to discourage any reoccurrence. If I do say so I think we ' ve done pretty well. We ' ve looked into every case thoroughly and the adminis- tration has backed us in every decision we ' ve made. " Of course we student oificers couldn ' t have managed if the student body hadn ' t stood behind us like they have. They ' ve been swell about it. " By this time even the copy editor had caught the spirit of enthusiasm and hoped that the Student Court would continue to function and flourish. R D N D S 1)0 111 COIIHIL Time: 6:40 Tuesday night. Scene: Any girls ' dorm. Characters: Cutie and Puss, coeds. Puss: Hiya, Cutie! Where are you — going? Cutie: Council, darn it. P: What, again? C: What d ' ya mean, again. This is only my second time up. P: Well, one more and you can discuss your wayward life with Dean Keith. What awful thing did you do this time? C: I ' m ashamed to admit it, but I was four minutes late Thursday night. Ghastly, isn ' t it? P: What can they do to you? C: Oh, they could give me as many room campuses as they want, week- night or week-end, or count it as a time up, or take away nights-out. They might even excuse me, but my story isn ' t good enough for that. P: Good old car trouble? C: Nope. P: Maybe you couldn ' t bear to leave before the end of the show? C: Not that either. P: Watch trouble? C: Right. I had a watch, but we forgot to look at it. P: Man, that ' s really feeble. Who all ' s on council now? C: Lucille Larkey is prexy, and Doris Wilbur is the secretary. The dorm representation is based on respective population. P: Whew! Hey, it ' s quarter to. Hadn ' t you better dash? C: Yeah man. So long. Puss. CURTAIN kins. L. Taylor, Caldwell, Nichol- son, Kidder, Ben- son, C. Mills, Con- rad, Kent. Front r o v : Larkey, Rahn, Norwood, W)lhur 30 wnn ROLL First Semester: Lurene Boheim Virginia Hinckley Arthur Jenkins Nelson Price Floyd Rawlings Mary Lucia Snyder Adelaide Stevens Marjorie Wilson Lourene Vail Orrin Albert Robert Lashbrook Mildred Swank Patricia Poling Walter Wohlheter Corrine Durham Wilbur Fridell Jerry Magner Betty Hess Harold Hill Margaret Steward Charles Wallis Dorothy Duncan Winifred Haddock Lynn Leavenworth Virginia Ogle Muriel Schuh Charles Ziilch Glenn Williams Dorothy Coble Merian Kanatani Anaclaire Mauerhan Hugh Folkins Helen Rowell Dorothy Arthur James Edwards Sonia Westerberg Ruth Johnson William Klausner Eugene Sill Charlotte Hoskins Violet McLeod Fredericka Passmore Lee Launer Ronald Scharer William Roskam Thomas Baker Ruth Bates Virginia Brewster Alvin Chang Marian Colvin Marjorie Farley Phyllis Robertson Helen Searls Mervyn Voth Albert Wincher David Cooper Eugene Giachino Jean Gunverdahl Bernice Houston Edwin Anderson Patsy Hall Marie Steuart Lois Brasfield P.uth Joy R D A N D S u n R Any attempt to define in precise terms just what a Senior is, is usually nothing but an invitation to con- fusion. The dictionary says a Senior is a " student who is in his fourth or final year in college " . At first glance this definition seems perfectly acceptable, yet closer in- spection proves It to be not only deceiving but downright wrong. For example, there are many students who are in their fourth year at college and who are still Freshmen, Sophomores, or Juniors. Also, there are certain Freshmen whose first year will also be their final year, although they are not Seniors. Perhaps it would be best to approach the question from a negative standpoint and define the Senior in terms of what he isn ' t. Let it be understood that a Senior can be m anywhere from his fourth to sixteenth year in college, it may not be his final year, he is not as stupid as his pro- fessors imagine, nor as brilliant as he himself thinks. The college Senior finds himself faced with the harrowing experience of plunging from a sheltered scholastic existence of some fifteen years into a world of reality. Som.e students escape this by returning to their academic cloisters to pursue graduate work. A senior class is probably the most heterogeneous group in the world, but whatever his present position- the Senior is pri- marily concerned with the future. The class of MO has among its members many who intend to be teachers, lawyers, doctors — and then there are others who intend to make an honest living. During the first semester, the class held two parties, one at the American Legion Hall and another at Oak Glen Lodge. The class is proud of its accomplishments of the last four years and have only two regrets. First, that the class of ' 40 repeated last year ' s performance in the play tournament by t.Mdng second rather than first place as they did the two consecutive years before that. Second, that the coming year will see the class of ' 40 separated rather than acting together for itself and the university. First Semester Carl Burncss President Lucile Larkey Vice-president Inez Hurst Secretary Bill Roskam Treasurer Second Semester W.i ' tcr W ' olilheter President Mark K.. Browne Vice-president Dorotliy Abraham Secretary Bill Wilson Treasurer 32 I 1 s s Dorothy Abraham Edwin Anderson Emmettc Anderson Betty Andrew A.B.. Sociology A.B.. Mathematics AB.. Phys. Ed. A B.. Sociology Janet Armstrong Yiila Atkinson Stella Ayers Jean Ballantyne A.B.. Bio. So. A B.. S ieec i A.B., English AB., Sociology June Bengard Betty Bissitt Ciruline Blair Betty Bolton A.B.. Enghsh A.B.. Phys. Ed. A.B., History A.B., Phys. Ed. R D A N D S I S E I H Endnna Bodey A£.. £ luctECiim Marian H. Bowers M.A.. Eiiuciltion Mary C. Bowersox A-B.. Socioioffv Lois Brastteld A£.. Enzlzsh Eugene Brcad%-ater AB Sv c:. ' sv Helen Brockhurst AS-. EductitioTt Cari Bumess A.B.. Speech Frances Bussey A.B.. Pfevs. £ i. Virginia Caldwell A£.. Eng. Lit. William Calkins A£.. Educaciim Peter Ching A-B-, Sociology Marian Cdvin A3.. Zoology J4 David Cooper A.B.. Zoology Janet Dahle A.B., English Harold Darling A.B., £ng. Lit. Glenn S. Daun B.M.. Pub. Sch. M. Harriet Dewey A.B . Ediuatum Bernadine Dickcrson A3.. English Margaret Dudley A.B.. Phys. Ed. Margaret Dunworth A.B,, EdiicaiioTi Corinne Durham A.B., English Wynona Ellington A.B . Education Lloyd Fiese A.B., Economics- Loi,« Fitsgihbon A.B.. Education R E D L A N D N ] I I R Beatrice Forrest A.B., Spanish Clarence Foster A.B.. Phys. Ed. Delphine Fowler A.B., Education Harold Frerks A.B.. Economics Jack Fronske A.B.. Geology Martha Fulton A.B., English Earl Galloway A.B., Historv Martha Gerrish A.B.. English Phillip Goodwin A,B., Sociology Vcrna Gordon A.B., Soc. Sci. Doris Gray A.B., Soc. Sci. Florence Gray A,B., Phys. Ed. 36 ienjamin Haddock Mcrnll Hale James Hayw-ard Jane Hay ward A.B,. Speech A3.. Physics A-B.. Economics A B.. History Betty Jane Hess Harold M. Hill Hartley Hillsen Inci; Hurst A.B.. Speech A.B., Zoology A.B., History A.B.. English Marion Jacohsen Arthur Jcnkin-; Dorothy Jenkins Harold E. Johnson A.B.. Sociology A.B.. Socioiog-y A.B.. Education A.B . Pliiiosopliy RED A N D S 1 I n S fi I I R 1$ Mary Kcetch W. S. Keleman Ruth Kuhns James Laird A.B.. ' Zoology A.B., Sociolopv A.B., Education A.B.. English Lucile Larkey Robert Lashbrook Leland Launer Lynn Leavenworth A.B., Biology A.B., Chemistry A.B., Plui., Psych. A.B., Philosophy Dorothy Lee Kenneth Lewis Ruth Lewis Mary Lightfoot A.B,, Education A.B.. Economics A.B.. Education A.B.. Enghsli 38 Marion Lucas Marjorie Ludlow Gail Macartney Howard Maddux I.B., Sociology A.B., History A.B., Education B.M.. Pub. Sch. M. W. Eugene Malone Wayne Malone Harold Marchel Clyde Martin A.B.. Economics A.B., Zoology A.B., History A.B.. Sociology Bias Mercurio Roy Mesker Arlie Mills Marguerite Montapert A.B.. Phys. Ed. A.B., Pol. Sci. A.B., PliiL, Psych. A.B.. Education REDLANDS 1 S ] 1 I R S Ruth Moore A.B.. Education Edwin Morgan A.B.. Economics J. Oliver Morgan A.B.. Economics Jean Mulbar AB.. English James Parker A.B.. Histor Fredericka Passmorc A,B., English June Perrin A-B.. Sociology Dora Peters A.B., Gen. Lit. John Petersen A.B., English Evangeline Piety A.B.. EdiicJluin Milton Powell AB., Econoniic; Nelson Price A.B.. Historv 40 Pierre Provost Ben Pruett Elizabeth Ramsay Nancy Rankin A.B., Phys. Ed. A.B., Sociolog;y A.B., Education A.B., Speech Walter Rees Phyllis Robertson Elliott Robinson Harvey Robinson A.B.. Sociofogv A.B. Enghsh A.B., SoiTiolo gy A.B., Phil.. Psych Henry Rollins Henry R(_)m( W illiani Roskam Margaret Ruud A.B.. History A.B., Phys. Ed. A.B„ Speech A.B., Education R D N D S SENIORS James Safly Runald Scharer Muriel Schulz Faitli Ann Searlc V.B.. Economics A.B.. Economics A.B.. English B.M.. Pub. Sell. M Helen Searls Barbara Seidel Willard Seitel Laurel Sering A.B.. History A.B., Sociology A.B., Chemistry A.B.. Education Eugene Sill Eli-abcth Simmonds Alfred Speed Marie Steuart A.B.. Historv A.B.. Sociology A.B.. Economics A.B-, Education 42 Adelaide Stevens A.B.. Sociology Margery Stevens A.B.. Enfrhsh Jean M. Sutherland A.B., Sociology Jack Swing A.B.. EconomUs Alice Taylor A.B.. Speech John Ulloa A.B.. Sbanish Marjorie Vandervort A.B.. Sociology Eleanor Vaughan A.B., Education Mervyn Voth A B., Economics John Watson AB.. Speech Ralph Weaver A.B.. Chemistry Barbara White A.B-. Sociology REDLANDS 1 0- f . S E I 1 R Lorraine White A.B., Education Dons Wilbur A.B.. Historv Glenn Williams A.B.. Cliemistrv Ruth Willis A.B.. EngJis i Marjorie Wilson A.B., History William Wilson A.B., Zoo!og ' Elisabeth Winchcr A.B., Bio. Sci. Walter Wohlheter A.B., Hxstory 44 UUWU inTIIOlT NITIRES Arnold Ayllon A.B.. Music Ray Hackleman A.B.. Phys. Ed. Roy Miller A.B., Phys. Ed. Eleanor Shearer A.B.. £diicati07i Charles Bilyeu A.B., Speech Charles Broadwater A.B.. P ivs- Ed. Patsy Hall A.B., English Charliitta Hoskins A.B.. Gen. Lit. Jack Montgomery A.B., Phys. Ed. Nate Moreland A.B., Sociology William Stadelman AB.. Phys. Ed. Tom Templeton A.B.. Phys. Ed. John CoUey A.B . Education Robert Cushing A.B.. Physics Ada Day A.B-. Biology M. B. Donaghey A B.. H.storv H. Q. jiihnson A.B., Sociology Jane Kennedy A.B.. Education Prcscott Lieberg A. 6., Pol. Sci. Wayne Long A.B.. Sl eech Dan OLeary AB .. Phyv Ed. Elliott Painc B.M.. Mus. Cump. Walter Pray A.B.. History Lester Rae A.B.. Geology Eugene Vandercook A.B.. Economics David Webster A.B., Chemistry Soma Wcfterberg A.B.. Botany George White A B.. Economics Mary Dutton A.B.. Sociology Alex Lowry A.B.. Phys. Ed. William Rohrer A.B., Ast., Phv. Jack White A.B. Phxs. Ed. Maxine Fuller B.M.. Pub. Sch. M. Donald Maddox A.B.. H-.storv Victor Schmidtmann A.B., Chemistry Jackscn Wilcox A.B.. English Ev ' elyn Grant A.B.. English Sidney Maddox A.B.. Geology Robert Schenck A.B.. Economics Barbara Wilder BM.. Pub. S:h. M. Laurence Grooters A.B.. Music Charles Masten A.B,. English Dewar Scott A B., Sociology Dorothy Wright A.B., Education Frank Gruver A.B.. Speech Joyce Merrill A.B.. Education June Scott A.B.. B-.ology R D A N D S 1 J II I I R An abundant supply of junior transfer students increased the size of the class of ' 41 by a large number this year. In taking them into the class, the first thing to think about was helping the adopted members get acquainted with the campus, its traditions, and its people. A campaign was launched by the president, Don Strickland, and each old member was given a " greenhorn " to take under his wing. The scheme was successful in making new students feel at home, and it is hoped that the plan will be carried on by future junior classes. Another attempt at taking care of the needs of the junior transfers was the formation of a social club, El Perro Toro. This took the place of fraternities for the men during the first semester, while the girls were admitted to the non-sorority girls ' clubs. The " wash " was the scene of the first class party, where the main features of the evening were weinies, songs around a campfire, and a -oint " party " with the seniors at Oak Glen Lodge. " Fluey " Craven took over the president ' s chair second semester, when a beach party and a luncheon for the Senior class were the two main activities planned. It was voted to con- centrate on paying the various bills of the clars rather than taking on further activities. Carlos Velazquez was the main entertainer of the class, and he and the treasurer were the features of the monthly meetings. Lett to right: B. Magner, Mc.Aulitfc, Becklcy, Craven, Bussert, Ellerman. First Semester Dun Strickland President Patricia Bussert Vice-president Margaret McAuliffe Secretary . Ellerman Treasurer Second Semester Franklin Craven President Kathleen Becklcy Vice-president Patricia Bussert Secretary Bruce Magner Treasurer 46 C I u s Orrin Albert Robert Anderson Lurene Boheim Margery Brewster Robert Campbell Virginia Cardiff Dorothy Cooke Naomi Coons 1st Semester Seniors Edmund Averman Robert Bartlett Betty Baxter Kathleen Beckley Virginia Brewster Mary K. Brown Boris Bushueff Patricia Bussert Alice Carter Eleanor Chambers Virginia Chandler Knox Cologne Robert Cooper Robert Covington Frank Craven Joannis Donaldson R D A N D S J 11 i I R S Dorothy Dostal Gertrude Dotson Nora Dowd Miller Ervin Frank Fetters Alice Fink Eugene Giachinu Mary F. Gilliam Yoshihira Goya Dorothy Gross Marjorie Gummig Jean Gunvordahl Dorothy Duncan Marjorie Earley Dons Ekstrand Alvin Ellerman Philip Forsander Lee Fridell Edith May Gates Jams Gaunt Emma Granttham Gladys Gray Arthur Gregory Susan Gnder William Hardy Dorothy Helsel Lois Hentschke Kathryn Hesser 48 hLm. : Virginia Hinckley Robert Hiner Mildred Hyde Madeline Iske Prescott Lieberg Frances Loge Violet McLeod Virginia Mackie Cliriord Holi les Bruce Jewell M. McAuliffe Margaret Marsh Dorothy Holmes Mcrian Kanitani T. S. McChristy Margaret Marti Bernice Houston Frederick Kern jean Mclntyre Walt Milburn Arthur Huckaby Dorothy King Alva McKean Mary Miller R D A N D S 1 J 11 n R s Kathryn Mitchell Herb Morrelli Betty NefF Ruth Norwood Virginia Ogle Dan O ' Leary Albcrtina Parrish Martha Peck Mniam Poling Edgar Putnam Mary Ellen Rahn Lois Rohrs Macauley Ropp Helen Rowell frinidad F. Salaiar Maxine Schocnig Jay Settle Edith Shick Margaret Sisley Bruce Smith Larry Snow Sara Jane Stillwell Ernestine Stockton Betty Stuchberry William Sutterlin Wanetta Thomas Dorothy Thomason Lourene Vail JO Mary Watts Donald Weeks Howard Weisbrod Ruth Wells Sarita Wilson Albert Wincher Deane Wolfson Virginia Woodward Carlos Velazquez George Wiedman Baten Young JlL IORS lllTIIOrT PKTIRES Bntta Anderson Milton Baer Thomas Baker Kenneth Banks Paul Bell Earlene Brooks James Chick Leon Christensen Nunzio Crisci Franklyn Currier Kirkman Dewar Maurice Evans John Fawcett Ray Ford Alice George Eugene Geidt Donald Harbour Antonio Hernandez Roy Hill Irene Hollister Russell Hoskmg Lois Johnson Manley Johnson ' illiam Klausner Mrs. Lucy Koelsche Welty Kuhns James Lance Clinton McElhiney Bruce Magner Elizabeth Martin Anaclaire Mauerhan William Metz Mabel Micallef Richard Nichols Alfred Norman Walter Opp Esther Outland Max Pattison Floyd Rawlings Tom Read William Roberts Eizo Sakamoto Thomas Sharp Arthur Smith Inez Smith DeGraff Stanley Don Strickland Mildred Swank Thelma Thomas Robert Transchel Ruby Vaughan Rosemary Wanzenried Kendrick Watson Ellen Weaver Erma Wills Jeanne Wright R D A N D S liOPIIOIIIIU The Sophomores used their position of superiority in contributing towards " introducing ' ' the lowly Frosh into campus life. The customary methods of initiation proved popular (with the instigators) and successful. After proving their superiority by being victorious in the Soph- Frosh brawl, the Sophs turn their efforts to more dignified pursuits. The main event of the first semester was the class contribution to the play tournament in the form of Eugene CNeiFs tragedy, " Where the Cross Was Made. " A barn party in Yucaipa with dancing and games provided the social entertainment of the year. The Sophomores again displayed their dramatic talents by putting on a program at student body meeting. With Jimmy Edwards as master of ceremonies, the performance featured Don Hillman and his violin in a novel take ' off on th e latest popular songs of which he dedicated the first lines to various members of the audience. Dotty Cooke and the Hawaiian trio, with Ncal, Hal, and Chang did their part to make the program successful. The year ' s activities were climaxed by the lighting of the " R " on University Day, which was taken over by the men of the sophomore class. rt?- First Semester Ncal McKinlcy President Kathleen Jack Vice-president Betty Nicholson Secretary Don Hillman Treasurer Lcroy BjwerGO.x Representative Second Semester Don Hillman President Joe Day Vice-president Phyllis Hartranft Secretary Charles Ziilch Treasurer Leroy Bowersox Representative 52 fins Aden, Fred Alba, Mike Anderson, Mary Luu Anderson, Mary Atkins, Richard Baker, Donald Barns, Jack Bates, Ruth Baumann, Walter Bell, Paul Berger, Don Berry, Clive Blair, Richard Boles, Jean Bowen, Helen Bowersox, Le Roy Brinkley, Kenton Broadwater, Charles Brooks, Earlene Brown, Elwyn Buchanan, Dorothy Burrows, Percy Burrows, William Burson, Gene Carson, June Chang, Alvin Cheatham, Irene Clark, Keith Cole, Donald CoUey, John Coltrin, Gene Constantine, Robert Cook, Josephine Covey, Marion Craig, Jean Crawford, Betty Day, Josephine Dodge, Lucy Jeanne Douglass, Jeanne Doyal, Joe Dye, Dorothy Eacutt, James Eason, La Rue Edwards, James Edwards, Jerry Elkin s, Harold EUiott, Charles Flora, Del Folkins. Hugh Ford, Harold Ford. Herbert Fridell, Vv ' ilbur Frink, Donald Frisius, Marjone Geddes, Barbara Gervolstad. Thor Gibson, Elizabeth Gillies, Robert Goble, Dorothy Goode, Rachel Gregory, Shirley Green, Paul Harris, Helen Hartranft, Phyllis Hazlett, Rachel Marie Heaton. Raymond Henry, Edith Henry, Margaret Heydon, Arlin Heywood, Alice Hillman, Don Hitchcock, Marian Hoffman, Elbert Hoist, Muriel Holbrook, Gene Holt, Raymond Hosking, Russell Howard, Victor Hughes, Phyllis Jack, Kathleen Johnson, Manley Johnson, Ruth loy, Ruth Kenler, Caroline Kidder, Margaret Kilgore, Stuart Kimball, Margaret Knudsen, Barbara Lea, Dorothea Lennox, Harrison Lieberg, William McCourtncv. Gertrude McTntosh, Don McKinley, Neal McKinnev, Theodor McLaughlin, Maurice Magner. Jerry Marti. Dorothy Martin. Ehiabeth Met;. William Micallef, Mable Millard. Marjorie Miller. Lawrence Miller. Ward Murphy. Tom Montapert. John Nicholson. Betty Nikirk. Mable Nisle. Maxine Ofield. Dorothy Oliver, Ruth Paden, Eugene Pearson. Betty Phelps. Jean Pueschel. Bruno Radcleff. Geraldine Raffety, Howard Ralston, Rachel Ranney, Fay Reamer, Marjorie Reynolds. Ralph Rohson. Violet Rode. Erwin Romo. Bob Root. Helen Rowe. Harold Sakamoto, Eizo Sands. Eleanor Schacht. Francis Seward. Wayne Sha " ' . Mary Shields. Phyllis Sim. Leslie Smith, Elisabeth Smith, Evelyn Smith, Wilburn Snyder, Genevieve Snyder, Mary Lucia Solomon. Jack Southwick, Don Stambaugh, Vernon .Steiner, Jean Stemple, April Stevens, James Steward, Margaret Stowe, Helen Swift, Frank Taber, Dorothea Tanaka, Jack Thomas, Cynthia Thomas, Georgetta Thomason, Dorothy Thompson, Edwina Thompson. Robert Vander Laan, Dirk Wagner, Lorraine Wanveer. James Weeks. Douglas Weisbrod. Kenneth Wendaff. Lyie Wickland. Lois Wilcox, Carder Williams, Janet Williams. Roger Wilson, Austin Winton, Marjorie Young. Milton Ziilch. Charles R D A N D S 1 F R U H M ill The expectant class of ' 43 found the good old Sophs waiting for them with a glean of madness in their eyes, and a great willmgness to direct and initiate them into the various traditions of the U. of R. The next days were filled to the brim with exciting events, and especially will be remembered the Y. M. and the Y. W. retreats. With Earl Barnett and his able staffs ' help the class was organized, and we caught a glimpse of our unity and spirit at our first " get together " at the skating rink. The class put up pretty stiff competition in the Interclass Play Tournament, and it was ' The Wonder Hat " that brought them the winning placque. To top it off the Frosh won the football championship, which only proved to the Sorhs that the Frosh had some degree of talent anu ability after all. The brave members of the class produced a fine bundle of wood for the Whittier Rally Bonfire. The women furnished the food that memorable night, and although sleep and soap were needed for the smudgy, sweaty men, because of their efforts, a hot time was enjoyed by all! Thanks to the new second semester president, Newton Steward, and the rest of the gang, the students of the University of Redlands have never seen the big " R " burn so brightly. Keep it up Frosh, and let ' s walk in the footsteps of the classes before us, and do our best to constantly keep the " Spirit of Redlands " burning brightly! Standing: Perry, B. Duncan, V. .Anderson, Blecksmith. Seated: Signor, Steward. Kerr. first Semester Earl Barnett President Barbara Duncan Vice-president Wiilette Signor Secretary Gregory Wolfe Treasurer Wayne Perry Scrgeant-at-arms Second Semester Newton Steward President Gayle Blecksmith Vice-president Wilma Kerr Secretary Joe Icheguchi Treasurer Victor Anderson Sergcant-at-arms C I u s Anderson, Victor Andrews, Amilda Arthur, Barbara Arthur, Dorothy Arthur, Maxine Ashiiiun, Elaine Ashton, Marion Aycr, Wilham Bah Oh, Sidney Balcom, Betty Balhngcr, Margaret Barnett, Earl Basye, Jeanne Bcasley, Brooksie Beckley, Loren Benson, Eloise Bergersen, Florence Bierschbach. Robert Bingham, Herbert Bjorklund, Russell Blecksmith, Gayle Booth, Norman Boynton, George Brown. Douglass Buck, Ruth Campbell, Paul Campbell, Robert G. Chambers, Virginia Coleman, Anita Coleman. Glen Conrad, Jean Carol Craven, Harriett Currier, Carlcton Davis, Chn.stine Densmore, Donald Donnel, Dorothy Douglass, Robert Duncan, Barbara Dunham, Richard Dunn, Hazel Easley, Jeanne Ellerman, Austin Ford, Betty Gallup, Don Gilliam. James Goodpasture, Vera Grassle, Mary Alice Gunter, Norma Hacklev, Ethel Hadd.ick, Winifred Hales, Paul Hansen, Joyce Hanson, Harriet Hanson, Mary Ha;zard, Patricia Heaton, Lerov Hedlund, Clifford Hedlund. Earl Heller. Esther Hemphill. Warren Hentschke. Rita Hickcox, Catherine Higgins, George Hoffman, John Hoffman, Kenneth Honkawa, Daniel Hubbard, Patricia Hubbard, Shirley Ikeguchi, Joe Jackson, Marian Jacobsen, Edward Kelhofer, Arthur Kelsey, Mary Kent, Elisabeth Kerr. Wilma Knight, Robert Langford, Marilyn Lanier, Theodora June Lawhead, Robert Livingston, Elizabeth Lou, Kou Liang MacDonald, John McGaugh, William McGowan, Raymond McKericher, Melissa Mangham, Joe Marnie, Evelyn Mathez, Helen Mcrriam. Lora Jean Mcsser. Betty Md ' er, Rosemary Mills, Carolyn Miintapert, Anthony Neely, Margaret Ongar, Esther Osborne, Betty Ruth Paine, Betty Hurtado Perry, Beverly Wayne Phillip, Valerie Poling, Patricia Press, Gretha Ra 2or, Darrell Rabenstein, Walter Rathgeber, Rachel Rehorst, Jeanette Mane Reiniger, Mary Rhodes, Richard Rowell, Barbara Sheldon, Hugh Shell, Elton S ' eges, Edward S ' gnor, Willette Simpson, Dorothy Singleton, Edna Smith, Luther Snow, Geoffrey Southwick, Don Stephens, Russell Stevens, Marguerite Steward, Newton Stewart, Harold Stillwell, Mary Strong, Virginia Sylvester, Douglas Swift, Alton Swift, Frank K. Taylor, Lois Tibbitts, George Transchel, Robert Ulman, William Ulseth, Anne Vidakovich, Mike Vinocur, Juliette Wagner, Betty Waite, Rose Wallis, Charles Way, James Weaver, Patricia Webster, Norma Lee Weir, Helen Welch, Iva Marie Wickham, Dorothy Wilder, James Wilshire, Lucille White, Margaret Wiedman, Lurana Wineman, Georgiana Wolfe, Gregory Wong, David Wood, Elsbeth Wood worth. Howard Wool, Ralph Worthington. Virginia Yatsushiro, Toshio Yoder, Madena Zimmerman, Thelma R D N D S 1 H a n N iMi (I )i liD LIKOIIATORI Engineer George White suiveys the campus. Nancy Rankin makes a oice recording in the speech lab. Dorothy Lee teaches her fifth graders how to read. 56 II SERIKE. PlllllflTiO S FORE Si( ' S. MISIC !ifl flRIRIES f I M-ry . SERVICE S 1 ' U R S Introducing the Spurs — unofficial hostesses, florists, interior decorators, and saleswomen of the University of Redlands. This year the activities of this national service organization have been numerous and varied. Perhaps the most conspicuous was that of beguiling un suspecting bystanders at football and basketball games into investing in candy, ice-cream or hot ' dogs. The Spurs also sold doughnuts and apples Thursday nights to the sleepy- heads in the dorms. The most outstanding contribution of the organization this year was a publication of all the university songs in the " R " Songs. " To be a Spur is one of the outstanding honors that come to a girl at the University of Redlands. It ' s work but so much fun ' Tup row: M. Anderson. Buchanan, Dodge, Frisius, Geddes, S. Gregory. Second row: Harris, E. Henry, Jack, Joy, Kimhall, Lea. Third row: D. Marti, Nicholson, Radeleff, Schacht, Steiner, M. Snyder. Fourth Row; E. Thompson, Wickland. 1 R D L A N D S Y K M i I " But he that is greatest among you shall be servant of all " . With this ideal as their motto, the Yeomen have served to promote the Redlands spirit in their fellow students. This group of sophomore men has stood ready to cheerfully aid the student body in every possible manner. You have doubt- less seen them officiating at the ballot boxes, raising the victory flag, deco- rating for football games, or ushering at some student function. A wide variety of tasks has seen them serving in numerous other posi- tions — sometimes for the student body, sometimes for a fellow-organi2,ation. But regardless of the assignment given them, the Yeomen under the direc- tion of Hal Ford have entered into that job with a spirit typical of our uni- versity. Members are selected on the basis of high scholastic standing together with the necessary qualities of helpfulness and enthusiasm for service. Throughout the past year these fellows have served the university by spon- soring these ideals of service. And most important of all they have worked to promote the student spirit — that quality which determines the success of our college activities. hird row: Chang, Ziilch, Hillman, Folkins, Green, Frink, Wilson. Second row: McKinley, lora, Jerry Edwards, Hal Ford. First row: Raifety, B. Fridell, Jimmy Edwards, Bowersox. : ' :i- ' i J!tf J r.-iL f ' ' tSi y A ! ' ' :i ' i ' :£jf ' ' ' " ' • 62 W ' cslcv Kcwi h Lcc Fridcll B I R M A Away back in the middle twenties Richard England, President of the Y. M. C. A., and one of the faculty members got their heads together and parted again with the bright idea of interesting the Redlands student body in a missionary project. They went to work. Securing the approval of the president and the student council, they presented the idea to the student body. With nim- ble tongues, some of the best debaters in school verbally threw the plan on the ground and proceeded to jump on it. " It wouldn ' t work. " " Four hundred students couldn ' t raise the necessary funds. " " The money is needed at home. " For twenty minutes the idea was tossed back and forth in the student body meeting. Then came the vote! The project was ac- cepted by an overwhelming majority. A problem now arose. Who would be the Redlands representative? The student committee, after much thought on the matter, approached a Redlands graduate who, at that time, was working at the University of California. Mr. Andrus had not yet completed his work, but in spite of this, the Andruses accepted the responsibility of representing Redlands in Burma. For the past twelve years Dr. Andrus has held the chair of Economics at Judson College, while Mrs. Andrus has carried on social welfare work with the Indian immigrants. Home on furlough this year, the two repre- sentatives spoke before the student body, describing their v ' ork with the natives. Under the leadership of Wes Kewish, Sue Grider, and Lee Fridell, the student body raised twelve hundred dollars this year to carry on the Red- lands in Burma Project. R D A N D S Y. W. f. i I know where to find adventure! Come with me to an upstairs room in the Ad building on Friday morning at quarter to nine. Adventures around each curve of the winding road into the interior of old India . . . elephants, tigers, and brown-skinned people awaiting the new missionary doctor . . . here white hands are extended to meet the outstretched hands of the dusky people of Burma. We see yellowcolored Orientals selling pungent teak-wood chests decorated with carved symbols of an ancient world. Close we draw to Palestine and enter sacred Christian chambers where Mo- hammedan guards are stationed to keep order. In this same part of the world Mary Magdeline walked by herself to the sepulcher and found an empty tomb, but heard her Master ' s voice, " Peace on earth good will to men. " Below a blue glass window with the figure of Christ and his followers, the young and eager declare there should be no war. All these scenes we see through the eyes of Mrs. Andrus, Mrs. Hendershot, Mrs. Anderson, Dr. Mattingly, and Mrs. Vincent. The Y. W. C. A. programs also included a study of flower arrangements by Mrs. Walter Page, talks on va- cational possibilities, and types of summer work. And our last meeting at Syl- van park, where we gathered so informally was a grand preparation for vacation. Standing: Kerr, Joy, B. Ford, V. Brewster, Jack. Carter. M. Anderson. Seated: M. Snyder, Ludlow, Sisley, M, K. Brown, Root. 64 Back row: Leavenworth, McRinley, M. Young. Front row: Chang. Jewell. Jim Edwards. Y. M. C. i The Y. M. C. A. centered its program of meetings and activities around the ideal of Christian fellowship with special emphasis upon scholarship, sportS ' manship, worship and creative living. Fellowship was enhanced and attendance increased at the Friday morning meetings by the occasional joint Y. M. and Y. W. meetings. Further variety was introduced by an exchange program with La Verne — the La Verne girls ' trio being an acceptable feature to bolster flagging interest. A " Y " secretary brimful of zeal and vision concerning China- a hand-is-quicker-than-the-eye ma- gician, and student discussions about student problems indicate the length and breadth and depth of the Friday morning thought. Launching out beyond the expected, the " Y ' s " combined efforts on two sun- rise services — one in connection with the Universal Day of Prayer, the other be- ing the Easter Sunrise service. In further keeping with its emphasis upon wor- ship the " Y " sponsored quiet hours in the chapel on Sunday mornings. The stomach-mind relation was put to good usage on the May barbecue and fellowship. It was through such activities, involving fun and thoughtfulness, that the Y. M. C. A. served to unite many fellows on the campus in purposive Christian fellowship. R D A N D S 1 P II II L I U T 1 n B U L L D i; Bill Stadelman . . . the man who takes all the kicks and sees the Prexy ... in short the editor-in-chief. Jim Edwards . . . sour, efficient, the " city editor " type . . . managing editor. Mac Ropp . . . always singing about those moonlight secrets, but the biggest mystery oi all is how he gets those ads. (He ' s the business manager.) Gene Geidt . . . the guy who ' s to blame when a story doesn ' t get in . . . news editor. Tommy Thomason . . . fast learning to till Edwards ' shoes when he becomes editor-in- chief next year . . . she ' s front page editor. Phyllis Hartranft . . . the gossip editor. It ' s her business to know who went with whom. She manages the society page. Jimmy Laird . . . " Dolores del Schmutt " , wrecker of all the illusions about college life . . . Dolores is the feature page editor. Bill Fridell . . . Laird ' s man Friday. Writes " Current Comment " and all other dull feat- ures. Jean Conrad . . . she finds out how a newspaper shouldn ' t be written by reading other college papers. Standing: Pvobertson, Jim Edwards, Peck, Heller, Conrad, Geidt Seated: Hartranft, Stadelman. Thomason 66 Jill Stitdclinun, cditorin-chict Macau ' cy Ropp, business manager Jay Settle . . . the personality be- hind the sports page. He writes Nich ' olson ' s " Nick Nacks " when Edwards doesn ' t have time to do them. Nice cut of Nicholson, isn ' t it? Phyllis Robertson .... author of " Party Lines " . John Petersen . . creator of " Her- man " . And then there was the time the cubs put out the paper. Helen Weir, Laura Jean Merr;ani .ind Pat Poling keep up on the lat gossip with the Bulldog R D A N D S " 1 L il I E T II A From the first picture appointments and snapshots in the fall to the final press- work and binding of the book in the spring, the making of an annual is a com- plicated and intriguing process. It takes every member of the staff to draw to- gether the material which student life creates, and turn it into a permanent record. Busiest of the busy were photographers Newt and Bill who all but broke their necks attempting to meet the assignment s of the editor, not to mention long hours spent in the " darkroom " . Kay really got acquainted with the student body trying to persuade people to have their pictures taken. General odd jobs were taken care of by Joe and Margaret, who as assistant editors were among the privileged few to have a preview of the editor ' s dummy. Tiny used his high-pressure sales- manship to raise necessary finances for operations, along with his stooge, Howard Raffety. And Virginia, Jeanne, and Ralph were the official writer-uppers who turned their final manuscripts over to Jeanette to type. But the biggest time of the year for the staff was that day in June when their year ' s work was presented to the waiting; student body. Standing: Steward, Ayers, K. Lewi,-.. Seated: Reynolds, Rehorst, J. Day, M. Poling, Mitchell, M. Henry. 68 Miriam Poling, editor Kenneth Lewis, business manager Bill and Newt — the " brains " behind the camera S T 1 F F Editor Miriam Poling Assistant editors Margaret Henry Josephine Day Business manager Kenneth Lewis Photographers Newton Steward Bill Ayer Copy editor Virginia Hinckley Appointment editor Kay Mitchell Sports editors Ralph Reynolds J ' ' iC Douglass Typist Jeanette Rehorst R 69 D A N D S 1 S I R G I This year ' s Siren was the product of lengthy labor and a modicum of mirth. Most of the merriment of the staff was self ' directed and resulted from their own amateurish efforts to edit by enacting the more dramatic pieces. Under this treatment, even Hamlet would be hilarious. The affable editor wore a look of genuine injured innocence one afternoon on being sternly commanded by the equally agre eable faculty adviser, " Quiet, fool! " All were relieved to observe that she was merely audibly editing an embryonic masterpiece. This issue of the Siren was dedicated to Professor Benjamin Harrison who named and sponsored the Siren in its infancy. The siren floating over the dedication was not intended for a professorial portrait. Neal McKinley was named the most talented poet and awarded the $5 prize for his contribution, " What Lilting Song of Sirens " , which appears on the frontispiece. The contest was judged by Mrs. Bess Porter Adams, Dr. L. E. Nelson, and Mrs. Ruth Sargent. The novel Quadrangle Quatrain contest resulted in a flood of humorous masterpieces with Donald Dens ' more, Ruth Oliver, and Kathleen Jack coming out on top. Student contributions to Writers ' Week were expressed through the re ' lease of the Siren . Standing: Bccman, art advisor, McKinley, sales manager. Seated: Ralston, associate editor: Andrews, art editor; W. Fridell, editor. Others: Sargent, faciiltv advisor: Hvink. business manager. A 1 ' A l -W m Up P flu »;y ■P IMV iii ■ ■i 70 Mildred Swank, business manage r: Dr. Mattingly, faculty advisor; Muriel Schuh, editor. FIRST ■ THE ■ BLADE No, first the work and then the Blade. Ask Muriel Schulz— she edited it. If she can ' t convince you that the annual anthology of California college verse takes a mite of planning, you can refer to Miss Mattingly, the faculty advisor. And even literary gems need financial backing according to Mildred Swank, business manager. How did Muriel get herself in for all this honor? Well, we have some literary lights on the campus who belong to the Epsilon Alpha chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, which is on writing terms with the Intercollegiate Fellowship of Creative Arts headed by Mr. Borst of Fullerton J. C. And what ' s more impressive, Redlands is the first college to " edit First the Blade twice since its founding in 1928. The second volume was published here in 1929. Muriel divided some of her eye strain from scanning manuscripts with Lois Brasfield, Corrine Durham, Mary Dutton and Ruth Willis, fellow members of Sigma Tau Delta, and the entire English faculty. When they finished 820 manuscripts were m the waste- basket and eighty were in the book. This represents twenty-six colleges and fifty poets, with four contriubutions from Redlands. R D N D 71 F n o n n D E U T E It S Left to right: Roskam, Rankin, Nichols, Sill, Brown. Burness A debate squad — A national tournament — A Redlands victory — So runs the history of this year ' s forensics, but then one might confuse it with the record of other years, for this is not the first time the university has won national distinction. Coached by Professor E. R. Nichols, a squad of five students journeyed some 3000 miles to compete with 150 colleges at Knoxville, Tennessee. Here Redlands won two first place honors. The men ' s varsity team of Roskam and Burness were awarded the championship in men ' s de ' bate, while Carl was selected as the top extemp speaker in the country. Two graceful cups adorn the trophy case in the Hall of Letters in recognition of their success. In the women ' s division, Nancy and Mary K achieved the distinction of being the only Red ' lands women ' s team ever to survive the eilminations following the preliminary rounds by mak ' ing the quarter finals in women ' s debate. For this they received a diploma of excellency, recog- nizing them as one of the eight top teams. Eugene Sill, the fifth member of the squad, managed to hold the balance of power in the Model Youth Legislature and was appointed chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs. Redlands is justly proud of their achievements. 72 M « S I f A niM ' ULI I ' II II u Through a dense, three-o ' clock-in-the-morning fog, the choir rolled along in a big new bus to the Easter service in Palm Springs. All available space was covered by sleeping forms who had to be roused in time to climb the hill behind Desert Inn before sunrise. As the sun tipped the mountain across the valley the trumpets blared and the choir burst forth in praise hymns. After the service we were fed an abundant breakfest at the inn. Professor Olds, our director, brought in his favorite girl friend for us all to meet — Shirley Temple. We have enjoyed other trips and concerts during the year- as well as participating in many services in our own chapel. One of these was the Christmas Vespers, at which we carried candles for the processional and recessional while singing familiar carols. At the close of the service the lights were turned off and the stained glass window was lit while we quietly sang " Silent Night " . George Wiedman is our president and Kenneth Hoffman has the job of librarian. Pro- fessor Olds is not only a director but also a composer and it has been fun singing some of his music. Part of the joy of being in the choir is singing under the leadership of his pep and enthusiasm. Fourth row: Barnett, Coleman, Stanley, H. E. Johnson, Horning, Don Weeks, Daun, Paine Boynton, Vander Laan, Steward, Weidman. R. G. Campbell. Third row: McChnsty. Neff ' Crawford, Fuller, B. Duncan, Hahn, Maddux, E. Hoffman, K. Hoffman, Elkins Pattison Pruett ' Second row: Ogle, Snyder. Mitchell. Kerr, Simmonds. Pearson, Hitchcock, Singleton Radeleff bteiner. Cooke, Oliver, Haywood. First row: Hoist, Conrad, Andrews, Boheim, Robs. L. Wiedman, Grantham, Hesser, A. Coleman, Beckley, Searle, Wilder. Olds ' . %| -.-.i-iSSa-sjssssB R 73 D A N D S 1 Mr au President-Manager Marion Jacohsen added another beautiful silver cup to the trophy case when the Men ' s Glee Club returned from the Southwestern Glee Club contest at Occidental this April. In close competition, the Redlands club was rated second only to Pomona, traditional rivals, in a field of six entries. Highlighting the year was the seven day Easter tour of Southern California high schools, junior colleges and churches. Beginning in the Los Angeles area, the club pro- ceeded down the coast to Long Beach and San Diego, and then inland to a final concert at the Desert Inn, Palm Springs. Featured on the trip were Arnold Ayllon ' s piano play- ing, Hugh Folkins at the ' cello, and the male quartet. The quartet, in addition to singing on the trip, filled some twenty other engagements this year in Redlands and surrounding communities. At the highly successful home concert, April 24 in Memorial Chapel, the club reached a new peak of performance for the benefit of Redlands students and townspeople. The last service of the year was rendered in connection with the Zanja Fiesta, " Mari- tana, ' ' for which the club furnished the men ' s voices in the chorus and most of the male soloists. The Men ' s Glee Club can look back on a busy and successful year, and we offer our hearty congratulations to Director-Professor Olds, to President Jacobsen, and to each member of the organization for such a record. Fourth row: Holt, Stanley, McKinley, Hiner, Jacobsen, Morgan. Robinson Third row: Putnam, Aden, Daun, Hale, Folkins, Herb Ford, H. E. Johnscm, Elkins. Second row: Rabenstein, Grooters, Howard, Hal Ford, Young, Ralston, W. Fridell. First row: Paden, Chang, Olds, Holmes, Albert, Ed Anderson. Quartet: McKinley, W. Fridell, Rabenstein, Fol kins. 74 Back row: H. Hanson. Retneger, Jack, Helsel, Fuller, Radeleff, Vinocur. Harris, Shick. Front row: Spelman, E. Vaughan, M. Snyder, E. Weaver, Boheini, Livingston, Mauerhan, M. Bnwersox, Mitchell, Tabor, V, Chambers, Hitchcock. mmn mM nm " Where is the other half of the second soprano section? " queries Professor Spelman. " Oh, they have a hockey game today, and can ' t come " , pipes up an alto. But in spite of such conflicts the Women ' s Glee Cluh has done right well by itself this year. They caroled like angels at the Christian Church in San Bernardino at Christmas time, and didn ' t flat once when they sang for the Corona High School assembly and the Redlands Community Sing. In spite of being a trifle jittery they jived beautifully — no, I mean harmonized — at the Paciiic Southwest Intercollegiate Glee Club Contest. And even though in the midst of finals they sang as if they had not a care in the world in the Zanja Fiesta production of " Maritana. " All in all they deserve a bouquet of orchids for their work, and we won ' t forget to give corsages to Lurene Boheim and Eleanor Vaughan for their vocal solos, and to Marian Hitchcock and her harp. Officers serving the musical maids were Mary Catherine Bowersox, president ' manager; Georgetta Thomas and Mary Lucia Snyder, secretaries; Elizabeth Livingston and Virginia Chambers, librarians; and Edith Schick, accompanist. R D A N D S 1 75 Band members of the Uni ' versity of Redlands provided a lot of pep at the Pajamarino and football games during the first semester. Under the di ' rection of DeGraff Stanley, Lester Schroeder, and Milton Young, the band put on sev- eral beautiful and effective drills at the football games. The drum majorettes and girls " drill team added color to their performance. Throughout the remainder of the year the marching band met as a concert band. B A I II Fourth row: Miller. Den?more, Galloway, F. Currier, H. Maddu.x. Third row: Shell, J. Gilliam, Hale, Berger, Elkins, M. Young. Second row: Gova Powell, Stanley, Singleton, Haslett. First row: Merriam, Nikirk, Rehorst. R |] H E S T R i Professor Rowland Leach and the orchestra members deserve a great deal of credit for the fine work they have done this year. Carrying on at its usual high standard of performance, the orchestra has forged ahead as in other years. Appearing in chapel first semester they played " The Enchanted Castle, " a concert overture, by Henry Hadley; " Tango, " by Albeniez; and the dramatic overture, " The Life of the C2;ar, " by Bore din. The orchestra joined certain members of the Fed ' eral Music Projects Orchestra of this district in the perform- ance of " Maritana " for the Zanja Fiesta. Standing: Leach, Daun. Third row: Paine, Shell. Pattison, Horton, Paden, Hale. Second row: Douglas Weeks, J. Hansen, Davis, J. Gilliam, Elkins, E. Chambers, Densmo re, Boles. First row: Wansenried, Harris, Radeleff, Alverez, N. Webster. II II R it R I E S Standing; L. Bowersox, A. W u ' n Seated: H. Hill, B. Wilson. Woodrow, Bushueff, Strickland, S. G. Jones, Billings Others: Sales, D. Cooper, Herb Ford, % ' . Malone, R. Weaver ALPHA EPSILO DELTA Established 1939 The California Beta chapter of Alpha Epsilon Delta, national honorary pre-medi- cal fraternity, was formed by the affiliation of the local chapter, Kappa Zeta, with the national organization on March 20, 1939. To attain membership a candidate must be at least a sophomore and have met certain scholastic requirements. The presidency this year was filled by Don Strickland. R 77 D N D S 1 Ainil Pill GilllMil Established 1929 Alpha Phi Gamma is a national journalistic fraternity, with twenty members in the local Lambda chapter. To become a member, a student must have been outstanding in the field of journalism and have worked for at least one year on a student publication. Perhaps the most notable activity ot the fraternity this year was the sponsor ing of journalism day during the annual Writer ' s Week. Well ' known news- paper men and women were featured at the bi-monthly meetings along with sev- eral social affairs. The president ot the fraternity this year was Bob Bartlett. Standing: Armstrong, Poling, Peek, Wohlheter. Ropp, Jim Edwards, Thomason. Seated: Nor- wood, Hartranft, Gaunt, Lightfoot, Robertson, Bartlett, McAuliffe, Darling, Watkins. Others; Mrs. Ruth Sargent, faculty advisor; Gil Brown, Hinckley, Stadleman, B. Fridell. 78 Standing: M. Ynung. Panic. Hurton, H. Maddux, A. Jenkins, C, Hiilmes, B. Fridel Seated: McKinley, Daun, Hale, Olds, Ayllon, Spelman, Folkins, H. E. Johnson Others: Leach, Pisk, Baer, Galloway, Hiner, Milburn, Paden, Stanley ALPHA SIGMA TAIl Established 1933 A men ' s national honorary music fraternity, Alpha Sigma Tau purposes to further the interests of good music among the students of the campus, and to provide an opportunity for its members to benefit musically through an exchange of ideas and performance. The members of Alpha Sigma Tau have actively participated in univer- sity affairs throughout both school semesters. Besides their annual concert the fraternity members have taken part m student chapel programs and deputation teams, and have provided the ushers for the Sunday Vespers, faculty recitals, and the artist series. R D A N D S 1 i D E L T 1 U P II 1 Established 1922 Delta Alpha is the local honorary scholastic fraternity and was founded largely through the efforts of Dean Marsh and Professor Kyle. Being very similar in requirements to national scholarship fraternities, membership n Delta Alpha is based exclusively upon a high scholastic standing. Activities of the organisation include an initiation ceremony for new members and a luncheon for alumni members on the day before gradu ' ation. Fourth row: D. Cooper, Kyle, Klausner, Cranston, H. Hill, Leavenworth. Third row: Col- vin, Hinckley, Abraham, Earley, Vail, A. Jenkins. Second row: A. Stevens, Swank, M. Wilson, Albert, Rawlings, Boheim. First row: Schul:, Durham, Brasficld, H. Searls, Kantani. Others: Abbott, O. W. Albert, E. J. Anderson, Billings, Davies, Harrison. Hyink. A. Jacobsen, S. G. Jones, Marsh. Van Osdel, Sales, Sargent, Wavland, X ' esterberg, Burness, Lashbrook, Roskam, Sill, D. Webster, G. Williams. 80 Thirc rc-.v: Bcziica, La:rd, ' ohlhe:er, Hj-.r-i. Second row: Baccus, P. Leiberg, J. W ' illianis, Goode. First row: B. Vi ' hice, K. Lewis, M. K. Browne. Others: Bates, Buchanan, R. Campbell, Co nngton, R. Douglass, Grover, Harbour, Hillman, V. Howard. Honberger. M. Jacobsen. Lance, W ' . Long, Miller, Prav. Rankin. Roskam, Sill, Wallace. P I k I I ' r I II E L T I EST.ABLISHED 1913 The national honorary speech fraternit ' . Pi Kappa Delta, was founded by the L niver- sity of Redlands speech professor, E. R. Nichols, while he was a professor at Ottawa Col- lege, Kansas. On coming to Redlands he estaUished the present local chapter. A high scholastic record and participation in speech activities are required for member- ship in the fraternity. R D A N D S 1 ' SIGIll TAll DELTA Established 1926 To become a member of the Epsilon Alpha chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, national honorary English fraternity, a student must have a high standard of literary ability and have had some of his original work published. The encouragement of interest in literature and creative writing is the purpose of the society. Meetings feature the reading and criticisms of the writings of various members and talks by travelers and established writers. The outstanding activity of the fraternity this year was to edit the anthology of California college poetry, " First The Blade. " Lightfoot, Dutton, Brasfield, Willis, SchuU, Durham, Gil Brown, Nelson. Others: Adams, Harrison, Mattingly, Sargent, Dickerson, Laird, Logan 82 Ill mm » I A R S I T 1 1 Fourth row: Christcnscn, Donaghey. J. White, G. White, Wohlheter. Third row: Covington, Foster, P. Leiberg, Flora, Anderson. Second row: Montgomery, Hill, Settle, Chang, Haddock. First row: Er- win. Provost, Morrelli, Solomon, Opp. Others: Bastcn, B. Burrows, P. Burrows, Cologne, Constantine, Craven, Ellerman, Fawcett, Gillies, Green, Hacklcmin. R. Heaton, Lowry, McKinney, McLaughlin, Mer- curic, Moreland, Norman, Parker, Romo, Speed, Stadelnian, Voth, Weaver. ff R 99 CLUB One need not be at the university long without getting acquainted with the " R " Club. Every freshman, before he has traveled far across the campus, has been halted to stand trembling in his boots at the command " Button frosh " . And so the " R " Club members " strike " up an acquaintance with the incoming fresh ' man class. The members of the block " R " , who have all earned a letter in a varsity sport, are supposed to have exclusive " queening " rights on the campus. The meetings of the club, of which Ray Hackleman is president this year, are for the purpose of planning ways to enforce all the traditions of the university. Of course the big " R " on the mountain must be cleared off every year, so mem ' bers of the letterman club accompany the freshmen to perform the task. Of course it is unnecessary to say that the " R " Club members do most of the work. When it comes to finding the most important job of the " R " Club, and the one we all believe they handle best, it ' s that of defending the laurels of the University of Redlands in athletics, displaying the manner in which the members all won their maroon and gray sweaters. R D A N D S 1 F T II U L Redlands Bul ldogs found going a bit tough in their annual grid campaign this fall. Although the Ma ' roons finished in a tie tor third place in Southern California Conference standings, the end of the season found them with but three victories recorded. Two of these were by one pomt margins. " ' ■ Opening the season hopes were high for a successful year. With but a few men gone from the last year ' s team, things looked rosy for a conference championship, especially after the iirst game with Loyola. In that battle the Maroons were on the short end of a 6-0 score. The Lions had won 52-6 the previous meeting. Observers gave Redlands a moral victory in the Anderson, center B. Bur guard Enter — the 1939 football squad P. Burrows, tackle Chang, quarter ■fs !isfi: ' ii Donaghey, tackle Fawcett, end ntey intercepts a pass from Pomona Coaches Dau herty and Cushnian seem happy about the whole thing . ' ' ' 5 R D Hackle, half game as the locals outgained the boys from Mon- terey in every department. Jack Montgomery led local offensive play. San Diego Az,tecs wrecked the locals to the tune of 26-0 when the two teams met the following week-end. The Monte2,uma lads caught the Bull- dogs napping and pushed over a touch-down in the opening minutes of play and kept the upper hand from then on. The locals were on the San Diego goal line when the final gun sounded. Redlands showed potential greatness by toppling the Pomona Sagehen 19-9 in the annual Homecom- ing game. With but six minutes to play Redlands trailed 9-6. Two rapid fire touchdowns in those last thrilling minutes gave Redlands the game and the conference lead. Mercurio was at his best in this game, scoring one touchdown on the famous hidden ! A N D S " 1 FOOTBALL ball play and passing to Henry Romo for another tally. Jack Solomon, sophomore halfback, inter ' cepted a desperate last minute Sagehen pass and trotted over for the third Redlands score. Journeying to San Diego for the second time in three weeks, the Big Red Machine took on the San Diego Marines in a non-conference tilt the following Saturday. Leading 14-9 with but fifteen seconds to play the Bulldogs seemed as- sured of victory. The Devildogs, opportunists that they are scored as the gun sounded as the result of a pass and two laterals. Chang and Mercurio scored for Redlands. The Leathernecks scored all of their points in the fourth period. Redlands played its best game of the season that afternoon. La Verne Leopards nearly took the count of the Bulldogs in a night game which vied for interest with a moon eclipse. The Leopards scored in the first minute of play as the result of an intercepted pass. In the second quarter Bias Mercurio scored on a 23 yard end run. As vry, guard McKinney, guard Mercurio. full Montgomery, quarter Morcland, end Morclli, guard 90 Opp, half Romu, end Schenck, guard Solomon, half G. White, half the half ended the score stood six all. The third period found Al Chang tossing a 20 yard pass to Mercurio who was standing in the end zone. Bill Burrows converted to give Red ' lands a 13-6 lead. In the last minutes of play La Verne scored again on a " i yard pass and end run. They failed to convert as the gun sounded. Redlands ' hopes tor a conference title dimmed perceptibly after Occidental beat her 14-6. Playing inspired ball the Tigers were invincible against the Bulldogs ' razzle dazzle attack. Twice did Redlands get within striking distance of the Tiger goal line and twice did the Tiger fight back ferociously to hold. Norman gave Redlands supporters a chance to cheer after he scored on a line plunge in the second period. Oxy scored first on a pass. Later she went over after a Bulldog fumble on the five yard marker. In the last period she tallied a safety when Craven recovered a blocked kick behind his own goal line. San Jose, the nation ' s highest scoring team added more points to her record when she made mincemeat of Redlands, 52-6. The Maroons were helpless against the powerhouse Spartan outfit. Redlands points came as a result of a pass from Montgomery to Mercurio. Cal Teck, the supposed weak sister of the conference, came to life m the Rose Bowl and nearly dumped the Bulldogs. With six minutes to go the Engineers led 6-0. Alvin Chang R D N D S 1 set up a local score when he passed to Montgomery, who carried the ball to the nine yard line. From there " Burrhead ' " went over in three plunges. Montgomery passed to Craven in the end 2;one for a winning point. Ted McKinney, ace sopho- more guard, broke his leg in the open ' ing minutes of play. High scoring Whittier Poets were the only thing between Redlands and the conference championship v hen the two teams met in the season ' s finale. However, the Poets were too high a barrier for the Maroons to Uudcti L,i ' c la t nniiLitc m. LriiijLitin tL " JiLiiihcad. White, end Wohlhrter, tackle leap. Although Walter Opp did his best to win for the locals by returning a kickoff 90 yards for a touchdown, it was no use. The Quakers would not be stopped. When the final gun sounded the score stood at 27 ' 7. When practice opens next season Coach Cushman will find many vacant spots on his roster. Eighteen seniors from this year ' s squad will not be back. Those men who have donned a Redlands football suit for the last time are: Henry Romo, Nate Moreland, Jack White, Walt Wohlheter, M. B. Donaghey, Alex Lowry, Bob Schneck, Carl Burness, Les Rae, Kenny Lewis, Ed Anderson, Roy Hill, Emmette Anderson, Walt Opp, George White, Ray Hackleman, Bias Mer- curio, and Jack Montgomery. Managers, Cologne, P. Leibcrg, Boweisi.x, and Green 92 STUDENT INTEREST IN ATHLETICS Very excellent work is being done by a committee, with John Fawcett as its chairman, to investigate the office and duties of trophy manager and to promote student body inter ' est in athletics. In a report to the student council the committee has enumerated several changes which should be made in the management of athletics. In the first place, according to the report, in place of trophy manager there should be a committee of five to handle the manager ' s duties as well as additional ones. The record book which the trophy manager keeps should contain only athletic records and should have more complete information. This body should take care of and keep up to date pictures in the gym, and have control of all athletic trophies. The trophy com- mittee would have charge of athletic banquets, as well as traditions aiding in developing and maintaining school spirit. The investigating committee also felt that there was a need for additional individual award to go to the most valuable player in each sport, and to all-conference men. Also the office will aid in athletic publicity tor the school. Changes were indicated for the student store with room being made for trophies there, as well as the athletic blanket, the " R " s with varsity and frosh records, and individual pic- tures of outstanding athletes. The investigating committee suggests an athletic board of control separate from the tro- phy committee, which, however is being investigated. Only suggestions are made that the board handle everything dealing directly with athletics, such as approval of those recom- mended by coaches for athletic awards, approval ot athletic schedules, determining types of regular awards, and distinction between major and minor awards. Down hut not out La Letra Varsity Football Scores Redlands 0— Loyola 6 Redlands — San Diego State 26 Redlands 19— Pomona 9 Redlands 14 — San Diego Marines I ' ; Redlands 13— La Verne 12 Redlands 6 — Occidental 16 Redlands 6 — San Jose 52 Redlands 7— Caltech 6 Redlands 7— Whittier 27 Redlands — San Diego State 26 RED A N D S 1 BHK ETBUL Three graduating men who have strengthened the Bulldog basketball squad tremendously are Pierre Provost, Jack White, and Mervyn Voth. Provost proved himself to be one of the classiest ball handlers in the conference, and he could also hit the basket for his share of the points. " Pete " came to Redlands last year from Long Beach J. C. where he was captain of his team. He held down a regular berth on last year ' s team and retained the position throughout this season. Jack White, like Provost, is very adept at hand- ling a basketball, and has himself contributed a considerable number of points to the Bulldog ' s cause. Jack also is a junior college transfer, having come to Redlands from Bacone J. C in Oklahoma. A letterman last year. Jack has been one of Coach Cunningham ' s mainstays on this year ' s casaba ma ' Coach Ashel Cunningham ack row: P. Leiberg, P. Burrows, J. White, B. Burrows Christcnscn, Ellcrman. Voth, Green ront row: Provost, Bell, Chan?:, Flov:i, Clark, McLaiighl:n 94 Jay Settle chalked up 10 points for Redlands in the second Pomona game chine. He is considered one of the smoothest players in the conference. The only three ' year letterman on the squad, Mervyn Voth came to Redlands as a freshman playing on the frosh team in that year, followed by three years of active varsity competition. On the injured list last season, Voth did not see a great deal of action. This year he played quite a bit at the guard spot, being a iine defensive player. Contrast in quantity more than quality is provided Flora, Chris and Chang R D A N D S 1 B U K HMIil L L Southern California Conference basketball competition ended practically as had been predicted by experts at the beginning of the season. Whittier College captured the crown, while the Redlands five took over the second place spot; their only defeats being two games at the hands of the Poets. The five men who started most of the games were re- turning lettermen Pierre Provost, forward; Jay Settle, forward; Al Ellerman, center; and Leon Christensen, guard. The other guard spot was taken by Mickey McLaughlin, Long Beach J. C. transfer. The Bulldogs opened the season by winning four practice games from Oakland Y., Hollywood Y., Fullerton J. C, and Long Beach J. C, and dropping two to Chapman College. In the opening game of the conference schedule Redlands had the misfortune of drawing the powerful Whittier team who outclassed the Maroons to win 47-32. Jay Settle, Bulldog for- ward, led the scoring with 12 points, while Pete Provost on the other wing accounted for 7 digits. First blood was drawn at Occidental in the second contest, where the Bulldogs were able to down the Tigers in the Oxy crackerbox gym. This is the first time in five years that Redlands has defeated Oxy on the Tiger ' s court. The game was a close one with the Redlands five coming from behind in the last minutes of play to nose out the Bengals 37-3 ' . Scoring was rather evenly divided among Settle, Provost, Ellerman, Christensen and White. The next evening saw the Caltech Engineers fall beneath the devastating at- tack of the Bulldog sharpshooters to the tune of 52-32. Chang topped local scorers with 13 points. Using most of the squad, the Redlands five swept over Pomona in the next game to wm 54-37. Christensen was high man for the Maroons with 16 points. Two more prac- tice games were added to the Maroon ' s string of victories as the Bulldogs squee2;ed out a tight 44-43 win over Pasadena Y. M. C. A., and swept over La Verne 71-30. The next conference game saw the Whittier Al Chang Poets annex the Southern Cahfornia Conference title by humbhng the Redlands five 40-26. Lee Woodward, all conference center for three years led the visitors ' attack. Al Ellerman and Chris Christensen were the lead ' ing Bulldog scorers with 6 and points respectively. Turning the tables the following evening, the Maroons walked over a much improved Cal ' tech team ringing up a 52 ' 33 count. Mickey Mc Leon Christensen Al Ellerman e jack White Del Flnra V B V E Laughlin turned fM ■HV ' I i ' ) ' brilliant defens- §- JHHHHII III H game while Ellerman - ° ' ' ™ ' " and Christensen led their team in scoring with 6 points apiece. Pomona cagers dropped their second game to the Redlands five 39-29 when Provost, Settle, and Christen- sen set the basket smoking by chalking up 12, 0, and 7 points respectively. Redlands pulled away in the second period from a close 22-9 half-time score to cinch second place in the conference race. In the final game of the season the Bulldogs took on the Tigers from w Oxy, running not to score a lopsided 41-28 victory. Playing their l fijllk final game for Redlands, Pierre Provost, Mervyn Voth, and Jack White turned in stellar performances to wind up their college careers in a spectacular manner. Lettermen were: Mervyn Voth, Pierre Provost, i White, Jay Settle, Leon Christensen, Al Ellerman, Mickey McLaughlin, Del Flora, Al Chang. Be- ;s the starting five, Coach Ashel Cunningham had a fine reserve squad that often proved itself as capa- as the first string quintet. Redlands 54 — Pomona 37 Redlands 44— Pasadena Y.M.C.A. 4.3 Redlands 71— La Verne 30 Redlands 26— Whittier 40 R;dLmds 52— Caltech 3 3 Redlands 39 — Pomona 29 Redlands 41— Occidental 28 Redlands 3S- Redlands 29- Redlands 35- Redlands 39- Redlands23- Redlands 66- Redlands 32- Redlands 37- Redlands 52- -Oakland Y. 20 -Hollywood Y. 26 -Fullerton J. C. 27 -Chapman 41 -Chapman 42 -Long Beach J. C. 3 -Whittier 47 -Occidental 3 5 -C?dtech 32 Practice games R D A N D S 1 B A n II il L L Another championship for the University of Red- lands! It ' s the baseball team this time, coming through in a whirlwind finish to win the title in an extra in- ning of their last game. dropped two other games to Redlands, while Occidental pulled a surprise by knocking over the Al ElSlnrflashy Bulldog ace, was the cream of conference hurlers, turning in a string of seven straight conference wins, without a defeat. ■ r , , ■ ■ i r. n i A practice tilt with Loyola was the feature of pre-season competition. In 14 innings the Bulldogs " TedlanLrsurprised everyone in their first conference game of the season by splitting a double- header with the highly-favored Whittier team. The Poets really ooked hke the champions they were supposed to be when they won the opener 1 1 ' O. Eddie Nichols, captain and ace pitcher for the Quakers held Redland-. to four scattered hits. It was a different story in the nightcap, however, with ArEllerman turning the Poets back to win the game 7-4 n. i . i f .• During a week ' s layoff from conference competition, the Bulldogs played a couple of practice games, including a win over the La Verne Leopards , ,.,• ,u a u Again tangling with Whittier, Redlands pulled a second upset, splittmg another double- Standmg: Solomon, Templeton, Provost, Morrelli, Moreland Seated: Hosk.ng, Flora, Ellerir.an, E Ar.U,-..-. M.-nt«,m,crv. J W ' llluiii ' s .1 White 98 ■ i 5-i ' ia3 ivluirt-lii slides into rirst Montey takes a high one lectmg his tifth straight win. Pomona College, door mat ot the con- ference this year, was shut out in both ends of a double-header as the Bulldogs won 19-0 and 6-0. Moreland, Ellerman and Tommy Templeton handled the pitchinc assignment for Redlands, giving up a total of seven hits tor the two games. The Bulldogs wound up the season with two final games with Cal Tech. Moreland hurled the lirst to win 7-4. In the nightcap Al Ellerman won his own game when his hit brought m Herb Morrelli in an over- time conte t. header with the Poets. Thus at the climax of their four-game series, the Bulldogs and the Quakers were tied wath two games won and lost, the championship resting with the team that finished the season without a slip. Occidental was the victim of the next Ma- roon attack, losing a double-header to the Bulldogs 8-5 and 4-2. Hitting in the pinches gave Redlands their victories with Moreland fanning ten men without a walk in the opener, and Ellerman limiting the Tigers to four hits in the nightcap. Continuing their winning streak the Maroons knocked over a fight- ing Cal Tech team twice the fol- lowing week. The Engineers were held to three hits in each game, with Moreland fanning ten men in the opener, while Ellerman whifi ed six in the second game. To sweep the four-game series with Occidental, Redlands repeat- ed its early-season double-header victory, winning 8-2 and 11-3. The Maroons, behind the fine pitching of Nate Moreland, made enough runs in the first two innings of the opener to cinch the game. In the second game, Al Ellerman kept his lead in the pitching race, col- Eilerman de.ivers his screwball Flora gets a hunk of it R D A N D S 1 T R 1 C K Undoubtedly one of the greatest track teams in the history of Redlands — at least one that has taken as many conference victories as any could, was turned out this year by Coach E. R. Davies. This championship squad proudly possesses the con ' ference relay title, the dual meet championship, and the crown from the all-conference meet. Redlands entered the Southern California Conference Relay at Occidental on March 2, quite an unknown team. They were better known when they came home the victors. Mercurio was the star of this meet by leaping 6 feet 3 inches in the high jump. Pomona pressed the Bulldogs close, to start a feud that lasted throughout the track season. Scores of the Relays were: Pvedlands 14, Pomona 13, Oxy 13, Cal Tech 11, and Whittier 3 The following week Redlands easily took their lirst dual meet from Oxy 79- 2. Mercurio won the lov hurdles, Fawcett, Constantine, and Heaton swept the 880, and Heaton took the mile. Mercurio won the high jump, ' ' Shorty " Wilson and Gene Broadwater tied for first in the pole vault, with Al Norman and Wilson finishing first and second in the broad jump. Don Strickland was the only two-time winner, copping the shot-put and discus. Whittier took one of the worst drubbings handed out by the Bulldogs all season when they fell before the Maroon spikesters 86V2 ' 44l 2- Featuring this meet was the break- ' iPr jJ: L. Heaton, Opp, Fiiwcett, and Stadclman brought home the Conference Relay cup. Above: Coach E. R. Davies. 100 kii i r Above: Fawcett, Wilsun, and Mercurio Below: All-conference track meet where the Bulldogs hecanic champs. ing of two school records. The lO-year-old broad jump mark of 23 feet, hung up by Bill Yount, was obliterated when Al Norman went out a distance of 23 feet and 4I 2 inches. Ray Heaton smashed the mile record of 4:32 set by Taylor in 1930 when he crossed the finish line in 4 minutes 30 seconds. Redlands was practically assured of the dual championship when they nosed out Pomona 68 1-3 to 62 2-3. Al Norman broke his own broad jump record, extending it to 23 feet 7 inches. The meet was won by unexpected points brought in by Mickey McLaughlin, Joe Doyal, Wynn Rogers, Bob Constantine, Bill Stadleman, Percy Burrows and Jay Settle. In the last dual meet of the season the Bulldogs became official dual meet champs by smoth ' ering Cal Tech 821 2 to 481 2. Mickey McLaughlin registered his first win in the 220, and took RED N D S 1 T R U K second in the 100. Henry Romo took a surprising first place in the javeHn, Don Strickland took two firsts, Mercurio took one first and tied for another, and John Fawcett ran the best race he had run all season to win his event. " Long John " Fawcett provided the biggest upset of the day in the All-Conference Meet, which fell to Redlands, by beating Pomona ' s Woody Williams in the 880 in the time of 1:56.3. Another spectacular feature of the meet was the new school record hung up by " Shorty " Wilson in the pole vault when he cleared the bar at 13 feet. Captain Bias Mercurio was the only two-event winner for Redlands, winning the low hurdles and tying tor first in the high jump. Al Norman and Wilson placed one-two in the broad jump, Ray Heaton took the mile, and Don Strickland won the shot-put. Scoring in the All-Conference Meet was Redlands 53 1-3, Pomona 4 1-3, Occidental 32 1-3, Cal Tech 20, and Whittier 18. John Fawcett was elected by his teammates to captain the 1941 track squad. This year ' s track letterm en are: Bias Mercurio (Captain), Don Strickland, Frank Craven, John Fawcett, Al Norman, Mickey McLaughlin, Gene Broadwater, Chuck Broadwater, Ray Heaton, Walter Opp, Wynn Rogers, Henry Romo, Bob Constantine, Bill Stadelman, Bill Bur- rows, Jay Settle, Joe Doyal, Austin Wilson. This year ' s cross-country team, while being one of the smallest squads in the history of the university, fin- ished in third place in the all-conference harrier meet. The race was run at Claremont over the tough Indian Hill course. Prior to the conference meet the Maroons held prac- tice meets with La Verne, Pomona, and Cal Tech, in which the Bulldogs showed considerable power for their si e. Pomona captured the conference crown with a low score of 43 points Cal Tech took second place with 47, while the Bulldo;7 team totaled 66 noints. Occi- dental and Whittier did not enter full teams in the meet. Ray Heaton won first place in the meet for Red- lands, covering the four mile course in 23:23. His win, however, was not enough to offset Pomona ' s well- balanced team, since the next Redlands man was far back in the running. Constantine, Pueschel- Speed, O ' Leary, and Roskam were the other runners coming in for Redlands. The Heaton boys, — Ray and Leroy. 102 ni I M II I H Occidental College ' s eleven year domination of the Southern California Conference swimming meet was climaxed this year as Cal Tech swept the conference race to finish 23 points in front of the Bengal team. Redlands finished in fourth place with 11 points. Swimming for the Bulldogs were Roy Hill, Bruce Jewell, Bill Klausner, Elbert Hoffman, and Jay Settle. Their 1 1 points were garnered by a third place in the 400 meter relay, a fourth in the medley relay, and a fifth place taken by Jewell in the diving. Pomona captured third place with 311 2 points, and Whittier was fifth with 4I 2 points. In winning second place Oxy had 49 digits. Bob Merrick paced the meet for Cal Tech by setting a new mark of 2 minutes 41.7 sec- onds in the 200 yd. breaststroke. The old record was 2 minutes 46.4 seconds. Another new record was hung up when Reed Trego, from Pomona, swam the 1 50 yard backstroke race in 1 minute 48.6 seconds, to eclipse the old mark of 1 minute 49 seconds made by Bay of Oxy in 1937. This conference meet was the only event of the season for the Redlands mermen, while other conference teams had considerable practice and competed in numerous dual meets and practice contests. Weismuller Hill R D A N D S 1 i| • ' : Upper: Holbniok Right: Alba Lower : Rogers T E i n s Coach Lynn Jones, Coltr-n, Met:. R. Weaver, Rogers, Basten. Hol- brook, Alba, G. Williams Rolling to a smashing victory over Occidental Col ' lege May 1 1 the University of Redlands varsity netters triumphantly climaxed the conquest of their seventh consecutive conference tennis championship when they added the 1940 crown to their already impressive collection. On their way to the title the Bulldogs won 34 matches while losing only two. Whittier, Pomona and Occidental were all defeated 9-0 while Cali ' fornia Institute of Technology furnished the most opposition as they fell before the Redlands onslaught 7-2. The varsity led up to its conference play with 22 matches against many of the better college and Junior college teams of Southern California and sc cured wins over such schools as Pasadena Junior College, Los Angeles City College, Pepperdine College and the Redlands Tennis Club. Other junior colleges which succumbed to the power of the Bulldogs were: Santa Ana, Glendale, Ventura, San Bernardino and Riverside. University of California at Los Angeles eked out a close win during this period. In the all-conference tournament held at Occidental May 17-18, the Bull- dogs again had the finalists in both singles and doubles. Bert Basten won the singles title by defeating Ralph Weaver, and teamed with Wynn Rogers to defeat Weaver and Gene Holbrook in three sets for the doubles crown. 104 P E 1 ' rhe oomph girls — Mablc Mikirk, Jeanette Rehorst. ind Laura Jean Merriam — are right in there with :he school spirit. The drill team struts on down. Kay. Maxine, Bobby, and Thor mean songs and yells. liMliii REDLANDS 1 F R S H F II II T II 1 L L Redlands and Pomona tied tor the championship in frosh football, with each team holding wins over Cal Tech and Occidental in conference play. Since both teams were allowed only a four-game schedule, they could not play off for the crown. In the first practice game of the season the Bullpups tangled with the Poly Bears from Riverside High School, with the result being a scoreless tie. The Bears were not able to penetrate very deep into Redlands territory, while the frosh made one serious threat. In the second practice game for the frosh gridders, a C. C. C. team from Cucamonga was overpowered by the Bullpup eleven. Joe Ikeguchi and Don Gallup carried the brunt of the Redlands attack, when they consistently cracked the line for substantial gains. Doug Brown, John Hof fman, and Bob Campbell proved to be the key men on defense. In the line Austin Ellerman, Bob Bierschbach, Ed Sigers, Earl Hedlund, Al Bowman, and Russ Stephens were indispens- able both offensively and defensively. In the first conference tilt of the season, the frosh nosed out the Occidental team 8-6 at Oxy. Don Gallup scored the touchdown for the Bulldogs in the opening period, after a 60 yard drive. A blocked punt behind the Oxy goal line gave Redlands a safety for two more points. The orange and black scored their lone touchdown in the final minutes of play on a shore pass from Jim Rough to Jack Shannon, climaxed by a 40 yard run. Cal Tech fell before the Bullpups 25-14 in the only other conference game of the year. Bob Campbell was the star of the game, scoring two touchdowns, both on shovel passes. He ran 60 yards for the first time and 40 for the second score. John Hoffman and Austin Ellerman each made one touchdown on blocked kicks. A typical Frofh work-out. Man, gers Co o. ' " " d Hemphr 1U6 McGowan goes over- — he hopes. Dcnsmore takes off across country. TRKK, mm rill TR .A ■■■ SA Frosh track and cross ' country this year dis- played two of the smallest teams in competition As a result, the track squad finished fourth in the all-conference meet, and the cross-country team took a third in the harrier meet. Making their first appearance at Occidental the Bullpups. with only three men, amassed 28 points in a track meet with Oxy and Whittier. Their efforts were not enough, however, to sur- pass the Tigers with 67 points and the Poets with 36. Five men were enough to win a dual meet from Whittier the following week by a 74 to 42 score. Each of these five participated in practically every event on the card, placing in every race but one. Al Swift captured 18 points, McGowan came through with 11, Don Densmore picked up 13, Heaton took the mile and two mile for 10 points, while Bill Ayer emerged with 7 points. Doug Brown, Austin Ellciman, Frank Swift, and Gallup accounted for the remaining points. After coming out on the wrong end of a 10 7 to 14 score against Cal Tech the Bullpups began preping for the conference meet. Pomona added the conference championsh p to her dual meet crown by totaling 691 ) points. Oxy ran up 50 points, Cal Tech 19, Redlands 18, and Whittier 71 2. Don Densmore took the 880 for Redlands sweeping the field by 7 " ) yards. Leroy Heaton swept the mile and two-mile jaunts, lapping opponents in both events. In winning, Pomona captured 7 out of 14 firsts, and placed in every event. In cross-country Leroy Heaton was the star of the conference, placing first in dual meets and in the conference meet. Ro y ' oiiows ' " his broth • ■•s tracJc ' ' teps. R D A N D S 1 T O i I S Due to little or no experience on the part of its members, the freshmen tennis team got off to a slow start, but improved steadily as the season progressed. Coach Lynn Jones, who had produced six straight championship squads previously, scheduled many practice matches including most of the Citrus Belt high schools and the U. C. L. A. frosh, but was unable to make stars out of the few unseasoned players who came out. All the boys are to be commended for their hard work and good team spirit, and had they not been facing the best yearling squads the other schools have had for years, the outcome might have been different. Against the championship Caltech team on the local courts the score was Redlands 2, Tech 7. Pomona also came here and won a close match 5 to 4, and on the Oxy courts Redlands lost a tough match by the same score. Hugh Sheldon and Bob Douglass represented Redlands m the freshmen- J. C. division at Ojai, while all the team members participateed in the all- conference tournament which closed their season at Occidental May 1748. Bob Douglass and Bob Lawhead were in the singles, and the teams of Walt Rabenstein-Toshio Yatsushiro and Hugh Sheldon-Beverly Perry made up the doubles combinations. Douglass and Sheldon are right in there. lt .i %J Coleman, Rabcnstci n, Douglass, Lynn Jones, Sheldon, Lawhead, Perry, Yatsu,=;hiro. 103 1. Little hoy, blow your horn. 2. Get ready, get set. 3. Crossing the bar. 4. It must be the Indian in him. 5. Let me at h m! 6. The old gang. 7. Coach Pazder and some of the boys. 8. Swing it, Holbrook. 9. Another Bulldog victory. 10. Why so sad? 11. Jack, Jack, and Jack. 12. Up with the maroon and gray. 13. Och tamale. 14. Van Horn, etc. R D A N D S ? n?9 I M E I Every morning bright and early you will see those maroon and gray sweaters worn by the Girl ' s " R " Club members. They are not the sweaters of their boy friends either — they have been earned by the girls themselves by participating in girl ' s athletics. Candidates for membership are voted into the club after they have earned a thousand points for being active on class teams and individual sports. The num- ber of points varies with the sport and the time spent playing the games. Scholarship and good sportsman- ship also enter into the requirements. It usually takes three years for a girl to earn a sweater, and this is the highest athletic honor that can he earned. Ml ' « Nad, " ■■ Cr.., ' HH and -p , ' 3 dot " Back row: Carter, Bissitt, Bolton, A. Stevens second row: Houston, Rohrs. M. Wilson, Wolfson, Ellington, -irst row: M. Stevens, F. Gray, Gridcr, Robertson Larkc 110 Standing: Gerrish, F. Gray, M. Stevens, B.ssitt, Carter, Nicholson, Hartranft, Seated: Houston, Lea, Dudley, Wolfson. ]]. L I The Women ' s Athletic Association concluded the season this year with a wiener bake out on the women ' s athletic field. Not even charred hot dogs and burned lingers could mar the spirits of those present. Under the leadership of Betty Bissitt, president; Margery Stevens, vice-presi- dent; Bernice Houston, secretary; and Peg Dudley, treasurer, the cabinet feels proud to review the organization ' s many accomplishments. The year started out with the annual all-star basketball game between the Indians and the Bears. For this a good part of the student body turned out. Redlands was host to more than one hundred women representing ten diiferent colleges, October 21, when the W. A. A. staged its more than successful Play- day. The first semester concluded with a party in the gym, featuring an inter- sorority and club swimming meet. Alice Carter and Deane Wolfson represented the university at the Women ' s Athletic Convention at Stanford University during spring vacation. This was accomplished only through the loyal cooperation of each W. A. A. member. But the most important contribution of the organization was the feeling of sportsmanship and fun which was maintained during intra-class games and tour- naments. RED A N D S 1 tin DAY Betty Bissett welcomes girls from seven different col- leges to a day of fun at Redlands Southern California coeds forgot all their cares and had a jolly good time of it on the Red- lands courts and fields October 21. The an- nual Play Day gives girls of this region an ex ' cvise to play away a whole day in friendly com ' petition at any number of favorite sports. Out- door girls from U. C. L. A., U. S. C, Pomona, Whittier, Occidental, San Diego, and Chap- man came to join the fun. With vacationland as the theme for the oc- casion, members of the W. A. A. planned and directed activities of the day. Upon arrival each girl was presented with an itinerary of her trip through Sportland, accompanied bv a tiny oil-cloth traveling bag. After a general assem- bly the vacationers set out for their various destinations, including rounds of basketball, volley ball, baseball, and hockey; and short stopovers at badminton, table tennis, swim- ming, riding, golt, and archery. A luncheon at Calitornia Hall hroufht the travelers together again, when they were enter- tained by Jim Laird and the Frosh trio Betty Bissitt, general chairman of the day, and her able assistants Peg Dudley, Deane Wolfson, Betty Bolton, Margery Stevcnc, and Martha Gerrish were " played out " ' ' at the end of the day but were well satisfied with its suc- cess as expressed in the hearty approval of all the travelers. Volleyball (above) and swimming (below) were two of the most popular sports in the day ' s program 1 i: BASKET BILL The basketball season this year was filled with exciting action under Deanne Wolfson as manager. Two full teams from each of the Frosh, Sophomore, and Junior classes turned out with one from the Senior class — each one determined to win the champion- ship. Interclass competition was keen with the Sophomore A teams headed by Phyllis Shields coming out on top. The seniors were second and the Junior A ' s were right behind them for third place. Captains for the seven teams were Wilma Kerr, Frosh A: Helen Mathez, Frosh B: Phyllis Shields. Sophomore A; Margaret Kidder, Sophomore B: Sue Grider, Junior A; Millie Hyde, Junior B; and Alice Carter took over for the seniors. Climaxing the season was the annual AU- Star game between the Indians and Bears, which was attended by a large representation of the student body. The Bears, headed by Alice Carter, were the easy victors against Peg Dudley ' s Indians. BASE B U L Coming out on top in every major sport of the year, the Sophomores proved their prowess by making baseball no exception. With Margaret Kidder as captain they bat- ted out a victory over the seniors under Mary Catherine Bowersox. Belying the theory that girls " just can ' t play baseball " the teams got out and showed them by exhibiting some fancy and classy ball playing. Kidder managed the baseball season. Above: All-star basketball game between the Bears and Ir Center: Elaine Ashmun catches the ones Marv C. Bowerso hit. Below: Marguerite Stevens pitches while Umpire Wolfson RED N D S T mbers of Miss Cragg ' s swimming classes enjoy hot afternoons in the pool The Sophomores were the victors of the volleyball tournament H L L El B i L L Being the last sport of the year along with baseball, all the classes vie with each other to see who will carry away the victor ' s crown for volleyball. Flossie Gray as mana ' ger scheduled competitive games which kept up the enthusiasm, which is usually lacking during the hot weather. With a new set of rules to learn, the girls rose to the occasion and held some exciting games, which were well attended by male audiences. S 11 I M M 1 i G Ten U. of R. students are qualified to save the lives of drowning people. These aquatic stars passed their senior life-saving require- ments under Miss Cragg ' s watchful eye. Th e three girls to achieve this distinction are Pat Bussert, Harriett Craven, and Dorothy Thomason. The pool is a very popular means of cool- ing, and during " hot spells " it is the favorite meeting place for a friendly game of water polo or a lazy swim. 1 14 T E I I I S Three girls played outstanding tennis this year and achieved the high honor of bein chosen as Redlands representatives at the Southern California Tennis Tournament in Ojai. These stars were Dotty Lea. Babs Nicholson, and Vera Goodpasture. The competition was the stiffest in the state, but the girls held their own and made a very good showing. The last of May the outstanding tennis players in the school participated in a tour- nament just for the fun of it. Francis Lee Bussy was in charge of the women ' s tennis team the first semester and Millie Hyde sec- ond semester. S P E E I) H I L L Speedball has the shortest season of all the major sports. Two teams are organized and fight it out for the championship in two bloodthirsty games. The teams this year were composed of the Frosh and Sophs in one team and the Juniors and Seniors in the other team. The Frosh-Soph team came out on top by a nice margin. Being a combination of socker, hockey, and football, speedball is one of the most strenuous sports, and makes the infirmary a busy place during the season. Dorothea Lea was in charge of the teams and managed to make speedball one of the most participated- in sports of the year. Vera Goodpasture, Babs Nicholson (above) and Dotty Lea (below) represented Redlands at the Ojai tennis tournament. R D A N D S 1 II ( k E Y Hockey was die scene of dose ctHnpecnkm this year. Aifter batdii back and fcxldi game after game, the sofilKHnates under Markm Hitchcock finally canKd away die laurds in the tournament. The senkvs came in second, captained by Hiy Rob- ertson. Hockey daimed dte hcaaor of having the b est turnout c any df die xirts. Any afternoon a mob of girls could be seen on the fidd floun iii sticks around and having one grand and ocious time. Sue Grider managed the games. 1 R (HER Rediands women archers were very busy diis year under Fiat Polii as ardiery man ' ager. Eight women were diosen frran amoi the classes to enter the Women ' ' s Tdegr phic Inter ' cdlege Ardiery Tourna- ment hdd May 11-18. In this unique cm- test the results of local scores were tde- gra{died every day t o natimal headquarters. This year was a red4etter for ardiery, with one of the bi iest turnouts snce ardiery x -as introduced here. IIIIRSERK k Rlllllfi Moonlit horseback -zt- " -- ' : -::- :-: romantic pastime erf : - - classes. Martha Genish was ;r ;- rge ot the rides, wbich were participates m by members erf the dasses and their guests. All four of their trips were made to Live Oak Canyon. They have learned both western and eastern methods of ridii under instruct- ors ]S liss Ludlow and Martha Gerrish. 116 1 SORORITIES, FRITERSITIES CLIIIS. DORMS. ElEWS y A nUW CHI DELTi Established 1940 Did you know? Have you heard? Well, I was told — Fragmentary bu2;2es changed their tone on February 7 and became — Yes, there is a new sorority on campus! A sorority which welcomes girls of all nationalities and creeds in true democratic spirit. The Alpha Chi Deltas lost no time swinging into action. Margvierite Montapert as president took the lead under the banner of flame and royal blue. In no time at all they whipped up three grand songs and plunged into the social whirl holding their informal in March and their formal later in the spring in the gay setting of Padua Hills. With their unique purpose as a democratic society, the twelve members have created an organi2,ation which is distinctive from other sororities. Dewey Forrest Gordon Keetch A. Mills Montapert Simmnnds Chandler Stockton Hitchcock Without picture?: Mrs. j.jyhellc Lewis, Thomas, Harlctt R D N D S UFHil SIGMA PI Yellow sweaters and pearls — Sigmas. There can be no doubt about it with twentyseven identical spots dotting the campus every Tuesday morning. Activities of the year started with the annual fashion tea given for the women students. All that was missing in the mock wedding was the groom. An informal dance at the Y., flying snow and popcorn balls at Idyllwild, a glamorous evening at the Huntington Hotel, and a rush luncheon at Padua Hills were the highlights of social life. Mothers were honored at the annual garden tea in June, followed by the reunion with alums and a last get-together of the year in the sorority room in Bekins. Beardsley Gregory S. G. Jones Moore M. Smith Abraham Armstrong Atkinson Brockhurst Fulton Lucas Perrin M. Stevens B. White E. Chambers Cooke Donaldson Hinckley M. Henry M. Miller Ogle Peek M. Poling H. Ruwell Schoenig Cheatham Geddes Jack P... Johnson Ofield Pearson Reamer Rt.ot Tabor W ' lckland 12: Cartlidge Hidden Fowler Lee Busscrt D. Duncan Houston Hvde M. Mnrti Sisley Gregory Hoist Hill Bussey Fitzgibbon Wincher Baxter Beckley Gaunt Gilliam Grider McAuliffe McKean Mackie Thomason Woodward Buchanan D. Marti Sterner Thompson ' Unii T II ETA PHI Established 191 1 ' Look fellows — here they are, " is not quite the way the Thetas introduced their pledges to the prominent men of the campus at their annual breakfast — but that was the idea. The second sorority to be founded at Redlands, Alpha Theta Phi has flourished for twenty- nine years under her banner of turquoise blue and gold. On October 24 of this year the alums turned out to reminisce over their years of sorority life and greet the pledges at their annual birthday dinner. Socialites saw Thetas swing and sway at the Wilshire Bowl, later at the Redlands country club following a scavanger hunt, then entertaining rushees at the new Arrowhead Springs Hotel, with a final swish at a swanky dinner-dance at the Beverly- Wilshire. R D A N D S 1 ILNIi l lllll(l{ll Established 1927 Isn ' t seven a lucky number? Well, we were seven when in 1927 the Alpha Xi Omicron so- rority was founded on this campus. This year we celebrated our thirteenth birthday with eighteen active members. Our policy of Christian friendship and interest in literature and art, which drew the original members together, is a vital part of our relationship among our own num- ber and other people on the campus. When Melrose hall was made into a girls ' dormitory we decided to carr ' the idea a Uttle fur- ther and so moved our sorority room from Bekins to a room in Melrose basement. At the end of the year when our seniors leave we give them a traditional senior gift of a silver bracelet with the sororit ' crest and name engraved upon it. This suppHes the tie that binds us together even though we are no longer active members and are far away, reminding us of many happy hours of friendship and understanding such as is found nowhere else. Without pictures: Sales, Dutton, R. Kuhns Fouts Brasfield Schulz Harrison Dickerson Sutherland Hawkins Durham Vvilhs BaMantyne D. Gray ' . Brewster Bolton Macartney Ekstrand Bosley Peter? 12-» Mertins A. R. Wilson Ruud Searls Boheim M. Brewster Hesser D. Holmes W. Thomas Vail Frisius Heywood Blair Caldwell Mcrnll A. Taylor E. Vaughan Wilbur Fink Gates Gummig Mclntyrc McLcod Mitchell Wells Bowen Carson Joy J. Williams II n 4 L 111 nil III Hear ye! All ye U. of R. students! A new sorority has been horn in this year of 1920. It is called Beta Lambda Mu! And so rang the cry over the campus, and for twenty years Beta Lamb ' da Mil has been a vital part ot campus life. Its name includes no letters used by any other social organization of the university. This year ovw number is thirty-two, which is the largest member- ship in the history of the sorority. Almost any time when walking across the campus our whistle can be heard, and if you watch you may see a girl look around and wave to a sister across the quad. She answers the whistle and goes on her way happier because of the friendship expressed in that one gesture. R D A N D S 1 DELTil KArPl PSI Established 1910 Thirtysix members of Delta Kappa Psi look back upon the past year as one of the most valuable in their school life. And each of the thirty-six mourns over the loss of " Him " as Peg Dudley sadly relinquishes her part ownership of the well-known vehicle. Deltas throughout this year have played and worked together in real fun! Chicken dinners at Mentone Inn, hilarious pledge parties, a winter formal at Desert Inn, and another later at Arrowhead Springs, a mountain party, dancing at Mission Inn, a garden tea, rush parties, and perhaps even the weekly meetings, have brought the Deltas close together in a true bond of sisterhood. Without pictures: Goble, G. Snyder Beeler Bruington Green Larsen Andrew Ayers Bissitt Dudley Ellington Hayward Jenkins Larkey Lightfoot Ludlow R. Moore Piety Ramsay Robertson Sering A. Stevens Vandervort M. Wilson Browne Carter Coons Hentschke Loge McChristy Norwood Rahn Dodge Hartranft E. Henry Kimball Nicholson Ralston Schacht Stemple Clock Woodrow Mulbar Hcitchkiss Lynn Mattingly Bcngard F. Gray Hurst Passmorc Dowd Neff Watkins K i P P A PI z n i Established 1926 Fourteen years ago, Kappa Pi Zeta came into existence when a group of girls, upon recog ' nizing common qualities, banded together. Those years have witnessed Kappa Pi Zeta spread- ing her strong branches over Southern California. Her alumni chapters acknowledge her beliefs and reach for her goal. The major objectives of this sorority are to make ideal women of her members, to aid them in obtaining a well-rounded personality, and to provide suitable recrea- tion. The sorority is known by its " Blossom Time " a garden party given for the faculty and mem- bers of other Greek-letter organi2;ations each spring in Dr. Mattingly ' s garden. Friendship among her members, loyalty to her ideals, truth before all else, and 2,eal for the future have been the stepping-stones in the development of the Zetas. Without pictures: Erickson, Fuller, Hall. D. Wright, Stuchberry R D N D S 1 FRITERJITIES A L I ' ll 1 (1 4 IH lU 1 HI bers from lutes you! Established 1923 The fraternity with the " tombs " — the oldest, and now the only, fraternity house on the campus. Claiming active mem- all parts of the world — Burma, Hawaii, Italy, and China, — Alpha Gamma Nu sa ' H Carlson E. Johnson Rees B. Wilson Don Weeks Hillman Klausner H. Q. Johnson Ropp Wohlheter H. Weisbrod Montapert Van Osdel Kcwish Safly Albert B. Young Rode Ed Anderson Laird Sill Campbell Chang Tanaka Burness Lashbrook Voth L. Fridcll Constantine C. Wilcox Ching Lowry Webster Giachmo Folkins M. Young H. Hill E. Morgan J. Wilcox Holmes B. Fridell M. Jacobsen Powell G. Williams B. Smith Heydon Without pictures: Bilyeu, Donaghey, D. M a d d o x, Moreland, Banks, R. Ford, Klausner, Norman, Alba, At- kins, D, Baker, Cole, Herb Ford, Gervolstad, McKinley, Paden, Pueschel, R. Wil- hams 128 Baccus Cranston Daun Fiese Marchel J. Morgan Ulloa Bushueff Weidman Baumann Stambaugh Swift L. Jones Spelman Gushing H. Darling Galloway Hale Leavenworth Maddux Petersen Price H. Robinson Seitel Huckaby Milburn Putnam Salazar Blair E. Holfman Holt Sim Thompson CHI n Ul 4 CHI Established 1936 Being as how girls ' dorms and men ' s frat rooms do not mix we had to vacate our room in the basement of Melrose hall this year. We moved in on four of our obliging members, who have a suite, for our weekly Monday night meetings. They complained after every meeting that the place looked as if a cyclone, tornado, earthquake, and dust storm had invaded the place. So we de- cided to look for rooms down town. Finally this second semester we found suitable rooms at a suitable price and moved in. On our first party of the year we established a record which we hope will be met often. Every active member, three alums, and two sponsors were present. Without pictures: Frerks, Pruett, Long. Nichols, K. Watson, Howard, Aden, M. Johnson, Seward, Wen;latl. R D A N D S» Ikin SUMl SIGMA Established 1916 Kappa Sigma Sigma fraternity originated on May 10, 1916, with thirteen charter members under the guidance of Professor S. Guy Jones. The twenty-fourth year found the active chapter with thirtytwo brothers in school and 280 in the alumni chapter. The Kappa Sigs are perhaps best known on the campus by their annual sorority trio contest. It is an exciting student body meeting that determines who shall hold the treasured silver cup. Open house for the student body and an annual Rendezvous and banquet with alums are a few of the activities the frat is known for, not to mention the Kappa Sig ' ' Sunday " when the fellows all dress up on Wednesday. Without pictures: Rae, Bell, R. Campbell, Craven, B. Magner, B. Burrows, P. Burrows, McLaughlin, J. Magner, Gage. L Collins Davies Fonts S. G. Jones Merrill Olds E. Anderson E. Broadwater Wayward Launer Lieberg Mercuric Opp Provost Rollins Vandercook Bartlett Fawcett Gregory Hardy R. Hill Settle Strickland Wincher Doyal Juii Edwards Jerry Edwardi Frink Ziilch Nichols Woodrow Foster Goodwin Hillsen W. E. Malone W. Malone Mesker R. Miller H. Romo Roskam Schenck Sharer Speed Stadelnian J. Watson Weaver R. Anderson Ellerman Cologne Covington Ervin Fetters Jewell Morrelli O ' Leary Snow J. Williams C. Broadwater Hal Ford Green Kilgore McKinney Metj Raffety B. Romo A. Wilson Established J 909 The oldest Greek letter organization on the U. of R. campus is the title claimed by the " Purple Pelican " for the Pi Chfs. One of the outstanding social events of the year was the traditional spring garden party, given m honor of the seniors by the mothers of the fraternity. The annual reunion brought alums from ' way back to talk over old times. This year also saw both the intra-mural bas- ketball and track plaques grace the walls of the Pi Chi house. Henry Romo and Charles Broadwater occupied the presidential chair each semester. R D A N D S I CLUBS Lit RIIEIU The Spanish had a word for it, so if means you will dig out your espanol and if you want to find the four spokes of t with the girls in Tawasi, Sokti Somaj, L If you ' re a frosh or a new girl this pr taken care of by the progressive dinner club girls know about eats and entertai After giving the clubs the once-over and vote on which club they would like each coed in the club of her choice. The of Elizabeth Martin this year. you want to find out what La Rueda discover that it means " the wheel " . But he wheel youll have to get acquainted en Ju, and O. K. ocess of getting acquainted is pretty well which is given in the fall. And do these nment! the new gals put their heads together to join. La Rueda then tries to locate organi2,ation was under the leadership Back row: Bates, B. Ford, Wagner, Hollis, Lea, Grenter Front row: M. Arthur, Blecksmith, E Martin, R. Hentschke. B. Rowell, M Bowersox 1, 2 0. K. Members: M. Arthur, Chandler, B. Ford, W. Haddock, Heller, Hickox, Kerr, Kidder, Naga matsu, Reinger, Shick, Evelyn Smith, Swank, Welch. S (I K T I SOIIU Members: B. Arthur, D. Arthur, Balhnger, Basye, Bcasley, Benson, Boles, Boyd, V. Chambers, Craig, Craven, J. Day, B. Duncan, Goodpasture, Grassle, Gross, Gunter, C. Hanson, R. Hentschke, P. Hubbard, S. Hubbard, Marnie, Merriam, Miller, Nikirk, Osborne, Phillips, Raney, Rehorst, B. Rowell, Signor, Elizabeth Smith, Evelyn Smith, Marguerite Stevens, Strong, B. Wagner, Waite, Wilshire, Wineman, P. Weaver, Worthington, Zimmerman. 1 R D L A N D S TllilSI Members: Andrews, Ashmun, Blecksmith, M. Bowersox, Conrad, Davis, Donnel, Dowd, Early, Gerrish, Hackley, Hazzard, Hughes, Jackson, Kelsey, Kent. Knudsen, Langford, Lanier. Lea, Livingston, Messer, K. Mills, Oliver, Ongar, P. Puling, Radeleff, Shields, Simpson, M. Snyder, M. Steward, M. Steuart, Stowe, L. Wagner, M. White, L. Wiedman, Weir, Wills, Winton, Yoder. EL P E R R T R El Perro Toro was organized early in the fall semester for junior transfer men students. A need was felt at that tmie for some form of organization to bring together those men who because it was their first semester at the University were in ' eligible for membership in fraterni- ties. Under the leadership of Don Harbour, the club held two social functions, an informal dinner party at University Hall followed by the La Verne football game, and a trip to the Padua Hills Theater, Back row: Swift, Seitcl, T. Baker, Cava- ness, Forsander, Harbour. Front row: Turney, Long 134 MRO S Members: Ayer, L. Beckley. Bier-chb.i .. -. Booth, D. Brown, B. Douglass, A. EUerman, Gallup, Hemphill, J. Hotfman. E. Jacubsen, Lawhead, McGowan, Perry, Rabenstein, Shell, L. Smith, R. Stevens, N. Steward, Swift, Wool, Yatsushiro. DIKE Members: V. Anderson, P. Campbell, G. Coleman, C. Currier, Densmore, J. Gil- liam, L. Heaton, E. Hedlund, G. Higgins, K. Hoffman, Ikeguchi, S. Peterson, Shel- don, Southwick, Sylvester, Sw ift, H. Thomas, Tillitt, Ulman, Wallis, J. Wilder, Wolfe, Woodworth. R D A N D S 1 C S M I) P L I T A I " he Cosmopolitan Club, famous throughout the Pacific Southwest, has an organi2;ation on the campus of the University of Redlands which averages about seventyfive members a year. The club is unique here because its purpose is unique. Its ultimate aim — one which has been noticeably achieved during its years of existence — is to draw students of all the various nations together to present their problems and ideas to each other. Through this friendly association, they are better able to meet problems of similar nature when they face them alone in the world after college. The club, this year under the presidencies of Martha Gerrish and Alfred Norman, has been actively engaged in its work with a view to a better understanding between nations. Eugene Giedt, program chairman for both semesters, has presented a series of programs in different coun- tries with students representing the corresponding nationalities featured as speakers. The year began with an " Information Please " program in which every member of the club par- ticipated. Following this came " Music of Mexico " starring Carlos Velasquez, and his Mexican guests; a Japanese dinner arranged by Merian Kanatani and featuring Amilda Andrews as the speaker on " Japanese Marriage Customs " ; " Traveling Through Burma " with Sidney Bah Oh; " Scandinavia " with Gretha Press presiding; and finally a southern dinner with the negro repre ' sentatives taking the spotlight for the evening. Faculty homes provided meeting plac es. If the success of the club in the past has anything to do with the prediction of the future, its fame will spread farther and wider in the years to come. Third ruw: Norman, Salasar, Geidt, M. Johnson, Yatsushiro. Second row: Dewey, M. White, Seidel, H. Hanson, Reinger. First row: Kanatani, Andrews, F. Gray, Pernsh, Nazamatsu, J. Wright. Ufi D R U R I L L I . i; N And where do you live? Billings. Oh. Wouldn ' t you rather live in a regular dorm? Goodness no. It ' s so much cozier with just fourteen of us over there. And our livingroom is the gayest and friendliest of all. We ' re only a " brisk three minutes walk " from the campus and we eat cur meals at the dorm so we don ' t miss out on anything. Besides, we have Mrs. McAhren for our housemother and she can ' t be beat! We get around, too. You know our Bulldog with Sagehen feathers in his mouth won us sec- ond prize on Homecoming Day. At Christmas we all pitched in and tinseled up a tree which we sent along with a dinner to a needy family. ' Course we have to celebrate birthdays, and we ' ve got all the other dorms beat for romance — we even had an elopement not to mention nu- merous showers and other celebrations. The officers have also helped in the success of the house. For the first semester they includ- ed Edith Mae Gates, president; Eleanor Sands, vice-president: and Catherine Hickcox, secre- tary-treasurer. For the second semester, they were: Catherine Hickcox, president: Margaret Marsh, vice-president: and Lois Taylor, secretary-treasurer. R D A N D S 1 I! E K I I S " Bekins Hall . . . This is she, speaking . . Oh, hello, Josie. Gee, it ' s sure good to hear your voice. I haven ' t seen you since you left school last semester . . . Down at the station? Too bad you haven ' t time to come out and see all the kids . . . Oh, everybody ' s fine . . Same old things — giggling and talking till the wee hours, with a dash of cramming here and there, and . . . Spreads? You know it. I know I ' ve gained at least ten pounds, my dear . . . No, we haven ' t had a real dorm party since the big one at Christmas, remember? And then there was the Hallowe ' en party. We still get together for devotionals each Wednes ' day night. I took my turn leading them recently, and of course I hate to brag, but it was very good . . . Eloise Benson? She ' s fine. She is taking Mary Catherine Bowersox ' s place as president of the dorm this semester . . . Kay Mills took over the secretarial dvities . . Pat Poling was secretary last semester . . . Mrs. Graham is fine, too . . . Yeah, I always say she ' s a swell housemother, too . . . Yes, the Sophs are still around, bless ' em, but they treat us much better than they did at first. Will you ever forget the initiation in Bekins base- ment? . . . Yeah, that ' s what I always say — ' Good old Bekins. ' . . . Sorry I couldn ' t see you Josie. Come out for a weekend when we have a guest ticket or two on hand ...OK, I ' ll tell ' em. So long, Josie. " ns (; II (I N S )l II T Who me? I live in Grossmont. You can ' t miss it — it ' s the largest dorm on campus — only one with a third floor. I live on third — thought I never would get used to that extra flight of stairs. Mrs. Tousey ' s family of 76 was headed first semester by Deane Wolfson and second by Lorna Watkins. Vera Moncrief, as assistant head resident, helps to usher in the dreamy-eyed young things who have been out on dates. Grossmont is a very active place — noisy too, according to Bekins and Fairmont. Well, It isn ' t exactly dull with people around sticking pins in the rising bell at mid- night, playing leapfrog and other forms of natural dancing in the halls, searching desperately for a fourth for bridge, waiting for the mailman, dancing to numerous pho.nographs, and last and most, just plain gabbing. I don ' t mean to imply that we don ' t study — we do, but definitely — between times! We Grossmont gals have the big advantage of living with the dining room. Our studying is accompanied before meals by tantalidng odors that float up from the kitchen, and after by the clatter of dishes. One of the most frequently occuring episodes is this: The telephone rings — there is no one at the desk — it rings dozens of times until several people can ' t stand it any longer — " Grossmont Hall — just a moment please " — the name echoes down the hall. Disappointed faces vanish into rooms. Foot- steps clatter on the stairs. " Hello ' ' Tonight ' ! ' Oh, I ' d love to! O. K., I ' ll be ready. Yes, I live in Grossmont. G ' bye! " RED A N D S 1 F A I R M I T Where did I live last year? Why, Fairmont ' of course. Any Fairmont fem can tell you It ' s the dorm. Maybe home was never like this, but it ' s a darn good substitute. We do practically anything . . . What ' s that? Who all lived there? Oh, I can ' t remember them all, but it was as congenial a bunch of girls as you ' re liable to find anywhere. That ' s another thing about Fairmont — people are friendly and you feel like you belong. see what I mean? Maybe if I can remember who the officers were it would give you an idea of the swell kids who lived there — besides me. Let ' s see, first Inez; Hurst, and then Marion Lucas were our presidents, and the secretary-treasurers were Marjorie Ludlow and Babs Nicholson . . . What did we do? Well, besides the usual messing around, spreads, parties, hen sessions, and window traffic, we staged our annual Christmas Party. The House of Neighborly Service received the gifts after we had given them a workout ... Is that all we did? I should say not. Why, we decorated the old hall up so well for Homecoming we raked in first prize. So we bought a subscription to Made- moiselle . . . What about Open House? Well, as I see it. Open House is merely an in- centive for cleaner and neater rooms, and personally I can ' t see . . . Who is our house- mother? Mrs. Easley. She is new this year, you know, and we ' re cra2,y about her. She did her best trying to keep us m hand, but you can ' t be successful all the time. For in- stance, take the time that . . . What ' s that? You think I ' d better quit? Well, okay, but you ' re missing a good story. 140 MELROSE In its new guise as a women ' s dormitory, Melrose attracted residents from each of the four classes. Still drawing mail intended for its former male inhabitants, this dormi- tory elicited frequent comment from masculine students and alumni — ' Tou ' d never know it was the same place " , " Not much like the good old days " , and " Who ' s in my room now? " This dormitory is characterized by a variety of activities which distinguish it from others — in degree if not in kind. Among these may be listed endless bridge sessions, ac- robatics on the front lawn, sleeping in the halls on mattresses dragged from rooms, rows of sun-bathers on the balconies, quantities of Dorothys, a creditable number of newly acquired fraternity pms (especially since the arrival of spring), and of course the mem- orable privilege of always eating with the boys in California Hall instead of only twice a week at exchange dinners. Music echoes from Melrose on all possible occasions, whenever " quiet hours " do not impose an enforced silence. The musical ability per capita here seems unusually high— among those gifted are several violinists, literally do2;ens of able pianists and singers, and two members of the Freshman Trio. Although most of the girls will be moving into Fairmont or Grossmont this fall, leav- ing Melrose for a new crop of initiates to the University, this dormitory will always re- tain a generous amount of affection and fond recollection on the part of its original and historical feminine inmates. 141 R D N D S ■| ML H il L L Cal Hall sure took a beatin ' this year. The only dorm on the campus with a touch of masculinity, the whole house was handed over to the frosh men. Shattered windows, splintered doors (repair of which burned up the room deposit like hot cakes), midnight radio serenades ( ' til Ma Parker ' s buzzer made static with the ether waves) — these all spelled an end to studying but the debut of a good time for the inmates. The only let-up came when the gals from Melrose added their tam- ing influence in the diningroom (!). Peak of the season was the Christmas party when the abstainers received a good pipe, prohibitionists got the real stuff, and the mamma boys got what was coming to them. I figure this is a good place to stop, but not without mentioning the ring-lead- ers of the season — Bob Campbell the first semester and Bob Douglass second semes- ter. 142 OIIERSITY HiLL These last few weeks mark the end of the first year of a dubious experiment in housing the success of which is still in question. Firm in the belief that the government ' s campaign for tenement clearance is too radical and too modern for Redlands, the University fur- nished its men students with the lore and tradition of the hallowed halls of the famous old Casa Loma Hotel, now dubbed University Hall. Added attractions were the large and spacious lobby, the bright new dining hall, the basement game room, a " brisk " ten minute walk, and the soothing rumble of ten-ton Diesel trucks outside the windows at all hours. Bright spot in the otherwise dark picture was the presence of Dr. and Mrs. Floyd C. Wilcox, who as head residents in their first experience of dormitory counseling, earned the respect and appreciation of U. Hall men. Through their guidance and earnest endeavor to cooperate, a mutual understanding was established which managed to retain a certain semblance of order and quiet in the hall. During the year, U. Hall was the scene of many dinners and banquets, fireside meetings of the various churches on Sunday nights, a garden party in October, and the open house in April, as well as the usual activities of water-fights, room-stacking, and other extra-cur- ricular projects. Bob " Moe " Anderson served as house president for the year, assisted by Roy Hill, vice-president; Jim Laird, secretary; Tiny Lewis, treasurer; and house council- men Lee Fridell, Sully Wohlheter, Merrill Hale, Bill Roskam, Neal McKinley, and Carl Burness. R D A N D S 1 HALE D 1 R Casa Loma became U. Hall to the social world at the faculty reception FACULTY RECEPTION The first important event on the calendar took place in the huge lobby of our newly- acquired University Hall as it was officially presented to the public on the occasion of the Faculty Reception, September 2 " . The fellows were not too certain at first how they were going to like this invasion of their domain but the prospect of sherbet soon dispersed any doubts. Rain had necessitated the change of location of this afl air which IS customarily held in the patio of the Hall of Letters. But this did not deter many townspeople and friends of the University ' from splashing about in the downpour so that they too could be welcomed as guests along with the student and faculty members. Spurs and Yoemen received their first taste of their new- duties as they balanced trays of punch-filled glasses, tried to refrain from eating too many of the cookies which they were passing, and spotted unserved guests. Roy, Delphine, and Prexy greet- ing the latest arrivals A.D.W. TEA — because un- packing trunks and just gener- ally getting " settled " does not always present a girl at her best, the dormitory women gave a tea on October 8, so the new head residents could receive a less hap- hazard impression of the Redlands coeds. They were received in Grossmont livingroom by Lucille Larkey, president, who introduced them to Mrs. Anderson, Mrs. Gra- ham, Mrs. Easley, and Mrs. Van Wye. Refreshments were served by the officers of each dormitory from the tea table presided over by Mrs. Keith, Mrs. Tousey, Miss Higgins and Mrs. Parker. Dorm girls attempt to give a dignified first impression to the new head residents 144 COLLEGE MIX— With the Currier Gymnasium as the main corral, a stampede of cowboys and their gals soon started the annual College Mix on a rampage. Carl Burness, roped in to be Master of Ceremonies, intro- duced a " rip-snorting " program. Ranch-hand music, tricycle stal- lions and bucking scooters, rope tricks and a staged hold-up with In- dians and everything, all came out of the saddle bags. Walt Wohlheter thrilled the crowd with his daring ride (on a bi- cycle) through a brick wall. But the most breathtaking spectacle took place when Nelson Price plunged to the floor from the stupendous height of six feet. The Gamma Nude Colony was dressed up with the prize for the most original costume, but it was the Kappa Sigs who stole the show and won the traditional laur- els with their new " egg- drop " " booth. Cowhands Jimmy Ed before the judge BeiOw: Hopeiul conie Eantb lane up wards and Mary Frances Gilliam were the instigators of the Rodeo. The shining hght of the frosh class. LANTERN PARADE — There is one evening when the frosh femmes really do " shine. " This is on the night of the traditional Lantern Parade when the dorms are serenaded by these newest campus gals. No one knows whether the lanterns came first and the songs were second, or the lanterns were added so that by their light the girls could read the words. After making their rounds of the campus they sang once again their " Freshman Girls Pledge ' " on the Ad steps in the form of a glowing " R " , and c impleted the performance by singing the " Alma Mater. " " R .E D A N D S 1 PAJAMARINO— Led by the band, and dressed in such things as fig leaves and grandpa ' s red flannels, besides the prosaic pajamas — the men of the U. of R. campus wound their way craz- ily through town — ' twas the annual Pajamarino! A small riot — really a rally — was staged at the main intersection, and the pajamarino ' ites paraded to the Redlands Bowl for awarding of prizes and drawings for premiums from the town merchants. The " King and Crown P rince " of yell leaders reigned over the pep rally. Pri:e p. j. " s arc H. Q, JuhnM_.n m the cleverest, Merrill Hale iii the bejt- looking, Frank Swift with the loudctt, Elbert Htffiran as handsomest man, " Mae " Anderson with the cleverest, and Neal McKnlek in the most old- fashioned j. j. ' s. HOMECOMING — Three hundred strong, our alumni descended upon the campus on Homecom- ing Day, October 14, to make campus memories come alive. In honor of the occasion, the Bulldogs beat the Sagehens m the big game at 2:30. Between the halves, our band and the new drill team put on a grand marching display under the whirling batons of the strutting majorettes. To Fairmont Hall was awarded first prize for dormitory decorations for their maroon and gray ' ' Mighty Bulldog " . Dressed as a chef, holding a fork in one hand and chewing a mouthful of feathers, he stood over a stone fire pit on which poor Cecil Sagehen lay roasting on a gridiron, with his feathers strewing the ground. Alumni, students, and professors had a rousing get-together in the Currier " Diningroom " at 5:30. Under the direction of Johnny Raitf ' 39, the rafters rang with victory songs. A little less boisterous but just as enthusiastic were the numbers giv- en by the Men ' s Glee Club. Roy Mesker and Roy McCall added the forensic touch to the evening. Dclphme, Roy, Roy McCall, Herb Powell, Prcs.c ' cnt An- derson, and Coach Cushman chat between councs at the Alumni banquet. 146 PAN HELLENIC TEA — Tinkling teaspoons, hundreds of dainty sandwiches, and a myriad of swishing gowns set the Hall of Letters patio aglow on October 13, when the an- nual Pan Hellenic tea delight- ed the neophytes of the cam- pus. Music in the teacups ac- companied the songs rendered by Barbara White, Eleanor Vaughn, and Barbara Wilder, Lilting melodies on the ac- cordion were provided by Vir- ginia Ogle, while Margery Brewster soothed the guests with strains from her violin. Tasteful simplicity was featured on the invitations designed by Delta Kappa Psi, and the Thetas scurried around adorning the setting with unique decorations. " Table service with a smile " became the motto of the Kappa Pi Zeta sorority, while the Betas were the talent scouts for entertainment. Alpha Sigma Pi struggled successfully in curbing the appetites with luscious refreshments. Patronesses of the various sororities greeted and served the guests. Sorority sisters show how its done at their annual tea for campus co eds The " petite ' " French star ot Metropolitan Opera fame ratisfies the demands (■! Redlands autograph hounds r LILY PONS! The mere idea that the celebrated Metropolitan coloratura was to sing in Red- lands on November 10 sent thrills of delight through student body and townsfolk alike. And the tiny star of five feet one in her old-fashioned pink dress, rose and net-trimmed hat, and nose- gay with ribbons surpassed the highest antici- pations. 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Yiiik Aikinsoj: anavd Ml Rq eil ■«r e IT i£ .nm rnraTT TrifT iGtt ' tin?- lECTiij Svflanr " . ■■Cmarr.: Irjsiimai TT.r4r- ytonnur jflEsS. " " Slorii R E n-9B CHRISTMAS PLAY— " God bless us everyone, " observed Tiny Tim from the stage of the high school auditorium. And the Redlands Community Music Association heartily blessed Prof. " Nickey " for do- ing another one of his grand jobs on the " Christmas Carol. " We rather suspect that Hugh Moshier caught up on all his grudges and has some to go on, fo: " he was as typical a Scrooge as Dickens could have wished for. But we do knov; that Hugh and the fifty stu- dents and townsfolk who supported him so well really put across the Christmas spirit. Not just a little bit either for they gave performances on the evenings of the seventh and the ninth besides a chil- dren ' s matinee. A great big wreath of holly should go to the stage crew who really went to town on the sets for the eighteen scenes. If you noticed an air of traditit)n aboLit the performance, you were right for it was given in honor of Dr. Herbert E. Wise who interpreted the part of Scrooge m a similar production eighteen years ago. Rachel Goodc and Hugh Moshicr in a fcenc from the " r ' hn ' sfmas Carol. " EUGENE LIST, now only 20 years old and already rated with Hoffman and Rachmaninoff among the five best pianists in the country, performed December 8 as second on our artist series. At present he is soloist with the New York Philhar- monic Symphony Orchestra. His fingers blurred as they raced over the keyboard in the brilliant technique of a highly classical program. The New York Post writes of his style: " This young pianist is already a first-rate artist, yet there is that in his playing which guaran- tees continued and constant development . . . He plays with a kind of rhythm, which may not be acquired, and his control of the piano might be the envy of the seasoned executants. " The students wished, however, that he had played more pieces to the balcony. Eugene Lij t, popular young pianist 111 the concert series. 150 The Asilomar " gang " en route. Thr silhouettes are Nenl and Chany. A S I L O M A R— Wind- swept Montcixy pines, the booming surf, starlight and moonlight, sunshine and sand dunes and camphres; this is Asilomar. It is here, once a year during Christmas vacation, that over six hundred Pacific coast college students congregate in a Y. M.-Y. W. C. A. convention to share their ambitions, inspirations and friendship with kindred young people. Seventeen Redlands students were privileged to attend as representatives of the university. The dormitories are log cab- ins set in among the sand dunes and pines. The dining hall is capable of seating over six hundred people at one time. Merrill hall boasts a stage for plays or other entertain- ments and a dance floor for the New Year ' s ball. Frolics in the surf, horseback rides alon the shore, tennis matches and hiking are but a few of the recreations in which one may par- ticipate. There is always inter-college competi- tion in athletic activities. Asilomar i: not just a playground; it is a winter wonderland, a school with no papers to write, no examinations and no grades. The faculty consists of some of the most interesting and learned individuals in the west. Asilomar is an opportunity knocking at your educational and inspirational door and will leave with you happy memories and a realisation that you have been bi ought into closer con- tact with yourself, with your fellowman, and with God. R D L A N D S I Koo was rated uiic ul the three best chapel speakers of the year DR. T. Z. KOO, outstanding Chinese scholar, spoke at the University Chapel January 2 ' . Leaving a career as a prominent railway engineer, he chose to become secretary of the Y. M. C. A. in China. De- scribing the pitiful conditions in his homeland, the speaker told of the wonderful work accomplished there through the missionary service. A student of St. John ' s University at Shanghai, and at Oxford and Tambaram, Dr. Koo has been as- sociated with the World Student Christian Federa- tion since 1937 and is associate secretary of the World Federation of Churches. Another well known speaker, Charles A. Wells, delivered a series of four Chapel speeches during No- vember. Wells is prominent as a world traveler, car- toonist and European correspondent of news. For thirteen years he has been gathering what is now the largest collection of propaganda in Amer- ica, of which some posters are valued at $2,000. Illustrating his talks with cartoon sketches. Wells summarized the series with: " The Cross still stands above the conflict of a changing world . . War planes dive through it but cannot mar it . . . shrapnel cannot shatter it and the bombs of the revolution but reveal its towering testimony to man ' s hunger for kinship with God. " These two chapel guests along with Dr. Earl Cranston ' s current events and the Richfield Re- porters were chosen by the University students, in a recent Chapel poll, as the outstanding speak- ers of the year. MILDRED DILLING, harpist, was the unusual artist of our third concert, presented on January 26. Her pro- gram was delightfully informal, including several pop- ular and descriptive numbers among which were " Liebestraume " and ' ' The Blue Danube. " She added much interest to her program by briefly sketching sev- eral of her pieces and telling something about the harp — its history, old customs connected with it, its music, and the parts of the instrument itself. Strikingly picturesque was the efi ect of the spotlight which made her golden harp and hair glow as reflected light, contrasting strongly with the large black shadow of artist and instrument thrown on the chapel wall be- hind. Margot Jean, distinguished French " cellist, was the second artist on the program, presenting a sonata by Sammartini among other pieces. " The foremost woman harpist " " was enthusiasti- cally received by her Redlands audience. 152 Radio and opera star sings ror mii--ic e nthu?ia ;t ; DONALD DICKSON, the " voice " of the Chase and Sanborn radio hour, became to the chapel full of Redlands students and resi- dents, Donald Dickson, handsome concert personality in the concluding performance of the artist series February 13. In addition to a rich voice of natural beauty and warmth, with perfectly trained tone and technique, Dickson sang full mean- ing into his words, which gave the songs a great depth of significance. His richness of tone was as apparent in his softest notes as in his most powerful ones. Dickson ' s program opened with a group of religious numbers by Handel and Bach, followed by groups of German, Russian, and popular American songs, all well-punctuated with encores. Donald Dickson began his career by winning an Atwater Kent Audition prize. The Metro- politan Opera Association engaged him for its 1937 spring season, and in addition to this he was given a contract by the National Broadcasting Company. He is now on the Chase and Sanborn hour. Dickson ' s handsome accompanist, William Hughes, was heartily received as soloist when he played three Debussy numbers and two encores. WOMAN ' S FEDERATION BANQUET — No doubt there were many lonesome boyfriends in town on the night of Tuesday, March 26, when all the U. of R. women dressed in formals to go down to the annual Woman ' s Federation Banquet at the Y. W. C. A. recreation building. Decorations were appropriately carried out m keeping with the theme of " Hawaii, " with grass huts and leis strewn down the table centers and palm trees lining the walls. A Hawaiian program was presented, including a poem by Mrs. Joseph Bac- cus, readings by Yula At- kinson from John Bland- ing ' s poems, numbers by the men ' s Hawaiian trio — Al Chang, Neal McKin- ley, and Hal Ford — and the women ' s trio, Barbara Jean Duncan, Valerie Phillip, and Dorothy Cook. Of course the climax of the evening was the spring fashion show, planned by Margaret McAulitfe and modeled by several univer- sity girls. University women enjoy a so- cial time at the annual federa- tion banquet. R D N D S 1 Above: Scene from a Russian tragedy. Left: Chick Bilyeu turns comedian. Lower: A romantic farce. COLLEGE PLAYS— One of the high points of the drama de- partment this year was C. Ger ' aid Hasty ' s presentation o f an evening of onc ' act plays on March 28 in the high school auditorium. The members of the newly insti- tuted speech seminar gave an ex- cellent performance of " Stand and Deliver, " a swash buckling ro- mance of merry old England; " Highness, " a tragedy of the Rus- sian revolution: and " Romance is a Racket, " a hilarious farce that left the audience in doubt as to whether racket meant gyp, a game or noise. Charles Bilyeu, Shirley Hubbard, John Watson, and Vir- ginia Chambers turned in star per- formances. The class had practical experi- ence in all phases of dramatic pro- IIV„ 111 till L7lltl - ' 0 V ' l VJi ii.uivi.t, ' j » - iuction. Laboratory sessions under the personal supervision of " Hasty " gave experience in costum ng, set designing, construction, make-up, directing, and acting 154 MRS. ROOSEVELT— The ' Tirst Lady s " coming tL) Redlands was awaited by students and townspeople whose enthusiasm was shown by a capacity crowd m Memorial Chapel on April 3. The only regret was that many were not privileged to realize their anticipations be- cause the event was scheduled during spring vacation. President Anderson introduced the speaker as the " most energetic first lady in our history. " Dressed in a black velvet evening dress with a simple corsage of gardenias, Mrs. Roose velt spoke informally and in a conversational man- ner. She was gracious and charming, and those few who came to criticize went away convinced that she was indeed an unusual per- sonality, one whose spirit was captivating and who deserved a great deal of admiration and respect. The audience broke in upon her speech time after time to applaud her remarks. At the close of her address on the " Indi- vidual and His Community, " she consented tc answer questions from the audience. " What do you think of the communistic tendencies among college students? " was one of the ques- tions that challenged her. She replied that she was neither disturbed nor alarmed, and added that very often in college when students are studying all forms of government, communism fascinates them, but after they get out into the busi- ness or professional world their enthusiasm becomes modified and they turn out to be democratic and useful citizens. SUNRISE SERVI CE — The notes of a trumpet at 7:30 Sunday morning February 18 called a group of students to the Greek theater to observe the Universal Day of Prayer. With music from a girl ' s trio and men ' s quartet and an address by Eugene Sill, the Y. M. and Y. W. sponsored the service which was being observed in twenty-five for- eign countries. The purpose was to bring together in prayer all people of the world, especially warring nations of Europe and Asia. Easter Sunday also saw a sunrise service sponsored by this group in cooperation with the inter-church youth council. This was the first time such a service had been held at the university, and it was well attended by stu- dents and townspeople. Y. M.-Y. W. service in the Greek theater. The First Lady of the land honors Redlands. R D L A N D S i.. --.is ' ' - " UNIVERSITY DAY— The campus buz::ed with activity from daybreak until the last house-mother locked the last door Saturday, April 13, as the university and 650 prospective stu ' dents celebrated the annual Univer- sity Day. Activities of the day started with registration, followed by a tour of the campus with Spurs and Yeomen di ' recting guests and giving them the " inside dope " . At a general assembly in the Chapel, Professor Spelman im- pressed the guests with the wonders of our organ, and they were wel ' comed by Pete Provost, general chair- man of the day, Roy Mesker, crnon Johnson of the Chamber ot Com- merce, and President Anderson. An address on " The Individual in the Making " was presented by personnel director Dr. Wilcox. After giving the campus the " once- over " , all attention was turned to Sylvan Park, where a picnic lunch was served to the hungry mob. Swim- ming, exhibition tennis matches, and a baseball victory over Occidental proved popular activities for the after- noon. But the climax came when Laird, Burness, Wohlheter, Jensen, and Jeffrey caused a minor riot when ire they debated the question, " Resolved: That woman ' s place is in the home— her home. " After a banquet in " Currier Din- ingroom " , the guests received their biggest treat of the day at student body meeting. With the Ad steps and bleachers on either side tilled, a pro- gram of student talent started the ev- ening ' s entertainment, which was cli- maxed by the lighting of the " R " . A clear atmosphere made the sight more beautiful and impressive than ever be- fore, and the group joined in singing the Alma Mater, with the Chapel ful- ly illuminated in the fore ground. The final event of the day was a play at the high school auditorium presented by the university speech de- partment. Mrs. Joseph Baccus direct- ed the " Daughters of Atreus " , a mod- ernized Greek drama. Excitement in the form of several gory murders was provided by Doris Honberger, the leading lady. Other main characters were played by Betty Hess and Patsy Hubbard. Pete Provost and his assistants de- serve a lot of credit for making Uni- versity Day an eventful success. pper left: The Frosh clean the " R ' in preparation for the y event. Center left: Registration. Lower left: Picnic for jdents and guests in Sylvan Park. Upper right: Laird and irness argue over womans place. Center right: Eppy and :te at the banquet. Lower right: A scene from the daughters of Atreus. " R D A N D S 1 WRITERS " WEEK— Fearuring edi- tors, poet;, and authors of nation- u de fame, the ninth annual Writers " Week was held April 14 to 18 this 5-ear. Elirabeth Page in a discussion on her best-selling novel. Tree of Lib- erty; a display of photography by Horace Bristol of " life; " Leura B. Bevis s exhibit commemorating the five hundredlii anniversary- of print- ing; and some of Rockwell Kent ' s illustrations, were among the numer- ous attracticHis of the week. Journalism day brought to the campus a number of noted newspa- permen, including Braven Eh-er, qjorts commentatcH- on the Columbia raetwork; Edwm J. Strxxig, make-up and pkature editor of the Los Angeles Times; and Bill Rogers, son of the famous humofist. and loumaHst in his own ri t. Jcdm Burtm, president of Writers. " Round Table; Harlan Ware, author of over fifty dikort stories, eight screen plaj arid 300,000 words on the radio serial, ' ■ ' TTie Story of Bud Bar- ttm; " and Jaime P dmer, the short story writer and hterary critic who wen a prize of $1,025 for a story of 1,025 wt»ds, were a few of the dis- tinguished guest speakers. To cap the climax of the week both the ' iren " " and " First the Blade " were released and winners of the Robert Browning poetry? contest were made known. -,5 nfec lime SBC ■ m The faculty celebrates the thjrty-6r5t birthday of Red- lands ' founding Right : Hardy, Craven, Bartlett, and Winchcr see that all stragglers are ushered into the chapel. FOUNDER ' S DAY — The faculty donned their dignified robes, hoods, and mortar boards and occupied the center of the stage at the annual Founder ' s Day program April 17. Led by the university chorus in a processsional down the aisle of the chapel, they proceeded to the platform while the choir sang several numbers. The program featured Professor S. Guy Jones in an amusing account of " My First Day at Redlands. " He is one of the few at Redlands today who was present at the founding of the university, and has experienced all the ups and downs in the growth of the institution. President Anderson introduced Dr. Walter F. De.xter, director of education for the state of California, who was the speaker of the morning. Following his address the facult ' and chorus again formed the recessional, and so ended the celebration of Redlands ' thirty-first birthday. R D A N D S 1 STUDENT PEACE STRIKE— As the world plunged madly into World War II, university students began to express their demands for a peaceful America. A small group of students organized a volunteer class first semester to study problems of a creative, enduring peace. These people studied a regular text book and did special research without seeking credits. As the Youth Committee Against War they presented programs before many town groups and had several very interestino experiences. Many Redlands students have been active during their summer vacation in pro- jects under the American Friends Service Committee. Evelyn Solomon and Welty Kuhns were in the 1938 Work Camp at Los Angeles; Harold Josif and Donald Weeks lived in the 1939 San Pedro Work Camp while Virginia Brewster was working in the Student Peace Service at Eureka, California. Three peace demonstrations of special significance have been held on our campus during the year 1939-40. A chapel program was sponsored by the Y. M. and Y. W. on November 10 to commemorate Armistice Day. We joined with col- leges across the United States to participate in a Student Peace Strike on April 19. The university was honored in being host to an Intercollegiate Peace Conference on April 27. After a worthwhile day of panels and round tables, the evening was climaxed by Dr. Carl Sumner Knopf ' s talk on " Cool Heads and Warm Hearts. " It is to be hoped that the year 1940-41 will again see the university as an agent for peace rather than a recruiting center. Harhi ' in, Sini--, ' Riow trr. W ' dhlhetcr, Chang. 160 Bias Mcrcurio, Nun-io Crisci, Kathleen Jack, and Eleanor Vaughan in a scene from the operetta, " " Mantana. " ZANJA FIESTA — Because the lovely gypsy girl, Maritana, made the mistake of falling for a handsome nobleman who squan- dered all his time and money, she created in- teresting material for the Zanja Fiesta show June 8. The colorful Spanish operetta with its catchy tunes, dances, and dialogue cen- tered around Maritana (Eleanor Vaughan) and Don Caesar (Bias Mercurio). The handsome nobleman forgot his man- ners at a dramatic point and drew his sword on Nunzio Crisci, after which the hangman was to reward him for his deed. But Caesar ' s identity was re- vealed and the two lovers were brought together in a thrilling tinale. Supporting the cast was a chorus composed of the Women ' s and Men ' s Glee Clubs, and the orchestra. The production was directed by Professor Hasty. With alumni and friends gathered in the Greek theater for the occasion, the Fiesta was a fitting climax to the year ' s activities. R D A N D S 1 ABOUT THE CAMPUS 1. Did you get yours? 2. Student sutferage. 3. Going my way? 4. Roll down the barrel. 5. Hers in Him. 6. Baby days. 7. Button, Frosh. 8. Watch the parade go by. 9. Freshmen 162 PUTTING ON THE FEED BAG 1. Quadranglers. 2. Hen party. What — no spoons? 4. Suckers! 5. The pause that re- freshes. 6. He ' s Wright in there. 7. Bites on you. 8. W. P. A. 9. Wanta buy an apple? 10. After lunch siesta. 11. Time out for eats. 12. Bag lunch trio. 13. Punch drunk. 14. Open-air kitchen. REDLANDS PERFECT HARMONY 1. Three ' s ;i crowd. 2. Happy? 3. Cramming. 4. Sunday Special, ' i. Caught. 6. Hand it over. 7. La;y da;e. 8. A painful manicure. 164 " J,. . " ' --. PRIVATE LIVES 1. The thinker. 2. Has been. 5. He ' s the leader of the band. 4. Silhouette of Burma. 5. What — no women? 6. Tropic harmony. 7. East meets west. 8. Where ' s Elmer? 9. It ' s a fake. REDLANDS 1 BEAUTIFUL BABES 1. What a line! 2. Well! 3. Waitrrig for something? 4. One in a million. 5. Gingham Gal. 6. Gab fcst. 7. On parade. 8. Pals. 9. We five. 10. Still life. U. Swingin ' along. 166 ODDS AND ENDS 1. It ' s a racquet. 2. Head on. 3. Side entrance. 4. Hot air. 5. Bathing beauty. 6. Rogue ' s gallery. 7. Putting Redlands on the map. 8. She ' s got her mind on her work. 9. They ' re otf! 10. Threesome. 11. Billy the Kid. R D N D S 1 n n- ETC. Du " 7 " ' Hn n ' ' " " -• " h " ' - - " " ° ' " = ' ' ' ' ' " ■ C ome up sunetime. 6. ' Smattec Dune. ;. Hope you get your eyes full. 8. Tough guy. 9 The xxnnnahs! 168 F I I S R D A N D S 1 AfKIOWLEIIGMEnS In grateful appreciation to those who have given of their talents to make the 1940 La Letra what it is. ART WORK: Amilda Andrews, lettering Dorothy Dostal, letreritig Mary Shaw, coi ' er design PHOTOGRAPHY: Donald Acheson, diviswns Henry Bedford-Jones Milton Powell COPY: Mary Anderson Elaine Ashmun Florence Bergersen Mary Catherine Bowersox Margery Brewster Virginia Brewster Mary K. Browne Carl Burness Patricia Bussert Eleanor Chambers Joannis Donaldson Nora Dowd Dorothy Ann Duncan Jim Edwards Betty Ford Harold Ford Bill Fridell Lee Fridell Eugene Geidt Martha Gerrish Dorothy Goble Florence Gray Donald Harbour Helen Harris Phyllis Hartranft James Hayward Esther Heller Edith Henry Marian Hitchcock Gene Holbrook Phyllis Hughes Ruth Johnson Wilma Kerr James Laird Lee Launer Lynn Leavenworth Neal McKinley Elizabeth Martin Betty Neff William Parker Martha Peek Patricia Poling Edgar Putnam Rachel Ralston Elton Shell Eugene Sill Jean Sutherland Alice Taylor Dorothy Thomason Rose Waite Charles Wallis Lorna Watkins Sonia Westerberg Ruth Willis Citrograph Printing Company Los Angeles Engraving Company Babcock Cover Company Wm. Elmer Kingham, Portrait Photography 170 When Better MILK SHAKES Are Made, You ' ll Find Them at — MITTEN ' S Protessional Photography m the 1940 La Letra WM. ELMER KINGHAM Modern Portraiture Commercial Views 5ECURITY ' FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF LOS ANGELES REDLANDS BRANCH CITY NURSERIES " Say It with City Tiursery Flowers " 111 Orange Street 4141 CAJON FLORISTS We telegraph flowers 14 Cajon Street Phone 76 J4 SPOOR ' S DRUG STORE PRESCRIPTIONISTS Phone Mil 104 Orange Street Redlands, Calif. Associated Products Phone 611V Firestone Tires and Batteries GOWLAND ' S SUPER-SERVICE " Service that Sat:sfies " Seventh and State Street, Redlands, CaliL HAZEL KIME LADIES FINE CLOTHING Phone 8311 27 East State Street Redlands, Calif. LANGE RUNKEL Authorized Chevrolet Dealers Citrus Ave. at Fourth St. Phone 3131 Redlands, California We hope you have a fine I ' ucdtion REED a BELL ROOT BEER DRIVE-IN Across from Post Office BERT S. HATFIELD ■Best Bets Buuk " 12 West State St. Phone 3121 LA POSADA Redlands ' Newest Hotel and Cafe 10 West State Street MINNIE L. OHMSTEDE LADIES SPORT SHOP 12 Fifth St. Phone 7071 MOORE ' S PHOTO SERVICE DEVELPOING AND PRINTING Phone 6147 Redlands, Calif. REDLANDS FRED C. FOWLER THE MEN ' S STORE 105-107 Orange Street Phone 5623 Timely Clothes Rochester Tailored BLUME ' S LADIES ' READY-TO-WEAR " Fashion without extravagance ' 1 5 East State Street THE UNION ICE COMPANY IRA S. DEAN. Manager Phnnc 7041 ASSOCIATED STUDENT STORE University of Redlands PUTNAM BROTHERS COMPLETE FOOD MARKET Phone 2158 860 Stillman Avenue PETERSON c MAINE U. S. TIRES GENERAL PETROLEUM PRODUCTS Complete Automotive Service urth and State, Redlands Phone 3511 HANA WEST WOMEN ' S APPAREL Redlands. California Phone 8227 102 Orar ge St. c. E. ANNABIL a SON DRUGGISTS 2 West State Street Phone 3221 Smart Campus Men and Women ijet their SHOES from BARDAWIUS M6 Orange St. Phone 6022 PRATT BROTHERS SPORTING GOODS 114116 Fifth Street Let the CITROGRAPH PRINTING COMPANY Do your next job of printing 1 1 3 East State Street Redlands PRINTERS OF LA LETRA HARTWELL DAVIS COMMERCIAL PRINTERS RUBBER STAMPS 108 West State Street Meet the Crowd at MINNIE CLYDE " DRIVE-IN " GAIR ' S 218 Orange Phone 67 51 ■■Colifge M en O. K. Our Clothes " M. M. Gair ( . I. Fowler U. of R. ' 22 U. of R. ' 2 5 See Representatives in Llnivcrsity Dormitories UNIQUE CLEANERS Service for Particiiiar Peofile Cecil Souder IS West Citrus Phone 4 39 1 Redlands. Calif. 172 PURE GOLD ORANGES LEMONS GRAPEFRUIT Marketed b MUTUAL ORANGE DISTRIBUTORS | Redlands, California A California Cooperative SERR STATIONERY CO. TYPEWRITERS Rentals, Repairs Phone 3994 E. J. Serr 9 East State Street Redlands, Calif. REDLANDS CO ' OPERATIXT FRUIT ASSOCIATION •SUNKIST " 5? ' :i N Sixth Street REDLANDS HARDWARE COMPANY 100 Orange Street and 9 Citrus HARDWARE— HOUSEWARES SPORTING GOODS Phone 4201 Redlands Branch BANK OF AMERICA National Trust Savings Association FLETCHER PLANING MILL SASH, DOORS, GLASS CABINETS Fifth St. and Stuart Ave. Phone ?1, 6 ARTHUR COMMERCIAL PRESS PRINTING—ENGRAMNG STATIONERY Phone 8273 :3 E. Citrus Ave. Redland?. Calif. Diamond:? W ' at HINERMAN JEWELER Convenient Terms By the Big Neon Clock Phone i6U 109 Orange hes St REDLANDS OIL COMPANY Third Street and Citrus Avenue Shell Gas Goodyear Tires AL and HENRY WILSON J. C. PENNEY CO. REDLANDS. CALIFORNIA SANITARY BARBER SHOP 219 Orange Street Main 345 5 W. H. Phillips, Prop. TRIANGLE CHOCOLATE SHOP Candies Ice Cream Hot Plate Lunch Where U. of R. Students Meet 101 Orange Street 5 321 F. ARTHUR CORTNER 221 Brookside Avenue Next to Post Office Redlands, California REDLANDS SANITARY LAUNDRY COMPANY Dry Cleaning Linen Supply E. S. Cochran, Manager lvl9 South Sixth St Phone 2104 REDLANDS 1 THE S. K. SMITH CO. EMBOSSED BOOK COVERS Chicago, Illinois " fOREICIt GIFT SHOP AND RENTAL LIBRARY Margaret Sanhorn 1 19 Cajiin Street Phone 221-26 BENNETT ' IAHN FINE SHOES 108 Orange Street VALLEY LETTER SERVICE Phone 4236 Typewriters and Stationers Mimeoraphing and Stenographic Service 109 5th St. Redlands, Cahf. m»Mnrutrv ff LOGE a YOUNT, Inc. Authorized Dealer J i 3 We.st Ce7itrdl Avfiiue Redlands, Calif. Phone 4171 THE HARRIS COMPANY DEPARTMENT STORE 17-23 East State Street Phone 2129 HOWARD S. SMITH JEWELER 30 East State St. Phone ' )405 Berkeley Baptist Divinity School For ni urmdtum address Sanford Fleming, Presidenl 2606 Dwight Way Berkeley, Calif. 174 GEIERU IIDEX A Cappella Choir 73 Acknowledgements 170 Alpha Chi Delta 121 A. D. W. Tea 144 Alpha Epsilon Delta 77 Alpha Gamma Nu 128 Alpha Phi Gamma 78 Alpha Sigma Pi 122 Alpha Sigma Tau 79 Alpha Theta Phi 123 Alpha Xi Omicron 124 Anderson, Dr. Elam J 17 Asilomar 151 A. S. U. R 27 Band 76 Barons 135 Baseball, varsity 98, 99 Basketball, varsity 94-97 Bekins Hall 138 Beta Lambda Mu 125 Billings Hall 1 37 Bonfire Rally 148 Bulldog 66, 67 Burma Project 63 Cal Hall 142 Candid Camera 162-168 Chi Sigma Chi 129 Christmas Carol 150 Classroom and lab 56 Coo, T. 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