University of Rhode Island - Grist Yearbook (Kingston, RI)

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{htlilislirft bu tbr Mentor (Elans of iRlutbr Hslattfr i tatr (CitUryp Kingston, SUtnitp Jslanit T O one who has had ever before him a vision of the ideal ; who has steadfastly adhered to his path of duty in the time of trial ; who has devoted his entire life to the serv- ice of his adopted state, and has guided her sons in the way of duty and service — to Doctor Howard Edwards, our beloved President, this volume is respectfully and affectionately dedi- cated. Setiiratum FREDERICK DELMONT TOOTELL Faithful Advisor of the Class of 1929 I N presenting this, the 1929 Grist, we acknowl- edge the passing of another great milestone in the history of our college and our state. With the recognition of the people of the state prominently placed before us in our new build- ings, we have been strengthened anew in the dis- charge of the trust confided to us by the people. The Class of 1929, first to graduate with these gifts at its disposal, earnestly desires to acknowl- edge this trust and to assist in its discharge, wherever the Grail of life may lead its members. jFumiuirtt FREDERICK DELMONT TOOTELL Faithful Advisor of the Class of 1929 I N presenting this, the 1929 Grist, we acknowl- edge the passing of another great milestone in the history of our college and our state. With the recognition of the people of the state prominently placed before us in our new build- ings, we have been strengthened anew in the dis- charge of the trust confided to us by the people. The Class of 1929, first to graduate with these gifts at its disposal, earnestly desires to acknowl- edge this trust and to assist in its discharge, wherever the Grail of life may lead its members. Ifiimiturti Daniel A. O’Connor . . . Editor-in-Chief Arthur Z. Smith .... Managing Editor William J. Fleming . . . Assistant Editor Allen F. Ernst Business Manager A. Dean Hunter . . . Advertising Manager Hope Griffith Art Editor Edward G. Anderson Art Editor Andrew J. McCarville . . . Personals Editor Arthur G. Kevorkia n .... Photo Editor Allan R. Haskins . . Advertising Department William B. Trumbull, Advertising Department ®hr (grist illuarii Sabir af (tatrntfii ®hp (finllryr (UlasBPS Atlilrltrs iffratpraitifs S ' nrnrttirB (Drgant atums S’nrirtg (BhetfllUp ' H5ILA WW) jSTATE Rhode Island State College Corporation Walter E. Ranger, Pres.. Com. of Education, ex-officio Providence Zenas V. Bliss, Vice-President .... Providence Co., Providence Robert S. Burlingame, Clerk and Treasurer . . Newport Co., Newport Thomas G. Mathewson Kent Co., East Greenwich Charles Estes Bristol Co., Warren Mrs. L. Mowry Schlesinger Washington Co., Charlestown Harry R. Lewis, Com. of Agriculture, ex-officio .... Davisville Seventeen HONORABLE NORMAN S. CASE Qovernor of Rhode Island Eighteen Governor Case’s Message When a great general declared that the Battle of Waterloo was won on the cricket field at Eton, he recorded, in a picturesque manner, a truth which many learn too late; the truth that the victory of life was won, not on the fields where the decisive struggle occurs, but in the forgotten hours of preparation. Success or failure lies in our hands long before the hour of final test comes. Knowledge can not be gained on short notice, except by the person whose mind is already well stocked; a particular skill can be acquired rapidly only by the person who has trained all his faculties. In the higher fields of success there are no accidents; men and women reap precisely what they have sown ; they do well what they have prepared to do. This preparation is often unconscious. The larger and deeper part of preparation for the greater experiences and works of life is always unconscious. We do not real- ize when we are making ourselves strong, rich and powerful in resource and char- acter. Nothing is lost on the person who is bent upon growth ; nothing wasted on one who is always preparing for his work and his life by keeping his eyes, mind and heart open to nature, books and experience . One of the functions of our Rhode Island State College is to build strong men and women ; men and women who will be a true force in the world. The State has been liberal in an effort to supply needs to that end. I congratulate members of the Class of ’29 upon attaining that prized goal which fits them for the larger duties of life. Rhode Island appreciates the efforts of President Edwards and his associates in their earnest labor. Through their efforts, supported by our General Assembly. Rhode Island State College is keeping abreast of the times. The new library, engineering building, auditorium and gymnasium are gifts from generous people in recognition of student loyalty, interest and determination. Norman S. Case Governor Providence, R. I., April 24, 1929. Nineteen T HE weighty and portentous thing about Time is that it has no reverse gear. Relentlessly it rushes ever forward and bears us with it onward. To mark our passage we make our fleeting records and leave them at intervals that others, following behind us, may know that we have passed this way — and when and how. This is the meaning of the Grist of Nineteen Twenty-Nine. In the neat row of Grists it takes just now the latest place. Like its predecessors it is a student effort to fix and visualize a moment in the flowing life of the College. Worthily and helpfully those who have labored before us have portrayed the College year by year, and as we have looked through their eyes — through what they have given us in their Grists — we have been able to see and to rejoice in the strong, wholesome, pulsing life of our Alma Mater in those other stages of her development, fore runners of our own. For those that follow us may this our Grist of 1929 perform an equal service. Both in the life it reveals and in the manner of revealing that life, may it be worthy of the succession, past and to come, in which it now takes its place. Howard Edwards Twenty Deans and Curriculum Executives GEORGE E. ADAMS, M.Agr. Dean of Agriculture Dean of Men ROYAL L. WALES, B.S. Dean of Engineering HELEN E. PECK, A.M. Dean of Women JOHN BARLOW, A.M. Dean of Science MARGARET WHITTEMORE, A.M. Dean of Home Economics ANDREW J. NEWMAN, M.A., Ph.D. Dean of Business Administration Twenty-one Faculty Howard Edwards, A.M., LL.D. Professor of Polit. Economy and Social Science $K$;$K E ; ' I B K; A.M., Randolph-Macon College, 1876; Student, University of Leipzig, 1877-1878; Student in Haris, 1878; Teacher, Bethel Academy, Ya„ 1878-1880; Teacher, Bingham School, N. C, 1880-1882; Acting Principal, Bethel Academy, Va., 1882- 1884; Principal, Tuscumbia Academy, Ala., 1884-1885; Professor of English and Modern Languages, University of Arkansas, 1885-1890; Professor of English and Modern Languages, Michigan Agricultural College, 1890-1890 ; LL.D., University of Arkansas, 1891; Leave of Absence in France and England. 1891-1892; Entered upon duties as President of Rhode Island State College, 1906; LL.D,, Brown University, 1914; Vice-President Association of Land Grant Colleges, 1921. John Barlow, A.M. Dean of Science and Professor of Zoology A Y ; ( P B K ; K d) ; B.S., Middlebury College, 1895; A.M., Brown University, 1896; Assistant Biologist, R. I. Experiment Station, 1898; Professor of Biology, Fairmount Col- lege, 1898-1901 ; Appointed Professor of Zoology, Rhode Island State College, 1901. George Edward Adams, M.Agr., Dean of Agriculture and Professor of Agronomy K t ; P I K; B.S., Rhode Island State College, 1894; Student, Cornell University, 1897 and 1899-1901, Assistant in Horticulture, 1901-1906: Associate in Agronomy. 1906; State Statistical Agent, U. S. Department of Agriculture, 1901 : Appointed Professor of Agricul- ture, 1907; Appointed, Dean of Agriculture, 1917: Appointed Dean of Men, 1924. Fellow A. A. A. Science, 1925 ; Director, Extension Service. Royal Linfield Wales, B.S. Dean of Engineering and Professor of Mechanical Engineering K I ; A X A; B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1902; Instructor, Massachu- setts Institute of Technology, 1902-1904; Instructor in Mechanical Engineering, North Caro- lina State College, 1904-1905: Assistant Professor Experimental Engineering, University of Tennessee, 1905-1908; Appointed Professor of Mechanical Engineering, 1908; Dean of Department of Engineering, 1909 ; Leave of Absence in Bureau of Standards, Washington, D. C., on Carburetor Research, January 1 to September 1, 1921. Helen Elizabeth Peck, A.M. Dean of Women and Professor of English Literature Z K; I K ( I ; A.B., Wellesley, 1904; Principal Gilmanton Academy, 1906-1907; Vice- Principal, South Kingston High School, 1909-1915; Instructor, Rhode Island State College, 1915; Appointed Assistant Professor of English Literature, 1919; A.M., Brown University, 1924; Appointed Professor of English Literature, 1924; Appointed Dean of Women, 1926. Andrew Jackson Newman, M.A., Ph.D. Dean of Business Administration and Professor of Economies Graduated State Normal School, Kirksville, Mo., 1908; Principal of Missouri State School for the Blind, St. Louis, Mo., 1908-1910; A.B., Washington University, St. Louis, 1910; M.A., University of Missouri, 1911; Principal of High School, Homer, La., 1911-1912; Principal of high schools in California, 1912-1916; Assistant in Economics and graduate stu- dent, Stanford University, California. 1916-1917: Teacher of History and Economics in Lowell High School, San Francisco, California, 1917-1919; Graduate Student, University of California, 1917-1919; Appointed Flood Fellow in Economics, University of California, 1919; Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Kansas, 1919-1921 ; Professor of Business Administration and Head of Department, Roanoke College, Salem, Va., 1921-1922: Profes- sor of Economics and Head of Department of Economics, College of Commerce, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1922-192.1; Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Mary- land, 1923-1927; Graduate Student, Johns Hopkins University, 1924-1926; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1927 ; Professor of Economics and Dean of Business Administration, Rhode Island State College, 1927. Twenty-three Margaret Whittemore, B.S., A.M. Dean of Home Economics, Experiment Station, and Professor of Dietetics B.S., Teachers ' College, Columbia University, New York City, 1907 ; A.M., Columbia Uni- versity, New York City, 1920; Head, Home Economics Department, Winthrop College, Rock Hill, S. C, 1908-1911, 1913-1914; Head, Home Economics Department, Salem College, Winston-Salem, N. C., 1914-1918; State Home Demonstration Leader, Lexington, Kentucky, 1920-1923; Extension Worker, Cornell University, 1923-1924; Research Worker in Home Economics and Professor of Dietetics, Rhode Island State College, 1926-1927; Dean of Home Economics, 1927. Basil E. Gilbert, Ph.D. . Director, R. . Agr. Expt. Station £Z; Undergraduate Course, McMaster University, Toronto, Canada; Lieutenant, Canadian Infantry and British Flying Corps, 1916-1920; Postgraduate Work, McMaster University, for the Degree of M.A., granted a Studentship by the Canadian National Research Council ; President of Student Body, the University, 1919-1920; Chemist, Imperial Varnish and Color Company, Toronto, 1920-1922; Instructor in General Science and Biology, Brandon College, Brandon, Man., Canada; Student, University of Chicago, during the summer, 1920-1923; Postgraduate Student, University of Chicago; Elected to Sigma Xi ; Fellowship and Scholar- ship, the University, 1923-1924; Fellowship. Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research, Yonkers, N. Y., 1924-1925; Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1925; Chemist, R. I., Agricultural Experiment Station, 1925. Marshall Henry Tyler, A.M., B.S. Professor of Mathematics 0 A X; l» K P; B.S., Amherst College, 1897; Instructor, St. Marks, 1897-1899; Appointed Master of Preparatory School, 1898; Appointed Professor of Mathematics, 1906; A.M., Brown University, 1924; Athletic Committee, Rhode Island State College. Samuel Harvey Webster, B.S. Professor of Civil Engineering I K I ; X ' V ; A.B., Waynesburg College, Pa., 1893; Instructor, Jackson High School, Mich., 1894-1896; Instructor, Washington State College, 1896-1903; Student, Leland Stan- ford University, 1903-1904; B.S., University of Illinois, 1906; Instructor in Civil Engineer- ing, Oklahoma State College, 1907 ; Appointed Professor of Civil Engineering, 1907 ; Athletic Committee. Herman Churchill, A.M Professor of English and History B 0 I! ; I K ‘I : 1 B K ; T K A ; A.B., Syracuse University, 1894; Summer Sessions, Chautaucpia, N. Y., Chicago University; A.M., University of Wisconsin, 1902; Instructor, High Schools of X. Y., Wis. and 111., 1894-1903; English Department, Northwestern Uni- versity, Evanston, 111., 1903-1907; Head of English Department, Southwestern College, Win- field, Kan., 1907-1909; Head of English Department, Nebraska Wesleyan University, 1909- 1912; Appointed Professor of Rhetoric and Composition, 1912; Professor of English and History, 1921 ; Faculty Adviser, t L 1925. Charles Carroll, Ph.D., LL.B., A.M. Professor of School Law and Administration I B K ; A.B., Brown University, 1898; LL.B., Harvard Law School, 1901; Admitted to Rhode Eland Bar, 1901; A.M., Brown University, 1913; Ph.D., Brown University, 1915; Instructor, Rhode Island Normal School, 1916; Assistant to Rhode Island Commissioner of Education, 1916; Deputy State Director of Vocational Education, 1919; Professor of School Law and Administration, Rhode Island State College, 1919. William Anderson, M.S., A.M. Professor of Physics and Electrical Engineering L Z: I K I ; B.S., Kansas State Agricultural College, 1898; Assistant in Mathematics, Kansas State Agricultural College, 1899-1902; Instructor in Physics and Electrical Engineer- ing, Kansas State Agricultural College, 1904-1906; M.S., Kansas State Agricultural College, 1906; Instructor in Physics and Electrical Engineering, Michigan College of Mines, 1906- 1912; A.M., Cornell University, 1911; Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering. 1912- 1919, Michigan College of Mines; Appointed Professor of Physics and Electrical Engineer- ing at Rhode Island State College, 1919; Honorary Member, A X A. Twenty-four John Everktt Ladd, M.S.A. Professor of Animal Husbandry 0 X; A Z; B.S., New Hampshire State College, 1913; M.S.A., Purdue, Ind., 1917; Ap- pointed Professor of Animal Husbandry, Rhode Island State College, 1918. Joseph Waite Ince, M.A. ..... Professor of Chemistry P Kf; A.B., Brown University, 1902; M.A., Brown University, 1904; Instructor in Chemistry, Brown University, 1902-1904 ; Instructor in Chemistry, Denison University, 1904- 1905; Demonstrator of Chemistry, McGill University, 1905-1908; Professor of Agricultural Chemistry, North Dakota Agricultural College, 1908-1919; Agricultural Chemist, North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station, 1908-1919; Appointed Professor of Chemistry and Head of Chemistry Department, 1919. Henry Louis Jackson, M.S. . . Professor of Industrial Chemistry A Y; B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1905; M.S., Hamilton College, 1909; Instructor, M. I. T. ; Assistant Professor of Chemistry, University of Kansas; State Chem- ist of Idaho ; Overseas Service in Sanitary Corps, U. S. Army ; Appointed Professor of Industrial Chemistry, 1919. Mrs. Lillian L. Peppard, M.S. . . Professor of Domestic Art B.S., Michigan Agricultural College; M.S, University of Chicago; Assistant Professor of Domestic Science and Domestic Art, Michigan Agricultural College, 1906-1913; Associate Professor of Household Arts, Michigan Agricultural College, 1913-1918; University of Chicago, 1916-1917; Member, National Council of Omicron Xu, 1913-1915; Secretary, Michigan Home Economics Association, 1913-1917; Member, Michigan State Executive Board of Red Cross, 1916-1918; Assistant Professor of Home Economics, Rhode Island State College, 1918-1920; Appointed Professor of Home Economics, Rhode Island State College, 1920. Harold W. Browning, Ph.D Professor of Botany 0 X : I K I : X Z; FA; I X; B.S., Rhode Island State College, 1914; Appointed Assist- ant in Botany, University of Wisconsin, 1914-1916; M.S., University of Wisconsin, 1916; Fellow in Botany, University of Wisconsin, 1916-1917; Instructor in Botany, University of Wisconsin, 1919-1920; I’h.D., University of Wisconsin, 1920; Appointed Professor of Botany at Rhode Island State College, 1920; Nationally- Appointed Adviser to 0 X. George Holland Baldwin, B.S. Professor of Teacher Training in Agriculture Supervisor, Public Schools of Rhode Island; B.S., Rhode Island State College, 1915; Prac- tical Work with Dairy Herd, Dexter Asylum, Providence, 1915; Animal Husbandman, Extension Service, R. I., 1917-1919; Instructor in Agriculture, Colt Memorial High School, Bristol. R. I., 1922-1923. Grace Catherine Whaley, B.E. Professor of Teachers’ Training Professor of Teachers’ Training in Home Economics, R. I. Normal School, 1909; Elemen- tary School Work, 1909-1911; Student, Columbia University, 1911-1912; Instructor in Home Economics. Providence Technical. 1911-1923; B.E.. Rhode Island College of Education, 1923: Appointed Professor of Teachers’ Training in Home Economics, R. 1. State College, 1923. Frank William Kean ey, A. B. Instructor in Chemistry and Physical Director and Coach [)BK; A.B.. Bates College, 1911; Sub-Master and Instructor in Science and Mathematics and Athletic Director, Putnam, Conn., 1911-1912: Sub-Master and Instructor in Science and Mathematics and Athletic Director, Woonsocket, R. 1., 1912-1917; Instructor in Science and Athletic Director, Everett. Mass., 1917-1920; Appointed Coach and Physical Director and Instructor in Chemistry. Rhode Island State College, 1920. Howland Burdick, B.S Assistant Professor of Dairying P I K; B.S., Rhode Island State College, 1896; Appointed Assistant in Agriculture and Farm Superintendent, 1896; Appointed Instructor in Agriculture, 1900; Appointed Assistant Professor in Dairying, 1906. Twenty- five Paul D. Carter, Captain, U. S. Army Professor of Military Science and Tactics Commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, Inf., O. R. C., August 15. 1917, accepted August 15, 1917 ; 1st Lieutenant, Inf., October 25, 1918, accepted November 1, 1918; Captain, Inf., November 13, 1918, accepted January 10, 1919, vacated September 18, 1920; 1st Lieutenant, Inf., July 1, 1920; Captain, Inf., July 2, 1920, accepted September 14, 1920; Discharged as Captain and appointed 1st Lieutenant, November 18, 1922; Served Overseas with the 28th Inf., 1st Divi- sion, from September, 1917, to September, 1919; Served at Camps Merritt. Taylor, and Dix from October, 1919, to June. 1922, with 28th Infantry, 1st Division; Attended Infantry School for Officers, Fort Benning, Ga., 1922-1923; Assigned to 26th Infantry, 1st Division, Plattsburg Barracks, N. Y„ June, 1923; Serv ed two years at Plattsburg Barracks, N. Y„ from June, 1923, to June, 1925; Transferred to the detached officers’ list and assigned to duty, Rhode Island State College, by the War Department order dated April 22, 1925 ; On duty at Rhode Island State College front June 30, 1925. to the present date; Commissioned Captain, February, 1926. Claude Gillette Beardslee, M.A. . . . Professor of Psychology Book and Bond (Yale); Skull and Dagger (University of Southern California); A.B., Yale, 1909; B.D.. Hartford Theological Seminary, 1912, S.T.M.. 1913; M.A.. University of Southern California, 1922; Pastor of a Congregational Church, 1914-1920 (absent on leave of two years for army service) ; Superintendent of Employment, 1920-1921 ; Protestant Chaplain, Connecticut State Reformatory, on part time during pastorate ; Fellow, Instruc- tor, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, University of Southern California, 1921-1924; Pastor, Kingston Congregational Church, 1924 ; Appointed Professor of Psychology, 1925. Mrs. Wilkie Leggett Hines, B.S. . Professor of Home Economics A I 4; B.S.. Mississippi State College for Women, 1915; B.A., University of Illinois, 1916; M.A.. University of Illinois, 1922; Instructor in Home Economics, North Carolina College, 1916-1918; Assistant Professor, Alabama College, 1918-1920; Assistant Professor, Mississippi State College for Women, 1921-1922; Professor, Mississippi State College for Women, 1922-1925; Appointed Professor of Home Economics, Rhode Island State College, 1926. John C. Weldin, Ph D Professor of Bacteriology A J : I AY; Z ' -P : B.S.. Iowa State College, 1916; Ph.D., Iowa State College; Pro- fessor of Bacteriology, Rhode Island State College, 1927. Ulmont W. Holly, A.B., First Lieutenant, U. S. Army Assistant Professor of Military Science and Tactics A. B., Harvard University, 1917; November 27, 1917, Commissioned 2nd Lieutenant of Infantry from Plattsburg Training Camp: Served in 42nd Infantrv, 12th Division, 1917- 1918; 1918-1920, Served at Camp Upton. N. A’.; 1920-1923, at Panama; 1923-1924, with 18th Infantry at Fort Slocum, N. Y. ; 1925-1926, LaFavette College, Assistant Professor of Military Science and Tactics; 1927, at Infantry School, Ft. Benning. Ga. ; 1928, with 13th Infantry, Ft. Strong, Mass.; Appointed to Rhode Island as Assistant Professor of Military Science and Tactics. Frank Hartwell Bills, B.S. Assistant Professor of Mathematics B. S., New Hampshire College, 1910; Appointed Instructor of Mathematics, Rhode Island State College, 1910; Appointed Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Rhode Island State College, 1917; President, R. I. Mathematics Teachers’ Association, 1923-1924. Calvin Lester Coggins, B.S. Assistant Professor of Physics and Electrical Engineering B.S., Rhode Island State College, 1907; Graduate Work, 1907-1909; Assistant in Physics, Ohio State University, 1909-1910; Assistant in Physics. Dartmouth College, 1910-1912; Instructor in Physics. Stevens Institute of Technology, 1912-1914; Appointed Assistant Pro- fessor of Physics and Electrical Engineering, 1914; Associate Member of American Physi- cal Society j Faculty Adviser to the Campus Club. Twenty-six TATE C®lXj S j|| J. R. Randolph, B.S. . . . Acting Professor of Civil Engineering B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute; Former Instructor at George Washington University: Former Specialist in Publicity Work at U. S. Bureau of Standards. Mabel DeWitt Eldred, B.S. .... Assistant Professor of Art B.S., Rhode Island State College, 1895 ; Appointed Instructor in Drawing, 1897 ; Rhode Island State College. Herbert M. Emery, B.S. . Instructor in Zoology and Geology B.S., Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1920; Graduate Work, M. A. C., 1921, and Cor- nell, 1922; Assistant in Botany Department, M. A. L ' „ 1920-1921; Instructor in Zoology and Geology, University of New Hampshire. 1921-1926. Carrick Earl YVildon, B.S. . Assistant Professor of Horticulture B.S., Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1916; Instructor in Floriculture, M. A. C., for two years, doing, also, Postgraduate Work in Botany and Horticulture; Overseas as Adju- tant in U. S. Army, 1918-1919; in practical work on large estates; Appointed Instructor in Horticulture, 1922. Ralph Eugene Brown, S.M. Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering ip K 1 ; B.E.E., Northeastern University, 1922; S. M. in E. E., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1925; Assistant Instructor in Physics. Northeastern University, 1920-1921; Assistant instructor in Drawing, Northeastern University, 1921-1922; Instructor in Mechan- ical Engineering, Northeastern University, 1922-1923; Instructor in Graphics and Mechan- ical Engineering, Tufts College, 1923-1924; Instructor in Descriptive Geometry, North- eastern University Summer Sessions, 1921-1927; Appointed Instructor in Mechanical Engi- neering at Rhode Island State College, 1925; Appointed Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Rhode Island State College, 1927 ; Associate Member, American Institute of Electrical Engineers. Leslie A. Keegan, B.S Instructor in Agronomy P I K; B.S., Rhode Island State College, 1919; Graduate Student and Instructor in Agron- omy, University of Maine, 1920; Appointed Instructor in Agronomy, Rhode Island State College, 1920. Dr. Theodore E. Odland, V.S., M.S., Ph.D Agronomist V.S. and M.S., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., Cornell University; Former Professor of Agronomy and Assistant Agronomist at University of Minnesota; Associate Professor and Associate Agronomist at University of West Virginia. Frank F. Archibald . Instructor in Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship in Machine Shop, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1894-1900; Staff Engineer, Crighton Institution, Dumfries, Scotland, 1900-1903; Engineer, Victoria Flour Mills, Glasgow, 1903- 1905; Supervisor of Electrical Work, St. Leonard Engineering Works, Edinburgh; Appointed Instructor in Mechanical Engineering, Rhode Island State College, 1920. Mrs. Winifred M. Keaney, A.B. . Instructor in Physical Training for Women A.B., Bates College, 1911; Undergraduate Assistant in Physical Training at Bates College. 1910; Taught Settlement-House Work, Buffalo, N. V., 1911; High School and Playground Work, Alton. N. H., 1912-1913; Assistant Principal, Pahnerton, Pa., School, 1913-1914; Appointed Director of Physical Education for Women, Rhode Island State College, 1921. George Warren Phillips, A.B Instructor in English A.B., Princeton University, 1917-1918; U. S. Field Artillery in France one year; Instructor, Hamburg High School, X. J., 1920-1922; Appointed Instructor in English, 1922, Rhode Island State College. Frederick D. Tootell .... Instructor in Physical Training Bowdoin College, 1923 ; Tufts Medical School, 1923-1924; Mercersburg Academy, 1925- 1926; Instructor in Physical Training. Twenty-seven Franz Karbaum Instructor in Modern Language Graduate, N ' ormal Department of Northwestern University, Watertown, Wis., 1883 ; Four State Preparatory Schools Teaching Experience; Twelve Years of Service, Massachusetts Civil Service Commission, as Chief Inspector and as Assistant Chief Examiner. Crawford Peckham Hart, B.S. Instructor in Poultry and Extension Specialist B.S., Rhode Island State College, 1913 ; Assistant to Farm Superintendent, State College, 1913; Farm Manager, Manville, R. I., 1914; Instructor in Agricult ure and Farm Manager, Riggs School, Lakeville, Conn., 1916; Principal, Waterbury High School, Vt., 1921; With Federal Board for Vocational Education, Veterans ' Bureau] 1921-1926. Stanley W. Hf.therington, B.S. Instructor in Chemistry B.S., McGill University, Montreal, P. Q., 192 ; Graduate, Royal Military School, N. S. : Graduate, N. B. Normal School and Vermont Normal School ; Principal, Windsor, Barton, Simsbury Grammar Schools. Robert Rockafellow, B.S. Instructor in Business Administration Wharton School of Business Administration, University of Pennsylvania, 1925; Instructor in Business Administration at Rhode Island State College. Everett P. Christopher, B.S Instructor in Horticulture B I ; I K 1 ; T K A ; B.S.. Rhode Island State College, 1927. Elizabeth Stillman, B.S. Instructor of Institutional Management I K; $ K $; B.S., Rhode Island State College, 1920; Postgraduate Course in Dietetics, Penna. Hospital, Philadelphia. Pa. ; Chief Dietitian, Columbia Hospital, Wilkinsburg, Pa., 1921-1923; Manager, Edgar Thomson Club House, Carnegie Steel Co., 1923-1925; Dietitian, Mercersburg Academy, Mercersburg, Pa., 1925-1926; Dietitian, Union League, Philadelphia, Pa., 1926. Helen J. Weaver, B.S. K A; B.S., New Mexico State College, 1926; M.S., Iowa State College, 1927; Teaching Fellow in Bacteriology, Iowa State College, 1927; Instructor in Bacteriology, Rhode Island State College, 1927: Investigator in Poultry Pathology, Rhode Island State College Experi- ment Station. 1927. Elizabeth Webster Smart, A.B Instructor in English A.B.. Brown University, 1925; Assistant Instructor. Brown University, 1924-1925; Psychi- atric Social Work, New Hampshire State Hospital, 1925-1927; Instructor in English. Rhode Island State College, 1927-1928. Everett W. Hood, A.B. Instructor in Business Administration 0 K N; A.B. at Clark University, 1924; Instructor at Rhode Island State College, 1927. Edson Irwin Schock . Instructor in Mechanical Engineering College: I year. University of Washington. Seattle. Mechanical Engineering; 4 years, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Naval Architecture; Chief Draftsman, Co-Rim-Co Corp., Louisville. Ky.. 1921-1924; Draftsman, Mengel Co., Louisville, Ky., 1923; Teacher, Technical High School, Springfield, Mass., 1924-19 27; Draftsman, Holmes San- born, Heating • Ventilating Engineers. Los Angeles, Calif., 1927 ; Rhode Island State College, 1928. Samuel A. Howes, A.B., A.H Instructor in Botany A.B.. Bowdoin College, Magna Cum Laude, 1925; A.H., Harvard University, 1927; Assist- ant in Biology, Bowdoin, 1923-1924; Teaching Assistant in Botany at Harvard, 1925-1928. Ernesto O. Lombardi, A.B. Instructor Modern Languages A.B., Ohio Wesleyan, 1924; Instructor in French and Spanish. Twenty-eight Experiment Station Staff Howard Edwards, A.M., LL.D. . Basil E. Gilbert, Ph.D. . Theodore E. Odland. Ph.D. Carrick E. Weldon, B.S. . Louts H. Schwarte, M.S. Andrew E. Stene, M.S. Roger B. Corbett, Ph.D. John B. Smith, B.S. Margaret Whittemore, A.M. Berenice Neil, M.S. F. R. Pember, M.S. Eric S. Garner S. Chester Damon, B.S. Frederick K. Crandall, B.S. Waldo L. Adams, B.S. J. Eric Blanf.y, B.S. A. Nelson F. Waters, B.S. Helen J. Weaver, M.S. Donald E. Frear, M.S. Nathaniel Helme President of the College Member ex officio Director . Agronomy Animal Breeding and Pathology Assistant in Animal Breeding and Pathology Pomology Agricultural Economics Head of Chemistry Division Home Economics Assistant in Home Economics Assistant in Plant Physiology Agrostologist Assistant. Field Experiments .Assistant, Field Experiments . Assistant, Chemistry Assistant, Chemistry . Issistant, Animal Breeding and Pathology Assistant, Animal Breeding and Pathology Assistant Chemistry Meteorology Extension Service Staff Howard Edwards, A.M., LL.D President of the College Member ex officio George Edward Adams, B.S., M.Agr. Director, and State Leader in County Agent Work Lorenzo Foster Kinney, Jr., M.S. State Leader in Club Work Sara Elizabeth Coyne, B.S. . State Leader in Home Demonstration Work William H. Wood, B.S. . . f County Agent, Northern Rhode Island District Sumner D. Hollis . t County Agent, Eastern Rhode Island District Albert A. Thornton, B.S. . County Agent, Southern Rhode Island District Specialists John Everett Ladd, M.S Howland Burdick, B.S. Crawford Peckham Hart, B.S. Leslie Arthur Keegan, B.S. Everett P. Christopher, B.S. Animal Husbandry Dairying Poultry Husbandry Agronomy Fruit In co-operation with United States Department of Agriculture, fin co-operation with United States Department of Agriculture and Farm Bureaus. Twenty-nine STATE Alma Mater Fruitful dream of a visionary Begun in the humblest way, Adopted protectress of an earnest youth, Slow nurtured for many a day; Symbol of an idealistic race, Stanved for political gain; Serving, while begging the means to serve, At the breasts we students drain. IV c children of peasants for knowledge suck At paps held dry by neglect, While those of the rich in Follic’s muck Drink deep with their favored sect. How well of granite thy halls were built, To wait a day of parity; How 7uell atop a rocky hill, Oh, mother in frugality! Live on, to noble lessons teach, Withstand the ignorant scorn; Cuddle thy babes in thy tortured arms. Hail! The chill gray light of dawn! —A. J. McC. Thirty Cl Mee CLASS OF 1929 Senior In harmony with the rapid development of our Alma Mater the class of ’29 has set a precedent in student achievement for the classes who are to follow us. Class co-ordination has been the keynote of our success throughout our four years. We began our Freshman year by providing yearling athletic teams which were the nucleus of the varsity material in our last three years. Our “Frosh " basketball team surpassed all previous records and then in their last year they furnished their Alma Mater with the greatest Basketball Team Rhody has ever had. Socially, our entire four years have lieen glorious successes. Our first major dance, namely the Soph Hop, illustrated our real ability to obtain class organiza- tion and support. Then on through the years we maintained that class devotion which predominated in all of our activities. Deviating from the lighter side of life the class of ’29 ventured into the scholastic realm by achieving h igh honors in even ' department of our institution. And now we are at the end. Four years of close friendship has enshrouded our sojourn in Kingston with a happiness we shall never forget. We are about to leave. May the success which we have achieved follow us into the world, to bring honor and glory to our Alma Mater. William H. Trumbull Class History of 1929 William I?. Trumbull Emily S. Heap Celeste A. Boss . F. Delmont Tootell Kenneth H. Mackenzie President Pice-President Secretary Faculty Member Treasurer Thirty-two Nicholas Abbenante Providence, R. I. " Nick,” " Abbie” Electrical Engineering Orchestra (3, 4); Band 3, 4); Student Band (4); Track (I. 2); Glee Club (2, 3, 4);Junior Prom Committee (4); Com- mencement Ball (3); Assistant Manager. Orchestra (4). Music and “Abbie” are synonymous. Whenever the strains of some peppy melody are heard on the piano, close observation discloses " Abbie” tickling the “ivories. " School spirit per- sonified, he was sure to be found at every athletic contest and student function. However, music is a pastime in which he indulges only when not engrossed in some problem, for " Abbie " is another " electricker " who wants to electrify the world with his genius. There is a heap of genius in the “five foot two " that means " Abbie " to the Campus. Edward Aceto Providence, R. I. “Chauncey, " “Ed " Electrical Engineering Student Branch .1. . H. ;. Society (3. 4); Praternity Basket- ball (3, 4); Pootball (1). “Chauncey” is our representative from the wilds of Provi- dence, who came to " Rhody " in the fall of 1925 to probe the intricacies of " Andy’s” courses. He immediately proceeded to make a name for himself on the campus as a member of the Three Musketeers, and the notorious King Phillip House gang. A ready smile, keen wit, and the ability to appreciate a joke, even though he be the “goat, " have endeared " Chauncey " in our hearts forever. We wish you plenty of luck and feel that you will succeed in any endeavors which you undertake in the future. Edward George Anderson Providence, R. I. “Andy” Chemical Engineering Track ( 1 , 2, 3. 4); Cross Country ( 1. 2. 3. 4); Chemical So- ciety (2, 3, 4); Art Editor Grist; Publicity Committee; Poster Committee. " Andy, " it seems, has been given a mis-nomer. He should have been called " Safety Razor. " He’s a “Gem, " " Ever-ready” with keen humor. Not only can he crack a joke, but he can draw, and how ! His four years at Rhody saw more and fancier posters than any other period in the history of the college. Is " Andy” a chemist? Boy! How that fellow can chemis- trate. We expect that in a few years he will have concocted some conglomeration that will kill 456.71 guinea pigs with one drop. | 5iATE f:oiX6 fi3|g Henry Norman Armbrust, I A E Jamestown, R. I. “Army” General Science Rope pull (I, 2); Glee Club (l, 2); Beacon Board (l, 2, 3); Subscription Manager (3); Student Council (2, 3. 4); Presi- dent Lecture Association (4); Sergt. R. O. T. C. (3): Lieut. (4); Rifle Team (I. 2. 3); (3); Coach (4); Officer ' s Club; Chem. Soc.; Soph. Hop Com.; Junior Prom Com. One who has noted " Hen ' s” frequent change of cars — he trades the old buggy in for another old one every year — would think that he had the basic instincts of a horse trader, but his real passion is the army and target shooting, not to mention a young lady who seems to appear at all the campus dances. A leader in several campus activities and a supporter of all of them, Army’s graduation is a real loss to the campus community. Grino Mario Armeno Providence, R. I. “Armeno " Applied Science Track Squad 1, 2); Chemistry Society (I. 2); Biological Society (4). “Armeno came to us from the Providence Technical High School with a determination to probe into biological problems. A sturdy, cheerful youth he has been, and that we feel, he will always remain. Possessed of a congenial nature and a pleasing personality, " Armeno found no difficulty in making friends. We feel that we will always remember him as the industrious determined youth. No matter what he decides to do we feel confident that his perserverance and never-say-die spirit will yield no other return but success, and we wish him the best of luck. Ri ' th Barnes Cranston, R. I. “Barnesif.” Most Likely Old Maid Home Economics Tennis (1, 2, 3, 4). When Ruth came to us from Cranston High, she was a very quiet and sedate girl. Though four years have not wrought much change in her, all that know her admire her sterling qualities. She is a true friend, a very good student, and a fine tennis player. When Ruth leaves Rhode Island, she intends to teach school, and we all know that she will have the respect of her students as she has of her class mates. Much success and happiness, “Barnesie!” Thirty-four Nathan Blackman Providence, R. I. “Nat” Applied Science And here ' s a man. Quiet to the point of being retiring, and unassuming, but not to a fault. He has always ranked very well scholastically and is a really interesting friend and class- mate. He studies for the joy of studying and it reflects in the results. To listen to Nathan is to gain valuable knowledge. And practically, as the ads at the Post Office have ever re- minded us, " Nate " has shown himself to be no mean up- holsterer. Celeste A. Boss, A Z Providence, R. I. Home Economics Class Basketball (1. 2, 4); Panhellenic (3); V. IV. C. .1. Vice-Prcs. (3); Commencement Ball (3); Class Secretary (3, 4); Vigilance (1 ) . Hockey (2). Basket Ball! Celeste is right there when it comes to basket- ball. For three years she played on the class team and this year she was a member of our victorious ' Varsity Squad. Not only in athletics docs Celeste shine. For two years she has been secretary of our class — a position of executive abi lity and popularity, and Celeste surely possesses both. Celeste is much interested in Art and some day we expect to see her name among the noted interior decorators. Donald Atwood Bunce, Z A E, l A Providence, R. I. President of DeMolay Club; Junior IVeek Play (2); Treas- urer of Phi Delta; Treasurer of Polygon ; Business Mgr. R. . .S ' . C. Players, Junior Prom Comm.; Beacon Board (2. 3. 4); P.ditor of Freshman Bible; Chcm. Society; R. 0. T. C. Band (I. 2, 3); Manager of Freshman Baseball (3); Chairman of Commencement Ball (3). " Hi ‘Bill,’ is going to the Ball? Hired your ‘tux’ yet?” Yes, that’s " Don,” the business man of the campus. “Don " has decided to give up his business career for one in the field of chemistry. He attributes his decision to the efforts of his partners in a certain organic chem combination who were able to produce remarkable results with a small flask, a large burner, and a little H..O. Au revoir, “Don,” may you reap plentifully of life’s golden stores. Raymond V. P. Cahill B rockton, Mass. " Ray” Electrical Engineering Class Football (1); Hope Pull (1. 2); Glee Club (I, 2): Foot- ball squad (3. 4); Frock (l, 2, 3); Fraternity Basketball I, 2) : Officer ' s Club (3 ) , Sergeant (3) ; Fruit Judging (2); E. E. Society (3. 4). " Ray " belongs to that Brocktonian group which has left such a favorable impression upon our institution. He indulged in a year of practical engineering on the Conowingo job between his Sophomore and Junior years. With this able experience, he has been better equipped to attack the problems of his pro- fession. We are certain that “Ray’s” sense of responsibility coupled with his pleasant personality will be decided assets in his fu- ture career. Thelma Jeannette Carpenter, X £2 Cumberland, R. I. “Thel.” " Tilly” Home Economics Class Secretary (1); House Secretary (2); Tennis (2); Archery (3); Glee Club (2, 3); Commencement Play (3); House President (4). Thelma is one of the college beauties, picked by the class of ' 27. Not only a beauty, but unexcelled in good nature and sports- manship. Attention! Reward offered to anyone who can du- plicate her pronunciation of William. Thelma unlike most of us, has always had an outside attraction. Yale wasn’t so far, but when he moved to Detroit — . We wonder what she will do next year. Frank Edward Caulfield, P I K, ‘I A Central Falls, R. I. " Coke” Electrical Engineering Rope Pull (I, 2); Class Football (1, 2); Track (l, 2, 3, 4); Varsity Football (4); Phi Delta (2. 3, 4); E. E. Society (2, 3, 4); President (4). " Coke’s " philosophy on college life is, " hard study, hard work, and much pleasure. Graduating in four years proves his hard study ; success in ‘Bill’ Whalen ' s courses. Broom Push- ing (1, 2). Kitchen (3, 4). show ' the second part is true; as for the pleasure — ’nough said.” “Coke” has shown his natural leadership by piloting the E. E. Society through it’s most successful year. There is no ques- tion as to his ability and some day we know he will be Mr. General of the General Electric Company. Thirty-sL John Walter Chapman, A X A Essex, Conn. “Chappie” “Gerald " Business Administration Rope Pull (1, 2); Basketball (1); Baseball ( 1 ); Economist Club (3, 4); Vice-President (4); Interfraternity Basketball (2). " Chappie” started four years ago in search of efficiency in the use of the proverbial slide rule, but finding this to be a start in the wrong direction he has now become an exponent of the " desk and swivel chair. " If Economic’s marks and campus business ventures are an indication of the successful business man, “Chappie” has surely gotten on the right track. Next year will probably find him on the road to making the business cycle loop-the-loop through the field of stocks and bonds. Richard Wardwell Conklin, $ M A, $ A, T K A Cranston, R. I. “Dick” Business Administration Track (1, 2); Debating (2, 3, 4); Glee Club (1, 2, 3, 4); Asst. Manager (3); Manager (4); Business Manager Plii Delta (3); Sopli Hop Committee (2); Student Council (3. 4); Econ- omists ' Club (3, 4); Officers ' Club (3, 4); Lieutenant (4). Culture, versatility, intelligence and personality are ably brought to us in the person of " Dick.” We find him engaged in many campus activities, including a position among the famous “Ned’s Boys,” yet he has maintained an enviable record in his scholastic activities. Dame Rumor has it that “Dick” has recently lost a debate, having been finally convinced that co-education has its good points. If " Dick’s” future is like his past, we will some day find him in Who’s Who. George Irving Cook, A X A East Greenwich, R. I. “Cookie,” “G. I. " Business Administration Track (l, 2, 3, 4) ; Captain (4); R. I. Club (2. 3. 4); Officers’ Club (3, 4); Lieutenant (4); Military Ball Committee (4); Secretary, Officers’ Club (4); Student Council (3); Glee Club (1. 2, 3); Economist Club (4). “Cookie” has a peculiar propensity for going after the higher things in life, annexing the pole vault record of the college and the Eastern Intercollegiates. “G. I. " has not let his college life suffer, but has majored in co-edding, leaving his marks on the door knob of Chi-O. It is a question whether he is more expert with the arrow than the pistol. Having started to develop the earmarks of an honor student, “G. I. " will next year be batting for a thousand in the field of business. Thirty-seven Ruth Lucile Coombs, £ K, I» A North Providence, R. I. “Ruth” Most Popular Woman Home Economics Assistant Treasurer, Class (2,3); House President (3); Sec- retary, Phi Delta (4); Tennis (1); Secretary A. A. (3); Man- ager Tennis (4); Soph Hop Committee. And now we come to Ruth Lucile! Not just happen upon her, for Ruth is individuality personified. Her unusually cheerful disposition which has remained intact for four years, is her chief ally. Perhaps because of this reenforcement Ruth has plunged f orward to the " ed” line. Believing that variety is the spice of life, she has unconsciously added a new notch in her belt every year. And who could forget, " Go ' way. Sir!” Alton Henry Coon Providence, R. I. “Al” Electrical Engineering E. E. Society (4); Glee Club (2, 3); Track (1, 2); State College Players (4). “Al” is one of the few good banjoists on the Campus and made a hit with the " Hawaiians. " Very quiet and reserved, he was the life of any party when a “uke” was to be had, for one could not help but burst forth in song when he strummed the accompanying strains. Tickling electric currents always interested him, and this perhaps accounts for his choice of vocation. Lots of Luck, “Al, " but do be careful of “strong currents !” M. Esther Crandall, A Z, 4 A Providence, R. I. “Kid” Most Versatile Woman Home Economics Class Basketball (1, 3); Hockey (2. 3. 4); Panhellenic (3, 4): President (4); Student Government (4). When a fellow needs a friend, " Kid” is the kind of a per- son who always responds and we are all very fond of her. Her hobby is bacteriology in the class room, and in the open it is canoeing. In mental pictures we have her chopping wood at dawn on a house party, or peeling onions in the middle of Hundred Acres (culinary technique-peel onions under water). We were no-little surprised when, October last, she appeared with a Beta Theta Pi pin below her own. We’re certain that she will be successful in whatever career she chooses and wish her all happiness in the future. Thirty-eight Frances Mayhew Davies, E K West Roxbury, M ass. " Frannie” General Science Hockey (1. 2, 3, 4); Junior Prow Committee ; Baseball Man- ager (4); Secretary of Biology Club. “Frannie,” of D. U. Fame, who takes time out now and then from her diligent study of the ciliated protozans and their rela- tives, to shake a wicked hockey stick at the world and its cares. Without her daily epistles to and from Maine we fear the Kingston post office would become a mere memory. Joseph DiSano Providence, R. I. “Cagey,” “Joe” Electrical Engineering Track (1, 2, 3); E. E. Society (3, 4). " Cagey” heard that the world needed a Steinmetz, — so he came to Kingston to prepare himself for wrestling the " E ' s " and “I ' s.” “Joe” has always been an enthusiastic student— his name having bedecked the honor roll frequently. Yet studies were a minor sport with him, since he possessed a weakness for week-ends — Providence being his field for social endeavors. We have always found “Joe " a pleasing companion and if personality plus points towards success he has a good supply of both. Best wishes, — " Cagey.” Doris Elizabeth Dyson, 4 Z, T K A, $ 4, ‘l K I Providence, R. I. “Dottie " Most Scholarly Woman Home Economics Class Debating (2, 3); Varsity Debating (3. 4); Debate Council (4); Manager of Basketball (3, 4); Class Honors (2). Does anyone desire information concerning Nicaragua or the Jury System? Just call on “Dottie. " She is exceedingly versatile. Debating is not her only activity, for she has been manager of our basketball team, and scholastically she is among the best, making Phi Kappa Phi and winning the Economics prize in her Junior year. The ability which has carried her so successfully through her college career, her dependability and determination will cer- tainly gain for her the highest position of her chosen pro- fession. Thirty-nine l S L AN ' oJS ' S. Sidney Epstein, P K I», T K A, A E n New Haven, Conn. ••Eppie " Most Versatile Matt Applied Science Freshman Football. Basketball, Captain. Baseball; Freshman Debating Team; Chemical Society (2. 3. 4); Biological So- ciety (4): I’hi Kappa Phi (3); Intercollegiate Debating (4); Tan Kappa Alpha (4); Varsity Football Squad (2. 3); Sopho- more Baseball Team; Polygon (4); R. I. Club (2, 3, 4); Sen e- tary and Treasurer of R. I. Club (3); Secretary and Treasurer of ' A. A. (3); Chemistry Laboratory Assistant (4); Forstty Basketball t2. 3. 4); Captain (4); Debating Society 1. 2. 3. 4) ; Scholastic Honors (1, 2, 3. 4). “Toot, toot,” the New York train stopped at Kingston and left our “Eppie " at the station four short years ago. He came to us from New Haven Collegiate Prep School in quest of knowledge and to teach the Rhode Islanders some basketball for which he was noted. He soon made himself known on the basketball court and then proceeded to show the profs that athletes could make Phi Kappa Phi and Tau Kappa Alpha. “Eppie " intends to further his education in s school and we all wish him the best of luck. ; graduate Allen Frederick Ernst, $ M A Providence, R. I. " Shake,” " Baron " Business Administration Rope Pull (1. 2); Baseball (1. 2. 3. 4); Asst Manager Basketball (2, 3); Co-manager Baseball and Basketball (4); R I Club (4); Glee Club (3. 4); Business Manager Grist; economist Club (I. 2. 3. 4); Masonic Club (4); I liter fraternity Polygon (4). " Shake " is one of the best liked fellows on the campus. Enter- jng vigorously into scholastic and athletic activities at Rhode Island, he should be well qualified for coping with the busi- ness world. As a member of the " Business Ad " course he has taken to managerial positions as readily as a duck takes to water. In the annals of his college he will be listed as indus- trious and faithful to both his studies and his friends. Ida Olney Fleming, A Z, T K A, I A Providence, R. I. “I DA " Business Administration Freshman Play; Phi Delta (1. 2. 3, 4); Track (2); Secretary and Treasurer of Pan-Hellenic (2); Class Basketball (1. 2. 3. I , Varsity Basketball (3. 4); Class Debating (2, 3)j Captain (2); Vice President Tau Kappa Alpha (4); House President (4); Economists Club; Economist Ball Committee (2); Dedi- cation Play. Who has never met Ida, the actress, debater, and athlete: The girl with vim, vigor , and vitality, ready for a good time or to help the other fellow. Whether she is playing the role of a dashing debutante or earnestly lauding our foreign policy she is equally capable. When in the future we hear of Ida, we know it will be among the foremost business women. Forty William J. Fleming, B I Holyoke, Mass. “Bill” Mechanical Engineering Assistant Editor 1929 " Grist; " Frosh Cross Country Team; Freshman Basketball Team; I’arsily Basketball (2, 3, 4); M. F. Society (2, 3, 4); Polygon (3, 4); President (4); Officers Club (3. 4); Captain R. O. T. C. (4). Here is the man who saw every nut and bolt of the building program go into place. “Bill” is an ardent exponent of engi- neering from a practical viewpoint, and spent a good part of every day in the buildings during their construction, studying all the details. " BiH’s " clear, logical thinking has solved many a problem on the drill field, and in the life of the fraternities, which he guided as Polygon President. Daniel Francis Galvin, A X A Newport, R. I. “Gal,” “Cozy” Mechanical Engineering Freshman Football; Varsity Football (2, 3. 4); Captain (4): Rope Pull (1, 2); Mechanical Engineering Society (3, 4); R. I. Club (2, 3, 4) ; Officers’ Club (3, 4) ; Lieutenant (4). " Cozy Dan " has certainly done his bit promoting Rhody ' s athletic welfare, which is the sentiment of those of us who saw him captaining a game team through a “tough " football season. He is an author of note, having written more tentative sched- ules than any man now in college and this literary propensity has earned for him the title of " Conflicting Dan. " As a “B. T. U. Chaser,” among the Mechanical Engineers, “Gal " has done well. The mechanical field will soon have an- other competitor for Engineering honors. Ormand Gay, »P B X Dedham, Mass. " Orm " Mechanical Engineering Rifle Team (1, 2); College Band (1, 2); College Orchestra (4); M. E. Society (3. 4); Officers ' Club (3). " Little Ormie " is an adopted son of ' 29. He first entered Rhode Island with the class of ' 27, and after the termination of three successful years of study he joined the college of “hard knocks” for two years. Ormond is a natural born musician ; his drums take a mean beating in the college orchestra and his xylophone resounds to his majestic taps in the college Glee Club Concerts. He has had all of the trials and tribulations which are common to engineers, and through them all comes up smiling. Forty-one Harold Becker Gerlach, P I K Providence, R. I. “Hal” Electrical Engineering Freshman Baseball; Corporal (2); Rope Pull (2); Track Squad (2, 3); Class Football (2); E. E. Society (3, 4). “Still waters run deep " and " Hal” is several feet deeper than the most placid of waters. Our first impression of him was a quiet and unassuming youth, but ! " What does who know alwut what, and why ?”, he queries as he breaks in on a league, high class bull sessions being his favorite indoor sport. Under Prof. Anderson ' s able tutelage, our " Hal " has acquired sufficient knowledge of E. E. to shock the electrical world, although Lanza provided several boulders to make his path a little different from one of roses. Well, “Hal " , may all your circuits be closed with the key of success ! Alice St. Clair Gladding, IK, OA Jamestown, R. I. “Alice” Home Economics Panhcllenic (3. 4); Treasurer Y. IV. C. A. (3, 4); House President (4). Enter, Alice St. Clair in person. Happy have been the people whom Alice has taken into her circle, and jolly have been the famous “sardine parties. " She has been particularly active in Y. W. and Panhellenic, proving that outside activities as well as studies came in for their share of attention. A pleasing per- sonality, coupled with generosity, and Alice ' s individual " talk- ing " ability — her success in the future goes unquestioned. Hope Griffith, X Q Providence, R. I. “Grip” Home Economics Chairman of Publicity, Y. IV. C. A. (1); Tennis (1); Class Basketball (2. 3. 4); Track (1, 2); Glee Club (2. 3, 4); Archery (3); Associate Board, Co-ed Beacon (3); House Secretary (3, 4); House President (4); Art Editor, Grist Board; Engi- neering Pageant (3). To some “Grif” appears quiet and reserved, but not so to those who know her. Since her sophomore year the train service between N. H. U. and R. I. S. C. has been well supported, also the U. S. Post Office. However, all her interests are not in X. H., for whenever there is a poster to be made, printing to be done, or original invitations to be made, she can do it. Forty-two Thomas Anthony Halpin Providence, R. I. “Tom” Most Likely Bachelor Chemical Engineering Scholastic Honors (1, 2); Chemical Society (l, 2, 3, 4); Rifle Team (1, 3); Rope Pull (I, 2): Track Squad (1, 2); Baseball Squad (2); Officers’ Club (3, 4); Sergeant (2, 3); First Lieu- tenant (4); Military Ball Committee (4); Scabbard and Blade (4). Here, folks, is the Chief of the Chemical Squad. When “Tom " was a conscientious freshman. Phi Kappa Phi was on his list of activities, and for two years he held to the straight and narrow, finally becoming disillusioned and increasing his social scope. Always a lover of things militaristic, “Tom " is now a full fledged second lieutenant in the Reserve Corps. Throughout all of our four years’ association with “Tom " we have yet to hear from his lips other than a good word about his professors or about his fellow students. Is there any higher recommendation of a man? Lucy Hanley, I A Providence, R. I. “Lou” Wittiest Woman Home Economics Phi Delta (3); Hockey (l, 2, 3, 4); Student Council (2, 3); Commencement Play (3); House President ( I) ; Hockey Man- ager (3); Home Economics Club; Baseball (2, 3); Glee Club (3). Here is the other famous twin ! " Silence will reign no more, for here comes Lucy through the door.” A gale of laughter,— a crowd of students holding their sides while Lucy is going into great detail about something or other. “Lou " has a serious side ; she is a clever actress, a good sport, and an unusual student. As yet her future is undecided but we hope that she will be as successful and cheerful as she has been in the past four years. Margaret Hanley Providence, R. I. “Peggy, " “Margie " Best Dancer Home Economics Vigilance (3); Commencement Play (3); Co-ed Beacon (3); Track (2); Class Hockey (2, 3); Glee Club (2); Home Eco- nomics Club; Soph Hop Committee. We all know " Peggy, " the only Titian in our class who had been prominent in many activities on the campus. She possesses the lovable qualities of joyfulness and good nature. A graceful dancer, a sense of good humor has always made her presence desirable. We could never understand how Mother Nature could claim “Peg” and “Lucy " to be twins, but after being with us four years, we can readily realize that nature never lies. A pleasing personality, and a broad-minded attitude are sure to make " Peg” appreciated by all those with whom she may associate. Forty-three Allan Reed Haskins, P I K East Providence, R. I. " Al, " " Moon” Electrical Engineering Beacon Board (I, 2. 2, 4); De Malay Club (1, 2, 3, 4); Track (1. 2, 3); Circulation Manager Beacon (3); Business Manager Beacon (4); Junior Beacon Board (3); E. E. Society (3. 4); Business Manager, Freshman Bible (4); Blanket Tax Com- mittee (4); Grist Board. Possessed of a keen sense of humor and loads of ambition “Al " came to R. I. to put East Providence on the map. As one of the best business managers in the history of the Beacon, he has accomplished his purpose and helped to make the college week ly what it is today. But “Moon’s” most successful campaign was conducted at Nantucket where he proved one of the most accomplished bell hops on the island. This, however, did not interfere with his studies, and soon " Al” will enlighten the world with " Andy’s " teachings. Emily Heap, L K Kingston, R. I. “Em” Most Thorough Lady Home Economics Assistant Treasurer Class (1); I ' ice President (3, 4); Secre- tary (2); Basketball (1, 2); Hockey (2, 3, 4); Student Council (1, 2); Secretary Lecture Association (4); Glee Club (3). “Let’s go down the line!”, and off through the mud tears " Susie” with every available tin inch of her chariot draped with girls. How expressive of “Em, " full of pep, daring, always ready, " big-hearted. " We also beg to say that she sure can decorate interiors! If you don ' t believe it just try some of the results of her culinary attempts. Annette Henshaw, X £2 Diamond Hill, R. I. " Ann, " “Nettie " Best Dressed Woman Home Economics Student Council (1); Basketball ( 1 . 2, 3. 4); Panhellenic Committee (3, 4); Archery (1, 2); House President (4); Engi- neering Pageant (3). Annette the superb! Essence of " chic.” She wears clothes like a Parisian, and her grace and poise arc the envy of the campus. One of the youngest members of the class, yet by her suave sophistication she would impress you as being a cultured daughter of society rather than a student. She is an able executive, a charming hostess, exceptionally artistic, and a good athlete, winning renown in the latter field through basketball. A fraternity dance without “Ann” just can ' t be the real thing. We know that wherever she may be, " Ann " will go “big.” Forty- font John William Heuberger, A X A. I K d Warren, R. I. " Kaiser, " " Honest John " General Science Best Dressed Man Class Football ( 1 , 2) ; Class Baseball III: Track (3): Manager Trash Basketball (3); Manager Far sit y Basketball 1 4 ); Chemistry Society ll); Biological Society (4); Officers ' Club (3, 4); hirst Lieutenant (4); Scabbard and Blade (3, 4); Treasurer (4); K. I. Club (4); Fraternity Basketball (l, 2, 3, 4); Honors (3, 4). " Honest John " has for four years been a diligent purveyor of knowledge, fame, and feminine companionship while at Rhode Island. His little " Phi Kappa " key is mute evidence of his well deserved success in the tirst l.tie of endeavor: Managership of Rhody ' s greatest httie basketball team would seem a good indi- cation of his success in the second. As a chaser of " Protozoan " and “bacteria " during his stay at Rhody, " Honest " has certainly made a good start towards filling the shoes or some eminent Zoologist or Bacteriologist. Hyman Hochman, A E H, T K A Providence, R. I. “Hy, " " Hooch " Business Administration Economist Club (1, 2, 3, 4); Tan Kappa Alpha (4); Baseball Squad (I); Football Squad (1); Assistant Manager Basketball (2, 3); Chemistry Society (2); Interfraternity Basketball ( 1 , 2, 3. 4); Interfraternity Debating (2); K. I. Slate College Flayers (4); Commencement Flay (3, 4). Besides being one of the most natural actors to take part in our college plays, " Hy " is also a debater of some note and a lover of sports. When his abilities failed to earn him recognition as an athlete, " Hooch " turned his efforts to another field, that of the realm of " sport writers.” While a junior, Hyman affili- ated himself with the Providence Tribune as the college sports correspondent. Possessed of a characteristic sense of humor and a congenial nature, " Hy " always made his presence known and won many friends on the campus. Miriam Grey Hope, L K Edge wood, R. I. “Mim " Home Economics Baseball (I. 2, 4); Hockey (2, 3. 4); Soph Hop Committee (2); House President (4). “Mim " is one of those unobtrusive individuals whose effer- vescence rarely shows itself, but is undeniably there. For in- stance when handling her tricky hockey stick, or more fre- quently, those times between ten-thirty and eleven or five-thirty and six, when “Do Do " the mailman gets blamed for any casualties. iwarB haT Forty- five Martha Ryland Humes, £ K, I A Central Falls, R. I. Most Respected Woman Most Beautiful Woman Best . Ill-round Athlete Best All-round Woman “Martha” Home Economics Class Hockey (1, 2, 3): Class Basketball (I, 2. 3. 4); Captain 1 2. 4); Varsity Basketball ( I, 2. 3. 4) ; Captain (4); I ' ice Pres- ident A. A. (3); President (4); Home Economic ' s Club Exec- utive Committee (3); Junior Week Play (3); Vigilance Com- mittee (4); Glee Club (3); Pianist: Commencement Play (3): House President (4). " Say! that wasn ' t a foul! How can 1 help knocking them over if they get in my way? " Such are Martha’s unspoken thoughts as she sinks another basket for “Old Rhode Island. " Apparently the basketball floor is not the only place where people are knocked over or is it? She claims her motto is, " Let the fresh- men do it. " Allan Dean Hunter, B X Riverside, R. I. " Dean” Mechanical Engineering Beacon (l, 2, 3): Advertising Manager (3): Polygon (3, 4); M. E. Society (3. 41: President (3): Officer ' s Club (3. 4): Ser- geant 3); Lieutenant (4); Fraternity Debating (2); Military Ball Committee (4); Advertising Manager Grist (4); Track (L 2). Dean is one of those ambitious young men upon whom our college publications depend for the meat upon which they thrive, as evidenced by his advertising management positions which he has most ably filled. He combines in his attainments those Utopian qualities of good engineering and good business man- agement which our professors are forever seeking. He is a leader in whatever field he may choose to follow be it business engineering of military. We shall hear much of him through learned channels in the years to come. Alec H. Hurwitz, A E H Brockton, Mass. “Al” Best All-round Athlete General Science Freshman Football, Basketball and Baseball. Varsity Football (2. 3); Varsity Baseball (2. 3, 4); Captain (4): Varsity Basket- ball (2. 3, 4): Captain (3, 4): R. I. Club (2, 3, 4): Vice Presi- dent (3): Vice Presi dent A. A. (2); President (3): Chairman Judiciary Committee Student Council (3); Chemistry Society (2): Biological Society (4); Polygon (3); Sergeant, R. O. T. C. (2). “Ever cool and confident,” describes our three letter athlete. From September 1925 until June 1929, " Hal " has been actively engaged in athletics. Coach Keaney stamps him as one of the greatest athletes to have ever represented Rhody, and the out- standing college baseball player in the country. Although he plays best at baseball, we always like to think of him on the basketball court, where his sensational play coupled with accurate shooting and maneouvers, thrilled us continually. His scholastic achievements have only been outshown by his athletic prominence. All Rhody extends to him sincercst wishes for a bright and successful future. Forty-six i s il aB Br ' Milton Howard Irons, A X A Providence, R. I. " Mouse” “Mink” Mechanical Engineering Football (1) (3), Assistant Manager (2); Glee Club (2, 3); Secretary-Treasurer Mechanical Engineering Society (4); Fraternity Debating (2); Masonic Club (4). With the passing of this class, Rhody is losing one of her inimitable characters in the person of " Mouse. " As a student he is “par excellence,” and his mechanical designs, (A la Gold- berg), and technical phrases have all the earmarks of genius. Not only has he been a big leaguer in Lanza ' s courses, but he has also batted for a thousand in that national collegiate game of Co-edding. " Mink” expects to enter the field of aeronautics, and we may rest assured that his progress will be rapid. Gladding Thompson Johnson, I» M A Cumberland, R. I. " Rip” Electrical Engineering E. E. Society (2, 3. 4); Executive Committee. X. E. I. A. A. (4); Manager Frosh Football (3); Blanket Tax Committee (4); Soph Hop Committee (2); Rope Full (2); Baseball (1. 2); Track (1); Asst. Manager Track anti Cross Country (2. 3 ) . Manager Varsity Track and Cross Country (4); Asst. Manager 19th Inter scholastic Track Meet. No need of introducing " Rip, " for his friendly grin has been tradition at Rhody from our freshman days. “Rip,” always keenly interested in athletics, has ably man- aged one of the best track teams we ever had, his team win- ning second place in the Eastern Intcrcollegiates. This personable youth will be right on top in the future. James K. Johnson, I M A Providence, R. I. “Johnnie,” “Roixo” Civil Engineering Cross Country (1. 2, 3, 4); Track (I, 2. 3. 4); Class Basket- ball (I, 2); Interfraternity Basketball (1. 2. 3. 4); C. E. So- ciety (I, 2. 3, 4). This carefree young man came to us from Classical High School, in search of higher knowledge, that he might follow in the honored footsteps of his father. Travelling at high speed on two wheels or four has never interfered with his ability to run for the glory of his " Alma Mater. " Well liked by the Coeds as well as the Eds, “Rollo’s” good natured yet aggres- sive manner has won him many friends and should carry him past many of the future ' s obstacles. Forty-seven Arnold Judkins Auburn, R. I. “Judd” Electrical Engineering E. E. Society (3, 4); State College Players (4). After two years of hustling and time table experience, “Judd” decided that it would be handier to be around where the excite- ment was and become acquainted with the " collegiate " atmos- phere of Kingston. Forewith he found him an abode on North Road to comfortably spend his studious hours in delightful conversation with his roommates. With a determined ambition there is no doubt that " Judd " will succeed in later attempts and endeavours. Mary Kelly P awtucket, R. I. " Kellie” Best Natured Woman Home Economics Ercshman Beacon; Beacon Board (I, 2, 3); Editor of Co-ed Beacon (3); Class Hockey (1, 2. 4); House President (4); Glee Club (2. 3); Commencement Play (3); Track (2); Soph Hop Committee; Home Economics Cluli; Baseball (2, 3); Freshman Bible; Co-ed Editor. Mary needs no introduction to anyone on the campus, for she is one of the outstanding girls in the class. Her pleasing personality, coupled with her irresistible Irish wit, has made her a friend to everyone. Although dancing is one of Mary ' s favorite pastimes, she has never let it interfere with her studies and her genuine fondness for books. If Mary chooses teaching as her profession, we are sure that her pupils will like her as much as we do. John Joseph Kent, I B X West Bridgewater, Mass. " Jack” Electrical Engineering Track (2. 3, 4); Cross Country (3. 4); Fraternity Basketball (2. 3. 4); Baseball ( I) ; E. E. Society (2, 3. 4). " Jack " is one of the numerous Brockton boys at our institu- tion. Keenly interested in all athletics, being a close peruser of every sports sheet, he has always been known as a fighter in any competition. In all this he has just been upholding his home town tradition at Rhode Island. He scores friends just as easily as he scores baskets, and they are permanent as the force of gravity that draws the ball through the ring. Suc- cess to persistence. Forty-eight Edward Kenyon, ' I L Kingston, R. I. " Ed,” “Ken” Electrical Engineering E. E. Society (l, 2, 3, 4); Interfraternity Basketball (l, 2, 3, 4); Track (1, 2). “Ed” comes from Kingston proper, or proper Kingston, whichever way you wish to look at it. We hardly see much of " Ed, " ami we wonder why — perhaps a little girl down by the station can tell us. But that is only half of our illustrious " Ed ' s " life. In him we have the originial " I buy ' em, I sell ' em, guy. " Our " Ken " can certainly make Ponzi take a back seat. Besides his pecuniary profficiencies he is a student and a true E. E. We extend to you our heartiest regards, and hope that you will shock the electrical world with your personality and knowledge. Bon voyage, " Ken. " Arthur George Kevorkian, I A E, $ A " Scut,” " Kevorko” General Science Freshman Beacon; Rope Pull (1, 2); Track Squad (1, 2, 3); Chon Society (2); Soph Hop Committee (2); Class Football (2); Phi Delta (2, 3. 4); Asst. Manager Basketball (3); Junior Prom Committee (3); Photo Editor, Crist; Biological Society (4). " Scut” is known far and wide as the laundry case and banner king of R. I. State. His four years here have produced for him a host of friends on both sides of the campus. He has been prominent in activities without neglecting the all-impor- tant task of studying. In other words “Scut” seems to have a sense of proportion that enables him to produce results. All the success in the world to you, “Scut. " Donald Alan Langworthy, A X A “Don,” “Nick,” " McLangworthy " Mechanical Engineering Scholastic Honors (l, 2); R. O. T. C. Band (1. 2); Mgr. Frosh Basketball (3); M. F. Society (3, 4); Officers ' Club (3. 4); Lieutenant (4); Military Ball Committee (4); President Lecture Association (3); Glee Club Orchestra (4); Freshman Football. " Don " just missed being Phi Kappa Phi material Originally a member of the Class of ’ 27 , “Don " has nevertheless returned for bigger and better discourses on " The ways of the Entropy, " by Lanza, and after a certain business transaction in sheep- skins we will find the engineering world gaining a new mem- ber at the expense of the M. E. Department. Having taken his college life as seriously as his studies, and succeeding equally as well in both, we see nothing but success in the future for “Don.” Forty-nine William J. Ledward, 4 A I Westerly, R. I. " Bill " Mechanical Engineering Freshman Football, Varsity Squad (2, 3); Rope Pull Captain (2) ; Sophomore Hop Committee (2); Junior Prom Committee (3) . Bill is one oi those intense, likeable chaps who spends the greater part of his time in making friends on both sides of the campus. Always a lover of sports, “BiH” is an able boxer, skater, and football player. With his usual indomitable method of going after, and getting whatever he wants, " Bill’ has se- cured an appointment to West Point, and will enter there as soon as his work here is complete. We predict for him the same success that he has enjoyed in his activities here. Vincent Edgar Lind Newport, R. I. " Eu " General Science Client. Society (1, 2); Treasurer, Biological Society (4); Track (1, 2, 3, 4); Cross Country (1, 2, 3, 4). “Ed " came to us from Newport, the City by the Sea. He is a very conscientious track athlete and an ardent student, taking his college education quite seriously. His dignified attitude and general reticence gives one an im- pression of mystery. This mystery is claimed solved by the class Sherlock who discloses " Ed’s " consistent week-ending to be a motorcycle journey to Newport where a certain fair one abides. His conscientious endeavors will certainly earn him success in his future occupation. Good Luck, " Ed. " Thomas Henry Lloyd Woonsocket, R. I. “Tom " Electrical Engineering Track (l, 2) ; Band (1, 2); Junior Prom Committee ; E. E. Society (3, 4); Vice President (4). “Tom ' s " genial nature and willingness to help all fellow laborers has made his room the battle field of maxwells and live gausses paired against adiabatic expansions and initial condensa- tion. Rut he has acted in a neutral capacity, favoring none, while learning from all. More proof of his desirableness are the “billet-doux " that so often await him after his morning classes. All in all, “Tommy” is a person so likeable, so cheer- ful, so amusing, and so accommodating that anyone who attains the honor of his friendship must feel highly privileged indeed. Fifty Andrew Joseph McCarville, l B X Providence, R. I. " Me” Civil Engineering Track (I, 2); Beacon (2, 3, 4); Tice President, C. E. So- ciety (3); Officers ' Club 3, 4); I ice President (3); 1st Lieu- tenant Scabbard and Blade (4); Glee Club (3, 4); Military Ball Committee (3, 4); Grist Board. Behold ! The personals editor who could find no one to write his personal, and offers the following extract of Sir Henry Wotton ' s as substitute. " How happy is he born and taught, that serveth not another’s will; Whose armor is his honest thought, and simple truth his utmost skill ! This man is freed from servile bands of hope to rise or fear to fall; Lord of himself, though not of lands, and having nothing, yet hath all.” Wallace B. McClean, 1» M A Warwick, R. I. “Wally” Applied Science Track (I, 2. 3, 4); Captain (4); Pootball (1); Baseball (I)- R. I. Club (2, 3, 4); Chairman Junior Prom (3); Student Coun- cil (4); Glee Club (3, 4); Rope Pull (1). Who said supermen have ceased to exist? Look at " Mac, " an athlete, a campus celebrity, a member of the Glee Club, a con- sistent co-edder, and yet a good student. Seriously, " Wally” has been popular with all, since that first registration day in ' 25. As proof of our statements notice his positions of re- sponsibility on the campus. There is no doubt that such ability well be amply rewarded with success in the scientific world he is about to enter. Lawrence Francis McClusky, B 1 , t» K 1 Middleboro, Massachusetts. Most Brilliant Man “Mac” Most Scholarly Man Mechanical Engineering Scholastic Honors (1. 2, 3, 4); Phi Kappa Phi (3); Corporal (2); Sergeant (3); Major (4); R. O. T. C . , Scabbard and Blade (3. 4); Captain (4); Delegate to Scabbard and Blade Convention at Columbus, Ohio; Military Ball Committee (3. 4); Chairman (4); Officers Club (3, 4); Junior Prom Com- mittee; E. E. Society (3); and M. E. Society (4); President (4). “Mac " has made a record of which we are all envious. Be- sides making Phi Kappa Phi, he was awarded the efficiency medal at Camp Devcns. But “Mac ' s” efforts are by no means confined to books, for he is very popular, and has figured quite prominently in the social affairs of the college. As Major of the battalion, he handles his unit with military snap and precision, and is to be congratulated for his remark- able success in engineering the “Mil " Ball this year. ) WARD’S HALL " Ml ntpj Fifty-one George Lincoln MacDonald, 0 X Bristol, R. I. " Mac,” “John Gilbert” Business Administration Track Squad (1); C. E. Club (1, 2); Economist Club (3, 4). " Mac” comes to us from merry old Bristol where men are men. For the first two years the civil engineering course looked good to George, but then, seeing the advantages of the Business Administration course under Doctor Newman, he transferred. " Mac” is very congenial to all with whom he comes in con- tact, especially with the fair sex. Accordingly, no dance or social function is complete without him. " Mac” is very much interested in interior decorating and every week-end he deco- rates the new over-stuffed divan at Sigma Kappa. Kenneth Hylan Mackenzie, 0 X East Providence, R. I. “Old Man Sunshine,” " Mac” Business Administration Baseball Team (1, 2, 3, 4); Basketball Squad (2, 3); Student Council (4): Tice President (4); Class Treasurer (4); Poly- yon (3, 4); Economists Club (1. 2, 3, 4). " Mac” timed his college career perfectly, for when his older brother graduated, Kenneth was a soph and ready to take over his position of varsity catcher, a position he has held with great credit ever since. " Mac " achieved fame as No. 13 on the basketball squad, and his advents upon the court were loudly acclaimed. " Mac’s " serious mien and personal integrity augur well for his future career. Wallace Elliott Mackenzie, B Eden Park, R. 1. “Mac” Mechanical Engineering M. E. Society (2. 3, 4); Secretary and Treasurer, M. E. So- ciety (3); h ' . O. T. C. Band (I, 2); 1st Sergeant, Band (2); Seryeant (3); Lieutenant ( 4 ); Officers’ Club (3. 4); Treasurer, Officers’ Club (4); Glee Club (3, 4). Here you have him, the ivory tickler who has played his way into prominence on the campus. “Mac” is one of the prod- ucts of “Eden Park " who came to Rhode Island in 1925. He seemed a quiet and unassuming lad but when we came to know him, we found him a pleasant chap always ready for a good time. He has been a regular attendant at college functions, especially the dances, and recently has taken a sudden " interest " in the west side of the campus. " Mac " has so moulded his life and so determined his col- lege career that complete harmony has existed between him and those with whom he has come in contact. Well, “Mac " may this harmony continue, thus insuring your future success. Fifty-two Es tate Creighton Francis Magoun, B J Newport, R. I. “Crate,” “Horse, " “Trix ie. " Chemical Engineering Rope Pull (1); Freshman Football, Basketball, and Track ; Varsity Football (2, 3, 4); Captain (4) ; Varsity Track (2, 3, 4); President Student Council (4); President Chemical Society (4): President R. I. Club (4); Captain R. O. T. C.; Scabbard and Blade; Military Ball Committee (4); Varsity Basketball (2, 3, 4); Captain (4). Here is the athlete and co-edder par excellence. Captain in two sports, winner of six letters, and always a good student, " Crate” has gone through his four years of college wearing the whimsical, contented grin peculiar to him. As Keaney ' s as- sistant in the Chemical course he made an enviable reputation among the Freshmen. When the Carmine Canine barked he was always willing to feed him with a vengeance. He says, " All the world is a stage, let’s play!” Horace W. Magoun, B «1 Newport, R. I. " T id” Applied Science President Biological Society (4). Horace, the son of a minister, grew up with a passion for writing and it so much got the better of him that he purposely cut assembly so he could indulge in two thousand word themes. But we don ' t hold that against him. His keen mind and ready wit make living with him a pleasure. And besides that, he is an assistant in the biology laboratory which makes him the kind of a fellow to have for a friend. Rosalind Irene Marion Mokray, 1 A Orlando, Fla. “Ros” Home Economics Glee Club (2); IV. C. A. Chairman of World Fellmcship Committee (2); Boat House Committee (3); Hockey (1, 2, 3. 4); Manager of Hockey (4); Basketball (1. 3, 4); Class Cap- tain (3); Junior Varsity (1); Varsity (4); Baseball (l, 2, 3) ; House President (3, 4). If you do not know “Ros” very well, you may think her shy, hut those with whom she’s most intimate find her a loyal and sincere friend. “Ros " is one of the best basketball players in the senior class, and also a star on the hockey field. Whenever you are searching for “Ros " you may be sure to find her experimenting with foods in South Hall. Certain Eds can well testify to the excellency of her cooking. Scho- lastically she ranks among the highest, and she will always be remembered as a staunch supporter of the Class of ’29. Fifty-three g§g William George Mokray, 0 X Passaic, N. J. “Bill.” " William G. " Business Administration Economics Club (1, 2, 3, 4); Decoration Committee (2); Chairman, Refreshment Committee (3); Economics Ball; Asst. Manager, Baseball (2); Asst. Manager, Boot ball (2, 3); Man- ager (4); R. I. Club (4); Orchestra ( 1, 2, 3); Asst. Manager (3); Chairman Football Banquet (3); Track (1); Beacon (1, 2); Campus Editor (3); Asst. Editor (4J; Cross-Country (1); Forum (I, 2. 3j; Vice President (4); Clee Club (1); Member of Blanket Tax Committee (3); Cliem. Society (2): Chair- man. Boat-House Committee (3); Beacon Banquet Committee (3); Inter-Fraternity Basketball (3, 4); Member of Interscho- lastic Track Meet Committee (4); Sponsor of Senior Class Vote (4). Industrious “Moke” has done much for Rhody. He was the leader of the successful agitation for late Saturday night dances, and for a bath house at Thirty Acres. " Bill” organized the Dime Day collection for the library ; he also secured gold balls for our victorious football and baseball teams. Many Beacon improvements during the last two years are due to him. " Moke” intends to remain in Rhode Island to attend next year ' s socials. Maurice Thomas Monahan, P I K Central Falls, R. I. “Mort,” “Red” Business Administration Best Matured Man Rope Pull (l); Student Council (1, 2); Military Ball Com- mittee (3); Soph. Hop Committee (2); Economist Ball Com- mittee (3); Junior Prom Committee (3); Asst. Manager Track (2, 3); Officers ' Club (3, 4); Sergeant (3); Lieutenant (4); Economists ' Club (1, 2, 3, 4). Here’s our " Red Head, " the shining light of ’29. " Mort ' s” philosophy of life is “laugh and the world laughs with you,” and he proved this at Camp Devens by being acclaimed the wit of the U. S. Army. Under " Toot’s " tutelage, " Mort " managed to work off two inches of his forty-two inch waist line but his double chin, like the Rock of Gibralter, withstood the strain of nature. The business world will welcome " Red " with open arms, and cherish his ability to revolutionize the mysteries of ac- counting. Bernard P. Moran, Jr., B Providence, R. I. “Berney,” “Joe " Civil Engineering Freshman Baseball, Military Ball (4); Track (1, 2). This happy-go-lucky youth drifted in from Providence, in search of enlightment and knowledge. When he first arrived, he was so quiet we hardly knew him. However, his good nature could not be obscured amongst us. He is possessed with qualities which tend to go towards the making of true lasting friendship. “Berney” is also a great lover of music and we expect him, some day, to be on the air as our favorite radio announcer. He never neglects the social activities of life. Yet, he has made a distinct success of all his school activities in which he has participated. As he goes out in the world, let us all wish “Berney” much luck and success. Fifty-fom Elizabeth Hazel Munster, X Q, I A Providence, R. I. Most Collegiate Woman “Munster,” “Betty” Business Administration Executive Board, Plii Delta (4); Vice President (4); Tennis Champion (1, 2, 3, 4); Economist Club (2, 3, 4); President (4); Play Course (3, 4). “Munster. " (Bernhardt?) The lodestar of our Thespians’. Versatile in her art to a surprising degree, she can play with equal skill Shakespeare ' s superbly winsome " Viola, " or his decrepit “nurse. " " Betty " is artistic, yes, beautiful, (see 1927 Grist), but not temperamental. She is a born athlete, holding the title of women’s tennis champion for four years. Her busi- ness ability is demonstrated by her able leadership of the Economist Club during the past year. Yet, she has chosen to be a pedagogue, with the expectation of blissful domesticity lurking in the very near future. William Harold Murphy, B 1 , $ A Newport, R. I. “Bill,” “Murph” Chemical Engineering Class Rope Pull (1, 2); Class Basketball (l, 2); Varsity Basketball (2); Class Baseball (l, 2); Varsity Baseball (2); Canoe Club Committee (3, 4); Chemistry Society (3, 4); Treas- urer (4); Phi Delta (1. 2. 3, 4); Assistant Stage Manager (2); Assistant Business Manager (3); Executive Committee (3); Business Manager (4); President (4); R. (). T. C. Corporal (2); First Sergeant (3); Captain (4); Military Ball Commit- tee (3, 4); Chairman Floor Committee (3); Chairman Finance Committee (4); Officers ' Club (3, 4); Treasurer (3); Presi- dent (4); Scabbard and Blade (3, 4). “Bill” just abounds with good humor that is soon contagious. He comes into a group with a “Stop me if you have heard this one, boys.” My friends, " Bill " has had even more than his share of bad luck but he just will not be kept down. Intimate friends say, " Murph wears his heart on his coat-sleeve. " But do not be misled, for a shrewd wit lies behind that smiling countenance. Daniel Aloysius O ' Connor, B I», T K A Providence, R. I. Most Likely to Succeed “Okie,” “Dan,” " D. A.” Business Administration Editor-in-Chief 1929 “Grist; " Managing Editor Beacon (4); Secretary. Executive Board (3, 4); Sports Editor (3); Feature Editor (2); Secretary-Treasurer T. K. A. (3. 4); Secretary- Treasurer Debating Society (3. 4); Varsity Debating (3. 4); Captain (4); President Student Forum (4); Polygon (3, 4); M. E. Society (3); Economist Club (3. 4); Chairman Publicity Committee (4); Coach Soph. Debate Team (3): Soph. Team (2); Inter- fraternity Championship Debate (2); Freshman and Sophomore Football Team; Track (1, 2); Varsity Football Squad (2, 3); Junior Prom Music Committee (3); Toastmaster Beacon Banquet (3). Did you ever hear the story of Ronald Faunce’s adven- tures in South Africa? If not “Dan” will tell it to you, or even one better. Story telling certainly should have been added to the above activities. Last, but not least, “Dan " is the Carmine Canine king of Beta Phi. Fifty- five 1 flllll e b Margaret Frances O’Connor, X O, «I K 1 , T K A Providence, R. I. “Peccy,” " Okey” Business Administration Done Most for R. I. Most Brilliant Woman Most Likely to Succeed. President, Student Government (4); Vice President (3); President Woman ' s Debating Society (4); Class Basketball (I. 2); Economist Ball Committee (3); Beacon Board (2, 3); Vice President Economist Club (3); House President (3); Play Course (4). Clink, Clink, here comes “Peggy, " the most active girl in our class, with her Phi Kappa Phi and Tau Kappa Alpha keys keeping time with her quick step. As president of the Stu- dent Government Association she has attained the highest po- sition available to co-eds. She aspires to become a captain of Industry, and at the same time marry and raise at least five children. And we honestly believe she will succeed in doing it, and run for congress for good measure. John Edwin Olsson, B I», T K A Newport, R. I. " Ed,” “Ole” Mechanical Engineering Prosit So f b Debate (1); Track (I, 2); Basketball (1); De- bating Club; Masonic Club; Vice President (3); President (4); Officers’ Club; Beacon (I, 2, 3); Scabbard and Blade (3. 4); Mechanical Engineering Society (3, 4); Vice President (3). " Ole’s " motto has been " Don’t let it worry you. " His con- stant smile has won for him many friends among the profs and students alike. “Ole " seems to get more real pleasure out of his work than most of us. With his mechanical engineering ably abetted by several years of outside experience, “Ole " should be well prepared for his chosen vocation. Lewis Benjamin Palmer, 0 X Wakefield, R. I. Most Original Man Business Administration Wittiest Man Track Squad (1); Assistant Manager. Football (2); Econ- omist Club (1. 2, 3. 4); Freshman Beacon Board. Behold our " Lew,” master of ceremonies at all " bull sessions” with an unlimited supply of stories and a method of telling them which would bring tears to a glass eye. During hunting season " Lew” is seen with a shot gun in one hand and a hale hook in the other looking for game. He is a talented jazz pianist, to date he has wrecked three pianos. He does not neglect his studies, and with his pleasing personality should achieve success. Fifty-six Frederick Panciera Westerly, R. I. “Foch " Chemical Engineering Glee Club (3); Chemical Society (3, 4). Here he is. The man from Westerly, who evidently holds some stock in the N. Y„ N. H. H. But, after commuting for a while, he sold out, and joined the campus throng and revelled therein. . Feeling the call of the wild, and the challenge of Jackson ' s courses, " Foch” became a Chemical Engineer, and proved his worth as a student. The only chemical engineer in captivity without a Jackson make-up chalked on his record. Can you " feature " that? Well “Foch, " all your host of friends wish you the best of luck as an acid juggler. Alden Edward Peterson, d B X Providence, R. 1. “Pete” Best Dancer Business Administration Most Collegiate Man Football (1); Track (2, 3, 4); Glee Club (1, 2. 3. 4); Leader (3, 4); Military Ball Committee (4); Soph Hop Committee (2); Economists ' Club (1, 2); R. . Club; Sergeant (3); Captain (4); Officers ' Club (3, 4); Scabbard and Blade; Grist Board. Extrovert, leader of glee clubs and armies, business man, athlete and student (without being the proverbial grind). " Pete " is all of these, and in all has done a good job. Our Glee Club for the past two years can attribute its success largely to " Pete’s” efforts, for Monday evenings of the past four years have found him with the college vocalists. The business world is his for the asking, for here ' s a fellow that is going to be successful in making friends as well as million dollar deals. Franklin Pierce Owen Potter, P I K North Scituate, R. I. “Frank, ” “Oscar” Civil Engineering Class Track (l, 2); Scholastic Honors (I. 2); Rope Pull (2); Corporal (2); Sergeant (3); C. li. Society (3. 4); Secretary (3); Lieutenant (4); Officers ' Club (3. 4); Military Ball Com- mittee (4); Scabbard and Blade. Here he is folks, Scituate’s bid for recognition in the eyes of the world. To accomplish this mission “Frank " immediately set to work and for two years proved one of ' 29 ' s best students. Beginning his third year as a student of the Culinary Arts in South Hall, may possibly account for his failure to con- tinue his previous pace. We wonder. After knowing “Oscar” for four years we feel sure he will make the grade and be one of Pa Webster’s famous dam (?) engineers. At the end of his college career we cannot help but add “well done, Frank.” Fifty-seven Thomas Francis Power, I B X Newport, R. 1. “Tom” Business Administration Scabbard and Blade (3, 4); Officers ' Club 3, 4); Sergeant (3); 1st Lieutenant (4); Economists ' Club (2, 4); Fraternity Basketball (2, 3. 4). Well, here is another boy from Newport. Although " Tom” is not an athlete, he has shown his college spirit by being an ardent rooter of Rhody ' s teams. In the four years that he has been with us, he has won the respect of all. His success in Cap- tain Carter ' s army is just one of his many accomplishments. By his serious hard-working attitude, we feel confident that “Tom” will come through with flying colors in the business world. Theodore Frank Pykosz New Bedford, Mass. “Ted " “Pikf.” Chemical Engineering Rope Pull (1, 2); Cross Country (l, 2, 3. 4); Captain (4); Basketball (1.2,3. 4) ; Baseball ( l . 2. 3. 4 ) ; K. I . Club (2.3,4); Men ' s Student Council (4); Chemical Society (1, 2. 3. 4); Corporal R. O. T. C. (2). In the fall of 1925, New Bedford bequeathed an ambitious youth to “Rhody” in one “Ted” Pykosz. He immediately settled down and made his presence felt by the numerous activities in which he took part, — climaxed by his election to the captaincy of the Cross-Country team in his Senior year. Although not a victim of the Terpsichorean art, he has a pro- nounced weakness for the fairer sex. We feel sure that his pep and enthusiasm will carry him through to a successful future in all of his ventures. Joseph Matthew Santoro, I B X Providence, R. I. “Joe,” " Dusty " Civil Engineering Track ( I. 2); Fraternity Basketball (1. 2, 3. 4); Officers’ Club (3. 4); Sergeant (3); Adjutant (4); Glee Club (3. 4); C. F. Society (2, 3, 4); Secretary (3); Treasurer (4). Attention to orders ! This handsome young man w ' ith the dark brown eyes and entrancing smile is our snappv young adjutant as well as being a front row member of the first tenors in the glee club. The outstanding player in any game of tennis, basketball, or football, he is at home’ in the water or on the dance floor. It is needless to say that he finds extreme favor in feminine eyes as a model young gentleman. May suc- cess and prosperity be with you always " Joe.” Fifty-eight Henry B. Scott, L Warwick, R. I. “Scotty " General Science Track (1, 2. 3, 4); Inter-fraternity Basketball (1, 2, 3, 4) ; Inter-fraternity Polygon (3, 4); DeMolay Club (3); Secretary ( 4) ; Biological Society. The expression that “time changeth all things” is proven by “Scotty.” When he entered Rhody as a freshman, he was an innocent, unsophisticated youth. What a change! Clever, witty, and debonair, he leaves us. “Scotty” has his ups and downs in pole vaulting, but has stuck it through for four years. His eternal youth is the envy of the coeds, who gently jibe him with the remark, “Are you a freshman? " Methusaleh may have a competitor in this lad. “Scotty, ' Harold Urminger Scott Providence, R. I. “Urmi” Business Administration Class Baseball (1); Varsity Football (4); Track 3. 4); Economists’ Club (2, 3. 4); Fraternity Basketball (1, 2, 3, 4); Rope Pull (1, 2). " Scotty” needs no introduction to us. for he made an enviable record as a football player alone. He achieved the unusual honor of winning his R. I. after one season on the gridiron. " Scotty” is also a weighman of note, throwing the discus being his specialty. He has done exceptionally good work in inter fraternity athletics, particularly in basketball. In the future, no doubt, “Scotty” will be quite the authority on the “ups and downs,” and the “whys and whens” of the ivorld. Arthur Zuar Smith, 0 X East Providence, R. I. “A. Z.,“ “Smitty” Electrical Engineering Track Team (1. 2. 3. 4); Cross-Country Squad (I, 2, 3); Team (4); R. 1. Club (3. 4); Beacon Board (1). Alumni Edi- tor (2); Feature Editor (3); Editor-in-Chief (4); Managing Editor of Grist; E. E. Society (2. 3); Secretary (4). Pro- gram Committee (4); Secretary of Student Forum (3); Rope Pull (2); Soph Hop Committee. Quite a rare individual, this “A. Z.” You never have to ask who injected those strange bits of humor into those Beacon editorials, for you’d soon know that only “Art” could be serio- comic and still be popular. Editors, you know, are seldom liked. “A. Z.” is a runner, too, and whenever he scampered down the end of a cross-country race, you’d soon notice his elongated legs— and then that smile. Some say his future is in radio, but we believe he’ll some day edit the “P Journal”— or possibly the N. Y. Times. Fifty-nine Axel Harry Stenholm, B I». I K «l Newport, R. I. “Stenny " Business Administration Track ( 1 , 2); Economists ' Club (3. 4); Honors 1. 2. 3, 4); Elected to Phi Kappa Plii in Junior Year. “Stenny” is the grandfather of the class, a man of high ideals and ambitions, quiet and reserved, with a keen sense of humor and a pleasing personality. After fighting the " school of hard knocks " for eight years, “Stenny” returned to high school and then came to R. 1. Throughout the four years " Stenny " has been " high man " in the K. A. course. With the passing of years we expect to find him the “high man” of his profession. Such determination and ambition are rarities peculiar to success. Stanley Joseph Szulik New Bedford, Mass. “Stan,” “Zu Zu” Chemical Engineering Cross Country (1. 2, 3. 4); Basketball (1, 2, 3, 4); Baseball (1. 2. 3. 4); R. I. Club (2, 3. 4) ; Chen. Society (1. 2. 3. 4); Pice President (4); Men’s Student Council (4); Commencement Ball Committee. When “The One Great Scorer” comes to write against Stanley ' s name. He ' ll write not whether “Stan” won or lost, but how he played the game. This has been “Stan’s” spirit throughout his short stay at “Rhody. " A glance into the future will see Mr. Szulik a happily married man at twenty-five, and New England representative of the " Consolidated Chemical Co.,” with his able assistant Mr. " Ted” Pykosz, incidentally his closest friend. Orrin Charles Teed, Jr . I B X Providence, R. I. “Charlie” Mechanical Engineering Track (I, 2); Interfraternity Basketball (1, 2, 3, 4); M. R. Society (2. 3. 4); Officers ' Cliib (3. 4); 1st Lieut. (4); Rope Pull ( 1, 2) ; Glee Club. " Charlie " is one of those fortunate individuals who makes studies and “education " fit together to a nicety. That his in- tellect is in direct proportion to his height may be proved by the way he steps over " Lanza’s " many stumbling blocks. " Charlie” is now engaged in working on a new type of towel to wipe out the initial condensation from a steam engine. On the strength of this research work, Brown and Sharpe have engaged this budding genius to solve many of their complex engineering problems. Anthony Carruthers Thatcher Rehoboth, Mass. “Tony,” " Cy, " “Taters” Business Administration Rope Pull (1, 2); Baseball (I); Glee Club (1); Orchestra (1); Chemical Society (2); Track (2); Economists Club (2,3.4). “Tony " is the first to represent Taunton High School at Rhode Island, and as such has set a very high standard tor future men of that institution to follow. He is quite versatile, being a carpenter, farmer, business executive, athlete, teacher, and lover. After week-ending for two years, “Tony " discovered an in- definable something in the Kingston atmosphere, and since then has been content to remain in Little Rest and wait for his daily inspirational letters. You carry with you our unanimous wish for success and happiness, “Tony.” William Bernard Trumbull, P I K Chicopee Falls, Mass. Best All-Round Man — Most Popular Man “Bill” Civil Engineering Most Thorough Gentleman — Most Respected Man Rope Pull (1, 2); Basketball (1, 2, 3, 4); Captain (4); Base- ball (I. 2. 3. 4); Football (4) ; R. I. Club (2. 3. 4); Polygon. (3. 4); Student Council (3. 4); Secretary-Treasurer (4); Grist Board (4); C. E. Society (2. 3. 4); President (4); Class Treas- urer (3); President (4). Massachusetts did one good thing when it gave us " Our Bill, " and Rhody says, “Thanks a lot.” “Bill’s” clean sportsmanship and frequent cries of “Judas Priest” have made everyone respect and admire him. Athletic- ally speaking, “Bill” was one of our best, being one of the three to secure letters in three major sports. Chicopee Falls is bound to be a better place to live in when " Bill " leaves Rhody to take up the responsibilities of City Engineer. Thomas Visgilio, Jr. Westerly, R. I. “Pee Wee” Chemical Engineering Track (l. 2); Chemical Society (3. 4). Behold! The " beau brummel " of Westerly. This non- chalant and good-natured youth so completely undermined " Buggy” Barlows courses that he graduated in the specified time with flying colors. “Pee Wee” has a notion that he would like to be an M.D. but we don ' t know about that. There’s just one difficulty, “Pee Wee.” Be sure to select a medical school far far away from a " co-edery.” Sixty-onc Florence Evelyn Whitaker, A Z Providence, R. I. “Evie ' ' Home Economics Class Beacon (1); Soph Hof Committee ; Junior Prom Com- mittee; Class Basketball (2); Vice President Home Eoconomics Club (3); President (4). Vivacious and lovable, yet sedate and capable are " Evie’s " characteristics. When among her host of friends, it is only she who can tell of our past escapades with color and all the in- teresting brilliance of interspersed comments. She has made a most efficient president of our Home Econ- omics Club. Wherever fate may cause us to meet in the fu- ture we are sure to find her successful, and the same happy and lovable “Evie. " Lois Elizabeth Wilcox, X Q East Providence, R. I. “Lo. " “Willsie " Home Economics Freshman Banquet Committee (1); Freshman Reception Com- mittee (3, 4); y. IV. C. A. Council (3. 4); Finance (3); Presi- dent (4); Track (1, 2); Tennis (2, 3. 4); Manager (3); Glee Club (2. 3. 4); Commencement Play (3). “Five foot two, eyes of blue,” that ' s little " Willsie. " Innocent ; well, perhaps, in looks. Just glance at her list of activities and you’ll see that she has been busy during her four years. Of course she was one of the lucky ones to meet a “big butter and egg man " while a freshman. One can never tell just how long it will be before she " hit ' s for the Sunny South. " Mildred Wine, A Providence, R. I. " Milly” Most Original Woman Home Economics Phi Delta (2, 3, 4); Property Mistress (3, 4); Beacon Board (l, 2, 3. 4); Freshman Beacon; Secretary. Glee Club (2. 3); Commencement Play (3); Hockey (1, 2, 3); Home Economics Club. Who is that petite co-ed strutting gaily across the campus? It is " Milly,” vivacious and happy as usual. Wherever we see her we may be sure " Lucy” is close by. " Whither thou goest, I will go. " “Milly ' s” work, as coach for Phi Delta, will long be re- membered. She is exceedingly versatile and popular, a good student, a lover of books, and music, and forcmnstly a true f riend. Her career is as yet indefinite, but we feel sure it will be a success. Sixty- two Thomas Kenneth Wright, I A E, T K A, 4 A Pawtucket, R. I. “Ken " ' Done Most for R. 1. General Science President of Class (3); President of Debating Society (3, 4) ; President of T. K. .4. (4); Secretary-Treasurer, Debating So- ciety (2, 3); Executive Member Plii Delta; Debating Team (2, 3, 4); R. I. Representative to National Oratorical Contest; R. I. Representative to T. K. A. Convention; Treasurer of DeMolay Club (3); Chairman of Social Committee, DeMolav Club. President Wright : President of one thing or another ever since he matriculated here in his sophomore year. We’re in- clined to wonder what he ' ll be president of in the next ten years or so. An up and coming young man who cannot be denied — add to that an orator and debater of no mean ability and we have “Ken " Wright. Though he is neither the pride of his professors nor an outstanding athlete he has the respect and good wishes of all as he leaves Rhody ' s halls. Joseph Zak Gill, Mass. “Joe,” “Peep-eye " Chemical Engineering R. O. T. C. (1, 2); Chemical Society (3, 4); Track (2, 3). “Yars, folks,” this is our little “Joe, " who came all the way from Gill, Massachusetts, where men are men, and women — well you know ! After four years exposure to Jackson ' s equa- tions and chemical laws, he still remains the same smiling, un- assuming chap, always ready with a grin to undertake any new form of deviltry, and yet, who would suspect it? They say— don’t whisper it to a soul — that he has been the despair of “Bill " Whelan and his gang of campus police. But " Joe " has a serious side to his nature and we feel confident that he will win reknown as a chemist after he leaves the portals of Rhody. Here’s plenty of luck, " Joe. " Edward Frank Ziochouski Central Falls, R. I. “Zt,” “Ed” Electrical Engineering Baseball (1, 2); Pootball (l); Cross Country (1); Glee Club (1); E. E. Society (4); Band (l); Rope Pull ( 1) ; lntcr-fra- ternity Basketball ( I, 2, 3, 4). Hailing from the quieter of the “twin cities” this quiet, un- assuming friend of all, decided that toying with electricity was as good a pastime as any, and set out, in as determined a manner as possible, to make for himself as enviable a position as that held by a number of celebrities, who also made their mark " electrically. " He showed himself as capable as any in the “frat " games and won a position as chief " mixer” in these “melees " for four consecutive years. When he leaves us, there will be the best wishes of the students going with “Zi.” Sixty-three Fred Stephens Ackroyd Class History of 1930 Fred Stephens Ackroyd President Catherine E. Mm Kay Vice-President Barbara E. Nichols Secretary Charles J. Lazar ek Treasurer Harriet E. Viali Assistant Treasurer Prof. Joseph Y. Ince Faculty Advisor The Class of 1930 needs no introduction, as its members have emblazoned its numerals with renown by their earnest efforts in scholarship, athletics, dramatics, and the numerous other activities which are so important in college life. Being one of the largest classes to register at Rhode Island, we had many men who showed promise of developing into star athletes. These men contributed a great deal to the success of two of the most outstanding teams developed at the college, and the leaders elected for next year’s teams, from our class, have, by their grit, ability and sportsmanship, proven themselves worthy of the honor which has been conferred on them. With our Freshman year out of the way after turning out the strongest class track team to represent our Alma Mater in many years, and gaining recognition amongst the Upperclassmen, we passed the first milestone and entered upon the responsibilities of a Sophomore. For the first time we realized that we belonged in Kingston and were thankful that some guiding hand had directed us to Rhode Island; to its real friendships and fruitful associations. Our Sophomore year ended all too soon, and, with the summer passed, we again returned to our beloved Alma Mater, and to celebrate the big event in our class career. Prom — Kingston in May. With unheard of facilities, and true class support, it was a huge success. The memories of those days in May will never depart from our minds, and in the future when we are far distant from Kingston, we will feel as Browning did towards his beloved England, and we will say, Oh, to be in Kingston Now that May is here. And now with our departure just over the horizon, is it any wonder that we resolve to climax “the happiest moments in life’s fleeting hours,” and make our- selves worthy of the distinction which we must uphold as Seniors? Sixty- four CLASS OF 1930 Class of 1930 Roster Name Course H ome Ackroyd, Frederick S. Bus. Admin. Auburn Amadon, Harry F. Gen. Science Washington Anderson, W alter W. Bus. Admin. Pawtucket Armstrong, James W. Agriculture Providence Arnold, George E. Elect. Eng. Wakefield Bean, Gerald S. Chem. Kingston Bergin, Rita F. Home Econ. Waterbury, Conn. Bishop Ruth C. Home Econ. Providence Brand, Barbara B. Home Econ. East Providence Brucker, Susan L. Gen. Science Westerly Callahan, William J. Elect. Eng. Fall River, Mass. Calland, Eve G. Home Econ. Pawtucket Capalbo, Nattie Civil Eng. Bradford Cappuccilli, Edmund D. Bus. Admin. Warren Carey, Esther P. Home Econ. Bristol Catudal, Arthur L. Civil Eng. Providence Champlin, George R. Gen. Science Kingston Chapman, John W. Bus. Admin. Essex, Conn. Cornell, Ralph B. Civil Eng. W esterly Cragan, Henry J. Bus. Admin. Mystic, Conn. Davenport, Elmer E. Civil Eng. Roslindale, Mass. Davidson, Donald K. Elect. Eng. Brockton, Mass. Davis, Joseph R. Civil Eng. Warren DePari, Alexander Gen. Science Providence Dodge, Genella M. Home Econ. Bridgeton, Maine Droitcour, Howard A. Mcch. Eng. Edgewood Dunn, Lawrence F. Mcch. Eng. Providence Elmstrom, Clarence L. Gen. Science Eden Park Faella, Michael J. Gen. Science Providence Farkas, Tibor E. Bus. Admin. Linden, N. J. Fitzpatrick, Joseph F. Elect. Eng. Pawtucket F ' rankland, Forrest S. Mcch. Eng. East Providence Gaidys, W r illiam J. Chem. Eng. Nashua, N. H. Gallonio, Antonio Elect. Eng. Providence Glen, Alexander S., Jr. Mech. Eng. Newport Sixty-six Name Course Home Greene, Lawrence G. Haskins, Allan R. Henry, Wendell D. Hersey, Leroy H. Higgins, Albert Higginson, Norman Hindley, Vincent Holland, Charles H. Hoxie, Clarence E. Johnson, Gladding T. Katz, Joseph Katz, Leo Kearns, Matthew E. Kent, John J., Jr. Kenyon, Dorothy M. Kramer, Eli Kreinick, Horace C. Lawton, Harry Z. Lazarek, Charles J. Lee, Francis G. Lee, Ruth Littlefield, Edith Long, Edward H. McAndrews, Texas McCuc, Martin P. McKenzie, Julian L. MacDonald, George L. MacKay, Catherine R. Mackenzie, Wallace E. MacManus, Almon B. Macdougald, William T. Mainelli, Ugo R. Marshall, Robert B. Martin, Joseph E. Mayhew, Benjamin C., Jr. Mayhew, Marjorie Monahan, Maurice T. Moran. Bernard P., Jr. Moran, John S. Murphy, William H. Nichols, Barbara E. Elect. Eng. East Greenwich Elect. Eng. East Providence Gen. Science West Warwick Agriculture No. Waterford, Me. Elect. Eng. Providence Civil Eng. Pawtucket Elect. Eng. Pawtucket Gen. Science Fairhaven, Mass. Agriculture Providence Elect. Eng. Valley Falls Gen. Science Providence Elect. Eng. Providence Elect. Eng. Chicopee Falls, Mass. Elect. Eng. W. Br’gewater, Mass. Home Econ. West Kingston Gen. Science Providence Gen. Science Brockton, Mass. Bus. Admin. Newport Elect. Eng. Providence Bus. Admin. Providence Gen. Science Providence Home Econ. Westerly Elect. Eng. Pawtucket Home Econ. Providence Gen. Science New London, Conn. Civil Eng. Westerly Bus. Admin. Bristol Home Econ. Cranston Mech. Eng. Eden Park Gen. Science Pawtucket Civil Eng. Providence Civil Eng. Providence Bus. Admin. Cranston Mech. Eng. Providence Bus. Admin. Chilmark, Mass. Gen. Science Viney’d Hav’n, Mass. Bus. Admin. Central Falls Civil Eng. Providence ( ' ivil Eng. Providence Chem. Eng. Newport Home Econ. Eden Park Sixty-seven Name Course Home Niebloom, Ellen L. Bus. Admin. Slocum O’Connor, Daniel A. Bus. Admin. Providence O’Hare, Janies H. Civil Eng. Central Falls I’agella, Charles Elect. Eng. Providence Pearson, Harold E. Gen. Science West Warwick Pierce, Margaret N. Home Econ. Saunderstown Powell. Albert E. Gen. Science Pascoag Pray, Charles F. Mech. Eng. Wollaston, Mass. Price, Minard W. A griculture Providence Ravanelle, Alphonse W. Gen. Science Woonsocket Schaffer, Philip Elect. Eng. Pawtucket Schmidt, Christina M. Home Econ. Peacedale Scussell, Joseph J. Elect. Eng. Providence Snell, Bertha Home Econ. Providence Spadetti, Umberto Elect. Eng. Providence Sperl, Kenneth K. Elect. Eng. Auburndalc, Mass. Steinle, Harold H. Bus. Admin. Providence Sulkin, S. Edward Gen. Science Dorchester, Mass. Suter, Albert H. Gen. Science Providence Tarbox, Nathaniel F. Bus. Admin. Biddeford, Maine Thompson, Barbara F. Home Econ. Providence Todd, Alice A. Home Econ. No. Attleboro, Mass Tolson, Charles G. Elect. Eng. Fort Adams Turla, Bronislow F. Chem. Eng. Nashua, N. H. Yiall, Harriet E. Home Econ. East Providence Walling, Irene E. Home Econ. Georgiaville Wansker, William Elect. Eng. Newtonville, Mass. Wiggenhauser, Philip J. Bus. Admin. Newport Willard. Donald R. Chem. Eng. Providence Williamson, Sophia E. Home Econ. Westerly Willis, Hope E. Home Econ. Providence Willis, Josephine M. Home Econ. Providence Winsor, Paul B. Elec. Eng. Providence Worthington, Esther Home Econ. Providence Wright, Frances Home Econ. Providence Sixty-eight Hilton D. Roberts Sophomore Class History of 1931 Hilton D. Roberts President Alice C. Shaw Vice-President Sarah F. Barker Secretary Thayer W. Chase Treasurer The Class of 1931 is creating a record that points towards being the best any class will ever have left at Rhode Island State. Its achievements during the first half of its four year interim reveal that the class has distinguished itself not only in scholarship and dramatics, but also in the athletic and forensic fields. Though young, “green,” and bewildered by those experiences that are so commonly attributed to that world called collegiate, we nevertheless were soon capable of organizing ourselves. Our freshman football team was one of the greatest ever to be represented here since the inception of freshman sports. The clear-cut victory over the eleven from Storrs was the first ever to be registered over a Connecticut team. The basketball, track, and baseball teams were likewise of strong character as was witnessed by the fact that many Sophomores managed to make the Varsity teams this past year. Achievements in other fields are even more noteworthy. The Soph Hop, customarily the “white elephant” of previous years, was for the first time a fin- ancial success. The Class of 1931 can point to that success without feeling that it is priding itself with too much glory. The debating teams possess many Sophs : Phi Delta has even a larger percentage within its numbers. But the Class of 1931 feels it cannot stop here. To cease performing its duties would be selfishness on the Class’ part. So it continues its way. helping to broadcast to the world that it is ever becoming a bigger and better Rhode Island. Sixty-nine CLASS OF 1931 Sophomore Class Roster 1931 Name Course Home Acciaioli, Oresto Gen. Science Providence Almfeldt, Maurice W. Elect. Eng. Providence Andren, Russell E. Civil Eng. Auburn Anhalt, Jack C. Bus. Admin. Providence Babcock, Madalin T. Gen. Science Wakefield Balnicki, Martin J. Bus. Admin. Roselle Park, N. J. Barker, Sarah F. Home Econ. Newport, R. I. Barr, Harold V., Jr. Chcm. Eng. Newport, R. I. Batty, Burton P. Civil Eng. Central Falls Belmont, Ralph Gen. Science Newport Birch, Alida G. Gen. Science Kingston Birkitt, Wilbur H. Chem. Eng. Pawtucket Blythe, Gavin C. EJect. Eng. Central Falls Bradshaw, William Bus. Admin. Providence Brightman, Grace S. Home Econ. Bradford Buckminster, Curtis A. Elect. Eng. Pawtucket Bumpus, Ralph G. Mech. Eng. Campello, Mass. Burton, C. Marjorie Home Econ. Chepachet Cahalan, Edward J. Chem. Eng. Pawtucket Campanella, Joseph L. Clicm. Eng. Bristol Carr, Dorothy C. Home Econ. Slocum Chase, Mary E. Gen. Science Portsmouth Chase, Weld T. Gen. Science Newport Christensen, John Robert Mech. Eng. Farmington, Conn. Ciccone, Alfred T. Civil Eng. Providence Cieurzo, Paul F., Jr. Bus. Admin. Fairhaven, Mass. Garner, John P. Chem. Eng. No. Attleboro, Mass. Cokin, Hyman M. Bus. Admin. Pawtucket Seventy-one Name Course Home Cole, Richard B. Client. Eng. Edgewood Collison, Arnold J. Mcch. Eng. Providence Cook, George I. Bus. Admin. Providence Coombs, Elwin W. Civil Eng. Middleboro, Mass. Costanza, Joseph P. Elect. Eng. Peacedale Davies, Stella M. Home Econ. Hyde Park, Mass. Dexter, Lincoln A. Bus. Admin. Pawtucket DiCenzo, Daniel Civil Eng. Providence Dickerman, Ralph A. Civil Eng. Olneyville Dodge, Ida F. Home Econ. Kenyon Duckworth, Everett M. Bus. Admin. Central Falls Dugall, Paul J. Bus. Admin. Pawtucket Dumelow, Lewis S. Elect. Eng. Alton Dummer, Charles G. Gen. Science Providence Dykstra, Matilda E. Gen. Science W r akefield Farnsworth, Winthrop W. Agriculture Saylesville Farrow, Ralph A. Agriculture North Scituate Fera, Ida Gen. Science Providence Ferris, W illiam W ' ., Jr. Bus. Admin. Edgewood Fielding, John G. Bus. Admin. Providence Fiske, Stanley F. Alech. Eng. Providence Flaherty, Charles Bus. Admin. Barrowsville, Mass. Fletcher, Muriel G. Agriculture Providence Fogarty, Genevieve Gen. Science Providence Fogarty, Veronica Bus. Admin. Providence Fowler, Louise Home Econ. North Providence Fox, Robert T. Civil Eng. Providence Fracasse, John Gen. Science Providence Freedman, George Elect. Eng. Dorchester, Mass. Fritz, Carl E. Gen. Science Providence Gaboury, W arren D. Me ch. Eng. Woonsocket Goff, Ruth C. Home Econ. East Providence Haines, George Gen. Science Edgewood Seventy-two Name Course Home Hammond, John C. Agriculture Jamestown Hjelstrom, Andrew F. Bus. Admin. Whitman, Mass. Horseman, William E. Gen. Science Newport Intas, Frank Mech. Eng. Webster, Mass. Jameson, Gardiner B. Mech. Eng. East Providence Kelfer, Harr}’ Chem. Eng. Revere, Mass. Kelliher, William Bus. Admin. Providence Kendrick, Barbara L. Home Econ. Brockton, Mass. Kimber, Wilma M. Gen. Science Kenyon Knight, Wesley I. Civil Eng. Edgewood Kwasha, Leonard H. Gen. Science Providence Lee, Bertha M. Home Econ. Providence Lettieri, Michael R. Elect. Eng. Roselle Park, N. J. Lindsey, Margaret M. Gen. Science Kingston Lloyd, William B. Bus. Admin. Providence Lovejoy, Virginia Home Econ. Fort Adams Lynn, Chester C. Bus. Admin. East Providence Markoff, Theodore S. Gen. Science Westerly Martin, B. Eldridge, Jr. Gen. Science Worcester, Mass. May, Virginia Home Econ. Newport Maynard, Eleanor B. Home Econ. Pawtucket Messere, Biaggio T. Gen. Science W oonsocket Miller, Virginia W. Home Econ. Providence M unroe, Clyde W. Gen. Science Taunton, Mass. Moody, William S., Jr. Agriculture Cranston Mosely, John R. Bus. Admin. Glastonbury, Conn. Murgo, Joseph A. Elect. Eng. Bristol Murphy, Thomas F„ Jr. Mech. Eng. Brookline, Mass. O’Donnell, Harold A. Civil Eng. Pawtucket Ormiston, George A. Bus. Admin. Providence Osterlund, Eric G. Mech. Eng. Providence Patrick, Francis B. Elect. Eng. Newport Pendleton, Lewis E. Civil Eng. West Kingston Seventy-three Name Course Home Perry, Reginald H. Elect. Eng. Providence Pickersgill, Henry J. Civil Eng. East Providence Podrat, Irving N. Gen. Science East Greenwich Pressoir, Madeliene A. Home Econ. W r oonsocket Prestini, Vero E. Civil Eng. Westerly Price, Hazel F. Gen. Science Providence Reid, David P. Mech. Eng. Wallum Lake Riccio, Joseph G. A. Civil Eng. Bristol Roberts, Hilton D. Mech. Eng. Pawtucket Russell, Leonard H. Bus. Admin. Pawtucket Schaeffer, Alice B. Gen. Science Peacedale Scott, Frances P. Home Econ. Providence Scott, Hazel Home Econ. Conimicut Shaw, Alice C. Home Econ. Lonsdale Sherman, Robert S. Gen. Science Providence Silven, E. Gilbert Elect. Eng. Eden Park Staples, Robert R. Civil Eng. Albany, N. Y. Stewart, Robert S. Civil Eng. Wakefield Straight, Arthur L. Elect. Eng. Pawtucket Strauss, Joseph Elect. Eng. Providence Sulkin, George R. Gen. Science Dorchester, Mass. Sulloway, Frederick E. Civil Eng. East Providence Taylor, John M. Elect. Eng. Pawtucket Tew, Alice Home Econ. West Warwick Turrisi, Henry J. Civil Eng. Westerly Vaughn, Eugene H., Jr. Mccli. Eng. East Providence Whatley, Merton L. Mech. Eng. Providence White, Ella S. Home Econ. Pawtucket Xavier, Julio F., Jr. Civil Eng. Bristol Seventy-four Maurice M. Kramer Freshman Class History of 1932 Maurice M. Kramer President Connie Stafford Vice-President Winifred Francis Secretary Harry R. Lewis, Jr Treasurer September of nineteen twenty-eight marked the beginning of an era of en- deavor on the part of the class of nineteen thirty-two in forging for themselves a position in the annals of Rhode Island State College as worthy as that attained by the other classes. The chaos of Freshman week will never be forgotten by those who attended the numerous lectures on how to study, school spirit, and what not. Many no doubt hopefully looked forward to the Freshman Informal, which culminated a week of nervous tension, and shall we confess it — a tinge of homesickness. Extra- curricular activities drew forth a large number of our members. Some, more versatile than others, came to the fore in their respective fields of activity. Foot- ball, basketball, baseball, track, and cross-country showed our athletic prowess; while our representatives in Dramatics, in the Glee Club, in the ( Jrchestra, and Debating, and on the Beacon staff set a mark worthy of any class. Our victories in both football and basketball over the mighty Sophomores permitted us to doff our caps one month earlier than the set date. Shall we ever forget the glorious celebration that night? In studies too, we have excelled. We entered into our scholastic work with zeal, which s| eaks well for the future of our class. High are our hopes for the future; of ambition there is plenty. We aspire to the heights, but then, we too have heard that oft quoted expression, “Hitch your wagon to a star.” Seventy- five CLASS OF 1932 Freshman Class Roster 1932 Name Course Home Agostinelli, Armand J. Ajootian, George A. Allen, Florence R. Allen, Prescott H. Altieri, Joseph C. Andrews, George E., Jr. Andrews, John K. Anthony, Gertrude A. Arbogast, Amy G. Armstrong, Wilfred S., Jr. Arnold. Elmer T., Jr. Ashe, Regina M. Bain, Robert, Jr. Baldwin, Edward A. Bardsley, Charles H. Barnatowich, John Bayliss, Thomas H. Beaumont, George Y , Jr. Bell, Andrew ., Jr. Bell, Lewis F. Bellavia, Louis J. Berman, Saul Bihldorff, Carl B. Bischoflf, Hope Blazar, Irving Bliss, Thomas F. Blitz. Jules W. Boivin, Louis V. Breault. Leon C. Brenner, Louis R. Briggs, Henry F. Brightman. Howard S. Brown, Lin wood T. Bryden, Harry L. Buckley. Robert R. Burns, James H. Burt, Doris A. Callaghan, Bernice M. Campopiano, Allie Gen. Science New Haven, Conn. Hus. Admin. Providence Home Econ. Newport Eng. Rum ford Eng. Providence Eng. Providence Eng. Providence Gen. Science Portsmouth Home Econ. Princess Bay, N. Y. Eng. Thornton Bus. Admin. Providence Home Econ. Chicopee Falls, Mass. Bus. Admin. Providence Eng. Pawtucket Eng. Elmwood Eng. West Arlington Bus. Admin. Providence Eng. Providence Gen. Science Westerly Eng. Wakefield Eng. Garwood, N. J. Bus. Admin. Providence Eng. Providence Home Econ. Lakewood Gen. Science Providence Eng. YY’oonsocket Bus. Admin. Pawtucket Bus. Admin. Chicopee, Mass. Eng. Woonsocket Gen. Science Woonsocket Agriculture Washington Bus. Admin. Edgewood Agriculture Brockton, Mass. Eng. Providence Eng. Brockton, Mass. Eng. Providence Home Econ. Pawtucket Home Econ. Pawtucket Bus. Admin. Providence Seventy ■ rjnr jKTE (ndPiXEQ E Name Course Home Caprio, Domenick W. ling. Providence Capwell, Russell 1. Eng. Anthony Carey, Arthur F. Eng. Roselle Park, N. J. Carlotti, Albert Eng. Providence Carlson, Sigrid C. Home Econ. Providence Carr, James L. Eng. Pawtucket Carr, Matthew J. Eng. Oak lawn Carroll, Paul T. Eng. Woonsocket Castiglioni, Caesar P. Eng. Oakland Beach Chaput, Lillian F. Gen. Science Pottersville, Mass. Church, Marguerite Bus. Ad min. Providence Clark, Hilda M. Home Econ. Howard Coduri, Antoinette B. Gen. Science Westerly Cohen, Benjamin Bus. Admin. Roxbury, Mass. Coletti, Anthony A. Eng. Providence Colicci, Pacifico A. Eng. Providence Cook, John E. Gen. Science East Greenwich Cox, Peter J., Jr. Eng. Detroit, Mich. Crandall, Lloyd E. Eng. Kingston Crook, Henry W. Eng. Attleboro, Mass. Curran, Cornelius P. Bus. Admin. Newport Cushman, William A. Eng. Providence Daly, William J. Eng. Wood River Junction Darling, Lyman M. Bus. Admin. Providence Deluty, William Eng. Providence De Magistris, Nicholas Eng. Providence Demers, Lionel J. Eng. West Warwick Deming, Arthur K. Eng. Farmington, Conn. De Palma, Vito Eng. Providence Diptmar, Martin H., Jr. Eng. Buttonwoods Dobosynski, Joseph E. Eng. Providence Doll, John M. Eng. Pawtucket Domaige, Gomaire L. J. Eng. Providence Doonan, Edward J. Eng. Woonsocket D’Orsi, Albert Eng. Providence Dunn, Mary E. Home Econ. Providence Dunn, Natalie E. Home Econ. Newport Dutra, Frank A. Eng. Newport Earle, Henry A., Jr. Bus. Admin. Providence Edic, Theodore C. Agriculture Boston, Mass. Edmond, Arthur W. Eng. Westerly Fasting, Helmar B. Eng. Roselle Park, N. J. Fay, Francis X. Bus. Admin. Providence Seventy-eight 1SL A- (JLs Name Course Home Feinberg, Gerald G. Gen. Science Providence Fineman, Rebecca Home Econ. Providence Flynn, Harold V. Eng. Providence Follet, F. E. B. Home Econ. Pawtucket Francis, W ini f red N. Home Econ. Westerly Freitas, Daniel Eng. Bristol Fuhrer, Clayton K. Gen. Science Riverside Fumiss, Geraldine Home Econ. Pawtucket Galanti, Peter Marinus Bus. Admin. Lodi, N. J. Gallagher, Vincent Gen. Science Providence Gemma. John Eng. Providence Getz, Arthur E. Eng. Providence Giles, Harold C. Eng. Providence Gill, Harrie C. Eng. Central Falls Gleason, Thomas J. Agriculture Newport Goff, Kenneth B. Gen. Science Campello, Mass. Goldstein, Samuel L. Bus. Admin. Central Falls Goodwin, Ernest B. Eng. Rumford Gormley, Jane M. Bus. Admin. Cranston Gramelsbach, Frank R. Eng. Pawtucket Greenstein, Marcus Eng. Revere, Mass. Gregory, John Gen. Science Arlington Grout, Helen B. Home Econ. Providence Hall, Charles A. Bus. Admin. North Providenc Hamman, Charles G. Eng. Woonsocket Hatch, Walter L. Bus. Admin. Holyoke, Mass. Hathaway, Laurence A. Eng. Portsmouth Hayes, Doris T. Home Econ. Edgewood Herzig, Oscar P. Eng. Bristol Hinchcliffe, Herbert W. Eng. Carolina Hiscox, Byron M. Eng. Westerly Hochman, Samuel Gen. Science Providence Holmes, Helen M. Gen. Science Newport Hoyle. Ralph L. Eng. Woonsocket Hyson, Milton P. Eng. Revere, Mass. Ince, Kathleen Gen. Science Kingston Irza. Thomas J. Eng. Woonsocket J albert, Dolores F. Gen. Science Woonsocket Jefferds, Lawrence G. Bus. Admin. Edgewood Johnson, Daniel C. A. Gen. Science Providence Johnson, Myrtle V. Home Econ. Providence Johnson, Slater S. Gen. Science Wakefield Judge, Anthony, Jr. Agriculture Oaklawn Seventy-nine Name Course Home Keefe, Edward M. Bus. Admin. Providence Keenan, Jean S. Home Econ. Newport Keene, Albert F. Bus. Admin. Pawtucket Kelley, William M. Eng. Central Falls Knowles, Leroy W., Jr. Agriculture West Kingston Kramer, Louis I. Gen. Science Providence Kramer, Maurice M. Bus. Admin. Brockton, Mass. Krovitz, Robert W. Gen. Science Providence Laidlaw, Kenneth G. Bus. Admin. Providence Landgraf, Ruth E. Home Econ. East Greenwich Lang, Lester M. Eng. Providence Langford, Isadore F. Home Econ. Providence Larson, Alice I. Gen. Science Providence Lawrence, George 11. M. Agriculture East Greenwich Levin, Isadore I. Gen. Science Pawtucket Leviten, David Gen. Science Bristol Levy, Morris Eng. Bristol Lewis, Harry R., Jr. Agriculture Davisville Liguori, Sirio Gen. Science Providence Lombardo, Ralph B. Eng. Providence Lord, Harold N. Eng. Pawtucket Luz, Damiao G. Eng. Warren Lyon, Philip A. Gen. Science Newport McCahey, George F. Eng. Providence McDonald, Leroy F. Bus. Admin. East Providence McGuiness, Arthur E. Eng. Warwick McManus, Elsie H. Home Econ. East Warren McNamee. Helen J. Home Econ. Providence MacDonald, Mary M. Home Econ. Providence MacKinnon, Albert D. Eng. Pawtucket MacMullen, Dexter R. Agriculture Providence Malone, Thomas S. Gen. Science Pascoag Mangili, Angelo Eng. Providence Martin, Alice G. Home Econ. Providence Martin, Glenn W. Eng. Pawtucket Martin, Waldo E. Agriculture Auburn Massaniso, Anthony, Jr. Gen. Science Jamestown Masterson, Barbara M. Home Econ. Providence Mellone, Frances E. Gen. Science Providence Migliaccio, Nicolo G. Gen. Science Edgewood Miller, Joseph Gen. Science Providence Miner, Herman E. Eng. Westerly Mitchell, Helen L. Agriculture Saylesville Eighty 9 gTATETMXE§ £| Name Mittleman, Irving I. Mooney, Frederick P. Moore, Mona D. Moran, Walter G. Murdough, Clark F. Newman, Charles H. Nichols, Leslie B. O’Brien, William O’Connor, Florence L. Parker, James A. Parillo, Pauline Pascone, Maria C. Patterson, Edgar T. Peckham, Edna L. Pelletier, Armand D. Phetteplace, James B. Pike, Dorothy E. Podrat, Daniel Porter, Byron A. Potter, Kenneth B. Pratt, Harry Wooley Prebluda, Harry J. Prime, George E. Putnam, John L. Rankin, Morris Rattra, Narain Dass Read, Herman M. Reed, Francis L. Regan, Catherine E. Rego, John L. Reid, Leslie M. Richmond, Corey P. Riley, Francis C. Rose, Horatio W. Rosen, William Roy, Gordon A. Rustigan, Zaven S. Rvkosky, Benjamin J. St. Jean, Albert J. Schmidt. John F., Jr. Scibior, John J. Shafran, George Sherman, Clifford E. Course Home Gen. Science Providence Bus. Admin. Pawtucket Home Econ. Lafayette Eng. Oakdale, Conn. Bus. Admin. Springfield, Mass. Bus. Admin. Bristol Eng. East Greenwich Gen. Science Brockton, Mass. Home Econ. Providence Bus. Admin. Providence Gen. Science Providence Home Econ. Providence Agriculture Saylesville Home Econ. Newport Eng. Woonsocket Eng. Saylesville Home Econ. Providence Bus. Admin. East Greenwich Eng. Pawtucket F. ng. Meshanticut Park Eng. Providence Gen. Science Fall River, Mass. General Scien ce West Kingston Bus. Admin. Newport Gen. Science Brockton, Mass. Eng. Bannu, India Bus. Admin. Anthony Bus. Admin. Providence Home Econ. Pawtucket Agriculture Bristol Eng. Greenville Bus. Admin. East Providence Bus. Admin. Coventry Gen. Science Narragansett Gen. Science Dorchester, Mass. Eng. Pawtucket Bus. Admin. Providence Eng. Uxbridge, Mass. Gen. Science Pawtucket Eng. Roselle Park. N. J. Eng. Clifton, N. J. Gen. Science Roxbury, Mass. Eng. No. Attleboro, Mass. iiF Eighty-one grJf| felATE r. DlXE£ l| Name Course Home Shugrue, Thomas P. Eng. Westerly Silverman, Harold Bus. Admin. Providence Siminoni, Rena E. Home Econ. Shawomet Skibinski, Chester T Bus. Admin. Chicopee, Mass. Smith, John Bus. Admin. Springfield, Mass. Smith, Leland H. Bus. Admin. Thomaston, Conn. Smith, Leonard E. Eng. Elmwood Smith, Peter C. Gen. Science Apponaug Soren, David Eng. Elmwood Stafford, Constance E. Home Econ. Rum ford Stafford, Gilbert S. Eng. Providence Stembach, Maurice Eng. West Warwick Swiatlowski, Joseph J. Eng. Three Rivers, Mass. Tabor, Harold M. Bus. Admin. Natick Tallman, Warren M. Eng. Apponaug Thompson, Frederick A. Eng. Edgewood Thompson, George A., Jr Gen. Science Providence Thompson, Helen V. Home Econ. Providence Thurber, George E. Eng. Auburn Tillman, Erland A. Eng. Newport Torgen, Abraham Gen. Science Providence Tucker, Randall W, Bus. Admin. Providence Tyler, John Eng. Kingston Vanache, Henry C., Jr. Bus. Admin. Central Falls Verros, Christ Bus. Admin. Fall River, Mass. Waldman, Maxwell W. Bus. Admin. Providence Wales, Limvood O. Eng. Kingston Wallace, William B. Gen. Science Providence Ward, Howard Eng. Groton, Conn. Ward. James A., Jr. Eng. Providence Way, Robert A. Eng. Providence Westerinen, Arne Eng. Greene Westervelt, William I). Bus. Admin. Springfield, Mass. Whipple, Gladys N. Home Econ. Woonsocket Whitman, James A. Agriculture Riverside Wilbur, Sinclair F. Eng. Providence W illiams, George S. Eng. Edgewood Williams, Robert C. Bus. Admin. Providence W r ood. Charles S., Jr. Bus. Admin. Pawtucket Woolf, Reuben L. Bus. Admin. Providence Zambrano, Louise A. Home Econ. Providence Eighty-two Attylrtir Eighty-three Football Football came around in early September with but five regulars back from the crack 1927 aggregation. Nothing daunted, Coach Keaney set out to place a formidable team on the gridiron. The season opened September 22nd, with Little Rhody (they did look little), pitted against the strong team of the Coast Guard Destroyer Force. Playing full fifteen-minute periods on a swelter- ing day, the team put up a good game, but the avalanche of fresh men against them proved Rhode Island ' s downfall, and late in the third period, the third successive team of the tars put over the only score of the game. The next week the team traveled to Orono and threw a scare into Coach Price ' s camp. Maine scored early in the game, but Rhode Island came back fighting, and in a beautiful eighty-yard march up the field, featured by Kearns’ running, scored when Capalbo pulled down a forward pass in the end zone. A light team, and no substitute material, however, proved too much, and Rlmdy lost to Maine 20-6. On October 6th, the team broke into the winning column, tak- ing the U. S. Coast Guard Academy into camp 6-0, “Chick " Roberts scoring the lone touchdown in the second period. On October 13th, Homecoming Day at Kingston, Rhody lost to New Hampshire 12-0. The game was played in a rainstorm, and Rhody proved to be a good mud horse during the first half, holding the far heavier opponents scoreless. In the third period, the New Hampshire " steam- roller” scored a brute force touchdown and late in the game a New Hampshire man picked up a loose ball and ran fifty yards for the second score. The following Saturday, the Blue and White rose to unexpected heights and turned back the Naval Training Station, which team later won the Service championship of the East by defeating the Quantico Marines. Magoun and Roberts worked well in the backfield, while Lazarek was in on almost every play attempted by the opponents. Rhody went after Lowell Textile next, but the loss of her quarterback on the first play of the game so incapacitated her that she was forced to return home on the small end of a 21-0 score. The next game was the Worcester Polytech game, about which the less said, the better. They won, 13-0. Playing against our old rivals at Storrs, with their backs to the wall, the team held off onslaught after onslaught of the fast charg- ing Connecticut backs. The team was worn out by its efforts, and succumbed, Connecticut winning 24-0. Rhody broke a nine-year “jinx " when Dick How es scored on a forward pass against Brown, but their second and third teams won the game, after a hard fight, 33-7. The main reason for the lack of success during the season was the inability to supply substitute material to carry on while the hard-working first eleven was taken out for a rest, this resulting in the saying of the Coach that, " The team that starts will finish unless they get killed.” Captains Galvin and Magoun, and Bill Trumbull arc sure to be missed, but with only these three graduat- ing, the season of 1929 ought to tell a different story, and we wish Captains Lazarek and Howes a more successful season. C i . Magoun (Backfield) Eighty-four Basketball On December 12, 1925, five green jcrseyed youths trotted out on the floor and opened the most successful season ever experienced by a yearling team at Rhode Island. Three years later, December 8, 1928, these same five men trotted out on the floor against New Bedford Textile School and commenced the most successful season ever experienced by a varsity team at Rhode Island. In the Freshman year they won thirteen games and lost none, and in their Senior year they won fifteen games and lost one, truly a remarkable record ! The only change made in the team was the replacement of Fleming (who had put on much excess avoirdupois in a year’s absence from the court) by Fred Ackroyd at center. Because of the impossibility of choosing one leader from four so equal players, Coach Keaney named four captains for the season; Hurwitz, Trumbull, Magoun, and Epstein. That they all four were able leaders is made clear by the fact that each of them was picked on several all opponent teams and Hurwitz received the distinctive honor of being named on the mythical all-New England five. These four men are graduating this year and Rhode Island is losing four of the greatest players ever to represent her on a basketball court. They kept the new gymnasium record clear and we hope this will be true of their successors. The accounts of the games are something all students know by heart but we shall attempt to give a few high lights. New Bedford Textile, U S. C. G. Destroyer Five, U. S. N. Training Station and Boston University were taken into camp easily. The first tough nut to crack was the St. Stephen’s quintet ; they started off fast but some beautiful long shooting by A1 Hurwitz and " Horse” Magoun, Rhody ' s stellar guards, took the wind out of their sails and we won 45 to 26. Arnold College, Coast Gua rd Academy, and the University of Maine fell before us. The score of the Maine game, 48-28, was due to a scoring spree by Ackroyd. The Connecticut game at Kingston drew the largest crowd of the year, the new gymnasium being filled to capacity. The boys came through, thanks to the wonderful shooting of Hurwitz, 30-25. The game at Northeastern was thrilling, going to two overtime periods before Rhody came out on top 49-43. Bill Trumbull ' s steady shooting kept Rhode Island always up in front in this game. On March 2, the team lost its only game of the season to their rivals, Connecticut, by the score of 38-27. As the Coach said later (we don’t dare print what he said at the time), “It does us all good to receive a set-down every so often.” The Brown game at Kingston — it just rained baskets, that’s all — we believe Brown got something like one basket the first half, while we collected thirteen ! The Coast Guard Academy game at New London was another good game. They led the first half, but the boys came back strong to win 32-23. The final game of the season was at Brown, where we won 29-21. At the end of the season the team was banqueted by Doctor Edwards, and was awarded blue letters on white sweaters, a deviation from the usual custom, to show exceptional ability. The first team, Hurwitz, Trum- bull, Magoun, Epstein, Ackroyd, and Manager Hcuberger received these. Eighty-six f gfATE mfXj jEQ Back Row: M. kearns, j. heuberger, coach keanev, p. Windsor Second Row: a. collison, t. pykosz. s. szulick, vv. bradshaw, e. osterlund, o. conroy Front Row: f. ackroyd, s. epstein, a. hurwitz, w. trumbull, c. mago un Summary of 1928 1929 Season R. I. Oppo. R. I. Oppo. New Bedford 66 21 Maine 48 28 Newport N. T. S. 44 32 Northeastern 38 34 Coast Guard Destroyer 45 29 Connecticut 30 25 Boston University 35 26 Northeastern 49 43 Worcester Tech. 29 16 Connecticut 29 38 St. Stephen ' s 45 26 Brown 47 27 Arnold 55 21 Coast Guard Academy 32 23 Coast Guard Academy 30 27 Brown 29 21 Eighty-seven Baseball What appeared at the outset to be only a fair season for Rhode Island in base- ball turned out to be a most glorious one. The main reason for the pessimistic attitude adopted at the outset of the season was the lack of pitchers. Captain Draghetti was the only twirler left to carry on through a schedule of sixteen games. But what we lacked in quantity we made up for in quality, for “Drag " pitched ten of the hardest games and came out on top in nine of them, and poor support accounted for his only loss, and incidentally the only loss of the season. Out of the twelve victories there were many choice games which did our hearts good to witness. The first of these was with the strong Boston University nine which came down and went home on the end of a 15-5 score, the game being featured by the heavy hitting of “Curly” Stevens. Coach Keaney ' s alma mater. Bates, came and after a nip and tuck game for nine innings, we came out on top 3-2, thanks to a stupendous home run by Ted Pykosz in the last half of the ninth inning. Ted made three out of the six hits made by Rhode Island. Just to show Brown that we weren’t lucky when we beat them two years ago we took them into camp again to the tune of 2-0, “Drag” letting the Bears down with three hits. Next came two straight victories over Connecticut 5-2, at Kingston, and 9-8 at Storrs, the game being the first baseball game won on Connecticut’s field in recent years. In this game Hurwitz did a pretty job of relief pitching, coming to “Drag’s” rescue and saving the game for dear old Rhody. It isn’t always that you can save the best things to the last, but the 1928 team surely did. On June 7, the team travelled to Cambridge to (as a Boston paper put it) “participate” in a game with Harvard. Well, we participated all right, and Harvard precipitated all right, and, anyway, we won 2-0. Draghetti allowed only three hits but was “heart- failure brothers” on the pass- ing act, giving out eleven free tickets. Kingston was a great place to be that night, with a bonfire and cheering, and even the co-eds were let out. The only setback of the season was a 7-4 defeat by Colby on April 27, the team hit well, but errors combined with walks gave the visitors the breaks and the game. Other victories turned in were over Lowell Textile twice, Worcester P. I., Newport T. S., and St. Michaels. Dr. Edwards again proved the grand old sportsman when he presented the meml ers of the team with gold baseball charms in honor of their highly successful season. As this goes to press we wish to extend our heartiest sympathy to Theodore Pykosz, who after leading the 1928 team in hitting with an average over .500, has injured his ankle so badly in 1929 pre-season training that he will be out for the year. Eighty-eight Third Row: h. smith, c. flahf.rty, n. von dembowski, e. Fitzpatrick, a. depari, f. turla Second Row: w. Johnson, p. wiggen hauser, c. pray, a. ernst, s. szulick, f. ackroyd, M. KEARNS, COACH KEANEY Front Row: t. pykosz, w. trumbui.l, a. hurwitz, l. draghetti, r. stevens, K. MAC KENZIE, K. TOWNSEND Summary of 1928 Baseball Season Lowell Textile Boston University Colby Bates Worcester Polytechnic Lowell Textile R.I. 15 15 4 3 18 13 Opp. 1 5 7 2 7 2 Brown Newport T. S. St. Michaels Connecticut Connecticut Harvard R. 1. Opp. Eighty-nine Track Rhode Island enjoyed a very satisfactory track team in 1928, due mainly to the fine work of the Seniors on the squad. Among those of the class of 1928 who graduated, and left track history, as well as having many records credited to their names, were " Bob " Talbot, “Speed " Randall. “Bob " Bruce, “Laurie” Dring, " Pick " Hammett, " Eddie " Foster, and " Eddie " Intas. Others who con- tributed to the fine work of this group were George Cook, Howard Droitcour, " Dick” Howes, “Phil” Lenz, “Bill " Partridge, " Wally " McLean, and " Lonnie” Johnson. The season opened April fourteenth, with the Varsity trimming the Freshmen 124-11. The Varsity took all firsts, but time in all events was poor due to bad weather conditions. On April twenty- first, we went down before Brown 70-65 in the closest of meets. The honors in first places were even, each team winning seven, and tie- ing for the other. Captain Talbot won three first places, in the hundred, two-twenty, and broad jump. Bruce won the hammer readily, while Cook tied with Captain Stevens of Brown for honors in tlie pole vault. The next Saturday we gave Connecticut the worst defeat that Rhody has ever given a rival in Track. The final score was 112-23. We won fourteen out of the fifteen first places ; Connecticut getting one lone first in the high hurdles. Captain Talbot was the star in the meet, getting his usual three first places, and breaking the college record in the broad jump with a leap of twenty- two f eet, eight inches. On May fifth, the team went down to defeat before the powerful and well balanced Holy Cross aggregation. Although beaten,, our team put up a wonderful exhibition, as evidenced by the jumping of Lenz and Johnson, who jumped six feet and one-eighth inches, only to place second. The team entered a team in the New England Eastern Inter- collegiate Track Meet, and met such colleges as Worcester Tech., Connecticut, Springfield, Tufts, Norwich, Mass. Aggies, North- eastern, and Trinity. We managed to place second to Northeastern with a total of forty-one and one-half points. Captain Talbot tied the record in the hundred and two-twenty yard dashes, and broke the record in the broad jump. Bruce broke the record in the hammer throw, as did George Cook in the pole vault. Rhody’s other first place was turned in by " Zip” Partridge in the javelin throw. With such a good group of performers dropping out at the same time, it will be hard for Rhode Island to keep up to the standard set by them, but with the addition of the new board track, and under Tootell’s masterful tutelage, Rhody is sure to stay in the track spot- light. We wish the best of luck to Captains-elect George Cook and Wallace McLean. Capt. IV. McLean Capt. G. 1. Cook Ninety - gTATE Rear Row: g. johnson, b. mayhew, l. Johnson, e. intas, r. bruce, a. suter, a. long, H. ANDERSON, L. DRING Second Roio: coach tootell, a. smith, f. hammett, g. gaudreau, c. magoun, o. gobeille, L. HERSEY, E. LIND Front Row: c. randall, p. lenz, m. foster, r. lawton, r. talbot, h. droitcour, r. howes, w. mc lean Summary of 1928 Track Season Rhode Island defeated Freshmen 124-11 April 14th Brown defeated Rhode Island 70-65 April 21st Rhode Island defeated Connecticut 112-23 April 28th Holy Cross defeated Rhode Island May 5th Rhode Island second in New England Intercollegiates, scoring 41 ] 2 Points, and breaking several records. Ninety-one Cross Country Due to loss by graduation of three of last year’s cross-country stars, Larry Dring, Benny Fine, and “Pickles” Hammett, this year’s team was somewhat weaker than usual. Nevertheless, the season resulted in two victories and one defeat. If Captain Pykosz had not early in the season wrenched his ankle, the record would have been unblemished by defeat, because Pykosz would have finished much better in every meet. The following summary gives the order in which the team finished in each race, the missing numbers indicating places taken by opponents : Rhody 26 Brown 33 2 Bean 4 Hersey 5 Armstrong 7 Smith 8 Pykosz 9 Szulik 10 Magoun Rhody 29 Boston Univ. 27 1 Bean 4 Hersey 7 Johnston 8 Pykosz 9 Anderson 10 Smith 12 Armstrong Rhody 24 Worcester Poly. 32 1 Bean 3 Hersey 5 Pykosz 7 Anderson 8 Osterlund 10 Smith 12 Johnston Bean and Hersey, consistently the best performers, are Juniors and will be available next year. Jimmy Armstrong and Eric Osterlund will also be here next season, and these four, plus three of the freshman team, will make a strong aggregation. Ninety-two LBU ffinME 1S1L AN Cross Country at Rhode Island The team of this year has done excellent work in carrying on the tradition of those who went before them in bringing the White and Blue over hill and dale to victory. In recent years the Cross Country record has been continually in danger, and has been broken several times. Members of the class of 1929 remember with pride the exploits of such men as “Rob” Strong, “Laurie” Dring, and “Pick” Ham- mett. “Bob” Strong broke his own record several times while representing the school. After his departure, his old teammate, “Laurie” Dring, again lowered the record for the tiring “long course.” Strong, running in competition with DeMar, Hennigan and other famous vet- erans of the marathon trail, placed first in the marathon conducted by the city of Providence two years ago. He repeated in another marathon, against competition of like calibre a short time later, with a smaller handicap. The tradition is being carried on. Men like Pykosz, Szulick, Smith, and others have done the work during the past season, and a fast group is on hand for next year. Armstrong, Hersey, Bean and others will run, assisted by several prospects from the Frehman team of the past Fall, a team which took every place in its contest with the Brown yearlings. With such material at hand Tootell should be enabled to carry on with an excel- lent distance team for the next three years. Ninety-three Co ed Athletics Co-ed athletics opened in the fall with field hockey taking the place of the regu- lar gymnasium classes. With the girls having Lippitt Hall for their own gym- nasium, basketball was enjoyed and played by more girls than in any previous year. A class league was organized, and at the end of an exciting series, the Sen- iors, Juniors, and Sophomores were found deadlocked at the top. In the playoff, the Sophs, led by Captain Mary Chase, emerged the victors. Basketball relations were resumed with the Connecticut co-eds this year, and the first game was played at Lippitt Hall on February 16th. The game was closely played, and at the end of the first half Rhody led, 13-10, mainly due to the efforts of Captain Humes, who scored ten of the thirteen points. In the second half, with Mary Chase and Rosalind Mokray smothering Connecticut’s offense, and with " Kitty” MacKay having a shooting streak, Rhode Island came out victorious, 29-18. The co-eds travelled to Storrs on March 2nd for the return game, and won 35-18, it being the only victory scored by Rhode Island on that disastrous day. Miss “Chin” Lee received a bad floor burn in this game which necessitated her leaving school for several weeks, and her absence during the playoff of the class league was keenly felt by the Junior team. For the first time, this year strict training rules were inaugurated, and a train- ing table was established. In the course of the season, the team was more or less seriously incapacitated by the loss of two of the players, who were suspended for the breaking of training rules. Prospects for next year are bright, although the Captain, Miss Martha Humes, and Miss Rosalind Mokray are to graduate this year. In the spring, the co-eds turned to hiking with vim, and baseball was played by the great majority. A class tournament is to be held in baseball as in other sports, no outside teams having been placed on the schedule as yet. Ninety-four Girls Basketball Team Miss Martha Humes Captain Under the leadership of Miss Humes the girls’ basketball team enjoyed an u nusually successful season. Most of the work is intra-mural, but relations with Connecticut were renewed again this year after a lapse. The games resulted in the usual victories for the Rhode Island co-eds. Ninety- five j gTATE Wearers of the JR, I. FOOTBALL Alec Hurwitz Daniel Galvin Donald Davidson M att h kw Rear n s Owen Conroy H ilton Roberts Charles Fray William Trumbull Martin McCue Robert Bruce Creighton Magoun Charles Lazarek Richard Howes Mattie Capalbo Robert Sherman Joseph Cragan F. Scott William Mokray TRACK George Cook Wallace McLean Creighton Magog n Arthur Smith Howard Droitcour Robert Bruce Theodore Pykosz Gladding Johnson Leroy Hersey Edward Long BASEBALL William Trumbull Stanley Szulick Matthew Kearns Theodore Pykosz Alec Hurwitz Kenneth Mackenzie BASKETBALL Alec Hurwitz Stanley Szulick Fred Ackroyd John Tennant Theodore Pykosz William Fleming William Trumbull John Heuberger Samuel Epstein Owen Conroy Creighton Magoun CROSS COUNTRY Stanley Szulick Arthur Smith Theodore Pykosz Leroy Hersey Gerald Bean Ninety-six Last Row: m. mccue, h. pearson, d. bonce, r. johnston Second Roiv: n. tarbox, p. winsor, r. howes, h. cokin. c. catudal, h. scott, m. kearns Front Row: d. hunter, w. Trumbull, prop, ince, c. pray, w. Fleming, w. ledward, a. ernst, d. o’conxor The Polygon W. J. Fleming President C. J. Lazar ek ........ Vice-President N. F. Tarbox ......... Secretary D. A. Bunce Treasurer The Polygon is the interfraternity governing body. This year it has enjoyed unprecedented activity in formulating new rushing rules, adoption of a new char- ter, and in general j romoting good will among the fraternities. Ninety-seven [Vj SfATE CC ' itg Slj ' Xincty-ciyht Rho Iota Kappa Founded at Rhode Island Chapter Established 1908 Dk. Howard Edwards, LL.D. FKATKES IX COLLLGIO Frank E. Caulfield William B. Trumbull Harold B. Gerlach Maui 1929 Franklin P. O. Potter Julian McKenzie Allan R. Haskins ce T. Monahan Henry J. Cragan Clarence E. Hoxte Matthew E. Kearns 1930 James H. O’Hare Charles E. Flaherty Ai.mon B. MacManus Paul F. Cieurzo Chester C. Lynn Lincoln A. Dexter Henry C. Van ache Robert A. Way Lester M. Lang 1931 Weld T. Chase Ralph A. Farrow Andrew F. W. Hjelmstrom 1932 Byron M. Hiscox Arthur Edmond Francis X. Fay Thomas S. Malone Ninety-nine One Hundred Theta Chi Founded at Norwich in 1856 Established at Rhode Island as Sigma Delta, 1909 Eta Chapter Established 1911 5 Chapters FRATRES IN FACULTATE Dr. Harold W. Browning Prof. John Ladd FRATRES IN COLLEGIO Kenneth H. Mackenzie Lewis B. Palmer George L. MacDonald Donald K. Davidson Elmer 1929 Arthur Z. Smith Charles F. Easterbrooks William G. Mokray 1930 Harold E. Pearson E. Davenport Paul J. Dugall George A. Ormiston Richard B. Cole William G. Bradshaw Kenneth B. Potte r Frederick P. Mooney Peter J. Cox, Jr. George S. Williams Albert F. Keene Anthony Judge, Jr. 1931 Hilton D. Roberts Stanley F. Fisk David P. Reid Frank Intas Pledges William Li.oyd 1932 Leonard E. Smith John Tyler Lloyd E. Crandall Frank R. Gramelsbach Robert Bain, Jr. Waldo E. Martin One Hundred One sms One Hundred Tx Beta Phi Founded at Rhode Island Established in 1910 PRATER IN FACULTATE Dean John Barlow FRATRES William J. Fleming Daniel A. O’Connor John E. Olson Axel H. Stenholm Wallace E. McKenzie Charles H. Holland Alexander S. Glen Philip J. Elwin VV. Coombs P ' rancis B. Patrick William N. Horseman Howard S. Bric.htman Oesar P. Castiglioni pRANCIS A. I)UTRA Thomas J. Gleason Erland IN COLLEGIO 1929 Laurence F. McClusky Be:rnard P. Moran William H. Murphy Horace W. Magoun Creighton F. Magoun 1930 Harry Z. Lawton Forrest H. Frankland Wiggenhauser 1931 Thomas P ' . Murphy Eric G. Osterland Michael R. Lettieri 1932 Walter L. Hatch Harry R. Lewis Charles H. Newman James A. Whitman One Hundred Three One Hundred Four Delta Alpha Psi Founded at Rhode Island Chapter Established 1911 FRATER IN FACULTATE Prof. Marshall H. Tyler FRATRES IN COLLEGIO 1929 William N. Cook Frank G. Lee Norman Higginson John C. Lazarek Richard Howes 1930 Minard Price Harvey Gobeille William MacDougald Harold Stein le Arthur Straight Gavin Blythe Clarence Burroughs 1931 Biaggio Messere Everett Duckworth Harold O’Donnell Ernest Goodwin Arthur Getz Francis Reid Oscar Herzig Warren Gaboury 1932 Edwin Keefe Arthur McGuiness William Kelley William Wallace Charles Ham man One Hundred Five One Hundred Six Lambda Chi Alpha Eta Zcta of Lambda Chi Alpha Established 1914 Founded as Gamma Delta Sigma in 1912 FRATRES IN FACULTATE Prof. Royal L. Wales Prof. William Anderson FRATRES IN COLLEGIO 1929 John W. Chapman John W. Heu berger Owen R. Conroy Milton H. Irons George I. Cook Donald A. Langworthy Daniel F. Galvin John F. Tennant 1930 Walter W. Anderson Robert B. Marshall Fred S. Ackroyd Nathaniel F. Tarbox Joseph R. Davis 1931 Burton P. Batty William O. Kelleher John R. Christensen John R. Moseley J. George Fielding Reginald H. Perry George H. FIaines E. Gilbert Silvan 1932 Elmer T. Arnold Charles A. Hall John E. Cook Lawrence A. Jeffords Lyman M. Darling Kenneth G. Laidlaw Henry A. Earle Df.xtf.r R. McMullen Helmar N. Fasting Clakk F. Murdough Harold W. Flynn John B. Smith W. Df.Rye Wi One Hundred Seven COiXE g ll One Hundred Eight Sigma Alpha Epsilon Founded 1866 Established at Rhode Island as Zeta Pi Alpha 1920 Rhode Island Alpha Chapter Established 1929 PRATER IN FACULTATE Dr. John C. Weldin PRATRES IN COLLEGIO Henry N. Armbrust Donald A. Bunce James W. Armstrong Gerald E. Bean Nattie Capalbo Lawrence p. Dunn Tibor M. Far k as C. Gordan Dummer John C. Hammond Gardiner B. Jameson E. 1929 Arthur G. Kevorkian T. Kenneth Wright 1930 LeRoy H. Hersey Joseph E. Martin Benjamin C. Mayhew Martin I’. McCue John S. Moran- 1931 Henry J. Pickersgill Robert S. Sherman Frederick E. Sulloway ilton Vaughn 1932 Wilfred S. Armstrong Andrew W. Bell Linwood T. Brown W. Allerton Cushman LeRoy F. McDonald Harry W. Pratt John L. Putnam J. Frederick Schmidt Frederick A. Thompson C. Stuart Wood One Hundred Nine One Hundred Ten Phi Beta Chi Founded at Rhode Island Campus Club 1921 Established Phi Beta Chi in 1929 FRATRES IN FACULTATE Prof. C. Lester Coggins Mr. Leonidas Stowell A. Dean Hunter Alden E. Peterson Joseph M. Santoro Vincent E. Murphy FRATRES IN COLLEGIO 1929 Charles O. Teed Ormond W. Cay Thomas F. Power Andrew J. McCarville John J. Kent Hugo R. Maineli.i 1930 Ci R I .. Catcdal Harold Y. Harr Robert R. Staples Robert S. Stewart Kenneth B. Goff Wallace H. Crook Philip A. Lyons W. Fi 1932 Maurice W. Almfeldt Curtis A. Buckminster Ralph G. Bumpus Arthur K. Deming Clifford E. Sherman Edgar H. Patterson One Hundred Eleven One Hundred Txvelve Alpha Epsilon Fi Founded at New York University, February, 1913 Established at Rhode Island as Feta Nu Epsilon in 1922 Rlw Chapter Established March, 1928 13 Chapters FRATER IN FACULTATE Hon. Howard Edwards, LL.D. FRATRES IN COLLEGIO Alec Hurwitz Theodore Markoff Eli Kramer 1929 Hyman Hochman Samuel S. Epstein 1930 Leo Katz Horace Kreinick Simon E. Sulk in Jack A. Anhalt Reuben L. Woolf Ralph S. Belmont 1931 Hyman M. Cokin Joseph Strauss George Freedman Harry Kelfer 1932 Irving Blazer Harry J. Prebluda Maxwell W. Waldman Harold Silverman Samuel Hockman One Hundred Thirteen TE One Hundred Fourteen Phi Mu Delta Founded Simultaneously at Connecticut, Vermont and New Hampshire in 191S Established at Rhode Island as Delta Sigma Epsilon in 1924 Nu Eta Established 1929 FRATRES IN FACULTATE Prof. Herbert M. Emery Prof. Stanley W. IIetherington FRATRES IN COLLEGIO 1929 Richard W. Conklin James R. Johnston Allen F. Ernst Wallace B. McLean Gladding T. Johnson 1930 Harry F. Amadon Albert E. Powell Howard Droitcour Donald R. Willard Wendell D. Henry Arnold J. Collison William W. Ferris Carl E. Fritz George W. Beaumont Harry L. Briden John Gregory Daniel C. A. Johnson H. Milton Read 1931 B. Elbridge Martin Clyde W. Monroe William S. Moody 1932 Harold M. Tabor Warren Tallman George E. Thurbicr Randall W. Tucker Arne Westerinf.n One Hundred Fifteen One Hundred Sixteen SSL AUtP | j teXftTR mw.lJEO Phi Sigma Founded at Rhode Island Chapter Established 1925 F RAT RES IN FACULTATE Prof. Herman C. Churchill Mr. Ralph E. Brown FRATRES IN COLLEGIO 1929 Ralph B. Cornell Henry B. Scott Edward C. Kenyon Edward Long 1930 Clarence Elmstrom Paul B. Winsor Wilbur Birkitt Joseph Murgo Wesley I. Knight Ralph Dickerman 1931 Julio Xavier Joseph Campanella Russell Andren Louis Dumelow Louis Pendleton 1932 Prescott Allen Howard Ward Herman Miner Russell Capwell Herbert Hinchliffe Charles Bardsley One Hundred Seventeen One Hundred Eighteen 9 gtATE noiX O Scabbard Blade Founded at University of Wisconsin 1904 71 Companies “H” Company, 6th Regiment, Established at Rhode Island 1927 FRATRES IN FACULTATE Captain Paul D. Carter Lieutenant Ulmont W. Holly Associate Member, Dr. Howard Edwards Captain Lawrence F. McClusky 1st Lieutenant Andrew J. McCarville 2nd Lieutenant John YV. Heuberger 1st Sergeant Creighton F. Magoun Believing that military service is an obligation of citizenship, and that the greater opportuni- ties afforded college men for the study of military science place upon them certain responsibilities, the Cadet Officers in various Universities and Colleges conferring baccalaureate degrees, formed the National Society of Scabbard and Blade, in order to unite in closer relationship the military departments of American Universities and Colleges; to preserve and develop the essential quali- ties of good and efficient officers; to prepare themselves as educated men to take a more active part and to have a greater influence in the military affairs of the communities in which they may reside, and above all to spread intelligent information concerning the military requirements of our country. H Co,, Sixth Regiment, Roll Creighton Magoun Edward Olsson Andrew McCarville Alden Peterson William Murphy John Heuberger Lawrence McClusky Joseph Cragan George Champlin William Fleming F. P. Potter Thomas Halpin Donald Langworthy Charles Tolson Charles Holland Paul Winsor Charles Flaherty Hugo Mai nelli Elmer Davenport One Hundred Nineteei One Hundred Twenty Sororitji Back Roto: l. tucker, h. peck, e. stillman, a. todd. g. wiialey. Front Row: a. henshaw, m. mayhew, m. crandall, a. gladding. The Panlhellemc Association Mary E. Crandall President Marjorie Mayhew . .. Secretary-Treasurer ALUMNAE MEMBERS Miss Grace C. Whaley Miss Lucy C. Tucker The Panhellenic Association maintains inter-sororitv relationships on a friendly scale, and promotes the interests of scholarship by a yearly award. One Hundred Twenty-one One Hundred Twenty-two Founded at Colby 1874 Established at Rhode Island as Sigma Tan Delta in 1914 Phi Chapter Established 1919 40 Chapters SOROR IN FACULTATE Dean Helen E. Peck SORORES IN COLLEGIO Ruth L. Coombs 1929 Emily S. Heap Frances M. Davies Miriam Hope Alice G. Gladding Martha R. Humes Ruth C. Bishop 1930 Texas Me Andrews Barbara B. Brand Christina Schmidt Edith T. Littlefield Barbara F. Thompson Madalin Babcock 1931 Stella Davies Alida Birch Ruth Goff Marjorie Burton Barbara Kendrick Mary Chase Virginia Miller Gertrude A. Anthony 1932 Geraldine Furniss Amy Arbagast Helen Grant Regina Ashe Kathleen Ince Sigrid Carlson Jean Keenan H. Mae Clark Elsie McManus Natalie Dunn Dorothy Pike One Hundred Twenty-three -SS " One Hundred Twenty-four ksi rg TA;T ' ' Chi Omega Founded at Arkansas 1895 Est. at Rhode Island as Oinicron Alpha in 1918 Lambda Beta Chapter Established in 1922 SOROR IN FA CURTATE Miss Lucy Com ins Tucker SORORES IN COLLEGIO 1929 Hope Griffith Elizabeth H. Munster Lois Wilcox Thelma Carpenter Ruth A. Henshaw Elsa B. Gramelsbacii Maragaret F. O’Connor 1930 Catherine E. MacKay Barbara E. Nichols Marjorie Mayhew Harriet E. Yiall 1931 Wilma M. Kimber Eleanor B. Maynard Frances P. Scott Maragaret C. Holmes 1932 Florence R. Allen Mona D. Moore WlNNIFRED N. FrAXSIS EDNA L. PeCKHAM Helen M. Holmes Constance E. Stafford Myrtle V. Johnson Gladys N. Whipple Barbara E. Masterson Louise Fowler Bertha M. Lee Alice C. Shaw One Hundred Twenty-five One Hundred Twenty- Second Delta Zeta founded at Miami University 1902 Established at Rhode Island State College as Theta Delta Omicron 1924 Beta Alpha Chapter Established 1928 49 Chapters SOROR IN FACULTATE Miss Grace C. Whaley SORORES IN COLLEGIO Celeste A. Boss Mary E. Crandall 1929 Doris E. Dyson Ida O. Fleming Susan L. Brueker Genella M. Dodge Dorothy M. Kenyon Ruth H. Lee Margaret M. Pierce Alice A. Todd Irene E. Walling 1930 Sarah F. Barker Grace C. Brightman Dorothy C. Carr Muriel C. Fletcher Virginia May Hazel F. Price Ella S. White Virginia B. Lovejoy Hope Bischoff Bernice M. Callaghan Lillian F. Chaput Jane E. Gormley 1931 Catherine E. Regan Rina E. Simoninie PLEDGE Alice I. Larson Isadore F. Langford One Hundred Twenty-seven ©rpnizatmis Back Raze: w. trumbull, w. Fleming, e. andf.rson, a. hunter. front Row: a. kevorkian, h. Griffith, d. o’connor, a. ernst, a. smith, a. mccarvili.e. The Grist Board Editor-in-Chief Daniel A. O’Connor Managing Editor Arthur Z. Smith Business Manager Allan F. Ernst Personals Editor Andrew J. McCarville Art Editors Hope Griffith Edward G. Anderson Assistant Editor William J. Fleming A dvert ising Manager A. Dean Hunter Photo Editor Arthur G. Kevorkian Advertising Department Allan R. Haskins William B. Trumbull One Hundred Twenty-nine Back Row: m. price, j. ward, l. kramer, m. almfeldt. Fourth Row: m. reid, j. martin, a. gallonio, h. prebluda, i. podrat. Third Row : c. lvnn, l. brenner, s. liguori, v. de palma, h. lord. h. crook. Second Rozo: c. c. wood, s. riley, n. migliaccio, c. hall, j. strauss, a. straight, b. batty, I. BLAZAR, C. ML ' RDOUGH, W. ARMSTRONG. Front Row: g. shafran, ii. cokin, m. hyson, o. s. sulkin, n. abbenante, g. sulkin. The Student Band Lcadcr-Manapcr S. Edward Sulkin Faculty Advisor . . Capt. Paul D. Carter The Student Band, organized in the Fall of 1928 by S. Edward Sulkin, has most faithfully played at all athletic contests, even accompanying the teams to Connecticut and Brown for the contests there. This unit, arrayed in the uniforms they provided for themselves, has added very much to the pep and gusto char- acteristic of the games during the past year. For the basketball games in the new gymnasium a twelve-piece orchestra was formed, which played the latest popular numbers as well as the college songs. Long may the spirit of the members of the Student Band continue to fire our student body with enthusiasm and keep up the true Rhode Island spirit at all games ! One Hundred Thirty Back Roiv: l. dexter, j. Armstrong, f. sullaway. Fourth Rotv: t. murphy, r. farrow, a. mccarville, f. Patrick, h. cokin. Third Rote: w. kellf.her, j. hammond, d. bunce, b. mayhew, h. kreinick. Second Rom: m. kearns, h. viall, b. nichols, b. lee, g. sulkin, r. staples. First Row: f. wright, w. mokray, a. smith, d. o’connor, a. iiaskins, ii. willis. Beacon Board Editor Arthur Z. Smith. ' 29 Assistant Editor William G. Mokray, ' 29 Associate Board Andrew McCarville. ' 29, Alumni James Armstrong, ' 30 Campus Hope Willis. ' 30, Co-Ed Matthew Kearns, ' 30, Sports Francis Wright, ' 30, Intercollegiate Horace Kreinick, ' 30, Feature Contributing Board Mary Kelly, ' 29 Mildred Wine, ' 29 Donald Bunce, ' 29 News Staff Paul Dugall, ’31 Bert Lee, ' 31 Muriel Fletcher, ' 31 Marjorie Mayhew, ' 30 Madeline Pressoir, ' 31 Harriet Viall, ’30 Robert Staples, ’31 T HOMAS M URPHY, ' 31 Francis Patrick, ' 31 George Sulkin, ' 31 Hyman Cokin, ’31 William Kelliiier, ’31 Barbara Nichols, ' 30 Robert Sherman, ' 31 Chester Lynn, ' 31 Richard Cole, ’31 Genevieve Fogarty, ’31 Advertising Manager Martin P. McCue, ' 30 Lincoln Dexter, ’31 Fred Sullaway, Business Staff Advertising Manager Benjamin Mayhew, ' 30 Ralph A. Farrow, ' 31 John Hammond, ’31 One Hundred Thirty-one Rear Rote: l. dunn, u. pickersgill, b. mayhew, r. martin, r. conkin, r. dimmer, c. munroe, g. sulkin Third Roiv: lee, t. farkas, a. todd, e. littlefield, i. Fleming, b. brand, a. kevorkian Second Row: a. tew, b. snell, b. Thompson, r. mokrav, m. coombs, l. iianley, e. crandall, A. DYSON, H. VIALL Front Roie: t. wright, c. mackay, d. bunce, r. coombs, w. murphy, e. munster, c. hoxie, m. wine Phi Delta W. H. Murphy E. II. Munster R. L. Coombs D. A. Bunce President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Phi Delta offers an outlet to students interested in dramatics. Under a revised policy Phi Delta presents a big play in the fall shortly after opening of school, a Freshman play or series of one-act plays coached by students after Christmas, an assembly play during spring, and a big play on the Friday of Prom Week. One Hundred Thirty-two grT STATE Back Row : s. epstein, f. frankland, l. Robinson, h. droitcour. Front Row: e. olsson, r. conklin, t. k. wright, d. a. o’con.vor, c. pray, h. hochman. The Men’s Debating Society T. K. Wright President D. A. O’Connor Secretary-Treasurer The Debating Society includes in its membership all men who participate in a recognized debate. The Society fosters inter-class, inter- fraternity, and inter- collegiate debating. One Hundred Thirty-three Back Row: j. clover, h. pearson, b. mavhew, p. cieurzo, p. carroll, w. macdougald, m. kearns. Front Row: h. armburst, t. pykosz, c. macoun, vv. trumbull, s. szulik, r. con run. Men’s Student Council Creighton E. Magoun President Kenneth H. Mackenzie Vice-President William B. Trumbull Secretary-Treasurer The Student Council regulates Freshmen, enforces rules, and cooperates with the College officials in student matters. One Hundred Thirty-four Back Roiv: w. mc clean, j. iieuberger, e. long, r. bruce, a. ernst, h. droitcour. Third Row: c. lazarek, a. smith, t. pykosz, a. hurwitz, m. kearns, h. cragan, g. cooks, j. tennant. Second Row: m. mccue, w. mokray, v. trumbull, s. szulik, l. hersey, a. peterson, s. epstein. First Row: r. howes, k. Mackenzie, c. pray, c. magoun, d. galvin, o. conroy. R. I. Club Creighton F. Magoun President Charles F’ray Vice-President Donald Davidson Secretary-Treasurer The R. I. Club embodies in its membership all those who have been awarded letters in college athletics. Its purpose is to stimulate and encourage the growth of athletics at the College. One Hundred Thirty-jive The Battalion COMMANDANT Pai l D. Carter, Captain. Inf., D.O.L. STAFF Ulmont W. Holly, Lieutenant, D.O.L. Jesse M. Prime, Master Sergeant. D.E.M.L. Augustus Friel, Sergeant, D.E.M.L. HEADQUARTERS DETACHMENT Lawrence F. McClusky Major Joseph M. Santoro Adjutant BAND SECTION Donald L. Langworthy . Drum Major Simon R. Sulkin 1st Sergeant COMPANY “A” Captain W. H. Murphy, Company Commander C. H. Tolson First Sergeant First Platoon F. P. Potter Platoon Leader Assistant Platoon Leader C. H. Holland Platoon Sergeant C. J. Dummer Right Guide .... J. H. O’Hare Left Guide .... Second Platoon J. Y. Heubercer . R. B. Cornell W. J. Callahan . E. W. Coombs . M. R. Lettieri COMPANY " B” Captain C. F. Magoun, Company Commander G. R. Champlin, First Sergeant First Platoon Second .Platoon C. F. Teed Platoon Leader B. P. Moran M. T. Monahan . Assistant Platoon Leader . . W. E. Mackenzie E. E. Davenport .... Platoon Sergeant C. E. Hoxie R. Haines Right Guide H. Maineli.1 L. F. Dunn Left Guide E. G. Silven First Platoon T. A. Halpin . R. C. Conklin . J. H. Cracan V. CL Bradshaw A. S. Glenn First Platoon A. J. McCarville J. E. Olsson D. R. Willard . J. R. Davis H. Keleer COMPANY “C” Captain A. E. Peterson, Company Commander F. G. Lee, First Sergeant Second Platoon ■ Platoon Leader T. F. Power Assistant Platoon Leader . . . . A. D. Hunter Platoon Sergeant . . . . C. E. Flaherty • Right Guide C. E. Flaherty • • Left Guide A. F. Hjelstro.m COMPANY “D” Captain W. J. Fleming, Company Commander P. B. Winsor, First Sergeant Second Platoon Platoon Leader . . H. N. Armbrust . Assistant Platoon Leader .... G. I. Cook Platoon Sergeant . . H. A. Droitcour • R“JM Guide R. H. Perry . Left Guide E. O. Osterlund One Hundred Thirty-seven The R. O, T. C. A resume of the recent history of the Battalion at Rhode Island State College shows that much progress has been made in the Military Department. The College has attained distinguished rank three times ; then the War Department discontinued both the rank of distinguished college and the annual inspection by officers of the Washington department. Under the new system Corps Area officers inspect all the units in their respective areas, instead of the few picked colleges of the old system. In 1925, the Battalion was under the command of Student Major Ralph Shaw ; in 1926, under Student Major William Marcaccio; and in 1927, under Student Major H. Vernon Van Valkenburg. Much credit for the progress of the Battalion is due to these three men as the R. O. T. C. received distinguished rank under all three. In 1928, under the new system, Student Major Wilhelm Johnson took com- mand, and the unit showed such marked ability that it was highly praised by the Corps Area Inspectors. This year the unit has increased in size to four companies and , with Student Major Lawrence McClusky at the helm, promises to surpass those of previous years. The Battalion has a large group of exceptionally able student officers to complete its complement. As a part of this year’s work the students have adopted regulation garrison belts, and highly polished brass buttons. The band, the best ever produced here, has new trappings of white web material, with leggings to match. This equipment has done much to make the “snappy” appearance upon which the unit has been complimented this year. For the past two years the unit has paraded in Providence on Armistice Day, and both times was praised highly by the officers of the State for their impressive showing. The greatest credit, however, is due to the regular Army Commandants in charge. Their unflagging effort, and indomitable enthusiasm has aroused an unprecedented interest on the part of the students. To them the College owes a debt. One Hundred Thirty-eight 1TATE Back Row: f. lee, n. tarbox, e. long, a. glenn, j. o’hare. Fifth Row: c. flaherty, g. bean, d. davidson, c. hoxsie, h. cobeille, j. davis, e. davenport, j. glover, H. DROITCOUR, A. PETERSON. Fourth Row: d. willard, l. dunn, w. Fleming, p. winsor, c. tolson. Third Row: c. teed, u. mainelli, e. calahan, r. conklin, d. langworthy, a. mccarville. Second Row: t. power, t. halpin, d. hunter, r. Cornell, f. potter, e. olsson, m. monahan, j. heubercer, B. MORAN, H. ARMBRUST, J. SANTORO. First Rmu: c. magoun, h. cragan, w. murphy, capt. carter, lieut. holley, g. cook, w. mac kenzie, L. MCCLUSKEY. Officers’ Club W. H. Murphy . J. Cragan . G. I. Cook . W. E. Mackenzie President Vice-President Secretary T reasurer All members of the advanced course are enrolled in the Officers’ Club, which has for its purpose the development of the Military Department. The Club con- ducts the annual Military Ball, one of the best dances of the year. One Hundred Thirty-nine Third Roiv: s. ligouri, k. hyson, c. Lawrence, a. getz, a. i.evi Second Row : a. d ' orsi, a. cushman, w. mckenzie, h. crook, p. Lyons, j. xavier Trout Row: h. droitcour, r. conklin, a. peterson, g. sulkin Glee Chib Richard C. Conklin Manager Howard A. Droitcocr ....... Assistant Manager Georgf. R. Sulkin Assistant Manager Alden E. Peterson Leader George Fielding Pianist The Glee Club goes on an annual barnstorming tour and perforins in a manner which brings much credit to Rhodv. This is brought about by the frequent rehearsals which the organization holds weekly in Edwards Hall. Much credit is due to Mr. Anthony, the director. One Hundred Forty Rear Row: greene, c. easterbrooks, v. hindley. Third Rozv: p. winsor, a. gallonio, a. coon, a. judkins, g. t. Johnson, m. kearns. Second Rozv: h. burnett. c. pagella, u. spadetti, a. haskins, e. ziochouski, j. di sano, e. aceto. First Rozv: r. cahill, t. lloyd, prof, anderson, f. caulkield, a. smith, h. gerlach. The E. E, Society Frank Caulfield President Thomas Lloyd Vice-President Arthur Z. Smith Secretary-Treasurer The E. S. Society, comprising all advanced students in Electrical Engineering, is a branch of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers. Its weekly meetings are devoted to technical lectures, moving pictures, and frequent inspection trips. One Hundred Forty-one 1 caf Back Row: d. Calvin, w. callahan, f. frankland, c. prav, h. droitcour Middle Roiv: o. gobeille, r. hovves, c. teed, vv. Fleming, d. hunter, e. olsson, o. gay. Front Roiv: w. mac kenzie, c. lazarek, prof, wales, l. mc clusky, m. irons, d. langworthy. The M. E. Society L. F. McClusky President C. Lazarek Vice-President Milton Irons ......... Secretary-Treasurer The Mechanical Engineering Society meets monthly, having lectures and mov- ing pictures of technical interest. Frequent trips are made to plants in nearby cities where the installations are the subject of study. One Hundred Forty-two Back Roi v: j. riccio, j. glover, r. bruce, j. moran, a. mccarville. Third Roiv: r. Cornell, n., j. johnston, r. fox, j. tennant. Second Row: j. Mackenzie, a. catudal, h. mainelli, f. potter, w. macdougald, e. davenport. First Row: n. higginson, j. santoro, prof. Randolph, w. trumbull, j. o ' hare, j. davis. Civil Engineering Society William B. Trumbull President James O’Hare Vice-President Joseph Santoro Treasurer Norman Higginson Secretary The Civil Engineering Society comprises all advanced students in the course, and conducts a series of lecture meetings and trips throughout the year. Matters of technical interest are discussed with the aid of motion pictures. One Hundred Forty-three ftTE r, n U£o E| Fifth Row: w. tabor, r. belmont Fourth Row: a. suter, a. powell, f. turla, e. anderson Third Row: j. zak, f. panciera, t. visgilio, t. halpin, w. gajdys. s. sulk in Second Row: h. armbrust, d. bunce, m. faella, t. pykozy, g. bean, a. ravenelle, g. sulkin Front Row: s. brucker, w. murphy, c. magoun, s. szulick, h. kreinick, g. fogartv Chem Society C. F. Magoun S. W. Szulick W. H. Murphy H. C. Kreinick President Vice-President Treasurer Secretary This organization holds frequent meetings at which speakers are heard expounding the facts and fancies of the ancient and honorable science of Chemistry. One Hundred Forty-four ffPirr Back Row: x. blackmax, a. kevorkiax, h. b. scott, g. armeno, s. epstein. First Row: v. lind, a. hurwitz, j. heuberger, f. davies. Biological Society Horace W. Magoun President Bert Lee ........... Vice-President Frances Davies Secretary Edgar Lind Treasurer The Biological Society is a new organization on the campus, being organized by the members of the biological courses for the purpose of presenting lectures and pictures of a technical nature. It has prospered in its first year. One Hundred Forty- fire Fifth Rozv: h. lawton, f. lee, p. wicgenhauser, l. dexter, e. dlckworth Fourth Row: w. keu.eher, m. balnicki, h. thatciikr, l. robinson, c. fi.aherty Third Row: c. lynn, h. cragan, w. mokray, b. mayhew, a. conklin, p. dugall Second Rozv : n. hochman, r . o’connor. i. Fleming, m. o’connor, e. niebloom. m. monaiian, G. ORMISTON, H. STEINLE Front Rozv : dr. newman, a. ernst. h. cokin, v. fogarty, e. munster, j. chapman, PROF. ROCKAFF.LLOW, PROF. HOOD Economist Climb E. H. Munster . John Chapman . Veronica Fogarty Hyman Cokin . President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer The business organization on the campus is the Economist Club, having aims similar to the technical societies. The club provides several lectures during the year by competent authorities. One Hundred Forty-si) Back Row: w. martin, c. Lawrence, l. brown, t. edic. Third Row: a. judge, t. gleason, h. lewis, j. briggs, n. mac mullen. Second Row: vv. moody, r. farrow, w. Farnsworth, e. patterson, j. hammond, j. whitman, j. rf.go. First Row: m. fletcher, j. Armstrong, c. hoxsie, l. fiersey, m. price, h. mitchell. The Aggie Club Leroy Hersey President Clarence Hoxie Vice-President Tames Armstrong Secretary Minard Price . Treasurer The Aggie Club is noted for its refreshment meetings and runs the first major dance of each year. Bawls. The Club One Hundred Forty-seven Sixth Row: j. briggs, smith, a. coshman, c. Armstrong, k. potter Fifth Row: s. fiske, f. tabor, hiscox, t. edic, c. wood, g. batty Fourth Roll ' : A. COLLI SON, w. moody, e. thurber, g. silvan, dexter, H. PRATT, j. PUTNAM Third Ro-w: h. pickersgill, e. m unroe, r. martin, r. patterson, o. herzig, j. reid Second Row: r. weight, f. sulloway, e. vaughn, k. Thompson, h, steinle, a. haskins, H. DROITCOUR, C. HOXIE Front Row: dr. browning, chef stowell, r. farrow, d. bunce, prof, hetherington, h. scott De Molay Club I). A. Bunce R. Farrow . H. Scott C. E. Hoxie President I ice-Presidcnl Secretary T reasurcr This club, formed in 1924, is playing an increasingly important part in the campus social life. The annual dance is always a very enjoyable affair, and this year a minstrel show was put over. Rear Rour: prof. ladd. l. kinney, prof. hood. Third Roiv: w. moody, clarence hoxie, h. jernquist, j. pembf.r, c. wilden. Second Row: w. adams, prof, brown, prof, anderson, l. k. stowell. Front Row: prof. s. hetherington, e. olsson, n. tarbox, dr. browning. The Masonic Club J. Edwin Olsson Nathaniel F. Tarbox Stanley W. Hetherington George E. Adams President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Since its formation in 1921, the Masonic Club has enjoyed a steady growth, its purpose being to foster the Masonic interests among the faculty and students of the College. One Hundred Forty-nine The College Orchestra S. Edward Sulkin Manager Nicholas Abbenante Assistant Prof. Ralph E. Brown, Faculty Advisor The College Orchestra has passed through five years of successful perform- ances, and this year, under the management of S. Edward Sulkin, it has per formed in conjunction with the Rhode Island State College Players at the various dramatic performances. The repertoire of the Orchestra has been materially increased and they have been able to play several of the outstanding overtures at the Assembly hour. The Orchestra has always performed for the various college functions with the spirit and cooperation necessary for the success of the various presentations. MEMBERS Hyman Cokin, Violin Genevieve Fogarty, Violin ISADORE PODRAT, Violin Harry J. Prebluda, Violin Louis Lombardi, Violin Morris Levy, Violin Nicholas Abbenante, Piano H. V. Crook, Clarinet Joseph Strauss, Trumpet Arthur Straight, Trumpet Milton P. Hyson, Trombone Maurice Almff.ldt, Bass S. Edward Sulkin, Saxophone George R. Sulkin, Xylophone Ormond Gay, Drums One Hundred Fifty The Rhode Island State College Players Stage Director . . George R. Sulkin Stage Manager Daniel Di Cenzo Business Manager . Donald Bunce Property Manager, Lin wood Brown Advertising Mgr., S. Edward Sulkin Director, . Mrs. Roy Rawlings Faculty Advisor, Prof. Herman Churchill The Rhode Island State College Players were organized for the purpose of developing students in stage technique, of such a professional type as to permit them to appear successfully in public. The plays chosen by this group are plays which represent some period in the development of the Drama, and are presented after a careful study of the interpretation. The Players are the only group to present themselves before an audience in Providence on the stage of the theatre. This group presents the annual Com- mencement play each year. One Hundred Fifty-one Back Row: e. mc manus, n. dunn, l. hanley, w. kimber, c. mackay. Front Ron •: m. crandall. r. bishop, m. o’connor, c. focarty. Women’s Student Council Margaret O’Connor President Ruth Bishop Vice-President G. Fogarty Secretary-Treasurer The Council is the executive body of the Women’s Student Government and acts both as a judiciary committee on rules enforcement, and as a forum for dis- cussion of student matters. One Hundred Fifty-two Rack Row: H. viall, a. todd, m. chase, v. fogarty, b. lee. First Rou : m. n. etc her, r. lee, l. wilcox, a. gladding. Y. W. C. A. Lois Wilcox President Ruth Lf.e Vice-President Muriel Fletcher Secretary Alice Gladding Treasurer Sponsors of the yearly “lolly-pop” day, the Y. W. C. A. annually sends a representative to the Northeastern Women’s Student Conference. The Y. W. is the girls’ religious center on the campus. One Hundred Fifty-three T. K. Wright I. O. Fleming D. A. O ' Connor . President Pice-President Secretary-Treasurer Tau Kappa Alpha is the national debating and forensic fraternity at the College and has for its object the stimulation of interest, and the maintenance of a high standard in forensic work. Varsity debaters only are eligible to membership. Tau Kappa Alpha arranges and executes the schedule of inter-collegiate debates. The Lecture Association Henry N. Armbrust . Joseph H. Cragan Emily Heap Rev. Claude G. Beardslee Prof. John C. Weldin President Pice-President Secretary Treasurer Faculty Advisor Each year the Lecture Association prepares and presents an interesting and instructive series of lectures and entertainments. These are presented at intervals during the quieter portion of the college year, and relieve the monotony of this period. The lectures unfailingly draw a full crowd because of their uniform quality in the past. This year the Association enjoyed particular success. One Hundred Fifty-four Blanket fax Committee Prof. Marshall H. Tyler Chairman Prof. Royal L. Wales ..... Director of Student Activities Mr. Frank W. Kkaney Director of Athletics Prof. John Barlow Secretary and Treasurer The Blanket Tax Committee meets with the financial members of every student organization and allots the yearly quota to each organization. Without its excellent work in supervising and directing expenditures, student activities and athletics would be in a cha otic state of chronic bankruptcy. The committee does an excel- lent job. Women’s Debating Society Margaret O’Connor President Virginia May ... Secretary-Treasurer Organized two years ago, the Society has enjoyed two years of very successful activity. The girls of the Society have been uniformly successful both in their inter-mural and inter-collegiate debating. This year they had already overcome Pembroke and Maine when the Grist went to press. One Hundred Fifty- five The Student Forum Daniel A. O’Connor President William G. Mokray Vice-President Arthur Z. Smith Secretary The Student Forum provides a means for discussion on college matters. Women’s Athletic Association Martha R. Humes President Ruth Lee Vice-President Lucy C. Tucker Treasurer Doris Dyson . Basketball Manager Rosalind Mokray ....... Hockey Manager Mary Chase ......... Baseball Manager The Women’s Athletic Association includes the girls prominent in various sports either in a (flayer or managerial capacity. The Home Economics Club Florence E. Whittaker President Texas MacAndrews Vice-President Ruth Goff .......... Secretary-Treasurer The Home Economics Club provides a medium for the presentation and dis- cussion of home economics subjects. Frecpient meetings and lectures are held. One Hundred Fifty-six Looking Backward ! Sept. 5 : Football training commences. Sept. 11 : Freshmen arrive. Sept. 12: Freshmen register. Sept. 13: Upper-classmen register. Sept. 14: Recitations begin; Freshman Informal. Sept. 15: First Saturday night dance at Lippitt. Sept. 16: Peace reigns (Sunday ). Sept. 17: First Assembly in unfinished Edwards’ Hall. Sept. 21 : First football rally of year. Sept. 22 : Football team loses to Destroyer Force 6-0. Sept. 24 : Dime Day at Assembly for Library magazines. Sept. 25 : Rush Feeds commence. Sept. 26: Aggies plan Bawl. Sept. 27 : Junior Co-eds give Freshman girls picnic at Ijrrkin’s Pond. Sept. 29: Football team loses to Maine. Oct. 1 : Assembly; Miss Peck speaks of Oxford and England. Oct. 2 : Faculty Tea for new members. Oct. 3: E. E. Society. Prof. Anderson speaks on G. E. at Schenectady. Oct. 4 : Helen Kane’s records storm campus. Oct. 5: Home Management Tea for Senior girls. Oct. 6: Professor Lombardi joins faculty. Oct. 8 : Rushing season ends ; pledgees go Greek. One Hundred Fifty-seven Oct. 9: Andrew Weeden rolls the bones at the Athletic House. Oct. 10: Economists Club considers buying piano. Oct. 1 1 : Campus Club has house dance. Oct. 12 : Eighty-seven in the shade ; football team practices in track suits. Oct. 13: Homecoming Day; New Hampshire beats us 12-0. Oct. 15 : First Senior Class meeting. Oct. 16 : Freshman Social at Kingston Church. Oct. 17 : Engineers go to (ieneral Electric at Lynn. Oct. 18: First Junior Class meeting. Oct. 20: R. I. defeats Naval Training Station 7-0. Oct. 22 : Dr. Carroll speaks at Assembly. Oct. 24 : Beacon drive for more reporters. Oct. 25 : Beta Phi holds Hallowe’en dance. OvT. 26: R. I. Cross Country team defeats Boston University. Oct 27 : Frosh defeat Providence Tech in football. Oct. 29 : Political speeches sponsored by Economists Club. Oct. 30 : Student Council meeting. Oct. 31 : Chemistry Club goes to Everett, Mass. Nov. 1 : Sophomore Class meeting. Nov. 2 : Frosh defeat East Greenwich Academy 24-0. Nov. 3: Student Council sentences forty-two Freshmen to labor. Nov. 4: Board track planned by Athletic Association. Nov. 5 : Aggie Bawl ! Nov. 6: Armistice Day; R. O. T. C. parades in Providence. Nov. 7 : Freshman Class meeting ends in riot. Nov. 8: Freshman Class meeting ends in orderly fashion. One Hundred Fifty-eight gtATE Nov. 9: “Light nin’ ” presented by Lecture Associatio . Nov. 10: Two fraternities hold house dances. Nov. 12: Beacon announces Model Ed and Co-ed contest. Nov. 13: Glee Club completes personnel. Nov. 14: Phi Kappa Phi initiates new members. Nov. 15 : First Grist pictures taken. Nov. 16: Kingston Players present. " The Brat.” Nov. 17 : Football team loses to Connecticut 24-0. Nov. 18: Sunday movies at village church! Nov. 19: “Tip” Taylor and Dr. Weldin speak at Assembly. Nov. 20: Polygon discusses new rushing rules. Nov. 21 : Senior Class meeting ; Grist discussed. Nov. 22 : Sun ; hail : snow ; rain. Nov. 23: Phi Delta presents. “Twelfth Night.” Nov. 24 : R. I. scores on Brown ! ! Nov. 25 : Edwards Hall dedicated. Nov. 26: Sophs lose to Frosh in football 12-7. Nov. 27 : Associated Press features “Frosh Fracas.” Nov. 28: Thanksgiving vacation ! Nov. 29 : Chef gives ten students turkey dinner. Dec. 6: Billy W illiams plays accordion for Lecture Association. Dec. 8: R. I. defeats New Bedford Textile to open basketball. Dec. 10 : K. I. defeats Connecticut in dual debate at home and away. Dec. 12: Y. W. plays Santa Claus to thirty-two Peacedale children. Dec. 13: Ten-page Sophomore Beacon appears; best class issue ever! Dec. 14: Sophomore Hop! One Hundred Fifty-nine sRte c.wiJJ Dec. 15: Phi Kappa Phi entertains honor students. Dec. 17 : R. I. defeats Naval Training Station 44-32 at basketball. Dec. 18: Fraternities hold Christmas parties; Beta Phi carols. Dec. 19: Christmas vacation ! Jan. 2: Zeta Phi Alpha becomes Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Jan. 3: Vacation over ; classes begin. Jan. 5: Bitterly cold rainy night. Jan. 8: Keaney announces football and cross country letter men. Jan. 11 : Basketball team defeats Boston University. Jan. 12: Co-ed debaters defeat Pembroke. Jan. 14: Rev. Wilmot speaks on religion at Assembly. Jan. 15 : Fraternity League begins to be exciting. Jan. 16: R. I. defeats Worcester Polytech. 39-16. Jan. 17 : Rifle Team discontinued for year, lacking facilities. Jan. 18: R. I. defeats St. Stephens, 45-26. Jan. 19: Frosh defeat Durfee, 29-14. Jan. 20: Delta Sigma Epsilon becomes Phi Mu Delta. Jan. 21 : Marionettes presented at Lecture Program. Jan. 27 : Home Management party. Jan. 29: Mid-year exams. Feb. 2 : Alumni Advisory Council confers with students. Feb. 3: Prof. Webster recovers from his illness and returns. Feb. 4: Delta Alpha Psi holds Valentine dance. Feb. 6 : Theta Chi begins to eat in its own house. Ff.b. 7 : Faculty decreases number of student body. Feb. 8: DeMolay dance ; Hoxie skids. One Hundred Sixty Feb. 9 : R. I. defeats Maine, 48-28. Feb. 14 : R. I. defeats Northeastern 38-34. Feb. 19: R. I. defeats Connecticut at Kingston. Feb. 18: O’Connor vs. O’Connor at Assembly. Feb. 19: Senior Class questionnaire. Feb. 20: Alpha Epsilon Fi wins first fraternity game in four years. Feb. 21 : Military Ball. Best ever! Feb. 22 : Frosh defeats Sanborne Seminary. Feb. 24: R. I. defeats Northeastern at Boston in two overtime periods. Feb. 27 : Harwood Steele speaks on “The N. W. Mounted Folice.” Feb. 28: Frosh defeat Cranston, 25-15. Mar. 2 : R. I. loses to Connecticut at Storrs ; bad blizzard. Mar. 3 : Sleet makes trees beautiful. Mar. 5. Senior questionnaire results published ; campus agog. Campus Club becomes Phi Beta Chi. Mar. 1 1 : Frexy praises Keanev’s sportsmanship. Mar. 12 : Frosh defeat Sophs in basketball. Mar. 13: X. K. Thomas speaks to Economists Club on “Forests. " Mar. 15: Kingston Flayers present, “The Servant in the House.” Mar. 16: R. I. defeats Brown in basketball. Mar. 17: Aggie Club forms baseball team. Mar. 18: State of Washington extolled at Assembly by great woman educator! Mar. 19; Delta Zeta entertains Sigma Kappa and Chi Omega. Mar. 20: Frosh elect staff for Freshman Beacon. Mar. 21 : Beacon publishes its Scotch issue. Mar. 22 : Beacon elections ! One Hundred Sixty-one Mar. 23 : Pan-Hellenic. Mar. 25: Dr. Marsh of Boston University speaks on the “Magical Personality” at Assembly. Mar. 26: Student Council condemns Frosh to coal pile. Mar. 27 : Prexy banquets basketball team. Mar 28 : Easter vacation begins ! April 2: Drill begins again for Army! April 4: DeMolay initiates nine. April 5 : Interscholastic Track Meet planned by Keaney. April 7 : Dugall swims in thirty acres and comes home sans trousers. April 8: Judge Lee speaks on “Justice in America” at Assembly. April 9: Phi Delta chooses cast for “Tons of Money.” April 10: Mr. Rockafellow is made Beacon adviser. April 11 : " Trelawny of the Wells” given by the Dramatic Society. April 12: Glee Club goes to Stonington. April 13 : Basketball benefit dance in new gym. April 14: SNOW! April 16: R. I. loses in triangular debate. April 17 : Gratton and DeBucci speak at Economists Club. April 20: R. I. defeats Arnold 7-1 to open baseball season. April 25: Frosh Bcac on issue ! April 27 : Baseball team defeats Northeastern. 3-1. The rest of the year is in the hands of the gods. Selah ! One Hundred Sixty-two As They Look to Us Owen Conroy — Most handsome man. Ruth Coombs — Most popular woman. Esther Crandall — Most Versatile " wom- an. Doris Dyson — Most scholarly woman. Samuel Epstein — Most versatile man. Thomas Hatpin — Most likely bachelor. Lucy Hanley — Wittiest woman. Margaret Hanley — Best dancer. Emily Heap — Most thorough lady. Annette Henshaw — Best dressed. John Heuberger Best dressed. Martha Humes — Most beautiful, most respected, best all round athlete. Alec Hurwitz — Best all round athlete. Mary Kelly — Best natured. Lawrence McClusky — Most scholarly and brilliant man. Maurice Monahan — Best natured man. Betty Munster — Most collegiate wom- an. Margaret O’Connor — Most brilliant, most likely to succeed, and done most for Rhode Island. Daniel O’Connor — Most likely to suc- ceed. Alden Peterson — Most collegiate and best dancer. Lewis Palmer — Most original and wit- tiest man. William Trumbull — Best all round, most respected, most thorough gen- tleman, most popular. Kenneth Wright — Done most for Rhode Island. Mildred Wine — Most original " woman. One Hundred Sixty-three STATE r.(MAjE S£| Alpha Tau Gamma Founded at Rhode Island Chapter Established 1929 FRATERIN FACULTATE Prof. Joseph W. Ince FRATRES IN COLLEGIO 1929 Theodore F. Pykosz 1930 Stanley J. Szulick Alphonse W. Ravanelle William J. Callahan Michael J. Faella 1931 Charles Pagella Albert H. Suter William J. Gaidys Martin J. Balnicki John P. Clarner Daniel Di Cenzo 1932 Alfred T. Ciccione Joseph 1 . Costanza Merton L. Whatley Albert Carlotti Lionel J. Demers Harold C. Giles Thomas Bliss Wilfred Pellitier Anthony Colletti George A. Thompson William O’Brien Thomas Inza Walter Moran One Hundred Sixty-four rjrf gTATE meu3ES l| Alpha Tan Gamma As this issue of the Grist goes to press, a new fraternity has its birth. Under the leadership of several earnest leaders of the dormitory group, several men recently petitioned the college committee on fraternities for a charter. Simultaneously, they requested the recognition of the Polygon, which group has the privilege of passing on the desirability of any such group which might desire admission. The matter was carefully considered by them and it was unanimously agreed by members of all the fraternities that the petitioning group be recognized and be extended the right of membership in the Polygon. Upon this action, the college committee on fraternities approved the petition, and the group of Alpha Tau Gamma came into official being, announcing their birth as a lusty youngster by a banquet on the evening of May sixth. Their present plans are well developed, negotiations for a house being already under way. The new fraternity expects to start the new year in their own home, with their organization complete in every respect, ready to “rush” pledgees next year, in friendly competi- tion with their older Greek brethren. The celerity and efficiency with which the business of organizing the new group has been carried out speaks well for their leadership, and since only two of their men are graduating with the present class, they should be able to start next Fall on a par, as far as membership strength is concerned, with the other fraternities. The officers of the present Grist take particular pleasure in welcoming the new fraternity to our midst, are pleased to be the editors of the first annual to record its admittance to the Polygon. The organization of the new society is perhaps, the outgrowth of the recent activity among the fraternities in general, four local social organizations having become affiliated with national groups within the past two years, two of them in the past two or three months. Perhaps this new development is the beginning of a new phase in the cycle of fraternity growth, and the next year may see more activity in formation and nationalization. One Hundred Sixty-five Fraternities at RhocJy The administration of Rhode Island State College definitely favors the frater- nity system, and provides all possible assistance to the Greek organizations. The result is a growth of the student brotherhoods which has kept pace with the develop- ment of the College. East Hall, the only large men’s dormitory, was built in 1909, when the total registration was about 200. To-day the registration is about 550, yet no new dormitories have been built by the College. Two small houses have been leased, it is true, but the ten fraternity houses and two sorority houses provide most of the housing for the increased enrollment. Fraternity progress has been marked by cycles of activity. In the period 1008-1011 Rho Iota Kappa. Theta Chi (originally Sigma Delta), Beta Phi. Delta Alpha Psi. and lambda Chi Alpha (originally Gamma Delta Sigma) came into existence. Then there was an unbroken period until Zeta Pi Alpha (now S. A. E.) and the Campus Club (now Phi Beta ( ' hi) were formed in 1020. Beta Nu Epsilon (now Alpha Epsilon Pi), Delta Sigma Epsilon (now Phi Mu Delta) and Phi Sigma raised their banners in the period 1922 to 1925. Meanwhile the co-eds had been feeling the Greek letter urge. Sigma Tau Delta (now Sigma Kappa) was organized in 1914. Chi Omega began life as Omicron Alpha Alpha in 1918. Theta Delta Omicron blossomed forth in 1924 and became Delta Zeta last year. A flurry of fraternity activity is again present. Last year four groups went national, Alpha Epsilon Pi, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Phi Mu Delta, and Delta Zeta. Just as the Grist goes to press Alpha Tau Gamma has petitioned the College for a charter, and has been approved by the Polygon. Other signs of fraternity activity are made evident by the intention of three fraternities to build new houses in the near future. The innovation of boarding in the house inaugurated by Theta Chi is being considered by other houses and may be adopted by some groups next year. The inter fraternity organization. The Polygon, and its feminine counterpart, The Panhellenic Association, have contributed greatly to the promotion of harmony amongst the groups. One of the important matters decided by the Polygon is the code of rushing rules. Whether next year will witness the formation of more fraternal groups, or whether the present activity will die down for a few years is a question with no answer. It is one of those uncertainties which add zest to life. One Hundred Sixty-six Tenth Annual Aggie Bawl New Barn, November 5 , 1928 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE Leroy Hersey Clarence Hoxie James Armstrong Minard Price J. Armstrong H. Briggs Decorations L. Knowles E. Patterson W. Martin W. Moody A. Judge Program M. Price T. Edic Floor J. Hammond J. Rigo L. Brown Prises M. Fletcher H. Mitchell Patrons and Patronesses L. Hersey Music M. Price Lights C. Hoxie Refreshments G. Farrow H. Lewis J. Whitman Livestock L. Knowles Publicity W. Farnsworth M. Fletcher D. MacMullen H. Mitchell Sophomore Hop Gymnasium, December 14, 1928 COMMITTEE OE ARRANGEMENTS William Kelli her. Chairman Bertha Lee, Chairman Stella Maynard Andrew Hjelstrom George Fielding, Chairman Vero Prestini Everett Duckworth Favors and Programs Chester Lynn, Chairman Mary Chase John Christianson George Ormiston, Chairman Paul Dugall Arthur Straight Refreshments Barbara Kendrick, Chairman Muriel Fletcher Genevieve Fogarty Virginia Lovejoy Patrons and Patronesses Dr. and Mrs. Howard Edwards Dr. and Mrs. Harold Browning Prof, and Mrs. John Weldin Capt. P. J. Carter and Miss Sally Coyne Prof. Herbert Emery and Miss Ethel Brum mage J. Eric Blaney and Miss Helen Weaver One Hundred Sixty-eight Military Ball New Armory, February 21st, 1929 COMMITTEE OF ARRANGEMENTS Cadet Major L. F. McClusky, Executive Chaperone Cadet Capt. A. E. Peterson Refreshments Cadet Lieut. T. A. Halpin Decorations Cadet Lieut. A. J. McCarville Cadet Srgt. F. G. Lee Cadet Srgt. C. G. Tolson Floor Cadet Srgt. C. F. Hoxie Cadet Srgt. L. F. Dunn Cadet Srgt. C. E. Flaherty Finance Cadet Capt. W. H. Murphy Cadet Capt. C. W. Magoun Cadet Lieut. A. D. Hunter Cadet Lieut. F. P. O. Potter Programs Cadet Lieut. B. P. Moran, Jr. M usic Cadet Maj. L. F. McClusky Cadet Lieut. D. A. Langworthy Guests of Honor Governor and Mrs. Norman S. Case Maj. Gen. Preston C. Brown and Staff Col. W. B. Burtt Brig. Gen. Arthur C. Cole and Staff Col. Cyril D. Wells and Staff Chaperones Dr. and Mrs. Howard Edwards Capt. Paul D. Carter Miss Sarah Coyne Lieut and Mrs. U. W. Holly Prof, and Mrs. Herman Churchill One Hundred Sixty Junior Promenade Lippitt Hall, May 10, 1928 COMMITTEE OF ARRANGEMENTS Wallace B. McLean, Chairman Favors Music Frances M. Davies Lawrence F. McClusky Reception Decorations F. Evelyn Whittaker Donald A. Bunce Floor Nicholas Abbenante Patrons and Patronesses Dr. and Mrs. Howard Edwards Mr. and Mrs. Herman Churchill Governor and Mrs. Norman Case Mr. and Mrs. F. Delmont Tootell One Hundred Seventy Acknowledgment To the following people the Grist Board tenders its sincere appreciation for the assistance and advice received from them in the publication of this, the 1929 Grist. THE E. A. JOHNSON COMPANY, printers of the Grist, and to Mr. R. H. Christopher, whose untiring effort and ready suggestions have been invaluable. TULLY ' S VOGUE STUDIO for Mr. Tully’s ready and kindly assistance and co-operation at all times. THE CRAHAN ENGRAVING CO. and to Mr. Marcus Crahan, whose assistance in securing art designs and readiness to maintain engraving schedules has been of great assitance. WILLIAM GEORGE MOKRAY, ’29, who, although not a member of the Grist Board, has ever been ready to assist with materials and copy. To those other students who so materially assisted in the work incidental to the publication we extend heartfelt thanks. One Hundred Seventy- The Editors of the 1929 Grist, together with the Business Board, hereby express sincere appreciation for the assistance given by our advertise ers in the PATRONIZE OUR ADVERTISERS One Hundred Seventy-two ifftnifi OUR ADVERTISERS For Successful Home Baking the right choice of baking powder is essential — a baking powder that, in addition to raising the dough in just the proper manner, adds nutritive value to the food. When you use RUMFORD The “Wholesome” Baking Powder everything you bake will be more wholesome, more delicate in texture, more delicious in taste than ever before. RUMFORD always pro- duces the same perfect results at reasonable cost. RUMFORD restores to fine wheat flour the nutritious and health-giving proper- ties removed in the process of bolting. RUM- FORD makes bake days an unqualified delight to thousands of successful happy housewives, because RUMFORD results in real baling perfection V EACH CAN CONTAINS AN ORDER FOR A PRACTICAL COOK BOOK THE RUMFORD COMPANY Rumford, R. I. One Hundred Seventy-four H. M. Brightman 1900 R. H. Brightman 1927 C. A. Dunham Co„ 450 East Ohio Street CHICAGO. ILL. 0=2 Providence Local Branch Old Industrial Trust Bldg. In Our Men ' s Store CLOTHES and that look. well that fit well that wear well Newest styles that will please Rhode Island State College Students — Outlet Priced The OUTLET COMPANY Station WJAR New England Headquarters for MICROSCOPES Eastern Scientific Company Distributors of Scientific Apparata and Chemicals 51 Bassett Street, Providence, R. I. One Hundred Seventy-five It pays to know the complete line of Brown 8C Sharpe Machines, Tools, and Cutters MILLING MACHINES — GRINDING MACHINES — GEAR CUTTING AND HOBBING MACHINES SCREW MACHINES — CUTTERS AND HOBS — MACHINISTS ' TOOLS — GEARS CUT TO ORDER Brown S’ Sharpe Machines and Tools have earned the title, “Standard of the Mechanical World. " You are cordially invited to visit the plant and sec the manufacture of these products at any time. We shall be glad to send a copy of our Catalog upon request. Military Uniforms HELP TO MAKE A DISTINGUISHED COLLEGE THE UNIFORMS FOR THE R. O. T. C. ON THIS CAMPUS ARE SUPPLIED BY SIGMUND EISNER CO. Red Bank, New Jersey One Hundred Seventy-six New Have Providence Baltimore WALDORF T n U°X°E“D°OS CAPS AND GOWNS Waldorf Clothing Co. 212 Union Street, Providence, R. I. Men’s Formal Wear — Exclusively For the Bride and Graduate There are many electrical gifts that will please the Happy Bride or Proud Graduate. A lamp, percolator, waffle iron, grill — any one of many electrical appliances express individuality and give lasting pleasure. SOUTH COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE COMPANY Part of the F{ew England Power Association Compliments of NATIONAL DECORATING COMPANY n- -n Providence, R. I. One Hundred Seventy-sevet FERTILIZERS TRACTORS — DAIRY SUPPLIES POWER LAWN MOWERS — GASOLINE ENGINES Farmer Supplies of All Kinds The W. E. Barrett Co. 89 Canal Street Providence, R. I. BIGELOW, KENT, WILLARD CO. 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