University of Central Oklahoma - Bronze Yearbook (Edmond, OK)

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7 ■II nli.fl.r : ifM ■H ft $ ' ' ; ' w V ' s i ' Tj ' «r.H , 2 w- ■■■ ■■ 3CT IHQDK] 1 C : ' - ' V C M : £t ' ' ;■: . glffl ; ■ ■ ' -■■ ■ ' ' Jforctoorb In years to come, when the members of the Class of ' 2d are journeying along the many divergent paths of life, some traversing the broad highway of success, others — it may be — toiling on through shadow and storm, may this book serve as a bond of common sym- pathy binding us still to the old sweet mem- ories of the past. Though we be scattered to the four quarters of the earth, once more in fancy may we meet in Central ' s halls, sit in her classrooms and hear again the voices of old friends. Once more we mingle with our fel- lows at a party or a frolic, feel the hearty handshake, and see the happy smile. To preserve and revive these memories is the cherished object of our humble attempt to portray the events of the year. If our book but serves this purpose, all our poor but sin- cere efforts will be amply repaid. ' ■■■ ' •■ - -r y-- n J r IBRQNZf ZEQDK) 1 L LTHOUGH he has been with us only a Resident Mitchell has won the ad- vear, miration and love of all. We admire him not only for his accomplishments as a scholar, also for his rare ability as a practical admin- istrator. We love him not only for his deep, genuine interest in our welfare and his con- stant, unwavering- devotion to duty, but also for his quick human sympathy with all our misfortunes and foibles, and for his readi- ness, when occasion offers, to make real sacrifices for us and the school. C. S. N. in her unending search for greater and greater achievement could have no better guide to direct her steps than this man with his noble ideals and his capacity to make real those ideals in his work and in his play. To him, we, the class of 1920, af- fectionately dedicate this Eighth Volume of the Bronze Book. 1920 c J r BRONZE ZBOUK] 1 L JOHN G. MITCHELL, A. M., President i i- . LI920 J r HPONZEi L ORDER DF BOOK! BOOKIL BOOKUT RTtt»-£TiC3 BOOKU BDDK5 1920 . r BRON7E D3EQK] 1 CENTRAL ' S SCHOOL COLORS Sometime early in the fall of 1 895 former President Murdaugh called the attention of the Faculty and the student body to the advisability of select- ing colors for the school — the first ever adopted in Oklahoma, the writer be- lieves. A careful investigation was made of those then in use among the various prominent institutions in the United States that we might avoid copying. With the thought in mind that the colors should be significant, stand for something, be suggestive, the choice fell upon BRONZE and BLUE: Bronze, " The sha- dowed livery of the burnished sun " — the gentle light of intelligence; Blue, the color of the heavens — broad, expansive, suggestive of depth, aspiration, hope, ideals. Their first public, statewide display was at Guthrie when the Hon. John Adams, a prominent lawyer now of Guthrie, then a member of the first class ever graduated from an Oklahoma Educational Institution, represented the school in the first oratorical contest ever held in Oklahoma — the schools taking part being the University, the A. S M. College and " The Normal School for Oklahoma " — now " Central. " I he worthy wearer of the BRONZE and BLUE must be enthusiastic in intelligent service and inspired by noble thought, lofty aspirations and unselfish ideals. EDM1 l ) DANDRIDGE MURDAUGH. J r BRONZE ' _BQO n u L Eighl m ' in u in 3S o 1920 c J r lBHQHZEI book: 1 L Central tate jSormal cijool asit==|3rcsrnt The Legislature of Oklahoma has twice enacted hills with special refer- ence to the institution, organization and course of stud} of " Central " — origin- ally, in the first act, that oi 1891, " The Normal School for Oklahoma. " f o- day, that is its legal and proper name. The first bill, among other items, em- phasized teaching " the rights and duties of citizens. " The first catalog ever printed, in IN95, fur the school, called particular attention to that and soughl to show it to be a fundamental in the curriculum. That catalog was printed in 1895, in the presidency of Edmund Dandridge Murdaugh. Today, under the presidency of John (j. Mitchell, the same is true. The second act, that of [893, enlarged the curriculum and gave the Board of Regents the power to place the school virtually upon a college basis, specifically granting the right to teach any and every branch of Science oi- Literature that may seem advisable. Twenty-seven years ago the school opened its d s with Professor Thatcher as president and sole teacher and just twenty-seven young ladies and gentlemen as students. Today the twenty-seven are nearly all living and among the most prominent and prosperous citizens of our state. The school the first session met on the second floor of a frame build- ing standing on the west side of Broadwa) Avenue and about a block and a half south of the present site of the church. This fact was given to the writer b Professor Thatcher himself and he often pointed out to him the verj building while recounting many of his earl} experiences therein. The school remained in the building mentioned for about two months until the middle oi November, then was moved to the church building in order to obtain better quarters. But again removal became necessary. People at that time were not quite so liberal a they are today. Some oi the members of the congregation objected to the teaching oi " calisthenics, " which they described as dancing and thought led directl) to the infernal regions. President Thacher, an old Grand Army man, had learned the necessity of educating the physical man and therefore refused to permit interference with his curricula. Consequently, removal was again made to a building opposite what is now known as " The Central Hotel, " about half a block west oi the present Mate Lank. I he building — now called " Old North " and fronting the campus looking west — was begun in the summer of 18 2 and in September, 1893, was suf- ficiently advanced tow aid completion to be occupied by teachers and students. 1920 J r BRONZE _BQQKJ 1 a z q 5 Z O pi on J r BRONTE President Thatcher — a gentleman of great energy, marked ability, more than average scholarship and high ideals — felt it his dut to resign at the close of that session because of poor health, and former State Superintendent of Public Instruction in Kansas, George W. Winans, was elected as his successor. Mr. Tatcher, however, remained as professor of mathematics. President Winans ' term only lasted one year and he was followed by Professor Wil- liams of Texas, who resigned at the close of the session of 1894-95. Naturally, such frequent changes operated to the serious disadvantage of the school. In July of that year Edmund Dandridge Murdaugh succeeded to the pres- idency, holding that office for seven years Upon his accession the faculty was enlarged, the Course of study re-or- ganized, the campus laid out, trees set, and the wings to the original building erected. Si ion the school was known far and wide for its high standards, strong faculty, thorough scholarship and excellent training. Naturally this redounded its advantage. Upon his resignation president after president came, the school gradually enlarging and extending its influence as the territory — later the state — de- veloped. The summer term, first opened in the territory, was extended both in time and in curriculum and thousands filled the halls where only a few years before hundreds had worked and studied. The Legislature abolished the original quarter-mill levy, always a varying amount, made larger and definite appropriations more nearly commensurate with the needs of the school, added new buildings, placed it under the charge of the newly instituted Board of Education instead of a small board of regents, and the name was changed to Central State Normal School — five other similar institutions having been created meanwhile. Edmond, the seat of the school, grew in the meantime from a prairie vil- lage of five hundred or six hundred to a city of the " first class, " and today embraces within its limits not les than four thousand inhabitants with palatial homes excellent public schools and beautiful churches. Today Central is known throughout the educational circles of the union for its high standards, splendid ideals, strong faculty, thousands of alumni, po- tent influence and tremendous enrollment, ranking in the last respect among the two or three largest Normal Schools ,,f our country. Its graduates by thousands have filled places o1 honor and trust as lawyers, physicians, min- isters of the gospel, members of the legislature, as business men and as state builders in every walk of life, especially as teachers in district schools, as city and county superintendents, principals and heads of departments in hign schools and even as professors in universities. L Ele " ii I920 2 J r I BRONZE nnK H I ■ ■- - mm } ■$ ' Twelve 1920 c J In the summer I ' M " , the enrollment met the two thousand mark and, for the year, was about three thousand. Today success in every line of proper endeavor — physical, mental and social — perches upon her banner and her old motto " In Front " (originall) an exhortation — not a claim) is literally true. In May, 1919, a new president came to preside over her destiny — John G. Mitchell ' — a gentleman tit wide experiences in the full flesh of seasoned manhood, strong in scholarship, of unblemished character, lofty in aim, ol untiring energy and attractive personality. Already he has won the confidence of students, teachers, the townsfolk, and of the state at large. Under his firm and judicious management a brilliant future looms up. Followed gladly by a large and enthusiastic student body, enjoying rightly the confidence of the alumni and Boafd of Education, we predict for the school, through him, suc- cess almost immeasurable. So, glorying in her past, proud of her present and confident of her future, we say: — " Central! Central! Macte virtute! Esto perpetual " 1920 J J r BRONZE _BQOK] 1 l L S O x at H Z UJ G at m OS CL Fourteen 1920 J r BRONZE DSEQK 1 C Hje Jfuture Appreciating fully the demand being made by the public for profes- sionally trained teachers, for those who have been trained extensively in the science of teaching, the State Board of Education at its meeting December 30, 1919, added two years of college work to the present course. This made her Normal Schools four-year colleges, with the privilege of granting regular college degrees. Following is the resolution adopted by the board: First: The course of study for the Normal Schools of Okla- homa shall be raised to meet the requirements of a four-year col- lege course. Second: That authority be given through the State Board ol Education to the Oklahoma Normal Schools to grant the aca- demic and professional degrees, usually and customarily granted to the graduates of institutions of college rank. Hereafter Central will be a state Teachers ' College. The course offered will meet all conditions necessan from kindergarten to college, inclusive, and the degrees of B. S. and 13. A. will be granted to her graduates. The time has come to meet the demands of our people for men and women to fill positions in every department from superintendences to kinder- garten with those who have been trained for this particular profession. It is apparent that teachers should be especially trained foi leaching just as members of the other professions, as doctors and lawyers, are trained foi their work. A man would not go to a university and take an A. B. or A. M. degree and then attempt to begin the practice of medicine or law without training in his special profession and so it should be with teachers. L Fifteen 1920 c J r I BRONZE »TlK R«»«IT °DltM H A -i : Hi !ML •DORniTORV ii_a gj_|i BSEM 11 ijgy ' n ' MAsiwi ■1 ' " ' iflfe •JCICMCf -HALL • poRfirToRy- 9HHU H W oh 1 li is altogether fitting that teachers who complete the course in a Teach- ers ' College should be granted license to teach. All teachers should make an earnest effort to secure the permanent license. It does not promote the best interest or the profession for teachers to teach on first, second or third grade certificates and on five and ten-year state certificates and continue to have these renewed any more than it would promote the best interest of the pro- fession of medicine or law to have the members of these professions granted licenses on this minimum training to practice their profession. Surely no pro- fession is more important than that which cuts and carves and moulds in the imponderable material of mind and soul. Central State Normal is situated near the geographical center of the state, easily accessible from every direction, has splendid water, superior moral advantages, a larger student body than any other Normal School in the state, a most enthusiastic Alumni and a faculty of college bred men and women, thoroughly devoted to the cause of education. With her wide scope of influ- ence and her recently enlarged curriculum, Central State Normal expects to render a distinct service to the great teaching profession of the State of Okla- homa. L Si vi n tei n . 1920 J r BRONZE L o z f Eightei ' 1920 c J r I BRONZE zensK] 1 L JOHN G. MITCHELL, A. M., President Twenty 1920 . J r BRONZE BOOK B. F. NIHART. A. B. Assistant Professor in Education. . .- 1 I VIMA HARSELLE-ESTILL, A. B. History. o u 1 DMUND I ' VNDRII 01 Ml Kl ' Al (i; LL. M., PI D D. Assistant Professo L i l. W. JEFFRIES, A. B . Ph. B. jn Language rwenl -one 1920 c u J r BRONZE " V n MARGARET McPHEETERS. B. S. Domestic Science. EDGAR WAX, A. B. Mathematic . IL L. B. RAY, A. Education. E. E. TOURTELLOTTE, B. S. Agriculture. Twenty-two 1920 c J r BRONZE 4 A. H. GREENE, Music. F. L. H( IWELL, A. B., Physics and Chemistry. f I !!■ M V. O. WILSON, Ph. B. Manual Training. EDNA FRENSLEY Jl NES, M. L. Penmanship. Twenl i 1920 J !l r I BRONZE W. C. JAMIESON, A. B. Biology. CLARA M. HOWARD, Art. _BQQKJ H MRS. PEARL BANKS-WATSON, A. B. Assistant Professor in English. FRANCIS CORAM OAKES, A. B. English. Twenty-four r bronze: inncs 1 S. J. PAYNE. PED. B. Assistant Professor in Mathematics. BERTHA MATHEWS, A. B. Assistant Professor in Education. L ll ' i 1 JESTON HAMPTON. A. B., A. M. Assistant Professor in History. r I. ROTHENBERGER, A. B. Pn ifessor in Foreign Languages Twenl . 1920 r J r I BRON g u W. E. SCOTT, B. S. Financial Secretary and Director of Correspondence. CARRIE BELL WANTLAND, Physical Training. Twenty-six RUBY CANTON. Librarian. F. O. SEYNN tJR, A. M. Registrar and Assistant Professor in Education r I BRONZE OLIVE THOMAS, B. S. Assistant Professor in Domestic Science. NELLIfc C. BK IAD Secretary to the President. ■ L FANNIE Gl I NN, Assistant in English. ( " .LIEF R. I )TT( I, A. B. Assistant in Physics and Chemistry. . T b en t y-seven . 1920 c J r I BRONZE LORENA HINDES, Critic Teacher, Columbia University. ELSIE COOVER, A. Critic Teacher. L CORA STROUD, B. S. Critic Teacher. VIRGINIA HOWARD, Critic Teacher. Twenty-eighl 1920 n J r BRONZE m i OSCAR BOGUE, Assistant in Music MRS. F. B. COl Assistant Librarian. L LILLIAN Hi ILKE, Assistant in English. I ' l ALL RE1 ' I . Piano. ' - 1 1 ! 1 1 • • . 1920 Ji r BRONZE jano Kj , m n CHARLES W. WANTLAND. A. B. Director of Physical Training, Athletic Coach. I. C. ADAMSON, A. M. Assistant Professor in Mathematics. HARRY PER1CO, Assistant in English and School Printer. MAY BELLE HOWARD. A. B. Assistant Professor in English. Thirty J Central State Normal has been fortunate in the selection of its faculty. Every member has worked faithfully for the best interests of the school. President John G. Mitchell came to us last summer. From the beginning he has been compelled to labor under difficulties, but he has met them all in a straight-forward manner that has caused everyone to trust and believe in him. Not only is he respected and admired by the student body, but the people of Edmond and of the whole state have begun to realize in the short year he has been with us that Central has indeed found a real school man to be its leader. Mr. Mitchell stands for everything that will make a school better from every standpoint. A high standard of scholarship, punctuality and clean ath- letics are just a few things that he has encouraged this year. Professor B. F. Nichart has labored for the good of the school many years. He teaches Pedagogy and Philosophy of Education and exerts a per- sonal influence tor good that is of inestimable value. He has helped train more teachers than any man in the state and is one teacher of whom no student was ever heard to say an unkind word. What a distinction. The life of Dr. E. 1). Murdaugh and the histor) oi C. S. N. are closely interwoven. In the early history of the school he was for seven years its pres- ident. After being connected with other state schools he came back as Profes- sor of Psychology and History of Education. As a scholar he has tew peers in the state; as an instructor in his chosen line, fewer still. He N courtly, polished and cultured as few men are. May he have his expressed wish — permission to spend his remaining years in the school that is so close to his heart. The very name and memory of Professor F. C. Oakes i- synonymous with English in Central Normal. For many years he has been striving by means ol conviction and persuasion to get young men and women to handle the Thirl J r LB RQN Z E ' f ZZ=r- BQ-QE3 Ml English language with greater care, and hopeless indeed, is that one who can remain in his cfass three terms without learning many things of much practical value in speaking or writing. Professor Oakes is editor of " The Vista. " Professor L. 13. Ray is in charge of the Training School and is a man of much influence here. He trains you to be a teacher and then secures you a position. Also he is chairman of the Advanced Standing Committee and in many ways is an indispensable factor in the school. No member of the faculty is better known than Mrs. A. Emma Estill, who is head of the Department " of History. She is the Senior Class Mother who looks after the pedagogical family with much care and interest. During odd moments she finds time to coach all the plays, direct various kinds of enter- tainments, be sponsor for the Shakespeare Club, and do many other things incidental to the administration of a school. Mrs. Estill was one of three women sent as Y. W. C. A. workers overseas by the National Federation ot Women ' s Clubs and is known as a leader of women in the state. Professor Jeffries is one of the very few who have received degrees from Central. For a number of years he has been making Latin a " life " sub- ject even if it is a " dead " language. His many years of efficient work here are a testimonial to the esteem in which he is held, and being still a young man, he promises to set up a record for continuous service. Central would not be the same place without Professor Jamieson, who has charge of the Biology Department. He has been here a long time and hi? cheery smile makes everyone his friend. He isn ' t given to " much speaking " but what he says is with effect. Mr. Jamieson is an able man and worthy of a place on any faculty. He is sponsor for the Senate Club. Professor V. O. Wilson lives, breathes and thinks in terms of Manual Training and no better evidence of the efficiency of his instruction could he produced than the fact that so many of his students are holding responsible positions in the best high schools. He is full of energy and is always going somewhere and in a hurry to get there. He is General Supervisor of Clubs and has done much to promote interest and enthusiasm in public speaking. Professor Wax has charge of the Department of Mathematics. If you wish to divide a Sunday afternoon into three equal parts or find the shortest line between two given boarding houses, he can help you. He served Uncle Sam ' s Navy during the war. Mr. Wax is an able instructor, a bachelor and popular with faculty and students. Professor Tourtellotte is turning out farmers and " farmeiettes " by the dozen. As Professor of Agriculture he fills the position well. He is a young man, the " Pa " of the Senior Class, member of the male quartette and soloist of note, former officer in the army, " auburn haired, " general " good fellow " and as one young lady said, " He put the " g " in go. Thirty-two 1920 BOOK] 1 Mr. Perico has had charge of the print shop most of the year and is a man who knows his business. He is genial, courteous and businesslike. Professor Otto is an instructor in the Science Department. He distin- guished himself in Southwestern Sta.te Normal and is a er able man. He is always pleasant and liked by all. Professor Payne is a big, jovial man who teaches and makes a hobby ol Mathematics. His great task is to get young people to ride with him and not fall off. Everyone likes Mr. Pavne. Miss Margaret McPheeters is in charge of the Domestic Science Depart- ment and teaches the young ladies to make biscuits that won ' t sink. She has had special training in " the A. M. College and is certainly the one for the place. For every function involving " eats " she is invaluable, and no matter how hard she has to work, she always keeps " sweet. " Miss Olive Thomas teaches Domestic Art and many young ladies are learning things that will be of great practical value to them. Miss Thomas is noted for charm of manner and unruffled disposition and is loved by her pupils. For most young men Drawing is a " required " subject, but Miss Clara Howard ' s manner of teaching it almost persuades them that drawing " frog windows " should be their chosen work. She is quiet, pleasant and knows how to get results from some well-nigh hopeless. Miss Ruby Canton has been C. S. N. Librarian for a number of years and she is no doubt the best in the state. If anything new is to be learned in her work, she goes awa to school and learns it. In her classes in Library- Science she gives to her pupils the benefit of her wide range of knowled Miss Lillian Holke was in charge of the Department of Public Speaking until her heart was pierced b) Cupid ' s arrow and she left us, all for the sake of one man. She was succeeded by Miss Fannie Glen, who was well able Jo lake up the work. Both ladies are former students and graduates of Central. L Mr. F. O. Seymour is the very able Registrar who has recorded our grades — -ood. bad and indifferent — during the year. Wr. Seymour is popular. He is obliging and always ready to help a student in distr ess. He spent several months in the army and gained experience which makes him such an lent " personnel officer " here. [_ ' i ' i[ 1 1 1 ■ i i I920 J r I BRONZE ZEESK 11 Mr. Scott, Financial Secretary to the President, was another of Uncle Sam ' s nephews during- the recent troublesome days. He formerly was a teacher with President Mitchell and has made many friends in the short time he has been here. Miss Broad is the smiling stenographer in the President ' s office. It is she who makes most of the " dates " for the activities of the school and knows all the secrets. Miss Pearl Reece taught Piano most of the year and was a friend to all who knew her. Miss Clarissa Coudert is Assistant Librarian. She is always ready to help find a book or assist in any way she can, and is kind and agreeble to everyone. Miss Carrie Belle Wantland directs the Physical Training for the girls. She is very energetic and attracts everyone by her " happy manner. Miss Lucy J. Hampton is a very capable teacher of History. She has been with Central for several years and has charge of the only Normal School Museum in the state. Highly educated and gracious in her manner, Miss Hampton commands attention in any group of people. For a number of years Professor A. H. Green has made music for Cen- tral. Teachers of his kind are hard to find and few students come out of his classes without a higher appreciation of the science of music. He has developed a chorus that is second to none in the state. Mr. Green was for several years organist for one of the largest churches in Oklahoma City. Professor Rothenberger is instructor in Foreign Language and teaches us to " parlez francaise " and also speak Spanish. He comes originally from Switzerland and is a graduate of Chicago University. Professor Rothenberger speaks eight languages and is eminently fitted for his work. Miss Bertha Matthews is instructor in Rural Problems, Nature study and has proved her ability by her successful teaching in Central. She always wears a smile which casts long rays of sunshine into some of the dark spots of — well, whatever happens to be dark and gloomy. Miss Matthews is Sponsor for the Criterion Club. u L Mrs. Pearl Watkins teaches English and the fact that she has been here for several years is proof sufficient that her instruction is valued highly. She is Dean of Women and a real " friend in need " to the young ladies of Cen- tral. Mrs. Watkins gives of her time and energy without reserve and is a valu- tble member of the faculty. in Thirty-foui 1920 J r BRONZE Miss Edna Jones, who teaches Penmanship, has more patience than falls to the lot of two ordinary persons, else she could not try so diligentl} to make real penmen out of some of the " material " in her classes, and, through it all, she wears an encouraging smile that makes you want to learn, even it there were no other motives. Professor Adamson, teacher of Mathematics and Geography, is another who has given many of his best years to Central. Professor Howell is a C. S. N. product and is now in charge of the Science Department. He is a teacher of much ability. As a photographer he is a " dandy " and makes most of our group pictures. Professor Howell is Sponsoi for the Arena and is held in high regard by everyone. Professor C. W. Wantland has coached a championship football team every year of the eight years he has been Athletic Director. He is known as one of " the best in the state and as one who stands for clean athletics. Professor Bogue is instructor in Violin and his solos in assembly during the year have been highly appreciated. Miss Coover is teacher of the Seventh and Eighth grades in the Training School, and she is a good one, too. Her work is thorough and her lessmis ably presented. Miss Hinds is known as one of the best Primary Teachers in Oklahoma and fortunate are the little tots who come under Iter care. She has been in Central before and returned this year to succeed Miss Jarre! who married during ihe term. Miss Stroud teaches the Fifth and Sixth grades and is a valuable mem- ber ot the Training School Faculty. Mis Virginia Howard directs the Third and Fourth grades. She is an ex- cellent teacher and knows her work well. L Thirty-five 1920 1 J r :bednxet A. EMMA ESTILL, Mother. ■ " } E. E. TOURTELLOTTE, Father. U L CARRIE BELLE WANTLAND, Aunt. Thirty-six 1920 c J BOOK.! CLASSES ffi utograpl) _BQQKJ 1 CHARLOTTE GRASS, Calumet, Okla. Quill Club: T. O. K. President, Spring Term; T. O. K. Play; T. O- K. Triumvirate De- bate. " Girls, please hand me the mirror. " OLIVE CLINE, Duncan, Okla. Tsa Mo Ga. ' " Constancy in labor will conquer all dif- ficulties. " PAUL KELLER, Salt Lake City, Utah. Senior Treasurer; Arena, President Winter Term; Senate-Arena Debate; Triangular Debate. " If honor gives greatness, he is as great as a king. " L1LLIE REED, Edmond, Okla. Senior Editor Bronze Book; Vice President Senior Class; Shakespeare President, Fall Term; Shakespeare Play. " A little bit of sarcasm, a little bit of wit. " LYDA BATES, Hailevville. Okla. T. O. K.; T. O. K. Triumvirate Debate. " Consults duty, not events. " ELDA WH1TAKER, Pryor, Okla. Shakespeare President, Spring Term; Secre- tary, Fall Term; Shakespeare Play. " As prone to mischief, as able to perform it. " Thirty-eight LI920 r BRONZE l.i MS K EATON HUNLEY, Edmund. Okla. Art Editor. Bronze Book; T. 0. K. Reporter; T. 0. K. Play. " To borrow is better than to go without. " LETA RUE DEAN, Tyler, Texas. Ass ' t. Editor Bronze Book; Senior Vista Re- porter; Shakespeare. Vice President, Spring Term; Shakespeare Play. ' " Tis long indeed since 1 saw a man. " HAZEL SPEARMAN. Edmond. i Ikla. -.a Mo Ga, President, Fall Term. " She has a smile that won ' t come ofl 1 RANK A. WILLIAMS. Edmond, (Ikla. Senior Play. " Takes things always b the smooth han- dle. " ALMA HAIR. Marietta. I Ikla. " She deters not tomorrow what should be toda NORMA IRENE CRONKITE, Cashion, ' ikla. Triumvirate. " She is gentle, she is sin. but there is mischief in her eye. " Iks- Thirty-nine 1920 bhssie McClelland, Loveland, Oku. Ts;i Mo Ga, Vice President. Spring Term. " Maiden with meek, brown eyes, in whose orb a shadow lies. " ELMA THOMPSON, Snyder, Okla. Triumvirate, President, Fall Term; Trium- virate; T. O. K. Debate. " Deliver me from the contamination of marrige. " KARL SHELTON, Edmond, Okla. Senate; Senate-Arena Debate. " For his heart was his work, and the heart giveth grace unto every work. " MARY DORMAN, Jones, Okla. " The thoughts of you are long, long thoughts. " ZILLAH ANNE GORDEN, Mt. View. Okla. T O. K. Secretary. Spring Term. " She smiles on all alike. " JUAN1TA ALCORN. Oklahoma City, Okla. T. O. K. ; T. O. K. Play; T. 0. K. Debate. " Weighed in the balance and not found wanting. " Forty 1920 c J r U BRONZE BESSIE PAKKEK. " A quiet, but enthusiastic student. " MADGE McWHORTl R, Triumvirate. " Her only crime — that most resplendant hair. " V, I VlcGRANAHAN, Rush Springs, Okla. Business Mgr. Bronze Book; Arena; Senior Play. " It can be said when he departs, he a man ' s life with him. " fERESA McNABB. " Wearing all that weight of learning like a flower. " D( iRi iTIIV II 1 IEHMAN, Quill Club, Vice President Fall Term. " Her loyalty to the college and athletics is unsurpassed " MANILA i ' .l RG1 1 Literary Editor. Bronze Book; Criterion, Vice President, Spring Term. " A prudent girl concealed) her know- ledge. " L I luncan. I U.i I i I ;obb, Ikla. Blackwell, Okla I ' ort y-one 1920 r RPONZE BQQK BSE— B L DAISY OD( ' M, Altus, Okla. Criterion Secretary. Winter Term. " Love letters are the froth of affection. BESSIE WEBB, Altus, Okla. " God bless the boys, I love them all. " Triumvirate. CLAY W. KERR, Frederick, Okla. Senate; Oration, Treasurer. Winter Term; Senior Play. " Whose sight like the sun, all others with diminished lustre shone. " GLADYS LOIS HASKINS, Cushing, Okla. Triumvirate, President Winter Term; Trium- virate-T. O. K. Debate; Quill Club. " Employment and hardship prevent mel- ancholy ■ " EDITHE M. KNOSP. Perry, Okla. T. O. K. Qui " Club. " Gently to hear, kindly to judge. ' IDA E. REYNOLDS, Oklahoma City, Okla. " Let gentleness be my Strong enforce- ment Forty-two 1920 c PAULINE G. WEANT, Ponca City, Okla. Triumvirate, Vice [ ' resident. Full Term; Quill Club; Triumvirate-T. 0. K. Debate. " To myself do 1 mve my fame. " .MARY MORRISETT, Edmund. ' ikla. Ass ' t. Art Editor. Bronze Book; Shakespeare, Vice President. Winter Term. Treasurer hall Term; Shakespeare Play. " In maiden meditation fancy free. " IAY CROWLEY. Calumet, Okla. Senate. " Still treads upon the heels of pleasure. " NOTA BATES. Grandfield. Okla. T. O. K. ; Quill Club. " Must our purses always be light and our hearts be l.e. v ; " MINNIE KATE GUTHRIE, Mangum, Okla. r. I ' . K. Good nature is worth more than know- ledge. " MARGAR ET FRANK. Oklahoma City, Okla. Tsa 1 " Or sweetest songster, fancy ' s child, war- bles his native wood-notes wild. " L -three . 1920 . -BQ0KJ 1 MYRTLE LINDSEY, Elmore City, Okla. Triumvirate. " Gay. happy, vivacious is she. " ANNA LACEY. Edmond, ( ikl.i. Criterion, President. Fall Term. ' " She never does anything by halves BERNARD MERCER LEWIS. Edmond, Okla. Club Editor Bronze Book; Senate; Senior Play. " A workman that need not be ashamed ul his handiwork. " HAZEL CARVER, Hennessey, Okla. " The price of wisdom is above rubbies. " EVA LUDW1CK, Keefetun, Okla. Triumvirate; Triumvirate-T. O. K. Debate. " Great works are performed by persever- ance. " VIRGINIA M. deMUNBRUN, EI Reno, Okla. Tsa Mo Ga. " Lite witlmut laughing is a dreary blank. " Fort -four . 1920 J r c n BRONTE S. GOLDA McCLINTOCK, Kingfisher, Okla. Tsa . lo Ga. President Spring Term; Society Editor Bronze Book; Senior Play. " She ' d rather sleep than eat. " MARY FRANCES MILES, Perkins, Okla. Tsa Mo Ga. " Ccme and, trip it as you go, on the li ht fantastic toe. " CRAWFORD SPEARMAN. Edmond, Okla. Arena; T. O. K. Play; Senior Play. " Noted tor his wit. and feared for his pranks. " ONA BREWER. Wynnewood, Okla " Tender and true, one of the few. " CORA WRIGHT. " She never troubles another for what she can do herself. " M ln, I INGRAM loke Editor Bronze Book; Shakespeare. Vice President. Fall Term: Shakespeare Play. " Hearts they ache, all lor her sake " L Baird, Ikla. Fort Smith. Ark zsnoK H OLIVE F. VAIL, Atoka, Okla. " The mildest manners and the gentlest heart. " " VELMA HARVEY, Chickasha, Okla. Criterion. " The deed that 1 intend is great, but what, as vet I know not. " GE( RGE H. KIMBALL, Jennings, Okla. Athletic Editor Bronze Book; President Sen- ior ( " lass; Arena President; Spring Term; Football, Basketball and Track; T. O. K. Plaj ; Arena-Senate Debate. •■1 dare do all that may become a man. Who dares do more is none. " MATT1E J. McCLAIN, Paden, Okla. " Smooth runs the water where the brook is deep. " LdRENA GAMBILL. Hollis, Okla. T. O. K. " Virtue alone is true nobility. " ESTHER TOMME, Edmond, Okla. T. ' ' . K. ; T. 0. K. -Triumvirate Debate. " Oh, woman, thou wert fashioned to be- guile. " 1920 c J r BRONZE BQQKJ 1 MAYBELLE LEE. Oklahoma City, Okla. T .i Mo Ga. " Where none admire, ' tis useless to excel: Where are no beaux, ' tis useles to be a belle. ' " SARAH i ' . HULME, Stroud, i ikla. " Not nmch t:ilk — a great, sweet silence. " LESLIE VI. HOHSTADT, Loveland, okla. Senate. " Lite is ten) short for aught but high en- ! : ors- " .MRS. G. B. Wi ' 1.1 1 . Triumvirate. " Merit wins the soul. New port. ( ikla. MARGARET HARRIS. Ramona, i Ikla. Triumvirate President, Spring Term; Trium- -irate-T. 0- K. I e. " Neat, n it gaud) . ' RUTH YO RK, I dmond, i ikla. " Wisdom is iml found in truth. " L Forty-seven . 1920 J _BQQKJ 1 RUTH ELSEY, Morris. Okla. " Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well. " MRS. CEC1LA SETTLE, Okla. City, Okla. Criterion. " Full of sparkle, dash and gold. She is dif- ferent from the rest you know. " MILES C. COATS. Edmond, Okla. Senate; Senate-Arena Debate. " Silence is as deep as eternity, speech as shallow as time. " RUTH FOWLER, ikmulgee, Okla. Shakespeare. " It ' s like breaking home ties for her to ;aj good bye to a mirror. " RUTH TEMPLE, Watonga, Okla. " She has all the charms of womanhood. " MABEL ATTERBERRY. Douglas, Okla. Triumvirate, Secretary, Winter Term. " She is herself of best things, the collec- tion. ' Forty-eight . 1920 c J r BRONZE MYRTLE RUE, Edmund. Okla Tsa Mo Ga. " I am sure care is an enemy to lite. " FLOSS D( IWD, Saint Jo, Texas. Criterion, Vice [ ' resident. Winter Term. ' Silence that spoke, an eloquence of e es. " M1LO BERNARD, Ass ' t. Mgr. Bronze Book; Senate; ( " lass Bas- ketball; Senior Play. " Tlie man that hives and laughs must surelv do well. " ZETTA BARNES, lones, I ikla " Modest and shy, as a nun is she " E. N1SBETT, Tecumseh, I ikia She is good a-- she is fair. " BELLE LAY. Whatever anyone dues or s.t s, 1 must be i; ' " .t " L Luther. Okla. Korl -in ii 1920 GRACE WILLIAMS. Edmond. Okla. Tsa Mo Ga. Treasurer. Winter Term. " So firm, so strong, yet so refined. " MINNIE .MORTON. Edmond. I Ikla. Criterion. " She has a sweet disposition that petting cannot spoil. " JAMES A. POST, Alex, I Ikla. Senate. President, Spring Term, Secretary Winter Term; Senate-Arena Debate. " And still they looked, and still the won- der grew, that one small head could carry- all he knew. " BEULAH ROBERTS, Depew. okla. T. O. K. President, Fall Term; Secretarv Sen- i ir Class; T. O. K. Play; T. 0. K. -Trium- virate Debate; Triangular Debate; Senior Play. e of I rati irio ' s pupils. " CELESTE GABEL. Carnegie. Okla. Triumvirate. Treasurer. Spring Term. " All sweetness, but no vanitj is here. " .MABEL .MERLE .MYERS. Ed mond, I ikla. Triumvirate. Treasurer. Fall Term. " We met thee like a pleasant thought. " Fifty . 1920 . r BRONZE MRS. T. H. REYNOLDS, Springer, Okla " When life ' s .ill l " e. ' tis life. " UNA WII Si IN, " Her heart, us yet untouched b) love, is wild and fancj free. ' V1CTI IK H. HICKS. Snapshot Editor Bronze Book; Arena; T. n K. Play; Senate-Arena Debate; Triangu l:ir Debate. " Ah, why should life .ill be labor? " IANEY VICARS, Dalhart, Texas " I have vet to see her culm temper ruf fled. " ETHE1 Triumvirate, Secretary, Spring Term. " She never troubles .mother, for what she can do herself. " NELL COOK, ( " riteric in " Bashful You don ' t know Nellie like I do " L d. i ikla Carnej . ikla Healdton, Okm, 1920 . ZOE BRASHEARS, Castle, Okla. " Be good, sweet maid, and let who will be clever. " MAYME TAPLEY-BROWN, Okemah, okla. " The girl with the winning smile. " ROLAND LEE. Purcell, Okla. Arena; Football. " It matters not how long we live, but how. " 1NA HUGHES. Mangum, Okla. Criterion, Treasurer, Winter Term. " She knows the oldest master by heart, and her taste is refined. " RUTH HARGRAVES, Blackwell, Okla. •Attempt the end and never stand to doubt, nothing so hard but search will find it out. " BERTHA MUELLER. Edniond, Okla. Triumvirate. Vice President. Spring Term. " A living ray of intellectual fire. " Fifty- two 1920 c J IV A MAE LAMB, Goodnight, Okla. ' Slow and stead} wins the race. " THEL.MA JeGRAFFENRElD, Edmond, Okla. Tsa Mo Ga : Secretary Fall Term " A jester in her presence would bow his lie.ul in shame at his wit. " ROY SMITH. Sayre, okla. i; President Fall Term. " Oh! call it by some better name. Fur friendship sounds too cold. " STELLA ST1NGLEY. Wellston, okla. " A maiden true to herself. " MARIE UNZ1CKER. Edmund, ' )kla. Triumvirate. " A jollj word, a pleasant smile for every- one, as she passes through life. " LENA VI. mj ' TT, Ardmore, okla. " She wanders on as in a dream L -three . 1920 EFFIE CLAYTON, Blackwell, Okla. " Don ' t argue, ' tis a girlish habit. " EVA HAWTHORN, Edmond, Okla. Triumvirate. " A sunny temper gilds the edges of life ' s blackest clouds. " CECIL MORGAN. Minco, Okla. Senate. " To do what is impossible is the mark of genius. " LUC1LE D. BARRETT, Britton, Okla. " What careth she for hearts when once possessed? " ESTHER C. THOMPSON, Hobart. I Ikla. Triumvirate. " Man delights not me. " BESSIE VERA BETENBOUGH, Edmond, Okla. T. 11. K.; Treasurer, Fall Term; T. O. K. Play. " The school is better by her being here. " IL Fifty-four 1920 n J r BRONZE SQQK 1 HENERIETTA HAGEN, Edmond, Okla. " She :ie er does wrong except when per- mitted to do lier own way. " PHYLLIS WILLIAMSON, Perkins, Okla. " She is a i;irl .liter my own he.irt. " WILLIAM RAGEN, Vichy, Mo. Senate. " That man hath a tongue, 1 say is no man, Ii with his tongue he cannot win a woman. " Bl SSIE C ILEMAN, l iklahoma, I Ikla. " The hand that hath made you fail hath made you wise " MARGIE LEEPER, Fort Smith. Ark. Shakespeare; Secretary, 1 .ill Term; Shakes- peare Pla) ; Assistant Snapshot Editor, Bronze Book. " The dear child, will she ever grow up. " WINNII I ' AW ON, W.tnelte. I Ikla. " Known to her teachers and friends .is .i good student. " L Fifty-five 1920 r J _BQOKJ 1 PAULINE WINDROW, Brownsville, Tenn. Criterion: President, Spring Term. " Pleasure and action make the hours seem short. " BEATRICE ROLL, Fletcher, Okla. ' ■Wholehearted and fancy free. " CHARLES EVANS. JR. Oklahoma, Okla. Arena. " He was not merely a chip off the old block, but the old block itself. " MRS- OLLIE KIRKPATRICK, Edmond, Okla. Triumvirate; Spring Term Debate. " Here is the praise that comes to tew. Ever in earnest and all true blue. " RALPH PARSONS, Edmond, Okla. Arena Si i much one man can do. That does both act and do. " VERA BROWN, Grantield, Okla. Shakespeare; Secretary, Spring Term; Quill Club; Shakespeare Pl.i . " Neither too young to be bashful nor too old b be careful. " J I u CONSUELA FINNEY, Davidson, Okla. Slie is not as bashtul .is she looks. " MAGDALINE CLEMENTS, Hastings, Okla. Triumvirate. " All her wit is only chat, like other women. " AM il.PH BARKETT. Garber, i ikla. " His heart as far from fraud as heaven from earth. " NELLIE Till i.MPSi IN, Hobart, i ikla. Triumvirate. " Fur every win she has a wherefore. 1 MARY FRANCES VOHS, Kingfisher, Okla. " I learness is the ornament of profound thought. " MRS- FLI IRENCE E. SMITH. Edmond, i ikla " Virtue is the strongest shield. " L 1920 LEONA McNULTY, Guthrie. Okla. " She has a vocabulary all her own. " VICTORINE C. FRY, Claremore, Okla. T. O. K.; President, Winter Term, T. O. K. Play. " There ' s a winning way about her. " JAMES H. TAYLOR, Madill, Okla. Senate: President, Fall Term. " He was ever precise in promise keeping. " RUSSFL R. COVEY, Prague, Okla. Senate, Quill Club, T. O. K. Play; Senior Play. " Whose armor is his honest thought. And simple truth his utmost skill. " BEALE KING, Sequoyah, Okla. Shakespeare; Treasurer, Spring Term; Shakespeare Play. " The child of a king. " EDNA ECKDOLL, Britton, Okla. Triumvirate. " Not for herself, but for her music she li es. " Fifty-eight 1920 c J r BRONZE VIVIAN O 1NKLIN, Triumvirate. " She ' s armed without That ' s innocent within URSA PAYNE Trousdale, I kla " A mistress of herself. " Rl iv A BECK, " My only books are woman ' s looks, And folly is all they ' ve taught me. " ESTHER HELEN Tl ILD, Shakespeare. " All beauty is delightful, but human beauty is the best of all. " ESTHER K. KEARNS, Senior Play. " Tall, statelv. dignified. " OF A. HENDERSON, Stillwater. Okla. " Man delights not me. " L LETHA BRIDGEFORD, Watonga, Okla. " In everything she shows discretion. " JESS NAYLOR, Okeene. Okla. Shakespeare. • " Reserved. (The question is for whom?) " OTIS RIDINGS, Oklahoma, Okla. Arena. " He ceased; but left so pleasing on the ear. His voice that listening still they seemed to hear. " 1NA HUGHES, Mangum, Okla. Criterion. Treasurer. " She knows the oldest master by heart, and her taste is refined. " ELIZABETH McELDERV, Purcell. Okla. Tsa Mo Ga. " Thev teach too much here at Central NILA SO ITT. Newkirk. Okla. T. O. K.: Vice President, Spring Term; Sec- retary, Winter Term; T. (I. K. Play; T. O. K. -Triumvirate Debate. " A kind and gentle heart she had. T.. comfort triends and foes. " 1920 Lj J r BRONZE BOOK! 1 ALL1CE WALLACE, I dmond, ikla. " A merry heart goes .ill the day, Your sad tires in a mile-a. " LEt l B. DOLAN, t (klahoma, i ikla. Editor-in-Chief of the Bronze Bonk; Senate; Vice President, Winter Term: Triangular Debate. " When you will, he won ' t. When you won ' t, he will. " ADDITIONAL MEMBERS OF THE SENIOR CLASS 01 1920 L Cara Barclay Bess Bolingei Roxie Boulware M. M. Churchwell Mar) Cunningham Elizabeth Dunbar Lois Farrington l a Parker-i i » c h Asa Gregorj Carolyn Hallida) .Maud Jarboe Jennie C. Lindsay Beth Lowery Lucille McClelland Vera Lee McGaugh) Ester Margaret Murphy Mary Ne ' s in Mrs. Vlar) Peck Terisa Maria Poole Ri iberts Marian Robinson Mary Selken Lorene Shive Mat) Smith Margaret Stone r.i lot Mary i Hive Temple Hannah I ' lmark oar.i Webster Kate Willard u 1920 J The dark of a summer evening was falling over the streets of Edmond. In the dim twilight the tower of the Old Normal was outlined against the sky. As the shadows deepened and the silvery moon came out in the western sky, the Old Tower grew talkative and told this story to the listening breeze: I am lonely now, for many of the dearest and best ot my children have left me. Others had gone before them whom 1 had loved, others will come after them who will he dear to me, but this troop, the Class of 1920, has wound itself around my old heart string so that no one ean ever quite re- place them. I remember them in their first year (this with a melodious chuckle that might have been mistaken for the chimes). It was in 1916 the;, came to us as Freshmen. Hut do not picture to yourself an ordinary Freshman class, meek and humble, awed into wholesome respect for (acuity and upper class men. No! They had lived and learned through two years ot rule of normal- dom and, after countless experiences of blundering into wrong classrooms, finding themselves " called upon the carpet, " flunking in algebra, «.itin or other unimportant subjects, the} had come at last into their own. The world was at their feet and should do their bidding. They hardly heeded the other classe: — the Sophomores, Juniors, and even the statelj Seniors, for they were sufficient unto themselves. u Triumphantly they made their way into their classes, these darlings of mine. Through their zoology, their Cicero, their lengthy compositions, they labored and really imagined they were working hard. They never forgot the social side of life, parties and picnics the;, indulgec in frequently; and with each event the} rew prouder of their class, and 1 grew prouder of them. Thus their first year glided grandly av They were Sophomores the next tall as they came back — those who did come back, for several, poor dear-, were compelled to drop out by the roadside. L ■ 1920 J r IBRQN2E _BQ£1KJ 1 The world seemed a more serious place by this time, and my children found that there were others in it besides themselves. There was a Senior class, high and mighty, who looked down kindly from their dizzy heights. My little Sophs might attain to their greatness some time, if they labored hard enough; and so they " dug. " There were Juniors, too, who " pestered " my friends. upon every possible occasion. The Freshmen seemed a silly bunch, and the Sophomores knew they had never been so egotistical. They found out for the first time that the faculty were men and women who knew a great deal — in several instances more than the students them- selves. Even the class amusements this year were no mere frivolous frolics, but dignified entertainments, and the memory of those times clung to them for a long time. But Sophomore, like Freshman, years came to an end. persed to meet again as Juniors. Mv class dis- The year of 19 IS brought many new members to the class. As Uncle Sam had called most of the boys, of course they missed them, but they were still known as the " Jolly Juniors. " The heights of Seniordom still seemed to glimmer in the distance, but still, " what ' s the odds as long as you ' re ' appy? " and they were ' appy. They " do-re-me-ed " until Professor Green ' s heart must have swelled with pride. They studied color schemes, they watched for symmetry and pro- portion; they roved over the masterpieces in the museum. They baked and stewed and sewed for Misses McPheeters and Thomas, or measured and hammered and sawed for Professor Wilson. They lost their hearts to Miss Wantland and followed her through the mysteries of folk dances. They wrote, copied and recopied theme after theme for Mr. Oakes, and topped off their efforts with orations that would have made Patrick Henry blush at his own. This year, too, rushed on to a close; commencement time came. With eager good will my Junior band banquetted their predecessors, wishing them God-speed as they started forth to their careers, then joyously stepped into their vacant places — Seniors at last. September brought them trooping back, not only the old classmates came, but many new members, until the number reached 14o. The increased number brought increased zeal and animation and loving loyab; . They were a wideawake crowd and without delay reorganized the class. electing George Kimball president, Lillie Reed, vice president, Beulah Roberts, secretary, and Paul Keller treasurer. They realized their need for Kith and Kin and chose as their own Father Tourtellotte, Mother Estill and Aunt Carrie Belle Wantland. Sixty-four 920 J r I BRONZE . i--j ] book: 1 All too quickly the last year sped by. M dignified Seniors thronged to the training school and gently or otherwise guided the youthful minds aright. I could overhear now deep and learned discussions of Aristotle, Com- enius and Froebel as groups of my children passed by. The basket ball game with the boys of the Junior and Senior classes was won by my friends the Seniors, 17-12. 1 can see them still strolling past me as the spring came on. I watched for them and grew eager to see their smiling faces. But they are gone now, one and all, the largest and to me even the deai e t class that Central Normal lias yet sent out into the teaching world has scattered to every part of our country. But wherever they are, I know the) will all fondly treasure the happ) memories of the school days spent in CSN and they will be true to their calling. The earnest zeal of their instructors here was not in vain, and their labors will be repaid in the spreading of the gospel of true educational ideals in a hundred districts. I am left lonely for m old friends, I grieve not for those who went forth so eagerly to their fields of labor, but for myself left here to miss daily the bright cheer and sunshine of their presence. Mv benediction be ever on the Class of l ' 2o. The moon had slipped behind a cloud, the wind sighed softly in sym- pathy, and a pensive note sounded faintly as the tower clock chimed out " the hour of half past twelve. 15. k. L Sixty-five 1920 £ J r BRONZE J3QQKJ 1 L We, the members of the Senior Class of 1920, being of sound and benev- olent mind, and recognizing the gravity of this solemn act, do hereby publish and declare this to be our " last will and testament, thus revoking all former wills, and pray the administrators to carry out faithfully our last and most earnest wishes. We bequeath to the Juniors, for a period of one year, the most valued of our possessions — the honor of being Seniors — and assure them, that, in bestowing this priceless boon, it is with all good will and with the fervent hope that it will be kept inviolate until such time as it, with all its privileges, is passed on to those entitled to receive the same. To the Sophomores we convey all the imaginary wisdom and greatness that falls to the lot of Juniors. In the discharge of your many duties, you are charged always to imitate the class above you and pretend on all occa- sions that you are the chief reliances of the president in the school ' s adminis- tration. But, be not so bold as to believe it yourself, for therein is great danger. To the Freshmen we extend our heartiest good wishes as you climb the ladder of learning. To you comes now the necessity of many hours of weari- ness and to studying over hard lessons. But take courage and do not falter, and one day you shall have your reward, and you may sit in the center sec- tion of the new auditorium. To the Subs we give the doubtful privilege of being the meek and lowly of the school, but remember, we have all been where you now are. So look at us and cheer up. Having thus disposed of the greater part of our possessions, we desire to make the following individual bequests: To President Mitchell we extend our thanks for his kindly interest in us and the wish that Fate may ever smile approvingly upon his earnest efforts. 1920 zz J r BRONZE ' I pon the faculty we bestow our kind regards and hope they will miss us for a few days when we are gone. H the president of the next Junior class we bestow the privilege ( | ol hiding the insignias of every class. Our personal property, including Lovers ' Rock, the bulletin hoard and halls and other loitering places, Central hall, the postoffice and the campus, we bequeath collectively to the school. Lastly, to all future students of Central State Normal College we bequeath man} diplomas and degrees, with the attendant duty oi making this school honored throughout the state. In Witness Whereof, we have hereunto set our hands and seals this 21st day of May, A. L). I ' L 1 " . SENIOR CLASS OF 1920, By C. W. A. Witnesses: Mrs. Estill, Mr. Tourtellotte. L Six t y-se vi n 1920 1 u J r BRONZE zemK H L While serving on the Republican National Committee in 1936, it fell in the line of duty for me to pay a brief visit to our splendid state of Oklahoma. It is always impossible to think of Oklahoma without many memories of the pleasant days spent in Central Normal and of the many acquaintances formed while a member of that fine graduating class of 1920. What has become of all of them in the past sixteen years 3 If you remember, Mrs. Emma Estill, the present governor of Oklahoma, was the class mother during that year. With her kind assistance I am able to give the following account. William J. Mc- Granahan is the business manager of the Daily Oklahoman. The circulation of the paper has more than doubled in the past few years. Celeste Gabel, successor to Miss Johnson, edits a daily gem of information and useful ad- vice. Another important member of the staff is Leta Rue Dean, who has charge of the Home Economics section. The important law firm of Keller, Hicks Roberts is well known throughout the state. This does not seem surprising to many of us who knew them in the old days. Beatrice Roll is the efficient business manager of a large modern agricul- tural farm. One of the greatest oil men in the state is — Adolph Barket. Yes, he is married. Perhaps you remember that Victorine Fry had a penchant for domestic science. She is now demonstrating the practical kind in a vine-covered bunga- low not far from here. Lillie Reed, Mary Morrisett and Elda Whitaker are also proving to the world that the good " American home is by no means obsolete. Quite contrary to expectations, Charles Evans, Jr., is now starring in his latest film production, " The Super-Man. " Margie Leeper has joined the ranks also, and is now playing in the recent ' revived vampire roles. Mercer Lewis and James Post are large ranch owners in South America. Perhaps some of you had the pleasure of hearing Hazel Spearman at (lie Metropolitan opera house in New York last season. As the immortal Aida, " she has never been excelled. Golda McClintock is doing concert work and her marvelous voice is the wonder of two continents. Sixty-eighl 1920 J r BRONZE " My Ten Years in Europe, " by L. B. Dolan, is considered the most authentic written account of conditions there. George Kimball, Elma Thompson and Virginia DeMunbrun are the lead- ers in the Campaign Against Coffee Drinking in America. Cecil Morgan, our old friend " Slim, " is, as you know, the present presidential candidate on the Socialist ticket. " How to Be Happy, Though Married, " is one ot the chief attractions " l the leading daily papers. It is edited by Madge Ingram. She is not married herself. Milo Bernard has danced his way to fame, and is now the leading vaudeville attraction in New York. They have even named a cigarette after him. Clay Kerr, the leading educator ot the country, has just been elected president of the National Educational Association. Although the sands of time have wiped away traces of main other mem- bers of the class, there is no doubt in my mind but that each is filling his place in the world as true men and women, and as good American citizens should. Lone live the Class of 1020! For the above account we are indebted to Miss Charlotte Grass, who is the present Secretary of State, and also leader ot the Woman ' s National Party. Miss Grass is said to be the most brilliant member of the cabinet, always accomplishing, as she did in Central, anything she goes after. L s i x 1 1920 J r IRRONZE ZHDSK] 1 Central ' s M Apologies to Kipling If you can get through Central without bluffing, And still retain a pleasant happy smile; If you can do the work that is assigned you, And live like others all the while; If you can work and not be tired by working, Or being curled about, don ' t lose your vim, Or being talked about, don ' t give way to talking, And yet keep up your work and wear a grin. If you can dance — and not make dance your morrow; If you can shift the cards, and not make cards your aim; If you can meet the joy and the sorrow And always feel yourself the very same; If you can be to every class and not be tardy, And know your lessons well the whole term through, And then got frown when asked to take examinations. Or cry if you fail among the few. If you can choose your friends in all your dealing And please them regardless of the cost, And never fear that you are sinning, And never tell them of your loss; If you can spare one-half of all your winnings To put in one new; fancy garb, And wear it the live-long season And never dream that you are tired. If you can win a husband in this city, Who is charming, joyous and wise, If neither books nor girls can harm him; If all folks love him, but admire otherwise; .If you can make him think he is the winner, And call you his magic prize, You are a heroine, the model oi the ages, And your fame will never die. L 1920 J r 1 BRONZE SQQK] 1 L . ■ ,. 1920 r IBRQNZr BOOK] 1 LILLIAN ROE Edmond, Okla. Criterion; Secretary Winter Term; Major " Home Economics. " " Boys and cooking are tier hobbies. " FRIEDA STEWART Edmond. Okla. Tsa Mo Ga; Major " Music. " " A happy, quiet, little girl with musical ability. " HAZEL PENNi CK Guthrie. Okla. Tsa Mo Ga; Treasurer Spring Term. " A quiet, but adorable girl. " CLAUDE E. SINGLETON Temple. Okla, Senate; Junior Play, Major " Science. " " A good natured Junior, devoted to study. " KATHLEEN MOORE Blair. Okla. " She toils from clay to day. " L . ' . N NA KUN K EL Minco. Okla. Major " English " " Modesty and goodness personified. " SUMMIE S. KIDD (Kiddo) . .Stratford, okla. Senate; Football ' 1!:; Basketball ' 20; Baseball •20; Track ' 20. " He ' s ' Sum Kid ' , Girls. " ESTA LANE Britton, Okla. " Slowly, but surely seeking knoweldge. " GLEN HEAR Devol. Okla. Major " Science. " " Low in stature, but high in ideals. " RUBY HUBBARTT Guthrie, Okla. Major " Primary. " " i.itt le, but mighty. " Seventy-two 1920 r BRONZF BOOK 1 LAURA El M1ST IN Cane Mill. Ark. T. ' . K.; Major " Primary. " ' A quiel studious Kii ' l " ALMA HUGHES Vrcadia. Okla i in irian; Major " 1 lomestic Seien i " Lots " t ii iends and lots of smiles The dandiest girl for miles and ; i ' i..n. Okla. Major " Primary " She aspires to a famous Primary Teacher. " DONNA HILL. T. i . I L HARRl E LAMB kmulgee Shakespeare: Treasurer Winter Term: Shakespeare Plaj Junior Play; Major " Primary. " " Full of fun, never glum, All of that and then ome MINNIE CORDELL ( Bid) ... .Wa tonga, Okla. Ala i ' H I ' Miliary, " A nois . studious little girl. " BLANCHE ai.aiili.iax Devol, Okla T. ( I. K.; T. i i. K Baskel ball; Major " English. " W ' lins,- niiiiil is neither here nor I " Here s a ma Iden exceedingly fair. FERN JOHNSTON Vpache, Okla Shakespeare; President Winter Term: Shakespeare Play: Treasurer Junior i ' lass Major " English. " f I 5 tO I ' • I II. SO full Of ' pep ' Willi ' s made for herself, quite a " rep. " i:-i KERR i Red I Frederick. »kla Senate " You ' re all right ' Red ' but so unsophisticated DEE PARK (Sandy) Walters, Okla. Senate . Junior Plaj I Lucas. I Ai oi Manual Training, known to havi i ought " l.i lYU Bi ATRIGHT I Boat) . Senate; Football Fredrick, Okla •19 1920 J r BRONZE _BQCJi. 1 GLADYS GLASCOCK Prague, Okla. L i ' i INSTANCE GILBERT I Connie) Hennessey, Okla. Triumvirate; Vice President Winter Term; State Reading Contest: Parliamentarian Junior Class; Junior Play; Major in English " A little gir l with big ideas. " GLADYS CLASS (Peggy ) . . . Tecumseh, okla. Tsa Ma Ga; Junior Play. Major " Primary. " " Not so bashful, not so shy as she may s to the passerby. " LYLE HOLLAND Edmond. Okla. Senate; Football Capt. ' 16, ' 19; Track ' IT. ' 19; Baseball ' 19. One of a few, who are interested in a con- versation, not pertaining to himself. EILEEN MAY HARRISON. .Midland. Texas Tsa Ma Ga; Vice President Winter Term. She has a smile for every one. " MABEL LOUISE POPP. .Junction City. Ark. Criterion Club. " A friend to all who know her. " WESLEY EN ' SEY Carter. Okla. Senate. ■Must ask him anything you need to know. " JULIA AXGES RICHARDS Yale. Okla. Major " Primary. " " She never flunked and she never quit. " LAWRENCE E. FRARY Guthrie, Okla. Arena; Football, IN: All State Normal Center ' 19; Basketball ' 20; Track ' 19, ' 20; Barbury in Junior Play. " Silem , is an accomplishment, others need to cultivate. " MAGUERITE o tLLINS Vinita, okla. Shakespeare; Shakespeare Play; Junior Play: .Major Home Economics. " " Great is her heart Great is her mind And if looks count with The greatest you ' ll find. " s. v. nty-four 1920 n j r I BRONZE BOOK) 1 U EVA VANCE Berwyn, Okla. T. ' ' . K- ; Major " Primary. " " A girl it is pl asanl to GLEN MAXGUM Marlow, NEVA BORDER Waterloo, " She knows, and knows what she knows. " MINNIE MOORE (Pete) .. .Huntington, rU. Shakespeare; Shakespeare Play; Major " Primary. " " Smiles and deeds like hers are nol forgot ten. " VIVIAN M AM ii i. Shakespeare L ORMAN MEANS Mollis, « kla. Baseball RUBY JEFFERS Inula. Okla. " A brilliant mind and will to work. " WALTER E. KALE Edmond, Okla. Senate; Junior Play. " A very popular Juni cially with ■ lirls. " WAI.I.Ai ' i: WEEKS II Junior 1 Hi i nom tin ■ to RUT1 1 BL ' RRIS ' Maremore, I »kla. - i as .i pleasant srnih y one. " . -five . 1920 . J r bronze: _bgdkj 1 L GERTRUDE HACKER Purcell. Okla. Shakespeare; Shakespeare Play; Secretary Junior Class; Major " Primary, " " Her ambitions are many, but whether pedagogical, we dare not say. " SUSIE GRAY (Billie) Phoenix. Ariz. Tsa Mo Ga; Corresponding Secretary Fall and Winter Term; Major " Primary. " " One whose eyes get results. " DELORES HUNTINGTON Luther. Okla. .Major " Primary. " " A girl in a thousand. " ROY SHERRILL Hollis, Okla. Senate; Junior Pla. : Track ' 20. " A man who will some day make a mark in tlie world. " ERMA EPLER Edmond, Okla. Major " Art " " Creative Genius; from thy hand what shape of beauty rise. " FLORKNCE HERZBERG — Hennessey. Okla. Tsa Mo Ga; Major " Primary. " " A ■ i n i e t but wise member of our class. " ROY WHEATCRAFT Edmond. Okla. " A man who believes education is an advantage in facing the world. " LULU BURRIS Claremore, Okla. " There are many great places in the world to be filled, " FOSTER HUGHES Mangum, Okla. Baseball ' 20; Track ' 20. " A diligent seeker after knowledge. " EVA SAFFLE Fallis. Okla. T. O. K. ; Major " M usic. " " The kind of girl who will some day ' do Things ' . " ■ etit V-S1X 1920 J u E] NA FA RGO I Ed) Muldrow. i ikla. Shakespeare; Shakespeare Play; Major " Home Economics. " " Friends may come, and friends may go, but K.i goes ' ii forever. " BARBARA FRANCES KIBBY Edmond, i ikla T O. K . Vice President Fall Term; T. I ' K. Play; T. O, K . Basketball; .May Quell " The prettiest girl In Central. " " Who said " Authoril ) MILDRED COX Majoi " Pri ma i s " 1 [er big heart w ins Hydro, ( ikla. mar friends. " HERBERT .M. Mil. I. IAN (Mac) .Devol. Okla i ■ ma Major " Scienoi " His soul ambition is i pleasi girls. " IL l:i :RT1 1 a c ' RPENTER. . Triumvirate; Vlaj ir A sweeter girl was nevei : Blair, i ikl i. i ' lima ry. " i i mi Ri H. I. s Edmoi .Maim " History. " " Her kind, sweet way would melt of stoi I FRANK SNIDER Edmond, ' ikla. " St ii tong ues make w ise heads. " MILDRED ELLIS (Slats) ... .Muldrow, Okla Shakespi in Shakespea 1 1 Plaj . Ma lor " English. " " She always says jusl what I i i links. " CARLETON D. SPANGLER (Curley) Edmond i ■ 1 1 I,. i i i • idem I " all Tei m . vVon Senate- mil i Debate, Fall Term . Won Senati i ' ..Hi. -i Inter Ti ran State Tri- angular Debate 20 President Junioi T ' i K. Plav; Tennis, ' IT. ' 19, ' 20; Football ' 19; Trai k ' 19, ' 10 " Curey will wake up some morning and find himself lam. l.i IRENCE Kl- ' l iDING Ts i Mo Ga . Sallsav. • I t ' s 11 Se • ni -s.A en 1920 J r I BRONZE ZBD3K =1 L HELEX SNI »W Lone Wolf, Okla. Criterion; Major " Primary " " A dandy girl so sweet and shy. And never fails in getting by. " CARRIE FISHER Edmond. Okla. Major " Home Economics. " " The charming, nm.lest type of girl we all admire. " Rl SSETA HABER Lucien. Okla. Triumvirate; Major " English. " " So gentle, wise and grave. " .1. D. STOUT Duke. Okla. Senate; Triangular Debate; Major " English. " " One of the few Juniors who is capable of " thinking. " RAYMOND BARRY Hollis. Okla. Senate Club; Treasurer Soring Term; Junior Play. Always smiling, always bright, and may we add, always right. " MARGUERTE SPAXGLER (Mug)-- . . .Edm kid. ( kla. Tsa Mo Ga; Vice President. Fall Term; Secretary Spring Term; Graduate in Piano ' i9. Georgia in Junior Play. Si e never tries to make an impression, but alway succeeds in making one. GRACE E. NORTH Inola. Okla. Criterion; Yell Leader Spring Term. " With pencil and brush she doth excell. " MERLE CLINE Duncan. Okla. Tsa Mo Ga Club. C. T. FRENCH Chickasha, Okla. Senate; T O. K. Play; Junior Play; oration Sluing Term GENEVA BROOKS Vrd ' more, Okla. T. i . K. " She is gentle, she is shy. but ] mischief in h i Seventy-eigh) 1920 J r BROTSTZ BOOK! 1 JUNIOR CEPLER For a few minutes let us stem the tide of our wildly running imagining, and softly and quietly recall some of the brightest lights in Central ' s glor- ious past. With what seemed to be a little shyness, but yet with a joyous restless- ness of childhood, some of the Juniors of 1920 came tottering to spend their first days in kindergarten thirteen years ago. Little did we realize that we would join hands with fellow students from all over our glorious state to form a class never to be forgotten in Central ' s history or each individual ' s life. Those flitting and happy days quickly passed, and as Freshmen the cla found itself a recognized unit in the records of " Old Central. " As Freshmen of ' 17, this class was well represented in all school activ- ities. Then came the war! As all loyal Americans desired, many members of the Freshman class volunteered to " tight on land, sea or in the air. As Sophomores, the members of this class, although being robbed oi many young men, organized and each did his bit to make life and school days really worth while. This class was represented to a great extent in school activities. Many of our boys being athletes, while Marguarite Splangler grad- uated in piano. Thus to the immediate and present school year. As to the achievement of the Juniors of 1920, much might be said. As Juniors this year, the class seemed full of ginger and " pep, " ready to take the place of leaders in all school activities. Great undertakings laid before this class as the started on the year ' s work. Hut with faith and great diligence, the members o1 the class have at its close fully realized the great things which only hard work and organization can bring. Famous names found in the sport sections of the various newspapers are written upon the junior Class roll. Ninety per cent of the varsity men in football, basket ball, track and tennis are staunch Junior men. l.e Force, Hol- land, Frary, kidd, Spangler, Eaton and man} others are noted Juniors. .■ . i til -nine I920 J r BRONZE ' _BOQKJ 1 But athletics is only one of many branches of school activity. Miss Con- stance Gilbert was recently chosen to represent Central in the state reading contest. Francis Kibby was chosen by a popular vote of entire student body to be May Queen. And again, C. D. Spangler and Stout were chosen to rep- resent Central in the Annual State Triangular Debate to be held April 2 3. The Christmas program put on by the Junior Class December 19, 1919, was considered by all who attended not to be excelled. On this same day the first class " Vista " was published by the Juniors. It was read and enjoyed by all. The annual Junior play, " The American, " featuring Everett McAninch and Constance Gilbert, was a glorious success. Miss Bertha Mathews of the Education Department, beloved by all who know her, guided the Junior class through trials and tribulations with a kind and most motherly love. Our dear little class aunt, Lillian Holke-Haskins, left us in January while the bridal march was being played. The class success was due also to the ready counsel of our beloved and highly esteemed class father, F. C. Oakes, head of the English department. The advice and help of these much loved class parents has in no small degree accounted for the class ' glorious success during the year. To make a long story short, the Juniors have without exception gained the full glory of leaders which only faithfulness and fairness can bring! L Eighty . 1920 c J r BRONZE ZEESE 1 HATTIK IRLAND Atoka ' •Oh those coy black eyes. " JOHN FISHER Edmond " John isn ' t as sedate as he seems. " ESSIE MAUL-DINE Chandler Oh, ye Gods; how she will talk. " HUGH BAYMER Bartlesville " Football, basketball A man of fashion and culture. " EULA GARNER Ft. Cobb Triumvira te " I lappy I ' m, from care l am free Why aren ' t others contenl like me. " [MA COULSTON Lex inula Criterion " To know her is to love her. " BEN PARKS Edmond Arena " He loves no i ?) girl. " HENRY HINKLE Devol " Don ' t worry Henry you will soon grow up. ' MARGARET HEINBACK Edm 1 " Her smile has caused us to love her. " Ji IE Ji Hixsi »N Edmond Arena. " Joe lias all knowledge for his province. " L Eighty-two . I920 J r BRONZE VAXITA FARTHING Tipton Cril - ' !i " n " A thing of beauty is a joy foi • • i LAWTI IN FLEMMING Edmond " He Intends to be a great chemist that is, if he doesn ' t blow himself up. " EVELYN GRUMBLING " And sin- was married. " . Britton Edmond RUSSELL MYERS Arena . S pli t i e . ii. - forever blowing bubbles. " i: E BOB FALKENBERRY Tipton Iriterlon. LILLIE PAZOURICK " A fair maid. " EVERETTE McAXINCH Arena . Fool ball. . . I ' M mon 1 " Leading ma n i n .1 mi ior pi; . " 1 Iriterion. " Her heels are as light as her LOUIS CUBBAGE Arena sa ' ■ s portl s ' ' ■■ ' ' » 1 ■ t ■ musl natured for they can never fight be good- or run. " Oh Tri 11 tn irate. ' Hei talenl ire many, L Eigh ty-1 . 1920 u J r BRONZE ZBDEK 1 XuLA OSB IRNE Guthrie Iriterion. " A lovelier flower on earth was never shown. " DALE ALBERT Cai nej Arena " I bewitch .sweet ladies with my words and look?. " LILLIAN BATES Edmond " As marry as the day is Ions. " VERN( i. KALE Edn .1 Ai ena. " He ' s the man that likes the ladies. " SYBLE ALLEN Edm T. O. K. i ' t worry — 1 don ' t. " OVID CRICHTl ix I :, Criterion " Ovid has absolutelj no u e for the hoys. " L MARSHALL GREG RY Edmond SENATE. " He lias visions of being a great and sinning light. " ANDREW J. MOORE Edmond Senate. " I intend to Vie great some day, but in what line, as yet, undecided. " VERDA HUGHES Edmond " The teacher ' s J03 . " RUBY BUTLER Waterloo " Ruby says that she is learning Domestic sciem e, so as not to ruin his 1 ? 1 digestive system. PAUL P( TTER Edmond Arena. Oh, thrills and hearl beats, watch Paul blush. i : ti • -four I920 J r BRONTE BQQKl 1 OFMOMOR U a. Over hill and dale, extending to the far east, there is a forest inhabited onl) by the birds. Fables say that these birds are the wisest of all creatures, for they are ruled over 1 thai notorious sage, the owl, that bird which sym- bolizes Wisdom. It was midnight, ah, mystic hour, what deeds have been committed in thy limits! The great silver moon was swinging low, everything was quiet in the forest, for all was well in the forest. Suddenly the silence was broken, for from the deepest and most sheltered recesses of the forest came, " To whit, to whim. ' This was the call of the king calling his band. The birds throughout the forest awakened and listened, then hastily gathered their broods together and hastened to their king. " mm m all were at ' respectful distance waiting to hear their king. " Listen, " said the owl, " to things oi great import. You know that far to the -Ae -t a mighty temple has been raised and dedicated to the gods of Wisdom and Knowledge. Great is its fame and each year sees Wisdom ' s seekers coming ' from far and near to worship at my shrine of Wisdom. This thing has penetrated into the inaccessible depths of the forest, for you know well of Central. " I ast fall there wandered into these sacred Eyslian Fields of learning a small band, small, yes, but highly intellectual and exclusive; the others called them Sophomores. The prerogative to organize their rank was bestowed upon them. First they chose me as their symbol, and then I imbued them with my most profound wisdom. Next they elected Russell Meyers as pres- ident. Then they chose Professor Jamieson and Miss McPheeters for parents (rare judgment indeed). In February their mother gave them a tea, at which their new banner was unfurled. Then came a fitting climax for such a glorious career, then- day in chapel. The beautiful and stately vestals and the brave and handsome priests of learning, turned into as merry hearty Irish lads and lassies as you ever wish to see on this side of Ireland. ••Hut, listen — The birds all opened their mouths in expectation, but the owl, that gay- old bird, catching the eye of a young turtledove, gave a merry wink and a shy flirt of his tail, arose, flopped oh and away crying: " To whit, to whoo, Wait and see what they do, L ' hat Senior Class of ' 22. " Eighty-fiv J ZBJE2K 1 L g tx jSoteb jdlen of Central Tall and slim, Allers arguin ' , That ' s Morgan. His Dad agin ' From his toe to his chin, That ' s Morgan. A Junior bold, a soldier true, Went to France for the Red, White and Blue, That ' s Barry. He fought there with a gun, Now Cupid helps him Spear-um, That ' s Barry. Short if not fat, Bald head an ' that, It ' s Barket. A regular ladies ' man, And he ' ll catch one if he can, It ' s Barker. A handsome lad, With a moustache he had, Was Keller. He ' s a Senior, too, And collects each due, Does Keller. Broad as well as tall, A regular Kevvpie doll. Is Mr. Stout, But he knows how to debate, And he always has a date, Mr. Stout. " A majestic tread, A bright red head, That ' s Baird, He loves each lass In the Freshmen class. This Baird. Eighty -six I92QT J r BRONZE ZBEQK] L WILLIAM THOMPSON Snyder. Okla Senate, " He is ambitious for a contest. " HAZEL SHULTZ Macon, Georgia " She is a studious and ambitious little girl. " HOMER BROWN Castle. Okla. " L ' t me have my way. " WALLACE DELBRIDGE. . .Lockridge, Okla Senate. " Whose Armour i- his honest thought, and -simple truth Ins utmost skill. " Di RIS UNZICKER Edmond, I kla. Tniinn irate. " Happy am I ; from care I ' m free, " Why can ' t they all be contented like m ZELMA OLIVER E ( kla • sik- i bright ami shining in nunc wa s than one. " HARRY TAYLOR Edmond. okla " He is a freshman, therefore let him pass as a man. " ZELMA OLIVER Edmund. Okla " In finest tone-; the youth could speak. " OER.TB.Ul E SC TT Bdi I I " Quiet of speech and benignant of mind. " GRACE ETHRIDGE Tipton. Okla. EVERETT BAIRD Guthrie. kla. Arena. President of Freshman Class. " Let even man minJ his own bu.Mnest Eight -eight 1920 J I ' AIMIXK TAXSKL .Edmond, Okla. T. ' ». K. i ' lull. Motto: -I f Vou i lan ' t - ' 1 M DAN PER] UE i ;d i d. i kla. " inis .[mi making eyes a1 me. " NELLIE OAKES Edmond. Okla. T. I . K. ' Ivoi ■■ hands on i ory kej s Stray in sweetest melodies " JOHNIE WILLIAMSON Waterloo. Okla otball, basketball, and track. G ea ter men than I may have lived, but I i it. " ARMEL1 A ANGERMAN Edmond, Okla i Iriterion. " I ' d rat her be .i -:h! than to be out oi ; L GEAXXK LAFOON Edmond, Okla. i riterion ' Sweel and low, and sweet and low. " NEAL W ' t OD Edmond, I kla Senate. " A pi ospei tive n entor. " LEWIS REED Edmond, Okla Arena. " A Second W. -I Bryan " El iNA FINK Edmond. i ikla Triumvirate " Let t hose study who « ill " ' TiS ri " l ni intent To ill- oi hard work " E ' re youth ' s days are spent. " A1LEEN PAYNE Edmond. Okla. " What is the nsr of worrying? " LEWIS MESSER El Reno. Okla on foot but light in spirit. " C_ l s -nine 1920 J, J r BRONZE ' CARROLL COURTNIER E] Reno. " Ida. " He is a melancholy gentleman. " II. ' I. I. IS GRIFFIN ' Edmond. Okla. Triumvirate. " Smiles and smile- and miles of smiles. ' " DELBERT SMITH Edmond. Okl3 " A good worker. " BEN LYON Edmond, Okla " Tubby ' s highest ambition is to lead an " orchestra. " VERDIA HINT IN Guthrie, Okla. " An ideal blon le. " HELEN HABER Lucien, Okla " Quiet a ml i ! v. i ■ reads . ' L ELM ER McLANE Edmond, Okla. Track. " A quiet but enthusiastic student. " LELAND J1AMIES IN Edmond, okla. " Must I study? i Hi a waste of time " ETHEL BLACK Edmond, Okla. " She is always good nattered, good humored and free. " FLi iRENCE Ji IN I0S Edmond, I )kla. Triumvirate. " A tennis shark, and that ain ' t all. " BURTON ANDERSON Edmond. Okla. " I am different from every one else. " Xinet y 1920 J r bronze: _BQQKJ 1 NINA SINNETT Glencoe, Okla. " She i- modest, her thoughts are serene and pure. " ESTHER HABER Lucien, Okla. " Lei gentleness my strong enforcement I " ' " EDNA SHELTON Kdmond. Okla. T K. " Eyes as brown as the berry that gi i s 1p - the vu side. " WILLIAM THOMPSON Blake Okla " Ye gods! li " I wish 1 could make a hit. " in i.i : CORR Edmond i kla " A maiden never bold; of spirit still anil q L ELLEX TAXSKL Edmond, c )kla. T. i ' K. " Blue eyed and golden hair ' n everything. " HERMAN SEHESTED Marlow Okla ■ Central lias not heard the last ,.r I let-man . el l.l ' .SI.I E STEWART. . . Edmond. i kla. " Some day he « ill be a man " Triumvirate. PAULINE SPARKS West Plains. Ark •If fun and study clash, let study go to Sill: ANNA RAMSEY Edmond " She always thinks before she speaks, and I . ' a general] ■ keeps si lenl i n e i -one Z 1920 . J r BRONZE L FRESgHMAN Class Mother Miss Jones Class Father Mr. Wax President Everett Baird Vice President Wallace Delbridge Secretary-Treasurer Ethel Black Emblem — Gold Star Slogan — " Get out of the way; we are coming. " Colors — Red and White Flower — Red and White Carnation gour Ciagg anb Mv Clas i Your class and my class, And how it thrills us through, To hear the praise and glory sung Of the things that she can do. The rose red and the blood red From her banner doth gleam. Red stands for bravery, The white doth purity mean. Hurrah for the Freshman Class! Hurrah for C. S. N. ! Your class and my class, And, oh, how much it means, In your life and my life, Our future and our dreams. Your heart and my heart Beat quicker at the sight, When our banner on the breezes floats, Our glorious red and white. ' Tis our class, dear Freshmen, And may it always be The best class, the dearest class, C S. N. will ever see. Ninety-two 1920 c J r BRONZE -BQQKJ 1 SUBNORMAL N i in I -three J r bronze: _BJXiRJ 1 i wt " iAtm! With their banner proudly bearing the standard " 1924, " the Sub-A class has made a start this year which can only land them safely in the harbor of success by the time they have reached their " Seniority. " More than any Sub-A class in the past, this class is quite satisfied that they are a very necessary element in Central State Normal School, for some of the members of the class have already arisen to great prominence; for instance, Elizabeth Hale, who was a candidate for the Popularity contest. Many other instances might be given to show just how necessary the Sub-A ' s really are. The class has firmly decided to make their growth proportional in the future to their growth in the past, and as a natural consequence, the Class of 1924 will be THE class in the history of Central State Normal School. r BRONZE _BjQQK] 1 SubB Many the classes that come and go, but we linger only a little while as the " beginners ' class " in school. The spirit of C. S. N. is contagious and we shall soon begin our climb up the ladder that leads to a diploma. Al things must have a beginning. The world, itself, was young. We are glad to be even the beginners in the course offered by Central. Our hopes are high; our intentions are good; and our school life here promises to be pleasant and useful and the crowning event of our few and joyous years. We feel that we are not the children we were, but have begun serious work that will prepare us to be men and women and enable us to fill a place in the world. r i bronze: ZHE3K] 1 L » Can Vie n« ve tim Svn luow I t ? Dirt 4,_ ■ L w te a. 1920 J ,a ' . ' ..j 52£5jyggvggT?3ggCT ' ■•«■ " ■ " " - ' ■ ' • -J " BOOK CLUB J C5N =21 ffiutograpf) r BRONZE J3QOKJ 1 THE CLUBS OF CENTRAL. Almost all of the intellectual and social activities of the Central State Normal center around the various clubs of the school. From the members of these organizations are selected the debaters who represent Central in the State Triangular and the readers who take part in the State Reading Contest. With scarcely an exception, the officers of the classes and those prominent in music, dramatics and even athletics, boast of membership in one or other of these school societies. There are eight of these in Central. They are not fraternities, but demo- cratic associations where each individual is judged not by his fortunes and fam- ily, but by his own merits. Debating exclusively is the work of three of these clubs. They are the Triumvirate, the Arena and the Senate. The first named is a girls ' club and they have as their rival the T. O. K., another girls ' society which, in addition to debating, devotes much time to the study of literature and music. This fact, however, does not prevent its members from becoming past masters in the forensic art. Three times a year these two groups of intelectual amazons meet in friendly but hard-fought verbal combats. The men ' s debating clubs also hold annually three desperate encounters where they test the keen- ness of their wits and the power of their oratory. The Criterions, the Shakespeares and the Tsa Mo Gas are patrons of literature, music, the drama and the other fine arts. The Tsa Mo Ga, in addi- tion to these absorbing topics, however, makes an exhaustive study of the history and customs of the Oklahoma Indian. The Shakespeares, as their name would indicate, devote most of their attention to the study of the works ot the Great Master, and produce annually one of his dramas. These produc- tions are always counted among the big events of the year. The Criterions give their time to a thorough study of the more modern dramitists, musicians and artists. Then there is the Quill Club under the competent and enthusias- tic direction of Miss Edna Jones. Its membership is made up of those inter- ested in better writing. Its chief object is to prepare its members to receive penmanship certificates. In this work the club is very successful and efficient. Thus we see that the clubs of Central are ample in number and sufficiently diversified in character to offer abundant opportunity for gratifying personal tastes and developing the individual talents of all the students. The young men and women engaged in this work are gaining experience that will be invalu- able to them when they go out into the busy world of affairs. The real mater- ial value of these organizations cannot be overestimated and C. S. N. would be a dull place without them. Ninets i J PROF. V. O. WILSON At the beginning of the year President Mitchell, in furthering his desire to secure high efficiency, appointed Prof. V. ( ). Wilson to fill the position as director of club work, this meant that he was to have general supervision of the various clubs, make all arrangements for inter-club contests and act as umpire and arbiter in case of disagreements. Along with these duties Mr. Wil- son was given charge of all the Triangular Debates from start to finish. In his work he has been faithful and untiring. He has put enthusiasm into the club work and communicated to the Triangular debaters his spirit of perse- verance and confidence. For their growth and success this year the clubs are not only indebted to Mr. Wilson, but owe much In the president and to ever} member o1 the faculty. President Mitchell has shown himself willing and anxious to promote their interests and no one could have given more prominence to their work or greater consideration to their needs. Club members are all under -pecial obligation to Miss Mathews, Miss Hampton, Miss Coover, Miss Canton, Mrs. Estill, Miss Jones, Mr. Jamieson Mr. Howell for their kind and helpful services and advisors, guiding our steps aright when we were undecided and directing us always in the path of honor and hard work. L Ninety-nine . I920 c J r I BRONZE _B£QKJ H L % »ne 1 1 undred 1920 J ARENA DEBATING CLUB. The Arena is the oldest debating club in Central. It was established in the year of 1908 for the purpose of developing the foremost young men of Central along the lines of sound thinking and the art of public speaking. The club has been very fortunate this year ii: securing the services of Prof. E. L. Howell, charter member of the Arena, as faculty advisor. He has shown an interest in the club at all times and we feel that he is the right man for the place. We believe that we have a right to be proud of the record made by the members of the Arena in school activities this year. The presidents of the Senior, Junior, Sophomore and Freshman classes are all Arena men. In the try-out for positions on the State Triangular Debate three positions out of the tour were filled b Arena men. We feel that we have a right to be proud that the Arena has three times as many representatives as all the other clubs com- bined. In contesting this year the Arena has broken even with its old-time enemy, the Senate. In the fall term contest Spangler and Hicks won over the Senate in debating. Oration by Kimball vs. Senate, Senate won. In the winter term contest Kellar and Baird vs. Senate, Senate won; Spangler de- feated the Senate in oration. Kimball and Johnson will debate in the spring term and Charles Evans, Jr., will deliver the oration. OFFICERS Carlton 1). Spangler Pres. Fall Term. Paul E. Keller Pres. Winter Term. George Kimball Pres. Spring Term. Prof. E. I.. Howell Faculty Advisor. ROSTER Leland Eaton Victor Hicks Roland Lee Ben O. Parks Herbert McMillan W. J. IWcGranahan Byers Watkins Lewis Cibbage f " 8 . . , , Ralph Parsons Everett McAnmich ( rowford Spearman Lawrence Frarv Wayne Johnson Marlin Williams Vernon Kale Charles Evans, Jr. Lewis UccA Everett Hater loe lohnson Rus cl Myers Dale Alberts lohn Williamson Hugh Forsythe J. Lloyd Kieth L i in.- limiiii ■ Oni . 1920 c J r BRONZE zbeok: " 1 L One Hundred Two 1920 c J r I BRONZE lEOOB 1 SLOGAN: Once a Shakespeare always a Shakespeare COLORS: Pink and Green. FLOWER: La France Rose. FACULTY ADVISOR: Mrs. A. Emma Estill. OFFICERS FALL TERM President Lillie Reed V-President Madge Ingraham Secretary Margery Leeper Treasurer Mary Morrisett S ' gt.-at-Afms Ruth Fowler WINTER TERM Fern Johnston Mary Morrisett Elda Whitaker Harriet Lamb Lillie Reed SPRING TERM Elda Whitaker Leta Rue 1 lean Vera Brown Beale King Madge Ingrham The Shakespeare Club was organized in 1907 and it is the oldest girls ' club in Central State Normal College. It has been very active and the leader since its organization. The club accepts for its members only Junior and Sen- ior sir ' 5 , therefore it has been able to keep a high standard. Their work in the study of Shakespearian Plays has been very efficient this year. The Shakespeare Club has been a prominent leader in the social affairs of the year, some of which were a reception to President and Mrs. Mitchell, a reception for the State Federation of Women ' s Clubs, a Christmas Party. Also Mrs. Estill entertained the club at a luncheon at the Skirvin hotel in Oklahoma City and a matinee party at the Overholser theater, having as guests of honor Mrs. .1. 1 ' .. A. Robertson and President and Mrs. Mitchell. The club has a most beautiful club room this year and the prettiest spot on the campus is the Shake- speare Garden. The club ' s annual play was " The Merchant of Venice. " Never in the history of the club have they presented anything better. the club ' s object in its work is to keep the standard high in club work and help make it a desire of all students {• become a member n some club and do their part in the club activities. Vera Brown Margurite Collins Leta Rue Dean Jessie Dickerson Mildred Ellis Edna Fargo Ruth Fowler ROSTER Gertrude Hacker Carolyn llallidav Madge Ingraham Fern Johnston Beale King Harriet Lamb Margery I .eeper • Mi.- Hundred Three 1920 Vivian Maddux Minnie Moore Mary Morrisett Jess . Naylor Lillie Reed ' Esther Tolde Elda Whitaker I J r BRONZE IBDQK1 1 " A SMALL BEGINNING MAKES A GOOD ENDING " This saying was never more true than it has been with our club this year. When the fall term opened there was not a former Criterion member in school. Miss Margerete McPheeters, the previous advisor, together with two alumnae, met and selected Miss Bertha Mathews for sponsor. Invitations were sent to several girls and the club met in regular order for the first time October 6, 1919. We have had an interesting year both in study and in a social way. The club has studied plays by Clyde Fitch, Shaw, Jones, Bjornson, Thomas. Maeterlinck, and Ibsen. Our social activities include a banquet for our football heroes, a reception to all the clubs and two club parties. One of our most interesting and enjoyable evenings was when several alumnae Criterions met with us to administer the initiation to the new mem- bers. We leave as a monument of our club this winter the Criterion flower garden, which we hope will give to others the happiness and pleasant mem- ories which our club associations have given to us. Several of our club members are coming back to secure a degree or a life certificate and to them we leave our newly furnished club room and our beloved and faithful advisor, Miss Mathews. Respectfully submitted to the students and the alumnae of C. ?. N. as a true and correct record of the Criterion Club of 1919-1920. OFFICERS OFFICE FALL TERM President Merle Byrd V.-President Nellie Pauly Secretary Lillian Roe Treasurer Velma Harvey WINTER TERM Anna Lacey Floss Dowd I )aisey Odem Ima Coulston SPRING TERM Pauline Windrow Minilla Berger Ima Coulston Ina Hughes L Floss Dowd Ovid Crichton Ima Coulston Minilla Berger Velma Harvej Papline Windrow Armelda Angerman ROSTER Lillian Roe 1 )aisy Odem ( irace North Mabel Popp Helen Snow Alma Hughes Anna Lacy One Hundred Five Miss Faulkenbury Nola ( isbonie Nell Pauly Minnie Morton Ina Hughes Vinita Farthing Vernol Lambert 1920 cz J r bronze: L _BQOKJ 1 One Hundred Six i 1920 n J Sponsor- Lucy J ( olors — Rose, Lav- ender and Nile Green Flower — Madame Russell Rose. Motto — " If you can ' t find a va make one. " The members of the first Triumvirate Club devote their time and ef- fort exclusively to debating. They have been given greater opportunities for self-improvement and culture along this line this year than even before, he- cause debating has been given a standing and recognition in Central which it has not previously held. The First Triumvirate Club stands for honor, scholarship, truth, loyalty and perseverance. The members of this club love and honor the institution which makes possible this practical training. The individual members possess strong minds, great hearts, true faith, ready hands and know how to wait, to watch, to work, Hampton. tonorary Member — ( Hive Thomas Youngest Member — Hetty l.oise Wileman. Presidents — ball Term, Elma Thompson. Winter Term, Gladys Haskins. Spring Term, Margaret Hani ' -. L to win and to lose. Ethel Dean Bess Coleman Bertha Carpenter Myrtle Mae Lindsay Pauline Weant Marie Unzicker Rosetta Haber Bessie Webb Eva l.udwick Madge McWhorter Mrs. G. B. Wolfe Hollis Griffin ROSTER Constance Gilbert Edna Ekdol Mabel Atterberry Bertha Mueller Norma Cronkite Geleste ( iabel Wis. Olive Kirkpatrick Magdalene Dements Virginia Parkey Eva Hawthorne Mabel Meyers Mrs. Joe Brown One 1 IiumIi . .1 s. ■, en . 1920 _g Vivian Cocklin Eula Garner erda Hinton Elizabeth York Pauline Sparks I )oris Unzicker Florence Jones Edna Fink Nella Thompson Winnie Ree es Helen Hyde U J The Senate is proud of the work it has done this year. The membership has been made up of men eager for work and every one has tried to improve himself and uphold the honor of the club. Earlv in the year a few former members met and organized for business. The full quota of members was quickly secured among men who stood well in school and gave evidence of becoming valuable members. In two contests with the Arena we have divided honors — winning and losing a debate and oration — but there is confident hope that we shall win the honors of the year. Besides the excellent work in debating, much profi- ciency has been attained in parliamentary practice. The club was fortunate in the selection of Prof. Jamieson as Faculty Advisor. He is capable, always has the interests of the club at heart, and has much to do with the success of the year ' s work. Feeling that the old constitution was somewhat outgrown, a new one was adopted during the year which promises to meet the new conditions and stand for years. Having three loyal sister clubs, the activities of the year have not been confined solely to business and the social features will leave many pleasanl menu Ties. The Senate is organized primarih tor the improvement of its mem- bers in public speaking. The result cannot be determined now, but in the future, when we go into the world to match wits with other men, the exper- ience gained here will stand us in good stead. So our purpose now is to do the best we know and to be a magnanimous winner or a graceful loser. OFFICERS President, Fall Term Roy Smith President, Winter Term James H. Taylor President, Spring Term J. A. Post Faculty Advisor Prof, Jamieson L Roy Smith James Taylor Lyle Holland Mercer Lewis Joe H. Brown illiam Ragan Karl Shelton William Thompson James Post Milo Bernard Claud Singleton Russel Cove) ROSTER Charles Smith I !.■■. d : loatnghl Wai shal ( regor) S. S. Kidd Tom French Dee Park Andrew Moore Ryan Kerr Herman Sehested Leslie Hohstadt Lee Diffendaffer Miles Coats i ine Hundred Nine Wallace 1 (elbridge Joseph Ensey Jay Crowlej Neal Wood L. B. Dolan Waller kale I. 1). Stout Roy Sherrill Charles Wade Raymond Barry Clay Kerr W. C. Jamieson 1920 r BRONZE IBOOK] 1 We have come to the end f four perfect years in the history of the Indian Club and who can say that the} have not been happy, profitable years to all concerned. We begun the year with Miss Lois Jarrell as sponsor. The club has been exceedingly fortunate in having Miss Jarrell for two successive years to advise and assist in its work. But, although Miss Jarrell was fund of us, she was just a little fonder of some one else and not one of us could blame him for taking her away last January. When then we chose Miss Coover as our sponsor and her interest in the club is unexcelled by any club sponsor in school. In school life we have not been slow, ;is was shown by the Hallowe ' en Festival given October 29th to the other clubs and football boys as special guests, which was pronounced a great success by ever} guest. The club, after having made a special stud} of the Indians of Oklahoma, took up the study of Modern Opera and the famous composers of the nine- teenth and twentieth century. Fifteen rahs for the Tsa Mo Ga, the club that ' s there with the pep. OFFICERS Hazel Spearman __ President, Fall Term Myrtle Roe .President, Winter Term Golda McClintock -President, Spring Term Elsie Coover Faculty Advisor L Susie Gray Florence Herzburg Gladys Glass Hazel Pennock Jenn Lindsay Florence Redding liess McClelland ROSTER Myrtle Roe Eileen Harrison I ' helma DeGraffenried Marguerite Spangler Ha .el Spearman Olive ( " line ( .! ace Williams Baybelle 1 ee Golda McClintock Francis Miles Merle Cline Francis Marks Elizabeth McElderrv One li 1 1 1 ■ 1 1 ■ • ■ i Eleven C_ 1920 r J r BRONZE ZBOOK] 1 -V- F W a TAU THETA KAPPA CLUB. The ' T. ( ). L., ur T;iu Theta Kappa Club, was organized in the fall of l l l 7 b) Professor W. T. Ford, in answer to the need of a girl ' s debating club tn compete each term with the Triumvirates. Though the club was organized primarily as a debating club, it became during the first year of its existence a general talent club and as such it has remained — and flourished. One eve- ning each month is devoted to music, one to drama, one to debating and one to poetry. The members of the club are chosen strictly on their ability to " DO THINGS " and as a result it boasts more members of real talent than any other club in school. On the .roll of the T. O. K. Club are to be found the names of pianists, violinists, vocalists, readers, debaters and artists. During the fall and part of the winter term the club had for its sponsor Miss Lillian Holke. Under her able leadership the club play, " The Lust Pleiad, " a Greek Fantasy, was given. It was a decided success and was pronounced a most artistic play. When Miss Holke left us to become Mrs. Haskins, Miss Ruby Canton was chosen to succeed her and too much cannot be said for the work Miss Canton has done, or for the benefit the club has gained by her leadership. Her faith and diligence have caused us to win over many difficulties and placed the club, according to faculty authority, ' ' at the top of the list — the best club in Central. " CLUB COLORS: Green and White. CLUB FLOWER: White Carnation. MOTTO: " Know Thvself. " L FALL TERM Pres. Beulah Roberts V-Pres. Francis Kibbe Sec. Bess Betenbough Treas, Margaret Stone FALL TERM Esther Tomme Bessie Betenbough OFFICERS WINTER TERM Victorine Fry Juanita Alcorn Nila Scott Gladys Smith DEBATERS WINTER TERM Beulah Roberts Juanita Alcorn One Hundred Thirteen . 1920 SPRING TERM Charlotte ( irass Nila Scott Zillah Gorden Bessie Betenbough SPRING TERM Charlotte (irass 1 vda Bates J r IHRQNZg " h — —J . A The Quill Club incorporates the best ability in penmanship. Only stu- dents who have made high grades in the regular classes are admitted. The pursuit of certificates is the chief occupation and pastime of the members. Several former members, due to their diligent work, occupy re- sponsible positions in the state of Oklahoma. L Miss Edna Jones, club sponsor. One Hundred Fourteen LI920 . J r I BRONZE £ QOKJ 1 DEBATING r BRONZE " In all the history of club contests there has never been a more earnest, enthusiastic or better ' balanced year. If any group of students should be placed on a golden honor roll the people who have fought for their respective clubs should be given this place. Their names may be forgotten but they will carry the results of the vear ' s work with them down through the coming years. The results may be " interesting, and at least are worth recording in this book. The Arena-Senate contest in " debate and oration for the year has resulted in a tie. Victor Hicks and Carlton Spangler won the fall term debate over Karl Shelton and Chas. Tavlor, while L. B. Dolan defeated Geo. Kimball in the oration. The Senate came back strong the winter term, when L. B. Dolan and James Post gained the decision over Paul Kellar and Everitt Baird, but Spang- ler saved the day by winning the oration from Clay Kerr. The points for the vear stand even and the most interesting contest only a few weeks off. The Arena is to be represented by Wavne Johnson and Geo. Kimball while Chas. Evans, Jr., will deliver the " oration. The Senate has arrayed against these, Marshall Gregorv and Miles Coates, while Tom French gives the oration. The debates are " on questions of national interest. Compulsory Military Train- ing, Mandatory Arbitration and Profit Sharing have been well worked out and fully settled. Of no less interest and fully as well appreciated, the debates between the Triumvirate and T. O. K. have decided such questions as the Mexican Situ- ation, Arbitration and Immigration. The Triumvirate won over the T. O. K. in the fall contest. Miss Pauline Weant and Margaret Harris were the for- tunate ones and won over Ester Tomme. During the winter term the T. O. K. Club turned the tables and Beulah Roberts and Juanita Alcorn carried the decision over Alma Thompson and Gladys Haskins. Again the decision for the year rests with the spring term debate, and from the representatives the final count is problematical. Mrs. Olive Kirkpatrick and Eva Ludwick for the Tri- umvirate and Charlotte Grass and Lyda Bates for the T. O. K., will fight to the last. We thank, honor and envy those who have been so fortunate as to fill these important places. L One Hundred Sixteen ' l920 J BQQK] 1 THE STATE TRIANGULAR DEBATE. On December is, 1919, the State Triangular Question was presented to Central, two days later twenty-one students met to pledge themselves as workers, debaters and fighters for places on the State Team. Two months latei fifteen of these debaters met for the annual try-cut. For over three hours arguments and oratory tilled the old hall. The reaking system was used to se- lect the four debaters and two alternates. Paul Kellar, J. D. Stout, Carlton Spangler and Victor Hicks won the highest ranks, and L. B. Dolan and Beulah Roberts were chosen alternates. Professors Jeffries and Otto were appointed .1- special coaches for the affirmative team while Professors ( akes and Sey- mour worker with the negative. The question was, Resolved: that the settle- ment by arbitration of labor disputes shall be made mandatory by the na- tional legislature enactment. Central ' s negative team won at home over the debaters from Durant while her affirmative team lost to N. E. S. N. at Tahle- quah. We wish to honor these teams whether winners or losers and also gfive you a list of the fifteen who were willing to fight for Central. Many strong teams might have been chosen from their numbers. The list follows and may they try as hard through life as they have in their club work this year: Pauline Weant, I.. B. Dolan, Margaret Harris, Alma Thompson, Gladys Haskins, Vic- tor Hicks, Bessie Betenbough, .1. 1). Stout, Clay Kerr, Raymon Parry, Beulah Roberts, James Post, Carlton Spangler, Everit Baird and Paul Kellar. L T ■ . ■ ! I mi.! I eJ Si ' . enteen 1920 c J r BRONZE J. D. STOUT zedee 1 PAUL E. KELLAR L. 3. DOLAN The affirmative team lost at Tahlequah April 23, debating the question, Resolved: That settlement by arbitration of labor disputes should be made mandatory by national legislative enactment. The team was coached by Prof. O. W. Jeffries and Prof. C. R. Otto. L One Hundred Eighteen 1920 c J r BRONZE IBQDK] VICTOR H. HICKS CARLETON D. SPANGLER BEULAH ROBERTS 1 The negative team won at Edmond April 2 debating the question. Re- solved: That settlement In arbitration of the labor disputes shall be made mandatory by national legislative enactment. Prof F. C. Oakes and Prof. F. O. Seymour served as coaches for the team. L ■ ne 1 1 undred im t • • n 1920 c J r rBRONZET Once more Central has had occasion to be proud of her girls. For years Central has won the State Normal Reading Contest. This year Miss Constance Gilbert of Hennessey is proudly displaying the gold medal con- ferred upon the winner. Miss Gilbert, with her ease of manner and personality, was winner of the contest. We predict a bright future in the field of reading for Miss Gilbert. Mrs. Emma Estill deserves much credit for her untiring efforts to keep the reading standard so high that once more is the State Normal medal brought back to Central. L One Hundred Twenty I920 c T TEACHERS OF CENTRAL H Haughty and high, E Easy to work it students will try. F A C u L T Y Faculty, future and fete, Angry when students are late, Criticisms, you know not why, Useless sometimes to try. Love those who love you it you can. Trust always your fellow-man, Youth in Central ' s so loving and gay That all the Faculty want to stay. L One Faculty member for chaperon, F Friday nights when not at home. C Cram for all examinations, E Eight o ' clock stops recreations. N Nice to be a Central chap, T Teachers often throw our traps. R Rush your life almost away, A Anxious though, of course, to stay, L Long and dreary are the days, When Faculty members can ' t have their ways. A Aching hearts are always lure, N Newcomers are sure tear. D Duty never dies away, it you have the nerve to stay T Time has passed we know not how. H Here we are great Seniors now; E Eager to take our diplomas in hand And scatter into every land. S Service to others always, E English to hist all your days, N Nervous over working, 1 Idleness caused b) shirking, O Opportunities come to you, R Riches never, never do. C Count the cost while passing through, L Learn to live while life is new, A Waken early, they are the few S Soldiers ot service, whate ' er the) do, S Silence is wisdom, when conquering self, Hut use your tongue to help others out. On HunOreil 1 2_ I92Q . r I BRONZE ibesk: 1 L NORMAL CHORUS. The Normal Chorus is composed of l5o live, happy young people, under the able instruction of Professor A. H. Greene. These young people meet one hour twice each week to study music, or to put it more aptly, to give expression through song, to the joy of living. The organization holds a unique place in the school life, having all the characteris tics of a regular class; it goes farther and becomes one of the happiest social hours of the week. Here young life meets young life, and through harmony of thought and will, finds harmony of tone. The work of the chorus is not confined to the class room and chapel exercises, however. The chorus assisted in the entertainment of the teachers of Oklahoma at the State Teachers ' Association meeting in February, winning the commendation of educational leaders of this and other states. The chorus is also an important factor in the school ' s great spring festival. The aim of the organization is expressed in the word " interpretation. " Professor Greene realizes that only through understanding can we appreciate the beauty of music. Therefore he seeks to eradicate the old form of " dead level " singing and to put in its place a sympathetic rendition of the music studied. The results proclaim the power and personality of the teacher. What does it mean? It means that each year hundreds of teachers will carry the message to the farthest corners of the state. It means that the chil- dren of the most remote country district of Oklahoma may have life, and have it more abundantly. One Hundred Twenty-two 1920 J r I BRONZE BOOK) 1 C. S. N. QUARTETTE. The C. S. N. Quartette, composed of Raymond Harry, tirst tenor; Lyle Holland, second tenor; Professor Tourtelotte, first bass, and Victor Hicks, second bass, have done some good work, and are always welcome when they sing at assembly. They sang at the State Teachers ' Convention in Oklahoma City in February, winning the good opinion of all who heard them. The second tenor, Lyle Holland, was called away to teach early in March, and his place has been tilled by Roy Beck. L t in. ' Hundred T ■■■■ i lit} -three r 1920 I r BPONZE PRAYERFUL VICAR HUGHES. In the little town of Harrison lived an especially prayerfully inclined Vicar, commonly called Vicar Hughes. Although he loved his prayer book and his early morning hour of devotion, he was very fond of sport. He had struck it rich in the Mangum field, which was just eight miles north of Gordon, which is between the two Burris (Boroughs) of Hunning- ton and Clayton. Previous to his good fortunes his wife had dressed in Lindsey Woolsey, but now her dresses were all Lacey. Now the Vicar had a friend by the name of Brashears, who was a very good Boatright and also an excellent Naylor. Both the Vicar and his wife were excellent Spearman, so they liked to tish for Herring, in fact for all the Finney tribe. So early of a morning the little town of Harrison was accus- tomed to see the two together, setting oft just as the Vail of night was lifting and he sun was Redding the sky. They were always accompanied by two dogs, one a St. Bernard, the other just a common Kerr, which would Barkett everything it saw. One day it actually did scare up a Covey of Quail. About noon they would return to town, stopping for lunch with the Wil- liamses, who were Sellards of refreshments and confectionery. From here they would go to one of the city Parks, where they enjoyed seeing the slender Oakes and Green Grass, and spending many hours gazing at one thing that was very attractive, a beautiful Post. L. B. L Two Hundred Twenty-four 1920 c J BOOK ATHLETICS isrr ffi utograpft L i in.- Hundred Twenl 1920 c J 9j - C. W. Wantland [director of Boys ' Athletics I u Carrie Belle Wantland : ir oi Girls ' Athletics L Om Hundred Twi ■ i . 1920 r J r I BRONZE " .BOOK] 1 FOOTBALL 1919. The season began with plenty of material for a real team. Nine letter men returned, and soon a husky bunch was punching the pigskin. Although O. U. should have beaten, and really expected to beat us a hundred points, she only succeeded in scoring " forty of them. The Bronze and Blue was not scored on by a normal school in Oklahoma, hereby winning Normal School Championship, besides defeating all the other secondary schools by large scores. Defeated only by schools which are recognized as " out of our class, " we feel that we may well feel proud of our record made by the clean, stal- wart sons of the Bronze and Blue under the leadership of that splndid char- acter, Coach Wantland, who is both honored and almost worshipped by his men. One Hundred Twenty-eight u J ZBQ2K) L 1 LHH IRI I All-State Normal End This is " Mose ' s " tirst year. He is very dependable and hard to get around. All who know him are proud to know that he is captain-elect of 1920. WILLIAMSON All-State Normal Halfback We raised " Ikey, " too, so this is his second year on the team. He was the fastest half in the state and our best ground gainer. P COURTNEY Fullback This is Ray ' s first year. In our opinion he should have been the selection tor all-state fullback. He is a local boy, too, who has an excellent athletic tuture before him. ( n.- i [undred Tw enl y-nine 1920 J r BHQNZr ZBE3KI l KIMBALL End This is " Heinie ' s " second year. His shoulder was " knocked down " the second day of practice and he couldn ' t work for a month, and he had other worries, too???? Heinie is very fast, good on forward passes and excellent on the offensive. MESSER All-State Normal Guard This is " Fat ' s " second year. He was the big man of the team and was unanimously conceded to he the team ' , " pepper box. " L BRAYMER Half and End This is " Chick ' s " second year. He entered iate and was handicapped on account of injuries. When he did get into action he was a terror to his opponents, either on defense or when carrying the ball. One I luminal Thirtv 1920 c r BRONZE ZEQ3E] 1 u L in ILLAND Halfback This is " Cap ' s " third ear with the Bronze and Blue. He took a two-year recess with the army, and has come back playing a strong game in spite oi earl) eas m injuries. Lyle is well liked by the men .ts well is ever) me who knows him. VlcANINCH All-State Normal Tackle " Choke " grew up in Edmond, but has been away to wai three years, so this is his first year on the team. He played good football in France and is .1 very aggressive tackle. 1 RY All-State Normal 1 This is " Bill ' s " first year, lie is rangy, an accurate passer, good on both defense and offense and often intercepted main forward passes. The boys all con- ceded thai he stopped more men than anyone on the squad Cr. Uur.dn 1920 2 J r BRONZE _BQ£KJ 1 FORSYTHE Tackle This is Hugh ' s second year. He took a year off to help settle the war and came back with plenty of tight. He played a good game all season and tore a great hole in Northwestern ' s line when a few yards were needed. HAFER Right End This is " Hiram ' s " first year. Due to injuries it was for him to find himself early in the season. He finally landed at right end, where he made a fine running mate for " Brother Mose. " KIDD Guard This is Summie ' s rst year on the " Varsity. " He was new in the game, hut always had the " old spirit. " He always spoke for the team; especially to the girls. One Hundred Thirty-two J ZBDEK) 1 B0ATR1GHT Tackle and Guard This is " Bint ' s " first year. He is a fast and an aggressive lineman and with another year ' s experience should give a good account oi himself. BYRD All-State Normal Quarter This is " Cliff ' s " third ear. He always calls the right play, was well liked by all the boys and was nearly perfect in handling forward passes. i l iNKLIN II ill and Quarter This is " (jink ' s " third He is the midget or the team. He is very last and a good open field runner. u L One Hundred TMrty-three . I920 l IBEDE] 1 CENTRAL ' S FOOTBALL SQUAD _, L One Hundred Thirl v-four 1920 c J r BRONZE ZBQQK] H FOOTBALL SCORES Central Central 67 Central 157 Central 6 Central 54 Central Central Central 10 Central 27 Central 47 I ral C Oklahoma Universi;;, 40 Catholic University Baptist University o Kendall College 66 Kingfisher College 7 Phillip.; University 54 Oklahoma A. M 54 Southwestern Normal Northwestern Normal o East Central Normal North Texas Normal__ 35 CENTR l CAPTURES l A ' S G( I L One Hundi ed Thirty-fh i 1920 c J L HAFER, Right Guard " A good clean player who used his head. " LEFORCE, Left Guard " At guard he couldn ' t be beat, also the pep of the team. " BROOKS, Captain and Forward " Known for his caging ability, the backbone of the team. " ' mvo ' J r I BRONZTE - BOOK! 1 " nmmnmm nazmzmna rr , ■juinmMmiiiinniitHJfflmumn L v, II MAMS, Forward. " A l " :ist little man wit a promising futu BRAYMER, Forward and Managi C rd last player and a g i forward. WILLIAMSON " , Forward and Center. " The fastest man on the court. " ' mi Hundred Thirtj 1920 J r BRQNZr ZEEQK 1 ft?i!5P The return of Ned Brooks, John Williamson and Hugh Braymer gave basket ball a decided start this year. About twenty-five other players joined in to make a winning team of the best in school. The record shows the measure of success we reached in the season. Only two games were lost to a Normal School, Southwestern. Oklahoma University won from us by a small score, and we sent A. M. down in an excellent manner for us, by defeating them two games. To the men making up the team and to those who helped to make it, do we give the honor for so successful a season. They have defended Cen- tral ' s place well, and we hope that those who follow them may do as much bv hard work and a love for the Bronze and Blue. BASKET BALL SCORES Central 49 Central 49 Central 26 Central 20 Central 30 Central 25 Central 13 Central 29 Central 28 Central 15 Central 25 Central 32 Central 34 Central 24 Central is Central 29 Central 22 Catholic University 1 East Central Normal 18 East .Central Normal 14 Northwestern Normal 13 Northwestern Normal 12 Oklahoma University 34 Oklahoma University 25 Southwestern Normal 28 Southwestern Normal 26 Northwestern Normal 12 Northwestern Normal 16 East Central 15 East Central Normal 13 Southwestern Normal 44 Southwestern Normal 31 Oklahoma A. M l l Oklahoma A. M 14 L One Hundred Thirty-eight 1920 c J r BRQNZr BOOK 1 L PERSONNEL CENTRAL ' S SECOND TEAM Upper Row (left to right): Kidd, forward and manager; Erary, center; Courtney, guard Lower Row: Williams, forward and captain; Kimball, guard One Hundred Thirty-nine . 1920 J r bronze: BQQKI 1 SENIOR TEAM — CLASS CHAMPIONS L ' mi. Hundred Fori LI920 J r BRONZE ZBDEKI 1 L 0n Hundred 1920 J r IRRQNZb CENTRAL ' S BASEBALL TEAM L i in.- I luinli i ' il I hi ty-tWO 1920 . J r BRONZE zoom] 1 As Central has the best team in the Normal Schools, and as the other Nor- mals have not taken a great interest in baseball this year, we ma_ easily claim the normal championship again for Central. We have won one and lust one to the Catholic University, which is a team worth of consideration. The Kappa Sigma team from the university has been defeated by a large score. This team is said to be the strongest ol the fraternity teams of Oklahoma University. Everett Hafer, captain, resigned, and Crawford Spearman was elected t " succeed him. The men making up the teams are: Wilcoxin, Means and Hater, pitchers; Kidd, tirst base; Mangum, second base; Roland Lee, shortstop; Hughes, third base; Hughes and McClain, outfielders; Spearman, Courteney, Cotter and Bell utility men. All these men are working hard to get up a team that will defeat any team in the state. They all aspire to defeating the best in the state, and if we are not wrong they are going to do it. Mr. Otto may be depended upon to put out a team that is equal to all that we have claimed for it, because the men all like him and work to the best of their ability. L ne 1 hind rod Fortj -th re 1920 c J L One Hundred Forty-four 1920 . J By winning first honors in the Invitation Meet held at the Oklahoma University to all normal schools, Central may again claim the state champion- ship in this class. Although the late, cold spring has not been conducive to track work, still the men are doin tirst rate. Under the instruction of Coaches Wantland and Otto, Central ' s athletes are fast developing into a team that is certain to make a creditable showing in the state meet this spring. The results of the first meet with Normal Schools .ire as follows: loo-yard dash — .spearman, tirst; Hughes, second. 220-yard dash — Hughes, tirst; Spearman, second. 440-yard dash — Hughes, tirst; Spangler, second. 880-yard run — Kimball, first; Sherrill, third. Mile run — McClain, tirst; Kimball, second. Relay — Central, lust: Bourne, Kimball, Spearman, Hughes 120-yard hurdles — Bourne, second. 22o-yard low hurdles — Bourne, first. Broad jump — Spearman, lirst. Javelin — Frary, third. Discus — Frary, third. Shot put — Frary, first. Another meet to be held April 30, with Southwestern Normal school augurs well to be one of great interest. Central may well be proud of her standing in track this season made by athletes who are all gentlemen in every respect and b her able and hard- working coaches, Wantland and Otto. I ; ii i .-I Fori v-five u 1920 J r BRONZE As we go to press the tennis season has just dawned upon us. So far we have played Phillips University and played one game of singles with Southeastern State Normal in the normal school tournament at Norman. The latter tournament was postponed on account of rain, and will possibly he played at a later date. Spangler and Eaton have represented Central thus far this year. Spangler won in the singles with Southeastern, and he and Eaton won both singles and doubles with Phillips. Eaton defeated his opponent by the following score: 4 — 6, 5 — 1, and 6 — 4. Spangler won over his opponent by the score: 6 — 4, 3 — 6, 6 — l. Only one set of doubles was played. The score was 6 — 3 in Central ' s favor. While Central expects to have a team that will easily win the normal school championship, it is not the purpose of this school to develop a few who are especially proficient in the game, but rather to provide recreation for the large majority of the student body who enjoy playing. In this latter respect tennis comes nearer to reaching everyone than any other form of athletics. On any suitable afternoon e very court is occupied by both men and women, and large numbers are waiting their turn for the courts. Credit is given in tennis for physical training, but the big majority who play do it purely for the recreation and outdoor exercise. At present we have eight courts, all in fairly good condition and all equipped with new nets, in first-class condition in soon be here. We expect to have more courts and have them all preparation for the big summer term, which will L One Hundred Forty-six . 1920 c J BOOK IS 50CIETT " X fflutograpf) _ SEPTEMBER September 8. Off to school; students flock to of- fice t enroll; students ' griet received In open-armed Profs Septem ber 9. First class recitation; nearly every- body flunks. September io. First chapel; everybodj makes a mad rush to the auditorium to the laws read b) the new president. September 14. Clubs organize; a noisj evening; rush season starts, everybody gets looked over; pep galore. September 18. Senior class organizes; most prom- inent of class honored with an office. Mr. Morgan, longest officer of the class. September 25. Seniors have tirst part) of the year. A mad attempt to get acquainted. i ICTOBER ictober t. Biggest pep meeting of the season; football boys grin over amount of pep produced. • Ictober 2. Shakespeare Club gives reception in honor of President and Mrs. Mitchell. October 3. First football game; Catholic Univer- sity vs. C. S. N. C. S. N. won b) big score. (ictober 7. First tragedy oi season; Prof. Oakes gets stung by a bee; e es sutler swelled deformity. i ictober 8. Mr. Whyte, former member oi lish Parliament, speaks in chapel on Britain in Amer- ica; dinner given in his honor bj the faculty. • Ictober 10. Football; Baptist vs. C. S. N. We Criterion Club has a kid party. T. i ). K. Club entertains Arenas at L won. i Icti iber 1 3. i ictober l ; . a masque party. October 16. Dr. Brooks ol Norman speaks in chapel on Democracy in the Schools October 16. Public initiation oi T. 0. K. ' s new- members. October 23. Shakespeare Club entertains Feder- ated Clubs at a I o ' clock tea. October JO. Tsa Mo Ga Club entertains faculty and literarv clubs at a masque Hallowe ' en festival. Nl IVEMBER November 3. End of fall term approaching; Jun- iors all visit Prois to find out standing. November " • Governor Robertson speaks in chap- el; Central glad to have a visit from the governor. Novermber to. Byron King, entertainer and im- personator, lectures before student body. November 11. Armistice celebrated at Central; soldiers give program in chapel. November 11. Football; Weatherford s. C. S. N. C- S. N. keeps up record. November IN. Grand pep march, followed by a bonfire down town to celebrate the Coming cham- pionship game with Alva. November 18. Championship game; C. S. N. runs Off with the score. 27 to 0. November 20. Chapel conducted by Seniors; great hit made by talented Seniors; Juniors even look in- terested. November 2t. Great news; Seniors excused from exams and enjoy a (quiet rest). November 26. Term ends; everybodj goes home that possesses the carfare. i ni i lundi ed F " oi I j . 1920 c r BRONZE ibdek: L December 1. Everybody comes back and a lot of students strolling around trying to catch on to things. December 1. Governor Brough of Arkansas speaks in auditorium. December 2. New chorus members get voices tried out- Numerous sounds are heard. December 4. First chapel of winter term; bold freshies run to chapel and sit in center section. December 12. Criterion Club entertains football boys at a banquet. December 16. T. 0. K. Club presents " The Lost Greek. " Flay rendered very artistically; aided by Senate and Arena Clubs. December IS. Juniors have charge in chapel. A very clever program. Colors put in a prominent place. Look at them for they will soon be gone. December 1 J. Home for Christmas. January 5. Everybody comes grinning back to school. Profs, take all joy out of life by assigning everyone a report. January 8. Chapel; everybody sore; one week of vacation has to be made up. January 9. Baskel ball season opens; game with Shawnee; C. S. N. wins. January 12. Arthur Howard Griggs lectures in chapel on " Education for the New Era. " January 16. Shakespeare presents, " Merchant of Venice. " One of the most successful plays the Shakespeares ever staged. Distinguished state visitors enjoy the play. January 22. President Eskridge of Southwestern Normal lectures in chapel. January I ' ). Juniors challenge Seniors to play basket ball game for the 22nd. January 22. Seniors win by big score. Junior girls get cold feet and refuse to play. January 2 l . Faculty entertained at dinner in do- mestic science rooms. January 2 C . Oscar Seagle. baritone, sings in chapel. Audience enjoyed the beautiful rendition of his songs. January 30. Basket ball. O. U. vs. C. S. N. O. U. wins by narrow margin. February 2. Everybody wild to get a Vista. Best edition of year. Put out by Seniors. February 3. Brsket ball. Southwestern vs. C. S- N. We win. Central seems to have the habit. February 6. Josh Lee entertains student body at chapel. February 6. T. I I. K. -Triumvirate debate. T. O. K. victorious. 2 to 3. February 4. Senate-Arena debate and oration; Arena won oration; Senate won debate. February 12. Chapel; quartette blew into exist- ence. February 16. Senate entertains sister clubs at Valentine reception; we give it to the Senate for abil- honored in having distinguished men, such as ex- President Taft, visit her. February 20. C. S. N. chorus sang at Oklahoma State Teachers ' Association. They say it sounded tine. Quartette also m;;de its debut. February 2 .. Dr. Charles Evans speaks in chapel. February 27. End of winter term. 1 One Hundred I ' " it y-i ighl u 1920 J r BRONZE MARt II Vlarch I. Sprig Has Cub. Spring term arrives and .1 lot uf new students coming in every day. March 6. Juniors have tacky carnival. According i»i i urly, the usual enjoyable evening was passed. Vlarch 11. State basket ball tournament for girls heid in Central Hall. C. S. N. boys experience three of the busiest days ol the season. March 12. Basket ball still raging. Vlarch IS. Dr. Paine gives illustrated lecture in auditi irium. Vlarch 20. Shakespeare ' s Julius Caesar shown on screen in auditorium. March 21. Junior class presents ' The American " A very clever play, well presented; success due to the able coaching of Mrs. Estill, Senior class mother. March 31. Mr. Vv hitel.urst. president of State Board of Agriculture, speaks in chapel. APRIL April 1. The sun rises on the Senior colors float- ing high on the flagpole. A great deal ol excitement before the set of the sun. April 7. Tsa Mo Ga picture show. Everybody present .it the mi ics. April 7. Chapel conducted by Tsa Mo t;.i Club. A classical musical program enjoyed by all. April 7. Public initiation of new Shakespeare members. The patches were becoming. April 13. Preliminary reading contest. Central doesn ' t lag on talent April 14. A lot ot excitement over the Vlay Queen pn ispects. April 15. American Legion stage minstrel show- in auditorium. Almost as good as real negroes. April 1 ' ). Langston jubilee, singers here. April 20. Hark atmosphere prevails throughout Norman; slight earthquake shock felt. April 2s Annual triangular debate. Held at Cen- tral. April 27. Junior-Senior banquet. • piil 30. State reading contest here. MAY Via) 5. Senate-Arena debate. May 4. President and Mrs. Mitchell give recep- tion to clubs. Ma) 7. Senior class presents, " A Friend in Need " Ma) to. T. ii. K. -Triumvirate term debate. Ma) 13. Senior mother, lather and aunt entertain the Senior class. Maj t ' . Ma) da) festival. Mav IS. Senior class da) fW D L Ma 2 1. Graduation. r i bronze: 50CIETT SHAKESPEARE RECEPTION IN HONOR OF PRESIDENT AND MRS. MITCHELL One of the most elaborate affairs ever given in Central State Normal was given Thursday evening, October 2, in honor of President and Mrs. Mitchell by the girls of the Shakespeare Club. Those in the receiving line with President and Mrs. Mitchell were Miss Ruby Canton, Mrs. Emma Estill and Miss Lillie Reed. The club rooms were beautifully decorated with masses of American Beauty roses and ferns. Punch was served to the guests upon their arrival, and each and every one was given a hearty welcome by the club girls. The " Get Acquainted " program was well carried out and every one be- came well acquainted. An ice course was served at the close of the evening to two hundred guests. The guest list included President and Mrs. Mitchell, members of the faculty, the football boys and the other clubs of the school. HALLOWE ' EN FESTIVAL One of the interesting events of the season occurred Thursday, Octo- ber 30, when the Tsa Mo Ga Club entertained the literary clubs and members of the faculty at a masquerade Hallowe ' en party. As the guests arrived they were ushered up the fire escape of the Old North Building by ghosts. At the top landing they were welcomed by the cold hand of a ghost and ushered into the festival room. The festival room was beautifully decorated in black and orange, with rows of autumn leaves and jack o ' lanterns arranged around the sides of the room. After the guests had been entertained by the ghosts and fortune tellers, they unmasked, found partners and linished the evening by folk dancing. At the hour of eleven a Hallowe ' en feast was served to 125 guests. L One Hundred Fifty 1920 c J SENIOR PARTIES The Senior of 1920 has given three most delightful parties this year — one each term. The first one m the fall was perfect in detail — about one hundred Seniors were present, and enjoyed the games and music. The room was beautifully decorated in the class colors and the refresh- ments were carried out in their colors — purple and gold. Guests besides the class parents were President and Mrs. Mitchell, Miss Coo ver and Mr. Seymour. The next party seemed to excel the first — it was the Easter party. Class colors and flowers were everywhere — and Easter decorations. One of the entertaining features was the Easter egg hunt, which afforded much pleasure. Several guests were present and on of the most delightful parties of the year was this one in the spring term. The last party of the Seniors, but by no means the least important, was the one given by the Seniors to the faculty Tuesday, May 18, from 4 to 6. It was beautiful in every appointment. The Shakespeare room was artistically decorated with ferns, spring flowers and Senior colors. In the receiving lines with the class officers were the class parents and President Mitchell. The orchestra played during the afternoon. Senior girls presided over the refreshments, and the Class of 1920 are to be congratulated upon their del ightful ways of entertaining. Ills- One lliiTuhiil Fifty-one 1920 . J zhdek: 1 PRESIDENT AND MRS. MITCHELL GIVE RECEPTION The most delightful reception of the year was the one given by President and Mrs. Mitchell for the Senior class, on May 4. Receiving with President and Mrs. Mitchell were the Senior class parents, Mrs. Estill, Mr. Tourtellotte and Miss Wantland, and assisting in the reception room and dining room were members of the f:»:ulty. The residence was beautifully decorated in the class colors and class flowers, the purple and gold pansies. An orchestra furnished music through- out the evening, and later dainty refreshments were served. About l5o Seniors were present and enjoyed the hospitality of President and Mrs. Mitchell. RECEPTION Mrs. Emma Estill, Miss Wantland and Mr. Tourtollette gave a delightful reception to the Senior class Monday, the 1 9th, at 8 o ' clock. The reception room was beautifully decorated in Senior colors and masses of purple and yellow pansies. The evening was spent in playing games and singing class songs. One of the most interesting features of the evening was the special entertainment furnished by Ma, Pa and Aunt. At the close of the reception, dainty refreshments were served to ninety Seniors. The class colors were also carried out in this course. Our class mother, father and aunt have made things interesting for us all year and to them we owe much gratitude. L One Hundred Fifty-two J r ! BRONZE ZBQOK) 1 SENATE VALENTINE RECEPTION TO SISTER CLUBS Gymnasium February 14, 8 o ' Clock Edmond, Oklahoma MENU Heart Sandwiches Sweet Pickles Fruit Salad Valentine Cake Chocolate Mints PRl (GRAM James Taylor, I ' oa.tmaster Weld nne Leu Dolan ( ur Hosts Elma Thompson Friendship Miss Bertha Matthews Smiles Clay Kerr C. S. N Miss Hampton Hearts Miss Elsie Coover Reading Constance Gilbert English Folk Son- Hazel Spearman Jest Her Yay___, Golda McClintock JUNIOR-SENIOR BANQUET Art Studio May M, 8 o ' Clock Edmond, Oklahoma MENU Lemon Frappe Cream Chicken in Timbles Potato Roses Asparagus on roast Cottage Cheese Queen Olives Parker House Rolls Pineapple Salad Nut Lettuce Sandwiches Angle Cake Brick Ice ( " ream Coffee Bonbons Salted Almonds No tGRAM Wayne lohnson, Toastmaster How the World Is With a Senior Prof. Tourtellotte We and They Prof, (lakes Central Ideals George Kimball Our Guests Carlton Spangler Wire Men Succeed Pres. John G. Mitchell L I Ml. ' M MIL. I I I .1 I I 1 I 1920 J r I BRONZE Central ' s Utettors; GOVERNOR J. B. A. ROBERTSON L One Hundred Fifty-four 1920 J r bronze: ZBQDK) 1 51 PERINTENI lENT R. II. WILS N L One 1 1 1 j Mi I red i- ' i ; i . 1920 . J r HPON7.F BOOK 1 B ' y ' v HfH EX-PRESIDENT WILLIAM H. TAFT u One Hundred Fifty-six u J r BRONZE THE PLAYS OF 1920 The plays that have been given during this year have been well selected, thoroughly prepared and presented in an excellent manner. The first of the season, " The Lost Pleiad ' ' was given in a beautiful and artistic way by the members of the T. O. K. Club, on the evening of December 17, 1919. The story, a Greek fantasy, was based on the old mythological story of the Pleiad, who came to earth to ascertain some knowledge of it. She chanced to see the King of Corinth as he slept by the side of a pool. The king, although he thought he had only dreamed about her, had sufficient faith to go to the place he was to meet her. A number of efforts were made to kill the king and to get the Pleiad to marry the villian. But all of the efforts were futile, and at the appointed time the king and the Pleiad met and were married. The annual play of the Shakespeare Club was given January 16, 1920. The club is composed of girls, and they made a study of the works of Shakes- peare. Once each year they present one of the best plays. This year the Merchant of Venice was given in an excellent manner by the girls of the club. All of the characters showed that they had dramatic talent and that they had been well trained, but those playing the parts of Shylock, Bassiano, Lancelot, Portia, Gratiano and Nerissa were among the best. The auditorium was crowded with people who were sent away happy and contented at the close of the evening March 2 2, 1920, because the Junior class furnished them with two hours of excellent entertainment in their de- lightful and happy class play, " The American. " Those who attended the Senior class play, " A Friend in Need, " on the evening of May 8, 1920, laughed until their sides ached before the excellent members of the cast had finished dealing out their comical and clever bits of mirth and wit, in the most interesting and humorous situations, which were very cleverly created. It is seldom that such good, wholesome lessons are taught in the delightful manner as those found in the excellent presentation of this final attraction of the season given by local talent — the Senior Class of 1920. F. O. S. L i ine Hundre I Fifty-eight 1920 r IHRnN7F ■ ' I ... ,rv m J r I BRONZE BOOK 1 -•• « a n i! IrO i i -■rr L One Hundred Sixl 1920 r BRONZE _BDJ3KJ 1 C ft. Ji As the United States is the melting pot, Of those from a foreign land, As America welds the iron hot, Into grains of golden sand, So Central School in the midst of our state, Melts ignorance of youth before too late. And from out of the embryonic crystals, Of which Oklahoma ' s sons are a part, Central has delved ' neath the thistles, And molded a soul and a heart, And we Seniors stand a living test To go out as proof of Central ' s best. So when we pass the gate of our Senior year, To the life on the other side, When we meet grave dangers with many a fear, In this land where we reside, May we just remember our college true, Aiyl do the best she would have us do. — Pauline Weant. IIm I I 1 j I 1 . I f . .1 Sl t Y-t VM r BRONZE u L c_ i [undn ' 1 Sixt; 1920 U J r IBBONZF MISS FRANCES MILES Winner in the Bronze Book Popularity Contest BGOKD f -a I?J1 A M A Wk v v mi. I lundrei] Sixty-four 1 J r ' BRONZE BOOK] framing Ikfjool A training school, at its best, is the natural center of a normal school ' s activities. It is mure than a place where professional craftsmanship is exem- plified and mechanical performance exalted above its rightful position. Con- troling forces are the subjects of deepest study. In a training school it is understood, as it is nowhere else, that the study of the psychological aspects of teaching can come to its full fruition only through illustration and use. The knowledge of method in the abstract cannot be adequate from the standpoint of the needs of the amateur teacher until the school group has been a subject of study. The training school affords a medium through which a study can be made of the different school subjects and the reactions children make to them in actual teaching situations. The training school children at Central constitute an unusualh cosmo- politan group. In a survey made of the training school a few years ago, the children were found to represent not only every section of Oklahoma, but also many other states. They had been born in seventeen different states and two countries. The main group, of course, were born in Oklahoma. An exact statement of the figures is as follows: Oklahoma 55 Missouri 3 Ohio 3 Texas 3 Mississippi 2 Alabama 1 Kansas 1 Mexico 1 Pennsylvania l Illinois 1 Indiana 1 Totals — Oklahoma 55 Other places 17 The nativity of the fathers of the children was: American, 65; English, 3; German, 3 ; Swiss, I. Nativity of the mothers was; American, ( ' ; Ger- man, 3. From the facts of the survey, it was fair to conclude that the group was cosmopolitan and that a great variety of types of children was represented. These various types that are found in our training school attord a most de- sirable pedagogical labortory in which the multiplicity oi responses to teaching situations can be made the subject of careful analysis and study. L. B. Ray. ' ' ii. ■ Nun.! i ' . ' i ! i t ■ !i r I BRONZE _B_QQKJ 1 L One Hundred Sixty-eight 1920 J BOOK] n ?■ ,! ' ■ ' . 1 fa: ' •■t. m wm k ml mimk L t.Wv -?gV ' 2 ne 11 undred Sixty-nine 1920 r BHQNZE :sqqk] 1 Co tije pron e ItooU taff The Staff has completed, for the Seniors, the Bronze Book of 1920. To the Staff I would say, " The book is a good one and you deserve much credit for your untiring efforts and efficient work. Each member of the Staff strove to make his part of the book the best. The opportunity was there, you grasped it and have produced something worth while, something the Class of 1920 may well be proud of and in years to come, in glancing over this Annual, 1 will give you many pleasant memories. When you began this book you had many aims in view, one was to make this volume a superior one, that you have accomplished and you are well re- warded by seeing what you desired a reality. You have worked months, and now in your hands you haye what all labor brings — " results, the material. " I congratulate each member of the Staff and thank them for their co- operation and excejlent work. It has been a great pleasure to work with you, " our goal is attained, " and 1 can say with pride, " IT IS WELL DONE. " A. Emma Estill. Om II ed Seventy J r BRONZE u RONXEgOOK TAFF LcO-DOLflH- EDlTOR ' -CHlEF LUClL DEftRDEM-BfiRRtfT A SS- ( R.t • E Dl TOFO . BuSHl£S5°rOANA. JER. DQHP niLO-BERNAUD GOLDA-n CLINTOCK LlLLIE-RrrEE) E C-RSE-KIMBflLL flSST-BOSINE5S-fM»NAfrFR- SOCIET Y-EDI70 R - SENIOR ' EDITOR . AT -I L ET I C S n(LRCER-Lfc.WIS LETfVRuE ' DEAN rOARV-fWRRlSbtTr- VICTOR.- HICKS Rj fiSSISTANT-EDlT- ASS-A T-EDITORJ " PHOTO 6-R.APHy ST-PHOTOfrRAWft ART- EDITOR, UTER.fiRY E.TMTCR JCKE-FTJITOR, L I mm- I [undre i Sex enl 1920 J r I BRONZE VISTH y dunlin «i im-kniiflm I •(Ely » n ■■ ■ lata ■ Mbctl ' rr at in •it. ■mJut MO! of CtnlrtJ - ■ ■ KMBK W THE SHIM llASs ■ ■ ■ ■ .... ■ ■ ■ .... I ■ H..IH nlJ li ' l ' lol ■ ■bmol ' ■■ ■ for U- ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ I ... ■ I ' i. Aim) -i.1 i i pnM I ' . ■ . ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ - ■ ■ m nnimun tun ■ .... ■ ■ ■ . ■ ■ ■ . i ■ . . . ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ l of ■ I »m proud tuh« ■ . . ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ t 11 h dibit i . ■ . ■ ■ - ■ akiug. • fiu ■ ■ . ■ i KiVI-iiUio Ji.lwl: ,i Tht oxinU. ■ ■ ■ ■ e omari g«t tin- iiwfi With lo THK nil mini ■ . mimsn ■ . . .. ■ ,i ■ ... uptrallnoi ol Iho lull.. ' futon . i ■ .■■.-, . : . ■ ■ N 1 ■ . . ■ ■ moot-row ■ ■ I ■ ■ I ■ ■ ■ ■ . ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ t me I lundred Sevei 1920 J r BRONZE _aooKJ 1 fje Vtata Everyone who knows Central is acquainted with The Vista. For years it has been the official publication of the school and always is it tilled with interesting articles concerning the school life. It presents helpful articles from members of the faculty. It gives stories, poems and items of general interest from students. The paper is edited by the head of the English department, Professor F. C. Oakes. However, he is ably assisted by a committee composed of other members of the faculty, and as every article published has the endorse- ment of the president, The Vista truly speaks. The mechanical work is done by students in the print shop connected with the normal, and the kind of work done this year has been worthy of praise. The editions have appeared bi-weekly, and are eagerly awaited by the students and several hundred readers who have gone out to teach, but feel an interest in the welfare of C. S. N. During this year there has been two or three souvenir editions, but the one which attracted special attention and is commonly regarded as the best Vista of the year, was the New Year ' s number, edited by the Senior class. President Mitchell gladly gave his permission, and Clay Kerr was appointed editor. Being the first edition of the new year, an effort was made to empha- size the idea of new things and the determination to make a better paper than any before it. State Superintendent R. H. Wilson contributed a most excellent article expressing his appreciation of Central State Normal and of the Senior class of this year. President Mitchell, Class Mother Estill and Class Father Tourtellotte voiced their best wishes to the class in most excellent articles. Members of the faculty and of the class wrote some special articles of in- terest to the school. A column of jokes, some historical data not generally known, and a roster and group picture of the Senior class featured the special " Senior Vista. " The Vista is a potent force in the activities of this school. Through its excellent staff and corps of contributors, it keeps schools and teachers over the state in connection with events here and scatters abroad the doctrine of pro- gressiveness as exemplified in Oklahoma ' s oldest and best normal school. L One Hundred Sever.ty-fi ir 1920 . J r BHQNXE _aQQKJ 1 ije Climate of tlje (Orient While making a last visit On the southern Chinese shore I met two old acquaintances, Friends whom I most adore. There was one great mystery, That 1 never have surmised, They were both great missionaries. Who wouldn ' t be surprised? Mother Estill seemed so happy, Teaching those heathen to play. While Father Tourtellotte lead all meetings, Taught them how to sing and pray. The strangest thing was the climate, Why, it almost made me faint. And that was why Ma ' s hair was red, And Pa ' s as black as ink. This made them look quite different, Yet, they seemed much the same, For their ideas still looked forward Hoping soon to gleam in fame. L One Hundre ! Seventy-six 1920 J r BRONZE ' _BQQKJ 1 J9ame x iy I ' ve pleaded once, I ' ve pleaded twice, In Central ' s halls where all is bright, i was a wife while seeking fame But it all depended upon the name. She denied me once, she denied me twice, She said my face was not quite right, She was seeking beauty while seeking fame, lUit I was only seeking the name. I found another quite so fair Who had long ringlets of coal black hair. I told her she was everything to me, But she said " I ' ve a friend more fair than thee. 1 tried so hard some other to find, But no name to me was quite so fine. 1 went with beauties of many fames, But 1 couldn ' t bear their horrible names. So unless some girl, I please is able To change her name to only Mabel, I ' ll never again seek wife or fame, But alone I ' ll live and love that name. One Hundred Seventy-eight r I BRONZE zbebk 1 9 Heap gear Romance of tije Class of 1920 L Have you ever heard of the mystic night, Which comes at the last of May, When the Senior class in garments white. And bright and glittering array, ct a fantasy on campus green, Where one who passes may view the scene? Tis the fairy night by the Normal Tower, Where the ghosts of a sweet dim past Unite with the shapes of the living hour, For the Senior joys will not last, And so for one last glorious time Their spirits frolic in the bright moonshine. So thus it happened that 1 came by Just as the fairy enchantment fell, And being outside, me they did not spy And I was not cast under the spell. I stood apart by the long hedge wall And watched the Seniors, one and all. " Tis a wedding scene, " said E!ma, the Queen, As she stood by Mr. Dolan, " That tonight we shall screen on nature ' s green, To set the ball a rollin. ' ' Then they stepped aside, She waved her hand, He Beck-oned the bride to meet her, • ' Tis leap year, " said he, " You soon will see. Master Hicks will Leeper. " Parsons tied the Gordon knot, As he leaned against a Pest, Preaching his philosophy as well as the text To the therein assmbled host. Then when the wedding bells began to toll He gave to them the legal Roll. A Jay sang in a Hawthorne bush, A wonderful Virginia song, As he hung his nest and fastened it tight ' Neath the shelter of a convenient pron . While above the canopy overhead Was a shady curtain to see. For a spider had fastened his delicate Webb From the Betenbough of an Atteriberry tree. One Hundred Eighty 1920 n LJ J BOOK 1 L One H 1920 J r IBRON7E c L IHEEK 1 While out near the bower of the Senior class Another sight attracted me, For a little Lamb played on the Grass. And Kimball-ed and Bable-d over the Lee. And flowers were there, all nature ' s kind, To adorn this wedding play. Which was held in front of the Evan ' s Temple On this mystic night in May. Lillie Reed bound a Myrtle wreath Mingled with Daisies white, And Lea Rue Dean tied the boquet With a De Graffenreid so tight, And they laid the while by Mary ' s side. Golda Haire and eyes so Frank Filled with their Hazel gleam. The groom was dressed in many Coates Made by an up-to-date Taylor, While his bride was Dowd in somber Brown, But still he was glad to take her. After the sermon had made them one They had a regular Fry, The guests were fed on Milo and Com By Morgan from on high. And during the feast the merriment brew They danced to fife and song, When hush, the vision was almost o ' er, They could not now stay long. I listened and heard the witches cry, The Barket of a tiny Kerr. The Seniors must leave with many a sigh And things be just as they were. For Aurora was painting the horizon now With colors of heavenly bliss, And Robert of Lincoln chirped from a bough, " 1 wish I could Seymour of this. " As the clock struck four, From the lone pine tree, In the midst of Central ' s lane, Mother Estill whispered her wishes true, And Father Tourteldove cooed the refrain. " Goodbye, our Seniors, we love you all. In the work of future years, Be true to the motto of Central ' s Hall, Then you need have no fears. " One Hundred Eighty-two — By Pauline Weant. 1920 J r IBHONZr _BOQKJ 1 pron e pooli Jofees Soph: ••Why is Mr. Green the fastest man in the world? " World-wise Junior: " Because time flies, but when Green leads chorus he beats time. " Pat and Mike were on a ship when the latter fell overboard. Mike yelled: " Drop me a line. But Pat calmly replied: " What ' s the use. There ain ' t going to be any postoffice where you are going. " Mr. Wax: " It you want anything well H;lrriet Umb; « Grac j 0USj Rav - but done, do it yourself. " you are bright. " Mr. Tourtellotte: ' But, suppose Rav Q . -Certainly. That ' s the rea- you want a hair cut i A student from C. S. N. knocked at St. Peter ' s gate. Old St. Peter opened the peep-hole and asked: " Who are you? " " A student " from C. S. N., " was the answer. " Good. Did you purchase the Bronze Book? " " Yes, sir. " " Good. Did you patronize its ad- vertisers? " " Er-r, er-no, I forgot that. " " Sorry, " said old St. Peter, " but you will " have to go below. " You can lead a horse to water, But you cannot make him drink. You can give a sub zero, But you cannot make him think. Never put off ' till tomorrow what you can do today. I did and the next day they took down the mistletoe. CLASS STONES L Freshman — Emerald. Sophomore — Diamond. Junior — Grindstone. Senior — Tombstone. son my mother calls me Ray. " He met her at the pasture gate, She bore a pail of milk. He gazed upon her rosy cheeks, They were as smooth as silk. " Howjs the sweet milk maid? " asked, She puckered up her brow. " The milk ain ' t made, you boob, ' said she, " We get it from a cow. " he One hundred years ago today, O ' er lands both wild and drear, The men put powder in their guns And went to hunt for deer. But the times have changed As well as ever they can — A dear puts powder on her cheeks And goes to hunt for man. It is meter in song, It is meter in rhyme, But if you meter at ALL, Whv. meet her alone. — By a poet of C. S. N. Miss dancing Dale now. " Roberts: " I with you. " Albert: " I ' m could just die nearly dead One Hundred Eighty-four 1920 J r I BRONZE ZBEEK] 1 BRONZE BOOK JOKES— Continued Victor Hicks: " My brain is on fire. " Curley Spangler: " Blow them out. " PROBABLY A RUMOR It is known by some of the mem- bers of the Senior class that Mr. Do- lan was positively not studying on the morning of Thursday, December 25, 220 ' -). Miss Smith: " May 1 pull the blind down? The sun is shining on me. " Miss Hampton: " The sun is always good for green things. " Dr. Maugaugh: " State difference between results and consequence. " Kidd: " Results are what you expect and consequences are what you get. " Mr. Covey: my life. " Girl: " Try once. " " You are the breath of holding your breath Beulah Roberts: " Have vou Freck- les? " George Kimball: " No, I used to have them when I was a kid, but they are gone now. " Beulah: " You boob, I mean have you read Freckles? " George: " No. Mine were brown. " an Lucile Hesterlv: " You talk idiot. " Vernon Kale: " I ' ve got to talk so you can understand me. " L Mr. Otto: " Miss Fink, what is air composed of? " Miss Fink: " Of H-2-O. " Mr. Otto: " Then the best thing you can do is to call for a life boat quick. " " Do you ever write on an empty stomach? " " Sir, " said the literary man, " I am a poet, not a tattoo artist. " The best joke in the school — Our Joke Editor. Next best — The their importance. Juniors feeling A string of jokes — The people who think that- -get by. We do hereby grant the privilege to all those who desire to be a joke. Prof. Green: " We will not have chorus tonight because so many de- sire to go to the city to hear the Rome Choir. I hope you will all go. This is the first time the choir has been outside Rome for six hundred years. " Victor Hicks: " Are the people all the same ? " Mrs. Estill: " Mr. Conklin, tell us about the king. " Mr. Conklin: " — er — well, he was soft just Mary said. " RECIPE FOR A GRADUATE Take a man fresh and green ; sprinkle with salt and pepper and roast for several seasons; add many exams beaten stiff; stir well with a diploma and serve well with a cap and gown; toast make a good accom- paning dish. If a fancy touch is de- sired ice with chapel talks garnished with dates. This is especially palat- able in commencement season. One Hundred Eighty-six u 1920 r J r BRONZE ZBOQK 1 BR( INZE r,( K K IKES— Continued " How clean the seas keeps the sea- shore. " " Yes, you know it is verj tidy. " Mrs . Estill: " Now, will someone tell me the most important thing that has happened in the last twenty ;. ears - " Mercer Lewis (modestly) : " Me " A man dropped one hundred feet from a packing house root and did not break a bone. No, gentle reader. they were pigs ' feet. Tourtellotte (to drug clerk) : " My hair is falling out. Could you suggest something to keep it in 3 ' Obliging clerk : " A box. " Mi irgan : " I ' ve quit drinking . foi breakfast. " Keller: ■■That so ; Why? " Morgan: " I find that it keeps me awake all day. " King " Prexz " Cardinals Faculty V ibles Alumni Serfs Students Prof. Oakes: " Now, give me a sentence with the word " fright " in it. " Men Parks: " When 1 was at home 1 had frighl eggs tor breakfast. " McOranahan: Ion- speech at the Senior meeting the other afternoon. " Dolan: " What was he talking aboul McCranahan: " He didn ' t say. " Miss Hampton (t.i troublesome student) : " 1 wish that you would pay ■Kimball made a attention. Keep your eyes on me and you won ' l see - , much. " Mr. Wilson: " Who made noise? " Victor Hicks: " 1 did it. dropped a perpendicular. " that just A chaperon is about the only one who gets any credit for neglecting her business. Tourtellotte: " Can anyone tell me where is the best place to keep milk perfectly nice and fresh on a hot summer ' s day? " Miss Halliday: " That ' -, easy, pro- fessor: in the cow. " Beulah Roberts: " They say that the in. ii m is a dead body. " Russell Covey: " Then let ' s sit up with the corpse. " n oyster is a fish built like a nut. L Hazel Spearman: " Why isn ' t a mo- torman in danger of being shocked? " Mr. Otto: " Because he isn ' t a con- ductor. " Barkett: " What is a hypocrite? " Bernard: " A person that comes to class smiling. " Mr. Wax: " If you get all this in your head you ' ll have the whole " thing in a nutshell. Laugh and the world laughs with you. Frown and you wrinkle your face.. ' " 1 .-.I Eighty-seven 1920 J r I BRONZE ' ZBEK3K 1 BRONZE BOOK JOKES— Continued TWO POPULAR EVENTS OF THE YEAR. The Mustache Brigade: — CONSTITUTION — We, the undersigned students of C. S. N., do hereby agree to refrain from shaving our upper lips until the eighth day of February, nineteen hundred and twenty. Any student who shall violate the provisions of this covenant shall, after public trial, have his head shaved. The Skin Flint Brigade: — CONSTITUTION — We, the undersigned, do hereby solemnly promise that we will wear our hair skinned back and up, exposing our ears, to school, all school activities and when we have a date with a mustache. If at any time any member is seen with their hair down over the ears it is the right of any other member to skin it up. OH-H-H-H! How doth the gentle laundress. Search out the weakest joints. And always scrape the buttons off At the most stragetic points? L ASK MFS. FORDYCE A biology student reports that two mosquitoes became in- toxicated with rage at mosquito bar in Oklahoma City last Sundaj , If you can ' t laugh at the jokes of this age. just laugh at the age of the jokes. Charlotte I. — " How is the weather. Marie? " The Maid — " Fresh and windy, madame. " Charlotte 1. — " Very well. Put a healthy flush on my cheek this morning. I ' m going out. " It ' s mighty hard to please a woman. 1! you stare at her she thinks you rude, and if you don ' t she thinks you lack taste. .lumping at conclusions is not good exercise. " Maggie, how was it 1 saw a young man talking with you in the kitchen last night? " asked the mistress of her cook. The girl pondered a few minutes and answered. " Faith. an ' I can ' t make it out mesilf; you must have looked through the keyhole. " Don C — " All evening 1 have been waiting to say some- thing to you. " Myrle R. — " It wasn ' t goodnight, was it? " COMPLICATIONS Lloyd — " How wonderful your painting is! It fairly makes my mouth water! " Lnuise M. — " A sunset makes your mouth water? " Lloyd G. — " Oh, is it a sunset? I thought it was a fried egg! " One Hundred Eighty-eight 1920 J r BRONZE - BRONZE BOOK JOKES — Continued " JUST IMAGINE " Dr. Nihart in a track suit. Wallace Weeks when he grows up. Mr. Tourtollette keeping " still at a football game. Marjie Leeper with her own clothes on. Miss Reece with a long dress on. Miss Kate Walker on the green. Ruth Fowler without slang. Harriet Lamb without her giggle. Central without rules. Conklin coming to class on time. Mrs. Estill without her smile. " Pete " Moore without paint. John Williamson not playing foot- ball. Victor Hicks as a giant. Mildred Ellis cutting classes. Ben Park without Madge. Central boys in dress suits. Shakespeare Club without pep. Dr. Murdaugh keeping still. Miss Hampton smiling. Nellie Oakes without a piano. Miss Canton not dressed up. Mr. Oakes real hard-boiled. Mrs. Watkins sounding an " R. " " Skinny " and " help. " English hs Ingraham saying " self " not having good eats. Central without pretty girls. Mr. Dolan without his books. Wayne Johnson short and fat. Curley Spangler nut debating. I feel faint. I Wax: " Take two short ones, Miss Wantland: ' can ' t take my breath. Mr. then. " Mr. Oakes: " Miss Alcorn, what are the principal parts of sick ' " Alcorn: " Sick, worse, dead. " L Two microbes sat on a pantry shelf, With faces sad and pained, And said as they watched the milk- man ' s stunts, " Our relation is getting strained. " Gladys Glass ways conceited: Victor Hicks: I ' m not. " " Are bright men al- " Oh, 1 don ' t know, Miss Hampton: " What is there in common between the government of England and the government of the United States? " Student: " The Atlantic Ocean. " I am sure that everyone enjoyed the wonderful music furnished by the C. S. N. orchestra at the Junior Play. Edna ence. Fink wants to take confer- Junior: Senior: hungry. " " I live by my wits. ' ' " It must be awful to go As Byers Watkins sayeth it: " Mr. Wax is my geometry instructor. I shall not pass. He maketh me to do strange propositions before my class. He confuseth my brains. He leadeth me into strange mysteries of polygons and prisms. Yea, 1 study till midnight, I shall gain no knowledge for angles and planes sorely beset me in the pres- ence of the class. He filleth my head with proofs until my mind runneth over. Surely bad luck and disaster shall follow me all the days of my life and I shall remain in the geometry class forever. " One Hundred Ninety 1920 J c n IHEQEj 1 BRONZE BOOK JOKES — Continued I ' d rather be a could be if I couldn ' t be an are, For a could be is a maybe, With a chance of touching par. I ' d rather be a has been than a might have been, by far, For a might have been has never been But a was was once an are. Dolan: " Why do blushes creep up- on girls ' faces? " Lyle Holland: " Because if they ran thev ' d kick up too much dust. " Agri. 208 class was studying the different classes of poultry. The Ham- burg breed was given for discussion. Wallace Weeks: " Mr. Tourtellotte, is that the kind they make hamburg- ers out of? " WANT CLOUMN WANTED — A willowy figure. Caro- lyn Halidav. WANTED — Some apples and gum. Pete Moore. WANTED — A beaux. Zelma. WANTED — A Caesar pony. Ruth Fowler. WANTED — Some anti-fat. Gertrude Hacker. WANTED — A comb. Dale Albert. WANTED — A cure for toothache and the lumbago, which prevents me from having a Bronze Book pic- ture made. To whom it may concern. L A new law in physics: The deport- ment of an individual varies univers- ally as the square of the distance from the teacher ' s desk. Daisy Odom: " Isn ' t electricity a fluid 5 " " Dan Pardue: " No, why? " Daisy: " Everyone is always talking about the juice. " In Political history class. Mrs. Estill: " If the president should die who would officiate until the vice president took the oath? " Ryan Kerr: " The undertaker. " Nota Bates: " That Hicks boy looks Paul: " Would you rather marry the biggest fool on earth than remain single ' " Frances: " Oh, this is to sudden. " Freshman: " What author do you like best? " Senior: " My father. " Freshman: " What did he write? " Senior: " Checks. " Some of the have decided to Juniors and others graduate since they heard that the Seniors have privi- leges. Mrs. Adamson (knocking at door) : " Eight o ' clock! eight o ' clock! " Paul Keller (sleepily) : " Did you? Too bad. You had better call a doc- tor. " WITHIN THE LAW To steal a kiss. To shoot the rapids. To slash a skirt. To beat a carpet. To cut an acquaintance. To kill no time. 0m I [undred N ' inel J r BRONZE ZBEHK] 1 o • ••■ - v dnri6e.r from stnrvind. but nothini ton " tu-rn I r BRONZE 1 AMI HIS SAYINGS Norton — " The onlj thing that fits me ready-made is a pocket handkerchief. " Mr. Strong — " Open the door so lackson can throw out his chest. " Joke Editor — " We know all this is old sturt ' — but we ' ve got i " take up space. " When father comes in the door love goes out the window. l„ lM Collins — " Gee! My sister had .1 bad fright this morn- ing. A spider run up her arm. " Cecil Carson — " That ' s nothing. 1 had a sewing machine run up the seam of my pants yesterday. " HOW TO FILL YOUR FOUNTAIN PEN Fill the bath tub with ink. Grasp the Pen in the right hand and plunge in. REVENGI Teacher — ' ■What ' s your highest ambition Iniam Freshie — " To wash mother ' s ears " Mr. hmes — " Billie, are you laughing at me ' " Billie W. — " No, sir. " Mr lones — " Then what else is there in the room to laugh at? " ER, 1 s Policeman — " What are you standing ' ere foi " Slippery " 1 lanes — " Nutting. " Policeman — " Well, just move on. It everybodj was to stand in one place how would the rest yet past? " When von take things easy, he sure the do not belong to others. Vi rs Fordyce — " Where do all the buys go in the winter Maurice McK — " Search me. " L hi.- Hundr ■ -fM e L 1920 £ J r BRONZE IBOEKJ 1 IN ENGLISH 4A Clark C. — " Did you ever think of the value of cats? " Jack D. — " Yes, but did you ever think of the kisses, hugs and caresses wasted on them) ' " Clark C. (thoughtfully) — " No, I never did. Let ' s kill the cits. " " 1 want a chicken. " Butcher — " Do you want a pullet? " " No, 1 wanta carry it. " IN THE CAFETERIA " Say, did you know my son was married ' " " Is ' e? " ' No, lkey. " " Conductor, " inquired the nervous old lady, " which end of the car do I get off at ; " " Either end, " replied the conductor politely, " both ends stop. " NOW. CONSIDERING — What is so rare as a dav in June? Answer — A chaperon that doesn ' t make you sit in the front with the driver. Mr. Jones (to chemistry class) — " You may take arsenic for tomorrow. " The parlor door was open wide, Miranda, dear, b his side: Heandshe. Then Miranda heard a fuss. And father found them sitting thus: He and she. IL One Hundi. ' .i Ninety-six 1920 u J r BRONZE BCJQK] 1 trouble anb Criumpfj i :hapter i. Central State Normal School opened its fall term oi 19 19 with unusual hustle and excitement. It promised to be one of the most interesting years in the history of the school. Students were arriving on each car and, as usual, there was a crowd ol people down to see them come in. Among those arriv- ing was Betty Ann Taylor. She was a country girl and dressed in such a pecu- liar way that there was much speculation as to who she was. She wore a dress that had long since lost its color and had probably descended from sev- eral generations. Her hat was out of fashion, and her shoes were old and worn. She carried an old-fashioned shopping bag and a large umbrella that had seen some service in its day and time. She looked all about her with wondering eyes and finally decided to follow the crowd. As she walked by a young man and young woman who were well dressed and very much occupied with each other, the young man suddenl) exclaimed, " Foi land sake, Inez, look what ' s com, ' " Upon this they both giggled and hurried on. The young lady to whom this remark had been directed was Inez Water-, a bold, dashing, dark-eyed, beautiful girl, wdio was the leader of her set. She was the type of girl who admired hersell possibly more than anyone else in the world unless it be lack Foster, with whom she was very much in love. Inez had probably never had a serious thought in her head. Lessons were the least of her thoughts and Jack was the most. Inez had the will and determina- tion to get a thing when she went after it, and she wanted .lack Foster more than she had ever wanted anything in her young life. lack had the feeling that Inez was rather necessary to his existence, so the world pronounced them lovers, .lack was an amicable, good-looking youth, a leader in athletics and general favorite among the boys, and espe- cially among the girls. The only worn Jack had in his young life was the fact that Inez had a terrible temper and an ugly disposition. He always con- soled himself with the thought that she was very pretty, and that he ' ■ ith her. so, ol course, a man could afford to take a great deal of! oi a girl he loved. Then, too, Inez would probably change when she grew older. When Inez and Jack reached home that evening, Jack decided to join his pal, Tom Brooks, so away he went. Inez, being rather tired retired to her room. s she was going in the house she said to herself: " Wonder who my roommate will be this year " s soon as she opened the door a cry escaped her. There on the floor sat Hetty Ann, baggage and all. There were various articles of clothing scattered from one end to the other. the umbrella had found it a home in one corner, and of all things, the dilapi- L ■ if undred N ' inol . 1920 c J r BRONZE ' _BQQK] JEWELRY College and Club Pins made to order, any design. Diamonds ordered, any size. Prices right. Jewelry makes excellent presents for graduation, birthday or Christmas. Repairs guaranteed on a work. We are here to please you. Have we? us a chance 3 If not, come or write. We fill mail orders. Have you given Watches, Rings, Bracelets, Cuff Links, Stick Pins, Tie Clasps, Watch Fobs, Watch Chains, Neck Chains, Lavalliers, Brooches, Bar Pins, Belt Buckles, Gold Handled Umbrellas, Seal Jewelry, Club and Class Pins, Waterman ' s Pens, Manicure Sets, Toilet Articles, Souve- nir Spoons, Cut Glass, China, Silverware, Clocks, Pennants and Pillow Tops. Arnett ' s Jewelry Store Phone 1 Edmond, Oklahoma 1 L Mitchell Drug Co. The Rexall Drug Store Corner First and Broadway PHONE 1 Student Headquarters Eastman Agency Kodak Finishing A Complete Line of Toilet Goods and Drug Sundries; Fine Box Stationery; Liggett, Guth and Chocklet Shop Candies ATHLETIC GOODS SODA LUNCH FRENCH IVORY CIGARS One Hundred Ninety-eight . 1920 J r BRONZE IBQ3K] 1 Each girl dated hat was hanging b the side of Inez ' s new fall one. Inez was too much taken by surprise to sa} a word. She sank into a heap on the nearest chair. " Howdy! " said Betty, " You know 1 was just hoping my roommate would be good looking and have brown eyes; s ' pose that ' s who yon are, " as Inez just sat and stared. " Say! that ' s a good looking dress you got on; you know ma said as how when I got a lot of learning in my head, she meant to get me an honest-to-goodness silk dress. " Alter Betty had talked gibly for several min- utes Inez decided that it was about all she could stand at one time, so she asked Betty to leave of) any time it suited her. Bett} took no offense at this, but began humming and arranging her clothes in the closet. Inez weni immediately to Dixie Harper ' s room, where a bunch of girls had assembled and told them what fate had sent her in the shape of a roommate. " You ought to see her, " and she proceeded to describe her as she looked. breathed a sign of pity for Inez. On account ol her odd ways and queer clothes, Betty nn was left much to herself. It seemed that the girls with whom Inez, chummed rather looked with disdain on Betty, and urged on by Inez, made existence rather difficult for Betty. Bett} was a good-natured girl who never seemed to mind how the world rolled on. She was studious and soon won the hearts of her teachers. This also helped the girls to dislike her and the} took every oppor- tunity to offend her. She was the subject of many jokes and pranks among them. One night Vivian Smart, a great admirer and follower of Inez, planned with Inez to play a joke on countrified Betty Ann. Vivian was a girl who had little will power of her own. Her greatest ambition was to be as much like Inez as possible. If Inez had told her to jump in the river, she would have it. Inez tolerated her because Vivian told, in no small way, that her papa was by far the richest man in her home town, that thej had three serv- ants and four large cars, and that she was engaged to a rich, young doctor by the name of John Piatt. Vivian was one ol the soft, clinging type of gin who would have been shocked at anyone ' s thinking her anything but a prude. She assumed an air of great dignity and was one of the most envied girls in school mi account of her supposed wealth. If anyone had intimated il ' .n Vivian would have stooped to pla tricks, she would have melted away. " What shall we do to have some fun out of Bett} " said Inez. " I et ' s plan a good one, " said Vivian, " because most of the girls are going out to- night. " The two girls decided that Inez would dress up like a man, go to Betty ' s window, hold up a gun and tell her to put up her hands. I his they did about ten-thirty when Hetty was busy studying. Betty .Ann, hearing a noise, looked up, and when Inez said " hands up, " Bett} made two leaps, gave two loud screams, cleared the bed and went racing down stairs. She fell into a tub of water at the foot ol the stairs which had been prepared by the thoughtful Vivian. Just then all the girls came in, in time to see the fun. Inez and Vivian came in, too, all dressed as if the} had been out. There was much guessing as t who did it. Vivian assumed such an air ol dignit} that no one suspicioned her, and Inez was above suspici m, too, as she had been with Vivian. Only one girl suspected who it was. This was Phoebe Foster, lack ' s sister. In the meantime she and Betty Ann had become great friends. Phoebe saw right through Inez ' s shamming. She didn ' t like the idea -it lack being L ne 1 lundre i N 1920 J r BRONZE ZBQEK) 1 We Are Going to Move Next Fall Before another year rolls around this store will be in its new- home, at the northwest corner of Main and Hudson streets. This building is to be one of the largest department stores in the southwest, and in all this vicinity, for hundreds of miles round- about, there will be none liner. Your patronage and that of other residents of the state have made the new building not only possible, but absolutely necessary. We thank you and hope that you will continue to be a patron when the new store gets into operation. Scott Halliburton Co. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma The Month of May " AT KERR ' S The most important shopping of all the year Buying Gifts and Needs for the Sweet Girl Graduates. " Trousseau " and home things for the bride-to-be. And with the hot summer days near at hand you will soon require more hot weather apparel. That is why we urge you to participate in the special May offerings in our daily store news, from day to day. The merchandise we offer should bring every careful buyer into this store — unusual opportunities to save money and what you ivant exists in every department. Kerr ' s Dry Goods Co. L TWO IhiiMli i (I 1920 . J r BRONZE ZBEQKI 1 in love with Inez, so she decided to get even with Inez on her own and Betty ' s score. She knew Bett} Ann would never consent to the plan, so she plotted alone. She was a jolly, vivacious, warm-hearted girl, and the thought of avenging Betty made her heart rejoice. The next night there was to be a dance. Phoebe knew .lack had planned on taking Inez, and that Inez was very anxious to go, as there was reported to be a crowd ol good-looking boys there from the city. That evening, as Inez was dressing " , she happened to think of something to tell Vivian. lack had said to her that day, " Inez, you are getting prettier every day. " Awa siie ran to tell Vivian. Phoebe, watching her chance, hurried into the room, picked up something from the dresser and hurried on. Inez returned and started to dress, hut a look ol startled amazement spread over her face. " Oh, where is it? I am sure it was lying here only a minute ago; it surely couldn ' t have walked out. " Then began the search. Every girl in the house turned out to help. They looked high and low. At last, when the clock struck eight, Inez, look- ing like lost hope, said, " 1 give up. " She walked to the phone and called Jack, and said in no very amiable voice, " Jack, 1 am very ill, I can ' t go, " and hung up the receiver. Inez could not go lor the simple reason that she had no hair to go witn her. Her switch had disappeared. She put on her nightcap and went to bed. Jack, talking later to his friend lorn, said, " Say, isn ' t it queer tmw some women get sick mi quickly? Guess I ' ll take my sis, " and he did. Bett} would have received the blame, but she happened to be awa_ that night. Inez raved and chafed till the old negro cook said: dun b ' lie e Miss Inez will tit herself to def. " The switch as mysterious!} reappeared as it had disappeared. CHAPTER 2. iicr this event, everything went on quietly for nearly a month. Inez finally outlived what she termed to be her disgrace, but she didn ' t forget it. About this time an incident happened which had a great effect on Vivian Smart. One night while the girls were eating supper, the landlady came to the d ■ and said, " Betty .Ann, there ' s the best-looking young man in the par- lor to see you. " " Who is he? what does he look like ' are you sure Tie wants me. " said surprised Betty. " Oh, sit down, Betty, she ' s made a mis- take of course; no nice looking young man would ever wanta see you, " said Dixie Harper, " he probably wants to see me, tor instance. " By this time Bett} had Started tor the parlor. There was a general commotion in the dining room, chairs were turned, the last tew pieces of cake were snatched up and as suddenl} mane away with. The girls prepared to see who it was. Those who did get a peep came back i i tell the others that he surely was keen, the best looking young man they ' d ever put their eyes around. Inez and Vivian were the last in turn to get their peep. When Vivian saw him she exclaimed in one breath, " John Piatt, " and ever} girl murmured, " Oh! " t Ias1 Inez, who always took the lead, said, " Vivian, you ' re going to man " , that man, you ' ve got ;: perfect right to go and demand of him wh} he is there. " Urged and pushed a i me J r lRRONZE { M } gOOKT MB THE HUCKINS HOTEL Oklahoma City 450 Rooms — Fireproof — 300 Baths OKLAHOMA ' S LARGEST AND FINEST HOTEL Special attention to Dinner, Fraternity and Class Banquets Joseph Huckins, Jr., Manager " S. H. Green Tr ading Stamps given with every purchase " Rorabaugh-Brown D. G. Co. Incorporated 2 13-2 17-2 1 ' ) Main Street Oklahoma City, Okla. Order by Mail — Shipping Charges Paid " Sixty different departments — A multiple of specialty stores with multiplied shopping advantages " THE NOVELTY STORE Ladies ' Waists and Dresses Ribbons, Embroideries and Laces Fresh Candies at Popular Prices C. E. TOOL COMPANY 1 13 South Broadway E. C. HAFER J. C. LEFORCE Phone 347 STUDENT ' S CLEANING PARLOR Rear of Wright ' s Barber Shop DRY CLEANING AND PRESSING Work Called For and Delivered We Have All New Equipment a ' ii » s 1920 i — r bronze: L (in by the girls, there was nothing to do but confess that she was only a friend oi the Piatt family, and that she wasn ' t exactly engaged to John, but hoped in be. While all the girls were trying to collect their senses and keep down their curiosity, the door suddenly opened. Before the girls could escape, Betty said: " Phoebe, come here and meet my Uncle John. " Phoebe, with a scorch- ing look at the girls, went into the parlor. Uncle John was good looking, in fact, handsome, and had a smile that easily won his way. Phoebe thought right then and there, " He ' s mine it I never get him. " What ran through his mind was something like this, " I ' ve found just the kind of girl I ' ve been look- ing for. " " Say, don ' t hold her hand all day, Uncle John. " Uncle Joiin smiled at Phoebe, gave her hand a little squeeze, and dropped it. Uncle John stayed three days, and those were happ) days for him and Phoebe. The other girls were stricken with envy. Vivian was heard to make this remark: " Phoebe must have known about her uncle or she never would have taken up with Betty. " Ellen Gray, one of Hetty ' s friends replied: " Well, Vivian, seems to me that 1 know someone who didn ' t know as much about Uncle John as she thought she did. " Vivian had gone down one notch in the estimation of every one except Inez. When John Piatt went home he carried Phoebe ' s promise to marry him when school was out. As time went on, Betty, dressed more like the other girls, under Phoebe ' s influence. Some of the country remained, however. This was brought out one night at a class part)-. Everyone was dancing, but l ' .ett Ann, who tood in one corner looking on. Betty had only been to a few parties in her life, and had never danced. At last Jim Smart, who was a bra- and had more nerve than common sense, thought it would be rather funny to see what kind of an out Betty would make dancing. Sauntering over to her side, he said, " Will you dance with me? " Petty was on the point of refusing when she hap- pened to think that the motto at the house was, " Never turn down a chance where a man ' s concerned, " said " Yes. " They were waltzing, and it looked easy. Never before was a tl as slick. After a i i v turns she grew dizzy, caught her foot in her dress ana down she went. Inez was dancing near with Jack and before the} could help themselves, Hetty clutched Inez as she fell, and rip went Inez ' s dress. Betty was a strong girl and she fell so hard against Jim, who was a spindle legged sort of individual, that she knocked the breath out of him. lack was the onlj one who controlled himself and his temper in the next tew minutes. He thought at lust he would laugh, but before he did Inez burst forth in all the splendor of her wrath. " You little impudent upstart from the coun- try, you don ' t deserve to be where people are civilized; why don ' t you go to the country where you belong! " These and man) other insults were hurled on pool ' Hetty. " Come, Inez, let ' s go and walk around, " said Jack, who thought this to be the best course. Now Jack was a true gentleman at heart, and something in Hetty ' s big blue eyes appealed to him. He looked at Hetty and said in a whisper, " I ' m sorry, really I am, " then he looked right into her eyes an(S smiled. That smile had cheered Bett) more than once. Inez now felt that she had a true cause lor hating Hetty. In addition to Two Hundred Three 1920 J r bronze: _ qdkj DODGE STUDEBAKER Wantland Motor Co. Operator of the EDMOND GARAGE Handles All Kinds of Auto Accessories, Tires. Tubes, Spark Plugs, Oil, Gasoline and Batteries Good- Year Service Station Exide Batteries Service Car, Day or Night Phone ITS MARGARET F. RAHMANN NANNIE C. GRILLS Rahmann Grills BEAUTY PARLOR Toilet Preparations and Hair Goods for Sale Edmond, Oklahoma Phone 42 1 rffi ■ ■■■-! gfli lliiiill nil 1 q 3 3 1 m list iilill33 ?TT! 7. mV i ' - Hume of Eagle Milling Company Manufacturers of GILT EDGE, WHITE FROST AND RODKEY ' S BEST FLOURS Edmond, Oklahoma L Two Hundred Foui 1920 J r BRONZE in your blue i look in your I Betty never forgot making her appear ridiculous at the dance there was something else. since that night Jack had somehow changed. He always held up for Betty and looked angry when her name was mentioned by Inez. One afternoon he said, " You know, Inez, I ' ve about decided 1 like blue eyes best. " He really hadn ' t intended to say it, but he had thought it too loudly. In a minute Inez ' s black eyes shot around. " Sir, what did I under- stand ' von to say? " " W-e-11, you see, it ' s like this, 1 believe I said I like blue skies better than dark ones, I believe mosl everyone does, don ' t you: " Noth- ing more was said because Inez wasn ' t sure just what he had said. The thought went through her mind that she would take her spite out on Hett Ann. .lust a few days before the Christmas holidays, Phoebe rushed into Betty ' s room. " Betty, begin to pack your duds, you ' re going home with me and stay two whole weeks. " This Betty did. When Inez found that Hetty was going in the Foster home, her anger knew no bounds. She had longed for thai same invitation herself. Phoebe delighted in making her feel left out, which she surely did. Beth Ann won the heart of Mr. and Mrs. Foster, She en herself to the utmost, she unconciously won the heart of someone else, too, during that vacation. lack had by this time decided tor sure that he liked blue eyes best. One night he said to Hetty: " Hetty, when I look think I ' m in heaven. " And Hetty replied: " lack, when eyes right now, I think you ' re getting too close to me. " those good times and neither did lack. Another visitor came to the Foster home that Christmas in the shape of I . . ' mi Piatt, tie and Phoebe decided that it was a long time until summer, so the) were married. Mr. Foster remarked that they were kind of rushing thin--, nut he guessed love at lirst sight was as good a- any. CM ITFR 3. After the holidays, time moved on swiftly toward spring. Betty became more and more popular and attractive. There was a race on. Inez was after lack, and lack was after Hetty. Inez wanted money nd position. She knew Jack could give her both. She used every art to win him over, to outward appearances, seemed unconcerned in the matter, but she .it ten wondered if Jack did love her or Inez the best. May Day drew near. Betty was chosen May Queen, much to the chargin of Inez and her friends. The day came, everything was in readiness and wait- ing on the May Queen. Hetty ' s May Queen outfit had mysteriously disap- peared about an hour before the performance was to begin. Everyone twined out to help hunt and there was far more excitement than when Inez lost her switch. Betty was heart-broken to think the festival would have to be postponed on her account. Just as she was giving up in despair, Lucy, the negro cook, came running in with a big bundle. " Heah dey is, Miss Betty, daf dar Vivian and Inez dun sun and hid ' em, but 1 found dem for you, honey. " The Ma day festival was a great success. When Jack heard what Inez had done, lie told her that In ' guessed that ended everything between them. Inez shed a few tears over the thoughts of losing such a good catch. She said there were other fish to catch and lmme- L Hundred Five 1920 r BRONZF _BOQKJ Clothes for ' " After Graduation ' ' A brand new outtit of bewitching Frocks, Sheer Lingerie, Ribbon and Lace Trimmed bits of embellishment all play their part in the big event of graduation. But when that is over, whether the graduate goes on to a higher education or business, the im- portance of good clothes cannot be over emphasized. Vacation days can be profitably employed in getting a balanced out- fit together. Our displays are com- plete and our salespeople courteous and helpful. The Lutz Dry Goods Company GUTHRIE PHONE 130 Pathe Machine, the best phonograph made. New records on sale every month. A full line of nationally advertised goods, such as Simmion Beds and Community Silver. Picture framing, all sizes, done. u McGOWAN ' S Hardware, Plumbing and Furniture Auto and Ambulance Service Day or Night Two llumlied Six 1 J u J r BRONZE IBQQK 1 diately turned her attention to Jim Smart, who said he was rich. About a month after the festival ,the girls all decided to go to Hello (sle on a picnic and spend the day swimming and boating. Late in the after- noon, when the girls were a long distance from the boathouse, the boat Inez and Vivian were in turned over and threw both girls into the water. The water was ver deep. The girls all stopped as though afraid to move. t last some one raised a cry for help. Bett) took the situation in at a glance and the next instant she dived into the water. It seemed minutes to those watching before two heads emerged and Vivian was safe. Not a word was spoken, the girls scarcely breathed. Down dived Hetty once again and brought up water-soaked Inez. Inez prof- ited by her ducking, for it seemed to cool her temper for a while. The first thing she was heard to say was: " Betty, can you ever forgive me 5 " Vivian was a close second,, " Surely I can, " said Betty. " I would have done as much for anyone. That ' s one of the things 1 learned to do on the farm. If you ' ll come out some time I ' ll teach you to swim. " Inez married Jim Smart soon after this episode and found when it was too late that Vivian and Jim had only dreamed that they had a fortune, four cars and three servants. Another wedding took place in June, that of Betty and Jack. After they were married Betty said to Jack: " Do you suppose you ' ll ever set tired ot blue eves 5 " Jack said tenderlv back, " Not as lon° as I know blue from black, Betty. " Tw ■ Hundred J r BRONZE - = _HUOJbJ I B9| Mrs. M. A. Collincs Beatrice Collings o UL ' 1 " ' " " " " ' Collings Millinerv 12 North Harvey Phone W. 3942 We are Still on the Job and Have Been Since 1909 PHONE 145 AND YOUR TROUBLE IS ENDED Edmond Steam Laundry Frank E. Buell Lumber Co. Dealer in Lumber, Hardware, Glass, Paints, Sash, Doors, Cement, Implements and all kinds of Building Material Phone 88 WE SELL SHERWIN-WILLIAMS PAINTS Modern Electric Shoe Hospital Frank Holcomb, Proprietnr Quality First Edmond, Oklahoma Home Meat Market QUALITY AND SERVICE Phone 37 C. W. Woodruff Special Delivery Delivery Hours, 8, 9, 1 1 a. m., 5 p. m. Sanitary Grocery and Market STAPLE AND FANCY GROCERIES AND FRESH MEATS Phone 1 7 Edmund, Oklahoma Edmond Motor Company FORD The Universal Car Authorized Sales and Service W. G. Smith, Prop. Phone 291 LTwi Hundred Fight i I920 m m! r BRQNTE " BOOK) O. IT HAYES, Proprietor PH( INE 7 HAYES CLOTHING COMPANY Successors to HARI OW, HAYES FLESHER Prejudice, selfishness, unrest, dissatisfaction, reign today. Because ol this pronounced condition we welcome our friends and Friends-to-Come, C. S. N. Students. The great demand toda} for skilled and educated executives is universal. Industry is suffering today for lack of men and women who can and will stand squarely for l.oyalt and Right. Mother Necessity and Father Time rock the cradle of a crying need, children capable and willing to sell their ability work ever) day and they draw a day ' s pay. Ability to handle men, to hold high salaried positions, to exe- cute public needs, is a pur chasable commodity the same as Dress Shoes, Suits, Hose, lies, Ladies ' Silk Hose, Shoes, Sweaters and things ready to wear. Come and see if we have prepared wearable needs to please you at the right time and the right price. HAYES CLOTHING COMPANY 1 Cowles Dry Goods and Millinery WHERE QU Mil V REK INS Dresses, Suits, Coats, Ladies ' Shoes, Dry Go We thank, you for your past patronage and hi ipe b merit a continuance PHONE 44 Snyder Bros Square Deal Grocery " For all kinds of good i SI MM .!•: VM) FANCY GROCERIES FRESH FRUITS AND VEGETABLES The Store Thai Serves ' none hone 30 L T • II 1920 J r BRONTE _BJ1QK 1 DO YOU WANT A PIANO OR VICTROLA? Of course you do! Then why not call upon or write to Frederickson-Kroh Music Co. They have just what you want. Attractive prices, liberal terms and other features that will appeal to you. Write today, a postal will do FREDERICKSON-KROH MUSIC CO. 221 West Main St. Oklahoma City The Gem Theatre MATINEE— NIGHT When you work, do your best, The picture show will then bring rest. Summer Airdome We have secured special bookings for the Summer Term Each night a feature picture L Two Hundred Ten . 1920 J r BRONZE L BOOK] 1 The Velvety Touch 01 Wyldewood Face Powder the ex- quisite fragrance, the feeling of en- joyment it imparts makes it pleas- ing tn use. At All First Class Drug Stores Made In the Calronatories of the Face Powder Alexander Drug Co. OKLAHOMA CITY, KL . Central : Our Alma Mater Better Merchandise Our Motto Good Things to Fat Our Specialty Leader Mercantile Company Staple and Fancy Groceries T. N. Delbridge, Owner Phone 4 Fdmond, Okla. THE OWL DRUG STORE BOOKS, MAGAZINES, DAILY PAPERS Physicians ' Prescriptions a Specialty SODA FOUNTAIN 104 E. Okla. Ave. Guthrie, Okla. NORMAL HILL GROCERY Candies and Fruits Staple and Fancy Groceries Pencils, Tablets and Paper J. T. Stripling, Prop. Phone 36. Fdmond, ( )kla Two IIiimiIi ' oI Eli 1920 r BRONZE _BQOKJ 1 SAVE-- for a Better Education Every teacher who desires to become a leader in his or her profession must spend years in study and preparation. Systematic saving while teaching, through a Savings Account at the First National Bank of Edmond, is the best way to provide the money for a finished education. THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK EDMOND, OKLA. Capital and Surplus $30,000.00 W. S. Patton, President. W. H. Patton, Cashier J. M. Aanglea, V-President. W. R. Sheldon, Ass ' t. Cashier From Headwear TO Footwear U L ahM«IKAIKI7. vui. okUjiqma arr. " 21 Years of Reliability Style and Quality that Men Appreciate Two ed Twi Ive . 1920 c J r BRONZE L GET IT AT Gaines ' Drug Store Phone 5. Edmond, ( )kia complete line of Drugs, Sundries and Toilet Articles. Soda Fountain in Connection. In Business for Your Health. Agency for Y ar, ( iarden Candies We I ake ( )rders for Flowers From FOSTER FLORAL CO. P. C. SLACKS BOOK STORE Dealers in Stationer ( onfcctions Hcadqu School Books and Supplii 1 I )MOND, OKI l IOVIA Tw o I lundn 1920 c J r cbhqhze: _BOQKJ 1 " BUILDING SERVICE " Choosing Your Home Is a Matter Deserving of Serious Consideration YOU WANT A HOME that will reflect individuality by its appearance, yet conven- ient in arrangement and economcial in cost. Our architec- tural department is at your service. Minnetonka Lumber Co. " BUILDING SERVICE " Edmond State Bank Capital $25,000.00 Your Deposits Are Guaranteed We Appreciate Your Deposits. E. H. EMERSON President. H. S. EMERSON HERMAN LARSON Vice-President. Ass ' t Cashier. E. A. Bender President H. W. GRANZOVV Cashier G. H. FINK V-President ELMER E. GRIFFIN Ass ' t. Cashier E. E. COURTNEY Ass ' t. Cashier The Citizens National Bank OF EDMOND, OKLAHOMA No. 101. Si Capital and Surplus $30,000.00 " The Bank of Personal Service " L T o Hun ii ed ' ■ " H t en 1920 J i r— " " " ™ V ggilP y HB0K1 — H YOUNG MEN ' S CLOTHES There ' s one thing to remember when you need New Clothes; the smarter styles are designed and tailored for you and us by the Stratford makers. If you always get them you ' ll never be out (if stvle. Here exclusively. A adaiu M Broi: sky hers Oklahoma City. Tulsa. Bartlesville AL ROSENTHAL ' S OKLAHOMA CITY. ARDMORE. We cannot hope to garb all of the women, so we are striving to clad just those who are seeking truly smart wearables. DILLON ' S STUDIO (The Staff Photographer for 1920) Our Kodak Work excells all others. If you want good work give us a trial and we know you will come again. Edmond, Oklahoma l — ■ L| Tn o 1 1 1 1 1 i.l i e;l I ifti ! 1920 ' — r I BRONZE _aQQKJ GOTO Forster Jayne ' s For quality and best prices in Ladies Ready-to-Wear, Shoes, Hose and all things needful for proper dress. EDMOND, OKLAHOMA 1 CLEANING PRESSING HAT WORK Phone 131. GENTS ' FURNISHINGS Edmond Pantatorium E. O. Maltby, Proprietor No. 5 S. Broadway EDMOND, OKLAHOMA Spot Cash Grocery and Market hite Dickens Groceries, Fresh Meats, Vegetables and Fruits. The store for service. Phone 6 and 278. Edmond, Okla. Fosters Flowers Cut Flowers, Corsages, Wreaths and Floral Designs. For dinners, dances, commencement and all other social occasions and funerals. Selected flowers only. Shipment made to any point in Oklahoma. FOSTER FLORAL COMPANY First and Robinson Oklahoma City, Okla. s L Two 1 lundre 1 Sixteen jj c y Thousands ol bookkeepers, accountants, stenograph- ers, typists and telegraphy operators are now wanted by countless thousands of business establishments. Never was there such demand for trained office help. CAPITAL CITY is now better prepared to give exactly the training needed. Write for free catalog. STILES FLOWERS CROWN IN OKLAHOMA CITY ARE FRESH AND OF SUPERIOR QUALITY STILES FLORAL CO. Leading Florists Since 1899 Oklahoma Costume Co. Masquerade and Theatrical Costumes Prince Alberts, Full Dress Suits, Cowboy Chaps, Colonial Suits, Tuxedos, Tights, Wigs, Beard, Masks, Swords, Belts and Fencing Foils, Guns. 3 14-3 16 Culbertson Building Phone Walnut 2860. Oklahoma City. Guthrie Municipal Bath House SWIMMING POOL Open From . M. to ( P. M. Every Da " Come on in, the water ' s fine. " I fnder the management of Dr. John W. Duke Guthrie, Oklahoma IL ' I ' n o Hmuli 1920 J r BRONZE BOOK] Jasper Sipes Company Theatre Seating, School and Church Furniture 19 W. Main Since 1889. Oklahoma City, Okla. 1 We earrv a complete line of Drugs, Sundries, Kodaks, Cameras, in fact every- thing that can be found in a first class drug store. ROACH VEAZEY DRUG CO. L Main and Pobinson Sts. i iklahoma City PFTTPF ' Tlle most interesting store in Oklahoma. The big variety 1 Eil ICC »J of seasonable merchandise at Pettee ' s is of interest to everyone — men, women and children. Order anything from this store by mail. We prepay the postage. W. J. PETTEE CO, Oklahoma City, Okla. WHEN IN GUTHRIE VISIT SMITH ' S CANDY STORE The Home of Home-made Candies 101 E. Okla. Ave. Phone 40. Guthrie, Okla. RUCKER-BURTON DRV GOODS COMPANY ' The Quality Store " Here at all times you will find quality merchandise at prices consistant with dependable " quality. " We do not sac- rifice dependability to be able to name a seemingly low price. Inferior merchandise is never economical — it cannot stand the test of wear. Come here for quality merchandise and au- thentic styles. Mail orders caefullv and pomptly filled. l()5-i(i7 W. Oklahoma Ave. Guthrie, Okla. The Home Bakery Sweets of All Kinds Our Blue Ribbon Bread, Cakes, Pies and Candies are the best. Our fountain is cool and clean. We Furnish Nuo-Phone Music at All Times Agent for Phonograph Records Two Hundred Eighteen 1920 u J r I BRONTE " ZBUQB Clothes for ' After Graduation 1 A brand new outfit of bewitching Frocks, Sheer Lingerie, Ribbon and Lace Trimmed bits of embellishment all play their part in the big event of graduation. But when that is over, whether the graduate goes on to a higher education or business, the im- portance of good clothes cannot be over emphasized. acation days can be profitably employed in getting a balanced out- fit together. Our displays are com- plete and our salespeople courteous and helpful. The Lutz Dry Goods Company GUTHRIE 1 Hartwell Jewelry Co 132-34 West Main St. Oklahoma City, Okla. Stationers Silversmiths (ewelers L Tw i 1 1 undred Xii . 1920 J r BPON2E ZBOOK] 1 Oklahoma Railway Co Hourly service between Edmond, Okla- homa City, Guthrie and El Reno. Through tickets to Oklahoma stations on Ft. Smith and Western Railroad via. Oklahoma City or Guthrie. When Planning ' a trip to Oklahoma City, Belle Isle or Guthrie ask agent for infor- mation about Chartered Car Rates. They are cheap and more convenient. For Further Information See or Write: JOE ALEXANDER, A. E. MORRIS, Gen. Pass. Agent. 207 ,ent, Edmond. Terminal B ldg. Okla. City. L Two Hundre 1 Twenty 1920 c J C. A. Barrett W. B. Bryant H. L. Bruce The Economy Store Staple and Fancy Groceries " The Students ' Friend " Phone 58 Edmond, Oklahoma A I Rosenthal ' s Oklahoma City Ardmore WE cannot hope to garb all of the women, so we are striving to clad just those who are seeking truly smart wearables. THE SANITARY BARBER SHOP Electric Clippers and Modern in Every Respect. Give Us A Trial HARRY WRIGHT, Prop. L J ■ I j IQ90 = m it HPnN7fc ACKNOWLEDGEMENT L We feel as this final copy goes to press that it is due and fitting that we be allowed this page to express our thanks to all those who have so kindly aided in the making of this book. To our faithful class parents, Mr. Tourtellotte, Mrs. Estill and Miss A ' antland, we, with sincere pleas- ure, desire to express our heartiest thanks. Through- out the year they hc. e manifested greatest patience, sympathy and intelligent interest to the end that our school might produce an annual of the highest and most creditable character. To the loyal and industrious staff members, and to the Seniors, under ssmen and the faculty who have always responded so gladly with good and generous support, to all these it is a pleasure to acknowledge our indebtedness for their literary, picture and feature con- tributions. It is impossible to give full recognition by personal mention to all who have aided in the production of this book, but in closing we must not overlook our indeb- tedness to those firms and business men who have contributed substantially to the financial support of the book. Thev deserve our thanks and our patronage. L. B. D. Two ; J iin-li ed Tw -Ml v-Uvn . 1920 . W. 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