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yy- f ? ' ' ;Ji ,:: ! ' i ' .ix ' ' ' !f v.; ' ;lu. UMASS AMHERST 312066 0339 0607 9 1 Tue iHDex paanioRmnaRL PaDL l5H€D BY THC CLB53 or 1916 Tnfl55 lClia5eTT5 1 VOL. XLVl pnnu 3. HtUa lOX of Aggie — past, present, and 111 lure — Nineteen -sixteen presents this, its Index, to yon. We hope that this volnnie will prove a tliorongh index to good old Aggie aud to the past year of life on the campns. i ' jvery M. A. ( ' . man l)riiigs witli him when he comes here a tiiiely sjiun cocoon, fashioned treasured hojies and pleasant ani icipations, ai slieltering within itself a bit of latent .Memory, Aggie men to he, may tliis hook helji yon to huild more flrnily the cocoon wliich yon are now so fondly weaving. Present Aggie men, may tlie reading of this volnme increase the pleasure of life ' s best years; years tliat will end when your coeoon is brol en and the Moth creeps out. Alumni of Aggie, when you open this Index. may you And your Moth, lost perhaps for years, carefully pressed between the leaves, aud may its wings shine and glisten as they did of old. Alpxanjipr Anftprann IHarkimmtP tul)0ap rpaoitrrpful minh anb atrnttg ppraonalttg rnmmanJi tl|f aJmttratton of I|tB rnllpagupH. anb tl|p rrapprt nf l ts pupila. tlyp Qllaaa of 1910. I fartilg Jipiitralfa llyia Doluntp. 11916 c llexander cAnderson cTVlackimmie HEN the tide of immigration in early days set toward America, the Scotchman, like many another, saw across the sea a land of greater jtromise than he had found in his native land. A pioneer, seeking in Canada or in the states a new home, he brought with him, not alone an infinite capacity for work, but he brought with him, also, a profound reverence for the wisdom found in hooks, and for his University whose scholars were leaders towards Life ' s ideals. From such an ancestry comes Alexander Anderson Mackimmie, a man who counts as his richest inheritance forbears who called the University of Edinborough Alma Mater, whose fealty was pledged to the Eraser clan, whose watchword through the years had been " Toujours jiret. " Studying in the public schools of Nova Scotia, under teachers whose strict rule made every lad give his best effort to each task, the boy Mackimmie counted among his treasures the leather-bound books that had been his great grandfather ' s in university days. Perhaps through these books a vision came of the city set upon a hill, whose university is its crowning glory, and of the land where the scholar is peer in his own right. Perhaps then the ambition came which has crystallized in his life, — to learn for the love of learning, counting the joy of pursuit as reward in itself. At sixteen Mr. Mackimmie began teaching in the schools of his home province, continuing in this work until 1!)0(I. An opportunity for foreign travel then presented itself, and the next three years were silent in the south of Europe. Then Mackimmie turned his face homeward, and September of 1903, found him at Princeton, a member of the Sophomore class. Princeton justified this bit of wisdom on her part three years later, conferring on Mr. Mackimmie the degree of Hachelor of Arts, magna cum laudc, and awarding him the Boudiuot fellowship in modern languages for lf)07. For the next two years Professor Mackimmie taught at Truro Academy, but in 1908 he came to the states, beginning his work as instructor in French at the Massachusetts Agricultural College, in Se} tember of that year. In 1909-10, he served as assistant to the Acting Dean and in 1911 received his ap- pointment as assistant professor of French, a position which he still holds. 1916 Professor Mackimmie is a teacher, not alone by instinct and training, but by inheritance as well. Duncan Ross, his grandfather, founded the iirst school in Durham, Nova Scotia, and to another kinsman, James Ross, was given the honor of being the first president of Dalhousie College. An early biographer of Washington has said, " Hereditary rank may be an illusion, but hereditary virtue gives a patent of innate nobleness beyond all the blazonry of the Herald College. " Such an inheritance seems to have been Professor Mackimmie ' s, and his life has proved him worthy to inherit. It is Mackimmie the man whom the students honor, Mackimmie the teacher whom they revere. " A log with Mark Hopkins at one end and a stu- dent at the other end is college enough for any man, " said James A. Garfield. Very much the same is the feeling that our students have for Professor Mac- kimmie. Not only are his courses valued for the instruction in French or in Spanish, but for the knowledge gained of men and things, a direct result of Professor Mackimmie ' s cosmopolitan training. Said one of his stu- dents, " A course with Mackimmie is better than a trip to Europe, for we see everything worth seeing and we see it witli Mackimmie ' s eyes. " To him all men are brothers, and his sympathy extends from the student who needs his help to the Italian laborer who has learned to watch for the Professor and to expect his " buon giorno, " a welcome echo from the home country. Alike, all who know Professor Mackimmie honor him as the scholar par excellence, as the friend tried and proven. UA C Ol.-irC£ l U i K!f-t ' C RT- ' aa p j J ;j« | ;j i ;jj n Blenibers of flic Corporation Nathaniel I. Bowdith (if Fiamiugliani William Wheeler of Concord Arthur G. Pollard of Lowell Charles A. Gleason of New Braintree Frank Garrett of Greenfield . Harold L. Frost of Arlington Charles H. Preston of Danvers Frank A. Hosmer of Amherst Davis K. Dewey of Cambridge George P. O ' Donuell of Northampton William H. Bowker of Concord George H. Ellis of West Newton . Elmer D. Howe of Marlboro Edmund Mortimer of Grafton TERM EXPIRES 1915 1915 191G 1916 1917 1917 1918 1918 1919 1919 1920 1920 1921 1921 Memhcrs E,r-Officio His Excellency Governor David I. AA ' alsh . President of the Corporation Kenyon L. Butterfield President of the College David Sneddeu State Commissioner of Education Wilfrid Wheeler . . . Secretarv of the State Board of Agriculture Officers vf the ( ' orpitra fion His Excellency Governor David I. ' a]sli. of lioston Charles A. Gleason of New Braintree . Wilfrid Wheeler of Concord ..... Fred C. Keuney of Amherst Charles A. Gleason of New Braintree President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Auditor 1916 Standing Committees of the Corporation Coiiniiittee on Finance Charles A. Gleason, Chairman Arthur G. Polhird George H. Pjllis Frank A. Hosiner Nathaniel I. Bowdith Edmund Mortimer Committee on Course of Study and Faculty William Wheeler, Chairman David Snedden William H. Bowker Elmer 1). Howe Frank A. Hosmer Davis B. Dewey (jieorge P. O ' Donnell Cotnmittee on Farm Nathaniel I. Bowdith, Chairman Charles A. Gleason Frank (Jerrett George H. Ellis Committee on Horticulture Vilfrid Wheeler, Chairman Elmer D. Howe Davis K. Dewey Harold L. Frost Committee on Experiment Department Charles H. Preston, Chairman Arthur G. Pollard Wilfrid Wheeler Harold L. Frost Edmund Mortimer Committee on Buildings and Arrangement of Grounds William H. Bowker, Chairman Frank Gerrett William Wheeler Charles H. Prestou George P. O ' Donnell Committee on Extension Service Elmer 1). Howe, Chairman Harold L. Frost George H. Ellis Frank Gerrett Wilfrid Wheeler Edmund Mortimer Examining Committee of Overseers from the State Board of Agriculture John Bursley of West Barnstable Frank P. Newkirk of Easthampton William p]. Patrick of Warren John J. Erwin of Wayland P. Henrv Race of North P gremont The president of the college is a member cx-officio and secretary of standing committees. The director of the experiment station is a member of the committee on experiment de- partment, without vote. 10 WiixiAM P. Brooks, Ph. I . 5 Farview Way Director Joseph B. Lindsev, Ph. D 47 IJiicoln Avenue Vice-Director Fred C. Kenney .Mount Pleasant Treasurer Charles R. Green, B. Agr. Mount Pleasant Librarian DciHirfnicnt of Plant itnd Aniiitiil ( ' licHiixtri Joseph B. Lindsey, Ph. D 4 " Lincdlii Avenue Chemist Edward B. Holland, M. Se. .... 28 North Prosj ect Street Associate Chemist, in charge of Research Division Fred W. Morse, M. Sc 40 Pleasant Street Research Chemist Henri P. Haskins, B. Sc 14 Amity Street In charge of Fertilizer Division Philh- H. Smith, M. Sc 102 Main Street In charge of Feed and Dairy Division Lewell S. Walker, B. Sc 1! Phillips Street Assistant EuDOLPH W. Ruprecht, M. Sc 32 North Prosi)ect Street Assistant Carleton p. Jones, M. Sc 30 North Prospect Street Assistant Carlos L. Beals, B. Sc . 92 Pleasant Street Assistant Walter S. Frost, B. Sc. . . ... 4 North Prosi ect Street Assistant James P. Buckley, Jr 2!) Lincoln . venue Assistant James T. Howard North Amherst Collector Harry L. Allen 8!) : [ain Street Assistant James R. Alcock Hatch Barn Assistant 11 1915 Department of Agriculture WiLLiAji P. Brooks, Ph. D. Agriculturist Henry J. Franklin, Ph. D. In charge of Cranberry Investigation Edwin F. Gaskill, B. Sc Assistant Agriculturist Department of Poultry Eushaudry John C. Graham, B. Sc. Agr. . . . . • In charge of the Department Hubert D. Goodale, Ph. D. Research Biologist. Department of Horticulture Frank A. Waugh, M. Sc. Horticulturist Fred C. Sears, M. Sc. Pomologist Jacob K. Shaw, Ph. D. . Research Pomologist John B. Norton, B. Sc. . Graduate Assistant 5 Farview Way Wareham Pleasant Street LVicoln Avemie North Amherst Campus Mount Pleasant 1 Allen Street 84 Pleasant Street Departnient of Botany and TegetaMe Pathology Georue E. Stone, Ph. D Mount Pleasant Botanist and Plant Pathologist George H. Chapman, M. Sc 13 Fearing Street Assistant Botanist Orton L. Clark, B. Sc Mount Pleasant Assistant Botanist Department of Entotnology Henry T. Fernald, Ph. D Entomologist Burton N. Gates, Ph. D. Apiarist Arthur 1. Bourne, A. B. ..... Assistant in Entomology 44 Amity Street 42 Lincoln Avenue 12 East Pleasant Street Department of Veterinary Science James B. Paige, B. Sc, D. V. S Veterinarian Department of Meteorology John E. Ostrander, A. M., C. E. Meteorologist Ralph E. MgLain ...... Observer. On leave of absence. 12 42 Lincoln Avenue 33 North Prospect Street 20 South College 1914 September 2-5, Wednesday-Satui-day September ' .). Wednesday, 1.30 P. M. October 12, Monday Forenoon Entrante Exaniinati(jns Firsst Semester I e iins Half Holiday. Columbus Day November 25 — November oO, Wednesday, 12 M. — Monday 1 1 ' . il. Thaukssivine Recess December 18, Friday, 5 P. M. Winter Recess Begins Jaunary 4, Monday, 1 P. M. January 22, Friday. 8 A. M. Febrnary 1, Jlonday, 1 P. M. Febrnary 22, Monday Forenoon Marcli 2G, Friday, 5 P. M. April 5, Monday, 1 P. M. April If), Monday Forenoon May :!1, Monday June 1, Tnesday, S A. M. June 5, Saturday, S A. M. June 12-lG, Saturday-Wednesday June 17-1!), Thursday- Satnrday 1015 Winter Recess Ends Semester Examinations Second Semester Begins Half Holiday. Washington ' s Birthday Spring Recess Begins Spring Recess Ends Half Holiday. Patriot ' s Day Holiday, ilemorial Day Senior and Junior Examinations Sojihomore and Freshman Examinations Connnencement Entrance Examinations 13 J , iLLMi t : ,,, r r I — ' V«_ ■• ' ' ' 1916 Key to Faculty Group Two row, left to right: — ClieuowetJi, Harmoiint, Craiui)!!)!!, (idi-don, MacDonald, Ander.sdii, Haskell, Shaw, Blaiiclnird, ( iiaife, Hallinj;er. Middle row, left to rif lit: — Peters, Mortou, Sears, Ostraiider. Hart, Butterfleld. Feriiald. .Marshall, Sprai;ne, Fciord, ( ' hamberlaiii. Bottom row, left to rif ht: — Gasie, Dnnean, Hazeltiiie, Machnier, I ' ayne, Julian, (4reen, Gunness, Codiis. yyL u. :g B . ' (: LcZZZn pjL , KENYON L. BUTTEEFIELD, A. M., LL.D., Ff( ' i J of Dirisiiiii of Rural Social Sriciicc. I ' lrnidcnt of the CoUc c tiiid Born 1868. B. Sc, Michigan Agricultural College, 1891. Assistant Secretary, Michigan Agricultural College, 1891-92. Editor of the Michigan Grange I ' isitor, 1892-95. Editor Grange Department Michigan Farmer, 1895-1903. Superintendent Michigan Farmers ' Insti- tutes, 1895-99. Field Agent Michigan Agricultural College, 1896-99. Graduate student, Uni- versity of Michigan, 1900-02. A. M., University of Michigan, 1902. Instructor in Rural Sociology, University of Michigan, 1902-03. President of R. I. College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts, 1903-06. President of Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1906. LL. D., Amherst College, 1910. Member U. S. Commission on Country Life, 1908-09. U. S. Agri- cultural Commission, 1913. c|) K l ' - CHAELEH H. FERNALD, Ph. i cho()l. D., Honorarji IHrcctoi- of fJir (Tradiiatc Born 1838. Bowdoin College, 1S65. Ph. D., Maine State College, 18S6. Studied in the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Cambridge and under Louis Agassiz on Penekese Island. Also traveled extensively in Europe, studying insects in various museums. Principal of Litch- field Academy, 1865. Principal of Houlton Academy, 1865-70. Chair of Natural History, Maine State College, 1S71-86. Professor of Zoology at Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1886-1910. Director of the Graduate School, 1909-10. Honorary Director of the Graduate School since 1910. EDWAin) M. LEWIS, A. M., Dean of the Colh( ' and Professor of LaiKjitagcs and Literature. Born 1872. B. A., Williams College, 1896. M. A., Williams College, 1899. Graduate of Boston School of Expression, 1901. Instructor in Public Speaking, Columbia University, 1901-03. Instructor and Assistant Professor of Public Speaking and Oratory, Williams College, 1903-11. Instructor, Harvard Summer School, 1903 and 1906. Instructor in Elocution, Yale Divinity School, 1904-11. Assistant Professor of English and Assistant Dean, Massachusetts Agricul- tural College, 191 1. Professor of Literature and Associate Dean, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1912. Dean and Professor of Languages and Literature, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1914. » 17 i9ie FRED C. KENNEY, Treasurer of the College. Born 1869. Ferris Institute, 1890-91. Bookkeeper for Manistee Northeastern Railroad Com- pany, 1895-1907. Assistant Secretary and Cashier of Michigan Agricultural College. Treasurer Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1907. WILLIAM P. BKOOKS, Pli. D., Director of the Ewperiment Station and Lecturer on Soil Fertility. Born 1851. Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1875. t 2 K. Post-graduate, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1875-76. Professor of Agriculture and Director of Farm, Imperial College of Agriculture, Sapporo, Japan, 1877-78; also Professor of Botany, 1881-88. Acting President, Imperial College, 1880-83, and 1886-87. Professor of Agriculture at Massachusetts Agricultural College, and Agriculturalist for the Hatch Experiment Station since January, 1889. Ph. D., Halle, 1897. Acting President of the College and Acting Director of the Experiment Station, 1905-06. Director of the Experiment Station since 1906. $ K $• WILLIAM D. HUKD, M. Agr., Director of the Ewtension Service and Super- visor of Short Courses. Born DeWitt, Clinton County, Michigan, 1875. Graduate Lansing, Mich., High School, 1895. Michigan Agricultural College, 1899. $ F A- M- Agr. Michigan Agricultural College, 1908. Teacher Lansing High School, 1899-1902. Nursery Inspector, University of Illinois, summer 1900. Professor of Horticulture, School of Practical Agriculture and Horticulture, Briercliff Manor, New York, 1902-03. Professor of Agriculture, University of Maine, 1903-06. Dean of the College of Agriculture, University of Maine, 1906-09. Lecturer, Summer School of Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1908. Director of Short Courses, Massachusetts Agri- cultural College, September, 1909-10. Director of the Extension Service since 1910. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science; member. Society for the Promotion of Agricultural Science; American Society of Agronomy; Association of Agricultural Colleges and Experiment Stations; National Association of Farmers ' Institute Workers. A Z- I K t . CHARLEiS E. MARSHALL, Ph. D., Director of the Graduate School and Professor of Microbiology. Born 1866. Ph. B., University of Michigan, 1895. Assistant Bacteriologist, University of Michigan, 1893-96. Bacteriologist, Michigan Agricultural Experiment Station, 1896-1902. Jorgensen ' s Laboratory, Copenhagen, 1898. Ph. D., University of Michigan, 1902. Professor of Bacteriology and Hygiene, Michigan Agricultural College, 1902-08. Pasteur ' s Institute, Paris, and Ostertag ' s Laboratory, Berlin, 1902. Scientific and Vice-Director, Michigan Agri- cultural Experiment Station, 1908-12. Director of the Graduate School and Professor of Microbiology, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1912. A Z- $ K $■ FRANK A. WAUGH, M. Sc, Head of Division of Horticulture and Professor of Landscape Gardening. Born 1869. Kansas Agricultural College, 1891. K 2- Editor Agricultural Department, Topeka Capital, 1891-92. Editor Montana Farm and Stock Journal, 1892. Editor Denver Field and Farm, 1892-93. M. Sc, Kansas Agricultural College, 1893. Professor of Horti- culture, Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College, and Horticulturist of the Experiment Station, 1893-95. Graduate Student, Cornell University, 1898-99. Professor o f Horticulture, University of Vermont and State Agricultural College, and Horticulturist of the Experiment Station, 1895-1902. Horticultural Editor of the Country Gentleman, 1898-1911. Hospitant in the Ko ' enigliche Gaertner-Lehranstalt, Dahlem, Berlin, Germany, 1910. Professor of Horti- culture and of Landscape Gardening, Massachusetts Agricultural College, and Horticulturist of the Hatch Experiment Station since 1902. $ K " J)- 18 i9ie JAMES A. FOOED, M. Sc. Agr., Bead of the Division of A(jriciilti(ir and Pro- fessor of Farm Administration. Born 1872. B. Sc, New Hampshire College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts, 1898. K 2- M. _S. A. Cornell University, 1902. Assistant in Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station, 1900-03. Professor of Agriculture, Delaware College, 1903-06. Associate Professor of Agronomy, Ohio State University, 1906-07. Associate Professor of Agronomy, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1907-08. Professor of Farm Administration, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1908. 2 E- " I K " I " - ROBEET J. SPEAGUE, Ph. D., Head of Division- of the Humanities and Professor of Economics and Sociology. Born 1868. B. A., Boston University, 1897. B II- Studied industrial conditions in England, 1898. M. A., Harvard University, 1900. Ph. D., Boston University, 1901. Head of Depart- ment of Economics and History, Knox College, 1901-06. Studied Socialism and Socialistic development throughout Northern Europe, 1903.. Head of Department of Economics and Sociology, University of Maine, 1906-11. Appointed to research work at the Carnegie Institu- tion, Washington, D. C, 1906. Head of the Division of Humanities and Professor of Economics and Sociolog ' , Massachusetts Agricultural College since 191 1. $ B K- I) K $• JOSEPH B. LINDSEY, Ph. I)., Goessmann Professor of Chemistry. Born 1862. B. Sc, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1883. A 2 $• Chemist, Massachusetts State Agricultural Experiment Station, 1883-85. Chemist, L. B. Darling Fertilizer Co., Paw- tucket, R. I., 1885-89. Student at University of Gottingen, 1S89-92. A. M., Ph. D., University of Gottingen, 1892. Student at Zurich Polytechnic Institute, 1892. Associate Chemist, Massa- chusetts State Experiment Station, 1892-95. In charge of Department of Foods and Feeding, Hatch Experiment Station, 1895-1907. Head of Department of Chemistry and Goessmann Professor of Agricultural Chemistry, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 191 1. Member American Chemical Societv. Fellow in American Association for the Advancement of Science. K ■ CHAELES WELLINGTON. Ph. D.. Professor of Chemistry. Born 1853. B. Sc, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1873. K 2- Graduate Student in Chemistry, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1873-76. Assistant Chemist, United States Department of Agriculture, 1876. Student, University of Virginia, 1876-77. First Assistant Chemist, United States Department of Agriculture, 1877-82. Ph. D. University of Gottingen, 1885. Associate Professor of Chemistry, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1885-1907. Professor of Chemistry, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1907. | K " I " - JAMES B. PAIGE, B. Sc, I). V. S.. Professor of Yeterinarij Science. B. Sc, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1882. Q. T. V. Farmer, 1882-87; V. S. Montreal Veterinary College, 1888. D. V. S., Faculty of Comparative Medicine and Veterinary Science. McGill University, 1891. Veterinary practitioner, 1888-91. Student in Pathology and Bacteriology, McGill University, Medical School, summer 1891. Post-Graduate student in the Konigliche Tierarztlichen Hochschule and the Pathological Institute of Ludwig-Maximilians Universitat in Munich, 1895-96. Professor of Veterinary Science at Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1890. $ K $. GEOEGE E. STONE, Ph. I .. Professor of Botany. Born 1861. Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1882-8+. $ 2 K- Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1884-89. In the summer of 1890, in charge of the Botany Classes at Worcester Summer School of Natural History. Leipsic University, 1891-92; Ph. D. (Leipsic University-), 1892. Studied in the Physiological Laboratory at Clark University, 1893. Assistant Professor of Botany at Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1S93-95. B. Sc, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1897. Professor of Botany, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1S95. $ K $• On leave of absence. .„ 1916 PHILIP B. HASP.ROUCK, P.. Sc, Professor of Plujsics and Registrar of the College. Born 1870. B. Sc, Rutgers College, 1893. X ■ Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Massa- chusetts Agricultural College, 1895-1902. Associate Professor of Mathematics, 1902-11. Reg- istrar of the College since 1905. Professor of Physics, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1911. $ K $• JOHN E. OSTEANDER, A. M.. C. E., Professor of Matheiiiaties and Civil Engineering. Born 1865. B. A. and C. E., Union College, 1886. Assistant on Sewer Construction, West Troy, N. Y., 1886. Assistant on Construction, Chicago, St. Paul and Kansas City Railway, 1897. Draughtsman with Phoenix Bridge Company, 1887. M. A., Union College, r889. Assis- tant in Engineering Department, New York State Canals, 188S-91. Instructor in Civil En- gineering, Lehigh University, 1891-92. Engineering Contractor for Alton Bridge, summer of 1892. Professor of Civil Engineering and Mechanic Arts, University of Idaho, 1892-97. Profes- sor of Mathematics and Civil Engineering, Massachusets Agricultural College since 1897. Member of Committee No. 6, International Commission on the Teaching of Mathematics, 1909-11. $ K J . HENRY T. PERNALI), PIi. D., Professor of Entoiiiologi : Cliiiirinaii of Di- vision of Science. Born 1866. University of Maine, 1885. B © 11. M. Sc, University of Maine, 1888. Ciraduate student in Biology,, Wesleyan University, 1885-86. Graduate student, Johns Hopkins University, 1887-90. Laboratory Instructor, Johns Hopkins University, 1889-90. Ph. D., Johns Hopkins University, 1S90. Professor of Zoology, Pennsylvania State College, 1890-99. State Economic Zoologist, Pennsylvania, 1898-99. Professor of Entomology, Massachusetts Agricultural Col- lege since 1899. $ K " t- GEORGE C. MARTIN, C. E., Captain United i tates Arniij, retired, Professor of Military Science and Tactics. Born 1869. C. E. University of Vermont, 1892. 2 . With Engineering Neivs, 1895-97. Entered Army, July, 1898, as Second Lieutenant of Twenty-first United States Infantry. Pro- moted to First Lieutenant of Second United States Infantry, March, 1899. Promoted to Captain of Eighteenth United States Infantry, August, 1903. Placed on duty at Massachusetts Agri- cultural College by order of the Honorable, the Secretary of War, September, 1905. Retired from United States Army, 1909. WILLIAM R. HART. L. B., A. M., Professor of Ayrienltnral Hdncation. B. L., Iowa State Law School, 1880. A. B., University of Nebraska, 1896. A. M., University of Nebraska, 1900. Department of Psychology and Education in Nebraska State Normal at Peru, 1901-07. Professor of Agricultural Education, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1907. FRED C. t EARS, M. Sr., Professor of Poniologij. Born 1866. B. S., Kansas Agricultural College, 1892. Assistant Horticulturalist at Kansas Experiment Station, 1892-97. M. Sc, Kansas Agricultural College, 1896. Professor of Horti- culture, Utah Agricultural College, 1897. Director Nova Scotia School of Horticulture, Wolf- ville. Nova Scotia, 1898-1904. Professor of Horticulture, Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Truro, Nova Scotia, 1905-07. Professor of Pomology, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1907. $ K $• 20 !i9ie JOSEPH S. CHAMBERLAIN, I ' ll. 1)., Prafr.txor of On diiic inul A ririiJtiiral V lCiilistl-jJ. Born 1870. B. Sc, Iowa State Agricultural College, 1890. M. S., Iowa State Agricultural College, 1892. Instructor in Chemistry, Iowa State Agricultural College, 1894-97. P ' ' - ■ Johns Hopkins University, 1899. Instructor in Chemistry, Oberlin College, 1899-1901. Volun- tary Assistant in Chemistry at Wesleyan University, summer of 1900-01. Research Assistant to Professor Ira Remsen, Johns Hopkins University, 1901. Chemist, U. S. Department of Agriculture, 1901-09. Chief of Cattle Food and Grain Investigation Laboratory, Bureau of Chemistry, 1907-09. Student University of Berlin, 1909. Associate Professor of Organic and Agricultural Chemistry, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1909. J) K 4 - WILLIAM P. P.. LOCKWOOl). . L Sc, Profesmr of Dairi iii! . Born 1S75. B. Sc, Pennsylvania State College, 1899. K 5- With Walker-Gordon Laboratory Co., of Boston and Philadelphia, 1899-1901. Instructor in Dairying, Pennsylvania State Col- lege, 1902-03. Inspector, Hires Condensed Milk Co., Malvern, Pa., 1903-06. Creamery and Condensing Construction Work, 1906-08. M. Sc, Pennsylvania State College, 1909. Assistant Professor of Dairying, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1908-10. Associate Professor of Dairying, since 1910. A Z- JOHN C. _iEAHAM, B. Sc. Agr, J ' rofrsKor of Poitltri H iisIxiikJii . Born 1868. Milwaukee State Normal College, 1894. Taught at Chicago University, summers of 1894-98. Teaching and Institute Work in Wisconsin, 1894-1907. B. Sc, Agr., University of Wisconsin, 1911. Associate Professor of Poultry Husbandry, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1911. WILLIA: 1 I). CLARK, A. B., M. F., I ' n f : sor of Forestry. Born 1879. B. A., 1904; M. F., 1906, Yale University. United States Forestry Service, 1906-08. Professor of Forestry, Pennsylvania State College, 1909-12. Professor of Forestry, Massa- chusetts Agricultural College, 1912. A Z- SIDNEY B. HASKELL, B. Si-., As iovititv Professor of A(jroiioi,ii . Born 1881. B. Sc, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1904. C. S. C. Assistant Agricul- turalist, Hatch Experiment Station, 1904-06. Instructor in Agriculture, Massachusetts Agri- cultural College, 1905-10. Assistant Professor of Agronomy, Massachusetts Agricultural Col- lege, 1910-12. Associate Professor of Agronomy, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1912. K • A. VINCENT OSMUN, M. So., Asso,-i((tc Professor of Botanij. ' Born 1880. Connecticut Agricultural College, 1900. Assistant Storrs Agricultural Experiment Station, 1900-02. B. Sc, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1903. Q. T. V. M. Sc, Massa- chusetts Agricultural College, 1905. Instructor in Botany, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1903-07. Assistant Professor of Botany, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1907. $ K ! ■ ROBERT W. NEAL, A. M., Associate Professor of Eni lish. Born 1873. A. B., University of Kansas, 1898; A. M., 1S99. Assistant in Department of English, University of Kansas, 1898-99. University scholar, Yale Graduate School, 1899-1900. Teacher in Wallingford, Conn., High School, 1900-01. Instructor in English, University of Cincinnati, 1901-02. Harvard Cjraduate School, 1902-03. A. M., Harvard, 1903. Substitute Instructor in English and Acting Head of Department, Rutgers College, 1903-04. Editorial department of T u ' ll ' orlJ ' s Work, 1904-06. Assistant Professor of English and Instructor in Cicrman, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1906-08. A. M., Vale, 190S. Assistant Professor of English, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1908. J) B K- $ K $• 1915 CLARENCE E. GORDON, A. M., Ph. D., Associate Professor of Zoology and Geology. Born 1876. B. Sc, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1901, C. S. C. Student Clark Uni- versity, summer session, 1901-03. B. Sc, Boston University, 1903. Instructor, Cushing Academy, Ashburnham, Mass., 1901-04. Graduate student in Geology and Zoology Columbia University, 1904-05. A. M., Columbia University, 1905. Instructor in Geology, summer session, Columbia University, 1905. University Fellow in Geology, Columbia University, 1905-06. Assistant Professor of Zoology and Geology, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1906-12. Ph. D., Columbia University, 1911. Associate Professor of Zoology and Geology, Massa- chusetts Agricultural College, 1912. 2 E- $ K $• ALEXANDER E. CANCE, A. M., Ph. D., Associate Professor of Agricultural Economics and Supervisor of Agricultural Surveys. B. A., Macalester College. Graduate Certificate, State Normal School, Oshkosh. M. A., University of Wisconsin. Professor of Greek and Literature, Avalon College, 1897-99. Princi- pal, Ashville Industrial School, 1901-04. Supervisor of Practice, First Pennsylvania State Normal School, 1904-05. Fellow in Economics, University of Wisconsin, 1906-08. Ph. D., Uni- versity of Wisconsin, 1908. Instructor in Agricultural Economics, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1908-10. Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1910-12. Associate Professor of Agricultural Economics, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1912. $ K " I " - BURTON N. GATES, A. M., Ph. D., Associate Professor of Beekeeping. Born 1881. Cornell University, College of Agriculture, 1901-03. A. B., Clark College, 1905. K $. Scholar in Biology, Clark University, 1905-06. A. M., ibid., 1906. Fellow in Biology, ibid., 1906-07. Assistant in Biology, Clark College, 1906-07. Field Fellow, Clark University, 1908-09. Ph. D., ibid., 1909. Lecturer in Beekeeping, Massachusetts Agricultural College, Spring 1906, 1907, 1908, 1910. Collaborator, Bureau of Entomology, United States Depart- ment of Agriculture, February to July, 1907. Expert in Apiculture and Apicultural Assistant, ibid., 1907-10. Assistant Professor of Beekeeping, Massachusetts Agricultural College, Apiarist, Massachusetts Experiment Station and Inspector of Apiaries, State Board of Agri- culture since 1910. JOHN A. McLEAN, A. B., B. Sc. Agr., Associate Professor of Animal Hus- bandry. Born 1878. A. B., McMaster University, 1902. B. Sc, Agr., Iowa State College, 1905. Head of the Department of Animal Husbandry, Colorado State College, 1905. Associate Professor of Animal Husbandry, Iowa State College, 1906-08. Experimentalist in Animal Husbandry, Mississippi Experiment Station, 1908-09. Associate Editor of the Farmer ' s Advocate, 1910. Associate Professor of Animal Husbandry, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1911. A Z. G. CHESTER CRAMPTON, A. M., Ph. D., Associate Professor of Entomology. Born 1882. A. B., Princeton University, 1904. A. M., Cornell University, 1905. Student at Frei- burg and Munich, 1907. Ph. D., Berlin University, 1908. Instructor in Biology, Princeton Uni- versity, 1908-10. Professor of Biology and Entomology, South Carolina State Agricultural Col- lege, 1910-11. Associate Professor of Entomology, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1911. B K- $ K • 22 iifj,cu ! M 1916 CHARLES A. PETEKS, Ph. I)., Associate Professor of litor i inic and l oil Chemi«try. Born 1875. B- Sc, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1897. A 1; ! • B. Sc, Boston Univer- sity, 1897. Assistant in Chemistry, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1897-98. Assistant in Chemical Laboratory, Yale University, 1899-1901. Ph. D., Yale University, 1901. Professor of Chemistry, Head of Department University of Idaho, 1901-09. Student at the University of Berlin, 1908-10. Exchange Teacher, Friedrichs Werdersche Oberrealschule, 1909-10. Gradu- ate School Yale University, 1910-11. Assistant Professor of Inorganic and Soil Chemistry, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1911-12. Associate Professor of Inorganic and Soil Chemistry, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1912. 2 E- l K ! ■ GEORGE E. GAGE, A. M., Ph. D., Associate Professor of Animal Pathology. B. A., Clark College, Clark University, 1906. K - M. A., Yale University, 1907. Physio- logical Chemist, Sodium Benzoate Investigation, U. S. Department of Agriculture, 1908. Ph. D., Yale University, 1909. Associate Biologist, Maryland Experiment Station, 1909-10. Uni- versity of Michigan, 1910. Special Student in Pathology, University of Michigan, summer of 1910. Biologist, Maryland Experiment Station, in charge of Pathological Investigation. Assis- tant Professor of Animal Pathology, Department of Veterinary Science, Massachusetts Agri- cultural College, since 1911. ERNEST ANDERSON, A. B.. Ph. D.. Associate Professor of Qemral and Physical Chemistry. Born 1881. B. A., Trinity College, Texas, 1903. B. S., University of Texas, 1903. Fellow in Botany, University of Texas, 1903-04. M. S., University of Texas, 1904. Fellow in Chemistry, University of Texas, 1904-05. Instructor in Corsicana High School, Texas, 1905-06. Fellow in Chemistry, University of Chicago, 1906-07. Associate in Chemistry, University of Chicago, 1907-09. Ph. D., University of Chicago, 1909. Research Instructor, University of Chicago, 1909-12. Assistant Professor of General and Physical Chemistry, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1912. $ B K. 2 H- FRANS H. HESSELINK VAN SUCHTELEN, Ph. D., Associate Professor of Microbiology. Born 1885. Degree Bederkabdscg Gediplomeerd Lanbomvkundige from the Ryksland- bonwschool. Ph. D., Georgia-Augusta University at Gottingen, 1910. Private Assistant to Dr. Reitz Stuttgart. Student in Berlin under Geheimer Regierungsrath, Prof. Dr. Delbnick. Stu- dent in the University of Leipzig under Prof. Dr. F. Lohnis. Research Assistant, Michigan Agricultural Experiment Station, 1911. Assistant Professor of Microbiology, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1913. ARNO H. NEHRLING, Associate Professor of Floriculture. CHRISTIAN I. GUNNESS, B. Sc, Associate Profes.wr of Rural Hngineering. EDGAR L. ASHLEY, A. M., Assistant Professor of German. Born 1880. A. B., Brown University, 1903. $ K ' • Instructor in German, Brown University, 1903-06. A. M., Brown University, 1904. Student, University of Heidelburg, 1906-07. In- structor in German, Bates College, 1907-08. Instructor in German, Massachusetts Agricul- tural College, 1908-11. Assistant Professor of German, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1911. J B K- $ K $• 23 191S ]IN«3£ A. ANDEKSON MACKIMMIE, A. M., A.ssistdiit Professor of French. Born 1S78. A. B., Princeton Universitj ' , 1906. Bondinot Fellow in Modern Languages, 1906- 07. Instructor in Fr ench Colchester Academy, Truro, Nova Scotia, 1906-08. Instructor in French and Spanish, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1908. K F $• Assistant Professor of French, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 191 1. J) B K- 4 K " I " - EALPH J. WATTS, B. Sc, Secretary of the College. CHARLES B. GREEN, 15. AsiT., Lihruriun. Born 1876. Connecticut Agricultural College, 1895. The Hartford Couratit, 1895-1901. Assis- tant Librarian, Connecticut State Library, 1901-08. Librarian at Massachusetts Agricultural College since September, 1908. C. ROBERT DUNCAN, B. Sc, A.%si. ' tant Professor of Mathemnties. Born 1884. B. Sc, Rutgers College, 1906. On East River Division of Pennsylvania Tunnels, 1906-08. Instructor in Mathematics and Physics, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1908-11. Assistant Engineer on Valuation of Boston and Maine Railroad ' s Property in New Hampshire, summer of 1910. Inspector of Bridge and Pier Construction, Florida East Coast Railroad ' s Extension over the Florida Keys, summer of 191 1. Instructor in Mathematics, Massachusetts Agricultural College, since 1911. On Valuation Survey for Canadian Pacific Railway in Ontario, Canada, summer of 1912. X 4 ' . CURRY S. HICKS, B. Pd., Assistant I ' rof : sor of Phi sieal Ediivatiou and Hyc iene. Born 1885. Michigan Agricultural College, 1902-03. B. Pd., Michigan State Normal College, 1909. Instructor in Physical Education, Michigan State Normal College, 1908-09. Edward Hitchcock Fellow in Physical Education, Amherst College, 1909-10. Director of Athletics, Michigan State Normal College, 1910-11. Assistant Professor of Physical Education and Hygiene, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1911. ARTHUR K. HARRISON, Assistant Professor of Landscape Garden iiifj. Born 1872. With Warren H. Manning, Landscape Designer, Boston, acting at various times in charge of the Surveying and Engineering Department, of the Planting Department, and of the Drafting Room, 1908-11. Instructor in Landscape Gardening, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1911. ELVIN L. QUAIFE, B. Sc. Agr., A-fsistant Professor of Animal Hiisbandri . Born 1887. B. Sc, Agr., Iowa State College, 191 1. A 2 P- Instructor in Animal Husbandry, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 191 1. A Z- WILLIAM L. MACHMER, A. M., Assistant Professor of Mathematics. Born 1883. Graduate of Keystone State Normal School, 1901. Teacher in Public Schools, 1901-04. A. B., Franklin and Marshall College, 1907. Head of Department of Mathematics, Franklin and Marshall Academy, 1907-11. A. M., Franklin and Marshall College, 1911. In- structor in Mathematics, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 191 1. ! ' B K- 24 1915 HE ' KY E. SMITH, A. AI., Ansisldiit I ' rofcKsor of Hiii 1 !.■ ],. A. B., University of Chicago, 1902. Instructor, High School, Whitewater, Wisconsin, 1903. Instructor, State Normal School, Cheney, Washington, 1904-06. Acting Assistant Professor, State Agricultural College, North Dakota, 1907. Graduate Student, University of Chicago, 1907-08. Professor, Tabor College, Iowa, 1907-10. Graduate Student, University of Chicago. 1910-11. M. A., Yale University, 191 1. Professor, Westminster College, 1911-12. Assistant Professor of English, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1912. WALTER W. CHEXOWETH, A. 1-5., M. Sc, Af sistai,t Pmf :ss r of t ' oiuolo! ! . Born in Missouri, 1872. A. B., Valparaiso I ' niversity, 1902. Assistant in Botany, ibid., 1902- 03. Head of Department of Science, Chillicothe Normal School, Mo., 1903-10. Secretary of the Missouri State Board of Horticulture, 1912. B. Sc, Agr., University of Missouri, 1912. Instructor in Pomology, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1912. A Z. 2 H. ELMER M. McDonald. I!. Sc, .l.v.s- .vfr f • ' •o r.s.so - of Aijroiioiini. Born 1882. B. Sc, University of Illinois, 1910. Illinois College of Agriculture and Agricul- tural Experiment Station, 1910-12. Instructor in Agronomy, Massachusetts Agricultural Col- lege, 1912. A Z- 2 =• HAROLD E. ROBBINS, B. Sc, JI. A., As. :ist(iiit Professor of Phi sics. B. S., Trinity, 1908. M. A., Yale University, 1910. Laboratory Assistant, Sloane Laboratory, Yale, 1910-11. Instructor in Physics and Mechanics, Universitv of Colorado, 1911. Instructor Science Department, Hartford High School, 1912-13. 2 H ' Assistant Professor of Physics, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 191 3. FRANK W. RANE. M. F., Lecturer In Forestri . Born 1868. B. Sc, Agr., Ohio State University, 1891. M. Sc, Cornell University, 1892. $ A 0. Lecturer in Forestry, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1906. HELENA T. GOESSMANN, Ph. M.. Instruetor in Enf lish. Elmhurst Academy, Providence, R. I., 1887. Studied in Boston and New York. Ph. M., Ohio State University, 1895. Studied in England and Paris, 1899, id ' n Munich during the winter of 1900. Published T ie Christian If ' omnn in Pliilanihropy, a novelette entitled Brother Phillip and a small book of poems, a Score nf Songs. Member of Pen and Brush Club of New York. Assistant in English, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1910. Instructor in English, Massa- chusetts Agricultural College, 1914. WTLLTA:M L. HARMOUNT, a. B.. Tnstntetor in FreneJi. Born 1881. A. B., Yale University, 1903. Tutor in College Preparatory Subjects, 1903-06. Instructor, Kingsley School, Essex Falls, N. J., 1907-oS. Instructor in French, Keskiminetas Springs School, Saltsbury, Pa., 1908-11. Student at Cours de Vacences nf the Universities of Caen and Grenoble, France, summer of 1910. Instructor in French, Massachusetts Agricul- tural College, 1911. $ B K- 25 ARTHUR N. JULIAN, A. B., Instructor in German. A. B., Northwestern University. 1907. Instructor in German at Elgin Academy, Elgin, III., 1907-10. Traveled in Germany and student at Berlin University, 1910-11. Instructor in Ger- man, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 191 1. I B K- FREDERICK A. McLAUGHLIN, B. Sc, Instructor in Botany. Born 1888. B. Sc, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 191 1. K 2- Assistant in Botany, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1911. Instructor in Botany, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1914. SAMUEL COONS, Instructor in Dairying. With W. R. Boynton, 1898-1908. Welhi Dairying Co., 1908-11. Short Course Instructor Massa- chusetts Agricultural College, 1909. Instructor in Dairying, Massachusetts Agricultural Col- lege, 1912. WALTER E. PRINCE, Ph. B., A. M., Instructor in English and Public Speaking. Born 1881. Ph. B., Brown University, 1904. A. M., Brown University, 1905. Instructor in English, University of Maine, 1905-12. Instructor in English and Public Speaking, Massa- chusetts Agricultural College, 1912. ROBERT H. BOGUE, B. Sc, Instructor in Chemistry. Born 1889. B. Sc, Tufts College, 1912. Instructor in Chemistry at Franklin Union, Boston, 1910-11. Assistant in Chemistry, Tufts College, 1911-12. Assistant in Chemistry, Massa- chusetts Agricultural College, 1912-14. Instructor in Chemistry, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1914 — . FRANK N. BLANCHARD, A. B., Instructor in Zoology and Geology. Born 188S. A. B., Tufts College, 1913. Instructor in Zoology and Geology, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1913. 4 B K- FRANK P. RAND, A. B., Instructor in English. LOYAL F. PAYNE, B. Sc, Instructor in Poultry Husbandry. RAYMOND G. SMITH, B. Sc, Assistant in Botany. Born 1888. B. S., Massachusetts Agricultural College, 191 1. Assistant in Botany Massachu- setts Agricultural College, 191 1. WILLIAM J. FITZMAURICE, Assistant in Physical Education. Baseball coach, Massachusetts Agricultural College since 1911. Assistant in Physical Educa- tion, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1913. 26 11916 HAROLD M. GOEE, B. 8c., Afisistaiif in Pln sical Education. Born 1891. B. Sc, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1913. Q. T. V. Assistant in Physical Education, 1913. BURT A. HAZELTINE, B. Sc, As.vstant in Mafhcni ifivs. B. Sc, Tufts College, 1913. A T A- Assistant in Mathematics, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1913. HAROLD E. BALDINGJ:R, B. Sc, Assistant in Dairying. WILLIAM S. REGAN, B. Sc, As. istant in Entonwlofji . 1915 2f- (lli - - ' ' The Extension Service Staff William D. Hurd, M. Agr Director Earnest D. Waid, B. Sc. Agr Assistant Director Orion A. Morton . . Extension Professor of Agricultural Education Ezra L. Morgan, A. M. Laura Oomstock Alexander E. Cance, Ph. D. George F. E. Story, B. Sc. Agr. Ealph W. Rees, a. B., B. Sc. Herbert J. Baker, B. Sc. Extension Professor of Community Planning Extension Professor of Home Economics Sujier visor of Agricultural Surveys . Extension Instructor in Animal Husbandry Extension Instructor in Pomology Extension Instructor in Farm Management Philip H. Elavood, Jr., B. Sc. Agr., Extension Instructor in Civic Improvement Erwin H. Forbush . . . Supervisor of Correspondence Courses Allistee F. McDoiGALL, B. Sc. Demonstrator in charge of Automobile Truck R. Hay Ferguson . . Extension Professor of Agricultural Economics BEN.JAMIN W. Ellis, B. Sc. . Extension Instructor in Farm Demonstration Ethel H. Nash . . Extension Instructor in Agricultural Education Harriet J. Hopkins . . . Extension Instructor in Home Economics 28 Ii9ie Graduate Assistants Charles G. Baird, A. M. . Ernest L. Davies, V . Sc. F. C. GfRLEY, K. Sc. . Arao Itaxo, B. So. . KrssEi.L F. Lixn, A. B. James F. Martin, M. . . Frederick J. Merkle, B. Sc. S. P. Miller, B. So. C. F. Oberheljian, B. Sc. Harold A. Robinson, B. Se. Paul Serex, Jr., B. So. Carl J. Strand, A. M. Arthur S. Thurston, B. So. Warren F. Whittier, A. B. Departnu ' iil of llunil S(ioi(iliii;y Departmcni of .M icroljiology l»o|)ai-liiiciit of ( ' licinisti ' y I)e]iai-tiiienl oT .Mionibioldoy Departineni of liiiral Sdoiolour 1)0] la rill 1011 1 of I ' ailoiiiolojiv l)e] artiiient ol ' AnToiioniy Deiuii-tiiioiit of Clicinisti-y Department of r aii(ls(a]i( ' (iardeuiiig Depai ' tiiionl of Ciioniistry Depai-lmoiil of (lioiiiistry Department of Rural Sooiolojiy Depavtiiieiit of Floi-ioiiltiire Depai-tnient of Animal iliishandi-y 29 1916 Graduate Students- 1914-1915 Koy C. Aver}- Herbert J. Baker Charles G. Baird Harold C. Bales Carlos L. Beals Robert H. Bogue Arthur I. Bourne Harold C. Cowell Ernest L. Davies Miss Marion A. Farrar Franklin C. Gurley Wil ' ard H. Hasey Edward B. Holland Egerton G. Hood Miss lillizabeth R. Hooker JoLn C. Hutson Arao Itano Russell F. Lund James F. Martin Miss Henrietta Martindale Allister F. McDougall Frederick A. McLaughlin Frederick G. Merkle Frederick H. Middleton Stuart Parmelee Miller Satwaji G. Blutkekar John B. Norton Carl F. Oberhelman Miss Beryl H. Paige Ralph R. Parker Bennett A. Porter William S. Regan Harold A. Robinson George A. Root Paul Serex, Jr. Raymond G. Smith Carl J. Strand Lei and H. Taylor Arthur S. Thurston In Tso Wang :Miss Gertrude M. White Warren F. Whittier I). W. Anderson W. H. Bronson H. L. Brown IN ABSENTIA E. A. White G. V. Copson W. H. Hillary W. C. Sanctuarv 30 1 CAMPUS TODAY WITH TS_ APPEARANCE TWENTY FIVE YEARS AGO. mii mmM ONE ot 1he oldest Ijiiildnms on ihe Lani]tns It A as erected ni l ' (i7 and oiinin.ilU ( osl 1(1 ! ( • It was tiivt used a a dieiuKal laboialim .iiid cliaiiel. Be- fore it was tninisbed it seued the ]nniH)se ot a drill hall. lu- 1869 it was enlarged to piovide Ini the depaitnient of inathe- matics and eugineeimu, ,i icnulai diapel was indndedand the drill hall was e«itablislied on tlie t ' O]! llooi. In l sso it was again renovated. The building tlien bet anie known as College Hall. The erection of the Chapel LilnaiN made it possible to use the old chapel looni for a laborator-T 32 OIl|i mtBtrij Itttltort ' S it stands lodny. the same btiilding is used eiitively [ ' (H- clieinical win ' k. 11 lias now live ]a))oral()ries, i vi lecture rennis. balance rooms, library and oflices. Twcnly years ajio tliis statement was made, " WlieneAci- classes pass up and down stall ' s, or the bell is rxmg, e -ei-y insi i-mueiii and |iiece ot apiiaratiis is disturbed. " To-day it is in belter condition, and while nut sufficient for jn-esent demands, it is trying to keep [lace. and hopes for a successor in tlie near future. 33 mh Bmt €011 9 " 11 IH iMiildiiiii ;is Imilt in l.S(i7 ■ I ' ' ' ' dorunlovA I0 accomo r (LiU " 4(; shulciils and one pi-ofVssdi- The lo M r floor was IcH for recilatidii. caliinei and lihrai. rooms. It was (k ' stro e l by tire on Feliriiar, 4, I8S0. 34 doiiuiloi- wa-- tilled fdi- l(iit cinlit ludcinv. The ea l Miin ,is unc ' ii o er to the work (if Tlie .iiiru ' iilliual depamncHl, .iiid asii u idliual nniscum. The MM ' uiid ll i(ii- ■ a- u ' M ' r c ' d ior the lauiiuauev. liieia- tm-e and natuial liis1iii iiniveuiii Tiid i the enine hTiildiiiji i! t.dveii ii]) li_ the ddi uuldiaes. adiiniii--ii .line (ilh(es, aud ai;ioii()iii hUidvatoi le . The dUesie weather hnieau is )d ated in the td ei . QOirril ( ' ille! e. Iniilt a.s a doi-niitory in 18(;S to acciimodale sixty four students. It cost ovigi- ually S;!i;.0(li): was dcsi. ' ined by George Hatliorne of New York, and was Iniill hy L. X. Orange of Hadley. It was tirst ready for use on Septendier 10, 18CS. In 1881 it was declared " well nigh nnflt for occupancy, " and was extensively reiiaired. The, two front rooms then served as library rooms. In 1!»0S it was again thoroughly CATerhauled, and made into a modern dormitory. 36 QOKTH College as it appears to-dav irdnns I be poreli and a few othei oddities. Tlie lo ' er tloor is taken up by two large rerieaf ion rooms, laiown as the Social Union ; the college Post Office is in the east entry as is the Collegian office. The upper floors arc ih ' voted to dormitory and fraternity rooms, while the basement shelters the pool room, college store, and shower baths. 37 (§ih Intattiral iluBi mti © riLT 111 1s(m Ihiv Imildinj; lust ' I ' l ved ;i lidtaiiii.d Liliiu aloiA ,uid let line 111! TIk ( ' ((111(1 lluoi A civ unen over to exhibilfoii moms In llie e.iilv daAs the l ' i-esident " s ullue a ,is loi.ijed on the tiist tlooi It cosl ??. " ). ISO, 1111(1 lias ' jiladlv given sliellev to zoology, eotoiniilogy. pli.vsiology and geologv. " U]ion til© eomiiletion ot llie new botany Imild- ing. the botanical equipment lias been reinoved to its long deserved adequate quarters. 38 ' lll ' ; saiiic hiiiidiiiii as it tstaiuls to- ■ J (.lii. - reiiiodelled and equipped to 1, liiMise the department of Phy- sics, llccciii additions of first class ap- paraius, liic ini|)i ' o i ' nient of laboratories and led lift ' rooms lias brought this mem- ber (if I lie iirioinal quariette of buildings, on this eanipus. u]i lo a ]iosifion )f use- fulness. 39 Snll Ifall X,N 1S(;!) the need of a suitable Imikliiij; tor the militavv depart- meiil was i-ecognized, bnt not nntil 1SS2 did work mi this structure eom- nience. I ' rcvions to this building indoor di ' ills were held on the top floor of the old cheniisti-T building. In 18!)4 it was some- wliat improved, and in 1S95 the armory and indoor- ritie range were installed to conijily with the regulations ot tlie War Dei artment. 40 PrfB nt irtll ?|aU Cms is (he t)rill Hall as it stands to day. It is essetitially the same in si i-ii(-tvn c. l iiT inoditieil to. meet tiie needs oi ' liie :irii iis di ' itianils of present day activities. It now iircivides dllices for ilic de- partments (if Military Science and I ' liysical EducatiDn : indndi ' s a lari;e drill liall also used for dances, receptions, and as a gymuasium. LockiM- riionis. rillc laiilic and armory are like- AN ' ise ]irovided for. ,{ m:w Panorama Cms v takrn jnst i ' ;is1 ol I he l)m-1c ' |iltiiit li(in ' ( ' and Hotiuilial .Miisciiin Iidws tilt ' est i-aiii]!!! ' ' ill llie cai ' ly pii lities. From lef1 (o right ihc imildings arc:— Old South OolloiiO, Xorth Col- lege, Old Cliaiiel. and Ihe old dining hall on the e.xtvcnic right. Tlie biirfcp ]ilanl house and lh ; Itolani- cal .Mnscnni are in the foreground. A brook ran through the field when ' the i)ond now is. 42 faunrama Cms lew taken farther ii] (ni the hilt, j ives n g:HM_ i ie;i ,i)f tlie i;i-ii lli :iiiil iii!|iri)veuieiit of tjie caiiipiis since Ihe oiiposiU " view :is t;ikei:i. It incliKies ;ili the buildiuiis on ihe west eani])ns fmni tlie eteriluu•y Laboratovv to the ne«- Auricnltural Building which is just being erecti ' d. 43 (Elia j l-ICibrarg ■ " I IIIO coriu ' v stoiic for iln ' s Iniildinu :i! laid ' on Xo ( ' niber M C (I, 1SS4. Tlic crowded coiHliiioiis ofjiic old ( ' .,ll(.m. Hall _ } doiniirided relief for the elianiistry departineut, and alter raauy years of wail iii.u au a|ipropriation of |25,000 was made by the state. The anhiieei was Slejihan C. Eai ' le of Worcester; tlie contractor -lohn Itesloii of Amherst. Since its completion, the biiildin;; has served as a chajjel and a library. To-day it is inadequate for both these purposes. 44 irapn l|aU ' l fc HE ])reseni dining hall was stai ' U ' d in 1!)02 to take tlie place ef the little nld bnilding that had hecii sci-ving as :i boarditig lionse since the heginniiig of the insfitntinn. Aeeonuxlal inns and I ' aeililies A eve in- ci-eased in I!) 111. sd that most of the [Stu- dents ean nnw he aceoiuodated either in the i-egnar dining i-oiim ov at the Inneh room in tlie WH ' st wing. 45 Itlii r lall X order id luect tlic iiirrea hig needs of (lie departiiionls if I Inrticnltnve and, ijaiidsca)ie ;ai-(loiiiii j iliis Imildiiiif ft-as desijiiicil. An ai)i fi)iiria(icin of s; ' ,!).!»riO was lii-anted I ' nr iis -(iiisi i-nd i(in Avliidi was in flu- liands (if ]!l(idiie1t land lloswoiili of Am- hei-st. will) woi ' ked ont lihe ].(lans of v. W. K. B. Wilcdx. the an-liil •i-t. 11 contains class rooms, di ' awinii rooms. l;d)oi-a(ories and olTices for the (ii ' ]iai-lnii ' n1s of I ' lorticullnrc and Land- scajie garden inji ' . The l.niilding was starled in . I!i05. iFrntrl] l|aU XX l!iOS till ' Icuishiliirc ;ipin-o|irial( ' d .s;!4,(HI(t Tor llic const i-iuiion of tliis hiiildiiii; aud the accompauyiug green- lumses. The plans were dvawu by foi-niei- I ' l-dlcssdi- (if Pl(iTiciiItni-e. Edward A. White. Till ' (-(uisl ruction was by Lord and Biiriduun of ew N ' oi-k. It was called I ' rencli Hall after I ' resident French. In 1914 the addi- tion on the sonth side was coni])leted, and the departments of Floricnltnre, Forestry and Marlcet « iardeninn ' noAV have reasonable ac- comodations in laboratories, class rooms aud oflBces. 47 iEutomnl00g Iml iiti •M fc HhS bnildinii, (l(ih(al((l nn , ( iiiliei lllli m C THo « )s tlie pMili (i| ili( unit i iiu nil J lllillMKI l| lin ll( I IIIllKIlt Ol l(ii(l - tUid i uloiudli li)(li i( si iiids is line of the best a])iKmite(] IhiiIiImius n i(s 1 md in Hie (.mintn Tt ]ii(lnd(s (il ((|n]]i|i((l 1 iboi iiui les iiiiisi iiiiis 111(1 (iHiKs liii tin dtp II liiuiils of i iil( I nl(.iiii(ilii ,ind i((d(i_ ii iiii])lu tht.Uti .uid iniiiH iiiiiv ( 1 ivs iiMiiiis ]iio ide ample loom f II l( ' (tni(s ind Kfitaimnv TJie plans w eie diawii b ( ' r llu t (il Hijvidii ami Ibe ( uiisti ik I ion was m the hands of Vlleu T.ioibds of mh(isi 48 Jliltnt Habnraturii " . 1 1 !■] new- d:ni- ' building, cojiipleted ■ in August, 1!)1L ' , :uid costing ST. " ,. 1)00, suiiplicd a long felt want of the i-dllegc. Here are located. the offices of the depaclnienls of the 1 )i vision of Agri- cnlture. ' i ' he building is furnished with a hiimdry. locker i-dDui. cheese room, a refrigerating iilani, liesides the different dairy and bacteriologit-al laboratories. It is known as Flint Laboratorr, being named after an early piesident of the college. 49 H ±a The Senate SENIOE MEMBERS Edwin C. Towue, President William L. Doran Henry H. White William H. Hatfield Daniel J. Lewis George D. Melican JUNIOE MEMBERS Walter E. Dodge Stanley W. Hall Alfred A. Gioiosa Charles W. Moses 50 Book II !i.. , ' ) II r 1 ' - 1 I 1 U 11 r-, . -i « J — V ' | ' . ' ' ail9ie 1915 Class History RACK ! The starter ' s pistol announces that three laps of our long race are accomplished, and we are starting on the last. Our team, which straggled along at the beginning, is now bunched n]). Some of our men have been lapped, but the strong nucleus which remains has come in- to its second wind, and every man is running freely. Far ahead, around the curve of the year, we see the finish tape. The faculty in the judges stand will greet us, then, and award our hard earned letters. But the race has not been such a hard one, after all. For one lap 1914 set the pace for us, and though it made us Avork, we showed up well, and had enough wind the second lap to show 1!)1() how to do it. The third lap was easy. None of the team dropped out. We were surprised to find the coarse smoother, the hills more lexel. the heat less ipi)ressive. No, it has not been bad. and if it weie not for The future ahead we wouldn ' t want to finish. I ' .ut we do look forward to a future. We feel that the experience of this race has been the making of us. We con- fidently expect that the coming years will find us earning a name for our team and for the Alma Mater we represent. In whatever nation and on whatever courses our future races will be run, we shall stand for clean sport and fair play every time. With such for our ideals we hope to attain the Olympic of life. Some of us may become officials there; others may be heroes of the race, and at the end of the course receive the crown of laurel from the very Sovereign ' s hands. Though our history appears for the last time in this book, we hope that it will later be found without a blot, in the history of the W(n-ld. 53 1916 iMiH Class Officers Philip F. Whitmorb President George D. Melican Vice President Owen W. Slein Secretary Alpha J. Plbbut Treasurer EoDERicK C. Hall Captain Alfred E. Wilkins Sergeant-at-Arnis Henry H. White . Historian 54 Ll-AtXi , - J !Li -£ f=eaJr 1916 Class of 1915 Alden, Charles Harold Amlierst 17 Phillips St.; C. C. ; Entomology; Class Track (i, 2, 3); Class Football (2). Allen, Francis Ellwood Melrose 10 Allen Street; C. C; Landscape; Class Secretary (3). Archibald, Herbert Hili reth Waltliam 4 2 K House; $ 2 K ; Pomology; Class Hockey ( i, 2) ; Class Baseball (i, 2) ; Captain Class Hockey (2); Varsity Tennis (i, 2); Captain Varsity Hockey (4); Informal Com- mittee (4) ; Junior Prom Committee (3). Banister, Seth Waereniou Westt ' ord 16 North College; A X A; Pomology; Class Football (i, 2) ; Fraternity Conference (3, 4). Bartlett, Edward Kisskll NewhuryiKii-t 3 Nutting Avenue; 2 $ E; Landscape; Class Baseball (i) ; Class Hockey (2). Bartlky, HASTiN(is Newcomb ....... Sandwich 9 South College; Q. T. V.; Pomology; Class Hockev (i, 2); Country Life Club; Stock bridge Club. Bemis, Willard Gilbert North Brookfield 4 North College; C. C. ; Entomology; Class Cross Country (i, 2); Class Relay (3). Bennett, John Ingra.m ........ Dorchester 4 North College; Pomology; Orchestra (i, 4). Bishop, Chester Allen Peterboro, N. H. 7 North College; A 2 ; Animal Husbandry; Class Track (i, 2) ; Class Football (2). Brooks, Gardner Milton Newton 2 K; Pomology; Varsity Baseball (3); Class Football (i, 2); Class Baseball (2, 3). BuELL, Prank Weed New Haven, Conn. 8 South College; Q. T. V.; Plant Pathology; Soph-Senior Hop (2); Collegian (3, 4); Editor-in-Chief of Collegian (4); Fraternity Conference (3, 4); President of Fraternity Conference (4); Manager of Class Track (3); Informal Committee (3). Burt, Helen Frances Vest Soinerville Draper Hall; A 4 ; Floriculture; Florists ' and Gardeners ' Club. Buttrick, John Willard ........ Melrose 18 Nutting Avenue; C. C. ; Pomology. Cale, Gladstone Hume Sprinntield B K $ House; B K " J); Entomology; Dramatics (3) ; Glee Club (3). Cande, Donald Hopkins I ' ittstield 87 Pleasant Street; 2 4 E ; Animal Husbandry; Class Vice-President (3); Fraternity Conference (4). 55 i9ie Chase, Alexander Baxter West Barnstable Clark Hall; Agriculture. Clark, Ellis Fred ' . . Granby, Conn. 3 South College; 9 X; Agriculture; Manager of Track; Fraternity Conference (3, 4); Stockbridge Club; Advertising Manager of 1915 Index. Clevaland, Waldo Atwood Baldwinsville Veterinary Laboratory; Agriculture. Clough, Macrice Joseph Boston 7 South College; Q. T. V.; Pomology; Class Track (i, 2, 3); Roister Doisters (2, 3, 4); Dramatics (2); Collegian (2, 3, 4); Manager of Collegian (3, 4); Glee Club (i, 2); Stockbridge Club (3, 4); 1915 Index Board. Dalryiitle, Andrew Cajipbell ....... Revere 14 North College; Landscape. Damon. T.eon Blancuard Melrose 3 North College; C. C. ; Animal Husbandry. Day, irEOR(;E Allen Warren 1 North College; C. C. ; Animal Husbandry; Class Track (2, 3); Class Cross Country (3) ; Stockbridge Club. Dole, Sl.mner Alvord ........ Siieibourue II North College; B K $; Thecedes ; Agriculture; Varsity Football (2, 3, 4) ; Class Foot- ball (i); Class Basketball (2, 3); Class Hockey (2); Class Baseball (2); Class Captain (2, 3); Class Treasurer (4). DoRAN, Wn.LLAii Leonard Nortli Dartliouth French Hall; B K " l ; Karatid ; Plant Pathology; Senate (3, 4) ; 1915 Index Board; Class Historian (3); Fraternity Conference (4). Draper, Earle Sumner Milford 15 South College; A 2 " 3? ; Landscape; Class Debating Team (i); Burnham Eight (i); Class Hockey (1, 2); Collegian (2, 3, 4); Assistant Manager Hockey (3); Manager Varsity Hockey (4); Varsity Tennis (2, 3); Informal Committee (3). Farrar, Stuart Km-REDtiE Springfield K 2 House; K 2; Microbiology; Class Historian (i); Soph-Senior Hop (2); Mandolin Club (3); Leader of Mandolin Club (4); Cheer Leader (4). FrrzoERALD. Danuol .James Worcester 2 North College; K T $; Forestry; Class Baseball (i, 2); Class Football (2); Class Hockey (2). Flebut, Alpha John Amberst 27 McClellan Street; K F $ ; Entomology; Junior Prom Committee; Manager Class Basketball (3); Class Treasurer (4). Frost, Robert Theodore New York City A 2 " t House; A 2 $; Entomology; Thecedes; Class Basketball (i, 2, 3) ; Banquet Com- mittee (3). 56 i9ie Fuller, Eichard ...... 44 Triangle Street; J) 2 K ; Agriculture; Rope Pull Goodwin, Malcolm Noyks K S House; K 2! Landscape. Grant, Harold Davidson 15 North College; Landscape. Salem Ne linr,v])oi-t Metluien Griggs, Raymond Bradford ( ' liicojjeL F;ills n South College; $ 2 K ; Thecedes; Entomology; Manager Class Basketball (2, 3) ; Class Basketball (2); Choir (4); Mandolin Club (i, 2, 3, 4); Secretary Musical Association (2, 3) ; Banquet Committee (i) ; 1915 Index Board; Class Track (i, 2, 3, 4). Hall, George Morris A 2 $ House; A 2 4 ; Microbiology; Varsity Tennis (3, 4). Hall, Roderick Chesi.ev B K 4 House; B K 4 ; Agriculture; Class Captain (4). Harper, James Edward ...... 2 North College; K T 4 ; Animal Husbandry. Harvey, Russell Wilton 44 Pleasant Street; C. C. ; Animal Husbandry; Stockbridge Club. I ' .l-ooklilH- Woi-CcSter New Haven, ( " oim. Lauesville Haskell, Willis Henry. Jr Brooklyn, X. Y. 2 South College; 2 " i " E ; Floriculture; Mandolin Club; Roister Doisters ; Junior Prom Committee; Informal Committee. Hatfield, William Hollis ....... Wellesley 87 Pleasant Street; C. C; Landscape; Senate (3, 4) ; Glee Club (i, 2, 3, 4) ; Florists ' and Gardeners ' Club; Soph-Senior Hop Committee; 1915 Index Board; Clioir (i, 2, 3, 4); Class Sind Leader {2, 3); Class Treasurer {2); Class Baseball. Hildeeth, I ' aul Hu(iiiEs ....... 13 South College; 4 2 K ; Pomology; Roister Doisters; Musical Clubs. Newtdiiville HoTis, Ralph P Kvaiis .Mills. X. V. 21 Amity Street; C. C. ; Animal Husbandry; RiHe Team; Stockbridge Club. Hyde, George Frederick Hartford, ( ' (Hiii. B K $ House; B K $; Agricultural Education; Rifle Team (i, 2, 3) ; President Public Speaking Council (4) ; Class Football (i, 2) ; Rope Pull (i) ; C?lee Club; Roister Doisters; Country Rifle Club; Stockbridge Club. Hyde, Harold (til.more ........ ■iIl(■lleIl(lllIl 12 North College; Landscape; Landscape Art Club; Rifle Club; Press Club. Johnson, Arthur Hridjieimri. ( ' (nui. 7 South College; Q. T. V.; Entomology; Varsity Hockey (2, 3); Varsity Baseball (2, 3); Class Football (2); Class Baseball ( i, 2); Class Hockey (i, 2); Captain Class Hockey (2); Captain Varsity Baseball (4); Class Sergeant-at-Arms (3); Class Cross Country (i, 2); Class Track (i, 3); Captain Class Track (3); Varsity Football (4); Mandolin Club (i). 57 1916 2lf-n ilM Kelleiier, Jerome Joseph Turners Falls 60 Pleasant Street; Pomology; Class Football (i); Catholic Club. Kennedy, Worthington Chester . . . . . . Hardwick 6 North College; 1915 Index Board; Stockbridge Club. Lane, Merton Chesleigh Soutli Duxbury Mathematics Building; A X A; Entomology; Captain Rifle Team (4); Rifle Club. Le Due, Ashley Cudworth Chesterfield C. C. House; C. C. ; Agricultural Education. Lewis, Daniel James ......... Hanson K 2 House; K 2 ' . Agriculture; Class President (i) ; Class Historian (2) ; Chairman Hop Committee (2) ; Editor-in-Chief 1915 Index; Manager Roister Doisters (3) ; Fraternity Conference (3, 4); Senate (4); Chairman Informal Committee (4). Lewis, John Kirby New Haven, Conn. 1 North College; C. C. ; Animal Husbandry; Stockbridge Club. Lincoln, Irving Boin Glens Falls, N. Y. 2 South College; Agriculture; Rope Pull (i, 2); Public Speaking Council (2, 3, 4); Winner of Flint Oratorical Contest (2) ; Class Cross Country (2) ; Class Debating Team {2) ; Burnham Eight (i, 2) ; Glee Club; Country Life Club; Roister Doisters. Lovejoy, John Sumner ........ Newburyport 9 North College; Plant Pathology. MacNeil, Ralph Langdel Chelsea Mathematics Building; Chemistry. Macy, Philip Arthur Oak Bluffs 10 North College; Chemistry. Marsh, Franklin Winter Amherst 18 Nutting Avenue; C. C. ; Chemistry; Class Track (3). Marsh, Herbert Verner ........ Deerfield 4 South College; B K $; Agriculture; Assistant Business Manager 1915 Index. Masse, Sidney Merton Dorchester 14 North College; Microbiology; Class Basketball (i, 2); Manager Class Track (2); Roister Doisters (3); Dramatics (3). McKechnie, Eay Farrar Natiok 81 Pleasant Street; K T $; Entomology; Class Secretary (4) ; Junior Prom Committee. McLain, Ralph Emerson Melrose 20 South College; Q. T. V.; Landscape; Manager Tennis (3). 58 -T, ■ , .ii tii - J - ' iiJ- ' : it i;t i9ie Melicax, George Dkapy Worcester 8 South College; Q. T. V.; Entomology; Varsity Football (2, 3, 4) ; Captain Varsitv Foot- ball ( + ) ; Manager Varsity Baseball (3); Senate (4); Class Basketball (i, 2, 3)- Soph- Senior Hop (2). MoiiEK(i, Eldon Samuel Brockton A 2 •! House; A 2 $; Agriculture; Banquet Committee (i) ; Class Treasurer (3) ; Glee Club (3, 4). Montague, Ends Jones W ' eslluniiptKn 3 South College; 6 X; Agriculture; Class Rope Pull (2); Stockbridge Club. MooUE, IxOGEK HeNKY 15 North College; Pomology. Navas, Mkjuel .... 6 Phillips Street; Dairying. Parker, Edwin Kenney $ 2 K House; $ 2 K; Entomology. lieverly BarraiKiuilla. Cul.. S. A. 2 ortli;uiipton Franklin Parmenter, Ernest Brigiiam ....... North College; B K ; Poultry; Rifle Team; Rifle Club; Stockridge Club. Patterson, Uobert Eari,ey Dorchester 14 North College; Microbiology; Catholic Club; 1915 Index Board; Class Baseball. Pease, Willard Noah Morris Brooks Farm; Landscape. Pendleton, Harlow Libby Flint Laboratory; C. C. ; Dairying. Perry, Gerald Eugene ..... Prospect House; X; Chemistry; Junior Prom Committee. Ainlierst Dorchester Amherst Somerville Pike, Joseph Stevens, Jr. ....... 8 North College; 2 E; Landscape Gardening; Class Captain (i); Class Basketba (i, 3); Class Baseball (i, 2); 1915 Index Board; Landscape Art Club. Potter, George Raymond 44 Pleasant Street; C. C. ; Agriculture; Stockbridge Club. Ludlow Price, Ja:mes Albert New York City 14 South College; $ 2 K ; Landscape; Banquet Committee ( i, 2) ; College Signal (i, 2, 3); Collegian (4); Assistant Manager Football (3); Manager Varsitv Football (4); Senate (3,4)- Ehoades, Paul Whitney .Muhleii 66 Pleasant Street; Landscape; Class Treasurer (i); Manager Class Track (1); Land- scape Art Club. 59 1916 Mie Rogers, Harold Meruijian Soutliiugton, Conn. 87 Pleasant Street; 2 ? E ; Pomology; Orchestra (i, 2, 3); Class Cross Country (i); Roister Doisters; Class Track (i); Stockbridge Club; Rifle Club; Business Manager 1915 Index; Secretary Stockbridge Club ( + ) ; Secretary Roister Doisters (4). Sauchelli, Vincent 6 Maple Avenue; Chemistry. Wiiteiburv, Conn. Sears, William Kiciiard Arlington Q. T. v.; Landscape; Junior Prom Committee; Karatid; Collegian (2, 3, 4); Informal Committee. Severance, Ver.xe Lincoln ...... Mathematics Building; A X A; Entomology. Sherman, Milton Francis 10 North College; C. C. ; Landscape. Simon. Isaac Barney 38 Cottage Street; Microbiology; Burnham Eight (i). Slein, Owen Francis 13 North College; Forestry; Catholic Club; Class Secretary (i, 4 Smith, Hyde I South College; Landscape. Spicer, Eber Grant 44 Triangle Street; Poultry. Spofford, Chester Porter ..... K r $ House; K r I ; Landscape; Landscape Art Club. Taft, Eichard Crak; . . . . . X House; O X; Animal Husbandry; Stockbridge Club. Tarr, Lester Winslow B K $ House; B K $; Chemistry; Class Baseball (2). South Hanson South Lincoln Kevere Ne y Braiiitree Worcester Scluiylei-ville, N. Y. South Groveland Oxford Rockport Becket Tower, Ralph Ernest C. C. House; C. C; Chemistry; Orchestra (i, 2, 3, 4) ; Band ( i, 2, 3, 4) ; Mandolin Club (i, 2, 3, 4); Glee Club (i, 2, ' 3, 4); Class Cross Country (2, 3); Leader Orchestra (4); Leader Band (4). Tower, William Reginald Mt. Pleasant; C. C. ; Poultry; Glee Club (i, 2, 3, 4) ; Rope Pull (i). Sheffield TowNE, Edwin Chester Walthaui 7 North College; A 2 t : Animal Husbandry; Chairman Freshman Banquet Committee; Soph-Senior Hop Committee (2) ; Class President (3) ; Glee Club (i, 2, 3, 4) ; Leader Glee Club (4); Quartet (3); Fraternity Conference (3, 4); Senate (3); President of Senate (4). lyrl ; tLfc -feg l -4 -•-.. 1916 Upton, Ravjionu Melville Peabody Durfee Plant House; C. C. ; Pomology; Rifle Team; Country Life Club; Rifle Club; Class Cross Country. Vener, Benmamix I South College; C. C. ; Microbiology. I5i-oi-kton ViNAL, SttIAKT Cl ' NNINGHAJI I North College; C. C. ; Entomology. East Wevnionth Wellinton, Ben.tamin 3 North College; C. C. ; Agronomy. Waltliam White, Hoimer Beethovex ...... 3 North College; Plant Pathology; Band (2, 3); Class Hockey ( i, Melrose White, Hexrv Harrisox A ' est Peabody 4 South College; B K " l ; Karatid; Agriculture; Mandolin Club (i, 2, 3, 4) ; Class Secre- tary (2) ; Class President (3) ; Senate (4) ; Collegian Board (3, 4) ; Flint Oratorical Con- test (3) ; Chairman Junior Prom Committee (3) ; President M. A, C. C. A, (4) ; Class Football (2); Fraternity Conference (3); Burnham Eight (i). Whitmore, I ' hilip Ferry Sundei-land ® X House; X; Agriculture; Glee Club (i) ; Rifle Team (i, 2, 3) ; 1915 Index Board; Class Vice-President (2, 3); Y. M. C. A. Cabinet (4); President Stockbridge Club (4); Class President (4); Karatid; Country Life Club. Whorf, Pail Fkaxcis Caribou. Me. 13 North College; 2 E; Animal Husbandry; Class Football (2); Stockbridge Club; Class Captain (3). ' iLKixs, Alkori) Ejiersox ....... ' akefleld 2 South College; 2 O E; Floriculture; Class Treasurer (i); Dramatics (2); Sergeant- at-Arms (4) ; Floriculture Club. Willev, IIariilii ( " leland Clancby Plant House; C. C; Pomology. Orange Williams, Doxald ...... A 2 House; AS ; Pomology; Class Football (i, 2) Wrkjht, IOlvix Staxi.ey X House; X Floriculture. ( ' atasaii(|iia. Pa. " ' oreester Zehrung, Samuel Danford 81 Pleasant Street; Landscape. Uoscvillc, Ohio 62 rx r 1 V ' ' ' ' ' " s ,1 11 ) 3 f J 63 64 1916 History of the Class of 1916 The study little court-room was packed. Meu and women fought with one another for standing room at the great trial. At the appointed hour, the ' 16 good men and true filed into the jury-box. A liush fell upon the scene; and as the Judge arose, wallet in hand, the fall of a pin should have shaken the puttv from the windows. The Judge began to speak : " 1 think (laughter I it was Archie Medes who used to say, ' Every man has his price. ' Do I hear a bid for the verdict? (short pause) But I di- gress. The purpose of this trial is to investigate the charge of the Aggie Glooms, represented by Mr. 1). I ' este Gloom, that Mr. O. Joy, represent- ing the Joys of Aggie, has been guilty of neglect of duty in his dealings with the Class of 1!)1(). Let the trial jii ' oceed. " Mr. Joy took the stand, and Mr. (iloom began the ci-oss-exaniination. Q. " Were you present at the rope-pull practice and night-shirt parade in September, 1012 ? " A. " No. " (.1. " Did you attend the six-nuui rope-pull of the following month? " A. " I really can ' t say. " Q. " Were you present at the midyear examinations in January 1!)13 and 1!)14. " A. Q. 1913? " " I don ' t remember. " " Is it true that you failed to ai i)ear at the (Mass I!an(inet in May, A. " Don ' t rub it in. " Q- Did yon su]iporl the Class at the baseball game in 1!»1. ' ! aiul at the football game in the fall of that year? " A. " Emphatically no. Your Iloncu ' . 1 ask permission to addi the The Judne. " Blaze awav. " 65 i9ie Joy. " The occasions mentioned by Gloom were probably the only ones when he was with the Class and I was not. On other important occasions, I have not failed to " BE THERE. " (applause) I was with the Class at the Chapel pictui ' e in 1912, the sixty-man rope-pulls in 1912 and 1913, the football game in 1912, the cross-country runs in 1912 and 1913, the hockey match in 1912, the interclass track meet and debates, night-shirt parade, six-man rope-pull and camera tights in 1913, the bancpiet season and class baseball in 1914, the—. " The Judge. " That will do. " Xough said. The jury is dismissed. On with the snake-dance ; let Joy be unconflned. " In a Hash every man in the jury-box was on his feet, and the fighting yell of 1916 crashed through the crowded room. In the excitement. Gloom slipped away unobserved. A hurried collection was taken for the Judge; and with Joy on their shoulders the jury snake-danced out of the court-room, singing that sweet old wheeze: " It ain ' t goin ' to rain anyliow, anyhow. It ain ' t goin ' to rain Anvliow. " 66 " ' " " - ■••■i- ' 4 , 1916 Class Roll " .4 foot more light, a step more true Ne ' er from the counter dashed tlie steiv. " Roister Doisters; Varsity Tracli (2); Animal Husbandry; A X A- Minis is a little place and its High School is smaller still, yet here is a specimen that proves its sterling worth. The center of things intellectual, tlie Hub should be given some credit for this member of the species as he ori- ginated there in January, 1895. In Sophomore year he unearthed latent track ability that nearly took our breath away. But this is not all; he used his pen so handily that he earned a place as an artist. " Aik ' s " latest adventure was as a baggage smasher. He took the coin alriglit, but failed to smash the trunks. i9ie H ' S- l2 k ' j- " On his front ii:as icritten Ambition. " Class Vice-President (i); Assistant Manager Hockey (3); Informal Committee; Manager Musical Clubs (3) ; $ 2 K- Yes, " Andy " is ambitious, but it is not the ambition that Anthony attributed to Caesar, it is not a grievous fault, and " Andy " is an " honor- able man. " Since the 24th of November, 1894, he has acquired many accomplishments, both in and out of Somerville. He can tickle the ivories, write class songs, dance — yes even on a carpet, but of course it must be a rag carpet. He expects to major in economics. If this is so we hope that he will profit by past experience, and not take it upon himself to torture posterity by compiling reference books on such dry sub- jects as " The Economic Factors in the Produc- tion of Extra Dry Champagne. " shed 2) " you hii-ve tears to shed, prepai them uoi.i " Varsity Track (i) ; Class Tracl Pomology. " Andy " is one of the most dignified men of the class. He has been with us ever since those far off " freshie " days and during the manv years of toil and struggle, his dignity has often been deeply and terribly shocked. He has worlds of friends and we predict a bright fu- ture for him. He was born at Manchester by the Sea and has lived in Manchester ever since. ' hether or not he is to return to the old home fire-side and there take up the job of r apples, peaches and plums on the cold rock- bound shores of his native village lie has not told us. " A small man, hut bright ivitkal. " Class Track (i, 2); 1916 Index Board; 2 -t E. This product of Hubbardston ' s rugged hills, first noticed their ancient grandeur on January 23, 1890, but since that time, has seen fit to re- move himself to Marshfield, Mass. Early in life he was a very observing child, and while very young, discovered that a butterfly was dif- ferent from a bee, not only in looks but in ac- tions. This was the beginning of " Barnesy ' s " entomological career. He hiked to Mt. Hermon, assimilated enough knowledge to enter M. A. C. During the summer he keeps the seaweed from becoming too troublesome on the little old farm. Without a doubt. .- " And may there be no foaming at the bar IVhen I go out to spree. " Plymouth. Pomology; Prohibition Club; B K $• " Fred " is a bear at this natural history stuff. Clams are his especial hobby, and his native heath offers exceptional opportunities to study them in their cozy homes. He claims that the clam is a near relative of the ant on account of its similar abode, and he always refers to them as the NaCIH20 Armoured Mud Ant, Barnes. He claims also that a clam can hit a person in the eye with all the invidious accu- racy of a grapefruit. When the migration is at its height you cannot see the sun for days at a time in cloudy weather, " Barnesy " says. His favorite book is the Amherst to Plymouth time- table. Fred was born where the cordage works now stands on March 26, 1894. Teetotally yours, JyU d- el- U -Jj) UyvyJ ■ " An honest man, close buttoned to the chin. Broadcloth ivithout, and a luarm heart luithin. " Assistant Manager Tennis (2) ; A 2 $• " Herb " is a product of Newark, Delaware, and boasts of having the same birthday as Abraham Lincoln, as February 12 saw his ad- vent into this world. The date of his removal to Doylestown, Pa., is not recorded. But at the time of his birth it was recorded in the old family Bible, " a very bright child, very hand- some, and hath a charming complexion. " After breezing through Doylestown High, " Herb " did up Worcester Academy. Entering M. A. C. " Herb " heeded the sirens of 16. and is now among that favored band (not the cadet band). His creamy complexion caused him to major in dairying; summers he spends as an aide de camp in a Nantasket hotel. Yours for haberdasherv, fCuiM U MifXl .If -. ' j Lu ' . 1915 " ivanl to he an ancjel and never do a thing, But play upon a golden harp and sing and sing. " Glee Club (i, 2) ; Class Sing Leader (i, 2) ; Quartett (2) ; Choir (2) ; 2 E- " Nubs " who is one of the real Carusos of the class, was blasted out of the marble of Mon- pelier, Vt., on May 11, 1894, later he moved to Framingham, Mass. " Nubs " led the class at both of its yearly attempts at singing and the fact that he is not yet in the asylum is one fine argument for his sanity. " Nubs " and " Ty " roomed one night at the " Bird ' s, " but the sopho- mores went on a spree, and they beat it to the farmhouse. We venture to assert that the ani- mals on " Nubs ' " farm will acquire a taste for good music in the days that are to come. Grandioso, pianissimo. " Bloic, bugle, hloic, set the wild echoes flying. " Agriculture. Lynn. One of the traditions of the chem. lab. had its origin in the rumor that when this man paid his lab. fees he was laboring under the illusion that he was down at Eddie ' s buying a meal ticket. Be that as it may, " Cap " certainly can imitate the agonized whoops of prehistoric monsters to perfection. What the Bloke would do if Boyer should decide to leave college and take up bugling as a profession is a question which everv lo al Aggie man should ask him- self. " Cap ' s " favorite breakfast food is Bull Durham. " Please go ' luay and let me sleep. " 5 E. " Bill " doesn ' t come from South America even if his name does point that way. He ripened off with the rest of the cucumbers of Leominster, Mass., on October 2, 1893. After a few years he proceeded to run Leominster High School for four years, then he came to " Aggie. " " Gilbert Hall " claimed him first, where the nearness to the dog cart always proved a menace to early rising. While he doesn ' t pose as a fusser, " Bill " boasts of being a member of the postage stamp club, and runs back home at every opportunity. He is majoring in agronomy, and devotes his summer months to joshing the stenogs in one of Leominster ' s offices. Drowsilv vours, 69 19ie " Cliilde Harold luitli the curly locks of broiun. " Buckland. And it came to pass that on August 3, 1894, just as the clock on the Buckland Grange struck thirteen, a child appeared who was christened Harold. Aging with the passing years, and growing handsomer all the time, he at last bought a pair of store shoes and came to Am- herst to try and shake off the lethargy that had settled down upon his palsied brain. He has succeeded very well, and makes a good Sixteen man in spite of his previous associations. " Chick " stayed out a year to get things into line down at the cow parlor, and he comes to us chastened by the experience. " His only crime — that most respleiidant hair. " Ladies and gentlemen: If while seated at the table quietly enjoying one of your daily meals, you should ever be interrupted by a gruflf and grumbling voice growling in your ear, " it ' s a wonder you wouldn ' t leave a little for the dog, " or some equal bit of premature sarcasm, you would know at once that it was " Bone. " Ever since February 20, 1894, the world has been re- tarded by the growing flagrancy of this un- definable human clement, and the city of Lowell has suffered most. Just how the tone of con- versation runs when engaged in jocose battle with women we do not know, but we are going to make a prophecy, her name will be " Ann Ghorra Gctta. " Poultry offers a means of easy picking for " Bone, " Witheringly yours, " .I primrose hy tJie river ' s brim, J yello-ic primrose was to him, And it ivas nothing more. " Boston. Floriculture; M. A. C. C. A.; Class Track (i, 2) ; Class Cross Country (2). " Card " put on his mortal coil in Sumter, S. C, August 20, 1892. During his brief stay in the South he made exhaustive studies of the enemies of cotton and developed a method of inoculating the boll weavil with sleeping sick- ness, thereby rendering the insect harmless, while the vibration of its snores caused the staple to shake to the ground, thus saving pick- ing costs. Here at college he is in the seventh heaven whenever he is towing a wren about at a local crawl. Swartzie and he used to dance all the evening at the West Experiment, and in the morning pass in a slip for " sweeping 3 hours. " Ii9ie " She ivas a liinsomf itvv thintj, She ivas a hafiJsome ii-ee thhuj, She li as a honny ivee tiling, This sweet luee co-cd of ours. " Floriculture. August 2, 1893. Holden, Mass. Esther transferee! to us at the end of Fresh- man year from Ohio Wesleyean. Her most pleasing habit is that of wearing a new dress each day. Just how long the wardrobe will hold out is ever a matter of speculation. Im- mediately on her transfer she acquired the " sixteen spirit " and has been a staunch sup- porter of the Class, well we remember the night that the coeds stalked their Freshman companion all over town. She should sign her name, O XXu l, njJLjLy CrVu :v, 2.-e- " would tliat my tongue could utter The tlioughts that arise in me. " Varsity Hockey (i, 2); Varsity Track (i); Varsity Cross Country (2); Class Hockey (i, 2) ; Captain Class Hockey (2) ; Class Track (i, 2); Captain Class Track (i, 2); Class Baseball (i, 2); Class Football (2); Secretary Prohibition Club; M. A. C. C. A. ; $ 2 K- " Chis " had his first experience in the athletic line June 29, 1894, when he astonished the natives of Somerville by running across the room and drop kicking the puck across the plate for a perfect outdrop. He later moved to Melrose High School in order that he might attend Melrose High School along with various other celebrities. Finally Chis landed at M. A. C. and after looking over the green- houses he announced that they suited his fancy so he removed his old straw hat and went after the books. Summers " Chis ' is engaged in a variety of useful and ornamental work, largely of the former or the latter variety. " Just an ordinary easy-going cuss, But like the ordinary run of men, No better or no ivuss. " " Luckey " appeared in Chicopee in the sum- mer of 1893, but later an enterprising man at- tempted to convert the morals of the town into cold cash by publishing the Chicopee News. This aroused " Luckey ' s " anger so he left. North- field among the quiet hills and near the Semi- nary girls for which the town is known was his next habitate. Here he grew and flourished wliile he developed his easy smile. What helps him most is the habit of waiting for opportuni- ties a[id of having a patient but restless mind. 1916 " Studious of ease and fond of humble tilings. " Commons club; Rural Social Science. " Every man is as heaven made him and some times a great deal worse. " " Sax " never deterioated but bears a " Made in Springfield " mark that is dated January 24, 1893. He bustled into Amherst in 1911 as a finished product of the Springfield Technical High School, but in the winter of 1913 he precipitately left our presence in order to escape the scarlet fever bug and to enter 1916. This excellent young man is characterized by his strong distinctive personality, by his capacity for sustained atten- tion, and by his ability for deep research. He cares little for the worlds superfical distinc- tions, its futile pleasures and functions, so he says, but he lies. He is an exhaustive scholar and a deep thinker so he says. He needs to be. Sociologically, ii s ' -Txy a£?. " My days among the dead are passed. " 1914 Class Track; Cross-Country ; Index Board; B K $• 1916 doesn ' t know a great deal about this man, except that he was born October 16, 1890, in Fredonia, N. Y.; now lives in Fayetville, N. Y.; majors in pomology, and for the past year has mysteriously absented himself from college. 1914 cautioned him about being caught out late alone on East Side. ' Nuff said. • GhC " Watchful If ' aiting Wins. " Mendon. Agriculture; A X A- Sumner doesn ' t say much, but just looks on while others heave the bull. And he gets away with all but Duncan ' s stuff. In solid " Sum " used to sit and scratch his head, and after class brush the ivory dust off his shoulders in clouds. He invented the Coleman Rotat- ing Arm Motion which is so widely used in basketball by the frosh. Doc. Bowen thinks that as a handy man about the house Sumner fills the prescription very well. A salvo of twenty-one guns rumbled from the forts around Mendon on September i, 1894, and the good people of the town gave a toast to the newly- born infant progeny over glasses of switchel. " Sum " went to Mendon High and tedders hay summers. Quietly yours. y - ,CytiU r (X n . 1916 " knew by the smile that so gracefully curled, " That Bill was still living upon tliis green world. " Class Track (i, 2); Class Cross Country (i, 2); Varsity Cross Country (i, 2); Captain Varsity Cross Country (2) ; Varsity Track (i) ; Class Vice-President (2) ; Prom Committee (3);. 2 E. " Bill " was first seen running through Wilton, Conn., on December 13, 1891, and he ' s been run- ning more or less ever since. We used to wonder why Bill didn ' t run after the girls, but now the secret is out. A certificate in the " Fuss by mail " school explains it, and also helps to explain why the delivery in Amherst is so slow. " Bill " says that he should worry as he can write six letters for the price of a trip to " Hamp. " " Bill ' s " chest and smile are famous wherever English is spoken. " Bill " picked plant pathology because as he said the natives would think that he was a wonder not knowing what p. p. was. Summers are devoted by our hero to farming, fussing, peddling Ice and tree trimming. e Aa J " What ' s tlie use of working While father ' s well and strong? " Cush ' North Adams Agriculture; Catholic Club; K F $• Made his initial observation of the diurna renitency on September 5, 1892. Plays a good game of basketball, carries a book bag, wears his hair close to his head, likes to fish oc- casionally, sports a cigar frequently, and is a pretty good sort of a lad on the whole. There, ' atson, is a description of our man in a nut- shell. Be a little more explicit, Holmes, I pro- tested, vou reach vour conclusions by a route too steep for the ordinary mind. I can understand the nut part of your hypothesis, but what about the shell? Holmes reached for his violin and took from out its blackened bowl the hypoder- mic needle. Solid ivory, my dear W atson, solid it-i--«-£ " Come sleep, sleep the certain knot of peace, " The baiting place of wit, the balm of woe. " Varsitv Football (i, 2, 3) ; K T • This is the Duke of Marlboro, famous as a tackle and justly noted as a singer of Irish folk songs. Duke, although claiming to have been " born about four thousand years ago " puts down his birthday as June 2, 1894, ' ' he place as Marlboro, Mass. Duke ' s favorite occupation in class and out is sleeping and he has caused many a prof, to have heart failure with his perfectly correct answers. Duke is majoring in Agriculture and devotes his sum- mers to falling on the ha ' stacks. tf.a 7i i9ie jLaU M V f " j4ll hell broke loose. " Class Track (i); Orchestra (i, 2, 3); Band (i, 2, 3) ; Class Baseball (i) ; 2 J E. Harry Lauder, Montgomery, Stone, or any other of the comedians have nothing on this one. Laugh, why all that he has to do is to sit still in the class room and the whole class pulls the ha! ha! Down in Somerville they started to call him " Manny " on May 23, 1893, but when he got through the English high school there and came to M. A. C. they changed it to " Nutsy. " " Nutsy " can sure handle a drum. He can not only make it talk, walk, lie down, play dead, and jump through a hoop, but he can also make it feed out of his hand, call him papa, and do the maxixe. " Cush " majors in Physics and Pomology and during the summer he is employed by the State Gas Commission in an official capacity. (Bum guess he doesn ' t make the gas, but he is engaged in inspecting the meters.) " The flavor lasts. " Foxcroft, Me. Agriculture; Six-man Pull (i, 2); Class Baseball (2); Class Football (2); Class Presi- dent (2); K 2. His fondest dream is to one day own a dog cart for ladies. An attendant will always be at hand to sooth dogs that are too hot, and to explain to timid patrons that the upholstering in the shiny little capsules contains no canine ele- ment, it being merely ham hamberg with tights on. " Dan " is a hard worker, and his only vice is the toothpick and gum habit. Born September i, 1893, in La Grange, Maine. Prepared at Foxcroft Academy. " Why should the devil have all the good times? " Varsitv Football (2, 3); Class Football (i) ; Class Baseball (i, 2); Class Basketball (i, 2); Manager of Class Basketball (2); Q. T. V. Caw-caw! Caw! Caw! What ' s that. A crow ? Yes, a redheaded crow, a redheaded crow from Mendon, a redheaded crow from Mendon High School. He has received many appellations among them being " Red, " " Cue- ball, " and " Cud. " He was given the first handle in September, 1893, soon after his debut into the world of affairs at Mendon. Nothinf has ever been known to stop " Red, " not even a stone wall. " Red " confessed all this to the board so that he hereto sets his hand and seal. 74 " Thuu art small but sirh ' e still to he a man. " A X A. In Mendon in September, 1892, Davis first made his place in the harmony of things and the fauna of the town. The impetus thus received still follows him, else why should he live apart from man and work so diligently at Gaskill ' s. This is the reason why he is so little seen around the Campus. Agriculture early claimed attention of " Dave, " so that, he naturally gravitated toward the center of agriculture in the old Bay State, M. A. C. Here he learned that quality not quantity counted. " Now, " quoth Dave, " I can go back to Hopedale in gladness of heart. " Judtjc him not by his iietioiis. " " Dick " or " Susie " , as he is frequently called, first began to race around the town of Amherst on October 12, 1893. Before long he toddled out to North Amherst, and began to grow. In the fall of 1912 he appeared on the campus with a pencil over his ear, and a bewildered look on his countenance. He occasionally says things in class meetings, and is some smart boy in the class room. He is one of North Amherst ' s fore- most citizens, and when his landscape poten- tialities are fully developed, that town will be some beauty spot. He sometimes signs himself, " J very studious gentleman. " Class Football (2); Class President (3); Six Man Rope Pull Team (2); Senate (3); Glee Club (2, 3); Mandolin Club {3); Frater- nity Conference (3); I) 2 K- " W ' allie " came to us in body during the sophomore year, although he was with us in spirit even as special during our infant days. " Wallie " was born in the town of Jefferson, Ohio, March 3, 1890, moved to Geneva, O., and attended the high school there. Landinq; at M. A. C, he became an adopted member of the West Somerville gang, hanging out along with " Nutsy. " " Wallie " is very solicitious of the freshmen and always strives to get them going in the right path, and we hunch that he succeeds very well. A leader in class affairs, and a friend of all, he is one of the big men of 1916. Pomology is the major and shade tree doctor- ing is the summer work of our hero and he says that he is going to South America, when he graduates. Give um a big smish, 1916 " Along the cool sequestered vale of life He kept the even tenor of his luay. " North Abington. Pomology; Stockbridge Club; M. A. C. C. A.; C. C. He was born in the shadow of the Ever Ready shoe factory, in time for breakfast, on August 5, 1894. Summers he lets off surplus energy by welting shoes. He is working on a plan for saving time by utilizing the tongue of the shoe for moistening the vamps. It seems that he has already soled his patent and has become quite welt to do; at least he always is well heeled. He is now thinking upper scheme for leaving the ends of laces plain, thus abolishing the tipping evil. " Ray " asserts that the first place a shoe goes is its last. " For tliy sake, tobacco, I ' d do anything hut die. " " Esty " gets more fun out of his pipe than most fellows do out of a girl. He ' s always got the " makins " and he is never leary about handing them out to the gang. " Esty " first disturbed the quiet of Old Orchard, Maine, on September 17, 1893, and from thence went to Lancaster where he puffed his way through the High School. He is one of the Gilbert Hall gang and it was there that he learned the handiness of the dog cart. " Esty " made a name for himself b ' doing eighteen weeks Aggie Industry during the Easter vacation. For this he was awarded a leather volume entitled " Foresight as an economic factor in co-operation. " Yours for a " jimmy pipe, " " The careful bee amidst his ivork I vieiv Note from the flowers extract the fragrant dew. " Varsity Hockey (i, 2); Class Hockey (i, 2); Varsitv Baseball (2); Class Baseball ' i, 2) ; Class President (i) ; K 2- " Charlie " is another of our bug men. He has some drag with the faculty, but he never has to use the same as he is a good scholar as well as a good athlete. " Charlie " began to study entomology at State College, Penn., on June 8, 1894, continuing his studies after he moved to Amherst. " Charlie " started in Zoology and as Les was good in Physics and Ag ' o ' y, they had it pretty soft. During the summer, " Charlie " in- spects nurseries (not the day kind). " Ent, " as has been hinted, is his guiding star. Entomologicallv yours, " Must I work, Oil, what a waste of time. " Class Treasurer (2); Collegian Board (2); Business Manager 1916 Index; K 2 ' On November 4, 1894, a little piece of pink ribbon was hung on the door knob of a certain house in Maiden; the people assembled in the town square to listen to the town crier proclaim the nativity of Mr. Fielding. Of course the hero was called upon for a speech, and Lester, being a very precocius child responded with a silvery wail that still lingers in the ears of those who have not paid their Index taxes. L. E. expects to make a chemist out of himself, and a rare compound it will be L+EeFiio, belonging to the first group of heavy metals; insoluble in water; easily volatilized; slightly caustic; S. G. not yet determined. Chemically pure. " 1 will lake some savage women, Ske shall rear my dusky race. " Class Football (i) ; Class Hockey (2) ; © X- Some men are born wild, and some are born wild, or in other words some are savages and others are not tame. " Bud " is not a savage, neither is he tame. But he is not entirely to blame, for Millis was a wilderness on July 16, 1893, and after casting off the personage of Mr. Fisher on the town of Millbury, which used to be quiet, for which is now a roaring bedlam, felt relieved. At M. A. C. " Bud " instilled into the " hash house crew " that spirit of modified rough-house, which causes men to wear armor plate to protect themselves from ricocheting biscuits and dish rags. Rah rah. z m . " For he ' s a jolly good fellow. " Microbiologv; M. A. C. C. A.; Stockbridge Club; Six-Man Rope Pull (2 ; C. C. Swedesboro, N. J. Along about the first of March, Harry teases us with the news that the sweet potato (which, he explains, is a tuber or specialized root and not a specialized stem) is nosing its way up through the warm red soil of the pine barrens. The Anopheles ponderosa grows to such di- mensions there, he tells us, that a man caught with one on his person can be jailed for carry- ing concealed weapons. On the rope pull team he nearly pulled the red strand out of the rope. Born August 9, 1893. Write our name for the ladies, Harry. Thank you, that ' s fine. cp . S- A - z z z 77 1916 ' And his knees tottered and lie smote Ins hands, As lie gurgled, ' Yes by god. ' " Junior Prom Committee; Fraternity Confer- ence (3) ; B K I - The archives of the town of Acushnet have one birth recorded in bright red ink, namely that of this House of Kuppenheimer model. The record was made on August 22, 1895, and ever since that time the tax collectors yearly look back over the books to see how long it will be before they can soak him for a poll tax. It is during one of his energetic periods of pulling toward him on his pipe that he usually utters his famous ejaculation, " Yes by god. " Acushnet never saw an apple tree, so " Ben " is going to show the natives all about the seamy side of apple raising. He signs his correspondence, " A smite for all, a welcome glad, A jovial coaxing nvay he had. " Class Football (2); Collegian (2, 3); Col- lege Senate (3) ; Catholic Club; A 2 E - " Joe " no, not Joseph, is famed far and wide as the youngest member of the illustrious class of 1916. His smile first lighted up the dreary- maze of Boston on the 19th of January, 1896. Later Joe moved to Dorchester doing Colored Regiment the High School of Commerce on the wav. 1917 tried to keep Joe from the football game, but cursesonyoujackdalton they were foiled. Peter and Joe hold the lightweight funmaking championship of 1916 or any other class. The dear old farm is to claim Joe so that he ?najors in Agriculture. y .y(riy(f ' 2 L . " I ' d rather ha-ve friends than a wife. " A X A. In the fall of 1912 " Ted " freed himself from the everlasting eternal sand of the South Shore. He appeared in our midst smiling serenely as the summer sun-kissed Cape Cod Bay in an off shore breeze. He made things ship shape and prepared to stay among us. His early ambition was to raise clams on the far famed Duxbury clam fiats, so during his career in the Duxbury High School he made arrangements to acquire a section of that same well known home of the Mollusea. On personal investigation into the matter, he decided that for a person of his easy going genial qualities clam culture was too arduously accelerating. So Ted writes that, know all men by these presents that I, to the best of my knowledge, will be a farmer of apples. 78 MiH 1916 " Any rags ' ? " Haverhill. Landscape; Glee Club {2, 3); Index Board; Hop Committee; Class Historian (2) ; AX A. On Aug. 14, 1894, " Goody " was found crying on a doorstep in the counterfeit quarter of Haverhill. The burden of his will was that he wanted a piano, and he has retained his in- terest in that noted instrument ever since. Under favorable conditions " Clint " can beat a keyboard longer and tear a rag into finer shreds than any man who ever heaved a hymn- book. He is a member of the onery fraternity Phi Epson Saltz, and will, in the end, occupy a niche in the Hall of Flame. CLji V- " Aye, it ' s a right little island, A right little, tight little island. " Class Track (i, 2); Varsity Track (i, 2); Press Club; K 2- The little old island is Brooklyn. " Burt " was born there on July 10, 1891, and strolled through Boys High School, picked up " Whit " and set sail for Aggie. But can reel off such a speech extolling the merits of his celebrated near Mocha coffee that the Postum people are thinking of going out of business and that Lipton fears that his fortune is at stake. " Burt " can also pole vault in a manner most extraordi- nary. He says that the best thing about pole vaulting is the way that the girls scream when one is at the top of the flight. The greenhouses claim " Burt " and the fellows are raising h — . " Goshl What a voice. " Worcester. Pomology; Class Debating (i ); Varsity De- bating (i, 2); Public Speaking Council (2, 3); Band (2, 3); Fraternity Conference (3); Class President (i); Index Board; X- When " Charlie " was a mere child his flow of bon mots per hour was so tremendous that his parents were sure that among them there must be some -which, when placed in the proper order, would mean something. They decided that his qualifications made him eligible for responsible political positions in the years to come, so they bought him a set of the Congres- sional Records. While other children were busy at their play, young Gould would sit for hours by the light of a Bunsen burner with a volume of the Record in his lap, fast asleep. He was born in Webster October 8, 1893. 79 toUH " An innocent mind, hut far astray. " B K $• Sunderland raises splendid onions and tobac- co, but its most novel crop is a real " sun of a gun. " Born October i, 1892, Carlton cautiously but steadily gleaned all the kernels of knowledge from the Sunderland institutions of learning, and then tackled Mt. Hermon. Smothering an almost overoowering desire to become a politician, he decided to come to Aggie and delve in the mysteries of the bovine industry. Much latent ability has manifested itself since his advent among us; sustained silence; the capacity to enjoy " Doc " Peters ' chem course, and the ability to smile and still be a villian. He majors in animal husbandry. Occasionally he misses the target and then his name looks like. " For fools rush in where angels fear to tread. " To the College Store. Class Captain (i); Captain Class Football (i) ; Stockbridge Club. " Nap " began to put the filthy lucre in his little bank on May 28, 1891, and c on- tinued to do so while he was going through the Somerville Latin School. Landing at the college store, he proved that he had a Rockerfeller head and the old place began to resound with the ring of the cash register until the tenants on the upper floors set up a howl. Then they muffled the thing. " Nao " takes fre- quent trips to Brooklyn, we wonder why. Nap majors in dairying and puts in his summers in making the milk route pay well. Is that all today? " Jf ' hat knoiust thou of flowers, except To garnish meat with them? " Captain Class Basketball (i, 2); Class Cap- tain (2); Class President (2); Senate (3); K 2- Saxonville ' s sturdy stock never produced a likelier scion than Stanley Willie. August 3, 1891, was his natal day. A peculiar aversion for tobacco smoke and noise led him to choose Brook ' s Farm for a habitat. An avowed woman hater, he vainly tries to gratify his affectionate and romantic disposition by casting adoring glances from the gallery of the dance hall upon the fair ones as they whirl by. College passed, he plans to build glass houses and raise the windows in them. Yours for a smile. ' Sl jol v 3UUj -;rl, LjL aLl=Sj= i s ' Ws ' " Built, not stuffed. " Stockbridge Club; Y. M. C. A. ; B K $■ " Bill " is a product of the valley, as he was born in Deerfield on the Twentieth of January, 1894. The temples of learning in which he applied himself were Deerfield Academy and Dickinson High School. If it wasn ' t for " Bill ' s " attempts to emulate the Seven Sutherland sis- ters he would really be rather good looking, but that hair mattress that he wears on the top of his conk queers him for the Appollo class. Nevertheless Bill will make a good farmer, for he is to major in General Agriculture. During the summer Bill grows Havana tobacco " with the tang of the Cuban summer " to quote his prospectus, on the good old Deerfield farm. " On his lips persuasion hung. " Westminster. Chemistrv; Varsity Debating (2); Class De- bating (1); Collegian (2, 3); Index Board; Class Treasurer (2); Burnham Eight (i); 2 E. The eleventh of November, 1895. Yes, that was when he started, and he is still going some. He took his P. G. at Fitchburg High and when he came to the Massachusetts Know- lege Works there were a lot of facts stuck up there in the oatmeal. He draws upon this sup- ply of facts cautiously from time to time, and even now cracks a book only occasionally to see how far the fellows have progressed. Last summer he worked hard trying to keep the B. and M. in repai r and rose to the position of waterboy, which position he held with high honor for several weeks. " Take hack the heart ordered liver. " " Reg " rattled down from Montague City in the fall of 1912 to enter Aggie with 1916. Pre- vious to that time he had enjoyed a varied and rather easy sort of a life. Post Mills, Vt., opened her sleepy eyes on the morning of Apri 23, 1894, shook the maple syrup from them and gazed on the miniature of that which you now see. " Reg " was a student at Deerfield Academy before we knew him. When he breezed into M. A. C. he gave the place the once over and yipped over the following, " A woodsman I was meant to be, " I ' ll majorize in forestry. " Which he did. " Reg " is some fusser, believe us, but he steers clear of the college girls and picks out others. Summers our hero makes fishing rods up the river. • .O ' iSLixii HciaT, 1916 ieliold the child of nature ' s law Pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw. " Rifle Club; Roister Doisters ; Agriculture; A X A- Like a good thorough going orthodox 1916 man, " Sid " got on the wagon in Freshman Year, some nineteen years after the stork hesi- tated over the Haskell domicile and the doctor hastened to the door on May 17, 1893. Worces- ter first claimed the honor of his company, but later he followed the back to the land move- ment and took his family to Northboro. This same desire for the rural life led him to come to Aggie. He is characterized by his drawing, entranc- ing, alluring soul-shining eyes, his diminutive size, his beautifully curved legs, and on a cer- tain occasion by an overpowering odor acquired over night in lodgings at the expense of the Freshmen. " Red as a beacon liglit on a jar off hill. " Roister Doisters (i, 2); Cast (2); Assistant Advertising Manager 1916 Index; Class Secre- tary (2) ; 2 $ E- When you see a suit that has got London written all over it, a head of hair that would make Clarice Montmorency late of the Folies Bergere throw up her hands and exclaim " Foiled, " a smile that lights up to match the hair, that ' s " Rusty. " " Rusty ' is a product of Somerset, Mass., wherever that is. He was first a product on the fourteenth of December, 1893. He attended Alphabet, also known as B. M. C. Durfee High School. " Rusty " says that he took Floriculture so that he could get a reduc- tion on flowers for his trips. " A stoic of the woods, a man without a tear. " This progeny of the Berkshires seeped down through the underbrush of Williamsburg in the fall freshets of 1912, and his spiky locks have never resumed their horizontal position since. He has a wonderful brain, and like all master minds his methods baffle us. Born in said Williamsburg, March 9, 1896, he readily ab- sorbed all available knowledge there and re- peated the process at Northampton High before being caught by the deluge that brought him to M. A. C. His untamed spirit pines for the freedom of the Williamsburg hills, and he plans to return and startle the natives with his agricultural achievements, the acme of which is an oat that ripens as predigested oatmeal. 82 1915 " Somebody blundered " C. C. Hendn ' s pr ing curiosit} began to develop in Roxbury, December 26, 1894. Kid Hendry soon saw fit to investigate another town, and now, during seasons when he is at home, wears out shoe leather on the side walks of Milton. Occasionally he is known to ask a reasonable question. He made one brilliant sally the day he told " Billy, " who questioned him as to the first thing he did in a certain example, that the first thing he did was to make a mistake. Pomology is the host for this codling moth, one of whose famous characteristics is to crawl about in the larva stage, leaving tracks like these, " Ah! Iiappy years! once more, iv io would not be a boy? " Glee Club (2) ; 1916 Index Board; Rope Pull (2). On February 9, 1886, another Puritan con- science came into the world; it was given the name of Hicks, A. James. He soon moved into the sanctified atmosphere of Northfield, and many years ago graduated from Mt. Hermon. " Jim ' s " hobby is General Agriculture, and he ought to make good for he can plow through anything. We almost believe he could prune a hat tree, and in spite of the fact that logic says that you cannot take a larger number from a smaller, we know that he can take three quarts of milk from one cov ' . Generally speaking, I am, " All nature swears, the lovely dear Her noblest work she classes Oh! Her ' prentice han ' she tried on man. And then she laid the lasses Oh! " Index Board; Agricultural Education. To catalog the good work of Mae would tax a book, therefore all we will attempt to do is to mention a few that have occured since she has identified herself with the class of ' 16, omitting all those that occured in Royal- ston between February, 1894, and September, 1913. First, loyal words of good cheer at our freshman banquet; next a class hymn that was worthy of note. Last we will mention her work as an artist on the Index Board. Agri- cultural education is her major, and teaching is to be her profession — unless, well we won ' t tell. Why? Because we don ' t know. 83 1916 Miec " music be the food of lo-ve, play on. " Bridgewater. Chemistry; Band (i, 2, 3); Orchestra (i, 2, 3) ; Rifle Club; C. C. When this brigand was finally graduated from the Bilgewater High, the faculty heaved a sigh of relief and opened all the windows in a futile effort to free the building of cigarette smoke. Back in 1912 the old town went no license and shortly afterwards went no Hunt. He slunk timidly through Amherst, walking in the middle of the street, and, exhausted and frightened, hid in the game room for several days. It was during the strain of these first few tense hours that he acquired his liking for the game of pool. " Rege " is a wolf in the chem. lab. Born Anno Domini 1894, o " October the eighth. " There ive see a cavalier Of dashing mien and countenance gay A icell tried hero, sans all fear. The girls all love him, so they say. ' Manager Six-Man Rope Pull (i); Rifle Club (i) ; Collegian Board (i, 2, 3) ; Manager Class Hockey (2) ; Assistant Manager Varsity Hockey (3); K S. Late of Poquonock, Conn. We won ' t vouch for the location of the place, but as " Charlie " went to Windsor High School we guess that Quonk is near there. Windsor? Aw, near Quonk. Charlie was born there December 12, 1893. During his years in college, " Charlie " has given everyone a race for honors in activity, fussing and beauty. The tape is still unbroken, but Charles is closely bunched with several others. The leading man of this little skit avers that he will major in Pomology. " Not lean cnougli to he a good student. " Rope Pull (i, 2); Q. T. V. " Romey " was blown out of the Hoosac tunnel with a lot more smoke from a passing freight which landed him in North Adams on Febru- ary 26, 1893. He expects to be a pomologist. From high private to second lieu- tenant is his record, and if he can do that there is hope for others. A pufl of smoke landed him in Stockbridge, where he has been thriving for some time. Whenever you hear his husky little voice gurgling out its chips of wit and wisdom, its bits of seasoned philosophy (?), it makes one wonder what Walt Mason would sound like on a phonograph. At the sine of an angle, good night, 84 1916 " A mother ' s joy A father ' s pride. " Chemistry. Linus is a quiet lad, and besides showing latent force by his ability to mind his own affairs, is recovering in line shape from the double shock which scarlet fever and the democratic machine over in South gave to his schedule. His motto is " See America first and then came to Milford for the big show. " Prob- ably the S. P. U. G. had not been formed in 1893, for Linus was a Christmas present to his parents. It was in Quincy. " Jonesy " holds his head high nowadays, for he is old enough to sell his vote to pay his poll tax. Politically as well as vocationally he is a reactionary. ! - iAyyUU " His hair so bristles with unmanly fears As fields of corn that rises in bearded ears. " Varsity Football (2, 3) ; $ 2 K- Twenty-two years ago on September 27, 1892, no one in Topsfield knew that on that day a first squad football man had appeared in their community. They only imperfectly realized when " Perley " went to Salem High. Today they see that the years have developed a man sure of foot, quick of eye, and keen in judg- ment, who strives unceasingly to uphold the honor of the team that old Aggie sends out. This course in football is merely a preparation for his course in General Agriculture and later life on the farm. He wishes to learn the most dependable way of receiving a loving tap from some ungentle member of his bovine stock, as she side wheels with her off foot and the tin pail beats a merry tattoo against the wall. He surely will be toughened for the fray and we have no fears for his success. (P je Ulc , Q iy-t. " He stands a monster, unsubdueable, Or rides abroad redressing tvomen ' s wrongs. " On December 7, 1892, Mr. Kelly of Haverill, upon returning from a long trip, saw the doctor just leaving his residence. Hurrying in he heard wonderous slang. Tracing these sounds to their source, he gazed into the wild blue eyes of his first born son. Cognizant of his own gastronomical prosperity, " Kel " pre- dicts that the demand for edibles will soon ex- ceed the supply, and has shown a large per- centage of insoluble bone meal in electing agronomy. 85 19ie " A second Eden on earth ive ' ll see When " Jejf " arranges shrub and tree, He ' ll raise tobacco on the lawn And roll cherroots till the great day dawn. " Index Board; K 2- " Jeff " the boy artist. He appeared in Mel- rose, November 8, 1892. A flaxen haired child with a lusty pair of lungs, he was welcomed as a successor to his father, a preacher. We fear that these fond hopes are doomed to dis- appointment. " Jeff " is the last member of the Brook ' s Farm trio. Unparalled fame is his as the instigator of the " Noahs Ark " harrangue. He plans to major in landscape. " Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown. " Class Baseball (i, 2) ; Varsity Baseball (I, 2). New Britain, little knew that an embryonic celebrity, arrived in its midst upon January 24, 1894, but so genius has arrived unheralded since the dawn of history. A hopeless baseball fiend at seven years, " Eddie " defied his parents and wore a baseball uniform for pajamas. Since then he has moved to Dorchester, where he developed the commendable home-run habit. He plans to devote his spare moments to fruit growing, and incidentally gleans a bit of pomology. " His angle rod made of sturdy oak, His line a cable that stones ne ' er broke. " C. C. Given a rod or a gun and the whole territory of the towns of Belchertown and Shutesbury to roam over, " Nap " is content. It was he who brought down the first deer captured by a stu- dent of M. A. C. during his freshman year and he has kept up the record of the college well. He started to stalk the elusive game in the town of Waltham on the date of March 28, 1894. Later he moved to the I. W. W. city and " Nap " also joined the I Won ' t Work club, and he has never resigned. Entering this place he saw the error of his ways and is in a fair way to join the Flea Clippers. His only dis- sipation is a major in Forestry, but it is supple- mented by the use of the wood on divers occa- sions. He says that his summer work is being a gentleman so that we presume that he does not consider the life of a student that of a regu- lar Chesterfield. • iP(. yi ya eZd c 1916 Brockton. Plant Patholog , Olee Club (2), Hop Com- nnittee ; Orchestra (3). Shades of Brigham Young and John Bunny, what a gastrocranial cavity! His bean measures seven and nine-eighths at the ring- side, and has Bone Caldwell ' s conch stuck in the quicksand in the race for class honors. It isn ' t one of those ice-house-in-November domes, either; there is something in there that pounces upon and absorbs into itself a good deal of use- ful learning, and keeps quiet about it. Born in Douglasdale, April 26, 1893, and still makes it his base of supplies. SufFragettically thine, } JiAA A£U (16. o(cu u . " Alt that the name implies. " Jamaica Plains. Microbiology; Banquet Committee (0; K r $. He is a shark at math, and in the physics lab. his talk though light is often sound. When pro- voked Conrad can talk like a hard guy, due probably to the fact that he comes from the town with a rum-sounding name. At an early age a monograph appeared, entitled " Hard Words. " This lacks the power and finish of his later works, one of which, " How to be a Student though at Aggie, " shows great origi- nality and abilitj ' to interpret the spirit of his time. " Doc. " Gordon ' s " A Zoological Labora- tory Guide " is his favorite book. The little volume fills a long felt want and purse, Con- rad says. He was born in J. P., December 29, 1893. Class Track (2, 3); Class Baseball (i); This happy Christmas present arrived in Roxbury in 1892 just ten days ahead of the game, and has been a wee bit ahead ever since. His training at the Mechanics Arts High promptly won him the position as chief mechanician to the physics department. He has a tendency toward commercialism and will sell you anything from a typewriter to a load of post holes. He majors in rural sociology, and summers he plunders the innocent people at York Beach with a shooting gallery. We wish to warn him against receiving contaminated money, and advise him to beware of the perils of predatory wealth. • 87 1916 " My only books Jf ' ere woman ' s looks, — And folly ' s all they ' ve tauglit me. " Class Captain (2); Class Football (2); Class Basketball (2); Class Baseball (3); Roister Doisters; K 2- Fine in quality, non-irritating, perfect fitting. World famous for adaptability and expression. Sixty seven different kinds of smiles and say- ings. Every variety and size for man, woman, and cfiickens. That ' s " Cy! " He is the ad- vanced example of college man toward which the public demand is tending. This product originated in Newburyport, January 9, 1895, and will in time make that old town famous arousing it from its slumbers until it resounds and reverberates from side to side with rough house. His finishing school for this was in East Entry, where he was always able to hold his own. That means that he is a good man. He has elected Floriculture along with Lyford, a case of likes going in opposites. " am Sir Oracle And lahen I ope my lips, let no man speak. " A 2 • It was a hot sultry day, the thirtieth of July, 1894, that " Shy, " short for Shylock, breezed in on this patient and long suffering world at Metheun. Both his fists were doubled tight and he gave vent to a lusty yell that would have made further freshmen shake with fear. Methuen High shaped his plastic mind and gave him the impetus to seek an education in General Agriculture. Ere he came to Amherst town, he patronized Raymonds also Filenes Automatic Bargain Basement as his clothiers, but on the Campus he learned that a pair of drill pants, a red jersey and a few other inci- dentals would be his demands. In his Freshman year he earned a reputation as a scrapper and ever since he has been a belligerent in all the class affairs. " His cogitative facilities immersed. In cogitundity of cogitation. " Band (2, 3); Floriculture. Lean enough to be thought a good student, and quiet enough to be thought a wise man. These are the two oredominating traits of this exceptionally reticent young man. He comes from Natick where on the nineteenth of July, 1893, was first brought the light of day to his eyes. He elected Floriculture as he could then indulge his retrospective turn of mind by communing silently with the flowers as they nodded silently at his great but unexpressed thoughts. 1916 " A moral child without the crafts to rule. " The old " Hub " is responsible for many in- novations, but what about this one? The good people of Boston were summoned on November 8, 1891, to congratulate the Mahans upon the advent of this fellow. Congratulations were forgotten in wonder which has been shared by all who have met him since, because of the unruffled sweetness depicted on his face. His benign influence was next felt at St. Paul ' s Prep. School, Garden City, N. Y. After getting through there he waddled up to Aggie and went in to the pomology business. He is George Ray ' s side partner in the summer time. fjn mdi ' id.T ' n ayi ' . Assistant Advertising Manager Roister Dois- ters (2) ; Soph-Senior Hop Committee (2) ; Q. T. V. William J., better and more popularly known as " Pete, " is a product of the town of Winthrop although last summer he began to help the Sterling single men ' s baseball team to lose games. " Pete " is a shining example of the old proverb " Little but Oh my " and when coupled with the rest of the ex-Brooks Farm gang can start anything and finish about all that they start. " Pete " is a good fielding first baseman, but he had a batting average so low that it didn ' t get into print. Aa a ' Hi " The high cost of loving is keeping me broke. " Chairman Sophomore Smoker Committee; Mandolin Club (i, 2); Manager Class Track; 2 E. " Pete, " as this elongated specimen from the heart of the Berkshires is called, is one of the few men in the class of 1916, who have fooled the registrar of the college after having been told, not in jest, that the said registrar would cause them to leave college, heading a long line and carrying proudly (?) the banner with the word " stuck " blazoned forth to the world. The fact that there was a lazy southern breeze blowing through Pittsfield on April 22, 1894, probably accounts for " Pete ' s " disinclination to engage too strenuously in the more laborious things of life. Pittsfield High is responsible for " Pete " and pomology is why he stays. During the past summer he paraded around the country under different aliases as a tree doctor. 1916 " The hairs on my head are numbered. " Assistant Business Manager 1916 Index; Rifle Club; Stockbiidge Club; A S • " Doc " is a burgher, having been born and brought up in a burg, namely Plattsburg, N. Y. However, he came over to Williston to prepare himself for an education. Every time we turn back the calendar to his natal day, February 27, 1889, we wonder how long he stayed in Easthampton. Since coming to M. A. C. he has been very sedate, never disturb- ing any one except with indigestion from the cuisine of the dog cart. " Doc " majors in agri- culture and intends to wake up his fellow burghers of Plattsburg with his ideas. }7:: nronj . " By Geebus Chrimus. " Chairman Freshman Banquet Committee; Class Basketball (i, 2) ; Manager Class Foot- ball (2); Class Baseball (i); Senate (3); Prom Committee (3) ; K 2- On October 23, 1893, ' " ' " f t ' ' ' • ' ' cannons on old Fort Ticonderoga was seen to have a dark trail of smoke issuing from its muzzle. Out of the crowd of frightened onlookers one old gentleman was bold enough to look into the muzzle, and imagine his surprise when he ex- tracted the young and kicking Moses. " Mos ' " first words were " By Geebus Chrimus, " his last will undoubtedly be the same. Before the last utterance, however, he hopes to educate him- self as a general farmer. Around the campus " Charlie " conducts himself in a very sedate manner, cracks an occasional joke, wears a semi-circular smile, and signs his checks, " It ' s lulser being good tlian bad, It ' s safer being meek than fierce. " He made his advent into this green and pleasant world in the year of our Lord, 1895, at Lynn, journeying from thence to North Middleboro. By the time seventeen summers had passed over his grave young head he felt himself fitted to cope with the problems of theo- retical agriculture. All through the winter he may be found every afternoon patiently chasing his steel bowed glasses around the track. Dull care is his besetting sin, but the training table alwavs kick because he eats all the prunes and drinks all the milk. He ' ll never learn. 90 1916 " Thy auburn locks, thou -cvho hast, " The fatal gift of beauty. " Assistant Manager Varsity Track (2); Class Football (i, 2); Class Track (i); Class Base- ball (i); Captain Class Football (i); $ 2 K- John or " Red " or whatever you chose to call him comes from Beverl ' . He started to claim it as his native heath on January 27, 1893. " Red ' s " one sorrow is the way that " Cue ball " serves him in the hash house, for as he says " Cue Ball ' s " practical jokes come at a very inoppor- tune time for " Red. " After studying landscape all morning " Red " scrapes the football field all the afternoon with his lithe youn g body. Sum- mers " Red " plays bean bag, London Bridge, and Ring around the Rosie as a playground instruc- tor. " He luas the mildest mannered man That ever scuttled ship or cut a throat. " South Weymouth. Entomology; C. C. It was back in 1891, on the 27th day of October. One of the internes of the Boston Floating Hospital came in rubbing his hands, for there was a bitter east wind blowing down from Beacon Hill and the spray cut like a knife. Looking in through the glass door of the Cyphers Special Ostrich Incubator, he ripped out a terrible oath. A white-capped nurse entered and asked, " Will it live? " " Yes, " was the gruff reply, and thus it was that " Babe " Nash began his Journey through this vale of " There v ere only two, who read lines true. And the other one was Booth. " Glee Club (i, 2, 3); College Quartett {2); Roister Doisters (i, 2, 3) ; Cast (2) ; Chairman Soph-Senior Hop Committee; Manager Roister Doisters (3); Fraternity Conference; Informal Committee (3) ; 2 $ E- It was " Jim ' s " lamented monocle that caused the rumor to become current among the frosh that the Prince of Wales was studying at M. A. C. " Jim " can sing and play the organ very well. " Jim " was born in Leominster on October 31, 1893, and he has managed to live there pretty well up to the present time. Being in- terested in music, " Jim " is majoring in Flori- culture. Summers he often dabbles in work. " Hark to the hurried ivhisper of despair. " A man who thinks much and talks little. We shall have to credit Somerville with this quintessence of non-talkableness. Portland, Me., will some day boast of this fair son for he first abode there, but before he became a man, moved to Somerville. " Nae man can tether time nor tide " thinks " 0-B, " therefore he always studies by sun or candle light. In spite of the fact that an undue amount of his time is de- voted to the pursuit of learning, education and knowledge, he manages to get by. He enjoys a goodly number of friends, but never ventures out among the girls. His one dissipation is teaching the English language to the foreign element of the valley. He majors in pomology. " And he, like some prodigious Uile, Springs like flame from ashes. " Class Football (i) ; Captain Class Baseball (i); Varsity Football (2, 3); K 2- George ' s cherubic countenance first gladdened Brookline ' s peaceful borders, April 20, 1894. His audible smile arrived soon after, and still remains one of his prominent assets. A happy combination of student and athlete he plowed through Brookline High, and chose M. A. C. as his Alma Mater. He is passionately fond of college life especially that of Mt. Holyoke Col- lege. He is just now trying to figure if football is played in heaven, and is majoring on land- scape so as to know how to design a proper field in that place. (Ijzo r jL lO- I aJl rr-uLrL , " It is an aneienl Mariner — " Attleboro. Agriculture; Varsity Football (2, 3); Class Basketball (2); Varsity Tennis (2). This large creature, weighing between one and two hundred-weight would never be picked for the agile sylph that he becomes the moment he grasps the handle of a basketball or feels the buxom form of a racket. He is there with the bean-work, too, becoming a Sixteen man only after a hard year ' s work as a snecial student. For a while he followed the sea on the Enterprise, and while abroad pursued studies of the fau na and flora of Hardtach, but never caught up with either. He was born in the beautiful old New England town of Somerville, and went to Roxbury High, which was just across the meadow from his comfortable home. " Fat " began to cry July 13, 1892. d if a i 92 rA- ' - ' -ir ' ,i ' Li - 3 ggg " Js beautiful as sweet, as sweet as soft, as Class Football (i, 2); Class Hockey (i, 2); Varsity Football (2); Varsity Baseball (2); 2 K- There were crowds at the beaches and the bands were playing and the people were singing gladly on August i, 1894, for by that strange force that we know as mental tele- pathy eyeryone seemed to be conscious that P. Asbury had that day entered Revere. On in- quiring why it was that " Gawk " seemed so sweet this fall it was learned that he sowed lime on the athletic field all summer. One rea- son " Gawk " thinks he will make a good pomolo- gist is because he can reach the fruit without using a stepladder. " Roll your own. " " Dick, " Concord. Landscape; Q. T. V. " Dick " was a member of the Goessmann Ha., Co-operatiye Mutual Makings Supply Asso- ciation, a concern which is still doing business. He, " Romey, " Stearns and Gilmore, by abolishing conspicuous profanity about the Hall a few days before the exams, managed to squeeze by all the English courses. " Pot " may always be depended upon to be good natured and to have a canteen of medi- cated sawdust in the vest pocket of his pants. Born April 20, 1894, of poor but proud school- ing, he went to Blue Grapes High and later his physical being arrived here, but the soul of the man, the deep, throbbing some- thing far down in the whispering, sighing caverns of his subconscious self remained with a little bundle of nerves from Woburn. " The luorld knows notliing of its greatest men. " Assistant Manager Baseball (2) ; K E- On July 2, 1894, the wilderness of Oakham reverberated with the lusty crowing of Chanticleer, the violet squawking of guinea hens, and the howling of dogs, for somehow these animals knew that a great personage had come to light. The horse said " neigh, " but it was so. After the excitement had died down " Stan " moved to North Brookfield, where the joyous strain was again taken up. Imagine " Stan " viciously swinging a bug net around a ten acre lot in an attempt to catch some of the Lepidoptera. 1915 " Hiff i jiose, a nostril large and fiJie, and hands large, fine and fair, From sheepcot to king ' s hall, the hoy is noble natured. " K r . This dazzling ray first flickered into exis- tence May 9, 1893, in the unsympathetic atmos- phere of I orchester. He was sent to Hingham High, owing to the abnormal development of his feet, and the formation of the pernicious habit of talking in his sleep. Meanwhile in some un- explainable way he developed a love for Bun- sen burners, and indescribable odors, and so majored in Microbiology. In the summer he manages, between smokes, to act as purser on a Nantasket Beach steamer. i .OC?. " Enough is enough, hut too much Is just right. " Hingham. Chemistry; Class Football (i, 2) ; K F " ! • This flower with the crown of sea-island staple is of the rough-house and not the hot- house variety. Gill-over-the-ground is a very appropriate name for it, especially when it is seen on the football field. It grows upon two short, strong runners. It will absorb any old liquid, the more so the better. It is indigenous to Hingham, where it was first noticed on the twelfth of June, 1893 but does very well during the warm months in the vicinity of the State Bath House at Nantasket. For several years all attempts to cultivate it at Hingham High were unsuccessful, but very good progress is being made with it at the State Agricultural College in Amherst. " Please go ' ivay and let me sleep. " Northampton. Poultry; Class Cross-Country Captain (i); Class Cross Country (2) ; Class Track (i, 2) ; Varsity Cross Country (i, 2); Varsity Track (i, 2) ; Class Treasurer (i) ; K 2- To see the above list of accomplishments, one might think that " Ted " uses his feet more than he does his head. This is his head you see here, but you just ought to see his feet. A brace of noisy brindle buckskins answers for him at all roll calls. " Ted " was born January 14, 1895, in Easton, Maine, and received the rudiments of his education at Hopkins Academy in Hadley. He is the inventor of the Richards class room sigh and the collar-adjusting shrug. 31916 " And wholly hold thou ait, and meek luithal. " Class Football (i, 3) ; Class Baseball (i, 2) ; Assistant Manager Track (2) ; A 2 " J " - Somerville wins undying fame as the birth place of this man. The last rose from Somer- ville unfolded its fragrant petals on August 31, 1893. He prepared for the transplanting pro- cess at Worcester South High, and then took root in the soil of M. A. C. He tights for self preservation in the entomological field, and does a little tree surgery in the summer just for the sake of saying that he held a high posi- tion during the summer (in the top of a tree). A ,jz.a t . J. LcJu " To hear his explanatioiis You ivould think he kneiv a pile. " Class Secretary (i); Collegian (i, 2, 3); Index Board, Sophomore-Senior Hop Commit- tee; Press Club; Landscape Gardening; J 2 K- This quiet and sophisticated young man is an artist, but his art is of a type easily understood by the most plebian mind, for like Billy, the Boy Artist, he mixes all his colors in one paint pot. Since we have known him photography and fussing have been his hobbies with Land- scape in the dim distance. The editoral " we " is his greatest failing. He usually signs his name, " Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look. " Class Hockey (i); Class Track (2); Rifle Club; B K . Louie it was and none other that inspired that stale, flat and perfectly time worn joke of " How ' s the weather up there. " To see Louie riding down the street is to remark " Help! Bunker Hill monument is loose or else the Marconi Wireless Station is on the rampage. " But no, ' tis only Louis late of Melrose High School and latest of Maiden, Mass., on June i, 1892. Math is one of his favorite studies else why does he take it so often and so much? He was goal tender in class hockey, but the sopho- mores said no fair as he was too hard to hit so he turned sidewise. His long suit is legs, but we ' ll excuse that because he is really a nice fellow. ( yUx 95 1916 " Of surpassing beauty and in the bloot, youth. " Class Soccer (i;) Varsity Track (2, 3) ; Agri- culture; K 2- In speaking of himself " Rus " says, " I am an up-to-date farmer from Hockanum and have been ever since that memorable day September I, 1894. My hobbies are boys ' clubs and farms, with the former I hope to produce a superior race of agriculturists. My pet scheme, how- ever, is to motorize the farm so that the horse may become an archaic relic. At present I am confronted with the problem of producing a patent device to whinny so that my Polacks won ' t be lonely in the field without the horse. Your argricultural friend, " Yes I lurite verses noiv and then. " Somerville has produced strange things in its time, and on June 24, 1894, it yielded up the gentleman whose picture you see opposite. To be sure not in that same guise, for, most of that was developed in Stoughton except for the finished work around the edges which was put on at M. A. C. But you could sand paper " Bill " from head to foot in an effort to finish him, (and in passing we can say that no one ever got a sliver from smoothing " Bill ' s " ' head), and there are four things which ou could not rub out, his humor, his genial disposition, his rough-housing ability, and his poetic genius. " Bill " believes in husbandry, that is poultry husbandry. Don ' t imagine that he would allow Mrs. R to henpeck him, not at all, he is simplv trying to solve that question, " Why does a hen cross the road. " Poetically yours, " Men of fe w words are the best. " General Agriculture; X- This man came to us from Harvard, not a common thing for a man to do, but " Shorty " claims he ' s glad of it, and so are we. He be- gan his life on June 13, 1894, in Jamaica Plains, but as soon as he could ambulate he took the subway to Cambridge. Aggie gained a general farmer when Harvard lost this man. " Shorty " is one of the merchants of the class, running the college store in company with " Nap " Hager, who are now doing a rushing business since real ice cream made its appearance on the campus. Under favorable conditions of tempera- ture and pressure he has been known to write his name. CX4 4. 4. ,». U ' . d. X) X- cSjL 1916 " Behold a youth Without guile. " Class Soccer (i) ; Class Hockey (i, -■ ' i ; Class Football (2) ; C. C. Fall River, Mass., June 22, 1894. Born to Sanders (not Ben), a son. Bored by the noise of the cotton mills, " Sandy " turned his back upon the noise and clatter of his native city, and sought the verdant meadows of the Con- necticut Valley. A Durfee High graduate, he outwitted the triumvirate, and now has dedi- cated his life and talents to the extermination of the elm beetle and potato bug. He acts as banking clerk during the summer, and some day when Aggie balances up accounts this lad will be one of her strong assets. " Hadley and Amherst. " " Dutch, " South Natick. Pomologv; Class Football (i); Manager Class Baseball (2) ; Collegian (2, 3) ; 2 K- This man is a regular Zeppellin for the books. Readers who may be nursing doubts of this on account of the peculiar appearance of the appended photograph may rest assured that there are really no wrenches in his mental ma- chinery. When a mere boy he demonstrated the principal of the rectilinear propagation of light by the discovery that he could not see around a corner. Only a few months ago he startled the scientific world by announcing that epitheliomuscular caesura, per second, is di- rectly proportional to the fiocculation of the reveille. " Alivays something doing from one to eleven. " Bridgewater, Conn. Pomologv; Class Football (i) ; Six-Man Rope Pull (i); Varsity Football (2, 3); Class Vice- President (3) ; A 2 " t- " Dutch " first appeared on the Footstool November 4, 1890, in Newark, N. J. Of his early life we know little, except that he kept smiling and always had a high regard for the highest and the best. His cheerfulness, even when bothered with a skeleton which needed fixing, has made him about the most popular man on the campus. Dutch was a valuable man in surveying field-work, his " I say, old chappie, wobble it about a bit " being audible for miles. He is passionately fond of food, and uses it at nearly every meal. Cheerfully, tC£ yri ? l c=v 97 " Tins is Ike life. " North East, Pa. Entomology. We hope to absorb some needed in- spiration from the kuppenstein perfection of his clothes, which speak of hours of suffocation under an ostermoor. A pamphlet, bound to be a success but not to hold together, and bearing the Selkregg coat of arms will shortly appear, entitled, " Tired Nature ' s Cheap Restorer, or How to use both sides of a mattress. " He ought to be able to impress, not to say confuse, about any girl in this neck of woods. Born October 9, " And then a look around he stole, And tlien a think lie thunk. And many a ivicked smile he smote, And many a wink he luunk. " Worcester. Pomology; Roister Doisters; Press Club; Country Life Club; Index Board; Class Hockey (i, 2). " Don " is a business man from the ground up. And he has a way, too (maybe it ' s those don ' t- hit-me-I ' m-a-wounded-fawn eyes) of making un- satisfactory professors see things in the proper light. Although he runs a large automobile for someone higher up during odd hours, " Don " has never entirely lost the common touch. One of his greatest achievements since coming here is the living down of a nickname. You have got to hand it to a man who can do that in collge, say we. Born August 6, 1894. Yours for business, " Rare compound of oddity, frolic and fun, JFho relished a joke and rejoiced in a pun. " Class debating Team (i) ; Burnham Eight (i); 1916 Index Board; Class Historian (3); A X A. The Amalgamated American Society of Students received this new member on June 4, 1892, the place of reception be- ing Boston, Mass. He prepared for the ordeal at Thayer Academy and by living at Thayer ' s during his freshman year. When every vaca- tion starts he laboriously climbs up to Pittsfield, Mass. The only thing that the rest of the board has against Pete is his inveterate desire to pun, but as Marc Antony remarked when they told him that Cleopatra was stringing him, " there ' ll be others. " Pete majors in landscape and spends the summers in lobster farming down in Hanover, Mass. 98 " pji -ue J " = fcr 1916 " Anon I marvel luhat thou art. " This Knight Errant claims Cleveland, Ohio, as natal burg. Since June 4, 1892, his tireless quest has been for knowledge. He spoke two languages before he learned to walk, and at the end of two years the only thing that could check his plaintive wail was a Greek lexicon. This desire for knowledge drove him from the wild west into the Bay State, and having de- cided to study Forestry came to Aggie. Here his aesthetic and literary tastes have found a chance to boil over at the home of Miss Goess- man. His recitations are a source of wonder, and greatly perplex his satalites " Romey " and Gilmore. " A re-vnlving fragment of the Paleozoic aye Accumulates no cryptogamous vegetation. " Class Baseball (i, 2); Class Football (2). It was one of the fairest days of the whole year of 1892, that on which Abe first saw Bos- ton, namely August 13. The crooked streets and the alleys were almost Riverside drives be- cause, just because " Abe " was a smiling. So he moved to Roxbury and brightened up that already glistening suburb. " Abe " began to be a regular guy. He would stand on the street corners and talk to Tom Dillon for hours, and it was even " Abe " who engineered that send off. But " Abe " could play football and he could also pitch other things besides pennies, so that he was classed as one of the regular athletes. A horrible fate now overtook " Abe. " Both blows fell at once. He majored in Plant Pathology and Physiology and he wants to live in Clark Hall during the summer. " Above the pitch, nut of tune, and off the hinges. " Glee Club; C. C. Let me make your songs and I will make your laws. This was the challenge that " Ducky " sent to Villa. Owing to the unsettled affairs in Mexico he has not yet heard from the momentous undertaking-. However, he opto- mistically hopes to be the savior of the swarthy Mexicans by upliftinp ' their national collection of sentimental expression. " Ducky " first sang in Dorchester on August 8, 1894. There he spent his spare time until the fall of 1912. As his part toward the advancement of landscape architecture he is working on an aeolian harp that will play all the latest rags. This is to attract the poor to the parks that they may dance, and then acquire the habit of strolling in the beauty spots of the city. We wish him success for his problem has great sociological bearing. - .t LU-jM 1915 " The grace and versatility of tlie man. " Stockbridge Club; Freshman Banquet Com- mittee; Class Vice-President. This horny handed son of the soil commenced his brilliant career November 25, 1891, in the town of New Lisbon, N. Y., and came to us from Cooperstown. He keeps his matrimonial complications so quiet that no one ever mis- trusted that he was a benedict. Always a loyal member of ' 16 his classmates, will long remember his splendid display of perseverance and detec- tive abilities shown at old Hadley. Making himself a general farmer, he is giving one more N. V. farm a chance to amount to something. " You may break, you may shatter this mug if you will, But the scent of tlie spearmint will hang ' round it still. " Lawrence. Poultry; Class Football (2). It beats all what prolonged sufiFering will do to a man. Notice, aggressive reader, those lines of worry about his tired eyes. This comes from living next door to the L W. W. Time- bomb Works. On December i, 1894, the habit of living in Lawrence began to take hold of Alfred, and it has grown upon him since to an alarming extent. A kid brought up in such a place really doesn ' t have a fair chance. He at- tended the Lawrence High, and was in the same class with a number of other young men of about the same age. He promoted and won the first Chicle Chewing Contest ever held in Essex county, and was one of the first to use the crouching start in this branch of athletics. " Not much talk, a great sweet silence. " This forty horse power silence machine is a quiet advertisement for Fitchburg, Mass. Janu- ary- 9, 1894, was the date of his entrance into that rugged city and although all of the mills did not shut down the event was one of great importance to the metropolis. He was gradu- ated from the Fitchburg Hicjh School and then came up to Aggie to learn how to be a teacher under the able direction of " Pop " Hart. Silence being golden, Uppie proved to be a veritable Alaska, but he showed us all up by landing one of the Botany prizes. No! he doesn ' t spend his summers as cheer leader in a deaf and dumb asylum, but weeds carrots on a market garden farm. JL.lLLkMk m s 1916 " Hark! from the tombs a doleful sound. " Glee Club (i, 2) ; J 2 K- " Luther ' s " advent into this world of mortal woes, if the Maiden records do not lie, occured upon September 17, 1889. Maiden must have an extremely healthful climate, for " Luther " speedily developed until at present he actually exhumes an atmosphere of strength and power. His dry grin and solemn expression belie the naive and lamblike spirit that dwell within. His sojourn at Mt. Hermon accounts for his prophetic insight. Pomology is his major; Hither blight and San Jose ' s scale. While " Luther " renders apples, cale. Ponderously, " No melloi J of the meats and drinks. " Class Secretary (3) ; K F $■ Perchance you meet a cute little gent with lemon hair, a rather snobbish nose, a girlish complexion, big innocent blue eyes, and a T. R. grin, that ' s " Herbie. " Born in Westford, September 26, 1893, his three decker brain easily won him honors at the Westford Academy. Ap- pearances are often deceitful and " Herbie " is no exception. He lived for two years at Brook ' s Farm, and much of the notoriety gained for this place was due to his diabolical innovations. While here he organized the Hall and Walkden Commissary Institution, which was dissolved because he could not buy bread without heels or pies with five quarters. A Westford fruit farm tolerates him summers, and he majors in floriculture. " Framed in the prodigality of nature. " Class Football (i. 2); Class Track (2); Varsity Track (2); Country Life Club; K F $■ This adventitious bud from the cranberry bogs first made its appearance in South Har- wich, September 25, 1894. The salt air seemed to have agreed with " Heine, " and one shudders to think what the product would have been if a goodly portion of such a husky carcas had not been turned up to feet. He was a scarlet fever patient, and outside diversions such as nocturnal pillages, a shaved head, and a pretty nurse seemed to have rather peeved him. His major is agriculture. O , ' 101 1915 wmi " Be to his virtue kind. " M A. C C. A.; C. C The usual way to get into East Dover is to be born in. " Ev " arrived in the normal way, on July 7, 1892. One would have imagined that he would have stayed there, but you can ' t keep genius down so he came out to Brattleboro for a preparatory education. Don ' t you believe that he is a genius? Listen! His earliest re- corded utterance was " Lord, I wonder what fool it was first invented kissing. " However, college life sadly undermined his fine young character so that he now totes a skirt. We are deeply grieved that he should have fallen from the uprightness of his ways, but we hope for the best. His chief characteristic is to talk little and say much. He elects agricultural education. " It is a delightful task To teach the young idea how to shoot. " Rifle Team (i, 2) ; B K • This young idea learned how to shoot before he came to M. A. C, so when he did come he quite materially benefited the rifle team in sus- taining its nation wide reputation. At a certain time on March 7, 1S93, all the Waltham watches stopped running and covered their faces with their hands, for " Ray " came to town. " Ray " stayed in the watch city just long enough to wheedle his way through the high school, and since then has been stowed away at Stow. His major study is Pomology, and needless to say a cider mill will be on his plantation, as should be the case with every good pomologist. " Thou art become one of us. " We are not sure just where he came from, having just arrived this fall. Boston didn ' t know it, at the time, but it was given a big boost in celebrating Patriot ' s Day in 1890, when this fellow began to eat baked beans. He graduated from Everett High and now lives in Dorchester. He elects Pomology which leads us to believe that he is fond of fruit, especially dates with peaches. U. £ a OVil JtC 102 1916 " Fresh every hour. " Class Football (i); Manager Class Cross- country (i, 2); Manager Class Track (i); " TIch " , as he is popularly known, is a York state product, having been foisted into Mount Vernon, N. Y., on February 5, 1893. Lately " Tich " has been claiming Atlanta, Georgia, as his home, but as he hasn ' t got that Southern drawl down the way that he has the York lingo we all think of him as being a N ' Yorker. When " Tich " starts to sell you a " mem " book you might as well buy as you will have to do so sometime anyway. He holds the white welter- weight rough housing championship of the East entry, having won the same from the fa- mous Patterson-Little combination in a ten round go. His room is a living replica of a well arranged zoo. Poultry is his major and farming a summer dissipation. " Going up. " Class Track (i, 2); Varsity Track (i); Varsity Tennis (2) ; Captain Soccer (i) ; Press Club; " K 2- This exponent of how to climb nearest to heaven all at once, came to us from Brooklyn, N. Y. He imbibed little of the great white way (except Burt) so that he brought us no wine, music, or the gushing voices of fairy damsels. However, he did bring us a good heart as any- one that knows him will testify. If there is any one thing that will make him sore it is to have them refer to Boston as the Hub of the Universe. " Hubs are all right, " says Whit, " but the tire is the part that bears the load and believe me. New York is some tire in the general scheme of things. I ' ve known Brooklyn since March 29, 1894, and you can tuck the fact that she is there under your Stetson and you ' ll have the truth and nothing else up there. " Turning to his secretary, he remarked, " Fill out that major card for General Agriculture, the simple life for mine. Long yell for Manual, " Jerusalem the Golden. " Born in Boston, August 6, 1893, this man rapidly outgrew the limits of his natal town, and moved to Maiden. From there he migrated to M. A. C. and is now trying to have " Baldy " make a pomologist out of him. What more will fall to his lot we can ' t tell. All his quizz pa- pers bear the signature, L.e 103 1915 " Even though vanquished he could argue still. " Class Hockey (i). Wildon was born December 9, 1893, in Everett, soon after moving to Melrose High- lands, where he made Melrose High School fa- mous. Wildon and Chisholm once roomed to- gether, and when " Chis " was trying to prove a pin was sharp, Wildon was trying to prove the head was round and neither of them came to the point. Wildon ' s keenness for argument once led him to interrupt a conversation of a couple of friends who were talking about dolphins, with the savage remark that dolls couldn ' t swim and he knew it. Floriculture seems to attract the fancy of this fellow and treated with his consis- tent energy and ability, it ought to prove pro- fitable for him. " It ' s a world to see. " Varsity Hockey (1, 2): Class Hockey (i, 2); Agriculture; K 2- It is many moons since Harold Curtis, short for " Whistle, ' ' brushed the accumulated B M road bed from his face as he alighted in Amherst. He ground through two vears of work and then responded to the call of the road. His travels took him first to Kansas and the wheat harvests, then to the Northwest, eventually he landed ' in Canada. At length after two years of varied ex- perience he returned to face the row of books long since grown dusty on his book shelf. He plaved hockey with that bunch of aces in the winters of 1910-11, 1911-12 and aches to see the ice cover the pond once more. He origi- nated in Maiden, yet has decided to make a farmer of himself; it was to this end that he traveled videK o r if.yr , y 104 11916 To 1916 1 know not how many of Sixteen ' s men Are gathered together tonight, Nor how many are missed from among von, Where the song and the langh are light. Bnt I do know that mirth and good cheer abound, That the halls with merriment ring, And that courage and truth and honor and love Resound in the songs you sing. May the years to come be full of such joy As tonight you squander free, Brimming life ' s cup with the wine of truth. Flooding with love, life ' s sea. But more! May yoiir loyalty never fail To the college we all hold dear. And may tender love of this class of ours Grow with each passing year. For Sixteen stands for all that is true, Everytliing that is valiant and strong; Mtli courage she strives to uphold the right Trampling to earth the wrong. Borne on by you to the distant goal. Though dying she ' ll win the fight; Heaven bless her, the class we all adore I And God bless you boys, — Good night ! 105 19161 -, n- — 77.,— ,, ' ,, Jiyi--7;jV- ' S-.-- ' ,.-■. ' ., ' -,-,■ Jn iH mnmrn 1916 Jti ilpttt0nam 107 19161 1916 Class Officers FRESHMAN YEAR. First Semester Charles H. Ferxald Frank A. Anderson Charles B. Francis Robert K. Wheeler Jo seph R. Mimitz . Clayton M. Ha(5ER Donald S. Dinsmore President Vice-President Treasurer Secretary Sergeant-at-Arms Captain, Historian Second. Semester Charles H. Gould President Ralph F. Taber Vice-President EvBRErr S. Richards Treasurer Tyler S. Rogers Secretary Philip E. Bisbee Sergeant-at-Arms Philip A. Pi.aisted Captain Donald S. Dinsmore Eistoria-n Charles W. Moses Chairman Banquet Committee SOPHOMORE YEAR First Semester George N. Danforth President Edward L. King Vice-President Lester E. Fielding Treasurer Harold A. Mdstroji Secretary Lewis Schlotterbeck Sergeant-at-Arms Stanley W. Hall Captain Clinton F. Goodwin Historian Second Semester Stanley W. Hall President William S. Coley Vice-President Thomas L. Harrocks Treasurer Charles E. Hathaway, Jr. Secretary Harry A. Curran Sergeant-at-Anns Harold G. Little Captain Clinton F. Goodwin Historian JUNIOR YEAR Walter E. Dodge President Louis Schlotterbeck Vice-President Herbert H. Walkden . . Secretary Ralph F. Taber Treasurer George B. Palmer Captain Perez Simmons Historian 108 110 1916 Sophomore History Voice — " Yes dear, 1917 is back at lier post. The experience of last year has taught ns many lessons that have already begun to make them- selves noticeable. " As the operator has given us the exclusive use of the phone for fifteen minutes, I shall reveal to you some things that are not very widely known. Voice — " Now dear, please do not interrupt me so frequently, or I shall never get my story begun. It is a little diflQcult to know just where to begin ; but I think one of the greatest and most valuable lessons was learned during the banquet season. Durin g the season new leaders and men well worthy of that title were brought to the front; they all concentrated their energies in the same direction, that of getting the officers safely to the banqiiet. This, we failed to do ; but we gained more in class spirit and class unity than we might have done had we succeeded in having our oflScers with us at the banquet. " Voice — " We sure have the pep with us this year all right, all right. The sixty man rope pull was like taking candy away from a baby. We must not, however, judge our new rivals too severely, lest our action prove fatal to us. On the other hand our object is to take 1918 " under the shadow of our wing, " and guide and direct her in the path that shall eventually lead her to a better and fuller knowledge of what Old Aggie expects of her. " Voice — " Oh no, we are well represented in athletics. We had a repre- sentative on every Varsity team last year with the exception of baseball ; and this year the prospects are extremely bright for us. " " In the annual in-door track meet we made some pretty exhibits, yet 1916 managed to run off with a larger score than ours. We were close upon the trail of 1916, and far in advance of either 1914 or 1915. " Voice — " Yes, it is true that our numbers have been diminished a little; but those of us that remain are a unit working for the interests of Old Aggie in producing men that shall be known as leaders of men. ' ' 1916 Class of 1917 EiCHARD W. Smith . President Oswald Behrend Vice-President Lincoln D. Kelsey Treasurer Fred Mat her Secretary Paul E. Squires Sergeant-at-Arms Willi A i G. Bradley Captain Walter Buchanan Historian ADAMS. HENEY LEO Newbniyport 3 Nutting Ave. ; K T $■ ALCOTT, WILLIAM JEFFEESON Everett B K $ House; B K • BABCOCK, PHILIP EODNEY Lynn K 2 House; K 2; Manager Class Track (i); Manager Class Cross-Country (2). BABBIT. GEOEGE KING Boston A 2 $ House; A 2 $■ BAENES, HEEBEET WESLEY . . . . . . Whitinsville C. C. House; C. C. BEHEENU, OSWALD . Natick C. C. House; C. C. BELL, ALFEED WHITNEY, JE West Newton 53 Lincoln Ave.; Class Relay Team. BIECHAED, JOHN DIXON Springfield 14 Nutting Ave.; $ 2 K; Varsity Track (i). BOLES, EOBEET STEWAET Dorchester 4 Chestnut Street; B K $; Freshman Baseball (i). BONN, WESLEY COPELAND Grafton 5 Nutting Ave.; C. C. ; Orchestra (i, 2). BOOTH, ALFEED Middletown, N. Y. Lincoln Ave.; Class Football (i); Manager Rope Pull (i); Captain Class Football (2). 113 1916 2 r- (ijJ - ;; ggj §- -|j BOYOE, HAKOLD PEESCOTT . 7 Nutting Ave.; K F I . BRA])LEY. WILLIAM GEORGE © X House; X- Haverhill Grot on BUCHANAN, WALTER GRAY ChicoiJee 97 Pleasant Street; C. C; Mandolin Club (i, 2); Glee Club (2); Rope Pull (2); Class Track (i). BUCK, ROLLIN HUGH B K i House; B K • Worcester BUCKMAN, LEWIS TAYLOR Wilkes Barre, Pa. ® X House; @ X; Roister Doisters (i); Class President (i); Dramatics (i); Manager Class Football (2). BURLEIGH, ARTHUR LESLIE 85 Pleasant Street; A 2 I - Lynn BUTTRICK, DAVID HERBERT Arlington 120 Pleasant Street; I) K 2 1 Captain Class Football (i); Varsitv Hockey (i); Band (1,2). CHAMBERLAIN, RAYMOND A 2 House; A 2 • CHAMBERLAIN, SUMNER FISKE C. C. House; C. C. ; Roister Doisters (i). COTTON, ELWYN PAGE .... East Experiment Station; 2 " t E ; Class Football (i). New Y ' ork, N. 1 ' ' . Holden CROSS, WALTER IRVING 53 Lincoln Ave. DAVIS, MONSELL HENRY Care of S. J. Wright. DAY, JAMES HAROLD 16 South College; A 2 ; Class Football (i); Class Baseball (2). DEMPSEY, PAUL WHEELER Glee Club and Orchestra (i, 2). DINSMORE, DONALD SANDERSON ® X House; © X; Glee Club (2). DIZER, JOHN THOMAS West Experiment Station. DUDLEY, LOFTON LELAND Wohnrn Hingham Center Orange, N. J. Hatfield Newton Center Springfield East Weynionth Belcliertown 114 - F-ii LiJ : i S i9ie DUFFILL, EDWAED STANLEY Wakefield 17 Fearing Street. DUNHAM, HENEY GUENEY West Bridge Water 79 Pleasant Street; B K $• DUNN, AETHUE PAUL Maiden 4 Chestnut Street; Class Football (i). EDWAEDS, FEANCIS GILL North Beverly 75 Pleasant Street; $ 2 K; Class Football (i) ; Class Captain (i) ; Class Athletic Board. ELLIOT, EALPH WILLIAM Chartley Flint Laboratory; C. C. EVEEBECK, GEOEGE CHAELES Winthrop Mt. Pleasant; 2 $ E 1 Class Basketball (i). FEAEING, EALPH WATSON Dorchester 7 Nutting Ave.; C. C. FEEEIS, ADALINE Eidgefleld Park, N. J. Draper Hall. FLAGG. WAYNE McCEILLIS Mittineague B K House; B K 4 ; Class Football (i). FLINT, OLIVEE SIMEON Lowell 120 Pleasant Street; Class Cross Country; Rifle Club. GOLDSTEIN, MAUEICE Lynn 58 Pleasant Street. GEAHAM, LESLIE JENKINS Amherst Lincoln Ave. GEAYSON, EMOEY ELLSWOETH Milford Care of Prof. Morton; A 2 4 ; Varsity Football (i, 2); Class Base ball (i); Class Basketball (i) ; Class Hockey. GEOFF, HOWAED CLAEKSON Amherst Hadley Road; Rope Pull (i, 2). GUESHIN, GAEL ALFEED Lynn 35 N. Prospect Street; K 2; Glee Club (i); Orchestra (i). HAGELSTEIN, CHAELES HENEY Dorchester K r House; K T $; Class Football (i) ; Class Basketball (i). HALLET, CHAELES HIEAM Mansfield 120 Pleasant Street. 115 i9ie .jl aU iMiH HARLOW, FEA ' K EDWAED 77 Pleasant Street. HARLOW. PAUL GOODHUE 77 Pleasant Street; ({ 2 K ; Class Baseball (i) Maiden Maiden Sherborn Hingham HIGGINBOTHAM. HARRY Taunton X House; X; Class Baseball (i); Class Football (i); Class Hockey (i); Varsity Football (2). HEFP RON. PAUL JOHN Pleasant Street; C. C. HENDERSON, ELLIOTT .... 9 South College; Q. T. V.; Manager Rope Pull (2). HIGGINS, GARL ENER WILLIAM . A 2 House; A 2 ; Class Football (i). HILL, EDMUND BALDWIN A 2 4 House; A 2 $; Band (i, 2). HOLDEN, RICHARD LYNDE . A X A House; A X A- HOLDER, RALPH CLIFTON 17 Kellogg Ave.; Class Baseball (i). HOLT, FRANCIS STETHAM . 77 Pleasant Street; Class Track (i). HOOPER, ALBERT AVERILL . 96 Pleasant Street; K 2- HUBBELL, FRANKLIN HOMER Farm House; Class Football (i). ILLMAN. MARGARET KEBLE . IRVING, WILLIAM RAYMOND ■ X House; X; Class Basketball (i) ; •JACKSON, RICHMOND MERRILL 36 North Prospect Street. KELSEY, EDMUND DEAN Pelham Road. Class Baseball (1 Norfolk Rutherford. N. J. Haverhill Millis Cambridge Lynn Westport, Conn. Amherst Taunton Georgetown Amherst KELSEY, LINCOLN DAVID .... Plant House; B K $; Roister Doisters (i); Class Basketball Flint Contest (i); Public Speaking Council (2). West Hartford, Conn. (i); Burnham Eight (i); l£.jiLijML= Z jf-a? jc — t= i.ei 1916 KINSMAN, ALFEED OBERLIN, JR Menimac 15 Kellogg Ave.; A X A; Class Football (i) ; Class Baseball (i). LARSON, FREDERICK CHRISTIAN Everett K r $ House; K T . LATHAM, PAUL WALKER Norwich Town, Conn. K S House; K Si Assistant Manager Varsity Baseball; Burnham Eight (i) ; Class Cross- country (i). LAWRENCE, MILFORD ROBINSON Falmouth 83 Pleasant Street; JJ 2! Collegian Board (2); Press Club; Chairman Freshman banquet Committee. LIVEEMORE, WILLIAM TINGLEY Lawrence 83 Pleasant Street. I.ORING, ALBERT Nantasket 53 Lincoln Ave. LYDIARI), HARRY CROWTHER Hartford, Conn. 3 Nutting Ave.; Glee Club. MACK, WALTER ADAMS Springfield K r $ House; K T $. jMacLEOL), DANIEL JOHNSON Wakefieiil Hillside Ave. MARS, MALCOLM ROWE VallJole 20 South College; Q. T. V. MATHER, FEED Tainifon Lincoln Ave.; Class Secretary (2). MAYO, FRANK WILLARD Houltou, Me. 120 Pleasant Street; 1 2 K; Press Club; Class President (i ) ; Manager Class Baseball (i). MAYO, WILLIAM IRVING, JR Framin-hani Center Farmhouse; C. C; Roister Doisters. McRAE, HEEBEET EANKIN Maiden 15 Fearing Street; Band (i, 2). MEEEILL, DANA OTIS Pepperell C. C. House; C. C. ; Class Cross Country (i). MOOEHOUSE, NEWELL M ' ovaesiev 10 South College; Q. T. V. NASH, HEEMON BEAMAN Vmherst 19161 NELSON. JOHN BROOKWAY Newburyport 3 Nutting Ave.; K T $• NIMS. HOMER WILLIS Montague X; Glee Club. NOYES, SAMUEL VERNE Georgetown B K House; B K • PATTON, WILLARD GINN South Framingham Farmhouse; J 2 K ; Class Treasurer (i); Band (i, 2). PIERCE, HAROLD BARNARD . . . . . Kansas City, Mo. 80 Pleasant Street; B K $• PIKE, CHESTER ARTHUR Enfield 82 Pleasant Street; A X A- PRATT. HAROLD ARTHUR Shrewsbury Lincoln Ave.; Class Track (i). QUIMBY, CHARLES FREDERICK .... Cape Neddick, Me. 31 East Pleasant Street. RANDALL, EARLE MacNEILL Somerville 82 Pleasant Street; A X A- RICHARDSON, LEWIS ELMER Rockville A X A House; A X A- RITTER. ERNEST New Britain, Conn. X House; X- RODGER, RAYMOND MILLER Everett B K House; B K • ROGERS, ROLAND WINSOR Roxbury 25 Lincoln Ave.; K F $■ RORSTROM. HANS ALFRED Boston 82 Pleasant Street; A X A- ROSEQUIST, BIRGER REINGOLD Brockton AS House; A " " I ; Collegian Board (i, 2); Class Football (i). ROSS, LOUIS WARREN Arlington 120 Pleasant Street; $ 2 K : Class Football (i); Captain Class Hockey (i); Varsity Hockey. RUTTER, WALTER FREDERICK Lawrence 17 Fearing Street; Manager Class Football (i). 118 X-iLi MiSliilrzi 11916 SAIDEL, HARRY SAMUEL 3 Nutting Ave. SARGEANT, GEORGE LEONARD 17 Kellogg Ave. SAUTER. JOHN MARTIN 60 Pleasant Street; Class Football (i). SAVILLE, WILLIAM, Jr. . 6 South College; Q. T. V.; Roister Doisters. SCHAEFER, LEONARD CHARLES Entomology Building. SCHWAB, ANDREW NATHAN Plant House; C. C. SCOTT, GEORGE ALVIN 36 North Prospect Street. SHUMWAY, PAUL EDWARD 60 Pleasant Street; 6 X; Class Football (i). SIMS, JAMES STANLEY 120 Pleasant Street; $ 2 K; Class Football (i) ; Orchestra and Glee Club. SMITH. HERBERT DWIGHT Care of E. H. Davis. Worcester Merrimac Turners Falls Waban Somerville Yalesville, Conn. Clinton Greenfield Melrose Poughkeepsie, N. Y. SMITH, RICHARD WOO DWORTH Pittsfield K 2 House; K S; Glee Club (i) ; Banquet Committee (i) ; Collegian Board (i, 2) ; Press Club. SPAULDING, ALMON WHITNEY 18 Nutting Ave.; B K $; Assistant Manager Varsity Basebal Doreli ester SQUIRES, PAUL REVERE A 2 $; Class Basketball (i). STACKPOLE, FRANK CHARLES A X A House. STEARNS, CARLTON McINTYRE . 13 Nutting Ave.; C. C. STILES. ALBERT RALPH 8 South College; Q. T. V.; Class Hockey (i). STJERNLOF, AXEL UNO Brooks ' Farm. Belcliertown Somerville Melrose Arlington Heights Worcester 119 1916 STOWELL, HAROLD THUEBER 193 South Pleasant Street; Class Hockey (i) Amherst STUETEVANT, WARREN BUTTERPIELD . . . t pringfleld 14 Nutting Ave.; $ 2 Kl Varsity Track and Relay; Class Vice-President (i). SWIFT, RAYMOND WALKER Class Track (i) ; Band (i, 2). TUTHILL, SAMUEL FULLER Farmhouse; B K $• UPSON, EVERETT LANGDON 87 Pleasant Street; 2 E- WALBRIDGE, HENRY BLOOD Farmhouse. WARNER, MERRILL POMEROY .... 5 South College; Q. T. V.; Rifle Club; Roister Doisters. WARREN, HAROLD MANSON .... 5 McClellan Street; Class Football; Class Sergeant-at-Arms (i) WARREN, .lA.MES .JOSEPH 35 North Prospect Street. WEBSTER. FRANK CEDRIC . 82 Pleasant Street; A X A; Rope Pull. WESTMAN, ROBERT CLAYTON . K r House; K T ; Class Baseball (i) WHITCOMB, WARREN DRAPER X House; © X- North Amherst Mattupoisett New Britain, Conu. Beniiiiijiton. ' t. Simdeiiand Melrose North Brookfleld Harvard Roslindale Waltham WHITNEY, JOSEPH FEADLEY 96 Pleasant Street; K 2- W ILBER, CHARLES RAYMOND Mt. Pleasant; 5 $ E; Roister Doisters. WILLIAMS, ARTHUR FEANKLIN .... 7 South College; Q. T. V.; Assistant Manager Roister Doisters. WILLIAMS, HERBERT CLIFTON 29 Pleasant Street; Class Baseball. Brooklyn, N. Y Waljiole Simderlaud South Hadlev Falls N c ■f V y V 122 Ye Chronicles of 1918 And it came to pass in the niontli of cider and corn roasts, that a vast multitude assembled at the tabernacle of learning. Among these were divers husbandmen skilled in knowledge, where- fore they wore peach down on the upper lip, and behaved always with wonderous dignity, and verily these were the Seniors. Juniors there were also, men versed in the world, and in the wiles of damsels, nomads roving from time to time o ' er mountain and o ' er river. And lo and behold, it was observed that a new tribe had appeared at the tabernacle — striplings of small stature, but of pleasing mien, and the Juniors and Seniors spake to one another, saying, " Verily these are goodly youths, full of promise. We must name them Freshmen, albeit a better title is assuredly their due. " And it came to pass that the Juniors gave the Freshmen warning " Be not over bold, for there lurks in these precincts a tribe of wild Malekites — Phili- stines and men of Belial. Sophomores they are called, which is yiddish for rough necks. Go not near them for they will seek to devour you, even as a hungry man devours hash house steak. " But the Frosh were in no wise dismayed, and when their enemy came to battle, they did but laugh satirically in the faces of the Malekites. On this account were the Sophs very wroth, and made bold to hurl divers Freshmen in the pond, even as Joashadab cast bread upon the waters, even as the ass kicked Balaam into the Galilee. Thus the Sophs amused themselves, taking pleasure in childish diversions which was but fitting and proper, for they had still to learn good manners, and though they were Sophs they were by no means sophisticated. In full measure have the Freshmen entered into the work of the taber- nacle, laboring earnestly under the high priest " Prexy. " As they have been modest so have they been great. As they have shown meekness, so have they displayed strength. As they have sown, so shall they reap — and bounteous be the harvest. Selah ! 123 1916 Freshman Class, 1918 . dditon, Elizabeth Emeey Newtonville Draper Hall Allen, Amos Lawrence Dalton 35 North Prospect Street Allen, Leland Christie . . ... . . . . Holyoke 75 Pleasant Street Allen, Ealph Emerson Everett 17 Phillips Street Babbitt, Frank Madison Fairhaveu M. A. C. Farmhouse Bainbeidge, Frank Paterson, N. J. Mt. Pleasant Baker, Foster Kenneth Fairliaven 116 Pleasant Street Baker, Henry Raymond ........ Amherst West Street Barbour, Francis Collin Hartford, Conn. 87 Pleasant Street Barton, George Wendell North Sudbury 36 North Prospect Street Baxter, Herbert Hill . Brighton 15 Phillips Street Beadle, Herbert Ocumpaugh Lima, N. Y. 6 Phillips Street Bennett, Edgar Stearns Blackstone 42 McClellan Street BiNKS, Frank Joseph Maynard 29 North Prospect Street Bolster, Eolfe Nelson Worcester 15 Phillips Street Boyd, Robert Lucius Lynn Kappa Gamma Phi House ; K F $• 12s 191B Beighaji. Sylvia Bowen Newtouville Draper Hall. Brosnan, John Andrew Thorndike 40 College Street Brown, Egbert Edward ........ Sharon 36 North Prospect Street Bruce, Walter Griffith ....... Springfield 21 Fearing Street BuRTCH, Chester Swan ........ Hopkinton 77 Pleasant Street Cameron, Walter Leslie ........ Palmer 66 Pleasant Street Canlett, Franklin Harwood Bedford 28 Northampton Road Capen, Howard Boyden Canton Brooks Farm Carlson, Fred Albert Pittsfleld, Mass. 84 Pleasant Street Carter, Thomas Edward West Andover Brooks Farm Chambers, Roger James Dorchester 6 Nutting Avenue Chapman, John Alden ......... Salem 83 Pleasant Street Cheffekds, Louis David ........ Worcester I South College Clapp, Roger Francis Salem 17 Phillips Street Clark, Stewart Sandy Holyoke 5 Nutting Avenue Davis, Dwight Shaw ........ Derry, N. H. 31 East Pleasant Street Drummoni), Joseph Lawrence Holyoke 4 Chestnut Street 126 lif- :, L uJSi-- ite= 1915 Dubois, George Arthur Fall Eiver 17 Fearing Street Duncan, George James Arlington 3 Nutting Avenue DuRFEE, Norman Owen . ..... . . Fall River 79 Pleasant Street Edes, David Oliver Nourse . . . . . . . . Bolton 35 East Pleasant Street Ellis, Ealph Chick West Newton 6 Phillips Street Emmerick, Louis Philip Paterson, N. J. Mt. Pleasant Eeickson, George Edwin Brockton 21 Fearing Street Faber, Edward Stuart Plainfield, N. J. c o S. J. Wright Fairchild, Eobert Dunning Newton, Conn. 30 North Prospect Street Faneuf, Leo Joseph West Warren Brooks Farm Farrar, Delwin Bruce Amherst I Dana Street Fellows, Harold Carter ........ Peabody 6 Phillips Street Ferris, Samuel Boynton New Milford, Conn. 4. Chestnut Street Fletcher, Walter Greene Newton 53 Lincoln Avenue Foley, William Albert Palmer 35 North Prospect Street Foster, Hamilton Knight New Eoclielle, N. Y. 24 Beston Street Foster, Eoy Wentworth Lynn 56 North Pleasant Street 127 1916 Frellick, Arthur Lester Everett 17 Phillips Street Puller, Camille Baldwin . . West Quincy 17 Phillips Street Garvey, Mary E. Monica Amherst 27 South Prospect Street Gasser, Thomas Jefferson Uxbridge c o Prof. Morton Gifford, Flavel Mayhew West Tisbury 6 Nutting Avenue Gilbert, Howard Goodwin Beverly 15 Hallock Street Gillette, Nathan Warner Revere 35 East Pleasant Street GooDRiDGE, George Lucien ' . . Melrose 53 Lincoln Avenue Goodwin, William Irving Haverhill Brooks Farm Gordon, Frederick George Plymouth c o Mrs. Taber Grayson, Forrest Millford c o Prof. Morton Haines, Foster Kingsley Peabody 7 Nutting Avenue Hance, Forrest Sansbury Patterson, N. J. c o Mr. Whittier Harwood, Ealph Wallace Barre 66 Pleasant Street Hawley, Robert Dorman Springfield 15 Phillips Street Higgins, Leo Clement Amesbury 116 Pleasant Street Holjies, Gbor(je Frederick Ipswich 60 Pleasant Street 128 1916 Holmes, Egbert Paljier Wakefield Brooks Farm Howard, Arthur Merchant Pittsfleld 84 Pleasant Street Howe, Albert Edward Needham 3 Phillips Street Howe, George Cole Worcester c o Prof. Morton Howes, Donald Francis . . Ashfleld Brooks Farm HuNNEWELL, Paul Flske Wcst Somerville 13 Phillips Street HuNTooN, Douglas Henderson Norwood 7 Nutting Avenue Hurlburt, Ralph Walter Ashley Falls 94 Pleasant Street Ingalls, Irving W Brooklyn, N. Y. 21 Fearing Street Irvine, Egbert Patterson Wilmette, 111. 60 Pleasant Street Jenks, Albert George Norton 12 Cottage Street Johnson, Birger Lars Dorchester 29 McClellan Street Johnson, Sidney Clarence Gloucester 13 Phillips Street Jones, Forrest Dean Worcester 120 Pleasant Street Jones, Harold Ellis New Canaan, Conn. c o E. F. Gaskill Jones, Leon Dudley Worcester 120 Pleasant Street Kennedy, Carl Francis . . Milford c o Mrs. Beston 129 1916 KiRKHAM, Philip Leffingwbll Spidngfield 7 Nutting Avenue Knight, Frank Edward . . Brimfield 58 Pleasant Street Lanpheak, Marshall Olin Wiudsor, Conn. 75 Pleasant Street Lasker, Da id Hyde Park 38 Cottage Avenue Lawrence, Lewis Henry . . Falmouth 83 Pleasant Street Lawton, Ealph Wilber Fall Eiver 75 Pleasant Street Leiper, McCarrel Hudson Blauvelt, N. Y. 116 Pleasant Street Levin E, Darwin Sherborn 38 Cottage Street Lipshires, David Mathbw Winter Hill 14 Nutting Street Loring, William Rupert • ■ Housatonic 94 Pleasant Street LusK, John Isaiah • • Marlboro Lyons, Louis Martin • Rockland 29 North Prospect Street Maginnis, John Joseph Lawrence 35 North Prospect Street Mallory, Alfred Sidney Lynn 15 Hallock Street Marshall, Max Skidmore Amherst 44 Sunset Avenue Mather. William Amherst Fitts House McClellan, Adams Newton Keene, N. H. 35 East Pleasant Street 130 131 gail9l6 McKechnie, Donald Brooks Farm Sharon McKeb, William Heney Brooks Farm Chelsea Messenger, Kenneth Leeoy 35 East Pleasant Street Winsted, Conn. Millard, Harold Baldwin 5 East Pleasant Street Great Barrington Minor, John Bacon, Jr. 79 Pleasant Street Plainville. Conn. Mitchell, Edward Nahum 36 North Prospect Street Medford Mitchell, Theodore Bertis Brooks Farm Needham Mower, Carl Taft 35 East Pleasant Street Montpelier, Vt. Newton, Edward BucivLand 5 Nutting Avenue Holvoke Newton, Gaylord Arthur 3 Fearing Street Durham, Conn. Norcross, Gardner Clyde . 58 Pleasant Street Brimfleld Odams, Lester Nichols 120 Pleasant Street Salem O ' NiELL, Oliver Maurice 16 Pleasant Street Dorchester Patch, Lawrence Henry 120 Pleasant Street ' ' nham Petit, Arthur Victor 31 East Pleasant Street Amherst 1915 Phipps. Clarence Eitchie 77 Pleasant Street Powell, Jajies Congdon 77 Pleasant Street Pratt, Oliver Goodell 17 Phillips Street Preble, John Nelson . 42 McClellan Street Randall, Waring Eugene Belchertown Dorchester Newport, E, I. Salem Jamaica Plain Belchertown Eay.momi, (I ' linton Eufus 35 North Prospect Street Reumann, Theodore Henry 31 East Pleasant Street RoBBiNS, Waldo Whiting 53 Lincoln Avenue Roberts, Oliver Cousens 36 North Prospect Street Beverly New Bedford Hinaham Boston Robinson, Williaji Herbert 56 Pleasant Street Lynn Russell, Howard Leigh 116 Pleasant Street Worcester St. George, Raymond Alexander 15 Hallock Street Lynn Sampson, Fred Buckman 60 Pleasant Street Fall River Sanborn, Deane Waldron c o 8. J. Wright Nantncket Sawyer, Wesley Stevens 42 McClellan Street Boston Sawyer, William George c o S. J. Wright Schlough, George Homer 31 East Pleasant Street Berlin Waltham 132 Ii9ie Seavey. Arthur Jones Pease Avenue Sedgwick, Alfred u6 Pleasant Street Smith, Caeleton Tower ii6 Pleasant Street Smith, Sydney Summer . 35 North Prospect Street Spaulding, Lewis Dinans . o o Prof. Morton Spencer, Arthur Wintheop 12 Cottage Street Stanton, Frank Parker 35 East Pleasant Street Stickney, Stephen Arthur 7 Nutting Avenue Stower, Kaymond Timothy 35 East Pleasant Street Stowers, Addison Clifford 15 Phillips Street Strong, William Perkins Pine Street, North Amherst New Braiutree Fall River West Newton Boston South Hiuoliam Dauvers Eevere West Peabody Enfield, Conn. Dorcliestei- Hadley Falls Sullivan, Harold Leo 35 North Prospect Street Sutherland, Ralph 77 Pleasant Street Lawrence Swift, Hubbard . 83 Pleasant Street Thayer, Weston Gushing 53 Lincoln Avenue Thompson, ' ELLS Nash . 79 Pleasant Street Cambridge West Falmoutli Hiuoliam Adams 133 1916 Thorpe, Eichard Warrejn 17 Cottage Street TiLTOx. Arthur Dana 15 Phillips Street Tucker, Lee Heston . 8 North College; K T Underwood, Arthur Leslie 35 East Pleasant Street VanAlstyne, Lewis Morrell 75 Pleasant Street VicKERs, John 36 North Prospect Street Warren, Wesley Raymond 15 Phillips Street Weeks, Roger Wolcott 75 Pleasant Street Wilbur, Lawrence Weston . 23 East Pleasant Street Willoughby, Rayjiond Royce 24 Beston Street WoLFSON, Louis Elijah . 38 Cottage Street Woodbury, Ray Willard c o H. J. Russell, Cottage Street Wooding. Paul Bennett 35 East Pleasant Street Woods, Frank Archibald 5 Nutting Avenue Wood WORTH, Brooks 6 Nutting Avenue WoRTHLEY, Harlan Noyes 14 Nutting Street Weight, John Lindsey 77 Pleasant Street Yesair, John 36 North Prospect Street West Medford Wellesley Ware Stow Kiiidei ' hook, N. Y. Deer field Worcester Hyde Park South Middleboro Newingtou, Conn. Maiden Newbnryport Yalesville, Conn. Groton Lowell Greenwood Putman, Conn. By field 11916 Un-Classified Students Brawn, Howard D. Foxboro 32 North Prospect Street Derby, L. L Hudson 32 East Pleasant Street. Dillon, Thojias S. West Warren 116 Pleasant Street Fellows, Kathbrine A. Northampton 21 Amity Street Floyd, Fred G West Eoxbury 9 Fearing Street Hartwell, Herbert C. Plymouth 32 East Pleasant Street. HiGGiNS, Lloyd H. Princeton 31 North Prospect Street Hill, Donald K. Arlington 29 McClellan Street Leonard, Nelson E Eaynham, Conn. 30 North Prospect Street Lindsley, Horace N Orange, N. J. 120 Pleasant Street Lydiard, C. H Boston 3 Phillips Street McLean, George R. Northampton 60 Washington Street. McMuRRY, Charles J. Pitcliburg McNamara, M. J. Stoughton MooRADKANiAN, Grefory ........ Lawrcuce Hillside Avenue MuRRiN, James P Dorchester 79 Pleasant Street Newton, Bay L Maiden 39 McClellan Street 135 i9ie Obrien, Patrick 60 Pleasant Street Parker, Judson L. . 56 North Pleasant Street Pierce, Harry W. 3 McCIellan Street Kiciiardson, Eoyal p. 29 McCIellan Street Robinson. Edward H. 3 McCIellan Street Ruoi;, Artiiii! J., Jr. . Lincoln Avenue Russell, Edward S. 73 Pleasant Street Studley, Robert A. 44 Triangle Street Talbot, Marjorie . 9 Phillips Street TuTTLE, George E. Pleasant Street Uphaji, Hudson W. 8 Allen Street Winchester. George T. 76 Pleasant Street Winter. Henry G. . 120 Pleasant Street Pittsfleld Holyoke West Medford Scituate Maiden Worcester New Haven, Conn. Rockland Roxbury Waltham Thornton ' s Ferry, N. H. Woburn AsUburnham 136 1916 jLjiLL M J!ff£ a toMX The Athletic Field KEVIOUS to the campaign for the present field, an attempt was made to construct a field south of the Veterinary Laboratory on land now owned by the Q. T. V. fraternity. In September, 1911, plans and blue prints were ready for a field on that location. President Butterfleld asked that these plans be looked over; his reipiest wa.s complied with, and after due consideration were pronounced in- iide:pnite. There the matter dropped. In Ihc fall of 1012, Prof. Hicks asked permission from the President to visit several of the state institutions for the jjurpose of examining their ath- letic fields. Consent was given, with the result that twenty three of the state colleges and universities as far west as Kansas and Nebraska were visited, and their athletic fields and gynmasinnis carclnlly inspected. These investiga- tions were the beginning of plans for llie new Held. The next step was to formulate a definite plan of action, for although a field had long been talked of, there was no absolute statement as to how and by wliom the field should be built. The body then controlling athletics was known as the athletic board, but had no recognition from the trustees by which it might do business. At the meeting of the trustees in June, 1913, there was presented a jtlan for the control of athletics, and for the construction of a field, under what would be known as a Joint Committee on Inter-Collegiate Athletics, this committee to derive its powers from the trustees. The trustees voted to accejit the plan and the flist meeting of the connnittee was held in September, 1!)1. " !. A subcommittee was aiijjointed with jiower to raise funds for the field and to construct the same. At a meeting of the trustees in June, 1913, the section of land now graded for an athletic field was set aside for that purjtose. The plan was presented to the students on December 3, 1913, at which time .f2,5()() was pledged. Actual construction of the field was begun with stu- dent labor on April 10, 1914. All drains were laid and everything ready for the contractor by June 8, 1914. G. S. Dickinson of Amherst was the contractor. The plans embody the best arrangemeut for the land, and are a combination of the best features of the fields examined by Prof. Hicks. The class of 1903 has undertaken to build the gate, ujion which work will be started in the spring. When completed this |12.lll)(l investment will prove an invaluable asset to athletics at this colleae. 138 ' The Football Season The 1!)14 football seasou opened with several difliculties for Coach Brides to overcome. There were five veterans of the strong 1913 team remaining, the 1914 schedule was the hardest an Aggie team ever faced, the new rule prohibit- ing freshmen from playing on the Varsity had gone into effect, and there was a woeful lack of good substitute material in the upper classes. At the time of writing, four games have been played and it cannot be truthfully said that the season thus far has been a success. As the chief cause for this fact, the lack of football men now in college can be given. Football men of ability are not matriculating here, for reasons not to be set forth in this review. The team has woi-ked hard and faithfully, but has not yet shown the power that it is capable of. The two biggest games are still remaining, and there is a fighting chance for the team to come through and make the season successful. The student body is standing loyally behind the team, aud is a big factor in driving the team to do its best. The management is to be highly commended and has worked hard to help the team. There is not another C!oach in the country that could have done as much for the teams here as Coach Brides has done in the last three years, and no mistake will be made in secur- ing him for the 191.5 team. 140 1916 ' - ' ,i ?i,£.::«!touu.i: otttfc-.;,, . The Football Association George D. Melican James A. Price Charles W. Moses Dr. Arthur Brides Curry S. Hicks Captain Manager Assistant Manager Coach Athletic Director Scores 1914 September 26. Dartmouth at Hanover . October .3. Holy Cross at Worcester October 10. Colgate at Hamilton, N. Y. October 17. Colby at Portland, Me. . October 31. Tufts at Medford . November 7. Middleburv at Amherst . M. A. C. 6 14 6 7 0pp. 29 25 6 7 141 19161 Football Individual Statistics Name Melicau, q i(trtcr-hack Dole, center Whorf, ftill-back Palmer, half-huel- Jordan, tjuurd Plaisted, tavJclc and end Sclilottei ' beok. tuekle Currau, tackle Perry, gtiairl . Darling, lialf-hack . Grayson, half-hack and end Day, end .... Higg ' inhotliain, end Fuller, i nard Williams, enxl . Danforth, tackle Little, hack Miir|iliy, (iiiarter-hack Verheck, ( itard Eich, lidlflxick Dunn, gnard Bolles, half-hack Cotton, tackle . Hagelstein. tackle Weight He gilt Age 140 5 ' 8 " 24 180 6 ' •J " 21 170 5 ' 10 " 22 170 6 ' 20 170 5 ' 10 " 0-7 ISS 6 ' ■) " 20 175 6 ' ■2 " 23 170 5 ' 10 " 20 185 5 ' 10 " 25 160 5 ' 7 " 21 155 6 ' 20 158 5 ' 7 " 19 158 5 ' 8 " 20 172 5 ' 11 " 25 153 5 ' 8 " 22 176 6 ' 21 150 5 ' 8 " 20 137 5 ' 7 " 21 173 5 ' 10 " 24 155 5 ' 8 " 21 165 5 ' 10 " 18 140 5 ' 8 " 20 175 6 ' 19 175 6 ' •) " 19 142 The Hockey Season Looking back on the past winter ' s hockey season, a few words may be deservedly said concerning the result of Aggie ' s team nnder Captain " Det " Jones. Our season record shows six victories and two defeats. With " Det " as our leader and with ex-captain Jack Hutchinson back in his old place, our aggregation soon rounded into shape so that our first game with Williams very handily came our way, 8-1. Our next game came at the end of the Christmas vacation, the team going to West Point and taking the cadets into camp by a 5-0 score. The next two games, while they were our only defeats, can not be looked upon as such from a purely hockey standj oint either at Hanover or in the Boston Arena. We showed that our team was fully as strong as either Dart- mouth or Harvard to which we went down to defeat 2-1, and 5-4 respectively; the latter game being a ten minute overtime one. The rest of the schedule came our -way very easily. Holy Cross being the first victims. 13-0, followed by the Springfield Y. M. C. A. college 2-0 and 5-0, and Amherst in the last game of the year by a 4-0 score. By graduation this year we lose undoubtedly the two most valuable men on last year ' s team ; but on looking over the prospects there seems to be no reason why Aggie should not hold her place among the leading college hockey teams of the country. Manager Draper is arranging an excellent schedule, Harvard, Yale, Prince- ton, Dartmouth and Cornell already being booked. With the backing of the student body and a good enthusiastic spirit instilled into the entire team, one may look to another big year of hockey at M. A. C. 143 HocKKY Team l!)i:M!il4 The Hockey Association Herbert H. Archibald Captain Earle S. Draper Manager Frank A. Anderson, Charles A. Huntington . . Assistant Managers THE TEAM 1913-14 Buttrick, ' 17, Feruald, ' IG Goal Ross, ' 17, Needliain, " 14 . . . . . . Point Archibald, ' 15 Cover point Hutchinson, ' 14 Kover Jones, ' 14 . . . . . . . . Center Chisliolm, ' 16, Feruald, ' 16 . . . . Right wing Johnson, ' 15 Left wing Scores M. A. C. 0pp. December 1!). ■illianls at ' illianlst( yn 8 1 January 3. Army at West Point 5 Januaiv 10. l artmouth at Dartmouth . 1 January 14. Harvard at Boston 2 o January 17. Holy Cross at Worcester . . 13 January 21. Springfield at Springfield . 5 January 30. Springfield at Amherst 2 February 14. Amherst at Amherst . 4 OEl S EZS The Track Season For the season of 1913-1914 the relay team had three races scheduled, win- ning but one of these. On the surface this would look like an unsuccessful season, but considering the fact that the team was composed of men who were decidedly green at the sport, the results were not so surprising. Two members of the team were first year men, and only one of the remaining two had repre- sented M. A. C. before. At the coast Artillery Corps meet, the team lost to Tufts, and in the tri- angular meet with Worcester Tech and Boston College, at the B. A. A. games held at Boston, we had to be contended with third place. Kh((de Island, how- ever, fell an easy victim at the annual indoor meet of the Armory Athletic Association held in I ' rovideuce. Coach Dickinson deserves great credit for his hard and consistent work with the new material. In the outdoor spring work, the team was too severely handicapped by the lack of proper facilities to make much of a showing. As it was we kept Am- herst hustling in the annual meet, and with the majority of the old material on hand and much promising color in the new class, the meet this year may take on a different aspect. The same applies to the N. E. I. A. A. meet, although no I)oints were scored last year, the showing of the men was promising, thanks to the unlimited service of Pratt P ield offered to our men, and to the good hearted coaching of Prof. Neligan. 145 Track Team, 1913-1914 The Track Association Harold Aiken, ' 1(j .... Ellis F. Clark, ' 15 ... . John Murphy, ' 1G; Dean A. Ricker, " K! Lawrence S. Dickinson Warren F. A ' HITT1ER . . . . Captain Manager Assistant Managers Indoor Coach Cross Country Coach , EELAY TEAM Coast Artillery Meet— Tufts vs. M. A. C. At South Ariiiorv. Boston, .Jannary 24, 1914. AA ' ctii l)T Tufts. Distance, l:!20 yards. Time. 2 minutes, 43% seconds. 1!. A. A. Meet— W. P. I. and Boston College vs. M. A. C. In Boston, February, 1914. Won by W. P. ' I. 1 )istance, 1340 yards. Armory Athletic Association Meet — E. I. S. C. vs. M. A. C. In Providence February 21, 1914. Won by M. A. C. Time, 2 minutes, .51% seconds. THE EUNNEES Smith, ' 14 Nicolet, ' 14 Mostrom, ' 10 Baer, ' 17 Favor, ' 17 Coleman, ' 17 Eussell, ' 10 Sturtevant, ' 17 146 !1916 Gross Countky Tkam, 1914 Cross Country Season The cross countrj ' season for l!)l:! was moderateh ' successful. Tlie team met witli one defeat and one victory, and placed sixth in the Intercollegiates at Dartmouth. The team won a victory over the well balanced Amherst team, but later lost to the team from Brown. This defeat was partly due to bad weather, and partly because the team was hindered by the lack of spiked shoes. This year saw M. A. C. represented for the first time in the New England Intercollegiates. The Intercollegiate cross covmtry run was held over the ideal course at Dartmouth. The well balanced Maine team nosed out the fast Dart- mouth team. M. A. C. finished sixth, winning over Amherst and Williams. This showing was all that could be expected, and the prospects for a good team next year are bright, because only one man will be lost by graduation. Too much credit can not be given Coach Whittier for his untiring work in coach- ing the team, and giving timelv advice. THE TEAM Nute, ' 14 Richards, ' 16 Coley, ' IC, Captain Dogget, ' 16 Russell, " 16 Baei ' , ' 17 1915 ii4 Sf S ;Sl tiijiii ii ;. i i f! Records I. C. A. A. A. Ar M. A. C. 100-Yard Dash 9% s. P.. J. Wefers, Georgetown l(li -, s. T. W. Nicolet, Class of 1914. Univ., 1S9(;. and R. C. Craig, Mich., l!)n 220-Yard Dash 21% s. B. J. Wefers, Georgetown 2: .% s. D. S. Caldwell, Class of 1913. Univ., 1896, and R. C. Craig, Mich., 1910, 1911, and D. F. Lippincott, Penn., 1913. UO-Yard Run. 48 s. C. D. Reidpath, Syracuse, 1912. 53% s. F. W. Whitney, Class of 1913. One Mile Bun. 4 min., 14% s. J. P. Jones, Cornell, 4 niin., 49 s. W. S. Coley, Class of 1913. ' 191(i. 220-Yard Hurdles 23% s. A. C. Kraenzleiu, Penn., 2S% s. N. R. Clark, Class of 1913. 1898. Ruiininfi Hii li ■lump 6 ft.. 314 in. T. MofHt, Penn., 1907. 5 ft.. 7i . in. K. E. Gillett. Class of 1908. Riinninfi Broad Jump 24 ft., 4y. in. A. C. Kraenzlein, 21 ft.. 1 0 in. T. W. Nicolet, Class of Penn., 1899. 1914. Pole Va.ult 13 ft., 1 in. R. Gardner, Yale, 1912. 10 ft., (i in. B. Googins, Class of 191( . Hammer Throw 173 ft.. i in. Lee Talbott, Penn., 105 ft.. 5 in. J .L. Eisenhanre, Class 1910. of 1913. Diseiis Throw 115 ft., 1014 in. J. D. Birchard, Class of 1917. NOTE:— Dates of I. C. A. A. A. A. records refer to year made. 148 The Baseball Season The spring of the next year will no doubt, be a deciding factor in the fu- ture baseball schedules of M. A. C. Due to more thau mediocre teams iu the past few years, Aggie has established for herself a name among the higher in- stitutions of learning. Now no longer must we fear iu picking our games as we have proven ourselves capable of giving the larger college teams more than practice games. However, we cannot afford to lie back and rest on our laurels of years past, but must rather give added incentive to the thought that next year will see a team that can put Aggie on a higher plane thau ever before. The com- ing year must necessarily be a sort of a climax where a winning team will add much to the pi ' estige of M. A. C. and make her a powerful factor in inter- collegiate baseball. In the year gone by, we find the baseball aggregation made up largely of veterans of the year before who showed good results under the coaching of " Billj " Fitzmaurice. Of that winning combination, however, five men have been lost, two of them pitchers who for four years have been the mainstays in the box, besides being reliable battei-s. So an almost entirely new team must be formed which means more earnest efforts in the early Spring training. With- out doubt our facilities for indoor work are poor, yet this should ouly prove an incentive to greater efforts on our part. From the result of the 1914 sea- son, one cannot help but conclude that there must be developed a team that has the punch to last from the very start until the last game of the season is over. Baseball Team 1914 The Baseball Association 1914 1915 Joseph Sherman . . . Captain . . . Arthur Johnson George D. Melican . . Manager . . . Stanley Prouty Stanley Prouty . . Assistant Manager .... W. P. FiTZMAURICB . . . Coach . . . W. P. FiTZMAURICE THE TEAM 1914 Brooks, ' 15 ■ . . . Catcher Sherman, ' 14; Davies, ' 14; Johnson, ' 15 . • . . . . Pitchers Pahuer, ' Ifi First Base King, ' 16 . . Second Base Hutchinson, ' 14 Third Base Brewer, ' 14 . . Short Stop Johnson, ' 15 Right Field Davies, ' 14 ; Johnson, ' 14 Center Field Plaisted, ' 16 Left Field Morse, ' 14 ; Hadlield, ' 14 ; Fernald, ' 16 Siihstitiites ISO M. A. C. vs. Amherst, June 13, 1914 t ltiiatioii. Score — M. A. C. . . 2 Amherst Developments : — Capt. Sherman came to bat with men on second and third. He hit for three bases scoring the men. Score— M. A. C. . . 4 Amherst . . View sliows ball and bat in mid air and the rimner coming in from th April 11. April 16. April 22. April 25. May 2. May e ' . May 11. May 15. May 22. May 2.3 ' May 27. May 29. May 30. June 5. June 13. June 16. . Results of the 1914 Season Harvard at Cambridge University of Maine on Campus Holy Cross at Wcu ' cester Williams at Williamstown Dartmouth at Hanover . Springfield on Campus Springfield at Springfield Norwich on Campus Norwich at Norwich University of Vermont at Burlington Amherst at Pratt Field Boston College at Boston Tufts at Medford .... University of Vermont on Campus Amherst at Pratt Field . Wesleyan at Middletown, Conn. 151 M. A. C. 4 5 ird. ()pp. 18 3 8 8 9 2 14 11 3 9 1 2 3 6 •- _€j 5 5 7 2 5 2 Rifle Team Review Since a rifle team was established at M. A. C. in 1909, almost phenomenal success has attended it. Dni-ing the five seasons past, the team has won the United States intercollegiate indoor championship three times and the outdoor championship four times. Last year with a season ' s average of 968.7 and record breaking scores of 978 and 980, the team finished in second place, losing their only match to Mi chigan Aggie, who established phenomenal scores in intercollegiate indoor shooting. The outdoor rifle team last spring established a new record by scoring 827 out of a possible 900, and finishing in first place. This was accomplished despite the fact that the team had no coach and shot imder somewhat unfavorable rules. The following men comprised the outdoor team : E. W. Dunbar ' 14, J. H. Oertel ' 14, E. P. Hotis ' 15, M. C. Lane ' 15, G. F. Hyde ' 15, E. M. LTpton ' 15. M. 0. Lane ' 15 was elected ca])tain for this year. Prospects for a successful indoor team are very bright for this year, seven of last year ' s team being left in college. However, there are places for the new men, and anyone who has any ability in that line should follow it up, as men must be developed to take the places of those who graduate with 1915. The success of the t eam depends to a large extent vipon the student body. Their financial support means better equipment and good coaching, both being very important factors in the season ' s shooting. The name of M. A. C. has been brought before the public many times because of the victories of her rifle team, and such a team deserves the continued support which has been given it in the past. The athletic association has granted an rMt to those men who make up the outdoor team, or who shot among the first five in 50 per cent of the indoor matches and whose average is 188 or better. The student body has not failed in their support in the past, and it is hoped that this year will prove no exception. 1916 Indoor Rifle Team Individual Averages Name Number of Matches Shot Ave. Hotis, " 15 11 194.2 Oertel, ' 14 11 194.0 Wetherbee, ' 16 11 192.9 Dunbar, ' 14, Captain 11 192.7 Upton, ' 15 5 191.8 Mack, ' 17 7 191.7 Clark, ' 14 . 11 191.1 Hyde, ' 15 11 190.8 Lane, ' 15 . 10 189.1 Parmenter, " 15 8 188.2 Wliitmore, ' 15 10 186.2 M. A. C. Scores II the Matches Purdue 946 University of Minnesota 956 Massachusetts Institute of Technology 968 Harvard 965 Michigan Agricultural College . 968 Princeton , . 976 Iowa 974 Norwich 973 California . 975 North Georgia 975 West Virginia 980 New M. A. C. record. Outdoor Rifle Team Name Scoro Dunbar, ' 14 142 Hotis, ' 15 140 Hyde, ' 15 1.38 Lane, ' 15 138 Oertel, ' 14 . . 137 Upton, ' 15 135 153 Wearers of the " M " Football Melicau, ' 15 Jordan, ' 16 Dole, -15 I ' erry, 16 Darling, ' IG Basehall Schlotterbeck, ' 16 Brooks, ' 15 King, ' 16 Johnson, ' 15 Palmer, " 16 Fei-nald, " Ki Track Plaisted. " 16 Aiken, ' 16 Richards, ' 16 Googins, ' 16 Burchard, ' 17 Mostroni. " 16 Hockey Stnrtevant, ' 17 Ai ' Lhibald. " 15 Fernald, ' 16 •Jdlinson, " 15 Wool ley, ' 16 ( " hisholiii, ' 16 Ross, ' 17 Tennis Bnttrick, ' 17 Ai-cliibald, " 15 Perrv. ' Ki Di-aper, " 15 Rifle Whitney, " 16 Hyde, " 15 ■ ' hitm()re, " 15 Wetherbee, 16 154 155 MUSICAL CLUBS 157 191B Glkk and Mai 1)()lk ( " liuis The Glee Club Previous to the season 1912- ' lo, music at M. A. C. was in a deplorable state and it became apparent tliat unless an adequate and efficient coach could be secured the idea of having- a glee and mandolin club would have to be given up. Through the efforts of several ineiiiliers of the (irganizalion the services were secured of Mr. John Bland, choirmaster of Calvarv Episcopal Church, New York City. With the advent of Mr. Bland into musical circles at the college, flagging interest revived and, before the end of the year, a club materialized of which the college could be justly proud. Last year Mr. Bland again had charge of the singing and in spite of various set-backs the spring season witnessed an or- ganization of an even higher standard than formerly, and the annual incursion into New York and New Yersey proved highly successful. The coming year gives promise of indeed wonderful results both from the financial and musical standpoint. Some sixty men have shown keen desire to push the organization and set it upon a higher plane than ever before. An elaborate schedule of performances is being arranged for, including an api ear- ance at Carnegie Hall, New York, in conjunction with the clubs of Harvard, Columbia, University of Pennsylvania and Dartmouth. This will be in the form of a competitive sing, participation in which will mean a great advertis- ing feature for the college. The management predicts several vaudeville engagements, which, while undertaken mainly from a financial viewpoint, will doubtless prove a considerable attraction for the men engaged. 158 ji9ie Musical Clubs Leaders Edwin C. Towne Glee Stuart K. Faeear Mandolin Ralph E. Tower Orchestra GLEE CLUB Pendleton, ' 15 Stowe, ' 18 Gillete, ' IS Buchanan, ' 17 Laird, ' 16 Blanpied, ' 16 First Basses Barnes. ' 16 Gale. ' 15 Dinsniore, ' 17 Leiper, ' 18 Dempsey, ' 17 Archibald, ' 15 Smith, ' 17 Moberg, ' 15 Ferris, ' 18 Mayo, ' 17 Tower, ' 15 Lewis. J. K., Gaventa, ' 16 ' 15 Hunt. ' 16 Hildreth, ' 15 Mostrom, ' 16 Tower. W. E., ' 15 Thayer, ' 17 Second Basses Lawrence. " 17 Graham. ' 17 Lincoln, ' 15 Messenger, ' 18 Hyde, ' 15 Hyde. G. F., ' 15 More, ' 15 Seavy, ' 18 Cameron. ' 18 Coe, ' 16 Second Tenors Harper, ' 15 Barton, ' 18 Gurshin, ' 17 Goodwin. ' 16 Griggs, ' 15 Worthley, ' 18 Hatfield, ' 15 Smith, ' 18 Hawley, ' 18 Lewis, ' 17 ' erbeck, ' 16 Nims, ' 17 Nicholson, ' 16 Norcross, ' 18 First Tenors Mahau, ' 16 Sawyer, ' 18 Swan, ' 16 Dodge, ' 16 Sutherland, Schwab, ' 17 18 159 i9ie| Tower, E. E., ' 15 ORCHESTRA First yioUns Goodwin, ' 18 Sims, ' 17 Huntington, ' 16 Bennet, ' 15 Second Violins Howe, ' IS Pendleton, ' 15 Graham, ' 17 Howe, A. E., ' 18 ' Cello Mitchell, ' 18 Cornet Tilton, ' 18 Second Cornet Hunt, ' 16 Flute and Piccolo Johnson, ' 18 Trombone Gushing, ' 16 Driuns and Traps Swan, ' 16 Bass Laird, ' 16 Piano Johnson, ' 15 Buchanan, ' 17 MANDOLIN CLUB First Mandolins Tower, E. E., ' 15 Fernald, ' 16 White, ' 15 Powell, ' IS Mattoon, ' 16 Second Mandolins Lipshires, ' 18 Dodge, ' 16 Griggs, ' 15 Aiken, ' 16 Third Mandolins Howe, (4. E.. ' IS Goodwin, W. L. ' 18 Beadle, ' IS Banjos Smith, ' 15 Lewis, J. K., ' 15 Halleck, ' 17 Howe, A. E., ' 18 Swan, " 16 Guitar ' Cello 160 !;rl,»LLi l -- ' ' ._., 1916 OkCIJKS ' I ' UA Orchestra Although the majority of the orchestra was graduated with lOl-l, yet there is no ground for discouragement. With but one exception the places left vacant by Hutchinson, Porter, Howard, Bragg, Nicolet, Jenny, Tarbell and Hogg have been well filled. There is still need of a clarinet, and a bass, and a successful year is looked forward to. The plan this year is to work on, not only the popular pieces whicli always find favor, but on selections from the new comic operas, and also some grand opera pieces and overtures. As a part of the Roister Bolsters on their trips, and likewise the musical clubs, the orchestra .will figure quite prominently by furnishing music for danc- ing whicli follows the entertainment in each case. The orchestra also furnishes music for social functions on the campus. The orchestra has always been supported by its members, but it seems that this branch of the musical clubs, so often called upon by the faculty and students should receive some support either from the college or the students. 162 = U ' . i ' y kjl C 163 1916 The Roister Bolsters The policy of the Roister Doisteis has been greatly changed this year. The reorganization has been snch that the society will be able to broaden out. and f-rom now on dramatics will be rnn on a strictly bnsiness basis. In order to do this it has been necessary to depart from the set ways of most college dramatic societies. We are able to do this throngh the hearty co- operation of several of the better known New York ])rodncevs, and from now on the society will produce plays that have been late Broadway successes. It is also hoped that several original plays that are now being written by the members of the society will also be produced in the near future. In staging these plays, all the electrical effects, costuming and so on, will lie the work and ideas of members of the society. The pi ' oduction of plays is entirely in tlie hands of the manager and his assistants, and no professional coaches are emploj ' ed. One phase of the rural jiroblem to-day is to enable the rural people to provide their own amusement, and to make it compare favorably with urban attractions. It is the aim of this society to train the undergraduates of -this college to handle this situation. It is also hoped that at some time the society may be able tt) imju ' ove rural drama in its broadest sense, and start a new school which will place it on as high a scale as any other division of the drama. ' When this is accomplished the reputation of the Koister Doisters is made. 164 -4 .■ -if-. ' i.ijM ' ; ■i ' -,r :i t- -I I ' I — r. 1916 , Roister r oi8TERS ' The Roister Bolster Dramatic Society OFFICERS Gladstone H. Cale . . . President Maurice J. Clough Vice-President Harold M. Rogers Secretary James T. Nicholson Treasurer MANAGEMENT James T. Nicholson . . . General Business and Producing Manager Arthur F. Williams Assistant Business Manager William Baville, Jr. . . . . Assistant Advertising Manager 165 1916 Comedy of Errors CASTE OF CHARACTERS James T. Nicholson, Chester E. Wheeler, (Gladstone H. Cale, JLiocoln D. Kelsey, SOLI N US, Duke of Ephesus AGEOjSi, a Merchant of Syracuse .... ANTIPHOLUS of Ephesus ) Twin ANTIPHOLUS of Syracusei brothers Sons to Ageon and Emilia DEOMIO of Ephesus | " Twin ] Sumner F. Chamberlain, DEOMIO of Syracuse S brothers T. Palmer Wilcox, Attendants of the Autipholus ANGELO, A merchant MERCHANT, A Creditor of Angelo PINCHE, A schoolmaster EMILIA, Wife of Ageon An abbess at Ephesus (Wife of AntipholusI ) of Ephesus LUCIANA, Her sister ADRIANA Murry D. Lincoln, Lewis T. Buckman, Franklin DeMeritt, Harold M. Rogers, Malcolm I). Campbell, Charles R. Wilbur, ' 16 " 14 ' 15 ' 17 ' 17 ' 16 ' U ' 17 ' 17 ' 1.5 Scene — The Totcn of Ephesus cTVlr. Kelly from Kalamozoo CAST OP CHARACTERS CLARENCE PRENTICE, More or less a gentleman of leisure . Little, ' 16 HENRY TETLOW, His uncle, an impressario .... Perry, ' 16 RUFE KING, His brother-in-law Cale, ' 15 THE REV. ERNEST FEEY, Rector of St. Benedict ' s Heathfleld Parish . Masse, ' 15 IGNATZ DEMAREST ROGERS, A Syncopated genius . Chamberlain, ' 17 BARTON, Butler at the Tetlow ' s ' . . . . W. I. Mayo, Jr., ' 17 JIM, A policeman Schlotterbeck, ' 16 MADELAINE SANDERSON, Tetlow ' s ward .... Wilbur. ' 17 MARY KING, His niece Hathaway, ' 16 FIRST STUDENT Schlotterbeck, ' 16 SECOND STUDENT Edwards, ' 17 THIRD STL DENT Cotton, ' 17 TED STRONG, of the St. Louis " Nationals " .... Wilcox. ' 16 CARMENCITA DE MOUNTJOY ' , Late of the " Follies Bergeres " . Gushing Toppan, Harvard, ' OS STUDENTS OF RAETON COLLEGE Scene — Tetlow ' s home, Raeton Time — The opening night of eollege 166 From Comedy of Errors 167 The Public Speaking Council George F. Hyde Irving B. Lincoln Charles H. Gould . Lincoln D. Kelsey . President Vice-President Treasurer Secretary Oratory and Debate While oratory and debate are activities uot strongly patronized by tlie students, they still hold an important place in the college functions. During the past two years the Public Speaking Council has been working hard to raise Aggie ' s reputation along these lines. Last season debates were arranged with Khode Island State and Clark College. A unanimous decision in the first in- stance was quite gratifying, and the fact that the Clark debate went against the team by a two to one vote was in no wise a discouragement. Enthusiasm among the students is the greatest help this branch of activi- ties could have. The rewards for the Varsity team, consisting of gold medals and money, the same for the Burnham Declamation and the Flint Oratory con- tests are well worth the energy expended. While the work of the Council is the leading item in this eil ' ort to put M. A. C. where she belongs in debate, it counts for little if not supported by the students, and hence the real responsibility for the success of the debating teams lies with the student body. 168 11916 Public Speaking Council TWENTY- SECOND FLINT ORATORICAL CONTEST AT THE COLLEGE CHAPEL Wednesday evening. May 20, 1014, at seven-thirty o ' clock Presiding Officer, Dr. Robert J. Spragne Sjjeakcrs " The Future New England " " The Function of the Agitator " " Salesmanship; It ' s Place in Agriculture " " Philippine Independence ' ' . Lincoln D. Kelsey Henry H. White George F. Hyde Frederick W. Eead Judges Eev. S. Paul Jefferson Mr. Ezra L. Morgan Prof. Edward M. Lewis The contestant receiving first honor will be awarded a gold medal and |20 in money, and the contestant receiving second honor S15 in money. 169 Varsity Debating Team, 1914 FIFTH ANNUAL DEBATE AT THE COLLEGE CHAPEL Friday evening, January 16tli, 1!)14 At 7 :30 O ' Clock Presiding Officer, Prof. Henry E. Smith QUESTION: — " Rcsolucd, that Ihc Monroe Doctr ' me as a systeni or polici of intcrri ' iitio}! haxcd upon, the primacy of tlie U. S ' . ;( Aiiirricitn affairs should be abandoned. " SPEAKEES Affirmative Negative Irving B. Lincoln, ' 15 George E. Donnell, ' 15 Thomas L. Harrocks, ' 16 George N. Danporth, ' 16 Charles H. Gould, ' 16 Frederick W. Eead, ' 14 JUDGES Prof. Sidney B. Haskell Prop. A. Anderson Mackimmie Prop. Walter E. Prince 170 1916 Debate RHODE ISLAND STATE COLLEGE vs. MASSACHUSETS AGEICULTURAL COLLEGE KINGSTON, R. I. March 19, 1914 QUESTION: — " Resolved, that the Monroe Doctrine as a system of ■policy of intervention based on a conception of United States primacy in American affairs should he abandoned by the United States Government. " PRESIDING OFFICER Hon. H. C. Burchard, Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island SPEAKERS Affirmative, R. I. S. C. Negative, M. A. C. H. Cohen Charles H. Gould E. G. Townbs Thomas Lincoln Harrocks Aloy Soong Frederick W. Read JUDGES Hon. H. B. Graham, Sixth Judical District Court, Providence, R. I. Prop. W. N. Hudson, Clark College Prof. H. B. Huntington, Brown LTniversity MASSACHUSETS AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE vs. CLARK COLLEGE WORCESTER, MASS. May 1, 1914 QUESTION: — ' -Resolved, that the United States should yraiit the Philippines their immediate independence. ' ' PRESIDING OFFICER President Edmund C. Sanford, Clark College Affirmative, M. A. C. Negative, Clark Charles H. Gould Maynard Ginsberg Thomas L. Harrocks William G. Maclaren Frederick W. Read Charles W. Johnson JUDGES Albert B. Hart, Harvard George H. Mellen John Basset, Smith College 171 19161 FORTY-FIRST ANNUAL BURNHAM DKCLAMATION CONTEST M. A. C. CHAPEL Wednesday, April 29, 1914 7::30 P. M. PKESIDING OFFICER Secretary Ralph J. Watts SPEAKERS 1. Najioleon the Little Hugo Harry S. Saidel 2. American Ideals ........ Anoiii iiiniis 1 ()nald Slieriuvan 3. Defence of William 1 ). Havward Darrou: Morris Natli 4. Peroration of the sjjeech " On the Crown " .... Demosthenes Sumner F. Chamberlain 5. Builders of Emjtire Micliaels Paul W. Latham 6. The United States and Universal Peace Wishard Lincoln D. Kelsey JUDGES Dr. Alexander E. Cance Mr. WiLLL i[ L. Machmer Prof. Sidney B. Haskell 172 Stockcuidge Clui! Oi ' " I ' ' K ' eus The Stockbridge Club Offiv. Philip F. ' IT.MouE Harold M. Rogers worthington c. kennedy Ralph P. Hotis . Ernest B. Parmenter . Harold M. Rogers Prof. Sidney B. Haskell . Pre sklent Secretary Treasurer ChairiiHin Division Aniiiuil HiishdiKtri Chairiiiaii Division Pcultrij H iishaiidrij Chairman Division Foiitfilofiy FaeiiJtji Meiiiher of Executive Voiuiiiittee The Stockbridge Club, which for several years has been the agricultural club of the college, has been reorganized on broader lines. It was felt that as the college has grown, and as the interest in various branches of scientific agri- culture has increased, that these ought in some way to be separated so that men interested in some particular line of work could meet and discuss questions of common interest. It was decided to section the club rather than to split it into several small independent clubs, and at present four sectidus aie i)lanned, in- cluding Animal Husbandry, Pomology, Poultry and Gardening; the first three sections are now fully organized. Each section elects its own officers, but mem- bership is in the central club, and officers are elected in this club to have charge of the common interests and plans of all the sections. The executive committee consists of these officers together with the section chairmen and one faculty member. 174 11916 Stock Judging Team, 1914 Stock Judging Team This year the stock judging team cousistiug of Yhitmore, " 15, Moberg, ' 15, and Harvey, ' 15, captured first place at the Brockton fair in competition with teams from all the Agricultural Colleges of New England. This is the first time in recent years that the team has finished on top in any of the larger fairs. The M. A. C. team finished fully 300 points ahead of the Rhode Island team which was second. At the Dairymens ' Show in Chicago last October the team won second on Guernseys, third on Ayshires, and finished seventh in the contest beating out Delaware, Nebraska, New Hampshire, Cornell, Maryland, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Oregon and Arkansas. 175 i9ie ! ?,-,_ .M-7 Mrl.jjj - t ' tii- Landscape Aut Olul ' . Landscape Art Club Officers Earle S. Draper Harold D. Grant Malcolm N. Goodwin Andrew C. Dalyrimple President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer The Landscape Art Club was organized in tlie fall of 1900 as The Junior Landscape Club. The purpose was to provide the men interested in landscape with the opportunity of hearing men who had done things in this and kindred lines. The following year the club became the Landscape Art Club, with social as well as technical aims. During these years many interesting lectures have been given by men of national reputation. The plans this year include a broadening of the social side of the club. Meetings will be held fortnightly, at which prominent men will address the club. Monthly " get togethers " will be held in the form of hikes, camp fire talks and so forth. Active membership is limited to upper classmen, but all men at all interested are urged to attend. 176 1916 Florists ' and Gardeners ' Club Florists ' and Gardeners ' Club Officers Wm. L. Doran Chas. E. Hathaway Helen F. Burt Program Coiiniiittee E. S. Wright C. E. Hathwav President Viee-President Secretary-Treasurer Memhers Willis B. Haskell K. F. McKechnie Alfred E. Wilkins Francis E. Allen Emilo J. Cardarelli Esther H. Chase Eaymond Chisholm Burton Googins Stanley Hall Charles E. Hatlnvay Ralph Kilbon Waldo P. Lrford Harold G. Little James T. Nicholson Garrick E. Wildon Herbert H. Walkden George E. McLean Elizabeth Hooker Henrietta Martindale Milton P. Sherman Gertrude White 177 M. A. C. C. A. Officers Officers of M. A. C. Christian Association Henry H. White President Ashley LeDuc ......... Vice-President Richard W. Smith ......... Secretary Sumner A. Dole .......... Treasurer WiLLiAjr R. Tower ...... Corresponding Secretary The Cabinet Henry H. White President Rodney C. Hall .... Chainiiuii Campus Service Committee A. James Hicks .... Chairman Religious Work Committee Ashley LeDuc Chairman Social Service Committee Philip F. Whitmore . . . Cliainiiaii Adiiiinistration Committee Dana Merrill ...... (iKiiniiaii Boys Club Committee Sumner A. Dole ..... ciininiKin. Finance Committee Elgin Shirk ........ Advisor to Cabinet 1916 Resume of Christian Association |0T only one of the most worthy, but cue of the most thriving or- I ganizations at M. A. C, is its Christian Association. On October ft jSV 17, 1914. it had a paid membership of sixty-five men, and has added a great many since that date. It is doing a splendid work in the college, standing for clean college life, and the development of strong Christian leadei ' ship. This year the Association has organized under the cabinet system, and its committees are hard at work. Boys ' clubs are being conducted, foreigners are being taught English, service to the student body is being rendered, and deputa- tion teams are being sent out. With a new office in the old Trophy Boom in sight, the campus service branch of the work is about to take on a new lease of life. Here an employment bureau and information office are to be conducted. These are but a few of the activities of the organization. It has grown this year, and promises to grow more. It is boimd to advertise M. A. C. widely by its prominence in Y. M. C. A. circles. It is bound to help M. A. C. produce clean men, big men, leaders in city and rural life. Such is the object, and such it prays to accomplish. Country Life Club The Country Life Club The Collegiate Country Life Club of America is a national organization, founded by the alumni students of the colleges of the United States and Canada, in February, 1013. President Butterfleld is the president of the national organization ; such being the case it was thought quite fitting that a chapter of this club should be established at M. A. C. The local club was founded in April, 1914, by several of the students interested in the rural question. The aim of the entire organiza- tion is to promote the development of agriculture in its three distinctive aspects, namely as an industry, as a business, and as a mode of living. This club deserves the hearty support of all men interested in rural problems, for their work in the club will be of real value to them. Press Club The M. A. C. Press Club Officers Tyler S. Rogers I ' lrsidvnt Harold F. Hyde Vice-President Leox F. Whitney .... Secretarij-Treasiirer Honorary Members Pies. K. L. Kutterfleld Pi-of. Robert W. Ne:il Ralph J. Watts Erwin H. Forbush The M. A. C. Press Club was formed to assist in obtaining greater publicity for the college. It is composed of students who report for the daily newspapers or other periodicals and those who have a desire to enter the journalistic field. The club accomjtlishes its purpose by sending out accurate and timely news, not only in athletics but in the other lines of work for which the college is well known. It maintains a bulletin board which is used as a clearing house for all news to which every member has access, thus preventing scoops or varia- tions in the news. The club was formerly organized on September 16, 1!)14, with a member- ship of ten men. The Press club is unique iu that its members are working for the good of the college, they are helping each other, and at the same time are being paid for their labors. ( Tii(ii.ir ( ' i.ir. ( )ii ' ici;i;s M. A. C. Catholic Club Officers James E. Harper Edward L. King James J. Warren Owen F. Slein Eev. John J. Bell President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer Director Tlie M. A. C. Catholic Clnb was organized in 1911 by members of the senior class who felt the need of such an organization among the students. The primary reasons for its formation were that the Catholic men at college might become better acquainted with each other ; that they might take greater consideration of their spiritual welfare, and to foster the good will existing be- tween its members and those of other religious beliefs. Two meetings a month are held at which prominent laymen deliver short talks on topics of general in- terest or upon those more closely related to the Church and her history. The purpose for which the club was founded haA e been realized, and to-day every Catholic student recognizes the value of the club, and feels certain of a useful future for it among the many organizations at M. A. C. 182 • -_ ., ,,, , ,-,,., :tc . =T4r: %t=v.t- 11916 ___ riiOiiuuTiux Ollu Prohibition Club Officers Paul H. Hildreth President Philip F. Whitmorb Yiee-P resident Eaymond L. Chisholm . Secretary Sumner A. Dole Treasurer Henry H. White Reporter ' -= . z n Military Honors The following named Cadet Offlceis have been reported to the Adjutant General of the United States Army and to the Adjutant General of the Com- monwealth of Massachusetts as being efficient in Military Science and Tactics and graduating with highest honors: Colonel Stanley Barron Freeborn. Major Harry Dvinlap Brown. Major Chester Eaton Wheeler. Captain Leone Ernest Smith. Captain Nathaniel Kennard Walker. Captain Eichard Henry Powers. To the winner of the Company competitive drill, a flag, to C Company, Captain Eichard H. Powers. To the Captain of the prize Company, a sabre, to Captain Eichard H. Powers. To the Major of the Battalion including the prize Company, a sabre, to Major Harry I). Brown. For the individual drill in the manual of arms. Gold medal to Corporal Albert James Hicks, ' 16. Silver medal to Private Albert Ralph Stiles, ' 17. Bronze medal to Corporal Everett Shovelton Sanderson, ' 16. 184 The Prize Winners The i ' uizE (Jd.MrANV 18S 186 187 1916 ' Jl.M M i L } i =t =± : ,, r- Inkok.m Ai. ( ' d.M M ri " ri;io The Informal Committee Daniel J. Lewis William H. Hatfield Chairman Treasure? ' Senior Members Herbert H. Archibald Wortliiusiton C. Kennedy William K. Sears Willis H. Haskell, Jr. Junior Members Charles A. Huntington. -Jr. ' Frank A. Anderson James T. Nicholson Soph-Senior Hop Committee, 1914 Soph-Senior Hop Committee James Thomas Nicholson William John Mahoney Chairman Treasurer Tyler Stewart Eogers Clinton Foster Goodwin Norman Estes MeCnlloch Kenneth Bradford Laird T. Palmer Wilcox Senior Members Harold Cotting Black John Doulileday Pellett Faculty Meinhcrs A. H. Nehrling Phillip H. Elwood Patrons Patronesses His Excellency, Governor David I. Walsh Mrs. Kenyon L. Bntterfield President, Kenyon L. Bntterfield Mrs. Edward M. Lewis Dean Edward M. Lewis Mrs. Alexander Meiklejohn President Alexander Meiklejohn, Amherst Mrs. Henry T. Pernald Professor Bliss Perry, Harvard Mrs. J. Nicholson 189 1916 1916 Junior Proji Committee The Junior Prom. Coiiniiittce Frank J. Scheufele Charles E. Hathaway, Jr. ( ' IidiniKiil Trca urcr Herbert W. Bishop Nelson U. Blanpied Benjamin A. Gilmure William S. Coley Charles W. Moses 191G has started out to make her Prom, like all the rest of her class affairs, a complete success. The committee has been well organized, and meets regu- larly. Work has been started so that the twelfth hour rush in details and decoration may be avoided. Prom season, an open season for young ladies, generally lasting from Fri- day till Sunday, includes a hockey game, Glee Club concert, the Promenade, an informal tea, and a sleigh ride, weather permitting. The Promenade will be held Friday evening, February 12, 1915. The hockey game is played on the pond Friday afternoon. Usually a Glee Club con- cert in the cha iel follows. The Prom furnishes the evening ' s entertainment. Saturday afternoon an informal tea is in order. The annual Prom show is given by the Bolster Doisters in the evening. Sunday is a varied ])rogram de- pending on the bent of the individual. Every Prom, of the past has met with favor, it is the aim of the committee to make this year ' s equally plesisant. 190 Collegian Staff, 1914-1915 T he Massachusetts Collegian Published every Tuesday eveuiug by the Students of the Massachusetts Aaricultural Colleae. COLLEGIAN STAFF Frank AV. Buell, ' 15 Editor-in-Chief Tyler S. Rogers, " 16 . Managing Editor Henry H White, ' 15 Assistant Editor James A. Price, " 15 Athletic Editor E. Sumner Draper, ' 15 Athletic Editor Thos. L. Harrocks, ' 16 Department Editor Alfred A. Gioiosa, ' 16 Caiiiini.i Editor Frank A. Scheufele Ahninii Hditor MiLFORD R. Lawrence, ' 17 Associdtr Editor Richard W. Smith, ' 17 Associate Editor Maurice J. Clough, " 15 Business Manager Chas. A. Huntington, Jr., ' 16 . . . Assistant nnsiiKus Manager W. Richard Sears, ' 15 Adrcrtisiiig Mamigcr Lester E. Fielding, " 16 . . . . Assistant Adrertisiny Manager BiRGER R. Rosequist. " 17 Circulation Under its new name of " The Massachusetts Collegian " the College publi- cation by the undergraduate body starts uii its tweiity-tifth year, with policies that the board of editors believe to be broader than ever before in respect to the nse of the " Collegian as a means for bringing the Alumni and the under- graduate into closer relationship for the ultimate bettering of Aggie. 192 • fcjT 11916 Index Boakd The Index The function of a college annual is two fold; first to give the men of the college a first class resume of the previous .year, and second to advertise the college, in an indirect manner. To satisfy the class publishing the hook, and to favorably impress the disinterested reader, is the task of the editors. A college annual should be a subject of real interest to the entire college, and should not be considered as an inherent task of the class whose duty it is to publish it, to be commended if successful, or condemned if faulty. The col- lege year book reaches the entire college force, students and faculty ; the book becomes a subject of college pride, and to be entirely successful must receive enthusiastic support fi ' om all concerned. Such an attitude if manifested at M. A. C, giving the editors confidence and a worthy aim to work for, will pro- duce better Indexes for Aggie in years to come. 193 194 Qom y ' s m Kmtm r Program for Commencement 1914 Saturday, Jt:ne 13 3:00 P. M. Baseliall Came. M. A. ( ' . vs. Aniheist, at Pratt Field. S:00 P. SI. I)iaiiiati(s, Town Hall. SlXHAV, .1 INK 14 1:30 1 ' . .M. IJaccalanieale Addres.s, Cliaiiel, I ' rtsideiil Keiivoii L. ]iutterfield. Monday, June 15 0:00 A. il. — Soplioiuoie-Freslniiaii Baseball (lame. Campus. :!:(I0 P. .M. Prize 1 (rills. 4:00 P. -M. Kegimeutal Drill and Parade. 7:00 P. M. — Cla.«s Sins; and Concert. 0:00 P. .M. Fraternity P.an(ine1s. Tl ESIl.W, .JiNE 10. Al.iMM i). Y 0:00 A. .M. .Meetinodf Trustees. 10:00 A. .M. Senioi- Class Day Exereises. 11:30 A. .M. Business Meeting of Associate Ahinmi, Jioom G, South College. 1:00 P. ,M. Alunuii Dinner; Members of the Class of 1ST4, Special Guests. 4:00-(i:(l(l 1 ' . M. Trustees " Keception. informal, Drill Hall. 0:00 P. M. Alumni Class Reunions. S:00 P. .M. Senior-Sojijiomore Hop, Drill Hall. Wednesday, June 17 10::!() A. M. Commencement Exercises, Address by Professoi- Bliss Perry of Harvai-d University. 196 11916 Prizes and A vards, 1914 Grinnell Prizes : The Grinnell prizes, given by the Hon. William Claflin of Boston in honor of George B. Grinnell, Esq., of New York, to those members of the senior class who pass the best, second best, and third best examinations, oral and written in theoretical and practical agriculture: First prize, $25, awarded to Warren Sears Baker. Second prize, |15, awarded to William Ashmun Davis. Third prize, • ' JSIO, awarded to Theodore Artlmr Nicolet. General Improvej[ent: The Western Alumni Association prize, given to that member of the sopho- more class who, during the first two years in college, has shown the greatest im- provement in scholarship, character and example, |25. This prize is this year divided equally and Awarded to Thomas Lincoln Harrocks and Kaymond Alson Mooney. Hills Botanical Prizes: Awarded to the members of the so]jhomore class for the best and second best herbaria. First prize, .f20, aAvarded to Ivenneth Bradford Laird. Second prize, |15, awarded to Thomas Carlton Upham. Public Speaking : The Burnham prizes awarded : To the students delivering the best and second best declarations : First prize, .|15, awarded to Lincoln David Kelsey, 1917. Second prize, 10, awarded to Suran Donald Sherinyan, 1916. The Flint prizes awarded to the students delivering the best and second best orations : First prize, |20 and gold medal, awarded to Frederick William Read, 1D14. Second prize, 115, awarded to Lincoln David Kelsey, 1917. 197 1916 J.,--... jI j lmM - Tlie College Debate prize.s: awarded to tlie tliree best speakers; fl5 and a old medal awarded to: Frederick William Read, 1914. Thomas Lincoln Harrocks, 191G. Charles Holt Gonld, 11)10. Military Hoxous : The following named Cadet Oflflcers have been reported to the Adjntant Oeneral of the United States Army and to the Adjutant General of the Com- monwealth of Massachusetts being efficient in Military Science and Tactics and graduating therein with liighest honors: Colonel Stanley Barren Freeborn. Major Harry Dunlap Brown. Major Chester Eaton Wheeler. Captain l eone Ernest Smith. Captain Nathaniel Kennard Walker. Captain Richard Henry Powers. Entojiological I kize : A special prize ollered this year to that member of the junior class present- ing the best collections of insects, |5. Awarded to Robert Theodore Frost, 1915. .. Pl ' m% ? i ;: ' • ' -■3- ' .i; ' ' .■ .; r ' 5 . 2S „,, " f " ' l| :l " ' ' ■ ' ' ; |i5 ' Ij IN ' - i-, , ' -7 !?« Freshman Football, 191G-14, 1915-12 Freshman JiASKicrr.Ai.i., I ' .IKMS, 1!)15-11 FKliSH.UAN lIot ' KlOV, l!IUi-J4, 11)1. " )-11 Freshman Debating Team, Class Champions, 1!)1:: 201 Sophomore ]) i i h mi iMdl: ' !, litlT 12 Sul ' IlOJIORE Roi ' E I ' ULL, Vo. ' BY l! FeUT 202 HuriiOiiouE IJaweuall, 1!)1G 15, IDIT-IJ: lOlC M Mkn 203 M f V JrxKiit Cross ( ' (l • K Sophomore Cross Country 9ie Sophomore Smoker 1916 THE HIGHLAND HOTEL Springfield, Mass. November fifteenth, Nineteen liundred and tliirteen Committee H. G. Mattoou, Chairman H. H. Tarbell P. L. Smitli E. Chamberlin T. S. Rogers Menu Brotli in Cups Cliicken Croquettes with Peas or Broiled Lamb Chops with Peas Mixed Salad French Dressing Ice Cream Assorted Cake Pipes Cigarettes Toasts Motto : " Be There " George N. Danforth, Toast muster Associate Dean E. M. Lewis Professor P. B. Hasbrouck Professor A. A. Mackimmie Charles H. Gould Impromptus 205 c?: THETfl :H1 207 1916 Q- T. V. Founded at Massachusetts Agricultural College, May 12, 1860. Colors: White and liiown Flower: White Carnation 208 I ii ir " ' ill ■ (! ' ' ■ ' " WP " 19ie Q. T. V. MEMBEKS Fratres in Facilitate James B. Paige A. ' ince t Osmun Harold M. Goi-e Fratres in Urbe Frederick Tnckerman James E. Deuel Gerald D. Jones Charles F. Deuel J. PI Bement Albert McCloud Henri D. Haskins Samuel J. Wright Active Members Hastings Newcomb Bartley Arthur Johnson Frank Weed Buell Ealph Emerson McLain Maurice Joseph Clough George Deady Melican William Richard Sears Homer C. Darling Edward Lee King David Potter Frederick AVilliam Jerome Harold G. Dickey Elliot Henderson Malcolm Eowe Mars William Saville, Jr. Albert Ralph Stiles Merril Pomeroy Warner 209 19161 -.4 - dj M: kS = = f Phi Sigma Kappa Alpba Cliaptei- founded at the Massacliii etts Agricultui-al College, March 15, 187: ' .. CoLOKS: Silver and Magenta Eed Publication : " The Signet ' ' 210 m we .a ' i LiMSio 11916 Phi Sigma Kappa CHAPTER ROLL ALPHA BETA GAMMA DELTA EPSILON ZETA ETA THETA IOTA KAPPA LAMBDA MU NU XI OMICRON PI RHO SIGMA TAU UPSILON PHI CHI PSI OMEGA ALPHA DEUTERON BETA DEUTERON GAMMA DEUTERON Massachusetts Agricultural College .... 1873 Union University i888 Cornell University ........ 1389 University of West Virginia ...... 1891 Yale University ........ 1893 College of the City of New York 1896 University of Maryland ....... 1897 Columbia University ....... 1897 Stevens Institute of Technology ..... 1899 Pennsylvania State College ...... 1899 George Washington University 1899 University of Pennsylvania ...... 1900 Lehigh University ........ 1901 Saint Lawrence University ...... 1903 Massachusetts Institute of Technology .... 1902 Franklin and Marshall College ..... 1903 Queen ' s University ........ r903 Saint John ' s College ....... r903 Dartmouth College 1903 Brown University ........ 1905 Swarthmore College ....... 1936 Williams College ........ 1907 University of Virginia ....... 1907 University of California ...... 1509 University of Illinois ....... 19:0 University of Minnesota ...... 1910 Iowa State College . . . . . . . . 1911 THE CLUBS The New York Club The Boston Club The Albany Club . The Connecticut Club The Southern Club . [889 The Morgantown Club . 1902 1897 The Philadelphia Club . 1905 900 The Pittsburg Club ' 907 901 The Seattle Club 1910 902 The Chicago Club . 1911 The Baltimore Club I9it 1916 -x_jiiikiyL=£ii ki iz ' L Phi Sigma Kappa MEMBEES Fratres in Facilitate William P. Brooks George E. Stone Orton Clark Frank P. Rand Fratres in Urhe Philip H. Smith Luther A. Eoot Arthur M. Hall, Jr. F. Civille Pray Lelaud Z. Taylor ' alter E. Dickinson Kalph J. Watts Raymond A. Jackson Frank E. Thurston Lawrence S. Dickinson Active Members Herbert Hildreth Archibald Raymond Bradford Griggs Gardner Milton Brooks Paul Hughes Hildreth Richard Fuller Edwin Kenney Parker James Albert Price Frank Albert Anderson Philip Asbury Plaisted Raymond Lincoln Chisholm Tyler Stewart Rogers Walter Eugene Dodge Frank Joseph Scheufle John William Murphy Howard Graves Verbeck John Dickson Birchard David Herbert Buttrick Francis Gill EdAvards Frank Williard Mayo Paul Goodline Harlow Louis Warren Ross Willard Ginn Patton James Stanley Sims Warren Butterfield Sturtevant William Henry Boaz if -liU ' , ' , - ij |.,.2 i;. S£ i ± 11916 Kappa Sigma Founded at the University of Virginia, December 10, 180!). Gamma Delta Chapter, Established May IS, 1904. Publication : " The Caduceus " Colors : Scarlet, Green and White Flower: Lily of the Valley 213 i9ie Kappa Sigma CHAPTER ROLL ZETA BETA ETA PRIME MU ALPHA ALPHA ALPHA BETA KAPPA LAMBDA ALPHA CHI PHI OMEGA UPSILON TAU CHI PSI IOTA GAMMA BETA THETA THETA PI ETA SIGMA NU ALPHA PI ALPHA RHO ALPHA SIGMA ALPHA TAU ALPHA UPSILON ALPHA PHI ALPHA PSI ALPHA OMEGA BETA ALPHA BETA BETA University of Virginia University of Alabama Trinity College .... Washington and Lee University University of Maryland . Mercer University .... Vanderbilt University University of Tennessee . Lake Forest University Southwestern Presbyterian University University of the South . Hampden-Sidney College University of Texas Purdue University .... University of Maine Southwestern University Lousiana State University University of Indiana Cumberland ilniversity Swarthmore College Randolph Macon College Tulane University .... William and Mary College Wabash College .... Bowdoin College .... Ohio State University Georgia School of Technology Millsaps College .... Bucknell University University of Nebraska William Jewell College . Brown LTniversity .... Richmond College .... 1873 1874 1875 1877 1880 1884 S5 1887 1895 1895 1895 1895 1895 1896 1897 1897 214 Ii9ie CHAPTER EOLL BETA DELTA Washington and Jefferson College . . . . BETA GAMMA Missouri State University BETA EPSILON University of Wisconsin BETA ZETA Leland Stanford University BETA ETA Alabama Polytechnic Institute BETA IOTA Lehigh University BETA KAPPA New Hampshire State College BETA LAMBDA University of Georgia BETA MU University of Minnesota BETA NU University of Kentucky BETA XI University of California BETA OMICRON University of Denver BETA PI Dickinson College BETA RHO University of lovi-a BETA SIGMA Washington University BETA TAU Baker University BETA UPSILON North Carolina Agricultural and Mechanical College BETA PHI Case School of Applied Sciences BETA PSI University of Washington BETA CHI Missouri School of Mines BETA OMEGA Colorado College GAMMA ALPHA University of Oregon GAMMA BETA University of Chicago GAMMA GAMMA Colorado School of Mines GAMMA DELTA Massachusetts Agricultural College .... GAMMA ZETA New York University GAMMA EPSILON Dartmouth College GAMMA ETA Harvard University GAMMA THETA University of Idaho . GAMMA IOTA Syracuse University GAMMA KAPPA University of Oklahoma GAMMA LAMBDA Iowa State College GAMMA MU Washington State College GAMMA NU Washburn College GAMMA XI Denison College GAMMA PI Massachusetts Institute of Technology .... 1900 1900 1 901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1902 1902 1902 1902 1903 1903 1903 1903 1903 1904 1904 1904 1904 1904 1905 1905 1905 1905 1906 1906 1909 1909 1909 191 1 1914 215 1916 Kappa Sigma ALUMNI CHAPTERS Boston, Mass. New York, N. Y. Buffalo, N. Y. Ithaca, N. Y. Schenectadj-, N. Y. Scranton, Pa. Philadelphia, Pa. Kaoville, Va. Lynchburg, Va. Newport News, Va. Norfolk, Va. Richmond, Va. Washington, D. C. Concord, N. C. Durham, N. C. Kingston, N. C. Vilming■ton, N. C. Atlanta, Ga. Savannah, Ga. Birmingham, Ala. Mobile, Ala. Chattanooga, Tenn. Covington, Tenn. Jackson, Tenn. Memphis, Tenn. Nashville, Tenn. Louisville, Pittsburgh, Pa. Cleveland, Ohio Columbus, Ohio Chicago, 111. Danville. 111. Indianapolis, Ind. Milwaukee, Wis. Kansas Citj ' , Mo. Little Rock, Ark. Pine Bluff; Ark. St. Louis, Mo. Jackson, Miss. Oklahoma, Okla. New Orleans, La. Ruston, La. Vicksburg, Miss. Texarkana, Tex.-Ark. Waco, Tex. Yazoo City, Miss. Denver, Col. Salt Lake City, Utah Los Angeles, Cal. San Francisco, Cal. Portland, Ore. Seattle, Wash. Fort Smith, Ark. Ky. s|1916 Kappa Sigma MEMBERS Fratres in Facilitate Chai-les Wellington, r A Frank, A. Waugb, T A W. P. H. LoL-lovood, A A Janie.s A. Foord, B K George E. E. Story, A A Frederick A. McLaughlin, r A Arno H. Nelirling, A T William Jvegan, T A Fratres in Vrhe Ed Yard I!. Holland, r A (Jeorge E. Cutler, r A James K. Mills, r A Herbert J. Baker, r A David W. Auderson, B K Rudolplius H. Allen, r A Active Me II I hers Stuar Kittredge Farrar :Malcolni Noyes Goodwin Daniel James Lewis George Xewland Danfortli (Charles Henry Eeinald Lester Edward Fielding Burton Googins Stanley William Hall Charles Albert Huntington Bal])!] (iillette Kilbon Harold (ireenleaf Little Charles Wicker Moses George Bradford Palmer Stanley Marshall Prouty Lverett Stackpole Richards Ernest Samuel Russell Le(»n Fradley Whitney Harold Curtis Woolley Philiji Kndney Babcock Albert A. Hooper Milford Robinson Lawrence Richard Woodworth Smith Paul Walker Latham Carl Albert Gursliin J( .seph Fradley Whitney Herbert Hale Calderwood 19ie Kappa Gamma Phi Kappa Gamma Phi Founded at the Massachusetts Agricultural College, October 28. 1909. Colors: Orange and Black Flower; Tiger Lilv 218 1916 Kappa Gamma Phi MEMBERS Fratre in Facultate A. Anderson MacKimmie Active Sleinhers Daniel James Fitzgerald Alpha John Flebut James Edward Harper _ liny Farrar McKechnie Chester Porter Spofford Aleide Telesphor Courchene Conrad Hugo Lieber Harold Biitterworth Mahan Gilbert Warren Rich Harry Ambrose Curran Alber Everett Lindquist George Bnrrill Ray Herbert Halden Walkden Henry Marshall Walker Henry Leo Adams Charles Henry Haglestein Walter Adams Mack Roland Winsor Rogers Robert TaicIus Bovd Harold Prescott Boyce Frederick Christian Larsen John Brockway Nelson Lee Heston Tucker Robert Clayton Westman 1916 Beta Kaita Phi Beta Kappa Phi FouikUmI at the Ma(-saduisetts Agriinltnral College. Februai-y 1(1, 1!)10. Colors: Blue and AVIiite Ii9ie Beta Kappa Phi MEMBEES Fratres in Facilitate Earnest Andersou Elviu L. (inaife Arthur Searle Thurston Fratres in TJrhe Carlos Loring Beals Benuet Allen Porter Warren Francis Fislierdick Active Meiiihers Gladstone Hume Cale William Leonard Doran George Frederick Hyde p]rnest Brigham Parmenter Sumner Alvord Dole Roderick Che sley Hall Heibert Vener Marsh Lester T ' inslo ' v Tarr Henrr Harrison White Fred Leslie Walker Barnes Carlton Merrick Gunn William Lombard Harris Samuel ' erne Noyes Louis Victor Powe Benjamin Anthony Gilmore Alfred Lynn Coe Kenneth Bradford Laird Charles Henry Clough Pavmond Scott Wetherbee William Jefferson Alcott Pollen H. Buck Wayne McCrillis Flagg Miller .Miller Rogers Poliert S. 1 idles Henry Gwiney Dunham Lincoln Dabid Kelsey Almon W. Spaukling Harold Barnard Pierce 1915 Vt% Theta Chi Founded at Norwich University, April 10, 1856 Theta Chapter established, December Ki, 1911 Publication : " The Kattle " Colors : Red and White Ploaver : Red Carnation 222 Theta Chi CHAPTEE ROLL ALPHA BETA GAMMA DELTA EPSILON ZETA ETA THETA IOTA KAPPA LAMBDA MU NU XI Norwich University Massachusetts Institute Technology University of Maine Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Worcester Polytechnic Institute New Hampshire State College Rhode Island State College . Massachusetts Agricultural College Colgate University University of Pennsylvania Cornell University University of California Hampden-Sidney College University of Virginia 1856 1902 1907 1908 1909 1909 1910 1911 1911 1912 1912 1913 1914 1914 ALUMNI CHAPTEES Boston, Mass. New York, N. Y. Pittsburg, Pa. Philadelphia, Pa. Western Vermont Providence, R. I. Worchester, Mass. Hartford, Conn. 223 Theta Chi MEMBERS Fratres in Vrhv Rjulolpli W. Euprecht. TT. William IT. Tiilly. H. Active Meuihcrs Ellis Fred Clark Richard ( ' raiii ' Taft Encs Janes Montague Philip Ferry Whitniore Gerald Eugene Perry Elvin Stanley Vriglit (ieorge Basil Fisher Cliarles Holt Oould Benjamin Charles Louis Sander ' illiam (ieorge Bradley Donald Sancleison Dinsniore ],ewis Taylor Ihu-knian ' illianl Ixaymond Irving Harry Higginlioth.am Homer Willis Nims Ernest Rilter I ' aul Edward Shnmway Herhert Hitdu-oek Tarhdl Warren Draper Whitcond) : K 224 JL.dLk dJ i = s= a 1916 Sigma Phi Epsilon Founded at Richmond College, Va., November 1, 1901 Colors: Purple and Red Flowers: American Beauties and Violets Publication : " The Journal " Massachusetts Alpha, Founded, 1912 225 1916 Sigma Phi Epsilon CHAPTER ROLL VIRGINIA ALPHA WEST VIRGIN IA BETA COLORADO ALPHA PENNSYLVANIA DELTA VIRGINIA DELTA NORTH CAROLINA BETA OHIO ALPHA INDIANA ALPHA NEW YORK ALPHA VIRGINIA EPSILON VIRGINIA ZETA GEORGIA ALPHA DELAWARE ALPHA VIRGINIA ETA ARKANSAS ALPHA PENNSLVANIA EPSILON OHIO GAMMA VERMONT ALPHA ALABAMA ALPHA N. CAROLINA GAMMA NEW HAMPSHIRE ALPHA DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ALPHA KANSAS ALPHA CALIFORNA ALPHA NEBRASKA ALPHA WASHINGTON ALPHA MASSACHUSETTS ALPHA OHIO DELTA NEW YORK BETA RHODE ISLAND ALPHA MICHIGAN ALPHA IOWA ALPHA COLORADO BETA TENNESSEE ALPHA MISSOURI ALPHA Richmond College .... West Virginia University University of Colorado University of Pennsylvania College of William and Mary North Carolina A. and M. College Ohio Northern University Purdue University .... Syracuse University Washington and Lee University Randolph-Macon College Georgia School of Technology Delaware State College . University of Virginia University of Arkansas Lehigh University .... Ohio State Norwich University Alabama Polytechnic Institute Trinity College .... Dartmouth College George Washington Laiiversity Baker University .... University of California University of Nebraska Washington State College Massachusetts Agricultural College University of Wooster Cornell University .... Brown University .... University of Michigan . Iowa Wesleyan .... University of Denver University of Tennessee . U-iversitv of Missouri 1901 1903 1904 1904 1904 1905 1905 1905 1905 1906 1906 1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1908 1909 1909 1910 1910 1911 1912 191 191 1913 3 4 4 226 1916 Sigma Phi Epsilon MEMBEES Edward Ku.ssell Bartlett Donald Hopkins Cande Willis Henry Haskell, Jr. Sidney Mertou Masse Joseph Stevens Pike, Jr. Harold Merriman Rogers Paul Francis Whorf Alfred Emerson Wilkins Dwiglit Fletcher Barnes Nelson Uhler Blanpied William Henry Brazil William Stanton Coley Raymond Alonzo Gushing Clayton Harden Hager Thomas Lincoln Harrocks Charles Edward Hathaway, Jr. Harold Gleason Mattoon James Thomas Nicholson Winthrop Herbert Bent Elwyn Page Cotton George Charles Everbeck Everett Langdon Upson Charles Raymond Wilber 1916 ' IjL JXh -: 4i£ Lambda Chi Alpha Founded at Bostou University, November 2, 11)0!) Gamma Zeta Chapter establisLied April 27, 1!)12 Colors: Purple, Green and Gold Flower: Violet PUBLICATION : " The Purple, Green and Gold " 228 - viaarooResfy, 11915 Lambda Chi Alpha CHAPTER BOLL ALPHA ZETA Boston University .... GAMMA ZETA Massachusetts Agricultural College EPSILON University of Pe nnsylvania ZETA ZETA Pennsylvania State College . IOTA ZETA Brown University .... LAMBDA ZETA Massachusetts Institute of Technology BETA ZETA University of Maine SIGMA ZETA University of Michigan . PHI ZETA Rutgers College .... DELTA ZETA Bucknell University PI ZETA Worcester Polytechnic Institute OMICRON ZETA Cornell University .... MU ZETA University of California TAU ZETA Washington State College 1909 1912 1912 1912 1912 1912 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1914 229 1916 Lambda Chi Alpha MEMBERS Setli Warieuer Banister Merton Chesleigh Lane Verne Lincoln Severance Harold Aiken Albert Sumner Coleman Prank Leslie Davis Tlie(i(lore Whitford Glover Clinton Foster Goodwin Frank Engene Haskell Perez Simmons Charles ' arren Cnrtin Paul Wheeler Dempsej ' Richard Lynde Holden Alfred Oberlin Kinsman, Jr. Chester Arthur Pike Harold Arthur Pratt Earle MacNeill Randall Lewis Elmer Richardson Hans Alfred Rorstrom Frank Charles Stackjiole William Thayer Frank Cedric Webster 230 MflHi i» _LJi »t-J— Alpha Sigma Phi Founded at Yale University, 1845 Gamma Chapter established, 1913 Publication: " The Tomahawk ' ' Colors : Cardinal and Stone Flower : Cardinal Rose 231 1916 ALPHA BETA GAMMA DELTA EPSILON ZETA ETA THETA IOTA KAPPA LAMBDA MU NU XI OMICRON Alpha Sigma Phi CHAPTEE ROLL Yale University 1845 Harvard University 1856 Massachusetts Agricultural College, Amherst 1856 1913 Marrietta College i860 Ohio Wesleyan University ...... 1865 Ohio State University 1908 University of Illinois 1908 University of Michigan 1908 Cornell University 1909 University of Wisconsin ...... 1909 Columbia University 1910 University of Washington 1912 University of California 1913 University of Nebraska 19 13 University of Pennsylvania ...... 1914 ALUMNI COUNCILS OF ALPHA SIGMA PHI Chicago Council Pittsburg Council Philadelphia Council New York Council Detroit Council Milwaukee Council Columbus Council New Haven Council Toledo Council Portland, Oregon, Council Cleveland Council 232 - " •stjN ' _4 i9ie Alpha Sigma Phi MEMBERS Fratres in Facultate Joseph B. Lindsey William B. Maclimer Charles A. Peters Sidney B. Haskell Fratres in Urhe George H. Chapman E. Baxter Eastman Edwin F. Gaskill Willard H. Hasey Lewell S. Walker Cnrtis Peckham James F. Martin Dr. Charles S. Walker Ralph R. Parker Stephe n P. Puffer Edward J. Burke Lomas O. Stevenson Active Memliers Chester Allen Bishop George Morris Hall Earle Sumner Draper Eldon Sumner Moberg Robert Theodore Frost Edwin Chester Towne Donald Williams Herbert Walker Bishop Alfred Anthony Gioiosa Wilbur Trow Locke Raymond Alson Mooney Arthur Leslie Burleigh James Harold Day Emory Ellsworth Grayson Gardner William Hiaeins Edgar Adams Perry Dean Albert Ricker Lewis Schlotterbeck Harold Tiehenor Whitney Philip Emerson Bisbee Edmund Baldwin Hill Birger Reignold Rosequist George King Babbitt Raymond Chamberliu 233 1916 Inter-Fraternity Conference Frank VV. Buell Donald H. Cande James E. Harper Officers President Vice-President Secretary-Treasurer Members Fiauk W. Buell, Q T V Gardeuer M. Brooks, t E K Daniel J. Lewis, K 2 James E. Harper, K r 4 William L. Doran, B K Ellis F. Clark, © X Donald H. Cande, 2 4 E Seth W. Bannister, A X A Edwin C. Towue, A 2 David E. Potter, Q T V Walter E. Dodge, 2 K George N. Danforth, K 2 Henry M. Walker, K r $ , Benjamin A. Gilmore, B K Charles H. Gould, X James T. Nicholson, 2 E Harold Aiken A X A Lewis Schlotterbeck, A 2 " l " 234 l:jCjL " ' ,irz 1916 CoJiJioxs Club House The Commons Club MASSACHUSETTS CHAPTER Founded at Wesleyan Universitj ' , 1903 Colors : Eed and Grav Chapter Roll Wesleyan Chapter Wesleyan University Pyramid Cliapter Union College Tufts Chapter Tufts College Syracuse Chapter Syracuse University Colby Chapter Colby College Massachusetts Chapter . . . Massachusetts Agricultural Collf e Hobart Chapter Hobart College Connecticut Chapter .... Connecticut Agricultural College 235 TiiE Commons Club Commons Club MEMBEES Fratres in Facultate G. Chester Crani])t()n Fred C. Kenny C. Eobei ' t Dunciin Aitliui- N. Julian Arthui " K. Harrison Fratre in Urlje Paul Serex. Jr. 236 i9ia Commons Club Active Members Francis E. Allen Ralph E. Tower Eaymond W. Upton Stuart C. Vinal Eussell W. Harvey Leon B. Damon Cliarles H. Alden George A. Day Harold C. Willey Benjamin Wellington Philip C. Macy Worthington C. Kennedy Franklin Willard G. Bemis John W. Buttric-k William H. Hatfield Ashley LeDnc Harlow L. Pendleton William E. Tower Benjamin Vener Homer B. White Milton F. Sherman George R. Potter John K. Lewis Ralph P. Hotis W. Marsh Arthur E. Hendry Everett C. ' S ' entworth Edwin F. O ' Brion Clayton W. Nash Reginald S. Hunt Saxon D. Clark Sumner F. Chamberlain Wesley C. Bonn Paul J. Heffron William I. Mayo Raljjh W. Fearing Herbert W. Durelle Swan Raymond C. Eldredge Everett S. Sanderson Guy L. Knapton Harry R. Gaventa Emilio J. Carderelli Raljih W. Elliott Dana O. Merrill Andrew N. Schwab Carlton M. Stearns Oswald Behrend Barnes 237 Phi Kappa Phi Officers R. J. Sprague J. S. Chamberlain E. J. Watts President Secretary Treasurer Chapter Koll University of Maine. Pennsylyania State College. University of Tennessee. Massachusetts Agricultural College. Eliode Island State College. University of Nebraska. Iowa State College. Agricultural College of North Dakota. University of Florida. Alabama Polytechnic Institute. 238 " lirl.i iL S g gglgi 11916 Phi Kappa Phi Resident llemhers E. L. Ashley K. L. Butterfield W. P. Brooks A. E. Cance J. S. Chamberlain G. C. Crampton C. H. Feruald C. E. Gordon C. I. Gunness E. E. Holland W. D. Hurd P. B. Hasbrouck S. B. Haskell E. M. Lewis J. B. Lindsay A. A. Mackimmie C. E. Marshall L. H. in Facilitate G. F. Mills F. W. Morse K. W. Neal A. V. Osniuu J. E. Ostrander J. B. Paige C. A. Peters F. C. Sears G. S. Stone R. J. Sprague F. A. Waugh R. J. Watts ( ' . Wellington A. F. McDongall B. H. Porter Paul Serex, Jr. Miss Turner Taylor Fratres hi Vrhe C. F. Deuel S. P. Parsons C. S. Walker New Elections: Class of 1914 A. W. Brooks R. E. Nute H. J. Clay Miss Strange E. W. Christie T). A. Coleman W. A. Davis L. H. Taylor L. A. Webster P.. H. Porter E. S. Clark. Jr. Fall Elections: Class of 1915 V. Sauchelli E. E. Stanford H. H. White 239 19161 Karatid Senior Honorarj ' Society — Foviuded at Massacliiisetts Agriciiltui ' al College in 1913 Colors : Gray and Gold Faculty Memhcrs Guy C. Crampton Sidney B. Haskell Harold M. Gore William L. Madinier Charles E. Marsliall Active Memhcrs William Leonard Doran William Richard Sears Stuart Kittredge Farrar Daniel James Lewis Edwin Keuney Parker Philip Perry Whitmore Henry Harrison White Alfred Emerson Wilkins Thesides Senior Honorary Societj- — Founded at Massachusetts Agricultural College in 1913 Fratres in Facultate George W. Chapman Anderson MacKimmie Phillip B. Hasbrouck John A. McLean Curry S. Hicks Robert J. Sprague Elvin L. Quaife Active Meiiihers Raymond Bradford Griggs George Deady Melican Gardener Milton Brooks Arthur Johnson James Albert Price Frank Weed Buell Robert Theodore Frost Herbert Hildreth Archibald Sumner Alvord Dole 240 BMKV Cf 1916 By T. P. Wilcox The augel of Beelzebub, we are told in lore, Revolted ' gainst the Great One ' s terrific might. They struggled fiercely in that awful fight, Till o ' ercome at last they fall from Heaven ' s door. They struggled in vain their heights to regain. But clutching space they quickly downward fell, Disgraced by Heaven, to live in fearful Hell, An abode of horror; to live in Satan ' s reign, A place of pain, remorse, regrets unsatisfied, To such a place man is tempted by Satan ' s lure. Mere gold, in loss of which man cannot abide In peace ; it is the burden of the poor. Alas, alas, but for that upper strife. Each one would lead a peaceful, happy life. A i flnnpt to M ICnw By William E. Rvan Sweet Mary, when I ponder o ' er my books That I may get some recompense from toil, And learn just how to plant my father ' s soil; I think of you quite often, and your looks. Your picture ' dorns my bureau here at Cook ' s, And if by chance this room meets with turmoil I grasp your image, so it may not spoil, And hide it from the prowling hands of crooks. Of all the women in plain or swell attire, You are the only one I can admire. You are my life in every way, I know, I realize this the older that I grow, But since we cannot join till studies o ' er We ' ll continue correspondence as before. 241 i9ie teifx The following is an accurate and antlientie description of how English literature is expounded to the students of modern high schools and colleges. The accompanying poem from the Houston I ' ost answers the purpose: The other night Two festive gents 12) Got out their shoot Implements, And when thej had 13) Exchanged a few (4) Left a plate glass Shot through and thr ' ough: And now the people Congregate (5) Before that glass, And crowd and wait While the hot pave- (6) . Ien1 burns their soles To gaze upon 7) Those bullet holes; Look at those holes (s) For hours ! Gee whiz ! How queer this liuuuui Nature is. 242 1916 iFnnt 5 otPH (1) Notice that the author uses the terms " gents. " This is a strong indication that the author was a bachelor, who has his trousers pressed at a " Gents ' Tailoring " establishment, eats his meals at a " Gents ' Cafe, " and wears " Gents ' Furnishings. " (2) " Shoot, " — this is the archaic form of expression, the al)seuce of the " ing " emphasizes the imaginary ' trend of the poem. (3 Eead this line again and carefully note the ambiguous nature. Some critics argue that this means that they exchanged a few shots, and that the author purposely omitted the word " shots " to play upon the unsuspecting imagination of the reader. But Dr. Isaac Beelzebub Eabinovitz, of the Hibernian School of Oratory scouts this interpretation, for he calls attention to the fact that the men were " festive gents, " and the idea of fire arms is out of the question. The fact that they were " festive gents " indicates that they were playing pool and the " shoot implements " were simply the cues itsed to shoot the balls around the table. (4; ) Here again is the element of suspense so characteristic of the author, who in all probability was kept in a similar state by the use of treacherous suspenders. It is left to the reader to determine whether a " glass plate " or a " plate glass " window is meant. (5) " Before " meaning in front of. Of. Tennyson ' s " Idylls of The King, " line 2S0766S. (6j Note the soulful nature of this passage. Theologians declare the author is greatly in error to insinuate that mens ' souls are in their feet. T. Mientka asserts positively that the author ' s interpretation is correct, for he states that the shoes were sadly in need of repair when brought to him. The student should thoroughly understand the meaning of this passage, one of the most brilliant ever written at " white heat. " (7) " Bullet holes, " — This puts out the Israelite and his interpretation. This and the next line indicate that it was wholly a holey proposition, perhai;s more holy than righteous. (8) Should this be " for " or four hours? " For hours " indicates an in- liiiitiy long time. Four liours is ]ilen1y long enough for those whose soles are on fire. 243 1916 iExp?rtmi?nt 34B5 The Eradication of Dandelions, and Lawn Fertilization. C. Wellington. Apparatus: — HXO3; NajCOj; medi- cine dropper; lawn infested with dan delions. Procedure: — In the field infested with a rampant growth of the weed, I had my assistant go over the field and saturate each of the plants with a solu- tion of HNOg, applying the acid with an especially constructed medicine dropper. Care was taken not to con- taminate the surrounding grass with the acid. The effect on the taxacara was nitrifying. However, the acid could not be kept away from the real grass, so 1 calculated the amount of ISfasGOg necessary to neutralize the HNO3, and again sent my lab. assistant around to correct the acidity with some of the carbonate and the Adamkiewicz medicine dropper. The following reaction took jjlace: — 2HN03+Na2C03= 2NaN03+H2 COs. The formation of the NaNOg was of great fertilizing value, while the carbonic acid was of great use in the oxidation of insoluble matter to the soluble condition. Results : — The dandelions are still growing and tlie grass is dead. Ryan and Nash 244 11915 THE FRIDAY WAR CRY Vol. 1. Friday, October 23, 1914. Number 1. At present a Democratic campaign is raging worse tlian the European war; we all are acquainted with the Democratic Mayor who seems to have an excellent chance to win out on one of the two tickets he is on — probably the meal ticket. The Lewis Club has been formed and the oiBcers will do all in their power to get him elected, both to get in right with the Dean ' s Office and to help out (?) a man who has always done his utmost for the Democrats. LEWIS CLUB SONG. To be sung to the tune of " tramp, tramp, tramp. " Vote, vote, vote for Teddy Le vis, He is looking for a pull. Prexy says he ' s the man And he ' ll do the best he can. For he ' s got an everlasting line of bull. " Supph ' the missing word and win Rexall watch.) To Professor X. Y. Z— " If you want your students to ' hurry up ' Don ' t crab ' em like an old sick pup, Don ' t work ' em so hard that they won ' t get by. Or you ' ll go straight to when you die. " Grover Cleveland, chief of the flre department, when interviewed by one of the War Cry ' s reporters explained, " The fire losses this year will be con- siderably less than in past years — the Chem. Building will Inirn downi only over my dead body. " Some Pddy. The probable selection of the play for the Dramatic Society will be either " Damaged Goods, " " The Curse of Drink, " or else " The Trail of the Lonesome Crockroach (to be staged at the Hash-hou.se). Once more we heard the merry laughter of the girls with the ming- ling of the light fanta.stic toe to the jubilant notes of music, Saturday in yonder barn. Remember in the future no tripping, slugging or clinching allowed, even if you are dancing the modern stutf. This means vou Sears. LOCAL JOTTINGS Butterick carries himself very well behind. SpoH ' oid ■auts to know if the Braves heat the Boston Nationals. Desperate Damon and Mexico Navas are mad with one another. If the Freshmen want to ■RTestle let them wrestle at one of the Soph ' s arena parties. Ross must get all names. Last car from ' Hamp at 11.05. Now that ' s gdod news for Jackson and Susie Dickinson. Zabriskie, ' 1-3, was recently seen on the campus. George Washington was also a great man. Have you noticed the resemblance between our circulating manager, Gebby Perry, and the figure in the Boston Globe on which is written " The largest Circulation in New England. " I wonder what M. A. C. will be A hundred years from now. I wonder if co-eds will run Old Aggie A hundred years from now. The boys are setting a pace today That ' s turning Prexy ' s hair gray, Thev ' re asking for beer to go with hash- house rations. I wonder if girls will play foot-ball A hundred years from now, I wonder if they ' ll fuss in Draper Hall A hundred years from now. Will they shock Carrie Nation, Cause consternation I wonder, and wonder, I wonder how much We ' ll beat both Harvard and Yale A hundred ears from now. 245 1 9 1 m, Mm dm , Mm OuRRAN — " The chai ' acters are man and woman who died some years ago. " Sanderson — " Browning, as I understand it, is showing to the artist a pic- ture of his last duchess — (Who ever she is). He tells him that the picture is shown only to a few people. He tells also the character of the woman. " Jordan — " There was a beautiful duchess •ho lived iu a palace — . " Darling — " This work developed from a beautiful painting of a pretty young woman. The story is an interesting one with a clever plot running through it that keeps up the interest of the reader. " Murphy — " My impression was that the poem is a picture of beautiful home life of a pretty lady receiving company. The receiving is described accurately, especially a picture that hung on the wall. " Nash — " The ' Last Duchess ' expresses to my mind a beautiful picture of a lady in the act of receiving peoples ' favors. This is really a monologue and might be fitted for the stage. The poem tells but little directly, but is very suggestive. " NOTE — The above are the quizz papers in ful 246 Welcome to Prexy 247 i9ie uniJf r tl|f mananPinf nl of mn rhubrrt txnh ian. 31. iFrolintatt A. Overture Aggie Sound Funny Arms of America Pryor B. Tom, Chick Harry Ttie tliree nuts in tlieir tumbling skit C. The Familiar Four Introducing a little " color locale " and assisted by " TOMMY, THE MONK " Hold on to your watch D. Fiske Brooks In Magic and Muddle Mike, Pete Han In their million dollar production " WHY BUTLERS LEAVE HOME " Just returned from a ten weeks run at Montague City (Still running) 248 1916 F. BILLY FITZMAUEICE Presents his latest skit, entitled " Wanted, A Pitcher " (;ast " Doc " Marshall, manager Hilhdlle baseball team . . Nicholson, ' 16 Jimmy Briggs, his office boy Davies, ' 14 Jack Norton, captain of the team Little, ' 16 Sam Miles, editor of Hillville News Read, " 11 Benj. Franklin Bangs, Jr., intellectual athlete . . . Bokelund, ' 11 Isaac Steinberg, peddler Gushing, ' 16 Silas Dewberry, exacting parent Lincoln, ' 14 Paddy O ' Toole, roofer Wilcox, ' 16 Nicholas Navorroni, musician Smith, ' 16 Bert Marks, photographer Hildreth, ' 15 Hank Dewberry, star pitcher Christy, ' 14 G. Call this jiair anything but early Jack . Harry The Smith College co-eds in their musical eruption " GIVE ' EM A CHANGE " At this debut of celebrated artists, the management wishes to extend its sincerest thanks to those who have so kindly lent their aid that this production, our life-long dream, might be realized. Among our many friends are Professor Hillary of this college and Smith who has lent his experience in coaching the various acts, B. F. Keith of Boston and New York wdio loaned us two of his headline acts for our initial bill, and the United States government for the use of this grand old theatre that has catered to all classes. All gowns are designed by Zimmerman of Paris and executed l)y Lord and Taylor. Shoes are furnished by Holies and wigs by " Doc " Peters. As is customary, we request that any civility on the part of our elieap help be reported at the Box Office. That is one thing that this theatre will not stand for. Should the theatre become too hot, open the window and see the fire escape. If the lights go out, those persons occupying the five last rows are re- quested to step into the lobby for a moment in order to make the theatre lighter. If you require the services of an attendant, ( wiring your hands. Owing to the thoughtfulness of the Market Gardening Department, those patrons who would otherwise throw something harder may obtain cabbages at the office. Address all orders and make all checks payable to the Treasurer, Social Union Players, Amherst, Mass. • • DBIISQtJBSfS IN AQRICnt ' T ' OKAI, ECOHOtrrCS.S. 1 SsetJon I. Aiken, maps , 8, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20. E4se4BJ?=r " -•sspa-rrii ' -. ' ie-;- i ? a i Cardarelli, maps, ; ' ' 13. Ohiaholni, maps, i-11, IE, 13, 17, 10, 19, SO. Ooloioiui, maps, 17, IS, 19, 20, and liet of Iciporta. Oiirran, mapa, ' . ' 4, 17, 18, 19, SO. Cushlns, Haps, 4 to 20 inclusive. " Oa-rllng, mapa, 17, 18, 19, 20. Danforti! , maps, 19, 20. Boggett , maps, 13, 11, 15, IS. Fernuld , maps, 17, 18, 19, ao. - vFieliSlng , • Hnsp»V ' i ' 3SXI ' 20s Gllmore, maps, ,n, 6, 7, 8,. 12, 13, 14, 15, iS, 17, 18, 19, SO Section II. B«i4 " ,- -lui a ' - lH-r-M-r ' i- i- 80- Bsvaii , maps, 3, 4, and 6 to ao l„oluBiVB. Hleks, maps, 6, 7, 6. -SRB£S=, Jsaw:i Tm-i::i i-Mr iOm- Uattoon, map 9, and fetetai£_Iiiijiiarta - Eai«9»Y. .,,. . Li ' Tf ' of ' laport-s:. Pe as, reaps, 6 to £0 inclusive. These mapa and list of exporta and linporU must, ba handed Into the 3ffiee bsfore MjjyJflUi in order to reouire any credit. Hind tham to Mr. Strand. 2S0 ... . -■--;.. „-,B,- ._, .. J - -: 11916 J ff B lirmn Old iS ' oali built himself au ark Like a good religions soul ; He put his family on the deck, The animals in the hold. And as he pushed off from the shore With all his kith and kin, The people gathered on the bank And merrily sang to him — CHOEUS Go to (see footnote) then, Go to (see footnote) then, Go to (see footnote) riglit now in your darned old scow. For it ain ' t goin ' to rain anyhow, anyhow, It ain ' t goin ' to rain anyhow. Then Noah fell upon his knees And prayed that they might drown ; That God in his almighty wrath Would flood the whole darn town. The animals set ujj a roar That almost raised his hair, But still came wafted on the breeze That same ungodly air : CHORUS For forty days and forty nights The rain came dowai like (see footnote) ; It covered everything in sight Including hill and dell. As Noah, sitting in the ark. Glanced through the window pane. He said, " Where are those poor darned fools Who said it wouldn ' t rain? " ' CHOEUS NOTE — Not passed by the Board of Censorship. 251 The Old Guard ' 16 " 252 i9ie " I was once just an apple tree, And grew and grew as tlie Lord made me, But the professors do-ma at M. A. C. Knew better how things ought to be ; So they cut off my limbs and branches too, And scraped my bark ; and I tell you I look as much like an apple tree As a monkey does like a bumble bee. I ' m ashamed to stand where folks can see WTiat the professors did from M. A. C. What ' s good for a tree ought to be good for man. And I ' d like to ti ' y the professor ' s plan. I ' d like to take professor Sears, And trim him up in spite of his tears, I ' d cut off his ears and shorten his nose, I ' d shave his head and trim his toes. And I ' d set him up for the boys to see Just Vhat a professor ought to be. " ' RiisficHS: From Springfield Union. El}t i nmxt B E?iif latton I stood upon Mt. Sinai, and watched the sun, in its oriental splendor, descending over a sublime and chaotic waste of ash heaps and battered garbage cans. I stood alone, wrapped in pensive meditation. Prom a fissure in the rocks there stepped forth a hoary hermit, with a finely polished alabaster dome. " Listen to me, " said the hermit, as he placed his lunch-hook on my bean, " whosoe ' er may find favor in the eyes of the Lord, and be delivered from these abominations which I shall enumerate here to you, will thrive and prosper all the days of his life. This should be your litany, " quoth the old Assyrian codger ; whereupon he stretched out to me the following taffy : " Prom Leftj ' Louie, welded sinkers, and military drill ; from rust-proof biscuits and those reverend and biblical gentlemen thrust upon us at Assembly ; from professors ' jokes and sophomore English ; from dissecting putrid squids and kindred metazoa ; from toothache, grammatical quibblers, and beef hash ; from " men " who neither smoke, swear, drink, nor chew; from all females ex- cept those between seventeen and twenty-four years; from work in any shape, form or manner — good Lord, deliver us. " 253 1916 dL oMi MS - {E[}t Juatii? of % OI0U1J Actoiiipaiiied by t ophomore Compau- 10118, the fi-osli strolled nervously about tlie Caiii])us after Prayers. It was a beautiful Day. But the Company of their Companions was distasteful to many of the frosh, and, apparently in .some Haste, they rode away in Motor Cars without saying Goodbye. This was not ill the best of Taste, it seemed to the Sophdinoi-es, so they followed to demand an Apology, but lost the Trail. A Walk- den, on rising Ground known as Sugar- loaf, discerned the fleeing Cars moving toward Montague, a licensed To m. The Sophomores immediately followed, but without Success. The next Day, a Saturday, found the Sophomores moving toward Hadley as till High drawn by an unseen Hand. No ' loii(l marred the homogeniety of the lilue. Tlie good Looks of the Invaders took the native Maidens by Storm, and 254 les. Ee- entered spirited those with Motors placed them in the Service of the Cause. A Eicker carried Eations on the Indian, and Sir Wentworth tooli to selling Magazines. As the Day declined, one from the House of Taber espied a frosli peering over the Casement of a Cook Car. He smote his Thigh, and the martial Cry, " Paramecium, " sti ' uck the Sk tainers swarmed to his Support, and able Yoemen of large Growth the Stronghold and extracted four Officers of the frosh. These were away. At a late Hour, another of the frosh came to the Eendezvous, and was put on File for future Eeference. It was a Queen of a Night. The Planet Orion slowly climbed into the Equinox, and Zenith blazed dully near the Chair. From Time to Time a Rooster reassured his trusting Herd with shrill Cries. The Sabbath was but an Hour old when a Whistle sounded up the Tracks, and another frosh. after some Eesistance, was put in Irons ancl delivered to the Pound. Once in a While a Breeze fanned the heated Watchers. Time wore on. as is its Habit in these Latitudes. Back at the Castle, Sir Little was incinerating the midnight Juice, and the automatic Chariot of Sir Wally Dodge was feverishly devouring the Gas along the Highways. The morning Star moved up a couple of Pegs and came to a Halt. A sharp Crack sounded up the Tracks, and a large Crowd emerged from among the Eolling Stock. A burly frosh, after being disarmed of an evil Mace, was given a Set of Eopes to wear and was placed in the Loft with the Best of the Squabs. It was many Hours later that a pretty Train, drawn by an En- gine with a shiny Bell, and bearing the main Body of the frosh, came to a Stop near the Cook Car. A hand- some frosh with elastic Step strode to the Car and beat upon the Gate. No answer. 2SS 1915 Someone tried to roll One, but the Makings rattled out. and lay in a little Heap upon a Tie. The Captives in the Loft, which was near By, set up a plaintive Wail, but Hand- kerchiefs of the best Irish Linen stopped the pitiful Sounds, and the Train, drawn by the Engine with the sliiny Bell, proceeded along the Bails towards Hartford. Darkness has again encased the Earth in Shadow. In the Loft Sir Gioiosa was reading the Autocrat, while Chisholm played a Game of Solitaire. The Guardsmen were not expecting Callers, as it was getting Late. Expensive Cars brought a goodly Nmnber of frosh, however, but they found the Door locked. A very pretty Engagement followed, and during the Action much Valor was displayed on both Sides, the giant Curran showing especial Enthu- siasm. Water from an imseen Moat was turned in, and Hostilities ceased, with six Officers in the Possession of the Sophomores. The frosh were there with the Pep, which is an important Ingredient of a banquet Season. 256 HADLEY. M. A. C. STUDENTS WET DOWN Fire Department Called Out to Cool Off the Ardor of Sophomores and Fresh- men. The Massachusetts agricultural col- lege freshmen and sophomores had an encounter on West street in Hadley Mon- day evening, which is said to have been an exciting affair until the ardor of the combatants was cooled by a deluge turned on from a convenient hydrant by the Hadley fire department. So far as known, the only severe wound of battle was a broken bone in the hand of one of the warriors. The affair is said to have resulted from the capture of several of the officers of the freshman class, who were taken Saturday and held in hand- cuffs and other bonds in barns in Hadley Center and North Hadley until it was too late for them to attend the banquet of the freshman class in Hartford Monday afternoon. The freshmen returned in force from the banquet Monday evening, and a collision between the freshmen and sophomores, about 30 on a side, occurred on West street about 9;30, which looked so much like real war that the citizens were alarmed, until they bethought them- selves of the expedient of wetting down the battle. The scheme worked to a charm, and the bedraggled students im- mediately took themselves off. 257 1915 EmxB, iliiul Q mvB This is a tale of the banquet The Freshman class( ?) had decreed. (A wonderful, wondrous banquet, A sumptuous elegant feed ) . They up and made a committee — Lawrence, Birchard, and Smith — They did their best and finest But the banquet proved a myth. The ossifei-s went in a frei, iht I ' ar — Bnckman, Patton, i Iai;uire — But a fight was just then started That roused the Sophomores ' ire. It resulted in sundry captures; And Seventeen lost their men. So, when they got down to Hartford, They wanted them back again. They started back to Hadley — Keegan, Sauter, and IJoss — With seventeen other huskies To try to redeem their loss. They found the officers ' quarters, They broke the stout barn door; They were bruised and kicked and pounded. But still came back for more. But the Hadley Fire I)ei)artment Was strictly on the job ; They brought their only fire hose And cleaned out the fighting mob. Soaked and drenched, they spluttered And pounded the empty air. And found, when the scrap was over The officers still were there. This is a tale of the bancjuet The Freshman class had decreed. (A wonderful, wondrous banquet, A sumptuous, elegant feed. ) But, Seventeen, we beat you And you proved a most worthy foe. And the only thing we regret is That we ' ll not have another go. 258 ' M I I l 11 1,1 .t5 . ' ■|»(ii ' IniKDON Holding Up South 259 i9ie lo a Kttp Kim iFrnm ®l|f trlfi 3 ag as rendered by T. Palmer Wilcox When a fellow ' s in love with a pretty, pretty girl, He talks to her gently, like a dove; He calls her his honey, and he spends all his money To make believe he ' s solid in his love. When his money ' s all gone, and his clothes are in the pawn, He ' ll find the old saying is trne. That a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. So what are yon going to do? CHORUS So boys keep away from the girls, I say. Oh, give them lots of room. For when you ' re abed, they ' ll bang you in the head With the bald-headed end of the broom. When married folks have lots of cash, The love is solid and strong, But when you have to live on hash. The love don ' t last so long. With a wife and seventeen half starved kids I ' ll tell you it is no fun, When the butcher comes around to collect his bills With a dog and a double barreled gun. So now, young man take my advice. Don ' t be in a hurry to wed, You ' ll think you ' re in clover, till the honeymoon is over, And then you ' ll wish you were dead. With a crossed eyed youngster on each knee, And a wife with a plaster on her nose, You ' ll find true love don ' t run so smooth When you have to wear second hand clothes. 260 1916 MM 3 g-man as sung hy T. Padmee Wilcox Oh, I owu the cider mill way dowu iu Eeubenville, My uame is Ebeueeza Joshua Fry. I know a thing er two, yew just bet yer life I dew, Yer can ' t fool me, for I ' m too durn sly. CHOEUS Well I swan I must be getting on, Giddap, Napoleon, it looks like rain. Well I ' ll be switched the hay ain ' t pitched, Call around and see us when you ' re down t ' the farm again. When I meet the bunco men, I allays get the best of them, Met two t ' other day on the Boston train. They says " How d ' y dew, " I says, " That ' 11 dew. Travel right along with yer durn skin game. " I drove the old bay daown taown the other day, Hitched him up to the railroad fence, I tied him good and strong, but the train came along, H ' ain ' t see the horse nor kerridge since. I drove the gi ' ay mare over to the county fair Took fust prize on a load er summer squash. Dropped into the cider mill, coming over by the hill Come home tighter than drum. By gosh ! I got so durn full, fergot to tie the bull. Let the reins fall right on the thill. Get home so durn late, couldn ' t find the barn gate. Ma says " Joshua, is it possobil. " My son Joshua lives in Philedel[)hi — a. Wouldn ' t do a days work if he could. Smokes dirty cigarettes, jest like the city chaps, End he ' s coming to ain ' t no good. One day we went dao-«Ti, when the circus came to taown, They ' d set up by the old mill dam. Ma says, " Let ' s go into the side show. And take a look at the tatooed man. " I saw a cuss look sharp at my pocket book, Sed he, " Gimme two tens fer a five? " I says, " Yer durn fool, I be the constabewl And you ' r arrested, as sure as you ' re alive. " 261 19ie :ifjJij:M :i § Prot. Smith— " Kyan, what is the Emerald Isle? " Jl- an — " Er — er — Spain, Sh " M Wattles — " From the s Hiij of this verse, Mr. Mahoney, what would you a TIm tin ' s meter was? " 1 ' (■( ( ' ( waking) — " Aw, .ill llicni Amherst guys swnn; lilve a rusty beer siL n , tlie (diildn ' t meet a stiamlit hall in a w eek. " An ©nymusH " Oh, mamma, " cried the young otispring, in terror aud despair, " Oh what cau be that awful thing that ' s standing over there? Is it some strange wild animal brought from a foreign shore? Pray tell me, ma, tor I ' ve not seen a thing like that before, " His mother soothed the little lad aud turned his fear to joy. Said she, " That ' s not an animal; it ' s just a college hoy. ' ' (fillfHh ' a ' a CEIjntr? (3oah?) Patient waiter, to his ten mouths after a hard Wednesday drill- it be boys, ham an ' beans or beans and h am? " Hia«5l|-(llry of tljt Sjan HrrapprB Eah, rah, Eahar, Eickety-iick, Dick, Dick, Dick. Hell, Hell, Hello, East Entry North College, North College, North College. ■What ' Jl : " WUlard Wattles Is writing poetry for ] la University paper out in Kansas, but there is nothing to indicate wh.ether he I pronounces his name to rhyme with ' " battles " or with " bottles ' : " " Vixt-t Us " " i 262 i9ie Jzi- " i:zx ' U{)t wxvcXm ICf aijxt? Games Won Lost Percent Games Won Lost Percent Theta Chi 2 Phi Sigma Kappa i Beta Kappa Phi i Q. T. V. I Sigma Phi Epsilon 2 Kappa Gamma Phi 2 Alpha Sigma Phi i Lambda Chi Alpha 2 Kappa Sigma 2 ,ooo ooo ooo ,ooo 500 500 000 000 ,000 Q. T. V. 9 Alpha Sigma Phi 9 Phi Sigma Kappa 8 Sigma Phi Epsilon 8 Theta Chi 9 Beta Kappa Phi 8 Kappa CJamma Phi 7 Kappa Sigma 7 Lambda Chi Alpha 7 Commons Club 8 777 666 625 625 555 500 428 285 285 Alpha and Omega 263 i9ie ®1|? l tgl lij lE urat b Mnn I was born about four thoiisaud years ago ; Aud there ' s notliing ever happened I don ' t know; I saw old king Pharoh ' s daughter Finding Moses in the water, And I ' ll lick the man who saj ' s it isn ' t so. I saw Satan when he roamed the Garden o ' er; I saw Eve and Adam driven from the door; TVliile the apple they were eating Round the bushes I was peeking; I can swear I am the man that ate the core. I saw Cain when he slew Abel in the glade ; And they say the game was poker that they played ; But right there is the rub For he hit him with a club ; I am sure it was a diamond or a spade. I saw Noah when he built his famous ark ; I crept into it one night when it was dark ; I saw Jonah in the whale, And I pulled the lion ' s tail ; And I crossed the land of Canaan on a lark. I taught Solomon his little a b c ' s; I helped Brigham Young invent limburger cheese ; I was sailing on the bay With Methusela one day, And I saved his flowing whiskers from the breeze. Queen Elizabeth was dead in love with me; We were married in Milwaukee secretly; But I turned around and shook her, And I went with General Hooker To fight mosquitoes down in Tennessee. I have sat with kings and queens on either hand. And jacks and aces too, you understand; I have seen an auction sail On the water in a gale. And I ' ve seen a schooner drunk upon dry land. I remember when this country had a king; I saw Cleopatra pawn her wedding ring; I saw England ' s colors flying When George Washington stopped lying, And the day that Paddy first began to sing. I am a highly educated man. To keep my brains within my hat I plan. I have been on earth so long- That I ' ve learned to sing this song — " When Abraham and Isaac rushed the Can. " First Sung at M. A. C. by •T uke " " Curran of Marlborough. 264 i9ie OIi|ap?l (EltppmgB Give the speaker s a chance to hear themselves, even if you don ' t want to hear them. Practice throwing hj ' mn books; it improves the aim and shows that you have pep. If a minister uses indiscreet language on the platform, give him a hand; he is a jolly good fellow. When a dog howls during the sermon, laugh ; let those about you know that you have a sense of humor. If a speaker pulls a crude one, Just to please the boys, look around to see how the co-eds are taking it. It may embarrass them, but they must expect to be embarrassed if they come here. Pop Stanford (recently married to his father-in-law ' s daughter) — " I can ' t come Saturday morning; I have Animal Husbandry then. " Herr Julian — " Are there any other husbands here? " Reggie Strar — - " Omega is a W with a tummy ache at both ends. " Pnnr ( xvis Mr. Chesley (showing the Governor of the Commonwealth through the Hash-House kitchen) — " These chickens have boiled for three hours. " His Excellency — " Yes, the weather has been warm. " Herb Tarbell, during final exam in English 4 (Miss Goessmann about to leave the room) — " Are you going to be here all day? " ' Billy ' s stenog. (phoning to Gurry) — " A freshman has fainted here in the oflSce. Professor Hasbrouck looked at him. " Gordon — " Could you telephase if you metaphase? " Jerome — " Yes, if it were Anaphase. " Billy — " Kelley, give force formula. " Kelley — " Patented by the Postum Cereal Company. ' 265 19151 yi JJ IiJ .v ' ■_i!u- ' :. ' .ZAli ' t =t± Dr. Oance — " Mr. Strand will — . " Large and depreciative audience — " R — r — r — r. " Ted Lewis (the old Williams baseluill man and political dark horse), after reading a number of singularly similar quizz pai ers — " Conditions in this class have been such as to make any honest man squirm. " Shorthorn (gazing at drill hall) — " Cracky, that ' s a big barn over there. " ®h?n uinmatt took to ' liproration " -- ' - Sprasue THE FIRST FASHION LEAFLET 266 1916 (With apologies to Edgar) Once upon a morning dreary, wliile we jiondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious jiniblein oC forgotten lore; While we sat there, slowly cramping, suddenly there came a tramping, As of someone loudly stamping, stamping on the hallway floor. " He is sore today, " we muttered, " hist, he ' s opening the door. " Only this and nothing more. AJi, distinctly I remember, it was in the bleak December, And each separate frosted member of the Physics Czar was hoar. And his sealskin cap was shining; and a scarf his neck entwining. Made the class room cease devining what made Billy feel so sore. " " Tn-as the cold, that loves to cluster where the heat waves are no more. " Closyerbooks. " (He said no more.) And the spiteful, point-blank snapping of those words my nerve was sapping; Thrilled me — filled me with fantastic terrors often felt before. So that now. to still the beating of my heart, I sat repeating, " He will tell us how the heating of a bit affects the bore. And the subject will console him, for all cold things make him sore. ' Twill be this and nothing more. " But the silence was unbroken, and the stillness gave no token, CTwas the silence that the sailors say precedes the tempest ' s roar) For he rose and said to me, " Please give the law of Archimedes ; At what temperature does air freeze; can you raise it any lower? " But I found, on search for answers in my littered upper floor. Darkness there, and nothing more. Not the least obeisance made he: not a minute stopped or stayed he; But the pent-up maledictions on my head he did outpour. Nothing soothing then he uttered, and he talked so fast he stuttei-ed. And the class looked scared and muttered, " We have heard that line before. " Then the raving Czar of Physics, with a mighty gesture swore I should take it — evermore. " Prophet, " thought I, " thing of evil, prophet still if prof, or devil. True it is that some among us are to take this coarse course o ' er. " (And his eyes had all the seeming of a demon ' s that is dreaming. And the Tungsten o ' er him streaming threw his shadow on the floor.) " Some of us are doomed to listen, as you rant and pace the floor. To your ravings — evermore. " And the luckless ones are sitting, still are sitting, still are sitting In the seats reserved for P. G. ' s, near the lab ' ratory door. Yes, of course I am among them, for the Prophet he has stung them — • ' Twere far better had he hung them to the Physics Building door, Where the air keeps getting denser, perfumed by his hand-rolled censer; Where his signal-fire burning tells the world a class is o ' er. We can fool him — nevermore. 267 i9ie A ©ragr ij in Nttt Arts " Why I Flunked Eii -lish " Villan— The Corpse H. E. Smith Hero — The D— n Fool W. E. Ryan Heroine — Rosalind E. S. Russell Played at M A. C. Time — Second Semester, 1913 " A little bull thrown on and off Will get you by the English prof. " ACT I. The Tragedy starts. The villian tries to get the hero and plans to get him — But let us see if he does. English I. Section 7. Ryan, W. E. March 3, 1913. Tuesday Theme. How to Study. You don ' t seem to have mastered or even comprehended what we covered last semester. ACT II. The hero slips one over on the villain and takes him unawares. The villain is caught in his tracks. English I. Section 7. Ryan, W. E. Tuesday ' s Theme. April 15, 1913. " Eugene Field House. " Better than recent awkward repetitions. ACT work. III. The villain begins his dirty English I. Section 7. Ryan, W. E. February 21, 1913. Friday Theme. Manufacturer of paper. Only two paragraphs? You will have to exercise greater pains than this paper indicates. ACT IV. With the heroine ' s help we cor- ner the villain. English I. Section 7. Ryan, W. E. Tuesday Theme. How Student Characteristics mold college opinion at M. A. C. Some better than last paper, but weakens at the end. The paper on the whole is not on the actual subject. ACT V. deserted. The hero loses Rosalind, she has English I. Section 7. Ryan, W. E. This touches the subject very slightly. 268 i9ie ACT VI. Hero fights it out alone. English I. Section 7. Ryan, W. E. April 22, 1913. Tuesday Theme. The Amherst Town Hall. Your Outline! Don ' t hand in blank pages. Your order is not pood. You want first to give a general plan or fundamental image, then go to details. Too short. ACT VH. He calls the hero a liar. The villain is surprised again, but he under- stands the situation. English I. Section 7. Ryan, W. E. This is not your own work. ACT VHI. The beginning of the end. The villain slips one over on the hero. English I. Section 7. Ryan, W. E. Tuesday Theme. March 18, 1913. What is Prejudice? I cannot read such writing, hence can- not give it credit. You will need to re- write and rewrite and be very neat and painstaking to pass the course. ACT IX. The Climax. Average 59. Ryan, W. E. " Enoch Arden. " Too much space devoted to the story or introduction. You are weak in IF struc- ture, punctuation, unity, coherence, etc. You will need another semester of stiff training in composition. You have enough ideas, but they are not well put. 269 1916 A ICam nt Frosh — " How do you spell registrar? " Soph— " E -e— g— i— s— t— £ r. " Frosh — " That ' s hot air outlet. " Soph — " Don ' t know it. " H at-Pnrkft lEssays Amhbest Amher!5t was founded by Romulus, liemus Co. so long ago that the religious journals no longer publish the event as news. An old tradition, in- teresting but without foundation, fixes the blame for this act on a certain J. J. Jeffries Amherst, Bart., who came to these hostile shores in the Shamrock 4, long before the year of the little apples. J. J. J. was advertising manager of Colonial Future Fame Companj , at one time a flourishing concern with inter- locking directorships in several historical associations. He was also one of the minor characters in Shaltespeare ' s comedy " Sabrina. " Amherst is prettily situated near the Amherst Post Office. It is composed entirely of siib irbs, which are very attractive to tired vacationists who go there to recuperate and attend occasional classes. There are two seasons in Amherst — School and Summer. At the end of summer the population returns and the weeds are burned from in front of the To ti Hall. The town is bounded on the noi ' th by Brooks Farm, on the east by a prostrate two-rail fence known as the C. V., on the south by Mt. Holyoke, and on the west by a twelve-cent fare to Hamp. Clyde Fitch and Noah Webster stayed in Amherst for a while as the result of not betting on the right candidate, and Eugene Field established the Safety First slogan by leaving the village at a tender age, having learned from obser- vation that death in the place was only a question of time for even the strongest and most robust. Amherst is noted for blind tigers, poor food, handsome shade trees, bone glasses, and quiet cemetaries. The principal industries of Amherst are fishing poles, straw lids, fussing, moving furniture, looking wise, and writing home for money. iop? Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it. Advertise in the Index ; it identifies you. The Index is worth the money you pay. Ask the man who owns one. It ' s the good apple tree that gets the most clubs throwii at it. Shout your wares through the Index. It ' s the squeaky wheel that gets the grease. Calves may come and calves may go, but the bull goes on forever. Know something about everything, and everything about something. Don ' t dodge difficulties ; meet them, greet them, beat them. 270 11916 ' 32 MASSflCHUSEm Olitrrau s (ElioruB One summer I thought I would i) to the country To spend my vacation — I needed the rest. Next morning I went to the well for some water. (They told me that drinking well water was best.) I had a red patch on the seat of my trousers, And when I leaned over exposed it to view. A bull who was grazing at the red patch stood gazing. (Now in such a case what would any bull do?) With his horns he did buck it ; the red patch he struck it. I went down with the bucket that hung in the well. Pressed Hay 271 1916 ®1)0 oboiiil iJ onu CHlub Club Color: Ivory Club Flower: Club Song: " Were the Old Polks at Home? " Dwarf Bean Blossoms Club Motto : Sumus Nuts George C. Martin p]dward M. Lewis MEMBERS In Facilitate William E. Hart Alexander E. Cance Charles A. Peters In Vrhe Melvin Graves Active Kaymond Alonzo dishing George Basil Fisher Arthur Eknian Hendry Harold Russell Kelley Wilbur Trow Locke Pliili]! I ' laisted Tliimuis Carlton Upham Honorai Eva Tanguay Thomas W. Lawson Index Board Harry Kendall Thaw Eugene Noble Foss Movies Smith Menihers William Couls Dickinson Justin Stanley Hemenway Reginald Stuart Hunt Edward Lee King- Waldo I ' reston Lyford William Edward Ryan, Jr. Harold Tichenor Whitney ■ij Members College P. Kimball Jesse Pomeroy Henry S. Pancoast Louis Kahlenherg Nut C. Gdddwin Carrie Nation Cheops In Mciiioriaiii Ponce de Leon Jules Verne P. L. Smith 272 1915 qI[}i ©liiimutratr If the Czar says, " I ' ll stick ye, " you want to watch out. He will stick by his word ; you ' ll be stuck past a doubt. And you ' ll find that they ' ve got you and put you to rout, If you don ' t get to work on your books, tra la ' If you don ' t get to work on your books. The same thing is true of Agronomy ' s maze — Unless you look out, for the rest of your days You will duplicate formulas ; try to find ways To pass off Sid ' s course by a point, tra la, To pass off Sid ' s course by a point. Zoology, too, needs a dissecting shark. To cut up a lobster is hardly a lark. And formalined frogs that grew up in the Ark Will make you turn white in your boots, tra la, Will make you turn white in your boots. Popular iFktinn On Tuesdays and Thursdays tan shoes must be polished. Good speaker at Assembly this afternoon. We ' ll beat Springfield easy this fall. No eight-dollar athletic tax when the field is done. Mr. Green has put them on the reserve shelf. Class sing right after supper. " Freshman banquet a success. " The night-shirt parade will be abolished. " This is what I call an easy examination. " He is earning his entire way through college. The weather signals. " That ' s a fraternity deal. " They are flunking out a bunch on account of lack of room. Woe is me, I am a poor Freshman. The Agricultural Implement Basketball League. East Street. They are going to put in the honor system. A joke recently appeared in the Collegian. The Hash House is going to be just like home. 273 19ie ' liL-lE S S= DRILL HALL December 7, 1912 PROGRAM Hot Air Merchaut Nestle The Night After Dick Laug, football star Moses Bob Thayer Tarbell Percj ' Moutgomery-Peter Mrs. Flyn Hulsizer Jim Flyn Verbeck Dr. Hicks Stearns Proctor Hayland Potter First Stndent Anderson Second Student ■ • Huntington Third Student, who whistles Jenna Fourth Student ' . • • ■ Blanpied Fifth Student Nicholson The Mystic Lad Fiske ( Special ) Vaudeville Sketch Hulsizer The Awkward Squad Lieut. Mustard Sergt. Drill . . . • ■ Cyrus Green ....... Hans Auheuser Pilsner Wurtzenbeiger Hofbrau, Jr. Percy Howard Hooper Hooper, Jr. Michael J. O ' Shaughnessy Bolter, a valet ...-••• Gould Jerome Gushing Sherinyan Bradley Rich Carver Slide vour chair to the wall and listen to the one piece orchestra. jj__ jjj ?j£jLw g £ !1916 Billy (calling tlie biscuit) — " Lyford. Lyford. Where is he, dead? " Voice from the ranks — " No deder ' n usual. " Doc. C. Evolution Gordon — ' " We ' re got a lot to do today. " ilffamnua aotnga (Eontpat A copy of Prof. Hasbrouck ' s latest book, " Personal Recollections of Edward A. Bowser, or, Authors with Whom I am Acquainted with, " will be charged to the man sending in the best set of answers to the following — (1) " Yuh cawn ' t fule me; yuh either know it or vnh don ' t; yuh either get a ten-spot or a zero. " (2) ' ' E-r-r-roimd an ' round an " round an round. " (3) You know what ' s paved with good intentions. " (4) " There you go — hook, bob, an ' sinker-r-r-r. I could prove to you fel- lers without a shadder iiv douht that the moon is made of green cheese. " Doc. Gordon in Geology — " Mr. Goodwin, I ' ll give you one minute to wake up. " Business of enthusiastic blushing by Mr. Goodwin. Which is it, Mose, religious favor, flavor, or fever? lifaal) l!|ouap (Snaatp Vaseline i ie will not be pojiular this season. All nuts will bolt their food as in past years. If another rabbit stew is contemplated this season, the student body is in favor of a closed season on bunnies. Only the proximity of influential parents saves little Billy from many a good licking. " ' Question here ' — Mr. Jerome, what is symbiosis? " Eomey — " Where one animal eats another for mutual benefit. " Mr. Chenoweth — " Does anyone in the class live where thej ' raise onion sets? " Class (in unison) — " Mahoney. " Doc. Gordon — " In human experience (and that includes you, Mr. Clougli) do von find the earth firm and stable? " Ihid. — " Differences in density are very apparent to everyone, particularly to teachers. " Ibid, (holding aloft one of his symbiotic, invertebrate, prehensile hands) ' Let this represent an apendage — of a lobster. " Ibid. — " NoAV, if our friend Curi an will remain awake 275 1916 The modest girl of long ago Concealed her architecture. How she was built you ' s never know, You only could conjecture. But all the girls you see today With candor most emphatic, Their structural designs display From ground floor to the attic. ||0tFro;ia5tttra Eut 1 must ' return to my story, from which I have wandered at the risk of fatiguing you, my patient, bovine readers, and of putting you, at the very start of my anecdote, in a state of mind little adapted to receive as bony fldo facts a tale so thrilling and at the same time so frightfully rural as this, or to cope with a theme which requires such grotesque mental grappling. Some from among you, friends, bolder, perhaps, than the rest comma may say, " Let us delay no longer; come what come will, let us have at this awful thing; out upon it. " But not so fast. Precipitation is the thief of time. Go slowly be- fore approaching so steep an intellectual hill as the one we are now preparing to ascend. Perhaps, by way of preparing you for the shock which is sure to follow, a hint of the tremendous import of the revelations which are about to hit the civilized world between the eyes would be only fitting at this time. Dinnis, turn that ci-ank. The day was tempestuous. Lightenings flashed from the cerulean sky. A young man with a ghastly smile flickering across his map stood before the chapel door. In his hand was a black note book, nine inches by eleven. His shoes were full of feet. He glanced timidly at the tower clock, and then collecting chronological data from his own paperweight, burst into a fit of demonical laughter. Entering the ancient pile, he walked into the library to study his lessons. Light from the setting sun struggled in through windows dimmed by the dust of innumerable years and lay in a ragged puddle upon the hobnailed floor. Over in the corner a crowd was flghting for places around the latest issue of the Contemporary Review. Unable to endure the sight, he sloped into the stackroom. A game of tag was in full swing through the aisles, and two seniors were whistling " School Days. " The tenor was doing very well. Several female assistants in the oflflce were pluming themselves, gazing out of the 276 1916 windows the while into the middle of next week. The Man behind the Mask was seated at the office phone, kidding centi ' al. The only quiet person was a sophomore who was seated in the shadow of a book- case glancing furtively at the illustrations in Grey ' s Anatomy. Someone upstairs threw the organ pump into low, and the vibration shook the glass from a picture of a group of grave old men, bearded with moss and in garments shiny, labelled " College Life Board, 1775. " At the sound, the asistant at the desk shifted in his seat and snored in a different key. Pussy-foot slammed by on his way to the reserve shelf. The piano above gave out, and the College Band began to accompany the trombone, but Nubs lit into his scales and drowned them out. Tabby sat on the floor in front of the card index, reading German chemical terms for breathing exercises. Itano and Van Suchtelen struck up " Hoch der Mikado, " each in his nativ e tongue. Some- one cut out the muffler on the radiators, and Whispering Smith yelled, ' ' Here comes Barney Oldfield. " Sliver came pacing in, shouting, " Phi Kappa Phi this way. " He wanted to take out the new fitty-six-pound dictionary, but it was on file in the basement under Harper ' s for the year 1896. Stone eased in soon after, and began to pick leaves at random from the shelves, but was told to beer little more careful what he did. Baldy wanted to know about best cellars, admitting that it was rather a novel appleication to make. Sprague tiptoed in, and inquired for a book on genealogy. Johnny O. tried to help him out, and said that he hadn ' t seen any family tree in the room, this not being a branch librai " y, and wanted to know weather it was fair to add that there were plenty of square roots round, or knot. The Bloke next walked in, arm in arm with his crutches, and ordered " Eyes right, " but Woof-woof (who always maintained that out of psych, is out of mind) argued that he was wrong. Just then some- body climbed onto the keyboard of the sweet old organ and began to practice ground and lofty tumbling. With a wild whoop of despair the young man who had come to study his lessons made a bolt for the door, which to say the least was very thoughtful of him. 277 1915 3 at tltf aakr of Jprnl i£. ilJ. ICpims Bj The ••Blokk " " I never expected to advocate the same man for Congress as would be advocated by Prof. Spragne. But when we are for Lewis there are no party lines, everyone is for our Dean (Prolonged applause). There are no democrats in my native state, Vermont, to be a democrat there is akin to being a horse thief. Once the democrats got together and invited Stearns of Chicopee to ad- dress them. Stearns replied that he was busy, and suggested that if the demo- crats of Vt. would come to his back yard he would address them there. (Laughter and applause.) I moved to Mass. to get my vote to count. I like to work for Lewis (applause), I believe in him, his principles have kept men of my profession from being now engaged in a fierce and bloody war in defense of our flag. (Applause.) You yoimg men are from many districts. Go back there Friday and tell the folks how you love Lewis (Pandemonium, applause, stamping and continued cheering). Work for Lewis. " (7 min. 35.4 sec. of cheering.) Araheret, Mass O etohnr 1 . 1214 .191- T.KSJter F.. rielding ' (S.a Massachusetts Agricultural College, r. ACCOUNT WITH Treasurer ' s 0 use of Chapel Chairo for Faculty picture Shu ock " up To his old tricks 278 279 Massachusetts agricultural college PROPOSAL FOR FURNISHING SUPPLIES TO THE M. A. C. DINING HALL Am iersl. Mass., PX 3 . Igl ..... Name of Bidder ,V W ? St)NS Address l- SS E-rS , N EKV- S , (S(e-KlANH i We hereby profuse to furnUh and deliver F. O. B. iTj XS he helow list of supplies at prices named, subject to following conditions: All supplies delivered must be of same quality as ordered and subject to the approval of the manager of the Dining Hall, otherwise all supplies received shall be returned to the shipper at his expense. Right is reserved to reject any and all bids and to omit any item or items called for. Signed -J WnvV o C V - Your proposal for thise supplies must be received by CX. Q , - rr- otherwise it cannot be considered. Address: William H. Chesley, Manager to eef= IZ3,4SUJ8 1 Mm. beiT Vulc i.r ' 2eD p tc e-rr- Stav-CH- pAST£- FeP pwdd i ' vncl SAuceS C) 6 poz_. pR.$, Fi SH CAK6S GoTTa- p i rcKA c-A 5 P5 pOR., AMi= S NrHlrTI ' EcjCjj C ' H C0R J bl iTNcI R_o-aC|Vn ov BlcxttidaE. 400 3.30= FT |ctt.«o:03 I G ER. S A ' lr, To by 30 i3TH. 3B:£. S 0. S ' S orvci. elLKASCU fdR la lbs. 3 r» i°6 10 (2. " ON oeMTeRs) 12- cjroiS , li. li. fe Ib . 3oo tops psm b. I. 73 lbs. 30 ke 280 1915 i gylgmbn% 1913 I do not pine for human gore, Yet boldly I assert I ' d like to slap the brainless yap Who calls a girl a " skirt. " — Peoria Journal. ASPECTS, EVENTS, ETC. M. A. C. CALENDAR. lo — 200 specimens of wax green verdure appear on campus. II — Football mass meeting. 12 — ' 16 wins 60 man pull, ' i- ' reception. 13 — Night shirt parade, " persuaders " evi- dent. 14 — 17th Sunday after Trinity. 15 — ( in Apogee, eclipsed. 16 — Ryan reverts to a freshman, there ' s a reason. 18 — " Percy ' s " ' camera displaces its own vol. in pond. 19 — ' 16 enjoys itself on chapel steps. 20 — 8 splashes in pond. 21 — i8th Sunday after Trinity. 22 — Euglena escapes from zoo. lab. 23 — C " ) enters fj. Autumn begins. 24 — Informal committee elected. 25 — Catholic Club organizes. 26 — Send off for team to Dartmouth. 28 — 19th Sunday after Trinity. 29 — Dog days ended about a week ago. 30 — " Tich ' ' feeds his parrot another seed. With the reopening of the schools, our at- tention turns again to the instruction of the children. Don ' t tolerate any impairment of the New England tradition that every child have a thorough education. Sweet are the uses of the universities, but those who come to M. A. C. never regret it. Mothers, when you pack the child ' s trunk preparatory to sending him to M. A. C, be sure to include a set of Horatio Alger to give him courage and incentive to stick out the first few weeks, and a pair of long pants besides the ones he wears away. It will not be necessary to pack his corduroy or khaki leg cases, his straw hat, or his collection of bow ties, for he will not need them for some time. 281 O rtobn , 1913 I pine not to bring others woe, I trust I ' m not so mean; But I would like to swat the bo Who calls a girl a " queen. " — Houston Post. ASPECTS, EVENTS, ETC. M. A. C. CALENDAR. I — 46th Anniversary Day. 2 — New bulletin board in North. 3 — Stock judging team returns from Brock- ton. 4 — 1916 vins 6-man rope-pull. Informal. 5 — Sunday. 6 — Hand in your hour plans. 7 — Another poem wattles into print. 8 — Mass meeting for Tufts game. 9 — 1917 picture taken (at Clark Hall). 10 — New uniforms make hard guys of frosh. II — M. A. C, 20; Union, o. 12 — Sunday. A ring around the moon. 13 — Cushing joins the M. A. C. C. A. 14 — Phi Kappa Phi elections announced. 15 — Pres. Meiklejohn spoke 3 ' esterday. 16 — Boiled water everywhere. 17 — Medium tides. 18 — Informal. Freshmen smoke on campus. 19 — Sunday. 1913 wedding breakfast. 20 — Italian club organized. 21 — " Tit " back after siege of mumps. 22 — Dear old Major Spooner of Norwich. 23 — Unsettled. 24 — Occasional tides. 25 — Yi of college on Dean ' s board. 26 — 23rd. Sunday after Trinity. 27 — 93 freshmen pledge fraternities. 28 — St. Simon and St. Jude. 29 — Harry Laidler, Sec ' y I. C. Socialistic Soc. 30 — Democratic rally in town hall and our band. 31— All Hallows Eve. According to the department of agronomy, fall plowing now demands attention. With minor exceptions all land which is to be put under cultivation next year should be plowed before freezing. Note that the ground should be plowed before freezing, as this method takes care of any difficulties that might be encountered in plowing after the land is like a stone quarry. It is neither necessary nor desirable to turn furrows smooth and flat as in spring plowing, for if the land is quite rough the frost will be more effective in breaking up the soil and reducing it to a fine powder. For the bene- fit of the uninitiated we would say that the term " spring plowing, " used above does not refer to springs or cushions attached to the plow, but to the time of year when the opera- tion is done. The poultry dept. is of the opinion that pullets should begin laying freely this month. They must be carefully sorted out, the most promising layers put in the laying pens, and the others in the fattening pens. Fountain pens are the best means for water- ing the birds. Treat your hens well; re- member that a sitting hen will not stand for much. The dept. of pomology now comes out with the statement that the apple harvest now demands attention. Be careful when going about the vineyard that you are not attacked by animals; there are a lot of gra(y) apes among the vines. Seeds for the determination of the life history of a one year old Baldwin apple tree can be obtained from the N. Amherst cider mill. For any further information regarding this tree, " ask the seed. " : _ J- ' r±:i j :zlZ. Jt it= .iji. 11916 Noimnhrr, 1913 AAA AAA When you go broke at treating, mate, Your friends look blank and stolid; But long as you can liquidate The boys are for you solid. —Roy Moulton ASPECTS, EVENTS, ETC. M. A. C. CALENDAR. I — All Saints Day. No rough house. 2 — Chapel — Michael Murry. 3 — Prof. Sprague sings hymn 8. 4 — State election, gratifies the Dean. 5 — Plans on for Springfield game. JFarm 6 — Who said sonnets ? southerly 7 — More Springfield talk, ivinds and rain. 8 — " Ted " Richards beats Amherst in cross country. 9 — " Hank " has his calendars in tow. II — " Tich ' ' has a crop of calendars. 12 — Washington Alumni dinner. Wash. D. C. 13 — Bokelund captures a squirrel. 14 — Hockey candidates report. i6— Chapel— Rabbi Wise. 17 — Zoo. lab. assumes oder of Homaris Veridecadus. i8 — Mr. Wattles in print. 19 — About this time expect quizzes. 20 — " World Politics " interfere with drill. 21 — Debating teams picked. 22 — Freshman Night. 23 — Ice cream for dinner. 2J. — " Fat " Anderson born 19 yrs. ago. 25 — 13 men awarded the M. 26 — Thanksgiving recess. 27 — Thanksgiving Day. 28 — Rebate at hash house. 29 — Dean ' s Saturday. 30 — Turkey hash for dinner. It occasionally happens that a farmer is put to a great inconvenience on account of anatomical disorders among farm animals. The up-to-date farmer should be acquainted with these common diseases and their reme- dies. With this fact in view the dept. of Vet. Science has issued the following bulle- tin: — Actinomycosis, — external swelling on jaw, or internally in mouth. Swelling may break and fungus growth appear; infectious. Give KI for a week, then omit for a week, then resume for a week. The animal should have weakened by this time. Acid stomach, — test with blue litmus. Give soda, chalk or charcoal. Azotitria, — sudden oppression, weakness, perspiration. Feed too high, exercise too little. Light feed when not at work; Epsom salts; soda ; aloes. Colic. — Animal lies down. Kicks toward body with hind feet. Looks around towards flank. Jerks tail ; groans and plunges about. Laudanum; chloral hydrate; cannabis; change diet. Conjtnictivities, — swollen and watering eyes. Inflamation. H3BO3 wash. Hydrophobia, — See Rabies. Influenza, — rapid fever. Head hangs down. Chills. Gnashing of teeth. Eyes full of tears. Give belladonna; quinine. Osteomalacia, — softening of the bone. De- praved appetite. Joints " crackle. " Change diet ; give lime phosphate. Tapeiuorms, — prevent dogs from eating infected animals. Trichinosis, — a parasite of swine. " About 80,000 to cubic inch. " Allow no rats in hog pens; eat no uncooked pork. For further in- formation consult dept. of zoology. i9ie S rnnbn . 1913 A worthless cuss is William Fife, He ' s chuck full of ambition; He has a lofty aim in life, But has no ammunition. — Cincinnati Enquirer ASPECTS, EVENTS, ETC. M. A. C. CALENDAR. -First day of month. Cold - C ' t ' C stationary C ' 9 -Athletic field a reality; $2,500 pledged. -north east ivinds. -Western Alumni Banquet, at Chicago. -Dean ' s Saturday. -Chapel — R. H. M. Augustine. -About this time -New football sweaters appear on cam- pus. —expect more exams. -Kelly dissolves his grouch. -Roister Doisters at Montague. —Informal. Signs of -Chapel— Rev. Samuel A. Eliot. — " Billy " persuades " Dan " there is no such thing as suction. — " Romey " passes a math quizz. snoiu — ' 16 dog disappears. —Rabbit stew at hash house?? -Hockey— M. A. C, 8; Williams, i. Christmas recess. —Moses in Ticonderoga. —Winter begins. Sunday. —Forefathers ' Day. —Holiday in Mendon, " Cud ' Home. — Somerville in laughter, " Cush ' ' home. —Christmas. — M. A. C. ' 13 night. Lyford makes a —Dramatic society, noise — wandering in Natick. —thru —New York -and N. J. The winter affords many enjoyments to mankind in general, but to no one class of men more than to the assiduous sophomore, who now sits down at his leisure(?), sur- sounded by all the comforts and necessities of life, namely, a pungent pipe and some Tuxedo, and a place to lay his feet, and pleasinglv( ?) spends the long winter even- ing in social converse, as by reading some useful and entertaining author, Milton or Spenser, or in fact any of the ancient proto- types eulogized by the pedagogues of the English dept. Reading and conversation (conversation being the elite word for " BuU- fest " ), are to winter what herbaria are to spring, and Plasmodium vivax to autumn. They are the bugbear of the season. Superior to vernal joys, these permanent pleasures of the intellect are in vigor, when those are faded and no more. We hesitate to renew these suggestions, for the occasions of reading and studying to- gether, besides being a source of annoyance and suspicion, will always be looked upon with a flood of unutterable feelings and emo- tions which sweep o ' er the bulwarks of our souls, ending in the last expiring wail, " My kingdom for a brick. " Many alterations and repairs are likely to be required about the farm at this time of year. The poultry quarters should be fur- nished with feather beds; calks put on the cows ' hoofs so that cowslips (not caltha paiusfris), will be less frequent; a box stall put in the horse barn, etc. 1915 ifanuartJ, 1914 I have in mind a worthless coot Whom thirst has quite railroaded; He aims high but he can not shoot Because he ' s always loaded. — Houston Post. ASPECTS, EVENTS, ETC. M. A. C. CALENDAR. I — Brisk trade in calendars. 2 — Everybody clipping coupons. 3 — M. A. C, 5 ; West Point, o. 4 — Sunday Sir Isaac Newton b. 1642. 5 — Winter recess ends. 6 — Round-up of 175 shorthorns. 7 — Second pay-day for field pledges. 8 — Rifle team shoots Purdue. 9 — Twelfth Night Entertainment. 10 — Dean ' s Sat. Fuller sisters. II — Chapel at 7:40 as usual. 12 — Ice cream not selling well. 13 — Plentiful supply of ground fish. 14 — Harvard, 4; M. A. C, 3. 15 — Nicholson still wearing red mackinaw. 16 — Annual College Debate in Chapel. 17 — M. A. C, 13; Holy Cross, o. 18 — Thesides replaces Theta Nu Epsilon. 19 — Imports and exports continue. 20 — A good day for ducks. 21 — Spfld beaten in hockey, 2-0. 22 — Doc. Gordon lectures on the horse race. 23 — Exams begin. 24 — Market opened strong. 25 — Sunday. Conversion of St. Paul. 26 — Exams continue. 27 — James G. Blaine died, 1893. 28 — Peter the Great died, 1725. 29 — The faculty is supreme. ;o — How ' d yuh hit um? 31 — Cold Tues., 1815. Begin right. Many important things fol- low which must be attended to this month or next year. You are likely to find the wife ' s opinion and judgment of great assistance in these matters, especially if he is a class ahead of you. Ask him what you had better plug up on and what can be left until the night before the exam. Ask his advice about arranging your cribs in the classrooms, and let him show you how to prepare them in the most compact and accessible form. Use your bean as auxilliary to the cribs, and be sure to take your briefs with you on leaving the exam., as they might excite suspicion. Truly, these are the times that try mens ' souls. 285 1916 J ' -;-.--.,-„i lT ' ' jLjiL M. S z= 3 Iftbvmni 1914 The hero of my little song Is Adoniram Blitt, Who shoots his mouth off all day long And never makes a hit. —Spriru field Repuhl ' utui. ASPECTS, EVENTS, ETC. M. A. C. CALENDAR. I — Sunday. Churches packed to the doors. 2 — Second semester begins (for some). 3 — Over $5,000. pledged for the field. 4 — Another page of pathos added to Signal. 5 — 29 years ago this week 6 — Walter E. Prince put on 7 — his first 8 — pair of 9 — pants. 10 — Meeting Springfield Alumni Club. II — Amherst beaten 4-0. Senior smoker. 12 — Peace with Gt. Britain, 1815. 13 — Junior Prom. Mass Alumni Dine in Boston. 14 — Spfld. beaten 5-0. Prom show in Hamo. i5_Sunday. Theo. Sedgwick of N. Y. City. 16 — Nothing doing. 17 — College catalog out. Enrollment 607. 18 — Talk on humane societies in Assembly. 19 — Strike at Philadelphia, 1910. 20 — Tarbell got to breakfast. 21 — Valley Alumni banquet in Spfld. In- formal. 22 — Hemenway wears a necktie. Sunday. 23 — Hash house to be just like home. 24 — St. Matthias. 25— Chris. T. Callahan threw the bull. 26 — Cold today, as usual. Brite fare. 27 — Clark pit cold today. 28 — Alumni day. Banquet of Washington Alumni. The unvaried diet of winter now begins to tell, especially at Chesley ' s Converter (old things made new). Perhaps a change in ra- tions would be advisable, even at the cost of some trouble and expense. Try a steak over at Dick ' s some night or a cockroach cocktail at Eddies grill, and some soft throat wash for that dusty feeling. Freshmen would do well to get a letter of introduction to Profes- sor Hasbrouck from some influential person, and then study like time, for trig is a queer subject. Sophomores should avoid electing anything with which there is any work con- nected, and should cast about for a good legible set of Aggie Industry readings and maps. Get a frosh to ink in your botany drawings for you. Never mind the English; it ' s a " gut. " riF-tiixx 1916 iiarrh. 1914 X A chap that aims a bit too high Is Henry Foozle Clark. He is a bullet-headed euy That never hits the mark. — Neiv York Mail. ASPECTS, EVENTS, ETC. M. A. C. CALENDAR. I — Sunday. Rain 2 — Blue Monday. 3 — Cut throat Nash on rampage. 4 — Last installment of athletic pledges. Signal elections. 5 — Dr. Sato lectures. 19 16 Index launched. 6 — Junior Smoker. Thesides initiation banquet. 7 — Ray Wetherbee born 21 yrs. ago. 8— Chapel— Rev. Anson P. Stokes, Yale. 9 — Topham buys a new cud of gum. 10 — imth s ioivers II — More English to-day. 12 — ' 16, 13; ' 17, 12. Basketball, ' 14, wins series. 13 — Vaudeville in drill hall. 14 — Fifth informal. 15 — Chapel — Rev. John E. Russell, Williams. 16 — Farmers ' Week begins. 17 — Rough house in North. 18 — Rifle season ends. M. A. C. score, 980. 19 — Debating team beats R. I. 20 — Short horns shipped out. 21 — Farmers ' Week ends. Over 1,500 enrolled. 22 — Chapel — Rev. P. R. Frothingham. 23 — First Monday after last Sunday. 24 — Medals offered to best stock judges in ' 17- 2 Roister Doisters in Town Hall. 26 — Y. M. C. A. elections. 27 — Spring recess begins. 28 — General exodus from town. 29 — Town empty. 30 — Musical Clubs trip besrins. 31 — Some fools to-morrow. Farming in all branches begins in earnest now. The orchard must be pruned, un- profitable trees grafted and regrafted. Some farmers object to the use of the bridge graft, because they say it affords caterpillars an eas} ' passage over the rough places on the tree trunk. San Jose should be gotten after with a spray pump. Instructions for repair- ing a broken pump may be obtained from the physics dept. for a O. Hydraulic rams are not suitable for spraying. Herpicide is the remedy, apply in a fine snray. The first batch of chickens should be started in the incubator about the middle of the month. Anv unfertile eggs may be gotten rid of at the dining hall, where they may be dropped on toast without injury. Turkeys, ducks, and geese should lay well this month. Refrain from using profanity when working in the hen yard; fowl talk is so prevalent there anyway. In making ligs grow, much depends upon seeing them three times a day, scratching their backs to make them gentle, and watch- ing closely to see if they need a little wood ashes or charcoal, a drop of lard or kero- sene on their backs to free them from lice, or a change of diet to make their appetite keen. 191M -.4 - EX Atinl. 1314 There ' s always something to brag of; E ' en when a fellow melts; I ' ll bet I ' ve got more prickly heat Than anybody else. —Ilousto,, Post. ASPECTS, EVENTS, ETC. NL A. C. CALENDAR. i_AlI Fools Day. 2 — Some Fools i—slill left 4 — over. 5 — " Susie " sings a hymn. 6 — Spring recess ends. 7 — " Duke " appears in uniform. " The Ford is mv auto, I shall not want S— About this another. 9 — Work on $ 2 K house begins. It maketh me to lie down beneath it. lo — time, expect It soreth my soul. 1 1 — herbaria It leadeth mc in the paths of ridicule 12— Chapel— Rev. W. S. Scott. 13 — to cause trouble. For its namesake. 14 — Changes in banquet rules. Yea tho 1 ride through the valleys I c— College Signal changed to Mas sa- I am towed up the hills, chusetts Collegian. 16 — Inter fraternity baseball proposed. For I fear much evil, for thy rods and thy 17 — Mt. Toby proposed as forest reserve. Engine discomfort me. 18— Sixth Informal. U. of Me. vs. M. A C. I anoint thy tires with patches; 19 — Sunday Chapel. My radiator runneth o ' er. 20 — Botany class I prepared for blow outs in the presence 21 — Another change in banquet rules. Of mine enemies. 22 — jailed in padded 23 parenchyma cells. Surely if this thing follows me all the days of my life. 24 — ' 15 tree planting. 25 — Rumors of war. I shall dwell in the bug house for ever. " 26— Chapel— Rev. Dr. Boyiiton. 27— Com. on Agric. favors Agric. Bldg. 28 — Military demonstration. Schedule for " Sunrise League ' ' out. 29 — Burnham Declamation Contest. ' o — Last of month. 288 -. .-■-:, ' - ' " ' -? ' - - --T- ' -V-,- ■.■.■.-,—. " ' .,; ;-f —.-•■ ---v - - -v v- .,, j- , 1916 Man. 1314 The guy who drinks up all there is Shows wonderful endurance, But for his folks ' tis better biz For him to buy insurance. — Houston Post. ASPECTS, EVENTS, ETC. M. A. C. CALENDAR. I — Rushing season closes. Banquet season opens. 2 — Informal. 3 — Sunday. Sophs interested in Buchanan. 4 — Sophs win Banquet Season, 6-2. 5 — Locke has a shave. 6 — Spfld beaten 9-2. Phi Kappa Phi elec- tions. 7 — Prof. Wellington has a puncture. 8 — Welcome to Prexy at Hillside. 9 — High School Day. Sophs win baseball. 10 — M. A. C. Club of Hawaii formed yesterday. II — Country Life Club organized. 12 — Name of Signal changes to Collegian. 13 — Exam on the " Three Books. " 14 — Press Club organized. Soph get-together. 15 — Swan smoked a " club " last night. 16 — Informal. 17 — Sunday. Great frost, 1794. 18 — Forest fires, Washington, 1912. 19 — Dark day, 1780. 20 — Flint Oratorical contest. 21 — Ascension Day. 22 — Senior night. Norwich beaten, 9-0. 23 — Davies makes home run in Vermont game. 24 — Death of Professor Georgia. 25 — President Diaz abdicated, 1911. 26 — President ' s reception to Seniors. 27 — Amherst defeated, 3-0. Senate elections. 28 — Cyclone in Oklahoma, 1912. 29 — Boston College defeated, 6-2. 30 — Decoration Day parade. 31 — Pentecost Sunday. This might be called the planting month, for the setting of trees and grafts falls on this month. The professor of horticulture now takes the opportunity to make his annual pun upon the word " graft, " and it will please him if the class indulge in at least moderate laughter. Throwing seeds in the greenhouse should now occupy the attention of all serious-minded students, but care should be taken to avoid striking the prof with misdirected ripened fertilized ovules. In the class orchard work, grafting wax makes delightful material for modelling into many curious and bizarre forms and for tossing playfully about. This is also the month for class tree planting, and participants in this sport should bear in mind the fact that if per- sonal irrigation is indulged in to too great an extent, it detracts from the solemn digni- ty of the occasion. 289 i9ie l-iL- AJlM - _JLJ — L_J . Mm Mm, 1914 When you have coin they ' ll shake your hand, And you ' ll be in fine feather; But, when you ' re broke, please understand, They ' ll shake you altogether. — Luke McLuke ASPECTS, EVENTS, ETC. M. A. C. CALENDAR. I- -Rus i on 2- -herbaria creates Keep an eve on the bulletin board this 3- -Mass. Meeting. month, especially the Dean ' s board. For - -4th of July comes next month. recreation these warm days, sit in front of 5- -flowery language. South and watch the frosh roll diamond. 6- -Freshman-sophomore exams. Curse the military department after each -Sunday; cramming for exams. drill. Don ' t take inspection too seriously. 7- it ' s just a junket for the old man. When 8- -Harrocks wear a white collar. planning for your summer ' s work, select the II- -Q. T. V. wins " Sunrise " cup. first job you can get and think yourself 12- -M. A. C, 5 ; Vermont, 2. lucky. If you don ' t stand in with some of 13- -M. A. C, 7; Amherst, 2. Commence- the profs, get solid, even if it hurts your ment show. Soph-Senior Hop. pride a bit. Freshmen have the entire sum- mer in which to make men of themselves. Thev should remember that miracles do 15- —Baseball, ' 16, 15; ' 17, 4. happen. i6- —Alumni Day. 17- —Commencement. i9ie i gytnnbgi% 1914 The hash most boarding houses serve Is made without prescription; To dish it up requires a nerve; And it defies description. — Youngstoivn Telegraph. ASPECTS, EVENTS, ETC. M. A. C. CALENDAR. 9 — College opens. 177 freshmen. 10 — Mass meeting around bonfire. II — Freshman reception in drill hall. 12 — " Big Sam ' s " baby one month old. 13 — Prexy in Sunday chapel. 14 — President McKinley died, 1901. 15 — Several frosh got lost on campus. 16 — Dr. Sprague gives war talk in Assem- bly. 17 — First M. A. C. C. A. meeting of year. 18 — Faculty reception at Prexy ' s. 19 — Freshman reception at Prexy ' s. 20 — Mine disaster Westphalia, 1912. Sunday. 21 — St. Matthew. 22 — Prof. Haskell speaks in Stockbridge Club. 23 — Pres. Fairchild of N. H. State. 24 — Candidates for pond party making good. 25 — Junior found studying. Whack, biff, etc. 26 — Dartmouth game, lost 29-2. 27 — Seasonable temperature. 28 — Very dry. 29 — Mischaelmas Day. 30 — Last day of September. " What are you fellers bonin ' for? " says freshman unafraid. " Agronomy, agronomy, " the sophomore said. " What makes vou bone so hard, so hard? " says freshman unafraid. ■•Sid Haskell, frosh; Sid Haskell, " frosh, the sophomore said. " For we ' re having symbiosis and rotation and the like ; " And you ' ll find that sound farm practices are hardly called a pike; " And you ' ll say ' What is sandy loam; please, for the love of Mike. ' " When you go to Sidney Haskell in the morning. " " What ' s that that you are cutting up? " says freshman unafraid. " It ' s Lollgo Pealii, " the sophomore said. " Is he an opera singer, then? " says fresh- man unafraid. " Oh, no, he is zoology, " the sophomore said. " And you ' ll find he has chromatophores and venas, and his smell " Is most extremely orful when you ' ve worked with him a spell. " And you ' ll think perhaps you do not like zoology so well " When poor Loligo you cut up in the morn- ing. " 291 CONCERNING Name Location I Alabama Polytechnic Institute . Auburn, . la. Albion College Albion, Mich. Allegheny College Meadville, Pa. Amherst College Amherst. Mass. Armour Institute Chicago, 111. Bates College Lewiston. Me. Baylor University Waco, Te.v. Beloit College Beloit, Wis. Berea College Berea, Ky. Boston University Boston, Mass. Bowdoin College Brunswick, Me. Brown University Providence. R. I. Bucknell University Lewisburg, Pa. Case School of Applied Science, Cleveland, Ohio Central University Danville, Ky. Claflin University Orangeburg, S. C. Colgate University Hamilton, N. Y. College of the City of New York, New York City College of the Holy Cross . . . Worcester, Mass. College of William and Mary . Williamsburg, Va. Colorado College Colorado Springs, Col. Colorado School of Mines . . . Golden, Col. Columbia University New York City Cornell University Ithaca, N. Y. Cumberland University .... Lebanon, Tenn. Dartmouth College Hanover, N. H. Delaware College Newark, Del. De Pauw University Greencastle, Ind. Dickinson College Carlisle, Pa. Drake University Des Moines, la. Fisk University Nashville, Tenn. Franklin and Marshall .... Lancaster, Pa. George Washington University . Washington, D. C. Georgetown University .... Washington, D. C. Grinnell College Grinnell, la. Harvard University Cambridge, Mass. Haverford College Haverford, Pa. Howard University Washington, D. C. Indiana University Bloomington, Ind. John Hopkins University . . . Baltimore, Md. Kentucky University Lexington, Ky. Kenyon College Gambier, Ohio Lafayette College Easton, Pa. Lake Forest College Lake Forest, 111. Lehigh University South Bethlehem, Pa. Leland Stanford, Jr., University, Stanford University, Cal. Louisiana State University . . Baton Rouge, La. Marietta College Marietta, Ohio Mass. Agricultural College . . Amherst, Mass. Mass. Institute of Technology . Boston, Mass. Middleburg College Middlebury, Vt. New York University .... New York City Northwestern University . . . Evanston, 111. Oberlin College Oberlin, Ohio Ohio State LTniversity .... Columbus, Ohio 1872 1861 1815 1821 1893 1864 1845 1846 1855 1869 1794 1764 1846 1881 1819 1872 1819 1847 1843 1693 1874 1874 1754 1865 1879 1769 1834 1837 1783 1881 1866 1821 1789 1848 1636 1834 1867 1824 1876 1836 1825 1832 1858 1866 1865 1800 1832 1851 1833 1873 d President No. Charles C. Thach, A.M., LL.D. 1 Samuel Dickie, A.M., M.S., LL.D. 2 Rev. William H. Crawford, D.D., LL.D. 3 Alexander Meiklejohn, Ph.D. 4 Rev. Frank W. Gunsaulus, D.D., LL.D. 5 Rev. George C. Chase, D.D., LL.D. 6 Samuel P. Brooks, LL.D. 7 Rev. Edward D. Eaton, D.D., LL.D. 8 Rev. William G. Frost, Ph.D. 9 Rev. Lemuel H. Murlin. D.D. 10 Rev. William D. Hyde, D.D., LL.D. 11 Rev. W. H. P. Faunce, A.M., D.D. 12 John H. Harris, Ph.D., LL.D. 13 Charles S. Howe, B.S.. Ph.D. 14 Frederick W. Hinitt, Ph.D. 15 Rev. Lewis M. Dunton, A.M., D.D. 16 Elmer Burritt Bryan, LL.D. 17 Rev. John H. Finlay, D.D., LL.D. 18 Joseph N. Dinand, S.J. 19 Lyon G. Tyler, M.A., LL.D. 20 Rev. William F. Slocum, A.B., D.D., LL.D. 21 William G. Haldane 22 Nicholas M. Butler, Ph.D., LL.D. 23 Jacob G. Shurman, D.Sc, LL.D., A.M. 24 Rev. WinstedP. Bone, A.B., B.D., A.M., D.D.25 Earnest Fox Nichols, Sc.D., LL.D. 26 George A. Harter, Ph.D. 27 Rev. George R. Grose, D.D. 28 Eugene A. Noble, LL.D. 29 Hill M. Bell, A.M., LL.D. 30 Rev. George A. Gates, D.D., LL.D. 31 Henry H. Appel, LL.D. 32 Charles H. Stockton, LL.D. 33 Alphonsus J. Donlon, S.J. 34 J. W. T. Main, Ph.D. 35 Abbot Lawrence Lowell, A.B., LL.B., LL.D 36 Isaac Sharpless, LL.D. 37 Rev. Stephen M. Newman, D.D. 38 William L. Bryan, A.B., A.M., Ph.D. 39 Ira Remsen, LL.D., M.D., Ph.D. 40 James K. Patterson, Ph.D., LL.D 41 Rev. William F. Pierce, L.H.D. 42 Rev. E. D. Warfield, D.D., LL.D. 43 John S. Nollen, Ph.D. 44 Plenry S. Drinker, E.M., LL,D. 45 John C. Branner, LL.D. 46 Thomas D. Boyd, LL.D. 47 George W. Hinman, Ph.D. 48 Kenyon L. Butterfield, LL.D. 49 Richard C. Maclaurin, LL.D., Sc.D. 50 John Martin Thomas, A.M., D.D., LL.D. 51 Elmer Ellsworth Brown, LL.D. 52 Abram W. Hariss, LL.D. 53 Rev. Henry C. King, D.D. 54 Rev. W. O. Thompson, D.D., LL.D. 55 292 THE COLLEGES 11916 Stiid ' ts Insfr College Colors 737 61 Orange and Blue 500 26 Pink and Green 403 24 Blue and Gold 502 50 Purple and White 624 65 Yellow and Black 478 21 Garnet 1079 78 Green and Gold 409 30 Gold 1358 67 Cream and Blue 1567 133 Scarlet and White 398 64 White 975 91 Brown and White 636 48 Orange and Navy Blue 503 40 Brown and White 206 22 Cardinal and Blue 207 9 Orange and Maroon 580 52 Maroon 4322 239 Lavender 557 35 Purple and White 224 20 Orange and White 695 61 Gold and Black 342 2! Silver and Blue 3895 445 Light Blue and White 4412 652 Cornelian and White 289 20 Green, White and Blue 1230 106 Dark Green 159 23 Blue and Gold 1040 59 Old Gold 552 32 Red and White 1586 126 Blue and White 479 38 Blue and Gold 515 28 Blue and White 1277 176 Buff and Blue 1265 176 Blue and Gray 658 49 Scarlet and Black 4101 618 Crimson 150 22 Scarlet and Black 1382 114 Blue and White 2122 263 Cream and Crimson 815 193 Black and Old Gold 745 82 Crimson 131 20 Mauve 520 50 Maroon and White 429 47 Red and Black 640 67 Brown and White 1758 150 Cardinal Red 655 80 Orange and Purple 392 27 Navy Blue and White 494 55 Maroon and White 1685 272 Cardinal and Silver Gray 330 28 Blue and White 3763 328 Violet 4679 435 Royal Purple 1983 141 Crimson and Gold 2876 267 Scarlet and Gray Kaldrou Olio Integral Bulletin No. I Round Up Codex None The Hub The Bugle Liber Bnmcnsis L ' Agenda The Annual Cardinal and Blue Bulletin Salmagundi Register The Purple Colonial Echo The Tiger Bulletin Columbian Cornelian Phoenix Aegis Junior Annual The Mirage The Microcosm Quax None OriHamme Chen Hodg Junior Annual None None University Jouri Arbutus Hullabaloo Crimson Reveille Melange Forester Epitome Stanford Quad Gumbo Mm-ietta The Index Technique Kaleidoscope The Violet The Syllabus Hi-O-Hi Uakio Tree Podge Yes $20 $1,001,000 Yes 40 604,000 Yes 60 1,371,000 No 140 4,546,000 No 150 4,186,000 Yes 75 1,398,000 Yes 60 909,000 Yes 75 1,947,000 Yes None 1,564,000 Yes 140 4,900,000 No 75 3,414,000 Yes 105 6,697,000 Yes 50 1,080,000 No 100 3,560,000 No 50 892,000 Yes 30 488,000 No 60 3,012,000 No None 7,609,000 No 60 809,000 No 40 529,000 Yes 50 2,168,000 No 150 880,000 Yes 150 43,194,000 Yes 100 17,356,000 Yes 50 417,000 No 125 7,151,000 No 60 507,000 Yes None 1,275,000 Yes 100 1,348,000 Yes 90 1,342,000 Yes 20 474,000 No 80 1,310,000 Yes 150 776,000 No 150 2,518,000 Yes 70 1,942,000 No ISO 28,483.000 No 150 3.701,000 Yes None 1,847,000 Yes None 1,931,000 Yes 150 7,588,000 Yes None 954,000 No 75 1,210,000 No 100 2,076,000 Yes 50 2,311,000 No 100 3,688,000 Yes None 33,013,000 Yes 60 1,446,000 Yes 50 920,000 Yes 40 463,000 Yes 250 4,429,000 Yes 80 982,000 Yes 100 7,148,000 Yes 100 9,840,000 Yes 75 4,045,000 Yes 60 . 6,231,000 293 1916 Mie Pennsylvania State College . . State College, Pa. 1859 Polytechniclnstituteof Brooklyn, Brooklyn, N. Y. 1854 Princeton University . . . . Princeton, N. J. 174S Purdue University . . . . . La Fayette, Ind. 1874 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, N. Y. 1824 Richmond College . . . . . Richmond, Va. 1832 Rutgers College .... . . New Brunswick, N. J. 1766 St. Louis University . . St. Louis, Mo. 1829 Shaw University . . . . . Raleigh, N. C. 1865 Southwestern University . . Georgetown, Tex. 1873 State College of Washing on . Pullman, Wash. 1892 State University of Iowa . . Iowa City. la. 1855 Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, N. J. 1871 Swarthmore College . . . . Swarthmore, Pa, 1869 Syracuse University . . . . Syracuse, N. Y. 1871 Temple University . . . . . Philadelphia, Pa. 1884 Throop Polytechnic Institute . Pasadena, Cal. 1891 Trinity College .... . . Hartford, Conn. 1824 Tufts College . . Tufts College, Mass. 1855 Tulane University . . . . . New Orleans, La. 1834 Union University . . . . . Schenectady, N. Y. 1795 United States Military Academy, West Point, N. Y. 1802 UnitedStates Naval Academy . .Annapolis, Md. 1845 University of Alabama . . University, Ala. 1831 University of Arizona , Tucson Ariz 1891 University of Arkansas . . . Fayetteville, Ark. 1872 University of California . . Berkeley, Cal. 1869 University of Chicago . . Chicago, 111. 1892 University of Cincinnati . . Cincinnati, Ohio 1874 University of Colorado . . Boulder, Col. 1877 University of Denver . . . . University Park, Col. 1864 University of Florida . . . . Gainesville, Fla. 1884 University of Georgia . . Athens, Ga. 1800 University of Idaho . . . . Moscow. Ida. 1892 University of Illinois . . . . Urbana. 111. 1868 University of Kansas . . . . Lawrence, Kan. 1866 University of Maine . , . . Orono, Me. 1868 University of Michigan . . . Ann Arbor, Mich. 1841 University of Minnesota . . Minneapolis, Minn. 1868 University of Mississippi . . University, Miss. 1848 University of Missouri . . . Columbia, Mo. 1841 University of Montana . . . Missoula, Mont. 1895 University of Nebraska . . . Lincoln, Neb. 1869 University of Nevada . . . . Reno, Nev. 1886 University of New Mexico . . Albuquerque, N. M. 1892 University of North Carolin a . Chapel Hill, N. C. 1795 University of North Dakota . . University, N. D. 1884 University of Notre Dame . . Notre Dame, Ind. 1842 University of Ohio . . . . . Athens, Ohio 1809 University of Oklahoma . . Norman, Okla. 1892 University of Oregon . . . . Eugene, Ore. 1876 University of Pennsylvania . . Philadelphia, Pa. 1740 University of Pittsburgh . . Pittsburgh, Pa. 1786 University of Rochester . . Rochester, N. Y. 1850 University of South Dakota . . Vermilion, S. D. 1882 University of South ' n Calift rnia. Los Angeles, Cal. 1880 i President 1 Edwin E. Sparks, LL.D. F. W. Alchinson, Ph.D. John G, Hibben, LL.D. Winthrop E. Stone, A.M., Ph.D. Palmer C. Ricketts, C.E. F. M. Boatwright, M.A., LL.D. Rev. W. H. S. Demarest, D.D. Bernard J. Otting, S.J. Charles F. Meserve, LL.D. Rev. Charles M. Bishop, D.D. E. A. Bryan, LL.D. George E. MacLean, M.A., LL.D. A. C. Humphreys, M.E., Sc.D., LL.D. Joseph Swain, LL.D. Rev. James R. Day, LL.D., S.T.D. Russell H. Conwell, LL.D. James A. B. Scherer, Ph.D. Flavel S. Luther, B.A., Ph.D. William L. Hooper, Ph.D., Acting Robert Sharp, Ph.D. Rev. Charles Alexander Richmond, D.D. Col. ILL. Scott, U.S.A. Capt. C. J. Badger, U.S.N. John W. Abercrombie, LL.D. Kendric C. Babcock, B.L., A.M., LL.D. John L. Tillman, LL.D. Benjamin Ide Wheeler, Ph.D., LL.D. Harry Pratt Judson, A.M., LL.D. Charles W. Dabney, LL.D. James H. Baker, LL.D., M.A. Rev. H. A. Buchtel, D.D., A.M., LL.D. Andrew Sledd, Ph.D. D. C. Barrow, A.M. James A. Maclean, M.A., Ph.D. Edmund J. James, LL.D. Frank Strong, Ph.D. Robert J. Aley, LL.D. Harry B. Hutchins, LL.D. George E. Vincent, LL.D. A. A. Kincannon, Chancellor Albert R. Hill, LL.D. Edwin B. Craighead, LL.D. Rev. E. Benjamin Andrews, DD., LL.D. Rev. J. E. Stubbs, LL.D. David R. Boyd, Ph.D. Francis P. Venable, Ph.D., LL.D. Frank L. McVey, LL.D. Rev. J. Cavanaugh, C.Sc. Alston Ellis, Ph.D., LL.D. Stratton D. Brooks, Ph.D. Prince L. Campbell, A .B. Charles C. Harrison, LL.D. Rev. Samuel Black McCormick, DD., LL.D. Rev. Rush Rhees, DD., LL.D. Franklin B. Gault, Ph.D. Rev. George T. Bovard, DD. 294 i9ie Stud ' ts InstV College Colors 1381 183 Blue and White 1119 73 Blue and Gray- 1442 174 Orange and Black 1716 158 Old Gold and Black 655 60 Cherry and White 501 32 Crimson and Blue 531 58 Scarlet 1272 205 Blue and White 549 33 Garnet and White 687 22 Lemon and Black 1058 121 Old Gold 1898 194 Crimson and Gray 387 41 Silver Gray and Crimson 372 47 Garnet 3160 249 Orange 1602 158 Cherry and White 284 32 Orange and White 225 22 Dark Blue and Old Gold 1158 258 Brown and Blue 1121 195 Olive and Blue 790 116 Garnet 562 95 Black, Gray and Gold 744 122 Blue and Old Gold 565 64 Crimson and White 195 23 Blue and Red 1058 131 Cardinal 4314 421 Blue and Gold 7028 387 Maroon 1457 207 Scarlet and Black 1284 168 Silver and Gold 946 104 Red and Gold 241 34 Navy Blue and Orange 537 48 Red and Black 517 61 Silver and Gold 4896 615 Orange and Blue 2178 172 Crimson and Dark Blue 858 98 Light Blue 4751 317 Maize and Blue 5422. 296 Maroon and Old Gold 480 40 Not Reported 2741 173 Gold and Black 190 32 Copper, Silver and Gold 2839 333 Scarlet and Cream 311 42 Royal Blue and Silver 117 23 Cherry and Silver 788 56 Blue and White 490 77 Pink and Green 982 71 Gold and Blue 811 72 Olive Green and White 707 92 Crimson and Cream 920 120 Lemon Yellow 4530 499 Red and Blue 1159 225 Gold and Blue 438 33 Dandelion Yellow Cardinal and Gold The Polywog Yes Bric-a-Brac No Debris Yes Transit No The Spider Yes Scarlet Letter Yes Fleur-de-Lis No None Yes Sou ' wester Yes The Hawkeye Yes Chinook Yes Link No Halcyon Yes The Onondagan Yes Owl Yes Polytechnic Yes Ivy No The Brown and Blue Yes Jambalaya Yes The Garnet No Howitcer No The Lucky Bag No The Corolla Yes The Burro Yes Cardinal Yes Bine and Gold Yes Cap and Gown Yes Cincinnatian Yes Coloradoan Yes Kyncwisbok Yes None No Pandora No Gem of the Mountain Yes The Illio Yes The Jayhawker Yes The Prism Yes Michiganensian Yes The Gopher Yes Not Reported Yes Tlie Savitor Yes The Sentinel Yes The Sombrero Yes The Artemisia Yes Mirage Yes Yachcty-Yack Yes The Dacotah Yes The Dome No Athenia Yes News Letter Yes Webfoot Yes The Record Yes Owl Yes Thelnterpres Yes Coyote Yes El Rodeo Yes 150 100 Resources $3,199,000 619,000 5,152,000 2,429,000 2,926,000 1.743,000 2.124,000 1,280,000 203,000 776,000 2,346,000 4,265,000 2,184,000 6,610,000 744,000 959,000 3.009,000 4,462,000 3,954,000 1,550,000 13,679,000 13,511,000 1,960,000 551,000 1,060,000 15,718,000 30,478,000 2,425,000 1,500,000 1,221,000 924,000 1.764,000 1,661,000 6,538,000 2,384,000 1,255,000 6,998,000 9,630,000 674,000 4,603,000 1,423,000 3,476.000 1,234,000 207,000 1,177,000 2,944,000 1,325.000 1.535,000 761,000 1,035,000 11,499,000 2,613,000 1,943.000 747.000 1.029,000 295 1916 Name ■ of South Caroli University of the South . University of Tennessee University of Texas . . University of Utah . . . University of ' ermont University of Virginia University of Washington University of West Virgin University of Wisconsin University of Wyoming Vanderbilt University Washington and Jefferson College Washington and Lee University, Washington University .... Wesleyan University Western Reserve University . . Williams College Wooster College Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Yale University Columbia. S. C. 1805 Sewanee, Tenn. 1868 Knoxville. Tenn. 1794 Austin, Tex. 1883 Salt Lake City, Utah 1850 Burlington. Vt. 1800 Charlottesville, Va. 1825 Seattle, Wash. 1862 Morgantown, W. Va. 1867 Madison, Wis. 1850 Laramie, Wyo. 1887 Nashville, Tenn. 1875 Washington, Pa. 1802 Lexington, Va. 1749 St. Louis, Mo, 1859 Middletown, Conn. 18.U Cleveland, Ohio 1826 Williamstown, Mass. 1793 Wooster, Ohio 1870 Worcester, Mass. 1868 New Ha en. Conn. 1701 1 President Andrew C. Moore Benjamin L. Wiggins, M.A., LL.D. Brown Ayers, Ph.D. Sidney E. Mezes, Ph.D. J. T. Kingsbury, Ph.B., Ph.D., D.Sc. Guy P. Benton, LL.D. Edwin Anderson Alderman, LL.D. Thomas F. Kane, Ph.D. Thomas E. Hodges, LL.D. Charles R. Van Hise, Ph.D. Clyde A. Dumway, Ph.D. J. H. Kirkland, LL.D., Ph.D.. D.C.H. Rev. James David Moffat. D.D., LL.D. Henry L. Smith, LL.D. David F. Houston, LL.D. William A. Shankin, D.D. Rev. Charles T. Thwing, D.D.. LL.D. Harry A. Garfield, LL.D. Rev. Louis Edward Holden, D.D., LL.D. Ira N. Hollis, L.H.D. .Arthur T. Hadley. LL.D. COLLEGES Barnard College New York City 1889 Bryn Mawr College Bryn Mawr, Pa. 1885 Elmira College Elmira, N. Y. 1855 Mount Holyoke College .... South Hadley, Mass. 1837 Radcliffe College Cambridge, Mass. 1879 Simmons College Boston, Mass. 1902 Smith College Northampton, Mass. 1875 Vassar College Poughkeepsie, N. Y. 1865 Wellesley College Wellesley, Mass. 1875 Wells College Aurora, N. Y. 1868 Nicholas Murray Butler,Ph.D.,LL.D.,Litt.D. Miss M. Gary Thomas, Ph.D., LL.D. Rev. Alexander C. MacKenzie, D.D., LL.D. Mary E. Wooley, L.H.D. , LeBaron Briggs, M.A., LL.D. Henry Lefavour, Ph.D., LL.D. Marion L. Burton, LL.D. Rev. James M. Taylor, D.D., LL.D. Helen F. Pendleton, M.A. Kerr D. Macmillan, B.D. 296 ' i AT ' n ' " % " -:: ' ■. ' " :- ' .. .J ' - , ,X,- .-. J..c., .- 1 f 1 1 a a{ I 4 . . ' Xx 1 k -4 1 n a) vcmi X ' :jLii M _ ' H,: =£t jy ; C 5AM Co-educa No. Stud ' ts Inst ' rs College Colors . . Annual tional Tuition Resources 1 416 34 Garnet and Black The Garnet and Black Yes $40 $1,233,000 205 Orange and White The Volunteer No 100 979,000 3 830 136 Orange and White Cactus Yes SO 1.621,000 4 1939 107 Royal Purple Cap and Gown Yes None 4,559,000 5 858 64 Crimson and Silver Annual Yes None 785,000 6 514 93 Green and Gold The Ariel Yes 110 2,823,000 725 74 Orange and Blue Cocks and Curls No 57 3,954,000 8 2142 103 Purple and Gold Tyee Yes None 6,059,000 9 544 66 Old Gold and Blue Monticola Yes 50 1,372,000 10 4099 486 Cardinal The Badger Yes 70 8.187,000 n 242 45 Brown and Yellow None Yes None 871,000 12 1023 125 Black and Gold Comet Yes 100 3,895,000 13 341 24 Red and Black Pandora No 60 1,284,000 14 617 44 Blue and White Calyx No 50 1,528,000 15 1054 202 Myrtle and Maroon The Hatchet Yes 75 10,833,000 16 347 39 Cardinal and Black Olla Podrida Yes 90 3,029,000 17 1279 237 Red and White Reserve Yes 100 4,926, OOTl IS 573 57 Royal Purple The Gulielmensian No 140 3,709,000 19 597 29 Black and Gold The Index Yes 60 2,539,000 20 524 50 Crimson and Steel Gray None No 150 1,884,000 21 3282 410 Blue Yale Banner Yes 50 15,973,000 FOR WOMEN 547 79 Light Blue and White Mortar Board 426 60 Yellow and White The Lantern 175 16 Purple and Gold Iris 754 82 Light Blue Llamarada 500 128 Red and White None 831 89 Dark Blue and Gold Microcosm 1617 126 White None 1058 104 Rose and Gray Vassarian 1378 123 Deep Blue Legenda 189 26 Cardinal The Cardinal $150 $4,620,000 200 4,475,000 150 469,000 150 2,289,000 200 2,264,000 100 3,652,000 150 4,290,000 150 6,222,000 175 4,869,000 150 1,133,000 297 298 VI A 17 w- fldvertisers A 299 Advertising Directory Adams Drug Store IX American Dairy Supply Co VI Amherst Boole Store XIII Bancroft Hotel VI Barlow, Harry E XXVI Beckmann XXII Belanger, Celia XXIV Belcher Taylor VI Berlin Restaurent XXVIII Blodgett, F. 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Sanderson Sc Thompson :: Amherst LaSEJ PH Amherst Furniture and Carpet Rooms Ill iBoEU Makes a specialty of Students ' Furniture, Carpets, Rugs, Draperies, Bedding, Book- Cases, Blacking Cases, Desks, Window Shades, Picture Frames, Cord, Etc., at lowest prices. Save Freight and Cartage Money by Purchasing Here. L3oEJ E. D. MARSH EST. 18-20-22 Main St. E. F. STRICKLAND, Mgr. AMHERST, MASS. VIII T-f r»llf Come in and see our big line of Waterman ' s, LJ-i lly) Conklin ' s and Moore ' s Fountain Pens : : : Our line of Cameras, Film and Cyko Papers is complete. The most distinctive Stationary in town is displayed at all times. DRUG STORE GOODS of the best quality at reasonable prices always obtainable. Avail yourself of our many store privileges such as free local telephone service, town directory, postage stamps, guides and our information bureau. Whether you buy or not we will be just as pleased to see you. HENRY ADAMS CO. The Rexall Store on the corner We ' ve Been Selling COAL For Years G. R. ELDER AMHERST Mutual Plumbing Heating Co. Hardware Plumbing Heating Sheet Metal High Grade Work Lowest Prices Best Quality J. L. DANA Pleasant St. Livery, Hack and Feed Stable We solicit your patronage IX NATIONAL COLLEGE LINE LECTURE TAKING on many subjects with one cover is a feature of National University Reversible Note Covers The reversible covers allow the use of both sides of the paper, which is supplied ruled on one side and plain on the reverse. Covers may he had end or side open Attractive aad substantial binding. Buy from your Stationer National Blank Book Co. HOLYOKE, MASS. NEW PARK HOTEL 74 Franklin St. WORCESTER MASS. S»6 American Plan Commercial and Tourist House College Boy ' s Home. THESE MEN CUT 80 TONS of hay on this farm (40 acres under culti- vation) which was so poor 10 years be- fore that it only kept 4 cows. In this work. BOWKER ' S FERTILIZER ' S DID THEIR PART Compliments of James H. Ritchie ARCHITECT Telephone 280 Haymarket 8 Beacon Street BOSTON HEART ' S DELIGHT FARM Breeds the best Percheron and Belgian Horses, Holstein Cattle, Dorset and Southdown Sheep. Young Stallions for sale. Grand Champion Belgian and Percheron Stallions head our stud. W. H. MINER, Chazy, New York GREGORY ' S Honest Seeds Catalog free to all J. J. H. GREGORY SONS Seed Growers and Seed Dealers Marblehead Mass. Electric Babcock Testers Little beds of flowers. Little cans of paint, Make attractive neighborhoods Out of those that ain ' t. A. G. Sanderson Painting and Paperhanging Edward T. Davis, Treas. and Mgr Long Distan •Phone NEW ENGLAND PLUMBING SUPPLY CO. Plumbers ' , Steam and Gas Fit- ters ' , and Tinners ' Supplies International Instrument Co. Cambridge, Mass. 166-172 Bridge St. Springfield, Mass. 1857 1915 E. Frank Coe Fertilizers (THE BUSINESS FARMERS ' STANDARD FOR OVER FIFTY YEARS) Have the Quality That Means Economy They combine the experience of over fifty years in the fertilizer business with the latest teacliings of Agricultural science. They are True Plant Foods — Concentrated, Available, Sure in Their Action and benefit alike Crops and Soil. IT PA YS TO USE THEM (Our literature is prepared by agricultural experts whose experience covers many years of practical farm work, as well as the training of Agricultural Colleges and Experiment Stations. Let us know in what subjects you are most interested and we shall be glad to co-operate with you in every way possible.) The Coe-Mortimer Company ' ' ' ' " " New wu aty Business Established 1857 Fountain Pens Tennis Rackets Waterman ' s Tennis Balls Moore ' s Golf Balls Boston Safety Swan Ink Deuel ' s Drug Store Victrola Records Kodaks Edison Disk Phonograph Records Eastman Films XII LOOSE LEAF and BOUND NOTE BOOKS also FOUNTAIN PENS Moore ' s and Waterman ' s Our assortment of Banners is the best in town 50 cent reprints a specialty AMHERST BOOK STORE n i [CURRAN DYER Proprietors ISSSE FIRST QUALITY FOOTWEAR NEWEST STYLES LOWEST PRICES EXPERT REPAIRING Page ' s Shoe Store Between The Banks F. A. SHEPARD MEN ' S STORE USE OUR NEW CASH DISCOUNT CARD AND SAVE FIVE PER CENT ON SHOES, HATS, CLOTHING Furnishings and Custom Tailoring JACOB REED ' S SONS Manufacturers of Gold Medal Uniforms Our Equipment and Facilities for producing Uniforms for Colleges and Military Schools are unequalled by any other house in the United States. You are sure of in- telligent and accurate service in ordering of us. The uniforms worn at the Massachusetts Agricultural College are finished examples of the character, quality and appearance of our product. JACOB REED ' S SONS 1424-1426 Chestnut Street : : Philadelphia " JUST TURN THE KNOB " on the MULTIPLEX HAMMOND TYPEWRITER and change imuntly from Pica type to Imlits. or from English to German. Greek, etc. Wtties on any width of paper. Machine CANNOT get out of alignment. Highest speed. The Hammond Typewriter Co. 59th Street and East River NEW YORK, N. Y. BIDE A WEE " Creamed Chieken and Waffles Our Specialty Special dinner and lunch parties taken care of on short notice. Mrs. L. M. Stebbins Tel. 415-W Middle St. HADLEY, MASS. If you want to be in solid with the girls you MUST HAVE YOUR CLOTHES PRESSED AND CLEANED AT EPSTEI N ' S Lincoln Block, over Post Office Pressing and cleaning a specialty. Most liberal ticket system In town. XIV College Shoes We carry the largest stock in the state outside of Boston £i S MODERN REPAIR DEPT. E. M. Bolles The Shoeman AMHERST Co-op Laundry High-Grade College Work LAUNDRY Shirts - - - lO-lSc Collars - - - 2V2C Cuffs - - - 2i,.c Plain Wash - 48c per doz. Same, rough dry 30c per doz. DRY CLEANING AND PRESSING Steam Pressing, 50c a Suit Dry Cleaning and Pressing, SI. 50 a Suit R. T. Frost, ' 15 D. Sherinyan, ' 16 Agents Put full name and address on laundry ii, SCOTTIE " H. HOOPER Under the Columbian Cafe Knows how the boys want the job done. " Look dressed up, bo3 ' S, Come to ' Scottie ' and you won ' t have to worry. " Prices very reasonable Quick, Efficient Service Single Suit, 4 suit tickets or semester pressing. No matter what you liave you ' ll be satisfied. : : : : We want M. A. C. Student Trade Come over and let us prove it with goods and prices fS We Deliver the Goods !S George F. Harlow Furniture, Rugs and Draperies 19 Center St. Northampton Next to First Church Massachusetts Agricultural The Massachusetts Agricultural College is a public service iustitu- tiou, the function of which is to benefit the agriculture and rural life of the state and incidentally that of the nation. In the fulfilment of its mission the College undertakes the work of Investigation, Eesident Instruction and Extension Service. Investigation follows three distinct lines: (1) scientific research, through which are discovered new laws governing the growth of plants and animals; (2) experimentation, which seeks to ascertain the best methods of applying science to practice; and (3) the agricultural survey or inventory of agricultural conditions and possibilities. The purpose of Instruction given to resident students is to prepare them for the agricultural vocations and also to train them in the princi- ples of good citizenship. Students pursuing the regiilar four years ' course may specialize in any of the following named departments: Agriculture Landscape Gardening Agronomy Pomology Animal Husbandry Agricultural Chemistry Dairying Economic Entomology Poultry Husbandry Plant Physiology and Pathology Floriculture Microbiology Forestry Agricultural Education Rural Social Science Undergraduate courses are also ollered in a large number of depart- ments the work of which is not arranged as a " major. " The Graduate School admits college graduates for advanced study in agriculture, botany, chemistry, entomology, horticulture, mathematics, microbiology, veterinary science, zoology, and rural social science. XVI College, Amherst, Mass. Various short courses and conferences are held at the college, among these being the following: Winter School of Agriculture. Farmers ' Week. Summer School of Agriculture. Boys ' Camps. Conference for Rural Social Workers. The task of the Extension Service is to disseminate agricultural knowledge to all people of the state having rural interests, and to assume an attitude of leadership or of co-operation in various activities, educa- tional, social or economic, which tend to benefit agriculture and country life. Thousands of persons are directly reached each year by the Exten- sion Service. Some of the types of work organized by this branch of the College are: Correspondence Courses in Agriculture Boys ' and Girls ' Clubs Itinerant Schools of Agriculture Traveling Libraries Educational Exhibits District Field Agencie3 Demonstration Orcliards Lecture Courses Five Facts of Interest about the Massachusetts Agricuhural College 1. It trains men for vocations not yet overcrowded. 2. It offers courses of study in 28 departments of academic instruction covering the fields of Agriculture, Horticulture, Sciences, Humani- ties, and Rural Social Science. 3. Its enrollment of students of college gxade exceeds 600 in number. 4. Its field of service is the entire state. 5. Its educational advantages are practically free. ADDRESS : at Amherst, Mass. : Director William P. Brooks, for Ex{)eriment Station Bulletins (fi ee). Director Williaii D. Hurd, for announcements of Short Courses, information relative to Extension Service, Agricultural Leaflets (free), and with questions (for reference to authorities) on farm practices and agTicultural science. Prof. Charles E. Marshall, for information concerning the Graduate School. Pres. Kenyon L. Bt:tterfteld, for complete catalog, illustrated booklet, and geneial infoimalion XVII The Prospect House Telephone 8351 19 Amity St. : Amherst Distinctly Modern, Another New Dining Room, Special Parties, for Meals Catering, Room for Transients Every student should have one of the big group pictures of the whole student body. One dollar will buy it. Leave orders with Rollin Buck, 90 Pleasant Street, or order direct from the Katherine E. McClellan Studio Tehthone 131 44 State St., Northampton, Mass. COX SONS VINING 72 .MADISON AVE., NEW YORK Makers of CAPS, GOWNS -i ' - and HOODS W. W. Boynton Makes ail kinds of Popular Flavored Soda and Tonic 31 River St., Northampton CHARCOAL ! STANDARD CHARCOAL CO. supplies Colleges, Clubs. Hotels. Foundries, and Factories throughout the New England States with their best quality HARD- WOOD CHARCOAL Long Distance Telepho 20 Water St., Sommerville, Mass. " MT. TOM " Summit House open from May 15th, to Oct. IStfi Most Diversified View in America :: XVIII Important Notice Mr. Campion has just returned from England with the AQUASGUTUM OVERCOATS Wells-Margetson Neckwear, Caps and Knitted Vests On account of war it will not be possible to get any more of these goods, so an earlj ' inspection will be to your advantage. CAMPION Fine Tailoring Men ' s Furnishings -t ee Our Agents- Wtiiting ' s Milk is Safegiuarded by Our milk is protected by scientific pasteurization in automatically controlled apparatus and by being bottled and capped mechanically without contact of hands. SCIENTIFIC PASTEURIZATION 570 Rutherford Ave. BOSTON Tel. Charlestown noo RAHAR ' S INN NORTHAMPTON, MASS. Special attention given to BANQUETS . nd PARTIES A La Carte Service from 6 :30 to II :oo P. M. When in ' HAMP, Come in and See Us E. E. MILLET Jeweler and Manufacturing Optician Prescription Lense Grindiiig a Specialty Violin, Banjo, Mandolin and Guitar Strings COLLEGE SEAL JEWELRY Special Attention given to all kinds of Fine Watch Work C. R. CORWIN CO. Receivers of and Dealers in BUTTER, EGGS POULTRY, GAME Basement, 2 Faneuil Hall Market South Side BOSTON, MASS. Telephone Connection COLLEGE DRUG STORE is the place to buy Foss " Premier " Chocolates Foss " Quality " Chocolates See our line of Cigars, Cigarettes, Tobacco, Pipes College Drug Store On the WaT to the Post Office McGrATH CURLEY Students, Attention! Have your clothes made to order at the Tailoring Parlor of LABROVITZ style. Fit and Workmanship the Best, Guaranteed Full Dress Suits to Rent. Gents ' Furnishings, E. W. Collars, Dress Shirts, Cleaning, Repair- ing and Pressing Neatly Done. MIL ITARY GLOVES I. M. LABROVITZ 11 Amitv Street Tel. :!0:2-M Students Can Buy or Sell FURNITURE At 22 Amity St. SEE G. W. GRIGS Morandi -Proctor Company Designers and Manufacturers of COOKING APPARATUS Hotels, Restaurants, Clubs, Institutions and Steamships 4S-5() Union St. BOSTON XX EDITH HAMILTON PARKER Teacher of MODEEN AND CLASSIC DANCING Class and Private Lessons for M. A. C. men arranged for at ELM STREET, NORTHAMPTON, MASS. Telephone 393-W ;; Lester ' s Select School of Dancing :: Northampton, Mass. Telephone Connection Class and Private instrnction in all the latest dances. DeWITT CLINTON LESTEE, Principal Member New York Society — Teachers of Dancing (Mrs.) Elizabeth Logan Lester, Assistant Special attention, given to private classes XXI FALL and WINTER WOOLENS Now Ready WM. K. SI AAB Tailoring Parlors 139 Main Street NORTHAMPTON, MASS. BECK MANN ' S COMPLIMENTS OF A FRIEND Candies and Ice Creams, Fancy Ices AuTrrri: ' Si ' excer COLLEGE BARBER l. ' 47-24!) Main Street Solicits the Patronage of M. A. C. STUDENTS NORTHAMPTON, MASS. Come and bring your friends Basement of No. College Seed Time and Harvest BUILDING PLANS are very much like seeds. Unless they are pro- perly planted and intelligently tended the results are liable to prove a bitter disappointment, — they are not like the pictures on the packages. Our Work Never Disappoints Casper Ranger Construction Company The Complete Building Contractors Holyoke, Massacliusetts XXIII Telephones: 1492 and 1493 Cortlandt Established 1884 Incorporated 1911 TlnrUelh Year Coles Company Fruit Packages, Baskets, Crates, etc. 115 Warren St. NEW YORK CITY Write for catalog No. 29 Draper Hotel NORTHAMPTOK, MASS. Otters tlie Students the best eating The most attractive dining room and Rathskelar Broiled Lire Lohsfrr a Specialty Wm. M. Ki.mball, Pr j]). THURBER COLLEGE LUNCH AMHERST Steaks, Chops, Oysters Something good to eat at all times W. D. CovvLES J. Herbert Howard Tel. 173 Tel. 127-3 W.D.COWLES CO. .Mauntactuirvs of and dealers in LUMBER Wood and Ties Eailroad Lumber and Chestnut Poles of All Kinds a specialty. NOKTH AMHERST, MASS. S . S. HYDE Jeweler and Optician Fine If ' atch Ri-paiririff Broken Spectacle and Eyeglass Lenses accurately replaced. Bring the Pieces 13 Pleasant St. Phillips Bldg. AMHERST, MASS. C e 1 i a B e 1 a n g e r jWanicuring parlors Come and see me before the Informal Telephone Connection 142 Main St. NORTHAMPTON, MASS. XXIV Compliments of Thomas W. Irwin Woodward ' s Lunch 27 Main St. Masonic Bldg. NORTHAMPTON, MASS. Lunches, Soda Ice Cream Closed only from 1 a. m. to 4 a. m. F. W. WOODWARD, Prop. Guy M. Miller Co. artistic picture jFraming 138 Main Street NORTHAMPTON, MASS. Over Kingsley ' s Store John W. Murphy, ' 16, Agent E. B. Dickinson, D. D. S. Williams Block AMHEEST, MASS. sue Office Hoius : S to 12 a. m. 1 :oO to 5 p. m. GET A SET OE Campus Views Eor your " M " book icture framing The largest line of -MOULDINGS- to select from in New England. Twelve Pictures for one dollar Let me Develop and Print your Films Better and Cheaper than downtown. J. H. Miller Co. 21 Harrison Avenue SPRINGFIELD, -:- MASS. HIGGINS, ' 17 Alpha Sigma Phi House Connecticut General Life Insurance Company HARTFOKI , CONN. Orgauized 18(55 Life, Accident, and Health Insurance HARRY E. BARLOW General Agent WESTERN : IASSACHUSETTS Hprhujpvld Office : Eoom ' 14-15 25 Harrison Ave. Amherst Office: Savings Bank Bldg. Melrose S. Paige Hack and Livery Stable Hacks for Proms and Receptions Rear of Amherst House Telephone 29 XXVI Bowling Allies E. C. Metcalf, Prop. The Bowling Alleys that are better than the best WHY NOT ORGANIZE A BOWLING CLUB AT M. A. G. AT ONCE? We will spare no eft ' oi ' t to give you the most conrteous attention at aU times. The faculty of M. A. C. have approved of our place by patronizing our allies. You will not make any mistake by following their example. A Respectable Place for Respectable Men [In rear of the foivn hall) Clark. ' 15 Montague, ' 15 M. A. C. Store Confectionery Tonics All Students ' Supplies Hager, ' 16 Sander, ' 10 Compliments of THE K9 PALACE When in Hamp drop in JAMES A. POOLOS Can.cly Store 257 Main St. XXVII The Terpsy Parlor Cleaning, Pressing, Repairing Quickest Service Best Woik Lowest Price All work carefully done. Work called for and delivered. Teams will call every day at M. A. C. WM. FRANKLIN, Prop. Rear Nash Block Tel. Con. Berlin Restaurant and Lunch For Men and Women 11 Amity Street Meal Tickets and Table Board The 1916 Index By mail |2.60 ALL LEATHER EDITION Address Lester E. Fielding AMHEEST, MASS. Acknowledgement On behalf of the class of 1916, I wish to extend our heartiest thanks to all those friends who have, in any way, helped to make this volume possible. LESTER E. FIELDING XXVIII mmmmmm iiiiiiiiaiiiiij;


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