Vanderbilt University - Commodore Yearbook (Nashville, TN)

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L % o AAO Xx- - ! UC JL K v5 J9 ' ' 6opijil l t 1927 Herbert Armstrong Editor Cale P. Haun Business Manager J anderoui Unwerpiti QJtas iviIU, Oennessee Jke Students ' CbTTin]o4ore Serie? XXXIX CoirielSenesXlX JlL Il ' ' II 11 i " " ll llh ( v. ?Oia (Do present the college year in an interesting and unique manner, yet to hidld a memorial, not for the present hut for the future. one thativill recall the associations, happy hours, activ- ities and the proud achievements of the students and Old Uan- derhilt has been the endeavor of the 1927 (Commodore ' Ill ' ll Classes fraternities Organizations (Athletics features " ITf LO dicatioix, behind each one of us there is a sweet influence like flolvers, li ' hich lightens all our darker hours ' it is the influence of Our oTlfCothers- these pages are set apart to honor them he Qommodore is lovingly dedicated to Our cMothers bn r «iTr- ■ (cd OtKer - yleJhJstler 9 (fM. (Mother you painted no cTlftadonnas On chapd ivalls in l ome; ' ut With a touch diviner, you lived one in your home. you wrote no lofty poems ' ■ hat critics counted art; ut luith a nobler vision, you lived them in your heart. you carved no shapeless marble ' o some high soul-design; ut with a finer sculpture, you shaped this soul of mine. ad 1 the gift of ' iphael Or Q ichelangelo Oh, what a rare (f adonna (f y mother s life should show! THOMAS W FESSENDEN. ' " HilillL. Alonilng ivas golden ivhen from one high toiver The cool hell stirred its hronze and rang the hour. Trees iverr all A f rU to our youthful mood And suns lit golden Morninf in the blood Where youthful feet have passed and yet tcill pass Jllor iing abides on tree and toii ' er and grass And Alorning rules ichere I ' oices murmuring From April ivituloics summon up the Spring Old paths may change, neic faces light old ualls. Morning u ' ill still be golden in these halls For what is Morning but to triad old ways Where other steps have trod, and measure days I With eager touch as for an ancient door That tiilUnffly suings as it has stcung before 3n H mnnam Charles Sumner Brown Professor of Meclian ' tcal Engineering Died August 30, 1926 James Louis Peterson Senior Class Died July 3, 1926 John W. McKenzie Sophomore Class Died July 7, 1926 Qraduates ■pkOke COMMOTjO-RB . i i i or =tor BiLLiE Cook Nashville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR M.A. B A. from Vanderbilt University. Charles Earnest Crouch . . Johnson City, Teiiu. CANDIDATE FOR M.A. B.A. from Milligan College. WiLLiA.M Paul Dismukes .... Nashville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR M.A. B.A. from Vanderbilt University. u o MoLEiTA Everett Jackson, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR M.A. B.. . from Vaiid bilt University. IS y n RoscoE Eddins ' G N ' N Miami. Florida CANDIDATE FOR M.A. _B.-A. from VandLM-bllt University. Ci.Av Myers Greer Nashville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR M.S. H.A. from Valld ' rbilt University. f1 Gradate Class ' »0? I ' Y NDY no %nrC Of coMMOimBl g 01l7 r o f1 o n An ' xie Luverxe Harris .... Nashville, renn. CANDIDATE FOR M.A. B.S. from Peabody College. William Henry Hollixshead . . Nashville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR M A. B.A. from Vanclirbilt University. Elizabeth Kelsall Johnson ' . . Nashville, Tenn. U CANDIDATE FOR M.A. O B.A. from Vanderbilt Univeisity. Robert James Kelly Nashville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR M.A. B.S. from " Rusitin Cave College. George M. Smith Fayetteville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR M.S. B.A. from ' anderbilt Uni er.sity. Rov Crocker S.mith Nashville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR M.S. B.A. from Vanderbilt T ' iiiversity. ! ' - y C RADUATE ClASS or " V NDY jCoi: i ■- ' •- zo mme commotjOre 1 Lelam) Stanford Sedberry . . . Gallatin, Teiin. CANDIDATE FOR M.A. B.A. from Vanderbilt University. o n Lu.i.iAN Vi:i. STEiN- Nashville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR M.A. C . from Vanderbilt University. Mary Lydia Weise Nashville, Teiin. CANDIDATE FOR M.A. B,. . from Vanderbilt University. u o Thomas Marion Woodard . . . Springfield, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR M.A. B.. . from Vanderbilt University. OOROTMV Ford ' WetPECK . . . Bowling Green, Ky. CANDIDATE FOR M.A. ■ ( B..A. from Brenau (- ' ollege:i Katherine V.mes Nashville, Tenn. CANDID.ATE FOR M.S. B.y. fiom Vandi ' ritilt Univ .rsity. n , Graduate Class -A-_ ' Y NDy . zo enioTS ?; mLTM i : aie COMMOTjO-RB 1 Officers of tlie Senior Class Senior Academic Bill Hendrix President Bryan Faircloth Vice-President Mary Hughes Secretary-Treasurer Wentworth Cunningham .... Sergeant-at-Arms Edgar Rand, Commodore Representative Bob Porter, Honor Committee Sexior Engineering Neil Cargile President F. G. Battenslag Vice-President R. Smith Secretary-Treasurer W. Bloodworth Sergeant-at-Arms Dow Perry, Commodore Representative James Cochran, Frank Holman, Honor Committee Senior John McCall President Red Sanders Vice-President John Cartwright Secretary-Treasurer Ann Sutherland Sergeant- at-Arms Ray Fowler, Commodore Representative Senior Medicine Frank H. Luton President W. A. DeMonbreun Secretary-Treasurer E. L. RiPPY ... Vice-President Nolan T. Barnes Sergeant-at-Arms Honor Committrr: M. B. Pettit, Chairman; B. T. Harris, P. S. York, W. B. Rountree J. C. Overall, Commodore Representative Cobb Pilcher, Permanent Secretary 32 30 31 " VANVfy o n ZLO u O n or £ £7Ae COMMO130T la Senior Class I.iROV MoKEY Adams West Point, Miss. K A CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Edward Saunders Bai.throp, Jr. . Nashville, Tenii. CAXDIDATE FOR B.A. Dialectic Literary Society. Amve Elizabeth . ' ndre vs . S K Nashville, Tenii. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Mary Nei ov Bates Nashville, Tenn. Freshman and Sophomore Honor Roll; Pan-Hellenic Coun- cil. ■■2i- " 2o- ' 2e; Secretary. Pan-Hellenic Council. ' 211: Treasurer. Pan-Hellenic Council. ' 27: Student Council. ' 2.T- ' 26: Treasurer. Student Council, ' 26: Secretary. Y. W. C A., ' 25; Student Activities Board, ' 26; Three Arts, ' 2r»- ' 26; Vice-President. Three Arts. ' 25, Little Rock, Ark. Allex Wilsox Applecate . K S candidate for B.A. Philosophic Literary Society; Freshman Basketball and T aek; Basketball Squad. ' 24- ' 25; ' Varsity Track, ' 25- ' 26, Hope Elizabeth Baskette . . . Nashville, Tenn. K A T CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Student Council, ' 24- ' 25; Freshman and Sophomore Honor Roll; Lotus Eaters, ' 24- ' 25; Assistant Librarian. ' 25- ' 26- ' 27. Herbert Armstrong Tupelo, Miss. A e candidate for B.A. " .Tade " Staff. •22- ' 23: Assistant . rt Editor of " Commo- dore. " ' 22- ' 23: " Masquerader " Staff, ' 24- ' 25; Commodore Club; Art Editor. " Commodore, " ' 25- ' 26; Art Editor, " Masquerader, " ' 2G- ' 27; Art Director. Little Theatre, ' 24- ' 25; Owl Club: Calumet Club; Editor-in-Chief of " Com- modore. " ' 26- ' 27: Editor-in-Chief of " Masquerader, " ' 25- ' 26; President of Southern Association College Comics. Phillip Brooks Beli Springfield, Tenn. candidate for B.A. Sophomoie Honor Roll. ig ' fe College of Arts AND Science " YANW o or °o OKOke COMMOTjOTJE K § ' Senior Class icor Ai.KRiiD Henry Bkn-jamin Mavfield, Kv. 2 N CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Assistant Manager. Baskcttiall, " I ' S- ' fi: Manager Basket- ball. ■2ti- ' 27; Varsity Track. ' 26; Interfraternity Traek, ' 25. Elizabeth Havden Blair . . . Max Meadors, Va. A A candidate for B.A. Lynch Dearinc Bennett .... Nashville, Tcnn. candidate for B.A. Glee Club. ' 2n. ' 24. ' 25. ' 26; " Masquerailer Staff. ■24- ' 25; Pre-Metiieal Club, •25- ' 2G. Reber Fielding Boult Vicksburg, Miss. A T f2 candidate for B.A. GUe Club. ' 23. ' 24: . ssistant Manager. Glee Club. •23- ' 24; Manager. Glee Club. ' 25- ' 26: Aee Club; Honor Committee, ' 25- ' 2fi; Chairman Honor Committee. ' 26- ' 27; Dramatic Club. ' 26- ' 27: " Commodore Representative. Freshman Law Class, •26- " 27. Tupelo, Miss. Arthur Trice Berkley .... A e CANDIDATE FOR B.S. Band. •23- ' 24- ' 25- ' 2 j ; Freshman Track. ' 24; Alchemist Club. Nora Mae Borthwick .... Springfield, Tenn. r B ' candidate for B.A. - " Freshman Mathematics I rizc. ' 24; . ' oph ' omore Honor .Roll, ' 25; Co-Editors. ' 24- ' 2.5. Nei.a Ree Black Franklin, Tenn. candidate for B.A. . Scribblers. . ' George Herbert Boyles .... Nashville, Tenn. " " ■ candidate for B.A. Iiial.rtii Literary Society. ■34- ' 2r,- ' 2«- ' 27 ; C ' lassical Club. ■2tj- ' 27. . . _ , OF Arts - v " AND Science " ViNDy o zo (1 or 02 £7Xe COMIAOWiRBM Senior Class Carf.v Gaines Brinhie CoviiiKtmi, Tenn. i; X CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Pioslim:in Track: Y. II. C A., ' SS, ' 24. ' ITi; Skull anil HoiU ' S. ' LM- ' ar.- Skull ! )ul Bmies Secretary, ' aa- ' liii; Fii. li- man Medical (Mu ' Ci- Uea«lc!-. ' 2l - " 2T. Charles Campbei.I- Brown- Como, Miss. :; X CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Fresliman Football, ■23- ' 24; •■Hustler " ' Staff, ■2S--24; Ath- letic Editor, ■■Hustler, " ■24- ' 25, ' 25- ' 2ll; Athletic Eilitur, •■Commodore, " ■2. ' i- 2fJ: Managing Eiiitor, ■■Hustlei-. ' •2t;- 27. William Jennings Bryan .... Delrosc, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Nemo Club, ' 22- ' 23; Sophomore Hoiior Roll; President Y. M. C. A., •23- ' 24; Owl Club, •23- ' 24; Student Council. •23- •24; Publication Boaid, •23- 24; Ace Club, 24; Commodore Club; Blue Pencil Club. Fannie Core Buchanan .... Nashville, Tenn. candidate for B.A. Evelyn Calvert T v li .... Culleoka, ' I ' enn. S K CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Joseph E. Carney Goodlettsville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Treasurer, Skull and Bones Club, ■25- 2t!. Margaret Chadwick Birmingham, Ala. K A T ■?■ CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Co-Editors, ' 22- ' 23; Student Council, ■25- ' 2ii, ' ii Sis Edwin Gurney Clark Vickshiirg, Miss. A T fi skull .ind Bones Club. ij , ;;;C0LLEGE OF ArTS ' A AND SCIENQ|: " Y NDY 3 or V ' Dl £7fu: COMMOTjOTJE 1 Senior Class Robert Thomas Clark, Jr. . . . Nashville, Tenn. CAXDIDATE FOR B.A. fcJuphoniore Honor Roll; Phi Beta Kappa. Carolyn Elizabeth Cobb . . . Union City, Tenn. K A T candidate for B.A. Secretary of Sophomore Class; Sophomore Honor Roll; Lotus Eaters, ' 24- ' 25: Co-Ed Representative on " Hustler, " •24- ' 25. ■25- ' 26, ■26- ' 27; Dramatic Club, ' 24. ' 25, ' 26, ' 27; andorbiIt Choir. ' 26- ' 27: Secretary. Dramatic Club. ' 26- ' 27. Ella Phillips Coxnell . . . Whites Creek, Tenn. AAA CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Eleanor Louise Cook Charlotte, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Three Arts Club. Ellen Claire Couch Nashville, Tenn. r B candidate for B.A. Tliree Arts; Assistant Chairman, Stunt Night Committee, •25- ' 26; Vanderbilt Players, •25- ' 2t), •2lJ- ' 27. Lake Charles, La. Hasell Courtne-vj.i, , 2 A E candidate for B.A. Blue Pencil Club; Freshman Track; Sophomore Honor Roll; Calumet Club; President. Y. M. C. A.. ' 25- ' 26; Stu- dent Council. ' 24 " 25, ' 25- ' 2t;; President. Student Council, ' 26- ' 27; Varsity JTrack; iitudent Activities Board; The Artus Club. ' GuRLEv McTyeire Varborouch . . Nashville, Tenn. : ' CANDIDATE FOR B.A, . ' ' " - Band, ■2C- ' 27; Contributor to ' " HUlStler. " Nashville, Tenn. f Wiii.ARi) Winston Cram .... A X A CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Blue Pencil Club, ■2S- ' 2I; Calumet Club: Y. M, C. A. Cabinet. ' 25; Secretary and Treasurer of Tennis Associa- tion. ' 24; Manager, Tennis Association, ' 25. College of Arts ; - " l AND Science . -a- " " " VAHXJif o o f1 zo l_i oC:: ! a e COMMQTjOT y on Senior Class William Rlsseli. Crow Nashville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Delta Sigma Pi. Katherixe James Culbert . . . Nashville, Tciin. K A T candidate for B.A. Nettie Jo Tummixs Trenton, Tenn. 2 K candidate for B.A. Wentworth p. Cunningham . St. Petersburg, Fla. n K . candidate for B.A. Blue Penfil Club; " Commodore " Staff. ' 24, ' 26, ' 27: " Hus- tler " Staff. ' 24: Sergeant-at-Arms ot Senior Class; Pan- Hellenic Council, ■25- ' 26. ' 26- ' 27. Nashville, Tenn. Elizabeth M. cruder Davis . AAA candidate for B.A. Student Council, ' 24. ' 25, ' 26, ' 27: Secretary, Student Coun- cil, ■26- ' 27: Chairman, Freshman Girls, ' 23- ' 24: Chairman, Junior Girls, ' 2r)- ' 26; I.otus Eaters, ' 24- ' 25; Bachelor Maides, •2.S- ' 2fi, •26- ' 27: Vice-President, Y. W. C. A., ' 26- ' 27; Stunt Night, Chairman, ■25- ' 26, Gordon St. Claire Dickerson . . Nashville, Tenn. A e candidate for B.A. Foothall Squad, ' 25- ' 2e. Springfield, Tenn. Otto Spflley Dowlen, Jr. . K candidate for B.A. .Ace Club, ' 24- " 25; V)c(--Presi lent, OW Club, ' 2,o- ' 26: As sistant Manager, Football Team, ' 25- ' 26. George Orson Eidred Princeton, Kv Ben CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Blue Pencil Club. •23- ' 24, ' 24- ' 2.5; " Hustler " Staff. LM- ri ' 25- ' 26; Sophomore Honor Roll. College of Arts AND Science u. ' V lNDy i: iOie COMMOTjO-RB .KS zor Senior Class Marshall Polk Eldred Princeton, Ky, Ben CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Blue Pencil Club; " Hustler " Staff. ■24- ' 25; Assistant Man- ager Track, ' 25- ' 26; Owl Club; Phi Beta Kappa. William Brvan " Faircloth Enslev, Ala. n K A CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Football, ' 25- ' 2(i. ' 2fi- ' 27; Vice-President. Senior Class; Band, ' 24; Skull and Bones Club. Lester Glenn Fant. Jr. . . . Hollv Springs, Miss. 2 X CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Blue Pencil Club. ' 24- ' 25; Calumet Club, ' 26- ' 27; Editor- in-Chief of the " Hustler, " ' 26- ' 27. Herschel Collins Finger, Jr. . . Nashville, Tenn. 2 X candidate for B.A. Tau Kappa Alpha: Phi Beta Kappa; Sophoinnre Honor Roll; Debating Team, ' 2fi; Stevenson Prize in History, ' 26. Frank Fisher , Jr. . . . f, ' : . Decaturville, Tenn. candidate for B.A. Joseph Weslev Ford Hokes Bluff, Ala. T A n candidate for B.A. Martha Ellen Fctrell .... I ' nion Citv, Tenn. 2 K candidate for B.A. Sophomore Honor KoU. Edwin Sumner Gardner .... Nashville, Tenn. 4 A e candidate for B.A. Assistant Manager Basketball, ' 25- ' 26, " Masquerader " Staff, •26- ' 27. College of Arts AND Science ynNvy- ' o o n V n or . .. „ S £%e COMMOTjOT 1 Senior Class LvL-v WmiK Gkasiv Nashville, Teiiii. K A H CANDIDATE FOR B.A. StU ' lonl ( ' .■uniil: V. ' . ( ' . A. Cabint ' t; Hniioi- i ' oiiiiniltee; Tlini- Arts flub; l ' u-KdiU ' r-s. ■23- ' J-l; Sii-ibljleis. Hkrbkrt Asa Guv Nashville, Teiiii. V A II CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Captain. Swiinniins: Ti-ani. ' -I ' .t- ' -lfy; Band. " i ' l- ' lZ- ' l - ' Z . Leslie Farrow Hamilton Paducah, Kv. A X A CANDIDATE FOR B.A. , ( ' e Club. ■24- ' 2j; Pan-Hellenir Council, ■2ij- ' 2ti. ' 2ti- ' 2T; Dflta Sigma Pi. Mary Hand Fort Worth, Tex. A o n CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Edward Harris . . . - Selina, Ala. A e CANDIDATE FOR B.A. - 4 elta Sigma Pi. i Elizabeth Lee Harris ' Gallatin, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Carney Harris .... Nashville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Caleb Powell Hau.v Nashville, Tenn. K 2 CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Dramatic Club. ' 23- ' 24: Freshman Track, •23- ' 24; Ace i. ' lub. ■24- ' 25; Owl Cluh. •2.T- ' 2ti: Business Manager of the ■■Coniinodore " ; Commodore CUil). ,;, f. College of Arts ' AND Science ' VaNDY ' mDAc COMMOTjOHB .1 Senior Class I.ANOiCE Thomas Hav Lexington, Tenn. A T n CANDIDATE FOR B.A. WiLLARD Reed Hendrix .... Baton Rouge, La. A K E CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Prcsirlcnt. Freshman Engineering Class; Freshman Foot- ball and Baseball, ■23- ' 24: Varsity Football. •24- ' 25- ' 26; Var.sity Baseball. ■24- ' 25: Slx-Foot Club: President, Com- modore Club; President. Senior Class; Southern High Point Scortr in Football, ' 26. Eleanor Wilson Hill . . . . Mt. Pleasant, Tenn. K A T CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Memphis, Tenn. Andrew Owens Holmes . . 2 A E CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Owl Club, ' 25- ' 26; Assistant Manager, Football, ' 25; Man- ager Football. •2B- ' 27; Sergeant-at-. rms of the Freshman Law Class, •26- ' 27. Helen Hopkins Columbia, Tenn. r B CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Co-Editors, •23- ' 24; Blue Ridge Delegate. ' 23; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet. ' 23- ' 24- ' 25- ' 26 ; Three Arts; Sfribblers, ' 25- ' 27; Dramatle Club, ■26- ' 27; Vandorbilt Players, •26- ' 27; Phi Beta Kappa. Mary Louise Cheairs Hughes . . Nashville, Tenn. K A T CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Lotus Eaters, •24- ' 25; Secretary and Treasurer of Junior Class. ' 25- ' 26; Secretary and Treasurer of Senior Class, •26- ' 27; Y. W C. A.. ' 23. ' 24, ' 25, ' 26, ' 27. Eleanor Baker Jackson .... Birmingham, Ala. K A T CANDIDATE FOR B.A. 5. Secretary an l Treasurer of Freshman Class, ' 24- ' 25; Co- Editors, ' 24- ' 25, Mary Lewis Johnson ...... Salem, Va. K A T CANDIDATE FOR B.A. College OF Arts j AND Science .. _ " VAHxy f o [1 o zo ' m Q " m CXe COMMO130R M I Senior Class u or IlOMKR Alexandkr Joxas .... Nashville, Tcnii. Z B T CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Baskotball: -Act- Club; P;in-Hcllonie ( ' (juncil; Golf Tiam, ■25- ' 26- ' 27. HtNjAMiN Franklin Jones, Jr. . . Nashville, Teiin. i: A E CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Scarrht Jones Kansas City, Mo. A e candidate for B.A. Phi Beta Kappa. Frances Josephine Joplin . . . Los Angeles, Calif. K A T CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Jesse Lynn Keene Hartsville, Tenn. ATA CANDIDATE FOR B.S. Captain. Frpshman Football, ' 23: Varsity Football, ' 24- ■25- ' 26; Fre.=ihman Basketball, ' 24; Varsity Basketball, ' 25- -•26- ' 27; Freshman Track. ' 24; Varsity Track, ' 2. ' i- ' 26- ' 27 ; Secretary and Treasurer of Owl Club; Commodore Club: Six Foot Club: Pan-HellSnic Council; President, Junior Class. . 1 Mary V IRCINIA King Tamp a. FH A A A ■ CANDIDATE FOR Sophomore Honor B.A. Roll. Martha KiNGREE . . . K A T . Shelbyville, 1 enn ., CANDIDATE FOR B.A. James Addison Kirtley ' , Jr. . . Murfrcesboro, Tenn. ! K 2 candidate for B.A. Freshman Track: .Assistant Manager TracTc, ' 2f - ' 2fi; Man- ager. Varsity Track, ■2e- ' ;;i- Skull and Bones Club. i College of Arts AND Science -iS - ynNxyy TOE o m f7A CO V V OT]OT?F7 1 Senior Class Dorothy Knight Fort Worth, Tex. r H CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Baclielor MaicUs. James Caruthers Lancaster . . . Memphis, Teiin. 2 A E candidate for b.a. Freshman Baseball. " 24: Freshman Football, " 23; Varsity Fontball Squad. ■24- ' 25- ' 26: Varsity Baseball. ■2r,- ' 2G: Sophomore Honor Roll; Intrrfiateriiitv Baseball (-Tianip.«?. ■24: Phi Delta I ' lii. Hazei. Lai Levy Na hville, Tenn. A E candidate for b.a. Caroline Lee Little Nashville, Teiin. K A T candidate for b.a. Co-Editors. ' 24- 25: Lotus Eaters. ' 25: Student Council, ■24- ' 25. •26- ' 2T; Scribblers, ■25- ' 2G, •2G- ' 27; Bachelor Jlaiiles. •26- ' 27. Earl Lke Louchridce Hovd, Fla. A K E candidate for b.s. Andrew Francis Mason . . . McMimiville, Tenn. E 2 candidate for b.a. I Band, ' 26- ' 27. Wallace Grable Mathis Lvndon, Kv. K 2 candidate for b.a . rt Editor. " Masquerader. " ' 24- ' 23; Art Editor. " Com- modore. " ' 24- ' 2o: Band. ' 24- ' 25- ' 26: Business Manager, " M£;squerader, " ' 2(i- ' 27; Freshman Baseball Squad, ' 23: Baseball Squad. ' 24- ' 25; 0%vl Club, Art Editor, Commo- dore, ' 26- ' 27. Quitman Robins Leryard Tupelo, Miss. A T V. - " CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Kreshman ' kootball. Ba. ' kethall, Baseball: Varsity Football, ' 24, ' 25. " ii: Varsity BasebaU, ' 25. ' 26: Vice-President. Sophomore Class; Exchange Editor. " Masquerader. " ' 25. ' -ZtJ: Pan-Hellenic Council; Commodore Board, ' 26- 27: Owl r ' Uib; Commodnre Chili. College of Arts AND Science x - ' Y NDy ' o zo o, U o i o M or ■A)) vC £7Ae COMMOTjOTCEt J Senior Class Franklin, Tenii. Marcarkt McEvvrn McGaxn K A T CANDIDATE FOR B.A. ro-Editors. ' 23- ' 24; Stunt Night ComiluttiM " , •24- ' L ' 5; Tlirt-f Alts, ■! ' . ' ), ' C, ' -ll; ricsidiiit, TlUfp Arts, ' L ' ll- ' l ' T. Frances McKhee . . . Nashville, Tcnii. A II candidate for b.a. Chi Delta Phi; Chairman, Hdnor Committee, ' 2fi- ' 27: Ser- goant-at-Arms. Honor (. ' ommittee. ' 25- ' 26: Student Coun- cil. •25- ' 26; Vice-President, Student Council, ■26- ' 27: Pres- ident. Lotus Eaters, 24- ' 2r): Bac-helor Maides. 2S- ' 2IJ, ' 2fi- " 27; Vice-President. Y. W. C. A., ' 24- ' 25; Mistress des Af- faires of Bachelor Maides, 2fi- ' 27; Treasurer, Y. W. C. A., ' 25- ' ?r . ■2(i- ' 27: Pan-Hellenic t ouncil. ' 25- ' 2i;, ' 2ti- ' 27: Rus- iress Manager, S tunt Night, •25- ' 26. Fred McKibbon CuUeoka, Tcnn. A K E candidate for b.a. Freshman Football, Basketball and Baseball; Varsity Foot- ball: Baseball. •24- ' 25- ' 26; Basketball, ' 24. KiNNARD Taylor McKonnico. Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. 2 A E CANDIDATE FOR B.S. Freshman Track. ' 24; Vice-President of Golf Club, ' 25; JIanager. Golf Team. " 26: Golf Team, •2. ' j- " 2t3: Band. •2. ' i; Drum Ma.ior of Band, ' 26; Delta Sigma Pi. Lucy Reid McMurry Nashville, Tenn. A o n candidate FOR B.A. Paris, Tenn. Horace Barton McSwain . . . K A I candidate for b.a. I Commodore Representative. ' 24- ' 25; Skull and Bones, ' 24- 25: Assistant Manager, Baseliall, ' 25- " 2(J: Vice-I ' resident, Freshman Meds., ■2G- ' 27. William Ervin Miller Paducah, Kv. A X A candidate for b.a. Dialectic Literary Society. ' 26: Sophomore Honor Roll, •24- ' 2.i: Dramatic Club, ' 24- ' 2S- ' 2S; Tennis Squad. ' Sfir A.s- sistant Track Manager, ' 25. Robert Edward Moore, Jr. Nashville, Tenn. X candidate for b.a. Phi Beta Kappa; Dramatic Club. ' 24- ' 25, ' 2r;- ' 2li: Soplio- moro and Senior Honor Roll. College of Arts AND Science " Y NDy o o 0A £7 C0MMOO3RE K 3or Senior Class Charles Malcolm Moss .... Nashville, Tenn. 2 A E CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Phi Beta Kappa; Frushman Baskt tbaU. ' 2S- ' 24: Fresh- man Baseball. ' 24; Vice-President. Ace Club, ■24- ' 25; Owl Club, ' SS- ' aS; Commodore Club, •2C- ' 27; Student Council. ■25- ' 26. ' 26- ' 27; Varsity Basketball, ' 24- ' 25, ■25- ' 26, ■26- ' 27: Captain Basketbal ' , ■26- ' 27; Commodore Representative, ■25- ' 26; Varsity Baseball, ' 25- ' 26, ' 26- ' 27; Junior Prom Committee, ' 26; Omicron Delta Gamma; All-.Southern Baseball, ' 25- ' 26. Fran ' CIS Dean Nance Soochow, China A K E CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Phi Beta Kappa; Blue Pencil Club; Freshman Track: Intel-fraternity Baseball Champs, •25- ' 26. LucileNeviile Nashville, Tenn. r B CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Bessie Ezelle Norris Bells, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Willie May Ogden Slaughters, Ky. r B CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Egbert Svdner Ownbev .... Nashville, Tenn. Ben j CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Band, •23- ' 24- " i5- ' 2(; ; Blue Pencil Club; Calumet Club; Firamatic Club;| " Hustler " Start. •23- ' 24- ' 25; " Masquerad- er " Staff, ' 2(J- ' 27; Owen lledal, ' 2G- ' 27. Ernest Holden Parsons .... McAlestcr, Okla. 2 X candidate for B.A. " Hustler " Staff. ' 24- ' 2ii; Calumet Club. •25- ' 26; Blue Pen- oil Club, ■24- ' 25. Emile CHARLES Pelletfiere . . . Nashville, Tenn. - ■ A 2 n candidate for B.A. Sophomore Honor Roll; The Artus Club. College of Arts AND Science ' ymvoy V o n 30 K v» S O c COMMOIPT E ] U o U o U or Senior Class Rlth Wkbb Peoples Hluc Ridge, N. C. X A CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Three Arts Club; V. V. C. A. Caliini ' t. ' 26. Maurice Howard .... Nashville, Teiiii. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Prudence M. Polk Nashville, Tenn. AAA CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Three Arts. Robert Ale.xander Porter, Jr. . Birmingham, Ala. K A CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Assistant Manager. " Hustler, " ' 25- ' 26; Manager " Hustler. " ' 2t:- ' l ' 7; Honor Committee Representative. •26- " 27: Assist- ant Manager, Track, ' 25- ' 26; Mandolin Club, ' 25- ' 26. William Kake Porter Paris, Tenn. K A CANDIDATE FOR B.S. Freshman Baseball. ' 24- ' 25; Baseball Squad, ' 25- " Mi. Mary Christine Provine .... Nashville, Tenn. AAA CANDIDATE EOR B.A. Stunt Night Committee, ' 24- ' 25; Lotus Eaters, ' 24- ' 25; Bachelor Maides, ' 25- 2R: Chi L elta Phi. ' 25- ' 26, ' 2t:- ' 27: Phi Beta Kappa: Suphoniore Honoi- Roll, ' 24- ' 25. Russellville, K_v. Martha Belle Ragsdale .... r B .. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. A ' anderbilt Players. Edgar Eugene Rand St. Louis, Mo. 2 X CANDIDATE FOR B.A. " Hustler " Staff. •24- ' 2. " ; Department Editor. " Hustler. " ' 25- ' 26; Owl Club, 25- ' 26: Commodore Representative. ■26- ' 27. College of Arts AND Science " VANVfYT: zor moL commotjot m Senior Class Louise Josolvne Rakkix .... Nashville, Tenii. 2 K CANDIDATE FOR B.A. V. W. C. A.; Pan-Hellenic Couneil, •i;3- ' 2r). TllELMA KeSSELI. RlCCS r j B CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Charles William Wilsov, Jr. 2 X Upton, Ky. Mayfickl, Ky. candidate for B.A. Sophomore Honor Iloll; Varsity Track. ' 25- ' Jti: Skull antl Bones Club. John ' Campbell Ritchie Ruston, La. K 22 CAKDIDATE FOR B.A. Marv Emily Robertson ' .... Cedar Hill, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Sarah Edmund Sawyer Nashville, Tenn. , .von ) candidate FOR B.A. ;. — James Wheeler Seal Idabel, Okla. : 2 n candidate FOR B.A. Ledbetter Seav Nashville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Sophomore Honor Roll. College of Arts .V(J AND Science O " VAMuy lo o - U u r I ) o or 0 Dke commotjO-reJs Senior Class Garvin Dicas Smands Clevelaiui, Miss. I A e cakdidate for b.a. Ekforu El ' Cenk Sheei.v Gulfport, Mi s. i K i; CANDIDATE FOR B.S. Skull and Bonus Club, ' SG- ' j:. Marion T. Simok Nashville, Tenn. Z B T CANDIDATE FOR B.A. •■Hui5tler " Staff Reporter. ' 24- ' 25: Reviewing and hitei-aiy Editor, 25- ' 2li; Philosoi)hi ; Literary Society. ' 2:?: Manag- ing Editor. " Hustlei-. " ■26- ' 27; Mandolin Club, " l " Mas- quer.ider " Literary .Staff, ■24- ' 25; Assistant Editor, 2o- ' 2U: ilanaging Editor, " Masquerader, " ' 26- ' 2T; Literary Ed- itor, ' 2tJ- ' 27 " Coinmodorc. " Alden Hitchcock Smith . . . Mt. Pleasant, Tenn. 2 X CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Freshman Track. ' 24; Are Club; Owl Club: Assistant Manager. Basketball. ' 25- ' 26; Manager, Basketball. ' I ' U- ' 27: Track Squad. ■25- ' 26; Varsity Track. ' 26; Student Council, ' 25- ' 26, ' 26- " 27; Commodore Club. Elizabeth Breen Smith .... Nashville, Tenn. AAA CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Norma Dix Winston Stiirgis, Kv. X A .1. ] CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Co-Editors, ' 2 ; Scribblers. ' 2G- ' 27. LuciA JACINTHA SMITH Jacksonville, Fla. AAA CANDIDATE FOR E.A. Sara Catron Smith Fulton, Kv. K A T candidate for B.A. Bachelor Maides. •2.t- ' 26. ' 26- ' 27; Three Arts, ■24- ' 2. ' )- ' 2t;- ' 27; President, Thretj Arts. ' 2. ' J- ' 26; Secretary and Treas- urer of Class. ' 23- ' 24; Lotus Eaters, ' 23- ' 24; Pan-Hellenic Representative, ' 23- ' 24. ■24- ' 25; Y. W. C. A. ' Q, College of Arts AND Science A NDY o mOL COMMOIB-RE § 3or Senior Class Harkiei Bolton Smithson . . K A T FraiiKlin, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Student Council, ■23- ' 24- ' L 5- ' 2fi- ' 27 ; President, Student Council. ' 26- ' 27; Honor Committee, ' 23- ' 24- ' 25- ' 26 ; Clerk of Honor Committee, ' 25- ' 26: Co-Editors, ■23- ' 24- ' 25: Presi- dent of Co-Editors, ■24- ' 25: Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, ' 25- ' 26: Chairman of Sopiiomore Girls. •23- ' 24; Girls Fan-Hellenic Council, ■2ri- ' 26- ' 27; Winner of Gilis Doubles, ' 26. Ma 1 1 HEW Lawrence Stephens A s n CANDIDATE FOR B.S. Nashville, Tenn. Union City, Tenn. Jeffrey McKendree Stone . n K A CANDIDATE FOR B.S. Scjpbomore Honor Roll; Y " . M. C. A. Cabinet. ' 25- ' 2G. Thomas Waller Threlkeld . . Morganfield, Ky. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Frank Clayton Tilghman . . . Machipongo, Va. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Mayfield, Ky. William Orren Vaughani;-;., ,. . . A K E candidate FOR B.A. Band, ' 24- ' 25. Edmund Merediih Waller .... Bessemer, Ala. S N candidate FOR B.A. Freshman Football; Varsity Football ■24- ' 25. ' 2. ' ;- ' 26; ' 26- " 27; Baseball, ' 25- ' 2ti- ' 27 ; Student Activities Board; Inter- fiaternity Baseball; Owl Club; Commodore Club. DwiGHT Webb, Jr Nashville, Tenn. A e CANDIDATE FOR B.A. -Assistant Manager, Baseball, •25- ' 26; Owl Club; Glee Club, ' 25- ' 26; Golf Club, •24- ' 25- ' 26; " Hustler " Reporter, " J4- ' 25: Ace Glub, ■24- ' 25; Manager, Baseball, ' 26- ' 27; Com- modore Board, ' 26- ' 27. College of Arts AND Science !! " vjinxyy n 30 or PI £7Xe COMMOTjO-REt F rf ' Senior Class Sam Weincarten- Nashville, Tenii. CAMDIDATE FOR B.A. I ' hl Beta Kappa: Blue Pencil Club. •23- ' 24; Sophomore Honor Roll; President of Stuilent Chapter of Phi Betu Kajipa. John Ti ' RNEr Westbrook, Jr. . Water Valley, Miss. CANDIDATE FOR B.A. Sophomore Honor Roll; " Masquerader " Staff, •;;4- ' 2r.- ' 2il- ■27; Kissam Hall Board. Alvie Elizabeth Wheeler . . . Htintington, Tenn. candidate for B.A. Co-Editors. •22- ' 23. ■23- ' 24; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet. ■22- ' 23; Treasurer of Y. W. C. A.. ' 24; Blue Ridge, ' 25; " Hustler. " •23- ' 24; Sophomore Honor Roll; Three Arts. ■2B- ' 27; eal Club, •26- " 27; Vandtrbilt Choir. 2G- ' 27. John Neal Wheelock .... Chattanooga, Tenn. K 2 candidate for B.A. Alleen Carolyn Williams . . . Huntsville, Ala. A n candidate for B.A. Co-Editors, ' 24- ' 25; Social Chairman, Lotus Eaters, ' 24- ' 25; Sophomore Honor Roll. Frances Elizabeth Williams . . Nashville, Tenn. K A T candidate for B.A. Phi Beta Kappa; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet. ■24- ' 2. ' i- ' 2(l ; Presi- dent. Y. W. C. A., ' 26-. ' 27; Student Council, ■24- ' 2a- ' 2fi- ' 27 ; Senior Advisory Coimnittee, ' 2l)- ' 27; Sophomore Honor Roll. Mary Elizabeth Williams . . . Nashville, Tenn. K A T candidate for B.A. X. W. C. A. ' Cabinet. •25- ' 26: Three Arts. •2r - ' 2i;. ■2li- ' 27. Overton Williams Nashville, Tenn. A e candidate for B.A. Freshman Honor Representative. •23- ' 24; Commodore Rep- resentative. ■24- ' 25; Sophomore Honor Roll. ' 24- ' 2ii: Blue Pencil Club, ' 24- ' 25; Calumet Club. ■26- " 27; " Masquerad- er " Staff, ' 20- ' 27; E.xchange Editor, ■26- ' 27; Triangle and Transit Club, ■24- ' 25; Se -retary, ' 24- ' 25; Commodore Board, ' 26- ' 27; Phi Beta Kap pa. College of Arts AND Science " VAnxyy T. 3 or J I o mo ie commotjO ' re M ' o»- 3or Senior Class Ci.ARENCR Woodson Zaring, Jr. . . Jacksonville, Fla. A K E CANDIDATE FOR B.A. West ••aiiipiis Tennis Champion, ' 24- ' 25. Li ' Cii.E Nkvii.le Nashville, Teiin. r B CANDIDATE FOR B.A. I ■ College of Arts t AND Science ..a-1 ym Vf-y o o 30 or rrd £7Ae C0MM0T3D-RB " 7 Senior Class F. C. . Nashville, Teiiii. CANDIDATE FOR B.E. A. S. r. E.. Stucit- ' iit Chapter; Vice-President. Senior En- gineering Class, E. W. Bi.noDvvoRTH Martha, Teiin. CANDIDATE FOR B.E. Neil Hastings Cargile Arkailclphia, Ark. 2: A E candidate for B.E. Captain Freshman Baseliall. -IS: Owl t ' lub, ' 24: President. Commodore Club. ' JS; Varsity Football. ■24- ' 25- ' 26; Cap- tain. Varsity Football. ' 2fi: Varsity Baseball. ' 26; Presi- dent. Senior Engineering Class; Triangle and Transit Club. R. T. Cochran Woodbine Station, Tenn. candidate for B.E. Sophomore Honor Roll; Honor Committee. ' 27; Skull and Bones Club. ' 27; Dialectic Literary Society. ' 26- ' 27; Mc- Neillv Chapter. American Society C. E.. ■25- ' 26- ' 27. Harry Altmak Gwixner .... Nashville, Tenn. candidate for B.E. Horace Elder Holmak .... Favetteville, Tenn. ATA candidate for B.E. Intercollegiate Debate. ■25- ' 26- ' 27; Forensic Manager. ' 20- ' 27; Intersociety Debater. ' 25; Business Manager. " Vander- bilt Engineer. " ' ■25- ' 2G; Honor Committee. ' 26- ' 27; Tau Kappa Alpha; Honorary Debating Fraternity; Extension Debater. ' 25- ' 26- " 27. Hal Webb Huddlestox .... Nashville, Tenn. •} K CANDID.4TE FOR B.E. Owl Club. " 25 - ' 26: American Society of Civil Engineers. ' 25- ' 36; Triangle and Transit Club. ' 24- ' 25. Wilbur Dow Perrv Stephenville, Tex. A e CANDIDATE FOR B.E. Commodore Uepresentative; Treasurer. Senior Engineering Class: Vanderbilt Engineering Society, ' 24- ' 25. [ School of Engineering ' Y NDY ol f7A. commovoRB 1 Senior Class Marvin Eden Roberts Columbia, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR B.E. Vico-Prt ' Siilent. Junior Engineeiing Class, ■25- ' 26: Secre- tary nf Robert H. McNoilly Student Chapter of A. S. C. E,. ■20- ' 27. Raphael F. Smith, Jr Owensboro, Ky. ,i e candidate for b.e. Freshman Track. ■24- ' 25; Varsity Track. ' 25- ' 26; Engineer- ing Societj-; Secretary and Treasurer of Senior Engineer- ing Class. John Raymond Speck Nashville, Tenn. X candidate for b.e. Sophomore Honor Roll. R. Marret Wheeler Nashville, Tenn. candidate for b.e. President. Junior Class: American Society of Civil En- gineering; President. ' 26- ' 27; Dialectic Literary Society, ■24- ' 2!i. ■26- ' 27. rl ' , k School of Engineering " NDy o V o o 30 O f ' .rrd " ? £7 COMMOTjOT OE Senior Class Barney Lee Alder Nashville, Tenii. r H r CANDIDATE FOR LL.B. President, Dialortii " Literary Poriety; Debate Council; As- sneiate Jiistiee. Jolin Marsiiall Law Club. David George Caldwell .... I ' nion City, Tenn. r H r candidate for LL.B. Founders Medal, Oratory; Chief Justice. Jolin Marsiiall Law Club; Vice-President, Dialectic Literary Society: Winner. Houston Oratorical Contest, ' -• " ; Intercollegiate Debate. ' 27. Edward Carmack Cochran . . . Nashville, Tenn. A A, T K A candidate for LL.B. Intercollegiate Debating Team, ■24- " 25; Intersociety Debate, ' 24- ' 25; John Marshall Law Club. Zach Anderson Coles Nashville, Teon. 2 A E, T K A candidate for LL.B. Freshman Football. ' 23; Varsity Football, ' 24, ' 25, ' 2l : Vice-President, Freshman Engineering Class. ' 23; Vice- President, Freshman Law Class, ' 24; Commodore Club, ' 26; Member, Interfraternity Baseball Champs. William Leir Cooper Cookeville, Tenn. K S, A e candidate for LL.B. Pan-Hellenic Council. Cecil Roderick Cossev . . . Staten Island, N. Y. X , A A candidate for LL.B. I Ace Club. •24- ' 25. i, Raymond D. Fowler Florence, Ala. A T fi candidate for LL.B. Vanderbilt Band, •24- ' 25- ' 2li- ' 27 ; Dramatic Cluli. ' 25- ' 2l)- ' 27; Commodore Representative, ' 2t»- ' 27. William Harrison Hay ' S, Jr. . . . Hannibal, Mo. K A, A e candidate for LL.B. Dialectic Club. i -g. School of Law ' V qNuy L. :u.:-r £a; DkDAe COMMOTjOT .o ' Senior CI ass Hubert Thomisox Holman . . Favetteville, Tenn. A A CANDIDATE FOR LL.B. Member Forensie Couneil. ■24- ' 25: Intercollegiate Debater, ' 24- ' 2Jt: President. Dialectic Literary Society. ' 25- ' 26; President, Forensic Council, ' 26- ' 2T; Associate .lustice, .Tohn Marshall Law Club, ' 26; Tau Kappa Alpha; Alpha Phi Epsilon, New Orleans, La. Richard Hartwell Hughes . X , A A CANDIDATE FOR LL.B. Vice-President, Junior Law Class. Edwin Francis Hunt Nashville, Tenn. A ! CANDIDATE FOR LL.B. Fuunders Medal Academic Department. ' 21; Plii Beta Kappa. St. Clair Louis Hultsman . . . Little Rock, Ark. K 2, ! A CANDIDATE FOR LL.B. Dialectic Literary Society: John Marshall Law Club; President, Junior Law Class; Member Student Council, ' 26; Track Squad, ' 25, Earle Palmer James . . ., ■ -s- J . Paducah, Ky. A X A- CANDIDATE FOR LL.B. Juhn Marshall Law Club; Pan-Hellenic Council. ' 24- ' 25. Robert Evereit Lee Pine Bluff, ArK. j K A CANDIDATE FOR LL.B. V, EinvARD Lee Waynesboro, Miss. r H r CANDIDATE FOR LL.B. John Todd McCali Nashville, Tenn. K , ! A A CANDIDATE FOR LL.B. Pii ' siilent of Class. ' 23- ' 24. ' 26- ' 27; Basketball, ' 24- ' 25; Captain, ' 25- ' 2K ; ' C wl Club, ' 25- ' 26; SeeretaiT and Treas- urer, Comniodore Club, ■26- ' 27; Diale ctic Literary Society: .411-Southern Basketball, ' 27. School of Law " Y NDV n 3o o r 0Z Ofie COMMOljOra M u ( or Senior Class Wii.i.iAM MiciiAFi. Martiv . . . Nashville, Tenn. K Z CANDIDATE FOR LL.B. Ace Cluli; BasUi ' tball. •26- ' 27. Thomas Oswald Morris .... Little Rock, Ark. A X A candidate for i.l.b. Dan Evans Moti.ow Lvnchburg, Teiiii. A T fi, A A candidate for LL.B. I.,aw School Honor Council; Owl Club, ' 24- ' :i5. Garner McRevnolds Petrie .... Fairview, Kv. 2 N candidate for LL.B. AXD A.B. Honor Roll, ' 22, " 24; Philosophic Literary Society, •25- ' 2li. ' 2G- ' 2 " i : Troasurcr. ' 2i»- ' 2fi; Debate Council. ' 2G- ' 27: Stu- dent Activities Board, •25- ' 26, ' 26- ' 27; Student Council, ' 26- ' 2 " ; Calumet Club; Phi Beta Kappa. V. Ravmond Roddy Portland, Ark. 2 X candidate for LL.B. Fred McFerrin Russell .... Nashville, Tenn. K 2, A e ! candidate for LL.B. Freshman Baseball, ' 2-1; Varsity Baseball Squad, ' 26. Graha.m Rvan Crowlev, La. K S candidate for LL.B. Henry Russell Sanders .... Nashville, Tenn. A T n, A e candidate for LL.B. Freshman Football. ' 2S; Captain Freshman Ba.seball, ' 22; Varsity Baskitball Squad, ' 25; President, Freshman Law Class; Captain, Varsity Baseball. ' 26; President, Owl Club; Commodore Club; Vice-Piesident. Senior I-,aw Class; Commodore Board, ' 2fi- ' 27; Varsity Football, ' 24- ' 2.i- ' 2li ; Varsity Baseball, •24- ' 25. (yr School of Law ' Y NDVi: 3 03= mM commotjotje .1 Senior CI ass Frederick M. Schlater Nashville, Tenn. B e n, A A CANDIDATE FOR LL.B. AND A.B. Sophomore Honor Roll; Vice-Chairman Kissam Hall Board; Commodore Representative. Class. ' 23. Marion Bryant Solomon . . . Shelbwillc, Tenn. A X A candidate for LL.B. AND A.B. Ned a. Stewart Lewisville, Ark. A A CANDIDATE FOR LL.B. John Marshall Law Club. ' 24. ' 25. ■26: Vice-President. Dialectic Society. " 25: Kissam Board. ' 25- ' 26. Ann Margaret Sutherland . . Nashville, Tenn. A A A, A A candidate for LL.B. Class Sergeant-at-Arms. ' 24- ' 25: Lotus Eaters. ' 24- ' 25; Vanderbilt Players. ' 24, ' 25. ' 26; Secretary. ' 25- ' 26; Dia- lectic Literary Society. ' 24- ' 25: John Marshall Law Club: President, Pan-Hellenic. ' 26- ' 2 ' r; Sergeant-at-Arms, Senior Class. George Henry Tyne Nashville, Tenn. 1 2 A E ' candidate for LL.B. • ' T James William Underwood . A K E West Orange, N. J. candidate for LL.B. John Matlock Cartwright . . . Madison, Tenn. A T A, A A Baililf. John Marshall Law Club. ' 24- ' 25; Sheriff. John Marshall Law Club, ■25- ' 26: Sergeant-at-Arms. ' 25- ' 26. School of Law " Y NDY - 20 or V OAe COmMOTjO-RE AG o o JE ..- o Senior Class Wli.i.lAM Bluforo Aoamson . . Waxahachie, Tex. B n CANDIDATE FOR M.D. B.S.. Trinity University; Alpha Omega Alpha; Freshman Honor Roll. ' 23- ' 24; President. Junior Class. ' 25- ' 26; Eve Club. Ben Lee Allen Athens, Ala. A K K CANDIDATE FOR M D. A.B.. L ' niversity of Alabama: Freshman Honor Roll. ' 23- 24. NoLEN Tom Barnes Littlefield, Te K i:, A K K candidate for m d. Witherspoon Club; Skull and Bones Club. L. C. Brvan Sevierville Tenn X candidate for m d. Witherspoon Club. William Andrew DeMondreun, College Grove, Tenn B n candidate for M.D. B.A., ' 21; B.S.. ' 22; Honor Roll. Junior Mod.. Scholarship, Junior Med. ' 25- ' 2fi; Eve Club; Vice dent. Senior Med Class, ' 26- ' 27. 23- ' :i; -Presi . 1 Earl Denton Dorris ' Bolivar, Tenn X Z X candidate for M.D. Edward Redding Emens .... 2 A E, X ;; candidate FOR M.D. Witherspoon Club, Trinity, Ala. Jake Joseph Glaboff Nashville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR M D. School of Medicine " Y NDy ve COMMOTjOT k§ 3or Senior CI ass Edgar Frank Harbison ' . . Oklahnma Citv, Okla. Z A E, X candidate for m d. B.A. Honor Committee. ■25- ' 26: President, Witlierspoon Clul), •26- ' 27. Nicholasville, Ky. Hascom Thomas Harris . . . A K K candidate for m.d. B,S. ; Witherspoon Club; Secretary and Treasurer of Sopho- more Class: Honor Comniittee. Nashville, Tenn. Emmett Dvsart Hichtower . K Z, A K K candidate for m d. B.A.; Varsity Baseball, ■21- ' 22- ' 23: Owl Club: Skull and Bones Club; .student Council, ■22- ' 23; Pan-Hellenic Coun- cil. ' 23; Vice-President, Senior Class, ' 23; Commodore Rep- resentative. Sophomore Med. and Junior Med,. ■24- ' 25; Nemo Club. •22- ' 23; Honor Roll, ' 21- ' 22; Cum Laude, ' 23: Witherspoon Club; Alpha omeea Alpha: Honor Commit- tee. Richard Bryan Holt Nashville, Tenn. A K K candidate for m.d. B.A., ' 23; President. Pre-Med Club. •21- ' 22; President. Freshman Med.. ' 22- ' 23; Dennison Scholarship in Research ' 25- ' 21i; President. Skull and Bones Club, ' 21; Demon- strator in Human Anatomy and Insti ' uctor in Biology; Eve Club. Demetrius Nester Issos Nashville, Tenn. X Z X candidate for m d. Honor Roll. •20- ' 21- ' 22- ' 24- ' 25 ; Scholarship, First and Sec- and Year Medicine; Alpha Orae a Alpha. Satartla, Miss. Lawrence Wilburn Long, Jr. K A, X candid. te for m.d. B.A.; Senior Honor Roll. " 23: Freshman Med. Honor Roll, ' 24; Manager, Freshman Baseball, ' 24; Jupior Academic Baseball. ' 22; South Campus Baseball Cbamps. ' 25; Presi- dent, Beaver Club; - Ipba Omega Alpha. Frank Harper Luton Salisaw, Okla. A T i, A K K candidate for m.d. B.S.: Nemo Club; Owl Club; Alpha Omega Alpha; Wither- spoon Club; President, Senior Class. Cleo Maurice Miller .... Edenwold, Tenn. K A, B n candidate for m.d. Ba.seball Reserves. ' 21; Varsity Baseball. ' 22, ' 24. ' 25. ' 26; Captain, Varsity Baseball Team, ' 26; Eve Club; Glee Club. ' 22; .Sophomore and Junioro Med. Football; Skull and Bones Club. ' 22. School of Medicine S)? ' " Y NOy o n zo lI n o or Dfie C0MM0O3TO F Senior Class Tf)iiv IIi ' VRV MiTCHEi.i Jncksonville, Fin. X Z X CAVniDATK FOR M.l). Pali. A. Neai., Jr West Point, Tenn. A T !2, A K K CANDIDATE FOR M.D. Pi-e-Med. Club: Sophomore Honor Roll: Nemo Club; With- erspoon Club: Vice-Presulent, Junor Medical Class. William Draper North Newman, Ga. i: X, X CANDIDATE FOR M.D. B..- .; Presdent. Skull and Bones Club. ' 22. ' 23; Honor Roll. Freshniiin Med, " 23, ' 24; Honor Committee. Medical School. ' 23. ' 24; A. O. A.. ' 26- ' 27: Track Squad. ' 25, ' 2li. James C. Overali Nashville, Tenn. Z X, X CANDIDATE FOR M.D. " Hustler " Staff. ' 20; Circulation Manager. .Tade. " 21. ' 22; Business Manager. Jade. ' 22. ' 23; Secretary, .Skull and Bones Club. ' 22. ' 23; Manager. Track. ' 22. ' 23; Honor Committee Freshman. Sophomore and Junior Meds; South Campus Tennis Team, ' 24, ' 25; ' Withersitoon cluli; Pan- Hellenic Council of Medical School. Charles Earnest Parker: Newman, Ga. 2 N, X CANDIDATE FOR M.D. I Manson B. Petiit Mav Pearl, Tex. B n Honor Council. Senior Class. DlDLEV Cobb Pilcher Nashville, Tenn. X CANDIDATE FOR M.D. Honor Roll. ' 25. ' 26; W ' itherspoon Club: . . O. . .: Per- manent Class Secretar.v. Andrew Real Pumphrev Tavlor, Tex. A K K, ! r A candidate FOR M.D. Vice-President, Sophomore Medical Class. School of Medicine ' V y - ■ or [ukDAe COMMOTjO ' RB f :ior Senior Class Robert Caleb Ricgs Lexington, Ky. A K K, A 2 CANDIDATE FOR M.D. B.S,. University of Kentucky. Ei.KiN Lanier Rippy Nashville, Tenn. A X A, A K K CANDIDATE FOR M.D. . ca(leniic Sopliomore Honor Roll; Eve Club; Baseball. ' 23. Walter Bovce Rountree Hartsell, Ala. 2 N, X CANDIDATE FOR M.D. Football, ' 20. ' 21. ' 22. ' 23. ' 24: Track. ' 21. ' 22, ' 23. ' 24; Pr-csiilent, Freshman Clas.s. ' 20; Honor Committee, ' 21. ' 23, ' 24. ' 25. ' 20; President, Freshman Med., ' 23; Nemo Club; Owl Club; Commodore Club: Withorspoon Club; Skull and Bones Club; B. U., ' 23; Commodore Rep- resentative, ' 22, ' 24; Coach, Medical Team, ' 24, ' 25; Presi- dent, Beaver Club; Longs Manager; Captain, Track Team. ' 23. Anthonv Warren Rucker Bedford, V ' a. B n candidate for M.D. Honor Roll. ' 23. ' 24; Eve Club. Norman Louis Schmidt Hartford, Conn. X candidate for M.D. B.S., Yale; ' Witherspoon Club. Belo Stone Robstown, Tex. X j CANDIDATE FOR M.D. B.. . ; President of Sophomore Class. ' 24. ' 25. Edwin B. Van Ness Nashville, Tenn. 2 N, A K K candidate for M.D. " Witherspoon Club. Herbert Carev Walker .... Nashville, Tenn. A X A candidate for M.D. B.A.; Vice-President. Witherspoon Club; Honor Commit- tc-. ' 23, ' 24; Skull and Bones Club; Class Football; Class Baseball. School of Medicine " Y NDY o V o ZLO o or -ru Df c COMMOTjQ-RB TP Senior Class P.Mi. Wii.MAM Walker Joplin, Mo. K 2, A K K CANDIDATE FOR M.D. Owl Cluli, ' 23; Skull and Bones Club, ' 22, ' 23; Manager, Track Team, ' 23. Simon A. Wile Gallatin, Tciiii. Z B T CAKDIDATE FOR M.D. B.A.: Blue Pencil Club: Skull and Bones Club; Class Honor Committee, ' 24, ' 25. OxiE Owen Williams Selmer, Tenn. X Z X CANDIDATE FOR M.D. Paul Sandridce York Center, Ky. A K K, T K A CANDIDATE FOR M.D. Skull and Bones Club; Eve Club; Debating Team. ' 2n.. ■21, " 22, ' 23. ■j School of Medicine " Y NDY i: zor i mOL COMMO130R 1 Jennie Lee Addison .... Memphis, Tenn. CANDtD.ATE rOR R.N ' . Bl.anche Bickers Batesville, Ark. CA mD. TE FOR R..V. Martha Bovce Cortner, Tenn. C. " 1)1DATE FOR R.X. Nellie Clltinger Nashville, Tenn. CANDIDATE FOR R.- . Clotie Harvev McEwen, Tenn. candidate FOR R.N. Jessie Ruth Leming . . . Manchester, Tenn. candidate for R.N. Freddie Mae McCoy . . . Conalsonville, Ga. candidate for R.N. Fraxkie Parmley Coalmont, Tenn. candidate for R.N. Blanche Rice Royston, Ga. candidate for R.N. V iRGiNiA S.mith Three Lakes, ' V d . candidate for R.N. School of Nursing u o n n 3 ' VINDy .1 zo . . , r -n Oke COMMOtDTOB F 1 o or Tke Academic Senior Is Finisking His College Career Four ears earlier he left a cniiitnrtable, somewhat luxurious home to come to a smug, complacent uni ersity, to reside in an absurdly luxurious fraternity house, to substitute for parental love the hero-worship of underclassmen and the insipidly drooling affection of Highty co-eds. He has had his ups and downs. He has won his periodic battles with the faculty, and finally, by dint of cramming and quilling, he is admitted into the fellowship of educated men. By virtue of the power vested in him by the faculty and trustees of this great university, the chancellor has dubbed Mr. Col- lege Man. Sir Knight in the CoLirt of King Intellect. Donning his invulnerable armor of pseudo-education, brandishing his diploma as a thousand years before Sir Launcelot brandished his blood-dripping javelin against the fire-spittijig dragon, he goes out to win fame and fortune in this drab, sordid world of gross materialism. " It may be that the gulfs shall wash us down. It may be we shall touch the happy isles. " The time is 1932. Sir Knight is but a shadow of his former self. The arrogance of his pristine glory is replaced by a servile, boot-licking attitude as he goes about his daily task. Gone is the Finchley suit, the Stetson bonnet, the Sulka tie, the Frank Bros, shoes. In their stead is a shoddy, threadbare, job-lot suit, the same Stetson hat, now five years old and broken in spirit ' neath the beat of many rains; shoes worn through to the welt, a shotstring necktie. Sir Knight needs a new coat of mail. { He buys it from Sears-Roebuck.) And then he wins a jousts He starts to climb the ladder of prosperity. Instead of the collegiate fag hung precariously from one corner of his sophisticated and knowing mouth, we find the thick, vile-smelling cigar of success. And his ideals are changing. The first manifestation of this is found in his shoes. They become thick-soled, broad- toed. And his trousers become several inches larger in the waist. He forgets the fraternity, the football game, the tea-dance, the gorgeous girl. He goes home each night, to a slightly time-worn, sharp-tongued wife. And although he keeps the col- lege man ' s late hours, he does not spend them in bull sessions or pool games. He walks a howling, colic-stricken brat into quiet. His sideburns become a bit powdery. And finally — A handsomel -dressed youth comes into his office. Sir Knight to the youth does say: " So you ' re a college man. Well, I won ' t hold that against you. " :5 y S3 " Y mxyr zor I ' 4. DKDL COMMOTjCTRE K ' Tke Senior Engineers Are Leaving But the question is: What are they leaving and what are they getting into? They entered here, some four and some five years ago, with ambitious ideas, with visions of easy sailing through college life, with visions of a successful career following. Some aspired to build huge dams across mighty rivers of swift and dangerous currents. Others aspired to build enormous bridges across unspanned streams. They had no doubt at that time of their ability to do the many things dreamed of during prep school days. The first year did not seem so very bad — Math I, English i. Chemistry i, Descrip- tive Geometry, Drawing. None of them were so very hard, but still there was some- thing wrong. The romance of the whole dream was fading — at least, something was obscuring it. All wanted to do outdoor work. The idea of the " great wide open spaces " appealed to them and the long afternoon " lab " periods were truly a pain. But it was just a breaking-in period. Something different was to follow, each felt sure. The Soph year came around — Math 2, Mechanics i. Surveying i, Drawing 2, Physics 2. This could not be right, they thought. Surely something must be wrong. But they endured it, hoping for better things in the future. And they decided to enjoy life more. Afternoon labs were " cut, " more dances were attended, keeping company with the Academic students. It was too good to be true. Courses were conditioned and busted. The " Profs " were heartless. New examinations had to be taken. But even then something was wrong. Many questions were entering their minds. And only vague answers resulted. The Junior year dawned and they felt important — Mechanics 2, Thermo Dynamics, Masonry Structure, Physics 2, Surveying 3, Chemistry i. Geology 2, and others were on the schedule. More labs, long nights of work, everything seemed to be getting harder. Everyone ' s mind was in .somewhat of a fog. Countless derivation of formulas for Dr. Schuerman, everything seemed to be theory — nothing practiced. And still they wondered. They felt that they were missing something — that they were not having the good times they should. But it was not over yet — the Senior year was coming and grand and glorious times were planned. And again they spent a year wondering what it was all about. And why. Steel Structures, Steel Detailing, Municipal Engineering, Astronomy, Metallurgy, etc. This year passed off quickly — no one realized that it could be past history so soon. This year, too, was somewhat likened to a foggy day. They griped at the Academic stu- dents for playing so much. They griped at the Profs for giving so much work. They griped at the world in general. Each one had a chip on his shoulder. And then it was all over. And they are still wondering if they are ever going to know what it is all about. One could not attempt to say much about the future. Some of the boys will for- sake their engineering career. Some will be draftsmen all their lives— others will be mediocre engineers. Some few will rise to note and fame — yes, some few. 54 ::tor AJ xyy o o o 10 o on y Oil MMOijora A Law Sckool ' N September, 1924, some sixty young men and one young lady — some with three vears of academic work seeking to obtain their B.A. with the last year of law; some football stars seeking to avoid the morning classes; others special students, and the majority those who had completed the one year pre-legal course and now " after that LL.B. " — enrolled in the Vanderhilt Law School, not knowing what was really ahead. Some say the first year was the hardest — maybe so. Outstanding in our mind is Fitzgerald Hall, fondlv(?) called " Fitz, " professor of Agency, who, since leaving the faculty, has dis- tinguished himself bv leading the fight for Prohibition and the ultimate extinction of intoxicating liquors. Then there was the versatile Dr. Schermerhorn, at that time adding the secretarial duties of the Law School to the already heavy burdens on his shoulders of the Parthenon, Centennial Club, and Little Theater Guild (ex-Pennsylvania Masque and Wig). And no one will forget the soothing voice of " Daddy " Lawrence, which has enabled many a student to forget Ins troubles — only to wake up when the clock struck. But the chief claim to fame of the 1927 lawyers is the fact that they were the first to under- go the cruel practices exercised by John Howard ( " Scrappy " ) Moore, who came to the Law- School facultv after having served for three years as constable in Herrin, Illinois. Bringing a buggy whip to class, Prof. Moore would wield it at the slightest provocation, and this con- tinued until the climax was reached when Prof. Moore unmercifully thrashed little " 5th Card — Kit Kat " Roddy for answering " Here, " instead of " Present, Sir, " to the roll-call. This aroused the ire of the entire class, and a conference was held between Prof. Moore and a committee of the three best students, viz: Messrs. " Necessity " (necessity knows no law) Bunton, P. A. D. Cart- wright, and " Fisty " Moore, the result being that an agreement was reached whereby Prof. Moore was to refrain from future acts of cruelty. He has done so fully, and today he is as gentle and considerate as any professor, and In no way does he resemble his former self. The next vear found scarcely more than half of the former Freshman Class back, due to a majority of them receiving their B.A. And in the junior law year began the most pleasant ex- perience that anv Vanderbilt law student ever goes through with, which continues through the senior year — that of having a class under Mr. Ed Seay. Save for the appearance of Mr. White and Judge Malone, the junior year was more or less uneventful. But this last year, the senior year, found every member of the class working — even Russell and Sanders bought books — for the diploma was looming now as a possibility, anyway. The course was made harder by the appearance of a new professor of Trusts, Mr. C. Q. (Cestui Que) Hendrick, but that was survived by most of them, as was Constitutional Law and Wills, the result of this being that thirty-five members of this great Class of 1927 will depart from the University on June 8, with diploma in hand, to conquer the world. And this Law Class of 1927 is a great class — who can doubt that? Where can such legal minds be found to match those of Cochran, Hunt, Street, Petrie, and Schlater? What class possesses as fine an orator as Dave Caldwell, winner of the Founder ' s Medal and the Frank K. Houston prize? Who can boast of a poker player of Levi Cooper ' s caliber, of a " Mexican athlete " to equal Bill Martin, of anyone as handsome as John McCall, and of such a lover (on the stage) as Ada Bell Sutherland? And this class has made distinct contributions to the Uni- versity: Zach Coles, " Gripe " Reid, and Red Sanders to football; Captain John McCall and Bill Martin to the 1927 S. L C. Basketball Champions; and Captain Sanders and Freddie Russell to baseball. Goodbye, future judges, justices, congressmen, senators, president — as you have been an asset to Vanderbilt, so, too, may you be an asset to the world. 55 " VAnxyy 3 or o V mE7Ae COMMOW } .. L ' E nvoi HE stubby candle burns low, the erstwhile brilliant light flickers and fades, and the shadows gather in the corners. Soon it will die away, and the artisans, their working time expired, will see the products of their labor go forth to bring credit or shame upon their makers. Vastly different bits of raw material they had upon which to work. Four years they have labored upon them, molded them, often transformed them. Now they near completion : no standard- ized, formularized product, but separately functioning, highly individualistic entities, each the resultant, as it were, of its heredity and its environment. We, the Class of ' 27 in Medicine, are these products. It remains for us to show how well our preceptors have wrought. To us, Vanderbilt is a poignant, vivid fact, yet a sacred, holy tradition. We have witnessed the metamorphosis of the Old into the New, the dawn of a Newer Day. We hope we have been found not lacking; we hope we will continue to be found not lacking. Few realize the beauty of such intimate association as we have had, — four years of daily, day-long intercourse, fighting, squabbling, working, loving, — or how fraught with sadness is the thought of the day, so long anticipated, when we go out to scatter to the ends of the earth, to have left of beloved friends but an ever-dimming memory. But, though we must separate, our union will not dissolve, for we shall continue in the bonds of professional fellowship, united then as now in the undivided purpose. to strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield! " 56 nor ' V NDY 30 Juniors DAe COMMOTjOTJE 1 c Junior Class Acaaemic Vernon Sharp President Bob Ewin Vice-President Vaughn Blake Secretary-Treasurer Byron Hill Sergeant-at-Arms Jake Davis Honor Committee Vance Norfleet Commodore Representative Mary Robert Allen . . Nashville, Tenn. Anna Elizabeth Battle, Nashville, Tenn. AAA Augustus Edwin Anderson, Nashville, Tenn. chairman. Freshman G-ris, •24--25; student Council, •25- ' 26, ' ' 20- ' 27; CORINNE G. Anderson . Nashville, Tenn. Honor Committee, •25- ' 26; Pan-Hel- lenic Council. •25- ' 2G; X. W. C. A. Wirt Mayo Armistead, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. Cabinet, •26- ' 27. • " ■ Ophie Louise Bauman . Nashville, Tenn. Band, ' 24- ' 25: Cheer Leader. •25- ' 2G. baVl " -7 ■ ' ' ' " ' Manager. Base- Carothers Beasley, Nashville, Tenn. A o n John Duke Baldridce . . JacKson, Tenn. 2 A E Henry H. Blackburn, Bowling Green, Ky. Y. M. C. A. Cabinet; Football Squad. J K I ' ' 25; Fresliman Basketball. Nancy Louise Baskerville, Gallatin, Tenn. 1° " " ' ugn ' " ' . • ' Floresville, Tenn. A n Owl Club; Student Council; Skull ,, „ T XT , -11 T- and Bones Club; Track. ■2fi; Foot- FranciS MARION Bass, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. ball, ' 26; Captain, Track. ' 27. o o 30 u J o o or OAe COMMOTjOT % ( -vJ ' " J unior Class Academic Nashville, Tenii. Leo Lipscomb Boles . li O II Owl Clul), John Ben ' jamine Bond, Jr., Nashville, Teiiii. Frank Gordon ' BRincES, Jr., Pine Bluff, Ark. 2 A E Freshman Baseball: Captain, Fresh- man Basketball; Varsity Basketball. ' 25- ' 2G. ' 26- ' 27; Student Council, ' 25- ' 26, •26- ' 27; Student Activities Board, •25- ' 2G, •2i - ' 27; Ace Club; Y. M. C. A. Cabinet, ■2G- ' 27; Com- modore Board, ■26- ' 27: Owl Cluli; Pan-Hellenic Council, ■2e- ' 27. Thomas Edward Brhtain, Nashville, Tenn. 2 X Blue Pencil Club, ' 24- ' 25; President, Blue Pencil Club, ■25- ' 2i;; ■■Hustler " ■25- 2G, ■2G- 27. Cleanth Brooks, Jr. . . Alexandria, La. A T Q President. Philosophic Literary So- ciety, ' 25- ' 26; Blue Pencil Club. 25- ' 26; •■Masquerader " Start, ■25- 2e; Calumet Club. ■26- ' 27; Alpha Phi Epsilon; Forensic Council, ' 2G- ' 27: Sophomore Honor Roll; Alternate Debating Team, ■26. George Daniel Brooks . . Martin, Tenn. 2 N Freshman Basketball and Baseball, ' 25; Varsity Basketball, ' 25- 26; Owl Club. ' 25- ' 26. Bessie Thompson Brown . Nashville, Tenn. K A Undergradu ate Representative. Y. W. C. A.. ■26- 27; Sophomore Chair- man. ■26- 27; Secretary. Co-Editors. ' 24- ' 25; President. •25- ' 26; Lotus Eaters, ' 25- ' 26; Scribblers. ' 2fi- ' 27; Secretary, Sophomore Class, ' 2d- ' 26; Bachelor Maids, ■2li- 27. JuANiTA Browning . . . Russellville, Kv. r B JANEV Smithson Bruce . Franklin, Tenn. Ruth Richmond Bcrr . Nashville, Tenn. K A e Lotus Eaters. •25- 26; Co-Editors. ' 25- ' 26. John Faver Cason . Murfreesboro, Tenn. K A Agnes Clary Cassels . . Decatur, Ala. A o n Three Arts Club; Classical Club. Hugh Arthur Cecil . . . Orlando, Fla. Football, ■25- ' 26. Jack Chesney .... Middlesboro, Kv. 2 X Freshman Track; Track, ' 26; Soph- omore Honor Roll. James Keeble Clayton, Murfreesboro, Tenn. K A " Masquerader " Staff. " Hustler " Staff; Circulation Manager. " Hus- tler; Dialectic Literary Society. Nashvi Tenn. Nashville, Tenn. Philadelphia, Pa. Joseph Leon Cohen . . Z B T Mary Ba.xter Cook . . Elizabeth B. Cooper r B Scribblers. ' 26; ' ■Masquerader " Staff, ' 26. James Thomas Couch, Jr., McKinnev, Tex. 2 A E Louise Craig Riplev, Tenn. A o n Lotus Eaters; Three Arts; Scrib- blers. Mary Irene Cummins . Harriman, Tenn, James C. Dale, Jr. . Goodlettsville, Tenn. John Wells Davidson . Fayetteville, Tenn. Jesse Theo Davis .... Corinth, Miss. A X A Honor Committee; Pre-Med Club. James R. Dawson, Jr. . Birmingham, Ala. A T fi Swimming Team. ' 25; Ace Club; Swimming Team, ' 26; Owl Club; Commodore Board, ' 26- ' 27. Andrew Derrick Clayton, Ga. II K A Band, ' 26. Anna Mathis Doyle . . Nashville, Tenn. Barney Edward Eaton, Jr., Gulfpnrt, Miss. K A Swimming Team. ' 25. Charlotte Elizabeth Ebbert, Houlton, Me. A n Nashville, Tenn. Franklin, Tenn. •26- ' 27. . Macon, Miss. Mrs. Florence B. Eskind . Robert Bradley Ewin . . 2 X Commodore Board, Andrew Connor Fant, Jr. 2 X Calumet Club, Samuel M. Flemming, Jr., Franklin, Tenn. 2 A E Band, ' 25; Kissam Board; Assistant Track Manager. Clifton Boykin Flinn Hernando, Miss. 2 A E James Harold Fonville, Chattanooga, Tenn. A T fi Eugene Lewis Frazer Dan German, Jr. Nashville, Tenn. Franklin, Tenn. K A Band, •25- ' 26. Virginia Theresa Goddard, Nashville, Tenn. A o n 59 ' Y NDY ' i: zor ZLO i I i or CXe COMMOlj0Ti O ' Junior Class Academic V. H. Griffin- Nashville, Teim. ATA Freshman Flolior Committee; Com- modore Representative: Skull and Bones Club; Y. M. C. A. Cabinet. Russell Hackney . . Chattanooga, Tenn. A T V. Eleanor Field Haggard . Nashville, Tenn. r J B Vanderbilt Choir. May Pearl Hardy . . Fort Worth, Tex. r 15 Augustus Byron Hill . . Jackson, Tenn. n K A Dialectic Literary Society; Alpha Phi Bpsilon. Fred Bartlett Hillman. Jr., Jackson, Tenn. i: A E James Eldred Hollev Nashville, Tenn. William Douglas Hopson, Little Rock, Ark. i; X Robert Gordon Jakes . . Nashville, Tenn. Elizabeth Clark Jenkins, Nashville, Tenn. Rebecca Johnson . . . Nashville, Tenn. A E n Pan-Hellenic Council, ' 25- ' 2G. 2( - " 27; Co-Editors, ' 25- 26: Sophomore Honor Roll. Lucy Joslin Belleview, Tenn. Gusr.w Mason Kahn . . Galveston, Tex. 2 X Houston Thurman Karnes, Nashville, Tenn. A X A Dorothy Noel Kirk . . Nashville, Tenn. K A e Co-Editors. ' 25- ' 26; Lotus Eaters. •25- ' 2G; Y. W. C. A. Delegate to Blue Ridge. ' 2G; Pan-Hellenic Del- egate. Henry Blue Kline .... Dayton, Ohio A e •■Masquerader " Staff. ' 2(!- ' " 27; Com- modore Board. ' 2G- ' 27. Bruce Young Lanier . . Nashville, Tenn. Eleanor Claire Lanier . Nashville, Tenn. AAA Elizabeth M. Lawrence . Shawnee, Okla. AAA Vanderltilt Pla ers. Georgia Benton Ledbetter, Memphis, Tenn. A n Pan-Hellenic Council; Bachelor Maides. Charles Wesley Lewis . Nashville, Tenn. Roberta Lightfoot . . . Nashville, Tenn. A n 6o Walter Sidney Love, Jr. . Laurel, Miss. Guv Allen Lindsay . . . Portland, Ark. 2 X Mary McGill .... Nashville, Tenn. Joseph Finley McIlwaine, Nashville, Tenn. X Robert E. McInturff . Nashville, Tenn. John Oliveros MacKinlay, Tampa, Florida ATA Delta Sigma Phi. Samuel Newman Maimon, Nashville, Tenn. Phillip Metric Markle . Nashville, Tenn. Louis Marks Nashville, Tenn. Z B T ■■Hustler " Staff Reporter. ■26- 27; Sports Editors, 27; Blue Pencil Clul). ' 2fi- 27; Sophomore Honor RoU. RoSLVN Martin .... Nashville, Tenn. A E n John Myers Mason . . ClarKsville, Tenn. Ben Owl dull. DoviE Gilbert Matison . Nashville, Tenn. A E n student Council. •26- 27; Pan-Hel- lenic Council, ' 26- 27; Co-Editors. ■25- 26; Xi Delta Phi; Secretary and Treasurer of Scribblers. James Hampton Meeks, Jr., Camden, Ark. Eva Laurine Miller . . Ritzville, Wash. AAA Marian Corixne Miller . Ritzville, Wash. AAA Roger Frank Miller . . . Welsh, La. n K A Band; Skull and Bones club. Edward Clifton Milner . Gulfport, Miss. K 2 Owl Club. Frank Andrew Moore Bethel, Tenn. Mobile, Ala. Thomas Wills Moore . . K A Secretary and Treasurer, Owl Club. Mary Neil Moss . . . Floyd Maurice Murphy Gallatin, Tenn. Nashville, Tenn. Frances Neel Newberrv, S. C. AAA student Council. •25- ' 26. ' 2G- ' 27; Y. A ' . C. A. Cabinet; Lotus Eaters; Stunt Night Chairman; Bachelor Maids; Three Arts. Elizabeth Niles . . . Union Citv, Tenn. K A e Co-Editors, ' 25- 2G; Sophomore Flnn- or Roll; Y. V. C. A.; Classical Club. 3or " Y NDV- o o o or ru £7Ac COMMOn31 ]P6- u o-is-; Junior Class Acaaemic Charles Wu.i.iam Nksior, Nashville, Tcnn. i; A !■; RiKSZi Vance Norfleet . Memphis, rciiii. K i: Freshman Football and Basketlmll; Owl Club; student Council. Nan Rlih Parrish . . Nashville. Teiui. i: K Pan-Hellenic Couneil; Y. ' . i ' . A ; Classical Club. Joe Webb Peoples . . Blue Ridge, N. C. 2 X Freshman Baseball. ' 24; Owl Club. " 211. Phillip J. Pollack, Saratoga Springs, N. Y. Gl-stavl ' S a. Purvear . . Nashville, Teiin. President of A -e Club; Owl Club; Y. M. C. A. _ ' abinet; Assistant Man- ager. Basketball Team. •2li- ' 27. Emmet Russell, Jr. . . Nashville, Tenn. A X A Ace Club; Blue Peniil Club. ■24-25. Laurence Louis Sebulsky Memphis, Tenn. Z B T George F. Sensabaugh . Nashville, Tenn. X Alchemist Club. ' 24; Glee Club. ' 24; Manager. Glee Club. •2i;- ' 27; Van- derbilt Choir; " Hustler " Staff. John Branner Shackford, Nashville, Tenn. Vernon Hibbett Sharp, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. ! A e Vice-President. Freshman Class; Vice-President. Are Club; Vice- President. Owl Club; President. Owl Club; President. Freshman Bible Class; President. Junior Class; Freshman Football; Freshman Bas- ketball; Varsity Football. ■25- ' 26; President. Y. M. C. A. Cabinet; Stu- dent Council. ■2U- ' 27; Captain-Elect. Football. ' 27. Phil Minnis Sherrill . Nashville, Tenn. K A Hazel Lai Simon . . . Nashville, Tenn. A E n Pan-Helllenic Council. ' 25; Co-Ed- itors. ' 24. ' 25, ■2li; Scribblers. Frank Slemons, Jr. . . Nashville, Tenn. Halbert Samuel Smith . Creason, Tex. Vallie Gold Smith . . . Nashville, Tenn. r B Lotus Eaters. ■25- ' 26; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet. •25- ' 2fi; Pan-Hellenic Coun- cil. ' 25- ' 26. •27- ' 28; Student Council. ■26- ' 27; Honor Committee. •26- ' 27; Bachelor Maids. ' 2G- ' 27. William D. Spears . Chattanooga, Tenn. K A Freshman Honor Committee; Fresh- man Football : Varsity Football- 25. ' 26; President of Sophomore Class; All-Southern Football, ' 26. 6i William A. Spickard . . Nashville, Tcnn. A K E Freshman Football Squad; Owl Club; Pan-Hellenic Council; " Mas- querader " Assistant Business Man- ager; Assistant Editor. " Commo- dore, " ' 2C- ' 27; Interfraternity Base- ball Champs, ■25- ' 26. Thomas Lamar Spragins . Nashville, I ' enn. :; A E Sarah Turner Staley . Nashville, Tenn. A n .Scribblers, Thelma Louise Sullivan . Nashville, Tenn. Wll.l.ARi) O. TiRRiLL, TR-, Nashville, Tenn. Z X Aie Club; Owl Club; " Hustler " Staff: Skull and Bones Club; Vice- President, Skull and Bones Club; Varsity Track. Ferrill M. Tittsworth, Union Citv, Tenn. A T n Agnes Travis Nashville, Tenn. 2 K Classical Club; Vanderbilt Choir. Marrianne R. Turpin Nashville, Tenn. James Fatherly Ward . Nashville, Tenn. K 2 Ace Club; Owl Club; Assistant Man- ager, Football; Six Foot Club; Y. M. C. A. Cabinet. Lkon Scott Ward . . Mt. Pleasant, Tenn. George Oral Waring, Jr., Memphis, Tenn. K 2 Swimming Team, George Terry We. thers K A E.xiNE WvcHE Webb . . K A e June Allene Webb . . K A e Bernard Marks Weinstein, Nashville, Tenn. Z B T Leader. Band; Mandolin Club; Or- chestra. Gladys Corinne Westphal, Vorktown, Tex. Anne Haskins Whitson Newbern, Tenn. James Harvel Wilson, Winter Haven, Fla. 2 A E •■Hustler " Staff. Mah Harvey Wilson Guntown, Miss, A T n Walter Foard Wright, Jr., Mavfield, Kv, X ' 25- ' 2l5. . Louisville, Ky. Nashville, Tenn. Nashville, ' Fcnn. Carl Young Nashville, Tenn. Nashville, Tenn. Melvin Buren Young A X A Delta Sigma Pi; Glee Club, ' 25- ' 26. " YANUyr 3 or s xS I o o .1 £7Ae COMMOIDTC .1 Junior Class Engineering H. L. Williamson President Bryant Wood Vice-President Bob Hood Secretary-Treasurer Jimmy Irwin Sergcant-at-Arms Van Norred Commodore Representative Frank Cox Honor Committee Malcolm Moss Gibbs . Thompsons, Tenii. Garland Mabry Sweeney, Nashville, Tenn. Sophomore Honor Roll. ATA Warren Owens Lamb . Nashville, Tenn. Abner Benton Wellborn, Brunswick, Tenn. 2 N Blue Ponril Club; Sophomore Honor Roll. Walter Clyde Long, College Grove, Tenn. t-. , i- t- Bruce Thomas White . Franklin, Tenn. Caldwell Vann Norred . Nashville, Tenn. X A Harry Lofton Williamson, Nashville, Tenn. Vice-President, Freshman Engin- P A t eers; President. Sophomore Engin- eers: Freshman Football Basket- Robert James Woods . . Nashville, Tenn. ball. Baseball; Owl Club; Sopho- - ' more Honor Roll. " - A 6z 3or " Y NDY - o o --- c: r £7Ae COMMOTjOT I UxJ- t 1 o Junior Class Law Ed Crouch Prrsident T. H. Atkins J ' icc-Prcsid,nl Lerov Adams Secretary-Treasurer J. Edmondson Sere eant-at-.-lrms Donald McNevin .... Commodore Representative % k I I or fij ' VA ' NViy 3 or no I o " . Dke COMMOTJ0H .E Junior Class Second Year LaAv I.EROV Money Adams . West Point, Miss. Morton " Joseph Klebav . Blvtheville, Ark. K A Z 15 T ' BiUicl; John Marshall Law clul ' . James Edward Atkiks . Nashville, Tenn. f Samuel Fletcher King . Birmingham, Ala. EwiNC Can ' NON Baskette . Nashville, Tenn. EinvARD Samuel Kline . Shreveport, La. Charles Francis Beacin, Jr., Opelousas, La. Z B T Vh ham D. Buvton . . Rio Frio, Texas George F. McCanless, Morristown, Tenn. K 2 Joseph W. Byrnes, Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. " ' " i; p™ .; ' club ' 22: •Hustler- - _- ,, _ .Starr. 23-25; Owl Club: Assistant ' ■ Manager. Track. ' 25; Vice-Presiilent. Owl Club. ' 25- ' 26. Junior Class. ' 24- ' 25: President. Freshman ' 25; Pan-Hellenic ,,, „ T 1 »«• Council, ' 25- ' 2ii. Waiier V. Capers . . . Jackson, Miss. - - ' 15 William B. Paul . . . Nashville, Tenn. X ■! Paul P. Clark Denver, Colo. Freshman Football. ••H; Freshman 2: X Baseball. „ „ T i_ ,-• . -T- James D. Senter .... Humbolt, Tenn Edwin Gordon Crouch, Johnson C ity, I enn. ■ Ben Dramatic Club. ' 24- ' 25. Gordon Crum . Birmingham, Ala. n K A David A. Smith Elkmont, Ala. Dialectic Society: Dr.amatic Club. 2 A E ( " ' ommodore Representative. Charles King Davis . . . HicKman, Ky. r E r James Gamble Stuart . Owensboro, Ky. President. Senior Engineers, ' 2. ' i: ! ' A G ° °l S " ' , ' " ' ' ' ' ' ' " ' ' ' P ' " Delta Phi; Kissam Board; Cap- •22- 23- _i- -5- .6. tain, Freshman Basketball; Fresh- man Football; Blue Pencil Club; PAiit nnss Hnrtselle AH Football Squad. ' 24; Calumet Club; PAUL IJOSS Hartselle, Ala. Basketball. •24- ' 25. •25- ' 26; ' ' Mas- K A querader " Staff. ' 24- ' 25; Editor. ' 26- iat s. .... Southern Basketball, ' 27. Frazer Titus Edmonson . Memphis, Tenn. m. rion M. Tillman . . Greenfield, Tenn. 2 A E T K A _j _, - Sergeant-at-- rms, Junior Class; IRANK HANDLEV L pton, KV. President. Philosophic Literary So- John Marshall Law Club. ciety; President, Debate Council; Pi ' esident, Artus Fraternity; Presi- T, ,,T ,T „. -r,. , dent. Tau Kappa Alpha; Alabama Ralph William HoRAN, Pine Ridge, Oregon and Clnrlnnati Debate; President. Historical Association; House Man- ,.,„ T- T T.v, ,....- c A • T ager. Alumni Hall; John Marshall VERin F. Johnson . San Antonio, I exas Law ciub. William Emmett Jones Milton I ' ndervvood . West Orange, N. J. ATA A K E Joseph Kaplan . . . Chattanooga, Tenn. Robert M. White . . . Alexandria, La. Howard B. Kerr .... Oak Park, 111. Lawson H. Y. tes Fulton, Kv. K 4 ' 2 N 6+ 3or " YANVy o o zo m ' o " £7Ae COMMOXSyRBM or Junior Class Scnool oi Meaicine Officers LoLis M. Smith President T). D. Carr rice-President H. E. PuCKETT Secretary-Treasurer B. E. BoYER Sergeant-at-Arms HOXOR CoMAflTTEE Fred F. Rudder R. A. O ' Brien-, Chairman H. E. Puckett Lv x Parks J. D. Farris Merrill Moore, Commodore Representative 65 ' Y NDy i: 3 or g or OKOAe COMMOIDTJE K J ' Cl ass Joseph V. Alford . . 2 N, X Glee Club. ■22- ' 23- ' 24- ' 25; President. ' 24- ' 25; Owl Club: Skull and Bones Club; Nemo Club; Sergeant-at- Arnis, Fi-fshman Med. Class. J.-wiES Fr-AZIER BiNNS . . Nashville, Teiiii. X Glee Club; l=kull and Bones Club. Clifford G. Blitch .... Raiford, Fla. A T fi, A K K BVRON E. BoVER Carmi, 111. David Decatur Cakr . Blouiitville, Tenn. George Donald Clements . Munford, Tenn. Ralls M. Costox . . . Birmingham, Ala. Raymond Ricgax Crowe . Nashville, Tenn. B n Michael Joseph DeVito . Hartford, Conn. A K K William M. Dedman, Lawrenceburg, Ky. A K K Robert D. Dickins . . Greenwood, Miss. j A e, X Frederick Walling Farley, Hutto, Texas ! B n Vice-President. ' 24. ' 25. Jacob Duncan Farris . . Nashville, Tenn. B n Honor Committee, ' 25- ' 26. James Collie Gardner . . Danville, Va. K 2, X N ' mo Club; Commodore Club; Freshman Med. Baseball. Emid ' o Leon Gaspari . . . Toledo, Ohio A ! A Walter P. Griffey .... Clinton, Ky. A T n Van Dyke Hagaman . . Raymond, Miss. A e, ! X Douglas C. Haisten . . . Brundige, Ala. ! X Seeretary-Treasurer. Freshman Med Class; Freshman Football and Base- ball. unior School of Meaicine Lewisburg, Tenn Fowler Holi.abaugh Nashville, Tenn. James Thomas Jackson . Moscow, Tenn. Skull and Bones; President. •23- ' 24; Dialectic Literary Society; T. M. C. A. Cabinet; Sophomore Honor Roll; President. Sophomore Med. Class. 66 Hugh H. Johnston . . Vicksburg, Miss. Carrol Byrd Jones, Villa Americano, Brazil Arnet Dabney Ladd . . . Cerulean, Kv. X .Secretary-Treasurer. Sophomore Class. SiANLEY J. Leland . . . Madison, Ind. Alfred Laberi Lyons . . New York City losEPH Edward McClellan . Kelso, Tenn. B II ' ii.liam G. McCown, Hazel Green, Ala. Lester E. McDonald, San Antonio, Texas X Robert B. McLean . . Greenwood, Miss. A e, X Travis Henry Martin Merril Moore . Danville, Va. Nashville, Tenn. Z X Charles Willis Neville . Winfield, Kansas Ben Hamilton Nicholson, Columbia, Tenn. b e n, X Secretary-Treasurer. Owl Club. ' 24- ' 25; Blue Pencil Club; Calumet Club; Y " . M. C. A. Cabinet; Student Council; Honor Committee; Sopho- more Honor Roll; .Skull and Bones. Roy Norton Laurinburg, N. C. Richard Arthur O ' Brien . Corning, N. Y. 2 X Honor Committee. Milton O. Park Nashville, Tenn. Lynn Parks Gleason, Tenn. B n Honor Committee. George D. Waller . . . Bessemer, Ala. 2 N, X Varsity Football. ' 22, ' 24. ' 25; Var- sity " frack. ' 23. ' 24; Captain. ' 25; Sergeant-at-Arms, Junior Class. ' 23; Treasurer. Skull and Bones Club. ' 22; Pan-Hellenic Council. ' 23- ' 24; Commodore Club. ' 23; Sport Editor, " Commodore, " ' 26- ' 27. Paul E. Wilson .... Guntown, Miss. A T o, A K K Bernard O. Wise . . . Nashville, Tenn. A E 3or w mv y lo ophomores moL commotjotje 1 ' ■eS.- j v» «- s opnomore Class Academic JiMMV Armistead Prrs ' idcnl Leland Johnson Vke-Presuiint Russell Bailev Secretary-Treasurer Joe V. Willl ms Seryeayit-al-.irms Ward Huev Honor Committee EwiNG Bradford Commodore Representative Ralph Adams .... Woodbury, Teiiii. Harry Stanley Allen Nashville, Tenii. Edward Anderson, Jr. . . Jacksonville, Fla. James Cate Armistead . Nashville, Teiin. 2 A E Vice-President. Frcsiiman Class: Captain, Freshman Football: Presi- dent. Sophomore Class: Varsity Football, ' 26. Theodore Austin . . . Greenwood, Miss. Pre-Med James Russell Bailey . Coffeeville, Miss. A K E Pre-Med Freshman Track, ' 26; Secretary- Treasurer. Sophomore Class: Assist- ant Business Manager, " Hustler. " ■26- ' 27. Davie Hume Baker . . Nashville, Tenn. K 2 Richard Arledge Ball . Montgomery, Ala. Frank Dupree Berry . . Providence, Ky. Roy Wilson Black . Lawrenceburg, Tenn. 68 :ior ynNxyy 30 OE : rd: vf c COMMO1J0TO w Sopn omore CI ass Acad James Henry Boles McMinnville, Tciin. Pre-Med Frances Jean Bowen Nashville, Tenn. Charles Henry Boyle . . Memphis, Tenn. 2 A E John Sterling Bransford . Nashville, Tenn. A e Football Squad, ' 26. Lady E. Bransford . . Union City, Tenn. AAA Co-Editors. ■23- ' 24. ' 26- ' 27; I otus Eaters. ' 26- ' 27; Vanderbilt Choir. •26- ' 27. James Woodard Brown . Springfield, Tenn. Sperry Brown Dallas, Texas n K A Mary Frances Burks Nashville, Tenn. AAA Student CounciL Frank Brent Burns . . . Laurel, Miss. Blu€ Pencil Club, ' 25- ' 26; Secretary- Treasurer, Blue Pencil Club, ' 26- ' 27. William Fite Burrow . . Milan, Tenn. A T n Ace Club. Howard Beirne Burwell . Nashville, Tenn. K A Pre-Med Frances Claire Carter . Nashville, Tenn. A O n Vice-President, Co-Editors, ' 26- ' 27; Student Council. ' 26- ' 27; V. W. C. A. Cabinet. ' 26- " 27; Freshman Math- ematics Prize; Lotus Eaters. ' 26- ' 27; Vice-President, Classical Club, ' 26- Harold R. Chenault . . Louisville, Ky. John W. Claiborne, Jr., Dyersburg, Tenn. Thomas Blake Clark, Jr., Greenfield, Tenn. 2 A E Elizabeth D. Creighton, Nashville, Tenn. K A e Co-Editors; Lotus Eaters; Secre- tary-Treasurer; Freshman Class; Vanderbilt Choir. Paul Marks Croxford . Nashville, Tenn. Ben Philosophic Literary Society; Classi- cal Club, emic JA.MES W. Crutcher, Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. ATA Andrew Lavvson Davis . Nashville, Tenn. A K E 69 Maurice Davis . . Garner A. DeVoe . K A Swimming Team Mary- Baird Dickey . . AAA Y ' . V. C. A., ■24- ' 25: Lotus Eaters, ' 2. ' l- ' 2fi; Bachelor Maides. ' 26- ' 27; Pan-Hellenic Council. ■26- ' 27. Henry Groves Dinning . Columbia, Tenn. Ben Nashville, Tenn. Nashville, Tenn. ■26. Nashville, Tenn. Helen Mayes Dodd . . A O n Hugo, Okla. Anne Christine Drake . Aberdeen, Miss. Cecil Alexander Duke . Gallatin, Tenn. Evelyn Byrd Duncan . . Nashville, Tenn. K A e Josephine Shackford Dyer, Ridgetop, Tenn. AAA John Early, Jr Nashville, Tenn. 2 A E Freshman Baseball, ' 25; Baseball Squad, ' 26. Hubert Lee Echols .... Glasgow, Va. Ralph Mallette Edwards, Jacksonville, Fla. A K E Carremaye Evans . . . Nashville, Tenn. r B Co-Editors, ' 25- ' 26; Student Council, ■26; Y ' . W. C. A. Cabinet, ' 26; Choir, ■26. Edward Sheegog Evans . Columbia, Tenn. Ben Pre-Med Eugene Edgar Evans Wilder, Tenn. Caruthers Ewing, Jr. . Memphis, Tenn. 2 X Blue Pencil Club; Ace Club. Charles H. J. Feigenbaum, Nashville, Tenn. James Owen Finney, Jr. ■ Florence, Ala. Pre-Med " VAMUif zor WDL C0MM0O3Ti SopK omore CI ass Acad Martha A. Fisher . . . Nashville, Tenn. r B Leon Fishman Trenton, Tenn. Z B T Jason Houston Floyd Senatobia, Miss. S A E John S. Foster, Jr. . . Birmingham, Ala. A K E James Stokes Frazer, JR- • Nashville, Tenn. A e Frank E. Goodwin . . Thomasville, Ga. EwiNC Graham Paducah, Ky. W. W. Graham, Jr., College Grove, Tenn. AwiE Gee Greenlaw . Spring Hill, Tenn. K A e Charles Driscoll Grimes, Nashville, Tenn. K Thomas Alovsius Grimes, Nashville, Tenn. K ! ' Horace Julius Haeer . . Nashville, Tenn. Frances Harris .... Newbern, Tenn. Coleman Bresee Henricks, Nashville, Tenn. ViciE Lena Hicks . . . Nashville, Tenn. Esther Gladys Hill . Mt. Pleasant, Tenn. A O n Lotus Eaters. William Francis Hobby . Nashville, Tenn. Galen T. Hopkins, Jr. . Paragould, ArK. William Henry Houston, Jr., Tunica, Miss. 2 A E Charles T. Hudson, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. K 2 Thomas Ford Huey " , Jr. . Anniston, Ala. 2 A E Band, •26- ' 27. William W. Hughes, Jr. . Memphis, Tenn. A T fi Mayes Hume, Jr. . . . Franklin, Tenn. George G. Hunter, Jr., Goodlettsville, Tenn. emic Richard Edwin Imig K 70 Sheboygan, Wis. Secrutary-Trf asurer. Ace Club ; Vice- President. Blue Pencil Club: Van- dcrbilt Band. William M. Ingram . . 2 A E Jackson, Tenn, Joseph Wyatt Jacobs . Nashville, Tenn. Debate Council. Anne Gilman Jarrell . Thomasville, Ga. AAA Dramatic Club, ' i - ' L ' ;. Ralph W. Joh.nson . St. Petersburg, Tenn. Lei.and Mann Johnston Hickman, Kv. K Ace Club, •26- ' 27: T. M. C. A. Cab- inet, ■26- " 27; Vice-President. Sopho- more Class. 26- 27. Lynwood Beasley Jones Waldn, Ark. David Manev Keeble . . Nashville, Tenn. ■I- A e Blue Pencil Club. Mary Lenore Kenny . . Nashville, Tenn. Ben Kingree .... Shelbyville, Tenn. Ben Howard Lester Lackey . . Carlisle, Pa. n K A ••HuslUr " Staff; Band. John Leonard Lanford . K A Roi.fe Henry Lanchorst ATA Anniston, Ala. . Elmhurst, 111. Edward McAfee Lannom . Savannah, Ga. Louise Lauche . . . Fort Collins, Colo. Luke Lea, Jr. Fi.ORANNE Levy ' A T fi Nashville, Tenn. Nashville, Tenn. A E Lii.A Wright Lipscomb, Fayetteville, Tenn. Leslie Charles Lounsbury ' . Flint, Mich. Mozart Lovelace .... Gleason, Tenn. Mary Jane Lowenheim . Nashville, Tenn. Lehman Melvin Lusky . Nashville, Tenn. Z B T Varsity Football, ' 26. -J.OT. ' V NDY . 30 ? or " Pk Vkc COMMOTjO-RBP SopK omore CI ass Jon SiiKi.roN- LUTOX . . A X A Ace Club. •26- ' 27. Edward M. McEacherv, Wilmington, N. C. Paul McGaughv .... Tupelo, Miss. A e Varsitv Football. ' 26: Frnsh Foot- ball, ' 25. JCDSOX Cole McLester, Jr., Ashland, Ky. A K E EuxiCE Lee Mallory . . Nashville, Tenn. Olivia Foster Malone . Nashville, Tenn. Wii.LiFORD Maurice M. n.v, Henning, Tenn. K I ' Alvin ' G. Ma.xwell, Jr. . Cookeville, Tenn. K 2 Maurice V. Mayer . . Lake Charles, La. Z B T Marvin Cecil Meador . . . Roanoke, Va. MuRRY Bryant Measemer, Crossville, Tenn. Academic Nashville, Tenn. Dorothy Lena Neuhoff . Nashville, Tenn. John W. Meredith Scottsville, Ky. A X A Band. ' 24, ' 25, ' 26; Treasurer. Band Board. ' 26; Glee Club, ' 25. ' 26; Van- derbilt Symphony Orchestra. George D. Milliken, Jr., Bowling Green, Kv. K Margaret Steele Milliken, Nashville, Tenn. Y ' . V. C. a. Cabinet. William Francis Mitchell, Nashville, Tenn. ATA Ace Club. Frances Moore Helen Lane Moore Nashville, Tenn. Nashville, Tenn. K A e Mary Daniel Moore . Nashville, Tenn. AAA Co-Editors. John Bartholomew Morris, Nashville, Tenn. ! K I ' Fay Ballenger Murphy, Jr., Rossville, Ga. 2 X Francis Murphy . . , K A Freshman Track. ' 26; " Hustler. " ' 26- ' 27. Robert Chester Nelson Nashville, Ark. Pre-Med Macon, Miss. George Cornelius Nilan, Hurrican, W. ' a. K 2 Richard Alfred Norris . Nashville, Tenn. Thomas Ozro Nowlin . Nashville, Tenn. Harry Noel O ' Callaghan, Nashville, Tenn. A X A Basketball Squad. Siocton Earlsworth Odom, Jr., Macon, Ga. Bernard S. Olwovitch, Springfield, Tenn. Margaret Bond Oman . Nashville, Tenn. r B Classical Club. Ralph Owen Hartsville, Tenn. S A E Football. ' 25. ' 26; Baseball, ' 26; Freshman Football and Baseball. Ashley Stephens Parker . Mercer, Calif. A X A George C. Paschall, Jr. . Arrington, Tenn. S N Skull and Bones. ' 2G. Owen Wallace Patton . Nashville, Tenn. n K A Thomas Peach Sheffield, Ala. ! A e Freshman Football, ' 25. Samuel Francis Pickering, Carthage, Tenn. Ben Alexander W. Pierce . Fort Worth, Texas 2 A E Edwin Kennedy Provost, Nashville, Tenn. A e Henry Hale Rand ... St. Louis, Mo. Z X Mary Reagor Nashville, Tenn. Ernest Redd, Jr. . . . Birmingham, Ala. 2 A E James B. Richardson . . Nashville, Tenn. A e John Frederick Richardson, Nashville, Tenn. Herbert Tolman Roberts . Nashville, Tenn. A X A William F. Rosenblatt, Jr. . Atlanta, Ga. K 2 Freshman Football, ' 25. 7 Y NPy 3 or no o OE (Pl£7 ie COMMO1j0T?E K Soph omore CI ass Acad Alvix Rosesbloom . . . Jackson, Tenn. Z B T skull ami Bones Club. Berxice Rothstein . . . Nashville, Tenn. A E Graham Moore Rushtox, Montgomery, Ala. Ben Hiram Phelps Salter, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. A e William Roberts Sandusky, Pensacola, Fla. 2 N Ace Club: Blue Pencil Club. ' 25; President, ' 26; Skull and Bones flub, " 26; Freshman Honor Roll. ISADORE R. ScHULMAN Nashville, Tenn. James Calvin Sharpe Little Rock, Ark. Ben Freshman Football, ' 25; Varsity Football, ' 26. Charles Edwin Shaver, Jr., Huntsville, Ala. X ■! Ace Club. William M. Shepperd, Winston-Salem, N. C. John Washixgton Simpson Atlanta, Ga. K 2 Band, ■25- ' 26, ' 26- ' 27; Glee Club. ' 2C. ' 27; Skull and Bones Club; " Com- modore " Staff, ' 27: " Hustler " Staff, ' 24- ' 25. Sarah Elizabeth Simpson, Nashville, Tenn. K A e Vanderliilt Choir. ' 2tj- ' 27. Robert Jordan Sims . Chattanooga, Tenn. A 8 Fresliman Football; Football Squad, ' 26. Robert L. Smead Jane Davis Smith . . . Toledo, Ohio . Nashville, Tenn. AAA Chairman Co-Eds. ' 25- ' 26. Martha Washington Smith . Fulton, Kv, K A e Sophie Spitz Nashville, Tenn. Glen Hart Stanfield . . Mayfield, Ky. Bernie Burk Steiner . . Nashville, Tenn. Z B T Blue Pencil Club; Ace Club; Fresh- man Basketball Team; Tennis Team. ' 26. Dorothy Belle Stewart . Nashville, Tenn. Joe Mallorv Strayhorx . Nashville, Tenn. emic Mary Ruth Strother . Madisonville, Kv. r B Three Arts Club. Richard P. Stobbins, Jr. . Pensacola, Fla. 2 X Malcolm G. Sweeney, Cornersville, Tenn. Corrine Hayes Tanksley . Nashville, Tenn. A n student Council. ' 24. " 25. " 26; Chair- man Junior Class; Lotus Eaters. Lena Evelyn Taylor . . . Fulton, Kv. 2 K Y. W. C. A.:; Classical Club. Matilda Treaxor . . . Nashville, Tenn. K A e Chairman. Sophomore Girls; Presi- dent, Co-Editors. JoHx W. Thomas Chattanooga, Tenn. Freshman Basketball; Tennis Team, ' 25; Basketball. ' 26- ' 27. Daisie Marie Tucker . . Nashville, Tenn. A n Lotus Eaters. Winston H. Vaughn, Jr., Montgomery, Ala. 2 N Philosophic Literary Society; Skull and Bones: Freshman Y. M. C. . . Cabinet: Freshman Honor Roll. Stella Katherine Vaughn, Nashville, Tenn. K A e JOHXXY Ruth Welch . Campaign, Tenn. AAA Vanderbilt Choir. Robert Hunter West . A 8 Chicago, 111. Hawkixs D. Westmoreland, Athens, Ala. A X A Latin and Greek Classical Club. Marrianxe Widener K A e FranKlin, Kv. Albert Green Wilson . . Mayfield, Kv. X Robert S. Winslow . • Birmingham, Ala. A K E Phillip B. Winston . . 2 X Carl Frank Zibart . . Z B T Memphis, Tenn. Nashville, Tenn. 72 3or ynNxyy w o o ZO o W o or m C7Ae COMMOTJ0-R m Sopnomore Class Engineering Wilbur Creightox President Bob Stone Vice-President Buck Fuller Secretary-Treasurer Ed Henry . . Scrgcant-at-.lrms Haywood Green Commodore Representative Allison Price Honor Committee Thomas Mabra Coleman . Nashville, Tcnn. Edward Cecil Houston . . Bessemer, Ala. f _ American Society Civil Engineers. Banil, •25- ' 26. JOHN PAUL HuNTER, JR., Nashville, Tenn. Frank Henry Conner . Birmingham, Ala. A K E James Goodwin Oliver . . Prattsville, Ala. William Frank Cox . . Nashville, Tenn. 2 x n K A Freshman Football and Baseball: ., , .,, r Football. ' 26. Wilbur F. Creighion, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. , p ... St. Louis, Mo. James Erwin Nashville, Tenn. x, . .,, t- • ' B 9 n Edmund C. Rodgers . . Nashville, Tenn. Grady Farley .... Nashville, Tenn. George T. Sain .... Nashville, Tenn. Harrison H. Green . . Franklin, Tenn. Tecumseh Cooke Settle . Nashville, Tenn. K A Allan R. Sharp .... Nashville, Tenn. Charles W. Hawkins, Jr, White Bluff, Tenn. K 2 X j) Basketball, ' 26. Football, ' 21;. Jesse Edward Thacker . Nashville, Tenn. Edward F. Henry, Jr . Jacksonville, Fla. j- j,, r. Thomas, Bowling Green, Kv. ' K 4 ' William Lee Hood, Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. t t t u -ii t- , William S. Trimble, Jr., Nashville, 1 enn. Engineering Society. ' ' 73 m DAe COMMOTjOMt 1 Sopnomore Class School oi Medicine Officers C. Grandison McLean- Prrs ' idcnt R. H. Johnston Vice-President J. S. Hunt ... Secretary-Treasurer Honor Committee J. C. Hancock S. A. Collom, Chairman W. H. McC;f.hee James F. McMurry Dana W. Nance, Commodore Representative Edward B. Rhea Hugh H. . wtrey Steele, Ala. X Joseph Willis Beard . . X Louise Allen Beard Austin Hollaway Bell A e William L. Berkley . . A K K . Shreveport, La. Shreveport, La. Hopkinsville, Ky. Red Banks, Miss. T. M. C. A. Cabinet, 1923. ' 24; Busi- ness Manager. Handbook, 1924: Dia- lectic Literary Society; Skull and Bones Club; President Vanderbilt Ten- nis Association. 1925; Sophomore Hon- or Roll. Daniel Blain .... Hangcho v, China B e n, X Vanderbilt Band; Chairman Honor Committee; Freshman Medical Class. Thelma Byrd Bowie . . Nashville, Tenn. S. A. Collom, Jr. . . . Texarkana, Texas A e, A K K Harry W. Craddock . . . Opelika, Ala. X, 2 K John S. Crutcher. Jr. . . . Athens, Ala. X, A e Wilton R. Earle . . . Greenville, S. C. Myer Epstein .... Nashville, Tenn. 74 itor " VANxyy 30 o 4 o or 0 oke commotjO ' r e m SopKomore Class School of Medicine GKORfTE B. EwiNO . . Smith ' s CJrove, K . ■!■ X, i: X Ai.FRRD Farrar . . . Shelhvville, Term. A K E, A K K Sophomore Honor lioll: Senior Honor Roll; Skull and Bones Club. Walter Dewev Frev . . Louisville, Kv. 4 K T, . K K Richard Green Louisville, Ky. A K K James C. Hancock Fulton, Ky. i B n Freshman Honor Roll; Plii Beta Kai ' pa. Sherman, Texas Shawnee, Tenn. JoHX Moore Hardy ■I X Paul Hamilto.v B n .Andrew D. Henderson, Spring Hill, Ala. A K K Jasper S. Hunt Atlanta, Ga. n K A, A K K Secretary-Treasurer Sophomore Class; Honor Committee; Band; Inter-Fra- ternity Baseball. Robert H. Johnston .... A X A, B n Glee Club. 1!I25- ' JC. Enid, Miss. Edgar Jones Nashville, Tenn. K A, X Freshman Traek. ' 23; Varsity Track. ■24. ' 25, ■21! ; Owl Club; Commodore Club; President Freshman Medical Class. Theodore W. Jones . Perth Ambov, N. J. I ' T, 4 X RoscoE CoNKLixc Kash . St. Helens, Kv. ' I ' B n Marion R. Lavvler X Deport, Texas President Pre-Med Society. ' 25; S. M. r. Basketball, •21- ' 22; Baseball, ' 22, •23, ' 25. John A. Lindamood . . William H. McGehee A K K Columbus, Miss. . Mayfield, Ky. Freshman Honor Representative; . lpha Chi Sigma; Omega Beta Pi. 75 IniiN C. McKlssiCK . . Longview, Texas B n Charles G. McLean . . Lexington, Kv. A X, A K K, S2 B H President Sophomore Cla. ' s. James F. McMurrv . Planada, California 4- B n Ma.x K. Moulder . . . Nashville, Tenn. ATA, A K K Dana Wilson Nance , . Soochow, China A K E, A K K Y. M. (_ ' . A. Cabinet, ' 22- ' 23; Circulation Manager, " Hustler, " ' 23- ' 24; Business Manager. ' 24- ' 25; Swimming Team, " 24- ■2.t; Secretary Honor Committee. ' 24- ' 25; Pan-Hellenic Council. ' 24- " 25; Track Squad. ' 25- ' 26; Commodore Representa- tive. Sophomore Med Class. Ift2il. Lancoon C. Newman . Covington, Tenn. 2 A E .Assistant Manager Track Team; Man- ager Track Team. 1926; Skull and Bones Club; Alchemist Club. Fray O. Pearson . . . Nashville, Tenn. B n Sidney A. Price . . . Gainsville, Texas K Sk, X Skull and Bones Club; Freshman Foot- ball, ' 22. Edward B. Rhea . . . Hopkinsville, Kv. B n John T. Sheppard . . . Leesburg, Ala. 2 A X, X Glee Club. 1926. William P. Stevens ! X David Turest Semora, N. C. . Nashville, Tenn. John D. Weibel Erie, Pa. A K K Notre Dame Varsity Football 1922. - ' 23- ' 24; Varsity Swimming. 1922- ' 23- ' 24 ; Captain, ■23- ' 24; Assistant Coach, Van- derbilt Football. 1925; Monogram Club, Notre Dame. Albert Weinstein . . Middlesboro, Ky. Z B T Alchemist Club, 1922- ' 23; Skull and Bones Club; Treasurer, ' 24- ' 25; Band, ' 26- ' 27; First Year Medicine Honor Roll. ' Y NDV :or: 30 o McyAe CDMMOIB-RE I § I. The Fresh resnmen (An imitation of Aleck Pope by Louisa Allcutter) The Muses cry out liiijli in paijan joy At entrance of a youtli so sivecl and coy On road iv iic i throut li the patlis of wit do lead To fame for those who kindly Fate will heed. The freshman meekly wends his way to school — • Tliougli mama ' s dear, a silly little fool, If ' ho thinks that knowledije can be gained this way: TJirough books and talk and classes grave and gay. Illusions are his major stock in trade — He fondly thinks that girls and dreams are made Of things alike. The sophomore he thinks A hero, who through weight of wisdom drinks Bad gin. On girls who walk abroad at dark He looks askance, until down by the park A sophomore is seen to take her hand — So then he joins the stream of trickling sand. Though failing at the campus jobs he heeled — (To trii ' e, to seek, to find, and not to yield,) Through winged words of Southland ' s prophet wise He finds at last where his real talent lies: In social life — the balanced cup of tea Upon the lap — a wench astride the knee; .night with flames of passion ' s hot embrace He drools his infant kisses on her face. irith liquor, songs and girls thus well equipped, IFe find the virgin neophyte lias slipped Into the lousy soph ' more . . . something BL.4H- Poetic license (expires May 2J, l()2y.) Little Madison Sarratt If the young man whose feat- ures we herewith portray follows in the footsteps of his illustrious father, a certain member of the class of 1945 will be one of the most popular students ever to have attended our university. Madison has already received a permit to matriculate. 76 zor z " VANxyy u 30 Freshmen ®i,TM ll£7Xc COMMOTjOTJE A Fresh resninan CI ass Acad emic Richard Abernathy PrrsiJi-nt Howell Warner Vice-President Harold Meadors Secretary-Treasurer Frank McCall Sergeant-at-Arms William Richard Abernathy, Pulaski Tenn. Sidney H. Babcock, Oklahoma City, Okia A T n President, Freshman Class; Freshman Football Team, Richard Acklen , , , Nashville, Tenn. X May Louise Allen , . . Nashville, Teiin. William E. Alpauch, Jr,, Nashville, Tenn. J, M. Anderson Curve, Tenn. Ben George Wesley Baker, Jr., Nashville, ATA Commodore Representative of Fri- man Class. Leverette Walter Baker, Nashville, ATA William Field Barbee . Little Rock 2 A E Tenn 5h- Tenn , Ark J. M. Anderson . Hurricane Mills, Tenn. Richard Burgess Barr . . Afton, N. Y ! K I ' Joseph Drake Anderson . Franklin, Tenn. David Scott Bayer . . . Nashville, 2 N Tenn K A Pre-Med. Pre-Med. Roy Draper Anderson . . Celina, ATA Tenn. Frederic William Beasley, Nashville, Robin Eugene Biles . . Lynnville, Tenn Tenn William J. Anderson, Jr., Nashville, A " e Commodore Board, ■26- ' 27. Tenn. Tho.mas Lewis Blai.ock . Jacksonvil A e Freshman Football Team. e, Fla 78 ■XOT. " " " VAuxyy 10 " Vl Dfic COMMOTjOHB AG 1-1 o or d Eva Hi.vm A E riassiral t- ' Iub, ' 2.. Rick W. Hogard, Jr. . Clarksvillc, Tenn. ' A llii n Bond .... Nashville, Tenn. ATA Albert Lander Howf.n ' . Nashville, Tenn. Kathleen Boyd .... Nashville, Tenn. A O n John Marshall Bowlin . Nashville, Tenn. Margarel Bransford . Union City, Tenn. AAA WiLLL. M I. Bright, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. A K E Mark Wayne Brock Greenfield, Tenn. Annie Crockett Brown . Nashville, Tenn. K A e Girl Chairman ot the Freshman Class. Floy Evelyn Brown . . Nashville, Tenn. JoNiTA Brown .... Nashville, Tenn. A E Ma.xine Node Brown . . . Obion, Tenn. 2 K BuFORU Allen Bryan . . Delrose, Tenn. A T ft Joseph Wilson Bush . . Nashville, Tenn. James O. Butler Murfreesboro, Tenn. K A Thomas Cullom Butler . . Waco, Texas Charlotte L. Caldwell . Nashville, Tenn. Samuel Y. Caldwell . Nashville, Tenn. Ben Wii.LUM Russell Callen . . Selma, Ala. K A Susie Mai Cannon . Chattanooga, Tenn. Ralph Eugene Carrier . Nashville, Tenn. ATA Charles C. Chumbley . Nashville, Tenn. S N Mildred Cisco .... Nashville, Tenn. A o n Herbert Clark Cairo, Tenn. K 2 Virgil Eugene Clinton . Nashville, Tenn. Christine Leroy Coffey ' , Lewisburg, Tenn. Claude W. Cooper, Tr. ■ . Marion, Ark. K 2 Patrick H. Corbett. Jr.. Memphis, Tenn. A XA Marvin Brown Corlette, Nashville, Tenn. ■! A e Donald Hogan Cram Nashville, Tenn. A X A Joseph V. Crockett, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. ■! A e (Tassieal Club. ' 27. Arthlr Crownover, Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. FresKman Class Academic Nashville, Tenn. BERr Vinson Culwell . . M ' arrior, Ala. n K A Pre-Meil. Harold Clay Curry . . Nashville, Tenn. K ! ' Roi.t.iN A. Daniel, Jr., Old Hiikorv, Tenn. A T n Latham Shoffner Davis, Tullahnma, Tenn. A T S Daniel W. Deckman Jacksonville, Fla. A T Q. Ja.vies Wiley Dickson . . . Erin, Tenn. ATS! Charles Kerr Donoho . Lake Wales, Fla. A X A Band. ' 27. Mary Frizzell Doud . Centreville, Tenn. K A e Robert Edward Dunn . Nashville, Tenn. K A Albert Ing DuVall . . . Paris, Tenn. K A John O. Elliott, Tr. . . Springfield, Ohio. ' ! K Sylvian Joel Fishman . . Jackson, Tenn. Z B T Mary Boyd Fleming . . Nashville, Tenn. AAA Olive May Fletcher . . Nashville, Term. AAA Emanuel Leon Foreman, Nashville, Tenn. Martha M. Foster . . Nashville, Tenn. K A e Carl Simmons Franklin, Gallatin, Tenn. ATA Pre-Med. Freshman Football Team. Elizabeth B. Frazier . Nashville, Tenn. A n Recina Fuhrer . . . Greenwood, Miss. Elizabeth Futrell Union Citv, Tenn. 2 K George Henry Gaffnev, Nashville, Tenn. Marv Varina Gaither . Nashville, Tenn. AAA William D. Galbreath . Memphis, Tenn. 2 A E Joe Gardner Newbern, Tenn. Burns Garrett Dresden, Tenn. A T o Roy Marsh Gibson . . Pineville, Ky. A e Freshman Football Team. Charles C. Gilbert, Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. A e Julius LIral Glaboff Nashville, Tenn. Annie Mary Gracey ' . . Franklin, Tenn. AAA 79 " V qNDY 3 or 30 o m OAe commotjo-re K§ Fresn man CI ass Acad emic Claire Blodau Graham . Nashville, Tenn. White S. Graves, Jr. . . . I ' tica, Miss. K rr.-Mrd. John Finnell Green . Nashville, Tenn. X BuFORD Dearinc Greer . Nashville, Tenn. MiCHAhi. Medley Hall, Campbellsville, Ky. Maidell Sidney Hancock, Clarksville, Tenn. Henry Lytle Harrell . Woodbury, Tenn. Carolyn G. Harris . . Nashville, Tenn. A E Orion Wendell Harris . Nashville, Tenn. Robert J. Harris . . Murfreesbnro, Tenn. W. A. HiBBETT . Castalian Springs, Tenn. Hugh Laxton Holley . Jacksonville, Fla. A K E Hal Holmes Trenton, Tenn. K 2 Football Team. Cornelius A. Horner. Jr., Nashville, Tenn. ! K 2 Sally Belle Hubbell . Nashville, Tenn. Charles H. Hudson . . McAlester, Okla. 2 X John T. Huffstutler . Birmingham, Ala. 2 A E Pre-Mea. Catherine W. Ingram . Jacksonville, Fla. AAA Francis Joseph Ireland . . Helena, Ark. William H. Isbell, Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. BuRNiCE A. Johnson Lake Wales, Fla. Ben Jack Jefferson Jolly . . . Florence, Ala. X Prc-MeiL Myriam Jones .... Nashville, Tenn. Wilson Pettibone Jones . Hannibal, Mo. K A Edna Fairbanks King . . . Tampa, Fla. AAA DoRTHV E. KiNSOLViNC . . Albany, Ala. W. . KiTTRELL, Jr., Mt. Pleasant, Tenn. ;: X Prp-JIfd. Van Lester Kline .... Akron, Ohio A e Helen W. Knott New Rochelle, N. Y. r i B George R. Kno.y, III. . . Nashville, Tenn. K A Pri-Mc ' il. N.athan Stolzer Kohn Tnscnmbia, Ala. Ralph Harry Lefkovitz . Nashville, Tenn. Leon Simeon Levy .... Shelbv, Miss. Z B T go William Brandon Lewis . Dover, Tenn. A T V. Fifshman Football Team. Henry Z. Lipscomb, Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. A e T. J. Littleton, III . Chattanooga, Tenn. A e Commodore Board. •L ' 6- ' 2T; CIas.sicaI Club, •■11. Louis Lowenstein . . . Nashville, Tenn. Z B T Band. ' 27. Ephraim Foster Lytle . Columbia, Tenn. Ben William Frank McCall . Nashville, Tenn. K A John E. McClanahan, . Nashville, Tenn. John Henry McEwen, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. 2 X John Lovvry McGill . . Nashville, Tenn. Walter A. McNeill . . Nashville, Tenn. A e Ernest Paul MacKinley . . Tampa, Fla. ATA James William Manly, Beech Grove, Tenn. n K A John T. Mason, Jr. . McMinnville, Tenn. K 2 Clioir. ■27: Classical Club, " 1 7. William Cain Mason . . Prospect, Tenn. Ben Harrell Hugo Meadors Nashville, Tenn. 2 A E Secretary and Treasurer. Fi-eshman Class. James Broden Miller . . Jackson, T ;nn. A T n Band. ' 27; Secretary of Freshman Ex- ecutive Council; Pre-Med. K.atherine E. Miller, Ancon, Canal Zone 2 K William Joseph Mogan Charleroi, Pa. Ben Robert Cannon Moore . Knoxville, Tenn. K P V ' iCTORis Moore .... Nashville, Tenn. Will Allen Moore . . . Bethel, Tenn. Hugh Wilson Moores Favetteville, Tenn. A T n William Joseph Murray . Nashville, Tenn. Mary Elizabeth Nichols, Nashville, Tenn. 2 K Sarah Herbert Nolen Franklin, Tenn. AAA Classical Club. •L ' 7. Lewis Hardeman Oden Blackshear, Ga Ben Charles Olin Sheffield, Ala. Z B T 3or " VANxyr o 30 jH VK Vke COMMO130-RE FresKman Class Academic Nashville, Tciiii. Roni;RT L. Sanford John- Hai.k ONsron- ATA CnvsiANCE Ormf. . . . Nashville, Teini. A O II I ' luli. ' Ji. MAK II. T. l)RR ■ ■ ■ Nashville, Tenii. AAA I ' RANK TiRKiLi. PARKER . Nashville, Tenii. i; X Ika F.iiwARi) Parker. Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. i: X J. Clintox Parks . Bowling Green, Mo. K WiLl.lF C. T1IRVN " Parsox . Columbia, Tenn. 2 K Pairicia Pattisok . . . Asheville, N. C. AAA LoiiE M. P. Phillips . . Nashville, Tenn. A E William Swiccart Porter, Nashville, Tenn. Z X Sam Lee Powers .... Nashville, Tenn. Harold P. Pool .... Otter Pond, Ky. James Murphv Prather . . Hickman, Ky. ! K Bren ' TS Elmo Preuit, Jr. . . Albany, Ala. 2 N Robert Carroll Proctor . . Sheffield, Ala. A e Ozelle Puckette .... Elkton, Tenn. Thomas Benton Reao, Jr., Carthage, Tenn. Ben Ernest Rice, Jr. . . . Dyersburg, Tenn. ! K James Herman Rich . Birmingham, Ala. Z B T Classical Club. ' 27. Robert B. Roach . . . Favetteville, Tenn. A K E Martha Louise Roden . . Mavsville, Kv. A n Anna McClellan Roesch, Nashville, Tenn. Brittain Allen Rogers . . Tupelo, Miss. A e Charles N. Rolfe, Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. K S Freshman Football Team. LuciLE RoSENFELD . . . Nashville, Tenn. A E Ale.vanrer . RovvELL . Pine BlufF, Ark. 2 A E C. H. Rutherford, Jr. . . Nashville, Tenn. James W. Rutherford . Nashville, Tenn. Raymond H. Rutherford . . Miami, Fla. A X A Marv Olivia Rutledge . Nashville, Tenn. A o n . . . . Riplev, Tenn. A T ! F.wiNG Seligman .... Nashville, Tenn. Maurice Seligman . . . Nashville, Tenn. William H. Selman . Monticello, Miss. A X A Trimble Shareer . . . Nashville, Tenn. A X A LvNDEN BiRON Sherrill . Houston, Texas A X A Pre-Mi-d. Laurence L. Treanor, Craggie Hope, Tenn. li e II Frank Fort True . . . Adalrville, Ky. K ! ' EnvvARD Beck Vaughan, Jr., Clinton, Ky. John C. Walker, Jr. . . Marshallville, Ga. Lois Margaret Walters . Nashville, Tenn. AAA Howell E Warner, Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. 4 K 4 ' Vice-President of Freshman Class: Freshman Football Team. Josephine Warren . . . Nashville, Tenn. 2 K Tom Turner Webb .... Webb, Miss. A e Theodore E. Weichselbaum . Atlanta, Ga. Horace Vinson Wells . Nashville, Tenn. K A Jesse Edelin Short, Jr. . Franklin, Tenn. Z X Norman Smith .... Nashville, Tenn. William L. Snvder, Jr. . Springfield, Ohio K I ' Edward H. Stockman, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. William Pipkin Stone . Nashville, Tenn. William H. Tanksley, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. n K A Edward A. Thompson, Jr., Kerrville, Tenn. George W. Thompson . Little Rock, Ark. 2 A E John Thompson .... Nashville, Tenn. A T n Woodard C. Tipton, Jr. . Dyersburg, Tenn. ! K James Clifford West . . Hickman, Ky. K Olin West, Jr Chicago, 111. A e Shally Wise .... Chattanooga, Tenn. Eva Jean Wrather . . Nashville, Tenn. A n Logan C. B. Young .... Osceola, Ark. K 2 Si " YAnxyy zor: 30 i®£,TM«(l £7Xe COMMOIB ' RE K " Fresh resnman CI ass Engineering Bill Schwartz President Dick Braden fice-President Eugene McIlwain Secretary-Treasurer Albert W. Hutchison Sergeant-at-.lrms Bob Creighton Commodore Representative Neal Washington Allen, Nashville, Tenn. Everett Howard Bales, Thompson ' s, Tenn. James Thomas Bostick, McMinnville, Tenn. K A Choir, ' 27. Richard A. Braden . . Nashville, Tenn. A e Vice-President, Freshman Engineers. Mark Bradford, Jr. . . Nashville, Tenn. K A Charles R. Bramwell . Nashville, Tenn. Thomas Joseph Burns . Nashville, Tenn. Robert Bruce Carney . . Joelton, Tenn. John Burton Chapman . Carthage, Tenn. Freshman Football Team. David Cohen Nashville, Tenn. Robert T. Creighton, Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. 2 X 82 3or " Y NDY - o zo or " PK Oke COMMOIB ' RE Ji y Ziy- r Fresn resnman CI ass Engineering Dickson, Tenn. William Nicks Daniels •1 K 2 Freshman Football Team. Tons Thomas Davidson . Lewisburg, Teiin. Robert Otto DAVinsov . Nashville, Tenn. Ben Douglas Powell Davis . Nashville, Tenn. George De. ver Dominick, Nashville, Tenn. A X A Glee Club, ' : " . Nashville, Tenn. Nashville, Tenn. Robert Ewing Dunaway Adrian D. Eatherlv, Jr. 2 N Benjamin J. Edwards, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. Lewis Benjamin Emmett, Nashville, Tenn. 2 X George F. Freeman . Huntingdon, Tenn. A T n Jacob Gelberman .... Mobile, Ala. Howard Clav Griggs . . Amarillo, Texas A X A John Pearre Hamilton, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. Lucius G. Hampton, Jr. . Warren, Ark. 2 A E John Scuddav Herbert . Nashville, Tenn. ! A e Granville E. Horton . Brentwood, Tenn. A X A Frank H. Hosse, Jr. . . Nashville, Tenn. James William Hurt, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. Albert W. Hutchison, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. 2 A E Marianna, Ark. Nashville, Tenn. Nashville, Tenn. Artur Frank Jones Harry H. Jones . . . Robert Thomas Killman n K A William T. Knott, Jr., New Rochelle, N. Y. Harold Dwight Lindsay, Palm Beach, Fla. A K E Eugene McIlwain . . . Trimble, Tenn. 2 A E Freshman Football Team. Richard Thomas Martin . Nashville, Tenn. Julian Mavo Nashville, Tenn. Howard P. Morgan . White BlufF, Tenn. John Evans Mullowney . Nashville, Tenn. Penn Evans Mullowney, Nashville, Tenn. William Boone Noel . . Nashville, Tenn. n K A Ira Fullerton Phelps . Houston, Texas Dallas Leander Rains, Jr., Antioch, Tenn. William L. Robb .... Gallatin, Tenn. Martin Smith Roberts, HI, Nashville, Tenn. 2 N William Roland Schwartz, Nashville, Tenn. K 2 Freshman Football Team; Presulent, Freshman Engineers. James S. Sherrill, Jr. . . Gallatin, Tenn. Jared Warner Stark, Jr. . Detroit, Mich. K 2 Boxing Team. William D. Sullivan . . Nashville, Tenn. X Freshman Football Team. Harry Bei.ote Swaney . Gallatin, Tenn, William Glenn Thomas, Shelbyville, Tenn. Ben William H. Thomas . Chattanooga, Tenn. ! A e BvRON Preston Tucker . Nashville. Tenn. ATA Ellis Floyd V ' aughan, San Antonio, Texas ! K 2 William Lee Whitworth, Winchester, Tenn. Ben Frank Seymore Wise . Nashville, Tenn. Member Student Chapter of the Amer- ican Society of Civil EngineerSi. Colbert Baker Wynns, Jr., Nashville, Tenn. Corlev Radcliffe ounc . Nashville, Tenn. Special Students A. E. Clark Nashville, Tenn. Arthur J. Dyer, Jr. . . Nashville, Tenn. L. C. Oakley, Jr. . . Old Hickory, Tenn. Herbert Orlandra Stiles . Nashville, Tenn. S3 " VAMxyy zor no mOAe COMMOTjOT S§ Fresn man yaw CI ass Nig Wallcr PnsiJrnt Covington Rilev J ' ice-Pr,siditit Charlie Cook Srcnlaiy-Trtasurcr Andrew Holmes Scn eant-at-Arms John Wheelock Commodore Rcprcsmialivc Allam W. Applecate . . Little Rock, Ark. K S Freshman Basketball and Track; Bas- ketball Pquad, ■L 4- ' 25: Varsity Track. ■25- " L ' 6; Philosophic Literary Society. Wirt M. Armistead . . Nashville, Tenn. 2 A E Band. ■24- ' 2o; Head Cheer Leader. ' 25- ' 2li. ' 26- " 27: Assistant Manager, Base- ball. ' 27. Bardstown, Ky. . Idabel, Okla. J. Smith Barlow DoRSEv L. Barnes Charles D. Bevan Reber F. Boult . Z A E ATA Etowah, Tenn. ' icksburg, Miss. Benjamin H. Bracv . . Nashville, Tenn. Charles C. Brown .... Como, Miss. i; X Freshman Football. ' 23: " Hu. ' itler " Staff, ' 23- ' 24: Athletic Editor. " Hustler. " ' 24- ' 2.5: Athletic Editor. " Commodore. " ' 25- ' 211; Managing Editor, " Hurtler. " ' 26- ' 27. James H. Cambell . . . Franklin, Tenn. K A John Marshall Law Club. Randolph Chandler . Stephensville, Texas Charles W. Cook . . . Nashville, Tenn. K A Aco Club. ' 25- ' 2fi: Assistant Manager. Basketball. ' 2G- ' 27; Secretary-Treasure! ' . E reshman Law Class, ' 2i3- ' 27. A T a Glee Club. ' 23- ' 24; Assistant Manager Glee Club, ' 24- ' 25; Manager Glee Club, ' 25- ' 26: Ace Club; Chairman Honor Committee. •26- ' 27: Dramatic Club. ' 26- ' 27; Commodore Representative, Fresh- man Class, ' 26- ' 27. Gloster, Miss. Memphis, Tenn. William A. Cox . . . Larrv B. Creson . . . A E F ' reshman Football. Baseball. Basket- ball. ' 24- ' 25; Varsity Football. ' 25. ' 26; Baseball, ' 26; Vice-President, Class. ' 25- ' 26; President. Owl Club, ' 25- ' 26. 84 nor " NDY . 30 LC . z L i or Wii 1 i. M B. Downi.i. 0Z £7Xe COMMOIjO-Rb Freskman Class Scliool of Law Biriningliaiii, Ala. (.■anuna Ida (lalnnia. . Princeton, Ky. Marshall P. Eldreo . . Ben Blue Peilril Club, ' Hustler, " " 2i- " 2i ; As- sistant Managt ' i ' . Track. ' SS- ' L ' tJ; (Jwl Cluli; Phi BL ' ta Kappa. Jerrv Evans Clinton, Ky. JoHK T. Fain .... Na hville, Tenn. n K A Gieo Club. ■:;3- ' :;(L Everett B. Gibson, Jr. . . Dewitt, Ark. K 2 Fn-.sbman Football. Baskitball. Track: Student Council. " 2o- " 24, •:;4- " :i5; Honor Committco. ' 23- ' 24. •24- " J5: President, •25- ' 26; Piesident Owl Club; Track, ' 24, ' 25: President, Student Activities Board. ' 25- ' 2G; Commodore Club; President. Senior Cl.ass, ' 2i - ' l ' fi; Business Manager, ■■l!ii;6 CemmiMloi-e. " Jesse C. Green Troy, Tenn. Andrew O. Holmes 2 A E Memphis, Tenn. Owl Club. ' 25- ' 26: Assistant Manarer. Football, ' 25: Manager Football, ' 2(i: Scrgeant-at-Arms, Freshman Law, ' -fi. Jesse R. James . . . Springfield, Tenn. K 2 Freshman Football. Basketball. ball. ■23- ' 24; Varsity Football, ' 25. ' 26; Baseball, ' 26. John A. Johxston .... Hickman, Kv. !. K -I ' Assistant IVIanaser Football, ' 2ii; Secre- tary, T. M. C. A., ' 25. Carver M. Lackey . . . Nashville, Tenn. IT K A Edwin L. Ledbetter . Murfreesboro, Tenn. K A Ralph W. Luton . . . Waverlv, Tenn. K 1 ' Ace Club, ' 25, William W. McCrary, Jr. 2 A E Holland N. McTyerire . 2 ' 1 E Ferguson Martin . . Robert E. Moore, Jr. 2 X . Lonoke, Ark. Nashville, Tenn. Russellville, Ark. Nashville, Tenn. Liramatie Club. ' 24- ' 2. ' ;, ' 25- ' 26; Soidui more and Senior Honor Rolls. Henry S. Morschheimer A K E Parkdale, Ark. 85 C. L i,coi..M Mrjss . . Nashville, Tenn. 2 K Fi-esbnian B iskelbajl. Ba.seball, ■23- ' 24; Vic. -President, ,Ace Club, ■24- ' 25; Owi Club, ' 25- ' 2i;; Commodore Club, ' 26- ' 27: Student Council, ■25- ' 2(;, ' 2r - ' 27; Vars.ty Basketball, ' 24- ' 25. ' 25- ' 2fi; Captain, ' 26- ' 27; Commodore Representative, •25- ' 2li; Vai-sity Baseba.l, •25- ' 2B: Omlcron Delta C.amma; Phi Beta Kappa. Robert T. Motlow . . Lynchburg, Tenn. A T SJ Maurice H. Pilsk . . . Nashville, Tenn. Charles C. Riley . . . Nashville, Tenn. A T S Freshman Track. ' 2!: Honor Commit- tee, ' 24- ' 25; Viee-Preside.Tt, Junior Class. ' 25- ' 26; Vice-President, Law Class, ' 2lj- ' 27; Owl Club; Pan-Hellenic Council. Vivian B. Rutherford A X A Swimming Team, ' 24. ' 25. Edwin F. Sanders . . Nashville, Tenn. Garvin D. Shands . . . Cleveland, Miss. A e Adam C. Smlhi .... Columbus, Ohio X Austin Smith .. .. West Point, Ark. Benjamin F. Taylor, Jr. . Nashville, Tenn. James R. Taylor Bells, Tenn. n K A Blue Pencil Club. ' 24- " 25: Freshman Football, ' 24- ' 25; Sl. - Foot Club. Thomas W. Threlkeld . Morganfield, Ky. John W. Tidvvell .... Pulaski, Tenn. 2 . . E Miami, Fla. Edmund M. Waller Bessemer, Ala. N Freshman Football; Varsity Football, ' 24- ' 25, ' 25- ' 2fi: Baseball, ' 25, ' 26; Stu- dent A ' -tlvities Board: Owl Club; Com- modore Club. Monroe A. Watson . . Cortland, N. Y. Ernest B. Weatherly, Jr. . . Macon, Ga. John N. Wheelock . Chattanooga, Tenn. K 2 Charles L. Williamson . Tecumseh, Mich. A X A Herman Willer Joe C. YounCj Jr. Shreveport, La. . Osceola, Ark. K " V NDy i: zor ZLO Wq DKOA C0MM01jC?RB § Fresninan Class School of Medicine Officers S. Ogle Jones President Barton McSwain I ' ice-PresiJent H. H. Jenkins Seerelary-Treasurer Honor Committee K. S. HowLETT, Jr. B. A. Knickerbocker, Chairman Lynch D. Bennett J. W. Ford, Commodore Representative John B. Adams Eufaula, Ala. Edgar A. Blair .... Nashville, Tenn. Candidate for M.D. Candidate £or M.D. Carev Gaines Bringle . Covington, Tenn. R. Bruce Armstrong, Jr., Charlevoix, Mich. " ' ,. , , ,. _ Candidate for B.A. and M.D. Candidate for M.D. „ , ™ , ™ ..,«.«.„,, Freshman Track Team, ' 23- ' 24; Y. M. , , . _, C. A., •23- ' 24. ■24- ' 25; Skull and Bones, Robert LoniAL Bailey, Waxahachie, 1 exas ■24- ' 25; SkuU and Bones Secretary, ' 25- Candldate for M.D. ' 26. Lynch Dearing Bennett . Nashville, Tenn. J ' ' ' " E. Carney . Goodlettsville, Tenn. B n 15 n _, ,. , . , T-, , J iiT T-. Candidate for B.A. and M.D. Candidate for B.A. and M.D. Sophomore Honor Roll. Winfrey P. Blackburn, Laurenceburg, Ky. John M. Chapman Waxahachie, Texas AX, AX2, AKK i Bn Candidate for M.D. Candidate for M.D. 3.0 l_i r PL COMMOIjO ' RE f or Freskman Class School of Medicine noROTiiv Evelyn Donlev, Columbus, Ohio Canilldati- for M.D. Robert L. Dozier, Jr. . . Nashville, TeTui. Canrtiilati- lor M.D. Jack M. Estes Abilene, Texas A K K Canili.latu for M.D. Vii.i.i. M A. Farmer . . Anderson, S. C. A K K Candiilato for M.D. Robert M. Finks . . . Pulaski, Virginia 2 N, X Candidate for M.D. Joseph W. Ford . . . Hokes Bluff, Ala. X Candidati- for M.D. J. Theodore Geiger . . . Oshkosh, Wis. l-l A X A, X O Candidate i:or M.D. (1 Norman L. Goldberg . . Nashville, Tenn. " Caniiidato for M.D. i Annie Luverne Harris . . Jackson, Ala. 2 K Candidate for M.D. _ Max Joseph Heinrich . . Brooklyn, N. Y. Candidate for B.A. and M.D. Piii Beta Kappa. Barbara Ann Hewell . Greenville, S. C. W Candidate for M.D. I Rogers Lee Hill .... Winfield, Ala. n A K K " Candidate for M.D. Kirbv S. Howlett, Jr. . Franklin, Tenn. K A, X Candidate for M.S. and M.D. Harry H. Jenkins . . Cookeville, Tenn. K 2, X President Vanderbilt Tennis Association, ' 2 1; " Masquerader. " ' 25: Skull and Bones. ' 25- ' 26; Tennis. ' 25; Manager. Tennis, ' 25; Secretary and Treasurer. First Tear Class, ' 27. S. Ogle Jones .... Roswell, N. Mex. n K A, A K K Candidate for M.D. Football, ' 26; President Freshman Med Class. ' 27. W. J. KiSER Sedgwick, Kans. B n Candidate for M.D. Harold H. Klingler . . . Alliance, Ohio 2 N, X Candidate for M.D. Bruce A. Knickerbocker . Dallas, Texas K A, A K K Candidal. ■ for M.D. Charles L. Kyle, Jr. . . . Celina, Tenn. i T A, ! X Candidate for B.A. and M.D. Atlanta, Ga Clinton, Ky. Harry Clifford Lyon . . . A K K Candidate for M.D Robert H. Magruder . . . b n Candidate for M.D. JuLiEN G. Mauser . . . Burden, Kansas •t X Candidate for M.D. Barton McSwain .... Paris, Tenn, K A, X Candidate for M.D. David R. Murphey, Jr. . . Daphne, Ala. r A, A K K Candidate for M.Ii. William V. Newman . Little Rock, Ark. 2 A E, X Candidate for M.D. John O. Newton . . Birmingham, Ala. A T n, A K K Candidate for M.D. Ernest H. Parsons . . McAlester, Okla. S X Candidate for M.D. Allan B. Ramsey . . . Greenville, S. C. Candidate for M.D. Hillis L. Seay .... Nashville, Tenn. b n Candidate for B.A. and M.D. Festus M. Shamblin . . Tuscaloosa, Ala. X Z X Candidate for M.D. John Lyle Shaw .... Hickman, Kv. A r P, X Candidate for M.D. Franklin, Tenn. James Stokes Smith . . B n Candidate for B.. . and M.D. Sophomore Honor Roll; Skull and Bones Club. Leslie McClure Smith . . Carlisle, Kv. fi B n, ! b n Candidate for M.L . Wayne B. Stone . . . Harrisburg, Ark. B n Candidate for M.D. EwELL Irving Thompson . Clarksville, Ark. b n Candidate for M.D. Robert Darwin Westphal, Yorktown, Texas Candidate for M.D. Robert Jackson Williams, Parksdalc, Ark. 2 A E, X Candidate for M.D. 87 " YAMXyy 3 or: m DAe COMMOIBT E K Prof. W. R. Webb " Tell them to lead a large life. " A large life is not a life that ' s a mere pifHe, but one that makes the world a bet- ter place because you have lived. " — Last words of " Sawney " Webb, ad- dressed to " his boys. " Vanderbilt ' s Tribute to Prof. Webb At the regular chapel exercises on Wednesday, January 12, 1927, Chancellor Kirkland paid tribute to the late Prof. W. R. Webb. The faculty and student body united in adopting the following statement as an expression of their sorrow in the passing of so great a man and as an appreciation of his long and distinguished career: " The faculty and student body of ' anderbilt t ' niversity, in chapel assembled, realize with deep regret the death of Prof. W. R. Webb and would pay tribute to him as a great teacher and a great personality. For fifty years Webb School has been one of the chief elements in the work and influence of Vanderbilt University. In the early years of the University ' s history, the school sent the best prepared students and enabled the I ' niversity to maintain from the beginning high standards of admission and graduation. The alumni of the two institutions united in the establishment of other preparatory schools of the same type and thus contributed to the making of one of the finest chapters in the history of Southern education. During all these years, Webb boys have been an important influence in the life of the University. " While to his brother, the late John M. Webb, and to his son, W. R. Webb, Jr., should be attributed much of the success of the school, we recognize the leadership of Prof. " Sawney " Webb as the prime factor, not only in the maintenance of sound standards of scholarship, but in the emphasis on ideals of honor and righteousness, every student who ever came) under his influence caught something of his abhorrence of hypocrisy and immorality and of his courage and faith. His career as an independent and fearless citizen, ready at all times to throw him self into the support of civic righteousness, is a shining example of the union of education and disinterested service. " Vanderbilt University would extend to his bereaved family and to the faculty, student body and alumni of Webb School its sincere sympathy in so great a loss. There should be some comfort in the realization of his long, useful and distinguished career, which will remain an inspiration to all who are concerned with the educational and moral development of this section and of the nation. " %% itor m y o 10 ;: ' l—i ,..rrd? £7Ae COMMOIDT 7 School of Religion, 1926-27 A ' amc Home Address Allex James A Nashville, Tenn. Berckmax, James Hari ' Hoauley Colchester, Conn. BOYCE, Samuel Claud Nashville, Tenn. Brixtle, Miss Ethel Mae Weatherford, Texas BuRTOX, William Wayxe Nashville, Tenn. Clark, Miss Mary Lovixa Canyon, Texas COWAX, Thomas Beverioge Dnnfernline, Scotland Crawford, Neely Dvsart Fayctteville, Teiin. CuRiTS, Arthur Bextox Double Springs, Ala. Davis. Sherwood S t ary, Texas Davis, Mrs. Sherwood S Gary, Texas Driver, Carl Samuei Waynesboro, Va. Dysart, Staxlev Harrisox Woodstock, Va. Elder, James William Chandler, Ind. Ellis, James C, Jr New Augusta, Miss. ESTES, JOHX William Brentwood, Tenn. Fisher, Commodore B liuntland, Tenn. Fix-, Joseph Wood Burlington, N. C. Fix, Mrs. Joseph Wood Burlington, N. C, Flower, Aubrey V Baltimore, Md. Grice, Mrs. Homer L Nashville, Tenn. Harris, Thomas Cecii Culleoka, Tenn. Hathorx, William Edward Houston, Texas Hathorx, Mrs. William Edward Houston, Texas HonsDox, Carroll Tracy Clarksville, Iowa HosALE, Cullom Robert Culleoka, Tenn. Huff, Russell M Knoxville, Tenn. IM, Young Bin Changdan, Korea JOHXSOX, Andrew Pickexs Collinsville, Ala. Johnsox, Mrs. Axdrew Pickens Collinsville, Ala. Kelly, Robert James Allen, Miss. Kester, Howard Axdersox Beckley, W. Va. McCauley, Joseph E Clinton, N. C. Nelsox, J. Florexce Cumberland City, Teim. Parsoxs, Lloyd Clarexce Nashville, Tenn. Pritchett, Johx a Nashville, Tenn. RoBisoN, George Carl Neola, Mo. Rush, Johx Edwix Birmingham, Ala. Sa.xox, William Herbert Allen, Miss. Schisler, William Richard Bono, Ark. Schmitt, Albert Samuel • Dale, Ind. Sedberry, Lelaxd Stanford Gallatin, Tenn. Sledge, Clay Glex Alvaton, Ky. Smith, Miss Opal Fordyce, Ark. Spence, Dwight M Lillington, N. C. Steele, Hugh Ellsworth Nashville, Tenn. SwiNEY, James Franklin Nashville, Tenn. Taxaka, Tadashi Kobe, Japan Thomas, Charles Prestox Roanoke, ' a. Thomas, Leoxard L Dyer, Tenn. Thompson-, F. Facax Deport, Tex. Thompsox, Samuel Berxard Brownfield, Tex. TlPPS, Hexry Thurstox Mulberry, Tenn. Walker, Edwix R Rockwall, Tex. Watsox, Jesse Fieldon Carrnllton, Miss. Williams. Harvell P Belleview, Tenn. Williams, Miss Lillian Gray Fort orth, Tex. Willis, Edcar Birxie Nashville, Tenn. VouxcER, Johx Travis Culleoka, Tenn. Zia, Daniel Z. ' Shanghai, China 89 or ' NDy 303- -to m DAe COMMOIDTJE O . The Sophomores He comes to us ariain ubiquitous. Of comic face — ahpears iniquitous In manners and the things that ever count When nobler passions to the bosom mount. He is not yet quite dry behind tlii ears; But often, like a solid ass he rears Up on his hind legs luith forlorn pretense To wisdom deep tlirough all his poor dimense. He is in truth a noble of the earth! That brings the din of Babel ivith his birth; In bawling out in lusty baby breaths The tenor of his age-old shibboleths: " To harry man, and set at last at naught The too thin sum and store of human thought. That, thinking not, vain Man shall cease to think, And, thinking not, to common level sink. " He then is come lo be a sophomore ; And barring for all time pure Learning ' s door. He turns content to life of maudlin sound — • Tlie braying jack! the silly yapping hound! ( ' Tis true he sometimes rises bravely out Of ignorance, his nit-wit peers to flout; But most, through venom of insipid mind, Have found their level with the grunting swine.) Here then a quite amusing paradox! The sophomore, intent on planting knocks. Sees not that it ' s himself he really mocks. III. The Juniors A let-down from the gusty sopli ' more state, Tlie junior is for morbid thoughts good bait, IVho, knowing he moves, knows not which way he turns, And turning, finds that still he aching yearns For whatf His will is good but lacks intent To seize upon some thing that never meant A hoot to him. Il ' liat is this life about? Is it to be a drunken pagan routf Or on the other hand, how else can it Be seen as other llian a sad misfit? How can he choose between emotion pure And reason, as for all man ' s ills a cure — irlien told tliat both are wrong, and lacking sense To see that alt philosophers are dense Save he himself? He will no credit give His own. His mind becomes a fine mesli sieve. IVhen told that Iiot is hot in college class He must exception find, the silly ass! To know tliat knowledge is in truth Life ' s tool Inclines tlie lad to make a bungling fool Out of himself; he credits none that ' s done — Not love nor earth nor fiery flaming sun, Until he ' s put his finger on them all — And finds them turned lo nasty bitter gall. A little learning spoils the childish brain; And though he is really very sane, A little thinking proved loo great a drain. go ZLOT. " vnNvy zo P c Fraternities MDAe COMMOID-RE .1 92 ZLOTZ A NDY o O or : 5 £%e COMTAOUyRB jp 93 Y NDY 3 or no or fe DWAe COMMOIDT K ' S ' Top Row — " Ward, Bridges. Porter, Keene. Owenby. Kerr. Second Row — Riley, Cooper. Tliird Row — Meredith, Stone, Stuart, Petrie, Spicliard. Pan-riellenic Council Covington Rii.ev, A T fi P -,-sidcnt Anderson Spickard, A K E . . . . Secretary-Treasurer Frank Bridges Sigma Alpha Epsiton Levi Cooper Kappa Sigma Cecil Cossev Chi Phi Jess Keen Delta Tau Delta H. B. Kerr Phi Kappa Psi Guy Lindsay . Sigma Chi Julius Lowenstein . Zeta Beta Tau J. V. Meredith Lambda Chi Alpha E. S. OwNBY Beta Theta Pi Garner Petrie . Sigma Nu Bill Porter Kappa Alpha Jeff Stone Pi Kappa Alpha James Stuart Phi Delta Theta James Ward Phi Kappa Sigma The function of the Pan-Hellenic Council is to make and enforce rules and regulations governing the fraternities in their relations to each other, such as rushing and pledging rules. Formerly the Pan-Hellenic Council published " The Comet " and later the Commodore, until it was given over to the student body as a whole in 1912. There are sixteen chapters of national fraternities represented in this organization. The Pan-Hellenic also encourages and sponsors interfraternity basketball, baseball and track, and a silver loving cup is presented to each winning team by the council. A silver cup is also given each year to the fraternity attaining the highest scholastic average for the year. Besides this the council works for good feeling and harmony among the ranks of the rival Greeks and promotes friendliness and good will. O 94 ■HOT. • Y NDY - ZO n m DAe COMMOIORE m o or Tke College Fraternity HAT the college fraternity as developed in America has become a valuable and an integral part of our educational system is the inevitable conclusion of any thoughtful observer in the field of education. Exactly one hundred and fifty years ago the fraternity system as we know it was inaugurated at William and Mary College with the founding of Phi Heta Kappa. Today it exists in every state in the Union but two. The National Interfraternity Conference held in New York in November, 1926, was participated in by around sixty national social fraternities (not honorary nor pro- fessional). They represented a living membership of about three hundred thousand men. The value of houses owned by their chapters reaches the amazing total of seventeen million dollars. Here at Vanderbilt the fraternity system was inaugurated almost simultaneously with the opening of the l " niversity. The first chapter to be established was Phi Delta Theta, which was followed the next year by Kappa Sigma and four years later by Delta Tau Delta. We have now sixteen national social fraternities which include in their membership a little more than half of the men in the University. In the houses maintained by these chapters, the students have found comfortable living quarters during their college years, and in the congenial groups there, many opportunities for social intercourse, for good fellowship, for mutual improvement and for intellectual companion- ship. In the absence of adequate dormitory facilities, this one fact alone might seem to justify their existence in the university. However, the college fraternity must furnish something more than a pleasant rooming house if it is to maintain its place in college life. To do this, it must be just what the name implies — a brotherhood. It is a group of congenial men bound together by a sacred oath for mutual, moral, intellectual and spiritual development. Here at least, fraternity must not be a myth nor brotherhood a mockery. A good fraternity man must be ever ready to place the good of the whole above his individual good, and to sacrifice, if needs be, his own pleasure and comfort to help his less fortunate brother. In recent years, both locally and nationally, there have developed in fraternity circles two ideas: First, that fraternity loyalty must not eclipse university loyalty, and, second, that the purpose of the fraterinty Is identical with that of the university. The university stands for truth and knowledge; so does the fraternity — and these do not come without strenuous intellectual effort. The university demands hard study and educational progress; so must the fraternity. " The fraternity must be baptized with the spirit of the university. " What is the future of the fraternity? That depends upon what its members make it. If, as fraternities claim, a man is a better man because of his four years in his fraternity, then there need be no question of their future. " By their fruits ye shall know them. " If, in fraternity circles, the emphasis is rightly placed, the fraternity man, during his years in college and after, will furnish the best possible proof of the value and significance of the college fraternity in American education. C. M. Sarratt. 95 " v mxyr Tor fJke. COmMOTOREK 96 ■opt; c t: -- r ra EQ • -• r- " tJ ? ij •a 3 S K . " " " 2 ;ii £5 ' 5S £,lQ to I B o K H CO H h 30 r ' Y NDV o no c . „ ? Dkc COMMQIDT F ' jT. Phi Delta Tketa Foiimteci at Minmi I ' liiversity, Oxford, Ohio, Oecember 26, 1848 Incorporated under the laws of the State of Ohio, March 12. 1881. Colors: Azure and Argent Floici-r: White Carnation Tennessee Alpha Chapter Established 1876 Fratres IX Facultate MoRGAK Brandon ' Member Board of Trust Allen R. Carter Member Board of Trust Robert F. Jackson Member Board of Trust James C. McRevnolds . . . Member Board of Trust Grantlani) Rice, Member Board of Trust John Daniel, M.A., LL.D Professor of Physics Richard A. Barr, M.A., M.D Professor in Seliool of Medicine S. S. Crockett, M.D Professor in Se inol of Medicine M. B. Davis, M.D Professor tn Scliool of Medicine A. V. Harris, M.D Professor in Scliool of Medicine J. Owsley Manier, M.D. . . , . Professor in Scliool of Medicine Harrington A. Marr, M.D Professor in School of Medicine Larkin Smith, M.D .... Professor in School of Medicine W. H. WliT, M.D . . Professor in School oj Medicine Walter M. Morgan, D.D.S . . Professor in School of Medicine Fitzgerald Hall, B.S., LL.B Professor in School of Law J E. EovNTON, B.E. Professor of Enejineering 97 Y NDy 3 or 30 or o mme commotjO-re k Pki Delta Tketa Fratres in Universitate Herbert Armstrong, B.A. Arthur T. Berkley, B.A. . Tupelo, Miss. Gordon- St. C. Dickersox, B.A. . Nashville Edwi S. Gardner, B.A. Edward Harris, B.A. . S. Jones, B.A. Wii.BUR n. Pekri , B.E. Class of 1Q2-J Tupelo, Miss. G. DucAS Shands, B.A. . Cleveland, Miss. Henry Laird Smith, B.A. . . , Lvnnville Raphael F. Smith, B.E. . 0«ensboro, Ky. Dan Lee Street, B.A., LL.B. . Cadiz, Ky. James Waller, B.A., LL.B., M.A. . Nashville DwiCHT Webb, B.A Nashville Overton Williams, B.A Nashville . . Nashville . . . . Nashville . . . Selma, Ala. . Kansas City, Mo. . Stephenville, Tex. Sidney F. Keeble, LL.B. Class of IQ2S James G. Sti ' Art, Jr , LL.B., Owensboro, Ky. ernon H. Sharp, B.A. H. L. Williamson, B.E Nashville Nashv C lass Austin H. Bell, M.D. . Hopkinsville, Ky. EwiNG L. Bradford, B.A. . . . Nashville John S. Bransford, B.A. . . . Nashville John S. Crutcher, B.A., M.D. . Athens, Ala. Guilford Dudley, B.A. . . . Nashvillc James S. Frazier, Jr., B.A. . . Nashville Oliver E. Hildebrand, H..A. White Haven David Keeble, B.A Nashville William Killebrevv, B.E. . . . Nashville of 1929 Paul McGaughv, B.A. . . . Tupelo, Miss. William Park, B.A Nashville Thom.w Peach, B.A. . . . Sheffield, Ala. Ed K. Provost, B.A Nashville James B. Richardson, B.A. . . Nashville Hiram P. Salter. B.A Nashvill e Robert J. Sims, B.A Chattanooga Robert West, B.A Nashville Joe V. Williams, B.A. . . . Chattanooga (J lass of 1 9 JO William Anderson, B.-A. . . . Nashville Thomas Blalock, B.A. . Jacksonville, Fla. Richard Braden, B.E Nashville R. Chandler, LL.B. . . Stephenville, Tex. Marvin Corlette, B.A Nashville Vaul. ' Crockett, B.A Nashville Roy Gibson, B.A Pineville, Ky. Charles Gilbert, B.A Nashville John Herbert, B.E Nashville Van Kline, B.A Akron, Ohio Henry Lipscomb, B.A Nashville Thomas Littleton, HL, B.- ' V., Chattanooga Ale.x McNeill, B.A Nashville Brittin Rogers, B.A. . . . Tupelo, Miss. Thom.w Webb, B.A. . . . Webb, Miss. Olin West, B.A Nashville 98 :3or " YANxyy i o no o, o or zz S g e coMmowf M Phi Delta Tketa TENNESSEE ALPHA CHAPTER— (Jon bnml Alf Adams David P. Adams Howell E. Adams MoRTOx B. Adams E. L. Adamson H. C. Alexander H. L. Allen.- R. A. Armistead J. M. AVEXT S. D. Baxter J. T. Benson J. C. Bradford J. P. W. Brown C. N. Bryan J. W. Bryan Henry K. Buckxer Edward Buforu, Jr. Dr. F. C. Buntin W. A. Buntin C. W. Caldwell Meredith Caldwell Rogers Caldwell E. R. Campbell L. R. Campbell M. M. Campbell William C. Colly E. W. Cooper W. P. Cooper E. B. Craig, Jr. Edwin Craig J. G. Crevelinc, Jr. J. ' . Crockett John W. Louis Davis R. W. Dake J. H. DeWht Paul DeWitt Sard DeWitt Bruce Douglas Byrd Douglas Lee Douglas " YANViyr Fratrks in Urbe Charles Embry Walter H. Evans Norman Farrell, Jr. Frank W. Fletcher Minos L. Fletcher E. J. Fuller W. H. Goodpasture F. G. Gordon A. M. Haoan F. W. Hagan William Hagan O. E. Harris W. F. Harris Douglas Henry R. S. Henry Alfred E. Howell J. T. Howell M. B. Howell R. B. C. Howell Foster Hume, Jr. H. E. Jackson, Jr. R. F. Jackson, Sr. R. F. Jackson, Jr. Ira p. Jones T. C. Kellinc John Kirkman J. W. N. Lee E. S. Lewis, Jr. W. E. Linton W. L. Love Hill McAlister Hunter McDonald R. E. McNeilly Percy D. Madden W. R. Manier, Sr. J. O. Manier Miller Manier W. H. Meeks, Jr. W. H. Morgan E. T. Noel J. H. Noel O. F. Noel 99 Albert Parrish W. B. C. PiLCHER Shuart C. Pilcher E. A. Price Frank P. Provost W. D. Rose A. B. Sanders J. W. Sewell Marion G. SMiiii L. F. Sperry Wade Sperry Eldon B. Stevenson Walter Stokes G. J. Stubblefield Alonzo Tennison G. F. Tennison Smith Tennison John Thompson, Jr. L. Leigh Thompson McTyeire Tigert Curry Vance Charles Vaughn Harry S. Vaughn William Vaughn Charles Warterfield Robert Waller William Waller J. L. Watkins W. C. Weaver James Webster R. C. Webster J. R. West J. P. Williams, Jr J. E. Wills John A. Wilson Richard T. Wilson George P. Winton Thomas Wrenne John Witherspoon Douglas M. Wright Edward C. Webb 3 or o i D OAe COMMOIDT . n iplta Sljrta Jratmitttj 13aniirrbtlt Hniurrsitu SJaahHilli " . iTruii. Dear 19 27 Commodore: I understand that you want me to review the glories of Phi Delta Theta and all I want is a chance. We had our usual colorful competition with the Sigma Alphs during rushing, and of course we conquered again. Brother Keeble finessed them backwards and won the only dubious freshman, and we are still giggling at the resounding thud with which they hit the bump. The publications are ours now by tight of inheritance, and we hand them down from generation to generation. Politically the Phi-coed-Deke combine is as famous as ever the Tinker-Evers Chance combine was in baseball. Brother Armstrong has bequeathed his Ford to Cookie Williams, since he will have a Caclilbc when this sorry Commodore comes out and accumulates all cur money. The honor ' hich the fraternity cherishes most came when Brother Overton Williams received the title and office of Old Faithful in the Cookie Cl-.b as a reward for valiant services rendered. Socially, ah. socially wc are the well known stuff and are still supreme. Brothers Dec Booth. Jake Berkley and Fish Harris are Peabody Papas and head the On To Peabody movement. Brother Laird Smith is known on the campus as Dean of Women and is a sure successor to Ada. while en masse the chapter guards the d:or at open houses and deb parties. Numerically we are super- strong, but our get together meetings are causing the brothers to meet and rerognize one another, and by dividing the chapter into halves and allowing use of the house on alternate weeks we are avoiding traffic congestion. The downfall of Houserr ma Street has given the chapter much concern, but daily prayer meetings arc doing much to remedy the situation. Brother Guil. ' ord Dudley, accompanied by his nurse and chauffe ;r. may daily be seen touring the campus in a Cadillac, but wherht. he is pursuing learning or c:eds we have not been able to ascertain cp to date of publication. An epidemic of appen- dicitis which swept the chapter daring 1926 has been de.initelv traced to Harvey ' s cooking, although some are unkind enough to say that the shock sustained by Brother Smith when coming from under the influence of ether stopped the rest of the boys. It was a boy. Signed, lovingly yours. LyCy(. :iC€ J$cZ ' .t. » AyJtAjMH ' . 3cor " VJinxyy- 30 02 £7 e COMMOTjO-RE P Travels Tnru Greece — AND teulYoo What ' s va hat ALIAVA FOR.r- Y Hooq HAS Cone —AMD realize: Life 5 ccioeiw irrrmii , M irll i llllllilir AviD LATErT VOO OO QUC-ER ANTICS _ Bur v HE . VOU F»M ALLY GiEr THe covtrEB CoLD fs Vtmnj -OBOY- ' AINTCtW 5)L ' t) YOO ' vE CaOr A IS- f He, ' MiCj- or ' Y NDY 3 03= DKOL COMMOTjOTJE K Top Row — CrouL-h. Spain. Win ford. Holnio. ' . Sfcond Row — Schwartz. Nil an, Parrish. Norfleet. Third Row — Conner, Hudson, Blake. Ritchie. Russell. Fourth Row — Jakes. E. t ' roueh. Jenkins. Cooper. Bottom Row — Henry, Thompson, Hultsnian, Martin, Mayo. iior ' Y NDY ' o [1 30 oi: . g eCOMMOIjOl Kappa Sigma Founded at I ' niversity of ' irBiina, 1869 Colors: Scnrlcl, Eineiald C ' .reen and White Floii;-r: Lily-of-the-Valley Active Chapters, 85 Alumni Chapters, 46 Kappa Chapter Established at ' andcrbilt, 1877 Fratres IX Faccltate L. ti. Gi.ENN, Ph.D Proffssoi of Ci-otoi y (). II. Wilson, M.D Professor of Disiases of C iiUtrrri Henrv Litterer, M.D Instructor in Bacterioloijy John R.axsom, B.A., M.A. . . . Professor of Entjlis i J. G. Church, M.D. . . professor School of Medicine Leon. rd PocuE, D.D.S. . . Professor School of Dentistry Fr.atres in Uxiversit.4te Clciss of ig2j E. J. Glew ' ok, LL.B Nashville H. H. Jenkins, B.A Cookeville S. L. HuLTSM. N, LL.B. . Little Rock, Ark. Graham Rvan, B.A. . . . Crowley, La. William M. Martin, LL.B. . . Nashville Levi Cooper, LL.B Cookeville F. M. Russell, LL.B Nashville J. C. Ritchie, B.A Ruston, La. Eugene E. Hunter, B.A. . . Johnson City Hodges Kime, LL.B Nashville (Uiiss of IQ2S A. G. Ma.wvell, Jr., B.A. . . . Cookeville R. Vance Norfleet, B.A. . . . Memphis Vaug hn Blake, B.A. . Fort Worth, Tex. Oral Waring, B.A Nashville John Russell, B.A Nashville Paul Thompson, B.A Nashville David Baker, B.A Nashville CjEORGE Nilan, B.A. . , Hurricane, W. Va. Charles Hudson, B.A Nashville Clfiss of IQ2Q Walton Carr, B.A Nashville Julian Mavo, B.E Nashville John Wheei.ock, LL.B. . . . Chattanooga Charles Nilan, B.A. . Hurricane, W. Va. Edward Henrv, B.E. . . Jacksonville, Fla. W. F. Rosenblatt, B.A. . . Atlanta, Ga. Walter Parrish, LL.B. . . . Nashville Allan Sharpe, B.A Nashville Richard Jakes. B.A. .... Nashville F. H. Connor, C.E. . . Birmingham, . ' la. Louis M. Smith, M.D. . Russellville, Ark. W. B. Dowell, LL.B. . Birmingham, Ala. Clctss of IQJO Harold Holmes, B.. . . . Trenton, Tenn. Bernard Spain, B.A Nashville Robert Smead, B.A Toledo, Ohio James Sherrill, B.A Nashville William Schwartz, B.A. . Cleveland, Ohio Charles Roi.fe, B.A Nashville Henrv Winford, LL.B Nashville 103 = Y NDy 301: no o %, DKOAe COMMOIjORE KQ ' J. p. B. Allan C. R. Allen H. T. Allen W. T. Allen, Jr. W. S. H. Armistead P. P. Bailev S. P. Bailey W. Bailev, Jr. R. Baker W. E. Beard V. S. Bearuen, Jr. A. B. Benedict F. W. Blair J. V. Blake E. Bostleman J. W. BOYCE L. Brock C. B. Brown H. J. Brown H. B. Buckner W. P. Butler V. S. COLMERY R. G. COONEY V. M. Covington L. E. Crouch T. M. DeMoss L. E. Elkins R. Estes J. B. Ezzell V. P. Fisher J. T. Fisher J. G. Forster Kappa Sigma KAPPA CHAPTER— Co, , ,, Fr-atres in Urbe H. Fox D. H. Gahr R. D. Gleaves A. . Goodpasture, Jr. R. R. Goodpasture J. M. Harris W. O. Harris E. HiGHTOWER E. D. HiGHTOWER P. HiGHTOWER E. T. HOLLINS J. E. HOLLINS J. W. Holloway, Jr. D. W. HOLMAN E. W. Kennedy J. T. Kercheval C. T. KiRKPATRICK W. E. Kno. -, Jr. J. P. Lawrence, Jr. J. W. Lellyett A. B. Litter J. H. Little J. H. Long M. E. McClure A. E. McGannon H. T. McGlothlin P. N. McQuiddy H. N. McTyier M. L. Miller J. W. MiMMS H. P. Murrey, Jr. M. P. O ' Connor 3or 104 J. E. Orr W. F. Orr H. N. Paine W. B. Paine Captain Pierce F. H. Powers W. E. Porter R. Redus D. Rice W. Richardson, Jr. J. H. Roberts R. Rudolph E. P. Scales H. Sharpe M. H. Sharpe W. E. Steger E. D. Sweeney C. W. Thompson J. C. Thompson R. S. Thompson K. M. Throop W. L. Throop H. G. Tucker L. A. Tucker T. J. Tyne T. M. Tyner C. R. Vance J. J. Vaughn C. H. Warwick, Jr. J. L. WiLKERSON J. M. WiLKERSON, Jr. J. R. Wilson ■ NDy 30 ( rrd? £7Xe COMMQ-POT M KAPPA SIGMA FRATERNITY VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY NASHVILLE, TENN. Dear Pen Pusher: The foregoing pages don ' t do justice to Kappa Sigma. Nothing could. Look at our athletic reputation. There ' s Son Thompson, famous for his feats in interfraternity contests. Everybody knows Vaughn Blake, too. He is the smiling quarter miler who tells his opponents jokes during the 440 yard dash. Harry Jenkins could have been athletic, but was too weighted down with other things. We have several of our alumni en the faculty, but we never brag about it. In fact it is a tradition in our group to stay as far away from classrooms as possible. Many fraternities dis- continue meetings during the Christmas holidays, but far be it from us. We convened just about every night. Some of our meetings were sponsored. Our boy Norfleet displayed his accuracy during chapel one day, and will probably be considered as a prospective hurler in the spring. What difference does it make if the apple he threw found its mark during the repeating of the Lord ' s Prayer by those present? Sarratt didn ' t like it, but we thought it was clever. Sleek haired Levi Cooper from Cookeville. our bottle baby, boasts of having the longest name known to humanity. It includes such epithets as Ludor, Peylian. and Hezikiah. We have a corner on the Student Council which comes in rather handy at times. Our Black Hatted Politicians are rather prominent figures on the campus. The secret of our success lies in the fact that the only food our weaker cohorts require in return for their political services is large quantities of renewed promises. Our last year ' s triumphs were wide-spread — all hail our B. U.!! I wish I might write something for myself, but I must keep up my usual reputation for modesty and making myself in- conspicuous. Consequently I ' ll sign off. Insanely. :::;Ii-J- l$--v 105 OE " YANW 3Cor no i j i or m OAe COMMOTjOTJB 1 IJF l « ' ' ; ==x. fr- J m - ' ' — Ia Top Row — BoikI. Wright, Norred. MeKinley, Coleman. Set ' ond Row — Trite. Keene, Anderson. Jones, Onstatt. Third Row — McNevin, Mitchell. Hoinian. Ramsey, Cartwright, Henderson. Fourth Row — J. Brown. Luton. Neil. D. L. Brown, Rudder. Fifth Row — Franklin, Barnes, Tucker, Langhorst, Carney. Bottom Row — L, Baker. G. Baker, Moulder, Crutcher, Carver, McKinley. Griffin. io6 3:0 r Y NDY o ? 30 or f; Dke COMMOIP-RB J F Delta Tau Deltj Fnuiultcl at Hctlianv College, ' c t N ' irgiiiia, 1859 Colors: Purple, White and Gold Active Chapters, 74 Floiccr: Pansy Alumni Chapters, 52 Lambda Chapter Established in 1881 Frater IX Faccltate Robert Trimble Smuh, Board of Trust Fratres in Uxiversitate (Jlfiss of ig2j Frank I.iton, A.B., M.D., Salisaw, Okla. Horace Hoi. max, K.A. . John- Cariwrighi , LL.B. . . . Nashville Jesse L. Keene, B.A. Charles L. Kyle, B.A Celina (llass of IQ2S V. H. Griffik, B.A Nashville Fred Rudder, M.D. . . William F. Mitchell, B.A. Nashville CJarland Sweeney, B.E. C. Van Norred, B.E Nashville Don McNevin, LL.B. . J. H. Wright, LL.B. . . . lampa, Fla. Fayetteville Hartselle Stephenson, Ala. . . Nashville Tampa, Fla. T. M. Coleman, B.E. . . J. ' . Crutcher, B.A. . H. H. Jones, B.E. . . . R. H. Langhorst, B.A. R. M. Skipwith, B.E. . B. C. Steinhauser, B.E. Class of ig2g . . Nashville A. C. Trice, B.E Nashville . Nashville Benton Neil, LL.B Nashville . . Nashville Max Moulder, B.A., M.D. . . . Nashville Elmhurst, III. John Neil Brown, B.A. . Ardmore, Fla. . Nashville A. B. Henderson, B.S., M.D. . Mobile, Ala. . Nashville Dexter Brown, LL.B Nashville Class of 1930 Ray Anderson, B.A. . . . Celina, lenn. DoRSEv Barnes, LL.B. . . . Idabel, Okla. Geo. Baker, B.A Nashville Leverett Baker, B.A Nashville Ernest McKinlev, B.A. . . Tampa, Fla. John O. McKinlev, B.A. . . Tampa, Fla. A. B. Ramsay, B.S., M.D., Greenville, S. C. Karl Franklin, B.A. . . Gallatin, Tenn. John J. Onstott, B.A Nashville Ralph Carrier, B.A Nashville BvRON Tucker, B.E Nashville Van Bond, B.A Nashville Alvan Carney-, LL.B Nashville 107 ANxyy Tor ao sa mL Z3££7Xe QOMMOIB-RB M Delta Tau Deltj LAMBDA CHAPTER— Con tin nwl Frank C. Allen J. H. Anderson W. J. Anderson J. C. Bennett Jack Blake Enoch Brown John C. Brown Wentworth Caldwell Walker Casev W. A. Covington Clyde Cresham C. H. Davis B. F. DeBow James B. DeBow Bert H. Denton Frank Elam T. N. Epperson Harry V. Evans Roscoe C. Evans F. B. Evers Fratres in Urbe John O. Floyd R. T. Frazier W. D. Gale, Jr. A. Goodman Thomas D. Gold I. G. Gordon J. C. Gordon E. J. Hamilton Paul Hamilton Andrew Heilman J. E. Hughes Carroll Jones V. E. Jones C. E. Joseph V. W. Lewis Tom Lyons W. K. McAlister W. S. McGarvey Claude R. McCulloch Leroy McGregor A. C. McLean G. Marr Jess Neelv Charles Nelson W. L. NiCHOL M. E. Preston Alfred Sharp W. G. Simmons W. A. Summers Ammie Sykes I. A. Taylor K. E. Taylor G. N. Tillman Preston Vaughn R. L. Voss W. T. Waters John R. Wheeler Buford Wilson John Wilson R. a. Wilson log 3or " V NDV- a o 3.0 ,n:t5 V e COMMOIP-RB F 9 irlta San irlta iFratrrniti| VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY NASHVILLE. TENN. Dear Budding Journalist: Speaking of the coming fraternities at Vandcrbilt. consider the Deltas and how they grow. With our new house. Jesse Keene, and Don McNevins ' automobiles and social prestige, we really look good. And Jimmy Melton, our singing saxo- phonist, comes over every rushing season. Then we also have brothers Sweeney and VanNorred. Both are dormant athletes, but at dance promoting they have no equals. What if the dances last summer were a bit dark? We made enough money for a bath tub and other fixtures. Of course our neighbors objected, but. as Brother Van aptly put it. " On with the dance — let joy be unrefined. " We are sorry about our brother Blah Brown. His ineligibility leaves our football fame up to Norred. We want to issue an invitation to all prospective freshmen to visit our new house and if possible to help us pay for it. We bought the front porch last year. Brother Wee Debutante Jones still drops by occasionally. He has started a temperance unit, and most of our good brothers have taken their stand with him on the liquor problem. Even cur freshmen have established an unprecedented reputation for scbriety. Shades of Willie Stack! Hoping to see this in print. I remain Sincerely yours. IC9 or " VAnXTif zor 30 or Pl£7 e COMMOTjO-RE O ' O Top Row — Barhee, Floyd, Newman. Arniiscead. Fleming. Early. Second Row Jones, Courtney, Phillips, Hampton, McConnico, Moss. Third Row — Redd, Baldridge. Pierce, Meadors, Gal breath, Hutchison. Fourth Row — Thompson, Huffstutler, Creson, Cargile. Edmondson, Bridg Fifth Row — McElwain. Huir-y, McCrary, Bristow. Bottom Row — Rowell, Wilson, Lancaster, Holmes, Tidwell, Coles. 3or NDY - 30 M OAe COMMOTjO ' RE Sigma Alpka Epsilon Established at riiiversity of Alaliama, 1S56 Cnlnrs: Riival Purple ami Olil tiold Flown: ' iolet Tennessee Nu Chapter Estahlished 1883 FraTRES IX UxiVERSITATE Class (jf IQi " Neil H. Carcile, B.E., Arkadelphia, Ark. James C. Lancaster, B.A. . . . Memphis Zach a. Coles, LL.B Nashville K. T. McConnico, Jr., B. A. . . Nashville W. H. Courtney, B.A. . Lake Charles, La. Malcolm Moss, B.A Nashville A. O. Holmes, B.A Meinphis Ben F. Jones, B.S Nashville Class of 1928 Bob Baglev, B.A Nashville Clifton Flinn, B.A. . . Hernando, Miss. Duke Bai.dridce, B.S Jackson James Mkek, B.A Camden, Ark. C. H. BovLE, B.S Memphis William Nestor, B.S Nashville Frank Bridges, Jr., B.A., Pine BhifF, Ark. A. W. Pierce, B.A. . . Fort Worth, Texas Walter Capers, LL.B.. . . Jackson, Miss. Ralph Owen, B.S Hartsville Larry Creson, B.A Meinphis David Smith, LL.B Elkmont, Ala. Frazier Edmondson, LL.B. . . Memphis Lamar Spraggins, B.A Jackson Sam Fleming, B.A Franklin George H. Tvne, LL.B. . Nashville Harwell Wilson, B.A., Winter Haven, Fla. Class of ig2g James Armistead, B.S Nashville Reeves Newman, B.A Covington Alex Bristovv, B.E Me.xia, Tex. William F. Orr, B.A Nashville James T. Couch, B.A. . . McKinney, Tex. Ernest Redd, B.A. . . Birmingham, Ala. Jason Floyd, B.A. . . . Senatobia, Miss. John Tidwell, LL.B Pulaski Allen Meadors, BA Nashville Thomas Huey, B.A. . . . Anniston, Ala. W. W. McCrarv, LL.B. . . Lonoke, Ark. Billy Barbee. B.A. . . Little Billy Galbraith, B.A Memphis Graham Hampton, B.. . . Warren, Ark. Terry Hukstutiler, B.A., Birmingham, Ala. Albert Hutchison, B.A. . . . Nashville Albert Wheeler, B.A. Class of igjo Rock, Ark. Eugene McIlwain, B.E. Harrell Meadors, B.A. Louie Phillips, B.A. . Hendrix Rowell, B.A. George Thompson, B.A. . . . . Nashville . Carthage, Tenn. Nashville . Nashville . Pine Bluff, Ark. . Little Rock, Ark. or ' V NDY 301: 3.0 D me CO Vl MOTErRE K Sigma Alpha Epsilon TENNESSEE NU CHAPTER— Continued Vance J. Alexander Dr. Chas. F. Anderson J. D. Anderson John Anderson Nathan Althauser Dr. J. T. Altman Thomas Appleton C. R. Atchison Ferris C. Bailey Walton Barker F. M. Bass Phil Beaumont John A. Bell Rascoe Bond William S. Booten Clarence T. Boyd M. W. Brabham Vernon G. Bratton Albert S. Brut FosKET Brown W. P. Burdette Stith M. Cain Elmer T. Cambell Julian H. Cambell Dudley E. Casey M. Clements Josh Cody J. R. Coleman R. A. Coleman Sam Coleman John J. Cooke John R. Cross R. C. Crumbaugh Edward Curd Dr. James A. Dale Elmer D, Davies Raymond Denny E. Lockert Doak Fratres in Urbe Henry L. Douglas William A. DuRy Edward A. Deeds John Early C. W. Felder W. P. Furguson Humphrey B. Folk Ernest Franklin John Wesley Gaines Jack Garland Dr. M. Glasgow Ivo B. Glenn Henry Goodpasture John A. Grannis Walker Grasty Frederick Greve Richard B. Hager H. Hargrove William C. Harris Judge Chester K. Hari ' Russel E. Hart Judge Litton Hickman George W. Hight Eugene D. Hill Horace G. Hill, Jr. J. W. HiRsic M. Ross Hopkins Henry G. Huddleston Clark H. Hutton W. B. Holmes J. W. Horton Washington Hudson John Hunt Eldridge Hitt George Pullen Jackson J. F. Jarman William A. Jett Hollis E. Johnson Rev. L. C. Kirkes Norman Kirkman A. N. King Jack Keefe Judge E. F. Langford David S. Lansden Henry C. Lassing Carlton Loser Brown Martin K. T. McCoNNico Dr. Jas. T. Meadors Norman Minick Garland S. Moore W. L. Martin J. Washington Moore Joe McCary Eric Nisson Gray Patterson Charles H. Peay B. Lanier Peebles Dr. Richard H. Perry Williams D. Phillips W. W. PiNSON Dev. Wm. A. Provine Gray Patterson Rev. Thomas C. Racsdale Thomas B. Scogcins Vernon S. Tupper J. L. Lyles Thomas J. Lane J. J. Thompson Seth M. Walker Arthur J. Wands W. H. Washington Dr. Anderson M. Webb Paul L. Williams Robert E. Williams Baxter Young Carl Young h 3or ' NDy 30 im cz ' £7 COMMOIjOT Jfi 1 B ' mwvi Alalia iEpstUnt IFratrruttij VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY NASHVILLE. TENNESSEE Dear Commodore: I just want to put you straight on several points regard- ing us that are in dispute just at present. Yes. we admit we have the largest chapter in school and the largest number of chapters of any fraternity. We arc proud of it. " There is safety in number " — it covers up the out- standing bad qualities of any one member or chapter. Brother McKonnico, our very versatile cheer leader and band master, is open for an interview on this subject at any time, provided he is not playing golf or assisting " Convict " Capers in some of his activities. Since Brother Smith left, political conditions on the campus are unsettled, and the Phi ' s loom up rather large on the horizon. Here is another case where there is much strength in a little " jug. " We are quite well represented in social circles by Brothers " Debutante " Cargile, " Sugar " Bridges, and " Second- Section " Moss, who are bringing great glory to the chapter. It seems that Brother Moss has a great fondness for riding the second section of in-bound Nashville trains around Christmas-time. Perhaps he wants to give the other man a sporting chance. Prospects in athletics look bad since Brother " Josh " Cody left, but we are counting much on Brother Bristow. if the University just wouldn ' t be so annoying in regard to a few little rules. If you need any noise for any occasion, just let me know Idiotically yours. MU ' -x t ! i f u.d uC2{_ 113 ' YA ' Nxyy 3 or 30 DhOAe COMMOIjO-RB . § Top Row — Wells, W. K. Porter. E evoe. Calleii. Cox, Wt ' :ithurs. Second Row — Eaton. Murphy, Long, Stone. McSwain, Clayton. Third Rcw — Lee. Green. King, Hayes. McCall. DuVall. Fourth Row — German. Sherrill, Jones, Bnrwell, Cook. Ledbetter. Fifth Row — ButliT. Bradford. Dunn, Bostick. Spears. Dow I en. Bottom Row — Moore. Anderson. Knox, R. Porter, Campbell, Hood. 114 30 r ' V NDy zo OAe COMM01jOT?E_P or K appa Alpk pna Fcuuulecl nt Va lull ;t(lIl and Lee University, 1865 Colors: Crimson anil Old Gold Flowers: Magnolia and Red Ros Cki Chapter Established April 9, 1883 Fratres in Universitate Class of ig27 L. M. Adams, B.A. . . West Point, Miss. H. B. McSwAiN, B.A Paris John- McCall, LL.B Nashville y. R. Cox, B.A. . . . Murfreesboro, Tenn. V. H. Hays. LL.D. . . . Hannibal, Mo. O. S. Onwi.EN-, B.A Nashville R. A. Porter, Jr., B.A. . Birmingham, Ala. W. K. Porter, B.A Paris Class of IQ2S Pali- Doss. LL.B Hartselle, Wa. BlERNE BURVVETI,, B.A. . John Casox, B.A. . . . James K. Clayton, B.A. Charles Cook, B.A. . . Barney Eaton, B.A. . Huntsville, Ala. Murfreesboro Murfreesboro . . . Nashville Gulfport, Miss. Eugene Frazier, B.E Nashville Wn.LLAM Hood, B.E. . . Greenville, S. C. Dan (German, B.A FranKlin Wills Moore, B.A Mobile, Ala. William Spears, B.A. . . . Chattanooga Robert Woods, B.E Nashville Class of lQ2g H. H. Green, B.E Franklin Garner Devoe, B.A Nashville Fraxcsi Murphy, B.A. . . Gulfport, Miss. CJeorge Weathers, B.A. . Louisville, Ky. R. E. Lee, LL.B Pine Bluff, Ark. J. H. Campbell, LL.B. JAS. B. Richardson, B.A. . . . Nashville L E. SiONE, B.E Lawrenceburg P. M. Sherill, B.A Nashville S. F. King, LL.B. . . . Birmingham, Ala. White, LL.B Alexandria, La. . Franklin, Tenn. Joe D. Anderson, B.A. . Mark Bradford, Jr., B.E. Overton Butler, B.A. Robert E. Dunn, B.A. . Russell Callen, B.A. . . Albert Ing DuVai.l, B., ' . Class of IQJO . . Franklin Frank McCall, B.A Nashville . . Nashville Wilson Jones, B.A. . . . Hannibal, Mo. Murfreesboro James Thomas Bostick, B.E. McMinnville . Nashville Edwin Ledbetter, LL.B. . . MurfreesOoro . Selma, .Ala. Horace V. Wells, B.. ' . . . . Nashville . . . Paris (Jeorge Knox, B.A Nashville Fratres ix Faci i.tate Lucius Burch, M.D hliiir Dean Sehool of Medieine and Professor of Gyneeology W. C. HixoN, M.D Issoeiate Professor of Gyneeoloijy John Bell Keebi.e, LL.B., LL.D Dean School of Laiu Thomas H. Malone, B.A., LL.B. . . Professor of Lav. ' Edward T. Seay, LL.B Professor of Laiv J. E. HarTj B.A. . . . Bursar and Secretary of Faculty " 5 ' nNTyy zor 3.0 ■ " . or mOAe C0MM0O3R K K appa Alpk pna W. F. Armstrong K. M. Baird John Barksdale H. Barr L. A. Bauman, Jr. W. C. BlLBRO M. Bradford L. E. BuRCH R. L. BuRCH H. V. Caldwell J. F. Caldwell J. W. Caldwell R. F. Caldwell W. Caldwell W. D. Caldwell G. K. Campbell P. S. Cecil L. F. Chapamn W. C. Cherry J. S. Cheek C. F. Clark W. K. Cook S. K. Cowan D. D. Cowen H. M. Cox H. D. Dallas H. D. Dallas, Jr. Louis T. Derryberrv M. E. Derryberrv J. O. Dickinson J. B. Dickson D. A. DONELSON A. D. Edwards E. E. Elam F. P. Eves J. C. Farmer C. A. Folk R. E. Folk CHI CHAPTER— f:o« ;« (Y Fratres IX Urbe J. Fuller G. Y. GiBBS H. C. Gillespie J. V. Goodall J. W. Grifun, Jr. V. A. Guild M. M. Guthrie V. H. Guthrie Lewis Hardace L. H. Harris R. E. Harwell S. K. Harwell, Jr. J. B. Hibbetts, Jr. L. H. Hibbetts, W. M. Hooper J. B. Hunter H. A. Jackson J. E. Jackson C. D. IsoM Edgar Jones F. Jones V. M. Jones E. T. Kirkpatrick J. C. Knox- W. K. Kno. -, Jr. C. L. Lewis R. Lewis C. Lipscomb J. H. Malone C. S. Martin, Jr. J. F. Meiers S. B. Mellon H. V. Metz H. J. Mikell J. W. Moore J. H. G. Morgan M. M. Morgan 3cor ii6 E. Murrey J. L. Whitwokth J. W. Nelson O. F. Nye L. O. O ' Bryan J. Overton H. E. Palmer, Jr. F. L. Parks Sam Parks E. C. Perry H. R. Perry R. C. Plater Owen Poole S. T. Porter V. R. Porter A. . Purdue J. B. Richardson Jr. R. M. Richardson M. M. Ross M. S. Ross A. W. Shipp J. W. Shipp H. A. Skeggs, Jr. G. A. Sloan P. L. Sloan, Jr. B. Smith, Jr. W. McStanford A. W. Stockell, Jr. William Sullivan J. L. Templeton W. G. Thuss C. C. V ' ertrees H. Wallace A. W. ' ASSON T. G. Watkins J. S. Weaver D. W. Webb T. I. Webb AWDY 30 02 £7Xe COMMOTjO-RE J KAPPA ALPHA FRATERNITY VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY Nashville. Tenn. Dear Commodore: Hie! How the hell are you? If Brcthcr " General " Lee and " Pumper " Doss will stop breaking bottles downstairs for a few moments. I will try to compose my mind long enough to tell you all about us. Brother Doss is a great business man as is proved by his connection with the Hustler and his late connection with the ideal Laundry. His motto is " never let business interfere with convivial activitiei. " He is in col- laboration with a friend and has organized a club to compete with the owls — they call themselves the " Lock-Step Boys. " Since Brother " Larry " Long has become a hard-working, sober doctor. " Pumper " has stepped in to fill the gap fn the ranks (before the bar). Brothers Bill Porter. Babe King, and Bob Woods represent us quite ably, though we ' ll have to admit our social prestige has dropped some since Brother Ed Price left our midst. Our black brothers engaging in a damp business in the base- ment have suspended operations for fear of being killed by the falling stones of the foundations. We are hoping with the aid cf our dearly-loved (?) house-mother to persuade our alumni to give us the new house we have been promising benighted pledges for the last ten years. With all wishes for a big year. I remain Very simply yours. ;S.---dL O Pt -ji- " 7 or % NDy nOTL 30 ®1.T¥ ( DL COMMOTjOT A ii8 if . d . ; - m .H0 = •?K = £ m O c o led 4 - o - » ,- . 5q ? o I H I ° sS 3or NDy. o 30 ? or r £7Xe COMMOIP-REr F Beta TKeta Pi FmiTideil a( Miami I ' liiversity, Oxford, Oliin, July, 1839 Colors: Pink nnd I,i«lit Uliie Floicrr: Rose Beta Lambda Chapter Establij hed 1SS3 FrATRES IX FaCI ' I.TATE V. H. SCHUERMAN, C.E. Dean Kuiiinriihu Dcfiartmrnt ; Professor of Matlirmal ' us J. A. WiTHERSPOOx, M.D., LL.D Senior P iysitiaii John " Witherspoon, M.D Professor of Medicine W. C. Reckless, B.A., M A., Ph.D. . . Assistant Professor Sociohi y T. W. ScHi.ATER, B.A., LL.B. Lecturer Med. Jurisprudence John C. Burch, M.D Instructor in Gynecoloijy Eugene Buffington, B.A. . Member of Board of Trust Theodore Morford, M.O. . . Assl. in Clinical Obstetrics FraTRES IX UxiVERSITATE Class of IQ27 G. O. Ei.DRED, B.A Princeton, Ky. V. O. Treanor, B.A Craggie Hope M. P. Ei.DREi), B.A Princeton, Kv. I. W. Porter, LL.B Williamsport E. S. OwNBEV, B..A Nashville F. M. Schl.vier. B.A, LL.B. . Toledo, Ohio W. P. D1S.VIUKES, B.A., M.A. . . . Nashville CIciss of IQ2S ]. M. Mason. B.A Clarksville L. L., B.A Nashville James Ervvin, B.E Nashville J. D. Senter, LL.B Humboldt B. H. Nicholson, M.D Columbia G. M. Rushton, B.A. . . Montgomery, Ala. Class of ig2Q E. S. Evans, B.A Columbia R. L. Proctor, Jr., B.E Nashville H. G. Dinning, B.A Columbia E. C. Rogers, B.E Nashville J. C. Sharp, B.A Nashville L. H. Roberts. B.A Anniston, Ala. S. F. Pickering, B.A Carthage C. B. Hendricks, B.A Nashville Ben Kincree, Jr., B.A Shelbyville Daniel Blaine, B.A., M.D. . Shanghai, China Class of IQ30 E. F. LVTLE, B.A Columbia W. J. Mogan, B.A Charleroi, Pa. W. G. Thomas, B.E Shelbyville W. L. Whitworth, B.E Winchester L. L. Treanor, B.A Craggie Hope R. W. Bogard, B.A Clarksville T. B. Read, B.. ' Carthage B. A. Johnson, B.A. . . . Lake Wells, Fla. William Mason, B.A Prospect J. M. Anderson, B.A Curve, Tenn. S. Y. Caldwell, B.A Nashville R. O. Davidson, B.E Nashville 119 -YANxyy 303: mo ie commotjo-re E§ Beta Tketa Pi BETA LAMBDA QVlKYTYK— Continued George F. Blackie W. M. Blackie Harry Baird Bond J. W. BVRNS, Sr. John C. Burch Tyler Calhoun Frank I. Cherry Fratres IX Urbe John- T. Craig William T. Davis S. G. Douglas J. G. Douglas William H. Ewinc S. C. EWING Albert G. Ewinc III Albert N. Fite R. H. Fite Walker H. Gill R. D. GooDLEiT, Jr. Martin A. Hayes Oscar F. Hawes Robert R. Hawes Leland T. Hume Avery Hanley K. C. Hardcastle G. W. Killebrew, Jr. John F. Killebrew H. D. Leech E. F. Rooney T. W. Schlater Henry E. Smith E. W. Thompson C. C. Trabue J. O. Treanor Frances Warfield F. M. Wilson R. S. Wilson Dr. Jack Witherspoon Dr. J. A. Witherspoon Dr. Nat Schoffner Alex McClain James Mason Enloe McClain Dr. Theooore Morford James M. Peebles Darter L. Wilson A. W. Akers McLaughlin C. S. Powell G. B. Howard W. H. Schuerman R. F. Thompson irox: " Y NDY 30 . a or m cAe commotjO ' Re m BETA THETA PI FRATERNITY VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY Nashville, Tenn. Dear Commodore Editor: The main thing about us Betas is that we ' re so intellectual. One of our famous Eldred twins has already made Phi Beta Kappa, and we have hopes of the other one duplicating the feat. In fact, he has dropped out of Irby Hudson ' s Political Bull 1 3 just for that pur- pose. He said there wasn ' t any justice in Irby ' s methods. It really is hard to quill Dr. Hudson unless one knows how. And then there ' s dear brother Dismukes. He ' s been with us so long we regard him as part of our energetic alumni. Brother Dismukes ' intellect cinched the very delicate task of excusing absences at the University. Con- sequently, we have set apart every Wednesday as Beta day. when wc all stay home from school and talk of Wooglin. dogs, and other vital aspects of our fraternity. That is. all stay home except our beloved Owenby. He is simply morally obligated to do his part at school in helping his professors conduct their classes. There has been liquor in our house, but we weren ' t guilty. Our alumni representative at Caldwell li Co. brought it out just to show us what liquor really looked like. Our dashing fullback. Tiger Sharpe. is another drawing card. Wc are banking a great deal on his wife ' s Cadillac to help us in rushing next year. Furthermore, we can always count on a freshman of some description from Columbia. Tennessee. Brothers Nicholson and Pig Evans, culinary experts, never fail to return with something. Signed, pji -. Yls. JLt ynisTyy 3 or g or m OAe COMMOT30TJB 1 O J ToiJ Row — -North. Kittrell, Etht-rlj ' , Puryt-ar. Kahn. Second Row — Roundtree, Bayer, Paschal 1, G. Waller, Parker. Third Row — Pruitt. Van Ess, Petrie, Benjamin. Fourth Row — N. Wallei-, Roberts. McDonald. Fifth Row — Lamb, Chiimbley, Yates, Wilson. Bottom Row — Clark, Reese, Sandusky, Smith, Vaughn. 3or " VAJs xyy no or 1? S Xe COMMOIjD ' RE f .-■ s. o Sigma Nu Founded nt ' irgiiiia Military Institute, 1869 Colors: White, Black and Gold Active Chapters, 92 Flower: White Rose Alumni Chapters, 66 Sigma Chapter Established 1886 Fratres IX Facultate E. M. Orr, M.D. Assui.anl Professor of the Eye, Ear, Nose and Tliroat C. M. S-ARRATl. K.A., M.A. Dean of Students and Professor of Mattiemaths Fratres in Umversitate CldSS of IQiJ Ai-FREn H. Benjamin, B.A. . Mayfield, Kv. CJarxer M. Petrie, B.A., LL.B. . Nashville C. E. Parker, M.D. . . . Newman, tia. W. D. North, M.D. . . . Newman, CJa. W. B. Rountree, B.A., M.D. . Hartselle, Ala. Alde H. Smith, B.A. . . Mt. Pleasant Edwin Van Ness, M.D. . . . Nashville E. M. Waller, B.A. . . . Bessemer, Ala. G. D. Waller, Jr., B.A., M.D., Bessemer, Ala. Charles W. Wilson, Jr., B.A., Mayfield, Ky. CAms of ig2S Dan Brooks, B.A. . . Joe Alford, B.A., M.D. G. Mason Kahn, A.B. . . . . Martin Lewisburj Gah ' eston, Tex. Palil p. Clark, LL.B. . Warren O. Lamb, B.E. c;. A. Purvear, Jr., B.A. (Aass of lQ2g John M. McDonald, B.A. , . . Gallatin Ferguson Martin, LL.B., Homer Allan Reese, B.A. . . . Gallatin George C. Paschall . . William R. Sandusky, B.A., Pensacola, Fla. Hunter Vauchan, B.A. . Lawson Vates, LL.B Fulton, Ky. Class of JQJO Denver, Colo. Nashville . Nashville Russellville, Ark. Arringtoii, Tenn. Montgomery, Ala. David Scott Baver, A.B. . . . Nashville Charles C. Chumbley, A.B. . . Nashville Adrian D. Fatherly, Jr., B.E. . Nashville Robert M. Fincks, A.B., M.D., Pulaski, Va. Harold Klinger, A.B., M.D., Alliance, Ohio W. A. KriTRELi,, A.B., Mt. Pleasant, Tenn. J. C. McMahon, A.B. . . Gallatin, Tenn. Brents Elmo Preuit, Jr., A.B., Albanv, Ala. Martin S. Roberts, HL, B.E. . . Nashville John G. Rye, LL.B. . . Russellville, Ark. 123 ND I= 3 or 3.0 mMe COMMOtD-RE .t Sigma Nu SIGMA CHAPTER— Continiud S. C. Anderson Harry Ambrose w. h. bushart Roy Cooper Dr. Ossion Crockett James Crow Edmund Crutchfield William De Delay A. D. Eatherly Dr. R. E. Fort J. D. FoY Noble Van Ness ' . I. WiTHERSPOON J. P. Bell B. O. Bentley H. W. Bevins R. P. Blackmer Ray D. Cooper e. f. culbreath Charles B. Duke, Jr R. P. Blackmer Ray Cooper Fr.atres IX Urbe Harvey H. Hannah Daurin Hindman Dr. C. W. Hoffer T. C. Hudmon Lee J. Loventhal Maxey Luton Harold Lowe Dr. Thomas W. Mexees Walter M. Noel George C. Norton Dr. Bruce R. Payne Carr Payne Edward Payne A. O. Phillips William Puryear Martin Roberts George A. Shwab Robert Sneed L. B. Stevens Paul Stumb Julian Thomas Edwin Van Ness Albert G. Gerst Joseph P. Gilbert Preston S. Harvill William E. Hudmon Dranbury Jackson Haywood Johnson Casper B. Kuhn Aubrey Maxwell Thomas W. Menees John F. Morrison, Jr. Joseph C. Morrison, Jr. Dr. Eugene M. Orr William A. Puryear Alonzo C. Riley, Jr. Quarles M. Surratt W. H. Soper Alvan H. Spotswood James Stumb Clarence Sutherland Charles Turner Henry O. Weaver Harvey T. Whitson V. D. WiTHERSPOON Edward Young, Jr. 124 nor ynNvy zo or Dfie COMMOtDTJEJ SIGMA NU FRATERNITY VANDERHIl.T UNIVERSITY NASHVILLE. TENN. Dear Editor of the Commodore: It is with some pardonable pride that we point to the achievements that our chapter has made possible. Some of the most noteworthy ones arc as follows: Champion bridge team of the University, composed of Dan Brooks, Dean Sarratt. Mark Collier, and Alden Smith; four of the best all-round athletes in the personages of brothers John Marshall McDonald. Lawson Yates. George and Nig Waller, the Bessemer, Ala.. Hoodlums: the beer-drinking cup which was unanimously awarded to brother " Old Folks " Petrie; a nice set of perfectly fitting harness presented to B. U. (tt) Rountree for his tenth year in fraternity basketball. Transfers came to our aid again this year, thereby saving us. due to the fact that for the sixteenth consecutive year we failed to pledge over three freshmen by Xmas. This year we had planned to cap a number of the left-overs but to our dismay they replied to our bid that they were quite satisfied. However, we expect to have a grand rushing season next fall as brother Nabo Thomas is planning to give a buffet supper at the chapter house the night before matricula- tion for the prospective pledges. Socially, speaking, we intend to give a dance sometime during the year. We are unable to set an exact date as we are trying to secure brother Lawson Yates ' orchestra to furnish music I. ' ) It will be extremely difficult, we fear, to engage this orchestra in question as brother Yates informs us that he is " booked " through 1929. By the way. with the exception of himself, brother Yates has a very good band. His solo singing, to which the orchestra strives to accompany, is his only redeeming feature, but the worst part of it is that he in- variably sings both verse and chorus. We lose Nig this year but George will probably be with us for some years to come, that is if he expects to graduate from the medical school. Signed, A . 125 " VAWUif 3 or ao y {DkOAe COMMOTjOTJE; 1 126 ■r « S C. f c .- ? ' S H ' ? d o fe SB) 5 is X o — Q A GO rt . " . - S -■ ■ w o — ± g .o« a: •=■ 5 _- t c n -o i I pa o J.(v; o K cd o 3or ' V NDY 30 f rrd " } V e COMMOTOT ] pj -«® o o or Alpka Tau Omega Founded September ii, 1865, at Riclimcnul, Virginia Cnlors: Old Gold and Sky Blue rio ' u.;r: White Tea Rose Beta Pi Chapter Established October 19, 1889 Fratrrs IN ' Facvltate R. W. BiLLiN ' GTON, M.E School of Medicine Joe E. Evans, M.D School of Medicine Leon- M. Laxier, M.D School of Medicine R. E. Sullivan-. M.D School of Medicine Donald Davidson, M.A -Issociate Professor of English G. D. Henderson, M.A Professor of Commerce Fratres in Universitate Class of ig27 . Vicksburg, Miss. Lanoice T. Hav, B.A Lexington . . Florence, Ala. Paul A. Neal, M.D West Point . . Tupelo, Miss. Ravford Reid. LL.B. . . . Porteau, Okla. Lynchburg, Miss. Henry R. Sanders, LL.B. . . . Nashville . . . . Delrose Gurney Clark, B.A. . . Vicksburg, Miss. Robert Martin, B.A. . . . Sheffield, Ala. Reber Boult, B.A. . . Ramond Fowler, LL.B. Robins Ledyard, B.A. . Evans Motlow, LL.B. William J. Bryan, B.A. Class of IQ2S Cleaxth F. Brooks, B.A. . Alexandria, La. Ferrell M. Tittsworth, B.A. . Union City James D.wvson, B.A. . Birmingham, Ala. Matt Wilson, B.A. . . . Guntown, Miss. Walter Griffey, M.D. . . Clinton, Ky. Paul Wilson, M.D. . . Guntown, Miss. Harold Foxville, B.A. . . . Chattanooga Thomas Deckman, LL.B. . . . Nashville Russell Hackney, B.A. . . . Chattanooga Class of IQ2g William Burrow, B.A Milan Gilbert Maples, B.A Bethel William W. Hughes, B.A. . . Memphis Luke Lea, Jr., B.A Nashville D. U. Lipscomb, B.A Nashville F. D. Kelly, B.A Pulaski Class of 1930 CovixcToy Riley-, LL.B. . Birmingham, Ala. Robert T. Motlow, LL.B. . . Lynchburg William R. Abernathy . Pulaski, Tenn. William B. Lewis Dover Latham S. Davis Tullahoma Hugh W. Moores Fayetteville Rollix W. Daxiel .... Old Hickory James B. Miller Jackson Daxiel W. Deckman Jacksonville, Fla. Buford Bryan Delrose George F. Freeman .... Huntingdon Robert L. Saxdford Ripley Burns Garrett Dresden L. Austin Smith . . . West Point, Ark. JoHX Thompson Nashville 127 NDY 3 or ., 30 »(l Dke GO V MOTjOTJB Kc J. H. ACKLEN J. P. Atkins J. R. AisT Isaac Ball E. P. Bond L. G. BOXWELL W. T. Caldwell S. H. Chester Alpna Tau Omega BETA PI CHAPTER— (7 r;„ ,»„y Fratri;s IX Urbe A. I. Childress A. E. Clement D. M. Clemevt R. W. Crichlow J. J. Didcoct F. R. GoAR J. T. Hatcher R. H. Jones R. W. Jones R. J. KiMBROUCH Percy Kinnard R. H. KiRBV Luke Lea Robert Lusk H. H. McAlister, J ' ' . E. A. Meeks B. P. Moore Craig Moulder F. A. MosER A. B. Neal W. S. Nobles J. F. NOLNNAN S. H. Orr E. E. Patterson H. L Parish J. W. Perrv O. L. QuiLLIAN C. O. Rav Leo Record Boyd T. Riley J. B. SCOBY R. M. Sealy F. M. See J. W. Shackford Cecil Sims J. G. Stephenson Rev. G. W. Stoves Joe Stoves J. R. Thompson, Jr. Bradley Walker H. S. Wakefield J. W. Warner, Jr. R. J. Warner W. D. Weatherford W. W. WiLKERSON 128 3cor " Y NDY Zo f rr ? Of c COMMQ-POT ' p . o Aljilia ®au (iPmrga 3Fratprntti| VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY NASHVILLE. TENN. Dear Annual Called the Commodore: As Brother Tacitus Kelley so often says " We mustn ' t brag. " but we know that we have more pressing engagements than any other frat. In spite of bad checks Brother Butterfield managed to become solvent enough to furnish us with a big Hudson car for rushing. We won a golf cup last year when Brother Nuss- baum crashed through with the municipal trophy (16th flight) with Brother Nubbin Stewart as faithful caddy. Brother Griper Reid has the largest quantity of lead---both before and behind---than any other member. Brother Lena Mills Boult curdled---be2 your pardon---choraled at the Ward-Belmont open house and has been black-balled from that institution hereafter. Since the Burk Terrors have reclaimed their own, prospects look bad. but if Brother Pi Hays can keep away from flu we may come out. Brother Red Sanders has usurped the power from the K.A. ' s that was held so long and in such esteem by Gerald Fay. and he is now known as District Jail Inspector of Davidson County. Come to our dances and broad-en your social acquaintances among the gentle sex---for fuller in- formation see Brother Ray Fowler. Last, but by no means least, may I mention that I am still pilot in this stable. Modestly yours, P. S. --Delayed rushing holds no fears for us--- Oscar Butterfield has a button in his pocket. 129 or: " wm XTif zor 20 g o % OKOAe COMMOTjQRB .K § ' nor 130 • i-r- - " = SS 3| Kl - f r. K P ' V NDy o 30 ( rrd? £7Xe COMMOIPT ' Delta Kappa Epsilon Fouiuled nt Yale, 1844 Colors: Azure, Or and Gules Flower: Pansv or lamma Chapt Established 1847 er Re-estahlished 1889 Fratrks IX Facultate Frederick R. Brvson-, B.A., M.A hsoiiate Profrssor of Fn-nc i C. M. Hamilton-, M.D Instriutor of Dcrmalolotiy Harry Leake, M.D Professor of Medicine Cris C. McClure Professor of X-Ray EinviN ' MiMS, Pii.D Professor of English David R. Pickens, M.D Professor of Proctoloe y William L. Fleming, B.A Baelerioloijy .IssistanI HoRTON " R. Casparis, M.D Professor of Pediatrics FrATRES IX UxiVERSITATE Class of IQ27 W. R. Hendrix, Jr., B.A. Ralph Edwards, B.A. Fred McKibbon, K.A. Earl Loughridge, B.E. Baton RnuRe, La. Francis D. Nance, B.A. . Soochnw, China Jacksonville, Fla. William O. Vaughan, B.S. . Mayfield, Ky. . . . Culleoka W. Zaring, Jr., B.A. . . Jacksonville, Fla. . . Boyd, Fla. James rNDERWooD, LL.B., East Orange, N. J. Class of IQ2S M. R. Underwood, LL.B. . East Orange, N.J. Walter S. Love, B.A. . . . Laurel, Miss. H. Morchheimer, LLB. , Anderson Spickard, B.A. Parkdale, Ark. . . Nashville Class of 1929 Mli.FOKD Williams, B.A. . West Point, Miss. John Foster, B.A. . . Birmingham, Ala. Lawson Davis, B.A Nashville D. W. Nance, B.A., M.D. . Soochow, China Harold Farrar, B.A., M.D. . . Shelbyville Russell Bailev, B.A. . . CuiTeeville, Miss. Mayes Hume, B.A. . . Grantland Rucker, B.A. Paul Hunter, B.E. . . JuDSON McLester, B.A. Robert Winslow, B.A. . Franklin . Nashville . Na5h ille Ashland, Ky. Birmingham, Ala. William M. Sheppard, Winston-Salem, N. C. Class of igjo EwiNC Graham, B.A. . . . Paducah, Ky. Hugh L. Holley, B.A. Robert B. Roach, B.A. Jacksonville, Fla. . . F avetteville Irbv Bright, B.A. Harold P. Lindsey Nashville B.E., Palm Beach, Fla. 131 rA ' NViyr ZLOT. 30 o mOAe COMMOIB-RE 1 3or Delta Kappa Epsilon GAMMA CHAPTER— 6 ' o« ;««(y Fratres in Urbe E. E. Britt G. H. Callender J. H. Callexder A. R. Cornelius G. L. Cornelius H. Herbert Corson A. D. Creighton H. L. Badger B. A. Bennie W. A. Bennie m. m. cullom Ernest Davis Paul Davis Charles Davitt, Jr. C. G. DURY C. Edwards J. R. Greene L. Hamilton Alfred Hume William Hume T. G. Kittrell G. R. Long D. O. McCarn Jeff McCarn T. T. McCORLEV B. M. McLemore John Maddin W. H. Meeks James Morris H. M. Davis P. T. Nichols H. C. Parrent S. F. Perkins A. H. Pettibone Thomas Pointer G. C. Porter W. H. Raymond Joe Roach George Russell E. C. Scruggs Allan Shapard Hersey Stetson Walter Stokes, Jr. W. H. Swiggar W. R. Young A. J. Zeitler W. G. Caldwell Lindsey Davis Edward Meadow Ernest Boyd 132 O " VA xyy 30 f rrd? £7Xe aDMMomvBW } DELTA KAPPA EPSILON FRATERNITY VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY NASIIVII,I.E, TEN.N. Dear Commodore: Here ' s a little notice that I ' ve found time to send you about us boys in dear old Delta Kappa Epsilon. We aren ' t rivalling our Yale chapter just at present due to lack of numbers, since Brothers Foster and Baird left us flat this year, but we hope to be second to our most illustri- ous chapter some day. Anyway, we have Brother Hendrix, who ' s a Deke chapter all by himself. Brother " Swine " McKibbon helps uphold our reputation on the football field, also. It is rumored that he has had much business in the neighborhood of 8th Ave. and the reservoir lately. Morchheimer shines for us in the social whirls of the city, while Underwood is the co-ed ' s delight. Since that most delightful public ex- hibition of osculatory exercises in the Hillsboro Theatre, it is said that he is besieged by eager co-eds on every side. It is doubtful if he can supply the demand, though we all give him credit for being a pugnacious pugger. Brother " Frick " Nance is an ace in the world of philosophy and will soon become a deadly rival of " Cocky " Sanborn. Dear Brother " Buzzard " Edwards is soon to leave us to go to South America with the United Fruit Company, which deals largely in bananas. As regards myself. I am modest, so will say that my general appearance is unchanged. Sorrily yours. :f : t- 133 or Y NDY i: zor a;o o £7Xe COMMOIJO-RE . Q 134 - 1 ' — - — u 30 r 60 o cK 5 - :« -?. C t8 hffl el £0 SI Eh c " at- c " O .- 3 Tn- ' - !lC a; C oj-r . - jzs: fc, 0! ,5-1 " £ j: o NDY 30 vC ui - .r O COMMOIjOT F or: Colors: Blue and Gold FIoil ' it: White Rose Sigma Chi Fmiiuied at Miami University, 1855 Alpha Psi Chapter Established 1S91 Fratres in Facultate H. B. Carre, B.A., B.D., Fh.O. . Professor of English Exi-yisis in Sc iool of Rrlii io?: Thomas Carter, M.A., B.D. . Professor of Gnrk Exct csis in School of Riliyion W. P. CONKELL, B.S., M.S Member Hoard of Trust Thomas M. Woodard, B.A., M.A Instructor in Biology Waller S. Leathers, M.D Professor of Pre-venti ' ve Medicine Clarence Connell, B.E Superintendent of landerbilt Hospital Alfred Blalock, M.D Instructor of Surijery Fratres in I ' niversitate (jlass of Carev Bringle, B.A Covington Charles C. Brown, B.A. . . Como, Miss. Ed Bvnum, LL.B. . Oklahoma City, Okla. Glenn Fant, B.A. . Holly Springs, Miss. Herschel Finger, B.A. . . . Nashville McTvEiRE Yarbrough, 1927 Street Fulton, B.A., M.A. . . Columbia Robert Moore, B.A Nashville James Overall, M.D Nashville Ernest Parsons, A.B. . . McAlister, Okla. Raymond Roddy, LL.B. . . Portland, Ark. B.A. . . Nashville CJnss of 1928 Edward Anderson, B.A., Jacksonville, Fla. Edward Brittain, B.A Nashville Jack Chesney, B.A. . . Middlesboro, Ky. Robert Ewin, B.A Franklin Andrew Fant, B.A. . . . Macon, Miss. Bill Hopson, B.A. . . . Little Rock, ArK. Edward Houston, B.A. . . . Nashville c;i Y A. Lindsey- Portland Merrill Moore, B.A., M.D. . . Nas R. a. O ' Brien, B.S., M.D. . Corning, |oe Webb Peoples, B.A. . Blue Ridge, R. B. PuRVEAR, Jr., B.A. . . . Na W. Rucks, B.A., M.D., Oklahoma City, WlI.LARD TiRRILL, JR., B.A. . . Nas , Ark. hville N. V. N. C. hville Okla. hville Philip Winston, B.A Memphis Clnss of iQ2g Frank Barry, B.A. . . . Providence, Ky. Caruthers Ewing, B.A Memphis Herald Breining, B.A. . Washington, D. C. Charles Fuller, B.E Nashville James Brown, B.A Springfield Fay Murphey, B.A Chattanooga Harold Chenault, B.A. . . Louisville, Ky. James Oliver, B.E. . . . Prattville, Ala. Wilbur Creighton, B.E. . . . Nashville Henry Rand. B.A St. Louis, Mo. George Ewing, B.A., M.D. . . Nashville John Thomas, B.E Chattanooga Class of 1930 Robert Creighton, B.E. . . . Nashville Ira Parker, Jr., B.A. . Louis Emmett, B.E Nashville TiRRiLL Parker, B.A. . Charles Hudson, B.A. . McAlister, Okla. William Porter, B.A. John McEwin, B.A Nashville Jesse Short, B.A. . . Nashville Nashville Nashville Franklin 3S " Y mxyy :iojz 30 moke commotjore Is Sigma Cki ALPHA PSI CHAPTER— Co« »» ,y R. L. Alexander, Jr. Albert Alexander John Ambrose SuMPTER Anderson George Armistead Parkes Armistead Charles Bell Rader Bell W. A. Benson D. B. Blakemore J. G. Blakemore W. A. Blanton DoswELL P. Brown R. C. Brown R. R. Brown H. H. Cartwright J. M. Gate E. B. Chappell, Jr. r. B. Connell Harben Daniels W. W. Dillon, Jr. Chas. D. Dunbar, Jr. James S. Dunbar Harry Dyer H. H. Earthman Robert Ewing R. A. Fields L. B. Kite SOX. Fratres IX Urbe William Fitzgerald C. A. Flannery Joe Fisk James S. Fraser G. A. W. Frazier Horace Gayden David Glenn E. W. Graham C. A. Hall R. M. Hall, Sr. Humphrey Hardison L. M. Hollins Robinson Houston P. D. Hunter, Jr. Paul Hussey Robert Hunt Charles H. Johnson Frank Johnson C. W. Jones Leonard Kirkes M. B. Leavell Ira Matthews Don McEwen Norman S. McEwen Ralph E. McGill Charles A. McInturff David L. McQuiddy Puryear Mims John Trotwood Moore Owen Morris r. o. norvell W. E. Norvell Bruce Overton A. B. Paschall John Picton Edwin Potter Justin Potter Joe Puryear Charles Racland Egbert W. Smith E. B. Stahlman J. G. Stahlman A. B. Stevenson J. J. Stowe Logan Tate John K. Teague W. C. Teague Lewis Tillman E. L. Thornton Nelson Thornton R. W. Turner Wiley J. Utz William Wade Edwin Walsh S. A. Weakley Dempsey Weaver T. A. Wigginton, Jr. 136 ' V NDV 10 : rvl7 Of e commoijo-re t [ ■ : SIGMA CHI FRATERNITY VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY Nashville, Tenn. Dear Commodore: We ' ll have to admit that our social and athletic prowess is almost gone. Brother " Country " Oliver keeps in good training by man-handling various of the brothers. Then. too. Brother McGill will uphold our reputation as long as paper and bottles (ink. of course) hold out. Brother Roddy is our sole bid socially. He has. however, unfortunately been barred from the Klit Klat Klub for running a rival attraction to the entertainers. Since Brothers Kirkes and Morris left, we have lost out almost entirely with the darker element. Still, the moral tone of the chapter has come up some, due to the steady Puritanical in- fluence of the two Fants and Parsons. Brother " Pete " Stubbins. out best understudy of Brother Kirkes. became incapacitated shortly after Thanksgiving due to his strenuous activiites, and had to withdraw from the university. The intellectual atmosphere of the chapter is ably sustained by Brother Fulton, seconded by the two Fants. Brother Hinkle of our Sing Sing chapter spent a very profit- able summer with us. and departed leaving the brothers proud possessors of their eye-teeth and a large store of experience. He represents us in the Navy now. This report as a whole sounds rather discouraging, but cheer up — I have attained my ambition in becoming a newsboy. Egotistically yours. a , Cvwv - 137 or: NDV 3 or StCTM il£7 ie COMMOTjOTJE N " o o Top Row — J. Johnson, Milliken. Huddleston, L. Johnson, Dangler. Second Row — Tipton, Lokey, West, Prather, Hart. Third Row — Anderson. Rice, Radebaugh, True. Mann. Fourth Row — Curry. Grimes, Bynuni, Grimes, Moore. Fifth Row — Luten, Parkes, Elliot, Morris. Bottom Row — Snyder, Warner, Graves. 138 jcor " WiNxyy 30 o or f CXe COMMOTDOTJE M Pki Kappa Psi Fouiulecl at W ' ashinglcin anil Jefferson College, February 19, 1852 Colors: Dark Green and Deep Red Tennessee Delta Chapter Ebtalili lu ' d October 7, 1901 P ' ratri-s in Facultate DuNCAX Eve, Jr., M.D AJjiuut Professor of MiuUcinr H. B. ScHERMERHORN, Ph.B., LL.B., LL.M Professor of Law Fratres in Universitate Class of ig2J Hal V. Huddleston, B.E. . . . Nashville H. B. Kerr, LL.B. Oak Park, 111. ClilSS rif IQ2S Ralph B. Dangler, B.A. . Brooklyn, N. . John A. Johnston, LL.B. . Hickman, Ky. Ralph W. Luten, LL.B. . Waverly, Tenii. T. R. Thomas, B.E., Bowling Green, Ky. Sidney Price, M.D. . . Gainesville, Texas Class of igJQ Leland M. Johnston, B.A. . Hickman, Ky. W. M. Hart Duncan Milliken, B.A., Bowling Green, Ky. T. A. Grimes. B.A Nashville C. D. Grimes, B.A Nashville James Gallagher, B.A B.A Nashville W. M. Mann, B.A. . . . Ripley, Tenn. Frank C. Lokey, B.A. . Birmingham, Ala. O. B. Radebaugh, B.A Nashville . . . Nashville Class of IQJO White Graves. B.A Utica, Miss. J. Clinton Parkes, B.A., Bowling Green, Mo. Ernest Rice, B.A. . . . Dyersburg, Tenn. Howell Warner, B.A Nashville Woodard Tipton. B.A. . Dyersburg, Tenn. George Gaffnev, B.A Nashville J. C. West, B.A HicKman, Ky. Harold Currev, B.A Nashville Robert Moore, B.A. . . Knoxville, Tenn. John Elliott, B.A. . . Springfield, Ohio Frank F. True .... Adairville, Ky. M ' illiam Snyder, B.A. . Springfield, Ohio MuRRY Anderson, B.A. . Waverly, Tenn. Harold Bynum, LL.B. . . Gleason, Tenn. 139 " VAJS VfY 3 or: zo o OKOAe COMMOljOTJB .K§ ' Pki Kappa Psi TENNESSEE DELTA CHAPTER— r;o «; f. o Robert Armistead V. H. Armistead Frank A. Berry S. C. BOYER Felix R. Cheatham Fratres in Urbe John T. Cheek A. B. Clark, Jr. Winston Clarke W. I. Edwards Paul F. Eve, Jr. Guy Gillespie J. T. Cranberry Phil Harrison W. W. Hays C. M. Hunt W. A. Kelly O. W. KUHN R. D. Mills R. S. Morrison A. O. Pate W. K. Phillips John B. Ransom Medicus Ransom Bailey Rascoe F. S. Rever Haskell Richtor D. P. Sexton E. D. Sloan Jordan Stokes, Sr. Jordan Stokes, Jr. J. W. Stokes Edward Swain Boyd Taylor Luttrell Taylor J. H. Thomas, Jr. Gideon P. Wade Chas. B. Whitworth T. J. Wynne Carter Hendrix Joe O. Martin Richard C. Brown Willis Dowell D. W. Wiley James R. Tupper D uncan Eve, Jr. William Carr Cornelius Hall O 140 ZLQT. ' Y NDY - 30 f7: S ' £7Ac COMMQIB-REr W ) plii Svappa l m iFratprnittt VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY NASHVILLE, TENN. Dear Commodore: Divided we stand ( ? ) . and united we would fall, from sheer surprise if for no other reason. We are earnestly striving to model the local chapter after the northern ones, and so far we ' ve had clear sailing. True, we have to re-enact the Civil War on occasions, but the results make it well worth while. Our new high-pressure rushing system is causing much com- ment about the campus. We ' ll let you in on the secret, but don ' t tell---wc don ' t start rushing a man until he ' s already pledged to some other frat! Brother Schermerborn tipped us off to this naive trick, and we ' ve been blisters ever since. Brother Wop Dangler, Studebaker and all. is our most promi- nent man about the campus. Everybody knows him but nobody recognizes him. There ' s a conundrum for you. We lost our sole representative in the Commodore Club, but we refuse to worry over trivial matters. Freddie Shannon wasn ' t here to politic for us. and that settles that. Some are unkind enough to say that he quit in disgust, but we know better. We have the largest representation at the Bijou every Friday night, and that should prove to you that we don ' t go to dances when we don ' t get bids. Our sweatbox ran a hot-box last spring, and for a time we were in high hopes of collecting our insurance and paying what we owe. but some of the other frat men about were too diligent and they put the damned thing out. Joe Byrnes (son of Congressman Joe Byrnes, and don ' t you forget it) enlivens our chapter meetings with his oratorical efforts. Unfortunately his classes downtown interefere some- what with his scholastic endeavors, but he ' s ambitious, th ough why we don ' t know. Ralph Luton and Tid Bits Bynam did something cute re- cently, but we can ' t remember what it was and it probably isn ' t printable anyway. Yours in a strain. - ' tCU - Ki 141 or ' Y NDY ' n zor 30 m £7Ae COMMOIjO-RE KQ ' 14.2 llil - 5 o = -? o (S « " W Oi .- C C 3 ■ .- tt - - § -9 i H iT ' ' °_ i « Tlil aS-5 30 r Y NDV- o ZO m r:£ Vf c COMMOTjQTC A g or PKi Kappa Sigma Founded at University of Pennsylvania, 1850 Colors: Black and Cold Floiucr: Chrysanthemum Alpha Iota Chapter Established, 1902 Fratres in Facultate Fred Barnett, D.D.S Dircilor Diiilal Jurist»udince R. Boyd Bogle, D.D.S Dean of Dental School Oren a. Oliver, D.D.S Professor of Ortliodonlia James J. Vaughn, D.D.S Professor Oral Hygiene and Root Canal Sam C. Cowak, M.D Issistant Professor Obstetrics Fratres in Universitate ChlSS of IQ2y A. W. Applegate, B.A., LL.B. . Little Rock Andrew F. Mason, B.A. . . McMinnville Nolan T. Barnes, B.A., M.D., Amarillo, Tex. Wallace G. Mathis, B.A. . Louisville, Ky. Caleb P. Haun, B.A Nashville M. P. Newman, B.A., M.D Dyer James A. Kirtlev, B.A. . . Murfreesboro Efford E. Sheelv, B.A. . Gulfport, Miss. Paul W. Walker, M.D. . . Joplin, Mo. Class of 192S Everett B. Gibson, Jr., B.A., DeWitt, Ark. John W. Simpson, B.A. . . . Atlanta, Ga. Jesse R. James, B.A. . . . Coopertown James E. Ward, B.A Nashville E. Clifton Milner, B.A. . Gulfport, Miss. Joe C. Young, B.A Osceola, Ark. Geo. F. McCanless, B.A., LL.B., Morristown Class of 1929 James H. Boles, B.A. . . . McMinnville Richard E. Imig. B.A. . . Sheboygan, Wis. Rov P. Allen, B.A. . . . Corinth, Miss. Edgar Lannom, B.A. . . . McMinnville Oscar C. Harper, B.A. . Gulfport, Miss. Charles W. Rasco, Jr., B.A. , DeWitt, Ark. William Virgil Wilson, B.A. . . Pulaski Class of 19 JO Claude W. Cooper, B.A. . . Marion, Ark. John T. Mason, B.A. . . McMinnville William L. Daniels, B.A. . . . Dickson Jared Warner Stark, B.A. . Detroit, Mich. C. A. Horner, Jr., B.A. . . . Nashville Ellis F. Vaughn, B.A. . San Antonio, Tex. Legan C. Young, B.A. . . Osceola, Ark. 143 " V NTyy 3:01: L - HO m£7X COMMOT30-RE § PKi Kappa Sigma ALPHA IOTA CHAPTER— Co i ini,al Charles W. Akers J. Clark Akers Robert E. Bell R. BovD Bogle Fratres IX Urbe Miller Brannon J. L. Bryan A. Caruthers Sam C. Cowan J. K. CURREV J. E. Dunn Amos L. Edwards Roy O. Elam P. M. ESTES Frank Farris Ben Gambill J. AcKLEY Hayes J. V. Henderer Will Huggins James Miller Johnson A. T. Levine W. II. Levine Frank Maddux Roy A. Miles V. II. MncHUM O. A. Oliver John R. Overall Gilbert Parker Earl I. Shaub W. Guild Smith HlBBARD SrYGLEY P. D. Srygley W. G. Titcomb W. E. Ward, Jr. A. S. Williams T. V. Woodrum L. P. Woodward James J. Vaughn G. M. Zuccarello 1+4 3or " VANVy ZLO " Dkc COMMOTBTCE; m . PHI KAPPA SIGMA FRATERNITY VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY Nashville. Tenn. Dear Commodore or Brother Cale: The Phi Kap national convention which was held in this city gave us a fair start on the year in spite of the fact that we were the hosts. All in all a great time was had by all except Ray James, who actually had on a tux and was playing the bull of the ball. The " Ball " will furnish Nashville ' s darkhorses with considerable to talk about for sometime to come, as there was a Phi Kap horse for every nightmare. We had planned a great rushing scascn and had everything sewed up. but Abernathy caused everything to rip open when he pledged ATO. Apple- gate seemed to think it was because the badges of the two fraternities are somewhat alike, but Applegate has been in a fog since Pritchard departed and le. ' t him without a soulmate. We are expecting to have great success in athletics this next year, as Brother Jack Overall is to take over Josh Cody ' s position as assistant coach of varsity football. He makes all of the dances (still) and should have developed quite a line by spring. Our freshman supply became rather endangered when we learned that Castle Heights had gone bankrupt, but every- thing is beginning to look rosy once again, as the school is staging quite a comeback. However, any school would be expected to go on the rocks for awhile at least, after turning out Butt Bostick and Bilious Baird in the same year. These boys are perfectly good brothers in the bonds of old Phi Kap, and both are strutting their respective stuffs in football — not at Vanderbilt but at Cumberland- -where it is rumored that Baird made the second All Wilson County team which was picked by Bostick. Brother Cale Haun is contemplating adding a new story to the chapter house. We do not know where the money is coming from, but we might add that he is business manager of the Commodore and is publishing stuff like this. Wc arc very proud of transfers, that is. as long as they arc not from DePauw. But they arc not all like Brother Lockyear--- thank God. In conclusion let us announce that Brother Everett Hoot Gibson will not run for B. U. this year. He says that once is enough. Signed. v TTLstL:- us or " Y NDY 3 03 o ;: mE7Ae COMMOTjO ' RE f Top Row — Rich, Levy, Marks, L. Fishman, Jonas. Second Row — Borodofsky. Rosonblooni. Klein. B. Weinstein. S ' -bulsky. Third Row — Cohen, Loventhal, Simon, Wile. A. Weinstein. Fourth Row— Zibart, S. Fishman. Tui-hfeld. Franklin. Mayer. Bottom Row — Olim, Steintr. Mayer, Lowenstein, Kleban, U or 1+6 3cor ' Y NDY 30 im f:: O c COMMQ-POT B M or Zeta Beta Tau FouiuUil at College of City of Ne v York, 1S98 Activi- Cliafilcrs: Thirty-three .lliimni Cliajylcrs: Seven Colors: Blue and White Homer A. Jonas, B.A. Maron J. Simon, B.A. Alpha Gamma Ckapter Established 191 8 Fratres in Universitate Class of ig2y . . . Nashville Julius Lowenstein, B.A. . . . Nashville . . . Nashville Simon A. Wile, B.A., M.D., Gallatin, Tenn. Class fif 1Q2S Joseph Cohen, B.A Nashville Alfred Lyons, B.A., M.D., New York City Lehman Luskv, B.A Nashville Louis Marks, B.A Nashville Lawrence Sebulskv, B.A. . . . Memphis Bernard Weinstein, B.A. . . . Nashville Leon Fishman, B.A. . . . Trenton, Tenn. Ed Klein, A.B., LL.B. . . Shreveport, La. Mar.x Borodofskv, B.A. Edward Franklin, C.E. . Martin Loventhal, B.A. Maurice Mayer, B.S. . Leon Levy, B.A. . . . Louis Lowenstein, B.A. Charles Olim, B.A. . Class of ig2g . Merigold, Miss. Berney Steiner, B.A Nashville . . . Nashville Sol Tuchfeld, B.A. . . . Jackson, Tenn. . . . Nashville Carl Zibart, B.A Nashville Lake Charles, La. Al Weinstein, A.B., M.D., Middlesboro, Ky. Class of 1 9 JO Shelliy, Miss. James Rich, B.A. . . . Birmingham, Ala. . . . Nashville Svlvain Fishman, B.A. . . Jackson, Tenn. . Sheffield, Ala. Alvin Rosenbloom, B.A. . Jackson, Tenn. Fratres in Urbe M. M. ESKIND S. J. Joseph Sidney Klein M. S. Lebeck M. A. LiGHTMAN Ira LuskY Dan May M. F. Schwartz Alfred Starr Sam Bernow Sol Lowenstein Roland Abrahams Horace Levy 147 ynNxyy 3 or o [OkDAe COMMOTjO-RB .1 Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity Vanderbilt University NMshvillc. Tcnii. Dear Mooney Man of the Commodore: We got through rushing season this year without losing a man to the Dekes. and as a result we haven ' t been bumped by them since we lost Loeb in 1921. Alcng with the Sigma Chis we jointly edit the Hustler, if any. since Paul Doss so successfully mismanaged it last year. A number of our bright young freshmen are reputed to have a nose for news, and while we cannot vouch for the news item the rest is certainly true. Brother Lehman Lusky ' s photo is enshrined along with that of Bennie Friedman, and we arise daily at 8 A.M. to worship. Our chapter house is used largely to break the journey from the YMHA or Joe Morse ' s to the Woodmont Club, which we sometimes jestingly call the Annex, and where we hold our nightly revels. Brother Maron Simon holds the throne at these endurance con- tests, ably assisted by Brother Hallie Lyons, who came direct from New York ' s East Side Honky Tonks to spread culture among the barbarians. The only excuse discovered for the existence of Bro. Lyon ' s mustache so far is that it has not yet discovered to whom it is attached. Brother Simon Wiles and Dear Robinson jointly run the medical school, and Bro. Wiles ' ability to swipe drinkable alky from the embalming room has made him the most sought after man in the chapter. Incidentally it would take something like that to make him sought after, unless the bulls wanted him. We are ready to admit that we made a mistake and missed a trick by not pledging Sammie Wcingarden. but how were we to know that he was going to be a Phi Bete? One of the brothers reminds me that we were bumped years ago by the Deltas on Shaneberger. but he quit school and went to Yale, so we don ' t consider that a real loss. We rotate our three representative bid to all the fraternity dances, and since we never give a dance ourselves we are able to be well organized fcr the Pep dances at the YMHA. That ' s all the chapter news for tonight. Here ' s hoping that the editors of the Commodore ride in Cadillacs this spring. Signed, C £u — ?i4v£ 148 " XOT. " V muy 30 nfe u o or 0]{ £7Xe COMMOTjO-RE M Top Row — Not ' l. ( " unninslijim, H. La»kiy, Tankslty. Set ond Rovv-C. Lackey. " ulwell. Pattmi. J. Manley. Third Row — Fain-loth. Milltr, Stone, Taylor. C ' rum. Fourth Row ( ' ox. KiUniaii. B. Manley. I Jerri ck. Bottom Row — Fain. Hill, Brown. Rotiinson. Lackuy. 149 yrnsxyy 3: or o or pkOL COMMO130T?E 1 Pi K appa Alpha Founded at the University of Virginia, March i, 1868 Colors: Garnet and Old Gold Floiver: Lily-of-the-Valley Sigma Cnapter Established 1893; Re-established 1921 Fratres in Facultate Walter L. Fleming, M.A., Ph.D Dran College .Iris and Sciences W. H. Blake, M.D Instructor in Medical Collecje Fratres in Universitate Class of igzy W. Cunningham, B.A., St. Petersburg, Fla. Bryan Faircloth, B.A. Jeffrey Stone, B.A Union City Birmingham, Ala. Class of IQjS Jasper Hunt, M.D Atlanta Frank Cox, B.E Nashville Charles Crum, LL.B. . Birmingham, Ala. Eugene Regen, M.D Franklin Andrew Derrick, B.A. . . Clayton, Ga. Byron Hill, B.A Jackson Carver Lackey, B.A Nashville Franklin Pierce, LL.B Trimble Ryan Taylor, B.A Bells R. Frank Miller, B.A. . . . Welch, La. Sperry Brown, B.A., LL.B. Dallas Class of IQJQ Tyree Fain, LL.B Nashville O. W. Patton, B.A Nashville Howard Lackey, B.A. . . . Carlisle, Pa. Buford Manley, B.A. . . . Murfrceslioro Walter Linderwood, M.D. . . Nashville Thos. R. Robinson, LL.B. . . . Nashville Thomas R. Robinson, LL.B. . . Nashville Class of 1 9 JO William H. Tanksley, B.A., M.D., Nashville Robert Killman, B.E Nashville Bert Culwell, B.A. . . . Warrior, Ala. Boone Noel, B.E Nashville James Manley ' , B.A. . . . Beech Grove S. Ogle Jones, M.D. . Roswell, New Mexico 150 nor : ' V NDy ' U o ZLO f} Dke COMMOTjOTOE; § Pi Kappa Alpka SIGMA CHAPTER— c;o« ««(v Fratres in Urbe Thomas Holt Milton Davenport LuciAN Kaercher J. H. Turner J. E. Taylor Prentice A. Pooh C. B. ROGAN James Reynolds A. L. Rawlings Louis A. Pope H. T. Polk Douglas Bethurum Walter Cox W. C. Miller C. W. Rowe C. B. Arnold C. H. Olmstead R. T. McCloud J. A. MURFREE R. F. Madden R. C. Rochelle D. H. McCOLLOUGH Daniel Boone WiLBURN Calvert N. T. LowRY Louis Leftwich A. P. Hill R. B. Harrison H. B. Darrow Weldon Sanduskey G. S. Phillips James Graham William Danley Lawrence Spore A. B. Cummings C. S. Crawfoot Henry Hunt W. C. Alexander Frank Davenport John Drennan Ward Huey Neill Watson 151 " WAnVfT 3 or MdAc COMMOTjO-RE 1 PI KAPPA ALPHA FRATERNITY VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY Nashville, Tenn. Dear Commodore: You ask us to expostulate, here goes. First our boy Cowboy Jones, from the wild and wooly West, though not proficient in riding horses since being here, has almost become equestrian through association with his brothers. Brother " Politician " Crum attempted a coup d ' etat but the Commodore Club was not ready to sell out. He also has the happy faculty of being able to play football in a more inebriated con- dition than any other man on the campus. Bro. Tyrce Pain ' s " rollo " almost resulted fatally with him at the Belle Meade Club recently when the Sig Alph cohorts combined against him. Brother Bryan Fairdoth. our second bid for fame on the gridiron, showed the rest of us what a sweet Xmas card to send profs in case you need a passing grade. Wc are second only to one as politicians on the campus. But the unfortunate thing is that we never get anything. We pledged three and one-half men this year and hope the other one-half develops soon. Modesty prevents my saying that we also have an embryonic author in our midst. Intellectually f?) yours. JO o-C«J Gj t»_k»... -vAf 153 3or ■ ' v m ' xyy JO u o or £7Ae COMMOrDTO jpg ■: o i Top Row — Walker. Jackson, Bates, O ' Callaghan, Selman. Second Row — Sherrill, Hamilton, James. Cram, Karnes. Third Row — Xlillei-. Donunick, Roberts, Rutherford, Corbett. Fourth Row — Soloman. Morris, RilMiy, Luton, Griggs. Fifth RoT.- — Westmoreland. Parker, Trimble. D. Cram. Horton. Sixth Row — Davis, Meredith. Donoho. Sharber. Seventh Row — Dozier, Donoho, Pickard, Soloman. Corbett. 153 ynisTyy 3031 30 DU COMMOTOREn LambJa Cni Alpka Founded at Boston University, 1909 Colors: Purple, Green and Gold GAMMA DELTA ZETA Established February 24, 1922 Frater in Facultate M. C. Gordon, M.A., Professor of Commerce Fratres in Universitate Class of igij H. Carev Walker, B.S., M.D. . , Nashville Ei.kin Rippev, M.D. L. F. Hamilton, B.A. . . . Paducah, Kv. W. E. Miller, B.A. E. P. James, LL.B Paducah, Ky. T. O. Morris, LL.B. M. B. Solomon, LL.B. . Shelbyville, Tenn. Winston- Cram, B.A. Class of IQ28 Flower: Violet . . Nashville . Paducah, Ky. Little Rock, Ark. . . . Nashville Melvin Young, B.A Nashville J. T. Davis, B.A Corinth, Miss. J. T. Jackson, M.D. . . . Leesburg, Va. John W. Meredith, B.A. . Scottsville, Ky. W. McCowan, A.B., M.D., Hazlegreen, Ala. C. M. CosTON, A.B., M.D., Tuscaloosa, Ala. H. G. Karnes, B.A Nashville H. N. O ' Callahan, B.A. . . . Nashville W. S. Trimble, B.E Nashville O. O. PicKARD, B.A Nashville M. O. Parks, A.B., M.D. . CullcoKa, Tenn. H. T. Roberts, LL.B., B.A. . . . Nashville Class of ig2Q John Bates, B.E Nashville L. E. Boone, B.A. . . Chattanooga, Tenn. T. H. EiDSON, B.E. . . . Enterprise, Ala. J. S. Luton, B.A Nashville Joseph W. Beard, B.S., M.D., Shreveport, La. R. H. Johnston, B.S., M.D. . Enid, Miss. Class of 1 9 JO P. H. CoRBirr, B.A Memphis Howard C. Griggs, B.E. . Amarillo, Texas Granville Horton, B.E. . . . Nashville C. Williamson, A.B., LL.B., Tccumseh, Mich. A. S. Parker, B.A. . . . Mercer, Calif. H. D. Westmoreland, B.A., Athens, Ala. Trimble Sharper, B.A Nashville Charles Donoho, B.S. . . Lake Wales, Fla. George D. Dominick, B.E. . . . Nashville Donald H. Cram, B.A Nashville Rav H. Rutherford, B.A. . . Miami, Fla. Lvnn Sherrill, B.A. . . Port Arthur, Tex. Larrv M. Donoho, B.A Portland Robert L. Dozier, A.B. M.D. . . Nashville Howard Selman, B.A. . Monticello, Miss. Jonas Coverdale Charles G. Blackard D. A. Gamage M. O. Parks Fratres in Urbe J. T. Hester Collette Mayfield John Scobey Charles H. Stone W. G. McCown V ' ester Choate Elkin Rippey T. a. Shriver, Jr. M. Osborne Carrol Jones H. G. Walker 15+ nor " y Nvy ZO " Ph OAc COMMOTjO ' R a ffiambiia (!ll|i Al;il)a iFratrrnity VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY NASHVILLE, TENN. Dear Commodore: We arc getting along as well as usual, except that the damfool landlord insists that we pay the rent. Our rushing was a great success this year, due to the new system devised by Brother Smokestack Miller. We save time, energy, and money, the latter, of course, being no object. Here is the system: We simply wait till all the other fraternities have pledged, and then we bid the leftovers. Some of these are gullible and fall for Brother Farrow Hamilton ' s crack line about our chapter. We almost believe it our- selves. One of our freshmen almost went an- other frat. that is, he would have taken a bid had he been offered one. So, in regard to pledges we ' re right proud of ourselves. We really have a fine chapter. It bears the special distinction of being two things at once, a fraternity chapter and an alumni club of the Tennessee Industrial School. One of our fresh- men, speaking for the group, made a very cute remark. He said that none of the pledges minded Kangaroo Kourt, since they had all been hardened to it by numerous sessions in the Juvenile Court. That ' s all for now. Drop by the house some time and look us over, (not overlook us) . Love and kisses to Cale and Herk. Regretfully, . l S x-LiS. ( . ' c t - t 155 OE A NDY n 3 03 30 o m £7Xe QOMMOID ' RE K Top Row — Jones. Jolly, Spuck, Mrllvvainc. Sofond Row — Cossey, Burton. Mi, ' ht. Smith. Husllts. Thii-d Kow — Wilson, Wlicoxtn, Bunton, Gesling. Rogers. Fourth Kow — Greene, Sensi ' baugh. Shaver, Hawkins, Parker. 156 301: TANVy c o 30 or r h DAe COMMO1j0T?E m Chi Phi Finiiulecl al I ' liiicctcm, neccinher 24, 1S24 Culms: Scarlet and Blue Alpha Pi Chapter Established 1883; Re-established 1924 Frattr IN ' Faciltate W. R. Cole, B.A Pnsidcnl Board of Trust Class of igz-j Ckcii, R. Cossi:i , LL.H. . New drk City Fitzgerald S. Pakkkr, LL.H. . . Nashville R. H. Hughes, LL.B. . . New Orleans, La. J. Ra mon-1) Speck, B.E Nashville (lUiSS of 1(J S W. D. Buxton, LL.B. . . Rio Frio, Texas V. B. Paul, LL.B Nashville Luis E. Guizado, B.S., Panama City, Rep. Pa. (,. F. Sensabaugh, B.A. . . . Nashville J. F. McIlwaine, B.A Nashville A. G. Wilsov, B.S. . . . Mayfield, Ky. y. F. Wright, H.A. . . . Mayfield, Ky. R. K. BuRTOv, B.A. . F. R. c;esling, B.E. C. W. ?L wKi s, B.E. A. F. Jones, B.E. . . (jt iss of 1Q2Q . . Memphis C. W. Rodgeks, B.S Cairo, III. . Ashland, Ky. C. E. Shaver, B.A. . . . Huntsville, Ala. . White Bluff A. C. SinrtH, LL.B. . . . Columbus, Ohio Marianna, Ark. C. S. WiLCOXEN, B.A. . . . Ashland, Ky. (llass of IQ30 R. M. Acklen, B.A Nashville J. J. Jolley, B.A Florence, Ala. J. VV. Green, B.A Nashville W. A. Sullivan, B.E Nashville Fratrks IN ' Urbe R. P. Bell A. J. Lamor Johnson Bransford A. G. Link William E. Buist Dr. E. B. Ale. a der James A. Burrow John W. Maddin, Jr. E. F. Cook James L Vance E. E. Daugherty C. B. Wallace B. H. Enloe E. B. Wilkinson J. B. Howe Harry Winn ' 57 " VAlS Tfy zoi: g mose odmmoijore ,m! Chi Phi Fraternity VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY NASHVILLE, TENN. Dear Editor: There ' s one big thing we always use in rushing. Whitefoord R. Cole is our alumnus. Of course it doesn ' t matter what he thinks of us now, but it sounds good. Our boy Hughes is frankly the brains of our organization. Since the days of Godfather Quern, we have lacked lea dership, but when Hardy says step, we jump. We ' re willing to, however, for it is due largely to his efforts that we meet the interest payments on the house ever so often. We maintain a small, exclusive chapter. The S.A.E. ' s are welcome to an army sized chapter, but we are unusually particular as to who we take in. Sometimes our freshmen are leftovers, selected from the Great Unwanted, but in every case they have proved to be men who have some knowledge of what it ' s all about. I wish I had the power in my organization that Hardy has. Brother Hughes has twice as much influence as I have. And with the women it ' s the same way. Take Peabody girls. Brother Hardy rushed some sweet young things from the Institute so much that even Bruce Payne knew about it. Many people think we have an inferiority com- plex, but it is not true at all. I ' m confident you ' ll print my letter, Mr. Editor. Hopefully yours. - cJL .58 30 E A NDV- 10 Honorary and ,■: 0 f7A , COmMOVOVE 1 60 qj ' t I? 15 . " v. I ; - .Q = £ Eh ,i H ;=, 30 r ynNxyy o 3:0 ' : Ci . „ . .? Oke COMMQ-PQ-RB W o Alpka Kappa Kappa Seniors R. W. Alien- N. T. Barnes P. S. York E. A. HiCHTOWER R. B. Holt Frank Luten P. A. Neal M. P. Newman C. G. Blitch W. M. Dedman M. DeVito J. T. Jackson H. E. PUCKETT A. P. PlMPHREV R. C. Rices E. L. Rippv V. W. Rogers H. C. Walker P. W. Walker B. T. Harris E. B. Vaness Juniors E. M. Regen F. F. Rudder L. M. Smith W. D. Stravhorn P. E. Wilson J. R. Norton Sophomores W. L. Berkley S. A. COLLOM H. A. Farrar W. D. Frev R. O. C. Green A. D. Henderson J. S. Hunt J. A. LiNDAMOOD C. G. McLean W. H. McGehee M. K. Moulder D. W. Nance J. Weibel Freshmen R. L. Dozier W. P. Blackburn D. R. MuRPHv W. A. Farmer B. A. Knickerbocker R. L. Hill J. M. EsTEs A. B. Ramsey Ogle Jones J. O. Newton i£i or ' vqNDy i: jCoi: 30 o DKOke COMMOTjO-RE KQ ' 1 62 S n it-?, :g «„■ - S -5 r -cm C3 .So i55 (5u - „ ' J= y r.- - :-2 s c u d u tt i 5 - » :°oko w " CO " o 3or ' v;qNDy I u o 30 O o o OE 0?[ Oke commotjo-rbP Phi CK{ Medical Fraternity Fdcimlcii at I ' liiversity nf ' erni(iiit, 1889 Colors: Pale CSreen and Wliite Mollo ■ " Phthlainimeii CliraiMiian " Floiucr: Lily-of-the-Valley Acllvc C itiplirs: Fifty-four C. F. Anderson V. C. BiLBRO C. R. Bradford R. R. Brown W. A. Bryan L. E. BuRCH J. C. BuRCH J ERE Caldwell W. J. Core L. C. Bryan E. F. Harbison T. W. Alford j. F. Bikns R. D. Dickens P. B. McLain H. H. Awtry J. W. Beard A. H. Bell Daniel Blain J. B. Adams C. G. Bringle R. M. Finks Sumpter Anderson Hugh Barr E. R. Bostleman F. B. Brewer S. S. Brigcs W. G. Carnathan E. M. Chenault C. R. Crutchfield Pi Chapter Established 1905 Fratres R. S. Cl ' NNINGHAM M. n. Davis II. (). Deaton V. C. Dixon F. B. Dunklin I,. W. Edwards Dlincan Eve, Sr. Duncan Eve, Jr. H. E. Frazier IN Faclltate R. W. CiRIZZARD Howard King W. M. McCabe T. D. McKinney C. C. McClure Harrington Marr j. t. morford p. g. morrissey L. J. Netto N. J. Nunez Fratres in Universit. te Class of 1027 L. W. Long, Jr. C. E. Parker V. D. North J. C. Overall D. C. Pll.CHKR W. B. ROUNTREE Class of iqjS J. C. Gardner A. D. I.add A. V. D. Hagerman C. F. Hollabaugh D. C. Haisten L. E. McDonald M. Moore C. W. Neville Class of IQ2Q H. W. Craddock Edgar Jones J. S. Crutcher, Jr. T. W. Janes George B. Ewing Marion Lawler John M. Hardy L. C. Newman Class of 11) 0 J. W. Ford Harold Klingler J. T. Geiger C. L. Kyle, Jr. K. S. Howlett, Jr. Julian G. Manser H. H. Jenkins Barton McSwain Fratres in Urbe A. S. Darby W. D. Delay H. V. Francisco J. A. Gaines W. W. Hubbard W. L. KiRBY T. O. Meness J. W. Moore Saunders Murray J. M. Oliver W. B. Parker A. M. Patterson T. L. Pecora J. M. Reeses R. T. Regester M. W. Searight, II. C. Smith 163 Jr. ynNTyy John Overton Irving Parkiiurst S. I. Ross Amie Sikes R. E. Sullivan S. R. Teachout A. E. Van Ness J. A. WiTHERSPOON O. H. Wilson N. L. Schmidt B. Stone B. H. Nicholson H. L. Prather W. W. Rucks G. D. Waller, Jr. S. A. Price T. T. Sheppard W. P. Stephens W. v. Newman J. I.. Shaw R. I. Williams W. C. Spain W. A. Sullivan W. G. Thuss H. C. Stewart R. F. Thompson E. C. Walter Hartwell Weaver O. P. West 3 or 30 0(1 DAe COMMOIjO-RE ! ' § ' 164 fe.5 i:-9 !« . a, den .2 2 o s " .0 « o C „- «= S= Qj o aj 1- Oj 1-1 - CO.. •u - rt oj = « !=.5 « I s io- oPh nor :i NDy . o 30 (@ crd? e COMMOTjORB " or Pki Beta Pi (Medical Fraternity) Established at Western Pennsylvania Medical College Colors: Emerald Green and White Publication: " Phi Beta Pi Quarterly " Fratres in Facl LTATE R. C. Derivaux Harnev Brooks Paul D. Lamson A. N. Hollabauch Fratres ix Uxiversitate Class of 1927 W. B. Adamson W. A. DeMonbreuk A. C. Grimes C. M. Miller N. B. Pettit A. W. RUCKER D. n. Carr R. M. COSTON R. R. Crowe F. W. Farley Class of ig S J. D. Farris C. B. Jones T. H. Martin J. E. McClellan W. G. McCowan N. O. Park L. L. Parks J. N. Shell D. W. Smith Class of IQ2Q P. V. Hamilton J. C. Hancock R. H. Johnston R. C. Kash J. C. McKissicK J. F. McMURRY E. B. Rhea F. O. Pearson W. W. Chrisman A. N. Boyd E. H. Barksdale R. E. Roberts A. N. HOLLABAUGH, Jr. Dewey Foster Fratres in Urbe Paul Foster J. J. Ashbv A. L. Irwin H. C. Gayoen H. C. GUERIN T. D. Hall C. M. Hamilton M. S. Lewis E. M. Orr J. T. W ATKINS T. A. Whitfield W. H. Tanksley E. B. Pennington DeWitt Neighbors ifiS ynNxyy 301: o 20 m OAe COMMOTjOT M ' Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity Foiiiideil at I ' niversity of Michigan, Law nepartmcnt, 1869. Colors: Argent and Azure FloiL-er: Jacqueminot Rose Malone s Inn Malone ' s Inn of Phi Delta Phi vas established at Vanderbilt University May 14, 1907. In keeping with the policy of the fraternity at large, Malone ' s Inn from its founding has consistently maintained the national standards hy requiring, for eligihility to membership, a minimum average of 86 per cent in scholarship during any school term, together with a specific intent to practice law. Fratres IX Facultate John Bell Keeble W. K. McAlister H. B. SCHERMERHORN E. T. Seav Fratres in Universitate Class of IQ27 S. L. Hultsman .... Little Rock, Ark. Edwin F. Hunt .... Nashville, Tenn. Fred Schlater .... Nashville, Tenn. Daniel Lee Street Cadiz, Ky. CAdss of I (J J 8 J. G. Stuart Owensboro, Ky. J. W. Porter Nashville, Tenn. Sidney. Keeble .... Nashville, Tenn. George McCanless . . Morristown, Tenn. 166 301: NDy . 30 i . UA , DAe COMMOID ' RB jj S or Left to Rife ' lit, Top Row — Tillman. Petrii ' . Holman. Holnian. Bottom Row — CoL-liran. Crouill, CaklWfll. Alder, Brooks.. Forensic Council Officers H. T. HoLM.AV President D. G. C.M.DVVELL rice-President H. E. Holman Forensic Manayer Members B. L. AinF.R E. G. Crouch H. E. Holman Cleanth Brooks E. C. Cochran G. L. Petrie D. G. Caldwell J. W. Jacobs J. B. Shackford H. T. Holman M. M. Tillman Facllty .4XD Admixistrative Members Dr. Thomas Carter Dr. John Howard Moore Prof. A. M. Harris Mr. L. B. Smelser An organization composed of four faculty members and ten students, having general super- vision and direction of the forensic activities in the I ' niversity. The Council acts upon all pro- posed debates and oratorical contests before they become a part of the forensic program of the University. The work of this body during the past year was very efficient. 167 " VANVfy 3 or o m o ie commoijO ' re lo Top Row — Cosst-y. Stewait. Parker, Huglus. Second Row— MtCall, Motlow. Carney. Cochran. Third Row— Atkins, Holman. Tillman. Cartwright. Moore. Phi Alpha Delta A legal fraternity founded at the University of Chicago in 1896 and installed at Vanderbilt in 1921. The local chapter is known as the Horace K. Lurton Chapter. It is open only to members of the School of Law. Fratres in Uxiversitate Class of ig2y W. D. BuNTON Rio Frio, Texas R. S. Huches New Orleans, La. John Cartwright .... Madison, Tenn. John McCall Nashville, Tenn. E. C. Cochran Nashville, Tenn D. E. Motlow Lynchburg, Tenn. C. R. CossEV Staten Island, N. Y. F. S. Parker Nashville, Tenn. H. T. Holman .... Fayetteville, Tenn. Ned A. Stewart Lewisville, Ark. J. R. L. Moore Nashville, Tenn. Class of igsS Lerov M. Adams .... West Point, Miss. James E. Atkins, Jr. . . . Nashville, Tenn. Chas. Boacxi Opelousas, La. Benton H. Nussbaum . . . Bainhridgc, Ga. Marion M. Tillman . . Greenfield, Tenn. Class of ig2Q DoRSEV Barnes Idabel, Okla. Robert Motlow .... Lynchburg, Tenn. De.xter Brown Nashville, Tenn. John Rye Russellville, Ark. Alvin Carney Nashville, Tenn. A. Smith, Jr West Point, Ark. Randolph Chandler . . Stephenville, Texas A. C. Smith Columbus, Ohio Ferguson Martin .... Russellville, Ark. T. W. Threlkeld .... Morganfield, Ky. Fr-ater in Facultate Prof. Morton Hendrix Fratres in Urbe J. E. Norman John M. Barksdale Joe Martin R. E. McGill E. A. Price, Jr. Poe W. Maddox L. A. Bauman. Jr. William J. Wade A. D. Reed Ernest Williams Charles Embrv Waltan Whitwell Rube McKinney Lowe Watkins Albert Roberts, Jr. 30 r ' NDy - 30 §$ PK £7Ae COMMOTjO ' R m or Top Row — Lee, Caldwell. Dowell, Lewis, Looney. Second Row — Lackey, Cox. Keini. Vaughn. Taylor, Alder. Gamma Eta Gamma Colon: Red and Black Fratres in Universitate Class of ig2J B. L. Al.DER David Caldwell HOGDSON KeIM E. T. Hollins W. E. Lie J. R. LOWRY Edwin Crouch Class rjf IQ2S Frank Handley E. P. Baskette W. B. Dowell Joe Byrns J. E. Vaughn R. W. Horan Class of ig2Q C. K. Davis J. R. Taylor B. F. Taylor William Cox Monroe Watson Robert Moore Tom Robertson Forrest Sanders John S. Burdette Carver Lacky Jerry Evans A legal fraternity fnunded at the I ' niversity of Maine in 1901, and installed at Vanderbilt in 1921. Only members of the Law School are eligible for membership in this fraternity. 169 A NDy 3 or •n-. or m fiie commoijOTJB K§ o Lntf to Right, Top Row — Tklwell, King, Caldwell, Russell, Cooper. Secoiul Row — Cook. Lee, Coles. Creson, Doss. Thiril Row — Sanders. Martin. Smith. Glennon. Hayes. Not in Picture — M. Wallet. Vester Cho. te Zach Coles Cook W. L. Cooper Walter Capers Delta Theta Plii Members Larry Creson Thomas Deckman E. E. Hunter W. M. Martin Frederick Rcssell H. R. Sanders James Senter David Smith J. W. TiDWELL E. M. Waller Paul Doss E. J. Glennon W. H. Haves j. c. Fletcher King Robert E. Lee Donald McNevin IJC 3cor " vm xyy 10 or 1 £7Xe COMMQIjOT j Pife j n Front Row — Dr. McGill, Buchanan, Williams. Provine, Hopkins. Moss. Scpond Row — Jones. F. Williams. Black. Finger. Third Row— Bell. Clark. Weingarten. M. Eldred. Phi Beta Kappa Officers Sam Vei, gartk Prrs ' uicnl Frances Williams Sccniary Malcolm Moss Tn-asurcr Members Sam Weincarten Christine Provine Robert Clark Francis Nance Herschel Fingor Fannie Buchanan Overton Williams Marshall Elored Helen Hopkins Phillip Bell Nela Black Robert Moore Malcolm Moss Charles Jones Francis Williams 171 " VANxyy zor zo mOAe COMMOTjOT K At Piano — Evans. Standing — Dr. Wright. Sensabaugh. Bosticlv. Lattinier. E. Bransford. Haggard, Millrr, " Wheeler, Lawrence, Parker, Mason, Thoniijson, Stockman. Sitting — Welch, E. Miller. M. Miller, Smith. M. Bransford, Simpson, Cohh, Travis, Bowen. Vanderbilt University Choir F. S. Parker, Jr President Elisabeth Bransford Vice-President Dr. Wright Director G. F. Sensabauch Manager Eleanor Haggard Librarian Carriemae Evans Accompanist Personnel Sopranos — Altos — Mary Clark Frances Bowen Carolyn Cobb Elisabeth Bransford Eleanor Haggard Margaret Bransford Eva Miller Elisabeth Lawrence Marion Miller Grace Lowrv Sarah Elizabeth Simpson Elizabeth Matthews Elizabeth Smith Kathrine Miller Ruth Welch Agnes Travis Elizabeth Wheeler Tenors— Basses — James F. Bostick W. H. Hollinshead Robert Clark John Mason John L. timer W. L. Miser Paul Manchester F. S. Parker John Manning G. F. Sensabauch C. A. Rochdieu E. H. Stockman Facan Thompson 17 30 r " " " YANVy zo £7 e COMMOIjO-RB F ' Classical Club Officers Emmett Russell President Frances Carter Vice-President Helen Mayes Dodd Secretary Ralph Adams Treasurer John F. Latimer Faculty Adviser Members Ralph Adams James R. Cox Tom Littleton Martha Roden J. D. Anderson ' Vaulx Crockett, Jr. Lila Lipscomb Emmett Russell S. H. Babcock, Jr. A. Crownover, Jr. Martha Malone Dorothy Stewart Nora Mai Barth leck Paul M. Cro.xkord John T. Mason Thelma Sullivan Fred V. Beesley Helen M. Dodd Sarah Nolen Evelyn Taylor Eva Blum Mary Doud Elizabeth Viles Acnes Travis George H. Boyles Carriemay Evans Ezeli.e Norris Matilda Treanor Floy E. Brown Regina Fuhrer Margaret Oman Daisy Tucker Mary F. Burks Claire B. Graham Constance Orme J. C. Walker Frances Carter Jack J. Jolly Ruth Parrish H. Westmoreland Mildred Cisco Nathan J. Kohn Ozelle Puckette Elizabeth Wheeler C. W. Cooper, Jr. Louise Louche Robert B. Roach Marianne Widener The undergraduate Classical Club was organized lo promote the study of and interest in Latin and CJreek in ' anderbilt. Membership is limited to students in Latin and Greek. Appli- cation is being made for membership in the national organization of Eta Sigma Phi. Meetings are held twice each month. Talks are made by members of the various depart- ments on subjects related to the classics. Students also take part in programs. In the spring a Greek or Latin play in translation will be staged. 173 or " VANxyy 3 or 3.0 D HAe COMMOn3-R KQ ' Top Row — Prof. Deacon, Bailey, Lavender, Sebulskey, Dr. Reinke, Dr. Ingersoll, Dr. Bircher. Second Row — Seay. Tirrill. Hollingshead, Smith. Wilson, Clark, Maimon, Wimpey. Bottom Row — Moore. Bringle, C ' hesney. McSw ' ain, Carney, Ford. Skull and Bones Honor.iry Pre-Medical Club Officers Thomas M. Woooard President W. H. HoLLlNSHEAD . I ' iee-PresiJent Carev Bringle Secretary J. E. Carney Treasurer HiLLis L. Seay Sergeant-at-.lrms Members J. S. Bailey E. G. Clark F. A. Moore W. O. Tirrii.i.. Jr. C. G. Bringle James Dawson Sam Maimon J. B. Wimpey H. M. Carney J. W. Ford Lawrence Sebulskey Matt Wilson J. E. Carney Charles Kyle E. E. Sheely Hillis Seay Jack Chesney H. C. Lavender James Smith T. M. Woodard Barton McSwain W. H. Hollinshead HoxoR.ARv Members Dr. Louis J. Bircher Prof. W. M. Deacon Dr. A. W. Ingersoll Dr. E. E. Reinke 174 :ior ANVfy o 30 ( rrC £7Xe COMMO130TO F or ' 75 A NDY 301: 0 DAe COMMOID-RE NO ' soRORirr GIRLS ZK ■ 74 nor " VANvry o 30 CS iIi u Vk Vkc QGmAOXBV Wm s u o o or Top Row — MfKee. Dirkpj-. Bates. Sufhei-land. Ledbetter. Second Row — Smith. Kifk.s. Smithson. Johnson. Rankin. Mathison. Girls Pan-Hellenic Council Officers Akn SuTHERL.wn, AAA Prrsidcnl Frances McKee, A O II Vice-President Marv Bates, r B Secretary Louise Rankiv, - K Treasurer Members Marv Dickey, AAA Harriett Smithson, K A 9 Georgia Ledbetter, A O II Davie Mathison, A E I Vallie Smith, V I V, Rebecca Johnson, A E Dorothy Kirk, K A O Ackes Parrish, 2 K 177 " VAnxyy ZHOU 3.0 o 0 1 £7Ae C0MM0130RE KQ ' o t Top Row — Creighton, Greenlaw. Treaiior, Doud. Cobb, Second Row — E. Webb, Baskett, Grosty. J. Smith, Kingree, Foster. Third Row — Niles, Smithson, McGann, Chadwick. A. Brown, A. Webb. Fourth Row M. Smith, Duncan. Hughes, Hill. Joplin. Fifth Row — Johnston. Jackson. E. William.s, Simpson. F. Williams, Moore. Bottom Row — Culbert, Kirk, Little, Vaughn, Widener. 178 30 r y lNVy 30 tg c:t5r CTA, OOMmOtiiJRB or Kappa Alpka Tketa Founded at Aslniry (now DePamv) I ' tiiversity, January 27, 1870 Colors: Black and Gold flower: Black and Gold Pansy Alpka Eta Chapter Established January, 1904 SORORES IX UXIVERSITATE Class of IQ2J Hope Baskette, B.A Nashville Eleanor Jackson, B.A. . Birmingham, Ala. Lucy Grasty, B.A Nashville Harriet Smithson, B.A Franklin Caroline Little, B.A Nashville Margaret McGann, B.A. . . . Franklin Mary Hughes, B.A Nashville Carolyn Cobb, B.A. . . Union City, Tcnn. Frances Williams, B.A. . . . Nashville Mary Lewis Johnston, B.A. . . Salem, ' a. Katherixe Culbert, B.A. . . . Nashville Martha Kingree, B.A. . . . Shelbyville Sarah Catron Smith, B.A. . . Fulton, Ky. Josephine Joplin, B.A. . Los Angeles, Calif. Eleanor Hill, B.A Mt. Pleasant Margaret Chaowick, B.A., Birmingham, Ala. Elizabeth Williams, B.A., Nashville, Tenn. CUus of IQ2S Bessie Brown, B.A Nashville Dorothy Kirk, B.A Nashville Sophie Parsons, B.A Nashville Exine Webb, B.A Nashville Ruth Richmond Burr, B.A. . . Nashville Alline Webb, B.A Nashville Elizabeth Niles, B.A. . Union City, Tenn. Class of igjg Stella Vaughan, B.A Nashville Helen Moore, B.A Nashville Elizabeth Creighton, B.A. . . Nashville Martha Smith, B.A Fulton, Ky. Matilda Treanor, B.A Nashville A. G. CJreenlaw, B.A., Spring Hill, Tenn. Evelyn Duncan, B.A Nashville Marianne Widener, B.A. . Franklin, Ky. Elizabeth Simpson, B.A. . . . Nashville Anne Brown, B.A. Class of igjo . . . . Nashville Mary Dowd, B.. . . Martha Foster, B.A Nashville Centreville, Tenn. 179 ' V NDyi: zor 30 o 0 OAe COMMOTJ0-R . § Kappa Alpha Theta ALPHA ETA CHAVTER— Continued SORORES IN UrBE Agnes Amis Louise Bootes ' Elizabeth Brooks Carolyn Buell Kaiherine Clarke Nancy Castner Mrs. F. I. Cherry Elizabeth Cooke Rebecca Cooke Mrs. Robert Cooney Mrs. Geddes Douglas Ruth Dowell Allene Duncan ' Mrs. Meredith Flauit Kate Guill Elsie Handley Louise Heron Mrs. Ernest Howe Mrs. Howell Hubbell Eunice Kinkead Mrs. John Kreig Mrs. Roberta D. Lyne Marian Mathews Frances McLester Dorothy McMurray Mrs. Charles Moss Mrs. Oscar Nelson 3or I So Louise Young Evelyn Norton Mrs. Harold Oliver Cornelia Park Mrs. Carr Payne Mrs. Lawrence Polk Eugenia Porter Mrs. Charles Powell Dr. Mary ' Raudebush Mrs. Ira Ramsey Linda Rhea Eleanor Brown Rives Elizabeth Sharpe Mrs. Cecil Sims Margaret Slemmons Maria Slemons Mrs. Alec Stevenson Mrs. Albert Stockell Mildred Stoves Florence Teague Kate Tillett Lucy Van Ness Stella Vaughan Mrs. Manier West Mrs. Tho.mas Wiggington Mrs. E. E. Wilson Mary Elizabeth Wilson " VANVfY 30 y rrtf Dke COMMOTjOTC F or Delta Delta Deltj Founded at Boston I ' niversity, ThanKsgiving Eve, 1888 Colors: Silver, Gold, Blue Tlo wcr: Pansy Active Chapters: Sixty-three Alumni Chapters: Sixty-eight Delta Gamma Chapter Established September 16, 191 1 SoRORES IX UXIVERSITATE Class of ig2-] Elizabeth Blair, B.A. . Max Meadows, Va. Prudence Polk, B.A Nashville Ella Connell, B.A. . Cohites Creek, Tenn. Christine Provine, B.A. . . . Nashville Elizabeth Davis, B.A Nashville Elizabeth Smith, B.A Nashville Elizabeth Johnson, B.A. . . . Nashville Jacintha Smith, B.A. . Jacksonville, Fla. Mary Virginia King, B.A. . Murfreesboro Ann Sutherland, LL.B. . . . Nashville Class of IQ2S Ann Elizabeth Battle, B.A. . . Nashville Elizabeth Lawrence, B.A. . Shawnee, Okla. Marv Dickey, B.A Nashville Eva Miller, B.A. . . . Ritzville, Wash. Eleanor Lanier, B.A Nashville Marion Miller, B.A. . . Ritzville, Wash. Frances Neel, B.A. . . . Newberry, S. C. Class of igzg Frances Bowen, B.A Nashville Marv Daniel Moore, B.A. . . Nashville Mar Frances Burks, B.A. . . Nashville Jane Davis Smith, B.A. . . . Nashville Josephine Dyer, B.A. . . Goodlettsville Patricia Pattison, B.A . . Asheville, N. C. Anne JarrelLj A.B. . . Thomasville, Ga. Elizabeth Bransford. B.A. . . Union City, Ruth Welch, B.A Campaign Class of IQJO Margaret Bransford, B.A. . . Union City Catherine Ingram, B.A., Jacksonville, Fla. Marv Fleming. B.A Nashville Edna King, B.A Murfreesboro May Fletcher, B.A Nashville Sarah Nolen, B.A Franklin Varina Gaither, B.A Nashville Mary Orr, B.A Nashville Annie Mary Gracey, B.A. . . FranKlin Margaret Lois Walters, B.A. . Nashville igi " YANxyy 3 or . 30 vKOL COMMOT30-RE K ' o Top Row — E. King, Welsh, Polk, Neel, Lawrence. Second Row — Ingram, Sutherland, E. Smith, Connell, Provine, M. V. King. Third Row — Gracey. M. Bransford, Davis, Blair. Gaither. Fourth Row — Pattison, Dickey. Johnson, Dyer, Burks. Fifth Row — Lanier, Battle, Walters, Orr, Fleming. Bottom Row — Fletcher, Moore, J. Smith, M. Miller, Nolan, Jane Smith, E. Miller. 182 nor ' NDy 30 o on ? Oke COMMOIjOTO Delta Delta Delti DELTA GAMMA QWhYW ' M—Cuntunud Mrs. John- R. Aist, Jr. Mrs. Robkrt Alexandkr, Jr. ' irci ia b.aglev Mrs. R. V. Balcom Mary Frances Battle Margaret Banger Mrs. Bob Baker Mrs. a. B. Benedict Mrs. C. E. Beaslev Julia Blair Mrs. a. B. Brown Catherine Cobb Irene Malone Cain Mrs. Sam Clark Hope Clark SoRORKS IN UrHE Martha Clements Mrs. Wii.burn Crlitcher Marv Harris Cockrill Mrs. Bvrd Douglas Mrs. Ale. Drake Mrs. Gus Dver Elizabeth Faw Esther Fleming Pauline Garard Louise Goodloe Eleanor Hall Sara Hardcastle Mrs. Charles Hardcastle Mrs. Phillips Harding Mrs. F. E. Hastv Helen Hooper Virginia Howlett Brandon Johnson Caroline Leavell Katherine Le Seuer Mrs. C. M. Lick Mrs. S. a. Leathers Elizabeth McFadden CORNEILLE McCARN Mary D. McCarn Elise Moore Mrs. T. K. Moore Martha McBride Eugenia Moseley Mrs. M. T. Murphy Lola Norwood Mrs. W. D. Philips Mrs. Tom Pointer Mrs. Justin Potter LiLLA Provost Sarah Puryear Virginia Puryear Paitie Rhodes CoRiNE A. Rich Mrs. H. Rich Maurice Rich Stella Rich Mary Hooff Helen Rose Frances Shannon Ruth Sneed Mary Steadwell Mrs. Harry P. Stickley Mrs. George Trabue Lillian Tate Mrs. William E. Ward, Jr. Ellen B. Wallace Mrs. Robert White Mrs. Morford Whitson Anita Williams Mrs. Tom B. Zerfoss Jean McKeand DoLLiE Smith Patroxesses Mrs. John Ashford Mrs. John Daniel Mrs. Gus Dyer Mrs. W. L. Fleming Mrs. L. C. Glenn Mrs. Edwin Mims Mrs. Irby Hudson Mrs. Herbert Sanborn Mrs. W. H. Schuerman Mrs. R. B. Steele Mrs. J. H. Stevenson 183 Y NDY r ZOE WOAe COMMO130-RE 1 Tup How — Tuc-ker, Hiil. Ornis. (, ' raig, Carter. Second Row — Tanksley. Ledbetter, Boyd, Jenkins, Rut ledge. Third Row — Roden. Lightfoot, Williams, Dodd. Cassels, Baskerville. Fourth Row — McKee, Cisco. Frazier. McMunay, Sawyer. Bottom Row — Ebbett, Wrather, Hand. Goddard, Beasley. 3or A NDV 30 ( rrd? £7Xe COMMOTOT IP! AlpKa Omicron Pi Colors: Cardinal and White Flower: Jacqueminot Rose Alma Hand, B.A. . Frances McKee, B.A. Founded at Columbia, 1897 Nu Omicron Ckapter Established April 27, 191 7 SORORES IN UnIVERSITATE Class of ig27 . Fort Worth, Texas Lucv Reid McMurrv, B.A. . Guthrie, Kv. . . . . Nashville Sarah E. Sawyer, B.A., Hot Springs, Ark. Carolvk Williams, B.A. . Huiitsville, Ala. Class of ig2S Naxcv Baskerville, B.A. . . . Gallatin Jane Beaslev, B.A Nashville . gnes Cassels, B.A. . . . Decatur, Ala. Louise Craig, B.A Ripley Betty Ebbett, B.A. . . . Houlton, Maine Esta Hill, B.A Mt. Pleasant Virginia Goddard, B.A. . Georgia Ledbetter, B.A. Roberta Lightfoot, B.A. Satah Staley, B.A. . . Marianne Turpi n, B.A. Corinne Tanksley, B.A. Nashville Memphis Nashville Nashville Nashville Nashville Frances Carter, B.A. Helen Donn, B.A. . . Class of 1 929 Nashville Frances Jenkins, B.A Ripley Hugo, Okla. Daisy Tucker, B.A Nashville Class of 1 9 JO Kathleen Boyd, B.A Nashville Constance Orme, B.A Nashville Mildred Cisco, B.A Nashville Martha Roden, B.A. . . . Mayficld, Ky. Elizabeth Frazier, B.A. . . . Nashville Mary Rutledge, B.A Nashville Eva Jean Wrather, B.A. . . . Nashville Robbie Allison Mary B. Allison Mrs. Ferriss Bailey Mrs. John W. Barton Mrs. Norman Boyd Dorothy Bramwell Cornelia Cralle Mrs. Thomas Carter Mrs. Beasley Mrs. Cayce Nell Fain Ruth Fain Mrs. Joe Good Mrs. David Cabeen Mrs. L. Goodpasture Mrs. Curry Hearn Mrs. Joe Jennings Helen Kersey SORORES IN UrBE Mary King Cornelia Lamb Mrs. D. McCullough Virginia Martin Mrs. T. Morford Mrs. S. a. Newman Mrs. Frank Owsley Elizabeth Perry Patronesses Mrs. p. D. Houston Mrs. George Mayfield i8s OE " Y NDy Mrs. Robert Shofner Louise Thomason Mrs. Roy Thompson Florence Tyler Mrs. Curry " White Anna Trice C RACE McVeigle Mary E. Sharp Mrs. Max Souby Mrs. Weatherford 3 or 3.0 o m fy e commotjotje I Top Row — Cooper. Smith. Strother. Nunez. Second Row — Evans. Fishei, Hopkins. Knight, Bates. Third Row — Borlhick, Andrews, Lauche, Knott, Haggard. Fourth Row — Riggs, Browning, Oman, Couch, Ogden. Fifth Row — Smith, Malone, Ragsdale, Yates, Hardy, Neville. Mathews. 186 30 r " VANxyy 10 ? o or ,c:l5 VA. COMMOTjO-RB W ■S Gamma Phi Beta Fouiuleil at Syracuse liiiversity, November ii, 1874 Colors: Fawn and Seal Brown Flotx-ir: Pink Carnation Acthe C iapltrs: Thirty-three Alumnae Cliapurs: Nineteen Alpha Theta Chapter Founded October 10, 192+ SORORES IX UnIVERSITATE Class of ig2j Mary Bates, B.A Nashville Nora Mea Borthick, B.A. . . Springfield Ellen Couch B.A Nashville Helex Hopkins, B.A Columbia Dorothy Knight, B.A. . Fort Worth, Texas Lucille Neville, B.A Nashville Willie May Ogde -, B.A., Slaughter, Ky. Martha Ragsdale, B.A. . Russellville, Ky. Thelma Riggs, B.A I ' pton, Ky. Katherine Yates, M.S Nashville Class of ig2S Juakita Browning, B.A. . Russellville, Ky. Elizabeth Matthews, B.A. . . Franklin BEnv Cooper, B.A. . . Philadelphia, Pa. Gladys Smith, B.A Columbia May Pearl Hardy, B.A., Fort Worth, Texas ' allie Smith, B.A Nashville Eleanor Haggard, B.A Nashville Mary R. Strother, B.A., Madisonville, Kv. Class of ig2g Katherine Andrews, B.A. . . . Nashville Louise Lauche, B.A. . Fort Collins, Colo. Carrymae Evans, B.A Nashville Lila Lipscomb, B.A Nashville Martha Fisher, B.A Nashville Olivia Malone, B.A Nashville Margaret Oman, B.A Nashville Helen Knott, B.A. Class of igjo . New Rochelle, N. V. X ' irginia Nunez, B.S. SoRORES IN UrBE Mrs. Edgar Blair Eleanor Guthrie Mary E. Brown Elizabeth Neely Doris Hawkins Mary Cecil Morrison Irene Langford Beulah Mack Leach Ann Mathis Doyle Mrs. W. P. Smith Margaret Sumner 187 Swainshoro, Ga. " V NVfyr zor vV 30 m£7Ae COMMOIjOT I Top Row — Warren. Cooke, Calvert, Travis, Second Row — Parsons. E. Futrell, Taylor, Miller. Third Row — Wheeler, Parrish, Slonecker. Rankin, Cumniings. Bottom Row — Harris, M. E. Futrell, Andrews, Bishop. i8S ::ior " Y NDY o U 30 o, or rrd? g g COMMQ-pQ-RB Colors: Maroon and Lavender Floiver: Violet Sigma Kappa Founded at Colby College, 1874 Alpha Rho Chapter Established May, 1926 SORORES IX UniVERSITATE Class of IQ2-] Amy Andrews, B.A Nashville Nettie Jo Cummins, B.A. . . . Trenton Margaret Bishop, M.A. . Abilene, Texas Martha Ellen Flitrell, B.A., Union City Evelyn Calvert, B.A Culleoka Louise Rankin, B.A Nashville BiLLiE Cooke, M.A Nashville Doris Slonecker, B.A Nashville Elizabeth Wheeler, B.A. . . Huntington Ruth Parrish, B.A. Class 0 ig2 Nashville Acnes Travis, B.A. Nashville LuvERKE Harris, M.D. Class of iQ2g Jackson, Ala. Evelyn Taylor, B.A. Fulton, Ky. Class of IQ30 Maxine Brown, B.A Obion Katherine Miller, B.A. . Panama, C. Z. Elizabeth Futrell, B.A. . . Union City Elizabeth Nichols, B.A. . . . Nashville Dorothy Donley, M.D. . Columbus, Ohio Katherine Parsons. B.A. . . . Columbia Josephine Warren, B.A. . . . Nashville SoRORES IN Ina Brown Mrs. C. M. Darden Dorothy Duggin Katherine Gordon Jennie Nimmo Jessie Nimmo Drucille Phillips RowENA R. Farrar Urbe Blanche Tansil Rebecca Tansil Ella Mae Walker Katherine Warren Alice Wilkerson Virginia Witherspoon Susie Sugg Jimmie Vaden Patronesses Mrs. John R. Aust Miss Mary Wilson Mrs. Ira Parker Mrs. M. M. Wheeler ' Y NDY r zor 30 OKOAe COMMOtDTJE K o o Top Row — Wind, Martin, Rothstein. Second Row — Blum, Simon, F. Levy. Third Row — Lowenheim, Johnson, Matison, H. Levy. Bottom Row — Harris, Lowenstein. Fuhrer. 190 30 r " Y NDV- 10 nm " mo oj MouyRB Mn jM ' or Alpka Epsilon Pki Established Barruird Collej e October 24., 1909 Colors: Grceii aiul White Floiuer: Lily-of-the-Valiey Chi Chapter Established 1925 SORORES IN UnIVERSITATE Clfiss of iQ2y Hazel Lew, B.A Nashville Class of IQ2S Rebecca Johnson, B.A Nashville RosLVN Martin, B.A Nashville DoviE Matison, B.A Nashville Hazel Simon, B.A Nashville Class of IQ2Q Floranne Levy, B.A Nashville Mary Jane Lowenheim, B.A Nashville Bernice Rothstein, B.A Nashville Ruth Wind, B.A Huntsville, Ala. Class of 1930 Eva Blum Nashville Carolyn Harris Nashville Hermine Lowenstein Nashville Lucille Rosenfeld Nashville SoRORES IN UrBE Helen Frank Rose Powers Mary Lee Martin Honorary Member Mrs. Leo Schwartz Patronesses Mrs. Morris F. Schwartz Mrs. Manuel Eskind Mrs. Alvin Kornman 191 ' Y NDy zor: 0rt DAe COMMOIORE K ' IKappa Alplja ®l|rta DEAR MR. EDITOR: When I received your letter asking me to tell you about the Kappa Alpha Thetas I was insulted to think that you didn ' t already know. It is common knowh dge that we are the best on the campus. Perhaps that accounts for the fact that if we aren ' t tall enough to carry ourselves above the madding crowd, we lift our chins and turn up our noses in order not to be forced to speak to just anyone. Our scholarship cup is our pride and joy. We say we received it because of our brains but some say because of our looks. Oh well, anyway, we have it and we intend to keep it until our quills run out. But don ' t think that brains are all we have. You should see the dance bids that come to our house! Yes. it is ni ' v to be popular as well as exclusive. Regarding exclusiveness. I forgot to tell you we only took seven freshmen this year. What did you say? Relatives? Oh yes. Of course we could have gotten more but we thought we ' d like to keep it in the family — you never can tell about these outsiders. I didn ' t tell you about our being asked to sponsor the basketball team. Yes, sometimes we manage to get off from our studies in order to run o er and give the boys a treat. But it is seldom that we miss our trip to the library. We know that our presence is needed to inspire our less fortunate classmates. No doubt you have seen several of our members reprimanded by the 1 librarian for talking. But our policy is to be up-to-date. We like these loud speakers. I ' m sorry I haven ' t any more time to spare, but I ' m already late for my date. Sincerely, MARY CHADWICK. (Samma ' Srta DEAR MR. EDITOR: Was your purpose in asking me for a letter to get a written staten ent of all my troubles? Well, if this must be an Annie Laurie letter I might as well begin. You were probably referring to our scarcity of freshmen when you mentioned " misfortunes. " They ' re small in number, but. as the old saying goes. " Quality, not quantity, is what counts. " You ' ve heard about how good we are nationally, haven ' t you? Why are you smiling? I said " nationally, " didn ' t I ? Oh, well, we ' re the envy of all the girls in school, anyway. We live across from the Dekes. Returning to the subject of misfortunes, we were the first to set the style of burning houses. All of our clothes were saved, although some of them got no further than the walk (.until after dark). But then, behind the clouds there ' s always sunshine. We have hopes of Sis Hopkins becoming Dean of Women at some future date. If the start means anything we know she will. But if this aspiration is realized we fear for the safety of a certain member of the English department. There are others among our numlit-r who do not believe in hiding their light under a bushel. We don ' t know how WLAC could gi ' e programs without the help of two of our members. If you listen in sometime you might recognize a well-known pianist and soprano. I have almost forgotten to ti ll you of our intellectual ability. What ' s the use of considering this when we have such good quills with our professors. Every Saturday there are at least two at our house for lunch. All good things must have an end sometime, so I shall now close. Sincerely, MARY BATES § i9ma Kappa Well. now. Mr. Editor. I am right surprised that you wrote and asked me if we was .mything in the way of national fraternities. Anyone that had any sort of education or had read any of the latest literature would know what we was. Now we know that here at Vanderbilt we are just a bunch of young girls trying hard to get along in the world, but in other places where our girls have been out longer and have traveled a lot (travel is so educational, you know), and seen lots of shows and things, we have some good chapters. Where ? Well. I have it in my diary and I could tell you if you wanted definite facts, but somehow I can ' t remember just now. But even here at Vanderbilt the other girls " frater- nities are going to have to watch out. When girls are ambitious, like we are. and anxious to make their mark in the world, the others had better stop feeliig so self-satisfied and get to work. Vov brains is what counts. I say. Now look at us when it comes to music. We believe that one way for girls to get along is to cultivate the arts. And you can ask our neighbors if we aren ' t faithful when it comes to playing the piano. We believe in keeping our talents before the public. Surely. Mr. Editor, you know what one of our members is doing in the way of medicine. Not another fraternity can tell about one of their sisters studying to be an M.D. But this is just one of the many things our girls can do. And I ' m not even going to mention that some of us do not think b-a-s are enough but want to be m-a-s. We admit all this. Mr. Editor, but with all our honors and things we are modest and do not believe in making our- selves conspicuous. We do not like to be proud and say we are the best socially end intel- lectually or athletically, but we strive after the Golden Mean and, if you are really educated, you will know what that is. Well, Mr. Editor, if I ' m going to get along in this world I must close. EVELYN CALVERT. 3or " VA XTif 30 -;r ' uji on ? OAe COMMOIjO ' RB F Sflta Sflta Srlta DEAR MR. EDITOR: I ' m di ' lightfd tu ti ll you what 1 know iil i ut Tri I i lta. Vuu see. tliat is all I think of and talk about, anyway. We consider ourselves the most democratic fraternity on tht- campus. Our freshmen roll is nmdo up of a list of seventeen names — or is it twenty-seven? We did hate to break the poor children ' s hearts — and then, you know, we have a new house, too. Our grades are excellent. The Alpha Omieron Pis may have the history department sewed up, but you should see how we rate in Chemistry. What we are most proud of is our histrionic ability. The Dramatic Club embraced several of our members this year. And then there is our basketball team. If we are champions this season the cup is ours. There is really no use in worrying for we certainly do shine in athletics. We have even thought of encouraging a co-ed football team for we have several members eligible for fullback. La. t year we had open house for the fire department, but this year we ' ve thought it best to on- centrate on the police department. Isn ' t it a shame that the Chi Phis moved as soon as we bought our house? We are still within walking distance, however, and that is very con- venient. Dear me, there are several of those bnvs at the door now, or is it another burglar? Sincerely, FANNIE NEin. Alpl|a ©mirron Pi DEAR EDITOR: Did you ask me are we well known ? Well, I guess we are, in some places, anyway. We have two members who represent us at every social function. West Tennessee? Yes, I believe they do live there. And then there is one of our sisters who will soon take her place by Mrs. OwsTey in the history department. We also have another member who may some day rival Marion Talley. You didn ' t know we were so famous, did you? Oh, yes, we are even if someone did think that our house was the A. O. Biscuit Company. Speaking of our house, the best thing about it is the location. It is impossible to go to school without passing the Sigma Alpha Ep.silon house and the Dekes house or the Lambda Chi house. Did you hear about our recent gift? Mr. Wrigley presented us with a thousand packages of chewing gum and we ' ve been busy since then trying to use it up. Oh, well, we ' re sweet girls, anyway, and some of these days you ' ll be proud that you knew us. ESTHER HILL. Alplia iEpHiluit piji DEAR MR. EDITOR: Vat in de vorld do you nu-an by asking me for a vrite-up uf our fraternity? Sure I gibe it to you but I haven ' t much time for such nonsense. To begin vith, ve are very smart. I should say! Vhy we even haf president uf Phi Beta Kappa. No. indeed, dal ' s not all. Ve are just about de cutest little goils on de campus, Ve set de styles and de other goils follow along after. And you should haf been at our dance. It vas a knock-out. Every von came at nine o ' clock so as not to miss any uf it. I vunder if ve can have anudder soon. Dear me, here I am in de library trying to study and I just can ' t do it. How can dose Zeta Beta Taus expect me to keep my mind on lessons when they are around. I told you before I didn ' t haf much time for nonsense. Dear, dear, dey say dey not speak to me again unless I leaf now, so I guess I better do it. Tell me when de Commodore is published for I do like to see my name in print. Sincerely, RUTH WINN. Y NDY zor: § mOAe COMMOTjO-RE K ' iitarfUanwuH iFratfmtttfa Top Row, left to right — Bryan, Eve. Haggard, Burch. Middle Row — Hightmore. Witherspoon, North. Bottom Row — DeMombreun, Issos. Lulen. Long. Pilcher. Alpka Omega Alpha Officers W. D. North • • .• P es ' dfni D. N. Issos Vice-President W. B. Adamson Secretary-Treasurer This is a non-secret fourth year Medical Honor Society, membership to which is based entirely upon scholarship and moral character in the broadest sense. It was organized at the College of Medicine of the I ' niversity of Illinois in 1902, and is the only order of its kind in medical schools on this continent. Its definite mission is to encourage personal honesty and the spirit of medical research. Only students who have averaged ninety or above in their first three years of work aro eligible to membership, moral qualifications being satisfactory. 194 3or " VA- xyy ZLO ' Vkc COMMOTjO-RE Ji Alpka Omega Alpka V. B. Adamson W. A. DeMonbreun R. V. BiLLINGTON Barnev Brooks W. A. Bryan L. E. BuRCH J. C. BuRCH FrATRES IX UxiVERSITATE E. D. HiGHTOWER D. N. Issos L. W. Long F. H. Luton Fratres in Urbe c. s. burwell E. A. Cunningham H. O. Deaton H. L. Douglas Duncan Eve, Sr. W. D. North D. C. Phxher Walter E. Garey J. P. Gilbert R. W. Grizzard W. D. Haggard C. M. Hamilton TiNSLEY Harrison A. W. Harris Geo. Johnson R. L. Jones W. G. Kennon J. R. Lawrence W. S. Leathers Wm. Litterer Henry Litterer T. D. McKlNNEY Ousley Manier E. McPeak DeWitt Neighbors D. R. Pickens G. C. Robinson S. R. Teachout W. A. Witherspoon T. B. Zerfoss ■95 or Y NDY zor O zo % DKOL COMMOTjOTJE K§ ' Top Row — G, Fant, Armstrong. Owenby, Williams, Brooks. Second Row — Fant. Parsons, Stuart, Cram. Sigma Upsilon Literary Society Founded at the University of the South, 1906 Colors: Olive Green and Gold Flowrr: .Jonquil CALUMET CLUB William Dismukes President L. G. F.ANT Vice-President E. H. P.ARSON ' S Secretary Fratres in Facultate W. C. CiiRRV G. R. Mavfield H. B. Schermerhorn Donald Davidson ' J. C. Ransom T. M. Woodard C. M. Sarratt Fratres in Universitate William Pismlikes A. C. Fant Herbert Armstrong E. H. Parsons Winston Cram Ci.eanth Brooks Egbert Ownbey L. G. Fant Overton Williams James Stuart 196 O 3or " VANxyy ZLO ;: . ' a Vl €7Ae COMMOTjO-REF X x o t .v- Artus Society Ol ' FICRRS Charles S. Jones Prrsidntt E. J. Eberling Sccrelary-Ticasurcr Fratres in Universitate C. E. Crouch E. E. Pelletieri W. H. COb ' RTENEY T. G. Andrews E. C. Basketie M. C. Gordon Gerald Henderson R. E. Glenn M. M. Tillman Charles M. Moss E. L. Lancaster Herschel Finger R. B. Purvear, Jr. L. G. Fant, Jr. R. L. Garis E. J. Eberling Chas. S. Jones Fratres in Urbe J. C. Sadler Thurman Sensing M. D. Johnson Frank Provost The Artus Club is a natioDal honorary fraternity in Economics. Its Greek name is Omicron Delta CJamma. A scholarship average of B plus must be maintained before one can become a member. The local chapter was installed in 1919. 197 OE " Y NDY nor: i 30 OKOke COMMOIjORB KQ ' Gamma Alpha Pi Officers S. Bernard Thompson Master Louis Contos Senior Jl ' arJrn Paul Wilson Junior Jl ' arden Joseph Ford Secretary John A. Hyden Treasurer and Tyler Joseph W. Alford Louis J. Bircher Oswald E. Brown E. R. Burr John Cartwricht Chas. p. Cochran Louis Contos John S. Crowder Robert C. Derivaux Members J. W. Ford H. S. Gentry J. M. Good James E. Greene Herbert Guy G. D. Henderson W. I. Hill T. M. Holt John A. Hyden James C. Looney J. E. McCawley J. K. Roberts M. S. Roberts W. H. Rowan N. M. Rutland J. L. Scales, Jr. L. D. Smelser B. A. Thompson Paul E. Wilson O The Gainma Alpha Pi fraternity was founded at the Johns Hopkins University during January, 1922, as an organization to study and perpetuate academic and Masonic ideals as they relate to student and university life. The Epsilon chapter of this fraternity was installed at Van- derbilt University on January 30th, 1926, with the following charter members of the several schools and faculties. 198 nor ' Y NDy :io u - .i f Dfic COMMOIjO ' RB F ? Robert H. McNeilly Student Chapter (American Society of Civil Engineers) R. M. Wheeler Pres ' tdem H. A. GwiNNER Vice-President M. E. Roberts Secretary Hal W. Huddleston Treasurer RoBT. Cochran Sergeant-at-.lrms H. A. Gwin ' ner Editor of I ' . E. Hal W. Huddleston . . . Business Manager of V. E. R. M. Wheeler E. W. Bloodworth H. H. Jones W. C. Long H. A. Gwinner Neil Cargile J. P. Hunter, Jr. E. M. Franklin M. E. Roberts J. R. Stone T. R. Thomas Vann Norred H. W. Huddleston Julian Mays James Erwin B. T. White RoBT. Cochran Haywood Green H. L. Williamson, Jr. M. M. Gibes J. M. Farrar F. R. Gesling R. F. Smith A. B. Willborn Horace Holm an W. B. Creighton, Jr. A. F. Jones W. L. Hood, Jr. W. D. Perry E. C. Houston A. R. Sharp J. G. Oliver Fred Battenslag E. F. Henry R. M. Skipwith Frank Cox A. C. Trice Junior Members F. S. Wise R. T. Creighton J. B. Chapman J. E. Mullowney H. D. Lindsay L. B. Emmett M. S. Roberts Penn Mullowney Jack Gilberman F. H. Hosse James Edwards John Herbert David Cohen C. R. Bramwell Jack Hamilton Robert Killman Thomas Burns H. P. Morgan J. W. Stark Robert Davidson Neal Allen E. H. Bales Richard Braden W. G. Thomas J. T. Davidson E. F. Vaughan Harold Thomas Honorary Members Dean W. H. Shuerman Prof. F. J. Lewis Prof. W. A. Coolidge Prof. W. B. Brown Prof. J. . Herrincton 199 on Y NDY lor I o moAe commoijot e aq ' Iv. The Seniors Don ' t sirp upon that snail there in the dust! That ihinij, we vaguely Jiope and fondly trust Jl ' ill one day grow lo he a man. It ' s not As seeing first ivould mate it seem, a sot, But only slinking slowly through the grass, A senior plodding wearily to class — The first in days, tlie last in weeks on end If gin he buys turns out that ' u;ay again. She didn ' t look so very well last night, he muses, Though that ' s lo be expected of a girl that boozes. Perhaps he ' d better write that letter home To Sue, who, all things said and done, when loam If ' as all cleaned out from under fingernails Had money that they counted high in ' bales. Perhaps he ' d better see that man again; It might be that he needed smart young men. In class lie settles down at once lo doze. To dream on. wine and women, rows on roivs: To see a heaven shining high above Of motor cars, loud song, and free, free love. Dead sound he sleeps with feet up on a chair Until the prof, desirous of more air, Makes air grow hot. There comes a nod; He comes to life to say, " There ain ' t no God. " His funition done, riglit hack to sleep lie goes. It ' s naught to him, and naught to his fond pose If he be brute or god — if lie just doze. The Co-eds O rosy vision bourne of virgin charms ' Tis here one sings the lay of woman ' s arms, Of arms that in the main may said be ' fair, Though heads he few that care to nestle there. The sign of I ' enus here will hold its sway — E ' en though fair Tenus could not live today .4mong such charms The co-eds comes along. And coming, greets us here with high-flung song: " The rough male students must be fully tamed " The cry goes forth, " The men could not be blamed Until ive brought to them our culture bright; But now the men no longer gods shall be: We ' ll lake more notes, and jam more quills, to see .lust how much brighter than the men we are. For women ' s rights we ' ll wage a bloody war " The purpose lucre of highest merit filled — But who can make a fight, though ne ' er so skilled. If enemies will not take proper note Of valor ' s might:? Who can have the heart to gloat O ' er one vnho parries not a single blow? Can ' t he that one must always lack for beau? Why is it that a Christian Cod is kind To some, luhile other girls he pays no mindf The co-ed in despair with features wry In private goes aside and heaves a sigh Because she cannot find a man to try. O O r - or 30i: " v mxyy 3.0 OrsMiizcLtions mf7Ae COMMOTjO-RE K§ Top Row — Courtney, Hultzman. L. Smith. Moss, A. Smith. Bottom Row — Crouch, Norfleet. Bridges. Blal e, Petrie, Hendrix. Student Council Officers William H. Courtney President Alden Smith Secretary-Treasurer Members Malcolm Moss Vaughn Blake Frank Bridges Paul Thompson Vance Norfleet Ed Crouch Garner Petrie Bill Hendrix Vernon Sharp Glenn Fant Laird Smith icor NDy - f 30 o o or crd? Q e COMMOljOTC Ig Top Row — Tillman. Courtney. Huddleston. Bridges. Second Row — Armistead, Bales. McCandless. Petrie. Student Activities Board Officers E. M. A ' ALLER President G. F. McCanless Vice-President Marion M. Tillman Secretary E. J. Eberling Treasurer Members Frank Bridges William Courtney George F. McCanless Mary Bates E. M. Waller Alden Smith Hal Huddleston James Armistead Marion M. Tillman Garner Petrie Faculty E. J. Eberling Ada Bell Stapleton George R. Mayfield William J. Jones The purpose of this organization is to promote student activities an d to govern the Student Union. 203 30 o 0 £7Ae C0MM01J0-R . § ? The Commodore Club Today- Senior Honor CUili, elected each May from the most representative men of the Junior Class. The Commodore Club was founded in 1905 hy William Anderson, coach of the track team, with the intent that the club, being composed of the best leaders in the University, would function in every way possible for the good of Vanderbilt. It is a self-perpetuating body with a member- ship of twelve. 204 30 r ynNvy " J 3. " it ii iPl £7Xe COMMOIjO-RE ] 1 .: o OE And Twenty Years Ago WiLLARD Henurix, K E President Bob Ledvari), AT!! . I ' iee-Pres ' ident JOHX McCall, K a Secretary and Treasurer Herbert Armstrong I AG Zach Coles 2 A E Cale Hauv K 2 Jesse Keene i T A Malcolm Moss 2 A E Red Sanders ATS2 Alden Smith 2 N James Stuart Ae MEREDrrH Waller 2 N 205 VKn ,e COMMO130-RE A Owl Club Larry Creson ' , 2AE PrsiJcnt Vernon Sharp, AG Vice-President Wills Moores, K A Secretary WiLLARD TiRRILL, 2 X LARRV CrESON. 2 A E VAUGHN BlAKE, K S Joe Webb Peoples, 2 X Frank Bridges, 2 A E Vance Norfleet, K S Wills Moores, K A Van Norred, ATA Vernon Sharp, J A G Fletcher King, K A Henrv Carney, ATA Dwight Webb, Jr., A G Ralph Douglas, { K James Dawson, A T V. James Ward, K 2 Henry Blackburn, K I ' Covington Riley, A T 11 Clifton Milker, K 2 Anderson Spickard, A K E Dan Brooks, 2 N Leo Boles, B 9 IT Walter Draper, A K E G. A. Puryear, Jr. 2 N John Mason, B G II An interfraternity honor club selected from the ranks of the Junior Class. The Club is a self-perpetuating body vith a membership limit of fifteen, the election being held in May of each year. The purpose of the club is to foster harmonious and friendly relations between fraternities, and to promote school spirit to the utmost extent. 2o6 nor " Y NDV - lo OAc COMMO1j0T?B W .-r5 O Top Row — Killebrew, Manley. Burrows. Johnson. Second Row — Luton, Steiner, Imig, Carr. Lce Club Officers Allen Meadors, 2 A E President William Killebrew, Ae I ' ice-President Richard E. Irving, I K 2 Secretary and Treasurer Members Walton Carr, K 2 B. C. Steinhauser. ATA jAs. B. Richardson, K A Ben Kincree, B 9 n W. R. Sanduskv, 2 N William Burrus, A T n Paul Hunter, A K E C. EwiNC, Jr., 2 X Leland Johnson, K ' I ' Bernard Steiner, Z B T Buford Manly, n K A J. Luton, A X A C. E. Shaver, X The Ace Club is an interfraternity club of the Sophomore Class with a membership limit of sixteen. Its purpose is the entertainment of visiting athletic teams during their stay in Nashville. It is self-perpetuating, each member at the end of the school year choosing his successor for the following year. 207 or " YAJsxyyT: 301: o o 0A Dke COMMOIjOTJE § w K M " - = SOS . z O UJ c S , - M o o c 20g nor ' Y NDY JO .... . ' AeCOMMOVOVBl C)fi ' icers Joe U. Alford . G. F. Sensabaugh Browne Martix . Ed Stockman . . Person ' nhl First Tenors B. E. Pruit C. W. Lewis C. H. Hudson H. W. Keim Barton Robert Clark . President Manager Director Accompanist First Basses George Dominick John Shackford Robert Slms Graham Rushton TvREE Fain G. F. Sensabaugh Second Basses Frank Lokey Otis Radebaugh William Tatom Joe Alford Eugene Bugg J. F. Sheppard Second Tenors L. H. Roberts H. B. Kerr James Gallagher C. B. Hendricks J. M. McDonald, Jr. A. U. Applegate L. Bennett F. Binns 209 on ' NDy 3 or no mOke COMMOTB-RE .K § ' G. W. Bell Jake Berkely Leo Boles Herbert Clark W. W. Claypool Thos. Coleman James Couch C. K. Davis Andrew Derrick Chas. Donoho Cecil Duke Roy Fowler George Freeman T. D. Flanagan Dan German EwiNG Graham S. A. Groom nor Band J. M. Dickson J. E. Holley Bill Hobson Tom F. Huey J. S. Hunt Morton Kleban Howard Lackey Lewis Lowenstein K. T. McCoNNico, Jr. A. F. Mason W. T. Mathis John W. Meredith James Miller Frank R. Miller J. M. Nelson R. C. Nelson R. Norris e. s. ownbey F. S. Parker W. S. Perry W. W. Perry Bill Burroughs E. F. Sanders EwiNG Seligman T. C. Settle John Simpson Lester Smith Ed Vaughan Bernard Weinstein Albert Weinstein Lawson Yates Allen Thomas John McDonald " VAHxyy zo f rrd? Df e commotjOTOB " } oi: St.-imliiif — W.Miisti in. Sitting ' — Richardson, Patton, Porter. Parker. Olim. Shaekford. Flinn. Banjo and Mandolin Club Officers Bernard M. Weinstein President Robert A. Porter, Jr Manager Malcolm Cook Clifton B. Flinn Charles Olim Members Fitzgerald S. Parker O. Wallace Patton Robert A. Porter, Jr. John F. Richardson John B. Shackford Bernard M. Weinstein This Club functions for social gatherings, broadcasting stations and entertainments of the University. As string-picking entertainers they are unsurpassed. ' Y NDY IOC m£7Ae COMmOUJRB o ' Top Row — Brooks. Parker. Shackford. Second Row — Lea, Rosenbloom. Croxley. Philosophic Literary Society Officers Cleanth Brooks President Luke Lea rice-President William Hobby Secretary William F. Burrow . . Treasurer Hunter Vaughan ' . . . Seryeant-at-.lrms Members G. M. Petrie J. C. Green P. M. Croxley Latham Davis Burns Garrett J. W. Shackforu D. S. SoLOMAN L. A. Smith An all-university literary society, the members of which being selected from no particular class or school of the University. It carries on annually a series of debates and oratorical con- tests with the Dialectic Literary Society, and in general fosters interest in the forensic program of the University. There is no membership limit. 3or " VANVfy o 30 s m f::6 OAc COMMOTjOT F Top Row — Cochran, Boyles, Butler, p ' isher. Clayton. Second Row — Crouch. Lackey, Holnier. Jacobs. Cochran. Third Row — McCall. Cox. Caldwell. Holman, Alder. Dialectic Literary Society Officers E. Carmack Cochran President David G. Caldwell rice-President John S. Burdette Secretary Hubert T. Holman Treasurer Members B. L. Alder W. N. Galbreath Overton Butler Horace Holman Robert Roach Robert T. Cochran E. C. Cochran Arthur Crownover J. V. Williams, Jr. D. G. Caldwell W. A. Cox J. C. McLester, Jr. J. W. Jacobs Ralph Adams J. V. Crockeit, Jr. John Lowrv F. E. Weichselbaum B F. Taylor, Jr C. M. Lackey E. S. Balthrop, Jr. Edwin Crouch A. C. Williams R. M. Wheeler J. R. Cox R. J. Harris J. S. Foster, Jr. W. E. Miller D. Potter John McCall Mayes Hume, Jr. John S. Burdette James Clayton Herbert Boyles An all-universitv literarv society having no membership limit. It functions in co-operation with the Philosophic Literary Society in a program of debates and oratorical contests. Its pur- pose is to engage in discussion and debate upon topics of general interest and ' to foster forensic activities to the fullest extent. 213 or " YAJswyy 303: WOL COMMODOR 1 Top Row — ' X ' ernon Sharp. Friink Bridges. .ranie.s ' al d. •S ' cond Row — W. J. Jones. Duke BaUlridge. flscar Harper, Leland Johnston. Robert Moore. Front Row — Cleanth Brooks. Joe Peoples Joe V. A ' iIliams, Kugene Sheeley. V. H. Griffin. Bruce Swain. Not in Picture — G. A. Puryear. J. I. Davis. Hugh Cecil, Anderson Spickard, J. R. Dawson. The " Y " CaDinet Arti and Science. Engineering and Laic Branch Officers Vernon- Sharp President J. Duke Baidridge ricr-Prcsidcnt Joe Webb Peoples Recording Secretary G. A. PuRVE.AR, Jr Student Treasurer Staff V. J. JoxES . General Supervising Secretary H. A. Kester .... Associate Secretary I5RUCE Swain- .... Associate Secretary Religirjus Education Department Oscar Harper .... Discussion Groups Committee Chairmex Ioe ' . Wii.iJAMS . , . Fireside Meetings L. Johns ' ion , Intercollegiate Representative Joe V. Peoples, Intercollegiate Conferences V. H. Griffin . . . Church Relationships Reading and Literature Duke Baldkidge . . . Special Speakers Campus Service Department Bruce Swaik .... New Student Work G. A. Puryear .... Motion Pictures Anderson Spickarr . Freshman Handbook Social — Student Directory (Jommunity Service Department Boys ' Club Work Cleanth Brooks Deputations Administrati% e Department E. E. Sheely Publicity J. T. Davis Finances J. E. Ward Membership Employment Hugh Cecil .... Association History 214 3or ym xyy o 30 ' ■ui .....P AcCorAMOVomf Sharp Advisory Board Oeax O. E. Brown, Chairman Prof. G. R. Mayfield, Secretary Coach Dan McGugin Prof. Edwin Mims Pean J. H. Phillips Hean R. B. Bogle luDci-: J. H. DeWitt Mr. W. V. Dillon. Jr. Prof. E. J. Eberling Mr. a. B. Hill Prof. Geo. H. Price Dean C. M. Sarratt Mr. L. B. Smelser PrES. W. D. WeA IHERFORn Dean G. C. Robinson Jones The V. M. C. A. is not another " .activity. " Nor does it exist to provide .activities for stu- dents, nor just to do things for students. It seelvs to gather up, guide and drive onward, as a movement, all those forces in the campus community which contribute the highest Christian y (jualities to personality. i Starting with the assumption that the very essence of the religion of Jesus is a spirit of helpfulness, or helpful good-will, the ' anderiiilt Young Men ' s Christian Association attempts to do three things, namely; (i) To help students achieve a better understanding of Christ and to supply them with O inspiration toward the living of His Way of Life. As a means toward the accomplishment of the foregoing, these projects are undertaken: Meetings, forums, personal interviews, special ) speakers, conferences, week-end camps, distribution of pamphlets and books. l (2) To meet definite needs of students in practical ways, the Association carries on such y enterprises as: An employment bureau, Freshman Handbook, Student Directory, Dormitory p Reading Room, Freshman reception. U (3) In order to provide channels in which large numbers of students may find their larger selves through the expression of helpfulness at points of real need in the community, such enter- prises as supplving leaders to Boys ' Club Work, Deputations, and Gospel Team Work are carried on. VANDERBILT " V " DELEc;. TION National Student Conference, Milwaukee, Wis. Front Row. left to right — Ruth PeoplfS. Maiy Wcisi ' , Frances Williams. France.s Bowon Second How — G. A. Puiyear, .Jr.. A. V. F ' owers. E. F, Valighan, C. G. Sledge, H. A. Kester, .loe Webb Peoples. W. J. Jones. Y. .M. ( ' . A. Secretary. Bark Row — Vernon Sharp. Lytle Harrell. E. R. Walker, F. F. Thompson, Cleanth Brook.s. Hugh Cecil, Sidney Babcock. Not in picture — Bruce Swain. W ' . D. (Bill) Spears. 215 " YAJSWfy T03 30 or [DkDAe COMM01jO ' R 1 Top Row — Eve. Rucker. Eve. Bottom Row — Miller, Rippy, P ' tlit, DeMonbreun. I ve Club Officers C. Grimes PresUem P. S. York Vice-President Jock Holt Secretary-Treasurer Pete Rogers C. M. Miller Members Elkin Rippey W. A. DeMonbreun J. V. Havnie A. V. RUCKER M. B. Pettit W. B. Adamson A Senior Honor Cluh controlled and operated upon the same general principles as its com- panion club, the Witherspoon Club. Dr. Duncan Eve, Sr., Dr. Duncan Eve., Jr., and Dr. H. M. Cox are the honorary members of this club. It was originally organized in honor of Dr. Eve. Sr. This club functions in co-operation with the I ' niversity in its program of instruction and in stressing the ethical side of the practice of medicine. zi6 icor ' Y NDY ' 30 m Dke COMMOIB-RBltil Top Row — Harris, Bi ' yan, Withers|)iMin, N ' )rtli. Luten. Middle Row — Pilche-r. Haibison. Nt-al. Pumphrey, Walker, Schmidt. Botton Row — Stone, High tower, Parker, Overall. With erspoon Club Officers E. F. Harbison President H. Carey Walker Vice-President Cobb Pilcher Secretary and Treasurer Members E. R. Emens Walter Bovce Rouktree William D. North Charles E. Parker Emmett D. Hightovver L. C. Bryan Belo Stone B. T. Harris A. B. Pumphrey Frank Luton Paul A. Neal, Jr. James C. Overall Norman L. Schmidt N. T. Barnes A Senior Honor Club, members being selected for the succeeding year from the ranks of the Junior Class. Dr. John A. Withcrspoon and Dr. Jack Witherspoon are the two honorary mem hers of the club, it having been founded originally in honor of Dr. John A. Witherspoon. The purpose of this club is to instill into its members by practice and by example the higher principles of the practice of medicine and to co-operate with the University in carrying out its program. 217 or A NDy jCoi: Rhber Boult OKOke COMMOIjO-RE K Honor Council The Honor Council this year was com- posed of Reber Boult, chairman; A. Trice, J. T. Davis, Bob Porter and Dick Abernathy. Theirs is a hard position, yet they fill it ad- mirably. This committee is composed of rep- resentatives elected from each class of Aca- demic and Engineering departments. All cases of violation of the honor system are brought to them and it is their duty to enforce rigidly the rules set down by the voting of the mem- bers. Reber Boult, chairman, acted wisely and filled his post with credit. C. M. Sarratt, Dean of Men, always gave a helping hand and his counsel is of invaluable help to the committee. The Honor Council is the result of the Student Body voting en masse at the beginning of the first term. Without the Honor System in our University there would be the feeling of always be ing watched. A man should have enough pride when he goes to college to wish to take his examinations without having an eagle eye looking at him all the time. The stu- dents take a greater interest in the studies of the University as a result of the Honor Sys- tem. They have the idea that to learn one must grasp and take in — they are far from the notion of seeking only as a means of taking something unfair. They wish to retain what they gather in the field of knowledge and they desire to reap only from what they have sown. It is unquestionable that the University would be handicapped without the Honor Council. It is well to bear in mind that the Honor System has only proven successful in South- ern Colleges. May it continue to enforce its rules and show the other sections of the col- lege world that it not only does away with the undesirables but it gives the students a feeling of self esteem and confidence. May the Student Body continue to uphold the tra- ditions of the honor System in Vanderbilt. Dean C M Surratt 2lS 3or ' Y NDV 10 ? ,rr l £7 CDMMOtiPRE Jp .x: - , o --i standing — (_ ' . Brooks. E. C Cochian, ,1. Sitting — E. G. Crouch, H. T. Holman. H. Foster, .7. W. .liuohs. . Holman, D. ti. Caldwoll, J. V. Williams. Debating Teams, 1926-27 The debating season of 1925-26 proved most successful. Intercollegiate debates were held with Washington University. University of Cincinnati, University of Mississippi, University of Kentucky and University of the South. The team sent to St. Louis, defending the negative of " Resolved, That the Volstead Act should be so modified as to permit the sale of light wines and beers, " was composed of G. H. White and Ben J. Shamblum. The verdict was lost to Washington. The affirmative of the same question was advocated by J. W. Norris and Herschel C. Finger, who met the University of Cincinnati at Vanderbilt and won the decision. Marion M. Tillman and Edwin Crouch, supporting the negative of " Resolved, That the aeronautics for national defense should be separate from the Army and Navy, " met the Uni- versity of Kentucky at Nashville, winning the decision. Hubert T. Holman and G. H. Golden pleaded the negative of the same question against the University of Mississippi, losing the verdict. Horace E. Holman represented Vanderbilt in the Oxford plan debate with Sewanee, advocat- ing the affirmative of the aeronautic question. The Southern and Tennessee oratorical contests were won by M. M. Tillman, who spoke on " Intolerance and Reaction. " David G. Caldwell was awarded the Founder ' s medal in oratory, the title of his oration being " The Supreme Court. " With the advent of the season of 1926-27, plans were carried forward to improve and enlarge ' anderbilt ' s program of forensics. In addition to a dual debate with Cinci ' iinati and the regular engagements with the University of Tennessee, Sewanee and Kentucky, between thirty and forty extension debates were scheduled with the University of Tennessee, Sewanee, Kentucky, Union, Southwestern and Emory; the tours embracing the principal towns of Ten- nessee, Kentucky and Cieorgia. These debates have been invaluable in training men in the art of impromptu speaking, as well as stimulating interest in forensics and public problems. At a recent convention of the Tau Kappa Alpha Debating Fraternity, Vanderbilt was especially recognized for her success in this field of debating, and the breadth of her program adjudged second to that of only one other school in the country. The teams for 1926-27 were: Hubert T. Holman and Joe V. Williams, affirmative, and E. C. Cochran and Edwin Crouch, negative, meeting the University of Cincinnati on " Resolved, That the Eighteenth Amendment should be repealed " ; David G. Caldwell and Horace E. Holman, negative, debating with Sewanee for a " return to the Convention System of nominating party candidates " ; and Cleanth Brooks and W. A. Cox, affirmative, debating with Tennessee " The adoption of a five-day labor week. " 219 OE ynNxyyr 3 or ' m±;juOL£7Ae commotjOTJB a O W. Top Row — Burns. Vaufrl-n, Sandusky, Imi . Second Row — Steiner, Keeble, Touchfeld, Ewmg. Blue Pencil Club Officers R. Sandusky President David Keeble Vice-President Frank Burns . . Secretary and Treasurer Caruthers EwiNG Sergeant-at-Arms Members Caruthers EwiNG, Jr. Richard Ewinc David Keebi.e Guilford Dudley, Jr. Berney Steiner John Bransford Sol Tuchfeld Edmund Rogers Hunter Vaughn Maurice Mayor Fay B. Murphy A Freshman-Sophomore literary club having no membership limit. Ne v members are selected during the second term from the Freshman Class. Preliminary try-outs are held, at which each candidate reads an original manuscript. From the best of these the members are selected. The purpose of the club is to study contemporary authors in prose and poetry, and also produce compositions for criticism from the club as a whole. nor " Y iiswyy zo (, ,-rt: M OAc C OMMO130TO ]§, U U or Backelor of Ugliness, 1926 TliU i the Hist year that the real degree of " Bache- lor of rKliness " ha ever heeii awarded to a frohiiian, yet since h.- first entered Vanderhilt in 1916, E. H. Cross has been kno vn to all and sundry as " Fresh- man " ; he typifies the eternal and perennial freshman, who bv his fame has done much to support his Alma Mater. Who would ha e marshaled the cheering section in array year after year, had it not been for the stront; lungs of " Freshman " Cross? This gentleman, who by right of years should wear long whiskers, comes from Gadsden, Ala. He has been awarded academic, pharmacy, and medical de- grees from ' anderbilt. He has held an office in every class in which he has been a member during the eleven years of hi stay in the I ' niversity. " Freshman " is a member ot the Kappa Sigma fraternity, Nemo Club, Commodore Club, and the Witherspoon Club of the Medical School. For years he has contributed greatly to the success of the Vanderbilt Glee Club, of which he was president this year. In vears to come, teams coming on the field will miss the supporting cheers of dear old " Freshman " Cross. The degree of Bachelor of Ugliness, devised by Professor William H. Dodd in 18S5, is conferred an- nually by the Vanderbilt students on their most popu- lar member. E. H. Cross Year Name Address iggj — T. P. Branch .... Rockwood ,gg6_B. G. W.ALLER . . Morgantield, Ky. Tjggy—A. E. Cl-EMENT .... Humboldt .,g8y — R. E. Crockett . . . I ' nion City ,ggg_FRANK Taylor . . . Austin, Tex. iggg—jEKF McCars .... Nashville ,ggo_ -. S. RoEN ' BOROUGH . . . Memphis ,gq, — H. E. BEMts .... Jefferson, Tex. ig92 — I. A. ROBIN ' S . . . Guntown, Miss. ,8g3_R. W. Ci.AwsoK . . . Mt. Pleasant ,g9 ._W. W. Craig .... Friendship ,gg5 — W. R. Hekdrix . . . Union City 1896— H N. Pharr .... Berwick, I.a. 1897 — O ' Conner . . Leiper ' s Fork 1898 — Phil Connel Nashville iggg — s. V. Gardner .... Memphis ,poo — W. A. White . . . Anniston, Ala. 1 901 — F. S. Palmer . . Waynesboro, Ga. ,902 — J. E. Edgerton ' .... Columbia 1903 — B. F. Carr Fulton, Ky. 190+ — Ben- Clary Bell Buckle 1905 — E. B. Tucker Smyrna Tie vote. fElected, but resigned. Year Name Address 1906 — E. J. Hamilton .... Harrison 1907 — A. M. Souey Nashville 1908— R. E. Blake Nashville ti9o9 — N. T. DowLiKG .... Ozark, Ala. 1910 — Bruce McGehee Evergreen, Ala. 191 1 — John W. Bull . . . Elkton, Ky. 1912 — J. Ray Morrison . . . McKenzie 1 91 3 — Bruce Wade Trenton 1914. — Enoch Brown Franklin 191 5 — Tom Brown Ciallatin 1916 — I. R. Curry ' .... Marlin, Texas 1 91 7 — Pope Shannon .... Franklin 191 8 — Ammie Sikes Franklin 1919 — C. R. Richardson . . Athens, Ala. 1920 — Manning Brown . Hopkinsville, Ky. 1921 — G. H. Berrybill . . . McKenzie 1922 — Frank K. Neill . . . Wylan, Ala. 1923 — Jess Neely Smyrna i924 — W. B. RouNTREE . . Hartselle, Ala. 1924 — J. B. Richardson . . . Nashville 1925 — D. A. Reese .... Tupelo, Miss. 1926 — E. H. Cross .... Gadsden, Ala. ym xyy 3 or 30 mOAe COMMOTjOT m OI0-P dPrgantzattonH Top Row — Tanksley. Smith. Davis. Neel. Burlis. Second Row — Bates. Smithson, Welib. McKee. Battle. Third Row — Carter, Mathison. Lowenheim, Moore. Girls ' Student Council Officers Harriette Smithson ' PrisiJrnt Frances McKef. Vice-President Mary Bates Treasurer Elizabeth Davis Secretary Members Anna Elizabeth Battle Exine Webb DoviE Matison Marv Frances Burks Frances Neel Frances Carter Vallie Smith Carremaye Evans Corinne Tanksley Mary Jane Lowenheim 222 o o 30 Okc COMMOIDT P V : GIRLS HONOR COMMITTEE Top Row — Smith. MrKee. Lowenheim. Second Row — Grasty, Wel)li. Dean Stapleton Dean Ada Bell Stapleton has been with us since the fall of 1925. She has perhaps done more toward bringing the female elevent of Vanderbilt to a state of clocklike precision than any one person. New systems and customs were inaugu- rated and to date the work of Dean Stapleton has found reward. She may be found daily in her office acting alter- nately as adviser to the Co-eds and to the students of her English classes. H PI H s 1 r 223 OE NDVi: 301: 30 o 0 1 Oke COMMOIB-RE K Top Row — E. Bransford. Blum. Evans. Carter. Creighton. Bottom Row — Smith. Treanor. Dodd, Moore. M. Bransford, Milliken. Co-Editors A Freshman-Sophomore Literary Club " To know the best that has been said and thought in the world " Officers Matilda Treanor President Frances Carter rhe-Pri ' suicnt Margaret BRAssFORn Secretary Members Frances Bowen Christine Coffev Margaret Millikin Elisabeth Bransford Elizabeth Creighton Marv Daniel Moore Margaret Bransford Helen Dodd Helen Moore Eva Blum Carremave Evans Jane Davis Smith Frances Carter Ernestine Kinsolving Matilda Treanor 234 3or ' Y NDY - :2o DAe COMMO130TO m or Top Row — PeopUs. M Gaiin. Williams. (_ ' raiy:. Riggs. St cond Row — Polk. Grosty. St rot her. I awrenr-e, Hopkins. Third Row — Bates, Parsons, Nichols, Smith, Cook. Baskcrville, Castlo. Three Arts Club Composed of girls with love for music, art and literature; eligibility based on efficiency in one or all Officers PicsiJnil Frances Neel . . . Members . Secretary and Treasurer Navcv Baskerville Lucy Grasty Mary Ruth Strother Agnes Cassells Helen Hopkins Thelma Riggs Louise Cooke Elizabeth Lawrence Marianne Turpin Ellen Couch Lucy Ann McGugin Ruth Peoples Louise Craig Sophie Parsons Elizabeth Wheeler Mary Bates Prudence Polk Sara Catron Smith Elizabeth Williams ' yn ' NVfy uor o £7Xe COMMOTjOTJE 1 ji iij.j ,. f. Top Row — Everett. Ledbetter. Dickey. Provine. Neel. Second Row — Smith, Little, Baskerville, Burr, McKee. Bachelor Maides An honor club composed of the most representative girls in the Junior and Senior Classes Officers Elizbeth Davis Mistress des Affaires Frances McKee Mistress des Fetes Christine Provine Mistress des Finances Members Sara Catron Smith Frances Neel Maleita Everett Bessie Brown Dorothy Knight Mary Dickey Caroline Little Ruth Burr Vallie Smith Nancy Baskerville Georgia Ledbetter 226 3or ' V qNDY o ZLO or 02 Okc C0MM0130-RE m Top Row — Jarrell, Creighton. Smith, Dodd. Welsh. Bottom Row — Tucker, M. Moore, Jenkins, H. Moore. Lotus Eaters An honor club composed of the most representative girl of the Sophomore Class. " Let us alone " Officers Jane Davis Smith PrrsiJcn! Frances Carter Secretary-Treasurer Elizabeth Creighton Social Cliainnan Members Daisy Marie Tucker Helen Moore Anne Jarrell Frances Jenkins Helen Dodd Ruth Welch Esta Hill Elizabeth Creighton Jane Smith Frances Carter Mary Daniel Moore Elizabeth Bransford 227 " VANxyy zor o o DKOL COMMOIB-RE KQ Top Row — Cooper, Staley, Little, McKee, Smitli. Seeond Row — Grosty, Hopkins, F. McKee. Blaeli, Matison. Bottom Row — Winston. Peoples, Mattliews, Craig. Scribblers (Chi Delta Phi) A Junior-Seninr Literary Club Officers Frances McKee Presidcnl Ruth Peoples I ' ice-PrrsiJin DoviE Matison Secntary-Treasurir Members Nela Black Dovie Matison Gladys Smith Bess Brown Elizabeth Mathews Hazel Simon Lucy Grasty Helen Hopkins Christine Provine Louise Craig Caroline Little Norma Dix Winston Betty Cooper Frances McKee Sarah Staley Ruth Peoples 228 3or : NDy . o 30 e(@ rrd] Vf c commotjOt bT P Top Row — Carter, Millikcn, Peoi)les, Noel, Evans. Second Row — Smithson, Battle. Third Row — Davis, Grosty, Williams, McKee, Hopkins. Y. W. C. A. Cabinet Officers Frances Williams ... President Elizabeth Davis yiee-PresiJciit Helex Hopkin ' S . . Secretary Frances McKee Treasurer Bessie Brow.v . I ' nderyraduate Representative Members Helen " Hopkins Anna E. Battle Harriet Smithson Elizabeth Davis Frances Neel Frances Williams Frances Carter Carremave Evans Margaret Millikin Lucy Grasty Frances McKee Rlth Peoples Bessie Brown Advisory Board Mrs. Sam Orr Miss Susie McWhirter Mrs. S. S. Crockeit Mrs. A. B. Benedict Mrs. W. F. Fleming Miss Nellie Roche Dean Ada Bell Stapleton 229 oz " VANxyy ZLOTi o OK £7Ae COMMOTDTJE KQ ' SCENES CroiiJs llirong chapel to hear Eddie Mi?ns, publicity man for the ad ' vancing South. Scene I shonvs the gate- crashers, led by One-Eyed Connolly, Tex Richard ' s right-hand man. Scene II shoivs the students enroute to the chapel, ivinding about the picturesque campus in a meandering line. Note the orderly manner in which the students walk. This is the direct result of the Tandy traffic code worked out by the Student Council. Inciden- tally, Tanderbilt is the only university in the South which requires the students to wear full dress to chapel. The funny looking fellow in Scene II is Red Ti ' .hnan, the Greenfield politician. These little snapshots show the Wesley Hall theological students rallying early in the morning to do obeisance to Commodore Tanderbilt, pa- tron saint of the Vnii ' ersily. Scene A shows the students aivaiting the six o ' clock bell in order that they may do their daily dozen in the di- vinity line. The Commodore, as photoed, is troubled with abdominal pangs, causing him to clasp the stomach with the right hand. He has just emerged from a coat of white paint and will soon have another. Scene B shows the students in the midst of the rites, with High Priest Kirkland presiding. The se- dentary position adopted by the worshippers is character- istic of all Tanderbilt stu- dents. nor " YANVY o no Publications o or m £7Xe COMMOIjO ' RE f Herbert Armstrong, Cale P. Haun. In Presenting This — The 1927 CoMAroDORE, to you, we wish to thank the Class of 1927 for the honor of editing and managing its yearbook. We have ever been conscious of the responsibility that the Senior Class has entrusted to us. We have worked hard and served the class and school to the limit of our strength and resources. Our work is done — the last copy sheet has been marked and numbered and is ready to go to the printer. Only this one remains. As we stop for reflection we find mis- takes that we have made and things have been left out which we have not had space to include in this volume. We began our work with ideals and aspirations, but the hard knocks of business and editorial worries have shattered most of them. What the Commodore might have been if only we could have kept them, only our dreams can tell ; what it is, is for your judgment. In these lines the staff wishes to extend its appreciation to those students who have not been connected with the staff, but who have given their time, thoughts, and energ ' for the success of the book. Our work is done. May you read the Commodore with as much happiness as we have found in its creation. Mav it mean to you — ' anderbilt. Seo Appendix. Pag 233 :ior " V NDY U o o no iph £7Ae coiAMoayRB m o Top Row — Simon, Spickard. Matliis. G. Waller. Cunningham. Second Row — Ewin, Young. BriflKes. Dawson. Kline. Third Row — Ledyard. Simpson, Williams. Doss. Webb, Rasco. Anderson. Commodore Board Herbert Armstrong . EJilor-in-Chicj Cale p. Haun Business Manager Anderson Spickard Assistant Editor Wallace Mathis irt Editor George Waller Sports Editor Wentworth Cunms ' CHAm Features Maron Simox Literary Henry Kline Frank Bridges Robins Ledyard C. W. Rasco ' Overton Williams James Dawson Bob Ewin Vernon Sharp Wilbur Creighton Paul Doss Joe Clay Young Bill Anderson John Simpson Dwight Webb Tom Littleton contrirltors Van Kline Bill Spears Britt Rogers Red Sanders Carolyn Cobb Anne G. Greenlaw The Commodore is the annual of the University, published just prior to com- mencement, and is a year-book portraying the life of the school year. The Junior Class elects the editor for the next year, while the Sophomore Class elects the assistant editor. 233 or " Y NDy 3 or w ,TM il OAe COMMOID-RE J Top Ruvv — Airnstroiig, Mathis, Stuart, Simon. Spickard. Second Row — Gardner, Kline. Third Row — Westbrook. Williams, Brooks. Ownbey. Masquerader Staff James G. Stu. rt, Jr Editor-in-Chicj Wallace Math is Business Manager Maron Simon Managing Editor Anderson Spickard . . . Assistant Business Manager Herbert Armstrong rt Editor Egbert S. Ownbey . . . Literary Revieiving Editor Overton Williams Exchange Editor J. T. Westbrook Cleanth Brooks Edwin S. Gardner Betty Cooper Bob Proctor Henry B. Kline " The Masquerader " is a humorous magazine published seven times annually. It is fostered by the Calumet Club of Sigma Upsilon, which elects the editor annually. The business manage- ment, however, is under the supervision of the Publication Board. The " Masquerader " is a me mber of the Southern Association of College Comics. a34 3:0 E " VANVy o o f 30 s Sfc £7Xe COMMOTjOT P 1 3 ' ■ - o or Top Row — Simon. Fant. Porter. Second Row — WilsoTl. Bordofsky. Sensabaugh. Marks. Bottom Row — Brittain. Murphy. Bailey. Cobb. Provine, Clayton. The Vanderbilt Hustler A Weekly Journal of College Life Issued on Friday during the college year. Published by the students of Vanderbilt University under supervision of the University Publications Board. Board of Editors L. G. Fant Eciitnr-in-Cliuf Maron Simon Managing Editor R. A. Porter, Jr Business and Circulation Manager Russell Bailey Issistant Business Manager Jas. K. Clayton Issistant Circulation Manager AssisT.ANT Editors Guy Lindsey Organizations Louis Marks Sports Bill Hopson Offices Associate Editors Marx Borodofsky G. F. Sensabaug h Sam Pickering James K. Clayton Howard Lackey Edward Anderson Francis Murphy Harwell Wilson Bud Stone Features Department Ed Brittain. Editor Edmund Rogers Christine Provine Carolyn Cobb Les Lounsbury 235 ynNxyy zon I J or mOAc COMMOTjO-RB .1 APPENDIX (The Appendix Has Been Removed.) 236 3or " Y NDV o o no F % DKOAe COMMOD3T K o Dan McGugin It is needless for any introduction or comment to be made of Coach Dan, for he is known wherever football is known and his ability as a coach of football and as a leader of men is admired throughout the country. Only recently he was placed by Hugh Fullerton on his All-American team of coaches. He is the grand old man of Southern coaches and there are only a few over the country who have coached longer or with more remarkable results. There need be no more than this said of him, that any one of his " boys " would give his right arm for him. An excellent, up-to-the-minute coach, full of good humor, witty, character builder and an inspired leader is Coach Dan. O I 238 30 r V NDY 30 fe L-i O o n o " PL Ofvc COMMOTjOT m QT. Cody, Weible, MoGugln. and Wakefield holding a conference. The Coaches The coaching staff of Vaiiderbilt is exceptionally strong; headed by that lovable, inspiring, smart, tactful and highly respected Dan McGugin, and ably assisted by Josh Cody, Lewie Hardage and Hek Wakefield. Josh Cody Josh leaves us this year to go to Clemson. He has been a faithful, hard-working, loyal aid to Coach McGugin, and has been chiefly responsible for the noted condition of ' anderbilt teams for the past several years. He goes with the best wishes of Vanderbilt to his new field and we feel that Clemson is getting a mighty fine coach and will come to be recognized as a power in Southern football. He is also coach of basketball and baseball. Lewie Hard. ' VGe He has Benefited many Commodore backs since casting his lot with the Vanderbilt coaching staff. He is an excellent backfield coach in that he is able to impart to his men the secrets of elusiveness, shiftiness and stiff-arming ability that were his when he was in his prime as an All-Southern back. He is also the official scout of the team, in which capacity he rates along with Russ Cohen as probably the two best scouts in these parts. Vanderbilt will need him next year. Hek Wakefield This year ' s freshman coach gave Vanderbilt her first undefeated freshman team. Hek is just about as good a coach as he was a player and that is saying something. He implanted in the freshmen this year the qualities that made him capable of making Ail-American end, namely: Work, work, work, with some various thought added to what natural ability he possessed. He will continue to work up good men from the freshman squad as long as he is coach. 239 " V NDy 3 or o SM ;TMm £7Ae COIAMOUyRR A Football IN reviewing the season of the Commodores, there is one fact that stands ' .y out above all the rest and that is, the remarkable spirit of right, and M r ' the ability to come back after having lost the first major game of the S season, when they lost to Alabama in a heart-breaking, hard-fought battle. The following Saturday was a rest day game with Bryson, and there was not much chance to gauge the come-back ability of the team, but the following Satur- day, this gallant team removed all doubt and worry as to whether they would let the loss to Alabama ruin their season, when they defeated the Longhorns of Texas University in Dallas in a stubbornly-fought battle, and from then on the season devel- oped into a highly successful season, consisting of a continuous string of victories. The following Saturday, Georgia fell under the feet of the mighty Commodores only after having put up a fight worthy of any noble foe. This game was the most thrilling game seen on Dudley Field in several years. Vanderbilt won in the latter part of the game by the score of 14-13, after most of the spectators had practically conceded the game to Georgia. It was another demonstrable incident of the never-say-die spirit that characterized the play of the team the entire year. Then came a rest game with S. P. U. and on the following Saturday the team met Georgia Tech on Grant Field and in another heart-rending, spectacular, glorious game, defeated the Jackets 13 to 7, again coming from behind after Tech had scored on the eighth play of the game. The Atlanta papers stated after the game that Tech was more completely beaten in this game than at any time in recent years on Grant Field by a conference team. Then came Tennessee boasting of " her best team in history, " and boasting of an unscarred season ' s record and already planning a post-season game with Alabama for the S. I. C. championship. They came heroes, but left a badly defeated team, losing 20-3. They really had a powerful team, but were just as inferior to Vanderbilt as the score would indicate. Thanksgiving Day the Purple Tiger from Sewanee came down and in a listless game which only occasionally was characterized by any brilliant playing, were defeated 1 3 to o. Vanderbilt, owing to her excellent record, was voted second choice for the S. I. C. championship, and throughout the South there were many at the close of the season who believed that Vanderbilt could have beaten Alabama, and I am one of those. It was a great year, anyway. 240 30E -Y Nuy " t) 30 oz O Dke COMMOTJOT REVIEW OF THE SEASON B George Waller, S ynrls EJilor " . i)i:rhii.t, (19; MiDOi-K Tirxxirssi-.E Teachers, o. The first game of the year offered no more than an opportunity for Vanderliilt to practically use every man on the stjuad from time to time throughout the game. The Teachers put up a game figlit, but were simply outclassed in all deparlments of the game. Vanderhilt, of course, was ragged at times, was in fact, most of the game, but they showed to their supporters that they could look for a winning team. V.AXDERRILT, J; Al.AH.AM.A, IQ Alabama came to Nashville, already the proud possessor of two Southern titles, and they felt that if they could win this game, they were off to another, so they came prepared, came with a brilliant array of rooters, and came with a well- organized, determined and fully-conditioned team. Against them stood the Commodores, who had done their best to round into form, and to round into condition, but they had started too late to cope with such a team. The stadium was practically filled, there was a spirit of uncon- trollable energ among supporters, and the weather was stifling; entirely too hot for football, still there thev were, both teams ready for the kickoff. From the kickoff till the final whistle there were thrills galore, and countless were the near attacks of heart failure among the rooters of the two teams. On the second play a long for- ward pass from Spears to Armistead put the ball on the five-yard line, where he stumbled and fell. It was a terrible break. Alabama held, then punted, and Vandy fumbled and then Ala- bama scored without losing the ball. They scored again with a brilliant running-passing attack. The half ended 13 to o. There was no scoring in the third quarter, but in the last quarter ' anderbilt, by a brilliant passing attack carried the ball to the three-yard line, where they bucked it over and kicked goal. The Vanderhilt stands were wild and were cry- ing for another touchdown, but . ' Mabama came back with another touchdown and the game was theirs, 19 to 7. It was simply a case of a No- vember team beating an early October team of individuals, and, oh my, what a game this would have been late in November. Alabama showed the best blocking team that has been seen in Nashville in many a year. They had a great team and their condition was perfect. V.ANDERIiILT, 48; HrVSON, O. Here began Vanderbilt ' s comeback. Bryson put up a surprising defense. The Commodores didn ' t score until the second quarter, when the regulars began going into the game. The half ended with the score 20 to o. This half was marred by frequent fumbling by both teams. In the second half, Vanderhilt looked more like a team and in the final (juarter began scoring with ease. The team showed improvement as a whole over the team that played Alabama. Bryson should be commended for the stubborn, defensive game they uncorked. Their offense was notice- able by its absence. Our line work was rather ragged in this game. Vanderbilt, 7 ; Texas, o. Here again the weather was mighty hot and there was a hot, clammy atmosphere that was almost oppressing in manner. The field was stickv from constant rain beforehand and it was alto- gether an unsuitable day for football. Vander- hilt is strong in Texas and there were many old grads there, who teamed in with the special trainload of " Butch " Stewart ' s loyal supporters and the band, to show them all what real Van- derhilt spirit was. The crowd offset the weath- er and it was a frenzied mob by the time the first half was over. V anderbilt was in Texas territory but were unable to score, losing the ball on their best chance on a fumble. Early in the third quarter after a wild rampage over the line aided by one 30-yard run, soon carried the ball ever and kicked goal for the only score of the game. The Vanderhilt supporters were wild and they knew that Texas was theirs. Texas resorted to a futile passing attack in the last quarter, but were never very dangerous. Vandy in this game showed that she was well on her way to a good year. They were a much improved team over last Saturday ' s team and 1 - 11 tfK M ■■■ JL m - y ■a Y NDY 301: . ' m cs m Dke commotjO-re m o tliey prnbalily would have won liv a more de- cided score if the Texas jumho hadn ' t stuck so cUisely to their cleats. The Vanderhilt alumni secured the Dallas Athletic Club for headquarters and that night the whole ' anderbi!t crowd attended a ban(|uet held there to celebrate Vanderbilt ' s well-earned victory. It was a great gathering of Vanderhilt souls. The best thing in Texas is that group of loyal old grads. Vanderbilt, 14; Georgia, 13 Vanderhilt was glorious today in the undying fight she put up against overwhelming odds at times during the game, and Georgia was glorious in her defeat. Here was a game which would have thrilled the coldest of all stone men, would have made the strongest of men cry, and would have made the drunk man sober, for all through it there was drama, pathos, excitement and ex- hilaration. Georgia was outgained through the air and on running plays, still they were leading 13-7 with only a few minutes to play, and they had crowded down that valiant line of theirs once before on the four-yard line and there held like an unbreakable thing, and here they were the winners, until Captain Cargile, with a superhuman effort, blocked a punt. Vandy re- covered and marched to a touchdown with only a few ticks of the watch left until the game was over, and then over the stadium there came a stillness, not a soul even breathing, until the goal was kicked and Vandy was leading 14. to 13. Then bedlam broke loose, and there were tears of jov shed, and women were hysterical, but Vanderbilt had won and had won from a power- ful, never-say-die team that was glorious in de- feat. Two more like this one and I ' ll be ready to die. Vanderbilt, 50; S. P. U., o Next came what was supposed to have been a let-up game with Jesse Neely ' s team from Mem- phis, but if one had seen onh ' the first half, he would have thought that it was a game played between two teams, neither of which was the favorite. Southwestern was strong on offense and defense and Vanderbilt seemed rather ragged in her play. We were lucky not to have been scored on. The second half was an entirely dif- ferent story, for Vanderbilt began to hit her stride and S. P. U. seemed to lose strength as the game wore on. V ' andy finally overwhelmed them towards the latter part of the game. Old Captain Jesse brought up a well-coached team, with some mighty good football players on it. Vandy seemed to have suffered a let down after the Texas and Georgia games. Vanderbilt, 13; Georgia Tech, 7 On to Atlanta moved the traveling troupe of the Commodores: Team, band, students, debu- tantes, business men, butchers and all. Tech was confident of winning before the game and there was considerable concern among the rooters. Still, there was good old Dan with his boys and talking wouldn ' t hurt them. There was a great crowd in Grant Stadium and a colorful crowd it was, and no small part of that crowd was Vanderbilt through and through. The game started and on the eighth pla ' of the game Red Barron, after a 67-yard sprint around his left end, scored a touchdown. It was a dazzling exhibition of speed, side-stepping and stiff-arming. The goal was kicked and the Vandy supporters were drinking heavily of the dregs of despair. From this point on the game was all Vanderbilt ' s, even though it seemed an ' m 43 or ' Y NDy i: 1.0X. o o OKOL COMMOTjO-RE K ' S ' eternttv before the " would co e. By means of a forward pass and bucking for the last six yards, the ball was over by inches and goal was kicked. The score stood 7 to 7. In the last half Vandy kicked two field goals to add to their total. Tech resorted to a futile passing attack, but in the entire game only made two first downs, one on Barron ' s run and one on a forward pass. Vanderbilt made 10 first downs and outgained Tech about 3 yards to i. It was a spectacular, thrilling game with lots of beautiful playing by both sides. ' andy won and deserved to win, and the Tech supporters were mighty good losers. The whole state of Georgia seems to have as their chief cbjcct to scare Vanderbilt. They did that in both games and you will have to wait for manv a season to see one team play two such games in a row as did the Commodores against Georgia and Georgia Tech. V.AN ' DERIULT, 20; TeXXESSEE, 3 U. T., the whole of it, came to Nashville to see the " best team they ever had whip ' ander- bilt. " They came with a perfect season ' s record and were already planning a post-season game vith Alabama to settle the S. I. C. champion- ship, but they reckoned without considering ' an- derbilt. They should have known better than that. They said " If we don ' t win this year we never will, " and were willing to bet, under cer- tain circumstances, that they would a. The best crowd of the season was on hand and the stadium was practically filled. Tennessee looked the team that their supporters had claimed for them, and they did look formid- able, and later on they proved that they did have a powerful, well-developed team, and were only beaten by a better team. Thev scored first by a field goal and the V . T. students nearly tore the stadium down, hut their joy was short-liveil, for Vanderbilt was net to be denied. The Commodores scored one, two, three touchdowns only after having torn down stubborn resistance, especially in the V. T. line, where the gallant Barnhill, who later made All-Southern guard, fought as I have seen few men fight, even after he was sick. With all this, though, they couldn ' t stop the cut back plays launched at them and again V . T. goes back to KnoxviUe, waiting, waiting for another chance at Vanderbilt. Their team was a good team and I believe the most powerful of any the Commodores met this year, still they were up against the ' anderbilt team that is always strong in November, and they were exceptionally strong this year. It was a great game. V. xDERniLT, 13; Sewaxee, O This game, always a colorful one, on account of the keen rivalry which exists between the two schools, was rather slow this year, due to some extent to the slippery field. There was a color- ful crowd present and there was some dash and color in parts of the game. Sewanee had held Alabama to a 2 to o score after ' anderbilt had lost to her 19 to 7, and they were expecting to give us just such a game. Vanderbilt clearly outplayed Sewanee and more than likely would have won by an even larger score had the field been dry. The game was ragged as a whole and not very interesting. There were several instances of dazzling individual efforts through- out the game, but there was no such sustained qualitv in the play. The game marked the passing of several Sewanee stars and the last game of 7 of our Commodores. That ' s a mighty good way to end their careers, with a win over the Purple Tiger of Sewanee. 244 zor ■ " YfrnVTif o o 1.0 mhf:z OAe C0MM0O3TO F o or NDY i OK DL COMMOTjOT K§ ' Neil Cargile, Captain Neil has hecn one of the most inspiring leaders of recent Commodore teams, and this year com- pleted a brilliant career as a Commodore. He has played a hard-smashing, colorful game all season, being without doubt the best defensive back in all the southland. Was in practically every play on the defense, tackling like a man possessed, giving all he had all the time. Neil carried the ball only once or twice during the entire season, yet his offensive ability could not be overestimated for he made it much easier for the other backs carrying the ball by his wonder- ful exhibitions of blocking. It will be mighty hard to ever fill his shoes. AxDV Holmes. Manager Andv made one of the best student football managers that Vandy has had in a good while. Pleasant, accommodating, hard-working, popular t •sri5« W(i " «5«i ' and efficient was Andy. A mighty fine manager of a mighty fine te am. He was ably assisted by Mutt Ward and Johnnie Johnson, both of whom did good work, and by several others trying out for assistant manager. Vernon Sharp, Center, Captain-Elect A good, steady, thoroughly capable center of All-Southern caliber. Vernon played the entire year without having had any opponent outplay him. He was constantly intercepting short passes over the center of the line, was a won- derful snapper back, and a mighty good all around lineman. Always a fighter, always en- couraging to his other linemen, he is an ex- cellent choice for captain of the 1927 team. Lacking only one vote of making the composite All-Southern this year he is almost a certain bet for it next year. Make them play like you do, Vernon, and we will continue to have a winner. £-■ ' :W 9f m4 ' i! T x AXWi 246 30 r " v qNDy . o n 30 02 DAe COMMOTjOTOB P o o on i?%SS£Se»-, Nig Waller, H« , Quarter Nig is another who has passed on into the group of old timers, as he finished his career this year, after having made 3 letters. He was the fastest back on the squad, was a good pass- er, pass receiver and was a deceptive running bacl , always dangerous against any team. Played most of the year with an injured shoulder, but wa-i always good. Nig never was given any kind of the chance he deserved this year, for if he had been, he would have gained ground with the best of them. Went down on punts in several games and was always there to tackle the man receiving the punt. He also played at end and defensive half. Mighty good work. Nig. ' an- derbilt will miss you Peck Ownx, Quarter and Half Peck has played two years and will be hack next year to carry on the good work he has done these two years. He was a more finished player this year. Was a good defensive man, a good pass receiver and made several nice gains this year. He alse can pass and is full of fight. Peck has been used at both half and quarter and has covered punts from an end po- sition. Had his shoulder dislocated in the latter part of the season and didn ' t get to play against Sewanee. He will be a very valuable cog in the machinery composing next year ' s backfield. Bill Hendrix, Fullback Hendrix also departs from the Coinmodore machine, and in his passing there goes one of the best fullbacks of recent Southern football teams. He developed in the last 2 games of last year a very powerful drive which he im- proved to an even higher quality this season, and in addition, developed a shiftiness once he was past the line of scrimmage, that would make many a much lighter halfback proud to own. He was used at end and halfback on the de- fense, and was a much improved player in this respect over last year. Big, powerful and shifty, a good pass receiver and a good blocker. Hate to lose you. Bill. On several All-Southern teams. Bo Brown, Guard Brown is another of last year ' s freshman team who more than came up to last year ' s prediction. Although this was his first varsity year, he was picked by Grantland Rice on his All-Southern selection. He has all the qualities that a star lineman should have, and he uses them all to the fullest. Here was a certain choice for 1927 ' s best guard in the south, but he has left school. Vanderbilt is hoping strongly and counting on him to return to school and play again in 192S, for there have been mighty few such men produced lately in their first year of varsitv football. 2+7 " YANxyy ion o o DKOAe COMMO130R K Paul McGalghey, JJall Paul, a graduate from last year ' s freshman team, was a regular back before the season closed. Being of a squatty build, he was a hard man to stop once he was started. He was essen- tially a charging back, but was elusive once he was in the open, and gained considerable ground when he was called on to advance the ball. Paul has that old fighting spirit — that spirit of a fullback, once developed. Bill Spears, Quarter Bill ' s second year on the team bore out all the last year ' s prediction that he would be a wonderful running back this year. In fact, he was the greatest running back in the whole South, and was practically unstoppable. He be- gan the year at quarter, and did the passing, punting and his share of the running. He did nearly all the punting until the latter two-thirds the season, but Bill still was a triple threat man, for he was very dangerous within the 40-yard line for kicking drop kicks. Tech can testify to that. His passing alone would have given him a place on most teams and add to this his deceptive, elusive, fearless style of running and his kicking ability, can you wonder why he was unanimously selected All-Southern quarter? Neither can I. Will be back for one more year. Hard luck, opponents. Jones, End and Half Cowboy, after coming to Vanderbilt from New Mexico and staying in school a year, came out in earnest this year and proved to be a most val- uable man both as an end and as a halfback. He was a hard blocker and tackier, and ver ' adept on handling passes. Kept up his work as a freshman medical student, and still played football. He had to like the game to do that. Played a beautiful game against Tech. Will lose him by a conference ruling. Hate to lose you, Cowboy. Bryan Faircloth, Guard Bulldog ' s second year on the squad found him a much improved player over last year and a hard man to keep out of anybody ' s starting line- up. He was undoubtedly one of the hardest working linemen in the entire squad, and has shown steady, plugging improvement all during this year. Will be back next year, and his presence will prevent the coaches from having any more grey hairs appear in their temples from worrying about who is going to play at least one guard position next year. He can also play a good game at center. 248 30 r " YAnxy o 10 o OE " Vh €7Ae COMMOIjO ' RB F m - Larry Creson, End Here is a man who was late in being given a chance to demonstrate his real ability, but when he was given that chance, proved to be one of the two best ends this writer saw in action last year. The team ' s strength offensively and defensively was improved 15 to 20 per cent when Kitty was put in as the regular punter, as he averaged between +0 and 50 yards on his punts and was a demon on the defense, tackling time and time again behind the line of scrim- mage around his own end and around the oppo- site end also. Received many All-Southern votes this year and will put up a stronger bid next vear. Jim Sharpe, Fullback Jim, playing his first year after coming up from the freshman team, proved to be a very efficient, hard-driving back. He alternated with Hendrix at fullback in most of the games, and was perhaps the most powerful charging back on the Commodore squad. In the first few games he had a tendency to keep his head ducked after passing the line of scrimmage, thus running blindly. As the season wore on he overcame this fault and his powerful thrusts at the line have made the coaches predict a wonderful sea- son for him his next year. Sharpe more than likely will back up the line in 1927 and we know he will back it up as it should be backed up. Glad you are with us again, Jim. A real good fullback. Bob Ledyard, Tackle, Guard Bob is another who shall not be back next year. He made his third letter this year and has during his career played a consistently good game. Has been called on time and again to fill some gap in that old line and he ' s always done it well. He has helped the morale of the team and he will be sorely missed next year. JiMMiE Armistead, End, Half Armistead ' s first year on the team proved that he can and will play football as it should be played. He was another of the several ends we had this year and he played at half also at times. Ht gives promise of developing into a very shifty back for next year. He is capable of playing great football before he leaves and will be in the starting line-up in 1927. Was handi- capped through the early part of the season with a badly sprained ankle sustained before the sea- son opened, but played good football even with it hurt. 249 " Y NDy : 301: wai TM l fi " . CO V MOTjOTJB A " o Z.ACK Coles, End Zack ' s third and last year on the team. Was first given his chance three years ago in the Georgia game, where his brilliant defensive work in the last half will always be remembered by those who saw it. Since that game Zack has put out an excellent exhibition of defensive end, and has also played a guard position. His game against Minnesota two years ago in that posi- tion will live long in the memories of those pres- ent. As ' andy had several good fast ends this year Zack didn ' t play as much as last year, but gave a good account of himself when he did play, for he has always been a mighty hard man to get out of a play on the defense. An easy man to play defensive half behind. Good work, Zack. Vaughx Bl.AKE, End Blake, playing his first year of varsity foot- ball, proved to be a valuable end. His speed, already a possession that has ranked him as one of Vanderbilt ' s greatest track men, made him a good prospect at the beginning of the year for an end position. He was a trieless worker and developed in leaps and bounds. Is mighty good material for next year ' s team and is a prospect fir a fast-stepping, shifty halfback. Red Saunders, Quarter and Half Red was perhaps as small as any letter man in the S. I. C. This was his third year on the team and he too, has finished his football career. Red has been a game, hard-fighting back, and only his lack of weight kept him from playing more. He knows football, is very good in his selection of play, is a deceptive ball carrier and is good in the passing game, both as a passer and as a receiver of passes. He has given his all and that ' s been a great deal. Good work, Red. Jesse Keexe, Guard Another good man who completed his grid career in the game with Sewanee on Thanks- giving. Handicapped throughout the season by an old shoulder injury, Jesse put up a good brand of football. He was a big, powerful lineman who never fully realized his ability, but made it hard for many an opponent. Jesse could play guard, tackle or center effectively and for three vears has been a bulwark in Commodore lines. 250 30 r " VAis xyy 30 o o Hugh Cecil, Guard Prnbably the hardest man on the team. I n- hiirtahle, hard, consistent, hard-working and de- pendable are all qualities possessed by this line- man. There were more than one of an oppos- ing players on the ground groaning and moan- ing (if they were that well off), from the savage blocking and tackling of this Beau Brummel. A good man for the past two years and a better one next year. Luskv, Tackle Although this was Piute ' s first year on the team he took his place from the beginning of the year as a regular tackle, and there he remained, putting up a consistently good game, both on offense and defense. He has been a faithful, tireless worker and has more than held his own throughout the season. He has proven that he will be a bulwark of strength in next year ' s line. We are all for you, Lehman. Fred McKibbon, Tackle The largest of the Commodores and a ranking tackle in southern football for the past 2 years. Ox also leaves this year. He has been a marked man all year and has had no less than 2 men put against him by each of Vandy ' s opponents this year. This alone speaks for his ability and the respect other southern teams had for him. Named by many for All-Southern. Was very good at kicking off, opening holes in opponents ' lines, severely jolting rebel backs on the defense, and a deadly open field tackier. His place will only be filled by an exceptional tackle. George Waller, of Bessemer. Alabama, proved to be the most versatile athlete In Vanderbilt during the year 1925-1926, and as a result he received the Porter cup for athletic- prowess. George was a three-letter man. receiving the coveted " " in football, baseball, and track. He played uuarterljack on the football team, ran the team with excellent judgment, and was as gritty as they came. His defensive work was one of the features of the season. On the baseball team George hurled the horsehide in fine fashion, and he was one of Coach Cody ' s most dependable moundsmen. Coach Bill Anderson used George as a pole vaulter. and he was the best in the South in this event, winning at the S. I. C. nieet and establishing a new -Southern competitive record. In addition he played a nifty forward in the frat league, being high-point man for the Sigma Nu ' s. In his spare moments he finds time to pass his medical work, take a prominent part in all the campus activities, and to rate high with the faculty and higher with his fellow students. 251 or " Y NDV zor no o o ' °o DWAe COMMOIDR KQ ' Freshman T Here is Vanderbilt ' s first undefeated Fresh- man team and a mighty fine looking hunch it is. Under the able coaching of Hel Wake- field the Freshmen very soon learned that foot- ball was a serious business and they applied the lesson in all their work for the entire season. They did more work on blocking and tackling the dummy and each other than did the varsity, and they put in afternoon after afternoon scrim- maging their big brothers on the varsity, and always gave a very creditable exhibition. As a whole, they were an eager, willing, conscien- tious bunch, and the hard work they went through with this year will assure the varsity- coaches next year that they have a bunch of hard-blocking, hard-tackling, rough, but clean- playing men who are ready and anxious to play for Vanderbilt ' s varsity as they have so well played for her this year as freshmen. earn I ' hey have not been defeated and among their most notable conquests have been the defeat of Birmingham-Southern freshmen, Kentucky State freshmen, who were press-agented as having a[i unbeatable team; University of Tennessee fresh- men and the freshman team from Sewanee. They were specially strong on the defensive, had a good punter in Gibson, a good passer in Mc- Elwain and a deceptive, dangerous back in Rye. In Abernathy, they probably had the best pros- pect for a tackle or end that has come here in many a day. And on down the list of the 15 men who were awarded numerals, there are names who will later become associated with varsity victories and traditions. Some of the more prominent of whom are the ones mentioned above and Warner, Blalock, Baker, Franklin, Dunn, Lewis. 252 hoi; " V NDY o zo m€7Ae COMMOljO-RE 1 on S. I. C. Champions The championship of the Southern Conference basketball world came to Vander- bilt when the Commodores, on the night of Tuesday, March 2, in Atlanta, took all the Georgia Bulldogs had to offer, shook it off and plunged from the blackness of impending defeat to the championship by the score of 46 to 44 in a nerve-wrecking, pulse-shattering battle. Jim Stuart, All-Southern center, was all over the floor, scoring 19 points to head the list of scores and to be the high point scorer of the entire tournament. John McCall, All-Southern guard, continued his great play in the hole position, taking practically all the opposing shots off the back board, and started nearly all of the Commodores ' advances down the floor. Captain Malcolm Moss proved again that he had no superior as a floor man, and he made the 3 deciding points of the game. Frank Bridges and Dave Baker, the two forwards, were not excelled by any for- wards in the tournament. They were well up among the high scorers and in defensive work and floor play were both stars. Vanderbilt was easily the best team that appeared in the tournament, and they never did reach the pace they set in their pre-tournanient games until the last half of the Georgia game, when they started 8 points behind and came back in the glorious victory. 254 3or " Y NDY - o o zo - ' (_i M Dke COMMOTjOT P OE This is probably the greatest basketball team that Vanderbilt ever had and it is only proper that they should be champions of the S. I. C. To reach the finals, Vanderbilt brushed aside Washington and Lee by a 44 to 32 count, finishing the game under wraps. Ole Miss was the next to fall and the Com- modores played that game with a nonchalance that was quite evident and yet won, 32-20. The South Carolina Gamecocks were met in the semi-finals and the Cody five had no great trouble in winning by a 31 to 25 score, and then the Georgia game and the championship. Coach Cody, with only a few weeks ' practice for his men, took them on their annual Christmas trip into Indiana, Illinois and Missouri, where they won 2 games and lost 2. Losing to Evansville College and Loyola (Chicago) and winning from Marquette and University of St. Louis. Beginning with the game on January 8 with Western Kentucky State Normal, which Vanderbilt won, 40 to 20, there has been no let up in the schedule, and the Commodores developed rapidly into the outstanding team of the South. Josh Cody presented a fast, good-shooting, fighting, and well-passing team that is exceptionally good on the defense. Baker, forward, has improved by leaps and bounds, and is death 255 ' V NDY i: 3 or 30 CSm OAe COMMOljOrar 1 on crip shops and will get his share of points in every game. Bridges, the o ther for- ward, is a wonderful floor man, a good defensive man and a mighty good shot and dribbler. Jim Stuart is a wonder at center and most of Vanderbilt ' s passing attack is built around him. He is a good tip-off man, almost a dead shot, and is the best man on the team to get the ball down the floor. He is hard to beat. Captain Moss, at running guard, plays the same steady brand of good basketball that has made him be recog- nized as a strong link in the team. Moss can stick to any one man closer than a leech and he also comes in for his goals from the field when they are needed, as evi- denced b ' his goal from the middle of the floor against Ole Miss when Vandy was one point behind and there was I minute to play. He is a good floor man. John McCall, at back guard, with his 6 feet, 3 or 4 inches of height, is the best back guard seen on an S. I. C. team in many a moon. He gets the ball off the backboard practically every time and is always busy knocking down shots that have already left the oppo- nents ' hands. It is a pleasure to watch anyone that is as good as he is play. Besides these five regulars there are several capable men who play in most of the games, and will form a nucleus for a strong team next year. Among these are Vernon Sharp, center and guard ; John Thomas, forward, and Allen Sharp, forward. Within the last two weeks, Willie Martin, a varsity forward from last year ' s team, has come out and will add strength to the team, as he is a mighty good little forward. The team is managed by Alfred Benjamin, who is ably assisted by Charlie Cook and Gus Puryear. The season ' s record is as follows: Vanderbilt 20; Evansville 23 Vanderbilt 40; Marquette 22 Loyola 31 St. Louis 20 West Kentucky State Normal ... 20 Middle Tennessee Teachers College . 19 Kentucky State 36 West Kentucky State Normal .... 16 Georgia Tech 36 Vanderbilt 36 ; Mercer 32 Vanderbilt 53; Sewanee 18 Vanderbilt 36; Mississippi A. M 34 Vanderbilt 50; Aliddle Tennessee Teachers College . 20 Vanderbilt 50; Ramblers 28 Vanderbilt 31 ; Sewanee 18 Vanderbilt 33; Ole Miss 32 Vanderbilt 43 ; Peps 32 Vanderbilt 39; Auburn 35 Vanderbilt 44; Evansville College 42 Vanderbilt 35 ; LTniversity of Tennessee 25 OE Vanderbilt 7; Vanderbilt 25 ; Vanderbilt 40 ; Vanderbilt 60; Vanderbilt 48 ; Vanderbilt 15; Vanderbilt 29 ; 2;6 30 r ■ NDY 30 Baseball =? or fe DKpA COMMOIB-R T Valur. i _SHon.T S TOP_ " T 3or IIi:m)K1X Review of tlie 1926 Season The Commodores opened the 1926 season with the annual se- ries with the Nashville club of the Southern Association, and, for the first time in five years, won the second game, 9-6, due lo Creson ' s great mound work, and came near to winning the series, the score of the last game heing 7-6. Following the Nashville games come the annual invasion of the Northern teams, Vanderbilt winning from Defiance, and three games from Indiana, but dropped two to the great Michigan team. After splitting a two-game series with Auburn, the Commodores invaded Georgia for four games, the trip proving very disastrous. At Athens, the first game was lost to the University of Georgia, 5-3, Moss pitching a great game and deserving to win. On the next day the Vandy team fell be- fore the shoots of " Shaky " Koin, while the Bulldogs hit the offerings of Creson, Cargile, and Russell freely, the score being 16-4. From Athens the Commodores journeyed to Atlanta, there dropping a two-game series to Georgia Tech, the conference champions. The majority of the remaining home games were won by Vanderbilt, but the season ended by their defeat in two games by Alabama at Tuscaloosa. Much tribute should go to Josh Cody, coach of the Commodores, for his work with the Vandy team last year. Although the season could not be called a successful one, the Commodores were always dan- gerous and a real threat. Malcolm Moss and Kitty Creson bore the pitch- ing burden, rating with the leaders in the confer- ence, while George Waller, dividing his time be- tween baseball and track, won a majority of his games, as did Neil Cargile. Red Sanders led the team in hitting with a .390 mark, as well as being the most dependable fielder on the s(|uad, and as a recognition of this he was chosen by his teammates for the 1927 captaincy. The squad was composed of: Jack McEachern, manager; Miller, captain and catcher; Moss, Cre- son, George Waller, and Cargile, pitchers; Russell, pitcher and utility; Nig Waller, first base; Red Sanders, second base; Owen, shortstop; Spears, third 258 ' V NDY o 30 I061I 0Z £7Ae COMMOtB-REjP S ' o o on Waller base; Heiidrix, left field; Year- Avood and Ledyard, center field, and Lancaster, right field. The only letter man to be lost from the 1926 team is Captain Cleo Miller, veteran catcher, and Avith Country Oliver to fill his shoes, and such men from the freshman squad as Boone, Haw- kins, and others, in 1927 Vander- bilt should possess one of the greatest teams to repre- sent that institution in many years. For the 1927 season, Bill Schwartz, former man- ager of the Nashville club and Commodore coach, has been obtained in the absence of Josh Cody, and this fact in itself assures a winning team. An ex- tensive Eastern trip has been planned, including games with Yale, Princeton, Harvard, Dartmouth, Holv Cross, Pennsylvania and others. Results of 1926 games. 5 ; Nashville Vandeibilt Vanderbilt V anderbilt V ' anderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt V anderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt V anderbilt Vanderbilt V anderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt V anderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt Vanderbilt 9; Nashville 10; Defiance 16; Indiana . 9 1 Indiana . I 5 ; Indiana 6; Nashville 6; Michigan o; Michigan 9; Auburn . 4 ; Auburn . 3 ; Georgia . 4; Georgia . 3 ; Georgia Tech 6 ; Georgia Tech 9 I Kentucky State . 9 ; Kentucky State . 2 ; Tennessee . . . 6 ; Tennessee . . . 3 ; Miss. A and M. 4; Miss A. and M. 6; M. T. S. T. C. 2; M. T. S. T. C. o; Alabama . . . 3 ; Alabama . . . 6; West Ky. Normal 8 6 o o 1 6 7 9 7 6 8 5 16 13 10 6 7 3 5 2 5 + I 12 4 3 259 ' V NDY noss CRESOfJ Pitcher. -.- ■5 ' BASfe- it f V 303: O 3.0 g OE mLT¥ rt ' DL COMMOTjORE; KQ ' o Top Row — Ward. Kingree. Mitligan, Scheely. Second Row — Killebrew, McLester, In Appreciation Does Vanderbilt have Spirit? How often we hear this about the campus! To really have this question answered go and watch the boys who go day in and day out to aid the teams with the disagreeable work of putting up the old suits, fishing out a pair of track shoes or locating a helmet or pair of shoulder pads that were thrown away in the excitement of undress- ing. Certainly there is no surer guarantee of the preservation of a spirit than this incessant toil. They labor not for renown, not for financial reward, but from loyalty to a cause. In such a situation spirit thrives. May this heritage continue to pass on from class to class and may all assistant managers be as loyal and deserving as those of the past. They get no cheers, they get no publicity — but the teams know what they really mean — they personify the Spirit of Vanderbilt that cannot die. 260 3or : ' NDy . 30 Track % 0 1 0 e C0MM0O3TO K Track The Commodores, for the second straight ear, were undefeated in dual meets. A review of the season showed that they were exceptionally strong in the field events, as they have been for three years, and were strong in the events from the 440 on up through the 2-mile run in the track events. Their 100-yard men were good and they were weakest in the hurdles, high jump and broad jump. On April the tenth Vanderhilt sent the varsity and freshman i-mile relay team to the Georgia Tech relays held in Atlaiita, and came in second to Miss A. and M. in 3:27, in the varsity race and the yearlings won their race. The following Saturday Coach Bill ' s boys defeated Kentucky State 68-49 ' " very interesting meet. Kentucky was very strong in the dashes, the pole vault and both jumps, but as a whole were exceedingly weak in the field events. Vanderbilt won eight first places. o 262 30 r AnXT 30 V " PL Dfie COMMOIjOT m o Courtney. A. Smith. Wilson. Bryan. Baskette, Tiirill At New Orleans the Tiilane Greenies were met and defeated on a very wet track by the score of 55-35. The jumps, pole vault and 220 low hurdles were cancelled, due to the dangerous footing. Tulane won firsts in the 220-yard dash, the 100-yard dash and the high hurdles, and Vanderbilt won first h the remaining events. Again the superiority of the Commodore field team was demonstrated in that Tulane made only 6 points in all the field events. They are still talking about Van Order, the iron man from Vanderbilt. He won both the mile and 2-mile runs with ease. Very few outstanding marks were made ' due to the condition of the track, but it was a good meet. Georgia Tech was met in Atlanta the following Saturday, and they too met defeat by the score of 88 1-3 to 642-3 in a meet that was full of thrills and was much closer than the score would indicate. Tech won five firsts and Vanderbilt ten. They won in the low hurdles, the run- ning high jump, the running broad jump, the shot put and the two-mile run. The Volunteers from t ' niversity of Tennessee were the next to fall before the thinly clad team from ' an(lerbilt. Theirs was an overwhelming defeat, the score being 79J J to gy ' j, the outstanding performance being Bill Hooff ' s mark of 2:02 in the ' j-mile run. Vanderbilt won 12 firsts to Tennessee ' s 3 and there was that much difference in the strength of the two teams. By this time the Commodores were in perfect condition and were unbeatable. This meet was the last for (i) Peterson, the high-point man of the squad; (2) Bryan, the best shot-putter Vanderbilt has ever had; (3) Waller, the best pole vaulter Vanderbilt has ever had; (4) Van Order, who was good for 10 points in any dual meet; (5) Captain Roberts, who has been a consistently good man in the loo-vard, 220-yard dash, the 440 and in the broad jump; (6) Hoot Gibson, one of the record-breaking relay team, and a mighty good 440 and 220-yard man; (7) Aztec Jones, a good quarter man; (8) Ewing Baskette, a hard-working half-miler and miler. Vanderbilt ' s record in Southern track circles during the past three years has surpassed that of any other school. Owing to financial difficulties there was no team entered last year in the Conference. Only the mile relay (piartet entered and they made history. Those making letters were: Captain Roberts, Jones, Blake, Van Order, Keene, Br an, Peterson, Hooff, Gibson, Ferrell, Smith, Benjamin, Wilson, Chesney and Waller. The team was fortunate in having as its manager a man like Elie Newman, who was thoroughly efficient and a mighty good manager. o ? 263 or " YANVy zor no £7Xe COMMOIDT .E Relay Coach Rill Anderson has again proven that he is the king of them all when it comes to developing one-mile relay teams. This event has long been his hobby, and he has from time to time developed the outstanding mile quartets in the south, but the one pictured above is the best of the lot, and three of them are Sophomores, proving that Coach Bill is a genius along these lines. There was much discussion just before the conference meet which was held in Chapel Hill, N. C, as to whether or not Vanderbilt should enter any men. There was a vote taken and it was decided to send the relay team. The old record of 3.25-2 was made in 192 1 by another of Coach Anderson ' s quartets, and had held for five years, and there wasn ' t any serious thought before the meet that it would be broken. Maryland was the favorite in this event, and on the second day of the meet, this last event of the week was started with Maryland the overwhelming favorite and Vanderbilt listed as a dark horse entry. Hoot Gibson started for Vandy and was off to the best race of his career; then followed Chesney, then Bill Hooff and by this time the race had developed into a battle between Mary- land and Vanderbilt, and there were left only Endslow, the fastest man that Mary- land had and our own Vaughn Blake as anchor men. Hooff passed the baton to Blake a full 6 yards behind Endslow and then a race was started ! On to the far turn they raced, and the laryland coach at this juncture said, " Well, boy, they vvill never catch Endslow. " At that Coach Bill said, " Well, I don ' t know, that Blake boy is pretty fast. " And just at that instant as they were rounding the far curve Blake by a superhuman effort closed in on Endslow and as they came into the final straightaway he kept creeping up until about 20 yards from the finish, Blake burst in front of him and broke the tape fully three yards in front, establishing the record breaking time of 3 minutes and 23 seconds. And old Coach Bill smiled, no more than that, walked over to his four boys and said, " And Vanderbilt wins another relay. " It took five stars to break this record and there were five: Hoot Gibson, Chesney, Bill Hooff, Vaughn Blake and Coach Anderson. 264 3or " ym xyr 3.0 I or £7Xe COMMOtD-RE M standing- — Rudder. T ow.nsTfin, t ' .u, liinnia. ' . Siinlh, Sitting — Jliller. Murphy, Lampe. Junliins and Murray are nut in the picture. Tennis Tennis, that commanding sport practiced so delicately by our English forefather, is no longer doomed to occupy an obscure corner in the great realm of collegiate sports. Besides attracting no small degree of interest as a recreational e.xercise for students of all departments of the university, it now demands the keenest yearly enthusiasm of devotees to this sport as an intercollegiate event. The season of 1926 proved a most unusual one. On the home courts hotly con- tested matches were played with the University of Chattanooga, Cumberland, (jeorgia Tech, and Washington University of St. Louis. The Vanderbilt team met the suc- cess of victor ' in the first two matches, but was stung by the Georgia Jackets and pawed by the Missouri Mules. At Chattanooga, Lebanon and Knoxville, the Vandy rackets were wielded with substantial and stirring victory. The outstanding match of the season was the defeat of Merry and Grant (Southern Intercollegiate champions), of Tech by Thomas and Murray. The squad consisted of Murray, Thomas, Rudder, Lowenstein, Steiner, Peterson, Miller, Smith and Jenkins. The first five men received letters at the close of the year. For this year matches were arranged with University of Tennessee, LTniversity of Chattanooga, Georgia Tech and University of Georgia, Kentucky State, Wash- ington University and University of Cincinnati. Captain Rudder anticipates especial success for the team this season, and regards with optimistic approval the advent of many promising new men to the squad. ] Iuch is expected of Thomas, the stellar player of the preceding season. The freshman class offers future stars in Louis Lowenstein and Don Cram, the present Tennessee state champion. 26s TiNxyy 3 or 30 % 0(1 £7Xe COMMOTjOTJE Swimming Team, 1926 Season Swimming as an intercollegiate sport is still in its infancy at Vanderbilt, largely because of the absence of a pool at the University. Through the courtesy of the Nash- ville Y. M. H. A., however, the squad was able to practice regularly under the direc- tion of Coach Coxwell. Frank Fletcher, backstroke artist, was elected captain-manager. In the dashes, John Templeton, Garner Devoe, John Ball, Went Cunningham and Bill Nestor were used, while Vandy ' s entrants in the breast stroke races were usually Franklin and Rutherford. The plunge was ably cared for by Bill Nestor, captain-elect, and Eldred Holley. Nestor starred consistently in this event, plunging the entire length of the pool — 20 yards — without difficulty, and in 35 seconds or less. Len Kirkes, Waring and Franklin bore the diving responsibilities. Kirkes was a stellar performer, frequently accumulating a perfect score on many of his dives. The 220 free style rested with Dawson, Devoe and Fletcher, and the 160-yard relay team was selected from Templeton, Devoe, Cunningham, Ball and Nestor. Meets with Peabody and the local Y. M. C. A. were held in which the Vander- bilt tankmen emerged victorious, but Georgia Tech sent Vandy down early in April at the Peabody Demonstration School pool by a 51-20 verdict. It was in this meet that Hollingsworth of Tech shattered his own 1 00-yard backstroke record, to set a new S. I. C. mark of 13 2-5 seconds. Vanderbilt out-performed the Tech fish in the fancy diving and the plunge, but was decisively outclassed in the other events. The defeat by Tech emphasized more than ever V anderbilt ' s need for a tank of her own, if she is to compete in this coming sport with other colleges of the south. 266 3:0 E " VA XT ZLO s rT i g?rafcmmMoDPRB F f O or Top Ivow — Dickcrson, Houston, Jonas. Second Row — McConnico. Norflt-et. Golf Vandy ' s wielders of wood and iron, captained by Ed Houston, at whose retire- ment the regal robes fell on the capable and manly shoulders of Vance Norfleet, had quite a successful season in the year of our Lord 1925. The duo was nobly assisted in their bunker and fairway chores by Messrs. Jonas, Morse, McConnico and Dickerson. After a terrific fight Vandy lost to Sewanee in the Tennessee Invitation meet, but had their revenge later in the year when they trounced the same team in a dual meet. In a dual meet with ' Bania, the Commodore niblick artists came off second best by the Nassau score of 15-3. The lopsided score gives no indication of the terrific battle that the southern champs were forced to put up before they conquered the Commodores, for every match was close, and many of them were decided on the I Sth hole. The crowning glory of the season was tlie S. I. C. championship at Atlanta. Over the rolling turf of the Druid Hills (lolf Club, the Vandy stars hit their stride, and all of them qualified well down in the first flight. One of the RIack and Gold aces survived to the semi-final round when Vance Norfleet, captain of the team, was eliminated by Bobby Baugh, who won the S. I. C. championship in the finals. In his conquering march, Norfleet lay by the wayside Glen Crissman, southern ama- teur champ and golfer extraordinary from Alabama. Those winning letters for their efforts were Captains Houston and Norfleet, Morse, Jonas and McConnico. 267 " VANVY 3 or 30 or ' m±;TMp££7Ae COMMOTjO ' RB I Top Row — Spickaiii, Hunter, Marshhpinier, Rucker, Davis. Second Row — McLester, Bailey, Farrow, Williams. J. Underwood, Interiraternity Baseball The Dekes annexed the twelfth baseball cup presented by the Pan-Hellenic Council for 1926 when they defeated the Kappa Sigmas 4-1 in the annual interfraternity baseball tournament. After decisive victories over the Betas, S. A, E.s and Sigma Nus, the Deke team was unconcjuerahle in the final fray. The game started off as if the outcome was in doubt. .After a round at the bat, the Deke swatters learned to hit the curved ball of the Kappa Sigma southpaw, Sharp. From the fifth inning on, the winners were never in danger. Due to the whirlwind pitching of Captain A i Farrar, little hope was held out by the opponents for victory. He was always able to pull out of a hole with his fast curve ball. With a backstop like Lawson Davis, there was never a chance to steal. He was the outstanding catcher in the interfraternity tournament. The Dekes never were in real batting forin until the championship tilt. Everyone on the team reached their hitting stride in that game. .Although the underhand pitching of Farrar was the main cog in the victory, he was very ably supported by his teammates. Whitnell held down the first sack every game. With Draper and Baird, the flashes from Dyersburg, Tenn,, alternating on second, that corner of the field was airtight. McLester held down the shortstop position. On the warm corner Windy Williams detained every ball in that direction. Nance, Rucker and Spickard were the flychasers for the winners. Rucker did not make an error in the tournament. His ability to cover every portion of the field was uncanny. The Dekes are expecting to win the thirteenth cup next year, with every man returning to school. 268 :ioi: TANVY o g f- f OA, CBMMOPORB P ? or " ■■. ., « o WWl X- Iv l S Top Row — Pierpp. Mcf ' onniro. Flemins, Early. Bottom Row — Mcllwain, Baldridge, Bristow, Creson, Armisteatl. Interfraternity Basketball The loving cup offered by the Pan-Hellenic Council to the champions of the 1927 inter- fraternity basketball tournament, was won by the Sigma Alpha Epsilon team as the result of four consecutive victories over rival fives. After defeating the Phi Kappa Sigmas, the Kappa Alphas and the .Mpha Tau Omegas, the champions proved their superiority by handing the Phi Kappa Ps basketeers a 40 to 28 setback in the final game of the tourney. The A. T. O. team, which had won the championship for two consecutive years, was put out of the running by a 25-21 defeat in the semi-finals. The Phi Kappa Psi players won the right to compete with the S. A. E. ' s in the final game through a victory over the Phi Delta Theta in the semi-finals. The players worked well together, and in none of their games did they trail their opponents in scoring. The combination of Mcllwain and J. Armistead at forwards and Creson at center worked the floor well, and as the result, got a number of crip shots in every contest. Captain Bristow and Baldridge in the guard positions proved towers of strength in keeping their opp o- nents from getting in position to net the ball easily. The regular team was augmented by a number of capable substitutes in Fleming, Pierce, Early, McConnico and Hampton. All of the basekteers were accurate in their shooting and employed the five-man defense with apparent eflfectiveness. The team started by the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity in the final game was composed of Milliken and Warner, forwards; Graves, center, and Dangler and Johnson, guards. 269 NDY i: 3 or ao OK £7Ae COMMOTjORB A ' Martin, Smith. Hultznian, Thompson. Ryan. Baker, Blake. Interfraternity Track The strong Kappa Sigma team easily carried off honors in the annual inter- fraternity track meet last year, cinching the cup before the close of the meet and making it unnecessary for some of the final events to be run off. The Phi Delta Theta ' s and S. A. E. ' s finished second and third respectively. For the winners the work of Capt. Paul Thompson was outstanding, he either winning or placing in every event in which he was entered, and was individual high scorer for the meet. Others contributing to the total of points for the Kappa Sigs were Baker and Martin in the javelin throw. Smith in the pole vault, Ryan in the discus throw and Hultsman in the two-mile run. The team was coached by John Vaughn Blake, varsity quarter-miler. 270 nor " VANxyy p f anr : ' . Features W OAc COMMOTjO-RB Manttng t This section is designed for no other purpose than to make as many people as possible uncomfortable. It is not expected to be funny, nor even humorous, for one must, after all, pay some regard to tradition in that matter. It is in- tended to be vindictive, unfair, mean, and as scurrilous as the be- loved censors will allow us to print. No great effort has been made to get direct evidence, photo- graphic or otherwise . . . the expidsion lists are sufficiently long already, and the Council of Administration is noted for its hasty action when presented with " direct evidence. " No one not di- rectly affected is asked either to believe or disbelieve any of the material herein, and those directly affected know a great deal more, in most cases, than we are able to print. Only one apology is offered, and that is for sins of omission. If we haven ' t insidted you somewhere in this section, we are sin- cerely sorry, but it can ' t be helped now. After all, one can ' t make everybody angry — it ' s simply too much work. This section, we are convinced, is a failure, for we believe that there are probably a iew acquaintances that will still speak to us. If we had been able to print the kind of a section that we would have liked to print .... Well, our intentions, we assure you, were anything but good. Joe College. 273 nor ' Y NDV zo rXTOlTHKD MATEKIAli ©l|r Hatt g Utrgtn Sponsored hy the IJaclielor Maides THE ONE AND ONLY CO-EDS TO GET TRY-OUT UNDER CARROLL VANDY PROFS CLAIM THEY PRODUCER OF ' ' VANITIES ' ' WROTE SHAKESPEAREAN WORKS MAKES OFFER TO A. O. PL ' S Boyles and Dr. Weingarten Fight It Out Misses Jenkins and Craig Are Recip- Before Erudite Brentwoodsmen lents of Splendid Chance VANDERBILT MAN TO HEAD PHI BETE SOCIAL OFFSHOOT BELLE MEAi:iE CLUB. Oct. 3. — Overton Williams. 77-year-old Vanderbilt student, presided last night at the initial meeting of Phi Beta Snappa Society here, assisted by Malcolm Moss, Frick Nance, Sam Weingartner. Marshall Eld- red. Bill Dismukes. Judas Iscariot Jones, Street Fulton, and Austin H . Peay Bell. The society. Mr. Williams ex- plained, was organized with the purpose of • ' augmenting and am- plifying the mother society, the Society of Phi Beta Kappa, in a purely social way. " Bell, although not a member of the parent organization, has been elevated to a high position in the Phi Beta Snappa. in recognition of meritorious service, without which the organization would not be possible. The order is divided into three lodges. Williams and Bell are members of the third degree, both having succeeded in projecting emanations of their personalities from the cranial portions of their bodies under circumstances calcu- lated to make them stand out for notice among the multitudes sur- rounding them. With the Williams guiding gen- ius at the helm and Bell as his second in command in charge of the administrative side of the or- der, great success is predicted for the young society. The other of- ficer is Mr. Dismukes, who is em- powered to act on all excuses which any of the members might see fit to offer from time to time to save him the demoralizing ef- fect of too much idleness. A recent announcement wbich startled all the students of Eng- lish at Vanderbilt was made by George H. Boyles. august literary light, in an address delivered be- fore the Brentwood Academy of Unnatural History. Boyles, after a most elegant rendition of lago ' s monologue, had brought about the most thunderous ovation which the Brentwood Academy has ever accorded a lecturer, stepped to the front center of the rostrum and, assuming a pose more dramatic than the one assumed Ijy Patrick Henry when he made the world- famous remark. " I ' d die for dear old Rutgers. " proclaimed to the world at large and the Dean of AN ' omen in particular that he. In an exclusive interview granted Iiy Miss Louise Craig and Miss Frances Jenkins to a " Vir- gin " ri ' porter. it was learned that both of these popular young wom- Boyles. and not Shakespeare, had written the thirty-seven plays and more than half the sonnets. The astonished silence which imme- diately overwhelmed the erudite audience was broken by Professor S. Oswald Weingarten assuming a vertical position, i.e., standing up, and locomoting in the direction of the platform. Despite the fact that Professor Weingarten caught her foot in the hem of her skirt and fell fiat on her comely coun- (Continued on Page ?..) en are seriously considering offers made by Eail Carroll for appear- ances in his famous " Vanities, " 1927 edition. Miss Craig, who first met Mr. Carroll at the Alpha Omi- cron Pi formal ball, has an amaz- ing opi ort unity to tiualify as a bareback ridi-r or oriental dancer and achie ' e immediate unparal- leled fame on Broadway among the bi ' ight lights. Miss Craig is not without dramatic experience, for she is majoring in her college RITZY CO-EDS ARE IN LEAGUE WITH CLOTHIER BITTNER ■work in Pul lic Speaking. In ad- dition, her well known " Dance of the Turkish Towel " has received wide-spread recognition. Miss Jenkins is already far- Tbe Vanderbilt co-eds. striving zealously for social recognition and an equal rating with the local sassiety girls, have at last hit upon a uniQue method of impress- ing their desirability and their importance upon the masculine element in school. Tired of pay- ing annually for a drunken brawl at which the taxi driver element predominated, the co-educational lassies this year decreed that no mere man could attend their shin- digs without ensconcing his frame in a tuxedo. The fraternity boys, gullible to a high point, were duly impressed by the righteousness of the feminine demands, and Sam Bittner did a thi-iving business be- fore each dance. Now, as a re- ward for their foresight, the cam- pus belles are the sine qua non of local society. famed for her acting in the thrill- ing drama, " Buck Green at Van- derbilt. " Consequently it is not surprising that when Earl Car- roll came through Nashville (on his way to Atlanta to look after hotel reservations there for the next few months), he immediately seized upon the Formal Brawl as a means to meet the deservingly popular cinema star. A mutually satisfactory contract was the re- sult. In the opinion of the " Virgin, " the appearance of two V. U. co- eds on the Broadway stage is full of promise for a great fame for Vanderbilt. Ward-Beimont may liave its Jo- seph Mcpherson, but Vandy has its chorus girls! THE VANDY VIRGIN PERSONALS Political Science, Cultural Entertain- ment ana Enlightening Bull-Throwing IT CAN ' T BE POSSIBLE! Rumor has it that the Right Honorable McSwain will NOT he featured, discussed, or torn to pieces in this year ' s " Commo- dore. " It will he a violation of tradition. • • MISSING— A FKKSHMAN B. I. Speaking of goiny attiiinst pr.-- cedents. however, we rt.-fleet with regret upon the fact that the yi-ar of 1927 is closing without an otti- eial Freshman B. U. Th o(iore O ' I.eary Weichselhauni was kind- ly offered the position by a unani- mous vote, hut due to a very heavy course in Kissani I ' ourt Golf, was forced to dec) in.- the high honor. ,-.. • « ♦ . i- ■ The Student Union is to be con- gratulated upon its very ablr chairman, Edwin Meredi jb. Wal- ler. It has long been a source of worry and suspicion on the part of the academic students as to just where the $2.50 involuntary membership fee yoes. Now, how- ever, thanks to Wallers presence at the head of the worthy organ- ization, every trace of uncertainty is removed. « • It has long been wondered why some students of sociology tind Dr. Krueger ' s surveys so distasteful, while others become enthralled with the delightful work. Accord- ing to Bryan Faircloth. it all de- pends on the scene of the survey. Tauftht liy Professor Irby Cowboy Hudson It is current talk about the campus that at the recent Siuma Nu ball in our own Vanderbilt gymnasium a very serious affront was offered to our beloved Dean of Women by an alumnus of that fraternity, who holds a very high position on the faculty. After pleading most beseech- ingly for, and finally being prom- ised, a " no-break. " he absented himself when the time for the dance came. It seems that the lights had gone out, so that our beloved lady had to call loudly for her partner. Much to her cha- grin, a sweet feminine voice re- plied that she absolutely refused to let go the hand of the gentle- man in question. It is expected that action will be taken in this case shortly, sin e such an open jilt can never pass unavenged. Says Mr. Hudson: " This course is a splendid preparation for both politicians and ranchmen. It is no crip: but when I was in coUeg.- I i)assed it, and so can any other simple-minded student. ' " Unsolicited testimonials follow: I eai- Mr. Hudson: Just a line to tell you that I won the rodeo at Sioux (. ' ity last week. Before I took your course. I couldn ' t hit a bull in the head with a bass fiddle, but now I can lasso, tie. and brand one from a distance of a hundred yards. Witbout your course and Fleisrh- man ' s j ' east I could never have been the woman I am today. Affectionately. ATMEE SEMPLE McPHERSON. Dear Dr. ( ? Hudson: I want to take this opportunity to thank you for all you did for me while I was in college. With- out the aid of your invaluable course I should never have been elected to that grand, that august, that divinely inspired deliberative body, the Tennessee State Legisla- ture, Now look where I am to- day ! Vours for the anti-g issip law. FI i ES H M A N ' 1 LI. I A M S. Dear Mr. Hudson: Jeest, guy! Your course is the berries ' . The greatest help to big business and administrative econ- omy that I have ever known. By applying your theories of political science and government I man- aged to fleece the U. S. Treasury out of one million U. 000. 000) sinkers last week. Thanks awfully, old chap. My regards to Chancellor Kirk land and the other members of the Whist Club. Love and kisses, HANDY ANDY GANDY. I icuT- Mr. Hudson: I like , our course liecause jou and 1 both are fond of argument. What I lo e to discuss better than an thing is the Dayton trial. How can anyone doubt that evolution is right when Nig Waller and Piute Lusky pass before us every day? And if you can answer that, tell me — why do whiffle-dooches wear white breeches Your adniirci- from afar. K. T. McCONNICO. Dr. Mr. Hudson: Thanks to your course. I ' ve learned several things. One is that you never call the roll on Tuesdays or Thursdays. The other is that Blackstone is an English jurist ; I thought he was the world ' s most mystifying magician. Yours in the lionds. Pi HAY. FLO ZIEGFELD ADDS IRBY HUDSON TO HIS " GLORIFICATIONS " Ada Belle Stapleton. Ph.D., is the popular Dean of Women at Vanderbilt University. Charles Madison Sarratt, A.M.. a member of the Sigma Nu frater- nity, serves a like function for the men of the University. Dr. Sar- ratt is frequently seen at social gatherings on the campus. Vanderbilt University has sus- tained a very grievous loss in one of her most eminent professors this year. It is rather coincidental that Mr. Flo Ziegfeld has lost one of his n ost magnetic glories in the person of Will Rogers. As is com- monly known, Rogers ' scintillating humor and general line of bull was. before he started f ree lanc- ing, one of the most pleasing parts of the nightly performance at the New Amsterdam theater. During the month of February Mr. Irby Roland Hudson, the fa- mous lariat thrower and broncho breaker of the Vanderbilt Univer- sity faculty, left for sections somewhere east. It was the con- census of opinion thaP Irb ' had gone to take graduate work at Columbia University, and in con- nection with this work to prove that Messrs. Ogg and Ray know little or nothing concerning the Science of governmental machin- ery. This was all very well, but the " Virgin " staff has ju. ' =t had an in- Irby I)arling: What could I do (for quality rcdits) without your course? It ' s certainly not every co-ed who can rate in your classes, I feel right proud about it. Of course your stories about freight trains in Georgia and Professor Beard at Columbia get a trifle old at times, but I can stand them as long as 1 pull down that big " A. " Lovingly. CAROLYN COBB. ter lew witli a young gentleman who has only recently returned from New York. This joung man. whose name we liave Vieen re- el nested to withhold, brought us the disconcei ' ting news that our old friend Irby has been decei ' ing his friends. He goes on to say: " One night I deiided, as my slay in New York was coming to a close, that I ought to see the New Edition of the Follies, I secured seats and went to the evening performanie. ] enjoyed the glorifiiation im- nienselj-. but you can never imag- ine m. ' surprise when, during one of the short intermissions, a for- mer Political Science professor came upon the stage clad in a cowboy suit and twirling a lariat. It was none other than Irby Hud- son himself. To add to my grief, he told with great gusto, both on the part of the audience and liim- self. how he had tricked the Van- derbilt faculty, and was now mak- ing an income from Ziegfeld in addition to the salary paid him by Vanderbilt University during his year ' s leave of absence (much ap- plause). " A last minute report to the " Virgin " brings us the news that Chancellor Kirkland has had his private car, " De Graft. " polished up and is leaving tonight to bring home his erring protege. [Editor ' s Note. — Mr. Hudson has recently denied that he uses Col- gate ' s Shaving Cream for tooth paste.] Little Daddy .Sanders, acknowl- edged Beau Brummel and self- stj ' led authority on gents ' haber- dashery and furnishings, recent 1 - ran afoul of the law while attend- ing a football game between the Twelfth Street Tigers and the First Avenue Hoodlums. A nom- inal admission was charged to de- fray expenses, but Red, refusing to play Santa Claus, was entering via a couple of fences and a stone wall when seized by a strong arm of the law. Sanders told the of- ficer that he had no intention of heating the gate, and was merely choosing the most convenient en- try so that he might pay the sen- tinel, but his explanation failed to convince the Hat -foot, who urged him to cough up the dough. The little daddy resented the implica- tion that lie was dishonest, and calling the officer a such-and-such, he challenged him to physii-al combat. The bull. resenting equally the suggestion that an of- ficer should indulge in strenuous exercise, called Black Maria and gave him a free ride. The trial will be brought up before the League of Nations tribunal in June, and speculation is rife as to the outcome. Sanders meanwhile is out on parole, and being ques- tioned by a " Virgin " reporter, said that the rats in the city calaboose are as big as Airedale dogs. THE VANDY VIRGIN H " Q HAMBONE ' S MEDITATIONS BS J. P. ALLEY WHUT AH WANTS f SEL IS MACHINE WHUT KIN P|_CK bAT COTTO EBtN JES ' ONE DEM PLAY-LAK WEItCINS MAKES ME FEEL BAD! ' DEY DONE LEARNT HOW T ' CAN MOS ' NIGH Ev ' ythiNG CEPH WATER IWILYUNS! IS HEA-H WHUT DE WHITE Folks CALLS ' GlTTlN ' | REC-REAT ION.- J SOME Folks is CONTENTED NA lt DEV WORK .BUT AH Alti ' CONTENTED cep ' n w ' em LoAFH ' AHS MENUS BRKAKFAST MKM For " CHiance " Kirklaiid 1 Glass Carbonated " Water 1 Largo Dope with Lime 1 Till of " Nabiscos " I.UNCHEON MEM " For Prof. J. H. Moore Glass of ClabbiT Lettuce Leaf Soda Crackers Graham Cracker (large size) Saucer of Plain Gelatin i,i ;ht m n h For Prof. (IMddj ) Lawrence 1 pt. Ti-nncssee Corn Vhisk.v 1 Bowl of Chili (3 ways) 5 Dill Pickles 2 doz. Bananas 1 lb. Brick Cheese 1 cup Apple Vinegar EFIICIEX(Y MEAL For Judge Mnlone y Bowls " Post ' s Bran " 6 Winesap Apples 1 Equity .lurispiudence Salad 1 qt. Malted Milk 2 large Hershey ' s Chocolates ( plain) 1 Phenolax Wafer DINNER MEM l r. II. B, (Societj) Sell eriii or horn 1 qt. Scotrh Whisky (any brand) 1 i up Cold Consomme 1 Welsh Rarebit 1 C;ikc of Yeast .irST OFF THK PHKSS! Kussell Bailey ' s Eagerly Antici- pated Work Entitled " How to Kate, and ' here to Try " Hfi-r, at last, is the book you ' ve been waiting for. Professor Bai- ley, long recognized authority on this popular subject, has given in clear, comprehensible. concise style the fundamental principles learned from his experiences in so- ciety. You can ' t affurd to be without this classic. Imagine su ;h de- lightful chapters as, " Ward-Bel- mont. Here I Come, " and " How I Became Popular Despite My Size. " " How To Develop S. A. " is given a full and detailed discussion, and " Peabody Dates and How to Keep Them Quiet. " receives a thorough- ly entertaining and informative treatment. Clip out the coupon at once and mail to PUOr. RUSSELL BAILEY. Inc. D. K. E. House Nashville. If you don ' t care for the volume, hand the copy to any Kappa Sig- ma, and consider your kind deed as a public improvement. --( Russell Bailey, Inc. D. K. E. House, Nashville. Please send me at once, " How To Rate and Where To Try. " I agree to pay the postman $2. IS on its arrival. If. with- in five days. I decide not to keep the book, I will send it to the Kappa Sig house or present it to Bryan Faircloth. Signed Ruin If ] ns it that the i)opular daughter of one of the greater Ameri4-an football coaches was troubled by the presence of a bur- glar while staying alone in the family home a few nights ago. This estimable young lady, it is reported, woke from a sound sleep and dreams of the things that oung girls dream, to hear a scratching in the lower part of the house. Alarmed, she took up her hed.side extension telephone and frantieallj- called a neigh hoi- for help. The young man called upon, a figure well known in the younger set, responded nobly to the occa- sion. It is reliably reported that, without stopping to don more than a pink silk unmentionable, he took up a tennis racket for weapon and rushed to the succor of fiightened beauty. Arri ing on the scene of the at- tempted crime, he valiantlj ' , with- al cautiously, went over the prem- ises, effectively fiightening the prowler away. AXDY IMU)FS ( liAI.M THKY WHOTF SHAKKSPKAKIA.N WOKKS Mr. Sam Pickering, known wide- ly for his social graces, is fast be- coming known for his athletic prowes.s. Mr. Pickering, accord- ing to those who have watched him in action, is the tennis sensa- tion of the season in thi.« part of the eountrj-. 9 nil ' s iFlpuirra (Continued from Page 1.) tenance as she stepped upon the rotunda, the rapidity with whieh her composure returned was as- tounding, and in a most dignified manner she denied Boyle ' s state- ment and asserted that she had written the works the authorship of which the nefarious Boyles had claimed. She also claimed that she had lost Desdemona ' s hand- kerchief and that she had also sprayed herself with Odorono. that demoralizing perfume whose fragrance had seduced the canny Marc Antony. " The Virgin " correspondent. having interviewed both combat- ants in the aforesaid melee, de- cided that Weingarten and Boyles were attempting to steal the lau- rels which rightfully belong to the none too eminent Walter Casanova Curry. Coach Dan McGugin of Vander- hilt, a gridiron pilot famed throughout the countrj-. is pilot as well to a charming young daugh- ter, Miss Lucy Ann McGugin, a popular member of the younger social set in Nashville, HOWDY ' Many beautiful and misunder- stood women have poured forth their hearts to the world, but we think we have here a confession that rivals even the best. It is a very enlightening statement from one of our own dear, attractive co-eds, and gives much real " dope " of the present co-educa- tional system at Vanderbilt. Au- thentic information has it that a young lady chemistry student In a large class of men made the statement that she could not ex- pectorate with so many boys. We hardly know how to take this — we thought snuff-dipping passed away with our revered grand- motherh " . Miss Sophie Spitz is the sole charming bit of femininity in a large and boisterous freshman chemistry class. THE VANDY VIRGIN ! ! ALL-AMERICAN ROLLO TEAM ! ! Selet ' tion by Elinor ii yn Nit Rand Left End Piute Lusl y r.uft Tacl le Baby Face Cecli Left Guard Lightnin ' Crownovt-r Center Hairy Jenkins Riglit Guard Geo. H. Boyles Right Taekle Rusty Lipscomb Right End Doc Rushton Right Half Hank Kline Left Half Sam Weingarten (C) Quarter Weitzlehaum Fullhaclt John Thompson, head coaeli and Black-Bottom instructor. Overton Williams, water boy. Jack-the-Ripper Left Hall Walter Clyde Curry (C) Right Half Alden Smith Fullback Coach : Ada Stapleton. CRICKET MATCH EN- JOYED BY PLAYERS AND SPECTATORS ALL-SOITHERX S. A. TEAM Debutante Selection Daddy Armistead Left End Q. R. Lead-head Left Tackle Bull Faircloth Left Guard V. V. Sharp Center Open-House Kecne . .Right Guard Stud Bransford Right Tackle Kitty Creson R ight End Nig Waller Right Half Stove Man Cargile (C)..Left Half Little- Billy Spears Quarter Giant ( " Big Boy " ) Hendrix. .Full Subs : Lancaster, Zach Coles, Irish McGaughey, Red Sanders. Sick List: Laird Smith. Coach: Hek Wakefield. Sponsor: Clara Bow. ALIj-SOVTHERX IT ' SELECTION Composite Darl{ Selection Jim Senter Left End Ray Fowler (C) Left Tackle Tom Peach Left Guard H. Moosheimer Center David Baker Right Guard Joe Byrnes Right Tackle Smoky Miller Right End Pi Hay Right Half Joe Clay Young Left Half Peek Owen Quarter Son Thompson Fullback Jake Berkley, Coach and Herd- master. Water Boy: Billy Park. John (_ " r(i ve Ransom ' s erieket team administert ' d a decisive beating to the squad headed by Dr. Edwin Advancing Mims yes- terday afternoon. Crowe Ransom had imparted to his cohorts all of the skill of the game learned at Oxford over a five o ' clock pink tea-cup. Dr. Messing. Larry Bau- man. Wallie Fleming, and Win- ston Ciam all starred upon Cap- tain Ransom ' s team. Exiitement reached fever heat when Eddie Mims advanced the ball far into the Ransom team ' s territory, but he lost his head for the moment and cracked the ath- letic dian on the shins. A pitched battle ensued for a few minutes, until the Student Council, serving- as ushers at the affair, broke up the massacre. Outside of Eddie ' s goatee being slightly disarranged, no one appeared the worse for the fight. The athletic Dean didn ' t even lose his igar in the tussle. Eddie ' s Advancing Team was made up of W. Clyde Currey. Shy- lock Hart. Gerald Debutante Hen- derson, " Syracuse Kid " Eberling, and the vigorous Advaneer him- self. The Mims men fought hard, but were no match for Ransom ' s Ox- ford polished sijorlsmen. Clad in sun-helmets and shorts, they out- classed their opponents at every stage of the game, despite the en- couraging yells of the great Ad- vancer of, " LTp the Hill! I ' p the Hill! " Immediately following the game, the Crowe Ransom cricket- eers were served with their mild tea, which has proved so indis- pensable in keeping the Oxford athletes in condition. Meanwhile, the Advancing Americans eonsoled themselves by repeating. " Come, my friends, ' tis not too late to seek a newer world. " It is rumored that Chancellor Kirkland is drilling a squad in the style of cricket learned at Leipsiz over steins of old lager. Stars on this team include Paul Doss. Wal- ter Capers, Prof. Owsley, Dan Me- Gugin. and the Chance himself. MUCH INTEREST SHOWN IN CROQUET TEAM Minoi- sports are on the boom at Vanderbilt. Croquet is the lat- est activity, and from the enthus- iasm with which it is being greeted, is rapidly becoming the most popular. The squad numbers about twenty now, and every day new candidates appear on the scene. Coach Dean Stapleton has se ' - eral veteran croquet artists at her call. Laird Smith will probably make her a very dependabl e man. William Dismukes is expected to appear in the line-up when the first match is held, and it is n t unreasonable to predict that Dean Sarratt will occupy an important position on the squad. Edwin Meredith Jack Holt Stuart Holmes Waller is anxious to try out for the team, and will do so if he can convince Mr. Schwartz that -ro- quet is more in need of his serv- ices than basi ' ball. Charles Crum has received no small amount of praise for his accurate swinging of the mallet, and his presence on the squad is expected, so that he can have somewhei ' e else besides law school to attend dressed in knickers. The major was no clouch at croqeut in Birmingham, and twice was men- tioned on All-City selections. His knowledge of the game has led him to invent the famous Crum Stroke, noted in billiards as well as croquet. Jimmy Kirkland has agreed to declare a holiday if the Vander- bilt croquet outfit wins the South- ern Conference title. Matches have been scheduled with Pea- body, Scarritt. St. Cecelia, and Little Sisters of the Poor. NEW RECORD IN SIGMA CHI DERBY ROLLO TEAM Famous Players-Lasky Select inn Herk Armstrong I eft End Don Juan Left Tackle Rodrigo Borgia Left Guard Lord Byron Center Romeo Right Guard Casanova Right Tackle Dwight Webb Right End Aimee Semple McPherson. Quarter Charles Compound Cathartic Brown Leads Field Friday was a gala day over at the Sigma Chi house. The fifth annual derby was run off, in which some seven fast entries were listed. Country Oliver led by a nose until the last lap, when Charles Campbell overhauled him and estaljjished a new mark, which was incidentally some two full seconds better than that made by any Sigma Chi derby winner of the past. Even Cuckoo Mims ' old record was shattered by the gal- loping Brown. Much credit for this feat must go to Carey Bringle. trainer and conditioner of Brown. He has worked untiringly to develop some racing ehara -teristics in his pros- pect, and can take justifiable pride in the victory. Bobby Ewin, Brown ' s stablemate, finished a close second, which is another tribute to Trainer Bringle. Coun- try Oliver was the first Sigma Chi (Continued on Page 5.) SIG ALF VARSITY DEFEATS PHIGHT SHY BASKETEERS In an exciting game during which three chairs «ere broken and two Kappa Sigs passed out. the Sigma Alpha Epsilon Ineligi- bles defeated the Phi Kappa Psheiks by a very decisive score of 40 to 2S. Starring for the winneis was Alec Bristowe, evei-y inch a football player, but ineligible. (Continued on Page 5.) - HE BkOUGHT HOTAfc The BAeON Tin; AM) IRCilN NIG WALLER AD- DRESSES UNSUSPECT- ING GATHERING VANOKniUT.T STrOKXT KINDS M ' .W A ' .sr IX I IKK Cliul In Ills miistailu ' . his win- ning smile, anil his shallow chfc-U suit (cut in thr lati ' St sin-ins styli as siM ' n on Iho Bowery). lOdwin Meredith Waller, iireslilent of the Students ' AniiilKanisited Union, at- tempted last Wednesday to ex- plain to the Vanderhilt University ehapel nudienee just why and how we happen to ha e the aforesaid Student Union. " The Student l nion is a God- send to Vanderhilt students! " the l.e-whlskered athlete from . la- hania said, " for without It. what eould I he president of? " Besides, the position gives me an amazing amount of pull with the faculty, not to speak of the push it gives the quill I already have with them. Ever sinee I starred in that masterpiece of the silver screen. ' Buck Green of Van- derhilt, ' most faculty members have known who I am, anyhow. " But let me see — oh, yes. I real- ly can ' t spend the whole hour dis- cussing myself. I am mighty In- teresting, however, and on no few occasions have I been termed the life (and death) of the party. " Back to the Student Union, though. I ' m president, you know. I have taken as my avowed pur- pose throughout my administra- tion to see that each and every student gets just what he wants. " Voice in rear of chapel: " You can ' t give me what I want! " Whereupon the calm president remarked with great composure; " I don ' t know about that — science is wonderful. " " Three years ago I was weak and run down, thin as a rail, and unable to enjoy a suuare meal. Overwork at my studies brouglu me faie to face with the prospects of a nervous breakdown. 1 was constantly without energ.v ' . and was no fit companion for any man, for my 111 health made me cross and generally ill natured. " So writes Mr. Harry Jenkins from i ' " ine. Tennessee. " Hut I siiil.lcniy irail the lUrb Juice adveltls.nuiits in llie paper. and began taking it. 1 took only one bottle before each meal, and the effects were at once apparent. My departed flesh returned with interest, and at once I began to reclaim my lost ambition. I un- reservedly state that Herb Juice alone is responsible for my suc- cess with the ladies, for my figure has become nothing short of im- posing. I heartily recommend Herb Juice to Vanderhilt stu- dents, and am never without a bottle myself. " — (Advertisement.) QUILLING HOW TO MASTKK THK AUT head of tho local Union, wln ' n in- tiTviewod, said: " Supposf this i-oiUaKi ' in should sjirt-ad to tho rest of the trice jiiid an outcroppintr of beards should hi- the result: What would we sirapi-rs and sha ers do for a liv- hiK? The pulilic must he aroused to the dauKer of this menace, and 1 trust that the ' Virgin ' will, as usual, take the lead in edm-atin the pultlic to what it wants. " AXDEKBII r IXTHUil K LAID BAHEI Tau Iil in Twelve KessoiLS llv Iail tn- Otherwise l»UOK. TAIL ri MI»A DOSS MISS MARY DICKEY FEATHERS GRADES NEST WITH QUILL Wnuldn ' l ou like to Unuw the facts about: Who is high man witli thi K. A. O. ' s? Bif? Daddy Men of State Street? Why Hendrix desjrled the debu- tantes? The D. K. E.-A. O. Pi Combine? The case of Mutt Ward vs. Hen- drix? The Kappa Sig-Phi Chi-A. O. Pi coalition ? Why Laird Smith rushes Dean Slapleton? These sub.jects and others are chapter heads in my beautifully il- lustrated booklet, " My Four Years Among Vandy Co-cds. " In it I have divulged in detail the thrilling secrets which I have gleaned during my intensi ' e courting of the Vanderhilt fairer element. Nothing is held back, and truth is given full sway in bold, fearless style. Send ten cents in stamps and receive prompt service. Only a limited number of booklets on hand. Address M.A.RSHALL ELDRED. Beta Theta Pi House. Nashville. Tenn. (adv.j Send for my free illustrated pamphlet on " How I Get By at Vanderhilt. " Those signing up for my standardized course enjoy the protection of my famous guaran- tee: 1 will either show you how- to pass your work or fix things so that the instructor will become so attached to you that he will keep you in his class for several terms. Don ' t write: Telegraph! — (Adver- tisement.) The propensity and dexterity ex- hibited by Miss Mary Dickey (co- ed) in maneuvering and propelling an elongated quUl towards various profs on the campus has excited considerable comment among those in the know. Rumor says that recently Miss Dickey, through skilful use of a Confed- erate Diary and a patent line of bull, reduced Frank Owsley, fac- ulty member and publicity agent for " Revelry. " to a state of sim- pering senility. Miss Dickey ' s success has been greeted with loud huzzahs on the campus, and she is being congratulated on her achievement by male and female alike. ADVERTISING CONTUACT April 1, 1927. Manager, Please insert my ad ertisenient, to occuity one ]KHi - In the Annual. 1927 Comniodoi-e, for which I agree to i)ay you $50.00, i ayable when proof Is submitted. Should we fail to furnish copy within thirty days from date, you are au- thorized to insert our card. Voui ' s ti ' ul ' . nVIOUTON WILLIAMS, I ' res. Snappa B; ' ta IM. (I- ' urni-shed by Benson Printing Co.. Nashville, Tenn.) BILLY WHISKERS The Ti ' iitli About Muslaches HAVE YOU DANDRUFF? SIG ALF VARSITY DKFEAT PHKiHT SHY BASlvh;TKERS The recent epidemi ; of mus- taches whiih has swept the cam- pus is causing alarm among the professional gentlemen who de- pend upon the tonsorial art for a living. Approximately fifty per cent of the students are wearing chevrons on their upper lips as mute evidence of their virility. The paint brush style has been predominant so far. although the drooping walrus has its devotees as well. The majority of the af- flicted gentlemen claim that their outburst is the result of a wager, but the suspicion that it is a con- tagious has caused the Nashville Union of Shavers to re- tain Lir. Pasteur, who is sitting up nights in an effort to work out some serum or antitoxin which will kill the germ. Dr. Cuttem, Listerine is good, Imt our meth- od is better. All that is retiuired is a razor and a steady hand. We got the idea from the guests of the State out at the Penitentiary. It goes over big with the women, but if it didn ' t, we wouldn ' t care. Boys like us can afford to be in- dependent. Write us for complete directions. DOSS AM) (. rEKS idel Known Kxperts on " The Care of the Hair " SlNGi.XG LESSONS BY THE HOVR Satisfaction (tiiaranteed (Continued from Page 4.) Thanks to the two-sport rule, Goldilocks Armistead and Larry Creson were also present in the Minerva Worshippers line-up. Frosh Mcllwain contributed his share to the victors ' total, despite his own ineligibility. Even Eaid- ridge shirked his duties as pro- prietor of the S. A. E. Restaurant and Rooming Place to start in the opening line-up. K. T. MeConniro lent his moral support by appear- ing in uniform, and Alumnus Wirt Armistead was noticeable among the spectators. The game was hard fought, but the Arrow Col- lar men from Terrace Place were no match for the Incligibles. This is the first time the Sigma Alpha Elks have won the cup for •ome time, and according to the team, it is an honor well worth being ineligible for. Malcolm Moss and Frank Bridges had unfortun- ately previously made letters in basketball and could not be used. KEBA BOIXT (Thrift Twin) NEW HE( ORD IX SIGMA CHI DERRV (Continued from Page 4.) Derby entry to train himself, and inasmuch as he took third place, should feel encouraged. Joe Per)- ples entered his turf champion. Parsons, but due to a slow start, he was hopelessly left behind at the end of the first lap. Much money changed hands on the race, and it is believed that tho Phi Kappa Psis took almost all the K. A. money. " You never Psheik as he pocketed a roll of bills. ril make a singer out of any- one for $1.00 (one dollar) per les- son. Give me time and I ' ll get you on the Keith Circuit. AVhat De Luca means to Ward-Belmont, I mean to Vanderhilt. My concerts at Ward-Belmont have attracted wide-spread appre- ciation, some even coming from Miss Mills. My singing has brought me several free dinners with the five hundred girls out there. Of course you can ' t attain my ability, hut we can ' t all be Giglis. Take lessons from me and have something else to rely on with the girls besides S. A. Imagine what you eould do on a moonlight night and a bird -like oice. Let me help you. Sign up now for my twelve- weeks course— all for ten ($10) dollars. Mavana THE VANDY VIRGIN DISSOCIATED PRESS DIS-PATCHES (Cnp.t rig:lit, Imbecilit S.vmliiated, Inc.) MKKTING PASJSES IMPOKTANT LEGISLATION WEST BROADWAY, Sept. 15. — Decision to eliminate as non-es- sential the requirement that stu- dents in their charge study dur- ing the coming year wasthe out- come of a conference of Vander- bilt University faculty and trus- tees late yesterday. ( " harles S. Jones, however, it is reliably re- liorted, will be appointed to an in- structorship in the university, de- partment of Jewish Engineering. Prof. Jones is widely known among the reigning hostesses of the Vanderbilt girls ' boarding cJubs. • • SENTIMENTAL ATHLKTE DISCOVEKED DUDLEY FIELD. Dec. 3.— " Piute " Lusky. former Vanderbilt football star, was seen weeping copiously while witnessing a " scrub " game here yesterday. When asked the reason for his tears, he said that the desire to get back in the game always grips him when witnessing a gridiron affray, and that tears always help to r ' lieve his feelings. " I was never dry while play- ing. " " he sobbed, " so let me not be dry now I " BKKNTWOOD HAT MVSTKKY SOLVED BRENTWOOD. Deo. 21. — Week- old mystery of Franklin road, a highway passing through this city, was solved yesterday when a hat with rated capacity of three gal- lons found by police last Thurs- day in the vicinity, was claimed by Dan Brooks, who claims to be an inmate of Vanderbilt Penal Institution. When questioned as to the cause of his crime. Brooks said tliat he had tired of being mistaken for a gray truck running through the streets, and had tried to lose the hat in an effort to ameliorate the condition. The hat is size 42. COLLEGE .MEN I 0 MAKE MISTAKES ATLANTA. Jan. 21. — Malcolm Moss, 12 years old. a student at Vanderbilt University, made unas- sisted 26 points in a basketball game here last night between teams representing Vanderbilt and Brenau College. The points were not counted, however, due to a slight error on the part of Moss, who was repeatedly reprimanded for clipping from behind. Moss could not be reached for a state- ment at press time last night. Vernon V. Sharp, another mem- ber of the Vanderbilt .squad, star- red in the ' Vandy-Agnes Scott game yesterday afternoon. DOKMITOKY SIE(iE STILL (iOING STRONG PEABODY CAMPUS, Nov, 13. — Siege laid to West Dormitory here since Sept. 21 by a corps of Van- derbilt University students is still in full blast, according to run- ners who suci-eeded in penetrat- ing the enemy lines today. Active movements are growing fewer and fewer in occurrence, it was said, due to the supply end of the well-known supply and de- mand law having become exag- gerated beyond all expectations. Casualties during the last week, according to official Peabody bul- letins, were only seven in number. Oflicials of the other party were hesitant yesterday about making any statement until told of the casualty report the Peabody army had released for publication. " Why. " a high officer in the Vanderbilt brigade said, " that can ' t be right! I can account for three in just the last two days, nd — how about you. Tom? " His aide-de-camp was able to give account of the cases of five more, and received immediate pro- motion and a citation for distin- guished action while under fire. " You can tell your readers. " General X said, " that we will fight the battle out on these lines if it takes until we all get our grad- uating commissions. " LIBEKTY TAKING TO BE riRBEB SCIENCE HALL, April 5. — Ces- sation of liberties at this place must come about at once, accord- ing to a general order issued yes- terday by James H. Kirkland. af- fectionately known as the " Iron Chanrellor. " This action was taken because Kirkland ' s army is running .short of liberties, it was explained. " A number of liberties were found on the campus this morn- ing, " a high officer explained, " but all showed signs of wear of such nature as to render them virtually unavailable for further use. Only under a policy of strictest econ- omy will the remainder last to serve the needs of the general staff for the remainder of the year. " Great dissatisfaction at the move was expressed by several private soldiers at the institution. " They took our beer. " one pro- tested: " and now they take this. " His exact name could not be found out. EDVCATOR n. NS (iAKTEK WEARERS BELMONT HEIGHTS, Nov. 20. — ' " Persons who mingle with school girls should not wear gar- ters, " according to Dr. J. D. Blan- ton. head of Ward-Belmont Boarding School here yesterday. This is the aftermath of a visit to the institution of Dwight Webb, Jr., 45 years old, of 2019 Broad Street, in which young Webb went through the painful experience of losing a garter while passing through a group of some forty of the inmates gathered on the cam- pus. A strict ban on garters will not be put in effect at once, it was in- dicated, although their use among young men visitors will be dis- couraged. A special officer has been appointed to examine the elastics about the nether limbs of all men entering the campus gates. This, Dr. Blanton pointed out. is a service unique among even the most modern schools for girls and junior colleges for young women. LET IS PLAY FOR YOTO DAXCES THE COMMODORE ASSES Nine pieces and nine individual soloists. No two men play the same tune. Constantly shifting in personnel, and you may be assured of new faces regardless of the time you give the dance. Solos are given and rendered by Fix- ture Yates, who submits sealed Dean Ada Belle Stapleton has lately changed her rather forceful suggestions that all sorority houses be equipped with electric refrigerating machines into ur- gent demands. There has been wide discussion concerning this sudden move of hers, and more than one explanation has been of- fered. Neighbors of a well-known so- rority house on Twenty-fourth avenue have been complaining to the ice company rather bitterly of the poor service the ice man has been rendering them. They say that he spends as much as an hour a day in delivering ice to this one sorority house. They state that they ' re filled with won- der at the con.sumption of such large quantities of ice, especially in the winter. bids for musical entertainment. If you don ' t want music, we are good for comedy purposes. Up-to-date hits direct from New York, in- cluding that renowned .- ong hit. " Valencia. " (Played only by spe- cial request.) We defy any or- chestra to compete with our ren- ditio n of " Horses. " Prices are reasonable, and long-time pay- ments may be arranged. For terms see MORTON KLEBAN. Trombonist, at the Zeta Beta Tau House. PATRONIZE WALTER CLYDE CURRY ' S ENGLISH III COURSE (Funnier Than the Princess) " Shakespear As Was " This course presents the " Naked Truth " about Shakspearean plays. Why did Romeo crave Juliet? Startling developments and inti- mate revelations. Exposing the daughters of " King Lear " in a manner which makes even a hard- boiled co-ed blush! Did Venus really love Adonis, and if so. why? How Portia made the supreme sacrifice to save the Merchant of Venice. Handled by W. C. Curry, the past master of insinuation and innuendo, in a manner that never lets interest lag. AM. FOR $12.00 PER TERM — AND THE LINE FORMS ON THE LEFT. — (advt.) Zack Coles, a very popular young Frigidaire salesman and a student in the Vanderbilt Law School, has lately become, accord- ing to r umor, quite an ardent ad- mirer of the Dean of Women, and seems to be rapidly on the way to eclipsing " Ole Laird " ' Smith, the Dean ' s right-hand man in the matter of university entertain- ments. THE VANDY VIRGIN The Moral Uplift Club Foi i)i;i). Orc.amzki), and Motivati-.d at Larry ' s Hash HoLSE, Located at Hroah at the Horse Trough Finorili- Flniiur: White-Washed Lilies. rivsldent for Life PI " AY Yii-..-PiesUleilI W. J. JONES SoiiB L..a,l.r TOM PEACH Trallsi ort:Uloll ManilK ' T GIKRNEY CI.AHK •Uetir...! Pr.sidem WAl.TEU CAPERS Faculty Advisor I ' AUL DOSS SerseaiU-ill-Arms CHARI.IE CRUM This orBaliizatloii has been recently founded beoause of a deftniti ' nei-rt on the Vaiiderlillt Campus for personal evangelists who take as their solemn duty the task of elevatinc the thought and londuet of the entile studeni liixly to liiKher planes and nohler iileals. The coat of arms features a sallon Jug of Howe ' s distilled water, and the patron saint of the organization is Sir Gallahad. In addition to torehliKht processions and crusades against evil, the club is planning to bring such noted lecturers as Pussyfoot Johnson. Villiam Gibbs McAdoo. and Billy Sunday to addrc-ss the student body. The organization has adopted the inspiring motto of: " We wash with old Lifebuoy; We ' re fresh from the tub; We ' re the boys of the Uplift Club. " The drug of Coca-Cola is being vigorously assailed by the organiza- tion, and it is thought that the sale of that strong beverage will soon he liarred to Yandy .students. •Still active quite frei|Uently. Fable of the Earnest Youth Seeking An Education Not by George Ade, nor did Aesop say this 2000 years ago. Once Upon a Time there was a Young Man. It may be that he still Is. He was an Earnest young Man, Seeking an Education. Lacking in the Wisdom of the World, at the end of his Preparatory Training he del ided to Go to a University. And so he went to Vanderbilt. James (that was what they Calle d him) was Green, the Soph-o- mores told him. He told the Soph-o-mores that he was White — and that he could Lick any Man who said anything Different. One Man — a Football Player — .said Something Different. That Accounted for James ' first Year at Y ' anderbilt. Being 111 at the Beginning of the Second Y ' ear and so unable to Protect himself, they made him a Soph-o-morc. This Year he was going to Learn a Lot and Make Mama and Papa and Uncle Josh, who Loaned him the Jack to Go To School on. Proud of him. In Ju.stice to James, it must be said that he Learned a Great Deal this year — how to Avoid .such unwelcome Appointments as Meeting Classes, how to Drink the Stuff they used to kill the Mange on the Pigs at Home, and he Learned how to Play the Fairer .Sex. His Junior Y ' ear he Cha.sed the Broads harder than ever. They Gave him three funny little Marks In a Book Called Quality Credit.s. It seems that he tiad to have a Certain Number of these Credits before he Graduated. Well, at the End of His Senior Year they wanted to Graduate him. That was Agreeable to him, because he Estimated that he was Edu- cated anyhow, and he didn ' t see how they could make him Stay an- other Year unless it was because they Liked him so much that they just couldn ' t Let Him Go. As he walked up on the Platform to get the Fleece Lined Sheei)Skin. he was almost Washed Away by an Undercurrent of Dissatisfaction; he was Thinking tfor the First Time in Four Years) of all the Mar- mons he ' d have by now if he hadn ' t Gone to College, but had gone to Work in Steven ' s Grocery like Papa had wanted him to. So he says to the Old Geezer who was Invested with the Authority that he wasn ' t quite Satisfied with the amount of Learnin ' he had Picked Up at the University, and that he Hoped some Future .Student would go through the Dear Old Place and come out with an Educ-ation. " Well. Boys and Girls. " the Nice Old Geezer said, " I reek-on we ' re goin ' to have to give this Y ' oung Man another Chance to get that Education. " , t the end of the Seventh Y ' ear James Walked the Platform the Second Time. This Time he didn ' t Say much, but just Bent Over and Touched His Lips to the Old Geezer ' s black Academic Robes. They Graduated him with High Honors. MORAL: Well, ain ' t it obvious? Anyhow, educated people should be well-versed in the art of kissing people ' s feet. Also, Don ' t hmit a gift horse in the mouth unless you see you ' ve got him. DONT MISS Doctor (Morpheus) Reckless ' Anthropoology Class (From ape to man m sixteen starthng lec- tures by the missmg link, a direct lineal des- cendant of Darwin.) Absolutely the onlv prof in the univarsity who can stretch an hour lecture into eternity. Catch Up on Your Sleep Patronize Bill Hendrix. He has the Pillow Con- cession — Stand Just Outside the Door. GUM Furnished FREE By a Prominent Member of the Class Who Prefers to Remain Anonymous. Bring Your Own Puzzles! A New Game or Trick Each Recitation for Those Who Prefer to Remain Awake. Miss Joplin, the Playing-Through Champion, Will Defend Her Title in Tit-Tat-Too Against All Opposition. THE EMINENT DOCTOR FIGURATIVELY THUMBS HIS NOSE AT THE TENNESSEE LEGISLATURE Sneers at the Fundamentalists by the Doctor. Snores at the Doctor by the Class at Large. If You Are Bothered With Insom- nia, Here ' s a Sure-Fire Cure For Only Twelve ($12.00) Bucks a Term AliVERTISEMENT NOW SHOWING JIM SHARPE (The Plunging Green-Back) " THE FAST WORKER " ' Arkansas ' Own Exotic Beauty SUPPORTED BY AN ALL-STAR CAST AT THE Belle Meade Playkoiase THE VANDY VIRGIN po ' V AH OOt ' PIS Heah WAmpY-B LT GiT-riM 1 E 816-HAIP M HIT PONE luK Him FoVy Y am to G r SH T uv IT DriiiLn for the iQ y (Uiiiimdilorc by Mr. J. P. .ll cy of the Mi ii iliis " (Juiiiincrci il-J p taL -rf ' r TOOMMOIjOTOB Tke University Credo u o r o o o or Articles nf belief adhered to by inmates of Anierieaii iii titutions of higher leariiinp;: 1. I ' hat college students are divinely in- pircd with all the qualities of leadership of men. 2. That those dwelling without the colle- giate sphere of influence are beyond the pale insofar as any claims to real learnining are concerned. 3. That the objection of " self-made " men to the university education invariably is based upon jealousy of the superior advantages therein offered. +. That higher education excuses every- thing, even unto downright rudeness. 5. That professors are no more than im- practical minded fools, incapable of making a living in any other way. 6. That, espousing radical principles, they are the very first to see a means to reforming a world that is all wrong. 7. That the co-ed really is a being less at- tractive generally than his " nice girl " or " dark horse " friends. 8. That two or three Greek letters, a lot of mysterious, grumbling formulae, an esoteric handshake, and an impressive ritualistic cere- mony set them above those others they choose to call ' barbarians. " 9. That the good marks their instructors ■give " them are a real measure of their in- tellectual worth. 10. That the bad marks they received show either unfair favoritism on the part of the teacher, or else prove that said teacher is ut- terly lacking in the appreciation of real aca- demic distinction. 11. That they must conform to the standaril set by his fellows in every particular if they are to be persons worth while being at all. 12. That they must not conform in any par- ticular to any standard set by other people if they are to be persons worth while being at all. 13. That the way a man wears his clothes and ties his neckties and shakes hands are in- fallible measures of his desirability or unde- sirability as a companion. 14. That bad whisky, with the resultant dark brown feeling the next morning, is to be preferred to going to the dance dead sober. 15. That the social prestige university con- nections give them will be recognized after they are out of school by the very people who accord them that prestige. 16. That everything that is is wrong; that everything he thinks should be is right. 17. That social contacts are the greatest good college has to offer them. 18. That they are qualified competently to pass judgment upon any aspect of living, art, or science. 19. That culture exists only as a thing to be talked about; that it is gained inevitably through university residence, and that it is gained in no other way. 20. That athletes, though never so " dumb, " should be kept in school for the honor of dear old and the advertising the school gains through having good athletic teams. 21. That it is better to be well liked than to have positive ideas of their own on matters where the custom has been to conform. 22. That sentimentalizing is the highest tribute one can pay to " the old school. " 23. That they are fitted upon graduation to carry out the functions of any job whatever. 24. That the established order is in any re- spect different fromthe order they themselves will set up when twenty years out of school. 25. That the man in university residence has a real claim to being deemed a person by those with whom he comes in contact. The list might be continued ad infinitum. " VAMxyy :or 3.0 A o o o % DAe COMMOTJO-R .1 MEETS THE VA fPeRBILT SPECIAL TR-mW m DALLAS , TEXAS ON THE AFTEftMOOiV -pRECETJiNQ The TEA IS- VANT)y CAA1E . THE Sk IP- ■Pe e 15 It A LOSS TO (JHDER- STANU THE. THE TE:«IiiB £ The recent epidemic of heart failure deaths in the Sigma Nu house led to a personally conducted investigation by Campus Health Officer Thomas Zerfoos, who discovered that the Sigma Nu brethren could not sustain the shock caused by Daniel Brooks ' manifestation of an infinitesimal amount of energy. It is al- leged that Daniel was seen to jump out of bed early one morning, dress himself, and with- out stopping for a rubber of Bridge, hasten to his eight o ' clock class. After due reprimand at the hands of Dr. Zerfoss, Dan promised to return to his form- er lethargic manner. Hark, all ye students who desire a 19-hour course for the price of 3. Expose yourselves to Dr. Atheist Pharr ' s Ancient History. This course gives you a thorough understanding of the library, calling for no less than 9 term papers. H you are a rapid thinker and writ- er your exams should not detain you more than eight hours. But such work is to be rewarded. See Pluto Lusky impersonate Alexander the Great and Miss Lightfoot as Cleopatra , which all goes to prove that the proof of the pudding is in the eating. -Even for lazy people. (advt.) 282 nor ' V NDV o o o % OAc C0MM01JD-R M ti o o Tliis graphic portrait sliows the interfst wliich Vanderbilt and Nashville show in the medical science. Thousands pack the stadium and gasp in awe while the skilled Freshman Meds exhume the cadaver of a foetal jiig. The post-mortem plainly showed that it died from a lacerated tooth, the result of poor dental work! Dean (. ' anliy Robinson is prostrate with joy at the result, while Dr. Frederique. the Belgian globe-trotter, is shown speechless at the verdict and completely overawed by Canby ' s intt ' UfCtuality, SCENES K ; »il K j :;:- ' ' ' Introducing the new seal of the University, guarded by Mascot McConnico and Cartoon Mathis. McConnico is the goof strutting the tive-gallon derby. while Mathis is wearing the half -pint measure. Bursar Hart will soon take over management of the seal, and will give imprints of it in exchange for coin of the realm. Tliis looks like Rally Day at the Methodist church, but such is not the case. This exclusive photo shows the cele- brated Bottle Rush between halves at one of the football pames. Some incautious student exhibited a bottle and was nearly killed in the rush. Note the frantically mill- ing mob in the foreground. Who says there isn ' t an oasis in every desert? ( ' han ' -cllur Kii-klaiul starts a transrontinental walking tour whitli will end in Hollywood! He hopes to gain fame enroute and land a job in the movies, so that lie will raise that $400,000 for the endowment drive. The picture shows the Chance beginning his great venture, ac- companied liy one of Nashville ' s fairest debutante buds. The boy scout behind is bearing nourishment for the doughty Chancellor, and the Vandy band is furnishing soul-rending strains. When asked if he had any parting message for the student body, the Chancellor smiled. " I ' d die for dear old Vandy ' he muttered, as he pulled his hat down and galloped. i o or ' Y NDV 3 or 30 N ■ 9 o o m £ Xc commotjorb .1 :1 - .„ -V; Fleet of Heart There Tvas a transience in her n ' inged geslure. There was a nine days ' Tvonder in her smile Thai left him breathless on a sun-bronzed upland, Streiigthless to cross her dalliance and her guile. Or did she smile? Or did she ever ndiisper ? She froze with nothing his liquescent mind. Leaving him nerveless as an ice-ivhile lily. Unlearned of smart hp-Ti ' isdom. and as blind. It seemed, to reason as a bird-rvit poet. With such an art of arllessness she led His listless, leaping feet to eastern cities And to a marlfet where he soon was bled. So he has much for which he did not barter. And she is holding for new seas to charter. ROBERT BOOKER HUNT. 2S4 ::ior: 7lNxyy ZLO Okc COMMOD0R j p on 285 Y NDY 3 or Vn I o 30 I I i I VC OK OAe COMMOIB ' R ,K ■ zixs: . .4« 4v , ' 4MM«! « Snapper Beta Pni A.D. Founded at Edinburgh CoilegL ' in l " im ritf FItiHer: Fniir Uoses CLASS OF 192S CLASS OF 1929 CLA O, SS OF 1927 Williams Overton Williams SUPREME ECAVATOR.. Insignia: Wiuht Na| k nnf CLASS OF 1930 Wild-Eyed Willie Ovie Williams .Boo Williams EXTREME SHARPSHOOTER Teeby Williams EXALTED GEYSER. . .ClU ' prio Williams ■j?anice had J st 6i ' ' ' blossomecl oul " last season srid -made all of ■IVie UmOersiii danceJ: vjax iTideeti -the •fairesi beWe in CoUede- " lown -.. ba " t -tiaroadh Tieolec-t she dooTned herself -to be a wall- flower — -no lonoer the Sou(Jht-for daoce- I bartnec hen uoii, Kaue Fallen lire hex (FLAT FE Et) USE Qj naHv| The purpose of this fraternity is to fur- nish a haven of refuge to those stu- dents who seek to emulate Mount Vesuvius in action. IMi-PONG TOURNAMENT INNO- VATKD BY DEAN OF AVOMEN One of the newest activities on the campus is the mucli-discussfd ping-ponj ' tournament, originated and refereed l y Ada Bell Stapleton. The eminent Dean has gathered under her wing the best ping-pong talent in Vanderbilt, in the persons of Tyree Fain, Laird Smith, Wm. nismukes, and Marshall Eldred. Alden Smith has applied for permission to en- ter the contest, but it is doubtful if he will be allowed to participate in this ex- pert company. Tyree Fain, famous for co-ed parties and dates with the Dean of Women, has excellent chances of winning the sterling silver loving cup awarded by the Kappa Alpha Thetas to the best ping-pong man in Vanderbilt. Marshall Eldred will pitjbably run him a close race. Dismukes and Laird Smith are better known as exponents of tidley-winks, but their entrance into the contest is being received with much fervor. It is rumored that the tournament winner will have the privilege of escort- ing the eminent Dean to the Junior Prom. 2S6 inor " VAi cay o 30 c " r l £ Ae COMMOljOra F THE ADVERTISERS In this book deserve the thanks as well as the patronage of the student body. By purchasing space in our adver- tising section, they provide about one-fourth of our total revenue, thereby making possible an annual more repre- sentative of Vanderbilt University. Although it is oin- sincere belief that they will receive the full worth of the money expended with us, in justice to them it must be said that the quit! pro quo has been only one of the considerations which has prompted their assistance. Aside from the mere pecuniary gain which they will receive from the investment, many of our ad- vertisers have been actuated by a desire to show their ap- preciation of past courtesies and their interest in the wel- fare of the University. We sincerely trust that the student body will evidence its gratitude for this co-oi)eration by referring to the succeeding pages before contributing to the support of others who have failed to show this spirit of community interest. The Editors. 287 or: ' Y NDY 3 or . 01 3.0 n n T asq uerader " Do you like Kiplingf " " Hotu do you kipplcf She: " Deceiver! Traitor! Never spealc to me again ! " He: " What ' s the matter no v ? " She: " Vou swore to be always true and faihtful, and I just saw you kissing your wife. " Father: " Now, when I went to school, if a girl were to smoke, she ' d be disgraced. " Co-ed: " Yes, and if any of the boys were to wear a mustache like you did, he ' d be murdered! " Monk and AIoxkey First Monk: " Say, are you a Tennessean? " Second Monk: " Naw, I ' m an Evolutionist. " n n n Baa, baa, black sheep, Have you any wool? You know damn well I have, you fool; Some on my prof ' s face, over his eyes, Now don ' t " ou think I ' m pretty wise? n n n " Sam, they tell me ynu can wield wicked celluloids. " " Heaven, naw, man. But does you asks me about crap-shootin ' ? " n n n " There certainly are a lot of fleas around this house. Where did they come from? " " They must have come from the dokwood tree in the yard. " n n n " I like pie, I like cake, I like anything you bake! " wailed a rollicking college boy. " How frightfully in Uscreet! " murmured a retiring old co-ed. FOEO OllrtWIb Rooting for Her Side The Dark Passed n n n How TO ExjOY A Prom 1. Don ' task the girl whom you are going to marry for her money. 2. Brek the mileage register on the I ' -Drive-It. 3. Don ' t let a prom-girl stay with a friend in town. " Murder will out. " 5. Invite only one girl. You might be a sheik, but even Casanova had only two arms. 5. When your roommate mentions that he has a sis- ter back home who is going to make her debut soon, leave the room. 6. If the femme looks good, don ' t let the brothers see her. 7. Get drunk and stay away. NASHVILLE SCHOOL OF ART I-RANK J. Taylor. Director Fall Term, September IS to January M — Spring Term February 1 to May 31 Summer Term. June 15 to August 31 N ' lGHT CLASS. Monday. WcJntiJ.iv, FiiJ.iv. Irom 7 to 111 MORNING CLASS. 8:10 to 12;1I1 .ill wctk cutrpi AFTERNOON CLASS. Applicl DcsiRn. 1:50 to All Interior Decorating. Cartooning and Commercial Illustrating JOL P.XRRISH. InMtudor in C.irlooninii ZANA SULLIMAN. Inslruclor in Inlciior Dciorjting Portrait Painting — Drawing from Life Model — Landscape — Sculpture 209 BcnnioDillon Building. Phone 6-9596 Vanderbilt Pharmacy 2 1st and Grand EVERYTHING A GOOD DRUG STORE SHOULD HAVE— EVERYTHING A STU- DENT NEEDS BUY YOUR IHt UNIV£HSAL CAB FROM HIPPODROME MOTOR CO. " Nashville ' s Oldest Ford Dealer " 1 1 Broadway Phone 7-3500 Into the World— On going forth into the world — its opportunities and callings — may we not give a thought to the con- tribution made by Electricity in widening the horizon of human progress in industry, commerce and home. ' ' As an organization dedicated to the rendering of Good Service to nearly a ha!f million Tennesseans in 100 cities and towns, this company takes pride in its opportunity of creating opportunities. THE TENNESSEE ELECTRIC POWER CO. NASHVILLE RAILWAY « LIGHT CO. Where Southern Hospitality Flowers The South ' s Supreme Hotel In the Gateway City Headquarters for the Van- derbilt football team and for the Alumni of Vanderbilt and many other Southern colleges. 600 outside rooms, each with private bath, circulating ice water, electric fan and full Bowman service. Rates From $3.50 Convenient to everything in Atlanta and only five min- utes from Grant Field. Main Dining Room Grill Room Coffee Shop THE ATLANTA BILTMORE ATLANTA. GEORGIA Every Flower is a Forget-Me-Not 7-4600 GENY BROS. 1804 West End 7-4601 WILLIAMS PRINTING COMPANY 156 Fourth Avenue. North Printers — Publishers — Engravers — Office Outfitters Specializing in College Stationery. Dance Invitations, Etc. Out Aluration Department is in ehJrgc of Tjilots. . ' nd vout ji.irments arc jIwjvs jlleteJ cortectly Special Prices to College Stjdeirts — Eighteen ' I ' ears of Successful Tailoring in Nashville All Work Guaranteed Phone 6-2739 CERRUTI TAILORING CO. dry cleaning for men and women 236 ' .. Fourth Avenue. North. Nashville. Tenn. HATS OR SUITS OUR BEST ADS ARE WORN AND NOT WRITTEN Just Leave It Up to Larry For Everything in Up-to-Date Togs L. A. 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