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THE ALUMNI REVIEW
OPINION AND COMMENT
For the second time during this fateful year the
University has experienced the loss of its official
head — this time in the death of Marvin
MARVIN Hendrix Stacy, Dean of the College of
Liberal Arts for the past five years and
Chairman of the Faculty since Presi-
dent Graham's death in October.
We cannot measure the loss we feel in the going
of Dean Stacy. For eighteen years, as instructor,
as associate professor and professor, as dean and
chairman of the faculty, he has been so intimately
connected with the life of the University that his
death takes out of it collectively and individually
something which we had imperceptibly come to re-
gard as a part — and the better part, too — of our-
Dean Stacy's career here has already become one of
rhe fine traditions of the campus. As an undergrad-
uate he stood out pre-eminently as a man of ability
and power, this being evidenced by the honors he
\v(in and positions he held in student life. In the
class room, he was early recognized as one of the real
teachers of the University. His sympathy with the
stiidents taught and his clarity of presentation set
him apart in the minds of the student body as a great
teacher. In the role of dean, he became the loved
adviser of the men upon the campus in all that per-
tained to their conduct as a body of self-governing-
students, and in the faculty his counsel and leader-
ship were of the sort that won from his colleagues the
highest admiration and respect.
And similarly in the University commtmity and
the State at large. One frequently remarks the close-
ness of the ties which bind members of the Univer-
sity community together. Few men have ever been
connected with the University who have been more
generally esteemed as a neighbor and citizen than he,
and the correctness of his judgments and his fairness
in all matters of private or public concern were uni-
versally conceded. By virtue of these qualities,
coupled with a rare eloquence and breadth of vision,
he was also constantly sought throughout the State
as a speaker and leader in all that related to the finer
life of the people.
Strong in the affection of the campus and State,
his coming to the headship of the University in its
hour of loss brought stability and assurance for the
future, and under his leadership the University was
quickly readjusting itself to the tasks which lay
ahead. Without thought of self, he devoted himself
unreservedly to the duties of his office, and fell at his
post in service to the. State and Nation.
Again, we repeat, that in the going of this fine,
sympatJietic, Christian gentleman, this neighborly,
approachable, human comrade, who walked with us
in the path of service, we miss an indefinable, better
part of ourselves.
At the meeting of the Board of Trustees in Ral-
eigh on January 28th, Dr. H. W. Chase, Professor
of the Philosophy of Education
H. W. CHASE f,.^jj^ 2c,;^o to 1914, and of Psv-
CHAIRMAN OF , , , mii . J +
TTii:- rA/-iTiT\- t'uoloev from 1914 to date, was ap-
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pointed chairman of the faculty to
fill the vacancy caused by the death of Chairman of
the Faculty Stacy.
Dr. Chase is a native of Massachusetts, an A. B.
graduate of Dartmouth College (1904), and received
the degree of doctor of philosophy from Clark Uni-
versity in 1910. During his nine years of service at
the University, Dr. Chase has been closely connected
with the student body, has contributed frequently to
University and other scholarly publications, and has
been recognized as a teacher of unusual scholarship
and ability. He has been especially valuable to the
University as a member of the faculties of the School
of Education and the Summer School and as an ac-
ceptable speaker on educational and social subjects
throughout the State.
Upon the death of President Graham he was ap-
pointed acting dean. He becomes the official head
of the University with the full confidence of his col-
leagues. ' ^^^
The Review reproduces in the following para-
graphs a letter by R. D. W. Connor, President of
the General Alumni Association,
^^^^.^t?. . which has recentlv been sent to all
MEMORIAL , . . , • . , /■ ,1
aluniui urging their support of the
campaign which began on February 10th in the in-
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terest of the Students' Activities Building as a mem-
orial to the late President Graham. If for any rea-
son the letter failed to reach you, take this opportun-
ity to read it and act on the suggestions contained
You, with the rest of us, have felt since leaving the
University a loyalty and devotion for your Alma
Mater that wanted to express itself in terms of ap-
preciation for her service. You have felt with the
rest of us in recent days the pride of connection
with and partnership in an institution that has
served the entire State of North Carolina in a way
that has called forth the approval and applause of
all. And now that the death of President Graham
has lost to us the matchless leadership which was
serving the State through the State's University, our
Alma Mater, all the sons of Carolina are drawn to-
gether as men who have experienced a common loss ;
and we feel a renewed impulse to express our loy-
alty and love in terms of practical service.
The enclosed booklet opens to us the opportunity
to say what we think of the service President Gra-
ham rendered to our entire State through our Alma
Mater ; to write ourselves into a memorial which, like
the man, will continue to serve every county and
every community in North Carolina as it sends its
sous to the University. The Student .\ctivities
Building is endorsed by the Faculty and Trustees of
the University, and by a committee at large from the
State. No more fitting memorial can be erected to
the man and no greater constructive service can be
rendered to our Alma Mater.
May I not, therefore, urge you (1) to give this
matter the thoughtful consideration it merits and the
most generous response you feel able to make ; ( 2 ) to
seek out the director of the campaign in your com-
munity, offer him your co-operation, and throw be-
hind the campaign the weight of your influence and
support; (3) to make it a point to interest others in
this cause which is big enough to appeal to all.
The response of the student body to tlie Graham
Memorial (we stop the press to insert a note about
the local campaign) has been splen-
^A».r..rc '1i*^ — the sort that challenges the at-
CAMPUS . , , ' . . .
RESPONDS tention and the geneious giving of
SPLENDIDLY i'H alumni. Four hundred and fif-
teen men seen on the first night of
the campaig-n subscribed $14,500 and the goal aimed
at is $25,000. One student handed Secretary Coates
a check for $500 and fifteen seniors in one group
pledged themselves for $1,500. Several students
subscribed $200 each. Many men working their way
through college contributed in large amounts, there-
by making real sacrifices.
In the President's Keport for 1917 the late Presi-
dent Graham spoke as follows: "In April, 1917,
came America's entry in the great world
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REPORT war: a lact ol supreme significance to
the University, as to every vital institu-
tion in the Nation. Obviously it means great sacri-
fices ; but it means also rich compensations and great
new responsibilities. These will be, if adequately
met, of such importance as to make this report in the
eyes of the future historian of the University mark
the beginning of a new era in its development as
clearly separated from the fifty years that followed
the Civil War as that period is from the fifty years
The accuracy of this statement is abundantly borne
out by the reports for 1918 of the various officers of
the University recently appearing under the title
"The Eeport of the Chairman of the Faculty." For,
while the reports are similar in many respects to
those of preceding years, every one views the work of
the University from a new angle, and a new attitude
towards the future is presented on every page. The
University of 1918 was greatly different from that of
former years, and the new spirit which entered
with the coming of the war has in many important
respects come to stay.
A careful reading of the reports inevitably leads to
the discovery of several important recurring themes.
First of all there is the admission that
RECURRING ,, • ... . .,.,
„„_,._„ the imposition oi a military regime
upon the academic made stock-taking
a necessity. Every department and every instructor
had to meet a new situation created by the war, and
in doing this made a new appraisal of the value of
courses and methods of the past. In the second place
there is the expression of belief that much is to be
gained by the intensification of courses and improve-
ment of instruction. Wherever a higher grade of
instruction can be secured, it is recognized that it is
incumbent vipon the University to secure it. The
value of physical well-being is especially emphasized,
and the inclusion in the curriculum of additional
courses in the social sciences ami in business and
commerce is repeatedly urged.
Definite growth of the University in a number of
important particulars is also evidenced. The phy-
sical plant is now valued at $1,200,-
nT-/-.^r.n,'r.'.» '500, wlth thc uow engineering build-
RECORDEl) 1 • 1 . 'a 1
lug which IS to cost $115,000 to be
added during the present year. The University Li-
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Ijrary contained 83,151 volumes on August 15th,
which, together with the 10,000 titles acquired in the
purchase of the Weeks Collection and the regular
additions to date, brings the collection near the goal
of 100,000 volumes. In scholarly and popular pub-
lications high records were established during the
year. Studies in PhiJologij and The Journal of the
Elislia Mitchell Scientific Society were especially dis-
tinctive, and the High School Journal and the Ex-
lension Lcaflfls — both new publications — won high
recognition throughout the entire country. Refer-
ence to the list of publications and addresses of mem-
bers of the facultj' evidences participation by the
University in the affairs of the learned societies of
the country and an especially vital interest in the
public welfare of ISTorth Carolina. Throughout its
entirety, the complete report shows that the Univer-
sity is alert, adaptable, and that it is functioning in a
large, beneficial way in the life of the State and
Last year The Review took special occasion to
present the important recommendations appearing in
the individual reports in order that
the alumni might know what plans the
University is maturing for the future.
Specific recommendations presented to the Trustees
in the report by Chairman of the Faculty Stacy in-
cluded the following: Provision for the establish-
ment of a School of Commerce and Business through
which the young men and women of I^orth Carolina
and the South would have an opportuntity to equip
themselves for efficient participation in the develop-
ment of the country's industries ; the appointment of
a Director of Music to have charge of the various
musical organizations now on the campus and to
offer courses of a cultural value in the history and
appreciation of music; the appointment of a Health
Officer to have charge of the University Infirmary,
to supervise all matters pertaining to the health and
housing of the student body, and to assist the Uni-
versity in its work in the interest of public health
throughout the State; the appointment of a Publica-
tions Editor to systematize the Inisiness management
of the various publications issued by the University
and to have oversight of the news service of the Uni-
versity; and better provision for the comfort and
welfare of women students and the erection of a wo-
man's building in the near future.
Recommendations appearing in the reports of the
other officers included : the addition of instructors in
the School of Law and the provision of a three-year
law course; the addition of instructors and equip-
ment in the School of Medicine; the provision of a
recitation building, a building for the Department
of Geology, and the enlargement of the Chemical
Laboratory; the utilization of the entire first floor of
the Alumni Building for administrative ofiice pur-
poses ; the development of the work of the Bureau of
Extension ; the installation of additional stack in the
Library; the addition of instructors in the School
of Education and the further development of the
Summer School ; and the grading and improvement
of the grounds east of Caldwell Hall.
As indicated in the legislative information appear-
ing in the State press, the University has presented
„ , the General Assemblv with a pro-
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REOITEST gram oi activities contempfated
for 1919-21 calling for an annual
maintenance fund of $215,000. As already stated,
a large part of this increased income is intended to
cover the cost of the proposed School of Commerce,
the enlargement of the Law School, the appointment
of Directors of Health and Music, the development
of the Bureau of Extension, and other objects em-
phasized in the recommendations of the Chairman of
the Faculty and other officers. The program has
been well thought out, the request is moderate, and
if the increased maintenance is granted there is
every assurance that it will yield definite returns
to the State of Xorth Cai'olina.
After two years of cessation in major athletics,
the question of college athletic activities has again
Ijcen brought to the front. As a result
of military training, the idea of keep-
ing students in fine physical condition has been gTeat-
ly emphasized, and the value of their participation
in some sort of setting-up exercises or outdoor ath-
letics has been distinctly apparent. With the passing
of military training and the return to normal con-
ditions, there is great danger that the American col-
leges will lose sight of this value and will permit
the return to the old order in which a few men
starred on the varsity organizations, while the greater
part of the student body stood on the side lines at a
distance and watched.
While it is to be hoped that intercollegiate athletic
relations on the part of Carolina will continue to be
of very great interest, it is at the same time to be
hoped that the athletic management will make pro-
vision for the participation of every student in some
phase of athletic endeavor. The student body of
Carolina needs all that can be given it in the way of
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physical development, and complete apparatus and
athletic grounds should be provided to this end. Un-
questionably it is desirable to carry out a fine in-
tercollegiate athletic program under the leadership
of fine directors, such as Mr. Campbell proved to be,
but it is none the less desirable that provision be
made for every student on the campus to participate
in all such athletic activities as will insure him recre-
ation from his daily routine and the building of a
well-developed, efficient body. The war has given us
the opportunity to see the athletic activities of the
past in perspective, and we should be able to act
wisely in accord wth the experience gained in this
Kemp Plummer Battle, former president of the
University and professor emeritus of history since
1007, died at his home in Chapel Hill
KEMP Tuesdav afternoon, Februarv 4th.
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BATTLE '^ o clock, luneral services were
held in Chapel Hill in Gerrard Hall
and in Christ Church at Raleigh, interment being
made in Raleigh. Death came peacefully after an
illness of about one month with heart trouble. In
his death the University loses one of its most illustri-
ous sons and officials, and the State a citizen whose
service has been of inestimable value. Copy for this
issue of The Review was already in the hands of the
printer at the time of Dr. Battle's Seath. An ex-
tended appreciation and sketch of his life will ap-
pear in the March issue.
It is not for the mere sake of form that The Re-
view urges the immediate planning for record re-
unions at the approaching Com-
MARK YOUR , j 1 a -, q ' tt
CALENDAR NOW mencement, June 14-18. Every
alumnus realizes that with the
death of President Graham and Dean Stacy the Uni-
versity has sufi'ered an inconceivably great loss. He
also realizes that the military regime and the de-
mands of the present hour have left their profound
impress upon the campus. He cannot escape the con-
viction that Alma Mater needs every bit of the sup-
port and comfort that comes from the counsel and
presence of her sons here upon the campus.
It is for this larger purpose, this purpose of chart-
ing the course for the future and of bringing strength
to the institution in its hour of supreme trial, that
we issue the call to one and all to come back home
for a day or two at least, and let's take counsel for
the days ahead. Mark your calendar now !
CAROLINA PLAYMAKERS ORGANIZED
"The Carolina Playmakers" is the name of a new
organization at the University which promises to
take on State-wide significance and influence. The
organization, according to proposed plans, will be
the center of a movement in a new field for North
Carolinians — the field of community drama. Pro-
fessor Frederick H. Koch, of the department of
Dramatic Literature, explained the purpose of the
new organization at a lecture to the faculty, students
and townspeople on January 24, the lecture being il-
lustrated with lantern slides of original plays staged
in the northwest. Professor Koch has been doing-
experimental work in folk drama in the University
of North Dakota for the past thirteen years. His
work in that section of the country has received na-
tional recognition by leading dramatic and literary
critics. He is a new-comer at the University, having
joined the faculty last fall. His work in the field of
community drama at the North Dakota University
not only met with unprecedented success, but be-
came the nucleus of a great movement that has spread
and taken root throughout a great section of the
northwest and beyond.
The prime purpose of the organization will be the
production of original plays dealing with North Car-
olina life and people, and the promotion of such play-
making in North Carolina. This work will be car-
ried on in connection with the department of Com-
munity Drama and the University Extension Bureau
and the Carolina Playmakers will present programs
of original representative plays throughout the State.
North Carolina, Professor Koch thinks, is richly
endowed both with varied and interesting human
types; it is as yet a pioneer State whose greatest de-
velopment is to come — a State that offers an un-
rivalled opportunity for the production of a big new
play — a drama of the people. With the University
as a center it is thought that this new movement will
spread throughout the State and attain a national
Chief Justice Walter Clark, of the North Carolina
Supreme Court, was the principal speaker and honor
gniest at the annual banquet of the law class held
January 31. Professors L. P. McGehee, A. C. Mc-
intosh, and P. H. Winston, of the law faculty, were
on the speech-making program proper, while Mrs.
I. O. T. Emory, Silas Lucas, Norman Boren, and
Albert Oettinger were student representatives to re-
spond with pithy talks.
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MARVIN HENDRIX STACY
Marvin Hendrix Stacy, instructor, professor, dean
of the College of Liberal Arts for the past five years
and chairman of the University faculty since the
passing of the late President Graham last October,
died at his home her(> on Tuesday, January 21, from
influenza and complications, following an illness of
eight days. Thus the second official head of the
University has been claimed by the prevailing epi-
demic, and the University and State again mourn
the loss of a leader whose place is not easily filled.
Marvin Hendrix Stacy, the son of a Methodist
minister, the Rev. L. E. Stacy, of Shelby, who sur-
vives, was born 41 years ago in Burke county. After
preparatory training he entered the University and
received his Ph. B. degree in 1002.
A Leader in Undergraduate Days
In his undergraduate days Professor Stacy was a
leading influential character in the life of the cam-
pus, being readily recognized as a moulder of stiident
thought and sentiment. He found his chief interest
in extra-curriculum activities in debating and puldic
speaking, but was a scholar above all, as his election
to membership in the Phi Beta Kappa national
honorary scholarship society clearly demonstrated.
He was president of his graduating class and a win-
ner of the much coveted Willie P. Mangiuu Medal.
Pre-eminently a Teacher
Professor Stacy was pre-eminently a teacher. Fol-
lowing graduation he was appointed instructor in
Mathematics, remaining continuously in the service
of the University with the exception of two years
spent at Cornell.
From the outset, his career as a teacher was mark-
ed by steady progress. He was instructor in mathe-
matics from 1902-06, receiving the !M. A. degree in
1904; was a student at Cornell University in 1905,
1906, 1911 ; was associate professor of engineering
from 1906 to 1910, when he was made professor of
civil engineering. His ability and sound judgment
were signally recognized by the late President Gra-
ham who appointed him acting dean of the College of
Liberal Arts when the former became acting presi-
dent in 1913. His elevation to the position of dean
came the following year. At President Graham's
death Dean Stacy became chairman of the faculty
and hence acting president. Every member of the
faculty placed the highest sort of estimate upon his
judgment, which was always accepted as fair and
sound. He enjoyed the full respect and esteem of
this body of his colleagues.
Administers Student Discipline
While dean he administered student discipline in
a way that won for him the love and admiration of
the entire student body. "He took the common-
sense view that there was only one rule to be en-
forced — the rule of good citizenship. The same laws
obtained on the campus as elsewhere in ITorth Caro-
lina. He required that the students show the same
sort of interest in their work that the faculty showed
in theirs. The faculty member, he held, and said,
was merely an older stvident, and both teacher and
pupil sought a common object in truth."
Popular as Speaker
Dean Stacy was perhaps the best kngwn member
of the faculty in the community and in Orange
county. He was intensely and whole-heartedly in-
terested in all matters relating to civic pride and
community welfare. While it was chiefly through
his college work that Professor Stacy was best knowTi
to the people of the State, he has ever been in great
demand as a public speaker and has gone into every
section of the State in the interest of popular educa-
tion, speaking for the most part on subjects pertain-
ing to better schools, roads, churches, and like mat-
ters relating to community development. For some-
time Dean Stacy addressed the Bible class of the
local Methodist Sunday School every Sunday morn-
ine-, and the large rearular attendance at each meeting
gave concrete evidence of his hold on the student
body and community.
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Married Miss Inez Koonce
Professor Stacy was married to Miss Inez Koonce,
of Trenton, on November 12, 1912, who survives.
Their home life was ideal. Both Professor and Mrs.
Stacy were vitally interested in all matters pertain-
ing to the community, tlie latter being- president of
the Chapel Hill Community Club at one time. The
other immediate relatives surviving are his father,
Eev. L. E. Stacy, of Shelby, and the following
brothers and sisters ; Judge W. P. Stacy, of Wil-
mington; H. E. Stacy, of Lumberton; L. E. Stacy,
Jr., of Wilkesboro ; Mrs. J. J. Harding, of Charlotte;
Mrs. C. C. Weaver, of Emory, Va. ; Mrs. H. F. Kins-
man, of Hamlet ; Miss Rosa Stacy, of Emory, Va. ;
Miss ISTancy Stacy, of Burlington.
Interment at Chapel Hill
The funeral of Dean Stacy was held at 2 o'clock
on Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 22, interment being
made in the local cemetery. A service was con-
ducted for the family at the residence, followed by a
short service at the grave, Eev. Euclid McWhorter
officiating. Simplicity and beauty, which breathed
throughout the life of Dean Stacy, marked the burial
The following were the active and honorary pall-
bearers: Honorary — Governor Thomas W. Bickett,
Lieut. Gov. 0. Max Gardner, Prof. Eugene C.
Brooks, D. G. Brummitt, Victor S. Bryant, W. A^.
Everett, E. D. W. Connor, Judge W. A. Hoke, Prof.
H. H. Williams, Prof. F. P. Venable, George Pick-
ard. Mayor W. S. Eoberson, Major William Cain,
Prof, h! ]\r. Wagstatf, Prof. A. C. Mcintosh, Prof.
T. J. Wilson ; Active — Prof. George Howe, Prof. A.
H. Patterson, Prof. I. H. Manning, Prof. W. DeB.
MacXider, Prof. C. S. Mangum, Charles T. Wool-
len, Prof. H. W. Chase, Prof! Kent J. Brown, Prof.
L. E. Wilson, and Prof. T. E. Hickerson. A com-
mittee from the State Senate composed of Lieuten-
ant-Governor Gardner, Dorman Thompson, G. V.
Cowpcr, and J. A. Brown, assisted in the burial
The presence of hundreds of students, friends and
alumni and the protusion of wreaths and beautiful
floral offerings at the grave plainly bespoke the high
esteem and affection in which Dean Stacv was held.
IMPORTANT TRUSTEE MEETING
The Board of Trustees of the University had its
regular meeting in Ealeigh on January 2Sth, 1919.
The meeting was largely attended, the Governor pre-
The matter exciting most general interest, of
course, was the question of the Presidency of the
University. The Board, after carefully considering
the situation, determined not to go into an election
at that time, but to appoint a coimnittee to investi-
gate the qualifications of those whose names have
been suggested and any others whom the committee
might consider favorably, and to report their find-
ings to the Board as early as possible. The Governor
appointed as members of this committee Messrs.
Eichard H. Lewis, of Ealeigh, Chairman; Victor S.
Bryant, of Durham ; W. N. Everett, of Eockingham ;
George Stephens, of Charlotte; and Charles Whed-
bee, of Hertford. This committee is instructed to
make its report to the Governor as early as possible
and the Governor, upon receiving it, will call a spe-
cial meeting of the Board of Trustees to act upon it.
In the meantime, as a temporary arrangement for
administering the affairs of the University, the
Board elected Dr. H. W. Chase, Professor of Psy-
chology, Chairman of the Faculty.
The report of the late Dean Stacy, Chairman of
the Faculty, together with his budget for the next
two years, was laid before the Board and thoroughly
discussed. All of his recommendations, embracing a
school of commerce, a directorship of music, the ex-
pansion of the Law Department, provision for the
better care of women students, the appointment of a
health ofticer, and the appointment of a publication
editor, wei-e adopted. The budget was also approved,
and the Legislative Committee of the Board was in-
structed to present it to the General Assembly.
Other matters of interest which came before the
Board were the naming of the new Applied Science
Building the Phillips Building, in honor of Profes-
sor James Phillips, Professor of Mathematics and
Xatural Philosophy, 1826-1867; Professor Charles
Phillips, Professor of Engineering and Mathematics,
1854-1868 and 1875-79, and Professor William Bat-
tle Phillips, Professor of Agricultural Chemistry
and Mining, 1885-1888; the adoption of resolutions
in memory of the late President Graham; and the
appointment of a committee to prepare resolutions
in memory of the late Dean Stacy.
The following, whose terms as members of the Ex-
ecutive Committee had expired, were re-elected to
succeed themselves: Messrs. E. H. Lewis, Charles
Lee Smith, Charles Whedbee, James S. Manning,
and Francis D. Winston. Dr. E. C. Brooks, who as
Superintendent of Public Instruction succeeds Dr.
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J. Y. Joyner as a trustee, was elected to succeed Dr.
Joyner on the Executive Committee. This concluded
the business of the meeting.
The following members of the Board of Trustees
were present: Governor T. W. Bickett, Chairman;
R. D. W. Connor, Secretary ; B. L. Banks, Jr. ; Thos.
H. Battle ; Jno. G. Blount ; Jno. Gray Blount ; E. C.
Brooks; Victor S. Bryant; Perrin Busbee; Benne-
han Cameron; Julian S. Carr; John S. Cunning-
ham ; R. A. Doughton ; W. K Everett ; E. L. Gaith-
er; Thomas J. Gold; John W. Graham; James A.
Gray ; J. Bryan Grimes ; L. T. Hartsell ; M. J. Haw-
kins; Rufus L. Haymore; John Sprunt Hill; John
W. Hinsdale, Jr.; F. P. Hobgood; Geo. A. Holder-
ness; W. Stamps Howard; S. R. Hoyle; R. S.
Hutchison ; Jno. C. Lamb ; Richard H. Lewis ; P. J.
Long; Geo. B. McLeod; A. G. Mangum; J. S. Man-
ning; Walter Murphy; Jno. L. Patterson; W. M.
Person; R. B. Redwine; Geo. M. Rose; A. M.
Scales ; A. A. Shuford, Jr. ; Chas. Lee Smith ; W. F.
Taylor; E. J. Tucker; Zeb Vance Walser; Leslie
Weil; John N. Wilson; Stanley Winborne; Francis
D. Winston; Chas. Whedbee; Graham Woodard; C.
W. Worth ; Clem G. Wright.
GRAHAM MEMORIAL LAUNCHED ON CAMPUS
Just as The Review goes to press Secretary
Coates announces that $20,000 have been subscribed
by Carolina students to the Graham Memorial fund
as the result of a well attended mass meeting of the
student body held on the 13th and a campus canvass
which followed immediately afterwards. At this
time many canvassers have not turned in their re-
ports and consequently the total student subscription
is expected to reach $25,000. The results of the
campaign thus launched on the campus are heralded
as a strong challenge to the people of the State to
push toward the set goal of $150,000. The contri-
butions made by the students range from $25 to
$500 and include practically every man in the Uni-
versity. To Charles E. Kistler, a student from Mor-
ganton, goes the honor of subscribing the largest sum,
his contribution amounting to $500. Many students
who are working their way through college made
large contributions. Several students subscribed
$200 each. The first night's canvass resulted in a
total subscription of $14,500 from only 415 men
seen out of the student body of over 800, an average
of $35 each.
Albert M. Coates, Executive Secretary to the
fund, presided over the mass meeting which pre-
ceded the canvass. He happily introduced repre-
sentative students who responded with short and
snappy talks regarding the purpose of the campaign.
"The trustees of the University, the faculty, the
alumni, and the rest, in the effort to devise a mem-
orial which would express at the same time the love
we had for President Graham and our interest in
the University in a practical way, decided that it
should be a building which would gather into it all
the fine, free spirit of this campus through the men
who make it what it is and the organizations and
activities which tliey have built up ; a building which
would be a recognition and an approval of the stu-
dent initiative and self-reliance and power which
President Graham did so much to encourage and
promote; a Student Activities Building to be known
as the Graham Memorial," Mr. Coates declared in
his introductory address.
In commenting on the results of the student cam-
paign and its significance to the people of the State,
Secretary Coates speaks in part thus :
"The response of the student body indicates the
big terms in which even the students think of this
movement. It is a stirring statement of their ap-
preciation of President Graham. It reveals in a
vital way the distinct need on the campus for this
sort of memorial building. The deep interest in the
welfare of the University which it represents will
always be a memorial in itself to the efforts of Pres-
ident Graham to draw not only the student, but all
men, into a partnership in building up an institu-
tion which would grip the imagination of men and
challenge the support of North Carolina.
"It is a challenge to, the interest and the loyalty
of the alumni. It is a challenge to all public spirited
men who are interested in the work and in the de-
velopment of their State University. It is an appeal
to every community that is represented in the Uni-
versity student body."
The campaign was launched over the State gen-
erally on February 10th, although the exact date
for starting the movement in the various commun-
ities is being determined by the local directors. Lo-
cal directors are being appointed in every commun-
ity in the State and the work of organization is con-
tinuing at a rapid rate. Reports being received are
exceedingly encouraging and indicate that the cam-
paign will be vigorously and speedily pushed to
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THE UNIVERSITY IN LETTERS
BY WAY OF TRIBUTE
The following resolutions and extracts from edi-
torials taken from an innumerable list of sucla mes-
sages called forth by the death of Dean Stacy indi-
cate the appreciation and high esteem in which the
University's late official head was held.
Resolutions of the Faculty
The faculty deeply feels the loss of its colleague
and official head, Marvin Hendrix Stacy. As in-
structor, professor, dean, and chairman of the fac-
ulty, he was recognized as a man of great ability,
both as a teacher and executive. His influence upon
the University in its upbuilding and guidance has
been most helpful and he will be greatly missed in
its councils and in all matters that concern its wel-
Quiet in manner, utterly unselfish, he was strong
and wise in action. He had the love and respect of
the students and the admiration and affection of his
colleagues. Clear, convincing and eloqiient as a
speaker, he was a power for good in the University
and the State, doing in this way a large and import-
ant work in bringing the University and its work to
the attention of the people whom it serves.
Loyal, true, eminently just, sympathetic and con-
siderate of others, he was in the highest sense a Chris-
tian gentleman. We mourn his death and extend our
heartfelt sympathy to his familv. — Louis R. Wilson,
F. P. Venable, H. M. Wagstaff. M. C. S. Noble, T.
J. Wilson, Jr., Committee.
Resolutions of the Student Body
Whereas, An all-wise God has seen fit to take
from our midst.our beloved friend and teacher, Mar-
vin Hendrix Stacy, and
Whereas, Feeling that to the whole stiident body
he has ever been a kind friend and wise counsellor,
Whereas, To all of us singly and together, he has
been a generous spirit, easy of access, sympathetic
in understanding, whole hearted in devotion to us,
Whereas, He has sacrificed his all to serve his and
our dear Alma Mater, toiling tirelessly and unselfish-
ly to serve her in these recent days.
Be it therefore resolved. That the above convey
our heartfelt sympathy to his family and serve as a
sincere expression of the sentiment of the whole stu-
dent body of the University. — L. H. Hodges, Senior
Class; E. E. White, Junior Class; Earl Reaves,
Sophomore Class ; Santf ord Brown, Freshman Class ;
Mrs. Irene Graves, Law School ; Donald Cobb, Med-
ical School ; J. S. White, Pharmacy School ; J. S.
Terry, Graduate School.
Resolutions of the General Assembly
The i^orth Carolina State Senate paid tribute
to the late Prof. Marvin H. Stacy, adjourning out
of respect to his memory and adopting the following-
"The General Assembly of North Carolina, having
heard with profound regret of the death of Professor
Marvin Hendrix Stacy, Professor of Civil Engineer-
ing and Chairman of the Faculty of the LTniversity
of North Carolina, who died at his home in Chapel
Hill on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 1919, is desirous of ex-
jjressing its sense of the loss whicli the University
and State have thereby sustained.
"A graduate of the University and for sixteen
years a member of its faculty. Professor Stacy had
risen from the position of instructor in mathematics
to that of professor of civil engineering and dean of
the College of Liberal Arts, and had fulfilled the sev-
eral triists which had been committed to him with
such eft'iciency and fidelity to duty as to win the
complete confidence of students, faculty and trus-
tees. Upon the death of the late President Edward
Kidder Graham, he was at once placed in charge of
the administration of the affairs of the University
as chairman of the faculty, which position at the
time of his death he was filling with great ability
and promise. Therefore, be it
"Resolved, by the Senate, the House of Repre-
sentatives concurring. That in the death of Profes-
sor Stacy the University and the State have lost a
public servant whose career marked him as a teacher
endowed with high powers of inspiration, as a coun-
sellor of sound judgment, and as a man of high and
lofty ideals of service and broad, liberal sympathies.
"Resolved, further, That these resolutions be
spread upon the journals of the Senate and the
House of Representatives as a testimonial of the hii;h
esteem in whicli the people of North Carolina held
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Professor Stacy as a man, and their eoiificlence in
him as an educational leader.
"Kesolved, third, That the Secretary of State have
a copy of these resolutions transmitted to the family
of the deceased."
Resolutions of Sympathy
"Whereas, The members of the Senate have heard
with sincerest sorrow of the death of Prof. M. H.
Stacy, chairman of the faculty of the University of
North Carolina, and brother of our colleaii'ue and
friend, Senator H. E. Stacy, Senator from the twelfth
district, ISTow, therefore,
"Be it Resolved, That individually and as a body
we extend to Senator Stacy and the other members
of his family our sincerest sympathy in their bereave-
"That when the Senate adjourns today, it do ad-
journ in honor of the memorv of Professor ^I. 31.
Tributes from Individuals and the I'ress
Upon the death of Dr. Graham the trustees of the
University had little hesitation in plaeini; Professor
Stacy in charge of the administration of the aifairs
of the University while there was being; given to the
matter of selecting a permanent president the care
that the importance of the task made necessary.
There were those who felt that the final action of the
trustees would be to make him president of the insti-
tution and had he lived and this action had resulted
it is certain that he would have filled the place with
No member of the faculty was more loved by the
student body. He enjoyed their confidence to the
fullest extent. They trusted him implicitly. His
dealings with the students as dean placed a severe
test on his popularity, but resulted in increasing
rather than diminishing it.
He was the ideal teacher and it was his remark-
able usefulness in this relationship to the student
that might have led to a question as to whether he
might not have lessened his possibilities of service
by accepting administrative and executive duties.
The death of this modest, high-minded, tireless
worker for the upbuilding of the young manhood and
the young womanhood of the State is indeed a great
loss. — Neivs and Observer.
I was greatly distressed to hear of the death of
Prof. M. H. Stacy, Acting President of the Univer-
sity of North Carolina," said Secretary Daniels. "I
had known him for many years and had a high re-
gard for him and an appreciation of his wisdom and
ability. I know of the admiration and esteem which
the late President Graham had for him, and the
esteem in which the student body held him through
his many years of connection with the University. —
He was one of the finest interpreters of the college
to the student, and he had a rare gift in giving the
collegians a State rather than a parochial contact.
He never forgot, nor allowed them to forget, that
they were citizens of North Carolina above being
citizens of the college community, and they were
ready for college autonomy because they were train-
ed for the large citizenship. Mr. Stacy was not un-
like Dr. Graham in the genius, the sanity and the
high aim that presided over his thought and em-
jiowered him to accept the routine of professional
life as strength to do an ever increasing number of
things instinctively, for education was to him making
instinct to do the work of intelligence. And as Dr.
Graham, so was he ever standing with wings out-
spread ready to catch the wind of inspiration when
it came. — Oscar Coffin in Raleigh Times.
Again have the educational forces of the State of
North Carolina and the University particularly suf-
fered a tremendous loss in the death of Marvin Hen-
drix Stacy, Acting President of the University since
the death of Edward K. Graham. Both fell vic-
tims of the influenza epidemic. Dean Stacy was a
powerful force for right and justice, his dealings
have always been fair and liberal and he rightly
deserved the aft'ection of the student body and
the honor of the State. Stacy was a brilliant,
practical man, whose realm lay in the mathematical
and engineering field, rather than the literary, and
for that reason was less known than his co-worker
Graham, but in many, respects his equal. As dean of
the faculty under President Graham, it was Stacy
who helped, in the administration of his duties, to
make the administi-ation of University affairs in re-
cent years such a truly great success. Those stu-
dents who have come into contact with Mr. Stacy,
as pupils in mathematics under his teaching, will
never forget the admirable traits and that honesty of
purpose which characterized his whole being.
Time was too short for him as acting president of
the University to have really come into his full power
of leadership, but had he been spared to giiide the
destinies of the University longer, he would have
ranked in many respects the equal of Graham.
Stacy had a broad, common sense vision, that was
serving and would have served the University ad-
mirably in the present crisis. Son of a Methodist
preacher, and a member of a family that has reflected
unusual ability in places of public trust, courageous
and fearless, a devout Christian, Dean Stacy has left
his imprint firmly upon the State. — Greensboro
In the death of Marvin Hcndrix Stacy the Uni-
versity has suffered one of its great losses. I was his
teacher in his student days. I appreciated his high
manly qualities, admired his strong character, and
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in the later days of friendship grew to love him.
Mentally he was highly endowed. He grasped a
subject readily, thought deeply, made his decision
after careful weighing, and then was firm as a rock
though just and sympathetically considerate to those
who differed with him. It is not strange that such a
man was a force for all that is best in the life of the
University from his college days through the years
of his apprenticeship to those of mature accomplish-
ment and gathering honors. He was one of the best
teachers in the faculty, sparing himself in no detail
of pains and time and repetition, getting the best
work out of his students. And they appreciated the
labor spent upon them, the unruffled patience, the
even-handed justice and the insight into their diffi-
He was admirable as an administrator, clear, con-
vincing and eloquent as a speaker, a man of few
words, but they were well weighed, to the point and
not to be misunderstood. Quiet, simple, unaffected,
a thoroughbred gentleman in the highest sense, I
never found in him the trait of self-seeking, rather
T had to argue him out of a sort of self-depreciation.
He sought no new honors nor advancement, telling
me once that the thought of present duty was enough
for him and I realized that duty had for him the
one clear call unmarred by thought of self, unstained
by pride of achievement. Such sweet, gentle, true
natures are rare. They constitute the finest, the
highest among men though not always so applauded.
Such are the salt of the world. — Francis P. Venahle
in University 7W?r.s Leffer.
For five years Dean of the College of Liberal Arts,
it was his difficult task to administer discipline on
the campus. In that capacity one can easily fail
cither through the severity that goes with prejudice
or the weakness that seeks popularity. Dean Stacy
made a splendid record, for he was neither preju-
diced nor weak. He went straight to the matter in
hand with the sympathy of a father but also with
the rugged sense of the moral standard. Tn this way
he endeared himself to the students and commanded
their admiration and respect. — Rev. W. D. Moss in
Professor Stacy, living and working with Dr.
Grraham, was animated by his spirit and vision, and
had he been spared to guide the destinies of the
University longer would, we believe, have come
nearer accomplishing the ideals of President Gra-
ham than any other man we know. President Gra-
ham and Dr. Stacy have both been taken from us
hut with us their spirit still remains. We will miss
their personalities, their kindness of heart, their lead-
ership. And while we mourn their going may thcii'
spirit be perpetual among us in a future leadership
that will "bear likeness to their own." — Tar TJeeJ.
PROFESSOR .MYERS LECTURES
On the evening of Monday, December 2, Professor
William Starr Myers, an alumnus of this University
(1897), and now Professor of Politics at Prince-
ton, delivered to a large and appreciative audience,
a most interesting and effective address: "After the
War — What?" No attempt will be made here to
make a precis of the lecture, as Professor Myers cov-
ered so many different phases — social, political, eco-
nomic, international — of the great problems of re-
construction and re-adjustment. Suffice it to say
that his lecture was unusually clear, vigorous, point-
ed, and effective. After it was over, no one could
remaip in doubt as to Professor Myers' convictions
on the various topics treated ; and it may be fairly
said that his views as expressed were sane, patriotic,
and characteristically American. The University here
feels genuine pride in Professor Myers, who holds
the chair of politics formerly held by Dr. John H.
Finley, and also delivers lectures on government and
jurisprudence formerly delivered by President Wood-
row Wilson. Professor Myers is one of the most
effective platform lecturers in the country, and last
year delivered lectures and addresses to upwards of
a quarter of a million people, chiefly on current his-
tory, politics, and the war.
"Men of the Burning Heart" is the title of an oc-
tavo volume of 222 pages written by Rev. M. T.
Plyler, A. M. '05, Presiding Elder of the Wilmington
district of the North Carolina Methodist Conference,
and his brother, Rev. A. W. Plyler, of (Trecn?l)oro.
The publication was issued in August by the Com-
mercial Printing Company, of Raleigh, and contains
biographical sketches of Rev. G. W. Tvey, Lorenzo
Dow, and Peter Doub. The first and last mentioned
ministers were widely known throughout North
The University Library is in receipt of reprints
of articles by Chief Justice Walter Clark upon The
Raising, Organization, and Equipment of North Car-
olina Troops during the Civil War, and Judicial
Supremacy Unwarranted by the Constitution. The
articles appeared respectively in the Proceedings of
the North Carolina Historical Association and the
A bulletin containing valuable informntion on
both sides of the question for the high school debates
has jtist come from the printers. Copies may be
secured by writing to E. R. Rankin. Debating Union
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Jllumnj Coyalty Tund
"One for all, ana all for one "
A. M. SCALES. '92
J. A. GRAY, Jr., '08
W. T. SHORE. 'OS
Through Loyalty the War Has Been Won
Carolina sent 2250 men into the service giving 35 in sacri-
fice for the sake of humanity.
Through Loyalty Civilization Must be Conserved
The victory which has been won must be conserved and
made available to all the peoples of the earth through loyalty
to the principles of right and justice.
The New Day Brings the Occasion for Nevs^ Loyalty
Carolina must function true to tradition; she must meet the
requirements of the present hour.
This Calls for Loyalty on Your Part
Through a check, or bond, or article m your will, you can,
in loyalty to Alma Mater, strengthen her in her splendid task.
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THE GENERAL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA
Officers of the Association
E. D. W. Connor, '99 President
E. E. Eankin, '13 Secretary
ExECUTrvE Committee: Walter Murphy, '92; Dr. R. H.
Lewis, 70; W. N. Everett, '86; H. E. Bondthaler, '93; C. W.
Tillett, Jr., '09.
R. W. MADRY, 18. Alumni Editor
* RollofRonor *
William Tammy Moore, '17
— Died at Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., on October 12 from influenza-
pneumonia. Dr. Moore had been in training only two weeks.
Home was in Farmville.
Benjamin F. Dixon, '05
— Cited for bravery in action. Was a member of 120th
Infantry, 30th Division, and was killed while leading his
men in France.
The citation is as follows :
"Capt. Ben F. Dixon, deceased, 120th Infantry. For ex-
traordinary heroism in action near Vaux-Andigny, France,
September 29, 1918. Capt. Dixon was severely wounded dur-
ing the early part of the operations against the Hindenburg
line ; his company having only one officer he remained on
duty. Shortly afterwards, he received a second wound, and
again refused to leave his men. When he saw that the
front waves of his company were getting into barrage he at
once went forward to stop them, and while doing so he was
killed. Next of kin, First Lieut. Wright Dixon, brot'ier,
120th Infantry, American Expeditionary Forces, A. P. O. 749."
John E. Ray, '08
— Cited for heroic conduct during an attack in the Bellieourt
area in which he was killed while rendering aid to stricken
comrades. Was a member of the 30th Division.
The citation for Captain Ray follows:
"Captain John E. Ray, Medical Corps, 119th Infantry.
During the attack in the Bellieourt area (Hindenburg line),
29th September, 1918, Captain Ray administered tirst aid to
many of our own and the enemy wounded, helpless under
heavy shell and machine gun fire. He established his aid
post in the front line trench and maintained it with the
front line troops on their advance. It was during this time
that he was wounded and died a few days later. His excep-
tional bravery and devotion to duty is worthy of the utmost
"By command of Major General Lewis:
"JOHN K. KERR,
"Chief of Staff.
ANDREW J. WHITE,
"Lieutenant Colonel, Inf., Adjutant."
John Oliver Ranson, '17
— Awarded Distinguished Service Cross for acts of extraordi-
nary heroism. The citation reads :
"First Lieut. John O. Bauson (deceased), 371st Infantry.
For extraordinary heroism in action near Ardueil, France,
September 29, 1918. When his company was held up by
an enemy machine gun nest Lieut. Ranson volunteered and
led his platoon in an attack on the position and, while at-
tempting to carry out his mission, was killed. Next of kin,
Mrs. John O. Ranson, wife, 33.5 Liberty Street, Charlotte,
Samuel F. Telfair, '17
— Awarded Distinguished Service Cross for acts of extraordi-
nary heroism. The citation reads:
Second Lieut. Samuel F. Telfair. Second Anti-aircraft Ma-
chine Gun Battalion. For extraordinary heroism in action
at Brieulles, France, November 4, 1918. Lieut. Telfair was
leading a patrol to reconnoiter a position from anti-aircraft
guns when his group became scattered by intense shell fire.
Upon returning to the shell-swept area to look for his patrol
he found one of the men severely wounded. Making two
trips through the heavy shell fire he secured the assistance
of Private Laurel B. Heath and carried the wounded soldier
to safety. Home address, Mrs. Samuel Telfair, mother,
Cameron Park, Raleigh, N. C.
RESOLUTIONS OF MECKLENBURG CHAPTER
The members of the Mecklenburg Alumni Association of
the University of North Carolina have been shocked beyond
expression at the death of Edward Kidder Graham, our
president, teacher, and friend. We all agree that as a presi-
dent of the University he was really great ; as a teacher he
was most inspiring of thorough study and perfect work, and
as a friend he freely gave the full rich measure of his all.
His life work was well done, we all know, but we cannot
realize that he is dead. He is not dead to the University,
nor to us, but lives in the spiritual influence he embodied
and worked out through the University for mankind and in
the everlasting ruby vaults of men's human hearts.
In our sorrow, therefore, we hereby offer to those of his
immediate family circle our heartfelt sympathy ; and we
hereby resolve that the spirit which he so perfectly embodied
shall by each of us according to our ability be carried on.
— Jas. Geo. Whitfield lives at Whitfield, Alabama. He is en-
gaged in farming. He held the rank of Sergeant-Major in the
Confederate Army during the Civil War.
— W. M. Coleman, foimer Attorney-General of N. C, is now
living in Washington, D. C.
— Dr. C. H. Barron lives at Elm City. He is a veteran of the
Civil War, in which he held the rank of captain.
— W. B. Fort lives at Pikeville, Wayne County. He is the
only survivor of the students who left the University to join
the Confederate Navy.
— Col. H. P. Kingsbury, U. S. A. retired, has been called
for active duty and is in command of the recruit depot. Fort
Slocum, N. Y.
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— Dr. Geo. Graham lives in Charlotte where he has been suc-
cessfully engaged in tlic practice of medicine for a large
number of years.
— Gen. J. I. Mctts, of Wilmington, is commander of the N. C.
division, United Confederate Veterans.
— Peter M. Wilson, a native of Warrenton, is chief clerk of the
United States Senate, Washington, D. C.
— Brigadier-General Geo. W. Mclver, who commanded the
161st Infantry Brigade at Camp Jackson, S. C, is with the
A. E. F. in France. He is a graduate of the U. S. Military
Academy, class of 1882.
— The class of 1879 is planning to hold a forty-year reunion
on the occasion of commencement, 1919.
— Dr. I. M. Taylor is owner of Broad Oaks Sanatorium, Mor-
ganton, and is a member of the State Board of Medical Ex-
— Dr. B. P. McMillan, a former member of the Legislature
from Robeson County, practices his profession, medicine, at
— Thos. H. Battle, of Rocky Mount, is president of the Na-
tional Bank of Rocky Mount and is secretary and treasurer of
the Rocky Mount Cotton Mills. He is chairman of the local
board of school trustees and is a member of the board of
trustees of the University.
— E. C. Williams, Laiv '91, has recently been appointed at-
torney for the War Trades Board and is stationed at Laredo,
Texas. Mr. Williams was formerly a member of the N. C.
Legislature from Union County.
— R. O. Holt is special agent of the U. S. Treasury and is
located in Philadelphia, Pa.
— Chas. W. Worth is president of the Cape Fear Machine Co.,
Wilmington. He is a member of the board of trustees and is
the donor each year of the Worth Prize in Philosophy.
— Crawford D. Bennett, who at one time was engaged in the
practice of law in Charlotte, has for a number of years prac-
ticed his profession in Oklahoma City, where he is considered
one of the city's leading attorneys.
— S. M. Gattis, of Hillsboro, is solicitor of the 10th judicial
district. He is a member of the board of trustees of the
— Ellison L. Gilmer, a native of Greensboro, who has been in
the U. S. Army for a number of years, has recently been made
a colonel in the coast artillery.
— O. C. Bynum represents the Cannon Mills in San Francisco,
with offices in the Postal Telegraph Building.
— G. B. Patterson, formerly a member of Congress, practices
his profession, law, in Maxton.
— Dr. Geo. H. Mallett practices his profession, medicine, at
244 West 73rd Street, New York City.
— Judge Alexander Strouach, who for the past five years has
been United States judge in eastern Samoa, has returned with
his family to Raleigh, and they are being warmly greeted
by their many friends there. He resigned the post some
time ago, leaving Samoa on November 5. Albert M. Noble,
of Smithfield, will succeed him.
— C. W. Toms is vice-president of the Liggett-Myers Tobacco
Co., New York City.
— George P. Howell holds tlie rank of colonel in the En-
gineers Corp (Regular Army), and is commanding the 210th
regiment of engineers. He was awaiting transportation for
overseas when tlie armistice was signed.
— F. C. Dunn is manager of the Caswell Cotton Mills, of Kin-
— J. S. Holmes, of Chapel Hill, is State forester for North
— Neill A. Currie is president of the firm of N. A. Currie
and Co., general merchants and dealers in cotton and guano,
— W. H. Wills is editor of the Produce News, 6 Harrison
St., New York City.
— W. S. Snipes is superintendent of schools at Fayetteville.
— John W. Graham is a prominent business man of Aberdeen
and is chairman of the local board of school commissioners.
— Stephen C. Bragaw, formerly a judge of the Superior Court,
practices his profession, law, in Washington, a member of the
firm of Small, McLean, Bragaw, and Rodman. Other alumni
who are members of this firm are: A. D. McLean, '98, and
W. B. Rodman, Jr., '10. Judge Bragaw was captain of the
first Carolina football team.
— Thomas S. Rollins addressed tlie members of the Asheville
Chapter, American Institute of Banking, at the first meeting
of the year, held on January 10. Mr. Rollins is a prominent
attorney of Asheville.
— Dr. E. E. Gillespie is pastor of the First Presbyterian
Church of York, S. C. He is directing in South Carolina
the raising of that State's proportion of the three million
dollar fund for beneficences which is being raised by the
Southern Presbyterian Church.
— Hale K. Darling, Law '94, practices his profession, law,
at Chelsea, "Vermont. Mr. Darling is a native of South Car-
olina and is a former lieutenant governor of Vermont.
— Charles W. Home is a member of the guano manufacturing
firm of Ashley Home and Son, of Clayton, N. C.
• — John A. Gilmer, of Greensboro, has accepted a position
in the treasury department at Washington, D. C.
— F. L. Carr lives at Wilson. He is interested in various enter-
prises at Wilson and is engaged in farming in Greene County.
— T. G. Rankin, a native of Asheville, is engaged in banking
— J. Harvey White is president of a large cotton mill at
— H. B. Heatli is engaged in the cotton business at Charlotte.
— L. E. Hall is engaged in the wholesale business at Wil-
— Chas. W. Briles who for the past twenty years has taken
a leading part in the educational life of Oklahoma, is now
a candidate before the people of Oklahoma for the office of
State superintendent of public instruction. Mr. Briles or-
ganized the city public school system of Muskogee, Okla.,
was for a number of years president of the East Central
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ucation in the Oklahoma .\. and M. College at Stillwater.
— B. E. Coker is prominently connected with the TI. 8. Bu-
reau of Fisheries, Washington, D. C.
— A. H. London, of Pittsboro, is secretary and treasurer
of the Odell Mfg. Co., at Byniim, and is also engaged in the
mercantile business at Pittsboro.
— Ralph Graves, formerly Sunday editor of the New York
Times, takes editorial charge of our ofiiee at Washington
Headquarters. — From Red Cross Briefs, Southern Division,
A. B. C, Atlanta, Ga., December 21, 1918.
—Rev. W. S. Boyce is pastor of Villa Heights .\. R. P. Church
— T. G. McAlister is an otiiicr- of the Southern Timber and
Lumber Co., at Fayetteville.
— D. W. Carter is head of the firm of D. W. Carter and
Co., general merchants and large dealers in turpentine and
naval stores at Fayetteville.
W. S. Bern.\rd, Urcretary, Chapel Hill, N. C.
— J. B. Baggett is a member of the law firm of Baggett
and Baggett, Lillington, N. C.
— W. E. Hearn holds a responsible position with the U. S.
Bureau of Soils at Washington, D. C.
— J. A. Tate is a cotton broker of Charlotte.
N. W. Walkek, Secretary, Chapel Hill, N. C.
—Hugh H. Bennett has been first lieutenant in engineers
corps for some months, being stationed at Camp Fremont,
California. His division was organizing for immediate over-
seas duty when the German standards fell. He expects his
army career to end soon, when he will get back on the job of
land classification. His address is Washington, D. C, care
Bureau of Soils.
— Bobert P. Howell holds the rank of colonel with the
engineers corps (National Army), and is commanding the
:il3 regiment of engineers. He is with the .X. E. F. as part
of the 88th Division.
T. F. HiCKEKSON, StcreUinj, Chapel Hill, N. C.
— William Fisher is a prominent attorney of Pensacola, Fla.
— Gray .\rclier is cashier of the V.illey Rank, of Phnenix,
W. T. Shore, Srcrilarn, Cluirlotte, N. C.
— B. W. Perry is with Ginn 's, Ltd., Toronto, Canada.
— K. B. Nixon, of Lincolnton, is practicing law.
— S. S. Heide is a chemist with the Tennessee Coal. Iron and
Railway Co., his addr(>ss being Knsley, .Xlabama.
Gapt. J. A. Parker, Secretary, Douglas, Arizona
— Dr. W. L. Grimes is a prominent physician of Winston-Salem.
C. L. Weill, Serrelarii, Greensl)oro, N. •'.
— .1. A. Budisill is superintendent of the Sinithrni Pines
— .T. H. D'Alendicrte is in the real estate Imsiiiess ;it Pen-
.\I. Robins, Serri'lan/, Greensboro, N. C.
-T. R. Eagles is professor of mathematics at Howard College,
ISinningham, Alabama. He wns toniievly iiistriictoi- in
mathematics in the University.
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— T. JI. Hines is maiiager of the Catawba Ice and Fuel
Co., of Salisbury.
— M. Kobins is a ineiiiher of tlie successful real estate auj
insurance firm of Miller, Robins anil Weill, of Greensboro.
— Drury M. Phillips holds the rank of first lieutenant iu the
aviation branch of the service, being stationed at Ellington
Field, Texas. He has decided to leave the Regular Army
just as soon as possible and his new address will be Port
Arthur, Texas. ' ' The work of The Review seems to be to
be constantly improving and growing and I wish to oifer my
heartiest congratulations for what you are accomplishing,"
J. R. Ni.xON, Secretary, lidenton, N. 0.
— John M. Reeves is assistant paymaster in the Navy in
charge of a naval clothing factory at Brooklyn, N. Y. His
address is Lewiston, Me.
I. C. MosER, Secretary, Asheboro, N. C.
— Major William T. Joyner has been secured by the North
Carolina Historical Comniission to serve as assistant legis-
lative reference librarian during the session of the general
assembly. Major Joyner, besides being a Carolina alumnus,
is a graduate of the Harvard Law School, winning a fa-
culty scholarship there.
J. C. LocKHART, Secretary, Zebulon, N. C.
— Tom Moore is the Chattanooga, Tennessee, representative
of the Highland Park Manufacturing Co., of Charlotte, his
address being 820 James Building, Chattanooga, Tenn.
— A. M. Atkinson is located at Enfield.
— D. L. Turnagc is with the Southern Cotton Oil Co., of
— Lieut. William B. Cobb, just released from the service, has
been spending a few days at his home here. He has recently
been commissioned in the aviation branch of the service,
being stationed at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. He will enter the
— Conner M. Allen is located in Kinston. He was under
orders to attend the officers' school at Camp Gordon on No-
vember 15, which order was cancelled when the armistice
—Lieut. John Tillett, of Charlotte, A. B. '11 and Law '12,
has resumed his former position with the Jewell Cotton Mills,
of Thomasville, after spending the holidays at his home. He
was stationed at Garden City, L. I., before being discharged.
A. L. M. Wiggins, Secretary, Hartsville, S. C.
— R. G. Jlerritt is with the Hunter Manufacturing and
Commission Co., cotton goods and commission merchants, of
New York City.
—Dr. R. E. Stevens, Med. '13, is attached to the 30.5th
regiment of engineers, 80th Division, with the A. E. P. Dr.
Stevens was practicing medicine in his home towii, Sanford,
Florida, at the time of the entry of the United States into
the war. He enlisted immediately, received his coumiission
on June 8, 1917, as tirst lieutenant, arrived iu France on
June 8th, 1918, and was in the fighting from then on.
Osc.iR Leach, Secretary, with the A. E. F. in France
— The engagement of Major George Vaughn Strong, R. A.
XT. S. N., son of Mr. George Vaughn Strong, of this city, was
announced last week week to Miss Ethel Merryweather New-
bold, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Reese Newbold, of
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St. Martins, Pa. The following item was taken from one
of the Philadelphia papers: "A dinner was given Thanks-
giving day by Mrs. ,J. Rundle Smith, of 919 Clinton street,
in honor of her neiee. Miss Ethel Merryweather Newbold,
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Reese Newbold, of St.
Martins, and Major George Vaughn Strong, son of Mrs.
George Vaughn Strong, of Ealeigh, whose engagement was an-
nounced yesterday. ' ' — Greensboro Daily News of December 7.
— Extracts from a letter from James W. Battle, of Mont-
gomery, Alabama, who is on active duty with the A. E. F.
in France, Supply Co. 311, Q. M. C, A. P. O. No. 70.5, to
R. D. W. Connor, are as follows:
' ' Have been in Prance for seven months, and anything at
all concerning the University is much appreciated.
' ' There are no alumni of the University in Bordeaux that
I have been able to discover, hence at the banquet on October
12th I was the only member present. However, I thought
very much of dear old Chapel Hill that night and had a
very good time at the little French restaurant at Bordeaux. ' '
— P. C. Darden is now located at Wilson.
Geo. W. Eutsler, President, .550 E. Jones St., Raleigh, N. C.
— W. Doub Kerr has been returned from overseas and is con-
fined to a hospital at Ellis Island, New York. He hopes
to be moved soon to a hospital nearer Greensboro. He was
formerly a member of hospital unit No. 65.
— Geo. W. Eutsler is now located at 550 E. .Tones St., Raleigh,
N. C, where he will be until the obsecjuies over the re-
mains of Camp Polk are concluded. He is with Holloday-
Crouse Co., contractors and builders.
— Dear Mr. M.\nning: — I am writing to you concerning the
death of your son "Freddie" (Lt. Fred Manning, C. A. C),
which took place in Brest, France, at the Naval Base Hos-
pital No. 1, about October. 24, 1918.
Freddie was dangerously ill on board the transport coming
over (pneumonia), and died about two days after our arrival.
Unfortunately to relate also, our major died on shipboard — so
there is sorrow in other homes on account of death of loved
Freddie received the best medical attention possible on
board the transport, but he was fated to die, so it seems.
I was attached to Freddie — I admired him. We were both
southerners (I, from Savannah, Ga.) almost the same age,
and we had lots in common. I met Freddie for the first
time at Camp Eustis, Va., where we reported for duty with
the 4th T. M. Bn., and I being a battery commander gave
him help and assistance to master his work, which he did
in wonderful style.
When our Major Beverly died on shipboard, I took command
of the 4th T. M. Bn., being senior captain, and I am still in
command and hope to be its major, and while around Brest
for several days, I made personal visits to find out about
Freddie and several more of my men who were sick. I
wasn't present at his death, but I found out it was brave
and peaceful, and you can rest assured you had a noble son
who gave his life for God, country, and humanity. Sad as it
is, I beg you to enjoy the comfort which comes from the
satisfaction that a brave and true American passed away
when Freddie died, and that he glorified himself just the
same as if he forfeited his life on the battlefield. I pray
God 's peace for his sweet mother — our mothers are the
real sufferers. To his brothers and sisters, I extend a heart-
felt sympathy and join them in their sorrow.
Our battalion left Brest the day of Freddie's burial. I
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could not attend the funeral, so I collected all the infor-
mation as to his place of burial and personally visited the
site and instructed the lieutenant in charge of all the burials
to place him in a certain grave which I have located and
sketched for your information. Our chaplain, John A. Toohey,
was present with me and noted the place for Freddie 's burial.
The following is a description : The place of burial is
the American Soldiers' section of the cemetery at the town
of Lambesellae, about two miles outside of Brest, France.
The grave is located as the first grave in the second row from
the brick wall of the cemetery.
On my return to the States, I hope to see you or call upon
you and tell you more about your great loss.
With deepest feelings, I am
Egbert A. L.\n4D, Capt. C. A. C.
A. P. 0. 903, Nov. 2, 1918.
Hugh B. Hester, Secretary, A. E. F., France
— Lieut. Francis F. Bradshaw spent a few days on the Hill
recently. He has been transferred from Camp Ouster, Michi-
gan, to Camp Taylor, Kentucky, F. A. C. O. T. S. He ex-
pects to be released within the next six months.
— A. Q. Castelloe is cashier of the Bank of Aulauder.
— Oliver M. Litaker, Law '16, who was in training at the
Pelham Bay Naval Station, N. Y., in December for a com-
mission, expected to be released from service soon. He will
resume his duties as cashier of the First National Bank of
Thomasville. He reported several Carolina men in training
— Lieutenant McDaniel Lewis is with Co. G, 11th Infantry,
A. E. F., France.
— Thomas W. Ruffin, of Louisburg, is engaged in the prac-
tice of law. He was to report at Camp Fremont, California,
for the officers ' school in December, but the signing of the
armistice cancelled his orders.
H. G. Baity, Secretary. A. P. O. 774, First Army C. O. 0.,
A. E. F., France
— Jim A. Capps, who has been with the Y. il. C. A. overseas,
has just returned to the States. He proceeded immediately to
the Hill upon arriving at New York before going to his
home, Gastonia. He will take an M. A. degree this spring.
Capps was in the front line trenches on several occasions of
his own free will and experienced many thrilling and tense
moments, his outfit being exposed to the long range guns at
all times. He was gassed once and laid up in a hospital for
— W. C. Dowd, Jr., who is with th& Motor Truck Co. No.
441, in France, in a long and intensely interesting letter
to his family in Charlotte, closes with the following
"How's the flu? I'm hoping, family, it hasn't hit any
of you. It 's treacherous, of Hunnish characteristics. I ima-
gine that's what took Ed Graham away — the severest shock
I have received on this side. I read of his death in a re-
cent issue of the New York Herald. North Carolina has
lost her foremost student; her pioneer educator; her greatest,
if there is a superlative, man. Personally, I never felt
better. Am feeling tip top in every respect — and have
no intentions of feeling any other way. And I'm hoping
you 're with me. ' '
— DeBerry Ledbetter, Phar. '17, holds the rank of pharmacist 's
mate in the Navy and is located at 12.5 East Bait. St.,
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— ilembers of '18 staged a happy reunion smoker in the
Y. M. C. A. on the night of January 13. Practically all the
members on the Hill at that time answered the roll call
and told of their experiences since receiving their sheepskins
last June. Eesolutious were passed to get out a pamphlet
containing information about all members of the class for
the reunion at commencement. Miss Ernestine Kennette, Miss
Louisa Reid, "William York, Albert M. Coates, Fred Morrison,
Watt W. Eagle, Bruce Webb, W. T. Steele, Victor Bryant, Jr.,
H. V. Koonts, W. R. Wunsch, R. W. Madry, J. V. Baggett,
Ernest Neiman, John R. Terry and Ira W. Smith were the
— Willard C. Goley has returned to his home, Graham, after
several months of overseas service. He -was gassed and
threatened with a complete loss of sight, but is now in fine
— W. E. Wunsch is Y. M. C. A. secretary at the Hill this
year. He held the position of Army "Y" secretary diirintj
the S. A. T. C. regime last fall.
— J. Y. Jordan, Jr., is United States vice-consul at Brest,
France, having sailed from New York on November 10. It
is reported that he was the fourth man to shake President
Wilson's hand upon his recent arrival at Brest.
— N. G. Gooding is in service at Camp Hancock, Ga., Per-
sonnel Detachment. He was a recent visitor to the Hill. He
will be glad to hear from any of his friends.
— Harvey J. Campbell, who enlisted last May, has been re-
leased from the service and will graduate this spring. He
is assistant University treasurer.
— William Grimes is with the 11,'^th Field Artillery in France.
— Dr. Henry Sloan, of Ingold, Sampson county, died at his
liome on Monday, February 3, from a stroke of paralysis.
Dr. Sloan was one of the most prominent and widely known
men in his county and had practiced medicine in Sampson
for 40 years or more. He was about 65 years of age and
enjoyed the respect and high esteem of all men.
— G. N. Simpson, Jr., died at his home in Monroe, N. C, on
December 18 from pneumonia following influenza.
— Rev. J. H. Dixon, of the Pegram Street Presbyterian
Church, of Charlotte, died suddenly while talking with mem-
bers of his congregation in the auditorium of the Church
Sunday, January 12. He served as pastor of the Pegram
Street Church two years. Memorial services in his honor
were held in his Church on Sunday, February 2, at which
a co-worker minister and several laymen spoke in highest
terms of his life 's accomplishments.
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