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This set of yearbooks tvas compiled 
by the staff of the 1967 Massachu- 
setts Index and donated in the 
interest of paying tribute to those 
who have created the history and 
traditions existing at the University 
of Massachusetts. 

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THE 1928 INDEX 




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Editor-in-Chief 
Business Manager 

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Ellsworth Barnard Dorothy L. Leonard 



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Dana J. Kidder 



Wellington Kennedy 

^tjotograpljic department 

Frances C. Thompson 

Albert J. LaPrise 



Editor 



Editor 



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George B. Voetsch ..... Editor 

James H. Cunningham Josephine Panzica 

Horatio M. Dresser Marjorie J. Pratt 

Alexander C. Hodson 

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Robert L. Fox . Advertising Manager 

George S. Tulloch . . Sales Manager 

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Jforetoorb 




HE time will surely come when many 
of the friends we have made, the 
ordeals we have undergone, the 
pleasures we have enjoyed will be 
hidden by the grey clouds of time. 
It is for that distant hour that the 
1928 board has prepared this Index. 

Today, its pages contain little more than an index 
to our activities as a class and to campus events of the 
past year; tomorrow, it may be that its meagre out- 
line will enable us to call up abundant memories of 
our four years as "Sons of Old Massachusetts." 

This hope of the morrow has been the stimulus 
which has urged the board forward in preparing the 
following pages. 



3n grateful appreciation of \)i& benign 

influence in teaching us to gee ttje 

beauties of nature, art, anb 

life; ant) in abmiration 

of Ijisbersatilitpanb 

integritp, toe 

€:te Class; of 1 928 
respectfully bebicate tl)is bolume to 

Jfranfe ^rtfjur OTaugf) 



Jfrank ^. OTaugi) 



TT WAS during the Great War. The scene was an army hospital. From the 
•*- office of the chief of the Reconstruction Service emerged a sergeant, a New 
York City teacher of stenography who had offered his professional talents to his 
country "for the emergency." Astonishment was on his face. "The Captain", 
he exclaimed, "is the most extraordinary man I ever met. He knows everything. 
He has actually been telling me something I did not know in my own specialty." 
The captain was Professor Waugh, and the incident was characteristic. 

For Professor Waugh is probably the most versatile man on our campus: 
landscape gardener, author, editor, lecturer, photographer, flutist, farmer, fra- 
ternity officer, executive, teacher. And probably other titles should be added to 
this imposing array. Moreover, he is actively engaged in all of these roles at the 
present time. Hardly a vacation passes that Washington does not send him out 
into one of the great national parks with a special problem to solve. W^ho's Who 
in America lists under sixteen titles the books he has written, and his contributions 
to magazines are innumerable. Just now he is the editor of a shelf of horti- 
cultural books for Orange, Judd & Company. His lectures, with or without 
stereopticon, are among the most popular of our extension offerings. His flair 
for photography finds its most captivating expression in his ever growing gallery 
of local celebrities. He often appears upon concert programs with his beloved 
flute. For many years he has been associated with Professor Sears in the Bay 
Road Fruit Farm. He is an active national officer of the largest Greek letter 
fraternity. Kappa Sigma. x\s head of the Horticultural Division, his gift for 
administration commands the admiration of the faculty. And the enrollment in 
his courses bespeaks his following among the students. One cannot help but 
share the astonishment of the sergeant at the versatility of this many-sided man. 

He was born in the Great West, and this he has never forgotten. From the 
far and fertile prairies he brought back to New England his unbounded faith and 
zest in living. From experimental Kansas he borrowed his independence in 
judgment and his sympathetic interest in all things new. It was in Kansas, too, 
that he found that gracious lady who was to become the mother of his six de- 
lightful sons and daughters. So the West is dear to his heart, and it is a pleasure 
to hear him chant Carl Sandburg's famous line: "There is a high majestic fooling 
in the corn." 

Socially, Professor Waugh is unfailing tonic. Being interested in so many 
things, he naturally finds all people pleasant, too, and invariably reduces each 
new association to a common denominator at once. His fund of anecdotes and 
his ready repartee are the delight of every gathering that he attends. His wel- 
come to the Butterfields, after their return from China, stands out in my memory 
as a veritable gem of felicitous badinage. Daily the campus mailman carries 

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from Wilder Hall odds and ends, clippings and chat, directed to almost any one 
of the many offices en route. No teacher keeps more faithfully and enthusiasti- 
cally in touch with former students than does he. 

His influence upon our campus is permeative and benign. Always does he 
plead for vision, and for beauty, and for art. He lures us out into the woodland 
of Toby. He brings to us from afar exhibitions of painting. He has faith in us, 
and quickens our faith in ourselves. He sets a winsome example in the infor- 
malities of friendliness. Moreover, he is a Christian gentleman, and may be 
found in his pew, rain or shine, on every Sunday morning. He stands for the 
graces that bless, for the life that endures. 

FRANK PRENTICE RAND 




PRESIDENT'S HOUSE 



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WaUt of Contents 



Page 

Trustees 14 

Helena T. Goessman 17 

Administration Changes 19 

Faculty List 21 

Alumni Association 34 

Marshall P. Wilder 37 

Graduate Students 38 

The Classes 

Senior 41 

Junior 51 

Sophomore 93 

Freshman 105 

Campus Ornamentation Ill 

Organizations 

Senate 114 

Adelphia 115 

Women's Student Council. . IIG 

Honor Council 117 

Maroon Key 1 1 S 

Y. W. C. A 119 

M. A. C. C. A 120 

Fraternities 121 

Mount Toby ]51 

Athletics 

Coaches 154 

Track 155 

Joint Committee 159 

Cross Country 1(U 



Parjc 

Athletics 

Bascl)all 103 

FootbaU 167 

Hockey 171 

Basketball 175 

Freshman Athletics 177 

Military Department ISl 

Academic Activities 

Academics Board 184 

Musical Chibs. . . . ■ 180 

Girls' Glee Club 189 

Debating 191 

Flint Contest 192 

Medal Holders 192 

Roister Bolsters 195 

Collegian 197 

Index 199 

Judging Teams 200 

Memorial 193 

Dances 

Informal Committee 202 

Prom Committee 203 

Hop Committee 204 

Class Activities 

Class Characters 207 

Numeral Contests 209 

Numeral Men 209 

Freshman Teams 210 



ilemtjersi of tfje iBoarb of l^rusitees! 



iilcmbcrg of tfje Jgoarb 

Arthur G. Pollard of Lowell 

George H. Ellis of West Newton 

John Chandler of Sterling Junction 

Atherton Clark of Newton 

Nathaniel L. Bowditch of Framingham 

AVilliam Wheeler of Concord 

Sarah Louise Arnold of Lincoln . 

James F. Bacon of Boston . 

Frank Gerrett of Greenfield 

Harold L. Frost of Arlington 

Charles H. Preston of Danvers 

Carlton D. Richardson of West Brookfield 

Davis R. Dewey of Cambridge 

John F. Gannon of Pittsfield 



Term Expires 1927 
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1930 
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1932 
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His Excellency Governor Alvan T. Fuller 
Edward M. Lewis .... 
Payson Smith ..... 
Arthur W. Gilbert .... 



President of the Board of Trustees 

President of the College 

State Commissioner of Education 

State Commissioner of Agriculture 



0ifittx& of tfjc tKrustecsi 

His Excellency Governor Alvan T. Fuller of Boston 
William Wheeler of Concord .... 
Robert D. Hawley of Amherst .... 
Fred C. Kenney of Amherst .... 

Frank Gerrett of Greenfield .... 



President 

Vice-President 

Secretary 

Treasurer 

Auditor 



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A(&1UJLTY 




Helena ^fjeresia #oegs;mann 

LAST summer, while students and faculty of the Massachusetts Agricultural 
College were on their vacations, far from each other and the associations of 
the College, the news of the passing of Miss Helena Goessmann united all hearts 
in their common loss of a valued friend and ardent co-worker. The student-body, 
in her going, had lost an inspirational teacher and friend; the faculty, a strong, 
efficient helper. 

For many weeks we had known of Miss Goessmann's struggle and her won- 
derful courage in the face of continuing ill-health. Her marvelous fortitude in 
facing the probability of spending years in total blindness, inspired everyone who 
knew her. During her temporary absence from the college, she had made so 
much progress in regaining her health that we were all looking forward to having 
her among us again, at the beginning of the college year. 

Miss Goessmann has been intimately associated with the college most of her 
life. Her father was a distinguished and valued member of the first faculty when 
the doors of the college opened, and served in that capacity for more than thirty 
years. 

Miss Goessman graduated from the Amherst High School, and from Sacred 
Heart College at Providence, Rhode Island, and later she received the degree of 
Master of Philosophy from Ohio State University, supplementing this training 
with extensive study and travel in Germany, England and France. 

Miss Goessmann was devoted to her chosen field of English literature. Her 
own rare spirit found its natural home in the works of the great minds who wrote 
for the ages. She knew well that literature could be taught so that it is the most 
powerful thing in life to help stimulate young men and women to finer thought 
and better living. Many of her pupils look back upon the hours in her classes 
with the knowledge that it was in her class room they first learned to love the 
beautiful and to appreciate the great in literature, and there resolved to seek it 
in life. 

Above all else. Miss Goessman believed it was people who counted most. 
Consequently her life was rich in friendships from every walk of life. She loved 
people and had a real gift for friendship. 

In expressing her sense of indebtedness to Miss Goessmann, a former student 
has written, — "She was interested in every one of her pupils and kept before them 
always a high vision of their own possibilities. The splendid philosophy of her 
life — a life spent generously and joyously in its very act — was a stimulus to new 
goals of achievment, of courage, of faith, of social usefulness. To have known her 
well was a privilege that I shall remember gratefully as long as I live." 

Her life will go on as she would wish it to, working forever in the widely 
scattered lives which touched hers, and into which she put so much of strength 
and inspiration and beauty. 

EDNA L. SKINNER 

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Photo by Kinsman Studk 



PRESIDENT LEWIS 



^bminisitration Cfjanges; 

A T the close of the last college year, it was announced by the Board of Trustees 
-'- ^ that Edward M. Lewis, who had served as Acting President of M. A. C. for 
two years, had been ofBcially appointed President of the College, with the full 
powers of that office. This announcement met with general and whole-hearted 
approval, both on the part of the undergraduate student body and the alumni, for 
President Lewis has, during his years of service at M. A. C, won the sincere respect 
and friendship of all with whom he has come in contact. 

Edward M. Lewis was born in Wales in 1872, and came to this country with 
his parents eight years afterward. He received his advanced education at AVil- 
liams College, where he took his A. B. degree in 1896, and his A. M. in 1899. It 
was there that he achieved fame as a baseball pitcher, which led him to enter 
professional baseball. His success was immediate, and he was soon recognized" as 
one of the best pitchers in the game. However, he had ambitions for a life of 
greater service, and in 1901, at the height of his baseball fame, he accepted a 
position as Instructor in Public Speaking at Columbia University. Later he 
accepted a similar place at Williams College, and in 1911 became Assistant Dean 
and Assistant Professor of English at M. A. C. Since 1914 he has been Dean 
of the College, and the service he has rendered in that capacity cannot be easily 
reckoned. His fine idealism, his broad tolerance, and his understanding of and 
sj'mpathy with the problems of student life have won for him the gratitude of 
many and the friendship of all. It is altogether fitting that to him should be 
given the leadership of M. A. C, in the certainty that vmder his guidance it will 
continue to exemplify the highest ideals of the American college. 

Another act of the Trustees which has been greeted with widespread appro- 
bation was the appointment of Professor William L. Machmer to the position of 
Dean of the College, announcement of which was made at the beginning of the 
present college year. 

The year of 1911 also marked the arrival on our campus of Dean Machmer, 
who had just been granted his A. M. degree from Franklin and Marshall College. 
Previous to that time he had received an A. B. at the same institution . and had 
spent several years teaching in the public schools of Pennsylvania. Coming to 
M. A. C. as Instructor in Mathematics, he became Assistant Professor in 1913 and 
Associate Professor in 1919. Since 1920 he has been Professor of Mathematics 
and Assistant Dean, and during the past two years, he has served both as Acting 
Dean and Acting Registrar. 

No member of the faculty has the best interests of the College and the 
student body more at heart than Dean Machmer. By his quiet friendship, his 
tactful, unassuming helpfulness, and his appreciation of the everyday problems 
of college life, he has gained the liking and respect of the entire undergraduate 
body. 

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DEAN MACHMER 



0iiittv^ of General ^bminis^tration 

Edward M. Lewis, A.M., ...... President's House 

President of the College 

Born 1872. B.A., Williams College, 1896. A.M., Williams College, 1899. Graduate of 
Boston School of Expression, 1901. Instructor in Public Speaking, Columbia University, 1901-03. 
Instructor and Assistant Professor of Public Speaking and Oratory, Williams College, 1903-11. 
Instructor, Harvard Summer School, 1903 and 1906. Instructor, Yale Divinity School, 1904-14. 
Assistant Professor of English and Assistant Dean, M. A. C, 1911. Professor of Literature and 
Associate Dean, M. A. C, 1912. Dean and Professor of Languages and Literature, M. A. C, 1914. 
Head of the Division of Humanities, 1919-. Acting President, 1913-14,1918-19, 1924-25. Pres- 
ident of the College, 1926-. Alumni Trustee of Williams College, 1915-. President, New England 
Intercollegiate Athletic Association, 1920-23. Member of American .4cademy of Political and 
Social Science. Trustee of the School of Expression, Boston. Director, National Eisteddfod 
Association. Member of American Geographical Society. Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Gamma Delta. 



William L. Machmer, A.M., 
Dean 



25 Amity Street 



Charles E. Marshall, Ph.D., 

Director of the Graduate School 



16 South Pleasant Street 



William I. Goodwin, B.Sc, 

Field Agent 



North Amherst 



Willard A. Munson, B.Sc, 

Director of Extension Service 



101 Butterfield Terrace 



Roland H. Verbeck, B.Sc, 

Director of Short Courses 



U Orchard Street 



Robert D. Hawley, B.Sc, 

Secretary of the College 



South Amherst 



Basil B. Wood, A.B., 

Librarian of the College 

Fred C. Kenney 

Treasurer of the College 



Amity Street 
Mount Pleasant 



Sidney B. Ha.skell, B.Sc, . 

Director of the Ex'periment Station 



2 Mount Pleasant 



George AV. Alderman, A.B., Assista7it Professor of Physics 

Born 1898. A.B., Williams College, 1921. Instructor in Physics, M. A. C, 1921-26, Assis- 
tant Professor of Physics, 1926-. 



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Charles P. Alexander, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Entomology 

Born 1889. B.Sc, Cornell University, 1913. Ph.D., Cornell University, 1918. Assistant 
in Biology and Limnology, Cornell 1911-13. Instructor in Natural History, Cornell, 1913-17. 
Curator, The Snow Entomological Collections, University of Kansas, 1917-19. Systematic 
Entomologist of the Illinois State Natural Survey and Instructor at the University of Illinois, 
1919-23. Fellow Entomological Societies of America and London. Member of the Entomological 
Society of France. Assistant Professor of Entomology, M. A. C, 1922-. Sigma Xi, Alpha Gamma 
Rho, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Edgar L. Ashley, A.M., Professor of German and Spanish 

Born 1880. A.B., Brown University, 1903. Instructor in German, Brown, 1903-00. A.M. 
Brown University, 1904. Student in Heidelburg L'niversity, 1906-07. Instructor in German, 
Bates College, 1907-08. Instructor in German, M. A. C, 1908-11. Assistant Professor, 1911-15. 
Associate Professor, 1915-20. Professor, 1920-. Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Kappa. 

Luther B. Arrington, B.Sc., Assistant Professor of Horticulture 

B.Sc, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1923. Assistant Instructor of Horticulture, 
1925-. Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Lorin E. Ball, B.Sc, Instructor in Physical Education 

Born 1898. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1921. Coach of Freshman Basketball, 1921-25. Coach of 
Freshman Baseball, 1922-24. Attended Superior Wis. Coaching School, 1924. Senior Leader, 
Camp Enagerog for Boys, 1925-. Treasurer, Western Massachusetts Board of Approved Basket- 
ball Officials, 1924-25. Director of Two Year Athletics and Coach of Two Year Football and 
Basketball, 1925-26. Coach of Varsity Baseball and Hockey 1925-. Varsity Club, Q.T.V. 

Luther Banta, B.Sc., Assistant Professor of Poultry Husbandry 

B.Sc, Cornell LTniversity, 1915. Head of the Department of Poultry Husbandry, New York 
State School of Agriculture. 1915-18, at Alfred LTniversity. Instructor of Poultry Husbandry, 
M. A. C, 1918-20. Assistant Professor of Poultry Husbandry, M. A. C, 1920. Sigma Pi. 

Rollin H. Barrett, M.S., Assistant Professor of Farm Management 

Born 1891. B.Sc, Connecticut Agricultural College, 1918. Assistant County Agricultural 
Agent, Hartford County, Connecticut, 1918-19. Instructor Vermont State School of Agriculture, 
1919-20. Principal, 1920-25. M.S., Cornell University, 1926. Central Officers Training School, 
Camp Lee, Va., October, 1918 to January, 1919. Assistant Professor Farm Management, 
M, A. C. 1926-. Phi Mu Delta. 

Arthur B. Beaumont, Ph.D., Professor of Soils and Head of the Department of 
Agronomy 

B.Sc, University of Kentucky, 1908. Ph.D., Cornell L'niversity, 1918. Teacher of Science, 
North Bend High School, North Bend, Oregon, 1909-11. Teacher of Science and Agriculture and 
Head of the Department, Oregon Normal School, 1911-13. Graduate Student and Assistant in 
the Department of Soil Technology, Cornell, 1913-17. Associate Professor of .\gronomy and 
Acting Head of the Department, M. A. C, 1917-19. Professor and Head of the Department of 
Agronomy, 1919-. Fellow in the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Acacia, 
Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi. 



Assistant in General 
A. C, 1925-. Beta Theta 



Leon A. Bradley, B.Sc, Assistant Professor of Microbiology 

B.Sc, Wesleyan University, 1922. Ph.D., Y'ale University, 1925 
Bacteriology, Y'ale, 1924-25. Assistant Professor of Microbiology, M. 
Pi, Sigma Xi. 

Harold D. Boutelle, B.Sc, Cli.E., Instructor in Mathematics 

Born 1898. B.Sc, Worcester Polytechnical Institute, 1920. Ch.E., W. P. I., 1922. 
structor in Mathematics, M. A. C, 1926-. 



N. Butler Briscoe, Major of Cavalry, U. S. A., Professor of Military Science and 
Tactics 

Graduate Military Academy, 1909. 2nd Lieutenant of Cavalry, 1909-16. Captain of Cav- 
alry, 1917. Major of Cavalry, (temporary) 1918, Lieutenant-Colonel of Field Artillery, 1918-20. 
Major of Cavalry, 1920. Professor of Military Science and Tactics, 1925-. 

Frederic R. Butler, B.Sc, Instructor in Chemistry 

B.Sc, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 1920. M.Sc, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 1922. 
A. M., 1924 and Ph.D., 1925, Harvard. Instructor M. A. C, 1925-. 

Alexander E. Cance, Ph.D., Professor of Agricultural Economics and Head of the 
Department 

Born 1874. B.A., Macalester College. Graduate Certificate, State Normal School, Oshkosh. 
A.M., University of Wisconsin. Professor of Greek and Literature, Avalon College, 1897-99. 
Principal Asheville Industrial School, 1901-04. Supervisor of Practice, First Pennsylvania State 
Normal School, 1904-05. Fellow in Economics, University of Wisconsin, 1906-08. Ph.D., 
University of Wisconsin, 1908. Instructor, 1908-10. Assistant Professor, 1910-12. Associate 
Professor, 1912-15. Professor of Agricultural Economics, M. A. C, 1915-. U. S. Army Edu- 
cational Corps, A. E. F. France. Phi Kappa Phi. 

Joseph S. Chamberlain, Ph.D., Professor of Organic and Agricultural Chemistry 

Born 1870. B.Sc, Iowa Agricultural College, 1890. M.Sc, Iowa Agricultural College, 
1892. Instructor in Chemistry, Iowa Agricultural College, 1894-97. Johns Hopkins University, 
1899. Instructor in Chemistry, Oberlin College, 1899-01. Research Assistant to Professor Ira 
Remssen, Johns Hopkins University, 1901-09. Chief of Cattle Food and Grain Investigation 
Laboratory, Bvu-eau of Chemistry, 1907-09. Stvident at LTniversity of Berlin, 1909. Associate 
Professor of Organic and Agricultural Chemistry, M. A. C, 1913. American Chemical Society. 
Fellow, American Association for the advancement of Science. Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Walter W. Chenoweth, A.B., M.Sc. Agr., Professor of Horticultural Manufactures 
and Head of the Departmetit 

Born 1872. A.B., Valparaiso University, 1902. Assistant in Botany, Valparaiso University, 
1902-03. Head of the Department of Science, Chillicothe Normal School, Missouri, 1903-10. 
M.Sc, Valparaiso University, 1908. B.Sc. University of Missouri, 1912. Instructor in Pom- 
ology, M. A. C, 1915-18. Professor in Horticultural Manfuactures, M. A. C„ 1918-. Alpha 
Zeta, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Orton L. Clark, B.Sc, Assistant Professor of Botany 

Born 1887. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1908. Teacher of Natural Science, Ethical Culture School, 
New York City, 1908-10. Student at Columbia University, 1909-10. Studied at the Universities 
of Rostock and Munchen, 1910-11; and Assistant in Botany at the University of Strassburg, 
1912-13. Assistant Physiologist, M. A. C. Experiment Station 1913-. Assistant Professor of 
Botany, M. A. C, 1915-. Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Philip H. Couhig, B.Sc, Instructor in Freshman Athletics 

Born 1904. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1926. Instructor in Freshman Athletics, M. A. C, 1926-. 

G. Chester Crampton, M.S., Ph.D., Professor of Insect Morphology 

Born 1881. A.B., Princeton University, 1904. M.S., Harvard, 1921. M.A., Cornell, 1905. 
Student at Freiburh and Munich, 1907. Ph.D., Berlin LTniversity, 1908. Instructor in Biology, 
Princeton University, 1908-10. Professor in Entomology and Zoology, South Carolina State 
Agricultural College, 1910-11. Assistant Professor of Entomology, M. A. C, 1911-15. Professor 
of Insect Morphology, M. A. C, 1915-. Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Miles H. Cubbon, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Agronomy 

Born 1896. B.Sc, Cornell University, 1921. Instructor of Soils, Pennsylvania State College, 
1925-26. Assistant Professor of Agronomy, M. A. C, 1926-. Alpha Zeta, Gamma Alpha, 
Sigma Xi. 



Frederick M. Cutler, Ph.D., Professor of Rural Sociology 

Born 1874. A.B., Columbia University. B.D., Union Theological Seminary. Ph.D., Clark 
University. Assistant Professor of Rural Sociology, Clark University. Professor of Social 
Science at University of Porto Rico. Professor of Social Science at Massachusetts Normal School, 
Worcester. Fellow of Clark University. Member, American Economic Association; American 
Historical Association; American Political Science Association; American Sociological Society. 
Professor of Rural Sociology, M. A. C, 1926-. 

William H. Davis, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Botany 

Ph.D., New York State Teacher's College. A.B., Cornell University. M.A., and Ph.D., 
University of Wisconsin. Assistant in Science, New York State Normal College and Cornell. 
Professor of Botany and Agriculture, Iowa State Teachers College. Assistant Professor of Botany 
M. A. C, 1922-. Sigma Xi. 

Llewellyn L. Derby, Instructor in Physical Education 

Born 1893. Unclassified Student, M. A. C, 1915-16. Assistant in Physical Education, 
1916-17. U. S. Army, 1917-19. Returned to M. A. C. as Assistant in Physical Education, 
1919-20. Harvard Summer School of Physical Education, 1921. Springfield College Summer 
School of Physical Education, 1925. University of Illinois School of Physical Education. 1926. 
Varsity Coach of Track, 1921-. 

Lawrence S. Dickinson, B.Sc, Assistant Professor of Horticulture and Superin- 
tendent of grounds 

Born 1888 B.Sc, M. A. C, 1910. Assistant Professor of Horticulture and Superintendent 
of Grounds, M. A. C, 1911-. Leave of Absence, 1919. Instructor in Horticulture and Superin- 
tendent of Greenhouses, Walter Reed Hospital, Washington, D. C, 1919-20. Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Brooks D. Drain, B.Sc, Assistant Professor of Pomology 

Born 1891. B.Sc, Ohio State University, 1917. M.S., University of Chicago, 1925. 
Orchard Manager, summer of 1917. Taught at Ohio State University, 1917-18. Artillery 
Branch, OiBcers Training Camp, 1918. Assistant Professor of Pomology, M. A. C, 1918-. Sigma Xi. 

Delmont T. Dunbar, A.B., Instructor in French and Spanish 

Born 1897. A.B., Bowdoin, 1920. Head of Department of Romance Languages, Western 
Military Academy, Illinois., 1922-24. Head of the Department of Latin and Instructor in French 
at Powder Point School, Massachusetts, 1924-25. Head of Departments of Latin and Spanish at 
Tabor, Mass. Instructor at M. A. C, 1926-. Psi Upsilon. 

L. Leland Durkee, B.Sc, Instructor in German 

Born 1903.' B.Sc, M. A. C, 1926. Attended Heidelberg University, Summer of 1926. 
Instructor in German, M. A. C, 1926-. Theta Chi. 

Clayton L. Farrar, B.Sc, Instructor in Beekeeping and Entomology 

Born 1904. B.Sc, Kansas State Agricultural College, 1926. Instructor in Beekeeping and 
Entomology, M. A. C, 1926-. 



Henry T. Fernald, Ph.D., Professor and Head of the Department of Entomology 

Born 1866. B.Sc, University of Maine, 1885. M.S., University of Maine, 1888. Graduate 
Student at Wesleyan LTniversity, 1885-86. Graduate Student, Johns Hopkins L^niversity, 
1889-90. Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1890. Professor of Zoology, Pennsylvania State 
College, 1890-99. Professor of Entomology, M. A. C. Experiment Station, 1910-. Fellow in the 
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member of the Association of Economic 
Entomologists, Entomological Society of America, and the Boston Society of Natural History. 
Massachusetts Nursery Inspectory, 1902-18. Beta Theta Pi, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Beta Kappa. 



Mary J. Foley, B.Sc, Instructor in Agricultural Economics 

B.Sc, M. A. C, 1924. Graduate Student in Agricultural Economics, 1924-25. M.S., 
M. A. C, 1920. Instructor in Agricultural Economics, 1925-. Delta Phi Gamma, Phi Kappa 
Phi. 

James A. Foord, M.S. A., Professor of Farm Management, and Head of the De- 
partment 

Born 1872. B. Sc, New Hampshire State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts, 1898. 
M. S. A., Cornell University, 1902. Assistant at Cornell University Experiment Station, 1900-03. 
Professor of Agriculture, Delaware College, 1903-06. Associate Professor of Agronomy, Ohio 
State University, 1905-07. Associate Professor of Agronomy, M. A. C, 1907-08. Head of the 
Division of Agriculture, M. A. C, 1908-25. Professor of Farm Management, M. A. C, 1908-. 
Kappa Sigma, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Julius H. Frandsen, M.S. A., Professor of Animal Husbandry and Dairy Husbandry 
and Head of the Department 

Born 1877. B.S.A., Iowa State College, 1902. M.Sc, Iowa State College, 1904. Assistant 
Station Chemist, Iowa State College, 1902-04. Dairy Chemist, Hazelwood Creamery, Portland, 
Oregon, 1904-07. Professor of Dairying, University of Idaho, 1907-11. Professor of Dairy Hus- 
bandry, University of Nebraska, 1911-21. Dairy Editor and Councillor, Capper Farm Publi- 
cations, 1921-26. Member of American Dairy Science Association. Member of Society for Pro- 
motion of Agricultural Science. During war, chairman of Dairy Food Administration work for 
State of Nebraska. Founded and present editor of Journal of Dairy Science. Professor of 
Animal and Dairy Husbandry and Head of the Department, M. A. C, 1926-. Gamma Sigma 
Delta, Phi Kappa Phi. 



Arthur P. French, M.Sc, Instructor in Pomology 

B.Sc, Ohio State University, 1921. M.Sc, M. A. C, 1923. 
M.A.C. Experiment Station, 1921-23. Instructor in Pomology, M. 
Sigma Xi, Alpha Tau Omega, Phi Kappa Phi. 



Investigator in Pomology, 
A. C, 1923-. Alpha Zeta, 



James E. Fuller, M.A., Instructor in Microbiology 

A.B., Colorado College, 1911. M.A., Colorado College, 1925. Public Health Work, 1911-22. 
Assistant Professor of Biology, Colorado College, 1922-26. Instructor in Microbiology, M. A. C, 
1926-. Beta Theta Pi, Delta Epsilon. 

George E. Gage, Ph.D., Professor of Animal Pathology and Head of the Department 
of Veterinary Science and Animal Pathology 

Born 1884. B.A., Clark University, 1906. A.M., Yale University, 1907. Physiological 
Chemist, Sodium Benzoate Investigation, U. S. D. A., 1908. Ph.D., Yale University, 1909. 
Associate Biologist, Maryland Experiment Station, 1909-10. University of Michigan, 1910. 
Special Student in Pathology, University of Michigan, Summer of 1910.' Biologist Maryland 
Experiment Station, in charge of Pathological Investigation. Assistant Professor of Animal 
Pathology, M. A. C, 1912-20. U. S. Army, December 1917 to October 1919. Head of the 
Department of Serology, Central Department Laboratory, A. E. F., France, 1918-19. Professor 
of Animal Pathology and Head of the Department of Veterinary Science and Animal Pathology, 
M. A. C, 1920-. Kappa Phi, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Mary M. E. Garvey, B.Sc, Instructor in Microbiology 

Born 1896. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1919. Instructor in Microbiology, M. A. C, 1921-. 



Chauncey M. Gilbert, B.Sc, Instructor in Zoology 

Born 1882. B.Sc, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1925. 
School, 1925-26. Served in the Spanish War and the World War. 
1926-. Phi Kappa Phi. 



Principal of Charlemont High 
Instructor in Zoology, M. A. C. 



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Guy V. Glatfelter, M.Sc, Assistant Professor in Animal Husbandry 

Born 1893. B.Sc, Pennsylvania State College, 1919. M.S., Iowa State College, 1920. 
Teaching Fellowship, Iowa State College, 1919-20. Assistant in Animal Husbandry, Iowa State 
College, 1920-21. Beef Cattle Specialist, U. S. D. A., summer of 1922. Assistant Professor in 
Animal Husbandry, M. A. C, 1921-. Kappa Sigma. 

Harry N. Glick, Ph.D., Professor of Agricultural Education 

Born 1885. A.B., Bridgewater College, 1913. A.M., Northwestern University, 1914. In- 
structor of Science, Waukesha, Wisconsin, 1914-15, and Freeport, Illinois, 1915-17. Manager of 
farm in Illinois, 1917-20. Graduate Student at University of Illinois, 1920-23. Professor of 
Agricultural Education, M. A. C, 1923-. Ph.D., University of Illinois, 1924. Phi Delta Kappa, 
Kappa Delta Pi. 

Clarence E. Gordon, Ph.D., Professor of Zoology and Geology and Head of the 
Department, Chairmaji of the Division of Science 
Born 1876. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1901. C.S.C. Student at Clark Summer Sessions, 1901 and 
1903. B.Sc, Boston University, 1903. Science Master, Cushing Academy, 1901-04. Graduate 
Student in Geology and Zoology, Columbia University, 1904-05. A.M., Columbia University, 
1905. Instructor in Geology, Summer Session, Columbia University, 1905. University Fellow 
in Geology, Columbia University, 1905-06. Assistant Geologist, New York Geological Survey, 
1912-. Assistant Professor of Zoology and Geology, M. A. C, 1906-12. Ph.D., Columbia 
University, 1911. Professor of Zoology and Geology, M. A. C, 1921-. Professor of Biology, 
ad interim, Amherst College, 1924-25. Fellow of the American Association for the .\dvancement 
of Science, Fellow of the Geological Society of America. Member of the Paleoontological Society. 
Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Xi. 

Harold M. Gore, B.Sc, Professor of Physical Education 

Born 1891. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1913. Assistant in Physical Eduaction, M. A. C, 1913-16. 
Instructor, 1916. Harvard Summer School of Physical Education, 1916. Assistant Professor of 
Physical Education, M. A. C, 1917-26. Professor of Physical Education, M. A. C, 1926-. 
Plattsburg Officers' Training Camp, 1917. First Lieutenant, 18th Infantry, American Expedi- 
tionary Forces, 1918. Varsity Head Coach of Football and Basketball, 1919-. Varsity Coach of 
Baseball, 1919-22. Member of American Football Coaches Association; Member Camp Directors 
Association: President Western Massachusetts Board .Approved Basketball Officials, 1924-25. 
Director Basketball Official's Board, 1925-. Director M. A. C. Boys' Camps, 1913-15; 1917-21. 
Associate Director Camp Sangamon for Boys, 1922-24. Leader Camp Becket for Boys 1913. 
Director Camp Enajerog for Boys, 1925-. Q.T.V., Adelphia, Maroon Key, Varsity Club. 

John C. Graham, B.Sc. Agr., Professor of Poultry and Head of the Department 

Milwaukee State Normal College, 1894. Student at Chicago L'niversit}', Summers of 
1894-98. Teaching in Institute Work in Wisconsin, 1894-1907. B.ScAgr., University of Wis- 
consin. Associate Professor of Poultry Husbandry, M. A. C, 1911-14. Member of the American 
Association of Investigators and Instructors in Poultry Husbandry. Professor in Poultry Hus- 
bandry, M. A. C, 1914-. Organizer and Conductor of the Agriculture Department of the Red 
Cross "for the Training of Blinded Soldiers, 1919-20. 

Laurence R. Grose, A.B., M.F., Professor of Forestry and Head of the Department 
A.B., Brown University, 1907. A.M., Columbia University, 1909. M.F., Harvard Univer- 
sity, 1916. Instructor in English, Brown University, 1909-13. Instructor in Forestry, Harvard 
University, 1916-17. Instructor in Forestry, Bates College, 1917-20. Professor of Forestry, 
M. A. C, 1920-. Delta Phi. 

Christian I. Gunness, B.Sc, Professor of Agricultural Engineering and Head of the 
Department 

Born 1882. B.Sc, North Dakota Agricultural College, 1907. Instructor in Mechanical 
Engineering, North Dakota Agricultural College, 1912-17. Superintendent of School of Trac- 
tioneering, Laporte, Ind., 1913-14. Professor of Rural Engineering, M. A. C, 1914-. Phi Kappa 
Phi. 



Raymond Halliday, A.B., Instructor in French 

Born 1896. Dartmouth College, 1915-17. 26th Division, U. S. A., France, 1917-19. A.B., 
Brown University, 1920. University of Grenoble, France, Summer 1924. Instructor in French, 
M. A. C, 1924-. Phi Gamma Delta. 

Margaret Hamlin, B.A., Agricultural Counsellor for Women 

Graduated from Smith College, 1904. Agricultural Counselor of Women, M. A. C. 

Arthur K. Harrison, Assistant Professor of Landscape Gardening 

Born 1872. With Warren H. Manning, Landscape Designer, Boston, acting at various times 
in charge of the Surveying and Engineering Departments, and of the Drafting Rooms, 1898-1911. 
Instructor in Landscape Gardening, M. A. C, 1911-13. Assistant Professor of Landscape Gar- 
dening, M. A. C, 1913-. 

Curry S. Hicks, B.Pd., M.Ed., Professor of Physical Education and Hygiene and 
Head of the Department 

Born 1885. Michigan Agricultural College, 1902-03. B.Pd., Michigan State Normal College 
1909. Assistant in Physical Education, Michigan State Normal College, 1909-10. Edward 
Hitchcock, Fellow in Physical Education, Amherst, 1909-10. Director of Athletics, Michigan 
State Normal College, 1910-11. Assistant Professor of Physical Education and Hygiene, M. A. C. 
1911-14. Associate Professor, 1914-16. Professor, 1916-. M.Ed., Michigan State Normal Col- 
lege, June, 1924. 

Mrs. Curry S. Hicks, B.A., Instructor in Physical Education for Women 

Graduate of Michigan State Normal College, 1909. B.A., Michigan State Normal College, 
1925. Instructor in Physical Education for Women, M. A. C. 

Dwight Hughes, Jr., Captain, Cavalry, U. S. A., Assistant Professor of Military 
Science and Tactics 

Born 1891. B.Sc, University of South Carolina. Private, South Carolina National Guard, 
1916. Corporal, 1917. Second Lieutenant, Regular Army, 1917. First Lieutenant, 1917. 
Captain, Cavalry (temporary), 1918. Captain, Cavalry, 1920. Graduate, Cavalry School, 
Troop Officers' Course, 1922. Assistant Professor, Military science and Tactics, M. A. C, 1922-. 

Arthur N. Julian, A.B., Professor of German 

A.B., Northwestern University, 1907. Instructor in German, Elgin Academy, Elgin 111., 
1907-10. Student at Berlin University, 1910-11. Instructor in German, M. A. C, 1911-19. 
Assistant Professor of German, M. A. C, 1919-23. Assistant Professor of Chemistry, 1923-24. 
Assistant Professor of German, 1924-25. Professor of German, 1925-. Phi Beta Kappa, Phi 
Kappa Phi. 

Oliver Kelley, B.Sc, Instructor in Agronomy 

B.Sc, Colorado Agricultural College, 1923. Research for The Great Western Sugar Company 
1923-25. Graduate Student, M. A. C, 1925-26. Instructor in Agronomy, M. A. C, 1926-. 

Helen Knowlton, M.A., Assistant Professor of Home Economics 

A.B., Mt. Holyoke College, 1903. Instructor, Atlanta University, 1903-05. Teacher in 
High School, 1905-12. Graduate Student and Instructor, Cornell University, 1912-16. Head 
of the Home Economics Department and Dean of Women, New Hampshire State College, 1916-18. 
Y. W. C. A. Secretary, 1919-24. M.A., Teachers" College, 1924. Assistant Professor of Home 
Economics, M. A. C, 1924-. 

Marshall O. Lanphear, B.Sc, Assistant Professor in Agronomy 

Born 1894. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1918. Instructor in Agriculture, Mount Hermon, 1919. In- 
structor in Agronomy, M. A. C, 1921-24. Assistant Professor in Agronomy, 1924-. Kappa Sigma, 
Phi Kappa Phi. 



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John B. Lentz, A.B., V.M.D., Assistant Professor of Veterinary Science and College 
Veterinarian 

Born 1887. A.B., Franklin and Marshall College, 1908. V.M.D., School of Veterinary 
Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 1914. Teaching and Coaching at Franklin and Marshall 
Academy, 1908-11. Assistant Professor of Veterinary Science and College Veterinarian, M. A. C, 
1922-. Phi Sigma Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Joseph B. Lindsey, Ph.D., Goessmann Professor of Agricultural Chemistry and 
Head of the Department 

Born 1862. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1883. Chemist, Massachusetts State Agricultural Experiment 
Station, 1883-85. Chemist, L. B. Darling Fertilizer Company, Pawtucket, R. I., 1885-89. Stu- 
dent at University of Gottingen, 1889-92. M.A., Ph.D., University of Gottingen, 1891. Student 
at Zurich Polytechnic Institute, 1892. Associate Chemist, Massachusetts State Agricultural 
Experiment Station, 1892-95. In charge of the Department of Feeds and Feeding, Hatch Ex- 
periment Station, 1895-1907. Chemist, Massachusetts State Agricultural Experiment Station, 
1907-11. Vice Director of Massachusetts State Agricultural Experiment Station, 1909-. Head 
of the Department of Chemistry and Goessmann Professor of Chemistry, M. A. C, 1911-. Mem- 
ber of The American Chemical Society. Fellow in The American Association for the Advance- 
ment of Science. Alpha Sigma Phi, Phi Kappa Phi. 

William L. Machmer, M.A., Professor of M athematics and Dean and Acting 
Registrar 

Born 1883. Graduate of Keystone State Normal School, 1901. Teacher in Public Schools, 
1901-04. A. B., Franklin and Marshall College, 1907. Head of Department of Mathematics, 
Franklin and Marshall Academy, 1907-11. A.M., Franklin and Marshall College, 1911. In- 
structor in Mathematics, M. A. C, 1911-13. Assistant Professor of Mathematics, M. A. C, 
1913-19. Federal Demonstration Agent in Marketing, 1918-19. Associate Professor of Mathe- 
matics, M. A. C, 1919-20. Professor of Mathematics and Assistant Dean, M. A. C, 1920. 
Acting Dean, M. A. C, 1922-23. Acting Registrar, August, 1924. Dean, 1926-. Phi Beta 
Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Merrill J. Mack, M.Sc, Instructor in Dairying 

B.Sc, Pennsylvania State College, 1923. Graduate Assistant in Dairying, M. A. C, 1923-24. 
Research Fellow in Dairying, University of Wisconsin, 1924-25. M.Sc, University of Wis- 
consin, 1925. Instructor in Dairying, M. A. C, 1925-. Alpha Zeta. 

Alexander A. Mackimmie, A.M., Professor of French and Economics 

Born 1878. A.B., Princeton University, 1906. Boudinot Fellow in Modern Languages, 
1906-07. Instructor in French, Colchester Academy, Truro, Nova Scotia, 1906-08. Instructor 
in French and Spanish, M. A. C, 1908-11. Assistant Professor of French, M. A. C, 1911-15. 
A.M., Columbia University, 1914. Associate Professor of French, M. A. C, 1915-19. Professor 
of French, M. A. C, 1919-. Studied in Spain, Summer of 1922. Received the Diploma de Compe- 
tencia, Centro de Estudis Historicos, Madrid. Professor of Economics, M. A. C, 1924-. Kappa 
Gamma Phi, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Miner J. Markuson, B.Sc, Assistant Professor of Agricultural Engineering 

Born 1896. B.Sc, University of Minnesota. Assistant Professor of Agricultural Engi- 
neering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Non-Commissioned Officer, 210th Engineers, 10th 
Division, U. S. Army, 1918-19. Assistant Professor of Agricultural Engineering, M. A. C, 1926-. 

Charles E. Marshall, Ph.D., Professor of Microhiology and Head of the Department 

Born 1866. Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1895. Assistant Bacteriologist, Michigan 
Agricultural College, 1893-96. Jorgensen's Laboratory, Copenhagen, 1898. Professor of Bac- 
teriology and Hygiene, Michigan Agricultural College, 1902-12. Pasteur's Institute, Paris, and 
Ostertag's Laboratory, Berlin, 1902. Scientific and Vice-Director, Michigan Experiment Station, 
1908-12. Koch's Laboratory, Berlin, 1912. Director of the Graduate School and Professor of 
Microbiology, M. A. C, 1912-. Alpha Zeta, Phi Kappa Phi. 



Frederick A. McLaughlin, B.Sc, Assistant Professor of Botany 

Born 1888. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1911. Graduate Work, M. A. C, 1911-15. Assistant in 
Botany, M. A. C, 1914. Student at Marine Biological Laboratory, AVoods Hole, Summer of 1914. 
Graduate Work, I'niversity of Chicago, 1916-17. Instructor in Botany, M. A. C, 1917-19. 
Assistant Professor in Botany, M. A. C 1919-. Kappa Sigma. 

Enos J. Montague, B.Sc, Assistant Professor of Farvi Practice 

Born 1893. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1915. Short Course, Cornell, 1925. Assistant Superintendent, 
M. A. C. Farm, 1915-16. Instructor in Agronomy and charge of the Farm. Smith Agricultural 
School, 1917-18. Air Service, U. S. Armv. 1917-18. Farm Superintendent, M. A. C, 1918-. 
Theta Chi. 

Frank C. Moore, A.B., Assistant Professor of Mathematics 

A.B., Dartmouth College, 1902. Graduate Student, Dartmouth College, 1903. Graduate 
Student, Columbia University, 1906. Instructor in Mathematics, Dartmouth, 1906-09. Assis- 
tant Professor of Mathematics, University of Xew Hampshire. 1909-18. .Assistant Professor of 
Mathematics, M. A. C, 1918-. Chi Phi, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Richard T. Muller, M.Sc, Assistant Professor of Floriculture 

Born 1893. B.Sc, Cornell, 1916. Instructor in Horticulture, University of Maine, 1916-18. 
Assistant Professor of Horticulture, University of Maine, 1918. In charge of Horticulture, Hamp- 
ton Institute, 1918. M.Sc, ITniversity of Maine, 1920. Assistant Professor of Floriculture, 
M. A. C, 1921-. Phi Gamma Delta, Ph'i Kappa Phi, Pi Alpha Psi. 

John B. Newlon, Instructor in Agricultural Engineering 

Born 1884. Instructor in Forge Work. M. A. C, 1919. Special at Massachusetts Institute 
of Technology, 1921. 

Alfred Nicholson, B.A., M.A., Instructor in English 

Born 1898. B.A., Princeton Univer.sity. Oxford, 1922-23. Instructor in English, M. A. C, 
1926-. 

A. Vincent Osmun, M.Sc, Professor of Botany and Head of the Department 

Born 1880. B. Agric, Connecticut Agricultural College, 1900. Assistant, Storrs E.xperiment 
Station, 1900-02. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1903. M.Sc. M. A. C, 1905. Assistant in Botany, 1903-05. 
Instructor in Botany, M. A. C, 1905-07. Assistant Professor of Botany, M. A. C, 1914-16. 
Acting Head of the Department of Botany, M. A. C, and Experiment Station, 1914-16. Pro- 
fessor of Botany and Head of the Department, M. A. C, 1916-. Q. T. V., Phi Kappa Phi. 

John E. Ostrander, A.M., C.E., Professor of Mathematics and Head of the De- 
partment 

Born 1865. B.A., and C.E., Union College, 1886. Assistant on Sewer Construction, West 
Troy, New York, 1886. Assistant on Construction, Chicago, St. Paul, and Kansas City Railway, 
1887. Draughtsman with Phoenix Bridge Company. 1887. A.M., Union College, 1889. Assis- 
tant in Engineering Departments, New York State Canals, 1888-91. Instructor in Civil Engi- 
neering, Lehigh University, 1891-92. Engineering Contractor for Alton Bridge Company, Sum- 
mer of 1892. Professor of Civil Engineering and Mechanic Arts, University of Idaho, 1892-97. 
Professor of Mathematics and Civil Engineering and Meteorologist at the Experiment Station, 
M. A. C, 1897-. Member of Committee VI, International Commission on Teaching Mathe- 
matics, 1900-11. Phi Kappa Phi. 

Charles H. Patterson, A.M., Professor of English 

A.B., Tufts College, 1887. A.M., Tufts College, 1893. Professor of English, W'est Virginia 
University, 12 years. Assistant Professor of English, M. A. C, 1916. Professor of English, 
M. A. C, 1919. Acting Dean of the College, 1918-20. Assistant Dean of the College, 1920-21. 
Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Beta Kappa, Theta Delta Chi. 

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Charles A. Peters, Ph.D., Professor of Inorganic Chemistry and Soil Chemistry 

Born 187.5. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1897. B.Sc, Boston University, 1897. Assistant in Chemistry, 
M. A. C, 1897-98. Graduate in Chemistry, Yale University, 1899-01. Ph.D., 1901. Professor 
of Chemistry, Head of Department, University of Idaho, 1901-09. Student at the University of 
Berlin, 1909-10. Exchange Teacher Friedrichs Werdersche Oberrealschule, 1909-10. Graduate 
School. Yale University, 1910-11. Assistant Professor of Inorganic and Soil Chemistry, M. A. C, 
1911-12. Associate Professor of Inorganic and Soil Chemistry, M. A. C, 1912-16. Professor 
of Inorganic and Soil Chemistry, M. A. C, 1916-. Alpha Sigma Phi, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Wallace Frank Powers, Ph.D., Professor of Physics and Head of the Department 

A.B., Clark College, 1910. A.M., Clark University, 1911. Ph.D., Clark University, 1914. 
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Physics, University of Richmond, 1914-16. Instructor 
in Physics, Simmons College, 1916-17. Instructor in Physics, New York University, 1917-20. 
Assistant Professor of Physics, Wesleyan University, 1920-25. Professor of Physics and Head 
of Department, M. A. C, 1925-. Member of American Physical Society. Member of American 
Association of University Professors. 

Walter E. Prince, A.M., Assistant Professor of English 

Born 1S81. Ph.B., Brown University, 1904. .^.M., Brown University, 1905. Instructor 
in English, University of Maine, 1905-12. Instructor, 1912-15. Assistant Professor of English 
and Public Speaking, 1915-. Sphinx Society. 

Marion G. Pulley, Instructor in Poultry Husbandry 

Born 1898. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1919. Instructor in Poultry Husbandry, Cornell, 1920-21. 
M. Augcnblick & Bros., 1921. State Board of Agricidture, Jefferson City, Mo., 1922. Instructor 
in Poultry Husbandry, M. A. C, 1923. 

George F. Pushee, Instructor in Agricultural Engineering 

I. C. S., 1900. Teachers' Training Class, Springfield, 1914-15. Assistant Foreman and Mill- 
wright, Mt. Tom Sulfide Pulp Mill, 1915-16. Instructor in Agricultural Engineering, M. A. C, 
1916-. 

Leon R. Quinlan, M.L.A., Assistant Professor of Landscape Gardening 

Born 1894. B.S., Colorado Agricultural College, 1920. Colorado Experiment Station, 
1921-22. M. I,. A., Harvard University, School of Landscape Architecture, 1925. Sigma Nu. 

Frank Prentice Rand, A.M., Assistant Professor of English 

Born 1889. A.B., Williams College, 1912. A.M., Amherst College, 1915. Instructor in 
English, University of Maine, 1913-14. Editor of Phi Sigma Kappa "Signet"", 1914, U. S. Army, 
1918. Instructor in English, M. A. C, 1914-21. Grand Secretary of Phi Sigma Kappa, 1919-22. 
Faculty Manager of Academics, 1919. Assistant Professor of English, M. A. C, 1£21-. Adelphia, 
Delta Sigma Eho, Phi Sigma Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Victor A. Rice, B.Sc, Assistant Professor of Animal Husbandry 

Born 1890. B.Sc., North Carolina State College, 1917. Farm Manager, 1910-12. Swine 
Specialist for State of Massachusetts, 1916-19. Assistant Professor of Animal Husbandry, M.A.C. 
1919-. 

Oliver C. Roberts, B.Sc, Instructor in Pomology 

Born 1895. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1919. Teacher of Agriculture in Maine High School, 1920-22. 
Foreman of Pomology Department, M. A. C, 1922-26. Instructor in Pomology, M. A. C, 1926-. 
Theta Chi. 

William F. Robertson, B.Sc, Instructor in Horticultural Manufactures 

Born 1897. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1920. Army Air Service, 1918-19. Instructor in Horticultural 
Manufactures, M. A. C, 1920-. Kappa Gamma Phi. 

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William C. Sanctuary, B.Sc, Professor of Poultry Husbandry 

Born 1888. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1912. New York State School of Agriculture. 1912-18. 
Army, 1917-18. Professor of Poultry Husbandry, M. A. C, 1921-. Theta Chi. 



U. S. 



Donald W. Sawtelle, M.Sc, Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics 

B.Sc., University of Maine, 1913. M.Sc, University of Wisconsin, 1915. Assistant in 
Agricultural Economics, University of Wisconsin, 1915-17. Fellow in Political Economy, 1917-18. 
Instructor in Agricultural Economics, M. A. C, 1918-21, Assistant Professor of Agricultural 
Economics, M. A. C, 1921-. Alpha Zeta, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Fred C. Sears, M.Sc, Professor of Pomology and Head of the Department 

Born 1866. B.Sc, Kansas Agricultural College, 1892. Assistant Horticulturalist at Kansas 
Experiment Station, 1892-97. M.Sc, Kansas Agricultural College. 1896. Professor of Horti- 
culture, Utah Agricultural College, 1897. Director of Nova Scotia School of Horticulture, Wolf- 
ville, N. S., 1897-1904. Professor of Horticulture, Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Truro, N. S., 
1905-07. Professor of Pomology, M. A. C, 1907-. Phi Kappa Phi. 

Paul Serex, Ph.D., Assistarit Professor of Chemistry 

Born 1890. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1913. M.Sc, M. A. C, 1916. Ph.D., M. A. C, 1923. Grad- 
uate Assistant in Chemistry, M. A. C, 1913-15. Chemist, New Hampshire State College, 1915. 
Assistant in Chemistry, M. A. C, 1916-17. Instructor in Chemistry, M. A. C, 1917-20. Assis- 
tant Professor of Chemistry, M. A. C, 1920-. Member of American Chemical Society, Phi 
Kappa Phi. 

Edna L. Skinner, B.Sc., Professor of Home Economics, Head of Department, 
Adviser of Women 

Michigan State Normal College, 1901. B.Sc, Columbia University, 190S. Instructor at 
Teachers" College, Columbia University, 1908-12. .lames Milliken University, 1912-18. Pro- 
fessor of Home Economics, Head of Department, M. A. C. 1919-. M.Edu., Michigan State 
Normal College, 1922. 

Harold W. Smart, LL.B., Instructor in Farm Law, Business English and Public 
Speaking 

Born 1895. LL.B., (cum laude) Boston University, 1918. Working for Master's Degree at 
Boston University, 1919. Practiced Law. 1919-20. Entered Amherst College, 1920. Instructor 
in Farm Law, M. A. C, 1921. Phi Delta Phi, Woolsack, Delta Sigma Rho. 

Richard W. Smith, M.Sc, Assistant Professor of Dairying 

Born 1898. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1921. M.Sc, University of Illinois, 1926. Instructor in 
Dairying, M. A. C, 1921-25. Assistant Professor of Dairying, M. A. C, 1925-. Q.T.V., Phi 
Kappa Phi. 

Grant B. Snyder, B.S.A., Assistant Professor of Vegetable Gardening 

B.S.A., Ontario Agricultural College, 1922. Toronto LTniversity. Assistant Plant Hyludist 
at Ontario Agricultural College, 1919-21. Instructor in Vegetable Gardening, M. A. C, 1921-26.- 
Assistant Professor of Vegetable Gardening, M. A. C, 1926-. 

Gerald J. Stout, Instructor in Vegetable Gardening 

Born, 1901; B.Sc, Michigan State College, 1924. M.Sc, Michigan State College, 1926. In- 
structor in Vegetable Gardening at M. A. C, 1926-. 

Edwin Miles Sumner, Captain, Cavalry (DOL), Assistant Professor of Military 
Science and Tactics 

Born 1888. Graduate of the Cavalry School, Troop Officers' Course, 1923. Appointed from 
Massachusetts, Captain, Cavalry, 1920. Served in France with the Second U. S. Cavalry, 1918-19. 
Assistant Professor of Military Science and Tactics, M. A. C, 1926-. 



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Charles H. Thayer, Instructor in Agronomy 

Instructor in Agronomy, M. A. C, 1926-. 

Clark L. Thayer, B.Sc, Professor of Floriculture and Head of the Department 

Born 1890. B.Sc, M. A. C, 1913. Graduate work in Floriculture and Plant Breeding, 
Cornell University, 1913-14. Instructor in Floriculture, Cornell, 191-1-19. Instructor in Flori- 
culture, M. A. C, Spring Term, 1917. Associate Professor and Head of Department of Flori- 
culture, M. A. C, 1919-20. Professor of Floriculture and Head of Department, M. A. C, 1920-. 
U. S Army, 1918. Alpha Gamma Rho, Phi Kappa Phi, Pi Alpha Xi. 

Charles H. Thompson, M.Sc, Professor of Horticulture 

Born 1870. B.Sc, Kansas Agricultural College, 1893. M.Sc, Kansas Agricultural College, 
1898. Field Agent, U.S.D.A., Division of Botany, 1893. Instructor in Botany, Washington 
University, St. Louis, 1893-94. Botanical Assistant, Missouri Botanical Garden, 1894-99. For- 
estry Service, United States Department of the Interior, 1900. Graduate Student, Leland Stan- 
ford University, 1902-04. In charge of the Department of Succulent Plants and Botanical Assis- 
tant, Missouri Botanical Garden, 1904-15. Collaborator, U.S.D.A., studying succulent plants of 
arid regions of America and Mexico, 1909-11. Assistant Professor of Horticulture, M. A. C, 
1915-24. Professor of Horticulture, M. A. C, 1924-. Kappa Gamma Phi, Sigma Xi. 

Ray E. Torrey, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Botany 

Born 1887. B.Sc, M. A. C. 1912. A.M., Harvard University, 1916. Ph.D., Harvard 
University, 1918. Grove City College, 1912-15. Sheldon Travelling Fellowship, Harvard, 
1915-18. Instructor in Botany, M. A. C, 1919-21. Instructor in Botany, Harvard Summer 
School, 1919. Assistant Professor of Botany, M. A. C, 1921-. 

Marion L. Tucker, B.Sc, Assistant Professor of Home Economics 

B.Sc, Teachers" College, Columbia University, 1914. Instructor in Home Economics, Ohio 
State University, 1914-19. Assistant Professor of Home Economics, E.xtension Service, Iowa 
State University, 1919-21. Associate Professor of Home Economics, Michigan State College, 
1921-22. Assistant Professor of Home Economics, Extension Service, M.A.C., 1922-26. Assis- 
tant Professor of Home Economics, M. A. C, 1926-. 

Ralph A. Van Meter, B.Sc., Professor of Pomology 

Born 1893. B.Sc, Ohio State University, 1917. Extension Specialist in Pomology, 1917-23. 
Professor of Pomology, M. A. C, 1923-. Delta Theta Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Frank A. Waugh, M.Sc, Professor of Landscape Gardening, Head of the Department 
and Head of the Division of Horticrdture 
Born 1869. Kansas Agricultural College, 1891. Editor Agricultural Department of the 
Topcka Capital, 1891-92. Editor of Montana Farm and Stock Journal, 1892. Editor Denver 
Field and Farm, 1892-93. M.Sc, Agricultural College, 1903. Professor of Horticulture, Okla- 
homa A. and M. College and Horticulturist of the Experiment Station, 1893-95. Graduate Stu- 
dent, Cornell University, 1898-99. Professor of Horticulture, University of Vermont and State 
Agricultural College, and Horticulturist of the Experiment Station, 1895-1902. Horticultural 
Editor of the Country Gentleman, 1898-1911. Hospitant in the Koenigliche Gaertner-Lehranstalt, 
Dahleni, Berlin, Germany, 1910. Professor of Horticulture and Landscape Gardening and Head 
of the Department, and Horticulturist of the Hatch Experiment Station. M. A. C, 1902-. Cap- 
tain, Sanitary Corps, Surgeon General's Office, U. S. A.., 1918-19. Kappa Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi. 

Winthrop S. Welles, B.Sc, Professor of Agricultural Education and Head of the 
Department 

Born 1875. Illinois State Normal University, 1897. B.Sc, University of Illinois, 1901. 
Public School and City Superintendent, 1897-07. Graduate Work, LTniversity of Illinois, 1901. 
Harvard, 1905, 1923-24. Teacher of Biology and -Agriculture, State Normal School, River Falls, 
Wisconsin, 1912-19. Professor of Agricultural Education, M. A. C, 1919. Head of the Depart- 
ment, 1923-. Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

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^sisiociate Alumni of ti)e ilaisgacljusiettg Agricultural College 

President, Ernest S. Russell Secretary, Sumner R. Parker 

Vice-President, George E. Taylor Treasurer, Clark L. Thayer 

Assistant Secretary, William I. Goodwin 



Dr. C. A. Peters '97 
Willard K. French '19 



Sidney B. Haskell '04 
Theoren L. Warner '08 



Robert D. Hawley '18 
Chester A. Pike '20 



Fred D. Griggs '13 
Earle S. Draper '15 



Jgoarb of directors! 

TO 1927 
TO 1928 
TO 1929 
TO 1930 



Atherton Clark '77 
A. F. MacDougall '13 

Dr. Joel E. Goldthwaite '85 
Dr. Joseph L. Hills '81 

Roland A. Payne '14 
Roy E. Cutting '08 

F. A. MacLaughlin '11 
Charles H. Gould '16 



t. A. C. Alumni Clufag anb Asigociationsi 



M. A. C. Club of Northern California . 

M. A. C. Club of Southern California 

M. A. C. Club of Hartford . 

M. A. C. Alumni Assn. of Fairfield County, 

M. A. C. Club of Southern Connecticut . 

M. A. C. Club of Washington, D. C. 

M. A. C. Club of Hawaii 

Western Alumni Association . 

Greater Boston Alumni Club 

M. A. C. Club of Fitchburg . 

M. A. C. Club of Hampden County 

New Bedford Alumni Club 

Worcester County Alumni Club 

North Franklin Alumni Club 

Pittsfield Alumni Club . 

M. A. C. Club of New York . 

Southern Alumni Club . 

Ohio Valley M. A. C. Association 

M. A. C. Club of Philadelphia 



President, Clifford F. Elwood 

President, C. H. Griffin 

. President, Peter J. Cascio 

Conn. President, Dr. Winifred Ayres 

President, John A. Barri 

President, J. W. Wellington 

President, Allen M. Nowell 

President, Charles Rice 

President, Edward C. Edwards 

President, Dr. Henry D. Clark 

President, Herbert W. Headle 

President, Erford W. Poole 

President, C. P. Kendall 

President, J. P. Putnam 

President, G. N. Willis 

President, W. L. Morse 

President, E. S. Draper 

President, Murray D. Lincoln 

President, H. J. Mattoon 



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M. A. C. Club of Providence 
Louisiana M. A. C. Club 
Barre M. A. C. Association . 
Concord Alumni Club . 
Southern Vermont Alumni Club 
M. A. C. Club of Cleveland . 
M. A. C. Alumni Club of Maine 
M. A. C. Alumni Club of Chicago 
M. A. C. Alumni Club of Florida 
M. A. C. Club of Ithaca, N. Y. 
M. A. C. Club of Syracuse, N. Y. 



President, Willis S. Fisher 

Chairman, H. J. Neale 

Chairman, Gardener Boyd 

President, Ralph Piper 

President, Lawrence A. Bevan 

President, R. P. Bryden 

President, Dr. George Goldberg 

President, Charles R. Rice 

Secretary, George M. Campbell 

President, E. A. White 

Secretary, F. K. Zercher 



il, ^. C. Alumni on tfje experiment Station 
antr tJje Cxtensiion ^erbice ^taffsi 

1883 Joseph B. Lindsey, Ph.D., Vice Director of the Experiment Station 

1890 Henri D. Haskins, B.Sc, Official Chemist, Fertilizer Control 

1892 Edward B. Holland, Ph.D., Research Professor of Chemistry 

1897 PhiHp H. Smith, M.Sc, Official Chemist, Feed Control 

Ex-1902 William R. Cole, Extension Professor of Horticidtural Manufactures 

1903 Henry J. Franklin, Ph.D., Research Professor in charge of Cranberry 
Station 

1903 A. Vincent Osmun, M.Sc, Professor of Botany and Head of the Dept. 

1904 Sidney B. Haskell, B.Sc, Director of the Experiment Station 

1904 Sumner R. Parker, B.Sc, State Leader of County Agricultural Agents 

1905 Willard A. Munson, B.Sc, Director of the Extension Service 

1905 Lewell S. Walker, B.Sc, Assistant Official Chemist, Fertilizer Control 

1906 Edwin F. Gaskill, B.Sc, Assistant to the Director of the Experiment 

Station 

1915 William L. Doran, M.Sc, Research Professor of Botany 

1916 Linus H. Jones, Ph.D., Assistant Research Professor of Botany 

1917 Warren D. Whitcomb, B.Sc, Assistant Research Professor of Ento- 

mology 

1919 Emil F. Guba, Ph.D., Assistant Research Professor of Botany 

1920 Robert S. Home, B.Sc, Investigator in Agronomy 
1922 Frank Kokoski, B.Sc, Analyst 

1924 Earle S. Carpenter, M.Sc, Supervisor, Exhibits and Extension Courses 

1926 Marvin W. Goodwin, B.Sc, Analyst 

1926 Ray G. Smiley, B.Sc, Investigator in Pomology 



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ilarsifjall ^. Milber, j^atron of horticulture 

T X T^ILDER HALL, which is, as the building devoted to Landscape Gardening 
" ' should be, one of the most attractive buildings on the Campus, was named 
for Marshall Pinckney Wilder, whose fame in agricultural circles was nation-wide, 
and who was closely connected with the College during its early years. 

Col. Wilder, as he was known during the greater part of his life, was born in 
Rindge, New Hampshire, on September 22, 1798. It would seem that the attrac- 
tions of the schoolroom never appealed to him very strongly, for when, at the age 
of sixteen, he was allowed to choose between going to college and entering his 
father's store, he elected the latter. This event marked the beginning of a long 
and successful business career; but in spite of his success in the business world. 
Col. Wilder found the study of agriculture and horticulture more to his liking, 
and much of his life was occupied with work in connection with these fields. 
He was closely associated with the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, and 
served as president for eight years; he was one of the founders of the United 
States Agricultural Society, and its first president; as one of the most prominent 
pomologists of the country, he helped to organize the American Pomological 
Society, and was its president for twenty years. 

These are only a few of his activities, but in spite of all, he still found time to 
work in behalf of better education: he had a large part in the establishment of the 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as well as in founding our own College, 
of which he was the first trustee appointed, and which he served, in the capacity of 
President of the Board of Trustees, for twenty-one years, until his death, on 
December 16, 1887. 

The building which bears the name of this famous man was constructed in 
1905. Previous to that time the General Court of Massachusetts had appro- 
priated the sum of $39,500 "to build, furnish, and equip" a building for the use 
of the Department of Horticulture and Landscape Gardening. The architect 
was Mr. R. B. Wilcox, a well known designer of public buildings, and the construc- 
tion work was done by Blodgett and Bosworth of Amherst. Wilder Hall stands 
as a tribute to the ability both of the architect who drew the plans and the 
builders who carried them out. 

Built of red brick, trimmed with terra cotta, with a roof of colored tile; not a 
large building, nor with elaborate ornament; Wilder Hall yet possesses a certain 
distinction of appearance which makes it generally conceded to be the most beau- 
tiful building of its kind which belongs to the College. Seen across the Campus 
with its image reflected from the quiet waters of the pond, above a gentle slope 
of fairest green with the afternoon sunlight fla.shing upon the tiled roof. Wilder 
Hall appears a fitting memorial to the life and work of the truly great man whose 
name it bears. 

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(grabuate ^tubentsi 



Archibald, John G. 
Arrington, Luther B. 
Barber, Elmer E. 
Chesley, George L. 
Cossman, Paul A. 
Couhig, Philip H. 
Drain, Brooks D. 
Dull, Malcolm 
Fessenden, Richard W. 
Foley, Mary J. 
France, Ralph L. 
Fuller, James E. 
Garvey, Mary E. M. 
Gates, Clifford O. 
Goodwin, William I. 
Hallowell, Elizabeth 
Hamilton, W. Brooks 
Hawley, Henry C. 



Wagner, Bertha M. 



Johnson, Loyal R. 
Kelley, Oliver W. 
Landry, Herbert A. 
Larsinos, George J. 
MacMasters, Majel M. 
Muller, Richard T. 
O'Brien, Mary C. 
Roberts, Oliver C. 
Salman, Kenneth A. 
Sanctuary, William C. 
Sazama, Robert F. 
Scheffer, William J. 
Seymour, Frank C. 
Small, Alan F. 
Spooner, Raymond H. 
Springs, James D. 
Swanback, T. Robert 
Van Meter, Ra'ph A. 



Special ^tubentg 



Crabbe, Daniel McEwen 

The Davenport Inn 
Nerney, Norbert Joseph 

Baker Place 
Payne, Donald Tubbs 

8 Allen Street 
Safran, Mayer . 

56 Pleasant Street 



Toms River, N. J. 

Attleboro 

Dunstable 

Maiden 



0itictv& 



President . 
Vice-President . 
Secretary . 
Treasurer . 
Captain 
Sergeant-at-Arms 



. William L. Dole 

Ernest G. McVey 

Ella M. Buckler 

Robert C. Ames 

William G. Amstein 

Lawrence E. Briggs 



Senior €ia^^ ftisitorp 



T)UT a short time ago, it seems, we began the greatest adventure of our lives. 
-'--' Partly, perhaps, out of mere conventionality, but certainly largely because 
of our faith in education, we had come to college. Wide-eyed with anticipation, 
we found in our common predicament a mutual sympathy, and we united forces, 
that the Class of IQil might rightly assert itself in the traditional rivalry of the 
classes. Interesting adventures we had, those first two years, compiling the note- 
books of freshman Agriculture, marvelling at the stimulating concepts masquerad- 
ing as Botany, puzzling over the complexities of Zoology and the complications 
of Physics; all the while reaching out for our respective places in college activities. 

Time passed on, and we proceeded with our individual adventures, to carry 
out the purposes which had brought us to the campus. We became absorbed in 
our majors. Many of us found opportunities to defend the titles of the college 
in athletics and in academic activities. Perhaps, too, some of us had more per- 
sonal demands upon our time, and why not? It has all been adventure, none the 
less real because shared only by small, segregated groups. Soon, it sometimes 
seems too soon, it will all be at an end. We find ourselves again in a common 
predicament; together we are to finish the adventures which together we began. 

Has it all been in vain.? The future, alone, must answer. May we unani- 
mously pledge in parting, that in the years to come, M. A. C. may claim us with 
the same pride with which we hailed our Alma Mater. 

HERMAN E. PICKENS 



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l^ije Senior Clasps; 



Ames, Robert C. Tilton, N. H. 

1901; Tisbury High School; Poultry; Class Treasurer (2, 3,); President, M. A. C. C. A. 
(4); Poultry Judging; Lambda Chi Alpha. 

Amstein, William G. South Deerfield 

1906; Deerfield Academy; Pomology; Varsity Football (a, 3, 4,); Class Football (1, 2,); 
Class Captain (1, 2,); Senate (4); Q. T. V. 

Anderson, Andrew B. Hudson 

1904; Hudson High School; Landscape Gardening; Varsity Football (2, 4) ; Class Base- 
ball (1); Class Football (1, 2); Manager, Hockey (4); Lambda Chi Alpha. 

Baker, Philip W. Amherst 

1905; Amherst High School; Microbiology; Index (3); Kappa Gamma Phi. 

Barnes, Russell N. Wallingford, Conn. 

1905; Lyman Hall High School; Landscape Gardening; Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

Biron, Raphael A. Amesbury 

1904; Amesbury High School; Entomology; Varsity Track (2, 3, 4); Varsity Cross 
Country (3, 4); Class Hockey (1); Clase Baseball (1); Theta Chi. 



Black, Lewis H. 



Williamsburg 



1906; Williamsburg High School; Animal Husbandry; Varsity Football (2, 3, 4) ; Alpha 
Gamma Rho. 



Boden, Frank J. 

1905; Cathedral High School; Pomology. 



North Wilbraham 



Bovarniek, Max Dorchester 

1906; Chelsea High School; Agricultural Economics; Varsity Track (2); Index (3); 
Menorah Society; Class Track (1); Delta Phi Alpha. 

Briggs, Lawrence E. Rockland 

1903: Rockland High School; Entomology; Varsity Baseball (2, 3); Class Basketball 
(1, 2, 3); Index (3); Class Baseball (1, 2); Six Man Rope Pull (1, 2); Theta Chi. 

Bruce, Frances C Easthampton 

1905; Easthampton High School; Agricultural Education; Collegian (2, 3, 4); Girls' 
Glee Club (2, 3, 4); Index (3); Delta Phi Gamma. 

Buckler, Ella M. Pittsfield 

1905; Pittsfield High School; Agricultural Education; Secretary Women's Student 

Council (2, 3); President Women's Student Council (4); Class Secretary (2, 3); Delta 
Phi Gamma. 



Burrell, Robert W. Abington 

1905; Abington High School; Entomology; Class Football (1); Varsity Track (2, 3) ; 
Six Man Rope Pull (1); Aggie Revue (2, 3); Theta Chi. 



Campbell, Donald H. Shirley 

1904; Worcester Academy; Glee Club (2, 3, 4) ; Roister Doisters (3, 4); Lambda Chi 
Alpha. 

Carlson, Oscar E. Boston 

1893; Huntington Prep. School; Agricultural Education; Kappa Epsilon. 

Cartwright, Calton 0. Northampton 

1902; Smith Agricultural School; Pomology; Varsity Baseball (2) ; Varsity Football 
(2, 3, 4); Kappa Epsilon. 

Chamberlain, A. Rodger Springfield 

1904; Springfield Technical High School; Landscape Gardening; Class President (1); 
Honor Council (3, 4); Glee Club (1, 2, 3, 4); Senate (4); Index (3); Maroon Key (2); 
Manager, Class Football (1); Lambda Chi Alpha. 

Clagg, Charles F. Barnstable 

1904; Everett High School; Entomology; Varsity Track (2, 3, 4);' Collegian (2, 3, 4); 
Class Track (1); Class Baseball (1); Class Basketball (1); Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Cobb, Roger M. Wrentham 

1905; Wrentham High School; Pomology; Burnham Declamation Contest (2); Class 
Hockey (3); M. A. C. C. A. (4); Class Debating (1). 

Connell, Edward A. Maiden 

1904; Coburn Classical Institute; Landscape Gardening; Editor-in-Chief, Index (3); 
President, Maroon Key (2); Roister Doisters (1); Chairman, Soph-Senior Hop Commit- 
tee (2); Junior Prom Committee (3); Informal Committee (3, 4); Class Vice-President 
(2, 3); Interfraternity Conference (3, 4); Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

Cook, Wendell B. Townsend 

1904; Townsend High School; Chemistry; Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Crooks, Clarence A. North Brookfield 

1903; North Brookfield High School; Entomology; Varsity Cross-Country (2, 3, 4); Class 
Baseball (1); Class Basketball (1); Interclass Athletic Board (3); Interfraternity Con- 
ference (3, 4) ; Alpha Gamma Rlio. 

Cummings, Maurice A. Cambridge 

1903; Mt. Hermon School; Agricultural Education; Index (3); Theta Chi. 

Cutler, Samuel Springfield 

1903; Springfield Technical High School; Agricultural Education; Burnham Declama- 
tion Contest (2) ; Delta Phi Alpha. 

Davison, Ruth E. West Springfield and Bayamon, Porto Rico 

1904; Bayamon High School; Agricultural Education; Manager, Girls' Glee Club; 
Delta Phi Gamma. 

Dole, William L. Medford 

1906; Medford High School; Farm Management; Maroon Key (2) ; Class Football (1); 
Manager Baseball (3); Collegian (1, 2, 3); Editor-in-Chief Collegian (4); Interfrater- 
nity Conference (3, 4); Kappa Sigma. 

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Farwell, Theodore A. Turners Falls 

1902; Turners Falls High School; Landscape Gardening; Aggie Revue (1); Orchestra 
(1,2,3,4); Class Hockey (1); Class Vice President (1); Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Foley, Richard C. Portland, Me. 

1906; Portland High School; Animal Husbandry: Class Track fl, 2. 3); Varsitv Track 
(2,3,4); Stock Judging Team (4); Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

Galanie, D. Lincoln Xatick 

1904; Williston Seminary; Landscape Gardening; Class Football (1); Varsity Hockev 
(1, 2, 3, 4); Varsity Track (1, 2, 3); Index (3); Burnham Declamation Contest (2); Al- 
pha Sigma Phi. 

Goldberg, Louis N. Wilmington 

1904; Wilmington High School; Agricultural Education; Band (1, 2, 3, 4); Class Foot- 
ball (1, 2); Index (3); Liberal Club; Cosmopolitan Club; Menorah Society; Delta Phi 
Alpha. 

Goller, Hilda M. Holyoke 

1904; Holyoke High School; Floriculture; Roister Doisters (1, 2, 3, 4); Girls' Glee 
Club; Delta Phi Gamma. 



Goodell. Ruth E. 



Westboro 



1906; Northboro High School: Home Economics; Cabinet Y. W. C. A. (2); Girls' Glee 
Club (2); Delta Phi Gamma. 

Greenaway, James E. Springfield 

1906; Springfield High School: Agricultural Education; Aggie Revue (1, 2); Manager, 
Track (3); Maroon Key (2); Index (3); Interfraternity Conference (3, 4); ,Ioint Com- 
mittee on Intercollegiate Athletics (3); M. A. C. C. A. Cabinet (3, 4); Lambda Chi Alpha. 



Greenwood, Elliot K. 



Hubbardston 



1902; Worcester North High School; Animal Husbandrv; Index (3); Class Baseball 
(3); Q. T. V. 

Griffin, Raymond G. Southwick 

1906; Westfield High School; Landscape Gardening; Varsity Baseball (3, 4); Varsity 
Basketball (2, 3, 4); Varsity Track (2): Maroon Key (2); Class Basketball (1); Class 
Baseball (1, 2); Senate (3, 4); Junior Prom Committee (.3); Soph-Senior Hop Com- 
mittee (2): Adelphia (4); Informal Committee (3, 4); Class President (4); Sigma Phi 
Epsilon. 

Haertl, Edwin J. AVest Roxbury 

1905; Jamaica Plain High School: Landscape Gardening; Varsity Football (3, 4): Var- 
sity Baseball (2, 3) ; Manager, Basketball (4) ; Maroon Key (2) ; Soph-Senior Hop Com- 
mittee (2); Junior Prom Committee (3); Senate (4); Informal Committee (4); Adel- 
phia (4); Kappa Sigma. 

Hanson, Daniel C. Dracut 

1905: Lowell High School; Pomology; Manager, Football (4); Class Cross-Country 
(1); Joint Committee on Intercollegiate .\thletics (3): Band (1,2): Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Harris, Herbert J. Springfield 

1905; Springfield Technical High School; Entomology; Glee Club (1, 2, 3, 4); Aggie 
Revue (1); Index (3); Varsity Debating (1, 4). 



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Hart, Ralph N. Dorchester 

1902; Dorchester High School; Agricultural Education; Class Track (1); Class Hockey 
(3); Aggie Revue (1); Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Haskins, Ralph W. Greenfield 

1907; Greenfield High School; Agricultural Education; Varsity Debating (1, 2, 3, 4); 
Roister Doisters (1, 2); Q. T. V. 

Hatch, George F., Jr. West Roxbury 

1903; West Roxbury High School; Landscape Gardening; Honor Council (1, 2, 3, 4); 
Senate (3,4); Maroon Key (2); Interfraternity Conference (3, 4); Vice President, Class 
(2); Theta Chi. 

Henneberry, T. Vincent Manchester 

1903; Story High School; Entomology; Varsity Cross-Country (2, 3, 4) ; Varsity Relay 
(2, 3, 4) ; Varsity Track (2, 3, 4) ; Maroon Key (2) ; Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Huth.steiner, Elladora K. Pittsfield 

1906; Pittsfield High School; Agricultural Education; Girls' Glee Club (3); Class Sec- 
retary (1); Roister Doisters (2, 3); Index (3); Delta Phi Gamma. 

Ingraham, Mary Millis 

1904; Millis High School; Agricultural Education; Delta Phi Gamma. 



Krassovsky, Leonid A. 

1898; Pomology; Kappa Gamma Phi. 

Kuzmeski, John AV. 

1905; Amherst High School; Chemistry; Class Baseba 



St. Petersburg, Russia 
Leveret t 
Greenwood 



LeNoir, Thomas B. 

1906; Wakefield High School; Landscape Gardening; Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Mahoney, John J. Westfield 

190.5; Westfield High School; Landscape Gardening; Varsity Football (3. 4); Varsity 
Track (3) ; Varsity Basketball (3) ; Class Baseball (1) ; Class Basketball (1) ; Class Foot- 
ball (1): Q. T. V. 



Malley, Joseph A. 



Watertown 



1900; Watertown High School; Chemistry; Varsity Football (2, 3, 4); Interfraternity 
Conference (3, 4); Kappa Gamma Phi. 

Maxwell, Lewis J. Stoneham 

1904; Stoneham High School; Agricultural Education; Kappa Gamma Phi. 

McAllister, R. W. North Billerica 

1905; Lowell High School; Chemistry; Varsity Football (3, 4); Class Football (1); Ad- 
vertising Manager, Index (3); Business Manager, M. A. C. Handbook; Class Treasurer 
(1) ; Alpha Gamma Rho. 

McCabe, Edith Mary Holyoke 

1904; Holyoke High School; Home Economics; Honor Council (4) ; Delta Phi Gamma. 



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McVey, Ernest G. Staughton 

1903; Westbrook Seminary; Agricultural Education; Class Baseball (1); Senate (3, 4); 
Varsity Baseball (2, 3, 4) ; Glee Club (4) ; Q. T. V. 

Merlini, Angelo A. North Adams 

1904; Drury High School; Pomology; Class Baseball (1); Class Basketball (1, 2, 3); 
Squib (1, 2); Index (3); Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

Milligan, Kenneth W. State Line 

1905; Searles High School; Animal Husbandry; Class President (1); Class Football 
(1,2); Six Man Rope Pull (1, 2); Business Manager, Index (3) ; M. A. C. C. A. Cabinet 
(3,4); Class Track (2) ; Academic Activities Board (3); Lambda Chi Alpha. 

Mullen, Francis R. Becket 

1905; Westfield High School ; Agricultural Education; Musical Clubs (2, 3); Aggie Re- 
vue (3, 4); Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

Murdough, Edwin L. Springfield 

1906; Springfield Central High School; Landscape Gardening: Class Football (1, 2); 
Varsity Football (2, 4); Class Basketball (1, 2, 3); Class Track (1); Six Man Rope Pull 
(1,2); Varsity Basketball (3, 4) ; Lambda Chi Alpha. 

Nash, Norman B. Abington 

1906; Abington High School; Chemistry; Class Baseball (1); Class Basketball (1); 
Varsity Basketball (2, 3) ; Varsity Baseball (2, 3, 4) ; Kappa Sigma. 

Nottebaert, Harry C. Lexington 

1905; Lexington High School; Floriculture; Varsity Track (2, 3) ; Varsity Cross-Coun- 
try(2, 3, 4); Class Track (1, 2); Class Hockey (1, 2, 3); Academic Activities Board (3); 
Pistol Team (3); Roister Doisters (2, 3); Manager, Roister Doisters (4); Curriculum 
Committee; Lambda Chi Alpha. 

Parkin, William H. Chicopee 

1896; West Springfield High School; Agricultural Education; Glee Club (2); Kappa 
Epsilon. 

Parsons, Clarence H. North Amherst 

1904; Amherst High School; Animal Husbandry; Glee Club (1, 2, 3, 4); Rifle Team 
(2, 3); M. A. C. C. A. Cabinet (4); Honor Council (4); Interfraternity Confernece (4); 
Class Baseball (1); Phi Kappa Phi; Q. T. V. 

Parsons, Josiah, W. Jr. Northampton 

1905; Northampton High School; Farm Management; Squib (1); Class Track (1); 
Kappa Sigma. 

Partenheimer, Merrill H. Greenfield 

1904; Greenfield High School; Chemistry; Class Basketball (1); Varsity Basketball 
(2,3,4); Class Baseball (1); Adelphia(4); Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Pcirce, Veasey F. East Weymouth 

Boston Latin School; Agricultural Education; Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Pickens, Herman E. Stoneham 

1905; Stoneham High School; Floriculture; Collegian (1, 2); Debating (1, 2, 3, 4); 
Phi Kappa Phi; Kappa Gamma Phi. 



Pyle, Everett J. Plymouth 

1905; Plymouth High School; Landscape Gardening; Class Basketball (1); Class 
Track (1); Class Hockey (2, 3); Musical Clubs (1, 2); Band (1, 2, 3, 4); Junior Prom 
Committee (3) ; Informal Committee (4) ; Aggie Revue (3, 4) ; Theta Chi. 

Reed, James B. Waltham 

1904; Waltham High School; Chemistry; Class Football (1, 2); Class Track (1, 2); 
Theta "Chi. 

Rhoades, Lawrence D. New Marlborough 

1905; New Marlborough High School; Animal Husbandry; Roister Doisters (2) ; Alpha 
Gamma Rho. 

Richter, Otto H. Holyoke 

1904; Holyoke High School; Landscape Gardening; Glee Club (2, 3); Interfraternity 
Conference (4) ; Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Rivnay, Ezekial Zichron, Palestine 

1899; Haifa Real-Schule; Entomology. 

Robinson, Neil C. Arlington Heights 

1904; Colby Academy; Landscape Gardening; Class President (1); Class Football 
(1,9); Class Baseball (1, 2); Maroon Key (2) ; Soph-Senior Hop Committee (2); Rois- 
ter Doisters (1, 2, 3, 4); President, Roister Doisters (4); Senate (4): Adelphia (4); Phi 
Sigma Kappa. 

Robinson, Clifton F. Arlington Heights 

1901; Deerfield Academy; Pomology; Q. T. V. 

Russel, Charles E. West Brookfield 

1906; Charlton High School; Chemistry. 

Savage, Donald C. South Orange, N. J. 

1906; Medford High School; Animal Husbandry: Rifle Team (2); Varsity Track (3); 
Q. T. V. 

Sherman, Willis W. Boston 

1901; Dorchester High School; Landscape Gardening; Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Snyder, Allan Holyoke 

1904; Holyoke High School; Agricultural Education; Band (1, 2); Varsity Track 
(2,3); Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Spelman, Albert F. New London, Conn. 

1904; Bulkeley High School; Chemistry; Class Football (1); Class Baseball (1, 2); 
Class Track (1, 2); Varsity Football (3, 4) ; Varsity Baseball (2); Q. T. V. 

Swan, Frederick W. Milton 

1906; Oliver Ames High School; Landscape Gardening; Class Football (1); Class 
Hockey (1,2); Class Track (1); Varsity Hockey (2, 3. 4); Varsity Cross-Countrv (3, 4) : 
Varsity Track (3) ; Captain, Varsity Track (4) ; Q. T. V. 

Thompson, Arthur R. West Bridgewater 

1905; Howard High School; Agricultural Education; Lambda Chi Alpha. 

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Verity, Herbert F. Woburn 

1905; Woburn High School; Chemistry; Soph-Senior Hop Committee (i): Junior 
Prom Committee (3); Class Track (2); M. A. C. C. A. Cabinet (3); Q. T. V. 

Walker, Almeda M. Southbridge 

1903: Mary AVells High . School; Botany; Girls" Glee Club (2, 3, 4); Women's Student 
Council (3); Index (2); Delta Phi Gamma. 

Whitaker, Lewis H. Hadley 

1907; Hopkins Academy; Agricultural Education; Collegian (1, 2, 3, 4); Manager, 
Musical Clubs (3, 4); Curriculum Committee (4); Kappa Sigma. 

White, John E. Abington 

1905; Abington High School; Landscape Gardening; Musical Clubs (1, 3); Collegian 
(2, 3, 4): Kappa Sigma. 

Wiggin, Jennie M. Worcester 

1904; North High School; Agricultural Education; Girls' Glee Club (2, 3); Index (3); 
Delta Phi Gamma. 

Williams, Earl F. Whitinsville 

1905; Northbridge High School; Landscape Gardening; Musical Clubs (1); Squib 
(1, 2); Editor-in-Chief of M. A. C. Handbook (3); Interfraternity Conference (3, 4); 
Varsity Cheer Leader (4); Kappa Epsilon. 



^ong of ti)c ©can's 0itkt 

'Hand in excuses early; 
Absorb a lot of knowledge; 
If not, you must expect us 
To fire you from our college." 

Cider Press 



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(Officers; 



President . 
Vice-President 
Secretary . 
Treasurer . 
Captain 
Sergeant-at-Arms 



John F. Quinn 

Leonard L. Thompson 

Marjorie J. Pratt 

. Harold E. Clark 

. Albert C. Cook 

Warren J. Tufts 



Junior Classg ftisitorp 



''TpHE history of the class of 19''28 — this being a record of those things of most 

-*- importance to its members. 
After the annual receptions which were anticipated and enjoyed with the 
usual eagerness, we began in earnest to master those maths and chemistries of 
freshman sighs and sixties. This task, however, was broken in upon somewhat 
by the interclass activities — the razoo night contests, which we won, the night- 
shirt parade which we did not win, the rope-pulls and banquet scrap in which, 
unfortunately, we did not show up to such good advantage. However, our class 
proved its assertiveness in other ways, for when the hot spring days came, our - 
men defied the Senate rules and one and all took off their coats. Pond parties 
(which were then still in vogue) claimed their share of culprits, too. Toward the 
end of the year a class banquet was held at Springfield, which was enjoyed so 
much that it was agreed to have another the following year. 

With our return to college as sophomores, the responsibility of subduing the 
29's fell quite heavily upon our shoulders and by various means we attempted to 
put the neophytes in their place. Again we participated in interclass activities. 
Most of the honors were about evenly divided. The banquet scrap, however, 
was an overwhelming victory for us, the last rush being quite unnecessary. It 
was in this year, too, that our class provided two varsity captains — in track and 
in hockey. In the spring term came the second banquet, which was held at 
Draper Hall and again was successful. Then came the Soph-Senior Hop, the last 
and best event of the season. 

Now it is our junior year! By this time, we are fairly well organized in our 
major groups, and feel that we are the College, as it were. Let us make ourselves 
worthy of carrjnng forth the high standards which have been handed down to us. 
Let us greet the future with enthusiasm! 

ELIZABETH A. MOREY 



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HOWARD JOSEPH ABRAHAMSON 

"ABE" 
AValtham, Mass. Waltham High School 

1906; Agricultural Education; Class Baseball (1, 2); Class Hockey (1); Varsity Hockey 
(2, 3) ; Lambda Chi Alpha. 

"Abe" — that's what we call him, even if his given name is Howard Joseph! Certain persons 
have wondered just why "Abe" is not a member of the debating squad, for they say his powers of 
argumentation are unrivaled. Perhaps he used this talent to persuade "the powers that be" to 
reserve a berth for him on the ice. Although somewhat diminutive. "Abe " was one of the few 
sophomores to receive his letter in hockey. If he continues to charm the world as he has his class- 
mates, success awaits him. 



LEO LINWOOD FENTON ALLEN 

"LEO" 

Athol, Mass. Orange High School 

1903; Dairying; Theta Chi. 

Leo is one of our most good natured men. He comes by it naturally, we believe, for few have 
less time off for enjoying themselves. He runs the bovine hospital down at the Hatch Experiment 
Station, living there like a hermit; yet he never complains. Leo can "loop" when occasion 
demands, be it in his flivver or on the dance floor. He is another one of the chaps who have fallen 
for the better-half idea, which he explains in his own words when he says that he exists in Amherst 
and lives in Orange. 



OLIVE ELIZABETH ALLEN 
"OLIVE" 
Flushing, N. Y. Flushing High School 

1905; Floriculture: Delta Phi Gamma. 

Why Olive left the senior class of the highly cidtural atmosphere at Mt. Holyoke to become a 
junior in the agricultural realms of Aggie, we do not quite understand. Yet, this we do know, she 
has not regretted the change. She tells us that Floriculture drew her to Aggie, and we have no 
difiBculty in believing that in this craft her highly artistic temperament will have a natural outlet. 



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JACK AMATT 

"JACK" 
Northampton, Mass. Xorthampton High School 

1906; Landscape Gardening; Class Baseball (1); Soph-Senior Hop Committee (2); Junior 
Prom Committee (3); Kappa Sigma. 

Jack made his debut in Chemistry, but being of artistic temperament, he changed his major 
to Landscape. Jack should take Sociology, for he is quite a fusser, keeping his fraternity brothers 
involved in a vain effort to keep track of his dates. Jack was elected to the Soph-Senior Hop 
Committee last spring and was instrumental in helping to put on that most popular event of the 
year. More recently, the Prom Committee also claimed him. 



HAROLD KING ANSELL 

•DUTCH" 
Amherst, Mass. Clifl'side Park High School 

1903; Agricultural Education; Musical Clubs (1, 2); Collegian (1, 2): Kappa Sigma. 

After finishing the Two- Year course, '"Dutch" decided that higher education had an appeal 
which was too attractive to resist, and thus we found a new classmate in the "boy with the dancing 
feet". On the Glee Club trips, "Dutch" and his dancing feet left a trail of broken hearts all over 
the state. With the Collegian, Clee Glub, and as a cheer leader, "Dutch" is a busy man, but 
even so, the Abbey and the Mountain know him quite well. Once in a while he hearkens to the 
call of Greater New York, and the Ford roadster piles up the miles till Monday morning chapel. 



ELLSAVORTH BARNARD 

"DUTCHY" 

Shelburne Falls, Mass. Arms Academy 

1907; Agricultural Education; Collegian (1, 2, 3): Index (3); Class Track (1); Class Base- 
ball (1); Class Captain (2); Class Sergeant-at-Arms (3) ; Q. T. V. 

You cannot help knowing who "Dutchy" is, for his red sweater bedecked with numerals gives 
him away wherever he happens to be. "Dutchy" has won a warm place in the hearts of all of us 
by the part he is taking in varied activities, from riding horseback to conducting sub rosa enter- 
tainments for the frosh. The COLLEGIAN would not be complete if it did not contain at least 
one of his write-ups in every issue, and he is also one of the handsome editors of this year-book. 
Perhaps the happiest day in his life was the day he handed in his military uniform at the end of 
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KENNETH ALDEN BARTLETT 
"KEN" 

Dorchester, Mass. Jamaica Plain High School 

1907; Entomology; Roister Doisters (1, 2, 3); Class Track (1); Class Basketball (1); Lam- 
da Chi Alpha. 

"Ken" got the "bugaboo" and came all the way from the Plains of Jamaica to make himself 
conspicuous in an entomological way. He has made his presence on the campus very evident, 
frequently appearing before our admiring gaze as a "Roister Doisterian". Our athletic foes have 
found their visits much more enjoyable through his earnest endeavors on the Maroon Key. Al- 
though not chemically inclined, "Ken" attributes his success to the "constant K ". When he 
isn't absorbed with the thoughts of this "perplexing non- variable", he will give you any appetizing 
articles of diet a la Aggie Inn. 

LORA MARGARET BATCHELDER 

"MARG" 

Easthampton, Mass. Easthampton High School 

1906; Agricultural Education; Girls" Glee Club (2, 3); Y. W. C. A. Cabinet (3). 
Hail! the person who has accompanied the Girls" Glee Club through its initial years! This 
Easthampton maiden has complimented us by choosing our College in preference to Middlebury, 
which she left at the beginning of our sophomore year. She can do well anything she sets out to 
do — music, studies, or dancing. Her contagious giggle has captured the hearts of many of the 
girls at the Abbey. Cornell holds a charm for her which comes near to surpassing the attraction 
which Aggie offers. 



Zurich Secondary School 



HANS BAUMGARTNER 

"HANS" 

Zurich, Switzerland 
Pittsfield, Mass. 

1903; Agricultural Education; Class Football (1); Glee Club (2, 3). 

Fresh from the mountains of Switzerland, Hans burst upon us with all the vigor and enthu- 
siasm of the Alpine breezes. Either the Swiss atmosphere must be all that is claimed for it, or 
Hans is a Mellen's Food Product, for he is the class strong man, and has proved his mettle in more 
than one freshman-sophomore contest. Neither do studies hold terrors for him. Without in- 
tending in any way to refer to the old saying, we may note that Hans often asks questions which 
the "profs" cannot answer. 



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Medfield High School 



GORDON EVERETT BEARSE 

"GIBBIE" 
Medfield, Mass. 

1907; Poultry; Class Baseball (1); Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Those who do not really know "Gibbie" are apt to consider him a very quiet and retiring 
youth. But once inside of this reserve, you will find him very different. He is one of the most 
amiable and likeable members of our class. His "side-kick", "Bill" Boper, holds him pretty con- 
sistently to his books, but "Gibbie" never lets his studies interfere with his education. 



MARJORIE ELISE BEEMAN 

"MARG " 

Ware, Mass. Ware High School 

1906; Agricultural Education: Delta Phi Gamma. 

"Marge" is one of our most cheerful co-eds. Everyone on the Campus knows her cheery 
smile and friendly "Hello". She is always working, but somehow finds time for an active interest 
in everybody and everything about her. We have never known her to be disagreeable or uncon- 
genial. Her ambition in life is to write "A" themes for Prof. Rand, and some day we may hear of 
her as a famous contemporary authoress. We shall always remember "Marge" as an outstand- 
ingly cheerful person who will some day own the world, if there is a law of compensation. 



Central High School 



DAVID CARLTON BRADFORD 
"DAVE" 

Springfield, Mass. 

1906; Landscape Gardening; Alpha Gamma Rho. 

"Say, did you hear the one about the fellow that — ". When you hear this you may be sure 
that "Dave" is somewhere around. His repertoire of stories and manner of presentation are with- 
out equal. He is small but powerful. In fact, this energetic son of West Springfield chooses to 
be called "dynamite". "Dave" is a harmonica player of no mean ability, having made one public 
appearance at a smoker, after which, it is claimed, he turned down several offers to go "pro". 
Rumor has it that "Dave" has been seen lurking around the Abbey after dark, but he refuses to 
make any statements for the press concerning this. "Dave" intends to become a landscaper. 



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WAI.TER ABNER BRAY 

"WALT" 

Amherst, Mass. Searles High School 

1905; Chemistry; Musical Clubs (1, 2, 3); Theta Chi. 

It is needless to introduce Walter, for he is the proud owner of the flivver with red wheels, which 
will not even coast downhill. He has a smile for everyone, and it is even said that the piano smiles 
when he tickles the ivories while leading his orchestra. Even though he chose Chemistry as his 
major, he cannot be called foolhardy, for he has hopes of becoming a great chemist, if Dr. Peters 
can be persuaded to that effect. Walter is one of the very few who do not believe in studying for 
finals. 



HORACE TAYLOR BROCKWAY, JR. 

"BROCK" 

South Hadley, Mass. Holyoke High School 

1906; Landscape Gardening; Manager Class Basketball (1); Asst. Manager Varsity Basket- 
ball (3); Junior From Committee (3); Class Baseball (1); Q. T. V. 

The pride of South Hadley didn't waste any time in making himself known after his arrival 
on the campus, and his fame (or notoriety) has increased daily. "Brud" is always ready to engage 
in any dangerous enterprise, whether it be hazing freshmen, going to the Abbey, or playing bridge 
all night. Although he has been accused of studying, no one has ever caught him in the act, but he 
did work for the assistant managership of basketball. Anyone who knows his propensity for 
"riding" is not surprised at his majoring in Military. 



DOROTHY ANN CHAPMAN 
"DOT" 

Newtonville, Mass. Newton High School 

1905; Agricultural Education; Y. W. C. A. Cabinet (2); Delta Phi Gamma. 
We, personally, were always sorry that "Dot" ceased to be the athletic girl that she was during 
our freshman year. She was a wonder to behold behind the bat, and you should have seen her 
on the soccer field! However, sbe transferred her energy to the Charleston and became very adept 
at that art. "Dot's" intimate acquaintances can testify that she is a refreshing and loyal friend 
whose artistic and dramatic abilities are equal to her athletic achievements — which is saving a great 
deal. 

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HAROLD EUGENE CLARK 

■CLARKIE" 

Montague, Mass. Turners Falls High School 

190G; Agricultural Education; Class Treasurer (2); Collegian (1, 2, 3); Index (3); Inter- 
fraternity Conference (3); Honor Council (3); Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

It is needless to try to enumerate all of Harold's fine points because they are known to each 
and everyone of us. He first rose from obscurity during our spohomore year when we all became 
envious of his high scholastic record. However, he cannot rightly be called a grind, as his position 
on the Collegian and as Editor-in-Chief of our noble year-book will testify. His reputation for 
honesty and reliability has won for him a seat on the Honor Council as one of our class repre- 
sentatives. 



ALBERT CAIRNES COOK 

"AL" 

Waverly, Mass. Belmont High School 

1902; Agricultural Education; Class Football (1); Varsity Football (2, 3) : Senate (3); In- 
terclass Athletic Board (3); Junior Prom Committee (3); Class Captain (2, 3); Class Hockey 
(1,2); ClassBasketbalKl, 2, 3); Phi Sigma Kappa. 

See the boy making the gorilla face just before he tears through the opposing team for a first 
down.' That's "Cookie! ". But looks on the gridiron are often deceiving, for "Cookie" is a good- 
natured, big-hearted fellow. Aside from his accomplishments in football and hockey, "Cookie" 
made a very creditable class captain. We wonder why he always comes back from a Belmont 
week-end rejuvenated. There's a reason! Best o' luck, "Cookie". 



DOROTHY MABEL COOKE 

"DOT" 

Richmond, Mass. Brighton High School 

1906; Botany; Girls' Glee Club (1, 2, 3); Delta Phi Gamma. 

"Dot" is a girl still to be discovered by many of us. She objects to being called a "studious 
student", but let us say that she is a corking good one. Science and literature are her specialties. 
Who knows but that some day we may boast of having a poet as a classmate? Or perhaps another 
Madame Cure will startle the scientific world with her discoveries. As owner of the "Cookie Shop" 
"Dot" accumulates many shekels and keeps the "Abbeyites" from starvation. 



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Amherst High School 



FRANCIS JEREMIAH CROWLEY 

"FRANK" 
Amherst, Mass. 

1905; Chemistry; Q. T. V. 

If, when you are peacefully slumbering through a dull lecture, you suddenly receive a violent 
poke in the ribs, you can be fairly certain that the person behind you is the individual whose picture 
appears herewith. His liking for practical jokes sometimes brings surprising results, but one must 
hand it to him for the success with which he "kids" the profs along into thinking that he knows 
something about his studies. Like all great men, he suffers an occasional illusion, one of which is 
that he can play bridge. 



JAMES HUGH GREY CUNNINGHAM 

"JIM" 

Quincy, Mass. Quincy High School 

1907; Agricultural Education; Class Football (1, 2): Index (3); Interfraternitj- Con- 
ference (3); Asst. Manager Varsity Hockey (3); Glee Club (3); Alpha Sigma Phi. 

"Jim" is one of these quiet, unassuming souls who ever form a very important part of every 
college community. Deeds, not words, characterize his actions. He is always found ready to 
tackle the varsity gridsters for a scrimmage and to emerge from a bruise-inflicting heap with a 
smile. In a more artistic mood, he accompanies the Glee Club in its numerous concerts. We 
trust that "Jim" will always possess his likable qualities which have gained for him such a long list 
of friends. 



Arlington, Mass. 

1906; Pomology; 



RICHARD JACKSON DAVIS 

"DICK" 

Arlington High School 
Class Football (1); Class Hockey (1); Manager Varsity Baseball (3); 
Soph-Senior Hop Committee (2); Maroon Key (2) ; Phi Sigma Kappa. 

"Dick" is another on Aggies long list of big men hailing from Arlington. Like those who have 
preceded him, he has great possibilities as a hockey player. He is also kept busy by his position as 
manager of baseball and by his job in the cafeteria; but, in addition, he found time to serve his class 
on the Maroon Key Society, the Soph-Senior Hop Committee, and as class treasurer. He is the 
great organizer of class smokers. "Dick's" popularity is well deserved. 



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CAROLYN DEAN 

lltica, New York Utica Free Academy 

1904; Landscape Gardening; Women's Student Council (2, 3); Delta Phi Gamma. 
Carolyn is just naturally a leader. She has been co-ed chairman of our class for three years, 
during which time the girls have been continually active, successfully staging a rebellion (remember 
the faded green tassels on those tams.') and gladly cooperating with the boys whenever the oppor- 
tunity presented itself. Of a rather silent nature, Carolyn is not easily taken into one's circle of 
intimates, but the Abbey (and a favored few outside) have come to know her as a lively character, 
with an ever-working sen.se of humor. Anyone who has been privileged to ride in the "Amoeba" 
with Carolyn at the helm will realize that she has her lighter moments, at which time she is fully 
capable of taking a corner on two wheels and faith. 



IAN OLIPHANT DENTON 

.'VUleboro, Mass. Norton High School 

1906; Poultry. 

Denton hails from the "City of Jewelry", and that undoubtedly explains how he can support 
his flivver and still have money enough left to go to college. We never hear much from him, but 
when it comes to courses in An Hus, he certainly knows what he is talking about. Never'try to 
argue with him about rural topics. His unsurpassable strength is made obvious by the manner 
in which he balances a tray on occasions. 



WILLIAM HILL DRAPER, JR. 

"BILL" 
Watertown, Mass. Watertown High School 

1905; Landscape Gardening; Musical Clubs (1); Maroon Key (2); Kappa Sigma. 

"Bill" had an ambition to become the class fusser, but so far he has contented himself by say- 
ing it with music. So well does he say it that he was chosen class musician. If, while passing 
the "Mem" Building in the evening, you chance to hear a saxophone with "that rich, sweet tone", 
you can be sure that "Bill" is putting the blue notes into the latest. "Bill" is majoring in Land- 
scape, and we know that if he can lay out a park as readily as he can play a "hot" chorus, he will 
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HOEATIO MALCOLM DRESSER 

"MAC" 
South Hadley, Mass. Brookline High School 

1905; Agricultural Education; Class Football (1); Class Track (1); Index (3); Varsity 
Track (2, 3); Alpha Sigma Phi. 

"Mac" is another member of the editorial board of this volume, and has proven an invaluable 
assrt with his hard-working typewriter. However, it is on the athletic field that he is seen at his 
best. His mighty right arm has won many points for the Maroon and White, and we hope that 
it will continue to do so. "Mac" must have some of the proverbial Yankee blood in his veins, for 
the rapidity with which he has swapped cars has overwhelmed us. 



LAWRENCE WILLIAM ELLIOTT 

"LOS" 
Waltham, Mass. Waltham High School 

1906; Agricultural Education; Class Hockey (1); Lambda Chi Alpha. 

"Los" is a staunch member of one of our prominent campus trios. AVere it not for his rather 
elongated stature, "Los" would doubtle.=s be a hockey star, but his extremities are rather hard to 
handle. The Military Department was sorely disappointed when he failed to elect the advanced 
11. O. T. C. course. He made such a fine sergeant last year, in spite of the fact that he occasionally 
appeared at drill leggingless, but not beardlessi "Los's" propensity for studying finds outlet in 
numerous Aggie Ed courses. 



Lawrence High School 



JOSEPH ANDREW EVANS 
"JOE" 

Lawrence, Mass. 

1904; Farm Management; Q. T. V. 

The only thing loud about "Joe" is the hair on his head, and even that is of a rather conser- 
vative hue, as far as red goes. He transferred from New Hampshire State L^niversity to become a 
member of 1927 when thej' were sophomores, but he was unable to return. Last fall, the class 
of 1928 welcomed him as a worthy member. In spite of the fact that he rooms in North College, 
"IJed" has proved himself to be a respectful and law-abiding student. In athletics, football and 
baseball draw his attention. 



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Grcoiifit'ld High School 



SETH JUDSON EWER 

"JOE" 

Leydcn, Mass. 

1905; Botany. 

Seth has been in the public eye ever since he landed on our Campus. In fact, he could not 
help himself, for he presides at all our chapel exercises with his beloved instrument, the pipe-organ. 
He is admired by freshmen, wondered at by sophomores, loved bj' juniors, and proclaimed by seniors. 
In spite of Seth's untiring habit of playing the organ at chapel exercises, he is a real good sort 
and will make a name for himself in the botanical world, we are sure. 



THOMAS WELLS FERGUSON, JR. 

"TOM" 
Stow, Mass. Hale High School 

1905; Landscape Gardening; Manager Class Football (1); Asst. Manager Varsity Footliall 
(;i); Rifle Team (1, 2); Aggie Revue (2); Theta Chi. 

Although "Tommy" comes from a nine oclock town, (Stow), we may justly place him at least 
three hours ahead of his little village, for we know that small villages do not always produce mis- 
ogynists. "Tommies" ability to grow a good-sized moustaehio, combined with his semi-weekly 
trip to the Mountain proves this. We know that if "Tommy" goes into his work after graduation 
as he has into his managership of football and his Landscape Gardening studies, he will surely 
make good. 



FREDERIC JAMES FLEMINGS 

"FREDDY" 
Sharon, Mass. Huntington School 

1904; Landscape Gardening; Varsitv Relav (2); Class Track (1, 2); Class Football (2): 
Class Baseball (2); Theta Chi. 

Little "Freddy" is the pet of his friends. He is a cute little fellow with a tenor voice which 
may be heard ordering the boys around the drill field. He also has that amount of vim and vigor 
which small people commonly have and which may account for the fact that he is not ashamed of 
anybody — no, not even "Fat" Burrell. AVe shall have to admit his good looks, which may account 
for his leanings towards the Abbey rather than to other nearby institutions. He has an active 
body and an able mind which will surely contribute to his success. 



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JOSEPH HENRY FOREST 

"JOE" 

Arlington, Mass. Arlington High School 

1906; Agricultural Education; Varsity Cross-Country (2); Varsity Hockey (2, 3) ; Captain 
Varsity Hockey (3); Alpha Gamma Rho. 

This gay young blade hails from the land of celery and lettuce, and evidently of skaters, for 
"Joe" is captain of our hockey team. He has an uncanny way of giving our opponents that sinking 
sensation every time he takes one of his famous drives at the cage. "Joe" has also loped around 
some with the "hill and dalers". He also swings a wicked potato scoop in the serving line at 
Draper. In addition to all this, he still finds time to be a frequent caller at the Abbey and to 
major in Aggie Ed. His second favorite past-time is arranging schedules devoid of afternooa 
classes. 

ROBERT LEO FOX 

"BOB" 
Ware, Mass. Ware High School 

1904; Agricultural Education; Index (3); Roister Doisters (2 ,3); Q. T. V. 

There was a time when it wasn't safe to ask "Bob" "Ware" he came from, but college has 
changed him, although he still won't believe that anyone is serious when speaking about his curly 
hair, rosy cheeks, and sparkling eyes. The fact that he is chosen as a movie actor ought to con- 
vince him that the compliments which he gets are more than flattery, but it doesn't. As a side 
activity "Bob" goes in for football, and has ambitions to become as expert at line-breaking as he 
is at heartbreaking (unknowingly); but he'll have to go some! 



PAUL FREDERICK FRESE 

"PAUL" 

Waltham, Mass. ' Waltham High School 

1906; Floriculture; Rifle Team (1, 2); Varsitv Hockey (2, 3) ; Class Hockev; Lambda Chi 
Alpha. 

Paul has that widely sought quality of minding his own affairs. While he can often be seen 
walking pensively about the Campus, only those of us who know him well understand his true 
virtues. His ability on the runners was early noticed by the hockey coaches, and he became a 
fixed quantity on the varsity. Floriculture seems to have the greatest attraction for Paul, and he 
may often be found in the greenhouses planning his life's work upon graduating from Aggie. We 
fail to see anything but success in this field for such an energetic, conscientious horticulturist as 
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CHARLES EDWIN GIFFORD 

"EDDIE" 

Sutton, Mass. North High School 

1907; Landscape Gardening; Class Football (1); Kappa Sigma. 

This original artist is, of course, -finding an outlet for expression in Landscape. "Eddie" has 
quite an aptitude for sketching, and we expect to hear more from him as years go by. "Eddie" 
also works out in the Drill Hall quite often now as he is majoring in Military. The R. O. T. C. 
J$and lost a valuable and conspicuous member when "Eddie" and his big horn advanced to the 
junior class. 



MAXWELL HENRY GOLDBERG 

"M.\X" 
Sloneham, Mass. Boston Latin School 

1907; Agricultural Education; Roister Doisters (1, 2, 3); Varsity Debating (2, 3); M. A. C. 
C. A. Cabinet (3); Interfraternity Conference (3); Delta Phi Alpha. 

This dark-haired youth with the dreamy eyes managed to keep him.self well hidden during 
most of our freshman year. However, anyone who could get a hundred regularly in "Doe" Tor- 
rey's Botany couldn't remain inconspicuous for long; especially as he has kept up the good work 
in all his other courses. "Max" is also an orator of parts, as he proved by winning the Burnham 
Declamation Contest. Furthermore, he has earned membership in the Roister Doisters, and, as 
if lliis were not enough, he is an all around good fellow, and a loyal supporter of the class of 1928. 



HARRIET PHOEBE HALL 

"HARRIET" 

Great Barrington, Mass. Searles High School 

1906; Chemistry; Girls" Glee Club (2, 3); Y. W. C. A. Cabinet (3). 

Phoebe is a part of the Batchelder-Hall partnership, and like her other half, she joined us in 
our sophomore year. It is a shame that she does not show to the casual observer all the fine qual- 
ities which we have found in her, now that we know her. Phoebe prefers gold to silver as far as 
ordinary speech is concerned, but her lusty voice is an estimable asset to the Girls" Glee Club. 
Her undying loyalty to the Y. W. C. A. has helped to put this organization on its feet, and her 
brilliant scholastic record is an honor to Aggie. 



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JOHN STANLEY HALL 

"STAN" 
I/ynn, Mass. Classical High School 

lOOO; Chemistry; Class Track (1); Varsity Track (2); Varsity Relay ('•2, 3) ; Captain Var- 
sily Relay (3); Alpha Gamma Rho. 

This fair lad comes to us from the land of the famous vegetable compound. It was not long 
after he had shaken the fetters of the home town that he realized his latent social abilities. Now 
he lists among his conquests the Abbey, Mt. Holyoke. The Peoples Institute, Miss Parker's, and 
numerous others. But the place where "Stan" really shows his stuff is on the track. He is our 
stellar quarter-miler and captain of relay. "Stan" intends to be a chemist when he leaves his 
Alma Mater and will undoubtedly make good in his chosen field. 

ALEXANDER CARLTON HODSON 

"ALEC" 
Itcading, Mass. Reading. Mass. 

1906; Entomology; Class Track (1); President Maroon Key (2); Chairman, Soph-Senior 
Hop Committee (2); Senate (2); Informal Committee (3); Chairman, Junior Prom Committee 
(.'!); Index (3); Class Vice-President (2); Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

"Alec" is one of those easy-going fellows who worries about nothing, but who is always busy. 
During his leisure hours, he may usually be found at the Memorial Building, of which he is one 
of the guardians and which is always spick and span as a result of his labors. His various activities 
listed above are ample proof of the part which he is taking in extra-curriculum activities. 
His work, however, does not occupy all his time, as he may be seen wending his way towards the 
.\bbey occasionally (say twice a week). He is one of the chosen few who have made themselves 
conspicuous by absence from the Dean's Board every term. 

J5ERTRAM HOLBROOK HOLLAND 

"BERT" 
Millis, Mass. Millis High School 

1908; Chemistry; Q. T. V. 

Here we have another young gentleman who believes that the best way to go through college 
is to stick strictly to one's own business. Not that he isn't always willing to help you out. but he 
seems to have a dislike for obtrusiveness. However. "Bert's" character has unsuspected depth, 
and one who didn't know him might even be shocked at times; but we must blame that on the 
corrupting influence of college life. In pursuance of his desire to make the most of college. "Bert" 
is majoring in Chemistry and Military. Can you imagine him bawling out the freshmen." 



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FRANK FULLER HOMEYER 

"FRANKIE" 
Wcllesley, Mass. Welloslcy Higli School 

1906; Agricultural Economics; Class Cross-Country (1); Aggie Revue (3); Roister Doisters 
(2,3); Interfraternity Conference (3) ; Theta Chi. 

Did you ever meet "Frankie"? Well, just drop around to the fraternity house some evening, 
and come prepared to laugh, for Frank is one of the funniest and most likeable men in the class. 
After having seen the Prom Show last ,vear, who could doubt, should Frank so desire, that he has 
a future ahead of him as a comedian.' One would think that with his natural wit he would be just 
the man to take a couple extra years of Military, but for some reason he does not take kindly to 
the army and prefers to spend his time wrestling with questions which "Doc" Cance springs every 
once in a while. 



Conwav High School 



WALTER MORTON ROWLAND 

"WALT" 

Conway, Mass. 

1907; Poultry; Alpha Gamma Rho. 

This retiring swain from the wilderness of Conway manages to keep himself in seclusion the 
greater part of his time. It is reported that he has been seen on the campus on his way to a class, 
but we could not find any evidence to actually prove this. We figure that "Walt" must be one 
of those people that you read about, who don't have much to say but who do a lot of thinking. 
He was acclaimed by his classmates as class rustic. 



Amherst High School 



WILLIAM EATON HYDE 
"BILL" 

Amherst, Mass. 

1905; Landscape Gardening; Class Track (1); Theta Chi. 

Among the thirty or more fellows who have glimpses of "Bill" every day, he is the only one 
who knows whether his hair is marcelled or not, and he won't tell! "Bill " is an energetic soul who 
needs only a gun or a phonograph to start his feet moving. We expect to see jovial "Bill", in 
company with his brother, distinguishing himself with the firm of "Hyde and Hide, Landscape 
.\rchitects." 

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THOMAS JOSEPH KANE 

"TOM- 

Wostfiekl, Mass. St. Mary's High School 

1906; Agricultural Education: Class Basketball (1); Basketball (3); Q. T. V. 
The product of Westfield and St. Anselm's College, "Tom" arrived on the campus with the 
class of 1928, and with the aid of his red-headed partner in crime, has succeeded in making the 
expression "Kane and Mahoney", a synonym for excitement. He has all the qualifications for 
a comedy villain, and it is a shame for him to be wasting his time at an agricultural college. How- 
ever, he does forget himself once in a while and take things seriously, as can be seen by watching 
him on a basketball court. 



Hingham High School 



ROBERT JOSEPH KARRER 

"BOB" 

Hingham, Mass. 

190G; Poultry; Class Football (1, 2); Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Out from the hills of Hingham came this hardy youth. At home on the football field as well 
as in the classroom is "Bob". "Blind dates" hold no terror for him, and he is as lucky as if his 
pockets were filled with proverbial horseshoes. A militant of the first order, "Bob's" notes have 
helped many a rookie over the rough spots in military training. He has developed a love for horse- 
back riding, and a common nightly ride for him is over the Notch to South Hadley. 



RICHARD COOLIDGE KELTON 

"DICK" 

llubbardston, Mass. Worcester North High 

1903; Farm Management; Varsity Football (3); Lambda Chi Alpha. 

If you happen to notice hanging around North Dorm a blue-eyed, blond, big boy with a smile 
like the morning sun, that's "Dick". And if you wish consolation of any sort, stop in and see this 
dry humorist. He'll cure you of homesickness or lovesickness as quick as a wink and send you 
away with a light heart. "Dick " is persevering in everything from football to "Vet " courses. 
He says little but docs a lot. "When "Dick" decided to return to College after a year of business, 
it was a lucky day for the class of '28. 



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WELLINGTON KENNEDY 

Rid Bank. X. J. 

1906; Landscape Gardening; Index (3) 



Red Bank High Scliool 
Interfraternity Conference (,S); Manager, Class 



Hoclcey(l); Kappa Epsilon 

This quiet classmate of ours came into prominence during the hockey season of our freshman 
year, for he was one of the aspirants for the hockey managership. How well we remember those 
cold days when he kept us out in the cold shoveling off the rink! He stuck to it as long as we did, 
so we had no complaint to offer. You also remember he was one of the promoters of the flower 
show last fall, at which he exhibited his artistic taste to such good advantage. This Index contains 
further proof of his talent. 



DANA JUDSON KIDDER, JR. 

"KID" 

Fayville, Mass. Peters High School 

1900; Landscape Gardening; Index (3); Maroon Key (2); Theta Chi. 

Ever since "Kid" came to college from "Fayville-Two-Poles Ahead", his influence has been 
apparent. As a member of his fraternity basketball team he is a constant worry to opponents, 
while his work on the track during his first two years was of a highly commendable type. But 
that for which we like "Kid" best is his friendly spirit and unquenchable jovial attitude toward 
everyone. His tall stature, blond complexion, and nimble feet are determining factors in his pop- 
ularity with the ladies. His ability as a budding artist is apparent from his pen strokes wilhin 
this Index. 



JOHN ADAMS KIMBALL 

"JACK" 

Littleton, Mass. Littleton High School 

1906; Agricultural Education; Soph-Senior Hop Committee (2); Junior Prom Committee 
(3); Manager, Class Baseball (1); Ass't. Manager, Musical Clubs (3); Lambda Chi Alpha. 

"Jack" isn't a very big fellow, and he doesn't come from a very big town, but. say, did you 
ever see him in a scrap? Particularly an interclass scrap.^ He always picks out the big fellows, 
and once he gets them in his clutches he has no mercy upon them. Wherever there is any excite- 
ment, "Jack" is sure to be found; or, to say it better, wherever "Jack" is, excitement is sure to be 
found. He is our terpsichorean supreme and a shining social light — such a brilliant light, in fact, 
that he was elected to both the Soph-Senior Hop and Junior Prom Committees. 



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CONSTANTINE PERICLES LADAS 
"DINNY" 

Athens, Greece University of Athens 

Boston, Mass. 

1901; Agricultural Education. 

To hustling, bustling America came "Dinny" from far-off, romance-loving Greece, filled with 
the echoes of its ancient glory. We have not seen much of "Dinny" in our various class activities. 
Possibly it is because of the difficulty which he has in adjusting himself to the peculiarities of our 
thoughts and actions. Moreover, "Dinny" is a student who may be found at almost any time 
pouring over his books in some secluded corner of the library. We are glad that "Dinny" has 
come to our Campus. He affords a striking and refreshing contrast between our own prosaic 
materialism and the spirit of Greece, with its delight in the sensuously beautiful, its deep appre- 
ciation of the artistic. 

DONALD RICHER LANE 
"DON" 

Brockton, Mass. Brockton High School 

1906; Landscape Gardening; Glee Club (1, 2, 3); Class Football (1); Class Hockey (1); 
Class Baseball (1); Six-Man-Rope-Pull (2); Varsity Hockey (2) ; Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Perhaps it was his hailing from the "Shoe City" that enabled "Don" to be the star kicker on 
our freshman football team. He always has been a mainstay for the Class of 1928 when a class 
scrap or contest was underway. "Don's" hobby is military, but we wonder why he always starts 
Abbeyward with an extra horse? North Dorm has quite a hold on him, for in spite of the appeal 
of fraternity life, he continues to hibernate in the Dorm and hold the underclassmen from becoming 
too rebellious. Despite his reticence, our class soldier is deservedly popular. 

ALBERT JOSEPH LAPRISE 

"AL" 

Great Barrington, Mass. Searles High School 

1906; Agricultural Education; Index (3); Class Track (1); Lambda Chi Alpha. 
From the foothills of the Berkshires came a youth to our campus one day. How he was able 
to leave the "Gateway of Nature" and spend his valuable time here we have not yet found out, 
but "AI" is still with us and continues to make our gatherings amusing by his wit. "Al" never 
rushed the "Abbeyites", but acts as advisor to some of them. Some day we expect to find him 
the head of the Undina Soda Water Company, where his effervescent qualities, attested by his 
selection as class wit, will have ample outlet. 



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Holyoke High School 



ELIZABETH RUTH LASSITER 
"BETTV 
Holyoke, Mass. 

1906; Home Economics; Aggie Revue (2); Delta Phi Gamma. 

The tall, lily-like personage is Elizabeth Ruth. She goes to all parties, smiles at all men with 
equal fervor, except one, wears clothes well, and can talk about nothing for hours without showing 
a sign of fatigue, and leaves her hearer amused and asking for more when she has finished. If she 
knew what we were writing she'd say "Go bang your head!" and make eyes at us, and then show 
us the camel dance from "Criss-Cross". "Betty" is our liveliest co-ed, and never "too-tired" for 
anything, whether it be a trip to Springfield in a doubtful fliver, or an all-night dance. 



KARL GEORGE LAUBENSTEIN 
"LAUBIE" 

Maynard, Mass. Maynard High School 

1903; Agricultural Education; Glee Club (2, 3); Kappa Gamma Phi. 

Although "Laubie", who spent his "frosh days" at Northeastern University, did not enter 
M. A. C. as a freshman, and did not have to endure the various trials and tribulations which fell 
to the lot of the incoming neophytes, never-the-less, he has been an ardent supporter of his adopted 
class on more than one occasion. Our first recollection of "Laubie" consists of a picture of a quick- 
stepping individual who eternally puffed away at a cigarette. Time has revised our concept. 
Behind a quiet, taciturn e.xterior are to be found calm confidence and unswerving perseverance, 
together with an alert mind, ready wit, and warm sympathy and understanding. 



Technical High School 



JULIA RUTH LAWRENCE 

"JULIE" 
Springfield, Mass. 

1906; Botany; Delta Phi Gamma. 

Twinkle, twinkle, little light. 
Over in the Chem Lab bright. 
How we look for you in vain 
From within our window panel 
"Julie" claims she is majoring in Botany, but we all think her chief interest is Chemistry and 
"black tomcats". Isn't it true, Julia.^ "Julie" is a girl from "Tech" who means a world to us. 
A fine scout leader, a friendly, yet reserved person is she, who has pronounced likes and dislikes. 
If you don't know her, it is time you became acquainted. She's fine, all through. 



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Chicopee High School 



CHARLES SMITH LEONARD 
"CHARLIE" 
Chicopee, Mass. 

1906; Chemistry; Class Basketball (1); Lambda Chi Alpha. 

"Charlie" is one of our most adept trippers of the light fantastic, and is frequently seen at 
almost any dance in the vicinity. His inclination toward travel resulted in the purchase of a — no. 
you couldn't call it an automobile. "Charlie" evidently prefers to purchase nicotine instead of 
gasoline, however, for on week-days he ambles up to the Chem Lab with a stogy between his teeth. 



DOROTHY LUELLA LEONARD 
"DOT" 

West Springfield, Mass. West Springfield High School 

1906; Agricultural Education; Index (3); Secretary Women's Student Council (3); Delta 
Phi Gamma. 

Do you crave an understanding soul to comfort you.' That is "Dots". Whether you are 
walking, reading poetry, playing tennis, studying, or having a heart to heart talk, you are sure to 
enjoy it more if it's with "Dots". As a roommate, she is a dear, but do you remember, "No Ice 
Today '? A sincere and loving friend, a girl of many moods, who lives intensely and is well oil 
the way to literary genius is "Dots". We have indications from time to time that Dorothy is 
interested in the Irish; in fact, she spends quite a portion of her time in studying them. 



MARGARET ELIZABETH LINCOLN 

"PEG " 

Shirley, Mass. West Lebanon Academy 

1906; Rural Home Life; Delta Phi Gamma. 

"Peg" is a girl some unfortunates haven't become very well acquainted with yet. She left 
Drexel to join us in our sophomore year, and has had to struggle against the usual lot of a transfer 
in making up courses. Modest and unassuming, yet genial and interested in people, "Peg" has a 
world of interests to look forward to. We predict a brilliant future for her in the realm of dietetics, 
and expect her to fill the place which Miss MacDonald now holds in the hearts (stomachs) of 
future .\gates. 



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Hingham High School 



ROBERT ALEXANDER LINCOLN 

'BOB" 
Hingham, Mass. 

1907; Landscape Gardening; Class Football (I); Theta Chi. 

Who knows what sort of a man may have been foisted upon us in this quiet chap from Hing- 
ham.' "Bob's" most distinguishing characteristic is his reticence, but his intimate friends who 
have experienced his dry humor and subtle sarcasm can vouch for his ability to make his own way. 
"Bob" is decidedly more conspicuous during summer vacations; he makes a thrilling life-guard at 
Nantasket! 



MARGARET ADAMS LITTLE 

"PEG" 

Newburyport, Mass. Newburyport High School 

1900; Rural Home Life; Delta Phi Gamma. 

When "Peggy" entered M, A. C. she was a chubby little girl who talked baby-talk. With her 
curly, yellow hair and big, blue eyes she furnished comfortable relaxation for masculine eyes. She 
has come to have real dignity, and has changed in many ways. For instance, she has centered her 
attentions, and we agree that she knows whereof she speaks when she says her kitchen is all planned. 
To the girls who know her well, "Peggy" is a constant joy for her sunny disposition and sweetness. 
We are happy indeed to have her for a friend, and wish her all happiness in her Home Economics in 
tlie vears to come. 



DOUGLAS WINTHROP LORING 

"DOUG" 
Springfield, Mass. Central High School 

1906; Agricultural Education; Collegian (1, 2, 3); Maroon Key {-2); Soph-Senior Hop 
Committee (2) ; Phi Sigma Kappa. 

A stranger upon entering the room of this "City of Homes" hero would wonder whether it were 
a photographer's studio or the room of a born fusser. The only justification "Doug" gives is that 
all his pictures are of the same girl. His philosophy is perhaps best expressed by the following quo- 
tation: "The whisper of a beautiful woman can be heard further than the loudest yell of duty." 
This curly-headed youth from Springfield, with his literary ability, his musical talent, and his at- 
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ELIZABETH PERRY LOVE 

•■HETTY" 
South Worcester, Mass. Mary E. Wells High School 

1901; Agricultural Education. 

Bustling, Breezy, Busy — we connect every one of these words with "Betty". She received her 
early training at Skidmore, and has never been able to shake off its influence completely. It has 
been said of "Betty" that she has never made an unkind remark about anyone, but she tells us that 
we do not know her. "Betty" makes a pleasant companion when she snatches away a "few" 
minutes from her ever-pressing lessons. And, if you still believe that women can't keep secrets, 
you don't know "Betty". 



EDWIN ELLIOTT MARSH 

"RED" 

Pittsfield, Mass. Hartford High School 

1902; Landscape Gardening; Glee Club (3); Interfraternity Confernece (3); Q. T. V. 
"Red" joined the ranks of the Class of 1928 at the beginning of our sophomore year, and the 
color and te.xture of his reddish-gold locks have made him as well-known as his quiet disposition will 
allow. The impressiveness of his appearance was once augmented by a moustache, which aroused 
the jealousy of the seniors, and thereby hangs a tale. Although his musical ability occasionally 
shows itself, he is generally seen and not heard. "Red" presents a proof that dislike for publicitj' 
is no detriment to popularity. 



LEON CHESTER MARSTON, JR. 

"CHET" 
Brockton, Mass. Brockton High School 

1905; Entomology; Six-Man-Rope-Pull (1, 2); Lambda Chi Alpha. 

"Chet" hails from the shoe manufacturing town of Brockton. We see little of him ordinarily, 
for he seems to keep himself absorbed in his books most of the time. But he is always at hand when 
class activities loom up, and his sturdy physical make-up has never failed to add a power to our 
rope pulls and banquet scraps. If "Chet" takes his future tasks in hand in the same manner in 
which he has taken his college duties, and several odd-classmen, success and accomplishment await 
him. 

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WALTER HERMAN MARX 

"MARXIE" 
Holyoke, Mass. Holyoke High School 

1906; Dairy: Class Football (1); Class Track (1); Glee Club (1, 2); Kappa Epsilon. 

"Marxie" realized his mistake very quickly when he decided to drop back into the class of '29, 
but his comeback was determined. After persuading the Dean that he belonged with us, and after 
repeating several courses in order to show the faculty that he had been misjudged, he was reinstated 
in the class of '28 once more. If you are desirous of a date "over the Mountain ", just speak to this 
"Shiek of Holvoke". "Marxie" is also one of our huskiest gridsters. 



WALTER KENNETH McGUIRE 

"MAC" 

Whitinsvillc, Mass. Northbridge High School 

1905; Landscape Gardening; Class Basketball (1, 2). 

"Mac" is a member of our championship interclass basketball team, and to him goes much of 
the credit earned in securing the pennant for our class. He hibernates in North College, where his 
alertness in securing "Information of the Enemy" played an important part in our class activities 
during our first two years. "A man without humor is like a wagon without springs", 'tis said, so 
yon never need be jolted when you are with "Mac", for his unostentatious wit is never-failing. 



LESLIE IRVING McEWEN 

"SQUASH" 

Winchester, Mass. Winchester High School 

1906; Agricultural Education; Class Football (1): Class Basketball (1, 2); Class Baseball (1); 
Lambda Chi Alpha. 

"Squash" — what an intriguing nickname, by the way — is a living proof of the old saying about 
appearances being deceitful, for wherever he may be, or whatever he may be doing, that sleepy 
expression is never absent from his face; but when you really get to know him, disillusionment is 
immediate and complete. He never allows life to become dull or uninteresting if he can help it. 
Even the peaceful and studious atmosphere of North College cannot subdue "Squash's" craving for 
excitement, which craving is probably the reason why basketball holds such evident attractions 
for him. 

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West Springfield High School 



ETHAN DANA MOORE 

"DOC" 

West Springfield, Mass. 

1905; Landscape Gardening; Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Here is our Romeo. After a year at Northeastern, "Doc" decided that a co-educational 
school was the place for him, so he joined our ranks. He aspired to be a track man, but decided 
that this was outside his line, so he took up the genteel art of "hash-slinging" and now is waiter 
de-luxe of the dining hall. He is one of those few who can carry in ten mains on one tray with no 
serious after-effect. He is also an aesthetic soul who intends to spend his future beautifying 
Nature. 



ELIZABETH ALMA MOREY 
"CHILDY" 

Bolton, Mass. Quincy High School 

1907; Agricultural Education; Class Historian (3); Delta Phi Gamma. 

"Childy" deserves more than a mere mention. The Abbey, which has seen her in all kinds of 
moods and tenses, considers her priceless. She is famous for impersonation and eccentric dancing, 
and everyone who attended our class banquet in 1926 will always remember "Betty's" stirring 
speech. "We hear she is also gifted as a musician and as a horsewoman. Reports have come to us 
of her prowess in the latter art, but "Childy" has laid away her big cello since her freshman year. 
She may yet distinguish herself in the realms of harmony, despite her erstwhile neglect of her music. 

ROBERT EARL MORIARTY 

"BOB" 

Monson, Mass. Monson Academy 

1905; Agricultural Education; Varsity Baseball (2); Class Basketball (1); Alpha Gamma 
Rho. 

Our varsity short-stop. To see "Bob" leap or slide and smear a tough one is a sight never to 
be forgotten. When the snow begins to fall on the diamond, "Bob" goes indoors and works out 
with the "hoopster's club", in which league he conducts himself with much credit. "Bob" is the 
possessor of a rare good nature and a smile that makes everyone his friend. Of late he has been 
making a series of mysterious trips back to the home town. Although he refuses to divulge any- 
thing on the matter, we believe he is not making these trips merely to buy a derby or a pair of socks. 
Whatever line he goes into, we are sure he will reach the top. 



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HAROLD LAURUD MORLAND 

"HAL" 
Islington, Mass. Norfolk County Agricultural School 

1906; Agricultural Education; Class Hockey (1). 

Is it possible that there be anyone in college whom scandal dare not approach? Yes, for this 
is he: an individual so unobtrusive in manner, and so attentive to his own affairs that even campus 
gossip has never brought to light anything against his character; yet, despite this, a loyal sup- 
porter of the class of 1928. 



DANIEL JOSEPH MULHERN 
"DANNY" 

Roslindale, Mass. Jamaica Plain High School 

1906; Agricultural Education; Class Football (1); Class Baseball (1); Varsity Football 
(3); Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Many a less gifted soul has envied "Danny" his command of the mother tongue, which 
power evidently impressed his classmates in their selection of class characters. Of late, "Danny" 
has extended his activities from football and baseball to newspaper work, and rumors of revenge 
for undesired publicity have reached us from the objects of his endeavors. We have often 
wondered if "Danny" owned a razor strop. 



Holliston High School 



RALPH GORDON MURCH 

"MURCHIE" 
Holliston, Mass. 

1907; Animal Husbandry; Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

Gordon is one of our campus mysteries. Apparently very shy and modest, he is perfectly at 
home when it comes to a free-for-all battle on a Northampton dance floor. Like most mysteries, 
there is a pleasant surprise for those who will penetrate within his characteristic reserve. He has a 
genialty and a ready wit of rare quality which are well worth discovering. 



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FRANK FREEMAN NOBLE 

■'FRANK- 
Fall River, Mass. Bristol County Agricultural School 

1907; Landscape Gardening; Glee Club (1); Varsity Football (1); Q. T. V. 

This husky youth hasn't exactly the profile of Valentino, but he is undeniably handsome, 
nevertheless, and the preservation of that "school girl complexion" must cost a lot of trouble. It 
would be too much to expect Frank to keep away from the Abbey, for he is generous with his af- 
fections. However, his social activities do not take up all his time, and this year he has blossomed 
forth as a football player of parts. 



Hudson High School 



JOHN LYMAN NUTTING 

•JACK" 
West Berlin, Mass. 

1905; Pomology; Phi Sigma Kappa. 

"Silence is a virtue of the wise." Little is known about this slender, dark-haired youth, but 
what is known is good. What would the dining hall do without "Jack"? He is the first to arrive 
in the morning and the last to leave at night. He must have to heat the water and start the break- 
fast. "Jack" is majoring in Pomology, and spends many a fruitful moment in the orchards. 



ROBERT HAMMOND OWERS 

"BOB" 

Taunton, Mass. Tauton High School 

190G; Landscape Gardening; Glee Club (2, 3); Ass't Manager, Roister Doisters (3); Fresh- 
man Debating Team (1); Alpha Gamma Rho. 

The first time we met "Bob", he confided that just before he left home he heard a rumor about 
this Santa Clans business being a lot of "bunk". But time changes all, and "Bob" is now the pos- 
sessor of what is undoubtedly the most vigorous and forceful vocabulary in captivity. The 
glitter of the stage attracted him and so he is to be our next manager of the Roister Doisters. Real- 
izing his Websterian qualities, he has gone in for debating. "Bob" also "warbles" in the Glee 
Club. He set out to be the French horn virtuoso of the band, but the horn was finally quietly and 
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JOSEPHINE PANZICA 

"JOE- 
Arlington, Mass. Boston Girls" High School 

1907; Agricultural Education: Collegian (1, 2. 3); Girls' Glee Club (1, 2, 3); Index Board 
(3); Delta Phi Gamma. 

"Joe" is our Napoleon. Like him, she is short but energetic, and his spirit of leadership is 
reincarnated in the Abbey terpsichorean. Sicilian sunshine has been packed up in her brown eyes 
and smiling lips and brought here for our enjoyment. "Joe's" musical ability is frequently dis- 
played in the double trio of our Girls' Glee Club. Incidently, she is one of the Abbey's cheerful 
lenders, always ready to lend a hand, clothes, food, or whatever you may ask. "Joe " is on the 
Collegian and has an ear for news which gives her all the "inside dope" on the Abbey gossip. 



THOMAS AUSTIN PICKETT 

"TOM" 

Beverly, Mass. Beverly High School 

1907; Chemistry; Class Track. 

"Tom" is one of our loyal members who is content in upholding the social as well as the schol- 
astic side of college life. Although he is seldom seen at the "Abbey" or at many of our social func- 
tions, he is a frequent visitor to the distinguished campus over the Notch. He was one of the 
chosen few who received a bid to the Junior Prom there last spring. "Tom" enjoys his own com- 
pany, but is a very agreeable companion upon more intimate acquaintance. He hopes to be a 
chemist, and is well on the way to realization of his aim if marks are a criterion. 



Greenfield High School 



OLIVER SAMUEL PLANTINGA 

"OLLIE" 
Amherst, Mass. 

1907; Chemistry; Football (2, 3). 

Oliver is one of the quiet members of the class from whom we hear very little, except when we 
wish his help in some branch of mathematics. In such tasks he excels. He has decided, neverthe- 
less, to devote his attention to Chemistry, and under Dr. Peter's guiding hand, he is acquiring the 
necessary technique. He is an equally hard worker on the football field, and next year should win a 
berth on the varsity eleven. If he is successful in making the team, w-e pity the man who tries to 
block his path. 

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SARAH THEODORA PLANTINGA 

Amherst, Mass. Greenfield High School 

1905; Agricultural Education; Girls' Glee Club (1, 2, 3); Delta Phi Gamma. 
This blonde maid, who is one of the few Aggie girls who live outside its sheltering walls, is a 
great loss to the Abbey. However, Sarah may often be seen in the living room as a quiet addition 
to our noontime group, or in more secluded nooks, visiting her friends. Few know Sarah for the 
quiet, lovable girl she is, but those who do like to be with her and start discussions with her, some- 
times. The peculiar thing about these arguments is that, although she does not alTvays come out 
the victor, she never allows her adversary to think that she has changed her opinions. 



Ualton High School 
Delta Phi Gamma. 



MARJORIE JOHNSON PRATT 

"MARG" 

Dalton, Mass. 

1907; Agricultural Education; Class Secretary (1, 2. 3); Index (3); 

You tell us that she is not large. 

And we tell you right back to your face 

That you don't have to be big as a barge 

To be bonny and clever and kind. 

And tho' she may not take very much space. 

You cant find a girl any nicer than "Marge "! 
Although our rhyme may not be so good, you can see what we mean. Marjory is not obtrusive, 
but she has an air of "getting along" just the same. You just know she's going to "do things" 
when she gets big. She has already done things for that matter; her activities and other accom- 
plishments make a pretty good record for one bonny wee lassie. Despite her diligence, "Marge" 
enjoys dances and other social affairs as well as her lighter-minded sisters. 



CHARLES PUTNAM PRESTON 

"CHARLIE" 
Hawthorne, Mass. Gushing Academy 

1905; Landscape Gardening; Varsity Cross-Country (2, 3); Class Track (1); Kappa Sigma. 

This bashful lad from Danvers showed track ability early as a freshman and since then has 
more than made good in cross-country. In the track meets he "kids along" his rivals until the 
middle of Prexy's hill is reached, and then bids them a regretful farewell and disappears in the dis- 
tance. His unassuming modesty has won him a host of friends, and although "Charlie" has taken 
long detours around the "fair sex", we expect that some day he will surprise us by running over the 
Mountain. "Charlie" hopes to own a large estate in the future where he can incorporate some of 
his original ideas about landscaping. 

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STANLEY NICHOLS PRESTON 

'•STAN- 
Hawthorne, Mass. Danvers High School 

1907: Agricultural Economics; Colk-gian (1); Interfratcrnity Conference (3); Class Treas- 
urer (3); Kappa Sigma. 

We sometimes wish that more of us could follow- "Stan's " example in avoiding burdensome 
activities and in concentrating our efforts on studies. It would certainly insure better work and 
more real enjoyment. "Stan" .served as class treasurer for a term, but his classmates, ignorant of 
his apprenticeship under Prof. Ford in "Farm Accounts", deprived him of the books before he had a 
chance to put in order the jottings of his predecessors. Aversion for the fair sex must be an 
attribute of the Preston family. "Stan" is as bad as his brother. 



Weymouth High School 



HARRIET ELLISE PROCTOR 
"HAPPY" 

South Weymouth, Mass. 

1906; Animal Husbandry; Delta Phi Gamma. 

It has been said that nicknames seldom do a person justice, but certainly "Happy's" fits her to 
perfection. She is open and frank and does not "give a snap" about conventions. Her one am- 
bition is to manage a farm with chickens, cows, and horses and everything on it. She is "crazy 
over" horses, horses, horses, and more horses, and travels all over the country with the judging 
team to see them. "Happy " is a loyal and true friend. 



JOHN FRANCIS QUINN 

"JACK" 

New Bedford, Mass. Holy Family High School 

1904; Agricultural Education; Varsity Football (2, 3); Class Football (1); Class Baseball 
(1); Glee Club (1); Class Hockey (1). 

We once heard somebody say that he would hate to meet "Jack" on a dark night; and he 
probably never will star as a hero in the movies, but he is certain to succeed in anything else at 
which he tries his hand. The class didn't wake up to the extent of his talent until out sophomore 
year, when the arm of popularity reached out and landed him in the presidential chair. He 
doesn't have very much to say, but when he does, everybody listens, for when "Jack " makes a 
wise crack it's sure to be good. "Jack" does his rushing on the football field. 



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ARNOLD IDE REDGRA^'E 

"RED" 

Hopedalf, Mass. 

1905; Agricultural Education; Class Football 
Football (2); Phi Sigma Kappa. 

One of the sterling Aggie Inn waiters is "Red", 
winter nights. He is not entirely unfamiliar with the fairer sex as might be inferred from his elec- 
tion as "class fusser". It is said that he is as much at home in Northampton as the mayor. On 
the dance floor, many an envious eye has watched "Reds" unique style of dancing. "Red" is 
never bothered by studies, and extemporary themes written at four o'clock in the morning are his 
specialty. 



Hopedale High School 
(1): Class Hockey (1); Class Baseball (1); 

and manv a man has been fed bv him on cold 



ROLAND ELLSWORTH REED 

"ROLLY" 

Greenfield, Mass. Greenfield High School 

1906; Agricultural Education; Class Basketball (1); Varsitv Basketball (3); Lambda Chi 

Alpha. 

He came in a storm of "Greenfieldites," unheralded and unsung, but his ready smile and big 

heart brought friends from both ends of the campus. This diminutive flash has been one of the 

shining lights on our class basketball teams and has repeated his performances on the varsity. 

His potentialities, however, are not limited to athletics, for he also juggles a mean tray for the 

co-eds as well as "sharking" the economics courses by spending his spare time in the library. For 

"Roily'", we predict success; for Aggie, glory in having graduated him. 



CECIL CURTIS RICE 

"SAM" 
Worcester, Mass. Charlton High School 

1907; Pomology; Class Baseball (1); Varsity Baseball (■•2); Varsity Relay (3); Football 
(2,3); Alpha Sigma'Phi. 

Where "Sam" got his nickname we do not care, because everyone knows who "Sara"' is. He 
used to be found at all hours of the night in Stockbridge Hall, as he was one of the trustworthy care- 
takers of that edifice. We always thought he was a confirmed bachelor until a little personal to the 
contrary appeared in the campus newspaper. We shall never forget how "Sam"' pranced upon the 
football field during our sophomore year to play in a varsity game after having been out to practice 
for but a single week. 

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ALBION BARKER RICKER 
"AL" 

Turner, Maine Leavitt Institute 

1907; Pomology; Class Baseball (1); Class Football (1): Index (3); Lambda Chi Alpha. 
"Al" has proved to us that there are just as many good business men "down East" in the alli- 
gator country of Maine as there are here in Massachusetts. Although he spends some of his sum- 
mers at M. A. C. studying (Y) and keeping the gentler sex in good humor, "Al" intends to enter the 
pomological fields of the Pine Tree State when he graduates. His perpetual grin and amiable dis- 
position make him a sturdy friend of all his classmates, even his coworkers on the Index. 



HARTWELL EVELETH ROPER 

-BILL' 
Closter, N. Y. Englewood High School 

1907; Animal Husbandry; Maroon Key (2); Cross-Country (2, 3); Varsity Track (2); 
Interfraternity Conference (3); Alpha Gamma Eho. 

Holder of that which we fondly hope and ferverently pray for, unlimited cuts! Mere things 
like exams mean nothing to "Bill" for he goes through them as if greased. Besides this he is a 
track man, and above all, one who is always eligible. He says little of his New Jersey friends at 
home, but rumors of him travel here from the campuses of various colleges attended by the fair sex. 
However, we can pin nothing definite on him as yet. 



Swampscott, Mass. 



EDWARD PARKER RYAN 

"PARKIE" 

Essex County Agricultural School 

1904; Agricultural Education; Class Hockey (1, 2); Interfraternity Conference (3) ; Kappa 
Gamma Phi. 

"Parkie" prides himself upon the way he handles a tray in the dining hall. He never appears 
to be in a hurry, but he is always the first in line. He has won the reputation of being quite a 
dancer and is frequently seen exhibiting his art in Memorial Hall. The Soph-Senior Hop last 
spring was no exception. We do not mean to criticize, however, for we are only envious of his 
graceful bearing on the dance floor. In his more serious moments, "Parkie" is a real, hard-working 
student . 

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NEWELL ALLEN SCHAPPELLE 

"SCHAP" 
Hamburg, Pa. Franklin and Marshall Academy 

1905; Botany; Varsity Track (2, 3); Varsity Relay (2. 3): Class Track (1); Alpha Gamma 
Rho. 

Known to his team mates as the "Flying Dutchman" and the "Iron Horse", "Schap" is a 
notable runner, holding the E. I. C. A. A. half-mile record. "Schap" is a botanist-to-be and gets in 
good training by scrambling over Mount Toby in search of specimens. He likewise gets keen en- 
joyment in exploring the wilds of Boston with his team mates, where, according to his fellow-run- 
ners, it is necessary for them to constrain him. 



ERNEST JOHN SCHMIDT 
"ERNIE" 

Longmeadow, Mass. Central High School 

1906; Chemistry; Maroon Key (2); Phi Sigma Kappa. 

What female is not susceptible to the smile of this fair-complected youth from Springfield's 
best suburb, as he terms it? To talk with "Ernie", you would think that he was in immediate 
danger of flunking out of College, but each Dean's Saturday finds him a stranger to the board. 
Although he underestimates his own abilities, he always finds time to encourage others, and for- 
tunate are the many who count "Ernie" as a friend. 



Wilmington High School 



CHARLES JAMES SMITH, JR. 

^ "CHARLIE" 
North Wilmington, Mass. 

1906; Animal Husbandry; Sigma Phi Epislon. 

Who owns the Memorial Building.' No other than C. J. Smith. He is owner, manager, and 
welcome committee, all in himself. Anyone who visits our beautiful building will have missed its 
greatest charm if he has not been treated with a peal of laughter from "Charlie". When he is not 
busy cleaning the decks in the aforementioned edifice, he is sure to be found in one of our neigh- 
boring cities. With all of his hilarity, "Charlie" is a steady worker and without a doubt will ac- 
complish a great deal in his special work. 



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LESLIE ROCKWELL SMITH, JR. 

"EOCKY" 
Hadley, Mass. Hopkins Academy 

1907; Chemistry; Collegian (1); Glee Club Orchestra (2, 3); Kappa Sigma. 

"Reekie" did not spring into the foot-lights until our sophomore year, and then he appeared 
like a flash. Starting with the Collegian, he branched off' into the Glee Club. Now he has cen- 
tered his interests altogether in the Glee Club. We regretted his resignation from the Collegian, 
but it turned out to be the best move for him in the end. He is also one of our brilliant stars on the 
dance floor, and an eligible candidate for the position of "college commuter". Little does he realize 
how fortunate he was in being excused from military. 

WALTER RUSSELL SMITH 

"WALT" 
Holden, Mass. Holden High School 

1906; Chemistry; Roister Doisters (2); Freshman Debating Team (1); Glee Club Orchestra 
(2, 3) ; Alpha Gamma Rho. 

In this distinguished-looking person we have the one and only "pseudo chemist". This nick- 
name he acquired in Chem 25, but since that time he has reversed the tables some what, and has 
showed the boys that he was born to be a chemist. He decided, however, that he could not keep 
all his knowledge in one poor head, so he is now storing it away in his educated pipe. We trust that 
this furnace will always stay with him, for without it he will be lost. The Abbey has no appeal for 
him whatsoever, but we should like to know why he persists in leaving us all to go to Quincy every 
few week-ends. It will be a sad day for the cafeteria management when "Smithy" tosses his last 
main onto the rack. 

BARBARA WILLSON SOUTHGATE 
"BOB" 

Sea View, Mass. Cambridge High and Latin School 

1907; Animal Husbandry; Girls" Glee Club (1, 2, 3); Delta Phi Gamma. 
Perhaps you have heard of the Informals, or the Husking Bees, or the Hallowe'en parties for 
which the Abbey is famous, but have j'ou heard of the one who makes the perfect man at these 
affairs.' "Bob" is the man of the occasion. She can wear a masculine costume with perfect ease 
and makes a gallant courtier. With a man's zeal she loves to stop by the roadside near a field of 
cattle to judge the grazing bovines. "Bob" is also interested in sports, especially horseback riding, 
and is extremely fond of dogs and horses. 



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ERNEST LEAVITT SPENCER 
'•ERNIE" 

Lowell, Mass. Lowell High School 

1906; Chemistry; Collegian (1, 2, 3); Index (3); Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

Perseverance, diligence, and conscientiousness are certainly the predominant characteristics 
of a student, and all these may rightly be claimed by "Ernie". He has an envied record scholas- 
tically, and yet he has time to express himself for our benefit in the pages of the Collegian and 
as Literary Editor of this publication. As a soldier there are none better. They say "Ernie" can 
even stay on a horse now, and we have no doubt that he will cut quite a figure in that classy 
R. O. T. C. uniform. There is certainly a great chance for him with that extra hor.se. 



FRANK STRATTON 

"FRANK" 
Lawrence, Mass. Lawrence High School 

1907; Agricultural Education; Glee Club (1, 2); Joint Committee on Intercollegiate Ath- 
letics (3); Manager, Varsity Track (3); Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Here is our business man, a familiar figure dashing around Alumni Field getting the "red hot 
dope" on the game, or bustling around the Drill Hall making arrangements for the track team, 
which he so ably manages. In the days of his apprenticeship for the aforesaid position, rumor has 
it that he was indiscreet with the Alkorub and the Sloan's Liniment. In spite of the heavy press of 
business, he still finds time to blend his rich and mellow tones with those of the other "warblers' 
in the Glee Club. His versatility also displays itself in his poetry which has appeared in the 
Ynkhorne. 

CHARLES BURKE SULLIVAN 
"CHARLIE " 

Fall River, Mass. Bristol County Agricultural School 

1904; Agronomy. 

"Sully" entered M. A. C. with the class of 1927, but evidently desiring more congenial com- 
])any, he took a year's leave of absence and then returned to join us. "Sully ' is a romanticist, a 
devout admirer of Yeats, although he had extreme difficulty trying to convince B. F. Jackson that 
mysticism was akin to romanticism. Literary pursuits are not his principal interests in life, how- 
ever, for he astonished and also gratified the Agronomy Department by majoring in that division, 
where his ambition, combined with his persevering optimism, should win him renown. 



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HOWARD THOMAS 
"TOMMY" 

IFolyoke, Mass. Holyoke High School 

Agricultural Education; Class Basketball (1); Varsity Basketball (2. 3); Phi Sigma Kappa. 
"Blondy" is easily one of our most active men. Playing on our freshman basketball team was 
a step towards his winning of the varsity "B M B" while still a sophomore. Besides finding time 
for college and class activities, "Blondy" manages to preside at the head of the cafeteria line. 
During the early fall he may be seen refereeing the freshman "Fizzie-Ed" soccer games, and he. is 
not adverse to coaching an occasional Co-Ed soccer or basketball team. He maintains that his 
title of class politican was undeserved. 

FRANCES CLARINDA THOMPSON 
"FRAXKIE" 

.Amherst, Mass. Amherst High School 

1905; Landscape Gardening; Girls' Glee Club (1, 2, 3); Aggie Revue (2); Index (3); Class 
Vice-President (1, 2); Class Treasurer (1); Delta Phi Gamma; Kappa Delta. 

This tall, stately, well-dressed, young lady prides herself on knowing everyone of any im- 
l)ortance on the M. A. C. Campus. She, herself, is certainly well-known and popular in our class; 
she is a conspicuous sight on the Campus since she rides around in the famous family Ford, which 
she drives with reckless ability. "Frankie" has aided the Girls' Glee Club with her agreeable, 
mellow voice and has captivated our hearts with her "Fiddle and I". And above all, she has been 
an indispensable member of "Ye Inde.x Boarde". "Frankie" is majoring in Landscape Gardening, 
but we shouldn't be a bit surprised to see her on the stage some day. 

LEONARD LEWIS THOMPSON 

"THOMPY" 
Greenfield, Mass. Greenfield High School 

1905; Agricultural Education; Class Football (1); Class Basketball (1); Class Baseball (1); 
Varsity Baseball (2, 3) ; Senate (3) ; Phi Sigma Kappa. 

"Mass! Rah! 'Thompy!" With this cheer is ushered in the baseball season, and with the 
baseball season, "Thompy". Athlete, student, class officer, and all round good fellow is 
"Thompy". He is one of those boys with a dual personality. The picture of bashfulness on our 
Campus, he is, according to Dame Rumor, a bold Romeo in Greenfield. "Thompy " boasts two 
unique class titles, having been named the best natured and also the class woman hater. 



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HENRY BAILEY TRULL 

"BAIL" 
Lowell, Mass. Deerfield Academy 

1906; Animal Husbandry; Class Football (1); Football (2, 3); Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

"Bale" is a living example of a good-natured fat man, but he is an exception to the general 
rule in that he can run. In fact, he is quite a fast man on the football field at least. He has an 
unwavering quality of friendship which serves to keep in check his jollyness and also gains for him 
the respect of his classmates. His profound advice has often been helpful to his class in such mat- 
ters as freshman hazing and the best way to start a rough-house. Jolly, good-natured, and ever 
ready to take part in the working of a practical joke, he will always make friends for himself. 



WARREN JOHN TUFTS 

"BOZO" 

Jamaica Plain, Mass. Jamaica Plain High School 

1906: Poultry; Class Track (1, 2); Class Baseball (1, 2); Baseball (2); Varsity Football (3) ; 
Kappa Sigma. 

Another reason why Jamaica Plains has a high reputation at Aggie! This light-hearted chap 
from "down East" has been steadily making good in athletics as well as in the classroom. As a 
freshman, he made the class baseball team, and last spring he made the varsity pitching squad. 
Going out for football for the first time last fall, he was seen galloping around the ends with the 
aggressiveness of a veteran. "Bozo" makes frequent trips towards the experiment station. Why, 
we do not know, because he is not majoring in Chemistry. 



GEORGE SHERLOCK TULLOCK 

"GEORGE" 
Bridgewater, Mass. Bridgewater High School 

1906; Entomology; Index (3); Q. T. V. 

The good name which the town of Bridgewater formerly had at M. A. C. received a terrific 
blow when this jolly youth arrived, but has recovered as time softens our impressions. He has 
fooled the profs for three years, and holds down a respectable job in the hash-house, pardon, the 
dining hall. George is a hard worker, and possessed of eminent common sense in regard to all 
things except women. However, this is such a common weakness that it is easy to forgive anyone 
for it, especially George, for if you ever need help, he is "Joe Big-Hearted Himself". 



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ALDEN PARKER TUTTLE 

"TUT" 
Bellingham, Mass. Milford High School 

1906; Vegetable Gardening; Class Football (1); Football (2, 3); Class Baseball (1). 

"Tut" has at least one distinguishing achievement to his credit, and that is his ability to walk 
on his toes. The Military Department noticed it and endeavored to instruct the unit to march in 
a similar manner, but their efforts were fruitless. "Tut" is one of our leaders and occasionally 
presides at the daily meetings of the Ancient and Venerable Order of Scullions. When not in the 
dining hall, he may be found in his bachelor's apartment at Baker Place. "Tut" is game per- 
sistence personified on the gridiron. 

WALTER BERNHARDT VAN HALL 
•VAN" 
Roslindale, Mass. West Roxbury High School 

1906; Dairy; Class Football (1); Class Baseball (1); Maroon Key (-2); Alpha Sigma Phi. 
To be great, one must be temperamental. "Van" should be great beyond powers of descrip- 
tion. 'Tis said he once graced the soirees and dances of Simmons with his five feet of Chester- 
fieldian smoothness, but we rather like to think of him as the extremely confident fraternity league 
baseball pitcher or the "doubting Thomas" of buU-fests. His eyes (we might say "limpid pools" 
if we were poetically inclined) have hypnotized many an aggressive waiter into meek submission 
in the Draper Hall serving line. Anatole France must have had "Van" in mind when he wrote: — 
"Every creature, however small. 
Is at the center of the universe." 

GEORGE BERNARD VOETSCH 

"GEORGE" 

Greenfield, Mass. Greenfield High School 

1907; Landscape Gardening; Six-Man-Rope-Pull (1, 2); Class Basketball (1); Class Base- 
ball (1); Index (3); Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

Our most graphic remembrance of George is seeing him squeeze his Herculean neck into a 
fourteen collar. His most striking accomplishments are: luring an occasional note (if such it is) 
from a C melody saxaphone, mustering statistics for this book, and dropping high flies in fraternity 
baseball games. George has no distaste for work, but when it comes to studying, that is where he 
draws the line. Consequently, he majored in Landscape with the hope that he might learn to make 
better use of his nights. May his fine-spun golden hair and rippling tremulo laughter always re- 
main with him; for with his minor shortcomings easily forgotten, we are convinced that the pure 
gold and lightheartedness of our Teuton friend from Greenfield are rather likable. 



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EDWIN SEARLES WHITE 

"ED" 
Worcester, Mass. South High School 

1907; Pomology; Class Baseball (1); Baseball (1); Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Here is "Joe Military ' himself. Whether he is merely fond of riding, or enamoured with the 
natty uniform, we are not sure, but he will persist in taking his military seriously. He first brought 
himself into the hme-light by asking his famous question — "What becomes of the horses in the 
trenches.^" "Ed", of late, has been reported several times roaming at large around South Hadley. 
"Ed" is a pomologist, so we dont doubt but that he knows his "apples." As an aspiring baseball 
candidate, he surely can "eat up the diamond" when he lets out those extra-length legs of his. 



EDWIN ARTHUR WILDER 
"DENNY" 

Sterling, Mass. Cushing Academy 

1906; Agricultural Education; Maroon Key (2); Honor Council (1, 2. 3); Collegian (1, 2, 3); 
Interfraternity Conference (3); Phi Sigma Kappa. 

It is a sad moment in the life of many a freshman Co-Ed. when she first learns that "Denny" 
is not, after all, the Dean of Women. But, "a man's a man for athat," and "Denny" finds plenty 
of time for numerous activities. His level head and business-like manner have made him a val- 
uable member of class and college committees. Indeed, we may rightfully feel proud that such a 
worthy Massachusetts -Aggie man can be claimed by "28. 



FLORENCE DOROTHEA WILLIAMS 

East Norton, Mass. "House in the Pines" School 

1907; Agricultural Education; Girls" Glee Club (1, 2, 3); Delta Phi Gamma. 
"Bill"" is the prize-winning horsewoman of the Abbey and is also a great hiker. It is rumored 
that she is another girl who majors in Home Economics with a purpose. "Dot '" is surely a lot of 
fun. She is a member of the Glee Club, and has such enlivening solo parts as "See the Little Fly 
upon the Wall". Rural life, such as is found in ""The House in the Pines', is said to be one of her 
strong points, while we understand that, as a mountain-climber, "Bill"" is a regular deer (dear). 



€x=l928 



Agambar, Arnold W. 
Barber. Ruth M. 
Biggs, Edward M. 
Blomquist, G. Stanley 
Browne, Carroll B. 
Bryant, Thomas M. 
Burke, William J. 
Cann, Marvin 
Capone, Mario 
Carter, Warner H. 
Chadwick, John S. 
Clapp, Nathaniel 
Cleary, Mary 
Coe, Edith B. C. 
Daniels, David W., Jr. 
Delaney, John 
Duffield, Susan M. 
Eager, Vincent S. 
Elder, Hubert G. 
Fell, Ernest M. 
Ford, John F. 
Fox, Pincus 
Frame, Charles F. 
Frost, Charles A. 
Fuller, Francis E. 
Galvin, John J. 
Galvin, William F. 
Goldberg, Louis N. 
Golden, Walter J. 
Goldiek, Louis 
Golledge, Robert J. 
Gwynn, Arthur W. 
Haigis, Frederick E. 
Hamilton, Thomas A. 
Harrington, Mary E. 
Harris, Edmund G. 
Hemenway, Truth M. 
Hintze, Roger T. 
Howe, Frank L, Jr. 
Hynd, James P. 
Isham, Paul D. 
Knox, Barbara H. 

Zielinski, Carl B. 



Lapean, Gerald J. 
Laun, George C. 
Madden, Thomas R. 
Mahoney, John J. 
Martino, Dominico 
McCloskey, Francis F. 
Mousley, Louis B. 
Murray, Chester L. 
O'Connell, Charles F. 
O'Connor, Margaret M. 
Olson, Edith A. H. 
Paige, Herman A. 
Perkins, Edwin A. 
Pickard, Ashley H. 
Pincombe, Caroline L. 
Poppie, Harold S. 
Purrington, Rachael E. 
Reynolds, John, Jr. 
Richardson, Alden L. 
Richardson, Evan C. 
Rodimon, Warner S. 
Rourke, Charles H. 
Saunders, Francis W. 
Simmons, Oliver D. 
Slate, Robert I. 
Smith, Bessie M. 
Smith, Eliev H. 
Stowell, AValter H. 
Vaughan, Herbert S. 
Vetterstrand, Marguerite 
Warfield, Eleanor T. 
Washburn, Edward A. 
Weaver, Edward L. 
Weiler, Grace E. 
Welch, Richard F. 
Wendell, George G. 
Whitcomb, Oliver A. 
AVilcox, Philip Emerson 
Williams, Lloyd George 
Wilson, George S. 
Yarrows, Joseph J. 
Young, Edward H. 



^f)e ^opfjomore Clasig 



0ftittt6 



President 

Vice-President 

Secretary 

Treasurer 

Sergeant-ai-A rms 

Captain 

Historian 



William B. Robertson 

John B. Zielinski, Jr. 

Elizabeth A. Lynch 

Taylor M. kills 

Dennis M. Crowley 

Clifton R. Johnson 

Blanche D. Avery 



T T ISTORIES are a bother, especially if you have to write one, and the History 
-*■-*■ of the Class of 1929 proves to be no exception to the rule. What must be 
will be,, and so with the above preface begins the history of the present sophomores. 

It is two years since we came up the Campus walks, as green a group of fresh- 
men as any sophomore class could ask for. Somehow, we managed to live 
through the year with some degree of success, for we had several victories to our 
credit, — the sixty-man rope pull, razoo night, and the football game, to counter- 
balance the other contests we lost. The biggest and most exciting event of the 
year, the banquet scrap, will never be forgotten by our class, particularly those 
men who came through the worse for wear. Before we realized it, the year was 
over, and we faced a new adversary, the Class of 1930, who decided that the Aggie 
Pond needed dredging, and took it upon itself to use us as shovels. We lost the 
six-man rope pull, also, before we decided it was our turn. Then we won the foot- 
ball and basketball games, and the razoo events before the nightshirt parade. 

So ends the history of our first two years, in which our successes and failures 
are indiscriminately mixed. Whether we won or whether we lost doesn't matter, 
for the game's the thing, and always will be to the Class of 1929. 

Blanche D. Avery 



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Adams, Harold Sweetnam 

Northbridge High School; 1907; Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Adams, Stephen 

Smith Agricultural School; 1907; Kappa Gamma Phi. 

Alberti, Francis Daniels 

Greenfield High School; 1906; Maroon Key (2); Glee Club (1, 2). 

Avery, Blanche Deane 

Greenfield High School; 1905; Delta Phi Gamma. 



Whit ins ville 

Easthampton 

Greenfield 

Greenfield 

Bailey, Stanley Fuller Middleboro 

Middleboro High School; 1906; Class Football (1); Class Hockey (1); Class Baseball 
(1); Maroon Key (2); Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Barr, Charles Wesley Pittsburgh, Pa. 

Darmont High School; 1906; Maroon Key (2) ; Lambda Chi Alpha. 

Bartlett, Irene Lawrence Rowley 

Brattleboro High School; 1906; Roister Doisters (1) ; Girls' Glee Club (1, 2). 

Bates, Ira Spaulding WhitinsviUe 

Northbridge High School; 1906; Musical Clubs (2); Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Berman, Hyman Woburn 

Woburn High School; 1905. 

Bern, Philip Roxbury 

Boston Public Latin; 1901.; Delta Phi Alpha. 

Bertenshaw, Edith Louise Fall River 

B. M. C. D. High School; 1908; Glee Club (2); Delta Phi Gamma. 

Black, Chesley Leman Reading 

Reading High School; 1906; Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

Blaisdell, Matthew Louis South Ashfield 

Mt. Hermon School; 1905; Six Man-Rope Pull (2); Glee Club (1); Q. T. V. 

Bliss, Lois Anne 

Technical High School; 1908. 

Bond, James Eaton, Jr. 

Lancaster High School; 1907; Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Bowie, Robert Lester East Milton 

Milton High School; 1905; Class Football (1); Class Baseball (1); Varsity Football 
(2); Q. T. V. 

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Springfield 
South Lancaster 



Brackley, Floyd Earle Strong, Me. 

Kent's Hill Seminary; 1905; Class Football (1, 2); Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Burgess, Emory Dwight Melrose 

Melrose High School; 1907; Ass't Manager, Baseball (2); Glee Club (1); Musical 
Clubs (2) ; Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Canney, George Gridley South Hadley 

South Hadley High School; 1909; Aggie Revue (1); Class Track (1); Musical Clubs 
(2); Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Carlson, Julius Anslem Brockton 

Brockton High School; 1900; Kappa Sigma. 

Carruth, Lawrence Adams Worcester 

North High School; 1907; Collegian (1, 2); Glee Club (2); Kappa Epsilon. 

Carter, Warner Harris Amherst 

Amherst High School; 1905; Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Chadwick, John Shore Worcester 

South High School; 1906; Six Man Rope Pull (1, 2); Ass't Manager, Track (2) ; Lamb- 
da Chi Alpha. 

Chapin, Alice Streeter Sheffield 

Sheffield High School; 1908; Girls' Glee Club (2); Delta Phi Gamma. 

Church, Cornelia Bassett Amherst 

Amherst High School; 1906; Delta Phi Gamma. 

Cleaves, Charles Shepley Gardner 

Gardner High School; 1907; Maroon Key (2) ; Glee Club (2); Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Clements, Charles Robert Melrose 

Melrose High School; 1907; Maroon Key (2); Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Collins, Edgar Winslow • Braintree 

Hitchcock Free Academy: 1907; Six Man Rope Pull (2) ; Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Comins, Lawrence Albert Millers Falls 

Greenfield High School; 1905; Maroon Key (2) ; Lambda Chi Alpha. 

Cook, Florence May Hadley 

Hopkins Academy; 1908. 

Copson, Harry RoUason Easthampton 

Easthampton High School; 1908; Q. T. V. 

Coukos Andrew Lynn 

Essex County Agricultural School; 1903; Class Football (1); Class Track (1); Class 
Basketball (1); Kappa Gamma Phi. 

Cox, Adelbert Winters Framingham 

Sawin Academy; 1907; Class Football (1); Class Basketball (1); Varsity Football (2). 

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Crowley, Dennis Michael Boston 

Jamaica Plain High; 1907; Class Football (1, 2); Class Sergeant-at-Arms (2); Alpha 
Sigma Phi. 



Bedford 

Springfield 

North Adams 

Watertown 

Devine, John Warren Arlington 

Arlington High School; 1905; Class Hockey (1); Class Baseball (1); Alpha Gamma 
Rho. 

Button, George Wallace Carlisle 

Concord High School; 1907; Freshman Handbook Committee (2); Alpha Gamma Rho. 



Davis, Donald Austin 

Concord High School; 1904, 

Davis, Kendall Edgar 

Technical High School; 1908. 

Dawe, Ralph Turner 

Drury High School; 1906; Roister Doisters (1); Theta Chi. 

Day, W. A. Palmer 

Watertown High School; 1906; Glee Club (2). 



Dyer, Arnold Walton 

Philips Exeter Academy; 1906; Maroon Key (2); Theta Chi. 

Eager, Vincent Shattuck 

Hudson High School; 1905; Kappa Epsilon. 



Falmouth 
Berlin 
East Braintree 



Edson, William Gordon 

Weymouth High School; 1909. 

Egan, William Ambrose Springfield 

Technical High School; 1907; Collegian (1, 2); Manager, Class Basketball (1); Sigma 
Phi Epsilon. 

Faulk, Ruth Adelaide Brockton 

Brockton High School; 1908; Girls' Glee Club (1, 2); Delta Phi Gamma. 

Flint, George Bemis Lincoln 

Deerfield Academy; 1906; Glee Club (2); Class Baseball (1); Q. T. V. 

Fonseca, Martin Goodman AUston 

Ethical Culture School; 1907; Class Track (1); Glee Club (1, 2); Delta Phi Alpha. 

Fontaine, Mildred Fall River 

B. M. C. Durfee High School; 1908; Delta Phi Gamma. 

Foster, Thomas William Sherborn 

Savvin Academy; 1908; Class Football (1); Class Basketball (1). 

Frost, Charles Austin Belmont 

Belmont High School; 1907; Phi Sigma Kappa. 



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Gagliarducci, Anthony Lewis 

Technical High School; 190fi; Kappa Epsilon. 

Graves, Arthur Hall 

Sanderson Academy; 1907; Collegian (2) ; Glee Club (2); Q. T. V. 



Springfield 
Ashfield 



Grover, Richard Whiting Cambridge 

Boston Latin School; 1907; Glee Club (1); Class Baseball (1); Alpha Sigma Phi. 



Hairston, Jester Joseph 

Homestead High School, Pa.; 1901; Glee Club (1, 2). 

Hammond, Marjorie Allerton 

Natick High School; 1908; Delta Phi Gamma. 

Harrington, Mary Eileen 

Holyoke High School; 1907; Aggie Revue (1); Delta Phi Gamma 

Harris, Robert Henry 

Greenfield High School; 1906; Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Harvey, Herman Chapin 

Williston Seminary; 1903; Alpha Delta Phi. 

Hawley, Guila Grey 

Westfield High School; 1907; Delta Phi Gamma. 

Henderson, Everett Spencer 

W. H. Hall High School; 190G; Lambda Chi Alpha. 

Hintze, Roger Thomas 

Dover High School; 190-1; Kappa Sigma. 

Horan, Timothy Joseph 

Northbridge High School; 1907; Class Baseball (1); Q. T. V. 

Howe, Frank Irving, Jr. Norfolk 

Needham High School; 1900; Class Baseball (1); Class Hockey (1); Class Football 
(1); Theta Chi. 

Hunter, Walter Gordon South Sudbury 

Sudbury High School; 1907; Collegian (1, 2) ; Theta Chi. 

Huss, Miriam Hall Newton Centre 

Newton High School; Skidmore College; 1906; Girls" Glee Club (1, 2); Roister Dois- 
ters (1, 2); Delta Phi Gamma. 

Isham, Paul Dwight Hampden 

Central High School, Springfield; 1906; Glee Club (1, 2); Q. T. V. 

Johnson, Alice Luvanne Holden 

Holden High School; 1907; Girls' Glee Club (1, 2); Delta Phi Gamma. 



Boston 

Onset 

Holyoke 

Greenfield 

Amherst 

Westfield 

West Hartford, Conn. 

Amherst 

Whitinsville 



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Johnson, Clifton Russell Worcester 

South High School; 1905: Class Football (1); Class Baseball (1); Inter-Class Athletic 
Board (2); Varsity Football (2); Alpha Gamma Rho. 

Jones, Leroy Osgood Greenfield 

Greenfcld High School; 1906; Lambda Chi Alpha. 

Kane, Mary Catherine Holyoke 

Holyoke High School; 1906; Delta Phi Gamma. 

Kay, John Reid Boston 

Jamaica Plain High School; Varsity Relay (2); Honor Council (1, 2); Kappa Sigma. 

Kelley, Charles Edward Dalton 

Dalton High School; 1906; Class Football (1); Class Basketball (1); Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Kinney, Asa Foster South Hadley 

South Hadley High School; Kappa Sigma. 

Kreienbaum, Roman Albert Bridge water 

Bridgewater High School; 1908; Class Football (1); Class Baseball (1); Q. T. V. 

Lyman, Warren Hillsgrove Florence 

Smith's Agricultural School; 1903. 

Lynch, Elizabeth Anne Easthampton 

Easthampton High School; 1908; Girls' Glee Club (2); Class Secretary (2); Delta Phi 
Gamma. 

Lynsky, Myer Boston 

English High School; 1906; Delta Phi Alpha. 

Marsh, Kendall Howe Holden 

Holden High School; 1907; Alpha Gamma Rho. 

McKay, Catherine Mary Newtonville 

Newton High School; 1906. 

McKittrick, Kenneth Fraser Boston 

Jamaica Plain High School; 1907; Class Football (1); Class Hockey (1); Class Baseball 
(1); Varsity Football (2) ; Rifle Team (2); Class Vice-President (1); Kappa Sigma. 

Mills, Taylor Mark Boston 

Jamaica Plain High School; 1908; Class Football (1) ; Glee Club (1) ; Class Hockey (1) ; 
Varsity Football (2) ; Class Treasurer (1, 2) ; Kappa Sigma. 

Minsuk, George Henry Springfield 

McBurney School; 1904; Delta Phi Alpha. 

Morrison, Leonard William Monson 

Monson High School; 1907; Roister Doisters (1, 2); Maroon Key (2) ; Q. T. V. 

Morse, Emily Albertina Waban 

Newton High School; 1907. 

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Nash, Robley Wilson Abington 

Abington High School; 1908; Class Baseball (1); Maroon Key (2) ; Kappa Sigma. 

Nichols, Edward Holyoke Montpelier, Vt. 

Proctor Academy; 1907; Collegian (1, 2); Maroon Key (2); Aggie Revue (1); Kappa 
Sigma. 

Nitkiewicz, Boleslaw Holyoke 

Williston Academy; 1901; Class Football (1); Class Baseball (1); Kappa Epsilon. 

O'Leary, William Joseph Northampton 

Northampton High School; 1908; Kappa Gamma Phi. 

Packard, Faith Evelyn Windsor 

Gushing Academy; 1907; Girls" Glee Club (1, 2); Delta Phi Gamma. 

Parrish, Ruth Harriet Great Barrington 

Searles High School; 1904; Girls" Glee Club (1, 2); Delta Phi Gamma. 

Patterson, Jane Amherst 

Amherst High School; 1904; Delta Phi Gamma. 

Pease, Helton Stebbins Hampden 

Springfield Technical High School; 1908; Class Track (1); Theta Chi. 

Perkins, Esther Janet Easthampton 

Easthampton High School; 1907; Delta Phi Gamma. 

Perry, Kenneth William Holliston 

Holliston High School; 1907; Sigma Phi Epsilon. 

Phinney, William Holland Willimansett 

Chicopee High School; 1906; Collegian (1); Kappa Epsilon. 

Plumer, Paul Raymond Adams 

Adams High School; 1907; Aggie Revue (1); Class Football (1); Theta Chi. 

Poltenson, Hyman Isadore Springfield 

Springfield Central High School; 1907. 

Prouty, Earl Clinton Mittineague 

West Springfield High School; 1908; Manager, Class Football (1); Kappa Gamma Phi. 

Rees, Robert Drake Newton 

Newton High School; 1906; Rifle Team (1, 2); Alpha Sigma Phi. ' 

Regan, John Michael Holyoke 

Holyoke High School; 1908; Class Basketball (1); Aggie Revue (1); Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Rich, Kenneth Merton Danvers 

Colby Preparatory School; 1907; Class Football (1); Q. T. V. 

Richards, Lawrence Edward Dalton 

Dalton High School; 1904; Class Football (1); Class Basketball (1); Phi Sigma Kappa. 



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Richardson, Evan Carleton Millis 

Millis High School; 1907; Class Football (1, 2); Glee Club (1, 2); Class Track (1); Phi 
Sigma Kappa. 

Robertson, William Brunner Port Chester, N. Y. 

Port Chester High School; 1904; Class Basketball (1); Class Baseball (1); Class Pres- 
ident (2); Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Rudquist, Birger John Boston 

English High School; 1906; Class Football (1); Class Hockey (1); Class Track (1); 
Phi Sigma Kappa. 

Rutan, Huntington North Hadley 

Wilmington High School, Vt.; 1907; Musical Clubs (1, 2); Band (1,2); Theta Chi. 



Sargeant, Carmeta Elizabeth 
South High School; 1903. 

Sargeant, Leonard F. E. 

Greenfield High School; 1906. 

Sevrens, Harvey William 



Shrewsbury 
Greenfield 
Greenfield 



Greenfield High School; 1907; Class Football (1); Class Basketball (1); Alpha Sigma 
Phi. 



Shuman, Ernest Clark 

Maiden High School; 1906; Six Man Rope Pull (1); Kappa Gamma Phi 

Simcovitz, Robert 

Springfield Central High School; 1907; Delta Phi Alpha. 

Sivert, Gladys Elizabeth 

North High School; 1907; Girls' Glee Club (1, 2); Delta Phi Gamma. 

Slack, Grace Gertrude 

Brighton High School; 1907; Delta Phi Gamma. 

Smith, Bessie May 

Somerville High School; 1906; Delta Phi Gamma. 

Snell, Robert Sinclair 

Mary E. Wells High School; 1906; Varsity Cross-Country ^2). 

Soper, Carolyn Emma 

Arms Academy; 1907; Girls' Glee Club; Delta Phi Gamma. 

Southwick, Walter Edward 

Clinton High School; 1907; Kappa Epsilon. 

Steere, PhiUips Bradley 



Maiden 

Springfield 

AVorcester 

Allston 

West Somerville 

Southbridge 

Shelburne Falls 

Clinton 

Chepachet, R. I. 



Moses Brown School; 1907; Class Football (1); Class Baseball (1); Phi Sigma Kappa. 

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Steinbugler, Elizabeth Anne 



Brooklyn N. Y. 



E. H. Packer Collegiate Institute; 190G; Roister Doisters (1. 2); Girls' Glee Club (1, 2); 
Delta Phi Gamma. 

Sullivan, John Ayer Medford 

Medford High School; 1906; Class Football (1); Varsity Football (2); Sigma Phi 
Epsilon. 

Tarr, Roy Simpson Gloucester 

Gloucester High School; 1906; Class Hockey (1); Theta Chi. 

Thayer, Frederick Daniels, Jr. Shrewsbury 

Shrewsbury High School; 1907; Honor Council (1); Kappa Sigma. 

Tompkins, Earl Alexander Easthampton 

Easthampton High School; 1906; Class Basketball (1); Class Baseball (1); Varsity 
Basketball (2); Alpha Sigma Phi. 

Tourtellot, Roger Sampson Providence, R. I. 

Mitchell School and N. Hampton Inst.; 190.5; Class Track (1, 2); Sigma Phi Epsilon. 



Trevett, Moody Francis 

Milford High School; 1907. 



Milford 



Vartanian, Dickran Springfield 

Technical High School: 1907; Class Baseball (1); Class Track (1); Kappa Epsilon. 

Vaughan, H. Sidney Attleboro 

Attleboro High School; 1906; Band (1, 2); Musical Clubs (1, 2); Theta Chi. 



Verner, Charles Edward 

Turners Falls High School; 1905; Lambda Chi .\lpha. 

Walkden, Charles Edward 



Millers Falls 



Swansea 



B. M. C. D. High School; 1907; Class Baseball (1); Six Man Rope Pull (1); Varsity 
Football (2); Q. T. V. 



Walker, Lewell Seth, Jr. 



Amherst 



Amherst High School; 1908; Manager, Class Football (1); Glee Club (1); Alpha Sigma 
Phi. 

AVard, Stuart Houghton Greenfield 

Greenfield High School; 1907; Musical Clubs (1); Band (1,2); Lambda Chi Alpha. 

Webber, Dana Otis Shelburne Falls 

Arms Academy; 1908; Class Basketball (1); Varsity Basketball (2) ; Q. T. V. 

Amherst 



White, Lawrence Henry 

Amherst High School; 1908; Q. T. V. 

Whitten, Russell Rutherford 

Melrose High School; 1906; Lambda Chi Alphi 



Melrose 



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Whittle, Doris Evelyn 

South High School; 1900; Girls' Glee Club (1). 

Williams, Lloyd George 

Pittsfield High School; 1906; Kappa Epsilon. 

Winton, Alexander C. 

Springfield Central High School; 1907; Kappa Epsilon. 



Worcester 

Pittsfield 

Springfield 



Woodbury, John Sargent Fitchburg 

Fitchburg High School; 1907; Class Track (1); Varsity Track (2) ; Glee Club Orchestra 
(2); Alpha Sigma Phi. 



Young, Prescott Davenport 

Grafton High School; 1906; Lambda Chi Alpha. 



North Grafton 



Zielinski, John Blaise, Jr. Holyoke 

Holyoke High School; 1908; Class Basketball (1); Class Baseball (1); Class Vice- 
President (2); Alpha Sigma Phi. 



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Benjamin, Hazel E. 
Chapin, Horace R. 
Charleston, George R. 
Elliot, David H. 
Fairbairn, William R. 
Foster, Edward C. 
Gasper, Frank 
Giandominico, Stephen 
Goodwin, Lawrence H. 
Gordon, George B. 
Graves, Lyman W. 
Hotchkiss, Irving P. 
Howard, Martin S. 
Jones, Janet M. 
Kelleher, Edmund L. 
Kingman, Harriet C. 
Lane, Thomas E. 
Macione, Augustus P. 
Manchester, Erford D. 
Mansur, Paul B. 
Mart, Willis H. 
Morgan, Vernon D. 



Young, Clarence D. 
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Murphy, Charles D. 
Newell, F. Elizabeth 
Nickerson, Ralph F. 
Paulson, John E. 
Ranney, Perry S. 
Raplus, Harry E. 
Rayno, Carlton G. 
Reynolds, Arthur R. 
Rooney, Charles L. 
Rowe, Miriam L. 
Sears, Louis A. 
Settele, Karl 0. 
Sheridan, James W. 
Smith, John M., Jr. 
Spies, Naomi J. 
Stanisiewski, Peter I 
Tefft, Volney V. 
Tidd, Douglas H. 
Tufts, Helene M. 
Verner, Charles E. 
Warner, Helen L. 
Weaver, Edward L. 



tE:j)e Jfresiijman Clasps; 



(J^fficersf 



President 

Vice-President 

Secretary 

Treasurer 

Sergeant-at-Arms 

Captain 

Historian 



Eric Singleton 

Richard H. Bond, Jr. 

May F. Buckler 

Kermit K. Kingsbury 

Earle L. Morawski 

George W. Noble 

Kendall B. Crane 



Jfresiftman Clasisi ftisitorp 

ON September 13, 1926, a new group of freshmen, '210 strong, could be seen 
wandering about the M. A. C. Campus. To all appearances, we were a 
subdued and submissive group of neophytes, although quite capable of being a 
noisy group, as the inhabitants of the Abbey can testify. We looked with certain 
anxiety upon our "superiors", the sophomores, and more than one freshman's 
heart ran more smoothly when he learned that "pond parties" had been abolished. 
We survived the first week of college life without any mishaps, and we all looked 
forward to class activities, in which we hoped to prove our worth. 

We were first challenged to a sixty-man rope pull, and we succeeded in pull- 
ing the sophs through the water and mud. We next were victorious in the six- 
man rope pull. Our .spirits were high at that time, for we had not met defeat. 
Razoo night soon came, and here the sophomores came to the front and won a de- 
cided triumph. Their joy was not long-lived, however, for that same night we 
succeeded in defeating them in the nightshirt parade, a deed that had not been 
accomplished by freshmen for almost twenty years. The sophs had some satis- 
faction in knowing that there were very few whole nightshirts that came out of the 
scrap. 

Our rivals won the interclass sports, defeating us in both football and basket- 
ball. The honors are now about evenly divided, and we are eagerly looking for- 
ward to the banquet scrap. Victory in this contest will enable us to remove the 
decoration that adorns every neophyte's head, the "frosh cap". 

We hope that in time to come we shall be able to stand the tests and that we 
can be called typical Aggie men with the true Aggie spirit. 

KENDALL B. CRANE 



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^fje Jfresifjman Claris; 



Adams, Charles Streetcr 
Allen, Herbert Adams 
Allen, Raymond Clayton 
Andrew, John Albion, Jr. 
Armstrong, Robert Lindsey 
Atwood, Rachel 
Babson, Osman 
Bailey, Headley Edmund 
Barney, George Hillman 
Barrus, George Alvan 
Bartsch, Nelson Edgar 
Bedford, Harry 
Benoit, Edward George 
Bergan, Carl Augustus 
Berggren, Stina Matilda 
Bernard, Sergius Joseph 
Billings, Samuel Clark 
Bishop, Frank Millard 
Blackinton, John Roswell 
Bond, Richard Henry, Jr. 
Brown, Jessie Elizabeth 
Brown, Mildred Shepard 
Brown, Phillips Cornelius 
Buckler, May Frances 
Burbank, Oscar Frank, Jr. 
Burns, Theodore Chandler 
Call, Reuben Hillman 
Campbell, Harold Vining 
Chenoweth, Winifred Lee 
Cleveland, Maurice Mortimer 
Cook, Charles Hardy 
Cotter, Monica Quill 
Coven, Milton Isadore 
Cox, Charles Bartlett 
Crane, Kendall Buck 
Cunningham, Robert Grey 
Daniels, Arthur Richards 
Davis, Arnold Mearns 
Dean, Lucien Wesley 
Decker, Charlotte Marthe 
Denny, Myrtle Althea 
Denton, Edward Wemyss 
Dickey, Robert Ira 
Dix, Raymond Arthur 
Donovan, Margaret Pauline 
Dorey, Albert Frank 
Dover, Evelyn 
Drew, William Brooks 



Worcester 

Fitchburg 

Holden 

West Boxford 

East Sandwich 

Greenfield 

Gloucester 

Lucea, Jamaica, B. W. I. 

Hamilton 

Lithia 

Waverly 

Whitinsville 

Chicopee Falls 

Northampton 

Worcester 

North .4dams 

Belmont 

Natick 

Little Corapton, R. I. 

Needham 

Fitchburg 

North Amherst 

Framingham 

Pittsfield 

Worcester 

Taunton 

Colrain 

Leyden 

North Amherst 

East Pepperell 

Beverly 

Somerville 

Indian Orchard 

Jamaica Plain 

Millbury 

Quincy 

Dedham 

Berlin 

Millis 

Holyoke 

Northampton 

Norton 

Merrimac 

North Springfield, Vt. 

Bondsville 

Belchertown 

Methuen 

Greenwich, Conn. 



21 Fearing Street 
9 North College 

3 Nutting Avenue 
10 Nutting Avenue 

GO Pleasant Street 

Abigail Adams House 

Mt. Pleasant 

101 Pleasant Street 

42 Lincoln Avenue 

51 Amity Street 

86 Pleasant Street 

5 Tillson Court 

1-t North College 

70 Lincoln Avenue 

Abigail Adams House 

35 Lincoln Avenue 

86 Pleasant Street 

83 Pleasant Street 

81 Pleasant Street 

Colonial Inn 

Abigail Adams House 

North Amherst 

17 Phillips Street 

Abigail Adams House 

30 Fearing Street 

75 Pleasant Street 

3 McClure Street 

53 Lincoln Avenue 

North Amherst 

97 Pleasant Street 

81 Pleasant Street 

Abigail Adams House 

15 South College 

29 North Prospect Street 

18 Nutting Avenue 

10 North College 

97 Pleasant Street 

5 North College 

4 Nutting .A. venue 
25 Fearing Street 

54 Pleasant Street 

33 East Pleasant Street 

50 Pleasant Street 

15 Fearing Street 

Abigail Adams House 

Belchertown 

Abigail Adams House 

53 Lincoln Avenue 



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Eldridge, Francis Kennctt 
Ellert, Fred Charles 
Fcnton, John Hopkins 
Franklin, Paul Lawrence 
Gaumond, Alice Delimen 
Giandoraenico, Stephen 
Glick, Ina Ervin 
Goldberg, Max Charles 
Goodell, Herbert Andrew 
Goodell, Hermon Ulysses 
Goodnow, Robert Gibson 
Grant, William Edward 
Grunwaldt, Lucy Antoinette 
Gunn, Ralph Ellis 
Hale, Henry Fales 
Haley, Edward Fowler 
Hall, Addison Smith 
Hammond, Clarence Elliot 
Harris, Charles Whiteomb, Jr. 
Haubenreiser, Elsie Martha 
Hernan, Richard Alden 
Hetherington, Thomas 
Hinchey, Anne Elizabeth 
Horwitt, Leonard 
Howard, John Brooks, Jr. 
Howard, Lucius Alexander 
Howard, Martin Stoddard 
Howe, Norman Manwaring 
Hunt, Kenneth Whitten 
Hunter, Howard William 
Ives, Kenneth Gage 
Jacobson, John 
Jensen, Henry Wilhelm 
Johnson, Catharine Genevieve 
Jones, Fred William 
Joy, John Leo William 
Kempt, Harry Charles 
Kingsbury, Kermit Kenton 
Kneeland, Ralph Folger, Jr. 
Knight, Kathryn Rachel 
Labarge, Robert Rolland 
Lake, Walter Sidelinger 
Lawlor, John Thomas, Jr. 
Leader, Anthony William 
Leonard, John Morris 
Loomis, Randall Miller 
Loud, Miriam Johnson 
Lynds, Lewis Malcolm 
MacCausland, Mabel Alice 
Madden, Archie Hugh 



Georgetown 

Holyoke 

Winthrop 

Springfield 

Southbridge 

Walpole 

Amherst 

Maiden 

Southbridge 

Southbridge 

Hopedale 

Boston 

Springfield 

South Jacksonville, Fla. 

Jamaica Plain 

Orange 

Ashfield 

Needham 

Leominster 

Springfield 

Gilbertville 

Adams 

Palmer 

Brooklyn, N. Y. 

Reading 

Ridgewood, N. J. 

Northfield, Vt. 

Greenfield 

Arlington 

Holyoke 

Amherst 

North Dartmouth 

Jamaica Plain 

Amherst 

Amherst 

Amherst 

Eastham 

Leominster 

Attleboro 

Greenfield 

Holyoke 

Plainville 

Marblehead 

Worcester 

Fall River 

Easthampton 

Plainfield 

Taunton 

West Newton 

Amherst 



47 East Pleasant Street 
10 South College 
4 Chestnut Street 

83 Pleasant Street 
Abigail Adams House 

7 Phillips Street 

27 Fearing Street 

15 South College 

42 Cottage Street 

42 Cottage Street 

Exp. Sta. Farm House 

17 Triangle Street 

Abigail Adams House 

33 E. Pleasant Street 

84 Pleasant Street 
17 Phillips Street 

53 Lincoln Avenue 

18 Nutting Avenue 

3 Hallock Street 

Abigail Adams House 

Gl Amity Street 

75 Pleasant Street 

Abigail Adams House 

80 Pleasant Street 

97 Pleasant Street 

13 North College 
97 Pleasant Street 
35 Lincoln Avenue 

Farmhouse 
83 Pleasant Street 

West Street 
4 Nutting Avenue 

14 North College 
Fames Avenue 

137 South Pleasant Street 

3 High Street 

Baker Place 

3 Hallock Street 

83 Pleasant Street 

Abigail Adams House 

15 Phillips Street 
Sunset Avenue 

86 Pleasant Street 

8 Allen Street 

14 Nutting Avenue 

22 Pleasant St., Easthampton 

Abigail Adams House 

75 Pleasant Street 

Abigail Adams House 

79 Main Street 



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Mann, Raymond Simmons 
Marcus, Theodore 
Maylott, Gertrude 
McChesney, Herbert Lewis 
Mclsaac, Donald Weston 
Miller, Walter Edward 
Morawski, Earle Leo 
Morgan, Isabel Elvira 
Morse, Beryl Florance 
Mullen, Edwin Joseph 
Murphy, Donald Eraser 
Nelson, Gordon 
Nims, Russell Everett 
Noble, George Watson 
Noyes, George Hazen 
O'Connor, Eileen 
Pagliaro, Sylvester 
Paksarian. John Paul 
Parks, Stillman Harding 
Patch, Eldred Keene 
Paulson, John Edward 
Phinney, Paul Tirrell 
Phinney, Wallace Sanford 
Pillsbury, William Gale 
Pollin, Ida Edith 
Pottala, Arne Eric 
Potter, Stuart Hamilton 
Pray, Francis Civille 
Purdy, Wilfred George 
Pyle, Arthur Guard 
Raplus. Harry Edward 
Renaud, Hector Holmes 
Riley, Vincent Joseph 
Robertson, Harold Miner 
Ronka, Lauri Samuel 
Root, John Cushman 
Roper, Harold John 
Rurak, John Walter 
Salikorn, Lamchiag Joti 
Sanborn, Alice Geneva 
Sandstrom, Evelyn Cecelia 
Saraceni, Raphael 
Schantz, Joseph Harvey 
Scrima, Paul Andres 
Sederquist, Arthur Butman, Jr. 
Shepard, Moody Lawrence 
Singleton, Eric 
Sirois, John Joseph 
Skogsberg, Frank Albert 
Sleeper, Ralph Emertbn 



Dalton 

Roxbury 

Worcester 

West Springfield 

East Weymouth 

Bethany, Conn. 

Attleboro 

Schenectady, X. 

Southbridge 

Holyokc 

Lynn 

Roslindale 

Greenfield 

Pittsfield 

Haverhill 

Worcester 

Mittineague 

Franklin 

Gloucester 

Stoneham 

Holyokc 

Hyde Park 

Willimansett 

Amesbury 

Sheffield 

Fitchburg 

Framingham 

Amherst 

Merrimac 

Plymouth 

Agawam 

W'alpole 

Somerset 

Leyden 

Gloucester 

Plainville 

W^estminster 

Greenfield 

Siam 

Attleboro 

Auburn 

Lynn 

Allentown, Pa. 

Monson 

Auburndale 

West Boylston 

Brooklyn, N. Y. 

Andover 

AVorcester 

Rowley 



9 Phillips Street 

15 South College 

Abigail .\dams House 

31 Lincoln Avenue 

30 Fearing Street 

29 North Prospect Street 

83 Pleasant Street 

Abigail Adams House 

Abigail Adams House 

83 Pleasant Street 

13 Phillips Street 

.50 Pleasant Street 

Colonial Inn 

9 Phillips Street 

8e Pleasant Street 

Abigail Adams House 

Baker Place 

8 Allen Street 

8 North College 

97 Pleasant Street 

Kappa Epsilon 

22 Sunset Avenue 

7 McClellan Street 

81 Pleasant Street 

Abigail Adams House 

15 Fearing Street 

Farmhouse 

22 Sunset Avenue 

50 Pleasant Street 

7 Phillips Street 
97 Pleasant Street 

15 Fearing Street 

81 Pleasant Street 

The Davenport 

8 North College 
15 Hallock Street 

3 Hallock Street 

60 Pleasant Street 

86 Pleasant Street 

Abigail Adams House 

Abigail Adams House 

13 Phillips Street 

86 Pleasant Street 

Baker Place 

45 Pleasant Street 

3 Nutting Avenue 

35 Lincoln Avenue 

35 Lincoln Avenue 

3 Nutting Avenue 

13 Phillips Street 



108 



Smith, Raymond Francis 
Smith, Reginald DeWitt 
Smith, Winthrop Grant 
Spooner, Laurence Whipple 
Stacy, Paul 

Stanford, Spencer Clarendon 
Stanisiewski, Leon 
Stevenson, Errol Burton 
Stone, Ruth Winifred 
Suher, Maurice 
Sullivan, Pauline Eugenia 
Sullivan, William Nicholas, Jr. 
Swctt, Margaret Elizabeth 
Swift, Frances Harrington 
Swift, Gilbert Dean 
Taft, Jesse Alderman 
Taft, Roger Sherman 
Tank, John Richard 
Thatcher, Christine Belle 
Tiffany, Don Cecil 
Tilton, Arthur Francis, Jr. 
Tomfohrde, Karl Martin 
Tudryn, Edward William 
Wadleigh, Cecil Herbert 
Waechter, Peter Hansen, Jr. 
Warren, Allen Johnson 
Wells, Marie Evelyn 
White, Frank Tisdale, Jr. 
White, Harold James 
Williams, Inez Wilhelmina 
Wood, Priscilla Grover 
AVoodcock, Alfred Herbert 
Woodin, Elizabeth Marie 
Yeatman, Alwyn Frederick 
Young, Edward Henry 
Zuger, Albert Peter 



Needham 

West Springfield 

Needham Heights 

Brimfield 

Webster 

Rowe 

Amherst 

Brockton 

Holyoke 

Holyoke 

Bangor, Me. 

Lawrence 

Gloucester 

Springfield 

Melrose 

Mendon 

Sterling 

Chatham, N. Y. 

Cummington 

Cambridge 

Salem 

West Somerville 

Hadley 

Milford 

Walpole 

New Haven, Conn. 

Pugwash, Nova Scotia 

Holbrook 

Brighton 

Brockton 

West Bridgewater 

Daytona Beach, Fla. 

Adams 

Springfield 

Northampton 

New Haven, Conn. 



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31 Lincoln Avenue 

83 Pleasant .Street 

20 Lessey Street 

17 Phillips Street 

22 Sunset Avenue 

Triangle Street 

86 Pleasant Street 

Abigail Adams House 

56 Pleasant Street 

Abigail Adams House 

5 North College 

Abigail Adams House 

Abigail Adams House 

54 Lincoln Avenue 

Exp. Sta. Farmhouse 

Care of E. F. Gaskill 

15 Phillips Street 

33 Lincoln Avenue 

83 Pleasant Street 
21 Fearing Street 

3 Hallock Street 

21 Fearing Street 

Exp. Sta. Farmhouse 

15 Fearing Street 

45 Pleasant Street 

."Abigail Adams House 

81 Pleasant Street 

11 South College 

Abigail Adams House 

Abigail Adams House 

45 Pleasant Street 

Abigail Adams House 

66 Pleasant Street 

84 Pleasant Street 
4 Chestnut Street 




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Campug d^rnamentation at Jl. ^. C. 

'T^O any student of plant life, our campus furnishes a very remarkably well 
-'- equipped laboratory. This is especially true of the woody plants — trees, 
shrubs and vines — used in the decorative plantings about the campus grounds. 
These plants are of extreme interest, alike to the one interested in their botanical 
characteristics; to the one whose interest lies mainly in their possibilities as ex- 
cellent subjects for grounds ornamentation; and to those of us not trained in 
plant lore, but who derive pleasure from seeing, being surrounded by, and living 
in the numberless small landscape scenes, dotted about the campus, which go to 
make up the whole picture. 

Probably few persons are aware that there are, on the campus, over four 
hundred different species and varieties of these ornamental plants — a splendid 
number when one considers the size of the campus. About fifty of these are rep- 
resented in those cone-bearing evergreens which give the strong strokes of color 
to the winter picture, represented chiefly by the stately Norway spruce, several 
species of pine, and many species of Retinospora and cedar. The broad-leaf 
evergreens, exemplified in the rhododendrons and mountain laurel comprise 
about half a score other varieties. 

The great body of the collection, however, is composed of those plants which 
give us the body color of the picture in its summer beauty, but in winter present 
silhouettes of graceful leafless branches — the deciduous plants. There are nearly 
one hundred and fifty trees, exhibiting the many sizes, shapes and forms which 
lend themselves to artistic settings and combinations. One hundred and seventy- 
five shrubs, equally varied in form and habit of growth, make up the more minute 
details of the many picture compositions. Many of these are especially and ex- 
ceptionally beautiful in spring or summer at their blossoming time. Many, also, 
are especially attractive again in the autumn because of the abundance of highly 
colored fruits with which they are laden. While vines, from the nature of their 
growth, must necessarily occupy a minor position in any decorative planting, 
yet their value for a particular place in the picture is equal to that of any other 
group in its own particular place. The twenty sorts to be found on the campus 
are of such varied habits of growth, foliage, flowers and fruit as to permit of all 
possible uses for which vines are planted. Imagine the waiting-station without 
its covering of graceful tendril-like stems, or the cold, bare walls of Clark, AVilder 
and the Library if deprived of their robes and draperies of green foliage. 

The collection of plants is cosmopolitan. Just as the student body is made 
up of representatives from different sections of our state and from other states, 
with a very marked percentage coming from foreign lands, so our campus has 
received by far the greater number of its permanent residents from our native 
material, but this is materially supported by many importations from remote 
regions, even from far away foreign lands. A statistical comparison of their 

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origins brings out some interesting and surprising facts. Approximately forty- 
two per cent of the plants are indigenous to the United States. The wonder is 
that this number isn't greater. Twenty-three per cent are native to our imme- 
diate vicinity. Of this latter group, a few on the campus are probably of the 
original native growth, preserved and protected in the development of the campus, 
l)ut the greater portion have been brought in from the surrounding hills and val- 
leys and, with a definite purpose in view, worked into the plans and plantings of 
the campus. These are the plants that contribute so largely to the "natural" 
effect of the campus plantings and which connect and tie it up with the adjacent 
country. The campus blends with its surroundings. No line separates them. 

The relatively large number of foreign plants is rather surprising. Of these, 
fourteen per cent are native to Europe or to that immediate region, and comprise 
some of our earliest introductions into this country, and are among the most 
familiar of our plants. That proportion seems small when one considers that 
throughout its history our region has drawn most of its foreign population from 
Europe, and, at the same time, the greater part of our commerce has been with 
European countries. One might reasonably expect a comparable importation 
of plant varieties from these countries. 

The surprise is that thirty per cent of our ornamentals are native to eastern 
Asia — ten per cent being exclusively Japanese. This relatively high number of 
eastern Asiatic plants emphasizes the fact that plants of that region find conditions 
in New England quite suited to their perfect establishment. This high per- 
centage no doubt is due, also, to some extent, to the early importations of plants 
from Japan bj' President Clark and Dr. Brooks. It is noteworthy that many of 
these plants brought in by these gentlemen were the very first of their kinds to be 
introduced into America. The Umbrella pine. Cork-tree and Yama cherry in the 
Rhododendron Garden and the Actinidia, Climbing hydrangea and Japanese 
Fringetree on the Clark estate are thriving, healthy specimens of those first immi- 
grants. 

It is to be doubted if another campus can show as varied an assortment of 
species and at the same time have them arranged in more happy composition than 
here at M. A. C. Specimens from round the world are brought together here and 
established in perfect harmony. 

CHARLES H. THOMPSON 



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Ernest G. McVey 
Neil C. Robinson 
Raymond G. Griffin . 

Edwin J. Haertl 
George F. Hatch, Jr. 

Alexander C. Hodson 
Albert C. Cook 



Senate 

Senior iHembErs! 



junior iHemticrS 



John F. Quinn 



President 

Vice-President 

Treasurer 

William G. Amstein 
A. Rodger Chamberlain 

Secretary 
Leonard L. Thompson 



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Neil C. Robinson 
Edwin J. Haertl 



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Secretary-Treasurer 
Merrill H. Partenheimer 



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OTomen's; ^tutient Council 



Established March, 1919 



Ella M. Buckler '27 
Caroline Dean '28 
Dorothy L. Leonard '28 
Edith M. McCabe '27 
Mary Ingraham '28 



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Elizabeth A. Steinbugler '29 
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Edwin A. Wilder '28 

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A. Rodger Chamberlain 
Edith M. McCabe '27 



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Clarence H. Parsons '27 

Harold E. Clark '28 

John R. Kay '29 



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Charles R. C. Clements 
Arnold W. Dyer . 

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Charles W. Barr 
Charles S. Cleaves 



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Vice-President 

Secretary-Treasurer 

Lawrence A. Comins 
Leonard W. Morrison 
Robley W. Nash 



Edward H. Nichols 



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Mrs. W. L. Machmer 

Miss Margaret Hamlin 
Miss Helen Knowlton 



^bfaisforsi 



Mrs. F. P. Rand 

Mrs. J. S. Chamberlain 

Miss Edna L. Skinner 



Almeda M. Walker 
Ruth E. Goodell 
H.Phoebe Hall. 
Blanche D. Avery 



Lora Batehelder 
Ruth A. Faulk . 
Hilda M. GoUer 
Lois A. Bliss 
Carmeta E. Sargent 



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President 

Vice-President 

Secretary 

Treasurer 

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Chairman Membership Committee 

Chairman Meeting Committee 

Chairman Publicity Committee 

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Secretary 
Treasurer 



Robert C. Ames 
Kenneth W. MilHgan 
Clarence H. Parsons 
Gordon E. Bearse 



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Roger M. Cobb 



Maxwell H. Goldberg 
Earl F. Williams 
Herbert F. Verity 
William R. Phinney 



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Otto H. Richter . 
Edward A. Connell 
Harold E. Clark . 



. President 

. Vice-President 

Secretary- Treasurer 



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Clarence H. Parsons 
A. Clayton Morrill 
William L. Dole 
Joseph A. Malley 
George F. Hatch, Jr. 
Edward A. Connell 
J. Emerson Greenaway 
Otto H. Richter 
Clarence A. Crooks 
Samuel Cutler 
Earl F. Williams 



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Edwin A. Wilder 

Stanley N. Preston 

Edward P. Ryan 

Frank F. Homeyer 

Harold E. Clark 

Roland E. Reed 

James H. Cunningham 



Hart well E. Roper 
Maxwell H. Goldberg 
Wellington W. Kennedy, 3rd 



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Jfounbeb at Ma6md)Uietti llgricuUural College, 
Colors: White and Brown 



12, 1869 




124 



iHembcrg 

Jfratrefi in Jfacultate 
William R. Cole Harold M. Gore 

Lorin E. Ball Richard W. Smitli 

Philip H. Couliig A. ^'incent Osmiin 



James E. Bement 
Henri D. Haskins 




Jfratits in Wixbt 



P'redrick Tiiokerman 



Gerald D. Jones 
Albert F. Parsons 



William Gerald Amstein 
Ralph Warner Haskins 
Thomas Joseph Kane 
John Joseph Mahoney 
Ernest Gregory Mc^■ey 



1927 



Clarence Howard Parsons 
Donald Clifford Savage 
Albert Francis Spelman 
Frederick W^alter Swan 
Herbert Foster ^^eritv 



1928 



Ellsworth Barnard 
Horace Taylor Brockway, Jr. 
Bertram Holbrook Holland 
Robert Leo Fox 



George Sherlock Tulloch 



Francis Jeremiah Crowley 
Joseph Andrew Evans 
Edwin Elliott Marsh 
Frank Freeman Noble 



Matthew Louis Blaisdell 
Robert Lester Bowie 
Harry Rollason Copson 
George Bemis Flint 
Arthur Hall Graves 
Timothy Joseph Horan 



1929 



Dana Otis Webber 



Paul Dwight Isham 
Roman Albert Kreienbauni 
Leonard W'illiam Morrison 
Kenneth Merton Rich 
Charles Edward W^alkden 
Lawrence Henry White 



1930 



Arthur Richards Daniels 
Lucien W^esley Dean 
Robert Ira Dickey 
Leonard Horwitt 



Russell Everett Nims 
John Paul Paksarian 
Wilfred George Purdy 
Paul Stacy 



125 




Jfounbeli at ilWasiSatijusettg Agricultural College, iilartt) 15, 1873 




aipta Chapter 
i^ational Organisation 

Forty-six Chapters 

Thirteen Alumni Chapters 

Publication : The Signet 

Colors : Silver and Magenta Red 



126 



Jfratres in jFacuItatc 



William P. Brooks 
Orton J. Clark 
Robert D. Hawley 
John B. Lentz 



William Munson 
Frank P. Rand 
George E. Stone 
Roland H. Verbeck 




F. Langdon Davis 
Laurence S. Dickinson 
Raymond H. Jackson 



Thomas Vincent Henneberry 
Veasey Peirce 



Albert Cairnes Cook 
Richard Jackson Davis 
Wendell Fames Estes 
Robert Joseph Karrer 
Donald Ricker Lane 
Douglas W. Loring 



jFratreg in B^rfac 



1927 



1928 



1929 



Emory Dwight Burgess 
Charles Shepley Cleaves 
Charles R. C. Clements 
Charles Austin Frost 
Martin Stoddard Howard 



F. Civille Pray 
Philip H. Smith 
George C. Hubbard 



Merrill Henry Partenheimer 
Neil Cooley Robinson 



John Lyman Nutting 
Arnold Ide Redgrave 
Ernest John Schmidt 
Leonard Lewis Thompson 
Howard Thomas 
Edwin Arthur Wilder 



Charles Edward Kelley 
Laurence Edward Richards 
Evan Carlton Richardson 
William Brunner Robertson 
Birger John Rudquist 
Phillips Bradley Steere 



Osman Babson 
Nelson Edgar Bartsch 
Richard Henry Bond 
Oscar Frank Burbank 
Kendal Buck Crane 
William Brooks Drew 



1930 

Robert Gibson Goodnow 
Addison Smith Hall 
Stuart Hamilton Potter 
Francis Civille Pray 
Jesse Alderman Taft 
Cecil Herbert AVadleigh 
Alwyn Frederick Yeatman 



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Jfounbeli at Uniberfiitp of Virginia, ©etcmbcr 10, 1896 




<gamma Belta Chapter 

Established May 18, 1904 

i^ational <J^rganijation 

One hundred two Chapters 

Fifty-four Alumni Clubs 

Publication : The Caduceus 

Colors: Scarlet, Green, and White 



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Jfiatreg in jfacuUate 



James A. Foord 
Guy V. Glatfelter 
Edward B. Holland 



William Levi Dole 
Edwin Jacob Haertl 
Norman Blake Nash 

Harold King Ansell 
Jack Amatt 

AVilliam Hill Draper, Jr. 
Charles Edwin Gifford 

Julius Anselm Carlson 
Roger Hintze 
John Reid Kay 
Asa Foster Kinney 



jFratcr in ®rfae 

Ernest Taylor Putnam 

1927 



1928 



1929 



Frederick Daniels Thayer 
1930 



Marshall O. Lanphear 
Frederick A. McLaughlin 
Frank A. Waugh 



Josiah Waite Parsons, Jr. 
Lewis Harlow Whitaker 
John Everett White 

Charles Putnam Preston 
Stanley Nichols Preston 
Warren John Tufts 
Leslie Rockwell Smith, Jr. 

Kenneth Fraser McKittrick 
Taylor INLirk :Mills 
Robley Wilson Xash 
Edward Holyoke Nichols 



George Alvan Barrus 
Carl Augustus Bergan 
Charles Bartlett Cox 
Clarence Elliot Hammond 
Kenneth Whitten Hunt 
Herbert Lewis McChesnev 



Paul Tirrell Phinney 
Harold Miner Robertson 
Raymond Francis Smith 
Winthrop Grant Smith 
Don Cecil Tiffany 
Harold James White 



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130 




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Gerald M. Gilligan 
Alexander A. Mackimmie 



jFiaticg in Jfacultate 

Jfratcr in iHrfac 

George Williams 

1927 
Philip Woodell Baker 
Leonid Alexander Krassovsky 

Herman Eames Pickens 



William F. Robertson 
Charles H. Thompson 



Joseph Anthony Malley 
Lewis John Maxwell 



Frank John Botulinsky 



Stephen Adams 
Andrew Harris Coukus 



Francis Kenneth Eldridge 



1928 

Edward Parker Ryan 

1929 

Ernest Clark Shuman 
1930 



Karl George Laubenstein 



William Joseph O'Leary 
Earl Clinton Prouty 



Hector Holmes Renaud 



131 




JfounlieD at Mov\x>iti) iHntbersitp, Slpril 10, 1856 




Wi)tta Cfjapter 

Established December 16, 1911 

i^ational #rgani?ation 

Forty-seven Chapters 

Twenty Alumni Chapters 

Publication: The Rattle 

Colors: Military Red and White 



132 




Mtmhtva 
Jfratces in Jfacultate 



Oliver Gourens Roberts 



Raphael Alfred Biron 
Lawrence Elliot Briggs 
Robert Wallace Burrell 



Lewis Leland Durkee 

Jfratcr in Wltbt 

En OS James Montague 



William Crocker Sanctuary 



1927 



James Burbank Reed 



Maurice Andrew Cunimings 
George Franklin Hatch, Jr. 
Everett John Pyle 



Leo Linwood Allen 
Walter Abner Bray 
Thomas Wells Ferguson, Jr. 
Frederick James Flemings 

Ralph Turner Dawe 
Arnold Walton Dj^er 
Frank Irving Howe, Jr. 
Walter Gordon Hunter 



1928 



1929 



Herbert Sydney Vaughn 



Frank Fuller Homeyer 
William Eaton Hyde 
Dana Judson Kidder, Jr. 
Robert Alexander Lincoln 

Holton Stebbins Pease 
Paul Raymond Plumer 
Huntington Rutan 
Roy Simpson Tarr 



1930 



Charles Streeter Adams 
Charles Hardy Cook 
Edward Wemyss Denton 
Ralph Ellis Gunn 
Charles Whitcomb Harris, Jr. 
Kermit Kendall Kingsbury 
William Gale Pillsbury 



Arthur Guard Pyle 

Arthur Butman Sederquist, Jr. 

Moody Lawrence Shepard 

Frank Albert Skogsbury 

Eric Singleton 

Karl Martin Torafohrde 

Allen Johnson Warren 



133 




Jfounbeb at 3&icf)monb College, J^obember I, 1901 







JMasisiacijuEietts aiplja Cljaptcr 

Established April 27, 1912 

i^ational (J^rganijation 

Fifty-four Chapters 

Twelve Alumni Associations 

Seventeen Alumni Chapters 

Publication: The Journal 

Colors: Purple and Red 



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Albert W. Gottlieb 



1927 



Russell Norris Barnes 
Edward Anthony Connell 
Richard Carol Foley 

Harold Eugene Clark 
Alexander Carlton Hodson 
Ralph Gordon Murch 



Francis Daniels Alberti 
Chesley Leman Black 
William Ambrose Egan 

Robert Lindsey Armstrong 
Sergius Joseph Bernard 
Theodore Chandler Burns 
Edward Fowler Haley 
Thomas Hetherington 
John Brooks Howard, Jr. 
Howard AVilliam Hunter 



1928 



Ralph L. France 



Raymond George Griffin 
Angelo Albert Merlini 
Francis Redding Mullen 

Ernest Leavitt Spencer 
Charles James Smith 
Henry Bailey Trull 



George Bernard Voetsch 



1929 



1930 



Kenneth William Perry 

John Ayer Sullivan 

Rodger Sampson Tourtellot 

Louis Malcolm Lynds 
Raymond Simmons Mann 
Edwin Joseph Mullen 
Ralph Francis Nickerson 
George Watson Noble 
Arne Eric Pottala 
John Richard Tank 



135 





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Jfounbeii at JSoSton ?inifacrs(itp, Jlobcmfacr 2, 1909 



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Established May 18, 1912 

i^ational ©rganijation 

Seventy-Three Chapters 

Thirty-Two Alumni Associations 

Publication: The Purple, Green and Gold 

Colors: Purple, Green and Gold 



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Mtmbtva 
jFrater in JfatuUate 

Kenneth A. Salman 

jfratcr in Urfac 
William A. Brown 



1927 



Robert Call Ames 
Andrew Bremer Anderson 
Donald Hays Campbell 
Alexander Rodger Chamberlain 



Arthvir Richard Thompson 



James Emerson Greenaway 
Kenneth William Milligan 
Edwin Lincoln Murdough 
Harry Charles Nottebaert 



1928 



Howard Joseph Abrahamson 
Kenneth Alden Bartlett 
Lawrence William Elliot 
Paul Frederick Frese 



Albert Joseph LaPrise 
Charles Smith Leonard 
Leslie Irving McEwen 
Roland Ellsworth Reed 



Albion Barker Ricker 



Charles Wesley Barr 
John Shaw Chadwick 
Lawrence Albert Comins 
Leroy Osgood Jones 



1929 

Everett Spencer Henderson 
Charles Edward Verner 
Stuart Houghton Ward 
Russell Rutherford Whitten 
Prescott Davenport Young 



Stephen Giandomenico 
Walter Sidelinger Lake 



1930 



Peter Hansen Waechter, 
Edward Henry Young 



Jr. 



137 




Jfouniieti at gale Untbcrsitp, 1845 




(gamma Cljapter 

Established 1913 

J^ational (Organisation 

Twenty-nine Chapters 

Eight Alumni Associations 

Twenty Alumni Councils 

Publication: The Tomahawk 

Colors: Cardinal and Stone 



138 



illcmbcrsf 

jFratres in Jfatultate 

Earle S. Carpenter 
Charles A. Peters 
Sumner R. Parker 
Ray G. Smiley 
Lewell S. Walker 



Alexander E. Cance 
Marvin W. Goodwin 
Sidney B. Haskell 
Joseph B. Lindsey 
William L. Maehmer 




E. Baxter Eastman 
Edwin F. Gaskill 
Emory E. Grayson 
Nathaniel L. Harlow 
Walter B. Hatch 



Theodore Austin Farwell 
Demetrius Lincoln Galanie 
Thomas Benjamin LeNoir 

James Hugh Cunningham 
Horatio Malcolm Dresser 
Daniel Joseph Mulhern 

Floyd Earle Brackley 
George Gridley Canney 
Edgar Winslow Collins 
Dennis Michael Crowley 
Richard Whiting Grover 
Robert Henry Harris 
Robert Drake Rees 



Frank Millard Bishop 
John Roswell Blackinton 
John Leo William Joy 
Ralph Folger Kneeland, Jr. 
Donald Weston Mclsaac 
Walter Edward Miller 
Earle Leo Morawski 



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1927 



1928 



1929 



1930 



Albert Peter Zuger 



Stephen P. Putter 
Elwyn J. Rowell 
Robert F. Sazama 
Kenneth W. Sloan 
Charles S. Walker 



Otto Hermann Richter 
Willis Whitney Sherman 
Allan Snyder 

Cecil Curtis Rice 
Alden Parker Tuttle 
Walter Bernhardt Van Hall 



John Michael Regan 
Leonard F. Everett Sargent 
Harvey William Sevrens 
Earle Alexander Tompkins 
Lewell Seth Walker, Jr. 
John Sargent Woodbury 
John Blaise Zielinski, Jr. 



Donald Eraser Murphy 
Harding Stillman Parks 
Vincent Joseph Riley 
Raphael Saraceni 
Spencer Clarendon Stanford 
Roger Sherman Taft 
Frank Tisdale White, Jr. 



139 




Jfounbeb at WLnibevsitv of 0i)io, Spril 4, X90S 



.^^ iva^ -^i^ 




iWu Chapter 

Established April 27, 1917 

i^ational (25rgani?ation 

Thirty-one Chapters 

Thirteen Alumni Associations 

Publication : The Sickle and Sheaf 

Colors: Dark Green and Gold 



140 



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Charles P. Alexander 
Luther Arrington 
Snowden R. Clary 
William Doran 



Lewis Herbert Black 
Charles Floyd Clagg 
AVendell Burnham Cook 
Clarence Arthur Crooks 



jUlcmbcrs 
Jfiaties in JfacuUate 



Clark L. Thaver 



1927 



Richard W. Fessenden 
Loyal R. Johnson 
Earle H. Nodine 
Gerald J. Stout 



Daniel Cameron Hanson 
Ralph Norwood Hart 
Robert Wright McAllister 
Lawrence Duncan Rhoades 



1928 



Gordon Everett Bearse 
David Carlton Bradford 
John Warren Devine 
Joseph Henry Forest 
John Stanley Hall 
Walter Morton Howland 
Ethan Dana Moore 



Harold Sweetnian Adams 
Stanley Fuller Bailey 
Ira Spaulding Bates 



1929 



Kendall Howe Marsh 



Robert Earle Moriarty 
Robert Hammond Owers 
Hartwell Eveleth Roper 
Frank Stratton 
Walter Russell Smith 
Edwin Searles White 
Newell Allen Schappelle 



James Eaton Bond, Jr. 
George Wallace Dutton 
Clifton Russell Johnson 



John Albion Andrew, Jr. 
Harry Bedford 
Phillips Cornelius Brown 
Reuben Hillman Call 



1930 



Arnold Mearns Davis 
John Thomas Lawlor, Jr. 
Errol Burton Stevenson 
Arthur Francis Tilton, Jr. 



141 




JBelta 33f)i ^Ipija 



Jfounbeti at imasfiacfjusetts Sgrtcultutal College, 1916 

Publication: Mogen David Colors: Blue and White 




142 



©elta ^J)i ^Ipfja 

Jfratcr in Wlxht 
Edward B. Landis 



Max Bovarnick 



1927 

Louis N. Goldberff 



Samuel Cutler 



Maxwell Henry Goldberg 



Phillip Bern 

Martin Goodman Fonseca 



1928 



1929 



Myer Lynsky 



Henry G. Minsuk 
Robert Simcovitz 



Milton I. Coven 



1930 



Maurice Suher 



143 




ICappa Cpsiilon 

Jfounbcb at iHlasgatljugetts; Agricultural CoUege, Jfcfaruarp I, 1913 

Reorganized October 15, 1921 

Mu aiptja Cljapter 
jTtational (©rganijatton (^enbing) 

Colors: Garnet, Gray, and Gold 



11.4 




Fred C. Kenney 
G. Chester Crampton 
John C. Graham 
Grant B. Snyder 



Oscar Renest Carlson 
Calton Oliver Cartwright 



^appa Cpsiilon 

Jfratrcs in jFacuItatc 



Elmer E. Barber 

Jfratct in Wlxbt 
William L. Dowd 

1927 



1928 



Arthur K. Harrison 
David Moxon, 2nd 
Harlow L. Pendleton 
Harold W. Smart 



Earl Fletcher Williams 
William Hildreth Parkin 



Wellington Waterloo Kennedy, 3rd Walter Kenneth McGuire 

Walter Herman Marx 



1929 



Laurence Adams Carruth 
Horace RaljDh Chapin 
Anthony Lewis Gagliarducci 
Boleslaw Nitkiewicz 



Sylvestra Pagliaro 
William Roland Phinney 
Walter Edward Southwick 
Dickran Vartanian 



Alexander Charles Winton 



Herbert Adams Allen 
Kenneth Gage Ives 
Harry Charles Kempt 
Robert Rolland Labarge 



1930 



John Morris Leonard 
John Edward Paulson 
Wallace Sanford Phinney 
Harry Edward Raplus 



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Established as an Honorary Society, February 13, 1922 

Colors: White and Green 



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IBelta ^6i #amma 



Mtmbttn 

Jfatultp iflembcrs 



Mary E. Foley 
Mary E. M. Garvey 
Margaret E. Hamlin 



Frances Clara Bruce 
Ella Maude Buckler 
Ruth Eugenia Davison 
Hilda Maraaret Goller 



Edna L. Skinner 
1927 



Adeline E. Hicks 
Lorian P. Jefferson 
Marion G. Pulley 



Ruth Edna Goodell 
Elladora Kathryn Huthsteiner 
Mary Ingraham 
Almeda Marion Walker 



Jennie May Wiggin 



1928 



Marjorie Elsie Beeman 
Dorothy Ann Chapman 
Dorothy Mabel Cooke 
Carolyn Dean 
Julia Ruth Lawrence 
Dorothy Luella Leonard 
Margaret Elizabeth Lincoln 
Margaret Adams Little 

Blanche Deane Avery 
Edith Louise Bertenshaw 
Alice Streeter Chapin 
Cornelia Bassett Church 
Ruth Adelaide Faulk 
Mildred Fontaine 
Marjorie Allerton Hammond 
Mary Harrington 
Guila Gray Hawley 
Miriam Hall Huss 



Elizabeth Alma Morey 
Josephine Blanche Panzica 
Sarah Theodora Plantinga 
Marjorie Johnson Pratt 
Harriet Ellise Proctor 
Barbara Willson Southgate 
Frances Clarinda Thompson 
Florence Dorothea Williams 



1929 



Betty 



Alice Luvanne Johnson 
Mary Catherine Kane 
Elizabeth Anne Lynch 
Faith Evelyn Packard 
Ruth Harriet Parrish 
Esther Janet Perkins 
Gladys Elizabeth Sivert 
Grace Gertrude Slack 
Bessie May Smith 
Carolyn Emma Soper 
Ann Steinbugler 



1930 



Rachel Atwood 

Stina Matilda Berrgren 

Mildred Shephard Brown 

May Frances Buckler 

Winifred Lee Chenoweth 

Monica Quill Cotter 

Margaret Pauline Donovan 

Evelyn Dover 

Lucy Antoinette Grunwaldt 

Elsie Martha Haubenreiser 



Anne Elizabeth Hinchey 
Miriam Johnson Loud 
Mabel Alice MacCausland 
Gertrude Maylott 
Beryl Florence Morse 
Eileen O'Connor 
Evelyn Cecelia Sandstrom 
Ruth Winifred Stone 
Pauline Eugenia Sullivan 
Marie Evelyn Wells 



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Mi i^appa W 



Frank A. Waugh . 
George E. Gage . 
Arthur N. Julian . 
Marshall O. Lanphear 
Edgar L. Ashley . 



Mary T. Boyd 



Dr. Norman J. Pyle 

Mary Ingraham 
Ralph W. Haskins 



Elections, Spring of 1926 

Clasg of 1926 

Henry H. Richardson 

Elections, October, 1926 

jFatuUp 

Class of 1927 

James B. Reed 



. President 
Vice-President 
. Secretary 
. Treasurer 
. Historian 



Lawrence L. Jones 



Mr. Arthur P. French 

Clarence H. Parsons 
Herman E. Pickens 



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Mi ^appa Mi 



iilemJjersf in jFatultp 



Charles P. Alexander 
Edgar L. Ashley 
Elmer E. Barber 
Arthur B. Beaumont 
William P. Brooks 
Alexander E. Cance 
Joseph Chamberlain 
Walter W. Chenoweth 
G. Chester Crampton 
Wilham L. Doran 
Henry T. Fernald 
Mary J. Foley 
James A. Foord 
George E. Gage 
Chauncey M. Gilbert 
Clarence E. Gordon 
Christian I. Gunness 
Sidney B. Haskell 
Frank A. Hays 
Edward B. Holland 
Lorian P. Jefferson 
John P. Jones 
Arthur N. Julian 
Marshall O. Lanphear 
John B. Lentz 
Edward M. Lewis 



Joseph B. Lindsey 
Majel M. MacMasters 
William C. Machmer 
Alexander A. Mackimmie 
Charles E. Marshall 
Frank C. Moore 
Fred W. Morse 
Willard A. Munson 
A. Vincent Osmun 
Richard T. Muller 
John E. Ostrander 
Charles H. Patterson 
Charles A. Peters 
Frank P. Rand 
Ralph W. Redman 
Victor A. Rice 
Donald W. Sawtelle 
Fred C. Sears 
Paul Serex 
Jacob W. Shaw 
Richard W. Smith 
Clark L. Thayer 
Ray E. Torrey 
Ralph A. Van Meter 
Frank A. Waugh 
Julius H. Frandsen 



Olive M. Turner 



JResiilient iHlcmbcrg 
H. M. Thompson 



Mrs. Christian I. Gunness 



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i;f)e Jilt, tB:otjp Eesierbation 

1\ /TT. TOBY in Sunderland, together with adjoining land to the north and 
■'--'■ east totaling 755 acres, was secured by the Massachusetts Agricultural 
College in 1916 to serve as a laboratory for college instruction in forestry and to 
exemplify, for all who might be interested, the practical application of forestry 
principles. Within the forest boundaries are to be found high, dry ridges, cool 
ravines, both warm and cool hillsides, sandy flats, and swampy bottomland. 
Owing to this marked variety of soil and topography, and owing also to its loca- 
tion in the intermediate zone between the northern and sprout hardwood regions, 
the forest contains a strikingly wide representation of forest types. In close 
proximity there are stands of red and rock oak, of birch, beech, and maple, of 
white oak and hickory, of hemlock, of white pine, of ash and basswood, and 
of swamp maple and elm. The forest is representative of Massachusetts condi- 
tions also in the fact that it is nearly all second growth following the abandonment 
of worn-out plough-land and pasture. The further fact that there is a steady 
demand from neighboring markets for all its products rounds out an ideal group 
of qualifications for a demonstration forest. 

The Forestry Department of the College is so managing the area as to main- 
tain there a reservoir of timber, from which only as much is taken periodically as 
can be replaced by mormal growth. Blank spaces are being planted to the most 
desirable native or imported species, and the stands already present are weeded, 
thinned, protected, and finally harvested in such a way as to bring on a new crop 
to replace the old. Among the special problems for which solutions are now being 
sought on the Mountain are the discovery of the best species to introduce in 
substitution for the disappearing chestnut as a post and pole tree, and the deter- 
mination of the best methods of growing clear lumber suitable for house-building. 
In these and other investigations, the Forest is being utilized as a home experi- 
mental-ground by the Northeastern Forest Experiment Station, a branch of the 
U. S. Forest Service with headquarters at the College. 

It is to be expected that as years go by, the Mt. Toby Forest will not only 
show how timber may be grown as a continuous and profitable crop, but will also 
show how a public forest may serve the surrounding community by providing 
winter work for farmers, by furnishing a constant supply of fuel and logs, and by 
affording all the while a resource for those who like to be in the woods. The 
lookout-tower on the summit, the faculty log cabin, the two new cabins being 
built this year, the many miles of trails, are attractive features which suggest 
that the development of the Forest in technical investigation will be paralleled 
by an equally important development in recreational use. 

LAURENCE R. GROSE 



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^f)e CoacfjesJ 



Curry S. Hicks, Professor of Physical Education and Head of the Department 
Harold M. Gore '13, Head Coach, Coach of Varsity Football and Basketball and 

Professor of Physical Education 
Frank S. Clark '87, Second Team Coach in Football 

Llewellyn L. Derby, Coach of Varsity Track and Instructor in Physical Education 
Lorin E. Ball '21, Coach of V arsity Baseball and Hockey and Instructor in Physical 

Education 
AVilbur H. Marshman '23, Backfield Coach in Football 
Philip H. Couhig '26, Coach of Freshman Football, Basketball, and Baseball and 

Instructor in Physical Education 
Linus A. Gavin '26, Line Coach in Football 



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1926 Minter tKrack anb lOvelap ^ta^on 

THIS season, with the return of two veterans, prospects seemed rather good. 
However, on account of accidents, the Indoor Track Meet at Worcester Tech 
was the only victory of the season. 

The first meet was a dual relay race with B. U. Their team was composed 
entirely of veterans, and they won. The following week at the B. A. A. Games, 
Bates won its sixth consecutive relay at these games by defeating Amherst and 
M. A. C. Our relay teams seem ill-fated in that during the last two years, some 
one of the runners has accidently fallen, nullifying chances of winning which were 
very favorable. 

The annual winter track meet with W. P. I. at Worcester was a decided vic- 
tory for M. A. C, the Agates winning the contest by a score of 40 to 28. In this 
meet the team took four firsts and tied for another. Tucker made a new college 
record in the high jump, going over the bar at 5 feet, 8 inches. The season closed 
with the Invitation Meet given by the 104th Infantry at Springfield. The squad 
was considerably weakened by the "flu" epidemic, and as a result, but few men 
were entered. Schappelle was the only man to come through, winning fourth 
place in the 1000-yard run. 

J. EMERSON GREENAWAY 



1926 Winter ^tack anii 3ReIap Reason 



Relay 


B. U. 


M. A. C. 


Triangular Relay 


Amherst 


Bates 


M. A. C. 


Indoor Meet 


W. P. I. 


M. A. C. 



Jan. 30 



Feb. 6 



Feb. 22 



At K. of C, Boston 



At Boston Arena 



At Worcester 



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1926 Eelap tKeam 



Loren F. Sniffen '26 . 

J. Emerson Greenaway '27 

L. L. Derby 



L. F. Sniffen '26 

T. V. Henneberry '27 



iWcmbcrs 



A. Snyder '27 



Captain 

Manager 

Coach 



J. S. Hall '28 
N. A. Schappelle 



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1926 Spring i:rack tlTeam 

L. F. Sniffen '26 Captain 

J. E. Greenaway '27 ........ . Manager 

F. C. Stratton '28 ....... Assistant Manager 

L. L. Derby Coach 

L. F. SnifPen '26 T. V. Henneberry '27 

L. L. Jones '26 J. J. Mahoney '27 

G. L. Thompson '26 H. E. Nottebaert '27 
E. L. Tucker '26 G. E. Bearse '28 

R. A. Biron '27 H. M. Dresser '28 

R. W. Burrell '27 J. S. Hall '28 

C. F. Clagg '27 N. A. Schappelle '28 

F. W. Swan '27 



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1926 Spring tKrack ^easion 

TN the first meet of the season, the 1926 Spring Track Team won from Tufts in 
-'- an exceedingly close meet, the third annual encounter between the two rivals, 
by a score of 64 2-3 to 61 1-3. This was a meet which was hotly contested 
throughout. The M. A. C. team won eight firsts out of a possible fourteen. 
The running events were the decisive factors, furnishing the winning points. 

In the next dual meet of the season, Middlebury proved to be the winner, 
leading with 77 2-3 points to our 57 1-3. This meet would have been more evenly 
balanced had not the Middlebury team insisted in having the hammer throw, 
an event not attempted at this college. Their men succeeded in lowering several 
of their records. 

Norwich, in the third dual meet, proved to be an easy victim, falling under a 
score of 69 to 47. This is the fourth successive victory over the Cadets. Aided 
by high winds, some very fine times were made. Tucker made a new college 
record of 10 feet, 7 inches in the pole vault, and also equalled his former record of 
;5 feet, 8 inches in the high jump. 

At the Eastern Intercollegiate Meet held at Worcester, two records were 
broken, one a college record for the 880-yard run, this being lowered by Schappelle 
to 3 3-5 seconds, and the other, the Eastern record in the broad jump, was claimed 
by Captain Sniffen by virtue of a record jump of 22 feet, 5 inches. The Aggie 
team was tied for fourth place with W. P. I. 

Snifl'en was the only man to score at the N. E. I. C. A. A. Meet this year. 
He took first place in the broad jump, making a new college record of 22 feet, 8 1-4 
inches. He is the first man to be a New England Intercollegiate champion that 
M. A. C. has ever had. He has also been the only Aggie entrant to score at this 
meet for the past three years. 

The New Hampshire team was too strong for the M. A. C. aggregation, and 
as a result won the last meet of the season with an 87 to 39 score. Some very fast 
times were made, for both dashes were run ofl^ in less than the record time of 
Mass. Aggie. The work of Captain Sniffen in his last meet for Aggie was especially 
noteworthy. In his last jump he again set up a new record in the broad jump, 
covering 23 feet, 1 1-8 inches, a record which will probably stand for years tc come. 

Of the members of the Class of 1926, three hold college records; Tucker holds 
botli the high jump and pole vault records; Thurlow holds the mark for the discus; 
while Sniffen holds that for the broad jump, the 220-yard dash, and shares the 
honor for the 100-yard dash, as well as holding the Eastern Intercollegiate record 
for the broad jump. In the last three years. Captain Sniffen has consistently 
been the high scorer on the squad, amassing a total of 194 points. 

J. EMERSON GREENAWAY 



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1926 Spring ^racfe Session 

Tufts at M. A. C. 
Middlebury at Middlebury, Vt. 
Norwich at Northfield, Vt. 
Eastern Intercollegiates at Worcester 
N. E. I. C. A. A. at Cambridge 



April 24 
May 1 
May 8 

May 15 

May 21 

May 29 University of New Hampshire at M. A. C. 



M.A.C 

64f 
57* 



0pp. 

6H 
77f 

69 48 

15 points scored 

5 points scored 



39 



87 



IRecortrs! Wtokm ©urtng 1926 Reason 

Broad Jump— 23 ft. j/g inches by L. F. Sniflen '26 

Half Mile— 2 min. 3 3/5 seconds by N. A. Schappelle '28 



Joint Committee on intercollegiate ^tljleticsi 



Dean William L. Maehmer 

Prof. A. Vincent Osmun 

Prof. Frederick A. McLaughlin 



0itictx& 



. President 

Vice-President 

. Secretary 



jfatuUp Mtmbets 

President Edward M. Lewis Physical Director Curry S. Hicks 

Dean William L. Maehmer Prof. A. Vincent Osmun 

Coach Harold M. Gore Prof. Richard W. Smith, Jr. 

Prof. Frederick A. McLaughlin 



A. Vincent Osmun '03 
Frederick A. McLaughlin '11 



Slumnt Mzmbtxi 

Harold M. Gore '13 
Richard W. Smith, Jr. '21 



^tubent JJlanagers 

Daniel C. Hanson, Football Edwin J. Haerti, Basketball 

Frank Stratton, Track Andrew B. Anderson, Hockey 

Richard J. Davis, Baseball 



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1926 Crosig Country Ceam 



Clarence A. 


Crooks 


'27 .... 


Captain 


Frank C. Stratton ' 


28 


. Manager 


Llewellyn L 


Derby 


jMcmbersi 


Coach 


C. A. Crooks '27 




H. C. Nottebaert '27 


R. A. Biron 


'27 




F. W. Swan '27 


T. V. Henneberry 'J 


17 


C. P. Preston '28 






R. S. Snell '29 








1926 ^casion 


M. A. C. 0pp. 


October 


9 


Tufts at M. A. C. 


26 33 


October 


16 


Williams at Williamstown 


19 39 


October 


22 


Wesley an at M. A. C. 


24 33 


October 


29 


Amherst at Amherst 


15 50 


November 


6 


Boston University at Boston 


26 29 


November 


15 


N. E. I. C. A. A. 


Seventh Place 



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1926 Crogg Country ^easion 

' I '*HE 1926 cross country season has been one of the best the College has ever 
-'- enjoyed. With a team made up of five veteran runners, Aggie won the five 
straight dual meets, defeating each member of the "Little Three" as well as Tufts 
and Boston University. 

The season started with a meet with Tufts on the home course, which resulted 
in a victory for M. A. C, 26-33. Snell's unsuccessful fight to take first place 
from Lester of Tvifts was the feature of this race, which was run in the fast time of 
27:2 2/5. 

The defeat of AVilliams at Williamstown by a score of 19-39 was the next 
item. "Ducky" Swan led the field, winning first place in moderately fast time. 
This was the first time in the history of Williams College that their cross country 
team had ever been defeated on their home course. 

The following meet was with Wesleyan at M. A. C. The visiting team, which 
later won the "Little Three" championship, was defeated by Aggie, 24-33. This 
race was the fastest one on the home course this season, 27:2. Captain Newton 
of Wesleyan broke the tape and was closely followed by Preston. 

Amherst was next on the schedule, and was defeated on their home course 
by a perfect score when the M. A. C. team broke the tape as a unit. After this 
race, the team ran back to the Drill Hall from the Golf Links. This was the 
third member of the "Little Three" which our team defeated this season. 

The next race, with Boston LTniversity, was the closest of the season. After 
trailing Lockhart of B. U. over the Franklin Park course most of the run, "Ducky" 
Swan forged ahead in the last mile, breaking the tape for his third first place this 
season. The various places were hotly contested, as is shown by the score, 26-29. 

The harriers again ran the Franklin Park course the following week at the 
New England Intercollegiate meet in which they took seventh place. Swan and 
Captain Crooks, the first of our men to place, took 19th and 20th places respec- 
tively. 

This season's club has hung up an enviable record, both in the times of the 
races and in the five straight dual victories, including the second successive defeat 
of Williams. The teamwork characteristic of last year's squad was still evident, 
but the individual placings have moved up, as is shown by Swan's first places 
in three out of five races, and the taking of second in the remaining two duals. 
It may easily be said that this has been the best season Aggie has had for many 
years. 

FRANK C. STRATTON 



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1926 pageball ^tam 



John B. Temple '26 
AVilliam L. Dole '27 
Loren E. Ball '21 



John B. Temple, Catcher 
Norman B. Nash, Pitcher 
Preston J. Davenport, Pitcher 
Ernest G. McVey, First Base 
Edwin J. Haertl, SecoJid Base 



Lawrence E. Briggs 



iWembers! 



Captain 

Manager 

Coach 



Robert E. Moriarity, Short Stop 
Joseph R. Hilyard, Third Base 
Leonard L. Thompson, Right Field 
Raymond G. Griffin, Center Field 
Herbert E. Moberg, Left Field 



Substitutes! 

Cecil C. Rice 



James M. Richards 



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^\)t 1926 pa£ietjall ^easion 

THE 1926 baseball team went through a disheartening season. They started 
poorly and they never really recovered, although they developed a spirit to 
win shortly after the middle of the season which proved most sweetly effective 
when the Agates went to Springfield. They won four out of sixteen games, and 
they played both extremely good baseball and the exact opposite. To those of us 
who were "on the inside", the real fault lay in the fact that the team lacked con- 
fidence in itself. By the time they had plastered Wesleyan for seven innings, 
they had learned how it felt, and with the exception of two unfortunate innings 
at the end of the Middletown struggle, the team functioned as a team and a 
gang of fighters for the remainder of the year. Hits were more frequent and en- 
thusiasm was more feverish. 

The season opened comparatively early (April 17th) at Williamstown. 
The scorebook contains the following comment: "Weather — High wind, Min- 
imum temperature, 40°F." The Agates were dropped, 9 to 0, by Bok, a green 
twirler for Williams. The Berkshire batters gleaned seven hits from Nash and 
Davenport, three of which were doubles. The x\gates, on the other hand, had to 
be satisfied with a single from Moberg's bat. 

Tufts invaded the Aggie campus on the following Saturday, and clinched a 
17 to 2 victory. The Tufts offense opened up early, and Davenport was forced to 
retire before the first putout of the game and after two runs had been scored. 
The Agates crashed through with six hits, but this array hardly stacked up against 
the Medfordites' nineteen clouts for thirty-one total bases. 

The Agates touched the outlook with a bit of a glow when they outscored 
Worcester Tech in a loosely played clash. Nash pitched the whole game against 
Robinson. Nash allowed eight hits while "Red" Ball's charges crashed out fif- 
teen wallops, including three doubles and Rice's triple. 

However, the Agates took a slump when they met Wesleyan on home ter- 
ritory on High School Day and they were downed 9 to 3, in spite of nine hits to 
twelve. The feature of the day was a home run by Wielland of Wesleyan, one 
of the longest on Alumni Field in recent years. In the seventh and eighth innings, 
the Middletown team tallied eight times from seven hits and three errors. The 
Agates showed their stuff in the fourth when they opened up with a pair of hits 
by Haertl and Temple. Haertl scored on a pitcher's error and Temple was driven 
in by succeeding bingles. 

The Dartmouth trip resulted in a 13 to 1 defeat for Massachusetts. The 
Green's heavy hitters romped, although Davenport pitched one of the best 
games of his collegiate career. Lane was able to hold the Aggie batters to four 
scattered bingles. 

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The Bowdoin game was a brilliant spot in this early season slump. In the 
fourth round the entire Aggie team appeared at the plate, and five runs were 
scored as the result of a double, a single, two walks, and three errors. To cap the 
climax, four tallies came in the next session from two passes and four safe hits. 
The Maine team used two pitchers, one of which was Captain Robinson. 

On their trip to Schenectady, the Agates met with more hard luck, for the 
Unionites found Nash for three doubles, a trio of triples, and a long home run 
drive; result, a 10 to 2 defeat. 

The trip to Lowell and Dover proved to be another disastrous journey, for 
Lowell downed the Maroon and White in a ragged game, and New Hampshire 
trampled all over the travellers with 22 hits. However, it was in this pounding 
that the Agates found a new candidate for the mound, in Captain Johnny Temple. 
This was indeed a find, for Nash was bothered by a strained muscle which troubled 
him for the remainder of the season. 

At Wesleyan, the Agates really found themselves for the first time. In the 
second, they tallied twice, and the home team retaliated with three runs. But 
the fighting spirit had been aroused so that when the score was 5 to 3 against them 
in the sixth, they came back with three runs followed by another in the seventh. 
But Dame Fortune was as yet somewhat of a stranger, so that an eruption in the 
final innings heaved Wesleyan to the top. 

The next game was a real battle. The Sabrinas, on home territory, finally 
came out on top, 4 to 3, although the issue was undecided until the end of the 
ninth inning. The Agates pelted the reputed Woodruff for six hits, while Nash 
allowed only seven in his turn. Four sacrifices on either side were also factors 
in the scoring. The Agates scored first with one run in the fourth; Amherst 
scored once in the seventh; and both teams drove in a pair of counters in the 
eighth. However, in the last half of the ninth, Walt Parker socked out a three- 
bagger and his brother followed with a long sacrifice fly. 

The entire outfit worked to perfection at Middlebury, the following Friday. 
Nash's masterful twirling and the phenomenal work of the infield kept the 
Panthers hitless for eight innings, in spite of a very fast diamond. On the other 
hand, the i\.gates connected for eight hits, which were well bunched for the six 
runs which came in. 

Although the score stood against them the following day, the Agates were not 
as despondent as in earlier games, for they had figured in one of the best games 
played at Burlington. In the first place, the score book showed a zero at the foot 
of the error column. They had won four hits from Fogg, while the Vermonters 
had hit safely from Temple only six times. 

As we have intimated before, the Springfield game was the most gratifying 
one of the season. Before the Springfield Commencement crowd, the Agates 
looped out for a 3 to 1 victory. The Agates outhit their rivals by only one bingle, 

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but worked as a unified machine. One run came late in the game when Griffin 
straightened out a drive for four bases. Springfield hit hard and heavy but the 
infield and the outfield were ever on their toes. Moriarty at short made seven 
putouts, and Haertl is credited with five assists and three putouts. 

The Conn. Aggie game was a hard fought tussle, but on the whole a colorless 
affair. Connecicut made eleven hits to the Bay Staters' seven, so that it may be 
seen that there was much stickwork. A batting rally in the eighth won for 
Connecticut. 

The Commencement game proved to be a disappointment to the M. A. C. 
alumni, but even in a 5 to 1 defeat, the fighting spirit persisted. Woodruff 
fanned eleven men and walked but two. The Agates played tight ball, however, 
for there were no blowups. Two of Amherst's runs resulted from Franzen's 
circuit clout in the fifth. 

On the whole, the season was a poor one from the standing of scores; but it 
marked the evolution of a gang of inexperienced players who will undoubtedly 
show their year's work in the 1927 team. Only two seniors were on the team reg- 
ularly, Captain Temple and Moberg. Davenport also pitched several games 
and Richards was ever an extra man for the outfield. 

WILLIAM L. DOLE 



1926 JiagebaU Scores; 



April 17 Williams at M. A. C. 

April 24 Tufts at M. A. C. 

April 28 W. P. I. at Worcester 

May 1 Wesleyan at M. A. C. 

May 4 Dartmouth at Hanover 

May 6 Bowdoin at M. A. C. 

May 8 Union at Schenectady 

May 14 Lowell Textile at Lowell 

May 15 University of New Hampshire at Durham 

May 19 Wesleyan at Middletown 

May 22 Amherst at Pratt Field 

May 28 Middlebury at Middlebury 

May 29 University of Vermont at Burlington 

June 5 Springfield at Springfield 

June 11 Connecticut Aggie at Storrs 

June 12 Amherst at Alumni Field 



M.A.C. 


Opp 





9 


2 


17 


7 


5 


3 


9 


1 


13 


9 


1 


2 


10 


3 


6 





19 


7 


10 


3 


4 


6 


4 





3 


3 


1 


3 


5 


1 


5 



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CJje 1926 Jfoottjall l^eam 



W. Gerald Amstein '27 
Daniel C. Hanson '27 
Harold M. Gore '13 . 

Left End— Robert L. Bowie '29 
Left Tackle— Edwin L. Murdough '27 
Left Tackle— ChaAes E. Walkden '29 
Left Guard — Calton O. Cartwright '27 
Left Guard— mchard C. Kelton '28 
Center— Taylor M. Mills '29 
Right Guard — Andrew B. Anderson '27 
Right Guard — Lewis H. Black '27 



Captain 

Manager 

Coach 

Right Tackle— Vi'. Gerald Amstein '27 
Right End— Kenneth F. McKittrick '29 
Quarterback — Adelbert W. Cox "29 
Quarterback — John F. Quinn '28 
Left Halfback— Edw'm J. Haertl '27 
Left Halfback— John J. Mahoney '27 
Right Hcdf back— Warren J. Tufts '28 
.Right Halfback— Chiton R. Johnson '29 



F!///6acA-— Albert C. Cook '28 



Joseph A. Malley '27 
Albert F. Spelman '27 
Robert W. McAllister '27 



Substituted 



Oliver S. Plantinga '28 
Daniel J. Mulhern '28 
Boleslaw Nitkiewicz '29 



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Ei)t 1926 Jfootball ^easJon 

n^HE 1926 FOOTBALL SEASON started a week before the opening of school 
-*- when most of the squad reported for the pre-season practice sessions. 
Among the coaches were "WilHe" Marshman '23, in charge of the ends and back- 
field, and "Fat" Gavin '26, in charge of the line, both of whom were here for the 
entire season along with "Pop" Clark '87, who had charge of the second team. 
A large number of alumni came back for this initial week and gave the squad as 
much instruction as possible. Among the many were W. J. Goodwin '18, "Red" 
Ball '21, C. H. Rosen '22, "Ken" Salmon '24, "Pat" Myrick '24, George 
Shumway '25, "Charlie" McGeoch '25, and Couhig, Fessenden, Gustafson, Jones, 
Sullivan, and Tulenko of last year's team. 

Along with the opening of the season came the announcement that Captain 
"Joe" Hilyard was ineligible and therefore lost to the team. That left three 
letter men to form the nucleus of the team that was to represent Aggie. "Gerry" 
Amstein, one of the three letter men, was appointed acting-captain and later in 
the season was unanimously elected permanent captain. From an unseasoned 
squad of men, a team had to be built, and needless to say, it was a difficult task 
to convert green, inexperienced material into a first-class team. 

When the Aggie team lined up against Bates in the opening contest, many 
new faces were noticed. Sophomores held down the positions at right end, center, 
left end, quarterback, and halfback. Juniors were at fullback and substitutes 
at left end and halfback positions. Seniors were at both tackle and guard posi- 
tions and as substitutes in the backfield. Alumni, students, and others interested 
in M. A. C. waited for the opening whistle with confidence and yet with un- 
certainty. What would the Aggie team do? It was at the start of a difficult 
schedule and they were up against a veteran team of ten letter-men. The game 
ended with the score 2-0 in favor of Bates. Aggies' best groundgainer was the 
forward pass attack, which worked quite well. A penalty which forced us nearly 
back to our own goal line and poor ball handling resulted in a safety which gave 
Bates the 2 points and the game. 

The following week found Connecticut Aggies on Alumni field, and they 
left carrying with them the football used, signifying a 13-6 victory. The visitors 
were stopped twice on the five-yard line. The Connecticut Aggies used the aerial 
attack considerably, and it resulted in their first touchdown and was instrumental 
in the second score. Our score was due to a forward pass, also. For M. A. C, 
the passing by Cox and Johnson was quite noticeable, as the passes were fast, 
well-timed, and accurate. Black, a senior, got into this game for a few minutes 

167 



in order to limber up from a pre-season injury. As he had played on the 192.5 
team, his appearance marked the addition of another veteran to the line-up. 

The next game was played in Williamstown with Williams and resulted in a 
20 to defeat for Aggie. Almost immediately after the start of the game, two 
touchdowns were scored by Williams. However, the Aggie team pulled itself 
together, and a field goal was the only additional score for the first half. A 
similar score was the only tally made in the second half. Early in the game 
Johnson picked up the ball after a fumble and ran 3.5 yards before tackled. This 
tackle, however, put him out of the game with an injured ankle. This paved the 
way for Tuft's entrance, and considerable credit should be given this substitute 
for his work. He had never worn a uniform before the start of the season, but 
he played through three periods of this game and showed coolness, quick thinking, 
and considerable ability in both punting and running. 

Aggies" one victory of the season came the following week when W. P. I. was 
defeated, 6 to 0. The score resulted from a strong running attack, and the ball 
was finally carried across the line by Mahoney. Cartwright added the extra 
point. Worcester's attack in the persons of Guidi and Converse was effectively 
stopped. The poor passing by the Aggies was compensated for by the running of 
Tufts and Mahoney and the line bucking by Cook. 

With increased confidence the Agates next played Amherst, the "Little 
Three" champs. We were defeated, however, 21 to 7. Forward passes gave 
Amherst two of her scores, and a broken field run produced the other. The 
recovery of a fumble by Murdough, an alert lineman who came down under a 
punt, gave Aggie her touchdown. 

Springfield College was the next team met by the Agates and again we lost, 
9 to 0. A field goal in the second period was the only score until the last minute of 
play when a touchdown was finally pushed over. The Aggie team carried the 
ball a considerable distance, but seemed to lack the punch to put the ball across 
the line. As Cox was not in the best of condition, Quinn took his place at quarter- 
back and called the plays very effectively. 

Two weeks after this defeat the team journeyed to Tufts for the final game 
of the season. This also resulted in a loss, 45 to 13, although the Aggie team 
played the best game of the season. Soon after the start of the second half, the 
scene was pretty black as Tufts had made several long runs for touchdowns. With 
the Jumbos far in the lead, the Agates continued to fight, and to the surprise of 
those who did not know the Aggie team, put 13 points in the Aggie column. It 
was a team that knew that in spite of the score it was not licked and played as hard 
as possible until the final whistle. 

In conclusion, the fact remains that the season was a disastrous one from 
the point of view of victories. However unsuccessful it was, several men found 
themselves, which is in itself an accomplishment of merit. The '26 team always 



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presented a line-up of eleven youngsters "who never curled under". As a sum- 
mary of the season I like to think of the 1926 football team as Theodore Roosevelt 
thought of "The Man Who Counts." 

"It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong 
man stumbled, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The 
credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena; whose face is marred by 
dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs and comes short again 
and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; who does 
actually strive to do the deeds; who knows the great enthusiasms, the great 
devotions, spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the 
triumph of high achievement; and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while 
daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold, timid souls who 
know neither victory nor defeat." 

DANIEL C. HANSON 



October 


2 


October 


9 


October 


16 


October 


23 


October 


30 


November 


6 


November 


20 



1926 ^easion 

Bates at M. A. C. 
Conn. Aggie at M. A. C. 
Williams at Williamstown 
W. P. I. at M. A. C. 
Amherst at Alumni Field 
Springfield at Springfield 
Tufts at Medford 



. A. C. 


Opp 





2 


7 


13 





20 


7 





7 


21 





9 


13 


45 



Totals 34 



110 



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Cfte ^otktp l^eam 



Joseph H. Forest '28 
Andrew B. Anderson '27 
James H. Cunningham '28 
Lorin E. Ball '21 



Captain 

. Manager 

Assistant Manager 

Coach 



iJlembers 

Left Wing — Joseph H. Forest 
Right Wing — Frederick W. Swan 
Center — Paul F. Frese 
Left Defense — Howard J. Abahamson 
Right Defense — Theodore A. Farwell 
Goal — Demetrius L. Galanie 



Albert C. Cook 



g)ubsftitutc£J 

Donald R. Lane 



Robley W. Nash 



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1927 ^easion 

NINETEEN Twenty-seven produced an Aggie hockey team typical of the 
past several years; a hard-fighting, clean-playing group of men, who didn't 
win all their games — didn't win a majority of games — but who never quit playing 
until the final signal, and who gave their best to the sport. 

The season started before the Christmas recess with theoretical work and 
conditioning exercises, so that when the call for candidates was issued in the latter 
part of December, those who responded were able to start off at a good pace in 
actual practice. Prospects seemed good for 1927, with several reliable substitutes 
from the 1926 club as well as three letter men, Abrahamson, Frese, and Captain 
Forest. 

The three men who had already won letters had no difficulty in retaining 
their established positions, and after some shifting about of candidates for the re- 
maining places, Farwell, Galanie and Swan were chosen to complete the sextet. 
This combination provided the regular line-up throughout the season. Of the 
other candidates, perhaps the most likely were Cook, Lane and Elliot, juniors, 
and Rudquist and Nash, sophomores. It is a tribute to the teamwork displayed 
to say that no particular star might have been selected; nevertheless, the names 
of Forest and Galanie, who played at center and goal, respectively, deserve 
mention. 

The first and last games played were the only ones from which M. A. C. 
emerged in the lead. The first game, that with Bates at M. A. C. was won by a 
two to one score. Swan scored first for the "Agates"; then Captain Lane of the 
Bates team shot the puck into the net. The contest stormed back and forth until 
the second overtime period, when "Joe" Forest broke through the Bates defense 
and scored the winning goal. 

The second meeting of the season was with Hamilton College at Clinton, New 
York. Here the score of the previous game was reversed, and Hamilton won, 
two to one. Swan scored the lone goal for the Maroon and White team. In this 
game Forest, the M. A. C. captain, met with his second accident of the season, 
and was unable to participate in the next three contests. 

The Amherst College team won the third game of the year, one to nothing. 
Captain Cameron of Amherst made the single score in the first period. Penalties 
for roughness were so numerous that for a brief time Amherst had but one man 
other than the goaltender on the ice. The single tally was scored a moment after 
the Aggie goal-tender had been struck on the head with a hockey stick. 



171 



Next on the list was a series of two games in the wilds of Maine. The team 
let Amherst with the temperature at ten degrees below zero, and was more or less 
agreeably surprised to find the weather so warm on the journey that the Colby 
game was played with nearly an inch of water on the ice. As it was almost im- 
possible to pass or shoot the puck, Abrahamson and Farwell, on the defense, did 
valiant work in holding the Colby score down to two counters. Bates was played 
to a scoreless tie at Lewiston in a lively contest which extended to two overtime 
periods. 

The final games of the year were played in Vermont against Middlebury 
College and the University of Vermont. Middlebury offered the keenest opposi- 
tion of the year, and although the game was never one-sided, Galanie, at goal for 
M. A. C, was forced to a feature performance to prevent a higher total in Middle- 
bury's favor. 

Aggie won a victory from the University of Vermont at Burlington in zero 
weather. This game was marked by the teamwork of the Bay Staters, and both 
Frese and Cook made their first credits of the season in the score book. 

The early advent of spring weather put an end to other hockey plans, and the 
remaining games, all to have been played in Amherst, were cancelled. 

Much is looked for from the 1928 team, with five first-string players eligible, 
three of them letter men of two years' standing, and the spirit and teamwork of 
the 1927 outfit should go far toward gaining a high percentage of games won. 

JAMES H. CUNNINGHAM 



1927 Reason 

January 12 Bates at M. A. C. 

January 19 U. S. Military Academy at West Point 

January 21 Union at Schenectady, N. Y. 

January 22 Hamilton at Clinton, N. Y. 

January 25 Amherst at M. A. C. 

January 28 Colby at Waterville, Me. 

January 29 Bates at Lewiston, Me. 

February 4 Middlebury at Middlebury, Vt. 

February 5 Vermont at Burlington, Vt. 

February 10 University of N. H. at M. A. C. 

February 12 AVilliams at M. A. C. 

February 15 Springfield at M. A. C. 

February 21 Amherst at Amherst 



M.A.C 



0pp. 
1 

Cancelled 

Cancelled 
2 
1 
2 

3 
1 



Cancelled 
Cancelled 
Cancelled 
Cancelled 



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i;f)e JPasikettjall l^eam 



Merrill H. Partenheimer 
Edwin J. Haertl . 
Harold M. Gore . 



Captain 

Manager 

Coach 



jWembcrg 

Left Forivard — Roland E. Reed Left Guard — Leslie I. McEwen 

Right Forward — Raymond G. Griffin Right Guard — Merrill H. Partenheimer 

Center — Howard Thomas 



Thomas J. Kane 



A. W. Cox 
A. Coukus 



^ubsitituteg 

Norman B. Nash 

f unior Varsiitp 

W. K. McGuire 
R. E. Moriarty 
D. O. Webber 



Lawrence E. Briggs 



L. L. Thompson 
E. A. Tompkins 



174 




1927 pas^feetball ^ea^on 

TT has been the custom for the last number of years to give the varsity basket- 
-'- ball team some fitting title. Usually such a title evolves from the fertile 
mind of the Coach, "Kid" Gore, but this year the team owes its name to a certain 
newspaper reporter who dubbed it "The Opportunists". The members of this 
year's varsity certainly deserve such a title because they have grasped about 
every opportunity that came their way. 

At the beginning of the season the prospects were not very bright. The 
gap left by the graduation of the "Three Musketeers" Temple, Jones, and Smiley 
was a diiBcult one to fill ; nevertheless, "Roly " Reed, "Blondy" Thomas, "Squash" 
McEwen, and "Line" Murdough did an excellent job. Two veterans from last 
year's quintet, Captain Partenheimer and "Ray" Griffin, comprised the rest of 
the varsity team. Both of these men exceeded last year's form. Scoring honors 
go to "Ray" Griffin and "Blondy" Thomas, but we shall never forget "Part's" 
tall figure following in under the basket, or "Roly's" popping them from the side 
court, or even "Squash's" cutting for the basket and dropping in an occasional one. 

The varsity introduced a new type of play this year in a form of "stalling" 
offense which figured quite effectively in many of the victories. The season opened 
on the Drill Hall floor with a triumph over Clark to the tune of 20 to 10. At 
half time the score was even, but the Agates staged a terrific scoring punch in the 
next session. West Point was our next rival, but after a long, tedious journey 
coupled with a state of mind bordering close to stage fright, the team succumbed 
by a score of 36 to 24, the largest score rolled up against the "Opportunists" 
during the season. After the upset at West Point, the 'team took on Boston 
University, and in a fast contest defeated the Terriers, 19 to 12. The next day 
the team traveled to Boston and played Northeastern at the Y. M. C. A. Ac- 
cording to the papers, it was one of the best teams seen on the "Y" floor that 
defeated Northeastern to the tune of 33 to 17. 

The next week-end was spent in traveling up to Orono, Maine, where the 
varsity met its second defeat at the hands of the University of Maine, the game 
going over into an overtime period. The final score was 25 to 29. In the next 
contest, the Agates kept their record on the Drill Hall floor clean by decisively 
overcoming Williams, 21 to 16. The visitors were leading at half time, 6 to 5, 
but to no avail. Trinity was the next victim to fall before the "Opportunists", 
but only after giving the Aggies a good fright. The count was 12 to 2 in Trinity's 
favor at the end of the first half, but the M. A. C. team staged one of the greatest 
comebacks in the history of Aggie athletics and gleaned 23 points to their oppon- 
ents' 5 in the closing session. W. P. I. next gave the varsity a good run for their 
money, and it was only after a five-minute overtime period that Aggie was able 
to call the game a victory by the close score of 24 to 17. 



175 



Following the W. P. I. game the varsity dropped three games in a row, but 
the scores indicate that they were games hotly contested. The first of these de- 
feats was at the hands of Wesleyan in Middletown to the tune of 20 to 16. New 
Hampshire's sturdy outfit was forced to the limit to win the game on their home 
court, 23 to 18. The third contest was dropped to Middlebury by a 23 to 18 
count. The "Opportunists" were leading at half time by two points, but sensa- 
tional shooting by Sorenson and Franzoni put the Panthers ahead. 

The most outstanding accomplishment of the year was the defeat of Vermont. 
In this game the members of the varsity with a great exhibition of headwork and 
individual brilliancy defeated a team that was already credited with the mythical 
New England Championship. The season closed with a 31 to 23 victory over our 
old rival. Tufts. The first half of this game was one of the fastest seen on the 
Drill Hall surface this year. The Agates reigned supreme with a clever demon- 
stration of cutting, passing and shooting in the first half, and rolled up 17 points to 
the visitors' 2. 

The basketball season this year has been a success as far as accomplishment 
is concerned, because with eight victories and five defeats the Aggie record of 
good hoop teams still stands unimpaired. The passing of the 1927 team means 
the passing of two veterans. Captain Merrill Partenheimer and Raymond Griffin. 
The loss of these two stellar men will be keenly felt, but "The old order changeth, 
yielding place to new." 

EDWIN J. HAERTL 







1927 ^cafion 


M.A.C. 


Opp 


January 


8 


Clark at M. A. C. 


20 


10 


January 


19 


Army at West Point 


24 


36 


January 


21 


Boston University at M. A. C. 


19 


12 


January 


22 


Northeastern at Boston 


33 


17 


January 


29 


Maine at Orono 


25 


29 


February 


4 


Williams at M. A. C. 


21 


16 


February 


8 


Trinity at Hartford 


27 


17 


February 


16 


W. P. I. at M. A. C. 


24 


17 


February 


18 


Wesleyan at Middletown 


16 


20 


February 


26 


New Hampshire at Durham 


18 


23 


March 


2 


Middlebury at Middlebury 


17 


23 


March 


3 


Vermont at Burlington 


20 


17 


March 


9 


Tufts at M. A. C. 


31 


23 



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Jfresifjman pasifeettiall 



Clasig of 1930 



Harold M. Gore . 
Alwyn F. Yeatman 



Coach 
Manager 



Wtam, Unofficial 

R. F. Kneeland— ief< Forward E. L. Mora wski— Center 

O. F. Burbank— i?t^/i< Forward R. S. Mann— ic/f Guard, Captain 

L. Stanisiewski — Center J. P. Paksarian— /Ji^rfei Guard 



Bernard 



January 7 

January 14 

January 28 

February 4 

February 14 

February 25 



Ellert 



ijubsftituteg 



^ctjetiule 



Hall 



Attleboro 

Smith Agricultural School 

Greenfield 

Winchester 

Wilbraham 

Smith Academy 



1930 
19 
29 
24 

28 
27 
19 



Crane 



0pp. 



17 
10 



177 




jFreiSfjman jfoottiaU 



Ralph F. Kneeland, Jr. 
Theodore C. Burns 
Arthur F. Tilton, Jr. 
Philip H. Couhig . 



O. Frank Burbank, Jr., Right End 
Allen J. Warren, Right Tackle 
Gordon Nelson, Right Guard 
Earle L. Morawski, Center 
Kendall B. Crane, Left Guard 



Captain 

. Manager 

. Manager 

Coach 

tKeam 

William B. Drew, Left Tackle 

Max C. Goldberg, Left End 

Ralph F. Kneeland, Jr., Quarterback 

Stephen Giandomenico, Right Halfback 

Fred C. Ellert, Left Halfback 



Richard H. Bond, Jr., Fidlback 



Substitutes 




0. Babson C. S. Adams R. S. Mann 


P. H. Weachter 


Sttcbulc 

1930 0pp. 


1930 0pp. 


Northampton H. S. 13 Deerfield 
Two Year 16 Greenfield 
Varsity C 6 Sophomores 


39 6 
12 
3 



178 



William G. Pillsbury 
Vincent J. Riley . 
Philip H. Couhig . 



Jfresifjman ^ocfeep 

€\a&& of 1930 



Manager 

Manager 

Coach 



Allen J. AVarren, Right Wing 
Richard H. Bond, Jr., Left Wing 
William G. Pillsbury, Center 



tlCeam 



Albert P. Zuger, Left^ Defense 
Charles S. Adams, Right Defense 
William R. Phinney, Goal 



C. B. Cox 


N. E. Bartsch 






A. 


G. Pyle 


January 7 
January 13 
January 25 
January 27 
February 5 
February 12 


^tfjcbule 

Juniors 
Two Year 
Williston 
Deerfield 
Two Year 
Deerfield 




1930 
1 

1 

1 

3 




0pp. 
2 

9 
3 
1 
7 




Jfregfjman JPasietiall 






ClajSS of 1929 

Malcomb E. Tumey ..... 
George B. Flint 






Coach 
Manager 


W. B. Robertson, Center Field, Pitcher, Captain E. 
F. I. Howe, Jr., Pitcher K 
C. E. Walkden, Catcher R. 
K. F. McKittrick, First Base R. 
H. W. Sevrens, Second Base D. 


A. 
M 
A. 
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0. 


Tompkins, Short Stop 
. Rich, Third Base 
Kreienbaum, Right Field 
Nash, Left Field 
Webber, Fielder 



Jfresifjman Vtxatk 



April 
May 



29 1929 vs. Deerfield 
20 1929 vs. Williston 



1929 


0pp. 


15i 


83% 


27>^ 


71K 



179 




Cte ililitarp department ^taff 

Major N. Butler Briscoe, (D.O.L.), Professor of Military Science and Tactics 
Captain Dwiglit Hughes, Jr., (D.O.L.), Assistant Professor of Military Science 

and Tactics 
Captain Edwin M. Sumner, (D.O.L.), Assistant Professor of Military Science and 

Tactics 
Technical Sergeant James A. Warren, (D.E.M.L.), Instructor in Military Science 

and Tactics 
Sergeant Frank Cronk, (D.E.M.L.), Instructor 



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^Jje ililitatp department at il. ^, C. 

IF ONE CONSIDERS the various departments of the College which are 
doing notable work, it is impossible to overlook the Military Department, 
for the R. O. T. C. here at M. A. C. is one of which we can justly be proud. We 
believe that the Military Department is today more efficient, more respected, 
more successful in every way than ever before. 

Military training at M. A. C. began with the founding of the College in 
1867. Professor Goodell, who afterward became president of the College, was 
the first instructor. In 1870 the national government detailed an army officer, 
Captain H. E. Alvord, to take charge of military training here. During the 
administration of Captain Alvord, an artillery unit was maintained, but with the 
coming of other officers, the artillery drill was replaced by infantry. During the 
World War an S. A. T. C. unit was maintained at the College; this was reorgan- 
ized by Colonel Walker in 1919, and a cavalry unit was established. The cavalry 
stable which was erected at that time burned down during the summer of 1925, 
and a new and better one has replaced it. 

Since the introduction of cavalry drill, there has been a steadily increasing 
interest in military training at M. A. C, and although the fact that it is required 
will probably prevent it from ever being particularly attractive to the two lower 
classes, its growing popularity is evidenced by the large number of students who 
elect the advanced course. This year, under the command of Major N. Butler 
Briscoe, who succeeded Major Kobbe last year, aided by Captain Edwin M. 
Sumner, also a newcomer, and Captain Dwight Hughes, Jr., who has been at 
M. A. C. since 192''2, the military unit has achieved a greater measure of success 
than ever before. 

One of the requirements of the advanced course is six weeks attendance at 
camp during the summer vacation between the junior and senior years. This 
had always been a deterrent to those who wished to elect the advanced work until 
two years ago, when an innovation was introduced in having the cadets ride to and 
from camp at Fort Ethan Allen. This makes it possible for the men to get val- 
uable training through actual experience, while at the same time it makes the 
trip much more enjoyable for those who take it. 

Another innovation in the advanced military work is the "night ride" for the 
seniors, which was tried out for the first time last spring, and which proved an 
unqualified success. In this contest, each man rode a certain number of miles, 
at night, following a specific course and complying with certain rules. It was a 
competitive test, designed to test the ability of the cadets to make practical use of 
the theoretical instruction which they had received. 

In addition to these features of the work in military here at M. A. C, the 
unit gives an exhibition drill for the entertainment of visitors on the annual 

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High School Day. The Military Department also has charge of the annual 
Amherst Horse Show, which is always an interesting event. 

And so, in spite of the fact that, as underclassmen drilling on some torrid 
June day or undergoing inspection, we have all bewailed our fate in being obliged 
to take Military, we must admit that the Military Department is an important 
and valuable asset to the College. 



Cabet 0iiittv^ 



Cadet Major R. C. Ames 
Cadet Captain R. W. McAllister 
Cadet Sergeant D. R. Lane 



Capt. J. B. Reed 

1st Lt. H. C. Nottebaert 

Staff Sgt. G. S. Tulloch 

Capt. L. J. Maxwell 
1st Lt. E. F. Williams 
2nd Lt. C. E. Russell 



Capt. R. A. Biron 
1st. Lt. F. J. Flemings 
2nd Lt. H. H. Worssam 



Capt. C. H. Parsons 
1st Lt. L. D. Rhodes 
2nd Lt. F. R. Bray 
1st Sgt. T. W. Ferguson 

Capt. L. H. Black 
1st Lt. H. E. Pickens 
2nd Lt. C. F. Clagg 



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Set. C. C. Rice 



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Commanding 

. Adjutant 

Sergeant Major 

Staff Sgt. H. T. Brockway 
Sgt. C. E. Gilford 
Sgt. W. R. Smith 



1st Sgt. D. J. Kidder 
Sgt. R. A. Lincoln 
Sgt. E. S. White 



1st Sgt. A. B. Richer 
Sgt. H. E. Roper 
Sgt. B. H. Holland 



Sgt. R. L. Fox 
Sgt. W. H. Tufts 
Sgt. R. J. Karrer 
Sgt. E. L. Spencer 

1st Sgt. F. J. Crowley 
Sgt. C. J. Smith 
Sgt. G. E. Bearse 



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Frank P. Rand 



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General Manager 



JfacuUp illcmberg 

President Edward M. Lewis Prof. Marshall 0. Lanphear 

Dean William L. Machmer Prof. Frank P. Rand 



Alumni iJlcmberiS 



Sidney B. Haskell 



William I. Goodwin 



^tubent iHanagcrs 

Charles F. Clagg, Collegian Harry C. Nottebaert, Roister Doisters 

Ruth E. Davison, GirLi Glee Club Albion B. Ricker, Index 

Ralph W. Haskins, Debating Lewis H. Whitaker, Musical Clubs 



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ii, ^. c, mitt Club 



Clarence H. Parsons '27, Leader Lewis H. Whitaker '27, Manager 

James H. Cunningham '28, Pianist John A. Kimball '28, Ass't Manager 

First Tenors 
Arthur H. Graves '29 



Charles F. Clagg '27 
Louis N. Goldberg '27 

Donald H. Campbell '27 
Ernest G. McVey '27 
Hans Baumgartner '28 
Lauri S. Ronka '30 



Max Bovarnick '27 
Charles S. Cleaves '29 
Francis D. Alberti '29 
Martin G. Fonseca '29 



Donald C. Savage '27 
Otto H. Richter '27 
Edwin E. Marsh '28 



Stillman H. Parks '30 
Don C. Tiffany '30 



'28 



'29 



Second Tenors 
Karl G. Laubenstein 
Robert H. Owers '28 
Laurence A. Carruth 
William A. Day '29 
Emory D. Burgess '29 

First Basses 
Robert G. Cunningham '30 Russell E. Nims '30 
Evan C. Richardson '29 Eric Singleton '30 
Herbert A. Goodell '30 
Herman U. Goodell '30 
Spencer C. Stanford '30 

Second Basses 
J. Hairston '29 
George B. Flint '29 
Lewell S. Walker '29 



Lucien W. Dean '30 
Norman M. Howe '30 
Moody L. Shephard '30 
William E. Grant '30 



Francis C. Pray '30 
Wallace S. Phinney '30 



Kermit K. Kingsbury '30 
Laurence AV. Spooner'30 
Carl A. Bergan '30 



185 



€:f)e ilugical Clutig 



THE past season was probably the most successful that the Musical Clubs 
have known for several years. The concert schedule was unusually full and 
attractive with concerts in many new and comparatively large towns. The 
audiences played before were very appreciative of the fine programs presented, 
which interest well rewarded the members for their time and effort spent in prep- 
aration. 

The program differed from that of other years in that its greatest strength lay 
in its special numbers rather than in the selections rendered by the entire Glee 
Club. We were fortunate in having possibly the best quartet ever to represent 
the Musical Clubs. In Don C. Tiffany and Jester J. Hairston, two members of 
the quartet, the Clubs had two soloists with a talent which could be classed as 
professional. 

Hans Baumgartner presented a yodeling act which was always received with 
much applause because of the general excellence of the act and also on account 
of the ever-ready humor of Mr. Baumgartner. 

"Don" Savage and his "Whatsit", or as more familiarly known, his "musical 
cigar box cello", added an amusing new feature to the program, both in the 
capacity of a humorous skit and as a musical number of unquestionable excellence. 
"Don" and his accompanist, "Red" Marsh, aroused considerable favorable com- 
ment wherever they appeared. 

"Romeo and JuUet", presented by Ernest G. McVey and Jester J. Hairston, 
(dressed for their parts), was perhaps the most strikingly humorous portion of the 
entire program. This duet was well carried out, both from a dramatic and a 
musical standpoint. 

"Dutch" Ansell also performed with his usual brand of clog and fancy 
dancing which seems to grow in popularity each year. 

When we say that the special numbers of the program composed its chief 
strength, we do not mean to insinuate that the Glee Club itself was weak. On 
the contrary, it well showed the results of the untiring efforts rendered in its behalf 
by Mrs. Arthur B. Beaumont, coach, and Clarence H. Parsons, leader, both of 
whom deserve much credit for their work. They were well rewarded by the re- 
ception the Glee Club received when it appeared at the Social Union Concert in 
Bowker Auditorium. 

Dancing to the music furnished by the Musical Club Orchestra always fol- 
lowed the concerts. In closing, a word of commendation should be given to them 
for their willing and efficient work, with special credit to their leader, Leslie R. 

Smith, Jr. 

LEWIS H. WHITAKER 



186 




(glee Club d^rcfjesitra 

L. Rockwell Smith "'28, Leader 



James H. Cunningham '28, Piano 
Emory D. Burgess '29, Saxophone 
Walter R. Smith '28, Saxophone 
Theodore A. Farwell '27, Drums 



Louis N. Goldberg '27, Bass 
Huntington Rutan '29, Cornet 
Herbert S. Vaughan '29, Cornet 
Kermit K. Kingsbury '30, Violin 



L. Rockwell Smith '28, Banjo 





iHugical Clubg' g>cf)cbulc 


December 


8 


U. S. Veterans' Hospital at Leeds 


January 


12 


Hadley 


January 


U 


Florence 


January 


18 


Greenfield 


January 


21 


Belchertown 


January 


28 


Easthampton 


February 


4 


Monson 


February 


10 


Hatfield 


February 


25 


Joint Concert at M. A. C. 


March 


1 


Palmer 


March 


4 


Concord 



187 




Co=€b #lee Cluti 



Ruth Davison '27 Manager 

Lora Batchelder '28 



Miriam Huss '29 
Pianist 



Ruth Davison '27 
Josephine Panzica '28 
Dorothea Wilhams '28 
Alice Chapin '29 

Frances Bruce '27 
Almeda Walker '27 
Phoebe Hall '28 

May Wiggin '27 
Frances Thompson '28 
Elizabeth Lynch '29 
Elizabeth Steinbugler 'S 



Jf irgt ^oporano 

Edith Bertenshaw '29 
Faith Packard '29 
Gladys Sivert '29 

^econb ^opranog 

Ruth Faulk '29 
Alice Johnson '29 

Miriam Huss '29 
Doris Whittle '29 



188 



Leader 



Carolyn Soper '29 
Ida Pollin '30 
Elsie Haubenreiser '30 
Margaret Donovan '30 

Ruth Parrish '29 
Kathryn Knight '30 
Elizabeth Woodin '30 

Stina Berggren '30 
Lucy Grunwaldt '30 
Gertrude Maylott '30 
Margaret Swett '30 



t!Cf)e (§irlg' (glee Club 



THE Girls' Glee Club is a recently founded organization. It was started by 
the members of the Music Club of Delta Phi Gamma in the spring of 1925. 
The next year the club was accepted as an academic activity and has been under 
the jurisdiction of the Academics Activities Board for two years. Ruth Davison 
'27 has been manager of the club for the two years in which it has existed, and 
recognition of the hard work she has put in and the splendid results she has achieved 
for the organization are due her. Miriam Huss '29 has been leader of the club for 
the past season. Mrs. Arthur B. Beaumont, coach of the club, has spent a great 
deal of extra time in training the various groups. 

The personnel of the Girls' Glee Club is made up of about twenty-five girls 
from the four classes; the sophomores make up the largest group in the organ- 
ization. 

The club has had a very strenuous schedule this year. Over ten concerts 
have been given, and the season has been acclaimed even more successful than 
that of last year. The programs presented, with slight variations, have been the 
same for each concert. They have consisted of college songs and three parts 
composed of six selections by the entire group and two numbers by the double 
trio and the quartet. 

Solos have been rendered by Josephine Panzica and Frances Thompson, 
both juniors. The readings given by Dorothea Williams '28 and Margaret 
Donovan '30 and the dancing by Josephine Panzica have aided in giving variety 
to the programs. "The Big Brown Bear" sung by the double trio has been ad- 
judged "the hit of every program." 

The schedule for the season is as follows. 
January 14 ........ . Cushman 

North Amherst 

South Deerfield 

Leveret t 

Leeds 

. Amherst 

Easthampton 

Joint Concert at M. A. C. 

Congregational Church, Amherst 

. Whately 

Amherst 



February 


4 


February 


11 


February 


14 


February 


16 


February 


17 


February 


22 


February 


25 


April 


5 


April 


28 


April 


30 



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Prof. Walter E. Prince 
Ralph W. Haskins 



Herbert J. Harris 
Ralph W. Haskins 



iWemfaerg 



Coach 
Manager 



Maxwell H. Goldberg 
Roman A. Kreienbaum 



^cfjcJjulc of Bebatcsi 

February 17 George Washington University at M. A. C. 

March 3 University of Vermont at Burlington 

March 4 Middlebury at Middlebury 

March 10 Colby at M. A. C. 



190 



^thatinq, 



ALTHOUGH not successful in equalling last year's record, when only one con- 
test was lost, the M. A. C. debating team may well consider the results of 
its efforts as far from unsuccessful. 

Starting under discouraging circumstances, with only one member of last 
year's team remaining, and a small number of candidates from which to choose 
the remaining members, the team was defeated in the opening contest with 
George Washington University by a decision of 3-0. The visitors exhibited a 
high degree of skill in the forensic art, which, coupled with the inexperience of the 
M. A. C. aggregation, was responsible for this result. The next two contests, 
with the University of Vermont and Middlebury, also resulted in defeats, but in 
each case by a 2-1 decision. The work of the team in both of these debates showed 
much improvement, and hopes were entertained of closing the season with a 
victory. These hopes were realized in the final contest with Colby, when the 
M. A. C. team rose to its greatest heights of eloquence, and so clearly demon- 
strated its superiority that it received a 3-0 decision from the judges. 

Although only one of the four debates resulted in an Aggie victory, the sum 
of the votes of the judges, five for, and seven against, is a much better indication 
of the ability of the team, which really did remarkably well, in view of the diffi- 
culties which had to be faced. 

Not alone to the members of the team, however, is due the credit for their 
success. No small share should go to Professor Prince, who has coached the 
M. A. C. debating teams for a number of years past, and who has been unstinting 
in giving of his time and effort to the task of organizing a team worthy to represent 
the College. We cannot close this article better than with an expression of appre- 
ciation of his untiring and unselfish efforts. 



191 



Ilolbersi of ^cabemic ^ctibitieg Jlebalss 



Elliot P. Dodge '26 

Edward A. Connell '27 
Evelyn Davis '26 
Ruth E. Davison '27 



gtoarbs of Slpril 12, 1926 



Ralph W. Haskins '27 

Philip Dow '26 
Wendall E. Estes '28 
Clarence H. Parsons '27 



Neil C. Robinson '27 

aiiDarbs of Januarp U, 1927 

(golb iHcbals! 

Clarence H. Parsons '27 

^ilber Jilebalsf 

Kenneth A. Bartlett '28 Donald H. Campbell '27 

Kenneth W. MiUigan '27 



Charles F. Clagg '27 
Ruth E. Davison '27 



AVilliam L. Dole '27 
Harry C. Nottebaert '27 



tEf)irtp=Cf)irb Jflint ([Oratorical Contesit 

Bowker Auditorium, Friday, June 11, 1926 

Presiding Officer, Professor Walter E. Prince 

First Prize, Elliot P. Dodge 

Second Prize, Ralph W. Haskins 



pro gram 

1. "The Will to Peace" 

2. "Individualism and College Fraternities" 

3. "The Place of Ethics in Modern Civilization" . 

4. "Culture and the Modern Age" 



Ralph W. Haskins, 1927 

Elliot P. Dodge, 1926 

Philip Johnson, 1926 

William L. Dole, 1927 



luiigcs 

Professor A. A. Mackimmie, M. A. C. Professor C. H. Patterson, M. A. C. 

Reverend J. B. Hanna, M. A. C. 



192 




^ggie in tfje OTorlb Mar 

WE are apt to forget the Great War, we whose lives are so full of present 
things. Or let us say, instead, that we do not forget, but merely lay aside 
the memory, tenderly placing it in some quiet niche where it can be kept inviolate, 
and still not hamper our present activities. But in this, the tenth anniversary of 
the United States' entrance into the conflict, it is fitting that we who call M. A. C. 
our Alma Mater should pay tribute to those to whom the scene above with all its 
beautiful surroundings is dedicated. 

Thirteen hundred Aggie men participated in the World War. This number, 
startling in so young and small a college, included students, alumni, and faculty 
members. All of the classes from 1878 to 1925 were represented, and the number 
included men whose military ranks ranged from colonel to private. Aggie men 
participated in every major engagement of the war. Fifty-one there were who 
died in service. "Greater love hath no man than this — " It was to these, our 
immortal, we pledged ourselves when we wrote above the door of their Memorial 
Building, "We will keep faith with you who lie asleep." 

So brief an appreciation can not give proper emphasis to each project entered 
into by students and faculty — probably no comment, however lengthy, could do 
that. It is the purpose of these few words to bring to the reader new realization 
of what Aggie did in the War, and to inspire in him new faith. It is indeed a 
splendid thing to be the son of so heroic a mother! 




Vttt S^oi^ttv Moi^ttv^ 



Neil C. Robinson 
Kenneth A. Bartlett 
Harry C. Nottebaert 
Robert H. Owers . 
Frank P. Rand 



Donald H. Campbell 
Edward A. Connell 
Hilda M. Goller 



Kenneth A. Bartlett 
Robert L. Fox 



Irene L. Bartlett 



. President 

Vice-President 

. Manager 

Assistant Manager 

Faculty Manager 

1927 

Ralph W. Haskins Lawrence D. Rhoades 

Elladora K. Huthsteiner Neil C. Robinson 
Earl F. Williams 



1928 

Maxwell H. Goldberg 

1929 

Ralph T. Dawe 
Miriam H. Huss 



Frank F. Homeyer 
Walter R. Smith 



Elizabeth A. Steinbugler 



194 



Vtfjt Eoisiter JBoisittv^ 



THE activities of the Roister Doisters since the 1927 Index was published 
show that they still rank near the top among the academic activities at 
M. A. C. The Roister Doisters presented "She Stoops to Conquer" by Goldsmith 
in modern dress (as an experiment) for the 1927 Prom Show, and from all indi- 
cations, it was a success. An offer was received from alumni in Washington, 
D. C, to put on the show there, but the shortness of the time before the Com- 
mencement show limited the players to giving it at Sunderland, Deerfield, and 
Northfield Seminary. Neil C. Robinson '27 as "Tony" was the star of the show. 

For the 1926 Commencement show, the Society put on "The Devil's Dis- 
ciple", which, though well received, was not quite understood by many in the 
audience. To the management, this show was a trial because everything hap- 
pened that could have happened and not ruin the whole show. For instance, in 
the third act, or rather, between the second and third acts, the brand new drop 
that had been painted especially for the third act puHed out of its fastenings and 
could not be replaced, so plain green flats had to be hurriedly substituted. 

In "The Devil's Disciple" a new leading lady was introduced to Aggie 
audiences in Miss Miriam H. Huss '29, who interpreted the part of the minister's 
wife very well indeed. Margaret Shea '26 as "Essie", Theodore J. Grant '26 as 
"Dick Dudgeon", and Neil C. Robinson '27 as "General Burgoyne" also stood 
out in this play. 

This year the Roister Doisters decided to do something different for the 
Aggie Revue, so plans were made to film a scenario written by Prof. Frank 
Prentice Rand and Neil C. Robinson '27. The players were unable to finish it 
in time, however. It is hoped that the "movie" which was started last fall will 
be completed some time this spring and shown to the student body. A. Rodger 
Chamberlain was the photographer, and Professor Rand, the director. The 
decision to drop the "movie" was made just before Thanksgiving so the Roister 
Doisters had about two weeks in which to work up substitutions for the program. 

The credit for one of the best Aggie Revues in years should go to Neil C. 
Robinson '27 because of the fact that the entire program, with the exception of 
the freshman play, was arranged by him in less than two weeks. He coached the 
freshmen in their three-act play, "T'was Ever Thus", which was written by Eric 
Singleton '30; he coached the Roister Doister one-act play, "If Men Played 
Cards as Women Do", and made himself personally responsible for each of the 
numbers that made up the rest of the program. The part of the program sup- 
plied by "Dutch" Ansell and his "song and dance" artists was one of the hits of 
the evening. 

The 1928 Prom show has also been selected, a mystery play entitled "In 
the Octagon." 

HARRY C. NOTTEBAERT 

195 




^J)e Collesian 



VLi)t Cliitorial department 



William L. Dole '27 . 
Ellsworth Barnard '28 
Harold E. Clark '28 . 
W. Gordon Hunter '29 
Howard W. Hunter '30 
Ernest L. Spencer '28 
John B. Howard, Jr. '30 
Erie Singleton '30 
Edward H. Nichols '29 
Josephine Panzica '28 
Frances C. Bruce '27 
Edward H. Nichols '29 



Editor-in-Chief 

. Managing Editor 

Athletic Editor 

Athletics Departmejit 

Athletics Department 

Campus Xeivs Editor 

Campus News Editor 

Campus News Editor 

Faculty Neivs Editor 

Intercollegiate Editor 

Personals Editor 

Short Course Editor 



Charles F. Clagg '27 . 

Lewis H. Whitaker '27 

John E. White '27 

Douglas W. Loring '28 
Edwin A. Wilder '28 
Harold K. Ansell '29 



tKf)c Wn&inm ISepartment 

Business Manager 
Advertising Manager 
Circulation Manager 
Lawrence A. Carruth '29 
William A. Eagan '29 
Frederick D. Thayer, Jr. '29 



196 



€i)t illa2i£(acf)usiEtt£i Collegian 

nPHE MASSACHUSETTS COLLEGIAN, which is pubhshed weekly during 
-*- the college year, is the ofBcial newspaper of the student body at M. A. C. 
The members of the Collegian Board are elected from the freshman and sophomore 
classes at the end of a competition which is held during the fall term of each year. 
The members elected serve on the board the remainder of their college course, or 
as long as it is deemed advisable for the welfare of the paper. 

It has always been the policy of the Editorial Board to publish those edi- 
torials which express various opinions of the student body and also those articles 
which will arouse discussion and thereby draw out ideas, in the form of commun- 
ications, from students who are not members of the board. The extent to which 
the board has been successful in carrying out this policy is evidenced by the great 
increase in the number of communications which have been received during the 
past few months. 

During the past year, the Editorial Department has been working under 
many handicaps. The first obstacle to be surmounted was choosing a Managing 
Editor. This was doubly difBcult because there were no members of the present 
senior class who were eligible, and, therefore, the junior members were forced to 
alternate in the position. This condition, together with the resignation of three 
other members because of studies, left an Editorial Department of but eight 
members. It was thought at first that the reporting strength would be inadequate 
but through the cooperation of those remaining, no deficiency was noticed. 
Much credit is due to William L. Dole who, as Editor-in-Chief, directed the pub- 
lication through this period of weakness. Ellsworth Barnard and Ernest L. 
Spencer are the two juniors who have alternated as Managing Editors. A new 
department has been created to take the place of the Cider Press. This new 
feature is the Personals Column, which has been under the supervision of 
Frances C. Bruce. 

At the beginning of the fall term, the Business Department adopted a new 
policy which eliminated practically all the national advertisers and, therefore, 
made more space available for news. This change was indeed welcome, and was 
made possible as a result of the drive which was completed last fall. The deficit 
which has handicapped the board during the past few years has been completely 
removed, and the paper once more rests on a firm finanical foundation. 



197 




Harold E. Clark . 
Albion B. Ricker . 

Ernest L. Spencer 

Ellsworth Barnard 

Dana J. Kidder 



Frances C Thompson 



George B. Voetsch 

James H. Cunningham 
Horatio M. Dresser 



Robert L. Fox 
George S. TuUoch 
Leslie E. McEwen 



inbex J^oarb 

ILiterarp IBepartment 

iirt Jicpartment 

Wellington Kennedy 
Pl)otograpf)it department 

Albert J. LaPrise 
Statistics! ©epactment 

Alexander C. Hodson 
J&uiine^a IBepattment 



Ediior-in-ChieJ 
Business Manager 

Editor 
Dorothy L. Leonard 

Editor 



Editor 



Editor 



Josephine Panzica 
Marjorie J. Pratt 



. Advertising Manager 

. Sales Manager 

. Distribution Manager 



198 



Cte 1928 Snbex 



THE production of a yearbook is decidedly a cooperative enterprise. The 
editor is only incidental, his assistants simply valuable connecting links 
between the class and its book. To all our literary contributors who were not 
members of the staff, we have tried to give due credit. Our editors and assis- 
tants must be content with the knowledge of having mutually served in the evo- 
lution of an Index. 

The 1928 Board has done its best to design a volume which is distinctly a 
class book, for that is the primary purpose of the Index. Familiar faces joined 
with a few characterizing phrases will become more valuable as the years slip 
past, enabling us to call up more distinct memories of friends and events. 

This Index also contains several familiar views of the Campus, these having 
been inserted with the hope of providing permanent records of spots which were 
the scenes of our pleasures and our trials while at old Aggie. The feature articles 
have also been intended to serve the same purpose by supplementing the photo- 
graphic accounts. 

And lastly, the Index is valuable for its statistics concerning Campus events 
of the past year, and concerning our class activities of the past three years. As a 
reliable reference for these facts, the book is by no means least useful. 

The 1928 Board has experienced difficulties, but it has also been blessed with 
its share of pleasures. We co-workers on this publication feel that our labors 
have brought benefits to others and to ourselves. That is sufficient reward. 
The Class will pass judgment on the merit of our efforts. 



Do you remember our Sophomore Banquet in May, 1926 — And how we 
earned the right to celebrate? 



Do you remember the masked men who garnished the Abbey lawn with "a 
little green" one fair morning , leaving the despondent frosh to be rescued by the 
ladies.^ 



Do you suppose the Class of 1927 recalls the wholesale removal of footwear 
during the Banquet Scrap? 



199 



iH. ^, C. fudging Vttam^ 



William G. Amstein 



jFruit Sfubging l^eam 

Calton O. Cartwright 



Frank J. Boden 



©airp Cattle anb Bairp ^robuctg HFubging tKeam 

Richard C. Foley Kenneth W. Milligan 

Clarence H. Parsons 

jFat ^tocfe 5ubging Ccam 



Lewis H. Black 
Richard C. Foley 



Ella M. Buckler 
Josiah W. Parsons, Jr. 



^Iternateg 



Barbara W. Southgate Hans Baumgartner 

Poultrp Jubging tKeam 



Gordon E. Bearse 

J. Emerson Greenaway 



Constantine P. Ladas 
Warren J. Tufts 



JfloricuUurc Subging tKeam 

Raymond E. Smith Loren F. Sniffen 

George H. Thurlow 



lE^viti^ 



'Here I sit me in class to sleep, 
I pray my roomie my notes will keep; 
If I should snore before I wake. 
Please punch my ribs, for pity's sake!" 



The Torch 



Dr. Torrey — I teach agricultural progeny 

The recapitulation of ontogeny. 



Our claim to fame — the last class to suffer Pond Parties. 

200 



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informal Committee 



Edwin J. Haertl . 
Raymond G. Griffin 

Edward A. Connell 



Alexander C. Hodson 



. Chairman 
. Treasurer 
Everett J. Pyle 



202 




Junior J^romenabe Committee 

Alexander C. Hodson ........ Chairman 



Alexander C. Hodson 
Jack Amatt 



iUcmfaersi 



Horace T. Brockway, Jr. 



John A. Kimball 
Albert C. Cook 



203 




^opf)omore=^enior ftop Committee 

Alexander C. Hodson Chairman 

Senior iUcmftcrs 



Montague White 



Francis J. Cormier 



^op!)omore JWembcrg 

Alexander C. Hodson Jack Amatt 

John A. Kimball Douglas W. Loring 

Richard J. Davis 



204 




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1928 Mhtx Cfjaractersi 

A LIST of class characters is an interesting roll, usually determined at the close 
-^ *- of the senior year in college, to which classmates can refer ten or twenty 
years later to contrast the prophesied with the actuality. The conceptions ex- 
pressed in one's senior year are of doubtful significance at best; those formed dur- 
ing one's junior year are doubly questionable. 

But what would a yearbook be without characters? There is a certain 
pleasure to be enjoyed in glancing over familiar names and faces linked with either 
particidarly fitting or peculiarly ludicrous epithets. The future will correct 
erroneous impressions; the present affords time for appreciation of our characters 
as we know them. 

Classmates, be tolerant critics. Characters, be patient martyrs! 



Sntrex Characters; 



Actor 

Athlete 

Best Natured 

Cigarette Fiend 

Class Bluffer 

Class Grind 

Dancer 

Fusser 

Most Garrulous 

Most Likely to Succeed 

Most Pofidar Co-ed . 

Most Popular Man 

Most Popular Professor 

Musician . 

Orator 

Politician 

Rustic 

Soldier 

Wit 

Woman Hater 



Robert L. Fox 

Albert C. Cook 

Leonard L. Thompson 

Karl G. Laubenstein 

Daniel J. Mulhern 

Hartwell E. Roper 

John A. Kimball 

Arnold I. Redgrave 

Daniel J. Mulhern 

. Harold E. Clark 

Frances C. Thompson 

Alexander C. Hodson 

Ray E. Torrey 

William H. Draper, Jr. 

Maxwell H. Goldberg 

. Howard Thomas 

Walter M. Howland 

Donald R. Lane 

Albert J. LaPrise 

Leonard L. Thompson 



207 



Claris of 1928 

iSumcral Contests 

Jfootball 











1928 Op 


1928 vs. 


1927 . 






6 


1928 vs. 


1929 . 






8 


1928 vs. 


1927 . 




Igagfeetfaall 


23 17 


1928 vs. 


1929 . 






42 16 


1928 vs. 


1927 




Jgagcball 


7 6 


1928 vs. 


1929 . 






1 2 


1928 vs. 


1927 . 




J^ocfeep 


No Game 


1928 vs. 


1929 






No Game 


1928 vs. 


1927 . 


^tx 


=ilHan B.opc ^uU 


Won by 1927 


1928 vs. 


1929 . 






Tied 



1928 jaumeral Jllen 



Abrahamson, Howard J. 
Barnard, Ellsworth 
Baumgartner, Hans 
Blomquist, Stanley G. 
Brockway, Horace T., .Jr. 
Capone, Mario 
Cook, Albert C. 
Dresser, Horatio M. 
Ford, Francis R. 
Ferguson, Thomas W., Jr. 
Gifford, Charles E. 
Hall, J. Stanley 
Karrer, Robert J. 
Kimball, John A. 
Lane, Donald R. 
Laubenstein, Karl G. 
Mahoney, John J. 



Marx, Walter H. 
Martino, Dominico 
McEwen, Leslie I. 
McGiiire, Walter K. 
Moriarty, Robert F. 
Mulhern, Daniel J. 
Quinn, John F. 
Redgrave, Arnold I. 
Reed, Roland E. 
Rice, Cecil C. 
Schappelle, Newell A. 
Thomas, Howard 
Thompson, Leonard L. 
Trull, H. Bailey 
Tufts, Warren 3. 
Tuttle, Alden P. 
White, Edwin S. 



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October 


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Team C. 







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October 


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Williston 










November 


5 


Sophomores 




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November 


12 


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January 


17 


Smith School 




20 


14 


January 


24 


Drury High 




13 


32 


January 


30 


Deerfield 




32 


37 


February 


4 


Hopkins 




10 


18 


February 


6 


Arms 




16 


25 


February 


14 


Williston 




15 


47 


February 


18 


Greenfield 




11 


17 


February 


24 


Sacred Heart 




28 


18 


February 


27 


Westfield 


MaithaW 


17 


41 


April 


28 


Northampton 




6 


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May 


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Hopkins Academy 


9 


3 


May 


8 


Walpole 




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5 


May 


9 


Monson 




7 


4 


May 


12 


Amherst Fresh 


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13 


7 


May 


19 


M. A. C. Two-Year 


15 


4 


May 


28 


Greenfield 




5 


9 


May 


30 


Deerfield 




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June 


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Westfield 







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June 


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Heney a. Adams . 

Amherst Gas Co. 

Batchelder & Snyder Co. . 

BoLLEs' Shoe Store 

Brooks Brothers 

Carpenter and Morehouse . 

City Taxi Service 

College Candy Kitchen 

Eagle Printing and Binding Co. 

A. J. Hastings .... 

The Holyoke Valve and Hydrant Co. 

Jackson and Cutler 

Jahn and Olliek Engraving Co. 

Kieley Brothers 

Kingsbury Box and Printing Co. 

Kinsman's Amherst Studio 

James A. Lowell . 

The Mutual Plumbing and Heating Co. 

New College Store 

New England Baled Shavings Co. 

O'CoNNBLL Quirk Paper Co. 

St. Albans Grain Co. . 

United States Hotel . 

Thomas F. Walsh 



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MADISON AVENUE COR. FORTY-FOURTH STREET 
NEW YORK 



Clothes for School 

College 

and General 

Wear 

Send for Brooks's Miscellany 




BOSTON PALM BEACH NEWPORT 



Compliments of 

O'Connell-Ouirk 
Paper Co. 



Paper, Bags, Twines 
Paper Towels 
Toilet Papers 



Opposite Post Office 
HOLYOKE, MASS. 



College 
Candy Kitchen 

A fine place to go for 
lunch or dinner, re- 
freshments or candy. 
It is always a pleasure 
to bring in your rela- 
tives or friends while 
in Amherst 



College Candy Kitchen 

FAMOUS IN THE 
COLLEGE WORLD 



The Best in 

Drug Store 
Merchandise 

The Best in 

Drug Store 
Service 



Henry Adams & Co. 

The Rexall Store 



JACKSON & CUTLER 

Dealers in 

Dry and Fancy Goods 



AMHERST, MASS. 



^ostonians 



The Correct College Shoe 



BoUes' Shoe Store 



Kiely Brothers 

Authorized Dealers 

Lincoln Fordson 

FORD 

The Universal Car 

Cars Trucks Tractors 



Stationery - - Student Supplies 

New 
College Store 

Memorial Building 

More Than a Store — 
A College Tradition 



Quality and Service 



14 Pleasant Street Amherst, Mass. 

Telephone 724 



Cookies Candy Tonic 



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Hardware and 
Sportings Goods 




The Mutual Plumbing & 
Heating Company 

The JJ^inchester Store 



United States 
Hotel 

Lincoln, Beach and Kingston Streets 

Boston, Mass. 



Boston Headquarters for 

All M. A. C. and Many Other 

College Teams and 

Clubs 

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European Plan, $2.00 to $6.00 

Club Breakfasts and Special Luncheons 

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FINE annuals, like brilliant victories, are brought about by the co-or- 
dination of skillful generalship and trained effort. The Jahn & Oilier 
Engraving Co. is America's foremost school annual designing and engraving 
specialist, because in its organization are mobilized America's leading cre- 
ative minds and mechanical craftsmen. 



THE JAHN & OLLIER ENGRAVING CO. 

Photographers, Artists and Makers of Fine Printing Plates for Black and Colors 
817 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago 



Loose Leaf Note Books 

Parker, Waterman, 

Conklin, Sheaffer 

and Moore 

FOUNTAIN PENS 

A. J. Hastings 

Newsdealer and Stationer 


WE ARE HEADQUARTERS FOR 

Gas and Electric 

Appliances 

Edison Mazda Lamps 

Amherst Gas Co. 


-NEW ENGLAND'S OWN" 

Packers and Producers of Fine Foods 

Wholesale Only 

Beef, Mutton. Lamb, Veal, Pork, Hams, Bacon, 
Sausages, Poultry, Game, Butter, Cheese, 
Eggs, Olives, Oils, Fresh, Salt and 
Smoked Fish, Fruits and Vegeta- 
bles, Preserves and 
Canned Goods 

Batchelder & Snyder Company 

Elackstone, North and North Centre Sts. 
BOSTON, MASS. 


Compliments of 

St. Albans Grain Co. 

Manufacturers 

''Wirthmore'' 

Poultry, Dairy and 
Stock Feeds 


Use PIONEER 

Baled Shavings 

For Bedding- Cows 

The Modern 'Bedding Material 

Cheaper, cleaner and more 
absorbent than straw. In 
use at the stables of all 
agricultural colleges in the 
east and by progressive 
dairymen and breeders 


''One Quality Only- -the Best'' 


CHAS. M. COX CO. 

Wholesale Distributors 
BOSTON, MASS. 


For Delivered Price in Car- 
load Lots, Write 

New England 
Baled Shavings Company 

Albany, N. Y. 


St. Albans Grain Co. 

St. Albans, Vt. 



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FOR QUALITY AND SERVICE 

Paper Boxes 
and Printing 

Telephone Northampton 554 or 555 

For Your Class and Fraternity 

PRINTING 

Our representative will call if requested 

Kingsbury Box and 
Printing Co. 

NORTHAMPTON, MASS. 


Thone96 
City Taxi Service 

NORTHAMPTON 


^ ' Driveurself ' Cars 

20-Passenger "Sedan-type" Busses 
5 and 7-Passenger Sedans 

We Serve Your Athletic Teams 


Thone96 


CARPENTER AND 
MOREHOUSE 


James A. Lowell 

Bookseller 


Printers 

AMHERST, MASS. 

Telephone 43 


NEW AND 
STANDARD BOOKS 


Orders 
Promptly Filled Telephone 45-W 


The Holyoke Valve & 
Hydrant Co. 

Pipes, Valves and Fittings for 
Steam, Water and Gas 

Engineers and Contractors for Steam and Hot Water 

Heating, Automatic Sprinkler Systems, 

Boiler and Engine Connections 

Asbestos and Magnesia Pipe Coverings 
Pipe Cut to Sketch — Mill Supplies 

HOLYOKE, MASS. 


Hickey-Freeman Suits 

Ready-to- Wear — Custom Made 

Thomas F. Walsh 

College Outfitter 






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