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MARYVILLE COLLEGE HANDBOOK
THE ABC'S OF SUCCESSFUL
Aaryville, Tennessee Volume XLIV
M BOOK STAFF
RUTH DAVIS and JIM DANCE
CHARLES WILLIAMS and WILMA ROBINSON
Published by the Young Men's and Young
Women's Christian Associations in cooperation
with the Student Council, the Women's Stu-
dent Government Association, the Men's Stu-
dent Organization, and the Executive Council
of the Faculty.
Aug. 30-Sept. 3 — Opening program:
Aug. 30, Tuesday, 4 p. m. — New students re-
Aug. 31, Wednesday, 8 a. m. — Semester opens;
registration of new students; payment
of bills by old or new students who
Sept. 1, Thursday, 8 a. m. — Opening chapel
Sept. 2, Friday, 8 a. m. — Annual Convocation;
first meeting of classes
Sept. 2, Friday, 8 p. m.— YMCA and YWCA
Sept. 3, Saturday, 8 p. m. — Faculty reception
Oct. 29, Saturday — Founders' and Homecoming
Nov. 24, Thursday — Thanksgiving Day
Dec. 11, Sunday, 3 p. m. — "Messiah"
Dec. 17-21, First semester final examinations
Dec. 21, Wednesday, noon — First semester ends;
Christmas holidays begin
Jan. 11, Wednesday, 8 a. m. — Chapel; Christmas
holidays end; second semester begins
Feb. 1-9, February Meetings
April 9, Sunday — Easter
April 13-14, Comprehensive Examination
May 1, Monday— May Day Festival
May 13-17; Commencement program:
May 13, Saturday — Alumni Day
May 14, Sunday — Baccalaureate Day
May 17, V/ednesday — Commencement Day
DR. RALPH W. LLOYD
President of Maryville College
FROM YOUR PRESIDENT
As President of the College it is my privilege
to represent the Faculty and Staff and the
Directors in extending a cordial welcome to old
and new students as they enter upon the college
year. Our prayer is that each may be given
health and good opportunity.
There are approximately one hundred persons
on the faculty and the administrative and main-
tenance staff and thirty-six members of the
Beard of Directors. All are sincerely interested
in every Maryville College student and in making
the institution the most effective possible.
These lines help introduce a booklet which
contains a great deal of valuable information
which I commend to you for reading now and
reference throughout the year. May it be a
—RALPH WALDO LLOYD,
President of Maryville College
T IS FOR TRADITION
Talk about Traditions — Maryville's got 'em!
Old ones, new ones — and you'll never feel your-
self a part of the Hill till you know most of them.
We think our traditions are sort of special,
something you'll remember particularly nostal-
gically when you're old and grey graduates.
You'll always remem.ber your first days at
Maryville as days of lines — lines at the Personnel
Office, lines at the Treasurer's Office, lines at
the Bookstore. Then that longest and long-
remembered line of hand-shakers at the FACUL-
TY RECEPTION. You'll want to dress formally
as you can to meet and get acquainted with the
MC faculty members. There'll be new faces and
names which will grow to mean a lot to you
during your college stay.
Since membership in the girls' societies —
Bainonian and Theta Epsilon — and the men's
societies — Alpha Sigma and Athenian — is open
to all members of the student body, respectively,
cf course, the four societies go all out during
RUSH WEEK to line up all new students as pros-
pective members. In consecutive weeks the two
brother-and-sister societies conduct intensive
membership drives culminating in the Saturday
night formal program. Last year Bainonian and
Athenian presented a South of the Border musical
program, while Theta and Alpha Sig entertained
with a World Cruise musical revue.
When you hear Tuesday night called TOWN
NIGHT, you'll know it's The Night of the week
when you and your date can enjoy a movie,
bowling, skating or just a hamburger and french
fries downtown till ten o'clock. Mark our words
— the bright lights of Broadway (Maryville's
main street, of course) will lure you on Town
other week-day nights you'll want to have a
coke and a sandwich or a malted milk at the
STUDENT CENTER. Besides being open for all
students during the day as a lounge and recrea-
tion center, the attractive white building con-
tains the Y-STORE which is open at various
daytimie hours and from 9:30 till 10:15 at night.
After big doings, like ball games or the various
Saturday night happenings, the Y-Store opens
long enough for refreshments, too.
SUNDAY VESPERS feature guest speakers and
the music of the College's outstanding A Capella
Choir. Held in Lamar Library since the Chapel
fire, Vespers closes the Sunday program with a
tone of quiet dignity and worship.
You'll envy the lovely senior girl elected to
reign as Queen on FOUNDERS' AND HOME-
COMING DAY. Dorms are colorfully decorated
to receive the alumni who arrive in great num.-
bers for their outdoor barbeque. The morning is
marked by a dignified chapel service commemo-
rating the College's founding, and the evening is
highlighted by your best yells from the football
field as the Highlanders meet their toughest foes
on our home gridiron.
Your guess is as good as ours as to what will
be the theme of this year's BARNWARMING.
This, THE big show of the fall, is held every
Thanksgiving eve in Alumni Gym, its program
planned by the campus Y's. Following a period
during which you can visit the various little
"shops" set up around the gym fringes, you'll see
a gala extravaganza featuring the best talent the
campus can produce. Oh yes — reigning mon-
archs are the King and Queen, chosen from the
senior class, and their attendants who, while
elected by the student body some weeks before,
remain Maryville's top secret till Barnwarming
night. In past years the gym has become the
lost continent of Atlantis, a gypsy forest, and
New Orleans at Mardi Gras time for Barnwarm-
ing; wonder what the '49 show will be?
And then Christmas comes around, bringing
not only a short vacation preceded by final
exams, but also the annual presentation of
Handel's MESSIAH. Yours can be one of the
hundreds of voices which, accompanied by the
College orchestra and Miss Davies at the organ,
presents this enthralling oratorio.
You'll enjoy those Christmas holidays well
enough, but we'll bank on your eagerness to get
back on campus quickly enough when they're
over! That's in January; in February comes the
week when emphasis is shifted more to spiritual
thoughts during FEBRUARY MEETINGS. Mid-
morning chapel services, a bit longer than usual,
give you time to appreciate the messages of the
year's speaker and the well-known hymns we
February also marks the College's drive for its
FRED HOPE FUND. Established in memory and
tribute of one of Maryville's outstanding gradu-
ates, this fund enables one of our fellow students
to work in the foreign mission field. You'll want
to contribute to this worthwhile drive.
It's worth getting up early and traipsing out
to the College amphitheatre to see the sun
rise as the choir sings "Alleluia" in the annual
EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE.
Once each year the dorms hold OPEN HOUSE
when the fellows and girls display their rooms to
each other and the general public. This occasion
is immediately preceded by some exhaustive
house cleaning and is generally followed by loud
sighs of relief. Both fellows and girls are inter-
ested in seeing just How the Other Half Lives,
and moms and dads drop around to see how jr.
and sis are taking care of their rooms.
Big musical program of the spring is SPRING-
TIME SENERADE, inaugurated two years ago
by the Men's Glee Club and the All-Girl Choir.
Framed in a lovely stage setting, these groups
present a fascinating program of musical numbers
from popular operettas, accompanied by twin
pianos and Mr. Hughes at the electric organ
Our lovely amphitheatre in the College Woods
becomes such varied scenes as the Emerald City
of Oz cr a Southern plantation for the annual
MAY DAY PAGEANT. Some lovely senior girl
and her attendants reign over the festivities,
which feature music, dancing, and acting com-
bined in an attractive pageant. Previous pag-
eants have been Robin Hood, the Wizard of Oz,
and Plantation Story, dramatized from the Uncle
When COMMENCEMENT comes it marks not
only the beginning of a new life for the depart-
ing seniors but the end of another experience-
packed College year. The dignified services are
climaxed by the Commencement exercises w^th
the processional of the Daisy Chain, the faculty,
and the graduating class. The Daisy Chain, com-
posed of 14 girls of the junior class, make the
long daisy chains between which the graduating
seriors march down the aisle toward diplomas
and freedom. We feel sure the departing seniors
have more than the little initials after their
names to remember, though.
But it's "See you next fall!" for the rest of us
—and toward the end of that LONG SUMMER
VACATION we find ourselves anxious to get
back to the College which has become so much a
part of our lives and personalities.
D IS FOR DATING
You'll probably meet a "he" or a "she" you
want to date very soon (after you start your
college career, if you're a freshman), so here
are a few thing's you'll have to remember.
Parlor dates may be had in the women's dormi-
tory parlors from 7:15 until 10 any weekday
evening by arranging with the Dormitory Head.
Junior and senior women may have an unlimited
number, while freshmen and sophomores are
limited to four each month. Sunday dating is
for services only, except Easter and Baccalaur-
eate Sundaj^s, when afternoon dating is also
Calling hours for men in women's dormitories
are on weekdays from 1:00 to 1:20 p. m., 3:30 to
5:30 p. m., and 6:30 to 7:15 p. m.; Town Night
from 6:30 to 7:15 p. m., and 9:30 to 10 p. m.;
Sunday afternoon from 1:00 to 1:20 p. m.;
Saturday afternoon from 1:00 to 5:30 p. m. Men
may stay in the dorms after Vespers on Sunday
until 8:15 and after Student Vols until 9:15.
Couples may be together within Circle Drive
each weekday evening until 7:15; on Sunday,
Circle Drive time limit is 7:00, and couples may
be together after lunch until 1:20 p. m.
Dating is allowed at announced college activi-
ties. Couples must return to the women's dormi-
tories within fifteen minutes after the close of
the activity or immediately after leaving the
Student Center, and men do not stay after that
time. Otherwise there is no dating on weekday
evenings, except that men may walk back with
women directly from the library or Student Cen-
ter to the women's dormitories and leave im-
When you're a senior, you'll have additional
privileges technically called WSGA Senior Priv-
ileges. Each senior woman is allowed an extra
Town Night gov-
erned by regular
rules. On this night
(other than Tuesday
night) dating is per-
mitted to seniors in
' ^ ^ •.\ fi^t^cNHD-, they are in the
(c(l(Sl* /^)'\^TO^ dormitory by 8:30
cH^'^V \ '' \\W^r^ p.m. Sunday after-
noon dating is also
/>f<^^ "A O V ^t-U l^hK allowed for seniors
Sy'^^C^ ^_ iJ^H^ between 3 and 5:30
p. m. on the campus,
in residential areas
of the city, and for groups of couples in the
College Woods and around the loop. Seniors
must report ail underclass women who take
advantage of senior privileges as well as violating
seniors to the Executive Committee of WSGA.
Before entertaining an overnight guest, be sure
to make necessary arrangements with the Dieti-
cian and Head of the dormitory; also, please have
your guests register in the guest book.
In planning parties, picnics, and other social
activities, you must secure approval from the
Dean of Women at least five days in advance.
Dates for all-campus activities of large groups
must be scheduled by the Dean of Curriculum.
All social activities must be properly chaperoned
and must be held on campus or at some approved
place. The Y rooms are available for parties
and such if arrangements are made in advance
through the YWCA House Committee and the
plans approved by the Dean of Women.
Official Town Night is Tuesday night when
students may go to town. Girls must be in groups
— 11 —
of three or with a date and must sign out and
in on the sign-out sheet between 5 and 10:15
p. m. When special permission is granted, girls
must notify either the president or the secretary
of the Student Council. Students must take a
direct route to town and stay within specified
boundaries. There shall be no loitering on
campus, on the way to and from town, or in
front of the women's dormitories. Upon re-
turning, couples may go directly to the Student
Center by signing out previously on the sign-out
sheet. Couples may also come into the women's
dormitory parlors between 9:30 and 10 p. m.
You'll want to avoid breaking these rules,
which lead to suspension of Town Night privil-
eges, as levied by the Student Council: for loiter-
ing — two months; being out of bounds — four
months; failing to sign in or out — three weeks;
failure of girls to be in groups of three or with
date — four months; and overstaying time limit —
two months. Two demerits may be given for in-
fringing on Town Night suspension.
Social dancing was last year's big step in MC
social life. Dancing each vx^eekday (except Sat-
urday) evening following supper till 7:15 is in-
formal, held in Intramural Gymnasium.
The Fall Dance, scheduled for some date in
the middle of the first semester, has rules that
say "No" to: corsages, tuxes, admission charge,
and program dances. Music is recorded, and tlie
informal note is set.
For the Big Formal, or Spring Dance, different
rules apply. Admission tickets are one dollar
per couple, and, since this is a "program dance,"
only couples are admitted. Gals dress formal,
fellovv^s may look just as nice in trim business
suits as in tuxedos, which are helpful but not
necessary. Corsages are in style. Your request
for a non-student guest must be handled through
the office of the Dean of Women.
D IS FOR DORMITORY
One of the biggest adjustments you'll have to
make is that of living with not only one room-
mate but also a v/hole dormful of people! If
you're lucky you'll manage the jump with grace;
if you're not you'll v/ant to read more carefully
than ever these suggestions for happy dormitory
To begin with, a dormitory full of varied per-
sonalities requires you to use far more patience,
consideration, and understanding than you might
think you possess. The best rule to follov/ is the
oft-quoted Golden one, which m.eans a lot when
it comes to happy dorm living. Respect what
little privacy there may be, and let your conduct
always be what you'd appreciate from others.
Whether your studying is well-balanced (as it
should be) or heavily concentrated during cer-
tain cramming periods (as it won't be if you
budget your time properly) you'll appreciate your
neighbor's being considerate about loud radios,
talking, hall yelling, and door slamming. Not to
mention spending their time in your room. Natur-
ally enough, your neighbors will appreciate these
little courtesies on your part, too.
Don't wait till time for the yearly Open
House to do the hurried housecleaning that will
deceive your mother as to the habitual condition
of 3^our room. A little regular cleaning will do
wonders for your room's appearance and your
roommate's good humor. Your floor janitor will
also stay in a good humor if you don't sweep
the dirt into the hall he or she has to clean.
It's a fact that Cleanliness is next to Impossible
when the bathroom is filled with drying clothes
and the tubs and basins reflect a critical lack of
thought on the part of the person immediately
preceding you. Everyone appreciates considera-
tion in the form of clean bathroom facilities.
Also, you never know whom you're going to
meet in the hall, so if you must meander, mean-
der properly clad to avoid possible mutual em-
Little things like borrowing extensively from
your roommate — not only money, but also ties
and blouses, playing your radio both loud and
late, catty discussions of your friends and others,
monopolizing the telephone, and extensive visit-
ing during quiet hours may seem trifles to you,
but your dormitory reputation hangs on such
slender threads as those.
FOR YOUR ROOM
Chief on the list of Requireds is that mattress
pad you'll have to have for your bed, but your
room will look all the better for any amount of
"prettying-up" you care to do. Extensive alter-
ations and improvements need the OK of the
Head of the Dormitory and the Director of Main-
tenance, but they're very cooperative about your
fixing your room. Remember, you're the one
responsible for the condition of your room and
Owing to the always-present fire hazard in the
dormitories, overloading of the electric circuits
is discouraged by limiting the use of equipment.
If you need more light than you can squeeze out
of the 150 watts the College allows each room
in the form of one overhead drop cord (and one
wall plug in the men's dorm), you may have 50
additional watts for $2.50. Ask your dormi-
tory head to make out an extra-current card and
pay for it at the Treasurer's Office during regis-
tration. If you want to bring your radio, be pre-
pared to pay the $2.50 fee for it, too. And pay
the fees promptly, because they are upped to
$3.50 if late. But if you're a good figurer of
wattage you can bring things like clocks, lamps
(preferably the fluorescent kind which take
fewer watts), radios and razors. No hotplates,
irons or electric hair driers may be used in the
rooms; ironing can be done on the ironing boards
in each laundry.
Extension cords looped around on the floor
or hanging from bare nails are forbidden not
only by the College but also by state fire inspect-
ors. You'll be expected to comply with the
"lights out" and "light cut" regulations that apply
to your dorm, as well as the regulation against
playing your radio between 11 at night and 6
in the morning.
Regulations require penalties, but the latter
won't apply to you if you follow the former.
Electrical equipment used contrary to dorm reg-
ulations is liable to confiscation for the rest of
the sem^ester. Your radio particularly, if played
after 11 p. m., will find itself in the office for
one month. Of course smoking is forbidden any-
where on campus, but it would be doubly dan-
gerous to do so in your room; you'll be subject
to College discipline if you're found smoking in
your room. Possessing liquor bottles, road signs,
someone else's key or pass key, or firearms is
considered, obviously, a disciplinable offense.
If you're going to live in the dormitory, or
are an out-of-town student rooming off campus,
don't plan to bring a car for use at College. If
you think yours may be an unusual case entitling
you to special permission, make a written re-
quest through the Personnel Office. Local Mary-
ville students who regularly use cars at the Col-
lege and faculty members who drive to and from
and park on the campus must secure permit tags
and parking spaces from the Director of Main-
You'll need a permit from the Director of
Student Employment in order to act as an agent
for any business firm in any of the dormitories.
Each dormitory plans and participates in emer-
gency drills; be familiar with your dorm's pro-
cedure and regulations and follow them to the
letter. Violation of rules for these drills is con-
sidered a serious offense, as is meddling with
any dormitory fire equipment.
Out of consideration for yourself and others,
observe the quiet or study hours which last from
7:15 till 11 p. m. in the dormitories each day
except Saturday and Sunday. The Library's a
good place to study from Monday through Friday
from 7 to 10 each night; women students must
sign out and in, in their respective dorms.
Notify your house mother if you become ill.
She'll arrange to have your absences from Chapel
and classes excused by signing a list of these
absences on a little yellow form which you can
obtain from and return to the Personnel Office.
Turn in these absence reports, signed, within
two days after you return to classes; otherwise
the excuse will not be approved.
If it is necessary for you to go to the College
Hospital as a patient, you'll w^ant to take your
own pajamias, towels, washcloths, etc., after
arrangements have been made for your entrance
by the head of your dormitory. Visiting hours
in the hospital are between 4 to 7 p. m., and
open hours in the infirmary clinic are 4 until
5 p. m. each weekday; the doctor is there on
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday afternoons. Of
course emergency cases will be received any
Regulations imposed by civil laws are auto-
matically College regulations, such as the Ten-
nessee state law forbidding the possession and
use of fireworks.
Nobody appreciates neatness more than we
do, but do your laundering in the laundry rooms,
except in emergencies when small amounts of
light laundry may be done in the bathrooms, and
do your ironing in the laundry rooms or the
other specified places. Each dormitory has its
own rules concerning use of the washing ma-
chines and irons. No laundering is to be done on
Sunday, and no ironing, except emergency press-
ing between 7 and 9 a. m.
In addition to the general rules you've already
read, the women's dorms have some particular
regulations you'll want to be familiar with.
The dormitory Sign-Out Sheet requires your
signature, personally, whenever you leave the
campus, either day or night, and for all night
activities on the campus — Town Night, the
library, or visiting another dormitory. If attend-
ing a College function, return to the dorm as
soon as it's over; arrangements to attend other
functions must be made with the head of your
dormitory or with the Dean of Women.
To be absent from the campus, you must al-
ways sign out and in on the sign-out sheet.
Trips to Maryville or Knoxville may be made
any weekday providing you return to the campus
before 6 p. m.; trips to Knoxville are not made
in the company of men. Groups of two or more
girls may walk in the College Woods on week-
days and Sundays not in company of men. If
you wish to visit over the weekend or to be
absent overnight from the campus, you will have
to have written permission from your home or
have had your parents previously sign the regu-
lar Standing Permissions form which allows you
approximately five visits a semester other than
to your own home; approval for these visits must
be obtained in advance from the dormitory head,
and your plans must be discussed with her so
that she can fill out your activity card properly.
When properly chaperoned and arranged,
week-end camping trips are allowed; seniors and
juniors may have two such trips a year, and
sophomores and freshmen, one.
You'll be asked to serve as monitor for your
floor at least once during the semester. This
means you'll have to be present on your floor
during the time you're on duty, seeing that halls
are kept quiet during study hours and that stu-
dents are in their own rooms after 11 p. m. It's
your job to check on proper use of lights and
radios at night, to answer the buzzer, and to see
that rules in general are obeyed. Violations are
to be reported to the House Committee.
Outgoing telephone calls may be made and
received any time between 6 a. m. and 11 p. m.
Outgoing calls, except to faculty and staff, are
to be made on the pay phones; incoming calls
will be received on the office phone.
You may be summoned before the House Com-
mittee for infraction of these dormitory rules, as
provided for by the monitors and officers of
WSGA: ironing on Sunday other than at the
specified time; abusing light-cut regulations; be-
ing in another's room after 11 p. m.; laundering
in bathroom contrary to regulations; being in
bathroom after 11 p. m. for other than legitimate
reasons; undue disturbances; and for violations
of other dormitory rules.
Study hours in the women's dormitories are
from 7:15 p. m. each day except Saturday and
Sunday. In the sophomore and freshman dorm-
itories closed stucfy hours are kept from 7:30
to 9:30 p. m. In junior-senior dorms three light-
cuts per room are permitted each week; in the
sophomore-freshman dorms two light-cuts per
room per week are allowed.
Here are a few additional regulations that
apply particularly to men students.
Overnight absence must be arranged with the
Head of the men's dormitory. The where-
abouts of all students must be known at all
times, should they be needed for any special
reason. Men may entertain their families in the
dorm lobby at specified times. Men's visiting
hours for student rooms in Carnegie and Bart-
lett are from 3:30 to 7:15 p. m. each day.
Disciplinary measures will be taken by the
Executive Council of the Faculty or the Super-
visor of Men's Residence for infractions of these
rules: abusing light privilege; visiting or having
visitors after 11 p. m.; creating a disturbance in
the dormitory or causing the willful destruction
of property; and violation of other dormitory
Though you may have to room, off-campus for
a while — say. your first year at Maryville — you'll
get into the dorm after while. Till you do, re-
member that the same behavior is expected of
you — if not better — in private homes than the
dormitory heads would expect of you on campus.
Be considerate in your use of radio, lights, and
leisure time. For overnight absences, report to
the Supervisor of Men's Residence in Carnegie
Hall. Men rooming off-campus, both local and
out of town, may use washroomis in Bartlett,
Thaw, and Carnegie, and the lounge room in the
Student Center building.
JUST IN GENERAL
Though the foregoing lists may seem like a
lot of rules, you'll discover if only by reading
between the lines (and we hope you've done
more than that!) that if you are considerate and
well-behaved, you'll get along swimmingly at
Maryville without even knowing there are such
things as regulations and penalties. But a few
will need disciplinary measures, even these:
Demerits, given by the Executive Council of
the Faculty for violations of College regulations;
Dismissal from College, given by the same body
when a student accumulates 15 penalized ab-
sences in one semester, or gets ten demerits, or
persistently fails to cooperate with the general
General regulations, which you'd probably
follow anj'^way, include such as these: Ball
throwing or snowballing nearer buildings than
the roadways is not permitted; Sunday visiting
of drug stores, restaurants, and the like, and
using College athletic facilities on Sunday is not
to be done, and visiting pool rooms or establish-
ments selling beer or other intoxicants is never
to be done. Use of intoxicants by students is
F IS FOR FOOD
If you like to eat — and even if you don't you're
bound to spend some of your semester here
doing just that — you'll soon discover Pearsons
Dining Hall. Meals are served there each day.
Breakfast is served at 7 a. m. on weekdays and
at 8 on Sundays. Luncheon is served at 12:30
p. m. each day. Dinner is served at 6:00 p. m.
Monday through Friday, and at 5:30 on Satur-
days and Sundays.
Your tablemates, all seven of them, will ap-
preciate your appearing well-groomed and well-
mannered at meals. Particularly before dinner
is a good time to freshen up a little, but all
meals deserve your best mealtime etiquette.
Try to make the conversation table-wide, but
not at the expense of your lungs. Loud and
boisterous talking is frowned upon not only by
the College in general but also by those tables
nearest yours. You'll want to be attentive and
reverent during the blessing especially.
Don't forget that your waitress, while she is
interested in your health and well-being, has
classes and obligations of her own. She'll appre-
ciate your consideration in getting to and from
meals on time.
Your guests may eat in the dining hall by
arranging with the Dietician. Prices for break-
fasts are 25c all Vv^eek; lunch costs 60c on
weekdays, 75c on Sundays; dinner is 60c Mon-
day through Friday, and supper is 35c on Sat-
urday and Sunday night.s
A IS FOR ATTENDANCE
Although you are allowed a certain number of
"cuts" from classes, Chapel, Sunday School and
Church, it would be a good idea not to miss any
more than you feel really necessary.
You are advised to keep a careful personal
record of all your cuts. This way, you will know
when you are about to cvercut, which is a very
handy thing to know.
The College will, of course, excuse you for
illness or other emergency upon written request
to the Personnel Office. This request must be
submitted to the main office within two days
after you return to classes. You are to notify the
Head of the Dormitory of any situation which
requires your absence from class. No excuse will
be given unless you do this.
You will also be excused for any authorized
activity, such as scheduled trips for members of
the debate squad, ball teams, choir, etc.
Below, you will find the number of allowed
cuts for each class or service listed, and below
that, you will find the penalties for overcutting.
Read them carefully and get them well in mind.
There is a chart on the next page you may use
to keep a record of your cuts, if you wish.
FRESHMEN AND SOPHOMORES
Sunday School or Church (total of) 3
1 -credit-hour class 1
2 -credit-hour class 1
3-credit-hour class 2
4-credit-hour class 2
JUNIORS AND SENIORS
Sunday School or Church (total of) 6
1-credit-hour class 1
2-credit-hour class 2
3-credit-hour class 3
4-credit-hour class 4
Deducticn of Grade Points and
The Personnel Office deducts grade points and
semester hours from your total according to the
a. For each "over-cut" one-half hour and one
and one-half grade points will be deducted from
the total credit.
b. For "cuts" v/ithin two days before and after
a recess or holiday, one-half semester hour and
one-half grade points Vvdll be deducted for each
student Body President Bill Nish
Student Body Vice-President -Delbert Earisman
Social Chairman Jim Dance
YMCA President Bill Chalker
YWCA President Dot Holverson
MSO President Ray Holsey
WSGA President Ginni Schwarz
House Chairman of Baldwin Lucy Carrick
House Chairman of Memorial
Hall Marianna Brogden
Athletic Association President Jim Lester
Chilhowean Editor Mary Lyerly
Chilhowean Business Manager Tom Kees
Highland Echo Editor Herbert McCallum
Highland Echo Business Mgr. Barbara Atlfather
Senior Class President Tubby Callaway
Junior Class President Joe McNeill
Sophomore Class President Jim Kren
Bainonian President Mary Mills
President Mary Mitchell Wooldridge
Athenian President Don Hyatt
Alpha Sigma President Ted Beasley
Football Captain Howard Davis
Football Co-Captain D. M. Miller
C IS FOR COUNCIL
Student Council represents Maryville's all-
campus student governing body. Through the
Council student matters may go up for faculty
opinion to the Student-Faculty Senate.
In February, 1949, the present student body
constitution was voted by the student body, hav-
ing previously been approved by the Faculty and
Student Council. This constitution is the com-
pletion of the efforts of many Student Councils.
and enforcing Town
your Student Coun-
cil has various other
duties to perform.
are conducted b y
the Council and
through its Social
Board it plays a
large part in plan-
ning and directing
social activities. It
is constantly at
work to serve you
suggestions, ideas, and
whole cam.pus program.
All too soon it will again come time to elect
new class representatives for Student Council.
Your vote should be cast for the classmate you
know will serve the class best.
by representing your
needs in bettering the
FROM YOUR STUDENT BODY PRESIDENT
Once again we look forward to all the activi-
ties and experiences which another year at Mary-
ville brings. For some of you it is the first year.
To you, the rest of us extend a hearty welcome
and hope that your college career may be a
happy and successful one. We stand ready to
help you in any way we can.
On the next few pages you will find the
student body constitution, newly revised during
the past year. It would be well worth reading
for an understanding of how your student gov-
ernment operates. Many new ideas have been
tried during the past year, and many more will
be experimented with this year. Let us know
what you think as these ideas are advanced; for
whatever action the council takes, it does so be-
lieving that such is best for our entire college
Please don't think of the council as just an-
other organization on the campus. It is your
organization. Your best interest is the sole
purpose for its even functioning. Under the new
representation plan, every student has two or
three channels through which to present ideas or
problems to the council. Please use them that
we may fulfill our purpose which is "to unify
the student body in the common motive of self-
government in order to assum.e responsibility in
the management of our affairs, strengthen the
cooperation between students, faculty, and ad-
ministration, and increase loyalty to the best
interests of the college."
CONSTITUTION OF THE STUDENT BODY
OF MARYVILLE COLLEGE
We, the students of Maryville College, believing that
there are common problems that can best be resolved
and common purposes that can be achieved through
united effort, do establish this constitution.
ARTICLE I— Name
The name of this organization shall be the Student
Body of Maryville College.
ARTICLE II — Purpose
The purpose of this organization is to unify the
student body in the common motive of self-government
in order to assume responsibility in the management of
our affairs, strengthen the cooperation between students,
faculty and administration, and increase loyalty to the
best interests of the College.
ARTICLE III — Membership and Meetings
Section 1. Membership:
a. All students of Maryville College shall be mem-
bers of this organization.
Section 2. Meetings:
a. Meetings of the Student Body of Maryville
College shall be held at the call of the president of the
(1) Upon the vote of the Student Counci,
(2) Upon petition signed by fifty members,
(3) At any other time specified by this con-
(4) Upon the request of the President of the
b. The time, place, and purpose of any Student
Body meeting must be announced in Chapel at least
twice or published in the Highland Echo at least one
week before the set date for that meeting.
ARTICLE IV— The Student Council
Section 1. The general administrative functions of
the Student Body shall be centered in the Student
Council, whose officers, selected in the manner here-
inafter designated, shall also serve as the officrs of the
Section 2. Objects:
a. To cooperate with faculty and students in
maintaining Maryville's distinctive major policies, such
as those of (1) high scholarship, (2) low expense rates,
(3) positive Christmas emphasis and program.
b. To represent accurately the points of view of
the Student Body with respect to the following four
phases of campus life: Spiritual, Academic, Social, and
c. To consider, develop, and seek to promote
matters of student interest in cooperation with the
d. To supervise and coordinate certain student
activities as provided for elsewhere in this Constitution.
e. To promote better relationships with other
Section 3. Organization :
a. The membership shall consist of the following
twenty-eight students :
(1) The Student Body President and Vice-Presi-
(2) The following class representatives:
a) Two freshmen (1 woman, 1 man)
b) Three sophomores (1 woman, 2 men), one
of whom shall be a carry-over from the freshman class.
c) Four juniors (2 women, two men), two
of whom shall be carryovers from the sophomore class.
d) Five seniors (3 women, 2 men), three of
whom shall be carryovers from the junior class.
(3) The four class presidents.
(4) The following all-campus leaders:
a) YMCA President
b) YWCA President
c) MSO Chairman
d) WSGA President
e) Social Chairman
f) Athletic Association President
g) Governing Board Chairman
h) Echo Editor
b. Carry-overs to serve as class representatives the
following year shall be elected near the close of the
spring semester as hereinafter designated in Article
VIII by the respective classes in these proportions : 1
frshman, 2 sophomores, 3 juniors. The class president
and Council representatives shall be eligible.
c. To become and remain eligible for membership
in the Council, a class representative shall have met
the necessary scholastic requirements for membership
in the class which he represents.
d. Council members to represent the senior, junior,
and sophomore classes shall be elected by a majority of
votes cast by their respective classes at the Spring
Elections as provided for in Article IV in this Con-
e. Other representatives shall be elected in ac-
cordance with the Constitution of their respective or-
f. Council members to represent the incoming
freshman class shall be elected by ballot at a meeting
of the class to be held within one month after the open-
ing of the fall semester.
g. The class or organization concerned shall have
the power to fill any vacancies arising between regular
h. If an individual be elected to two offices with
voting power on Council, he gives up one vote, and the
vacant seat on Council shall be filled by the next
individual in line for that office; or, if there be none
next in line, one shall be elected by the group he
i. Council officers :
(1) The officers of the Student Council shall be
a President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer.
(2) The President and Vice-President shall be
elected by the Student Body in the Spring Elections.
The President shall be a senior and the Vice-President
a junior or senior in the year in which they serve.
, (3) Within on week following the Spring Elec-
tions, a meeting of the new Student Council shall be
called by the President for the purpose of electing a
Secretary and Treasurer for the following yeark. These
offices shall be open only to class representatives. The
election shall be by secret ballot.
Section 4. Duties :
a. The duties of the officers shall include the
a) To preside at meetings of the Student
b) To call special meetings when neces-
c) To appoint committees of the Council.
d) To preside at Student Body meetings.
a) To take over the duties of the Presi-
dent in his absence.
b) To act as chairman of the Elections
Committee and preside over Student
a) To keep an accurate record of Coun-
cil minutes and Student Body meet-
b) To keep on file a copy of the consti-
tution of all organizations who hold
voting privileges in Council.
c) To handle all correspondence for the
a) To act as chairman of the Finance
b. The duties of the Council as a whole shall
include the following:
(1) The Council shall meet at regular Intervals
as it may decide, but at least twice a month from
September to May; special meetings may be called
by the President.
(2) Attendance at Council meetings shall be
required of all members.
(3) The Council shall assume responsibility for
the planning, regulating, and enforcing of the Town
Night provision, provided the Student Body continues
to re-accept it each year through a vote of approval.
(4) The Council shall conduct all campus-wide
(5) A member may be dropped from the Coun-
cil for the following reasons :
a) Four unexcused absences per semester.
b) Failure to meet the scholastic require-
ments for membership in the class which he represents,
if he is a class representative (applies inostly to carry-
c) Inability to carry on Council duties be-
cause of physical incapacity, illness, etc.
d) Conduct unbecoming to a Council member.
(6) Any other duties so designated to the Council.
ARTICLE V— The Student-Faculty Senate
Section 1. Membership:
a. The Student-Faculty Senate shall be com-
(1) Eight members of the Student Council,
which shall include :
a) Student Council President
b) MSO Chairman
c) WSGA Chairman
d) Social Chairman of Student Body
e) Four other Council representatives.
(2) Eight Faculty members.
(3) The President of the College.
Section 2. Election:
a. Four Council representatives, one from the
six Council carry-overs of the preceding year, shall be
elected by the Council from their number at the first
regular meeting of the fall semester. The faculty mem-
bers shall be appointed by the President at the first
regular meeting of the semester. The Faculty members
shall be members of the Executive Council of the
b. The President of the College shall serve as
chairman of the Senate; the Senate shall elect a vice-
chairman and a secretary. The vice-chairman shall
serve in the absence of the chairman, retaining his
power to vote.
Section 3. Meetings :
a. The senate meets at regular times as it may
decide, but at least twice a month after its election.
Section 4. Quorum :
a. A quorum for the transaction of all business
shall consist of at least five students and five faculty
Section 5. Duties:
a. It shall be the privilege of the Senate to
(1) Consider all matters pertaining to the
good of the College and of the Student Body, and
(2) Recommend from time to time for con-
sideration by the Executive Council of the Faculty and
the Student Council such regulations and such changes
as may be deemed wise and necessary.
ARTICLE VI— The Social Board
Section 1. P.urpose:
a. The purpose of the Social Board shall be to
provide an organizational structure through which an
adequate and varied social program may be provided
to the student body of Maryville College.
Section 2. Membership and Meetings:
a. The Social Board shall consist of the follow-
(1) Social Chairman of the Student Body
(Chairman of Social Board)
(2) President of the Student Council
13) YMCA President
(4) CWCA President
(5) Two students
(6) Dean of Women
(7) Dean of Students
(8) Social Center Director
(9) Inter-Club Council Chairman
(10) Two Faculty members.
b. The Social Board shall meet monthly or when
call by the Chairman.
Section 3. Organization:
a. The officers of the Social Board shall be a
chairman, vice-chairman, secretary, and treasurer.
b. Elections to the Social Board shall be as
(1) The Chairman shall be elected by the
Student Body from the junior or senior class at the
Spring Elections as provided for in Article VIII.
(2) The Vice-chairman, Secretary, and
Treasurer shall be elected from the Social Board.
(3) Two students shall be selected by the
Student Council President.
(4) Two faculty members shall be appointed
by the President of the College.
(5) The following shall become ex-officio
members of the Social Board upon taking office:
a) Director of Social Center
b) YMCA President
c) YWCA President
d) President of Student Council
e) Inter-Club Council Chairman
f) Dean of Women
g) Dean of Students.
c. The duties of the Social Board shall be as
(1) It shall be the duty of the Chairman to
a) Preside at meetings,
b) Maintain a social activities calendar
on which all student activities must be recorded,
c) Clear dates for all student activities
through the Faculty Committee on Scheduling Activities.
d) Present to Social Board at the first
meeting of each semester a tentative schedule of
activities planned for the ensiiing semester.
e) Represent Social Committee on Stu-
dent Council and Social Board,
f) Act as ex-officio member of all sub-
g) Act as ex-officio member of Inter-
(2) It shall be the duty of the Vice-Chair-
man to serve in the absence of the Chairman.
(3) It shall be the duty of the Secretary to
a) Keep minutes of the Social Board
b) Keep an accurate record of all student
activities during the year.
(4) It shall be the duty of the Treasurer to
a) Work out a tentative budget covering
the activities planned for the ensuing semester before
the beginning of the semester or as soon as the activities
b) Keep accurate records of income and
c) Supply the Social Board with a written
financial statement at the end of each semester.
(5) It shall be the duty of the Social Board to
a) Establish and maintain general policies
governing the Student Center,
b) Adopt such regulations as may be neces-
sary for the proper use of the Student Center and its
c) Select the Director and such students as
may be einployed in the Student Center,
d) Establish and maintain general policies
governing the total student social program,
e) Supplement through the Social Committee
a program which will give balance to the yearly social
f) Regulate the general social program be-
tween 6:30 and 7:15 each evening except Saturday and
(6) All action of the Social Board is subject
to the approval of the Executive Council of the Faculty
and the Student Council.
Section 4. Sub-Committees:
a. A sub-committee may be created or abolished
by two-thirds vote of the entire Social Board.
b. Sub-committees are appointed by the Chair-
man of the Social Board with the approval of two-thirds
of its members.
c. Each Chairman of a sub-committee shall
present to the Executive Committee of the Social board
a written monthly report including any necessary
d. Each sub-committee shall be responsible for
the performance of a defined function as stated by the
Social Board from time to time, except that a sub-
coinmittee shall be assigned for the entire semester to
the providing of social programs for the student body
e^-ch Saturday evening when there is no other scheduled
e. Sub-committees shall schedule all activities
through the Social Board.
Section 5. Dancing:
a. The Social Board shall be responsible for
establishing and maintaining rules and regulations con-
cerning all dancmg subject to the approval of the Execu-
tive Council of the Faculty and the Student Council.
ARTICLE VII— The Inter-Club Council
Section 1. Purpose:
a. It shall be the purpose of the Inter-Club Coun-
cil to provide an organizational structure through which
the activities of all clubs and organizations of Maryville
Colege which are not aready represented on Student
Council may be coordinated, and through which they
may have representation on the Student Council.
Section 2. Membership and Meetings:
a. The president of any recognized club or or-
ganization, except those which are already represented
on Student Council, shall be automatically a member
of the Inter-Club Council. The Social Board Chairman
shall be an ex-officio member of the Inter-Club Council.
b. The Inter-Club Council shall meet once a
month or when called by the Chairman upon
(1) Majority vote of Executive Committee, or
(2) Petition of five members of the Inter-
c. The time and place of the meetings shall be
determined by its members.
Section 3. Organization:
a. The Executive Comittee of the Inter-Club
Council shall consist of the Chairman, Vice-Chairman,
b. The election of the officers shall take place
not later than the second week of the first semester
of each school year and shall be conducted by the
Student Council. The Chairman shall serve the entire
c. The duties of the officers shall be as follows:
(1) The Chairman shall
a) Preside at meetings,
b) Appoint committees,
c) Act as ex-officio member of all com-
d) Serve as Council's representative on
Student Council, and
e) Serve as Council's representative on
(2) The Vice-Chairman shall serve in the
absence of the Chairman.
(3) The Secretary shall
a) Keep minutes of the meetings,
b) Keep accurate files of copies of all
constitutions of clubs and organizations with their mem-
c) Work in cooperation with the Execu-
tive Committee on Student Business Management,
d) Keep a file of the financial reports
of all clubs and organizations which should include :
1) Amount of money on hand,
2) Where money is banked,
3) Who is authorized to sign checks
4) Amount of dues,
5) How often dues are collected,
fi) What other sources of income are, and
7) Changes in authorization for check-
(1) It shall be the duty of the Inter-Club Council
a) Entertain any and all recommendations
of the various clubs and organizations on the campus
for improving and unifying the many social activities,
b) Give these clubs and organizations proper
representation through a chairman to the Student Coun-
c) Act as an agent through which all ap-
plications from student groups for the formation of new
clubs or organizations shall be channeled.
ARTICLE VIII— Committees
Section 1. The Elections Committee:
a. The Elections Committee shall be composed
of nine members of the Student Council, three seniors,
two juniors, two sophomores, and two freshmen, to be
appointed by the President of the Council. Among
these shall be the Vice-President of the Council, who
shall serve as chairman, and the four class officers.
b. It shall be the duty of the Elections Com-
(1) Conduct the annual elections each spring
at such time and place as shall be specified by the
(2) Prepare mimeographed ballots for these
(3) Post lists of nominations for class officers
and representatives and officers and members of the
Executive Board of the Athletic Association for the
ensuing year, as certified to the committee by the class
presidents and the president of the Athletic Association,
and also the nominations as specified in paragraph "e"
of this section;
(4) See that at all times during the voting
hours there are at least two members of the Student
Council on duty at the voting place;
(5) Have authorized lists of all members of
the voting classes;
(6) Maintain proper conditions for secreting
(7) See that no votes are cast other than
by registered students upon the proper ballots;
(8) Keep an accurate record of those voting;
(9) Have announced in Chapel at least five
days before the election the date, hours, and places of
(10) Have this information and lists of all
nominees published in the Highland Echo immediately
preceding the election;
(11) Count all votes and certify the results
to the Council; and
(12) Conduct other general student elections
when directed by the Council upon requests to do so by
groups sponsoring such activities.
c. Nominations for the various class officers and
representatives shall be made at meetings of the re-
spective classes at least one week before the annual
elections, notice of each class meeting having been
given by announcement in Chapel and by publication in
the Highland Echo at least three days in advance of
said meeting. Two nominees for each position shall be
selected and shall be certified to the Elections Com-
mittee by the class presidents.
d. Officers and members of the Executive Board
of the Athletic Association, having been nominated at
a meeting of the Student Body and Faculty as provided
in the by-laws of the Association, shall be elected in
accordance with paragraph "b" of this section.
e. The President of the Student Council shall be
a rising senior; the Vice-President shall be a rising
junior or senior; the Social Chairman shall be a rising
junior or senior. These officers shall be chosen by the
following procedure :
(1) Nomination shall be by a petition bear-
ing the signatures of forty students, and the signature
of the nominee signifying his acknowledgxnent of nomi-
nation and his willingness to serve if elected. No per-
son may run for two offices. Petition blanks may be
obtained from the Elections Committee after March
15 and must be filed with the chairman of the Elections
Committee by midnight of the first Monday in April.
There shall be no duplication of signatures on petitions
for the same office.
(2) The election shall be held during the
second full week of April. A majority of votes shall
be necessary for election. If no candidate receives a
majority of votes, there shall be a run-off involving the
least number of those candidates receiving the highest
votes and whose total votes are a majority of all votes
cast. The run-off shall be held in the week following
the first election.
f. The nominations and those entitled to vote
are as follows :
(1) The Faculty
a) Officers and members of the Execu-
tive Board of the Athletic Association.
(2) The Senior Class
a) Officers and mem.bers of the Execu-
tive Board of the Athletic Association
b) Senior class officers
c) Council representatives
d) Nominations provided in paragraph
"e" of this section.
(3) The Junior Class
a) Officers and members of the Execu-
tive Board of the Athletic Association
b) Senior class officers
c) Council representatives
d) Nominations provided in paragraph
"e" of this section.
(4) The Sophomore Class
a) Officers and members of the Execu-
tive Board of the Athletic Association
b) Junior class officers
c) Council representatives
d) Editor and business manager of the
e) Nominations provided in paragraph
"e" of this section.
(5) The Freshman Class
a) Officers and members of the Execu-
tive Board of the Athletic Association
b) Sophomore class officers
c) Council representatives
d) Nominations provided in paragraph
"e" of this setcion,
g. All election activities shall be at the discre-
tion of the Elections Committee, which will also control
Section 2. The Finance Committee
a. The Finance Committee shall be composed
of the Treasurer of the Council, who shall serve as
chairman, and two other Council members to be ap-
pointed by the President. The Committee shall be
responsible for the collection of all funds for Council
purposes and shall be permitted to make assessments
upon the classes as approved by the Council.
Section 3. The Student Publications Committee
a. The Student Publications Committee shall be
composed of three members of the Council, appointed
by the President, and the editor of the Highland Echo.
b. The Committee shall serve as part of the
Highland Echo committee as provided in the Highland
Echo regulations and shall carry out such duties as
prescribed by said regulations.
c. The Committee shall appoint, with the ap-
proval of the Council, a student who will be responsible
for publicizing the activities of the Council. The Com-
mittee may also convey to the publication staffs such
additional information as the Council may direct.
Section 4. The Steering Committee.
a. The Steering Committee shall be composed
of six members of the Council and the President, who
shall act as chairman. The Steering Committee shall
be responsible for the outlining of the year's program
and for the agenda of such Council meetings.
b. The Steering Committee shall review the
Student Body Constitution each year with a view toward
coordinating it with the existing campus life.
Section 5. The Committee on Student Programs
a. The Committee on Student Programs shall
be composed of three members, appointed by the Presi-
dent of the Council. This committe shall work in con-
junction with the Faculty Committee on Student Pro-
ARTICLE IX— Class Organization
Section 1. Officers and Duties
a. The officers of each class shall be a presi-
dent, vice-president, secretary, and treasurer.
b. The duties of the president shall be:
(1) To serve as ex-officio member of the
(2) To appoint committees, the selection ot
which is not otherwise provided for in this Constitution,
(3) To serve as ex-officio member of all
(4) To call class meetings by the authority
of the class Executive Committee and to preside at such
meetings, and „ , „
(5) To serve as chairman of the Executive
Committee. . , ^ , „ ,
c. The duties of the vice-president shall be:
(1) To perform all the duties of the presi-
dent in the case of his absence or inability to serve, and
(2) To serve as a member of the Exectuive
Committee. , ,, ,
d. The duties of the secretary shall be:
(1) To keep the minutes of all class meet-
ings, , ,.
(2) To conduct class correspondence as di-
rected by the Executive Committee,
(3) To keep a written record of all class
(4) To serve as a member of the Executive
e. The duties of the treasurer shall be:
(1) To appoint, with the approval of the
president, a finance committee of which the treasurer
shall be chairman;
(2) To work with the committee in collecting
clsss dUGS '
(3) To deposit all money received on behalf
of the class from whatever source, in a bank account
which shall be maintained in the name of the class;
(4) To expend class funds only with the ap-
proval of the Executive Committee and upon written
order from the president;
(5) To keep a careful record of all the
receipts and expenditures in a book provided for that
purpose at the expense of the class;
(6) To make a report of all monies collected
and disbursed, whenever called upon for such a report
by the class president or by the Faculty Committee on
Student Business management; and
(7) To present all records and a final report
to the Faculty Committee on Student Business Manage-
ment at the close of the academic year in the spring
and to transfer the accoun and records when audited,
to his elected successor, except that in the senior class
the records shall be turned over to the Committee on
Studnt Business management.
Section 2. Committees
a. Each class shall have an executive committee,
a social committee, a publicity committee, a finance
committee, and such other committees as may be
b. The executive committee shall consist of the
officers of the class and shall be responsible for :
(1) Planning the agenda for all class meet-
(2) Encouraging the observance of the pro-
visions of the Student Body Constitution and all the
regulations for the direction of student life, and
(3) Supervising the activities of all other
c. The social committee shall be responsible
for planning and supervising the social activities of
d. The publicity committee shall publicize all
activities of the class as the executive committee may
e. The finance committee shall recommend the
amount of dues to be collected and shall be responsible
for its collection.
Section 3. Special Elections
a. Special elections shall be held in meetings
called for that purpose by the class president with the
approval of the Executive Committee. Such elections
(1) The election of class sponsors;
(2) The election of a May Queen by the
senior class and attendants by the other classes;
(3) The election of Student Council repre-
sentatives and class officers to fill vacancies; and
(4) Any other elections ont provided for in
the regular spring elections.
b. Special elections shall be called and con-
ducted as follows:
(1) Each election shall be announced in
Chapel at least four days in advance and on the day
of the election.
(2) In election meetings, nominations for
each position shall be made from the floor. A primary
election shall then be conducted, the voting to be by
show of hands or in such other way as the class may
decide. The Executive Committee shall count the votes
cast for the individual nominees as well as the total
number of people voting. The two persons receiving
the highest number of votes for each position in the
primary shall be voted for by ballot in the final election
to be held in the same or at an adjourned meeting.
(3) The Elections Committee of the Student
Council shall be responsible for counting the votes cast
in the final election and for having those elected certi-
fied by the president of the class.
(4) No quorum shall be required at these or
other duly called class meetings.
Section 4. Dues
a. Class dues shall be due and payable at the
opening of the spring and fall semesters, the amount
to be determined by the vote of each class previous
to the first day of registration. If no decision is made,
the amounts to be collected shall be as follows :
(1) For the freshman class, 25 cents each
(2) For the sophomore class, 50 cents each
(3) For the junior class, one dollar each
(4) For the senior class, one dollar each
Section 5. Eligibility
a. The class standing of individual students
shall be determined by the records of the Personnel
Office. No person may hold a class office or other
position of official responsibility unless his academic
standing qualifies him for membership in that class.
The editor and business manager of the Chilhowean,
elected in their sophomore year, shall serve for the time
required to publish the Chilhowan.
AITICLE X— Rules of Order
In matters of procedure not covered by this Con-
stitution, Robert's "Rules of Order" shall be followed.
ARTICLE XI— Amendments
Section 1. Procedure
a. Each proposed amendment shall be approved
by a two-thirds vote of the Student Council.
b. The proposed amendment shall be presented
to the Executive Council of the Faculty for approval.
c. If approved by the Executive Council of the
Faculty, the amendment shall then be published in the
Highland Echo one week prior to the date set for
presenting it to the student body, together with a notice
of the time and place of meeting.
d. If passed by a two-thirds vote of the student
body, the amendment shall become effective.
ARTICLE XII— Ratification
This Constitution shall become effective when ap-
proved by the Student Council and by the Executive
Council of the Faculty and passed by a two-thirds vote
of the student body.
BY-LAW NO. 1— Town Night
Special privileges are given to all members of the
student body to visit specified areas in the city of Mary-
ville on one night each week to be designated by the
Student Council. The plan, provisions and penalties are
the responsibility of and to be enforced by the Student
Council. (The Student Council is to vote on provisions
and signify their willingness to cooperate.)
BY-LAW NO. 2 — Homecoming Queen
The Queen shall reign over the football game
previous designated as Homecoming game.
Election: The Homecoming Queen shall be elected
from the senior class by the vote of the student body.
Attendants: She shall choose her own court con-
sisting of her escort and two attendants; they shall be
Crowning: The crowning will take place just before
the game on the football field. The football captain
shall crown the queen. After the crowning the court
will go to the box prepared for them in the stand by
the Pep Committee.
Howee-howee ! Chilhowee !
Maryville, Maryville, Tennessee!
Maryville, Maryville, Rah! Rah! Rah
Since 1946 the women students on campus
have carried important responsibilities through
their Women's Student Government Association.
Based upon a constitution worked out coopera-
tively by faculty and student representatives, the
Association has made splendid progress in devel-
oping high morale and effective management in
the women's dormitories.
WSGA makes the rules and enforces them
within the dormitories. Light cuts, care of equip-
ment and rooms, and student conduct come un-
der their rules. Cooperating with the dormitory
Heads, WSGA house chairmen and officers
handle student and dormitory problems.
Even at Maryville there are those girls who
do not always choose to dwell within the laws
made for them. Sometimes when a wrong is
done, it is best friend who inflicts the penalty
for breaking that rule upon best friend. This is
one of the hardest parts of a student government.
This year you are a part of WSGA, for the first
time if you are a freshman. It is almost an im-
possibility for it to exist without your help, so
work with your WSGA officers and remember
that they're just as human as you.
FROM YOUR WSGA PRESIDENT
It is time now for a new year: a new year of
learning and growing, a year of living together
as roommate and dormmates.
This may be a new experience for some of
you, and you will find it a valuable part of your
college life, while to others it will be an old story.
We will look to your cheerfulness and coopera-
tion for assisting us during the school year, and
particularly the first few weeks.
With all the other wonderful things you will
find on "The Hill" one of the most lasting will be
the friendships you make in the dormitory. This
is an advantage that dormitory has over non-
dormitory living. We hope you will take this
opportunity and use it wisely. Your house chair-
man will be happy to receive suggestions and
questions and will be glad to help you attain the
most benefit from dormitory and college life.
CONSTiTUTION OF THE WOMEN'S
STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION
OF MARYVILLE COLLEGE
With the approval of the Executive Council of the
Faculty and the President and upon the vote of the
women students residing in the donnitories of the
College, a Women's Student Government Association
has been formed and the following Constitution adopted
for its guidance. This grant of authority by the
Executive Council is conditional to acceptance and
enforcement by the students.
ARTICLE I— Name
Section 1. General: The name of this organization
shall be The Women's Student Government Association
of Maryville College.
Section 2. In the Individual Dormitories: The
branches of the organization in the various dormitories
shall be known as th Pearsons, etc., Section of the
Women's Student Governinent Association.
ARTICLE II— Purpose
The purpose of the organization sliall be to provide
a medium for self-government for the women of the
College in the various dormitories, within the limits
of this Constitution and the regulations of the College,
with a view to stim.ulating and maintaining standards
of Christian living at College by creating a sense of
responsibility to one another and to the College, and
by encouraging student participation in the adininistra-
tion of dormitory life.
ARTICLE III— Organization
Section 1. House Committee:
1. In each dormitory there shall be a House
Committee composed of a House Chairman, a Vice-Chair-
m.an, a Secretary-Treasurer, and a Floor Chairman,
elected by residents of the dormitory as hereinafter
2. The House Chairman shall be elected near
the end of the spring semester to serve during the
ensuing year; she shall be a inember of the incoming
or continuing class of higliest classification regularly
residing in that dormitory; all residents of that building,
and of other buildings, who are of such classification
that tliey norinally v/ill reside the ensuing year in the
buiding electing the officers shall be eligibe to vote;
in all dormitories any vacancy in the chairmanship
existing at the opening of College shall be filled at the
fall election time.
3. The Vice-chairman and Secretary-Treasurer
to serve during the fall semester shall be elected by-
each dormitory after the opening of College in the fall;
and for the spring semester, these shall be elected
near the close of the fall semester.
4. All elections shall be conducted by the Elec-
tions Committee of the Student Council under its regu-
lations. In each dormitory two nominations for each
office shall be submitted by a committee on nomina-
tions appointed by the House Chairman to a meeting
of all eligible voters at least one week before the date
set by the Elections Committee for the election. Addi-
tional nominations may be made from the floor and
shall be added to the ballot if approved by one-third
of those present at the meetings.
5. There shall be a regular house meeting for
cooperative planning one designated night the first week
after the opening of each semester and at least once
each month thereafter. The House Chairman shall
Section 2. Coordinating Committee:
1. There shall be a Coordinating Committee
composed of the Chairman of each House Committee
and two dormitory women mem_bers of the Student
Council, of whom one shall be a junior dormitory woman
and the other a freshman dormitory woman elected
by the dormitory women members of the Council from
2. Membership on the Coordinating Committee
shall be for the current College year.
3. The Chairman of the Senior House Committee
shall be Chairman of the Coordinating Committee.
Section 3. Student-Faculty Senate:
The Chairman of each House Committee shall
be a member of the Student-Faculty Senate.
Section 4. Student Council:
The Senior House Chairman shall be a meinber
of the Student Council.
Section 5. Fire Committee:
The emergency captain of each dormitory shall
be elected at the time of the fall elections to serve
the ensuing year.
ARTICLE IV — Dormitory Operation
Section 1. Duties of the House Committee:
1. The duties of the House Committee shall be:
a. To assume general responsibility for the
proper management of the dormitory at all times;
b. To enforce dormitory regulations as to
study hours, lights, and other matters;
c. To recommend or decide penalties for
infractions of dormitory rules;
d. To appoint monitors and other assistants;
e. To arrange the schedules of monitors and
f. To cooperate with the head of the dormi-
tory and other faculty representatives;
g. To participate in establishing rules as
hereinafter provided; and
h. To perform such other duties as may
appear to be its responsibility.
2. The Chairman of the House committee shall
make it her special responsibility to discuss with the
head of the dormitory matters under consideration at
the House Committee meetings.
Section 2. Monitors and Other Assistants:
Monitors and other assistants shall be appointed
by the House Committees in the various dormitories
for such periods and in such numbers as may be
approved by the Coordinating Committee.
Section 3. Duties of the Emergency Captain:
It shall be the duty of the Emergency Captain
to organize her dormitory for drills in accordance with
the regulations set up by the Campus Emergency Squad,
of which she shall be a member.
ARTICLE V— Establishing Rules
Section 1. The making of the rules of the College
and of the dormitories is delegated by the Directors
of the College to the Executive Council of the Faculty.
However, through approval of the Constitution and
other action the Executive Council at present grants
to student organizations certain participation in de-
termining what the rules shall be.
Section 2. The rules governing dormitory life shall
be reviewed at least once a year, preferably near the
close of the fall semester, by the House Committee
in each women's dormitory and by the Coordinating
Committee, and the recommendations submitted to the
Executive Council through the Dean of Students. One
or more of the House Committee Chairmen may go to
the Executive Council meeting with the Dean of Students
to assist in the presentation. Other house rules not
in conflict with the rules established by the faculty may
be m.ade froin time to time by each House Committee.
ARTICLE VI— Penalties
Section 1. In ordinary cases penalties for infraction
of dormitory regulations shall be decided and admin-
istered by the House Committee; but the Committee
may at its discretion refer cases to the Coordinating
Committee for advice or recommendation; the Co-
ordinating Com-mittee may refer the case back to the
House Committee or to the Dean of Students for faculty
Section 2. Penalties imposed by the House Com-
mittee shall be in the form of withdrawal of privileges
but other penalties may be recommended by the House
Committee to the Dean of Students for faculty con-
ARTICLE VII— Amendments
Amendments to this Constitution may be made when
approved by two-thirds vote of the women in each
dormitory and by the Executive Council of the Faculty
and the President. Proposed amendments shall be
posted in each women's dormitory at least one week
before a vote is taken.
Approved by Executive Council of Faculty Decem-
ber 13, 1945. Adopted by Women of the College on
January 21, 1946.
BY-LAW NO. 1— House Dues
House dues in the amount to be agreed upon by
the residents of the house at the beginning of each
semester shall be collected by the House Committee
for operating exepenses.
BY-LAW NO. 2 — Senior Privileges
The proposal is that senior women shall have several
privileges not possessed by underclass women. The
purpose is to give students, upon attaining the classifi-
cation of senior, open recognition of rank.
The provisions are as follows :
1. Each senior woman may have a second Town
Night each week with the same rules in effect as
stated in the Student Council Town Night proposal.
a. Monitors shall be on duty each night.
1) Monitor duty will be voluntary to a cer-
tain extent, after which it will arbitrarily be assigned
from an alphabetical list of senior women.
2) It will be necessary to have only one
monitor on duty each night if she has a date. Otherwise
a girl must be in a group of three girls. The assign-
ment sheet will be posted several days beforehand so
that the proper arrangements can be made.
3) On the nights when no girls sign out
before nine o'clock it will not be necessary for monitors
to be on duty. If a group of girls decides to go after
nine o'clock, one of the girls in the group will act
4) Those girls who do not wish to cooperate
in the monitor system will not receive the privileges.
5) It shall be the duty of monitors to report
to Executive Committee of WSGA all underclass women
taking privileges set aside for senior women, and all
senior women infringing upon provisions of senior
2. On the second Town Night (other than Tuesday)
dating in Knoxville will be permitted senior women
provided they report back to their dormitories by eight
thirty p. m. Groups of three or more women may have
the same privilege. Only bus transportation is ap-
3. Senior women shall also have the privilege of
dating on Sunday afternoon from three o'clock until
the supper hour. They shall be allowed to date on
campus, walk in the residential section of the city,
and sign up for parlor dates. Groups of couples may
walk in the College Woods or around the seven-mile
It shall be the duty of the Executive Committee
of WSGA to impose or recommend the following penal-
A. Infringments by senior women of any of the
above provisions will result in suspension of all senior
privileges for four months.
B. Any underclass women taking privileges without
permission set aside for senior women shall be reported
by senior women to whom privileges are allowed.
1. Underclass women in town on any night except
Tuesday night without special permission from the
Dean of Women or the house mother shall forfeit the
Tuesday Town Night privilege for four months of the
2. The infraction by underclass women of the senior
privileges of dating in Knoxville, unless authorized to
be there, and Sunday afternoon dating shall result in
a suspension of their Tuesday Town Night for four
months of the school year.
3. It shall be the duty of the Executive Committee
of WSGA to withdraw any or all privileges of a student
who does not live up to the general standards or prin-
ciples or whose conduct is unseemly.
M-a-r-y-v-i-1-l-e ! ( slow )
M-a-r-y-v-i-1-l-e ! (slightly faster)
M-a-r-y-v-i-1-l-e ! (very fast, and louder)
Yea — Maryville !
MEN'S STUDENT ORGANIZATION
Relatively new in the College organizational
system is the Men's Student Organization. In
1948 MSO was planned and formed for the
main purpose of representing all college men in
Student Council and Student-Faculty Senate.
Since then this growing organization is assum-
ing more and more duties of importance to
student men. In addition to representation it
plays an important role in responsibilities con-
cerning new students and the management of
the men's dormitories.
All men students automatically become mem-
bers of MSO upon entering Maryville College.
True representation cf campus m.en cannot be
possible unless all men join in with the best
spirit of the program.
FROM YOUR MSO CHAIRMAN
Two years ago the fellows of Maryville College
decided that their group was not adequately rep-
resented in the student government and organ-
ized themselves into the Men's Student Organi-
zation of Maryville College. Since that time
representatives of the men students in the dorm-
itory, temporarily off-campus, and town resi-
dents, have presented the point of view of our
group on Student Council, in the Student-Faculty
Senate, and in other phases of the student gov-
You new fellows will want to become ac-
quainted with your representative of MSO; it's
his job to uphold your interests in student body
affairs, as stated in our constitution.
Though fairly recent in organization, MSO has
tried to plan fairly and adequately for the men
students; in the coming year we'd like to see
more of our plans come into action. That can
only come through your help, your backing,
and your ideas.
Best of opportunities in the coming year!
CONSTITUTION OF THE MEN'S STUDENT
ORGANIZATION OF MARYVILLE
We, the men of Maryville College, realizing the need
for an organization which can represent all men of the
Collge, do establish this Constitution.
ARTICLE I— Name
The name of this organization shall be the Men's
Student Organization of Maryville College.
ARTICLE II— Purpose
The purpose shall be to provide an organizational
structure which can fairly and adequately represent
the points of view and interests, and execute the will
of the majority of the men of the College in accordance
with the provisions of this Constitution.
ARTICLE III— Membership and Meetings
Section 1. All men students of Maryville College
shall be members of the Men's Student Organization.
Section 2. Meetings of the Men's Student Organiza-
tion shall be called by the Chairman of the Coordinating
a. Upon the majority vote of the Coordinating
b. Upon a petition properly signed by twenty-
five members, and
c. At any other time specified in this Con-
Section 3. The time, place and purpose of any
Men's Student Organization ineeting must be announced
in chapel at least twice, or published in The Highland
Echo at least one week before the set date for fhat
ARTICLE IV — Coordinating Council
Section 1. The general administrative functions of
the Men's Student Organization shall be centered in a
group of nine men elected in the manner hereinafter
designated, to be known as the Coordinating Council.
Section 2. Object:
a. To furnish a responsible gi'oup of men who
will represent accurately the points of view and interest
of all College men.
b. To serve as a body by which proposals arising
from the men may be heard, developed, and, if deemed
necessary, presented to the Student Council, or to the
Section 3. Organization:
a. The Coordinating Council shall consist of
nine members who shall be apportioned among the
following three groups according to the percentage of
the whole Men's Student Organization made up by
each group :
1) On campus,
2) Off-campus transient,
3) Off-campus permanent.
The nine men shall be elected by the Men's Student
Organization, the elections being conducted by the
Student Body Elections Committee. There shall be a
minimum of one representative from any single group.
b. At the time of the general spring elections,
three of the returning Coordinating Council members
who poll the highest number of votes shall be reelected
for the following year by the Men's Student Organization.
c. The six vacancies shall be filled as designated
in a. of this section within three weeks after the opening
of the fall semester.
d. Any vacancy occurring during the year siiall
be filled by a general election.
e. Coordinating Council officers :
1) At the annual student election in the
spring, the man receiving the highest number of votes
of the three men reelected shall be Chairman of the
Coordinating Council for the following yaer.
2) The officers of the Coordinating Council
shall serve respectively as officers of the Men's Student
Organization, the Vice-Chairman and Secretary-Treas-
urer being elected by the Coordinating Council one week
after its formation in the fall semester.
3) The man elected Chairman of the Co-
ordinating Council automatically becomes a member
of the Student Council and the Student-Faculty Senate
for the term of his office.
4) In case any elected officer is unable to
serve, his vacancy shall be filled by the Coordinating
Section 4. Duties :
a. To meet at regular intervals as it may decide,
but at least once a month from September to May;
special meetings may be held at the call of the Chair-
man. A quorum shall consist of seven members.
b. To assure conscientious attendance of mem-
bers at Coordinating Council meetings.
c. To appoint committees to carry out its func-
d. To make a report of the activities of the
Coordinating Council at each regular meeting of the
Men's Student Organization.
e. For the representatives of each group (Article
V, Section 3, a.) to keep in close contact with the
group they represent.
ARTICLE V — Amendments
This constitution may be amended as follows:
a. Each proposed amendment shall be approved
by a two-thirds vote of the Coordinating Coimcil.
b. The proposed amendment shall be presented
to the Student Coimcil and to the Executive Coimcil
of the Faculty for approval.
c. If approved by the Student Council and the
Executive Council of the Faculty, the amendment shall
then be published in The Highland Echo one week prior
to the date set for presenting it to the Men's Student
Organization, together with a notice of the time and
place of meeting.
d. If passed by a two-thirds vote of the Men's
Student Organization, the amendment shall become
ARTICLE VI— Ratification
Section 1. This Constitution shall become effective
when approved by the Coordinating Council, the Student
Council, and the Executive Council of the Faculty and
passed by a two-thirds vote of the Men's Student Or-
Section 2. This Constitution shall be presented to
the Men's Student Organization for ratification within
fifteen days after the opening of each fall semester.
BY-LAW NO. 1
The Men's Student Organization by a two-thirds
vote at any meeting can rescind any action of the
BY-LAW NO. 2
The manner of voting in Men's Student Organization
meetings shall be
a. By a majority vote in elections;
b. By a two-thirds vote in amendments.
OLD FIGHT YELL
Fight, Scots, Fight!
Fight, Scots, Fight!
Fight, Scots, Fight, Scots,
Yea, Scots, Fight!
Y IS FOR CHRISTIANITY
YMCA and YWCA as they stand here are two
groups of letters — all of equal importance; but
the theme of this year's Y program is "get the
center right." Now, let's change the letters with
emphis on the center — ymCa and ywCa. Al-
though the organi-
zations are separate
they both stand for
the sam.e thing —
leadership and fel-
Each Sunday af-
terncon shortly after
lunch the Y's meet,
ly and sometimes
jointly, for a brief
worship s e r V ic e
through many dif-
ferent mediums planned by the worship com-
The Y's are two of the most important organ-
izations on campus. Each year they sponsor
various all-campus programs separately and
combine to furnish you with the M Book and
the "Y" Store.
The Y kitchen is a place where you can go
and prepare food for a party you are having in
the YW rooms or you can go when you get a
sudden longing to smell cookies or a cake baking
in an oven.
Although you're already a member of Y, you
will be given an opportunity to become an active
mem-ber. The Y's urge you to take that pledge
and join them in "getting the center right" this
YWCA OFFICERS AND CABINET
President Dot Holverson
Vice-President Mary Watt
Secretary Janet Cummings
Treasurer - Mary Wills
Nu Gamma Chairman Judy Breen
Barnwarming Sarah Durant
Devotions Alita Bryant
House Elaine Smith
M Book Ruth Davis
Missions Marian McBride
Martha Joy Parker
Orphanage Margaret Anne Brown
Pi Gamma Tommie Mynatt
Publicity Anne Gates
Radio Ann Jenkins
Social . Betty Jo Smith
Worship Mary Holly Webb
FROM YOUR YWCA PRESIDENT
It's so good to have j^ou with us at Maryville.
We sincerely hope you will grow to love the
College and its traditions as much as we do.
Among the organizations which impress you
first when you arrive is the YWCA. We feel
its program is the most far-reaching on the
campus. Through mission work, Barnwarming,
parties, hikes, and Sunday afternoon programs,
YW seems able to help everyone "Get the Center
This will be a good year in YW, but it will be
very good if you will help us and let us help
YMCA OFFICERS AND CABINET
President Bill Chalker
Vice-President Henry Callaway
Secretary Jim Lester
Treasurer Jack Buckley
Athletics Joe McNeill
Community Paul McNeill
Devotions and Discussions George Ogle
Fellowship Webster Fue
Inter-Racial and Missions John Shew
M Book Jim Dance
Maintenance Jim McKee
Publicity Wallace Moore
Radio Bill Stan
Worship Ray Holsey
Y Store Bob Larson
FROM YOUR YMCA PRESIDENT
The YMCA takes pleasure in welcoming you
to Maryville College. We stand ready to serve
you in any way we can to help make your stay
on the Hill a happy and prosperous one.
The purpose of the Y is to minister to the
needs of body, mind, and spirit of young men.
Such an organization plays a vital part on a
college campus where many men are for the first
time living away from their homes and churches.
Therefore, when we plan our work for the year,
we try to make a place in Y for every man. If
you would like to help in leading the service at
prayer meeting, the Devotion and Discussion
committee would like to see you. On the other
hand, if your talents lie in the field of athletics,
there is a place for you on one or more of
our intramural teams. (Incidentally, last year
the Y won two championships in intramurals.)
Very shortly after school opens in the fall,
the old members officially welcome the new
men on the campus at the watermelon pow-wow.
Then later in the semester we go on the annual
hike in the Great Smoky Mountains National
Park, so be sure to bring your mountain climb-
ing shoes to Maryville with you.
We earnestly look forward to your arrival and
hope to welcome you all into membership in the
While Maryville College puts its major em-
phasis, naturally enough, on scholastic standing,
you'll want to be active in a few extra-curricular
fields too. We warn you — you'll be tempted to
join all the fascinating clubs and organizations
the campus boasts. But book learning comes
first; better still, find a happy balance between
grades and activities. You'll find enough of both
to satisfy you; and, while our hospital is cool
and comfortable, it isn't run as a rest home for
exhausted activity hounds.
We hope you'll find activities that will make
the most of your time and interests. Efforts and
enthusiasm wear better and are more appreciated
when they're concentrated. If you budget your
time wisely, you'll have not only good grades
but also an important place in campus life.
Alpha Gamma Sigma
Alpha Gamma Sigma is Maryville's honor
society similar to Phi Beta Kappa in scholarship
standards. Ten percent of graduating seniors
may be admitted to this organization provided
that the members have a grade point ratio of 6.5
which is somewhat more than a B average.
Pi Kappa Delta
Speech arts organization of Maryville is Pi
Kappa Delta, representing Tennessee Alpha
Chapter of National Honorary Forensic Fratern-
ity. Its purpose is to stimulate interest in inter-
collegiate oratory, debate, and public speaking.
Deserving members of this organization are
awarded various degrees of merit according to
rank and achievement. Each year the debate
squads, varsity and freshmen, attain high po-
sitions in national and local tournaments.
Sigma Delta Psi
Sigma Delta Psi is an athletic society in which
membership is attained by the successful com-
pletion of various athletic tests in the presence
of a responsible committee.
Theta Alpha Phi
Student dramatists upon achieving member-
ship requirements may belong to Maryville's
Tennessee chapter of the national honorary dra-
matic fraternity, Theta Alpha Phi. Members of
this organization take a leading part in dramatic
activities on campus.
Pi Gamma is a YW sponsored organization for
women town students through which town and
dormitory students meet and become better ac-
quainted with each other. Many luncheons are
given throughout the year, and you'll probably
be invited to at least one of them if you're a
Student Vols is part of a national movement
for students to promote interest in missionary
work and the mission fields. Regular meetings
are held each Sunday night after Vespers, usu-
ally in Bartlett auditorium. Interesting programs
concerning various phases of missions are
planned for the meetings, and whenever possible,
missionaries are invited to speak to the group.
If you are vitally interested in local Christian
mission service, you'll want to join Parish Pro-
ject. This organization is sponsored and sup-
ported jointly by the Board of National Missions,
the Board of Christian Education, Maryville Col-
lege, and New Providence Presbyterian Church.
Students who apply and are accepted perform
such duties as Sunday School teaching and ad-
ministration, teaching weekday Bible classes in a
selected group of public schools, supervising
young people's societies, and leading character
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conducted as a class,
and college credit is
given to those who
complete the semes-
ter's work satisfac-
rVffn <;^ Association
Cy^^ <% Organized in 1900
\/ for students plan-
ning to become min-
isters and for those interested in other phases of
Christian ministry, the Ministerial Association
has become one of the most vital and active
religious groups on campus. This organization
sponsors prayer meetings on campus, preaching
and pastoral work in the county jail, and many
other services, including work at local missions
and rural churches.
Literary interest and achievemxent are the
basis for membership in Writer's Workshop.
Members are elected from the junior and senior
classes. Each member writes and presents to
the group two papers each year for criticism and
in turn serves as literary critic.
Varied activities and friendships highlight the
program of Bainonian Society. Soon after school
starts Bainonian joins with her brother society
Athenian to present a Rush Week program;
Freshman "rushees" get green and white beanies
and membership in a Greek-letter chapter of
this friendly society. Weekly meetings through
the year are held in Bainonian Hall.
Organized in 1894, Theta Epsilon Society has
played an active part in campus life. Through its
Kush Week program, which is presented in co-
operation with Alpha Sigma, its brother society,
and its weekly meetings during the year, it
stresses good times and lasting friendships
among its members and among those of the
Fun, fellowship, and activity in the College's
intramural sports program are offered men of
the College by Alpha Sigma Society, founded in
1884. In addition to joining with its sister society
Theta Epsilon for a yearly Rush Week program.
Alpha Sigma conducts regular weekly meetings.
Lasting friendships are made in Athenian
Society, oldest society on the campus. College
men appreciate a society that brings them a
varied and interesting social program and also
active participation in the College's intramural
athletics program. Athenian joins Bainonian, its
sister society, in its annual Rush Week program.
and holds weekly meetings in Bartlett Hall.
International Relations Club
Well-informed speakers, forums, discussion
groups, and movies highlight the semi-monthly
meetings of International Relations Club on the
campus. Affiliated internationally through the
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace,
the College club and its hundreds of brother
clubs seek to interest college students in current
affairs and international problems which must
be solved to secure peaceful civilization. To en-
gage in the transaction of club business and be
eligible for its officer ship one must join at the
beginning of the semester, but all MCers are
urged to attend and participate in the discussions
For all those College men and women prepar-
ing for medical careers — and that includes nurs-
ing and medical technology — the Pre-Med Club
offers interesting programs and a chance to dis-
cuss both with other students in your field and
also with professional medical people the prob-
lems and practices of medical vocations. Its
meetings feature informal lectures by doctors
and nurses, movies of medical information, and
tours of local hospitals.
If you're planning to go further than freshman
French, you may well look forward to member-
ship in the French Club. Composed of thirty
members who are taking advanced French and
also qualify by scholarship and interest, this club
features semi-monthly programs of French songs,
games, movies and plays, and holds an annual
social affair. The French Club offers educational
and recreational opportunities for you if you're
The German Club accepts as members all Col-
lege men and women who are interested in Ger-
man culture, regardless of whether or not they
are German students. In regular meetings twice
a month the club presents interesting programs
to stimulate interest and arouse participation in
different phases of German culture.
Entertaining but informative programs with
a Spanish theme are presented twice monthly
by the Spanish Club. Not only the language but
also the customs and culture of Spanish-speak-
ing countries come in for discussion and comment
by club members, who are elected from members
of the Spanish classes. Club plans include the
annual outdoor picnic and the Christmas party-
featuring the Spanish pinata.
Girls, if you're sports minded and athletically
inclined, you can win membership in the "M"
Club by earning 400 or more points in the Point
System. The Point System leads to both good
sportsmanship and "M" Club m-embership. Be-
sides their two-hour-a-week Point System par-
ticipation, club members meet monthly for busi-
ness discussions and hike annually for a week-
end in the Smokies.
If you're artistically minded, membership is
open for you in the Art Club. Sketching parties,
trips to various arts exhibits, movies, and lectures
by professionals in the field of art are highlighted
in its programs. Various exhibits which come to
the College for display in Lamar Library are
also arranged by this small but active club.
"Hold that pose — got you!" And you're snapped
by an enthusiastic member of the Camera Club.
Besides its meetings to discuss photography as
a hobby and a profession, the club has its own
darkroom in Bartlett Hall which its members
may use. Organized in 1946, the club continues
to grow and to develop its members' abilities.
In 1936 a group of lovers of good music organ-
ized the Disc Club to encourage music apprecia-
tion on the Hill. Well-planned half-hour pro-
grams of music, accompanied by appropriate
comments by an interested student or faculty
member, are presented twice monthly after the
evening meal. There are no officers, no dues —
if you like good music you'll want to become
acquainted with the Disc Club.
This exclusive girls' club wouldn't even tell
your editors what their secret initials mean!
Originally formed for hiking purposes, this club
now has more varied activities but has retained
its eight-member limit.
The High Society is one of the newest clubs
on campus. Reciuirements for membership are
that one be female and five feet seven inches
tall— or taller. At weekly meetings the club
learns ballet, pantomine, and choreography. The
High Society appears in various campus shows;
last year it presented outstanding performances
in a Barnwarming sequence and in a "dream"
dance number in the May Day Pageant.
Future Teachers of America
Newest club on the Hill is the Jasper Converse
Barnes Chapter of the Future Teachers of Amer-
ica. If you're planning to teach, you're eligible
for membership in this affiliate of the National
Education Association. Monthly programs center
around movies, discussions, and items of interest
to future educational workers.
N IS FOR NEWS
Mary ville offers several opportunities for those
interested in writing to do some really creative
work. The newspaper, annual, and "M" Book
give chances to feature writers, sports writers,
artists, and those interested in other phases of
The Highland Echo is the weekly College
newspaper. The staff is made up of members
from, all the classes, with the Editor and Business
Manager coming from the senior class. Students
may join the Echo staff by competitive writing.
The Echo keeps the students well informed of
College affairs as well as a bit of the world
The Chiihowean is the annual year-book which
is published by members of the junior class. It
gives a pictorial coverage of the year's happen-
ings as well as pictures of nearly all the students
grouped by classes. The editor, business man-
ager, and their staffs work many long hours on
this publication, and the results are never dis-
The Alumni Magazine sends news of the Col-
lege and alumni to former students of the Col-
lege. It is published quarterly by the Alumni
The "M" Book is this little tome you are now
reading. It is published every year by the
YMCA and YWCA and is the official College
handbook. Its purpose is to let the student know
what the score is concerning College rules and
regulations, customis, and activities.
D IS FOR DRAMA
One of the departments most seriously affected
by the loss of our Chapel in the big fire two years
ago has been the Dramatics Department. Cos-
tumes, scenery — net to mention that big, beauti-
ful stage! — went up in smoke, and productions
since then have had to start from scratch — and a
meager scratch, at that.
This year three major plays will be presented
under a new plan which has not yet been com-
pleted in time for publication. Formerly pro-
duced by Societies, this year the casts and crewb
of the three-acters will be open to all try-outs
frcm the student body. Plays will be presented
this year in Alumni Gym. Former MC stage hits
have been "Dear Ruth," "Papa Is All," "The
Merchant of Venice," and "Wuthering Heights."
Besides the three-acters. Experimental Theatre
puts on monthly one-act plays in groups of two
on the stage in Bartlett Hall. "Stars are made,
not born," and the groundw^ork budding young
Barrymores get from Experimental Theatre paves
the way to future BIG rcles.
Saturday night programs under the auspices of
the Social Board v^/ill occasionally call for dra-
matic talent, too; last year saw a slightly short-
ened version of "HMS Pinafore," and of course
there's always May Day and Rush Week pro-
M IS FOR MUSIC
If you have any musical ability whatsoever,
be it singing, blowing a tuba, or playing a
kazoo, there is plenty of opportunity at Mary-
ville for you to develop those talents. The
musical program for the year begins with the
performance of the marching band at the foot-
ball games and ends with the choir's final
anthem on graduation day. Recitals are given
nearly every week by the music majors and any-
one may attend these.
Faculty recitals are presented from time to
time. Band and orchestra concerts are also given
at least once a year.
A Capella Choir
This group provides good training and real
pleasure for those who are interested in singing.
It is composed of about sixty members who inust
pass rigid try-cuts before they are accepted. The
group participates in the weekly Vesper services
and the daily Chapel programs as well as pre-
senting special programs in Maryville and sur-
All Girl Choir
This group is composed, oddly enough, entirely
of girls, who are admitted through try-outs each-
semester. The group, about fifty-six in number,
sometimes relieves the A Capella Choir at Ves-
per services and presents other programs in
Maryville and adjoining cities. In the spring.,
the girls join with the Men's Glee Club and
present one of the big campus programs of the
Men's Glee Club
After several years of inactivity, the Men's
Glee Club was reorganized two years ago and
has enjoyed considerable success. The member-
ship consists of about forty boys, but additional
members may come in via try-outs each semes-
ter. In the spring, the fellows and the All-Girl
Choir present a program called "Springtime
Serenade," consisting of popular and semi-class-
ical numlDers from well-known musicals, which
has become one of the highlights of the spring
Those students who enjoy playing a musical
instrument are urged to try out for the college
marching band. The band, numbering about
fifty pieces, plays for all the home football
games and takes one one-of-town trip with the
team. For sophomores, the marching practice
takes the place of the intramural requirement.
When football season is over, the marching band
reorganizes as a concert band. You don't have to
be in one to get in the other, although you would
be welcomed. The concert band gives an out-
door concert during the last few days before
For those who prefer their music a bit more
classical, the college orchestra has a place. Due
to the chapel fire, which destroyed many of
the instruments, the orchestra has been reor-
ganized only a few years. It has grown rapidly,
however, and is now back to its pre-fire standard.
The group, each year, accompanies the "Messiah"
and gives one or two concerts annually.
Tau Kappa Chi
Tau Kappa Chi is a musical organization for
the women of the College who are either music
majors or interested applied music students. Its
purpose is to promote student and community
interest in music. The aims are to raise the gen-
eral academic standard of the music department;
to provide a goal for all students interested in
music; and to promote thoroughly trained mu-
sicianship and further the understanding of all
types of music.
S IS FOR SPORTS
Every American boy has, at one time or an-
other, dreamed of being a star in some sport.
At Maryville, there is every chance of making
that dream a reality. Maryville is very active
in intercollegiate athletics and also maintains a
well organized intramural sports program for
those who wish to participate. For the girls,
there is a well-developed point system whereby
girls may earn a sweater with a "M" on it or
an "MC" monogram.
Maryville's Athletic Policy
Maryville stands for a well-rounded, Vv^ell-
developed college life. The College understands
that one must develop physically as well as
mentally and morally, and fcr that reason places
an emphasis on athletics of all kinds. Besides
being well represented in intercollegiate athletics,
the College also sponsors an intramural program
for men and a point system for girls.
Maryville does not buy her athletes. Those
w^ho come here do so v/ith the understanding
that places en the teams are earned by physical
abilities and acceptable scholarship; nothing else.
In addition, physical prowess alone doesn't
"make" a student at Maryville. Scholastic ability
and ''all-'roundness" count, too.
The Athletic Association is composed of the
entire study body and faculty of Maryville Col-
lege. Its purpose is to work i^ cooperation with
the Department of Athletics of the College for
the furtherance of desirable conditions in that
field. Each spring an Executive Board (com-
monly called the Athletic Board of Control) is
elected to act for the Association. This Board
is composed of a president, vice president, secre-
tary, and three boys, two girls, and two faculty
members as representatives. The Director of
Athletics is an ex-officio member of the Board.
The Board performs such functions as electing
managers for athletic teams, and making awards
to members and managers of these teams as well
as to cheerleaders and "point-system" girls.
You are urged to take part in the activities
of the Athletic Association whether or not your
interests are in that direction.
Athletics at Maryville have been taking great
strides forward since the war. Before the war,
Maryville was known throughout the South for
her strength in minor sports. Now, however, we
are enjoying a little more prestige in the field
of major sports than was formerly accorded us.
Excellent records in football, basketball, and
baseball have accounted for our major sport
recognition. Teams in cross-country, track,
swimming, and wrestling have all given a good
account of themselves. An undefeated tennis
team also adds greatly to our sporting laurels.
We hope to hold on to the laurels we have won
and to accumulate a few more in the coming
year. Let's all get behind our teams and sup-
port them, win or lose, because school spirit is
part of Maryville's athletic program too.
The intramural program gives Maryville men
and women a chance to participate in various
non-varsity sports for good fellowship, vigerous
competition, and physical fitness. Both men and
women have a similar system and organization,
each with a Director who will give full infor-
mation regarding each program. The fellows
participate in football, soccer, volleyball, basket-
ball, swimming, track, and softball. The girls
take part in soccer, volleyball, basketball, swim-
ming, tennis, and softball. The intramural pro-
gram includes the regular physical education
classes for sophomores, two hours each week of
participation being required. Although not re-
quired of juniors and seniors, many of the upper
classmen actively take part in the fun and rec-
reation which these sports provide.
As at most colleges, there are no longer inter-
collegiate contests for women at Maryville. For
them has been substituted the Point System.
Participation in the different sports qualifies a
girl for a given number of points. To those earn-
ing over 300 points awards are made at the end
of each year. Every girl must walk the seven-
mile loop twelve times a year, swim twice a
month, and spend an hour in exercise daily.
Those who play basketball, soccer, softball, or
volleyball earn 30 points for their team. Taking
part in swimming, track, tennis, hiking, or aerial
dart tournaments entitles a girl to 50 points.
Additional points are awarded for sportsmanship,
membership on the squad, managing a team, and
perfect attendance. The observance of health
rules gives a maximum of 25 points a semester.
High scholarship adds a percentage of the total.
Members of the "M" Club (those who have
earned at least 400 points) take a mountain hike
each spring, and enjoy other activities.
S IS FOR SONG
Where Chilhowee's lofty mountains
Pierce the southern blue,
Proudly stands our Alma Mater,
Noble, grand, and true.
Orange, Garnet, float forever,
Ensign of our hill!
Hail to thee, our Alma Mater,
Hail to Maryvilie!
As thy hilltop crowned with cedars
Ever green appears.
So thy memory fresh shall linger
Through life's smiles and tears.
Lift the chorus, w^ake the echoes,
Make the welkin ring!
Hail the queen cf all the highlands!
Loud her praises sing!
(Words and Music by Charles Huffman, '49)
On Highlanders down the field,
Rolling up a high score!
Tear into the end zone,
Smash on through that line,
Send a rousing cheer on high
And our boys will shine,
Come on and fight, fight, fight!
Come on and fight, fight, fight!
For dear old Maryvilie!
GLOSSARY OF UNFAMILIAR TERMS
Bell — that object hung in Anderson tower which
calls us to classes and to meals, and which,
when rung following a football game, indicates
another Scotty victory.
Blue Book — those little eight-page notebooks
which many teachers require examinations
taken in; also used to refer to the kind of test
which requires a blue book.
BMOC — significant abbreviation for Big Man on
Campus; ladies are BWOC.
Circle Drive — pleasant walking en the circular
drive surrounding the main campus, to be
enjoyed till 7:15 each night (7 on Sundays).
Comps — short for Comprehensive Examinations,
an excruciating ordeal which Seniors go
through at the end of their College stay.
Cram — colloquial verb meaning to attempt to
assimilate some knowledge of a course just
prior to an exam.
Crip Course — extinct. Everybody may call it that
just before YOU take it. Supposed to be a
course in which a D student can get an A
without even buying a textbook.
Cut — what you take when you're absent from a
class on your own responsibility; check on
your allowances elsewhere in this book.
Friendliness — MC's chief pride and joy. Recog-
nizable by a cheerful "Howdy!" which will
soon make you one of the big and happy Col-
Honor Roll — what you're on if your last semes-
ter's average was B or better. Raises your
reputation and also the number of cuts you're
Light Cut — in the women's dorms, keeping your
light on after 11 p. m. Check regulations for
allowances and rules regarding this.
Loitering — Student Council term which really
means you'd better keep moving on your way
to and from Town Night and other College
Loop — comes in a variety of sizes: 5 miles for
hikers, 7 miles for intrepid hikers. Also a
special 12 mile or large economy size for
Moonshined — state you'll want to avoid at all
costs. Means you and the gal-friend or boy
friend as the case may be, can't date anybody
for a stated time. Conduct always becoming
a lady or gentleman is good liability insurance
Quiz — short examination, generally of the Pop
variety, guaranteed to catch you by surprise
— and at a loss, if you're not parallel with the
Student Help — includes practically all students.
Applied to those who type, wait tables, assist
teachers, wag mailbags, staff the Library —
and a host of other student-filled jobs at Mary-
ville. Ten hours a week is an average sched-
ule, and when the tenth of the month brings
pay day around, a little extra cash looks
Tobacco Road — the foot of the big Steps where
the College's regulation against smoking stops.
If you must smoke, do it here — but remember,
the Steps are pretty now, although they won't
be long if obscured by clouds of smoke and
piles of cigarette stubs.
Welcome — a friendly greeting extended to all new
guys and gals and to all returning MCers;
contains all the best wishes for good luck and
success in '49-'50 and all years to come!
The finest pastries, pies, and
cakes for that birthday party or
213 W. Broadway Phone 1303
First try the
COLLEGE BOOK STORE
Serves Al! Students' Needs
. . . also . . .
318 Court St. Opposite Court House
Firae Foods Good Service
OPEN 7 DAYS PER WEEK
V/e appreciate your patronage
All Makes of Typewriters Repaired
See the new Royal "Gray Magic''
BRADY OFFICE SERVICE, Inc.
138 W, Harper Telephone 2105
THOMAS A. GRAHAM
MR. DAVID L McARTHUR
General Supt., Church School
WELCOME TO MARYVILLE
We cordially invite you to share in the
worship, social, and service life of our
church while you are here. The min-
ister is available for counsel by ap-
pointment, either at the church office
or the manse study.
Church School 9:15
(Classes for College Students)
Morning Worship - 10:30
Westminster Fellowship 6:00
Midweek Service (Wed.) 7:15
FIRST METHODIST CHURCH
Corner of Broadway and Norwood
E. E. WILEY, JR., Minister
Our staff and facilities are at your
service in spiritual matters.
Church School 9:15 a.m.
Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.
Youth and Young Adult Fellowship 6:30 p. m.
Evening Worship 7:30 p. m.
Wednesday Evening 7:15 p.m.
Choir Rehersal 8:00 p.m.
Our College Class at First Methodist meets at
9:15 a. m.
A cordial welcome
is extended to all Maryville
BROADWAY METHODIST CHURCH
Welcomes you to all its services
May you find a Happy Church Home here
during your Student days in Maryville.
Church School ..9:15 A.M.
The College Class invites you
Morning Worship 10:30 A.M.
Methodist Youth Fellowship 6:30 P. M.
Evening Worship 7:30 P. M.
Midweek Meditations 12:00 to 12:30
(Each Wednesday Noon)
We offer our hospitality at church and in
BROADWAY METHODIST CHURCH
DANIEL L. JONES, Pastor
Office 967 Home 72
"The Church with the Twin Towers''
Welcome, Students, to
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Sundoy School 9:15 A.M.
Morning Worship 10:30 A.M.
Training Union 6:30 P. M.
Evening Worshio 7:30 P. M.
JAMES M. WINDHAM, Pastor
See Our Representative in each Dormitory
High Street Phone 612
Quality Merchandise at
Gay St. and Wall Ave.
The Finest and Latest of Styles
THE GLAMOR SHOP
"Maryville's Newest Style Center"
Broadway Maryyille, Tenn.
McARTHUR'S DEPARTMENT STORE
''Maryvi lie's Most Popular Priced Store"
''The Students' Store'
LeVINE— MONICA— JO-SEE
Bobbie Brooks Sportswear
Mojud and Blue Swan Lingerie
Hyde Park Colthes
B. V. D. Sportswear
LEE AND CHESTERFIELD HATS
VAN HEUSEN SHIRTS
111 E. Broadway
BYRNE DRUG COMPANY
Phones 3 and 4
C8TY DRUG COMPANY
OREN D. LOWE
Phone 66 or 26 Maryyille, Tenn.
Maryville's Leading Prescription Store
Agents for Whitman and Hollingsworth Candy
Flowers for All Occasions
On the Hill or Bock Home
133 E. Broadway Phone 313
NORTON HARDWARE CO,
Quality — Courtesy — Service
When You're Downtown Stop at
Hardware and Groceries at Reasonable
120 Broadway Phone 395
Quality Ice Cream Products,
Malts, and Milk Shakes
KAY'S ICE CREAM STORE
''Its Easy to Pay — The Royal Way"
Gamble Building Phone 1118
Buy Everything Musical
CLARK AND JONES, INC.
510 South Gay St. Knoxville, Tenn.
All College girls are urged to visit
COLLEGE MAID SHOP
and investigate the opportunities
it offers to earn extra money.
No one is obligated to work at
definite hours but may sew at
her own convenience.
COLLEGE MAID SHOP
Located in Thaw Hall Basemeni-
Over J. C. Penny Co.
All Branches of Photography
THE WEBB STUDIO
E. L WEBB, Prop.
PHOTOS OF PERMANENCY
'The Best Is the Cheapest — Always"
109 E. Broodway
Louisville 2, Ky.
"Preparing men to preach
an ancient Gospel to
a modern world."
FRANK H. CALDWELL
Well Equipped Faculty
In the Heart of the South
For Information, Address —
J. McDowell richards
Offers Complete Theological Education
Under a Faculty of Recognized Standing.
With a Warm Evangelical Purpose.
In an Unexcelled Tradition.
In a Strategic Location.
With specialized training, under
experts for both city and rural work.
For Information inquire of:
OFFICE OF ADMISSIONS
2330 N. Halstead St.
Chicago 14, III.
Welcome, Maryville' Students —
WESTERN THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY
To prepare college graduates for
the Christian Ministry and Church
Vocations. For catalogue and in-
HENRY A. RIDDLE, D.D LLD.,
731 Ridge Avenue Pittsburgh 12, Pa.
For The Latest and Finest in
SPORTING GOODS AND HARDWARE
PARKIN'S HARDWARE AND
Church Street Maryville
See Tab for all ATHLETIC EQUIPMENT
Tab Sterchi Sporting Goods Equipment by
A. G. Spalding and A. J. Reach,
Wright and Ditson
MAX FRIEDMAN, Inc.
304 South Gay Street Knoxville
for lasting friendships
ATHENIAN ^°'' "^^^^^^ activities
for fine entertainment
Athenian, the oldest society on the Hill,
welcomes your membership.
New Girls- —
— Welcomes you and
invites you to become
an active member.
New Men!- —
'Let Us Acquire Wisdom and Power
By Moving Forward''
-Where Men Become True Friends —
Si Deus nobiscum, quis contra nos?
. . . has a pep and friendliness
which youll like. It invites you
to become an active member.
The YMCA and th(
Located in the
Visit the student-operated Y STORE
We continue to serve you
For all your refreshment needs
Special orders taken for parties
Watch for the weekly specials
LET'S ALL PATRONIZI
'WCA invite you to
Open to serve you from:
9:00—10:00 A. M.
12:30—1:15 P. M.
after dinner — 7:15 P. M.
9:30—10:15 P. M.
9:00—10:00 A. M.
after lunch — 1:15 P. M.
after dinner — 6:15 P. M.
9:30—10:15 P. M.
DUR Y STORE
Are Arranged Here As
Look through them, find those you want or
need, and patronize them.
Book Store 77
Brady Typewriter Service 77
Clothing and Departnnent Stores 81
Drug Stores - 82
Hardware Stores 83
Ice Cream Store 84
Jewelery Store - 84
Music Store - 84
Maid Shop 85
Photographic Studios 86
Sporting Goods Stores 89
Y Store 92
N D E X
A Capella Choir 69
Alcoholic Beverages 15, 20
All Girl Choir 69
Alma Mater 74
Alpha Gamma Sigma ...60
Alpha Sigma 63
Alumni Magazine 67
Art Club 65
Athletic Association 71
Athletic Pohcy 71
B. G. Club 66
Calling Hours 10
Camera Club 65
Circle Drive 76
Civil Ordinances 16
Class Organiaztion 38
Class Presidents 25
Concert Band 70
Cut Record 24
Dining Hall 21
Disc Club 65
Elections Committee 36
Electrical Appliances ....15
Experimental Theatre ....68
Extra Current 14
Faculty Reception 6
Fall Dance 12
February Meetings 8
Fire Equipment 16
Football Songs 74
Fred Hope Fund 8
French Club 64
Future Teachers of
German Club 64
High Society 66
Highland Echo 67
Homecoming Queen 42
Inter-Club Council 34
Knoxville, Trips to 17
Light Cuts 15
M Book 67
Mattress Pad 14
May Day 9
Men's Dormitory 19
Men's Glee Club 69
Ministerial Association .62
MUSIC GROUPS 69
Off-Campus Men 19
Open House 8
Parish Project 61
Pi Gamma 61
Pi Kappa Delta 60
Planning Parties 11
Point System 73
Pre-Med Club 64
President's Letter 5
Quiet Hours 18
Rush Week 6
Senior Privileges 48
Sigma Delta Psi 61
Social Board 32
Spanish Club 64
Springtime Serenade .... 8
Student Center 7
Student Council 26
Student Government 28
Student-Help Program .77
Student Volunteers 61
Study Hours 16
Sunday Dating 10
Suspension of Town
Sunrise Service 8
Tau Kappa Chi 70
Telephone Calls 18
Theta Alpha Phi 61
Theta Epsilon 63
Town Night 6
Town Night Rules 11
Trips to Knoxville 17
W. S. G. A 43
Who's Who 25
Women's Dormitories ...17
Writers' Worshop 62
Y. M. C. A 55
Y. W. C. A 55
Yells 42, 49, 54