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Full text of "Millsaps College Catalog, 1930-1931"

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CALENDAR 1931-1082 

THE FORTIETH SESSION begins Wednesday, September 16. 

ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS in Latin, Greek, History, and 
Science, September 16. 

ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS in English, Mathematics, and 
Modern Languages, September 17. 

RECITATIONS BEGIN September 18. 

THANKSGIVING DAY, November 26. 

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS, from 12:00 m. Tuesday, December 
22 to the morning of Tuesday, January 5. 

EXAMINATIONS, First Semester, January 2 6, through Feb- 
ruary 2. 

SECOND SEMESTER BEGINS February 3. 

CAMPUS DAY, April 1. 

EXAMINATIONS, Second Semester, May 2 7 through June 3. 

COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES begin June 3. 

COMMENCEMENT SUNDAY, June 5. 

ANNUAL MEETING OF BOARD OF TRUSTEES, June 6. 

COMMENCEMENT DAY, June 7. 

SUMMER SCHOOL, June 9 through August 24, 1931. 



CONTENTS 

Academic Schools 63 

Alumni Association, Officers of 147 

Attendance Upon Class 51 

Athletics 47 

Boarding Facilities 47 

Board of Trustees 7 

Calendar .._ 5 

Carnegie-Millsaps Library _ _ 41 

Change of Classes .- 52 

Commencement Exercises 6 

Conditions of Entrance 38 

Conduct --- 54 

Courses Required for B.A. Degree... 68 

Courses Required for B.S. Degree 69 

Degrees 67 

Delayed Registration 51 

Delinquency 54 

Demerit System 54 

Department of Ancient Languages.. 74 

Department of Biology 77 

Department of Chemistry 81 

Department of Education 88 

Department of English 94 

Department of Geology 99 

Department of German .101 

Department of History 10 2 

Department of Mathematics 104 

Department of Philosophy .105 

Department of Physical Education 107 

Department of Physics and Astronomy 109 

Department of Religious Education 113 

Department of Romance Languages 117 

Department of Social Sciences... 120 

Department of Music 122 

Dormitories 48 



Examinations 50 

Expenses 55 

Faculty .- 11 

General Information 41 

General Outline by Groups of Degree Courses 68 

Gifts to College 34 

Gifts to Library 61 

Grades 51 

History of the College 24 

Honors 68 

Honorary Fraternities 46 

James Observatory 41 

Literary Societies 45 

Location 41 

Matriculation _ 49 

Memorial Cottages 49 

Musical Organizations 46 

Officers of Administration 10 

Prizes .- 59 

Quality Point System 68 

Register of Students 149 

Registration of New Students 50 

Religious Instruction 42 

Repforts 50 

Requirements for Entrance 40 

Residence 51 

Schedule of Lectures 139 

Scholarships 58 

Science Club 47 

Student Publications 46 

Summer School 141 

Teacher Placement Bureau 93 

Visiting the City at Night 54 

Whitworth College 144 

Withdrawals 52 

Young Men's Christian Association 43 

Young Women's Christian Association 45 



CX)]VIMENCEMENT EXERCISES, 1931 

Friday, May 29. 

8:00 o'clock p. m. — Commencement Debate. 

Saturday, May 80. 

11:00 o'clock a. m. — Contest for Buie Medal in Declama- 
tion. 

7:00 o'clock p. m. — Pageant by Millsaps Players. Music 
by Millsaps Band. 

8:00 o'clock p. m. — Concert by Glee Club. 

Sunday, May 81. 

11:00 o'clock a. m. — Commencement Sermon. 

8:00 o'clock p. m. — rSermon before the Christian Asso- 
ciations. 

Monday, June 1. 

9:00 o'clock a. m. — Annual meeting of the Board of 
Trustees. 

11:00 o'clock a. m. — Senior Oratorical Contest for Carter 
Medal. 

8:00 o'clock p. m. — Alumni Meeting and Banquet. 

Tuesday, June 2. 

11:00 o'clock a. m. — Address — Dr. Edwin Mims, Vander- 
bilt University, Nashville, Tenn. 

Announcement of honors and prizes, 
conferring degrees, and awarding 
diplomas. 



BOARD OF TRUSTEE8 

OFFICERS 

REV. M. L. BURTON President 

J. T. CALHOUN Vice-President 

J. B. STREATER Secretary 

W. D. DAVIS Treasurer 

Term Expires in 19S2 

REV. L. E. ALFORD Vicksburg 

REV. W. W. WOOLLARD Shelby 

J. T. CALHOUN Jackson 

J. G. McGOWEN Jackson 

REV. M. L. BURTON Gulfport 

REV. J. R. COUNTISS, D.D Grenada 

W. D. DAVIS Jackson 

W. T. ROGERS. .- New Albany 

Term Expires in 1935 

REV. M. M. BLACK __ Mount Olive 

M. S. ENOCHS Jackson 

J. W. KYLE Sardis 

REV. O. S. LEWIS Canton 

REV. L. P. WASSON Greenwood 

REV. J. T. LEWIS _ ...Drew 

T. B. LAMPTON Jackson 

J. B. STREATER Black Hawk 



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PART I 

OFFICERS AND FACULTY 

HISTORY AND ORGANIZATIONS 



OFFICERS OF ADMINISTRATION 

DAVID MARTIN KEY, M.A., Ph.D., LL.D., 
President 

B. E. MITCHELL, M.A., Ph.D., 
Dean 

J. REESE LIN. M.A., 
Secretary 

GEORGE LOTT HARRELL, B.S., M.S., 

Registrar 

Director of the Summer School 

VERNON BURKETT HATHORN, B.A.. 
Bursar 

ALBERT GODFREY SANDERS, B.A., M.A., 
Librarian 

MRS. MARY BOWEN CLARK, M.E.L. 

FLORENCE LEECH, B.S., 
Assistant Librarians 

CARRIE OLIVIA SISTRUNK 
Secretary to the President 

HOSEA FRANK MAGEE, B.S., M.D., 
College Physician 

MRS. FANNIE J. OWEN 
Matron Men's Dormitories 

ANNIE OLIVIA HARMON 
Dean of Women 



MRS. C. F, COOPER 

MRS. S. V. CLEMENTS 
Matrons Women's Dormitories 

BENJAMIN ORMOND VAN HOOK, A.B., MA. 
Director of Athletics 

MRS. W. O. BRUMFIELD, B.A. 
Director of Athletics for Women 

MRS. R. H. MOORE, B.A., 
Secretary to the Registrar 

MARGARET CLARKE 
Assistant In Registrar's Office 

T. A. GILBERT 

M. GALBREATH 
Assistants in Bursar's Office 

W. G. COURSEY 
Assistant in President's Office 

REABURN CASBURN 
R. M. McGINNIS 

KATIMAE CAMPBELL 

WALTER PERMENTER 

EDWARD KHAYAT 
Assistants in Library 

MOUZON PYLANT 
Study Hall Monitor 



12 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

THE COLLEGE FACULTY AND ASSISTANTS 

DAVID MARTIN KEY, M.A., Ph.D., LL.D., 

Professor of Ancient Languages 

(President's Home, Millsaps Campus). 

B.A., Central College, 1898; M.A., Vanderbilt, 1906; Ph.D., 
University of Chicago, 1916; Professor of Ancient Lan- 
guages, Morrisville College, 1903-0 5; Fellow and Assist- 
ant in Latin and Greek, Vanderbilt, 1906-07; Graduate 
Student University of Chicago, Summer of and Session of 
1913-14; LL.D., Emory University, 1926; Professor of 
Ancient Languages, Southern University, 190 7-15; Pro- 
fessor of Ancient Languages, Millsaps College since 1915. 
Vice-President, Millsaps College, 1923-1924; President 
since 1924. 

JOHN MAGRUDER SULLIVAN, M.A., Ph.D., 

Professor of Chemistry and Geology 

(2 Park Ave.) 

B.A., Centenary College, Louisiana, 1887; M.A., University of 
Mississippi, 1890; M.A., Vanderbilt University, 1897; 
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 1900; Principal Centenary 
High School, 1887-89; Professor Natural Science, Centen- 
ary College, Louisiana, 1889-1902; Assistant in Astron- 
omy, Vanderbilt University, 1896; Graduate Student in 
Chemistry and Geology, University of Chicago, Summer 
Terms of 1907, 1908, and 1911; Professor in Millsaps 
College since 1902. 

GEORGE LOTT HARRELL, B.S., M.S., 

Professor of Physics and Astronomy 

Director of James Observatory 

(812 Arlington Ave.) 

B.S., Millsaps College, 1899; M.S., Millsaps College, 1901; 
Professor of Science, Whitworth College, 1899-1900; Pro- 
fessor of Physics and Chemistry, Hendrix College, 1900- 
02; Professor of Natural Science, Centenary College of 
Louisiana, 1902-0 4; Professor of Mathematics and As- 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 13 

tronomy, Epworth University, Oklahoma, 1904-08; Pro- 
fessor of Mathematics and Astronomy, Centenary College 
of Louisiana, 1908-09; President of Mansfield Female 
College, 1909-1910; Professor of Science, Winnfield High 
School, 1910-11; Professor of Mathematics, Louisiana 
State University (Summer), 1911; Graduate Student, 
University of Chicago, Summers 1900 and 1902; Profes- 
sor in Millsaps College since 1911. 

J. REESE LIN, B.A., M.A., 

Professor of Philosophy and History 

(712 Arlington Ave.) 

B.A., Emory College; Fellow in Vanderbilt University, 1894- 
1896; M.A., Vanderbilt University; Sage Fellow in Phil- 
osophy in Cornell University, 1910-1911; Honorary Fel- 
low 1911-1912; Superintendent Wesson Schools, 1890- 
1901; Superintendent, Natchez Schools, 1901-1907; 
Superintendent Alexandria, Louisiana, Schools, 1907- 
1909; Student in Columbia University, Summer Terms of 
1908 and 1910; Instructor in History, University of Mis- 
sissippi, Summer Terms of 1902, 1903, and 1904; In- 
structor in Psychology and English Literature, Tulane 
University, Summer Term of 1909; Professor of Philos- 
ophy and Education in Central College, Missouri, 1909- 
1912; Professor in Millsaps College since 1912. 

BENJAMIN ERNEST MITCHELL, M.A., Ph.D., 

Professor of Mathematics 

(727 Arlington Ave.) 

B.A., Scarritt-Morrisville, Mo.; M.A., Vanderbilt; Ph.D., Col- 
umbia; Professor of Mathematics, Scarritt-Morrisville 
College, 1903-1906; Scholastic Fellow in Vanderbilt Uni- 
versity, 190 6-1907; Teaching Fellow, 1907-1908; Instruc- 
tor in Mathematics and Astronomy, Vanderbilt University, 
1908-1912; Student Columbia University, 1912-1914; 
Tutor in Mathematics, College of the City of New York, 
1912-1913; Instructor Columbia Extension Teaching, 
1913-1914; Professor of Mathematics in Millsaps College 
since 1914. 



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ALFRED PORTER HAMILTON, M.A., Ph.D., 
Professor of Latin and German, and Head of the Department 
of Ancient Languages 
(777 Belhaven St.) 
B.A., Southern University, 1908; M.A., University of Pennsyl- 
vania, 1911; Ph.D., ibid, 1923; Assistant Professor of 
Ancient Languages, Southern University, 1908-1909; 
Graduate Student, University of Leipzig, 1909-1910; Har- 
rison Fellow in Latin, University of Pennsylvania, 1910- 
1911; Harrison Fellow in Indo-European Comparative 
Philology, University of Pennsylvania, 1911-1912; Stu- 
dent in University of Chicago, Summers of 1914 and 1920; 
Professor of Latin and German, "Woman's College of Ala- 
bama, 1912-1917; Instructor in Latin, University of Penn- 
sylvania, 1921-1922; Professor in Millsaps College since 
1917. 

ALBERT GODFREY SANDERS, B.A., M.A., 

Professor of Romance Languages 

(735 Arlington Ave.) 

B.A., Yale University, 1907; Rhodes Scholar, 1907-1910; B.A., 
University of Oxford (Honors School), 1910; M.A., 1914; 
Fellow in Classics, Yale University, 1910-1912; Acting 
Professor of Greek, Emory University, 1912-1913; Pro- 
fessor of Romance Languages, Emory and Henry College, 
1913-1919; Professor in Millsaps College since 1919. 

* MILTON CHRISTIAN WHITE, M.A., 
Professor of English 
(1715 Edgewood Ave.) 
B.A., Southern University, 1910; Professor of English, Barton 
Academy, Mobile, Alabama, 1910-1912; Graduate Stu- 
dent, Harvard University, 1912-1914; M.A., Harvard Uni- 
versity, 1914; Instructor, Peacock's School, 1914-1915; 
Professor of English, Alabama Presbyterian College, 
1915-1918; Professor of History, Austin College, 1918- 
1920; Professor in Millsaps College since 1920. 



* Absent on leave, third terra 1929-30 and session 1930- 
31 at University of Wisconsin. 






MILLSAPS COLLEGE 15 

GEORGE W. HUDDLESTON, M.A., LL.D., 

Associate Professor of Ancient Languages, Emeritus 

(1321 North President Street) 

A.B., Hiwassee College, 188 3; Professor of Greek, Hiwassee 
College, 1884-91; M.A., Hiwassee College, 1886; LL.D., 
Millsaps College, 1927; Principal of Dixon High School, 
1893-97; Associate Principal of Carthage School, 1899- 
1900; Professor in Millsaps Academy, 1900-1922; Asso- 
ciate Professor in Millsaps College since 1922. 

VERNON BURKETT HATHORN, B.S.. 

Bursar 

(512 Marshall St.) 

B.S., Millsaps College, 1915; Graduate Student, University of 
Missouri, Summers 1915 and 1916; Professor of Science, 
Missouri Military Academy, 1914-1916; Instructor Sea- 
shore Campground School, 1916-1917; Superintendent 
Lumberton Public Schools, 1917-1920; Superintendent 
Stephenson Public Schools, 1921-1923; Bursar and As- 
sistant in English, Millsaps College, 1923-24; Bursar 
since 1923. 

ROSS HENDERSON MOORE, M.S., M.A., 

Assistant Professor of History 

(8 Park Avenue) 

B.S., Millsaps College, 1923; Graduate Student and Assistant 
in Chemistry, 1923-1924; M.S., Millsaps College, 1924; 
M.A., University of Chicago, 1928; Graduate Student in 
University of Chicago, Summers of 1924, 1925, and 1926; 
and Session 1927-2 8; Columbia University, Summer of 
1929; Assistant Professor of History since 1924. 

BENJAMIN ORMOND VAN HOOK, A.B., M.A., 

Assistant Professor of Mathematics 

(Founders Hall) 

A.B., Millsaps College, 1918; M.A., Vanderbilt University, 
1922; Instructor in Mathematics, Millsaps Preparatory 
School, 1918; Athletic Director and Professor of Mathe- 



16 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

matics, Seashore Camp-ground School, 1919-1920; Fellow 
and Assistant in Mathematics, Vanderbilt University, 
192 0-1922; Instructor in Mathematics, Vanderbilt Uni- 
versity, 1923; Athletic Director and Professor of Mathe- 
matics, Seashore Camp-ground School, 1923-25; Assistant 
Professor of Mathematics since 1925. 

§ CLINTON LYLE BAKER, B.S., M.S., 

Assistant Professor of Biology 

(Founders Hall) 

B.S., Emory University, 1925; M.S., ibid, 1926; Graduate Fel- 
low, Emory University, 1925-1926; Graduate Student Col- 
umbia University, 1928; Assistant Professor of Biology in 
Millsaps College since 1926. 

ELIZABETH CRAIG, B.A., M.A., 

Assistant Professor of French 

610 North State Street 

B.A,, Barnard College, Columbia University, 1922; Graduate 
Student Columbia University, Summer Sessions, 1927 and 
1928; M.A., Columbia University, 1930; Ecole de Priepar- 
ation des Professeurs de Francais a 1' Etranger, Faculty 
of Letters, University of Paris. 1930; Instructor in 
French, Millsaps College since 1926. 

MAGNOLIA SIMPSON, A.B., A.M., 

Assistant Professor of Latin 

(1507 North West Street) 

A.B., Millsaps College, 1924; A.M., University of Pennsylvania, 
1927; Instructor in Latin and History, High School, Tyl- 
ertown, Miss., 1924-26; Assistant Professor of Latin, Mill- 
saps College since 1927; Graduate Student, American 
Academy in Rome, Summer, 1930. 



§ Absent on leave at Columbia University. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 17 

CHARLES FRANKLIN NESBITT, A.B., B.D., 
Associate Professor of Religion 
(1403 North West Street) 
A.B., Wofford College, 1922; B.D., Emory University, 1926; 
Student Secretary Y. M. C. A., The Citadel, Charleston, 
S. C, 192 2-2 3; Acting Professor Bible and Philosophy, 
Lander College, Greenwood, S. C, 1926-1927; Graduate 
Student, University of Chicago, Summer 1927; Graduate 
Student, Junaluska (Duke University) School of Religion, 
Summer 1929; Associate Professor of Religious Educa- 
tion since 19 27; Associate Professor of Religion since 
1931; Member Mississippi Annual Conference. 

* NEWTON CLIFFORD YOUNG, B.S., 
Instructor in English and Assistant Coach 

B.S., Millsaps College, 1925; Instructor in History, High 
School, Meridian, Mississippi, 192 5-28; Instructor in 
Millsaps College since 1928. 

t EDWIN WHITFIELD HALE, 

Coach 

(Burton Hall) 

Assistant in History and Director of Athletics, Pearl River 
County Junior College, Poplarville, Miss., 1922-25; As- 
sistant Director of Athletics, Mississippi College, 192 5-27; 
Coach Millsaps College 1927. 

JOHN GARFIELD LEONARD, 

Director of the Band 

(1212 Lyncrest St.) 

HENRY CONRAD BLACKWELL, Ph.B., M.A., 

Associate Professor of Religion 

(4 Park Avenue) 

Ph.B., Emory University, 1925; M.A., Duke University, 1926; 
Randolph-Macon College, 1921-1923; Candler School of 
Theology of Emory University, 19 25; University Scholar 



* Absent on leave at University of North Carolina. 
t Resigned. 



18 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

and Assistant in the Department of Biblical Literature, 
Duke University, 1925-1926; Graduate Student, The Uni- 
versity of Chicago, Summer Quarter, 1930; Director of 
Religious Education, Broad St. M. E. Church, South, 
Richmond, Va., 192 6-1927; Four years' experience in the 
pastorate of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South; 
Member of the Mississippi Educational Association; Mem- 
ber the Religious Education Association of America; 
Member the Mississippi Annual Conference; Associate 
Professor of Religion since 1928. 

MRS. LEO B. ROBERTS, B.A., M.A., 

Assistant Professor of English 

7 50 Mims Place 

B.A., University of South Carolina, 1921; M.A., University of 
South Carolina, 1922; Professor of English, Marvin Col- 
lege, Fredericktown, Missouri, 19 22-1924; Professor of 
English, Whitworth College, Brookhaven, Mississippi, 
1925-1926; Instructor in English, Florida State College 
for Women, Tallahassee, 192 6-1927; Assistant Professor 
of English, Millsaps College, 1928-1931. 

* GRADY TARBUTTON, B.S., M.S., 

Instructor in Chemistry 

(Founders Hall) 

B.S., Millsaps College, 1928; Student, University of Iowa, 
Summer Sessions, 1927 and 1928; M.S., University of 
Iowa, 1929; Instructor in Millsaps College since 1928. 

FRANK COLBERT JENKINS, B.S., M.A., 

Professor of Education 

(1302 North Congress St.) 

B.S., University of Mississippi, 1913; Principal Corinth, Mis- 
sissippi High School, 1913-15; Superintendent Corinth 
Schools, 1915-18; Supt. Kosciusko Schools, 1918-1923; 
Graduate Student George Peabody College, 1923-25; 



• Absent on leave at Duke University. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 19 

M.A., George Peabody College, 1924; Mississippi High 
School Supervisor, 1925-29; Professor of Education in 
Millsaps College since 1929, 

LAWRENCE EUSTACE LEAVER, B.S., in Education, M.A., 
Assistant Professor of Education 

(3008 N. State Street) 

Superintendent of Schools, Green Ridge, Mo., 1916-1918; Su- 
perintendent of Schools, Laddonia, Mo., 1918-1921; Su- 
perintendent of Schools, Adrian, Missouri, 1921-1927; 
B.S., in Education, C. M. S. T. C, Warrensburg, Mo., 
1925; M.A., University of Missouri, 1929; Assistant in 
School of Education, University of Missouri, Summer, 
1929; Professor of Education, Tulane University, Sum- 
mer, 19 30; Assistant Professor of Education in Millsaps 
College since 1929. 

MRS. J. L. ROBERTS, A.B., B.M., 

Director of Piano 

(710 E. Poplar Boulevard) 

A.B., B.M., Whitworth College; Sherwood Music School; Amer- 
ican Conservatory; Pupil of Elizabeth McVoy, Albert 
Berne, Georgia Kober, Silvio Scionti, Walter Keller; Spe- 
cial work with Josef Lhevinne, Fannie Bloomfield Zeisler, 
and Percy Grainger. 

FRANK SLATER, B.M., 

Director of Voice 

(820 Oakwood Ave.) 

B.M., New Orleans Conservatory of Music and Dramatic Art, 
Inc., three years student at the Royal College of Music, 
Manchester, England. Pupil of John Francis Harford 
and Madame Marie Brema. In New York, pupil of F. H. 
Haywood. Special opera coaching work with Sol Alberti 
and Emil Polak. Mr. Slater is an internationally known 
artist, and teacher of many successful professional sing- 
ers. 



20 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

DAVID HORACE BISHOP, M.A., LL.D., 
(747 Arlington Ave.) 

B.A., Emory and Henry College, 1891; M.A., Vanderbllt Uni- 
versity, 1897; LL.D., Emory and Henry, 1930; Graduate 
Student, University of Chicago, 1903, and Columbia Uni- 
versity, 1912-13; research study in British Museum, 
1913; Fellow, 1895-97, Assistant in English, 1897-98, 
Vanderbilt University; Professor of English, Millsaps 
College, 1900-04; Professor of English, University of 
Mississippi, 190 4-30; Professor of English, George Pea- 
body College, 1914 (summer); Professor of English in 
A. E. P. University, Beaune; Professor of English, Mill- 
saps College, 1930-31. 

* CORA SESSIONS, B.A., M.A., 

Instructor in Spanish 

(1306 N. Congress Street) 

B.A., University of New Mexico, 19 27; M.A., Louisiana State 
University 1930. 

ANNIE OLIVIA HARMON, B.A., M.A., 

Assistant Professor of English 

(809 Fairview Ave.) 

A.B., Meridian College, 1920; M.A., University of North Car- 
olina, 1925; Junior Certificate in Piano and Expression, 
Meridian College and Conservatory, 19 20; Diploma in 
Voice, Victoria College, London, 19 20; Instructor, Ele- 
mentary School, Pittsboro, N. C, 1918-19; Instructor in 
Science and Mathematics, Bonlee High School, Bonlee, 
N. C, 1920-1921; Principal of Tabor High School, Tabor, 
N. C, 1921-22; Graduate Student, University of North 
Carolina. Summers, 1921-22-23-24-25; Instructor, Pri- 
mary Department, Carrboro High School, and Graduate 
Student. University of North Carolina, 1922-23; Gradu- 
ate Student, Radcliffe College, 1923-24; Instructor in 
English, Aycock High School, Cedar Grove. N. C, 1924- 

* Deceased. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 21 

25; Instructor in English, Moncure High School, Mon- 
cure, N. C, 1925-26; Graduate Student, Radcliffe Col- 
lege, 1926-1929; Counselor to Women, University of 
North Carolina, 1929-30; Assistant Professor of English, 
Millsaps College, 1930-31. 

ROBERT RAYMOND HAYNES, B.A., M.A., 
Assistant Professor of History 
(Founders Hall) 
B.A., University of Tennessee, 1912; Instructor in the Social 
Sciences in high schools, 1912-1914; Student in the Law 
Department, University of Tennessee, 1914-1915; Vice- 
Consul of the United States in Scotland and England, 
1916-1919; M.A., George Peabody College, 1927; Prin- 
cipal of the Academy Department, Lincoln Memorial Uni- 
versity, 1927-1928; Instructor in History, Demonstration 
School, Peabody College, 1928-1930. 

NUMA FRANCIS WILKERSON, A.B., M.A., 

Assistant Professor of Biology 
(729 Fairview Avenue) 
A.B., Duke, 1921; M.A., Duke, 1923; Graduate Assistant in 
Biology, Duke, 1921-23; Research Investigator for Bu- 
reau of Fisheries, Summers of 1921-22, and 1923; In- 
structor in Botany, Duke, 1923-27; Graduate Student 
University of Chicago, Summers of 1924-25-26 and 1927; 
and Sessions of 19 27-29; Assistant Professor of Biology 
in Millsaps College since 1930. 

J. B. PRICE, B.S., M.S., 
Instructor in Chemistry and Mathematics 
(Founder's Hall) 
B.S., Millsaps College, 1926; High School Instructor, Yazoo 
City High School, 1926-1927; Graduate Assistant in 
Chemistry, University of Mississippi, 1927-1928, and 
Summer Session of 1928; High School Principal, Sanders- 
ville, Mississippi, 1928-19 29; M.S., University of Missis- 
sippi, 1929; Instructor of Chemistry, University of Mis- 
sissippi, Summer Session, 19 29; Instructor of Chemistry 
and Mathematics, Holmes County Junior College, Good- 
man, Mississippi, 1929-1930; Instructor in Millsaps Col- 
lege since 1930. 



22 MILLSAPS COLL,EGE 

TRANNY LEE GADDY, B.S., 

Head Coach 
(Burton Hall) 

B.S., Mississippi A. & M. College, 1917. 

MRS. HENRY W. COBB, B.A., 
Instructor in Spanish 

B.A., St. Lawrence University, 1901; Instructor, High School, 
Bath, Maine, 1903-1908; Instructor High School, Boston, 
Mass., 1908-1911; Private Classes, Augusta, Maine, 1913- 
1917. 

Assistants in History 

MISS DOBYNS 

MISS HUTCHISON 

MISS THOMPSON 

MR. PATTON 

Laboratory Assistants in Chemistry 

MR. HILL 

MR. HINES 

MISS WEEMS 

Laboratory Assistants in Biology 

MR. BISHOP 

MR. VINCENT 

Assistants in Mathematics 

MR. W. N. MILLER 

MR. HARRELL 

MR. OWEN 

Assistants in English 

MISS WACASTER 

MRS. BUTLER 

MR. NEWELL 

MR. MARTIN 

MISS KING 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 23 

Assistants in Religion 

MR. SLAY 

MR. TWITCHELL 

Assistants in Education 

MR. J. H. LEWIS 

MISS HEALD 

Assistants in Physical Education 

MR. HALE 

MR. VINING 

Assistants in Physics 
MR. W. K. BRADLY 
MR. PENNEBAKER 

ADMINISTRATrVlE COMMITTEES 

CURRICULUM AND DEGREES: Harrell, Sanders, Jenkins. 

LITERARY ACTIVITIES: Periodicals, Debate, Literary 
Clubs: Bishop, Hamilton, Sanders, Mrs. Roberts, Miss 
Harmon. 

RELIGIOUS ACTIVITIES: Blackwell, Nesbitt, Mitchell, 
Moore, Sullivan. 

ATHLETICS: Leaver, Hamilton, Jenkins, Haynes, Mitchell. 

SOCIAL ACTIVITIES: Fraternities, Sororities, Public Meet- 
ings, Music: Hamilton, Moore, Lin, Miss Simpson, Mrs. 
J. L. Roberts, Miss Craig. 

LIBRARY: Sanders, Moore, Bishop, Jenkins. 

ALUMNI AND ANNUAL CONFERENCES: Sullivan, HarrelL 
Moore, Van Hook, Nesbitt, Price. 

INTERCOLLEGIATE RELATIONS: Lin, Harrell, Jenkins. 

STUDENT ADVISORY: Dean Mitchell, Harrell, Sullivan 
Jenkins, Hamilton, Miss Harmon, Miss Craig. 



24 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

FRESHMAN COUNCIL: Dean Hamilton, Moore, Miss Har- 
mon, Miss Simpson, Miss Craig, Van Hook, Price, Black- 
well, Nesbitt. 

WOMAN'S COUNCIL: Miss Harmon (Dean), Miss Craig, 

Miss Simpson, Miss Sessions, Miss Leech, Mrs. Roberts. 

NOTE : 

The Committee on Curriculum and Degrees will have 
charge of the work of classification of students. 

The Committee on Literary Activities will superintend in- 
tercollegiate debates and oratorical contests, as well as the 
student publications, the Bobashela and the Purple and White. 

HISTORY 

The Charter of Millsaps College, which was granted Feb- 
ruary 21, 1890, reads as follows: 

AN ACT to incorporate Millsaps College. 

Section 1. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State 
of Mississippi, That Thomas J. Wheat, Samuel M. Thames, 
Thomas J. Newell and Rufus M. Standifer, of the North Mis- 
sissippi Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 
and Garvin D. Shands, David L. Sweatman, James B. Streater 
and John Trice, lay members of said church within bounds of 
said Conference, and Thomas L. Mellen, Warren C. Black, 
Alexander F. Watkins and Charles G. Andrews, members of 
the Mississippi Conference of said church, and Marion M. 
Evans, Luther Sexton, William L. Nugent and Reuben W. 
Millsaps, of Jackson, lay members of said church, within the 
bounds of said Mississippi Conference, and Bishop Charles B. 
Galloway, be and they are hereby constituted a body corporate 
and politic by and under the name and style of Millsaps Col- 
lege, and by that name they and their successors may sue and 
be sued, plead and be impleaded, contract and be contracted 
with, and have a common seal and break the same at pleasure, 
and may accept donations of real and personal property for 
the benefit of the College hereafter to be established by them, 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 2 5 

and contributions of money or negotiable securties of every 
kind in aid of the endowment of such College; and may con- 
fer degrees and give certificates of scholarship and make by- 
laws for the government of said College and its affairs, as well 
as for their government, and do and perform all other acts 
for the benefit of said institution and the promotion of its wel- 
fare that are not repugnant to the Constitution and laws of 
this State and of the United States, subject, however, to the 
approval of the said Conferences. 

Sec. 2. As soon as convenient after the passage of this 
Act, the persons named in the first section thereof shall meet 
in the City of Jackson, in this State, and organize by accept- 
ance of the charter and the election of Bishop Charles B. Gal- 
loway as their permanent President, and of such other persons 
as they may determine to fill the offices of Vice-President, 
Secretary and Treasurer, and shall prescribe the duties, pow- 
ers and terms of office of all said officers, except as to the 
terms of their said President, who shall hold office during life 
or good behavior, or so long as he may be physically able to 
discharge his duties. 

They shall also select by lot from the lay and clerical trus- 
tees from each of said Conferences one-half, who shall be 
trustees of said College for three years and until their succes- 
sors are elected, and the other half not so selected shall re- 
main in office for the term of six years and until their succes- 
sors are chosen, as hereinafter mentioned. Upon the death, 
resignation or removal of said Galloway, or his permanent 
physical disability to discharge the duties of his office, the said 
Trustees may elect their President and prescribe his duties, 
powers and term of office. 

Sec. 3. That the said Trustees shall, before the meeting 
of said Conference next before the expiration of the term of 
office of any of their number, notify the secretary of said Con- 
ferences thereof, and the vacancies shall be filled by said Con- 
ferences in such a way and at such time as they may deter- 
mine, and the persons so selected shall succeed to the office, 
place, jurisdiction and powers of the Trustees whose terms of 
office have expired. And the said Corporation and the Col- 



26 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

lege established by It shall be subject to the vlsitorial powers 
of said Conferences at all times, and the said College, its 
property and effects shall be the property of said Church un- 
der the special patronage of said Conferences. 

Sec. 4. That the said Trustees, when organized as here- 
inbefore directed, shall be known by the corporate name set 
out in the first section of this Act, and all money, promissory 
jiotes and evidence of debt heretofore collected under the di- 
rection of said Conference for said College shall be turned 
over to and receipted for by them in their said corporate name, 
and the payee of all such notes and evidences of debt shall en- 
dorse and assign the same to the corporation herein provided 
for, which shall thereafter be vested with the full legal title 
thereto, and authorized to sue for and collect the same. 

The said corporation shall have the power to select any 
appropriate town, city or other place in this State at which to 
establish this College, and to purchase grounds not to exceed 
one hundred acres as a building site and campus therefor, and 
erect thereon such buildings, dormitories and halls as they 
may think expedient and proper to subserve the purposes of 
their organization and the best interest of said institution, and 
they may invite propositions from any city or town or individ- 
ual in the State for such grounds, and may accept donations 
or grants of land for the site of said institution. 

Sec. 5. That the land or grounds not to exceed one hun- 
dred acres used by the corporation as a site and a campus for 
said College, and the buildings, dormitories and halls thereon 
erected, and the endowment fund contributed to said College 
shall be exempt from all State, County and Municipal taxa- 
tion so long as the said College shall be kept open and main- 
tained for the purpose contemplated by this Act, and no 
longer. 

Sec, 6. That the cost of education shall, as far as prac- 
ticable, be reduced by said corporation to the lowest point con- 
sistent with the efficient operation of said College, and to this 
end reports shall be made to the said Conferences from year 
to year, and their advice in that behalf taken, and every rea- 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 27 

sonable effort shall be made to bring a collegiate education 
within reach and ability of the poorer classes of the State. 

Sec. 7. That. this Act take effect and be in force from 
and after its passage. 

The College has its origin in the general policy of the 
Methodist Church to maintain its institutions under its own 
control for higher learning in the Arts and Sciences, 

At the Annual Session of the Mississippi Conference in the 
City of Vicksburg, on December 7, in the year 1888, the fol- 
lowing resolutions were adopted by a large majority of the 
Conference: 

"Resolved, 1. That a college for males under 
the auspices and control of the Methodist Episcopal 
Church, South, ought to be established at some cen- 
tral and accessible point in the State of Mississippi. 

"2. That a committee of three laymen and 
three preachers be appointed to confer with a like 
committee to be appointed by the North Mississippi 
Conference to formulate plans and to receive offers 
of donations of lands, buildings or money for that 
purpose, and report to the next session of this Con- 
ference." 

In accordance with this action, the President of the Con- 
ference, Bishop R. K. Hargrove appointed the following com- 
mittee: Rev. T. L. Mellen, Rev. W. C. Black, Rev. A. F. Wat- 
kins, Major R. W. Millsaps, Col. W. L. Nugent and Dr. Luther 
Sexton. 

On December 12, 18 88, the North Mississippi Conference 
met at Starkville, Mississippi, Bishop C. B. Galloway presid- 
ing. The Rev. T. L. Mellen appeared and reported the action 
taken by the Mississippi Conference. The following tran- 
script from the North Mississippi Conference Journal gives 
the response made by that body: 

"Resolved, 1. That a College for the education 
of boys and young men should be established in the 



28 MILLSAPS COLEGE 

State of Mississippi under the auspices of the Meth- 
odist Episcopal Church, South. 

"That a committee of three laymen and three 
ministers be appointed to confer with a like com- 
mittee already appointed by the Mississippi Confer- 
ence." 

The following committee was accordingly appointed: 
Rev. J. J. Wheat, Rev. S. M. Thames, Rev. T. J. Newell, Hon. 
G. D. Shands, Capt. D. L. Sweatman and Mr. J. B. Streater. 

To the action of these Conferences we may trace the di- 
rect origin of the College. 

The joint commissions constituted by the action summar- 
ized above met in the City of Jackson in January, 1889. The 
Rev. Dr. J. J. Wheat was called to the chair. In stating the 
purpose of the meeting he made a stirring appeal in behalf of 
the proposition to establish a Methodist College in Mississippi 
for the education of young men. In response to this earnest 
appeal. Major R. W. Millsaps, a member of the commission, 
proposed to give $50,000 to endow the institution, provided 
the Methodists of Mississippi would give a sum equal to this 
amount for said purpose. This proposition was enthusiasti- 
cally approved, and after a plan of procedure was adopted, 
Bishop Charles B. Galloway was invited to conduct a campaign 
in the interest of the proposed endowment fund. 

Under the direction of this distinguished leader, the most 
gratifying progress was reported from time to time. The re- 
port submitted to the Conferences by the committee in Decem- 
be, 1889, refers to the movement in the following language: 

"The canvass, on account of the numerous ne- 
cessitated absences of Bishop Galloway from the 
State, could not be continuously carried on, but even 
the partial canvass made, embracing not more than 
one-fifth of our territory, resulted in the most grati- 
fying and encouraging success. The interest awak- 
ened in the enterprise has extended beyond the limits 
of our own Church, and is felt by every denomina- 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 29 

tion of Christians, and by every section of the State. 
It is safe to say that no effort of Methodism has ever 
kindled such enthusiasm in our State or evoked such 
liberal offerings to the Lord. The fact has been 
demonstrated that the Church is profoundly con- 
vinced that the College is an absolute necessity." 
The report continues: 

"So high is the appreciation of the value of the 
proposed institution that numerous towns in the 
State have entered into earnest competition to se- 
cure the location of the college within the limits of 
their respective borders, offering from $10,000 to 
$36,000, and from twenty to eighty acres of land." 

In December, 1889, the Rev. A. F. Watkins, a member of 
the Mississippi Conference, was appointed a special agent to 
co-operate with Bishop Galloway in all matters pertaining to 
the endowment of the proposed College. As the work of rais- 
ing the sum designated in the original proposition progressed, 
and $25,000 had been collected. Major Millsaps in the year 
1890 paid $25,000 into the College treasury. 

In December, 1892, the Rev. J. W. Chambers was appoint- 
ed agent for the College, and on December 30, 1893, he re- 
ported that the full amount had been collected to meet the 
terms of Major Millsaps' proposition, and thereupon $25,000 
was immediately paid by Major Millsaps to the Executive Com- 
mittee and the following resolution was adopted: 

"Resolved, That the Executive Committee return 
our most heartfelt thanks to Major R. W. Millsaps 
for his second gift of §25,000, this day turned over 
to us. For his princely liberality, and unfailing in- 
terest in the great enterprise so happily and suc- 
cessfully inaugurated, the Church and State owe him 
a large debt of gratitude." 

The Conference having provided for a Board of Trustees, 
the joint commission dissolved in January, 1890. This Board 
to which was referred the matter of organizing the College, 
was composed of the following; 



30 MILLS APS COLLEGE 

BISHOP CHARLES B. GALLOWAY, President 

REV. W. C. BLACK, D.D. REV. S. M. THAMES 

REV. T. L. MELLEN REV. T. J. NEWELL 

REV. A. F. WATKINS REV. C. G. ANDREWS, D.D. 

REV. R. M. STANDIFER HON. G. D. SHANDS 

MAJ. R. W. MILLSAPS CAPT. D. L. SWEATMAN 

COL. W. L. NUGENT MR. J. B. STREATER 

DR. LUTHER SEXTON MR. JOHN TRICE 

HON. M. M. EVANS REV. J. J. WHEAT, D.D. 

After the Board organized under thie charter, the question 
of locating the College was considered with great care. The 
Board met repeatedly to consider the offers made by different 
towns, and finally on May 20, 1891, while in session in Wi- 
nona, Mississippi, decided to locate the College in Jackson, the 
capital of the State. The citizens of Jackson contributed 
$21,000 for grounds and buildings, and to this sum Major 
Millsaps added $15,000. Plans for a commodious main build- 
ing were immediately procured, grounds were purchased, and 
in a comparatively short time buildings were in process of 
erection. 

The College opened its doors for the reception of students 
in 1892 with Rev. W. B. Murrah as President, and three pro- 
fessors in the College. A Preparatory School was opened at 
the same time with one Master. From time to time its facili- 
ties have been enlarged and additional departments created, 
until it now has, in addition to its President, twenty-two pro- 
fessors in fourteen departments. 

The Presidents of the College have been W. B. Murrah, 
D.D., LL.D., later Bishop Murrah (1892-1910), D. C. Hull, 
M.A., (1910-1912), A. F. Watkins, D.D., (1912-1923), and 
D. M. Key, Ph.D., LL.D., (1923 ). 

The unusual facilities for conducting a Law School in 
Jackson led to the establishment in 1896, of a Law School. 
Hon. Edward Mayes, ex-Chancellor of the University of Mis- 
sissippi, and for more than fourteen years a professor of law 
in that institution, took active control of the new school. In 
1918 it was discontinued. 



MILLS APS COLLEGE 31 

In 1911 the Academy was formally separated from the 
College. It was made a distinct institution with the official 
title of the Millsaps Academy. In 1922 it was discontinued. 

The facilities of the College were enlarged in 1895-1896 
by the generosity of Major Millsaps, who gave Webster Science 
Hall. In 1901 Mr. Dan A. James, of Yazoo City built an ob- 
servatory for the College, in memory of his father, Mr. Peter 
James, and of his brother, Mr. Samuel James, and furnished 
it with a fine telescope. Millsaps College can thus offer un- 
usual advantages in astronomy. In 1902, to supply the in- 
creasing demand for better dormitory and dining hall facili- 
ties. Major Millsaps gave the College the property formerly 
known as Jackson College. This enabled the College to fill 
the demands made on it at that time. In addition to this gift 
Major Millsaps gave fifty acres of land immediately adjoin- 
ing our campus. Ample provision is thus made for the future 
expansion of the College. 

In 1906 the General Education Board offered to donate 
from the funds provided by John D. Rockefeller for Higher 
Education, $25,000, provided an additional sum of $75,000.00 
should be collected from other sources, for the permanent en- 
dowment of the College. Rev. T. W. Lewis, of the North 
Mississippi Conference was made financial agent of the Col- 
lege to collect this sum. In 1910, $32,279.10 had been col- 
lected for this purpose. Mr. I. C. Enochs, a generous citizen 
of Jackson, gave an additional $5,000. Major Millsaps with 
characteristic generosity, contributed the remaining $37,- 
720.90. Thus the endowment of the College was increased 
by $100,000. 

In 1913 Major Millsaps gave to the College, property on 
Capitol Street, Jackson, valued at $150,000. This is the 
largest single gift to the College. 

The dormitory of the Preparatory School was destroyed 
by fire in 1913, but was promptly rebuilt and made more val- 
uable by alterations which also improved greatly the appear- 
ance of the structure. A more disastrous fire destroyed the 
main building in 1914. But within a few months the old 



32 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

structure had been replaced by a far more commodious and 
imposing administration building. 

At the decease of Major R. W. Millsaps in 1916, it was 
found that he had left for the endowment of the College life 
insurance to the amount of S88,000. This final benefaction 
fittingly closed the long list of his gifts to the College. 

During the Christian Education Campaign of 1921 Mr. W. 
S. F. Tatum, a generous layman of Hattiesburg, donated 
$100,000 to the College for the establishment of the Depart- 
ment of Religious Education. The Board of Trustees accept- 
ed the gift, giving the department the name of the generous 
donor. Later, in 19 23 Mr. Tatum, realizing the growing im- 
portance of this field in the church college, added $25,000 to 
the sum at first given by him. By these gifts he created the 
first separately endowed department in the college. The de- 
partment was organized at the opening of the session of 1921- 
'22, with Professor C. A. Bowen in charge. Provision was 
made in the deed of gifts for the employment of an Associate 
Professor, and Millsaps College now has two professors in this 
department. The work of this department has grown in 
scope and effectiveness until it is now recognized as doing a 
leading work in the Methodist Church in this field. It is to 
be hoped that others will see the opportunity for promoting 
instruction in particular subjects by endowing other depart- 
ments. The Science Departments, the History Department, 
the Department of Education and the Carnegie-Millsaps Libra- 
ry are, because of their needs, promising fields for a fruitful 
investment in Christian Education. 

In 19 26 the number of women students had increased to 
such an extent that it became necessary to provide housing ac- 
commodations on the college campus, and the Sullivan House 
which had been removed in order to make room for the new 
Carnegie-Millsaps Library, was fitted up and equipped for this 
purpose. During the session of 1928-29, a second building, a 
new apartment house on West street was leased and furnished 
as a home for young women. It immediately became appar- 
ent, however, that this provision is inadequate and will have 
to be enlarged. Plans are now on foot by which it is expected 
that adequate provisions will be made for all young women 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 33 

now in the College and for those who may enter the Junior or 
Senior Class. It will not be possible to admit young women 
not residents of Jackson to the Freshman or Sophomore Class. 

Since the foundation of the old library had so given away 
as to made the building unsafe, the Carnegie Library Board 
agreed in 1923 to rebuild the Library on a new site, and to 
provide a larger one more nearly adequate to the needs of the 
college, which had grown greatly since the original Library 
was built. So a new Library costing |60,000.00 became 
available in 1925-1926. 

In 1926 and again in 1927 the Conferences took action 
approving and endorsing the purpose of the college to make a 
special appeal for the enlargement and improvement of the 
physical equipment. In the spring of 1928 this appeal was 
begun and some $2 68,000 in subscriptions was secured. This 
amount included a number of gifts of considerable sums in- 
cluding $50,000 from B. B. Jones who had previously given 
$20,000 to the endowment, $15,000 from W. M. Buie, whose 
previous gifts have amounted to $28,300; and $15,000 from 
I. C. Enochs family. At the last Annual Conference, Rev. V. 
G. Clifford was appointed as financial commissioner and will 
devote his time to the raising of funds for the completion of 
the buildings needed. As a result of the subscriptions already 
made, a magnificent science building costing about $180,000 
has been erected. 

Since 1912 Millsaps College has been a member of the 
Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools of the Southern 
States. An impartial committee of the Association made ex- 
haustive inquiry into the financial resources of the institution, 
its courses, the training of its instructors, and the character of 
its work, and unanimously recommended it for membership. 
This inquiry extended over a year, and no conditions whatever 
were imposed for the election of the College, since it had been 
of the first rank for some years. Its degrees are recognized 
by all institutions of learning as among the best in the land. 

The College is also a member of the Association of Ameri- 
can Colleges, and of the American Association of Collegiate 
Registrars. 



34 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

The following statement of the resources of the College, 
while not inclusive of all sources of its revenue, gives some 
idea of the solidity of its foundation, and also furnishes a 
guaranty of its perpetuity: 

Productive endowment, Including reve- 
nue producing property I 948,096.54 

Unproductive endowment (land) 100,000.00 

Buildings -. 315,000.00 

Grounds 227,071.18 

Books, Equipment, etc 75,000.00 

New Construction 220,873.65 

TOTAL $1,88 6,041.37 

One of the purposes which the College keeps constantly 
in view is indicated by the following section of the charter: 

"The cost of education shall, as far as practica- 
ble, be reduced to the lowest point consistent with 
the efficient operation of said College, and every rea- 
sonable effort shall be made to bring collegiate edu- 
cation within the reach of the poorer classes of the 
State." 

With a productive endowment of $931,909.00, and build- 
ings and grounds worth $575,000.00, it rests on a foundation 
which assures its perpetuity. It has the support of a great 
religious denomination, yet it is not sectarian in its policy. 
■It numbers among its patrons representatives of all the Chris- 
tian churches. 

Gifts of over $1000.00 to Millsaps College from the Beginning 

of Its History, Including Cash Payments on Subscriptions 

Made in Building Campaign of 1928. 

R. W. Millsaps, Jackson $550,000.00 

W. S. F. Tatum, Hattiesburg 130,000.00 

W. M. Bule, Jackson 28,300.00 

B. B. Jones, Berryville, Va 30,000.00 

I. C. Enochs Family, Jackson 18,500.00 

Stuart Gammill, Jackson 11,000.00 

Estate J. H. Scruggs, Dec'd, Corinth 9,000.00 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 35 

J. L. and M. S. Enochs, Jackson 4,860.00 

Jas. Hand, Purvis 4,500.00 

T. B. Lampton, Jackson 3,900.00 

Mr. and Mrs. G. T; Fitzhugh, Memphis 3,500.00 

W. H. Tribbett, Terry 3,000.00 

P. H. Enochs, Fernwood 2,833.33 

J. L. Dantzler, New Orleans 2,250.00 

D. W. Babb 2,000.00 

W. A. Davenport, Forest 2,000.00 

Mr. and Mrs. A. F. Wortman, Jackson 1,680.00 

W. H. Watkins, Jackson 1,500.00 

J. A. Moore, Quitman 1,500.00 

Mrs. A. D. Gunning, Jackson 1,500.00 

R. E. Kennington, Jackson 1,000.00 

C. R. Ridgeway, Jr., Jackson 1,000.00 

Enochs & Wortman, Jackson 1,000.00 

Weston Lumber Co., Logtown 1,000.00 

H. L. Wilkinson, Shelby 1,000.00 

J. E. Coleman, Doddsville 1,000.00 

L. L. Roberts, Canton 1,000.00 

J, R. Bingham, Carrollton 1,000.00 

E. W. Reid, Magnolia 1,000.00 

Peebles Estate, Jackson 1,000.00 

Corporations. 

General Education Board, New York 125,000.00 

Carnegie Corp., New York 65,000.00 

Subscriptions of ^1000.00 and Upward in Building Campaign 

Subscriptions, 1928 

W. M. Buie, Jackson, Miss $15,000.00 

I. C. Enochs Family, Jackson, Miss 15,000.00 

Mr. and Mrs. G. T. Fitzhugh, Memphis, Tenn 10,000.00 

B. B. Jones, Berryville, Va 10,000.00 

Stewart Gammill, Jackson, Miss 10,000.00 

Enoch & Wortman, Jackson, Miss 5,000.00 

Thad B. Lampton, Jackson, Miss 2,000.00 

R. E. Kennington, Jackson, Miss 1,500.00 



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H. V. Watkins, Jackson, Miss 1,500.00 

R. L. Ezelle, Jackson, Miss 1,300.00 

W. H. Watkins, Jackson, Miss 1,250.00 

R. H. Green, Jackson, Miss 1,000.00 

S. S. Marks, Jackson, Miss 1,000.00 

McCarty-Holman, Jackson, Miss 1,000.00 

R. M. & T. M, Hederman, Jackson, Miss 1,000.00 

C. R. Ridgeway, Jackson, Miss 1,000.00 

Garner W. Green, Jackson, Miss. 1,000.00 

H. C. Couch, Pine Bluff, Ark 1,000.00 

Barney Eaton, Gulfport, Miss : 1,000.00 

S. E. Moreton, Brookhaven, Miss 1,000.00 

W. A. Davenport, Forest, Miss 1,000.00 

D. M. Key, Jackson, Miss 1,000.00 

F. L. Adams, Jackson, Miss 1,000.00 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 87 



PART II. 

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS 

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND REGULATIONS 

EXPENSES 



38 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

CONDITIONS 

For admission to Millsaps College, the general conditions 
are as follows: 

1. Good Cliaracter — As attested by the certificate from 
the school last attended, or other valid proof. 

2. Adequate Preparation — As shown by the certificate 
of an accredited school, or an equivalent examination. 

Students are admitted to Millsaps College as: 

1. Full Freshmen. 

2. Special Students. 

For admission as Ftill Freshman the candidate must of- 
fer fifteen units as specified below. English 3 units. Algebra 
1 % units, Plane Geometry 1 unit, History 2 units, Foreign 
Language 2 units in one Language. 

For admission as a Special Student, the candidate must 
present adequate proofs of good character, and of the needful 
maturity of training. Such students must in all cases meet 
the specific entrance requirements, as prescribed for the 
courses elected by them. But it is expressly ordered that no 
special student shall be recognized as a candidate for any de- 
gree from Millsaps unless he shall have completed all entrance 
requirements at least one years before the date of graduation. 

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS 

The unit in the follo^ving estimate (p. 40) means a sub- 
ject of study pursued in an academy or high school through a 
session of nine months with recitations five times a week, an 
average of forty-five minutes being devoted to eaeh recitation. 

SUBJECTS ACCEPTED FOR ADJ^OSSION 

The subjects accepted for admission and their value in 
units are given in tabulated form on page 40. The applicant 
for admission may enter either by certificate or by examina- 
tion. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 39 

For admission by certificate, the candidate should file 
with the Registrar of the College, not later than September 1, 
a certificate of preparation, made out on a blank form fur- 
nished by the State High School Inspector to the Principal of 
the high school. This certificate must come from some recog- 
nized institution of collegiate rank, or an accrediated high 
school or academy. It must bear in all cases the signature 
of the head of the school, must specify the character and con- 
tents of each course offered for entrance credit, must give 
the length of time devoted to the course, and must give the 
candidate's grades in percentage. In the scientific course two 
hours of laboratory instruction will be counted as the equiva- 
lent of one hour recitation. Certificate of preparation from 
private tutors will in no case be accepted. Students thus pre- 
pared must in all cases take the entrance examination. 

For admission by examination, the candidate must pre- 
sent himself at the College in September, according to dates 
given in the Program of Entrance Examinations, if the Exam- 
ination has not been previously taken. 



40 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 



ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS 
Subjects Accepted for Admission 



SUBJECTS 



TOPICS 



UNITS 



English A 
English B 
English 


Higher English Grammar % 

Elements of Rhetoric and Composition 1 

English Literature 1% 


Mathematics A 
Mathematics B 
Mathematics C 


Algebra to Quadratic Equations 1 

Quadratic Through Progression % to 1 

Plane Geometry 1 


Mathematics D 
Mathematics E 
Mathematics F 
Mathematics G 


Solid Geometry % 

Plane Trigonometry (exceptional cases) % 

♦Mechanical Drawing 1 

Advanced Arithmetic 1 


Latin A 
Latin B 


Grammar and Composition 1 

Caesar, four books or their equivalent 1 


Latin 
Latin D 


tCicero, six orations 1 

jVergil, the first six books of the Aeneid 1 


Greek A 
Greek B 


Grammar and Composition 1 

Xenophon, first four books of the Anabasis 1 


French A 
French B 


One-half Elementary Grammar and at least 175 
pages of approved reading 1 

Elementary Grammar completed, and at least 175 
pages of approved reading 1 


Spanish A 


One-half Elementary Grammar and at least 175 
pages of approved reading 1 


Spanish 6 


Elementary Grammar completed, and at least 175 
pages of approved reading 1 


German A 
German B 


One-half Elementary Grammar and at least 175 
pages of approved reading 1 

Elementary Grammar completed, and at least 175 
pages of approved reading 1 


History A 
History B 
History C 
History D 


Ancient History 1 

Mediaeval and Modem History 1 

English History 1 

American History, or American History and 
Civil Government 1 


Science A 
Science B 


Chemistry 1 

Physics _ _ -_ - 1 


Science C 


Botany _ _ , _ 1 


Science D 


Zoology . ____ _ _ 1 


Science E 


Physiography _ _ _ _ 1 


Science F 
Science G 


Physiology 1 

Agriculture 1 to 2 




General Science 1 

Home Economics 1 

Economics _____ _ _ _ _ 1 




Manual Training 2 

Bookkeeping 2 

Stenography 1 




Typewriting ___ 1 




Physical Training 1 



♦Conditioned on the presentation of an equal amount of Geometry. 

tin place of a part of Cicero an equivalent of SaUust's Catline, and in 
place of a part of Vergil an equivalent of Ovid will be accepted. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 41 

GENERAL INFORMATION 

Millsaps College is named in honor of Major R. W. Mlll- 
saps, whose munificent gifts have made the existence of the 
institution possible. The College is the property of the Meth- 
odist Episcopal Church, South, and was organized by the con- 
current action of the Mississippi and North Mississippi Confer- 
ences. It is not sectarian, however, but numbers among its 
patrons members of all the Christian denominations. 

LOCATION 

Jackson, the capital of the state, and the seat of the Col- 
lege, is easily accessible by five lines of railway. Thirty pas- 
senger trains arrive and depart daily. The College is located 
jn the northern part of the city on a commanding elevation, 
with perfect drainage, and in a bea,utiful campus of one hun- 
dred or more acres. A healthier spot it would be difficult to 
find within the limits of the State. Jackson is a city of 48,000 
inhabitants, with handsome churches and public buildings, 
and is noted for the refinement and intelligence of its people. 
Its literary, social and religious advantages are superior. 

THE JAMES OBSERVATORY 

Millsaps College is prepared to offer excellent advantages 
in the study of astronomy. The late Mr. Dan A. James, of 
Yazoo City, Mississippi, built an observatory for the College 
in memory of his father, Mr. Peter James, and of his brother, 
Mr. Samuel James. He also furnished the observatory with a 
fine telescope. The class of 1916 donated a fine photographic 
lens to the observatory. A two inch prismatic transit has re- 
cently been added to the equipment. 

CARNEGIE IVHLLSAPS LIBRARY 

Near the close of the session of 1905-1906, Mr. Andrew 
Carnegie offered to give $15,000 for a library building if the 
trustees would supply an endowment of equal amount. Major 
Millsaps added to his many contributions by giving the full 
amount of the endowment. 



42 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

The foundations of this handsome building unfortunate- 
ly gave way so that it became necessary to rebuild the struc- 
ture, and the Carnegie Corporation has generously appro- 
priated $50,000.00 for this purpose. The books are cata- 
logued fully by the A. L. A. system and are in charge of Mrs. 
M. B. Clark a trained and experienced librarian. 

From time to time additions have been made from the en- 
dowment funds and from the Library fees. 

In addition to the books thus obtained, the library has 
been so fortunate as to secure most of the well selected libra- 
ries of the late Dr. C. K. Marshall, John W. Burruss and Rev. 
W. G. Millsaps, the entire library of Colonel W. L. Nugent, 
besides many volumes from the libraries of ex-Chancellor Ed- 
ward Mayes, Dr. A. F. Watkins, and Major R. W. Millsaps. 
Dr. J. M. Burton, late professor of Romance Languages, who 
died in France in the service of his country on October 5, 
1918, generously left to the College his entire Romance li- 
brary. This has been appropriately labled and shelved, and 
constitutes a valuable addition to the books on Romance Lan- 
guages. The Martha A. Turner Fund, founded by Mrs. J. R. 
Bingham, of Carrollton, Mississippi, is used for the purchase 
of books in English literature. Through the generosity of 
Hon. W. S. F. Tatum a fine collection of books has been built 
up for the use of the Department of Religious Education. 

Mrs. Charles B. Galloway made a notable addition to our 
collection of valuable books by giving to the College the fine 
theological library of the lamented Bishop Charles B. Gallo- 
way. 

The students also have access to the State Library and 
the Jackson Public Library, which are unusually complete in 
many departments. 

RELIGIOUS INSTRUCTION 

Students will be required to be present at morning wor- 
ship in the College Chapel. In this daily service the Faculty 
and students come together to hear the reading of the Bible 
and to engage in singing and prayer. Students must attend 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 43 

religious worship at least once on Sunday in one of the 
churches of Jackson. 

THE YOUNG MEN'S CHRISTL^N ASSOCIATION 

One of the most potent factors in the College for develop- 
ing the students into a broader life is the Young Men's Chris- 
tian Association. Its policy and aim is to develop the three- 
fold nature of the students — the moral, intellectual, and spirit- 
ual. It is a well known fact that a student who develops him- 
self intellectually, hut neglects his spiritual nature, is in no 
sense a complete man. Unless one becomes a well-rounded 
man, he is not fit to fight the battles of life. 

In this connection the association was organized shortly 
after the College was founded. It has done as much to mould 
character and to hold up a high standard of ideals before the 
students as any other department in connection with the Col- 
lege. It has been dominated by the double purpose of leading 
men to accept Christ and to form such associations as will 
guard them against the temptations of college life. The As- 
sociation has done much to strengthen the spiritual life and 
influence of the College, to promote Christian character and 
fellowship and progressive Christian work. It trains its mem- 
bers for Christian service and leads them to devote their lives 
to the cause of Christ where they can accomplish the most for 
the extension of the Kingdom of God. In order to accomplish 
this purpose the Association holds weekly meetings on Wed- 
nesday evenings. These services are usually conducted by 
some of the students, but occasionally by some member of the 
Faculty, or by some prominent minister or layman. 

Realizing the importance of a young man's choosing his 
life work while in college, a series of addresses on "Life 
Work" has been arranged and prominent men of each profes- 
sion are invited to address the Association from time to time 
on their respective professions. 

An annual revival is held some time in the year, lasting 
more than a week, which results in leading young men to 
Christ each year. During the current year a spiritual life con- 



44 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

ference led by Rev. L. L. Evans, Waco, Texas, contributed 
very much to the religious life of the students. 

The Association sends yearly a delegation to the South- 
ern Students' Conference at Blue Ridge, North Carolina. 
Since the ten days of the Convention are assiduously devoted 
to discussing Association work and problems, the delegates 
always return enthusiastic and zealous for doing Christian 
service. 

The work of the Association is carried on by the students; 
each man has his part to do according to the plan of the organ- 
ization. The President, elected by the members, appoints 
chairmen of nine committees, each composed of three or more 
men. It is the duty of the Publicity Committee to advertise 
all meetings, and secure good attendance. The Membership 
Committee meets all new students as they arrive, and gives 
them any information desired concerning College, boarding 
facilities, etc. Afterward this committee calls on each stu- 
dent and urges him to become a member of the Association. 
The Reception Committee has charge of College Night, and 
any other entertainment that the Association may choose to 
give during the year. The object of College Night is to make 
the students acquainted with one another and to interest the 
new man in the different phases of College life. The Em- 
ployment Committee assists deserving students in getting em- 
ployment for their spare time. The City Mission Committee 
has charge of work in different parts of the city. The Devo- 
tional Committee provides leaders, and the Music Committee, 
whose Chairman is the treasurer of the Association, collects 
the annual dues and raises funds sufficient for meeting cur- 
rent expenses. 

But most important are the Bible Study and Mission 
Study Committees. Bible study groups are formed at the dor- 
mitories and at the boarding houses. The students engage 
in daily Bible reading and meet for one hour each week, for 
discussion. The Mission Study Committee arranges courses 
in biographies of missionaries in various mission fields and 
secures leaders for the various classes. A student Volunteer 
Band is organized and is active in preparation for mission 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 45 

work. Delegates are sent each year to the Volunteer Con- 
vention, and the College Is now represented in the foreign 
field by a number of efficient missionaries. 

The Y. M. C. A. is back of every phase of College life, 
and it is expected that every student will identify himself with 
the organization. 

THE YOUNG WOMEN'S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION 

The Young Women's Christian Association plays the same 
part in the lives of the young women of the college as is played 
by the Y. M. C. A. in the lives of the men. It exerts a pro- 
found influence for good on the whole college. 

Religious services are held by the Y. W. C. A. each week, 
a period being set apart in the college programme of exercises 
for that purpose. The Association sends each year a delegate 
to Blue Ridge. The girls of the college have in the Y. W. C. A. 
all the advantages offered by that organization in the best col- 
leges for women. 

The Freshman Commission constitutes those who are In 
training for position as future officers of the Association. 

LITERARY SOCIETIES 

Two large halls have been provided for the Literary So- 
cieties organized for the purpose of improvement in debate, 
declamation, composition and acquaintance with the methods 
of deliberative bodies. These societies are conducted by the 
students under constitutions and by-laws of their own fram- 
ing. They are named respectively, the Galloway and the La- 
mar Societies, and contribute greatly to the improvement of 
their members. 

Representatives chosen from the societies engaged in in- 
tercollegiate debate with teams from the other colleges of the 
state and also other institutions. In recent years there have 
been debates with Emory University, Birmingham Southern 
College, Vanderbilt University, Centenary College, and others. 
In 192 5-' 26 Millsaps debate teams won every one of the six 



46 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

debates engaged in, and since that time have won a majority 
of their contests. 

STUDENT PUBLICATIONS 

There are two literary publications which have an excel- 
lent standing among the student publications of the South, 
viz., the Purple and White, the campus weekly, and the Col- 
lege annual, the Bobashela. In 1925, a volume entitled "Mill- 
saps Verse" was published by the students and has received 
high commendation. 

HONORARY FRATERNITIES 

Student leadership in college activities is signalized and 
rewarded by election to various honorary fraternities. Liter- 
ary ability among the men of the college leads to member- 
ship in the Kit-Kat Chapter of the national literary frater- 
nity, Sigma Upsilon. Similar ability among the co-eds leads 
to membership in Chi Delta Phi, a national literary honor so- 
ciety for women. Excellence in scholarship is given recog- 
nition by election to Eta Sigma. Pi Kappa Delta recognizes 
the leaders in oratory and debate at Millsaps. Student lead- 
ership, of whatever kind, is recognized by membership in 
Omicron Delta Kappa, an intercollegiate leadership fraternity. 
Membership in this organization is regarded as a great honor. 
Excellence in dramatics at Millsaps, as manifested by partici- 
pation in the dramas presented by the Millsaps Players, leads 
to association with Alpha Psi Omega, the youngest honorary 
fraternity on the campus and one of the livest. Such honors 
as those mentioned above are much sought after in our insti- 
tution, and cause students to attain a high degree of excel- 
lence in their chosen fields of student activity. 

MUSICAL ORGANIZATIONS 

For a number of years there have been two excellent glee 
clubs, the men's glee club under the direction of Dr. A. P. 
Hamilton, and the women's glee club under the direction of 
Miss Magnolia Simpson. An excellent band has been organ- 
ized, the student body raising some $1200.00 for Instruments 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 47 

and equipment, and under the leadership of Mr. J. G. Leon- 
ard it has made rapid progress. The students of the Fine Arts 
Department have organized the Beethoven Club, and presented 
some excellent programs, privately and publicly. 

Several other voluntary organizations, such as the Science 
Club, give expressions to collateral scholarly interests outside 
the regular curriculum. 

ATHLETICS 

Millsaps College is a member of the Southern Intercolle- 
giate Athletic Association, and takes part in all intercollegiate 
games. Games and sports of all kinds are under the special 
direction of the General Athletic Association, a student organi- 
zation, whose object is to promote this class of physical exer- 
cise. The faculty exercises a general advisory control en- 
deavoring to foresee and avert dangerous tendencies or excess 
in physical exercises while giving to the students as far as 
possible, entire liberty of management; a strict limit is placed 
upon the character of the intercollegiate games and the num- 
ber played away from the College. 

The Athletic Director has supervision of all intercolle- 
giate teams and conducts mass games and interclass leagues 
that enlist a large percentage of the students in some form 
of active participation in athletics. For those who report 
regularly two hours a week for exercise, under the instruc- 
tion of the Athletic Director, a scholastic credit of one session- 
hour is granted. 

BOARDING FACILITIES 

Students of Millsaps College, as a rule arrange for their 
living in one of two ways. 

1. There are eight small cottages, in which students can 
room at reduced cost. These cottages are provided with the 
same furniture provided for dormitory rooms. The cottages 
are admirably situated on the eastern side of the campus. The 
rooms are sufficiently large to accommodate two students 
each. The room rental per student in the cottages is $27.00 



48 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

per year in advance or $15.00 per half year in advance. 
Lights, fuel, and water are furnished except to families using 
apartments. Students wishing to engage a room in one of 
the cottages should write Mr. V. B. Hathorn, at the college. 

2. In the dormitories the expense will be approximate- 
ly $22.00 to $25.00 per month including room, light, steam 
heat, board, matron's services, and hospital facilities. The 
dining room is conducted on the cooperative plan. During 
1927-1928 the cost amounted to approximately $17.00 per 
month. Students may room in the cottages and take their 
meals at the college dormitory. There are Christian homes 
where students may get rooms without board. In such cases 
the students may get meals at the college dormitory or at pri- 
vate homes. 

3. Since the formation of the Whitworth-Millsaps Sys- 
tem and the recent development of a number of excellent 
State Junior colleges in Mississippi, the number of women 
students in the junior and senior classes of Millsaps has in- 
creased to such an extent that the college has provided liv- 
ing quarters for women. This is at present done in a num- 
ber of cottage homes providing accommodations for twelve 
to fifteen young women. These are comfortably furnished 
and in each is provided reception rooms and apartment for a 
house mother. All non resident women students will be re- 
quired to reside in the homes provided by the college and to 
conform to the regulations of the dean of women. Room 
rent in these homes is $90.00 per year and board $20.00 per 
month. 

THE DORMITORIES 

Pounder's Hall is a three story structure, beautifully lo- 
cated on the east campus facing State Street. At the South 
end of the campus and overlooking the city with the beautiful 
dome of the New Capitol in the foreground are Burton Hall 
and Galloway Hall. These handsome buildings with their 
columned porticoes are connected by a colonnade. 

The great dining room is unusually fine and is separated 
from the large kitchens by a commodious serving room. A 



MILfLSAPS COLLEGE 49 

feature which will be greatly appreciated by the students is 
a large common room where the boys may gather for a social 
hour. 

Millsaps now is able to offer dormitories equal in all their 
appointments to the best to be found in any institution in this 
section. Each student should bring with him four sheets for 
a single bed, blankets, or quilts, a pillow with cases, and six 
towels. 

No change of rooms will be allowed except by permission 
of the President. 

Early reservation should be made if a student wishes to 
be assured of a room. A deposit of §5.00 must accompany a 
request for a reservation. Students entering college for the 
first time are entitled to reserve a room upon payment of the 
Registration fee of $15.00. 

A home for young women on the College campus under 
the supervision of the Matron and the Dean of Women has 
been provided and newly furnished, and adequate provision 
will be made to accommodate all out of town young women 
who are accepted. 

MEMORIAL CX)TTAGES 

The friends of the late Rev. John A. Ellis, of the Missis- 
sippi Conference, and the Rev. J. H. Brooks, of North Mis- 
sissippi Conference, have built two cottages for the accommo- 
dation of students. These homes are named respectively, the 
John A. Ellis, and J. H. Brooks Cottage. 

MATRICULATION 

The various departments are under the direction of pro- 
fessors who are responsible for the systems and methods pur- 
sued. 

The session begins on the second Wednesday of Septem- 
ber and continues with recess of about ten days at Christmas, 
until the first Tuesday in June. The first two days of the 
session are given to registration and all students, both old and 



50 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

new, are required during that time to place their names upon 
the books of the College and the rolls of their respective 
classes. Lecture courses begin Friday, and absences will be 
recorded against any student not present from the opening 
lecture of each course. 

EXAMINATIONS 

The examinations in each class are held in writing. Oral 
examinations are held in some departments but they are aux- 
iliary to the written examinations, which in conjunction with 
the class standing, as determined by the daily work of the 
student, are the main tests of the student's proficiency. 

REPORTS 

Reports are sent at the close of each nine weeks to the 
parent or guardian of each student. These reports give the 
number of excused and unexcused absences from lectures, 
and indicate, as nearly as practicable, the nature of the prog- 
ress made by him in his work at the College. 

REGISTRATION OF NEW STUDENTS 

Applicants seeking admission to the College for the first 
time should present themselves to the Registrar of the College 
at his office in the main building promptly at 9:00 o'clock on 
the opening day, September 16th. In each instance a certifi- 
cate of good moral character, signed by the proper official of 
the institution attended during the previous session, or by 
some persons of known standing, must be sent to the Regis- 
trar at least two weeks before the opening of the session. 
Each candidate who satisfies these requirements and those 
for admission by certificate or examination will be furnished 
with a card containing the courses offered, from which he 
may select those which he proposes to pursue during the ses- 
sion. The card must then be carried to the Bursar, who will, 
after the College fees have been paid to him, sign the card. 
Registration is incomplete unless the registration card is 
signed by both the Registrar and the Bursar. On payment of 
these fees the applicant will be admitted to classes. 



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DELAYED REGISTRATION 

Students are not permitted to delay their registration 
through carelessness or for inadequate reasons. Any student 
new or old, who fails to present himself for registration dur- 
ing the first two days of the session will be admitted to regis- 
tration only upon the consent of the President, and will be 
required to pay a special fee of |3.00. 

RESIDENCE, ATTENDANCE, AND GRADES 

_ The Academic year begins on the morning of the second 
Wednesday of September and continues for thirty-six weeks. 
Thanksgiving Day is a holiday, and there is a Christmas re- 
cess of about ten days. 

Attendance is required of each student throughout the 
session, with the exception of the days above indicated, unless 
he has received permission to be temporarily absent, or to 
withdraw before its close. Leave of absence is granted by the 
Faculty or President for sufficient reasons, and must in every 
case be obtained in advance. While in residence each student 
is required to attend regularly all lectures and other pre- 
scribed exercises and all examinations in the courses which he 
pursues, (unless excused for cause), and in every way to con- 
form to the regulations of the College. 

Absence from the College is permitted only upon the 
leave of the President, obtained in every case in advance. 
But leave of absence for purposes of accompanying the ath- 
letic teams, debating teams and all other recognized clubs 
will not be granted except to officers and members of the 
organizations. 

Absence of athletic teams and other student organiza- 
tions is provided for by Faculty regulations. 

Absence from any class is not excused except for sickness 
or like providential cause. But absences, whether excused or 
not, from one-fourth or more of the recitation periods in any 
term will result in proportionate decrease of credits allowed. 

Absence from examinations will not be excused except 
for sickness on day of examination, attested by a physician's 



52 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

certificate, or other cause which the Faculty by special order 
may approve. An unexcused absence or presentation of an 
unpledged paper is counted as a total failure in the examina- 
tion in which it occurs. A student whose absence from ex- 
amination is excused is admitted to the special examination 
ordered by the Faculty. 

Change of Classes. 

Students cannot change classes or drop classes or take up 
new classes except by the consent of the Faculty. 

The grade of the student in any class, either for a semes- 
ter or for the session is determined by the combined class 
standing and the result of examination. If the combined 
grade is below 70 the student is required to repeat the course. 

Those delinquent in two or more subjects are required to 
report to study hall from 7:30 to 9:30 in the evening of the 
following two weeks. 

Class standing in any course is determined by the regu- 
larity of attendance of the student upon lectures and labora- 
tory or other similar exercises where included in the course 
in question and by the faithful performance of his work as 
indicated by the answers when questioned, by written exer- 
cises, note books, the faithful performance of laboratory or 
other similar work, etc. Students are regarded by the facul- 
ty as under the law of honor in matters affecting class stand- 
ing or in examinations. The grade for passing in any course 
is 70 per cent. For quality requirements see page 68. 

Withdrawals. 

Voluntary withdrawals from the College require the writ- 
ten consent of the Faculty or President. 

Enforced withdrawal is inflicted by the Faculty for ha- 
bitual delinquency in class, habitual idleness or any other 
fault which prevents the student from fulfilling the purpose 
for which he should have come to College. 

The College reserves the right to cancel the registration 
of any student at any time. In such a case, the prorata por- 
tion of board, room rent, and tuition will be returned. 



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It is the purpose of the Extension department as far as 
possible to make the resources of the college available for 
people in their homes. Many who aspire to self-culture have 
not the means or the inclination to come to college for it. 
To such the Extension Department holds out a helping hand. 

The college has a valuable equipment of books, buildings, 
and trained instructors. It is the privilege of the people to 
call for such service as the college can render; it is the duty 
and privilege of the college to devise ways and means for 
placing its service at the disposal of the people. 

AID TO IMETHODIST RflNISTERS 

Library Extension Service. — One of the most effective 
ways in which we are serving the ministers of Mississippi is in 
placing the books of our library subject to their call. We not 
only do this free of charge but we pay postage one way on any 
book that may be ordered from us. Books may be kept out 
for the period of one month. 

AID TO HIGH SCHOOL PLTIL8 AND TEACHERS 

Debates and Public Speaking. — The Extension Depart- 
ment provides assistance for high school pupils in the selection 
of speeches and in the preparation of debates. 

Lectures and Conimencenient Orators. — Members of the 
College faculty are available for lectures and public speeches 
on commencement anniversaries, and other public occasions. 

Judges and Referees for High School Contests. — On short 
notice the Extension Department can provide properly quali- 
fied judges and referees for high school contests, athletic and 
literary. 

AID TO CLUB WOMEN 

Lectures and Advice. — Members of the College faculty 
from time to time lecture before women's clubs. We are in 
position to provide assistance in the planning and preparation 
of club programs. 

Address the Director for further information. 



54 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

CONDUCT 

The rules of the College require from every student de- 
corous, sober and upright conduct as long as he remains a 
member of the College, whether he be within its precincts or 
not. 

They require from the student regular and diligent appli- 
cation to his studies, and regular attendance upon chapel. 

Drinking, gambling, and dissoluteness are strictly forbid- 
den, and any student found guilty of them is punished by sus- 
pension or expulsion. 

Firearms. 

The keeping of firearms by the students is strictly for- 
bidden. 

Visiting the City at Night. 

Students who are delinquent in their studies are forbid- 
den to visit the town, or other places away from the College at 
night, without permission from the President. 

Delinquency. 

Reports are made each two weeks of all those failing dur- 
ing the preceding two weeks in each subject. The names of 
those delinquent are posted and notice is sent to the parent or 
guardian. 

Those students who do not pass in as many as three sub- 
jects during a semester, except Freshmen, who must pass two 
subjects and make 60 in a third for the first semester shall 
be dismissed from College. 

Demerit System. 

1. The demerit system is used. Demerits are incurred by 
unexcused absence from class, chapel, and for other vio- 
lations of the college regulations, such as hazing and oth- 
er offences. 

2. When a student has received an aggregate of thirty-five 
demerits he is called before the Faculty and warned. A 
notice of the same will be sent to his parent or guardian. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 59 

class, who shall have made the highest general average for 
the year, subject to the following conditions: 

(a) He must be a regular student, with not less than 
sixteen hours per week, and must have made at least 75 in 
each of the subjects studied. 

(b) He must have been an active member of the College 
Young Men's Christian Association, and one of the College 
Literary Societies, and an active participant in at least one 
form of athletic activity in the College Atheltic Association. 

(c) He must agree to work assigned by the President 
of the College. 

II. The student to whom the Scholarship is awarded 
shall receive Two Hundred Dollars ($200.00) due and payable 
one-half at the beginning of the session, and one-half on Feb- 
ruary 1st. 

PRIZES 

Prizes are awarded for excellence In: 

I. Scholarship. 

1. The Founder's Medal. 

2. The Bourgeois Medal . 

3. The Ida V. Sharp Medal. 

n. Oratorj-. 

The John C. Carter Medal. 

in. Essay Writing. 

1. The Clark Medal. 

2. The D. A. R. Medal. 

IV. Declamation. 

The Buie Medal. 

Conditions of the Awarding of Medals 

1. The Founder's Medal is to be awarded annually to 
the member of the Senior Class who has made the highest 
average throughout the four years of the College course. 



60 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

2. The Bourgeois Medal is awarded annually to the 
member of the Freshman, Sophomore, or Junior Class who 
has made the highest record for the year. Such student must 
have satisfied all entrance conditions, must be a candidate for 
a degree, and must have taken a minimum of fifteen hours of 
College work during the year in which the medal is awarded 
to him. No student who has won this medal can compete 
for it again. 

3. The Ida V. Sharp Medal in English is awarded to the 
member of the Senior Class who has the highest record in his 
English Course. The candidate must have had at least twelve 
hours in English. 

4. The John C. Carter Medal for Oratory is awarded an- 
nually, and is limited to members of the Senior Class in the 
Academic Department. 

5. The Clark Medal is awarded annually for the best 
essay presented by any College student; but no student can 
successfully compete for this medal more than one time. 

6. The D. A. R. Medal, established and maintained by 
the Ralph Humphreys Chapter of the Daughters of the Amer- 
ican Revolution, is awarded annually to any student who has 
had American History, who shall have written the best essay 
on some patriotic subject, the subject being chosen by the pro- 
fessor of history. No one who has won this medal may com- 
pete for it. 

7. The Buie Medal is open to members of the Freshman 
and Sophomore Classes, but it cannot be taken by any student 
more than one time. 

MEDALS AWARDED AT THE COMMENCEMENT OF 1930 

Founders Medal Bessie Cook 

Bourgeois Medal Marnee Alford 

John C. Carter Medal ..J. W. Alford 

Buie Medal Walter Bivins 

Clark Essay Medal H. C. Currie 

D. A. R. Medal _.K. F. Hill 



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Commencement Debate Medal No Award 

Tribbett Scholarship W. N. Miller 

Ida V. Sharp Medal Leone Shotwell 

DONATIONS TO LIBRARY, 19S0-'81 

Cokesbury Press — 33 volumes. 

Methodist Pub. House — 43 volumes and pamphlets. 

Feild Cooperative Association — 12 volumes. 

Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Nesbitt — 16 volumes. 

Rev. M. L. Burton — 129 volumes. 

Lanier Hunt — 15 volumes. 

Prof. T. K. MacDonnell — 10 volumes. 

Prof. Ross H. Moore — 67 volumes. 

Dr. J. M. Sullivan — 4 volumes. 

Prof. H. Conrad Blackwell — 2 volumes. 

Mrs. M. C. Kemmerer — 2 volumes. 

Modern Foreign Language Study — 3 volumes. 

Am. Council on Education — 3 volumes. 

Carnegie Endowment for Inter. Peace — 2 volumes. 

The following donated one volume each: 

David Philipson; Ralph Bearer Strassburger; Richard 
Whitney; Wm. and Mary College Library; Charles H. Brough; 
W. L. Duren; Jessie Wiseman Gibbs; E. H. H. Simmons; 
Grady Tarbutton; Dr. D. M. Key; John W. Finch; Trustees 
and Faculty of Emory University; R. L. Bedford; Dr. George 
Currie; Carl F. Krafft; Pan-American Union. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 63 



PART ni. 

ACADEMIC SCHOOLS 

FACULTY 



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DAVID MARTIN KEY, M.A., Ph.D., LL.D., 
President. 

JOHN MAGRUDER SULLIVAN, M.A., Ph.D., 
Professor of Chemistry and Geology. 

GEORGE LOTT HARRELL, B.S., M.S., 
Professor of Physics and Astronomy. 

J. REESE LIN, B.A., M.A., 
Professor of Philosophy and History. 

BENJAMIN ERNEST MITCHELL, M.A., Ph.D., 
Professor of Mathematics. 

DAVID MARTIN KEY, M.A., Ph.D., LL.D., 
Professor of Ancient Languages. 

ALFRED PORTER HAMILTON, M.A., Ph.D., 

Professor of Latin and German and Head of the 

Department of Ancient Languages. 

ALBERT GODFREY SANDERS, B.A., M.A., 
Professor of Romance Languages. 

* MILTON CHRISTIAN WHITE, B.A., M.A., 
Professor of English. 

GEORGE HUDDLESTON, M. A., LL.D., 
Associate Professor of Greek and Latin, Emeritus. 

ROSS HENDERSON MOORE, M.S., M.A., 
Assistant Professor of History. 

BENJAMIN ORMOND VAN HOOK, B.A., M.A.. 
Assistant Professor of Mathematics. 

*CLINTON LYLE BAKER, B.S., M.S.. 
Assistant Professor of Biology. 

ELIZABETH CRAIG, B.A., M.A.. 
Assistant Professor of French. 



* Absent on leave. 



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MAGNOLIA SIMPSON, B.A., M.A., 
Assistant Professor of Latin. 

CHARLES FRANKLIN NESBITT, B.A.. B.D., 
Associate Professor of Religion. 

• NEWTON CLIFFORD YOUNG, B.A., 
Instructor in English. 

HENRY CONRAD BLACKWELL, Ph.B., M.A., 
Associate Professor of Religion. 

MRS. LEO B. ROBERTS, B.A., M.A., 
Assistant Professor of English. 

• GRADY TARBUTTON, B.S., M.S., 
Instructor in Chemistry. 

FRANK COLBERT JENKINS, B.S., M.A., 
Professor of Education. 

LAWRENCE EUSTACE LEAVER, B.S., in Education. M.A., 
Assistant Professor of Education. 

MRS. J. L. ROBERTS, A.B., B.M., 
Director of Piano. 

FRANK SLATER, B.M., 
Director of Voice. 

DAVID HORACE BISHOP, M.A., LL.D., 
Professor of English. 

* CORA SESSIONS, B.A., M.A.. 
Instructor in Spanish. 

ANNIE OLIVIA HARMON, B.A., M.A., 
Assistant Professor of English. 



Deceased. 



* Third term 1929-'30. 



• Absent on leave. 



66 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

ROBERT RAYMOND HAYNES, B.A., M.A., 
Assistant Professor of History. 

NUMA FRANCIS WILKERSON, A.B., M.A. 
Assistant Professor of Biology. 

MRS. HENRY W. COBB, B.A., 
Instructor In Spanish. 

Assistants in History 

MISS THOMPSON 

MR. PATTON 

MISS DOBYNS 

MISS HUTCHISON 

Laboratory Assistants in Chemistry 

MR. HILL 

MR. HINES 

MISS WEEMS 



Laboratory Assistants in Biology 

MR. BISHOP 
MR. VINCENT 



Assistants in Mathematics 

MR. W. N. MILLER 

MR. HARRELL 

MR. OWEN 

Assistants in English 

MISS WACASTER 
MRS. BUTLER 
MR. NEWELL 

MISS KING 
MR. MARTIN 

Assistants in Religion 

MR. SLAY 
MR. TWITCHELL 



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Assistants in Education 

MR. LEWIS 
MISS HEALD 

Assistants in Physical Education 

MR. HALE 
MR. VINING 

Assistants in Physics 

MR. W. K. BRADLEY 
MR. PENNEBAKER 

The Academic Schools comprise the Departments of Lan- 
guages, Mathematics, Science, History, Social Science, Litera- 
ture, Philosophy, Education, and Religious Education. In 
the courses of these departments is comprised the work of the 
College with the degrees of Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of 
Science. 

B. A. Degree. 

The Bachelor of Arts Course offers special instruction in 
the departments of Ancient and Modern Languages. 

B. S. Degree. 

The Bachelor of Science Course offers special work in 
Chemistry, Biology, Physics and Mathematics. 

A full outline of the required and the elective studies of- 
fered for the degrees of Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of 
Science is given in the pages following this announcement. 

One hundred and twenty-eight semester hours are re- 
quired for graduation both for the B.A. and B.S. degrees. 
Specific courses are prescribed in the Freshman and the Soph- 
omore classes, including alternative courses offered in ancient 
and modern languages. All the courses in the Senior and 
almost all in the Junior class are elective. 

The usual course is 32 semester hours for each year. 
Not fewer than 24 semester hours nor more than 38 semester 



68 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

hours may be taken in a year, unless by express permission of 
the President and Faculty. 

A student who makes a grade of 70% in a subject will 
be advanced in that subject, but a certain number of quality 
points is requisite for advancement from one class to the next 
higher class. The student must have six quality points to be 
classed as a Sophomore, 22 to be classed as a Junior, 42 to be 
classed as a Senior, and 64 for graduation. The completion 
of any college course with a grade of 80% for one semester 
shall entitle a student to one quality point for each semester 
hour, and the completion of a course with a grade of 90% for 
the semester shall entitle a student to two quality points for 
each semester hour. 

HONORS 

A student who has earned 160 quality points during his 
course shall be graduated with "honors"; one who has earned 
256 quality points shall be graduated with "high honors." 

General Outline of Degree Courses, by Groups 

(All credits are in semester hours). 

B.A. B.S. 

S. S. 
Hrs. Hrs. 

Group I English 12 12 

Group II Foreign Languages 18 12 

Group III Mathematics 6 12 

Group IV Science 12 20 

Group V Social Science 6 6 

Group VI Philosophy 6 

Group VII Religion 6 6 

Group VII Physical Training 2 2 

DETAILED COURSES FOR THE B.A. DEGREE 

Freshman 

English 11, 12 6 S. hours 

Latin 11, 12 or Greek 11, 12 6 

Mathematics 11, 12 6 



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♦History 11, 12 or Foreign Language 11, 12 or 

Religion 11, 12 12 

Physical Training 11, 12 2 



32 S. hours 

English 21, 21 6 S. hours 

Latin 21, 22 or Greek 21, 22 6 

Chemistry 11, 12 or Physics 11, 12 or Biol. 11, 12 or 

Biol. 21, 22 6 

For Language 11, 12 or Hist. 11, 12 or Rel. 11, 12 6 
Elective 6 



30 S. hours 

Junior 

Philosophy 6 S. hours 

Elective 28 S. hours 



34 S. hours 

Senior 

Elective 32 S. hours 



32 S. hours 

DETAILED COURSES FOR THE B.S. DEGREE 
Freshman 

^Religion 11, 12 6 S. hours 

English 11, 12 6 

Modern Language 11, 12 6 

Mathematics 11, 12 -.. 6 

History 11, 12 6 

Physical Training 11, 12 2 



32 S. hours 



* Twelve semester hours must be selected from the three sub- 
jects. The subject not taken must be taken in sophomore. 
*May be taken Sophomore. 



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Sophomore 

English 21, 22 .- - 6 S. hours 

Modern Language 21, 22. _ 6 

Mathematics 21, 22 .- 6 

Chemistry 21, 22 , 8 

Elective 6 



32 S. hours 

Jnnior 

Physics 11, 12 6 S. hours 

Chemistry 31, 32 and Chemistry 41, 42 or Biology 

21, 22 6. 

Elective 20 _^ ^ 

32 S. hours 
Senior 
Elective 32 S. hours 

In addition to taking the prescribed work for the degree 
the student must major to the extent of 24 hours in one of 
the following departments: 

Ancient Languages. 

Religion. 

Chemistry and Geology. 

Education. 

English. 

History. 

Mathematics. 

Mathematics and Astronomy. 

Philosophy (including Education 1). 

Romance Languages. 

Social Sciences. 

Physics and Astronomy. 

Other majors may be arranged on consultation with heads 
of departments and by consent of the faculty. 

If a language is chosen as an alternative In a language 
group at least twelve semester hours in that language will be 
required to satisfy the language requirements of that group. 
In no case will it be allowed to combine six semester hours of 



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71 



one language with six semester hours of another language and 
offer the combination in satisfaction of the language require- 
ments of a group. 





ELECTIVE 


COURSES 






Semester 




Semester 


First Semester 


Hours 


Second Semester 


Hours 


Astronomy 11 


3 


Astronomy 12 


3 


Astronomy 21 


3 


Astronomy 22 


3 


Astronomy 31 


3 


Astronomy 3 2 


3 


Biology Al 


4 


Biology A2 


4 


Biology 11 


3 


Biology 12 


3 


Biology 31 


1 


Biology 32 


1 


Biology 41 


3 


Biology 42 


3 


Biology 51 


3 


Biology 52 


3 


Biology 61 


3 


Biology 62 


3 


Biology 71 


3 


Biology 72 


3 


Chemistry 51 


2 


Chemistry 52 


2 


Chemistry 61 


3 


Chemistry 62 


3 


Chemistry 71 


2 


Chemistry 72 


2 


Chemistry 81 


2 


Chemistry 82 


2 


Chemistry 91 


2 


Chemistry 9 2 


2 


Education 11 


3 


Education 12 


3 


Education 21 


3 


Education 22 


3 


Education 31 


3 


Education 32 


3 


Education 41 


3 


Education 42 


3 


Education 51 


3 


Education 52 


3 


Education 61 


3 


Education 62 


3 


Education 71 


3 


Education 72 


3 


English 31 


3 


English 32 


3 


English 41 


3 


English 42 


3 


English 51 


3 


English 52 


3 


English 61 


3 


English 62 


3 


English 71 


3 


English 72 


3 


English 81 


3 


English 82 


3 


English 91 


3 


English 92 


3 


French Al 


3 


French A2 


3 


French 31 


3 


French 32 


3 


French 41 


3 


French 42 


3 


Geology 11 


3 


Geology 12 


3 



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Geology 21 
German Al 
German 31 
Greek Al 
Greek 31 
Greek 41 
History 21 
History 31 
History 41 
History 51 
History 61 
Latin Al 
Latin 31 
Latin 41 
Latin 51 
Mathematics 31 
Mathematics 41 
Mathematics 51 
Mathematics 61 
Physical Education 21 
Physical Education 31 
Physics 21 
Physics 31 
Physics 41 
Physics 51 
Physics 61 
Religion 21 
Religion 31 
Religion 41 
Religion 51 
Religion 61 
Religion 71 
Religion 81 
Social Science 11 
Social Science 21 
Social Science 31 
Social Science 41 
Spanish Al 
Spanish 31 
Spanish 41 



3 Geology 22 

3 German A2 

3 German 32 

3 Greek A 2 

3 Greek 32 

3 Greek 42 

3 History 22 

3 History 32 

3 History 42 

3 History 52 

3 History 62 

3 Latin A 2 

3 Latin 32 

3 Latin 42 

3 Latin 52 

3 Mathematics 32 

3 Mathematics 42 

3 Mathematics 52 

3 Mathematics 62 

2 Physical Education 22 

2 Physical Education 32 
1 Physics 22 

3 Physics 32 
3 Physics 42 
3 Physics 52 
3 Physics 62 
3 Religion 22 
3 Religion 32 
3 Religion 42 
3 Religion 52 
3 

3 Religion 72 

3 Religion 82 

3 Social Science 12 

3 Social Science 22 

3 Social Science 32 

3 Social Science 42 

3 Spanish A2 

3 Spanish 32 

3 Spanish 42 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 73 

DETAILED STATEMENTS REGARDING THE SEVERAL 
DEPARTMENTS 

The Departments comprising the Course of Instruction are: 

I. The Department of Ancient Languages. 

IL The Department of Biology, 

III. The Department of Chemistry. 

IV. The Department of Education. 
V. The Department of English. 

VI. The Department of Geology. 

VII. The Department of German. 

VIII. The Department of History. 

IX. The Department of Mathematics. 

X. The Department of Philosophy. 

XL The Department of Physical Education. 

XII. The Department of Physics and Astronomy. 

XIII. The Department of Religion. 

XIV. The Department of Romance Languages. 
XV. The Department of Social Sciences. 

XVI. The Department of Music. 



74 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

I. DEPARTMENT OF ANCIENT LiANGUAGES 

PROFESSOR HAMILTON 

PROFESSOR KEY 

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR HUDDLESTON * 

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR SIMPSON 

It is believed that the mastery of these highly inflected 
languages will effect the purposes aimed at in education in 
the following ways: 

Constant drill in the processes of correlation, comparison, 
discrimination and classification of the phenomena of lan- 
guage is required, both in the study of inflection and syntax 
and in translation. This drill affords a most rigorous exer- 
cise in correct scientific method and produces habits and re- 
flexes of accuracy, efficiency and system. 

A first hand acquaintance with the language and modes 
of expression of the ancients and with the evolution of literary 
forms lays open a field of knowledge that is essential to a full 
understanding of modern life and literature. 

Intimate contact with the very words which express the 
best ideals and aspirations of those great spirits whose influ- 
ence has been most abiding and formative in our world should 
shape the character to fine and worthy purposes. 

LATIN 

Al. Grammar review. 

A2. Selected orations from Cicero, This course is a pre-re- 
quisite to Latin I if only two units in Latin are offered. 
When so taken it gives three hours elective credit. 

11. Vergil. Selections from the Aeneid. Three hours, first 
semester. 

12. Livy, Books I and II. Three hours, second semester. 

Miss Simpson. 
This course given in 1931-32. 

* Emeritus. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 75 

11. Vergil, Selections from Aeneld. Three hours, first se- 
mester. 

12. Latin Poetry. Three hours, second semester. 

Miss Simpson. 
This course given in 1932-33. 

21. Horace, Selected Odes and Epodes. Three hours, first 
semester. Plautus. Petronius, Cena Trimalchionis. 
Three hours, second semester. 

Dr. Hamilton, 

22. Ovid, Selections. 

a. Horace, Odes and Epodes. Three hours, first semes- 
ter. Petronius. Three hours, second semester. 

31. a. Juvenal, Satires. Three hours, first semester. 

32. b. Elegiac Poets. 

c. Tacitus, Annals, Books XII-XIC. Three hours, second 
semester. This course given in 1929-3 0. 
Dr. Hamilton. 

41, 42. Roman drama. History of the Roman Drama with 
extensive reading in Plautus, Terence and Seneca. Three 
hours throughout the year. 

Courses 31, 32 and 41, 42 are given in alternate years. 

51. A course in methods of teaching Caesar, Cicero and 
Vergil. Especially designed for teachers and prospec- 
tive teachers in high schools. This course is offered as 
a Senior elective; as such it may be counted in satisfac- 
tion of the requirements for teacher's license. Three 
semester hours. 

61. Roman Private Life. Three hours, first semester. 

62. Greek and Roman Mythology and Prose Composition. 
Three hours, second semester. This course is offered as 
an elective. 

Miss Simpson. 

GREEK 

Al, A2. Thorough mastery of the forms and syntax. Intro- 
duction to Greek by Crosby and Shaeffer, This course 



76 MILLS APS COLLEGE 

which Is given under the supervision of the head of the 
department may be counted as elective. Or it may be 
used to satisfy the entrance requirements in foreign lan- 
guages. Three hours throughout year. 
Dr. Hamilton. 

11, 12, Xenophon's Anabasis, Books I-IV. 

Review of verb inflection and systematic study of syn- 
tax. Exercises in sight translation and in reading with- 
out translation. The writing of simple prose. 
Constant effort is made to form proper habits of study 
in translation, without which no great progress can be 
made in ability to read. Three hours throughout year. 
Dr. Hamilton. 

21, 22. Select Orations of Lysias. Plato's Apology and Crito. 
History of Greek Literature. 

Prose composition based on text read. Three hours, 
throughout year. 

Dr. Key. 

81, 32. Thucydides, Book VIII; Herodotus, Book VI and VII. 
Selections from the New Testament. 

41, 42. Sophocles' Electra or Antigone; Aeschylus' Agamem- 
mon; Aristophanes' The Clouds and Plutus. Study of, 
the development of the Greek Drama. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 77 

II. DEPART]VIENT OF BIOLOGY 

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR WILKERSON 
MR. BISHOP 
MR. VINCENT 

The courses offered in this department are designed to 
give the student a general knowledge of the fundamental 
principles of plant and animal life. Special courses are of- 
fered to pre-medical students, and other courses of a more 
general nature are offered to students who may anticipate 
majoring in the department. 

Al. General Biology. (Not offered in 1931-32). 

An introductory course intended to give the student a 
knowledge of the general principles of the biology of 
plant and animal life. Laboratory work will consist of 
microscopic and macroscopic examination of typical 
forms. Field work and classification will be empha- 
sized. 

The first semester will be devoted to a general survey of 
the plant kingdom. 

A2. The second semester will be devoted to a general survey 
of the animal kingdom. 

Credit: Eight semester hours. Two lectures and four 

hours laboratory or field work per week. 

(Both semesters must be completed to obtain credit). 

11. General Botany. 

A general course devoted to a study of the nature and 
development of plants. Special emphasis will be placed 
on the morphology, physiology, and life history of plants. 
Laboratory work will consist of microscopic and macro- 
scopic examinations of fresh and preserved material. 
During the first semester the simpler forms of plant life 
such as the Algae, Fungi, Mosses, and Ferns will be 
studied. 

12. During the second semester the seed plants will be stud- 
ied in some detail. 

Credit: Six semester hours. Two lectures and one lab- 
oratory period per week. 



78 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

(Both semesters must be completed to obtain credit). 

21. General Zoology. 

A general course devoted to a study of the nature and 
development of animals. Attention will be given to the 
history of biology, cell morphology and physiology, nu- 
trition, excretion, circulation, reproduction, and heredity. 
The first semester will be devoted to the study of inver- 
tebrate animals. 

22. The second semester will be devoted to the study of ver- 
tebrate forms. The frog is studied in detail with spe- 
cial attention to methods of dissection. 

Credit: Six semester hours. Two lectures and one lab- 
oratory period per week. 
(Both semesters must be completed to obtain credit). 

31. Vertebrate Anatomy. 

This course can be taken only in connection with Biology 
2. The course is designed to meet the needs of pre- 
medical students. Special attention will be given to the 
dissection of vertebrate forms. 

The first semester will be devoted to a detailed dissec- 
tion of some of the lower vertebrate forms. 

32. The second semester will be devoted to a detailed dis- 
section of a few of the higher vertebrate forms. 
Credit: Two semester hours. One laboratory period 
per week. (Both semesters must be completed to obtain 
credit). 

41. General Bacteriology. (Offered the first semester). 

This course Is designed to give a general survey of the 
field of bacteriology. Special attention will be given in 
the preparation of media, cultivation, methods of isola- 
tion, identification, and sterilization. 

Credit: Three semester hours. One lecture and two 
laboratory periods per week. 

Prerequisite: Biology A, 11 and 12, or 21 and 22. 



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42. Comparative Anatomy of Vertebrates. (Offered the sec- 
ond semester). 

A study of the homologies of organ systems of a series 

of vertebrates. This course is designed to further train 

the student in the principles of dissection and to develop 

In him aa appreciation of the significance of structures. 

Laboratory work will be emphasized. 

Credit: Three semester hours. One lecture and two 

laboratory periods per week or three laboratory periods 

per week. 

Prerequisite: Biology 21 and 22. 

51. Histological Technique. (Offered the first semester). 
A survey of tissues of representative animals and plants 
and methods of preparation of microscopic slides. At- 
tention will be given to the principles of killing and fix- 
ing, dehydration, sectioning (free hand and paraffin), 
staining, and mounting of tissues, in the lectures. Much 
will depend upon the ability of the student to carefully 
follow schedules for the above named manipulations with 
precision and accuracy. The student will be allowed 
much freedom in the selection of materials to be worked 
on, so that work of special interest to the student may 
be done by him. 

Prerequisite: Biology A, 11 and 12, or 21 and 22. 

52. Genetics. (Offered the second semester). 

A study of the fundamental principles of variation and 
heredity in plants and animals. 

Credit: Three semester hours. Lectures and recita- 
tions. 
Prerequisite: Biology A, 11 and 12, or 21 and 22. 

61. General Embryologj. (Not offered in 1931-32). 

A study of the development of Amphioxus and the Chick. 
Credit: Three semester hours. Two lectures and one 
laboratory period per week. 
Prerequisite: Biology 21 and 22. 

62. General Physiology. (Offered the second semester). 
This course Is designed to acquaint the student with the 



80 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

essentials of the physiological processes which take place 

in the living organism. A study of the functions of the 

human body will be emphasized. 

Credit: Three semester hours. One lecture and two 

laboratory periods per week. 

Prerequisite: Biology 21 and 22. 

71. Special Poblems. 

This work will allow the student to work on problems 
in which he has a special interest. Much freedom will 
be allowed the student in this work, both in the nature 
of the work and the direction which it will take. Work 
will be done under the direction of the instructor. Reg- 
istration for this course is only with the consent of the 
instructor. 

Credit: Three semester hours. 

72. This Is a continuation of course 71. 
Credit: Three semester hours. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 81 

m. THE DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY 

PROFESSOR SULLIVAN 
INSTRUCTOR PRICE 

Laboratory Assistants 

MR. HILL 

MR. HINES 

MISS WEEMS 

The Department of Chemistry is now well provided for 
in the new and thoroughly modern Science Hall, which was 
recently built as a gift from citizens of Jackson and Hinds 
County at a cost of approximately §200,000.00. There are 
two lecture rooms supplied with tablet-arm chairs fixed in 
elevated rows, improved lecture desks with Alberene stone 
tops and removable down-draft hoods, sliding blackboards 
with separate control for lighting, and other conveniences. 
There are four large laboratories, one for general chemistry 
provided with five double desks eighteen feet long to accom- 
modate 140 students in three sections (and piping roughed-ln 
for two more desks as needed), one for organic and qualita- 
tive work provided with five double desks eighteen feet long 
to accommodate seventy individuals (provision being made 
for expansion), one for quantitative analysis equipped for 
fourteen students, (expansion provided for), and one for in- 
dustrial chemistry. There are three smaller laboratories for 
physical chemistry, nitrogen determinations, and research, re- 
spectively, besides six small laboratory rooms for individual 
and specialized work. All desks have Alberene tops and 
sinks, with lead trough inclined in one direction the entire 
length, and are supplied with an adequate number of outlets 
for water, gas, compressed air, and 110-volt electric current. 

All laboratory hoods are of the high velocity and open- 
type made of Transite board on Alberene shelf supported on 
steel pipe frame, and range from four to eight feet in length. 
Each hood is provided with outlets for water, gas, compressed 
air, and 30-ampere electric current, with separate control for 
lighting fixture attached to ceiling of hood. 

All horizontal drain pipes from chemical laboratories and 
stockrooms are of Duriron. All floors are of "mastic," and 



82 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

lecture-room ceilings are of Masonite board which eliminates 
practically all echo. 

Three stockrooms, one for apparatus, one for inorganic 
and one for organic chemicals, are located on the ground floor 
convenient to a freight elevator. Two departmental stock- 
rooms are located conveniently, one on the main floor and 
connecting by service window directly with the laboratory for 
general chemistry, and the other immediately above with serv- 
ice window connecting directly with the qualitative and or- 
ganic laboratory. The weighing room is located between the 
laboratories for quantitative and physical chemistry. 

Distilled water is supplied by gravity through block-tin 
pipe to laboratories on each floor and to lecture table. 

The seven motors and fans that produce the ventilation 
for hoods and chemical laboratories are located in the attic, 
each motor controlling a separate group of hoods and its oper- 
ation indicated at each control switch by a pilot-light signal. 

The head of the department is provided with a well equip- 
ped office and adjoining private laboratory, which latter con- 
nects directly with his lecture room. 

The work in this department includes one year of Chem- 
istry required of candidates for the B.S. degree, besides other 
courses open to all students who have completed chemistry 1. 

The subjects are taught by recitations and lectures and 
work which each student must perform in the laboratory. The 
laboratories are kept well equipped with apparatus necessary 
to the correct appreciation of the science. Each student has 
his own desk and apparatus, and is closely supervised, so that 
he may not only gain a true idea of the substance under in- 
spection but also train his hands to be careful to the smallest 
detail, and the eye observant of the slightest phenomenon, 
and habits of neatness, skill and economy. Each student will 
be expected to keep accurate notes. In all courses attention 
will be given to chemical calculations, and the use of refer- 
ence books and periodicals will be encouraged. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 83 

11. Inorganic Chemistry. 

The first semester will be devoted to a careful study of 
fundamental principles and laws, the occurrence, prop- 
erties, preparation and uses of the non-metallic elements 
and some of their compounds, and to chemical calcula- 
tions. 

12. Inorganic Chemistry. 

The work of the second semester will include a study of 
metals with special reference to commercial uses and to 
qualitative analysis, and an elementary course in Organic 
Chemistry. 

This is a double course, designed to give the student a 
thorough working knowledge of general chemistry, and 
is elective with Physics 11, 12 and Biology 11, 12, for 
B.A. degrees. It is a prerequisite to either of the other 
courses in chemistry, and is open to Freshmen who are 
registered as pre-medical or pre-engineering students. 
A laboratory course is given in connection with the lec- 
tures, and each student is assigned the preparation of a 
number of elements and compounds, and required to 
note the deportment of various substances with reagents. 
The class each year is given an opportunity to visit cer- 
tain Industrial establishments, as sulphuric acid plant, 
phosphate works, gas works and water works and filtra- 
tion plants. 

Two lecture periods and one laboratory period. Six se- 
mester hours credit. 

Lectures and recitations four semester hours. 

Text-book — College Chemistry (Smith). Laboratory Outline 
(Sullivan). 

Reference Books — Simon, Holleman, Holmes, Bloxman, Mc- 
Coy, Mellor, Slosson, Deming, Holland, Newell, Hale, 
Foster, Gordon. 
A.B. students may substitute courses 21, 22 for 11, 12. 

21. Inorganic Chemistry. 

The first semester will be devoted to a careful study of 
fundamental principles and laws, the occurrence, prop- 



84 MILLS APS COLLEGE 

erties, preparation and uses of the non-metallic elements 
and some of their compounds, and to chemical calcula- 
tions. 

Special attention will be given to valence and the ioniza- 
tion theory. 

22. The work of the second semester will include a study of 
metals with special reference to commercial uses and to 
qualitative analysis, and an elementary course in Or- 
ganic Chemistry. 

This course is designed to give the student a thorough 
working knowledge of general chemistry, and is a pre- 
scribed study of the Sophomore year for the B.S. degree. 
It is a prerequisite to either of the other courses in chem- 
istry, and is open to Freshmen who are registered as 
pre-medical or pre-engineering students. 

A laboratory course is given in connection with the lec- 
tures, and each student is assigned the preparation of a 
number of elements and compounds, and required to 
note the deportment of various substances with reagents. 
The class each year is given an opportunity to visit cer- 
tain industrial establishments, as sulphuric acid plant, 
phosphate works, gas works and water works and filtra- 
tion plants. 

Three lecture hours and one laboratory period. Eight 
semester hours credit. 

Text-book — College Chemistry (Smith). Laboratory Outline 
(Sullivan). 

Reference Books — Simon, Holleman, Holmes, Bloxman, Mc- 
Coy, Mellor, Slosson, Doming, Holland, Newell, Hale, 
Foster, Gordon. 

31. Organic Chemistry. 

The first semester's work will include a study of the 
open-chain compounds, and methods of organic analysis 
and determination of formula. Special attention will be 
given to the alcohols, aldehydes, acids, amines, cynano- 
gen compounds, carbohydrates and other derivatives. 
The study of relationships as shown by rational formula 
wUl be emphasized. 



MILLS APS COLLEGE 85 

32. Organic Chemistry. 

The cyclic compounds will be studied during the second 
semester. The purpose of this course is to furnish a 
somewhat comprehensive knowledge of the carbon com- 
pounds, the instruction being given chiefly by lectures 
illustrated by experiments. 

Some attention is given to physiological chemistry. Stu- 
dents will be expected to consult various works of refer- 
ence. This course, in connection with 3 and 4, will ap- 
peal specially to preliminary dental and medical stu- 
dents. This course and course 3 are elective with Biol- 
ogy 2 for B.S. students, but are required of all pre-medi- 
cal students. Prerequisite: Chemistry 1. 

Lectures and recitations four semester hours. 

Text-Book — Organic Chemistry. (Lowy and Harrow, Mac- 
beth). 

Reference Books — Norris, Bernthsen, Holleman, Perkin, and 
Kipling, Ritcher, Chamberlain, Cohen, Conant, Williams. 

41, 42. Qualitative Analysis. 

This course consists in a systematic analysis of simple 
and compound substances and mixtures with the separa- 
tion and identification of the metal and acid radicals in 
a set of unknowns including some minerals. It is elec- 
tive with an equivalent course in Biology for the B.S. de- 
gree but may be elected by all students who have had 
Chemistry I. The work is not confined to mere test- 
tube exercises, but will include a consideration of the 
application of the ionzation theory to qualitative analy- 
sis. The later part of the course will embrace some 
work in volumetric analysis. Two semester hours. 

Text-Book — Qualitative Analysis. Cornog and Vossburg, 
Brockman. 

Reference Books — Newth, Fresenius, Steiglitz, Perkin, Scott. 

51, 52. Experimental Organic Chemistry. 

This course is planned especially to meet the needs of 
pre-medical students, but is open to all who enter course 



86 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

2, or its equivalent. It will include exercises in purifi- 
cation, analysis, and synthesis of certain carbon com- 
pounds, the determination of melting and boiling points, 
vapor density, and molecular weights, the preparation of 
some coal-tar products, and a few experiments in urine 
and food analysis. Students electing this course must 
elect Chemistry 2. Four semester hours. 

Text-Books — West, Gatterman. 

61. General Chemistry. 

Advanced Course — This course is intended to supplement 
Course 1. Some phase of advanced chemistry — theoret- 
ical, industrial, and historical will be taught. A brief 
study of chemical calculations will be included. The 
course will be varied from time to time, as may be need- 
ed. Pre-medical students may elect physiological Chem- 
istry. 

Lectures and recitations three semester hours. 

Text and Reference Books — Inorganic Chemistry (Mellor), 
History of Chemistry (Moore, Venable), Industrial 
Chemistry (Thorp), American Chemistry (Hale). 

62. Pliysical Chemistry. 

The course will be taught by lectures, recitations and 
experiments. Some attention will be given to atomic 
structure and radioactivity. Three semester hours. 

Text and Reference Books — Physical Chemistry (Jones, Walk- 
er), Experimental Physical Chemistry (Daniels), Out- 
line of Theoretical Chemistry (Getman), The New The- 
ories of Matter and the Atom (Berthoud), Atoms and 
Electrons (Sullivan), Matter and Energy (Windt and 
Smith). 

71, 72. Quantitative Analysis. 

A course in gravimetric and volumetric analysis. Two 
semester hours credit. 

Text-Books — Clowes and Coleman, Newth, Hall. 

Reference Books — Fressenius, Sutton, Smith, Talbot, Scott. 



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81, 82. This course is similar to 6, but double the time. 
Four semester hours credit. 

91, 93. Commercial Analysis. 

This course will include the analysis of minerals, foods, 
waters, coal, gas and other industrial substances with 
the preparation of a few drugs and coal-tar dyes. Four 
semester hours credit. 

Library copies of Watt's Revised Dictionary, Thorp's Ap- 
plied Chemistry, Roscoe and Schorlemmer's Tretise, Allen's 
Commercial Organic Analysis, Journals of the American 
Chemical Society, and other works, are on hand for reference. 
In both Junior and Senior courses some library work will be 
required outside the regular schedule. 



88 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

IV. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 

PROFESSOR JENKINS 

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR LEAVER 

MR. LEWIS 

MISS HEALD 

The department of education welcomes capable students 
who contemplate teaching. Those who do not intend to teach 
are advised not to attempt the technical courses in education. 

Students should consult a member of the department be- 
fore enrolling in any course in education. An attempt is made 
to furnish definite guidance to prospective teachers concern- 
ing the courses in education and the academic courses that 
will fit them best for their work. 

Courses in education are not open to Freshmen. 

The courses offered in this department are approved by 
the State Department of Education. Graduates of Millsaps 
College who have nine college hours in education are eligible 
to receive the professional license issued by the state. 

The state program specifies that the training of the high 
school teacher shall contain the following: 1. A specified 
academic core curriculum; 2. A specified professional core 
curriculum; 3. A specified number of hours training in the 
subject or subjects taught. Two high school subjects are 
specified as the maximum number for which one can be 
trained to teach. 

The core curriculum specifies that all high school teach- 
ers have a minimum of twelve semester hours in English, nine 
semester hours in social studies, six semester hours in science 
and two semester hours in physical education and health. 

The professional work required consists of a minimum of 
eighteen semester hours in education. 

The most frequently occurring high school subject com- 
binations are English-Social Studies, English-Foreign Lan- 
guage, Mathematics-Science. A teacher of these subjects 
should have the minimum number of hours specified for each. 



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Subject Sem. Hours Subject Sem. Hours 

English 30 Social Studies 30 

English 30 A Foreign Language 18 

Mathematics 18 Science 36 

The contents of each subject is briefly outlined as follows: 

English 

Grammar and composition 6 Semester hours 

English Literature 12 " " 

American Literature 6 

Elective 6 

TOTAL 30 

Mathematics 

College algebra and trigonometry 6 

Analytical geometry 6 

Calculus 6 

TOTAL 18 

Social Studies 

Ancient, Medieval, Modern, American His- 
tory 18 

Government and economics 6 

Geography 6 

TOTAL 30 

Foreign Language 

Eighteen semester hours in each based on two high school 
entrance units. 

Science 

Biology 6 Semester hours 

Chemistry 6 

Physics - 6 

Health 3 

Elective 15 

TOTAL 36 



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If a student elects to teach social studies only, or science 
only, the number of hours training in ethics should be in- 
creased to forty-eight. Teachers having the combination of 
mathematics and physical sciences or mathematics and biologi- 
cal sciences, should increase the number of hours training in 
science to twenty-four in each case. 

List of Coui*ses in Education 

Education 11 — An Introduction to Education. 

Education 12 — General Psychology. 

Education 21 — Educational Psychology. 

Education 22 — Tests and Measures. 

Education 31 — Principles and Problems of High School 
Teaching. 

Education 32 — Methods of Teaching High School Sub- 
jects. 

Education 41, 42 — Special Methods. 

Education 51, 52 — Directed Observation in the High 
School. 

Education 61, 62 — Supervised Teaching in the High 
School. 

Education 71 — Supervision of Instruction. 

Education 72 — The High School Curriculum. 

EDUCATION 

11. An Introduction to Education. 

This course seeks to give the student an extensive view 
of the practices and principles of modern education. It 
serves as a finding or try-out course for those who wish to 
know something of the field of education. A broad founda- 
tion is laid for the beginning teacher. Attention is focused 
on the need for a simple, working philosophy of education, 
individual differences, health and physical training, discipline, 
administration and supervision, the school plant, rural educa- 
tion, social aspects of education and teaching opportunities. 
Brief survey will be made of education in Mississippi. Credit: 
3 hours. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 91 

12. General Psychology'. 

This is a basic, introductory course in modern, scientific 
psychology. It includes a study of the following topics: (1) 
The nature and methods of psychology. (2) Physiological 
basis of psychology. (3) A study of mental organization. 
(4) The stimulus-response hypothesis. (5) Inherited equip- 
ment. (6) Learning and maturation. (7) Motivation of be- 
havior. (8) Observation and Perception. (9) Imagination. 
(10) Thinking. (11) Social behavior. (12) Language ac- 
quisition and habits. (13) Personality. The course seeks to 
interpret human behavior, intellectual, emotional, and physi- 
cal in the light of modern scientific psychology. It furnishes 
the basis for further study of psychology and applied psychol- 
ogy. Credit: 3 hours. 

21. Educational Psychology. 

This course applies the facts and principles of the science 
of psychology to the problems of education. It is an intro- 
ductory course in the science of education. The following 
problems receive emphasis: (1) The original nature of the 
child. (2) The psychology of learning. (3) Economy in 
learning. (4) Transfer of training. (5) General intelli- 
gence and special aptitudes of children. (6) Individual dif- 
ferences in children. (7) The motivation of school work. 
All students who are preparing to enter the teaching profes- 
sion will need to take this course. Prerequisite: Education 
12. Credit: 3 hours. Summer. 

22. Tests and Measures. 

This course attempts to give the student a working knowl- 
edge of the techniques and procedures involved in scientific 
testing and measuring in the high school. Standardized edu- 
cational and mental tests are studied as to sources, uses, and 
limitations. Much emphasis is placed on the study of the 
new-type objective examination. Students are given practice 
in the construction and use of the various kinds of the new- 
type examination. Prognosis and special aptitude tests are 
studied as to sources, uses, and limitations. Diagnostic test- 
ing for remedial teaching receives emphasis. Further empha- 
sis is placed on the proper interpretation and use of test re- 



92 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

suits. Necessary statistical devices and procedures are stud- 
led. A laboratory fee of $1.50 is charged to cover the cost 
of materials used by the students. Prerequisite: Education 
12 and 21. Credit: 3 hours. Summer. 

31. Principles and Problems of High School Teaching. 

An attempt is made in this course to develop the under- 
lying principles of high school teaching through the use of 
practical problems of the teacher in high school. Considera- 
tion is given to the aims and functions of secondary educa- 
tion, high school personnel, curriculum differentation to pro- 
vide for individual differences, extra-curricular activities, dis- 
cipline, teaching pocedures, testing and marking. Credit: 
Three hours. Prerequisites: 12, 21. 

32. Methods of Teaching High School Subjects. 

This is one of the required courses for those preparing to 
teach in the high school. Emphasis is placed on the follow- 
ing topics: The nature of learning and teaching; organiza- 
tion of subject matter of instruction; planning lessons; types 
of assignments; use of projects; socialized class procedure; 
supervising pupil study; measuring the results of instruction. 
Education 12 and 21 prerequisite. Credit: Three hours. 
Summer. 

41, 42. 

Teaching English 

Teaching French 

Teaching Latin. 

Teaching Spanish 

Teaching Mathematics 

Teaching Science: Biology, Chemistry, Physics. 

These courses will be offered for one semester each year. 
Each course will comprehend the organization of subject mat- 
ter in the light of desirable objectives. Methods to be em- 
ployed in each subject will be worked out in detail. Credit: 
3 hours. Prerequisites: 12, 21, 31, 32. 

51, 52. Directed Observation in the High School. 

Millsaps College has an arrangement with the Jackson 
City Schools whereby student-teachers are privileged to ob- 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 93 

serve and teach under supervision. Credit: 3 hours. Pre- 
requisites: 12, 21, 31, 32. 

61, 62. Supervised Teaching in the High SchooL 

Supervised teaching consists of directed observation, dis- 
cussion of observation, planning and teaching. Students tak- 
ing this course must arrange their schedules so as to report 
for duty six days a week. Prerequisites: 12, 21, 31, 32, and 
51 or 52. 

71. Supervision of Instruction. 

The purpose of this course is to study the principles of 
school supervision, the chief problems that confront the school 
supervisor, and the devices, techniques and procedures in- 
volved in scientific school supervision. It is understood that 
the primary purpose of school supervision is to increase the 
efficiency of the classroom teachers. Clear distinction will 
be made between what is supervision and what is not. The 
class will study the methods, techniques, and procedures used 
by the school supervisor in increasing the efficiency of the 
classroom teacher. Real, live supervisory problems will be 
studied. All students preparing for supervisory positions 
should take this course. Credit: 3 hours. Summer. 

72. The High School Curriculum. 

Emphasis will be placed on the underlying principles of 
curriculum construction and the application of these princi- 
ples to the organization of high school courses of study. At- 
tention will be paid to the effect of the size of the high school 
on the curriculum. Each student will have an opportunity to 
outline a course of study in the subject of his chief interests. 
This will include a statement of objectives, the unit divisions 
of contents, and the definite purpose of each, the activities 
necessary to accomplish stated purposes and tests to ascertain 
goals reached. Credit: 3 hours. 

Teacher Placement Bureau. 

A teacher placement bureau for teachers is maintained 
under the direction of the Department of Education. It is the 
desire of this bureau to further the interests of teachers 
trained at Millsaps College and to be of service to school of- 
ficials who wish to secure efficient teachers. 



94 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

V. THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH 

PROFESSOR WHITE * 

PROFESSOR BISHOP 

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR ROBERTS 

ASSITANT PROFESSOR HARMON 

MR. MARTIN 

MR. NEWELL 

MISS WACASTER 

MISS KING 

Composition. 

The students in this class are divided into two groups. 
The lower group spends the first semester on review of 
grammar and on mechanics generally. A text is used in 
this work. The upper class analyzes selected pieces of 
composition and does more extensive reading and more 
experimental writing. All students are urged to read 
widely, especially from recommended lists. Conferences 
on composition are required. 

Group A. 

11. After a preliminary review of grammar and the fund- 
amentals of composition, the first semester is devoted to 
exposition. Short and long expository themes are writ- 
ten. Instruction in methods of research and prepara- 
tion of bibliographies is given. 

12. The second semester is devoted mainly to imagina- 
tive composition. Descriptive-narrative themes are re- 
quired weekly, and one long theme is written during the 
semester in some form of imaginative writing. Selec- 
tions from literature are studied and analyzed. 

Group B. 

11. The entire first semester in this group is devoted to 
a review of grammar and the mechanics of writing. 
Short expository themes are required weekly, and fre- 
quent conferences with the instructor are expected. 

12. The second semester is given to a study of the larger 
units of composition with much practice in writing and 



* Absent on leave, 1930-31 at University of Wisconsin. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 9 5 

speaking. A brief survey of the forms of prose dis- 
course is given. Weekly themes required. Library 
reading. 

TEXTBOOKS: Group A: Manual of Good English, MacCrac- 
ken and Sanderson. College Composition, Rankin, Solve 
and Thorpe. 

Group B: A Review of Grammar, Uhler; Manual of Good 
English, MacCracken and Sanderson; Practice Leaves in 
the Rudiments of English, Jones. 
Professor White 
Assistant Professor Harmon 

21. English Literature. 

A survey of the history of English literature from the 
beginnings to the eighteenth century, with a study of 
literature representative of periods and great writers. 
Three hours. 

Professor White 

Professor Bishop 

22. English Literature. 

The continuation of the study of the history of English 
literature from the point reached in the first semester 
through the nineteenth century. Three hours. 

TEXT-BOOKS: History of English Literature, Moody and 
Lovett; Social Backgrounds of English Literature, Boas 
and Hahn; Century Readings in English Literature. 
(The above courses of the first and second semesters are 
to be regarded as a double course. 21 is pre-requisite to 
22). 

Professor White 

Professor Bishop 

31. Shakespeare. 

An intensive study of Macbeth, Hamlet, and Henry IV, 
Part I. Lectures on the plays. Careful attention to 
Shakespearean diction and construction. Three hours 
during first semester. 

Professor White 



96 MILLS APS COLLEGE 

82. Shakespeare. 

During this term King Lear, Othello, and the Winter's 
Tale will be studied. Three hours during the second 
semester. 

Text-Books — The New Hudson Shakespeare. Parallel read- 
ing; The other dramas of Shakespeare; Dowden, Shakes- 
peare Primer; Sidney Lee, Shakespeare's Life and Works. 
Elective for all students. Three hours. 
Professor White 

41. The Poetry of the Age of Wordsworth. 

A study of Wordsworth's poetry, with special attention to 
his development as a poet as revealed through the Pre- 
lude; the poetry of Byron, Shelley, Coleridge, and Keats. 
Assignments and lectures will supply a social and histori- 
cal background to the course. Three hours. 
Professor Bishop 

42. The poetry of Tennyson, Browning, Arnold, and the 
minor Victorian writers. Social and historical back- 
ground. Three hours. 

Professor Bishop 

51. Advanced Composition. 

This course in higher composition is intended for a lim- 
ited number of students who have done creditable work 
in Freshman English, and who desire by further study 
and practice to attain individuality and effectiveness of 
prose style. The course should appeal especially to those 
interested in journalism. The first semester's work will 
be a study of newspaper making, of news and news val- 
ues, and of getting the news. Time will also be given to 
an analysis of the structure and style of news stories, and 
to tentative efforts at news writing. 
Professor White 

52. Advanced Composition. 

During the second semester the student will have much 
practice in the writing of news stories of unexpected oc- 
currences, of speeches, interviews, and trials, of follow- 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 97 

up and re-write stories, and of feature stories. The stu- 
dent will practice, also, the writing of headlines, editing 
copy, and proof-reading. 

Text-Books — Bleyer, Newspaper Writing and Editing: Har- 
rington, Chats on Feature Writing. Elective for all stu- 
dents. Three hours. (51, 52 not offered in 1931-32). 
Professor White 

61. Study of English Language. 

Old English grammar and phonology are taught by means 
of text-books and lectures. Selections from Old English 
poetry and prose are read. Three hours during the first 
semester. 

Professor White 

62. Study of the English Language. 

Middle English will be studied in the works of Chaucer. 
Three hours during the second semester. 

Text-Books — Smith, Old English Grammar; Globe edition of 
Chaucer. Three hours. 

Professor White 

71. 'Drama. 

A rapid survey of the history of English drama Is at- 
tempted in lectures. Twenty-five or thirty dramas are 
assigned for rapid reading and study. These dramas are 
typical of all ages of English dramatic history from the 
earliest mystery plays to the twentieth century drama. 
Professor White 

72. Drama. 

A study of contemporary British and American drama. 
About twenty-five or thirty plays are assigned for read- 
ing. 

Text-Books — Tatlock and Martin, Representative English Dra- 
ma; Other texts to be selected. Elective for all students. 
Three hours. 

Professor White 



98 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

81. American Literature of the Colonial Era and of the Na- 
tional Period through the Civil War. Three hours. 

Text-Books — American Prose and Poetry, Foerster; History 
of American Literature, Boynton; The Romantic Revolu- 
tion in America, Parrington. 

Professor Bishop 

82. American Literature from the Civil War to 1900, with 
special attention to the sectional short stories. Three 
hours. 

Text-Books — ^American Prose and Poetry, Foerster; American 
Literature since 1870, Pattee. 

Professor Bishop 

91. More Recent English and American Poetry; tentative ef- 
forts at verse writing. Three hours. 

Text-Books — Chief Modern Poets of England and America, 
Sanders and Nelson; American Poetry since 1900, Unter- 
meyer. 

Professor Bishop 

92. Literary Criticism: a brief history of criticism; some as- 
pects of the new criticism. Three hours. 

Professor Bishop 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 99 

VI. THE DEPARTMENT OF GEOLOGY 

PROFESSOR SULLIVAN 

A lecture room, a laboratory, and a large room for the 
display of specimens are provided for this department In the 
new fireproof Science Hall. The Museum contains about 300 
minerals collected from various parts of the world, 2 00 speci- 
mens of rock presented by the United States Geological Sur- 
vey, a fine cabinet of 300 minerals and rocks presented by 
Goucher College, and a fine collection of Mississippi rocks and 
fossils, all thoroughly indexed. The excellence of the latter 
is yearly increased by donations from friends of the College, 
and a collection made by the professor and class on annual 
trips. 

11. Lithologic and Physiographic Geology. 

This includes a study of mineral crystalline forms, chem- 
ical composition, occurrence, and uses, with a description 
of the kind and arrangement of rock masses. Folios 
and topographical sheets of the U. S. Geological Survey 
will be used in connection with a study of physiographic 
features and processes. 

Dynamic Geologj'. 

The portion of the courses embraces the study of the 
mechanical and chemical effects of the atmosphere, wa- 
ter, heat, and life. Special attention will be given to 
some phases of the subject, as the work of glaciers, and 
of volcanoes. 

12. Historical Geology. 

In addition to the general historical geology, some atten- 
tion will be given to economic products and to palenon- 
tology. 

The College museum and the private museum of the head 
of the department afford minerals and fossils for class study. 

Several geological expeditions, regularly made in the fall 
and spring to localities easily accessible to Jackson give the 
class a practical conception of this kind of surveying. The 
College is fortunate in being located in the midst of a region 



100 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

that is quite varied in geological character. Occasionally the 
faculty grants a week's leave of absence on trips to more dis- 
tant parts. In the last month of the course special attention 
will be given to Geology of Mississippi. Six semester hours. 

Lectures and recitations. Four hours. 

Museum and field work. Two hours. 

Text-Books — Introduction to Physical Geology (Miller); Col- 
lege Geology Part II (Chamberlain and McClintock). 

Reference Books — Text-Book of Geology (Grabau); Text- 
Book of Geology (Chamberlain and Salisbury); Physical 
and Historical Geology (Cleland) ; Physiography (Salis- 
bury); Text-Book of Geology (Geikie); Volcanoes (Bon- 
ney) ; Introduction of Geology (Scott); Journal of Geol- 
ogy; Economic Geology (Reis); Paleontology (Zittel); 
Foundations of Geology (Geikie); Introduction to Earth 
History (Shimmer); Physical and Historical Geology 
(Miller); Ice Age in North America (Wright). 

21. History of Geology and Special Problems. 

22. Economic Geology and Geology of Mississippi. 

This course will extend through two semesters and em- 
brace some field work. Geology 11-12 is a prerequisite. 
Six semester hours. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 101 

VII. THE DEPARTMENT OF GERMAN 

PROFESSOR HAMILTON 

Al, AS. 

The regular work in German begins with Course 1, but 
for the benefit of those students who have not been able to 
make the required preparation in this subject, a preparatory 
course (Course A) is offered. This course, if taken under the 
supervision of the College and not used as an entrance unit, 
may be used as Junior or Senior elective. When thus used 
it counts three hours toward graduation. All classes in Ger- 
man meet three times a week, unless otherwise specified. 
For entrance Course I will count as two units, provided the 
student makes a grade of not less than 80. 

Text-Books — Grammar. Storm, Immensee; Modern Short 
Stories In German. 

11, 12. 

For graduation, college work in German, French, or 
Spanish may be substituted for Greek in the B.A. course. In 
the B.S. course, modern languages may be substituted for 
Latin, classes in the three languages offered being inter- 
changeable, hour for hour. But a student should consult the 
professors in charge before so planning his course as to in- 
clude more than two modern languages. Any course not 
otherwise counted may be used as an elective. 
Text-Books — Thomas, A Practical German Grammar; Chiles, 
Prose Composition; Short Stories; Freytag, Die Journal- 
isten. For parallel reading; Schiller, Die Junfrau von 
Orleans; Ernst, Flaschmann als Erzieher. 

21, 22. 

Lessing, Minna von Barnheim; Heine, Die Harzreise; 
Sudermann, Frau Sorge, or Der Katzensteg; Hauptmann, Die 
Versunkene Glocke; Holzwarth, German Literruae, Land and 
People. 

31, 32. 

A course in scientific German for the benefit of those 
who are interested in graduate work in Science. 



102 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

Vni. DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY 

PROFESSOR LIN 

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR MOORE 

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR HAYNES 

MISS MARTHA THOMPSON 

MISS MARY AGNES DOBYNS 

MISS FRED ALMA HUTCHISON 

MR. GORDON PATTON 

In the courses in History two things will be kept in view. 
Students will be required to acquaint themselves with the sig- 
nificant facts in the development of the nations studied, and 
to learn why these facts are considered significant. As far as 
possible, the causal connection between historical events will 
be indicated, and emphasis will be laid on the idea that his- 
tory is a record of the continuous development of the human 
race, whose growing self-consciousness manifests itself in the 
progressive organization of its moral and intellectual ideals 
into laws and customs. 

In order to understand each people or nation studied, ac- 
count will be taken of its literature, its racial composition, its 
religious and social institutions, its economic condition, and 
the organization of its government. 

11. History of Europe 378-1776. 

In this course an attempt will be made to show that the 
problems and ideal of modern nations grow out of their his- 
tory. This will be done as a preparation for the study of the 
governmental institutions of our own and other countries, and 
as the basis for a correct understanding of the questions now 
engaging civilized nations. Required of all Freshmen. 
Assistant Professor Moore 
Assistant Professor Haynes 

12. Modern World History 1776-1931. 

A continuation of History 11. Required of all Fresh- 
men. 

Assistant Professor Moore 
Assistant Professor Haynes 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 103 

21. History of the United States 1492-1850. 

This Is a general course in American History. 
. Assistant Professor Moore 

22. History of the United States 1830-1931. 

A continuation of History 21. 

Assistant Professor Moore 

41. Problems In Modem European History. 

This course deals with such present day problems in in- 
ternational relations as Nationalism, Imperialism, Mili- 
tarism, and the Causes of the World War. It follows 
the general outline of the "Syllabus on International Re- 
lations," by P. T. Moon. 
Prerequisite History 11 and 12. 

Assistant Professor Moore 

42. History of Europe 1914-31. 

This course is intended to give a broad view of the His- 
tory of Europe since the World War. 

Assistant Professor Moore 

51. Recent American History 1865-1900. 

A topical survey of American History in which emphasis 
is given to political, economic, and social problems. 
Assistant Professor Moore 

52. Recent American History 1900-1931. 

A continuation of History 51. 

Assistant Professor Moore 

61. History of Ancient Times. The history of the Orient 
and of Greece to the rise of Alexander the Great. Three 
hours a week. First semester. 

Prerequisite: History 11 and 12. 
Professor Lin 

62. Ancient History, through the history of Greece and 
Rome. This Is a continuation of course 61. 

Three hours a week, second semester. 
Prerequisite: History 11 and 12. 
Professor Lin 



104 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

IX. DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS 

PROFESSOR MITCHELL 

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR VAN HOOK 

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR PRICE 

MR. HARRELL 

MR. MILLER 

MR. OWEN 

Required Courses 

11. College Algebra. First Semester. Repeated Second Se- 
mester. 

12. Plane Trigonometry. First Semester. Repeated Second 
Semester. 

21. Plane Analytic Geometry. First Semester. 

22. Introductory Calculus. Second Semester. 

Elective Courses 

31. Integral Calculus. First Semester. 

32. Diffei-ential Equations. Second Semester. 

41. Descriptive Geometry. 

42. Mechanical Drawing. 

51. Analytical Mechanics. 

52. Analytical Mechanics. 

61. College Geometry. 

62. Projective Geometry. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 105 

♦ X. THE DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHY 

PROFESSOR LIN 

The courses in Philosophy are designed to give an Intelli- 
gent view of the constitution of the mind, and to indicate the 
conditions of all valid thought. Only what is fundamental 
will be considered. 

In Logic both deductive and inductive logic will be given, 
but neither course will receive credit for graduation unless it 
is supplemented by the other course in this subject. In the 
History of Philosophy a comprehensive view will be given of 
the results attained by the greatest thinkers who have at- 
tempted to frame a consistent theory of the material and the 
spiritual world. One course in pre-christian ethics will be 
given, and one in the ethics of recent times. As in Logic, 
both courses must be taken in order to receive credit for either 
looking to graduation. It is recommended that Logic be tak- 
en before either Ethics or the History of Philosophy is at- 
tempted. 

11. Deductive Logic. 

Three hours a week. First Semester. 

Text — The Principles of Reasoning — Robinson. 

12. Inductive Logic. 

Three hours a week. Second Semester. 

Text — The Principles of Reasoning — Robinson. 

21. The Nichomachean Ethics. 

Three hours a week. First Semester. 

Text — The Nichomachean Ethics of Aristotle (Peters' 

Translation). 

22. Ethics from a Modem Viewpoint. (Pre-regulsite: Course 
21). 

Three hours a week, Second Semester. 
Text — Ethics — F. C. Sharp. 

* Courses in Philosophy are not open to Freshmen or Sopho- 
mores. 



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81. Greek Philosophy, and Philosophy of the Middle Ages. 

Three hours a week, First Semester. 

Text — History of Philosophy — Weber and Perry. 

82. Modem Philosophy. (Pre-requisite: Course 31). 
Three hours a week, Second Semester. 

Text — History of Philosophy — Weber and Perry. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 107 

XI. THE DEPABT3IENT OF PHYSICAIi EDUCATION. 

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR VAN HOOK 

COACH HALE 

T. L. GADDY 

MRS. BRUMFIELD 

MR. MARION HALE 

MR. VINING 

11, 12. Physical Training for Men. The requirements in 
physical work are designed to cover the whole school year at 
the rate of two hours a week for each Freshman. Although 
this work is compulsory, considerable freedom in selection is 
offered. The sole aim is to create a healthy desire to engage 
in some form of recreation, under proper supervision, so as to 
benefit the student morally, mentally, and physically. This 
exercise takes form of competitive games in order to arouse 
the proper interest, develop team work, teach initiative, 
strengthen the morale, teach true sportsmanship, and create a 
life-long interest in some form of sport which will benefit the 
student in after life. An idea is also gained as to the natural 
ability of each man and quite frequently students discover 
that they are really better in athletics than they thought they 
were and are encouraged to try for the varsity teams. 

Physical Education for Women. General gymnastics (light 
apparatus) ; rhythmic plays and games. Tumbling, Pyramid- 
building, etc; developmental and corrective gymnastics. Spring 
Festival. Point system used. Monograms awarded. Re- 
quired of all Freshmen. 1 hour credit. 

21, 22. Coaching for Men. In order to better equip those 
student who expect to combine coaching with teaching a 
course in the theory of all major sports will be offered. This 
course will comprise football, baseball, basketball and track. 
Two hours a week of classroom work will be given, which will 
also include a number of lectures. 

In football, subjects such as the equipment and outfitting 
of players, training units, practice methods, various offensive 
and defensive methods, the forward pass, trick plays, general- 
ship and field tactics, and numerous other important items 
will be given consideration. 



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In baseball, individual play and team play will be taken 
up in detail. Offense and defense will be thoroughly dis- 
cussed; also batting, base running, position play, strategy, etc. 

Basketball will include such topics as goal throwing, pass- 
ing, guarding, dribbling, blocking, plays from center and plays 
from out of bounds. Various styles of offense and defense 
will be discussed. 

Field and track athletics will cover diet and training, the 
dashes and long distance events, hurdling, vaulting, jumping, 
shot put, discus throw, javelin, and other points which are es- 
sential to track work. Prerequisite for this course: At least 
two years participation in major sports. 

Coachmg for Women: Soccer, Field Ball, and Speed Ball. 
Basketball (Intercollegiate); Hand Ball, German Bat Ball, 
Volley Ball, etc.; Track and Field events; Tennis. Theory and 
Practices of Physical Education. Gymnastic terminology. 
Classification of gymnastic material. Principles and tech- 
nique of teaching. History of Physical Education. The fall 
program for High Schools completed. Instruction in major 
sports for women. Intramural program in winter sports 
studied. Special emphasis placed on Basketball technique, 
officiating, etc. The Spring program for High Schools includ- 
ing track and field events: The May Day Festival. Biblio- 
graphy. Physical Education for Women a pre-requisite to 
this course. 2 hours credit. 



MILI.SAPS COLLEGE 109 

Xn. THE DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY 

PROFESSOR HARRELL 

MR. BRADLEY 

MR. PENNEBAKER 

This department occupies ten rooms on the main and 
basement floors of the New Science Building. These rooms 
were specially designed for the work for which they are in- 
tended. The laboratories are supplied with all essentials for 
carrying on the work in the various courses and with balopti- 
con and moving picture machine as well as automatic balopti- 
con for lecture purposes. Both alternating and direct cur- 
rents are available where needed. 

The work in Astronomy is carried on both In the Science 
Building and in the James Observatory. The department is 
equipped with globes, tellurian, gyroscopes, and spectrometer 
for laboratory work. 

The Observatory occupies a commanding position on the 
north campus and is equipped with a six-inch equatorial with 
mounting by Warner and Swazey and optical parts by Brash- 
ear, also a two-inch prismatic transit by Gaertner. The other 
equipment consists of a sidereal chronometer, a fine clock, 
filar micrometer, portrait lens for photography, a high grade 
surveyor's transit, and a sextant. 

The Observatory is open to visitors one night each week 
when the weather and other conditions permit. 

A knowledge of Mathematics through Plane Trigonome- 
try is required for admission to this department. 

PHYSICS 

11. General Physics — This course is designed to cover the 
general principles of mechanics of solids, liquids, and 
gases and the general principles of heat. 

Two lectures and one laboratory period. Three semes- 
ter hours credit. 

12. General Physics — This course consists of a study of 
sound, magnetism and electricity, and light. 



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Two lectures and one laboratory period. Three semes- 
ter hours credit. Courses 11 and 12 must be taken to 
satisfy the required work in Physics. 

21. Premedical Physics — A laboratory course designed, in 
conjunction with Premedical Physics 22, to meet the 
needs of those students who expect to enter a medical 
school where eight semester hours only are required for 
admission. The course is in substance an additional 
laboratory period to courses 11 and 12. 

One laboratory period. One semester hour credit. 

22. Premedical Physics — This course is a continuation of 
course 21. Both 21 and 22 must be taken to satisfy the 
Premedical requirement. 

One laboratory period. One semester hour credit. 

81. Mechanics and Heat — This course is devoted to a fur- 
ther study of mechanics and heat with special attention 
given to thermodynamics, calorimety, and the kinetic 
theory of gases. The laboratory work in connection 
with this course will be devoted, in part, to the deter- 
mination of the fuel value of different fuels. 
One lecture and two laboratory periods. Three semester 
hours credit. 

32. Light — This course treats of the principles and laws of 
reflection, refraction, interference, polarization, and 
color phenomena. 

One lecture and two laboratory periods. Three semes- 
ter hours credit. 

41. Electricity — This course involves a more extended dis- 
cussion of the topics than can be given in General Phys- 
ics. The student will be expected to become thorough- 
ly familiar with measuring instruments and their use In 
actual measurements. 

One lecture and two laboratory periods. Three semester 
hours credit. 

42. Electricity — This course will be devoted to a study of 
electro-magnetism and the principles of the radio. 



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Two lectures and one laboratory period. Three semes- 
ter hours credit. 

51. Electricity — The purpose of this course is to study the 
principles and construction of the direct current gener- 
ator and direct current motor; electrochemistry, the 
principles of the alternating current, alternating current 
generator, the transformer, and the alternating current 
motor. 

Two lectures and one laboratory period. Three semes- 
ter hours credit. 

52. Electricity — This course consists of a study of power sta- 
tions and the distribution of power, electric lighting, 
electric heating, electric traction, and electric communi- 
cation. 

Two lectures and one laboratory period. Three semes- 
ter hours credit. 

01. Sound — This course comprises a more extended study 
of sound. 

Two lectures and one laboratory period. Three semes- 
ter hours credit. 

62. The Teaching of Physics — This is a lecture course on the 
teaching of Physics designed for those who are planning 
to teach the subject. 
One lecture period. One semester hour credit. 

ASTRONOMY 

11. General Astronomy — This course will be devoted to a 
study of the earth, the moon, time, the constellations, 
and the solar system. 

Two lectures and one observatory period. Three semes- 
ter hours credit. 

12. General Astronomy — This course will consist of a study 
of the planets, comets, meteors, the sun, the develop- 
ment of the solar system, and the sidereal universe. 

Two lectures and one observatory period. Three semes- 
ter hours credit. 



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21. Spherical and Practical Astronomy — This course covers 
the subject of spherical astronomy and the theory of 
astronomical instruments with exercises in making and 
reducing observations. 

Three semester hours credit. 

22. Spherical and Practical Astronomy — This is a continua- 
tion of course 21. 

Three semester hours credit. 

81. Snrvejdng — This course involves the general principles 
of surveying with particular attention to the method of 
laying out the public lands and the methods of the Coast 
and Geodetic Survey. 
Three semester hours credit. 

32. Navigation — This course consists of the fundamental 
principles of navigation. 
Three semester hours credit. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 113 

Xin. THE DEPARTMENT OF RELIGION 

(Tatum Foundation) 

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR NESBITT 

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR BLACKWELL 

MR. TWITCHELL 

MR. SLAY 

The aim of this Department is to provide an adequate 
and varied series of courses of instruction in Religion, includ- 
ing Bible and Religious Education, in harmony with the best 
methods and ideals of education in the general field of reli- 
gion and true to the spirit and genius of Methodism. 

The various courses are designed to meet the curriculum 
requirements of the College, for one required course in Reli- 
gion, and as wide a range of elective courses as possible for 
students majoring or electing additional work in the Depart- 
ment. The vocations of the Church have been kept in mind 
in offering the following courses, and also its avocational in- 
terests. The modern programme of the Church makes heavy 
demands upon its lay workers for trained service. These 
courses, therefore, are available and valuable alike for stu- 
dents interested in professional or lay service in the Church. 

Millsaps students who are qualified are in demand in 
summer for Cokesbury Training School work in both the Mis- 
sissippi Conferences. And this Department tries to co-operate 
with the Conference and General Boards in this important 
service and offers credit courses for most of the requirements. 

Upon completion of twenty-four semester hours In Reli- 
gion the Joint Diploma in Christian Education is given by the 
College in co-operation with the General Board of Christian 
Education of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South. 

Students transferring to Millsaps from other schools and 
admitted to advanced standing, but who may lack the six se- 
mester hours required in Religion, may be permitted to take 
either Religion 11 and 12, as required of Freshmen or Soph- 
omores, or they may elect the required number of hours in 



114 MILLS APS COLLEGE 

the Department, after consultation with the Professor in 
charge. 

Courses 11 and 12 are required for graduation and may 
be taken in either Freshman or Sophomore year, and may be 
begun in either first or second semester. These two courses 
are pre-requlsite to all other courses in the Department. 

Where other pre-requlsltes are set up, they must be observed. 
All courses carry three semester hours credit; classes meet- 
ing three times per week as scheduled. 

11. Introductory Bible; a general course designed to give 
necessary backgrounds for intelligent study and appre- 
ciation of the Bible; the spirit and genius of the Chris- 
tian Religion; brief survey of the New Testament. 
First semester; four sections; open to Freshmen or 
Sophomores; one section repeated second semester. 

Professors Nesbitt and Blackwell 

12. Continuation of above course In Old Testament; general 
introductory study of the history, literature, and religion 
of the Hebrew people up to and including the Exile. 
Second semester; four sections; Religion 1 pre-requlsite; 
open to Freshmen or Sophomores; one section repeated 
first semester following year. 

Professors Nesbitt and Blackwell 

21. The Organization, Administration, and Curriculum of 
Religious Education; a brief study of the nature and 
scope of religious education; principles and forms in- 
volved in sound organization and administration; the 
materials of religious education, their scope, history, and 
present status. 

First semester; open to Sophomores. 

Professor Blackwell 

32. The Teaching of Religion; a study of the principles, 
methods, and philosophy Involved in the process of 
teaching religion in the light of the best educational 
procedure; the qualifications of the teacher; the devel- 



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opment of the objectives of present practice. 
Second semester; open to Sophomores. 
Professor Blackwell 

81. The Life of Christ; the study is based upon the Synoptic 
Gospels chiefly, seeking the permanent ethical and re- 
ligious values; emphasis upon the teachings of Jesus and 
their application to problems of today. 

First semester; pre-requisites, Religion 1 and 2. 
Professor Nesbitt 

82. The Life and Letters of Paul; a careful study of the Acts 
and Pauline Letters; the Apostle's life and work consid- 
ered in the light of the historical setting; permanent 
values for today. 

Second semester; pre-requisites, Religion 1 and 2. 
Professor Nesbitt 

41. The Moral and Religious Development of Childhood and 
Adolescence; a study of the developing moral and re- 
ligious consciousness of the child and youth from the 
viewpoint of psychology. 

First semester; pre-requisite, General Psychology. 
Professor Blackwell. 

42. Introduction to the Psychology of Religion; a study of 
the major factors of religious experience and the circum- 
stances concerning its genesis and growth. 

Second semester; pre-requisite, General Psychology. 
Professor Blackwell 

51. The Old Testament Prophets; an intensive study of the 
literature, history, and religion of the Hebrew people 
as embedded in the writings of the prophets; their per- 
manent historical and religious values. 

First semester; pre-requisite, nine semester hours in Re- 
ligion. 

52. The Wisdom and Poetic Literature of the Old Testament; 

a study of the origin and development of Hebrew phil- 
osophy and poetry; interpretation of Job, Psalms, Prov- 
erbs, Ecclesiastes, etc., in English text. 



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First semester; pre-requisite, nine semester hours in Re- 
ligion. 

61. The Theory and Principles of Religious Education; a 

careful study of the nature of religious education in the 
light of its religious and educational aspects; the funda- 
mental principles involved and the outstanding problems 
encountered. 

First semester; pre-requisite, nine semester hours in 
Religion. 

Professor Nesbitt 

62. The Christian Religion; a careful study of the records of 
the Life and Teaching of Jesus in their historical set- 
ting; its universal message and application; its bearing 
upon present religious, moral, and ethical problems. 

Second semester; pre-requisite, nine semester hours in 
Religion. 

Professor Nesbitt 

71. Comparative Religions; an introductory study of the 
origin and development of religion; the beliefs and 
practices of primitive peoples; the great living religions 
of the world today. 

First semester; pre-requisite, nine semester hours in Re- 
ligion. 

73. The Origin and Meaning of Methodism; a brief survey of 
the times and forces that produced the Methodist move- 
ment; the part played by the Wesleys; its historical de- 
velopment, and its function as a great religious organiza- 
tion today. 

Second semester; pre-requisite nine semester hoars in 
Religion. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 117 

XIV. THE DEPARTMENT OF ROMANCE LANGUAGES 

PROFESSOR SANDERS 

MISS ELIZABETH CRAIG 

♦MISS CORA SESSIONS 

MRS. H. W. COBB 

This department offers courses in French and Spanish. 
The regular work begins with Course 1 but for the benefit 
of those who have not been able to fulfill the entrance re- 
quirements in this subject before entering college, a prepara- 
tory course (Course A) is offered. This course, (when taken 
under the supervision of the College, and not counted as an 
entrance unit), may be used as a Junior or Senior elective. 
Classes meet three hours a week. For entrance Course 1 will 
count as two units, provided the student makes a grade of not 
less than 80. 

For graduation twelve hours of work above the elemen- 
tary course (Course A) in French or German or Spanish are 
accepted as a substitution for Greek in the B.A. course. In 
the B.S. course twelve hours of French or German, or Span- 
ish above the elementary course are required. 

Under no condition will a student be permitted to begin 
French and Spanish the same year. 

A student should consult the professors in charge before 
planning to take more than two modern languages. Any 
course not already counted, may be used as a Junior or Senior 
elective. 

FRENCH 

Al. An elementary course. Especial attention is given to 
pronunciation. 

A2. The elementary grammar begun in Al is completed. The 
reading of simple texts is begun. Dictation and oral 
practice is given. 

Al and A2 together constitute a double course. No 
credit is given for Al unless A2 is also completed. 
Miss Craig 

•Deceased. 



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11. The methods of French Al and A2 will be continued ac- 
cording to the needs and aptitudes of the class. A re- 
view of grammar will be used as a text for the study of 
grammar and composition. The semester will be de- 
voted to the careful reading of texts from nineteenth 
century prose. 

So far as is practicable this class will be conducted in 
French. Especial attention will be paid to the irregular 
verbs, to idioms and to pronunciation. 

12. A continuation of French 11. 

Professor Sanders 
Miss Craig 

21. A survey of French literature. Readings from the prin- 
cipal French writers from the Renaissance to 1715. Es- 
pecial attention is paid to Moliere. 

Professor Sanders 

22. The survey begun in 21 is continued from 1715 to 1850. 

Professor Sanders 

31. A more intensive study of French literature of the Eight- 
eenth Century than is offered in French 22. (Offered 
in 1931-1932). 

Professor Sanders 

32. French Romanticism. Chateaubriand, Hugo and the 
French lyric poets of the Nineteenth Century. (Offered 
in 1931-1932). 

Professor Sanders 

41. French classic drama; Corneille, Racine. (Not offered 
in 1931-1932). 

Professor Sanders 

42. Advanced composition and conversation. (Not offered 
in 1931-1932). 

Professor Sanders 



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SPANISH 

The requirements for admission and for graduation in 
Spanish are the same as those in French. Two entrance units 
in Spanish will be required for admission to Course 1. 

Al. An elementary course in grammar and reading with con- 
stant oral practice. 

A2. Grammar continued and completed. Reading continued. 
Al and A2 together constitute a double course. No 
credit is given for Al unless A2 is also completed. 

11. This course is devoted to the reading of modern Spanish 
prose. A Spanish review grammar is used and special 
attention is paid to the irregular verbs and to idioms. 
Practice is given in reading Spanish at sight and there 
is much practice in speaking Spanish. 

12. A continuation of Spanish 11. 

Professor Sanders 
Mrs. Cobb 

21. Selections from Cervantes. 

Professor Sanders 

22. Lope de Vega and Calderon. 

Professor Sanders 

31. The nineteenth century regional novel; Fernan Cabal- 
lero, Emilia Pardo Bazan, Juan Valera. (Not offered 
in 1931-1932). 

Professor Sanders 

32. The regional novel; Benito Perez Galdos, Armando Pal- 
acio Valdes, Vicente Blasco Ibanez. (Not offered in 
1931-1932). 

Professor Sanders 

41. Spanish Romanticism; Becquer and Espronceda. (Of- 
fered in 1931-1932). 

Professor Sanders 

42. Composition and conversation. (Offered in 1931-1932). 

Professor Sanders 



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XV. THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SCIENCE 

PROFESSOR LIN 
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR HAYNES 

The aim of this department will be rather to do well a 
small amount of work than to cover a large field. Courses in 
Economics, Political Science, and Sociology will be offered. 
While these are elementary in their scope and nature, they 
will serve as a sound basis for further study in these subjects, 
and will be useful to those who seek to understand and im- 
prove our financial, political, and social life and institutions. 

11. Geography. This is an introductory course dealing with 
the fundamental principles of geography of college grade. 
Text-Book — College Geography, (Peattie). Three se- 
mester hours. 

Assistant Professor Haynes 

12. Geography. In tnis course the subject will be treated 
more from the standpoint of the social sciences than that 
of a pure science. The vital problems in the present 
world situation — territorial, political, economic, racial, 
and religious — are studied and discussed in class. 
Text-Book — The New World, Fourth Edition, (Bowman). 
Three semester hours. 

Assistant Professor Haynes 

t21. Economics, Principles and Problems. 
Three hours a week. First Semester. 
Text — Outlines of Economics — Ely. Fifth Edition. 

t22. Economics. Problems of Industry, Labor, and Govern- 
ment Control, Public Finance. 
Three hours a week. Second Semester. 
Text — Outlines of Economics — Ely. Fifth Edition. 
Professor Lin and Asst. Professor Haynes 

3 1 . Sociology — Priciples. 

Three hours a week, First Semester. 
Text — (To be selected). 



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82. Sociology — Principles and Problems. 
Three hours a week, Second Semester. 
Text — (To be selected). 

*41. Political Science — European Governments. 
Three hours a week, First Semester. 
Text — The Governments of Europe — Munro. 

*42. Political Science — The Government of the United States. 
Three hours a week, Second Semester. 
Text — The Government of the United States — Munro. 
Professor Lin 



tNot open to Freshmen. 

* Not open to Freshmen or Sophomores. 



122 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

XVI. DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC 

MRS. J. L. ROBERTS, 
Director of Piano 

MR. FRANK SLATER, 
Director of Voice 
Millsaps College made careful provision for the session of 
1929-30 to meet the demand for recognition of musical study 
among the students by establishing a department where stu- 
dents may receive a course similar to that offered in the very 
best conservatories. The cultural value of music has been 
definitely recognized at Millsaps during the present session, in 
the development of this department. As modern advance- 
ments in general educational work have left a strong impress 
on all matters pertaining to music, the system of teaching as 
pursued in Millsaps College will be based on the most pro- 
gressive and enlightened art principles. It embraces regular 
studio work in: 

Piano 
Voice 
Public School Music 

There will also be a theoretical department with a curri- 
culum embracing Theory, Ear-training, Harmony, History, Ap- 
peciation of Music and Counterpoint. Adequate training to 
fit students for teaching and concert work is offered through 
its practical and theoretical courses in music, and the affil- 
iated studies in college work. A certain prescribed College 
Course is required for students taking a Bachelor of Music. 

Credit up to twelve hours may be offered toward A.B., 
and B.S. Degrees for theoretical and practical work in Music. 
Candidates for college degrees who elect music as a major 
will be required to complete the junior requirements in piano. 

Pupils may be enrolled as special students in the Depart- 
ment of Music without registering for degree. 

Candidates for degrees, however, are required to take pre- 
scribed college courses. 

No student will be allowed to major in any department of 
music until he or she has completed the Sophomore year. The 



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student will consult the Director about the advisability of 
majoring in the subject chosen. 

Upon completion of the Sophomore work, each student 
will be expected to select a major subject, and will be required 
to complete a total of twelve hours in this leading subject. 

The musical attractions of Jackson, faculty recitals, and 
student recitals many times during the year, will be of aid in 
rounding out the musical study and growth of the students. 

Opera. — Opera is given each season by the Music Week 
Association in which a remarkable opportunity is given tal- 
ented vocal students to learn operatic roles. 

Radio. — Realizing that radio has become one of the most 
important mediums for the dissemination of good music, the 
school cooperates with the local broadcasting station in mak- 
ing available to radio audiences, programs of the highest ar- 
tistic excellence. 

The Annual Summer School and Summer Master Classes 
will being June 9, 19 30, and continue to August 24, 1930. 
All departments of the school are open and students may enter 
at anytime if they do not care to enroll for full courses. 

The public is now demanding the same standardization in 
the profession of music that obtains in the other professions. 
No student becomes a thorough musician by devoting himself 
to merely one branch of his art, and it is evident that the 
well-equipped musician is more likely to win commercial and 
artistic success, than the one who has been merely taught to 
sing and play. 

DEPARTMENT OF PIANOFORTE 
Piano — ^Mrs. J. L. Roberts 

The methods of instruction have undergone remarkable 
changes during the quarter century just passed. Modern ad- 
vancement in general educational work could not but leave a 
strong impress on all matters pertaining to music, and espe- 
cially upon piano training. The progressive teacher aims to 
make the study of the piano less irksome to the pupil, to cul- 



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tivate capacity for musical thinking and hearing, to study in- 
telligently and at the same time develop a technique which 
meets all the requirements of modern piano playing. 

Plan of Instiniction. 

It being the object of the Millsaps Department of Music 
to educate the student upon a well-regulated, comprehensive, 
and inclusive plan, the course of study has been divided into 
the following departments: 

1. Collegiate (Freshman) 

2. Collegiate (Sophomore) 

3. Collegiate (Junior) 

4. Collegiate (Senior) — B. M. Degree 
Al. Preparatory Course. 

Elements of pianoforte playing, including hand culture, 
touch, notation, together with melody construction, rhythm 
study, elementary harmony, ear training. Simple scales, ma- 
jor and minor and broken chords. Instruction books or tech- 
nical exercises used according to individual needs. A limited 
number of etudes by representative composers; sonatinas and 
rondos by Clementi, Kuhlau, Reinecke, Gurlitt and others; 
smaller compositions by Handel, Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, and 
others; selections from the easier works of Schumann, Grieg, 
Kullak, Reinecke, and modern standard composers. 

A2. Intermediate Course. 

Further development of technique, including major and 
minor scales in various forms, chords, arpeggios, octaves, etc. 
A limited number of etudes from the best authors, such as 
Heller, Czerny, Bertini, Duvernoy, Loeschorn; little preludes 
and easier compositions by Bach, some two part inventions by 
Bach; easier sonatas and selections from Haydn, Mozart, Bee- 
thoven and others; easier compositions by Mendelssohn, Schu- 
bert, Schumann, Chopin, Greig, and selections from modern 
standard composers. 

Students having done work similar to that above, togeth- 
er with an elementary knowledge of theory, and having passed 
a satisfactory examination, will be admitted into the regular 
four year course. 



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Collegiate Courses of Study 

11, 12. Collegiate, First Year. Two semester hours credit. 

The student must have acquired a technique sufficient 
to play scales and arpeggio in rapid tempo, to play scales in 
parallel and contrary motion, in thirds and sixth and in va- 
rious rhythms. He must have acquired some octave tech- 
nique and must have studied compositions of at least the fol- 
lowing grades of difficulty: 

Czerny, Selected Studies. 

Bach, some three part Inventions. 

Bach, dance forms from French Suites and English Suites. 

Haydn Sonata E flat, No. 3 (Schirmer) Sonata D Major. 

Mozart, Sonatas No. 1, F Major; or 16, A Major (Schir- 
mer ed.) 

Mendelssohn, Songs without words — such as "Spring 
Song," "Hunting Song." 

Selections from standard composers of all schools. 
Well chosen technical studies of Hanon, Phillippe and 
others. 

21, 22. Collegiate Course, Second Year. Two semester hours 
credit. 

Further development of technique, continuing technical 
works of Hanon, Phillippe, Joseffy, Tausig, and others, in- 
cluding major and minor scales three octaves in all motions, 
chromatic, simple broken chords and grand arpeggios, domi- 
nant and diminished seventh chords. 

Cramer — Bulow Etudes. 

Bach — Three Part Inventions, FYench and English Suites. 

Beethoven — Movements from sonatas, such as Op. 2, No. 

1; Op. 14, Nos. 1 and 2; Op. 10, No. 1 or 2; Op. 

26, etc. 
Sonatas from other composers. 

Schumann, Nocturne F. major; Novelette F major; Fan- 
tasiestuecke; "Bird as a Prophet." 



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Chopin Polonaise C sharp minor; Valse E minor; Noc- 
turne Op. 9, No. 2; Nocturne F minor, Op. 55, No. 1; 
Nocturne B major, Op. 31, No. 1. 

Compositions by Mendelssohn, Schubert, etc., representa- 
tive works from all schools. 

Some compositions by standard modern composers of cor- 
responding difficulty. 

The student must demonstrate his ability to read at sight 
accompaniments and compositions of moderate diffi- 
culty. 

SI, 32. Collegiate. Third Year. Two semester hours credit. 

The candidate must have acquired the principles of tone 
production and velocity and their application to scales, arpeg- 
gii, chords, octaves and double notes. He must have a reper- 
toire, comprising the principal classic, romantic and modern 
compositions which should include such works as: 

Bach — Well-tempered Clavichord. 

Czerny, Op. 740. 

Beethoven, later sonatas, such as Op. 53, 57, etc. 

Liszt, "Liebestraum" transcriptions such as "On Wings of 

Song," "Du Bist die Ruh." 
Schubert, Impromptu B flat. 
Sonatas, Greig, McDowell, Schumann, etc. 
Compositions by standard American and foreign modern 

composers, such as MacDowell, Grieg, Rubinstein, 

Moszkowski, DeBussy, Ravel, Rachmaninoff and 

others. 

41, 42. Collegiate. Fourth Year. Two semester hours credit. 

All technical work and scales of various forms with the 
highest development of advancement continued as in the Jun- 
ior year. 

Bach. Chromatic Fantasia and fugue, toccatas, organ 

transcriptions by Busoni, Tausig, Liszt, D'Albert. 
Bach. Well Tempered Clavichord. (Continued). 
Brahms, Rhapsodie B minor, Sonata F minor. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 127 

Chopin, Ballades, Polonaises, Fantasie, Barcarolle, Scher- 
zi, Etudes, Preludes. 

Sonatas — Beethoven, Chopin and others. 

Compositions from all schools including Tschalkowski, 
Brahms, Saint Saens, Schumann, DeBussy, Ravel, 
Cyril, Scott, Liszt and others. 

Concertos of moderate difficulty. 

Post Graduate. 

More extended study from all the larger forms from all 
schools, including concertos, embracing selections from the 
highest grade of classic and modern piano literature. Con- 
certos from Beethoven, Chopin, Liszt, Grieg, Schumann, Ru- 
benstein and others. 

Liszt, Rhapsodies, Paganini Studies, Transcriptions, a 
Concerto. 

Schumann, Sonata G minor, Faschings-schwank, Carne- 
val, Concerto. 

Candidates must have had considerable experience in En- 
semble and should be capable sight readers. 

DEPARTMENT OF VOICE CULTURE 
Mr. Slater 

The teaching of this department emhraces: 

Correct breathing and breath control, position and action. 
Tone placement and the development of resonance. 
Enunciation and diction. Special attention is given to 

the consonant attack and release. 
Training of mind and ear. 
Song Interpretations and Repertoire. 

Special training for professional work in Grand Opera, 
Oratorio, Concert or Teaching. 

Course requirements of State and of Xational Association of 
Music Schools: 



128 MIL.LSAPS COLLEGE 

EDUCATION 

Hrs. Hrs. 

1. Courses in General Education 12 26 

to include: 

General and Educ. Psychology. Prin- 
ciples of Teaching and electives in 
education. 

2. Courses in Music Education 14 

to include: 

Special methods, observation and di- 
rected practice teaching. 

GENERAL ACADEMIC SUBJECTS 18 

to include: 

English and Speech 8 

Academic Electives 10 

COURSES IN MUSIC THEORY 36 

to include: 

Harmony, sight-singing, Dictation and 

Keyboard Harmony 18 

History of Music 6 

Choral or Orchestral Conducting 2 

Theory Electives 10 

APPLIED MUSIC 
to include: 

A. For the general supervisor: 

the completion of 

Voice (2 years) 12 

Piano (2 years) 12 

*Electives 6 

*It is recommended that these 6 hours should be taken 
in orchestral instruments. They may, however, be attained 
in courses in ensemble or by additional work in piano or voice. 

Before graduation the student must have completed 
piano requirements equivalent to the requirements prescribed 
for entrance to the piano course as listed on page 21 of the 
syllabus of the National Association of Schools of Music. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 129 

He must have completed in voice the requirements pre- 
scribed for the end of the second year of the voice course aa 
listed on page 22 of the syllabus, except for the foreign lan- 
guage requirement. It is assumed that the student, upon en- 
trance to the course, has sufficient preliminary knowledge of 
the piano to complete the foregoing requirements in 2 years: 

B. For the instrumental supervisor: 

Major instrument 12 

The completion of the requirements 
prescribed for the end of the sec- 
ond year. 

Minor instruments 18 

The completion of one year's work in each of three 
minor instruments (the selection of instruments 
studied must include a representative of the string, 
wood-wind and brass sections of the orchestra). 

ELECTIVES 10 

To be allocated by individual institu- 
tions according to local needs. 



TOTAL 120 hrs. 

For Certificate: 

1. Sight-reading of hymn tune or simple song. 

2. To be able to explain and beat any time signature and 
prove familiarity with all scales and keys. 

3. To be able to play a simple accompaniment or play a 
simple hymn tune in keys of more than two sharps or 
flats. 

4. To have studied Sieber, Concone, Ricci, Vaccai, or 
Marches! and Panofka. 

5. To be able to sing two old Italian Arias or Songs and 
several modern ballads and sacred songs from stand- 
ard repertoire. 

For Academic Diploma: 

All previous requirements and the following: 



130 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

1. Reading an average American ballad and his or her 
part in a concerted number, such as an average part- 
song. 

2. To be able to beat any time signature and explain 
rhythms occurring in a song of medium difficulty. 

3. To play one's own accompaniment to a song of me- 
dium difficulty. 

4. To have studied Sieber or Lutgen or Galozzi or other 
standard works of like difficulty. 

5. To be able to sing standard songs in English and a 
choice of Italian, French and German in the original 
language; one's own part in such cantatas as Stainer's 
"Crucifixion," Gaul's "Holy City," "Daughters of Jalr- 
us," and an aria from a standard oratorio or opera. 

6. To have spent at least one year in the study of French, 
German or Italian. 

For B.M. Degree: 

All the previous requirements and the following: 

1. Reading any part in a four part composition. 

2. To be able to beat any time and explain any rhythm 
occurring in any standard song. 

3. To play one's own accompaniment to a song of moder- 
ate difficulty. 

4. To be able to sing one's own part in Handel's "Mes- 
siah" and one of the following words in which one's 
part is prominent: "Elijah," "St. Paul," "Verdi's" 
"Requiem," "Dvorak's or Rossini's "Stabat Mater," 
Parker's "Hora Novissima," and also two arias from 
standard grand operas. 

5. To give a program in public from memory, consisting 
of: 

(a) Aria from an oratorio. 

(b) Old French or Italian Aria. 

(c) One group of Standard German songs or one 
group of Standard French songs. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 181 

(d) One Operatic Aria in any language, or one group 
of Italian or Russian songs, 

(e) One group of songs by American composers or 
songs in English. One group must be sung in 
the original (Foreign) language. 

6. To have spent at least two years in the study of 
French, German, or Italian. 

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SCHOOL MUSIC 

Music as a regularly incorporated branch of the Public 
School curriculum is no longer debatable, as is shown by the 
constantly increasing demand for teachers trained for this 
particular work. 

The courses in Public School Music are intended to pro- 
vide the broad, thorough training without which successful 
teaching and consequent adequate results, according to stand- 
ard methods are impossible. 

Theoretical Department. Outline of Study. 

To learn to listen to music and think tones, and tonal 
combinations, should be the aim of every sincere and ambi- 
tious student. 

To this end, the Music Department of Millsaps College 
has worked out a strong theoretical course. The system of 
teaching harmony is to enable pupils to have a working knowl- 
edge of its principles, to train them to harmonize, recognize 
chords by sight and sound, modulate and transpose. Every 
student in the department of music must take the course as 
outlined. 

Without the study of these, Theory, Harmony, Counter- 
point, Composition, History and Appreciation of Music, the 
practical side must be less intelligent, emotional and beautiful 
in effect. 

Preparatory Courses 

Al, A2. Theory. Text Book: Tapper's First Year Theory. 
College Courses — 



132 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

First Year 
11, 12. Harmony. Text, Poote and Spaulding's Modern Har- 
mony. 

Ear-Training. Text, Sight-Singing and Ear-Training, Dam- 
rosch. 

Musical History. Text, Clarence G. Hamilton's History of Mu- 
sic. 

Second Year 
21, 22. Harmony, Completed with same text book. 
Music Appreciation. Text, Listening Lessons in Music, Fry- 
berger. 

Third Year 
31, 32. Counterpoint. Jadossohn's Elements of Counter- 
point. 

Public School Music. 

Fourth Year 
Composition. 
Canon and Fugue. 

Post Graduate Course 
Orchestration. 

Requirements for B. M. Degree 
First Year: 

Piano 
Harmony 
Musical History 

Second Year: 

Piano 

Harmony 

Music Appreciation 

Third Year: 

Piano 

Public School Music 

Counterpoint 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 13S 

Fourth Year: 

Piano 

Composition 
Canon and Fugue 

CTLASSn-ICATION OF STUDENTS 

Students are accepted in all stages of advancement from 
beginners to artists. Students are classified as follows: 

I. Preparatory Department 
I. Juvenile Department 

Students in any grade of advancement will be admitted, 
including beginners. The policy of the Millsaps Department 
of Music will be to pay especial attention to fundamental In- 
struction. To this end it has established a children's depart- 
ment, including regular musical kindergarten classes. 

Class Piano Instruction 

Class Piano Instruction has been growing by leaps and 
bounds within recent years, and experiments over a period of 
nearly ten years have demonstrated its success from every 
standpoint, economical, social and educational. W. Otto 
Miessner, formerly Director of the Milwaukee Normal School 
of Music, is the originator of a unique method of class piano 
teaching, known as the Melody Way which is used in many 
public schools and in many conservatories and colleges. 

n. Intermediate Department 

Pupils are accepted from the beginning and also received 
in any grade for which they are qualified and promoted ac- 
cording to their progress. 

UI. Special Students 

Persons who wish to pursue studies as a cultured activity 
without registering as candidates for certificates, diplomas or 
degrees, may enter as special students for the purpose of de- 
veloping their talents under the instruction of a most excel- 



134 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

lent faculty and to derive musical and educational inspiration 
through association with a large body of serious minded sttt- 
dents. In this department, students may register for any 
study or combination of studies desired. No specific scholas- 
tic requirements are imposed as a condition of entrance. 

Special students desiring credit for such work as they 
may take are subject to the same examinations and regula- 
tions as full course students. All credits earned are entered 
on the school records and may be used toward credentials at 
a later time, should such students eventually become candi- 
dates for graduation. 

Students wishing to enter upon the study of music mere- 
ly as an accomplishment are not required to take up a stated 
course, nor to fulfill the stated entrance requirements and les- 
sons, whether private or in class, may be engaged without en- 
tailing the regular course examinations. Such pupils are en- 
titled to all the free advantages of the Department and to Cer- 
tificates of Proficiency, but not to its Diplomas or Certificates. 

IV. Fidl Course Students 

In this classification are placed all students who register 
as candidates for: 

Degree-Bachelor of Music — Post-graduate 
Certificate in Public School Music 

PLAN OF INSTRUCTION 

It being the object of the Millsaps Department of Music 
to educate the student upon a well-regulated, comprehensive, 
and inclusive plan, the course of study has been divided into 
the following divisions: 

I. Intermediate. 

II. Certificate. 

Ill, Bachelor of Music. 

Department I above offers thorough training in the fun- 
damentals of music in all branches. 

Departments II and III comprise the academic courses 
leading to Certificates, Diplomas and Degrees and are subject 
to entrance and graduation requirements. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 135 

Requirements for Entrance 

The time required for graduation cannot always be de- 
termined in advance on account of the wide difference in the 
qualifications of students on entering as well as difference in 
their capacity and industry. Work completed in other insti- 
tutions of accredited standing will be recognized toward grad- 
uation. Transferred credits in academic subjects and in His- 
tory of Music, required for graduation in the Millsaps Depart- 
ment of Music, will be given full credit. Transferred credits 
in applied music (peformance, instrument or voice), and 
theoretical subjects will receive credit subject to examination 
or to continued study in subjects of similar content. Students 
who expect certificates in music must offer fifteen units from 
an accredited high school. 

Candidates for Bachelor of Music must complete in a 
creditable manner the full requirements for four years in the 
departments of piano with the prescribed theoretical courses, 
together with the requirements for a degree in Millsaps Col- 
lege. 

General examinations in all subjects both major and sup- 
plementary, are held at the end of each semester. The scale 
of marking is uniform for subjects: A — excellent; B — good; 
C — fair; D — poor; E — failure. The passing mark is C. A 
mark of D involves a condition which must be removed be- 
fore the next succeeding examination in the respective course 
may be taken. Re-examinations will be given only to remove 
conditions. 

Attendance: 

Four unexcused absences from private lessons and two 
from class lessons per semester must not be exceeded. More 
than these must be justified by a written excuse signed by the 
Dean physician or, in cases of students residing in the city, by 
parent or guardian. Any student who is absent without 
proper excuse beyond the allowed number of times will be 
disqualified for examination or credit for that course. 

Each member of the faculty has been chosen with great 
care, the personnel comprising teachers who combine excep- 



136 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

tional talent with fine elements of character. The high stand- 
ard of conscientious, enthusiastic teaching which has made 
such a splendid name for this college is steadily maintained. 

RATES OF TUITION 

Piano — Two half-hour lessons per week $150.00 

Voice — Two half-hour lessons per week 150.00 

Piano — Junior Department 72.00 

Ear-training, Theory, Harmony, Musical History, 

Each 15.00 

Music Appreciation 20.00 

Counterpoint 30.00 

Use of Practice Piano one hour per day 10.00 

Registration fee 2.00 

Public School Music 40.00 

Graduating Fees — Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees 

The Millsaps Department of Music confers certificates, 
diplomas and degrees by authority of the State of Mississippi 
and in conformity with the requirements of the National Asso- 
ciation of Schools of Music, 

Certificate - $10.00 

Collegiate Diploma 15.00 

Note: Students will be charged three fifths the regular rate 
for half time lessons. 

Terms: One half of the tuition is payable at entrance, the 
balance February first. Prompt payments by the month 
will be allowed to those students unable to pay in advance 
for one half session but these monthly payments must be 
strictly in advance. 

SPECIAL SCHOLARSHIP PRIZES 

The following Special Prizes will be awarded at the be- 
ginning of the season of 1930-1931. 

Piano — A half scholarship — on one private lesson a week. 

Voice — A half scholarship — on one private lesson a week. 

The half scholarship means that the winner is to pay one- 
half of the regular tuition for one school year. 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 137 

These prizes to be awarded by prominent musicians not 
members of the faculty or by the regular faculty board of ex- 
aminers. 

Public Contests 

The public contests for honors are classed among the im- 
portant musical events. 

Pupils' Recitals 

Pupils preparing themselves for a public career, as soon 
as they are sufficiently advanced, receive here the training 
necessary. To play or sing successfully before an audience is 
an art in itself, and can be learned in only one way — by fre- 
quent public appearances. Pupils who acquit themselves 
satisfactorily are afforded opportunity to appear in these con- 
certs and recitals. The first appearance is usually made be' 
fore an audience limited to pupils. Confidence once estab- 
lished, the student is accorded the privilege of appearing in 
the public entertainments. 

Advantages: 

Student Recitals — Student recitals by pupils in all grades 
from juvenile to seniors are given constantly throughout the 
year. Special training in state deportment is given in these 
recitals. 

RULES AND REGULATIONS 

All students entering the school thereby pledge them- 
selves to the loyal observance of these rules and regulations 
and to terms of any kind mentioned in this catalog: 

1. All business arrangements must be transacted at the 
Bursar's office. 

2. A registration fee of $2.00 is payable in advance. 

3. Students are enrolled for the session of nine mouths 
and are obliged to continue at least until the end of the se- 
mester. 

4. Tuition fees will not be refunded, except in eases of 
withdrawal on account of illness. 

5. Class lessons will not be made up. 



138 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

6. Studants who miss private lessons on account of ill- 
ness may have such lessons made up, but if missed for any 
other reason they will not be made up. 

7. No refund will be made for temporary absence or for 
lessons discontinued. 

8. No student will be allowed to attend classes at the 
beginning of any semester where her account is unpaid. 

9. Punctuality is imperative — tardy students are only 
entitled to the remaining time of their lesson period. 

10. Free scholarships may be revoked for reasons deemed 
valid by the Directors. 

11. The Directors reserve the right to withdraw any 
course not justified by sufficient registration. 

12. Certificates or Diplomas will be granted or conferred 
only on those students who have completed the regular course 
of study, passed the required examinations and paid all ac- 
counts due the school. 

13. Business matters of all kinds connected with the 
school must be arranged at the office, not with teachers. 

For further information, explanation or for appointments, 
address or telephone, the Registrar or the Bursar. 

For more detailed information in regard to the Music De- 
partment address: 

THE PRESIDENT. 



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MILLSAPS COLLEGE 141 

SUMMER SCHOOL 

JUNE 9 TO AUGUST 24, 1981 

FACULTY 

D. M. KEY, M.A., Ph.D., LL.D., President 

G. L. HARRELL, B.S., M.S., Director 

Physics 

B. E. MITCHELL, M.A., Ph.D.. 
Mathematics 

A. G. SANDERS, B.A., M.A., 
French and Spanish 

A. P. HAMILTON, M.A., Ph.D., 

Latin 

J. M. SULLIVAN, M.A., Ph.D., 

Chemistry 

D. H. BISHOP, M.A.. LL.D., 
English 

L. E. LEAVER, B.S., M.A., 

Education 

H. C. BLACKWELL, Ph.B.. M.A., 

Religion 

MISS OLIVIA HARMON, A.B., M.A., 

English 

R. H. HAYNES, B.A., M.A., 

Geography and Economics 

N. F. WILKERSON, A.B., M.A., 

Biology 

R. H. MOORE, M.S., M.A., 

History 

MRS. M. B. CLARK, 

MRS. J. L. ROBERTS, A.B., B.M., 

Piano 

FRANK SLATER, B.M., 

Voice 

Librarian 

MRS. F. J. OWEN, 

Matron 



142 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

SPECIAL LECTURERS 

W. F. Bond State Superintendent of Education 

D. M. Key President Millsaps College 

E. L. Bailey Superintendent Jackson City Schools 

J. T. Calhoun Supervisor of Rural School 

S. B. Hathorn State High School Inspector 

F. J. Hubbard Supervisor of Vocational Education 

W. N. Taylor Executive Secretary Miss. Educational Ass'n. 

Sydney Smith Chief Justice State Supreme Court 

Others who may be brought to Jackson by the State De- 
partment of Education. 

GENERAL STATEMENT 

The Summer School of Millsaps College for 1931 will 
open on June 9 and will continue for eleven weeks. 

The Summer School is planned especially for college stu- 
dents and for teachers who desire further professional work 
or regular college work. Teachers may secure renewal of li- 
cense by attendance for six weeks. Entrance units and tran- 
scripts will be required of all new students. 

In opening its doors to the teachers of the State, Mill- 
saps College feels that it is serving a long felt need in that 
some provision should be made at the Capital of the State for 
teachers to spend a few weeks during their vacation and at the 
same time take such work as they may find in the list of 
courses. 

All the advantages of the other summer schools will be 
afforded in the way of renewal and extension of license pro- 
vided by the State Department of Education. 

College graduates who lack the required number of hours 
In Education will find, here, an opportunity to make up some 
of those hours. Students with two years of college training 
may, with six hours of Education, be granted a temporary 
State License without examination by the State Board of Ex- 
aminers. 

The amount of work that a student may take will be lim- 
ited to two subjects with a total credit of six hours. 



MILLrSAPS COLLEGE 147 

OFFICERS OF ALUMNI ASSOCIATION 

President 
G. M. Lester, '19.. Jackson 

Vice-President 

L, P. Wasson, '04 Greenwood 

Secretary-Treasurer 
O. H. Swayze, '28 Jackson 

CLASS OF 1930 

Master of Arts 

Marcia Lewis Culver Atlanta, Georgia 

Bacfaielor of Arts 

Barksdale, William E Jackson 

Bennett, Laura Lewis Bentonla 

Bishop, Audie Clyde A. & M. College 

Black, Warren Columbus Clarksdale 

Blackwell, Derwood Leland Rosetta 

Boone, Howard W Pontotoc 

Bowers, Leonard Corley Dresden, Tenn. 

Brame, Sydney Stevens Jackson 

Brown, Thomas Montey Jackson 

Campbell, Ralph W Jackson 

Catron, Davie Laurel 

Cook, Bessie Bagley Jackson 

Currie, Haver Cecil Austin, Texas 

Flink, Marie Jackson 

Hinson, Robert J Lucedale 

Holloman, Curtis C Batesville 

Jordon, Mary Annelle Jackson 

LaBranche, Olga Jackson 

Longinotti, David Costa Durant 

Love, Joe Bailey Jackson 

Maclachlan, John Miller Raleigh, N. C. 

Mann, Lois Baldwin Homewood 

Miller, Mary Martha Hazlehurst 

Alford, Mrs. Dorothy Moore Crystal Springs 



148 MILLS APS COLLEGE 

Mounger, Carlton U Jackson 

McLaurin, Daniel Gilmer Nashville, Tenn. 

McM-anus, Martha Anita Raymond 

McNair, James Douglas Tutwiler 

Nobles, Mildred Leland 

Oliphant, Ruth Collins 

Ramsey, Warrene Gallman 

Sensing, Welton Jerry Braxton 

Shotwell, Coral Leone New York City 

Simpson, Robert Sisson Eden 

Sullivan, Charles Arthur Tylertown 

Smith, Rufus Baroner Cambridge, Mass. 

Smith, Ruth Pickett Canton 

Swayze, Jennie Beth Benton 

Waits, Mary Eleanor Bentonia 

Watkins, Janie Herring Vicksburg 

Wesson, Willie Ruth Jackson 

Whisenhunt, Margaret Pawhuska, Okla. 

Williams, Hattie Mildred Forest 

Bachelor of Science 

Alford, J. W McComb 

Bealle, John W., Jr Marks 

Butler, George W Austin, Texas 

Byrd, Hoyle A Bowling Green, Ky. 

Carmichael, Herbert D Jackson 

Carmichael, William D Utica 

Countiss, Eugene H New Orleans, La. 

Cutrer, Mary Ellena Durant 

Ellzey, Ouida L Kosciusko 

Eubanks, Agnes Algiers, La. 

Finch, William J _ Jackson 

Flurry, Irene Hazlehurst 

Gouldman, Joe Robert.. ...Crystal Springs 

Graham, Frederick M Meridian 

Hall, Tommye Natchez 

Hogue, Evelyn Vicksburg 

Holcomb, R. H Jackson 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 149 

Home, Mildred Inez Jackson 

Hudson, Mary Waynesboro 

Hutchins, Louis C Jackson 

Jones, Alton Lamar Mendenhall 

Lenoir, Virginia McComb 

Mangum, Ernest T Jackson 

Mincy, Ruby Eloise Darling 

McKeithen, Rosa Lee Jackson 

Ratllff, Nettie Cathryn Sartartia 

Selman, William H Monticello 

Shipman, DeWitt Jackson 

Simpson, Mabel Melvin Utica 

Smith, Maurine Vicksburg 

Stokes, John Dunn Greenwood 

Stone, Galusha Clyde Saltillo 

Stone, Mary Lee Vicksburg 

Switzer, Virginia McHenry 

Touchstone, Carlisle Brookhaven 

Travis, Ira Anderson Collins 

Vance, Marvin Lamar Sweatman 

Welch, Helen Grace Gulfport 

Wheeless, Virgil Berry Jackson 

Williams, Jewell Lee McComb 

Wood, Susie K Edwards 

REGISTER OP STUDENTS 
SENIORS 

Armour, W. Percy Taylorsvllle 

Bell, Edwin Beaman, Jr.. Greenwood 

Boswell, Walter Potts Grenada 

Bradley, William Kenneth Canton 

Buck, Hadenia -. Jackson 

Burnham, Trella Mae Jackson 

Butler, Shirley Knowles Jackson 

Campbell, Katimae Meridian 

Casey, Alice Kathryn Jackson 

Cheney, Reynolds Smith Jackson 

Chilton, Alice- Jackson 



150 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

Clark, Elma Sugg Mileston 

Clark, John Wesley Jackson 

Clarke, Margaret Brookhaven 

Corley, Allle Belle Raleigh 

Cotten, Troy Conway Oak Grove, La. 

Dear, Grace Elizabeth Jackson 

Dobyns, Mary Agness Jackson 

Ellis, Leslie Jackson 

Flowers, Henry Grady Smithdale 

Galbreath, Malcolm, Jr Hattiesburg 

Gillis, Herbert Dudley Hattiesburg 

Gordon, Lemma Lucille Jackson 

Green, Garner Wynn, Jr Jackson 

Hale, Marion Hodges Memphis, Tenn. 

Hardin, O. Loyd Deemer 

Harrell, Benjamin Slaughter Jackson 

Harrell, Margaret Elizabeth Jackson 

Hassell, Robert Alonzo Arcadia, La. 

Hill, Kenyon Fielding Jackson 

Hines, Merrell Fondren 

Hutchison, Fred Alma Jackson 

Kelly, Eugie Asbury Florence 

King, Frances Jackson 

Kinnaird, Robert Newell, Jr Jackson 

Knox, Martha Elizabeth Jackson 

Lane, Roy L Jackson 

Lewis, Florence L'Dora Star 

Lewis, James Howard Greenwood 

Lightcap, Laura Anderson Jackson 

Looney, Floyd L Collierville, Tenn. 

Mapp, Excell Harperville 

Martin, Lealon Eldridge, Jr Canton 

Maynor, Robert Clayton Jackson 

Miller, Edwin D Mt. Olive 

Miller, Wesley Norton Hermanville 

Mills, James Sidney Courtland 

Moore, Glenna Jackson 

Myers, Annie Dixon Jackson 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 151 

McDowall, Graves Hubbard Jackson 

McMurtray, William Jacksoa 

McRaney, William Hugh Bassfield 

Patton, David Gordon Jackson 

Patrick, Joseph Burton Learned 

Pennebaker, Thos. Ware Raymond Inverness 

Reed, Melvin R Jackson 

Ridgway, Ruth Jackson 

Roberts, Thelma Hattiesburg 

Robertson, Paul Leroy Wesson 

Robinson, Annabel Jackson 

Ruff, Benjamin Young Chester 

Simms, Charles Wesley D'Lo 

Smith, Sara Jackson 

Strait, Charles Hilton Mendenhall 

Tatum, Robert Eli Hattiesburg 

Thomsen, Thyra.. Jackson 

Thompson, Martha Jackson 

Twitchell, Martell Itta Bena 

Vickery, Hubert Vicksburg 

Vining, Louis Edwin Eudora, Ark. 

Walker, Helen Hampton Brookhaven 

Weems, Eula Mae Sun 

Whatley, Charles Holmes Jackson 

Williams, Roscoe Prentiss 

Youngblood, Virginia Brookhaven 

JUNIORS 

Allred, Bessie Louise Jackson 

Armstrong, Mathis Greenwood 

Calvert, G. D Stallo 

Casburn, Reaburn Dyson Sumner 

Clark, Mildred Jackson 

Coker, Florence -. -. Yazoo City 

Currie, Luther Pittman Raleigh 

Cutrer, Carl M Canton 

Dale, Hal Wilson Jackson 

Deterly, Marguerite Jackson 



152 MILrLSAPS COLLEGE 

Dickson, Mary Louise Jackson 

Dubard, David Young Dubard 

Ervin, William Lindley Inverness 

Ferris, Lucien Minor Jackson 

Ferris, William Reynolds Jackson 

Forman, Rutb Jackson 

Galloway, Charles Betts Jackson 

Gaskin, Spurgeon Jackson 

Gibson, Helen - New Hebron 

Gilbert, Thomas Adrian _. Meridian 

Gillaspy, Burnelle Monticello 

Heald, Mary Ormonde Jackson 

Herlong, D. V., Jr - Hermanville 

Hull, Calvin Henry - - Quitman 

Jacobs, Bill Jackson 

Khayat, Edward Assad Biloxi 

King, Sara Owen Jackson 

Kolb, Philip Jackson 

Livingston, David A Prentiss 

Mann, Ruth Madison 

Moon, John Sharp Lumberton 

Murphy, George Edward Jackson 

McCormack, Marlin H., Jr Eden 

McDaniel, Luther F Lucedale 

McDill, Theresa -.- Jackson 

McDonald, John Cecil Jackson 

McMurray, DeLacey Jackson 

McRaney, A. Julius Bassfield 

Noblin, John Henry, Jr Pelahatchie 

Owens, Helen Meredith Jackson 

Owen, Vardaman Lee Fayette 

Padgett, Frank Bufkin Deemer 

Passo, Claude William Mobile, Ala. 

Patterson, John Memphis, Tenn. 

Permenter, Walter N Tutwiler 

Prewitt, Thomas Orien Fondren 

Rees, Bynum Booneville 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 153 

Rigby, William Lawson Jackson 

Ripley, Helen Avis Brookhaven 

Simpson, Mary Velma Pickens 

Slay, James D Purvis 

Stark, Cruce Philadelphia 

Stevens, Sara Langdon Jackson 

Stewart, James Hershel Poplarville 

Sutton, Carre Chapman Jackson 

Sutton, Mary Elizabeth Jackson 

Travis, Lee S Canton 

Wacaster, Mary Jackson 

Walker, Clinton Lucedale 

Warren, Henry George Yazoo City 

Wasson, Jeanelle Moorhead 

Wells, Rose Fulgham Jackson 

Wheeless, John Cornell Port Gibson 

Williams, M. Franklin Inverness 

Williford, Howard Kent North Carrollton 

Wills, Kenneth Werlein Jackson 

SOPHOMORES 

Arnold, William Rogers Jackson 

Ashley, Exa Jackson 

Bailey, Roy Hastings Jackson 

Baines, Alexander Jackson 

Banks, Douglas Jackson 

Bivins, Walter Richard Birmingham, Ala. 

Boone, Norman U Chunky 

Boswell, Edith Jackson 

Bradshaw, Rudolph Jackson 

Brumfield, Carl McComb 

Bruner, Newell Houlka 

Buhrman, Ruth Elizabeth Tupelo 

Bush, Josie Jackson 

Calhoun, John Marion Mt. Olive 

Campbell, Carolyn Jackson 

Collins, Albert Forest 

Coursey, William Glen Decatur 

Cox, John Fred Brookhaven 



154 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

Dunnaway, Pat R Anguilla 

Elliot, Louise Jackson 

Enochs, John R Jackson 

Flowers, Jack Laurel 

Fortner, Louise Jackson 

Foster, Lorene Jackson 

Gammill, Stewart, Jr Jackson 

Green, Winifred Jackson 

Grice, Philip Harold Madison 

Guess, James Gaston Jackson 

Hanna, Otho Earl Jackson 

Hearon, Glenna Mozelle Jackson 

Heidelberg, Cecil F Jackson 

Herbert, Kathryn Roberta Jackson 

Holladay, Fred Union 

Home, Blanche Jackson 

Howell, John B Canton 

Hutton, Charlton Dobyns Jackson 

Jacobs, Katherine Jackson 

Jones, Cecil B Ethel 

Jones, John Calvin Norris 

Jones, Lib Burkes Jackson 

Kendall, Henry McKey Jackson 

Key, David Martin, Jr Jackson 

Kim, Pong Hyun Songdo, Korea 

Lane, Rabian Raleigh 

Layton, Searles Kline Jackson 

Leggett, J. Willard, Jr Allen 

Lindsey, Allen Pelahatchie 

Lockhart, Julia Jackson 

Loflin, Dorothy Jackson 

Lowe, William Rankin Moss Point 

Lucas, Louise Moorhead 

Malico, Lucy Murphy Jackson 

Moore, Clinton Columbus Itta Bena 

Munsterman, J. F Pelahatchie 

Myers, Evelyn Morton 

McEachern, Slater Lucedale 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 155 

McGehee, Fannie Kate Jackson 

McGinnis, Raymond M Camden 

McLaurin, Walter Ernest Meridian 

McMurray, Georgie H Jackson 

Neblett, Thomas Fair Kosciusko 

Newell, Harvey Thornton, Jr Jackson 

O'Dom, Floyd Wesley Gulfport 

Overstreet, Howard C Hattiesburg 

Phillips, Macon Willis Jackson 

Price, J. Fred Florala, Ala 

Pylant, Kelly Mouzon Purvis 

Ricketts, Edwin Tyson Flushing, N. Y. 

Rigby, Wilna Jackson 

Riggs, Marvin A Jackson 

Robertson, Stokes V., Jr Jackson 

Rogers, Gordon Keith Belzoni 

Romano, Emilio .New Orleans, La. 

Ruff, Sam Joe Chester 

Schlosser, Frank Canton 

Shelton, Louis Leonidas Jackson 

Shumaker, LeRoy McCool 

Slaughter, Emma Maude Jackson 

Smith, Commie V Philadelphia 

Smith, Minturn Jackson 

Stonestreet, Leonard Sallis 

Toler, Elton R Inverness 

Underwood, Felix Joel, Jr Jackson 

Vickers, John Turner Moorhead 

Vincent, Robert P Jackson 

Weems, William L Shubuta 

Williams, Dan Glenn Meridian 

Wilson, Joseph Hollandale 

Wilson, Neff Union 

Wilson, Sara Jackson 

Woodliff, Mary Elizabeth Jackson 

FRESHMEN 

Alexander, Edith Whitfield Jackson 



156 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

Alford, Lewis Edwin Bogue Chitto 

Allen, Violet Jackson 

Allred, Frances Jackson 

Alsbury, Alva Dayle Durant 

Atkins, William Varna Artesia 

Austin, Bryan Galloway Jackson 

Backstrom, Walton Leaksville 

Baker, Harry Itta Bena 

Barnette, Eddie Alton Summit 

Bean, Kenneth - Jackson 

Bennett, Luther A Smith ville 

Bland, Jane Winston Jackson 

Blount, T. H Bassfield 

Boone, Walter A Pontotoc 

Bradley, Charles Norman Canton 

Brantley, Marion - Kilmichael 

Bridges, Jack Belzoni 

Briscoe, Audrey Jackson 

Briscoe, Beverly Jackson 

Brister, Eugene Itta Bena 

Brown, Dean Craig 

Bruton, Claude Jackson 

Buckley, Spurgeon Newton 

Burke, Dennis Rule Ruleville 

Byrd, Hubert Lumberton 

Campbell, John Franklin Meridian 

Campbell, Walter McNeil Tutwiler 

Capers, Charlotte Jackson 

Carothers, Harriet Byrd Jackson 

Carruth, Thomas Sumrall 

Carter, Gresham Hattiesburg 

Gates, Audrey Merle Jackson 

Chambers, John Clanton Jackson 

Childress, Mac Flora 

Clements, J. B Durant 

Clontz, Joseph Watkins Jackson 

Cone, Vivian Jackson 

Cook, Wendell Holmes Louisville 

Cooper, Alonzo Forest 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 157 

Corley, Mynelle Raleigh 

Cresap, John Ord Canton 

Cribhs, Fredinand Prince Tutwiler 

Cribbs, Fred McElroy Tutwiler 

Cross, Arthur L Forest 

Dalton, John Jackson 

Davis, Garland Dace Jackson 

Davis, James Bennett Jackson 

Davis, Pearl Jackson 

Davis, William Harold Jackson 

Davisson, Horace Greeley ..Ruleville 

Dean, Dorothy Jackson 

Dees, James Wilton Hazlehurst 

DeLoach, Julia Jackson 

Dennis, Crawford Terry 

Dugger, Frances Jackson 

Dye, Blanton Clarksdale 

Featherstun, H. Wesley Jackson 

Finch, James M Jac"kson 

Poose, Daniel E Tchula 

Ford, Jack Day Jackson 

Furlow, Helen Elizabeth Brookhaven 

Gates, Frances Jackson 

Gillespie, Mary Elise Raymond 

Goodwin, Tom W Jackson 

Graham, Edward Jackson 

Grantham, Robert Gordon Terry 

Griffith, Ludwig Jackson 

Griffith, Paul Scott Waynesboro 

Grisham, Joe New Albany 

Hamilton, Albert Jackson 

Hardin, Edward Faser Macon 

Hardin, Harry Sproule Jackson 

Harper, Troy Hansel Crystal Springs 

Hathorn, W. K Bassfield 

Heard, Franklin C Itta Bena 

Hearon, Nellie Ruth Jackson 

Heidelberg, Dan H Hattiesburg 

Heidelberg, Harriette Jackson 



158 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

Heidelberg, Sarah Jackson 

Hemphill, Bruce Winona 

Hester. William Ewing, Jr Hazlehurst 

Hinds, Joseph Miller Gulfport 

Hinson, James Noel Nettleton 

Holloman, Garland Henderson Itta Bena 

Holyfield, H. N Brandon 

Hooper, Lora Jackson 

Hough, Robert Jackson 

Hozendorf, C. R Mendenhall 

Ivy, H. Berry Meridian 

Johnson, Earline Jackson 

Jones, Catharine Jackson 

Jones, Russell Indianola 

Jones, William Jonas Belzoni 

Kimball, John T DeQuincy, La. 

Kinnaird, Richard Farrell Jackson 

Lackey, S. E., Jr Forest 

Lamb, Fred Pou Courtland 

Lamkin, Catherine Crisler Jackson 

Lantrip, James William Mobile, Ala. 

Leggett, Linton Candler Jackson 

Lemly, Theron McMillan Jackson 

Lightcap, Pugh Jackson 

Little, Flora Lucille Jackson 

Longgrear, Russell Hazlehurst 

Luter, Ouida Mae Jackson 

Mackey, Will Ellen Jackson 

Mangum, Voll Magee 

Massey, Alton Ethel 

Mayfield, Tom Taylorsville 

Mayo, Robert Murrah Polkville 

Moore, Basil Ellis Amory 

Moore, James Itta Bena 

Morrison, James B Biloxi 

McCleave, Edgar R Jackson 

McLean, Maude Wilkinson Jackson 

McMahon, Neil Jackson 

McPhail, Hazel Jackson 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 159 

Oliver, Gilbert Lewie Decatur 

Parish, Bartow H Charleston 

Phillips, Henry Jackson 

Pierce, John Irvin Jackson 

Pullen, Ann Jackson 

Pyles, Dixon Leroy Jackson 

Rogers, Arthur Leon, Jr New Albany 

Ross, Thomas Pelahatchie 

Scott, Chrystine Jackson 

Searcy, George Nathan Jackson 

Shanks, Eugene Baylis Sumrall 

Shelton, Baldwin Lambert 

Simpson, Emmette Jackson 

Smith, John Lamar Magnolia 

Spivey, J. T Canton 

Stone, Joe Hatcher Fayetteville, Tenn. 

Stringer, Risher Taylorsville 

Sutton, John L., Jr Jackson 

Tinsley, Ftank Macon 

Toler, Louis Pinkney Crowley, La. 

Tremaine, William Jr Jackson 

Turner, William Jackson 

Tyson, John Anderson Shuqualak 

Underwood, W. L Amory 

Vaughn, Clement Jackson 

Wadsworth, Joel Forest 

Walker, James M Jackson 

Warren, Elizabeth Jackson 

Watkins, Henry Vaughan, Jr ...Jackson 

Weaver, Sibyl Jackson 

Weir, Dorris Jackson 

Welch, Carl Biloxl 

Wells, Mary Virginia Jackson 

Westerfield, Ruby Jackson 

Yarborough, Claude Tylertown 

York, Benjamin Preston Nettleton 



160 MILLS APS COLLEGE 

SPECIAL STUDENTS 

Aid, Mrs, Olga Parker Jackson 

Alexander, Marina Whitfield .■ Jackson 

Bishop, Audie Clyde Harperville 

Cagle, Mildred Jackson 

Campbell, Ethel Jackson 

Cobb, Jennie Lee Jackson 

Cotner, Harry Edgar Wilson, Ark. 

Craig, Virginia Goodman 

Hasty, Mrs. J. I Florence 

Johnson, Alice Myrtle Jackson 

Lane, Marshall Lorena 

Randolph, Olive Shiawassee, Mich. 

Roll, Mrs, Ethel Marley Jackson 

Simpson, Magnolia Jackson 

Stringer, Evie Lucedale 

Watts, Victor H Jackson 

Vance, Virginia Jackson 

EXTENSION STUDENTS 

Baker, Beulah Lane Jackson 

Baker, Quintard Jackson 

Ballard, Kate Edwards 

Barron, Jessie Jackson 

Barron, Vivian Crystal Springs 

Beeson, Ruth Jackson 

Blackburn, Ruth Jackson 

Bradley, Mrs. Ollie Jackson 

Brent, Annie Vernon Jackson 

Broome, Maye Jackson 

Broome, Myrtle Jackson 

Calhoun, Mrs. J. T Jackson 

Carmichael, Mrs Utica 

Chilton, Mrs. Lynne Jackson 

Clifton, Mrs, Percy L Jackson 

Clingan, Courtney Jackson 

Coleman, Evvie Jackson 

Cook, Emily Crystal Springs 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 161 

Coon, Alice Jackson 

Corley, Mrs. Ernestine Crystal Springs 

Cullen, Lucille Jackson 

Davis, W. P : Clinton 

Derks, Mrs. Hettie Lee - Crystal Springs 

DuBard, Laura Jackson 

East, Mrs. Jessie Jackson 

Ellis, Miss Marion Utica 

England, Mrs. Estelle Crystal Springs 

Fitzhugh, Mrs. J. M Jackson 

Fletcher, May Jackson 

Friedman, Alice Jackson 

Frye, Louise Palmer Jackson 

Funchess, Doris Crystal Springs 

Gibson, Mrs. Lucie Crystal Springs 

Green, Emma Jackson 

Green, Gladys Crystal Springs 

Harris, Kathryn Jackson 

Herring, Mrs. Elsie G Jackson 

Hitch, May Jackson 

Heuck, Mernelle Jackson 

Homer, Hodgie Jackson 

Houston, Roma Crystal Springs 

Jones, Anne Jackson 

Jones, Annette Jackson 

Kendrick, Nancy Jackson 

Key, Mary Belle Jackson 

Kimmons, Dale Byrom 

King, Alvin Jackson 

Kirk, Mrs. John Jackson 

Knowles, Adele C Jackson 

Latimer, Rose D Jackson 

Lee, Etta Jackson 

Lester, Annie Jackson 

Lester, Laura _ Jackson 

Little, Nannie „ Jackson 

Lloyd, Mrs. Sarah H Jackson 



162 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

Matthews, Elizabeth Jackson 

Matthews, Mrs. C. B Crystal Springs 

McNalr, Frances - Jackson 

Millsaps, Mrs. Eulalle - Crystal Springs 

Mills, Henry P Jackson 

Montgomery, Blanche Edwards 

Moore, Mrs. R. P Jackson 

Mott, Artemese Jackson 

Neal, Aline Jackson 

Newman, Mrs. Eleanor Jackson 

Noland, Eleanor Jackson 

Parsons, Bessie Terry 

Peeples, Mary E Jackson 

Pope, Nell Jackson 

Price, Lena Scott Jackson 

Puckett, Mrs. E. F Crystal Springs 

Radford, Helen L Crystal Springs 

Smith, Ethel Jackson 

Spann, Pearl Jackson 

Spraggins, Mrs. Hal Jackson 

Stewart, Olive Jackson 

Tapley, lola Jackson 

Thompson, Marie Jackson 

Tillman, Kate S Jackson 

Tillsman, Florence Terry 

Underwood, Augusta Terry 

Virden, Alice Jackson 

Wallace, Nell Jackson 

Whitten, Alfred Jackson 

Whitten, M. C Jackson 

Wiggins, Mrs. Lula K Jackson 

Wilkinson, Louise Jackson 

Wilson, Pauline Jackson 

Williams, Mrs. S. K Jackson 

Young Jackson 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 163 

SUMMER SCHOOL 1980 

Abney, Elsie Bay Springs 

Adams, E. L Kosciusko 

Alexander, Mrs. T. M Vicksburg 

Alford, Camille Tylertown 

Alford, Maybelle Jackson 

Allen, Ernest B Jackson 

Armour, W. Percy Taylorsville 

Babington, Dorothy Tylertown 

Bagley, Clara Belle Jackson 

Baker, Quintard Jackson 

Bailey, Gilbert B Jackson 

Bean, Etta Jackson 

Bedford. Mrs. Carter N Hermanville 

Bettersworth, John Knox Jackson 

Bivins, Walter Richard Birmingham 

Black, Margaret Vera Flora 

Boswell, Walter Potts Grenada 

Brennan, Katherine Brookhaven 

Bridges, Mabel Jackson 

Broadfoot, Ellie Velma Gulf port 

Brooks, Merritt H Walnut Grove 

Brown, Ruby Amory 

Burnham, Byrdie Magee 

Burnham, Trella Mae Jackson 

Burwell, Marion Jackson 

Bush, Josie Jackson 

Byrd, Stanley E Bude 

Cade, Loyce .- - Jackson 

Calhoun, Howard W Jackson 

Calhoun, Lola Jackson 

Calhoun, Willard D Jackson 

Calvert, G. D _._ _ Stallo 

Campbell, Carolyn Jackson 

Campbell, Ethel Jackson 

Carter, Ella Mae Bassfield 

Casburn, Reaburn D Sumner 

Casey, Alice Kathryu Jackson 

Castanera, Julia L Biloxi 



164 MIL.LSAPS COLLEGE « 

Catching, Mrs. Ilye T Jackson 

Chilton, Alice Jackson 

Clark, Frances Mileston 

Coleman, Josephine Gulf port 

Combs, Nita Jackson 

Cook, Bertie B Laurel 

Corley, Ruth Collins 

Curtis, Mary A Utica 

Davis, Ralph Butler McComb 

Davis, Mary Rebecca Jackson 

Day, Louise - Brookhaven 

Dees, James Gordon Philadelphia 

Deterly, Marguerite Jackson 

Dickey, Helen... Natchez 

Dodds, Aaron Myrtis Jackson 

Donaldson, James Barclay Jackson 

Doss, Alexander Keller New Orleans 

Dunaway, Pat Anguilla 

Ellis, Leslie Jackson 

Elliot, Mary Louise Jackson 

Ferguson, Jennie Mendenhall 

Ferguson, Lucille Jackson 

Finch, James Minor Jackson 

Forman, Ruth Jackson 

Fortenberry, Myra D'Lo 

Foster, Lorene Jackson 

Franks, Mrs. Margaret Jackson 

Galbreath, Malcolm, Jr Hattiesburg 

Galloway, Charles B Jackson 

Gibson, Helen New Hebron 

Giles, Ruth Laurel 

Giles, Hazel T Mendenhall 

Glaze, Raymond A Lena 

Greer, Mary Jackson 

Gunter, J. A Jackson 

Haining, Emmitte W Sartartia 

Hall, Mrs. R, D Jackson 

Hanna, Hazel E Louisville 

Hardin, O. Loyd Deemer 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 165 

Harmon, Jeffie Smithville 

Harrell, Benjamin S Jackson 

Harrell, Elizabeth Jackson 

Harrison, Everett M Eupora 

Hearon, Glena Mozelle Jackson 

Hesdorffer, M. B Canton 

Hester, Mrs. Winnifred Scott Jackson 

Hester, Marshall Smith Jackson 

Hester, William Ewing, Jr Hazlehurst 

Hill, Kenyon Fielding Jackson 

Hill, Minnie Lee Laurel 

Holifield, Lesa Laurel 

Holladay, Fred Union 

Holladay, Pauline Midnight 

Hooper, Charles Jackson 

Horton, William McMahon Union 

Hudson, Raleigh Rayford Sumrall 

Humphreys, Mrs. Charles D Port Gibson 

Hutton, Charlton Dobyns Jackson 

Jacobs, Bill Jackson 

Jones, Bert H Madison 

Jones, Mrs. Charles C Jackson 

Jones, Charles D Jackson 

Jones, Edith Lynn Terry 

Jones, J, C Norris 

Jones, Ruth Gulfport 

Jones, Seymour C Okolona 

Kelly, Marjorie Harrisville 

Kelly, F. M Collins 

Kendrick, Lee S., Jr Jackson 

Key, David Martin, Jr Jackson 

Kim, Pong Hyun .- Songdo, Korea 

King, Alvin J Jackson 

King, Frances Jackson 

King, Mrs. Alvin J Jackson 

King, Nannie Meadville 

King, William Herbert Benton 

Kirk, Mrs. John Jackson 

Knapp, Mary E Hamburg 



166 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

Landis, Carol Jackson 

Lane, Roy Lesly Jackson 

Lee, Mrs. J. J Magnolia 

Lemly, R. M Jackson 

Loflin, Dorothy Jackson 

Long, Marvin Jackson Saltillo 

Looney, Floyd L CoUierville, Tenn. 

Lyell, Gordon Garland Jackson 

Machen, Mary Jane Jackson 

Malico, Lucy Murphy Jackson 

Marshall, Anna Pearl Balrd 

Mathews, Mrs. H. L - Eden 

Maynor, Robert Clayton Jackson 

Middleton, Maude Wesson 

Miller, Edwin D Mt. Olive 

Milton, Mrs. W. S Camden 

Mincy, Ruby Wiggins 

Moon, John S Lumberton 

Moore, Oma Logan Duck Hill 

McLemore, Baskerville Greenwood 

McMurry, DeLacey - Jackson 

McMurtray, William Jackson 

McPhail, Ruby Jackson 

Nichols, Edward C Jackson 

Noble, Mildred Learned 

Nowell, J. A Fearn Springs 

Oglesby, Vera Kathleen Jackson 

Ott, Albert Emile Osyka 

Parnell, Frances .- Jackson 

Parsons, Ruby Brookhaven 

Patrick, Eva Mae -. Jackson 

Patrick, Joseph Burton Learned 

Peyton, Myrtle Utica 

Price, Plez A Jackson 

Prosser, Roger Davies Canton 

Robinson, Sarah Raleigh 

Ross, Mrs. Fannie Mendenhall 

Ruff, Ben Y Chester 

Ruff, Blanche Jackson 



MILLSAPS COLLEGE 167 

Schafer, Clarice Josephine Jackson 

Scott, Caddo L Cartilage 

Sharp, Wyatt Duncan Jackson 

Shipman, Mrs. Clara S Jackson 

Shrader, Cora Marjorie Brookhaven 

Shurley, Mrs. H. E Jackson 

Simmons, Lula Delle Winona 

Slay, James Dudley Jackson 

Smith, Bessie Ellisville 

Smith, Commie V Philadelphia 

Smith, Helon : Magee 

Smith, Sallye ..Jackson 

Spain, Melba D Jackson 

Spight, Prank Lindsey Tupelo 

Stark, John H Philadelphia 

Starnes, S. H Hopewell 

Starnes, Mrs. S. H Hopewell 

Stevens, Lester Saltillo 

Stevens, Sarah Langdon Jackson 

Strait, Charles H Mendenhall 

Strait, Susie Lee Mendenhall 

Sullivan, Kathryn Jackson 

Sutton, Carre Chapman Jackson 

Sutton, Mary Elizabeth Jackson 

Swinney, Gladys Garner Jackson 

Terrell, Mary Willing Wiggins 

Thompson, Eleanor Jackson 

Thomsen, Thyra A Jackson 

Trolio, Peter J *. Canton 

Trussell, Carrie Jackson 

Underwood, Felix Joel, Jr.. Jackson 

Vickers, Eleanor Mae Silver Creek 

Vickers, Jessee Silver Creek 

Ward, Emmett Mitchell Jackson 

Ware, Joseph Crossley Jackson 

Watkins, Henry Vaughan, Jr Jackson 

Watson, Nona ...Learned 

Wear, John Houston, Jr..._ .Jackson 

Welty, Edward J -. Jackson 



168 MILLSAPS COLLEGE 

Whatley, Charles H Jackson 

Wheatley, Adah Evelyn.... Greenville 

Wheeless, John C Port Gibson 

Wilder, Juanita Jackson 

Williams, Dan Glenn, Jr. Meridian 

Wills, Norval - Jackson 

Wilson, Philip Bethel Jackson 

Wilson, Genette Crystal Springs 

Wilson, Pauline Crystal Springs 

Wright, Mackey Mims Jackson 

Wright, James Vardaman Carthage 

Wright, Mae Verne Jackson 

Young, Annie Mae Jackson 

SUMMARY 

Senior 75 

Junior 66 

Sophomore 91 

Freshman 154 

Special 17 

Extension 90 

Total 493 

Summer School 1930 207 

Total including Summer School 700 

Counted Twice 59 

Total Attendance 641