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The 1924 Yamacraw 

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The Woman's Board of Oglethorpe Uni- 
versity Who, by their untiring efforts, 
have made a wonderful dream to become 
a thing of realty, who, by their loyal de- 
votion and deep interest, have made our 
environment more beautiful and inspir- 
ing, and to whom, in a realization of the 
necessity and value of woman's touch in 
the moulding of the lives of the future 
generation, 

Do we, in token of appreciation, dedi- 
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University 

Book II 

Classes 

Book III 

Athletics 

Book IV 

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FOREWORD 

Gentle and appreciative reader, the task 
of disarming criticism is fruitless. We do 
not ask you to praise this book, and we 
do not seek honor for an unappreciated 
work, because then the world would only 
give us pity. But when time, that inevit- 
able promoter of old age, has added many 
years to your life, and you can glance 
through this book, and have again those 
youthful dreams, and live and feel again 
that close, binding friendship toward man- 
kind which you felt while in college, then 
our task will seem to us a success. If, on 
the other hand, you pick up this book, and 
while turning its pages do not have fond 
reminiscences of college days, we will con- 
sider our work unsuccessful. 




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Administrative Omcials of Ogletkorpe University 

Officers of the Board of Directors 

Edgar Watkins President 

J. T. LuPTON First Vice-President 

H. P. Hermance Second Vive-President 

L. C. Mandeville Third Vice-President 

Hatton B. Rogers Treasurer 

Dr. J. Cheston King Secretary 

Executive Committee 
Edgar Watkins Chairman 

Gordon Burnett Silas Davis 

John A. Copeland Jas. R. Gray, Jr. 

Joel Hunter George E. King 

John A. Brice L. C. Mandeville 

J. Henry Porter J. Russell Porter 

Thomas H. Daniel Victor H. Kriegshaber 

Jas. T. Anderson Sidney Holderness 

J. M. TuLL John A. Manget 

Shepard Bry'an Dr. Phinizy Calhoun 

Dr. J. Cheston King Dr. Thornwell Jacobs 
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Dr. Thornwell Jacobs 
President and Professor oj Cosmic History 

A.B., Presbyterian College of South Carolina. Valedictorian and Medalist; A.M., 
P. C. of S. C; Graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary; A.M., Princeton Uni- 
versity; LL.D., Ohio Northern University; Pastor of Morganton (N. C.) Presby- 
leiian Church; Vice-President of Thornwell College of Orphans; Author and Editor; 
Founder and Editor Westminster Magazine; Engaged in the organization of Ogle- 
thorpe University; Member Graduate Council of the National Alumni Association of 
Princeton University. 

James Freeman Sellers 
Professor of Chemistry and Dean of Faculty 

A.B., and A.M., University of Mississippi; LL.D., Mississippi College; Graduate 
Student, University of Virginia and L^niversity of Chicago; leaching Fellow, Uni- 
versity of Chicago; Professor of Chemistry, Mississippi College and Mercer Univer- 
sity; Professor of Chemistry, A. E. F. University, Beaune, France; Y. M. C. A. Edu- 
cational Secretary, England: Fellow American Association for the Advance of Science; 
President Georgia Section American Chemical Society; Author, Text-book of Analy- 
tical Chemistry. 

George Frederick Nicolassen 
Professor of Ancient Languages 

A.B., University of Virginia; A.M., University of Virginia; Fellow in Greek, 
Johns Hopkins University, Two Years; Assistant Instructor in Latin and Greek, Johns 
Hopkins University, One Year; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University; Professor of An- 
cient Languages in the S. P. U., Clarksville, Tenn.; Vice-Chancellor of the S. P. U. ; 
Author of Notes on Latin and Greek, Greek Notes Revised, The Book of Revelations. 

James Edward Routh 
Professor of English 

A.B.. and Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University; Tocqueville Medalist, Johns Hopkins 
Llniversity; Winner Century Magazine Prize for College Graduate of 1905; Phi Beta 
Kappa; Sub-Editor, Century Dictionary Supplement, N. Y., 1905; Instructor, Uni- 
versity of Texas and Washington University; Acting Assistant Professor, University 
of Virginia; Assistant and Associate Professor, Tulane University; Professor of 
English, Johns Hopkins University Summer School 1921 and 1922; Author, Two 
Studies on the Ballad Theory of the Beowulf; The Prize of Classical English Criticism, 
Articles in English Studies (Heidelberg). 

Herman Julius Gaertner 
Professor of German and Education 

A.B., Indiana University; A. M., Ohio Wesleyan University; Ped.D., Ohio 
Northern University; Teacher and Superintendent in the Common Schools and High 
Schools of Ohio and Georgia; Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy in Wilming- 
ton College, Ohio; Professor of History in Georgia Normal and Industrial College, 
Milledgeville, Ga.; Member of the University Summer School Faculty, University of 
Georgia, Six Months; Assistant in the Organization of Oglethorpe University. 



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Arthur Stephens Libby 

Dean of the School of Commerce 

Professor of Political Science and International Law 

Ph.B., Bowdoin College; A.B., University of Maine; A.M., Sorbonne, Paris; 
A.M., Brown University; Ph.D., University of Paris; Instructor in Modern Languages, 
Converse College; Lecturer on Education, San Francisco Exposition; Lyceum Lec- 
turer on History, Travel and World Politics; First Lieutenant, Spanish-American 
War; Staff Officer with the 27th. Division in World War; Delegate Representing 
South Carolina at the International Congress of Education, Brussels, Belgium, 1910. 

M. Harding Hunt 
Professor of Biology 

Tufts College, B.S.; Harvard LIniversity; Danbury Normal School; Brown Veter- 
inary Hospital; Lane School of Chiropractic, D.C. ; Master in Science, Freyburg 
Institute; Principal, Torrington High School; Reynolds Professor of Biology, David- 
son College; Professor of Biology, Southern College; Superintendent of Schools, 
New Hartford; Private Tutor, New York City. 

Cora Steele Libby 
Assistant Professor in School of Business Administration, Commerce and Finance. 

A.B., Converse College; Student, New York University and Columbia Univer- 
sity; Head of the Department of Mathematics, Converse College, Spartanburg, S. C; 
Acting Dean, Converse College. 

Ira Venson Maxwell 
Associate Professor of Accounting and Bookkeeping 

Rheinhardt College; Certified Public Accountant (Georgia Examining Board); 
Professor of Bookkeeping and Shorthand ( Draughon's Business College) ; Auditor 
(Joel Hunter & Co.) 

Mark Burrows 
Professor of Education 

B.S., Stanberry Normal School; A.B., State Teachers College, Kirksville, Mo.; 
City Superintendent of Schools, Bethany, Mo.; Director Department, and Later Pro- 
fessor of Education, State Teachers College, Kirksville, Mo.; Associate Professor of 
Education, University of Wyoming; Professor of Rural Education and Director of 
Demonstrations Schools, State Teachers College, Greely, Col.; Editor of the Rural 
School Messenger and Later of The School and The Community, and Author of 
Various Educational Brochures; Member of National Education Association. 

John Word West 
Assistant Professor of Physics and Mathematics 

A.B., North Georgia Agriculture College, Dahlonega; Superintendent of Grounds 
and Buildings, Oglethorpe University. 



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William Louis Roney 
Professor of Modern Languages 

A.B., University of Pittsburgh; Professor of Modern Languages, Washington 
College, Tenn. ; Professor of French, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, (Summer 
Session) ; Professor of Modern Languages, Marietta College, Ohio; Officer in French 
and American Armies During the World War; Member of Modern Language Asso- 
ciation. 

Wilbur K. Butts 
Assistant Professor of Biology 

B.S., Cornell University; Assistant in Ornithology, Cornell University; Graduate 
Student, Columbia University; Biologist, U. S. Bureau of Fisheries. 

Frank B. Anderson 
Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Athletic Director 

A.B., University of Georgia; Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Athletic 
Director, University School for Boys; Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Ath- 
letic Director, R. E. Lee Institute; Coach, University of Georgia; Assistant Professor 
of Mathematics and Athletic Director, Gordon Institute; Assistant Professor of 
Mathematics and Athletics, Riverside Military Academy. 

Mrs. Earl Sherwood Jackson 
Dramatic Director 

Studied at Musical College and American Conservatory, Chicago; Special Coach- 
ing, Bispham, Madam Delia Valerie, Herbert Witherspoon; Four Years President 
Drama League Study Class; Organizer and Director of Little Theatre Guild, Atlanta; 
Director and Author, Atlanta's Municipal Christmas Festival; Lecturer and Inter- 
preter of Grand Opera. 

James E. Robertson 
Football Coach 

B.S., Dartmouth College; Captain of Football Team, Dartmouth College 1916-17; 
Member of Football Team at Saumur Artillery School, Saumur, France; Member of 
Football Team Dartmouth College, 1919-20; Captain Football Team, Dartmouth 
College 1920-'21-"22; Kappa Epsilon Fraternity; Line Coach at Dartmouth College, 
Fall of 1922. 

Alma Hill Jamieson 
Librarian, and Instructor in Library Practice. 

Graduate Carnegie Library School, Atlanta; Assistant in Atlanta Library. 






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The Ogletkorpe Woman's Board 

OMEN have always wanted to be a large part in the making 
of great dreams, so it was in January 1917 the Woman's 
Board of Oglethorpe was organized by a group of sixty 
women. This unique organization has now grown to a 
number beyond three hundred. It is an institution es- 
tablished as a natural co-worker with the Board of 
Founders of the university, but its aim is to supply the 
mother touch. 

Someone expressed a thought to this effect, "If I had only two loaves 
of bread, I would sell one of them to buy hyacinths for my soul". The 
Woman's Board is providing the young men and women of Oglethorpe with 
the beautiful things, furnishing a delicate nourishment for their souls. 

There is hardly an activity of Oglethorpe which does not find inspira- 
tion in the spontaneous support so generously offered by this group of 
noble women. The Woman's Board is divided into committees, each re- 
presenting some particular phase of endeavor at the university. The or- 
chestra, the infirmary, and the campus find special care in the hands of 
these splendid women. The Players' Club, the football team, and the co-ed 
basketball team have all known the thrill from the genuine interest taken 
in them. 

The personnel of the Woman's Board are leaders in the religious, 
patriotic, civic, and social life of Atlanta; tliey are friends who are build- 
ing Oglethorpe in a hundred ways. A beautiful sentiment is one expressed 
by Mrs. Katherine Connerat, President of the Board, "Oglethorpe Univer- 
sity looms large on the educational horizon, and in proportion to its growth, 
the mother board will enlarge its scope of usefulness." 

Oh Woman! Mighty mother 

Of lis all, 
Custodian of eternal love; joyful 
In the doing of things great 

For others 
Embracing all, thy strong arm 
Binds us close with subtle ties. 
To pay our tribute, and receive 
Thy gentle touch 

More delicate than the soft rose petals 
■ And quite as sweet. 
To those in need of thee. 



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Senior Class History 




IME in its ceaseless passage leaves along its trails scattered frag- 
ments that tell of a once living present that has blended itself 
with the past, that awful depository of the dead. In whatever 
time, under whatever circumstances, he may live, it is the duty 
of the historian faithfully to gather these scattered fragments 
together and weave them candidly into a true story that shall 
depict to the world the time of which he writes; not alone of 
its glories, its achievements, or its possible reverses, but also of 
the latent causes that have wrought out these results. 

So kind reader let us go back to the fall of 1920, and I am sure that the theory 
of evolution will receive new support from the history of this class, for who would 
recognize the seniors of today as the freshmen of 1920. 

In the beginning there were 112, the largest freshman class in the history of 
the school. They were mere college lads four years ago; now they are ready to 
enter the battle of life, well-equipped for its struggle and armed with the most 
powerful weapon of warfare, intellectual training and culture. 

As beginners, we began early to endear ourselves in the hearts of the student 
body and the followers of the greatest college in the south, as David, Morris, Ivey, 
Whitehead, Bartenfeld, Adams, McGarrity, and Stephens were introduced to the 
Collegiate world by their work on the football team. The first resemblance of a 
track team for Oglethorpe was ushered into existence by Freshman Stephens and Ivey. 

Our girls were active in the literary world, and Miss Helen Bagley and Miss 
Virginia Pairo were rewarded for their services by a place in the cast of the Ogle- 
thorpe Players Club. 

In baseball we were well represented on the varsity by our classmates, David, 
Morris, Hafele, Adams, Jones and Thaxton all stars of the first water. 

In our sophomore year we returned about 75 members. Others had fallen 
by the wayside, due to the financial crisis that engulfed the South in the summer and 
fall. To those who have already cast themselves upon the world we extend a cordial 
hand of brother-hood, and hope for them that brilliant success they are so earnestly 
seeking. 

Ralph Sinclair, Bill Cox, Al Smith and Miss Lucy Pairo joined us in the fall 
and have proved valuable additions to the class of '24. 

We were even more prominent in the athletic world in our sophomore year 
than in the year before; David, Morris, Whitehead, Bartenfeld, Stephens, Jacobs, 
Hafele and Ivey were members of the football squad. Stephens and Ivey, assisted 
by Cobb, were members of the track team. Ivey was Captain of the first track and 
field team that the University put out. Bryant joined David and Morris on the 
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In the fall of '22 we lost several of our most valuable members; these boys 
were rewarded for their diligent work, and were allowed to migrate to the class of 
'23. Those taking the forward step were Lawrence, Burton, Frazer, Jacobs, High- 
tower, Watkins, Copeland, Hollingsworth, Johnson, Kersey, Stafford and Cobb. 

This year we furnished the football team with Capt. David, Morris, Barten- 
feld, Whitehead, Hafele, Stephens, Campbell and Brown. On the track were Ivey 
and Tucker. Campbell was a member of the tennis team; Red Frazer was captain of 
the Cross Country team; and Morris was captain of the baseball team and was 
ably supported by Bryant and David. Gladys Crisler and Virginia Pairo were 
members of the Oglethorpe Players Club. 

In this our last year we received into our class Otis Jackson, Harry Teasley, 
Walter Gordy, Finch Scruggs, Wisdom O'Neal, Lawrence and Robert Pfefferkorn, 
Misses Christine Gore, Mattie White Kellam, and Elizabeth Broughton. 

On the football team were Capt. Brown, Campbell, David, Morris, Barten- 
feld. Whitehead, Stephens, Ivey and Gordy. Misses Kellam, Gore and Broughton are 
mainstays on the girls basketball team. Jackson is President of the Players Club, 
and will be supported by Misses Broughton, Pairo Sisters, Kellam, and Crisler. 
Capt. Bryant and Morris will see that we are well represented in baseball. 

In scholastic standing we are especially proud of Miss Crisler, Al Smith, 
Lawrence Pfefferkorn and Wisdom 0"Neal, for they have attained the highest 
honors that the University can bestow upon her sons and daughters. They are 
wearers of the Coat-of-Arms. Miss Crisler, Jackson, McMekin, David, L., Pfeffer- 
korn and Brown are members of Honorary Fraternities. 

The end of college days must inevitably come, and the class of '24 faces the 
future with no misgivings. Grateful to our Alma Mater for its invaluable educa- 
tional training, bound to each professor by the ties of endearing friendship, we 
shall soon go forth to earn a reputation for ourselves. 

The passing years will no doubt bring many changes. The raven locks will 
soon be silvered by the frost of time; the sparkling eyes will be dimmed; the noble 
brows will be furrowed; and the strong limbs will be enfeebled, but throughout all 
changes, the memories of our college days will remain fragrant and refreshing. 

The members of the class of '24 will go into different fields of labor, will 
be separated by many miles of space, and, no doubt, many will never again meet. Yet 
in the after years, as memory turns their thoughts backward to the days of long 
ago, they will all respond in the words of the immortal bard: 

"Let fate do her ivorst, there are relics of joy; 
Bright dreams of the past ivhich she cannot destroy; 
Which come in the night-time of sorrow and cares 
And bring back the features that joy used to tvear; 
Long, long be my heart ivith such memories filled. 
Like the vase in ivhich roses have once been distilled. 
You may break, you may shatter the vase if you tvill. 
But the scent of the roses ivill hang to it still" 

— R. 0. BROWN, Senior Class Historian. 





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Edgar George David President 

Ralph A. Sinclair Vice-President 

James David Chesnut Secretary and Treasurer 

SENIOR CLASS POEM 
The Call 

Dreamer, 'tis Morning, 

And the hour to achieve! 

But the pink flush of daivning 

Reveals you in ease. 

The webs you've been weaving are mystic and wise 

Too fragile, too sacred, too high — to despise. 
Awake, do you say 

From my making of dreams? 

Awake from Utopia Isle? 

With my dreams a poet, a visionist, I 

Without, unpatterned clay. 
So Truth and Reality away! 

'Tis Morning, I say. 
And the thrush calls his mate. 
And the sunlight unravels your spell. 

The pictures you've painted. 

The castles you've built 

Like the latent seed in the shell 

Lie dormant ivithin! 
For what good if they be not real. 
And to what purpose if they come not true? 

So Dreamer, awake and achieve! 



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Chipley, Georgia 



CANDLER CAMPBELL, A.B. 

Marietta, Georgia 



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Secretary and Treasurer of Sophomore Class 
'22; Phi Kappa Delta (Honorary). 



Football '22-'23; Scrub Football '20-'21; Ten- 
nis '21. 



"Peggy" admits that he was born and raised in the 
sunny little Georgia town of Chipley, and it was there 
that he learned to be such an industrious salesman. Be- 
sides being a good salesman, O'Neal is a good sport 
with the girls, having one as his real sweetheart, who 
tells him that his mustache is the cutest thing. He is 
one of the most industrious men in our class. If you 
ever happened around you would find him busily en- 
gaged at something. He is ne.ver idle. He won the 
Oglethorpe Coat-of-Arms, which is the highest honor 
that the school can bestow upon her sons. This is 
proof of "Peggy's" initiative, and argues well for his 
future career. 



Candler was born, bred and still lives in Marietta. 
He makes us think that he doesn't care much for the 
fair sex, but a fellow with that slow winning smile that 
he possesses, just can't keep away from them. When 
you meet blonde-headed Campbell, and that smile is 
cast upon you, you know that behind it is sincerity and 
a heart as true as gold. He is quiet in manner, but 
once in action he is all life, as he has proven by his 
magnificent two year career on the gridiron. Life is 
yours Chandler, and we know that you will make it 
more than worth while. 



"Noiv, it's like this — brushes." 





EDGAR GEORGE DA^'ID, A.B. 

Atlanta, Georgia 



HERBERT ALEXANDER BRYANT, A.B. 

Rock Hill. S. C. 



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"A thinker, a good fellow, and an athlete — a rare com- 
bination." 



"Why worry? It will happen anyway. 
And sunshine drives the rain away" 



Football ■20-'21-'22-'2:?: BasUetball •21-'22-'23; 
Captain PYeshman Basketball "21 ; Captain Foot- 
ball '22; Alternate Captain Baseball '23; Secre- 
tary and Treasurer "O" '22-'2;5; President "O" 
'23-'24; President Boosters Club '23-'24; Presi- 
dent Freshman Class '20-'21: President Sopho- 
more Class '21-'22; President Junior Class '22-'23; 
President Senior Class '23-'24; Business Manager 
of the Yaniaeraw. 

Ed is a man that men admire and the ladies love. 
He is popular, good-natured, witty, and always wears a 
smile. He takes life seriously, but in his seriousness 
there always remains the boy. With him life is worth 
living anywhere. Ed has been the backbone of our 
football team for four years, and was captain in '22. 
He has been the president of our class for four years, 
an unique thing. 

Life holds many gems for you Edgar, and we hope 
as you travel down the years, that all kinds of success 
will be yours. 



Baseball '22-'23-'24; Captain Baseball '24; 
Boxing Team •22-'23; "0" Club; Secretary and 
Treasurer "0" Club '23-'24. 



"Pug" is a boy who pitches in and works, then 
talks afterwards. He has somewhat of a quiet nature, 
but when he talks his words are full of action. If you 
know him, you have indeed found a rare and worthy 
friend, one that is pure as gold and as true as the stars. 
By his amiable traits he has worked his personality into 
the lives of his classmates, and we- wish that we had 
longer to stay in his presence. He is the best baseball 
catcher yet. He's arsenic when it comes to handling that 
pill. "Pug" if you play the game of life as you have 
played the popular game baseball, we know that you 
will in the afterwhile find the end of the rainbow. We 
wish you the best of luck. 






AVALTER FRED GURI>Y, A.B. 

Atlanta. Georgia 

PI KAPPA PHI 

"He was a man, take, him all in all, I shall not look 
upon his like again." 

Captain Freshman Football '21; >'arsitv Foot- 
ball '22-'23: Tennis Team '21; Freshman Basket- 
ball '21; Vice-President Boosters Club '23-'24; 
Vice-President Freshman Class '21; President 
Junior Class '23. 

"Frog" is a stockily built, genial little fellow, not 
to say the biggest teaser — so the girls say. His brain 
works as perfectly in class as do his spry feet on the 
gridiron. Proof of this is his uncanny ability to squeeze 
through the smallest hole and get loose down the field 
with thai pig-skin. An unique' thing about Gordy is 
that he graduates this year as President of the Junior 
Class. Although you believe in Co-Education, we have 
to hand it to you "Frog" that you are a fast worker in 
many lines. Oh well. Walter always was a lion among 
them. May your road of life be everlastingly happy. 
We will watch your career with keenest interest. 



WILLIA.M l)(»r(;HTKY MALLICOAT, A.B. 
Trion. Georgia 

"Be Yoursel), and leave custom to jools that need it." 

"Dock"' is the boy that said. ".\11 grades over 
seventy is a waste of energy". We don't know whether 
he really means this or not. but if he does, he is very 
wasteful of his energy, sometimes. He is a quiet boy, 
but he is not a bit domesticated, for it is with frequency 
that we see him parading up and down Peachtree. We 
have often wondered if he was trying to sheik the girls, 
or just walking to pass the time away until a certain 
very popular show opened. 

"Dock" is the familiar little figure sitting in the 
corner of the lobby early every morning, smiling to him- 
self at some remarks made by the leading members of 
the "Winter Stove League". 'Sf.'e have profited much by 
having known you. Daugherty. in that you have taught 
us not to be so inquisitive as to the other fellow's busi- 
ness, but to be more mindful of our own. The class of 
'24 wishes you much success, "Dock", and that all kinds 
of happiness will be yours. 





JAMES HENRY BL\MILTON, A.B. 

Villa Rica, Georgia 

ALPHA LAMBDA TAU 

"/ am monarch oj all I survey. 
My right there is none to deny." 

"Ham" is that cute little bald-headed man with the 
innocent face, as it is often expressed by the flattering 
weaker sex. Ham says he pulled out his hair while 
studying organic chemistry, but he could not possibly 
have pulled out so much in those few scattering minutes. 
Though small, he never hesitates about expressing his 
opinions, which are usually very decided. Ham is one 
of those fellows who, when he once sets his mind to- 
wards a certain goal, is going to reach it or die in the 
attempt. The one word, determination, is this little 
man's motto, and we know that if he keeps up that old 
fighting spirit it will be hard for Villa Rica to keep liim 
as their stellar physician — that is, after he has establish- 
ed himself. 

Goodbye and good luck old classmate and friend. 



LUTHER THOMAS IIANN, A.B. 

Dalton, Georgia 

"Happy am I; from care I am free; 
Why aren't they alt contented like me." 

Mann has been immune from the vain allurements 
of the fair sex and the gracefulness of the Terpsichorean 
art. He doesn't cater much to social prestige, but de- 
votes most of his time to studying ( ? ) . Luther is of a 
genial and optimistic disposition, and a fervent believer 
in his masticating powers. He is contented to take 
things as they come, without a murmur of rejection or 
approval. He knows that life runs on whet-her the state 
of affairs is positive or negative. He is an unique figure 
in the class of '24, and it is evident that he will in the 
future, as he has been in the past, not be contented 
to be just like other men. Old Boy. your classmates 
wish you much success in life. Good luck. 



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PAUL COURTNEY GAERTNER, A.B. 

Oglethorpe University, Georgia 



RALPH AUGUSTUS MARTIN, A.B. 

Florence, Alabama 



"A kind and gentle heart he hath 
To comfort friends and foe." 



"A little body and a great mind, supported by great 
resourcefulness." 



LeContc Club; Petrel Staff '21; Instructor, 
Biology Lab. '23; Chemistry Lab. Instructor '24; 
Mandolin Club '21-'22-'23; Band '21-'23-'23. 



LeConte Club; Four Square League; Cos- 
mopolitan Club; German Club '22; Chemistry 
Lab. Instructor '23-'24. 



Paul loves Oglethorpe so well that his home is near 
the campus. If he proves to be as good and as faithful 
a son to his Alma Mater as his dad is a father, then we 
know that old Oglethorpe will be known the world 
around. Paul is a student, for ever since he started 
liis course in Science he has worked as one eager for 
knowledge. His activities were never confined to the 
classroom, for he handles women with the inborn talent 
of a genius. He is very gentle and thoughtful, and al- 
ways has a good word of encouragement for everybody. 
"Genius is an infinite capacity for taking pains", and 
because of this quality of exactness which he has, we 
know that Paul will be victorious in the battle of life. 



"Mart", the little black headed chemistry shark 
comes to us from that industrious state of Alabama. 
True to his state's spirit, he is graduating in three years. 
We know the folks back home are just as proud as we 
are of this little genius. He can work out the Benzine 
Cycle as if it were an everyday occurance. We predict 
that some day he will rank as one of America's fore- 
most chemists. 

Stick in there and fight them. Mart, and prove to 
the world that Oglethorpe spirit. With your little body 
and magnanimous mind the class of '24 wish you great 
success, and will watch with the keenest interest your 
achievements. 






WILLIAM COX. A.P.. 
(iMiii('s\-ill<', (icorg:ia 



VIRGIXIA PAIKO, A.B. 

Atlanta, Georgia 



\y 



"Quiet in appearance iiith motives unknown." 

"Bill" is in nature somewhat quiet and unassuming. 
He is a man with funny red hair and the kindest heart 
that ever happened. He is a man of few words and 
fewer known thoughts. By his stern looks, broken oc- 
casionally by a slow winning smile, one knows that deep 
down in his heart and mind there lies a noble and con- 
structive character. This neatly dressed boy. Bill, we 
know will make a success, because we have a sneaking 
idea that he has a great love urging him on. With his 
winning personality and his ability to handle competent- 
ly all Commercial subjects, we predict great happiness 
for Bill. 



"A daughter of the gods, divinely tall. 
And most divinely fair." 

Players Cluh; Girls Hi Club; Co-Ed Represen- 
tative '21-'22; President Co-Eds '23; Junior Class 
Historian '23. 

Once in the Players Club Virginia was a Russian 
countess, and now she has adopted that personality 
as her own. Her grace and dark eyes and exotic air are 
quite artistic, and so naturally Dr. Routh advises the 
stage for her. We expect her to be a second Divine 
Sarah. Virginia is a student as well as an actress, for 
she is familiar with both Shakespearian comedies and 
tragedies. As Virginia is romantically inclined we know 
that after she has parted from our midst her life will be 
one happy success after another. Well. Virginia, we 
must leave you now and run in pursuit of the next class- 
mate. Good luck and God bless you. 





LUCY PAIRO. A.B. 
Atlanta, Georgia 



AUGUSTUS OSCAR LUNSFORD, A.B. 

Blairsville. Georgia 



PI BETA NU 

"A lovely lady, garmented in light 
From her own beautv." 



When duty whispers low. Thou must. 
The youth replies, I can." 

Football '20: Scrub Football '22-'23. 



Players Club; Mandolin Club; Girls Hi Club. 

Oh Lucy, why do you bother with all the chemistry 
in school? Come, find that bottles are for exquisite per- 
fumes and not for acids. Live up to your French name 

and your seminary training "tis no use. Lucy 

makes an alchemist the hero to her romantic play, to be 
produced by the Oglethorpe Players, and when one mixes 
chemistry and lore, an explosion will surely follow. 
When Lucy talks her voice is so smooth and soft that 
one is reminded of spring, flowers, birds, etc. She is 
rather romantic, anyway, but she wouldn't admit it for 
anything. Although she leads somewhat of a dreamy 
existence, her mind is always well posted on deeper 
subjects, such as her books. As we part, Lucy, we wish 
you the best of luck on the old trodden road of make- 
believe, called Life. 



"Swede" is one of those characters that you often 
hear about, but seldom see. He is a typical Georgian, 
having all those traits that characterize a born Southern- 
er. His youthful robustness makes his existence over- 
flowing with pep and enthusiasm. In his company you 
are at home, for he has such an amiable personality. 
Oscar taught school one year, but on finding that the 
pupils knew about as much as the teacher, he decided 
to indulge again in the pursuit of knowledge. How's 
that. Oscar? 

"Swede", we are all better for having known you, 
and when you leave the gray shadows of Oglethorpes' 
Gothic walls, may you find as many loyal friends, and 
may you have as much success as you have held and 
made at your Alma Mater. 





OTIS MAIII.dX JACKSON, A.B. 
Atlauta, Georgia 

KAPPA ALPHA 



RALPH A. SINCLAIR, A.B. 
Xoi-Wdod, X. C. 

PI KAPPA PHI 



"So many worlds, so much to do. 

So little done, suck things to be." 



"True as the needle to the pole. 
Or the dial to the sun." 



- 1 -I ,;;;.! Delta (Honorary Fraternity) ; Presi- 

cLni Oglethorpe Players Club '::3-'24; Secretary 

(! ;e.:su;ef Players Club '22-'23; President 

[I :e tl;:ss '2:;-'23; Instructor Ph.vsics '23- 

uc'cr (he istry '23-'24; Atlanta Jour- 

s[; (:< t •22-'23-'21; Sport Editor Pet- 

i; :ip ain Frcsh.naii Basketball 

.". IJ ie Editor of The Yamacraw. 



"Jack" is one of those fellows who are somewhat 
quiet in na.ure, and very seldom speaks unless he has 
so";;ething important to say. His ability to impress is 
\>ry elegant. You can reason with him if you have the 
time to spare, the wit to understand him or the bull to 
r to b-u£F him. You always leave, though, with the 
rea!ii:a;'on that his reasoning has impressed you. Jack- 
son i- a student, and he possesses all those familiar 
traits hat characterize a man. He is the wearer of the 
Oglethorpe Coat-of-Arms, the highest honor that our 
Alma Mater can bestow upon her sons. Writing space 
IS too I'mited to sketch fully and justly the many strong 
and amiable traits of our fellow classmate, so we'll leave 
it to the world to find benefit, and appreciate the valu- 
able qualities of this man of the class of "24. 



Vice-President Student Body '23-'24; \ice-Presi- 
de:!t Seiior Class; LcConte Club; Junior Class 
Cartoonist; Circulation Manager Petrel; Assist- 
ant Editor Petrel '23-'21; Hobo Club; Editor-in- 
Chief, Yamacraw '24. 

"Scrapp-" and "Sinny" are the nick-names belong- 
ing to our Editor-in-Chief, the ever smiling young man 
with the curly blonde hair. He is the kind of fellow 
everyone likes (even the Co-Eds), that quiet, friendly 
sort whom you can't get anything against. He comes 
from the Carolinas, and we understand he's going to 
settle in our land of opportunity, Atlanta, 

"Scrappy" believes in his fun, and says that he'll 
never get so old but that he can get some kick out of 
life. Although enjoying life, he occasionally has spells 
of seriousness which is bound to produce an outgrowth 
of things good and noble. Behind his veil of smiles is 
sincerity and the heart of a true friend. We wish him 
the best of good fortune, and hope that his life will be 
filled with sunshine and prosperity. 






HEXKY QUIGG TI'CKER, A. B. 

CViuyers. Genrgia 

"All thing iiill come around to him ivho ivill wait." 



Track Team; (Javelin '22-'23-'24; Pole Vault 
'2t); Scrub Basketball '22-'23; Scrub Football 
'23; "O" Club. 



Quigg has represented Oglethorpe on the track 
team for four years. He hurls the Javelin as the Cave 
Man hurled the Spear in the early Stone Age. Scrubb- 
ed on the football team during his last year, and was on 
the basketball team for three years. Being a scrub he 
played unhonored, which shows his true love lor his 
Alma Mater. 

Quigg is clean cut, quiet, never seeking any honors, 
sincere, and always ready to help others. That is why 
we know he will get there. The class knows that 
Quiggs winning personality, and his lovable nature will 
always keep him provided with more than one place 
to hang his hat. 



RAYMOND WEATHERS STEPHENS. A.B. 
La Grange, Georgia 

"Immortality alone could teach him how to die.' 



Football '20-'22-'23; Track '21; Freshman Bas- 
ketball '21; "O" Club; Vice-President of the 
Freshman Class '20-'21. 



"Mutt", is a tall, lean, muscular man, and a noble 
warnor on the field of battle. He has the initiative and 
the strength that all men possess. As a Man he never 

says quit, but like other men, he has one weakness 

a girl. We don't condemn him of this instinctive short- 
coming, because brown hair, coral lips, and sparkling 
eyes have proved to be the undoing of many a man. 
"Mutt", you have played the football well, it was fine 
and thrilling to see you fight for the Petrels, and you 
were greatly admired. As the game of life is just be- 
yond the horizon, we know that by your grit and deter- 
mmation that victory is assured. "To the victor be- 
longs the soils." 





JOHN BROWN FRAZER, A.B. 

Cedartowu. Georgia 

PI KAI'I'A I'HI 

'Wot in rewards, but in the strength to strive, the bless- 
ing lives." 



Boosters Club; Red Headed Club; Football 
'21-'22-'23; Captain C. C. Team '22; Manager 
Cross Country Team '24; Track Team '24; Cheer 
Leader '23; Glee Club '23-'24. 



'"Red", started chasing the ladies in the productive 
town of Cedartown in 1903, and has been at their apron 
strings ever since. His being red headed doesn't make 
any difference with the henfolks, in fact, the girls call 
him a "Shriek", when it comes to dancing. "Red" is 

sincere in his ever undertaking production is his 

aim. He is a boy with an amiable character, and is al- 
ways ready to extend a helping hand to any one less 
fortunate than he. To strive is to succeed, and may 
much success be yoiu's. 



THOMAS BREWER HUBBARD, A.B. 

Hogansville, Georgia 

"Nothing great ivas ever achieved without enthusiasm." 

Cheer Leader '23-'24; President Hoboes' Club. 

"Tom" first appeared on the scene in the petit town 
of Hogansville, and he doesn't care if the world knows 
it. He is often called Hogansville "Special", an especial 
example of that vicinity's posterity. He has more pep 
and enthusiasm than anybody in school. Among the 
many hearty yelling voices in the grandstands at athletic 
games, Tom's voice can be heard above them all. He 
has the Oglethorpe spirit that will never die. He cared 
not for self glory, but wanted all honors to go to his 
Alma Mater. His spirit will live on. and his voice 
will ring through the years, promoting something that 
is good and noble. Our fellow student and classmate. 
"Tom", we know that with your fighting spirit and 
enthusiasm your success is assured. 



"Persistence always wins." 





GLADYS B'lELDS CRISLER, A.B. 

Norcross, Georgia 



JOHN TULLIVEK MORRIS, A.B. 

Atlanta, Georgia 



ZETA TAU 

Ah, the strange, siveet, lonely delight 
Of the Valleys of Dreams." 

<tKA (Honorary Fraternity); Players Club; 
Fie Club; Co-Ed Council; Norcross Club. 

"Glady.s"' is the girl of girls, being both a dreamer 
and a student, which is indeed a rare combination. She 
is a valuable asset to her Alma Mater, and we are more 
than proud of her. This little blonde girl has an in- 
nate love for literature and anything that is romantic; 
so no wonder we found her writing a play that was 
later staged, with herself as the heroine. In life's un- 
dertaking, Gladys, the whole world will be your stage, 
on which we prophesy you to be a prominent character. 
Our hats are off. and our hearts beat an encore for 
your happy and dreamy existence. 



PI KAPPA PHI 

"Hoiv splendid is his triumph who has wone renown." 

Football '20-'21-'22-'23; Baseball '21-'22-'23; 
Captain Baseball '2;}; Alternate Captain '22; 
Freshman Basketball '21; \'ice-Presi(lent Junior 
Class '22-'23; Vice-Fresitlent Sophomore Class 
'2t-'22; Historian Freshman Class '20-'21; Vice- 
President "O" Club '23; Fie Club; Boy's High 
Club: Petrel Staff '22*23. 

'"Jake" is a boy in spirit, a man in mind. In all 
sports he is a spirited contender. On the gridiron he 
is a fighting mechanism, and his educated toe is a great 
asset to the team. He is a "sheik" with the girls, but 
there is one thing certain, that nobody can Mar-his-Cell. 
We have a feeling of affection for this blonde headed 
youth. He has those qualities that characterize a man, 
courage, frankness, friendliness, humour and person- 
ality. We regret that we cannot associate with ""Jake" 
in the future in the same free, joyous spirit as in the 
past four years, but we have come to the cross roads. 
May life with its richest gifts be yours, "Jake." 






KOBERT OGDKX BROWN, A.B. 
Ben Hill, Georgia 



JAMES DAVID OHESNUT, A.B. 

Doraville, Geoi-gia 



n KAPPA PHI 



ALPHA LAJIBDA TAU 



"/ may be personally defeated, but my principles never." 



"The secret of success is constancy to purpose.' 



Football '22-'23; Captain Football '2:?; Boar's 
Head (Honorary Fraternity); "0" Club; Secre- 
tary and Treasurer Junior Class ; Historian Senior 
Class. 



"Jug", is a man of rare attributes. He is loyal, he 
is patient and he is sincere. Above all he is claimed 
to be the best dancer in school. His mind is a history 
book, with all dates of different events correct. "'Who 

was the guy that played short for last year?" 1 

don't know, ask "'Jug". In his answer, he is nearly al- 
ways correct. "Jug", is somewhat of a little fellow, but 
he is a man. In leading the squad of '23 he showed 
skill and rare ability. He was always clear minded, 
and thought before he acted. In the few years we have 
known him he has won a place in our hearts. The 
class of '24 wish you much success, such as a man of 
your calibre deserves. 



Assistant Editor Vamaeraw '24; .Assistant Edi- 
tor Petrel '2:i-'24; LeConte Club (Honorary Scien- 
tific) ; Pi Kappa Delta (Honorary). 

"Ches" first saw the sunshine in the quaint little 
Georgia town of Doraville. He entered Oglethorpe in 
1920 from Norcross High School. The little home town 
should be proud of "Ches", for he has worked all of his 
four years in college. During his Junior and Senior 
years he was Assistant Librarian. He is quiet, con- 
scientious and steady, always willing to perform any 
kind of task that is requested of him. As to his social 
life, he has a girl, but we don't know who the lucky 
"machen" can be. He is a mystic when it comes to 
courting. 

"Ches", you bold a large place in the hearts of 
your classmates and of all the students of your Alma 
Mater. With your constancy of purpose and your ability 
to work we hope that your career will be a trial of glory. 




■■'?;'^*Si)Ki~'--; 




FIXCH THOaiAS SCRUGGS, JR., A.B. 
Orlando, Florida 



FRED MAH)XE BOSWELL, A.B. 

Greensboro. Georgia 



PI KAPPA PHI 

"'Tis this that everyone would say,- 
He's a jolly good jelloio in every way." 

Cheer Leader '22; Business Manager Petrel '23. 

■'Finchey" hails from the land of sunshine and 
alligators. Being from the sunny state of Florida must 
be why he is so fair in the eyes of the ladies. He is 
fat and good natured. and is always hanging around the 
Co-op when not studying. His main hobby is eating, 
but we do not hold that against him, for the simple 
reason that we have Paul's interest at heart, and do 
not want to see him without a job. 

"Finchey" has one of the most likable personalities 
we know of anywhere. You simply cannot associate 
with him and not be affected by his hypnotic character. 
His smile and his little black mustache are just captivat- 
ing. Being courteous, friendly, and sincere, Scruggs, 
we know that you are going to succeed, and the class 
will follow your success with the greatest interest. 



"When silence speaks for Love, she has much to say." 
Scrub Football '20-'21. 

"Crush" is one of those old faithful Commerce 
sharks. He can read Government Industrial Reports the 
way the rest of us can read True Confessions. Roger 
Babson is his favorite author. Now this young man, 
"Crush", usually turns to the world a quizzical smile 
which makes the Sphynx look transparent by compari- 
son. But he probably has more good ideas about life 
on this planet, so we are going to watch him to see just 
how he applies these ideas, when he has stepped over 
that well-known threshold which comes about the time 
one gets his "Dip." "Crush", we are expecting big 
things from you, and we want to wish you the best of 
luck. 





JAMES OGLETHORPE VARNEDOE HALL, A.B. 

Coviagtou, Georgia 

LAMBDA CHI ALPHA 

"The mildest manner and the bravest mind." 



Football; First Company Baseball; Wrestling, 
Boxing and Fencing at the Cnited States Military 
Academy '21-'22; P'ootball at Hampden Sidney 
•32-'23; H. S. Club '22-'23; South Georgia Club; 
Stray Greek Club. 



"Strut" has traveled far and wide. He came to us 
from Hampden Sidney. Having made his letter in foot- 
ball there, he was ineligible to enter athletics here at 
Oglethorpe. 

He is a boy that never worried, never annoyed, al- 
ways cheerful and on good terms with everybody. 

When the coming of years shall make present as- 
sociations but memories of the past, we will think of 
"Strut", and know that if fate has been just, our friend 
will have fallen heir to all the reward and happiness that 
is due to a whole-hearted and square man. 



ALFRED GEORGE SMITH. A.B. 
Wauchula, Florida 

PI KAPPA ALPHA 
"A true friend is forever a friend." 
Stray Greek Club; Masonic Club. 

"A!" is not easy to get on to, but when you're once 
on, you don't feel a bit like getting off. 

The Florida climate certainly grows some rare per- 
sonalities. There may be other "Al's", but there isn't 
another "Al G ". He's rather quiet — his favorite ex- 
pression being a smile — but he seems to be peering into 
the dark mysteries of your soul when he glances at your 
countenance. 

We've heard that unobtrusive "Al" can keep up a 
good line when he is in the cozy confines of a congenial 
bull-session. That's so. And let no one question his 
scholastic ability, because we have it from a reliable 
source that he always slays well up on his books. 

Best wishes to you, "Al"; may you always prosper, 
and never lose that smile. 





.TOHX CARLTOX n'EY, A.B. 

Colqiiit, Geiirgia 



MATTIE WHITE KELLAIX, A.B. 

Atlauta. Georgia 



ALPHA LA:MBDA TAU 



"Look, then, into thine heart, and write." 



'A truer, nobler, trustier heart, more loving or more 
loyal, never beat within a human breast." 

Track '21-'22-'23-'24; Football '20; Scrub Foot- 
ball '22-'23 ;LeCoiite Club; Players Club; Fie 
Club; Scrub Baseball '2i ; Vice-President Student 
Body '22; Vice-President Players Club '2;i; Secre- 
tary Freshman Class '20-'21 : Boosters Club. 



To describe "Red" is to picture the fighting spirit 
of Oglethorpe. He has more fight per cubic inch than 
anyone we know of. Whether on the track field, the 
gridiron, or on the diamond. "Red'' is in the hottest 
part of the field and fighting like a tiger. While Ivey 
has won more medals than \on Hihdenburg, he has not 
neglected the intellectual phase of his college life. He 
is a good student in Chemistry, and what he does not 
know of the inside workings of a cat has not yet been 
discovered. And now, as Ivey carries the same old 
fighting spirit out into the great battle of life, we feel 
confident he will continue to conquer all before him. 



Players Club; Secretary and Treasurer Ked 
Headed Club '22-'2:5; Mandolin Club; Basketball 
'2:i-'24; Assistant Librarian '22-'23-'24; Girls 
Hisli Club. 



We wish we could erect a monument to commemo- 
rate the zeal and ardor and honest-for-sure toil of Mat- 
tie White. She is ever ready, ever busy, and she is one 
of the best reasons we can think of for excessive at- 
tendance at the Library when she is on duty. White 
has won herself an envious nickname that has clung to 
her, because there is a reason. She is "Sunshine". 
Think of being "Sunshine" when a Freshman, and re- 
maining "Sunshine" as a Senior. All around she is the 
essence of sweetness, exquisiteness and adorability. We 
know that her labours will continue to be rewarded and 
appreciated. Where there is sunshine there is progress. 





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CHBISTINE GORE, A.B. 

Atlauta, Georgia 



ELIZABETH HAMES BROUGHTON, A.B. 

Atlanta, Georgia 



'To write a verse or tivo is all the praise 
That I can raise." 



"Fain would I, but I dare not ; 1 dare, and yet I may not; 
I may, although I care not, for pleasure when I play not." 



Basketball '22-'23-'24; Alternate Captain Bas- 
ketball '22-'23; Players Club '22-'23-'24; Girls' 
Hish Club; Mandolin Club; Petrel Staff; Junior 
Class Poet; Senior Class Poet; Co-Ed Council; 
Literary Editor Yainacraw; Phi Kappa Delta 
( Honorary ) . 



"Cris" is a dear. We have all come to love and ap- 
preciate her, sober or effervescent as you would. She is 
not merely a dreamer, but an achiever of truth and 
beauty. It is a sincere individuality which directs that 
facile pen and causes her to write poetry as easily as 
we humdrum mortals speak. Here is a genius that has 
crept upon us unannounced. A general goodfellow she 
is, who will find life overflowing with goodness and 
beauty because of the abundance of these same qualities 
which she puts into it. 



Basketball '22-'23-'24; Business Manager Bas- 
ketball '24; Girls' High Club; Mandolin Club; 
Players Club. 

"Liz" has endeared herself to everyone at Ogle- 
thorpe, for she has become synonymous with the term 
good sport. She thoroughly enjoys life, and being 
good-natured as she is, dispels the gloom wherever she 
may roam. Speech is silver; "Liz" is the champion 
lawyer among the co-eds, and many times has her 
logical, common sense oratory succeeded for their cause. 
She is the girls" politician, and "Leave it to Liz" has 
become a slogan that has good results. Full of fun, 
life, joy, and true sprotsmanship, "Liz" and her ready 
wit will travel merrily down that old road of life. The 
class of '24, "Liz" wish you the best of luck. 





LAWRENCE G. PFEFFERKORN, A.B. 
Gainesville, Georgia 



ROBERT G. PFEFFERKORN, A.B. 

Gainesville, Georgia 



DELTA SIGMA PHI 

"Few things are impossible to diligence and skill" 

Stage Manager Players Club '22-'23; Assistant 
Editor Petrel '23-'24; Business Manager Ogle- 
thorpe Orohestra-Glee Club '22-'23-'24; Boars' 
Head (Honorary). 

La\vrence is going to amount to something some day. 
If you don't think so, just ask him. But along with his 
pride there is a general spirit of sincerity that appeals 
to all. 

In his Sophomore year at Oglethorpe he was ward- 
ed the Coat-of-Arms sweater, after having made the 
highest record ever attained here- for five successive 
terms. He has had a prominent part in the work of the 
Petrel Staff, the Oglethorpe Players, and the Oglethorpe 
Orchestra-Glee Club. He wrote a romantic comedy, 
"Billing and Coueing", which was produced at the 
Atlanta Theatre by the Oglethorpe Players, the author 
taking the leading role. 

"Business Manager" is his favorite job, and he 
surely gets things done. 

Here's success to you, Lawrence G. 



DELTA SIGMA PHI 

"// music be the food of love, play on." 

Solo Pianist; Oglethorpe Orchestra '21-'22-'23; 
Assistant Librarian '22-'23; Assistant Physics 
Laboratory '22. 

Robert hails from that classic city of Gainesville, 
or should we say Brenau College Conservatory, where 
no doubt he developed those Paderewski fingers, and 
acquired perhaps a certain affinitv for the fairer sex. 

As Solo Pianist with the Oglethorpe Orchestra, his 
playing has won him an enviable reputation. He plays 
the big things in a big way. His brilliant playing of 
the Polanaise in A-flat will give you some new ideas. 
They tell us. though, that he got into the habit of mak- 
mg scholastic records in Gainesville Hi. and incidental- 
ly he never got out of this habit at Oglethorpe. Pfef- 
ferkorn seems undecided as to what field of endeavor 
his versatile abilities shall favour, but should he make 
up his mind to follow in the footsteps of Paderewski, 
or decide to invade Wall Street, we are confident that 
nothing but success awaits him. 





JAMES JIEUnVKTHEK MpMEKIN. A.B. 

Washiugtou, Georgia 



HOWAUD FRANK WHITEHEAD. A.B. 

Cdinmerce. Georgia 



ALPHA LAMBDA TAU 



ALPHA LAMBDA TAU 



"Good sense which only is the gift oj Heaven." 

Scrub Baseball '21; Track 'Il-'IA; Phi Kappa 
Delta (Honorary Fraternity). 

'"Mac" comes from the wilds of Wilkes County, and 
this level headed, serious minded lad is a fair repersenta- 
tive of Washington Hi. 

James is rather quiet in a crowd, but as one girl 
expressed it, "when you get him alone, you'd be surpris- 
ed!'' When he first started going to classes as a fresh- 
man, he found it easier to talk than to listen, but under 
the capable tuterage of Mrs. Libby he lost that habit 
and from then on he has worked quietly, as one who has 
his face set toward a goal and goes in spite of diffi- 
culties. 

The combination of "Irish wit'' and quiet deter- 
mination that "Mac" possesses will carry him victorious 
through life, and we predict that, if he doesn't fall in 
love, the long road of life will be paved with much 
success. 



"There is delight in singing, but none hear, beside the 
singer." 

Football '20-'21-'22-'23; Assistant Manager 
Baseball '2t-'22; Manager Baseball '23; "O" Club. 

"Peck", first smiled back in the early twentieth 
century, the fortunate spot of the sad occasion, being 
Commerce, Ga. His adopted uncle "Joe", raised him 
in the right way, and taught him to be serious minded, 
so that is why he now dwells in the stately halls of 
Oglethorpe. He is red-headed, and like all sons of 
Commerce, full of humor and wit. The many freckles 
on his face are always broadened because of smiles. At 
night, under a full Georgia moon, a gang of boys fill 
the air with Southern melodies, and above them ail you 
can hear the voice of "Peck." 

"Peck"is a conscientious fellow, and it is safe to 
say that his future career will be a successful one. 





HARRY Er(;KXE TEASLEY, A.B. 
Hartwi'll, Gt'urjtia 

PI KAPPA PHI 

"The true knight of learning, the world holds him dear — 
Love bless him, joy crown him, God speed his career." 

"Father" is everything else but what his nickname 
exemplifies. In his endeavors to get the right kind of 
an education, he got a bad start by going two years to 
Tech, but learned enough there to realize his mistake, 
and so came to Oglethorpe. His manner is gentle, and 
he has modest ways, but his word is his law. In a 
crowd he is a man of few words, but his actions prove 
to be mightier than his words. ""PreacherV" hobby is 
the study of Psychology of the human being; he can 
read you like a book. 

To understand him one must know him well, but 
once you gain his confidence, he will be a friend under 
all circumstances. Being a conscientious fellow we're 
assured of his success. Good luck. Preacher. 



DUROTHY ELIZAltETFI FOSTER, A.B. 

Atlanta, (icoi-gia 

ZETA TAU 

"She looks like a goddess, and acts like a queen." 

Member of Players Club. 

This sister of Oglethorpe is very serious and am- 
bitious, but like all members of the weaker sex she is 
romantic, as the moon effects her greatly. She is not only 
a queen off stage, but she was one on the stage, when 
she appeared as queen in the Egyptian play presented 
last spring by the Oglethorpe Players. She is sincere 
and capable in everything that she undertakes. We've 
been informed that she intends to teach school next 
year if nothing ( ? i happens between now and then. By 
her attractive and magnetic personality, she has won the 
hearts of the students of her Alma Mater, and we know 
these valuable traits will go a long way in promoting 
her happiness and success. The class of '24 wishes to 
say goodbye and God bless you. Miss Foster. 





TIXSI.EY RICHARD GAIXES, A.B. 

Elberton, Georgia 



THOMAS AUGUSTUS BARTENFELD, A.B. 

Dalton, Georgia 



"Make the coming hours o'erfloe with joy. 
And pleasure drown the brim." 



"Anything that is worth doing at all 
Is worth doing with all your might." 



"Bottle" is the nick-name of this tall, robust, jolly, 
and rather handsome boy, who hails from the city of 
Elberton. His nickname is not due to any adherence 
to the hip-pocket flask. When he first made his ap- 
pearance at Oglethorpe titles were becoming scarce, and 
"Bottle" was the only suitable title that could be found. 
He is very fond of dogs, and his hobby is hunting — 
hunting is right, because we never know whether he 
killed anything or not. As for apples, he'd run a mile 
any night. He is a jolly sort of a fellow, and when he 
greets you with a "Hello, old scout", a genuine broad 
smile spreads over his face, and you know that he is a 
friend. He combines youth and vitality with serious- 
ness and deep thinking, and when one can do this, 
life holds much for him. So "Bottle", we wish you 
much success, and that all the joys of life will be yours. 



Football '20-'21-'22-'23; Pla.vers Club; Masonic 
Club. 

Determination is the key note of "Rube's" character, 
and when he once decides to do a thing it is difficult 
to change his mind. For four years he has served his 
Alma Mater on the gridiron, and his opponents have 
never found a minute during his four seasons of service 
in the line, when they could say that he was not a hard 
man to stop. We know that he will carry that old fight- 
ing spirit into the battle of life, and that he will be hard 
to stop at anything that he starts. 

But alas! We must tell of one contest in which 
he lost — his heart. Yet he seems happier now than be- 
fore he lost it, and when we consider where it is we 
don't pity him a bit. Go to it "Rube", life's before you. 





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CHARLES ELLIOTT FERGUSON, A.B. 

Thomasville, Georgia 

DELTA SIGMA PHI 

"Genius does what it must, talent does what it can." 

Scrub Baseball. '2l-'22 

"Fergie" is a genius when it comes to the study of Commerce. It is a trait born in 
him, and not acquired by concentrated effort. He can. while reposing comfortably in a 
large arm chair in the great hall with a stogie in the corner of his mouth, expound some 
philosophy on baseball that would make Ty Cobb sit up and blink his eyes in amazement. 
He"s a wonder in Commerce. "Fergie". with your personality you have overcome many 
obstacles, and have made everlasting friends. Your future is before you, and as you have a 
fair knowledge of the ways of the world we predict that you will lead a life of happiness 
and much success. 



Senior Class Propnecy 




Atlanta, Ga., Jan. 2. 1936 — Mr. Edgar David achieved the nineteenth great triumph of his 
career here today, when his client, John Johnny, was acquitted of the Hayfield murder. 

Charley Ferguson Follies of 1934. 

Great Attraction! See the man with the triple mind! Bill Cox is the original man "with the 
thousand eyes." He knows all, sees all, tells all. 

Atlanta, Ga., May 19, 1927 — Two beautiful homes just completed on Peachtree Road are 
creating a sensation in Realty circles. The architectress. Miss Gladys Crisler. 

Dalton, Ga., Mar. 7, 1947 — Mr. Thomas Bartenfeld, candidate for Sheriff made a fiery speech 
at the City Hall last night. 

Baltimore, Md., Feb. 18, 1945 — Dr. Lucy Pairo, world famous woman physician, will address 
the members of the International Medical Association here this afternoon on Professionalism. 
Dr. Paul Gaertner will introduce the speaker. 

Los Angeles, Cal., Dec. 15, 1950 — The city is dressed up today in honor of the arrival of Gov. 
Carlton Ivey of Georgia, who is making a tour of the West in the interest of Ex. Gov. James 
Chestnut, presidential candidate. 

Chicago, 111., Aug. 8, 1936 — Prof. Robert Pfefferkorn, famous composer and musician, played 
here last night to an over crowded audience. Lawrence Pfefferkorn, brother to the second 
Paderewski, and also his manager, stated that beginning with the next performance the price 
will be advanced to $40. 

London, Eng., Sept. 20, 1928— Mattie White Kellam startled the theater contingent last night 
her marvelous rendition of Susan in ""Blue-eyed Susan". 

New York City, N. Y., Apr. 11, 1935 — The big series comes off today with "Pug" Bryant and 
uigg Tucker in fine shape. These two men are the main-stays of the Yanks. 



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Liverpool, Eng., Dec. 9. 1935 — Breaking all previous records, Walter Gordy and Candler 
Campbell completed their trip around the World in Three days!!!! 

James Hamilton, well known scientist, announced his discovery of a new bright substance which 
when applied to the head will cause the growth of abundance of scarlet hair. 

Social Items — Mr. James McMekin and family, and Mr. Howard Whitehead have just returned 
from a visit to "Peck's" uncle Joe. 

The "Dancing Fool" will soon perform at the Atlanta Theater. "Red" Frazer and his ballet, 
composed of Tinsley Gaines, Doc Mallicoat, Thomas Hubbard. 

Cairo. Egypt, Nov. 24, 1930 — Dorothy Foster, former Egyptian Queen of Oglethorpe, is visit- 
ing the tombs lately discovered, in company with Mrs. Chas. P. — before her marriage Elizabeth 
Broughton, and favorite Sheik and camel. 

Southern Rualist, May, 1942 — Mr. Oscar Lunsford, noted agriculturist of South Georgia, has 
been awarded the first prize for Blue Ribbon Mellon Hogs. 

Washington, D. C, Nov. 16, 1958 — Judge Otis M. Jackson of the Supreme Court made the 
decision yesterday that the Ford Airplane is a nuisance of the air. 

South Bend, Ind.. Dec. 17, 1933 — Coach "Mut" Stephens is given entire credit for the victories 
of the Notre Dame football Team. 

Moscow, Russia, June 8, 1930 — Mr. Al. G. Smith in company with Mr. "Jug" Brown are 
touring the Continent in an effort to "learn the language". The Czar will entertain them in his 
private lodge this afternoon. 

Oglethorpe Univ., Ga., July 4, 1933 — Mr. Ralph Martin, of the class of '24, has distinguished 
himself by valued services to the South by eliminating the boll weevil. 

Six Best Sellers of 1950 — Hay — by R. A. Sinclair; Syrup-sweet — by R. A. Sinclair; Oh. 
Molly, oh — by R. A. Sinclair; Wild Waves — by R. A. Sinclair; Woman — by R. A. Sinclair; Huh! — 
by R. A. Sinclair. 

Howard News — Peggy O'Neal in person. See "Americas Beau" straight from Hollywood. No 
advance in prices. 



Macon, Ga.. Jan. 17, 1934 
Friday night. 



-Luther Man and his Borneo Stock Show will be in town next 



Norman Park, Ga., — John T. Morris's fighting football team won the Georgia State champion- 
ship. 

Atlanta, Ga., — Harry Teasley, noted Pathologist, has revolutionized the scientific world by 
finally proving his theory of non-inheritance of acquired characters. 

Pasadena, Cal., Mar. 22, 1928 — It became known today that Miss Christine Gore, Commercial 
Artist of Marshall-Fields Dept. Store of Chicago, is in private life, the editor of the 'Bachelor Girls'! 



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Officers 

Walter F. Gordy President 

WiNDELL W. Crowe Vice-President 

William C. Morrow Jr Secretary and Treasurer 






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James Bugg Partridge 

"Slick" 

MouNTViLLE, Georgia 

ALPHA LAMBDA TAU 

Baseball '22-'23; Scrub Football "21; Cross 

Country Team '22; "O" Club; Phi Kappa 

Delta (Honorary). 



Rebie Aurora Spears 
"Rebie" 

Ballcround, Georgia 
Entered Oglethorpe from G. S. C. W. in '23, 



Daniel Edwards Conklin 
"Dan" 

Atlanta, Georgia 
Players Club •23-'24; Petrel Staff '23-'24. 



Herman Pendleton Robertson 

"Pen" 

LiTHONiA, Georgia 

Editor-in-Chief The Petrel '23-"24; Instructor 
in English '23-"24; Masonic Club; Petrel Re- 
porter ■22-'23; Boar's Head. 





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Floyd Renfro Hammel 

"Hammy" 

Atlanta, Georgia 

Baseball '22-'23. 



William Thomas Porter 

"Truck" 

Marbury, Alabama 

Football ■22-'23; Scrub Football '21; Boxing 

Team '21 -•22; Baseball '23; Scrub Baseball 

•22; "0" Club. 



William Robert Durham 
"Bull" 

Maxey, Georgia 



Miller Augustus Hamrick 
Gus 

Cedartown, Georgia 
alpha lambda tau 

President Student Body '22-'23-'24; Football 

'22-'23; Boar's Head (Honorary); "O" Club; 

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Samuel Preston Boozer 
"Sheik" 

HOCANSVILLE, GEORGIA 
Cross-Country Team "22. 



James Paul Wilkes 

Lo-op 

CoRDELE, Georgia 

PHI DELTA THETA 

Treasurer Student Body '23-'24; Exchange 
Editor Petrel '23-'24; Stray Greek Club: 
Masonic Club; Fie Club; Manager of Co-op. 



Wendell Whipple Crowe 

"Wendell" 

Wrightsville, Georgia 

delta SIGMA PHI 

Football '22-"23; Vice-President Sophomore 
Class '22-'23; Vice-President Junior Class "23- 
'24; Business Manager Players Club '23-'24. 



Henry Melvin Hope 
"Hopeless" 

Atlanta, Georgia 

KAI'PA alpha 

Scrub Baseball ■22-"23; Players Club ■22.-23- 
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Grace Evelyn Mason 
"Grace" 

Atlanta, Georgia 
sigma alpha 

Players Club '22-"23-"24; Girls High Club. 



Adrian Harold Maurer 

"Sparky" 

Canton, Ohio 

delta SIGMA PHI 

Captain-Elect Football '24; Football "22-'23; 

Baseball "23; Scrub Baseball '22; Booster's 

Club; Boar's Head. 



William Cosley Morrow 

"Bill" 

Atlanta, Georgia 

kappa alpha 

Secretary Student Body '23-'24; Secretary 
Junior Class; Correspondent on Constitution 
Petrel Staff ■23-'24; Freshman Basketball '22 
Secretary Sophomore Class; Booster's Club 
Players Club. 



Marcellus Edwin Ford 

"Mr. Ford" 

Atlanta, Georgia 



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John David Baxter 

"Count" 

Atlanta, Georgia 

ALPHA LA^rBDA TAU 

Cross Country Team '21-'23; Masonic Club; 
Club DeBroke. 



Erle Houston Waldrop 
"Chunky" 

JoNESBORO, Georgia 
Scrub Baseball '20. 



John Ross Kemp 

"Old Folks" 

Canton, Georgia 

delta sigma phi 

Baseball ■22-'23; Masonic Club. 



Weyman Hamilton Tucker 
"Tuck" 

CoNYERS, Georgia 

Track '22-"23; Winner Pole Vault at State 
Meet '23; Players Club; Band '21-'22-'23. 







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Ralph Frank Quarles 

"Bo" 

Canton, Georgia 

Scrub Football '21-'23. 



John King Ottley 

"Jake'- 

Atlanta, Georgia 

CHI PHI 

Business Manager Petrel '23-'24; President 
Stray Greek Club '24; Booster's Club. 



Jacob Benjamine Black, Jr. 

"Windy" 

Prosperity, South Carolina 

Hobo Club: South Carolina Club. 



William Leonard Willis 

"Lefty" 

East Point, Georgia 

PI kappa phi 

Freshman Baseball '22; Baseball '23; Busi- 
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Clyde Jackson Wallace* 

"Clyde" 

Atlanta, Georgia 

pi kappa phi 

Football '22-'23; Baseball '23; Freshman Baseball '22; Boys High Club. 

Mark Humphrey* 

"Hump" 

Tate, Georgia 

delta sicma phi 

Baseball '22-'23. 



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Oglethorpe Umversity, Georgia 

Football '21-'23; Track '21-'22; Captain Track Team '22; Holder of Georgia and Florida State 
records for Shot and Discus; S. 1. A. A. record for Discus; Freshman Basketball '21. 

Benjamine Franklin Pickett. Jr.* 
"B. F." 

Newnan, Georgia 







LoviCK Richmond Martin, Jr.* 
"Rich" 

Lawrenceville, Georgia 

alpha la5ida tau 

Football Manager '23; Assistant Manager Football '22. 

Clarence Edward Stevenson* 

"Stevie" 

Hogansville, Georgia 

Scrub Football "21; Scrub Baseball "22. 

Robert Loring Kilgore* 
"Bob" 

Wheeling, West Virginia 

alpha tau ojiega 
Football '22-'23; Players Club •22-"23; Boxing Team '23; Entered Oglethorpe from W. & J 

Evelyn Elizabeth Bentley* 

"Evelyn" 

Atlanta, Georgia 

Entered Oglethorpe from Cox College in "23. 
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Quality not quantity makes a city or a nation great. The present 
Junior class is a quality class; of one hundred and ten freshmen only thirty- 
two remain, but twenty-four of these participate in recognized student activi- 
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two in track. Roberts holds the S. I. A. A. Tucker holds the state record for 
tlie pole vault and the high jump. 

Have you ever heard of this combination before? The same man be- 
ing chosen in a Who's Who election as the best athlete, the most popular, 
and the most modest. This unique honor was conferred upon Adrian 
Maurer. "A fine football player, but a finer man," said Ed. Danforth, 
sporting editor of the Atlanta Georgian. 

The Junior class does not confine itself to athletics; four members of 
this class took leading parts in the Spring production of the Oglethorpe 
Players Club. 

The success of the Petrel is largely due to the Junior class, as both 
the editor and business manager were juniors. Under the efficient editor- 
ship of Pen Robertson, the Petrel issued a twenty-page paper for the further- 
ance of the Oglethorpe Memorial Campaign. 

Eighteen members of the Junior class are paying their own expenses 
at college. These men, who number represents more than half of the class, 
are employed in positions ranging from waiters at the university to corres- 
pondents of Atlanta papers. 

It is the hope of the Junior class, that in spite of its small number it 
may continue, as a senior class, to take its part in the work tliat makes a 
college year a successful one. 

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Sopnomore Class Officers 

Charles Corless , President 

Epps Story Vice-President 

Benjamine Vincent Secretary and Treasurer 

MemDers 




Bagwell, Everett 
Broadhurst, William 
Camp, Thomas 
Corless. Charles 
Gay, Earle 
Goidring, Ferdie 
Hansard, Peyton 
Hardin, Alton 
Jackson, Lamar 
Jackson, Robert 
Jarrard. Wakeman 
Jordan. DuPre 
Lee, Roy 
Lee, William 
Lindsay, Lamar 
Mackey, Pete 
Martin, Nell 
Morrow, James 
McCammon, Lillian 



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McCormack. Frank 
McMurray. Hugh 
Ottley. John 
Peace, Charles 
Pearlsteine. Julius 
Ransome, Elizabeth 
Shands, William 
Story, Epps 
Thomas, Dennis 
Vincent, Benjamine 
Williamson 
Wimbish, Shaffer 
Young, Calhoun 
Nix, Marvin 
Larwood, James 
O'Rovitz, Abe 
Caldwell, Thomas 
Miller, Robert 
Myers, Harry 



Holcombe. Guy 
Randale. Fountaine 
Bishop. Mitchell 
Lee. Robert 
Antilotti. Naneita 
Little. Robert 
Teasley. Easton 
Blake, David* 
Coles, Pay ton* 
Cornwell. Gibson* 
Doyle, Thelnia* 
Estes, Ronald* 
Ingram, DeMaune* 
Parish, Clay* 
Perkerson, Hulett* 
Roberts 
Sisk. Leon* 
Stone, Luther* 
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WE remember when we were freshmen? Of course we 
could not easily forget it in this brief lengtli of time, and 
so firmly was the fact impressed upon us that we were 
freshmen that it will remain vivid in our minds for many 
years to come. 



It was in September 1922, that our class of eighty 
members first gazed upon the gray buildings of Gothic architecture of 
Oglethorpe. We had assembled from North, South, East and West, but 
this mattered not — we were freshmen and might just as well have come from 
the Emerald Isles. The Sophomores lost little in impressing our freshness 
upon us. 




After furnishing the Sophomores two weeks of rare entertainment we 
n to realize the reason for our bein" 
old battle of education against ignorance. 



began to realize the reason for our being in college, so we began the age- 



While we were not the largest freshman class to enter Oglethorpe we 
were perhaps one of the livliest. We were soon represented in nearly 
every phase of college activity, furnishing three members each to the 
baseball and football teams, and having two men who won the Tennis 
championship for the '23 season. We were also well represented in the 
orchestra and on the debating team. 

When we returned as sophomores, we found that the freshmen out- 
numbered us three to one. As dignified Sophomores, we naturally felt that 
we should exercise some authority over our lower classmen, remembering 
our treatment at the hands of the Sophomores the previous year. However, 
when we attempted to exercise this authority, the "battle of the century" 
ensued, the results of which are too well known to need repeating; and as 
you know, twice told tales are uninteresting. 

It would be a strange phenomenon, indeed, if some class historian 
should fail to mention that his class was the best in school. We do not 
claim this distinction for the class of '26, but we do claim that this class 
has always exemplified the best side of the Oglethorpe spirit — that side 
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Freskman Class Oiiicers 

Edward Miles President 

Kenneth Campbell Vice-President 

Elizabeth Hope Secretary and Treasurer 

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Lovell, Virginia Barden, Leila Brown, Hugh Eichberg, Josephine* 

Everett. Frank Magill, Sarah Hardin, George Fowler 

Kramer, Frank Crabb. James Nichols, Hugh Gibson. Elmer 

Wyley, .Albert Saville, Margaret Beckham. Theodosia Ginn, Lovelace* 

Webb, Hovt Semon, Wells Justus, Dewey Grady, Mary* 

Terrell, Royle Wells. Thompson Hamilton, Betty Gramling, Oliver* 

Bass, Frank Carroll. Clayton Hope, Betty Hancock. William* 

Campbell. Kenneth Woodall, Royce Adams, Alfred* Heath. Ralph* 

Kennett, Frank West. Clarence Albaugh, David* Thompson. lone* 

Lindsey. Eugene Johnson. Milton Elder, Leila Walton, Holt* 

Miles, Edward Veach, Grady Green. Marie Waterman, William* 

Edge. Hoyt Martin, Albert Slayton. Gifford Woodbury, Gerrald* 

Gray. John Ash, Irving Barber, Charles Henry 

Moss, Thomas Moore, Anne Austin, Loy Holleman. Ralph* 

Thompson, Roy Howell, Spencer Boone, Roy Hurlbut 

Cousins, Issiac Turner, Selman Dekle. Bernard Jenkins, On* 

Boston. Frank Wright. Luther Bigham. Sarah Kersh, Donald* 

O'Dwyer. Reggie Hart. Louise Taylor. Harry Jones, Paul* 

Garner. Henry McCrary, Lester Driver. Dorothy Lyon, Harry* 

Braselton, William Yates, B. C. Braddy Mooney, Kimball* 

Lester. James McCallum Jones, Byron* McCurdy, Willis* 

Lockridge Charles Nation, Pete Marston, Frank* 0"KeIley, George* 

Watkins, James Buchanan. Thadius .'Vlbaugh, Liston* Petite, Luke* 

Herring, Albert Whitehead. Paul Arthur, Glyn* Rich, Jack* 

Monroe, Augustus Settle, Estin Bandy Roberts, Joe* 

McRae, Lee Verner, Marshall Barbee, David* Smith, Florance* 

HoUoway, George Cooper, Mrs. Esther Bierman. Jack* Stevens, Pat* 

O'Kelley, Virginia Vickers, Thomasine Bosworth, Kay* Tanksley, John 

Camp, Imogene Carpenter, Loy Chestnut, William* 
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Y HE school year of 1923-'24 opened its doors and extended 
a hearty welcome to the largest Freshman class in the his- 
tory of Oglethorpe University, the number of freshies be- 
ing one hundred and thirty-six. Although the largest, it 
was also the freshest. On entering the stately halls of 
Oglethorpe our hearts sank, because thinking we knew it 
all, we found we knew nothing. 
Upon finding that we were so green and ignorant it was then only natural 
that we settle down in search of knowledge. Starting on this road of life we 
were first greeted and given a touching welcome by our stem superiors, the 
Sophomores. They led us to the bar of justice, where we were given our 
instructions, as well as our punishment. 

Our first meeting was held in Lupton Hall in October. There we elected 
class officers, who were Alton Redf ern, Pres. ; Clarence West, Vice-Pres., and 
Elizabeth Hope, Secretary and Treasurer. Unfortunately we lost both our 
President and Vice-President, so were forced to elect new officrs. The newly 
elected officers were Edward Miles, President; Kenneth Campbell, Vice-Pres. 
We hope and believe however, that our first officers will rejoin us next year. 
On October the annual minstrel of the freshies was put over, with Jake 
Semon and Charley Barber starring. No egotism, but it must have been ex- 
ceptionally good, because the Sophomores, along with the faculty, agreed 
that it was a delightful performance, showing diligent study and work on the 
part of those performing. 

At Oglethorpe the Freshmen share an equal part of the glory in one de- 
partment, athletics. Justus, Carroll, Albaugh, Campbell, and Hardin won 
their letter in football. O'Dwyer, Redf em, Slayton, Chestnut, and Cousins 
ably presented our class on the scrub team. Misses Leila Barden, Theodosia 
Beckham, Imogene Camp, and Sarah Magill represented the freshmen on the 
co-ed basketball team. Rumor has it that the freshmen will likewise be well 
represented in baseball and track. 

In the South's best college orchestra are found Freshmen Barber, Semon, 
Wyly, Thompson, Drummer, Gibson, and HoUoway. The freshmen will 
also supply the wants and wishes of the sophomores by sending many 
natural but inexperienced dramatic stars to the Players Club. 

It did not take us long to love our Alma Mater, and to gain, the true 
Oglethorpe spirit. We admit that we knew very little and were very green 
when we matriculated, but under the influential hand and unerring eye of 
the wise Sophs, we are now proud to say that we are all "set for the races" 
for the ensuing year. 



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Our Alma Mater 



Hail to thee, our Alma Mater 
Fair and exalted thy name shall be! 
Lo, thy sons and daughters praise thee. 
Hail, all HAIL TO Ogletlwrpe! 






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Children, we, of noble mothers. 
Loyal and faithful in serving thee; 
Sharers of thy fame and glory. 
Hail, all HAIL TO Oglethorpe! 



Dear and good the days thou gavest, 
Under the Old Gold and Black tvith thee. 
Full of all life's deepest lessons. 
Hail, all HAIL TO Oglethorpe! 



Thy sweet memory shall folloiv. 
Gently to bless us forever more. 
In our lives thou livest ever. 
Alma Mater, Oglethorpe! 



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JIM ROBERTSON 

Coach Robertson came to the Petrels from Dartmouth College, where he had been a star 
football player for several years. He had had one year of experience as an assistant coach at 
his Alma Mater. He turned out to be the most popular coach, as a whole, to guide the destinies 
of the Petrels, up to date. Not only did Coach Jim know the game as well as any of them, but 
he stood for the right sort of thing. He instilled into his men a' fine fighting spirit, and coupled 
this fighting spirit with a spirit of sportsmanlike play. His team was taught to fight hard, but 
to play the game like men. His season was a successful one, and it could certainly be expected 
since he instructed the men in such tactics. With Coach Robertson back as head coach, the 
Oglethorpe team has every reason to expect better results next fall. 



TOD BROWNING 

As assistant to Coach Robertson, Tod rendered tlie same fine sort of service that character- 
ized his first year here. He instructed the linesmen in the fine points of the game, and it was a 
well coached line that was representing the Petrels in the majority of the games. It was 
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RICH MARTIN 
Manager 

The job of chasing loose pigskins, rounding up 
head-gears, and all the other odds and ends that go with 
the managing a football team is no small task, and the 
managing of a college grid team deserves more credit 
than is ordinarily given to such a personage. Rich Mar- 
tin proved to be a very efficient manager during the 
past season, and he handled the job well. Rich stuck 
by his men through the year and accorded them every 
favor that he could render. Much deserves to be said 
to his credit. 



CAPTAIN "JUG" BROWN 
Right End 

"Jug" Brown led the best team that Oglethorpe 
University ever put on the gridiron. It is safe to say 
this about the team of 1923. "Jug" Brown's reward 
was the reward of a man who remained faithful. The 
leader of last year's team served three years as a lowly 
scrub before he finally came into his own and reaoed 
the benefit of the man who never quits. Few men at 
Oglethorpe ever dreamed that some day the scrappy 
little scrub end would ever have the honor of captaining 
the varsity team. Often it is the case, that a man of 
fighting disposition and not so much of the brilliant 
in his makeup makes the best leader. "Jug" was a 
good, steady player, who never was particularly a star, 
but who never played a bad game. But his claim to 
fame in the annals of Oglethorpe's football history lies 
in the fact that he possessed the disposition to set a 
good example for his men. Brown led, and he led 
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CAPTAIN-ELECT ADRIAN MAURER 

Half Back 

The shining light of the past two seasons is the 
honor that goes to Mkurer. Wherever Oglethorpe's 
Stormy Petrels played throughout the season the name 
of Maurer was on the tongues of the fans weeks in ad- 
vance. Every team was watching him, and he was a 
marked man every time he stepped on the field. Be 
that as it may, Adrian was a star in practically every 
game. Maurer coupled the ability of a star with the 
lieart of a fighter. Had it not been for his courageous 
heart. Adrian Maurer could never have gone through 
such a season in the brilliant style in which he did. fiis 
individual performance in the Mercer game will ever 
live in the minds of those who saw the battle as one 
of the greatest pieces of work ever seen on a football 
field. A star, yet modest in the extreme with a fine 
spirit and natural love for the game, it was but just 
tliat Maurer should lead the Petrels in 1924. Luck to 
>ou old boy. 



EDGAR DAVID 

Halfback and End 

Ed David was the man in the pinch in 1923. Four 
years this fine player has been a member of the varsity 
team. He was one time a captain and a good one. It 
was said of him by his coach at the close of his year as 
captain of the Petrels that no finer leader ever graced 
a southern gridiron than Ed David. Oglethorpe men 
have come to know him as that kind of a man. For 
three years Ed played end and starred in that position. 
Then his fourth year the new men began to crowd him 
for the flank job, and Ed was shifted to the backfield 
just in time to play a brilliant game against the Georgia 
Bulldogs. He suffered some from injuries through the 
season, but he got in practically all of the games, and 
played the same consistent brand of ball that has marked 
his work at Oglethorpe. He finished the year playing 
fullback, in the final game. David did much to make 
Oglethorpe known in the athletic world. We need more 
like him. 



RUBE BARTENFELD 

Tackle 

The Rube is another of these four year men. His 
first two years in college he played center, and the last 
two he was seen at tackle. Rube was a fighter and a 
good player. He went into the Tech game, the first 
battle of the season, and played nearly half of the fray 
without having been in a single scrimmage in the prac- 
tice season. This sort of thing characterized Barten- 
feld's play the whole four years. He was for Oglethorpe 
first, and the good of his team was always uppermost 
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CANDLER CAMPBELL 

Guard 

Candler is another man who has played his 
last game for the Petrels. He served the team in the 
capacity of guard his last two years on the squad. His 
first two seasons he tried out for end. His weight and 
ruggedness caused the coaches to move him in to the 
center of the line. He was the fastest guard on the 
team, and this speed was one of the outstanding points 
of his play. He could go down under punts with the 
best of them, and he was a ferocious open field tackier. 
Injuries handicapped him in many games, but one could 
never tell it from the way he played the game. 



KENNETH CAMPBELL 

Quarterback 

"Nutty" is a brother of Candler, and, from the be- 
ginning he has made, it would seem that he will uphold 
the family name satisfactorily for the next three years. 
This little back was a freshman who had many obstacles 
to remove before he found his varsity place. A varsity 
quarter and an older head at the game kept him off the 
varsity for the first part of the year. His gameness and 
knack for directing the team strategically finally won 
out. He got many hard knocks but always came up and. 
incidentally, he played a most prominent part in the 
success of the team. 




CLAY CARROL 

Left End 

Carrol is another freshman who made the team in 
his initial year. He exhibited good form in the early 
season practices, but did not have sufficient experience 
to warrant starting him in the varsity games. It did 
not take him long to get this training, and once he got 
started in a battle he justified the confidence the coach- 
es placed in him. He gives promise of being a very 
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LISTON ALBAUGH 



Halfback 

"Blondie" started the Tech game in the role of 
field general. The injuries received in this game put 
him out for a couple of weeks, and when he came back 
he was shifted to halfback. He was a fast, shifty run- 
ner, and a fine defensive back. He proved very valuable 
on many occasions and since last year was his first as 
a member of the team he has some time to play yet. 
More will be heard of his work in the future. 





WENDELL CROWE 



Crowe was one of the most valuable linesmen on 
the varsity squad last season. He had the ability to 
play guard, tackle, and end. It was in this latter posi- 
tion that he saw the larger part of service, and oppos- 
ing backs found it hard to get around his flank. Crowe 
has always been a hard fighter and he has his heart in 
the battle, a factor which counts much on the football 
field. He has another year, and it should be his best 
season. 



CHARLIE CORLESS 

Tackle 

This old boy was one of the most rugged and de- 
pendable linesmen on the squad. Serving his second 
year on the team he met the charges of the opposition 
with a stubborn front. He was also adept at making 
holes in the opposing line. He still has a lot of service 
in his rugged frame, and the Petrels are fortunate to 
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WALTER GORDY 

Halfback 

It took Frog Gordy three years to arrive at his 
real form, but when he did finally find himself he ar- 
rived with a bang. Walt was second only to Maurer in 
point of brilliancy during the season. He gained more 
ground than any other back, with the exception of 
Maurer, and yet in spite of this ability to tear off the 
yardage, "Frog" has never made a touchdown for Ogle- 
thorpe. He could rip the line and skirt the ends with 
equal cleverness. He had few peers among southern 
halfbacks. Here is hoping that you make that touch- 
down in 1924, "Frog". Gordy is alternate-captain for 
the season of '24. 



MILLER HAM RICK 

Guard 

When "Gus" Hamrick came to Oglethorpe he had 
never had on a football uniform, but he had the willing- 
ness to learn. This fact, coupled with his physical 
power, soon made him a place on the varsity squad. He 
is a letter man of two years standing. Always a hard, 
clean fighter. Miller has been a credit to the Petrels, 
and his work at guard has at times bordered on the 
brilliant. He is the steady kind of player who never 
causes the coaches any worry. 




BOB KILGORE* 
Fullback 

If Bob kilgore had played in no other game than 
the Mercer encounter he would have aided the Ogle- 
thorpe season materially. For the outcome of the Mer- 
cer game meant largely succes sor failure of the season, 
and Bob added the extra point after Maurer's touch- 
down that meant victory. With the score a tie and 
only a few minutes left to play, Kilgore put the ball 
squarely through the uprights, and Oglethorpe won the 
most coveted game of the year. Bob could be relied 
upon for the few yards needed for a first down, and 
his work at passing, kicking, and running were fine all 
year. 

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RAYMOND STEPHENS 

Center 

Three years a varsity backfield man and the fourth 
year the first string center of the squad, is the record 
of "Mutt" Stephens. When Clay Parrish was injured 
the Petrels were left in a bad fix for a pivot man, and 
after looking the squad over, the best prospect Coach 
Robertson could find was "Mutt". He went from the 
backfield to center, and soon accustomed himself to the 
job. and starred there the rest of the season. He saved 
the day for the Petrels, and Oglethorpe will miss old 
"Mutt". He has played his last game with credit. 



DEWEY JUSTUS 

Tackle 

A third first year man, to make the varsity last fall 
was Dewey Justus. He jumped into a regular position 
at tackle with the first game and was never ousted the 
rest of the year. He is a natural football player, and 
if he keeps up his work in the next three years as he 
started in his freshman season he will be getting serious 
consideration for some of the all-southern picks. 



TOM PORTER 

Guard 

"Truck Horse" Porter was probably the outstand- 
ing guard of the team last year. Living up to the 
name given him, he proved to be one of the hardest 
workers on the team, and there was never a time in the 
season that Porter was not ready for battle. He is a 
tough bird to handle, and opposing linesmen found it 
very hard to do anything with this piece of pig iron. It 
was his second year on the team, and he has one more 
left. A valuable member of the team was Porter, and 
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MARVIN NIX 

End 

Nix gained the reputation of being tlie hardest tack- 
ier on the entire squad last fall, and he never failed to 
live up to the rep. He was the man who caused the 
fatal fumble by a Tech back in the first game of the 
season. Nix is big and strong, and combined with these 
natural powers he had plenty of speed. He suffered an 
injury late in the season and was kept out of severa 
of the late games. He never failed to star while he was 
in the battle. 



FRED ROBERTS 

Tackle 

"Tiny", as he will ever be known, found himself 
in his third year on the team, and it may safely be said, 
that Roberts played his best game last fall. With a 
wonderful natural physique he had only lacked a fight- 
ing spirit. Coach Robertson seemed to be able to put 
that spirit in him, and Tiny made it hard on the men 
opposite him. The improvement in "Tinys" play aided 
the team greatly. 



JOHN MORRIS 

Quarterback 

The punter de luxe of the Oglethorpe team is 
another of these four year men. "Jake" was once more 
the best kicker on the team, and the work at booting 
the old pigskin was the bright spot of his play. Few 
punters in the South had anything on "Jake", and he 
used his ability to kick to the best advantage. Morris 
proved a versatile football player in his four years in 
college, and he put in many a good play for the Petrels. 





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CARLTON IV EY 

Half Back 

The fiery spirit of "Red" Ivey has always been an 
inspiration to the team. No player on the squad ever 
fought with a finer spirit than Red. Always he played 
the game like a gentleman, and at the same time, no 
man ever fought harder for the success of his Alma 
Mater. His speed on the gridiron served him in good 
stead, and what he lacked in weight, he made up for in 
speed and other qualities. 



GEORGE HARDIN 

Guard 

"Caruso" is another one of these fellows who did 
not have any surplus weight about him, but he could 
fight with the best of them. Although, he weighed but 
slightly over 150 pounds, he was one of the best guards 
on the squad, and his work in breaking through the 
opposing line was good all the season. He was hard to 
move on the defense, and altogether, he played a most 
creditable game throughout the season. 



CLYDE WALLACE 

Fullback 

Wallace suffered a good bit during the season be- 
cause of injuries to his legs. But he got into enough 
battles to do the Petrels lots of good. He is a hard 
runner, and seldom failed to gain over the line. He 
was also one of the best defensive backs on the team 
and could kick and pass effectively. He showed marked 
improvement over the form of the preceding year, and 
a like improvement next fall would make him one of the 
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The beginning of the 1923 season takes us back to the hot, sultry September afternoons, 
when Coach Jim Robertson and his band of candidates labored under the broiling sun of an 
Indian summer to whip the players into shape for the opening day till with the famous Georgia 
Tech Yellow Jackets. Coach Jim was new to the men. He had come down from Dartmouth and 
had taken over the reigns to put the Petrels on the football map in a mere positive way than an 
Oglethorpe team had ever been put there before. Those hot afternoons were days of real toil and 
suffering for the athlets who had not been in the best of condition through the summer months. 
The result of it all was not apparent until later in the season when the fine leadership of Coach 
Jim and the hard work in the early fall began to show up in the play of the Oglethorpe team. 

The Petrels invaded Grant field on September 29. As had been the custom in all preceding 
games with Tech, the Tornado scored the first touchdown. The score came in the first quarter, 
and it looked like a repitition of past years, a Tech win by a substantial margin. But immediately 
following this first Tech score, the situation began to change. The Petrels got possession of the 
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pulled a triple pass, a trick play devised for just such a situation, and with Adrian Maurer carry- 
ing the ball the Petrels put it over, and Oglethorpe was only one point behind the Jackets. 
Oglethorpe failed to make the extra point after the touchdown and the Petrels were still trailing 
by a scant margin. 

But the superior power of the Tech machine was not to be denied, and ere the half, ended 
they had pushed over another touchdown and were leading the Gold and Black warriors; at the 
turn by a one point margin. In the second half Tech scored twice more and the game ended 
at 28 to 13. 

The next Saturday the Petrels journeyed to the Classic city of Athens where they met the 
Georgia team. The Bulldogs proved to be as strong as ever, and the Oglethorpe team fell before 
the second of the state's great football teams. Oglthorpe did not put up the same brand against 
Georgia that she showed against Tech, and this lapse in play was attributed partly to the injuries 
of the preceding game. Only once during the game did the Gold and Black warriors show any 
signs of really playing the game. In the third quarter, Ed David bucked over a touchdown after 
the Oglethorpe team had made a nice march down the field. After this the Petrels returned to 
their state of coma and spent the rest of the game without molesting the wearers of the Red and 
Black. Maurer was watched so closely that he did not have a chance to get a nice gain through 
the entire game. Ed David, shifted from end to a halfback place in the line-up. was the star 
of the battle from an Oglethorpe viewpoint, and Big John Fletcher was the Georgia luminary. 

The next week-end was an off day for the Oglethorpe hand, and it was hoped that Kilgore 
and others would recover from injuries sufficiently to get into that day's game. 

The "Praying Colonels" of Centre College handed the Petrels the first stunning defeat 
of the year. The trip to Danville proved fatal, and much to the disappointment and suprise of 
the Oglethorpe supporters, the Colonels ran up 29 points while the Robertson team was unable 
to score a point. Only once did the Petrels carry a threat, and that was when the flashy Maurer 
got away for a 30 yard gain on an end run. Incidentally, the Petrels suffered materially, by virtue 
of injuries, in the Centre game. 

Oglethorpe's first home game of the season was staged the next Saturday on Grant field, 
the lair of the Tech teams. The Purple Tiger from Sewanee was the opponent for the occasion 
and the Petrels entered this game with a record of thirteen straight defeats behind them. The 
city was keyed up for the battle, and the gathering was pulling for the fighting Petrels to come 
through. But it was not to be. Oglethorpe developed a decided tendency to fumble, for the 
first time during the year, and this fault coupled with the speed of Harris, a Tiger Back, brought 
the downfall of the Robertson clan to the tune of 13 to 0. 

The situation became desperate, and in the fact of things it was decided that Oglethorpe 
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o'clock in the morning to encounter Wofford College at the State Fair in Spartanburg. With 
fourteen defeats haunting their trail, the Stormy Petrels crashed through with a 32 to win over 
the Wofford Terriers. Two days later the same Oglethorpe team fell in the wake of the Purple 

The Mercer game came, and what a pippin it was. On the first kickoff of the game. Kid 
Cecil, Mercer Captain and quarterback, ran 85 yards for a touchdown, and Mercer failed to kick 
goal. The wise ones shook their heads and settled back to see the Petrels go down into inglorious 
defeat. But the Petrels had no idea of defeat, and that first score was but a signal for 
Oglethorpe to begin playing. How those boys did play. Mercer was outplayed all the first 
half, and all present saw that the Petrels would score before the game was over. Maurer, Kilgore 
and Gordy were advancing the ball in great style, and Nutty Campbell was running the team 
with superb generalship. 

The second half came, and with it victory for the Fighting Oglethorpe team. Adrian Maurer 
made gain after gain, and he was aided materially by the great work of Gordy and Kilgore, who 
were playing great games. Finally, when it seemed that Maurer, the marked man, could no 
longer go, he advanced the ball within two yards of the Mercer goal, on a fine gain, and then 
carried it the remainder of the way. Kilgore with steady nerve booted the goal that meant the 
extra point and victory. The game was not over and the Baptists made one last drive, and the 
Petrels somewhat exhausted by the fury of their charge could not hold the enemy rushes until 
the ball was within the fifteen yard zone, when Oglethorpe braced and held for downs. Oglethorpe 
won 7 to 6, and the name of Maurer was on every tongue. His work was the greatest individual 
effort of the season, and the game was the best that was played in Atlanta during the football year. 
Hurricane from Furman. Coach Laval's men ran up a score equal to that of Centrej and the 
Oglethorpians were defeated 29 to 0. 

Camp Benning proved easy pickings, and the Petrels brought home an easy victory by 
some 36 to 0. 

Bo McMillan's widely renowned Centenary team came to Atlanta, and playing rough and 
rugged football, steam rolled the Petrels for a 14 to win. It was an impossible task, and every- 
one was proud of the fine showing the Oglethorpe team made. 

The final game of the season was played on Turkey Day in Chattanooga. The Oglethorpe 
team had little trouble in defeating the Chattanooga Moccasins on a field that was covered with 
mud and water and made it next to impossible to hold the ball. Only the sorry condition of the 
field saved the Moccasins from a rout. The final score was 12 to 0. 

The season came to a close with the annual banquet and the election of Adrian Maurer 
as the captain of the team for 1924. At this banquet Coach Robertson expressed himself as 
being well pleased with the work of the boys, and especially commended them for their spirit. 
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That wears the Old Gold and Black, 

They're fair and square, that's why they bear 

The laurels back; 

And so whether victory's easy, 

Or sad defeat mars the score, 

They'll play the game and win the same 

Pep-rip for the Petrels once more! 



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Oh, come right on, old Oglethorpe, ive're all for you! 

Get in that fight, old Oglethorpe, you always do 

Now step up, hit is, smash it, drive it, crash it right on 

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Baseball Squad 



Fbank Anderson Coach 

John Morris Captain 

John Varnedoe Manager 




BASEBALL SCHEDULE 

Season 1923 

Petrels vs. Yale at Macon March 27 

Petrels vs. Camp Benning at Columbus March 28-29 

Petrels vs. Perm State at Atlanta March 30-31 

Petrels vs. Mercer at Atlanta April 6-7 

Petrels vs. Maryville at Maryville April 9 

Petrels vs. Tennessee at KnoxviUe April 10-11 

Petrels vs. Kentucky at Lexington April 12-13 

Petrels vs. Centre at Danville April 14 

Petrels vs. Mercer at Macon April 20-21 

Petrels vs. V. P. I. at Atlanta April 26 

Petrels vs. Alabama at Tuscaloosa May 2-3 

Petrels vs. Kentucky at Atlanta May 9-10 

Petrels vs. Tech at Atlanta May 17-18-19 



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HE official record of the Oglethorpe baseball team for the 
1923 season shows that the Petrels met defeat in a larger 
number of games than they were winners in. The Petrels 
won eight games and lost fourteen. But it is a generally 
accepted fact that the team playing away from home is at 
a decided disadvantage, and it happens that the Oglethorpe 
team played all but four games on the road. Of the four 
games played at home the local team won three, showing to a fair degree 
what the boys could accomplish under favorable conditions. 

The early season games were the ones that spelled disaster for the 
Stormy Petrels. The Oglethorpe pitching staff was in bad condition all of 
the first part of the year, and the hurling duties fell upon the shoulders of 
mitried men. The result of the weakened hurling corps was that Oglethorpe 
lost the first six games on the schedule. Yet in spite of the fact that the team 
lost a greater number of games than it won, it is a noteworthy fact that the 
Oglethorpe team scored a larger number of runs than did the opposing teams. 
Oglethorpe tallied 136 runs during the season as against 120 for their op- 
ponents. 

Oglethorpe's greatest triumph of the year was an 18 to 1 victory over 
V. P. I. on Hermance field. Oglethorpe was also the participant in another 
freak game during the season a game with Tennessee, which the Vols eventual- 
ly won by a score of 21 to 14. 

The opening game of the season was against the Yale Bulldogs in 
Macon. Oglethorpe led the famous eastern team until the latter stages of 
the game, when the Bulldogs rallied and won out by a 5 to 4 score. 

Another Eastern foe provided the opposition in the next brace of games 
and the Petrels again lost the series. The first game of the Penn State series 
went to the Nittany Lions at 7 to 3. The second day the Petrels used a 
freshman hurler against the Bezdek team, and Charley Peace held them 
at bay till the seventh inning, when an error coupled with the second hit 
that the Lions had made proved his undoing. Oglethorpe's bats were silent 
that day, and the Petrels went scoreless, losing the battle 5 to 0. 

Mercer next came up from Macon and conquered. The ever invincible 
Tige Stone continued to display the jinx that he has always held over Ogle- 
thorpe, and the Petrels lost two games by virtue of his work both in the box 
and at bat. 

Following the Mercer series the Petrels took a trip through Tennessee, 
and Kentucky. The first game of this trip was with Maryville College, and 
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But the next day the Petrels broke the ice and with Lefty Willis hurling 
the apple and the wearers of the Gold and Black came through with a 10 to 
8 victory. The second game of the Volunteer series resulted in the afore- 
mentioned freak game. 

Lefty Willis again arose to the occasion on the next day, and with the 
added confidence of a victory behind him he shut out the Kentucky Wild- 
cats while the Petrels were hammering out nine runs by virtue of timely 
hitting and fast base running. 

The Petrels returned home following the Kentucky game, and enter- 
tained the Florida Alligators in a two game series. The 'Gators held a 
decision over the Atlanta Southern League team, but notwithstanding this 
fact the Petrels romped on the Gators in both of the games. The battles 
were staged in Buford. 

Oglethorpe next played three games on Hermance field, and copped 
this trio of battles. The first was with V. P. L and resulted in a slaughter 
for the Petrels. The Wildcats of Kentucky came next for two games, and 
dropped them both by scores of 8 to 2 and 7 to 6. 

The pesky Georgia Bulldogs put a stop to Oglethorpe's winning streak 
of six games. The journey to the Classic City of Athens proved fatal to 
the Petrels, and the Georgia teams won both games. Both were hard fought 
battles, the first ending 2 to 0, and the second going to the enemy by a 
6 to 5 score. 

The Petrels won one more game during the rest of the season, the 
victory over Camp Benning. The soldiers copped the second game of the 
series. 

Mercer took two more battles, and then the Petrels lost both of the 
Tech games in the annual city Championship series. The Tech battles were 
hard fought affairs in which Pug Bryant, flashy Petrel catcher, distinguished 
himself by his fine all round play. 

The Oglediorpe team of 1923 was a flashy, base running team. In 
22 games the boys stole a season total 57 bases, or 2 . 6 bases per game. 
Adrian Maurer led the team in base stealing with 19 thefts in 21 games. 
He stole everything on the diamond but first base, and scored 22 runs. 

Parrish led the team in batting with a percentage of 355. Willis was 
the leading pitcher, with 4 games won and 3 lost. 

The season terminated with the election of Bryant as Captain of the 
'24 team. A scrappy, flashy player will lead the Petrels through the next 
season, and under his leadership the team has prospects for a fine year in 
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Track 

"Tiny" Roberts led the Oglethorpe track team in scoring for the season. 
He is the holder of the Florida State and Georgia State records in both the 
shot-put and the discus throw. He also holds the Southeastern A. A. U. 
record for the discus throw. His best distances in the shot-put and the discus 
throw are 42 feet, and 133 feet 7 inches respectively. 

"Red" Ivey experienced the worst season of his career at Oglethorpe. 
He failed to win a single first place, whereas, he had been in the habit 
of winning first place in both the century and the 220 in practically all of 
the past meets. However, this game-hearted little fighter gave his best at 
all times, and he scored many points for his team. 

The two Tucker boys came into prominence for the first time. The 
work of Weyman Tucker was particularly notable, and the team rewarded 
him at the end of the season with the captaincy of the 1924 team. 

These four, aided by McMekin and Frazer, made up the small con- 
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Co— ed Basketball Team of Oglethorpe 

VARSITY 

Mary Belle Nichols (Captain ) Center 

Elizabeth Broughton Forward 

Christine Gore Forward 

Theodosia Beckham Guard 

Leila Barden Guard 

Imogene Camp Forward 

Mattie White Kellam Guard 

SUBSTITUTES 

Sara Magill Thelma Doyal 

Rebie Spears Sarah Bigham 

Evelyn Bentley Esther Cooper 

lone Thompson Thomasine Vickers 

Elizabeth Hope Anne Moore 

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^Iiss Ru.NA Ekwin 

Sponsor of The Yamacraw 

Business Department 




.Miss Arabelle Uudley 
Sponsor of Pi Kappa Phi FTaternity 




Miss Muriel Downer 
Sponsor of Alpha Lambda Tau Fraternity 




Miss Betty Johnson 
Sponsor of Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity 




Miss Mary Lynn Brocuon 
Sponsor oj Football 




Miss Makcelle Lyoins 
Sponsor of Baseball 




Miss Mildred Pidcock 
Sponsor of Debating Council 




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Pi Kappa PKi Fraternity 



PI CHAPTER 
Founded 1904 — :: — Established 1918 
Colors — Gold and If kite 



Flower — Red Rose 



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Candler Campbell 
Edgar George David 
John Tolliver Morris 
Robert Ogden Brown 
Walter Fred Gordy 



CHAPTER ROLL 
Seniors 



John Brown Frazer 
Finch Thomas Scruggs 
Ralph Adair Sinclair 
Harry Eugene Teasley 
Charles Frederick Laurence 



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Thomas Palmer Caldwell 
Peter Twitty Macky 
Holmes Dupre Jordan 
Robert Murphy Jackson 



Juniors 



Sophomores 



Leonard William Willis 



Robert Nathan Little 
Grace Epps Story 
Shaffer Burke Wimbish 
Calhoun Hunter Young 



Freshmen 



Kenneth Alexander Campbell 
Thomas Hudson Moss 
George \^ illiam Hardin 
\^ illiam McKinlv Brasselton 
James Eugene Lindsev 



Andrew Marshall Verner, Jr. 
Jack Conway 
James Watkins 
Frank Everett 
A. H. Monroe 






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Founded at Washington and Lee llniversity, 1865 

Founded at Oglethorpe, 1871 

Chapter Revived, 1918 

Colors— Crimson and Old Gold Flowers — Magnolia and Red Rose 

Frater in Facultate 
Arthur Stephen Libby 

Senior 
Ottis Mahlon Jackson 

Junior 
William Cosby Morrow, Jr. 

Sophomore 
Benjamine H. Vincent 



Thomas Lee Camp 



Fountain Pitts Randle 



Freshmen 



Hugh Jennings Brown 
Jack Herrick Bierman 
Edwards Oscar Miles 
Clarence Lane West 
Parks Hunt 



Henry Mills Garner 
Paul Oberly Nicholson 
Robert Alton Redfern 
James Aldine Pound 
Brooks Mell 



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Alpka Lambda Tau Fraternity 



Founded at Oglethorpe University, October 8, 1916 



ALPHA CHAPTER 

Established at Oglethorpe. March 27, 1921 



Colors — Gold and Black 



Flower — American Beauty Rose 



James Henry Hamilton 
James David Chesnut 
Howard Frank Whitehead 



Seniors 



John Carlton Ivey 

James Meriwether McMekin 

Raymond Weathers Stephens 



Miller Augustus Hamrick 
L. Richmond Martin 



Juniors 



James B. Partridge 
John David Baxter 



Robert P. Miller 
Lamar H. Lindsey 



Sophomores 



Marvin A. Nix 



R. Frank McCormack, Jr. 
Jake C. Sartaine 



R. Gilford Slayton 
Harry F. Tavlor 
W. Paul Whitehead 
L W. Cousins 
Oliver S. Grambling 
D. Roy Boone 
William Evans 



Freshmen 



Gradv Veach 



Royle Duke Terrell 
John Gray 
Charles Lochridge 
Royce E. Woodall 
Thompson M. Wells 
Luther D. Wright 
Kimball Mooney 









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Delta Sigma Pni Fraternity 

Founded 1899, College of the City of New York 
Established 1922 



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Flower — White Carnation 



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Herbert A. Bryant 
Robert G. Pfefferkorn 



Wendell W. Crowe 
Adrian H. Maurer 
John Ross Kemp 



Lamar Jarrard 
Henrv Clay Parrish 
Earl C. Gay 
J. Lamar Jackson 
Charles W. Corless 



Juniors 



Sophomores 



Lawrence G. Pfefferkorn 
Charles Ferguson 



Mark Humphrey 
Sam Jack Milton 
William W. Ward 



John Easton Teasley 
Charles D. Peace 
Liston Albaugh 
Dennis L. Thomas 






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David Albaugh 
Clayton Carroll 
H. j. Nichols 
S. Luke Pettit 



J. Wells Semon 
Loy Austin 
Milton Johnson* 
Elmer Gibson* 
David Barbee* 






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John K. Ottley President 

J. Paul Wilkes Vice-President 

Robert L. Kilgore Secretary and Treasurer 

MEMBERS 

John K. Ottley ' Chi Phi 

J. Paul Wilkes Phi Delta Theta 

Robert L. Kilgore Alpha Tau Omega 

Albert G. Smith Pi Kappa Alpha 

Guy C. Holcomb Chi Psi 

J. Carter Cook Sigma Chi 

James W. Larwood Beta Theta Pi 

James V. Hall Lambda Chi Alpha 

Abe Orovitz Tau Epsilon Phi 

Ferdie W. Coloring Phi Epsilon Pi 

Irvin Ash Phi Epsilon P: 

Jack Rice Phi Epsilon Pi 







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Colors — Silver and Rose 



Zeta Tau Sorority 

Established at Oglethorpe, 1920 

SORORA IN FACULTATE 
Mrs. Cora M. Steele Libby 



Flower — Rose 



Gladys Crisler 



Seniors 

Junior 
Nelle Martin 

Sophomore 
Leila Elder 



Dorothy Foster 



Freshmen 



Sara Magill 
lone Thompson 
Virginia Lovell 



Sara Bigham 
Anne Moore 



Associate Members 



Mildred Warlick 
Martha Shover 
Mrs. Miriam Clarke Wood 
Carol Gifford 



Elise Shover 

Mrs. Phylis Larendon Stone 

Margaret Ashley 




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Sigma Alpka Sorority 






Colors — Purple and Gold 



Established at Oglethorpe. 1922 

Junior 
Grace Mason 



Flower — Violet 



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Lillian McCammon 



Elizabeth Hope 



Sophomore 
Naneita Antilotli 

Freshmen 
Louise Hart 



Elizabeth Ransome 



Marie Green 



Associate Members 
Mrs. Nellie Jane Gaertner Louise McCammon 




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Pki Kappa Delta Fraternity 

(Honorary) 
Established at Oglethorpe University, 1920 

FRATRE IN FACULTATE 
Dr. Arthur Stephen Libby, Ph.D. 



Seniors 



Otis Mahlon Jackson 
James Meriwether McMekin 
Gladys Crisler 



Juniors 



James Bugg Partridge 




James David Chesnut 
Coke Wisdom O'Neal 
Christine Gore 



Thomas Lee Camp 





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(Honorary) 



Established at Oglethorpe University, 1920 



Colors — Old Gold and Black 



Flower — Black Eyed Susan 



The Boar's Head was founded at Oglethorpe in January 1920, and was the 
first honorary club to be organized. Only men who have been prominent and 
successful in academic life, and the various college activities are eligible. Member- 
ship is also limited to the Junior and Senior classes. 

The title of the organization is taken from the coat of arms of Oglethorpe 
University, a boar's head being a prominent feature of the escutcheon. The Univer- 
sity armorial bearings are copied after those of the family of General James 
Oglethorpe for whom our university is named. 

The 1924 members are: 



Seniors 
Edgar George David Lawrence Gordon Pfefferkorn Robert Ogden Brown 



Adrian H. Maurer 



Juniors 
H. Pendleton Robertson 



Miller A. Hamrick 






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Tke LeConte Club 




(Honorary Scientific) 

This organization, composed of a serious minded group of young men, has 
as its purpose the advancement of scientific study at Oglethorpe. It was founded in 
the fall of 1920 by ten young men. Most of these men are at present continuing 
their scientific studies in various of the larger institutions of the country. The 
names of these charter members are: 

L. N. Turk P. D. Weeks 

M. F. Calmes M. M. Copeland 

C. I. Pirkle J. C. Ivey 

M. Mostellar C. E. Boynton 

W. C. Hillhouse Fred Martinez 

It is the aim of the Club to foster individual work on the part of its members. 
It is their plan to publish some of the themes written by the members in the 
acquisition of the degrees awarded by the club: 

The present Roster is as follows: 

Prof. Wilbur K. Butts Joseph LeConte 

Dr. M. Harding Hunt John LeConte 

— Class of '24 — 

J. C. Ivey Pliny 

R. A. Sinclair Solomon 

P. C. Gaertner Aristotle 

J. D. Chesnut H. E. Teasley 

0. M. Jackson R. A. Martin 

— Ci^ss OF '26 — 

R. F. McCormack J. L. Jackson C. W. Corless 



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Best All Around Adrian Maurer 

Most Serious Harry Teasley 

Most Modest Adrian Maurer 

Best Athlete Adrian Maurer 

Most Accomplished Clyde Wallace 

Most Popular Adrian Maurer 

Most Dignified Harry Teasley 

Most Studious Ben Vincent 

Most Literary Pen Robertson 

Most Influential Edgar David 

Most Polite Paul Wilkes 

Most Bashful Boy Kenneth Campbell 

Most Bashful Girl Lillian McCammon 

Most Sarcastic Clyde Wallace 

Most Conceited Edgar David 

Most Talkative Henry Hope 

Biggest Booster Thomas Hubbard 

Wittiest David Blake 

Neatest Grady Veach 

Handsomest Boy Robert Kilgore 

Prettiest Girl Imogene Camp 

Tightest William Cox 

Best Dancer John Frazer 

Laziest Tucker Brothers 

Biggest Ladies' Man Robert Kilgore 

Biggest Eater Charley Barber 

Biggest Mexican Athlete Leonard Willis 

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OgletKorpe Boosters CIud 



The constitution of this club, having as its aim the promotion of all interests 
of Oglethorpe University, was unanimously adopted by the studsnt body in the 
fall of 23. The plan of the Boosters Club was submitted by Guy Holcomb, a former 
University of Colorado student, who was familiar with the opsration of a club of 
similar nature at that institution, and through whose efforts this much ne;dsd organi- 
zation became a realty at Oglethorpe. 

Membership in the Boosters Club is restricted to the President of the student 
body, the Presidents of the four classes, and to four members elected by popular 
vote from each class. 

Officers selected by the Boosters Club for the term of 1923-'24 are: 

Edgar David President 

Walter Gordy Vice-President 

Wm. Morrow Secretary 

Alfred Smith Treasurer 



MEMBERS 



— Class of '24 — 



Edgar David 
John Frazer 
Wisdom O'Ne 



Carlton Ivey 
Alfred Smith 



-Class of '25- 



Walter Gordy 
Bob Kilgore 
John Ottley 



William Morrow 
Adrian Maurer 
Miller Hamrick 



-Class of '26- 




Charles Corless 
Dupree Jordan 
Guy Holcomb 



Pete Mackey 
Frank McCormack 



-Class of '27 — 



Kenneth Campbell 
Clayton Carroll 
George Hardin 



Alton Redfern* 
Royall Terrell 



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Masonic Club 

Founded 1920 — :: — Reorganized 1923 
MEMBERS 

Dr. A. S. Libby* Mooresville Lodge No. 196 F. & A. M. 

Mooresville, N. C. 
Dr. Harding Hunt* Seneca Lodge No. 55 F. & A. M. 

Seneca, Conn. 
W. J. Barnes* Luckie Lodge No. 89 F. & A. M. 

Atlanta, Ga. 
Col John W. West* Riverdale Lodge No. 441 F. & A. M. 

Riverdale, Ga. 
W. A. Lee Hapeville Lodge No. 590 F. & A. M. 

Hapeville, Ga. 
Roy M. Lee Hapeville Lodge No. 590 F. & A. M. 

Hapeville, Ga. 
John T. Lee* Hapeville Lodge No. 590 F. & A. M. 

Hapeville, Ga. 
H. P. Robinson Lithonia Lodge No. 84 F. & A. M. 

Lithonia, Ga. 
Al G. Smith Wauchula Lodge No. 17 F. & A. M. 

Wauchula, Fla. 
J. D. Baxter Lebanon Lodge No. 655 F. & A. M. 

Atlanta, Ga. 
J. Paul Wilkes Cordele Lodge No. 296 F. & A. M. 

Cordele, Ga. 
J. Ross Kemp Chamblee Lodge No. 444 F. & A. M. 

Chamblee, Ga. 
Chas. D. Peace Douglasville Lodge No. 289 F. & A. M. 

Douglasville, Ga. 
J. Luther Stone* Ranger Lodge No. 613 F. & A. M. 

Ranger, Ga. 
A. Oscar Lunsford Maysville Lodge No. 347 F. & A. M. 

Maysville, Ga. 
Coke Wisdom O'Neal Chamblee Lodge No. 444 F. & A. M. 

Chamblee, Ga. 
Edgar George David Chamblee Lodge No. 444 F. & A. M. 

Chamblee, Ga. 
Thomas A. Bartenfeld Chamblee Lodge No. 444 F. & A. M. 

Chamblee, Ga. 
C. Fred Laurence Chamblee Lodge No. 444 F. & A. M. 

Chamblee, Ga. 
Miller Hamrick Chamblee Lodge No. 444 F. & A. M. 

Chamblee, Ga. 
J. M. McCallium Mayo Lodge No. 119 F. & A. M. 

Mayo, Fla. 
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OgletKorpe DeMolay CIuId 



The order of DeMolay. national fraternal organization for young men, is 
represented at Oglethorpe by fourteen students who are from various DeMolay 
chapters in the country. 

The DeMolay club at Oglethorpe was organized last Fall, and Robert P. Miller 
of the Atlanta, Georgia chapter was elected President. 

The personnel of the Club's membership is as follows: 
Robert Miller President 





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Tke "0" Glut 

Organized in 1910 by K. G. Nichols fov the iinr|Mise cif standardizing athletics at Oglethorpe. 

E. G. David President 

Carlton Ivey Vice-President 

H. A. Bryant Secretary and Treasurer 

MEMBERS 

John Morris Weyman Tucker 

Tom Bartenfeld Thomas Porter 

Wendell Crowe Carlton Ivey 

Miller Hamrick Adrian Maurer 

Edgar David Howard Whitehead 

Charles Corless Herbert Bryant 

Jam,es Partridge Raymond Stephens 
Quigg Tucker 



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Ogletkorpe Players Club 

0. M. Jackson President 

J. C. IvEY Vice-President 

W. W. Crowe Secretary and Treasurer 

MEMBERS 

Gladys Crisler Robert Jackson 

Christine Gore Charles Corless 

Virginia Pairo Weyman Tucker 

Grace Mason Carlton Ivey 

Elizabeth Broughton Ferdie Goldring 

Mattie Kellam Wendell Crowe 

DuPre Jordan William Morrow 

Otis Jackson* Dan Conklin 
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Motto — Play the game fair and square Colors — Purple and White 

J. T. Morris President 

J. K. Ottley Vice-President 

L. H. Lindsay Secretary and Treasurer 



MEMBERS 



Bill Morrow 
Lamar Lindsay 
Guy Holcombe 
DuPre Jordan 
Jake Morris 
John Ottley 
Pat Stephens 
Douglas Mclver 



Reggie O'Dwyer 



Leroy Boone 
Albert Pound 
Walter Tanksley 
Wyatt Morris 
Frank Everett 
Frank Kennett 
Frank McCormack 
Charlie Bandy 




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Teck Higli Glut 

Motto — "Tech-Hi Forever." Colors — Purple and Gold 

George: Hardin President 

Edward Miles Vice-President 

Floyd Hammel Secretary and Treasurer 

MEMBERS 

George Hardin Bill Hancock 

Jimmy Morrow Roy Thompson 

Floyd Hammell Ralph Heath 

George Halloway Charlie Lochridge 

Alton Harden John Baxter 

Charlie Barber Duke Terrell 

Jake Sartain Ort Jenkins 

Frank Everett Frank Boston 

Walter Gordy Ike Cousins 

Edward Miles Harry Hurlbut 

John Gray William Mollory 

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Girls Higk Glut) 

Motto: '"JFe inll love the boys." 
Colors: Gold and Black 

Leila Elder President 

Sarah Bigham Vice-President 

Elizabeth Broughton Secretary and Treasurer 

MEMBERS 

Grace Mason Elizabeth Broughton 

Sarah Bigham Margaret Saville 

lone Thompson Sara Magill 

lary Grady Christine Gore 

Anne Moore Mattie Kellam 

Leila Elder Thomasine Vickers 



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Gordon Club 



Motto — "There is only one prep-school in Georgia" Colors — Orange and Blue 



Reorganized in 1923 




MEMBERS 



Dewey Justus 
Jack Jerrard 
Lester McCrary 



Roy Lee 



James Buchanan 
William Braselton 
DuPre Jordan 



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Soutk Georgia CIud 

Motto — "Ge< //wi boll-weevil." Flower — Sun-flower 

J. P. Wilkes President 

W. W. Crowe Vice-President 

J. C. IvEY Secretary and Treasurer 

MEMBERS 

Carlton Ivey Alton Redfern 

Irving Ash Gene Lindsey 

Wendell Crowe Leroy Boone 

James Hall George Woodberry 

Clarence West Ralph Holloman 

Patrick Hansard Frank Bass 

Albert Wylley Jack Bierman 

Lee McRay Charlie Ferguson 

Hoyt Edge Thompson Wells 

William "Broadhurst Hoh Walton 

Paul Wilkes Clarence Yates 

Robert Jackson John Lester 
Glenn Arthur 



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Soutk Carolina CluD 

Motto — ^'Wish I were in Carolina in the morning." Flower — The Palm 

Dr. a. S. Libby President 

Mrs. a. S. Libby Vice-President 

H. A. Bryant Secretary and Treasurer 

MEMBERS 

Douglas Mclver Jacob Black 

Herbert Bryant Julius Pearlstein 

Dr. Arthur Libby Pete Mackey 

Mrs. Arthur Libby William Shands 

Ralph Sinclair 





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Tke Fie Club 

Organized at Oglethorpe, October, 1916 
Colors — Gold and White Flower — Tulip 

Edgar David President 

John Morris Vice-President 

Gladys Crisler Secretary and Treasurer 

MEMBERS 

Carlton Ivey John Frazer 

John Morris Paul Wilkes 

Wisdom O'Neal Miss Gladys Crisler 

Edgar David 



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The Red-Headed Glut) 

Motto — "Red hair is the sign of brains." Color — Red 

Flower — Red Rose 

Howard Whitehead President 

William Cox Vice-President 

Peggy Davis Secretary and Treasurer 

MEMBERS 

John Frazer Carlton Ivey 

Mattie Kellam Estin Settle 

Josephine Eichberg William Cox 

Margaret Saville Hugh Nichols 

Gladys Crisler Howard Whitehead 

Peggie Davis Albert Wylley 



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The Lord's Club is an honorary club organized February 19, 1924. This is 
the first club of a social nature to be organized at Oglethorpe. There are certain 
elements of culture and social qualities that are indespensible for membership. 



MEMBERS 



George Hardin 
Calhoun Young 
Frank Boston 
Carter Cook 



Reginald O'Dwyer 
Edgar David 
Dave Mclntyre 
William Morrow* 



Paul Wilkes 



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Club Debroke 

Organized in the Fall of 1923 by David Baxter 

David Baxter President 

David Baxter Vice-President 

David Baxter Secretary and Treasurer 

UNLUCKY MEMBERS 

Marvin Nix* William McMath 

Charlie Barber Julius Pearlstein 

David Blake Clarence Stevenson 

Lamar Lindsay Walter Gordy 

Ferdie Goldring George Woodberry 

Jake Sartaine Joe Roberts 

David Baxter Paul Gaertner 

Clay Carrol Epps Story 
Henry Hope 
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The Hoto Glut) 

Motto — "Fly uith the team. Petrels." Color — Smut 

Flower — Wandering Jew 

Hogansville-Special Hubbard President 

Step-rider Little Vice-President 

Box Car Bill Braselton Secretary and Treasurer 

Ralph Sinclair Clarence Stevenson Joe Roberts 

Ralph Quarles Frank Bass David Albaugh 

Jack Jerrard Fountaine Randall Luther Mann 

Weyman Tucker Ralph Holloman Shaffer Wimbish 

Fred Boswell Thomas Hubbard Cooney Young 

Julius Pearlstein Hugh Nichols Paul Gaertner 

Guy Holcombe Dave Blake Selman Turner 

Thompson Wells W. G. Broadhurst Robert Lee 

Alton Hardin Wisdom O'Neal Robert Little 

James Chesnut Roy Lee Luke Petit 

Robert Jackson . Irving Ash Bill Braselton 

James Black . Quigg Tucker John Baxter 

Ferdie Goldring Frank Kramer Kimball Money 



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Debating Council 

Organized November 5, 1923, by R. M. Jackson 

R. M. Jackson President 

DuPre Jordan Vice-President 

Dan Conklin Secretary and Treasurer 




MEMBERS 



Robert Jackson 
Quigg Tucker 
Shaffer Wimbish 
Julius Pearlstein 



DuPre Jordan 
Dan Conklin 
Douglas Mclver 
William Shands 



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Miller Hamrick President 

Ralph Sinclair Vice-President 

William Morrow Secretary 

Paul Wilkes Treasurer 




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Oglethorpe University 

AND THE 

City of Atlanta 

offer tke young men of tlie nation modern ed- 
ucational facilities m the wnolesome and in- 
spiring atmosphere of modern tnougnt and 
activity. 

The Schools 

OF LIBERAL ARTS, SCIENCE, and JOUR- 
NALISM, and COMMERCE are open all tke 
year and students may enter at tke beginning 
of any one of tke four terms as follows : Sep- 
tember 27, January 3, Marck 21, and June 7. 

A beautiful Book of Views, illustrating stu- 
dent life at tke University, will be sent free, 
witk catalog, on application. Address 

Oglethorpe University 

OGLETHORPE UNIVERSITY, GEORGIA 

(Suburb of Atlanta) 



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What is Your LIFE WORK 
to Be? 

PRESIDENT COOLIDGE SAYS: 

"He who sells an insurance policy sells a certificate of 
character, an evidence of good citizenship, an unimpeach- 
able title to the right of self-government." 

The need for insurance is as old as it is universal and more 
urgent in hard times than in prosperous periods. The life 
insurance agent is liis own master, controlling' his own time, 
earning in exact proportions to his successful effort, and 
finding no limit to the new applications of insurance to needs. 
The economic human value is now scarcely more than one- 
seventh protected. 

DO YOU want- 
To engage in a dignified profession; 
To help serve the social order; 
To represent the greatest institution in the world ; 
To choose those with whom you deal; 
To find business anytime and anywhere ; 
To work for yourself and earn accordingly? 

Will you let us tell you more about this great business and 
especially concerning 

The Norlliwestern Mulual Life losureoce Cofnpany 

OF MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN 

The Company that issues nearly 50% of its new business on 
lives of members previously insured. 

ONCE A POLICY HOLDER, ALWAYS A PROSPECT 

LUTHER E. ALLEN 

General Agent 
225-231 Healey Bldg., Atlanta, Georgia. 



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WHITMAN CANDY 



NORRIS CANDY 



"We ■will appreciate your patronage" 

COMPLIMENTS OF 

Stevens £? Hawk 

(Incorporated) 
Druggists to the Nortnsiae 



TWO STORES 



WEST PEACHTREE 

at 14th St. 



PEACHTREE ROAD | 

at Buckhead •:■: 



We are certainly sorry to observe 
that the American girls are taking to 
the pipe. A pipe leaves such a bad 
taste on the lips. 



Mother — Are you entertaining a 
young man tonight? 

Co-ed — No, mother, I just met him 
today. 



Compliments of 

BENNIE«'. --^i-i-- -'-'- *^qQd^GGIE 

^l Walker Bros, es 

SANDWICHES— TOBACCO— DRINKS 

METROPOLITAN THEATRE LOBBY 



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Mrs. A. D. Sheats Co. 

MILLINERY, READY-TO-WEAR, DRY GOODS AND NOTIONS, 
GENTS FURNISHINGS— McCALL PATTERNS, DRESS- 
MAKING, DESIGNING and HEMSTITCHING. 

MRS. A. B. SHEATS, Manager 

No. 6 Roswell Road (Buckhead) HEMLOCK 7753 

ATLANTA, GEORGIA. 



Gra^e Nuts 



I hate women, 
They bore me. 

Their perfume stings my eyes, 
Their powder soils my coat. 
Their talk drives me crazy, 
They are fickle, oh ! how fickle, 
They lie unceasingly, everlastingly. 
They dance horribly. 



They always get in the way of my feet, 

They are so dumb, 

They love the "Do you know" game, 

— I hate women. 

They bore me. 

Congratulate me, I have just 

Announced my engagement. 

*** — Purple Cow. 



A splendid place to educate our young men — 

Oglethorpe University 

A splendid place to trade and save 
on tne purchase of groceries 



Nearly 200 Pure Food Stores in the South to Serve You. 




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YOU] 

THE 

Books 

Run for 
Acco 


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CO-OP 

ana Supplies 


tke Students 
mmodation 



A boss is a boss, but a good looking stenographer is an asset to any business. 



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No, I don't think that co-ed will take good care of her children. Her wrist- 
watch ahvavs has a dirtv face. 



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Young — What do j'ou think of Georgia peaches? 

Al G. — 1 boy, melt in your mouth and soon become a pair. 



SANDWICH SHOP NO. I 

—A PLACE TO EAT— 

Run by and lor 

COLLEGE MEN 



113 N. PRYOR ST. 
OPPOSITE CANDLER BLDG. 



Compliments of 

Stuart P. Murray 
CIGARS— SODA 



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Take 




aiotabs 



for the liver 



Beware of imitations. Demand 
the genuine in 1 Oc and 35c pack- 
ages bearing above trade mark. 



Beo Pierce's Garap 



CHAMBLEE 



GEORGIA 



You Have Tried 

All the Rest 
Now Try the Best 

Ben Pierce's Garage 



CHAMBLEE 



: GEORGIA 



Blake — There goes Mable. 
Chestnut — I think a lot of her. 
Blake — I know — a lot you shouldn't. 



Jake — What kind of a dress is that? 
Virginia P. — A dotted Swiss. 
Jake — How dumb of me. Cheese- 
cloth of course. 



A DOLLAR SPENT WITH US CONTINUES 
TO SERVE AND BUILD UP ATLANTA 



17 CONVENIENT STATIONS 

Reed Oil Corporation 



One Hundred and Forty-Seven 



CIGARETTES Drive Out to SODA 

DRIVE INN 

PEACHTREE ROAD AT BUCKHEAD 

Sanawiclies a Specialty 

OPEN UNTIL 2 A. M. 

CIGARS CANDY 



FOR DRUGS, TOILET ARTICLES, 
I SHAVING NEEDS | 

JACOB'S 

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j Cal) Hemlock 1480 | 

LOVE 

Love is variously described, but all authorities agree that excepting the unrequited 
variety, it is a pleasant delusion, a mania to be in close proximity to some person, in 
short, a mental disorder. At the same time if one tries to be original and tells his girl 
that he has an acute mental disorder about her, she is apt to conclude that he has the 
disorder, but that it is not love. 

Divorces are usually the outcome of Platonic love. Platonic love is that which one 
man feels towards another man's wife when the other man is in the same room. When 
the husband is away the Platonism goes too. Hence, we may say that Platonic love va- 
ries directly as the husband. 

Women love various things — Amusement, Dress, Food, Alcohol, and Themselves. 
Sometimes they condescend to care a little for a man. They do this in order to rope him 
into the matrimonial noose. Once they get a good man down, they love to keep him 
down on his uppers. — DIRGE. 



JOHNSON - CORNELL 

PRINTERS and ENGRAVERS 

ATLANTA, GEORGIA 

One Hundred and Forty-Eight 



FRIED CHICKEN and SPA- Look out for the "ARCH 
GHETTI DINNERS. Call and LIGHT SIGN". Drive your 
see us. Phone Hemlock 9144. car in and stop with us. : : 

J. W. DUMAS 

Oak Grove Inn 

Peachtree Road at Buckhead 

CATERING TO A SELECT PATRONAGE 

WILL BE OPERATED ALL THE YEAR 

Barbecue Meats, Brunswick Stew, Home 
Cured Hams 

Come ana Bring Y our Friends 



American Book Company 

(Incorporated in New York) 
PuDushers of Scnool and College Text Books 



Southern Department 

A. I. BRANHAM, Manager 

2-4 North Forsyth Street 

ATLANTA, GA. 

NEW YORK CINCINNATI CHICAGO BOSTON 



One Hundred and Forty-Nine 



Catck Oglethorpe Car at 

SELMAN'S 

"Two of Atlanta's Best Drug Stores" 

We Appreciate Your Patronage 

PEACHTEEE and HOUSTON 
Phone Ivy 0951— Open All Night 

PONCE DeLEON and BOULEVARD 

Phone Hemlock 4435 

ATLANTA. GEORGIA 



Willis at Muse's — I'd like to see something' cheap in a felt' hat. 
Clerk — Tr.v this on. The mirror is at your left. 

Virginia — Do you ever leave a danoe before the last gun is shot. 
Carus — Yes: usuallv after the last stag's shot. 



GROCERIES MEATS 

Come to POSS 

FOR GOOD THINGS TO EAT 

Chamblee, Georgia 
DELICACIES SEAFOODS 



THE EMBLEM SHOP 

Atlanta, Georgia 

Fraternity Jewelry for All Organizations; Badges, Crested Jewelry and Novelties, Engraved 

and Crested Stationery. The only establishment in the South with a complete and 

beautiful stock for delivery. CLASS— CLUB— SOCIETY— SORORITY PINS and RINGS 

Special orders solicited. Design furnished. New catalog on request. 

200 Metropolitan Bldg. — Forsyth and Luckie Sts. — Phone Ivy 7081 



One Hundred and Fifty 



Ogletkorpe Boys — Get Real Meals at 

Walton's Restaurant 

157 Whitekall St. 



Frog — May I kiss you? 
Co-ed — I should say not. 
— But she didn't. 



David — Gimme a kiss. 
Sweetum — I'll give j-ou a kick. 
David — Fine, what's a kiss without 
a kick in it? 



The effect that the footlights have upon oui- modern Follies girl is to make 
her head light. 



H. C. WILSON 

Real Estate, Investments 
ana Loans 

415 HEALEY BUILDING 
Phone Walnut 5911 



One Hundred and Fijty-Une 



American Bakeries Co. 

MERITA BREAD 



New South Bakery 

Atlanta, Georgia 



PROTECTION — SERVICE 

Edgar G. David Cecil M. Lemon 
Representing 

The Norlhwestern Mutual Life losurooce Company 

of Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

Offices— 225-231 Healey Building— Atlanta, Ga, 
Telephones— Walnut 1566-67 

Low Net Cost — — Purely Mutual 



One Hundred and Fiily-Tivo 




Sarah — What kind of a show is the 
Bonita? 

Malicoat — Where the girls real 
silk it half way up the stage and 
bareback it the rest of the way. 



Prof. — What is a spark gap? 

O'Neal — Why, that's when a girl 
yawns just as you start to kiss her. 
(Probaijlj^ going to yell — that's a 
trick). 



Herndoris Barber Shop 

25 BARBERS IN ATTENDANCE 
Service antl Satisfaction Guaranteed 

BATHS 

A. F. HERNDON, Proprietor 
66 Peachtree St —Ivy 9467 



One Hundred and Fijty-Three 



SEND LAUNDRY and DRY CLEANING 

TO 

Excelsior Laundry Co. 

Best, Biggest ana Busiest Laundry 
in Atlanta 



Co-ed — Do you always take the other girls for such long walks? 
Shreik — No, it isn't always necessarj'. 

He (angrily) — Do you ever have a thoug:ht in your head? 
She (absently) — Really, I haven't the slightest idea. 

In bygone days a dirty face meant but one thing. Now, however, 
such a face may signify an attempt to become beautiful. 



t<r§s7>v.''i'„ T)id you ever consider the close re- 

lationsnip of Oglethorpe University 
\^ and the Southern States Life Insur- 
ance Company? 




One Builds Men of Tomorrow; the Other Greats Estates of Tomorrow 

WILMAR L. MOORE, Jr., General Agent 
305-11 McGlawn-Bowen Bldg.— Walnut 4119 



One Hundred and Fijty-Four 



The Southern Banker 

The Bank Journal of tne South 

ATLANTA, GEORGIA 

HAYNES McFADDEN, Pres. JOS. R. MURPHY, Sect'y-Treas 

E. H. HINTON, Managing Editor 



Your Eyes 



may be the cause of low 
marks in your studies. 

Come to us ana we will examine them without 
cost. If you need glasses and can be fitted by 
any optician we can do it. If you need the at- 
tention of an oculist we so ad- 
vise. Ask any reputable citi- 
zen if you Avill be absolutely 
safe in our care. 

Waller Ballard Opllcal Go. 

105 PEACHTREE ST. (CLOCK SIGN) 




Southeastern Paint Co. 

Jobbers of 

PAINT PRODUCTS EXCLUSIVELY 

ATLANTA, GEORGIA 
J. H. Price — Loyd Clarke 



One Hundred and Fijty-Five 




|E HAVE furnisked a complete 
service to the management or 
The Yamacraw 1924. All ex- 
tra art work, the engraving, 
printing and binding of tnis 
book were done m our plant. 




We are prepared to furnish a complete 
line of stock inserts, borders, panels, in- 
struction books and many otner necessities 
to an annual staff. We will nave a more 
complete line of samples also. 



We sincerely hope that the management 
of The Y amacratu is satisfied with the prod- 
uct of our efforts and that the incoming staff 
will confer vv^ith us before committing them- 
selves on next year's contracts. Don't fail 
to let us know^ when you can see our repre- 
sentative. 




One Hundred and Fifty-Six 



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One Hundred and Fifty-Eight 



AUTOGRAPHS 



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