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Studied in Bangor Theological Seminary, Me. ; also taught, 1877-78.
Principal of South Brewer Grammar School, Me., 1878-79. Methodist
Episcopal minister, East Maine Conference, 1879-1905. Superannuated,
1905. Presiding Elder of Rockland District, 1888-94. Editor md pub-
lisher of The District Tidings, Rockland, Me., 1890-93. Superintendent
of city schools, Ellsworth, Me., 1896-97. Trustee of Wesleyan Univer-
sity, 1899-1909. Secretary of East Maine Conference, 1887-88, 1897-
1904. Died July 15, 1911, Winterport, Me.

Married October 15, 1879, Annie Blanchard Chambers, of South
Brewer, Me., who died December 3, 1894. Married December 24, 1896,
Lillian Mary Hardy, of Winterport, Me. Children : Edward Mansfield,
b. March 27, 1882 (B.S., Syracuse, 1903) ; Ralph Chambers, b. October
14, 1886.

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1877-78] GRADUATES.

1165. WILLIAM SEYMOUR WINANS, JR. B.A. (gen hon.,
2nd grade) ; M.A., 1880. <S>. N. 0. $. B. K. Born June 28, 1853,
Bangall, N. Y.

Studied in Drew Theological Seminary, 1877-78. Preached in M. E.
Church, Athens, N. Y., 1878-80. Methodist Episcopal minister, New
York, West Virginia, and New York East Conferences, 1880-1910.
Special agent, Anti-Saloon League, 1908-09. District superintendent,
International Reform Bureau, 1910-11. Superintendent, New York
Civic League, 1911 .

Married December I, 1881, Frances Antoinette Macomber, of Sheffield,
Mass. Children : Harriet Marion, b. September 29, 1882, m. F. B. Bush ;
Mabel Driggs, b. December n, 1885, m. J. E. R. Kunzman; William
Russell, b. June 7, 1887; James Hartley, b. July 19, 1890.

Address : 64 Jefferson Ave., Brooklyn, N. Y.

1166. *ELIZABETH JOHNSTON ELLIS. B.A. (gen. Jwn., ist
grade; sp. hon., Eng. Lit.). 4>. B. K. Born May 4, 1855, Bristol, Me.
Teacher. Died June 4, 1878, Wellesley, Mass.

1167. *CLARA REBECCA PITKIN. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd grade;
sp. hon., Logic, Psych., Ethics) ; M.A., 1880. <J>. B. K. Born January
20, 1850, East Montpelier, Vt.

Resided at home, East Montpelier, Vt. ; taught during winter, 1877-78.
Preceptress of Northfield Graded School, Vt., 1878-79. Engaged in the
millinery business in Montpelier, Vt. ; compositor for The Republican
Observer, White River Junction, Vt, 1879. Proof-reader for The St.
Johnsbury Index, Vt, 1879-81. Compositor and proof-reader in various
printing offices in Boston, Mass., 1881-1912. Died April 24, 1912, Boston,
Mass.



CLASS OF J878.

1168. "CLARENCE EVERETT BACON. B.A. ; M.A., 1881.
$r. T. <J>. B. K. Born November n, 1856, Middletown, Conn. Lawyer.
Died March 27, 1909, Middletown, Conn.

1169. ELWELL ALEXANDER BISHOP. B.A. ; M.A., 1881 ;
D.D., Mount Union College, 1895, and Wesleyaif, 1910. C. C. Born
August 24, 1852, Wrightstown, N. J.

Taught in Bordentown Female College, N. J., 1878-79. Principal of
Durham Academy, Conn., 1879-81. Acting principal of Vermont Metho-
dist Seminary, Montpelier, Vt, 1881-82; principal, 1882-93. President
of Chamberlain Institute, Randolph, N. Y., 1893-1902. Methodist Epis-
copal minister, Erie Conference, 1902-03. Superintendent of Ferris
Industrial School, Wilmington, Del., 1903-04. Again principal of Mont-
pelier Seminary, 1904-12. President of Murphy College, Sevierville,

Tenn., 1912 . Delegate to General Conference, M. E. Church, 1908.

Trustee of Wesleyan University, 1910-12.

Married December 25, 1878, Clara Irene Brown, of Pointville, N. J.,
who died February 14, 1908. Married December 21, 1911, Carrie Amelia
Miller, of Hartford, Conn. Children : Ethel Irene, b. March 8, 1880, m.
M. J. Cueto; Clara Evelyn, b. June 22, 1884; Helen Saxanna, b. Octo-
ber 25, 1885, d. June 16, 1903; Hallie Belle, b. February 7, 1888, d.
February 6, 1891 ; Harold Elwell, b. August 23, 1889.

Address : Sevierville, Tenn.

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GRADUATES. [1878

1170. JOHN SPENCER CAMP. B.A. (sp. hon., Latin) ; M.A,
1881; Mus.D. (Hon.), Trinity College, 1921. A. K. E. Born January
30, 1858, Middletown, Conn.

Graduate student in Wesleyan University, 1878-79. Studied law in
Middletown, Conn., 1879-82. Organist of Park Church, Hartford, Conn.,
1881-1906; Centre Church, Hartford, 1906-18. Vice-president, presi-
dent, and treasurer of the Pratt & Cady Company, Hartford, 1898-1911.

Treasurer, Austin Organ Company, Hartford, 1911 . Director of

the Hartford Philharmonic Orchestra, 1902-11. Composer of various
musical works.

Married April 8, 1885, Susie Virginia Healy, of Hartford, Conn.

Address: 38 Willard St., Hartford, Conn.

1171. *ELIJAH CRESSMAN. B.A. Born September 17, 1849,
Harmony, N. J. Died June 3, 1880, Morris Plains, N, J.

1172. JAMES BOUCHER DILKS. B.A.; M.A., 1881. A. A. $.
Born August 28, 1852, Glassboro, N. J. Brother of No. 844.

Taught in Deep River, Conn., 1878-79 ; in a private school, New York,
N. Y., 1879-87. Principal of Farnum Preparatory School, Beverly,
N. J., 1887 .

Married June 18, 1879, Jennie M. Farley, of Pennington, N. J. .

Address : Beverly, N. J.

1173. WILLIAM EDWARD DUNCAN. B.A.; M.D., Rush
Medical College, 1881. A. K. E. Born April 22, 1852, North Clove,
N. Y. Brother of No. 1041.

Studied medicine in Fayette, Iowa, 1878-79 ; Rush Medical College,
Chicago, 111., 1879-81. Interne in Cook County Hospital, Chicago, 111.,
1881-82. Practised medicine in Ellendale, N. Dak., 1882-88; Aberdeen,
S. Dak., 1888-96; Chicago, 111, 1896 .

Married June 8, 1887, Adelaide Courtney, of Ellendale, N. Dak.

Address: 6058 Kimbark Ave, Chicago, 111.

1174. EDWARD SYLVESTER FERRY. B.A.; B.D., Drew
Theological Seminary, 1881. A. A. 3>. Born December 29, 1857, Newark,
N. J.

Studied in Drew Theological Seminary, 1878-81. Methodist Episcopal
minister, Newark, Minnesota, and New York East Conferences, 1881-
1905. Located, 1905. In insurance brokerage business in New York,
N. Y. (firm Edward S. Ferry and Son), 1904 .

Married May 17, 1881, Mary Knowles (daughter of No. 489), of
Newark, N. J., who died July 27, 1917. Children : Ellin Elizabeth, b.
September 8, 1884, d. May 20, 1885; Louis Knowles, b. April 10, 1887;
Joseph Rutherford, b. August 27, 1888; Robert Edward, b. February 8,
1890; Helen, b. February 6, 1894; Ruth, b. May 8, 1897, d. April, 1898.

Address: 80 Maiden Lane, New York, N. Y. Residence: n Vernon
Terrace, East Orange, N. J.

1175. *JOHN PANCOAST GORDY. B.A. (gen. hon., ist grade;
sp. hon., Eng. Lit., Logic. Psych., Ethics) ; M.A., 1881 ; Ph.D., Univer-
sity of Leipzig, 1884; LL.D., Western University of Pennsylvania, 1891.
^. T. $. B. K. Born December 21, 1851, Salisbury, Md. Brother of
No. 1243, and of E. S. Gordy (class of 1885). College professor. Died
December 31, 1908, New York, N. Y.

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1176. CHARLES HENRY HEMSTREET. B.A.; B.D., Drew
Theological Seminar}', 1879; M.A., Wesleyan, 1881. Born December 24,
1848, Sloansville, N. Y.

Studied in Drew Theological Seminary, 1878-79. Preached in M. E.
Church, West Hebron, N. Y., 1879-80; Sharon Springs, N. Y., 1880-81.
Methodist Episcopal minister, Rock River Conference, 1881-92. Located
at his own request, 1892.

Address : unknown.

1177. FRED INGRAHAM. B.A. A. K. E. Born July 16, 1857,
Hempstead, N. Y. Son of No. 191 ; brother of No. 954.

Studied law in New York, N. Y., 1878-80. Practising law in New

York, N. Y., 1880 .

Address : 192 Broadway, New York, N. Y.

1178. *DAVID HARPER JACK. B.A. A. K. E. Born February
25, 1855, North Washington, Pa.

Studied law in Butler, Pa., 1878-80. Practised law in Bradford, Pa.,
1880-1912. Died October 7, 1912, Bradford, Pa.

Married April 28, 1881, Jennie Matthews, of Collins Centre, N. Y.
Child: Harry Matthews, b. January 12, 1883 (B.S., Princeton, 1906).

1179. *GEORGE WATSON JAMES. B.A. (%en. hon., 2nd
grade} ; M.A., 1881. A. A. 4>. Born August 12, 1848, Rush, Pa.
Brother of No. 1527.

Taught in Luzerne County, Pa.. 1878-79; McClure Settlement, N. Y.,
1879-80. Superintendent of public schools, Kingston, Pa., 1880-81.
Principal of grammar schools, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 1881-1907. Taught
in High School, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 1907-11. Died November 5, 1911,
Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

Married November 7, 1889, Minnie Florence Oakley, of Wilkes-Barre,
Pa. Children: Harold William, b. October 19, 1890; George Vernon, b.
March 3, 1894; Wilbur Oakley, b. February 16, 1898.

1180. *SHELDON GAYLORD KELLOGG. B.A. (gen. hon., ist
grade; sp. hon., Eng. Lit.} ; M.A., 1881. A. K. E. 4>. B. K. Born
December 13, 1857, Leon, N. Y.

Studied in University of Leipzig, Germany, 1878-80. Studied lav/ in
Detroit, Mich., 1880-81. Practised law in Detroit, Mich., 1881-83; San
Francisco, Cal., 1883-1911. Member of Board of Election Commissioners,
San Francisco, Cal., 1900-03 ; president, 1902-03. Member of Board of
Trustees, San Francisco Public Library, 1902-13. Member of Board of
Civil Service Commissioners, San Francisco, Cal., 1909. Died June 20,
1913, Santa Clara, Cal.

Married November 21, 1900, Annie G. Sheppard, of San Francisco, Cal.
Children : Louise, b. November 12, 1901 ; Sheldon Warner, b. July 16,
1903.

1181. ALPHA GILRUTH KYNETT. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade}', M.A., 1881 ; B.D., Drew Theological Seminary, 1884; M.A.,
Ohio Wesleyan University, 1894; D.D., Cornell College, 1897, and Wes-
leyan, 1918. S&\ T. $. B. K. Born August 3, 1858, Davenport, Iowa.
Brother of No. 1330.

Taught in Rugby Academy, Philadelphia, Pa., 1878-81; National
School of Oratory, Philadelphia, 1879-81. Studied law, 1878-81. Studied
in Drew Theological Seminary, 1882-84. Methodist Episcopal minister,
Philadelphia Conference, 1884 . Presiding Elder, South District,

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GRADUATES. [1873

1901-07. Recording secretary, Board of Home Missions and Church
Extension, 1907-12; recording field secretary, 1912-16; Centenary repre-
sentative and assistant treasurer, 1916 . Member of Board of Foreign

Missions, M. E. Church. Delegate to General Conference, M. E. Church,
1904, '16; Methodist Ecumenical Conference, 1911. Assistant editor:
The Christian Republic.

Married April 15, 1884, Elizabeth Abbott Hardy, of New York, N. Y.,
who died December 21, 1903. Married February 21, 1910, Catherine A.
Hardy, of Asbury Park, N. J. Children: Elizabeth Hardy, b. Febru-
ary 23, 1885, m. J. R. Van Tine; Alpha Hardy, b. January 13, 1887, d.
August 19, 1888; Eleanor Gilruth, b. August 25, 1888 (B.S. in Educa-
tion, Univ. of Pennsylvania, 1921) ; Dorothy Dale, b. September 2, 1893,
m. F. Pierce Coggeshall ; Alpha Gilruth, b. January 13, 1895, d. Septem-
ber n, 1896; Katharine Hardy, b. January 13, 1895, d. September 8,
1896; Gerald Penfield, b. May 7, 1896 (class of 1918) ; Olivia Sterner,
b. March i, 1899, d. September 3, 1899; Willard Carpenter, b. Novem-
ber 15, 1902.

Address : 4820 Beaumont Ave., Philadelphia, Pa.

1182. LORENZO GILES LA BAR. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd grade;
sp. hon., Latin} ; M.A., 1881. A. A. *. $. B. K. Born September 30,
1856, Northmoreland, Pa.

Principal of High School, Scranton, Pa., 1879-82. In business in
Scranton, Pa., 1882 .

Married April 6, 1882, Helen Silkman, of Scranton, Pa.

Address: 411 Jefferson Ave., Scranton, Pa.

11.83. *WILLIAM DAY LEONARD. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade) ; M.A., 1891. A. A. 3>. Born January 18, 1857, Jersey City, N. J.

Studied law in New York, N. Y., 1878-80; Columbia Law School,
1 880-81. Practised law in New York, N. Y., 1881-1916. Died Novem-
ber 23, 1916, New York, N. Y.

Married October 17, 1888, Florence Gibbons Kendall, of Wilmington,
Del.

1184. EMORY LESLIE MEAD. B.A., 1890 (gen. hon., 2nd grade).
$. N. 0. $. B. K. Born October 5, 1855, Carmel, N. Y.

Principal of High School, Winsted, Conn., 1878-90. Taught in
William Penn Charter School, Philadelphia, Pa., 1890-92. Traveled
and studied in Europe, 1893. Principal of High School, Natick, Mass.,
1894-98; Milton, Mass., 1898-1904; Utica, N. Y., 1904-12. Retired,

living on a farm, 1912 . Associate director. Canteen and Motor

Corps, American Red Cross, Potomac Division, November, I9i8-March,
1919.

Married July, 1912, Henrietta Bausch, of Rochester, N. Y., who died
December 10, 1915.

Address: Fairport, N. Y.

1185. JOHN WARREN NOURSE. B.A. (sp. hon., Greek, Eng.
Lit.), ^f. T. Born July 12, 1846, Ipswich, Mass.

Engaged in civil engineering, Ipswich, Mass., 1878 . Member of

school committee, Ipswich, 1888 . Member of Board of Park Com-
missioners, 1892.

Married February n, 1885, Mary Foster Wade, of Ipswich, Mass., who
died November 2, 1895. Married August 31, 1901, Harriet E. Appleton,
of Ipswich, Mass. Child: Mary Appleton, b. July I, 1902.

Address : Ipswich, Mass.

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1878] GRADUATES.

1186. HENRY LESLIE OSBORN. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd grade;
sp. hon., Latin, Nat. Hist.} ; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1884.
*. T. $. B. K. Born July 5, 1857, Newark, N. J.

Graduate student in Wesleyan University, 1878-80; Assistant in
Natural History, 1878-81. Engaged during summers in service of U. S.
Fish Commission, 1879, '80. Fellow in Johns Hopkins University, 1881-
84. Professor of Zoology, Purdue University, 1884-87. Professor of

Biology and Geology, Hamline University, 1887 ; Dean, 1918 .

President of Minnesota Academy of Natural Sciences, 1893. Professor
of Zoology, Chautauqua College of Liberal Arts, N. Y., 1895-1903.
Editor: American Monthly Microscopic Journal, 1886-89.

Married July 7, 1887, Effie Miller Loag, of New York, N. Y.

Address: 1599 Hewitt Ave., St. Paul, Minn.

1187. *EDMUND JANES PALMER. B.A.; M.A., 1881 ; M.D,
Columbia University, 1881. A. K. E. Born October 6, 1856, New Provi-
dence, N. J. Brother of No. 933.

Studied in College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, N. Y.,
1878-81. Practised medicine in New York, N. Y., 1881-1917. Died
May 29, 1917, New York, N. Y.

Married October 20, 1886, Blanche Shove, of Syracuse, N. Y.
Children: Gene Shove, b. August 30, 1887; Blanche Shove, b. March 14,
1889.

1188. BURDETT ALBERTO RICH. B.A. (gen. hon., ist grade}.
^. T. $. B. K. Born October 24, 1854, Cattaraugus, N. Y.

Studied law in Middletown, Conn. ; Assistant Librarian, Wesleyan
University, 1878-80. Practised law in Cattaraugus, N. Y., 1880-86.
Director, Lawyers' Cooperative Publishing Company, Rochester, N. Y.,
1886 Vice-president, Board of Trustees, Genesee Wesleyan Sem-
inary. Editor: U. S. Supreme Court Reports, 1899 ; Digest of

U. S. Supreme Court Reports, 1887, 1897, 1908; Legal Monthly Case
and Comment, 1893-1909; Lazvyers' Reports Annotated, 1899-1918;

Ruling Case Law, 1914 ; Reports of the Court of Appeals, District

of Columbia, 1918-19; American Lazv Reports, 1919 .

Married July 22, 1880, Nellie Hagerty, of Middletown, Conn. Chil-
dren: Anna Lucy, b. April 3, 1882 (B.A., Vassar, 1904), d. April 22,
1913; Merne Elizabeth, b. February 6, 1885 (B.A., Vassar, 1908);
Helen Margaret, b. December 13, 1889.

Address : 18 Fairview Heights, Rochester, N. Y.

1189. DANIEL LESLIE ROBERTSON. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade; sp. hon., Hist.). *. T. $. B. K. Born March 8, 1857, Glens
Falls, N. Y.

Resided in Glens Falls, N. Y., 1878-79. Junior partner in Glen Shirt
Company, Glens Falls, N. Y., 1879-89. Senior partner in firm of D. L.

Robertson & Co., Glens Falls, N. Y., 1889 . One of the organizers

and founders, Merchants' National Bank, Glens Falls, N. Y., 1893;

vice-president, 1895-1915 ; president, 1915 . Vice-president, Butler &

Company, Inc., Boston, Mass., 1914 . Lay delegate to General

Conference, M. E. Church, 1912.

Married June 25, 1899, Susan Aurinda Paris, of Sandy Hill, N. Y.
Child: Alexander Paris, b. June 30, 1900 (class of 1922).

Address : Glens Falls, N. Y.

1190. WILLIAM EZRA SCOFIELD. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade; sp. hon., Hist.) ; M.A., 1881. A. A. 3>. <. B. K. Born January
9, 1856, East Bridgeport, Conn.

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Taught in New Hampshire Conference Seminary, Tilton, N. H.,
1878-81. Principal of the Cummings Grammar School, Woburn, Mass.,
1881-82. Taught in Centenary Collegiate Institute, Hackettstown, N. J.,
1882-85. Methodist Episcopal minister, New York East Conference,

1885

Married April 24, 1889, Phebe Elizabeth Brigham, of Brooklyn, N. Y.
Children: Alice Brigham, b. February 20, 1890 (B.A., Goucher, 1912);
Gertrude, b. August 3, 1894 (B.A., Goucher, 1916).

Address: Sayville, L. I., N. Y.

1191. NEWTON PRATT SCUDDER. B.A.; M.A., 1881. <. N. 6.
<. B. K. Born December 29, 1853, New York, N. Y. Brother of Nos.
747 and 991.

Engaged in tutoring in Huntington, N. Y. ; principal of High School,
Madison, Conn., 1878-79. In the service of the U. S. Fish Commission,
1879. Instructor in Geology and Paleontology, Cornell University, 1879-
81. Assistant, U. S. Fish Commission, Washington, D. C., 1881 .

Married June 17, 1880, Anna L. Ketcham, of Huntington, N. Y. Chil-
dren: Sarah Agnes (No. 2521), b. December 29, 1880, m. G. A. Neeld
(No. 2499) ; Louis Townsend, b. August 26, 1882 (class of 1907), d.
November 21, 1906.

Address : Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D. C.

1192. GEORGE ENSIGN STOCKWELL. B.A. ; M.A., 1881 ;
Ph.D., Harriman University, 1897. ^. T. Born July 30, 1853, Peters-
burg, N. Y.

Principal of Seymour High School, Conn., 1879-81. Principal of
public schools, Windsor Locks, Conn., 1881782. Methodist Episcopal
minister, Troy Conference, 1882 .

Married December 25, 1879, Hattie Louise Allen, of Hartford, Conn.,
who died May 22, 1897. Married July 25, 1898, Sarah Grace Smith, of
Fort Plain, N. Y. Children : George Smith, b. August 14, 1899 ; Louis
Albert, b. August 23, 1900; Charles Elwood, b. May 5, 1902.

Address : East Worcester, N. Y.

1192a. *ROBERT BOWNE SUCKLEY. B.A., 1912. A. A. f>.
Born June 5, 1856, Rhinebeck, N. Y.

Left college during Senior year. Lawyer. Died January 2, 1921,
Rhinebeck, N. Y.

1193. *EDWARD ARTHUR SUMNER. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade; sp. hon., Hist.) ; M.A., 1881. ^. T. Born November 3, 1857,
Rome, N. Y.

Principal of Portland School, Conn., 1878-81. Studied law in Middle-
town, Conn., 1879-82. Principal of Gildersleeve High School, Portland,
Conn., 1881-83. Practised law in Minneapolis, Minn., 1885-92; New
York, N. Y. (specialty, corporation law), 1892-1913. Died September
22, 1913, New York, N. Y.

Married January 29, 1885, Martha Dickenson, of Northampton, Mass.
Children: Robert Brooks, b. November, 1888, d. November 30, 1888;
Richard Erie, b. June 13, 1891 ; Margaret Helen, b. April 15, 1893.

1194. WILLIAM NICHOLSON TAFT. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade} ; M.A., 1881 ; B.D., Drew Theological Seminary, 1882. $. N. 0.
$. B. K. Born March 30, 1856, Brooklyn, N. Y. Brother of No. 1028,
and of J. H. Taft (class of 1874).

Traveled and studied in Europe, 1878-79. Studied in Drew Theolog-

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ical Seminary, 1879-82. Methodist Episcopal minister, New York East
Conference, 1882-1911. Supernumerary, 1911 .

Married April 26, 1905, Mrs. Elizabeth Blake, of West Goshen, Conn.
Child: Elizabeth Seney, b. June 18, 1906.

Address : 1565 S. Liberty St., Salem, Ore.

1195. BYRON VINCENT TOMPKINS. Ph.B. (sp. hon.,
Chem.) ; M.D., Columbia University, 1881. Born November n, 1854,
Coeymans Hollow, N. Y.

Studied in College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, N. Y.,
1878-81. Practising medicine, 1881 .

Married May 17, 1882, Julia A. Smith, of Adams, Mass. Child:
Sallie Vincent, b. November 7, 1884.

Address : Sheffield, Mass.

1196. JOSEPH HENRY TOMPSON. B.A. ; M.A., 1881. A. K. E.
Born July 9, 1847, Durham, Me.

Methodist Episcopal minister, New England Conference, 1878 .

Married October 14, 1880, Fannie Fish Reade, of Dighton, Mass.
Children: Frank, b. July 25, 1881, d. July 29, 1881 ; Helen Reade, b.
November 17, 1883, d. June 4, 1903; Harold Foss, b. June 29, 1885 (B.S.,
Mass. Agricultural College, 1905) ; Charles Wilfred, b. September 6,
1888.

Address : R. F. D. 4, Attleboro, Mass.

1197. *DAVID HART WALKLEY. B.A. <1>. N. 6. Born April
23, 1857, Durham, Conn. Brother of Nos. 677 and 1198. Died Septem-
ber 15, 1878, Durham, Conn.

1198. *WILLIAM ENOS WALKLEY. B.A.; LL.B., Albany
Law School, 1879; M.A., Wesleyan, 1881. . N. 6. Born February 21,
1856, Durham, Conn. Brother of Nos. 677 and 1197. Lawyer. Died
May 20, 1898, Belleview, Fla.



CLASS OF J879.

1199. EVERETT BARNES. B.A.; M.A., 1886. *. T. Born
January 24, 1859, Middletown, Conn. Brother of Gaybert Barnes (class
of 1869) and Culmer Barnes (class of 1872).

Taught and studied law, 1879-80. In business in New York, N. Y.,
1880-81. Studied law and taught in New York, N. Y., 1881-86. Prac-
tised law in New York, N. Y., 1886-96. Teaching in New York city

public schools, 1897 ; principal, 1901 . Author: Barnes's Short

American History.

Married March 4, 1893, Sara Louise Meyers, of Saratoga Springs,
N. Y. Children : Margaret Moore, b. December 8, 1893 ; Mildred Yates,
b. December 14, 1895; Everett Duane, b. December i, 1900; Edward
Turner, b. January 12, 1902, d. October 15, 1902; Richard Montgomery,
b. December 8, 1902.

Address : 1395 Dean St., Brooklyn, N. Y.

1200. LAHMAN FORREST BOWER. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade) ; M.A., 1882. A. A. 3>. 3>. B. K. Born July 5, 1858, Berwick,
Pa. Brother of A. V. Bower (class of 1883).

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In business in Berwick, Pa., 1879-80. Bookkeeper for the Jackson &
Woodin Manufacturing Company, Berwick, Pa., 1880-84. Principal of
Dickinson College Preparatory School, Carlisle, Pa., 1884-87. Superin-
tendent and treasurer of the Carlisle Manufacturing Company, Carlisle,
Pa., 1887-89. Managing partner of Bower & Mallery, Carlisle Chain
Works, 1889-90. Superintendent of the Allison Manufacturing Company,
Philadelphia, Pa., 1890-92. General manager and treasurer of the Car-
lisle Manufacturing Company, Carlisle, Pa., 1892-96. Secretary and
treasurer of the Dickson Manufacturing Company, Scranton, Pa., 1896-
1901. With the Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company, 1901-18
(manager at Scranton, Pa., 1901-04; at Cincinnati, Ohio, 1904-06;
comptroller at Milwaukee, Wis., 1906-07; first vice-president, 1907-12;
secretary. 1912-18). Retired, living on a farm in Virginia, 1918-19.
Connected with Field Department, Inter-Church World Movement, New
York, N. Y., 1919-20. Director of lay activities for Committee on
Conservation and Advance, M. E. Church, 1920 .

Married September 22, 1880, Gertrude Eloise Hennigar, of Middletown,
Conn. Children: Florence May, b. June 17, 1881, m. C. S. Davison;
Russell Forrest (No. 2598), b. November 15, 1885; Harold Morton
(No. 2793), b. September 27, 1888; Lahman Van Hennigar (No. 3381),
b. April 26, 1897.

Address : 740 Rush St., Chicago, 111.



1201. *HENRY ELWIN BRIGGS. B.A. (sp. hon., Chem.) ; M.A.,
1882. ^. T. Born October 26, 1852, Williamstown, Vt Traveling
salesman. Died July 4, 1901, Chicago, 111.



1202. SELDON LESTER BROWN. B.A. (gen. hon., ist grade) ;
M.A., 1882. A. A. $. $. B. K. Born September 21, 1856, Buxton
Center, Me.

Principal of High School, Brookfield, Mass., 1879-81 ; Lancaster,
Mass., 1881-86; Wellesley, Mass., 1886-1916. Clerk, Quartermaster's
Department, U. S. Army, 1917-19. Teaching in Huntington School,

Boston, Mass., 1919 . Associate editor : Daniell- Brown's New Latin

Composition; Fair dough- Brown's Vergil's Aeneid, Books I-VI.

Married December 29, 1880, Nellie Ann Hubbard, of Worcester, Mass.
Children: Walter Creighton (No. 2352), b. August 22, 1881 ; Seldon
Lester, b. January 30, 1883, d. December 25, 1894; Gladys Azubah, b.
October 24, 1885 (B.A., Wellesley, 1908), m. Ashton Rollins, d. July 19,
1917; Pauline Hubbard, b. January 23, 1896 (B.A., Wellesley, 1918), m.
Frederic L. Putnam.

Address : Wellesley Hills, Mass.



1203. *ALFRED COOKMAN BRUNER. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade; sp. hon., Chem.) ; M.A., 1882. A. A. 3>. $. B. K. Born May
18, 1858, Columbia, Pa. Brother of Nos. 1466 and 1509.

Real estate and insurance agent in Columbia, Pa.; also studied law,
1879-82. Practised law in Columbia, Pa., 1883-1921. Solicitor for the
borough of Columbia. Associate editor of The Columbia Herald, 1880-
85. Died January 31, 1921, Atlanta, Ga.

Married October 27, 1887, Annie Mullison Bruner, of Columbia, Pa.
Children: Abram Breneman (No. 2975), b. October 13, 1891; Henry
Mullison (No. 2976), b. October 13, 1891; Alfred Evans (No. 3217),
b. October 4, 1894.

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1204. WILLIAM BURT. B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd grade; sp. hon.,
Greek); M.A., 1882; B.D., Drew Theological Seminary, 1881 ; D.D.,
Grant University, 1888, and Wesleyan, 1902; LL.D., Dickinson College,
1908, and Wesleyan, 1909. A. K. E. 3>. B. K. Born October 23, 1852,
Padstow, Cornwall, England.

Studied in Drew Theological Seminary, 1879-81. Methodist Episcopal
minister. New York East and Italy Conferences, 1881-1904. Presiding
Elder of Milan District, 1886-88. Superintendent of the Italy Mission,



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