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Everitt Kellogg, b. 1904; Mary Elizabeth, b. 1908.
Address : Mrs. A. L. Smith, 1215 Old Colony Road, Meriden, Conn.

1933. MARY ANNIE McKAY (LAUBACH). B.A. (gen. hon., 2nd
grade}. $. B. K. Born June 24, 1872, Camden, Me.

Taught in High School, Camden, Me., 1896-97. Engaged in private
tutoring, Camden, 1897-98. Taught in East Maine Conference Seminary,
Bucksport, Me., 1898-1901 (preceptress, 1899-1901). Graduate student
in Wesleyan University, 1901-02. Matron, New Orleans University,
1903-07; secretary, 1907-14.

Married August 25, 1906, Roscoe Elwood Laubach, of Indianola, Iowa.

Address : Mrs. R. E. Laubach, Downey, Cal.

1934. FRANCES BISHOP PETTY (MANSHIP). B.A. Born
June 10, 1871, New York, N. Y.

Studied in Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania, 1908-12.
Interne, West Philadelphia Hospital for Women, 1913. Studied in Post-
graduate Medical School, New York, N. Y., 1914. Maternity Resident,
West Philadelphia Hospital for Women, 1915. Chief Resident, Barton
Dispensary, Philadelphia, 1917 .

Married December 19, 1896, Winfield Scott Manship (No. 1444).

Address : Mrs. W. S. Manship, 335 Washington Ave., Philadelphia,
Pa.

1935. ELIZABETH HALSEY ROGERS (BLASDALE). Ph.B.
Born January 7, 1875, Bridgehampton, N. Y.

Taught in Bridgehampton Academy, N. Y., 1896-97; High School,
Williamstown, Mass., 1897-1900; High School, Southington, Conn., 1900-
02; High School, Chicopee, Mass., 1902-05.

Married June 28, 1905, Walter Charles Blasdale, of Berkeley, Cal.
Children: Helen Rogers, b. June 18, 1907; Herbert Halsey, b. August
8, 1910.

Address: Mrs. W. C. Blasdale, 2514 College Ave., Berkeley, Cal.

1936. LUCY OSBORN SEARLE. Ph.B. (gen. hon., 2nd grade}.
<S>. B. K. Born July 31, 1871, Niles, Mich.

Taught in Argentine Republic, S. A., 1896-97 ; Home School, Everett,
Mass., 1897-98, 1900-01; a public school, Brookline, Mass., 1898-99; a
private school, Waban, Mass., 1899-1900. Member of Normal Class,
Brookline, Mass., 1899-1900. Preceptress in Kimball Union Academy,
Meriden, N. H., 1904-08; Fort Edward Collegiate Institute, N. Y.,
1908-10. Taught in the American International College, Springfield,
Mass., 1910-15; in private schools in St. Petersburg and Miami, Fla.,

1915

Address : P. O. Box 1065, Miami, Fla.

1937. MARGARET NEFF WILLIAMS (BELDEN). Ph.B. (gen.
hon., 2nd grade}. 3>. B. K. Born April i, 1873, New Britain, Conn.
Sister of No. 1996.

Taught in High School, South Manchester, Conn., 1896-98.

Married October 6, 1898, Herbert Eugene Belden, of Hartford, Conn.
Children: Alice Coles, b. September 9, 1899; Cornelia Williams, b.
September 27, 1901 ; Margaret Williams, b. March 10, 1906.

Address : Mrs. H. E. Belden, 34 Scarborough St., Hartford, Conn.

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CLASS OF J897.

1938. *ALEXANDER MONTAGUE ATHERTON. B.A. ; M.D.,
Johns Hopkins University, 1901. ^f. T. Born August 13, 1875, Hono-
lulu, Hawaii. Brother of F. C. Atherton (class of 1898). Died August
28, 1903, Liberty, N. Y.

1939. HARRY ARTHUR BATCHELDER. Ph.B. B. 6. II.
Born June 23, 1874, Plainfield, Vt.

Hotel clerk, Middletown, Conn., 1897-1901. Insurance agent, Middle-
town, Conn., 1901-02; New York, N. Y., 1902-04. Manager, traffic
department, New York Telephone , Company, 1904-06. Examiner,
American Surety Company, New York, N. Y., 1906-10; department
manager, Chicago, 111., 1910-13. Manager, Fidelity Department, yEtna
Casualty and Surety Company, Hartford, Conn., 1913 .

Married December 31, 1910, Laura Bliss Lane, of New York, N. Y.

Address : yEtna Life Bldg., Hartford, Conn.

1940. CHARLES THOMAS BEERS. B.A. (sp. hon., Biol.) ;
B.D., Drew Theological Seminary, 1900. Born August 25, 1865, Roxbury,
N. Y.

Studied in Drew Theological Seminary, 1897-1900. Methodist Epis-
copal minister, Northern Minnesota and West Wisconsin Conferences,
1900 .

Married November 25, 1903, Susan Roach, of Paynesville, Minn.
Children: Samuel Gould, b. November 8, 1904; Lois Blanche, b. July
17, 1906; Zenas Henry, b. April 12, 1911.

Address : Shell Lake, Wis.

1941. MANNING BLACKSTONE BENNETT. Ph.B. A. A. *.
Born August 30, 1872, Lowville, N. Y. Son of No. 713.

Ordained deacon in the Protestant Episcopal Church, 1899; priest,
1900. Rector of Trinity Church, Boonville, N. Y., 1899-1902. Curate,
Calvary Church, Utica, N. Y., 1902-03. Rector, St. Mary's Church,
South Manchester, Conn., 1903-17. Curate, Calvary Church, Utica,
N. Y., 1917-18. Rector, St. Stephen's Church, New Hartford, N. Y.,
1919 .

Married October 22, 1903, Jessie Livingston McClusky, of Boonville,
N. Y.

Address : 27 Oxford Road, New Hartford, N. Y.

1942. *R[EUBEN] NELSON BENNETT. B.A. (hon., gen. sch.} ;
LL.B., University of Pennsylvania, 1900. ^. T. Born December 12,
1875, Kingston, Pa. Son of No. 770 ; brother of No. 2346.

Studied in Law School of University of Pennsylvania, 1897-1900.
Practised law in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 1900-21. Secretary, Board of
Trade, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 1905-10. Member, Select Council of the City
of Wilkes-Barre, 1905-13. Joint chairman, Finance Committee of
Wilkes-Barre, 1906-13. Member of City Council, Wilkes-Barre; super-
intendent of accounts and finance, and vice-mayor, 1913-20. Trustee of
Wesleyan University, 1910-21. Killed in automobile accident, November
17, 1921.

Married April 4, 1911, Clare Stillman Raymond (daughter of No.
1158), of Lawrenceville, N. J. Children: George Slocum, b. February
I, 1912; Clare Stillman, b. February 17, 1918.

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1943. FRED JENNERICH BOHLMANN. B.A. A. K. E. Born
September 30, 1874, Grahamsville, N. Y. Brother of Laura A. M.
Bohlmann (class of 1900), and of J. C. Bohlmann (class of 1902).

Taught in Princeton Preparatory School, N. J., 1897-98. Principal,
Union School, Valley Falls, N. Y., 1898-1902; High School, Cambridge,
N. Y., 1902-06. Taught in New York, N. Y., 1906-07. Supervising
principal, Spring Valley, N. Y., 1907-14. Superintendent of schools,
Seventh District, Peekskill, N. Y., 1914 - .

Married August 16, 1898, Roberta Mason (No. 2053). Children:
John Robert (No. 3627), b. October n, 1899; Bernice, b. April 9, 1902.

Address : 204 Walnut St., Peekskill, N. Y.



CHARLES HARVEY BROWN. B.A. (hon., gen. sch.} ;
M.A. (on exam.), 1899. A. T. A. Born December 23, 1875, Albany,
N. Y. Brother of No. 2131.

Assistant Librarian, Wesleyan University, 1897-99. Studied in State
Library School, Albany, N. Y., 1899-1901. Assistant in Library of Con-
gress, Washington, D. C., 1901-02. Reference Librarian, John Crerar
Library, Chicago, 111., 1903-09. Assistant Librarian, Brooklyn Public
Library, N. Y., 1909-19. Library Specialist, Navy Department,
Washington, D. C., 1919 - . Editor : Year Book of the Chicago
Bibliographical Society, 1903.

Married January 23, 1909, Julia Wright Heath, of Chicago, 111. Chil-
dren : Robert Heath, b. January 16, 1911; Charles Howard, b. April 4,
1913-

Address : Sixth Division, Bureau of Navigation, Navy Building,
Washington, D. C.

1945. *BURTON HOAG BROWNELL. B.A. ; LL.B., Cornell
University, 1899. A. K. E. Born September 4, 1871, Tomhannock, N. Y.

Studied in Cornell Law School, 1897-99. Managing law clerk for
Pooley, DePew & Spratt, Buffalo, N. Y., 1899-1902. Practised law in
Buffalo, 1902-14. Died October n, 1914, Buffalo, N. Y.

Married August 18, 1897, Grace Hubbard Judd (sister of No. 1802),
of West Pittston, Pa. Child: Burton Campbell, b. February 12, 1907.

1946. FRANK WRIGHT BURR. Ph.B. ; LL.B., New York Law
School, 1899. Born June 15, 1874, Middletown, Conn.

Studied in New York Law School, 1897-1900. Law clerk, New York,
N. Y., 1900-03. Practising law, New York, N. "Y., 1903 - . President,
Board of Education, Hasbrouck Heights, N. J., 1918-19 ; mayor,
1920 - .

Married October 3, 1903, Grace Margaret White, of Rahway, N. J.
Children: Dorothy White, b. October 10, 1904; Frank White, b. Janu-
ary 7, 1906; Elbert White, b. August 21, 1907; Ruth White, b. April
24, 1911.

Address : 256 Broadway, New York, N. Y. Residence : 250 Walter
Ave., Hasbrouck Heights, N. J.

1947. DAVISON AUGUSTUS CHANDLER. Ph.B. Born
September 8, 1863, Bartlett, N. H.

Representative, assistant superintendent, and supervisor, International
Correspondence Schools, 1898-1907. Superintendent, Jackson Steimvay
Co., Long Island City, N. Y., 1907-18. Sexton, St. Paul's Church,
I9I g - .

Address : 419 Clinton St., Brooklyn, N. Y.

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1948. WILLIAM HUSE CHAPMAN. Ph.B. Born December 2,
1873, Middletown, Conn. Brother of No. 2180.

In business in Middletown, Conn.,. 1897-1902. Supervisor, Bureau of

Education, Philippine Islands, 1902 .

Address: Manila, P. I.

1949. N[EWLAND] EVAN DAVIS. Ph.B. A. A. $. Born Feb-
ruary 21, 1875, Middletown, Conn. Brother of No. 1784, and of A. K.
Davis (class of 1912).

In the insurance business, Middletown, Conn., 1897 .

Married April 14, 1903, Helen Sutton (daughter of No. 574), of
Haverford, Pa.
Address: 155 Mt. Vernon St., Middletown, Conn.

1950. GEORGE EVANS. B.A. A. K. E. Born November 27,
1863, Blenavon, Wales.

Principal of High School, Wanamie, Pa., 1897-1900. Supervising
principal of schools, Kingston, Pa., 1900-08. Superintendent of schools,
Morgan town, W. Va., 1908 .

Married June, 1899, Lillian A. Mack, of Portland, Conn. Children:
Phyllis Miriam, b. March 26, 1900; Edith Elizabeth, b. October 2, 1903.

Address : 86 Maple St., Dorranceton, Pa.

1951. WILLIAM GILL GIFFIN. B.A. (hon., gen. sch.} ; B.D.,
Drew Theological Seminary, 1900. ^. T. 4>. B. K. Born December 16,
1875, Brooklyn, N. Y.

Studied in Drew Theological Seminary, 1897-1900. Graduate student,
New York University, 1899. Methodist Episcopal minister, New York
East Conference, 1901 .

Married January 8, 1907, Helen Garvie, of New Haven, Conn.

Address: Forestville, Conn.

1952. JOHN GOWDY. B.A. (hon., gen. sch.) ; B.D., Drew Theo-
logical Seminary, 1902; D.D., Baker University, 1909, and Wesleyan,
1914. ^V. T. 3>. B. K. Born December 7, 1869, Glasgow, Scotland.

Taught in Tilton Seminary, N. H., 1897-99. Studied in Drew Theo-
logical Seminary, 1899-1902. Taught in Anglo-Chinese College,
Foochow, China, 1902-04; President, 1904 .

Married July I, 1902, Elizabeth Thompson (No. 2060).

Address : Foochow, China.

1953. FERRIS GREENSLET. B.A. (hon., gen. sch.; sp. hon.,
Eng.) ; M.A. (on exam.), 1898; Ph.D., Columbia University, 1900.
^. T. 4>. B. K. Born June 30, 1875, Glens Falls, N. Y.

Graduate student, Wesleyan University, 1897-98; Columbia University
(Fellow), 1898-1900. Associate editor, Atlantic Monthly, 1902-07.
Literary adviser to Houghton, Mifflin & Co., publishers, Boston, Mass.,

1907; director, 1910 . Active throughout the World War in work

connected with information and intelligence, and three times overseas.
Author : Joseph Glanvill; The Quest of the Holy Grail; Walter Pater ;
James Russell Lowell; Thomas Bailey Aldrich. Editor: Franklin's
Autobiography; Longfellow's Sonnets; Ticknor's Life, Letters, and
Journals ; Praed's Poems.

Married April 25, 1903, Ella Stoothoff Hulst, of Brooklyn, N. Y.
Children: Magdalena, b. December 18, 1904; George Ferris, b. August
12, 1906.

Address : 4 Park St., Boston, Mass.

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1954. *WILLIAM GANG GUERNSEY. Ph.B. 4>. N. 9. Born
September 16, 1875, Bangall, N. Y. In business. Died February 13,
1906, Brooklyn, N. Y.

1955. CHARLES THOMAS GUILDFORD. B.S. ; M.E., Cornell
University, 1904. X. ^. Born November 15, 1876, London, England.

Taught in Tilton Seminary, N. H., 1897-1902. Studied in Sibley Col-
lege, Cornell University, 1902-04. Assistant superintendent, D. & W.
Fuse Company, Providence, R. I., 1904-06. Electrical engineer, with
R. P. Jenks, Providence, R. I., 1906-16; F. P. Sheldon & Sons, Provi-
dence, 1916-17. General engineer, with Westinghouse Electric and
Manufacturing Company, 1917 .

Married June 23, 1898, Clara Southmayd Davis (daughter of No. 619),
of Middletown, Conn., who died November 28, 1920. Child: Beatrice
Louise, b. June 20, 1899.

Address: Box 844, East Pittsburgh, Pa.

1956. WHITNEY MYRON HUBBARD. B.S. Born June 18,
1875, Middletown, Conn.

Engaged in business, 1897-99. Taught in public schools of Long
Island, 1899-1902, 1906-12. Studied art, 1902-06. Engaged profes-
sionally as an artist, 1912 . Member, Connecticut Academy of Fine

Arts.

Address: Greenport, N. Y.

1957. FRANK GODWIN JESTER. Ph.B. X. *. Born July 14,
1869, Milford, Del.

Superintendent for Powers, Higby & Co., Chicago, 111., 1897-1903;
vice-president, 1903-07. President, Southwestern Planing Mill and Crate
Company, 1907-08. In the real estate business, Chicago, 111., 1908-17.
President, Frank Jester Lumber Co., 1917 .

Married September 28, 1904, Mary Pryn Belden, of Chicago, 111., who
died August 28, 1908. Married June 21, 1910, Lillian Pearl Morgan.
Children: Frederick Belden, b. July 2, 1906; Ruth Katharyn; Frances
Louise; Lillian Marjory.

Address : 1001 Southwest Life Bldg., Dallas, Texas.

1958. IRVILLE CHARLES LsCOMPTE. B.A. (high hon., gen.
sch.; sp. hon., Rom. Lang.) ; Ph.D., University of Strassburg, 1905.
A. K. E. *. B. K. Born July 31, 1872, Pittston, Pa.

Taught in the Barnard School for Boys, New York, N. Y., 1897-1900.
Professor of the English Language and Literature, Ursinus College,
1900-03. Studied in the University of Strassburg, and in Paris, 1903-
05. Instructor in French, Yale University, 1905-09; Assistant Professor,
1909-17. Professor of Romance Languages, University of Minnesota,
1917 .

Married March 26, 1902, Harriet Bernice MacLachlan, of Binghamton
N. Y. Child: Philip Medford, b. October 4, 1907.

Address : 803 University Ave., Minneapolis, Minn.

1959. DELMAR J. LINDLEY. B.A. ; LL.B. and M.A., Dickinson
College, 1907. <*>. N. 6. Born June 19, 1869, Brooklyn, Pa.

Traveling salesman for a Boston firm, 1897-1901. Principal of schools,
Factoryville, Pa., 1901-04. Studied in Law School of Dickinson College,

1904-07. Practising law in Scranton, Pa., 1907 . In American Red

Cross work, October, I9i8-February, 1920.

Address: Board of Trade Building, Scranton, Pa.

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1960. WILLIAM HARRY [SCHOCK] McMORRIS. B.A.;
LL.B., Yale University, 1899. Born January 30, 1874, Schock's Mills,
Pa,

Studied in Yale Law School, 1897-99. Practised law in Torrington,

Conn., 1899-1903; Cleveland, Ohio, 1903 (member of firm, Weed,

Rothenberg, McMorris & Smith, corporation and mercantile law).

Married December 20, 1900, Mary Maude Thomas, of Montgomery, Pa.
Children : Helen Marjorie, b. October 26, 1901 ; Margaret Jane, b.
March i, 1905; Jean Elizabeth, b. June 7, 1916.

Address: 10914 Pasadena Ave., Cleveland, Ohio.

1961. CLARENCE HARRY MARTIN. Ph.B. Born December
1 6, 1876, Bradford, Vt

Principal of High School, Bradford, Vt., 1897-98; Danville, 1898-99;
Essex, 1899-1901; Essex Junction, 1901-02; Haverhill, N. H., 1902-07;
West Newbury, Mass., 1907-08 ; Oakland, Me., 1908 .

Married June 27, 1900, Nellie May Hunt, of Essex Junction, Vt.
Children : Ronald Hunt, b. July 26, 1901 ; Elmer Theodore, b. July 28,.
1902.

Address : Oakland, Me.

1962. THOMAS ROBINSON MOORE. B.A.; M.A., New York
University, 1904; Ph.D., New York University, 1905. X. SI>. Born
June i, 1870, Felton, Del.

Taught in Ohio Military Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1897-1900; public
schools, New York, N. Y., 1900-03. Instructor in History, College of
the City of New York, 1903-13; Assistant Professor, 1913-18;
Associate Professor, 1918 .

Married June 30, 1898, Ellen Louise Bryan, of Shekomeko, N. Y.

Address : 2071 Fifth Ave., New York, N. Y.

1963. FRANCIS REID NORTH. B.A. (Hon., gen. sell.) ; M.A.,
Columbia University, 1903. 3>. N. 6. $. B. K. Born April 19, 1876,
Peekskill, N. Y. Son of No. 854; brother of No. 1758, and of R. H.
North (class of 1912).

Assistant secretary of Y. M. C. A., New York, N. Y., and graduate
student in Columbia University, 1897-98. Taught in Newark Academy,
N. J., 1898-1906. Principal of High School, Portland, Me., 1906-11.
Field secretary, Playground and Recreation Association of America, 1911-
15. Principal of High School, Paterson, N. J., 1915 .

Married December 29, 1909, Helen B. Manning, of Portland, Me.

Address: 344 Eighteenth Ave., Paterson, N. J.

1964. STEPHEN ALLEN NORTON. Ph.B. *. T. Born
February 13, 1871, Farmington, Me. Brother of Nos. 1617, 1759, and
1907.

Traveling salesman for the Byron Weston Company, Dalton, Mass.,
1897-1902. Bookkeeper for the W. E. Tillotson Manufacturing Com-
pany, Pittsfield, Mass., 1902-09; Globe Woolen Company, Utica, N. Y.,
1909-12. Cashier and bookkeeper for the Northfield Schools, Mount
Hermon, Mass., 1912 .

Married October 9, 1900, Mary Grace Bunnell (No. 1986). Children:
Richard Copeland, b. July 25, 1901 ; John Allen, b. February 15, 1903,
d. July 20, 1903; William Bunnell, b. February 14, 1905; John Albion,
b. March 8, 1911; Arthur Edward, b. January 17, 1918.

Address : Mount Hermon, Mass.

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1965. FRANCIS DAVENPORT PRINGLE. B.A. ; M.D., Uni-
versity of Pennsylvania, 1903. X. ^. Born June 3, 1868, Plymouth,
Pa.

Taught in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 1897-99. Studied in Medical School,
University of Pennsylvania, 1899-1903. Resident physician, Maternity
and Howard Hospitals, Philadelphia, Pa., 1903-04. Practising medicine,
Punxsutawney, Pa., 1904 .

Married April 28, 1908.

Address: Punxsutawney, Pa.

1966. WILLIAM BARTON PRUNER. B.A. A. A. $. Born
October 17, 1866, Abington, Pa.

Methodist Episcopal minister, New York East Conference, 1897 .

Member of Connecticut Legislature, 1901-02.

Married June 18, 1902, Lucetta Miller Rogers, of Tunkhannock, Pa.
Children: Alfred William, b. September 21, 1904; Elizabeth Bell, b.
June 19, 1907; Harold Wellesley, b. October 28, 1912.

Address : Litchfield, Conn.

1967. CHARLES LANDON ROCKWELL. B.A. A. A. <f>. Born
June u, 1872, New York, N. Y.

Salesman for a firm of printers, 1897-1900; advertising novelties,
1900-03. General manager, Duplicate Sales Book Company, 1903-04;
Hardham Printing Company, 1904-05. President, Rockwell Printing
Company, 1905-16. Vice-president and sales manager, International
Ticket Co., 1916 -.

Married April 15, 1903, Madeleine Winfield, of Jersey City, N. J.

Address : 43 Danf orth Ave., Jersey City, N. J.

1968. FREDERICK WILLIAM ROE. B.A. (high Hon., gen.
sch.} ; M.A., Columbia University, 1904; Ph.D., Columbia, 1909.
A. A. $. <. B. 1C Born April 3, 1874, Wolcott, N. Y. Son of No.
522.

Taught in High School, Duluth, Minn., 1897-98; Mount Hermon
School. Mass., 1898-1900; Allegheny Preparatory School, Pa., 1900-03.
Graduate student in Columbia University, 1903-05. Instructor in English,
University of Wisconsin, 1905-09; Assistant Professor, 1909-19; Asso-
ciate Professor, 1919 ; Assistant Dean, College of Letters and

Science, 1909-19; Junior Dean, 1919 . Author: Thomas Carlyle as

a Critic of Literature; Social Philosophy of Carlyle and Ruskin. Editor:
Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities; Nineteenth Century Prose (joint
editor) ; Modern Prose (joint editor) ; Selections and Essays of John
Ruskin, etc.

Married January 2, 1901, Lucy Lewis, of Canton, Pa.

Address: 2015 Van Hise Ave., Madison, Wis.

1969. JULIAN MILLS ROUND. B.A. A. A. *. Born October
n, 1875, Lenoir, N. C. Son of No. 989; grandson of No. 5.

Taught in Wassaic, N. Y., 1897-98 ; Arkport, 1898-99 ; Spencer, 1899-
1903; Homer, 1903-13; Endicott, 1919 .

Married December 21, 1901, Edna Maude Hart, of Spencer, N. Y.
Child : Robert Edgar, b. June 24, 1904.

Address: Endicott, N. Y.

1970. CLARENCE ARTHUR SANFORD. B.S. 3>. N. 6. Born
January 12, 1871, Thomaston, Me.

Electrical engineer.

Address: 933 Gates Ave., Brooklyn, N. Y.

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1971. EDGAR BENTON SINGER. Ph.B. A. K. E. Born
January 25, 1866, White Haven, Pa.

Methodist Episcopal minister, Wyoming Conference, 1897 .

Married August 2, 1905, Anna Elizabeth Fletcher, of Union, N. Y.
Child: Edgar Fletcher, b. October 9, 1908.

Address: Wyoming, Pa.



1972. ALVENZA INGHAM SMITH. B.A. (Hon., gen. sch.}.
$. T. 3>. B. K. Born August 5, 1873, Mount Vernon, Me.

Assistant to the Secretary of the Faculty, Wesleyan University, 1897-
98. Taught in the King School, Stamford, Conn., 1898-1900. Private
tutor, Middletown, Conn., 1900-02. With the I. E. Palmer Company,
manufacturers of hammocks, etc., Middletown, Conn., 1902 .

Address : Middletown, Conn.



1973. JOHN LEWES SPARKLIN. B.A. X. *. Born October
27, 1870, Fowling Creek, Md.

Principal of High School, Bantam, Conn., 1897-1900; Booth Private
High School, Roxbury, Conn., 1900-02. Graduate student in Yale Uni-
versity, 1902-03. Preached in M. E. Church, South Britain, Conn., 1903-
04. Principal of High School, Federalsburg, Md., 1904-05. Methodist
Episcopal minister, Wilmington Conference, 1906 .

Married December 28, 1898, Anita C. Rodriguez, of New York, N. Y.
Children: Dorothy Grace, b. July 16, 1900; Edith May, b. August 17,
1903; James Donald, b. March 4, 1905; Emma Virginia, b. July 5,
1908.

Address: Wyoming, Del.



1974. *WILLIAM ELI DAVIS STONE. B.A. (hon., gen. sch.;
sp. hon., Math.}. Born November 3, 1873, Worcester, Mass.

Died February i, 1921, Worcester, Mass.

1975. *EVAN LENN TAMBLYN. B.A. (hon., gen. sch.} ; LL.B.,
New York Law School, 1899. A. A. $>. <J>. B. K. Born September 12,
1874, Hackettstown, N. J. Brother of No. 1723.

Studied in New York Law School, 1897-99. Practised law in New
York, N. Y., 1899-1920. Died March 25, 1920, Brooklyn, N. Y.

Married September 16, 1909, Frances L. Kemp, of Brooklyn, N. Y.
Child: Madelene Louise, b. October 14, 1911.

1976. WILLIAM ALEXANDER THOMPSON. B.A.; LL.B.,
New York Law School, 1899. A. A. 3>. Born August 2, 1876, Morgan-
town, W. Va. Brother of No. 1994.

Studied in New York Law School, 1897-99. Practising law in New

York, N. Y., 1899-1901, 1903 . Private secretary to W. R. Willcox,

president of the Park Board, New York, N. Y., 1901-03. Attorney,
assistant secretary, and vice-president, National Surety Company, New
York, N. Y., 1905-20. New York manager, Indemnity Insurance Com-
pany of North America, 1920 .

Married May 2, 1916, Charlotte Brainerd Belknap, of Evanston, 111.
Children : Mary Melinda, b. April 7, 1917 ; John Rhey, b. August 8,
1918.

Address: 122 William St., New York, N. Y. Residence: 131
Lorraine Ave., Mt. Vernon, N. Y.

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1977. LEON KURTZ WILLMAN. B.A. (hon., gen. sch.) ; D.D.,
1914. ^. T. <. B. K. Born July 26, 1873, Pottstown, Pa.

Studied in Drew Theological Seminary, 1897-98. Methodist Episcopal

minister, Vermont, Philadelphia, and New Jersey Conferences, 1898 .

Taught in the Hill School, Pottstown, Pa., 1904-07. Associate Field
Director, American Red Cross, 1918-19. Instructor in Bible, New

Jersey Sunday School Association Summer School, 1914 ; Trenton

Community S'chool of Religious Education, 1919-20 ; Silver Bay Con-
ference, Y. M. C. A., 1920. Author: Men of the Old Testament
(Y. M. C. A. Press).

Married January 17, 1901, Lydia Anne Judkins (daughter of No. 658),
of Bristol, N. H.

Address: Wilkes-Barre, Pa.



1978. WALTER WORTLEY WILSEY. B.A.; LL.B., New York
Law School, 1899. A. K. E. Born June 29, 1875, Camden, N. J.
Brother of W. W. Wilsey (class of 1899).

Studied in New York Law School, 1897-99. In a law office, New
York, N. Y., 1899-1901. With the Kent Mill Company, 1900. Secretary,
Ridgewood Park Company, Ridgewood, N. J., 1902-05; president,
1905 . President, Board of Trade, Ridgewood, N. J.

Married October i, 1901, Cornelia Osmun Bedell, of Ridgewood, N. J.
Children: Janet Stokes, b. March i, 1908; Edmund Ferris, b. August
7, 1909.

Address : Wilsey Building, Ridgewood, N. J.

1979. ROBERT PADDOCK WILSON. Ph.B. B. 9. II. Born

April 16, 1875, Middletown, Conn. Brother of Nos. 1873 and 2459.

Studied architecture in Columbia University, 1899-1902. Practising
architecture in New York, N. Y., 1902 .

Married, 1912, Jennie J. Cook, of Brooklyn, N. Y. Children: Robert
C., b. February 2, 1913 ; John L., b. February 3, 1915.

Address : 56 W. 45th St., New York, N, Y.

1980. PAUL LIVINGSTON WOOLSTON. B.S. A. A. 3>. Born

March 3, 1874, Camden, N. J.

Taught in High School, Ocean Grove, N. J., 1897-98; Pennington
Seminary, N. J., 1898-99. In the actuarial department, New York Life
Insurance Company, 1899-1902. Agent for life insurance, 1902-03.
Compiler of life insurance statistical publications, for the Spectator
Company, New York, N. Y., 1903-04. Assistant actuary, Hartford Life
Insurance Company, 1904-05. Actuary and manager, Louisiana National
Life Assurance Society, New Orleans, La., 1905-06. Consulting actuary,



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