Mars Hill College, N. C., November 23, 1926
Mars Hill Defeats Hiwassee Seven to Six
"dwards, Isenberg, and Suggs Star
Against Aggressive Visitors.
Mars Hill College defeated Hiwassee
iollege, Saturday afternoon, Noven»-
er 13, on the Mars Hill gridiron, T
The game was the best ever seen
h the Mars Hill gridiron. Both teamr
tore in first class condition and were
ghting for every inch of ground they
nined. The game was clean througJi-
Edwards was the most consistent
-Tound gainer of the game. Time aft-
r time his body and flying legs' dis-
•Ppeared in a mass of humanity only
o appear somewhere beyond the line
f scrimmage. Only an undomitable
pint and an iron will carried Edwards
brough the whole game. His plow-
ng the line gained for Mars Hiil a
otal of 112 yards.
Suggs’ kicking wa)s a feature of tne
_rame. Although his punts were not
—IP to t]^e average, he outkicked tne
liwassee back. His kick-offs were
ome of the best ever witnessed on the
Ians Hill field.
Captain Carter was the pep and
laekbone of the team. At all times he
lad a word of encouragement and a
lap on the back for the boys. Cap-
ain Carter keeps the pep and the
hora;.-. of the team to ’.ilghest pitch,
^ell can it be said, "He’s a wonder,
id’s a dream, he’s the capatin of our
Isenberg and Tripp wagged the team
veil at quarterback. Without a clear
lead to direct it, no team can make
L showing as our boys did in the Hi-
Joyner played an excellent defensive
ame. His tackling and blocking de-
erve credit. The linemen deserve as
nuch praise as anyone else. They
ipened up holeis for our backs and
[topped the rushes of the other team,
stone and Dockery at tackles ano
3-lasgow and Baber at guards deserve
_All the praise that can be given them.
The ends, Moore, Lanford, and Math-
■wson, deserve equal credit for their
cackling and breaking into the Hi-
Mars Hill kicked off to Hiwassee
vho made two first downs. Mars Hill
stopped this and started a drive down
ihe field which Hiwassee ,S'topped. The
--greater part of the first quarter was a
“■punting duel between Jones of Hi-
ivassee and “Little Willie’’ of Mars
Hill. The quarter ended with the
score 0-0. The second quarter opened
ivith renewed vigor and pep on the
part of both teams. Mara Hill made
s- steady march to Hiwassec’s B-yara
line where they were abruptly halted.
Hiwassee punted to Mars Hill. Mars
Hill ran two plays and Suggs tried a
place kick which fell short by a few
yards. The half ended 0-0.
_J Hiwassee Scores.
— The third quarter saw both teams
trying to score. The ball was on Mars
Hill’s 40-yard line. Dockett pass'cd to
Jones, directly over center, who raccm
tor a touchdown. Both teams were
°tt side and the point did not count.
This decision was contested later ana
Hiwassee was given a chance to make
the Point after the game. They failea
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B. Y. P. U. STUDY
COURSE NEXT WEEK
Competent Faculty and Wide Interest
Call for Record Attendance.
AT CHAPEL PERIOD
Dr. Mangum Delivers First of Series
The B. Y. P. U. Study Coures ween
to which we have been looking for
ward all the year is nowhere! It
with great plea'aure that we welcome
the members of the study course fac
ulty to our campus; never before nave
we been so fortunate in securing such
an able faculty. The students of Mars
Hill have the privilege of hearing tne
most outtitanding B. Y. P. U. workero
of the South this week. Mr. Perrj-
MR. PERRY MORGAN Morgan, our State Secretary who
General’B. Y. P. U. Organization ■^eeds no introduction to the studems
of Mars Hill, is teaching General B. 5 .
P. U. Organization. Mr. Morgan is
one of the outstanding workers in the
field of B. Y. P. U. in the South.
The Senior B. Y. P. U. Manual is
being taught by Mr. Ed Preston, who
is also a very enthusiastic and com
petent worker and always brings us
something new and full of "pep" in
the line of B. Y. P. U. work.
Miss Winnie Rickett, whom we all
learned to love in the few days ohe
spent with US last year, IS teaching
The Junior and Intermediate B. Y. P. U.
Manual. Miss Rickett is very welcome
Mrs. W. A. Crawley, of Tennessee, is
teaching here also.
This is Mrs. Crawley’s first visit to
Mars Hill, but she has brought with
her a high recommendation, and we
hope that 'she is finding her stay with
us very pleasant.
Also, Mars Hill students are having
the privilege of hearing Mr. Frank U.
Leavell. This is the only school m
thi's state that Mr. Leavell has favored
so highly. He is teaching Training in
Stewardship, a book of which he is
himseif the author. Mr. Leavell Is
one of the nine noted Leaveil brothers
who are weli known in the Southern
Baptist Convention: he hails from
Mississippi. Among his brothers are;
Dr. George Leaveii, of Mississippi, Dr.
James Leavell, pastor of the largest
church of Houston, Texas, and Dr.
Langrum Leavell, the noted editor oi
the B. Y. P. U. Quarterly. We wish
that we had the opportunity of know
ing them ail. Mr. Prank Leavell has
headquarters at Memphis, Tennessee,
and is manager of the Baptist Student
Movement and the periodical of the
South Wide Student Movement to
which the students have responded
marvelously, not only in our Baptist
Schoois, but aiso in our State Schoois.
He sees things from a student’s point
of view, and the students love him. He
ha's grasped the big problem that In
stead of educating the student aw.ay
from the church and Christianity that
the central motivation is to educate
them to and in the church. His com
ing to our campus is heiping the stu
dents with their problems and helplng
them to live up to the motto, "Christ
Master of Our Generation.” It is with
affectionate regard that wo have Mr.
Leavell with us; it is a favor to which
we have been looking for a long tim'
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GROVE PARK CONCERT
MR. FRANK LEAVELL
Training in Stewardship
The chapel exercises given on Ar
mistice Day was exceedingly effective
and appropriate. Each number was
excellently rendered and aroused to a
high pitch our enthusiasm.
The following program was given:
"Americans Come,” by Foster, was
sung by Miss Elma Fleetwood. "Tim
Pool,” by Robert W. Servie, was read
by Miss Wingret. A mixed quartette,
composed of Mrs. Stringfleld, Miss Et-
ma Fleetwood, Mr. Lee, and Mr. Mul-
linax, sang “To Thee, O Country,” by
Eichberg. Following these numbers
Dean Carr recognized those, both, in
the faculty and the student body, who
served in the Great War. Those seiz
ing over-seas were; R. T. Baker, Mr.
Trentham, Lorraine Hamilton, and
Dean Carr; those serving on this side
were: Mr. Lineberry, Mr. Lee, Mr.
McLeod, Coach Roberts, Charles Ro
per, Ottis McGinnis, and Frank Imath-
Mr. Mangum, pastor of the First
Baptist Church of Marion, N. C., who
also (served over-seas, began the series
of lectures that he was to deliver to
the student body by speaking on “The
Glory That Was Greece.” Later in his
lectures Mr. Mangum spoke to the Eu
ropean History Classeis on such inter
esting topics as “Paris” and "Rome.”
His lectures were all thoroughly en
joyed by the students and faculty. He
will always receive a hearty welcome
at Mart' Hill.
Saturday night, November 20, at 7
o’clock the Nonpareil Literary Society
of Mars Hill College celebrated its
thirty-fifth anniversary in the col
A large crowd attended the program
which for some time had been looked
forward to with great interest. The
stage was effectively decorated wltii
the Society coloijg which are black
and gold. A large cake having thirty-
five lighted candles gave an annivei-
Mars Hill, represented by Sara Lacj
entered first. Then to the strains of
the Nonpareil Song, played by the Eu
Non orchestra, the president, Mary E.
Carter, ■ entered followed by eighty
five members attractively dressed r
the coloip of the Society. After the
president's address the Nonpareil song
was sung by the Society. The program
which followed was one of the best
given at lilars Hill this year.
The program is aj^j follows:
A piano duo, "Turkish March from
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Following the senior tradition, -m
Sunday night seven chauffeurs and
thirty-seven students, sufficiently in
terspersed with chaperones, sardlned
into seven carf and freighted off to
Grove Park Inn to attend the splen
did concert rendered by Mr. Ben J.
Potter, the Inn’s organist.
Mr. Potter is noted for his excellent
talent, being a fellow of the Guild of
St. Cecelia, fellow of the Church Or
ganists’ Society, and associate of tne
Royal College of Organist!?, London.
The concert consisted of the follow
Allegretto with Choral.. .Mendelssohn
“From the Land of the Sky Blue
Love Scene from “Lohengrin” Wagner
Moment Musical Schubert
Air from "Rinaldo” Handel
Grand March ("Queen of Sheba”)
Owing to the fact that reservations
had not been made, it 'was purely by
accident that the company wajs admit
ted. While Mr. Canup, the manager
of the trip, was interviewing the pro
prietor, the porter, thinking us the
gioup whom he was waiting for, in
vited. us in. Aftoi' we ■vv'ore in and
comfortably seated, he discovered his
mistake, but it was too late.
When the concert had ended and th^
gentlemen had secured their coats ana ,
hats and sufficiently tipped the porter,
the return trip began.
At eleven o’clock the peaceful slum
bers of the occupants of Spillman and
Rivermont were disturbed by the mel-
ancholj'^ goodnights occasioned by the
approach to "no man’s land.”
“E” UNION WINS THE
Hats off to "E” Union! Sometim'b
ago a membership campaign was
launched and the union which galnen
tile largest number of new membftrs
wa'3 to be declared winner.
Every union put forth every effort
to win and at the same time to bring
new members into the B. Y. P. U. Ail
were anxious to see who would win
this coveted honor, but towards the
last it became evident that “E” woulo
be the victor. When one looks at the
following efficient officers this union
has, he is not at all surprised that,
President,Paul Brown; Vice Presi
dent, Laxton Hamrick; Secretar:.-,
Gage Morrow; Corresponding Secn*^
tary, Ruth Barrs; Treasurer, Barbara
Freeman; Group Captains: H. o.
Parker, Audrey Byrd, Harold Deaton,
and Madeline May.
Congratulations, "E" Union.
DR. JOHNSON’S NEW
BOOK OFF THE PRESS
“Stewardship Vitalized’’ to Have Far-
Reaching’lnfluence Is Opinion.
Mars Hill folk were delighted to find
on the librarian’s desk laE't week an
attractive new book by our own Dr.
Walt N. Johnson. This book, "Stew
ardship Vitalized,” published by the
Sunday School Board, is a beautifully
bound volume of 231 pages and treats
perhaps the most vital problem before
tne people of the South. Dr. W. J.
McGlothlin in his Introduction isays:
“One cannot read these pages withouv
an instinctive feeling that the author
is right . . . This book is one of the
strongest which has yet appeared on
the great theme involved, and should
have a wide reading. Wherever it is
carefully permsied its blessings will be
Nov. 22—6:30 P. M., Chorus (weekly).
Nov. 23—7:30 P. M., Scriblers Club.
Nov. 24—4:00 P. M., Local Y. W. A.
Nov. 25—Thanksgiving Day.
Nov. 26—7:30 P. M., Phi and Eu.
Literary Societies (weekly).
Nov. 27—8:00 P. M., Clio Literary So
Thirty-sixth Anniversary Program
Nov. 28—9:45 A. M., Sunday School.
11:00 A.M., Preaching Ser
3:00 P. M., B. Y. P. U.
Nov. 29—7:30 P. M., Service Club.