nee oj ?w Spf HIGH SCHOOL EDITION t towns. ImMENCEMENT FINALS it of thi MAY 26-27 Southwi 10 collegi lesmen f^. ^iTKe Hilltop Published By The Students of Mars Hill College JUNIOR-SENIOR BANQUET APRIL 30 tely 45y«XII. the sala HTO GET DIPLOMAS MARS HILL, NORTH CAROLINA, APRIL 9. 1^ rts. EDNA CORPENING MOORE DORMITORY No. 12 FINAL EXERCISES tadford,, odrum, T^arenc Deliver tn c” j^J"*»*cncc/nc/ii Address Saylesl^®^/ Twenty-Eighth lette, Jj •- Roberts, fording to President R. L. charge R- N. Sims, Sr., of Ra- om Maij will deliver the commence- 1 address here on May 28. >ims is one of the out ing lawyers in the state and the woesent he is President of the brigades t possiM^ ^ sa\ Carolina Baptist State west!” 1 Sntion. JJ , W. Huff, registrar, an- *^6d that 150 students would ilrs. II , /e diplomas this year. This Lee, aJj largest graduating class in ffcs. [listory of the school. Last ^“"■fl41 students graduated. e baccalaureate sermon will 'elivered on May 22 in the ?o church. The speaker for Occasion has not been select- but he will be announced n the next few days. GO.," graduation exercises this I are expected to be attended d jvery large number of people, inew Edna Corpening Moore litory for Girls will be dedi- I at this time and many for- RY l^tudents are expected to re- FORENSIC TEAM ENDS A SUCCESSFUL SEASON Squad Enters Three Tourna ments During Year; Win Many First Places. Winning honors in three tour naments, the forensic squad, un der the direction of Professor J. B. Huff, debate coach, and Miss Bonnie Wengert, head of the Expression Department, has had a most successful season. Speakers have entered the Strawberry Leaf Festival of Win- throp college, the Appalachian State Tournament at Boone, and The North Carolina Junior Col lege Forensic Tournament at Ca tawba college. The season was opened in No vember with the sending of a delegation to the North Carolina Student Legislative Assembly in Raleigh. Over one hundred stu dents, representing 18 colleges and universities in North Caro lina, attended the conference, which was the first of its kind in the South. Eddie Lieberman won the Dixie championship for the sec ond straight year in the Straw berry Leaf Festival at Winthrop college in December, competing with senior college speakers from a wide area. Flowers Clark won first place in the second round of debating; John Ball, Warren Smith, Thomas Freeman, Jesse Moore, Ruth Martin, and Eugene (Continued on Page 4) arren Smith, of Jessup, Ga., of the class this : Prances Ward, of Rober- |lle, is vice-president; Coun- •innell, of Henderson, is sec- y; and Virginia Anne Cra- pf Booneville, is treasurer. Glee Club To Present Radio Program Thurs. 'ew B.S.U. Officers J.S.U. officers for 1938- |9 were elected at the reg- r chapel hour Wednesday, ise named to replace the l^^^.ring staff were: Isident—W. R. Wagoner. IORR%t Vice-President — Katie luth Grayson. ond Vice-President—Eliza- eth Coppedge. •etary—Mary Ruth Hardy. [responding Secretary—Bill ngell. . j^iday School Superintendent! LMU-Bill Davis. |sociate Superintendent ^^y^^j“Banner Shelton. Fifth Program In Radio Series To Be Presented By Chorus Next Thursday night at 8:30 o’clock the fifth program of the Mars Hill College “On the Air” series will be presented over station WWNC. The college chorus under the direction of Miss Zula Coon with Miss Martha Biggers as accompanist, and Miss Mildred Gwin assisting, will pre sent an Easter music program at that time. One program will remain of the present series, an original play by Miss Janie Britt, adapted (Continued on Page 4) NEW DORMITORY NEARS COMPLETION; TO BE DEDICATED AT COMMENCEMENT Vocational Week To Be Observed On April 11-15 R. N. Sims To Deliver Main Address At Formal Ded ication On May 26. Bringing speakers to the campus from various walks of life, the B.S.U. will sponsor “Vocational Week,” April 11-15. This week is observed for the benefit of students who are and will be choosing vocations and seeking careers. Beginning Monday, Harry W. Lane, insurance official of Ashe ville, will speak on “Careers in the Business World.” The Rev- ( Gnntinimd NAMED FOR MRS. MOORE President Sees School Grow In His Forty-One Years Of Service B.S.U. Climaxes Year; New Officers Named Built by funds contributed to the Enlargement and Endowment Program, ably headed by Pro fessor Hoyt Blackwell, by the many friends of the College, the new Edna Corpening Moore dor mitory for girls north of the (Continued on Page 4) 'retary—Rachel Templeton. ,r. U. Director — McLeod ■ryan. ociate Director — Daphne enny. •U. Secretary—Nancy Win- ;on. A. President — Mabel uth Harrell. B-President—Helen Crutch- eld. Ct ige Church President— hn McGee. I’etary—Betty Norwood, ssurer—Sara Lou Smith, resentatives: nisterial Conference— harles Trentham. ■n Representative — Polly uff. *hHQXVILL£ Cheat S/iOKy ^£fflLL ' ^ •Charlotte N I I A R O U I N A Atlanta MAP SHOWING LOCATION OF MARS HILL COLLEGE Climaxing a year’s work, plans have been under way by the B.S.U. Council for selection of next year’s council members. Bal lots were made out by the re tiring counefl from recommenda tions by the student body, and the new council will begin to function immediately. A schedule of future and past events is as follows: April 3: B.S.U. Council met with the Religious Life and Training Committee of the Fac ulty to decide upon the names to be placed on the ballot. April 5: Chapel Program: “Jesus Real to Us.” John McGee, “Jesus Real to Us through Fel lowship with Him”; Mary Sim mons, “Jesus Real to Us through Service for Him”; Bill Davis, ‘Jesus Real to Us through the Application of His Teachings in our Lives.” April 8: Election of B.S.U. Officers. Literary Society Debate Contests. April 11-17: Vocation Em phasis Week. April 17; Both Old and New Councils meet at Dr. Moore’s. April 18-22: Training Course for New Council. April 19: Concluding Message of the President of the B.S.U. summarizing the results of the questionnaire of last October. April 23: Greensboro Spring Retreat for the New B.S.U. Council. Regional B.T.U. Con vention at Waynesville. April 26: Installation of New B.S.U. Council. April 30: Junior-Senior Ban quet. May 1; First Council Meeting of the New B.S.U. Council.