Prickly Pear, Yearbook of Abilene Christian College, 1916 Page: 92
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A Calendar for the Year
Feb. 7.-Basket-ball boys play at Stamford. They forgot to bring March 13.-The "Zellner Opera Troope," go on a picnic to Lytle
Ed home. The girls go on a "cress country hike.' Lake.
Feb. 8.-Everybody gets good because Prexy returns. March 18.-We debate Clebarro on the preparedness question.
Feb. l1.-W-on basket-ball game from Britton on our court. Heard March 19.-Several "Daisies" visit in Clyde. "Through the eye of
lFrank Dixon at Simmons. a needle."
Feb. 12.-Another game with Britton. Some say the "Daisies" were March 20.-We have a new cook at Daisy Hall.
stung by the Britton boys, but we have another name for March 27,-The Teacher's class take a picnic at Lytle Lake
Feb. 14.-X. Y. Z's. Valentine Party.
April 1.-Rain, holiday and picture show.
I*1 Feb. 19. Second inter-society debate. The Zellners win the day--
April 12.-We hear Helen Keller on "Happiness."
also the loving cup.
Feb.l22.-Wetake holiday fortwreasns:April 13.-Prexy superintends the annual house cleaning at the boys
Feb. 22. We take a holiday for two reasons: It is the anniversary cottage. At home to the lady teachers at 5 p. m.
cottage. At home to the lady teachers at 5 p. m.
of George Washington's birthday-also "Martha Washing
1 *^~~ton" S~peck. ~April 21.-Annual picnic.
Feb. 26.-Everybody feels relieved that term exams are over. The April 24 few of the "aisies" spend a lovely afternoon with
Lylian and Gladys.
~I Xgirls celebrate and make a preacher "cuss.'
April 27.-We hear Mr. Bryan speak.
March 4.-Oratorical contest. Walter explodes but wins first place.
March 9.-We play our first base-ball game with A. H. S.
g March 9.-We play our first base-ball game with A. H. 5. April 25-28.-We enjoy the "Abilene Music Festival." We are truly
proud of Miss Phillips for the worthy way in which she took
March 11._The Zellners play "Engaged by Wednesday," proves a part in this festival. Her solos were the most popular rensuccess
and the Zellners make thirty-two dollars for the dered by home talent.
library. April 29.-Mr. Thornton, who will be a member of our faculty next
March. 12.-Brother and Sister Sewell attend the prohibition rally year visited us.
at Dallas. April 30.-Miss Adams had an experience! She went to Winters.
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