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one moment please—
Contrary to traditionally established pre-cedent—
against all rules or history-recording
Ray B. West, Jr. and Edwin L. Peterson,
have recently been granted permission by the
Board of Trustees of the Utah State Agricul-tural
College to take a leave of absence for
the school year 1940-41. Both instructors have
The Agricola Staff points with pride to the
part that students and faculty members of the
Branch Agricultural College play in the annual
presentation of the Zion Park Easter Pageant.
Two of the founders of this spectacular Easter
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Each year September brings an increased
enrollment for the Branch Agricultural College
at Cedar City, Utah. States as far away as
\Visconsin and as near as Nevada and \Vyo-ming,
plus eighteen of the counties in Utah
have representatives in the...
Education, we should never forget, is more than
mere training of the mind. It is this of course tut it
is something else also, because intellectual quality is
not complete, is often indeed dangerous, without cor-responding
moral strength to go with...
Eleven successful years of leading the Branch Agricultural
College is the record now held by Director Henry Oberhansley.
During this eleven years he has been instrumental in bringing
about many improvments. Most prominent of these are: the...
The leading and progressive man, who fol-lowed
Anthony W. Ivins in the office of Presi-dent
of Board of Trustees, is Frederick P.
Champ. He has the loyalty and support of the
Board, Director Oberhansley, Faculty, Alumni,
and everyone connected with...
Allen Ramsey, instructor in Mathematics
tries each year to pull high school students
through geometry. An outstanding tennis
Gwendolyn Hansen, registrar and instruct-or
in Business. Is sensitive to bugs and funny
smells in her office...
Hansen - BetKers
Wide representation was tke keynote of the 1939-40 student body officers.
President Joe Lambert, scholar, engineer, athlete, and individual witb personality^
comes from Lehi. RutK McDonough, only officer from Cedar City, talented...
Significant to every student after he has been welcomed by
Director Oberhansley and has paid his financial regards to the registrar,
are those activities aside from the regular college class routine. This
same individual will perhaps receive...
Claudia Pendleton and Carling Allen as "Sylvia"
and "Prince Franz"
Kenneth Slack as "Percival SlingsLy"
Clem Utley, Grant Mendenkall, and Alyin Tidlund as "Aristide Canicne,'
"Mikel," and "Petrus Von Troryp"
Attaining more success than any other...
"The MessiaK"—December 17, 1959. Public ScKool Auditorium.
The College Choras^the largest group of organized students on the campus^-
is constantly growing in size and popularity. New students find plenty of opportun-ity
for advancement in the...
The programs were broadcast over the western network of the Columbia Broad-casting
System. Due to their brilliant performance, they were asked to return
and sing again during the spring on the weekly national program instead of the
H c e r t a * 4
The talents of our B. A. C. Band have been
partially concealed in former years because
of the lack of presentable uniforms. The Stu-dent
body has felt that the appearance of the
band should compare with the quality of the
Headed by the popular Roy L. Halverson,
the College Symphony Orchestra presents
music for various programs and gives a concert
annually, also. Their orchestrations, together
with the choral society presented the "Messiah"
in December. The College...
SPEAKING OF HIGH SCHOOL
Five teams of high school debaters,
coached by Ray B. West participated
in the Southern Utah Debate meet held
at Dixie Junior College on February 2,
1940. Among those participating, Charles
Thompson won the...
A week before the students of the Branch
Agricultural College went their various ways
to go home for Christmas Holidays, a group
of 15 boys and girls were initiated into the
National Debate Fraternity of Phi Rho Pi.
In order to join this fraternity...
students at the University of Redlands, Bakers-field
Junior College and finally with those
entered in the tournament being held at the
College of the Pacific at Stockton, California.
Not only was there participation in debate
by our members but...