History of the B.A. C.
"GREAT thing have small beginnings." So it is written
in all the books, and so it repeats itself and is acted
out year after year in everything. The B. A. C. is
In 1913 the Legislature of the great State of Utah...
HThu.s grief still treads upon the
heels of pleasure;
Married in haste we may repent at
:ROBERT S. GARDNER, B. S.
He appreciates a joke, the value of
concentrated, steady effort, and a
two years' course in German. A
"WHEN we look at ourselves in the light of thought, we
discover that our life is embosomed in beauty."
Experiences left behind us assume an even more
pleasing form than we had anticipated, and as the timle approaches
~ Three Years at High School
HOW the time flies! And yet as we look back upon those
three years of happy school life, filled to the brim with
so many pleasant experiences, and see the work we
have accomplished, the many dear friends we have made,...
The Utah Agricultural College
offers to the graduates of the Normal
School and the High School exceptional
opportunities for advanced train- .
ing in Agriculture, Home Economics,
BT I...IAST, after four years of climbing, we have
reached the goal. There have been many pitfalls
by the"- way to hinder, for a time, our onward
progress. but through perseverance \ve have succeeded.
r-';'our seemingly short years...
"We would applaud thee to
the very echo,
That should applaud again." RUTH HIGBEE
"Truth is as impossible to be
By any outward touch as the
"The happiness of my life
Depends upon the quality of
We can only be valued
As we make L urselves valu-able.
"God sent this singer upon
Wiethartshong-s of gladness and
That they might touch the
hearts of men,
And bring them back to
EI.MFR G. PETERSON
ANTHONY \Y. 1V1NS
President of Hoard
WALTER K. GRANGER
Chairman ii. A. C. Committee
T HAVE felt that the students
from the Branch College have the
opportunity to provide more than
their share of the leadership...
education should fit us into life, will-ing
workers in its sometimes hard
processes, patient in our search for
its truths, avoiding vanity and the
other hypocricies which, if they
fasten themselves upon us, leave
us hardly worth burying. Down...
OBJECTIVES OF THE JUNIOR COLLEGE
A SCHOOL is a place in which
we can get experiences and in-terpretations
faster and more ac-curately
than we can outside school.
Our school life today furnishes op-portunities
The Junior College Tournament
r~p*HE Rocky Mountain Junior Col-kge
Basketball Tournament is a
Southern Utah idea. The first meet
was held at Snow College in 1924
with only four teams participating.
The following year, with other
schools added, the...
THE Tribe of Sirius is a troop of
older scouts fostered by the
Branch Agricultural College, and is
an outgrowth of the old B. A. C.
Troop founded by Arthur J. Morris
and Irvin T. Nelson. In October,
1927, the present organization...
The Girls' Dormitory
/T"^HE Dormitory started off with
a bang. We had several dis-putes
over which sheets went into
which room. We were even guilty
of yelling "Say you," at the teach-ers.
Finally we settled down for a
little while. Then, during the...
Fourth Year- Class
HE Fourth Year class of '27, with a group
including many active and efficient students of
the school, have readily responded...
HE organization behind the publications at the B. A. C. is
largely responsible for their success. Just as debating,
dramatics, or athletics, is under the supervision of a coach,
so are "The Student" and "The Agricola."
It is the duty...
SIGNAL honor was conferred upon the B. A. C. and Cedar
City when Douglas Manning was accepted as a member of the
National High School orchestra at Dallas, Texas. He upheld
that honor and added an even greater honor to himself...
HE instrumental section of the Music depart-ment
of our school is now the most complete
we have boasted of in a long time. The dance
orchestra has furnished music for all school
dances and parties including the Junior Prom
and the 13th...
The oNew Gymnasium
THLETICS at the college this year entered upon a
new era. For years our basketball teams have
struggled under the handicap of a makeshift gymna-sium,
inadequate in all respects. Not only was it
adverse to good training but it was...
TOCK Judging is listed this year for the
first time as a Student Body Activity. As
such it warrants honorable mention. The
college team became the undisputed cham-pions
of the state by defeating the mother
institution, and the high...