Thursday, August 29, 2013

January 1916 issue of The Star and Crescent, Epsilon Deutron Chapter of Phi Sigma Kappa at Worcester Polytechnic Institute


January 1916 issue of "The Star and Crescent", published by the Epsilon Deutron Chapter of Phi Sigma Kappa, "The Chapter on the Hill", at Worcester, Massachusetts, likely at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, as several other WPI-related papers were found with this one.

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Approximately 8-1/2" x 5-1/2", 10 pages.  The last three pages contain a list of the members, their class year and address.

If you have information on any of the people mentioned in this issue, please leave a comment.  Thanks!

Names on the page at top:
Alexander Wilmer Duff, D. SC., number 77, more familiarly known as W. Wilmer, head of the physics department.
Austin Welch, number 78, treasurer of the Freshman Class
Edward Bates, number 79, nicknamed "Beau", news editor of the Tech News



Names on the page above:
President Conley
Secretary John Adams Lowe
Brother John Spaulding
Brother Robert Shattuck, President of the K.X.A. Corporation
Brother Harris Whiting
Brother L. A. Gardner



Myron Dewey Chace, number 80, in the Mandolin  Club, "Cherub"
"Bones" Whiting
Eldridge Loyd, number 81, Vice-President of the Freshman Class, cheerleader
Edward Burleigh, number 82, Freshman delegate from Florida
Kenneth Russell, number 83
Maxton Flint number 84
James Arnold, numbered 85, "Ben"
Lawrence Ropes, number 86, "Mac" or "Lazarus"
Brother Lowe
Brother Stebbins
Brother Rogers
Brother Lawrence
Brother Jaeggli
Brother Loyd
Brother Clark


"Jinny" Haynes
Edgar George Woodward, '18 of Andover, New Hampshire
Samuel Paul Jones, '19, of Columbus, Indiana (1014 Union St.)
Dana Dudley Goodwin, '19, of Fitchburg, Massachusetts (224 Blossom St.)
Brother John Adams Lowe, '06
Brother "Bill" Boynton, '13
Brother "Bob" Shattuck
Gustafson, '09
Johnnie Allen
"Pete" Eaton
"Jig" Bond
"Jig" Jaeggli. '15
Frederick Gordon Barber, 1918, of Cristobal, Canal Zone
Frederick Pexton, 1918, of Rutland, Vermont
Donald Hamilton, 1911
Cyril Raymond, 1911


Pete Eaton
Brother Carl Dietz, Iota, '01
Brother "Sid" Hazleton
"Jig" Bond
Brother Gustafson, '08
Brother John Adams Lowe
Bill Boynton"
"Jig" Jaeggli
H. Fay Baldwin
Robert Shattuck
Matthew Fish
John Allen
Pete Eaton
"Flop" Bullard (new father)
"Buck" Pierson (new father)
Kenneth Allen (new father)
Harold Woods (new father)
"Pete" Eaton, '14, engaged to Miss Pauline Bell Hartwell
"Elsie" Jones, ex-'16, studying law with his father at Rutland, Vermont and "offers to marry any brother who will make the trip."
"Shorty" Shaw, ex-'18, employed by Western Union at Rutland, Vermont
"Paddy" Pexton, ex-'18, at Norwich University, learning to be a soldier



"Swede" Gerald, '15, in Chicago with Pullman Car Co.
"Pop" Roy, '15, in Springfield helping in family contracting business
"Jig" Bond, '15, in Worcester working for American Steel and Wire Co.
"Tommy" Alexander, '15, post grad at Tech, studying for E. E. degree
"Bones" Whiting, '15, working with Marconi Wireless Co., in New Jersey
George Plaisted, '15, working for "Big Four" RR in Cicinnati
"Ray" Hicks, ex-'17, living in New York and tutoring
"Johnnie" Allen, '15, working for Aberthaw Construction Co.
Brother H. Fay Baldwin



  1. Harris E. Whiting, 1916, North Attleboro, Massachusetts
  2. Ellery E. Royal, 1916, Harvard, Massachusetts
  3. Valentine B. Libbey, 1916, Longmeadow, Massachusetts
  4. John M. Bond, 1915, 417 West 120th St., New York, New York
  5. Donald F. Whiting, 1915, 133 East First Ave., Roselle, New Jersey
  6. Joseph E. Roy, 1915, 907 Armory St., Springfield, Massachusetts

7. Arthur H. Gerald, 1915, 12 Kingsbury St., Roxbury, Massachusetts
8.  John E. Allen, 1915, 8 Beacon St., Boston, Massachusetts
9. Philip P. Murdick, 1916, 16 Washington St., Rutland, Vermont
10. Lawrence C. Jones, 1916, 15 Mansfield Place, Rutland, Vermont
11. Joel Manson, 1916, Greenbush, Massachusetts
12. Frederick P. Church, 1915, Norwich, Connecticut
13. David Wyman, 1916, 46 Pleasant Park Rd., Winthrop, Massachusetts
14. Albert E. Luke, 1916, Putnam, Connecticut
15. Elmer H. Gardner, 1916, Franklin, New Hampshire
16. Leland A. Gardner, 1917, 15 Woodstock Ave., Rutland, Vermont
17. Carl H. Burgess, 1916, Salisbury St., Worcester, Massachusetts
18. Alfred W. Francis, 1917, 53 Sargent St., Hartford, Connecticut
19. Clarence Alexander, 1915, Franconia St., Worcester, Massachusetts
20. Richard D. Lambert, 1917, 141 St. Marks Place, New Brighton, New York
21. Richard W. Young, 1916, 20 Conell St., Norwich, Connecticut
22. Raymond W. Hicks, 1917
23. Lester W. Kimball, 1917, 16 Birch St., Cliftondale, Massachusetts
24. George W. Plaisted, 1915, 1302 Locus St., Walnut Hills, Cincinnati, Ohio
25. Harrison I. Turner, 1918, 22 Gage St., Methuen, Massachusetts
26. William H. Knowles, 1916, Jamestown, Rhode Island
27. Everett B. Janvrin, 1917, Hampden Falls, New Hampshire
28. Sylvester B. Bubier, 1918, 22 Powow St., Amesbury, Massachusetts
29. Richard M. Thackeray, 1916, 251 Mount Pleasant St., Fall River, Massachusetts
30. Wilfred D. Chapman, 1917, Providence, Rhode Island
31. Robert W. Adams, 1904, 1012 Turk's Head Building, Providence, Rhode Island
32. Henry Fay Baldwin, 1903, 4 Hadwen Lane, Worcester, Massachusetts
33. Edward W. Kimball, 1903, 50 Oliver St., Boston, Massachusetts
34. George E. Pellissier, 1904, 796 Sumner Ave., Springfield, Massachusetts
35. Robert K. Shattuck, 1907, 16 Grove St., Wellesley, Massachusetts
36. Jarvis Williams, Jr., 1907, 1928 North Ave., Bridgeport, Connecticut
37. Herbert V. Leckie, 1911, 1125 Central Ave., Bridgeport, Connecticut
38. Timothy R. Lyons, 1910, 8 Beacon St., Boston, Massachusetts
39. Charles B. Wagner, 1908, Auburndale, Massachusetts
40. Francis W. Roys, 1909, W. P. I., Worcester, Massachusetts
41. Alden W. Baldwin, 1908, 720 Hampden St., Holyoke, Massachusetts
42. Kenneth R. Allen, 1911, 57 Eddy St., Providence, Rhode Island
43. Arthur C. Merrill, 1909, 5829 Ellsworth St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
44. Samuel E. Nims, 1911, 12 Tirrell St., Worcester, Massachusetts
45. John A. Remon, 1909, 15 Day St., New York City, c/o A. T. and T. Co.
46. Waldo L. Sherman, 1912, Harrisville, Rhode Island
47. Vaughn B. Griffin, 1912, 729 Chestnut St., Manchester, New Hampshire
48. Guy F. Whitney, 1912, New Hartford, Connecticut
49. William H. Acton, 1913, 1422 River St., Hyde Park, Massachusetts
50. Harold L. Nickerson, 1912, 17 Beaver St., Worcester, Massachusetts
51. Lewis F. Wheeler, 1912, c/o Singer Mfg., Co., Elizabethport, New Jersey
52. Walter G. Bullard, 1913, New Hampshire State College, Durham, New Hampshire
53. Albert L. Brown, 1913, 15 Cherry St., Hudson, Massachusetts
54. Rodney E. Lancey, 1914, 6 Court St., New Haven, Connecticut
55. Earl H. Thomas, 1913, 7 Farren Ave., New Haven, Connecticut
56. Harlold B. Woods, sic Harold B. Woods, 1913, 49 Washington St., Hudson, Massachusetts
57. John E. Stripp, 1913, 110 Union Ave., South Framingham, Massachusetts



58. Arthur W. Knowlton, 1914, Rockport, Massachusetts
59. Stuart A. Craig, 1914, 517 Dickenson St., Springfield, Massachusetts
60. Charles O. Snow, 1914, 15 Day St., New York City, c/o A. T. and T. Co.
61. Lewis H. Eaton, 1914, 8 High St., Gardner, Massachusetts
62. Arthur W. Peters, 1914, 953 Main St., South Manchester, Connecticut
63. Henry E. Phelps, 1914, University of Purdue, West Lafayette, Indiana
64. George L. Roy, 1917, 14 St. Botolph St., Boston, Massachusetts
65. Raymond H. Shaw, 1918, 10 East Washington St., Rutland, Vermont
66. Gordan K. Berry, 1918, Northbridge, Massachusetts
67. John A. Spaulding, Hon., Tewksbury, Massachusetts
68. Edgar R. Jones, 1917, 6 Newton Ave., Worcester, Massachusetts
69. Oscar A. Nierendorf, 1918, 700 Broadview Terrace, Hartford, Connecticut
70. Walter E. Spicer, 1914
71. Harold C. Edgarton, 1914, 235 Vine St., Bridgeport, Connecticut
72. Stuart Nims, 1911, 81 Park St., Keeney, New Hampshire [Keene, New Hampshire?]
73. Arthur E. Luce, 1909, 6 Richardson Court, South Framingham, Massachusetts
74. Matthew R. Fish, 1909, 24 Clearview Ave., Worcester, Massachusetts
75. Frederick G. Barber, 1918, Cristobal, Canal Zone
76.  Frederick L. Pexton, 1918, 17 Chaplin Ave., Rutland, Vermont
77. Alexander W. Duff, Hon., 43 Harvard St., Worcester, Massachusetts
78. Austin Welch, 1919, 22 Atlantic Ave., Fitchburg, Massachusetts
79. Edward M. Bates, 1917, Westboro, Massachusetts
80. Myron Chase, 1919, 7 Norwood Ave., Worcester, Massachusetts
81. Eldridge Lloyd, 1919, 22 Holtan St., Lawrence, Massachusetts
82. Edward I. Burleigh, 1919, Tavares, Florida
83. Kenneth Russell, 1919, Still River, Massachusetts
84. Maxton H. Flint, 1917, Chester, Massachusetts
85. James E. Arnold, 1919, South St., Westboro, Massachusetts
86. Lawrence Ropes, 1919, 45 West 75th St., New York, New York
87. Edgar Woodward, 1918, Andover, New Hampshire
88. S. Paul Jones, 1919, 1640 Union St., Columbus, Indiana
89. Dana D. Goodwin, 1919, 224 Blossom St., Fitchburg, Massachusetts
90. Don Hamilton, 1911, Cleveland, Ohio
91. Cyril B. Raymond, 1911, 15 Ashburton Place, Boston, Massachusetts

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