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The story of Texas A and M

Author: George Sessions Perry
Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill [1951]
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A not quite formal history of Texas A & M. Its purpose is to "make you acquainted" with the school, some of the great personalities who have manned it, its ups and downs, its achievements, and its genuinely stirring spirit.
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Perry, George Sessions, 1910-1956.
Story of Texas A and M.
New York, McGraw-Hill [1951]
(OCoLC)616676818
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Sessions Perry
OCLC Number: 1467972
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 264 pages illustrations, portraits, map 24 cm
Contents: Big day --
Some Aggies I have known --
A few facts of life at A. and M. --
Plain old country fun --
Traditions --
The three R's --
Growing up --
Voices --
For maroon and white --
Hup two three four --
Fauna and flora folk --
Healers of the animal kingdom --
A trip to the farm --
The Sbisa volunteers --
The slide rule set --
Once an Aggie --
Not a natural-born Aggie in the crowd --
Hopes for the future --
A new era begins --
Chronology of A. and M. college --
Members of the boards of directors --
Chancellor of the system --
Administrations --
Deans: of the college, graduate school, men, schools of agriculture, arts and sciences, engineering, and veterinary medicine --
Commandants --
Congressional medal of honor winners --
Former student general officers --
Former student flag officer --
Honorary degrees conferred --
Enrollment and degrees granted --
Annual gifts to Association of Former Students --
Presidents and secretaries of the Association --
Senior class presidents --
Valedictorians --
Ranking cadet officers --
Editors-in-chief: college newspapers and college annual --
Head yell leaders --
Coaches and captains: football, baseball, basketball, track, swimming, tennis, and golf --
Athletic directors --
All-time football record --
Championships won by A. and M. --
Southwest conference records held --
Football bowl games --
First Morrill Act --
Act establishing Texas A. and M. college.
Responsibility: by George Sessions Perry.

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A not quite formal history of Texas A & M. Its purpose is to "make you acquainted" with the school, some of the great personalities who have manned it, its ups and downs, its achievements, and its genuinely stirring spirit.

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