[ca 26 Jun 1911]II went to New Haven Tuesday morning the 20th, was warmly welcomed and entertained by Professor Phelps and taken[His degree Yale]to the ball game in the afternoon. Though at first a little nervous, especially about the approaching honorary degree ceremony I quickly caught the glow of the Yale enthusiasm. Never before have I seen or heard anything just like it the alumni assembled in classes from all the country were arrayed in wildly colored uniforms, and the way they rejoiced and made merry, capered and danced, sang and yelled, marched and ran doubled quadrupled octupled is utterly indescribable Autumn leaves in whirlwinds are staid and dignified in comparison.Then came memorable
[1911 Jun 26]
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