Special Collection Treasures feature different materials housed in the Special Collection, Samford University Library.
Early Howard College Clubs
They may not have lasted long, but they were fun while they lasted
The Annanias Club
1910 Entre Nous
Motto - Touch not, taste not, handle not - the truth.
Aim - To avoid trouble
Members- "Doc" Burns, "Briars" Johnson, "Kink" Dunlap, "Lanky" Harry, "Windy" Molton
The Five Hungry Devils
1910 Entre Nous
Motto: Eat, drink and be merry, for tomorrow ye may die.
Drink: "White Top."
Instrument: The Frying Pan.
Whistle: One Long, two shorts.
Members: "Chonny" Watson, "Runt" Burns, "Drayt" Doherty, "Strong" Jackson, "Pat" Sessions
The Paradise Club
1911 Entre Nous
Motto: "If you can't stand the hot grease, get out of the kitchen."
Drink: "Any old thing."
Favorite Song: "The Runaway Train."
Password: I am an officer.
Yell: Os-key-wow-wo, Whis-key-wee-wee. Paradise, Paradise.
Members: "Nifty" Craddock (Chief Cook), "Wiz" Hagood (Bottle Washer), "Big Henry" Walker (Waiter), "Slick" Tisdale (Scullion), "Bob" Riley (Sentinel), "Mushrat" Isbell (Chaplain)
1912 Entre Nous
Yell: Raff! Riff! Raff! Ree! Rah! Roar! Herpicide! Herpicide! Pompadour!
Song: There'll Be No Parting There!
Motto: United We Stand.
Active Members: "Most High Porcupine" Taylor, "High Top-o-lorum" Tisdale, "Reserver of the Model" McPhaul, "Custodian of the Hair-Tonic" Moon.
The Pie Club
1913 Entre Nous
Eaters-- Fullington, Harris, Rowan, Motley, Gilder, Newman
Honorary- Arthur Amenolik Astoron
Howard College Entre Nous
Flynt, Sean. 160 Years of Samford University For God, For Learning, Forever