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PRESIDENT'S A DDR PISS." Delivered by Doctor Kilgo Sunday . Nigh Memorial Hall Filled to l'jiicily to Hear Mis Lust, Address as TreMdent-'Tl.e I'urutloxcH of Life." - Dopiie con(iiu al shown s, "a .arc and a'Unt ve a.u'if i;c fi led Cravin Meinor.al lull Sunday evening to hear the lmccalaureati ; address of PrestUni J. C. Kilgo, to the graduating classand the last message he will deliver to students before taking up his work in the bishopric. The music, this ear, was per haps the best ever rendered there by ti e well selected choir of Durham voices Hie commence ment music ts always a distinctive and pleasing feature ot these oc casions, and this year it is char mingly so. - The subject of Dr. Kilgo's ad dress, which was one ol his most thoughtful and (Jtc4 of reasoning, , tliat he has ever delivered, may be called "The Paradoxes of life.; ' Life is full of paradoxes. Day is onset by night Strength is opposed by weak lies-s. Joy by grief. Life by death. Every way you look, is one ot contradic tion. One cannot grew rich without wme one growing poor The foundations of things are in sorrow. Back of honest endeav or and being is a multitude of suffering. The world's success is foundad on pain and grief. Music, sculpture and poetry are oftimes the responses of a despairing spirit How far wt.I we take ad vantage of the sorrows of nature? The comforts and luxury of a pullman car is at the anxictj. ol the hand of the man at the throttle. The warmth of your cosy home is by the poor fellow who dug out your heat hundreds of feet in the ground. All civi luation is between the things that build op and the things that tear down. It is a battle of cou quests. Every endeavor is but the chamber of conquests. Mor ality is a matter of paradoxes in civilization. We must take on the bonds of master. Liberty is bondage. You are free to do as you please so long as no one else is on the island. When another cornea on you are no longer free. The ethics is not of ruling, . but of "ministerine. Death should be come the throne of power and the birth-cfcamler of success. The law of the natural order of things is deeper than the appear ance of things. The great task of every age is to conquer its conquests. Master the mystery, Kvery victory is turned round to be a new conquest. Every achievement is a ne ojjx;tion. Through medical science we have developed imaginable wealth. Is it a conquesi? Is it a victory? Are we not in dangtr of being wrecked by the pwcr we have gained In this twentieth century? Young gentlemen, and young women, you art not the solution if anything. The world 'titut sole jon and tu must .solve jounwlvts Tav rJcr f paia doxvUa fcnat You c.innot ma n a n thU nvettittnt without flitting all t: x time ft.r i;s txistt-ncc. HjcI this twentieth century jxiT made the man s'.rutig? iW.d thegre t, jre C ms ls-m i,f t. e U ccts have Ihi-saine th'i'gi i tlmu that nude t! eir foufulur f.cc llic dat'gets and fight the battle they did iu times tost? Tht re . is something going out of uj. Tlicre was somcth i;g like a rock moun t tin in the breasts of the Puri tans, in Caegir, in Columbus, and many others inijjht be mentioned. The tweutivth century civiliza tion may be a leech sucking the blood from your veins. Forget ARCHIVE STAFF Standing left to right-Mcintosh, associate Editor; Hutchinson, Wayside Wares; . :s Proctor, Exchang; C. West?,Literary Manager. Sitting Miss Michaels, Literary Manager; W. West, Editor-in-Chief; Smith, Business Manager; Miss Tapp, Literary "Notes. not the work in the old log school house. Are modern means making us better? As compared with the old, are we putting out a better intellectual product? Are you not in danger of finding your intellectual diath in intellectual opportunity. Are we less grasp ing than Jacob when he took what was worth a life-time of service? Are we any less jealous than when Cain raised his hand against bis brother? We have educated men who have gone forth to wreck banks, destroy municipalities and tear down in stead of build up. Young men, I have not rev ew ed these things to discourage you; but direct your attention to them to encourage you. It is the state of the world into which j you are going. You must work out .your destiny, out of these things. Will there be a civiliza tion that will stand? I suggest to you in solving your destiny, And much work in religious ser vice. There is one master. If you serve well, you must serve with Christ It's the man who works 'with Him and through Him that makes a success. The greatest builders of the republic have been the ministers. Here the speaker compared Paine and Ausbury; Socrates and Wesley; Nero and St Paul, and others to show how the christian religion had overcome the unreligious works of men. , Dr. Kilgo's final words to the class weie very ten dcr and expressive and impres sive. After the address the doctor said he wished to speak a word to the large concourse present in other words, hoped he would be pardoned for making love to his own people. He wanted to express his appreciation of the kindnesses shown him and the college by the people of Durham during his administration. He lovtd Durham, and could live here in splendid fellowship. He praised the fine audiences on com mencement occasions, and the THE CLASS , REPRESENTATION Crators froa Senior Class la Asssal Ccclesl Icr Klley-Cray KsiiL c i mm mm cf cecal freiisat U!;a Presented Vita Lc?-Ct?-Tt8 Ccst&t u loca tion ot &s Grcvta cf Trinity. ... Last night in the Craven Mem orial hall was held the annual Senior orations. For years' this has been one of the main feat-ires of the commencement program and has always attracted a great deal of interest These men are selected by mens of a prelimi nary contest and this fact is but another indication of the growth of Trinity.. There used to be a time, when with small graduating classes, the entire class was re quired to deliver an oration at commencement time. The growth has been such that this would now be impossible and four are selected as representatives. To add 'zest to the contest there is annually given a medal known as the Wiley-Gray medal. This medal last night was award ed to Mr. C. & Warren. While the judges were out deciding Mr. K. C. Goldstein, of the law school, and last year's winner of the medal, came in and presented Dr. Kilgo with a beautiful loving cup, a token from the student body of their love and honor for him. A synopsis of their orations fol lows: Subject: 'The African Cross." Although ranking among the youngest of the nations. America has developed many institutions which are peculiarly her own. Of some of the institutions she may splendid music furnished each year by the talented voices of the city. - The doctor was deeply moved in bis remarks on the severing of his ties with the col l:geand his relations with the p oj le of Durham. W. T. BROTHERS, ' Elizabeth City, N. C. well be proud, of others she should forever be ashamed. In this later class lynching finds its place. It is a custom peculiarly American and with the exception of a tew places in Russia is prac tically unknown in Europe. There are- conditions which give rise to lynching in this coun try, and which make it today es pecially a southeru problem. The first of these conditions being in our government; the people, be ing sovereign, have little hesi tancy in setting the Jaw aside. A second cause is found in the great laxity of the enforcement and ad ministration of the law. In ad dition to these two general causes we find other causes in the south, iu the temprement of the southern people, and the exis tence of an inferior race in our midst In these causes we find the reason for but not the justifi cation of lynching. To justify lynching, it must be shown that it tends to the better ment of society, that it is in ac cord with the highest principles of government that it gives jus tice to all, that it lessens crime and increases patriotism. Lynch ing cannot be defended on any grounds. The mob which lynches a brute will reach the point where it will lynch, with equal fury, an innocent person who may be the object of its suspicions. ,The mob spirit becomes more infuriated with each taste of blood. The people of the South realize this, but the lawless work con- Continued ca r.ige 7. Spring and Summer Changes of the Southern Railway. Effective June 5th, 1910. 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