Duke Martin Root 05.22.1923
that him law pal- LOCAL BOYS SCABBARD AND BLADE INITIATES Two local boy*,, Rupert Jobttum and Duke Root were amonj *f| honor initiates at Scabbard mt Blade, national mlllUry fntmhfr at the University of Alton*** rewards exception*! by itudents in the Uahwtty T. C. Battalion. Th* utw hÂ»tÂ« juÂ« been mnMnttt; ' A part of the inJUctfcm consisted of mock tfrilUOt Ml tary work, in which h*W***r, th* candidatcii were fiven a ttrfct tary examination. Scabbard and Blade was established established it Arkania* in 1911 ant that time has been on* ot th* desirable honorary *od*ti** w University campus, who makea an exceptkm*Br military record while in th* sity is eligible. The new member* of th* art: Puke Root, Homer L. B*rry, Juliun C. Glbion, Csrrol ChriÂ»tiÂ»n, La timer. Rupert and T*rm H.