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 - - Dili E NOW SINUS PRESIDENT Brother of Howard...
- Dili E NOW SINUS PRESIDENT Brother of Howard R. Omwake, Professor of Latin at the Academy L. Collegeville, Pa., Oct. 7. Dr. George Leslie Omwake was installed to - day as president of Ursinus College to succeed the Rev. A. Edwin Keigwin, D. D. More than fifty colleges and universities were represented at the ceremonies. The charge of induction into office was made by H. K. Pajsley, president of the board of trustees. Then followed an address by the retiring president and the inaugural address by Dr. Omwake. After delivering his address Dr. Omwake conferred honorary degrees upon the following: Doctor of laws, Cyrus H. K. Curtis, Philadelphia, and Aaron S. Swartz, president Judge of Montgomery county; doctor of literature, John Thomson, librarian of the Free Library of Philadelphia, and Professor Wharton A. Klin, dean of Ursinus College; doctor of science. Professor Anselm V. Hies - ter. Franklin and Marshall College; doctor of divinity, the Rev. George Handy Wailes, professor of Greek in Ursinus College. WELL KNOWN HERE Dr. George Leslie Omwake, who was to - day inaugurated president of Ursinus College, is well 'known in this city. His brother; Howard R. Omwake, is professor of Latin and German at the Harrisburg Academy. Professor Omwake is in Ursinus to - day attending the inaugural ceremonies of his brother. of is job his she act to.

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  1. Harrisburg Telegraph,
  2. 07 Oct 1913, Tue,
  3. Page 7

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