Class rivalry poster postcard, 1913Back
Class rivalry poster postcard, 1913
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Subjects: Student Activities
Description: A postcard of a poster from the class rivalry between the classes of 1916 and 1917. Text on front: "We Came-We Saw" "We Will Conquer" " U Scabby Owl-Eyed Pin Headed Simps of 1916" "You slimy, skinny, saponaceous sapajous. You unkempt, unsophisticated, unhealthy, unpalatable umbilicuses. You narrow minded nefarious, nigrescent, migratory nincompoops." "All Hope Abandon" "Ye who shall enter upon the gory battlefield upon Slaughter Saturday. Your sun-dried carcasses will be shoveled into piles and load after load will be hauled to the cold, dreary, slabs of the morgue. Signed, Class of 1917"
Original Format: Postcard
Resource Identifier: A001466.jpg
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Contributing Institution: University Archives & Historical Collections, MATRIX
Relation: Postcard Collection - MSU. Posters
Contributor: MSU Archives and Historical Collections
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