Fraternity Initiation and Military Instruction

The main item on this page is the program for Merrick's Phi Gamma Delta Initiation banquet on October 26, 1917. It paritally covers a Schedule of Military Instruction to prepare Amherst students for the war in Europe, with activities like bayonet drill and written tests. A ticket to the Yodeling Trio as well as a receipt from the Ordnance Sergeant for rifle and sidearms No. 328 for Merrick and others are also found on the right side of the page.