Oratorical Prize Contest 1875

Mon., Jun. 21, 1875

This year's oratorical contest was held on Monday, June 21, 1875. Eight members of the Junior class gave speeches on a variety of subjects. J. Embury Price won the gold medal for his speech on "The Arena and the Palm," and C. Firman Robbins won silver for his speech on "The Silent Kingdom." Music was furnished by the Carlisle Brass Band.

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1875 Oratorical Prize Contest Program