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Dental School Alumni Association golf outing, 1934 June 13

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Scope and Contents

Silent, black and white film of the Northwestern University Dental School Alumni Association’s annual golf outing at the Skokie Country Club on June 13, 1934. Begins with a brief view of the clubhouse and grounds before showing foursomes of men standing together, talking and interacting, and each man teeing off. Some shots of men putting, playing tennis, luncheon at the clubhouse in Reel 2, and the presentation of the Dean’s cup to J. Earl Harris, DDS in Reel 3. Includes both factual and humorous intertitle cards naming some of the men featured and otherwise remarking on the proceedings.

Men featured include: Reel 1: Jerry Couch, chairman of the golf committee; host Tom McMahon; Glen Cartwright; Edgar W. Swanson, secretary of the Alumni Association; Roy Wilson; cameraman Otto Hangartner.

Reel 2: Reuben Anderson, chairman of the ticket committee; president-elect Hugo Fisher; O’Grady, Bovik, and Howie dressed in funny outfits and clowning around; Dr. C. H. Hughes.

Reel 3: Dr. Rudolph O. Schlosser; Dental School Dean Arthur D. Black; Assistant Dean Charles W. Freeman; Dr. H. B. Smith; E. M. Mahon; Dr. Edward H. Hatton; Dr. Martin.
Titles by Reuben Anderson and Edward O’Grady. Photography by Otto Hangartner of Zenith Cinema Service. Directed by Ben Partridge.


  • 1934 June 13


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Open for research.

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3 Reels : Reel 1: 19:31 minutes, black & white, silent, acetate base; Reel 2: 15:11 minutes, black & white, silent, acetate base; Reel 3: 12:50 minutes, black & white, silent, acetate base ; Reel 1: 16mm, 458 ft.; Reel 2: 16mm, 359 ft.; Reel 3: 16mm, 299 ft.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English