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Trustees vote that these buildings will be called Manly Hall for Basil Manly, our second president, and Clark Hall for Willis G. Clark, a university trustee. On October 11, 1885, just when the University is sensing a bright future ahead, President Lewis unexpectedly dies. Everyone is shocked because he was only fortyeight years old and healthy until recently. The next morning, a huge crowd meets with the county’s lawyer in the courthouse to pass a resolution expressing regret over President Lewis’s death.

Vaughan, who has just arrived all have families of children. —What shall we do with the immense hall, down stairs. Can we not detain Sarah until January and let them all come down this way with you, so that they can see our home. I suppose, however, they have their return tickets by another route”—Any news from the Baynes? —I sent the paper containing the article about Dr. Elliott’s views, to him yesterday. —Remember me especially to him. He has had trouble enough with me to make me grateful to him.

He goes to Mr. Verner’s school and then spends time with our watchdog. Finally, Mrs. Gorgas and the girls arrive. She is a smart, delightful lady. Often I read over her shoulder as she writes letters to her older son. I see how much she likes university life and me. Mrs. Gorgas remembers her early years in Tuscaloosa when her father was governor. Her mother died when she was only nine years old. Relatives and friends took the six children into their homes. Amelia went to live with Almira Woods, her mother’s closest friend and the wife of University president Alva Woods.

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