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[caption id="attachment_4715" align="alignnone" width="934"] Al Trujillo[/caption] I have lived through 64 D-Days, but not until recently have come to really appreciate its significance. My father served in the Navy during World War II, and yet I could not tell you a thing about what he did and how he felt. He

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a judge weighs the milk output of two dairy cows

What was Aggie Ice Cream before it became famous? Meh, apparently. [caption id="attachment_4463" align="alignleft" width="257"] The Creamery annex in 1924, approximately where the Block A stands today northeast of Old Main[/caption] The 1932 Student Life newspaper reported that the 350 students who daily frequented the college’s cafeteria, only consumed two gallons of

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WWI nurses wear masks and hold plates of food for the sick.

“Instructors are advised to limit their instruction to one of the other branches of our student population, either civilian or military, and are further advised to avoid all public gathering and otherwise render themselves, as far as possible, free from danger of carrying the infection.” – President Elmer G. Peterson, October

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Students at a football game during the Scotsman

You’ve hummed it in the shower, in the car, and walking across the Quad. You’ve bellowed it from the stands in the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum. Admit it. You love performing “The Scotsman.” Well, so do we. And we have for a century. This classic Aggie anthem was penned by agronomy

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