Monthly Archives: March 2013


Toasting the Old South Barracks

By | March 17th, 2013|

They don't make men like Alden Partridge any more. And nobody makes toasts like he did. Here are three toasts offered by Partridge and met with raised glasses by the corps during a Fourth of July banquet (year unknown)...

A Word From Major General Ernest N. Harmon

By | March 10th, 2013|

Below are a few interesting excerpts from Major General Ernest N. Harmon's address to the Newcomen Society on October 6th, 1951, in Northfield, Vermont. Harmon was introduced by the Honorable Stanley C. Wilson - former Governor of Vermont and Chairman of the Norwich University Board of Trustees. I'll scan the [...]