University Archives, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
Students from the West Tennessee State Teachers College Latin Club performing John Drinkwaterâ€™s â€œA Night of the Trojan Warâ€. The title of the image is "Soldiers on walls of Troy". The names of the actors are not noted on the photograph but the cast included: Ilus, a Trojan Soldier - Louis Peiser; Capys, another Trojan Soldier - George Wortham; An Attendant - Clyde Joyce. The actors are standing on the entrance steps of the Administration Building. The performance of three one-act plays, that also included Mary MacMillanâ€™s â€œAt the Church Doorâ€ and â€œPan or Pierrotâ€, took place on May 12, 1926. The image formed part of a mounted group of eight photographs taken of the performers. See sc.ua.ph03.003_001.006
"A Night of the Trojan War, Latin Club, West Tennessee State Teachers College, 1926" (2021). Campus. 88.
West Tennessee State Teachers College.