DeKaye, Harland H. (producer and director) Music by Lt. Philip Egner. Lyrics by Paul W. Thompson
Title 'Toodle-Oo' Hundredth Night 1929: A Musical Comedy in Two Acts.
Book Condition VERY GOOD. Pages appear clean. Binding sound. Minor wear to extremities.
Publisher West Point, NY: The Dialectic Society, United States Military Academy
Seller ID 2639017
VERY RARE. Collectors. West Point tradition. National heritage. 1929. Grey 8 3/4 x 11 inches paperback. Stapled binding. Gilt crest of the Dialectic Society embossed to front cover. Black lettering. The word "Hundredth" is misspelled "hundreth." Full-page and smaller ads for Camels cigarettes, The First National Bank at Highland Falls, NY, etc. Full page pencil drawings by James Montgomery Flagg and others. Full musical score with lyrics. 48pp. Put on each year by the West Point Dialectic Society, the event is held in Grant Hall 100 days before graduation (June), and is called the "Hundredth Night." The celebration ended the drabness of winter and consisted mainly of jokes, songs and plays, most of which poked fun at Academy life, its officers and teachers.
History, Music, West Point, hundredth night