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1932. Orators: W. M. Grogan, Eu.; B. L. Davis, Phi. Debate.
Query: Resolved, That the present system of national advertising is
detrimental to the best interest of the American people. Affirmative-A.
V. Washburn, Phi.; T. C. Brown, Phi.; Negative-W. H. Ford, Eu.; H.
H. Deaton, Eu.
(J. M. Broughton speaks)
1933. Orators: I. B. Jackson, Phi.; Zon Robinson. Eu. Debate.
Query: Resolved, That the budget of the State of North Carolina
should be balanced on the plan proposed by Attorney General D. G.
Brummitt. Affirmative-C. U. Harris, Jr., Eu.; W. O. Rosser, Eu.;
Negative-W. S. Buck, Phi.; E. L. Smith, Phi.
(B. W. Spilman speaks)
1934. Orators: J. G. Blackburn, Phi.; C. U. Harris, Jr., Eu. Debate.
Query: Resolved, That the powers of the President of the United
States should be substantially increased as a settled policy.
Affirmative Jack Murchison, Phi.; W. R. Dixon, Phi.; Negative-D. G.
Myers, Eu.; J. W. Pearce, Eu.
1935. Orators: Millard Brown, Eu.; J. Glenn Blackburn, Phi.; C. U.
Harris, Jr., Eu.; Howard Williams, Phi. Debate. Query: Resolved,
That the nations should agree to prevent the international shipment of
arms and munitions. Affirmative-H. A. Matthews, Eu.; George
Copple, Eu.; Negative-Alfred Martin, Phi.; Carl Ousley, Phi.
1936. Orators: J. A. Martin, Jr., Phi.; J. E. Lawrence, Phi.; Arch
McMillan, Eu.; Don P. Johnson, Jr., Eu. Debate. Query: Resolved,
That Italy is justified in pursuing a policy of armed conquest of
Ethiopia. Affirmative-J. C. Markham, Phi.; J. E. Knott, Phi.; Negative-
Reade Pickler, Eu.; A. B. Helms, Eu.
1937. Orators: Bobby Helm, Eu.; John Ezell, Eu.; G. E. Motley,
Phi.; T. Sloane Guy, Phi. Debate. Query: Resolved, That the
Government should own and operate all electric utilities. Affirmative
Earle Rogers, Eu.; Arch McMillan, Eu.; Negative-J. M. Hayes, Jr.,
Phi.; J. H. Leonard, Phi.
1938. Orators: Arch M. McMillan, Eu.; R. M. Helm, Eu.; J. S.
Potter, Phi.; P. W. Acree, Phi. Debate. Query: Resolved, That North
Carolina should adopt a unicameral legislature. Affirmative E. P.
Pearce, Eu.; J. S. Ezell. Eu.; _Negative-J. M. Hayes, Phi.; T. E.
1939. Orators: T. E. Worrell, Phi.; H. K. Bailey, Phi.; G. T.
Lumpkin, Eu.; D. P. Brooks, Eu. Debate. Query: Resolved, That the
United States should form an alliance with Great Britain. Affirmative
C. M. Johnson, Phi.; R. H. Brumet, Phi.; Negative-R. A. Goldberg,
Eu.; B. W. Black, Eu.