As a result of this sad accident class rushes were given up and during the past years, the students by their own action, have abolished hazing.” In the 1911 yearbook there is a page dedicated to this student, with his photograph. 22) 1909 (verified but number not yet entered) White School (Indiana) Hazing and retaliation After some bullies and hazers were reported, or thought to have been reported by Charles Stinson, he was hung upside down and left a long time to dangle. according to the Plymouth (IN) Tribune, March 25, 1909. Merriam, and Aubrey Hatch were found guilty of manslaughter.
(Ernie) Grau, of Wareham, a member of the Class of 1911.Leggett died in a fall into a steep gorge while on a walk in the dark required by fraternity members.Family claims that Leggett was blindfolded were disputed by the chapter.6) 1899 Cornell University (New York) Kappa Alpha Society Pledge Edward F.Berkeley drowned while completing a pledging errand.