Excerpt from Jambalaya, 1912, Vol. 17
In the annual meetings of the Educational Associations his work is important, be ing President of the Art Section of the Southern Educational Association, a member since its foundation of the Louisiana Art Teachers' Association, and a member of the Royal Society for Encouragement of Art, Manufacturing and Commerce. 'he is also a master member of the Boston Society of Arts and Crafts. He is a charter member, and one of the original executive committee, of the Round Table Club, and is Chair man of its Art Committee.
As a student of art, he has traveled with his wife in various parts of Europe, as well as this country and Mexico, notably England, France, Germany, Spain and Italy, where he has prepared himself with observation of the masterpieces of art 'to lecture on Architecture, Sculpture, Painting and A'rt - craft, and is widely known as a lecturer in the South. He will, this coming summer, conduct an art study tour in Europe for the Bureau of University Travel.
In the field of Art-craft-design he is an acknowledged authority, after twenty five years of conspicuous achievement, and his work will have wide inﬂuence in placing the rigorous discipline of such work, as he conducts it, high in the creditable subjects in college courses.
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