Tag Archives: Alfred J. Hanna

The First College Color: Oleander Pink

This keepsake in the Archives, decorated with faded pink ribbon, tells the story of Rollins’ first College color, oleander pink, and how it came to be replaced with the blue and gold that we know today.  The text on the … Continue reading

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Flight Into Oblivion

The first edition of Flight Into Oblivion (1938), by Rollins Professor Alfred J. Hanna In 1971 Joan Baez recorded her top-five hit, The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down.  It opened with the lines: Virgil Caine is my name, and … Continue reading

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