Educator. Born– Oct. 12, 1874 in Winchester, Va. Parents– Edward Pendleton and Laura Bertram (Clowe) Swartz. Married– Gertrude Dora (Hobbs) McBrian, May 22, 1902. Education– University of Virginia, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.; studied at University of Chicago. Taught at Winchester, Va.; Ft. Worth, Tex.; Milwaukee (Wisc.) Academy; and at Millsaps College (Miss.); president of Woman’s College of Alabama (now Huntingdon) 1915-1964. Member Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Pi Kappa Alpha, and Phi Beta Kappa.


Who Was Who in America, Vol. 5; Who’s Who of North American Authors; Owen’s Dictionary of Alabama Biography.


On the Characteristics and Use of the Old in the Dramas of Euripides. Nashville; Publishing House of the M. E. Church, South, 1911. (Previously his Ph.D. thesis at the University of Virginia)

Personal and Dramatic Characteristics of the Old in the Dramas of Euripides. S.l.; s.n., 1910.

Typical Analyses of Latin Verbs. S.l.; s.n., 1906.