This inaugural 37-page issue sets the tone for the issues that will follow, generally including 3 or 4 articles about the people of the region or the college and short contributions found variously under the headings of Personal Testimony, Items,...
Topics include Mountain Types, Mountain Homespun (weaving), addresses given by President Frost and others at the Berea meeting at the Old South Church, and a biographical sketch of John G. Fee. (21 pages)
This issue of The Berea Quarterly is primarily comprised of the article, "Hostile Legislation Against Berea: A Ruthless Hand Stayed By Appeal to the Constitution," a report of the initial events involved with the Day Law.
Topics include Peasons Hall, Young Southern Leaders, the family of Vincent and Jane Morris, Illiteray among Kentucky Whites, and Appalachia America (reprint of Frost's article from Encyclopedia Americana). (31 pages)