In Memoriam: Harry Philpott

Dr. Harry M. Philpott, influential and beloved president of Auburn University from 1965-1980, passed away early Monday morning. He was 90 years old. I met Dr. Philpott a year or so back. He told me to “keep on truckin’.”

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Gov. George Wallace and Dr. Phipott, 1973 AU Homecoming game – photo by B. Ashmore
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