An Alpha man welcomes the coming of age. It frees him. It allows him to assume the upper hand and teaches him when to step aside and allow the students he mentored, to become leaders. This is how his legacy is made.
3 of the original founders "Jewels" of Alpha Phi Alpha (1906) at the 1927 General Convention in Chicago, IL Left to Right: Jewel Brother George Biddle Kelley, Jewel Brother Nathaniel Allison Murray and Jewel Brother Henry Arthur Callis