Roi Ottley Collection  

St. Bonaventure University

Ottley at St. Bonaventure

Although Ottley came to St. Bonaventure on a track scholarship, he made considerable contributions to the university both athletically and culturally.  Below is a letter to the editor that Ottley wrote to The Bona Venture on December 9, 1927.


In his freshman year, Ottley became the staff artist for St. Bonaventure's literary magazine the Laurel.  Even after Ottley departed St. Bonaventure for Michigan, the Laurel continued to use some of his illustrations for several years.  The following are a few of Ottley's cartoons...     


Last updated: 05 December 2011

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