John Lawrence Vick Bonney (born October 10, 1875 in Baltimore - died February 12, 1934 in Columbus, OH) was president of the Virginia Glee Club during the Glee Club 1897-1898 season and was also a member during 1896-1897. While a law student at the University of Virginia, he was a member of the German Club, V.V.V. Dramatic Club, Delta Kappa Epsilon, Thirteen Club, Eli Banana, Z Society, and captain of the baseball team, and served on the executive committee of the General Athletic Association. He was also voted "most popular man in college."
Bonney became president of the Bonney-Lloyd Company, based in Columbus, OH. On February 12, 1934, he shot and killed himself in the basement of his Columbus home.
- ↑ "John L. V. Bonney". http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=46301039. Retrieved 2012-04-02.
- ↑ Corks and Curls. 11. 1898. pp. 190-191. http://books.google.com/books?id=6ahVAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA190#v=onepage&q&f=false.
- ↑ "Takes Own Life". Hamilton Daily News Journal: p. 1. 1934-02-12. http://newspaperarchive.com/hamilton-daily-news-journal/1934-02-12.