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About The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current | View Entire Issue (May 26, 1904)
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VOL. IIL NO. 155.
UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, LINCOLN, THURSDAY, MAY 26, J904.
PRICE 3 CENTS
RECORDS AT HAND
DEFENDS PRES; McLEAN.
Track Men Preparing to Meet
From all reports coming from South
Dakota the team Intro has not done
a well as our men. They were pretty
badly defeated on the loth ly the
Brookings Agricultural College Their
sprinters do not appear to he very
fast, an Brookings took most of these
events. . .Comparing these with our
records, tho home men should win
most oL them.
The'mlle run was won In 5:15, while
States made It In 4:42 last Saturday
The 100-yard dash was won in 10 3-5.
82yard .In 23 2-5. by the Brookings
saen, so that Nebraska should take
f rat and second In these events. They.
however, won the hammer throw at
117 feet, which means a close contest
in that ovent. In the discus throw
Jfeey ma.de 98 feet, and about 34 feet
ip the shot put.
U Is expected Ha user will win first
in both hurdle- races.
South Dakota may take the broad
jump from us as their man has made
21 -feet, 5 inches.
On the whole Nebraska ought to
win the meet handily, although a team
can Improve wonderfully In the space
Of throe weeks.
In the meet Monday Nebraska ought
to show marked superiority: ' The
showing made against Minnesota was
consistent with the true (lass and
speed of our men when they are in
their best form. In fact it was the
first try-out that they have had In
Which it vraa possible for them to show
their true form and the effects of heir
Tho last time we met South Dakota
we were outclassed, but at the coming
meet it is more than, probable that
Nebraska will show up to much better
effect. The comparison of records cer
tainly argues weff for us. and these
ran not deceive to such an extent as to
turn the balance against us.
Nfext Monday our baseball men will
Ejplay two games with the brawny men
from Havelock. Last jear our team
defeated the Havelock mon quite hand
ily. This year the Law team has lost
several well played games to them.
Havelock, however. ,plays a ttrong
game of ball throughout the whole sea
son Thoy bad -a-rattling-good-toam
last year, and the games Monday ought
to bo good ones.
Considerable interest has been man
ifested In tho great dual meet between
Vale and Harvard last Saturday, in
which Yale was the winner by a score
or 57 7-12 tp 46 -7T2. Four dual records
were broken In the two mile run. the
jl20-yard hurdles, the shot-put and the
hammer throw. The time for the two
mile run was 9 minutes 51 1-5 sec
onds, and for the 120-yard hurdles. 15
3-5 seconds. The distance ror tne nam-
mer throw was 143 feet 8 1-4 Inches.
ind for the shot-put. 45 feet 1M- Inches.
cause of this meet Yale and Harvard
ire tied in the number of meets won.
Mr. C, B. Pornell. E. E.. and Mr.
A. Sheldon, M. E.. boin or wie
class of '190B, have been elected to
Frank B. Lee, successor to F. T.
Jhepard, public stenographer, mlmeo-
iphlQK. Special rates to stuaoms.
)l-50t RIchar Blk. Phone, Auto
SUMMER VACATION IN COLORADO
.ow Excursion Hates this Hummer via
the Rock Island System.
WritA for rates and a beautifully 11-
llnstratcd bQoU descriptive of Colorado
scenes and scenery. -
F. H. Barnes. U. v. a..
1045 O Street. Lincoln.
Grads Will Sport on
Campus June 8th.
Tin following is the piogiain of the
annual Alumni Reunion, whlrh will 1p
held at the University Wednesday,
Class I reakf'asts. SCO to 10:0 da in.
"Annual address, "Prophets and
Prophecy." by Jesse H Holmes, Ph.
I), ( Ijss of 'SI. professor Biblhal his
tory, Swathmore college, Swathmore,
Pa 1-30 to 11:30 a m.
Business meeting. 11:30 to 12:00 m.
(Mass dinneis and reunions 12.00 to
2:00 p m
CJrand festhal of all alumni. Univer
sity form. 2:30 to S:00 p. m.
Invents in various sports: Basket
ball, baseball, foot race&, tennis, hoiue
shoes, guessing on weight of stock.
exhibits of stock.
Farm lunch, with taosts, 5:00 p. ra.
John A. Magulre. '98. president.
J. A. Barrett. '88. Sec. and Treas.
H. W. Caldwell, S0r chairman of
Tho furm will belong to the alumni
for the day. There will be continuous
carriage serice In waiting for view
ing tho farm, and splendid- car service
Is promised to cairy alumni to the
farm, starting from the postoffice at
frequent iutervals. deception rooms
and rests rooms have been provided
for that afternoon, where guests may
gather to renew old friendships. There
will be no charge for supper, all ex
penses, aside from t tte ge,nerous hos
pitality -or the state rra "hosts, being
met from the Alumni treasury. It Is
expected that all good alumni will pay
the annual dues of 50 cents.
Rates of ono far and a third from
Nebraska points have been granted,
going June tl. 7, and 8. and good until
and im hiding June 10.
L. H. S. Alumni Banquet.
The committee which has In charge
arrangements for the banquet of the
Lincoln high school alumni, to be held
at Fraternity hall on Friday. June 3.
urges that every alumnus make it a
point to be present, as the immediate
success of the enterprise, as well as
the permanency of the association, de
pends on the Interest shown in sut h
a leuniou. There has been a notable
lack of Interest In the past few years
This is perhaps due to the- fat t that
the banquet as originally instituted
waa given nil loaniiiclL 1q darning,
a form of amusement which the older
members do not enjoy. "This pleasant
feature will be eliminated by the judi
cious. arrangemcntlf the program. A
reception committee has been appoint
ed and the reception rooms will be
open at 7:30. At 8:30 an elaborate ban
quet will be served, which will be
followed by a number of toasts. Mr.
Dean Ringer will act as toastmaster.
Those desiring lo dance at 10:30 will
be supplied with a: good program of
Mr. Walt's best music. Kveryone
should be there, if only for a part of
the evening. Tickets, one dollar and
fifty cents, of the committee or at the
high school. Remember the date.
New Periodical Obtained.
The first number of the new period
ical The Journal of Experimental Zo
ology, has arrived at tho University.
It is a large octavo In form, with 105
pages and many figures. The namo of
Dr. Henry B. Ward appears among
I ho collaborators. The Journal will b
published quarterly at Baltimore, and
includes only papers embodying orig
inal research of an experimental na
ture. When making graduation presents,
whether they be ' books.' monogram
stationery, pictures, or burned wood
novelties, don't forget that the Lln
eqln Book Store carries the moBt
artistic and original lines in the city.
An Opinion from Iowa Concern
ing Difficulties There.
Few authentic opinions have ome
fiom the University of Iowa concern
ing the difficulty In which President
MacLean has been involved Hence
the following from the Dally low an
may pioe interesting to those who
km w i'resid nt MacLean when at this
"The widespread circulation of re
ports both pro and con concerning
President Maclean have resulted In
nothing but a wild chaos of press dis
patches and denials. That thiB attack
should be made by an alumni oigani
.ation is uncertain and Improbable
slnco it lacks the judiciousness and
sano policy which generally charac
terize the proceedings' of any alumni
body. That It might b the attack of
an individual inspired by a personal
motive is hard to believe for such an
attack to receive credence at all should
be signed. Thus far to all appearances
It seems to be another outbreak of yel
low journalism Tho untrutnful quot
ing of the University faculty and their
prompt denial of any statement what
soever and the Impossibility of finding
the source or foundation of the many
reports would seem to demand that'
public opinion be suspended and no
ciedence at all be given to such vague
and unauthorized reports. When dol
lars and cents appeal more to such
journalism than honor and truth It Is
difficult tor one to keqrfr silent. In a
land where Tree speech 'and the liberty
of the press is maintained it is not
strange that a few abnormal species
should result once In a while. It is a
matter of evolution Blmply. Not until
public sentiment maintains a stricter
censorship upon its own credulity will
we ever hope to be freo of bucIi. The
higher ono proceeds In the scale of life
the fewer parasites one finds in evi
dence. But the virulence and tenacity
of the few, however. Is startling. For
once In the history of the world let the
human race condemn sueh Utrdealrable
Prize For Essay. ' "
Tho Consumers' League of the city
of New York offers a prize of fifty
dollars ($50.00) for the best essay on
"The Consumers' League." It must
treat of the Consumers' 1-eague. its
principles, aims, methods and field of
.action aw well a-gUo-practial-jaig
gtstions for the immediate extension
of its work.
The competition Is open to women
students, graduate or undergraduate,
who are engaged In work at any col
lege In the United States.
Mr. John Graham Brooke, the presi
dent or the National Consumers'
Lea cue: Mrs. Florence Kelley, the
secretary; and Prof. Charles Zeublln,
of Chicago University, have consented
to act as judges.
The publications of the league will
be found in the college library.
Essays must be submitted before
May 1st. 1905. to The Consumer's
League Prize Competition. 105 East
22d St.. New York City.
Dr. Moody Visits Uni.
Dr. Robert O. Moody, head of the
Hearst Anatomical laboratory at Cal
ifornia, visited at the University Tues
day. He will deliver, the commence
ment oration for the Medical College
at Omaha Thursday evening. While
here he visited The Nebraskan office
In company with Dr. Ward. He ex
pressed himself as highly pleased with
our University and was enthusiastic
in his praise of the fine personality of
Chancellor Andrews. The topic of nls
address Thursday night will be "Re
search and Medicine."
8pecial rate to students at Hendry's.
Cadets Go Into Camp at York
Under Weeping Skies.
I I'toni our Stuff Correspondent. Camp
K. Benjamin Andrews )
York, Neb.. May L'... 1 9lM
The bouillon of cadets arrived hufe
ly at York at S p. m.. Tuesday evening,
and immediately marched to Camp An
drews The camp Is located on a pret
ty slope, one-half mile southwest of
York, near the city park. The camp'
was In readlnoKs and the cadets ttft
hum.'d the strenuous duties of camp
life In true Htyle. A soaking rain was
the only feature of the first twenty
four hours. The guard house Is well
filled and "roustaliouts" are numer
ous. The following order was issued
by Commandant Chase:
Special Orders No. 22
1. The camp of Instruction of the
battalion, established at York. Neb.,
will be known as Camp Andrews. In
honor of the Chancellor of the Uni
vtirlty 2. The Commandant desires to, call
-the attention of the cadets to the fact
that the camp 1b csabllshed for the
purpose of instruction, and it Is expect
ed, and all cadets will be required, to
observe strictly ail camp orders and
regulations. No cadet will be allowed
to leave camp without the authority of
the Commandant. Ay misconduct on
tW&rart of any cadet in or out of camp
will result In his expulsion from the
camp and a special report In his csbp
will bo made to the chancellor. By or
der of CAPT. CHASE.
The following will be the dally pro
gram at camp:
5:40 First call, reveille.
i: 00 Reveille.
(5:30 Mess call.
7:00 Sick call.
7:20 Company drill, first (all.
8:50 Guard mount.
9:10 Adjutant's call.
T):50 Sompany drill, first call.
11:00 First Sergeant's (all.
11:40 Mess Call.
-2r00 Seltool-nrllr : ' -
4:10 Battalion drill, first call.
4:30 Adjutant's call.'
5:20 Dress Parade.
5:40 Adjutant's call.
G: 30 Mess call.
RAYMOND H. M'CAW-
An Error In History Corrected.
The recent article on tjie Morton
History of Nebraska which appeared in
The Nebraskan and which attracted
widespread attention was prepared with
a great deal of care, but one error
Inadvertantly crept In. It was said
that the chapter on the animal life
of Nebraska was written by Professor
1 awrence Fossler. whereas it should
have beep crediled to Professor Law
rence Bruner, the eminent authority on
tbis Bubject. The article in question
was widely quoted and we make this
explanation in justice to Professor
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