The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current, December 16, 1905, Image 1
'X'' r U j .. V' ' '4 r Vol.V. No, 55. ' , UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, LINCOLN, SATURDAY, DECEMBER t6i J905. Price 5 Cents ' . '1 1 .'''' . - I , , i , i i i a 1 k. y PROf.WYERLEAVES ACCEPTS 'POSITION A8- ' , ,-. ENCE LIBRARIAN. REFER- Redents -Accept Professor Wyer's Res Ignaile'n at the Meeting Yesterday r . tp. ;Leave January 1, .1906. n if ? .n u , H It it it. it it it it It It it H MEN'S MASS MEETING OLIVER THEATRE SUNDAY, 3 JO P, 1VL Professor Wyer, who has been libra rian at the University of Nebraska for the oast eight years, has. handed his sreslgnatlon to the Regents and the "sairiehas been accepted. This resig nation Is to take effect on the first of; January, 190t, and hh? work-at the . New York State Library begins Im mediately. He will hold the position as reference librarian in the New York library, and will also bo a member of the faculty of the Now York. Stat Library School, the greatest of its typo In America. His salary is much greater at this new position; '.Since Professor Wyorcame tp Ne braska the University library has been doubled in size andImportahce. Eight years cago the library was limited to 35,000 volumes, while today the library contains 70,000 -volumes. Besides this he has been very instrumental in.bulld ing up the different .departmental libraries. He haB hadhorougb. s.u-, : Dorvisiori over theVlibrary? bimgur. "ceasing agenti spending $60,00.0. In tho, eight years for", books, pr a.n average of Vaoout :?8,06p annually." Hd'ha8 ?weawklttt!egAjr sires, but has given hid time ;ahqLLJya ergies unsparingly to make tho TTnl voslty of Nebraska library on&eJriaw best In the country. Ho has also. had. ' classes in bibliography, reference, library economy. Wijllo- In Lincoln, Professor Wyer hasr served "three years on the board -of 'trustees of the City Library asso ciation, and has also "been a member of tho State Library Commission?--As, n. University man ho has been one of the most loyal Nebraska has over had. He has been a member of tho Board of Directors of the Dally Nobraskan and. has backed the Dally financially, being Its foster father In several casea. Be sides this, he has been a member of tho Athletic Board for many years and as-a- football enthusiast he could always bo relied upon for loyal sup port. He haB been the leader of many football rallies In the past few years, Professor Wyer received his degree from the.Universlty oMlnnesota, and " from here-ho wont to Albany, Tow Ybrkr where ho graduated from .tho New York State Library School. After graduation" ho spent a year on the staff of, this Bchool. ' Immediately after this he' came to Nebraska, and. has r been here ever since, except for four months in the preBont year which ho spent In the city library at Louisville, Kentucky. Tho regents granted him a innvA of absence for this time, and while he desired a permanent leave It was not granted. . Nebraska in losing Professor Wyer loses a man wjjich she will find a hard time In replacing. To secure a man with, equal carefulness In, his work and interest in the University at large means a great deal. What Professor "Wyer has had has been Nebraska's, I R A. OTT "The Abundant Life" it it it it it It it it it it n it it It it it it it It It It 1! s BOARD OF REGENTS HOLD LAST MEETING YEAR OF THE Many Important Subjects Taken Up Status of Fraternities in Ne- braska Discussed. and ttfls Is the spirit that accom plishes most for tho school. Tho suc cessor to tho position of librarian Is not known, but It quite likely stands between two very prominent appli cants. - ' Btandl0aM( !- t Annual Art Exhibition. The Twelfth Annual Art Exhibition of the Nebraska Art Association will open December 26f 1905, and close Jan uary 13, 1906. A large' .part of tho pic tures have been selected, from the Art Exhibition at the Chicago Art Inatl tute, which is a' sufficient guarantee of tho high excellence of the exhibition. The reat of the pictures will be dare fully selected by Mlsa Cora Parker from the best New York, Philadelphia, and Boston artists. It is doubtful whether-Jtho.patrons of this art ox-; b.ibltlpa.fully realise. ..the hlghu ai'd maintalned byTrfceBe-art Tho. fact J'a.tha the -votf. beat plctui f romtiieMrerjr .best .American . artlsU Hre" better exhibition will be found an whore-in the cormtry th from year tp.yoar by tho.JMobraska Association. Edward VH. BarnardJa this year sending ton of his pictures as a collection which will bo a most Interesting feature of tho exhibition. The following list of names is a guar antee to all art lovers- of tho high character of tho exhibition: Chlldo Hassam, Prank W. Benson, Carlson, TSakins, Maynard, Irving R. Wiles, Halo, Rosoland, and many othors of .equally high merit. Arrangements have been made for art lectures every other evening during the entire, art exhibit. The names of the speakers and-tho subjects that they will talk on will bo published as a part of the art catalogue. No ineanB will bo spared to make the exhibit interesting, entertaining and Instructive. Nebras ka teachers, of all other people, can least afford to miss this Exhibit. Tho. gallery will bo especially attrac tive, this year owing to tho fact that the,ABsoclatiqn has assisted in putting into It a large number ot-moat beauti ful casts which add materially to the artistic effect. Arrangements have been mndo by which all Of the teachers in atten dance upon tho Nebraska State Teach ers' Association can be provided with Reason, tickets gooddurlng the" -mooting of tho Association, for60 cents. When It is known that this is tho. amount that Is charged for ono ad mission, it will be realized how much the Association appreoiates the pa tronage, Bupport, and co-operation of the Nebraska State Touchers' Associa tion. University Journal. Reception to Y. W. C. A. Tho reception to be given this even ing by tho members of tho Y. M. C. A. to the fair co-eds who constitute the Y .W. C. A. will occur in the Armory itfstAl.of in tho Art Hall, as originally do'd. No definite program for the frtalnment of. the guests has boon ffbuncedbut it is contain .that'ibioe Tho board of rogonta hold tho last mooting of tho year yostorday In Chancellor Andrews' office. All the mombors of tho board woro prosont, Including Regents Rich and Teeters, who attended their last mooting, as Choir torms end December 31. This meeting of the board was to have taken place last Tuesday, but had to bo postponed. v Many matters of prima Importance woro taken up by the board, and a stronuous effort was made to socuro a report of the'moctlng for this issue of the "Nobraskan." Tho mooting was prolonged until after six o'clock, howovor, and although Secretary Dales Immediately sot to work with a stenographer, ho announced that ho could not give us a roport before eloven o'clock, which was two hours after tho last copy must bo In for tho "Nobraskan." Ho refused to even glvo a brief synopsis of tho decisions of tho (board on two important points. lj$ Is " understood that among the matters taken tip was the question of the BtatuBof fraternities, at Nebraska. At'thf last meeting of tho'Voard.tlils t ! "" i. i-i IliiW L ' -' ' SJiii V " iU-Ti 'SSSfi? ma&r was' mscuBsett 'and the Chan. Uus efficient committee fiavJhjr'tlreireT r&viii'i. jljU'ImA-?' ml-j&lJs . '-jl 'iMw jiiii-1 JtV,u 0K v,,0iF,l.Vu.'V, y " )oth, asMyjiiaili itTlii should mako it a bopreserit, tho men to .assist 4' " . -'-.'- . ;" in uiir eacerfainmonc, tne women to enjoy themselves watching the "men tyy to carry.tfireo glasses of Ice with out spoiling :th,elr clothes. The doings will, begin prolnptly at half past eight, and "there will bo no pause in the sport untU late In the evening, when the only genuine Santa Clause has distributed all his presents. Reception to Freshman Girls. The reception to tho freshman girls to bo given by the members of the three, upper classes, which was to have been given In tho Art Hall, haa been changed to the Armory, but will begin at the same time. Each upper Class girl Is supposed to. Bee to It that a freshman gets to the reception and! haB a good time, With this plan, the reception should bo an unquallflpd.suct cess. A young womanto.shbe, SoroBls. elded yesterday. l Rogers & Perkins Co.. 1129 O Street : i Ltd iJiUm-'aamk 'wav of treat. ing with .the fraternity '.Qyli5rpro laont inember, pi the .faculty told a "Nobraskan" reporter, tho other day tat thoTeylls had progreesod ,oo far, however, 'and that the, regents were determined to banish all fraternities from tho institution. , Whether thoy took the. action or decided to delay . flhal decision until the next meeting we could not learn when our forms wore mado up. Another matter of some Interest which was probably taken up was tho quostlon of tho supervision of tho "Nobraskan." At tho tneetlng of the regents last April a body of resolu tions wob passed placing tho paper un- , der the absolute control of a publica tion board of faculty, members and ignoring tho rights of tho corporation a ' owning it. The board of 'directors have decided' to suspend publication unless they aro given .complete control again, ' arid the question was to bo Anally do- - it it it it it it it it it it it it it it it it it STUDENTS' DEBATING CLUB SPECIAL "CO-ED" PROGRAM SATURDAY, DECEMBER SIXTEEN it Union-Hall All Invited.! )f V J.AJ.VTAA- A. T VX, V'4( it -,.'. I " .'.......... 1 . J. - . . .... ........ ., . . $(J()f()CW'' ,H " W f WWVJ3IJH)I Dramatic Clubr" . m ' " The Dramatic Club hold its -.first' meeting since the' admission of the new members at the home of Miss Ruth Balloy last eVenlng. , A, charac ter sketch by Miss Edholm and Mr. Koyser was to have been presented, but owing to the death of the latter'a father, had to be postponed. A few impromptu scenes were given, how oyer, and tho largo number present had "a royal good time. i . . i Kathorlne Varusky, '04, is. teaching In the high school at Elk Point, South Dakota. T v . ' Eat'fet the' Unl. Music Cafe. ' ' XI n I . 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