The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current, March 05, 1907, Image 1
Uhe Bail? IFlebraetmn Vol. VI. No:?jB. UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, LINCOLN, TUESDAY, MARCH 5, 1907. Price 5 Cents TEAM ISELECTtD WISCONSIN DEBATERS FOR THE NEBRASKA CONTE8T CHOSEN. BIG Y.MXA EVENT EIGHTH ANNUAL. BANQUET TO BE GIVEN NEXT FRIDAY NIGHT. BAND INFORMAL i H ' & 1 Three Strong Men Picked From Squad Two Juniors and One Sophomore Debate Will Be Held Apr. 5. Eugene J. Marshall, 1909; Edgar E. Robinson, 1908; and Raymond B. frost, 1908, will represent Wisconsin Jn the Intercollegiate debate with Ne braska at Lincoln, April 5. These men have just been selected by the Badger debating committee, and are regarded as the strongest debaters In the Wis consin school. Two of the Badger debaters are members of the Junior class and one Is a second year student. ' Eugene J. Marshall Is a sophomore and a mem ber of the Philomathlan society. He won the Hamilton oratorical contest for Wisconsin last 'year and was on the victorious joint debating team this year. 'Edgar E. Robinson is a Junior and a, member of the Phllomathla society. He will represent Wisconsin In the Hamilton contest this year. Raymond B. Frost is a Junior and a member of the Athenae society. He participated In the freshman and seml publlc debates and took second place in the last Steensland prlzo contest. Wisconsin expects a hard debate with Nebraska this spring and the Badger debaters are making thorough preparation for the Cornhuskers. The following extract from the Wisconsin Cardinal voices the sentiment of the Badger school: "It is rumored that Nebraska 4s to befenred thfs year and that she real izes 8ht) was not at her best in her last encounter with Wisconsin and Is pro paring to redeem her proBtige. On Bleaching Flour. Dr. Alway, Chemist of the Nebraska Experiment Station, has Issued a bul letin dealing with the subject of the bleaching of flour In relation to public health. . Tho bleaching of flopr Is very gen erally practised In Nebraska. Dr. Alway's conclusions may be summed up as follows: 1. Bleaching has apparently no ef fect on' the bread-making qualities other than to produce a. whlted loaf, 2. Bleaching leaves compounds ,of nitrous ' held In the flouf averaging about4.6 parts, of a nltfjto to X mil Hqri" parts of, flour. , ' . 3. This amount Is p.ar.tlyv eliminated In1 the process of bread making, leav ing the quantity In bread 'so small as tobe entirely nellglble. , Any one desiring a copy may pro cure one by mailing a card, tq the Ex periment Station asking for. press bul letin No.' 24. ' ' y " Attention, 8ophompres! All Sophomores who wish to try ouW for a place on the class basket-ball team will meet in the Armory tomor row at 4 p. m. , '- ' ' Important. The Innocenta will meet at the. Phi Kappa Psl house, tomorrow .evening. Important matters will come before the meeting. FRIDAY, NINE ARMORY. TRACK MEN MEET. Plans Made for Regular Work in Gym nasium and Outside. Some twenty-five or thirty men met In the Armory last Saturday afternoon and were given a preliminary talk on training by Dr. Clapp. Two classes were formed, one of distance men to meet daily at 5 p. m. and work out of doors, and the other of men working on the sprints and field events. Those Included In the distance work are men entering for all runs longer than the 220 yard dash. The others will meet In the Gymnasium Monday, Wednesday and Friday regularly at 4 p. m. and at 2:30 p. m. on Saturday, when Dr. CJapp will give them work of general nature and coach each on his par ticular event. Every man with any ability or ex perience whatever Is urged to get out for Nebraska Is to have a very difficult schedule, and many now men are needed. As soon ns the work is begun outside, all men taking up the work in earnest may be excused from drill, tno attendance at camp win bo com pulsory. NEBRA8KA COAL. Barbour Issues His Report Regarding Mine at Peru. Tho report on tho Honey Creek coal mine has just been Issued by Professor Barbour. Prior to 190G, tho report states, that no bed of coal exceeding eighteen Inches In thickness had been found In Nebraska. On tho eleventh of February, 1906, Stephen George ex posed a bed of coal thirty-four Inches thick on the farm of A. M. Borst, oast of Peru. Now there Is a good mine there, which employs eight men, has two tunnels, and has a dally output of from six to eight tons of average grade bituminous coal. Up tb the present time the output has been about 400 tons, bringing $1,400.00. A bounty amounting to $5,000 has boon, offered by the State Legislature for the discov ery of a thjrfcy-slx inch seam. It is requested that men desiring their track and football sweaters se cure them from Dr. Clapp at once. iOooooooooo6ooooooooeooo Y. M. C A. LINDELL HOTEL FRIDAY, MARCH 8, 8:45 00000000000300 MARCH 8 P. M. 50 CENTS TO GO TO ENGLAND. Professor Wallace Will Make Further Literary Investigations. Professor C. W. Wallace of the De partment of English Literature, will leave for England Immediately upon the close of the presentsomestor to do further research work in the vicinity of the Shakespeare home during the summer. Ho will endeavor while there to finish his extensive history of "The Drama and Stage of Shakespeare's Time." During the past two years, which ho spent in England, Professor Wallace made many valuable discoveries and revelations touching the true history of some of Shakespeare's greatest plays, and it is these discoveries that he is working. Into a valuable book. He will return In time to take up his classes here at the opening of school in the fall. FOOTBALL SCHEDULE. Includes Games With Minnesota, Iowa and Wisconsin. Manager Eager has announced the football schedule for 1907. All tho dates are well filled except for Thanks giving day. Colorado wants that game as do alBo Denver University and tho Colorado School of Mines. How ever, If a game here will necessitate a return game in Colorado, the proposi tion will not be considered. Tho schedule stands as follows: Oct. 5 South Dakota at Lincoln. Oct. 12 Orlnnell College at Lincoln. Oct. 19 Minnesota University at Minneapolis. Oct. 26 Iowa University at Lincoln. Nov. 2 Ames Agricultural School at Lincoln. Nov. 9 Kansas University at Law rence. Nov. 16 Wisconsin University at Madisdh. Nov. 23 Doane College at Lincoln. Nov. 28 Open. Rhetoric 13. The corrected briefs will bo returned at 3 o'clock today at U. 309. M. M. Fogg. BANQUET P. M. '" 0 -75 CENTS Long and Elaborate Program Arranged Professor Maxey Toast-master Governor Sheldon to Come. Next Friday ovonlng In the Llndoll Hotel at 8:45 will bo held tho olghth annual banquet of tho University Y. ' M. C. A. This has been a big ovont givon rogularly ovory year, until last spring, when owing to various hin drances, particularly tho convontlon at Nashville, It fell thru. This year elaborato plans havo been mado for both program and monu, nnd all Indi cations point to tho ovont's bolng an unqualified success. AH who attondod the function two yoars ago are an tlclpatlng much onjoyment at its re currence now planned. The men will gather In tho parlors at a few minutes before the sot tlmo and proceed to tho dining room In n body, where an eight course bnnquet will bo served. Tho management realize the strongth of nn appeal to a man's Insldo life, and this feature bids fair to stand as a mile stono in the college memories of ovory Univer sity man. That the affair will pass off successfully Is still further assured by the fact that Professor Maxoy with his Usual play of gonial, searching wit is to presldo as toast-master. The first one to respond will bo C. M. Mayno, general secretary of the city YM. C, A., whoso Bubject Is, "A Now Stan dard." Anybody who has heard Mr. Mayne speak, when he got up really to say something, knows what is com ing. His talk will be followed by a selection from a quartetto composed of Messrs. Ireland, Hlgglns, Wlldman, ahd Agee. Two other men will then respond toasts, T. A. Brown talking on "Cornhuskers," and Arthur Jorgensoh on "A College Man's Ideals." - The quartette will furnish more music, and tho" final response will bo mado by Hon. E. P. Brown who speaks on "The College Man In Public Life." Gov ernor Sheldon has been Interviewed and has promised to bo present If cir cumstances permit. In a school whoro there aid so fow opportunities for the student body to get together in a social way this, event should be heralded as a rare occasion. It Is not to be restricted to men In tho association at all, but every man now In the University or any alumnus will, be cordially welcomed. Now men will be surprised at the spirit manifested. Tickets are now 'on sale and cost seventy-five cents. - May Music Festival. The second Annual May music festi val will be held In Lincoln on May 22 and 23. As a year ago, the famous Theodore Thomas Orchestra has' been secured for this, the greatest music festival held In Nebraska. Two short choral works will bef given, viz., "Pair Ellen" by Max Bruch, an ''Weddln'g Feast" 'by Coleridge tayldr. The fes tival chorus will commence' work 'at " i once. See our fine line of Nebraska pins'' at tho Co-op. .trfitiftiU&fc&' S,ilf jJiSr vUAWJAJ aiJMhMa- 'ftja bS JgJaA. ?&,'. '. j!et-jja ' A c. . v i -fcl. i.i-i ., .Ji. .. .JU. .jAlUkVk.. ' - .'' HMWfc aO tf.