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About The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current | View Entire Issue (May 2, 1907)
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Qonornl News Paul Q. Burt, 09
RovIowh Qortrudo Mooro, '07
Convocation Laura RhoadOB, '08
Assistant Athletics Miller 8. Bonodlot, '09
ABBt. Gen. Nowb Sidney Q. Evans, '09
Dopartmral....Earl R. Hunt, '08
H. L. Wilson, '09
Guy Montgomery, '09
A. Q. Schrolbor, '07 k
Alexander J. Dunlap, '09
C. C. Hickman, '07
BuBlncBS Manager.... Byron B. Yodor, '08
AsBlstant Manager Gay Hardy, 08
Circulator H. C. Robertson, '09
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Entered at tho postofllco at Lincoln,
Nebraska, as Bccond-clasB mall matter
.under tho Act of Congress of March 8,
THE ELECTIVE 8Y8TEM.
Tho question of the elective system
in collogo as tho basis of the students'
course Is one over which school men
have had a good many rounds of
heated argument. It has its warm ad
vocates and its decided opponents,
each stdo maintaining its position for
or against tho systom completely.
What is a better solution than that
found hero at Nebraska?
In tho University, the plan has been
adoptod, whereby tho student must
got moro than a certain amount of re
quired work, then' he has a remainder
to eject himself. This plan includes
diploma. Tho proscribed course un
doubtedly does them good.
Thero are some credits more easily
obtained than others.
But to havo a university curriculum
entirely prescribed does an injustice
to the ono with real ambitions and
donito plans for realizing them. He
lias little opportunity to follow his fa
vorite subjects. Not that tho student's
oye ought to be fixed solely upon his
after-graduation career, but ho ought
to have something definite In mind re
garding that career. This does not
happen to bo a world simply of the
Consequently, that plan which in
cludes tho greater share of the advan
tages of both systems is to be most
highly commended. Hero is something
at last which can bo boosted, not
Arrangements are now being made
so that the agricultural students will
be able to take considerable more
work at tho State Farm than at pres
ent. This will be a great convenience
to those who now make several trips
a week and who drill at tho University.
The article in the January issue of
the University Studies on "The Influ
once of Crodlt upon thb Level of
Prices" by Mrs. England, has been
highly praiBed by Dr. Arthur Hadley
of Yalo. Ho snys ho cannot accept
the theory as yet, but will study It
This evening tho Senior girls'
veBper service will be given in U.
106 at 6 p. m. Thero will be special
music. High School seniors are in
vited. Tho program follows:
"Past Opportunities". Myrtle Kaufman
"Present Opportunities". .Mary Young
A. L. Cavlness of Fnlrbury was n
Unlvorslty caller Wednesday.
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the advantages of both tho elective
system and that which rigidly pre
scribes all work undertaken, tho; it is
to bo admitted, it does not obviate nec
essarily all tho disadvantages attach
ing to both,
Unfortunately, there are some peo
ple of suillcient years and credits to ob
tain admittance Into the University,
who, nevertheless, havo not attained
judgment or roal maturity enough to
bo able to tell what they want or do
ftvo Intelligently their own Intentions.
Somebody elso has always told them
vhat to do; maybe if thero Is some
body, to take their little hand and
gently guide their footsteps into a
good road, they will grow up some day.
In that case tho University has a great
achievement open to It There are
others, too, with an eye simply on the
A theater building fund haB been
started at the University, of Minnesota,
and the students hope to have a the
ater before long. Tho Dramatic Club
has been giving numerous plays with
a view of raising money for this building.
They Look Good
Very likely you have heard the expression, and per
haps used It yourself: "Oh, he looks good in any
thing," applied In referring to the fellow who always
appears well groomed.
Did you ever stop to consider that the reason for
his stylish, correct appearance Is due, In part, at least,
to the care he exercises In the selection of his
Do you exercise the proper care In the selection of
your clothes? Its our business to assist you In selec
ting a suit that will look good on you that will be
stylish, first of all, and continue looking stylish until
their days of usefulness are over.
KENSINGTON 8UIT8, $15.00 to $40.00.
Magee & Deemer
Kensington Clothes Fit.
Dr. Haggard, 212-213 Richards Blk,
Chapln Bros.,' Florists, 127 So. 12th.
Buy a pin, fob or spoon now at The
University Book Store.
The best place to eat in town Is at
Don's, 114 So. 11th Street
Wbv not take your baths at Chris'
Bath House, corner 11th and P Sts.7
Green's Barber Shops: The Rich
ards, The Mogul. All modern. Best
BASE BALL GOODS
Why did tho Glee Club decorate
with our pennants from the Univer
sity Book Store?
Have you made your spring decora
tions use ono of our pannants. The
University Book Store.
If you have dance programs, tickets
or posters to be printed, go to Mc
Vey's, 125 No. 12th St.
Mrs. M. Allan Camp,, formerly Caro
line Wood, has been visiting Univer
sity friends the past few days.
Tho innoconts held their annual
banquet at tho Lincoln hotel last evening.
Mr. Samuel Hill of , Seattle .wllfl
speak in Memorial Hall on May 9.
His subject Is "Transportation." Mr.
Hill Is a son-in-law of J. J. Hill of
the Great Northern.
Wm. W. Thelsen, '07, has been elec
ted principal of tho high school at
West Point, which is hlB Tiome.
Students wanting profltabld employ
ment during summer vacation call at
245 Windsor this week.
Miss A. E. Soukup. Dressmaker.
Special attention given to students.
1136 O St. Auto 4603.
There Is no time like Harris' time
If your watch Isn't up to date, you bet
ter see Harris, the watch doctor, 1137
Why not get your spring Oxfords
now while you can get a swell spring
sampler at one-half price. Sanderson's.
Students make big money soiling the
Scarborough late maps of Nebraska.
Exclusive territory and free Instruc
tions given. Call for particulars on
J. R. Carrothers, 1815 South St
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Solo Agents for D. & M. Baseball
and Athletic Goods. We also carry the
Spalding line. Special prices to clubs
on bats, balls, mitts and uniforms.
LAWLOR CYCLE CO.
1324 O 8t.
Only bicycle and sporting goods house
on O street
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ttto Troubles Go Off.
Rogers & Parkins
1129 O Strt.
317 South Twelfth St.
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