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About The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current | View Entire Issue (Dec. 10, 1907)
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Vol. VII. No. 52.
UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, LINCOLN, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, i90l.
Price 5 Cents.
THIRD JUDGE FOR NEBRASKA
IOWA DEBATE CHOSEN.
Nebraska Team Will Leave for Min
nesota Next Wednesday Afternoon
Mr. Bryan to Preside Here.
From present indications the dobnto
next Friday ovcnlng will have a-record"
Breaking attendance., inose in cnargo
ostimnto that at least a thousand peo
ple will bo present, which Is an In
crease ot several hundred over the at
tendance of last year. All 11Tc seats
oh the main floor and the first row In
the balcony havo been reserved nrid
are selling very rapidly. Tho Davis
son Literary Society at the State Farm
has broken all rocords by sending In.
In orddr for 104 scats. The Union
and Palladlan Societies have ' ad-
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THE TEAM THAT
Journed tholr regular- Friday evening
meetings and will attend tho debate
In force. Orders for Beats aTo dally
being received from different high
Bchooia of tho stato who wish to havo
representatives at' tho debate.
judge fpp-the NobFaka-Uor
Iowa dobato. who has Just been chos
en, Is Professor Isador 1.00b Ph. D
of tho University of Missouri. Pro
fessor Loeb has been prominently
co'nnected with debating at the UnU
ver.slty of Missouri for several years
and Is in overy way flttod to make
an excellent Judge. Ho Is tho pro
fessor (of Political Science, and one
of the most prominent men In the
v Uulvul'Bliy. jrU6" third judge for the
InnoflotaJNcbraaka . , flgltnicliuB PH
yet been chosen
The press this year has been tak
ing moro than, usual notice of tho
, work dono in debating nt tho Univer
sity of Nobrasko. In last Sunday's
Omaha Boo tho pictures r Iho iie
braskn, 'debaters "wwre given togolher
wlttfalonEiaccountJofUio growth of
debating at Nebraska. Tho pictures
'of Iho debaters 4w.er6 also published
. , (Continued on page 3.)
Statement Shoeing Number of Schol
are Issued. ,
A statement of tho Ithodcs scholars
and of tho enti'c iUiodes scheme, hns
Just been Issued by tho Rhodes trust,
embracing a complete ropoit of the
scholars now In rosldence nt Oxford.
At tho beginning of tho October term,
1907, thoro woro 157 In actual resi
dence and three absent on account, ot
Illness. In lflOG, 28 now 'scholars
wore oloctcd from different parts of
the world, but none (rom the United
States. Jn 1007, however, of tho soy.
onty-throe elected. for-ty-flv vorc
from- the UnirctT'Stntes. and tho re
minder -from Australia, Canada,
South Africa, Newfoundland and Ger
many. Tho students nre distributed over
various departments of study, tho
largest number In any due courso bo
Ing thirty In Jurisprudence Thoro
arc twenty In nntural science eigh
teen In Bngllsh literature, theology
mathematics and modern languages.
At the close of tho year of I00G-7,
tho group of scholars elected fh 1004
completed their three-year courso.
THE NEBRASKA -DEBATERS
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WILL MEET MINNESOTA AT MINNEAPOLIS
W. R. KINO R. A. VAN ORSDEL
Of tho seventy-three in this group, two
died during resldonce, several contin
ued their work, sovoral woro unablo
to tlnla.li and tho remainder took tho
examinations, receiving honors In tho
final honor schools an dexamlnntlons
l-d.ogro first, second.
third and fourth classes) diplomas In
economics; D, literature dogreo, and
Six Rhodes scholars, all South
Africans, played on" tho rugby foot
ball team, and W. W. Hosklns, one
of them, wrfs elected captain of tho
The next qualifying oxamlnntlon
will lin hold nn'thn 21st nnil 22nd of
Jmrnary ," 1908rTrt.tho vnrlumr-ccnterB,'
throughout tho United States, and
of Information - concerning tho
scholarships may bo obtained on ap
plication to the ofneo of tho truBt,
Soymour House, Waterloo pla6o,
Prof. Samuel Avory speaks this
morning at Convocation on tho sub
ject: "The Chemist and his rotation
to tho public'
Masquerade Friday. Evening a Big
Tho Senior masquerade Friday
night was the most unique affair that
hns been held nt the 'University this
year. Tho costuming was. elaborate,
all disguises being excellent Cow
boy glrlH, cavnllors and wltrhoH,
country aunts and Turkish seers
wero mingled together In a vnrl-col-ored
The prl7.es for costumy wont '
Maud Couituri tlnrTountry Aunt;
-Ulnldrittr Denny and Lnurn Rhodes,
the Insepernblo Witches; Beth Hus
ton, tho Lady of Ixmg Ago; (lien
Mnson, the Moorish pi rate; and Uy-
ron Eaton as George Washington.
Somo of tho cowboy and tramp cos
tumes were excellent, Hud Uergqulst
made a hit ns Hans Chermnny.
Prof. Iiwronco Fossler returned
from Codnr Rapids, Iown, Buncfiy
whero ho attended tho funeral of tho
lato I'rof. o. I). Ilrbek on Friday,
The attendance nt the funeral was
very largo and the tloral offerings pro
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L. J. WEAVER C. C. McWHINNEY
Football Men to Be Feasted by Man
ager of Windsor.
The manager of the Windsor hotel
will banquet the football men who
wqro on the training table this fall.
Tho feast will be given at tho Wind
sor Tuesday evening, Decembor 17th.
Tho training tablo was maintained
At the Windsor hotel this fall and
Mr. A, D. Calkins, manager of tho
popular hostelcry, is tendering this
banquet to tho Cornhuskers to show
his appreciation of tho brilliant record
thoy made this season.
?he annual Gorohuske bannuo
will bq held at tlrq Lincoln Saturday,
eemi)entn. '-' i----
The best oyster slew ln-lho city Is
Jhnt served at The Boston Lunch.
Discount on nil Shoes, 'Sanderson's
"Pete" Edgorton, '07,Jia8 gone to
BENNETT 8AY8 BEST MEANS
REeT WITH UNIVERSITIES.
Critic Believes That Only by a" Crea
tion of aT.rafnd PI ay-going
Body Can S'tage be Improved.
JamoH O'Dnnnoll Honnott. drnmatlc
Crltle of the Hecord-llej;ald. lecturing
InThlcngo last week on "How" to See
n Piny," stated that If tho stago of
today Is to be uplifted, tho best means
of doing so Hoh In the colleges and
universities ot the country. 'Noth
ing," ho Hays, "Is to bo expocted from
the stago managers, who will respond
only to the dollar bill. Their excuse
Is voiced 'In the cry, 'Wo glvo 'em
wh.nt.Jhoy want.'- In a way thoy sponk
tho truth. It is bocauso tho average
standard of what a play should bo s so
,3 ..fti "
low that wo who asplro to better things
must work for them diligently All
this Joy and Interest In the drama, all
this beautiful enthusiasm must not re
mntn misunderstood or rather under
rated. " J
"It Is only by the crcntlun. of a
trained play-going body that tho stage
may bo Improved. In "a. democracy,
reform never comes from long-organ-(zed-Institutions,
but must orlglnato in
a small, newly-formed group, and bo
tho JLheatra will bo reformed through
presentations, often faulty, always
worthy, in small halls and on out of
tho way platforms. The ridiculous"
complaint of tho tired business man,
gjyo way to the c?.rgaitorR0.0!.Sou.nL
nut -uuiiiuiuuu uuviuuit, uuu kiuui vib-
dom which Is voiced In tho cry, 'Iot
ub learn how to live:
"Tho collegian . Is apt to adopta"
sncrclllou8 attitude Joward modern
productions. It Is only' by careful, lov
ing, diplomatic work thattho play
house can bo reformed. If you refuse
altogether to sympathize with the
crowd, tho crowd will novor sympa-
HJonunuea on t'ago i.) y
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