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About The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current | View Entire Issue (Oct. 13, 1911)
VOL. XI. ' NO. 14.
UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, LINCOLN FRIDAY OCT. 13, 1911.
Price 5 Cents.
KANSAS AGGIES COMING
8QUAD FROM MANHATTAN MEETS
STRONG LINEUP THIS YEAR
Eleven from Sunflower 8tate Comes
W.lth Well Drilled and Husky
When tho whistle calls for the
starting of tho Cornhusker-Knnsas
Aggie game tomorrow, It will ho no
easy contest, as tho supporters of
Nebraska may have beon thinking,
but a hard strugglo to capture any
touchdowns from tho Manhattun war
riors. Kansas a Strong Team.
Kansas Agricultural had a splendid
team last year and was tho least bit
disheartened this season when tho
coach found ho would have to almost
entirely rebuild his team. But they
nro coming to Lincoln with every bit
as strong a lineup as the one of last
year, and that team walloped vtho
Crelghton University's fast 1910
r eleven by a big Bcore.
Tho Kansas Aggies, who expect to
wallop Kansas Unl this year, have
been preparing to Bond a big delega
tion to root for tho Aggios to the foot
ball field when they moot tho Jay
Cornhuskers Little -Weak.
Coach Stlehm's Cornhuskers aro in
not any too good early season Bhapo
not as good as tho big montor would
like to seo them. Ono big man In tho
backfiold, a heavy experienced man
to put In tho fullback's position so
that Purdy could bo played on tho
'half, would make tho team look much
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VAN DOSHHT WORK
WILL BEGIN ORGANIZATION OF
1912 CORNHUSKER 8TAFF
Dana B. Van Duson, cdltor-in-chlof
of tho 1912 "Cornhusker" has perfect
ed his plans for tho coming book and
has begun to gathor his start about
him. Van Duson has boon paying par
ticular attention to tho dovolopment
of responsibility on tho part of tho
various sub-editors, and has so ar
ranged tho work that tho mon who
havo charge of tho various lines to
bo contained In tho book will havo
to stand or fall on tho work thoy do.
8taff to be Small.
Accordingly tho staff will bo very
small as compared to former yoars
and Van Duson is authority for tho
statomont that only thoso who havo
plenty of timo and onory to glvo,
need apply for positions.
Applications will bo received Satur
day morning next at tho Cornhusker
ofllco in tho basement of tho Ad build
ing. Freshmen and sophomores with
magazino or nowspapor oxperionco
will bo given oncouragomont.
WILL REMAIN AS (OLONFL
A. L. 8MITH TO KEEP POSITION
AT HEAD OF REGIMENT
WILL BE BACK.
Colonol A. L. Smith has decided to
return to Lincoln next somcBter to
pursuo studies in tho modical collogo
in placo of doing his work at tho
Omaha. Ho will remain as oxecutlvo
head of tho cadot regiment. At least
that is tho report that has unofficially
cropped out at military headquarters.
Smith Is taking work at tho Omaha
medical department this semester,
and It was thought that a now colonol
might bo chosen. Cadot officers seem
pleased at tho prospect of his return.
OUTRIGHT JADS SOPHS
18 ELECTED OVER KRU8E AFTER
John L. .Cutrlght defeated Frank
KruBO for president of tho sophomoro
class yesterday aftor a hot light by
a vote of 140-106. Tho sophomoros
hold their olectlon In Memorial hall
Immediately after convocation. About
250 of tho class woro prosont and tho
meotlngfWns a livo ono. Kruso and
Cutrlght aro both woll known and
popular and tho fight was IntoroBting
from tho first. Tho olectlon yoBtor
day was tho climax, and was charac
terised throughout by an intensity of
oxcitomont which has .boon absent
from tho meetings of the upporclass
men. Brannon Presides.
Brannon, tho retiring president, pre
sided over tho mooting.
Richard Stout, a freshman law, nom
inated Cutrlght In an eloquent Bpeoch.
Ho dwolt upon tho qualifications
necessary In a prcsldont and declared
thoso to bo admirably combinod In
his candidate. Cutrlght's nomination
was rocolvcd with vigorous applause.
Clark Dickinson mado a strong ap
peal upon tho fnlrnoBS and capability
of his candidate, and nominated
Frank Kruso. Again tho room rang
with applause. Both candidates woro
brought up on tho platform. Cutrlght
mado a clovor speech upon his inten
tions. Ho declared IiIb willingness to
fall back Into the rank and fllo should
tho class so doslro, and fight for tho
best interests of tho class
Kruso also mado a good talk. Ho
emphasized his Independence of any
organization or support. Ho men
tioned tho Olympics, and declared his
oarncstnoss In proparlng for thorn. Ho
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OLYMPICS TO BE HELD
IN THEJEAR FOTORE
FRE8HMEN IN BATTLE ARRAY
FREE FOR ALL TO BE A BIO EVENT
Two Classes to Have Annual Rough
House on. Nebraska Field,
Backs, left to right E, Frank, Potter, Purdy, O. Frank.
Llne, left to right Mulligan, Harmon, Pearson, Hornberger, Elliott, Anderson, Chauner, Capt. 8honka and
Lofgren, right end, do pot appear In this picture, Warner also Is missing. , r
Olympics Day, whon tho Sopho
moroB and tho Froshmon moot In moro
than mortal combat to prove tho bu
porlority of ono class ovor tho other,
has boon sot for October 28, at Ne
braska Plold. -Tho Olympics will bo
hold In tho morning as tho Nobraska
MIbbouH football gamo Is scheduled
for that aftornoon,
Fivo ovonts will mako up tho pro
gram this year, tho big scrap coming
In tho "Froo for All," a acrap in which
only brickbats and scimitars aro
barred as weapons. Throo boxing
events, light, middle, and heavyweight
and thrco wrestling ovonts In similar
classes, a tug of war, and tho cross
country runs will mako up tho re
mainder of hto program.
Classes to Organize.
Tho two classoB will organizo as
soon as possible, fighting, captains bo
ing chosen by each side. Last year
tho Freshman claBB was so woll or
ganized that thoy trimmed tho sopho
moros, but this yoar tho prosont
Froshman class Is largo in numbers
and with good organization should
mako tho fight a good ono.
Dotall plans for tho big frco-for-all
havo not boon concluded, but It Is
suggested that tho two forcos bo lined
up on opposlto sides of Nobraska
Flold, and tho Bido that has tho groat
or number of men still lnsldo of tho
glvon spaco aftor timo is called wins.
Two out of threo fights won will
Stiehm May Referee; .
A roforoo will bo elected this wook
for tho ontlro day's ovonts and sub
officers will seo that all goes well in
tho fight. Coach ID. 0. Stlohm has
boon suggested for tho chforroferoo
and will probably bo elected.
Dr. G. E. Condra, tho man who orig
inated tho Idea of tho Nobraska Olym
pics, will not officiate this year as
usual, but wild horseB won't pull him
away from that flold to seo tho fun.
Rumor has It that tho Doctor is pull
ing for tho SophomoroB in spirit, but
no's as much In favor of tho Fresh
man mauling tho Sophs as otherwise
8oph8 at Work.
Tho Sophs, will havo a fow days'
start on tholr underclassmen as thoy
havo hold their election and started
tholr organization. But tho Freshlos
can consolo themselves that they will
outnumber tholr oldors,
Tho hog tying number of tho pro
gram, which was ono of tho ovonts of
last year, will not bo Included this
Union Llts Meet.
Tho Union Literary society will;
meet tonight for tho regular .program
and social hour. Try to be there,"-
"KANSAS AGGIES TOMORROW"
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