The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current, September 19, 1913, Image 7
fsqspor ' '"" ' V ;.; ) V" 1 ;' r I n Be sure to locate Hie Go-Op this week. It will save you money next week when you buy your supplies, Chemistry Aprons Fountain Pens Laboratory Supplies Pennants Pencils, Pens Posters History Paper College Pins Note Books Memory Books Agents for Eugene Dieizgen Co. Drawing Instruments, Slide Rules and other material COME IN AND GET A CLASS SCHEDULE CARD No matter what you purchase, you will be treated right at THE CO-OP 318 North Eleventh Street atftoaip Peterson, '07-'ll, Goes To Canal Zone, Where He WiD Teach Botany A letter was received yesterday In the Chancellor's ofllc'o from Richard L. Metcalf. newly appointed Governor of tho Canal Zone, commending the selection of N. F. Peterson as an In structor In sclenco In a Canal Zone high Bchool. Mr. Peterson was born In Denmark, received his early education In Plain view, Antelope county, Nebraska, and later took- his A. B. degree at the State University In 1907. Ho specialized in botany and received his A. M. degree in 1011. Dr. BesBey regards him as one of the moBt thoroughly prepared botan ists graduated from this school and fully conpetent to fulfill the duties lof his new position. STIEHM'8 SQUADS KEEP UP 8TIFF AVORKOUTS DOES IT-PAY TO ADVERTISE? NebraskamStory Possibly Responsible for Elimlnatloirof Campus Cactus. An article appearing in yesterday's edition of tho ipapor advised that the group of cactuses surrounding the fountain bo removed, as a menaco 'to the'nibral tone of the school asIotog as the cactus, tango, et cetra, "were tabooed. Realizing the seriousness 'df the situation, the officials got T)usy almost immediately, and lo the foun tain is as -barren of its spiny decora tions as the peaks of the Rockies. Ndw that there Is no longer a livlhg lllustra tlon of tho worst of tho fdrblddten dances constantly bofore our eyes, lot up hopo that the "ovll" will gradually vanish. Football practice (proceeded Thurs day without any great change in tac tics, although the new assistant coach was on the field at work. No scrim mago has as yet been permitted, but the main part of the practice was do voted to working out shift formations. The- freshman team held Its workout separate from the varsity and Indulged in a preliminary signal practice. Today and tomorrow will to a large extent settle the number of veteran players who will aid Stiehm beat Min nesota this fall. Reports are that sev eral men who as yet are reported not coming will report for duty on Ne braska field before the close of regis tration. Until these men appear and the material which can be used from last year's freshman team Is discerned absolutely nothing is certain as to the quality of the gridiron demonstrations which will entertain Nebraska support ers this year. The schools scheduled to meet Nebraska this year are in as precarious shape, however, so very good hopes are properly held for over whelming victory. Tickets still go rapidly for both the season's admission and tho Minnesota game. JOHN UHL, ERSTWHILE DAIRYMAN, RETURNS HOME John Uhl, long the guardian angel of the shirting population around Me morial Hall, again sticks ills chubby face into university life. After years and years of service he suddenly loft last spring, supposedly Joining the ranks of the idlo rich. Long were the lamentations then, and equally long are tho welcoming smiles now greet ing him from every side. John 1b a great fuvorito among tho men, and sooner or later his cheery manner finds its way into the heart of the most reticent. Welcome back, John Uhl; we're glad to boo you. FROSH GAZE AT KIOSK. - Forms Point of Attraction Almost Equal to Singer Building. The kiosk in front of University Hall Is a point of great interest these- days when bo many freshmen are looking the campus over for the first time in their four years' career here. Many inquiries were received yesterday as to Its operation and truth-tolling qualities. 6LUE PRINT 80LICIT8. Representatives Take Subscriptions in Registration Hall. For the first time In its history the engineers' publication, the Blue Print, has a representation In Registration Hall, and is taking subscriptions for the first issue, coming out the latter part of the semester. Tho circulation manager reports a lively business. The Nebraska Conservation and Pub lic Welfare Commission, with offices at the University, haB purchased a fine moving picture camera and is using it in making films of Nebraska's leading resources and industries. This camera Is accessible to tho University and films made with it will bo used in the industrial classes of the department of geography. All of tho different processes and operations in eacli load ing Industry of the state will he pictured. HOAUMIS The Cleveland Naps havo eight players batting bettor than .275. There's many a uniformed baseball pluyer who does not play a uniformly good gumo. Clothes do not make the man, nor doeB a uniform necessarily make a ball player. Michigan team has a "Strong and Wild" battory. Sounds like a de scription of Fred Toney. In their search for tnlont tho big show scouts are looking over tho Bomipro ranks as wdll as scouring ho minor leagues. m m Building up a ball team, from noth ing Is not tho easiest Job In tho world. aB Frank Chance is quite willing to admit. Mark Stewart, tho young back stop purchased by tho Cincinnati Reds from Norfolk, Is being touted an a real find. Mr. A. H. Meyer of tho Federal Soil Survey, who has been working in Ne braska in cooperation with the State Soil Survey, Is to bo one of the In structors in soil course 23 In tho de partment of geography thiB semester. Jones' Orchestra. Phone L-8605. The department of geography and conservation has moved all Ub work to tho third floor of University Hall, where it occupies most of tho quar ters vacated by tho Law College. Tho vault room In tho basement will be re tained, however, for tho use of the soil survey, and tho northwest room in the basomont will bo used for wet labora tory experiments and modeling.