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VOL. XIII. NO. 153
UNIVERSITY OP NEBRASKA, LINCOLN, SATRDAY, MAY 23, 1914.
Price 6 Cents
1 "WATCHFUL WAITING" 1
FIRST YEAR LADS WILL JOURNEY
TO CRETE TODAY FOR MEET.
OUTLOOK VERY FAVORABLE
Some Doubt as to Whether Full Team
Will Make Trip Will Attempt to
Redoem Themselves After
Defeat by Wesleyan.
Ralph Anderson and his l'resiimen
leave for Crete this morning. This
afternoon they will compete against
the Doano Tigers. It 1b rather doubt
ful whether the full team can make
the trip. Smith wants to stay at homo
and take In Medic Week. Chamber
lain Is not certain that he can get
away on account of work. If all' the
men can make the trip they will enter
the ovcnts as follows: 100-yard dash,
Smith and Deofing; 220, Smith and
-Maxwell; 440r-BatesJind- ChainhGrjL
lain; 880, Henloy and Anderson; mile
run, Anderson and Carroll; 2-milo
run, Raecke and Vldal; pole vault,
Reavis and Miller; high jump, Vidal
and O'Brien; broad Jump, O'Brien and
Miller; weights, Corey and O'Brien.
The half-mile relay will be run by four
of the following men: Deering, Cham-
ney. The hurdles will bo run by
Chamberlain, Vldal and Maxwell.
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Ivy Day Report.
Report of the Ivy Day committee
on the picnic held at Epworth Lake
JEark, May 6, 1914. Receipts, 604
tickets at 25 cents each, $151. Ex
penditures: Lunches, $90; printing,
$7.75; gatekeeper and ticket seller,
$4.50; May pole expenses, $10.97; in
cidentals, $4.25; prize for poem, $3.50;
park rental, $15.00; tickets unac
counted for, $3.75. Total, $139.72.
W. E. Kavan, senior chairman; Rob
ert Simmons, junior- chairman.
Audited May 15, 1914.
T. A. WILLIAMS,
Agent Student Activities.
The first outdoor sing of the season
was held on Tuesday evening before
the large crowd of students that
turned out. Tho program was varied
and tho impromptu selections were tho
PUBLICATION BOARD REP
Beard, Holcombe and Evans Are
Choice of Classes Sophomores
The following men were elected
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MAN SPOKEBEFORE CLASS
Talbot, Head Consul of the Modern
Woodmen of AmericaEm
GIVE9 OUT PAMPHLETS
Booklets Written by Members of the
United 8tates Infantry One
yesterday to tho Publication Board
for tho ensuing year:
Junior J. C. Beard.
Spphomore C. S. Holcombe.
The sophomore meeting was tho
"peppiest" gathering of the day.
Three candidates wero in tho field
Folkem, Gontzler, and Holcombo.
In tho absence, of the president of
the' Freshman class, Hugh McVlckor
was made temporary chairman.
Evans and Hlxenbaugh were tho op
posing candidates and Mr. Evans re
ceived a majority of the votes cast.
A small number of frcshmon wore out
to.class meeting, and not much inter
est seemed to bo shown In tho election.
Mr. A. R. Talbot of Lincoln, head
consul of the Modern Woodmen of
America, addressed the Insurance
class Friday morning on "The Insur
ance of the Fraternal Society." Mr.
Talbot's high position in, and long ex
perience with, tho largest of modern
fraternal organizations, and his recog-nized-abillty-in-thiB-fleld,-gavo-specIal.
Interest to his address.
The speaker sketched the conditions
in old line, stock and mutual com
panies which led up to the organiza
tion of tho fraternals, viz., the creat
ing of largo reserves in those com
panies, and at the same timo the for
feiture of all title to those reserves by
lapsed members. Ho showed how tho
early rates of fraternals wero purely
guesswork, not only in most Instances
-hMnff-nnriqinitA-lnMin Tnng run, hut
Inequitable as botweon members of
different ages at entrance. He spoko
of the work of tho National Fraternal
congress and of ttteemU!uvor xuutlo-f
by thoso having the real Interest and
tlons at heart to got them on a scien
tific rato baBls.
Ho thoroughly believes that there is
a proper place for the fraternal In In
surance, through Its low expense ratio
and tho elimination of much of the In
vestment feature by operating on a
narrower margin of reserve and sur
plus than is customary In the old lino
company, but ho Is -no less a believer
in fully adequate rates in fairness and
honesty to all.
Commandant Bowman distributed
four bulletins among tho officers and
non-commlslonod officers of the regi
ment tho other evening. One of tho
books Is "Some Economic Aspects of
War," by Henry C. Emery, professor
or economics at Yalo University. Tho
material in this book was a lecture
delivered before tho Array War Col
Another booklet, entitled "National
Defense," by First Lieutenant Q. A.
Lynch, was among tho number, as
wero "Tho Military Policy of the
United States," complied by Major
Evan M. Johnson, Jr., of tho infantry.
"Facts of Interest Concerning tho
Military Resources and Policy of tho
United States," 1)y Leonard Wood,
major general chief of staff, is a book
let of great Interest.
BY IVY J)AY COMMITTEE
Advocates Surplus Be Turned to Class
Gift May 12, 1915, for AlT-
BAND BOYS GET TOGETHER FOR
THEIR ANNUAL 8PREAD,
BOWMAN AS T0ASTMASTER
WIIJ Endeavor to Make Nebraska Band
Best In America Professor Cor.
nell One of Main Speakers
Tho Cadcl Band hold tholr annual
banquot Thursday evening. Com
maudant w. m. uowmait aCUitl uu Unist-
nmstor. Toasts wero givon by Cap
tain Sullivan, L. L. HInes, Bill Locko
and Professor Cornell. Profossor Cor
nell brought out hj8 viows upon tho
success of tho band. Ho contributed
tho success of tho band chiefly to tho
existence of good fellowship. Tho
boys work togothor and 'for the pur
pose of learning not for the ono
credit. It is this spirit-that has given,,,
tho band its success.- Tho band has
-TCEolyod. -tjLJJovo, by tho ond of 'tho
noxt year that It Is tho gredtost Amor
lean collego band.
Cactus to Bloom.
Tho big cactus from Arizona will
bloom either today or tomorrow. Any
ono who wishes to seo it may call at
tho greenhouse Tho blossoms last
color. This is ono of tho first cacti
of this species that have blossomed so
At a. joint mooting of tho Ivy Day
commlttoos tho following resolutions
First That hereafter tho surplus
from tho Ivy Day and All-Unlvorslty
picnic bo turned over to tho senior
class to bo used for a class gift, and
no other purpose. s
Second That tho Ivy Day commit-
Late Tuesday afternoon the cadets
returned homo from the encampment
on tWbanks of tho Iowa rlvor. They"
spent four days at Macbrldo Camp,'
and all woro very much pleased. Tho
four days woro full of hard work.
Drill was hold In the mornings and
ovenlngs. After tho evening drill
campfircs woro lit and tho boys sat
around thoso for seyeral hours toll
ing stories and singing songs. On tho
whole, tho camp was a groat success
and ovorybody was woll pleased.
CHANCELLOR AVERY i IS
permanency of the fttlleruul orguulzu- Haa-Devoted-Entlre-Wekt-to-Appeae.
Ing Before Students of Ne
Persons' desiring standard copies of
the CornhuBker may order same at
T. A. Williams' office or Cornhusker West Point schools, and thoso of the
office for a fow days. ' Friend schools on May 29.
Chancellor Avery has been out In
tho state this week speaking before
tho graduating classes. Tho first ad
dross of the woek was made boforo
tho SL Edward High School last Tues
day ovonlng. On Wednesday evening
'tho graduates of the Lexington
schools listened to tho Chancellor,
and last night tho Scotts Bluff stu
dents severed their connection with
tholr high school. On May 22 tho
Chancellor addresses tho Alliance
graduates; on May 28, thoso of tho
tcos ho appointed by tho class presl
dents of tho second somestor, respec
tively, and In addition ono Black
Mas'quo and ono Innocent servo on
Third That tho senior chairman bo
chairman of tho joint committee.
Fourth That all disbursements bo
made by tho senior chairman, counter
signed by tho junior chairman.
Fifth That this Joint committee
sot tho dato for tho following Ivy Day
and All-University picnic
Sixth That this bo a precedent
binding upon all futuro classes.
that tho aurnlus.
amounting to $41.18, bo turned t over
tn-thn, nhnirmnn nf tho nnnlnr gft
committee In accordanco with the
It was also moved that May 12, 1916,
be sot as tho dato for tho next Ivy
Day and All-Unlvorslty picnic,
All unanimously adopted.
W. E. KAVAN,
Anyono holding tickets or money be
longing to Engineers' banquot, May 9,
pleaso turn in to T, A. Williams, Ad
Tho fifth annual Journalism Week
has been formally opened. The first
event of tho proceedings was the meet
ing of past presidents. Fourteen
former presidents were In attendance.
TO BE EXHIBITED SOON
Magee's All to Be Distributed
Manager bwllt 61 tho 1114eoTm-
husker was seen on tho campus again
W. H. BIXBY, Chairman. I Thursday,
yesterday after his trip to umana.
When asked In regard to tho cause
of tho smiles, he replied, "Oh, I ex
pect to have several of tho books on
hand some tlrao tomorrow for exhibi
tion In tho windows of Mayer Bros,
and Mageo & Deemer." When asked
how It was possible to have some of
tho books-inJro for exhibition, and not
for distribution among the students,
Swift said, "Woll, I had a. rush order
made of a fow copies for tho express
purpose of lotting tho students know
beforehand what they may expect,"
Tho entire Issue of .the books will,
almost without question, bo dis
tributed to tho student body next
Wesleyan v. Nebraska, Nebraska Field. 2:30 p.m.
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