The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current, May 28, 1914, Image 2

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The Daily Nebraskan
Property of
TWS UNIVTHISITT OF
Lincoln
NEBRASKA
REED B. DAWSON
Editor-in-Chief
Phone L.-74R1
Managing Editor . .. . . .P. C. Sponeer
Awoclnte Editor .Ruth M. Squire
it KUltor R, V. Koupoi
Athletic Editor a K. Mors
RDEOTTOIUAIjmAFJM5
Carrie Ooman John Lanz
W. B. Helper Goraldino KaufTman
JBiabth Hyde Hugh McVlckor
Leon Pfthntr F. M. Merrlam
J. A. Phllllpl
BualncM Manager Frank S. Perklna
AMrt. BurinflB Manairer..Ruaeell F. Clark
Bubflorlptlon price JZ.00 per year,
' payable In advance.
Single ooploe, 6 aunts oaoh. .
Entered at the poaiofllce nt Lincoln,
yjibroika, airwconaDlnwrTnall-Tnatterr
wder the Aot of OontrroM of March 2,
117.
The DAILY NBBrASKOT purpose" T
toe the free voice of student sentiments
to be fair; to be Impartial; to seek advice
m troll as offer it; to truthfully picture
otlepe life; . to go further than tho mero
printing: of newe by standing for the
highest Ideale of the University; In short,
t serve the University of Nebraska.
Thursday, May 28, 1914
SOCIAL WHIRLS AND
TWIRL8 OF FIRST SEME8TER
(Continued irom page 1)
largely In dinners, luncheons and teas,
came to an end Saturday, October
11th, amidst much weeping and smil
ing, last appeals and final farewells.
As a whole, the rushing Boason waB
considered very satisfactory, and much
better feeling prevailed among the
sororities than at tho end of last year's
rushing.
Will anyone over forget October the
18lh, "tho day of tho Minnesota-
Nphrnikn gntno; liy whch Nnhrnwlnt
again won notable honors. At noon
that day the Girls' Club held their an
nual luncheon at St. Paul's church.
Real Nebraska spirit, good things to
eat and hear, were manifest Tho
nvbolerowd-ontT5iTTmBWlroTntlfo
luncheon to the game, where they
filled the section reserved for them.
The next week end was well patron
ized by such organizations as still up
hold and celebrate Hallowe'en.
Ghosts, goblins ad pumpkin heads ap
peared, and walks, signs and other
property disappeared as tho result of
these gatherings.
The first University Hop was the
-Engineers;. given November8thr-at
the LlncolnHotol. "Memories-of-this-dance
seem to be largely in the line
, of strenuous attempts to keep the
rules in regard to dancing. Great dif
ficulty was reported.
The initial Girls' Club kenslngton
was held at the Temple, Saturday,
K .November llith, The first ono was so
w.wwuw.yw i.uuv iv MHO 1UIIUHCU UJ Villi
every week throughout the year until
the outdoor attractions of spring inter
fered. '
The sophomores held tho first class
hop at the Lincoln Hotel, November
22nd. This affair was yery success
ful, and because the habit had been
acquired through necessity, the old
dances were thoroughly enjoyed.
Afler Thanksgiving recess, tho first
events of note were the annual Corn
husker banquet and the newly-Installed
girls' Cornhusker party. It is
hard to say which was the more suc
cessful, and probably no unanimous
Tote could be obtained, but at apy rate,
'there is no doubt but that the girls'
party will be annual because of Its
JnitiaT success.
Tlie following night came, the Fresh,
man. Hop, or stampede as it has teen
called. At any rate, every one seems
to enjoy it, for tho crowd increases
noticeably every year. l
On January 7th camo out headlines,
-whlch-wcrc-not-then-considered-of-a-
social naturo, but which In later effects
caused several social revolutions.
This notice was to the effect that a
student council had been proposed at
an associated meeting of the Girls'
llibf-J31ackIa8queand--Innocents..
The plans wore to T3e formulated in
tho near future and submitted to the
-fltudont-body-so-that-the-orgnnizatlon
might becomo effective next fall. Thus
Is the uncertainty of human plans
exemplliled. However, Trextfnliwlll
no doubt see tho council started, if
not in good working order.
Tho Military Ball, tho first formal of
tho year, was given January 9th nt
the Lincoln. It was certainly ono of
tho most successful of theso balls ever
given. Coming, as it did, Immediately
after the removal of tho ban from tho
new dancos, tho enjoyment was par
ticularly groat.
The sonlors opened the new ball
room of the Llndoll with a very Uvoly
party, which waB Justly termed one
of the classiest dances of the year.
The result of this success wus the com
petition between tlie Lincoln and Lin
doll hotels, which not only amused
University students, but also added
fraternally and financially to their en
joyment of dances at these halls.
The season of tho first semestor's
social affairs was ended in the grand
splurge of the Junior Prom and the
men's Pan-Hellenic banquet. The
Junior Prom may be remembered not
only as a very' successful social event,
but aB a financial boon to the junior
class, which was in need of such lifts.
The Cornhusker banquet is reported
to have been particularly graced with
napkin decorations on the chandeliers.
University Notices
Clothes Out.
All clothing must be removed from
tho lockers In the Women's Gym
nasium by Juno 1st or it will bo con-
flscated-by the University Arrange-!
monts may be made before Juno 1st
for storing property with Mrs. Pierce
for tiro summer.
INA E. GITTINGS.
CornhuskersI
Persons desiring standard copIcB of
tho Cornhusker may order same at
T. A. Williams' office or Cornhusker
office for a few days.
Peru Club Meeting.
A meeting of the Peru Club will be
held at Prof. Herbert Brownell's resi
dence, 2434 Q street, next Saturday
evening, May 30th. All members are
Ttakerttnr cnimrTrmrnmkirchis mnetlng
TbeT)est oflhe year.
Chemistry Students.
O. H. Pierce, U of N. '12, will give
a Bpecial lecture on metallurgy in the
Chemistry Lecture Room at 11:00
a. m., Thursday, May 28. All students
interested aro cordially invited to at-tend-this
lecture.
Mnlr.
AllvtnnamTrbkersTOt-aTsaleTrt
by June 13th will be cut.
DR. R. G. CLAPP
Girls' Mass Meeting.
There will be a glrlB' mass meeting
at 11:30 o'olock Thursday, May 28, nt
the Temple. Every.glrl come.
People We Know.
Anneta Bolton of Lander, Wyo is In
the city.
Susannq Thompson of Denver, Colo.,
la visiting friends in tho icty,
RT L. Swan of Pocatollo, Idaho, is
here for the summer session. '
FOUND An overcoat in drill locker
room. Inquire at Gymnasium..
20,000 COLLEGE MEN A8 '
RE8ERVE FOR U. 8. ARMY
(Continued from page 1.)
lieutenants and in other subordinate
ranks.
Capt. H. L. Laubach, attache to tho
general army staff headquarters at
Washington, who haB been In Kansas
eity-this-weckrsaid-thls-army-of-coK
lego men, already trained and" ready
to take command of volunteer com-
TranlOwTTnndo-up-ono-of tho- most-im
portant factors of the United States
army reserve. Captain Laubach has
been Tn TTansas, "Missouri ancf Nebras
ka inspecting tho schools to which
army ofllcers have been dotalled to
ovorseo the Instruction of the cadet
corps.
Need of Officers Felt.
"When, the Spanish-American war
came we had plenty of volunteers, all
the men and more than were needed,"
Captain Laubach said. "But there was
a shortage of officers. We had not
men to put in command of the com-
-panles-Bkillcd-in-tho-handllng-or-care-;
of men. Immediately after that war
tho government entered upon a policy
of making the military instruction at
the schools and colleges that had a
cadet corps more practical.
"Perfect knowledge of drills was not
so essential as giving the cadets a
thorough knowledge of camp sanita
tion and tho handling of men so that
half the company would not be in the
hospital in a few months. The ofllcers
detailed to the schools as instructors
havo been giving the cadet corps prac
tical instruction. Each year there are
graduated or turned out from the
many BCholB at which the. government
keeps Instructors approximately 8,000
graduates young men who not only
know tho manual, but' who have a
general knowledgo about the com
manding of a company.
Proficient Men on List.
"Every year the army ofllcors at
tached to the schools send to the War
department a list of the more pro
ficient men who leave the cadet, corps.
men-who-ln-their-oplnlon-havo-sufi.
flcient knowledgo to act at once as
lieutenants or even captains. These
names are carefully compiled at tho
War department. Each year the list
is sent out for correction of addresses.
The-exact-address-of each of these-
names sent In as proficient Is kept for
eight or ten years, whon they are
dropped to make room for new lists.
"For example, there is a list of
forty-four names of mon who leave the
University of Nebraska this year who
aro capable of commanding a company
or acting as lieutenants. Of course, it
is optional with these college -men
whether they shall enlist In event vol
unteers jro cullM for. But tho War
department-has sufllclent-names so
that It could supply subordinate off!
-cers-for-as-many-companios-as-Jvoulu-j
bo raised."
University Calendar
Thursday, May 28.
German Club.
CosmopolUnn CHflL :
6:00 p. m. Zoological Seminar.
5:00 p. m. Sera. Bot.
Friday, May 29.
Compotltivo drill.
Saturday, May 30,
Tegner Society Faculty Hall.
1 Dally Nebraskan Hop Sigma Chi
house.
DAVID CITY HIGH SCHOOL
ALUMNI.
' Tho First Alumni Directory, D. C. H.
S., 1914, Is on sale at ED YOUNG'S,
Twenty-five cents the copy.
For Sale.
Three 1913 cloth Cornhuskers. T. A.
Williams' office. $2,00 each.
ALL STRAW HATS
AT . k
ONE-FIFTH OFF
Panama Hats
$6.00 and $5.00 Panamas $3.95
7.50 and 6.50 Panamas 4.95 ,
$10.00, $9, $8 Panamas 5.95
During Our
Rebuilding and Remodeling Sale
Armstrong
QOwJ CuOTHEf
THE
University School of Music
Established 1894
Opposite the University Campus, 1 1 th and R Sts. In-
-structions Given in All Branches of Music Student!
may Enter at Any Time. Beginners Accepted.
WJLLARDKIMB ALL, Director
DEVELOP YOUR BUSINESS CAPACITY
by special work in
BUSINESS TRAINING
You can arrange for work to suit your convenience
THE
LINCOLN BUSINESS COLLEGE
Is fully accredited by tho National Association -of Accredited Commer
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