The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current, November 15, 1927, Image 1
uutv "in tm 'TTIR HAlr WHOIVJR he Daily- Nebraskan WEATHER Colder with enow and otrong northerly wind. A. a Knew umi or V'i FRACTIOUS ANB VOLT XXVII, NO. 43. THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, LINCOLN, NEBRASKA, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 1927. PRICE 6 CENTS CLASS PANELS i FOR YEARBOOK 1 ARE ARRANGED Junior and Seniors Must Have Pictures Taken Today to Appear in Book PANELS GO TO ENGRAVERS Sections Will Be Sent For Engraving Wednesday; Plans Extensive Complete arrangements for the class panels for the yearbook have been made and all juniors and sen iors who do not report to the down town 6tudios for their picture sit tings today will not appear in the class sections of the 1928 Cornhus ker, according to announcements from the Cornhusker office made late yesterday afternoon. The panels will be made up Wed nesday and sent to the engravers Wednesday evening. Positively no pictures taken after Wednesday will appear in the book class sections. A large number of class members have failed to respond to the edi tor's request in having the pictures taken, a careful check shows, but a representative number have had their (Continued on Tage 2) LAST RACE WILL BE HELD TODAY Final Kara and Hound Chase of Year Staged in Stadium Tbi Afternoon The last hare and hound race to be run this year will be he'd this afternoon at 4 o'clock. Coach Schulte planned the course Monday afternoon and promises a real run for the closir? race this season. Wickwire and Dexter will be the bores for the run and should set a speedy pace. "Hare and hound races held this year have bcf-n going off well and I am pleased with the results," de clared Coach Schulte. As many men as can possibly turn out for the fin al run are urged to do so by Schulte The race will begin at 4:20 o'clock but all contestants should be at the stadium by 4 o'clock. ANNUAL KID PARTY WILL BE THURSDAY Kindergarten-Primary Club Sponsors Affair for all Women in Department The annual kid party sponsored by the Kindergarten-Primary club will be held on Thursday evening, November 17 at Ellen Smith hall. Every girl in the kindergarten-primary department automatically be comes a member of the club. Pre parations are being made for a large number and every member is cor dially invited to attend. Three prizes are to be awarded for the prettiest costume, the most original costume and the best stunt. Tickets are now on sale. They are fifty cents andj may be obtained from any faculty member of the de partment. The following are the chairmen of the various committees for the party: Tickets, Opal Dillon; pub licity, Orrel Rose Jack; dinner, Hel en Morehead; serving, Betty Bell; clean-up, Frances Burgoin and Jan ice Mickey; prizes, Mary Eleanor Aldrich and Mary Quinton. Math Club Holds First Meeting of Year; Elect Officers and Members The first regular meeting of -the Math club for the year was held last Thursday evening, November 10, in the Mechanical Arts building. Dur ing the meeting a very interesting talk was given by Professor Camp upon "Logarithms of Large Num bers." The following were elected " officers for the current semester: President, Joe Styskal; vice-president, Frank Roth; secretary-treasurer, Herbert Howe. The new members chosen are as follows: Harold Aitken, Lynn An derson, Marie Bader, Lawrence Bak er. Paul Barbunck, Florence Chris tie, Mildred Clark, Gerald Evans, Evelyn Fate, Elizabeth Flood, Bern nard Gerdes, Grace Grosvenor, Esther Hall, Harold Hall, Vincent Hnizda, Ralph Lefever, Emily Lots Peich, Anne Motis, Id. Pascalo, "oyd Peterson, Ralph Phillips, Os 'w Pearson, Arthur Reitter, Merle Roberts, Beatrice Ruwe, Frances Scnerzer, Irene Searson, Ii Smith, Maude Stewart, Emily Waters, Ho " Wntse, Haxsl Young. National Officer Will Talk at Vesper Service Mrs. B. A. Penrose, a member of the national board of the Y. W. C. A., will speak at the weekly Vespers service this evening at 6 o'clock in Ellen Smith hall. Mrs. Penrose will tell about the wider fields of Y. W. C. A. work as a national unit. Mary Ball will lead. KAGGIE SPECIAL WILL MAKE TRIP Arrangements Made for Stu dents Round Trip to Kan sas Game for $4.83 The athletic authorities at Nebras ka and the Union Pacific railroad officials have made arrangements to run a special train to Manhattan, Kansas for the Nebraska-Kansas Ag gie game there Saturday November 19. There will be 150 in the party including the entire Varsity squad, the freshman squad, the R. 0. T. C. band and athletic officials. Students may make the round trip for one way price which is $4.83. It is estimated that more than 600 stu dents will make the trip to the Ag gie school for the game. Tickets may be purchased at the Union Pacific city ticket office at 204 North 11. The special train will leave Lin coln Saturday morning at 7:15 and arrive in Manhattan about 11:45. The train Will leave Manhattan at 7:30 Saturday night and arrive in Lincoln about midnight. The reason for leaving so early in the evening is in order to get the football team back home. The Thanksgiving game will be a hard battle and the Husker coaching staff want their proteges back for a full night's rest. Miss Raymond Will Speak At Art Meeting Miss Ruth Raymond of the Uni versity of Minnesota will be one of the speakers at the western conven tion of the American Federation of Art in Lincoln next week. Miss Raymond is a graduate of the Art Institute of Chicago, the Church School of Art, and the University of Minnesota. She has taught art in Chicago, New York, and Minne apolis. She became president of the Handicraft Guild School of Art in Minneapolis and when in 1917 that school was made a nucleus of the department of art education at the University of Minnesota, she became the head. She believes "that in art teaching of the right kind lies a po tent solution of the problem of es tablishing the two most needed atti (Continued on Page 2) LITERARY MAGAZINE HAS NEW FEATDRES Sales of Autumn Number of Prairie Schooner Are Good; Sketches Are on Addition Contributions for the next number of the Prairie Schooner, Nebraska literary magazine, are being re ceived by Prof. L. C. Wimberly of the department of English. Decem ber 1 is the "deadline" for the win ter number, Professor Wimberly an nounced Monday. Essays, stories, poems and sketches are acceptable for consideration. The sale of the Autumn number, which came off the press two weeks ago, is encouraging, according to the literary magazine's business man agers. Phi Blake and Roland Miller. The Schooners are to be had at both book stores facing the campus, the Regents' book store in the Admin istration building, and at the School of Journalism office, University hall, 104-B. With the beginning of the second year of its existence, The Prairie Schooner will include numerous im- (Continutd on Page 2) GRADUATE HEADS PAGEANT Missionaries from OrUs Will Give Prof ram at Local Church A pageant in costume will be giv en Wednesday evening at St Mark's Reformed church by Livingston A. Gordon, '17, and eight other mission aries of the United Presbyterian mission at Alexandria, Egypt. Thursday evening addresses will be given at the same place by Mr. Gordon and hL fellow workers. The other missionaries come from service in Egypt, India, the Sudan, and Abyssinia. Both programs will be given at St. Mark's Reformed church at 1519 Q street. Nebraska's , :'' ' " J " - '' From right to left: Dorothy Norris of Laurel, Marjorie Schultz of Lincoln, Mary Schaaf of Lincoln and Louise Genung of Cams. Standing behind: Miss Rebecca Gibbons of home economics department and Prof. W. J. Loeffel of the animal husbandry department of the College of Agriculture, who have been coaching the team. The first home economics judging team to ever represent Nebraska in any contest competed yesterday at the American Royal livestock show at Kansas City. POLO SCHEDULE IS REARRANGED Interfraternity Water Polo Games Are Postponed ; To Have Polo Ball RULES TO BE EXPLAINED All inter-fraternity water polo games scheduled for Monday and Tuesday have been postponed, and ionsequently the whole schedule re arranged, it is announced by Ru dolph Voegeler, who is in charge. The officials have ordered a water polo bal lwhich has not yet arrived, causing the postponement. The new schedule for first round games is as follows: Wednesday evening 8 Phi Delta Theta vs. Delta Chi. 8:30 Tau Kappa Epsilon vs. Al pha Theta Chi. 9 Phi Kappa vs. Pi Kappa Alpha. 8:30 Theta Chi vs. Alpha Sigma Phi. 9 Alpha Tau Omega vs. Lambda Chi Alpha. 9:30 Alpha Gamma Rho vs. Sig ma Chi. The reh of the teams entered and not mentioned here, drew byes for the first round of the tournament. Their pairings for the second round will be announced later. Mr. Voegeler announces that all team captains are to meet in room 206, university coliseum at 5 o'clock today, for an explanation of the rules and playing regulations of the tournament so that they in turn may explain them to their own teams, International collegiate rules will be followed in preference to soccer po lo rules. These will be gone over at the meeting, and it is imperative that all captains attend. The schedule of the later rounds of the tournament is as follows: Sec ond round, Monday and Tuesday, November 21-22; third round, Wed nesday, November 23; fourth round, Monday, November 28; finals, Wed nesday, November 30. COMMERCIAL GLDB SPONSORS DINNER Scholarship Awards Will Be Made To Bizad Students Tuesday At Convocation A dinner for all men of the Col lege of Business Administration will be held Wednesday, November 16, at 6 o'clock in the Y. M. C. A. Red Room. This is being sponsored by the University Men's Commercial club and all Bizad men are urged to attend. Some interesting talks have been planned and a program of mus ic will be given by Joyce Ayres. Tickets for this dinner are now on sale and may be secured from the di rectors of the Commercial club. Buy your ticket as soon as possible as the sale closes at 3 o'clock Wednesday afternoon, the committee urges. A recognition convocation of the (Continued on Page 2) Geology Graduate to Work in Venezuela Richard Hughes, graduate of the geology department of the Univer sity, has recently accepted a position with the La go Petroleum Corpora tion with headquarters in Mariceibo, Venezuela. First Home Eo Judging Team c Thanksgiving Recess Covers Four-Day Period Thanksgiving vacation will be gin Wednesday evening Novem ber 23, at 6 o'clock and end Mon day morning November 28 at 8 o'clock, according to the official university calendar. There has been jome misunderstanding in regard to the vacation period. This gives a recess of two days from regular class duties, plus the week-end making a four day leave. LINCOLN GREETS ARTDELEGATES Series of Entertainments for Convention Visitors Are Announced FAMOUS WORKS SHOWN A number of affairs are being ar ranged for the entertainment of the visiting delegates of the convention of the American Federation of Arts which will begin Monday, November 21. On Monday evening the Nebraska Art assoc'ation is giving a dinner in honor of the guests at the Country club at 6:30 o'clock. Mrs. C. B. Towle has charge of arrangements for the event. After the dinner the delegates will adjourn to Morrill hall where a series of interesting exhibits are to be shown. In Gallery A there will be a collection of representative works of modern American painters. This collection is circulated by the American Federation of Arts. In Gallery B will contain an exhibition of works by William S. Schwartz. In the main corridor of the building a special exhibition of works by west ern painters is being arranged. Other features will be shown in rooms of the School of Fine Arts. On Tuesday evening, Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Hall will give a dinner for the speakers of the convention at the Cornhusker hotel. After the af fair the delegates will join at the Temple theater for a special pre sentation of Franz Molnar's "Lil iom", by the University Players. MRS. SHELDON GIVES TALK 'Europe Today" to Be Discussed At Forum Meetiny Mrs. A. E. Sheldon, past president of the Nebraska Federation of Wom en's clubs, will address the World Foium Wednesday noon on the sub ject of "Europe Today." Airs. Slie'idon recently completed a several months stay in Europe study ing conditions in the respective countiics. She has been to Europo previously. Her ta?k wiU be baur.d on her im, ressi'.'ii that sre gained while touring the country. She is the wife of Professor Sheldon, who is connected with the Nebraska His torical society. All persons interested in World Forum are invited by the committee in charge. Luncheons are served every Wednesday noon, with talks following. Tickets may be procured for twenty-five cents. What is believed to be a world's record for consecutive shooting was established by E. W. Lapeworth of Boston univeisity who scored 2,466 bulls-eyes in seven and one-quarter hours. 4 SHOW CAST TO BE ANNOUNCED Chorus and Singers for Kosmet Variety Show To Be Named During This Week MANY FEATURES PLANNED Announcement concerning the se lection of women for the pony chor us of the Kosmet Klub variety show will be made sometime this week. A man and woman "blues" singer will also be announced. The two blues singers together with the pony chorus will play important parts in the vaudeville. According to the committee in charge of this Kosmet production, it will resemble somewhat the presen tations in Publix theaters. An or chestra will be placed on the stage, and will serve as a background for the various acts, two of which will be presented by Kappa Kappa Gam ma and Alpha Tau Omega. The main feature of the show which will be presented in the Orpheum theater Thanksgiving morning will be a re view of song and dance hits of other Kosmet Klub shows. A male take off on Topsy and Eva will be a fea ture act, and a new Tango will be introduced by Charles Dox and Al (Continued on Page 2) GREEKS MEET AT ANNUAL GATHERING National Meeting of Interfraternity Conference Will Be Held In New York New York, November 11, 1927. The Interfraternity conference, an nual gathering of delegates from practically every men's fraternity at American colleges and universities, will meet at the Hotel Pennsylvania here November 25 and 26. More than 200 delegates, representing 60 different fraternities and coming from a hundred institutions of learning, will be present when the conference is called to order by Judge William II. Bayes, chairman of the interfraternity organization. A number of college presidents and a score of deans and professor! from all sections of the country will meet with the fraternity delegates (Continued on Page 2) CLDB ADMITS HEW MEMBERS Cosmopolitan Club Take in 24 at Frular Meeitng Sunday Twenty-four students were admit ted to membership in the Cosmopol itan club of th university at the business meeting of the Cosmopol itan culb members which was held Sunday afternoon at the home of Professor and Mrs. L. F. Lindgren. The applicants admitted are: Eve lyn Lagcrquist, Solomon Taneres, Ruth Armele; Walter Kiener, Miss Fedde, Mariano Vivit, Raymond Niederhaus, Margaret Hyde, Mrs. L. F. Lindgren, Gerald Pierce, Emilie Papez, E. H. Logan, William H. Miles, Lela Marshall, Millard Woods, Teresa Brown, Maxine Holmes, Cleo patra Ross, Louis Swingler, Rose Richmaud, Helen Davis, Jose Navar ro, Serafin Gergantiel, and Benja min Madamba. Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Palmev vrere elected honorary members. Subscribers May Secure November Awgwan Issue Subscribers to . the Awgwan who have not yet secured their copy of the November issue may get them this morning at Long's College book store for the last time. After this morning they may be secured in the afternoons at the Awgwan office in th base ment of U hall. KERR SPEAKS AT CONVOCATION Secretary and Active Head of Rhodes Trust Talks Here Next Monday CLASSES TO BE EXCUSED Phillip Kerr, of London, England, secretary and active head of the Rhodes trust, will address the uni versity convocation at 11 o'clock Monday morning November 21, at the Temple theater. While in Lin coln, he will be the guest of Paul F. Good, secretary of the Nebraska committee of selection for the Rho des scholarships, and he will be hon ored at a dinner to be given No vember 21 by the former Rhodes scholars of this vicinity. Mr. Kerr is a graduate of Oxford. He went to South Africa with Lord Milner as one of his cabinet in the reconstruction of South Africa after the conclusion of the Boer war. Up on the successful completion of his work and of the organization of 6clf government for South Africa, Mr. Kerr returned to London where he was editor of the Round Table, a quarterly review devoted to problems of government. In 1916 he became secretary to Lloyd George, then prime minister of England, which po sition he held throughout the re mainder of the war and through the peace conference. Afterwards he joined the staff of the London Times which position he relinquished to take up his present duties with the Rhodes trusts. Mr. Kerr's visit to the United States is for the purpose of acquaint ing himself with American cohdv tions so that he can more efficiently conduct the affairs of the Rhodes trust in reference to the Rhodes scholarships. All 11:00 o'clock classes will be excused in order that students may attend the convocation. Presnell Fails To Boost Score But Holds Lead Glenn Presnell, thundering Corn husker halfback and Nebraska's can didate for the mythical Ail-American eleven, continues to lead the Miss ouri Valley in scoring honors. Pres nell failed to score in the east-west clash with Pittsburgh but continued to hold the lead among conference scorers. "Blue" Howell, running mate of Presnell, boosted hie total in the Pitt-IIusker game and crossed the white line for two touchdowns to advance his total to 41 points. The Panther eleven was watching Pres nell in the intersectional clash at Pitt but failed to figure of the plunging work of Howell and the Omaha back slipped across his two counters for the Scarlet. Presnell has lead the Missouri Val ley scorers since early October when he jumped into the lead after the Grinnell pnme at Lincoln. Although he failed to score against Pitt his 54 points accumulated in five games till stood high in the conference. Presncll's points have all come from touchdowns while Howell has been a trifle more versatile and has kicked five goals from placement In to tal touchdowns, Presnell has nine (Continued on Page 8.) FIVE NEBRASKANS ATTEND I1EETING Hunt, Olson, Hall, Hager, and Mead Co to "Y" Meeting On Cotner Campus Joe Hunt, president of the univer sity Y. M. C. A., accompanied by Carl Olson, Ivan Hall, Gordon Hager and Wilbur Mead will attend the Ne braska State Student Y. M. C. A. conference at Cotner college, No vember 18, 19, 20. These- men will be' representatives from the Univer sity Y. M. C. A. Marking the first year of the sec ond half century of the Student Y. M. C. A. movement, and the first of the three years marking the nine teen hundred anniversary of Christ's Public Ministry, this conference will be held to promote the interests of (Continued on Page 2) "Y" DRIVE WILL GET UNDERWAY THIS EVENING Annual Finance Campaign for Religious Organization It Being Staged DINNER HELD TONIGHT Final Organization to Be Made At Meeting at Grand Hotel, 6 O'clock The annual Y. M. C. A. finance drive will get under way tonight. During the next three days every' man in school will be personally ap nroached by one of the 130 workers taking part, the committee declares. The goal is $1,250 and represents that part of the total budget of the organization that is spent directly for student activities. The drive will open with a dinner at the Grand hotel at 6 o'clock fol lowed by a short period of final or ganization. Similar dinners will be held on Wednesday and Thursday evenincrs. for the purpose of check ing results and issuing cards to the workers. Soliciting will not be limited to evening work, but will be carried on throughout the three days of the campaign. All of the workers in the Y. M. C. A. finance campaign are urged to be present at the dinner this evening at the Grand hoteL At tendance at this banquet counts toward the total number of points for each team. The men who have not yet selected their cards, for soliciting have been asked to do this in the Y. M. C. A. office before 5 o'clock this evening. Sherman Welpton, campaign man ager, explained yesterday, that the drive is not for new members to the "Y". It is an organization for the entire student body, and is open to any oen. Its activities are not limited to a small group of members. The Y. M. C. A. cabinet is chosen from the student body at large and in its pi an 3 it strives to carry out those things that will benefit the school. Welpton also explained that the $1,250 which the students are asked to contribute is used only to pay for the activities which are of direct benefit to the school. Part of this money is used to bring noted speakers to the school, and part of it helps to maintain the reading room in the Temple. The other ex penses incurred in the operation of the Y. M. C. A. secretary's office are paid by alumni and friend's of the university. Budget Explained "The budget of ths organization spends about $2 per student," ex plained C. D. Hayes, general sec continued on Page 8.) JUDGING TEAM WINS EIGHTH IN CONTEST Means Is Winner in Individual Stock Judging! Leu Is In Third Place The University of Nebraska senior live stock judging team placed eighth at the intercollegiate judging contest held at the American Royal Live Stock exposition in Kansas City, Saturday November 12. Cecil Means of Red Cloud was high man in the individual stock judging contest and Archibald Lea of Curtis was third. Other members of the Nebraska team are: Paul Jenkins, Gothenburg; William Sny der, North Platte; Robin Spence, Crab Orchard; and Louis Taggart, Chambers. The Kansas state agricultural col lege was announced as the winner of first place in the American royal livestock show college judging con tests for teams of five persons each. The contests were held Saturday night The Aggie judgers scored 4,314 points out of a possible 5,000. Other point winners and their scores were: Texas A. and M., 4,282; Univer sity of Illinois, 4,281; Ohio State college, 4,277; Oklahoma A. and M, 4,276; Iowa State college, 4,241; University of Missouri, 4,266; Uni versity of Missouri, 4,226; Univer sity of Nebraska, 4,215; University of Wyoming, 4,210; University of Minnesota, 4,203; University of Wis consin, 4,163; Colorado agricultural college, 4,109; Texas Technological college, 4,990; South Dakota State college, 8,707. Lans New Geologist For Texas Company Charles Lane, '27, will be geol ogist for the "Texas niKminatinjj Oil company. Mr. Lane's work will tale bim to the auihera portion c Texrx.