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About The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current | View Entire Issue (Dec. 6, 1974)
'Bra Day ' gets public support
The girl, obviously with no visible
means of support had just claimed her
free pitcher of beer from a downtown
bartender. Did she feel exploited?
"Hell no, I'm broke," she said.
But not all women accepted the Water
Hole's "Ban the 'Bra' Day""so readi'l'y.
According to Yuko Yates, a spokes
person for the Women's Resource
Center, the ads were "degrading to her
self-respect and human dignity as a
woman and (as a) thinking and feeling
A counter ad, sponsored by the
Women's Resource Center is being run
in today's paper.
the original ad announced that the
bar would award a free pitcher of beer
for every bra brought in as well as to
every girl "who proves to the satis
faction of the bartender that she is
An observer Wednesday night re
ported that gaining the bartender's
satisfaction required the girls to jump
up and down in front of the counter.
Rod Goes, a bartender at the Water
Hole, said seven or eight pitchers had
been given out by 8:30 p.m. He said he
expected business to "pick up by 9 or
9:30." Another Water Hole bartender
said Thursday about 100 pitchers were
claimed by closing time.
Outside the bar other forces were at
work. One bartender reported that by
4:30 p.m. he had answered so many
telephone calls from protesters that he
had to return home because of a
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Between Nov. 9 and Dec. 3 four cases of
indecent exposure on the UNL campus were
reported. According to Campus Police, the reports
were ail ct rncn-in womens' restrooms.
On Dec. 3, with the assistance of a victim, a
17-year-old nonstudent was arrested by Campus
Police for indecent exposure and referred to
County Court for disposition, a Campus Police
According to Campus Police statistics, the
number of reported cases of indecent exposure
and molestation at UNL has increased from the
1973 total of 7 to fourteen in 1974. Molestation is
sexual assault short of rape.
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