The Nebraskan. (Lincoln, Neb.) 1892-1899, January 08, 1897, Image 3
LOCALS. Attend Hip Kwlng Clothing Co's great nle. Mrs. Minnie Mnnnnhnn has been visit ing lcr Trl Dc"a B,8tcr8 tn,a weok. If you nro I'1 nccJ of underwear attend Bwing Clothing Company's great sale. Arthur C. Panconot will toaoh aovoral history classes at the high eohool next (emestcr. Miss Amy Robinson has returned to Lin coln and will resume her work In tho university. John ! Kind, 'OS, of Croto, waa Init iated by Delta Tau Delta frautornlty, Do comber 23. Tho NngMsli club 'will meet with Miss Bruncr at 445 Nortli Thirteenth street next Saturduy ovonlng. Ir. Harr and Mr. lilen will not bo In the university tho rest of the year. Mr. Brr Is leaching school. Professor Luckoy will lecture before tho teachers' association at St. Paul, Kcbr., January 8 and 0. Fraiil'lln Hall of Palmyra brought an ox yoke to tho historical socloty which he mudf of Nebraska cottonwood In 1870. JuJr" J-ccso recently sent a nlco con tribution of books to tho college settle mwit. Contributions of books arc com ing rapidly. Kx-Governor Furnas Is going to place Ms valuablo collection of woods, silks and books and other relics In the historical society rooms. Prof. I. M. Qlodgman will glvo a re ception next Saturday evening to all the committees In connection with tho col lege settlement work. Perkins and Sholden have received re cently a new stock of regulation gym nasium shoes. The training class Is In vited to Inspect them. Proftwsor Shcnmn glviJ the annual ad dress before the Nebraska press associ ation this year. Tho meeting will bo held at Grand Island, January 14. Many of tho students were snow bound whllo returning to Lincoln Monday, con sequently somo of tho Classen presented a vacant appearance that day. Henry Greenlleld a law student waa elected book-keeper of tho senate. Geo. Hammang another university boy was elected door-keeper of tho house. Roland Hulla '02, who has been work ing on a country paper at Schuyler, has received .m offer from the Chicago Rcconi io write sketches and short stories. Prof. W. 0. U Taylor will address tbo Political economy club Tuesday evening. He will give a report of tho recent meet ing of lie American economic association. Professor Fling lectured before the class In pedagogy on "History In tho High School." Professor Caldwell will address the same class Thursday oven lng on "American History In the Schools." For careful, thorough, compotent work In correcting all forms of eye-Strain, go to H. M. Ileus, room 32 Richards block, corner of nth and O streets. Hours; 0 io 12 a. m. 1 to 4 p. m. Examination and consultation free. Professor Bessey has received a largo Photograph of Professor Thompson who was the llrst agricultural professor" of the university of Nebraska. Dr. Bessey 111 write up a biography of Professor Thompson Who died recently. In the January number of tho Annals f tho American Academy of Political Bclenco Is an article by Prof. "W. 3. L. Taylor of tho stato university on "Tho first Apportionment of Federal Represen tatives in tho United States." prof. k. h. Barbour has Just returned 1 from Washington whoro ho attended a meeting of tho Amorlcnn geological as Mdat'on. Ho lo much gratified at his 'lection to that body as It Is a vory sel ect body. Tho honor was conferred upon Mm entirely unexpectedly and unsought. Professor Fossler attended tho late meeting of tho modern language assoc ktlon hold at St. Loils. Ho was very Pfomlnont in some of tho discussions be fore, tho association. Among tho new Members admitted wero Prof. J. W. Ad ams ami Miss Clara Conklln of the uni versity, Borne mallclons person or peroons dis "fured cortnln hats in tho ladles' cloak room Wednesday afternoon. Splendid Plumes and birds wero stripped off and farted away. Tho provision Which has en mado for checking clothing at tho c"eck ooms would seom to bo sufflclent Io do away with tho thieving which haB een prevalent, but Jt lhas not yot suc ceeded. Tho work was evidently done somo ones outsldo of tho university, tho boldness of It Is most extraor dinary. Somo think that it was tho work of a "crank" on tho subject of adorning hats with blrdu, William Axllng was all day Monday, and Monday night coming twenty-five miles to Lincoln on a train. Tho snow stopped tho trnln so that tho passengers woro compelled to wait for a snow plow to opon up tho road. Coal ran short nnd tho passengers wero kept busy try ing to keep warm. On tho whole ho says thoy had a good tlmo nB 'thoro woro ilvo studonts and three senators on tho train. MEETING OF ATHLETIC BOARD. Tho r.thletlo bonrd mot at tho usual tlmo and plncc, December 19, with pro fessors Ward, Caldwell, Owens, Clark nnd cnptnln G-ullfoyle, tho faculty members of tho board, and students, Cnmoron, Wil son and Snxton. Tho discussion of so curing a baseball coach was brought up, and a committee empowered to propose terms to Mr. E. N. Robinson. Manager Pnco wns called In nnd sot forth what plans ho had mado for trips, dates and so forth. Ward dullfoylo nnd Pace woro appointed as a committee to confer with tho chancellor atoout securing grounds nnd tho schcdulo of homo games. Tho board brought up the matter of In structing Chancellor MacLcan as to tho sentiment In tho university regarding col lcgo nthlotlcs. Tho prcaldonts of tho var ious western stnto unlvorsltlcs meet at Madison Wisconsin thlH weok, where such matters will bo talked over. Tho chancellor has not yet sent word as to what resolutions wero adopted. In regard to acting as baseball coach, Mr. Robinson has accepted tho terms pro posed by tho president of tho board, Dr. Ward. Consequently ho will remain In Lincoln. Ho will ontci tho law college next week. Mr. Robinson has a better record ns a baseball player, than ho has as a football playor. For two years he hold the collogo record for batting and ono year for Holding. Ho played right Held and pitcher on tho famous Brown collego team, which played off the cham pionship sorles with tho University of Chicago team last summer. BASKET BALL. Tho second eleven o'clock division woji tho championship of the basket ball class teams. Tho four teams have all played well. As Is was announced thnt tho win ning team would hnvo their pictures In the Junior nnnual, It gave tho games con siderable seasoning and tho second divi sion of tho cloven o'clock class succeeded In playing Just hard enough to be called champions. Dr. Clark him taken two dif ferent pictures of the chnmplons. The following number of points were mado by each team In playing tho sorles: First eight o'clock division, 33; second, 24; first eleven o'clock division, 34, second, 40. Dr. Clark has selected from tho gym nasium classes two teams of thu best players who will practice togothcr and prepare for n gamo of basket ball with the city Y. M. C. A. team. Tho tcumrf nro composed of tho following players: Warlluld G Davis Donnlsou G Wetzel Morrison C Hastlo Stcbblns C Hill Givun G Sayor Gutlelbon F Kyle Pllcet F Griffith Substitutes: Mntsou, Burks. Thlrty-llvo new lockers nro expected next week. Thoy will bo for tho iiho of momburs of tho different loams and thoso In training clnsses. Thoy will bo put In tho football cugv along the, sldo of tho bowling alloy. This Is tho work tho regents permitted to be done for tho bandit of tho football players und others. Tho athletic bounl llrst rocooinniunded It. Tho trainers' class for Indoor contest will bo started uoxt Monday evening. Just those who lutein! to tuku part In the contest will bo allowed to enter this class. Last your many unU'iitd Just for tho ox erolso. This year It will bo restricted out of Justice, to thoso who mo training for events. Many of tho boys iiru enthus. lastlo over tho affair uud n good Indoor content Is itxpuctud thlH year. A HAD I.OH8. Tho Class of Nlnoty-olght losos un Earn est Member During tbu Holidays. Tho ninny friends of Will Bridge woro much surprised to ilnmr of his Uoath during tho Christmas vacation. After an illness of less than two weeks, ho died of typhoid fever. Ivoss than threo weeks boforo his death, ho posed boforo tho art club as a footrocor. Physically, he wns almost perfectly developed, last spring at tho Hold day exercises, ho ran In tho half mllo ovent against Bhoo, who boat him by only a few feet. Ho seomed so woll and strong, that when It was an nounced ho was sick Just boforo tho hol iday vacation, his friends thought It was moroly a slight ailment. Mr. Bridge camo to tho university a year ago last September, from Qrinnell, wfaoro ho would bavo graduated In tho ol'ass of '87, but lrt tho university lie was a Junior with eomo advance credit. Tho Saturday before the Thanksgiving va cation, bo was Initiated Into Delta Tau Delta fraternity. This la the second loss of tlhls chapter by death, u, ft por0d 0f losa than a year. Tho deceased wan u cousin of Grace Bridge, '05, and Imra Bridge who Is at present an undergraduate. G EOLOG ICAL JMCPM MTION. The holidays afforded nn opportune tlmo for tho assistants of tho geological department to add their mlto to tho al ready largo collection of the department. Mr. J. P. Rowo visited Deadwood whoro ho examined tho newly discovered gold Held at Ragged Top. Tho Interesting feature of this locality It that tho oro Is refraotory and found In a peculiar sl llclous llmcstono and bids faro to ccllpso any gold mines yot discovered In tho IHlls. Ho also visited Lead, a great min ing center, nnd gathered whllo there somo Hno specimens of Rhyollto with dentrltlo formation. Mr. C. A. Fisher visited tho Hills for tho first time and during a short stop at Edgomont, examined tho largo and profitable Razor Grindstone quarries that nro found nt that place. The qual ity of this stono Is conceded to bo among tho best In tho United State. From there ho made a Hying trip through tho Big Horn mountains -to Sheridan, Wyo., Where ho examined tho magnificent coal mines. It Is certainly of Interest to ovory stu dent of the university to know that through the untiring zeal of Professor Barbour, tho geological department hns been raised to a high rank among tho llko departments of other universities. LAW DEPARTMENT. O. E. Jones again spent his vacotlon with "relatives" out of town. D. W. Livingstone, ono of tho law lights of '06, visaed with college friends Tues day. Beach Coleman represented tho law fraternity. Phi Delta Phi, In tho conven tion nt Chicago during tho holidays. Wo uko pleasure In correcting tho ru mor that Hugh Daly's spell of Illness brought on by eating too much Christmas turkey was only three days' duration In stead of a week ns at first reported. Tho Maxwell scrap seems to have got ten to something like nn Issue than can bo understood by outsiders. Tho Barbs want to have tho election contest decided by tho samo thirty-one who constituted tho meotlng the night of tho election or at least accept tho testimony of tho eighteen who voted for Kllllan. Mr. Abbott's supporters think tho proposal absurd. They say that In cither caso it Is putting dependence on tho samo Individuals who so often have given reason to question their voracity. They call attention to tho untruthfulness of somo of tho eigh teen In tho first senior class election, tho contradictory accounts of the number of votes found In tho b&skot, and finally tho dccvpllon tho s..m select few In offer ing to veto wish tho opposition for a di vision of iho offices of tho senior cla3S, and Maxwoll to tho expulsion of their moat anient supporters. Mr. Abbott at presont fills the chair and from nil ap pearances has his 03lt!on Impregnable, THK NEW CHECK ROOMS. On Inst Monday morning It was an nounced In clmpcl that check rooms had been provided for tho students' wrnps This action wns taken to prevent further thefts which hnvo been so numerous recently In the cloak rooms, Tho now checking system will doubtless bo appreciated by thoso who nro still so fortunate ns to possess an overcoat or oloak, but It comes u trlllo late for sever al who huvo already lost their overcoats. Tho boys' checkroom Is situated In tho basement of tho university building. Tho room for In- girls is In tho west end of tho samo building. It is hoiH-d that Iho students will tuku advuutiign of tho check rooms ami thus put an end to nil complaints us to loss of properly. A careful Investigation hint shown that ilix locent tlilovlng has licnti duo to sneak thulvos who hnvo conm In from nuiHldu and Is not.iono by any Htu duuts of tho university. During thu vacation, tho teachers' In Htitiilo was held In (lie university. Among tlioso who attended woro seen syvornl f'Hinur students nnd graduates, At tho giiiieial Hussion, J. W. Crabtreo was oleot itil provident. nUBINESfl NOTICE. b. A. Bumstead, formorly of Pnlno Wurfcl and Uumstcad, and cutter and nmnagor of tholr tailoring department Is now preparing to open a Hno store In tho Funko block nt 1133 O slrcot. Tailoring and furnishing goods will bo tho stock and cspeclnl attention will bo paid to tho wants of Uio students. Tho now store will 1)0 open about Fobruary 15. Y. M. C. A. The band that went to' Staplohurst to hold a series of meotlngs, returned Tues day. Thoy wero hold over a day longer thnn thoy oxpected on account of tho storm. Tho boys say that thoy had grand meetings and think that a great doal of good camo to Staplehurst during their visit thoro All of our mens' boys' and chlldens' clothing at cost this week. Ewlng Cloth ing Company. Big Bargains in THE AODEL Table Board $3... per Weok. Meal Tickets, 21 Meals, $3. 73 SPECIHL RRT6 Will be made to STUDENTS upon application. YOU WILL By taking ho , FOR MAIN LINE, And Norfolk Branch. All Points in Kansas. Keep this in mind when going on foot-bnll trips or any vacation. CITY TICKET OFFICE, 1044 O Street. TWO TRAINS DAILY IIKTWKK.N AND Auburn, Falls City, Atchison, St. Joseph, and Kansas City. City Ticket Office. 1201 0 Streot. II. C. Towwkkni), Oum'I P. fe T. A. P. D. Cmcnki.1., O, P. k T. A. When you take The Nebraskan First National Bank, LINCOLN, NEB. Capital Surplus $400,000.00 100,000.00 N. 8. HARWOOD, President. OnAB. A. HANNA, Vlco-Prosldont. F. M. COOIC, Cashlor. C. S. LIPPINCOTT, and H. S. FREEMAN, Ass't Cashlor. Ladies' Cloaks Ladies' Underwear Ladies' Hosiery Ladies' Gloves Gents' Underwear Gents' Hosiery Gents' Gloves MILLER & PAINE, 1229 to 1239 O Street. 316 S. South Twelfth St. Meals 15 cts. DINING MALL SAVE TIME SUBSCRIBE FOB THE NEBRASKAN. Don Cameron's lunch counter, 118 South Eleventh street. SUBSCRIBE FOR THE NEBRASKAN. Chas. B. Gregory C U. of N., '91. Office A At uooo st, s Lincoln, Neb. H You are getting a good COLLEGE PAPER. A PUBLIC PLACE For overy ono at tho Sanitarium. First class work and latest styles In hair cuts. Long full cuts a specialty. PRICES. Phavo , , 10 cents Hair cutting 25 cents TOM RUSH .Prop.