The Hesperian / (Lincoln, Neb.) 1885-1899, February 12, 1897, Page 9, Image 9

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Hixby's Retreat.
Did you hoar the ECHO?
Our fathers cleared tin loroats
In ihednysof auld lung syne;
Our seniors now take Korea try
And tlioy prondunco it lino.
For seven, by some quaint mishap,
Have registered for this sweet "snap."
I glanced up from the deep parquet
Into the "heaven" afar.
The music eeased on went tho play,
Mcthought I saw a distant star.
Can it ho true? Oh heaven save us!
Away up there-is that Prof. Davis?
0 Hag of Itilcy,- -nilcy's Rag.
Thou copy-faking paper
Thou padded, printed paper hag,
Here's to thy latest caper.
Here's to th() mn .,vjU, bins enough
know just where to go
Wliuu ho i;,s ,. ni out of ii8luffii
A"J HAS to make a show.
Wo compli,m.nt t,eo. ' ECHO" dear,
On this lust fo.iUU running.
(lu an consistent with thy name,
mis last is simply stunning.
J lie public has some time, wo fear
ingrowing very thed
W cob-webbed Journal echoes drear
And ihisty st all tired.
0 "Echo" dear, see here, see herc,-
'"u infant sister mine,
Jhoti n.aiy must not steal so much
;"' imd thy form divine.
"''""H'o.rsto opy, little on o,-
NKWcoi'Y-honest dealing,
wieliuira will givo thee more
A'l save thee from more stealing.
We gVe b. WK CAN TOO.
boll tho tw.!."? '.noro word3 Um th0 entire contents of
brajkan- ""'" una Christinas numbers of tho
TI1E NEBU ASK ANA Weakly Echo.
Notes from Other Colleges.
Of tho U. S. Sonntors, eighteen are
college graduates.
Columbia University is to have a $500
000 Gynnasium.
Iowa State University is to have a fine
now hospital added to the University in
tho near future.
The Washburn Koviow says that most
of tho colleges havo much enthusiasm,
and a large al tendance is expected.
Last year Yale spout $54,000 on athlet
ics. U. S. I), spent about $43.37. The
difloronco, though small, exists.
Over 500 seals are already engaged, for
the coming stato oratorical contest in
Kansas, by three of the leading colleges.
Oratory is not dead in the University
of Alabama, tho Crimson White urges a
most enthusiastic participation in the
coming contest for stato championship.
Nashvillo Cadet, is a bright new illus
trated monthly, published at the Nashville
Military Institute. Each issue contains
half tones illustrative of military life in
the Academy.
In the second annual debate between
the University of Chicago, and the Iowa
State University, which occured Feb. 4th
in Chicago, Iowa scored her second vic
tory. Tho day following, the basket ball
teams of the two Universities competed.
Score, Chicago 15; S. U. I. 6.
Merchant's Barber Shop. Good work
guaranteed. Brace Block.
D. T. Smith, jeweler 1140 O street,
gives a liberal discount to all students
trading with him. Watch repairs a
Cataphorcsit for Painless Filling.
Room 17 Burr Blook, Second Floor.
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