The Hesperian / (Lincoln, Neb.) 1885-1899, January 02, 1900, Page 6, Image 6
1 pi till THE NEBRASKAN-HESPERIAN. 6 w to' I i"! U M PERSONAL. Miss Margaret Whcdon left for an extended western trip on Sunday. Dr. L. M. Solomons, Instructor in the department of philosophy, spent his holidays In Denver, Colo. Virgil Barhcr left Friday for Chi cago, whore he will ), permanently lo cated as expert for the Pasteur Anti toxlno company. Miss Ellen Douglas entertained Thursday evening for Miss Jane Doug las and Miss Post at the Kappa Alpha Thela house on Sixteenth and M streets. E. F. Turner '09, who played loft guard on the foot ball team last year, visited university friends last week. Ho is employed on a bridge construct ing party in Minnesota. Judge Hastings of Wilbur com menced his series of lectures on surety and guaranty before the law school December 20. Dean Reese concluded his lectures on insanity on the same day. Dr. A. Ross Hill attended a meeting of the professors of philosophy of the Mississippi valley at Kansas City dur ing the vacation. An association will be formed under the name of the "Western Philosophical association." LOCALS. Dr. Wente, dent!st. Gregory the Coal Man. Try Westerfleld's egg shampoo, for dandruff. A number of new seats have been placed in the law recitation room. The heating plant is being put in the new building at the state farm. From December 20 to the end of the year the law library will be open two evenings in the week until 10 o'clock. For up-to-date university hair cut go to Westerfleld, the barber, 117 N. 13th. Latest maps of the Transvaal .coun try are to be found at Unlvers ty Book Store. Webster's International Dictionary. $7.50; regular price, $9.50. University Book Store. Pocket dictionaries of German, French and English on hand at Uni rersity Book Store. A contract for the addition to the gymnasium will bo let soon, work to commence -when tho building season opens. i Nothing is more acceptable for a Christmas present than a volume of poems. Get "Corn Tassels" at the Uni versity Book Store. The' only thoroughly good placo in tho city whore a student cun'geiF.iiny kind of board that ho wants it, at Cam eron's cafe, 114-118 South 11th btreot. Sigurd Anker of the senior class has presented to the library an edition in Danish of choice passages from various authors. Mr. Anker compiled the book and it is printed for him In Blair. There are now twenty-two graduate students of tho univerBlty taking work In thr department of philosophy. Eleven c', these are taking the subject as majors for the master's degree. Tho Maxwell debating club promise an Interesting debate at thoir meotlng January 4 on "Resolved, That Green backs Should Be Called in and Na tional Bank Notes Issued Instead." In tho turning over of the "new leaf" at tho beginning of tho new year there is nothing that is more commend able of the student body than their lib oral patronage of Gregory the -Coal Man. ;x Tho PI Beta Phi fraternity entertain ed Informally at tho residence of Mrs. Sahr on Seventeenth and S streets Sat urday evening, December 23. Card playing was indulged in and somo very dainty prizes awarded. During tho evening light refreshments were served. The Delta Gammas had a love feast and Christmas tree at their fratornity houso in the Inglesldo apartments on Tuesday evening. Presents woro ex changed among tho different mombers and the fraternity received many beau tiful gifts from outsiders. At their meotlng Saturday evening, December 15, the Union boys' debating club elected the following officers: President, P. B. Weaver; vice presi dent, J. D. Dasenbrock; secretary, C. C. North; attorneys, Fred Duff and F. L. Ballon; sergeant-nt-arms, C. P. Craft. Mr. Craft made a speech upon retiring from the chair. After the election a lively debate ensued upon the question, "Resolved, That Robortfl Is Entitled to a Seat iu Congress." GRADUATE CLJB. The graduate club of the University of Nebraska at a meeting held Novem ber 11, 1S99, voted to publish annually a volume of scientific papers. A com m'tteo was appointed, with power to act. to prepare the general plan for such a publication and to make ar rangements for a first number this year. The committee has agreed upon the following plan: The name of the publication shall be "Bulletin of tho Graduate Club of the University of Nebraska." The bulletin shall be published be fore the first of June of each year. It shall contain (1) such original contributions to science by members of the club as may be duly approved and offered for publication by the heads of departments, and (2) a brief resume of similar papers, for which space may not be found at the time, and of theses accepted for a secondary degree. Each graduate department shall be entitled, as far as space allows, to pub lish annually in the bulletin one ar ticle, not exceeding twenty pages in length. A longer article may be ac cepted, however, or more than one ar ticle from the same department, if this can be done without excluding articles already accepted or without Injustice to other departments. Properly approved contributions shall be accepted for publication in the order in which they are presented to the committee of publication at any time before April 1. Approved contri butions offered too late for publication shall be summarized as stated above and printed in full in the next issue of the bulletin. Any approved contributions by n graduateBtudent or by an instructor shall be entitled to publication, pro vided that each department offering an approved contribution shall be entitled to space in the bulletin boToro any other department has published two or more articles, and provided, also, that contributions offered by students shall take precedence of those offered by In structors. To provide funds for the publication of the bulletin each member of the graduate dub shall contribute $1. It Is proposed that in the future these contributions shall be deposited, to gether with tho matriculation fee, with tho treasurer of the university and be drawn upon by certified bills. It Is furthermore hoped that some members of the club may feel inclined to con tribute something more than tho regu lar fee and that tho bulletin, If It prove worthy of It, may In time re ceive some support from the university funds. 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Every member of the graduate club shall be entitled to one copy of the bul letin and the contributing members shall receive in addition twenty sep arates of the articles contributed. A. H. EDGREN, FRED MORROW FLING, J. L. GERIG. DEBATERS MEET. A business meeting of the debating association was held December 20. A communication was received from the University of Missouri, asking that the interstate debates be hold In April in stead of In May, and also asking that the judges chosen should reside within fl'ty miles of the place where the de bates are to bo held; also that $10 Bhould cover all their traveling ex penses. Tho preliminary debates will bo held on January 4, 5 and C. Ar rangements woro made for all mem bers of the debating association to sell tickets for the preliminaries. It was moved that an endeavor be made to prevail upon tho societies to adjourn on the ovening of January 5 and attend tho dobates in place of holding their regular meetings. Instructions gov erning the decisions of the judges will bo formulated by tho executive com mittee of tho asHooiation and posted upon tho bulletin boards. Michigan. The several improvements and the cobt of each are as follows: Two new hospitals, $130,000; en largement of the dental building, $7, 000; enlargement of tho law building, '525.000; now recitation building, $30,- 000; heating plant, ?5G,000; new roof on museum, $5,000; gymnasiums. $1 20. 000; dormitory at the hospitals, 520, 000; two sun rooms at the hosp tals, $4,000; now law building, $G5,000; ad ditions to the library building, $20,000; new roof on the main building, $15, 000; electric lighting plant on the campus, $25,000; electric lighting plant at the hospitals, $5,000. The gymnasiums were built without cost to the state. Tho city of Ann Arbor contributed $25,000 towards the hospitals and $17,000 for the site of the homeopathic hospital which Is now building and which haB not been in cluded In tho above figures. When completed this hospital (including site) will have cost between $80,000 and $90,000. With this addition the grand total of permanent improve ments since 1889 will amount to over $000,000. PERMANENT IMPROVEMENTS AT MICHIGAN. During tho last ton years permanent mproyomonta amounting to $527,000 have boon made at tho Universlty of A JAPAN SCIENTIST. Dr. Jokichi Takamlne, tho distin guished scientist of tho University of Tokio, Japan, is at present on a tour of inspection of tho larger educational institutions of tho United StateB. He was sent out by the Japanese govern ment especially to examine into tho scientific work and methods of our American universities. A few wooks ago ho visited tho Kansas stato uni versity at Lawrence, and while thorc delivered two Interesting lectures bo foro tho chemical und pharmaceutical departments. Ono of these lectures was on digestive formontB, a subject In which Dr. Takamino has made extend ed Investigation and several Important discoveries tho other was an illus trated lecture on Japanese life and scouory.