Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922, July 21, 1921, Image 10

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    THE OMAHA BEE.
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Business men, farmers, clerks, hired hands,
society matrons, "flappers," school children and school teachers all
are evincing a great interest in the Intelligence Questionnaire con
test Folks who have nearly forgotten how to think have dusted out
, the old brain-pan and entered The Bee's contest
Ordinary intelligence is the only qualifica
tion required. You don't have to spend any money or much time. All
entries are treated the same. You have as good a chance as anyone
else to succeed.
Picture to yourself what you could do should
you win the First Royal Award! Clothes, education, travel, music
the world's interesting hobbies could be yours. Are you willing to
test your brains against others for the sake of these things? Are you
able to get out of the rut and really do some concentrated studying,
to apply yourself diligently?
Interesting? Well, it surely is! Just look
those questions over. They cover many spheres of endeavor. Many
of the things you take for granted are not so easy after all you'll
really have to think. We repeat all have an equal chance A day
laborer sent in a fine set of answers, yet one of the smartest men in
Omaha sent in an incomplete reply. A school girl out in the state
sent in a very credible response, yet a professional man, a physician,
sent in his questionnaire with some absolutely ridiculous answers.
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Answer all of the 100 questions you can and then
make your selection of the "30 Best Questions'
Be Sure You Know What You're Doing See Directions
1. Any man or woman who is not an
employe of The Omaha Bee may
ubmit an answer.
2. Any person may fill out and
end in as many questionnaires
aa he or she may wish, but only
one prize will be awarded in the
same household. Each question
naire will be considered as a unit
and not in conjunction with any
other questionnaire sent in by
the same person. Only one an
swer is allowed to each question
on each questionnaire, and this
' answer must be written in the
- space immediately following each
question.
8. Write your full name and ad
. dress on each sheet of questions
- in the space provided for that
purpose.
4. All answers must be brought to
the office of The Omaha Bee by
6 p. m. August 81, 1921, or
mailed by your postof f ice closing
time August 81, 1921. This,
prize offering closes at 6 p. m.
on the above date and answers
sent by - mail must be . post
marked not later than August 31
in order to be eligible.
8. All answers will be checked as
rapidly aa they are received and
the awards will be announced as
soon after the closing date as
possible.
RULES
6. The answer lists submitted will
be judged as follows t
First For the number of cor
rect answers.
Second For the selection of the
thirty questions which would
best determine the fitness of
an applicant.
Third For. neatness, spelling,
" etc -. "
The answer list containing the
greatest number of correct an
swers to the questions : printed
will be awarded first prize and
so on down the list until the 25
prizes in each classification
have been awarded.
In case of a tie or ties in the
number of correct answers the
tying questionnaires will be
judged for "The Thirty 'Best'
Questions" selected, and the
prizes will be awarded in each,
classification according to the
precedence aa determined by the
' judges.'
. If, after judging lists for correct
' answers and then judging the se
lections of the 80 "best" ques-
tions, ties still exist, the lists will
be judged for neatness, spelling,
. etc., in order to determine the
prize winners.
7. Anyone sending in a list of an
swers qualifies for the list of
Ordinary Prizes, whether they
subscribe for The Bee or not.
Anyone sending in one subscrip
tion for the daily and Sunday
Bee, paid in advance, for three
months, qualifies for the list of
Special Prizes.
Anyone sending in one subscrip
tion for the daily and Sunday
Bee, paid in advance, for six
' months, or two subscriptions,
paid in advance, for three
months, qualifies for the list of
Grand Prizes.
Anyone sending in one subscrip
tion for the daily and Sunday
Bee, paid in advance, for one
year, two subscriptions, paid in
advance, for six months or four
subscriptions, paid in advance,
for three months, qualifies for
the list of Royal Prizes.
Either an extension of a present
subscription or a new subscrip
tion is counted as a subscription
for these prizes.
8. All lists of answers will receive
the same consideration whether
. they are qualified by subscrip
tions or whether the person sub
mitting the list of answers is a
subscriber to The Bee.
9. Three prominent Omaha business
men will act as judges of the lists
of answers submitted and will
determine the prize winners.
Address All Communication to I. Q. Department, Omaha Baa, Omaha, Nab.
PRIZE
LIS T:
First
Second
Third
Fourth
Fifth
Sixth
Prizes, Ordinary, $50; Special, $250; Grand, $500; Royal, $1,000
Prizes, Ordinary, $20; Special, $100; Grand, $200; Royal, $ 400
Prizes, Ordinary, $10; Special, $ 50; Grand, $100; Royal, $ 200
Prizes, Ordinary, $ 5; Special, $ 25; Grand, $ 50; Royal, $ 100
Prizes, Ordinary, $ 2; Special, $ 10; Grand, $ 25; Royal, $ 50
Prizes, Ordinary, $ 1; Special, $ 2; Grand, $ 5; Royal, $ 10
Seventh to twenty-fifth prizes same as the Sixth.
Communicate by phone, letter or in person
with MISS HUGHES at The Bee office, for
your copy of the Intelligence Questionnaire
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