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pi THE KENTUCKY KERNEL UNIVERSITY Best Copy Available REGISTRATION FAUi TERM WILL OPEN' SEPTEMBER 16 OF LEXINGTON, VOLUME XIX A. VANDENBOSCH WILL LEAVE ON o S The College of Engineering has attained another mark of distinction by being the recipient fit an autograph portrait of Herbert Hoover, first engineer to ascend to the presidency of the United States since the days of Washington and Jefferson. The picture has been hung in a prominent place in Dicker hall as an inspiration to the University students. It Is inscribed in the President's hand writing, "To the College of Engineering, University of Kentucky, with the good wishes of Herbert Hoover." STUDENTS IN EAST immm MMH4MQ!'::fH w t w ::;'!bbbbbbbbbhPbbbbk 'j.,VflVflVflVflVflVpMVK m &a--.KUE1- BBBB ?v ' V7JI "PETE" DRURY Drury, tackle, will be the main cog around whom Coach Harry Gamage hopes to build offensive and defensive line this fall, as great as the forward wall which represented the University last year. Drury is a senior, and completes football career this fall. He, to- gether with Claire Dees, captain of last year's Wildcat eleven, was given "Pete" Farm Women, Attend Homemakers' Camps a place in the squad that was to represent the northern section of the Southern Conference in a post-a- n season charity game at Atlanta last year, Several sports writers through the South named him as their all- f Southern choice, based on his play-h- is ing against Alabama, Vanderbilt, Washington and Lee, V. M. I., and Tennessee. ' DEATH CLAIMS COLONEL F. RIPY Vacation Project Is Under Direction of U. K. Extension University Graduate, Promi Department. "nent "Lawyer of -- Lawrenceburg, Dies at Home After women enThree hundred' farm Several Weeks' Illness. joyed a series of district and W,, home-make- camps in Kentucky this summer, which were under the direction of the University horn) economics extension department. The objects of the camps were to give homemakers a short vacation at small expense, and at the same time to give them rest, recreation and relaxation, and to foster a firendly interest between the counties, according to Miss Myrtle Wel-do- n, director of home economics extension work. The Fayette county Homemakers' Club camped at Clifton with an attendance of 40 members, and there were also camps at the Experiment Substation at Quicksand, Mayfleld, Camp Kavanaugh in Jefferson county, and Owensboro. IS REAPPOINTED Clarence Rothenburg, a University student, will be reappointed as a life saving examiner, according to D. Melville Carr, of Washington, D. C, who conducted a three day Red Cross course in life saving at Joy-lan- d Park swimming pool this week. Col. Frank Rlpy, 50 years old, a graduate of the University, who was a prominent lawyer and politician In Lawrenceburg, died at his home August 17 after an illness of several weeks. At the time cf his death Colonel Rlpy was police Judge of Lawrenceburg and the Democratic nominee for county attorney of Anderson county. He had long been a leader in the activities of the Democratic party. After receiving his A. B. degree at the University of Kentucky he attended the law school at the University of Louisville, and there passed examinations for the bar. He began practice in Lawrenceburg In 1902. Colonel Rlpy was first attached to the National Guard and served on the Mexican border, and also saw service in the World War in France. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Elizabeth Hazelrlgg Rlpy; a sister, Mrs. Helen McWhorter, of Magnolia, Texas; and three brothers, James Rlpy, of Louisville Marlon Rlpy. of New York, and Hardie Rlpy, of Washington, D. C. Funeral services were held at his home Monday afternoon, and burial took place immediately afterward in the Lawrenceburg cemetery. Two Chicago Universities Will Give Study in Crime Prevention SUMMER SESSION ft I 1 !H0LDS NATIONAL YEARLY MEETING Social Fraternity Convention s Is Attended by 200 From 10 Chapters Dele-Kale- ' ALABAMA, TENNESSEE ON FALL SCHEDULE PROGRAM INCLUDES DANCE AND BANQUET Practice Begins September 9; First Game to He Played University, Transylvania and Centre Chapters Are Hosts; Session Closes Tomorrow of Phi Kappa Tau, social fraternity, Representatives According to an article by Oliver of the killers. From this grew the Sherwood, criminals plying their idea of a general crime laboratory. " 'Chicago and other cities are far trade In Chicago this fall are due to bump against something new in behind Europe In the scientific indetective work, as both the Univer- quiry of clews,' Major Goddard said sity of Chicago and Northwestern before leaving on his present tour University are preparing to show of investigation. 'Murders have been detectives what science can do when directed solved by continental toward crime. The city will serve through the running down of bacas the laboratory and classes will teria on dead men's clothing and be most nterestlng to the modern through detections equally as subtle. Also, they are ahead of us In blood sleuths of the collegiate world. analysis, study of hand writing, foot Mr. Sherwood says: "In each Instance scientific spe- prints and other bits of evidence.' to give the "At the University of Chicago, the cialists are available most modern touch to the research crime research department Is to work. At the University of Chicago, have command of the university's Chief Augustus Vollmer, of Berk- scientific resources. The departments eley, Calif. long noted as the coun- of physics, chemistry, medicine, try's most scientific policeman will psychiatry and anthropology are to be on hand October 1 to head the cooperate, so that police will have almost unlimited assistance, crime research department there. "The Northwestern laboratory of "At Northwestern University, Maj. ballistics expert of crime is to be primarily a place of Calvin Ooddard, renown, is to take charge of tho investigation and will be located on new research department, to oper- 'the McKinlock campus near the ate under a $300,000 endowment downtown section. "Chief Vollmer, who is to head provided by Chicago business men. He now is in Europe studying the the University of Chicago departof police in ment, has long been recognized for more scientific methods his modern crime detection schemes, London. Berlin and Paris. "These developments, linking po- i He gained fame with his lie detefacilities of higher ctor, and was one of the first to lice work to the education, were inspired by the St. .stress the possibilities of ballistics scientific study of fire arms and Valentine's Day massacre here of seven Moran gangsters. Tho futility projectiles In running down crimes and he was tly first to adopt radio of ordinary police methods in seeking slayers in crimes of this type equipped police cars. Likewise, he led to the engagement of Major considers it necessary to have scienOoddard in the hope that a study tifically trained coppers, and has of the guns and bullets used in the made it a practice to enlist unlver-- i killing might lead to Identification slty students for his force. ENDS TOMORROW Final Examinations Will Be Held Today and Saturday; School Will Reopen With Freshman Week. The 1929 Summer Session, under the direction of Dean W. S. Taylor, of the College of Education, will come to a successful close Saturday. Final examinations will be held in all classes today and tomorrow. Previous registration records have been broken both semesters, 1,400 students having attended the first term, and 710 the second term. Practically all of the regular classes were offered during the summmer and have been well attended. Until September 12, when Freshman Week will start, tho University will be closed, and muny repairs, painting, sodding and Improvements will be made by the buildings and grounds department, under the supervision of Maury Crutcher, First year students are asked to rejwrt at Memorial hall the morning of September 12, and there they will be divided into groups of 30, classified first Into boys' and girls' sections, and subdivided Into college sections. Dormitories, Including the two new halls for men, will open for occupancy at that time. The regular term will begin September 10 and 17, when registration for upper classes opens. Class work starts Wednesday, September 18. from 40 chapters opened their annual national convention at the Phoenix hotel yesterday morning with approximately 200 delegates in attendance. The session will last three days, closing Saturday night with a banquet at the hotel. Domain chiefs and grand councilors have been In Lexington since Monday preparing for the convention, which Is the second held In the Blue Grass in recent years, as local chapters at Transylvania and the University were also hosts to the national fraternity in 1923. This year Kapa chapter of the University, Theta chapter of Transylvania, and Delta chapter of Centre College are acting as hosts. The entertaining committee is composed of John Y. Brown, chairman; Beecher Adams, of Kappa chapter; .Bruce Mor-for- d, of Theta chapter; and Mason Knuckles, of Delta chapter. The first session was held Thursday morning at the Phoenix hotel, and Mayor James J. O'Brien, of Lexington was Introduced to the deelgates by John Y. Brown. Mayor O'Brien gave a short welcoming speech to members of the fraternity, following which past and present grand officers were Introduced. Another session was held yesterday afternoon at 2 o'clock, and business matters were discussed. From 4 to 6 o'clock yesterday afternoon a sightseeing tour was and adjacent historic spots in the Blue Grass were visited. Last night delegates were entertained with a stag smoker at the hotel, with a theater party for delegates, wives and friends following. The program for today includes: 10 a. m. Third session. 1:30 p. m. Luncheon bridge for ladies. 2 p. m. Fourth session. 9 p. m. Phi Kappa Tau convention dance in ball room. ' Saturday 10 a. m. Final session, with election of officers and selection oT convention city for 1930. 1 p. m. Blue Grass Fair and races. 6:30 p. m. Phi Kappa Tau banquet at hotel. begin to turn our thoughts and undivided attention to the coming football season. We wonder if the old boys will get off to a good start and hold It throughout the season. Wc wonder if they will be there with the "old fight" as in previous years. We even wonder if Harry Gamage, coach of the University team, will be as gloomy as in days of yore. Just at present Gamage is inJmt, 9mOmKhMRmhHBHMMP Jp clined to chuckle a little when flBBBMH' someone asks him about the WildFLOPPY" FORQUER cats' chances for a progressive season. He tries to hold back the smile, "Guard 'em Floppy!" And we , this fall and we predict a brilliant but somehow he Just can't do it. fnls sudden change in his usual want to state right here that this career for him in the next two gloomy look gives us a rather opti- ;r?sr 200 e mistic view into the season. We are He is working on his fathers inclined to believe that the old made by the University football monarch of the gridiron will have team last fall will testify. Forquerjfarm at Newcastle this summer in a real treat in store for us when will be a Junior at the University preparation for fall practice. the season opens October 5. Somehow we feel that the edge he will put on the boys their first few weeks oi practice will sting our worthy opponents all fall. When questioned about what he thought would be the hardest bat- KAD1U i Car Leaves Road and Crashes tle of the season, Gamage was inon Rocks 350 Feet clined to think that it would be the Prof. E. Z. Palmer, of EcoBelow contest with Centre. He said it was nomics Department Is Fea not so much Centre's football skill ture of Week; On Air at, Walter F. Craddock, who formerly that worried him, although that attended the University, narrowly Mid-dashould have a wonderful develop'escaped death last week when his ment under KUbale. His whole wor. automobile shot over the edge of ry came because of the psychologfS PvfvCUia"fV the road and down a Pclpice near ical phase of the game. He said ,A Natchez MIss- - a le"er to his moth-t- Z J?i' 'f before the 'Cats walloped the Coler. Mrs. Calvin Craddock discloses. "S3 onels in 192 by the amazing score car Craddock from thi wpoY aiii? Jhpn ' Mr- - in time to leaped himself the the of 53 to 0 they were half beaten on catch before they reached the field where oi the cliff while his auto the Colonels were waiting to tear into them. SI ThXtterxplalned that the Now, however, the tide has SniAndSSfJPS? COS ce,erator becamHe fastened In some changed to the very1 opposite ex- engineering win bjjeua. uvci uic manner and the car left the road University remote control studio In and fell on the rocks 350 feet betreme, and the Wildcats are run ning over with confidence. They connection with station WHAS at low. The machine, which was new, think thatainlhl&Ts necessary is4 Louisville, on Tuesday, Augus.t 27.i Is a complete loss. to step out on the field and make a Other features for the' week are Mr. Craddock is state secretary few spectacular passes and Centre Monday, August 26, 12:30 to 12:45 for the national Red Cross, and was will take to a run like a sheep-killin- g p. m. (a) "Shall We Grow Wheat en route to Natchez on business dog. No doubt this attitude in Kentucky?" by Prof. E. J. Kin- when the accident occurred. He viscame near bringing defeat last year. ney, (b) "Harvesting Korean ited his parents in Lexington in by Prof. Ralph Kinney, June, and also attended the Pi KapCentre undoubtedly will put up a desperate fight against, the 'Cats, College of Agriculture. pa Alpha camp at Clifton at the Tuesday, August 27, 12:30 to 12:45 close of school. since they have nothing to lose and everything to gain. This will be a p. m. "Engineering Needs Men," by great inspiration, but unless Ken- Dean F. Paul Anderson, College of TRAVELING ABROAD tucky goes into a complete trance Engineering. (a) Wednesday, August 28 victory should be ours. Miss Anne Worthlngton Callihan.i Given It may be Interesting to note that "Sheep Talk," by Prof. R. C. Miller, oi me uiiiver&iiy mi. venire, unu Alabama and Tennessee, two out- (b) "Feeding Beei Cattle on Pas- Miss Virginia McVey, daughter of Bulletin No. 289, published by the standing teams of the South and ture," by Prof. Wayland Rhoads, President Frank L. McVey, have University Experiment Station, car-ha- d a pleasant summer traveling i who both have expectations of wln-th- e College of Agriculture. A three-veWednesday night, 9:00 to 10:00 p. a"d studying in Europe. When word ries the results of Southern Conference championstudy. of farm conditions in the , . e ,- Ivn c lncf vnnnivnH from them trinv ship, apear on the Wildcat sched- m. University Saloon Orchestra, w.w. regiun 01 nemucKy. Thursday, August 29, 12:30 tol ule this season. These matches ,n i rne worn was conducted cooper- should be extremely interesting 12:45 p. m. "Current Events," by to spend ten days sightseeing and atively by the farm economics ones. The psychology the 'Cats have Prof. E. Z. Palmer, College of Comin Brittany before sail- - partment of the station and the gotten against Centre may be true merce. ing for home. bureau of agricultural economics of Friday, August 30, 12:30 tol2:45 of these teams, especially Alabama, the United States Department of and over confidence of another vie p. m. "What Farm Folks Are AskAgriculture, and methods of suc- FOWLER IN NEW YORK by Prof. N. R. Elliott, College tory by them may be fatal, as the ing," Icessful farmers were studied. The -'Cats will be strong on courage and of Agriculture. Frank Fowler, professor of dra-- j bulletin points out the fact that determination. matlc production at the University, tobacco raising Is slightly in the de-aGamage talks very little about director of the Gulgnol theater, cllne In that region, and more any of the contests, but he emphais spending the summer in New attention Is being given to the pro-YoGO City. sized the fact that the boys will be ductlon of poultry and fruit. sent into the games with a determination to keep the score on top. Practice this fall begins a week later than most elevens in the state. The official date is September 9. Will Leave Saturday to Join Dr. W. D. Funkhouser in Gamage gives two reasons for the first, that the late beginning; Further Excavation of Inweather is not so hot a little later, dian Mounds. and second, the first game is not played until the Maryville tilt, NEW ORLEANS. Dr. Wilbur C. I Fifteen vears aco. Geomia Tech Prof. William S. Webb will leave October 5, and he is afraid the tomorrow for Logan county where Smith, athletic director at Tulane was drawing 4,000 fans and Tulane players might become stale with he will Join Dr. W. D. Funkhouser, University, believes the growth of considered it a great throng when practice before then. who Is excavating In search of signs football in the South can best be two or three thousand came to a There will be several outstanding of ancient life in the Indian mounds guaged by the ever - increasing contest. Up until two years ago the features in the schedule this fall. near Lewisburg. Professor Webb has amount of stadia building. city of Birmingham was turning out Two night games will be played, the been anxious to start on this interOf the 23 institutions in the in "great numbers" when 7,000 saw first night fotball ever played at the esting work for some weeks, but he Southern Conference, 12 of the Alabama and Sewanee play there. University. Twenty huge spotlights could not leave the University until number already have constructed In 1927, 25,000 saw Georgia and Alawill illuminated the field for the term oi Summer School fine football plants or have granted bama play in the city's new municigames with Maryville and Carson-Newma- n. the second building contracts for such struc pal stadium and the same season was ended. change should be a tures, he points out, This 18,000 saw Howard and Birmingham Dr. Funkhouser has sent phototreat for Lexington fans. Before the war. not a college in Southern, city colleges, fteht it out graphic plates to Professor Webb Another important feature is that for development and they show a the South was prepared to seat for the Birmingham championship, five of the eight games will be play- part The University of Florida has of the wealth of valuable arti- more than ten or twelve thousand ed In Lexington, Including the facts which have been discovered. fans and only three or four could, found Jacksonville ready to come Kentucky - Washington and Lee Webb visited the site be- handle crowds of that size. Today, out 15,000 strong any day the Alli-eig- ht Prof. classic, and the Homecoming game fore Dr. Funkhouser left on the or ten can seat crowds of 30,-- 1 gators play there. with Tennessee, In which the fight expedition, and plotted the mounds 000 while several others can handle Elgnt thousand saw Auburn and for the old beer keg will be an out to be excavated. Professor Webb crowds of 20,000 or upwards. i Birmingham Southern in a curtain standing event. GnnrBlaJCCl)1Il?S,hnd mortnan raising game at Montgomery last said that this cache Is only a small at Grant year ' part of the many signs of ancient life hidden in the state, much of Field. Tulane University has nor-- 1 ,Smlth believes the future of which will be explored and exca- mal seating capacity of 28.000. Vir- - L LAST ISSUE OF KERNEL eve" er,e"ter vated in the near future by the glnia's stadium seats 15.000. Kenan fotb?" fans being con-hstadium at Chapel Hill University archeologists. With this issue of the Kena capacity of 30,000. Eight miles verted to the love of tne 5Prt evcry tucky Kernel, Journalistic activaway, Duke University, first year in i year' ities will be suspended, until the DEAN EVANS, 1)16. RANDALL the conference, is dedicating a sta-- 1 Mississippi University and Mlssls-Ulu- tn fall term opens. As always the years I slPPl A. and M. only in recent to seat 33,000. WILL LEAVE ON VACATIONS Kernel will be Issue on Friday The University of Georgia playing have started a home and home ar- mornings, free to students,! rangement for their games, alter- Dean Alvin E. Evans and Dr. Yale in October dedicates a new throughout the ensuing semes-- ! Frank H. Randall, of the College of j stadium to seat 35,000. Florida has "atlng between Starkvllle and ters. As the winter staff is much will take steps toward building a half ford. Attendance figures fo rtheir vacations at larger in size than during the the expiration oftheir Summer Sm- - made million dollar plant. Alabama has games have Jumped tremendously the summer school, journalism stu sion. Dean Evans and family are authorized a plant to seat 13,000 unqer mis campus arrangement ur. dents interested in the work are i Smith points out, with 12,000 or motoring to Lincoln, Neb., Is urged to try out for positions on they will visit his mother. Dr. where when the first unitcan completed, - morc seeing the games now annual-oLouisiana State Ran handle with- j the paper. The Kernel takes this dall and family are going to spend trouble between 25,000 and 30,- - ly and the figures swelling every opportunity to wish all Summer their vacation in Traverst City, 000 fans. Dudley Field at Nashville Thanksgiving, Session students adieu, and to Mich., on the lake. Both, Dean seats 20,000 or more. Tennessee's m Cemson and oouth Carolina express the hope that many of Evans and Dr. Randall expect to be last year seated 15,000 and ed to 15;O0Q at Columbia, S. 0., last you will return to school in back by the time the University with the plans for addition will care full nnd the only reason 25,000 were opens for the first semester In the for 22,000. The plant at Kentucky not at the game was because of a sell-owill seat 15,000. fall. long (before game time. aNj? i'S? Miss Verna Law is in New York ROTMENBURG City ihis summer doing secretarial worl 'or the editor of the Travel Tr .! section of the American magazine. Miss Mildred Shute, who Is with her, is studying at an art institute there. Both plan to return to the University in time for the fall semester. PHI KAPPA TAU As summer schol draws to a close, wc, or at least those of us who will return to the University this fall, mat sm. Will Study in England, Asia; Returns to University Next Fall " 11 on October 5 GOES UNDER AUSPICES OF RESEARCH COUNCIL President Hoovers' Picture Is Received THE KERNEL HIDS YOU ADIEU UNTIL FALL NUMBER i Wildcats Must Overcome too Confident Attitude Townrd Centre, Says Coach STUDENTS 1029 2.3, U. K. FOOTBALL STAR PLAYER ON U. iK. TEAM o PROSPECTS LOOK 2 jUbi ik.t f GOOD TO GAMAGE 3 TO GET Political Science Professor to Sail From Canada Tuesday on Year's Tour ft- AUGUST 0 TACKLE TO RETURN 200-POUN- D WORLD CRUISE Dr. Amry Vandenbosch, professor of political science at the University, will begin a world's tour and a year's study under the auspices of the Social Science Research Council of New York when he sails from Quebec, Canada, Tuesday at noon, for Cheroubourg, France, His travels will take him down the picturesque Rhine, through foggy London, and into the mysterious East, where he wil visit such places as gay Bombay and romantic Singapore. His studies will be embodied in a treatise which he will probably write "after returning to the University j one year from this fall. While at the Hague and the University of Leyden he will make a study of the Dutch Colonial Schools, which'train the officials for colonial administration. Here he will meet Prof. C. VanVollenhaven, who is an authority on Mohammedan Law, which prevails in the Dutch Colonial Empire. At Geneva he will examine the reports of the investigation of colonial problems. At London Dr. Vandenbosch will study the methods of the British Colonial Schools in Reaching coloriial administration and government. Shortly after New Year's day Dr. iVandenboscli will leave Marseilles Hof 'Bombay, India. For five or six 'months he will travel in the east, investigating and examining the jlandlabor and economic policies, governmental machinery, sanitation, national defense policy and the Nativist move-'mefor Independence. His travels in the East will take him through a great part of India, Ceylon, Sumatria, Java, Celebes Islands and probably Borneo. From these he will Journey to the Philippine islands, Japan and China, and from thence home. Mrs. Vanbenbosch, who has been jn.ChlcJgo this, symmer visiting her iamuy, wiu ticioP"y urr veui- .denbosch on his tour. KY KENTUCKY v 1- FKUtiKAM, isi0" SSnSff ' P,f; JJfl f'n ?tW KltKS tk fJZ?ifrJZkt Results of Farm Study .io, iii,i WEBB WILL TO LOGAN COUNTY Popularity of Football in the South Is Guaged by Its Stadia