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Wednesday April 6
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the month of
March yesterday may secure them
Officials Announce Work On from 9 to 11:30 a. m. Wednesday,
Ap. 11 6. and from 1 to 4 p. m. Tnis
Pier And Rascmcnt Will
will bo the last time that they will
Start Pending Adverbo issued.
tisement Of Did
Engineering College Rushes
Completion Of Upper
Screen Bargain In
Plans of the pier and basement
for the new Biological Sciences
building, which is expected to cost
approlmately $250,000, will be sent
today to the WPA office In Louisville for approval, officials of the
College of Engineering announced
Rushing completion of plans and
construction of this building, the
officials are forwarding these plans
to Louisville and hope to get them
back within a week, when advertisement for bids will be made,
while the drawing of the plans for
the upper stories of the building
are being finished by the College of
Engineering. Bids for the constrnc-tlo- n
of the upper stories will be
advertised, while construction of
the basement and piers Is going
The building will be located Just
south of Kastle and McVey halls,
with the center of the structure
fronting the axis of the walkway
which runs between McVey and
high tower will be
A seven-stor- y
directly opposite the steps and
walkway. The west wing of the
Biological Sciences building, the
name of which has been, officially
designated as such, will be five
stories high, thus taking advantage
of the slope of the terrain at that
point. The east wing of the building will be four stories high.
Departments which will be housed
In the new building will be the
bacteriology, home economics, zoology, anatomy, and physiology. Approximately 90.000 square feet of
floor space will De contained in me
building, according to rough esti
The roadway connecting Rose
street and Kastle and McVey halls
will be made Into a double lane bisected by a row of trees.
Will Lecture Here
May Lamberton Becker, famous
Journalist, author, and commenta
tor for "Books," tne New YorK Herald Tribune's Sunday magazine,
will come to the University April 8
9. and 10 for a series of addresses
sponsored by the University department of library science. Mildred Semmons, head of the department. ' announced yesterday.
Mrs. Becker's first appearance
will be Thursday, April 8, at 3 p
m. In the browsing room of the library. This meeting will be open
to students, faculty, and friends of
Mrs. Becker will talk at a community dinner sponsored by the University Woman's club, to which the
public Is also Invited.
On Friday evening, she will
speak on Scandinavian literature
to a Joint meeting of the American
Association of University Women
Chi Delta Phi, women's literary
honorary, and Theta Sterna Phi.
honorary! women's Journalistic fraternity, to be held in Boyd hall.
Her last talk will be made before
the Woman's Club of Central Kentucky, Saturday afternoon at the
While on the
campus, Mrs. Becker will be the
house guest of President and Mrs.
Prank L. McVey.
Mrs. Becker has become famous
for her answers to inquiries from
t housands of readers who have come
to look on her as a book oracle
throimh her weekly column. 'Readers' Guide." It is estimated that
she answered 15.688 questions on
books alone last year. She has also
gained prominence for her books,
which include such works as "Adventures in Reading," "Books As
Windows,"- - and "First Adventures
As Queen of Junior Prom
Tuesday 0 a. m.
petitions for officers of the
Association of Women Students
must be submitted
Hedges. University Post Office,
10 a. m. Tuesday.
Anv woman student may submit
a peltlon for president,
secretary, treasurer, or town
represertativs. Each petition .nust
be binned by twenty University
Read A. W. 8. election story for
ll?tbillty requirements of
Orchestra and Men's Quartet
To Be Featured On
E. LOGAN BROWN TO
ACT AS TOASTMASTER
Guest Speakers To Be Alumni Of College; Dinner
Starts At 6:13
Bring Your Coupon and See
Aiaytime"- - MacDonald,
An orchestra and men's quartet
composed of students in the College of Agriculture
and led by
Eddy In Romance
Charles Wallace will be featured at
"Maytime," starring the scre3n's the annual College of Agriculture
singing sweethearts, Jeanette
banquet that will be held at 6:45 p.
and Nelson Eddy, and three
shorts will compose tne program m. Tuesday, April 6, In the University Commons. E. Logan Brown,
"College Night," which begins at 8 Shelbyville, president of the Agrio'clock at tne Kentucky tneater.
cultural Society, will act as toast-mastIncluded In the muslcar score of
"Maytime," which was written by
Two alumni of the College of AgDon Cotsack, will be "Will You
riculture have been selected to
Ham and speak at the banquet. The two seEggs,'' and many other great songs lected were Jesse Tapp, Washingand operatic arias.
ton, D. C, president of the Federal
The stars, who rose to promin- Surplus Products Corporation, and
ence through their magnlllcant Mrs. Ed R. Gregg, Louisville, mem
rok-la "Naughty Marietta," are ber of the Central Dairy Council of
ably supported In "Maytime" by that city.
John liarrymore, Herman Blng, and
Mr. Tapp was graduated from
the University with a B. S. in AgriJ. D. Ensmlnger, manager of the culture in 1920. A native of HenKentucky, In announcing the pro- derson county, he was a major in
gram, again stressed the necessity farm management.
lor students to obtain their tickets
Mrs. Oregg, who, before her marbefore 8 o'clock, because the show riage, was Mary Hansen Peterson,
will begin piomptly at that time.
of Cynthiana, was graduated from
The coupon which enables stu- the University with a B. 8. in Agdents to obtain tickets for 27 cents, riculture in 1924.
tha matinee price, lns.ead of the
As the Phi Upsilon Omicron,
regular night price, will be found honorary home economics fraternielsewhere in today's Issue of The ty, has held the pledging for this
semester, the initiates will be preThe shorts scheduled for the pro- sented by Nell Shearer, president.
gram are a screen song, the sport-ligh- t, Alpha Zeta, honorary agriculaural
and a Mickey Mouse cartoon, fraternity, will pledge the men for
Mr. Ensmlnger said.
this semester with Charlie Dixon,
and Bridle club, an organization
for majors" in animal husbandry,
will present this semester's pledges
with George Kurtz, president, presiding. George Krutz also will announce the winner of the leadership training scholarship that was
awarded to an outstanding sophoTwo Day Kentucky Dietetic more.
Group singing will be led by
Association Schedule Loaded With Discussions, Broad- Bruce Poundstone of the Experi-
TO DIET EXPERTS
cast, Lectures, Banquet
Authorities in the field of dietetics from Kentucky and several
Dther states will be featured in the
annual meeting of the
Xentucky State Dietetic Association, which opens this morning at
'he College of Agriculture, with
Miss Florence Imlay. Lexington,
president of the association,
The program this morning will
open with a panel discussion on
5 Doing," to be led by
Miss Edith Orundmeler, of the department of home economics, assisted by Mrs. Nellie Bandeen, of
the Kentucky Baptist Hospital In
Louisville, Mrs. Marie C. Wiggin-to- n,
of Norton Infirmary, Louisville, and Dr. Statie Erickson, head
of the department of home economics.
Others td be featured in today's
program Include Miss Lute Troutt,
inaianapons, uiu., presiaent 01
the American Dietetic Association;
Dr. Marlette Elchelberger. Chicago,
nutrition expert; Dr. J. Farra Van
Sarah Whlttlnghill, research as- -i
slstant in the University department of home economics, and Dr.
FOR NEXT PLAY
On Card April 8
New Electoral System To Ee Frank Towler To Direct John
Vrn Druten's "The Distaff
Experimented With By
Side" Schedu'ed To Begin
FOR TALK HERE
dletown, Ohio. Three members of
the advisory board are to be elect
ed. Those nominated are A. L. Atchison, Leroy Miles, and Professor
Four members of the student advisory board are to be elected and
the following students have been
nominated for this board: Thorn
son Bryant, Free Hunter, Robert
Spragens, and Robert Connor.
Junior Prom Bids
Will Be Available
Bids for the Junior Prom will be
dlstrlbu'ed in the postoflice today
FIN K ARTS LEAGUE
and tomorrow only, members of
TO HEAR KANNELLS the Prom committee announced
A fe of ten cents will be charged
Prof. E. W. Rannells, head of the
art lepartment, will address the for each bid due to the limited budColumbus Gallery of Fine Arts get provided for the dance. Bids
Thursday evening at Columbus, will be given to seniors and Juniors
Ohio. Professor Rannells will dis- only, each senior receiving one date
influences on bid and Junior receiving one date
cuss the oriental
European art of the 19th century. and one stag bid. Each student
The address will be under the aus- must Fr',&e"l' nls or her student
pices of the Columbus Art League. book when applying for the bid.
Wht'e in Columbus, Professor
The committee requested those
Runneils will be the guest of Prof. Juniors who need only one bid to
RalpH Fanning of the fine ar's detake only one due to the scarcity of
partment of Ohio State university. bids.
Chicasros Frnfeor Of Liber- Ph:I
osopher. To Sneak April 12.
In Memorial Hall
Dr. Sco't Buchanan, profes'or of
liberal arts at the University of
author and writer, will sp?ak here
Monday, April 13, at 4 p. m in
Memorial hall, it was announced by
Prof. O. O. Leckte, artlng head of
the department of philosophy. His
subject will be "Ths Monastic Complex in Modern Bducatlon."
Besides being the author of such
books as "Poetry and Mathema Ics."
"Possibility," and "Galenic Medicine." Doctor Buchanan is a regular
contributor to various magazines
He Is now a member of the group
which President Hutchins of Chica- go appointed to study and coesidi r
the function of llbeiul arts In col- leges and universities, and is a
regular speaker In the Cooper
Union on subjects concerning adult
Coming to Chicago from the University of Virginia, where he was
arsocUte profefsor of ph'loMiphv,
Doctor Buchanan hud previously
taueht at City College of New York
and Ht Harvard, l oin hirh latter
Institution he received his Ph. D. in
Doctor Buchanan is an authori y
on educational philosophy, and the
field of logic and the scientific
Announcement of the cast for
"The Distaff Side," a comedy in
three acts by John Van Druten, to
be presented by the Guignol players
the week of April 26, was made
by Frank Fowler, director of
Tha. C3".v!et9 cas Is as follows'
Eva, Dorothy Dyer Rodes; L'.x, Ann
Hart Milward; Nellie, Jane Ratch-forTherese, Jean Abel; Mrs.
Venables, Mary Sue Waldrip; Alex,
Barbara Smith; Miss Spicer, Sara
Galtskill; Toby, F.ank Willis; Roland, . Mason Mcintosh;
Frank Davis; Christopher, Ralph
Johnson; and Gillie, Harlowe Dean.
Occuring in present day London,
"Tha Distaff Side" is the study of
five feminine types, all members of
the same family, and their conflicting ideas on sex and marriage.
It Is a frankly spoken play, approaching the subject of sjx freedom openly and with results that
a:e .steadily absorbing.
The plot concerns a widowed
mother who seeks to solve the
marital problems of a lightly unconventional daughter and a socially rebellious sister; a querulous and
exacti.ig grandmother, and a small
town wife, burled in the monotony
of a dull marriage.
Originally produced in London,
the piay made its American premier
in New ork in 1934, and was a de
clded success running for 153 suc-- a
Election of offlcors of the Association of Women Students will be
conducted between 9 a. m. and 4 p.
m. Thursday, April 8, in the Administration building. During the
noon hour, the election will al33
be conducted on the b. idge betw. en
Patterson and Boyd halls.
In accord with a decision of the
A. W. S. council! names of candidates lor all ofdoes will not be announced until the day of elections.
This change In the usual procedure
ment Station staff.
The different committees and was made in order to exclude politimembers are program committee, cal bargaining.
Under the new arrangement, two
Charlie Dixon, chairman, and Jessie Whitfield; menu and arrange- candidates will be selected by a
ment committee. Julia Wood, chair- nominating committee composed of
man, and W. O. Hubbard; ticket the dean of women, the president of
David Pettus, chaircommittee,
the A.'foclatlon of Women Students)
man, George Kurtz, and Astor Ak-e- and one council member whose appointment has been approved by
the A. W. C. council.
Any girl Is eligible for A. W. S.
presidency provided she has
five semesters of college
work, three In the University of
have completed three semesters,
two at the University; and the secretary, treasurer, and town repre-senhe must have completed two
and Student semesters at the University.
Advisory Board Will
At the regular meeting of the A.
W. S. council Wednesday afternoon,
Also Be Selected
a committee composed of Mamie
rf(naa In Ha Hart, Jerry Smith, Jessie Roby, and
Suzanne Snyder was appointed to
. revise the A. W. S. rule book. Maiy
I. .u. v the a
Walden was also appointed
nounced by Bart N. Peak. "Y"
as . churman of a comml.tee of rac- Hofir,i- t- date fnr th
i ctnt -v.
ii rv v:nmnn nnn sriinMni
election has not been set.
the outstanding Junior women who
for president In- will receive scholarships awarded
clude Tom Spragens,
by the Association of
V i tr f ATI
Pamnkall Vf H
Robert Evans, Lexington. Nomina-- 1 Women Students.
ttnna fif uli,anrslripnt. arp. nnt. ripe- - '
essary as the candidate receiving
the second largest number of votes
automatically assumes this office.
Candidates for secretary are Lloyd
Mahan. Lexington, and David Saly-er- s.
for treasurer include David Scott,
Here are the stars of the Junior rrom. The delovely Evelyn
Flowers wili stand as rcpri s.'iuative of U. K. beauty and will reign
ihe nisjht. Liule Jack Little, pianist unique, and his
oik will sweeten and heat the dance with ballads and swing. The
Que?n oi Beauty and the Prince of Rhythm!
Committee of 240
To Hear Dr. McVey M'KENNA NAMED
President To Speak Before
Members Next Thursdav
Night At U. High
AS GUEST ARTIST
Pres. Frank L. McVey will be the
featured speaker at a meeting of
the Committee of 240, University
publicity committee, which will be
held in the auditorium of the University Training School at 8 o'clock
Thursday, April 8
A "low Your University
test will be held In which the various members of the committee will
be asked questions concerning the
A prize will be given
to the student who answers correctly the largest number of questions.
Entertainment for the group will
be provided by Strollers, University
dramatic organization. Jean Anne
Overstreet. Nancy Todd, and Virginia Bntterton will render vocal
folos. Martha Chauvet will give
two piano solos and Elizabeth
Brown will give a dramatic reading. Power Pritchard will accompany the vocal soloists at the piano.
for women in Journalism,
noimces the pledging (if Leslie Lee
Junes, Mar tone Rieser. Vera Oil- -i
lespie, Audrey Forster. Maruaret
Andersen, Kliaibeth Doyle. Sarah
Gentiy, and Joanna Suylor.
Selected on the basis of scholar-slit- p,
field of kninialism, the
undents were pledged before the
Faster holidays, in the Woman's
building, at services which were
by Tiieo Nadtlsteln,
Keen Johnson To
Here For Ceremonies
Of Next Week, Is
Union building are rapidly being
formulated, members of Omicron
Delta Kappas committee for the
affair said late yesterday. Acting
Oovernor Keen Johnson, who also
Is president of the University Alumni association, will be the main
speaker, it was stated.
Although a definite date has not
yet been set, it is believed the ceremonies will take place, at 3 p. m.
either Tuesday or Wednesday. The
Go"i;rnor was not in Frankfort
yesterday, but in a previous telephone call with the committee, he
had consented to speak before the
convocation, they declared.
Other details have
completed and only a definite date
ana nour nas yet to be ascertained.
As soon as Mr. Johnson returns to
Frankfort, this will be settle fh.
Band W ill Play
Other details, however h ami al
ready been completed.
The University band, under the direction
of Mr. John Lewis, and in full uni
form, will be on hand for the affair. John McKennev. rrplrinnt of
Omicron Delta Kappa, will be in
troduced py ur. Frank L. McVey,
president of the University, and he
in turn will present other sturipnt.
the student body,
besides McKenney, will be Virginia
Robinson, president of the Association of Women Students, who also
will speak in behalf of Mortar
Board, and Richard TSntlpr nrps
dent of the senior class, who will
perrorm the ground breaking ceremonies.
The cnmniis ipariprs' rmnmlMpp
also reported they would Invite
juage Kicnara c. ston, Lexington,
chairman of the board of trustees,
to appear at the ceremonies.
The four corners of the building
will be marked and a platform for
the speakers will be built Just off
the actual site.
Presiripnt MrVpv nnnnlnt.prf OTVfC
to handle the affair because It was
inKtrllmpntfll in hrineinff t.ho nra.
sibility of such a structure about.
u was tnougnt.
Members of the committee are
James Shropshire. Ernest Shovea.
and George Spencer.
The judging contest sponsored by
the Block and Bridle club will be
held April 3. at 1 p. m. Entrants
will pleas? meet in the vicinity of
the Stock Pavilion and the Agri
cultural Engineering building precisely at the time stated above.
Anyone in the College of Agriculture is eligible for the contest.
Mary Louise McKenna, sophomore In the College of Arts and
Sclencs, has bean selected by more
than SO persons active in Lexington civic life to serve as guest arlist
for a concert Monday night, May 3,
at Henry Clay auditorium.
The proposed concert is an outcome of a meeting of educational,
church, luncheon, and college clubs
of Lexington desirous of forming
a new organization to be called the
Lexington Music Scholarship Association, which will provide scholarships for the training of talented
music Ftudents at music schools of
Dean W. S. Taylor, of the College
nf Education, presided at the meeting which voted on a concert to
secure iunds to begin the new organization.
The guest artist of the concert.
Ijextnsion soprano and a member
of the girls' Glee club. She presents a resular radio program over
nation WHAS, Louisville. Last year
she received an audition In New
York und was reported favorably
upon ry six vocal teachers who
heard her. She will receive the
first scholarship, it was announced.
with the new program include th Men's and Gi'ls' Glee
clubs: Phi Be:a. music honorary
sorori'y; Phi Mu Alpha, music
honorary fraternity; the Faculty
club; and the Catholic club.
Theta S'gma Phi, national hon-rraand professional fraternity
Y. W. C. A.
Group Selects Univer- club will not meet today, but will
sity Singer To Give Con- hold a meeting on Friday, April 9,
cert Monday, May 3 At year. elections of officers be made
Henrv Clay Auditorium
this we?k and next through the Y.
THKTA SI(IM PHI
work In t'
Mary Lou Stark and Eleanor
Randolph Are Selected
As Attendants To
STUDENTS WILL RE
Although Date Not Definite,
WILL CROWN QUEEN
Tuesday Or Wednesday
Is Time Set
Little Jack Little And His
Famous Orchestra Will
Plans for breaking of ground cerPlay For Dance
emonies for the $230,000 Student
Evelyn Louise Flowers, College
Park, Oeorgia, Delta Delta Delta,
junior In the College of Arts and
Sciences, was named queen yesterday bj a committee cf five Junior
men to rrign over the annual Junior
Prom to be held from 8:30 until 12
o'clock Monday in the Alumni gymnasium, with Little Jack Little and
his orchestra furnishing the music.
Attendants named to the queen
Delta. Lexington, and Mary Lou
S ark, Chi Omega, Lexington.
court to accompany the queen was
also named, consisting of one
from each of the nine
and one independent.
Those in the court are: Evelyn McAllister, Alpha Gamma Delta;
Dorotny Santen, Delta Zeta; Sarah
Alpha Delta Theta;
Gladys Royse, Alpha XI Delta;
Mildred Wheeler, Kappa Kappa
Gamma: Mildred Lemons, Zeta Tau
Alpha; Audrey Forster, Kappa Delta; Susan Anderson, Delta Delta
Delta; Betty Jackson, Chi Omega;
and Rae Lewis. Independent.
The new queen is a member of
the Y. W. C. A. and this fall was
elected pledge queen In a contest
condusted by Sour Mash, University
Crowning ceremonies will begin
at 10 o'clock. The queen will bs
cr owned by Gene Warren, president
of the Junior class. Immediately
following the ceremony. Lances,
Junior men's honorary, will hold its
Bids for the Prom will be distributed today at the University
postofflce. Each Junior will receive
one date and one stag bid, and
each .senior one date bid. Ten cents
will be charged for each bid this
year due to the limited budget provided for pu'ting on the dance.
Organized In 1933, the Little Jack
Little orchestra played Its first important engagement in the Silver
Grill of the Lexington hotel in New
York (in November 22 of that year,
after its leader, already famous for
his Individual type of song and
piano playing radio programs, decided to turn his talents to the
field cf dance orchestra playing.
Since this app3arance they have
having eppeared at such night spots
as the Continental Grill of the St.
Moritz in New York, the Steel Pier
in Atlantic City, the Catalina Island Casino, and the Palmer House
The committee of Junior men who
chose the queen and her court was
composed of Gordon Yancey, Ralph
Conglcton, Berkley Benneson, Jack
Hoover, and Allen Hickoth.
committee on general arrangements
for the Prom Included Bobby Stiltz,
chairman, Leon McCrosky, Roger
Brown, Taber Brewer, and James
A broadcast at 12:15 o'clock over
WHAS on "The Home Economist in
Her Own Home," by Mrs. Anna
Culton Thompson, Fulton; a luncheon at noon at the Lafayette hotel
in honor of Miss Troutt, and a
banquet in the University Commons will finish off today's program.
Dr. Lawrence Kolb, chief
medical officer of the U. S. Public
Health Service Hospital, Lexington,
will deliver the main address at
the banquet on the subject. "The
Relation of Narcotlo Addiction to
the University will be extended by
President Frank L. McVey. and
Miss Troutt will bring greetings
from the national association.
Tomorrow's program will include
DOCTOR FOLK SPEAKS
talks by Dr. Chi Che Wang, of CinDr. T B. Folk, of the Agricultural cinnati; Miss Inez Wilson, Chicago;
Extension division, spoke on "Ra- Miss Troutt, and Prof. Walter A
bies" at the weokly meeting of the Price, head of the department of
entomology of the College of AgriParis Rotary club Wednesday.
Mrs. Iva Alexander, of
Louisville City Hospital, will pre
side at the sessions.
During the afternoon a Bluegrass
tour will be conducted followed by
a tea at 4 o'clock at the Good Sa
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To Reign Over Festivities
VUXBEvefyn Flowers Appointed
N. V. A. checks for
UNIT WILL HOUSE
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY, FRIDAY. APRIL
WPA GETS PLANS
W. C. A. office.
Theta Sigma Phi and Chi Delta
Phi will have a Joint mee'lng at 4
o'clock today in the Woman's build
Ths Y. W. C. A. Senior Cabinet
will meet at 3 p. m. today in the
be Ivld from 8 to 10:30 o'clock
Friday, April 16, in the Alumni
gymnasium, Dean T. T. Jones an
usual will be twenty-fiv- e
eoupla or stag. Bill Crutcher and
his Troubadors will furnish the
All persons ln'erested in tennis
are invited to a "Dutch" dinner tonight at 8 o'clock in the Commons.
Tau Beta, honorary history fra
ternity, will nv.'et at 3:45 p. m.
Monday at the Woman's buildinz.
An election of officers will be held.
All members are urged to attend.
Men experienced as drug store
clerks should apply to Dean T. T.
Jones tor a post ion to work at
nipht after class hours.
Members of the varsity and
freshman tennis squads will meet
at 6 o'clock tonight In the
AU members please be there.