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The Kentucky Kernel UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY VOL. XIII LEXINGTON, KY 'DECEMBER 8, CAST OF ERMINIE READY FOR FIRST PERFORMANCE DEC. AT ADA MEADE 14 Tickets Go on Sale in Administration Building Friday Morning. I CO-E- D STUNT NIGHT KNOXllHpENSOOORS TO KENTUCKY ROOTERS Over Three Hundred Rooters Made Thanksgiving Trip With Team At 8:30 Friday morning, December ithrce hundred tired but happy Kentucky rooters alighted from the train at the Southern station in Lexington, after which each one declared, it best trip he had ever had. They were coming from Knoxville where they went to see ithe Wildcats down the Volunteers. 'Of course, according to the score, they didn't do it, but everybody was satisfied with the whole trip and proud of the way the Wildcats held the Tennessee lads. Upon arriving in Lexington all who made the trip were met with demands of "tell us about it," and that's what they've been doing ever since. The Kentucky special arrived at Knoxville at 6 a. m., after a night of unusual display of "spirit" and eu- 1, (Continued on page 8.) BRILLIANT CAMPAIGN ON NOTICE1 BY EOR VARSITY Schedule, Defeating Alabama and Sewanee askeFforstudent relief in near east Contributions For Students in War Ridden Y. M. C. A. Seeks Numerals Awarded to Freshmen; Cross Country Letter Man. Twenty-Fiv- e Countries. CAPTAIN DELL RAMSEY The Athletic Council of the University at a meeting held at the Phoenix Hotel last Saturday evening awarded 16 letters to members of the Varsity football squad, five to members of the Cross Country team, 25 numerals to members of the Freshman gridiron squad, and one numeral to a Freshman runner. At the meeting Russell Van Zant was elected manager of next year's eleven, and Carl Riefkin, manager of basketball quintet. "Hapthe 1922-2- 3 py" Chandler was selected to coach the girls basketball team. Varsity letters were awarded to the following: A. T. Rice, Bruce Fuller, Birkett Pribble, Fred Fest, C. A. Dell Ramsey, Curtis Sanders, J. T. Russell, Walter Ferguson, Givens Martin, Turner Gregg, W. H. Rice, T. Brewer, J. W. Cammack, William Colpitts, and Manager A. B. Dell Ramsey, who holds down left tackle on the Cat eleven, was chosen captain of the 1923 gridiron team at the annual football banquet held at the Phoenix Hotel last Wednesday evening. Dell is a product of Lexington High School, and has been on the Cat squad for three years. He is one of chargers and hardest the fastest tackles that has donned the Blue and White, and was considered by many sport critics as suitable material for eleven this the Mythical year. He was the unanimous choice tackle this season. for Ramsey has a reputation for being a clean player, a good student, and a man who trains the entire year. His selection was a very popular one and it fals to his ot the honor of leading on the gridiron an eleven that has the rosiest prospects of making Kentucky famous in the sports realm next Freshmen who received numerals year. Congratulations. were: J. W. Alexander, Percy Beard, Lysle Croft, F. L. Cisco, John Dab-neF. Derrick, J. L. Evans, W. A. Harbold, C. T. Hughes, A. Kirwan, Kenneth King, R. G. Montgomery, PREPARING EOR ACTIVE David Mclntyre, W. Mil ward, William McFarland, J. T. Riffe, John Shcltou, C. B. Sauer, Ed Stephenson, YEAR IN PUBLIC SPEAKING Leonard Tracy, Albert Thomas, Robert Van Pelt. Hobart Wilson, J. C. Seven Members Chosen at Annual Warren and Manager Miller. Tryout Held on NovemR. L. Porter, M. A. Gorman, H. G. ber 23. Brown, J. H. Butler and M. B. Daniels y letters. GIRLS' TEAM ORGANIZED were awarded Raymond Hall, winner of the inter-clacross country meet was awarded Schedule for 1923 Now Being the freshman numeral. Made by Professor Fleishman. The letters were awarded at the annual football banquet at the Phoenix Wednesday evening. "The University of Kentucky has K taken its initial step toward making CONFERENCE the ensuing year a signal one in ForenAGRICULTURAL TO MEET HERE DEC. 12 TO IS sic activities,' stated Prof. E. E. Fleishman, director of public speaking. On The Extension Division of the Ag- Thursday and Friday. Nov. 23 and 24, for places on the Varsity ricultural College is to hold a con- the ference December 12 to 15. during Debating Squad were held. The ques-- i was, "Resolved which time the county agricultural tion for dscussion agents and home demonstration agents That Congress At Its Next Session from the various parts of the state Pass the Adjusted Compensation Act or Soldier Bonus as Advocated by will be here. Legion." In order to become better acquainted The American The contestants were about equally members of the with the negafaculty and to allow our vistors to divided on the affirmative and tive of the question and the chapel have a better acquaintance with the with their passionate resident members of the University walls resounded of, the staff and that all o'f us may have a pleas for, or denunciations understanding of the other's proposed measure. better In the judges' opinion this year's problems and what he has to offer, is the strongest that has ever there is to be an iuforjual conference squad represent the Uniin Dicker Hall, at 7:30 p. in.. De- been assembled to versity of Kentucky in debate and they cember 12. are looking forward to sweeping vicK tories in the realm of Forensics. The COMPLAINT OP A CO-Ejudges were Dr. Edward Wiest, Dr. J. E. Tuthill, and Prof. G, C. Knight. Tell me not in mournful numbers, Prof. L. L. Dantzler was also present Life is but an empty dream, as head of the Department of English. For the Patt Hall meals are not (Continued on Page 5) Just exactly what they seem. All-Sta- Hol-lowe- Cam-mac- y, u. ofOeiKiTteam Cross-Countr- try-ou- D PRAY" "MADE COLONELS aid FOOTBALL THE BLUE AND WHITE Wildcats Win Six Games of Hard s. LETTERS GIVEN COMPLETED GRIDIRON The Catholic Club of the University will meet at 10:30 a. m., Sunday in the Assembly Rooms on Barr street. This will be the last meeting before the holidays. AH members arc requested to be present. Co-e- d Lexington. on page 8.) ' I Tonight will be stunt night. This will 'be given in the University chapel for the benefit of the Y. W. C. A. Every organization on the women's campus is represented with a "stunt." Tickets arc now on sale by members of the Y. W. C. A. Special Performance to Be Given SIXTEEN For School Children of ( Continued No. 12 t i ATHLETIC TICKETS GOOD. With everything in readiness for the initial performance of the opera "Erminic,' which will be presented by the Music Department of the University at the Ada Meade theatre on Thursday and Friday of next week, December 14 and 15, tickets will be placed 6n Sale Friday. On Friday afternoon from 3 until 5 o'clock, and Saturday morning from 9 until 12, scats will be reserved in the ticket office in the hall of the administration building, and on the following Tuesday will be placed on siale at the Ada Meade. According to a plan formulated by the music committee, students will be granted general admission free of charge, while seats in the orchestra may be obtained upon payment of 75 cents. Each student, upon presenting his athletic ticket to the ticket office will be given an admission card which will be good for balcony seats. This card plus 75 cents entitles the owner to a reserved seat on the first floor, while box seats may be had upon payment of $1.25. The regular scale of prices decided upon is as follows: Boxes, $2.00; first floor, $1.50; balcony 75c. The plan as worked out for students gives each person credit for 75c on any seat in the house. Thursday will be "student night," when those enrolled in the University will be given first choice of seats. On Friday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock school children of Lexington will to a special matinee for the sum of 25c. This is done in order to cultivate an appreciation of opera music among the children of the city, and several "stunts" which will be especially amusing to the youthful audience, will be introduced at this performance. Only children of the several gram- - 1922 In ihe deep sympathy stirred by the terrible situation of the Christians in Asia Minor, it must not be forgotten that the students of Russia, and Central Europe uire depending on the students of America for help through the present winter. Immediately after ithe news of the evacuation of Smyrna reached New York the executive committee of the Council Fund Student Friendship wired $2,000 to be sent to student relief representatives in Athens for these students. This must be only the first of many generous gifts for relief of students. Last year about $16,500 was expended for relief of students in the Near East. This work-iadministered through the American Relief Administration and the results have been gratifying. C. A. HollowclT who studied the student conditions in Europe last year, has told us of the great need of relet. The foreign work of the Y. M. C. A. has grown in the last few years. It is doing a world service in bringing American ideals into the life of other countries of Europe and Asia. No local organization receives anything from what you contribute. You are doing it for the students and young men of the world who are to be the leaders of world affairs in our generation. As Christmas comes and we are about to go to our homes where there will be big dinners, numerous gifts and plenty of happiness and amusement may we not forget those who haven't enough to cat and to wear, and those who have no Christmas because they do not know Christ. Will you make a sacrifice and share with your fellow students by gving s (Continued on page 8.) K SPORT WRITERS HAVE ORGANIZED NEW CLUB The Annonymous Cudgel, an organization of the sport writers of .the University, was organized ait a meeting in the Alpha Zeta room in the library Monday night. The club was formed for the purpose of the discussion of methods in writing sports. In view of the fact that more "stuff" is written by Anonymous than by anyone else, the club, or cudgel, has been named in honor of that individual. Meetings will be held the first and third Tuesday nights in every mouth Every member of the organization wil be an officer. The Cudgel has a very extensive program mapped out for the coming months. .Members are Emmett Bradley, Eugene Moore. Nor-ri- s Royden, Frank Herbert Carter. Fuller Taylor Jordan, Robert Berry, ,1. Sterling Towles and J. A. Estes. Prospects for 1923 Indicate Another Record Year; Fuller Leads Scorers Suffering a 7 defeat at the hands of the University of Tennessee gridat Knoxville, iron representatives Thanksgiving Day, the Wildcat eleven completed its 1922 football schedule. Regardless of the fact that the team suffered three defeats out of nine games, the past season has been one of the most successful in the history of the University. individual With no outstanding stars, and with a team work "that was evident in all the contests, the Cats lost only to Centre, Vanderbilt and Tennessee. All of the three losses were in close games, with the Blue and White fighting until the final whistle. Overbalancing the defeats were the victories over Cincinnati, Sewannee and Alabama. The Alabama victory especially relieves the fans of much of the bitter taste, for the Crimson was a victor over the University of Pennsylvania and Georgia. Won Five' in Row Starting the season with a practically new combination, the Wildcats emerged victors over the Marshall College aggregation by the slight margin of The next week the Cats began to hit their stride and forced the University of Cincinnati griders to take the small end of a count. The University of Louisville Cardinals were the next victims, going down in defeat before the Cat machine to the tune of On their first foreign appearance this year the Cats defeated the Georgetown Tigers 40-- in a very mediocre contest in which the Blue and White played probably its poorest brand of ball. On October 28 the Tiger invaded the Wildcat lair, but it was the Sewanee feline this time who lost in one of the best games of the year. The Cats defeated the Purples thus gaining 14-- 16-- 15-- 0 73-- 6 (Continued on page 5) RHODOTMIPIS WON BY U. K. STUDENT W. S. Hines, of Rose Lane, is Selected by Committee in Meet- ing Saturday. W. S. Hines, of 446 Rose Lane, a student at the University, was selected as the 1923 Rhodes scholar Saturday at a meeting of the Rhodes Scholarship Committee held in the office of President McVey. Thirty-twRhodes scholars are appointed from the United States each F.very scholarship is tenable year. for three years and carries with it a stipend of 350 pounds a year. The selection is made on the basis of character and personality, scholastic ability, physical vigor whether shown by ptrtieipation in outdoor sports or in other ways. Mr. Hines is from Columbia, Ky, is a graduate of the Lindsay Wilson Training School. He received his A. B. degree at Centre College in o (Continued on page 8.)