THE KENTUCKY KERNEL
submit an extract from an editorial
In the Harvard Crimson In which
the editor takes Issue with the
policy of selecting eastern men for
the college corporation:
"Will Harvard never have
on the Corporation who is free
from root of Boston cultivation?
The Corporation might employ
Admiral Byrd to find out what has
Townsend claims the taxes will per happened to the 40,000 graduates
living west of Worcester, a town
mit the full $200 payment."
O'Malley (D) of now freed from the Indian menace.
Wisconsin proposed a $30 grant to we are told."
states, with the states putting up
While papa Huey goes about the
only $20. This would make the pen
sion $r0 a month or higher, de- nation with a bodyguard of
of husky gorillas, his daughter
pending on the state grant.
Rose, a student at Louisiana State
I don't think that they can put University (Baton Rouge) hurries
through a 'gag' rule," said O'Malley. from class to class with a worried
The revised Economic Security look and docs not dare to leave
bill may be Introduced today by the campus alone for fear that
Chairman Doughton (D) of North some enemy of her dad's might see
Carolina of the Ways and Means that that the sins of the father are
committee. It Is to be formally re- visited upon the children.
ported by the committee tomorrow,
and brought on the House floor
Revolt Threatens In House
On Several Phases Of Old
Age Pension Legislation
April 4 (INS)
Drastic caucus rule may be invoked
by House democrat in an effort to
stave off a threatened revolt
pension proagainst the
visions of President Roosevelt' Economic Security program bill.
A canvass of the Democrats was
being made today to aid lenders
in reaclung a final decision on
methods of warding off the attack.
The fight is beiiiR made by the
necking more liberal pensions, while
the conservatives are seeking means
to halt such legislations at this session.
The Ways and Means committee,
handling the bill providing for
pensions, unemployment insurance and other social measures,
favors pnsnfre of the bill under a
fain" rule prohibiting amendments
Sirong opposition to this method
consideration of a party caucus to
bind the democrats to support the
program as approved by the White
With the Economic Security bill
labelled by some of the lenders as
&Mr!atrd Ootlrslatt r
ant Dii'vun of (bp administration,
the House IcadcrfOiip is anxious to
underp.i.ss it in a form acceptable to Mr, graduate daily at Puram. "Diversity
(Lafayette, Ind.) comes to the ioi
While the original proposals of with the report of a campus speech
the rre.sident's economic committee which proves that coeds after all
have been revised, the Ways and do have some use. The speaker was
the discussing women's rights and demajor recommendations.
clared, "I ask you when they take
Despite demand in the House what will follow?" And a deep mascommittee for liberalization,
it culine voice from the rear replied,
stuck, to the provision to limit old-a- e "I will!"
grant to states to $15 a month
Conrh Dick iiarlow, new mentor
per person on a matching oasis.
of the Harvard University (CamFollowers of Dr. Francis E. Town- - bridge, Mass.) football squad, has
send, Long Beach, Calif., physician, a new slant on the great came,
are backing the revised McCroarty and the alumni, to judge by their
bill permitting pensions as high cheers, love it. While other coaches
$200 a month, depending on the plead that the game be kept "clean"
or "unprofesslonallzed", Mr. Harlow
Another House group, however, says, "Keep it rugged." "When the
wants to boost the federal grant to legs of our youth are only developed
$30 or $40 a month, and require the by pressing on an accelerator," he
states to match only
of says, "let us do all in our power to
keep the game rugged. It is the only
"We will fight a 'gag' rule so we game now which a lady cannot
can get a vote on the Townsend play."
plan, " said Representative McGro-art- y
(D) of California. "Dr. Town-sen- d
Harvard, of all institutions, has
has agreed to the revised bill, been quietly developing a cosmowhich provides pensions not to ex- politan viewpoint, to the utter surceed $200 a month, depending on prise of everyone west of the origrevenues from the taxes levied. Dr. inal 13 colonies. As evidence, we
Prof. Miner, Dean Holmes,
and Hart Teak Are Appointed to Committees of
Family Welfare Society
Professor J. B. Miner, Mrs. P. K.
Holmes, and Bart N. Peak were appointed to serve on several of the
six committees to serve the Family
Welfare society during the ensuing
year, by E. Reed Wilson, president,
T'nesday afternoon at a meeting of
of directors at the society's headquarter on north Upper
street. The committees are:
Mr. Wilson, chairman; Father George O'Bryan, Prof.
J. B. Miner, Mrs. P. K. Holmes,
and Mrs. L. K. Frankel.
budget Mr. Peak,
chairman; Mr. Reed, Mrs. Frankel,
C. Stewart, Joe C. Graves, and Mr.
Case Mrs. L. B. Best, chairman;
Mrs. Logan Shearer, Dr. E. C. Garrison, Father O'Bryan, and James
Mrs. P. K. Holmes,
chairman; Harry Bullock, Mrs.
Mrs. Estes, chairman;
Mrs. J. C. Rogers and J. White
Miss Mary Buckingham, executive secretary of the organization
reported that the society handled
635 cases in March, 471 of which
were relief cases, 168 domestic
problem, and 30 miscellaneous.
Secretary W. P. Kinjr Msts
Schedule; Secretary Wallace Will Represent President on Radio Address
(Special to The Kernel)
Louisville, Ky., April 4
K. E. A. through Secretary W. P.
the following announcements:
The President of the United
States will be represented on the
K. E. A. program, April
Secretary Henry A. Wallace, mem
ber of the cabinet and head of the
Department of Agriculture. Secre
tary Wallace will be the chief
speaker on the morning of April 11.
The program will open on Wed
nesday, April 10. The speaker of
the evening will be Dr. Oeorge E
Vincent, late head of the Rocke
feller Foundation, and guest lecturer in European Universities. Dr.
Vincent is classed as one of Amer
ica's most attractive public speak'
On Thursday morning the teach'
ers will hear the versatile Presl
dent of Washington and Lee Uni
versity, Dr. Francis Pendleton
Thursday night, Dr. Henry Hitt
Crane, a noted lecturer will be the
Dr. Robert A. Milllkan, America's
most renowned scientist, will speak
Among other notable men on the
program will be Dr. Edward Howard
Griggs, Dr. C. E. Germane,
James H. Richmond, and Dr. Rob
MADE ON TAXES
Study of Local Government
and Farm Situation Made
by Experiment Station and
U. S. Ag Department
A new bulletin of
Experiment Station of the University reports on a study of farm
taxes and local government In Crittenden and Livingston counties,
made cooperatively by the Experiment Station and the Bureau of
Agricultural Economics of the United States Department of Agriculture.
The collection and expenditure of
tax revenues .in the two counties
were subjected to a rigid study of
research workers for the state and
national governments, for the purpose of determining possibilities of
reducing the costs and increasing
the efficiency of local government.
By BETTY EARLE
The report of 64 printed pages
concludes with 15 suggestions, offered as one way of balancing the
Yesterday the Women's Athleti
budgets of the two counties.
association held a council meeting
The first suggestion Is that the
to hear from Margaret Warren and
Helen Frances Jones whether they collection of taxes be transferred
really went to the Greensboro con- from the sheriff to the county
ference last week or just took, the treasurer.
The second Is that paying the tax
off. We guess they actually did go, 1ecause they certain- collector a percentage of collections
ly brought back some of the much-talke- d be abolished.
of "new and different ideas," would abolish the offices of Jailer,
including some keen things to do county attorney, circuit clerk, and
custodian of public property.
next year in the line of sports.
They would establish a workable
The conference lasted three days
and was made up of representatives budget plan, and make the county
from th colleges and universities in judge director of it, and make
the southeastern section of the either the Judge or the county clerk
country. Among these were Hollins a purchasing agent for the county.
College, Hollins, Va., Sweetbriar Elections would be held only in
College, William and Mary College, alternate years Instead of annually.
University of Alabama, Hood Col- It is recommended that the numlege, and North Carolina College ber of magistrates be materially
Don't forget the natural dancing
club which meets every Wednesday Sixty-Four
from 4 till S p. m. in the Women's
and. the tumbling
classes which meet the remaining
four days at the same time. We
all need to work off a little surplus
energy about this time of year.
Then, too, ping pong tables have caretaker
been set up In the basement of the hall, who and engineer of Alumni
has been an employee
Women's gymnasium. All are welUniversity since he was a
come to play providing they first of the boy,
told a very Interesting
sign up with Miss Averili for the story
of the history of White hall
use of equipment.
as he reviewed his experiences recently to a group of students who
were engaged In conversation with
VISITS ART MUSEUM him.
White hall, as were other build- A costume design class of the
home economics department of the j lngs on the campus, Including the
main building (now the AdminisUniversity, with their Instructor,
Miss Wade, was in Chicago last tration building)
week studying historic costumes In Patterson's home (now the Womthe Art museum and Field museum. an's building) were built In 1882.
Other Interesting things seen Convict labor was used in the buildwhile there were the Plantarlum, ing of the structures. The clay for
Aquarium, Marshall Field store and the bricks was dug from the campus, and the bricks were made In
a tour of the city.
Whatever your type
is your color
Friday, April 5, 1935
a brickyard near the present loca
tion of McVejr hall.
White hall was originally con
structed to be the men's dormitory.
It had 40 rooms and was built in
three separate sections. Each of
the two end sections were three
stories high and the center section
contained four stories. The kucn-e- n
was located In the basement and
the dining hall was In the center of
the first floor.
Light was furnished for several
lamps, but In
decades by coal-o- il
about 1915 electricity was Installed
In that and several other buildings.
Water from Maxwell spring, which
was pumped to a tank In the attic,
was used for drinking purposes.
The roof of the center part of
the building was blown off by a
storm in the early spring of 1918.
It snowed and rained into the
building before the destroyed part
could be repaired, and water
leaked all the way through the
building to the first floor. In 1917
the building was remodeled Into
nesday to attend the Family Welfare Society convention In Cincinnati. Professor Miner Is an official delegate of the local chapter.
Daniel Goodman, former managing editor of The Kernel, has
taken a position as associate ed-
Campbellsvllle, Ky. Mr. Oood-ma- n
has been a member of the
staff of the Central-Recor- d
Lancaster for several
during the illness of Robert
for many years editor of the
Mr. Goodman served as graduate assistant In the Department of "Journalism
worked on his master's degree.
He was active in Sigma
Chi, professional Journalism
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STIDENT LOAN GETS GIFT
The Pioneer Portable
The University needy students'
At the time White hall was built, loan fund and the Mary Chiles hosthe only other building near was pital, Mt. Sterling, Ky., were among
an old frame house located between the 17 organizations that were be
the present site of the Woman's queathed a total of 121.000 by the
will of the late Louis Wiley, busibuilding, and the shops. This build
ing was rumored to be haunted, ness manager of the New York
since it had served as a place of Times, whose will was filed for proshelter for the soldiers who fought bate in surrogate's court Monday.
in the Civil War.
Dr. James B. Miner, head of the
The campus was used for a
camping ground for the soldiers,
who were stationed in Lexington.
There was a lake at that time in
a hollow where the Alumni gym
and the stadium are now located
West has served the University
In various capacities and tells In
a refreshing style many traditions,
stories, and Incidents of historical
nature of what is now the campus
of the University of Kentucky.
FIELD TO BE DRAINED
Th fvpartment of Civil Engineering has prepared plans and
for grading and
draining the practice football field.
This work will be submitted as a
KERA project which, if approved.
will provide approximately
months work for fifty men and will
consist of moving about 1200 cubic
yards of dirt, and laying about 2000
feet of drainage tile, also the re'
moving of poles and trees.
NEW BOOKS AT LIBRARY
Several new books have been
added to the rental collection of
the University library and are
available at the loan desk. Among
them are: "Grandsons," by Louis
Adamic: "Green Light," by Lloyd
C. Douglas; "Come and Get It," by
Edna Ferber; "Young Gentlemen,
Rise," by Travis Ingham; "Roads of
Ages," by Robert Nathan; "Rain
from Heaven," by S. N. Behrman;
"Children's Hour," by Lillian Hell-ma"Jayhawker," by Sinclair
Lewis; "Early American
"by Ruth Webb, and "Skin
Deep," by M. C. PhlUips.
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MEANS IS VISITOR
Mr. L. H. Means of the General
Electric company, Schenectady, New
York, was a guest of the College of
Engineering last week. While here
he Interviewed a number of seniors
of the college with a possible view
of employing a few of them at a
future date. He was entertained at
lunch by Dean D. V. Terrell, Professor E. A, Bureau and R. D. Hawkins.
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