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The Kentucky Kernel, February 3, 1928

Part of The Kentucky Kernel

THE KENTUCKY KERNEL STUDENTS NOTICE NEW ATHLETIC TICKETS USED FOR GAME TONIGHT UNIVERSITY VOLUME XVIII LEXINGTON, OP ENGINEERS' DANCE SENIOR ENGINEERS GIVE DANCE IN GYM TOMORROW KENTUCKY NUMBER 16 KY.. FEBRUARY 3, 1928 WILDCATS MEET WASHINGTON & LEE TONIGHT AT STROLLERS REGISTRATION UNIVERSITY PLAN :- -: THIS TOUR FOR 'DULCY' The U. of K. Basketball Squad GOVERNOR WILL VIRGINIANS :- -: SEE GAME TONIGHT TO HAVE STRONG SEMESTER IS 2178 President McVey Invites Gov- TEAM THIS SEASON ernor Flem D. Sampson to Washington and Lee Tilt ; Jenkins, McGinnis. McBrayer. Game Begins at 7:30. Combs and Jeffries Are in Will Give First Presentation of Opera Play in Lexington House About April 1: to Report Shows Increase of 160 Select Lead. Over Number Registering Last February Plans arc now being made for a Governor Flem D. Sampson will visit the university tonight for the first time since hid inauguration in December. He will witness the Wash ington ami basketball 'aine which will start promptly at 7:.'50 o'clock in order that the team may leave in time to play Indiana at Bloomington Saturday. The governor will arrive in Lexington at 7:20 and will go directly to President McVey's home where he will proceed to the game, accompanied by Judge Stoll and Doctor and tour of five towns for the coming TWO HUNDRED NEW STUDENTS ENROLLED Stroller production of "Dulcy," to be presented first at the Lexington Numerous Changes Are Made Opera House about April 1. Among in Schedules and in the cities to be visited are Frankfort, Classification Ashland, Cynthiann and Middlesboro. At noon yesterday 2178 students had registered for the second semester at the university, according to reports received from the registrar's office. Of this number approximately 200 are new students who were not in attendance at the university last semester. Advanced registration for old students was held on Thursday, January 26, but only 500 students enrolled at this time. Regular registration was held Monday, January 30, and at the end of that day's work only 1846 had found their way through the registration lines. Improvement Over Last February 1 However, this small amount of enrolled members Monday showed c slight improvement over that of last February when students, at the close of regular registration, astonishec university officials with an enrollment of only 1484. As late registration last February increased the university roster to a number of 2018 so this year it brought the enrollment to 2178. This figure approaches thai of September, 1926, namely 2225, the largest enrollment in the history of the university. Before allowed to classify, freshmen end all new Btadents were giver physical examinations in the university dispensary, Monday and Tuesday. Students were classified in the Men's gymnasium, where all colleges Wednesday and were represented. Thursday, students crowded the offices of the deans making various changes in their schedules and in their classification. Class work for the second semester began Tuesday morning at eight o'clock. All students who registered after Monday, the day for regular registration, weae required to pay $1.00 as late registration fee for each following day. Tomorrow and any time next week, late registration fee will be $5.00. DEAN BOYD WRITES ON PAN-POLITIK- "School and Society" Magazine Publishes Article Discussing Student Movement and Influence on College Education. v In an article published in the January issue of the Schooland Society Magazine, Dean P. P. Boyd, of the Arts and Science College, explained the new movement that has sprung up in the various universities, and which is known at the University of Kentucky as the "Pan Politikon," meaning "the Political whole," which lias as its aim, peace. "Pan Politikon" is an attempt to fit the key of education more nicely to the lock. It assists the students to become acquainted with the ways and customs of other people by bringing speakers and entertainers from various parts of the world. , The chief endeavor of this society is to establish peace. In the concluding paragraphs Dean Boyd says: The world Is not yet ripe for unbroken peace nor for complete disIndeed, it will not bo, armament. while selfishness and ignorance are so widespread. Idealistic proposals will continue to be put to the pragmatic test and practical men of the world will adopt only so much of the rapturous dreams of poet and seer as are workable in the world of things as they are. Some of the peace propo- - Although the route has not as yet Three important parts are yet to be filled, the most notable of which is the title role of "Dulcy." The selection has been narrowed down to two young ladies, Miss Mary J. Haily and Miss Alice Spaulding. The character '28. "It came to pass?" registered emotion from the gallery "It came to pass in Chemistry, in English, in everything." The bright eyes of the disillusioned first semester freshmen mocked inquisitively, demanded Sophomores looked dis- tantly wise; juniors, wisely silent; seniors with bored brows aloft. "And so it came to pass," repeated the reader firmly, "that the rolled "round once more. And where the seeds of learning, sowed by professors for a full generous-bande- d five months, fell on fertile soil, they flourished and brought forth a goodly crop of A's and much joy. And some seeds fell on soil not so good, but fertile withal, nd tky brpnfbt forty box. The hand will have of showing th? guest tot its name of the Dixie" and will also ENGINEERS TO GIVE Above is a group picture of the University of Kentucky Wildcat basketball team which is making a name for itself in the Southern Conference this year. The team has lost only thre games, one each to Miami, Navy and Maryland. Reading left to right are: First row, Hayes Owens, Lawrence McGinnis, Capt. Paul Jenkins, Cecil Combs, Paul McBrayer. Second row, Freddie McLane, June Lyons,- - Stanley Milward, Clair Dees, Elmer Gilb. Third row. Coach John Mauer, Andy Torok, Irvine Jeffries, Leonard Miler. FAMOUS DRAMA Senior Engineers Will Present Galsworthy's "Justice" in March; Romany Staff Cooperates to Make Play Success. The next play to be given at the Romany Theater, Galsworthy's "Justice," is scheduled for production during the first week in March. The senior class of the Engineering College unanimously chose this great play by a great author when it was found that Dean Paul Anderson desired the seniors to give a play for the cultural and executive value to be derived from such an undertaking. The cast of the drama has practically been completed," and is composed of men from the senior class with the exception of one woman, who will be chosen by vote. The play is a tremendous undertaking and requires such a large cast, crew and staff that very member of the senior class will be pressed into service. Five large sets of scenery are called for in the production, "Justice" being the most elaborate production at the Romany since "Lillom." The regular Romany staff, headed by Professor Carl Sax, and assisted by Elsworth Parrin, of the Carnegie Institute of Technology, will supervise the production, but all of the actual work will be done by engineers. Professor Sax, who Is quite enthusiastic about the play, said:, "I believe that remarkable results will be obtained, due to the 'esprit du corps' for which the College of Engineering is famous. Romany was glad to offer its cooperation and is therefore presenting the Senior Engineering class in one of the roost ambitious dramas of its career." 8UKY WILL BLECT OFFICERS AUDITORIUM AND Fritz Kreisler Will "S!5rS& AMPHITHEATER to Hold Meeting W ing. The Society which has for the past three or four years given various oratorios with great success, will practice for the Messiah, their spring offering. Besides this, they will study the opera, "Martha," and give it in concert form. The best singers of Lexington, Georgetown, Paris, Winchester, Frankfort, and other nearby towns make up the society. Professor Lampert directs the Choral society and the university orchestra which plays its accompaniments. The Messiah will be given some time in May, probably in the Men's gymnasium. Be-re- a, Senior Engineers Will Give Dance Saturday What is expected to be ono of the best dances of the year will be given in the Men's gymnasium tomorrow night by the senior engineers. The music will be furnished by the s. The dance will begin promptly at it is announced by the committee in charge of the affair. The admission will be one dollar. In the past, the senior engineers' dance has enjoyed the distinction of being among the best on the campus and it is said that every effort is being made to make the present dance as good as its predecessori. 9 o'clock, University Library Receives Authors Are on Latest List HELEN 8HELTON IMPROVES Helen Shelton, who has been ill at St. Joseph's hospital for the past three days, had her tonsils removed Thursday morning. Her condition has been reported as satisfactory and 's has relieved the anxiey of Miss many friends. an abundant harvest of B's and C's. But unruly winds scattered many of the seeds of learning, so that they either fell on barren territory, and yielded E's or were scattered so widely that they could not be collected. And thus D's came into being. And the reapers of the harvest were not ill pleased with the fruit brought forth. Nay, verily, they murmured thanks to the gods, and passionately exclaimed 'Thank heaven that's over for another semester.' " Finds 150 E's Now that it happened that ono devotee of the press, inspired by her journalistic muse, wondered concern-5n- g the harvest of the tribo D'Ang-laiAnd noisily nowsing, she hunt-s- d up all the English grades, conspicuously posted on familiar yellow oaper; then proceeded to count the E's. Nor did the sinner have en- s. on Page Eight) The university library has acquired many interesting books of fiction and of biography within the past few months. Among these books are some written by Kentucky authors; "Lonesome Road," written by Miss Lucy Furman, and "My Heart and My Flesh," by Elizabeth Madox Roberts. Miss Roberts is considered by many literary critics as being one of the best of the young American writers. She also wrote "Time of Man," one of the best sellers for 1927. This book was chosen by the "Book of the Month Club." Other worth while books of fiction are "Men Without Women," a group of short stories; "Revolt of Youth," by Lindsey; Montague's "Right Off the Map;" "The Best Short Stories o 1927," and "The Best Plays of 1927. Interesting new biographies are the following: "Up the Years From Bloomsbury," by George Arils; "Genghis Khan," written by Lamb; and Johnson's biography of Andrew Jackson, which bears the title, "An Epic in Homespun." AWARD MEREDITn SMITH PRIZE FOR NOTE-BOO- Meredith Smith was awarded the prize given by Professor Grehan, head of the journalism department, for the best notebook in the journalism department for the past semester. The prize was $5.00. Mr. Smith is a member of the Sigma Alpha soeial fraternity. Ep-pjj- If ATVFMFft VOIR IT mjlli.JllMJMJ JL VTX VJ The Central Kentucky Choral ninfv will ImM wM!tt nf , year Monday night in the Art build- SuKy circle, pep organization of the university, will hold its annual election of officers next Tuesday aftNew Books ernoon, February 7, at the regular All members arc urged meeting. Two Popular Works of Kentucky to be present. (Corttiiiaed the opportunity of honor how it "best band in allow the new ponsor, 3Iiss Mary L. Marvin, to ppear with the 'Hooters" for the first time. The feature number of 'he band will be "The Strength of a Sampson" dedicated to Governor Sampson and composed by Professor Sulzer, director of the band. At the half, a special exhibition will be given on the part of the musicians who will present themselves in full uniform. It is hoped that the student body will be well represented at the game ar this is to be the initial appearance of Governor Sampson "at the university n. Freshmen Heave Sighs of Relief After Examination Ordeal Is Over By SARA ELVOVE "And so it came to pass," droned the' sonorous voice, reading from the big blue book containing the annals of the University of Kentucky, '27, military department of the university will greet Governor Sampson at the gymnasium and accompany him to his part of "Mrs. Forbes" is between Shel-ton- (CeatiBHed oh Page Eight) Mrs. McVey. A special box will be set aside for the party on the west side of the gymnasium near the center of the floor. An escort from th Miss Catherine Friend and Miss Elizabeth Turner, while the role of "Schuyler Van Dyke" is still to be organ-zatio- Starting Line-u- p GAME WILL COMMENCE PROMPTLY AT 7:30 P. M. at been definitely selected, it is thought that the play may be taken for a tour of western Kentucky as well. tried for. According to Frank Davidson, stage manager of the organization, the settings will be the most elnbor- ite of any in previous productions. The whole play is said to be the most imbitious attempt on tho part of the .trollers in their history as an Mies Margie McLaughlin s in charge of publicity and has already started her work, advertising he play in both the Louisville and .he Lexington newspapers. SAID Give Concert K. I. P. A. CONVENES at The Auditorium HERE NEXT FRIDAY Fritz Kreisler, one of the premier artists of the world, will give a concert at the Woodland auditoProposed Building Will Seat rium Wednesday, February 15, according to an announcement by Miss 1,040 and Outdoor Structure Anna Chandler Goff, director of the to Have Capacity of 1,100 Lexington College of Music. Kreisler is considered by musicians BIG, FOUR-FACECLOCK as a standard for the new generation WILL BE 135 FEET HIGH because of his exquisite taste and feeling. Proposed Building to Be Behind Kreisler's last appearance in LexAgricultural Building Facington was three years ago when he was greeted with one of the largest ing Limestone Street audiences that has ever attended the An auditorium seating 1,040 per- auditorium programs. sons, combined with a natural amphitheater seating 1,100, is planned to be constructed for the purpose of entertainments, concerts, motion pictures and assemblies, before the end of the year, it is announced by uniKerPlans for program versity authorities. It will be located nel banquet, the be held for the to at the Phoenix directly behind the Agricultural build- hotel February 10, are progressing ing and will face Limestone street rapidly. Although the program itself There will be a main floor and a is kept secret, those who are to atbalcony. The stage which will be tend are promised many varied and made to comfortably seat a interesting talks. orchestra, will be flanked on both Delegates to the Kentucky Intersides by an organ loft with space for collegiate Press Association conferthe future installation of an organ. ence have been invited as guests of In front of the stage will be a small the Kernel staff for the banquet. organ pit for a console. The stage Lucille Short, who is in charge of will be a simple affair with provisions the program, is adding new topics for footlights and border lights. which will be of great interest to The balcony will have a projection those concerned with college journalroom for a moving picture machine. istic work. Outdoor Amphitheater Directly behind in the natural depression is to be built an outdoor Dr. Roselli amphitheater out of natConvocation stone. There will be no cover ural and outdoor assemblies will be held here. It will seat about 1,100 per- Vassar College Professor Will sons. The stage will be a Deliver Three Lectures in affair with a radius of 20 feet. Men's Gymnasium An Interesting feature will be that both crowds may be addressed by the The first convocation of this sesame speaker at the same time. This mester will be February 16 at 10 will be possible by the means of a o'clock in the Men's gymnasium, with large palladian window at the back Dr. Bruno Roselli, of Vassar College, of the stage which will have a bal- as the chief speaker. Dr. Roselli's cony ou which the speaker may subject will be "Danger Zones of stand. Europe." He will also give a lecture A tower which will rise about 135 in the afternoon at 3 o'clock on feet above the ground will contain "When Youth Demands Responsibild clock, connected with the ity'.' The following afternoon at the a clock and bells on the campus and same time he will talk on "Internawill act as a master clock. Above tionalism: Dead or Hibernating?" will be space for a future installation Doctor Roselli has built up at Vasof chimes, and above that a space sar the largest language department for lights for the purpose of flood of Italian in the country, and is reclighting. ognized as an authority on Italian Of chief Interest will be the lob- literature. He is an Italian by birth bies which will contain scrolls on and at 34 was made an Officer of the which will be carved names of all of Crown of Italy for his services to his Kentucky's World War dead. country during the World war. ShortThe contract will be let February 8. ly after this he came to America, and was attached to the Italian embassy NEW HAVEN, CONN. (IP) The here. Later he entered the Unitned Yale Daily News, advertising itself States war and treasury departments xs the oldest daily college paper in and served there until he was called the United States, is to celebrate its to Vassar. Doctor Roselli has acquirfiftieth anniversary this week. ed a wide reputation as a lecturer, and has lectured in forty-tw- o states. He will be brought here by the culb. NEW MAIL BOXES violin D ly Kernel Staff Plans For Annual Banquet ce Bruno Address semi-circul- semi-circul- four-face- Miss Carrie Bean, manager of the University Book Store and Post Office, requests that all students apply immediately for their mail boxes for the second semester. The receipt for the payment of fees must be presented in order to secure a box. No mall will be distributed in any student's former box. Miss Bean stresses the importance of securing these boxes immediately so that the post office may be relieved of mail accumulated between semesters, FRESHMEN! to Delegates From Six Colleger Exoected to Attend; Featurr of Meeting Will Be Best College Paper Award. The second annual meeting of thr Kentucky Intercollegiate Press Asso elation will be held at the universit: next week end. Delegates are ex pected from at least six other college according to a statement made ye? terday by the local committee i: charge of arrangements. The convocation will be official!; opened Friday night, when all of th' visiting delegates will be guests a the annual Kernel staff banquet a the Lafayette hotel. Saturday morn ing will be devoted to hearing talk by fiur prominent journalists an business men. The committee in charge invite journalism students to attend th' morning meeting. In the afternoor a regular business session will br conducted, at which time various mat ters of importance are to be discussed. Charles Walker, of Centre Col lege, president of the association, wil preside at the meeting. Saturday night the visiting delegates will b' quests of the athletic council at game. A feature of the convention will br the contest for the best college paper in the state. Last year the prize war awarded to The Kentucky Kernel This year in addition to the regular contest. Alpha Delta Sigma, advertising fraternity, will give a cup to the paper with the best advertising lay out. Blue and White Warriors Are in Good Condition for Encounter Coach Johnny Mauer and his Wildcat netmen will have their hands full in an attempt to check this week-entwo of their toughest opponents of the season. Tonight at 7:30 o'clock the Blue and White five will encounter the Generals of Washington and Lee and as soon as the contest is over the squad will entrain for Blooming- ton to meet Indiana tomorrow night. The Generals have a very impressive record thus far this season and the Wildcats basketeer3 will find the Virginia tilt one of their hardest games. This will be the sixth Southern Conference conteset for the Blue and White. Team- - Practices Hard Coach Mauer has sent his charges at top speed all week in preparation for the two contests thi3 week-en- d md has announced them in fair condition. Jeffries has shown his usual '.peed and deceptive tricks in workouts and his return will add greatly to the Blue and White's chances of :n the tournament three weeks from d now. The Wildcat squad in charge of Coach Mauer and Trainer Mann will 'eave here Friday nioht after the with Washington and Lee. ""ame They will spend the night in Louisville, leaving there early Saturday morning for Bloomington. The tilt vith the Hoosiers will be a tou;h one for the Wildcat five as the are showing the way to many representatives in the Big Ten. Four More Games Following these two contests the Kentucky squad will have only four more games before the Southern Conference tournament. A southern trip in which Vandsrbilt and Tennessee will be met in return games ind two contests at home with Centre and Georgia Tech round out the ard. Those who will make the trip to llcomington are: Capt. Paul s, Jeffries, Combs, McGinnis. Owens, Dees, Miller, McLane, lilb and Milward. The starting line-u- p for the game vith the Generals tonight i3 a s: Jeffries and Combs, forwards; McBrayer, center; Captain Jenkins and McGinnis, guards. Indi-ma- ns Jen--in- Kittens Have Game With Manual Tonight 7reshman Net Team Faces Strong Falls City Quintet in Third Game The Kitten basketball team and the Crimson five of Louisville duPont Manual Traininz School will clash in the Falls City tonight in their annual 3ncounter. The Green and White ;quad, in charge of Coach Freddie Major, will morning leave Lexintrton this in a chartered bus. DR. HENRY COFFIN SPEAKS From all indications the Crimson3 TO STUDENTS AND FACULTY have the edee over Coach Maior'a five, but the Kittens may surprise and Dr. Henry Sloan Coffin, of the Un-Jo- n tnrow a cog into the Manual machinTheological Seminary of New ery. Coach Major is faced with the York, spoke Thursday afternoon at 4 lack of reserve material and the first o'clock in Patterson Hall to the stu- team is nothing to brag about. dents and faculty members. Doctor The Kittens have shown fair ability Coffin, who is noted in his Held of in their scrimmansea asrainst the work as an outstanding leader, was brougnt here through the combined efforts of the Y. W. and Y. M. C. A. of the university. His theme was that spirituality is a part of every phase of our life and has a place in every line of work. varsity but as yet they have not dethe new system of play to any aavantage. This will be the third game for Coach ilajor's yearlings. The Kittens copped their' two other attempts aeainst the DeMnlav and Kavanaugh High school. veloped Engineers Will Present "Justice" In Order to Save American Drama Dark clouds may, from time to the Senior Engineering Class of 1928 time, billow and sway overhead, but will present in the near future John the watcher looks on with passive Galsworthy'3 famous play, "Justice," countenance because he knows that at the Romany theater. eventually all of the gloom must give At last, after manv lone wander " 'h"v'"-- J va Lite auuuui. . ings,, in which she became almost The legions of night may seem to' lost, the Engineering: Colleee is about reign interminably but there comes at to find herself. At least, after having last the hour when tor so long been buffeted by the slings " . . . . The morn, in russet manand arrows of outrageous fortune, the tle clad, Engineering Colleee takes uo hsr out for Walks o'er the dew of yond high arms and smites the enemy, succor Freshmen who want to try football manager report to Trainer eastern hill;" Mann or Laufer in the basement of So, too, does every season of doubt the Men's gymnasium any afternoon :ume to an end, and now, just as wc 'rom 3 to 5 o'clock. Eight men are were beginning to despair the future eligible to try out. of the American drama, just as the shrouds of utter and ebon night werr USE NEW TICKETS TONIGHT about to draw their folds about tho fragils figure of Athena, patroness Although it is already evident to of the Arts, there comes suddenly ar some of the students we wish to in- announcement that shoots from undei form all the students of the university a corner of the horizon like a dazthat, starting with the Washingtcn zling meteor to brighten the stygiar and Lee game tonight the new stu- blackness like a dash of noonday sun Thj annouuetwent ,j, n fcritf, that dent tjekti will be sed -- ing tne American Drama and emblazoning her proud name in italics on the eternal hall of fame. Just why the engineers have not before conceived the idea of produc-"n- g a play we are unable to understand. Why such a d of talent and dramatic ability has so long been allowed to smother under the snows, ve are unable to comprehend. That he engineering genius, this beautiful learl, should so long have lain hid- hot-be- (Cetinfte4 as Page Eight)