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PAGE POtJR THE KENTUCKY KERNEL The Kentucky Kernel The Kentucky Kernel is the official newspaper of the students and alumni of the University of Kentucky. Published every Friday throught the college year by the student body of the university. Five Subscription One Dollar and Fifty Cents a r Entered at Lexington Postoffice Cents the Copy. as second class mail matter. Y-a- William H. Glahz EDITOR Byron H. Pumphrey MANAGING ASST MANAGING EDITOR Frank Davidson EDITOR-IN-CHIE- F ASSOCIATE EDITORS Melvina Heavnridge Helen Shelton Leida Keyes LeRoy Smith NEWS EDITOR Martha Minihan ASSISTANTS Janet Lalley James Porter REPORTERS Bernice Byland Tom RiLy Jessie Sun Alice Prows Jess Laughlin Jane Ann Carlton Margar t Cundlff B echer Adams John Murphy Katherine Best Evalee Fcatherst'n Emma Jeffries Catherine Redm'nt W. A. Kirkpatrick Elizabeth Carter Virginia McAlistei Margaret Treacy Henrietta Howell SPECIAL WRITERS J. Clark Graves Kady Elvove Sara Elvove P. P. Baker SPORTS EDITOR ASSISTANTS John W. Dundon, Jr. Tom Cochran George W. Kay BUSINESS MANAGER James Shropshire ADVERTISING STAFF Sarah Walk-- r Jack Cousins H. D. Ellis Univ. 74 8256Y ADVERTISING MGR. Fred Conn ASSISTANTS Virgil L. Couch Lucille Short CIRCULATION STAFF Carlos Jaffoe narold Schimmel I SEE 'The Revolt of Youth" seems to have become a topic of widespread interest these days. Judging from the numerous articles appearing in some of our promi nent magazines and daily newspapers the ceaseless hammering of college newspaper editors is beginning to be felt. This week, on the same page as this editorial, Mr. B. Chappell, editor of Sunday school publications for the Methodist church, South, comments with more tolerance than one would suspect, anent the divergence of opinions existing between the two genrations. But why does he entitle his article "Cooperation or Conflict?" If there be a conflict, it is a sportsmanlike one. And as for cooperation, there has never been a time when the und3rgraduate has been more willing to discuss questions and to do what his authorities believe to be right. The conflict, if one may call it such s only in the difference in opinion, and that, The Ker nel believes, is only as it should be. Nor will it, The Kernel is sure, pass beyond these bounds. It is both fair and right that students should have a medium through which it is possible to express their jwn opinions, even though these opinions do not hap pen to coincide with the authorities. But to return to Mr. Chappell's article. He speaks f indulging in "foolish experimentation." Is any foolish? The Kernel believes not. It is erhaps the only way by which this modern world may e adjusted. Kenneth Gregory SOCIETY EDITOR Ellen Minihan ASSISTANTS Elizabeth Shea Lillian Combs Phones 6800 4651 "THE REVOLT OF YOUTH" Herman Sharp Bill Reep MECHANICAL FOREMAN W. D. Grote ASSISTANTS Ted Strunk A. L. Pigman "Our School, Not Ourselves" WELCOME NEW STUDENTS The Kernel extends a warm welcome to the new students who are about to begin their college careers The university, The Kernel is sure, feels proud that vou new students have selected State as your Alma Matr. The Kernel trusts that your stay here will prove both pleasurable and profitable. That it say be so, there is one thing particularly, the student must decide, namely, that which he enjoy doing. So often, the student enters and by taking a course of study, for which he is not in the least fit, is unhappy throughout his life as a student. The work assigned to him, in that case, is irksome. It soon be comes sheer drudgery. Most of the students find out their mistake and change. Others go grimly on, take their drgree and trudge out into the world. They do not find that world a pleasant one. Its surface ap pears to be covered with a multitude of ugly tasks to be done and for which this particular sort of gradu ate can see no reason in doing. The Kernel would have the students enrolling this semester escape that fate As an example, The Kernel would point out that because Mamma and Pappa desire Son to become a doc tor, is no earthly reason for him becoming a doctor. The student should know himself well enough to know whether or not he wishes to be a doctor. If he does not wish to become a doctor, then he should study something other than medicine. The medical depart merit, certainly, will not feel hurt about the matter. ON OTHER CAMPUSES o c WELLESLEY ,Mass. (IP) Wellesley College fresh nen found themselves struggling with their classmates nstead of combatting the sophomores when th? second-yea- r girls invaded their election early one morning ba- ore dawn recently. The had mat secretly and had elected their president when a band of sophomores climbed up the tairs and broke in the door. The candles which provided he illumination went out. Unable to locate th.2 new president and carry her off as planned, the sophomores stood aside and listened gleefully to the rumpus which nsued, as the freshmen, thinking they were being at tacked by the upperclassmen, fought among themselves in the dark. No severe casualties resulted. Prof. Carl Lampert will give the first of his violin recitals Tuesday evening at the Romany theater at He will be accompa 8:15 o'clock. nied by Miss Edith Rose, of Hamilton College. The proceeds of the recital will go to the fund for installing an Adv. organ in the new auditorium planned for the university. Professor Lam- pert's admirers are looking forward o with interest to his recital. I. c. THE theater the first part of this week it easily the most gorgeous burlesque o the season. Not only on the time- honored figures of Helen, Menelaus and Paris, but also oil heads of government of the modern nations. More especially the United States. Consider the dilemma Cal would be in, did he have to "choose" between a fishing trip and a great war, demand ed by the capitalists of the country Some really notable musical treats Of course, one knows that Cal would vill be given in Lexington this prefer to go fishing, but the Army, nonth. The first is "The King'i the Navy and the Marines and the Henchman," to be given at the Wood- - capitalists would most certainly be and auditorium February 9. The Westminister choir is booked for the 'ollowing evening, while Fritz Kreis er will give a concert the night of February 15. y The Central Kentucky Choral will meet Monday night to dis- :uss plans for the presentation of Handel's "Messiah" and Flotow's :pera. "Martha." These two presen tations will be given as a part of the May festival. Professor Lampert, di- ector of past presentations of the Choral Society, will be in chargo of the productions. So-it- PROSPECTOR 0- - o By LeROY SMITH The United States Naval Academy has instituted another requirement for young gobs who hope to be saluted lome time. Every candidate for grad uation must pass an examination in jolf before he can graduate. The Prospector does not wish to laugh out of turn but well, what do you hinjc about it? Coming so soon after l.he 4 disaster, this seems almost 'oo much. Imagine our gallant gobs roing forth to war with a sack of Tolf clubs swniging across each mill tant shoulder. We suggest a course n embroidery for the marines. Which reminds me that the edito ial column of The Kernel soundec "orth in the last issue with a rous ng eulogy of military training, anr igned off with the opinion that every. )ody should consider it a privilege tc e compelled to take military train ng or words to that effect which con .true the same meaning. Anyway sc nany freshmen agreed with the edito hat all six of them got together tc render a vote of thanks, and nov .wo of them won't speak to the othei our who changed their minds wher he vote was taken. (Don't get the editors quarrel with me al he time about such matters). The student at the university dif fers from the average citizen in that Mie period of resolutions begins with he second semester instead of the new year. However, it Is doubtful that the average student at the uni versity will, or can, define his mis- akes and adjust his conduct to hi: S-- A hundred thousand wishes. I was just married in June. Cleaning, cooking, sewing and such Would you think that I was asking too much If I were to cry for the moon? By the moon I mean a few little lies "My dear, you have such beautiful eyes!" Is the price too great for the tune? Oh, I shan't blame it on December, But now it's very hard to remember That I was just married in June. MARGARET CUNDIFF. AFRAID I GOODBYE TO SOME however, that of these classes comprise nore than a small majority of the '.ge group to which it belongs. The ank and file of our sane and thought-u- l older people frankly recognize th? act that in a living world changes in 'lewpoint and customs are necessary. 3n the other hand, the rank and file d young people it our 'ecognize the fact that the present is ooted in the past, grows out of the ast, and that to attempt to break vith and repudiate the past is both "utile and foolish futile because it 's bound to result in failure, foolish because, in so far as it succeeds, it "s certain to result in injury both to the individual and to society. It follows that what we need as letween these groups is not conflict, but confidence and conference and co peration. We of the older generation should seek to pass on to those who ire to be our successors the best that ve and those who have preceded us lave been able to achieve in our .earch for and interpretation of truth and in developing agencies and institutions through which truth is o be made effective in human society. And, accepting gratefully the intel ectual and spiritual inheritance which 'ias come down to them, the young should seek diligently to enlarge and mnch it. In other words, in endeavoring to nake the better world that is to be: the young and the mature should vork together, neither class despis 'ng or seeking to ignore the other. For each of these classes has its con :ribution to make to the great com non task. There is need for the guidance and the steadying influence of men and women of ripe experience, And there is need also for the fresh vision and heroic daring of those who have not yet become the victims of "nveterate prejudice or experienced the chill of defeat. E. B. CHAPPELL, Sunday School Editor of the Method ist Episcopal Church, South. As these youthful Lochincars are sent upon their chosen paths in life we are trusting that, though the way is rough, they will always retain a memory of their days at Kentucky and that whatever triumphs may be bestowed upon them they will not fail to give the old Alma Mater a little of the credit. 't the Kentucky theater Thursday, Friday and Saturday of next week. Lloyd Hughs and Mary Astor are featured in the production, with a cast that includes Earle Fox, Olive Tell, Ruth Dwyer and other of like ability. Miss Astor gives a very "unflapperish" portrayal in her role of Carol Trent. She believes the typical young woman of today is not a flapper, in the general interpretation of the word she is right. m More Students Use It Than Any Other Kind and if you paid double you couldn't improve on it $7 buys Want a pen for it; $5, if you want a smaller size. 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For, while in general, we are the species of moron who pays an exhorbitant sum to have a professor stand up in front of us and pour forth knowledge and then shout with joy when he doss not come to class, there is not one of us who will not be sorry when the time comes for us to leave college and our collegian comrades behind and register in the higher school of experience. of I am persuaded, So, This is Leap Year together Warmed In the camp fire's glow. Not by the dancing flame, But by eternal passion. Loved and loving, Secure in his arms Alone version ".either That there is a modicum of truth ir his assumption there can be no ques ion. Progress requires change anc1 here are always young people on the me hand who are inclined to reckles: adicalism, and mature people on the ther who resist all change whatso iver, and it is inevitable that betweer hese two classes of extremists, mis mderstandings will arise. it may be mentioned in passing hat this is not a new phenomenon Iistory reveals the fact that this con lict has been going on from time im nemorial. There has never been an age in which there were not young people who were inclined to adopt inclusions without due consideration and indulge in foolish experimentation nor one in which there were not older people who went too far in the direc tion of conservatism. Two knives, two cups, two dishes; The screen Wive3," the novel by Warner Fibian, author of the once sensational "Plastic Age," is the attraction coming to We thank Professor Sax and Mis? .nn Callihan for persuading Mad '.me Catherine de Vogel to return 'or a recital. Those who missed go ng to her recital last Thursday ev ions. SING-SON- through foreign gardens. The Private Life of Helen of Troy" which was shown at the Kentucky -- st The advice given above, The Kernel believes, is quite enough. And once again let The Kernel wish you, new students, a most enjoyable career. If it b that, you cannot help but profit by it. The Kernel wishes to extend its congratulations to the February graduating class of the university and to wish them the greatest of success in whatever professions they may enter. Music, Stage and Screen The newest shirt featured by the K Shop is called end-to-emadras. It is a real close-wovmaterial in solid colors of grey, tan, and blue. SEATTLE, Wash. IP) Their checks failing to ar rive from home on time, two University of Washington out to pawn a revolver. They considered students (Continued on Next Page) this a very safe and sane way to help them over their financial crisis. But it landed them in police court. COOPERATION OR CONFLICT? As one of the students was presenting the gun for We have heard a great deal recent inspection at a shooting gallery, a passing patrolman sensed a hold-u- p and hailed the youths into court on an 'y about "the revolt of youth." Ther- eems to be a widespread assumption open charge. Upon confirmation of their explanation, the two that our young people are quite gen rally in a state of rebellion against susp:cts were released. the standards and ideals that their 3lders would impose upon them an hat, as a result, a serious conflict 'ias arisen between the two genera LITERARY SECTION considered. Clara Bow in "Get Your Man," is :he feature picture coming to the Kentucky theater Sunday. The story ening at the Romany theater have s of an American girl who i3 forced al to manipulate the breaking of a something to regret. French betrothsfl tjiat she Much mild amusement is in evi dence with the announcement that nay "get the man" she desires. The the Engineers are to adventure into ltmosphere is distinctly Parisian. dramatic circles. The Engineers have Dne is carried to a massive chateau; a flare for doing surprising things. nto an exclusive perfume shop; One would not care to commit himseli ilong the business streets of Paris, down quaint French roads and further. I ER- AMD - ER- - IF t TrilMKlNG -- AJ -- VJH- CQO-E- 1 -- I LoT THOUGHT -- 4 ' tZin T pjc Vfco KVJOLtJ TkiwK 7 A TERRIBLE LOT V 1 .J op you 1 1 L-r I I YOU Like two stars That for a million years Have followed their ways Through space, We met and passed Not close enough to touch, But near enough To see and und rstand. And in your eyes I read my fate And am content To drift and dream again For another million years. OH, JIMINEY r HOP6. AMD TrtlHK TOO UJOM lV T&RRiQCY bRuJRj I WmT YoU To JStJinK-e- r ai n 7 I Goua CIGAR e.TTCS I'M FRIGHTFULLY WORRIED P8oOT'l mr t.ousH ok TOURS MAY BS LEP YeAt? BUT" IT Nothing Shattered MEANS. ' in upe. R. E. S. ! I took but one kiss when I PROGRAM DANCES The Kernel believes the university should have program dances. Here, in the State of Kontucky, where chivalry is dominating characteristics of the people, program dances should have little difficulty in gaining precedence over the "cut in" dance, now in vogue. It is queer, one must admit, to be dancing with a girl and have someone take hold of your arm and remove it, as much as to say, "step aside, please." With the present system there is a constant shuffle and crowding on the floor which, to tell the exact truth means that one is jostled about on the floor as a football man is on the gridiron. The Kernel believes that the university has outgrown the present method of "cut in" and believes it would be an advantage to both parties concerned to inaugurate the system of program dances. The Kernel would like to hear the opinion of the student body on the question. This can be done by letterwriting of The Kernel; - might have had twenty. For the sweet lips I kissed had kisses aplenty. But I let my chance go Here I stand in the snow Saying M. H. Oh, Jiminey ! iWKH FAITHFUL I have been faithful to you Through it all Somehow or other. Just how, I don't recall Somehow or other I know my kiss:s have sought Other lips; But I yearned Only for your kiss. I know my eyes often strayed To other eyes I played. Yet, I can say As a woman been faithful. - Old Gold The Smoother 990 -- M. H. and Better Cigarette not a cough in a carload $ IW: ft h'JP Co-- j Bit, 1760 4