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The Kentucky Kernel, April 20, 1928

Part of The Kentucky Kernel

1- SUMMER SESSION EDITION THE KENTUCKY KERNEL MAY QUEEN - VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE CO-E- D UNIVERSITY LEXINGTON, VOLUME rX VIII SCHEDULE FOR SUMMER SESSION IS ANNOUNCED Two Terms Last Five Weeks Each, From June 11 to August 18 SIX COLLEGES OFFER TOTAL OF 200 COURSES fk - University Plans Several Sightseeing Trips of Interest for Students Students will have an exceptional schedule of 200 courses offered in six colleges to which to accommodate themselves in the summer session this year. The program has been made out to meet the needs of teachers in both public and private high and grade schools in junior colleges, city and county superintendents, persons desiring training for Y. M. C. A., Y. W. C. A. and social welfare service, and normal school and college teachers, as well as undergraduates in agriculture, arts and sciences, commerce, education, engineering and law who wish to shorten the period of their college courses. The normal load which the average student will be allowed to carry is G semester hours for each term, but those presenting a standing of 2 or better will be allowed a maximum of 13 hours during the two terms. Unusual Courses Several courses of unusual interest will be offered notable among which is the one listed as Education 19a. This course will consist of the study of the life and work of some who have achieved prominence. This is the first time such a one has ever been scheduled here, and it will le taught by 24 different men and women on different days. Plans are also under way for a summer coaching school, which is to be a short intensive program for football and basketball. It will be conducted by Coach Harry Gamage, of the University, and Coach J. Craig Ruby, of the University of Illinois, and should prove a drawing card to high school athletic directors. The residence halls will be open at reasonable rates and the University cafeteria will serve meals. The opportunities offered for recreation are many and varied. Lexington is overflowing with places of historic interest and scenic beauty and the University is planning a series of trips for the summer school students in order to give them the chance to become better acquainted witht the Blue Grass section and learn to know its wealth of attractions. The students will also be the guests of the University at the Redpath chautauqua which will be in Lexington from July 3 to 10. Following' is the summer session calendar: May 12 Last date for men to make application for free tuition and room rent. June 11 Registration for first term. June 12 Classes begin. June 14 Last date for making changes in registration or in schedule without payment of fee. June 18 Last date upon which a course may be dropped without a grade by the dean. June 19 Last date on which student may withdraw and receive a refund of matriculation fee for the first term. July 13 Registration for second term. July 14 Examinations for first term. July 16 Classes begin. Last date for making changes in registration or in schedule without payment "of fee. July 23 Last date for registering for second term without special permission of heads of departments concerned. July 23 Last date upon which a course may be dropped without a grade by the dean. July 24 Last date upon which a student may withdraw and receive a refund of matriculation fee for the second term. August 18 Examinations for second term. AN INVITATION wel- tucky educational system. As the days go on they, in added numbers, will take part in Kentucky's growth. This is the spirit the University wishes every alumnus to have: to work hard, to serve his state, and to live Tionestly and Nobly will the University well. help Kentucky if it continues to send out its graduates equal in spirit and purpose to those who now carry the burden of service. It is therefore with pleasure that the University welcomes its graduates and former students at this meeting. FRANK L. McVEY, President. jjj VH GIVE 'MESSIAH' Dan Beddoe, "Grand Old Man of Oratorio," University Orchestra and Central Kentucky Will Participate. ts DATE OF CONCERT SET FOR APRIL 21 Top row Left to right: Anna Maye Sweeney, Sara Warwick, Mildred Greene, Virginia Whayne. Left to right: Mabel Graham, Charlsey Smith, Lucy Davis, Alice Spaulding. (Courtesy Lexington Herald Photos by Starman, Lexington and Palm Beach) Eight have been nominated as candidates for May Queen, one of the highest honors which can be given to a girl. Elections will be held April 24 and 25 on the campus. Those who have been named are Charlsey Smith, Alpha Gamma Delta; Lucy Davis, Kappa Kappa Gamma; Sara Warwick, Chi Omega; Anna Maye Sweeney, Beta Sigma Omicron; Mabel Graham, Delta Delta Delta; Mildred Greene, Alpha Xi Delta; Alice Spaulding, Zeta Tau Alpha, and Virginia Whayne, Delta Zeta. Each nomination carried with it the signatures of twenty male students and was registered in Dean Melcher's office. In the election, the candidate co-e- j Bottom row receiving the largest number of votes 'their entries. A silver loving cup ueen ana ine will be awarded the most beautiful win dc inane may next six will be her attendants. float; a cup for the most Tha SuKy circle which sponsors and one for the most humor May Day, has announced that it ous individual. will provide a special float for the Organizations who have planned to May Queen and her attendants this enter floats are Alpha Gamma Delta, year. Heretofore the sovereign of Alpha Xi Delta, Alpha Delta Tneta, the day and her fair maids have used , Beta Sigma Omicron, Chi Omega, a very little decorated automobile, and Delta Delta Delta, Alpha Tau Omega, the plan of a decorated float was ' Phi Sigma Kappa, Delta Chi, Kappa thought to be more fitting for the Sigma, Kappa Alpha, Phi Delta The-tparade, which is one of the chief Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Sigma Nu, events of May Day. Members of the Triangle, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Zeta fraternities and sororities have shown Tau Alpha, Alpha Gamma Epsilon, a great deal of interest in the compeDelta Tau Delta, Phi Kappa Tau, Pi tition between the floats entered in Kappa Alpha, Sigma Beta Xi and the parade and have made plans for Alpha Sigma Phi. r a, DOCTORLEWTALKS Louis J. Endres' AT CONVOCATION African Canvases To Be Exhibited i TWO DORMITORIES PLANNED FOR HEN The time of the concert by the Ohio State Girls' Glee Club, to be presented in the Men's gymnasium Saturday evening, has been moved up to 7:30 o'clock instead of 8:15 o'clock, as previously announced, according to Margaret Gooch, president of the University Girls' Glee Club, sponsoring the Ohio organization's appearance. The change in time was necessitated by the Stroller dance to be given immediately following the concert. The Ohio State club, of 35 voices, is reported to have one of the best vocal assemblages of its kind in the country, arid while the exact nature of the program which it will present is not known, it is expected, to establish a standard of excellence for contemporary clubs to aim for. Tickets for the attraction may be procured from any local club member for 50 cents, half of each admission fee being used to defray the cost of the Ohio club's trip, and the remander is to be used to enable the local club to sing a reciprocal engagement in Columbus, Ohio, in May. Marie Flora, chosen as hostess to the Ohio girls during their stay here, has not completed arrangements for their entertainment as yet, however the girls' dormitories have been selected as their dating location while upon the campus, Miss Flora announces. Chinese Scholar Is Brought to University Board of Trustees By Ollie M. James Authorizes Committee to Pre- Stroller Dance to University R. O. T. C. U. of K. by Pan Politikon in Connection With Study of An unusually attractive exhibition pare to Finance Construction Be Given Saturday China. Under New State Law. General Review Will Be Held of pamtings and drawings of north This Afternoon For Corps Africa by Louis J. Endes has opened Doctor Ting Fang Lew, of Pekin for a The University board of trustees University Dramatic OrganizaArea Commander showing at the Unition Will Entertain Dancers University, scholar and graduate of versity Art Center. Twenty-fiv- e in regular session Tuesday authorized Saturday In Men's Gym. Inspection of the RJ O. T. C. unit Columbia and Yale, gave an address paintings in oil and water-coloand the executive committee to work out of the University began Wednesday, College Folk," at the twenty drawings and lithographs com- a plan to finance the construction of "Chinese The Strollers, dramatic organizaApril 18, upon the arrival at the camprise the collection, which embraces two new dormitories for men in or tion of the University, will entertain R. Harris, head of the April convocation at 11 o'clock Wedpus of Cdb-E- . ! s' r, Resolution Students Loyalty For Transylvania cross-way- s. Professor Boynton High, Honor Makes Plans for Banquet VARSITY TO MEET EASTERN NORMAL BASEBALL NINE Game Will Be Played On Eastern State Normal Field Saturday COACH MAJOR MAKES CHANGES IN LINE-U- P Improved Squad Expected Beat Their Strong Opponents to On account of the spring racing meet opening in Lexington Saturday, the baseball game between Kentucky and Eastern Normal which was supposed to have been played on Stoll field diamond, will be played instead at Richmond where a larger crowd is expected to attend. Both teams have about the sajne standing in Kentucky so far this season, as they have both defeated Centre. Saturday, Coach Major may send his star Rhoads, to the mound against the Richmond sluggers. This sophomore twirler pitched a shut out game against Centre last week and has been improving continually since the opening game with Ohio State on Stoll Field three weeks ago. His brother, the Rhoads, has been hovering around the bench for the last three or four days with a very purple ankle which received a hard blow by a ball from the bat of one of the players in practice last week, and he is not ex pected to play again for quite a while. He had been playing in right field for the 'Cats and his place will be taken, probably, by Franceway or Mauser, which will depend on the recovery of Dutch Layman, who is complaining of a very bad throwing arm. Dutch is accustomed to cavort around the lot in center field and if he is unable to play, his place will be taken by Mauser and Franceway will go to right field. The choice of pitchers will be de termined by the number of d ed batters on the Richmond team. If they are few in number, Wert will be used probably" in place of Rhoads. Lefty McGary is also coming into form gradually and he is expected to receive a call to the mound before many more games are played. Sid Goodwin, the ace of the catching staff, is due to receive the call for back stop honors Saturday. This former Colonelite from the Louisville team has a very noticeable way of inspir ing pitchers to their best efforts, as his performance against Centre Saturday clearly indicates. Centre got very few hits and no runs at all. It i revelation the, way Goodwin blocks the home plate and tags his man when the play is close. The infield reading from left to right, Cole, Gilb, Jeffries, and Crouch, will remain intact. Ropke again will play in left field. The team is improving and is expected to defeat the men from Eastern Normal, notwith standing the fact that Eastern shut out Transylvania and allowed them no hits, and defeated Centre r, State Girl Singers Will Present Program at 7:30 O'clock Saturday Instead of At 8:15, as Was Announced. Ohio Harris Inspects Warfare Humane Elected For Women's Association . Welcome Alumni The University of Kentucky surfifth corps area and member of the nesday, before a large body of stu- views of the architecture and inspection board, from Fort Hayes, dents, faculty members and towns- roundings of cities which in past ages people. The program was under the were among the mightiest and most Columbus, Ohio. Sixth and seventh hour classes were direction of Pan Politikon, a student glamourous in the world: Fez, Alquizzed Wednesday afternoon upon organization for the study of inter giers, and Rabat. the work they have covered during national relations, who have set the The mirage cities of northern Af the past year. Companies F and G month of April for the study of rica, with tneir narrow, twisting China. will be inspected during the third and "I am not a prophet," said Doctor streets, frowning ramparts, terraces fourth hours Thursday morlMng. looking down upon tumbled roofs, 5 o'clock Thursday Lew, "but I can say that the 20th Between 3 and the twilight dripping general review will be Century will be different from the mysteries of aftrnoon a the "souks," dark tun given for Gen. Dennis E. Nolan, com- 19th century. The 19th century was of hidmander of the corps area. All classes a century of island empires and the nels winding above the rush will be dismissed for the occasion, and 20th century will be the world of a den waters, turquoise minarets, the all students are invited to attend the country which can meet three re- gutteral voices of hooded figures quirements. These requirements are: leading down into the dim distance, A piece of land, intact and in a mild- are still cities of the past, pulsating ly temperate zone; a country rich with the charm of age-ol- d mysticism with natural resources and one that under the Aladdin-lik- e touch of Mi-- . Shows can produce enough to make the counand a country with Endres. try Among those attending the formal a large population eager to work for a better and bigger world. America, opening of the exhibition were Dr. Russia and China are the three coun and Mrs. Frank L. McVey, Dr. and Resolutions of loyalty to Transyl- tries who can meet these require Mrs. Gilbert L. Bailey, Mr. and Mrs. vania College were passed by the ments." F. VanDeren, Mr. "and Mrs. W. K. Transylvania student body following "Today, China is standing at the Massey, Mr. and Mrs. Garland Barr, the regular chapel exercises Tuesday Should it walk lorwaru Mrs. C. H. Bowyer, Mr. and morning in Morrison chapel. The with the youth of America or with Mr. and Mrs. Louis Haggin, Prof, and Mrs. A students resolved to return to Tran C. Zembrod, Mr. and Mrs. Will Sims. sylvania next fall and finish their (Continued on Page Eight) Dr. and Mrs. Paul P. Boyd, Dean and college work regardless of the out Mrs. F. P. Anderson, Dean and Mrs, come of the clash between them and T. P. Cooper, Dean and Mrs. Alvin President A. D. Harmon, who has re signed. They also pledged themselves E. Evans, Dean and Mrs. William S. College Given to be especially active in promotional Taylor, Dean and Mrs. Edward Weist, work. A committee composed of Em Dean and Mrs. William D. Funk est J. Crutcher, Thomas Hatcher, Prof. Paul L. Boynton, of the Uni houser, and the faculty of the Art de Cecil Flood, Miss Cordelia Berkshire, versity psychology department, was Judge Stoll to Preside at Affair Miss Margaret Walton, and Miss On elected secretary and treasurer of the partment. U. ft. In Honor of derella Power was selected to sign the Southern Society of Philosophers and Alumni resolutions. They were filed with Psychologists at a meeting of the soUNIVERSITY TRUSTEES MEET Spense S. Carrick, secretary of the ciety in Lexington, Va., April 6 and The College of Law of the Univer board of curators, with instructions 7. Professors James S. Graham, also The regular meeting of the board sity will hold their annual banquet in to read them before the board at its of the local psychology department, of trustees of the University was held honor of the faculty, students and next meeting. and J. L. Leggett, of Transylvania Tuesday morning in President Mcalumni April 30 at the Lafayette College, were elected to membership Vey's office. The plans for the new hotel. President McVey will be the in the organization, which is made cafeteria to be located in McVey hah principal speaker for the occasion. Brooks Says Chemical up of over 100 of the leading philos- were gone over and discussed. It The banquet is one of the outstandophers and psychologists in the ;s announced that many improveMost ing affairs of the College of Law South. Professor Boynton's term of ments will be made on the new cafeduring the school year and a number office is to be three years. teria. Maj. Benjamin T. Brooks, consult return annually for the of alumni event. Judge R. C. Stoll, an alumni ing engineer of the Chemical Warfare of the University law school, will be Reserve, gave an illustrated lecture Officers on the subject of chemical warfare asked to preside as toastmaster. Mail Collect Short talks will be made by Prof. Tuesday night in Dicker hall. In his talk Major Brooks discussed Alvin E. Evans, dean of the College Students Are Urged to Visit Officers of the Women's Student of Law, by a member of the alumni warfare from a historical standpoint Mail Boxes association, and by one member from and traced the various wars and the Government Association for the com each class of the College of Law. The methods of conducting them. He told ing year have been announced as j There are about 200 students latter speakers have not been se- how chemical warfare was the method result of the voting held in the Adwho have not called for their mail to be used in the future and how, ministration building Tuesday. Vir lected. at the Bookstore and they are A quartet composed of A. J. Asher, through its development it has become ginia Sharpe was elected president of urged to do so at once. A large Kirksey, J. W. Jones and J. C. a more humane method. Major Brooks the organization; Bernice Byland, sec J. E. amount of mail has been distribBurnett, all of the College of Law, also stated that he desired to prove retary, and Henrietta Sherwood uted in the boxes and has never will render a number of vocal selec- that chemical warfare, was the nearest treasurer. vice president Ballots for been called for, according to a tions. A. K. Rideout, also of the approach to humane warfare that has will be held again next week, as the notice from the postoffice. yet been reached. votes for this office were tied. law college, will give a reading. Law NUMBER 26 comes its alumni to this meeting of the K. E. A. It is proud of the part they have played in the Ken- Handel's "Messiah," a song depicture of the life of Christ, will be given for the eighteenth annual time by the Central Kentucky Choral Society in the Men's gymnasium, May 9, at 8:15 o'clock. A very laree chorus of picked vocalists from Lexington, Winchester, Paris, Georgetown, Frankfort and Berea, the "grand old man or oratoria," Dan Beddoe, among other soloists from Chicago, and the University Philharmonic orchestra will combine to stage this masterpiece song literature. of Students of the University will be admitted free of charge if they secure seats in advance upon presentation of their athletic tickets, Prof. of Carl A. Lampert, director-in-chithe production announces. Fraternities and sororities are expected to seseats upon a payment cure roped-of- f of 25 cents for the privilege. The admission price to the general public will be 50 cents and 75 cents, the latter being the price of a reserved seat. On the evening of the performance the women from the Kentucky Association of Music Clubs numbering 150, will be guests of the University. The work portrays the life of Christ, and consists in a veritable musical Bible, including some intensely vivid number- -, "Peace On Earth," and the "Hallelujah Chorus" being notable examples. The annual presentation represents the high spot in the year's musical achievements throughout the state, and it is considered a recognition of the University's leadership in musical affairs that it is allowed to sponsor the production of the oratorio. NIGHT IN MEN'S GYMNASIUM KY. APRIL 20, 1928 CHORAL GROUP TO Col. FRIDAY KENTUCKY OF CANDIDATES FOR MAY QUEEN HONORS We are expecting a great attendance of Kentucky teachers in Louisville April 18 to 21 to enjoy the splendid program that has been arranged for the meeting of the K. E. A. As president, I extend through The Kernel' a cordial invi tation to the faculty of the University and to all students who have taught or expect to teach to join us in this convention occasion Very sincerely, J. L. FOUSJ, President of K?E. A. JUNIOR PROM Your der to takeiadvantage of an amortiza tion act of the recent general assembly. Dr. Frank L. McVey stated after the meeting that no details about the proposed dormitories will be known until the committee makes its report at the next meeting of the board. Dr. McVey's report to the trustees was followed by a discussion of the legislation passed by the last general assembly and especially bills which directly or indirectly affect the University. Sabbatical leaves of absence for the coming year were granted to Miss Muriel Hopkins, head of the department of Home Economics; Prof. Harry Best, head of the. department of Sociology, and J. Morton Davis, professor of mathematics. The board also confirmed the appointment of Prof. Frank H. Randall as instructor in the Co'lege of Law for the next year. Professor Randall is now doing graduate work at the Harvard Law school and will receive the degree of Doctor of Science or Jurisprudence in June. He is highly recommended by Dean Pound and Prof. H. C. Horock, secretary of the Association of American Law schools. Wallace Muir Will Address Law Class Wallace Muir, a prominent practicing attorney of Lexington, is to give discussion of the preparation and trial of law suits Friday, April 20, at 10 a. m., in room 102 in the Law building. Mr. Muir has been an unusually successful lawyer in many types of cases, particularly in damage and criminal cases. He has some rather definite views with respect to the way a case should be prepared, the order in which the witnesses should be examined, the character of direct and of cross examination, and other matters connected with the preparation and trial of with their customary spring dance Saturday, April 21, from9 to 12 p. m., in the Men's gymnasium. The primary object of this dance is to celebrate the success of the club on the extended trip through the eastern part of Kentucky which it took recently, giving this year's production, "Dulcy." The purpose of the dance is to help defray the expenses of the trips taken by the dramatic organization. The "Kentuckians" will furnish th Admission music for the occasion. will be one dollar. right-hand- left-han- decisively. Fraternity Standings Are Announced Alpha Gamma Rho Heads List While Sigma Chi is Lowest Scholastic standings of the social fraternities upon the campus have recently been made public by Dean Alpha Gamma Rho heads the list with a standing of 1.568, while Delta Tau Delta follows closelv with Mel-ch- 1.543. The general average of the men in social fraternities was found to be 1.264, while the average of non-fr- a ternity men was only 1.241. The percentage of men in social fraternities The Romany playerswill present is 23.4 per cent of the total male en their last play of the season early in rollment. The ranking of each in May, according to Carol M. Sax, di- dividual fraternity follows: rector of the organization. The play 1.568 1. Alpha Gamma Rho chosen for presentation is "The Whip 1.548 2. Delta Tau Delta of Fire," by Girdler Fitch, which. Di1.422 S. Phi Sigma Kappa rector Sax states "has a happy end1.405 4. Kappa Alpha ing in spite of its intensely dramatic 1.381 5. Sigma Beta Xi nature, and is sure to please Romany 1.349 6. Delta Chi patrons because it displays an abund1 32P 7. Phi Kappa Tau A ance of action to dispel gloom." . 1.288 8. Alpha Sigma Phi strong cast is being chosen to enact 9. Alpha Gamma Epsilon .. 1.286 the play, which brings to a close Ro .. 1.192 10. Alpha Tau Omega many's fifth successful year. 1.188 11. Phi Delta Theta 1.153J . 12. Sigma Nu . 13. Sigma Alpha Epsilon 1.124 1.070 14. Kappa Sigma 15. Pi Kappa Alpha 1.046 1.029 16. Triangle .951 17. Sigma Chi Romany to Give 'The Whip of Fire' Some Time in May K. E. A. Convention Opens in Louisville Many Noted Educators Are in Attendance; Full Program Is Planned Approximately 7,000 teachers of the 16,000 employed throughout the state are in attendance this week at the annual Kentucky Educational As sociation convention in Louisville. The program, opening Wednesday evening with a concert given by the Louisville Conservatory of Music, will continue through Saturday morning, It is perhaps one of the most elabor cases. ate affairs that the K. E. A. has ever attempted. ISSUE PROM TICKETS Among the noted speakers appearing on the program are such well Tickets have been issued for the known educators as Dr. Glenn Frank, Junior Prom to be given in the Men's president of the University of Wisgymnasium Friday night, from 9 to 1. consin; Dr. J. M. Glass, professor of Music will be furnished by two or- secondary education at Rollins Col chestras, the Kentucky Rhythm Kings lege; R. J. Condin, superintendent of and the Masqueraders. Each junior Cincinnati public schools, and Dr dean Works, of literary received a date and a stag bid while George kschool, University of Chicago. each senior received one date bid. Professor Portmann Suffers Burned Face Victor R. Portmann, instructor of journalism at the University, suffered painful burns on his face when the oven of a gas range exploded at his home in the Rutherford apartment building late Wednesday evening. When Professor Portmann opened the oven, gas apparently had accumulated, and was ignited by a burning jet on top of the stove. The flamt burned his face, and singed his eyebrows and hair. A physician was called to attend him. ORDER CAPS AND GOWNS Seniors are urged to call at the Campus Book Store some time this in order that their measurements may be taken for their caps and gowns. week