Best Copy Available
THE KENTUCKY KERNEL
Women Students of
PRESIDENT TALKS Kentucky Author
U.K. Give Tea Dance
ON ART EXHIBIT
Novelist of Year W. S. G. A. Council Arranges
Dr. McVcy Is Honor Guest nt
Alumni Ilnnnuct in Murray.
"The quest of beauty In life Itself
is a true manifestation of the spirit
of art," Dr. Frnnk L. McVcy, president of the University, said In nn
nddrcss on "Art Spirit" before the
First District Educntionnl Association. Saturday, November 30, held nt
the Murray State College, Murray.
'A person who 'lives beautifully
is a true artist as well as as one who
creates a beautiful picture or musical
composition," ho told 1,500 teachers
conwho assembled for the two-da- y
On Saturday the alumni of the
University attending the conference
honored Dr. McVcy with a luncheon
nt the National hotel. W. C. Bell,
of public instruction, and Ralney T. Wells, president
of Murray Normal, were guests of
the alumni. The twenty-fiv- e
who attended the luncheon were:
S. E. Wrather,
Kathryn Whitnel, 28, Fredonia;
Viola Harper, "28, Kevll; Clyde
23, Tiptonvllle, Tenn.; Mattle
Lou Lockwood, "29, Paducah; Dorothy Printz, Penncbaker, '28, Murray; Kenneth R. Patterson, 23, May- lleld; Naoma Maple, Student '25,
Murray; Mrs. Cleo Gillis Hester,
'12 and son, Bobby, Murray; Susan
Peffer, 28, Frankfort,
Jetton, '13, Paducah;
Wells, "27, Murray; O. B. Penne-bake- r.
"26, Murray; Lucilee Farmer,
'29, Murray; Mrs. K. R. Patterson,
Frank Melton, "27,
Hazel; Maryleona Bishop, "29, Murray; O. J. Jones, '14, Frankfort; Flo
Imes, '28, Almo; Margaret Tandy,
'26, Murray; Ed. Filbeck, student;
Suzanna Snook, '26, Paducah; and
Sadie D. Wilgiis, "25, Murray.
"What do they call a lady's
robe up at the North pole?"
20 Per Cent on all
CASH & CARRY
Three Locations :
Woodland at High
Lime at Rose
liver at regular prices
(Continued from page one)
quired into mail-ordfrauds, which
were alleged to have existed in that
Miss Chenoweth has been assigned
to a number of criminal cases, the
most prominent of which were the
Remus case and the disappearance
of Ella McDowell Rogers.
In the Remus case, she probably
did her most spectacular and convincing work. She involved the
names of Federal officials and politicians, whose names had not previously been in court record. During her work on this case, she was
once face to face with death.
The Rogers case took her on a
trip, besides leading
her into many
NOE SPEAKS AT TRANSYLVANIA
Prof. J. T. C. Noe, of the department of education at the University
of Kentucky, spoke at the weekly
chapel at Transylvania
Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock. Profor Guy
fessor Noe substituted
Lexington public schools, who was
unable to keep his speaking engagement because of illness.
We also call for and
Ben Lucicn Burman, a native of
Kenton county, presents an internationally celebrated novel, "Miss
issippi", which Is termed by such
critics as Edward J. O'Brien and
Arthur T. Vance, as the literary
discovery of the year.
Mr. Burmcn was graduated from
Harvard College and then served as
a reporter on the Boston Herald,
as assistant editor of the Times
Star, and as special writer for the
New York World, besides contribut
ing to the Century, the Nation and
other leading literary publications,
In 1G24 he abandoned newspaper
work and returned to his home in
Covington, to devote himself to
writing fiction. It was his idea to
revive the old river life made famous
by Mark Twain. He took every opportunity to travel on river packets
or to talk to grizzled shantymen
New Orleans or Memphis botnd. In
this way he got the material for
his novel, which he wrote as
In the Sahara desert, for
the author believed that a better
perspective can be obtained by distance.
Mr. Burman married Alice Caddy,
formerly of Ottawa, Canada, an illustrator whose work is well known
to many of the readers of the women's magazines.
Miss Mary Chenoweth
Ohio State University press is
publishing a summary of the results
of the study of Congressional Contempt, which Mr. C. W. Shull of the
University of Kentucky department
of political science, prepared in
partial fulfillment of his Ph. D.
Sale or Rent
Special Rental Rates to Students
Smith and Corona Typewriters
$5 Down Will Buy
1 THE GREATEST RADIO EVER BUILT 1
As Proven by Public Opinion
Phone us for demonstration; no obligation
ELKIN FURNITURE COMPANY
155 N. Lime
Lunch at Benton's
Home Made Chili
Hit the spot these cold days.
Famous for Our Chocolate Fudge Cakes
Bentons Sweet Shoppe
Season tickets for
(Continued from page one)
John Slmms Kelly, Ollie Johnson,
Otho McElroy, Vernon Meyer, Jack,
Phipps, Tom Phipps, Dick Richards,
Conrad Rose, Carey Spicer, J. R.
Thompson, Lewis Toth, Cecil
Tom, Walters, Howard 'Williams, Ralph Wright and George
Student manager James
Wilson was also awarded a letter.
Numerals were given to the following: Ellis Johnson, George Blckel,
Newman Boardman, Malcolm Foster, Edward Wilder, Ray Woolrldge,
J. A. Prye, Wayne Clark, Burton
Aldridge, William Luther, Frank
Seale, Ralph Blevins, Noel Engel,
H. G. Kreuter, Darrel Darby, Herman Greathouse, William Humber,
Frank Goggin, Robert Montgomery,
P. L. Ellis, George Hill, Richard'
Clarke, G. D. Hawkins, M. K. Tucker, Thomas Cutler, D. R. Voelker,
Joe O'Roark, H. G. Ivie, J. W. Chapman, H. G. Baker, Alfred Manasian,
George Murphy, C. G. Hoffman,
Robert Lape, Paul Bentley, W. C.
Hines, O. R. Hogue, J. W. Vander-heid- c,
Sam Tuttle, O. B. Coffman,
and George Skinner.
Tau Beta Pi Establishes Few
Rules Concerning the
Recipient and Use
Tau Beta Pi, national honorary
engineering fraternity, at its convention held recently in Iowa City,
provided for six fellowships of $750
each, payable in 10 monthly installments of $75 each. One of these
fellowships will be available in sufficient time to permit the recipient
to begin work at the opening of the
second term in February, 1930. The
other five fellowships will be available in September, 1930.
Few rules have been established
as to who shall receive these fellowships and how they shall be used.
This was done, because most existare designated
for some specific purpose and a student with original Ideas will seldom
find one available which will suit
Applications for Tau Beta Pi fellowships for the school year 1930-3- 1
may now be prepared and sent in.
Museum Gets Model
Of Old Nuremberg
German Art Friends in New
York Present Miniature
Of Famous Town
A model of the city of Nuremberg
as it appeared in 1G25 has been pre
sented to the Metropolitan Museum
of Art by the Friends of German
Art in New York. Visitors at the
museum may thus see the city of
Albrecht Durer and the Meister-- I
singer reproduced in miniature at
the period when Its Gothic and Renaissance cultures reached their
Some 4,000 tiny buildings, with
steeply pitched red roofs and myriad
(dormer windows, constitute this
model, which was sixteen months in
the nmklntr. Director Edward Rob-- 1
inson of the museum, in accepting
the model, explained that four years
ago, when Friends of German Art in
New York expressed a desire to
make the museum some gift sym-- j
bolizlng the relationship of America
and Germany, this model was de- cided upon as an object of 'great
value to scholars, students and the
In making the model, Hans
Schleif, Berlin architect, utilized old
prints, drawings and maps, and the
city of Nuremberg placed the resources of its archives at his command. The model is on a base approximately 8 by 12 feet. The houses
are constructed of light weight but
"Aside from its intrinsic and associated interest as a reconstruction
of the great days of Nuremberg,"
the museum points out, "the model
will, it Is to be hoped, serve the added purpose of showing more vividly
than is possible by any flat representation the actual appearance of
a medieval city."
Women's Association on
Rifle practice, siwnsorcd by W.
began Tuesday, December 3,
Captain Gcssford of the University
j military department,
spoke on "Rifle
Practice will continue under the
supervision of members of the men's
rifle team assisted by an advanced
class of girls, which is composed of
Mae Bryant, present manager of the
girls' rifle team; Elizabeth Skinner,
manager last year; Sue Head nnd
After Christmas those clegible for
the rifle team will be chosen, nnd
in the latter part of January the
matches will begin.
meets, each team doing its own
shooting at home and then comparing scores with other universities.
This is the only
sport in which W. A., A. takes part,
all other competition being
Writes Review for
Dr. Ivor G. Hyndman, pastor of
the Centenary Methodist Episcopal
church, led the usual vesper services at 4 o'clock, last Sunday afternoon in Memorial Hall. The musical
program was as follows: Organ prelude, "Concert Overture", Rollo
Maltland, played by Miss Edith
Rose, organist nt the Broadway
Christian church; Anthem, "The
Lord Is My Shepherd," McFarrcn,
the university choir directed by Miss
Lcnorc Wilson of the Music Department; violin solo, "Adoration,"
Borowskl, played by Miss Imogcnc
Young; Anthem, "Holy Ghost With
Light Divine," Gottschalk, the university choir; an organ group by
Miss Rose, "Curfew," Horsman,
Grant C. Knight of the English
Department of the University, reviews Theodore Dreiser's latest book,
"A Gallary of Women," in the November issue of the Bookman.
The reviewer points out that this
collection of stories not, contrary
to a general Impression, those which
have been printed partially in the
Cosmopolitan supports the opinion
that readers who dislike Dreiser for
his realism do so. because they fail
to detect the strong sentimentality
which he Is equipped.
Professor Knight has also a review, in the November American
Literature, of the eighteenth century
a repreletters of
sentative of the French government
to the American colonies
"No," said the salesgirl sweetly,
"but we've got something awfully
The third volume of the "Dictionary of American Biography," Just catchy In fly paper."
off the press of Scribners, contains
a sketch of Madison Cawein in
which Mr. Knight presents biographical and critical facts about
Kentucky's greatest poet.
"Cloister Scene," Mason; and "Evening Prayer," Weber, the university
met at 7:30 o'clock, Thursday evening, in room 205, Science building.
Dr. Bassctt, professor of bacteriology, gave a lecture on "Various
Forms of Insanity." Directly after
prothis meeting the honorary
fessional medical fraternity, Omega
Beta PI, held a meeting in the same
RIGHT YOU ARE, ROBBIE!
Little Robert: "Pa, a man's wife is
his better half, isn't she?"
Father: "We are told so, my son."
Little Robert: "Then, If n man
marries twice, there Isn't anything
left of him, is there?"
Junior League Bookshop
We carry a complete line of American
and Foreign Christmas
'A large gathering attended the
regular monthly meeting of the
Louisville Alumni, Monday evening,
December 2, at the University Club
of Louisville. Coach Harry Gamage
was the honor guest and speaker.
guests present Included
members of the football squads who
are seniors at Male, Manual and St.
Xavier high schools in Louisville
coach Gamage gave a talk upon
the youth of Kentucky today and
the men who are filling the squad
and teams at the University. He
pointed out many things that are
desirable in' football players and
stated that he had many in his
ranks who possess the combinations
that he considers necessary for success as gridiron players. He ranked
intelligence above everything else,
but said that size and brawn had
much to do with the winning of
games. He pointed out several examples of men, however, wha have
had powerful physiques but who
could not play the game.
He told the gathering that the
University needs the Louisville
alumni now more than ever before
and in turn is ready and willing to
aid the alumni whenever possible.
Rifle Practice Is
Sponsored by W. A. A.
Leads at Vespers
For Girls' Gathering at
The Woman's Self Government
Association of the University will
entertain with a tea dance In Pattcr- -'
son hall from 4 to G, Thursday, December 12. Bcrnlcc Byland is
president of the organization and
Kathcrlnc Kennedy is chairman of
the committee in charge of the ar- -'
The tea dance Is being given in
an effort to have the dormitory nnd
town girls become better 'acquainted.
All the women students of the university, including girls who live in
town, are especially invited. The
Patterson hall council will serve and
the Boyd hall council will have
charge of the decorations.
Miss Sarah Blanding, dean of women; Mrs. P. K. Holmes, ass't. dean;
Mrs. Giles, house-mothhall; Miss Dora Berkley, housemother of Patterson hall; and Mrs.
of Smith hall
Shcrill, house-mothwill be the guests and chaperons of
The officers of the organization
arc: Bernicc Byland, president;
hall; Edythe Reynolds, secretary;
and May Bryant, treasurer.
Chimney Corner Building
Viaduct Barber Shop
EAST HIGH STREET
We assure you the best of service thru our
personnel of workmen. Mr. Warren, head
barber, was in the employ of the Lafayette
Barber Shop for seven years.
Give us a trial you will become convinced
of our superiority over others.
ENGINEERS FACULTY MEETING
The faculty of the College of Engineers held its weekly meeting in
Dicker Hall, Monday afternoon,
at 4 'oclock. Dean Paul Anderson
These meetings are
held so that the Dean may comjo
Into closer contact with the various
subjects of the Engineering College.
All professors of the College of Engineering are urged to attend.
Comes Easier If You
Good appearance Is not only a
of pride and personal
satisfaction, bat a gilt edged
investment in future prosperity. In a freshly cleaned and
pressed suit, yon look, feel and
act the part of the "up and
Achieves smart new
ways to beauty
artistry in the latest
midwinter arrivals. The
styles pictured fit a wjde
variety of moods and
Dry cleaning protects the
wearing qualities of the high
priced suit and keeps the low
priced one from looking cheapl
Our modern methods and
"personalized" service assure
satisfaction. Suits sent today
arc" back tomorrow.
1 A dainty "T" strap
pattern that lends beauty to any costume.
2 An aristocratic shoe
for aristocratic feet.
3 More than flattering
to the walking foot.
A stunning school
Suit Cleaned, Pressed
Suit Cleaned, Pressed
Trousers Cleaned and Pressed
Hats Cleaned and Blocked
"CLEANERS That SATISFY"
102 W. Main
"style" in Itself.
5 A regent and how!
A pattern w here
"chic" is predominating.
Ties Cleaned and Pressed
212 S. Limestone
tfieTnner circle of