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The Kentucky Kernel, August 2, 1929

Part of The Kentucky Kernel

JiPfi Best Copy Available r 1 1 PARKING STUDENTS PLEASE OBEY PARKING RULES VOLUME THE KENTUCKY KERNEL UNIVERSITY OF PROF. GREHAN First Convocation Will Be August o 7 Editor-in-Chi- ef of "Letters" RETURNS FROM 6 MONTHS LEAVE The first convocation of the second semester of the Summer Session will be held Wednesday morning, August 7 at 9:30 o'clock In Memorial hall. H. E. Taylor, of Bc-rSpent Much Time in Prepar- cital College, will give an organ reon the new pipe organ which ing Rook on Study was recently Installed, it has been of Words announced by Dr. W. S. Taylor, director of the Summer School at the University. ACCOMPANIED BY WIFE Mr. Taylor Is organist at the UnAND MISS HELEN KING ion church In Berea. Classes will be adjourned for the recital and the Saw Many Points of Interest; public is invited. Returned Across the American Desert Prof. Enoch Grchan, head of the department of Journalism who has been on a six months sabatlcal leave of absence from the University, returned last week end from California. He was accompanied by Mrs. drehan and Miss Helen King, who Is now In charge of the publicity bureau during the absence of Prof. Elmer Sulzer. Professor Orehan spent much of the time in writing and preparing his new book on the study of words. It is now ready to be typewritten and will be ready for publication this winter. Proressor and Mrs. Grehan left Lexington February 5 and drove to to Pasadena, Calif., over the old Spanish Trail near the Mexican border, completing the trip February 22. They stayed in Pasadena until May 22 when they went to Santa Barbara for a month. They returned to Pasadena where they were joined July 3 by Miss King. The party left Pasadena July 6 across and drove back to KentuckyNevada, the, desert, and through Missouri, Illinois and Utah, Kansas, Indiana. While in California Professor and Mrs. Grehan visited many points of interest in the state. '"Although California and the West are beautiful and Interesting, we are glad to get back to Kentucky and to see the people here again. There's no place like our own state," said Professor Grehan when Interviewed, Professor Grehan will resume nis duties as head of the journalism department at the opening of the fall term. During his absence, Prof. Victor R. Portmann has been acting head of the department. Freshman Week to Open September 12 First Year Students Musi Be in Attendance at AH v! Meetings The program of Freshman "Week at the University which starts Thursday, September 12, at 9 a. m., and which lasts until September 17, shortly. All will he announced freshmen expecting to enter the "University must be in attendance. A general outline of the program has already been made known. The general gathering place of the first year students will he Memorial hall, the new auditorium which has re- n cently heen completed. The Iresh-meare divided into sections of 30, which will have their headquarters In McVey hall, and their programs will he in charge of the professors of the University and their student assistants. There will be lectures dealing with University life and campus activities, and in the meantime "there will be tours of the campus and surrounding points oi interest. This is done in order to acquaint the student with his future environment and enable him to become "at home" on the campus. "Each student is required to have a' physical examination during the week. INFORMATION KY., LEXINGTON, XIX FILE IS KEPT The University publicity bureau maintains a complete and up-to- -i date file of faculty members, alumni and prominent students which is available to all. General informa-- i tion of the University is also tab- ulated and ready lor use. Gov. Flem Sampson ITOPS PREVIOUS Prof. Elmer G. Sulzer, director of the University band and head of the publicity bureau, left yesterday Co-E- d ! 0 Final Examinations in Most PROF. E. F. FARQUIIAR "Letters," the University literary magazine, has been mailed to regular subscribers, and those who wish to obtain a single copy may get them at the Kernel office, or from any member of the English department. The price of the magazine is 25 cents per copy, or $1.00 a year by subscription. Prof. E. F. Farquhar is editor-in-chi- ef of the magazine, which has a staff composed of members of the English department faculty and students. With the August issue, completes Its second year "Letters as a quarterly magazine on the campus. The magazine is sent to people throughout the South, as well as other sections of the country, and has gained a high standing among publications of its type. 23, 24 Registration for the second semester of the Summer Session had reached a total of 10 students when the last jday for enrollment had ended, topping previous records for the final summer term by 36. Approximate numbers of students in the six colleges are: Arts and Sciences, 155; Education, 230; Law, 30; Engineering, GO; Commerce, 15; and the Graduate School, 96. Reservations for rooms in the dormitories are now closed for the second semester. However, students who wish to sign for rooms for the fall term may do so. Dean William S. Taylor of the College of Education is in charge of the Summer Session, while President Frank L. McVey and many of the members of the regular faculty arc also on duty during the summer. Special permission is required to work off more than seven credits or more than six, if seven were taken the first semester, as only 13 may be taken lor the entire summer. Final examinations in most classes will be held August 23 and 24, with school closing August 24. The fall term will open September 12 for Freshman Week, with sophomores, Juniors and seniors registering September 16 and 17. Class work will start September 18. the University who has been spending a three months vacation in LexIN ington with his grnndmothcr, Mrs. F. J. Conn, will leave Sunday for Columbia, South America where he Students Who Wish Rooms Is connected with the Tropical Oil May Send So Check to Company. He docs not expect to re Dean Melchcr turn home for two years, when he will have another vacation. Mr. NEW HALLS WILL BE Conn Is a member of the Delta Chi OPEN SEPTEMBER 12 fraternity. DORMITORIES Complete Rearrangement and RecataloKUcing Is Made by Faculty Members Miss Ruth Bohnin Forty-nine new volumes have recently been added to tho. library In the College of Law at the University, according to Dean A. E. Evans. A complete rearrangement and of the library was made during the last week by members of the faculty. While Judge Lyman Chalkley was at Harvard University last year the librarian of the Law College there presented him with the Harvard Law Library Catalogue, in two volumes, which has proved of aid to law students. During the past year Dean Evans has obtained the reports of the lowa. er courts of New York and An effort Is now being made to secure the statutes of all the states, as the library possesses statutes of ten states at present. Is a picture of Miss Ruth Bonnln, who was a sophomore at the University last year, and participated in many campus activities. Her home is in Concho, Okla. Word has been received here that Miss Bonnln will attend the School of the Theater, Harner Institute, in Kansas City, Mo., this winter, and is planning to follow a stage career. While on the campus she was outstanding in the dramatic field, and was leading lady for the 1929 Stroller play, "Square Crooks." was regimental Miss Bonnin sponsor for the R. O. T. C. unit and major during the past had a title of year; she was selected a Kentuckian beauty for the past two years; was Good elected vice president of her freshman class in and was a member of Alpha Gamma Delta, Word has been received from social sorority. members of Toy Sandefur's Rhythm Kings orchestra, now playing different ports in the Pacific touched by their boat, the S. S. President Jefferson, and also on board ship, that they are having a very successful trip. They are now near Kobe, and will play there August 4 and at ShangAt the stunt hai Prof. Bertrand Ramsey, of held August 5.ship, members ofnight the on the Physics Department, Will band played an overture, sang a Speak on All Phases of duet, and gave a guitar duet. They will reach San Francisco Electricity. August 21 and will return to Lexington in time to enroll for the fall ir your son Is an amateur electris all members of the orchescian or if you are Inclined to tinker tcrm.-aUniverwith the radio you are bound to be tra are connected with the interested In the radio speech to be sity. Sandefur expanded his orMr. given Thursday, August 8, by Ramsey of the physics de- chestra from five to fifteen mempartment of the University. Pro- bers this year and has two other resorts in fessor Ramsey's speech will cover units playing at summer all phases of the interesting subject France. of electricity in a simple and comprehensible manner. Educators and all others interested in the welfare of Kentucky's school system will hear something to their liking Tuesday. The complete program for the LOGAN week of August 5 follows: Monday, August 5, 12:30 to 12:45 p. m. (a) "Sheep Talk," by Prof. Explorer Expects to Spend R. C. Miller, College of Agriculture, Remainder of Summer in (b) "The Fall Millinery Forecast," Excavating: for Signs of by Miss Isabelle Story, College of Ancient Life. Agriculture. Tuesday, Augst 6, 12:30 to 12:45 Dr. W. D. Funkhouser recently rep. m. "Getting Money for Kentucky's Public Schools," by Prof. turned from California where he attended the Kappa Sigma convenDale Russell, College of Education. Wednesday, August 7, 12:30 to tion'. He left the first part of the 12:45 p. m. (a) "Dairy Talk," by week for Logan county and will Professor Joe Nageotte, College of spend the rest of the summer there Agriculture, (b) "Sheep Talk," by doing research work and excavating Prof. R. C. Miller, College of Agri- for remains of ancient life. Dr. Funkhouser did not have time culture. to thoroughly examine bones of Wednesday, August 7. 9 to 10 p.m. the animal supposed to the a tyran-nosaur- ls be University of Kentucky Salon orrex, brought here by Dr. chestra. F. Kinsolvlng, from Missouri, but Thursday, August 8, 12:30 to 12:45 will go into the matter further upon p. m. "The Stuff of Electricity," by his return. Prof. Bertrand P. Ramsey, departHe expects to find men to do the ment of physics. actual excavation work near the Friday, August 9, 12:30 to 12:45 site in Logan county, and did not take any companions with him. p. m. "What Farm Folks Are AskDr. Funkhouser and Prof. W. S. ing," by Prof. N. R. Ellliott, College Webb made some startling discovof Agriculture. eries of a very ancient race last month in Lee county, and the former hopes to have as gratifying reSchool Gives sults on his present trip. Above Rhythm Kings Band Trip Having SHEEP BREEDERS Dr. Roy V. Sherman RADIO PROGRAM Leaves University; CONCLUDE MEET Will Go to Akron GIVEN FOR WEEK HAS NEW MARE Trail's End Camp Is Having Season Trail's End Camp for girls, owned by Miss Sarah G. Blanding, dean of women at the University, and Miss Mary DeWltt Snyder, is reported as having a very successful season. The camps is beautifully located on the Kentucky river, near Clay's Ferry, Richmond rortd, and Is well attended by girls from all parts of the United States, some coming as far as Texas to enroll. Dancing, archery, tennis, riding, rlflery, urt work, basketball, swimming and canoeing are some of the sports included in the camp schedule. Two periods of four weeks each are held, in which time many trips are taken on the river, to Mammoth Cave and nearby historical sights of the Blue Grass country. During the summer while Miss Blanding Is at camp Mrs. P. K. Holmes Is acting dean of women. The former will close camp and re turn to her work at the University In, time for Freshman Week. .MISS- RUTH BROWN LEAVES Miss Ruth Brown, who has been head of the catalogue department at the University library for the last two years, has resigned and expocts to register at Columbia University in the fall where she will take ad vanced work for her master's degree in library science. Miss Brown is leaving at the end of this ween and will visit friends in Frankfort and Winchester before going to Washington, D. O., to Join her family for the rest of the summer. Dr. Roy V. Sherman, of the department of political science at the University, has resigned his position, according to Dr. J. C. Jones, head. of the department, and will take a similar appointment at the University of Akron. Drr Shirnian iaa graduate- of the University of Iowa and has been at the University of Kentucky for two years. He was largely instrumental In forming a League of Kentucky Municipalities for the state. He will devote most of his time to municipal government and administration at the Ohio school. POULTRY WEEK IS CONCLUDED 45 Counties Are Represented by 8(T Men and 28 Women at Fifth Annual University Course. Forty-fiv- e counties were represented in the fifth annual week's course in poultry rasing at the University which closed last week end. Eighty men and 28 women, repre senting counties extending from Ashland to Fulton, were in attendance. Farm poultry problems were considered and practical work given in judging, culling, selection of breeding stock and other opera tions. Members of the the University iaculty were asisted In the work by H. H. Steup, of "The Poultry Tri bune," and Prof. Berley Wlnton, of the University of Missouri. The board of directors of the Kentucky Poultry Improvement As soclation, meeting during the week, voted to continue Its activities in behalf of the furthering of raising of better and more profitable poultry on the farms of the state. Arrangements were made to turn over to the Experiment Station sufficient funds with which to employ e a field agent In poultry improvement. A resolution was passed by the board urging the International Baby Chick Association to hold its 1930 nnnual convention In Louis- ville. C. A. Duncan, of Calvert City, and DR. FUNKHOUSER GOES TO Girls' Course, in Aviation TARRYTOWN, N. V. Mason Junior College and School for Girls has announced a new course in aviation, Including ground aviation, a course for flying for a pilot's license and a commercial license course. The work will be under the direction of Professor Spaullng, director of the Curtiss Ground School, and will meet the requirements of the U. S. Department of Commerce. This is not the first time that Mason College has launched a course In a field formerly regarded as one solely for men. Some years ago a course in Journalism was in- stltted and the students at the col lege were allowed to work on as signments on the local newspaper, the Dally News. Walter J. Fresh, of Georgetown, representing the 800 accredited flock owners in the state, assumed places on the board of directors. were Other members present s, W. E. Pyles, Maysvllle; A. L. Lexington; president, vice Strauter Harney, Paris- - George R. Turner, Campbellsvllle; Clyde San C. M. T. C. MEN RECOMMENDED ders, Lancaster; Mrs. John Flster, Lexington, and J. Holmes Martin Olen Coffman, Lewlsburg, W. Va., and J. R. Smyth of the Experiment member of Company I, and George Station. Leedy, of Palntsvllle, a member of Company M, both In the Citizens' Military Training Camp at Camp McVey Knox, have been recommended as principal and alternate respectively on scholarship, for the University which will soon be awurded. Dr. Frank L. McVey, president of the University, left Wednesday for a six week vacation In WilliamsMISS HOFFMAN LEAVES burg, Mich. He plans to fish, read and sketch, Indulging In his favorMiss Laura Gill Hoffman, secre ite pastimes, and will return In time tary to the dean of women, has to take up the work for the fall left on a three weeks vacation. She semester. Dr. VcVey was accom- will visit friends in Mt. Sterllnc panied by Mrs. McVey. and St. Louis, Mo. Pres. Frank Vacation Leaves 38 Richard Conn Will RESERVATIONS' Return to Columbia MUST BE MADE Richard Conn, former student At Law Library Adds 49 Books to List Classes to Be Held on PROF. TERRELL the old spltoon whltch used to make (By Beecher Adams) This here Kernel office ain't what life easy around here when a guy to be naw siree, not by a wuz a strugglln over some fool it used heckuva sight. It uster be bad enuf story turned In by one uv these to cum over here and find all these here gal reporters, and danged If it here female flappers dashin around wuzn't gone. Pears to me like they'd a tryln to make out like they wuz , done gone and swapped It off fer a Jernillsts, without havin em tryln to mirror cause there It wuz, nsettin take over the whole caboodle and right over the editor's desk. Now run the danged thing. O' course you and me know that a newspaper now that they hev done gone and olflce ain't no place fer a lookin slipped a fast one over on us hard 'glass the lord knows there's enuf workln cusses and put in a woman funny sights a hangln around with editor-in-chiwe've" got to swaller out havin to take a look at your It and say nothin, but I'll be dad own mug. These female Journalists are pretswitched if I don't sneak in there and throw this petition uv down ty punk house keepers too, fer I'll trod Justice on her majesty's desk be a flap eared mule if the floor didn't have enuf Junk on It to stuff and she can take it er leave It. I'll be bad burned if I didn't purty Mammoth Cave. I never seen so near eat my last chaw of long green many hairpins, old gloves, and perty when I seen that thar office this 111 ole hats In my life. Yes, and right now there's four morning. I heerd some giggles like the sololoqules uv a gang uv barn- or five uv em done come in atryln yard fowls but I never expected to to see what I'm a wrjtin. They're see what I saw In that otlice, once hangln around me now glvln me the free and easy club room uv real hall Columbia, but by gosh I'm a news guys. The whole place had a goln to finish what I got to say and delicate air of some kinder perfume I hopes If they don't like It they and I never seen so danged many can run their durned old Kernel to' powder puffs a layln around before suit thelrselves, cause its shore sunk in my life. Fust hand I thought I'd too low now fer any uv us oldtlmers a swore I'd stumbled in the wrong to try and salvage it from the scrap place but the sign wuz still up heap. Shades o' Horace Greeley, whiten says Kernel Office so I am- but times ain't what they uster be, bled on in. Wal I looked around for naw slree not by a heckuva sight. Popular University DEAN W. S. TAYLOR IS DIRECTOR OF SCHOOL for a vacation of three weeks In Indiana. During his absence, Scott Keyes, announcer, 'will be in charge of the University extension radio studio, School Arranged by Univerand Miss Helen King, who returned sity and Kentucky Accredilast week from a trip to California, ted Sheep Breeders' Assn. will have charge of the publicity Has Successful Week. bureau. Professor Sulzer 'plans to visit the A sheep breeders school, arranged largest band instrument factories in Indiana, as he will spend most of by the College- of Agriculture, and his time In Madison and Frankfort. the Kentucky Accredited Purebred Sheep Breeders' Association, began Monday and ended today, after a successful week of discussion and visiting nearby farms. Tuesday members of the school visited the iollowing farms: P. 3. Gaines, Carrollton; W. T. Forsee, Owenton; Hufus Martin, Sparta- - C. Retired Philosopher Spends D. Cotton and Son, Jonesvllle; and Spare Time Riding New Kenneth Connolley, lliston. Wedthe Pet, "Lena": "Katy" Will nesday of the farmers toured John William Hinton and farms Remain on Farm. Marshall, at Sadieville; and W. D. Adams, "Devers Brothers and Cas-sld- y TJr. Glanvllle Terrell, former proat Stamping & McCourt fessor of philosophy at the Univer- Ground; while the Thursday schedsity, who was retired with the title ule included John "Wright, Millers-lan- d of professor emeritus at commenceFarms, Versailles and the Uniment, is spending much of his spare time at his home in Louisa, versity Experiment 'Station, LexingVa., riding horseback on his new ton. Prof. Richard Miller and Harold mare, "Lena."N Dr. Terrell was forced to aban- Barber of the University were aided ride to Louisa last in conducting the school by Prof. don his month when his old mare, "Katy," E. X.. Shaw, of Ohio; Prof. W. L. went lame, after traveling 300 miles Hennlng, of Pennsylvania ana Prof. to Gladesprlng, "Va. There he sold C. C. Flannery, of Tennessee. her to a farmer and she will spend , There was a meeting of the Sheep the remainder oi her days on the Breeders' .Association Thursday afternoon, which was followed by a farm. Dr. Terrell's new steed, "Lena," is banquet last night. Speakers at the quite as good a rider as Katy, dinner were Secretary Sulla M. not the professor reports, as she has not Wade, of the American Shropshire been ridden much. Due to the ex- Association; Secretary W. L. Hentreme hot weather. Dr. Terrell, who nlng, of the American Southern As is 70 years old, has not ridden longsociation; Homer Hancock, former er than 20 miles ut a stretch this commissioner of agriculture In Ten summer. In 1927 "Katy" carried her nessee, and Prof. E. L. Shaw, of master 610 miles from Louisa to Ohio. Lexington in 19 days. The philosopher describes his new mare as "spirited, Intelligent and affectionate." He hopes to get her down to her gaits in a few weeks. Good Kernel "Ain't What It Was" Moans Former Staff Member - 710; Education College Leads With 230 and Prof. Elmer Sulzer Leaves on Vacation O- KERNEL OFFICE NUMBER Enrollment Reaches Total of Fields Among Speakers at Affair Profs. W. S. Anderson, E. S. Good, Joe Nagcottc and John Nutter, of the College of Agriculture at the University, attended the Kentucky Jersey Cattle Club picnic at the farm of P. B. Gaines near Carroll-to- n last week. Approximately 300 persons attend the picnic, including Gov. Flem D. Sampson, W. J. Fields, former governor; Louis W. Morley, secretary of the American Jersey Cattle e, Club, New York; and O. E. southern representative of the American Jersey Cattle Club. Governor Sampson and Mr. Fields were among the speakers. Barbecued lamb was served for lunch. Senator Gaines' Jersey herd, consisting of 200 fine animals, was on exhibition. The senator is president of the Kentucky Jersey Cattle Club, and owns one of the best breeding herds in the South. AUGUST 2, 1929 REGISTRATION August NOW ON SALE AT THE KENTUCKY RECORD BY 36 U. of K. Professors visii jersey jticiui; ''LETTERS'' Breckinridge, Kincaid Halls and Old Dormitory Face on Open Courtyard The construction of the two men's dormitories Is rapidly progressing and Bradley, Kinkcad and Breckinridge halls will be ready for occupancy September 12. They will house about 265 boys, but reservations are going fast, and students desiring rooms are advised to communicate with the dean of men at once. Reservations may be made by sending a check for $5 payable to the University of Kentucky to Dean C. R. Melcher. The rental Is from $40 to $55 for each student per semester, that is, about $2, $2.50 ana $3 per week, according to the room location. The two new buildings, Breckinridge and Kinkcad halls, together with the old dormitory will face upon an open courtyard which will be cleared and sodded as soon as possible after work on the buildings is completed. All are fireproof, having no inflamable material in them, except the window sills. A distinctive feature of the new buildings is that they are divided into three wings, so that It Is necessary for a student living in the west end of Kinkead hall to enter that portion of the building by a door which opens on the courtyard. Students living in one part will not have access to other parts of the three section dormitory without goat aning outside and other door. The matron will have her apartment in the center portion of Kinkead hall, and it will consist of a nurse's room, an office, living room, kitchenette and bath. There will be several bed wards in each building, as well as studies in each hall, one at each end of the building. There will also be several suites, consisting of a study and bed room. Mrs. Eloise Bland Dies After Illness Was University Graduate and Member of Chi Omega Sorority Mrs. Eloise Allen Bland, 32, wife of Clyde Bland, of 719 Tremont ave., died recently at the Good Samaritan hospital following a short illness. Mrs. Bland was graduated from the University after which, for several years, she was head of the at? .home economics department Lexington Senior High School. She had charge of the high school cafeteria and was recognized as one of l the outstanding leaders In her work. At the University she was outstanding In campus activities, a member of Chi Omega sorority and the Home Economics Club. Mrs. Bland was charming and greatly liked. Besides her husband, she Is sur vived by a daughter, Lucia Ann Bland, three days old; two brothers, W. D. Allen, of Princeton, Ind.; and J. T. Allen, of Tulsa, Okla., and two sisters, Miss Anna W. Allen and Miss Luite D. Allen, both of Washington, D. C. STUDENT WINS FLIGHT W. L. Williams Jr.. a student in the graduate school won the championship of the bear grass flight in the Lexington golf club tournament held recently at the Picadome golf club. Mr. Williams was a member of the class of 1924 and is now doing work in bacteriology at the University. Campus Is Massaged With Beauty Cream, Says Writer (By Vernon D. Hooks) Part of the sod removed from the Beauty may be only skin deep as location of the new library was used far as the dainty sex Is concerned, ' to line the sides of the walks. but to M. J. Crutcher, superintendOn the south side of Stoll field ent of buildings and grounds, and approximately seven acres are be-,iHarry Lindbergh, landscape gard-ne- r, converted Into the University who keep the Jar of beauty arboretum and botanical gardens. cream with which the University t This section of the campus is des-- I campus is masaged, this cannot ap- tlned to be one of the most beauply when the beauty has long roots tiful and Interesting garden spots or a concrete foundation. The Ken In Kentucky. The work is under the tucky campus is always garbed in supervision of Mr. Lindbergh. seasonal garments and Its outward Rocks forming two piers and a appearances carnge as often as the network of flagstone walks have fickle fashions. found their way from the fields and The alumni of 1928 would have to hills near Wilmore while nurseries look twice before they recognized In dilferent parts of the United home, and alumni of other years 'States are contributing trees and would find only strange buildings shrubbery for replanting. and grounds. The evolution Is not The section now being reclaimed complete; In fact, tho evolution will was once Dr. McFarlan's garden never be complete, no matter what and is rapidly taking on an aspect the verdict of Tennessee courts. of beauty. Ornamental trees and New buildings are being born so shrubbery with foreign trees and fast that the student council is shrubbery, together with a rock contemplating a guide book for stu garden for alpine plants are being dents to be revised daily In order planted on the sloping hillside. The that freshmen will not get lost. remaining of the hill m the future automobiles will will be utilized for native trees and have only two streets through shrubbery. Trees are being thinned which they may enter the campus. and obstacles removed all the way The old Limestone drives and a new to Rose street with a view of drive from Rose street to McVey the gardens. The Lexington Hall. What was once a roadway be- Garden club sponsored the Idea of tween McVey hall and Kastle hall has been transformed into a walk. ' (Contluaed on Page Four)