Mechanical Department News
K. 8. U. MAN IN FRANCE.
T3. C. McDowell,
ncor for tho National Stool Car Com
pnny of Hamilton, Canada, class 1895,
Collcgo of Mechanical and Electrical
Engineering, reached Now York on
January 11th aboard tho French lino
been in Franco and England for tho
past three months in chargo of tho
foreign business of his company.
In connection with this work, McDowell has been all over Franco,
making several trips to Marselllo and
Toulon. McDowell camo over with tho
engineers of tho Paris, Lyons & Mediterranean Railway, who will represent their road in tho plant during tho
building of tho huge order for freight
cars. Ho expects to go back in two
or three months, when tho company
begins shipping cars to France, and
will probably make his headuarters in
GETS GOOD POSITION.
Lynn H. Evans, a graduate of tho
1915 class, passed through Lexington
last wo ok on his way to Franklin, Pa.,
to enter tho service of Tito Franklin
Manufacturing Co., largo producers of
asbestos and other forms of insulating material and apparatus for uso
in connection with all forms of Btcam
engineering work. This position offers a great future for Evans, who is
'no of tho best men who has gone out
from State. Ho has been located in
Marshnlltown, Iowa, since graduation,
being in tho designing end of heating
and ventilating with tho C. W. Dunham Co.
I. E. E.
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At tho regular monthly meeting of
the Student Branch of the American
Institute of Electrical Engineers, the
program consisted of the discussion TWO NEW MEMBERS
of electricity as applied to automoWATT SOCIETY.
biles, such as in ignition systems,
The Canterbury Club received two
The Watt Society of the Junior starting and lighting, and the conmembers, Derrill Hart and H. J. Ev
class, held its regular meeting on Fri- struction and operation of the Owen
ans into membership at a meeting
day, January 21. Officers were elect- magnetic car.
held In their club rooms Thursday,
ed for the coming semester and the
January 20. These are the only men
regular business transacted.' The last
FIRE DESTROYS HOUSE.
who have been taken this year into
administration has been a very sucthe club, which has as qualification
cessful one, but better things are exThe home of J. Irv'lne Lyle, class for memberahlp
the production of
pected in the future. The following
1896, College of Mechanical and Elec SQme orIglnal nterary
is the list of officers elected: W. S.
trical Engineering, was damaged by Mr. Hart is an alumnus of State of the
Moore, president; M. M. Montgomery,
a $6,000 fire on January 18. Lyle year mz and thls year holda a fel.
vice president; W. T. Radford, secrelives with his family In Plainfleld, N. ,owshlp at the Unlversity
tary; D. D. Drake, treasurer; H. P.
J., a suburb of New York.
working for his master's degree. He
Horine .sergeant at arms; "R. P. M."
The fire was of unknown origin has produced a number of short stor- Scott, janitor; F. Y. Hutchinson, asNone of the family was injured, ,eg that haye attracted attention and is
sistant janitor; D. S. Springer, Kernel though five members of the household
alsQ a wr,ter of poetry
"iT were rescued by fire'-A servant
has written for sometime under the
by the smoke
girl who was r
name of "M. Pisgah," some clever arJUNIOR TRIP.
is in a serir
idition. She was re- ticles in a humorous vein, and others
vived with a pulmotor.
of a more serious nature. He is a
The class of '17 went to Somerset
Junior in the Department of Journallast Friday to inspect the shops and
ism, and his home is in Frankfort.
collect data which will be useful in
Plans were made at this meeting
machine design. The trip was quite
At a meeting of the Henry Clay
of the club for a pilgrimage which
a success, as nearly every man in the
Law Society January 26, the follow- will be made in the spring in the manclass went and each one declared he
ing officers were elected:
J. H. ner of Dan Chaucer and the original
had been benefitted by going.
Coleman, president; R. E. Culen, vice Canterbury pilgrims to some neighThe class will make an inspection
president; David Gickman, secretary; boring town, probably Georgetown.
trip to Cincinnati, Hamilton and DayJ. V. Chamberlain, treasurer; J. F. The members of the Canterbury Club
ton in March.
Gregory, prosecuting attorney; H. are: Professors J. T. C. Noe, E. F.
Kolbrierer, chaplain; D. L. McNeil, irquhar, Charles P. Weaver and R.
A. S. M. E.
sergeant at arms.
T. Taylor, and J. Franklin Corn, R.
All tho members of the society and A. Foster, Herbert Graham, W. C.
The next regular meeting of the
Student 'Branch of the American So- all matriculates of the Law Depart- Shlnnick, Julius
Wolf and John
ciety of Mechanical Engineers will be ment are urged to meet with the Marsh.
held at the fourth hour February 11 society.
A trial will be held Wednesday
in Mechanical Hall. The program will
PATTERSON LITERARY SOCIETY.
evening in honor of Miss Hamilton's
be announced later.
The Patterson Literary Society will
''"reshman English class.
hold its weekly meeting Saturday evening, February o, at 7:30 o'clock.
Chapel, Friday 12:00.
Martin & Stockwell's
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Mr. Spengler, official photographer, has announced that
there are a few late ones. The last
photographs for Seniors and all clubs,
classes and other organizations must
be in the hands of the photographer
by Saturday, February 19.
All organizations, clubs and. societies that have not made arrangements
for space in the Kentuckian must see
R. E. Cullen at once, telephone 1399-Y- ,
or address him 373 Linden Walk.
It has been announced by the business staff that each Senior's class
dues must be paid before his picture
will be allowed to go into the Annual,
likewise with all classes, clubs, fraternities and societies. The date by
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The Union Literary Society held its
weekly meeting Saturday evening and
tho entire session was given over to
tho report of tho outgoing officers and
the election of new officers.
The following members were elect
ed to office: H. Felix, president; W.
D. Her, vice president; J. V. Chamber
secretary; Joe M. Rob
treasurer; J. B. Hud
son, corresponding socrotary; Herbert
Schobor, prosocuting attorney; C. O.
Clark, librarian, and according to cus
tom, J. T. Gooch, the outgoing presi
dent, was elected janitor.
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