iHE KENTUCKY KERNEL.
APPEAL FOR NURSES IS
MADE BY MVY OFFICIAL
Summer Training at Vasar
Established For College
Jake Gaiser, of the class of 1912, McClellan Unable To 'Hold
and his bride were visitors at MeLively Tennessee
chanical Hall last Wednesday.
Gaiser was married in New York
COURSE IS SHORTENED April 10, and was spending a part of RAIN CANCELS GAME
his honeymoon at the University
Tho last Issue of the News Letter Kentucky.
Kentucky was defeated by the Uni(of the Woman's Committee of the Coun
versity of Tennessee baseball team
cil of National Defense published an
J. E .Boiling, class '15, who is me Friday, April 19, by a scoro of 8 to 3.
appeal from the Secretary of the Navy chanical engineer for the Drying Sys
The game was loosely played with
for nurses. A description of the train terns, Inc., Chicago, was here Sunday a plentiful supply
of errors on both
ing offered college graduates in this The Drying Systems is engaged in the
sides. The Wildcats found It diffifield at Vassar is also given.
The dehydration of food products. This cult to hit Meek, but when a concall and information are published be at present, is Important work as the nection was made
there was usually
Government is using the entire out work for the outfielders. McClellan
"Every woman who desires to serve put of these plants for the mainten pitched for Kentucky
and felt the walher country is interested, I am sure, ance of the soldiers abroad. D. B lop of the southern lads' hits thirteen
in the campaign now under way to en Russell, of the present senior class times.
list thousands of nurses in the Army went to Chicago Tuesday to take
McClellan tried to win his own game
and Navy Reserve Corps. If many of position with this firm.
in the beginning of the third period
those already trained are to be spared
when he took unto himself three bags
from the large hospitals and the tasks
"The ship on which we sailed
on a healthy wallop to the Held. The
of private nursing, the civilian public arived safely overseas." This is the
rally failed to mature, however, and
will be called upon to make sacrifices miormation gatnerea irom cards re
the inning ended with the score but
in their demand for nursing. At the ceived this week from A. C. Smith and
same time everything possible must Walter E. Rowe, Jr. These men were
An opportunity to avenge the de
be done to Increase the number of both Juniors in the College of Civil
students in hospital training schools Engineering this year. Last Novem feat the following day was denied the
American women must and will gladly ber they enlisted in the 23rd Engl Wildcats by some unfriendly genius
aid the nursing profession to recruit neering Regiment to do reconstruc who turned on the rain. Later in the
new members, and to maintain healtB tion work in France. After a short season the Wildcats will Journey to
and nursing standards in this country. training period at Camp Mead, Mary Knoxville to meet the Volunteers on
"The American Red Cross is estab land, they sailed for France about their home grounds and decide two
lishing at vassar College a summer three weeks ago.
The lineups follows:
college, a summer training camp for
AB. R, H . p.
nurses In which distinguished special
9 will give an lateaslYe preparatory
(Continued from Page One.)
course for college
makes an important addition to the partment on May 7 for special tech Zerfoss
facilities for training the large num- nical training.
Composing the War Committee are Rohn
ber of women required for the great
work which the Red Cross Is perform Doctor J. W. Pryor, chairman; Capt, Mizrach
ing. Trained nurses constitute an im- H. N .Royden, Dean F. Paul Anderson, Thomas
portant part of our national defense; Prof. George Roberts, Miss Mary E McClellan
ut- Sweeny, Prof. Ezra L. Glllis, Welling Hall ......1
they are rendering a service of the
most value and I believe many capable ton Patrick, Dee Ellis, Miss Frieda Dempsey
young college women will be glad to Lemon, Tilford Wilson and Miss Lou
take advantage of the opportunity of- ise Mayer.
have been appoint
H. PO. A.
by the Vassar ocurse this sumfered
mer to fit themselves for this Impera- ed as follows: War Education Commit Landes
tive work. The spirit of loyal service, tee, Dr. J. E. Tuthill, chairman; Com- Brinkley
shown in America by women, has set mittee on War Service Organization, Harbert
the pace for the men. We may be sure Prof. E. F. Farquhar, chairman; Miss Calloway
their response to this call will be so Ruby M. Buckman and Lee McClain; Dlatzen
ready that no one in America can say Committee on Patriotic Exercises, Massingill
'There is lack of woman's nursing.' Capt. H .N. Royden, Enoch Grehan Bradford
and Charles Planck; Committee on Shoaf
War Service Records, Prof. Ezra L. Meek
"Secretary of the Navy."
Gillis, Captain Royden and Dean C. R
"Graduates of approved colleges of
Committee on Publicity,
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high standing who are members of the Melcher;
class of 1918, or belonging to classes Prof. Enoch Grehan, Miss Marguerite
of the laBt 10 years, including 1909, are McLaughlin, Miss Eliza M. Piggott.
eligible for the Vassar course. All
candidates for admission must be in FRESHMEN ENGINEERS
sound health. The student fee for the GIVE
course is $95.00. This provides for
The Mess Hall was again the scene
registration, board, room and laundry.
Applications should be addressed to of a general get together, Monday
the Training Camp for Nurses, Vassar night. The John Hays Hamond So
ciety, freshmen engineers, was the
College, Poughkeepsie, N. Y. .
host. A large number of the students
"The Woman's Committee, in execu
of the department were on hand and
tlve geaskm, moved to indorse the plan
a truly enjoyable evening was spent.
for intensive training of nurses ini
The program follows:
tiated by Vassar. The Vassar alumnae
Music; "Protective Measures, Safeconceived the idea of giving to colty First," Dean Terrell; music; "The
lege graduates of the last 1)0 years
Senior Trop;" "The Boilermakers
such training as would give a nurse's
Glee Club;" speech, Dean Anderson.
certificate for three years, in two.
will have their laboratory work
NOE SPEAKS ON WAR SUBJECT.
at Vassar during the three sunnier
Professor Cotton Noe spoke on a
months, for which a faculty of distincwar subject at the regular meeting of
tion is promised. The cost will be carthe Y. M. C. A. Sunday night in the
ried under the Red Cross fund for that
Y. M. C. A. rooms. A large audience
purpose, the students paying only a
greeted this popular speaker.
nominal sum for board and laundry.
"When this training is over the best
hospitals of the country will open
their doors to the students. They will
receive witbeat any expense eighteen
months' instructive work. AntUcations
Miami having dispensed with the
spring, vacation, will close one week
earlier than has been the custom. The
Miami basketball team closed a 12- game season without defeat.
"The Brown and White," Lehigh Uni
versity, Bethlehem, Pa.
Army men are to be trained at Lehigh. Two hundred and fifty men will
be detailed there by the War Department.
As an outcome of wartime speeding
up of schedule, Lehigh graduated a
class of eighty seniors, Saturday,
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