THE KENTUCKY KERNEL
Formerly THE IDEA
University of Kentucky
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY, MAR. 30 1916,
'HUSTLERS" MUST GET
BUSY FOR CONTEST
BASE BALL TEAM IS
Tho psychological moment has arrived and all who aro after tho val
uable prize offered in tho Kcntuck-Probabl1" "Hustlers' Contjht" should get out
after those subscriptions.
Alumni and others interested in the
University and the Annual have al- ready asked that copies" bo reserved
for them. The sale of this year's
book should bo easier than any other,
and It is expected that the total number will exceed by far those of any
A hitherto unequalled
style of binding, and many other new
features will cause this book to be in
The contest is. moving along quite
lively. Those who have not started
canvassing should begin today. A
later start means a handicap.
Get your subscription blanks from
R. E. Cullen and then get busy among
the students, faculty and townsmen.
JAMES K. PATTERSON PASSES
Great Numbers of Students McClellan Will
Start First Game
Raymond Robins, famous social
worker from Chicago, who has been
making a tour of North American coles during this school year, opened
his campaign at the University under
the direction of the Y. M. C. A. Tuesday morning, when he spoke In chapel
before an audience which packed the
room to Its capacity. The subject of
his address was "The Challenge or
the Changing Social Order. A large
representation of the faculty was present at this meeting also. Mr. Robins'
address was one of unusual power, as
have been all of his addresses during
IS ON APRIL EIGHTH
Full of Years and Honors, "Grand Old Man of
versity of Kentucky" Retains His
A period of a few warm days has
RECEIVES LETTERS FROM CLARK AND ALLEN
put the old "pop" Into the baseball
squad and they have at last settled
Dr. James K. Patterson, President ing reached such a good old age in
down to real work on the new diaEmeritus of the State University of such mental and physical strength.
mond on Stoll Field.
Kentucky, celebrated his eighty-thir"I hope that you will live many
Coach Tuttle Is In charge and has
birthday last Sunday. With a mind years and that all of them will be
been putting the boys through all the
as keen as that of a young man and n prosperous and happy.
maneuvers that real ball teams must
"I have never forgotten the good
body possessing the strength of one
undergo in order to become winners.
far more youthful this .Grand 01d you did me when I was one of your
Tuttle's hobby Is hitting practice. He
Man of the University of Kentucky" Is pupils, for which I am truly grateful.
believes that no team can win games
a remarkable example of the result of
without jarring the fences frequently.
a life of clean living and high think"CHAMP CLARK."
There is a large number of contend
ing. His whole life has been crowded
The letter from Mr. Allen follows:
ers for berths on the- team ,a good
.,th honop am, achlevement and each "My dear President Patterson:
schedule has been arranged and everyOn Tuesday afternoon at 3:45, Mr.
"I should like to express to you, as
pasglng year hag adde(J ,tg quQta of
thing will be In prime condition for
Pnhlno onnln tn tVio fonult.r In Via
ou look out upon your eighty-thirfriends and admirers.
faculty room. All of the faculty men1
years Dr. Patterson birthday and perhaps look backward
For thirty-fou- r
Kentucky meets the mighty MichiMAKE GOOD RECORD has lived In his home adjoining the some little of the reverence, the
expressed themselves as being very
ganders. "Beat Michigan" Is the slomuch impressed by Mr. Robins'
campus; years in which he has watch- gratitude, and the affectionate esteem
gan now among the State fans.
Few mature cows have equalled
On Tuesday night he spoke
Among the candidates who are show- the records made by two Jersey helT-er- s ed the growth of the institution from which I have constantly cherished for
again in chapel to men only. More
ja college of one building to a great you since I was one of your students
ing real baseball ability are the men
at the Kentucky Experiment Sta- '"r
than 50 per cent of the men students from
whose buildings in my youth.
year's squad, consisting of tjon By selling the Inferior Indivld- - State institution
were present at this meeting. The
campus. Dr. Pat
"The odes of Horace
"Senator" lUals and keeping the best heifers of crowd a
subject of his address was "College
"Red" the herd a strenuous effort is being terson has been a great force in the to my mind as I thus call back those
Men and Civic Leadership."
Spalding, Waters, Haydon, McClellan, ma(Je to ralae the herd average to a upbuilding of the University and a days; and there are many lines I
the story of Mr. Robins' fight against Server, Kelly and Grubbs. The
large part of its development is direct- would fain quote to you on our human
newy.,Igh leveL This culling is beginning
a political boss and his ring in the men fighting for places are: McEl- ly due to his efforts.
life, its Wars, Its games, Its winter
to 8now great result8
seventeenth ward of the city of ChiMany men of distinction were stu- and its wine. But you know them
vain, Gasser, "Scotty,"
of the 'i2
cago, In which 75,000 people live In
dents during the presidency of Dr. all; they are the low music of your
tenements in an area less than one
Patterson, among whom may be men- fireside, of your memories, your philCooper, Bartie, Davidson ("Red"),
square mile. The address was full of
tioned Champ Clark, James Lane Al- osophy and your dreams.
Rodes, Jolinson, CJsco, Abell, Rice,
action and life throughout and a num"To these I leave you undisturbed
len and Dr. William Benjamin Smith,
Frazier and others.
ber of applications to the students
of Tulane University.
and from a distance send you this
"Dutch" Schrader, who played shortwere made at the close. After the stop
Dr. Patterson received flowers, tel- brief but heartfelt salutation.
last year so ably, has gone to
regular address twenty minutes were
egrams and letters of congratulations
"JAMES LANE ALLEN."
third and Waters has been shifted
given over to questions and' answers,'
"I have no longevity secrets," Dr.
from the second sack to fill his place. Second Place Awarded C. P. from far and near. We publish one
the students asking questions and Mr. Captain Park, who was one of
from Champ Clark and one from Patterson said recently, "but this I
Nicholson By the
Robins answering them fully.
would like to say to every young man
James Lane Allen:
the famous "Park and Park" battery
The address on Wednesday morning for two year8i may go to nrst ba8e( as
'President J. K. Patterson,
jon my birthday: Clean living means
long living just as it does honored liv-- j
at the chapel hour to engineering stu- - Crum and McElvain are showing such William Shinnick ,a junior in the
ing. The maxim that youth must sow
dents was of unusual power and the marked ability as catchers.
With College of Arts and Science, won the 'Ty dear Mr. President:
attendance was even larger than on these changea made and the vacan-- , Patterson trophy m the twenty-sev-ththat you will be wild oats has worked untold mischief.
years old on the twenty- - Equable living also bears large
cIo8 mied wlth tUe material on hand,enth annual oratorical contest which
was held last Monday night in the
of this month and I write you wards. It Is enough to meet life's reThe first meeting of the campaign the team Is sure to be a winner
Second honors were taken fills note to congratulate you on hav- - sponslblllties as they come."
was open to men and women, as will
McClellan who won most of the ch",e1'
by Mr. C. P. Nicholson, a senior law
- games he pitched last year, will prob
be the one on Friday, night. On Wedstudent.
E acting as "cavalry."
nesday afternoon Mr. Robins spoke in ably start the first game.
Mr. Shinnick's subject was "Amer-- j
will furnish its own steeds.
Patterson Hall to women only.
CADETS WILL STAGE
tea and the Age of the Ideal." That
Thursday night Mr. Robins will
The battalion will form at the arof Mr. Nicholson was "The American
speak on "Mastery and Power" to JURY IK GRIFFITH CASE
mory promptly at 1:30 o'clock and all
SHAM BATTLE FRIDAY
men only. This Is expected to be one
cadets will be excused from class
President Emeritus James K. Patof the most powerful addresses of the
work for the afternoon.
CANNOT MAKE DECISION terson offers a gold medal annually
entire series and it Is hoped that no
wUl march toward East Hkk
to the winner of the Patterson So- Mt. Tabor Pike Will Be the"army
man in the University will fail to
man as far as the reservoir, by way of
ciety oratorical contest, which is us- Sceen of "Bloody"
hear him on Thursday night.
the Mt. Tabor pike, and the Reds, who
Majority Of the Members ually held on his birthday.
have supposedly retreated toward Nieh
Mr. Shinnick is a man of many acAwaiuing
olasville, will march out in search of
The University battalion of cadets
them after receiving reinforcements.
of The Ken- will go through sham battle maneuvThe "cavalry" will be sent out the
Tho History Club will meet Monday
The jury hearing the case of J. L. tucky Kernel for next year.
ers tomorrow afternoon, and lively
Richmond pike to hold the enemy unevening at 7:30 In the Education Griffith against the Kentucky Traction
The judges of the contest were Pro times may be expected on tho "bloody"
Building. The session will be de- - & Terminal Company for $2r,000 dam- - fessor P. P. Boyd, Professor W. E. Hold, which will be located some til the Infantry can arrive. After the
voted to reports from seniors on ages for the death of his son. Eldrldge Butt and wn,am H TowUHend. Tno whero ,n Fayotte County between the 8tru,B ,8 over the dead ttnd wounded
Seven , Griffith, failed to agree on a verdict other contestant!, and their subjects Tate's Creek and Richmond pikes. ' wl" rotuni t0 the Uulver8tty 0,1 foot
theses in Kentucky history.
reports of five minutes each will be and was dismissed last Thursday were. M w Condltti "The Evolution The Blue Invading forces, to bo com- - JuHt a Uttl t0 lat t0 Bet BuppeP at
morning. Young Griffith was killed last of Domocracy; DanIei GUckman. posed of Company A. will bo com. the regular boarding houses. There- .,., uy n
- iiih wuxi war, aim wuuer riper, uiuuuuu .... i;uiiuiii uuu .wunuiiuy, uihi, BUlt of the battle cannot be predicted
moivujiui midiii ui u - October when a streflt car struck the
uutuuiD til inn r
with any degree of accuracy.
was helping to carry wheiy.0m. IdeaiB
tory aud Political Economy aro
Dr, Patterson present- - the defending army will consist of
pected to be present.
B, C and D, with Company
ed the medal.
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