The Kentucky Kernel
UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY
LEXINGTON, KY., APRIL 6. 1923
REGISTRARS FROM STATE
SENIOR CLASS RINGS ON
DISPLAY AT BOOK STORE
SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES
School of Methods for Registrars
Inaugurated by E. L.
Sessions of the first conference of
registrars of Kentucky schools and
colleges was opened at 2 o'clock
Wednesday afternoon at the Univerof
sity of Kentucky. Registration
delegates was held at the office of the
registrar of the University at 1:45
o'clock and at 2 o'clock the conference was formally opened with an address by Dr. F. L. McVey, president
of the Universityy.
The afternoon session included a
talk on "The Process of Registration
and the Handling of Admissions," by
William Davenport, registrar of the
University of Louisville, and a lecture
on "The Fundamentals
Method," by Dr. Edward Wiest, head
of the department of economics and
sociology of the University.
A tea in honor of the delegates to
the conference was given at 5 o'clock
League Room in
in the Woman's
White Hall, and at 6 o'clock a dinner
was given in their honor in the faculty driving room.
During the evening a talk on "The
Second Mile" was given by Dr. A. D.
Fortune, pastor of the Central Christian Church. Prof. Charles E. Skinner, of the Lexington High School,
spoke on "What the Registrar Can Do
to Assist the High School;" G. C.
Gamble, dean of the Western State
discussed "The Registrar's
Aid to Administration.
The session Thursday morning included a paper by C. G. Crooks,
of Centre College; a talk on
"What the Registrar Can Do to Assist
the State Depatltment of Education,"
by J. W. Carr, high school inspector;
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Military Officials Will Make
spection to Determine
STROLLER PLAYERS TO
Play to Be Taken to Pineville,
Middlesboro and Harlan in
Stroller production for this season, is
being rehearsed nightly and is being
whipped into shape for presentation in
Lexington on the nights of April 26
The cast having been selected some
weeks ago is especially capable and
strenuous rehearsals are being held every night in the armory where the set
to be used in the presentation has been
Gilbert Smith, stage manager for the
Strollers, visited Pineville, Middlesboro and Harlan last week in the interest of taking the Strollers to the
mountain cities for the production of
the play. The dates sot for the performances in these towns are April
30, May 1; 2 and 3.
The setting and lighting effects to be
used in the production this season are
more elaborate than have ever been
used before by the Strollers and their
production promises to be the most
finished and more nearly professional
of anything attempted heretofore.
President McVey has just received
a letter from the Adjutant General of
Juniors Come Third With
ior Class Bringing Up
Phi Delta Theta to Build House
From the results of the Interclass
track meet held last week on Stoll
Field, it seems that the younger they
are the better they are. The Freshman
team took first place with a total of
75V' points, Sophs second with 60
Juniors third with 17 and the aged
Seniors trailing in last with 9 points.
Hughes and Miller were the shining
lights of the Green Squad, Miller taing
first in 100 yard dash, 220 and the 440,
and also third in the half mile. Hughes
took first in the broad jump, tied for
first in the high jump, second in the
discus hrow and second in the 220
yard dash. Hall, the Freshman who
captured the cross country run last fall,
came across in the distance events
taking first in the mile and two mile
The Sophs presented a team com
posed largely of varsity men who were
training for Louisville meet and for a
time gave the Freshman a hard race,
Bown and Wfolfe doing most of
their work. Dewhurst was the main
and almost the only cog in the Junior
machinery While the Senior colors
were upheld by Davidson.
Brown and Hall, in the two mile
run furnished the most thrilling race of
the meet. Brown set the pace thru-othe race with Hall trailing a foot
behind. On the last lap both men
sprinted one being ahead and then
the other, with Hall making the last
Brown by two
spurt and defeating
An application of the Phi Delta
Theta fraternity of the University of
Kentucky for a building Site on Win-slostreet was accepted by the executive committee of board of trustees at
a meeting held in the ofiice of Dr. F.
L. McVey, president of the university.
Owing to the proxiimtty of the date
of the third quarterly meeting of the
board only routine matter, were taken
up at this meeting. A meeting of the
board of trustees which had been called for April 3 was postponed until
April 13, because of a meeting of the
board af abriculture, whii'h had been
called for that date.
Those presenlt at the meeting. Tues- feet.
day were: R. C. Stoll, of Lexington;
100 yd Miller, Fresh; Nantz, Junior;
H. M. Forman, of Lexington; George
Colvin, of Frankfort; Robert Gordon, Hughes, Fresh; Mays, Soph.
220 yd Miller, Fresh;
of Louisville; President F. L. McVey.
and Wellington Patrick, secretary of Fresh; Nantz, Junior; Brown, Soph.
440 yd Miller, Fresh; Brown, Soph;
Caldwell, Soph; Gorman, Soph.
U. OF K. STUDENTS SPEAK 880 yd Gorman, Soph; Porter, Soph;
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Lecture Itineraries Are Planned by
the United States Army stating that
a corps of officers will visit this school
April 19 and 20 to inspect the University to determine whether the University will receive distinguished classification.
The 12 leading Universities of the
United States are classified as distinguished schools and to receive this
honor the University of Kentucky will
have to displace some other institution that has 'the distinguished classification at present. This classification not only adds great prestige to
the school by placing it officially
among the 12 greatest and most effi- WILDCATS TAKE OPENING
cient institutions in the country, but
it carries with it the added advantage
of allowing its graduates to enter the
regular army or the United States
Marine Corps as commissioned offi- TIGERS 0FGE0RGET0WN
cers without undergoing an examination.
The decision of the committee will Visitors Suffer 15-- 7 Defeat From
be based upon the ability of the facBlue and White
ulty, the standard of the student body
as a whole, the condition of the buildings and campus, and the efficiency of TWO GAMES THIS WEEK.
Lecture tours planned for the Easthe Military Department, as well as the
ter vacation period by members of
general atmosphere of the school.
Cats to Meet Notre Dame Fri- the student speakers' ibureau, of the
day, Michigan Outfit SatUniversity of Kentucky, began MonHISTORY CLUB NOTES
day night with a talk by R. L. Porter
Porter spoke TuesThe History Club held its meeting
hovering day night in Morganfield and in HenWith the thermometer
at 3:45 p. m. Tuesday in Dr. Tuthill's
very near the freezing point, the Wild- derson Wednesday night. Thursday
history room. The program for the
cat diamond artists administered a night he went to Owensboro.
day was discussion of "Wfcstern Hissound trouncing to the Georgetown
C. M. C. Porter, left Tuesday night
Tigers Wednesday, March 28, on Stoll ior Bowling Green. Wednesday night
cussed the works of H. H. Boncroft;
count. Turner Gregg he appeared in Russellville, Thursday
Field by a
Monarch, discussed the
went the entire distance on the mound night in Greenville and Friday nig'ht
works of Frederick J. Turner; Mr.
for the Cats and with the exception of he will speak in Central City.
R. Cross discussed the works of
two bad rounds turned in a very nifty
John L. Hays left Tuesday morngame. Bauer, Tigor hurler, was wild
ing for Paducah where he spoke
A very interesting program was givin the early innings, but held the hard
Wednesday night. He spoke in
en. The Club has two other meetings
hitting Cats to three marks in the last
Thursday, in Henderson Friday,
this year. On May 3, and the other
six frames. Both pitchers had a hrd
one June 4. The June program will be
and in Blandville, Saturday.
time handling the sphere in the wintry
Sidney Neal went to Harlan Wedcelebrating "Kentucky
Day." It is
nesday night. He spoke in Harlan
hoped that all members of the Club
The Cats opened with a rush after Wednesday, in Pineville Thursday
will be present for future programs.
Gregg set the Tigers down
Miss Denney of the City Schools,
and will be in Middlesboro, Saturday,
and combiining hits with four
and in Barhoirrville, Sunday.
was a visitor; also S. H. Rice, student
walks and two sacrifices carried five
m the Law College.
The student speakers will talk betallies across the platter. The Tigers
Kfore the high school student bodies
came back with two runs in the seccivic organizations and alumni clubs
All these students that save for a
ond, mainly gifts because of Greggs'
rainy day had better start saving for
on the University as it is related to the
wilduess, but the Cats. again scored five
a rainy night when they have to hire
high school, the government, the com
tmtni'.y, and business.
a taxi. Exchange.
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Team Composed of
Varsity Men Training for
"We have every reason to be proud
of the growth and development of the
University of Kentucky.
of the University have competed successfully with the graduates of other
institutions in all fields of endeavor.
After all this one thing the standing
of her graduates in business and professional life is the only standard by
which the greatness of any institution
can be measured.. I am proud of the
Alma Mater and of the record of her
alumni and prophesy that under the
able leadership of our worthy president and his able faculty that the
University will attain a more enviable
record in the future than in the past."
J. W. C.
Mr. Carnahan is owner of Lyons &
Carnahan, one of the largest educational publishing houses in the country. A recent gift of his to the Student
Loan Fund will provide for seven
students for a year.
Spotlights, flood lights, baby
spotlights, with appliances of all
colors may be obtained from the
Stroller Dramatic Club to be
used for dances and all entertainments. The price which the
Strollers charge for the use of
all electrical equipment is $10
and the organization supplies a
man to operate all applinces.
Persons or members of fraternities or organizations who wish
the use of the lights are asked to
see Gilbert Smith, stage manager.
MEET WON BY FROSH;
Electrical Decorations Can Be
Had For Nominal Sum
A design of the new standard
ring for the University to be used yearly by the Senior Class
is now on display at the bookstore and
should be ordered
This design was
approved by the Men's Student
Council and the Wjomen's Executive Council of the University.
L. G. Balfour, jeweler, has
contracted to make the rings at
a low price, provided the orders
are placed at an early date. Orders can be placed with Harold
Waits or Haynes Barr.
will be in the Administration
Building all day Monday. A
deposit of $5.00 is necessary.
President Frank L. McVey Delivers Opening Address of
STROLLERS TO FURNISH
EQUIPMENT FOR DANCES
Standard Design to be Used
Yearly by Graduating Class
MEET AT U. K.
HENRI TAILOR TO HELP
Senior Journalism Student Made
Managing Editor Henderson
Henry A. Taylor, of Henderson, a
senior in the College of Arts and
Sciences of the University who will be
graduated with a degree in History
and Journalism in June has been appointed managing editor of the Henderson Journal, an afternoon daily in
Young Taylor is a prominent student in the class of editorial writing
in journalism and much of his work
this year has been outstanding and
has brought favorable comment from
University authorities and editors of
Taylor entered the University in
1920 and since then has shown considerable ability along literary lines and
in political history and science. He
will assume his duties on the Journal
the first of July.