THE KENTUCKY KERNEL.
HERE ON SPECIAL
Experts Talk on All Lines
McVEY SPEAKS TODAY
Fifty homo demonstration agents
of tlio State mot Monday for a week's
convention under tho auspices of the
Extension Division of tho College of
Agriculture, to receive special technl
cal instruction to bo carried back to
the counties wherein they are em
ployed. These women are all trained
In this work and are well qualified to
disseminate this knowledge among the
different clubs thruout tho State.
Among tho speakers for the week
are members of the staff at the Ex
periment Station and experts sent
here from the Department of Agricultural at Washington. All parts of the
program afford an opportunity for
open discussion and the expression of
personal experience and individual
views. This is a closed meeting to
the public, but) the demonstration
agents will, in the end, give to the pub
lic the valuable points of instruction
which they receive.
From Washington comes Miss Mary
E. Oresswell, assistant In charge of
the girls club work; Miss Madge
Reese, specialist in cottage cheese
and the making of butter; Miss Ola
Powell, specialist in fancy preserves;
O. B. Martin, assistant in charge of
the home demonstration work and Dr
Franz Lund, specialist in canning of
poultry meats, iflsh and in drying. Dr.
Mutchler, head of the Extension Division of the Experiment Station; Mrs.
Helen B. Wolcott, State Agent Home
Demonstration Work; Dean Thomas
Coper, Director of the Experiment Station; and Pres. Frank L. McVey will
also be on the program.
Each day of the meeting is devoted
to a special subject or phase of the
work that can be accomplished during the ensuing year. Monday was devoted to organization, both state and
county and reports brought in by the
different agents from the state. The
many processes of gardening, canning and drying were discussed. Wed
nesday's program was a continuation
of the program begun on Tuesday,
and in addition some very valuable
instruction in regard to poultry, its
breeding, care and the prevention of
poultry diseases was given.
Today the discussions will bo devoted to the care of the dairy, and
the making of butter and cheese. This
afternoon President McVey will de
liver an address. The discussion of
honey, sorghum and other sugar substitutes will make up the instruction
and program oil Friday. Saturday
morning will be devoted to the formulating of plans for county and
and the meeting will
close In the afternoon, after a Round
SENIOR ENGINEERS ON
Captain Royden has Just received a
letter from Frnnk E. Harrigs, Adjutant
General, concerning the stalUH of Wal
tor C. Piper, n student of tho Unlver
slty enrolled in the Signal Service
Corps of tho Military Department of
tho University, and who was drafted
by tho local board of Fayotto county.
Piper was granted tho privilege to con
tinuo his training at tho University
until tho prescribed courso was fin
ished, and tho following concerns his
"Pursuant to the authority from tho
War Department dated March 16, ver
bal authority directing Privato Walter
C. Plpor, Signal Corps, to report for
duty to Captain H. N. Royden, U. S. A.
retired, at the University of Kentucky,
Lexington, Kentucky, is confirmed.
Commutation of quarters at the rate of
$15 per month wil lbe paid this soldier
and as it being impracticable to assign
him to any organization for rations,
the Quartermaster Corps will com
mute hi srations at the prescribed rate
of ?1 per day from date of reporting."
ON INSPECTING TRIP
Juniors of the College
of Engineering spent Ave days of last
week inspecting shops and machine
tool works in and around Cincinnati.
The juniors are of the opinion that
they benefitted greatly in practical experience by the trip.
The party consisted of F. Paul Anderson, R. S. Arnold, J. H. Bailey, C.
N. Batsel, W. S. Baugh, T. M. Bell,
W. R. David, C. F. DeMey, D. R. Dudley, J. M. Eyl, G. Frankel, A. D. Hall,
A. L. Kohn, J. J. Leman, E. A. Lillard,
J. H. Marking, H. M. Milton, J. E.
R. S. Park, H. G. Proctor, N.
T. Puckett, J. F. Shouse, C. L. Temp- lin, C. A. Timmer, J. S. Walllngford.
STUDENT IN FRANCE
LIKES U. K. LETTER
MUSIC FEATURES TWO
"Y" EASTER SERVICES
McVey Will Be Honor Guest
At Alumni Banquet
MAKING THE TRIP
Tho Benlors in tho three engineering
colleges of tho University left Sunday night on their annual inspection
trip to Chicago and vicinity. Twenty-fou- r
are making tho trip, returning to
Lexington next Sunday.
Tho party is in charge of Dean F.
Paul Anderson, Dean D. V. Terrell and
Prof. W. E. Freeman. Manufacturing
and power plants in Chicago are being inspected by the embryo engineers
and other places of Interest visited.
The itinerary includes visits to the
following places: Indiana Steel Company, Fourteenth Street Pumping Station, Lake View Pumping Station,
Northwest Station of the Common
wealth Edison Company, Division
Street Works of the People's Gas,
Light and Coke Company, Union Stock
Yards, Armour & Company, Pullman
Palace Car Works, Sears, Roebuck &
Company, Municipal Pier and other
places of Interest.
Saturday night the Alumni Club of
the University of Kentucky, will
the students at the Great
Northern hotel with a banquet, at
which President McVey will be the
guest of honor.
Early Sunday morning following its
usual Easter custom the Y. W. C. A.
held a song service. Miss Eliza
led this service.
"'Somewhere in France,'
"March 8, 1S18.
EASTER PARTY AT THE HALL
Fifty children of Lexington made
merry Saturday afternoon, at the annual Easter party given for them by
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For any kind of dental service call on
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this was converted into a peanut hunt.
The party was a decided success, de-
spite the absence of the usual Easter
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H E oerfec
tion of pencil'
formity of grading
Dr. Tigert predicted
17 black degrees
from 6B softest to
to 9H hardest, aad
hard and aaediuaa
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(fee VENUS Jiniahl
TMs trial box
wk& five VENUS
Loomis went over Dec. 12, as First
Lloutenant, Coast Artillery Corps, and
now as captain, has charge of a bat
tery of heavy artillery on the
Tru ih, VENUS
Dean P. P. Boyd addressed the Y.
M. C. A. Sunday night on the subject,
of the University, has been elected "Food Will Win the War.'
to take Miss Smith's place In the high Cooper will speak next Sunday at tho
regular meeting at 6:45 p. m.
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er egg hunt, but for patriotic reasons
a great future
for art In America and a right of way
for the coming painters of the land,
whether it be in landscape or portrait
mittee of the Y. W. C. A.
The usual custom is to have an East-
The American artists were of especial interest. The fact was emphasized
that foreign schools give these men
more credit than they are given even
in their native country. Most of the
Americans studied abroad, but something distinctly American in its freshness and color remains to make the
men of this country differ from their
BUY A THRIFT STAMP
the girls of Patterson Hall under the
auspices of the Social Service
ian, Scottish and American schools
were hung about the room and as Doctor Tigert spoke these were used in illustration.
"Please let me express my hearty
appreciation of the Christmas greetings which reached me only a few
days ago, from the University to 'her
sons in the service.'
"I was In Kentucky only in 1914-1and went back to the University of
Tennee where I finished in 1917.
"But your greetings were like 'a letter from home,' indeed. It shows that
the school is also doing its best to
help whip the Kaiser.
"ED. L. LITTLETON."
on the subject
tures from the French, German,
Those who are making the trip are: tokens.
P. M. Andres, W. K. Adkins, J. A.
Brittain, E. B. Cavallo, H. B. Clarke,
J. D. PURCELL CO.
J. W. Cooper, R. M Davis, E R. DearLEXINGTON, KY.
born, D. R. Ellis, E. B. Fleming, J. J.
NEWEST FALL MODES IN
Flocken, K. W. Goosman, J. M.
Hedges, Jr., Hall M. Henry, S. Hud
SUITS, DRESSES, COATS,
son, G. L. Jackson, H. J. Kolbe, C. E.
SKIRTS and WAISTS.
McCormick, W. D. McDougle, J. D.
Maddox, H. L. Milward, C Nlcholoff,
H. Parks and B. B. Russell.
Prof. O. L. Reld, superintendent of
public schools, will
speak in chapel, Tuesday, November 9. LOOMIS NOW CAPTAIN
HART IN THE SERVICE This Is of special Interest to the stuJohn Frederick Loomis, instructor
dents, as so many have been assoprincipal of HarriIn the Department of Physics, 1916-1Derrlll W. Hart,
ciated with Professor Reld In school
Uninow in regular service in the Amerison School, a graduate of the
can army In France, has recently been
versity, has been given indefinite
DOCTOR 10YD AT Y. M. C. A.
promoted to the rank of captain.
leave of absence to enter the service.
Miss Isabel Smith is his successor.
Miss L. E. Edmonds, also a graduate
Data as to increased crop yields
due to the use of Nitrate are
available. Why not make your
Miss Margaret business of crop fertilizing
Yarbro, the chairman of tho choir led profitable by the use of Nitrate
the meeting. Miss Mary Beall, chair- of Soda whose efficiency is
man of tho Social Service Committed, known?
will have charge of tho meeting next
A bushel of corn or wheat
Sunday, the prgoram will he "The
or a bale of cotton today will
Eight Week Club."
buy more Nitrate and more
Tho girls who had charge of clubs
Acid Phosphate than ever belast summer will descrlbo their work
in the attempt to Interest others along
Send for "Increased Crop Yields
that line of endeavor. Classes will be
from the use of Nitrate of Soda"
started next week for the training of
WM. S.MYERS, lirector
the prospective leaders, and It is
hoped that every girl who can have Chilean
a club this year will attend the Sf Maellsoa Avcbhc, New York
President McVey received this week
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a letter of appreciation for the University Christmas letter from a former
A very entertaining and interesting
student now in active service in lecture was given Thursday evening
France. The letter follows:
in the Education Building by Dr. J. J.
An Easter musical sorvico was held
Sunday night at the Y. W. C. A., and
the now appointed choir Bang several
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