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5 > Image 5 of The Kentucky Kernel, May 18, 1916

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i THE KENTUCKY KERNEL Mechanical Department News PLANS MINERS FOR SILVER JUBILEE ARE FORMED Hardesty's Quality Shop - OF STATE HOLDJG SESSION Celebration To Be Given By Kentucky Mining Institute Holds Fifth Annual College of Mechanical Meeting Here Engineering INVITATIONS ARE SENT Plans for the Silver Jubilee, which "will be given on the campus May 30 by the College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, are rapidly nearing completion. The titanic celebration will be quite unique and the interesting program will be divided in three parts. The first part, beginning at 10 a. to., will consist of the dedication of the restoration of a portion of the original track of the Lexington and Ohio Railroad. The following invitations for this dedication have been sent out to railroad officials, alumni and friends of the Unlersity: You are cordially invited to attend the dedication of a monument to American Railroad Development erected by the College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering of the University of Kentucky Tuesday, May 30th, 10 a. m. 1916. The fifth annual meeting of the Kentucky Mining Institute opened at tho College of Mines and Metallurgy Friday and closed Saturday afternoon with the holding of the First Aid Contest on Stoll Field, which has formed an interesting part of the yearly meeting for two years. An election of officers held Saturday resulted in the following being chosen: J. D. Butler, president; I. P. Tashof, secretary and treasurer, and K. U. Megulre, first vice president. The meeting of the Mining Institute was called to order in the lecture room of the Physics Building Friday morning by President P. P. Wright. In the absence of President Barker, Dean F. Paul Anderson delivered the welcome address to the miners. Pres-'deWright responded to his See Display Window Hodirn Facilities and Efflclmcy Secure Award Martin & Stockwell's Ill SOUTH n Kestaurant limestone MEDAL Most State men know ui. Meal Tickets. Let us meet you Prize for which practically all railroads in United States competed, awarded to OUR BASKETS OF FRUIT Queen cTVLAKE HARRIMAN GOLD wel-co- Morning and afternoon sessions were held in the Physics Building, where interesting papers pertaining to coal mining were read. An evening session was held at the Phoenix Hotel, which was featured by interesting addresses. With the exception of the election of officers for the ensuing year, the First Aid Meet held on Stoll Field was the most important feature of Saturday's program. This was well attended and the miners secured useful information. The Mining Institute passed resolutions of appreciation to the and the University in general for its assistance in the meeting. Please reply. The monument will consist of a restoration of a portion of the original track of the Lexington and Ohio Railroad, the first railroad built west of the Allegheny Mountains. About twenty-fiv- e feet of this original track will be set on a concrete base on the campus of the University, in front of .Mechanical Hall. A bronze tablet will be set in the base, containing the following inscription: "This restoration of a portion of the original track of the Lexington POWELL WINS IN and Ohio (now Louisville and NashTHESIS CONTEST ville) Railroad laid at Lexington in 1831, is dedicated to those men of In a contest in the College of Civil forethought and courage who were Engineering which "was held last Wedpioneers in railroad development in nesday, Henry Powell was awarded America. first prize and J. R. Henderson, second Erected Anno Domini prize. Each student that entered the MCMXVI." contest selected a subject for his This dedication will be held in conthesis from a list of ten subjects made nection with the celebration of the out by the departmental professors. Silver Jubilee of the College of MeMr. Powell took as his subject, "Techchanical and Electrical Engineering of nical Education vs. Practical Educathe University of Kentucky. The- first tion," and Mr. Henderson discussed part of the Jubilee will be presided Con"The Possibilities of over by Dean Anderson. The official crete." dedicatory program will consist of The theses were limited to 2000 three speeches. "The Development of words each. The papers winning the Railroads and the Locomotive," by Dr. 'first and second prize will be publishD. P. Crawford, Superintendent of Moed in the next edition of The Transit. tive Power, Pennsylvania Lines West. ""The Railroad Builder," Major James Poyntz Nelson, member of the Valu- Mechanical Hall to the visiting alumni ation Committee, Chesapeake and and their friends at 1 p. m. The Alumni Committee in charge of Ohio Railroad. Dedication speech, Judge Samuel M. Wilson, of Lexing- the Silver Jubilee is composed of: ton. After the regular program short Prank Battaile, '08, chairman; W. E. responses will be made by a few of Freeman, '04; P. P. Johnston, '99; L. K. Frankel, '00; George Carey, J. P. tho visiting railroad officials. The second part of the Jubilee, be- Johnston, '00; Perry Cassldy, '11; C. ginning at 11:30 a. m., will be pre- L. Straus, '98, and Dr. Joseph H. Kassided over by President Barker. tle, honorary member. An Interesting history of the "First Speeches will be made by Dr. Joseph H. Kastle and Professor Henry An- Railroad of the West," by Mrs. Maude derson of the University of Michigan. Warren Lafferty, is being printed in A bronze table commemorating the oc- pamphlet form and will be distributed casion will be presented to the college as a souvenir. This history is unusby Mr. J. Irvine Lyle, and will be ac- ually well written and in a charming way tells of the conception and devel cepted by Dr. James K. Patterson. The third part of the Jubilee will opment of the Lexington and Ohio consist of a buffet luncheon served in Railroad. Physics-Departmen- t - Announces Spring Opening of Tailoring and Hats Spring Opening of Society Brand Clothing . Crescent Route For utmost progress in safety and accident prevention during the year 1915. Steel Equipment - Improved Roadbed - Safety Devices For fares, etc-- , apply to nearest Ticket Agent. H. G. KING, Passenger and Ticket Aftent 118 E. MAIN ST. PHONE 49 SENIORS THESES ARE FINISHED The senior mechanical engineers will close up their thesis work on Saturday at noon, after seven weeks' close application to the study and design of various types of industrial plants. This will allow them one week to clean up before commencement loose ends and recuperate before going out to fight the big game of life. DEAN ANDERSON'S ADDRESS POSTPONED Professor F. Paul Anderson, dean of the College of Mechanical and Engineering, who was Electrical scheduled to address the members of the Blue Grass Federation of Labor at Labor Hall last Friday night, was unable to be present and his talk was postponed to a later date. Dean C. J. Norwood, of the College of Mines and Metallurgy, will address the union at its meeting tomorrow night. Although these meetings are primarily for the laboring men, the students of the University are cordial ly invited to attend. MECHANICALS PICNIC Don't forget the picnic to High Bridge Saturday of this week. Every student in college is invited. Train leaves Q. & C. depot at 9:20 a. m., re turning to Lexington at 6:15 p. m. There will he music and amusements, so come and bring "her." We will pro vide the chaperones and see that you have a big time. NOTICE! All clubs, fraternities and organizations may secure their pictures ap pearing in the Kentucklan by apply l'ng to the business manager. 4101.2 Phoenix Fruit Store 107 South Limestone Candy WORK Metropolitan Restaurant Street Opposite the Phoenix Hotel Block Lexington, Ky. S Hot Chocolate, Home-mad- e and Ices Proprietors Eagle Barber Shop FIRST-CLAS- McGURK'S Where all is Well and Good LEXINGTON, KY. Benkart St Fotsch, LOVELY GIFTS The Place for Good' Things to Eat GUARANTEED GOTHIC Have Your Annual Photos Made By THE NEW ARROW a fr 2c COLLAR IT FITS THE CRAVAT HUMPHREY 341 W. Main Same Rates-Sam- e Gooa Work 11 Phone 263 2"8 TAXICABS FAYEttldtaR Stmt' '..:. :.Rtt CO. 25c E. 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