The Kentucky Kernel
UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY
LEXINGTON, KY., AVRIL 27, 1923
U. K. DEBATERS WIN FROM
EASY EASTERN NORMAL MEN
MANUEL Take Negative of National Debt
Hughes, Freshman, Hurler, Al
lows Only Two Safe Hits
Game Called in Seventh Inning
So Visitors Could Make
The University of Kentucky fresh
men baseball, team under the leader
ship of Captain Adams, defeated the
Louisville Manual representatives last
Friday afternoon on Stoll Field by the
overwhelming score of 15 'to 0.
After a short snappy fielding prac
ticc by both teams, Leake first batter
to face Hughes, seemed to take quite
a liking to "Turkeys" offering and af
ter a terrible swing he was perched on
third base, the ball going to deep
right almost hitting the fence. This
was short lived for on the next play
he was thrown out at the plate by
Glenn. This hit with another 'by
Ropke, in the second inning, were the
only safeties annexed by the Fall City
lads. Each of the Kittens hit the ball
squarely for a grand total of 12 hits
and 15 runs.
Hurler Waller, failed to fool any of
the Kittens and before he could get
'three men out they had batted around
and collected five hits and made six
runs. Grewemeyer, who replaced Wal
ler, received better treatment but his
offerings were hit with little trouble.
The hitting sitar of the day was
Johnny "Rabbit" Evans.
three hits out of the same number of
trips to the plate, one being a two
bagger He was forced to retire at
the end of the third inning on account
of his ankle which he broke during
The real strength of the Kittens can
hardly be determined as they have met
with little opposition so far. They de
feated the Georgetown Cubs 17 to 4,
in the first game of the season. Coach
Cooper has rounded his charges into
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STATE HIGH SCHOOLS TO
COMPETE IN TRACK MEET
Annual Event of High
Association, Here May
4 and 5
The annual Interscholastic
and Field meet will be held on Stoll
Field Friday and Saturday, May 4 and
5 with a large number of schools represented. All High Schools of the
State that are members of the Kentucky High School Association have
been invited to send teams to the
meet and a much larger number than
has ever participated in the event, is
expected to be on hand for Friday
morning. A large number have already serit in their entries.
Gold, silver and bronze medals will
be awarded to the men coming first,
second and third respectively, in each
event. A silver loving cup will lie
awarded to the high point man of the
meet, while a beautiful silver trophy,
which must be won three itimes to be
held permanently, will go to the winning team.
The University will furnish local entertainment and lodging for the visiting athletes.
JUNIOR MINERS RETURN
Royal Welcome is Given By Old
Kentucky Men in
Early Sunday morning a band of
weary young mining engineers returned from an inspection trip of the
Leaving Lexington Sunday evening,
April 15, ithey arrived in Knoxvivlle,
Tennessee, early the next morning,
spending Monday at the zinc mines
at Mascot, Tennessee, and Tuesday
inspecting the quarries and mills in
and around Knoxville. Tuesday at
luncheon they were the guests of the
Ro'tary Club of Knoxville. The tours
around Knoxville were made possible
by the splendid assistance and courtesy of the Knoxville Chamber of
Wednesday morning they left for
Coppcrhill, Tennessee, over a little
railway winding thru the mountains.
Arriving there at noon, they had
luncheon and spent the afternoon go
ing thru the sulphuric acid plant and
smelter of the Tennessee Copper Com
pany and Thursday morn:ng visiting
the copper mines. From Copperhill
they embarked for Birmingham, stopping over for six hours in Atlan.a.
While in Atlanta they made a thoro
inspection of the famous Peach Tree
Lane. The results are not open for
publication but unofficially it can be
said that most of the boys are not
pearly so firm in their belief that the
Blue Grass ranks first as the home of
beautiful women. Professor Crouse,
n charge of the party, persona'ly s
perintended this investigation.
From Atlanta the journey was re- (Continued
MAJOR TUCKER TO LEAVE
STUDENTS AND FACULTY U. K. FOR CAMP BENNING RAYMOND KIRK ELECTED
GO OVER HIGH
MARK SET Will Report September
School of Arms
The debating team of the University
of Kentucky, taking the negative
stand, won a two to one decision here
Monday night over the debating team
of the Eastern Kentucky State Nor
mal school, of Richmond, in the sub
jeet, "Resolved, That the United
States should adopt the policy of can
ccllation of allied war debts under
agreement 'that all allied nations can
cel war debts in like proportion."
The ffirmative team, that of the
school consisted of H. C. Ogles, Mere
dith Carpenter and Raymond Vincent.
The university team was composed of
G. W. Mcuth, J. W. Gillon and J. Y,
Judges were Judge J. M. Stevenson,
of Winchester; Thomas B. McGre
gor, of Frankfort, assis-tanattorney
general, and Marshall E. Vaughn,
scretary of Berea College.
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The following men have announced themselves as candidates for the office of president
of the Men's Student Council:
S. B, Neal, Gardner
Dan Morse, Marshall Barnes,
Bob Porter and Ray Stasser.
Editor's note The foregoing
announcement was turned in for
publication in last week's Kernel
but thru some error failed to
Success of Project Depends Upon
Loyalty of Alumni and
FUND STILL GROWING
Captains and Workers Responsi
ble for Success of
If $34,497.50 was pledged on the
University of Kentucky campus with0
in less than one week when only
of the $200,000.00 needed was expected, then it is not safe to say what
the University of Kentucky Alumni
and friends are going to add to the
Ken$175,000.00 expected of them.
tucky will have a stadium, a basketball auditorium, a Patterson monument, and many more Kentucky students will be helped by the University
of Kentucky student loan fund if the
alumni respond as loyally as did the
The campaign to ra'se $25,000.00 was
started on the campus Wednesday
night and was officially ended Friday
night with a return of $34,253. Since
$244.50 have been turned in from the
Experiment Station and Model High
School. According to H. P. Fling,
principal of Model High School, the
Burt L. Sims, is president,
intend to subscribe to the fund. It
is to be taken up by the members at
a meeting of the society this week ar
it is hoped that with this and other
pledges that will come in from time
to time, the $40,000 mark will be reached on the campus.
There were 1.308 subscriptions taken on the campus during the three day
driye which was one of the best
campaign experts state, that has
sver been made by any University
launching a similar drive for funds.
The best record during the cam
paign was made by the Engineering
Division which average $26.46 per subscription taken. Not far behind the
Engineers was the Arts and Science
Division, averaging $22.78 per pledge.
The largest number of subscriptions
were taken by the Women's Division
which turned in more than
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LAMPERT TO GUIDE
Kentucky Lyres, Name Propos
ed For New Organization
"The Kentucky Lyres" is the name
proposed for the new musical organization which has been organized on
the campus under the direction of Prof
Lampert of the Department of Music.
It is the desire of this organization
to do for music what the Strollers
have done for dramatics at the University.
Officers for the coming year were
elected at the meeting held Monda
afternoon. Robert Clem was selected
Max Heaveriu stage man
Edna Gordon secretary, and Doug. C.
Vest treasurer. Work for the opera
for next year will start at once.
Major Albert Sidney Johnstone
Tucker, now a member of the military
staff of the University of Kentucky,
has been relieved from duty here by
the direction of the President and or
dered to report to Camp Bcnning,
Georgia, for duty in the Field Officers
Class at the Infantry School of Arms
During the war he was with the 16th
infantry of the famous first division in
France. He was decorated iby the
French for gallantry in action and
given the Crorx tic Guerre with bronze
At the University of Kentucky Ma
jor Tucker served as Professor of Mil
itary Tactics in 1919-2and is now
serving as Assistant Professor of Military Science.
Major Tucker will complete 'the collegiate year at the Univefsity, and will
report at Camp Benning September
It is with regret that Kentucky
loses such a capable officer.
Entire Yearling Outfit Hits Two
1923 KENTUCKY KERNEL
Margaret Lavin Made Managing
Editor; William Tate, Business Manager
Associate Editors, Reporters to
Be Named During Next
At a meeting of the Kernel staff
held Thursday in the journalism rooms
following elections were made for
next year: Raymond L Kirk,
Margaret Lavin, managing
editor; William Tate, business mana
ger; Richard Jones, advertising manager; Cliff Thompson,
The meeting was called to order by
Irene McNamara, retiring editor, who
made a brief talk to the staff and expressed her appreciation to the mem
bers who have
fully during her office as editor. Nom
inations were opened and Raymond
L. Kirk, Paintcville, junior in the department of Journalism was unanimously elected editor. Kirk formerly
held the position ;'. managing editor,
is a member of Kappa Sigma fraternity, Phi Mu A'.iba. honorary musical
fraternity, Alpha Delta Sigma, hon
orary journalism fraternity, and Keys,
hono'Sry sophomore fraternity.
Margaret Lav;n, Paris, junior in the
department of journalism, has been
a repoiter for the Kernel for the past
three vears and wai appointed to the
position as associate editor this year.
She is a member o' Theta Sigma Phi,
honorary journalism fraternity, memCircle, sponsor and was
elected one of the six most popular
in the University.
Wil'tam Tate. Stanford, sophomore
in ths college of arts and sciences, has
served as advertising manager during
the past year. He is member of Alpha Delta Sigma, honorary journalism
fraternity. Phi Delta Theta and Key
and Thirteen, honorary fraternities,
and president of the sophomore class.
Richard Jones. Lexington, fresh
man in the department of journalism,
Displaying a marked ability to swat
the "ole apple" to the far corners of
the lot, the University of Kentucky
Kittens defeated the Union College
in a slow and listless
contest on Stoll Field.
Hughes was the shining light of the
entire fray, holding the visitors to six
safeties and fanning eleven, besides
getting five hits out of as many trips
to the plate, one a healthy
right field fence that netted the
product three bases.
The fielding of both teams was far
from perfect, Kentucky getting credit
for seven boots, while the Orange and
Black were marked up for three.
Vossmeyer and Evans followed close
behind Hughes in the race for swat
honors, the former driving out a home
run and two singles in six attempts,
and Evans a triple and a single in
five tries. Each of the ten men that
faced the two Union hurlers hit safe(Continued on page 4.)
ly at least once.
Sore by innings:
Union College. 5 0 0 1 1 0 1 0
APPOINTMENTS MADE BY
10 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 x 17
Pickett, Mayhew and
Barker; Hughes and Saner.
Professors J. B. Miner, Edward Fellows and Assistants Are NamWiest. L. J. Sindell. C. C. Anderson.
ed for Next Scholastic
A. N. May and J. C. T. Noe have reYear.
turned from Louisville, where they attended the annual meeting of the Ken
The graduate school committee of
tucky Educational Association.
the University of Kentucky last week
announced the following appointments
for ithe scholastic year beginning next
Fellow in psychology, Mr. E. J.
Asher, of London, Ky., now a member
in the university.
The Senior invitations are on
Fellow in chemistry, Mr. J. P.
display at the Book Store. All
Holtzclarr, of Lexington, a graduate
Seniors are requested to go and
of Tranlsylvania, with one year of
No orders will be
work in chemistry at the
taken after May 15, as it is necuniversity.
essary to have all orders in to
the publisher by that time. The
university while pursuing their studprices are: 18 cents for paper,
ies: Mr. W. A. Anderson, Jr., of
and 35 cents for leather. First
Wickiliffe, Ky in botany; Mr. Roscoc
semester graduates may obtain
A. Cross, of
in history; Mr,
invitations by writing the comW. H. Hickerson, of Owensboro, and
mittee. All orders will be taken
Mrs. Nancy Williams, of Lexington,
by Mary Lyons, William Finn
or Clyde Watts.
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