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I LEAP YEAR DANCE I GIVEN BY THETA SIGMA PHI KENTUCKY KERNEL Ub UNIVERSITY LEXINGTON, wt 'Cats Face Commodores On Stoll Field Today Charlie Wert or Robert Rhoads Will Be on Mound for Wildcats LINE-U- P KY. APRIL 27, 1928 NUMBER 27 SuKy Plans Elaborate Program for May Day Chosen University May Queen Con- A freshman who did not believe in signs, passed up the "Stop, Look up and use side entrance" sign, posted before the roped-of- f area in front of the main entrance to Me- (By Wayman Thomasson) The great cod Pluvius sat on his saturated throne and chuckled up his sleeve Tuesday while his legions trickled all over Stoll Field and got m the eyes of the Minnesota ball play--rblinding them to a 3 to 2 defeat OUT SOON by Kentucky. Now Al Smith might have sportingly remarked, "we are all wet," but it is the opinion of the New Issue of Literary Magazine Will Include Numerous and bench riders that this occasion marked Kentucky's coming of age as a ball Varied Articles of Interest to team. Maybe that will be the opinReaders. ion of the men from Vanderbilt after the ball game this afternoon on Stoll The third edition of "Letters," the field. is issued Coach Major has a way of convinc- University magazine which ing people in these matters and per- quarterly, will appear May 1, accord haps he will unwind the hefty Wert to ing to Prof. E. F. Farquhar, editor oi string along the boys from Nashville the publication. today. Or, it would not be making it Among the numerous and varied any easier on them to mount young articles to appear in the forthcoming Rhoads on the mound and save Wert issue are: "Pyrrhic Victory," a story for the game tomorrow, as Vandy is by Ruth Melcher; "My Neighbor's y stand. The Com- Back Yard," a sketch by meresa making a modores have been very successful Newhoff; "Archeology of Kentucky," this season and they will meet a Ken- by W. D. Funkhouser; "bhires ot tucky team which has improved great- Blue Grass," by Frances bmitn; ly since a disastrous southern trip. "Grims Mills," a sketch by Frances Centre was the last team defeated. Smith; "The Battle," a story by KenRain caused the game with Eastern neth Reeves; "The Dummy," a story Normal Monday to be called off, and by C. M. Wert; "American Literature the game Thursday was the first that in France," by L. McGee; "wona the 'Cats had played in over a week. Without End," by A. M. Miller. The sensation of the game was the There will be included, lalso, poetry sparkling performance of Lefty and special book reviews. mound. It was his first on the Phi, honorary literary Chi performance of the current season society,Delta a prize of twenty doloffers his little offerings were kindly and poem and another received. So many Badgers whiffed lars for the best the best prose ar twenty dollars for the air that wind from the agitated that appears m "Letters" during bats stirred in their ears like strong, ticleyear. These prizes are limited to familiar lake breezes. McGary made the at the the boys feel at home and probably he regular students in attendance FebruUniversity. According to the will serve in a relief role today if ary of "Letters," students may the Commodores flood the score sheet send edition poems and articles to the their with runs. Literary Column of The Kernel it Ericson flagged down Dr. McGary's want to send them directpills Tuesday, so Goodwin, probably, they do not seen that the game today. Most of ly to Letters. It will be Literary Col will catch the poetry of the are in good condition. prose and appear the players will in Letters. Dutch Layman has ridden out his umn Prof. E. F. Farquhar announced "charley horse" and will return to his old station in center field, while Ray- that all subscribers to "Letters mond Rhoads, who acts in the capac- should send their summer addresses ity of twin to the pitcher .Rhoads, will to James Shropshire or to the address, be shifted back to right field. John- "Letters," University of Kentucky. If ny Cole is still pegging around the this is not done, subscribers, especialinitial sack on two stiff legs and he ly students who change their address, is doincr nretty well for an old man. will not receive the August edition. "Raldv" Gilb. Irvine Jeffries, and Captain Crouch finish out the infield. Ropke, the big bat and ball man from Baltimore, will visit in left field. Today To Give THIRD EDITION OF LETTERS ernoon With Gingham Dance at Night A general convocation at 10 o'clock in the Men's gymnasiuni will be the first event of the elaborate program planned by SuKy for the May Day festivities to be held on the campus, Friday, May 4. Members of the senior class, clad in caps and gowns, will assemble at the Administration building, and from there, proceded by the University band, they will march to .he Men's gymnasium. Here, when all the upper classmen have gathered, they will be presented by Gayle Moh-nepresident of the senior class. President Frank L. McVey will address the seniors in response. Members of the glee club will render several selections. Immediately following the address, Mortar Board, honorary senior sorority, will hold its annual pledging exercises. The Algernon Sidney Sullivan medallions will then be presented by President McVey to those who, in the judgment of the committee, have contributed most to the good of the University. Miss Helen Skinner, of the Women's Athletic Association, will award a K ring to the girl who has been selected by members of W. A. A. as being the most outstanding in athletics, leadership, scholarship and spirit. All students are requested to remain standing while the seniors march from the building. Following these exercises the seniors will observe the annual custom of each graduating class by planting a tree on the campus. The afternoon program will start at 1:30 o'clock with the colorful parade of floats entered by various sororities, fraternities and organizations on the campus. The parade will traverse downtown sections of the city and will end in the glen between the Law building and Dicker hall. Here before a large assembly of students and citizens, Miss Charlsey Smith, surrounded by her attendants, will be crowned as Queen o the May. Following this ceremony a silver loving cup will be awarded to the most beautiful float; a cup for the most float and a cup to the most humorous individual. Following the awards a group of English folk dances and the customary May pole dance will be given. Miss Helen Skinner is in charge of these dances, which will be given by members of the girls gymnasium classes. The observance will close with the annual May Day dance, given by the SuKy circle. This will begin at 8 o'clock in the Men's gymnasium and will last until midnight. The dance, one of the most delightful social affairs of the year, is known as the "Gingham Dance," the guests all wearing gingham costumes. The orchestra will furnish the SuKy will music for the occasion. pledging during hold its the dance and will add four girls and six boys to its membership. Movie cameramen will take pictures of all of the chief events of the day. RENDER 'MESSIAH' y, Mammoth Production of Central Kentucky Choral Society to Be Presented in Men's Gymnasium, May 9. The Central Kentucky Choral Society, composed of picked vocalists from throughout central Kentucky, is to provide a chorus of three hundred voices for the rendition of "The Messiah," to be given in the Men's gymnasium on May 9, at 8:15 o'clock. The production is to be accompanied by the University Philharmonic I Or- ( chestra, augmented to 'seventy-fiv- e pieces. The soloists for the occasion have not been announced as yet, with the exception of Dan Beddoe, "the grand old man of oratorio." Mr. Beddoe has appeared in productions of "The Messiah" in all parts of the world, and represents the best talent available anywhere in the country, Prof of Carl A. Lampert. director-in-chi- Mc-Ga- 0 Parade Will Be Feature of Aft- LARGE CHORUS TO two-da- if MORTAR BOARD TO HOLD PLEDGING EXERCISES chanical hall, thereby narrowly escaping annihilation by a falling brick. Being of an inquisitive turn of mind the freshman found that the gutters, cornice, and brick work on the tower, an old landmark, were being painted and repaired. Incidentally this individual now uses the entrance prescribed until the repair work on the tower is completed. imperative that all seniors attend to this matter at that time, nnd arrange for the return of the caps and gowns after the ceremony. s, Ceremonies Will Open With General Convocation in Men's Gymnasium Believe In Signs? Caps and gowns for use in the May Day festival may be secured by the seniors from Miss Bean, at the Campus Bookstore, on Wednesday and Thursday, May 2 and 3, it was announced by Bill Gess, It is president of SuKy circle. OF MAJORMEN 'CAT NINE PLAYS VANDY TODAY ON STOLL FIELD KENTUCKY NOTICE SENIORS TO RETURN TO NORMAL Players Will Endeavor to tinue Present Winning Streak OF BASEBALL GAME the production, affirmed. "None of the artists appearing in the oratorio, with the exception of the soloists, are making any charge for their services, and are donating their time as well as the necessary expenses to make available to th? people of central Kentucky this most glorious of musical creations," DirecMISS CHARLSEY SMITH Director tor Lampert announced. Photo by Starman, Lexington and Palm Beach Lampert urges student cooperation with the University in sponsoring the Miss Charlsey Smith, a member cf ian society. During her sophomore a member of the Home Economics production. Students may secure ticthe Alpha Gamma Delta sorority and year she was chairman of the Little Club, and Agriclutural Society. kets upon presenting their student an outstanding senior in the College Sister movement, vice president ofj Misses Sarah Warwick, Mabel C. athletic tickets at a date prior to the Spaul-b- y selected Graham, Lucy Davis and Alice of Arts and Sciences, was chosen May her class, one of the night of the performance. Queen in the election held Tuesday Flo Ziegfield as one of the most ding were elected Miss Smith's is a mem-wand Wednesday this week, and will girls in the University; and tendants. Miss Warwick again elected as a company spon- -. ber of the Chi Omega sorority and College preside over the festivities of May Will Day, May 4, an annual event on the sor of the R. 0. T. C. Last year, be-- 1 secretary of the junior class of the Monday She Give campus sponsored by the SuKy circle. side being sponsor of the University College of Arts and Sciences. The honor comes to Miss Smith as band, Miss Smith was a delegate to is also sponsor of the first R. 0. T. C. one of the highest that can be given the Women's Student Government battalion and was chosen as one of President McVey, Dean Evans 1 the Kentucky beauties for the Ken- by the male stu- Association at the University of to a Kentucky Will Be Principal Speakers linois, and a member of the Women's tuckian this year. dents of the University. at Annual Event Miss Graham is a member of the Versatility in numerous activities Administrative Council. In this, her Proceeds Will Be Used to Bring has been the accomplishment of Miss senior year, she has been president of Delta Delta Delta sorority and a sen- Y. M. C. A. Officers The College of Law of the UniverMiss Zona Gale to LexingSmith in her career on the University the Women's Student Government ior in the College of Arts and Scien- sity will hold its annual banquet in Will Be ton ForxLecture. campus since her entrance at the Uni- Association and she has also been ces. She is a member of the society and the History and honor of the faculty, students, and the versity in 1924. She has twice been president of the Alpha Gamma Delta On alumni, Monday night at 6:30 o'clock Theta Sigma Phi, women's honor- sponsor of the R. 0. T. C. band and i sorority. She has held the latter post English clubs. Miss Davis is a member of the Kap- in the Rainbow room of the Lafayette praised more than once by news for two years. The Y. M. C. A. of the University ary journalistic fraternity, will spon- was Miss Virginia Whayne, a member pa Kanpa Gamma sorority and a jun- hote.1. President McVey will be the 111 hold its installation of officers sor a subscription leap year dance to papers throughout the South for her beauty and bearing when marching of the Delta Zeta sorority and a soph- ior in the College of Arts and Scien- principal speaker for the occasion. nd cabinet members for the coming be given this afternoon in the Men's The annual banquet marks the high omore in the College of Agriculture, ces. gymnasium from 3 until 6 o'clock. with the "best band in Dixie." rar Tuesday night, May 1 at Miss Spaulding is a member of the point in the school year for all stuIn her freshman year Miss Smith was elected maid of honor, having the will be one the Y. M. C. A. reading room The price of admission company sponsor of the R. 0. T. next greatest number of. votes, 101. Zeta Tau Alpha sorority, a sopho- dents taking law and the plans this C. B. Loomis, regional student dollar, and tickets may be obtained was Miss Whayne is sponsor of Com- more in the College of Arts and Sci- year'are for a bigger affair than ever C, a Stroller eligible, a member of be at the door. . rotary from Atlanta, Ga., will before. A number of the alumni are ences, and a member of Strollers. H, will The Kernel staff and of the Philosoph- - pany A of the R. O. T. C. unit and is The proceeds from the dance principal speaker. Prof. E. expected to attend the banquet as in of the ad-- , be used to help defray the expense T ;:"au, retiring chairman the past they have shown great interMiss Zona preside. cry board, will of bringing to Lexington est in the occasion. Judge R. C. Stol? To Be Sponsor officers to be installed' arc Gale, noted woman writer, who will :hr new will preside as toastmaster. irgil Lee Couch, president; Henry deliver one of the lectures at the coDean Evans wil' deliver a short Co-e- d The next regular regimental pamde ravens, vice president; Raymond eds' convention Tuesday afternoon. talk as will Colvin P. Rouse, senior; will be held Monday on Stoll field, beWhite, secretary; and W. L. Valade. Music for the dance will be furnishA. K. Ridout, junior; Richard Meeting to Supplant Former Vo treasurer. sophomore, and Mack J. Mor- tween the hours of 3 and 5 o'clock, ed by the Masqueraders, and the cational uuidance ConvenThe members of next year's Senior chaperones will be Professor and Mrs. gan, alumnus. A quartet composed unless weather conditions prohibit, it Judge Henry S. Barker Suc of A. J. Asher, J. E. Kirksey, J. W. was announced by Col. H. P. Hobbs. tion for College Women Cabinet, who are also to be installed Enoch Grehan, Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Prof. Lane'Cooper, of Cornell, cumbs at His Home in Jeifer-sonvill- Jones and J. C. Burnett, all of the A representative of the Pathe Film Tuesday night 'are: Penrose Kcton, Griffin, Mr. and Mrs. Victor Will Deliver Principal Address Intl., After Extended College of Law, will render several Company will be here to take pictures Griff Morsch, D. S. Greene, L. Yost, Miss Marguerite McLaughlin, Before Scholars at Lafayette The first annual d conference of the parade and any other moveMorton Walker, Malcolm Barnes, and Dean Sarah Blanding. Illness. vocal selections. Hotel Tonight. will be held at the University beginments that he may. desire to film Raymond Roberts, Phil Aswerus, E continuing ning Monday, April 30, and will be executed. All members of the Twaddell, Joe Ruttencutter, George Judge Henry S. Barker, 78 years banquet for Phi Beta for two days. This conference, which The annual R. O. T. C. unit are required to be K. I. P. A. CABINET TO MEET STROLLERS WILL MEET May, C. E. Byron, Louis Marking, Kappa, honorary scholastic frater- supplants the former vocational guid- old, president of the University from present at this formation, and Colonel Robert Gilmore, Bryant Jones, Harry 1910 to 1917 and a prominent Kennity, will take place in the ballroom The K. I. P. A. cabinet which met Hobbs desires that all men who work There will be a meeting of the Carloss, Homer Krog, John Cochran, of the Lafayette hotel at G:30 o'clock ance convention, will include three tucky jurist, died Monday afternoon at Centre College April 13, has de- in the afternoon make arrangements Robert Rudd, Marion Ross, James Strollers in White hall Monday after- tonight. An program has meetings to be held at the gymnasium at the home of relatives in Jefferscn-vill- cided that its next meeting will be to attend the formation. Uniforms iapsley, George Buskie, R. H. .Ed noon at 4 o'clock. All new members been arranged. excellent Ind. Although he had been in held Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday af will be worn without the blouse. are urged to attend. at Transylvania on May 4. wards and J L. Lecky. Prof. J. B. Miner, of the University, ternoons, successively, at 3:45 o'clock. ill health for the last few months, Judge Barker rallied about two weeks who is president of the Alpha chapter The meetings will be compulsory for ago only to suffer a relapse. Funeral of Kentucky, will deliver the opening serices were held Tuesday afternoon address. Mrs. L. L. Dantzler, accom- all women students. Frank L. McVey will begin the con in Jeffersonville with burial in the panied at the piano Jay Mrs. Virginia Goodpaster, will render two vocal ference with an address Monday af- Cave Hill cemetery. ternoon. He will be introduced by During the period of his presidency solos. Prof. Lane Cooper, head of the de- Miss Charlsey Smith. After the ad at the University Judge Barker acEnglish at Cornell Uni- dress there will be a tea at Patterson complished much toward building up partment of hall in honor of the speaker of the the position that the institution holds ton to South Africa, from California (By Kady Elvove) occupation is one in name only; the versity, will be the principal speaker conference. (By Ollie M. James) All are cordially invited today. The number of students en Bishop L. W. Bur "Come on, you University grad-- 1 to Alaska, from Florida to France, Sunset in Algeria! The warmest customs, religion, and superstitions for the occasion. rolled increased steadily during this uates! Join hands and make a ring,"' from New York to Haitii these scat-w- e ton will introduce Professor Cooper, to attend. colors of the spectrum swirl and ed- havincr defied and resisted the en Theta Sigma Phi, honorary women's time and the entire University pros as could command, and the men and tered University alumni would dy, finally resolving themselves into croachment of civilization. Into this who has chosen "Platonic Strife" journalistic fraternity, will give a din- pered to a marked degree. Although who were once students on er. grays of an indescribable turquoise setting Mr. Endres went in search of his subject. Dr. G. G. Buckner is chairman of ner at 7 o'clock Monday night in the at a period when a large amount of the campus of the University could . e It was in the alumni office that we the sensuous warm colors of the hue, and blues of a cold, Basque room of the Chimney Corner money was not appropriated by the the affair and requests that anyone a circle that would circumscribe learned over how wide a radius the cast. The hubbub of for Miss Zona Gale, noted writer, who legislature to the University, consid- form globe. No, we're not speaking University sends its college folk. Painting quaint winding streets no wishing to attend the banquet should will speak at the Tuesday meeting. the lessens and dies. A stately mosque possible at the erable buildinir went on. The present (with reservations).' Stacks of Kentucky Kernels waiting alone greets the night with uplifted wider than a murdered man's sprawl, see him as soon as Miss Gale has chosen for her sub Law building, the biological labora- metaphorically Mrs. Alberta Uni- - to be mailed aroused our curiosity, Upon a hill beside the tower, shadowy gates with darkened arch- Experiment Station. head. ject Tuesday afternoon, "The Joys anu tory, experiment station, small ani- We mean that if each holder of a coms versity diploma could stretch his) "Where are they going?" we his canvas before him, sits Louis J. ways, and people who would sooner Server and Dr. Simeon Leland Hardships of Women Writers." serum laboratory, greenmal houoe, until he could reach his nearest ed to know. painter, adventurer, and die than be painted, Louis Endres pose the rest of the committee. Endrcs Miss Isabel Bevier, for 30 years house and the beef cattle barn were j local chapter of The officers of the "All over the world," was the as- spent over a year in this region neighbor, the ring of outstretched wanderer. head of the home economics departhands would cover most of the coun- - tounding reply. Grotesque, hooded figures, with where French was the only foreign Phi Beta Kappa are: Dr. J. B. Miner, ment of the University of Illinois, but built. President IFrank L. McVey, Dean tries of the world. Tanned explorers president; Miss Margaret I. King When we looked at the files in the queer, gutteral voices lead down into language understood by the natives, now retired, will speak Wednesday P. P. Boyd, Dean F. Paul Anderson, the dimming twilight, casting glances and he understanding very little of vice-- president; Dr. W. R. Allen, cor afternoon on "Chapters In the Educa- Prof. George Roberts, Dr. Glanville in Africa would clasp hands with Alumni office, we found that tha responding secretary, and George K consuls d of England; statement was not exaggerated. Thv of thinly veiled hatred at this foreign- that! tion of Women." Terrell.vProf. E. L. Gillis, Prof. L. L. Spanish cavaliers with decidedly eight-pag- e weekly newspaper put out There is some law in the Moham- Roberts, treasurer. er. Alone, at night, friendless among Dantzler, Prof. T. T. Jones, and Prof. American accents would converse with by the journalism students of the Unimedan religion which forbids making millions, this young American works Enoch Grehan attended the funeral d oil prospectors of Mexico. versity, finds its way to the sugar STROLLER BANQUET THURSDAY on at his nocturne, striving to get an any likeness of the human figure. It Dr. Give services Tuesday. A large number of Immaculate United States officers in plantations of the Philippines, the exact shade of purple for the shadow is strangely similar to our "Thou presant Nicaragua would .recall that time gold mines of Alaska, the barracks at At a meeting of the Strollers held Louisville lawyers were also swathed minaret. In a countr y where shalt not make unto thee any graven "we put a snake in the dean's pocket" Panama, the ranches of Canada, the Monday afternoon it was decided that the French have maintained their su- image, nor any likeness" if the two y to a jovial gentleman in the peasant consulates of Europe, the offices of rifles and clauses are not identical, the only difProf. W. R. Roberts, chairman of the annual banquet for the members DEAN EVANS IN WASHINGTON premacy by costume of Bulgaria. A youthful financial magnates in South Africa, committee, an of the organization will be given on machine guns, where the nat'.ves bow ference being that the Mohammedans the commencement nounced that Dr. A. H. Upham, presiDean Alvin E. Evans, of the Col- mining engineer from Alaska would and the oil fields of South America. the night of May 3. At that time their heads and mutter curses un- abide strictly by the clause. One of the enthusiastic readers of Mr. Endres constantly ran afoul of dent of Miami university, Oxford. the officers for the coming year will lege of Law, left Tuesday for Wash- proudly display his fraternity pin to der their breath at foreigners, Louis from Panama. A The Kernel is O. B. Chisholm, tobacco J. Endres walked unafraid and paint this code and it was because of it that Ohio, will be commencement speaker be elected and pins will be presented ington, D. C, to attend the meeting a would heartily buyer for the United States Tobacco - Mr. Endres has no pictures, either in at the University, May 28. Dr. to all new members. The committee of the American Law Institute from senator from Illinois ed people where painting was nbsogentle- Company, whose present home is in d sketches or in oils, of any person of the First Presbyterian church, in charge lor tne occasion is com- April 25 to 29. While in the capitol slap the back of a lutely forbidden by their religion. occupied by Lexington, will give the baccalau posed of Lily Parrish, Sam Manley, city Dean Evans will be the guest of man, whose business card read, Morocco has only been (Centinsed on Page Eight) re'gte sermpn. "fJoniKonf, China." From Washing the Cosmos 'dub. and Harry McChesnejr, the French fine 1912, nd t tht, the mirth-provoki- j co-e- . as of Law Banquet Theta Sigma Phi Dance II-- co-e- d Installed Tuesday Night semi-annu- PHI Regimental Parade Held Monday FORMER HEAD OF BETA KAPPA University to Conference First UNIVERSITY DIES GIVES BANQUET e, Port-man- n, co-e- r e, On Every Continent! Sun Never Sets on Alumni of the University Artist Seeks Richest Colors of Spectrum in Desert Sunsets tr gath-wom- flint-lik- want-arm- , white-shirte- Upham to Graduation Address fair-haire- every-read- brother-engine- j i Pit-ze- r, blue-eye-