THE KENTUCKY KERNEL
OFF RED BY
Tuition and Fees For One Year
For Best High School
Six Essays to Receive Prize of
$20 Winner Entered in
A scholarship covering tuition and
fees or one year in the University of
Kentucky to the boy or girl writting
the best of six prize essays in the
American iChcmical Society essay con-
test has just been announced by
F. L. McVcy at the request of
the Lcxingon section of the society.
Each of the six prize winners will be
awarded $20 in gold, and in addition
to the opportuniy of winning the University of Kentucky scholarship their
essays will ibe entered in the national
competition. The six national prize
winners will be awarded four year
scholarships to Yale or Vassor, these
scholarships carrying $500 in cash each
year in addiion to tuition and fees.
The essay contest is open to boys
and girls in high schools throughout
the nation and the subjects may be
chosen from the six following: The
Relation of Chemistry to Health and
Disease, to the Enrichment of Life,
and Forestry, to National Defense, to the Home, to the
Development of the Industries and
Resources of Your State. The best
essay in Kentucky on each of theft
subjects will be awarded $20 in, gold,
the prize winners to be announced by
a Kentucky commitee, which will also
designate the recipient of the University of Kentucky scholarship; six prize
essays will then be sent on to the national committee headed by Herbert
Hoover and well known scientists of
America, win select the winners of the. Yale and Vassar scholar
ships. The length of the essays Is limited to 2,500 words.
Funds which have made this essay
contest possible are the gift of Mr.
and Mrs. Francis P. Garvin, of New
York, in memory of heir daughter,
Patricia, and if the contest proves
popular it will be made an annual
event. Over 20,000 sets of reference
books including the Life of Pasteur,
Creative Chemistry, The Riddle of
the Rhine, Discovery, The Spirit and
Service of Science, and The Future
Independence and Progress of American Medicine in the Age of Chemistry,
have been donated to libraries and
schools throughout the United States.
Booklets and further information
regarding the contest may he obtain
ed from A. L. Mcadcr, secretary of
the Lexington section of the American
Chemical Society, Experiment Station,
College of Education
The enrollment in the College of
Education for the second scmcucr of
the scholastic year 1923-2!n increased 49 per cent over the enrollment for the preceding semester. This
is a wholesome growth in the program
for the professional
teachers. One of the factors that
contributed most to Kentucky's low
position in the educational world has
been the inadequate preparation of
The University, thru
the College of Education, will be able
to give to the public schools of Kentucky a group of teachers properly
trained, for the work to be done.
Genuine Everaharp Pencils i
LUMAN GILMAN, Campus Representative
TRANSYLVANIA PRINTING COMPANY
258 W. Main treet
CALVARY BAPTIST DEFEATS
PARK METHODIST NET TEAM
League Contest is
The Calvary Baptist" five defeated
the Park Methodist 'basketball team
by a score of 14 to 6 in a University
Sunday School League game played
at the University gymnasium Tuesday night. The first half of the
game was a hard fight between the
two teams, ending with the
to four in favor of the Calvary boys.
In the second half the Calvary team
made three field goals and :wo fouls,
while the Park Methodist team made
Substitutes: Park Methodist
for Ard; Calvary 'Cravens for
Ramsey, Lager for Capelle.
Tablecloths made their
in the thirteenth century.
The first issue of the Jounnal of
Chemical Education, a journal devoted to the interests of teachers on chemistry, was published January 25, 1924
by the American Chemical Association. Thirty contributors from various laboratories in the United States
have aided in the success' of this project.
This magazine gives the teachers pkwis to
follow in instruction.
Professor R. N. Maxson of the University faculty is one of the contributors tot his journal and has been one
of t!ie leading promoters.
College of Arts and Sciences
Students registered in English 121,
the conversation course, which is being offered by English instructors arc
requested to watch the bulletin board
at the Administration building. Absences will be recorded in the Registrar's office beginning tomorrow.
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during the year in which the
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The Woman's Athletic Association is giving a dance for the
entertainment of Peabody
subscription of 25 cents will be
charged all University girls attending. The Kentuckians will
furnish the music and dancing
from 9 to 12.
Luncheon and Dinner
Served Every Day.
SALADS and SANDWICHES SERVED TO ORDER.
Afternoon Tea 3:30 to 5:00
Parties A Specialty
149 S. Limestone
Kentucky Rifle Team is Going at Top
The University of Kentucky Rifle
team has been traveling at a fast clip
this year and !bids fair to exceed the
envialble records of all previous learns.
The number of matches that have been
fired, although few, have netted victories for the Cats.
Through the efforts of Captain
and a few memlbers of the team
a rifle association has been, formed,
known a the Blue Grass Rifle Association. Colonel Freeman has been
elected president and Captain
secretary of the new organization. .Sonve of the best shots iii this
vicinity have formed clubs and are
firing weekly matches in the University armory. Among the teams are
the Rotary Club, Knights of Columbus, Versailles, American Legion,
Busi314th Cavalry, 399th Infantry.
ness men of Lexington are taking an
aictive part in the Association.
The last reports issued showed that
the University team was leading the
league. In a recent match the Cat
outfit scored 995 points out of a pos
sible 1,000 in the prone position, and
816 out of a possible 1,000 in the sit
ting position. The next match will be
held during the week ending Feb
ruary 23 with the Cats meeting the
University of Minnesota riflemen.
THE PROPER PLACE TO TAKE YOUR BEST GIRL
IS TO A
Sunday Nite Dinner
WILDCAT RIFLEMEN LEAD
BLUE GRASS ASSOCIATION
So many social affairs
F. B. ROB ARD S
COLLEGE BOYS' TAILOR
FOR SPRING SOCIAL AFFAIRS
McGurk and O'BRIEN
How far do they trace thei ranees- try?
The grandfather, a City Bank Di
rector, was traced as far as China;
there all traces were lost. London
The Very Best of Food and Service, with a Popular Musical
Management L. B. SHOU1E
AT THE COLLEGE HANGOUT
Jatt ABOVE Hlflk
WEBB AND OPPIE KIDD, Preft,