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State University of Kentucky 


University Begins Year 
With Bright Prospects 

Blue and White Team Has 
Best Prospects in Years 

Beloved Wife of President 
Emeritus Passes Away 

More Than 900 Matriculate on First Two Days of School 
and Many More are Expected Before End of 

Strongest Preliminary Offerings Yet Made For Football 
Work on New Barker Field — Number of 
200-Pounders Trying For the Team. 




The many students of the Univer- 
sity, members of the faculty, officers 
of the administration, friends and 
acquaintances were grieved to hear 
of the death of Mrs. Lucella W. Pat- 
terson, which occurred at her resi- 
dence on the University campus last 
Friday afternoon at 3 o’clock. Bron- 
chitis, contracted a few weeks ago, 
was the cause of her death. Mrs. Pat- 
terson is survived by her husband, Dr. 
.Tames K. Patterson, president emer- 
itus of State University, and by a 
sister, Mrs. Lucy R. Yost, of Green- 
ville, Ky. She was 80 years old. 

The funeral services were held at 
the Patterson home on the University 
campus Sunday afternoon at 3 o’clock, 
the Rev. Edwin Muller, pastor of the 
First Presbyterian Church, and the 
Rev. Dr. Charles Lee Reynolds, pas- 
tor of the Second Presbyterian Church, 
conducting the services, The inter- 
ment took place in the Patterson mau- 
soleum in the Lexington cemetery. 

The loss of one of Kentucky’s most 
noble women was deeply lamented 
through the local press, and in reso- 
lutions adopted by the Alumnae Club 
and the faculty of State University 
Saturday afternoon as follows: 

"Whereas, it has pleased an all-wise 
Providence to remove from our midst 
Lucelia Wing Patterson, the beloved 
wife of James K. Patterson, president 
emeritus of State University; 

“Therefore, be it resolved by the 
faculty of the State University that 
we extend to Doctor Patterson our 
sincere and heart-felt sympathy in 
this sad hour of his bereavement. 

"For many years his stay and help- 
mate, she brought into his life the in- 
spiration and charm of a gentle wom- 
anliness, the hope and steadfastness 
of purpose of a Christian character. 

‘IGentilie, kindly, patient, actuated 
only by noble purposes, a gentlewoman 
by birth and education, she left an 
abiding impress for good upon the 
lives of many generations of stu- 
dents, and into the atmosphere of 
(Continued on Page 2) 

Whn the doors of Buell Armory 
were formally thrown open Monday 
morning for the beginning of the 
forty-seventh annual session of the 
University, a large crowd was waiting 
to matriculate, and it was after 6 
o'clock Tuesday night before the reg- 
istration ceased. A total of 918 were 
registered in the two days and this 
number is expected to be considerably 
augmented before the end of the 


♦ WILDCAT FIGHTS, 1915. 4 

♦ Oct. 2 — Butler College, at Lex- ♦ 
4 ington. 4 

4 Oct. 9 — Earlliam College , at 4 

4 Lexington. 4 

4 Oct. 16— Mississippi A. & M. 4 
4 College, at Columbus, Miss. 4 

4 Oct. 23 — University of the South 4 
4 (Sewanee), at Lexington. 4 

4 Oct. 30 — University of Cincln- 4 
4 natl, at Lexington. 4 

4 Nov. 6 — University of Louisville, 4 
4 at Louisville. 4 

4 Nov. 13 — Purdue University, at 4 
4 Lexington. 4 

4 Nov. 26 (Thanksgiving) — Uni- 4 
4 versity of Tennessee, at Lexing- 4 

Park, Thomas, Reed and 
Wright Play Season 

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Freshman Hair Not to be 
Cut This Year, Is the 
Faculty Rule 

With Lexington 


On September 6 a letter was sent by 
the President of the University to each 
male member of the Senior class, and 
one to the parents of each male mem- 
ber, emphasising the seriousness of 
the offense of hazing, which includes 
hair-cutting, and stating the penalty 
for any infraction of the anti-hazing 
rule. The letter addressed to the stu- 
dents follows: 

Lexington, Ky., Sept. 6, 1915. 
"My Dear Young Friend: — 

"At the coming session of the Uni- 
versity, you will be in the Senior 

“The object of this letter is to call 
your attention to the fact that the 
faculty has passed a stringent rule 
against hazing of any kind, and es- 
pecially against that form of hazing 
which consists in cutting the Fresh- 
men’s hair. I also wish to remind you 
that, last year, when certain young 
men in the dormitories were reinstat- 
ed for the offense of hazing, it was 
done upon the promise that hereafter 
all sorts of hazing would be banished 
from the campus. That was the con- 
tract signed by all the students in the 

“Frequently, when students have 
gotten into trouble in the University 
and been punished, they have appeal- 
ed to me, as President of the Univer- 
sity, on the grounds they did not know 
the existence of the law for the breach 
of which they were punished. Thus 
far, 1 have always helped them out of 
trouble, but having obligated myself 
to the faculty to carry out this rule, it 
will be my duty to see that the law 
against hazing is enforced next ses- 

“1 hope you will return to school in 
good health and spirits, and with the 
full determination to assist me in the 
enforcement at all lawful discipline 
on the campus and to uphold my hand 
in everything for the good of "State.” 

“I hope you will not consider this in 
any way, a threat, but that you will 
feel that it has come from my heart 
and for your benefit. 

"Hoping to see you soon on the cam- 
pus, I am 


The matriculation was carried on 
very systematically, very little trou- 
ble being experienced by the stu- 
dents. After matriculation, the stu- 
dents were able to find out about 
their courses, classes, et cetera, from 
the representatives of the various col- 
leges who wee** seated around the 

(Special Dispatch to the Kentucky 

PHILADELPHIA, Pa., Sept. 14.— 
James Park, former Kentucky State 
University athlete, of the St. Louis 
Browns, won his third successive 
j game, defeating ur- locul team here 
today, score 12 to 4. Park allowed 
I only four hits and struck out three 

The ability of Kentucky State Wild- 
cats to make good outside of college 
amateur circles has been amply dem- 
| onstrated during the past summer by 
| the records of “Jim” Park, Ad Thom- 
as, "Rasty” Wright, and “Biscuit” 
Reed, all of whom have been playing 
professional baseball this season, and 
I who have decidedly made good. All 
of them were members of the Lexing- 
ton Ohio State League team, which 
was a contender in both of split-sea- 
son races in that league, and the K. S. 
U. boys were among the best in the 
whole circuit. 

Paul GoBsage, the well-known pitch- 
er, who was a student in the Law De- 
partment last year, but was prevented 
from playing on the University team 
because of his professional record, 
spent the summer as a member of the 
Charlotte (N. C.) team in the North 
Carolina League. 

 . "Jim” Park was purchased by the 

8l.« Louis American League team for a 

price said to be one of the largest ever 
’ - 

Hid for an Ohio State League player 
And reported to them during the lat- 
ter part of August. On September 7 
he pitched his first game in the 
majors against the Cleveland team, 
with one of their strongest pit tier- 
opposing him and as was expected ot 
him won the game, by the score of 4 

Various changes have been made in 
several departments, both in courses 
and faculty. The College of Agricul- 
ture has added courses in vegetable 
gardening and in floriculture. The 
greenhouses and gardens at the Ex- 
periment Station will be used by the 
students this year more than ever be 
fore. Two additions have been made 
to the faculty of this college. N. R. 
Elliot, from Ohio State University, 
takes the position made vacant by the 
resignation or Fred Hofman, who ac- 
cepted a position with the Bureau of 
Markets Department, of Washington, 
D. C., and Dr. Philip L. Blumenthal, 
graduate of this University and of 
Yale, has accepted a position as chem- 
ist at the Experiment Station. 

Candidates for degrees in this de- 
partment who have not done practical 
farming work, will be required to 
work on the farm at least two sum- 
mers before they can graduate. 

The College of Law has added a re- 
quirement for entrance that all stu- 
dents under twenty-one years of age 
must have one year of university 
work, in this department two addi- 
tions have been made to the faculty. 
Reubeu B. Hutchcraft, Jr., graduate 
of Transyivunia College and of the 
Harvard Law School, will be instruc- 
tor aud ( icorge DuRelle, of Louisville, 
will leliver a course of lectures on 
“Federal Jurisdiction and Procedure.” 

In the Arts and Science College ad- 
ditions have been made in the Chem- 
ist r  English and Journalism Depart- 
ments .1 K. Mitchell, of Westinin- 
1st * ' College: W illiam H. Staebner, 
of   lark College, and A. H. Waitt, of 
Massachusetts Technical Institute, 
hu\ been added to the Chemistry De- 
ptr ment as prolessors of elementary 
tCoiwi nued on Page 3) 

“It seems to me that only a very 
bad run of luck could prevent State 
from having one of the best football 
teams she has ever had,” said Dr. 
Tlgert, the popular University coach, 
familiarly referred to among the stu- 
dent body as “Tige,” the other even- 
ing after coming in from the new Bar- 
ker Stadium with his large squad of 
prospective Wildcats. 

“Everything points to a bright 
year,” continued the "long logician.” 
“We have a splendid field — undoubted- 
ly one of the best in the South. The 
material at hand is excellent; the ath- 

The first meeting of the staff of 
The Kentucky Kernel will be held Fri- 
day afternoon at 3:30 o’clock in the 
Journalism Department rooms in the 
basement of the Main Buildiug. Plans 
for the year will be discussed and 
details of the system will be worked 
out. It is absolutely imperative that 
each member of the staff attend this 
meeting unless prevented by some- 
thing unavoidable. ThU is the most 
important staff meeting for the year. 



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MRS. JAS.K. PATTERSON wildcats make good. 

_____ "Whereas, we, the literary societies ___ 

(Continued from Page 1) of the 8tate University of Kentucky, (Continued from Page 1) 

- — feel kindly and graciously toward Dr. 

the University at large she brought Patterson and his family for the fath- performance for a "rookie" pitching 

the spirit of rare helpfulness and true pr j v guidance and Invaluable assist- I 11 * first game In the big time circuit 

refinement. ance he has given us, now, attracted a great deal of attention and 

"Be It resolved further, that a “Therefore, be it resolved, That we, assures “.Tim” of a place on the 8t. 
copy of these resolutions be spread the literary societies of the State Uni- Louis team. 

upon the minutes of the faculty and versity of Kentucky, extend to Dr. Commenting on the victory under 
that copies thereof be sent to the Patterson our heartfelt sympahty In date Hne °f September 7, the 8t. Louis 

press of the city.” his bereavement, and, Republic says: 

P. Paul Anderson, Charles Joseph “Be it further resolved, That a “Jim Park, of Lexington, Ky„ who 
Norwood, Walter Ellsworth Rowe, copy of these resolutions be sent to failed to Join the Indians last April 
Arthur M. Miller, William Thornton Dr. Patterson, a copy spread upon the because of a broken collarbone, pitch- 
LafTerty, Joseph H. Kastle, Alexander minutes of the literary societies of ed and won Ills first. American League 
8t. Clair Mackenzie, Clarence W. Ma- the University and a copy sent to each game, 4 to 1, today, but it was as a 
thews, Committee of the Faculty. of the city papers and the 'Kentucky member of the Browns. Incidentally 

(Continued from Page 1) 

Illustrative of the public sentiment Kernel’ for publication. 

in i y rd to the beautiful character 

whic.   ”h. Patterson possessed, the 
Lexlngion Herald published the fol- 
lowing beautiful editorial Tuesday 

Mr* Jan-es Kennedy Patterson was 
a gentle-womau of the old Kentucky 
school. She was not known person- 
ally among a wide circle. Her sphere 
was In her home. Cultured, reserved, 
of lofty dignity, and with womanli- 
ness of the highest order, her influence 
was felt among all who knew her. 
She had a gift, not always found 
among wives of public men. She kept 
aw’ay from such of her husband’s af- 

"J. T. GOOCH, 


"Union Literary Society. 

”R. E. ULLEN, 

"Patterson Literary Society. 

‘Phllosophlan Literary Society.” 

his debut went eleven innings. To 
make his victory especially notewor- 
thy, it was against Willie Mitchell, 
who generally has but to warm up to 
yeat the Browns. 


"The rookie, however, outpitched the 
veteran portslder and proved decided- 
ly effective in the pinches. Not only 
that, but when his teammate* came 
through in the eleventh with the run 
that placed St. Louis in the lead, Jim 
himself plastered a two-sacker to right 
that drove in two more runs and made 
it a cinch that the Browns would win. 

"It was a real hurling duel that Bill 
and Jim treated the 600 fans to. Each 
allowed but five hits during the first 

Francis X. Bushman is coming to ° ' 

She had a gift, not always found th# Ada Meade next Su nday, Septem . “It was a real hurling duel that BUI 

among wives of public men. She kept . „ . . . - , . _ and Jim treated the 600 fans to. Each 

ber 10 in his first release on the new 

away from such of her husband’s af- . a . , allowed but five hits during the first 

Metro program. The Second in 

fairs, as were necessarily matters be- Gom]ntnd ., haB ^ choj|en M thls nine innings. Each was possessed of 
tween him and the public. Many 8creen goV€rel ^. 8 flrgt vehlcle Md good control. Had both been afforded 
men have been made by their wives. froni roport8 that have come in from perfect support, not a run would have 
and the judgment of many others has ^ East u rival8 &nyihlng that ha * » een registered prior to the eleventh 

been warped by advice from a well- ^ 8hown here inning." 

meaning wife, not informed on all the 

tween him and the public. Many 8creen 8Qverelgn ' e flrgt vehlcle ^ good control. Had both been afforded 
men have been made by their wives, from roport8 that have come in from perfect support, not a run would have 
and the judgment of many others has ^ Eagt u riVftl8 &DytblDg that ha8 been registered prior to the eleventh 
been warped by advice from a well- shown here. inning.” 

meaning wife, not informed on all the Thft natural lnte rest that attaches 0n law Saturday, September 10, 
iaci. B , or informed "only on the half , t8elf to war drama ln the8e day8 "Jim" pitched four and two-thirds in- 
facts told by the husband. of military unrest is heightened toy nin « 8 ln a * ame which st L™ 18 won 

Whether Mrs. Patterson represented t he appearance of such stars as Mr. from Philadelphia by the score of 8 
a type in Kentucky that is or is not Bushman and Miss Marguerite Snow. to 4   and although he does not get 

disappearing, she was the type of The battle scenes are strikingly real- credlt ,or winning the game he had 

woman that can be well followed by istic, the action is fast, well bal- Patched a good game before being 
the girls of the present generation. anced and plausibly handled. Don’t taken ° ut and had made one hit and 
There was beautiful and companion- f a n t 0 see this epoch-making film. driven in one run. Big league pitchers 
alble devotion between Dr. and Mrs. Incidentally, the vaudeville shows evidently have nothing that can get 

ratterson. The students in the Uni- a t this pretty little playhouse are lit- by and if he can keep up this 

versity, who knew her, loved her. erally knocking them off the seats, bating streak, together with his natural 
She maintained an intense devotion Every act a hit See them. ability as a pitcher, he has a brilliant 

to the University, from behind the (Adv career before him as a professional 


She maintained an intense devotion Every act a hit See them. ability as a pitcher, he has a brilliant 

to the University, from behind the (Adv career before him as a professional 

scenes. The early history of the Uni- ball player. 

versity holds a place for the influence Before going to the St. Louis team, 

of Mrs. Patterson, through her loyal “KICK IN” Park was one of the best pitchers in 

faith in her husband and his cause. Theatre patrons who are looking for- the Ohio State League maintaining an 
Further tribute was paid to her by ward to something out of the ordinary average for the entire season of 
the Caledonian Society, the Woman’s j n the forthcoming appearance of that about .800, and playing a brilliant 
Club of State University, and the powerful and amusing comedy-drama, game in various positions in the field 
three literary societies through reso- “Kick In," ait the Ben All Theatre Fri- where his record was perfect, accord- 
lutions. day and Saturday and Saturday mat- ing to the records that are available. 

"The literary societies adopted the inee, will not be disappointed. The His chief weakness while playing on 
following: fame of this Wijlatd. Mack master- the Lexington team was his inability 

"Whereas, Almighty God in his in- piece has spread \hrotighout -(he coun- to hit with any degree of regularity, 
finite wisdom, saw fit to take from Dr. try and.evecydifie Iseafeek’tn* witness his per cent being less than .250, but 
James K. Patterson his loving and af- the ylpy •.wbhch eaused such a stir in since he has been under the care of 
fectionate wife, September 10, and, . New -YorV.thaV-t^ Republic Theatre, “Branch” Rickey at St. Louis, he 
"Whereas, Dr. Patterson has dobd where. it. Was** prodded .Ay A. H. seems to have overcome this dlfficul- 
so much for the literary societies of .Wt* d»/-was filled ‘.Vo* ifs capacity lim- ty. Park will return to the Univer- 
the State University of Kentucky^! its ’at *e\^/y, pferrdrmance for an entire sity where he will be assistant foot- 
— ’year. * v Kiek* In" was admitted by an ball coach and Y. M. C. A. secretary 
b yv h | ■ a ■ unanimous press to be the most hu- this year. 

■ bB I mm lal I A I man, convincing and realistic dramat- Ad Thomas, who joined the Lexing- 

V I* Af 1 A I / 1 L ' ic picture ever placed on the stage, ton team shortly after school was out, 

{and its coming to this city should also made good and after Park left 
prove to be an event long remem- was one of the best pitcherB on the 
THURS., SEPT, AA bered. (Adv.) team. At the first of the season he 

zllng straight ball and that quick 
throw to first base which are well 
known to State fans were used by 
him during the summer with great 
cffectlvenees and contributed materi- 
ly to his ability to win his starts. 
Ad, who Is the only one of the four 
Wildcats who were in professional 
hall this summer who would other- 
vise have been eligible to play this 
a son will be greatly missed from 
the University hurling staff next 

Reed and Wright were as good in 
their respective positions as any play- 
ers in the Ohio State circuit Reed 
joined the team in June and played 
the remainder of the season first as 
third baseman and later on second, 
and as substitute catcher. In his ear- 
ly games “Biscuit” was guilty of mak- 
ing a number of errors, but with a 
little seasoning he overcame this un- 
fortunate habit and played a good 
steady gome. His work on second was 
sensational and showed that he was 
naturally best fitted for playing this 
difficult position. He was right there 
with the stick, too, getting the credit 
for breaking up the long Fifth of July 
game which was tied ln the eleventh 
inning by his long drive to right field 
for two bases. The crowning achieve- 
ment of his season’s work was his abil- 
ity to steal bases which he learned in 
course of time, and it is reported that 
in one game be stole home. This re- 
port could not be verified although it 
is believed to be true. 

"Rosty,” who was signed up by the 
leveland Americans before school 
was out, reported to them about the 
niddle of June and after a short try- 
out was returned to the Lexington 
team for some more seasoning before 
taking a regular position with the 
major league team. “Rasty” may not 
have been ready for the majors, but 
he sure did make them take notice by 
his work with the Lexington team. In 
his first game, he beat out a bunt to 
Irst and without stopping continued 
on to second base, which so startled 
the opposing players that they allowed 
him to reach the Becond sack in safe- 
ty. When the next man up singled 
“Rasty” repeated his performance, and 
after reaching third which was all he 
was entitled to on the Bingle, stretched 
it into another base and reached the 
home plate ln safety to the surprise of 
the fans and the opposing team. Dur- 
ing the entire season he batted well 
and was a terror on the bases at all 
lines. His moat sensational perform- 
ance was in one of the last games of 
the season when he came ln from deep 
right where he was playing and 
scooped up a ball which had been too 
hot for the pitcher or second base- 
man to touch, and handled it with 
efficient rapidity to break into a i 


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double play. 

These men have all shown that 
they have unusual ability and one can 
safely predict that they will be beard 
from before long ln higher positions. 
The fact that Kentucky State can turn 
out such high-class athletes and gen- 
tlemen as these have shown them- 
selves to be is a strong recommenda- 
tion for the school. 


Sisler, the Michigan star pitcher 
who played here last spring in right 
field for the Michigan team, has been 
playing star ball with the St. Louis 
Browns, “Jim” Parks’ team all sum- 
mer. After pitching several games 
for them, of which he won a healthy 
percentage, he was given a try-out at 
first base, ln which position he has 
been playing ever since. He has made 
a record by his ability to hit the ball 
at any and all times and is touted as 
a coming winner. In the double-head- 
er which St. Louis played against 
Philadelphia last Saturday, he got five 
hits and a sacrifice out of nine times 
at bat. 







*red. (Adv.) team. At the first of the season he 

'oat many of his games, all of which 

were by close scores, but later luck 


began to break better with him und 
lie delivered a large per cent of wins. 
The Fool — What is matriculation? twice Ad pitched winning games 
The Wise Guy — Matriculation, my which started the Lexington team on 



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ha* always been able to inculcate 
Into an athletic organisation under 
hit direction. Remember the Fresh- 
men team of 1914. 

The panning of Park, Tuttle, Hite, 
Scott, Downing, Bailey, Roth and oth- 
er* marks the practical destruction of 
last year's team. An entirely new 
barkfleld will have to be built up, and 
positions In the line are by no means 

Of the old Varsity men who are 
back this season Captain Shrader 
stands at the head. He has not been 
out for practice In the afternoons be- 
cause of other duties, but has been 
seen In the mornings booting the ball 
50 and 60 yards. 

Big "Fats” Thompson, with his 190 
pounds, is cavorting around In char- 
acteristic style. He is faster this 
year than ever and Coach Tlgert says 
he is seriously considering playing the 
big man on the end this season. 

Maury Crutcher, ex-Manual star and 
for the past two years a Varsity man, 
will be out soon. 

Franklin Corn, of Harrodsburg, an- 
other last year’s linesman, is out again 
with his 185 pounds solidly built 
around his massive frame. 

Karl Zerfoss, who was used on the 
end and In the backfleld last year, 
will try for a position on the '15 elev- 1 

Coach Tlgert is basing his optimis- 
tic forecast concerning a winning ag- 
gregation largely upon the Freshman 
team, all of whom are in the Univer- 
sity again. 

Outstanding in the bunch, and about 
whom has been much anxiety con- 
cerning his matriculating this year is 
"Doc” Rjodes, who has decided to \ 
cast his lot again with the Blue and 
White. “Doc” could not resist the 
call of the blood in spite of the press 
of business in which he has been en- 
gaged down in Mississippi. 

Kinney, of the Freshman team, and 
Bart Peak are men whom Tlgert can 
call on to relieve Rodes. 

Jimmie Hedges, always a popular 
favorite along the side lines, is also in j 
college but has not yet appeared for 

For backfleld positions will be Grab- 
felder, one of the fastest and most 
powerful men In college; Gumbert, of 
Richmond, who has appeared in sev- 
eral Varsity games; Britton, the big, 
massive fullback on the Freshman 
team, who hails all the way from Col- 
orado. “Tink” and Charley Haydon, 
the Springfield ends, and "Red" 
Spaulding, a townsman, who did 
guard duty for the Freshmen, will 
work hard for places. Hlckerson, the 
big linesman from Somerset, is here 
but due to an illness this summer is 
not in the best of shape. 

Server, Freshman tackle last year, 
is out booting the pigskin 60 or more 
yard. In the kicking department the 
coaches say they are admirably 

Dempsey is about 17 pounds lighter 
than he was last year, as he only man- 
ages to tip the beam at 185 or there- 

Simpson, former Lexington High 
School star, who played guard for the 
Freshmen last year, weighs about 185 
pounds at present and is in good 
shape. "Red” Eubanks, a substitute 
lineman last year, who weighs over 
200 and who came to State in 1914 
as "green as a gourd” as far as foot- 
ball is concerned, should develop into 
a good man this season. 

Hherley Clayton, a 190-pound Mur- 
ray. Ky., product, is back for a posi- 
tion and work in the University. 



Almost anything that can be said 
about the new arrivals, who are foot- 
ball hungry, Is only problematical at 
present. Those showing up well In 
practice are: 

Clements, of Morganfleld, who has 
starred on the high school team of 
that place for the last three or four 
years and who weighs about S00 

Vanderen, a 165-pound compactly 
built and strong Cynthlana high 
school man. 

1 Nat Aaron, of Liberty, Ky., who 
will weigh 165 at present, says he Is 
almost 10 pounds underweight. 

These men are line material and 
another who Is expected to show up 
soon Is Tapscott, of Owensboro. To 
describe him would be to say ha Is 
enormous. He weighs more than 200 

For the backfleld the most likely 
candidates of the new men at present 
seem to be: 

Mcllvaln, a Cynthlana boy, who will 
weigh about 165 pounds. This man 
is highly commended by those who 
have seen him in action for Cynthlana 
High School. 

A teammate and the other half on 
the Cynthlana team last year is Poin- 
dexter. He weighs about 10 pounds 
less than Mcllvaln, but Is lightning 

Clarence Davidson, the best man on 
last year’s Covington High School 
team, which "mopped up” with nearly 
all the high school teams around Cin- 
cinnati and the northern part of the 
State. This man weighs only 155, 
but is as wide as he is high and solid 
as an oak. 

Paul Spann, one of the best men 1 
that Shelbyville High School has ever 
produced, is a man similar in build to 
that of Davidson. His weight is prac- 
tically the same. 

Many others are out, and probably 
the best “find” in college has not 
been referred to here. 

E. E. Bogie, a 230-pounder, of Mt. 
Sterling; William Duncan, of Owens- 
boro, who is pronounced by the large 
Davies County contingent in the Uni- 
versity to be the best football player 
in the state, are other possibilities, 
who, the coaches say, may come in. 

Crutcher promises to induce Heick, 
the star center on Manual’s eleven 
last year, to come here. 

"Chicken” Park, "Turkey’s” broth- 
er, is expected to come out soon, as 
is another brother, George, of the fa- 
mous Park family. 

Karl Zerfoss also has a "kid” 
brother, George, in school, who is 
larger than Karl and is said to be 
good pigskin “stuff.” 

Butler College will be here October 

2 for the opening game. It will be 
the dedication game of the new Bar- 
ker Stadium and Judge Barker will 
in all probability be called upon to 
make a speech. 

The new Held is a beauty. Besides 
the addition to the new fences and 
the bleachers which have been erect- 
ed, a new press box which will accom- 
odate the Kentucky Kernel, Lexington 
Herald and Leader and other repre- 
sentatives, will be erected before the 
first game in the center and at the top 
of the new bleachers on the south 



(Continued from Page 1) 
chemistry, and E. F. Ellzey, of Mis- 
sissippi A. and M., is doing fellowship 
work oil the same subject. Derrell 
Hart, graduate of this University, and 
who has been doing summer work at 
Columbus, has been added to the fac- 
ulty us assistant in English. Miss 

Frances Jewell, graduate of Vassar 
College, will also be an assistant in 
the English Department this year. 
Miss Christine Hopkins will do fellow- 
ship work in the Department of Jour- 
nalism, In pursuance of a master’s 

H. O. M. Stack, of Brooklyn, N. Y., 
succeeds Dr. W. L. Anderson as physi- 
cal director. Several changes will be 
made In the gymnastic work this 
year. All Individual work will be 
discontinued, everyone being required 
to do class work. Strenuous work 
will be superseded by gymnastic games 
and light calisthenics. 

The cafeteria will be In charge of 
Goorge R. Smith, a member of last 
year's graduating class. 

The only change in the Military De- 
partment is that there will be an ex- 
tra company for those who work, 
which will drill at the fourth hour. 

The business office has been moved 
across the hall, the postoffice now oc- 
cupying the entire office where the 
business office formerly was. The 
postoffice this year will be used as 
an information bureau, in addition to 
its regular business of handling the 
mail, parcel post packages, etc. A 
change has been made in the mall 
system this year, students not having 
boxes being required to call for their 
mail instead of taking it out of the 
box themselves. 

Jiames Parks. member of last 
year's graduating class, and who has 
been playing baseball with the St. 
Louis Browns this summer, will have 
charge of the University Y. M. C. A. 
this year. The work in all the other 
colleges and departments will re- 
main the same as last year. 



Princeton’s “Honor System” Puts 

"Exams” in the Hands of the Stu- 
dents and Avoids Any Crib- 
bing Scandal. 

(From Princeton Press Bureau.) 

Can you in reminiscence recall the 
examination room of your school days? 
The stern teacher watching like a 
sleuth for an unnatural move of the 
idle left hand, the boy at the neigh- 
boring desk whose answers are fine- 
ly noted on his white cuff, the detec- 
tion and removal of one who was not 
clever enough to avoid the teacher’s 
eye — all these mean “examinations” , 
at one time in America’s educational 
history. Even today perhaps this has 
not entirely disappeared. 

Those who have left the walls of 
Princeton University in the past twen- 
ty-two years, however, have a very 
different recollection of the dread 
“examination period.” It was in 1893 
that the Princeton honor system was 
established, and in the Interval since 
that time it has become to be re- 
garded as Princeton’s “most sacred 

Here is how it works. The students 
file into a class room for the examina- 
tion, find their questions and tablets 
and take seats wherever they desire 
(usually they bunch together in 
groups with friends, although there 
are some who like to work alone). 
The number of students at one ex- 
amination varies from three to almost 
two hundred, but the conditions are 
the same regardless of the number. [ 

Is there no professor? Oh, yes 
there is always a professor, some- 
times two or three on the platform. 
They are there to answer queries 
and to look over their morning news- 
papers. Usually the queries are all ( 
presented within a half hour of the 
start of the examination, which is to 


last three or four hours. Then one 
sees the professor’s newspaper tucked 
I carefully under his arm and one by 
jone they saunter out. Sometimes 
| there is one left on the platform read- 
jlng carefully from some material that 
he has brought along to pass an hour 
I or more, but as a rule there are no 
[faculty members In the Princeton 
classroom for a considerable period 
■of each examination. 

As to the students — the honor svs- 
tern gives them absolute freedom. 
They are permitted to go in and out 
of the room whenever they wish. 
Sometimes they go to their dormitory 
rooms to read the morning mall, 
sometimes they take time off for 
luncheon in the midst of ar» examina- 
tion and then return to resume work 
on the questions. Quite frequently 
two or three of them go away for a 
fifteen-minute walk to "dust, away 
the cobwebs.” In the room itself one 
frequently sees a whispered chat in 
one corner while two or three stu- 
dents take a few minutes off. There 
are few students who do not leave 
the room at least once during the 
three or four hours. 

At the close of the examination the 
student writes and signs this sentence 
or one similar to it: 

“I pledge my honor as a gentleman 
that I have neither given nor received 
assistance during this examination.” 

This constitutes the , Princeton 
man’s trust and it is not violated. ' 
"Impossible,” says some one. It is 
truly impossible that in twenty-two 
years this pledge should not have 
been broken and in some cases there 
have been violations, though these 
few have usually been among new 
inen in the University. 

The whole operation, even to the 
penalties for violation of the honor 
system, is left in the hands of the 
students themselves. Part of the 
plan makes it a breach of honor for 
a student to fail to report any viola- 
tion of the pledge which may in any 
way come to his notice. The court I 
which sits on the cases of violation is 
composed of six students, the four 
class presidents, and two others, the 
leaders of the undergraduate body. 
This body investigates every case 
with absolute secrecy and in case of 
conviction provides a very quick exit 
from Princeton. The reason for a 
man’s removal is never known to the 
student body. This committee on the 
honor system is a very efficient body 
of young men when it need be, but 
it must be said that in recent years 
its sessions have been held at very in- 
frequent intervals. 

Said the Daily Princetonian, the j 
student mouthpiece, a little while ago | 
in an editorial on the “Honor Sys- 1 

tern”: "The unqualified success of 

the honor system during Its twenty 
year* of existence ha* been due to a 
manly spirit and high sense of self- 
respect throughout the undergraduate 
body. To outsiders thl* method seems 
almost too Ideal to exist, but to those 
of us who have experienced Its ad- 
vantages there la not the slightest 
doubt of its sucoess. The honor sys- 
tem is sincerely believed in by every 
Princeton man, and as Princeton’s 
most sacred tradition, it is an institu- 
tion of which we are Justly proud." 



School Books and Supplies. 

The University Book Store. 
Lunch Counters and Restaurants. 
Kresge’s 5 and 10-Cent 8tore. 

W. F. Oldham. 
Metropolitan Restaurant. 


Ben AH. 


Ada Meade. 

Men’s Clothing. 

Graves-Cox £ Co. 
Kaufman Clothing Co. 
Luby & Alexander. 

Women’s Clothing. 



Roberts, Ladles’ Hatters. 
Barber Shops. 

Eagle Barber Shop. 
Leonard Barber Shop. 
George T. Martin. 

Soda Fountain and Confectionery. 
McGurk Brothers. 

Calagis & Co. 
Photographic Work. 

Franz Josef Spengler. 
Humphrey’s Studio. 

R L. McClure. 


Fred J. Helnt*. 
f’askey Jewelry Co. 

Sporting Goods. 
Callaway & Oo. 

Shoe 8tore. 

Special Shoe Co. 

Shoe Repairing. 
Chicago Quick Shoe Repairing. 

W. E. Stagg. 
Lexington Drug Co. 

Joe M. Robinson. 


Phoenix Hotel. 


P. B. Robards. 

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Published every Thursday throughout the College year by the student body 
of the State University of Kentucky, for the benefit of the stu- 
dents, alumni and faculty of the Institution. 

THE KENTUCKY KERNEL Is the official newspaper of the University. 
It la Issued with the view of furnishing to Its subscribers all the college news 
of Kentucky, together with a digest of Items of Interest concerning the uni- 
versities of other States and Canada. 


Entered at I^exlngton Uostofflce as second-class mall matter. 



Bart N. Peak Assistant Editor 

J. R. Marsh Managing Editor 

Miss Anita Crabbe Assistant Managing Editor 

Kenneth Doris Paragraph Editor 

Miss Rebecca Smith "Co-ed"ltor 

MoClarty Harblson Athletic Editor 


William C. Shlnnlck Department Editor 

J. T. Gooch Locals and Iaw Miss K. Mitchell .... Home Economics 

Julius Wolf Mechanical Lee McClain Fraternities 

Miss Anna L. Whitworth Sororities 

Miss Marie Becker .... Patterson Hall 

S. J. Caudill Mining 

James McConnell Agriculture 

Miss Elsie Heller Education 


■•till Woods H. J. Evans W. T. Cottlngham M. C. Finney 

Miss Mildred Taylor. 


W. J. Harris Business Manager 


, T~ 

Far the first time The Kentucky Kernel greets you under kts new name. 

The KArnel will attempt no apologies for this hasty issue nor put forth any 
promtyps os to what these pages shall contain in the future. It only asks you 
to remember that the ones who put forth this sheet are not full-fledged news- 
paper men and women, but mere students like ourselves, with the same duties 
and responsibilities and, incidentally, the same fallings. 

The key note of the policy of this paper will be strict impartiality as 
nearly as we can make it. The news set forth in these columns will be treated 
In accordance with its importance and the amount of space available, whether 
It be turned in by the President of the University or by the meekest Freshman 
who treads the campus. 

In the very beginning of this venture. The Kernel asks the co-operation 
of every man and woman within these halls. Only a few persons can have 
the opportunity of seeing a Blue and White football team on the field; only 
a few can come here and see the various workings of the University itself; 
but every high school in the State and many persons and institutions out- 
side of the State, peruse these pages each week. It is very often through the 
news publication of a University that outsiders form their opinions of the in- 
stitution itself. 

The Kernel's staff can not make this paper one which will reflect credit 
upon “Kentuckv” without YOUR help. If you know a bit of news or hear a 
good joke or witticism, turn lit in. It will help mightily. And don’t be in too 
great a hurry to knock. 


Elsewhere in these columns will be found a story concerning the Univer- 
sity dining hall. The dining room, or “mess hall,” is a worthy institution 
and should be patronized by every student on the campus. 

Meals are served under University supervision, at an absurdly low rate, 
and everything is done that makes for the comfort and accommodation of 
its patrons. There is no profit to the institution connected with the project. 
It is strictly a student benefit organization, whereby good and wholesome 
food can be procured virtually at cost 

A method of assuring the success of the enterprise has been adopted, 
which is, however more or less unusual. Students have been advised that 
patronage of State Hall will be compulsory to those who room in the dormi- 
tories. It remains to be seen whether a compulsory boarder will be a satis- 
fied boarder, however ideal conditions may be made for him. It might have 
been a better plan to recommend the institution to the students, present its 
advantages, and put forward its claim upon their support, thus preventing 
any criticism that restrictions had been placed upon the matter of personal 

♦ ♦ 


♦ ♦ 

Herbert Graham has requested The 
Kernel to publish a statement which 
will “put him right with the students.” 
He says that when lie is seen riding 
in the Public Safety auto, it isn’t be 
cause he lias been guilty of some 
crime, but that he is merely perform- 
ing ills duties as a reporter for The 
Herald. In the opinion of The Kernel 
that is a serious enough offense in it- 

Alter looking at the sign of a local 
tailoring establishment, which por- 
trays two young men and has the in- 
scription, "You can look like me for 
35 cents,” all that we have to say is: 
•‘Buddy, what it takes to look like 35 

cents, you’ve got it." 

The Lexington Herald naragrapher 
comments on the fact that man-eating 
sharks have appeared in droves off 
Coney Island. If all the storieB we 
have heard about that delectable place 
are true, we don’t know but what we 
would like to spend a few weeks aa a 
shark in those waters, although we 
don’t know how much of our time we 
would spend annoying the “he-male” 

In the society columns of a promi- 
nent newspaper we notice the follow- 
ing statement in the write-up of a wed- 
ding: “During, the ceremony low 

music was played.” Probably “In My 
Harem,” "When Mother Locates the 
Rolling Pin and Lauds on Pa.” or 
something of the kind. 

Shakespeare says:' “Men have 

died and worms have eaten them, but 
not for love.” But then who ever 
heard of a worm doing anything for 

Things to Worry About 

The Kentucky Association has in- 
stalled a new $6.00 combination mu- 
tuel machine at their local track and 
has had it in operation during the 
meet now going on. 

Names Is Names. 

Franklin Corn Is the editor of The 
Kentucky Kernel. 

When some of the young men about 
town come up to you and shako you 
affectionately by the hand, slap you 
on the back and otherwise make love 
to you, you can take it for granted 
that they are planning to give a sub- 
scription dance. 

“Germans at Standstill,” reads a 
headline in one of our big dailleo. 

Just so it’s a still. 


After reading the opening address 
of the Republican candidate for gov- 1 
emor, our Superintendent of Public 
Education has In all probability lost 
faith in the old adage, “There is no 

Now the authorities say that all of 
the dorm inhabitants must attend the 
State Fare. 

Which reminds us of the time worn 
saw, “you can drive an ass to college 
nit you can’t make him think.” 


Don’t fail to buy your campus tick- 
ets early. 

Don’t delay in purchasing a uni- 
form. Your country may need you 
at any time. 

Don’t decide too early upon which 
fraternity you will join. You might 
set in with the wrong “bunch.” 

Don’t fail to mention at every op- 
irtunity what high school you attend- 
ed. That makes the Seniors look upon 
you with awe and respect. 

Don’t wear a hart or cap while on the 
campus. It is too much trouble to 
raise it to the multitude of female ac- 
quaintances you possess. 

Don’t be bashful. Everything goes 
up here. If you see a girl who is a 
delight to your eyes, just make your- 
self known. 

Don’t get any information from pro- 
fessors. Consult the Seniors. 

Don’t be timid. Assert yourself. 
Remember that a University’s Fresh- 
men are its greatest assets. 


“I’ve been working hard all sum- 

“This book’s as good as new. You 
can have it cheap.” 

“Yes, I intend to study hard and 
cut out all the frivolities this year.” 

“It would be easy for me to make 
the team, but I can’t spare the time.” 

“I would be a Senior this year, but 
tiie faculty put one over on me.” 

“Of course I remember you; I Just 
can’t think of your name.” 

Ted — 1 understand your wife’s a 
good cook. 

Wed — She’s heavy on biscuits. 

A farmer in Wisconsin killed a 
chicken with a snowball. Down here 
they throw highballs at the dears. 

Bones — still in the tinning bust- 1 

Jones — Solder. 

HUES 10 VUtfE 

Faculty Arranges to Keep 
Tender Meat Out of 
Upper Class Claws 

No, dear Freshman, you need not 
fear for those curly looks a-wavln’ in 
the breeze. Your crowned pate Is 
safe. The Phrenzled Phaculty, in its 
wisdom and mtght, has declared that 
the boys will not be permitted to do 
anything which Ir not lady-like and 
genteel, and any one caught in an act 
that might be construed as rude, will 
be a candidate for disaster at the 
hands of the official executioneer, who 
will do his work thoroly after the cus- 
tomary hemming and hawing have 
been finished. 

In order that none may say that 
the Information bureau of The Kernel 
has been derelict in its duty, here Is 
the complete list of resolutions passed 
recently by the Phaculty for the guid- 
ance of Freshmen and others who may 
be classed as humans. These rules 
were furnished thru the agency of 
The Kernel’s beauty editor, who is 
now in Patt Hall yard getting his next 
week’s story. Here they are: 

Prelude (with slow, snaky music). 
The Phaculty desires to compliment 
the students for being here. The nu- 
merous Freshmen are especially to be 
commended for their courage in leav- 
ing home and mother, and in the opin- 
ion of wise men, the tender ones 
should be cared for and nurtured by 
those who are older and have already 
demonstrated their non-klllability by 
a year or more in the dormitory. 

1. Hair shall not be clipped. A 
Freshman is ugly enough with it. 

2. In order to make the University 
more home-like, students are required 
to retire to their beds or bunks or 
triple-deckers — as the case may be — 
at 8 p. m. each night. Students who 
wish to study later than this may be 
given a half-hour extension at the dis- 
cretion of the Commandant. 

3. It has been reported that some 
students often stop to converse with 
the co-eds. This has been noticed sev- 
eral times on the campus. The co- 
eds are here to study, and hencefroth 
all such conversations are taboo. 
Male students are permitted to con- 
verse but not in groups of more than 

4. Students will be permitted to at- 
tend one picture show a week, provid- 
ed that they go on Saturday afternoon 
and the films shown are of a distinct- 
ly moral or religious nature. Croquet 
will be permitted on the athletic field 
but not on the Sabbath Day. 

5. The exceedingly rough practice 
of flag-rushing is foitoidden, also the 
tug-of-war, which has been indulged 
in for several years. Last year sev- 
eral Sophomores were wet and a large 
number were attacked by cold feet 
during the tug. In lieu of this amuse- 
ment the Phaculty suggests that a 
pink tea contest be held to determine 
the supremacy of the lower classes. 
Each class will select twelve mem- 
bers to represent it and the twelve 
who pass the oolong most gr^pefully 
will be declared winners. No con- 
testant shall drink any of the tea, 
under pain of disqualification. Tea is 
very stimulating and also has a mis- 
leading color. 

6. Students who take nourishment 
at State Hall are required to chew 
each piece of meat eighty times. After 
this much maBtlcatlon it is believed 
the meat can be swallowed or carried 
home in the vest pocket with entire 


7. Other rules are unnecessary. 
The Phaculty will make special rules 
to fit each individual crime aside 
from the above provided It can catch 
the criminal. 

if General Orders No. 1 

13 September, 1916. 

The following orders are Is- 
sued for the guidance of all 

1. All Cadets will inspect, 
each day, the Bulletin Board in 
front of the Commandant’s Of- 
fice. No excuse will be accept- 
ed for failure to obey orders 
which have been posted on the 
Bulletin Board. 

2. The wearing of second- 
hand uniforms is forbidden. 

3. All Freshmen, and the 
upper classmen who have had 
no drill, will report at 3:30 p. 
m., September 15, 16 and 17, 
1916, to the Commandant at 
the Armory for preliminary 
drill and measurement for uni- 

4. All Commissioned Offi- 
cers will report same time as 

5 All other men belonging 
to the Battalion will report for 
drill at 3:30 p. m., Tuesday, 
September 21, 1916. 

6. The Battalion will fall in 
for drill at 3:35 p. m. on Tues- 
days, Wednesdays and Fridays, 
and will be dismissed at 4:35 
p. m. 

7. Men who have some phys- 
ical disability must present a 
certificate from Dr. Pryor be- 
fore they will be excused from 

8. Men claiming previous 
drill In National Guard or Mil- 
itary School must present cer- 
tificate from Company Com- 
mander or Superintendent of 
School, to be passed by Com- 

9. All absences must be 
made up by Squad Drill. Unex- 
cused absences will be made up 
by double time. Excused ab- 
sences by single time. 

10. Squad Drill will be on 
Saturday afternoons beginning 
at 1:30. 

11. Men who twice absent 
themselves from Squad Drill, 
without a good excuse, will be 
dropped from all classes in the 

By order of 


Captain and Adjutant. 


The first meeting of the staff of 
The Kentucky Kernel will be held Fri- 
day afternoon at 3:30 o’clock in the 
Journalism Department rooms in the 
basement of the Main Building. 
Plans for the year will be discussed 
and details of the system will be work- 
ed out. It is absolutely imperative 
that each member of the staff attend 
this meeting unless prevented by 
something unavoidable. This is the 
most important staff meeting for the 
: year. 


FOR RENT— Nicely furnished room 
for two young men. 283 Bast High, 
corner High and Rose. 9-16-1 1 





Mechanical Department News 

TN» College of Mechanical and Elec- 
trical Engineering opens the echool 
year of 1915-19111 with proapects fbr 
the moet successful year of ite exlst- 
ence. The malrlcnlatlon In heavy and 
the capacity of all drawing rooms, 
shop," and laboratories will be taxed 
to the utmost. 

The Freshman class promises to be 
an unusually large and well-equipped 
one that will certainly maintain and 
perhaps surpass the standard estab- 
lished by its predecessors. 

The class of 1915 has been very 
successful in establishing itself quick- 
ly and successfully in the engineering 
world. Letters have been received 
from each member of this class tell- 
ing of the future prospects and the 
past successes. These letters are very 
interesting and only lack of space pre- 
vents The Kentucky Kernel from 
printing them in full. 

J. T. Oelder, who is located with 
the Pennsylvania Railroad Company, 
at Fort Wayne, Ind., writes that he 
and his wife are delighted with Fort 
Wayne and are getting along admir- 
ably. He started with the “Pensy” on 
the 19th of June in the boiler shop 
wielding a ten-pound sledge for eight 
or ten hours at a time to the tune of 
something over thirty cents per hour. 
Oelder came to the University of Ken- 
tucky from Rochester, New York. 

M. C. Batsel, who came to the Uni- 
versity from Fulton, Ky., is with the 
Western Electric Company, Haw- 
thorne Station, Chicago. He is very 
enthusiastic over his future prospects 
and says that he is continuing his 
studies along with his “manual 

L. B. Evans is with the C. A. Dun- 
ham Company, of Marshalltown, Iowa. 
He is working for a vacuum heating 
concern and compliments the Univer- 
sity of Kentucky on the excellent 
training which he received here, es- 
pecially in his thesis work, as it is a 
valuable asset in his preesnt work. 

Carlyle Jefferson, who came to 
State from Louisville, is at present lo- 
cated with the Armstrong Cork and 
Insulation Company, Pittsburg, Penn. 
He is “much pleased with the outlook 
for a successful future.” He says that 
he soon will be transferred to the 
sales department. 

T. F. Haynes is located with the 
Pennsylvania Railroad Company at 
Columbus, Ohio. He says the pros- 
pects for big things are bright and 
that on every side men are talking 
about the return of "good times.” B. 
C. Parker, a graduate of the 1916 
class, is located with the same com- 

Don’t Fail to Visit 
Kresge S Soda 
Fountain and 
Lunch Counter 

A Four Item 
Lunch (or 10c 

T. F. Elchhorn, of Cynthlana, Ky., is 
with the Westlnghouse Air Brake 
| Company, of Wllmerdlng, Penn. He 
is an expert on making diaphragms 
for the eighteen-pound shrapnel and 
say* that the worst feature of his 
nork is that the ammunition he makes 
goes to the Allies. 

T. E. Bolling, also a ’15 graduate, Is 
located with the American Blower 
Company, of Detroit, Mich. He re- 
ports that he likes the work and was 
| “put on the Job” five minutes after 
his arrival. He Is in the Experiment- 
al Engineering Department, where the 
work is highly technical, Instructive 
and interesting. H. E. Barth Is also 
with this company. 

K P. Howe, of Ellzavllle, Ky., is 
located with the Babcock and Wilcox 
Company, of Barberton, Ohio, and is 
getting along splendidly in his ’pren- 
tice work. He says that the oppor- 
tunities in his work are unlimited and 
that it all depends upon the man as 
to how far he can go. 

P. D. Hawkins, of Lexington, has | 
been with the Remington Arms Com- 
pany, Illon, New York, and says that t 
he is in love with his work, and is not ; 
out for the “mere dollar.” 

A. R. Blackburn is making Frank- 
lin automobiles and is located at their 
plant at Syracuse, New York. He is 
located in the manufacturing depart- 
ment, where he will be able to learn 
thoroughly the details of the manu- 
facture of the cars before being put 
into the sales department. 

“Rlackie” sends a few kind words of 
advice "to the man who is about to 
enter college," and says for him not 
to plan to become a mechanical en- 


gineer unless he expects to work “five ; 
times as hard as he ever dreamed of 1 
working in high school." He also ad- 
vises students in this department to 
get all the practical Bhop work they 
can in the summer. 


Unfortunate are they, indeed, who 
cannot find in the daily association 
of their fellow-students an inspira- 
tion, something to emulate, or some- 
thing to admire. Henry Kolbe was 
born in a land where education of 
the poor is a crime and the shadow 
of religious persecution falls heavy on 
many wretched homes. One by one 
he surmounted these barriers of ig- 
norance and oppression and became 
a student in the gymnasium (high 
school) of Warsaw, Poland. Finish- 
ing the six-year course in four years, 
Kolbe came to the United States and 
became a student of State Univer- 
sity Just before the war started in 
Europe. He is now a Sophomore in 
the College of Mechanical and Elec- 
trical Engineering and has not only 
supported himself, but has kept up 
a high standing in his class room 
work ever since he entered the 
school. Being a modest youth, he 
doe snot tell his fellow-students that 
he learned the English 1 anguage 
without an hour of Instruction and 
that he was reading Sir Walter Scott 
before he had ever left his native 
land. He does not boast of the fact 
that he can speak French, German, 
Polish, Russian, English and Hebrw 
as well as read Latin and Greek. 

MoBt of us in school have lived all 
our lives in the bright sunlight of 
freedom, Indeed, our education has 
almost been thrust upon us, yet, how 
many of us can Bpeak a single for- 
eign tongue? Henry Kolbe has only 
demonstrated again that verything is 

easy for the man who cannot believe 
that he was intended to live forever 
In the rut in which environment has 
placed him. 


The undergraduate students of the 
College of Mines and Metallurgy are 
returning to their college filled with 
enthusiasm from their very interest- 
ing and profitable vacation spent in 
the mining and metallurgical districts 
of the United States. They have re- 
ceived valuable training and experi- 
ence in gold mining, copper concentra- 
tion, and efficiency as well as engi- 
neering construction, and coal mining. 

The impression that these young 
engineers have made with managers 
of the various companies is most sat- 
isfactory and In every case the man- 
agement has asked them to return at 
the close of the present college year, 
and in several Instances the young 
men have already received offers of 
permanent positions after graduation, ; 

S. J. Caudill spent the better part 
of the summer at Jenkins, Ky., mak- 
ing a special study of conditions de- 
termining the best method of mining 
the Elkhorn By-Product coal seam. 

“Red” Jones, the gold miner, who 
has Just returned from Victor, Colo- 
rado, is disappointed that Cal Schlrm- 
er and Louis Ware have not returned 
from Morenci, Arizona. Jones thinks 
the trouble is they hesitate to drop a 
salary of $105.00 per month, but he 
expects them to Join the Junior class 
within the next two weeks. Eyle and 
Hume spent their vacation in con- 
structing the largest coal conveyor 
in the world at Sprigg, W. Va., and 
Schwant has had excellent practice in 
mine operation and coke making at 
.lenham, Ky. 

The Sophomore miners have also 
had a good summer of practical ex- 

The department has an increase in 
Freshmen over last year and they are 
of the kind that make “live wires of 
high voltage." 

Miners’ Get-Together Meeting. 

The first meeting of the Kentucky 
Mining Society will be held in the en- 
gineering room of the Mining Engi- 
neering building, beginning promptly 
at 7:30 o’clock on the evening of 
Tuesday, September 21. 

Every student matriculated in the 
College of Mines and Metallurgy is ex- 
pected to attend. Matters of great im- 
portance to all will come before the 



The following verses by a University 
student, which appeared in the Lex- 
ington Herald this summer in an issue 
published on the day following one of 
“Jim" Park’s victories, are especially 
appropriate in view of Park’s defeat 
of the Philadelphia team on Tuesday 
by a score of 12 to 4. Incidentally, 
this is “Jim’s" third start in the ma- 
jors and his third victory: 

“You’re something of a pitcher, Jim, 
In pinches you’re a Son of Swat, 

And have I failed your fame to hymn? 
To put it briefly — 1 have iiot. 

“This morning then another lay 
I'm forced to pen, am I to blame? 
Know, ye fans, that yesterday 
Jim Park grabbed another game.” 
— McClarty Harblson. 


Exhibits of (he Kentucky Experi- 

ment Station milk, shown at the Pan- 
ama Pacific Exposition scored nlnoty- 
slx per cent and second place in com- 
petition with similar exhibits from 
other State Experiment Stations. The 
Kentucky station was awarded the sil- 
ver medal of honor. 

The bacterial count of the Kentucky 
milk was only 300, which was one of 
the lowest counts attained by any of 
lie r.OO exhibitors of milk. 


lady as proud as old Lucifer 
's tired of her husband's abuclfer. 

She says she will see 
If she ever gets free 
Love doesn’t again make a gucifer. 

A young wife complained to the Gov. 
Her husband was rude and kept shov. 
Tho but recently wed 
He had changed, so she sed. 

And had quite given up lovey-dov. 

— Boston Transcript. 


Philip H. Porter, Jr., of Clinton, Ky., 
who has attended school at Vander- 
bilt for the last two years has decid- 
ed to come to a “regular" school and 
has registered at Kentucky State. Ha 
will he in the Junior class and will 
take major English work. Mr. Porter 
Is a member of the Alpha Tau Omega 

Horace Clark, of Maysville, will be 
a student at Kentucky State this year 
and will enter as a Sophomore In the 
Civil Engineering school. Mr. Clark 
attended Sewanee last year. 


A pretty young girl named Louise 
Said: “I’m really not hard to plise; 

‘Kentucky’ is great 
But It seems cruel fate 
Will make me pay four thousand Use.” 




Sunday, September 19 






Tlefcstssoldat LEXINGTON good going on Special Train leaving 11.11 am. or 
on Train N o. I. 

Apply to nearest Ticket Agent, Queen * Crescent Route, for further Information. 

101 C. Main ft. 

H. C. KING, Pateenger^and Ticket Agent, 

Phono 49 


College Men! 

We are showing a swell 
line of Shoes for you col- 
lege fellows — Shoes for 
Full Dress wear, Semi- 
Dress or hard service. “Joe Tilt’s” Men’s Shoes can’t be 
beat for long service, and “Marshall’s” are there with the 
style and snap. Prices are $4.00, $4.50 and $5.00. We shall 
be very pleased to show you. “Best on Earth” for the prices 
we are asking for them. 

The Special Shoe Company 

Lexington’s Great Popular Price Shoe Store. 

206 West Main St. Cy Hanks, Manager. Lexington, Ky. 

Reliable Reasonable 

Th© Caskey 
Jewelry Co. 

Successors to A. K. LYON 


The University Store. 

Cornpr Limestone and Winslow 

Lunch Counter Open Seven Days and Nights 
Especially on Sunday 

Full Line of STATIONERY and SUPPLI! S * 






The Atchison prize of $10 In gold, 
offered by the College of Ml nee and 
Metallurgy to the student having the 
beet attendance In that college during 
the pant yeer, wee won Jointly by W. 
H. Noel, O. C. Rogers, 8. J. Caudill 
and Jacob Flocken, and wae awarded 
to them during the eummer. Accord- 
ing to the records of the Regletrar, 
Messrs. Rogers, Caudill, Flocken and 
Noel had a perfect attendance, hence 
the price was divided equally. 

Professor Perry Cassidy, assistant 
professor of engineering In the College 
of Mechanical and Electrical Englf 
neering, has resumed his duties, after 
an extended vacation spent in New 
Mexico and California. 

Robert B. Taylor, who graduated 
here last June, has returned from a 
trip to California, the entire distance 
which he traveled In his Bulck. Mr. 
Taylor, In company with a number of 
friends, fcft Lexington early in'* the 
summer. The trip out was made by 
way of St. Louis, Kansas City, Colo- 
rado Springs, Salt Lake City, Reno 
and Sacramento, crossing the Three 
Great Deserts. The entire distance 
was covered without an accident. 
After a visit to the exposition, the 
party went to Los Angeles and San 
Diego, and then returned home by 
way of Arizona, New Mexico and 

At the various County Teachers’ In- 
stitutes held throughout the State 
during the summer, a number of pro- 
fessors of State University were in- 
structors. Dr. A. S. Mackenzie had 
charge of the Institutes in Hickman, 
Harrison and Nelson counties; Profes- 
sor J. T. C. Noe conducted the Insti- 
tutes in Clay, Hancock, Kenton, Law- 
rence, McCracken and Warren coun- 
ties, and Professor C. R. Melcher was 
instructor at the oounty institute in 
Carter County. 

the death of Judge James H. Mulli- 
gan, the proprietor of "Maxwell 
Place,” the beautiful estate Just be- 
yond the campus on Rose Street, and 
of his wife, Mrs. Genlevleve Morgan 
Williams Mulligan. Judge Mulligan 
died of apoplexy on July 2, and Mrs. 
Mulligan on June 21. Judge Mulli- 
gan was the author of the well-known 
poem, "In Kentucky,” and other 
poems, one of which appeared in last 
year's Kentuckian, and was an able 
lawyer, legislator and diplomat. He 
and his wife always took an interest 
in the students and the extensive 
grounds at "Maxwell Place” were al- 
ways open to them. 

Bentley Young, of Louisville, wh6 
was a student at the University two 
years ago in the Mining Engineering 
Department, is located in Lexington 
at present, having a position on the 
staff of the Lexington Herald. Be- 
fore taking this position Mr. Young 
had been working on the Courier-Jour- 
nal in Louisville, and later was em- 
ployed with Thomas L. Barrett, repre- 
sentative of the International Case- 
ment Company. 

Mr. Young took the position on the 
Herald which had been held by Mc- 
Clarty Harbison, who left this posi- 
tion in order to resume his work as a 
student in the Journalism Department 
at the University. Other journalistic 
students who have held regular posi- 
tions on the Herald staff this summer 
are Herbert Graham and William C. 
Shinnick, reporters, and J. R. Marsh, 

Professors J. J. Hooper, Glanville 
Terrell and A. H. Gilbert composed a 
party of three to the Panama-Padflc 
Exposition this summer. The party 
left June 11 and returned July 16, vis- 
iting all interesting places in the 
West, including the Grand Canyon of 
Colorado, and the Yellowstone Nation- 
al Park, of Wyoming. 

Military Instruction Camp, near San 
Francisco, have returned and are en- 
thusiastic in their description of their 
trip. The Instruction Camp was com- 
posed of about 276 students coming 
from all parts of the United States. 
The camp is one of four organised 
each summer by the Government for 
the purpose of instructing young men 
in military matters. The State cadets 
were accompanied by B. W. McMurtry 
and J. L McChord, of Cynthlana The 
former is a student of Washington and 
Lee University and the latter of Mil- 
lersburg Military Institute. 

Russell Albert, who is Major of the 
battalion this year, attended the camp 
at Plattsburg. N. Y„ and received 
much valuable Instruction there. The 
camp was similar to the one at San 

Lawrence J. Heyman, former cap- 
tain of Company D, and present quar- 
termaster of the 8tat« University Bat- 
talion, has been elected Junior First 
Lieutenant of Company A, signal 
corps, recently organized in Lexing- 
ton under the direction of Captain 
Otto Holstein. Mr. Heyman is a prom- 
inent State student and is especially 
well known in local military circles. 

Paul Gasser, who has been a re- 
porter on the Owensboro Enquirer for 
several years, entered the University 
this year in the Department of Jour- 
nalism. Mr. Gasser was the editor of 
a column in the Enquirer called 
“Paulie’s Pickings,” and was one of 
the most valuable men on the staff. 
“Paulie’s Pickings” have already now 
deserved fame for this popular young 
State journalism major. 

E. F. Farquhar, Professor of Eng- 
lish, spent the summer in New York, 
where he was engaged in post-grad- 
uate work at Columbia University in 
mediaeval romanticism and compara- 
tive literature. 

G. C. Rogers, a graduate of the Col- 
lege of Mines and Metallurgy, took a 
position in the early part of July with 
the American Zinc Company, of Ten- 

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Many fraternities held their conven- 
tions in California during the sum- 
mer. Pi Kappa Alpha met in San 
Francisco, and Levlng P. Young, Jr., 
of Lexington, represented Omega 
Chapter of State University. Willie 
Lee Smith, of Sebree, was the dele- 
gate from Kentucky to the Delta Chi 
gathering in San Francisco in Au- 
gust. Henry Clay Cox, of West Lib- 
erty, attended the Kappa 8lgma Con- 
clave in the Golden Gate city, as the 
spokesman of Beta Nu Chapter in 
this University. 

Misses Hattie Noland, Mary K. 
Venable and Anna Wallis, of Lexing- 
ton attended the Alpha XI Delta con- 
vention at Berkeley, Cal. Miss Annie 
Lewis Whitworth, of Hardlnsburg, 
was the representative of the local 
chapter at the convention of Alpha 
Gamma Delta on Lake Minnetonka, 
Minn. Misses Annette Martin and 
Laura Steele, of Lexington, and Re- 
becca Smith, of Paducah, were pres- 
ent at the biennial meeting of Kappa 
Delta in Chicago during August. 

The Sigma Nu’s met in Denver, and 
State was represented by Muriel 
Combest and Harold Pulliam, of Lex- 
ington. Boone Simpson, of Lexington, 
was a delegate to the national con- 

vention of Sigma Chi in San Francis- 

Members of the Chi Omega frater- 
nity held their annual house party 
at Oil Springs in August. Misses Nan- 
cy Innes, of Lexington, and Mary 
Parker and Frances Geisel, of Mays- 
vllle, were present. 


Taking up the work where it was 
left off last year by Miss Margaret 
Cassidy and Miss Mildred Taylor, the 
University Bulletin will be continued 
this year by two students majoring 
in Journalism, yet to be selected. 

The University bulletin proved to be 
of so great service last year that a 
small appropriation was arranged to 
meet the expense of publication and 
Dean Miller, of the College of Arts 
and Science, allowed a credit each to 
the editors who take charge of the 
work. This little one-sheet paper 
publishes each week a digest of in- 
ternal activity at the University, de- 
voting its energies chiefly to the brief 
announcement of meetings and Uni- 
versity events and in this manner 
keeping the various departments and 
students in touch with each other. 

The local newspapers on numerous 
occasions last year did the publishers 
the courtesy to republish its contents 
in full, thus giving to their readers a 
complete calendar of University 






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J. P. Torrence, erf Cynthlana, who 
is a student in the Law School here, 
has been employed during the sum- 
mer by the State Tuberculosis Com- 
mission, as lecturer with the tuber- 
culosis moving picture show. The 
mo vine picture show, which is mount- 
ed on an automobile, made a tour all 
over the State, everywhere meeting 
with large crowds. 

Mies Mamie Stanley, of Bedford, 
Ky? a Sophomore in the College of 
Arts and Science, has accepted a po- 
sition as teacher in the high school of 
Uniontown and In ill not return to 
State this year. 

B. F. Lam as ter and J. 8. Lamaster, 
of New Castle, Ky., members of last 
year’s Sophomore class, will not re- 
turn to State this year. B. F. Lam as- 
ter intends to enter the University at 
Cincinnati this fall. 

Miss Olive Taul, who has been a 
student here for the past two years, 
will not return this year, having ac- 
cepted a position as teacher in the 
public schools of Milford, O. While 
at the University, Miss Taul, who is 
an unusually attractive and accom- 
plished young woman, made many 
friends who will regret to learn of her 
quitting school. She will be missed 
from the basketball team, of which 
she was a prominent member. 

The students will regret to hear of 

Professor C. W. Mathews, of the 
Agricultural College, is acting in the 
capacity of fruit judge at the State 
Fair in Louisville, this week. 

As an evidence that tennis is not 
entirely neglected among men connect- 
ed with State University, Coach Ti- 
egrt won the singles championship in 
the Central Kentucky Tennis Tourna- 
ment, held at Woodland Park August 
26 to September 4, from Robert Dab- 
ney, class of 1914, now connected 
with the Experiment Station, thus re- 
versing the conditions of the previous 
year, when Dabney was the victor. 
Fifty-nine games were required to de- 
termine the winner of the three-in-live- 
games contest, three of the five sets 
necessary going into extra games. 
These two also won the doubles cham- 

Derrel Hart, member of the class of 
1912, and Paul Anderson, Jr., who 
has entered the University this fall 
from the Lexington high school, op- 
posed the veterans, and made them 
play their best for the silver trophy. 
Earlier in the season, Coach Tlgert 
and Mr. Dabney were victors in the 
doubles matches at a tournament held 
at Camp Greenbrier, W. Va., where 
the football coach spent the most of 
hiB vacation. He also was the winner 
of the singles contest there. 

Messrs. Pulliam, Combest and Crom- j 
well, who composed . the University 
batallion’B delegation to the Student 

J. Rufus Watkins, a graduate of the 
College of Civil Engineering, is in the 
employ of the Tela Railroad in Hon- 

Robert L. Ehrlich, a Civil graduate, 
has been appointed State Road In- 
spector. His headquarters have been 
In Boyle County during the summer. 

Marcus Redwine has been engaged 
in Central and Southern Kentucky, in 
behalf of the Anti-Saloon League. 

T. R. Nunan and Reuben T. Taylor 
are with a sheet metal concern in 
Buffalo, N. Y. 

G. R. Allison has been appointed in- 
spector of asphalt roads in Campbell 


Julius Wolf, one of the foremost stu- 
dents in the College of Electrical and 
Mechanical Engineering, has filled the 
position of routine inspector for the 
Fayette Home Telephone Company 
during the summer. 

Henry L. Noel, a graduate of the 
College of MineB and Metallurgy, has 
accepted a position with the W. G. 
Duncan Coal Company at Greenville, 

A thrifty lad 
Is Herman Ball; 

He saved his books 
To sell this Fall. 





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You pay no more for these good 
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ordinary clothes. 

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Th« engagement of Minn Anita 
Itaca, of Santa Fe, N. M., and Mr. 
Perry Rognrr Cassidy, assistant profes- 
sor of thermo dynamics, State Univer- 
sity of Kentucky, was announced at a 
beautiful luncheon Riven in honor of 
the bride-elect Monday, September 6, 
at her home. 

Miss Baca is a daughter of Hon. 
Roman L. Haca, for several years 
Speaker of the House of Representa- ! 
tlves of New Mexico, and Is a social 

Mr. Cassidy Is the second son of 
Superintendent and Mrs. M. A. Cas- 
sidy and Is an alumnus of State Uni- 
versity. After graduating from that 
institution in 1911 he went to Chi- 
cago, where he was engaged with 
Sargent &. Lundy, consulting engi- 
neer. In 1912 he established himself 
as consulting engineer In Santa Fe 
and it was during his stay there that 
the romance began. 

The date of the wedding will be 
announced later. 

Students at the University have re- 
ceived the following announcements: 
Mr. John W. Tucker invites you to 
be present at the marriage of his 
daughter. Ruby Jane, to Mr. Carl 
Thomas Miller, on Tuesday evening, 


Showing of 
Autumn Wear 
For Young Men 

Y OU'LL find here every- 
thing that is new in 
things to wear; and not only 
that, but the best of every- 
thing. You have this advan- 
tage here, you choose from 
nothing but good quality 
with satisfaction assured. 
SHOES— qualities men of 
good judgement s.ek. 

Graves, Cox 
& Company 

(lueorpurated. ) 

“College Fellow's Shop 

September 28, 1915, at 8 o'clock, 
Highland Baptist Church, Louisville, 

Miss Tucker Is well known at the 
University, where she was a student 
three years ago and a member of the 
present Senior Class. She was promi- 
nent In Y. W. C. A. and literary so- 
ciety circles and was a member of the 
Strollers, appearing in their play, 
"The Lost Paradise." 


Misses Elsie Speck and Annabel 
Grainger, members of the class of '15, 
will be In the faculty of the Paducah 
high school for the coming year. 

Spencer Roark, a ’15 graduate of 
Paducah high school, is a Freshman 
in the University. Mr. Roark comes 
with an enviable athletic record, hav- 
ing been captain and star end for P. 
H. S. last year. 

Miss Florence Hughes, member of 
last year’s Senior class, has been giv- 
ing swimming lessons at. Lincoln 
School and Blue Grass Park during 
the summer. 

Mr. Owen S. Lee, State '15, has been 
appointed chemist at the Kentucky 
Experiment Station. Mr. Lee is doing 
research work in the fertilizer depart- 
ment at the station. 

Miss Folsom McGuire, State 14, has 
been appointed principal of Athens 
school in Fayette County. Misses 
Julia Van Arsdale and Laura Steele, 
former State students, received ap- 
pointments in the Fayette County 
schools, also. 

For exclusive millinery go to Rob- 
erts, Ladles’ Hatters, 159 East Main 
Street, opposite Union Station. 


Thomas R. Underwood, son of T. C. 
Underwood, editor of the Kentucky 
Era, of Hopkinsville, a young news- 
paper man of several years’ experi- 
ence, is one of the matriculates major- 
ing in journalism. His work in the 
newsipaper game has been such as to 
call for favorable comment from the 
older editors of the State. 

Miss Martha Willis, one of last 
year’s Juniors in the Arts and Science 
Department, will not return to school 
this fall. She has accepted a posi- 
tion as instructor in the Shelby ville 
high school. 

Charles Rorer, of Cynthiana, who 
was a prominent athlete in Cynthiana 
high school and who since the 
mdidle of the summer has been pitch- 
ing winning ball for the Lexington 
Ohio State League team, has matricu- 
lated at the University. 


Friday evening the subscription 
dance promoted by William Walton, 
Jr. and Gordon Barrow Higgins, will 
be given in the ballroom of the Phoe- 
nix Hotel. The chaperones are: Mr. 

and Mrs. W. P. Walton, Mr. and Mrs. 
H. B. Higgins, Mr. and Mrs. Frank 
Battaile, Mr. and Mrs. Rodes Arn- 
spiger, Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Forman, 
Mr. and Mrs. Swift Champ, of Paris; 
Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Peter, Mr. and 
Mrs. T. M. Owsley, Mrs. Clay Elkin, 
Dr. and Mrs. J. A. Goodson, Mr. and 
Mrs. H. S. Brooker, Mr. and Mrs. T. 
G. Julian, Mr. and Mrs. W. T. 


The Y. M. C. A. and the Y. W. C. A. 
will give a joint social for the Fresh- 
men of the University Friday even- 
ing from 8 to 10:30 on the lawn at 
Patterson Hall. All Freshmen are es- 
pecially invited and everyone expect- 
ed to come. 


Many Prominent Young 
Men and Women 
United For Life 

Have you heard about all the wed- 
dings of State students during the 
summer? It is a wonder If you have 
not, for the number is Indeed large. 

Miss Natalie Wood and James Yost 
Hailey were married in Maysville, 1 
September 8. "Nat” and "Bill” were 
among the most popular members of 
the class that was graduated from 
State last June, and have many friends 
who will continue to "root" for them 
as enthusiastically as when they rep- 
resented the University on the basket- 
ball floor and on the gridiron. 

The marriage of Miss Grace Dabbs 
to Harlowe F. Dean took place Sep- 
tember 2, at the home of the bride 
In Morganfleld. Miss Dabbs was a 
talented student in the University, 
and Mr. Dean was the director of the 
Glee Club and Choral Society. 

Miss Margaret Cassidy and William 
Jasper Sanford were married in Lex- 
ington July 6. Miss Cassidy was a 
Sophomore in the University, and 
prominently known In journalistic 
work. Mr. Sanford, better known as 
“ Piggy, ” was graduated In ’14. His 
prowess on the track was a forerun- 
ner of his later success as Y. M. C. A. 
secretary at Greenwood, Miss. 

The marriage of Miss Martha Weak- 
lye to Robert Dawson Hawkins was 
celebrated In Shelbyville June 24. 
Miss Weakley attended State two 
years, and was popular and talented. 
Mr. Hawkins received a degree in 
mechanical engineering last June, and 
holds a lucrative position in Phila- 

Miss Genevieve Johnson was mar- 
ried to William Henry Townsend at 
her home in Lineus, Mo., June 16. 
Miss Johnson was a Senior In the Uni- 
versity last year, and leaves a host of 
friends to wish her happiness. 

The announcement of the marriage 
of Miss Marietta Cassady to O. F. 
Floyd some time in October was made 
at Versailles on September 5. Miss 
Cassady and Mr. Floyd are State grad- 
uates and are well remembered in the 

Miss Sue Lyne and Jean Shepherd 
Milner were united in marriage at the 
bride’s home in Lexington, June 24. 
Miss Lyne was a student at State for 
a year, and was popular and attrac- 

The marriage of Miss Marietta Mil- 
ligan and Raymond Ramsey was cele- 
brated in Lexington June 24. Mr. 
Ramsey was formerly a student of 
State University, where many friends 
wish him well. 

Miss Addle May Peak was married 
to John James Curtis in Lexington 
August 18. Mr. Curtis was graduated 
from State, and is a professor in the 
Department of Mechanical Engineer- 
ing of the University. 


Curators of Transylvania University 
at a recent meeting issued a request 
that the institution hereafter be 
known as Trunsylvanla College. The 
legal name will remain Transylvania 
University, but the curators request- 
ed that the other uaine be used to re- 
fer to it since it was more in keep- 
ing with the nature of the institution. 
— Tlie Lexington Herald. 


Among the new students at the 
University this year are Miss Edness ' 
Kimball, of Casper, Wyoming, and , 
Miss Dawn Flanery and Miss Dew 
Flanery, of Catlettshurg, all of whom 
have registered as Sophomores In the 
Journalism Department. Miss Kim- 
ball was a student at Ward-Belmont 
College of Nashville, Tenn., last year, 
where she took a prominent, part in 
the student activities. She held the 
responsible position of business man- 
ager of The Hyphen, the publication 
of the young ladles of Ward-Belmont, 
which has a circulation of more than 

Miss Dawn Flanery was also a stu- 
dent at Ward-Belmont, and her sis- 
ter, Miss Dew Flanery, attended Ran- 
dolph-Macon. Miss Dawn Flanery was 
a prominent member of the basket- 
ball team at Ward-Belmont and was 
also Its manager last year. 

Miss Elma Bosler, of Dayton, O., a 
graduate of the Dayton high school, 
has entered as a Freshman in the 
Journalism Department. 

We do Kodak Finishing and all 
kinds of out-of-door photography, 
flashlights, etc. Films and film packs 
developed free of charge. The usual 
prices for printing and enlarging. 
McClure Photographing A Supply Co., 
125 East Main Street. 


First Drill Duty of New Collegiate 
Year Brings Out Large Number 
of Youthful Warriors. 

State University campus was alive 
Wednesday afternoon with embryonic 
soldiers and the earth resounded with 
the reverberating tread of marching 

As is the annual custom, battalion, 
squad and company drill was taken 
up at 3 : 30 and for an hour the doughty 
Freshmen, clad not in the habiliments 
of war, but in their summer togs, 
marched and counter-marched and 
walked on each other’s feet, while the 
genial September sun brought per- 
spiration in copious generosity to 
faces that seemed serious enough to 
bring renewed assurance to Uncle 
Sam that if the worst comes he can 
depend on them to do their share in 
defense of the flag. 

One of the well nigh impossible ac- 
complishments of campus life this 
year is to induce Lieutenant Under- 
wood to relieve a student from drill, 
a duty in the prosecution of which 
he is receiving hearty approval by the 
faculty and authorities. Battalion of- 
ficers for this year were announced 
last spring. 

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Street, opposite Union Station. 



A social will be given in honor of all 
of the new students in the parlors of 
the Calvary Baptist Church at the 
corner of High Street and Rodes Ave- 
nue tomorrow evening at 8 o’clock. 

The members of the church are 
making an earnest effort to bring the 
students, both old and new, together 
so thut the building-up of the younger 
societies may gain an early impetus. 
The evening will be one of many hap- 
ptMiings, the music and refreshments 
being especially delightful. Everyone 
is invited, and both young men and 
women are expected to attend. 

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Matter to Be Furnished 
Free to Fanners and the 
Press of State. 

vise It* mutter and It will go out with 
the stamp of authenticity. 

A number of farm paper editor* 
already have signified their wllllng- 
neaa to give It* content* full publi- 


An Interesting Innovation In the 
Held of State University publication 
this year will be a bulletin to be got- 
ten out by the Farm Extension Di- 
vision of the Experiment Station un- 
der the direction of Superintendent 
Fred Mutchler, who Is In charge of 
the extension work. 

The bulletin matter will be handled 
by Miss Rebecca Smith, of Paducah, 
member of the class of 1916, also a 
matriculate in the Department of Jour- 
nalism and doing work In the junior 
year. Miss Smith will, under direction 
of Dr. Mutchler, collect the matter 
and prepare it for publication. 

This bulletin wili be published with 
funds furnished by the Government 
and will go through the mails under 
Federal frank. It will contain four 
pages of three columns to the page 
and will be about twelve inches in 
length. It will be sent to all the news- 
papers of the State, which will be re- 
quested to republish its material 
without cost to them and for the ben- 
efit and information of farmers and 
those engaged In allied interests. The 
bulletin will also be sent to farm jour- 
nals of the country, to university pub- 
lications and to a list of about 6,000 
farmers. It will carry no advertise- 
ments and will make no charge for 
subscription, its only purpose being to 
get before the people most likely to 
be benefitted by the scientific and oth- 
er farm information it will contain. 

This interesting little publication 
will be issued twice a month and 
through publication by other papers 
it is estimated that its matter should 
have a circulation of not less than 
300,000 or 400,000. 

Dr. Mutchler and Experiment Sta- 
tion authorities will, of course, super- 

The Y. M. C. A. handbook which 
was gotten out this year by Herbert 
Graham, editor, and A. R. Rlackburn, 
business manager, Is one of the best 
of the series of which this is the 
fourth. The book, which is bound In 
full morocco, as was the one last year, 
presents a neat appearance and is re- 
markably free from typographical er- 
rors. it contains much Information of 
value not only to the Freshman, for 
whom It is his “Bible," but also for 
the upper classmen. This number 
contains many new’ features and those 
responsible for its appearance are to 
be complimented. 



University Fobs 

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123 East Main Street 

Opposite Phoenix 

Headquarters for “Frat” Jewelery 

The offices and equipment of the 
Weather Bureau, which have been 
situated in the Main Building of the 
University for the past seventeen 
years, were moved during the sum- 
mer to the Fayette National Bank 
building. The offices of the Weather 
Bureau are situated on the fourteenth 
floor of that building and the record- 
ing instruments and the rain gauge, 
which were situated on the roof of the 
Main Building have been installed on 
the roof of the bank building. 


Interference and defense must cease 
upon referee blowing whistle. 

Presence of field judge made obli- 
gatory. He will carry watch Instead 
of head lineman In order to relieve 
latter of few duties. “Beating" start- 
ing signal win be watched. 

Pas* going out of bounds will not 
be termed a kick going to the other 
side. Will be known an Incompleted 
pas*. This rule holds good whether 
hall touches player or not. 

‘ Flocking" of substitutes in the last 
period will not be permitted. Substi- 
tutions must be made at beginning of 

Protection of fullback ha* been sub- 
stituted. Rule in divided into two 
parts. Running into fullback and 
roughing fullback are terms u*ed. 
Running into him invokes 16-yard 
| penalty. Roughing him calls for pen- 
alty and disqualification. 

Rules Committee recommends play- 
ers be numbered. Substituting for 
purpose of conveying information is 

Penalty for unsportsmanlike con- 
duct will be fifteen yards. Referee 
will have power to disqualify player. 

Center upon moving the ball must 
actually pass it. This rule is for the 
purpose of stopping a play planned to 
throw the opponents off guard when a 
back passes the center and takes the 

Blocking a kick by striking the 
kicker with the legs has been ruled 

’all will always be put in play 16 
yards inside the line unless the cap- 



tain request* a shorter distance. j future prospect*. 

If a second man eligible to receive 
a pas* touche* the hall after It ha* 
been missed by the first, although 

touched, the play will be deemed an 1 

Incomplete pse*. The Kentucky Experiment Station Is 

— making an exhibit this week at the 

E. B. HAYDEN, ’14, GOES UF. flute Fair at Loutsvtlle, which In- 

eludes every phase of farm life. The 

Ellis B. Hayden, a member of the exhibit ls proving very edncational to 
‘14 graduating da**, who I* now In the thousands that are visiting the 
the employ of the Hamilton Car Man- Fair during the week, 
ufacturing Co., of Hamilton, Ontario. An Interesting feature of the exhibit 
was recently promoted to the lucra- |* a miniature model of the latest 1m- 
tlve position of head examiner of that proved sanitary dairy barn having a 
company. The promotion carried with self-supporting roof, concrete floors 
it a handsome Increase In salary and 1 R nd electric lights. The dairy exhibit 

made Mr. Hayden overseer of about 
forty men. The Hamilton Manufactur- 
ing Company, which is one of the 
largest of Its kind In Canada, is fur- 
nishing steel-armored cars to the Eng- 
lish and French armies. 

Since graduation, Mr. Hayden has 
spent most of his time in Canada, 
where he first secured a position with 
the Canadian Powers Regulation Co., 
of Toronto, a large electric concern. 
When the European war broke out. 

Is In charge of Professor W. D. Nlch- 
olls, State Dairy expert, and will In- 
clude all branches of dairy work. 

Many of the students of the College 
of Agriculture are attending the Fair 
and trying their hand at stock Judg- 
ing, though no reports from them 
have been received. 



; Prof. A. M. Miller, Dean of the Col- 
the business of this firm was severely ie Ke of Arts and Science, is preparing 
affected and Mr. Hayden was one of a history of early athletics of the Uni- 
the many employees obliged to seek versity of Kentucky and the first in- 
other employment. stallment soon will be submitted to 

Having secured the best of refer- i Joe Turner, editor of the Alumnus, the 
ences from the Toronto firm, Mr. Hay- publication of the alumni of the Uni- 
den soon secured a position with the versity. 

Hamilton Car Manufacturing Co., of This Installment will be followed by 
Hamilton, Ont., as ammunition inspec- ; others from time to time up to the 
tor, in which capacity he worked until time Prof. Miller severed his connec- 

a short time ago when his integrity 
and ability won him a merited promo- 
tion. Mr. Hayden is very enthusiastic 
over his present employment and 

tions with the athletic board about 
six years ago. The first installment 
will consist of events from 1891 to 
about 1896. 

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The Kentucky Kernel, 1915-09-16

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