Oregon emerald. (Eugene, Or.) 1909-1920, October 19, 1912, Image 2

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    OREGON EMERALD
Published each Tuesday, Thursday,
rnd Saturday, of the school year, by the
Associated Students of the University
of Oregon.
Entered at the post office at Eugene
as second class matter.
Subscription rales, per year, J1.00.
Single copies, 5c.
STAPF
Editor-in-Chief. Karl W. Onthank
Hews Editor .Henry Fowler
City Editor.Harold Young
Asst. Editor.Carlton E. Spencer
Eaw School .B. Burns Powell
Exchange Editor . Dal King
Sports.Mason H. Roberts
Special Reporters.
Literary .A. H. Davies
Society .Bess Lo«v*s
Feature . Leland Hendricks
Administration . Colton Meek
Copy Readers.
Catharine Carson. Nell Hemenway.
Earl Blackaby.
Reporters.
William McAllen.
Harry Cash.
Jessup Strang.
Joe Kaiser.
Wallace Kakin.
i .ora Taylor,
clarence Urothert
Tom Boylen.
lousiness Algr.
William Ryan.
Myrtle Gram.
Waldo Miller.
Evelyn Harding.
Harvey Lindsay.
Edna Massinger,
in.Robert Farriss.
James Donald.
Andrew M. Collier
Assistant Manager .
Advertising Managsr
Aseistants .
Circulation Manager.
Assistant.
Lyman G. Rice
Marsh Goodwin
...Glen Wheeler
Clyde Aitchison
...Sam Michael
John McGuire
Saturday, October 19, 1912.
be Reasonable
A contract to play Oregon Agricul
tural College at Eugene this fall and
in Portland the next four years is
manifestly impossible. A three year
contract is more acceptable, but we
have not the right to bind a future
generation of students live years
hence and under changed conditions
which we cannot possibly forecast.
These should be campus games
anyway. With forty minute electric
service between Corvallis and Eugene
in operation in a few months, there
is no rational reason for travelling
five hours to Portland to play foot
ball.
Theoretically, at least, college stu
dents maintain football as a sport for
their own pleasure and benefit. They
certainly have the right to demand
that the games be played where they
can see them. That a great many
students could not go to Portland for
the game, even during the Thanksgiv
ing recess, and that a large propor
tion of those who would go could ill
afford the expense, is too well under
stood to be debatable.
An occasional game in Portland
may be allowable, but it is certainly
not fair to the students of either col
lege to contract for four successive
games, reaching five years into the
future.
If O. A. has a more reasonable
answer to the University’s fair offer
to play this fall on either campus,
Oregon students will meet it half
way.
Put four years for one is going
some.
ANNOUNCEMENT
Faculty members and advanced stu
dents in all departments are urgently
requested to make some contribution
immediately for the first number of
the Extension Monthly, the new Uni
versity magazine. Anything of
scholarly interest is acceptable where
originating at this University, or else
where.
Every department must come to the
rescue before Tuesday, if tin- issue is
to be a success. Leave copy with
Uegist rar.
EDITORS.
Eutaxian Meeting is Social.
A Ueethoven meeting, the first so
cial Eutaxian gathering of the year,
was held Tuesday evening at the
Kappa Alpha Theta house. After the
conclusion of the literary portion of
the program, the girls entertained
themselves with dancing.
Library Closes Early.
On account of the necessity of oil
ing the library floor, Johnson Hall
was closed today from four o’clock on
in the afternoon. This massage is
given the floor covering every two or
three months, in order to settle the
dust, and to keep the cork composi
tion from becoming hard and brittle.
"Kwanm,” the Sophomore girl’s so
ciety, entertained with an inform: 1
“afternoon” at the Chi Omega house
Saturday, in honor of the Freshmen
girls of the University.
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Y. M. C. A.—Dr. Franklin Gesel
hracht, of Albany, will speak on “The
Decisions You Have to Endure,”
Thursday, October 24, Deady Hall.
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German Club- -Will hold regular
meeting at the Lambda Rho house,
next Tuesday evening.
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Dramatic Club—Tryouts will be
held hursday, October 24, in Villard
Hall.
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Engineering Club—Will meet next
Tuesday evening, in Professor Dunn’s
room in Deady Hall.
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Laureans—Will hold regular meet
ing Tuesday evening, in Deady Hall.
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Eutaxians Will hold a social meet
ing at the Kappa Alpha Theta house,
Tuesday evening.
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Colloquium—Will meet Tuesday
evening, in the McClure Hall lecture
room.
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Wanted—A man to work for his
board. Apply Y. M. C A. Book Ex-1
change.
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Lost—A Gamma Phi Beta pin.
Please return to Ann McMicken.
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Lost—An oldfashioned gold belt
buckle. Reward for its return to
Florence Thrall, Chi Omega house.
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Stamps—The Y. M. C. A. Book Ex
change is now handling postaf*
stamps for the convience of the stu
dents.
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Orchcestra—String orchestra wil
practice Monday evening, at 7:30
o’clock, in Villard Hall.
BARNETT BUYS RANCH
Dr. Barnett, head of the political
science department, believes in the
“back to the farm” movement. As
the result of a search for ranch lands
suitable for investment, he found
what he wanted near the headwaters
of the Mohawk river in the Coburg
hills. Early this fall, he became the
owner of a ranch consisting of twen
ty acres of uncultivated land, which
will be converted into a prune or
chard.
Dr. Barnett reports that the prem
ises are infested with wild animals
and covered by a forest primeval, but
he hopes to have the timber removed
before long, by making presents of
fir trees, seven feet in diameter, to
the other members of the faculty.
Lnureans Will Hold Bos*ooned Meet
ing
“Resolved, That the Student Body
should elect the yell leader,” will be
the headliner cm the Laureate Literary
Society program next Tuesday even
ing. at 7 B. M. Bresidont Carleton
Spencer, of the Student Body, wil
give a brief talk.
This program was to have beet
given last Tuesday evening, but was
postponed until next week on accoun
of thc> Oregon Electric celebration.
FREE NEWS V VY SOON BE
SECT RED B\ EMERALD
The manager of the Portland
Bureau of the United Press Associa
tion, Thomas Gallagher, lias written
to Professor Allen in regard to the
offer made by his news agency of
free news to the Oregon Emerald for
laboratory purposes. Mr. Gallagher
informs the head of the Department
of Journalism that he will do all in
his power to secure the telegraphic
news free of charge to the Univer
sity publication.
lie has taken the matter up with
Mr. Roy \Y. Howard, the general
manager of the United Press, from
whom he hopes to hear definitely. He
promises that service will commence
at once upon the directions to that
effect from headquarters.
Cheer leaders are at a premium at
Illinois. No upperclassmen have re
ported for positions, and a rule pro
hibits Freshmen serving.
MISS GUPPY GIVES GENERAL
ADVICE TO FRESHMEN WOMEN
Democracy and participation in
some form of college activity were the
main points dwelt on by Miss Ruth
Guppy in a talk given to Freshmen
girls yesterday afternoon. Miss
Guppy urged the girls not to shut
themselves off in some particular
clique of close friends, but to become
good mixers. The necessity of taking
part in some enjoyable form of col
lege work, outside of study, was also
featured as a preparation for a suc
cessful and happy University course.
Miss Guppy spoke of the first two
semesters as the year of opportunity
in which college women can establish
themselves firmly in the life of the
institution.
The Dean spoke on the necessity of
safeguarding against the inclemen
cies of the winter months, and warned
the Freshmen against undue exposure
to rain and cold.
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Photoplays.
On the Border Line.Nestor
All for Love.Victor
From the Wilds.Rex
Ter Burglar .Imp
Musical Specialties.
Madam Othick in New Songs
ind the last appearance of The
Great Mercedes.
Matinees, 2 p. m. Evenings,
7 and 8:30.
Admission, 15c. Children un
der 12, 5c. Loge seats, 25c.
AND
Billiard Parlor
A pleasant place to spend the idle
moments.
HAMPTON’S
FOR
Suits and Coats
F. W. COMINGS, M. D.
Phone 744
Over Eupene Loan and Savings Bank
The Alpha Tau Omegas have leaned
invitations for a dance to be given at
their house, Saturday evening.
Copyright 1912 The 11 Black C©>
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T. G. HENDRICKS, President
P. E. SNODGRASS, Vice-President
LUKE L. GOODRICH, Cashier
DARWIN BRISTOW, Assistant Cashier
RAY GOODRICH, Assistant Cashier
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5S6 Willamette
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640 Willamette Phone 836
Starrett's Tools
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Griffin Hardware Co.
Red Cherry at Obaks.
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640 Willamette
Grateful for Student Patronage
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