Oregon emerald. (Eugene, Or.) 1909-1920, October 24, 1918, Page Four, Image 4

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    Nurses Are Wearing Them and
S. A. T. C. Men Will if
Gauze masks for use by nurses and
attendants of University influenza pa
tients have been made by tbe dozen
during the past week by a group of fac
ulty wives and other interested women
under tbe direction of Mrs. brie AN.
Alien. The masks consist of a double
or quadruple thickness of gauze made
to cover the nose and mouth and sup
plied with four strings at tbe back to
secure the mask in place.
A noticeable spread of the disease
among the young women caring for
those afflicted with influenza lias per
haps been due to lack of the simple pre
caution of keeping the mouth and nose
covered, according to Mrs. Alien, lids
precaution is thought so 'necessary that
in some cities all persons going out upon
the street, are compelled to wear their
masks and are liable to !>•■ accosted by
n policeman if the masks are lacking.
San Francisco is using the gauze mask
scheme ns are a number of eastern l il
ies, whose health officers believe tins
to be an effective move in the control of
the influenza germ which is curried by
the breath through the nose-and the
16 Dozen IViasKS mano.
About 1(5 dozen musks have already
been made by the women who have
worked for several afternoons, and more
will he made if the need arises. Dr.
John F. Hovard, head of the student
health committee, has charge of the dis
tribution of the masks, and if is 'the
present plan to use those for I Diversity
nurses and attendants, although the wo
men working under the direction of Mrs.
Allen have expressed their willingness
to make any number of the masks as
they are needed.
Following are the names of some of
the women who have given their time
to making the masks:
Mrs. l’ercy Adams, Mrs. A. F. Cas
well, Mrs. Warren I!. Smith, Mrs. ('. II.
Edmondson, Mrs. ltrown, Mrs. Andrew
Fish, Mrs. A. 15. Sweetser. Mrs. F. L.
Shinn, Miss Helen Shinn, Mrs. E. I..
Knapp, Mrs. 15. ('lark. Mrs. .1. II
(iilbert, Mrs. E. 1*. I,.vans, Mrs. I’aek
ard, Mrs. Hitler. Mrs. West, Mrs. Ilub
bell and Mrs. Allen.
S. A. T. C. Men May Wear Thom
Members of the S. A. T. here were
ordered to wear gauze masks during the
influenza epidemic if the situation seem
etl to warrant it, in a telegram receiv
ed yesterday morning from S. A. T. C.
headtjuarters at Sau Kraneiseo. Colonel
W. H. C. Howen, after consultation
with Dr. W. it. Neal, contract army sur
geon, in charge of the influenza eases
among S. A. T. C. men, decided that
such steps were not necessary at the
I’uiversity at this time.
“The epidemic is practically over ns
far as the Students’ Army Training
Corps men are concerned,’’ said the t "1
ouel this morning.
The telegram read in part: “Members
of this command at station where in
fluenza exists in epidemic form will
wear suitably constructed gauze masks
while in close contact with comrades «>v
other persons. Organization command
ers will sec that each member of his
command is provided with three masks
and that they are kept in proper sunk
tary condition. The existence of in flu -
puzu in epidemic form and the termina
tion of such epidemic are to he deter
mined by local commanding officers in
consultation with medical officers.
University Applies for Chapter of
f Scholarship Society.
The University has applied for n chap
ter of Phi Beta Kappa to the senate of
the fraternity which will meet and give
Its decision in March, PH9. If the sen
ate's recommendation is favorable, and
the grand council, which meets in Oeto
1 er, 1919. upholds the senate’s decision,
the Pnlversity will bo granted the chap
Men of the faculty who are members
of Pld Beta Kappa met yesterday with
President P. 1 . Campbell to fill out
blanks giving the requirements of the
University r< gar.ling entrance, number
of credits required for graduation and
details of the courses here as well as
of the different dep; rttuents and schools.
Five endorsements are necessary for
each chapter applying. The University
pf Oregon has the endorsements of the
Universities of U.iUforn \V hinston.
Colored), Kansas, Colorado College.
Colgate University, New York, and ('.tin
Bell, Iowa.
The University sent in its first ap
plication in 1910. hut it r< a. hed the
senate too late for consideration. The
senate and council meet once every three
Announcement has been made of the
coming marriage of Paula Linnt0
Charles Dundore, Saturday, October *.6.
The ceremony is to be held in • liss
Ratlin’s School in Portland, where Miss
Linn was a student two years ago.
Both were students at the T mversity
]ast Vpar Miss Linn was a member of
Kappa Alpha Theta and Mu Phi Epsilon.
Mr. Dundore of Portland, and a member
of the Kappa Sigma fraternity, He is
a flying cadet in the Mather I ield
School. Sacramento, Cal.
♦ * *
Mr. and Mrs. It. U. Steel,,uist and
children, of Albany, motored to Lugene
... * *> "“i <5 ; ;
ter’s mother, Mrs. M. M. ^ tb
city. Mrs. Steclquist is a graduate of
the University and a member of Chi
Omega sorority.
* * *
Mr and Mrs. Dean Walker were din
„ *« «|» ih nc n, i.~»»
Wednesday evening. ^
Elmo Madden is spending the week at
hi, home in Seattle while recovering horn
the influenza.
* * *
Helen Nelson returned Wednesday
from Pendleton.
Emma Wootton Hall, -ho has been
ill with the influenza, is reported to be
nineli better.
» * *
Wile Evans has returned to the cam
pus from her home in Portland.
* * *
Monde Carloek and Eva Hutchison
left for their homes in Portland, where
they will spend the week.
* * *
Dinar guests at the Kappa Alpha Tho
house Wednesday evening won Miss
Spnfford and Muss ^ Mildred Brown.
Margaret Kubli has returned from
Portland, where she spent the week
end recovering from the influenza.
* * *
Mrs. Tom Campbell Jr. and Myrtle
Boss have returned from Portland,
where they spent the week.
* * *
ITlen Case has returned to her home
in Tillamook. She will not return this
Margaret Jones has left for her home
iri oVofino. Idaho, where she will spend
sM'vornl ivooks.
♦ * *
Mnrgnrt Mansfield returned this
morning to her home in Portland for u
short visit.
Bntli Nash has been discharged
from the Infirmary and is back at the
Delta (lamina house.
* * *
Helen' "Wells. ’17. who is teaching
nvn them a ties in the Oakland high school,
is spending the week with her mint,
Miss Mary MeOornnek.
* * *
Ray Dunn, who enlisted in the na
vy Inst veiir and is now stationed in
Bremerton, was in Eugene Monday and
Tuesday on business.
* * *
Captain 11, T.. TSussell was a dinner
guest of Kappa Kappa Gamma last
Elsie Bain. ex't.T is on the campus
today en route to Astoria, where she
will lie this winter in the First National
Bank. She lias been teaching school in
Montana. She is a member of Kappa
Alpha Theta and a sister of Lyle Bain, n
Y. W. C. A. World Over to Unite In
\ world fellowship week of prayer
under the direction o the missionary
committee is to lie observed by the \.
\\\ \. from November 10 to Iti. This
is a nation-wide movement among the
women and a calendar has been issued
hr the Foreign department of the Na
tional Hoard of Young Women's Chris
tian Associations with a definite out
line for united prayer.
This calendar says: "Prayer accom
plishes more than work. It is the great
est force in the world today, and the
least used."
Sunday, November It', the women take
up a discussion of the World's Young
Women's Christian Association, and are
asked to pray for 1 a deeper sympathy
between women of all classes and lands,
" all women that they may know their
best friend, Jesus Christ, o the World’s
Hxeoutivo Committee and the secret*- :
Monday the subject of "Afrioa" and
prayers are asked for all women in all
forms of work; women in the fields, w
men in professions, industries, schools
and Collettes, busiu -s. homes. Christian
work, and for u uner who are tempted,
sad, unfortunate and lonely and for the i
Uttle sisters.
Tuesday the subject is "The Ameri
cas." Wednesday "Asm,” Thursday "Aus- j
tralasia,” Friday “Europe,” and Satur
day the women are asked to pray for
all men in battle, men in hospitals, men
convalescing, men who are tempted, men
who are lonely, and men who do not
know the Great Friend.
No definite plans have yet been for
mulatd by the missionary committee with
Ami Lagos as chairman, but lenders for
each day will be appointed and announced
Slides, Lectures and Concerts
Will Amuse Spruce
Division Men.
Major T. A. Mills, who is in charge of
the Lyceum section of the spruce divi
sion in the Northwest has requested the
Extension Division of the University of
Oregon to provide film and slide service
for the .‘10,000 men n the spruce camps
of Die Northwest.
I here are about 120 sets of slide*?
and films available at the Extension Di
vision and they have asked the National
Bureau of Economics at Washington, D.
to furnish more slides and films for
the entertainment of the men in the
spruce divisins.
'1 he school of music and department
of dramatic interpretation have been
asked by the Extension Division to co
operate in providing entertaining pro
grams of music and speaking. Accord
ing to Dr. J. .T, Landsbury of the School
of Music no definite plans have yet been
made as to what the School of Music
will do but they expect to send out a
ladies trio under the ckaperonnge of
Mrs. Beck or the Woman’s (Her Club.
She will also lead the men in commu
nity singing during one-linlf of the pro
The Extension Division also plans to
send out lecturers from the University
whose expenses will be borne by the
Y. M. C. A. A complete list has not
.vet been compiled but the following pro
fessors of the University will probably
be nsked to go, according to .T. C.
Almack, acting head of tin' Extension
Division: Dr. ,T. II. Gilbert. Dr. IT. D.
Sheldon, Dr. E. S. Conklin. Dr. B. W.
DeBusk, Dr. E. S. Bates and Professor
Peter Croekatt.
Bussell E. Collins, ex-’lG, student in
structor in the school of architecture in
1914, has recently received a captain’s
commission in the balloon observation
corps at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, where he
has been an instructor in aviation. He
expects to be assigned to a camp in Cal
ifornia soon. Mr. Collins is a member
uf the Sigma Nu fraternity.
Leslie Slade’s first novel, “Claire.”
was begun in serial form in the Octo
ber 4 number of the All-Story Week
ly. It wiJI he published in lunik form by
Doran A- Company this spring. Blades
graduated from the University in the
class of ’10 and took his M. A. in ’17.
First Fatality Among Women;
Military Guard Escorts
Body to Train.
Catherine Heilig. 20 years old, of
Portland, sophomore in the University,
died of pneumonia, following an attack
of influenza, Tuesday evening at the
Mercy hospital, making the first fatal
ity among the girls at the University.
Her parents, Mr. and Mrs. James €. Hei
lig, w-ere at her bedside, having fome
from Portland Monday, when Miss l4ei
lig’s condition became serious. She had
been ill only a wek, and her condition
Tuesday afternoon was thought to be
improving, but she soon relapsed.
Miss Ileilig was popular with her
classmates, prominent in campus and
social activities. She was a member of
the Chi Omega sorority.
Her father is auditor of the Heilig
[Theater in Portland.
She leaves two brothers, .John, now in
the service in France, and James, who
i is at home in Portland.
The body was escorted to the Oregon
Electric train for Portland at 1:40
o’clock yesterday afternoon by a mili
tary guard of S. A. T. C. officers and
men. Funeral services will be held in
1 Abraham Rosenberg returned yester
[ day from a week’s furlough spent in
Portland following his release from
hospital where he was confined with
the Spanish influenza.
The Architectural Department is in
peed of young men who will pose for the
Life Class on Tuesday and Thursday
evenings from 7 to 10 p. m. Will pay
fifty cents an hour. Apply Professor
Schroff’s studio.
Favorite Resort
of Student
Dinner Dances
Teas and Banquets
a Specialty
Are a Serious Handicap
to Young People.
E y e s are prematurely
aged when drugs are used
in testing them. Besides, a
drugged eye does not see
naturally. The muscles are
paralyzed, the optical ad
justment destroyed.
Moody’s T>oep Curra
Kn ptok. Looses
Art Bttw
Suppose your watch required regulating. Would any
jeweler take out the main-spring and balance in order to
test its timekeeping qualities? It is equally absurd and
doubly harmful to paralyze the eye mechanism in testing
the sight.
Ten thousand pleased patrons certify to our success.
Brin£ Your
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Rex Floral Co.
Phone 962. Rex Theater Building.
All kinds of Cut Flowers and Plants.
Phone 392. 47 Seventh Ave. E.
Try the
Varsity Barber Shop
Eleventh Ave. and Alder St.
Near the Campus.
Ultra Styles—Maximum of Values
Women's and Misses Dresses
The newest New York creations
shown in different styles for various
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of figure—for the young miss or her
mother; for the slender ■woman or
Included you’ll see smart Jerseys,
serviceable serges and attractive
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All economically priced—all guar
anteed to be honestly fnade of excel
lent materials that will give you ser
Come in and see them and try
them on. You will never appreciate
them until you see yourself in one
before a mirror.
Priced SI8.59 to 845,00
Grocery"* Co.
If il is Good to Eat, we have it.
We make a specialty of Fresh Fruits
and Vegetables.
Our Phone Is 183.
Everything Electrical
And dozens of other useful things. Come in and see them
The Electric Store
“Across from the Rex.”