Oregon daily emerald. (Eugene, Or.) 1920-2012, January 05, 1921, Image 1

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Oregon Daily Emerald
_VjLUJIg,^1:---UNI VERSIT Y OF OREGON, EUGENE.OREGON. W E D N ESP A Y.J A N U A R Y 5. | _ NO5I
ILTiMH GAME AT
PORTUII FIRST OF
BASKETBALL SEASON
Four Letter Men to Be Used
In Tussle Wi,th Clubmen
Next Saturday.
last YEAR’S FROSH
SHOWING UP STRONG
Lemon-Yellow Five Will play
W. S. C. at Pullman on
January 22.
With the first game Jess than u week
off. Coach G. M. Bolder has a real task
iu whipping a basketball quintet into
shape to meet the Multnomah club five
at Portland, Saturday. The team which
will in all probability be sent against the
clubmen will be made up of the last year
letter men ns far ns possible for there
has been little chance to get u line on
(he new material in the short time which
the squad has been practicing.
Coach Bolder is planning to take about
10 men to Portland for the initial con
test; of these 10, four of the last year’s
fluiutot who will make the trip are Cap
tain “Eddie” Durno. Marc Latham, Fran- j
res Dollar and “Nish” Chapman. Just j
who the remaining six will be is yet u
matter of doubt even to the coach.
This will leave one forward position
open and it is not certain that the other
veterans will start in their old posi
tions. Durno, who captains the quintet
this year, was the unanimous selection
for all Pacific coast forward and rated
the same position on the all Northwest
mythical five. Chapman also drew a
place as all Northwest guard. Latham
and Dollar both played their first season
with the varsity last winter. Dollar at
guard and Latham at center.
“Ilcrm” Lind, Lynn McCready and the
Jacobberger boys will not be out this
season. Neither “Jake” or “Vince’
Jaoobberger are registered this term
-and Lind and McCready graduated last
spring. The material from the frosh
quintet of last year will be phj.ved up to
fill the vacancies. Couch. Burnett,
.Andre and “Hunk” Latham all of last
years frosh team are showing up well.
Andre worked in the forward position
last season and was high point man ou
the frosh quintet, “Hunk” Latham, the
I'angy center will battle it out with his
brother A Tare for the center position,
flunk” played a good game for the
frosh last season although bo will be at
a disadvantage for experience against
Marc.
f oucli and Burnett are consistent
guards and may be relied upon to play a
steady game. They are both showing up
well in practice.
A catch. "Reinhart and “Spike” Leslie
are out and will make a strong bid.
Acaleli Ims been showing up well in the j
dough nut games and Reinhart and Les
lie are both working well.
The pruning process lias not com*
'■raced yet. and it is doubtful whether
the squad will be cut down for a week
or more yet. The conference schedule
win begin on January 22 with Oregon
playing AV. N. C. at Pullman. This places
the lemon-yellow at a disadvantage be
cause of the long trip, and the fact that
Oe games with the strong northern
teams come at the opening of the sea
son, The later part of the season will
see all the games played at Eugene.
Y. W. TO HOLD LECTURES
First of Series Will Be Presented in Vil
lard Sunday.
ll.o first of n series of lectures to be
?t'en on the "University campus during
the coming months under the direction of
^ C. A. will he presented next
'"uinlav, when William ,\f. Sweet, presi
lii'iit of a large bonding concern of I>en
!er’ ""'11 discuss “Religion and Business"
immediately following the orchestra oon
in \ illard hall. In the evening lie
"hi talk to men only.
■Sweet has been lecturing in California
d student conferences. Tie Is.said to
" of (be ablest speakers of bis kind
111 the west.
Sherwood Eddy, one of the best known
■ ^l- < . A. speakers in the world, is
' °ming next week. More definite an
*iounceiuent will he made later concern
,nS his and the following lectures in the
■ series.
UNIVERSITY STUDENT ILL.
'ce Deffenbacher. a sophqiorc from
■ ■Inirg. Oregon, is confined at the in
i'mary v\nth pneumonia.
NE/W PROFESSOR HERE
TO TEACH GEOLOGY
Edwin T. Hodge Will take Classes In
Minerology; Conies From Univer
sity of British Columbia.
Midi the ' oening of tin1 winter term
several new additions to the faculty are
announced. Among these is Professor
Ivdwin T. Hedge, of the department of
geology, lrrofessor Ilodge is a recent
arrival at Oregon, and although ho is not
well acquainted here, lie is pleased with
the appearance of the campus, and lie ex
pects to find his new position both in
teresting and enjoyable. .
Professor Hodge earned his B. S. and
M. A. at the University of Minnesota, and
his P. H. 1). at Columbia University,
New York, and then he went to the Uni
versity of British Columbia as bead of
the mining geology department. lie has
held this position for the last four years,
and also had outside interests in the
mines of British Columbia. He still lias
interests in some of these initios, and is
consulting engineer for private mining
companies.
Teaching geology is his hobby uml he
is interested especially in the practical
application of his work. He will give
advanced courses in economic geology
and minerology, in the geology depart
ment.
FRISK TO WRESTIE
ROOKS IK MM
Varsity Meets to be Arranged
With U. of W. and Aggies. #
Whether or not Oregon fight can stand
up under the test in a wrestling bout will
be shown in a match between the Oregon
freshmen and O. A. ('. rooks next March,
according to Bill Hayward.
For several years wrestling lias been
among the more important of the minor
sports at the University and for the last
year and a half it has been nearing the
highest point of interest under the direc
tion of Arvo Simola. There are at pres
ent alwrF-a score of first year men out
for the sport and about 15 wrestlers who
are considered varsity material.
Work this year has created a great
amount of interest among mat fans ami
already some interesting bouts have been
staged in the classes, which ‘ are held
three times a week. The freshmen espe
cially are taking great interest in the
activity, according to Simula, who pre
dicts that the frosh-rook meet will be one
of the most lively affairs of the year in
Ttlie athletic line.
About the time of the freslimeu meet,
the varsity squad, consisting of five men,
will have been chosen. Hayward says
that meets can be arranged with Wash
ington and O. A. C. if the men show
enough interest. Should the meets be
held wrestling will become a major sport
and letters will be awarded. If meets
are held. Simola, being a senior, may take
part as a member of the team which will
represent Oregon. He has been on the
Oregon varsity wrestling, team and took
part in a meet agajnst Washington sev
eral years ago but was unable to com
plete the season on account of enlistment
in the army. He is regarded as one of
the best wrestlers in the northwest and
will he. without doubt, Oregon’s mainstay
in a contest.
Among those in the classes who are
especially well prepared for varsity are
Dick Shim of Ashland and Bob Sheppard
of Portland. Adams und Norton are. the
heavy weights and several dark horses
are said to lie in the field.
Freshmen wrestlers who are among
the leaders for places on the freshman
team, according to Instructor Simola, are
Whitcomb, Dorman. Strachau and Rudd.
,PRIZES IN ART OFFERED
'Total of $15 to be Awarded Students
Making Most Progress.
Prizes totalling $15 will be given in
the art department this year to the per
sons who make the most progress in
drawing, life drawing, or design, five
dollars is to he offered in each of those
classes.
John E. McGuire, a former student of
the University, who was graduated in
architecture, is offering the prizes for
work in design and color.
Professor A. it. Sehroff will offer
these prizes next term in his classes.
iThe students will be judged by the pro
gress they make and not by the best
work that is done in the classes,
PLEDGING ANNOUNCED.
Kappa Theta Chi announces the pledg
ing of Kenneth Youel of Silvertou.
Booth to be Placed in Front
of Library to Canvass
Sales for Book
FIVE PRIZES OFFERED
TO BEST SOLICITORS
Cash and Copies of Publica
tion Will Be Given Mem
bers of Committee.
Promptly at 8 o’clock this morning tlio
drive for the 1021 Oregann is to start. A
booth will be opened in -front of the li
brary, and the members of the various
committees are expected to be on hand
in order to obtain tags and receipt books.
"The Oregana this year,” says YYolsey
Frater, circulation manager of the year
book, “will be the biggest and best book
yet. I know that this has been said
before, but each time this has proven to
be the ease. The price for the book this
year is five dollars, three of which must
be paid before obtaining a receipt, while
the remainder will be collected in the
spring when the Oregana is out. It is
necessary that those intending to pur
chase an Oregana make the initial pay
ment early in order that it may be pos
sible to ascertain the number of books
to he printed.”
Many Prizes Offered.
Five prizes are offered for the great
est number of subscriptions obtained by
an individual member of the committee,
ranging from a cash prize of $25 to a
leather bound copy of the Oregana. The
other prizes offered are: Second, $5 and
an Oregana; Third, $15 and an Oregana;
Fourth, $1 and an Oregana. and Fifth,
an Oregana. In addition, a leather copy
of the year book will be given the fra
ternity first reporting a 100 per cent sub
scription.- -• ....
Frater will be assisted by Wayne
Akers and Wilbur Hoyt, aud has ap-|
pointed the following students to help j
put the drive over:
Campus Committee: Carolyn Cannon,
Ruth Engstrom, 'Madge Catkins, Helen
Carson, Laura Rand, Nancy Fields,
Eleanor Coleman, Helen Dougherty,
Doris Pittengcr, Lenorc Cram. Haddon
Rockhey, Dean Ireland, Lyle Johnson,
YVolcott Buren, Francis Kern, Elmer
PendcFl.
Booth Committee: Louise Irving.
Faculty Committee: Lois Hall, Mary
Ellen Bailey.
Town Committee: Ruth Flegal. Roy
Veaeh, Norton Winnard, Beatrice Wetb
erbec.
Publicity: John Dierdorff.
Organizations: Alpha Tim Omega,
Ralph Couch; Bachelordon, Dan Woods;
(Beta Theta Pi, Frank Miller; Delta Tau
Delta, Guy Saere; Della Theta Phi,
James Baker; Friendly Hull, Arthur
Campbell, Ralph Iloeber; Kappa Sigma,
Elston Ireland; Kappa Theta Chi, James
Say; Phi Delta Phi. Gordon Weils; Phi
Delta Theta, Jack Myers: Phi Gamma
Delta, John Houston; Phi Sigma Pi,
Carlton Logan; S. A. E., Benjamin ltced;
Sigma Chi. Victor Brayleson; Chi Psi,
George Shirley; Sigma Nu, Raymond
Harlan; Alphu Delta Pi, Naomi Rob
bins; Alpha Phi, Austrid Mork; Chij
Omega. Mario Anderson; Delta Delta
Delta, Betty Pride; Delta Gamma, Helen
Casey; Delta Zeta, Alys Sutton; Gamma
Phi Beta, Helen Nelson; Hendricks Hall,
Muriel Myers. Frances Habersham,
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Georgina Perkins Wanda Daggett; Haley
Cottage, Germaine Dew; Kappa Kappa
Gamma, Margaret Duuiway; Kappa Air
pha Theta, Anna may Bronough; Mary
Spiller Hall. Isabelle McArthur; Pi Beta
Phi, Edith Pirie; Sigma Delta I’hi. Elsie
Marsh; Thacher Cottage, Mildred Black;
Zeta Rho Epsilon, Maud Largent.
ALMACK ASKED FOR ARTICLE.
J. C. Almack, assistant dire 'tor of ilic
extension division, has received, u re
quest from “The Northman,” a maga
zine published in Portland, for an arti
cle on “Training for Citizenship.” The
editors of the magazine saw an article by
him on the subject in one of the Uni
versity publications and are desirous of
obtaining a similar story.
GREGORY TO RETURN SOON.
I)r. C. A. Gregory, instructor in the
educational department is confined to
his home this week recovering from a
surgical operation which he underwent ;n
the early part of the Christmas vacation.
Dr. Gregory expects to be able to meet
his classes next week.
Santa Claus Passes Hearts
For Christmas; 7 Student
Weddings During Holidays
_ ___ *
Tlx* energetic love god nod the patron
saint of Christinas joined forces during
the holidays ntxl raided University so
cial circles. The combination was too
powerful, and several casualties have'
thus far been reported.
I’ierre DuBois Mead, varsity football
man from McMinnville, and Zonweiss
Rogers, senior, Kappa Kappa Gamma,
ulso from McMinnville, wore married
during the holidays and nave left for
New Orleans where Pete will be engaged
in the cotton manufacturing business.
.Toe Trowbridge, registered at the Uni
versity last year, and Lueilc Stanton, for
mer Oregon girl and a member of Kappa
Kappa Gamma, were married during the
festal season and arc now living in Port
land.
Three girls from the Pi Phi house wore
married to three Sigma Chi men during
the holidays and ore all now living in
Marshfield. Louise Clausen, junior.from
Coquille, was married to Keith Leslie of
football fame, also from Coquille. Vel
ma Ross and Thomas Bennett, Kate
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♦ WASHINGTON DEBATERS ♦
♦ WIN FROM PRINCETON ♦
♦ (Pacific Intercollegiate Press ♦
♦ Association.) ♦
♦ University of Washington, ,1an. 4. ♦
♦ —(Special.) — The University of ♦
♦ Washington unanimously defeated ♦
♦ the Princeton debating team Mon- ♦
♦ day night. "Washington upheld the ♦
♦ affirmative on the question: “Kc- ♦
♦ solved, That congress should pass a ♦
)♦ law prohibiting strikes in essential ♦
♦ industries.” The constitutionality ♦
♦ of the question was granted- A rcc- ♦
♦ ord attendance heard the dpbate. ♦
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First Contest With Eastern
Team Held in Portland.
Oregon’s debaters were defeated by
Princeton in Portland last Saturday in
the first contest ever held between this
University and an eastern college.
Princeton’s affirmative team won a two
to one decision on the question: ‘‘Re
solved, that congress should pass a law
prohibiting strikes in essential indus
tries.” Those on the Princeton team
were: Charles Denby, Jr., Alfred .Mc
Cormack and George It. Warner. Those
representing Oregon were John J. Oo
noles, Lebanon; C. Carl Meyers, Eu
gene; and Remey Cox, Portland.
The judges were Dr. Edward II. Pence
of the Westminster Presbyterian church,
Portland; II. II. Ilerdman, principal, of
the Washington High school, Portland,
and Norman F. Coleman. Former Jus
tice Wallace McCamant presided. Each
speaker was given 12 minutes and 0 for
rebuttal.
A great deal of interest was shown in
the contest, and in spite of unfavorable
weather conditions about six hundred
persons gathered at the Line olu High
school auditorium, where the debate was
held.
Moving pictures of the Princeton-Yale
football game were shown before the
debate.
The teams for the girls’ debates with
O. A. C. and Washington will be picked
at the end of the week, according to Pro
fessor Michael. The team for tin- men's
Stall ford-Washington-Oregon triangular
debate will also be chosen at that time.
A. S. U. 0. DANCE FRIDAY
Stepping Event to Take Place of Open
House This Term.
The Student Body dance to be held
next Friday night at 8 o’clock in the
Armory is to take the place of open
house which will not be held on the cam
pus this term. A large crowd is ex
pected b.v Johnny Houston, chairman of
the dance committee.
Wayne Akers, in charge of the music,
has arranged for a special student or
chestra and promises real jazz.
The committee in charge of the affair
is composed of Johnny Houston, chair
man; Lyle Bryson, Lyle Bartholomew,
Hud Wayne Akers.
Chatburn and Ben Fisher are the other >
two couples now residing in Marshfield.
Dorothy Cox. registered as a junior iu
(lie journalism department in 1918. was
married to Dr. «T. L. Ilesse, local dentist.
Miss Cox was employed as the only wo
man reporter on the Pittsburg Dispatch.
Dr. and Mrs. Hesse are now living in
Eugene.
Fldawalla P>asloi\ who was registered!
at the University last year, was married
to Ed Falienstoek. They were married
last fall but kept the marriage secret
until recently. Mr. and Mrs, Falienstoek
are now iu the east, according to a news
clipping.
Announcement; of the marriage of Miss
Carolyn Eugenia Merritt, sister of Walee
Merritt, an instructor in the University
of Oregon law school from 1914 until
191(1. has been received by Dean Colin
V. Dyment. Miss Merritt, who is now
Mrs. Osiuou Royal, was an instructor in
the Portland schools. This Wedding took
place previous to the Christmas holidays
on November 24, in San Antonio, Texas.
PURS FOR EUROPEMV
TOUR FAST MATURING
Party of Girls Wiill Be Made
Up This Month.
Plans for a two months tour of Eu
rope, to be conducted by Miss Elizabeth
Fox, dean of women, and Miss Julia
Burgess, professor of rhetoric, are near
ing completion and University girls who
long for a glimpse of “the great, wide,
beautiful, wonderful*\vorld,” and who can
spend next summer visiting such parts of
i it as the battlefields of France, the ruins
of Rome, and the lakes of Scotland, are
asked to make their reservations soon as
the party is to be organized in January.
Original plans were for a group of six
teen to make the tour but if more of the
University girls can go, Dean Fox as
sures that they will not be disappointed
for she says, “It will be an Oregon
party and the more the merrier.” It is
a trip which will be first of all, pleasant,
but will also be educational.
The itinerary has been planned to be
gin with a week’s sightseeing in Paris
nnd an excursion to Versailles, and will
include a sail on Bake Geneva, visits to
Genoa. Rome, Florence and Venice. In
England trips will be made to Oxford,
Eaton, Windsor Castle and Stratford-on
Avon.
( Dean Fox and Miss Burgess have both
had experience in European travel. Miss
Fox spent a year and a half in Europe
during the war as a Y. W.'C. A. secre
tary in charge of work which took her
into all the countries included in the
itinerary. Miss Burgess has also spent
some time in each of these countries and
wil] add interest and profit to the party
by explaining historical facts concerning
the places visited.
The trip has been planned primarily
in the interests of girls from the Univer
sity, and Doan box and Miss Burgess are
anxious that the purty can he made up
of Oregon girls; in case this cannot be
done, however, the number will be com
pleted from other universities.
J he tour is to be made at the minimum
of expense. .Fin* date of sailing from ’
New York will be July ” Each girl will
be allowed transportation for two pieces
of hand baggage. Any girls who are in
terested may obtain details from Dean
Fox or Miss Burgess.
Y. W. TO MEET THURSDAY
First Gathering of Year to Discuss Plan
for Bible Discussion Group.
The Y. W. (.V A. will hold their first
association meeting of this year in the
bungalow Thursday afternoon. Tea will
be served at 4:45. The plans on the
Hiblo study group will be disr-ussed.
Eleanor Spall, chairman of the group,
will be in charge of the meeting and Miss
Mary Perkins on the advisory board, will
speak.
Plans lor the Itiblc study discussion
group were made last term and will be
explained fully at the meeting Thursday.
The discussion groups are formed in all
of the girls’ organized houses and the
Oregon club and Christian fundamentals
are discussed. According to Miss Tirza
Dinsdale, similar groups were formed
during the winter term of last year and
were very successful.
COMMERCE an
NOW IS DRASTIC'
CUT BEIMIONS
Dismissal From Class Penalty
for Excessive Absence
Without Excuse.
SYSTEM OF GIVING
POSTS IS CHANGED
Dean to Pass on All Cases
Under Plan As Just
Announced.
More drastic cut regulations than have
"hitherto been in force were adopted last
night by the school of commerce. The
•new regulations are to be enforced in
that department, effective at the begin
ning of this term, according to the an*
liouncemcut made by Dean E. C.’ Bob
bins. *
Fnexcnsod absences will henceforth
constitute a serious obstacle in the way
of securing passing grades. Excuses will
not be issued by tin* instructors but
must come from the dean of the school.
The following explanation of the new
system was issued last night over, the
signature of Dean Robbins:
Unexcused absences to the extent of
more than one week’s work in atiy course
means immediate dismissal from the
course with a grade of P.
In a three hour course four uneg*
cused absences means dismissal with e a
grade of P.
In a four hour course five unexcuaed
absences means dismissal with a grade
of F.
In a five hour course six unexcused
absences means dismissal from the
course, with a grade of F.
Students will be posted for unexcused
absences as follows:
In three hour courses the first post
will be sent on th. second unexctittd ab
sence and the second post on the third
unexcused absence. -' .
In four hour courses^ one post will bf
sent ou the third unexcused absence, and
the second post on the fourth •unex*
cused absence.
In five hour courses, the'first post will
be sent on the fourth unexcused absence,
and the second post on the fifth unfo
cused absence.
An unexcused absence means a sub
stantial decrease in the final grade of
the student.
Instructors do not have the right to
excuse absences. All such excuses must
be secured from the dean.
i Enrollment Expected to bo
2000 by End of Year.
Registration for the winter term which
includes between 100 and 200 new stu
dents will probably not far exceed the
fall enrollment, and although no official
statement has been made, Dean Straub
declares that he thinks the number will
reach about 2,000 for the entire year.
Among those registering are many for*
mer students who have been out < ■*'
school for some time, aud Dean Straub
says he has been kept busy shaking
hands with old friends. He further said
that while traveling over the state during
the Christmas vacation he encountered
many former students who were planning
to return to school in the spring term.
The three term system, according to
Dean .Straub, is making it possible for a
great number of students to complete un
finished years with greater ease. The
number of old students taking advantage
of this opportunity is increasing,
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♦ OWL CLUB TAKES NAME «
♦ OF KAPPA THETA CHI ♦
♦ The Owl Club, local fraternitji ♦
, ♦ has adopted the name Kappa Theta ♦
♦ Chi and will be known by this name ♦
♦ in the future. It is announced that ♦
♦ the adoption of the new name is a
♦ matter of Jiouse policy and does not 4
♦ mean a reorganization of the group. ♦
I ♦ The change is effective from Janu- ♦
i ♦ ary 5, 1921, on which date the or- ♦
♦ gnnization will be two years old. ♦
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