Elephind.com contains 26,460 items from Lincolnian
, samples of which are listed below. All items
from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire
collection of 2,949 newspaper titles in Elephind.com
Choral Society Elects _‘ _Officei [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
Choral Society Elects _‘ _Officei The Male Chorus , of Lincoln University elected its officers for the school year 1938-39 Wednesday night , November 9 . All those who had a 50 % attendance average and who were eligible for extra-curricular activities participated in the election , The officers are : Charles Banner , president ; Franklin Williams , business-publicity manager ; James M , Sims , secretary-treasurer , A constitution for the Chorus has been drawn up by a committee appointed by the president , The document will have an early reading for the approval of ‘ the group and the music director . The following selections will be featured in the annual program of Christmas music to be presented on the campus shortly before the C h r i s t m as holidays . Faith ( _Round)—Mozart , Old French Christmas Carol — Goevert , A Legend —Tschaikowski , Before the Paling of the Stars —Kramer . On Friday night , December the 9 th at 8 : 30 p . m ., the Chorus will present a program of Christm...
U . Of P . Studen t Christian Assoc . Conference Set Lincoln University Students Invited To Kensington [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
U . Of P . Studen t Christian Assoc . Conference Set Lincoln University Students Invited To Kensington Industria l Inquiry The Student Christian Association o ~ f the University of Pennsylvania announces a conference during the Thanksgiving holidays to which the students of Lincoln University are especially invited , The student body of Lincoln will remember that a representative group of University of Pennsylvania students attended a meeting with the Y _. _M _. C . A . cabinet last year , The conference will be held in Philadelphia November 25-27 . The Purpose of the Kensington Industrial Inquiry is to examine the problem of ‘ the labor movement—wages and hours , unemploy ment , relief , housing , et cete ra . It is an _end eavor to gain firsthand acquaintance with an industrial community , and during a short period to learn _all the facts possible about it . It is an opportunity to meet with workers and to understand their problems . Who May Attend —The group is open to both men a...
Cooperat ive On Ark ansas Gov ’ t . Farm Resettlement [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
Cooperat ive On Ark ansas Gov ’ t . Farm Resettlement Empha sizes St ~ re , Hun ting And Health Cooperation Dr . Will W . Alexander , Administrator of the Farm Security Administration , United States Department of Agriculture , and Dr . Frederick Douglass Patterson , ‘ President of Tuskegee Institute , Alabama , were the principal speakers at the dedica ti on , November 8 , of the Lakeview , Arkansas , all-Negro homestead projec t . The Lakeview project , situated in Phillips County , Southeast Arka nsas , fifteen miles south of Helena , was initiated by the old Resettlement Administration , in February , 1936 , and later developed by the Farm Security Administration , which su cceeded th e former agency , in September , 1937 . Located on the rich river lands , along the Arkansas and Mississippi rivers , the 5 , 500 acr e projec t has been de veloped to provide ho mes for approximately 100 families , 75 of whom are already established there , Each farm unit averages 56 acrps , and i...
N . A . A . C . P . Chapter Reor ganizes [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
N . A . A . C . P . Chapter Reor ganizes At its initial meeting , held Novem ~ ber 9 , in Randall _‘ Hall , the local chapter of the N . A . A . C . P ., decided to launch a membership drive among the faculty and students of the University ; Gregory Newton heads the committee which is in charge of the campaig n . Adopting as its ‘ slogan We Must Have Equal Rig _’ _. _’ _its , the group has inaugurated a fourpoint program which includes : first , a building up of student sen- ‘ timent to continue the boycott of the Oxford theatres because of ‘ their discriminatory practices against Negroes ; second , to push the investigation into the Lincoln University village schooi situation with a view to effecting a change ; third , to bring to the campus outstanding Negro speakers ; fourth , to sell Christmas seals in cooperation with the national office . With the exception of J . Riche Coleman , who was elected executive secretary ‘ to fill the office vacated by the death of Cortez Allen , th...
Negro WP A Art ist Exhib its On View In Vail Library [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
Negro WP A Art ist Exhib its On View In Vail Library Since November 1 , there has been on display in the basement of the Vail Memorial Library , a government exhibition of modern art , This attractive collection includes some of the finest black and white prints done in media of linoleum blacks , lithograph , wood engraving , etching , dry paint , aquatant and carborundum . It is interesting to know that two of the most outstanding of these works were done b ~ a young Negro artist , Sam Brown , who is employed by the Federal Arts Project and was selected , by Mrs . Eleanor Roosevelt as the most promising artist in that group . His drawings are Wash Girl done in linoleum black and Writing Lesson done in lithograph . Other outstanding prints and display are Deserted House and Conference by Richard Hood , _Bootleg Coal , Lancaster Farm and End of Day by Michael Gallegher , and Subway Express by Hu’bert Mesibov . This Exhibition will remain in the library until December 1 , at which tim...
NEGRO PRE SS ANNUAL OMEGA WEEK TOPIC [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
NEGRO PRE SS ANNUAL OMEGA WEEK TOPIC (‘ Continued From Page 1 ) Advocating the establishing of a daily paper in the north , John C . Tracey , guest speaker from Alpha Phi Alpha , dealt with Journalism Made Profitable for the Negro Youth . With the Octette as the nucleus of the chorus , members of the Chapter concluded the day ’ s j rogram by singing the Omega Hymn . The ‘ presentation of Lt ,-Col , West Hamilton , in the Guest House , Sunday , November 13 , climaxed the week ’ s activities , At this final meeting were also present members from other fraternities . Tea was served immediately after the conclusion , of the meeting . The new members initiated into the fraternity are : William Garner , Rufus Shorter , Oswald Hoffler , Chester Waters , Louis Purnell , Robert Engs , Kenneth Gilmore , and Theodore Bolden , Officers elected ‘ by the Freshman class are as follows : Charles Nelson , president ; Woodson Hopewell , vice-president ; Willis Pinkett , secretary ; Harold _Kopchin’sk...
BASKETEER S OUT FOR COURT GAME [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
BASKETEER S OUT FOR COURT GAME ( Continued From Page 3 ) City , and the flashy Ernie Young , of Trenton , N . _3 _., who has been performing well in practice sessions . Edward Simmons was also out , a basketeer who was out of school last year , but who was one of the members o the scintilldting Lion floor combinations of the l 936- ’ 37 season , Veterans reporting for practice were : Cliff Haye , Bob Ramsey , and Jess Gloster , Because football season has not en ded , Coach Rivero has not begun formal practice inasmuch as a num ber of foo tba ll playe rs ar e adept at playing the court game also . Basketball veterans on the football team are : the stellar Perry Honey , John Mack Brown , Bob Engs , Lieutenant Harris , and Jim Dorsey . Freshman basketball material now performing on the football team are : Bob Bolden , Bob Shade , and Mugs Irvin . Dean Howard Thurman , of Howard was the visiting minister at the Sunday morning chapel services on November 20 , Dean Thurman is well known ...
Arm istice Day Pro gram Held In Cha p el [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
Arm istice Day Pro gram Held In Cha p el Prior tothe conclusion of its National Negro Achievement _1 ~ Teek , Beta chapter of Omego PPu _’ Phi fraternity observed Armistice D _’ _~ y , Friday , November 11 , in the _Má _± _y Dod Brown Memorial Chapel . As a prelude to the program the organist played taps . John W . Thomas , vice-basile us of Beta , recited Sigfried Sasson ’s Aftermath , In the ~ background were the strains of Mendelssohn ’ s War March of the Priest , from Athalie . LeRoy Patrick , repreesnting The LINCOLNIAN , gave the results of the war poll recently conducted on the campus . The representative from the student body was ~ Cenneth S . Dodson , who gave an address on war , arguing satirically that is was necessary for the reduction of an over-populated world . He concluded ‘ by reading Does it Matter ? a poem by Sigfried Sasson . Prolonged applause followed Mr . Dodson ’s speech .
Student Council Holds Election s [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
Student Council Holds Election s The Student Council in a meeting with the faculty committee on Student Personnel held an election to replace Lendali Chase who did not return to school this semester . Roy Nichols of the sophomore class was elected as a man-at-large tilfiohet ; w , vl - ( R- ’ taoet at-large to fill the vacancy . This is Roy Nichols ’ seco nd year of service on the council . The Junior class will hold’ an election in the near future to replace the vacancy in the council created by the resignation of James Johnson . Student council-men are encleavoring this year to bring about a better feeling of campus consc iou sn ess , dormitory cleanliness , and refectory etiquette among the student body . The council has tried to solve _certain problems on ‘ the campus by giving them immediate attention , ‘ A few of the immediate problems which the council is attempting to solve are : revisions in freshmen regulations , a uniform system of class elections and organization electio...
" LINCOLNIAN " INVESTIGATE S LOCAL SCHOOL S [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
LINCOLNIAN INVESTIGATE S LOCAL SCHOOL S ( Continued From Page 1 ) are narrow wooden enclosures . In neither buildings are there any lockers ; there is an ice water container in each room ; students bring their own glasses or jelly jars . The Lincolnian has brought this situation to the attention of the Department of Public Instruction at Harrisburg , However , since this matter comes wholly within the province of the board of school directors , any change must be initiated by this body . One member of the board , Professor Harold F . Grim , stated that , although the board deplored these conditions the cost of consolidation in the village alone is prohibitive ; that it would be more advantageous to consolidate this entire school district with a school located in or near Oxford , Pennsylvania ; that this would necessitate a bus for the village children which would be an additional expense ,
Frats Complete Fa 1 l Initiations [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
Frats Complete Fa 1 l Initiations The close of ‘ the fall initiations by the Greek letter fraternities on Lincoln ’s campus finds a large number of new fraternity men in the institution . The following men have been initiated into Phi Beta Sigma and Kappa Alpha Psi : Phi Beta Signa Willie D , Coleman , Ollie Patrick , Selwyn Atwell , Richard Brown , Hurdle Jacke , H . A . B . Jones-Quartey , Aaron Peters , and _Wilfrid James . Ka pp a Alpha Psi Phili p Randolph , Maurice Anderson , Charles Daniels , Reginald Young , Lester Norris , St . Julian De Costa , Ernest Green , Lloyd Barnett and Thomas Williams .
Junior Class Plans Dance [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
Junior Class Plans Dance The Junior Class of Lincoln University ‘ plans to give a preChristmas dance in Kennett Square Friday , Dece mber 16 , the night before the beginning of the Christmas recess , This dance is to be given in honor of the Freshmen . The funds will be used to help defray the expenses of the Junior Prom . They also plan to give one or more dances in the winter after some of the more important basketball games , if it can be arranged , with the athletic department and the dministration .
To Be Set Up [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 23 November 1938
To Be Set Up Scholastic Fraternity ( Continued From Page 1 ) LeRoy Patrick . What shall be the fate of the group this time ? Will Lincoln students meet the challenge ? It is sincerely hoped that this shall be the last re-organiza-tion of the group and that it shall remain active throughout future years , _d aily and induct into its folds the three eligible members : Charles Bonner , Arthur Johnson _,, ana
‘ Studied At Jul liard School Of Mus ic , And In Austria [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 17 December 1938
‘ Studied At Jul liard School Of Mus ic , And In Austria J osephine Ha rrehi Receives Cam pus Ovat ion In Recital _Josephine Harreld , pianist , was born in Atlanta , Georgia , twentythree years ago . She started giving recitals at the age of twelve ; sh ~ also h as accompanied her father in violin recitals . She was graduated with honor from Spelman College , in 1933 , at the age of 18 . The following year she graduated from the Institute of Musical Art , Julliard School of Musical Art , New York City , and spent another year in graduate study at this institution , In the summer of 1935 , she r eceived a scholarship from the Drama League of America for study abroad and spent the summer at the Mozarteum Academy , Salzburg , Austria . While here she went to Bulgaria as a delegate to the World ’ s Student Christian _Federation and took an active part in the musical program . After a year ’ s study at Radcliffe College , she received the degree of Master of Arts with a major in music ....
" WORLD WAITS " ACCLAIMED BY STUDENT BODY [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 17 December 1938
WORLD WAITS ACCLAIMED BY STUDENT BODY As their first production of the season , The Lincoln University Players presented George Hummel’s The World Waits , Saturday evening , December 10 , in the Little Theatre . In the outspoken language this three act drama depicts the real happenings in the camp of the Hartley Expedition . Having explored and annexed an unknown continent , the men almost meet with disaster ; marooned on the Antarctic wastes , they face the merciless cold of approaching -winter , Tragedy , mutiny , and death stalk the group , John B . Randolph as captain Hartley gave a sympathetic inter--pretation of a man broken by his own egotism . Brice , pl ayed by Edward E . Cannon , was a strong character throughout . Perhaps one of the most convincing roles was ! that of Royce , played by John W . Thomas . Worthy of note , too , was Ernest A . Bouey ’s , in the part -of Jenks , the cook . In the word of the New York Post , The World Waits succeeded uncommonly well in establi...
Lincoln Stud ents Esca pe inj uries In Holida y Crash Ca r Overturn g Near Bel Air , Ma r yland [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 17 December 1938
Lincoln Stud ents Esca pe inj uries In Holida y Crash Ca r Overturn g Near Bel Air , Ma r yland Enroute from Washington after the Thanksgiving recess , three Lincoln students narrowly escaped -death from an automobile accident , The accident occurred about 2 a . m ., Monday , November 28 . Herbert W . Jones , a senior in the Seminary , Franklin H . Wilh ams , and Robert T . Freeman , Jr ., sophomores , were in the car . After skidding off the road , due to a sheet of ice which covered the entire highway about thirty miles south of Lincoln , -the car turned completely over -and embedded itself in a ditch ; they were going between twenty-five and thirty miles an hour , No one was injured although the car was completely demolished ; it belonged to Philips B . Simmons ,, also a senior in the Seminary ; Jones was driving . Fortunately no one was occupying the back seat , for a falling pole smashed in the side near the rear , Through the kindness of the driver of a passing Greyhound bus ,...
Aims Of Coun cil Given _Iii Cha pel Faces School Problems _Re- [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 17 December 1938
Aims Of Coun cil Given _Iii Cha pel Faces School Problems _Re- alist ically In the first of a series of student Chap el peri ods , the Student Council sponsored on November 29 , a program in which Eliert C . Robinson , pre sident , presented the aims of the Council for the year . He admonished student wor kers , especially _those sweet ,- ing dorm itory hall s , against slovenly work , under pen-al-ty of losing their jobs . Mr . Robinson requested the student body in general to assist the Council in developing and carrying out a program of cain--pus consciousness , student -awareness in the dorm itories , the i’efectory , and the movies , The Council , said he in closing , will also post in the near future a definite system of elections whereby anyone representing the University as to classes or university organizations will be elected . Roy Nichols , sophomore representative on the Council , presided .
Vienna A Ghost City Since Nazis Took Over Trade , Commerce [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 17 December 1938
Vienna A Ghost City Since Nazis Took Over Trade , Commerce Cond itions Deplorable Under Germa ny Says Forum Speaker Vienna looks like a ghost city ; grass is -growing in its railroad tracks . A -German business man must receive governmental permission to use his money for a trip out of the country . To be permitted to sell ordinary toilet articles , such as soap , a German merchant must take a course of study and pass a special examination . High and low prices are fixed for all commodities in Germa ~ ny ; no merchant may exceed them . These and many other interesting pieces of news the Forum spea ker , Robert Pyle , gave to the student body Friday evening , December 7 . Mr . Pyle , who makes a business trip every four or five years , gave his views on The present crisis in Central Europe .