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EXCHANGES [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
EXCHANGES The mystery thriller, "The Argyle Case," was presented last Friday, December 12, 1930, by the students of the Phoenix Junior College.—Bear Browls. The Los Angeles J. C. held its student body elections January 6, 1930. There are three candidates for the office of president, one for vice-president and associated women's president.—Junior Collegian. Many students, professors, alumni and business men of La Verne attended the La Verne annual football banquet. A program of music, readings and speeches made the evening a .very successful one/ —- T*he Campus Times. The staff of the Long Beach Junior College paper will hold a round robin golf tournament immediately after the Christmas vacation. This was announced by their editor, and the sports editor is the man in charge.—Viking. Some of the journalism students at Yuba County J. C. have been working on the city paper during their free periods or on Saturdays in order that they might put to practice what they have gained in their c...
CAMPUS CHUCKLES [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
CAMPUS CHUCKLES Mr. Sandmeyer: San Nicolas! San Nicolas! para donde vas? Que me trSiras? San Nicolas: Je ne sais pas! Ich weiss nicht! Jag ej vet! Yonose! I don't know! "Now," said Fred to his dad, at the football game, "you'll see more excitement for a dollar than you ever saw before." "I don't know," his dad answered. "That's what my marriage license cost me." And there was the absent-minded professor who figured out what makes the absent-minded professor absent-minded, and then forgot the answer. He: I had to come clear across the room to see you, so I just want to kiss you. She: I'm glad you weren't in the next block. Dr. Bradford: Today I'm going to talk on the psychology of liars. How many of you people read chapter 30? Every hand went up in the psychology class. Dr Bradford: Good, you are the first class to whom I wish to speak. There is no Chapter 30. A man gets pearls from an oyster, but it takes a woman to get diamonds from a nut. SCHOOL SONG Hail Santa Monica! For the Ora...
Barks From The Balcony [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
Barks From The Balcony Well, folks, hobe you cad read all this, we hab a God awful cold, we hab to hab just to keep in style. they will have to find something else to cry about. Understand that the Nautical Club did some extensive cruising this vacation. They went out to the Johanna Smith and couldn't get back. They didn't care to have personal contact with Buron Fitts, so they spent several days there until they got up courage enough to swim in. And here's an offer. To the first person who can find any sense in this column we will give a free pass to the above-mentioned ship. Well, we look for a large increase in the student body next semester. Many new faces have been seen in the office during t ie past few days, and from all indications there should be quite a few new students. Well, we can use them. And this shows how well known the college is. A sign at La Jolla points towards Los Angeles and says, "To Spindrift." Some of the late comers back to school will probably give the ex...
Most "Unusual" [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
Most "Unusual" The State of California has either been unfortunate or careless regarding its administration of financial organizations; organizations which absorb the people's money. Los Angeles County in particular seems to be receiving its share of unwelcome publicity and notoriety throughout the world. The Julian oil swindle case spread the fame of Los Angeles far and wide through the length and breadth of the land. Hollywood, not to be outdone by her sister city, produces a master criminal who calmly plays ducks and drakes with eight million dollars for about five years. Southern California may advertise its climate, and it may also get the people, but Southern California will have to acquire a few more wrinkles before it will be able to induce many easterners to invest their money here. However, there is the cheering thought that easterners may merely say it is all '"unusual," and thus allow us to forget our troubles. At this time of the year, naturally enough, the thought of t...
Pasadena House Starring Popular Comedian Jan. 8 [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
Pasadena House Starring Popular Comedian Jan. 8 George C. Reis, popular comedian, whose many performances at the Pasadena Community Playhouse and on the legitimate stage in many professional productions elsewhere, have won him a large following among patrons of the stage, returns to the Playhouse, Thursday, January 8, in the presentation of the mysterycomedy,'"Cock Robin," by Philip Barry and Elmer Rice. Reis was last on the stage of the Pasadena Community Playhouse in the production, "They Had To See Paris," which was presented last April. Previous to that, his role of "Asa Trenchard" in the Playhouse production of "Our American Cousin" created unusual interest and was a highly praised performance. "Cock Robin," which follows the run of the current production of the John Drinkwater comedy, "Bird in Hand," with Ralph Freud, Eddie Morris, Carmen Matthews and Addison Richards, scheduled to close Saturday night, January 3, will be given an exceptionally novel production, according to p...
German Class Will Have New Readers [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
German Class Will Have New Readers Students in the German 111 class of next semester will use a text which has as its purpose the teaching of practical German for use in ordinary conversation. It so happens that the author of the book to be used by the German class has written a similar book in French, which is now being used by Mr. H. Stromer's class in the third semester of French. According to Mr. Stromer, this little book is one of the finest for introducing German to the foreigner, just as he has found the French text to be very easily adapted to students of that language. Along with the German for conversational discourse will be used another . reader, which will introduce the students into the fundamentals of scientific German.
EXAMINATION SCHEDULE [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
EXAMINATION SCHEDULE SUBJECT PERIOD RECITES TIME OF EXAMINATION ROOM NO. TEACHER IN CHARGE English I 1 8:00-11:00, Mon., Jan. 19 12 Sandmeyer English I 2 8:00-11:00, Mon., Jan. 19 13 Kepner English I 4 8:00-11:00, Mon., Jan. 19 14 Wallbank English I 5 ' 8:00-11:00 Mon., Jan. 19 15 Coulson English II 6 8:00-11:00, Thurs., Jan,. 22 12 Coupon English 111 3 1:00-4:00, Mon., Jan. 19 . 12 Coulson Math. I 2 8:00-11:00, Thurs., Jan. 22 15 Stromer Math. I 5 8:00-11:00, Thurs., Jan. 22 14 Osterholt Math. VII 3 8:00-11:00, Fri., Jan. 23 12 Osterholt Chemistry A 3-4 8:00-11:00, Tues., Jan. 20 12 Dulin Chemistry A 6-7 8:00-11:00, Tues., Jan. 20 12 Dulin Chemistry I 1-2 8:00-11:00, Tues., Jan. 20 13 Wallbank Botany I 3-4 8:00-11:00, Tues., Jan. 20 54 Bauer Zoology I 1-2 8:00-11:00, Tues., Jan. 20 14 Osterholt Zoology I 6-7 8:00-11:00, Tues., Jan. 20 15 Phipps Zoology II 1-2 D Physics A 1 1:00-4:00, Tues., Jan. 20 12 Phipps D Physics A 4 1:00-4:00, Tues., Jan. 20 13 Dulin C Physics I 6-7 1:00-4:00...
Basketball Schedule [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
Basketball Schedule DATE OPPOSING TEAM PLACE OF GAME Saturday, January 10 San Bernardino J. C. San Bernardino Wednesday, January 14 Pomona J. C. Santa Monica Saturday, January 17 Riverside J. C. Riverside Saturday, January 24 J. C. Ontario Saturday, January 31 Citrus J. C. Santa Monica Wednesday, February 4 San s ernar dino J* C- Santa Monica Saturday, February 7 Pomona J. C. Pomona Wednesday, February 11 C. Santa Monica Saturday, February 14 Chaffey J. C. Santa Monica Saturday, February 21 Citrus J. C. Citrus
W. A. A.To Hold Dinner And To Present Awards [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
W. A. A.To Hold Dinner And To Present Awards The Woman's Athletic Association has promised its most prominent social affair Tor tomorrow afternoon, when all women students of the school who are able to attend meet in the teachers' cafeteria, where a pot-luck dinner will commence at five o'clock. This spread, sponsored by the W. A. A., is being given in honor of all athletes of the past fall season, according to Helen Stelzriede, and it is the first athletic spread in the history of the association. , An important event scheduled for the evening is the distribution of awards for all women who have participated in athletics during the past season. Women students are warned that they will not receive their awards unless they attend the supper tomorrow night. Following is an approximate list of women who are to receive awards: Laura Das, Thelma Fletcher, Inez O'Conner, Helen Stelzriede, Joy Rutherford, Margaret Darusmont, Evelyn Clemens, Lucile Williams, Henrietta Newman, Lvdia Fetherol...
Aguilar Lute Quartet At Playhouse Next Sunday [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
Aguilar Lute Quartet At Playhouse Next Sunday The Aguilar Lute Quartet, fascinating novelty from old Spain, now making its first coast-to-coast concert tour, will present a concert at the Pasadena Community Playhouse, Sunday, January 18, at 3:30 p. m., as the third of the Coleman Concert series at the Playhouse. Infrequently heard of in concert halls of the present day, centuries ago the lute was an extremely popular and commonly known instrument, to which frequent allusion was made by classic authors, and for which classic composers have written many compositions.
Tone Demonstration [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
Tone Demonstration To give a demonstration of the forming of tones by vibration, Bert Gable played "Hungarian Rhapsody" on his violin, in Mr. C. Phipps' first semester physics class. It was the purpose of the demonstration to carry a finer distinction in tone than the tuning forks would permit.
CORSAIRS OPEN CONFERENCE NEXT SATURDAY [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
CORSAIRS OPEN CONFERENCE NEXT SATURDAY Hoop Squad Invades San Berdoo For Initial Conference Tilt; Indians Crave Revenge For Football Defeat To that city known as San Bernardino will the Santa Monica Junior College basketball team travel next Saturday to engage in a casabatossing melee with the participants of the San Berdoo Jaysee quintet. And because it is the first conference game of the season, the contest naturally attracts considerable attention from the students of both institutions —Santa Monica and San Ber-. nardino! To be exact, the game will commence at 7:30 in the evening in what is said to be a good San Berdoo gymnasium. The Corsairs, no longer being recognized as the "weak sister" of the Eastern division, have of late been showing up quite well in the line of athletic endeavors. After hitting .500 as far as football was concerned, the melon-tossers hope to rate even a trifle higher in the sport of sphere and hoop, and will earnestly go into the oncoming fray with nothin...
Notice [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
Notice Junior College men are urged to come out for track. Whether you have had experience or not, show your Corsair spirit by reporting for the team. Coach Osterholt would like a large squad to work with, and believes "there is strength in numbers." Do not delay; report tonight! See you at San Bernardino, 7:30 p. m Saturday, January 10. Don't forget.
TARGET PRACTICE [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
TARGET PRACTICE By FREC SALTER A new year has started at last, much to the relief of many who had bad luck during the past year. 1931 promises to be a most successfull one as far as S. M. J. C. athletics are concerned. But it's some job we've got ahead of us, one that calls for the co-operation of everyone connected with the student body. Let us review the sports that are to take the spotlight during the initial part of 1931. First, basketball. Although hard hit by injuries and ineligibilities, the Corsair basketball team is preparing for the conference opener next Saturday with San Bernardino. With Coach Mishler at the helm and Wally Hickman as captain, the Corsair quintet can be relied upon to give any team in the conference a real battle. Not much has been said about track, but the cinder sport is one of the most popular on the local campus. The track team did not fare any too well last year, but that's all forgotten now, and the Corsair spikesters are looking forward to a succes...
Corsairs Win Four Practice Tiffs Over Christmas Holidays [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
Corsairs Win Four Practice Tiffs Over Christmas Holidays Climaxing their vacation campaign Saturday with a 37-to-24 defeat over Ventura Junior College, the Corsair basketball team closed a successful practice session with four wins and no defeats. The local quintet defeated in order, Pasadena J. C., Ventura J. C., Brodie Club, and again, Ventura J. C. The Conference season starts Saturday, when the Corsairs travel to San Bernardino for their opening game. CORSAIRS 48; BULLDOGS 43 Invading Pasadena for a return game with the Bulldogs, the Corsairs emerged with a 48-to-43 victory, after battling on even terms for three quarters. "Steve" Stevenson made good use of his dead eye, to hit the hoop for 16' points and high-point honors. CORSAIRS SO; VENTURA 21 The Corsairs next traveled to Ventura and submerged the Drillers under a torrent of baskets .to win, 50 to 21. Thomas connected with 16 digist, to win high-point honors. Although the score • was decisive, the Corsairs were not at their...
Osterholt Picked To Coach Track Team [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
Osterholt Picked To Coach Track Team Beginning the New Year right, the S. M. J. C. track aspirants are buckling down to real work in preparedness of a tough season. With their first meet only a few weeks off, the cinder path artists hope to improve enough over last year's team to bring home a few track laurels to the Corsair institution. William Osterholt is again taking up the reins as track coach. This announcement will be a pleasant one, for Coacji Osterholt is exceedingly popular with the student body. Harry Wills will lead the track team this season, and with two such leaders, the current edition of tracksters should prove to be a big success in conference competition. Practice rakes place daily on the high school oval. Manager Foote announces that track suits will be issued soon, and urges those who are interested in track to report at once. The first meet is slated for February 21, which leaves only a short time to get in proper shape.
SWIMMERS IMPROVE [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
SWIMMERS IMPROVE Making good use of their vacation, the Corsair swimming team has been working out in the Lido Club pool. Six men have been reporting, and under the leadership of Herbert Starr, they have been making remarkable progress. No schedule for swimming has been announced, but the first practice meet will take place sometime in February. Starr urges backstroke or breast-stroke swimmers to come out for swimming at once, and asks that they get in touch with him immediately.
Tennis Tournament [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 7 January 1931
Tennis Tournament The second round of the women's tennis tournament is now in progress, and has been reached without any startling upsets. M. Darusmont, H. Stelzriede, A. McBride and J. Rutherford are the semifinalists, with Mcßride, the last year's annual tennis tournament winner, favored to win. The tournament is being held by the group that is taking tennis as an xperiod sport.