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 2,990 newspaper titles in Elephind.com
N egro Youth Wants Peace [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
N egro Youth Wants Peace Should America enter the war . - , the Negro stands ready now as he has ever stood ready -by pled ged allegia nce to respon d agai n states Dr . Emmett J . Scott , Special Assistant to the Secretary of War during the Wilson Administration , If this statement reflects the opinion of millions of Negroes in the United States , then the Negro ‘ believes that this is a war for democracy , a war against dictatorship , but democratic England has just rushed through dictatorship measures curtailing all civil liberties and nullifying all rights to private property . Can British imperialism whose genius initiated the custom of civilizing their rebellious colonial slaves ‘ by air plane ‘ bom-bings , and whose answer to the demands of the Irish and Indian people for independence is the bullet and hangman ’s noose—can this merrie England honestly ‘ be concerned about the right of self-determination of weak nations ? Can France wage a war for democracy when she ruthlessly...
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
THE _LINCOLNIAN Published by the students of Lincoln University hi-weekly , during school year Entered as second class matter at the Lincoln University Post Office , Lincoln University , Penna , BOARD OF EDI TORS _Editor-in-Chief Jack C . Tracey , ‘ 40 Ma naging Edi tor Jesse E . _Glostei ’ , ‘ _41 News Editor _h arold L . Gregory , ‘ 40 Feature Editor I . Newton Perry , ‘ 41 Spor ts Editor John W . Thomas , ‘ 40 Asst . Sports Editor James K . Bake i’ , ‘ 41 Re-W i’ite Edito _i Glenn Fosvlkes , ‘ 41 Seci’etary Nathan Wright , ‘ 43 FEA TURE DEPARTMENT Fca tui’e Writers I . Willis P in kett , ‘ 42 St . . Ju lian DeCosta , ‘ 41 ; Ma ur ice An derso n , ‘ 41 Sport s Columnists Cha rles Bull , ‘ 40 Geo rge Ts % ’ine , ‘ 42 Staff Photo graphers Paul Williams , ‘ 42 John B . Thom pson , ‘ 43 BUS J NESS DEPA RT MENT Business Manager Grant Shock _lcy , ‘ 42 Advertis ing Manager Franklin Williams , ‘ 41 Asst . Advertising Manager Rober t 0 . Hutchinson , ‘ 41 Circulation Manager Roy Nichols ,...
Wetco me , Trustees , - A lumni and Friends [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
Wetco me , Trustees , - A lumni and Friends With this final issue of the year , the LINCOLNIAN is under a new editorial board and takes this occasion to welcome to the campus the Trustees , Alumni and friends of the University . It is not the policy of the _LINCOLNIAN to criticize the Alumni , albeit they may -be lackadaisical in action , and attitude . Their efforts should always be ‘ bent towards the welfare of the University , and its uplift , And here lies the crux of the situation . Glaring examples were shown over the school year of Alumni inconsistency , and exploitation of’ the school . The Howard-Lincoln game was a sell out last fall , and the dance following also was booked to ‘ be a sell out . The Philadelp hia Lin coln men , Walter Jerrick and Walker Jackson , handling the affair was muscled on by another group of Philadelphia Lincoln men who ‘ heralded their dance as the official one . Such tactics are certainly riot conducive to tF . a well ‘ being of the _University ,...
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
James E . Johnson is known as Friday , Lord , and other sobriquets . He leads the Line of Pi , and no more will his long form grace the Senior Dining Hall as head waiter , Reggie Williams cracks the line for the Lions and Jess Gloster cavorts on the ‘ basket-ball court . He is also the Editor-in-Chief elect of the LINCOLNIAN . Prep Jackson doesn ’t mind the cold but his pal Church is having a hard time keeping warm , Roy Nichols will head the Council in his senior year . He is _- a member of the Y Cabinet and other campus _organizations SENIOR DANCE COMMITTEE Sl’GMAS SWING OUT
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
WINTER TIM E CHEYNEY COEDS When a _neài ~ ‘ blizzard hit the eastern coast last winte _~ ’ _, ~ Lincoln did not escape . The Vail Memorial Library . seems serene in her Winter garb ; Can you name the girls in the picture ? If you can tell me , Seen at the _Lincoln-Cheyney foot’bal game . Lincoln won 12-0 . SENIOR PRESIDENT ATH’LETES TWO PREPS COUN CIL PREX ~
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
These heady seniors are planning their annual dance ’ , From left to ‘ right are : Tracey , Thomas , Martin , Davis , Searles , Johnson and Gregory , At ’ the annual Sigma Prom -beautiful girls adorned the _- Little , Theatre . Smiles are all over Jones-Quartey ’s face , also Erwin , Ja mes , _- Roulhac , Moorhead , Davis and other .
First Sprin g Football Game Pla yed By Lin coln _- And Virgini a State [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
First Sprin g Football Game Pla yed By Lin coln _- And Virgini a State Ted Durant Cop s Three Titles In Intramural Meet Novelty in C . _- I _’ _. A . A While regarding the Intramural track and field meet Saturday , May 18 , it seemed as if one might have easily mistaken the participants for members of the varsity team because of their unique forms and because of the grace and coordination w h i c h they showed in competition , Due to the large number of guests who were out here for the Glee Club Prom , cheers dominated the field from the time of the first - shot fired ‘ by the -starter , Coach Jasper Turner , until the last tape was broken by the winning participant of the last track event , Of the track events the 440 and 880 yard fraternity relay racer were the most exciting and almost completely outshadowed the other various events , Omega Psi Phi placed first , Kappa Alpha second , ‘ and Alpha Phi Alpha third . Track and Field Summary - 50 yard dash—Williams , P ., ’ Burnett , B...
SPORTS - SUMMAR Y [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
SPORTS - SUMMAR Y By Charles Bull When Coach Ted Still ’ s tracksters finished fourth in the C . I . A . A ~ closed meet at Hampton , May 18 , Lincoln rang the curtain down on a memorable sports year . The 1939-40 Orange and Blue grid machine brought back that old Lincoln spirit to the rabble . The motto of this team seemed to ‘ be the will ‘ but to do or die , for there was never an occasion on which the Lions did not keep punching . The eyes of the sports world were focused upon our new Assistant Coach , and All-American End from Cornell , Brud . Holland . Brud seemed to be a worthy addition to the athletic force , for with his able tutelage along with Soup Turner , Manny Rivero was able to produce one of the greatest team s in the -history of Lincoln . October 7 , marked the homecoming game of the Orange and Blue . The North Carolina State Eag 1 ~ s were running rough-shod over the Lions aU af ternoon . Arid then with but eight minutes left to play , and the Eagles leading 8-0 , ...
Sigma Spring Prom Is Gala Affair [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
Sigma Spring Prom Is Gala Affair Mu Chapter , of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity , was host to a fine group of dancers at its annual Spring Prom , given in the Little Theatre , Friday , May 3 . For the third consecutive time on the day of a campus dance , the weat-her was inclement , with a sharp wind blowing all day and forcing heavy coats out again from winter retiremen t , However , the evening saw a considerable change for the better , ‘ although no romantic strolls were possible . Dancing began soon after ten o ’ clock and came to a-n end -at 1 : 30 o ’ clock , with the nine piece outfit of Billy Goodman , of Philadelphia , filling the music bill . During the interval , • _Mis ~ Manan Seu’ber , of Washington , D . C ., a guest of Brother J . L . Logan , entertained , the relaxing dancers with two popular numbers , including the recently current hit-tune , Indian Summer , which she sang to her own piano accompaniment . Her performance was warmly received . The faculty was represented ...
Inter -Fra t Body Oka ys New Rules [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
Inter -Fra t Body Oka ys New Rules The representatives of the various campus fraternities who reo r g a n _I z e d the Inter-Fraternal Council announce the main features which are embodied in the Constitution which is to govern ‘ he activities of the Council . This constitution has received the ap- ‘ ~ roval of representatives of the campus fraternities . The main features are as follows : The leadership of the Council will be rotated so t-hat a representative from each fraternity will have a chance to lead the group ; the Executive Secretary will be a permanent officer ; no man may be pledged or initiated • nto a fraternity unless ‘ he has a cumulative average of 2 . 50 ; men in fraternities whose averages fall below 2 . 50 are subject to a fine ~ f $3 . 00 payable to the Council wh ~ ch in turn returns the amount o the treasury of the fraternity ~ f which the offender is a member ; regulations of the Council are to be enforced by the Faculty Committee on Student Personnel . T h e ...
C . I . A . A . Tennis Ma tches Held At Lincoln University [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
C . I . A . A . Tennis Ma tches Held At Lincoln University On the week end of -May 3-4 , Lincoln University was ‘ host to the annual C . I A . A , Championship Tennis Tourney . Due to abnormal cold wind ‘ and rain the _‘ _~ _iafher was unfavorable and not fi tf ~ d for such an event , The winner of the singles was Daniels of Va . Union , who defeated Harrington of Shaw in the finals in three sets , Mr . Daniels won his semi-final match from Jackson of Howard with much t r o u b 1 e _, Harrington defeated Marsh of St . Paul in the semifinal for his final post . The winning double team was _Stockina and Johns of Johnson C . Smith , winning easily over Terry and Wright of Hampton . Stocking and Johns defeated _Jackson and Wrus of Howard in the semi-finals . Terry -and Wright defeated our own McTeer and Gamble in a three set duel . Lincoln University was represented in the singles by McTeer and Okala , and in the doubles by McTeer and Gamble , and OkaIa and Garnere , All made creditable...
Jackson , Trace y In Hon or Grou p [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
Jackson , Trace y In Hon or Grou p Paul Jackson , ‘ 40 , and Jack Tracey , ‘ 40 , were both formally inducted into Phi Kappa Epsilon Honorary Scholastic Fraternity by Dr . Frank T . Wilson in chapel on May 14 . _- Phi Kappa Epsilon was founded in October 1934 for the purpose of stimulating and rewarding students who show evidence of high intellectual achievement . Its purpose is to propagate and foster scholarship , character and all ideals which may be construed as a necessary foundation for constructive -achievement . It has accepted as its standard and aims , those composite requirements representative of -honorary fraternitJes in the foremost universities and colleges of America with special reference to Phi Beta Kappa , Requirements for admission into Phi Kappa Epsilon are as follows : after 5 semesters of work one must have an average of 1 . 30 or higher ; after 6 semesters 1 . 45 or higher ; after 7 semesters 1 . 70 or higher , and after 8 semesters ( just before graduation )...
DRAMA CLUB ELECTS MEN [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
DRAMA CLUB ELECTS MEN The Lincoln University Players held their last busi-ness meeting of the year at which time officers were e _I e c t e d . Professor Hill gave his report on dramatics for the -school year . He expressed the hope that next year _snore creative work would ‘ be done in the field of the Little Theatre movement here at Lincoln University , He announced the -plan to enlarge and further equip the theatre and stage for more extensive work in dramatics . Jack Tracey , president of the players , expressed his appreciation of the cooperation he has received from the members of the Lincoln University Players , The officers elected for next year are as follows : Ronimus R . Stokes , Presi-dent ; Belfield H . Hannibal , Secretary ; Roy Nichols , Business Manager , and Robert 0 . Hutchinson , Stage Manager ,
THEODORE BOLDEN IS LISLE WINN ER [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
THEODORE BOLDEN IS LISLE WINN ER Theodore Bolden , ‘ 41 , has been chosen by the Lisle Fellowship to attend their summer training camp which is held in Upstate New York . This opportunity is awarded annually to students in the colleges and universities of America who show outstanding leadership ability and who have done constructive work in the Student C h r is t i a n Movement . Theodore is the newly elected president of the Y . M . C . A . cabinet . Trac ey Receives Menti on Jack C . Tracey , ‘ 40 , received an award of Honorable Mention from the United States Peace Committee in -a contest which was to determine that s t u d en t in the United States who had contributed the most in the cause of peace .
Soccer Title [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
Soccer Title - With a wealth of soccer material on hand , a team composed largely of African students , namely Okala , Adjei , Idiong , Ikejiana , garnered the C _, I . A . A . title by defeating Howard and Hampton . Coach Soup Turner is well known for the sterling brand of boxing and wrestling teams that he has turned out . His teams of ‘ 39- ’ 40 gained the respect of other conference teams to the effect that it was impossible to bring conference opponents to the campus . The Lions entered the C , I . A . A . boxing and wrestling tournaments at Howard University , alr eady holding t h e wrestling championship . Again they reigned supreme and emerged with not less than both boxing and wrestling titles .
Basketball Team Wins 23 of 27 [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
Basketball Team Wins 23 of 27 Flooring a team which from early indications had no great shakes , the Orange _basketeers gained momentum and had a highly creditable season . With Honey , Young , Gloster , Hunter , and Wareham bearing the brunt of the playing , Lincoln finished -high in the -C . I _, A . A . circuit . The high light of the season was the victory over Union in Philly , This wa _! the first defeat for Union in 15 games . In other conference games , Lincoln defeated Morgan three times , Howard four times , Virginia State twice , A . &amp; T _. once , and Hampton once , Union , Morgan and A . &amp; T . were the only teams to defeat the Lions . Other teams defeated by the Orange were Ohrbacks , Miner , Cheyney , Camden All Stars .
Awards Mad e To Glee Club Men [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
Awards Mad e To Glee Club Men At the conclusion of the concert rendered by the Male Chorus in the Mary Dod Brown Memorial Chapel , President Walter L . Wright awarded to twenty one members of the chorus certificates of -service for two years of active participation in the Glee Club . Those receiving certificates were : James H . Bohannon , Vernon Daniels , Robert T . Freeman , Hurdle C . _Jacke , Carlyle Alford , Andrew H . Bass _, Reginald B . Benn , Theodore B . Bolden , Carlton Ford , John Ford , Robert B . Lee , Ken’neth _Phipps , Grant S . Shockley , Franklin H . Williams , James E . Johnson , Henry H . Mitchell , _III , James M . Sims , Lemuel Tucker , -Malcolm B . Ro--berts and Benjamin D . Mitchell .
Douglas Men Win ~ Softball Title [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
Douglas Men Win ~ Softball Title _- _- The _anpual softball tournament which plays such a great part in our Spring Athletic Program was hard fought as usual , but from the spectators’ point of view seemea to lack the color and interest which dominated those of recent years because of the uncertain weather conditions . The Frederick Douglas Memorial team copped the title ‘ by virtue of a forfeit over the Juniors . Both teams had won three games apiece . Postponements set the game back , until it was finally forfeited to the Douglas team . The Juniors were second , Seniors third , and Freshmen , Sophomores and Sphinx Club finished in the order named .
Defeat Bea rs , 7-0 [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940
Defeat Bea rs , 7-0 Traveling to Baltimore , the raging Lions defeated the highly respected Morgan Bears , 7-0 . This triumph marked the first Lincoln victory over the Morgan football team in eight years . The winning streak of the Lions was ‘ broken by the Hampton Pirates , who won -a -game in which they were altogether outplayed . The score was 12-6 . A valiant St . Paul eleven mov- ~~~~~~~~~ 4 _nif _~ bt ~ _thëLi _1 _fi ~ _~ , _ti _1 _y to ‘ be turned ‘ back , 13-6 . Coach Rivero ’ s proteges finished the season with a rush . They ‘ bowled over Union , held scoreless by Bluefield , and -downed Howard in the annual Thanksgiving clash in Philadelphia .