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ENDS TWENTY YEARS AT LINCOLN U . [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

ENDS TWENTY YEARS AT LINCOLN U . ( Continued from Page 1 ) in the two upper _clasres , who is taking one or more _courr es in that department during the current year . The prize is awarded on the basis of a ~ _cholarship , not lower than general grot _, _’o 2 for the year , and ‘ by the _beet disseriation of not more than three thousand words on an assigned theme , With the retirement of Dr . _Labaree , the University and Library , will also feel the loss of his wife , Mrs . Mary Fleming _La’baree , Curator of the Li’brary . Dr . Labaree is a graduate of Marietta and Princeton . Their new home is in Germantown , Pa ,

Publication Title: Lincolnian
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Glee Club Dance Tops Swingfest [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

Glee Club Dance Tops Swingfest On Saturday , May 19 th , the Lincoln University Male Chorus culminated one of the most successful seasons it has had in recent years with its spring prom held on the campus . Amid gay decorations , soft lights , lovely gowned ladies and to the ‘ beautiful strains of the Dukes Orchestra , members of the Clu’b and their guests fully enj oyed the festivities of the evening . Visiting the campus durin-g the week end of the festival were guests from Connecticut , New York , New Jersey , Pennsylvania , Maryland , and Washington , D . C .

Publication Title: Lincolnian
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
SENIOR BAN QUET [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

SENIOR BAN QUET The Senior Class banquet was held Saturday night in McCauley Refrectory , at ten o’clock .

Publication Title: Lincolnian
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Track Tea m [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

Track Tea m Lincoln ’ s track team entered

Publication Title: Lincolnian
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
"LINCOLN -PICTORIAL REVIEW [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

LINCOLN -PICTORIAL REVIEW STAR GUARD Salathiel Nero Brown of ‘ Gwynedd Valley , Pa ., leaves the portals of Lincoln after four years as a ‘ bulwark in the Orange and Blue’s forward wall . Russell Tracy , Charleston , S . C . For three seasons Tracy has -been a mainstay on Coach Manuel Rivero ’ s Lions . Consistency and fight are his greatest assets . Franklin Hall Williams , high ranking honor student , will again head the Glee Club next year . Frankie is from Brooklyn , Flush—ing and other points in New York , Losing only one game to Omega Psi Phi , the Kappa ‘ basketeers waded through all opposition to win the annual court crown , Reading from left to right : Dorsey , Tracy , _Hom er , Gamble , DeCosta , Anderson , Glass and Hyde . - Teddy Bolden , newly elected Y President , of Montclair , N . J . He will assume duties next September . QLF ~ E CLUB PREXY INTRAMURAL BASKETBALL -CHAMPS _ Y PRESIDENT HURDLER LINCOLN’S HIGHLY TOUTED BASKETBA’LL SQUAD EXECUTOR John Doggett grimaces as...

Publication Title: Lincolnian
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

Ending a highly successful season with 24 vic tories out of 27 games , Lincoln ’s basketball team had its best season in a decade , Standing : Manage r Cox , Jackson , Blackwell , Scott , Martin , L . Fields , Williams , Shorter , Durant , Logan . Sitting : Marsh all , Wareham , Gloster , MacBrown , Honey , Capt . ; Young , Hunter and Engs .

Publication Title: Lincolnian
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

SENIOR C’LASS ORATOR

Publication Title: Lincolnian
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A- Student Looks At War [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

A- Student Looks At War By Roy Nichols The voice of Pacifist has ‘ become inaudib le . Try as we will to make ourselves heard amid the rumble of heavy artillery , the loud commands of Adolph Hitler , and the dreadful roar of decending ‘ bombers—all efforts seem futile . Even though most thinking men agree that war is pointless ; that it g a i n s - for the victor forced treaties that prove their shamefulness when the defeated are strong enough to rise again in protest , and for the gallant soldier agonizing death or a miserable maimed ‘ existence . Already , in this Second World War , thou-sands of civilia’n s have lost their lives . Cities have been bombed into oblivion—great ’ military minds testing their skill at the expense of htm _, an life . Grim reality , racing like a mad thing around the world , causes the staunchest Pacifist to be less vigrous in his tone ; though the view he ho ld- , without question , is the only effective way to put an end to the armored giant who conti...

Publication Title: Lincolnian
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
A Picture Of Richard B . Harrison [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

A Picture Of Richard B . Harrison M ORGAN DRAMA WELL PLAYED By Mrs . Mary F . Labaree It was , I believe , May 1931 . The Musical Festival program of garden party , concert and prom had gone well the afternoon and evening of Saturday . Dr .. Max Yergan , on furlough from , his great work of training Christian lead ’ - ers for South Africa , was preacher of the day at the 11 o ’ clock Sunday Chapel service . Richard B . Harrison was to speak at- an afternoon -Chapel gathering . ( And what a gathering ‘ it turned out to be !) _- Noon came ; half an hour passed . _I - stood _- ready on the porch as ‘ Mr . , Harrison , , escorted by two Lincoln students , grove into the yard and mounted’ ‘ the steps . Never did his noble form a-nd bearing appear more noble than when he , ~ reeted me with _- that accustomed gracious dignity ‘ whose essence was a warm and simple friendliness . uring glow of ’ utter delight took possession of him . He gave himself over to the experience of cascading _- wis...

Publication Title: Lincolnian
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Student Coün _cii Elects Officers [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

Student Coün _cii Elects Officers The Student Council completed its work for the year with the election of officers and new mem- ‘ bers from the classes and at large . Roy Nichols of the incoming senior class has ‘ been elected to succeed Vernon Brock ~ s president of the Council for the academic year 1940-41 . Lendali Chase has been elected Vice-Pres-ident and Wilfred James , -Secre-tary-Treasurer . The membership of the council consists of Joseph Hall and Edward Maddox , sophomore representatives ; Patrick Chavis and Ronimus Stokes , junior representatives ; I . Newton Perry and , Henry Mitchell , senior representatives and Augustus Hewlett , Seminary representative . . ‘ A final ‘ banquet , of tie old and ~~ _WtoUhë _? _i ’ _~~ _ii ~ F _’ _ _Wt _~ _lt ~ Committee on Student Personnel was held in the Refectory on Monday , May 20 , Dr . Frank T . Wilson , the chairman of the occasion introduced Vernon Brock , Jack Tracey , Abdull Disu , and St . Julian DeCosta who all expressed reg...

Publication Title: Lincolnian
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Didn ’ t Like Subject Matter [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

Didn ’ t Like Subject Matter Mr . Hunt want ~ d to award Mr . Okedas first -place honors , but the two white judges objected . It was generally understood that th ey gave Miss Dorothy , Reeves of Hampton Institute first prize for her oration of Iron Minds , which dealt with the effect of our machine age , on ’ the minds of men , because they personally did not like Okeda ’ s subject matter . Mr . Okedas’ oration , entitled Forgotten History , scored white historians and anthropoligists f o r leaving out mention of the colored American ’ s contribution to America ’ s civilization . The audience of 1000 persons was overwhelmingly of the opinion that ‘ he deserved first prize , Here is what Dr . Feise ’ s letter to Mr . Munsell said , in part , in referring to the contest : Letter is Quot ed _- His ( Mr . _Oke _’ _~ _Ias’ ) attack was ‘ based on race prejudice , trying to discredit such eminent scholars as Boas , who has always stood in the first rank in the fight for racial _m inoriti...

Publication Title: Lincolnian
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Okëdas Oration ‘ In Baltimore _- _‘ Causes Considerable Controvers y [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

Okëdas Oration ‘ In Baltimore _- _‘ Causes Considerable Controvers y Afro American Carries Stor y an d Editorial Charles Okedas , ‘ 42 , sophomore , journeyed to Baltimore to speak ~ n the Annual City-Wide Young Peoples ’ Forum a few weeks ago . His speech , Forgotten History , caused thunderous ’ a-pplause ~ rom the audience , and when he was not adjudged the winner the people expressed themselves voiciferously . - His denial of first prize caused such a _furce that ‘ he received a telegram and an editorial and press notices were written on the conflict between the judges . F r o m the Afro-American , Baltimore , of April- 20 , -the- following article and editorial was extracted : _- _- source of originality , while Mr . Okedas spoke as -an agitator and used the quotations from poetry for his purposes . Expressions from various mem- : bers of t _1 _’ ~ e audience indicated a -belief _th&L any cause for criticism of the ‘ judges ’ decision regarding the oratorical unit i...

Publication Title: Lincolnian
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White Orator y cont est _, - _Ci ~ it ics See Red When Cha rles Okeda s Hi ts Biased Wh tke Historians [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

White Orator y cont est _, - _Ci ~ it ics See Red When Cha rles Okeda s Hi ts Biased Wh tke Historians By Staff Correspondent In a recent letter to Alexander Munsell , white , one of the sponsors of the City-Wide Young Peo _~ _ple _’ s Forum , Dr . Ernst Fë ~ se , white , professor of German at Johns Hopkins University , ‘ stated that the reason he did not vote for Charles - Okedas , whom the audi ~ nce- felt ~ -should have won ~ first ‘ place- in the oratorical unit of ,, the _- forum ’ s recent contest was that’ Mr . Okedas ’ subject matter was based on race prejudice . _- _- _- Dr . Feisé , - ‘ along with _H-arr _~ t Hu’nt , -placement - counselor in the _publiC _sàhoolg , and Dr . Rae Blanchard _, white , of the ‘ department of _- _- English at Gouchei College , were the judges of the oratorical unit of -the - _- contest , which was held ‘ at Sharp Street Methodist _, qhurch _‘ oz _~ , _April 5 . The , two men - was made public th s _~ , _‘ éek . - _-

Publication Title: Lincolnian
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Nursery School [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

Nursery School Has Commen cement The Commencemen t program of the Lincoln University Nursery School was held on Friday , May 17 in the Little Theatre . Miss Naomi , Lucas , the director of the school supervised the program which included the singing - of songs by the children in the school and a few speeches of appreciation by the members of the school who had completed the course under Miss Lucas , A few of the songs were Good Morning Merry Sunshine , The Mulberry Bush , Twinkle Twinkle Little Star , ‘ F’ re Jacques , Old ’ King Cole , ‘ Evening Prayer and The Three Bears . The members who completed their course are a ~ follows : Misses Yvonne Fos- _‘ r _, _Su _~ ie Gmubb , Sylvia Hill and Clara Reynolds . A large attendance of student and faculty members attended the exercises .

Publication Title: Lincolnian
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
IN REB AS KETBALL [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

IN REB AS KETBALL - Continuing his successful athletic year , Coach Rivero followed up by producing a winning basketball team , But none of the Alumni had the team booked ‘ before the season except the New York , North Jersey , and Camden ‘ branches , who bring the team each year to New York City , Orange , N . J ., and Camden . All the world loves a winner , and the Orange and Blue basketeers were certainly winners last season . As the season progressed and Lincoln continued to maul over opponents , the ‘ bandwagon became crowded and Coach Rivero had difficulty in filling engagements . The coach didn ’t mind booking games , and the players didn ’t mind playing them . They thrive on the stuff , But at the termination of the regular season , games were played in Washington , Coatesville , Philadelphia , Atlantic City and Wilmington , Del ,, for Alumni groups . Now , games which are played for bonafide scholarship assistance to Lincoln students are well and good -but those which are p...

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City College Students [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

City College Students Are Better Informed Freshmen entering The City College , New York , N . Y ., this semester are considerably more alert and better informed concerning opportunities for employment after graduation than entering students of five and ten years ago , according to a report to Acting President Nelson P . Mead by Dr . Daniel F . Brophy , Director of the College ’ s Personnel Bureau . Dr . Brophy ‘ based his conclusions on the results of a questionnaire answered ‘ by 1240 entering students , In past years , Dr . Brophy said , the range of vocational preferences for post-gradu-ate employment listed ‘ by freshmen never exceeded 40 . However , for the past three semesters , there has been noted an appreciable increase in the range’ of vocational choices , the class admitted this February listing 70 different vocations , This is a definite indication that ‘ high school graduates are keenly aware that opportunities in traditional fields such as law and medicine , have great...

Publication Title: Lincolnian
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MALE CHORUS RECITAL ENDS MUSICAL YEAR [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

MALE CHORUS RECITAL ENDS MUSICAL YEAR ( Continued from Page 1 ) tone and tenor solos were sung by Stanley Sergent and Robert Freeman . The last number in this group was The Hermit ’ s Night Song by Kern , Part five consisted of our own _indigineous music , Negro Spirituals , first Honnor , Honnor by Hall Johnson , I’m , a Gain to do All I Can ‘ by James ‘ E . Dorsey , Better Be Ready ‘ by Dett , William Mercer as tenor soloist and Am -a That Good News ‘ by Dawson , In addition to the choral selections of the Glee Club the program was ‘ delightfully interspersed with a piano solo ‘ by the able accompanist of the chorus , Benjamin Mitchell . His offering was a rendition of Rachmaninoff ’ s Polchinello , Opus 3 , No . 4 . A baritone solo Dio Possente ( from the opera Faust ) by Gounod , excellently interpreted ‘ by Lemuel Tucker and Romance de Nadir , a composition of Bizet artistically done ‘ by Woodson , Hopewell were other solos , The singing part of the program was fittingly conclu...

Publication Title: Lincolnian
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
LINCOLN PICTORIAL REVIEW JOHNSON ‘ LEADS RABBLE , TRACK RELAYMEN [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

LINCOLN PICTORIAL REVIEW JOHNSON ‘ LEADS RABBLE , TRACK RELAYMEN

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NEW STAFF OF LINCOLNIAN [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

NEW STAFF OF LINCOLNIAN Brud Hollan d W ill Go To Cornell Summer School For the year 1940-41 , the following executive officers were elected to head the LINCOLNIAN , news publication of the University : Jesse Gloater , ‘ 41 , Editor-in-Chief ; George Twine , ‘ 42 , Managing Editor ; Glen Fowlkes , ‘ 41 , News Editor ; I . Newton , Perry , ‘ 41 , Features Editor ; Franklin H . Williams , ‘ 41 , Business Manager , and Winston Douglas , ‘ 41 , Circulation Manager . Brud Holland , Lincoln ’ s Assistant Coach , will attend Cornell ’ s Summer School , at Ithaca , N . Y . Brud expects to take some hours in sociology . _- ‘ Robert Hamill Nassau Pr ize The Robert Hamill Nassau Prize will be ‘ awarded to Robert E . Stitt -and La urence Bertel Cross of the gradua ting , Seminary Class at commencement exercises ,

Publication Title: Lincolnian
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SENIOR PROGRAM [Newspaper Article] — Lincolnian — 1 June 1940

SENIOR PROGRAM ( Continued from Page 1 ) Ivy Day— 11 : OO o’clock Invocation—Wendell Logan , Address—John Predow . Response—Dean Miller , Ivy Poet—Frankie Bourne . Planting of Ivy—Norman N Jones . Class Night—7 : OO _&clock Invocation—John Predow . Opening Address — James E _, Johnson . Latin Salutatory—Paul Jackson Class History—John Hom er . Class Will—Charles Bull . Beta Kappa Chi Scientific Oration—Vernon Brock . Class Poet—Frankie Bourne , Class Prophecy — 3 . Howard Payne . Class Gifts—Palmer Hunt and Caesar Marshall . Solo—James Bohannan . Class Oration—Russell Tracy . Mantle Oration—John Thomas . Response—President of Senior Class , I . Newton Perry , ‘ 41 . Memoirs—Class of 1900 .

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