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The Library [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 6 May 1881
The Library THE ART OF CORRESPONDENCE, AND USAGES OF POLITE SOCIETY. By George D. Carroll. Pp. 183. Dempsey &amp; Carroll. 1880. nro quote from Mr. Carroll's preface. "The necessity for comprehensive guides in that which appertains to social customs and laws is evident." " The Art of Correspondence is a compilation of choice letters and parts of letters of renowned men and women." The foregoing extract gives an idea of the purpose of the book. It contains, in the first part, a collection of one hundred and seventy-three selected letters and parts of letters, "written by one hundred and forty-six of the most noted men and women of this and other centuries." These letters present examples of the forms of correspondence most frequently employed in polite society, and are valuable for purposes of reference. The second part of the book contains numerous specimens of the engraver's art, in the way of monograms, crests, coats of arms, etc., and also the correct forms of invitations...
School of Mines Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 6 May 1881
School of Mines Notes. I A HE laboratories are almost unbearable in this warm weather ; but then think of June ! Whew! PROFESSOR in Calculus : " You can never get that answer unless you integrate P. D. Q. ! (Pdq.)" THE wise man who hath finished his qualitative work now selleth the remainder of his apparatus, pocketeth the money, and when his sire doth ask, " Where is that $25 deposit ?" he answereth: "Father I cannot tell a lie, but my apparatawere all broke." 'B3 HELD an orderly and well attended class meeting last Friday. The object of the meeting was to elect a " Miner " board. The following were elected : Sherman, Brereton, Suter, Woods, and Boettcher. The president was also authorized to appoint a committee for a class supper. A SKETCHING club is about to be organized in the Mines. Its object will be to make short trips into the country for the purpose of sketching from nature. Gentlemen wishing to join will please leave their names at the SPECTATOR office. A SHORT time ago ra...
The College World [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 6 May 1881
The College World CORNELL : Professor Russel has been asked to resign by the Executive Committee. The latter have been made the recipients of numerous protests against their action, and Professor Russell has received many friendly letters and expressions of regard. The spring regatta is to be on the 6th May. The crew will row only on this occasion before going to England about the 20th May. SI,OOO have been subscribed towards their expenses. The " townies " appear to object to mortar boards. The Era says a man's tassel should be guarded as jealously as his honor. HARVARD : Dr. Brooks has declined to accept the call to the Plummer Professorship of Christian morals. Mr. Charles P. Parker lectures before the Union on " Student Life at Oxford." The Cricket team has employed a professional coach for practice. The Glee Club held their annual concert at Saunder's Theatre yesterday. The Hare and Hounds race of the Bicycle Club was very successful. The distance was about 18 miles, made by th...
Calendar. [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 6 May 1881
Calendar. May 7th. Eighteenth Field Meeting Columbia Athletic Association, Mott Haven. May 13th. Entries for Inter-collegiate Games close with Alex. Harvey, Sec., Box 938 N. Y. City. Entrance fee, $lO.OO for each College. May 14th. Columbia College Boat Club Spring Regatta on the Harlem. May 27th. Triumph and Convivium of Sophomore Class (probably). May 28th. Inter-collegiate Athletic Association. Sixth Annual Field Meeting at Mott Haven.
Personal. [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 6 May 1881
Personal. /I L UMNI are cordially wged to send us facts concerning themselves and fellow-alumni. Informants will please send their own names, also. A MONG the Easter elections in the Episco pal churches we notice those of HAMILTON FISH, '27, and GOUVERNKUR M. OGDEN '32, as Wardens in St. Mark's and Trinity, respectively. JOHN JACOB ASTOR, '39 ; STEPHEN P. NASH, trustee ; HENRY DRISLER, '39 ; THOMAS EGLESTON; and WILLIAM JAY, '59, were among the recently elected Vestrymen of old Trinity. JOSEPH W HARPER, Jr., '4B, and CHARLES SHORT were among the recently elected Vestrymen of St. Thomas'. '7l. FREDERIC BRONSON is one of the six members of the Yonkers Coaching Association that promises to run the "Tantivy" between New York and Tarrytown this spring and summer. '73. GILBERT M. SPEIR, Jr., ran for Sachem on the anti-John Kelly ticket in the recent contest in the Tammany Society and had to share the defeat of his side. '72. ROBERT RAY HAMILTON is being roughly handled by the city press f...
Shavings [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 6 May 1881
Shavings (( I\/TR. , you seem to be evolving that translation from your inner consciousness." "Well, Professor, I read in my devotions last night that 'by faith Enoch was translated,' and I thought I would try it on Horace." — Ex. 'Tis not the gold of your hair, sweet maid, Nor your silvery voice that my heart doth win; 'Tis not the flash of your wit of steel, But 'tis—your dear, sick old papa's tin. —Crimson. Particular old gentleman (who has come out to see how George lives at college); "Phew ! Phew ! George, what do you call those cigars—the hackdriver's Regalia ? " George (who has been sampling the paternal weeds): " No, these are the 'Antiquedads ?' " P. O. G.: "How so ?" George : " The old gentleman's." The old gentleman presents him with a box. —Lampoon. Llady Student (reciting back Latin) : " Ego at frater ambulamus , " I and brother walk." Prof. : " Whose brother ? " Lady student (absently) : "Oh ! most anybody's." — Ex. SCENE at the college. Prep, (to servant at the door) ...
Untitled [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 6 May 1881
JUST before going to press we learn that the Trustees have elected John Krom Rees, A.M., M.E., '72 and '75, S. of M., Instructor in Geology and Director of the Observatory. Mr. Rees is at present Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy in Washington University, St. Louis. Mo.
Masthead [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 20 May 1881
Columbia Spectator. THE Columbia Spectator. ENTERED AT THE POST OFFICE, NEW YORK, AT SECOND-CLASS RATES. VOL. VIII. No. 7. COLUMBIA COLLEGE, NEW YORK, MAY 20T11, 1881. WHOLE NO. 72. Published Semi-Monthly by the Students of Columbia College. VOL. VIII. No. 7. NEW YORK, MAY 20th, 1881. WHOLE NO. 72. The Columbia Spectator. VOL. VIII. NEW YORK, MAY 20th, 1881. No. 7. Board of Editors, 1881-1882. ALEXANDER HARVEY, 'B2, Managing Editor. WILLIAM S. SLOAN, 'B2. WILLIAM K. OTIS, 'B2. HERBERT L. SATTERLEE, 'B3. WM. H. COOPER, 'B2, S. of M, F. BENEDICT HERZOG, SS. of L. and P.S. ASSOCIATE EDITORS. WALTER N. ELDRIDGE, 'B3. JOHN A. CHANLER, 'B4. LOUIS F. BOETTCHER, 'B3, S. of M. TERMS. Per annum (18 numbers), in advance, .... $2.00. Single copies, 15 cts. Remittances by mail, exchanges, contributions, and all other communications should be addressed to THE COLUMBIA SPECTATOR, Columbia College, 49th St. and Madison Ave., New York City. Students and graduates of the various departments of Columb...
Untitled [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 20 May 1881
This number contains among other matter: — GERMAN UNIVERSITIES No. 11. THE REGATTA. ATHLETIC RECORD FOR THE PAST TWO WEEKS. USUAL ILLUSTRATIONS on SOCIETY TOPICS. COLUMBIA NEWS in detail, and items from HARVARD, YALE, PRINCETON and OTHER COLLEGES. The Columbia Spectator is for sale at BRENTANO'S, 39 Union Square; WINDSOR HOTEL; LAURIER'S, 1 Great Jones Street; SEVER'S UNIVERSITY BOOK STORE, Cambridge, M ass.; BEER'S, 456 Chapel Street, Hew Haven, Conn.; and COLLEGE BOOK STORE, Williamstown, Mass. Subscriptions received, and back numbers supplied at all these places.
Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 20 May 1881
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Page 1 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 20 May 1881
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Page 2 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 20 May 1881
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 20 May 1881
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Page 4 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 20 May 1881
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