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Football Scores [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
Football Scores WEDNESDAY, OCT. \J, ICJOO. Columbia 45, Stevens o. Harvard 41, Bates o. Yale 30, Bowdoin o. Princeton 43, Syracuse o. Pennsylvania 17, Penn. State College o. Vermont o, Dartmouth o. West Point 11, LaSalle Institute o. Swarthmore 16, Ursinus College 5. Hotchkiss School 34, Eastmans o. Morristown School 1, Cutler School 6. Williams 6, Massachusetts Agricultural College o. Holbrook's Military Academy n, Rockland Military Academy o.
New York Botanical Garden [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
New York Botanical Garden The fall lectures at the New York Botanical Garden will be delivered in the lecture hall of the Museum Building of the Garden, Bronx Park, on Saturday afternoons, at 4.30 o'clock, as follows: Oct. 13, "Autumn Flowers," by Mr. Cornelius Van Brunt; Oct. 20, "Evergreen Trees," by Prof. Francis E. Lloyd; Oct. 27, "Freezing of Plants," by Dr. D. T. MacDougal; Nov. 3, lecture title to be announced by Prof. L. M. Underwood; Nov. 10, "Poisonous Plants Which Live in our Bodies and How we Contend against Them," by Prof. H. H. Rugby; Nov. 17, "The Sedges," by Dr. N. L. Button. The lectures will be illustrated by lantern slides and otherwise. They will close in time for auditors to take the 5.38 train from the railway station, arriving at Grand Central station at 6.04. The Museum Building can be reached by Harlem Division, N. Y. C. R. R., to Bedford Park station, or by trolley to Bedford station.
Fall Tennis Tournament [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
Fall Tennis Tournament Playing in the fall tennis tournament has been continued every day this week in both the singles and the doubles, but as yet neither contest has been finished. Only two more matches remain undecided in the singles. Following is the summary: Preliminary Round—E. L. Tilden beat B. L. M. Ernst, 6— 4, 6—l. First Round —A. E. Thurber beat H. J. York, 6—4, 6—4; R. H. White beat E. L. Tilden, 9 —7, 6—l. Second Round —R. B. Cushing beat J. F. Peters, 6 —o, 6 —4; L. E. Mahan beat R. H. White, 6— 3, 7 —5 ; A. E. Thurber beat H. B. Hatch, 6—2, 6—4. Semi-final—A. E. Thurber beat W. J. Metzger, by default. The following matches have been played in. the doubles : Preliminary Round—S. K. Wilson and R. F. C. Ropes defeated R. Kelly and S. E. Schuyler, 6—o, 6—2; H. T. York and O. Worm defeated L. E. Mahan and J. F. Peters, by default. First Round—S. K. Wilson and R. F. C. Ropes defeated W. R. Grace and C. Brown, by default.
Junior Ball Committee Organized [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
Junior Ball Committee Organized The members of the Junior Ball Committee have been appointed. From the college: Atkins, Bradley, Budington, Hays, Pell, Shoemaker, Spense and Jackson (ex-officio); from the Science: Cowing, Godwin, Hoguet, Irvine, McAnerne- Powers, Wood, Daniels (ex-officio). At the first meeting held Thursday morning in the Columbian office in West Hall, the committee organized and elected the following officers: Chairman, H. Tuthill Spense; secretary, Walden Pell; manager, W. H. Powers.
Notice [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
Notice The 1901 Columbians have been put on sale at this office for the convenience of the Fresfman classes and those men who desire to get a glimpse of college life as seen from the Senior standpoint can procure copies at the window. .There will be a meeting of 1904 Science, at Room 309 Havemeyer, on Friday afternoon, October 19, at 1.30 P.M. Nash, of last year's Varsity, and others are expected to address the meeting.
Forty-two Cross Country Candidates [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
Forty-two Cross Country Candidates Great interest is being shown in cross country running. Yesterday's ideal weather served as an attraction to bring out 42 candidates, a larger number than ever before. Daily runs are held over the usual course. Captain Smith and Trainer Hjertberg are both delighted with the interest and pleasure which the men take in the work, and they predict a successful team for Columbia this year. At present Crocker, 03, and Duden, 01, two very good men, have not come out, but Trainer Hjertberg expects them to come out any day, for they are badly needed. The class of 1902 has not men enough to make a class team. More men should come out from that class. The principal candidates are as follows : L. N. Brussel, 'O3. E. D. Oppenbeimer, 04. C. Martin, 'O3. W. H. Wolfe, 'O2. R. Meeker, 'O3. E. Vogel, 'O4. R. Ottenberg, 'O2. H. L. Lawche, 'O2. W. H. Powers, 'O2. T. L. Perry, 'O3. P. C. Savguinetti, 'O3. A. L. Hutton, 'O2. H. S. Harris, 'O2. G. W. Williamson, 'O3. H. ...
Opening of Pennsylvania Club of New York [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
Opening of Pennsylvania Club of New York The rooms of the University of Pennsylvania Club of New York City were crowded Saturday, it being the opening of the Cosey Club, at 44 West 44th street. A number of Philadelphia alumni participated in the festivities, and judging from the enthusiasm shown, the club is an unqualified success. Provost Harrison was the guest of honor. William B. Boulton, president of the club, presided and made a short address of welcome. Good old Pennsylvania songs were sung and a most enjoyable evening .followed, not to mention solid and liquid refreshments at intervals.
Varsity Show Trials [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
Varsity Show Trials The men who are competing for the T9Ol Varsity show will have to hand their names in to the Musical Society 011 or before the 29th of this month. The shows will be read and the music played before the general council of the society and an advisory committee of five. This Advisory Committee was chosen at a meeting of the officers of the society, and consists of the following men: John T. Conover, '9B, S,; George E. Lange, 1900, C., and Howard S. Harrington, '99, C., —the last three presidents of the society—Donald MacGregor, '96, C,, composer of the music of "In Vanity Fair" and "Cleopatra," and Melville IT. Cane, 1900, C., author of the lyrics, and part of the book of the "Governor's Vrouw." The reading of the shows will be held in South Hall, on the evenings .of October 30 and 31, as the constitution of the society requires that one be selected before November 1.
Alumni Notes: A Columbia Alumnus in the Siege of Peking [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
Alumni Notes: A Columbia Alumnus in the Siege of Peking Rev. F. D. Gamewell, P.G., '96, has become famous through the part he took in the defense of the British Legation in Peking. The following is from a London despatch to the New York Times: Dr. Morrison in the Times concludes his dramatic account of the siege of Peking. Pie expresses the deep obligations of all those confined in the British Legation to the splendid services of the Rev. Frederick D. Gamewell, head of the Methodist Mission Board, to whom was due the designing and construction of all our defenses, and who carried out in most admirable manner Sir Claude Mac Donald's" ideas and suggestions. Professor Ogden N. Rood has written a letter to President Low in this connection, from which we quote the following: ''You will be surprised to learn that the man who designed and constructed the defenses of the British Legation during its recent siege in Peking, was a graduate student at Columbia (Physics Department) during the ye...
College Finances [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
College Finances According to recent educational reports there are about four hundred colleges in the United States. The value of the grounds, buildings and apparatus of these colleges amounts to $150,000,000 in interest-bearing funds, from which they derive their yearly support. There are more than twenty colleges in the country that have each income-producing property of more than $1,000,000. Harvard has more than $10,000,000, and Yale has about $5,000,000. Chicago has $8,000,000, Cornell $6,000,000, and Johns Hopkins $3,000,000. Columbia has a yearly income of $425,000. Among the other colleges that possess interest-bearing funds of at least $1,000,000 are Brown, Western Reserve, Princeton, Tulane, Wesleyan, Amherst, and Rochester. The wealthy universities of California, of Michigan, of Wisconsin, and of Minnesota have each a yearly income, secured by State legislation, considerably more than the income of $1,000,000. Four-fifths of the productive funds of colleges are invested i...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
FINANCIAL. BROWN BROTHERS &amp; CO., newyork hia - Bankers, BOSTON. u " !,v 1 v » 59 and 61 Wall Street, ALEX. BROWN &amp; SONS, BALTIMORE. Issue Letters of Credit, available in all parts of the world. Buy and sell first-class Securities on Commission. BROWN, SHIPLEY &amp; CO., London. Redmond, Kerr &amp; Cos., BANKERS, 41 Wall Street, New York. Transact a general banking business. Receive deposits subject to draft. Dividends and interest collected and remitted. Act as Fiscal Agent for and negotiate and issue loans of railroads, street railways, gas companies, etc. Securities bought and sold on commission. Members New York Stock Exchange. DEAL IN High=Grade Investment Securities. List of current offerings sent on application. PHILADELPHIA CORRESPONDENTS, GRAHAM, KERR &amp; CO. "STRONGEST IN THE WORLD." The Equitable's policies are to the assurer What Government Bonds are to the investor THE EQUITABLE LIFE ....ASSURANCE SOCIETY OP THE UNITED ST...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
FINANCIAL The Trust Cos, of New York. 60 WALL STREET. Capital, = - $1,000,000 Surplus, - ~ = $1,000,000 Takes full charge of real and personal estates. Acts as Trustee, Executor, Administrator, Guardian, Committee, Assignee, Receiver. Fiscal and Transfer Agent, etc. Interest allowed on deposits. WILLIS S. PAINE, Pres't. WARNER VAN NORDEN, ist V-Pres't. OSCAR F. RICHARDSON, 2d V-Pres't. EDMUND C. LOCKWOOD, Sec. TRUSTEES. George W. Quintard, Warner Van Norden,' William A. Brewer, jr., Willis S. Paine, Jonathan B. Currey, Charles M. Swam, James Talcott, Smith M. Weed, Charles E. Sprague, lienry F. Shoemaker, Clarence Whitman, John E. Searles, Thomas P. Fowler, Edward V. Loew, W. Rockhill Potts, Henry C. Brewster, Gen. James Jourdan, Ernst Thalmann, Richard L. Edwards, Felix Campbell, Daniel A. Heald, Isaac E. Gates, Colgate Hoyt. THE Lincoln National Bank of the City of New York. Capital, ----- $300,000.00 Surplus, ----- 700,000.00 Undivided Profits, - 220,406 47 Thomas L. James, Pres'...
Untitled [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
The game on Wednesday with Stevens, while it cannot be taken as indicative of the prowess of the team, showed that we have a much stronger set of substitutes than was the case last year. The men played with a certain amount of snap and dash which was highly encouraging after the demoralized condition of a few days ago. A most discouraging fault, however, was the lack of team work shown. The backs seemed unable to follow their interference and in the case of the Varsity backs who were put in late in the second half this fault was particularly noticeable. Time and again the runner would lose his interference before be met the opposing rush line and to down him was then an easy task. Such a result is only to be expected when the regular Varsity players come out but half the days in the week to practise. To perfect team work the constant attendance of the entire team is an indispensable requisite. Whatever may be the cause of this failure to attend practise it must soon be remedied if w...
University Directory [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
University Directory C. U. Athletic Association— S. Aylmer Small, General Treasurer, 435 West 117 th street. Graduate Advisory Committee— Prof. F. R. Hutton (chairman), Messrs. G. T. Kirby, Reginald Sayre, M.D., A. T. Hewlett. Executive Committee — Chairman, J. B. Smith. Secretary, W. Pell. Faculty Committee on Athletics — Prof. F. R. Hutton, J. F. Kemp, Dr. R. W. Savage, G. E. Woodberry, G. W. Kirch wey. Football Association — Manager, W. B. Shoemaker; Captain, W. R. Morley; Assistant Manager, J. J. Kelly. Baseball Association— Manager (to be elected) ; Assistant Manager, W. Pell; Captain, E. E. Milke. Track Tearn— Manager, C. A. Dana; Assistant Manager, E. J. Colie; Captain, J. B. Smith. Crezv— Manager (to be elected) ; Assistant Manager, K. Durham; Captain, S. P. Nash. Cycle Tearn— Manager, C. P. Read; Assistant Manager (to be elected) ; Captain, D. H. Hudson. Lacrosse Team— Manager, L. G. Parker; Assistant Manager (to be elected) ; Captain, R. C. Lindsey. Fencing Club— President...
New Books [Newspaper Article] — Columbia Daily Spectator — 19 October 1900
New Books Among the new books received at the Library are the following: Towne —"Story of Money." Walker —"History of the Law of Nations." Marburg—"Expansion." Prothero "Constitutional Documents." Clarkson "History of Slave Trade." Benezet—"History of Guinea." Foote—"Texas and the Texans." Barclay—"Slavery in the West Indies." Burton —"History of Norfolk, Va." Ferris—"Settlements on the Delaware." Garland—"Life of John Randolph." Butterworth—"Songs of History." Armstrong—"Christian Doctrine of Slavery." Bartlett—"Literature of the Rebellion." Arnold—"Life of Lincoln." Brewer —"Alabama." Daniel—"Life of Stonewall Tackson." Davis—"Life of Thomas Jefferson." Carey—"The Slave Trade." Craven —"Prison Life of Jefferson Davis." Borcke—"Memoirs of the Confederate War."