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FRESHMAN NEWS [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
FRESHMAN NEWS In the Y room of _Rendahl Hail , Octobem ’ _16 , 1931 , thi s Freshman class held its third meeting of the year . Tim e pm’osident , Leo n McCam’ro ll , called the meeting to order . The main ptmrpose of th is meeting was to elect time second set of officer s for tim e following six _iveelcs . Those elected were : Ken neth _McClane , Boston , Mass ., Pr esiden t ; _Joseph Hoagla nd , Pri _miceton , N . J ., Vice-Pi’esi-dent ; Robe rt McGee , Philadelphia , Pa ,., Secretary ; James King , Atlafitic City , N . J ., Tm ’ easurem ’ ; Dennis Fletcher , _Ph _iladelph ia , Pa , , Student _Coumicil ; Milton Spellem’ , Philadelphia , Pa . , Freshman News Editor . Preside nt McClane called the fourth _m eeting to be held at University Hall , as the _chattem’ of ardent card players was somewhat vociferous , For some reason , the other students of this Ummiver sity seemed to h ave a doubt about thi s clea nliness of the class , In order to get rid of that doubt , they tumm _ied ou...
Te ~ cas University Has Oil Field [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
Te ~ cas University Has Oil Field ( NS FA)—T _hm e U niversity of Texas miot only owmm s oil fields in time plains of West Texas , but it is als o th ~ possessor of a miniature field of _hiq mild _gold _cmi its _owim campus . Thmis field is located in tim e basement of time Engine om ’ imm g Buildi n g for _the use of students imi time depam’t—meat of petroleum engineering . It is a perfect imitatiom m of a _field ‘ wimicim was con structed at _Smtgai’iand , Texas , at a cos t of one million dcllam ’ s . _Tlmem ’ e _caim be £ _omm nd in thmis minute comm — _stu ’ _mmctio _mm dem’m’icks , oil _vells , and pipe _hiimes ,
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
_Barnai’d Sets Precedent in U . S . ( N SIP A ) _— A Petitioli favoring world-wide disarmament was sent yesterday to Senator Whi11 a m H . _Borah , Chaim ’ _mmman of the Senate Cornnmi ttee on Foreign Affairs , by 650 Barnard Collegs students . This is tim e first time timat a _stu dent body in _Aimienica has sent a fom ’ _nmal de clam at lom i of opinion _i’egai’ding tim e policy of the United States _Governm ent hi international affaim ’s to a _Seumate committee ,
VIEWED BY A - VAGABOND COLUMNIST [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
VIEWED BY A - VAGABOND COLUMNIST _D’jevem’ stop to think of the many opportun . ities awaiting the young ‘ men who really breaks into print ? All the pretzel adds to endorse , all the personal appearances to make , and all the other such ways of gathering the filthy lucre ? Believe you me , It’s food for thought ! ‘ Way back in the Gay Nineties B . P . ( BefOre Prohibition ) one Horace Greeley or some other chappie , advised all -young men to go west . Of course I think Horace was _press-agenting for some Western land d ’ eveiopment Co ., or else trying to build up trade on the Delaware , Lackwanna and Western , sort of on the Q _. T . Anyhow that was his advice , and it does seem to have ‘ been the pm’oper play , ‘ cause any number of smart young men took the’ hint , ‘ went , and succeeded ; notably Mr . Al . Capoñe . _~ Ir , Greeley , or rather the statue of him is still _standimi _’ in the heart of N’Yawk , pointing Wrest and signifying , though it seems to me as , _il ~ he had o...
EDITORIALS [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
EDITORIALS THIS BUSINESS OF FRATS _Withm their usual , excessive beating of thighs and back-sides , the fraternities here at Lincoln have admitted ‘ the new Brothers . After having withstood the horse-play throughout virtually a whole night , the neophytes , as usual , ‘ have told the glorious fib , I’d go through it again for dear _01 ’ Lambda Chi . In the first place , we think the frats are ridiculous in their attempts to instil that fraternal feeling into the neophytes . It seems to be ’ a Herculean task for a man , who has been cowhided through the black hours of night , to come through ft all , having any great amount of brotherly attitude toward those who ’ ve jus t beat him . Anyhow , custom is . a nasty thing sometimea . Having been beat into brotherhood , the new brothers have a greater thing to overcome . They must now overcome fraternal narrowmindedness . If- John Jones and Ike Page have been tim e best of friends for years ; if they have always trusted and confided . th...
LINCOLN NEWS AFFILIATES ~ TITH N . S . F . A . NEWS SERVICE [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
LINCOLN NEWS AFFILIATES ~ TITH N . S . F . A . NEWS SERVICE In order to give our readers national news of the big colleges and universities , we are proud to state that we have obtained the service of the National Student Federation of America . The N . S . F . A . is to college papers and periodicals what time Associated Press is to the big dailies . We know you will enjoy the interesting features , collegiate news stories , and , gleanings which we give you in this issue from this news organization . _Sd watch out for the abbreviation N .. S . F . A ., which represents the best in college news service . —Editor .
WISE AND OTHER WISE [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
WISE AND OTHER WISE We firmly believe that the most important Lincoinites on the cam-pus are those men fortunate to be head of their respective tables _, -in the di ning hall . ‘ * * S * * It is our sacred duty to nominate ‘ for the One Hundred Percent Loud and _WrOng ~ Club the following students : Charlie Wilson , Louis Baskerville , , Georgia James , Paul Terry , Harold Fenderson , George Porter , Hoggy Young , George Dr _um-unond , Albert _Tihier y , Geor ge Bullock . * * * * * Favorite Lincoln University expressions : Get on your stuff Aw , lay it away Hot d—n oh’ rose He ’ s bringin g muscle Stop that carpet -bagging * * * * * LlncOhnites ’ favorite pastime : 1 . Cutting chapel services . 2 . Carpet bagging . 3 . _Buhl-sessioning ( usually the loudest talker is the biggest bone-head ) . 4 . Oversleeping eight-thirty classes . 5 . Borrowing money to buy pie and hot dogs at night , * , * * * * We nominate for the Blue Blood and Better Than Thou Club , the following : Pres . —Bus...
SPORT REVIE W AT ORANGE AND BLUE THE HOWARD LINCOLN FOOTBALL CLASSIC [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
SPORT REVIE W AT ORANGE AND BLUE THE HOWARD LINCOLN FOOTBALL CLASSIC Tha nksgiving brings us down to that classic of Negro football , the Howam’d-Lincoln ganme , Other schools advertise their games as classics but this one is not only advertised , but is , time classic of classics . Regardless of time merits of time two teams throughout the seasomm , Tim amiksgi ving day finds them both on edge , and m’eady to do or die for their respective alma matem ’ . This ~ _ame.-has come to mean tim e same timing to the Negro world as the Harvard-Yale , Stanford--Sout lmern _Cahifom’nia , and Army-Notre Dame ga mes , to the white world . It is the one Negro classic that is steeped in trad _itioim , The ga me was first played in 1392 ending in a 6-7 victory for Lincoln , Tim e next gani e in 1904 Li ncoln womm by a forfeit 1-0 . Fm’om then until 1908 Lincoln enjoyed an unbroken stm ’ imm g of victories . The teams tied 0-0 in 1908 and in 1909 Howard won her first _gaumm e by a seem’s of 5-0 . T...
WILBERFORCE VS . - LANGSTON , _10-6 [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
WILBERFORCE VS . - LANGSTON , _10-6 _The Wilbe rforce victom ’y-fed Bull Dogs invaded Oklahoma territory last Saturday and fought long enough in Langston to wrest anothe r ‘ glo ry meal’ froimi the Langston Univem ’ - sity grid warriors , The scom’e _i _% ~ as 10-6 . Had _ii imo t been for tim e expert toeing of the pigskin by Teri’y in tim e last quarter _wheum he kicked a field go al from the 38-yam ’ d line , time Ohioans would have retur imed to Wilberfom ’ce , victors by only ommo point . But victory i ) ius assurance was wiiat tim e Forceañs wanted , for them e am’s _thim’ee teams yet to rush at them . Coacim Graves _aumtic ipated difficul ty with tim e Oklaho m ans , _l _nasmmiu _cli as th ey _lmad accounted fom ’ themmmse lves so spectacularly in fom’mner gammmes . Tim e score tells tim e Stom’y timat t h e gaimm e was one of tim e hardest that time _mmii d—we sterner s had faced thmis season , Tenacity and strategy am’s wimat immust _cmum’m ’ y time ‘ Wiibem’fo _rce Bull Do...
‘ SEMINARY NEWS [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
‘ SEMINARY NEWS ~ At a recent meeting called for the purpose of feathering our _imest , all three classes , with Prof . C . D . Chrisman , present , voted unanimously to organize , and ~ the same was organized ,. ‘ A ~ permanent Athletic Association with the following elected officers : Robert A . Bryan t , President Leonard G . Marr _,, Manager Douglas M . Collins , Secretary ,. After some ~ discussion it was decided by a standing vote that tile , team should consist of - Seminary Students only , with one exception . This exception provided that in extreme cases the , President shall have the authority to obtain material from the acadamic department , provided , nevertheless , that such individuals are presently inclined towards the Ministry ,, and further , that s , aid persons are ’ taki ng at least one Semi nary course . VIEWED BY A _VAGAI _3 ONI ) COLUMNIST ( Continued from page 8 ) , F ’ rinstance , which ‘ would make the biggest racket and be remembered longest ; ‘ Carideo ’ ...
N ; s . F . A . GLEANINGS [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
N ; s . F . A . GLEANINGS Buy a doughnut ‘ was the cry heard at the University of’ Oregon recently _whemi the Y . W . C . A . sponsored the Oregon Doughnut Day to raise money , In all , 570 dozen dou ghnuts were sold on the campus . * _ * * * * Uniess a scholar can search and tell the world what he discovers , it wiuld be well that the University perish frOm the earth , was the statement made by Professor Miller , who was removed from the Sociology Department of Ohio State University last winter because he attacked military drill and upheld several liberal causes . * * * * _S To take tim e students and alumni of the University of Southern California to their football clasim with the University of California , several boats were hired , and three official trains were engaged . Every ‘ modern convenience was affom’ded the enthusiasts , including music and dancing in specially outfitted cars . - * * * * * A committee has been organized at the University of Oregon to record the activiti...
AT 0 TH ER SCH OOLS GREEN , REGALIA WORN ’ BY ALL ’ FRESHMEN [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
AT 0 TH ER SCH OOLS GREEN , REGALIA WORN ’ BY ALL ’ FRESHMEN Green caps , green bows , submissive bows when _appi’oaching _upper-classrnen , use of side entrances , looks of - utter confoundment—ail _clmaracterize the aitivities of Freshmen on Virginia State ’s campus . This is the result of the second year of upper-classmen ’ s compelling f resh students tO acknowledge their _inferioi ~ - ity , the second year of establishing something of tradition concerning time upperclassmen and freshman position on and around ‘ the campus . Neut Wilson suppom’ted by the college women took a night off and called the fi’esh girls to chapel and pinned green bows on greener pereons : It is a _mai’k of distinction , as w ell as of inferiority . Last year a , similar pm’ocedure took place , It was novel in that it was the first time in the history of the institution that a freshman was made to feel that he or she is just that ,. The movement was started by Mr . J . C . Smith , Dea n of Men . The gree...
BUILD YOUR OWN LIBRARY [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
BUILD YOUR OWN LIBRARY If yo u buy books , keep them . Don ’t throw them away . In the first place , books are expensive , but more importan t stiii , book s are valuable as an asset to one ’ s culture . Things are seldom learned from a book in one reading . One must read a book over and Over if one is to learn something from it . , some books are not w rth keeping . There are many text-boo ks that fail into this class . Sometimes books grow old ‘ and out-of-date , Sometimes the authors are wm’ong to begin with and die befoi ’ e they change or revise their books . But until you know that a book can be improved upon , keep it . Most of us spend a hundred dollars or more on books when we go through college and at the end of the four yea rs barely have a tray of books to carry away with us . We lose them , sell them , or give them away . We say that ’ we are going to buy a book as soon as we get to work . But so few of us ever do those timings we promise ourselves , Build your own libr...
SENIOR QUARTET [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
SENIOR QUARTET The Hampton Institute Senior Quartet left the campus Sunday , October 11 , on its regular annual tour of the North , carrying with it , in the cap acity of speaker , Joseph Q , Cornick , ‘ 31 , edItor of the Script last year . This _Is the ’ first time in the history of the school that a college graduate has been picked - for this position . M r . J . H . Wai nwi ’ight , bass , is begi nning his forty-fifth year with the group , and boasts the intimate acquaintance of many outstanding peopl e in the field of education . Messrs . Jeremiah Thomas , baritone ; J . A . Bailey , second tenor , and W . B . Creekmur , first tenor , comprise the’rest of the group . For the fim’st time , the Quartet will venture into Canada where it will appear ‘ at - the University of Toronto —The ’ Hampton Script .
" OPPORTUNITY " [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
OPPORTUNITY How shall I live ? How can I help others and promote the welfare of my race ? How can I become a man and do a man ’ s work ? These are questions that we should ask ourselves . One ’ s primary consideration should be not how one shall get a _hivilng , but how he sh ah live , for if on e lives ’ rightfully , whatever is needful he shall fi n d , life is opportunity and if bent or self-im-proved one would make lmimself capable of doing the seemingly impossible , Opportunity is an excellent word like others derived from the Romans . It means near port , close to haven . It is a favorable occasion , time or place for learning or saying or doing a thing . It is an invitation to seek safety and refreshment , an
BLOW BLOW BLOW YOUR HORN [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
BLOW BLOW BLOW YOUR HORN Somewhere on the south side of Hampton ’s extensive campus them ’ s once existed an ancient and ’ honorable _h all imoused snugly behind the creeping , _chi miging vines of Boston ivy . This buiidiimg , tim e home of the _haut en bon of t h e wood-wind amid brass-wind blowers was note 4 for ‘ its strange nerve-wracking sounds which rent tim e aim’ through out the day , and far into time mmight , shocking tO _time verge of despair the auditoria _hly sensitive passerby . The one consolation hay in the fact that these budding , geniuses were concentrated in one buildiimg , and they wei’e absolutely harmless as long as , one kept away . Strange to , say , Pierce Hall , once time home of tim e instrumentalists , does exist ‘ til _tlmls day , but it has host its cherishmed identity _,. Time coming of the collegians with timeir multiplicity of instruments to be played as a lmobby is time cause of this situation . Every dormitory on the men ’ s side of the canmpu s ...
Dean Defends Modern Youth [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
Dean Defends Modern Youth ( NSFA)— So ‘ far as capacity and ssm’iousmmess am’s concermmed , oui’ young _amen are by no means _hi a class inferiom - to their fathers , declared Dean ’ Herbert B , Hawse in an article imm the edi tom ’hal section of the Herald Tribune m’ecent ly . Time Dean defended tim e college student of today from time accusations coimcerning drinking amm _d lack of studiousness and , of college spi rit , which am ’ s conti _immmahiy launched at _Imim by mem--hers of time older generation , . - ~~ , ‘ Tim e Dean said that those w _, _lmO _cilticizO time present generation -forget their own youth too ea sily , and that it is the _immaturIty of -many of tim e ‘ undergraduates which , bei ng conspicuous , strikes tim e observer first , ‘ Th is , h Owever , l ) m’esents only tim e least seriOus and least significant aspect of timeir make-up , The ‘ i nability of yout _h in _mamm y cases to _tlm imm k constructively is tm’aceable , he h ’ eld , to the indiffem ’ence wim...
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
appeal to make aim escape from what is low and _vtmlgar ‘ and to tak , e ’ refuge in _h igh thoughts and _wom’tlm y deeds from wimicim flows increased strength and joy . Death itself _teaclmes life ’s value ’not less timan its’ vanity , Its dark fom ’ _nm _follow s us like a ’ shadow ‘ _wimich urges us to ~ _vimm time prize while yet _timers is time ~ Lowliness , is young ambition ’ s Ladder . What is , more pleasant th , an to read of th ose wh o struggled in the midst of want and hardship to gain an education ? By tim e light of log fires , in dim lit cabin , in the fields seeking nouri Sh ment for time mind ,, for truth . Prepam ’—- immg themselves , to upbuild a - down-trodden , ha ted , ‘ and despised m’ac _~ , These and more hardsh ips oui’ forefat _hmem ’ s suff ered to make aim opportunity , _whmic im they wsm’e denied , Life is good amid - opportuinties of beco nming good and doing good are al’ways _witlm us . Wherever we be _tlmei’e is opp ortunity to turn the _dumst of da...
FRESHMAN" PR OGRAM [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
FRESHMAN PR OGRAM After many delay s , the Freshman Class gave their ‘ traditi Onal program in ‘ Livingstàné Hall . -The _‘ ~ dogs _ had announc ed ’that their ‘ eütèrta _ih m ~ nt would start at 8 : 3 _0 , P . M _., _-bu t ’ ~ t was ’ -9 , : iO P . M _:, when President McOarro l ‘ of the Dogs open ed , the ‘ program of the mythical ciass ’ of ‘ 3 5 . The Pres ident in a’ rather shrill ‘ voice welcomed the student body and’ introduced Dog Frank Betz , ‘ who was Master of Ceremonie s ’ . This ‘ pup ’ evidently had ’ been listening to masters _Of eeremon ies in night chubs , for as _m . _-of c ~ he , was not ‘ _ao ~ hot . ‘ ‘ The program on the whole rated about’ a _‘ fOur ’ and ’ _ft _-gét s th at ’ r ating ‘ due to the efforts of- ’ two canines , John ~ _Gumbs and Hoagiand . Mr . Hoaghand , with Wiikins’at the piano , _aang , or rather crooned , two ‘ sOngs , Star Dust and _ _I Surrender Dear , He really put Bing ’Crosby of radio fame ‘ to shame with his rendit ion . ot ’ the hatter...
NOTES [Newspaper Article] — Lincoln News — 1 November 1931
NOTES At the Executive Meeting of the Board of of Directors of th ~ Chicago Public Library , it _waS agreed by _mtnai ’ _mimous vote th at the name of the new Souths ide Librar y now under construction , should be the Geor ge Cleveland Hall Branch , in honor of the late George Cleveland Hall Dr Hall was an alumnu s of Lincoln and was a member of the Board of Trustees at the time of his death ‘ , ‘ ‘ - ‘ a , ‘ _‘ i - ‘ , - ‘ SEMINARY NEWS ( COn tinu ed _‘ _fi’Oñi ’páge _lfl - - _Senior—W R Williams _Mlddie—E L Cunningham A B , L _0 Carr B . W Watkins , A . B ., _0 _. ‘ H . H ~~ _es _~ ’ Mark , Gibson , A . B _,, O ~ -H . _Holman ,, O , S .. ’ Edwards . _J unio _i’ _—Wiihiam ‘ MOore _, A . _B _., D . S . ‘ Williams , ’ W . ’F . _Bihiott , A . B .,, S . G . Stevens , A . B ., J . M ~ Smith , A . - B ., ’ Benjamin’ _Azikiwe ,. A . ’ B ., W . P _., _Founta _ine , 4 , B ., Paul Jackson , Rob ert A Bryant , A ,. B ., : _GeO rge A . Boyd _, E . K . High- , tower , A . B ,, -Douglas M . CoIl...