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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 10 March 1927

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 10 March 1927

h vV && jHbjsw-x - ty- - . v'r - 5$'"? ' 'tJB Wr ": 'J-. yHJ OPTIMIST ; '.;. P'l y&' $ m TOT. sn r i ?. it m. mi - Hrrf A A. ""? ' U.-V- -t J .- 3ptt$ Published Weekly by the Students of Abileno Christian CcHefe. :.. 7 VJ" v liStM! - f t Ltf' - RfatiMAvlnttnn Pa Vilw 7'.i """"V"""! w. Office Green Building- Boom A -?1.50 'tJil Address all Correspondcnco and make all Money Orders Payable to 6. . . THE OPTIMIST ABILENE TEXAS. $& Member of Texas Inter-collegiate Press Association f jEUQENE KIIANER rfLOID WILMON BURTON COFFMAN Editor-in-Chief CHARLIE DAMRON Business Manager MILLARD HUMPHREY Associate Editor - ROBERT COFFMAN '!. Religions Editor Assistant Editor Assistant Business Mjrr. SOPHOMORE EDITION Emmett Bryan Editor . Associnto Editor Associato Editor CLARENCE BRYANT i Religious Editor Contributors: Lawrence Bniloy Lelia Page Caskcy Livingston Fayo Story LLOYD NELSON JACK CRABTREE . PERSONALITY What is it that makes a person liked by everyone with whom ho comes in...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 10 March 1927

' -.4 V - - .......... . $ J?ralH8KT32rTjr ' ' V1 '3 - '? -w THE OPTIMIST Jp -. 820' 1 A"i 3i "5i i. r - "" 1 r a ')' u "Nptv 2 - III fir. j. s. gibson writes letter to inmates of Mcdonald hall As is known by all Professor J. Sullivan Gibson returned to his homo at Bend Texas soon after his recent sickness He will resumo his duties as temporary head of the Geography ..Dcnnrttripnfe In thn nnnr fiitnrn Tlrn $"&' Gibson is liked by- all but tho In-$- . mates of tho third floor of McDonald V TTnll. mnvn thnft. mnnn Mian tinttA ... lliuiu VtlUll IllljTUIIU VIDV'l 1IUVU ilcnrncd to nppreclalo their "matron". The following1 is a letter that ho sent to "tho invincible gang of tho notori- ous 'Third Floor of McDonald Hall": x Bend Texas. March 8 1D27. Tho invinciblo gang of tho notori- ous Third Floor of McDonald nail Abilene Christian Collcgo Abilono Texas U. S. A. Western Hemisphere. Greetings: This is to certify that I signed on tho bottom feel fully able and so dis- posed to mako my...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 10 March 1927

Wft(AWiCV.UA&UiH4 M. ? Wfc i-H ' r W ""; 7t- ." -. k&mm - c r t T 'J Li' TaE ..th -s PAQS FOUR if t-p l :r .-"4' THK. OPTIMIST k' JP ' J?- b. jjjmB-srtTMMfl LONGS DEFEAT SHORTS IN FURIOUS BATTLE FINE ARTS RECITAL GIVEN BIBLE CLASS IS ORGANIZED BY COLLEGE CHURCH OF CHRIST V TUESDAY EVENING wt mU 'LllMitui'l'!1. ...ij.JJtjjBr."' ''Jjmi MKESSSSfBSlBHSHHHSttiiHBK! SP JmEPm auHNhkBJ wiTSWiWk'aSSfflri !..? I ' O.!' .TOWO. LfiVj W Wi Tsmszxr smmmn'm LI iffr laP. JiaKlii. i . V Tit .it"W'T lLfn'T?Saii' wr4 -; ' . & n 4 - M i tr i i BUY WORDS- BY BILL FAN - TON A beautiful now stylo made of Pastel Parchment Vamp. Roao Blush pat quarter and heel. Spanish arches and high spiko heols. Short vamp. Cinderella Bootery 228 VHd cats Close Court Season With Doublo Loss To Buffaloes (Continued from Pago 1) t: - West Texas (29) tg P Pf tp J1 - Halo (c) t 4 4 2 12 .Lowes f-c . 3 0 0 0 Pearson g 0 10 1 " Ward g 0 0 0 0 i Keith f 10 0 2 Total 12 B Abilene Christian (19) G 29 fg fp p tp Powoll ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 17 March 1927

VAUGHN PLACED IN HALF MILE EVENT AT STOCK SHOW Coach Morris Is Putting Apple Chasers Through For First Game i rK'' - -W fj ' i'M ('v: r 1 f Only Three Lettermen Are Back; A Wealth of Rookie Material Making Practices Crnch! Crack! nnd tho "for famed" ''horse peeling" glides on through the ozone in Wildcat Park. Baseball has really begun nnd Coaches Morris and Scroggs are driving their men hard although tho first gamo is three weeks off. There is much material on hand but 'most of it is the more or lees lettermen back. Tho infield seems to bo giving Coach Morris tho greatest amount of troublo at tho present time Hill being the only infiddcr of last year's squad reporting for duty. Hendricks is showing up well at first Davis and Hill are competitors for second O'Ncil has an ambition to play short and looks as thought ho may mako a good man. "Robbie" Robinson is the principal contender for third. Tho outer gardens arc due to bo played in great stylo if competition means anything thcro b...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 17 March 1927

F&wo - V ' ' : r '' -"J ';.. .' ": THE -OPTIMIST iVP.H -V . - .-" ' . -. i iwi iwwit w . wi i i miiMBiwwiMffnifTM'"'l""'" I lieeaOML I J 1 1 . m ! : I. '. J Ji i Mr ill II 'niHinll "' "fc'' m w fr i m i ) i n i m. ! ...wi.slssssaji ' si ! n-i rr PENFEATHERS OF PEGASUS SOWING THE SEED i IHTTwl t at ' ' -.- - . M4 ' 3P Sabscriptlon Mr j 4 Af- PbbUshed Weekly by tho Students of Abilene Christian CoMece. Per Office Year Green Building Boom A -J1.50 Address nil Correspondonco and mako all Money Ordors Payable to THE OPTIMIST ABILENE TEXAB. Member of Toxoa Inter-colleglato Press Association BURTON COFFMAN Editor-in-Chief CHARLIE DAMRON Business Manager MILLARD HUMPHREY Associate Editor EUQENE KRANER LOID WILMON ROBERT COFFMAN Rellgious Editor .. Assistant Editor Assistant Business Mgr. JUNIOR EDITION Charlie Dnmron Editor LOID WILLMON DANNIE CONLEY REPORTERS: Myrtice Humphrey Alcen Cook and Arthur Coleman. Associate Editor . Assistant Editor MORE GOSSIP? How many of us would bo strick...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 17 March 1927

.' QgMyifJll HIMIMHMIMM BBBWS-WBBB1i.BtwnJ ITj .; mzmzm : It. Ssi& n f k )lJ 4t ;!' i -i"- ' xJSnf' OTI tg "?17 TIt'E OPTIMIST p- ' ' mmmffMW . yf""- "'rj ?.- - - - -'-r 'hbbw&HHbbbbk$&& " .TnThreVMHnHFK aegaai 11 ininii in n ' in iiiiwiiiiiiiiii in m iinmy.ry' ijmHHK ft jr ; Z. H. B'SMNQUET ACC P BASKETBALL MEN .V TUESDAY 5. T9tjs.y ' 'Tft W Honoring tho men who hnvo been so faithful in Unholdlmr the stand- Vnrda of tho uurnlo and white on the basketball court tho Z. II D.'s pre sided over n banquet at tho Grace Hotel Tuesday evening Tho decorations wero carried out in tho Wildcat colors. Place cards at tho feet of miniature baskotball play- ors which had assumed the char- ' nctcrlsttc positions of various men on tho team offered causo for amusement as well as aid in finding tho correct spats. To tho wclcomo address of Carmen May Thco Powell responded with a few words which seemed to express tho feelings of each member of his team. The introduction of tho boys evoke...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 17 March 1927

.C!!iS!il AtMiMwi 'S-rtlAj'. -:--- A '"I THE OPTIMIST jy n i r'W&? ; i . r -l"mr v ! '-'- --' i" ' v 7t i fi P & : i & sate- U:. till 1 BUY WORDS- BY BILL ZELL Truly a Beautiful Slipper so smart for every occasion. Mado of Skinner's Black Satin. Has the new high spike heel and shortest short vamp. Cinderella Bootery 228 Pino St. BROOKS DELIVERS COUPLE UNUSUAL SERMONS SUNDAY Bro. Brooks College Church minis- tor delivered a very instructive and edifying messago Sunday morning on tho subject of "Marriage and Di- vorce." In his opening ro marks Bra Brooks stated that he had discussed this same subject whorovcr ho had preached for any length of time be- liaving that tho present dcplorablo conditions in our country called for a more thorough knowledge 'of God's teaching on tho subject. In tho beginning a limit was placed on the subject in that tho Biblical in- struction was to Christians and to Christians only in rega'rd to marrlago and divorco. The Bible gives instruc- tion ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 24 March 1927

IMI - IMMIIiMMMMaaHMiMMMiMHIMiHMRaHHIiHMHilil j MKlM tjfi W mi w MMtwi ACADEMY EDITION ii "IT'S BETTER TO HAVE STUDIED AND FLUNKED -THAN NEVER TO HAVE STUDIED AT ALU Vol. XIV. ADILENE TEXAS THURSDAY MARCH 24 1927 No. 22 ..i 111. . .- i ii jii . XKBBnHMMHMHHaMWMHiaipHun " t-M.M.M.m MM . -iMm lM1 TMTl mi ill I MITTiir in -. .-. in..!.. . . usf ' ' wf-lMT WKlIlIIIIIflUl ' ' n -v ii1r i.: ll Vi ' . r. r r- PRICKLY PEAR CONTEST ON According to nn announcement from the management of the Prickly Pear tho general favorites election will be held next Wedncsdny to deter- mino who will bo the six favorite of tho Prickly Pear. This contest will bo open to nil tho students who have made tho required payment of two dollars on their year book. Each stu- dent will bo allowed six votes one vote each for six different favorites whom he may nominate. This contest is similar to tho ono conducted by editor Schley Riley for tho Prickly Pear last year. It allows for much freedom In the choice of beauty an...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 24 March 1927

j. -.i)ttt3Liirtt2aaiXrifcliisftiiiiit'tiii "-' -' BWtlPMWMMMMiM IMdMMHHHMI -' ;; vpfr? ttSKsffismmKKWW itmmfl "SismwSt Asnrfxv . wmt'i ?'. - v .' 'i-"1 j h 1 ' WBjm &HI -I - w m m Published Weekly by the Students of Abilene Christian College. Office Green Building Room A Subscription Por Year Address all Correspondence and mako all Money Orders Payable to THE OPTIMIST ABILENE TEXAS. Member of Texas Inter-colleglnto Press Association BURTON COFFMAN Editor-in-Chief CHARLIE DAMRON Business Manager MILLARD HUMPHREY Associato Editor WITT BLAIR MILDRED CARIKER ACADEMY EDITION WOODSON LEEPER Editor '.IBnjJf'- ' nil i if i ii tvBH 'IB .W EUGENE KRANER & LOID WILMON tf ROBERT COFFMAN ''Hit THE OPTIMIST -11.50 -Religious Editor -Assistant Editor Assistant Business Mgr. Assoicato Editor . Assistant Editor REPORTERS: Carlton Massey W. B. Lee Mildred Cnruth Wilma Cloudt. A VITAL QUESTION The proposition that confronts every college or high school student is that of preparing himself for...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 24 March 1927

- ' ' 1 ' " . .'--'' ? " isirririja5Sifctlszssrk"!K!ia. .jiiMiiPiaanHHHBMMHMaMaHHMMMmMMaMMi IMljvg f.YMM THE OPTIMIST 7-'raF?!aiaBMWlgasa5jMiW .rr- -1: r" WMM n.PiffWWA fr Mmmtmmm(ri.ri n.rv -.4" mpwi1m' -"-"""' ---iwr ; -". r --Hn?w Frr;r wrw; 1v:'i"- Patfo Three '1111 4 c. 't ' J !l ( : JPTie Kiss That Knocked Them Cold Up In tho slums of Now York there lived twin brothers. Thoso boys wore as all other boys always seeking adventure. Tho boy that claimed to bo tho older by two or threo minutes was called Mlko and his brother was ' called Iko. Tho neighbors called them tho "Terror" twins since their names wcro Terrell. One day theso brothers decided to go out and see the world. Thoy had read of tho largo state of Texas and thought that it was a largo island 1 ntho Gulf of Mexico. Tho boys started out on their jour- ney to Texas. At Kansas city tho boys hopped n rido with ono of the nir moil pilots who was coming to this great Island. When tho boys landed they wore sure that they had...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 24 March 1927

'MCtJES- Pago Four l- THE OPTIMIST '-ii.ii'ii- L -- "ti fii-- ' " Tr "wr. ft' ' ft "r ! tr ' ''-"T """ " ww m V (. '.. K'i 'i I' i ft' r I A1. i F.$ r m BUY WORDS- BY BILL MULE - PUMPS Mado of the new black Satin high spike heels and shortest short vamps. They are New and They are Different Cinderella Bootery 228 Pine St. BROOKS DELIVERS SERMON ON RICHES Brother Brooks based his lesson on I Timothy 0:0-10. "But thoy that nro minaeu to Do ricn lail into n temptation nnd a snarl and many foolish nnd hurtful lust such as drown men in destruction nnd per- diction. For tho love of money is tho root of all kinds of evil which some reaching after havo been led astray from tho faith nnd havo pierced thom- solvcs through with many sorrows. He just asK tho question: "How many desire money or desire to be rich." Then ho told the story about how ho had fixed traps for rabbits. He would plnco something that the rabbit liked to cat under or in a trap and to get the food tho rabbit must get into t...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 31 March 1927

HfrllllBldm .." ' 'Wl - - TdlB ."St!1 i"fr u Vol. XIV ABILENE TEXAS THURSDAY APRIL 1 1927 No. 23 V MORRISMEN TO PLAY SAN MARCUS MONDAY AND TUESDAY "KPSS8B" ':MWWB'N' "''." JUfi7H refill i mi ' ''' ilfr-' nf ITTYniM TTif ' '."'' ;' '"' DOWN WITH THE FACULTY StMf-ii. CI I lEtrlfl'lrHrl'l " ' DOWN WITH THE FACULTY :- fBDlllr Millie - .. i 1 nfi.. . Four Freshmen Are Elected ALL CLASSES REPRESENTED BY WINNERS Final statistics on the six beauties for the Prickly Pear give the six places to Oma Cure Essie Marie Hartis Chlocdollo Whitley Roma Manly Josephine Moycrs and Ruth Karris. Ono of the distinctive features of the election was tho fact that there were two tics for places. One be- tween Miss Cure and Miss Hartis the other between Miss Manly and Miss Moyers. Tho favorite section of the Prickly Pear for this year will witness an pvenly distributed selection of beau- ties especially from the class stand point. The seniors head the list with Cleo Manly as Prickly Pear Queen The juniors ha...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 31 March 1927

V f h - - . j Airfin- ihmtflWMiilirii M ifrMJUtliliuir iiiniiwwiin . -. II liil miMII H HI I' I mmmmi ii " T7 . --Tii I II I.IIMJI -- ru M"OlT I if I S T ' '.) "I I Ii II "" I ' "" j3JficJjiiinus!i 1" ' R; B- !.'? V J Published Weekly by the Stndenti of Abilene Christian CoUes. Office Green Building Boom A Subscription Per Your. -fl.50 Address oil Correspondence and make all Money Orders Payable to THE OPTIMIST ABILENE TEXAS. Member of Texas Inter-collegiate Press Association BURTON COFFMAN Editor-in-Chief CHARLIE DAMRON Business Manager MILLARD HUMPHREY Associate Editor EUGENE KRANER LOID WILMON ROBERT COFFMAN -Reliffiou Editor .Assistant Editor Assistant Business Mgr. SENIOR EDITION GEORGE C. KING Editor RITA FOSTER Associate Editor 'WHO ARE THEY?" Over tho doorway of the University of Glasgow there is written in bold lettering this sentiment : "WHAT DO THEY SAY?" WHO ABE THEY? WHO CARES?" Sucli is tho manner in which that institution has disposed of its obligation to others. Reco...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 31 March 1927

21K4 :j 5 v- R " v" i''-?". '"aKt:v ' '.ar x "-"- '.. WW 'ft I PF ' 1 THE OPTIMIST PajroTh l r i . . I I i I COACH SCRUGGS IS INELIGIBLE TO-MORROW No littlo rejlocing was noted in the senior bull club Tuesday when it be- enmo formally known that Guy A. Scruggs one of West Texas' great- est pitching acres would not be allowed to participate in the annual faculty-senior ball game on April 1. Pitcher Scruggs better known an "Coach" was ruled out on tho grounds that ho was both a member of the senior class and of the faculty. Dur- ing tho class basket ball tournament ho was declared ineligible to play with tho seniors because ho is a faculty member. A protest filed with tho faculty by the senior president insisted that Pitcher Scruggs be omit- ted from the faculty lineup because he is a senior. Mr. Scruggs will be remembered by3 year's seniors in terms of tho scdr1 v-s defeat that they experienced at his horsehido offering. It is rumored that ho WiU replace the Showalter corporpion as o...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 31 March 1927

PotcaPonr THE OPTIMIST ; 'C fc te I i ' 1': u VX i a B go m . m BUY WORD5- BY BILL HOSIERY NEWEST SHADES In both sheer chiffon and service weight Silk from top to toe $1.95. Cinderella Bootery 228 Pino St. k WE HOPE OUR DAD WILL ! SEEITTHISWAY OUR WORK WAS ALL FINE "THE GIANT STAIR" (Continued from Pago 1) MORRISMEN TO PLAY . .. SAN MARCUS MON. TUES. in the line of Dramatics sinco her entrance in the college three years ago. Those who saw her in "The Great Divide" "The Philosopher of Butterblggens" "Happiness" "Seven- teen" "The Servant in The House" nnd particularly "John Ferguson" know her ability to intorprot various types of characters. Her part as the half-wit girl in "The Giant Stairs" only adds another type to this list and the honor of being one of this cast comes as a just reward of her work and ability. The other femalo role in tho play is to be taken by Lula Lawrence a graduate of tho class of '25 nnd of the Expression Department tho same year. She is now assistant bursar...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 7 April 1927

ABWHNEEREHtAuTEIAHEART 9B$rtLd iflSPSlSSjfl 1 ' ABILENE CHRISTIAN COLLEGE' 4 qhaii icAn-KJTS Afl 3? IT ml loir IT1 1 nil I Iwl T WHERE TRUE HEARTS i$ ( SHALL LEAD THEM ISIIJLJl &fer JLlJlJlliBJIJIJLL SHALL LEAD THEM $$ Vol. XIV. ABILENE TEXAS THURSDAY APRIL 7 1927. No. 24 v .. J TOURNAMENT ENTRY CARRIED TO DALLAS; ALSO TO BROADCAST Dramatic Club to Give Program This Evening Over Station WRR "Tho Glnnt Stair" Alllene Chris- linn Collego's entry in thu Dallas Little Theater Tournament will be presented In Dallas tomorrow eve- ning. The cnBt left early yesterday m o r n j n g accompanied by Miss Mitchell. The characters arc perhaps tho very best talent In A. C. C. "Till" the crazy sister is played by Rita Foster talented actor and graduate of the college expression department Standleo Mitchell and Lula Lawrence also graduate expression students will portray tho characters "Bane" and "Abbie" respectively. E. L. Craw- ford will play the part of "Ganta- polo" tho officer. Tho play not...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 7 April 1927

.ies 1 jfcJ INMMMiNMIMIMMM Wt ' f V ( ' Pago Two THE OPTIMIST ;;3rv4;i. milllJlUMUULlLJ 'w!w "fiift'L'w v?W '.SK7'. Ti. '. -;.-v. .'v;- ? - ' i t V' N B it B. 5 i c i: ' &'.'. B&' . Ws 6 S" ltMWti Published Weekly by the Students of Abilene Christian College. Office Green Building Room A Subscription Per Year .11.60 Address all Correspondence and make all Money Orders Payable to THE OPTIMIST ABILENE TEXAS. Mombor of Texas Intcr-collegiato Press Association BURTON COFFMAN Editor-in-Chief CHARLIE DAMRON Business Manager ROBERT COFFMAN Associate Editor EUGENE KRANER LOID WILMON -Religious Editor -Assistant Editor THE UNEVENTFUL HOUR THE DUST OF THE ROAD Battles arc rarely won on the day of the conflict. Scholars are not made on graduation day. Neither is character formed on birthdays or New Year when we make noble resolutions. In spite of this there are countless persons who are always waiting for the "big day" to come when they may do something that is worthwhile. Sucli person...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 7 April 1927

V '3r Mv i'mm. .juj. IT . . ilrt . 'WA' s .. m?sm .. ' W" - t 17 THE OPTIMIST Page Three A . pft !. t '4 it-1 L4f IS-' -1 J?. i SCENE ON THE BOULEVARD Spring Has at Last Brought Out the Leaves on the Mcsquitcs. The Saylcs Boulevard Is the City's Most Attractive Drive Way at This Season. Teachers Hold Best Hand in Free Deal of Errors; A.C.C. Gives Guests Two Run Lead Error played the leading role In Abllenc's college baseball season Initiatory exhibition yesterday nfter- noon between Abilene Christian Col- lege and the Southwest Texas Teach- ers from San Marcos on the Wildcats' fieM. Seven times tho wobbling Wildcat defense cracked under critical con- ditions and the homo town talent suffered defeat 4 to 2. The afore- mentioned error was ploying a heavy favorite with tho Wildcats for only once did it shift to the side of the visiting Bobcats according to the judgment of a scorekceper who was forced on a half dozen occasions to distinguish between misplays and base hits. Last Pair Ear...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Optimist — 7 April 1927

v MaaialMiBMBiiWaVW!r "sja.- HBWy i- ''iw l- ' '' r.pw'w'-: I:i.l.. .-(!. imtit it" . " . Pngo Four THE OPTIMIST - . ! ! rMWWgyT . f .jm j-. Tn ij t '-' ' ' I kV VI w ? i - ' ' 1 I I i 'fi; if; M so different are the styles for EASTER Be sure you see the new styles and mnterinls before you buy your Easter Slippers Cinderella Bootery 228 Pine St. TEMTATION OF THE SEASON SPRING INTERFERING WITH EIGHT O'CLOCK CLASSES WEEMSMEN OFFER STRONC COMPETITION IN FRIDAY'S TRIANGULAR TRACK MEET (Continued from ffcgo 1) corned Powoll broke the tape on both the 100 nnd 220 yard dashes. Both of his races were close. In the century sprint he led all the way past the GO yard marfl though McCollum of Simmons was stepping up on his lead at the close and in the 220 ho ran an uphill race to nose out Bennett of Canyon by inches. Ten yards from the tape Bennett held an advantage of half a stride. A west wind cut the time on the shorter races. Marshall Leads in Weights Powell's margin over Marshall of Simmon...

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