The Southern California Trojan, Vol. 14, No. 60, February 27, 1923
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< On the I Lookout i I Dead or Alive? Trojans Alone F ighting Spirit Must Stake Spirit I ood anti Shelter Bloated Toads Torethought, Hindthoupht Make Education Work rfcSbutb kJAN Vol. XIV DEAD OR ALIVE? Thai is the ques- Lgs Angeles, California, Tuesday, February 27, 1923 No. 60 facing th** TrOj sta- tion which dents today. That is the question, too. which only the Trojan students can answer. If they are willing to put everything they have into the campaign, then thc | University of Southern California will j progress tc its rightful t.eiitage. If tne question should be answerer in the negative—well, arrnn. TRCJAMS, YOU ALONE ran •. iv* GIRLS TELL Frosh Romp Away With VAUDEVILLE SECRETS IN ! Inter - Class Track Meet ROAD SHOW nature <I« v«'K>}»ii* n; go <\. will be added thoi downtown bus ines ■ ]n<n. Fighting .spirit, “bean" nuiiatiuii. r«-s«»lui ion th' qualiti*-.- you nm.-t show aUna mat« r in 11,< " w im ]■* c<jgniiion. »«i <,;<! t s. -and- from vork, <M< : -e ar** Hi** ■ >< j>ut your tor nuiional F.GHTING SPIRIT permeate: everyone. Put everything you have into the campaign, fight to the lart d.lch—then watch Southern Californi swing into line and boert U. S. C as it heest'-Los Angeles. Youthful vim and vigor is the ‘-team that will start ili«- heavy load. < >nce pet the campaign to rol!in>.> and ttn* momentum, combined with ihr support ol outside forces, v.ill pm it hey oral ih** coal which I’. S. seeks. TROJANS MUST STAKE ALL on this campaign. Half way stgns are taboo. Kith**! I s. <\ gets its ton millioii> or it doesn't. The Tmjans have every-lliing to gain, hut it must stake its future «>n tin* success of the drive. FOOD AND SHELTER are two essentials for your comfort and growth. You need three meals s day: you must have bocks and professors before your studies are complete; you get a new suit of clothes at least once a year. Your University must have something oil which to grow it needs new professors to meet the growing requirements, the growing student body: new buildings ami grounds are needed to house the larger student body. (< oNTixri'i i on pack 2) Hurdle Race Is Soft Soap” for Bill\ the Lover << 1 lear Folks Well ma. I is at last a liero and I w ill tell you tlie particulars of the details in a short time. I'll bet you folks wilt all he glad of everything now You see 1 won a place in the track meet here last week. It was some meet and was better than Greek meeting Greek. You see I runs in the hurdle race. We all gets up on the mark at the end ot a long line of tilings to jump over and a guy shoots a gun. Then we runs. Well you see they was five of us in the race and three places counts. The man says. "Take your marks." but not being German I didn't have none to take. Then the gink says. “Get set." and 1 gets to laughing thinking about my pet hen that 1 forgets to run when the gun goes off. POLE VAULTS HURDLES I jumps straight up in the air and then I starts to run. It sure was easy running. 1 jumps them sticks fine only it takes so long to get down to the ground again. 1 was exclusive. 1 runs along by myself. I is just get ting down to taking the hurdles in form and wasn't looking up. when 1 s«-es one of the runners drop out. He yells. ‘ Where you goin’? The race over." I looks up and they is get ting ready to run the next race, but 1 thinks this is a good chance to practice and makes a pretty race against time to the tape. Then In looking ovei the battlefield over which we had trod some guy says. “The runners in tlies* three lanes is disinqualified for knock ing over too many hurdles." 1 is the only other runner to finish the race and 1 clears the hurdles so far in my jumps not even the wind from me could knock over the hurdles. So I gets first place in the race and the frosh carry me around on their shoulders 'cause all the other guys was sophs, aud that almost won the meet. MUSTY BATS SECOND Then some body comes running up to me and says. “My hero,” and it is llittie. and 1 says. "Says which?" and she says. "Get out your Nightmare and lefs go home." l was always bossed by a woman and so 1 put*1 on I (CONTlN'l'KP ON* LAST PAGE) NEW WAMP I rcjan Kitty 1 o Romp On Campus Today; “Show Up” the \X omen vVILLIE LIVE CONTRIBUTES! One Thousand Copies Printed; io Be Sold at Iwo-bits Per At AI! Colleges Wampus is out today. With art numbers, stories, editorials and features surpassing in originality and snap any that have formerly appeared. according to Al Wesson. Wampus edi-'.or, the funny magazine is expected to nave a greater sale than any number issued this year. "Cnly one thousand copies have o:*en printed." said Wesson yesterday, •and we expect every one of them to be Told before noon. The demand for the Wampus is constantly increasing.” The issue out today is designated as fhe “Feminine Gender Number." and in it. it is said, the Wampus staff has found occasion to cast some mean •dtirs at the "female of the species." All of tlie secrets that make women tiie most desirable as well as the most deadly of living creatures are discussed at length. Wampus kitty claims to have a more than passing knowledge of the ways and wiles of the fair sex. Although the Feminine Gender number has been issued expressly for the edification of Trojan warriors whose hearts have been sorely mangled, it is expected that the Amazons will seize upon the <-opies. For what is more fascinating than to see one’s self discussed in print ? “Willie Live." juvenile writer for the Trojan, has allied himself with the Wampus and contributed a play said to be startling in its dramatic climaxes and instructive to the “enth" degree on the trickery of women. Material for the play, ii is asserted, was gathered from frequent defeats at the hands of llittie Magin and the Knott sisters. Willie’s play is in slang. Willie has other material in the issue, also. A dashing three-color cover adorns the Feminine Gender Wampus. The book also boasts a number of aggravating sketches and still more aggravating yarns. It boasts the usual thirty-two pages and sells at the customary price of twenty-five cents. The Spirit of the winged god of victory swooped jove-ially down upon Covard Field last Friday afternoon, where, perching upon the hopeful banner of Coach Cromwell’s precocious Pea-Gfeeners, it rerna.ned until said frosh nad walked safely away with the w. k. Bacon. It was the scene of the annual inter nal warfare which reaches its cliir.ax about this time every year, in the nature of an interclass track meet. Result of desperate battle: Frosh, 70 points: sophs, 53 points: juniors, one lone digit: seniors, none at ali. Neither time, nor distance, nor height attained was phenomenal, but the meet was fea tu reel by stellar performances in all events. MANY FEATURES A choice of features is difficult, but the performances which stood out prominently were; Mike Elwood. after capturing the mile, turned around and annexed the two mile run; the! consistent showing of Yale Martz in taking both the 220 and lou yard dashes in good time; and the usual consistency of Otto Anderson in tak- ! ini; the broad jump and 220-yard low ! hurdles. Rut as for popularity with the spec : tators. the high jumy was the big event of interest. The chief center; of interest was Baird Ryder, frosh. late of Hollywood High, and performing j for the first time publicly for IT. S. ('. j The fans had expected “Old Reliable" Oliver Corey to take the high leap j event with his usual ease, without Having to extend himself. But this Ryder uncorked a brand of sky-riding that j won the enthusiastic plaudits of the 1 assembled on lookers. Oliver had to go up to 6 feet 1V2 inches before he \ could dispose of Ryder, who followed | him closely with a leap of t] feet, inch. CHARLIE HELPS OUT Percy Neirsbach ran a very good j race in the 880-yard run. although lie : was followed not so far behind by j Smutz and Maas. Percy placed third in the 220 dash. The 440 dash was captured by iGOXTINfEI) ON »»AGK ALUMNAE CLUB IN CAMPAIGN Woman’s Building Is Aim of the Alumnae Club and Women’s Club TROJAN WEDNESDAY DEVOTED TO DRIVE Give Reasons Why Ail Southern California Should Support Campaign Special contribution to the endowment campaign will be made Wednesday by the Trojan in the form or an edition devoted to publicity matters for the big drive. This special edition will contain articles by President von KieinSmid and many other notables connected with raising the big fund, according to Lowell .lessen. Topics of the big Wednesday edition will be mailed to all officers anil assistants working on the campaign. This is being done to encourage all those outside workers who are not in direct touch with the campus, according to] the Trojan stall'. NO ADVERTISING Contrary to the usual practice, the Wednesday edition will contain absolutely no advertising matter. According to the present plans for the makeup of the paper it will be filled from beginning to end with forceful, straight-from-the-shoulder reasons why not only the students of U. S. C., hut also Southern California in its entirety, should get behind the efforts of tiie campaign committee to make a bigger and better institution of Southern California’s most representative college. One feature of the Wednesday edition will be an illustration depicting some of the more outstanding reasons why the big effort to raise funds should be successful. Assignments for Special Edition Of “Trojan" Out BY SENIORS F Goilight Afiair lo Be Presented (Jn C ampus Middle ol March WILLIE LIVE A FEATURE r:epararion of Acts and S' liirc Show Under ! !aod of kdgar Hansen Student Workers Imbibe Food and Data Tonight Campaign Generalissimo Clymer. Field Marshal Harry Silke, Generals ivluriel Arkley and Evelyn Grilf.n. captains, lieutenants and an army ol three hundred worker., vail assemble tonight at the Elite al six-thirty. At this time. after the manner of Napoleon's system of directin' a battle on the eve of the attack. Clymer will disclose plans and give final orders for the endowment campaign. which begins tomorrow. A t elaborate procc-ram has been arranged lor the campaign •r:orkors tonight. The program is as follows: 1. U. S C. Band on!-a wa v ■hat ti 1'C GIRLS CONFER AT POMONA COLLEGE Y. W. Delegates Will Discuss Asilomar At Three Day Conference Vs their part in the Campaign for Ten Million, the I’. S. C. Alumnae Club is co-operating with the University of J Southern California Women’s Club.1 The Women's Building is the aim of both organizations. A plan for the canvassing of all alumnae and former women students has been worked out which is similar j to that adopted by the Student Endowment Committee. A captain has been appointed for eac h of the classes ! wtyicli has graduated from the University. She or her lieutenants will correspond with all other women of the class. Several plans have been devised in order to give proper recognition to the women for their part in the campaign. An honor roll naming thi1 classes in which every member has i made a contribution, and also the! classes which have met their quotas, will be created. Upon the completion j of the Women’s Building a memorial , tablet will be placed, bearing the names of alumnae in whose name a ■ minimum gift of one hundred dollars ■ has been given. To insure co-operation between the University Women’s Club and the Alumnae Club, a Women’s Building Fund Committee has been formed. Exofficio members are: Mrs. Ii. B. von KieinSmid and Miss Julia McCorkle '14. The other six members of the committee represent equally the two organizations. "Asilomar" will be the theme of the Y. W. C. A. Conference that is to be held next Friday. Saturday and Sunday. March 2. 3 and 4. at Pomona Col-*ge. The most important event will be the banquet on Saturday night, at which time enthusiasm for the annual midsummer convention at Asilomar will be fostered. There will be delegates front practically all of the colleges and universities in Southern California present at tht> conference. The chapter here plans to send at least twenty-eight representatives. Anyone interested in going should sign up at the Y. W. offices in the Women’s Hall before Tuesday afternoon, according to Helen Green, who will have charge of the delegation. "We would like as many as possible to go." said Miss Green yesterday. "There are a number of places still vacant which we would like to fill up. If any girl wants further particulars 1 would be glad to see her and tell her about the arrangements. But we must know very soon just how many are going so that we can let the committee at Pomona know bow many desire entertainment. "1 he cost of the trip will be nominal so uo girl need hesitate ou that account. We are to be eutertaiued in the dormitory and will take our meals at the College Commons. The meetings will all take place on the campus “Registration will be from 3:30 to 5:30 Friday afternoon in Holmes Hall All the girls from U. S. C. are expected to be there at that time. Dinner will lie at t>:l;> at the church on the, the Pomona Congregational Church, campus. The rest of the program has beside the techincal councils All “Trojan'’ reporters are askeu to be sure to get their special assignments for the special edition of the “Trojan’’ which comes out Wednesday. Copy must be turned in by noon today. Entire assignment sheet devoted to the ten million dollar endowment campaign, covered especially from the student angle. Assignments are in the regular place: please check them, and get the copy in early. With tii*3 Senior Read Shew little more than iwo we, ;.. March 1 -‘"•tii i tli** date ?1;i of t!.-' performance ;.nnounce plans for it are about cornpie •hat remains to be don* is to c' performers .*t:t on th*-* stage *• preliminary r* hear d- in o unify tiie g,i,er,il scheme of Edgar Hansen will have charge so that good dire, tion considered to he assured from lint to last. (if course, the performance is chief!” in t he nature of vaudeville, with ‘sandwich" stunts to keep thing active while the <ene; are being shoved around by strong men in the background. Thus the nature of the show is such that while mot e dopey,. on the individual than in such a per formance as the late “Frolics,” smooth action and good .ransition are also factors that will help the presentation wonderfully. STUNTS ANNOUNCED Manager Klamroth lias secured all the acts, work on thorn being now in progress. Dentistry stages a soi't-shoe dance taken from their justly celebrated Minstrel Show, which plays every year to a big downtown audience. Law is scheduled to present a "shadow act," everybody’ being more or less in the dark as to what it is all about. '! hrough Lance and Lute honorary dramatic society, the College of Oratory will giv.* “Suppressed Desires,” a clever satire on the psycho-analysis fad, for whose elimination from the K'ONTINl'El > ON LAST J’AGE) 2. Selections bv the U. S. C. Quartet 3. Opening Remarks Harry Silke < U. S. C. Pep Linclley Bothwell 5. Speeches George Denison Chairman of the Law Campaign Workers ' t 6. Student Speakers j Lucille Will, Clarence Wright i 7. Address by Br. R. B. von ’Xlein-Smid, President ol the University i 8. Selections U. S. C. Qrartet 0, Explanation oi Argumention John L. Clymer, Endowment Secretary Tlie eaiiiptfiun. which begins 1>-tiHn t':iw, will continue tint i 1 tlie ettt! oi' the wcel-. lu this time every member of t he student body will be approached by a solicitor tor endowment. No undue pressure will be c\,‘,’te<l iii indlicili*; ituh vidnal- to contribute when then ;itv not disposed In make a \\ student will be np-lieil bv more than one solici- POSTER PRIZE Five dollars will be given to the person submitting the most appropriate poster advertising the coming Senior Road Show. All or any number of the posters submitted may be retained, at the option ot the committee in charge, and those kept will be paid for at the rate of two dollars each. Rosters to be submitted not later than tomorrow at o p. ra. Those wishing to compete, see Miss Lowd. of the Art Department. TODAY’S CHAPEL FOR ENDOWMENT Chapel today will be given over to the interests of the University En dowment Campaign, the student drive beginning on Wednesday. A jazz orchestra and several speakers have been provided for the enjoyment of the student body and the loosening of the strings to the student pocket hook. Dr. Healey will be the principal speaker. The musical efnl of the program will be upheld by the Men's Glee Club, a quartette, and Campbell’s jazz orchestra. The students assembled will be expected to sing ‘llail. Alma Mater,” composed by Al Wesson and used iti "The Campus Frolics." The words of this song were printed in last Friday’s Trojan. Dudley Hayes has asked that everyone clip these words from the paper and bring them to Un-assembly today. Attendance will be taken according to the seats that were assigned last semester. SPANISH DEPARTMENT “Common Mistakes of Spanish Architecture in America” will be the subject on which Professor Pijoan of the Spanish Department will speak on March 7. PRE-LEGS Pre-Legal Society will meet today “BOOMERANG” IS NOT AVAILABLE Juniors Will Have To Select a New Class Play, Belasco Wires “The Bomerang." which was to have been staged by the junior class for their class play, will not be put on. owing to the fact that legal permisison to use the play is held up on account of conflicting professional contracts, according to a telegram received by-Harry Kennedy, chairman of the play committee, from David Belasco. who at present holds the copyright. “The play is a popular one, and if is with some regret that it had to be given tip." said Kennedy. ‘‘Ho.vever. things are going right ahead, and a meeting was held yesterday to decide upon another play.” The following is the telegram which the junior class received: “New York. 2-23. “Harry I). Kennedy: "Owing to professional contracts, regret ‘The Boomerang’ is not avail able for the purpose von mention. “BELASCO." FROSH BASKET® SHOW REAL CLASS Lew Turner's tirst year basketeers added another victory to their already long string last Saturday night when they turned back the strong Los Angeles Y. M. C. A. five by the decisive score of 30 to 18. The Y quintet was a strong, smooth working machine, and the Peagreeners showed real class when they took the long end of the count from the downtown aggregation. Cot Rice, the donga ted renter, who has been high point man for the lirst year men all teason, was out of town and so absent lrom tiie line-up, bin the .’earlings showed that they were not a one-man pledge, proa for. No minimum has been set for tlu •imount of money to be pledged by I stn-lents. The amount is a matter for the individual contributor fo decide for himself. Four years are allowed for payment. The student endowment drive pre-cedes a public campaign for $1<>.*M>0.-f!0:>. According to the campaign leaders. the success of the public campaign lepends largely upon the success of the student campaign. The-spirit of lie students iti contributing to their university is considered the most significant argument which U. S. can place before the public iu asking for SlO.fnft.iHHi. IT the endowment is raised the lTni .ersity plans to build a new library iti I to remedy the overcrowded conditions of ekisses. A College of Medicine and a College of Law will be built ■tpoti the campus. Appropriate quarters will be provided for Chemistry. Pharmacy. Geology. Journalism, and the College of Music. II00PSTERS TO INVADE CATS’ LAIR Varsity l ive To Tackle Arizona Quir.lft at Tuscon Stamping Grounds CREW PLANS REVENGE Turnfr’s Men Desire to Vindicate Defeats in Trojan Sports I emple Trojan basket tossers leave Thursday evening for Tucson, where they will meet the University of Arizona hoopsters Friday and Saturday eren-inj'- in :» two-game series. This will be in the nature of a return engagement for the two games played on the S. (’. courts this week-end Tlte Trojans are to Journey to tbe lair of the Wildcat with the worthy purpose of getting revenge for the clawing handed them last week by the Kitties, and are determined to show Arizona fans what they really cau do with the inflated pellet. Turner’s men will be in better shape when they meet the Wildcats in the return series, and are apt to show the Arizonans some real basketball when they take the floor again. Revenge is a powerful motive force, and the Cardinal and Gold players are out to get their full of if. Captain Kenney White. Tona Wayahan, John Hawkins. Gordon Campbell, Swede Anderson. Charley Bone. Hav-den Phythian and Leo Calland will probably make up Coach Turner’s Wildcat bunting party PREMEDS The Pre-Medical Society will meet today at 12::’** in Room H 20t». There are important plans to be discussed, and it is imperative that every' member be there. Wildcats Claw Trojans In Two Court Contests Arizona’s fighting Wildcats handed local fans a big surprise last Friday and Saturday nights when they took both ends of the two game series with the Trojan quintet. The first game was an exciting, closely contested affair, with the issue in doubt up tc the very end, the final score being Arizona 23. S. C. 13. Saturday’s game went to the invaders by the wide margin of 24 to 8. The Trojan five did not show the same brand of basketball that they had exhibited earlier in the season. Several members of the squad were in bad shape and it showed up in the playing of the team as a whole. The men tried hard enough, and fought from the first whistle to the last in each game, but the old smooth working combination was gone. The Wildcats played good ball, and would have made any team step out to beat them. Their shooting was deadly in its accuracy, and they followed the ball all of the time. Gordon Campbell was the main score producer for the Trojan five in the first game. Campbell was playing in good form, and accounted for 9 of the 18 points the Trojans were able to register. Captain White, just out of bed from an attack of the fin, was rushed into tlte game in an attempt to urti the tide against the Wildcats, .tfid lie accounted for three more points. Bone. Wayhan and Hawkins each copped two points. For the Wildcats. Tovre was the bright and I shining light with 13 *>oinfs to his I I credit. In the second game, after a brief flash at the very start on the part of j the Trojanthe men from Arizona the lone eight tallies that S. C. was credited with. Swede Anderson deserves mention for his cool, steady playing. AH of the Trojans were scrapping every minute of the time, but they couldn’t get going, and the Arizonians proceeded to pile up an overwhelming lead. Tovre was again the star for the invaders. When that bird plays, the scorekeepers need a brand new addins: machine on hand. In this game tin- lanky forward accounted for 20 of the 24 points scored by the Wildcats. The lineup: FIRST GAME Arizona Van Dusen «8 > Tovre (13) Truman (2> (’lark Hobbs Substitutes: S. C — Campbell (ft) Wayhan (3) Hawkins (2) Bone (2) Anderson Wayhan for Pythian; White t3) for Bone. SECOND GAME not been sent, but it CHENEY TO SPEAK at 12 M. in room 304 for a brief meet-j Charles H. Cheney, city planner and As this meeting is veiv im-1 head of tiie Palos Verde project, will outfit by playing up to top form all j tool< am* keI,t *n<‘reasing on tlie way through. Boyer was high «1 * to l*ie '0I- ent!. ihe Cardinal and point man for the frosh with 1G points I (,°^* players simply could not get the bounding leather to stick in the basket. They would make it roll all around the hoop, but it wouldn’t go through. to his credit. Arizona— Van Dusen Tovre l20> Thomas < 4 > Clark Hobbs 3. C.— White (8) Wayhan Hawkin* Campbell Anderson Kenney White va. tlie only Trojan which I ing. will include are to be under the direction of the'portant. all members are especially ; speak the early part of .March on i I layei to break into the score column an address by Dr. Luther Freeman of group from U. S. C.” 1 urged to be present. ‘ “Ctiy Planning.” | in this contest. Kenney accounted for SPANISH CLUB The members of the Spanish Club will meet Tuesday noon on the Old College steps for the picture for El Rodeo. All students be there at IL
|Title||The Southern California Trojan, Vol. 14, No. 60, February 27, 1923|
< On the
Dead or Alive?
Trojans Alone F ighting Spirit Must Stake Spirit I ood anti Shelter Bloated Toads Torethought, Hindthoupht Make Education Work
DEAD OR ALIVE? Thai is the ques-
Lgs Angeles, California, Tuesday, February 27, 1923
facing th** TrOj
tion which dents today.
That is the question, too. which only the Trojan students can answer.
If they are willing to put everything they have into the campaign, then thc | University of Southern California will j progress tc its rightful t.eiitage.
If tne question should be answerer in the negative—well, arrnn.
TRCJAMS, YOU ALONE ran •. iv*
GIRLS TELL Frosh Romp Away With VAUDEVILLE SECRETS IN ! Inter - Class Track Meet ROAD SHOW
nature }»ii* n; go <\. will be added thoi downtown bus ines ■ ]n