The Southern California Trojan, Vol. 11, No. 96, May 18, 1920
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Get Tickets For Cabaret Feed Now/ tL South California *<JAN Vol. XI Los Angeles, California, Tuesday, May 18, 1920 No. 96 FOUR GAMES FOR VARSITY SOPHS-FROSH CALL OFF ALL HOSTILITIES Lower Classes to Gambol Gayly Over Green All Day; Athletics in Line BABES TO PLAY TOGETHER [Debate, Games, Feed and Oriental Dancers on the Program A. W. S. NOMINATIONS Nomination of officers of the Associated Women Students for next year will be held Friday at 11:40 in the chapel. Officers to be elected are: President, vice-president, secretary, treasurer,, social chairman, athletic chairman, and four members of the executive committee. All women students are members of A. W. S. and feligible to vote. TROJAN NEWSHOUNDS GET VALUABLE EXPERIENCES ON SAN BERNARDINO TRIP THIEF BREAKS INFO Under the able management of the lenign class of 1922, a gala day will be itaged tomorrow for the diversion of fc above-mentioned sophomores and their little friends, the freshmen. The excitement begins at 11:40 in [tie chapel where “the freshman will be given ample opportunity [to show its unquestionably superior itellect” in upholding the affirmative tide of a debate, “Resolved, that final aaminations as carried on now are mt to the best advantage of the stu-Itents and should therefore be abol- Sed.” I The stanch defenders of the freshen honor and fame are Al Wesson jmi Stuart Wright. The Sophomores aim to reduce the proverbial Bhman bump of ego are Florence Ibert and Fred Axe. Afternoon Sports........ tthletics, beginning at 3 o’clock, I hold sway in the afternoon. Two liket ball games will be played in P gymnasium—-one between the Bhman and sophomore girls, and the fcr between the men of the two psses. Bovard field will be the scene lone of those events which create • much amusement for mankind,—a Us’ baseball game. To cap the climax of the day’s acuities a cabaret supper has been ar-iHged by the enterprising and hungry 9>homores. It will be held at 6 Sock in the college cafeteria, which be gayly decorated for the occa-f® in the class colors—red and green F the freshmen; orange and white p the sophomores. The menu con-of meat loaf, creamed new po-jtos, green peas, hot rolls, banana P<!. ice cream and wafers. [Tickets, which are on sale today, fifty cents. Yesterday 135 stu-fts had signed for tickets and an Ndance of at least 175 is expected. Steals Currency and Silver From Guests and Damages Valuable Furnishings Breaking into the ladies’ cloak room at the Psi Omega fraternity house, 1367 Figueroa street, Saturday night, while the building and grounds were brilliantly lighted and crowded with guests at a dance, a thief made away with considerable currency and silver. The intruder damaged several highly valued furnishings of the hodse. The plan of operation taken by the thief gave evidence of familiarity with the surroundings of the fraternity house. He is believed to be the same person who recently stole several valuable wraps from the cloak room. Members of Psi Omega replaced the losses of their guests. BALLOTS WILL DECIDE FUTURE OF EL RODEO Candidates for Editor and Manager Await Result of Votes 1 omorrow SOPHS MEET TODAY, 12:30 Polls Open at 8:00 A. M. in Y. W. Office; Remain Open Until 3:00 P. M. Unique Cabaret diverting feature of the dinner be the cabaret entertainment. P^ing, oriental and otherwise, sing-& chorus and a jazz band are the stunts which will enliven • dinner. Ml loyal sophomores will be distin-Wed tomorrow by orange and white 61 bands. An ominous rumor which Moat insinuates that any miscre-!who fails to wear his colors will be ,BlPtly tubbed. ^AIJLT ENTERED IN OWEN DIVORCE SUIT ^efault was entered Saturday in j* divorce action of Festus Ed-rd Owen, formerly professor of ^Chology at University of South-California, against Daisy J. ,tn- The default indicates that * Owen will not contest the suit. f°tessor Owen charged his wife causing him extreme mental ith Kit y and anguish by neglecting household duties. He was a "«kS0l at the University 15 El Rodeo’s fate will be decided at the sophomore election tomorrow. Three candidates have entered the lists as contestants for the editorship. The junior class has the honor of editing the big year book, but the entire student body is interested in its welfare. Three Candidates Florence Gilbert, Wendell N<'ely and McClelland Wright are the three who are seeking the position of editor-in-chief. Miss Gilbert has be n one of the mainstays of the Trojan for the whole year. She has done desk work, ed itorial writing, news writing, and feature writing. In addition. Miss Gilbert has had practical experience 011 El Rodeo, aiding Miss King by editing copy. She has worked, also, on three newspapers outside of school, and her work on them has been commended by editors. Neely was one of the fathers of Wampus, and has contributed dozens I of drawings, as well as many articles His writings and drawings have also appeared in Los Angeles publications outside of school, j Wright came to us from Columbia, where he worked 011 tbe Freshman Spectator. Since coming to U. S. (’., (Continued on Page 2) By Florence A. Gilbert San Bernardino flung open wide the gates of her hospitable city last week end to eighteen enthusiastic news hunters of The Trojan staff and journalism classes of U. S. C., who, under the direction of Marc N. Goodnow, journalism instructor, George Don Ashbaugh, who was “brought up” in San Bernardino, and Tom Metcalfe, Trojan editor, published the Sunday edition of the Index. Trojans who made the trip, from the Among other experiences, including “vamping,” a well-known movie actor. Josephine Clancey, invaded front page territory with two signed stories. Dorothy Coje visited Patton to get a “nut” story, but came back feeling greatly impressed by the wonderful work being done there. Just before midnight, the hour when life’s grim tragedies occur, Mr. Mercer offered to take the crowd for a visit to the county iail. Frightened, but not daring to refuse, these law-abiding citizens followed the Index editor to the jail— just a block away. Everything in San Bernardino seems to be centered about the jail—the dance halls, court house and newspaper offices are conveniently near. “Say! whispered our erstwhile dignified Trojan editor, as he stepped inside a barren cell—“I’m going to be careful about what I put in the Trojan after this!” Shades of Shivering Shads The turnkey led the trembling Trojans from cell to cell, until they reached one which is famous over the country. A one-armed, illiterate Mexican, convicted of grand larceny, had decorated the walls, with no tools other than a lead pencil. The talent shown by these drawings, one of which was a picture of the crucified Christ, was responsible for the release of the artist, who is now studying art. The obliging turnkey motioned for the crowd to step inside the “dark cell,” where obstreperous prisoners are placed. Words can’t express the feeling. . . . “Law and order for me!” was the unanimous opinion of the entire crowd. Banquet, Oh, Boy! The announcement of a "big feed" came as a surprise to the students. The Index account of the banquet follows: "University of Southern California (Continued on Pago 3) advertising men who went up Thursday to the last arrival upon the scene, were given the glad hand by Hamilton Mercer, Index editor. Wake Dead By the way, these advertising men, Paul Greene, Trojan manager; Edward Volk and Jack Kinkaid, wrere so successful that they were able to drag ads from merchants who were so dead that they had not advertised for six or eight years. Dead indeed will these merchants be considered by readers of the Index if they fail to continue advertising after the appearance of the snappy ads written by the S. C. men. Work began for most of the Trojans at 9 o’clock Saturday morning. Halffrightened, half-pleased, the future journalists stood trembling while they listened to the thundered commands of Ashbaugh, assignment maker for the day. Parting of the ways then began— no longer could cub reporters lean upon their stronger friends; each had to depart to the scene of the latest murder, accident or teachers’ meeting assigned to him. “Work, Ye Gods, Work!” “Work! Work! then work some more!” seemed to be the motto of the Trojans, who pounded out stories on the typewriter faster than Charley Paddock runs the 100. One story written, ye reporter would start off for unknown parts for the latest excitement. Frank Price, of the Trojan desk, grabbed off a big scoop by writing a story about the fact that San Bernardino has the cheapest water rates of any of the surrounding cities. “Pat” Writes Sports Florence Nicholson — otherwise known as “Pat”—broke into the sport page with a swimming story. True, the story required a visit to the stuffy attic of a garage, but the triumph was “worth it.” O. D. JENNINGS IS ELECTED S. B. PRESIDENT A T DENTAL Nosing out his opponent by the narrow margin of seven votes, O. D. Jennings was elected president of the College of Dentistry student body last Friday. Jennings polled 75 votes, while H O. Baumgardt, his rival, got 08 ballots. Stone was an “also ran.” The various officers-elect, when in terviewed, stated that it would be their plan to foster all the plans now in DENTAL FRATERNITY BIDS SENIORS GOOD-BYE Last Friday night the Xi Psi Phi Dental fraternity bade its seniors a fond farewell in the light of social activities, by a dance party, held at the Fraternity house at 2622 Figueroa street. The spirit of the party was kept at the highest possible pitch by a four-piece orchestra, the violin being manipulated by Waltz, of the late Dental Minstrels, and the trap drums skillfully operated by Wheeler, also of said Minstrels. progress for a greater university and a closer relation between the various colleges, and to push any new plans to a successful culmination. Floyd Oldham, the retiring president, has made an enviable record, and if Jennings continues the same unselfish and impartial plans followed by him, he is assured the hearty co-operation of the entire student body. ORATORY SENIORS IN RECITAL THURSDAY, 20 Seniors of the College of Oratory will present, iu recital, 011 Thursday evening, May 20, at 8:00 o'clock, in the chapel, the following program: Iris Estes..........Napoleon Jackson Kuth McEnery Stuart .... Lesie Edna Gaylord . A Pair of Shoes Herman llagadorn Georgia Fink................The Will Sir James Barrie Bess L. Davis. .Transients in Arcadia O. Henry TROJANS LINED * UP FOR STRING OF BIG GAMES Two Important Contests Today and Tomorrow with Pomona and Occidental S. C. baseball fans will have a steady diet of games this week, beg inning with a contest today with Pomona and ending in a set-to with the Sherman Indians at Riverside on Saturday. In between times the Trojans will take on Occidental College and Fullerton High School. The most important games of the ___ week c b m e today and tomorrow, when the Trojans will meet Pomona and Occidental colleges. S. C. has defeated both teams within the past month, but expects stronger competition in this week’s games. Both the Pomona game today and the Oxy game tomorrow will be played at Exposition Park, starting at 3:30. Thursday afternoon the Trojan nine will journey to Fullerton to take on the local high school boys, and on Saturday afternoon Coach Henderson’s tribe of fence wreckers will tangle with the Sherman Indians at Riverside. After Saturday afternoon the Trojan ball team will have nothing to do until next week. Wants a Crowd Coach Henderson is making a special appeal to get out rooterB for today’s game with Pomona and tomorrow’s mix-up with Oxy. An added attraction at the Oxy game will be the initiation of the pledges of the Varsity Monogram Club. The Oxy game is doped to be the biggest of the season in spite of the lop-sided score by which the Trojans defeated them two weeks ago. Oxy’s first string pitcher, Alcick, will be 011 the mound Instead of Hitch, the sub whom the S. C. wrecking crew hammered all over the park in the last game. Grant Kuhns, with a hitting average of close to .500, is the main factor in the Trojan attack. “Dutch” Hinrichs is not far below him in the list. Archie Thornton is the leading pitcher on the varsity nine. He will probably work against Pomona this after noon. Other members of the varsity squad are Bill Schmitz, catcher; Lindsay Gillis, pitcher; ('apt. Tommy Freer, first base; Sanji, second base; “Whitey” Erhart, shortstop; “Shorty” Pesquiera, third base; Mill Isenhouer, left field; Lindley Bothwell, Logan Lindley, Tom Metcalfe, Stout, and Floyd Tarr, substitutes. C0¥ PILL SWAITERS GO TO FULLERTON Wednesday, at 2.30, the All-Star Women’s baseball team will journey to Fullerton to battle with the Junior College there. The line-up has not been definitely stated, but will be chosen from the members and substitutes of tbe team. Those who are to go will be notified and will meet at 11:40 in the gymna slum. The team will go by bus, iu time to be at Fullerton at 2:30. This will be the first of a series of women’s intercollegiate baseball games.
|Title||The Southern California Trojan, Vol. 11, No. 96, May 18, 1920|
Get Tickets For Cabaret Feed Now/