The Kentucky Kernel
UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY
LEXINGTON, KY., MAY 21, 1920
JOURNALISM PICNIC WILL
BE AT IDLEWILD MAY 29
ture "Big Time"
MOome on In, the water's fine," will
be the call on the afternoon of Saturday, May 29, at Idlewlld on the Kentucky River, where the annual picnic
for the students in the Department
of Journalism will be given by Professor and Mrs. Enoch Grehan.
Idlewild is a delightful spot in the
midst of the river hills, eight mile3
west of Versailles. Cherry Lodge, on
the Woodford side of the river, has
been reserved for the afternoon, and
the fun will consist of boating, bathing, and a delicious picnic supper.
Moonlight dancing on the piazza of
Cherry Lodge will follow for those
who "trip fae light fantastic," and the
cavalcade of motor cars will start the
trip home about 8:30 o'clock.
All students in the Department of
Journalism are especially invited, and
the hosts request that their guests
accept this notice as a final invitation. The party will leave the Main
Building promptly at 12 o'clock.
COMING FROM CLASS AT BLUE RIDGE.
Kentucky should have at least fifty students attend the Southern Student Conferences at Blue Ridge, June
15 for women, and June 16 to 5 for men. Fifteen women and over a dozen men have already signified
their intention of attending.
COMPANY "D" WINS
Law Graduate of '17 Is Executive Secretary of
Miss Lena Madesin Phillips, as Executive Secretary of the National Federation of Business and Professional
Woman's Clubs received the highest
salary of any alumna of the University of Kentucky. Her salary is $5,000
There is a photograph of Miss Phillips on the cover of a recent issue of
"The Independent Woman" and in the
March issue of the People's Magazine
she is classed among the really great
women of the United States "who do
Miss Phillips, a daughter of Judge
W. A. Phillips, of Nicholasvllle, Kentucky, was graduated from the
of Law of the University of Kentucky in 1917. She is a member of
the Ghi Omega fraternity.
Miss 'Phillips was one of the leading musicians of Kentucky. She studied music and nrt in Europe before
taking her professional course.
As the Executive Secretary of the
National Federational of Business and
Professional Women's Clubs, Miss
Phillips has offices in the Flatlron
Building, New York City. She came
through Lexington Sunday night en"
route to Little Rock, Arkansas, where
Woman's (Clubs lu regard to her work.
Alpha Delta Sigma To
THETA SIGMA PHI
Establish Chapter At
INITIATION MAY 25
MISS PHILLIPS HIGHEST
Bathing Beauties, "Gwendolyn," and Other Attractions Will Fea-
Mr. and Mrs. Grehan To
Give Newspaper Stu- dents Outing on
Formal Installation of Phi Sigma,
women's local journalistic fraternity,
as a chapter of the national honorary
fraternity1 for women.
Thetia Sigma Phi, has been postponed
until next week owing to the fact that
it was impossible for the installing officer to come to Lexington on the
date announced in the last issue of
The following young women are to
be Initiated into the national fraternity: Martha Buckman, Louise Will,
Elizabeth Card, Adele Slade, Marguerite McLaughlin, Mary Archer
Bell, Margaret McClure and Elizabeth
Theta Sigma Phi, national, was
founded at the University of Washington in 1909 and now has chapters
in many of the large universities The
granting of the petition of the local
Phi Sigma, along with similar applications from Columbia University,
New York City, and Knox College,
Galesburg, 111., is another step toward
placing the University of Kentucky
among the leading colleges of journalism in tho country.
FORMED BY MEN IN
A now fraternity, Pi Chi, a local
organization composed of men major
ing in Economics and Business Administration, has been formed for tho,
purpose of promoting tho welfare of
the department and recognizing schol-- '
arship in these branches. Men who
signed the petition nre: Robert J.
Raible, C. Raymond Rodgers, Jim E.
Wilhelm, H. B. Lloyd, C. E. Fisher,
and Fred K. Augsburg.
It is a professional fraternity with
scholarship qualifications, and purposes to affiliate with a national or'
Alpha Delta Sigma, the national
honorary fraternity In journalism,
which has a chapter at the University
of Kentucky, will establish a chapter
at Georgetown College during the
The local fraternity at Georgetown
petitioned Alpha Delta Sigma some
time ago and it was decided at the
meeting of the Grand Council last
week to grant the petition.
The Georgetown chapter will be initiated by the Henry Watterson chapter, of Kentucky, as this is the closest chapter to Georgetown.
The members of the Henry Watterson chapter are:
Herndon Evans, Donald Dinning, Robert J. Raible, J. P. Barnes, Jesse Tapp,
Harry Cottrell, James Dixon, William
Soward, Ralph Peters, Arthur Cameron and J. Burton Prewitt.
OFFERED AG. MEN
The University has another scholto offer to young women students. It will be awarded to students in the College of Agriculture
who havo completed tho work of tho
The Sharploss Generator Company,
West Chester, Pennsylvania,
given a scholarship of $500 annually
to be awarded by a committee and
Dean Cooper has appointed Professor
J. J. Hooper, Miss Sweeney and Professor George Roberts as members of
the committee. The object of tho
scholarship Is to promote the dairy
Interost in Kentucky and to encourage young men not only to study dairy
products and their value of food, but
after graduation to enter public service work and educate tho American
people in a greater and more intelligent use and consumption of all kinds
of dairy products.
Freshmen Company "D" won the
prize in the competitive drill of the
cadet battalion last Wednesday. The
Sophomore companies were under a
fifteen per cent handicap, but the work
of every company was excellent, said
the judges, Captain Albert S. J.
Tucker, Commandant, H. P. Mason,
formerly of the Sixth 'Marines and
"Red" Davidson, formerly of the
J. C. Everett, Maysville, is the captain of the winning company, and
Charles Smith and W. R. Wilson are
The prize of about ?G5
is given by the University and is to
be disposed of as the company sees
You are under arrest, that is unless
you step lively In the direction of the
Mardi Gras on Patt. Hall lawn Friday
night. It's Just the way the big policeman is going to treat you if you resist.
But of course, you don't want to miss
one minute of it from 7 o'clock to 12
for it Is to be the most dazzling, elaborate festivity the University ever
imagined. Besides the proceeds are
going to make life endurable for you
when you have to Walt several hours
lor your girl in the Patt. Hall parlor.
For the most comfortable new furniture and restful decorations will make
time fly in place. of the gloomy room
now used as your torture chamber.
You heard something about It in
chapel when Uncle Si and Aunt Sally were discussing it with Handsome
Fred I mean little Si and Sally. Well,
they didn't mention half the attractions of this carnival night.
There will be confetti In the air and
horns blowing and scores of fantastic
and beautiful costumes moving about
under the soft glow of the Chinese
Booths will form a gay
white way to the Patt. Hall doors
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McIn the Individual competition held Mr. Grehan and Miss
Laughlin Receive Tokens
to determine the best trained privates
W. B. Howell, sophomore of Company
A, and W. D. Noulin, freshman, of
The annual Stroller banquet was
Company D, won the individual prizes
given Monday night in the ballroom
of ?5 each.
of the Phoenix Hotel. About thirty
were in attendance, including members of the cast of "The Climbers,"
Doctor Best Receives
Note From Distant Land and the officers.
Herndon Evans presided as
Letter From Madagsacar Asks About
Fountain pens, engraved "Strollers
His Work With Deaf and Blind.
1920" were the favors.
"Eminent Doctor" is the beginning was given a laced cordova wallet and
of' an interesting letter recently re- Miss McLaughlin received a silver
ceived from the
Island of Mad- mesh bag as appreciation of their
agascar by Doctor Harry Best, Pro- services to the organization.
Tho guests were: Mary E. Downfessor of Sociology at Kentucky.
It is written in French, and seeks ing, Martha Buckman, Claribel Kay,
tho best Carlisle Chenault, Louise Connell,
means of establishing in tho Island of Elizabeth Marshall, Margaret Smith,
Norma Rachel, Mary E. Lyons, NanMadagascar, philanthropic and
works in behalf of tho blind cy Smock, Myrtle Clar, Frances
Marsh, and iMargaret McLaughlin, Mr.
and deaf mutes."
The story is best told by tho letter, and Mrs: Enoch Grehan, Emory
Milton Revlll, Preston Cherry,
which said in part: "I thought for
that purpose best to address myself Gi over Creech, Fred Augsburg, Auryno
to tho experiences of the learned Pro- Hell, Harry Brailsford, Frunk
William Finn, Torrill Com,
fessor of Sociology of the University
of Kentucky, whoso works, "Tho J. E. Williams, John Land, Donald
Blind," and, "Tho Deaf," are authori- Dinning, Herndon
Raible, and Robert Mitchell.
ties in the matter."