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THE DAILY XISSOUXUNt TU18DAY ETEM5G, PECEMBEB M, 1916.
CITY AND CAMPUS
Miss Pauline Jones went to Kan
sas City this morning to visit Miss
Miss Virginia Stewart has gone to
Chllllcothc to visit Miss Mary Grace
Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Bridgewater,
who have been visiting in Columbia,
left for Memphis, Tenn., this morn
Mrs. J. C. Henry left this morning
for Denver, Colo., to visit her father,
who is ill.
Mr. find Mrs. J. T. McMullcn and
children have gone to Huntsvillc to
visit Mrs. McMullen's mother.
L. P. Lewis returned to Memphis,
Misses Ruth and Mary Barnett have
gone to Mexico to visit their grandmother.
Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Childers re
turned to Benton City this morning.
They have been visiting in Columbia.
B. A. Fleshman, a student in the
University, has gone to Wyconda.
Mo, for a isit.
Miss J. E. Fleshman of Lamar,
Colo., went to Wyconda, Mo , this
morning. She has been visiting her
sister, Mrs. P. G. Goodman.
W. M. Hendricks returned to Mexi
co this morning.
Miss Willie Lightner went to Stur
geon this morning to visit Mrs. W. F.
Miss Frances Mitchell went to Pop
lar Bluff this morning. Miss Helen
Williams accompanied her to Ccn
tralia. John Joslyn has gone to St. Louis
for a visit.
Misses Elizabeth Niedcrmeycr and
Elizabeth Spencer have gone to Kan
sas City for a visit.
Preparations arc being made for the
Corn Show at the College of Agricul
ture, and judging will start Thursday
morning. According to Prof. J. C.
Hackleman, every section of the state
is represented by corn of an excep
tional quality. There are a larger
number of entries in the boys classes
than ordinarily, and the acre yield
classes are better filled.
Arthur C. Fayc, a junior in the Col
lege of Agriculture, who has been
confined in the Parker Memorial Hos
pital with rheumatism the last week,
was discharged jesterday afternoon.
Mr. Faye left for his home in Kirks
illc, where he will spend the remain
der of his holidays.
Prof, and Mrs. R. M. Green are
spending the holidays with their par
ents at Mexico and at Carrollton. They
will return Thursday.
W. M. Xiel has returned from In
dependence, Mo., where he spent
Prof. H. 0. Allison of the College of
Agriculture has returned from Alpha,
111., where he spent Christmas.
M. D. Wood has returned from Shel
bina after spending Christmas at his
C. W. Sheppard of the College of
Agriculture has returned from his
home at Lamar, where he spent Christ
mas. Irwin Rout, who was graduated
from the University in 1S9S and who
is now with the Industrial department
of the Y.. M. C. A. in East St. Louis,
111., is here on business. He is accom
panied by his brother, Alfred, of the
College of Agriculture of the Univer
sity of Illinois.
H. M. Rasmussen of Austin, Minn.,
is spending the holidays with his fami
ly at C02 Locust street.
Miss Thelma A. Hill, C02 Locust
street, is visiting friends in Pretty
Mr. and Mrs. Lewis McBride of Se
dalia and Mr. Floyd McBride of Pop
lar Bluff, Mo., arc visiting their
mother, Mrs. David McBride.
W. A. Atkeson of Butler is visiting
his daughter, Mrs. J. W. McCreery.
Miss Lottie Freely, stenographer In
the office of Prof. C. H. Eckles, will
return tomorrow from Hughesville
and Sedalia where she spent Christmas.
1917 HUBS' IEEK
Bulletin for Eleventh Annual
Event Ready for Imme
ROOMMATES WE ENDURE
WOMEN APPEALED TO
Lectures Include Rural So
cial Problems, Dress, Food
and Milk Production.
The bulletin announcing the eleventh
annual Farmers' Week to be held
January 1-5 by the College of Agricul
ture of the University, Is ready for
distribution. Daily announcements of
changes in the program will be is
sued during the week.
"Although the Farmers' Week of the
University of Missouri has had the
largest attendance in the United
States," said N. M. Beeler, agricul
tural editor this morning, "the atten
dance of women has been small. Wo
shall try this year to make the pro
gram especially attractive to them."
Miss Louise Stanley, professor of
home economics, will talk to the wom
en on food, and Miss Ethel Ronzonc,
of the clothing division of the home
economics department, will talk on
standardized dress. Discussions will
also bo held by Miss Hildegarde Knee
land, Miss L. J. Findlay, Miss Bab
Bell, Miss Carrie Pancoast and Miss
Mary Robinson of the home ccononv
ics department, and Dr. P. F. Trow
bridge of the College of Agriculture
and Dr. M. P. Ravenel of the School
The market milk conference, which
will be led by Prof. C. H. Eckles and
W. H. Phipps, a Kansas City dairy
commissioner, has been on no pre
vious Farmers' Week program. It
was created to make better relations
between the producers, consumers and
distributers of milk.
The good roads phase of the pro
gram is also new. Dean E. J. Mc
Caustland, H. A. LaRue and Prof. F.
P. Spaulding of the School of Engi
neering will talk on this subject. Spe
cial emphasis will be placed on the
short course in rural life problems.
The discussion will be led by Prof.
L. L. Bernard of the sociology de
partment. Dr. Abner Jones of the
School of Education, Dr. M. P. Rav
enel of the School of .Medicine, A. W.
Taj lor of the Missouri Bible College,
Dr. J. W. Connaway, professor of vet
erinary and comparative medicine, and
Prof. S. D. Gromer of the rural eco
Bulletins may be had from the mail
ing clerk of the College of Agricul
Victor Jones, secretary of the Com
mercial Club, is not optimistic over the
response of Columbians in their co
operation 'in caring for the visitors
during Farmers' Week. He believes
that since Christmas is history now,
more persons will give their atten
tion to the call of the Commercial
Club and volunteer to aid in the ar
rangements to care for the visitors.
The Commercial Club will be the
headquarters during the week. It is
the aim of the club to secure as many
available rooms as possible, and it is
hoped that every person in Columbia
having rooms to furnish for the oc
casion will notify Victor Jones. A com
mittee of Commercial Club members
will meet the trains during the week
and will direct the visitors to avail
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CHICAGO XEGBO PROBEEH ACUTE
The new officer, who practices dally
with bis sword at risk of life and
V wx ilCviilii
The man who plays at all hoars of
the day and night on a musical Instrument
The artist who wants to sketch your
nanus and feet.
Police Chief Is Santa Clans.
Ily United Tress
NEW YORK, Dec 2G. Police Com
missioner Woods fathered a Christmas
tree for the poor children of New
York, one tree to every station house
in the greater city, yesterday. Hun
dreds of ragged little boys and girls
who otherwise would go without any
Christmas at all were made happy
yesterday by the officers, one of whom
in each station was dressed as Santa
V. XELSOX WESTCOTT, '10, HERE
Columbia Roy with Cincinnati Firm
Spends Week With Parents.
F. X. Westcott, who has been work
ing in Cincinnati for the last six
months, has returned to Columbia to
spend the holidays with his parents,
Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Westcott, 1402
Windsor street. He has been with
the Laidlow Works of the Worthing-
ton Pump and Machinery Corporation.
Mr. Westcott has been in the shops
during the last six months, but after
January 1 he will be transferred to
the office where he will receive the
salesmanship training. He has agreed
to work for the company at least two
years. He reccued his B. S. in M. E.
degree from the University last June.
Mr. Westcott says that the company
is more than one jear behind with it?
Sailors Hare Shore Dinner.
By Cnlted Tress
NEW YORK, Dec. 26 Thousands of
tJncle Sam's sailor boys were ashore
I on leave from the battleships of the
The one who sets the alarm clock,
then sleeps while yon shut It off.
John B. Iaj Is, Pensioned.
V.y Unlleu Tress
NEW YORK, Dec. 26. After allow-!
ing John B. Day to eke out his exist-! ZL Z
p" '" JtY B saie at tne ner at home yesterday. The fleet will
Polo Grounds and selling the "John ; remain here nnt January 10. Admir.
1 C.g,f t0 Sal00nS the XaUonal'aI Henry T. Mayo spared as many of
vlUC' reCat mCCUng in Xewi the boys as possible and those remain
.V I d t0 tak Care of 'Ing aboard the dreadnoughts Pennsyl-
an,nnn .SaVd th ICaeU frora:nia. Arizona, New York and Wy
ann hillation In the dark days of thejoming and the submarine cutters, de
Brotherhood league. , stroyers and teriders were we
forr " TOtCd t0 glVC Day theicare of as to turkey, etc There was
sioTfLT .f.theGIantSapen-ia Christmas tre'e in the main room
sion for the rest of his life. 0f every shipj CI .11
The one who has nightmares.
The one ho is In
wants to talk about it.
lore and who
TO GIVE PLAY AT THE Y. 31. C. A.
'The Loquacious Lady" Will Be Pre
sented For Stay-at-IIomes.
Instead of the "Man Who Married
a Dumb Wife" by Anatole France, the
play to be given tomorrow, night after
the Christmas dinner for the "stay-
over students" under the auspices of
the Y. M. C. A., "The Loquacious I-i-dy"
will be given. The cast will in
clude Miss Marjorie Jones, Bredclle
Jesse, Curtis B. Burley, Roscoc Har
per, II. E. Rasmussen and J. P. Fa-
The students will assemble at the Y.
M. C. A. at 5:30 o'clock and at 7
o'clock will go in a body to the Vir
ginia Grill where the dinner will be
scned. The dinner will last until
about 8 o'clock when the play will
be given. One hundred and twenty
five studentg are expected to attend.
The "Black Belt," Is Becoming a City
Within a City.
By United Tress
CHICAGO, Dec. 26. Rapid influx of
negroes here has created a problem of
importance to Chicago today. The col
ored population is estimated at be
tween 40,000 and 75,000. The "black
belt" is rapidly widening. Negroes
hae a "city within a city."
Considered of most importance in
connection with the situation Is the
residence problem. The negro dis
trict has become a haven of vice,
driven from other parts of the city by
"clean-up" orders. Negro boys and
girls are brought up in the midst of
Immorality. Bawdy houses, gambling
dens, saloons and other agents of de
struction have become established in
the negro district.
Of strange connection is the fact
that 137 years ago Jean Baptise Point
De Sable, a Santo Domingo free ne
gro, built the first house on the shores
of Lake Michigan where Chicago now
spreads out over a territory of 198
modore. but was m-n. . . .
and thanked bv ZT? a
ly upon receipt of word of fw!!
Ordinarily the Admiral J:8.11.!
been retired In M99f but Ti!?l
act of Congress he was made -AI
of the Navy f0r HfP AdaS
1ATE TO CLASSIFY
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ions, Mender mink
close around the neck KitsT
covered ultli mini f, "?,. '
turn to ColnmM, Telephone Com!!!
flee and receive reward. TrtSPWi
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FOBBIDS PHOTOS TO AMEKICA
British Feared Information to Teuton
ic Agents Would Result.
By United Tress
LONDON, Dec. 26. For fear spies
might seek to transmit information to
Teutonic agents in this country via
pictures, the British censorship de
clined to permit the mailing of any
photographs to America this Christ
mas. Many American families, resident in
f England, whose number has been aug
mented by bouncing baby boys or girls,
were disappointed by the ruling; and
the folks at home will have to get
along without seeing their diminutive
new relatives for a time.
10c Grapefruit, 2 For j. '
Mce Peaches, can j.
Sliced Pineapple, (Can) ljt
'o. ,' Pears, 2 cans
23c Catsup, Bottle
Splendid Kranf, 3 lb
10c Tomato Pulp (for sonp) ..
Paraljs.'s Victims Haie Christmas.
Ily United Tress
NEW YORK, Dec 23. Ten little
boys and girls made cripples by in
fantile paralysis since last Christmas,
found lots of good things In their
stockings yesterday in the Dr. Lucy
Wight temporary hospital for paraly
sis victims. Last night they hung
up the stockings they hadn't even seen
for months and in the morning they
lay, some of them with boards strap
ped to their backs, others with their
legs in splints, and looked at all the
wonderful things Santa Claus left for
ADMIRAL DEWEY IS 79 TODAY
Hero of Manila Is on Active List as
Ranking Officer of Xavy.
By United Tress
WASHINGTON, Dec. 26. Admiral
George Dewey, victor oer the Span
ish fleet at the battle of Manila Bay,
who so long as he lives will be on the
active list as ranking officer of the
American navy, is 79 years old today.
The Admiral is still hale and hearty.
His favorite exercise is horseback rid
ing, in which he indulges almost every
Admiral Dewey was 60 years old,
when on May 1, 1896, he commanded
the victorious squadron in Manila
Bay. He then held the rank of Com-
25c Coffee, lb.
10c K. C. B. Powder, 2 Cans
Hominy, Can j
15c Peas, 2 cans j
Snnklst Dried Prunes, lb. .... lSe
Snnkist Dried Peaches 2 lbs. .
Large Dill Pickles, dozen 2fc
10c Oats 3 boxes ;
L"c Salt, 3 bags io
13c Corn, 2 Cans ..,
Pork Chops ie
Pork Steak o1
Round Steak e
B. Bacon, (Splendid), lb. Me;
Chuck Steak 2e-,
Prime Rib Roast, lb. ipef
Pork Sausage, lb !&..'
We CiTe S. & II. Stamps.
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