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,, . . L . l-- . ... . nmm.mgmmmmmmmwmmmmmm ft i i nr rawi m" "imI'ii" -"??? !M v. 9'mcxf ""TTSSf UNIVERSITY MISSOURIAN, MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 1908. "JIM" JEFFRIES' Columbia's Big Steam and Chemical Cleaning Works IN ITS FIFTH YEAR "fnCMfceiE Ssv'., ., "" ,V'55' wsS a i" """T'-r'ffjFpSJvep "is s- j "-S-sjr. ; EXTENSION W FATHER PREACHES $1. i'jf !9 II 31 IE Regular University Courses Given in Several Towns of State. ADVANCED STANDING AWARDED Plan Benefits Teachers and Students Who Expect to Come Here. In its fiftli year the Univer-ity of Missouri et en-ion work has begun suc cessfully. The committee in charge i composed of Dr. .1. C. Jones. Dr. Isidor Loob. Dr. 11. M. Bel Jen. Prof. F. W. Coker. President A. Bo Hill and Dr. X. M. Trenholme. The object i to have regular courses : of the Unhor-ity given at convenient centers in the -tate by in-tmetors from the faculty here. Thi- i- for the benefit of teachers who desire advanced stand ing, for thoe who wish to enter the University in the future and for anone who desires extra credit-. Lecture- are given every two week- and a ignment of study are made at that time. Those who do sati-factor work receive hall the credit given at the Univer-ity. , Advertises the University. This method brins- the student- in ' elo-er much with the rnier-iiy. They t may tome to the -ummer -chool. or they may enter the University having .-ome of their work completed for their Freshman year. It al-o makes the Univer-ity letter known throughout the state. The Univer-ity i- opposed to the torrespondenie -chool method. At Kan-a- City eour-e- in American Government are given by Dr. I.oeb. in English by Dr. Belden and in Sociology by Dr. T. ,1. Biley and Dr. C. A. F.U vvood. Other et en-ion center- are -Top-lin. Carthage. Mexico. Nevada and M. .lo-eph. At Si. I.ui- a eour-e in So ciology i- given in eonueetion with the St. Loui- School of Philanthropy by Dr. Riley. The work i- -elf-upporting. epen-e-of the lecture- i--ing paid by the va rious center-. The epen-es are not heavy, a- the '-vturer- receive no etra onnpen-ation. COLLEGE PRESIDENT IS PERHAPS FATALLY HURT Head of New York Institution Injured m Runaway Accident. CLINTON. N. V. Nov. 2. Mel.methor. Wool-ey Strvker. pre-ident of Hamilton Colle-To. j. jn a iritkal condition at hi home iiere from injurit- received in a runaway accident. Dr. Stryker to"k a eat beside hi driver in a carriage at hi- home on College Hill to go to the village, and just as the vehicle wa- tuminz from the private driveway into the main road the hor-e b-lted and da-ht-d aero- the highway and the carriage went into a deep ditch beside the -teep hill road. When some student- reached the spot they found Dr. Strvker uncon-ciou- and bleeding from the no-e and mouth and with a ga-h aero- hi- forehead. The driver had three rib- broken. Both were carried tv Dr Stryker" house and Dr. Hamilton Clinton was summoned. None of Dr. Stryker's limb was broken, but indication- of more serious injury were found, and it i feared that he ha- suffered concussion of the brain or other internal injury. Dr. Stryker remained uneonciou nntil early evening, when he wa- able to an-vver a few que-tion. His con dition is considered verv danerou. Blue-Blooded Porker Here. The Univer-ity of Miouri has added to it stables a new blooded porker Itaron Premier a Ierk-hire boar, bred in royal purple. Thi- aritocratic pig gie is one and one-half year- old and weigh 47o pound-. Hi- ance-tors have carried off many blue ribbon and X. II. Gentry, of Sedalia. from whom he wa purchased. believe he i the be-t bred animal he has sold in many years. Take your Watch ad Jewelry Rcpainsg ta WHEELER'S There's Quality in Our Work The Western Standard Trade Mark Athletic and Sporting' Goods ScAmczciGijm(h Kansas City." Mo. Has Circled the Globe Three Times to See Sin of All Nations. NOW ENGAGED ON A BOOK Fasted Nineteen Days Before Beginning the Labor of Authorship. LOS AXOELES. Xov. 2. Alex. C. Jeffrie-, father of James J. Jeffries, champion pug of the world, has re turned to Lo- Angele- from one of his long trip- alwut the world preaching j the Oo-jmI. He is writing a book which ' he call- "The La-t Meae to a Lot World." In order to complete this work, this unique character says h will have to visit Norway, Sweden. Russia, and one or two other countries, to se cure -ome missing data. Before starting on his book. Mr. Jef fries fa-ted nineteen day, not on ac- Parisian Will Build Garfltre count of the value to the bodv of ab staining from food, he -ays. but be- ; cause it i- by purification and fasting that all utterances that will live have Kvn in-pired. His work is the result I of twentv vear- -tudv of the Bible, he declare-, and three tours of the world : to -ee the sins of all nations. The father of the champion of cham- pions some years ago was quite ' wealthy, but he gave away all hi- prop- erty. declaring that it i- not seemly tor a -ervant of God to show- any lack of faith in hi- master by providing for hi- Jaily need-. 'When he starts on his lone journeys, therefore, the patriarchal-looking old man take no money with him. depending from day to day upon voluntary contributions from hi di-eiple- for his modest necessities. He ha- a horror oi newspaper reporters s:id photographers, and has never eon--exited to po-e for his picture. He believe- that the world i- growing worse in-tead of better, and i a vigorous de nouncer of the saloon, the prize-ring, the dance hall and the race track. He has never been known to enter the -aioon conducted by hi- son in thi iity. Mav Never Return. Mr. Jeffries was asked ye-terday: "Do you expect to make a prolonged -tay abroad, or to return soon,?" "Maybe never:" he replied, earned!". hammering the floor with his ebony cane "I live entirely by faith, have no thought of the morrow, go and come 'a- I plea-e. and trust in the Lord to provide." Hi- new book must, he says, be printed in si foreign languages. "The world that live- by its belly, and he that ion-iders the things of thi ' earth, and no: the un-een. spiritual thing-, i- an abomination." thundered i this ieorous old man. aailing the sin of -cvity. Here are more of his statement-. "If all men woud keep the Commandments there would be no need ' of policemen, soldiers, clergymen, busi ne men. ploughmen, thieves or sinners in the land: for all these labor for money." Reminded that he at one time owned 100 acres of choice real estate in ' this city, he said: "Not a dollar of it is mine. I gave that stuff away and went on my spiritual travel. I live entirely by faith, and never have been deserted by the Lord." "And in your travels do you not often uffer because of lack of money?" "If I did I would not tell you. For it i- by -utTering that man attain unto perfection." ORIENTAL COLONY TO ENTERTAIN FRIENDS Students From China and Japan Will Wear Native Dress. The Oriental Colony. eompoed of the -indent- of the University of Missouri from China. Japan and the PhiliDDines. will entertain their friend next Friday venins. in the women's par'or of Aca- druiic Hall. The Oriental student want to get ae- quaiuted with their teacher and fel- low -tudent- and hope many will come to -pend an evening with them. Xo formal invitation will be ent out. The program will conit of Oriental mu-ic and -peeches on Ea-tern topics. The Chine-e and Japanese students will appear in their native costume. I Synod Coming to Columbia, j The Synod of Missouri of the Pres ibyterian church voted at St. Jo-eph to I hold its next ses-ion. beginninc the sec !ond Tuesday in October. 1000, in Co lumbia. The Rev. Dr. W. W. Elwang. pastor of the Columbia church, preached the opening sermon at St. Joseph. Library Open Tomorrow. Although all University exercises will lv su-pended tomorrow, election day. the general library will remain open. szjY JdrsCVz W. J. McGrath, Mgr. ROOF GARDEN FOR on His House for Flying Machines. PARIS. Xov. 2. Paris is reallv taking time by the forelock if such a thing can le done. M. Gustave Morin, owner of a large house on the Boulevard Bonne Xouvelle. has arranged to build a roof garden with every facility as a station and garage tor aeroplanes. All the new lea-cs in the building contain a clause ' for the consent of the tenants to the i scheme. j M. Morin says the day ot aerial ve hicles is here, but there is no place in Paris for them to land. There is. he i -ay-, too much traffic in the streets and the public places are blocked with mon uments. He is glad to be the first to ' remedy the difficulty and encourage ' progress. Iron uprights project over the ' roof from the support of a large shed. A second movable root, which can be orvened on the annroarh of the flvinsr machine, will be built. There will also le space in the building for a tool shop and a reservoir of gasoline. MILLIONAIRE WEDS HIS STENOGRAPHER HITCHING George A. Whitney, of Springfield, ' -- -'" . - " """""" , Mass, Emulates His Father. he Ln"ry ' Missouri and is now lliterarv editor of the Baseball Maga FITCHBUKG. Mass.. Xov. 2. George zjne of Boston. A. Whitney, millionaire real estate Mn Crov took a promjnent part in , owner of Springfield, married his sten- i iiterarj- v'0rk in the University, having ographer. Miss Sadie M. Russell, in this been a member of the Asterisks, and " city. The wedding was the culmina tion of a five-year romance. Whitney i- the son of Andrew Whitney, the Springfield man who caused a sensation many years ago by marrying a servant . girl. . Miss Russell is an attractive young woman, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank I. Russell, of Springfield. She entered the employ of Mr. Whitney. , who is junior partner in his fathers J large real estate firm, five Years ago. I I ENGLISH SCHOLARSHIPS ' FOR WOMEN STUDENTS . I Miss Clara Howard, of New- York, Enters Girton College. LOXDOX. Xov. 2. Several months aso it was announced that a scheme was on foot to do for women what the Rhodes scholarships did for men. It is understood now that the first woman scholar. Miss Gara Howard, has come to thi country from the United States ami has gone into residence at Girton. Mrs. J. Mayer, as chairman of the Education Committee of the Society of American Women in London, started the movement, 'vhich was taken up with enthusiasm bv the societv. and then a foundation was laid for collecting the -um of $1,500. which enables Miss How-. a to enter at Oirton tor one year s j post-graduate study. There was no time to ask all the j universities of the United States to ( compete at the examination, which . wonld have meant delay for another j vear at least, so Miss Howard was ihosen on the recommendation of Mrs Whitelaw Reid and of Dr.Xicholas Mur ray Butler, president of Columbia Uni versity. She is 27 years old and has already proved herself a lecturer of dis tinction. She had to give up her lec tureship at Columbia University this winter to come to Girton. Fine Hunting in Streets of AthoL ATHOL. Mass.. Xov. 2. Within a week an unsuspecting partridge was cap -tured in Main street by a small boy; a bold fox came to an untimed end in the -ame thoroughfare: a venturesome deer was killed by the cars at the railroad -tation. while a black bear which recon noitered the town in a hurried departure carried with it a miscellaneous collec tion of bullets. Cor. 8tK and Walnut ALUMNUS WHO IS TO BE LECTURER Homer Croy. i Iff DEACON" CROY TO BECOME LECTURER ' Former University Student Writes That He Will Go on Platform. Word has been received in Columbia that Homer Croy. known to his friends las "Deacon." is coins on the lecture .l.tin.., vt. -.- :- i r a member 01 editor of the 06 Sa vitar. He was a member of the Delta Tau Delta fra-, ternity and the Q E B H senior society. ' After graduation in 1P07 he did Sun- , day "feature" work for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch before going to Boston, i PUSHING WHEELBARROW j ACROSS CONTINENT i Colonial Jack" Hopes to Complete Hike in aoo Days. SPOKE'S, Wash., Xor. i-Colonial Jack,' whose real name is John A. Krohn. walking from Portland. Me., to Portland, Ore., trundling a wheelbarrow on his hike of 3,750 miles acros the continent in 20 days, is expected to reach Spokane in a short time. He left the coast of Maine on June 1 and at present according to his schedule, he is 500 miles ahead. He will have covered 3.300 mile whn he reache this city. His best walk wa forty-four miles. in one day and 200 miles in a week, going through western Pennsylvania and eastern Ohio. He carries a small book, in which railroad agents, post master and village officers write their names and the date and time of his arrival. Letters received in Spokane state that Krohn will pass some time along the California coast after com- pleting his long tramp, going thence to Honolulu. He will make the return trip in a regular train, if he is suceess- ful in covering the di-tance within the time limit. "Rustlers Wanted." WANTED: Several good '4rustles', to sell the University MIssourian. Any one afraid to yell need not apply. Good money can be earned. See W. I Clemmons at 211 South Seventh or at the Stephens Publishing Co. plant. "Old Missouri'' in High SchooL In the printing office of the Manual Training High School, Kansas City, -Old Missouri. Fair MIs-ouri," is printed on the same sheet with Man ual's Ode. The two songs are sung in Manual with equal loyalty. Subcription to the Uxtveesitt Mis soukiax is $2 for the school term, $1.25 ia semester invariably in advance. Sub scribe now. BaaaaaaaaSBv LaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaataaaaK "iLaaaaaaaEsSi Electrical Fixtures W 311(1 Wirin; Tungsten, Tantalum and Gem high candle power lamps Student Lamp Shades a specialty. Phone 4820 712 Broadway C. W. Furtney Take Independence Avenue car at Union Depot. Ask Conductor JAMES KETNER, President and Manager OLYMPIAN CANDY KITCHEN Fresh Candies Every Day Best in Columbia ICE CREAM SODA 5 CENTS 1010 E. BROADWAY TIGER BARB Ell SHOP Five FirsUClass Barbers Splendid Equipment and Best Service W. Will PUas, You Cio. Vs a Trial ft GOOD THINGS TO EAT" Fresh Every Day Get Qur prices Phone 2o VAN HORN BL SMITH Self Indexing Ledgers Miff4l(f-o4pWlS F j ' fK AH shoes are made b much the same way. Here's the differeece. Sjvkh White House SSoes fit it r f rossaTy fcmEng fit Not the Fit that takes three weeks to break in. But the graceful ill that feels snug the first time. Andstavs aaaaaaaW-sTaw ovki 4 -" siauaui au umes. f jyJTE HOUSE SHOES. For Men $ao0 to $6.00 For Wcmen $350 to $5.00 SmSm " Where Quality Counts They Win" ASK YOUR DEALER FOR THEM nfin K1S CUAUTV hak L Phone 122 ELITE THEATER High Class Moving Picture Show PROGRAMME TODAY Nero and the Burning of Rome WDOVT MISS THIS Peck's Bad Bov We Cater to Ladies and Children THE DENSMORE HOTEL Kansas City Headquarters for M. S. U. Students American Plan, $2.00 to S3.50 European Plan, $1.00 to S2.50 That annnalty lave In labor S00 to 9B6M or cost. Made is both loose leaf and bound. Samples tree. Address. Dept. 5 m KOI SXVKB GMT AM. Mimm Cjj. , THE Newlyweds and their kid """ o orj- uouy ease eat Nadja Caramel Chocolates and Pin Money Gum Drops Made by the BlankeWenneker Co. On sale fresh every day at THE CO-OP. L.I n . 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