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The Oswegonian. (Oswego, N.Y.) 1935-current, November 15, 1935, Image 3

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THE OBWKGONIAN DEAN'S CONFERENCE ON EXTRA ACTIVITIES Student scholarship in relation to extra- curricular activities and the question of student housing were discussed at the con- ference for deans of New York state which was attended by Mrs. Isabelle K. Hart. Oswego's dean of women, at the Hotel Roosevelt in New York city. Scholarship should come before the extra- curricular activities of a student was the opinion expressed by Dr. Herman Cooper of the state department of Education. \If the student can maintain a high standard of scholarship and find time for extra- curricular activities he may combine the two,\ he said in concluding his talk on the subject. The state has revised the housing require- ments for normal schools. The changes, nowever, do not affect Oswego Normal •rhool as much as other normals because <>f the large number of sorority and fra- ternity houses at the other schools. A live i«>ue at the conference was the growing remand for dormitories. Dr. Cooper said •n;tt th* Board of Regents does not supply funds for dormitories, but they will grant f-.:nds to alumni associations, however, for ••t» : erection of buildings on state property. A: a luncheon, held in connection with the >:iference. the question of standards for - «Mal equipment of the prospective t» acher w.-i- discussed. It was generally believed i v present standards were far below •. •; r they should be. This is a challenge to the students of v >>\vego Normal school,\ said Mrs. Hart. \It i.- :he duty of every student to analyze our i\!ieiencies and see that we. at least, are • classed in this large group.\ SIKSTA Although the Prof's dry monologue Kerps me completely in a fog. I strive to listen more attent'ly As subtle Morpheus beckons gently; Until some most unpleasant cuss •'»•••> up perversely to discuss. That after long and profound thought. Ht s found that something's wrongly t aught. And starts a hopeless argument 1'ntil the hour is nearly spent. 'Tis then to Morpheus I surrender. And seeking him as my defender, I undisturbed contently snore. Till someone's stopped that awful bore. GEORGE BERTSCH. STARTS SATURDAY \THANKS A MILLION\ with 10 BIG STARS STRAND THEATRE GOULD'S TAXI PROMPT SERVICE TEL. 97t American Legion Shows Desire to Cooperate With Schools ^continued from page 1> Testimonials of the two speakers and of other legion members show further the in- terest of the American legion in education. •Jaiue* A. Kinney—\The American Legion is always very much interests in education, es|*H'ially for the youth of the nation. We wish to express our appreci- ation for the cooperation shown hy the Oswego Normal school in thest* exercises and we hope that this will tie the first of a number of visits tftetween these two organizations for the furpose of further- ing education. Judge Henry Kimball—\The American legion stands in its educational pn*- gram for the teaching of Americanism and American principles of government. Too much of Americanism cannot he taught in the schools and the American legion wishes to cooperate with the school in every way. Charles B. Gayette—\The American Legion stands for child guidance, child welfare and higher education. 4 1 WISH ID SAID THAT' I^aughV 1 thought I'd die. Humor is con- cocted in many forms, according to Mess- ieurs Goodman and A R. Leventhal. They describe these efforts according to the subtleness, deadliness and ability to pene- trate into their hearers' craniums. Their various names for these forms of humor are \the velvet glove.\ \bon mots.'* \the double * » v t I * 1 .\> titles. All the famous laughprovokers of history are represented- here. There are Oscar Wilde. Mark Twain. Disraeli. Dorothy Park- er. Alexander Woolcott. and numerous others of history, writing and the stage. Even the typographical errors that usually pass in the ni^ht are represented, when they describe a woman in a dirigible \leaving the ground for her maiden voyage, and soaring into the air her nose scraped the ground.\ You are clue for a riotous night of laughter when vou read this book. MALTBY-CAMPBELL CO. JEWELERS CHRISTMAS CAKIJS STATIONERY 20 West Bridge Street Oswego, X. V. DRAMATIC CLUB GIVES PLAY AT CAMPUS GAITIES SUPPER There was something new on the pro- gram of the gaiety supper, Thursday even- ing. Vera Kedman vKeniieUu*. Margaret Armstrong OlabeU, and Drhu Meeker (Stephen), presented \Suppressed Desires\ to the devourers of morsels. ••Suppressed Desires'* is by Susan Gias- pell. It was presented in two acts under the direction of Mrs. Florence B. Cham- bers. Henry Clancy was stage manager of the production. Bernard Balder and William Bowen are building screens and scenery for the chil- dren's theater. It is believed by those who use the theater that this will improve the p€ rf ormances. The members of the \Speakers Union.* arc taking charge of the mechanics of assembly programs. This includes the operation of blinds, the distribution of pro- grams, and any work that is necessary to the success of the programs. John Dungan is in charge of all electrical effects. Members of last year's \Trysting Place* are invited to attend a play being given by the faculty of the Hannibal high school, Hannibal New York. J THE PONTIAC Oswego's Social Center DANCING KVKKY SATURDAY NIGHT 9 Until 1 MEN'S SPORT SOCKS 15c 20c 25c Smart, new dress socks for men and young men who demand different styles and better qualities than obtainable in the 5 and 10c stores. All our socks have double soles, triple knit heels and toes, knit on ribbed cuffs and you'll And more than 100 different patterns in each price range to choose from THE LEO STORE'S MEN'S SHOP CORXKR BRIDGK STRKKT AT WEST FIRST, OSWEGO, X. T N No. 11 iL USES ESLAB iNTAGE Room De- of New irse tanding fea- elementary is laboratory Dr Guy W. I is now in lien provide* research in fast becom- itral dispers- !ore than one n sent out to nizations for he room con- jnphlets. pic- $. Tiirir air agar, carbor- ike. Files of is describing ountries are and histori- yearbooks. ediae are in deal of corn- search work receive talks they make <les friezezs. i grade that rtin board on go 4) :T WEEK ronty a. Ru?h Miss Badger >, at 161 East -1:00. •anel Discus- acher be Act- olding a New ren by the x>ritv Rush 1:00 part will have only one BOOK BINDING Cl-ASS **\*• fourth regular weekly class in i>ookbinding, sponsored by *^*c Hry Scoots of America, will be held as j usual in the chemistry laboratory. Wednesday ni^ht, December 11. from 7 30 to 9:30. This class has 2* active members enrolled, consisting of Nor- mal students. faculty members, ?»couts and scout executives of Oswepo- Claude Weyant is the in- structor and has as his assistant. William Cunningham, both bein$r ex- perienced bookbinders. • ----- * to make the regular school dances more pleasant and attractive for the members of the student body. If students as members of the associated «*™dent bodies have any ideas, their council representative •».;; tc r^ A to present your views to the council Tell him what you want. With the coming of the basketball season which opened Wednesday, De- cember 4. the need and desire for bet- ter cheers and more effective cheering bave arisen. T«* cooperate with the students, Dr. Swelman ha* frmnxtd them a few minutes from assembly program for cheering tribution of the scores of each $rroup can be found on pa^e 2. GIRI> MO! T CXHRSK A \Tix»op jaattm^ *»~^Lt~ ~~~«* free of financial obligations and sponsored by the Girl Scouts of America, is to be given for £irl scouts, April 3(V24, inclusive at the State Normal schooL An opportunity will be jriven all pirts, although seniors will be jnven the preference, to register for this course on January 27th. sprm^r registration day. Second Oionian Sorority Rusn Party. Arethusa Sorority Christinas Party. Social Committee Meeting. 7:30 at Mrs. Harts. Thursday, December It Basketball Game vs. Mechanics Institute at toe A« •««*•.?. Friday, Piciwbr U Assembly Propram~Heidi~ Present ed by the LitUe Theater Co. Basketball Game vs. Oneonta at Oneonta. >3tt«rda>\ fVmmfc. i 14 Basketball Game vs. Hartwick Col le*e at Hartwick. ^ *v*

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