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Michigan

ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 1911.

ill be in readiness for the battle the
ext day. It is not believed that any
oters will accompany the team as the
stance is too great. Only the squad,
>aches, and Kraenzlein will accompa-
y the team, with of course one of thej
hletic authorities.
rs. French to Address- Y. W. C. A.
Mrs. French will address the Y. W.
A. meeting this afternoon in New-
rry hall on "Personal Influence."
te talk, which constitutes the regular
uesday, program will commence at
D'clock.
The committees of the association
ive planned a party for themselves
be held on Thursday afternoon at 4
clock. At this time all of the mem-
rs of the various committees will
ther to have a good time instead of
e usual business duties.
Daily is Cheaper for Rest of Year.
Now that forty-two issues of The
ichigan Daily for the year of 1911-1
12 have ben published, a reduction of
ty cents has been made in the sub-]
ription price, for the remainder ofI
e year One hundred and thirty eight
sues are yet to appear and these
ill be- delivered within Ann Arbor
r two dollars or mailed for two fif-
EN GATHE ATTENDANCE BREAKS
1905 WISCONSIN GAME RECORD
hletic Association Membersbip Also
Larger Than Ever
Before.
The University Athletic Association
nonuces the largest year in its his-
ry. Already the total enrollment,
hich reaches 1800, is almost 200 more
an the total for the last school year.-
is expected that with the coming of
e new semester and the opening of
e tennis courts in the spring the en-
llment will reach a miuch higher
ark.
The attendance at Saturday's game
as the largest in the history of foot-
11 in the university, the paid attend-
ce being 16,976. Director Bartelme
aims that the inclement weather kept
wn the attendance at least a few
ousand. As it is, this year's figure
3,000 more than the 1905 Wisconsin
tme which formerly held the record.
roungster Verforms for Engineers.
A grade school youngster, "bolting"
hool, was put through "the work" in
e Engineering building yesterday by
veral humorously inclined boiler-
akers. It is calculated that the lad
aveled at least 10.8 miles over the
tilding on sundry errands for "boxes,
voltages," "pails of blue amperes,"
id "wattage wrenches."

SAGE FAILS ON PENN SCORE. LOYALTY TO MICHIGAN IS

CARTOONS A FEATT

City Official Makes First Error in
Athletic Prophecies.
One Isaac Reynolds, assistant to the
clerk of the city of Ann Arbor, is stilly
an unquestioned authority in down-
town quarters in the art of prophecy-
ing athletic scores. This still holds in
spite of the fact that sundry other
members of the city staff thought they
had him cornered on the outcome of
the Penn game last Saturday.
It seems that way back last summer,
Mr. Reynolds started reading sporting
extras while in Dreamland long be-
fore the sporting editor knew that any
certain game was to be played. And it
came to pass that what Mr. Reynolds
dreamed turned out to be true. Phila-
delphia won the world's championship
by annexing the sixth game. And tb e
game ended with the very score that
he prophet said it would. He said that
Michigan would win from Vanderbilt,
{ to 8, that Syracuse would tie the Wo-
verines, 6 to 6, and that Cornell would
take Michigan into camp, 6 to 0.
But what Mr. Reynolds predictedj
about the Penn game was to the effect
that Michigan would carry away the
'.ong end of a 11 to 6 score. And the
prophet gets around that neatly.
"Simply the fault of the sand-man,"
he says. "Got the blamed 9 up-side
down. I'm not to blame for that."
"STAY YOUNG" SAYS
GERMAN NOVELIST
Rudolph Herzog Gives Scholar-,
lv Talk On Philosophy
of Histife.

SHt WN BY WESTERN ALUMNI
Nebraskans ,Snd For Michigan Music
To Be Played by Band
at Big Game.
Again word comes from the loyalf
west, this time in the shape of a letter
to Professor Victor McLucas, request-
ing that band music for the "Yellow
and Blue," the "Victors," and "Varsi-
ty be sent to Omaha in time for the
Nebraska game. The Omaha alumni
have arranged to take a band of about
twenty pieces to the game to stir up
all possible enthusiasm for the occas-
ion. After considerable difficulty the
music was secured and was forwarded
last night.
"Michigan is wonderfully popular
throughout the west," said Mr. Frank
A. Harrison, editor of the "Lincoln
Capitol," who was here last week end
in the interests of the LaFollette pres-
idential boom," and the people will
flock to the biggest game in the his-
tory of Lincoln next Saturday from
miles around. We all consider it an
honor for Michigan to consent to meet
us, and we will tender her Varsity one
of the greatest receptions ever given
any university team. Over three thous-
and new grandstand seats are being
erected merely for this game."
CONFERENCE SMASH.i
IS A POSSIBILITY
Spirit at Minnesota Favors a
Withdrawal From Stagg's
Espionage,

Union Announces Contest A
Football Gathering.
Novel forms of entertain
being prepared for the gues
smoker to the 1911 football te
held in Waterman and Barbo
nasiums on November 28.
The latest feature to be add
program is a cartoon contest
sults of which will be thro'
screen by a stereoptican mach
students are invited to com
prizes of $5.00, $3.00 and $2.0
awarded. Each contestant v
mit at least two drawings as t
will be awarded for the tb
pairs. The drawings may r
the present athletic situation
offs" on campus celebrities an
or anything of interest to the
body.
Placards advertising the
were placed in State street st(
night. The poster represe
'get-together" spirit which i'
acterize the smoker. A stud
gaudy checkered suit is in ch
versation with a bespectacled
sor.
TALKS ON POPULAR GOVE]

Ias

Senator

IS WELL-KNOWN NEWSPAPER MAN SLOGAN IS "BACK TO MICHIGAN."
Herr Rudolf Herzog, one of Ger- The anti-conference spirit at the
nany's most popular authors of con- University of Minnesota has assumed

emporary time, spoke in Sarah Cas-
well Angell Hall last night on the
hilosophy of his work. The subject ox
his talk was "Uberlebens Bejahung und
Eigene Dichtung."
His dictum is perpetual youth; in
his work he has always given a fore-
most place to the young, and his ad-
vice to old age has always been to
keep young. His ultimate ideal he
maintains, is the happiness that is to
be found by the home fireside. "After

proportions that 'are beginning to make
Mr. Stagg believe that his pet organ-
ization and child is going to smash.'
Last Friday afternoon a mass meeting
was held in the main hall of the north-
ern institution to get an idea of the
student sentiment on the conference.
Needless to say, Mr. Stagg would not
ave been delighted had he been among
those present.w
Prominent members of both the stu-
dent body and the faculty were speak-
ers and with one exception all favored
withdrawal from the conference. And

Hon. C. I. Crawford, United States v
senator from South Dakota, will speak limits. T
at the Whitney theater next Sunday building,
afternoon at 2:30 p. m. on the subject Usr co
of "Popular Government." He will be stretch
presented to the Ann Arbor public un- which c
der the auspices of the University Pro- tained.!
gressive Republican club. Senator1The m
Crawford himself is one of the lead- hands of
ing progressives in the United States mittees.
at the present time. His talk will be es of ac
open to the general public. The ad- tees, eit]
nission will be free. contracto
_________________if cations.
List of New Books is Posted. als,aetc.,
A list of 113 books of special inter- In case
est, added to the general library dur- and the :
ing October, has been posted in the pe- high, the
riodical room. "The Almshouse" by taken an
Alex Johnson, "Confessions of an In- -
dustrial Insurance Agent" by Wilby Intsructo
Heard, and "Mental Defectives" by M. Dr. J.
W. Barr, are three of the recent addi- partment
tions under sociology. "A Year in a of the 1
Coal Mine" by Joseph Husband is one last nighi
of the new books under useful arts, er near
while "The Practice of Journalism" by resume t
W. Williams is another addition. -
Among the new historical books are: Flowers
"Roundabout the North Pole" by W. J. In spi
Gordon, "The Real Captain Kidd" by the womr
C. N. Dalton, and/ "Two Years Among ed in cle
New Guinea Canfibals" by A. E. Pratt. themum
ed the
GARGOYLL FOOTBALL NUMBER booths
MAkkS HIT WITH VISITORS. were sol

commercial and social success are dis- that one exception, Professor Paige.
posed of," he says "turn to the home, only advocated caution. The alumni
which is the basis of a successful soci- sent messages stating that they would

Visitors Crowd Alumni Hall.
.1 hall was visited Satdrday,
. after the game, by 940 vis-'
y about thirty -of these reg-
wever, so the proportion of
to non-Michigan visitors
ascertained.
.GEN PROFESSOR TO
TURE HERE THIS WEEK

of the Universi-'
11 lecture here
ay on botanical
ire to be on "Se-
ure Line Work,"
lems of New Bi-{
insen's lectures!
conomics lecture
1 be open to the

ety, and there will be found the hap-
piness so long sought."
Herr Herzog is especially known in
Germany as a newspaper man. It has
been in this field of work that he has
attained a great deal of success. Dur-
ing latter years he has been the editor
of the Hamburg Neuste Nachrichten,
the most popular daily of that city.
Finally he has retired to literary life,
and has during recent years contrib-
uted many novels to the literature ofI
Germany which have won him a popu-
larity not confined to Europe alone.
His works are to be found in the al-
coves of the university library.
BAIRD WILL NOT PURChASE
BOSTON RUSTLERS' FRANCHISE.
Charles Baird, formc, director of
athletics at Michigan, has denied the
story that has been published to the
effect that he was soon to become a
baseball magnate. According to the
report, Baird isbehind a deal to:
purchase the 1 ,ton Nationals along
with Hen y K,,, i <of Milwaukee. It
was alsf. ed President Herr-1
mann c. - e was behind the
deal.
Mr. Bair wa. n Ann Arbor Monday
and when s e: cjncernirg the story
denied it. H a Iaa-he had beenj
offered th Iib a at cnsidered the
price far tb a .h and had no intention
of making h',de. ' . "aird has al-
ways taken a ;e :: i P Vc st in prefes
sional 1,all and wa. a: .:lous to secure

be with the university in its break and
the whole meeting indicated a break-f
up of the western body.
"Back to Michigan" is the slogan
that the Minnesota students have
adopted and it has become a byword3
in that college. It was pointed out by
various speakers that the conference
could not exist without Minnesota and
that it was doing more for the finan-
cial benefit of the conference than any
other team. Every speaker advocating{
withdrawal was wildly cheered and
according to the Minnesota Daily, even
the team was fogotten in the excite-
ment..
Just what the outcome of the agi-
tation will be is doubtful, but the slo-
gan of "Back to Michigan" has caught
Minnesota and many expect that the
conference is a thing of the past.
I ean Cooley Testifies at Milwaukee.'
Dean Mortimer E. Cooley reached
Milwaukee yesterday afternoon, where
he will testify in a boiler explosionI
case. He will be away from Ann Ar-
bor for several days. Prof. Cooley has
been in Washington, D. C. for the last
week working in behalf of the Inter-
state Commerce Commission.
Prof. Lorch Speaks in Detroit.
Prof. Emil Lorch, head of the archi-
tectural department, spoke last night
before the Detroit Architectural Club
on "Architectural Education." It was
the first meeting of the club for the
year. The club is composed of most

The appearance of the football num- DEN'
ber of the Gargoyle last Saturday was
welcomed with a splendid sale. Three
ourths of the edition hfg already been Pe:
gold. A novel feature of the sale was lacer
the crew of erstwhile newsboys who work
listributed a large percentage of the He w
edition at the railroad stations in the instr
eorning and at the Ferry Field gates a lan
n the afternoon. The sale at the va- vein
rious news stands was also good. the M
About 1300 copies were printed, and It w
shose that were left will be distributed Powe
y means of a house-to-house canvass
Conducted by the newsboys. WHI

atea
in

VICTORY OVER NEB]
PREDICTED BY.

iomeop Faculty Entertains Visitors.
- Representatives from the foremost
medical colleges of this country were
entertained last Thursday, Friday and
Saturday by the faculty and students
of the Homeopathic department.Among
the prominent visitors was Dr. Diffen-
bough, the eminent electro-therapeutist1
and a member of the faculty of the
New York Homeopathie College.

JRI.

s esti-
e Wol-,
rd for
to be-

Fielding H. Yost, Jr. was out at Fer-
ry Field yesterday looking over the
football material. Michigan's future
quarter semed much impressed with
"papa's" warriors, and expressed him-
self as optimistic concerning the re-
sult of the Nebraska struggle.,
"Da, ba, man, ta, oola, cosha," was
the sentiment of Yost, Jr., when inter-
viewed by a reporter. "Ooola, gosha,
da, ma!" he continued with rising em-1
phasis. In view of this statement it
is difficult to see how the Wolverines

away with
has been h
years.

he year will
ill consist in
rsday morn-
.es -the Wol-
ill arrive in
'ning. After'

FORESTRY DEPARTMENT TO EVEN :
HAVE LIBRARY OF ITS OWN. SECR
The Board of Regents has granted Seven
I the forestry department the right to and sen
maintain a library of its own. Room the seci
409 of the New Engineering building chemist
has been set aside for this purpose. of the i:
All books now in the general library George
pertaining to forestry have been do- Merle I
na'ted to the new library. Eterbac

team can possibly lose Saturday.

an interest in a club but refused to of the .Detroit architects and archi-
consider the price asked for this one. architectural draftsmen.

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