Cal. Power Plant
Emphasizing that it is unnecessary
to ruin a waterfall in order to develop
water power, Albert A. Northrup of
Stone and Webster, Inc., explained the
construction of the Caribou plant in
California to the members of the En-
gineering society Wednesday night in
the Natural Science auditorium.
William D. -Shannon, '07, was super-
intendent of the work. Sixty thousand
H. P. Is developed by a fall of water
as high as the Woolworth tower, the
Metropolitan, and the Singer build-
ings stacked on top of each other. Its
impulse wheels are the largest of
their kind in the world, and are pro-
pelled by a 13 inch stream of water
traveling 175 miles an hour. Elec-
tricity at a potential of 165,000. volts
is transmitted on a copper wire an
inch in diameter and 200 miles long
to supply the city of San Francisco.
In order to construct the plant the
parts of a locomotive had to be trans-
ported over the mountains on pack
horses, a reservoir 44 square miles in
extent had to be formed, and two
tunnel channels constructed through
The construction and location were
graphically shown' by means of mo-
tion pictures and colored slides
In view of the success of this lec-
ture the Engineering society, under
whose auspices it was given, expect
to have H. A. Coffin here in about two
weeks. Mr. Coffin is the chairman of
the committee on national defense.
He will present his ideas on aerial de-
fense of the future. This lecture will
be accompanied by motion pictures.
Mr. Coffin was, in a very large part,
the designer of the Liberty motor.
WI om en
In the future no women's notices will
appear for more than three days.
Final Girls' Glee club tryouts will
be continued from 4 to 6 o'clock Fri-
day afternoon. in room 204, School of
All results of the games in the pre-
liminary tournament must be posted
on the bulletin board in Barbour gym-
Time for the completron of the ten-
nis tournament has been extended to
Saturday, Oct. 15. All matches not
played off by this time must default.
The courts are free all day Wednes-
day and Saturdays, from 2 to 10
o'elock and from i to 0 o'leoek every
day, and from 4 to t o'cloek on Mon-
days and Pridays. All scores must be
posted on the bulletin raxd at -r-
training are eligible and are strongly Persons desiring to do social serv- asked to call at Newberry hall a
urged to try out. ice work in the University hospital are as possible.
MAJSTI- TO MOR R O
Chaperones for dances over the
week end are: Union-Friday, Mrs.
E. G. Heartt; Saturday, Mrs. H. G.
Berger; Armory-Friday, Mrs. H. B.
Lazzell; Saturday,..Mrs. Yates Adams;
Packard-Friday, Miss Martha Hills;
Saturday, Mrs. H. W. Cake.
Final tryouts for the School of Mus-
ic Girls' Glee club will be held from
4:15 to 5:30 o'clock, on Monday, Oct.
17, at the School of Music. All girls
on campus who have had any vocal
There 's any
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WINSOME LITTLE STAR
AT THE THEATERS
T 0 D A T
Choral Union Tickets
HAROLD BAUER.....October 20
JOHN McCORMACK.November 22
IGNAZ FRIEDMAN. .December 5
FRITZ KREISLER....January 9
ERIKA MORINI ..... February 3
ROSA RAISA, and
GIACOMO RIMINI......March 14
Saturday 8 to 12 A. M.
AT HILL AUDITORIUM
THEREAFTER AT SCHOOL OF MUSIC
Good Seats Will Be Available at $4.40, $5.00, and $5.50
Majestic--Mary Miles Minter in
"Her Winning Way."
Wuerth-Gladys Walton in "The
Orpheum-Jewel Carmen ix "The
SMILE-and the world smiles with
WEEP-and you'll stick at home.
Nothing less than your wedding should
keep you from seeing this one.
"Give Up This Job and Marry Me."
It was the mediaeval man pleading with the modern girl
man who wanted to rule his wife, and the girl who wish
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