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Friday, November 5,1926
AYANTED —“My Sweetie.” Mary
AAAieeler, Room 200.
AA^xVNTEI)—Daily extension course.—
every day and Saturday, too. To be
taught by Itrofessor Jackson. Peti
tion signed by Aliss AA". T. Hall.
AVxVNTED—xV couple of grandfather
chairs for the Publication room to
comfort the old men on the staff Eor
instance: Judge Biggs, Carlton
AATlder, Dr. Burroughs, and Paw
LOST, STRAYED or STOLEX^One
dark-skinned hero with black hair
who is moderately tall. Answers to
name of “Dearest,” “Darling,”
“Honey.” (His teachers call him
Edwin). If found call 1100 and re
ceive reward from D. Hogan.
POUND—On the stopper of a vinegar
cruet in the cafeteria, a wad of
chewing gum, at least a qiiarter’s
worth. Toothprints indicate that
it may have once belonged to Beverly
Moore. If the owner wishes to re
deem his valuable wad he can call
by the publication room and receive
same by matching toothprints.
EOR RENT*—A large, red fountain pen,
which leaks slightly and has a knock-
kneed point. Still good for 2 years
of duty. Owner regrets to say that
same has been carried to the furnace
room, but can be secured by applica
tion to AATieeler.
CALDWELL AND M’lVER
SEND NEWS OF SCHOOLS
A.rt Exhibit Held At Caldwell'—Girl Re
serves of Mclver School Have
THEY CELEBRATE WITH VIGOR
The 1‘arent-Teachers meeting was
held in the Mclver auditorium Friday,
October 22. The program included a
play and music by the violin class.
The Girl Reserves had a Hallowe’en
party in the Y. AA". C. X. hut Friday
niglit, October 29.
The Mclver girls defeated Caldwell
Otdober 26. The score was 4-2.
On October 26 Caldwell won, 2 to 0,
A'er the Mclver boys in soccer.
Caldwell hockey team was defeated
by Aycock October 28.
x\.n art exhibit was held at 8 o’clock
November 3 and 4 at Caldwell school.
Thursday night, November 11, a play
entitled the “AA'omanless Wedding” will
be given in the Caldwell auditorimv
Men of the city will pla^, LUe leading
roles. The admission will be 10 and 25
MISS MARION BLISS PRESENTS
PLAYS AT N. C. C. AUDITORIUM
(Continued from Page One)
quettish i-ole of Nancy, who was greatly
loved by Hugh, played by Louis Brooks,
and Ralph, impersonated by Joe Mann.
Hugh won her affections by finding the
lost fan. The realistic kiss at the end
brought storms of applause from the
Leon AA'ells, as Lancelot. Briggs, in
“The Trysting Place,” was in love with
Mrs. Curtis, taken by Page Howard.
Mrs. Briggs, Tullulah Matheny, was
secretly in love with an old sweetheart,
Mr. Ignolesby, J. D. McNairy. Ernest
Searboro, as Rupert Smith, made love
characteristic of the modern boy, to
Jane Harris, as Jessie Briggs. Henry
Weiland, as the Mysterious A'oice,
caused much excitement. It was a
complicated plot, but the players acted
with unu‘ual skill.
Qjembers of the cast, with J. D.
Me o-foi*. a® stage manager, did the
bad. ge work. Harry Gump and
Mr. ^ Blair were the business inan-
s^gers. Miss Marian Bliss coached the
Ten years ; My Doll.
Eighteen years : My Darling.
Forty years : My dollar.
TEACHERS OF NORTH
CAROUNA MEET HERE
OCTOBER 29 AND 30
Dr. J. H. Highsmith, Dr. J. H.
Cook, Dr. A. P. Kephart
and Others Speak
N. C. C. HONORS TEACHERS
Miss Laura Tillett and Miss Daisy An
derson Elected Officers of Their
The fourth annual meeting of the
northwestern district of the North Car
olina Education xVssociation was held
at N. C. C. October 29-30. The first
general session was held in College
Place Alethodist Church Friday after
noon at 2 o’clock.
B. C. Newton, of Thomasville, is
chairman of the high school teachers
and principals. This department met
jointly with the city superintendents on
Friday afternoon. Saturday morn
ing at 9:30 a separate meeting was
held in the Students’ building.
Dr. J. Henry Highsmith talked on
“High School Organization.” Miss
Flossie Foster, of High Point, talked
on “The Library ATtalizing the AAMrk
of High School Students.” Dr. X. P.
Kephart and Dr. J. H. Cook, of Greens
boro, spoke on “How to Get Real AAMrk
From High School Students.”
Saturday morning at 10 o’clock
the English teachers had a meeting in
the training school. At this time. Dr.
A. C. Howell spoke on “The Problem
of Parallel Reading in High School
Literature Courses.” Miss Laura Til
lett, head of the English department
at G. H. S., was elected vice-president
of the State Association of Teachers.
Aliss Daisy xYnderson was elected sec
retary at the meeting of the State As
sociation of Latin Teachers, held Sat
Besides the regular meetings, on Fri
day, from 5 to 6, the teachers of the
training school gave a tea in honor of
the visitors. The college was hostess
to their guests at a dinner at 6 p. m.
Friday. About 1,000 teachers were
HI-Y’S TO AID ‘‘Y” IN
BUILDING FUND DRIVE
xV joint meeting of the two Hi-Y
clubs was held Thursday, October 28,
in room 101. The purpose of the meet
ing was to disemss the Y. M. C. x4.
drive. They planned to assist in the
campaign for funds for finishing the
new “A”.” An organization similar to
that of the business men of Greensboro
was mapped out. These boys will work
the school just as the larger organiza
tion will work the city.
Finley Atkisson was elected colonel.
Captains for the separate divisions
were appointed, as follows: AAdllard
AAbitson, Cecil Bishop, Jack Coble, Bill
Latham, John Gillespie, and A'ernon
OLD CORNERSTONE IS
REMOVED ON OCI15
AT LINDSAY SCHOOL
E. D. Broadhurst, Former Su
perintendent of Schools,
OLD NEWSPAPERS FOUND
Prominent Citizens Are Present At
Opening of Cornerstone—Some
Former Students and Teachers
KILTIE KLUB HOLDS TWO
MEETINGS THIS MONTH
C. E. Boyd Leads Discussion On “Is It
Right to Do Wrong?”—Weiner
Talks October 27
MUCH INTEREST IS MANIFESTED
Idle Kiltie Klub had two meetings
Octobei, 20 ”nd 27, at the First Pres
byterian Church. 8upper was served
at both meetings to abOv)' 3‘1 boys.
The subject discussed at the UrPt
meeting was “Is It Ever Right to Do
AAT-ong.” C. E. Boyd led the discus
sion and it was decided at certain times
wrong would be done.
At the second meeting, Edwin AVei-
ner. Boys’ Secretary of the AT. M. C. A.,
made a short talk on “AA^hy One Is
Called to the AAMrk of Christ.”
“There are two reasons why the
Christian Religion needs helpers; first,
is that Jesus is popular today, and sec
ond, is that for the people that do not
know Him, someone must make them
acquainted. xAnyone is picked, who is
willing to give their all to rich or poor.
To become real Christians and have
proper fellowship with oiir friends, we
must respect Jesus as a great leader
and as our personal Lord,” said Air.
AA'einer in closing.
In an interview, Alonday November 1,
Aliss Alitchell, dean of girls, said that
the course of studies for the spring
term would be completed within the
next two weeks. During the week of
November 1, the juniors went to the
office at study or lunch periods to ar
range the schedules; the week of No
vember 8 the sophomores will go ; and
the following week, the freshmen. The
juniors >yill have their courses planned
for the rest of their high school years.
LOCAL GIRL SCOUTS
HOLD RALLY WEEK
Present Pie to Mayor Jeffress.
Trees Planted At Aycock.
Girls Win Merit Badges
October 25-30 was National Girl
Scout week. The Girl Scouts of
Greensboro celebrated it as a rally
week. Alany plans were made for fu
ture work. Troop 1, of the First Pres
byterian church, the oldest troop in
Greensboro, celebrated the week in
many interesting ways. Thursday aft
ernoon the whole troop had a float. A
rally, held at the Smith Alemorial
building of the Presbyterian church,
came as a culmination of the exercises
Friday night. xAt the rally, merit
badges, gold and silver stars and silver
stripes were awarded to the girls who
had earned them. A pageant was given
representing America from the early
days of history through the present
time. The troop quartet gave several
Pies were made by each girl and the
best one was presented to Alayor Jef
fress Saturday morning. Alary Lyon
Leak’s pie won first place. xAfter the
presentation of the pie to the mayor, a
tree was planted on the grounds of
Troop 2, of the First Baptist Church,
being a newly organized troop, did not
celebrate very extensively. Diaries
were kept of the things done during the
week, and given to the captain, Aliss
Inabelle Coleman. The window of the
Book Shop was dressed by this troop.
G. H. S. GIRLS INTERVIEW
STUDENT PRINCE ACTRESS
SOUTHERN audiences PLEASE
“ ‘The Student Ihince’ is a :lww that
you never tire of giving,” said Ilel,?!!
Nord, leading lady in “The Student
I’rince,” in an interview AA’^ednesday,
October 20. Aliss Nord was in Greens
boro for the performance of “The Stu
dent I’rince” given at the National
Theatre AA'ednesday night. “AAT^ have
just come from A'irginia,” she told the
High Life reporters, “where we played
all last week. AA-e are delighted with
our Southern audiences.”
Seated in the dining room of the
O. Henry, Aliss Nord graciously
answered the many questions put to
her, and seemed most anxious to please
these representatives of the high school
part of her audience. She told of her
education at Sullins College, and of her
musical training. She entered grand
opera when she was only 20 years old.
xV book of clippings told of her many
successes, and contained many things
“I think the music in ‘The Student
Prince’ is lovely, and I believe we could
have tun two nights here,” said Miss
Sylvia, the comedienne.
The reporters found both the ac
tresses full of “pep” and most enthusi
astic about their work.
The cornerstone of the old Lindsay
Street School was removed Friday aft
ernoon, October 15. Edgar D. Broad
hurst, chairman of the Greater Greens
boro board of education, opened the
copper box found under the corner
stone, which had been placed there at
the time of the erection of the school.
AA'hen the school was built Air. Broad
hurst was superintendent of the city
schools. In the box were found several
newspapers dated August 1, 1887. In
one some of the food prices w’ere
quoted. At this time eggs were 10
cents a dozen, spring chickens 10 and
15 cents a pound, and bacon 10 cents
a pound. In another 1887 paper. Judge
Schenck is quoted as follows; “The
United States government completed
the postoffice building this year. A
great ornament to the city.” The pres
ent postottiee is the one completed in
1887. At that time there was a popu
lation of a little over 3,000.
Alany of Greensboro’s wmll known
citizens w^ere in'esent at the opening
of the cornerstone of their former
school. Airs. Hiram Bell, president of
Greensboro’s historical museum; Aliss
Lizzie Lindsay, long a teacher in the
school, and Admiral Archibald Scales
and his brother, Alfred AI. Scales, wmre
among those present at the opening of
AMONG NEW REPORTERS
Miss Nord, Leading Lady, and Miss
Sylvia, Comedienne, Talk About
Get Interview With Members of “Stu
dent Prince” Cast—High Life Rep
resentatives Are “Thrilled”
ACTRESS INVITES THEM TO DINE
Supper of Seven Colors
“And wain’t you have dinner with
us?” Gee, was this really so? AAbis
the leading lady of “Th e Student
I’rince” honestly asking twm High Life
reporters to dinner? Gracious! It wais
an honor to be allowed an interview^
and to be invited to dine was to» much.
The reporters couldn’t think of such
an ordinary thing as food at such an
exciting time; so the invitation was
Aliss Helen Nord and Aliss Sylvie
DeFrankle were cordial, friendly peo
ple, who seemed as anxious to please
tw'o young, but aspiring, reporters as
if they w’ere really important. And
yMdn’t it seem wonderful to be here at
the O. H.'iTiLV interviewdng them! Just
think, they A^re real actresses, the
height of everydream.
“Remember wheiT wt. ^^sed to inter
view people when w^e .. ■” in hi^^li
school?” No, it couldn’t hi j^,>_,osible
that these delightful beings had really
been through the toils of high school.
“Don’t you love their southern
drawd?” And this w-as the star in “The
Student I’rince” speaking of two hum
ble reporters! It wms all more than
the twm could really take in. They left
after these few" heavenly minutes wfith
“They really are human, and weren’t
they just lovely?” they exclaimed ex
citedly as they left the realms of ac
tresses and turned reluctantly home
During the AA'orld Series, members of
the Boys’ Athletic Association of G. H.
S. handled the selling of the reserve
seats in front of the Daily News build-
ing. Half of the net receipts wms
turned over to the Athletic Associa
The story is told of a North Carolina
mountaineer who always w’ore patched
breeches'—patched at the knees find
patched in the seat. Economy is not
the explanation that his neighbors gave
for the condition of his trousers. It
wuis generally conceded that the knees
w"ere worn threadbare by fervent spirits
of prayer, wdiile the seat was entirely
wmrn awaiy by much back-sliding from
the heights of religious ecstacy attained
during such periods.
Alany students are like this moun
taineer. Figuratively if not literally,
their trousers are patched before and
behind.—-The Gmlfordhin, Guilford Col
lege, N. C.
Ixittle Boy—Oh, Alother, guess what!
I just saw^ a lady w’ith great long hair
gathered up on a bump on top of her
head and held there with pieces of
bent w'ire.—Polaris Wecklu, Alinneapo-
Into Historic Crevices
Alany of us believe that Betsy Ross
made the first American flag in 1776,
but the AA"ar Department has verified
the statement that the American Idag
w"aved for the first time over Fort Stan-
wix, afterward named Schuyler. The
fort w’as built in 1757 on the Alohawdc
River near the present city of Rome,
The w’hite stripes were cut from am
munition shirts, the blue from a cam-
ulet cloak taken from the enemy at
Piekskill, w’hile the red stripes were
pieces of stuff obtained from the men
at the garrison. These various ma
terials sew’ed together resulted in the
original American flag.—The South
erner, Alinneapolis, Alinn.
Shakespeare On The Gridiron
“He shall have nothing but the pen
alty.”—Alerchant of Venice.
“No, I’ll not be your half.’'—Love’s
“I fear these stubborn lines lack
pow’er to move.”—Love’s Labor Lost.
“Hear the shrill w’histle which doth
order give.”—;Henry Ah
“Aly lord, you played once on the
university, you say?”—Hamlet.
“I bruised my shins the other day
w’ith playing.”—Alerry AATves of AAand-
“Our slaughtered friends, the
ta ck 1 es. ’ ’—Hen ry A" I.
‘‘The center is not big enough.”-—
“Holy Joan w as his defensive guard.”
“There’s but one down.”—Alacbeth.
“He is not so big as his ends.”—
Love’s Labor Lost.
“Passed over to the end.”—Henry VI.
“I should kick.”—Comedy of Errol's.
“Your grace, like power divine, hath
looked upon my passes.”—Aleasure for
“I saw’ him fumble.”—Henry AHI.
“Through the great bulk Achilles be
thy guard.”—Troilus and Cressida.—
Orange and White, Orlando, Fla.
1 V. C. R., ’27
If we b ie no bright visions,
— above the earth ;
If there arPAe-^^cisions,
To show the w’oi^tl our worth.
Then life is but a pretense,
A dead and show y
Devoid of duty’s higher
To every fellow’ man.
A’isions make the road of liic^’^
Far brighter every day;
ATsions bring us rest from strife.
And point a shining way
To w’iiere each one may realize
The dreams our souls conceive;
ATsions in our hearts and eyes,
Alake all in us believe.
—Chatterhor, Danville, A-a.
“The blest work of helping the w’orlcl
forward happily does not w’ait to be
done by perfect men.”—George Eliot.
“As a man thinketh, so is he.” AA'hy
not try advancement in thought and
actions’?—27ic Technician. -