The Tar Heel. (Chapel Hill, N.C.) 1943-1946, March 02, 1893, Page 1, Image 1
J CD U CEhJ Q-iJ - VOL. I. UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA, CHAPEL HILL, " C, MARCH 2, 1893; N0.-2; , . THE TAR HEEL. A weekly paper published at the University of North Carolina, under the auspices of the Univer sity Athletic Association, devoted to the interests of the University at large Issued every Thursday morning. It will contain a summary of all occurrences in the University and village of Chapel Hill. Space will be assigned for the thorough discussion of all points pertaining to the advancement and growth of the University. A brief account each week of the occurrences in the amateur athe letic world, with especial attention to our own athletic interests, and progress in. Football, Baseball, Tennis, etc. All society news, personals and every subject of . interest both to the students and citizens of the vil lage, will be treated each week. The columns will be open to dis cussion on all appropriate subjects with an endeavor to do full jus tice to everyone. The chief and his assistants will decide as to ap propriateness of articles no anony mous articles will be accepted with out authors name being known to the chief, which will beinconfi dence, if desired. Advertisers will note that this is the best, quickest, and surest, means by which they can reach the stu dents. For notes see or write "Business Manager of Tar Heel " Chapel. Hill, N. C , or drop him a card and he will call. See nly prices'of visiting engraving and fancy sta tionery before purchas-ing. De B WHITAKER. THE APPROPRIATION FOR V 'REPAIRS. We are glad to state that the General Assembly has appropri ated ten thousand dollars annual- fly for two years to be spent in repairing the University build ings and in providing suitable sanitary conveniences. This is a work that should have been done long ago. The University is State property and it is false economy to let the property go down for lack of repairs. The old East Building is one hundred years old. The roof on the South, the old East and the old West are over sixty years old. Sanitary arrangements . are needed, as badly as repairs. An infirmary for the care of the sick is indispensable where 320 men pre congregated together. The appropriation will be de voted to these purposes; renovat ing the old East and . old West in a manner similar to the renova tion of the South, putting on new tin roof, putting comfortable seats in the recitation rooms, enlarging the . capacity of the library by erecting a gallery and putting in in more shelves, completing the water-supply, putting in baths, closets, etc. , in the basement un der ther library,' and building an infirmary. Gentlemen of the Legislature, we thank you most heartily for this substantial recognition of the merits and needs of the Univer sity. As students of the Uni ver sity, loving the State and feeling an ambition to serve the State in whatever capacity we may be able, we shall show ourselves worthy of your confidence and shall endeavor to repay the State hereafter for helping us to , com plete our education. it THE FEBRUARY DANCE. It is Lent. The society belle has gone into winter quarters and sombre gown; goes to early mass and afternoon service daily; is served with boiled bass instead of a; fillet de boenf and an oyster pate instead of a broiled quail She eats no outter and persuades her better fellow-to give, up his cigarette. But on Sundays on Sundays she dines as she pleases; her gray gown is becoming; so she doesn't change this, but she changes her diet and keeps her dainty little mouth full of cara mels which she has saved for the occasion. , But she doesn't dance. Oh, no ! Dancing-nights . a 11 d Fast-days don't come within the same solar day and the University German Club had this ' in mind when tjiey mdved up the Wash ington's Birthday dance to suit the church calendar. That dayit was the 7 th the noon train brought several of the angels from the west, and the night train another heavenly choir from the capital and our sister city, Durham. When the band began with the opening strains of the "Dude's March" the array of feminine grace and loveliness was enough to satisfy the most opti mistic dreamer, and those who had predicted a "german of 3 couples" were silenced, forever. From 10 o'clock until the wee small hours, youth and chivalry vied with grace and beauty, and the mazy figures of the german, under the skillful leadership of Mr. W. B. Snow, changed like the colors of some huge kalaide scopej and with the ease and tact of a Beau Brummel he lead the Golden Pageant through memer ious windings and fanciful turns. Of. with a surpassing faultlessness. After the . lingering, throbbing strains of "Home, Sweet Home" had died away, the entire company repaired to the University Inn where an elegant supper was served. ., , . The Tar . Heel, as it makes its introductory now to the world; takes off its hat to the successful lanagement of the committee and the floor managers, Messrs. Biggs and Andrews. ' The following ladies and gen tlemen were present : Mr. W. B. Snow, '93, lead the german with Miss Isabella David son Graham, of Hillsboro, pink faille, point lace, .garnets. Miss Jeannette Lineaweam, Columbia, Penn. ; red silk, diamonds ; with Mr. J. A. Gilmer, '93. , : Miss Lucy Hawkins, Raleigh; red silk, pearls; with Mr. J. L. Patterson, '95. V ' ; Miss Mary Moore Young1, Char lotte; white silk, duchess lace, pearls; with Mr. Garnett Smith, '94- ' V .:' ' Miss Eduah Clarke, Washing ton, D. C. ; black lace, gold trim ings and ornaments; with Mr. De B. H. Whitaker, '93. . Miss Roberta Watkins .Smiths Raleigh ; white crepe and dia monds; with Mr. A. B. Andrews, Jr., '93- : Miss Mary Dancy Battle, War- reuton; white silk, chiffon, gold ornaments; with Mr; Thos. Ruffin, Miss Annie Taylor Busbee, Ra leigh; empire gown, brocade silk inUi N. C. colors, diamonds; with Mr. Julian Ingle, '94. Miss Nelie Hear tt, Raleigh ;pink gauze, La France roses;' with Mr! A.' S. Barnard, '93. Miss Mary Phillips, Tarboro; gray crepe, pearl trimmings; with Mr. J. C. Biggs, '93. Miss Frances Carter, Raleigh; red silk, blcck velvet, pearls; with Mr. C. R. Turner, '65. - Miss Jennie Hinton .Pescud, Raleigh; geen mouseline de soire pearls; with Mr. Chas. Basker ville, '92. " Miss Mamie Lewis Heartt; Durham;, yellow silk, velvets, gold ornaments; with Mr. B. Rush Lee, '94. - - Miss Eleanor Spurrier Alexan der, Chapel Hill; pink crepon, plack over-lace, pearls; with Mr. Ernest McKenzie, '96. Miss ' Henrietta Smedes Mc Vea, Raleigh; primrose faille mareschafneil rose buds ;with Mr. W. R. Kenan, Jr., '94. - v Miss "Laura Rollins Payne; Chapel Hill; pink gauze, ribbon and feather trimmings, pearls : with Mr. C. R. Emery, '96. Miss Mary Nash Strudwick, Hillsboro; blue' nun's; veiling, with Mr. Haywood Hamilton of the University of the South. ' Miss Mary Stuart Wall, Dur ham; white silk duches lace, dia monds, with Mr. W. A. Graham '95- V!:';: Miss 'Liza Whitted Williams, Fayetteville, mouselin de soir, diamonds, with Mr. W. R. Rob ertson '95. The chaperones were: Mrs. Alexander, Mrs. McRae, Town; Mrs. Hawkins, Raleigh, and Mrs. Wall, Durham. The stags were: Messrs. Erwin Avery, A. C. Avery, Jr. , of Trin ity College. F. C. Mebane, of Hillsboro; R. L. Durham, Greens boro ; Paul Sneed, Durham ; Blair '95, Boyden, law, Busbee '93, Gatling law, Cooke 96, Ellis '94, Gaither '93, Gregory '96, Hartley '96, Moye 93, Meyers '95, Peschau G. law, Peschau '96 and Russel, med. CLEVELAND'S CABINET. Cleveland's complete cabinet is as follows: Walter Q. Gres ham, of Illinois, secretary of state; John G. Carlisle, of Kentucky, secretary of the treasury ; Daniel Lamont, of New York, secretary of the war; Hillary A. Herbert, of Alabama, secretary of the navy; Hoke Smith, of Georgia, secre tary of the interior; J. Sterling Morton, of Nebraska, secretary of agriculture; Wilson I. Bissell,- of New York, post master general ; Richard Olney, of Massachusetts, . attorney general.