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V o l u m e XXXVI
HOPE COLLEGE, Holland, Michigan, Dec. 12, 1923
GIRLS SOCIETIES ELECT OH FRIDAY
BULLETIN BOARD Wednesday, Dec. 12th, Anchor. 7:00—8:00 Oratorio Practice. Thursday, Dec. 13th, 5:00—0:00 Y. W. C. A. Meeting. Open Forum. Friday, Dec. 14th, Orchestra. 5:00—6:00 Home Volunteer. 5:00—6:00 Student Volunteer Basketball: Zion Athletic Associa tion. Monday, Dec. 17th, 7:00—8:00 Y. M. C. A. Cabinet. 7 : 0 0 - 8 : 0 0 Y. W. C. A. Cabinet. Tuesday, Dec. 18th, 7:00—8:00 Y. M. C. A. Meeting. Leader: Ted Essenbaggers. Topic The Justice of Jesus.
PLAN BIG PROGRAM OF WINTER SPORTS
GIFTS ARE COLLECTED FOR MISSION BOXES —o— Thanksgiving Spirit Is Evident
SEASON'S OPENER GOES TO HOPE
Although Thanksgiving day was past, the "Y. W . " girls expressed OTTAWA ATHLETIC CLUB their thankfulness Monday evening at DOWNED 41—14 Voorhees Hall. —0— We were especially favored by two Votes Counted by Disinterested Party Zion Game Friday musical numbers, a violin solo by The Hope campus is alive with all Harriet Heneveld, and a duet by The four girls' literary societies Reeverts and Marie i^c De Cook, lunna atmetic activities. The Edna — The Hope quintet chalked up a win forms ui of athletic A , 4 « i i c have under consideration the choosing a f t e r w h i c h M a b e l V a n D k e told u s in its initial Varsity and Reserve basketball teams y contest Friday night, of new members ,by the preferential h o w to be t r u l y t h a n k f u l have already started their long - We must against the Ottawa Athletic Club of system. The exact procedure has not schedules. League basketball, with n o t o n l y b e t h a n k f u l o n e day of the Grand Haven. Schouten's crowd was yet been decided upon, but the Freshabout 200 participating is fully un- y e a r ' b u t W e s h o u l d s h o w t h i « same slow in getting started but a f t e r man girls will be informed j u s t as derway. The girls have also formed s p i r i t . e v e r y o n e ' o f t h e t h r e e h u n d r e d wasting threeor four minutes, Capt. soon as plans are fully settled. Briefa league and they are playing basket- a n d s i x t y - f i v e d a y s Irving lead the way and discovered ly, the fundamental principles of the ball. Tuesday evenings and Satur^ u r t ^ n k f u l spirit was not ex- the combination to the basket. Riempreferential system, as it operates in day mornings the gym is given over P r e s s e d ' n w o r t l s alone, but also in ersma soon followed suit. Albefs and most colleges, is as follows: to them. A large crowd of girls are f i f t s 0 [ e v e r y s i z e a n d description. Poppen were substituted and long I—A society desiring, for instance, also trying to win sweaters. The ^ . h a s f o r m e d t h e fine habit Jim contributed two baskets before ten new members, would prepare two faculty plays volley ball every Tues- o f s e n d i n ^ Christmas boxes every the half ended, Hope 9—Ottawa 4. or more lists of ten names each, a day and Thursday afternoon. In all y e a r t o t h e H o P e S'rls at our various The visitors scored one field goal in F i r s t Choice List of those new girls there is something doing for all the n i ' s s i o n stations, in U. S. It gives us the first period. Capt. Irving must considered most desirable as canstudents and there is no reason why ^ r e a ^ satisfaction to feel that we have given all his teammates the TEAM GETS EVEN BREAK FOR didates; a Second Choice List of those anv studpnt. o-n without some have a small part in that great work combination to the basket, during the any student shnnlH should go SEASONS RECORD who are considered next most desirthat our Lord Jesus Christ gave us to 10 minute rest, because during the form of exercise. able, and so on in order. —0— do. Many improvements have been second half everybody scored. JonkII—Each Fre^hrian Girl would be Scrubs Big Asset T. made on the campus. The athletic man started the rampage and pushed asked to hand in a slip on which are -ofield has been bettered considerably the score up four points with two field placed the names of all societies in goals. Irving and Van Lente scored 10 men have been awarded sweat- and it is now being fixed so t h a t the the order of her choice, first the one students well have a splendid place to twice while Ottipoby and Poppen each ers for playing with Hope's 1923 footshe would most like t ) join, and so skate this winter. New material has found the basket four times. The Otball team. Capt. Van Lente, Doekforth. son, Van Der Meer, Damstra, Oosting, been purchased for the gym. Every Week H e Asks Four Per- tawas dropped in 4 field goals, all the III—-An impartial committee, pledgNow students; this is all done for members of the team with the excepVan Enaam, Ottipoby, Kempers, EssonsPicked atRandom, A Question ed to secrecy, is then given the choice tion of Kelley caging midcourt shots. sebaggers. Fell, are the winning you. Show your appreciation by By A. J. Unf«rama slips of the students and the choice helping to keep things in order. It Hope's defense worked well and their members. The team made a fair lists of the societies. The student also costs money; show you are in acoffense showed great promise. showing considering all the handicaps T H E INQUISITIVE REPORTER who has chosen society " A " as her Van Lente proved very capable at they had to overcome. The first game cord with these improvements by buyTHE QUESTION: first preference is assigned to that the guard position and Poppen showwas lost on a fluke play . to Grand ing your athletic ticket, if you have society if she has been included in its ,L already done so. not " " c a u y uuue * Do you think that the "point ^ a s : r e a t e y e ft>r the basket. The Rapids Junior, score 7—0. The First Choice List. Each society is Out of 5,00 students enrolled, but system'^ f o r regulating office holding t e a m a 8 a w h o l e w e n t fairly well and Detroit fracas was played when all given all of its First Choice List who tbey should hit their regular stride the men were suffering from vaccina- 340 have purchased tickets. You de- should be established at Hope? have indicated first preference for a f t e r a few more games. tion, Hope lost 24—0. Ferris In- rive the benefits; you should be willt h a t society. Their quota is then T H E ANSWERS: The Reserves were forced to accept stitute was handed two 7—0 beatings, ing to support. filled from those on their other lists ubbe Coach Schouten has been untiring ^ ^ r s , Professor of English, the short end of a 21—19 verdict in one at Holland and the other at Big who have indicated that society as Yes T h e r e is a to the *. extra- the preliminary with the High school < Rapids. All the players will be avail- in his efforts to help Hope. Mr. first choice. curricula r activities in which the stars. The lead shifted back and able for next year's team and a 6 Schouten spent much time this sumav ra Of course, the preferential system working on the campus when he e ^ e student can engage with jus- forth all during the game and it was game schedule will be played. One of does not mean that every Freshman tlce t o b i s s c h 0 0 1 wo not getting paid for it. He also r k . That limit a highly interesting contest. Hope's the biggest handicaps the team had to w girl will be taken into a society. If a snecial onursp pnnpMno. ould be defined under a "point trouble was in locating the basket took special course in coaching, so overcome this year was lack of time the quota of each society is small, many tries being missed. Doekson f o r practice. Next year Schouten that he could turn out better- teams some girls may be left out entirely. of responsibility Lubbers proved tne the best perat Hope. ixupc. On v/n the uie average, 7i students . To hold positions ^ icopuuaiuimy and anu i-iuuuers hopes to have lights arranged so t h a t au «... — a « a # m VW Is some girls' names appear on no i n aQ s O o cf\/t i a 1l O 1 r o u S P ' such as a student formers for Hope. The High school the team can practice a f t e r dark.' come to him every day for some sort society list, they are placed in no body of medical attention. ' ^s of great educational value, team presented a strong lineup. Van Hope has the material and the playsociety. The system has, however, l t 18 n o t ,ust t h a t a f Your school is represented by a • e w should profit Lente, Cook and Jappinga playing an ers are experienced and know the two great advantages; it does away unduly Th e "point system" would in- exceptionally f a s t game. game. According to present indica- basketball team that can compete with the snap judgments and the bitsure a Just distribution of opportunLineup and summary: tions the 1924 eleven should be the with the best, and the biggest teams ter mistakes of the rushing system; are scheduled to play here for . your Hope ' greatest team in years. Ottawa it gives the student a fairer chance —o— Irving entertainment. R. F. The scrubs deserve a lot of credit Gangemi to indicate her honest preferences; Ruth Miller, 24. Absolutely. It Ottipoby No -one should have to be urged to L. .F. Westerhoj for the way they helped the first team and to the society it brings the poswould be the finest way of overcomJonkman buy a ticket. Think of your privi. — »T«Jvt, uvcicumuumvumn C. this year. These men get no reward Rue sibility of wider choice of members. ing the evi of unec ua leges, get behind your school and help ' l ' distribution Van Lente R. G. for their services and they have to Kellej The Freshman girls will be given of responsibility. Too many offices Riemersma face L. G. stand a great many knocks. Night support it. Face due notice when the societies have hinder individual development. AbilSubstitutions: Albers for Ottipoby, a f t e r night they scrimmage the first o made all arrangements. Keep your ity rests not with a picked few, but Poppen f o r Jonkman, Van Den Brink team and this is mighty hard work. GIRLS HAVE STEREeyes and ears open. needs only an opportunity to show i t ' for Riemersma. No team is any stronger than its subOPTICAN PICTURES OF o se] *' ^ t h e "point system" will proField Goals: Rud 2, Face, Gangema, stitutes and part of this year's team DULCE MISSION opportunity. Westerhof, Poppen 5, Irving 3, Jonksuccess must go to the scrubs. —o— man 2, Riemersma 2, Van Lente 2, Betha Van Eidik Leads Mary Pieters, '25. Yes, I think it Ottipoby 4. RUTH MILLER ENbe a n excellent TERTAINS SENIOR GIRLS' The meeting on Thursdav Dec fith ^ Plan- C e r t a i n Hope 5, Ottawa 3. ASSOCIATION est,ng we have had thus f a r . The o u t s i d e w o r k ( w h i l e a g r e a t d e a l o f P R E F E R E N T I A L SYSTEM WILL BE USED IN ELECTING MEMBERS
SOME FORM O F ATHLETICS AVAILABLE FOR ALL STUDENTS —o— Ticket Sale Lags
TEN GIRL PLAYERS MERIT SWEATERS
THE INQUISITIVE REPORTER
Y. M. ADDRESSED BY BUSINESS MAN INTERESTING MEETING IS LED BY MR. GEERLINGS —o— f*
Plan for Christmas Meeting Cheerful, gay, and blithe were the girls of the S. G. A. last Wednesday evening, when they met at Ruth Miller's home. Oh yes, they are always cheerful but that night they were more than cheerful. Merry Smiles and Happy Grins were especially welcome. What did they do? We'll never tell (except to say that Mabel and Winnie love to work f o r other people). Oh, you should have met ths eats committee! Perfectly marvelous feed! In the din of merry chatter which followed, plans were discussed for the New Year and especially for the next meeting when the S. G. A. will be most happy to meet Santa Claus.
That Kolland expects the Hope College 4 Y" man to be a leader in religious and social affairs in the community, was made very clear to the men on Tuesday night. Speaking on the topic,"WhatHolland expects from the " Y " man", Mr. Geerlings said that a self-centered man could not be - / a successful leader. "We need men ^ who are amiable, who are willing to eo into the highways and byways of • life." This earnest talk proved to be very ' insp rational to the audience and the splendid attention with which the large audience greeted the speaker, must have proved an inspiration to Connecticut Aggies have a system Mr. Geerlings. It was undoubtedly in which no class excuses are excused, one of the most interesting meetings but a bonus in added credit is given of the year. f o r a perfect attendance record.
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and W word pictures could n o t ' have^'done." a S n Z ™ " ^ ^ T Can 0nly be rem0Ved ? 8 8 We S e C U r e cl an h e a r t 3 a n d a f e e I Many interesting facts were brot out ' . ® about the habits and customs of the p c a i t t m v i ATTi^VTTrk'wr r\ i. m t> i • Indians. At the conclusion of the The . Dr >Ubertus T. Brook ,s a gradumeetine we had the onoortunitv nf . ^ \ Fraternal Mid-winter ate of Hope and is now president of
seeing several samples of Indian hand ' h / H'o J T P a n t U n d ^ ^ f a n d ' Hotel r a n t l m d . Grand Rapids, Mich. For reservations write Jack K - =>• Veldman, 29 East 9th, HoUand, Mich,
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The Anchor Will Boost These Improvements For Hope: An increase in the endowment for professors' salaries. Two athletic instructors; a coach for (he varsity teams, and a physical director for all students. One of our Prof's has piven us a A point system for campus activities. revised version of the old saying, "He Credits for courses in music. escaped by the skin of his teeth." A central heating plant for all campus buildings. Said the Prof. "iTe escaped by the An efficiently lighted and ventilated reading room. hair of teeth." -0-
PREJUDICE According to the Anchor of last week, one of the abominations of public opinion is its tendency t o extremes. To this we would like to add t h a t the tendency of people to form opinions based on mere fiction is equally abominable. In spite of t h e fact that men usually claim to be sane and reasonable, when onc2 they have formed an opinion it is next to impossible to c h a n g j their s e n t i m e n t ; and if t h a t opinion is formed while they are looking t h r o u g h 'jaundiced peepers', which is usually the case, it is very often an unfavorable opinion t h a t results. T h a t is the n a t u r e of prejudice—always u n f a i r ; usually unfavorable. T h u s it becomes t h e worst enemy of t r u e criticism; for, as soon as criticism of an unfavorable n a t u r e is expressed, there is a great danger t h a t it is based on a prejudiced opinion. A critic must indeed be very careful t h a t t h e f a c t s are overwhelmingly in favor of his opinion. Prejudice has stolen away many a man's reputation and good n a m e and dragged him down to t h e level of his would-be 'critics.' N O ! Never so low as t h a t ; for those who were t h e cause of his fall were meaner and more contemptible than a n y t h i n g imaginable. But there is a great difference between a biased opinion and real, honest criticism t h a t is based on f a c t ; and t h e fact t h a t criticism is offered in one case and not in another where it m a y he equally applicable does not necessarily indicate t h a t it was prejudiced. It may be t h a t t h e f a c t s in the first case are more in evidence than in the other. There is also t h e f a c t to consider t h a t if the same opinion is formed by a different class of people year a f t e r year, and if the f a c t s are favorable to t h a t opinion, t h e r e is likely to be more t r u t h than prejudice in the criticism. Learn to distinguish between biased opinion and honest criticism so t h a t if you see or hear an opinion expressed it m a y not be misinterpreted to the detriment of both the critic and t h e object of his criticism.
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A rule has been established, we are told, t h a t h e r e a f t e r married people will be excluded f r o m the college. A f t e r w h a t happened last Friday night, we are told, the girls are determined t h a t a r u l e should be established forbidding lady members of the Faculty f r o m going out with the fellows. It is rumored the movement was started by Marian Van Vessem.
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Last year fost-bits were ten cents; we could afford to buy only one. This year they are only five cents, we can now afford to buy two.
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We have often wondered why the girls always like to take the first row of seats at our games.
STOCK MOST COMPLETE Witty r e m a r k s number one. President in chapel: "If there is anybody here who can't hear what I am saying let him raise his hand."
Girls get busy 1924 is leap year. Wanted: a good looking young man to bob hair in the 4 dorm'. Apply to Mrs. Durfee. References required.
Phoenix Hoisery always useful. Ireland gloves just what she needs. Sweaters the most wanted gift lor comfort. Bloomers and Pettibockers in all grades, 98c. to $5.00. J u s t received that petticoat she put off buying.
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Notice Only twelve more days to have that pre-Xmas quarrel with your best girl.
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T O SELECT T H A T GIFT F O R H I M ? A M O N G desirable and useful gifts you may select a Belt with Buckle and Beltograra to match of Hickok quality for $3.00, nicely boxed, or an initial Beltogram for $1.00. A fellow always appreciates a pair of sox, w e have either silk or silk and wool from 50c. to $1.50. A n d Ties, the gift that always pleases. Our selection is so large that if tied end to end, they would reach twice around Carnegie Gym. W e just received 25 dozen of new knit ties, every tie boxed that w e are going to sell for 58c. W e have three solid racks of silk and wool ties in the new patterns. W e have the largest selection of mufflers including Brushed wool, silk and wool and the new plain checked wool scarfs. It is not difficult to pick out a shirt from our selection of new patterns. Remember fellows, buy your gifts from the J. J. Rutgers C o . it will add prestige to them.
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I hope I am mistaken, but I have a feeling that what I have to say in this article will be very unpopular. Nevertheless I make no apology. What I have to say has absolutely nothing at all to do with the question of whether a Christian has a right to go to the movie, but it does have a great deal to do with the question of whether or not Christian Hope College students have the right to play with and entirely ignore the opinion and feelings of the constituency of the College. Those who support the institution through occasional gifts and in other ways, are bound up with the vital interests of the institution—they are a very real part of it. Now it is a fact that they will not and cannot approve of such action as Hope College students manifested last Thursday night, when they rushed the Colonial Theatre. The longer I .think upon the abuses, evils, and problems in our country today, the more convinced I am of the f a c t that the majority of these wrongs exist only because of the lack of a social consciousness. This truth can be applied to almost every wrong in our social life today—also right here in our own institution. I am quite convinced of the fact that there would be no quibbling over an Honor C o d e no attempt on the part of the student body to free themselves of the burden of responsibility they have toward one another, if we realized that we are just one great big family—a social group, and as such not one of us "lives unto himself." This movie rushing affair may have been all right in itself. By that 1 mean that possibly it didn't harm the person who saw the picture, and it may not have hurt the business of the particular theatre either. In fact, it may have been an advertisement for it. Yet I do believe that we, as Hope College students, openly declared by such action,—mob action it was—that we didn't give a "rap" what the towns-people and the supporters of the institution thought and felt. Surely if it can be brought about in no other way, it ought to be branded into our consciousness as students of Hope College, that we cannot always do just exactly as we please. And why not? Well, here: Last year the societies also rushed the threatre—in fact, it is done every year, or twice every year. I was told then, that on the following day, a man who had been a quite liberal donor to the institution, declared that because Hope College students could seemingly behave themselves in no better fashion than that, from then on he wouldn't give another "penny" to Hope College. Do you see? For reasons of this kind we cannot, absolutely cannot, always do as we would like. Think it over, fellow students. Remember, we are living in a social world. Nearly everything we do or say has a direct or indirect influence upon the social group of which each of us is a part. We are not isolated creatures, but the very nature of our existence calls us to take into consideration what the effect of our own personality upon society will be— good or evil. Are we, as so-called Christian students of Hope, going to act in such a way as to leave the inevitable impression for the friends of the institution to infer, that we are a "bunch of rowdies"; that we allow ourselves to he ruled by mob law; and that we care nothing whatever for the name, tradition, and ideals of the institution which they founded, and for which possibly they have dedicated their lives? Think it over. —L. D. M.
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Jewels — The Ideal Xmas Gift In the assortment of beautiful gifts which w e have gathered together this season, we have endeavored to appeal to all tastes and purses, and regardless of your limitations of price, high or low, w e have the appropriate thing.
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Give Good Health For Christmas Our athletic goods will furnish the means of perpetuating the Christmas and will not only assure and enjoyable Xmas this year, but the ability and good health to enjoy many more in the future.
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STUDENTS THE RITE GIFT
CHRISTMAS should be writing paper—
Freshman: "Do you know th^t at home we have a smokestack sk> high that the last fifty feet is fastened to hinges?" Senior: "What are the hinges f o r ? " Freshman; "To- let the sun pass by." P. S. And then the board met.
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RICH A S GOLD 29 West 16th St-
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Players, Victrolas and Records •
MEYER MUSIC HOUSE 17 W. 8th St.
Walk a Block and Save $1 Fist on Every C h m l m a s List is Candy Our special priced line of Christmas candies in handsome gift boxes will surprise the irost conservative.
J A C K BLUE'S P L A C E 126 Eastr Eighth St. "
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Arctic Frost Bites 5 CENTS
A large selection to choose from in the very newest white gold and green gold designs. Prices $20.00 to $165.00
MAKE IT A GIFT THAT LASTS. At our new Location—No. 6 W . 8 t h S t . , o p p o s i t e H o t e l
CEO. H. HUIZINGA & CO.
OR Correct Engraved Stationery and Printed Matter that E x p r e u e t Character
M for the Movies—and "Bluebeard's Eighth Wife", If you have even one, she's the plague of your life. N stands for Nibbles we take at our books. And f o r the Nickles we spend for our looks. 0 stands for Odors; we can say, all in all, There are none quite so bad as those from Chemistry Hall. P for the "Preference" of new girls to show. To which one society each girl will go. Q for the Quiet that will then reign supreme. While Mrs. Durfee deliberates: How long it will seem! R for the Roll of non-resident girls. Whose marks let them into societys' whirls. S for Spring Hats just before the cold snows. And why f u r s in Summer,—well, no one quite knows. 1 stands for tryouts of appearance and walk. When the Dramatists view your Talent in Talk. U stands for 'You'—Aren't you, glad ? Say Horray, For once, you're included,—now what do you say? V—Valedictory—hurry up and get busy!
i h e thot's enuf to make most Seniors dizzy. W for Wisconsin, where goes the Basket Ball team. To win every game, there's good chance, it would seem. X stands for X, what to us is unknown— What's to happen on train-rides that take us back home. Y for the Yelling at the game Friday night, •4 There's no question about it—we did it Up Right. Z stands for—maybe Zenith f o r you, Zero for somebody—we won't ask • just who.
HOLLAND PRINTING CO. HOLLAND*! FINEST P R I N T E R S
a t . College Ave.
XMAS IS NOT VERY FAR OFF.
To show off their knowledge; it'd make one despair. stands for lowans; they're right in the lead. From Dethmers to Riemersma, just ask Billy Reed. for the J a m s on the streets of the crowds. Gone shopping on Eighth—all the •f dudes and the dowds. stands for Know-nothings, Killjoys and such, Heaven knows there's enough of 'em, and they do beat the Dutch. stands for Ladies the girls wish to be. Also for Laddies the girls like to see.
MAKES AN IDEAL GIFT
(i stands for Grass that from lime spread all over. Will spring, in the spring, like the scent from the clover. H for the Hands that go waving in air.
FOR SPORTING GOODS
A stands for All of us, "Shorty" and down, We of the dormitories and we of the town. B for the Beauty and Brains of the few, The Brockmeiers, the Boones, and the only "one" for you. C stands for Christmas, with story books and toys, With Santa Claus and teddybears to add to our joys. D for the "Dates" of Josh, Teck and DelHad they a good time—we know that right well. E stands for Ear-rings that dingle and dangle. We've seen 'em, we've heard 'em, with every new fangle. F stands for Faculty and Ford-rides with laughter, Ask those with the "Dates" about walking home after.
Time light now to select the proper cards a r d gifts to send.
D. J. DU SAAR
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Letterheads, Envelopes, Name Cards, Engraved or Printed
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ELECTRIC SHOE HOSPITAL Dick
the Shoe Doctor
Our Service j Ideal ' The orange tree often whiten's its branches with blossoms while still they glow with fruit. In thus con* stantly providing nature hints that man should constantly consume.
At the Green Mill Cife the good meal served today is not an exception, but only a temporary evidence of our constant good service.
Best Ice Cream Parlor in the City Also Confectionery and Fruits.
A. PATSY FABIANO 26 West Eighth Street
How About a Dainty Lunch
K c c f o r ' s R e s t a u r n n t 29 \V. Eighth Street
LADIES AND GENTLEMEN WFLCOMEI
If pleasure is master, all virtues lie prostrate. "If instead of a gem or even a lovely flower we could cast the gift of a lovely thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as angels give."—McDonald. 0
DUKE'S CAFE "Holland's Foremoft Eating Place"
Harvey and Si, Props.