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Thursday Oct. 18 1928





On Thursday afternoon, October 4, 1928, Brother Anselme Damian Mainville, c. s. v., died in St. Mary's Hospital, Kankakee, Ill inois, after an illness of about s ix weeks. The body was brought to t he College Saturday morning and a Solemn Mass of Requiem was sung. The bier was placed in a t emporary chape) in front of St . Viator's altar, and through the long hours of Saturday and Sunday nig ht, students and brothers kept watch, saying almost continua] rosaries for the repose of the so ul of the dead religious. Monday morning at 10:30, the Funeral Mass was s ung in Maternity Church, Bourbonnais. The Very Rev. 'Valter J. Surprenant, c. s. v., was celebr ant, the Rev. Francis E. Munsch c. s. v., Deacon, and the Rev. James V. Rheams, Sub-deacon. The president of th~ College,' the Rev. J. W. R. Maguire, c. s. v., preached the sermon. Assisting h im in the sanctuary were Rt. Rev. Msgr. G. M. Legris, D. D., Very Rev. Msgr. Victor Primeau, and a number of visiting clergy. The music, fu rni shed by members of the Village and Brothers' Choirs, was under the direction of Brother John Koelzer, c. s. v. During the Solemn Mass, the Rev. J. D. LaPlante, c. s. v., and the Rev. J. G. Vien, c. s. v., celebrated Low Masses on side altars. The pallbearers we r e : Brother P aul G. Hutton, Franci s A. Corcoran , Gerard M. · Lamarre, Emmet M. Walsh, James F. Meara and Joseph J. Ryan. The students accompanied the hearse to the outskirts of the village. Burial was in Maternity Cemetery, where Father Surprenant imparted the final benediction . While tbe confreres chanted the 11 Benedictus," the body of Brother Main ville was lowered to its place beside his confreres that ha ve gone before him. Br other Mainville cornes from a famiJy of twelve children, two of whom were nuns, two priests, and one a brother.· Of all these the only survivor is...- Father Anthony Mainville, a retired pries t of the P eoria Diocese living at Mercy Home, Ohio. Illinois. The dead Brother also leaves a nephew, John B. Roy of Bourbonnais. Brother Mainville was born Sepl:. 27. 1839, in the Province of Que boo, Canada . He received his education at the Viatorian College of Bourget (then Rigaud College), and entered the Novitia.te of the Clerics of Saint Viator at Joliette, Quebec. In 1873 he came to Bourbonnais and taught in the village school for many years. He lived at the Provincial Res idence of the Viatorians in Chicago from 1902 until 1911, when he was sent to the new ly founded Colum bus College, ham.bcrlnin, S. D. He remained here for seven years, and with the exception of another year spent in Chicago, has been at St. Viator College ever slnce. After he ceased teaching, he worked as a carpenter, and the College sanctuary rail remains as one of the memorials of his labors. Through utter feebleness, he was forced in l92.,t to lay aside his tools; yet even then he could not be idle, but made himself useful knitting clothes.

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Junior Meeting Held I Football Men . In College Club Room In News Reel




One of 'the most enthusiastic conOn Tuesday, October 2, the footference s ever witnessed at St. Viator ball men realized the ambition that College featured the first meeting of is cherished by near1y every person, the Junior class, heid in the College that of being in the movies. A camera Club Rooms on the evening of October man was busily engaged in taking 8. The roll call, read by Class Presi- pictures of the squad and individual dent Doyle, disclosed the fact that players in action. A stranger would more tha n a quorum of the class have been under the impression that members were present. scenes for a football picture were beThe first business that was brought ing taken. In reality the pictures before the assembled members was were being taken for a news reel to the appoin tment of a Vice-president be shown at the Majestic Theatre in and a delegate to the College Club Kankakee. Advisory Board to fill the poistion~ The first picture was a group picmade vacant by the absence of M. ture of the entire squad with Coach Gerald Pauli , a member of last McAllister giving the players a little year's sophomore class, who failed to ta lk. ~'Mike" Delaney -and HBoob" return to school this year. Evard were featured in the nex t picMr. Paul Mills was unanimously tu r e with " Mike" ... place-kicking the named Vice-President and Mr. baH wh ile "Boob';"-held it in place Eugene Hoffman defeated Mr. Daniel for the kick. The camera was sitGordon in the race for the honor of uated in s uch a position for the representi ng the Junior class at the "shooting" of the picture that the ball came straight toward the camera meetings of the Advisory Bc:'.rd. The question of the proposed in the air. When this picture was standard pin to be adopted by the shown it seemed that the ball was present Senior class was brought up coming right off the screen into the for discussion. The majority of the audience. The third and last scene members were in favor of the mott'J n showed the players tackling the but a definite decis ion was reserved "dummy." Captain J ohn Herbert led until the samples of the pin are re- severa l of the players in showing how ceived and approved by the en tire tackling a player should be done. All stud en t body. who saw the picture. on the screen A s an int~rlude to the pressing were delighted to see the footba ll men bus iness of the occasion and also as screen so wel l. a means of respite for the busy class secretary, Mr. Brockman, a feature Special Courses entertainment of the evening was afforded the members when Mr. Louis Vallely of Chicago gave a hrief address · in which he aired his views Peoria , Ill., Oct. 16, (Special)-In regarding the coming presideittial an effort to extend its community inelection. fluence, Bradley college here is inaugAs business was resum ed, a motion urating courses in cookery, clothing that the Juniors open the Jist of and literature for the adu lts of the social activities with a class -;linner, city. Several of the courses which at the downtown hotel to be follo wed are to be held in the afte rnoon , are "~th a theatre party later in tho designed especially for the bouseevening, was passed. The reaction wives of the city. If th e idea is sueCont'd on page c ssful other new courses will be 6 added next term.

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A great Viator football team emerged victorious in the ir game with the Notre Dame Reserves, Saturday, October 6, as a large crowd looked on. The final score, 21 to 13 is a fair estirriation of the interesting and strongly contested game. The first home game of the season was just like a telegram of good news for the student body and local friends of the Viator grid men. Before the Notre Dame game the only estimates of the team's worth was necessarily influenced by the final out" come of the Marquette-Viator contest, a ·.fact not particularly reassuring unless the offensive and defensive strength of the Marquette team was fully kno,~n and appreciated. But ' now the Viator outfit haG demonstrated its strength. It is good and everybody knows it. From t he lanky r ed- head,- O'Malley a.t centet to the dimunitive Evard at quarter; every man fought hard and did his bit to figure in the hard-won victory. No rnan was outstanding in t he battle, if we except Mike Delaney's usual brilliance in his kicking and passing work; Kenn y ClothiC'r's · remarkable r unning and pass-grabbing acts; Byron Evard 1 S ma sterly hand-

Gubernatorial Candidate Gives Interesti ng Address

Floyd E. Thompson, former· justice of the Illinois Supreme Court, and now democratic cand idate for state governor addressed the studeflt body on Wednesday evening, October 3rd. Judge Thompson was introduced by the Rev. E. V. Cardinal, vice-presidennt of the College. Father Cardina! explained the fact that the stud·ent body of St. Viator had no party affiliation as a whole, and that Judge Thompson would und o~l: tedly lind as many cut and dried Republicans as he would members of his own ·_p;rty. Stresses Need of Education · - Judge Thompson did not speak on anything concerning a political issue in the present campaign. His entire speech 'concerned itself with an appeal for college men to take an enthusiastic and in telligent particip:_ation in civic affai r s. This, he asserted, must come from educatidn. "You cannot make the prope~ preparation for life without ed ucation. It is not import~ ant how you acquire an educatio~, but rather whether or not you have it. Government is only what citizens make it. We will be judged by postenty, as we have judged our ancesling of the truly we ll-organized tors by the quality of the solutions machine and his thirty-five yard gal- we give to the problems which conlop for the opening tally of the con- front us. College courses mean a test. preparation for a good Christian Herbert showed t he cash customers life and a life of service to your why he W3.S chosen to lead this year's country." band of warriors. Between McCarthy Opportuni ty in America and Capta,in J ohn, it's a wonder that "America," the Judge continued 11 the Notre Dame men got off any iS the great land of opportunity, and punts at a ll. Fortunately Mac had education is open to all. It is your his mouth closed when the exposed duty to urge others to take advantage part of his countenance stopped tha t of it. The rnen who make the best of 70 yard Notre Dame punt befort it opportunity will come to be the had gone hvo yards. leader s in life. We find many humble To Meis, F urlong, Hanahan a11d yout hs today in the most important McNary belong much well desC!rved positions in ou r government. It is praise for their exceptional defensive because these men learned to face work. problems as boys, and in meeting O'M~~t:ey f~1rni:- 1 1ed a thr ill for the issues sq uarely they have rnade a spectators in the opening quarter mark in life." when he plucked a pass from above Gover no r Parker Spea ks the heads of the more squarely built In conclusion Judge Thompson inmen around him a nd a dva nced the troduced other member s in his party ba ll several yards towards the Qp- ticket an d fo rm er governor Parker posite goal line. Red should be a bit of South Carolina, who was vicemore careful in his tackles. E,.~m-y pres idential candidate . under Reesetime he hits a man, it resembles an vel t. The former governor sPoke on army being rnowed down by a trained religious freedom , expla.ining that machine gun corps. t he election of a Democratic ticket Romary played a very fine game at would do much to bring about peace, half. His long th irty-five yard race happiness and co ntentm ent, a nd dow n the field wou ld have co unted wou ld obliterate much bitterness and for a touchdown had not a Nurmi II denominational strife. flas hed out from the trailing enemy ---:---'---:---:--::---- . , - - - rank s a nd overtaken the flying half. A concerted effort on the part of Substitutes Gorman, Logan and the enemy with Nicho ls , Reilly, and Toohill nobly upheld their ends when Keeler in charge accounted for the called upon for their services. second and las t addition to the visitThe Not re Dame team functione d ors scor e. The try for t he extra point wel l from the beginning and at times fai led and the score at the end of the threw a genuine sca re into the ranks first half favored Viator by one of the Green. Their chief handicap point, 14 to 13. was the fact that they were playing In the third quat·ter Delaney intera Viator eleven. ce pted a pass and Red t he intervening A certain young gentlem an in blue thirty yards for a touchdown. Mike named Keeler, gave the crowd a trcatj m.ade it. a perfect day whe n ~e boo~ed when he immediately followed Evard's I hiS th Jrd successful try for potnt touchdown with an end run of sixty- after the counter. five yards behind perfect interference The las t period was a good basket for Notr e Dame's first six poi nts. ball game with the Rock men tossing Late in the second frame after th e the ball around trying to score. ViaNotre Dame defense had staved off an tor took the defens ive and except for extra count, Delaney heaved a perfect a s pas modic Notre Dame march of pass to Clothier which netted thirty t hree consecutive first downs manyards and a touchdown. Delaney re- aged to more than hold their own. peated his act from placement, makThe game end ed with St. Viator on ing the count 14 and 7. the long end of a 21 to 13 score.

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Alumni Notes


Inquiring Reporter

J'uhli•hNI hi-w•ekly throughout the schola,tic yea r by the students of St. Viator College. ~---------------

Howard Bushn ell, former star '\\-hat would you sugg.,st as a athlete and basketball coach at St. means of trengthening Yiator spirit., Yiator, is now working as a recei\;ng I think that the Viator spirit would EDITORIAL STAFF cashier at the Commonwealth Edison be strengthened a great deal if the EDITOR Company, Chicago. students· would sit in a body at all Jarlath M. Watson athletic conte ts and put forth an B USI ESS MANAGER "AI" Decker who attended St. Via- effort to cheer the teams on the G~ld . J. Allen Nolan tor in 1906, stopped at the College - Robert Tucker, '31. ASSO IATE EDITORS the other day and inquired for F a ther The Viator s pirit would be s t r engthG. R·•ymond Spragu e John W. Stafford Rheam s . "AJ" was pleased to see his ened if eac h s tudent would co.Jrerate Fra ncis J. Brockman R9 ymond E. Nolan picture wit h t he baseball team of with the other while c~er~n~.; for Robert Tucker Lloyd Warn e 1906. the team. If the students wur:.ld stay Jam es F lynn J oseph Logan in their seats mo re support could be J. A ll en Nolan J ohn McMahon Mr. and }lrs. H enry B. Schwartz given to the team. After all moral la rence Dempsey Mery l Casey announce t he marriage of their su pport plays a tremend ous part in Frank Larkin Mariette Murph y daughter, I r ene Rigena to Mr. Wil a ssisting our boys to victory. CoEd wa rd F. O'Neill liam Francis O' Shea. T he wedding operation of the enti re student body CIRCULATION DEPARTMENT took place on Wednesday, October 17 is the sa lvation of college spirit.Irvin MaLhews Thomas Hayden at Our Lady of Mercy Church, Chi- Eddie O'Neil , '31. Edwa rd O'Neill 'larence Dempsey cago. III r. O'Shea attended St. ViaI think the sc hoo l s pirit at Via or Su bscripti on Rate: ~2.00 per annum. to tor severa l years ago, and now has a could be str engthened by holding pep Address a ll corres pond ence r eferring either to advertis ing or subscription br othe r, Lawrence, he re. mee t ings before eac h big ga me. .l n The Viatoria n, Bourbonnais, Il l. this way t he students could b~ Entered as second class matter at the Pos t-office of Bourbonnais, Il linois , On Tuesday, October 23, at St. "keyed- up' 1 to s uch a degree of interunder th e Act of March 3rd, 1879 . Mary's Ch urch, Canton, Ill. , Miss est and excitement, that each individH ele n Ma r ie Row ley w ill be jo ined in ua l student wo u ld not hesitate to marriage to M r. Th omas Michae l cheer our tea m to victory and g lory Jordan. Mr. Jo r da n attended St. Via- Also, t he students should s it toget her tor f ro m Fa rm ersville, Ill., in t he at t he games, should learn the collEge yell s by heart, a nd practice them in 1917 t o 1920. a body un t il perfect un ity is atta ined. F a,t her H. A. D arche left S unda y, - P a ul H. Mills, '30. T he s t udents s hou ld not only work October 7 fo r t he A meri can L egion Conve n tion a t H ouston, T exas. Fath- fo r t he s uccess of football, baskci.ball er J osep h L onerg an, '04, of Ro ckford, a nd base ball , bu t in eve r ythin g that Ill. , is a lso attendi ng th e Conve nt ion, the institu t ion under ta kes. L et each an d every one of us work and str ive a nd w ill ad dress t he delegates. to ma ke S t. Via to r Co ll ege one of t he t t · th t d th Francis C. Clear y has bee n r ece ntly 1 g J: ea es 1 ~ e co_un r y, ~ 11 • ,, en w.a in San Ju a n, Po rto Ri co on a bus i- wtll have 1 re al V1ator sptnt. - Law Q'S h '3 1 ness t ri p. F ra nk was graduated f r om re nee . ea, · h er e in 192 1, a nd s ince s tud y ing a t ----Georgetow n h as been connec ted w ith A us tin, T ex .- ( I. P.) - As an ins ur In wri t in g abo ut th e death of s uch as our venerabl e Brother th e Ri ch a rd Hudnu t Perfum e Comp- a nce that blanket ta x athl etic t ickets Ma 'n vil le, newspapers wo uld sub-tit le th eir article "nonagenar- an y of New Yo rk. will not be t r a nsf erred, th e U nive r s ity of T exa.s athl eti c council has arra nged ia n" a nd would stress th e longevity of th e deceased. But while

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Brother Ma in vill e li ved much bey ond the Scriptural allotment in a t t aining his nin eti eth yea r, it is hi s s ixty-nine active years in Religion wh ich impress hs conf rer s, fri ends, and t hose who think of s upra-mundane things. Not onl y was t hi s long per iod speht in Go d's ser vice, but it was gi ven in f aithful ser vice un to the end. Th e t ru st whi ch God had confided to him, a religious vocation, was kept safely and inta ct during all these yea rs. In hi s earlier years, whil e occupied in t he class room, he pro ved him self a tru e Religious teach er and scores of those whose hairs a re now whitening, can testify to th e solid instruction, reli gious trainin g, and good example which Brother Main vill e imparted to th em . Later on in life he was employed in the material and financial interests of th e community and her e too he acquitted himself of hi s du t ies with t he conscie nt iousness, fidel ity, and obed ience of t he tru e religious. In s ti ll later years, yet in good health, hi s versatile min.d and hands t urn ed to t he manu al arts and he was of in estimable ser,·ice to t he different houses of t h communi ty . In these last labors il can be litera ll y sa id of him, " he worked eye dim and fing er lame." Through out this long lif e he was ever genial, good natured, loved a good joke, and was always mi rthful. Th e devotion to his reli g ious dut ies during hi s last year s, when age was upon him, a nd hi s step wa s fa ltering, was th e edifica tion of a ll. In our t ribu te we may well modify the lines of a poet: "Oft have we seen him at peep of dawn, B ru sh ing with slow st ep t he clews away" Not " to meet t he sun upon th e upland lawn" B ut to attend Mass and receive his Lord. He has gone to his reward but his memory lives and h is spiri t will ho,·er about St. Viator's leaving a sweet benediction on us all. R. M . B.

Keep off the G rass Perh aps a :few of us have noticed a number of signs distribu eel at \'Hrious conspicious points about the campus and labeled someth ing like this : "Keep off the Grass." Yes. perhaps a few of us ha,·e but the majori t y ha,·e not. F rom the present condition of the t urf where the sidewalks join and near t he corners of the more popula r p:1ths beh,·een Ro,· and lllars ile Halls it is eYident . that \" r,· fe\\· of the students " belieYe in signs."' )(o"· it is up to the students themseh·es to determine whether ,,r not the campus will retain that high degree of bea uty for which it has long been noted . \\' e are the frequenters of these walks. \Ye should be their custodians . Let us unite our efforts with those men about the inst itution who are tr,·ing to make St. \'iHtor College a pleasant and an attractiYe place.


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of a method wh er eby th e picture of each s t udent paying f or a blanket tax will 1927 is doing hi s bit t o help keep the be placed on his athl eti c t icket. wo rld in rnoti on: he work s a t a T hi s action was fo r ced by th e per Sta nda rd Oil Compan y filling station sistence of stud;mts in other yea r s in in J oliet . all owing t heir f ri ends and room ma tes who had no t pa id f<:r blanket ta xes to Father Fran cis Cleary is setting a att end gam es t hey t hemselves we r e ve ry good exam ple f or th e rest of un ab le t 6 a.t t~nd . th e Alumni: he has been a t th e College three times s in ce the las t publiF ordham Uni ver s ity boas ts of a cati on of the Via.t orian. Father grid te am this ye ar that r eally has a n Francis E . Munsc h, c. s . v., a ss isted Iri sh name on its ro st er. In fact, t l ~t Father Cleary in his Devotion of th e ent ire first t ea m is co m posed CJ[ F ort y H ours , Sunday in VVatse ka. descendents of the Old S od. The " Micks" nam es sound like roll ca ll a t Father J. P. O'l.Vla honey, c. s . v., a n _ A. 0. H . co n venti on . H er e th ey trea s urer of t he E xtens ion Club ca me a r e : McCusker , F oley, Scull y, T r a cey, down f r om Ch icago to see us , Tues- Callahan, VVal sh, McMa hon, Ry an, day. S rnith, Cull en and Ne ilan. Fathe r M. Lenn art z, c. s . v., who has been in Sou t h Da ko t a fo r a number of years, an d a t St. Francis Indian School at Cham berlain, S. D. for t he last ~·e ar, has been app ointed Cha pla< n of ; Bishop Quarte r School in Ch icago, to succeed Fat her T. J . McCormick, c. s. v. \.Y e hope Father Lennartz will fin d time t o come down soo n a nd pay us a longe r visit t han he was able to the day he was her e for t he fune r al of Brother Ma invil h·. F ather M. J. Breen, c. 5 · v., wr ote us r ecently to te ll us he is still alive at Enterprise, Orego n, and is as busy and interested a s ever in his 1nissione1 ry work. He has a parish that com prises a whole county, and that is 3000 square miles in ex tent. I n all this Yast a r ea there are but a hundred and fifty Catholic families, and sick calls to some of them in t he winter time mean journeys on horse-back for forty miles thr ough a prime val forest. Raymond Hermes, 191-!-1915, whose home is in Aurora. Ill., is employed br the Bates Yah·e Bag Corporativn, 32 \V acker Drh·e , Ch icago. His brother, Elmer Hermes, who went tv school here from 1913 to 1915 has a dental office in the First Kationa1 Bank Building tn Aurora .


New S tud e- "Who is t hat la7.y old tra m p a sleep on the front te r ra<:e '?" Old Boy- 11 S h- ! That's a Semor." Doc : " Kay w ill neve r b~ a ble to wo r k aga in." Nu r se : " I'll go an d te ll h':m. It wi ll cheer him up." - - ·- - · Clothes Collecto r: "Any old dothes , Jerry? " H ell m uth: "Yes, but I ' m ·wearing t hem ." -J -o s_e_p_h---,N"'e_n_1_a_n,-ic"h_, _ a_n_ o-,la-:-.-s-L-u--,d--,ent who hai ls from Joliet, is r.otv the owner of th e Joliet Slovenic Buttl ing \Vo r ks, and ma n ufactures soft J ri nks , pop, etc. (T he "etc." does !lot- in ply that J oe has become a law breaker). Anthony ).iemanich, 1901, is in the Undertaking business at 1002 1-1' . Ch icago Ave., Joliet. ().Teitht::r is the inference valid t hat J oe and Tcny are working in partnership).


atut'day. Oct. 6th wa nn o l"a:si<'r: of great exci teme nt on the ~,.· .tnpu:due to the fact that the l'\otre Dam• resen•e football squad drifted owr from the Hoosier tate in ~ea rch o£ an easy \'ictory nnd unf rlunately the be•t that th ey co uld tako bu k to '"Knutc'' was the s ad sto ry of n :H to 13 def at.

However , bad ''Kenny'' •.:' l o thit~r. uBoob" E,·ard, '"Mike '' De laney nnd a few of th e other boys suffered proined ankles or broken heods in the i\lnrquette game the Notre Darne out~ fit might have enjoyed the afternot>n s pent in our back yard. Someone passed th e re murk that " Rock 11 made a s light er ror and sent his re se rves to \Visco nsin, ide t rack. ing h is regu lars on th e Bourbonnais SpeciaL Perhaps the report was fal se but those boys in blul? looked mig ht y good at times. During t he s u mn1er mont hs t he s h r ubbery on the campus changes in color ve ry li ttle, a nd as a res u lt th ~ seemi ng ly unc ha nged co n diti on was f a st growing mono tonous to us, bu t mot her natu r e has step ped in and conver ted the gree n fo li age into :1 beautif ul ru sset color; t hu a complete ly r ej uvenat ing th e p hysica l a:;.· . pect of Viato r. 'fh e popu lari ty

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pool has been increas ing da y by day, until it is not an unco mmon s ig ht. to see a t least t hir ty or forty boys in t h t k t th f t' · t e an , a e sa me une pa r ICi p<::. ~~n~~nint;_at clea nes t of a ll s ports , Wh y is the fi g ure 9 li ke a pc~cock? Because it would a mount to n0th i11g without its tail.

Obituary MR. CHARLES DES MARTEAU Mr. Cha rles Des Ma rteau, ma nager a nd jo int owner of th e Lafayette Hotel in Ka nk akee, di ed at 8:40 o'cl9ck Monday mornin g , Octo ber 8 at S t . Mary's H os pita l in Ka nkak ee f ollowi ng injuries rece ived la te t he preceding Sa turday ni g ht whe n he wa s crus hed bet wee n t wo a utos on Broadway in Br a dley, II!. Mr. DesMarteau wa s t ak en immedi ate ly to t he hosp ita l in Kan kak ee w here th e full extent of his in juri es was determined. Mr. Des Martea u was 31 years of age and res ided wi t h his wife and fi ve ch ildren at 962 East Co urt Str eet, Kank a k ee, Ill. H e wa s born in Montreal, Ca nada, and came to Ka nk akee a Cout fo ur yea r s ago . S ince t hat t im e he h ad on many occa s ions, manifested mor e than a passing interest in St. Viator Co ll ege. Hi s ma ny fr iends amo ng th e s tud ent body a nd t he facu lty extend t heir s incerest sympath ies to t he bereaved DesMarteau family .

MR S. CATHERf N E KLAFTA Mrs. Catherine T esmer Klafta, aged 87 , died T uesday afternoon, September 18, at t h e home of her daTJgh~ te r, Mrs. B. J . Mathews, East Court St., Kankakee, Ill. Death foll owed an illness of several months duration. Mrs. Klafta was born in Germany in 1841. She lived in Kankak ee for the past fifty years. Mr. Klafta died twenty-fi ve years ago. She lea ves to mourn her loss three daughters, twenty-nine grandchildren and thirty-six great grandchildren. During her Efe J ames L. i\l cCan n, 1913-1915, also Mrs. Klafta was a de vout member of finds that the . undertaking business St. Stanislaus Charch, t he Sodality of ts. goo~ m J ohet . H e 1s. assocwted the Holy Rosary, and the Third \Vtth hts father at the ~estern f' u.n- Order of St. Francis. eral Parlor. at 3!1 J oliet Street. Rev. Fr. John Ostrawski officiated at the funeral services. Re v. Fr. E. W-e -are also told that Arthur J. \-. Caridnal and-Brother Harbaer of Down~y, who at~ended St. \~ 1 a~or .ir. St. Viator College were present at 19i3: , .s--1ocated ··m Joltet. He :5 tne the ceremonv. 1Ianager of the Joliet Branch Offi-:;e _·_ _ __ of the Chicago :llotor Club.

Thursday Oct. 18 1928




N umber of Students Father M. P. Sammon CeleAttend the Show bra tes Silver Anniversary

On the evening of October 2, Professor Edward Reno of Kankakee, Ill., exhibited a delightful performance of magic art in the college gymnasium. From the ve ry beginning Mr. Reno held his audience interested as well a s baffled. The stud ents a nd faculty members were co mpletely vexed and amazed at the tricks and ability wh ich Mr. R eno displayed. Professo r Re no has honored the college by appearing six tim es, each time presenting a show of an entirely different natu re. Hence we have only seen a s mall portion of the cleverness of Reno, the Magician. The Professor is one of a few who d isplays thi s art by th e use of hi s hands only. Mr. Reno does not apply any apparatus in aiding him to deceive t he public or in provi n g t hat old magic proverb t hat the hand is · quicker than the eye.'' Through earnest application and practice Professo r Reno has become a mag ician of national prornincnce in his profession. From a brief in terview Mr. Reno disclosed t hat he has appeared s uccessfully in many of th e leading cities of the United States, name ly, New York, Chicago, Cleveland and rnan y other places of note. Mr. Reno re lated furt her that he has appeared in fo r e ign co untries such as Paris, France, and New Zealand. The ability of Mr. Reno proved to be s uch a great drawing power that even royalty fou nd time to be present at the performances. There were many tricks of interest in the s ho w at the college but in parti cular th e water t ri ck is dese rving of much commendation. On the faee of it th ese tri cks looked to be simple but the cleverness of R eno prevented eve ryone from detecting his tricks. Professo r Bates, who is sk illed to a great ex tent in the a r t of magic, admilted that at times it was imp ossible to fo llow th e clever Mr. Reno. Outs ide the exce ption a l 3bility t o perform masterl y the tr icks of magi c, l\1 r. Reno in se rt ed at va riou s intervals bits of humor taht se r ved as an interlud e to r elieve the minds of his audience. These hum oro us remarks were rece ived with rnuch s a t isfaction on the part of those present. At the prese nt time l\'Ir . Reno is engnged in a vaud evill e tour und er the a uspices of the Redpath circuit. The Redpa th o. fou nd it of paramount importance to renew hi s cont r act since Professor Reno was in g r eat demand at ma ny leadin g cities throughout t he countr y. Tn regards to publicity Mr. Reno sa id thnt he was ne··cr neglected for he had r eceived countless w-rite-ups in nll lhc leadi n g newspaper s and maga zines t hroughout t h e co untry. uch pap rs as the hicago Da!ly T-ri bune , H era ld and E xnn1iner, N ew York Tim es and th e Chi cago E ve ning Po ~t re({ard cd hi s show as a n important item to be published for th ey wer{' well a ware th11t s uch news wa s inviting to the public at large. At tho close of th e perf ormance Professor Reno expressed his th a nks to all th o~e pregcnt for gi ving him thl•ir at tention dur i n~ t he co urse of tht· show. Mr. Reno con lude d h is ~hort addrt~~s snying ht.~ would again uppe nr ut t. \'intor \vhe never t h(> opJlt' rtunit)~ p re::;.t- nt ed i t . elf.

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On S unda y last , October 7 , th e Chicago South S hore s aw th e dedication of a buildmg which in every way Peoria, Oct. 7.-The Rev. M. P. may be ca lled a fitting crown to the Sammon, pastor of St. Bernard's par- beautiful group of buildings and ish celebrated the silver anni versary palatial res idences that have been of hi s ordination to the priesthood built in this charming district of and the 25th anniversary of his pas- Chicago, t he church of St. Philip torate·at St. Bernard's last week. The Neri, of which Rev. William J. Kin sevent was marked by a reception ten - ella is pas tor. The dedi cation took der ed by people of his paris h. The place with much pomp and ceremony, member s presented their beloved and br ought together a n otable group pas tor with a check for $5,000. The of prelates and clergymen. Th e presentation was made by Mrs . church was dedi cated by His EminThornas Lawless in the presence of ence, Card inal Mundelein. He was more than 800 members of the pa.rish assisted by t he Rt. Rev. :Msgr. Dennis and their friend s who filled t he paris h O'B rien, pastor of St. Columbanus hall to honor their spiritual elader. church, and the Rt. Rev. Msgr. J c hn Michael B. Crowley was chairrnan Ryan , pastor of St. Bernard church. of the program co mmittee and intro- Immediately af te r th e dedicatory duced the following speaker s : Francis se rvi ces Solemn Pontifical Mass took Vonachen, who gave the address of place w it h the Rt. Rev. Edwar d F. congratulation to Fa ther Sammon on H oban, D. D. 1 Bi shop of Rockford , as th e s uccess of h is work in S t. Ber- --ele brant, a ssisted by Msgr. P. Shewn a rd 's parish; Richard Bradley, bridge as arch priest. Rev. Timothy George Sprenger, the Rev. F. J. Rowan was deacon, Rev. Thornas Cas ey of Streator, a former member McQuire was s ub-deacon, a.nd Rev. of t he pari sh, and th e Very Rev. Fa- Francis A. Ryan, assi s tant chancellor her G. T. Bergan, V. G., of St. Mary's of the Archdiocese of Chica go , was cathedral. mas ter of ceremonies. The Rt. Rev. In responding to the speeches of i Bernard J. Mahoney, D. D., Bishop of congratulation, the Rev. Father SamM Sioux F alls, South Dakota, preached m9n ex pressed hi s appreciation of the the se rrn on . An outdoor Mass for feli citations extended h im and for the benefit of those who co uld not be th e kindness and co-operation given accom moda ted in t he church was said him during t he 25 years of his pas- by Rev. J. VV. R. Maguire, pres ident torate of the parish. H e added t hat of St. Viator College. After these he h oped he wou ld have equal co-op- services His Eminence gave a short eration for many more years of work talk in which he expressed his apn St. Bernard's pari sh. preciation for t he toi l and cooperaThe jubilee ceremonies w ere ti on spen t by Rev. K insella and the brough t to a close on th e next morn- pari shione rs in th e erection of their in g with an enterta inment by the magnificent church. cLi ldren in the sc hool ha ll. This was In th e evening a t 7:30 o'clock preceded by the celebration of a Ut. Rev. Bernard J. Sheil, D. D., Tha.nksg iving Mass, which was atended by a ll the children. Fr. Sarnmon is an a lumnus of St. Viator College and at one time N. L. MARCOTTE figured very prominently in athlet ic!:. nt thi s institution . He former ly was BARBER SHOP r ated as or. e of the g r ea tes t base ball pla yers ever graduated from Viator , Agent for down-town clean·

Page 3 Au x iliary Bishop of Chicago, ad- , minister ed the Sacrament of Confirmati on. The newly erected church is of the Tudor-Gothi c style. The exterior is Plymouth gra ni te with Bedford stone trimmings . T he interi or is as impressive as the exterior. The flat , plast ered ceiling is wainscoated a nd artis ti call y decorated with sy mbol s. The Cruciform shape makes it poss ibl e for the body of the congregation to be near the a ltar. To t he left of the sanctuary is a private chapel fo r s ister s. Behind th e altar s tands one of the three key boards for the organ which will accompany the famous boy ch oir. It is e~tima~cd that the cost of th e new edifice with its fu rni shings will be $700,00fJ. This magnificent house of worship is an eloquent testimony to the ad min ist r ative abi li ty of Fr. Kinsella, and no less· to his really pastoral zea l. Fr. K insella was deep ly imbued with t he words of the P sal mist, ~~I ha ve loved the beauty of t he Lord's house ," a nd his pries tly heart, mi nd and so ul co uld sca rce be less satisfied with anything else than this noble monument to God. Among those of the Viatorians \yho ass is ted • at th e d edication were : Rever ends Maguire, Rya n, Corb ett1 O'Mahoney, Card inal, French, Cra ck nell , and O'Connor.

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V ia toriana From our correspondent in St. Loui s we received the following item: 'I.' he burial of t he St. Louis Cardinal s took place today. The fun eral was a most colorful affair* although flowers were umitted by request of the Cardinal leaders. Carrying the casket and lead ing th e procession around th e bases were Baby Ruth and h is p laymate, Tanglefoot Geh rig. It has been rumored in th ese parts that th e two gentlemen here mentioned will be indicted for murder. The interm ent was strictly private, only members of the Cardinal fam il y present. Great tnrongs of people were on hand, however, when the m urder was committed, so it is not doubtful as to th e poss ibi hty of securmg enough witnesses to tes tify aga inst the two great New York slugger . I nterment was in t he New York cemetery. *Ed. Note: Anything from New York is sa id to be "colorful." THE FATAL BAL LOON RACE --When s udd enly Tom sneezed. "Oh bother my nasal catarrh," he swo re. '"These paroxys ms of poena gripe me." So say mg he arose irom t he soft grou nd with a s hudder. "Ah," quote he, '"T'was a bitter co ld night. My bones are shaki ng like the leaves· on t he trees. But 1 mu st continue my search fo r mY fa ir pn ncess. To thi nk t hat slie is in t he hands of that low cur. Wh y h e wou ld stop at nothin g . Death is too goo d fo r such a horse t hi ef. . 1 shall cut his neck from ear to ear a nd aro und th e !Jack of h is head." Wit h t,h e&e word s h e leaped to his sa ddle. From out of the black of night came a sneer .ng vo ice-"That's yo u, eh ?" Tom Whirled so !ast that he lpst his oala nce a nd plun ged head long off hi s hor e landmg neatly on his back pocket. "Dir ty ," exclaimed our hero as he whipped his hand to hi s pocket a11c( 1:>rot1gh out a kerch ief, . for the s neezing had star ter. aga in. "Ay~, 'tis me, Dirty Dalton, wit h his true fr;en d and co mrade, Cobra Pythoil." ·' What," said Tom, "That snake in the gra s- " J ust th.:-n Cobra appeared on the scene. T was like th e t hree wit~ h es in Macbeth. ." What 'cha fi nd?" asked Dir ty, t a king hi s teet h out and spit ti ng a stream of tobacco juice at an inn ocent lit tle grass hopper that was making faces at him. "Nothing," h issed th e Cobr a, "but a fl ea pl aying leap-f rog by ';he pond. " "Where is my darlink Nell ?" anxiously inquired Tom, but in t ,he gruff voice he usually r eser ved for animals. · "'How do we know, Buttercup," growled Dirty. "She hit me over t he head wit h a hor se early t hi s morning a nd made me walk home. She'll pay dearl y for t hat." "Oh pancakes," softly swore our brave hero . "Don't it beat the dicken s how these femal es will disr egard etiquette. An d as for you Dirty Dalton, if a hair of her head is harm ed, I sha ll wring yo ur unwashed neck, bu ry yo u un der ten feet of g round., push yo u off a cliff a nd then shoot you dead. To horse! We must lind her." "Hello th ere," said a voice behind t hem. T hey wheeled an d t(l t h eir utter amazement saw- - (To be con t inued next week). (Ed . Note. We wonder wher e Darl ing Nell can be. Tom had her a'nd lost her. Dirty had her and he's lost her! Oh, where is our wandering Nell tonight?) Al Smith believes in Government of the people, for the peopl e, and by t he peopl e. Hoo ver believes in Government by the peopl e, of t he people and for the peop le. Gosh! Every man shou ld get two votes this time. It would mak e matter a lot simpler. Oh! Oh! Oh! 'F.his is terrible ! Who wo uld ever t h"nk of it? I woke ~tp t he other morning to find that all my life I had been under t"he si nister influence of Tammany Hall . Oh! Oh! Oh! This is a,\•ful! Something mu st be done about it! '-

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I was but a simple country lad and she so bea ut if ul; g reat brown eyes of childlike inno cence that looked so appea lingly into mine: Teet h of the whiteness of milk ; slim, neat ankles; her hair was dark and glos y; I knew my fathe r would be prou d of her. And that beautiful innocence to be li terally auctioned off the block. There were others who desired her as I did, I know. A man's ,·oice broke in, "What will yo u give for this beaut iful," a man pushed me, in h's eagerness to get to the front. I must prevent him at all costs. He was known as the cruelest man in the co untry . I 1uust ha,·e her, her price soared but each time I offerd more. Finall>· he stopped and I ran eagerly forward to claim mr own, my beautiful one. I paid lhe price and took her to my father. "It is a nice heifer," he said. "but I'll never send you to buy any more co ws. they get the best of you eYery time."

governed . A col lege is no exception to this rule . The following rules and regulations are made for the welfare of the student body and arc the result of long and tried ex perience. Students should not regard ru les and reg ulations as disagreeable limitations placed upon their liberty but rather as safe-guards of their rights and valuable means whereby they can attain the end and purpose of their attendance at college. There is but one fundamental principle of di sc ipline, namely t hat a ll students shall act at all times and in a ll place as Catholic gentlemen . A gentlema n as Cardi na l Newma n s ays uis one who never inflict s pa in." He

place Tuesday. Oct. 2 , in Roy H all. . room 330 The first bus iness before the asse mbly was the selection of a Moderator for the Coll ege Club to assume the ofHce left vacant by the resignation of Fr. Maguire who, because of his advancemen t to the Presidency of t he intitution, foun d himself unabl e to conti nue his per so nal affi lia tions with the Clu b. Fr. Maguire has held the pos iti on of Moderator s ince the iraugurati on of the society seven yerirs ago. It was at his s uggestion that the Advisory group met to choose a successo r. Afte r a great deal of discussion H' g ardin g th e r elative capabil ity of {)f\Ch

~~h~::eft~lndt~s obcs:~;i~le~:~e ri;t~~e~! suggested member of the f aculty, the fee lings . Every student ha s a r ig ht consens us of op inion r es ted with th e to qui et and leis ure to study. H ence selection of Fr. Cardi na l, recently s il ence and quiet mus t be observed elect ed Vice-pres ident of the College.

dur ing the hours of class and study. The individua l student's disinclination to study at ce rta in parti ~ular ti mes is not a reason for di sturbil~g other s who wish to s tudy a t those ti rn es . At nig ht facu lty member :; and students ha ve a righ t to und isturbed s leep. Henc s tu dents w ho have occas ion to move about the bui l din~>s at night shou ld do so quie t ly an d s hould

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ta~enin;~~idut~~ s:~:~~~nng \:~:e n.:~: unanimous . The appointrnent of th e co mm ittees which are to ser ve durin g the scholasti c year 1928-'29 was made by Pres ident VVatso n a nd ap prove d by a ll the mem ber s of the Advisory Board, as · pr ovided for in the College Club Constitution. The follow it;1g gen tlem <>n will act collectively as t he social committee: Mr. Laen hardt, ch a ir man , Mr. McCarthy, Mr. Mat hews, Mr. Sprague, a nd Mr. An derson. The members of t he se rv ice co mm ittee are

October 1 , 19, 20. Louise Br<Nh and \Y. Berry in "Beggars of Lire." \Yinsome Louise pu this p:<' .. ure over big. Haven't een her lately; good to see her back again. October 21, Sunday. L ewis ton~ and Marceline Day in "Freedom of t he Press.' ' Al1 1nten•sting tnlr.! spnr, aro und the newspa pers of the day. Also added regular unday Vod.• ille, three sp h' ndid acts . October 22, 23, 2 1. Hona ld Col\! man and Vilma Ba nky in " T ~vo L ove r ." This pretty story takes us b"ck to the s ixtee nt h centur y. Thi3 picture wil1 s ure draw the crowd:3 to the Majestic. Don' t miss it! October 25, 26, 27. Ri chard Dix a nd Ruth E lder in "Moran o( lho Marines." Dix and Ruth put a punch in this story. Added attraction t he Collegia ns in "Calford in th e Movies."

At The Luna October 17, 18. Clara Bow in " Kee per of the Bees." Clara Bow at her bes t . Robert Fraz ier is l~c r choice in this picture. Octobe r 19, 20. " Dick 11 Barth elmess in "The P ate nt Leather Kid., Splendid picture, s tory wond erfu l,

t he product ion wel l acted. Return e ngagement. October 21. Fred Thompson in "Kit Carson." S tory takes us back to t hE' old frontier days. A good wes tern story. October 22, 23, 24. \Vu Mong a nd

be careft.:l to rnak e a s lit tle noise as possible. The follow ing rules are mere ly practical appl ications of t he fundarnenta.l prin ciple that s tudents must act at a ll times a s Cathuhc gen tlemen. as fo llows: Mr . Delaney, cha ir ma n, Do roth y Devo re in "No Bab ies WantR E LIG IOUS O BLIGATIO NS · Mr. Brown, Mr. Carroll, and Mr. eel." T hi s p icture wil l play for t hree 1. All Catholic s tudents mu st attend Tooh ill. The cha ir men of both com- days at the new t heatre to accommomittees were asked to mee t a s soon as date t he crowds. Mass on S undays a nd H oly days of October 25, 26, 27. Dorothy Macobligation. Attendance at the Col· possible to outl ine the wor k for their ka ill and Ralph Forbes in "The lege Mass at 8:30 A. M. on Sun doys re spective squads . A number of other deta ils of lesser "Whi p." J ust fi ni shed a long run at and Holy days of obliga tions is com pulsory for a ll students whether lhcy importance were brought up for di s - the leading t heatres in Chicago. attend a n ea rli er Mass or n ot. (5 De- cussion, f or instance, the choosin g of 'Vor th w h ile to spend an afterrloon cheer leader s for ath letic ·:::ontests, to see this. mer its ). t he manner of coll ecti ng CluJ:. insur2. All Ca tholic students are urg-ed ance, etc. All s uc h busines.5 was -;-~:-------,-----.:.__ _ __ but not compell ed. to attend Mass and merely d iscussed a.n d referr ecl to t he bf su bjects, a nd constant and per s isreceive Holy Communion every day. next r eg ular meeting of th e Colleg-e ·tent violat ion of coll ege r ul es a nd Mass is cele brated da il y fo r stud ents Clu b. regul ation s. (100 Demer its ). at 6:40. 19. Permi s ison to leave t he college 3. A ll students must attend morn12. Re s ident students ar e not per~x cept to go to town mus t be obta ined ing prayers w hic h ar e recited every mitted to keep or drive automobi les in writing from t h e Pres ide n t. Passes morning in the dormitories a.n d th e dur ing t he sc hool year. (25 Demer its) . mus t be co unter-s igned by t he Dean corridors of Roy Ha ll at 6:30. (2 De13. Students who ha ve not violated of Discip li ne. mer its). a ny of the scholast ic r egulations and 20. All pet it ions for s ocial affa irs 4. All stud ents m ust attend night are in good disciplinary st a nding m ay dances, special trips_ by classes 0; pra yer s which are . recited in the receive permission to go to town at groups of students must be presented Chapel at 7:30P.M. (2 Demerits ). nigh t according to the fo llowing firs t in writ ing to t he Chairma n of t te 5. Students are urged in a special schedule. Faculty Committee on social act iviway to r ece ive Hol y Commun ion a nd F res hmen-twice a month . ties. • Sophom or es-three times a mon th. , 21. A ll telegra ms and letters askiJJ<'r to atten d devotions in honor of t he Sacr ed H ea rt every Friday. Ju ni or s-once a week. privileges for s tud ents must be sign ed GENE RAL REGULATIONS Seniors-no r estrictions provided by parents or guard ian s an d must be G. Exce pt qn S undays , Mondays and they are in good stan ding and do not sent d irect to t he Prcs :-i ent of th o Holida.y s a ll s tud ents must ri se at abuse this privilege. Habitually going Colleg e. 6:10 A. M. It•. is a ve ry necessa r y down town mor e than twice a week 22. Students ma y not remain at part of edu cation to acquire the wi ll be co ns idered an abuse of this t he coll ege during the Chi:i3d11as and ha bit of rising punctua11y at a given privilege. (25 Demerits). Ea ster ho lidays, except with t he w ri~. hour. (2 Demerits). 14. Coll ege students who ha ve not ten permiss ion of the .Ptcsident. 7. All students mus t retire not later violated t he sc holastic or di sciplinary than 10: 30 P. M. Lights wi ll be put regulations may go to town in the D EMERIT SYSTEM out at 11:00. T his is n ecessary in or- aftern oo n from 3: 00 until time for der to ins ure a r easo nab le a mount of Rosary any day of the week w it h th e sleep. (1 Demerit). permission of t he Dean of Discipline. When students reach fifty demerits 8. After night prayers silence and (5 Demerits) . they are placed on pr obation, l os~ all quiet mu st be maintained in the room 15. All students must always notify privileges fo r a period of on~ ..nonth and corridors of Roy Hall. (2 Demer - th e Dean of Di scipline when going to pro vided no further demerits are its). and returning from town. (5 Derner- charged against them and are ca lled 9. All students must at all t imes its) . in and war~cd. Should st ud cntf. con1 wea r coats, collars and ties in the 16. Students must never r eturn to t inue to rccd·.rp dr--m ~r. ts and r each Cha pel , in the classroo ms and in the the col lege later than 11:30 P. M. seventy-fi ve..:, they .O~E: all privdeges refectory . Gentlemen, when in t he without special permission. (10 De- for t he remai n der •)f the se mester and company of other s, always dress with merits) . th eir parents are notifi ed. Studen ts 17. No student w ill be a llowed to go who reach one hundred demerits are due regard to social conventions. Students s hould always. be careful down town on Saturady nights. (25 indefinitely suspended and must about maintaining a neat and clean Demerits). leave the college for the period of the ap pearance. (2 Demerits). 18. Certain offenses are strictly suspen sion~ the lengt h of which s halt 10. Students are respo nsible for t he forbidden and their comm ission in- be determined by the College Council. cleanliness and good order of their volves immediate separation of t he All laws, "rules and regulatioAs re· rooms and for the condition of the student from the college. These are: quire sanctions to be val id and effectfurniture. Rooms will be inspec ted the use of intoxicating liquors, im- ive. Demerits are charged against frequently. (5 Dem erits). morality," the use of profane or ob- , students for the violation of the f.lrc11. Smoking is nev er permitted in sene language, gambling, cheating in going rules and regualtions in proth~ rooms, corridors or on the front examinations, habitual laziness and portion to the ir importance and v.r· ·viporc h of 1\farsile Hall. (2 Demerits). failure to pass the required number ty .

Thursday Oct. 18 I 928


HIGH SCHOOL ST. VIATOR FALLS BEFORE I PLAYS NORMAL ST. THOMAS U.SATURDAY Fast Passing Attack of the Dope Rockford Boys Too Much For Academy

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Dick T ate, Illinois No rmal's colo red fla s h, wi ll en deavor to lead hi s tea m to victory over the "Fighting Iri s h" at th e Normal- Vi a.tor H ome co m ing game at Nor mal Saturday. Ta te is one of t he leading gro und gainers of t he Conference and it will be up to the Viator li ne to stop hi s end runs an d off-tack le s mas hes. Las t year the Gree n line s mothered him , holdin g th e Norma l str eak without gain, a nd w hether or not the Viato r crew can r e pea t w ill be proven Saturday .

St. Viator will meet Illinois Stat e St. Thomas High School of Rock- Normal Saturday in what is expected ford held tenacious ly to an ea r ly to be one of t he ha rd est foug h t batlead over the Viator Aca demy eleven t les on L itt le 19 g ridirons this seaat Rockford last Saturday, defeating so n. Coach McAllister al th oug h extheir guests in the afternoon shuffle pecting a w in for his "F ighting b)• a score of 13 t o 0. Iri s h" is lea.v ing no t hing undon e to 'T'he Tommies made their initial put the tilt in the win column. Ever score in the opening quarter an d then s ince the Notre Dame ga me the Viacrossed the Viator goal line agai n to r men tor has been drilling the ea rly in the f ourth f rame. tea m hard to poli s h off th e t ack lin g Anakauskas, St. Thoma s fu llback, and blockin g that was co nspicio us by crashed over fo r the first score its a bsen ce again st t he Rockne of t he contest afte r t he Tommies had Rese r ves. ta ken the ball away from St. Viator The s tartin g line up against Normal on the latter's 20 ya rd line. With will be th e same th at took the field one yard to go for a first down, St . against the South Bend outfit. The Viator attempted to ru s h t he ball. offens ive w ill be entrus ted to t he but the Viator back wa s thrown for ca.nny Evard who will call th e s ignals. !.__ _:___ _ _..:.........::..:..:.....:.:........::.=::.:..::::::..:...._~ a loss. Clothi er and Romar y, the Freshmen Anakauskas was l'espo ns1blc for phenom will start at t he ha lf back m. mtd-fi eld, wtth both s tdes sun:endthe second to uchdow n s hortl y ::tft€r with Gorman in r ese rve. Delaney, en ng th e ball every few plays, etther t he fourth period opened. th e passing star of th e Notre Dame because one of the backs unthinkingFirst Quarter game will be a t fullhack doi ng th e ly neglected to han g onto it when he Anakauskas ki ck ed off fo r St. punting and passing. Todd has a lso was tack led , or because a n attempted Thomas to s t a rt the g ame. W. Gal- recove red from th e injury that kept fonvard pass fell into the arms of lagher received and brought it back him out of the fir st two games, and one of the opposing defe nsive men. 10 yards to St. Viator's 33 yard line. wi ll n o doubt see service. McNa.r y The second half was very much a Kells made 2 yards on a line plunge. and Meis w ill be the ends a nd up on repet ition of t he first, with mi shaps St. Thomas took time out when Mc- th ese hvo men depends whether or repeatedly slowing up th e defens ive Kinney w as hurt. W . Gallagher made no t Tate is stopped. Hanahan or efforts of both team s. For Trinity, 1 6 yards through lef t tackle and re- H oog and F url ong will be th e tack les Duga n, Ca llahan, Custer a nd Midd lepeated again through the lil\e for a with Captain Herbert a nd Don Mc- ton s howed up we ll, w it h th e la tte ryard. Kells failed to make first Carthy, t he fighting Irishm a n, at named gentleman ex hibi ti ng a truly down. St. Thomas' ball on visitors' guards. And last but not least, t he remarkable g ift for tossing long 33 ya rd 'line. Anakauskas fa iled to p eerless O'Malley w ill hold down the passes, even t hou gh most Jf them gain , but he t hen passed to Mono- cente r of t he line. "Red," t oo, w ill f ailed to reach their ma rk . Ji'or Viasmith for a 14 yard gain. pl ay a n iJl1portant part in McAllister's tor, Kells a nd Bosquette played more Anakauskas hit left tack le for 3 program to stop the elusive T a t e. The than an aver ag e game while every ya rd s. Bosq uette broke up a Thom- I rish confidentially expect a victor y rna n on t he team did their level bes t. ist forward pass. P om ber t threw but ca nnot be said to be overconfident St. Viato r was severely han d ica pped 1 Anakauska s for a 3 ya.rd loss. The becaues they . know t hat t hey are in the contest, due to t he f act that a St. Thomas f ullb ack t hen passed to playing No rm a l in their own back number of the men w ere declared in· Ryan for a first down on St. V iator's yard. e ligi ble. In sp ite of this h andicap 15 yard line. Monos mith hit tac kl e t he boys put up a sp lend id and fo r 4 yards. Pyz ynski made a ya rd. cou ra geo us fi g ht. St. Viator broke up a Thomi st pass • The summary: and the local eleve n lost the ball on downs. W. Gallag her made 2 yards. BosO'Netl L. T . Hodg e quet,te made 4, and Gallagher r epea t--L. G. Eas terling 1 Mooney Affair a Blo w, Walsh c. H efferman ed for a 3 yard g ain . St. Viator then Homecoming atte mpted an en d run on th e fourth To the Academy ; Sheridan R. G. ' Ka vana ug h down with a yard to make. Kells wa3 Frost R. T . J Gallagher t hrown for a 4 yard loss. The St. Viator Academy football Gibbons R. E. Radcliffe St. Thomas' ball on St. Viator s' 20 tea m gamely fought a losing contest Middleton Q. B. Doyle yard line. Monos mith lost 4 yards. with Trinity High School at Wi lder Calla han R. H. Bosque t to Anak auskas s mashed left tack le for fi eld in Bloo mington , Friday, October Du gan L. H. Kells 8 yards. A pass was incomplete. Hart 5, in the homeco ming fray in a game Custer F. B. W. Gallag her Substituti ons : Injersk i for Sweeney, rep laced Burke a t left end for St. replete with · fierce tackling, hard Thomas. Anakauskas then passed to blocking and numerous f umbl es on Kelly fo r Custer, Kaveney for Mooney, Ryan for an 8 . yard ga in, ma king t he part of both teams. At times Cinquinni for Easterly, Cinquinni for first down for St. Thoma s on t he vis- t h e a ffair resembled t h e old-fashioned, Doyle. itors' 6 yard line. Score by quarter s : rough and tumble game with plenty Anakauskas cra sh ed throug h right of t hr ills and exciteme nt; at other St. Viator ............................ 0 0 0 0-0 ................. 0 7 0 0- 7 tack le fo r a toudidown. Anakauskas' times it looked like a g~ ntle ga me of Trinity Officials : Referee, Horton ( Spring attempted drop ki ck f or th e extra " T ap t he Iceman," with the iceman fi eld Y. M. C. A.); Umpi r e, Hill point fail ed . con tinually dropping his tongs. Fleadlinesman, Parker Scor e: St. Thomas 6; St. Viator 0. To g ive the boys the ir jus t du e, (Illinois); Anaka~: s ka s kicked off to vi'. Gal- t hey fo ugh t, a nd foug h t h a rd, but (Ill inois) . lagher who returned to hi s ow n 34 that perverse imp of a pigsk in inya rd line. Kell s was injured. Doyl e s isted upon imitating the antics of went around left end fo r 6 ya rds. his famous greased brothe r an d Kells made it fir st down. W. Ga l- eluded the anxious hands of t he Reliable Cleaners laghet: hi t left tackle fo r ' i yards. backs. The gene r al lack of 11 Stick- toBo£quette got 4 more. St. Viator itive-ness" was not confined to Kankakee, Ill. drew a 5 yard penalty for backs in either team. Both s h ar ed equall y in Cleaning, Pressing, Repairmotion. Kells fa iled to gai n as the the tota l of not less than fifteen ing . Prom pt and Efficient Serquarter ended \vith t he ball in St. fumb les t hat occurred at var ious vice through our agent-Mr. Viator's possession on het· own ::i ~ times throughout the battle. Sennin ger. yard line. Trinity's one touchdown in the Roy Hall Room 319 The lineup : clos ing forty seconds of play in t he St. Thoma s St. Viator first half was the direct result of one Hart L. E.McGloom of th ese oft-repeated miscues. One Mcl\.immev L. T. Lazzardo ·of th e Viator backs received the ball United Cigar Store ~lcDona ld · (C.) R. G. E ckterling fr om center, and then lost it to InSt. Angel c. Pombert ! j er s ki, a Trinity end, who covered the 1 \'aug han Cor. Court and Schuyler L. G. Cabanow J G poJ<tlUCD S puu JOOJ S!lJ 01 polio" ' ll aq O'Co"nor R. T. 11 1 · •R::e;e; 1 •cross th e goal line: Middleton added Co mplete lin e of Ryan R. E . 1 • t he ex t r a pomt wtth a ·;veil-booted Nolan Q. B. Smokers' Articles ~y!e phl ce-kick just as the half ended. )if,ncsmi~ i, L. H. H ells ~ P ri or to the one s uccessful scoring Fountain & Luncheon Service AnHlinUsk'\ s-- • R: n ~ 0 --:- G ~( tt'~l effo r t in t he second quarte r, th e g a me Pyzynski F. B. \\ · n ag ler seemed t::> resemble a f um bling du el

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wa.y was t he rece n t tr ip of t he Um versity of IJ li"lo is baseba ll teem ~ ,Japa n th at if poss ible t he Illini nin, wi ll trave l to the land of t he Nippones e every thre e years from n ow on . This is th e pl an of George Huff, direc tor of ph ys ical welfare, who beli eves th at it wi ll be a great sti mulus to interest in baseball in the univers ity. If it is ca rri ed out, every baseba ll player in t he uni ve r s ity will have an oppo r tu nity to win a place on the team whi ch travels acrOs s th e Pacifi c. Lincoln, Neb.-( I. P .) Mari on Broadston e, promis ing cand idate for a line position on the Un ivers ity of Nebraska football team, has to wear g lasses a ll t he time, but that won't keep him ou t of t he game. Broadstone has ha d himself fitted up -with a spec ial helmet, in which is bu ilt a pair of special s hatter-pror.t g lass spectacles. It is said th ere a re about two dozen s uch helm ets in the co untry.


E nrollm ent at DeKalb Nor mal increased 27 p er cent this year over last yea.r. Th e number or' men a t t he teachers' coll ege thi s yea r has increased 61 per cent. A total oi 652 students are registered at D ~Knth this quart er . DeKalb was once the second largest teachers' college h t he s tate.

Milwaukee, Wis.- Coach F'rank J. Murray of the Marquette University Go lden Avalanche is in his seve nth year as h ea d coac h of t he loca l e leven, and he is not at all pessimistic over the prospects. Although he has lost so met hin g like a dozen lettermen from the 1927 team, as well a s two of hi s best sophomore prospects through ineligi bility, he see s a silver lining. Murray belongs to the new school of coaches, and if he t h in k s t he pros pects are good, he doesn't mind say ing so. Murray is an easterner and a graduate of T ufts. Peculiarly enough, he never played football but always was a keen student of t he game; he did engag e in varsity basketball and base ba ll at Tufts, however. F ollowing graduation and so me add itiona l work at H arvard , Murray was a reporter on a S pringfield, Mass., paper, but r esigned to come west as coach at St. Viator College . He was s uccessful at St. Viator, and in 1918 moved on to Milwa u kee as professor of history and football' coach at \Vest Di vis ion High Scho ol, wher e his prep ele vens were powerful and several t imes city champions. In the fa ll of 1920, lVI urray came to Marquette as head basketball coach, ass ista nt to Jack Ryan in footba ll and professo r of economics. W h en Ryan left in 1922 to go to Dartmouth and later to Wisconsin, Murray was appointed head football coach.


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Decatur, Ill. , Millikin WabaKh run!<~; and plunge!; drew a f) to 6 tic here Saturday. ~Jilli­ kin "cored in the first two minutes of play on two thirty yard passes, flankin o to Sock ler and Gidcomb to Arnell. Wabash tied the sco re in the third quarter when Brook s ran 3.5 yard• through a broken field for a touc hdown. Both teams miss d extra against


Waba s h made seven firs t downs a~aim~t Mi lli kin's four, and in additiQn made considerabl e gai n on eac h excha n ge of punts . Mill ikin held W~bas h lo downs on lhe one yard line in the first quarter and Wabash did t he same lo Millikin in t he second quarter. Waba sh's offensive had t he ball in Millikin territory much of th e second half. Run s of Brooks, Bayer, Matthews, a nd Robbi ns featured for \Vabash, wit h . oc kl er and Vise making the n1ost ga ins for .Milli kin. --BHA DLEY S ORES ON KNO X Galesburg, 111.,- E lness raced 36 ya rd s for a to uchdown t hat gave Bra dley a 6 to 0 victor y over Kn ox here. Bra dl ey took t h e ba ll whe n Ward's atte mp ted kick stru ck the K nox .forward wall an d Elness tore off tac kl e f r t h e run. An atte mp te d fo rward pass for the 'extr a point fai led. Statis ti cs of th e ga me s how Bradey was outpla yed, Siwash sco ring n ine first down s to the vis itor's five. Knox co mpleted fi ve forwa rd passes, one for twenty-five ya rd s gain , whil e Brndley co mpl eted but on e. K nox t hreatened to score on sever a l occasions, but lacked drive. H arms' mnting was outstand ing in t he BTaJ ey p lay.

Al:Gt: .TA;";A IS Y!CfOR Rock Island, IIJ.,-Augustant college eliminated Illinois Wesleyan from championship hopes in the Little 19 conference when it scored a 6 to () victory over Coach 'Vhitesell's team. The viki ngs made their touchdown in the fourth quarter when they marched straig ht down the field a fter taking a punt on their own 42 yard Hne. M0:-1~101JTH,

15; )IT. MORRIS, 0. Monmouth, Ili.,-Monmouth college won from Mount Morris here, 15 to 0. Monmouth sco red touchdowns in the first and seco nd quarters. McDonnell drop kicked for the extra point after the second touchdown. Monmouth's other two poinls came in the second quarter on a safety. The game was played on a wet fi eld and rain fell during the las t half.

CHARLESTON TEACHER \\lX Charle ton, TIL- coring thr!'e touchdown in the third quarter. the Charleston Teachers defeated Sh:ntleff college, 30 to 7, here. Coach Lantz kept the Teachers regulars on the bench during the first period while Shurtleff scored a touchdowT!. Parr's off tackle smashes and FPn02'1ios' passes to Hall resulted in most of Charleston's scores.

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