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The Battalion. (College Station, Tex.) 1893-current, December 01, 1893, Image 16

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14 ' THE BATTALION. mas speeches given preference. Apply to Gee Abbott. How does Att smoke cigarettes? And Dinwiddle delights in dancing. • ; Mr, Orr, of Sandy Point, visited his son Pringle last week. Ed Steadman, our popular ex-cadet, visited his old friends last week. Terry sho’ loves candy. He makes it him self, so the guard list says. Miss Duskie Walker was a guest of Mrs. Ross last Saturday and Sunday. On account of rain and cold weather visitors have been few since our last issue. Cadet Ellis commenced taking daily ante- reveille exercises Monday, Nov. 20th. McMillan has had hard luck lately, a broken guitar, broke a fiddle bow, and is heartbroken. Abe Gross has not been in good health at all, since his little pet got away. Pair busted heap. Ask Smither where charcoal is found. He told a professor that it was found in the ground. Miss Shanks, of Virginia, has been visiting the home of Dr. and Mrs. Bit tie for the past two weeks. The citizens of Greece would like to have a change made in their costumes before going further north. Mr, Jack‘ : Roberts accompanied by Miss Kate Parker, paid the College a flying visit last Wednesday. Misses Bessie Ross and Rita Sbisa returned .from school last Saturday to spend Thanks giving with their parents. " Mrs. B. C. Morse, accompanied by her sister, -returned from Michigan last month where she has been visiting her parents. If any of the professors have locals, person als or the like they wish published, we would be glad if they would hand same in at the Treasurer’s office. During the weeks which the Dramatic lub rehearsed to present the play “Ingomar’' to the public, there were quite a number of Bryan’s most popunir young ladies and gentle men out to visit us. Among the ladies who took part in the play and were guests of President and Mrs. L. S. Ross most of the w r eek, were Misses May Webb, M. Stella Shep ard and Lessie McConnico. 1 " • c We were pleased to have a visit from our friend and a graduate H. A. Pearson on the 22nd ult. That’s rigut boys, stop off wnen- ever you can; we are always pleased to have you with us. ; . “Battallion attention! T am requested to an nounce that all those who wish to “dissipate” in a game of foot ball will please make their appearance on the campus at 3 o’clock.” The above is quoted from the words of the Capt. of D. Co. while in charge of Ballation. • One of the leading members of the Dra matic Club wrote his father that'he was a member of the “College Grammatie Club.” and told the manager that the reason he did not talk so loud was that he did not care to “sprain his voice.” Miss May Webb, assisted by the young ladies of Bryan, entertained a party of her cadet friends at her home one evening last month. The features of the occasion were delightful music, love-making, and in fact, all delightful forms of pleasure. The bright smiles and winning ways of the hostess made the boys feei more than at home, and a happy and enjoyable occasion was the necessarv result. Refreshments were served and—er— well served too. The hospitality of the young ladies is greatly appreciated by the College boys, and in after life we can look back to these, our happiest and brightest days. Those present were: Misses May Webb, Alma Sheets. Duskie Walker, Lessie McConnico, Ada Lee Polk, Fannie and Marie McQueen, Messrs. Houston, Gilbert, Pittuck, Ross F., Bittle A., Dazey, Abbott G., : -Howell and B;uce. A Dt<eam. Come to my arm, my darling. . . , Oh ! God, is it thus That I have lost thee, forever? Great Scott! it makes me cuss.