The Battalion. (College Station, Tex.) 1893-current, September 15, 1944, Image 3
FRIDAY AFTERNOON, SEPTEMBER 15, 1944
(Continued trom Pag* 2)
of tots that play around over the
campus but this particular group
greeted every passing Aggie with
*gEAT BRYAN FIELD. Army, that
is a prime example of the spirit.
'Short but not Sweet
* Reports for the San An-
tonio A. & M. Club are far from
encouraging. According to their
reports there are only 48«» Aggies
•'planning to attend the Aggie
Gridiron Dance in San Antonio
after the Texas Tech game. If
there are no more Aggies than
this over there for the game, well
* ole army, what’s the matter? Lets
have enough Aggies there to real
ly support the team and take the
Alamo City by storm.
* Sign for Victory
Dick Smith, president of the
San Antonio Club has made a
* guarantee that they will take any
signs that may be made to San
Antonio and see that they are dis
played in conspicious places. Here
is'a chance for all of the outfits
to have a sign in San Antonio
* about the Red Raider game. Dick
says that he would like to see
some good signs, good like the old
ones were good-.
- S KELTON, a stack of bones
with all the people scraped off . .
. Hug, a roundabout way of ex
pressing affection . . . Sandwich,
* an unsuccessful attempt to make
both ends meat. . . . Eskimos,
% God’s frozen people. . . . Marriage,
- love turned so the seams show . .
. Prude, a good woman in the
worst sense of the word. . .
Truant Officer, a talent scout for
- a return school . . . Hick Town,
one where is no place to go where
you shouldn’t be. . . . Brassiere, a
girl’s bosom friend. . . . Closet,
where a girl keeps most of her
clothes when she’s dressed’ up.
The the little co-ed said, “No
more service shows for me. The
last time we entertained at a
camp the M. P.’s came right up
to the bus and pinched me.”
Query: Why is Jimmie Durante
so popular at the north pole?
Answered by the Eskimo belle:
“With a nose like that he makes
my ideal lover.”
Now we say good night, V Mail
* It used to be the U. S. male
That kept me up at night—
, 'Now spelled a little differently
That answer still is right.
* Loving and Yelling
Don’t forget to get that gal
down for the dance. Not only will
she be here for the dance but you
can take her home after the ball
game. It’s not every weekend that
an Aggie can get and spend Fri
day night with a beautiful date
^ then take her out the next day to
a football game. Before we leave
it might be in order to ask on what
^occasion can a man carry a blan
ket on one arm and have a girl on
^ the other? Only to football games
my man. Only at fotball games
without causing the tongues to
Twenty-five per cent of the
women enrolled in the Women’s
Auxiliary Corps are married.
(Contlnhed v Froin Page I)
that they would take it up with
their commanding officer and the
Aggies were eager to present it to
Further discussion brought out
several other pertinent factors
causing disagreement. The sailors
said that something should be done
to make the naval detachment feel
a part of A. & M. In order to do
this the Aggies proposed that the
sailors attend yell practices and
elect a yell leader to lead the sail
ors in the Aggie yells at the foot
ball games. It was finally decid
ed that there should be a yell lead
er from the navy and one from the
Aggies have complained about
the sailor practice of upstreaming.
The sailors countered with the
statement that they were not given
liberty until one o’clock Saturday
and thus would always be at the
end of a hitch-hiking line. It was
proposed that two lines be formed
at every corner, one for Aggies
and one for sailors, each line tak
ing the rides alternately. Both
sides thought that this arrangement
would be the fairest possible un
der the circumstances.
It was a general feeling among
those present at the meeting that
something needed to be done to
acquaint the Aggies and sailors.
The men ' representing the corps
offered to give a dance honoring
the sailors as soon as possible. In
return the sailors said that they
would trye to give a dance honor
ing the Aggies.
The general conclusion drawn
from the meeting was that the
two groups should participate in
more social activities together. The
navy wholeheartedly approved of
this and said that they would go
as far as naval regulations would
Members of the senior class rep
resenting the Aggies were: Andy
Jones, head yell leader; H. Q.
Sibley, senior yell elader; Jack
Palmer, executive officer on 2nd
regimental staff; Paul Olschner,
commander of the 2nd regiment,
and Calvin Brumley, corps execu
Naval personnel composing the
sailor committee were E. M. Perry,
J. M. Gouger, A. H. Way, J. C.
Mount, C. O. Garner, and W. T.
Judd, the six company commanders.
Another meeting between the two
groups was arranged for next Tues
day night in the Ward Room of
A destroyer to be called U. S. S.
Frank Knox will be built in honor
of the late Secretary of the Navy
FEATURED ON WTAW
The talented and lovely Donna
Dae is a featured vocalist with
Fred Waring’s popular Pennsyl
vanians, ' - *
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dealer in College Station, and he appreciates your cooperation.
He wants to help you, too, by giving you the best trades
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man will not be handicapped.
If some of you Aggies get in a tight for cash on the way home or even before
you leave for home, remember the Loupot Loan Fund (limit to loan, $5 as long as
there is money in the Fund). If on the road and in need, wire me collect.
“Trade With Lou—He’s Right With You” J. E. LOUPOT, Class of ’32
T Need Cash, Too!”