The Florida alligator
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00028291/00221
 Material Information
Title: The Florida alligator
Alternate title: Summer school news
University of Florida summer gator
Summer gator
Alternate Title: Daily bulletin
Orange and blue daily bulletin
Orange and blue bulletin
Page of record
Physical Description: v. : ; 32-59 cm.
Language: English
Publisher: the students of the University of Florida
Place of Publication: Gainesville Fla
Creation Date: July 20, 1918
Publication Date: 1912-1973
Frequency: daily except saturday and sunday (sept.-may); semiweekly (june-aug.)[<1964>-1973]
weekly[ former 1912-]
weekly (semiweekly june-aug.)[ former <1915-1917>]
biweekly (weekly june-aug.)[ former <1918>]
weekly[ former <1919-1924>]
weekly (daily except sunday and monday june-aug.)[ former <1928>]
semiweekly[ former <1962>]
weekly[ former <1963>]
normalized irregular
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Gainesville (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Alachua County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Alachua -- Gainesville
Coordinates: 29.665245 x -82.336097 ( Place of Publication )
Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 1, no. 1 (Sept. 24, 1912)-v. 65, no. 74 (Jan. 31, 1973).
General Note: Summer issues also called: Summer school ed., <1915>-1920 and again in 1923; summer issues also called: Summer ed., <1921>.
General Note: Has occasional supplements.
Funding: Funded by NEH in support of the National Digital Newspaper Project (NDNP), NEH Award Number: PJ-50006-05
 Record Information
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved. Board of Trustees of the University of Florida
Resource Identifier: aleph - 000972808
oclc - 01410246
notis - AEU8328
lccn - sn 96027439
System ID: UF00028291:00221
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Preceded by: Orange and blue
Succeeded by: Independent Florida alligator

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A iocietsij y Wedding tle(Alice Miss Goulding Pydia Pinkham); flower(FayDil-girl, lit- Duel! impending you present, our ourselves second and at ourself the desig-will -

lafd); bridesmaid, Willie Droppit
nated spot at the indicated time. ,
(MissVhitelaw) of honor
;matron -
The Alligator.Dr. .
Tie Only One Among the Miss Hasa Youngborn (Mrs. Alligator Challenged to Mor- .

Students So Far This Gay); ring bearer, Miss Beauty tal Combat .
Spott Stulle (Berlin Zweifel l). Presumablyby
I Summer Term Before the arriyal of the attendants One of Darwin's Puffer's AddressesDr.

the beautiful voice of i( Monkeys
the soloists Miss Proch Puffer is filling his engage
A rumor to the effect that a I
younglady of the U. i (Mrs. Ruth Dealand) MrsJ: t ment with the Summer School
harming Someone whose identity is only i this week. He began his seriesof
Sing} Horse Harry (Mr. Frank .
S. was soon to be wedded ton ;
out-of-town confirm Zeigler) were heard in"0 Prom- partly disclosed has challenged lectures Monday evening and
man was ise us to a test of brute strengthand delivered one each day for the
d last Saturday night when ate Me. endurance as is disclosed by entire week. His great forte is
Miss Ima Bute The bewitching bride who
: A T 0 house : vocational
the following guidance, particularly -
never looked more charming,
liss Wynona \Vetherbv) was Editor Alligator:-We take exception for boys. Some minister has
was gowned in a graceful flowing -
ntied in mock marriage to Mr.
to certain statements evidently, at some time in the
'Fill B. Orflerich (MissAnitaCox) evening pass tae fort for made by you in the !last two issues -:' past, done the doctor a personal I ainjury.
: those present. I.I
Chattahoochee. The wed-
. relative to Darwin's theoryof In his lectures he even
Even though 1Ir.Vill B. Orfle '
.jing occasioned the greatest in- evolution. We propose that steps aside to give the noble
rich did take it awfully hard, we '
rest for fortn'g'it: : and the
a an-
either of in I ministry personal jab
you meet one us per- a some-
hope he and his fair bride will
ipation of the invited guestsas sonal physical encounter in such ;times below the belt, as it were.
more than equalled by .the have a very successful journey I manner and at"such time and I j The doctor reveals exceptional

alization of the fun of the ev- through the land' of matrimony. I with such weapons as best suits : ability while discussing his favorite -
There somethin 'bout weddin, '
ing's ceremony, arranged and to make a fellow learn. you. A direct and immediate! subject, the boy. But to
cried out by the young ladies I i He.thinks that she is hb'n: but j answer is expected. \Ve might j the i' ii;gator he flounders somewhat -
the A T 0 house. I finds that he is her'r. add that we expect to make a'o when he steps out and

The house was appropriately !I monkey of you as you did with !;I takes up other subjects, particularly -

corated for the occasionpineanches I .. "c UO;>. the ministry, upon which -

vanish ,moss pea vines, etc.,, water being melon artist-'I'Ws m the Ejo&1$$ i I i Parties Signed Offended, The Parties: Off ended. J j[judgment.he is clearly unqualified to pass

wonderfulfeet. i
arranged I Gentlemen(?)-1 n answer to)| To.our mind the ministry is a
o the above challengethe Alligatr high calling and an honorable -
About thirty friends assembled Dramatic EntertainmentThe I wishes to say that the same is ac- ;one, but like all other profes-

eight o'clock to witness the fourth annual entertain- cepted and the terms and condi--j;sions, that of lecturer included,

ptials. The wedding party ment of the Peabody Dramatic tions to govern this physical en- some inefficient ones will creep
owly. entered the aisles made Club will be given in the Uni-- counter shall be as follows; time, j j;in. This can not';be'avoided in

rains the ribbon bearers to the versity Chapel, this Saturday evening -|midnight of Monday the 29th in-,: the ministry anymore" than in
of Lohengrin's July 27, at 815; under the stant; weapons, soft gloves; pnr- 'other callings. On the whole,
:awed by the pianist, Miss P. An direction of Dr. Chapman. An '; ties, ourself against either one or'! the mininstry is composed of I

Stule (Miss Clyde Mansell). 'entire evening of laughter, inter- I| both of you ;attendants, a second ': competent men of high and lofty

omposinsr the party were the 'spersed with piano and violin | for each party; spectators, any I ideals with as small a percentage
d Mowing: ribbon bearers, Miss 1 I the Summer School i of will be
music, and the latest and best ; members of inefficiency as found i
earl Button (Evalyn Demaree), i 1 pieces of martial music from anew : who care" to attend; place I'in any other calling. "It is doubted

, iss Apple Blossom White (Inez Edison phonograph, secur-I!on east bank of 'Gator Lake: awards if any other profession is

llins), Miss Jane May Dixie ed especially for this occasion. i o the vanquished party to ;, wielding so great an influence .
i lissThclmaBrown), father, Mr. .Admission, 25c. Tickets at the'fill water coolers with ice at six I\ for good and has more rapidly "

A. Bute (Walter Gay); minis- University Bookstore and :at the.o'clock each morning and at two come into its own as has the
r, Rev. Hunks O. Gray Matter door. :o'clock each afternoon each day : ministry. Statements to the contrary : 0I
illie Wade); best man,}Jr.Paul 'for the remainder of the session. t by such men as Dr. Puffer

mpkinickle (lone \Vhitelaw) JUST RECEIVED, a full lire If nothing further is heard from i i f notwithstanding.
id of honor, Miss Chesa Catt Boudoir Slippers in all colors tli I "

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.. i Florida III atop QUITE A NUMBER are mony was read with much dignity barrasses people.

still in arrears with the Alligator. and solemnity by the old Things can be too sweet to

t Summer School Edition It has been suggested that a list grey headed minister.At wholesome.

i of those who have not paid up the conclusion of the cere- Prayer is a spiritual bath.

I : subscription, 25c for the Term be published in next week's, I mony the wedding party and 'Tis better to go without th

issue and same be read out in guests enjoyed a dance,and good to have at too great cost.

the Dining Hall. We trust that old ice-cold punch was .served.

Published.. Every Friday I IIf I this will not be necessary. I Catchy games made the eveningpass
Story Hour
If Entered as second-class matter Sep Hon. Shelton Phillips, State too fast for those present. 730
; Tuesday Evening,
'.; ti: tember 28, 1912, at the postoffice 'at I r Rural School Visitor, paid the July 30
: Gainesville, Florida, under the Act of:: Summer School a pleasant visit I Since Dr. Puffer's lecture at Raggylug of the, _- Miss Wiikos
Story Wylie,
\ t 1 Miss
March 3d, i879. Ca
and !
; Jchapel Tuesday
:' [ this week. He was introducedby The Endless Tale, Miss
\ this olio wing his suggestion that The Soul of the Hul
a. : THE LINEUPWM. Dean Cox at Chapel Great Be'), Mrs.B
morning and made a brief but each person should have a) familytree

TYLER *- Manager forceful appeal to the teachersfor the Alligator has personallygone The commencement
WM. KOEHLER >- Typographer numtx
4 E. G.ROOKS Advertising Manager thoro and careful preparationfor about the matter of writingup of the Rollins Sandspur, thep
J A. MERBLER Circulation M'g'r their high calling. Mr. one for himself. It is with lication of Rollins College 'V

1 Miss EDITH STANTON StenographerJ. I Phillips' address has been the much regret that he would say tep Park, is before us. ,It i

G. YOOS, Devil chief subject of comment thro- that he had not proceeded very clear attractive twelve

out the day. far until he encountered some sheet p a f
brimming full
R: Place communications and inter
t all news
characters that he did not care to
items in boxes designated for that I ing college items. If this is tob

,j' ,- _'. purpose in Peabody and,Language Lake County Picnic include. Not knowing how to taken as an index of the class
3 J I' Halls. As a matter of"good faith" dispense with them or avoid work they are doing
at Rollia
1:, sign your name to every piece. Last Saturday evening the using them he has discontinuedthe we would
I pronounce it"A"
I Lake County teachers met in nua
work. The Alligator has no ber .
I A SOCIETY VERSE front of Buckman Hall with a family tree.Attention. 1.GAINESVILLE

large crate of various eatables.
There was a young matron Teachers: Are youa
I k. I And what do you think? They then walked out past the subscriber to the Florida NATIONAL B 61
She lived upon'nothing Farm House to a tavorite picnic
Scdoolrocm? Before leavingthe
1 But teas that were pink. ,ground. The "eats", which Gainesville Florida
Summer School do not fail
r Teas that were pink, after all are what we go to a
j' .j. Formed the chief .f her diet to pay the Schoolroom a visit We solicit
picnic for, were especially delicious your business
I And she wouldn't stay homey and leave your subscription for
To keep the Kid quiet. this trip, consisting of"weenies" the ensuing school year. Head- -

L-. cheese, sandwiches,
quarters for same are one and
I tuny sandwiches, pickles, jelly James Chesnut Jr.
the 'same with the Alligator, ,
We the rolls and On the
I. were goat. i pears. way
basement Langnage Hall. Miss
home all stopped at the Farm Men's, Women's and
t -1 j We have been the goats. Grace Claxon who is personally
House where Children's FINE
we seriously SHOES
I But, we won't be the goats. in charge will be glad to see
damaged a number of water South Side
z: I Squrre
When anything interesting I melons. you. If not convenient to do

.: I i happens, think of the Alligator. this, any member of the Alligator -

1' -. f- The soldiers have their uni- Add. Society WeddingThe staff will be delighted to take W. S. Dorsey & Co.
: ; orms at last. Have yon noticed? your subscription and pass it on

: j The Alligator is just like a"I Simp that wrote up the to her. You will thus be enabledto Leaders in Fine Groceries

I wife. Every fellow should have I wedding_did not know any bet- keep in close, intimate touch Phones ,15 and 150

"I ter than to write on both sides of with the educational affairs of
one of his own, and quit running! Gainesville, : Florida
one sheet. Our stenographer, in the state.
I after the other fellow's.LALIES' .
I transcribing the hieroglyphics,
I naturally never thought of looking
; out to make room for Bex Tax
; : on the other side of the pap- A LEX'SOpposite
I : fall goods. Busy,Bazaar, next to
er. Hence, the latter part of the -"Now a promise made is a
: United Shoe Store. 5t2 I University
account reads debt unpaid.-Service.
.' ,; I queer. real
Why do the couples who go' cause of the trouble was not discovered "\Vho overcomes by force RESTAURANTICECREAM
; out to study (?) their lessons PARLOR
until the front page was Hath overcome but half his foe."
under the "pear" trees always I -
printed. Beginning at the description Milton.
take their books with them? !
of the bride's "The
-gown, in- peculiarity of prudery is

Dean Cox, evidently, is afraid sert the following; to multiply sentinels in proportion Dr. GORDON TYSON

A somebody will steal the University jug evening costume of shim- as the fortress is less threat- Dentist

buildings. We noticenearly I mering, snowy white material, ened.-Hugo. '

1 t: j- ,- every night, especially Friday and wore her veil five yards in "The length of a man's life is

= Saturday and Sunday nights, he in length. She carried
a bridal what he gets into it, not the timeit
.. places two guards at each door, bouquet of vegetables, mostly'I stretches over.Phillpots."Babels The k efcule Tea Root

of every building. As he wantsto ;I watermelons, peavine and onion ', men block out,

be strictly impartial, he makes The groom in full dress suit'of j'' Babylons they build." the Art Shopof .

. each door. set up of one from !his best man met the bride at the| Browning.

i each sex. On, wall.! I altar in the parlor. The cere-1' It is the naked truth that em- Norah Norton '__


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A State University of the Highest Educational Standards, -Ranking with the Largest and Best Universities A_
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of the North and East. !Military Training under officers of the U. S. Army. Students offered .

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Pure Personalities$ The Alligator almost crawls .
under the table every time "Ar- j
buckle" Yates begins reading out
the names of those who Jiave not
If it isn't in the Alligator, you properly provided themselves

are naturally dubious about it. with meal tickets. So far he has

$5.50 Georgette, Saturday only escaped, but at times merely by

Ride $3.98, all colors. Busy Bazaar of the skin of his teeth. One good

course, next to United Shoe man fainted the other day when GAINESVILLE. FLORIDASHOES
Store. 5t2 his name was called. Out of respect -

in theUniversity LADIES' BATHING Suits i for his loved ones we refrain -

Bus' Shdes and Caps reduced 25 per from mentioning his name. ,

cent. Busy Bazaar, next to United Mr. J. T. Diamond of Milton,I
member of the Board of Control,I H H
Fare, One\Vay, lOc Shoe Store. 5tl B. M. Tench .
Wanted An athelic between registered at the Summer School
Fifteen Rides for $1.00 i
Minutes the University Summer last Monday and will remain to o GAINESVILLE Q
Ever'Twenty the end of the term. Mr. Diam-
School boys and the soldier boys FLORIDA
This should be arranged soon. ond was recently elected to the E
principalship of J. M. Tate Agri- E
Among the young ladies pres-
cultural School i n Escambia
ent at chapel Wednesday morn-I
County. SHOE S
ing, we noticed County Superintendent -I
Simmons of Gainesville.The .I Dr. and Mrs. Murphree have
I returned to the University after I
of North Caro-
an absence of several weeks.
I lina advises every man, woman I'Their many friends at Summer The Phifer State Bank
and child in the state to buy a;
Gainesville Planing & Coffin Cc. I School as well.as throughout the
razor and save shaving expenses i state will be glad to learn of the Strong and Conservative

Flooring, Ceiling, Siding, Finish Miss Kittrell paid her subscription great improvement in the health]!Gainesville. Florida

Daily Capacity 25,000 Feet to the Alligator last Wed of Mrs. Murphree. Dr. Murphree -

nesday. May her tribe increase.Go introduced at chapel
Gainesville, Fla. Phone 166 was
L- thou and do likewise. She Thursday morning and expres- Headquarters for -

Eyes Tested Glasses Fitted may regard this as her receipt. sed his pleasure at being permitted Sporting GoodsNONE
Prof. B. B. Lane is still in arrears' to return before the
Broken Lenses Duplicated .
in one hour's time Do ycu play Tennis, BasketBall close of the session. BETTER

i or do you engage in Ath Mr. Herrington of the Exten- The Thomas Co.J. .
C. H. Coles & Son letics of any kind? If so, you sion Department of the University -

Refracting and Mfg Opticians. will need a pair of "Keds." We who is in charge of State

sell them. L. C.- Smith, North work, having to do ]largely with W. McCollum & Co. I

Side of Square. tf boys' clubs, was at chapel 'fues-,I

L. J. BurkhimClothier WHICH WHICH, day morning and made an earn- Druggists

and Furnisher Professor Tyler, announcingthe I est appeal to the teachers to co- Corner East Main and Union
POPULAR GOODSat management of the Alligator) I operate with the county agentsin ,

POPULAR PRICES 'The Dean has asked me to take'I the extension of this work.He I

hold of the business end of the I I pointed out many instances in See A. J. VIDAL
Alligator and Mr. Koehler to whic teachers could be of material -
Do Business with take the machanical end." I I help in the promotion of For Drugs, Stationery, Toilet ,

THE mm NATIONAL BANK' Query; Which end of an alligator -I I boy club work. ,Mr. Herrington | Articles, Souvenir Cards,
I Waterman's 1
is the "Business end" and II impresses us as being the right I Pens.
'TleN w Million)] Dollar B.mk,' I
which is the"Mechanical end"? man in the right" place.
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QUESTION AND ANSWER Dear Pr. Sub.: Our Q. and A. If you come once, you can't stay avay-

i Dear Editor: I am a young:man Dept. is open to subscribers only TheatreCOOLCOMFORTABLECONVENIENT.
Until prospectiveness be- Lyric
a twenty-one years of age and en- your
gaged to the loveliest girl of 18 comes' a pleasurable reality we *
I summers. I have no means to must emphatically and firmly refrain S.L. Carter, Manager\

provide a home for her. I cannot from answering your ques'
i ,t bear to think of breaking the tions. Sub. price is only two bits.

engagement. Advise what to Expert advice on this one ques- Normal Students
do. Desperate. tion alone might boj worth a for- ..

:- t; { Dear Des;;You have our sym tune to you. We suggest that THE BIG STORE extends you a cordial in- .
f pathy. No doubt you haye of- you subscribe at once. Our Mr.! vitation to make it your headquarters whilein
': : ten noticed" bricks lying in the Rooks, Mr. Merbler or Mr. Williams -j town. We will do our best to supply your
I t will be glad to take at lowest prices.
{:. :' street where they had fallen from your wants
L .;;:": a passing wagon.. We suggest j name. Ed. All Ladies' Shoes Men's Shoes Ladies' 'VaistsfenYs
begin picking and Andy wants to knowon Outfitting Hosiery and Kerchiefsand
that you up 4nxious
<: Furnishings Dress Goods and Street HatsLadies' '
saving them. You *will be sur- what occsions to remove his
i Rest Room Second Floor FREE
prised how rapidly they will ac hat. Not having had time ta calla
i, 1 : cumulate. Do the same with all meeting of the Staff ta have -" W. N. Wilson, Owner .

i 1.. stray pieces lumber and before the benefit of the combined and

I ",,' you realize it you will have the concentrated wisdom and omni--
necessary material for a house. science thereofwe will not keep

+f'"i I Thrift and perseverance will win you on the anxious seat. We Johnson's
; over all obstacles. The Alligator should say that under the following Pharmacy .

i: will be glad to have an account I occasions and cirumstances Anything in the Drug Line '
"I' of your success. connected therewith, it wouldbe

:! I i I Dear Alligator: I should like perfectly proper to remove
t } hat without causing undue
; to know, and there are a number your
.; ; of others interested, whether comment: on going to bed, getting -
: Prof. Jones is married. Every fitted for a new hat, takinga The Wilson Company
effort on our part to gain this im- bath, taking up a collection in

,- portant information direct from your hat, getting a hair-cut, saluting -
him has proven futile. You will the flag, and when kissinga Gainesville's Popular Store
I \ girl that is wearing one of the
oblige a considerable
> E greatly Normal Students, make this store
: i' number of us by giving this in broad-brimmed hat s. There 'rs -
formation. School Ma'am. I Ii may be some other occasions.IT ( gip-, Your r Store ..
i Dear School Ma'am: While: QUALITI anaLeaders SERVICE"

t : your question is somewhat out, WILL PAY you to visit "{ z. in -:
I ; of our field of research and investigation our store this week. Closingout
..; I"" we have carefully all summer shoes. For prices Dry Goods, Notions,

}! I looked into the case. We are see windows. United Shoe Ladies' ReadytoWearand ::
I still somewhat in doubt but feel Store, next to Busy Bazaar. 5t3
", practically safe in saying that he 'i Millinery '

.:. is, or has been, married. It is'I' Arbuckle Yates, the
; quite probable that he has grandchildren popular
'I' manager{ of the Dining Hall I
now attending school in
makes a standing offer that
,I I this state. We have set in motion -
L' a line of inquiry that will anyone eating many astwelveears .. New York RacketDry
: r of boiled corn may have a
eventually ferret out to a certainty bundle of fodder for desert. One Goods, Notions, Shoes, Hats and Gents Furninshings.
; ? the information you seek.,
But why worry about a little I young man, whose name was We Will Appreciate Your Business .
stricken out by the Censor
matter like that when there are very
nearly won the coveted prize at
still so many unattacked bachelors
dinner the other day.
and widowers on the Campus -

Dearest Alligator: I have bright I Your Kodak work will receive Eastman Kodaks and.Supplies Goods
r Sporting
prompt attention ,
auburn hair which is beginning i by experienced
to show streaks of grey, which is:t photographers at Van Sickel's Phone
very distasteful to me. I do not I!Studio, South side of Square, tf 7

i i wish to have my age misjudged I i I --

on account of a few prematuregrey I I Anyone It
failing to receive the Pay You
hair, yet I do not want to ,Alligator regularly will confer :
;' resort to dying. What would favor a
by giving us notice. A to call and see our lines of Ladies' ',
you advise? Prospective Sub- note !
: in
one of the Alii Ready-to-Wear at Low Prices.
: scriber. gator boxes will
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