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Title The Cougar, Vol. 1, No. 2, April 30, 1928
Contributor
  • Williams, Crawford, Jr.
Date April 30, 1928
Language English
Description From masthead: "Published Monthly by the Students of Houston Junior College of Houston, Texas."
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  • College student newspapers and periodicals
  • University of Houston
Place
  • Houston, Texas
Genre
  • newspapers
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  • Text
Identifier LH1.H6 C6; OCLC: 10270243
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  • University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
  • University of Houston Archives
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Title File 004
Transcript TH ] COUGAR Introducing— Our Faculty I The position of honor goes to H. W. South, our grand old registrar. He is the amiable fellow that you first encountered upon enrolling in the Junior college. Mr. South in reality rivals the great Major Hoople in travels and experiences. Many of his ex periences were in Texas in the pioneer days and are equally as educational as interesting. Mr. South enjoys a chat with any student. If you get tired of English go to see him—he speaks German, Spanish and French more fluently than a freshman speaks English. Then there is Mr. Porter, mathematics instructor, another qualified for the position of honor. Mr. Porter, bashful and smiling, is rather reticent even though he has spent a number of years at A. and M. College. However, once you coax him into conversation you are pleasingly surprised at his brevity in wit, and thorough knowledge of many subjects. Some reporter found that Coach John R. Bender was an M.A., M.S. and L.L.M, but that wasn't sufficient to further interest those that already know him as an athlete and coach. Coach Bender is a witty speaker and has that "get up, speak up, shut up' style that pleases all audiences. The fellows are all fond of the coach and in him have an admirable example of an athlete, gentleman, sport, prof., ladies' man and what not. Who 13 that walking down the corridor carrying some sort of a contraption? Why that's Samuel Biskin, hard working professor, teaching two sciences, chemistry and physics. Professor Biskin is the busiest man in the state and yet remains the Beau Brummel of the college—'Sno use girls, he's married. The charming little blonde coming up the walk ? No, that isn't a delegate from Atlantic City. It is Miss Huberich, our English instructor, a graduate of the University of Texas, and spark plug of many of our successful school activities. We have a most unusual gentle-1 man on our faculty, Prof. Ander, M.S., j son of a preacher, a preacher himself,: and an authority on biology. In ad- dition to his duties at the college, he lectures over the radio, contributes insect articles to the Houston Post- Dispatch, and carries on the good work of preaching a sermon on Sunday. Just another regular fellow of the faculty of the Junior College. An affable and a valuable organizer, a promoter and a dependable coworker is found in Prof. Harris, who also knows his stuff on sale ship. When the committees on dance programs and ticket sales follow his advice, increased attendance is noted at every affair. lege should enjoy and which at present we do not. To Make Survey. "The School Board is making a survey of the conditions and needs of the Houston public schools and is planning an extensive building program. In this program the board expects to include the erection of a junior college building. "We will have a new building," concluded Mr. Black. E. J. Matthews, registrar of the University of Texas and representative of the Texas Association of Colleges, declared that if affiliation should be granted the Houston Junior College, a question to be decided at an early date by the association, that affiliation would be void if, after two years, the Houston Junior College is not housed in a building of its own. That would mean that the Junior College would have to be re-examined and passed upon again by the association if affiliation is re-obtained. The Board of Education is doing every- thng in ther power to avert such a calamty and as Mr. Biack expressed himself, "There is an abundance of hopes for a new building for the Houston Junior College." MR. DUPRE LAUDS— (Continued from Page One) larger number of teachers than usual and this adds a serious tone to school life. "The discipline for the entire year has been exceedingly good and I attribute this to the fact that we have a high class group of students." Native Texan. Mr. Dupre is a native Texan and comes from a family of teachers. He received the degree of Bachelor of Arts from Southwestern University in 1922 and a Master of Arts degree from Texas State University in the other day a HOW TO LIVE COMFORTABLY ON $100,000 a Year Naturally, you must make every effort to limit yourself to the bare necessities of life. If you are accustomed to wearing three and four suits and hats every day, try cutting this down to two and then gradually down to one. Many people entertain the foolish notion that they must have five or, six automobiles to get about properly. ■- That there isn't a lick of sense to this , *' was proven by the fact that just the summer of 1923. Mr. Dupre has completed practically tt wo years of course work toward"je degree of Doctor of PhilosophV*Ji Administrative Education. He is specializing in junior college administration for his Ph. D. degree. Mr. Dupre has had nine years experience in administrative teaching in Texas, three of which were in San Antonio public schools and junior college, which he helped to organize in 1925. In this college he was Dean of studends during the years '25, '26. Last year Mr. Dupre organized and directed the Brownsville junior college, securing the recognition of both of the affiliating bodies. War Air Pilot. During the World War he was in service for 17 months during which Students will be credited with 1001 time he received a commission as an votes for each one dollars worth of I air pilot. Mr. Dupre instructed in the ads solicited for "The Cougar." Fur- advanced flying school at Brooks ther particulars regarding any phase I Field, San Antonio. of the contest, but especially the soliciting of ads, may be obtained from E. M. Tadlock, assistant business manager of "The Cougar." who may be found at the ballot box in the conservatory any night between 4 and 10 p. m. Winners. The nominee in each group receiving the greatest number of votes will be declared winner. Nominations and voting will begin April 30 and will close at 10 p. m., May 15. WILL SELECT MOST POPULAR— (Continued from page one) gives the voter one vote for each of his seven nominations. To Get More Votes. n was seen on 3kiis and |' seemed to be getting along nicely. Roller 3kates or tricycle would serve just as well and the money that could be saved on the upkeep alone is worth considering. On the other hand, quite a little spare change can be picked up by indulging in some side line in your leisure time. Driving a taxi, trimming windows, or ushering in a show offer means by which you can meet expenses and maintain your decency and at the same time the work is pleasant. Better, yet, learn to play the saxophone or trap drums. Oth-i^' ers have done it. So can you. Can you hum a tune? Write for free booklet. Tells how. Summing the whole thing up, the solution is quite simple. By avoiding roast pork, intoxicated motorists and falling buildings, you should be able to live quite comfortably on $100,000 a year. Compliments of JOHNNIE WALKER Filling Station 2219 Louisiana Compliments of W. C. MOORE Second Nat'l Bank Bldg. In addition to his numerous techni cal activities he has done valuable work for A. and M. College and the Houston Chamber of Commerce in directing agricultural clubs. Mr. Dupre helped to organize and put over the first All-State Junior College Conference, held by the University of Texas, at Austin. This con» ference was sponsored by the Junior College association of the University of Texas summer school. In that body Mr. Dupre has served one year as The contest is being held under the vice.prMident and at present is serv auspices of the staff of "The Cougar" {ng &s president. with Miss May Bes3 Huberich, Eng- , . , - . , ' Mr. Dupre was selected for the position of assistant dean of the Houston lish instructor, in charge. Judges of the contest are Irvin Waldman, chairman; Eugene Tadlock, Garland Sadler, and Miss Huberich. OFFICIAL BALLOT All these deserve honorary positions as do many more, but for lack of space, we will have to conclude the introductions for this issue and continue them in our next. NEW BUILDING— (Continued from page one) indeed great, and at present we are continually stepping upon the heels of San Jacinto high school students. There are naturally some conflicts between the two student bodies even though the hours for attending classes are different. "The sharing of the athletic field is a great problem and one which we can solve only by having a new location for the Junior College. The present location, at San Jacinto high school offers no locker space for college students. There are many other facilities which a class A Junior Col- For the Most Popular Girl No m i nee For the Most Popular Boy Nominee For Most Popular Faculty Member N om in ee_ For the Prettiest Girl Nominee For the Most Handsome Boy Nominee For the Most Representative Student Nominee- For the Mo3t Witty Student HOT WIENER ROAST— (Continued from Page One) weiner roast3 that I ever went to happened before ten o'clock. Anyhow, this procrastinating son-of-a-gun and I went to see a couple of friends, and believe me, I sure do like steam heat— in a house. Compliments of State National Bank Wallis Drug Store Hadley 0220 Junior College and recommended to the Board of Education by Dr. E. E. Oberholtzer, president of the Junior College. Gold-diggers that were once "Forty- niners" are now perfect "Thirty- sixes." j|J -.;, Compliments of Dr. J. Allen Kyle EVERYTHING FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY AT W. C. MUNN COMPANY THRILLING DRAMATIC—PLAY— (Continued from page two) cured a divorce and is again very much in evidence. Things start happening. Gloria again tries to ensnare Dallas. There is a costume ball; cases of smallpox and chicken pox, and the house, with its queer personnel, is quarantined. Compliments of Guaranty NationalBank Almcda Pharmacy Holman and La Branch Phone Had. 1193-8194-9047 RETTIG'S ICE CREAM Johnston & Saylor's Candies Bring In Your Prescription UNITED SALT CO. i Stock—$5 Share B. V. CHRISTIE & CO. Investment Bankers DRIVE THROUGH RIVER OAKS Compliments HOUSTON SPORTING COMPANY, Inc. Gilbert Gardner, Manager Complete Line of Sporting Goods 1005 MAIN STREET
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