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Alpine Sul Ross Skyline (Newspaper) - June 29, 1927, Alpine, Texas Sul Ross Skyline published by the students of the sul Koss state teachers College. Alpine. Texas wednesday. June 29 1927 volume in. A jut 11 Kre Thi West is Quot number 16s.r.to participate in 4-5 Celebration 7teachers College regents Issue statement teachers Colletia curricula must keep . To build regents take students to join with old settlers and Pace with Public schools is j a Model sum Steps erection West Texas chamber of com claim of Board Ltd it my first they pro Bot replying to tin charge that the curriculum of the teachers College is too varied the Hoard of regents of the state teachers colleges at their annual meeting in fort Worth last week declared that a Broad course of study was necessitated by the broadening demands of the High achoo. The Board further suggested that duplication could he eliminated in the cutting out of departments of education in Quot schools that Are established und maintained As Industrial or technological institutions will Cut out their depart Nientsu of teacher training. The statement follows w c Are glad to find the work progressing Well both As to the teaching and administration of the col Leges. We Are a a shaded that the plan. Teaching and administration of our Texas teachers colleges Are Well abreast with the Best in the entire country. Aid to people the Public free schools Art the nearest institution to the heart of them Ople. They grow out of the needs of the Jwo ple and minister to those needs. Money spent on them is the Premium that the prise it pays to insure the safety of the fit Titre. Vav loitered helps the Public free schools is a contribution to the health and happiness of the people and the civilisation of the future and whatever hurts or hinders pub lie free so mols is a source of Ger to the state. The teachers colleges Are tilt Aid to the Public free Clio is. Exist for the purpose Only of dicing efficiency Anil Economy. Of time and Money in the p it lilt fret schools rile needs of these or Termini the curricula of the teach its colleges. A few years ago when High schools were few and far Between High school teachers were few in number and could be furnished by the uni a critics that had education departments in them and other agencies. In those Days the teacher training institutions could confine their labors to the preparation of teachers in the lower grades. They maintained Only two years of College work. Now that High schools have rapidly multiplied by the will of the Nople in almost every locality it has become necessary for the teachers colleges to extend and expand their courses to meet the Universal demand for the training of High school teachers. Coarse multiplied to meet this demand efficiently College courses have been multiplied and extended so As to do this work efficiently. Hence the nor Udall school has Digap it cured and the state teachers colleges have in the evolution of the school system come to take the places of the Normal a a to. His Nee better facilities better the i is and latter pay characterize the organization Aud administration of tin teachers colleges. If a charge he made against the teachers colleges that their curricula Are too varied Ami their courses too Long the unanswerable reply is that they Are meeting the demands made upon them by the High schools which is their Plain duty under the Law and the demands of the times. The Public should know that the teachers colleges Are ordained and established to prepare teachers to teach Well every subject to be found in the Public school Yurri Eulum from kindergarten to High school including both without reservation or exception. In this Field the students do work beyond bachelors although Sui Ross offers Only the Bachelor s degree at least twelve students holding degrees have registered for work in the summer ses Sion. There Are pro ably several others who registered As specials Quot and the fact that they had received their degrees was not recorded. A list of these students with their degrees follows or. R. M. Bankhead who r Cee ived his b. S. Degree from Sui Ross last term is taking mathematics 201. Miss Lena Cole teaches in Al past and holds tin ii. A. Degree from Bailor i Niv Eraitt. M iss lit suit i Arris also holds til la a. La in a from Baylor i River sity. Slit is taking special work Iii i ology. Or. I. To. Rill is also taking so dial work Iii i ology. Ills degree is from Sam Houston stat teach ors it ollege. Ile has been teaching in hoist of ii. Miss Bertha mat Hancock did Lur freshman work in Sui Ross. She has Sun Recci veil Ber Bachelor s i. Grit from the i Niver site of Texas and Ber masters from tin Culver sity of Al form. Miss Hancock has in i to it aching Iii i Elliston. Miss Nora haves holds a degree from the i Niver site it t Oklahoma. So. Is Regis red Tor i ology and history. Miss Eleanor Killough from 0. I. A., is taking two ours it in. Inca t Ion. Margin in Long holds her do Grcic from the diversity of Texas. She is doing practice teaching. Or. And mrs Leo t. Murray re coiled their from Sui Ross last it no. They arc taking math. Mat ies. Emma Lyril. A sity of Kentucky Spanish. Drury . Graduating class it rolled for analytical cottage gym building a Moth i cottage if a tip. That a the. Ant lift meeting of the will convenient accommodate. Hoard of by it tits of the t. S is state students attending Sui Ross during teachers Coll. Get s held Iii fort Worth last in k Steps Wirt taken the summer is to it. Built by the Al Pil e t lamber of Commerce Accord my to president skill. A Scales. Rids cottage will be a St rift i \ summer Type and plans Are now b. My drafted. As soon As these Are comp t. To. Work will commence in i mediately. Scales said. The Cost Complete will he in the neighbor Ihmi of so fat Homer Ferguson has agr. Cd to donate the lot ii Mui which to build Tifis House. W Hen the. Cottage is completed if it is satisfactory in every particular it will lit tak. Ii As a Model for at least i Mon to lie completed by the opt fling of summer school next year. Stab s said. This larg. Mini Ber will lit built by Alpine citizens. A a id it is believed that they can be rented at a Var reasonable rate and still flu investor will be enabled to make a l or return on his invest unit. A new gym Campus. Tin toward tin erection of Naium on the. Sui Ross building will in ready for us by tin opening of tin fall session if the pres it plans it tin Board mat. Rial inc. I wit Iii. Tubers it the Board Hon. A. La. Martin of Plainview and Hon. A. It. Mavin w of liable will visit the Campus next tuesday for the purpose of locating the build ing. An Archit it has a a a ii Ein Plovc and work will begin on the new building . Merce in festivities it w Iii Cor or 1 St lists oho As Cak at a in. Ting held Lune it. It was Learned that Runnels county was Well represented at Sui Ross this . Although All were not pres Cut at the meeting there Are Twenty la. Rapid Straits now being made i three who will participate in the by Sill Ross it Oil. G. And Alpine to i it us a in it ifs throughout tile sum w 1 re being recognized As the Hest Iii. R. Officers were elected and summer school location in Texas and committee or. Appointed to make the plans for picnics hikes and sex the Southwest is calling for Mort anti Mort accommodation and Al pin. Will Ilo its part in the partied Lur of Iii pm housing for students. I Vav 1 Uty Titre cottages have been built by Fiti to to litre in the last i b Mouths and the. A is no disposition on tin part of anyone Here to allow Studt fits w to come Here to study and enjoy tin summer climate to live in poor quarters. The la pin i i in a to t h i t Torsions to mints of interest near Al Pirn. Lite titties elected Wert president or. Horace olm r. \ ice president miss l i i i i a n k now irs. Secretary and treasurer miss Luck Harrell. Faculty sponsor or. ,1. Cole Luau. In Polit r. Miss Jewell Burns. To ism r i. Program of w. . I c. Meet announced the. W St Texas chamber of Commerce the largest organization of its kind in Texas will be in be Sion Iii Alpine on july i. This organization has been a Loyal Friend my supporter of Sui Ross and the College is glad to Welcome its him to hers to Alpine. The officers and members of the West Texas Cham her of Commerce will be tile guests of Alpine for the july f it festivities. The program for this big Bend District convention follows morning sex Ion meeting place Mojave theatre. Or. Siding officer Shirley Scales. Music Sui Ross orchestra. Invocation. Rev Sparks. Add is of Welcome senator in f. By re lev it . J. T. Fuller Marfa. Introduction of visitors. Int Rod notion of lion. Homer i. Wade. Committee api Miinte. Lits. Music. Object of District i invention. Address j Mig Hamlin of Farwell. Two minute talks by represent tin s of v isling Tow us. Barbecue. I it to. A t Oinui Pittee meetings. T i Iii l sentient Sui Ross College 7 tit informal reception by College. Homer i. Wade. Presiding. So i Ial music. Address. I Ion. In m. Stanley Elpaso Texas. Address s. Reports of Ommittee s. Selection of in it meeting place. From the nicer is enrolled for Iso of the ip.i7 if Sui Ross. Is in continued on last Page cafeteria is Given much needed space the College dining which has been part of the Home economies department has been opened in or Lier to provide adequate space for the cafeteria service. The Buffet table and other furniture have been stored the Rug rolled up and the curtains taken Down. Plain tables and inkling chairs have been furnished. Even this Plain equipment looks Good to the Hople who have Bee rating in class and on stairways. teacher state Sec Ket Iii. / v i Epi a mrs. Stephen Chalones stat. Sex cent Ive Secretary of the Texas con or cos of mothers and Parent teacher associations is in Alpine for a few Days in the interest of that organization. Mrs. Chui Uniss is giving inst rut tinn in the organization Aud conduct ing of Parent teacher association to the summer students. While Here she will also meet with member of the local . A. She will have charge of the Chapel. Xeric is on thursday. June to. Where the roiling Plains of Texas anti in mountains High i Here s a land where glorious sunsets flame in Peerless sky. C nos ring be Alpine Hills w Ith music i joyous songs Well raise. Hail to thee Sui Ross College the. We gladly Praise. Iltis a land of Pioneer spirit. Free As bracing air. Where a handclaps Means a Welcome Friendship glad to share. Ii Iller. Our i e x As youths do gather ii Ding Wisdom Call learn to love thee Sui Ross ollege. Love thee Hest of ail. Hone Sharp it m Roll \ iou Iii i Hoss ii Ephe ii. Lith unselfish sir in. Citizenship Siva it i i sits my world , Cross a is at the Romiti unit group picture of s. R. Students taken a group picture of All of the Stu dents faculty us in Liers and train ing school children was taken tues Day. June Jyh immediately after the Chapt i hour. The faculty was crowd i cd off the chairs by the number of students and were seated on the. Ground Iii the front of the group. Two t picture w. R. Made. The pie Lur. S Are ready and can i a obtained at tin registrars office Tor one in Llali each. Siut t is Sti de its Tim i St he est i a top miss Iva. I it to i r ii k a a a re pc s Uta tiv of the Mern an Junior red toss spent two Days in Alpine last a it Ltd during this time she Spok Sevy ral Tim. S to groups of Sill Ross students. She made an address at the Chapel hour. J urn a i to the cutin student body and wet several of tin classes. Miss Hendricks gave As some of the objective of the Junior Cross the promotion of habit the j minor i d is i v Lee to the Home the nation and the promotion of International Friendship Quot stated miss 11 rid Ricks. In Lier exhibit in tin girls gym a slum. Miss Hendricks showed the Junior red Cross Magazine a port Folio of everyday work for the. Lour ears of Sui Ross students v is11�?� d tin it Arshad Cavern last win k a my. Two groups of students i it to Terlingua and tin Rand Annoti and on. To Presidio. I in following people made the trip to Irshad mrs. Purvis Bur in Purvis Mabel Birdsong Tom Bowles Melvic Thompson la Verne Thompson or. Thompson or. And m is. Smart St. Ilia smart j Odessa Drake Louise Kerisli Helen Pool Etta Pegoda Annie Mac i Campbell and several others. The following people made the trip to the River Mary Caldwell and family Adelaide Kennedy Adele Roundtree Georgia Holland Pinta Holland air. Miller Eliza room and other aids for the. Red teacher Iii promoting interest Iii this i Beth Renfro Mabel Dav is Canella of work. Cox in i Ucile guitar. Sui Ross will take an Active part it tin celebrations to he held in Al pin. On july i it. Tiler will he no classes tin is two Days and Sui Ross St tub its re planning to enjoy All of t lie ii St in it u s. The. I Antiri student Bialy will March in tin lug Parade at a o clock on Mon. A morning. The classes will in featured in this Parade. The various classes will March in group and will be so dressed As to distinguish them from each other. Com mitt.-, s from the different classes have been Busy for some time making preparations for this procession and it is believed that some very Clever Aud original plan will be carried out. The Sill Ross hand will head tin procession. The definite line of March has not vet been determined. Ii e.%1 i chamber if Commerce de it Temh e i o / a entertained i hat evening the College will in to with an informal reception for the visitors \ meeting of the Vav est i exas handier of Commerce which will in in session Here at that tinn will ii. Ii. Id it the College on monday evening. Special music will by furnished by College students tin old Betti. Is and of boys Roundup will be a big feat air. Of tiles two Days this will be the sixth annual of tins sort in i Pine. And indications Are that it will be till biggest tile program for the i is t w o la is of Low s i la i morning i to v break it ii inns of Brewster. 7 . Of boy serenade on i Lori Bai k i Iii a re it i Lisle. A Iii. Early Dav Parade. Log in it Vional Mil Ting West Texas it Iii tuber of Commerce Mojave the. At i 10 0 a in Horst rads j Aud 3 year Olds. It Lloris rails visiting animals. I i Jio a Iii Lloris races Rector All. I i . Bast Ball Alpine v s. Marfa. Jackson i n id. Noon Western Barbecue. Afternoon Jackson Field general Rodeo events featuring i t a kids renowned Hunch of untamed ponies beginning o clock. Pm it Alt tying contest. I . Breakaway contest f pm. Bucking horses steers. Evening 7 to meeting West Texas c. Of. And i option for visitors at Sui hoi i i Liege o . It pronation of King Brewster and Queen Alpin. V at open Iii Pavilion followed by dance i a sections old timers doing tin Squar. V Irginia re. I a in. I of Eigsti is it Pavilion or in i maid grandpa at court House. . Band cow Camp orchestra to Iii it a. S i Gri i ii horses on in. I in a a in Liming Loio races roping horses. Ii . Races in stir county horses. A Stern Hon Jackson Field Rodeo supreme Texas kid 17 bucking broncs wild steers and trick mule. calf tying contest. 3 . Breakaway contest k . Bucking horses steers. A Emo . Water carnival to continued on Lait Paft

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