Fact and Rumor.
It is not generally known that President Cleveland's father was a graduate of Yale.
The Columbia nine practice every afternoon in Tammany Hall. - Yale News.
President McCosh is the subject of an article in the February Century, with frontispiece portrait.
Corrected themes in French 3 and 11 will be returned in Sever 19, Saturday, January 29, from 8.30 to 10 A. M.
The trustees of Amherst College have recommended that the number of students be limited to three hundred.
The steamer Independente, for Mediterranean ports, sailed yesterday. Among the passengers were President and Mrs. Eliot.
It is stated that a prize of $1,500 is given yearly at Princeton to the sophomore who passes the best examination in classics.
Members of French 1, 3, and 11 not having handed in their blue books are requested to leave them before Saturday next in box near Sever 21.
It is probable that new dormitories will soon be erected at Harvard. They are to have all the newest steam-heating appliances and a bath-room, with hot and cold water, attached to each set of rooms. - Ex. Ting! Ting!
Students in Physics B will please leave their laboratory note-books at the Physical Laboratory (upper rooms) on or before Saturday, February 5th.
Members of French I. who have not yet recited Le Loup et L' Agneau are requested to do so on Saturday, January 29, in Sever "A" or 19 from 8.30 to 10 a.m.
The Glee Club is to give a concert in Dover, February 16th. Two days after they are to sing at the first meeting of the Harvard Club just organized at Fall River.
All petitions for changes in the elective studies presented before 12 m. on Monday, January 24th, have been acted upon and are in the hands of the secretary. Petitioners should call at once and ascertain what further action is necessary in their cases.
A preliminary meeting of the representatives of student publications of the colleges in the neighborhood of Boston was held in the Quincy House Wednesday afternoon. Letters will be sent to each of the 29 college papers published in New England, stating the purpose of the proposed association and asking their co-operation.