Fact and Rumor.

Professor Mac Vane has gone to Florida.

Laboratory work in Botany I will not begin for a fortnight.

A freshman nine is being organized at Columbia.

Amherst is talking of organizing a debating union.

Amherst will erect a new chemical laboratory at a cost of $100,000.

Haddock of the Boston Reds is to coach the Williams nine.

The Trinity Tablet is soon to publish a book of "Trinity Verse."

Four of the candidates for the Yale nine are graduates of Andover.

Maynard Ladd '94, has been elected assistant business manager of the Monthly.

The Mott Haven Squads will begin training again today at the usual hours.

Marks for first half-year in English B were given on the themes returned yesterday.

The candidates for the Columbia athletic teams will begin light training this week.

Hereafter the doors in Pol. Econ. I will be closed and locked at five minutes past the hour.

Rutgers defeated Princeton by a score of 4 to 2 in polo on Saturday. The game was played on the ice, and was very close and exciting.

"Hermann and Dorothea" must be read outside the class in German 4 before the spring vacation.

The Eissouri State University which was recently destroyed by fire may be rebuilt in another part of the State.