Fact and Rumor.

John D. Rockfeller presented Chicago University with $175,000 as a New Year's gift.

W. O. Hickok '95-S., has thus far attained the highest standard of physical measurements which has ever been made at Yale.

Thomas, who has played centre-field on the U. of P. nine for several years, has resigned the captaincy for this year. Blakely will probably be elected to the position.

The January number of the New England Magazine contains, in connection with an article on Radcliffe College, several pictures which were taken by the Harvard Camera Club for the World's Fair exhibit.

Hygienic cooking has been added to the list of studies at the Lawrence Scientific School, and arrangements have been made for instruction at the Boston Cooking School.