EVENTS OF THE PAST YEAR
SEPTEMBER 21--1000 Freshmen enter Harvard as the Class of 1938.
OCTOBER 8-- Shaun Kelly, Jr. '36, Student Council member, takes charge of Class of 1938.
OCTOBER 4 --Corporation declines the Hanfstaengl scholarship.
OCTOBER 9 --Charles C. Burlingham '79, succeeds Adams as Alumni head.
OCTOBER 10 --Chester K. Litman '35, wins the Francis H. Burr Scholarship.
OCTOBER 11 --Bell-ringing at Lowell House starts up again.
OCTOBER 17 --Beer deficit threatens the University.
OCTOBER 18 --Hemenway Gymnasium re-opened for Graduate students.
OCTOBER 25 --Bacon is elected and Roosevelt policies are downed in CRIMSON poll. Hitler convicted on most counts in mock trial. George R. Minot '08, receives Nobel Prize.
OCTOBER 30 --Engineering School turned over to Graduate study.
NOVEMBER 1 --Construction on Parking lot is started.
NOVEMBER 3 --Harvard football team defeated 19-0 as relations with Princeton are resumed.
NOVEMBER 7 --Curley, Walsh win in Massachusetts as nation voices approval of New Deal.
NOVEMBER 8 --Holy Cross to be omitted from football schedule.
NOVEMBER 15 --Commuters move for a new social centre.
NOVEMBER 21--Dramatic Club chooses "La Machine Infernale" for first production.
NOVEMBER 23--Harvard declines Mellon scholarship as replacement of Hanfstaengl award.
NOVEMBER 24--Harvard football team defeated 14-0 by Yale.
NOVEMBER 28--Operating expenses have been reduced says the Shattuck Report.
NOVEMBER 30--H.A.A. has $30,000 deficit.
DECEMBER 5 --Eddie Casey resigns as Head Coach of football.
DECEMBER 6 --Dean Edsall resigns from the Medical School.
DECEMBER 11 --Memorial services for Dean Briggs.
DECEMBER 12 --Frank Bowditch, Herman Gundlach, and Arthur Todd elected Marshalls of 1935.
DECEMBER 13 --Beer discontinued.
DECEMBER 17 --Holcombe accepts invitation of Chinese Republic to advise on new constitution.
DECEMBER 18 --Hemenway Gymnasium may become the new social center for commuters.
DECEMBER 19 --Hanford abolishes the customary attendance check on pre-vacation classes for undergraduates.
DECEMBER 20 --Arthur S. Pier is elected Permanent Class Secretary by the Senior Class.
DECEMBER 21 --Dean Edgell of School of Architecture resigns to become Director of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts.
JANUARY 3 --Bingham claims that professionalism is a menace to football.
JANUARY 7 --Richard C. Harlow named football coach.
JANUARY 8 --After recount of ballots, Student Council confirms Gundlach as First Marshall.
JANUARY 15 --Roving Professors urged by Conant in Annual report to Board of Overseers.
JANUARY 18 --Concentration quotas are to be initiated in all departments for the next three years.
FEBRUARY 1 --Varsity Club welcomes Harlow at dinner.
FEBRUARY 13 --Dean Pound in annual report urges four year law course.
FEBRUARY 18 --Eddie Casey is chosen new coach of Boston Redskins to succeed Dietz.
FEBRUARY 19 --Sprague and Taussig uphold Supreme Court Decision in the Gold Clause Case.
FEBRUARY 26 --Charles A. Coolidge, Jr. '17 is appointed to Corporation to succeed Robert Homans '94; Charles S. Burwell chosen Dean of Medical School.
FEBRUARY 28 --Kittredge celebrates 75th birthday.
MARCH 3 --Yale Hockey Team defeats Harvard 3-2.
MARCH 5 --Harlow chooses Stahley, Crowther, Palm as assistant football coaches.
MARCH 6 --P.B.H. votes to expel commuters after June.
MARCH 8 --Phi Beta Kappa names Junior eight.
MARCH 9 --Hockey team defeats Yale 4-1; Trackmen win Tri Meet.
MARCH 13 --Final Hockey game--Yale 3, Harvard 2.
MARCH 18 --German dead honored in Memorial Chapel.
MARCH 20 --Student Council Report advocates unlimited soliciting by students.
MARCH 26 --Commuters get first floor of Dudley Hall as center.
APRIL 8 --Harvard to apply top seventh plan to 26 progressive schools.
APRIL 10 Taussig resigns from economics department.
APRIL 11 --Conant proposes endowment fund for all Harvard teams.
APRIL 12 --Harvard's second Annual Peace Strike.
APRIL 22 --House vacancies are over-applied by 119.
APRIL 27 --Copey celebrates 75th birthday.
MAY 6 Douglas, as Godkin lecturer, flays New Deal; Whitney resigns from position as Kirkland House Master.
MAY 9 --Distribution requirement liberalized for Class of 1939.
MAY 11 --Harvard Track team wins Heptagonal Meet.
MAY 14 --Bock appointed to succeed Worcester as head of Stillman Infirmary and Hygiene Department.
MAY 17 --Freshman Committee urges changes in courses and activities.
MAY 20 --University to assume functions of the Alumni Placement Office.
MAY 21 --Lampoon Building closed by trustees after publication of "Esquire" issue.
MAY 23 Track team defeats Yale.
June 5 --Quina, Kelly, White to head Student Council for 1935-6.