Fact and Rumor.

Games yesterday, Princeton 7, Amherst 6; Yale 11, Brown 9.

The second eight of the O. K. were initiated last evening.

The Concords will meet our nine to-day on Holmes at 4 P.M.

The Harvard Shooting Club will hold their postponed match on Friday.


Descriptive pamphlets of the courses in Natural History and French may be had at the office.

Juniors are reminded that no overdue themes will be received after to-day except for unusually good reasons.


The university lacrosse team played the second team yesterday afternoon, and defeated them easily 9 goals to 1.

Kent, Harvard, '75, and Ranlett, former captain of the Dartmouth nine, will play on the Concord team to-day.

Prof. Goodale wishes to see all can didates for honors in Natural History in Harvard Hall at ten o'clock this morning.

By a misprint in our yesterday's issue, it was stated that a special examination would be held in Phil. 14, instead of Phil. 4, on June 3.

The Harvard nine defeated a picked nine in which the Cochituate battery played, by a score of 3 to 1, yesterday. Smith pitched for Harvard and Litchfield caught.

It is rumored that Oxford may confer the degree of D. D., i. e. doctor of the drama, upon Henry Irving.

The Princetonian is to be commended for the enterprise shown in publishing an extra last Saturday evening.

Bicyclists will find that the road on Mt. Auburn street, through Watertown and Newton, is as pleasant a one as can be found about Cambridge.

The candidates for the Mott Haven tug-of war team are: Curtis, L. S.; Boyden, '85; Adams, '86; Remington, '87; Pease, '88; Bachelder, L. S.; Gilman, '85, anchor, Easton, L. S.

There will be an excursion in N. H. 4 to-day to Lynnfield, Mass. Those going on the excursion will leave the Boston and Maine depot at 12.30 P.M., and can return at 6.30.