Fact and Rumor.

About 4,000 of the 65,000 students in American colleges are preparing for the ministry.

Four inches of heavy snow were shovelled from the Dartmouth track on Friday.

Miss Heustis's concert, given in Boston last week for the benefit of the Annex library netted $137.

The proceeds of the concert given by the Annex Glee and Banjo club, also for the benefit of the library, amounted to over $160.

The Chess Club at its last meeting voted to recommend that only undergraduates be admitted to the Intercollegiate Chess contests.


Floyd Jones president of the Yale navy, has had a talk with the superintendent of the New London and Northern railroad and the preliminary arrangements for the Harvard-Yale race have been made. It will be rowed down stream and will take place about four o'clock.

At the last meeting of the Conference Francaise, the following officers for the ensuing year were elected: President, H. C. Smith '93; vice-president, J. T. Kilbreth Jr., '94; secretary, H. S. Stone '94; treasurer, G. E. Hume '93; member from the faculty, Prof. F. C. de Sumichrast.