The competitive debate of the Harvard Union for freshmen will be held this evening at 7.30 in Sever 11. The question for debate will be:-
"Resolved, That there should be a large and immediate increase in the navy of the United States."
The debate will be opened by two members of the Union-J. P. Warren '96 for the affirmative and R. M. Alden, Gr., for the negative. It will be the last debate of the Union this year. Next Monday evening will occur the election of officers for next year. The annual dinner will be held in a few weeks.