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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include:

  • Al Stilley on Sports
  • Alumni News
  • Athletics
  • Cartoon
  • Club Clippings
  • Fraternity & Sororities
  • Happiness & the College Set
  • Hilltopics
  • Intramural Corner
  • On Campus
  • Religious Activities
  • Tops in the Social Whirl

This issue contains articles:

  • College Recognizes James Patton as Top Scholar
  • Dr. Kelly Thompson Answers Four – The Skewer
  • Damage to Music Building Estimated above $100,000
  • Alumni Get-Togethers Set at Two Holiday Tournaments
  • Annual Military Ball Slated Tonight
  • Blank, Randy. Chapter of National Group Initiated on Campus Saturday – Pi Sigma Epsilon
  • Three New Majors Added to Western’s Curriculum – Speech, Dramatics, Sociology, Russian
  • State Meeting Hears Joe Glowacki – Gamma Beta Phi
  • Miss Norma Barlow Wins Office in Kentucky Association
  • Memorial Scholarship Fund Honors Former Student – Betty Boyd
  • Three Students Receive Scholarships
  • Faculty Art Is Displayed
  • Reminder to Auto Owners – Parking
  • Porter, Tod. Play – Things
  • Explanation Offered on Kentucky Intercollegiate Press Association Resolution
  • Kresler, Carl. Teacher Views Speech Rights – The Skewer
  • Bonasso, Frank, George Chakos, R.N. Johns & Sam Lawson. Four Explain Their Stand – The Skewer
  • Three Students Suspended for Off-Campus Publication – The Skewer
  • James Clater Wins First in Holstein Division at Chicago Judging
  • Two Art Majors Show Paintings – Ron Wetherall, Reginald Loving, David Wolz
  • Seniors Must Complete Steps
  • $81,160 Grant Given School – National Science Foundation
  • Choir to Present Christmas Program Monday in Van Meter
  • Holiday Spirit Hits Greeks
  • Russ, Don. Pioneer Log Cabin Constructed Originally as Museum
  • Faculty Facts
  • Undefeated Hilltoppers to Host Memphis State’s Tigers
  • Frosh Tourney Set Tonight
  • Forker, Maurice. Intermural All-Star Football Thriller Set for Sunday
  • Louisville Honors Topper Grad – George Sauer
  • With Look to Future, Toppers Close Grid Season at Banquet


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