Education: Openers (Cont'd)

Last week students filled out countless official slips, sophomores bedeviled freshmen, college stores did the year's best business, presidents viewed with alarm the state of the world and most colleges and universities settled down to work. The following made news:

¶ Colgate's Spartan, white-haired President George Barton Cutten told his students : "The greatest sinners are probably the philanthropists and the doctors. They have done everything they could to keep the unfit. Nature provides immunity to certain diseases by eliminating all those who contract the diseases. Now we have a protected race rather...

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