Boyden (IA) Reporter, 8/22/1919, p. 6
that oC stay is enough you to tha half water Same Old Lectures. On a certain occasion Professor- Brander Matthews of Columbia university, university, speaking jokingly of his age,, said he trusted that he was not SO' old" that the sLudeuts could play om iim the trick he once saw tried on senior professor in -his own college- lays. "Professor Blank," he said, "was our' uost venerable instructor, and he- could bo just a little irritable at times. Once, noticing that a member of Ills- class who sat right under Ills eye- never took any notes or paid the- slightest attention to his lectures, he stopped abruptly and demanded : " 'Seo here, young man, what do 1 , mean by coining into my classroom; day after clay and never taking notes?' "'I have my father's,' was the student's student's complacent reply."--Youth's: Companion. A Puzzle.