Daily Register Harrisburg, Ill. 12 Oct 1956
- Annual T Hen's Day at U. of I. ol CHAMPAIGN, HL -- More than 10 former letter wiunen at Uai* ! venity of mimic will return to t campus this week end for annual, 1" Men'* Day aetmtie*, John! M. m. paign Moose Home with President David D. Henry, K. L, "TuÂ«" json, Big Ten commissioner, and I Richard J. Larkins, Ohio State i athletic uirector, as speakers. [ R. N. Clark, Champaign, is j **hÂ»ir"iÂ»Ti of the annual *tmii*r j Russell W, Steger, Chicago, chair| man of the reception committee. | Holding reunions at the dinner [will be the 1906 basketball team, ! celebrating the golden anniversary ! of this sport at the University, i 1 be j serving its 10th anniversary. E. G. Ryan, Chicago, and Albert Penn, Goshen, Ind,, are cochairmen of the 1906 reunion and Steger is serving as chairman of the football gathering replacing Mac Wenskunas, Decatur, captain of the 1946 team, who is recuperating from injuries suffered in auto accident. The "I" Men also will gather at Memorial Stadium for their ?T)niiÂ»i luncheon Saturday prior | to the Illinois-Ohio State game. Clarence Ems, Fisher, is chairman of the luncheon committee. Officer* of the "I" Men's Association in addition to Weiss are: Gilbert L Berry, Indianapolis, president; Norman J. Gundlach, Belleville, secretary - treasurer; Earl T. Britton, Detroit, Perry Graves, Robinson, Frank D. Murphy Jr., Champaign, and William F. Lockwood, Kankakee, directors.