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of is as inmates for tho and tho precision, aud in a manner highly creditable creditable to tho troops. INSPECTION J\^D JIKCEPTIOK The roview was followed by a thorough thorough inspection of tho Post, Including tho company barracks and the hospital and after making the rounds General McCook and party were escorted to the officers' club, whore a social recaption was held, participated in by tho oflicers and their families. After tho reception tho party took luncheon at tho residence of Captain Palmer, General McCook being accompanied by Mrs. McCook and lior sist.or, Mrs. Byrne, Lieutenant C. L. Collins, Department Inspector Practice, and Mrs. Collins. •UNIVF.KSITY SIT.1C. Daring tho afternoon General McCook aud CauLain Palmor made a tour of the reservation for tho purpose of examin ing tho several proposed sites for the Utah University, and it Is understood that the General's views in regard to tho most desirable .site will be forwarded to the War Department iminediasoly, for reference in connection with the bil recently Introduced in the House by Delegate Rawlins, which provides for the cession of sixty acres of the reservation reservation to the Territory for University grounds. While tho exact location of tho Bite favored by General McCook could not bo learned, there is little doubt that desirable and ample grounds will be relinquished relinquished for the University, as the sentiment at, the Post la unanimously in favor of LhlB course, the officers' appreciating appreciating tho advantages to be derived from havinsr the leading educational In- atitutlon of the Territory located In such close proximity to their homes. CirANGES NOTED. General MoCook having at one time been in command at Fort Douglas, he takes ft lively interest in the welfare of the Post, and pointed out a number 01 changes which had boon made since his departure in May. 188(5. 'Many of the beautiful shade trees which align the broad avenues wero sot out under his direction, and thoir cooling shade at the present time and In tho years to I'.ome will bo a pleasant reminder of his forethought. forethought. TO PAY'S PROGRAMME. To-day General McCook and party

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  1. The Salt Lake Tribune,
  2. 10 Oct 1893, Tue,
  3. Page 8

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