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Cut Day

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Title Date Summary
1 History of Homecoming involves struggle, accomplishments
Goodroad--Kent Warren (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:9, p.7
9/27/2005 Brief history of Homecomings at UNI; photo.
2 It's fracas time once again
College Eye 56:9, p.2
11/10/1961 Wondering what minor issue will get students agitated this year.
3 Cut Day rumors false according to Pres. Maucker
College Eye 52:9, p.1
11/11/1960 Will honor football team's achievements.
4 Fagan puzzled by 'Cut Day' letters
Fagan--William Brock (English Faculty)
College Eye 52:8, p.8
11/4/1960 Fagan feels students' requests to be allowed a cut day were led by misapprehensions.
5 Parking committee set up
College Eye 52:8, p.5
11/4/1960 SLB establishes committee to study parking facilities and their maintenance; will honor football team; will declare no more cut days this year.
6 Eye statement found 'bit naïve'
Snider--Allen (Class of 1962)
College Eye 52:7, p.8
10/28/1960 Allen Snider feels David Stannard took appropriate action in try to establish a cut day.
7 Have students power to set 'cut day'?
Wilhelm--James (Class of 1962)
College Eye 52:7, p.8
10/28/1960 James Wilhelm feels the students should have been able to declare cut day.
8 Unravel cut day confusion; Sunday's rumors explained
College Eye 52:6, p.3
10/21/1960 Dave Stannard explains why there was no Cut Day.
9 What is the function of Student League Board?
College Eye 52:6, p.8
10/21/1960 Feels that control of the ISTC calendar lies with the administration, not the Student League Board.
10 Homecoming spirit reigns as "Cut Day" draws near
College Eye 50:6, p.1
10/17/1958 A look at Friday afternoon activities.
11 Sticks and Stones . . .
Lakin--Robert (Class of 1958)
College Eye 48:7, p.2
10/26/1956 Talks about a professor who taught without a lesson plan because he was misinformed about Cut Day.
12 Cut Day
College Eye 48:6, p.1
10/19/1956 Band will play to mark start.
13 Homecoming-Spirit, a queen and victory
Old Gold 0:0, p.36
6/1/1956 Brief description of the event; photo.
14 Cut Day suspense runs high
College Eye 47:8, p.1
10/28/1955 Students await activities that will announce Cut Day.
15 SLB proposes Cut Day for Monday after Homecoming
College Eye 47:7, p.1
10/21/1955 Hope to preserve school spirit and participation before Homecoming.
16 '54 Sees Eventful Homecoming
Old Gold 0:0, p.30
6/1/1955 Description of the 1954 Homecoming events, including the game against South Dakota University; photos.
17 Homecoming Photos
Old Gold 0:0, p.32
6/1/1955 Photos of Cut Day, the Homecoming Variety Show, and the Homecoming Dance are featured on this page; photos.
18 Student League Board announces school vacation on Good Friday
College Eye 45:11, p.1
11/20/1953 Also consider amendment relating to election of a new president in case the current one should be unable to continue.
19 'Campbellites' forsake knitting for experience
Mahannah--Shirley J. (Class of 1955)
College Eye 45:9, p.2
11/6/1953 Comments that the protest for 'cut day' was not very successful.
20 Cause of original cut days far from present Homecoming motive
Smith--Barbara Jean (Class of 1955)
College Eye 45:9, p.3
11/6/1953 Explains that first Cut Day was during World War II; everyone helped by raking leaves.
21 Feels wonderful release of spirit
Tvedt--Douglas A. (Class of 1955)
College Eye 45:9, p.2
11/6/1953 Explains the facts behind the recent demonstration supporting 'cut day.'
22 To cut or not to cut
College Eye 45:9, p.2
11/6/1953 Discusses the controversy over having a "cut day" the Monday following a Homecoming victory.
23 Claim SLB notice elections, business
College Eye 45:3, p.3
9/25/1953 Elect officers; plan for television in Commons.
24 Maucker announces Good Friday holiday
College Eye 44:17, p.1
1/30/1953 May replace traditional Cut Day.
25 SLB proclaims No Cut Day
College Eye 44:5, p.1
10/10/1952 Ask for day off on Good Friday instead.
26 Campus Life
Old Gold 0:0, p.48
6/1/1952 Various photos of the activities on campus; photo.
27 Homecoming
Old Gold 0:0, p.28
6/1/1952 Photos of Homecoming Activities on Campus; photo.
28 Cut Day is abolished
College Eye 43:32, p.4
5/30/1952 Recommend that Good Friday be a holiday.
29 Another cut-day rebuttal
Coombs--Don (Student--1950)
College Eye 43:30, p.2
5/16/1952 A College Eye editorial writer defends his position against the abolishment of Cut Day.
30 In defense of Cut Day
Cuthbertson--DeWayne Clair (Class of 1952)
College Eye 43:29, p.2
5/9/1952 De Wayne Cuthbertson presents his views on Cut-Day.
31 Don't cut out cut-day - -
College Eye 43:28, p.2
5/2/1952 Asks to help make the day more meaningful, instead of eliminating it.
32 Old SLB wants to abolish Cut Day; Moskowitz doesn't
College Eye 43:27, p.1
4/25/1952 Lee Miller outlines reasons for abolishing Cut Day.
33 First annual cut day on campus finds all students raking leaves
College Eye 43:7, p.5
11/2/1951 Brief history of Cut Day.
34 Cut Day activities include a motorized parade with police escourt, a pep rally, and dancing in the Commons
Public Relations News Release 1951:99, p.1
10/26/1951 Activities scheduled for Friday afternoon included roller skating in the women's gymnasium, movies in the auditorium, and an intramural football game.
35 Rumors say today is day; SLB silent
College Eye 43:6, p.1
10/26/1951 Friday may be Cut Day.
36 In an all-campus election the students voted to have cut day as a day of on-campus festivity at an undisclosed date
Public Relations News Release 1951:71, p.1
10/11/1951 The election was the result of a recommendation presented to the Student League board, and student governing body. Traditionally cut day was a spontaneous event sponsored by the Student League board. It is usually held the Friday of Homecoming week.
37 Students vote today to determine policy for Fall quarter Cut Day
College Eye 43:3, p.2
10/5/1951 Sample ballot.
38 The 1949 Homecoming
Old Gold 0:0, p.18
6/1/1950 Important events; photo.
39 Letters to the editor
Clay--Thomas M. (Class of 1950)
College Eye 41:7, p.2
10/28/1949 Student League Board thanks everyone who helped with Homecoming activities.
40 Seerley Hall wins close 6-0 decision over Baker team
College Eye 40:7, p.5
10/29/1948 Results from the Cut Day intramural touch football game.
41 Cut Day, again!
Cacek--Charles A. (Class of 1949; Laboratory School Faculty)
College Eye 40:6, p.2
10/22/1948 Charles Cacek also has doubts about Cut Day and the College Eye reaction to it.
42 Hilltopics
College Eye 40:5, p.2
10/15/1948 Discusses problems with Cut Day after students stage their own Cut Day without support from the administration or student government.
43 More about Cut Day
Fagan--William Brock (English Faculty)
College Eye 40:5, p.2
10/15/1948 Mixed opinion about Cut Day.
44 Cut Day! Strike up the Band!
Old Gold 0:0, p.96
6/1/1948 Scenes from "Cut Day". Pep band, cheerleaders lead students out of classes. Bond fire and pep rally highlight the day. Quintones perform; photo.
45 Cut Day
Old Gold 0:0, p.153
6/1/1947 Photo.
46 Homecoming was tops this year
Alumnus 30:4, p.5
10/1/1946 Highlights of 1946 Homecoming; photo.
47 Cut Day
Old Gold 0:0, p.105
6/1/1946 Students around campus dress up for Cut Day.
48 Students dress hobo style for Cut Day
Alumnus 30:1, p.2
1/1/1946 Band marches through buildings to lead Cut Day; Dean Campbell also dresses as hobo; photo.
49 "T. C.' tramps take over for Cut Day
College Eye 37:9, p.1
11/2/1945 Description of Cut Day activities; photo.
50 "Cut Day"
Public Relations News Release 1945:272, p.1
10/31/1945 Band went through buildings leading students to the auditorium. Coach Starbuck spoke, eleven girls presented a skit about the football team, and cheerleaders led yells. Hobo lunch was served followed by a pep rally and snake dance.


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