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Fayette County Leader 

December 1, 1927 Front Page



College Teams Will Discuss Important Question at the Chapel tomorrow Evening

The first intercollegiate debate of the year will be held tomorrow from Upper Iowa will debate with Luther college at Decorah, and one from that place will clash with a U.I.U team here. The question is, Resolved that the United States should bease to protect by armed force the capital invested in foreign lands except after a formal declaration of war.

The affirmative team for U.I.U will go to Decorah, and consists of Robert Fox, Theron Ashby, and Harold Lynch. The negative team will be made up of Dwight Anderson, Roger Dooley and Guy Bennington.

these men were selected in a tryout of men without experience in debate, which took place Tuesday night. the same question was used, and the judges were Mrs. Collett, Walter Hetzel and Prof. Lindenmayer. In the tryout the negative team won. Ashby, Lynch and Anderson are Freshmen.

In the debate tomorrow night the audience will render the decision, and it is hoped that there will be a large attendance as a matter of encouragement to the debaters.

~ transcribed and contributed by Crystal A. Bingham <>

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