Jesse Shattuck, of '86, has been compelled to leave college for the rest of this year, and he has resignéd his position as orator of the class. Prof. Demmon went out to Flint, Monday on business connected with the Thompson library which has come into possession of the Unirersity. The New York alumni association of the U. of M. had its annual reunión and banquet last Thursday evening. It was largely attended and a warm regard for their Alma Mater was shown by the graduates of our University, Prof. Steere sccured somc curions little birds the other day, which have crossed bilis, i. e., the upper one would turn to the right and the lower one to the left. They are not at all oommon about here. but had been driven down from the north Into the tamarack swamp by the cold weather. There they were shot by Mateo, the boy Prof. Steere brought witli hiin from the Philhpine islands.