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Joins Creal

Due Today

By ADELE BECKER The final deadline for eligible
Roger Mahey. '61. resigned last freshmen to enter manuscripts in
night from his position as chair- the Jule and Avery Hopwood
man of the Public Relations Corn- freshman literary contest is 4 p.m.
mittee of the Young Republicans today.
Club to head a local Republican Any freshman regularly en-
committee supporting Cecil Creal rolled in English 23 or 24 in the
for mayor of Ann Arbor. literary college is qualified to en-
In a special meeting of the ter competition.
Executive Committee of the YR's. Entries in the contest may be
Mahey was told that it is unethical in any of three areas: essay, fic-
for a responsible member of the tion and poetry. Prizes of $50, $30
club to support one candidate in and $20 in each field will be
preference toanother. awarded to thewinners, who will
It was decided that Mahey could be announced early in the second
maintain one of his two positions semester.
but not both. He elected to retain Manuscripts should be left in
the office of president of the the Hopwood Room, 1006 Angell
Young Republican Committee sup- Hall, by contestants. Three type-
porting Creal. written copies of each manuscript
No Animosity Involved should be submitted, bound in a
Hank Kerr, '59. said that "Ma- folder with title, category and
hey was not forced to resign nor pen name of the writer on the
was there any personal animosity cover.
involved," He also stated that the With his entry, each contestant
action was in accordance with the must hand in an envelope bear-
club's policy of complete neutrality ding his pen name on the outside
before the primary which is to be and enclosing his real name, his
held in February. address and telephone number.
Due to Mahey's importance in A manuscript that has received
the organization, he pointed out, a prize in the freshman competi-
it would appear as if the YR's also tion will not be eligible for a
were supporting Creal. He added minor award in the spring Hop-
that "the club wants to retain wood contest.
complete impartiality in the case
of both candidate House and jean a la
The president of the YR's,
Harry Scott, stated, "I personallyTan
feel that University clubs have no

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right to take part in city affairs
no more than the city has the
right to tell the University stu-
dents who to elect to SGC."
Mahey Supports Creal
Mahey disclosed that Creal, "a
personal friend of the family," had
asked him to lead this committee.
Mahey added that he is "in full
support of Creal and will aid him
in any way possible." The com-
mittee includes about 100 mem-
bers of the Young Republicans.
Once the primaries are over Ma-
hey will be eligible to re-assume
his position in the YR's. The ex-
chairman said that in all prob-
ability he will do so.

Performance
Jean Langlais, a composer and
organist from Paris, will perform
at 4:15 p.m. Friday at Hill Aud.
Among the selections played by
Langlais will be "Fugue in E
flat" by Bach, "Les Mages" by
Seth Bingham and "Final from
First .Symphony" by Louis Vierne.
The program will be conclud-
ed by Langlais playing a few of
his own compositions, such as
"Scherzando" and "Pastiecio."
When not on concert tours he
is the organist at the Basilica of
Ste. Clotilde in Paris.

Maxwell Calls Tools Indication
Of Ancient Eskimo Ancestor

Flint tools found off the north-
west coast of Greenland have in-
dicated the presence of the an-
cient Dorset man, the fore-runner
of the modern central Eskimo.
This information was disclosed'
by Prof. Moreau S. Maxwell, of
the anthropology department at
Michigan State University, who
spoke here on behalf of the Ann
Arbor Society of the Archaeologi-
cal Institute of America.
Professor Maxwell has explored
the area around Lake Hazen on

Ellesmere Island, where he found
these remnants of past life.
Dorset Evidence
There is a possibility, he said,
that these remnants were caused
by the Dorsets because of the type
of tools and house foundations
found, but, he continued, it is dif-
ficult to state positively that the
Dorsets left them because these
could Just as possibly be the rem-
nants of the more recent Thule
Tribe.
The Dorset way of life, he ex-
plained, has continued up to the
Twentieth Century, but the Dorset
man became extinct in 1200 A.D.
Prof. Maxwell noted that scien-
tists believe the Dorsets are de-
scendants of the Paleo-Eskimo,
who migrated to North America
from Siberia to hunt musk ox and
seal.
Find Primitive Spears
This is substantiated, he pointed
out, by the finding of numerous
primitive spears and harpoons
used in their unique Maupoc
method of hunting in which he
hypothesized that the Dorset
would sit motionless for as long as
eight hours in 40 degree below
zero temperatures waiting for the
seal to s come up through his
breathing hole for air, and then
would spear him.
Whoever the inhabitants of the
area, he concluded they must have
been present when the tempera-
tures were more moderate, leaving
in time to escape the harsh win-
ters.
To Give Talk
On Japanese
Prof. George R. Storry, of St.
Antony's College, Oxford Univer-
sity, will give a lecture on "The
Super-Patriots of Pre-War Japan"
at 4:15 p.m. today in Aud. A, An-
gell Hall.
The talk is being sponsored by
the Far Eastern languages and
literatures department.

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BENEATH THE BAFFLEGAB
and other folderol, we at Student Book Exchange
are seriously attempting to add a touch of class
to an otherwise bleak business transaction. Our
two consumer collection posts, in the Fishbowl
and SAB Basement, are far from dismal spots, for

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