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Seventy-Two Years of Editorial Freedom

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Scattered showers this afternoon
and evening.

See Page 4



Stall IntegrationDecision


Takes Aassachusetts

JACKSON (P) - Political pres-
sure against desegregating the
University of Mississippi mounted
yesterday as the State College
Board delayed a decision on
hether to let Negro James Mere-
dith register under a federal court
The Mississippi Legislature
adopted a resolution commending
Gov. Ross Barnett for his opposi-
tion to integrating the'university
and unsigned pamphlets were
dropped around university dormi-
Meredith, a 29-year-old Negro,
waited in Memphis while his
lawyers decided when he should
appear on the campus at Oxford,
50 miles southeast of Memphis.
Meredith saidhe normally would
register Thursday and told a news
conference he wanted to enroll be-
cause "I'm concerned with Negroes
getting a better education in Mis-
Barnett called last week for de-
fiance of any federal court school
desegregation order and called on
all officials unwilling to go to jail
if necessary to resign.
Dr. Verner Holmes of McComb,
vice president of the board, said
at McComb he "will not vote to
close the university. The injunc-
tion reads that if, the university
should be closed, other colleges
and universities could be closed
down also. (I will) go to jail if
l need be but provided that the uni-
versity's integrity is maintained
and that the university remains
Other Institutions
Holmes warned if the 'iniversity
were closed, Meredith could go to
other institutions and create a
"basis for closing them down."
He also noted that it was mem-
bers of the state college hoard and
not Barnett who would be jailed
under any federal contempt of
court citations growing out of re-
fusal to admit Meredith.
The legislature, convening in a
special session to tackle legisla-
tive reapportionment, gave near
unanimous approval of a resolu-
tion commending Barnett for "his
fearless and courageous stand
against political aggression, abuse
Set Bl1ast-Off-
Of U' Payload
By The Associated Press
Arbor-built rocket payload was
scheduled for blast-off to some 1,-
200 miles into' space last night,
weather permitting, according to
the University's Radio Astronomy
Laboratory, builders of the pack-
The payload, all of which was
built in North Hall under .the di-
rection 'of Prof. Fred T. Haddock
of the engineering college and Hal
F. Schulte, Jr., a research engi-
neer, was set to be carried into
space by a four-stage Journeyman
Add Bizet Opera
To Playbill Fare
The University of Michigan
Players have announced that
George Bizet's "Carmen" will be
the laboratory opera on this year's
Playbill. The opera will be the'
second offering of this year's sea-I
son. Season tickets for the entire
Playbill will be available at the
Trueblood Aud. box office, Frieze
Bldg., Oct. 22-26.

and misrepresentation designed to
disrupt and destroy Southern in-
stitutions, traditions and way of
living . ."
Integration Stand
Barnett had no reference to the
university in his prepared address
to legislators opening the special
session, but when Lt. Gov. Paul
Johnson praised the desegregation
stand in his introduction, Barnett

"I'm going to stand steadfast all
the way down the line. I'm going
to keep the faith- in order that
we may perpetuate the great
Christian ideals and principles our
forefathers handed down."
Kennedy Conference
The governor disclosed to news-
men he had conferred with United
States Atty. Gen. Robert Kennedy
by telephone about the desegrega-
tion case.

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Lodge Leads Curtis
In GOP Runoff

A* med at Crushing Castro

OSA Position Handed
To Past SGC Leader
Along with the new OSA administrative system, John Feldkamp,
'65L, has been appointed to the new position of Assistant to the
Director of Student Activities and Organizations.
Instead of this lengthy title, he prefers the more informal one
of "counselor to fraternities." Feldkamp, a past Student Government
Council president, sees his position as one of an advisor and in
no way one of a policeman. Disciplinary problems will be handled

Make Public
New Merger
Theta Xi and Kappa Sigma
Kappa fraternities merged into one
on August 20, the Theta Xi na-
tional recently announced.
The new fraternity will retain
the name of Theta Xi as well as
the badge and motto. It will oper-
ate under the constitution of The-
ta Xi also.
Although there is no Kappa Sig-
ma Kappa local on the University
campus, the regional Theta Xi or-
ganization will be increased by
membership of locals from Gen-
eral Motors Institute in Flint, the
University of Detroit, Ferris Insti-
tute in Big Rapids and Wayne
State University in Detroit, Paul
R. Sullivan, '63E, Theta Xi presi-
dent, said yesterday.
The new merger will increase
the size of the national and thus
there will be increased opportuni-
ties for expansion, Sullivan added.
Larger Representation
The Kappa Sigma Kappa chap-
ters will bring to Theta Xi a larg-
er representation throughout the
country, he commented. Many of
the Kappa Sigma Kappa chapters
are in the south.
The 21 Kappa Sigma Kappa lo-
cals will join with 47 Theta- XiI
locals. Sullivan noted, however,
that he could not estimate total
(Since Theta Xi has already
filed a statement with Student'
Government Council which was'
deemed adequate, there probably
will be no need for refiling of the
new fraternity's status.)
Regional Conference
Sullivan said that he would soon
go to Flint to initiate the new
fraternity there and that a re-
gional conference willbe held at
the University sometime in the
spring which will include all of
the new and old locals within the
All of the Kappa Sigma Kappa
locals will be called Theta Xi and
assume their new status beginning
this semester.1

Oby the executive committee of the
Inter-Fraternity Council. He added
that if they failed, the matter
would be handed over to the Di-
rector of Student Activities and
Organizations, John Bingley or to
Vice-President for Student Affairs,
James Lewis.
Feldkamp views the role of the
fraternity as a "supplement to
the academic life." Historically,
the fraternities came into being
as a "smaller society inside the
larger university complex," he
Today, they are multi-purpose
with a divided loyalty between the
University and their respective na-
tional organizations. A fraternity
is a student organization recogniz-
ed by SGC and could also be look-
ed upon as a housing group.
Fraternities also serve as an
extension of the ideals of the
national organizations, Feldkamp
said. In addition, there is a close
relationship between the frater-
nities and their alumni.
He added that it would be dif-
ficult to say which received first
loyalty although all fraternities
have to meet certain requirements
set by the University. "Often we
get help fron the nationals when
problems arise since one of their
main doctrines is loyalty of a
chapter to its respective institu-
tion," he added.

BOSTON ( P)-Edward M. (Ted)
Kennedy won by a landslide last
night the Democratic nomination
Ifor the Senate seat his oldest
brother, John F. Kennedy, gave up
to become President.
Making his first race for public
office, the 30-year-old Kennedy
engulfed Edward J. McCormack;
Jr., 39, nephew of House Speaker
John W. McCormack, in a vote
tide that rolled out of the Demo-
cratic stronghold of Boston and
swirled across the state.
The count from 1,071 of the
state's 1,988 precincts gave Ken-
nedy 277,103, McCormack 131,857.1
In a race that seemed likely to
go down to the final tabulations,
69-year-old Rep. Laurence Curtis
and George Cabot Lodge, 35, zig-
zagged in the lead for the GOP
nomination to battle Kennedy in
November for the two remaining
years of the President's term.
Other Contests
Returns from 1,016 precincts
gave Curtis 70,413, Lolgen81,169.
In another major contest, Endi-
cott (Chub) Peabody, a former
Harvard football star, led State
Auto Registrar Clement A. Riley
for the Democratic nomination for
governor. The count from 506 pre-
cincts was: Peabody 120,772, Riley
The winner will oppose GOP
Gov. John A. Volpe, nominated
without opposition by Republicans
for a second two-year term.
McCormack, who had stung
Kennedy with charges that he was
running on his presidential broth-
er's name and was unqualified for
office, bowed out of the Demo-
cratic senatorial race, on the basis
of the early returns which showed
his opponent leading him almost
Congratulating his successful
rival, McCormack called on all
those who had supported him to
work for Kennedy in the general
election. When some of his listen-
ers booed the Kennedy name, he
shushed them.

Speaker Ban
Major Issue
Before SGC
A motion urging that the Re-
gents revoke Bylaw 8.11, the Uni-
versity's speaker ban, will high-
light the first Student Government
Council meeting of the school year
As proposed by SGC member
and Daily Editor Michael Olinick,
'63, the motion declares "the pres-
ent bylaw poses a very real threat
to academic freedom on the cam-
pus." The bylaw prohibits speeches
which "urge the destruction or
modification of our form of gov-
ernment by violence or other un-
lawful methods or which advocate
or justify conduct which violates
the fundamentals of our accepted
code of morals."
Also before SGC are two mo-
tions regarding the new Office of
Student Affairs Advisory Commit-
tee. The first recommends proce-
dures for filling the student posi-
tions on the committee, while the
second asks Vice-President for
Student Affairs, James A. Lewis,
to speak to the Council about the
role of the committee.
No action will be taken at this
meeting regarding the seven sor-.
orities that failed to submit state-
ments concerning membership se-
lection practices since SGC Presi-
dent Steven Stockmeyer, '63, is not
yet prepared to make recommen-
dations on procedure.
The Council also has on its
agenda a report from the Summer
Interim Committee, a commenda-
tion of appreciation to Mrs. Ruth
Callahan for work as OSA admin-
istrative assistant and a motion
on an SGC news letter.


Argentine Cavalry1
Declares Rebellion
BUENOS AIRES (A). - The cavalry corps and the nation's largest
military garrison declared themselves in rebellion last night against
the army high command.
Troop units throughout Argentina were put on alert after cav-
alry officers and commanders at the powerful Campo de Mayo garri-
son near Bueons Aires defied the top brass and called on President
Jose Maria Guido to choose be-
tween the rival army factions.
There was no immediate move-
ment of troops, but a high civilian.
source said the renewed army ri-
valry "may develop into real
The latest crisis was touched
off earlier in the day when the.
War Secretary, Gen. Jose Carnejo
Saravia, ordered three top gener-
als relieved of their commands. -.
They are Gen. Julio Alsogaray,
commander of the first armored
division and the Campo de Mayo
garrison; Gen. Pascual Pistarini,
Commander of the Cavalry Corps;
and Gen. Eduardo Luchesi, Depu-
ty Chief of Staff. All three have
advocated a quick return to con-
stitutional rule in Argentina,
Reject Offer
Cavalry units throughout the
country reportedly rejected Car-
nejo Saravia's order. NEIL STAEBLER
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Cites Arms
Asks Recognition
Of Exile Government;
Debate on Cuba Rages
ate was urged yesterday' to en-
dorse an inter-American military
alliance aimed at ,crushing Com-
munist Cuba-a Soviet satellite
one Senate leader branded -an
"ominous threat" to the entire
Western hemisphere."
Sen. George A. Smathers (D-
Fla) proposed the NATO-like or-
ganization plus recognition of a
Cuban government in exile in two
resolutions submitted for Senate
He said the exile government
could "begin the job they (Cuban
refugees) wish to do, which Is to
free Cuba" from the dictatorship
of Fidel Castro.
Joined Debate
Sen. Everett M. Dirksen (R-Il).
the Republican leader, joined in
the running congressional debate
over Soviet military supplies flow-
ing into Cuba with a statement in
the Congressional Record. It said
in part:
"This is not only a threat to our
people in the United States of
America,. it is a violation of one
of our basic declarationsof*free-
dom, the Monroe Doctrine, since
.it poses a threat by a foreign na-,
ton to the whole Western hem-
He said the danger, which he
Balled an ominous'threat, is now
on "the very doorstep of the Unit-
ed States."
The developments came against
this backdrop:
Announce Meeting
1) Announcement by State De-
partment Press Officer Lincoln
White that all Latin American for-
eign ministers or their representa-
tives, except Cuba's, are expected
to attend a meeting opening here
Oct. 2 on the Cuban situation.
New economic and travel restric-
tions to further quarantine Cba
may be considered.
2) Continued work by three con-
gressional committees to complete
by today a single declaration of
what Congress feels should be done
about the Cuban military coup.
3) A House speech prepared by
Rep. A. Paul Kitchin (D-NC)
claiming that a United States
blockade of Cuba would be respect-
ed by most Latin American, Far
Eastern and NATO countries.


Graf Cites Intellectual Gap'

uampo e mayo o icers vow ed;
to use any means to dislodge
Cornejo Saravia and his top aides,'
who are identified with the army
faction seeking to set up a so-
called democratic dictatorship in,
Temporary Chief
Gen. Carlos Caro, undersecre-
tary of the army, was appointed
temporary chief of the Campo de
Mayo garrison, but he was unable
to assert his authority at the
camp. Afterwards Caro said he
would return to Buenos Aires to
resign and place himself under
the command of the forces op-
posed to the top brass.
The dissidents at Camnpo de
Mayo called themselves legalists
and said Guido had shown favor
itism to the top brass, which is
sympathetic to an outright mili-
tary takeover in Argentina.
Communists Push
Farm Crackdown
MOSCOW (M)-The Soviet Com-
munist Party ordered yesterday a
sharp crackdown on farm laborers
responsible for production losses.
The Party directed agricultural
and judicial departments to study
ways of enforcing work discipline
on farms.

Sallade Raises
'Slander' Issule
About Romney
A former Republican state rep-
resentative from Ann Arbor yes-
terday accused GOP gubernatorial
candidate George Romney of
"slanderand character assassina-
tion," following a Romney speech
Saturday endorsing Republican
congressman- at - large candidate
Alvin M. Bentley.
Romney's "slander" was directed
against Bentley's opponent, Demo-
crat Neil Staebler, according to
former legislator George Sallade.
Sallade quoted Romney as tell-
ing his Washtenaw County audi-
ence, "You have a man running
against (Bentley) who was a So-
cialist candidate for City Council
here. We need a congressman
whose Americanism can never be
An aide said Romney did not
speak from a prepared text at the
rally. He said he did not recall
that Romney mentioned "the So-
cialism business."


Image-in Yourself

Pits talent is lost and the kind of
Prof. Otto Graf of the German academic opportunity they might
department and several members want cannot be found," Prof. Graf
of the Honors Steering Committee said.
last night formally welcomed Offers Explanation
freshmen honors students to the He then offered an explanation
University and offered a rather of, how honors courses are ar-
brief explanation .of honors pro- ranged, alluding that there was
gram objectives and advantages. one basic difference between
'In an institution of this size, honors courses or sections and
the standards which admit a stu- "regular" classes-the students
dent and enable him to stay are themselves.
often inconstant. For this reason "You," Prof. Graf said to the
there is a tremendous intellectual freshmen honors students, "arid
gap between the upper 10 per your classmates are the actual
cent and the lower 50 per cent differentiating factor. The lack
of the average literary college of indifference exhibited by you
class, in your classes pretty well charac-
"If this top 10 per cent is not terizes the honors students' at-
properly engaged, a good deal of titude."
Prof. Graf added that in order
to remain in the program, each
student is expected to maintain
a B-average. However, "in view of
-*the record and the impression we
.have of each of you, this is a fairly
s!I modest request," he said.
Prime Stimulous
There is a new image at The However, he cautioned students
Daily, to guard against letting grades
Dbecome their prime stimulous for
There is a new type of person at excelling in course work, suggest-
The Daily. ing that they "should rather con-
Each new type is unique unto I sider what the professor wants you
itself, and The Daily needs every to do, regardless of grades. If you
type it can get: Roman, Bold or do this, I assure you the grades
curious. will fall into line."
The new image is individuality. Susan Koprince, '64, cnairman
You can be ivy, beatnik, mother's of the Honors Steering Committee,
little boy or a father. As long as followed Graf's opening address
you can write a story or learn with a discussion of the work of
how to write one, you can join The the committee and a little advice
Daily. to entering freshmen.
We only guarantee that you will She said that the chief purpose
be controversial. of last night's meeting was to in-
Also you can join skinflint troduce freshmen to the opportur-
Sclar on the business staff and ities available to them as members
share in the profits of Ann Arbor of the honors college. '
businessmen. Or you can be in the Every Opportunity
ran,'r I ,'nrn, ,I xith ni.rhntnrrnnl. Aic~c Knnri4nnp ,nri tbflint nnn,.

Sailing Club

Welcomes Members'

in extra-curricular activities. 'Jast
because you're an honors student.
doesn't mean you're 'straight
books'," Miss Koprince said.
Prof. Graf added his approval
of certain extra-curricular activi-
ties, suggesting, for one, participa-
tion in the honors program's mu-
sical ensembles.
"After all," Miss Koprince said
in conclusion, "there's a motto
used by some of our most success-
ful honors students: 'Don't let
your class work interfere with
your education!'."

Personnel Director
"A wet sheet and a flowing sea and a wind that follows fast and
fills the white and rustling sail and bends the gallant mast."
Sailing is the joy of putting the elements and the boat into a uni-
son of speed. The comradeship is unmatchable, one sailor has said of
the sport.
Sailing Club open meeting will be held at 7:45 tonight in the
League Ballroom and prospective members will hear about the club,
meet members and see slides of past exploits.
Prospective members are welcome to sail at the club this weekend
to see the facilities and experience the joy of sailing.
Limited Lake
'We haven't got the Gretel or the Weatherly but we couldn't
fit them on Base Line Lake," Sailing Club Commodore Joe. Buck,
Grad, said.
Sitting on a boat on the Diag hoping for enough wind to blow
him into the General Library, the Commodore revealed that.
The Sailing Club, with a fleet of nine Jet 14's and three iceboats,
has an aspect of the sport for everyone.
Lesson Programs
No experience is needed to begin sailing. Many inexperienced
members have become qualified skippers through the lesson programs
on Saturday morning.

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