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THE MICHIGAN DAILY

Wednesday, December 1, 1976

Page wo TE MICIGANDAIL

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(Continued from Page 1) have always been athlete mem- the group faces expulsion from as many members claim, it is The University went along Says Robert Hume, sachem
stupid. bers, but service organizations campus if the issue is not re- out of Title IX's reach, with his desire. (chief) of the 1945 Tribe and now
0 No one is sure whether the were once much better repre- solved in their favor. Harlan Mulder, an assistant a doctor in Kalamazoo "There
Tribe i sti aitiate stu sented. The regulation stipulates that DOES IT DISCRIMINATE on to the Vice President for Fi- is absolutely nothing in Michi-
eatint deandsatAn Ar g- i In recent years, more women the University may not "pro- the basis of sex? nance who has jurisdiction over gamua that bars the entrance
ation demand at evry s have moved into leadership vide significant assistancepto According to HEW's Michi- the property, said he directs of Women."
detgopcml ihTteposts of service groups such as: oaec rpr an civil rights' coordinatorI groups that want to use Ra-
Nine, as wellas forrec-UAC ndsudentrovenmentanyorganization agency or per Bernard Rogers, there is signifi-drick elsewhere. He receives "THOSE GUYS could let in
SFeldkap attributes the lackbasis of sex ... Recipients (of cant assistance "wherever mon very few other requests, he women tomorrow," echoes Feld-
of service organization mem- federal fund h the Ui- ey is involved," and it is clear, says, and the property isn't well kamp. They certainly are
such recognition. It no longer bers to a decline of campus s, u t s p i that the University provides enough developed to be used thinking about it and they
holds an account with the Uni- activities in general. Many re- versity) continugsigbificantbas- monetary assistance to Michi- regularly. The Tribe is allowed thought about it before it was
versity, and its free lease was cent male leaders haven't met' . o professionialtras- gamua. The Tribe pays no rent to use Radrick "because Mr. in vogue to think about it." In
granted by the student Union Michigamua sstanace to professional or hon- for its "wigwam" on the top Matthaei wished it." fact, a woman was seriously
in 1933: the Union no longer 0 Recent Tribes have aban- yrg zfloor of the Union tower, and considered for membership in
holls the power to recognize doned much Qf the old dedica-I "A recipient educational insti- it never has. The lease extends B L U M E N T H A L and 1972 - Chris White Booth, a
groups or grant space. tion to University service. Its tution would be prohibited from back to a ruling by the 1933 Tanay assert that the Univer- nresident of UAC who married a
The current members weekly meetings are brief and providing financial support forcstudent union. The University sity has given the Tribe free brave from that year's tribe.
("fighting braves") were chid- seldom touch on important cam ... a single-sex honorary socie- does not clean the room or pay food and truck services for its But in 75 years there has
ed by many graduate members pus affairs; its twenty mem- ty," the regulation continues. for other maintenance. reunions at Radrick, but in- never been a woman member,
("old braves") at the Tribe's bers, fifteen of whom are as- "However, an ... organization Asked if the free lease of voices in the Student Organizat and an historical fact the HEW
seventy-fifth reunion in Septem- sociated with athletics, are whose membership was restrict- Union space was a Title IX v tion Services office show that and the Tribe itself will be
ber for the inordinate number scarcely aware that Michigam- ed to members of one sex could lation, Rogers said, "In my es- srg oo w, at last r prthink yo cnme.
of athletes in the group. There ua once worked on University adhere to its restrictive poli- timation, it would be." springu powwow, at least - " taie you can make a
problems with the administra- cies, and operate on the cam- fer.Record from Tefbe last prima,
tion and the faculty. pus of a recipient university, if RADRICK FARMS was giveni year are incomplete. crimination just by the fact that
Iit received no assistance from, over 75 years they've never had
The Tribe has lost its pres- the university." r to the University in the Sixties O braves say the space in a woman."said Dianne Fowler,
tige.se, stdntsny whendoknowby Frederick Matthaei, a for- the Union tower is a fire haz- the MSA legal advocate who is
taexists, and many who do find THE QUESTIONS ARE: mer Regent and honorary ard, and thus without value to handling the complaint for Blu-
itoruaoe.tOtuneit was rareI
for anyone to turn down an in- Does Michigamua receive Tribe sachem. He had hosted anyone but Michigamua mem- menthal and Tanay.
vitation; now, it happens fairly "significant assistance" from. the Tribe on his property for bers. But according to Univer-
reentlythe Univernowy? manyyaitandenwhry groertyg sity fire marshall Russell Dow- ALSO, MANY of the Tribe's
frequently. the University? many years, and when he gave fling, "I don't classify it as a' rituals and songs include phras-
TITLE IX is certainly the Is it an "honorary society?", the land away, he asked that fire hazard. It's just not a good es which intimate that members
Tribe's most pressing problem; If it is just a social fraternity, the practice be continued. situation (because there is only are superior to women. For ex-
Impressions .one legal escape route). I don't amnle, the song "Rally 'Romd"
Fabric 9 Jewelry think there are a great deal of includes the verse: "Gottum
347 Maynard, Ann Arbo people involved. The rooms squaw, no papoose, don't do bet-
347M99d Ann Arbor VEGAS themselves are neat enough so ter, we turn um loose."
99 5LAS VEGAS that I wouldn't call it a fire haz- The Mihigamua ideal, more-
A REIard-e over, is one of masculinity. It
UNITED AIRLINES Those who have filed Title IX accentuates the strong, fierce
complaints have also charged brave of the Indian tribe, and
Depart Dec. 30 & Return Jo. i, that the Tribe receives clerical takes no account whatsoever of
3 NIGHTS IN LOS ANGILES assistance from the office of women. To allow women in the
Morioft & Bonaventure Hotels FM John Feldkamp. Old Braves group would be to deny one of
$ACouncil newsle ters are mailed its philosophical underpinnings.
3 NIGHTS IN LAS VEGAS -9through the Housing Office, and The question of Michigamua's
Landmark Hotel Feldkamp admits that he and status as either honorary so-
includes Charter Airfare Detroit-Los Angeles returning from his secretary have spent time ciety or social fraternity is even
Las Vegas. Cocktails & meats aboard. 6 nights hotel re. ,on Michigamua affairs, more debatable. On this point
served seats at the Tournament of Roses Parade. Tickets to the Rose there is a disagreement between
Bowi, transfers from airports to hotels, tips ' taxes. Disneyland "IF THE ruling were that Feldkamp and several current
Torincluding transfers, admission & 6 rides. Spezia) chartered buses from Lop
our - rfom4to469Dera doubleoccupoancy there were a violation of Title; Tribe members.

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TX, there would be a very dif-
ferent posture that I would A C C O R D I N G to Feld-
take," Feldkamp said last kamp, the Tribe Js neither so-
week. "I've operated up until cial nor honorary.
now with the assumption that "Michigamua defies any of
they're a completely legitimate those definitions," he said. "I
strident organiza on . . . Any-' don't k'ow how you can be an
thing I've done has been more honorary when nobody knows
for alumni. I think the real is- vou're being honored." Feld-
sue is what is appropriate for kamn claims that honoraries
me to do with University per- are founded on specific criteria,
sonnel time. Anything related usually academic, an4 that
to alumni work - I haven't Michigamun's criteria are pure-
hesitated to spend time and re- lv un to its members during any
sources." given year.
Thus, it seems clear that the But according to one fighting
University has provided mdi- brave, "It's just a social fra-
rect financial assistance to the jteri According to a rave
Tisrie.Buti the dat oe sve
Trie. ut he ebae oer exof last year's Tribe, "It's a
discrimination is not quite so cvial ocrgaizaition ... where

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- -drink and that's about it."
IF THE TRIBE can prove it
GAN 1976/77 OFFICIAL is merely a social group, and
if it rejects all University fi-
t- nancial. assistance, it has noth-
U A R ,; .4ing to fear from Title IX. But
many are sure it is an honor-
aryand thus subject to the fed-
F !eral regulations. Blumenthal
U LTY/STAFF TOUR .and Tanay hold that if members
are honored by the membership
FORMATION alone, the group is an honorary.
TO URC OFFICE SALES: sCertainlymany oldbraves con-
SALES:sidered the group an honorary,
nt Union ROOM NO. 3209 eral decaaes asthedmost im-
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Of all the complaints, the
29-DEC. 3 ...... . ... . 10 A.M.-7 P.M. braves respond most emphati-
.10 A.M.-3 P.M. cally to those made by Native
6-7 ............... ..10 A.M.-7 P.M. Americans.
DECEMBER 7 In her ;Title VI complaint,
SDB3 pending with HEW and the Uni-
15 versity, Grace Pego charged
that Michigamua "never had a
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"through its publioations and ac-
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- has Native American blood, and
other braves declare that there.
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based on double occupancy say, does Michigamua ridicule
December 27-January 2 Native Americans.
December 28-January 3 A 1975 BRAVE SAID, "I don't
think anybody took it all that
INCLUDED TOUR FEATURES seriously. When you call your-
" Charter air transportation from Detroit to self an Indian you're not using
Los Angeles and return including complimen- it in any derogatory way. It
tory meols and soft drinks. comesfrom an era when peo-
" Accommodations for six nights at the Bilt- !le didn't think about things
more Hotel located in the central downtown like that. I don't think anyone
area. Traditional moderate deluxe hotel re-
cently refurbished, air conditioning, color TV, wants
radio and phone in every room, and a variety f it apears that way, it
of restaurants and lounges. shouldn't."
'" Roundtrip transfers from the airport to the ; A brave of last year's tribe
hotel including luggage directly to your hotel said that any fraternal organi-
room , zation "has customs to bring
" New Year's Eve Party, cash bar. the members together, wheth-
* The game day package provides motorcoach er it be a song or a handshake
transportation from hotel to the. Tournament
of Roses Parade, a grandstand seat at the Michigamua - unfortunately,
parade, transportation to the G a m e, box maybe - has adopted things
lunch. Game Ticket, and transportation back from the grade-B movies on
to the hotel. TV. I don't think anybody in
OPTIONAL ACCOMMODATIONS Michigamua considers them to
AS FOLLOWS: be Indian. It's always Michigam-
" Single accommodations (1 ) ........$85.00 ua tradition, Michigamua lore,
" 3rd person in room, deduct ........$44.00 an identity of Michivamua rath-
for 3rd person only See MICHIGUAMA, Page 3
LAND ONLY PACKAGE'.......$214.00
(includes all tour features except TIW MICIGA? DAILY
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(If Available, includes roundtrip air trans- is edited and managed by students

December 29-January 4
INCLUDED TOUR FEATURES
" Charter air transportation from Detroit to
Los Angeles and return including compli-
mentary meals and soft drinks.
* Accommodations for six nights at the Haci-
enda Hotel or Holiday Inn located at Los
Angeles International Airport. First Class
hotels with color TV in every room, swim-
ming pools, restaurants and shopping area.
" Roundtrip transfers from the airport to the
hotel including luggage directly to your
hotel room.
" New Year's Eve Party, cash bar.
" The game day package provides motorcoach
transportation from hotel to the Tournament
of Roses Parade, a grandstand seat at the
parade, transportation to the Game, box
lunch, Game Ticket, transportation back to
hotel, and a spaghetti dinner at the hotel
upon return.
OPTIONAL ACCOMMODATIONS
AS FOLLOWS:
* Double accommodations (2) . . $20 PP addl.
* Single accommodations (1) . . $81 PP addl.
LAND ONLY PACKAGE ........$148.00
(includes all tour features except
air transportation)
AIR ONLY PACKAGE ..........$200.00
(if Available includes roundtrip air trans- '

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