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Tuesday, August 1, 1972

McGovern campaign uses new
meiltods to reach more voters

By MERYL GORDON radio staff, "Radio staff tra-
Presidential hopeful George velling with the Senator will
McGovern is using innovative tape his speeches, decide what's
techniques to gain votes for No- newsworthy, make up audio
vember's election. feeds that are under 45 seconds,
and send them out to the radio
A national voter registration centers. The radio centers will
is presently being implemented in turn send the feeds out to
by McGovern workers. Patsy locals stations for news spots."
Smith, of local headquarters, The McGovern staff is pro-
says that "there are 10,000 peo-. viding a news service for radio
ple in this area that are un- stations that can't afford to
registered." She feels that "Ann send a reporter to follow the
Arbor is well - organized, but candidate, and are also getting
other areas in the district need air play for McGovern.
a lot of work." Goldberg says that the Mc-
Also on a national level, Mc- Govern staff has been doing
Govern's staff is setting up a extensive research on radio
series of 16 radio centers that audiences, so they can send the
will cover all areas of the coun- stations material of interest to
try excluding Alaska and Ha- their listeners.
waii. According to Debbi Gold- "We'll be doing localized
berg, a Michigan junior work- feeds, geared to different audi-
ing on the McGovern national ences," she explained. "This
way we'll be able to reach the
The Michigan Daily, edited and man- people who won't necessarily
aged by students at the University of get to see McGovern, with news
Michigan. News phone: 764-0562. second* of concern to them. A farmer
Clas pstespadat AnnAboe, ich -'
teas. 420 MaynardSat., Ana Arbor, isn't necessarily interested in
Michigan 48104. Published daily Tues- McGovern's view 'on urban
day through Sunday morning Univer- problems, and urban people
stay yeae Subsription rates: $10 by don't necessarily want to hear
aSumer ssion pblishedT about farm isues."
throgh Saturday morentng. Subserip- Making up the audio feeds
tion rates: $5.50 by carrier (campus can be difficult, according to
area); $6.50 local mail (in Mich. or
Ohl; $7.50 non-local mail (other states
To The Arts Editor:
In Richard Glatzer's review
of What's Up Doc (7-26-72)
$10.00 per month your reviewer comments that
Barbra Streisand was at her
NO DEPOSIT best in that film. He then con-
FREE DELIVERY, PICK UP tinues (Possibly implying a
FRD SERYICK causative link) that "her quint-
AND SERVICE essential Jewishness has been
CALL: toned down somewhat (some-
thing I, Jew though I am, am
NEJAC TV RENTALS very thankful for)."
I agree with your reviewer
662-5671 that Streisand "has often been
overbearing, narcissitic, a bit
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Goldberg. "You have to cal-
culate every possible impres-
sion people could get out of it."
She is going to San Francis-
co this week to se up a radio
center, before joining the sen-
ator's travelling staff. "Setting
up a center requires getting ahe
equipment, contacting local sta-
tions to see if they'll use our
feeds, and finding people to
coordinate the center's activi-
ties," said Goldberg.
Goldberg feels that radio has
become an increasingly import-
ant media and will prove valu-
able in this election. "People
are hearing decisions made on
the news . . - politics are com-
ing out into the open much
more, and people are listening,"
She began working for Mc-
Govern in March and helped in
the primaries from Illinois on.
"Ohio was the most exciting
p i" i m a r y," , she commented,
"that's when I think he really
started to broaden his base with
blue collar workers. You could
see his support develop every
She plans to work on the
campaign through November,
and come back to school in
too much to take." However, if
there has been any redemptive
feature of her public personal-
ity it has been her honest es-
pousal of what she is-a Jew.
If your reviewer can not take
this ethnicity, this quintessen-
tial jewishness, Jew though he
is (I am truly excited about this
public confession), then I sug-
gest that he refrain from cri-
ticising it in print. He sounds
like an Uncle Tom telling fel-
low blacks not to sound too-
Also, later in the review
Glatzer writes about a "piece
of slapstick shtick." Someone
should tell hip his Jewishness
is showing.
Rabbi Bruce S. Warshal
o you want money, a draft
deferment, leodership ond
management training,
If your answer is yes, then
invest t/2 hour of your time
to find out how too obtain
the above bt attending the
Army ROTC orientation at
Room 200 in North Hail at
3:30 p.m. every day.

Join The Daily and...
Francine Hymen, Personnel Manager of The Daily, resolved her
own personnel problem on July 2 when she exchanged vows with
Dale Scherger. Mr. and Mrs. Scherger met through a former
Daily personnel manager, Mark Walfish, who was Dale's room-
mate, showing that marriages aren't always made in heaven.
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Because this is summer, and
the balmy weather today has
gone to our heads, we like to
introduce experimental innova-
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So keep those cards and let-
ters comin' in, folks!
Help build
a Ilaliroom
The People's Ballroom in
Ann Arbor's Community Center
is scheduled to open Labor Day
weekend for concerts, jams,
plays, and you-name-it - but
meanwhile help is needed to
finish building it.
According to Robin Giber,
assistant director of thehCom-
munity Center Project, the in-
sulation and heating have been
put in, but the ballroom stage
still needs staining, The hard-
wood floor must also be laid,
The ballroom, at 502 E.
Washington St., was a barren
garage of the old Fisher Cadil-
lac building before work began
this spring.
"We still need help," says
Giber. "We can use all the en-
ergy around." People interested
in working can join in Monday
through Friday, 10 a.m. to noon,
and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. or on Sat-
urday afternoons.
Donations of lighting and
musicat equipment and building
materials, are also welcomed.


- 69 *
lflki 9 14 L -VE
with GLENDA JACKSON (Academy Award! Best Actress),
TONIGHT!-August 1st-ONLY!-35 mm COLOR-7 & 9:30 p.m.
AUGUST 3rd The King of earts
7 & 9 p.m. Campus cult smash! Wild, Raffish Satire!
TUESDAY Winner of 2 Academy Awards! ELIA KAZAN'S
7 & 9 p.m. James Dean, Burl yes, Julie Harris, Raymond Massey

A public hearing on the Packard Platt Plaza amended
site plan will be held by the Ann Arbor City Planning
Commission in the Council Chambers, City Hall, 100 North
Fifth Avenue, Ann Arbor on August 8, 1972 at 7:30 p.m.
The property is located at the corner of Platt & Packard
Street and consists of 6.68 acres to be developed as
Commercial. A copy of the amended site plan will be dis-,
played in the First Floor lobby of City Hall, Ann Arbor,
Michigan for seven (7) days prior to the public hearing.
This notice is to be published on August 1, 1972.
Authorized by
Planning Director

all showings in AUDITORIUM "A", ANGELL HALL - $1
tickets on sale for ail of each evening's shows at 6 p.m. outside the auditorium.


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