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THlE MICHIIGAN DAILY
Official Newspaper at the University
Published every morning except Mon-
day throughout the school year.
Entered at the Post Office at Ann Ar-
bor, Michigan, under Act of Con-
gress of March 3, 1879.
Walter X. Towers.
Albert R. DilIey
j ]ews Editor ........fHarry Z. Fols
Assistant........... Frank Pennell
Athletic Editor....... Karl Matthews
Assistant........... G. C. Eldredge
Music and Drama . ... Earl V. Moore
Intercollegiate News Harold G. McGee.
Files............. .Emmett Taylor'
Arthur B. Moehlman Frank E. Shaw
Edward G. Kemp Maurice Myers
Maurice Toulme Mack Ryan
Wallace Weber C. Harold Rippler
H. Beach Carpenter Robert Gillett
John Townley Morris Houser
J. Selig Yellen Fred B. Foulk
Hal C. Tallmadge J. V. Sweeney
Morris Milligan Leonard M. Rieser
Morton R. Hunter Russell H. Neilson
Chester J. Morse David D. Hunting
Assistant to Mgr. . .Joseph F'ouchard
Advertising Mgr .. .Elmer P. Grierson
Circulation Mgr..E. Ray Johnson
Asst. Adv. Mgr..A. R. Johnson, Jr.
Edgar L. Jaffa ...... W. T. Holland5
W. J. Wetterau. J. 1. Lippincott
' Emerson Smith
note book on
er by the pound
a n' s
note' the terribleraIyaes zwich dis-
eas, prev ntabh , OratI^st checka-
blei continnes 'om kE eh year. If
the medical profession" wer given
power and money to eliminate typhoid
fever, it would be done.
,At the present moment, there is no
greaterx need of the.,untiversity and the
city of Ann A.rbor hanxamodern re-
tention hospital. If a serious epidem-
1a:,should staike the ci": tomorrow and
spread rapidly, the consequences might
be appalling. Physicians would, be
helpless to. cope ^with the situation.
If weI have any reason' to believe that
'a contagious iease' ill ever attack
Ann Arbor-and the fact 'that we have
bteen miraculously 'fortunate in the
past is in no sense a safeguard for the
future-we must admit that the, need
of a detention, hospital. is immediate
Not long ago we had a little toy safe'
in the treasurer's _office Then we had
an unexpected caller. Now wpe have a
big safe. It s too bad that we didn't
get, the big safe sooner.
MARCH GAR4GOYIE TO 'BE TRET
Women Must Have All +ContrIbutoiis
For Numnber in By Tonight.
The quality and variety of the ma-
terial which has already been submit-
ted to the editress of the women's num-
ber,of the Gargoyle promises a mag-y
azine that will be of interest to every-
one, on the campus. Pictures of the
campus as t would appear were there
no women tudents will brng out one
advantage of co-education;,'while ati-
cles on how the Gargoyle should °be
run,' will doubtless result in a vast;
improvement of the next number..
"How, to be decent even if you do run
a magazine," is the title of one of the
There is still room flor more materi-
al of every kind, .and all must be in
the hands of'Miss Marie Nicholson by
this evening. The magazine will be
out about. March 23.
Mianometer Being; Constructed in Shop.
Mr. 3. H. Stevenson, instructor and
foreman in the instrument shop, is
making a differential manometer for
the use of Prof. Zowski, of the depart-
ment of mechanical engineering. The
lnstrumet Will be used in the meas-
urement of gas and vapor tension.
Somee reentU statist'es rove that
those states which our eastern negh-
bors are accustomed to term "half-civ-
ilized" have the most students enrolled
per capita }in their colleges and unmi-
vErsities. Nebraska has one ,student
for every 135 inhabitants, being .sur-
passed only by Kansas and Utah.
Prof. James Tufts, who has charge
of the physiology department of the
University f ,Chicago, according, to
current rumors, has been offered the
presidency of Amherst College.,.
Two students at Wisconsin.put on an
act in the local vaudeville theater, en-
titled "Them ,Papers."
Candidates for class offices at Ill-
nois announce their candidacy in thej
"EARTH FEATURES and 1
Student and tht
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OFFICES: Ann Arbor Press Building,
OFFICID HOURS: Managing Editor,
1-2 p. in., 10:30-11:30 p. mn.; Bus-
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FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 1912.
Night Editor-Hl. Beaeh Carpenter.
Meeting of the Business Staff today
The Detention Hospital.
When one considers the trouble andl
expense of conserving 'the public
health as compared with the inesti-
mable benefits resulting, it is hard to
understanid why, in this supposedly
enlightened age, the community which
adequately protects its members is the
exception rather than the rule. Health
is the most fundamental of all condi-
tions; health reform brings the great-
est and most lasting reductions of
poverty, vice and social unrest. And
yet the representatives of the people]
are too busy with tariffs, political ap-
propriations and social functions to,
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