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inion Amusement




Popular Wtth Jeen Of School

L I1(Frank McPike)
Columns of valuable space have
of Best been devoted to the structural beauty
of the Union. A countless number of
words have lauded the various feat-.
ures of the 'institution, tap-room,
reading-room, assembly hall, in fact
F DAy most of the conveniences and comforts
of the new building in a manner that
pals in proves the 'appreciation of Michigan
men eve'rywhere.
be run Members of the Union have not fail-
)on the ed to utilize the recreation facilities
r, and offered them, the patronage, accorded
an sat- the billiard room and bowling depart-
uncov- ment has exceeded the wildest dreams
;reatest of the officials. In return the greatest
of en- efforts have been made to furnish the
nterest men with the very best entertainment
Billiard Room Popular
of the Probably the most popular recrea-
Le opin-tion offered in the building is found
ike one in the billiard room. Equipped with
le men 24.tables, it has at times proved in-
t1. Hesufficient to accommodate' the men
event, who desired to play. Adhering to the
'21, by usual Union policy of engaging the
23, and most competent men in the respective
md and fields, as department Mranagers Mr.
e good Taylor was placed in charge there.
He is one of the foremost billiardists
rtment in the country and during his stay
rmarks here has made himself popular with
s of 41 patrons of the room by his pleasing~
m first. personality and thorough knowledge.
margin, of his business.
onds in Informal classes in billiard instruc-
. Tid- tion 'have been offered by Taylor,
I ham- twice a week since the room opened.
These have been attended by large'
it and 1gatherings of interested students,
lker in some novices and others more or less
excel- accomplished, but all have learned al
ad man great many of the fine points of the
ion the game and their own enjoyment in the
the fin- pastime heightened accordingly. ,
hes. In order to give Uniop members the
opportunity of seeing the most prom-
y Hiar-inent cue artists in action several
at won matches have been staged during thel
rd heatyear between Taylor and other stars.
chmitz. The first match brought David McAnd-
second less here to meet Taylor in a 400
y Sim- point, 18-2 balk line encounter. The
third, visitor was at that time national ama-
nds.' teur balk line champion and it was
Hart, freely tredicted about the campus that
o Harthe would capture the verdict with very
id heatlittle trouble, but h4 was no match
. for the Union professional and lost
Sim- the match 400 to 270.

organised an interfraternity three
cushion billiard tournament which
was entered by 12 houses. B. C. Rob-
bins representing Sigma Phi was the
survivor in this play and carried off
the cup presented by the Union for
his house. Each of the tournaments
was followed by a large number of in-
terested spectators, the inter-house
competition arousing the most inter-
Suggestions Offered
In addition to his regular talks on,
billiards at which time he is prepared

completed. With the record made by
the informal swimming team this
year' the, prospects for next season's
Varsity from the freshmen squad of
this year and the promise of a strong
schedule for the team in the event
that the tank 'is completed, this fea-
ture of Union entertainment wiR take;
its place with the other diversions of-
fered to Michigan men.
lartmouth CIoseS Jolls ,o Freshmen
Dartmouth has already closed its
rolls to the incoming freshman class.
More than 1,000 applications have been


S -*M T W T F, S
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Cleaned, Bleached and Reblocked
into the latest styles, with all new
trimmings just ,like new.,
We use no acids, pastes or other
cheap and injurious cleaners. We
do only high-class work.
Phone 1792. 6c7 Packard St.

Courteous and satisfactory
TREATMENT to every custom-
er, whether the account be large
or small.
The Ann Arbor Savings Bank
. Incorporated 1869 -
Capital and Surplus, $600,000.00
Resources, $4,750,000.00

Northwest Corner
707 North UnivE

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received and of these less than 600 can


to answer the questions of any spec-
tator, Mr. Taylor is on hand at all
times to offer suggestions or correc-F
tions of style to any player who w-ill
ask him. This feat'ure of the room is'
highly commendable and is appreciat-
ed by all its patrons. '
Interest in the'bowling alleys has
been heightened by the opportunities
for competition offered by the bowling
committee. Informal tourneys have-
been in progress the major portion of
the year and no end of interesting and
entertaining results have been record-
ed. A faculty league composed of pro-
fessors and instructors of the eco-
nomics department played games
throughout the winter. The first tour-
'nement organized by the Union bowl-
ing committee was entered by eight
fraternities and several independent'
teams. A team representing the Un-
ion and composed of several Varsity
athletes proved too strong for the rest
of the field and the cup won by this
team is on exhibition now at the main
desk at the Union. An interclass in-
terfraternity tourney was subsequent-
ly played on the Union alleys under
the supervision of the intramural de-,
Much delay has been experienced at
times 'on the alleys because of the in-
ability of the officials to engage pin
setters, this trouble has been preva-
lent In the city for some time and pa-'
trons of the Union alleys have been
fortunate in having the best service in
It is a much regretted fact by all
members of the Union of course that
the swimming pool has not as yet been
Le ave you

be accepted. - Lack of housing facili-
ties prevents the New Hampshire col-
lege from allowing more than 550 new
men to enter this fall, although the
registration office estimates that 2,000
new students desire admission. Next
year's enroll ent is placed at approx-
imately 1,900.


For satisfactory finishing see
gets your films so leave
them at the Quarry Drug Store
or 713 E. University Ave.

Yale Union Permanently Established
The Yale Union, which was founded
last year as a means of stimulating
University interest in public affairs of
every kind and to form a unified or-
ganization to precipitate undergradu
ate opinion. in these matters, will con-
tinue as 'a regular university feature
in the future.
Don't feel sorry for yourself if you
have' to go to Summer School. A $3.00
summer membership at the City "Y"
will make it a round of pleasuree-
If its artistic wall-paper you want,
a-t right prices call at C. H. Major &
Co.'s, 203 E. Washington St. Phone
Will you be in the city this sum-
mer? A membership-in the City "Y"
will make it seem like a vacation.
Only $3.00 for the Summer.-AdV.
Star Polo Shirts with collars that
fit. $3.00 upwards. Wild & Co., 311 S.
State St:-Adv.
Fine Straw Hats. Wild & Co., 311
S. State St.--Adv. '
A special wire brings the results of
all the games to The Daily. You can
find them there every morning.-Adv.
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The Solution
of the
Servant Problem
is a simple one-when you equip
your home with an Electric Wash-
er, Sweeper and Iron. Why
waste strength and energy in do-
ing work which these appliances
can do in half the time? They
cost but a trifle, last for years and
bring you health and happiness.
Come in and let us show you our
wide variety of electrical goods.,






Connor 's Sundae birick


23 1-5
by Gam-
; third,
won by
'er, '23.1
23, sec-
won by
aal heat
'23, see-
', 27 2-5

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. by 'Burns, '21;
third, Fitzgerald,

'23; second,
n, '23. Time,

George Spears Loses
George Spears, 'veteran champion of
Michigan was the next attraction and
fared a trifle better than his predeces-
sor holding Taylor to a 300 to 254
The last match with a national cel-
ebrity was staged, a few weeks ago
with Percy Collins, who a short time
before had wrested the national ama-
teur title from McAndless as the goat.
Taylor got away to a big lead and
gave his opponent no opportunity to
threaten lhim. All of these matches
were played before capacity audiences
and the men who saw them are anxi-
ously awaiting the announcement of
the next game. 4
As many of the members were clam-
oring for some regulated competition
when the room opened 'a handicap
straight rail tournament was started
with 15 entrants. A loving cup was
offered by the Union as a stimulus to
the sport and some very creditable ex-
hibitions were made. R. E. Gale, ,22,
was the individual star of this tour-
ney and was placed at scratch, he
made the best showing of the list mak-
ing a high run of 42 and highest aver-
age completing a string in 38 innings.
His handicap was too great, however,
and he lost the cup to. J. C. Harbert,






golf Suppies.






The Detroit Edison Co.
Display Room, Main and William Sts.
Phone 2300



We have a Fine Line to Select Froni


Time 53 sec-
by Lewis,.'23;
hird, Walters,
.ds. (Finals on
y Jelliffe, '22;i
d, Schultz, '23.
r, '23; second,
Schmitz; sec-'


made in






, Spurrier
Height, 5


,nee, 41

to Y. W. C. A. Funds
>f $50.00 each have
the Goodfellowship
abs of the local
.e fund which is be-
week for work in
al members of the
also made personal

Three Cushion Matches
Interest in the three cushion style.
of play during the winter caused the
billiard committee to set a handicap
three cushion tourney in motion. Six-
teen 'men entered the lists, play was
started on an elimination basis and
continued for three weeks. When the
smoke of battle cleared away it was
found that the 'winner of the first
tournament had also taken first hon-
ors in the second. J. C. Harbert, '23,
now holds two, silver cups presented'
by the Union in the interests of the
sport. The intramural department pro-
vided fraternity competition in all
branches of athletics but billiards, so
the management of the billiard room


M cGregor and Lee Clubs
All the Popular Makes
Dunlop "Vac" - Radio
Golf Shoes-Golf Hose
Golf Bags
Golf Club Repairing
Tennis Rackets Restrung
711 N. Univ. Ave.

Trousers or Knickers





14 Nickels Arcade


paper now for those rooms,
e them papered during vaca-

Telephone 152 R.

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