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November 27, 1919 - Image 2

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The Michigan Daily, 1919-11-27

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w and before it is too late.



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day during the Univer-
:nt Puhlications.
entitled to the use for
d to it or not otherwise
published therein.
,r, Michigan, as secopd

ynard street.

>rds, if signed, the sig-
but as an evidence of
ed in The Daily at the
ed~ to The Daily office.

ot necessarily endorse the sentiments ex-
......Managing Editor
Phone 2414 or. 1o16
... .....Business Manager
Phone 9600r 2738
-..............News Editor
... Sports Editor
................... Women's Editor
.,. . .Telegraph Editor
Charles R. Osius, Jr.
H. Hardy Heth

Activity, is usually connected with the idea of
"splurge",-the noise of publicity and the lure of
prominence. Likefthe proverbial frog and the
puddle nany people think that a leap is made just
to make a splash, 'that the active individual wants
only to be heard and noticed. So, inactivity is often
condoned as modesty, or reticence, or unpreten-
tious reserve.
This is one of the false ideas that permeates our
life. Anyone looking for a moment behind the
scenes will see the superabundance of work to be
done and will realize thpat the most efficient man
makes the least "splash" in doing it. Recognition
of his effort is a trivial circumstance, a'thing al-
ways erratic, a thing to which he does not pin his
faith. Just as the best things in history were done
in obscurity and without much thought of reward,
so in the university the big man is seldom really a
self-honor seeker.
After all, the self-satisfied are 'those who ignore
the oars and merely drift. Selfishness is more often
expressed by the lounger than 'by the climber. It is
a false sense of things that would lull multitudes
into the lethargy of the Rip Van Winkle sleep.
About io per cent of the students at Michigan are
participating in activities.. Where are the remain-
ing 90 per cent?
The best part di colegiate training may lie in the
matter of learning to accept either success or tem-
porary failure in a manner creditable to one's self.'
Student activities promote this spirit more than any-,
thing else inside of university walls. A neophyte'
soon learns to appreciate the magnanimity of men
who leave him out of where he does not "belong."
Far from anticipating the "splurge" he soon learns
the emptiness of it and faces life expecting to find
less but wishing for a great deal more. Kipling
put it well-,-"Hear you, old peoples,-we have done
nothing in the world. All our work is to do; and
it shall be done, old peoples."


Michigan's Oldest



Ann Arbor Agents for the Roycrofters

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Advertising Manager
.Issue Manager
.~Office Manager
..Publication Manager
.Circulation Manager
. . . . . . ..Subscription M anager

Dean Edward H. Kraus, of the Sum-
mer se sion, will return Saturday from
New York where he is at present at-
tending a meeting of the administra-
tive officers of the summer sessions.
of American univerities and colleges.
Dancin School
new class begins FRIDAY, NOV.
28. If you spend your money r
with me you get' results. I
guarantee to teach you the
latest dances. If you want to
be popular, be a good dancer.
Clas, 7:00 to 8:30. Special '
price to ladies, 8 lessons, $3.00,
or 50c per l9sson.

Samples are ready te o

...Guillotine Editor
.~Music Editor
.Literary Editor
.xchage Editor
............ Campiagn Editor
. .........Efficiency Editor
mas 11. Adams Brewster Campbell
ge Brophy , John I. Dakin

Pay your suiscription. to the Daily.
(Oct. 26, 319)
Between Detroit, Ann Arbor and Jackson
(Eastern Standard Time)
Detroit Limited and Express Cars--6:io a.
m., and hourly to 9:io p.m.
Jackson Limited and Express Cars-8 :48
Sm., and every hour to 9:48 p. M. (Ex-
presses make focal stops west of Ann Arbor.)
Local Cars East Bound-6:5 a .n., 9:g5 a,
in. and every two hours to 9:os p! im., 10:50
p. m. To Ypsilanti only, r11:45p.,in., z :xo
a. n. and to Saline, change at Ypsilanti.
Local Cars West Bound-7 :48 a. M. and
2:2o a. i.


er, whethe
or small.
TheoAnn I

ert C. Angell
ert D. Sage
nns J. Whinery


in D. P. Joyce
quist Robt. Somerville
wton Arthur L. Glazer
MBER 27, 1919.
ster P. Campbell.

Capital and Surplus, *554
Resources ... -. .$"00(
Northwest Cor. Main .&
707 North Unuversity


The Guillotine

Tactical holiday that
> do not only with
nan purposes of to-
d ancestors counted
we, as an altra-pro-
wealth of past ex-


Thanksgiving Triolet
How much' should we be thankful for?
Thanksgiving's cheer we borrow
For having peen within the store
The suits and shoes so dear before
E'ep costlier now, three times or more-
We ask ourselves in sorrow,
How much should we be thankful for?
Thanksgiving's cheer we borrow.



. A. S.





Student Breaks Jaw in Auto Accident.-Daily.
Think how much he will save on board.

:ritical situations make this
dive. The demands are for
>erpetual training for good
land can be answered only
t us not simply accept the
by saints and sinners, wise
ved long ago. Let us look
that there is more to do now

" -cl Prht pe
Ever tixlethe clock ticks, fifty.
Evr time ethee
eight Fatimas are lighted 5 ih'~
in the United States. oth ngh
grade- garette has so manY
gug, aswervifg friends'-
' VaixaTurkish blend is
carefully balanced that it has Oi s
of the fter-effects of heavier les
skillfully blended tobaccos T
wyati3ia are sensible..-as Your
irst packageW prove

When Tom Marshall heard that the rumor of
President Wilson's death was unfounded he ut-
tered a fervent, "Thank God." And humanity echoes
the same sentiment because they know Mr. Mar-


reasons advanced f or the disastrous
season was the failure of Michigan
est' the spirit that counts by getting
ig their services to the coach whether
d themselves Varsity or mere Scrub
rhaps neither.
ne of the reasons for a disastrous.
tball season will be this same one
t a 'general waking-up on the part
all interested in this sport before the
s any farther.
g to turn out a successful basketball
n ? Coach Mather reports a squad of
-which means that less than three-
e per cent of the ,men eligible to play
i to the call. What is the reasoning
nety-nine'and three-fourths per cent?
vhat reasoning they have employed is
her false mddesty or sheer indiffer-
i that a Varsity squad is made up of
rofessional material at hand has sup-
o consistently exploded in the past
liscussion. As for the matter of in-
ailure to recognize an emergency, it
)ncerting to be forced to the conclu-
of the most obvious lessons of the
has been passed over.
unnecessary for the coach to plead
n out. Michigan has been granted a
:h because she presumably wants a
team and the prestige that goes with
more than 3o men at Michigan who
)layed basketball.
o will report regularly even though,
r of the game, may be sure that he is
in the solution of the athletic prob-
er all, it is a duty far too easily per-
hirked. If a man will cast off a re-
light as reporting for basketball
s that he should,.he may feel some

Wheezes of Yester-Year
(This one created a furore a year ago)
St. Peter-How did you get to heaven, Patrick?

Mary had .a little Ford
In short she called it Lizzie
And every time she took a ride
The darn thing made her dizzy.

Buffalo men to hold smoker in Union.-Daily
notice. It should be-held in the Nickel's Arcade.
Dear Louis:-
I heard something real clever the other evening.
I was in the Campus Lunch and a man came in
and ordered soft boiled eggs and the waiter opened
one and asked the man if he wanted the other one
opened and the man looked sort of funny and saint,
"Open the window instead." And then the waiter
said, "What's the matter, didn't I cook them long
enough?'? and the man smiled and glanced at the
festive hen fruit and said, "Yes, but you didnt
cook them soon enough."
Sir Dancelot.
The man who courts
But does not wed
Often goes
To court instead..
-Guillotine, Nov. 20.
Another Precinct Heard Fromn
And he who weds
Butcourts girls still
MAY get in court
Against his will.
-H. Van Antwerp, Farmer's, Ky.
Renovated Couple
Girard Avenue-Owner will rent three rooms and
a bath to refined young couple newly painted and




- gain cf21 per clock-tick
since 1917
ATIMA'S big gains are mostly among men
who like the Turkish tobacco taste but who
tire of the over-richness of too much Turkish.
One way of proving this is to point tothe
fashionable clubs and hotels of the country.
Until a year or so ago these places had little
call for any but straight Turkish cigarettes.
Today at nearly all of them, East and West,
Fatima is a leader-at many of them, in fact, the
largest seller.
If you wantjust enough Turkish, try Fatimas.
NOTE: Fatima contains more Turkish than any
other T'erkiah Blend cigarette,

Famous Closing Lines
"Here's where I do a little more boa
ded student as he grabbed the turkc

rg," said the
"s neck.

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