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Co-education O.K.
Says Cornell Dean
"It is my impression that women
graduating from co-educational col-
leges and universities adapt them-
selves more immediately to associa-
tions in the world of affairs than do
those graduating from women's col-
leges," said Miss Georgia White, dean
of women at Cornell university, yes-
terday afternoon.
Dean White, who is the guest here
of Dean Myra B. Jordan, believes this
to be due in a large measure to the ne-
cessity for co-operation among men
and women in college activities.
Whether or not they are more success-
ful in the long run, she concluded,
depends entirely on the general abil-
ity, fitness and personality/'of the in-



ress Opinion


ng the women on* the
high over 'the deci-
ate Committee on
lacing a ban on the
presentation of the
r, "Scepters and Ser-

Asks Question to Vote
communication to The Daily,
ng the public presentatipn, says
rt, "Those in 'the opposing camp
hat the women of the campus
t want the men to see their play.
dite the vote of the Women's
ae president against opening it,
nvincing evidence.
ny of usdfeelnthat this vote in
ay expressed the sentimen~t of
ajority of the women on the
s and, to prove this, we want
uestion to come up for a vote
e coming spring elections for
n's League officers."
a Groff, '22, president of the
nls League, yesterday stated
while it was true that, when
oned, at .a meeting pf the Sen-
ommittee on Student Affairs, as
r stand on the question of open-
.e Junior Girls' play to the public,
expressly stated that while she
not voice the sentiment of the
on the campus, it was her per-
view that such a move would
wise. Miss Groff has no vote in
am definitely backing the girls
e campus," said Miss Groff, "and
host certainly voice their opin-
egardless of my personal opin-
n a three-quarters vote of the
members of the Women's
e, presupposing that such a
is the result of an appeal to
udiciary council."
ounel Should Be Consulted"
s Groff said furthsr, "The mass
ng held Thursday afternoon
have been attended an4 con-
I by the judiciary council, had
>uncil been appealed to, as real-
ould have been done, and the
n of tle University can still have
ring, and will receive the sup-
f the council according to their
by appeal to the council."
ommunication received by The
from the judiciary council of
V'omen's League discounted the
tions passed at thie women''s
meeting held Thursday after-
on the ground, that the meeting
inauthorized, while a further
unication, received at the same
states that, while the Junior
play committee had nothing to
th this meeting, it favors the
taken there. The communica,

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Dr. Francis J. McConnell Will Give
Address at University
Dr. Francis J. Mcbnnell, bishop- of
the Methodist Episcopal church at
Pittsburgh, Pa., will speak on "So-
cial Imagination" at the University
services to be held at 7:30 o'clock to-
night in Hill auditorium. The serv-
ices will begin at 7:30 o'clock, which
is a half hour later than usual, in ac-
cordance with a decision by the com-
mittee in charge made to insure
ggreater; co-operation with other
church eetings.%
Author of Five Books
"T h e profoundest philosophical
thinker in the Methodist church" is
the opinon expressed of Bishop Mc-
Connell by Rev. Arthur W. Stalker of
the Methodist church. Bishop Mc~on-
nell was 'the regular university
preacher at the University of Chicago
for many years: In the opinon of Dr.
Stalker he is the most outstanding
man of the Methodist church in the
relation of the organized church to
labor. '
He has written five books, including
one entitled, "The Eminence of God."
The majority of his lecture and books
are of a religious nature, but only, in
so far as they deal with non-religious
subjects in a religious manner.
Has Had Wide Experience
Bishop McConnell graduated from
Ohio Wesleyan university with -the
Bachelor 'of Science degree in 1894,
and from Boston university withthe
Doctor of Philosophy degree in 1897.
,He was later granted the degree of
Doctor of Laws in 1909, from Wesley-
an university. He has served in the
position of pastor in the following
cities: Chelmsford, Mash., Newton
Upper Falls, Mass., Ipswich, Mass.,
Cambridge, Mass., and New York City.
He was president of De Pauw univer-
sity from 1909 to 1912, at 'which time
he was made bishop in the Methodist
Episcopal church.
It has been mainly through the ef-
forts of Rev. Stalker, and Dr. E. W.
Springer, superintendent of the Hom-
oeopathic hospital, that Bishop Mc-
Connell has been secured for the
University services.
Although weather conditions had so
moderated yesterday afternoon as to
give relief to. ice-bound Ann Arbor,
the weather forecast brought gloom
to those in hope of seeing springtime
here immediately. The storn has
taken &. surprising toll in property
damage,. and disfigured trees and
shrubs, besides having crippled a
large part of the wire comuncatione
in the city. Severfal minor accidents
were also reported. #'.
Broken tree limbs continued to fall,
menacing, street traffic and pedes-
trians.' City Forester Gallup stated
that the soft maples and elms 'were
particularly injured due to the great-
er possibility of ice formation on
their more slender branches. Tree
damage will necessitate a great deal
of work by the city in order to pre-
serve the growth of the trees.
Prof. Russell Watson, of the forest-
ry department, declared that the lum-
ber districts suffered a loss in the
hard wood trees. The soft wood trees,
.being mostly fir, were supple enough
to support the added weight. Most of
the limbs that fell were defective, yet
the scars that are left are sources of
decay. In oder to avoid this, these
"sores" should be painted over' witb

I creosote immediately, for once thej
destructive parasites attack the tree

Moore, '22," Reports on Convention of
Union .Representatives at
" Boston
Controversy over 'the name of the
Mimes theater was brought to an end
yesterday afternoon when the board
of directors of the Union voted to
change, the name from the Michigan
Union Playhouse which they had of-
ficially given it last fall, to the Mimes
theater of the Michigan Union., The.
action" came as a result of a petition
by Mimes, honorary Union Dramatic
society, asking that the change be
In designating the theater the
Mimes theater, the board qualified the
grant by insisting that in all adv.er-
tising the full name be used, so as,
to convey .the idea that the theater
was a part of the Union,
Favor Election Plansi
Election plans framed by the Stu-
dent council were ratified by the board
of directors for the officers to be chos-
en for the Union at the All-campus
election May 2. Special provision
must be made, however, for voters
who are qualified to vote for Union
officials but no other offi.ers. These
graduate voters will be taken care of
at the Union. A nominating commit-
tee 1ill be' appointed next Tuesday
by the appointment committee. The
Union nominees will be announced.
shortly after spring vacation.,
A case of extreme discourtesy on the
part of a member of the Union to a
Union employee was taken up, and a'
recommendation for a reprimand of
some kind was sent to the house com-
mittee to be administered by them.
Grant Use of Building
The use of the Union building was
given to the Parent-Teachers' associ-'
ation for their national convention toI
be held during the spring vacation in-
1924, subject to the usual Union rules
bearing on matters of that kind.
A report of the national convention
'f representatives of college unions
at Boston was given byE. F. Moore,+
'22, president of the Union, who at-
tended the sessions.
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Names Of Men Taking .and Trip
Announced; Itinerary Shortened

Announcement was made yesterday
by Carleton B. Pierce, vice-chairman
of the University of Michigan band
committee, of the number of men who
will take part in the program. , Ex-
clusive of the specialty numbers, the
whole will total 45 ien. These men
will open , their concert Thurdsay
night at Hill auditorium and will
make the trip throughout the state
the following week.
The men included in the annouce-
ment are as follows: A. D. Allman,
'23, E. M. Apple, '22L, E. F. Bacon,;
'22E, J. E. Bacon '24M, A. C. Beam,
'23 H. E. Brown '23, C. A. Campbell,
,24E, C. J. Cole '23, W. E. Comb, '23E,'
R. A. Cowles, '22E, M. B. Curless, '24,
F. C. Cutting, '23E, C. A. DeWitt, '25M,
K. D. Diehl. '25, E. L. Emens, '24E, W.
T. Ferguson, '23E, D. J. Frally, '23, M.
Glatz, '23, E. T. Griffin, '22, G. W.

r II i a i iair Y n 4 i

*Harrison, '24, G. J. Higgins, '22E, R.
D. Horn, '22, A. A. Heald, '23, H. W.
Jackman, '23E, K. P. Jones, '23, G. W.
Kirsch, '24, W. 0. Klingman, '23M, J.
P. -Lawton, '24, ,W. H. McCracken,
'23D, H. P. McNaughton, Grad., C. A.
Madden, '22, J. H. Maxwell, '24, J. O.
Morey, '22, H. L. Packer, '23, William
Paynter, '22E, C. K. Perry, '23, L. R.
Preston, '24E, Cecil C. Rhodes, Grad.,
W. C. Roegner, '23E, A. M. Smith, '24,
Leonard Stutz, '23D, F. B. Thomas,
'22, C. A. Weinman, '24, and L. L.
Thompson, '23D.
Due to the dates of the spring vaca-
tion conflicting with Lenten devotions
the committee was forced to limit the
extent if the trip to four cities instead
of six as had been previously planned.
The towns in which the band will
finally play are Saginaw, Muskegon,
Lansing and Kalamazoo.

Abandonment 'Follows Invstigait'on;
Walls Sink, Floors in Danger
Of Collapse
Three class rooms in the old Engi-
neering building, condemned by the
building and grounds department aft-
er an investigation in which it was
found that the walls were sinking and
the floors in danger of collapse, have
been abandoned and will be torn out.
Wall Out of Place
During the severe ice storm Thurs-
day occupants of the rooms noticed
that several cracks in the wal had
appeared and further investigation in
the cellar proved that the whole
northwest' corner of the building had
The buildings and grounds depart-J
ment immediately conducted a thor-I
ough examination of' the north and
west wally which were braced so as
to prevent further .trouble, jand de-
clared. the three northwest, corner
rooms unsafe. for further use. The
west wall had slipped out of place
three,inches at the foundation and had
sunk one inch already and the possi-
'bility of sliding entirely out of place
and letting the floors crash dow was
a likely one.
Storm is Cause
There are several causes for this
happeniig, but the recent storm un-
doubtedly was the main reason for the
occurence. The water collected in the,
excavation ditch between the build
ing and the Clements library founda-
tion, softening the gravel at thefoun-
dation and washing 'it down into the
footings of the new library structure
which are three feet lower than those,
of the Engineering building. This
.undermined them.' Water also collect-
ed in the time worn cracks l etween
the bricks and the freezing may have
loosened them.
Work on tearing out the dangerous
part -of f the building will begin to-
morrow. This will not be an addition-
al expense or require extra labor as
the whole building wai to have come
down at an early date. The rest of'
the building is perfectly safe and will
continue to be used for class rooms.
Discussion groups, modelled on the
Oxford university plan, were started
here yesterday afternoon when a
group of eight students met informal-
ly with Prof. Arthur L. Cross, of the
history department, at the Union. The
students petitioned, the commitee,
which is headed by James G. Frey,'22,
who secured Professor Cross to speak
to the group.
He diiscussed various phases' of
English political problems, and de-
scribed the personalities of many of
the promiiinent English figures includ-
ing Lloyd George, Arthur .Balfour,
Mr. Asquith and others. He also told
of his trip to the Tahiti Islands last
summer. The discussion group meet-
ing was the first of, its kind held here
since the inauguration of the plan by
which any group of students can se-
cure faculty members, townspeople
and 'athletic authorities to meet infor-
mally with them.
iu lietin
(By Associated Press)
Funchal, April 1.-Charles I, former
emperor of Austria and king of Hun-
gary, died here this morning at 11:30

Final Instructions Will Be Given Men
Soliciting Money for

TO SECURE $28,000

Cherry of Furnitu
Scoring in


More than 900 students who will aid
in soliciting funds for the .comple-
tion of the Union swimming powl dur-
ing spring vacation are called to a
giant mass meeting to be held at
7:30 o'clock next Wednesday evening
in the assembly hall of the Union.:
The meeting will be addressed by a
prominent speaker, will be short, and
instructio*~ will, be given to the
workers. It will be the final meeting
before thei drive opens next Friday.
Preliminary Meetings Held
Pamphlets describing the pool will
be distributed to the student solicit-
ors at the meeting, and lists of alum-
ni will be handed out. The goal of
the campaign is $28,00. The amount
necessary for the pool is $40,000, of
which $12,000 has already been
Preliminary meetings have been
held in which city chairmen of the
seven organized states, New York,
Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan,, Indi-
ana, Illinois, and Wisconsin, have
completed their organizations. More
workers, however, are still needed,
and volunteers as well as students
who have already been assigned to
work, are asked to come to the meet-
Volunteers are also esired to work
in their home communities which
may be outside the seven organized
states where the drive will be push-
ed most intensively. These men are
also to come to the meeting. Complete
lists of alumni have been placed at
the deskin the lobby of the Union,
where the nantes may be, seen tomor-
rbw afternoon, and also Tuesday and
Wednesday afternoons. Volunteers
are asked to take down names of
alumni to see, so that the drive may
be even more widespread than just
the seven organized states.
Workers Wanted
There are many places still to be
filled in the committees for the sev-
'en states, and more men are needed'
to complete. the quota of workers.
Alumni organizations are behind the
campaign, and have expressed them-
selves so in letters received by
Thomas J. Lynch, '23E, general chair-
man of the drive.
Emphasis has been laid on the fact
that the success of the drive will de-
pend upon the number of small sub-
scriptions that are obtained. A little
from every alumnus, is to be the slo-
gan of the workers. The general
chairman is stressing the importance
of every solicitor attending the meet-

Grand Rapids Union's
ing machine romped awa
amazoo and into the stal
ship of Class A high s
score of 27-9 in Waterman
last night. Negaunee 1
Southeastern, 28-25, for
tion cup in an exciting ga
a five minute overtime p
cide the winner.
Union high school 'bas
with Captain "Red" Ch
helmi earned an easy victc
amazoo. The Grand Rapid
never in danger of being
the second half Kalamaz
score from the field and a
two points from the foul-1
third quarter Grand Ra]
most an entire substitute.
floor. The work of Do3
guarding for the Celery C
responsible for holding G
in check during the first
Grand Rapids openeda
of plays in the second h
wildered the Kazoo warri
a Red and White man
near the basket. Righte
zoo's fast forward was
field goal although he me
of eight free throws.
Cherry with two field g
free throws topped Malew
er Grand Rapids forward
for high scoring honors
and Fulgoni each contribu
goals to their team's total
zel registered one.
For Kalamazoo Righter
his team's nine points fr
line. Black and Campbe!
two points with a goal fr
The NJegaunperSouthea
was a battle from the fI
Negaunee handicapped b
sence of Pulkeen, their a
were not up to form and a
at the end of the first ha
score. At the third q
Southeastern still held
point lead over the uppstai
fourth quarter a lively s
eered by Scanlon and Sun
ed 'by the disqualification
sonal fouls of Noble and
knotted the score at 22 all
gun was fired.
The extra period star
rush. Putman scored for
the foul line and in an
his team into a three poi
'a field goal. Sundquistn
goal putting his team one
As the game ended Scan
through the Detroit gua
other field goal. Final se
neet 28, Southeastern 25.
Sundquist, Scanlon a
substitute for Pulkeen a
as good as in previous gai
times unbeatable. Vor DE
at guard gave the Negaun
trouble at all times.
MacDougal did their best
upstate tide of baskets




tor, The Michigan Daily:
.he judiciary council of the Wom-
s League wishes to express to the
npus its 'attitude toward the mass
eting held at 4:30 o'clock Thurs-
r, March 30, at Barbour Ggymna-
m concerning the Junior Girls'
y and the pstatus quo of the women
the campus. The council, the le-
-court of appeal, knew nothing
)ut the meeting, and none of its
mbers were present. As the meet-
was' unauthorized any resolutions
re passed are not representative
I are therefore meaningless. The
incil wishes to state the desired
ormation, whiah should be known
I understood by every woman on
campus. This information has
n stated repeatedly throughout
(Continued on Page Ten)

Additional measures passed by the
Board of Regents in session Friday
afternoon consist of appointments and
misscellaneous proposals acted upon.
Dorothy Ketcham of Chicago was
appointed director of social service in
the University.
An- agreement to repair the Freize
memnorial organs one-half the ex-
pense entailed to be defrayed by the
School of Music and one-half to be
provided for by the Regents, was ne-
Use of Palmer field and the swim-
ming pool in Barbour gymnasium by
the athletic section of the Faculty
Women's 'club on one day of each
week, wasgranted.
A loan fund established by the
alumnae of Alumnae house for the
purpose of aiding needy women stu-
dents was announced.
Provision for the award each year
of a replica of the bronze Albert A.
Stanley medal to the most deserving
student 'of music who has received a
professorship, was made.
Mathematical books to the number
of 1,420 which were the collection
of 'the late Prof. W.' W. Beeman were
presented to the University and will
be known as the Beeman Memorial
The Sunday magazine carries a
story on Carl Sandberg, poet, sayingi
that he will speak here at 4:15 o'clock
Wednesday afternoon. The time has
been changed by the American Asso-
ciation of University Women who are
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Proof of the general organiza-
tions section of the 1922 Mich-
iganensian has been received
from the printers, and must be
inspected by the various organ-
izations before 5 o'clock Monday
evening. The general organiza-
tions section includes musical'
and dramatic 'societies, oratoric-
al, literary, scientific, and honor-
ary societies, sectional clubs and
other general campus organiza-
tions, not including fraternities.

Inaccurate editing caused two mis-
takes in an article of Saturday's
Daily headed "Detroit Astronomer
Leaving for 'Italy."
In the article the inference was
drawn that Professor Curtiss was
leaving for Italy. This is not cor-
Prof. Ralph H. Curtiss, of the De-
troit Observatory of the University of
Michigan, left yesterday for Washing-
ton, D. C., to attend the American see-
tion of 'the International Astronomical,
union meeting., This mneeting is be-
ing held in preparation for the Inter-
national Astronomical Union gather-
ing, which will be held in Italy, on
April 20. Professor Curtiss will not
make the trip to, Italy.
"Classification of Stellar Spectra"
"" ' -hn-' -if of a-me^-- -hi

Ann Arbor chapter, Am
ciation of Engineers, will
ner and monthly meet
o'clock tomorrow evening
Dean Mortimer -E. Co
Colleges of Engineering a
ture, who was to have a
meeting has been unexpe
to Chicago to a conferen(
bet Hoover, and another
not yet been announced.
Captain J. Milton State
eau of commercial ec
Washington, who will bi
the association at dinn
an illustrated lecture on
"Our Northern Neighbors
in Natural Science auditi

an, assumes
>r the ac-

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