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THE MICHIGAN DAILY

FRIDAY, JANUARY 23 1025

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FRIDAY, JANUARY 23, 1925
Nglt Editor-RENNET1 C. KELIAR!

BROADWAY AND BLUE LAWS .
Wicked NewnYork City and its state
have a good chance of being reformed,
at least on Sunday ,if a bill now be-
ing drafted by reformers in the 1'g-
islature should be passed by that
body. It is proposed that New York-
ers do nothing on Sunday but go to
church. They are not to drive their
cars in the afternoon, unless they
have attended services in the morn-i
ing; they will not be perimittcd to
purchase gasoline or candy; the
shows will be closed, and the base-
ball bat will cease to swing. Pidture
good old New York in such a stat.
ecn on the al)at . " is certain
hat domestic dis'cnsion ilJ inc acs
thr oi f .iun la 7 r-cros ion is ftr
)w ct)n'hl td i ,n :t.I: ' .-a-rlo r or
street.
All of this Is highly is'onar-' :r
,deal, as it were. Yet o:c ;,nnot i'e
frain from congrtu1,ting the in'ti
gators. the supreme ideaic4t 7. who
have the nerve even to draft such a
bill. Fancy trying to enforce such a
law when a mere trifle like prohibi-'
tion seems to baffle the pomicinq agen-
cies of the country. New York is the
last state in the Union one would ac-
cuse of enacting a blue law. Well,
maybe it won't.I
HISTORICAL PROPAG NDA
A new war on history textbooks
which falsify the facts regarding the
United States of the past has been
started in the New York state legis-
lature by William H. O'Brien of Dor-
chester, who believes that "a single!
noisoned history will do oinr" dea; g
;n one school session of ten mnr;th
than a hundred shipleads of Reds
could possibly do in ten years."
A further perusal of this remark-
able stand reveals the fact that what
the gentleman is so bitterly opposea
to is not propaganda as such but
rather histories which might be justly
accused of presenting the facts about
America and Americans of the past
shorn of the giamour and praise with
which it has bA'n the custom to sl-r-
round them. Almost in the same
breath he declares that the nurpese of
his bill is to prevent the circulation
of "propaganda going on in our
schools today designed to destroy
American ideals and t'aditicns" and
the use of any textbooks in any of the
public schools "which falsify the facts
regarding the war of indepenIence,
or the war of 1212, or which defame
our nation's founders or lis'rmere-
senl the ideals end causes for which

x a. AS EDIP L m sicAND
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Alar's Tryouts for Sutton Vane's three-act
And the sea's beside;
And the quiet-thundering hooves Bound," the
Of the gold-maned tide. play chosen by the Comedy Club for
its annual major production, will be
Love taught her, too, to sing held from three to six o'clock this
But she i~s mute: afternoon in Newberry hall. Daniel
Poor heart,-who ever sang
To a tuneless lute? L. Quirk and Paul Stephenson, direc-
-Pudentius. tors of the Ypsilanti Players, and
* * * temporary directors of Comedy Club;
[ean Pursley would have been due to the absence of Professor Nel-
son, will be present, and it is their
hiigly gratified at one item (at least)s,
in Professor Hollister's production of ;desire to select a tentative cast before
",he Playboy of the Western World" examinations start that those compet-
.h i . .~ . ing for the various roles may work on
it n,>ght in University Hall-to wit.I

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he drunk scene, participated in by the them between semesters.
Messrs. Alfred A. Brownng, '25, "Outward Bound" was produced in
Tessr n. ConeyA. twnty-somt hing;. New York last year and immediatelyI
TLs Vcne Cooney, tiwenty-something.
to.became an outstanding success, both
Dea w rlave been quite toevident because of its startling theme and its
eanthrtse yasng ilads had ever hexcellent acting possibilites. Many
critics have ranked it as one of the
been drunk, or (apparently) ever seen
anyone in that condition. most remarkable plays presented
Ssince the war, and all have agreed
that its peculiarsetting-a modern
We uncomprimisingly reject the no- ship of death-marks the drama as
tion that these boys knew all about o a .i
original and significant.3
drunkenness, or were habitual drunk- Although quite serious, its story has
ards feigning ignorance in order to many humorous situations and its
give the University clean publicity. characters are unusually well de
Of course Mr. Hollister may have picted, offering striking opportunities
mis-directed them, either by accident for careful acting and direction. Right
er design. . . . to present the piece in Ann Arbor
has been received and rehearsals will
The following review of "North of begin with the new semester.
36" is one of the prize-winners picked All. members of the Comedy Club
by the adjoining department. He in- are urged to tryout as promptly as
tended to run it in his own space, but possible, clue to the fact that the di-
music and drama interfered. He has, rectors must leave promptly at sip
however, printed a very good review o'clock for the even'ng performance
in his column, which was disqualified, in Ypsilanti. The tryouts are open to
probably because it was submitted members of the organization only.
too early. -V. L. D.
"NORTH OF 36" * * *

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A raviCw, by Robert Wagner.
After viewing a production such as
'North of 36," one is inclined to take
a, more optimistic view of the futurei
of the cinema. The pity of it is that'
there are not more pictures as well
done or as well conceived.
"North of 36" presents a phase of1
pioneer life which has received little
emphasis by our historians. Those
staunch Americans who fought their
way across the deserts in search ofl
gold and a. more free civilization have
ben glorified in story and on thet

DISARI'A1KFNT
The action of the Senate authorliz-
ing President Coolidge to call a h
ond arms conference was unnecessary
to say the least in view of the fact
that the administration only a few
days ago expressed its policy in theS
matter: namely, that the League of
Nations should first be given an op-
portunity to carry out the provisions
of its Protocol, Orafted at 11e assem-

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tixy struggled and sacr'ficed. or' screen; hut what of those brave
v.hich contain propaganda favorable rfnchers whose whole lives were
to any foreign government." snent among the hardships of the
While it must be admitt^d that the Oesert. fostering what is now one of
exct purpose of thle hill is not imine{ America's greatest industries-that-of
itel'v aprent. there is every indi- cattin-raising? They have been rele-

':.tion to boliove from the quotations
reic'red it Ihit O'Brien is quite in ac-

bNv last September. It should e p'r.- cord wet the eelions o thc New Yor'
feetly clear by this tine that th, CiOard ii cdamatian which body is
President will fulfill his w isthes in this Itt{11 r lmlhia-.QtJ a n: , r' k 1{ CC-
or any other regard, am t re sui u- CO i lht - f a eon:.
tions notwithstanding. 'th U1n1ed StaItes and iprefrs to have
There is still a good chance, thet- the soubJett tau.lght wI Ii very much
the much-discussed Protocol will in he l same nlm.ethed of pre.ointlation that
the end accomplish its purpose-com - ILlhn-' carried art all dn throegh
plete disarmament of Europe. Mien- e yars Along with the Naw York
hers of the League have argued with educaters, this stete legislato.r rebels
some justification that the powers'at the bought that his children should
concerned, not the' United States, ete-r n cin c: that all we <; net beauti-

gated to a comparative obscurty.
In this play the histrionic honors
go. without (doubt, to Ernest Tor-
rence: but to say that the man was
acting seems perile. Rather he gave
the impression of having been born
to the part. Miss Wilson we find a
charming heroine convincingly plain
and sincere and for once a - heroine
wlnm male attire does not disfigure.
aec 1-olt and Noah Beery were sat-
isfactory, although the former seemed
to be exaggerating his role of the
"great. silent man." There remains
bit to mention the settings which by

THE MATINEE MTSICAlIl
A review, by Hester Reed Gehring.
The January'meeting of the Mat ineo
Musicale, held Wednesday afternoon
in the School of Music auditorium,
was devoted to composers of the to-
mantic period, and featurcd Annie
Dexter Gray of Ypsilanti as goes
soloist, in two groups of Schumannr
and Schubert songs. Mrs. (ray',
charming voice and personality insire
her a warm reception whenever she
appears in Ann Arbor. She was heard
to best advantage in Schumann's
"Der Nussbaum," anrl in "Wohin"
and "Hark, Hark the Lark" by Sehu-
bert. Frederick Alexander, who is
well known to local audiences as con-
ductor of the Ypsilanti Normal Cheir,
added immeasurably to the effective-
ness of Mrs. Gray's singing by his
beautiful accompaniments.
The rest of the program was given
over to a performance of Mendels-
sohn's brilliant D minor trio, by Sam-
vel P, Lockwocd, Ora Larthard, and
Maud Okkelberg, followed by Brahms'
"Liebeslieder," sung by Helen Rose,
soprano, Nora Hunt, contralto, "Wil-
liam Wilcox, tenor, and Lee Mills,
bass. Maude Kleyn directed the quar-
tet, with Martha Merkle and Grace
Richards at the piano in a four hand
accompaniment, which at times seem-
ed rather too heavy for the voices it
supported.
The Matinee Musicale is to be con-!
gratulated upon its decis'on to hold;
future meetings at the School of Mu-
sic, instead of the Michigan Union,
as in the past, and certainly the solo-
ists and accompanists who have
struggled in vain to extract tone from
the poor jazz-worn Union piano will
appreciate the change.
* * *
"NORTH OF 3T'
A review, by Robert E3. Sherwood.
There is a laborious attempt to en-
dow "North of 36" with the same epic
quality that dignified "The Covered
Wagon." For no reason whatever.
subtitles like this are inserted: "You
will become one of the pioneers who
helped to heal the wounds of conflict
by uniting North and South and open-
ing up what eventually w11be known
as The Great West"-giving the or-
ganist an opportunity to play "Yankee
Doodle" with one hand, "Dixie" with
the other, and "California, Here I1
Come" with his feet.
"North of 36," for all these attempts,

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should back a conference. This na- it u tii-' in te r, -ttionarv war
an d at it e Bitih soel ti naw ry ottwir ve y
tion can do little to bring disarmament nd that the British soldiers were not their very
at the present time except to practice all cowards when comlared to the with the sari
the doctrine, and encourage similar' Wanly American patriots.
action by other governments Tie If education Goes nothing more for tions alongt
League of Nations is the logical body the youth of America than to eur- sive lnes.
to sponsor an international discussion age an honest search for the facts of
of the subject, scheduled for next May history as well as every other line of ProfessorI
providing the Protocol is ratified by human effort. it may 1e c ensidercd a of the finest
ague powers . The United States success. When legislators and edu- ever heard.
should participate actively in this cators throughout the nation come tt) had learned
meeting if called. If the Protocol a realization of the fact that they can to our Cultu
fails, it will then be plenty of timE no longer give the school-children and helping ust
for Senate refolutions and adminis- students of the United States the old alone.
tration leadership in calling a dis- historical myths with the hope that And if yo
armament conference under the aidi- they will accept them as history, the minute, you
spices of the United States. schools and colleges may rightly be ant pictures.
called educational institutions rather course (fori
Ti 1UN1 T1 AR!!R1than centers for the dispersing of to do on so
OF ANN ARBOR borrow his f
The statement from the Ann Arbor .start to exa
Chamber of Commerce officials that in his skin-
th~e body will notrbeopa so con- What a babel there would be if all
certed opposition to any Universit of the deceased members of the United whether the
Statespoiio t.ayUnvesiyI ous, or cubic
program for the construction of StatesSenate should start communi-
eatingn thei ideasofho tolow who got
dormitories will be welcomed by stu- cating their ideas of how to run the
dents, faculty, and the administration c y g memers o at t t
The University has no desire for abody as Lord Northcliffe is reported now the po
"Th Unidersity harno des e for a to have done through Sir Conan Doyle through my
"town and gown" war . Much more is that admirab
to be accomplished for both parties ''and his associates.
_lease my par
cocerned by continued cooperation of time."
w-hich has characterized their rela- .Those women who heard Professort
tions for so long a time. Bogert talk on the subject of "Science 1 hepabty
It is entirely probable that the hys- and Art in the Perfume Industry" that he'd hay
terical discussion by the landladies should be' able in the future to "make s
some other e(
and the real estate men represented their own" as well as "Roll their
only the attitude of the minority-a own." Bowled ov
mineorty with little comprehension of Ch swer to We
the relsituntion. Surely the Cliam-' Coach Stagg says that Nurmi's in- advertise ma
her o Commerce, and even the land- door running style is different from claimed hin
ladies organization must know that that , he used in the Olymaluc games. Martha Cook
Ann Arbor is prosperous largely be- The ultimate results seem to >>e about]I(mornings) b
cause of the University and the thou- the same, however. hat wanted s
sands of people attracted here yearly to--ay good n
for that reason. To even consider University authorities slow good' home. And
op? osing a. program destined to fur- judgment when they set enrollment good night to
ther tue best interests of the institu- dates for the second semester after Well if thatf
tion would be inane. For as the Uni- the coining examination weeks. fie on Satur
versity prospers, so will Ann Arbor. -- I ceive informa
The tlfPt'p }.C f'1f "'fltun nra

drabness impressed one
ousness and reality of the
us hope for more produc-
these simple, but impres-
A. Franklin Shull, in one
windup lectures we have
hoped that the facts we
in Zoology One woujd add
re--in the broad sense of
to amuse ourselves when

ou think about it for a
will get some very pleas-1
A boy who got C in the,
instance) having nothing
me rainy afternoon, will
ather's reading glass and
mine the epithelial cells
-idly speculating as to
yv are columnar, squam-
cal. . . . Or a young fel-
a B, forced to dine alone,
imself over his coffee: By
tatoes must have gone
pylorus, compounding'
le hormone which will re-
ncreatic juices in the nick
We have no idea what
nt would think about, but
would be so amused at it
ve to stop and think about
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does not possess the heroic sweep of
"The Covered Wagon;" it is nothing
more, in fact, than just a real good
picture. It is rather shaky in its
continuity and its villainy is a bit
too deeply dyed, but it is acted with
genuine feeling and it includes sev-
eral magnificent settings.
The story is by Emerson Hough,
and it considers the trails of a Texas
girl who has determined to drive her
herd of cattle through the Comanche
wilderness to the railroad terminus
of Abilene, Kansas. The steers, under
the direction of Irvin Willat, stampedA
madly all over the Lone Star State,
and they, at least, provide many legi-
timate thrills.
The error of "North of 36," however.
'lies in not appreciating that the epic

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