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VOL. XXXV. No. 145





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Will Carry Band Financial
Plan To Board Of Regents

LThoughalready turned down by the
Athletic association and by the dean's
conference, the new financial program
for the Michigan Land will be carried
to the Board of Regents at their meet-
Aling on the last Thursday of the month
AIDUDITION " ARCHIECTDUALby Alfred B. Connable, '25, who as
BUILDING REQIER TEI) president of the Student Council will
IN REPORT 1 represent the students in this attempt
to assure the band a definite income.
URGENT NEED SEEN "It is not so hard to understand the
opposition of the Athletic associatibn
dsand the dean's conference," said Mr.
3Iusciii teand Land Funds Alone Are Robert A. Campbell, treasurer of the
Granted InWays and Means. University and mayor of Ann Arbor,
Conmittee Decision who is backing the movement. "Yet
I am sure that this plan is the only
Lansing, April 9.-An effort to re- feasible solution to the problem. The
store at least the $400,000 requested association, with its Field house
for an architectural building to the barely paid off and a mammoth stad-
oa rc it b ium project on its hands, does not
University of Michigan appropriation wish to turn over any share of its

granted to the band, the deans ob-
jected. They refused because they
felt that if the band were given this
means of support, other campus or-
ganizations would demand a like con-
"I am convinced that this will not
be the case, for the band is the one
organization which reaches every stu-
(lent. And since it is for every stu-
dent, its cost should be distributed
equally among the students. In ef-
fect this is what is done now; and,
except for being surer, the results
will be the same under the new plan.
Instead of paying at the bounces and
on the campus when begged for sup-
port, the student would contribute
his share at the start of the year,
when he has plenty of money. So
while not really making the costs any
greater to the student, this plan would
save annoyance to him as well as to
the band itself.
"There is no other organization on
the campus which plays a part even
similar to that of the band; the band
is a thing of the students, it is a part
of the University along with the Union
and the Athletic association. Other
organizations could not make such
claims for support; they play a more
distant part. The only question seems
to be: do the students want this new
plan? I believe that they do," said
Mr. Campbell.


Graced by a cover depicting the
moonlight on a lonely lake, drawn byJ
Alvin Wolfson, '25L, the spring issue!
of Chimes, campus opinion magazine,
will make its appearance this morn-
ing. Due to the fact that the Univer-
sity will close today for spring vaca-
tion, the regular campus sale will be
omitted, and the issue may be pur-

Spring Issue Of Chimes Goes
On Sale At Bookstores Today

bill may be made in the Senate. Sen.r
Burney Brower, chairman of the Sen-
ate finance committee, said upon his
return from Ann Arbor today that the
architectural building appears to be;
badly needed. Other additions to tiej
bill are possible if some Senate mem-
bers have their way. The governor,I
with whom Senator Brower conferred,
is understood to favor some increas-
The University bill, when introduc-'
ed, called for $3,192,700, including
$900,000 for a museum, $465,000 for anI
observatory, $600,000 for an adminis-
tration building, $400,000 for an archi-
tectural building and the rest for'
The house ways and means commit-
tee cut out everything but $900,000 for
the museum and $400,000 for land,
passing the bill carrying a total of,
Members favoring a larger appro-
priation promptly turned to the Sen-f
ate, where the bill is in committee,
gnd they have hopes of increasing the
amount to at least $1,700,000, and pos-
sibly more.
Plans for Mothers' week-end, to be
held May 8 to 10 under the auspices
of the Student Christian association,
were announced last night by James
Miller, 25, chairman of the committee.
Edgar Guest, well known poet, is be-
ing sought to speak to the gathering of
mothers and students which has >)een
arranged for Sunday, May 10, in Hill
auditorium as the chief event of the
One of the outstanding aims of the
committee is to have every student
wear a flower on May 10, national
Mothers' day. To make this possible,
arrangements are being completed
with local florists for a sale of flowers
on that day at a special price. Fra-
ternities, sororities, and other organ-
izations on the campus are cooperat-
ing with the Student Christian asso-
ciation and will hold their annual
Mothers' day week-end on the same
date as the Student Christian associa-
tion is planning its special arrange-
Bates Addresses
Senior Law Class
Dean Henry M. Bates of the law;
school delivered his annual speech to
members of the senior law, class yes-
terday afternoon in room C of the law
building. Dean Bates outlined the
possibilities that are found in the
practice of the profession, making a
clear distinction between theattorney
located in the small town and the one
situated in the city.
The Dean pointed out the different
advantages of both types of practice.

present income."
By far the greater portion of the
band's concerts are given at athletic
contests; it is no more than fair that
it should receive its support from the
Athletic association. And this body
made one concession; they will give
this money if it can be raised in addi-
Stonto the money that they now re-
"But when we suggested that an
increase of fifty cents be made in the
present fee for the athletic coupon
book, and that this extra amount be

I LILUSRi.K A1 AtE T1A LK chased at the bookstores, railroadE
stations, and bus terminals.
Narrate Personal Feelings . When Prof. Preston Slosson of the history
Motor Began Falling Apart department has contributed the fea-
Over Sind Desert ture article of the month, an account
of how student activities and prob-
Two official representatives of the lems at Michigan impress the faculty
World Fliers, Lieut. Jack Harding, man, entitled "The Professor and the
companion to Erik Nelson in piloting Campus." In his article, Professor,
the "New Orleans," and Lowell Thom- Slosson scores lack of curiosity and
as, official historian of the world imagination as the greatest faults of
flight, presented the story of the first the typical student, and second to
aerial circumnavigation of the earth these, conventionality. Student mor-
at an Oratorical association lecture ale he finds to be good, and still im-
last night in Hill auditorium. Both proving. Examinations and the atti-
colored motion and "still" pictures tude of the undergraduate come in for
were shown, supplemented by the their share of comment.
speakers' explanations. What kind of man do students wish
Lowell Thomas took up the narra- to be the next President of the Uni-
tive from the "hop-off" at Santa Mon- versity? Chimes has handled this
ica, California, where the Fliers set question by means of a questinonaire,
forth into the unknown destiny of a j which reveals that students desire
five months trip, during which time , the future leader of the University to
the planes visited 28 foreign countries be, above all things, able to under-
flying approximately 371 hours."Stuf-
fed monkeys, horse-shoes, rabbit's
feet, and a four-leaf clover were pre-H
sented to each of the aviators and
they needed them all," declared Mr.
Proceeding from this point, "Smil-I E __
ing Jack" Harding continued the nar-
rative, tracing the flight on the first
lap of the world's tour which included Harvard Law Professor Engaged as
stops along the Canadian coast, I Speaker for Fourth Large
through Prince Ruppert to Sitka and Publie Meeting
finally to Chicagoff situated on the I
Aleutian chain of islands. An inter-1
esting account of Alaskan salmon fish- LLOYD TO PRESIDE
eries and the gold industries was in-:

stand and associate with students.
Second to this, they place the ability
to speak forcefully. Six hundred one
answers to the questionnaire were re-
Prof. Harry C. Carver of the mathe-
matics department has written an
article on the influence of the Finns,
Ritola and Nurmi, on track athletics.
Carlton F. Wells, of the rhetoric de-
partment, writes on "Golf as a Con-
ference Sport," in which he names
Prof. T. C. Trueblood, of the public
speaking department, the father of
Conference golf.
Michigan's place among universi-
ties is the subject of a discussion by
Prof. Amos R. Morris, of the rhetoric
department. Among the special arti-
cles of the month are an account of
the rapid advance in air navigation,
by Capt. George W. Steele, of the di-
rigible Los Angeles, "League of Na-
tions or League of Industries," by
Scott Nearing, and "The Art of Light,"
based on the work of Thomas Wilfred
and his Clavilux, *written by Fenn
In addition, Chimes' spring number
carries three pages of styles, a set of
statistics on religion at Michigan, and
the usual features, including "Michi-
ganensia" and the "Sermons of the

Annual Initiation and Banquet Will
Be Held May 8; Carritt to
Deliver Address



Main Business Will Be Accomplished
by Students in Discussion


Representative Named Chairman
of American Commission to
Arms Conference

Washington, April 9.-(By A. P.)-
Appointment of Rep. Theodore E.
Burton of Ohio, as chairman of the
American delegation to the Geneva
international conference on the con-
trol of the traffic in arms, was an-
nounced today at the State depart-
Technical advisors to the delegation
will be Charles E. Herring, of the de-
partment of commerce, now commer-
cial attache to the embassy in Berlin;
Major George B. Strong of the army,
and Commander Herbert S. Leary
of the navy. The delegation with the
exception of Mr. Burton, who will
leave in advance of the party for
Europe, will sail for Geneva about,
April 18, the first session of the con-
ference being scheduled for May 6.
The Geneva conference will be held
under the auspices of the League of
Nations, with American participation
based upon the preparation of a draft
convention to control arms traffic
which does not involve any proposal
to deal with the subject through leg-
islation to curb the manufacture of
arms in any country.
The agenda confines the discussion
to plans for licensing all international
arms shipments and to the declaration
of prohibited zones for the further
protection of peace and order among
the backward nationalities.
Seniors Complete
Plans For Dance;
Tickets Out Soonl
Applications for tickets to the Sen-
ior Ball, which will be held Friday
evening, May 22, will be received im-
mediately after spring vacation, it
was decided at a meeting of the Senior
Ball committee yesterday afternoon
at the Union. Three hundred tickets
have been om'der'ed, and the dance will
be restricted to members of the senior
class, according to M. B. Duffield, '25,
chairman of the committee. The
tickets will be $5.00 per couple.
Plans are being completed for elab-
orate decorations of the Union ball-
room. Refreshments will be served,
and dancing will be practically con-
tinuous from 10:00 o'clock until 2:30
o'clock. No orchestra has as yet been
selected, although the committee has
fully a dozen under consideration.
Turner Gets Chair
At Johns Hopkins
Prof. E. R. Turner, professor o
I English history at Yale, has been ap

I troduced while the pictures visualized Dr. Manley O. Hudson, Bemis Pro-
Welcoming speeches (deivered by various Alaskan scenes. fessor of international law in Har- b
Wloigsecedeiee by('rash into Cliffyr nvrstwl elvra d
Prof. P. W. Slosson of the history Lieutenant Harding told of the first ivard university, will deliver an ad-
department, appointed by Acting Pres- catastrophe, which resulted in the dis- dress on "The Dead League of Na- p
ident, Alfred H. Lloyd to represent abling of one of the four planes and tions" in Ann Arbor, Monday night, 0
the University, and John Elliott, '26, the seven day search for the missing April 27, it was announced last night b
r ethe Pretiaot- aviators. Major Martin and Lieuten- by officers of the League of Nations.1
representing the Presbyterian stu- ant Harvey, who crashed into a cliff by No-Patsa ats gci ationh sp
dents of Ann Arbor, marked the open- edge during a fog. The complete dis- Non-Partisan association, which is t
ing of the first national Presbyterian ablement of the craft necessitated the Dr. Hudson's appearance will markd
. withdrawal of these airmen from the d
Students conference last night in th remainder of the journey. the fourth large pubi meeting held
Union. One hundred and fifty dele- Atre hieof throre re e at the University this year, and' pro-
Unimi.Onehunredandfify (ole IAt Chicagoff harbor the three re- ;moted by the League Association with
gates, a figure which will be increased maining planes prepared tc make the; vied by hencouaging uscon uiet
by arrivals today, were present at Pacific jump. The equipment on discussion of contemporary interna-
the meeting last night. board was reduced to a minimum and tional questions, especially the WorldR
Dr. M. Williard Lampe, general di- the shiphequs. wt pothn inrs Court and the League of Nations. Dr.d
place of wheels. Oil May 15 the Fliers} IrvingFihroYaeuvrstspk
rector of the university department of headed toward Siberia where, after iraft Fisher of Yale university spoke,
latOctober, while Prof. Edwin Dick-
the Presbyterian board of Christian brief stops, the journey was continued inso ofte, Lw hPool admdr k- a
education, gave the principal address to Tokio, the airmen being accorded ord Court meeting adae a n
of the evening on behalf of the Pres- a rousing welcome combined with en- January The third meeting unders
byterian church. He emphasized the tertainment. the Association's auspices was thatt
fact that the conference, which will Glimpses of the contrasting condi-1addressed by Raymond B. Fosdick on
end Sunday, is entirely in the hands tions existing in many of the countries' February 16.
of students. Church officials will be was presented on the screen as the Although barely forty, DrHudson t
present merely to give informational Fliers continued their voyage through has achieved wide distinction in re-
addresses, the main business of the!Shanghai, Hong Kong, French--Ind cent years through his speeches and
conference to be accomplished in stu- China, and Siam. Through the land writings on international questions,
dent discussion forums. of "the white elephants," the mystical his elevation to the Bemis Professor-t
Dr. Lampe expressed the purpose Buddahs, and the intense heat of In- ship at Harvard being an unprece-°
of the conference which is being held dia, the onward progress of the air- dented honor for a man of his years.
here. "The slogan of the convention," men was vividly portrayed both by In addition to his academic career ons
said the speaker, "will be 'Making the pictures and the two lecturers. the law faculties of the University of
Presbyterian Church mean more in Motor Falls to Pieces Missouri and Harvard, Dr. HudsonI
modern life.' Every discussion group , Dispelling the prevalent belief that has actively participated in the post-
should hold this objective before its the Fliers ran no risks in making the was atiaticiatedaindt e-
eyes." He further encouraged the first tour around the world, Lieuten- war negotiations at Paris and at Ge-
delegates to express freely their in- ant Harding narrated his personal He served as a special assistant inC
telligent and honest convictions. feelings when his Liberty motor be- Ithe State department in 1918 and
The Girls Glee club sang several gan falling to pieces while crossing 1 1919, being attached to the interna-t
Snumbersfor the delegates. All musi- the Sind desert, "where a forced land- tional law division of the American
cal programs are being arranged by ing would have meant death." A new Peace Commission at Versailles. He
Philip La Rowe, '25. Each session of ! motor having been installed the three was subsequently appointed legal ad-
the conference will be opened by spe- planes crossed Persia to the Garden visor to the Secretariat of the League
cial music which will last for 15 min- of Eden proceeding through Bagdad of Nations and, for a short time in
utes. "The Trysting Place," a play and Mesopotamia to Constantinople. 1920, a special assistant to the Ameri-
by Booth Tarkington was presented The airmen continued their flight can ambassador at the French capi-
by the Presbyterian Players last through Europe visiting Roumania tal. Two years ago he was appointed
Austria, and Qermolny,, arriving intri Ha d.
Dr. James E. Clarke, editor of the Paris on Bastile Day where they were to h present po t Hara
Presbyterian "Advance," speaks at met by a squadron of French brigades. isos cnt oo kTe Igntera-y
9:1 o'lok tismorin atth Un 1Finally the flight was traced throug tional Court of Justice" is generally
9:15 o'clock this morning at the Un- nayt gghh regarded as the ablest and most au-
ion on "The Student of the Church." Great Britain, Iceland and Greenland thoritative discussion of the World
This address will be followed by an with their triumphal return to the Court yet published.
open forum. At 2:00 o'clock Prof. United States and the official "do- President Alfred H. Lloyd will pre-
R. W. Frank of McCormick Theolog- mobilization." j side at the meeting.
ical seminary, Chicago, will give an The entire proceeds of the lecture ._
address on "The Church and Social will be distributed among the four I
Problems." The public is invited to ipublic speaking societies, Huxley-WonoredJ
all speeches of the conference. ieI
Chooe Uifors COLIGE CNSIERSBy Science Club
Choose Uniforms OMembers of nearly all the scientific
For~ll ru societies of the University united with
For Navy Fliers PERU M HO 1 FIN[Researh club ednesday night in
F1lrU r LNatural Science auditorium in paying1
I ashington, April 9.-The Navy has ' tribute to the great English scientist,
ordered its aviators to dress the part. Washington, April 9.-President Thomas Huxley.
f A new uniform has been designated Coolidge informed the Peruvian gov- The meeting was in the nature of
- to distinguish the fliers, marking a ernment today that he was constrain- a memorial to the scientific pioneerj

ambridge Professor Stresses Human
Brotherhood as Solution of
Peace Problem
Stressing the fact that human
rotherhood and enlightenment were
he only true solvents of the world
eace problem, Prof. J. Holland Rose
f the history department of Cam-
ridge university traced the develop-
ment of the attitude toward such
roblems, from the Roman empire to
he present time, in his lecture on
Pax Romana and Pax Napoleonica,"
elivered yesterday in Natural Science
auditorium. '
"Scholars have 'declared the age of
he PaxRomana,' whereby peace was
ecured through Roman control, the
greatest era for humanity that the
world has ever seen," Professor Rose
declared. "One city made it possible
or the traveler to go from the Gram-
pian hills of Scotland, uninterrupted,
o the Euphrates. Roman law held
sway, and for 250 years peace reigned.
Order was evolved 'out of the chaos
that had prevailed.
"Thus it was that the fall of the
Roman empire was looked upon by
thinkers of the day as the end of all
things, and the beginning of chaos.
From that time on writers held to the
belief in the 'Ppx Romana,' thinking
that peace could come about only
through the control of some one
strong central power. Dante and other
writers of the Middle Ages looked
back to the Roman empire as the
model for future peace.
"It was the claim of Napoleon that
his Pax Napolenica' would be a suc-
cessor of the old Roman peace. Order
would be secured in Europe through
the supremacy of France. But a study
of his letters would seem to show
that he was not sincere-that his
claim was evolved after his deeat.
"Again, many Germans held a sim-
ilar idea, believing their country pre-
destined to give peace to Europe and
a distracted world. But in both cases
Europe was already too nationalized.
People would not submit to control
by another nation. And so the scheme
"Perhaps Europe is now altogether
too nationalized to insure peace,'
Professor Rose concluded. "But it is
a formation that must be gone
through, and its defects will be mor
clearly shown after we have come t
a better stage."
14,000 Women Are
Phi Beta Kappas
According to the Bing-tum-phi, stu
dent publication of Washington an
Lee university, one-third of the livin
members of the Phi Beta Kappa so
ciety are women. Since its organiza
tion, in 1776, the society has grow
until it now includes ninety-nin
chapters. Of the 57,000 persons whl
have been selected to membership
42,000' are now living.

Michigan Alpha chapter of Phi Beta
Kappa, national honorary sciolastic
fraternity, elected to membership, at
its annual meeting yesterday, 65 sen-
iors in the literary college and com-
bined courses, 17 juniors in the liter-
ary college, three education students,
and four alumni.
This is the first year that juniors
have ever been elected to member-
ship, the by-laws having been chang-
ed to include the admittance of the
outstanding scholars in that class.
The election of juniors will mean a
corresponding decrease in the num-
ber of seniors to be elected in the
With the admittance of juniors, it
was found necessary to define the
qualifications of the two classes.
Seniors were defined as those stu-
dents having been on the campus for
three or more semesters, and having
earned more than 95 hours. This was
formerly 105 hours. Students having
between 75 and 95 hours, and having
been on the campus three or more
semesters, were classified as juniors.
This classification differs materially
from that of the registrar's office.
Name Officers
The four alumni elected were en-
roiled in the University before the
present system of giving grades went
'into effect in 1905. Before that time,
courses were either passed or flunked,
and elections to Phi Beta Kappa were
made solely on the recommendations
of faculty members. As a result,
many men who merited this honor
were overlooked.
Officers of the fraternity were elect-
ed for next year. They are Prof. F.
N. Scott of the rhetoric department,
president Prof. H. L. Caverly of the
economics department, secretary and
the Latin department, a member of
I the 'executive committee for a term.
of three years. The other two mem-
bers of this committee are Professors
U. B. Phillips of the history depart-
ment and R. H. Curtiss of the astron-
omy department.
,The annual initiation and banquet
will be held Friday, May 8, in the
Union. Prof. E. E. Carritt of the phil-
osophy department has been chosen
as the speaker of honor. His subject
has not been announced.
Degree Candidates Chosen
The following candidates for the
degree of bachelor of arts were elect-
ed to membership: Jane B. F. Adams,
Edgar H. Ales, Alf Sven Alving,
Dorothy A. Anderson, Esther A. An-
derson, Mildred E. Anderson, Maxwell
E. Baker, Anne Louise Barley, Mary
Louisa Barret, Charlotte A. Blagdon,
Francis C. Bonner, Elma E. Boughton,
Jeane E. Briggs, Elizabeth J. Brown,
Thomas E. Casady, Jr.
Margaret A. Chamberlain, Thomas
Halsey Davidson, Katherine E. Fitch,
' Florence B. Fuller, Walter P. Gabel,
William B. Giles, Arnold S. Gingrich,
Helen L. Gustine, Grace G. Hall,
Pauline A. F. Hall, Charlotte C. Har-
rison, Mary E. Hartinger, Saul Hertz,
Myrtle F. Holmes, John F. Huber, A.
Elaine Hulscher, Norman B. Johnson,
Paul C. Jones, George Kenigson, Har-
ry H. Kimber, Bertha E. Kreitz, Clara
B. Lau.
Elizabeth C. Libermann, Albert H.
l Marckwardt, Ellis R. Martin, Ida M.
, May, Walter O. Menge, Carl H. Mor-
I genstern, Gladys M. Morton, Edith M.
r Murphy, Marvin L. Niehuss, Woodard
A. Niethammer, Dalton J. Pilcher,
Raymond .B. Roof, Lora E. Sasman,
Margaret D. Schaupner, Helen W. Sel-
len, John W. Shenefield, Evelyn W.
Sommerfield, Gerald R. Songer.
Melvin H. Specter, Pauline Teed,
Nellie T. Thornton, John H. Tracy,
dred E. Travis, Laurent K. Varnum,
Mildred E. Travis, Laurent K. Varnum,
Merwin H. Waterman, and Armin P.
The following students in the
School of Education were elected:
g Nellie M. Kahoe, Paul G. Schroeder
(as of 1922), and Carleton H. Shaver.

-unsettled weather today with prob-
able rain.
Well, my good people, I am
going home to see Aunt Amy and


pointed professor -of European history wide departure from the present at-
at Johns Hopkins. Until recently tire, and it will be worn by them ;
Professor Turner was professor of 1 when flying, working with aircraft,
English history at the University of i and when in temporary aviation

ed to regard his award as arbitrator
in the Tacna-Arica dispute between
Peru and Chile as "final and without
appeal." The communication pointed
out that this action agreed with the

and is held annually by the Research
club. Prof. Robert M. Wenley of the
philosophy department gave a paper
entitled "Huxley in His Epoch." Prof.
E. C. Case of the geology department

_Juniors on List
The juniors elected were: David R.
Bishop, Benjamin Boyce, Viola G.
Brekke, Hugh B. Carnes, Ruth M.
Carson, Dorothy E. Chamberlain, Mary
E. Cooley, Allen B. Crouch, Margaret
K. Effinger, Eunice L. Eichhorn, Na-
than P. Feinsinger, Charlotte M. Ja-


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