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Convocation Prefe
To Members1
Final arrangeme
yesterday for the
corded Queen Mar
will visit Ann Arb
ternoon. The eve
reception committ
convocation in Hi
a formal tea at the
follow the'onvoc
Admission to b
and the tea will
only, due to the
Senior membersc
visitors will, be g;
the distribution of
which is planned
mittee of womenv
pointed by Gov. A
the chairman of
ception committee
be given Univers:
faculty at the pu
Will Arriv
Queen Marie an
arrive by auto fro
of by train. Th
take place as soo
lowing her arriva
sion of the'tea th
return to Detroit.
The committees
appointed to provi
reception are as fo
ebption committe
Cook Little, Mrs.+
son, Mrs. JuniusI
thur S. Aiton, Mrs
ley, Mrs. WilliamI
Jesse R. Reeves.
Other Comm
Women's teac
Herbert C. Sadler
Hutchins, Miss
Mrs. Marcus L. V
Cabot, Mrs. Mortim

problem is
system, in
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rTIRN0cording to
TY AND GUESTS of the Law
NDUEATORon the oth
ID TEA FOR efficient ha
ITOR details.
S APPOINTED eral years
deal of his
erence To Be Given the law en
Of The Faculty stated that
Students{ force of Loi
'who are co
ents were completed sirable can
reception to be ac- by these a
e of Roumania whoI as their Iii
or next Saturday af- position su
nts planned by the procures th
ee include a public such a higl
ill auditorium a sons suspe
ie Unioii, which will as uspec r
ation. ways appr
oth the convocation ated the st
1 be by invitation apprehende
space restrictions. England.
of the faculty and Suspect is b
Oiven preference in+ mediately a
tickets for the tea impanelled,
for the state com- ( (3) The p
which has been ap- the case.
lex Groesbeck, and case. (5) T
the governor's re- the case bef
Preference will guage, givi]
ity students and as he sees f
blic convocation. decision, us
ve By Auto conversatio
nd her party will jury-box. (
m Detroit, instead guilty, the
e convocation will of the case
n as possible fol- 'stand and g
l. At the conclu- fendant's pa
ie royal party will considers t
without lea
which have been nounces the
de, for the Queen's uses the se
ollows: general re- (g) The nei
e-Mrs. Clarence Professor
George W. Patter- diferences i
E. Beal, Mrs. Ar- American p
s. Joseph A. Burs- torneys are
H. Hobbs and Mrs. ( prospective
challenge t
ittees Named h the
committee - Mrs. of English
r, Mrs. Harry B. this country
Fandira Crocker, but rather
Ward, Mrs. Hugh the prisoner
aer E. Cooley, Mrs. cutor is as


's failure to solve the crime his own attorneys would be. A third
due to ineffective police point, is the rapidity with which the
efficient court systems, and case is conducted, evidence, in parti-
ration between the two, ac- cular, being given very speedily.
Prof. Edson R. Sunderland, There are no technical objections al-
school. England's success, lowed against evidence. Last of all,
er hand, he attributed to its four or five felony cases are often
tndling of all three of these tried in one day before the same jury.
In spite of the speed with which
r Sunderland, who for sev- trials are conducted, the defendants
has been spending a great are treated with much more considera-
time in England studying tion than is evident in American court
forcement methods there, rooms, in the opinion of Professor
the Metropolitan police Sunderland. He also believes, that
ndon, is recruited by agents an English judge has much more con-
nstantly employed to travel trol over the conduct of the case than
the country to look for de- a judge in this country, and that in
ididates. The men, enlisted the same way, English attorneys have
gents, take up police work very much less control over it than4
fe career. By making the American lawyers. '
fficiently attractive, London "England," he declared, "considers
e best men, he said. With her trial judges as important as her
h calibre police force, per- appellate judges. The Lor'.-chief Jus-
cted of crime are almost al- (Continued on Page 2)
Sunderland then enumer- 1
dps insthe system bywhich
'd persons are dealt with in EX E TNtNR C R
They are as follows: (1)Y
rought before the court im-1
fter arrest. (2) A jury is
taking about five minutes
rosecuting attorney statesc
(4) The defense states its First Day's Sale Totals 500 Unpaida
he presiding judge sums up And 100 Paid Subscrptions i
fore the jury in simple lan- Despite Bad Weather
ng his own opinion as farc
it. (6) The jury reaches a ORGANIZE HOUSE SALES s
ually after a whispered
n of a minute or two in the - - a -
7) If the defendant is found Despite inclement weather, applica- r
p)Itesefgenant is foud tions for 1927 'Ensians, which weret
police-sergeant in charge taken at six campus booths yesterday,a
eimmediately takes the totaled more than 500 unpaid and 100
ives an account of the de- totl citos0 nadad10
ast history. (8) The judge paid subscriptions. From these re- i
shisttor (8) hen suits, which do not include returnsf
.he matter for amoment, from the organized house sales, thec
ing the bench, and pro-I 'Ensian managers predict that the
e sentence, for which hen
sale this year wil surpass those ofo
rgeant's report as a basis. previous campaigns. ,t
xt cause is then called. The price of the annual will be
Sunderland stated the $3.50 until Christmas vacation, afterc
n such a Fsystmtfromth-which it will be increased to $4. Pay-c
Ian, to be: First, that at-mn may be made any time at the
not allowed to question mEns office inathe Press building.
jurors, although they may In the campaign of the fraternities,
hem. Second, and this is 'ororities and dormitories, each organi-
main point, the attitude sVoiisa om e, g
ein po is the as in zation is being given an opportunity
prosecutors, is not asntto obtain a complimentary copy by
hone of tigoonv I totaling thirty points on the basis ofn
to have justice done. If one for each unpaid subscription and
ris undefended the prose- two for each paidsubscriptionad
careul to protect him as Due to the greater prospective saled
of subscriptions, as well as advertis-1
I' an(1ing, this year's annual will contain
{ IH11.I F A more art work in borders, special.
LEAG E fourtone pages, and section headings.
TAR111 ATU tilization of old views of the camp usf
is planned to further the theme which
will be "The Progress of Michigan."
More than 50 of these pictures show-s
ing the University at various stagesp
Economic Interests" Asks in its development are available to thed
ent Of American Debt editorial staff of the publication. i
tlement Agreement Due to the fact that many of thef
organizations on the campus have
?T RESOLUTION failed to inform the banks of thec
names and signatures of new treas-a
y Associated Press) urers elected this year, many of thei
ov. 16.-Criticism of the checks that have been received inu
avriff and the demand that payment for Michiganensians haver
parliament amend thetbeen returned. All organizations thatc
aebt settlement agreement have not taken action with the banksc
t tonight at agconvention to supply this information are askedt
n of Economic Interests," to do so at once so that this may not
werful commercial and in- occur in the future.
ly in France.v
ion characterizing both the FORESTR Y CLUB P
and London accords asTO HEAR ROMANO E
)le in their present form
d, its main point being theb
at parliament amend the At the meeting of the Forestry clubr
enger agreement, especial- to be held at 7:30 tonight in room 213,f
make a settlement possi- Natural Science building, D. E. Ro-I
itable." mano, a graduate student in the for-a
doption of the resolution, estry department, will speak on his
is Dubois, former president experiences as a forest ranger in the
rations commission, made West.a
rress against ratification, Mr. Romano graduated from the t
ably will not come up in University in 1914 and from that timer
chamber until early next until this summer he was in the Fed-s
eral Forest service in the West. HeP
s criticized French Ambas- spent several years as a forest rangerf
nger for not having at- in Idaho and has had actual contactt
obtain a reduction in the with the problems of forestry as view-
nt of the claims of the ed from the working field. He return-t
tes on France, instead of ed here this fall to receive more tech-t

himself with merely bring-' nical training in forestry and is to
he interest rate. He also spend a year here for his master's}
K. Berenger as having a degree. At the end of that time he1
sm concerning the capacity plans once more to enter the Federal
o pay from 1930 on. service.

Edmund E. Day, and Mrs. John R.
Committee on Reception of guests
-Miss Elva M. Fernerook, Mrs. Hen-
ry M. Bates, Mrs.. Alfred H. Lloyd,
Mrs. Allan S. Whitney, Mrs. Shirley
W. Smith and Mrs. Edward H. Kraus.
Decorations ' committee - Prof.
Wells L Bennett, Jean P. Sluesser,I
Frederick C. O'Dell and Myron B.
Transportation committee - Prof.
Peter Field, Prof. Louis A. Hopkins,
Ruel V. Churchill and Robert H.1
Marquis. -
Major Reinold Melberg will be in
charge of the police escort and mili-
tary features. Prof. Lewis M. Gram
will be marshal of the day. Dr. War-
ren P. Lombard is general chairman 1
of the reception committee.
Kennedys To Come
Here Next Tuesday
On Lecture Course,
Charles Rann Kennedy, author and
playwright, and his company of three,
will appear as the fourth number on
the annual Oratorical association lec-
ture series Tuesday night, Nov. 23, in
Hill auditorium. The prbgram will
consist of a production of Mvr. Kenne-
dy's xwwest play, "The Chastening."
The Kennedys, who have appeared
here several times before, are well
known to Ann Arbor audiences, and
Mrs. Kennedy, who was formerly
Edith Wynne Mathison, appeared here
with the Ben' Greet players several'
years ago in University hall. The
third member of the company, Mar-,
garet Gage, is a younger artist who
Chas gained considerable praise for her
part with the Kennedys.
Mr. Kennedy, a native Englishman,
began his career as an office boy at
the age of 13. His work as a profes-
sional writer started three years later
and since that time he has written
such plays as "The Servant in the
House," "The Terrible Meek," "The
Necessary Evil," and "The Chasten-
Dean John R. Effinger, of the Lit-
erary school, left yesterday for New
York city where he will attend a meet-
ing of the executive committee of the
Association of American Colleges.
Dean Effinger is president of the or-
ganization. He plans to return here

"Union Of
American to
the French
American d
were voice
of the "Uni
the most po
dustrial boc
'A resoluti
was adopted
demand tha
Mellon Ber
ly "so as to
ble and equ
Before a
Deputy Lou
of the repa
a long add
which prob
the French
M. Dubois
sador Bere
tempted to
total amou
United Sta
ing down t
criticized M
new optimi
of France t

Sees Future Improvement In Germany
And England, Decline in French
And Italian Industry
Dr. George S. Lackland, of Denver,
Colo., in a speech delivered yesterday
afternoon in Natural Science auditori-
um, stated that the British labor party
in power was doing a great deal to
set the industrial conditions in Eng-
land ona stable basis again. He also
said that as long as inflation contin-
ued in France and Italy there would
be no betterment of conditions there.
Germany and England have gone
through the period of deflation and are
rapidly on the road to recovery, he
Dr. Lackland opened his talk by a
consideration of conditions in France
and Italy where the currency is still
inflated and becoming more so. He
cited the fact that, inFrance, the cost
of living has gone up 600 per cent
since the war, and that wages have
only gone up 300 per cent to meet
this tremendous increase. The cur-
rency inflation makes it possible for
these countries to sell their goods at I
a much lower price than other coun-
tries are asking . Therefore, there is
very little unemployment since the
factories are going at top speed in
order to take care of the large de-
mand. In both countries the value
of the currency changes so frequently
that as soon as the working men re-
ceive their wages they either spend
them or have them changed into other.
Communism In France
In France there is much commun-
ism creeping into industry, due to the
difference in the amount which the,
laborers receive and the amount which
they have to pay for food and other
necessities. He said that it was im-
possibletto obtain statistics on taxes
or capital because the French mind
does not think in figures. Due to the
lack of statistics which they have to
turn into the government, the banks
are making so much money that they
are having a hard time investing It.
Certain large corporations are mak-
ing a large amount of money by buy-
ing property on notes. They offer the
seller four times the value of the
property but by the time the note is
due the money has gone down so much
in value that they onl pay about one-
fifth of the original value.
It Italy, Mussolino has complete
control over labor, Dr. Lackland
averred. He has formed the country
into a large corporation with labor
unions and employers both in it. He
regulates wages and hours through a,
committee which he appoints. If they I
cannot decide it, the question is re-
ferred to him for a decision.
Savings Wiped Out
Deflation 'in Germany brought a
wiping out of the savings which peo-
ple had made for years, and caused
intense poverty, Dr. Lackland said.
Since the period of deflation, currency
has attained a stable place again and
products of the country cannot be sold
for as small amounts as France and
Italy can sell them for. This causes
a part time arrangement of factories
and many are unemployed.
The reason that labor is so much
against the churches of Germany is
that they stand back of the govern-
mnt in its aristacratic condition and
support the oppression of the people.-
Now that the country is a republic in
fact, as well as name, the people re-
tain their feeling against the church.
Three laws which have been passed by

the government have assisted the la-
borers greatly. These are: laws mak-
ing a uniform eight hour day; a law'
providing no increase in rent; and a
law ruling that all changes in wages
must be decided by a conference of
laborers and employers. Germany is
still in a very serious condition but
the Dawes plan has given her a
chance, and the present is the "dark-
ness before the dawn" which will
come by next year, according to Dr.
Burglars Loot Two
Fraternity Houses
Burglars entered two State street
fraternity houses and were unsuccess-
ful in an attempt to break into an-
other between 1 and 5 o'clock Tues-
day morning, taking clothing and cash
to the value of nearly $800. Forty
dollars in bills and a raccoon coat
valued at $400 were stolen from the
Sigma Chi house, while about the

Executive Secretary Of Committee, Of
United Hospital Fund Gives
History Of Dispensaries
"Hospitals and dispensaries, once
considered charitable institutions,
have in the last few years swung the
other way and are attracting their
patients from the best classes of peo-
ple," stated Dr. Michael M. Davis, of
New York, before an audience in the
amphitheater of the University hos-
pital yesterday morning. Dr. Davis
is executive secretary of the commit-'
tee on dispensary development of the
United Hospital fund of New York.
The speaker outlined the early his-
tory of hospitals and dispensaries, or
clinics as they are now called,,saying
that the effects of this charitable idea
were still evident in the European
"In England," he said, "persons who
are rather well-to-do not only have a1
sort of distaste for hospital treatment,1
but actually have considerable diffi-
culty in obtaining it. Major surgery,
in its development, has been the chief1
factor in changing this viewpoint.,
Reversal of the old custom has alsoc
been brought about by improved ma-
ternity service and the development
of diagnostic resources such as the
X-ray. The transformation has been
made to a medical institution."
"A considerable amount of practice
has been shifted from the patient'sz
home to the hospital and the clinic. i
Likewise the tendency now is to go E
more to the doctor's office. This ne-
cessitates more co-operation between,
all medicaltorganizations and better
service for the patient."
Dr. Davis said that in earlier times
the doctor was no more than inciden-
tal, theamedicine itself was the thing,
but that now clinics have built up an j
enviable reputation for diagnostic and
therapeutic service and are much
sought . Of late there has been an',
astounding growthtinthenumber of
clinics, there being at present over
6,000 of them. According to the speak-
er, this is the result of the rising
movements to combat infant mortal-
ity, tuberculosis, and the like. Unlimit-
ed financial support from the com-
munities has made this possible.
Simplest Ritual
Marks Burial Of
Joseph G. Cannon
(By Associated Press)1
DANVILLE, Ill., Nov. 16-Under
the branches of a red haw tree,
etched against a gray November sky,
the body of Joseph Gurney Cannon
was committed to the grave today
with a simplicity which belied his
prided half-century and more of pub-
lic service.
In keeping with his own dislike of
ostentation, the man who served for
more than two score years in Con-
gress, and who held its sceptre a de-
cade in a hand of iron, was given the
humble rites of a private citizen.I

(By Associated Press)
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 16.-
Harvard college will resume
football relations with the Uni-
versity of Pennsylvania next fall
as a result of the break in ath-
letic relations with Princeton.
A two year home and home series
with the Quaker City team, on
the date vacated by Princeton's
withdrawal from the Big Three,
was announced tonight by the
athletic authorities here.


'Albright To Speak
On Archaeology Of
Palestinian Region
As the first of a series of three lec-
tures on various phases of Palestin-
ian archaeology, W. F. Albright, di-
rector of the American School of
Oriental esearch in Jerusalem, wili
speak on the "New Era in Palestinian
Archaeology" at 4:15 o'clock today in
Natural Science auditorium. Mr. Al-
bright is speaking under the auspices
of the School of Religion.
The lecturer has been an instruc-
tor and director of the school since
before the close of the World war,
being in the United States at present
Ion a furlough. While in Jerusalem,
Mr. Albright conducted archaeological
expeditions into the regions surround-
ing Jerusalem and in Mesopotamia
which have since led to important
discoveries, according to archaeologi-
cal authorities.
The second of his lectures will be
given at 4:15 o'clock tomorrow on
"The Excavation of an Israelite City",
and the last at 8 o'clock tomorrow on
"The Dawn of History in the Jordan
Secretary Of Stout Motors Company
Outlines Business Advantages
That Would Accruet
"There is a tremendous opportunityt
to build up business around an airportt
in Ann Arbor," asserted G. H. Hop-I
pins, secretary of the Stout Airplanet
Motors company, before members of8
the Chamber of Commerce meeting att
luncheon yesterday. "This year hast
been the beginning, the year one, of1
commercial aviation."'I
Mr. Hoppins outlined the opportun-
ities lying in Ann Arbor's possessionf
of a well-equipped airport, declaring
that effifient air service cannot be
given to any city unles it Ws ample
facilities for taking care of planest
making landings. "The city that hast
the airport gets the service," he as-Y
serted, adding that one landing placet
might be purchased to serve for both,
Ypsilanti and Ann Arbor.1
The main qualification of a good
landing field was declared to be that'
of size; the landing field should be
about 3,500 feet long to provide the
long runway necessary for a success-1
ful take-off by the heavier type ofI
commercial plane,
The speaker briefly outlined the
history of commercial .aviation, de-
scribing the steps taken since the in-
vention of the first successful air-
plane 23 years ago. The awakening
of interest in the possibilities of air
travel and the passage by Congress of
the Air Commerce act, placing assist-
ant secretaries dealing with aviation
in the departments of commerce, war
and navy, have created the beginning
of an era of commercial aviation.
"Thetime has come now," Mr. Hop-
~pins concluded, "to put that equip-
ment to work, for, if we are going to
get out of the military aviation stage,
we must have airplanes that can sup-
port themselves in the air financially
as well as mechanically."
Ohio State Alumni
To Hear Thompson
Rev. William Oxley Thompson, for-
mer president of Ohio State university,
and pi'esent moderator of the general
assembly of the Presbyterian church,
will address a luncheon of the Ohio

600 Members Must Attend To Have
Quorum; Two.-Thirds Majority
Necessary For Passage
Members of the Michigan Union,
automatically comprising all male
students of the University, will meet
at 7:45 tonight in the Union assembly
hall to vote on the proposed amend-
ments to the Union constitution. In-
asmuch as no other business has
been planned for this gathering, it is
expected that the meeting will be
brief. Six hundred members must be

present before action may be taken.
The board of directors recently
adopted these amendments to take
care of the question concerning the
requisites for life membership which
arose last spring when the Board of
Regents decided to increase Union ele-
ment of tuition from $6 to $10.
To Credit Tution
Under the proposed amendments
there would be no participating life
members, student members replacing
that classification. Present partici-
pating life members would, under the
suggested change, be given $10 credit
toward their life membership from
this fall's tuition, the same amount to
be credited from each succeeding tui-
ion until the life membership fee of
50 has been paid.
Fully paid life members will be
given a $10 refund from this fall's
tuition, under the proposed plan; also
in any succeeding year, fully paid
life members will be given the $10
refund from their tuition. This af-
ects particularly those such as law
r medical students who may have al-
ready obtained ilife memberships, but
who, under the present system, con-
tinue paying an annual Union fee in
their tuition. Should the amendments'
not be adopted at the meeting tonight,
the present condition, in which the
Union element of the tuition is paid
by all men students, and is merely an
annual charge otherwise uneredited,
will continue.
Professor Gives Opinion
Concerning the suggested changes.
Prof. H. C. Anderson of the engineer-
ing college who is a member of the
board of directors of the Union stated
yesterday, "It is my opinion that the
proposed amendments are, fair and
are progressive step in the matter
of life membership. These provisions,
I believe, clear up the questions which
have arisen concerning .life member-
ship. These provisions are far seeing
and will take care of all possible situ-
ations that may arise in the future."
The Student council, meeting last
Thursday, adopted the following reso-
lution: "Be it resolved that the Stu-
dent council, as representatives of the
student body, believing the proposed
amendments to the constitution to be
beneficial to the interests of all men
students, recommend that all men of
the University be present at the gen-
eral meeting to be held next Wednes-
day, Nov. 17, and vote favorably there-
Sections Reprinted
Several sections of the amendments
read as follows:
"Article III, Section 2, Paragraph
1. Student members. Every student
of the regular session of the Univer-
sity shall become a student member
upon paying such tuition fees as-may
be prescribed by the Board of Regents,
including the portion of such fees des-
ignated as the 'Union Fee,' such mem-
bership to continue during the period
for which he has paid tuition, except
that it shall immediately expire if he
withdraws from the University before
the end of the college year."
"Any student who shall be in resi-
dence in the University as a Student
member after September 1, 1926, and
who has before that date made par-
tial payments on a Life membership
subscription shall receive further
credit towards the payment of such
subscription for the full amount of
Union fees thereafter paid by him.
Upon his completion of the payment
of the amounts required to become a
Life member, every student shall be
exempt from further fees for member-
"Article III, Section 8. All other
obligations for Life membership sub-
scriptions incurred before Sept. 1,
1926, shall remain in full force and
be governed by this article as it read-
before this amendment except that any
person who has made a subscription

1State Alumni group, which will be
!given in his honor Saturday at the
Union. His subject will be announced



(By Associated Press)
NEW YORK, Nov. 16.-A southerly
gale accompanied by heavy rainfall
whipped across the eastern states to-
day, leaving in its wake overflowing
rivers, damaged buildings and flood-
ed mines, crippling communication
lines and reaping havoc on small
crafts in rivers and harbors.
No loss of life was reported directly
applicable to the storm, although sev-
eral crossing accidents were believed
to have been caused by drivers being
confused by the rain and wind.
Probably the greatest damage was

ongahela and Allegheny rivers. In
northwest Virginia, scores were driven
from homes invaded by flood waters.
In eastern Pennsylvania, water was
reported higher than any time since
1914, and coal mines in the Schamo-
kin district were forced to shut down.
As it swept across New Jersey, the
gale blew down the wall of a new
theatre an: capsized a tug stranded
on a sand bar off Atlantic City.
In Massachusetts the damage was
confined principally to broken win-
dows and crippled communication
lines. Boston reported a record high

Construction and equipment of an
airport for Ann Arbor would be great i
aid to the University in giving instruc-t
tion in its new courses devoted to 1
aeronautics, in the opinion of G. H.1
Hoppins, secretary of the Stout Air-i
planes Motor company. Practical
training in actual flying could bef
mingled with the lectures on theory,
should the city equip a landing field,1
he stated in an interview followingI
his address before the Chamber of
Commerce yesterday.
The course, as planned at the pres-
ent time, he declared, is the best that
can be devised under present condi-
tions-devoting the school year to in-
struction in theory and the summer

Furthering his advocation of the
use of the local airport for field prac-
tice, in case one is equipped for Ann
Arbor, he asserted that in all proba-
bility the army officials would be will-
ing to cooperate with the University
and city in using it for practical in-
Although the course as it will be
I given may be adequate for preparing
aviators for military flights, Mr.
Hoppins does not believe that it alone
is sufficient to prepare the student
for civil aviation. A different proposi-
tion is involved here, he stated, in
which an expensive plane and the
lives of a number of passengers are
Sdependent upon the pilot and hun-


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