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DAILY OfFICIAL BULLETIN
r'ublicailon to the Bulletin is constructive notice to all members of
the University. Copy received by the Assistant to the President untl
3:30 p. m. (11:30 a. n. Saturdays). Copy must be typewritten.
VOLUME VII SATLURI)AY, MAY ;1, 1927 1 MBER 1 1
HIGH WATERS IMPERIL.
FIVE MORE PARISHES
BREAK IN MISSISSIPPI LEVEE NEAR VICKSBURG
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Rcscarch Fellowships in Real Estate:
The School of Business Administration offers for the academic year
1927-28, six $500 research fellowships in Real Estate. These awards will
be open to graduate students in any department of the University. Students
to whom the fellowships are given will be expected to devote a considerable
part of their time to research under the direction of Professor E. M. Fisher.
Those interested should write at once to this office, giving academic stand-
in and specific qualifications for the work.
Edmund . Day
Colloid Chemistry Lecture:
Dr. 11 .R. Kruyt, Professor of Physical Chemistry, University of Ut-
recht, will give a series of three lectures on Colloid Chemistry in the Chem-
ical Amphitheatre on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, May 23, ,24, 25, at
4:15 P. M. His main topic will be The Trend of Thoughti in Modern Colloid
Chemistry. This subject will be treated under the following heads:
Monday, May 23. The Special Character of Colloid Problems.
Tuesday, May 24. Colloids and Electric Phenomena.
Wednesday, May 25. Colloids and Hydration.
The lectures are open to all who are interested.
F. E. Bartell.
Hygiene assignment will be changed to Chapters 10 and 11 instead of
Chapters 9 and 10.
Graduate students who have not paid the diploma fee should attend to
this matter very soon. Blanks for the purpose are available at the office
of the Graduate School.
Students who expect to receive a teacher's diploma should pay the re-
quired. fee of $2.00, after conference with Miss Krug, Recorder of the School
Ruth A. Rouse.
May Festival Concert:
The program for the fifth concert in the May Festival Series will be
given in Hill Auditorium, Saturday afternoon, May 21st, at 2:30 o'clock.
The program in full is as follows: Symphony, No. 10, C Major (Schubert),
Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Fantasy for Orchestra, "Victory Ball" (Schel-
ling), Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Qoncerto for Pianoforte and Orchestra,
No. 5, E Flat Major (Beethoven), Ernest Hutcleson.
Charles A. Sink, Secretary.
May .Festival Concert:
The program for the sixth concert in the May Festival will be given
in Hill Auditorium, Saturday evenig, May 21st, at 8:00 o'clock. The Opera
"Carmen" wll be given in which the following artists wll participate: Lois
Johnston, Soprano; Fredericka S. Hull, Soprano; Jeannette Van Der Vepen
Reaume, Soprano; Sophie Braslau, Contralto; Armand Tokatyan, Tenor;
Royden Susumago, Tenor; Ottis Patton, Tenor; Lawrence Tibbett, Baritone;
James Wolfe, Bass; The University Choral Union,. and The Chicago Sym-
Charles A. Sink, Secretary.
Men who are going to Camp Davis this summer may be assigned to
buildings in parties of four by reporting at my office.
C. 0. Carey.
Meets Monday, May 23, at 7:45 in Room 304, Michigan Union. Professor
H. C. Carver speaks on "Growth and Population Curves." All members of
staff and graduate students in Economics and Business Administration are
Z. C. Dickinson.
-Choral Union ,Ushers:
All ushers are requested to report at Hill Auditorium this afternoon
between 1:30 and 2:00 P. M., and this evening between 7:00 and 7:30 P. M.
All niembers are to bring their cards to the Ingalls Street entrance.
W. A. Davenport, Assistant Superintendent,
Bildings & Grounds Department..
On Tuesday, May 31st, at 7:30 P. M., there will be a meeting of all stu-
dents who are interested in practical aviation for discussing the Naval Re-
serve plan for training officers for the aviation division of the U. S. Naval
Reserve Unit. Announcement of classes for university credit will be made.
Movies of naval aircraft will be shown. All students interested in learining
to fly are requested to attend. The meeting will be held in Room 348 of the
west Engineering Building.
M. K. Jessup.
Business Administration Students:
Mr. A. Heath Onthank, formerly Chief of the Domestic Commerce Divis-
ion, United States Department of Commerce, and now Director of Market
Research with George Harrison Phelps, Inc., will speak to Business Ad-
ministration students on "Some Phases of Market 'Analysis" on Monday
afternoon, May 23rd, at 4:15 in Room 206, Tappan Hall.
C. E Griffin.
Phi Delja. Kappa:
Luncheon this noon at 1 P. M., Michigan Union. Professor Clark will
1(ow ee : 11*11e inn'.n; }reak Ivo iii i,
WILL EVACUATE A fONCE
t f(.',y As o iated Prey=)
NEW (RLEAN, May 20.-TPhe
shadow of e Ma piMssissipi f:od peril
was t ihrown over tive additional par-,-:
1slies in smith( i letIai L ou isiana today:
as Johl M. Parker, flood relief dicta-:
tar, warned residents of one o them
that there was imminent danger of >:
more water against their levees than
could e held.
He urgently requested that all
vomen and children and all aged and.:
infirm l ersonls evacuate : :Onte Coupee"
parish and that preparations be ..de
to remove livestock.
At the same time it was pointed out -.-
there was a:possibility that the millions
of tons of water pushing through the;
Tensas basin might cut a new channel
for the river along the path of the! An aerial view of a crevasse in the levee above Vicksburgh, Miss, wh
Atchafalaya. city. Note the water flowing through the break in the dike.
While authorities pointed out this
as entirely conjectural, they regard- DR. TRAVIS STATES DEN TAL CLINIC
edthe danger to Pointe Coupee par-
ish as imminent. The parish is locat-J SA VES LARGE SUMS FOR STUDENTS
ed at the point of the wedge along the
sides of which beat the waters of the
Atchafalaya and the Mississippi, and "Charging patients the cost value "I particularly want to emphasize
with Old river connecting the two only of materials used, the Univer ity the fact that we treat all kinds of den-
rivers forming the tip. dental clinic saves them many thou'- tal cases. We have a completely equip-
The parish, with a population of sands of dollars annually," stated Dr. ped surgical department, giving anaes-
24,697, is at the upper extremity of the John J. Travis, professor of operative thetics when necessary. We do our
"sugarbowl" and a break along the dentistry in the clinic, recently. own laboratory work. A class of 25
levee front in that parish would loose "At the present time the clinic is dental hygienists give phophylaxsis
the flood waters into the parishes of the fullest it has ever been," he con- treatments, (cleaning the teeth), for
Assun-ption, Iberville, West Baton tinued, "and the 175 operators are which a nominal charge of but 50c is
Rouge and Terre Bonne, whch have a treating between 500 and 600 people made. No one should allow his teeth
total population of 107,400 persons. every day. All kinds of dental work, to go uncleaned with such an oppor-
The warning of Dictator Parker to while performed by student operators, tunity for treatment.
Pointe Coupee residents took into con- is' under the direct and complete su- "We also have a department of or-
I sideration the imminence of danger pervision of competent graduate den- thodontics for the correction of dento-y
to that parish should there be a break tists. The clinic is open from 10 until facial anomalies, or the correction
in the embankment as the crest of the15 o'clock every day. and prevention of abnormalities of the
flood bears down upon them. The Michigan clinic differs from j mouth and face. This department, in
The other four parishes, further other clinics throughout the country charge of a graduate Orthodontist, Dr.
from the danger point, could be evacu- in that each student has a particular Moore, works principally with chil- I
ated before the spread of the water. chair assigned him for the entire year. dren.
A total of more than 2,000,000 acres He does not change about from day to "Dental students spend their entire
of cane lands is included in the area day. Each student has complete equip- sent'ryear,in the clinic, Dr. Travis
which will be in the path of the waters ment with which to work, just as concluded, They do simple minor
from a break in along the Pointe though he were in his own office. operations in their junior year, and
Coupee levee. The danger points are "While the great majority of our are ready and able to lperform major
approximately 150 n'iles northwest of patients are university students, who operations at the start of the fall
New Orleans and on the opposite side appreciate the value of getting work te'm of their senior year."
of the river. done at cost where it is carefully in-"
INDIANA.- Two theater anagers pected, we also treat a large number I Nan Requests ForI
INIAA. To hete mnaer Iof people who come here from a ra- any l
at Lafayette, Ind., have placed a ban dius of many miles. The automobile Copies Of Speeches
on roller skaters entering their es- has been a big factor in increasing P- P
tablishments. our service area," Dr. Travis explain- A re Sent To Abbott
ed, "ant the fact that our clinic is the &
CORNELL. - After a three years :best lighted and the best ventilated inI-I
lapse, Savage club, campus dramatic 'the United States brings to us, as pa- I Requests for copies of the Univeristy
society, will resume productions. tients, a very fine class of people. bulletin containing the speeches given
I over the radio on the Michigan nights
Landscape Club: recently concluded, continue to pour
The Landscape Club will have a steak roast at 5:00 o'clock, Sunday, in accoydingtouWalocMntbbot to pour
May 22. 'Anyone wishing to attend call Miss Pratt at the Landscape De--
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h inundated the area around that
TO ATTEMPT INDIA
~DENIAL OF SURVIVAL
r gJo n . Lapp Says That Co nmpetitive
StrugglOe XMst Be G~overned
By Better Rules
CALLS POVERTY UNJUST
(My Associatedl Preexs)
DES MOINES, Ia., May 20-The d:>-
trine that only the fit should survie
I is false as applied to human welfnre,
John A. Lapp, Chicago, president of
the National' Conference of So;l
Work, .declared in a recent address.
"The competitive struggle must be
governed by better rules,' he sid.
"Such an idea is a blow below the
Mr. Lapp asserted that ninety per
cent or more of all poverty in the
United States is due to injustice or
"War, floods and tornadoes; sick-
ness, under-employment, 'accident,
mental deficiency, death or desertion,
inadequate wages, business failures
and dependent old age are the chief
causes of poverty and not, as many
people claim, the unfitness of indi-
viduals," he continued.
"Selfishinterests are reviving the
discredited doctrine of survival of the
fittest as a means of supporting op-
position to any form of government
regulation which might interfere with
their own aims.
"No previous time in the history of
th'e country has seen such a concert-
ed movement to break down the con-
fidence of the people in their govern-
ment as an instrument for human bet-
In many ways he said, the course
of social life has been entirely chang-
ed by legislative action. He cited the
workmen's compensation law as an
".N we should follow the guidance
of the believers in laissez-fairedand
shackle the legislature more than they
are," he said, we would find in a gen-
eration that what is left of liberty
would not be worth fighting for."
He estimated that the stigma. of
personal failure is placed upon a quar-
ter of a million new persons every
year. As evidence that human beings
can be protected from disasters for
which they are not responsible, he cit-
ed the control of such scourges as ty-
phoid fever, smallpox and tubercu-
CALIFORNIA.-- Sir Esme Howard,
the British ambassador to the Un-
ited States, visited the campus of
Stanford university recently.
VIRGINIA.- The custom of say-
ing grace at meals in the dining hall
of the Colege of William and Mary
has been abandoned.
Flight Lieutenant Charles M. Carr
above, together with Flight Lieut.
Leonard- E. M. Gillman, of " England,
have been looking forward for some
time to breaking the non-stop flight
record by going from Cranwell, Lin-
colnshire, England to Karachi, India
in their Hawker Rolls Royce bomber,
in 40 hours, averaging 100 miles an
M yn Hei. iaI yeny.
Will any typists interested in forming a typists' cooperative associa-
tion for next year, backed by some responsible university organization, com-
municate with me at 1007 Monroe Street or telephone 6293.
R. W. Ross.
Women's Research Club:
Women's Research Club will meet in Room B173, Natural Science Build-
ing, Wednesday evening, May 25, at 7:30. Mrs. Erlanson and Mrs. Shohat
Frances J. Thorpe, Secretary.
Phi Kappa Phi:
The first annual initiation dinner of the Michigan Chapter of Phi Kappa
Phi will be held Thursday, May 27, at 6:15 P. M., at the Michigan Union.
President C. C. Little will speak. Members of other chapters are cordially
invited to attend the dinner, and to affiliate with the Michigan Chapter.
Kindly notify the Secretary, Professor E. M. Baker, Room 3026, East Engi-
neering Building, before Tuesday, May 24, 1927.
Edward H. Kraus.
Owing to the fact that this year's
programs were generally longer than
before, it has been found necessary to
enlarge the pamphlet to 52 instead of
32 pages as before, and since the ,il-
loted fund to cover the cost is limited,
Mr. Abbot explains, there will be a
fewer number of copies distributed.
The pamphlet will be issued in the
fore- of a University bulletin rather
than as a separate publication.
CALIFORNIA. - "Officiating in
Football, Baseball, and Basketball"
is the title of one of the courses to
be given in the University'of Californ-
ia coaching school this summer.
NORTHWESTERN. - Fifteen hun-
dred students, professors, and in-
structors have signed a petition for
a longer spring vacation here.
SPECIAL BRICK ICE
THIS WEEK WE OFFER ONE
OF VANILLA, CHOCOLATE
AND PRUNE WHIP
ANN ARBOR DAIRY
The Home of Pure Milk"
R. D. MacNitt, President.
Mren's Education Club:
The Men's Education Club picnic will be held Monday, P. M., May
at the Saginaw Forest Farm. Transportation will leave the university hi
school playground at 4:15.
All men of education classes, including faculty, are invited.
J. D. Cooper, President.
ILLINOIS TO HOLD
HONORS MEE T I NG
URBANA, Ill., May 20.-At the third
annual honors day convgcation to be
held at the University of Illinois to-
day, 24 students will be honored for
superior scholarship, and 829 for high
scholarship. The names of the 24 stu-
dents for superior scholarship will be
placed upon a bronze tablet, while the
names of those honored for high
scholarship will appear upon the pro-
ILLINOIS - Linotype machines,1
presses, and printers working on the
Daili Northwestern recently were idle
for two hours after a wind-storm had
disabled the light and power system.
OHIO STATE.-"A Phi Beta Kap-
pa's chances for eminence are three
2, to one over those o$ the rank and
gh file of colige students", states Homer
Hockett, local president of the or-
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IDA T. YAKLEY
THREE DAY FESTIVAL
Celebrating the Opening of Michigan's Grandest
T HE BLUE LANTERN
-Sunda, May 22
Saturday, May 2
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OPEN HOUSE DAY
May Festival Night Get Acquainted Afternoon and Evening.
Many Special Features
Sunday Afternoon Dancing
Dancing Nightly Except Monday
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