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TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 1927.

THE MTCHICAN DAILY

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STUPED[OUSl CIRCUS Professor Jack Observes Differences SL F BLERK
S iUPIDU CICS SAU 11U0-L E 01 DL U L D U
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FRESHMAN GROUPSITo Begin Recruiting
TO TAKE PART IN Of Bazaar Sellers
SWIMMING MEET ae

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WILL HE HER fN
Sensational Feats And Acts Of Daring
To Take Place In Sawdust Arena
Of S. S. I. A. & C. Cureus
NOVELTIES ARE FEATURED
Circus days are coming!
The great Sophomore Sisters' In-
corporated, Amalgamated, and Con-
solidated Circus has finally consented
to a two-day engagement, to be ful-
filled on Dec. 2 and 3 with five un-
surpassed performances of their fam-
ous and stupendous show. They will
pitch their red and yellow tents in
Sarah Caswell Angell hall early on
the morning' of the second, and for
two days the place will be the scene
of utmost activity.
Sensational and original feats and
acts of reckless daring will take place
in the enormous sawdust arena of
the '. S. I. A. & C. Circus. Grand
and lofty tumbling, pirouetting, and
all the posturing known to the famous
India Rubber nman will be exhibited.
Artists on the tight rope, the trapeze,
and the bars, will perform at dizzy
heights, while from below the audi-
ence will gaze with wonder at the
enormous spectacle.
A menagerie of the fiercest possi-
ble description will accompany the
<. circus. Practically untamable ele-
phants, man-eating tigers, rare birds,
monster baboons, and the only sacred
giraffe in the world have been pro-
cured at enormous cost. Ohio, famed
as the most intelligent ring-tailed
ronkey, has been obtained for his
world's premier. performance in Ann
Arbor, and other beasts equally as
reputable will accompany him.
With the reliable old attractions
still on hand and startling novelties
still coming to the surface, a program
of sensational sideshows will appear
as part of the extravaganza.
The whole will be presented with
the aid of several famous clowns, each
and every one an artist of mirth. Pe-
ro, the peerless, the acrobat, will aid
the ring master and trainers through-
out each and every performance and
the circus audiences of Ann Arbor
will at last be permitted to know the
funniest clown of all history.
A band of heartless m'usicians will
accompany every act and feat of the
whole show in a manner not to f
surpassed by any of Ann Arbors
worst talent.
Sophomore women are still needed
and may notify Marjory Muffley, dial
9617, if they wish to take part. Mu-
sicians, menagerie, and property men
are in the greatest demand, but any
talent or lack of talent will be wel-
come. Practises take place in Bar-
bour gymnasium and a schedule ap-
pears daily on the bulletin board in
the hall there. It is im-portant that
all sophomores attend practises or
call the chairmen of their stunts to
be excused.
BOARD DISCUSSES
PLANS FOR FAIR
GIVEN ANNUALLY
The Board of Representatives held
the second meeting of the semester
Saturday Nov. 19. Plans for the
Christmas bazaar were discussed, and
reports of the chairmen were given.
Jean, McKaig, '28, chairman of the
bazaar, told of the new luncheon ar-
rangements. Lunch will be served
from 11:30 until 1:30, dinner will be
served from 5:00 until 7:00, ai ea
will be served from 3:00 until 5:00.
These will be at popular prices,
luncheon at 75, and 50 cents, tea at
35 cents, and dinner at $1.00.
Besides the various things that the
houses are making for the bazaar the
league will offer Christmas and play-
ing cards. This undergraduate league
fund committee has made great
strides in redeeming the pledges. Last
year they bought the caps and gowns.
and this year the money will be clear

profit. The sale of chrysanthemums
was also quite profitable.
Janice Peck, '28, chairman of the
sellers committee, spoke about the
booths in the bazaar, and asked that
the girls give their preferences re-
garding the hours that will be r.ost
convenient for them to serve. The
shifts will run in three hour periods,
and will begin at three o'clock in the
afternoon and continue until nine at
night. Slips will be sent around to
the houses and the girls desiring hon-
or credit will put on it their name.
telephone number and the shiftthey
wish to Eerve. If for some reason a
house does not obtain a slip, those
girls who want the honor credit
should appear at the organization
meeting. It will be held on Wednes-
day in the gymnasium. There the
hours will be assigned them. The no-
tice will appear in the Daily.
Elsie Murray, '28, chairman of the
Undergraduate league fund explain-
ed about the work that must be don<
by her group. Women are asked to
rention the fact that the 10 per cent
discount be given to the Women'.
league when purchasing articles a
Jacobson's and Mack's. Morrills givi

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Numerous differences between the as follows: In the morning they at-fILL Ii Ii L. With the completion of the volley
'American and English women have tend two or three lectures. The after-f
been remarked by Prof. P. M. Jack, noon is spent in playing games or in ball season for the Freshman groups,
the new head of the rhetoric depart- bridge. The evening they devote to This afternoon Wyvern society will their second intramural activity willi
n-ant, since his arrival in the United study. And when they study they 4o put on sale their bluebooks which take nlace Dec. 8, when an inter-
States. University women, for in. so independently and accomplish a they will sell this year as they have in
stance, are, according to Professor great deal. I previous years for the benefit of th g
Jack, less of a distinct type here "English women," says Professor Women's league building fund. There.!the Union pool.
than in England. "In Ann Arbor," le Jack, "like their relations with men will be three sizes of bluebooks sold. Unlike the organization for volley
says, "some of the women dress and to be on a 50-50 basis, and almost Ithe two for five cents, the three fo ball, the participating units will be
apply their cosmetics in such a way invariably they pay their own way to ten cents, and those costing five cents the 19 original freshman groups. TheI
that I could not at first believe they theatres and other places of amuse- apiece. The quality of the paper in ss
were students. If they should walk ment. If a man does take a woman to the bluebooks thisyear is of ex- m responsibility for recruiting the swim-
down Piccadilly with their cheeks some large dance, it is quite cus- cellent variety and it is hoped that mers in each group rests with the
thus daubed with paint. they would tors'ary for her to reciprocate by in- every organized house on the campu9 captains. Until Friday, Nov. 25, a pos-
be stopped by every man they met." viting him to a similar affair. This will take this opportunity to restock ter will be on the bulletin board at
T'he English university woman, Pro- makes it possible for English men their supply and buy bluebooks for terbiur onashe buln board at
fessor Jack explains, atten(s classes and women to be very friendly and the league.bs Barbour gymnasium upon which all
dressed in a simple tailored suit. Sh i I intimate, although American women The bluebooks will be on sale in those women who expect to take part
wears powder and a certain amount are certainly much easier to get ac- Barbour gymnasium where a member in the meet are asked to sign. It is,
of rouge, of course, but is careful quainted with than are English wo- of Wyvern society will give h1em' out very important that this list be com-
not to carry this to excess. men. American wow'en have a knack k from 1 o'clock - until 5 o'clock. All eted as soon as possible. Captains,
A characteristic of American uni- for putting you at ease. checks are to be made to Wyverneu- it is up to to you to call e try mem-
versity life which seeni'ed strange to "As a rule, the English w'ynan does iety an m b ufor hhe ensit is to o yrou t cle!i m -
Professor Jack is the singing of col- not accept expensive gifts from a ber of bluebooks which are desired er of your group at once!
ege song. "All of the songs which man, unless he be her fiancee."byechos.Tevntofhemthaeen
lesga dnner anda ofther tims are n Jack observs hat Aerian. wo yi A large supply of bluebooks has announced; they will be: for interme-
the women here sing between cours- In the matter of dress, Professor een ordered and it is hoped that to diate swin mers, 25 yard side stroke,
es at dinner and at other times are, Jack observes that American women benodrdadi shpdta o it wnmr,2 adsd toe
in praise of their college, of Ann Ar- wear much richer and more expensive morrow they will all be given out. and 25 yard elementary back stroke;
bor, andl of the Michigan men," oh- clothes than do his countrywomen. In The books must be paid for when they for advanced swimmers, 25 yard free
serves Professor Jack. "In England one respect,"however, he believes that are received in the Barbour gymnas- style, 25 yard back crawl; a relay;
the students-both men and women-- English won-'en are better dressed. ium. There will be no charge accounts diving, a running or standing front
never sing college songs. They leave This is in the case of shoes. They made or any part payments made. dive being required, and two
that to the alumni--men of 60 years wear shoes which match their hose, The entire number of bluebooks must others which may be optional; a nov-
or more. They would feel that in sing- thus making their feet appear small- be covered by the sum of the check elty relay will be the concluding con-
ing songs praising their college they er than if they wore contrasting or made out to the society. test. Participation in the meet is lim-
were praising themselves. fancy shoes. Galoshes are never worn MEET IG ited to two speed events, one other
"Women students in England lead in England. PORTIA MEETING event, and the novelty relay.
. . , ,, ~An additional feature o h et
a more individual and less corporate "Skirts," s&:s Professor Jack, "are WILL B T NIGH Tjn ad.itinaleatuof t ecmeet
life than in the United States. A typ a trifle shorter in Ann Arbor than in I on Dec. 8 willl be a stunt, in recog-
ical schedule of their day might be England, if that is possible." Portia literary society will hold a nition of their superior athletic abili-
regular meeting at 7 o'clock tonight. ty, to be put on by that group which
PI LAMBA THETA UNIVERSITY o f CALIFORNIA, Unusual native American communi- wins the volley ball tournament. This
Berkley.-College women are be'com- ties will be described by various winning group will be decided on,
HOLDS INITIATIO ing smaller and college men larger members who have been requested to Friday afternoon when the final game
g-c ga take part in this program which has of the volley tournament is to be
Formal initiation of eight new according - to unofficial investigation been arranbed by Ruth Fine, '29. Ti played.
members, together with a visit from made by the department of physical customs and beliefs of the Dunkards
Emiiy F Evans national treasurer of education. According to the depart- of Pennsylvania, the Shakers, the .........

As the first step in the arrangement
of selling shifts for the Women's lea-
gue and Interchurch Bazaar to be

held Dec. 2 and 3, charts will be
sent to all sorority and as many
league houses as possible at the be.
ginning of this week by the committee
headed by Janice Peck, '28.
All women on the campus, includ-
ing freshmen, are eligible to partici-
pate in this part of the bazaar ac-
tivities, it not being necessary to be
on the eligibility list of the advisors.
Those who wish to sell are asked to
sign on the charts for the hours pre-
ferred. There will be two and three
hour shifts, working from 1 o'clock
Friday andtfrom 3 to 12 o'clock Sat-
urday of the bazaar.
Houses will be permitted to keep
the lists for one week when they are
to be returned to Janice Peck for any
alteration in the organization of shifts
which may be necessary. A meeting
of all sellers will be called for Wed-
nesday, Nov. 30, for special Instruc-
tion.
FLAY VLLEYBALL FINALS
Freshman volley ball finals are to
be played at 4 o'clock, Friday Nov.
25, at Barbour gymnasium between
the two teams with the highest pe;-
centage in each league. Group III
(Soehrens) represents League I with
a record of winning all -three games
played and will play Group VIII
(Taylor) of League II, who have won
two out of three games played. The
game is expected to be a very exciting
one as both teams are evenly match-
ed, and all freshmen who would like
to see a good volley ball game are
urged to come to see it.

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BASKETBALL HAS
UNIQUE ORIGIN OF
RECENT INVENTION
When the women on the campui
at the University of Michigan begin
intensive practise in basketball di-
rectly after Thanksgiving, they will
indulge in the most recent of sports
and in one which has the distinction
of being invented and designed by a
single mind at one sitting.
In 1891 a lecturer on psychology in
the training school of the Young
Men's Christian Association at Plain-
field, Mass., while talking about the
mental process of invention, suggest-
ed that someone sit down and plat
a new game which had never been
devised before. One of the students,
a James Naismith became so interest-
ed in the idea that he went home to
think on the ni'atter that very night.
The game which Mr. Naismith de-
vised from is mind in a single eve-
ning was tried out in the class the
next (lay, by the Young Men's Christ-
Ian Association in the immediate fu-
ture and a little later in similar or-
ganizations' of near-by towns. In two
years its fame was of a very '$ide
range, and it steadily grew to be the
important sport which is now popular
in all schools and colleges and is
regulated Ly the Amateur Athletic
Union.
Twenty-one women at Iowa State
college are spending the first week of
six required in the three-home man-
agement houses. The girls have a dif-
ferent task during each of the six
weeks. One week a girl is cook, an-
other hostess, another has entire
charge of the baby, does all the buying
or assists in the kitchen. This actual
experience in keeping a home is re-
quired of all the three-home econ-
omics courses.
Raggedy Ann
Beauty Shoppe
SPECIALS
this week
Marcel and Shampoo... $1.00
Manicure... ..... -.-.- .45
1110 So. University. Dial 7581
One door east of the Den
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the society, marked a red letter day
for Pi Lambda Theta, national hon-
orary education sorority Friday night.
Initiation was held at Helen New-
berry, after which, as favors, the init-
iates were presented with corsages of
baby "mum's," tied with blue ribbon-
the colors of the sorority. Initiation
was followed by a banquet at the
Haunted Tavern.
Miss Evans addressed the club on
"Widening Horizon of Pi Lambda
Theta," tracing the growth of educa-
tion as a profession to the place it
now holds as a school of specializa-
tion, and telling of the activities of
the various branches of the society
in other colleges.
Miss Evans left town Saturday
noon.
New members of the sorority are
as follows: Ruth Ale, Madlun Bowers,
i Hazel Chown, Florence Esserly, Cle-
tus Fagan, Helen Hause, Margaret
Rice, and Marjorie Todd.
SPORTS IMPROVE HEALTH
According to a questionnaire, fresh-
men wom'en at Iowa have a definite
purpose in taking physical education.
They are most interested in swim-
ming, tennis, golf, hockey, and vol-
leyball, and through these sports they
hope to - improve their posture and
their health.
NEW YORK.-Ruth Elder has
broken the ancient illusion that good
looks bar a woman in any field, ac-
cording to a speaker at a banquet
given by the National Woman's Party.

ment, the average size of swimming E mountaineers of the Cuw-berlands and
suits given out to co-eds has de- Ozarks, the Mennonites, Amana,
creased ;rom the "perfect 36" to 34. American cowboys and other western
Men are becoming larger, however, as groups will be discussed, and pictur-
indicated by actual measurements es of the people and homes of these
during the past few years. districts shown.f
DISTINCTIVE FOOTWEAR
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The 1.hange of seasons demands a change in
footwear. Winter is here and with it hasq
come the New Suede Bucklette. In both
black and brown.
Specialized Fitting Service
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Thanksgiving Specials

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HOSIERY

Hundreds of pairs.
Chiffon and service
weight. The newest
shades. Square or
pointed heels.

89c pr.
and
$1.65

Silk
Teddys
$2.98

Sill
Pajamas
$5.95

Silk
Negligees
$9.95

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200 Silk Dresses.. $8.95
Many new Spring styles included

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and prettiest modes, in
Parisian Inspired foot-
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Jacqueline Modes'
the footwear beautiful
in short vamp
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WHEN A CARD ISN'T QUITE ENOUGH
There are innumerable little gift suggestions for those acquaint-
ances to whom you wish to send a little more than the merry greetings
on a Christmas card. Old friendships that are neglected but not
forgotten, friends who have done you favors, your hostesses of the
past year-you can readily name several such persons. In this store
you will find many more of these charming little gifts.
Jeweled Brooch, $1.75 up
Dainty Boutonniere, 75c
Powder Compacts, $2.00
Choker Beads, $1.25
Silk 'kerchief, 50c

One of the many
attractive new
styles.
$7.85'

very
Fall

Others in Satin,
Patent Suede
$6.85 to $8.50
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