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Editor...................Ellis B. Merry
Editor Michigan Weekly.. Charles E. Behymer
Staff Editor...............Philip C. Brooks
City. Editor.............Courtland C. Smith
Women's Editor........... Marian L. Welles
Sports Iditor.............Herbert E. Vedder
Theater, Books and Music.Vincent C. Wall, Jr.
Telegraph Editor.............Ross W. Ross
Assistant City Editor.... Richard C. Kurvink
Night Editors
Robert E. Finch G. Thomas McKean
a.Stewart Hooker Kenneth G. Patiick
-aul J. Kern Nelson J. Smith, Jr.
Milton Kirshbaum
Esther Anderson Marion McDonald
Margaret Arthur Richard H. Milroy
Emmons A. Bonfield Charles S. Monroe
ean Campbell Catherine Price
Jessie Church Ii arold L. Passman
Clarence N. Edelson Morris W. Quinn
Margaret Gross Rita Rosenthal
Valborg Egeland Pierce Rosenberg
Marjorie Follmer Edward 1'. Ryan
James B. Freeman David Scheyer
Robert J. Gessner Eleanor Scribner
Elaine E. Gruber Corinne Schwarz
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Coolidge is not requested to run *o
a third term. As a public commit
ment of policy the measure is doubt
less significant, but as a practical po.
litical move it means precisely noth.
ing-and an eloquent nothingness.
In the first place the resolution h
not binding on either the Republica]
national convention nor the voters of
I the country. It merely expresses ar
opinion of 96 men high in public of
fice. In the second place it is quit(
improbable whether President Cool-
idge was even considering a candidacy
for the third term before the resolu
tion; and in the third place the whol(
affair demonstrates rather effectively
how much of a man's personal pop-
ularity depends on his political power.
Had the same resolution been intro-
duced a year ago, when Coolidge waa
on the crest of the wave, none but
the most daring LaFollette Republi-
cans would have supported it; coming
now, however, when Coolidge nc
longer wields the big stick in the
party, both Republicans and ,Demo-
crats flocked willy-nilly to give the
measure a more than two to one
In spite of its interesting aspects,
in short, the resolution is completely
impotent to accomplish the end which
it indicates as desirable, and cannoi
by any stretch of the imagination b(
taken as a significant historical or
constitutional document.
Permission recently granted by Uni-
versity authorities (t o remove the
street car tracks from the State streel
and North University avenue sides of
the campus will make possible the
realization of a civic plan which has
long been suspended in spite of its
worthiness. The plan of the city is tc
widen State street for the entire dis-
tance between North University ave-
nue and the Union, and the plan for
North University avenue, even more
ambitious, provides for a boulevard
arrangement of the street between
State street and East University ave-
With the growing appreciation of
the traffic problem, and the growing
awareness of the University to the
possibilities of its surroudings for
beautification, the two projects link
very nicely. Both the city authorities
who will execute the scheme, and the
University authorities whose permis-
sion made it possible, are to be highly


tute to an exceptional demllandf or
courses not regularly arranged by
the University authorities, Rolls has
comie lo tile rescue with its Sulpple-!
mentary Catalog. It follows. All
courses listed will meet sometime
during the day at the Rhetoric library,
Granger's, or where you -will? En-
rollment cards must be in before the
first of June.)
Several hours credit. Especially
arranged for members of the football
team and The Daily staff. Co-eds
even pass this course at times. Work
will consist of dissection and experi-
ment with fossils. Each student will
be required to furnish himself with a
portion of the skull of an assistant-
A study of the methods of publicity
with especial attention to the slogan
"For the benefit of the Women's
League." Open to seniors and grad-
uates and others. Prof. Robert Hen-
derson, instructor.,
* * *
A special sociological study of Me
depths of collegiale journalism, with
special attention to smutty jokes.
Taught by the entire Gargoyle staff.
* * *
For women students only, with spe-
cial attention to the methods of get-
ting to the J-Hop. Taught by the
committee of the Pan-Hellenic ball.



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TOIGT:The Rockford Plapersil T ext Rnol
present a double bill of Bernard Shaw's
"Great Catherine" and James M. Bar-
rie's "The Old Lady Shows Her
Medals" in the Whitney theater at 8
T0110RROW NIGHT: Myra Hess,
Englisipianist, in the last concert of
the Extra Concert series in Hill aud- B
itorium at 8 o'clock._ _ __ _
ford Players present "Cradle Snatch-
ers" in the Whitney theater at 8:15
It* * *P IC
("Great Catherine," by George;
Lenses .and Frames made
Bernard Shaw, and "The Old Lathy
Shows Her Medals," by James r.
Barrie.) Optical Prescriptwns
A revie W, by 1inceint Wall and 4. Filled
il. Leslie Askrcn.
It was a bad night for the stage H ALLERS
hands, but it can at least be said thatSt t eelr
the audience which left the Whitney'
theater last night after seven full acts
of Shaw and Barrie showed weariness,
1 ut no boredom. The lplayers ga-
boled first through the shrewd, witty, flOlfCifg
and map cap fooling of "Great Cath-
erine," and then proceeded to the The New
larrie piece. Arnao Steamer
Ann Arbor has seen many produc-
tions of "Great Catherine." But never
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vehemently, shrew at one minute and natural waves. Removes dye.
coquette at the next; Amy Loomis is c o
something more than perfect. in the Excelent or scalp treat-
part. Nor has Patiomkin ever been ments.
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Night Editor-G. THOMAS McKEAN
For several years, the interfratern-
ity council has been more or less
justifiably criticized as a defunct or-
ganization. Though meeting several
times each year, it has accomplished
few things of worth. The reason has
seemed to be both a failure to see the
problems demanding solution and a
lack of initiative to carry out sugges-
Slightly more than a year ago the
the question of fraternity dances on
Saturday nights following football
games was raised. It was held that
influx of sporty alumni plus the ex-
citement and inspiration of the oc-
casion placed the parties beyond the
control of the active chapters giving
In the absence of any activity on
the part of the interfraternity council,
the Administrative Board decided to
ban these particular dances for one
year. Accordingly, last fall, permis-
sion was given only for dances on
Friday nights for the weekends of
home games. Since that time thej
University has taken no further ac-'
There is at least something to be
said in favor of the Saturday night
dances. From a social standpoint, the
football weekend is a desirable time
for the fraternity dance. Moreover, if
entertainment is not provided in Ann
Arbor, many students will seek it
elsewhere where the situation will be
much less controlled, or controllable.
Before the end of this semester
some decision must be made on the
matter for next fall. The Adminis-
trative Board may extend its rulings
for another year. Despite the action
of the Board previously or in the fu-
ture, however, the matter is one for
concern of the Interfraternity coun-
The Council should investigate, as
with representatives from each fra-I
ternity it is alone qualified, the re-
sults, of the experiment during the
last senmesier. With that materiall

Annonymous communications will be
disregarded. The names of communi-
cants will, however, be regarded as
confidential upon request. Letters-pub.
lished should notrbe construed as ex-
pressing the editorial opinion of The
To the Editor:
Two methods of excluding unde-
sirable students have been brought
into public notice by the presidents of
two leading western universities.
The first, advocated by our own
President, seems to consist in placing
heavy restrictions upon student priv-
ileges, so that the undesirable stu-
dents will no longer have any desire
to attend the University. This method
is based upon the assumption that
the undesireable students are those
who come, not especially for the pur-
pose of taking advantage of the Uni-
I versity's educational facilities, but
rather for idleness, to have a good
time, or similar admittedly undesire-
able reasons.
The second, sponsored by Presidentj
Glenn Frank, of Wisconsin, consists
in singling out the particular men
who have specifically demonstrated
that they are obtaining but little edu-
cational benefit from the University,
and refusing them readmittance.
President Little admits that under
his plan, the many must suffer for the
sins of the few; whereupon he dodges
the issue by proclaiming us all ser-
vants of the state, and, as such, in
possession of no inherent fundamen-
tal privileges. Furthermore, the as-
sumption upon which his . plan is
based does not take into account that
many of the undesireable studens are
not necessarily lacking in ambition,
but rather in mental ability to keep
up their scholastic work. Whereas
the Wisconsin plan strikes at the
heart of the matter by going directly
to the unfit individual, President Lit-
tle seeks to apply a System to a largz
It seems to me that President Little,
instead of devoting himself to idle
criticism of President Frank of Wis-

*AY4 hugely blotto. It has always been a STOQDDAR SJg
DIPLOMACY 4441equestion whether it has been Patiom-
A course in the mollification of kill's or Catherine's show, but it 707 N J"
landladies. To be taught by a promi- seems it is not for the critic to ce-
nent University president. yde. ALSo we had a new Edsfaston-
Mr. Wa rtib rtm, who had a betteri
AUTOMOBILE comunand of the part t.Lan any of hi- .'s-
A nCo mancofsary course to be taught predecessors I have seen. It is in his
An unnecessary course to be hlines that we see Shaw creeping out
by a prominent scholar. Particularod
emphasis will be given to the removalofteplay ofis Egihis pp-
of cars from muddy ditches. See Iar- alampoon of his English compa-
Vey Emery for particulars. Section {Barrie's hoky-poky about the late
strictly limited.
* * * lamented war was quite obviously a
sermon. Skillfully done, it was nev-
N EAOFATONWS ertheless a heartbreak plea for the
loneliness of humanity based on the
Open to all students with lroler lpre- scriptural "cast thy bread upon the
requisites. To be taught by the honor{waters-," and deserves, as such,
committee of the Engineering college, high praise. The first scene particu-
larly was a subtle picture of low-life
POLITICAL CORRUPTION- in the grip of patriotism. It recalls
AN ADVANCE'D COURSE Carlyle, for if God wasn't in a bad A PROPOSITION
All students who plan to run for way certainly Mrs. Dowey was among
campus offices next spring are re- the toothless patriots of her milieu.
quired to take this course. Students For the rest of the play there was
must have flunked everything else on awy h ra hato uaiyANE you a pr po-
campus. Will be taught by competent beating thickly in the background sition that you
Student councilmen. with, occasionally, the shrill piping wish to place bfore
* * * of the "ghost-piper" in the wings. the student body? The
THE DISPOSAL OF Mrs. Mansfield, as the soul that Daily Classifleds afford
SLUSH FUNDS reached out into the unknown and
A companion course to political found bitter happiness, was perfect-
corruption. For students who pla11 to ly splendid. Her interpretation was this becauwe they tas
work on next year's J-Hop committee. delicate and finely sustained, espec- litlte, rech ten thou-
Several past conunitteenien 11i-1 CO- ially in the second scene when she sand'people and briog
operate in this instruction, had to run the gamut from tears to
* * * skittish delight. Otherwise, Clene
TICE AND INIQUITY la gnus was a beautitFul "submarine-
A special course for those intend- 11woman," looking very much like
ing to go into the management of something from George Bellowes
J-Hop week-end parties, with special sketches, and Velma Roynt on's'lost THE ICIGA 1Y
attention to the means of escaping the tooth did realistic service.
notice of the lean. Staff 01 the d-- .n m flee
partment. PLAY PHODEtTJON ~
1 i,:l' 11 1111EtPreI \ C ldg. Phon G fP
* *a *e Last night Play Production jpresent-
THE ECONOLIICS OF ed 1tie last performance of their series 1----
DELAY AND INEFFICIENCY of Southern niountain plays in the
A social study in te iingenuiityv of Mimes theater. This marked another ..
the Union manageimient. St utdeits ill epoch in their history. Last year with CE9
1=y special attention to ith' l orhkig. a ulite an extraordinary performancei
of the check rooi after Friday and of And i yev's "He Who Gets Slap- KITCHENETTE
Saturday night parties. No pre- ped' they proved that they could d1 ~o
requisites. ;omiehing much better than that Food that atua is home
* * which local play-goers had come toc
. METIIODS' OF expect. In short that they could ac:
SELF FELICITATIO complisi more than merely give an joo
Open to those who want to acquire indlifferent rendition of the semi- h IUl its
literary conceit. To be taught by classics in the drama.
P. M. Jack. And this week they proved that
* * * they can definitely rise from their S fliI v. Ujnner
WRITING OF present classification of an organiza--
ROLLS COLUMNS tion troubled with something very Cream of Corn Soup
A course of instruction in the per- like an inferiority complex. Both Brussels Sprouts
petration of so-called humor. Also a "Sun-Up" and "Hell Bent fer Heaven"
series of lessons in self defense for were good plays well done, well
those no take it seriously. To betmounted, and displaying some real Beet Salad
taught by .talent, Chiefly due to the acting of Chickcn Loaf
Kernel. Sarah, Bonine and Truesdale Mayers or a
* * * they approximated, at least, the ex- eg of amb
STUDENTS GIVE THANKS cellence that we expect from the P :
Dear Jeb, Mimes Players and Comedy Club. The a olaoe
As a true member of the Leaguc only defect to be overcome is that of Wii Cr V
for Student Enlightenment, I feel that accuracy in lines and action. When Stuffed 01hvs
there were two bits in Wednesday's their machine becomes more smooth Red Cherres
Daily that should be commented upon. running without hitches and without i-r c
1. There was no double implication awkward pauses and halts, they can
or play upon words in the announce- take their place as an organization Rolls, Coffee, and MIle
ment in the Bulletin that Professor which can be trusted to produce
Love will give a course in Infinite something worthwhile in the campus 75
Processes. Also, contrary to the theater.
popular belief, it was "Infinite" in-*SUNDAY IGT LUNCH 350
stead of "Infant." FEODOR CHALIAPIN
2. Upon due investigation, it was Myra Hess, the English pianist, Cour

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gatherca, it should decide on the de- consin, would do well to set his own
sirability of the Saturday night dance University in order.
for 1928. --W. M. E., '29.
If the Interfraternity council makes
a decision before the Administrative It is reported on good authority that
Board considers the matter, its con- Lloyd's of England are now quoting
clusion will probably stand. If stu- i odds of nothing to nothing that Mich-
dent government is at all worthwhile, igan's new cheerleoder will continue
the Council should certainly take ad- to wear the garters which were pre-
vantage of its opportunity. sented to him.


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