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OBER 10, 1928 THE MICHIGAN DAILY

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SENIOR WOMENMETIAVERAGE AMERICAN'S PICT URE OF pj[AD COMMITEE
H AW AII IS INCO R REC T, S AY S TDENT
TO CLEAR L Wooden houses instead of palm Miss Choy, who is herself a native
leaf huts, automobiles instead of (Hawaiian and has taught one year
surf boards, conventional clothes in the Hawaiian schools, speaksj
II A DfPlIITI ntedogrs krsadrdoprfcEgihwhhshsyssinplace of ukeleles, is a modern the rule among young men and Dues Covering Circus and Spread
_ -S -5 nstead of grass skirts and radios' perfect English which she says is
picture of Hawaii in contrast to women who have been educated on Expenses Are to Be Paid
the average American's idea of this the Island. Next Week
WOMEN PLEDGE SUPPORT TO island, according to Miss Martha "Hawaiians themselves," Miss I
NOMINEES SELECTED Choy, Barbour scholar here, who is Choy continued, "are a slow, hap- URGE FRESHMEN TO COME
AT CAUCUS working for her Master's degree.,1 py, satisfied and contented race, I
"Hawaii today," Miss Choy said, and they are not a bit nationalis- Hilda Braun was appointed as
ELECTIONS AT 4 TODAY "is thoroughly Americanized; the tic, because of these very reasons'chairman of attendance for the
schools are divided into the ele- for they are willing to watch inter- Sophomore spread at a meeting of
Dormitories and Sororities Join to mentary, junior high and senior, marriage swallow up their individu- the committee heads Tuesday af-
Elect Meritorious just as they are in the United ality." ternoon at 4:00 o'clock in the par-
Candidates States, while lessons are taught by Not all Hawaiians are civilized lours of Barbour gymnasium. Oth-
-Ithe same methods. Teachers, she though, for in the back country, er sophomore women who have
Sy S. S. S.) continued, are partly native in the there are still people who fish and been assigned to committees are:
In an effort to eliminate mere grade schools but in the Senior high twine leis and subsist on the most finance, Helen Wilson; program,
politics from campus elections and and the university, they are large- primitive of foods, according to Margaret Eamon; invitations, Jane
to' select class officers on merit ly American. Miss Choy. Taro plants, which re- i Yearnd; favors, Isabelle Rayon; re-
senior women held an informal "You see, we have a university, semble the lily bulb somewhat, form freshment, Elizabeth Sunderland;
caucus last Monday night at the and a normal school," Miss Choy the staple part of their diet and publicity, Catherine Wilcox. Last
Union. Representatives of the three explained, "and though you may when pounded and boiled for two year it was found that it was more
women's dormitories and of twelve think it a bit surprising, the ens t or three days forms a paste-like practical to have two members on
sororities reported. trance requirements to' the Univer substance called poi, not unlike our the decoration committee and for
For many years there has been sity of Hawaii are higher than in common starch. With this is serv- that reason Marion Gemmy and
a traditional "split" between the most of the universities of the Uni- ed fish, dried, boiled or even raw. Barbara Swift have been nominat-
dormitories and sororities, each ted States. This is true," she said, "Only on Leiau, or feast days, do ed to work together on that phase
seeking to gain the major class po- "because it must serve all the stu- these primitive people have a of the spread.
sitions. The group that met on dents from the eight islands that change of diet," and then, pigs "This spread which is given by
Monday, however, voicing the opin- comprise the Hawaiian group. At roasted underground. tropical fruit, all the women of the Sophomore
ion of several hundred senior wo- present, there are about 400 stu- and more poi are served in huts class for all of the women of the
men, decided that this annual po- dents in attendance. I made especially of cocoanut palms Freshman class," said Eleanor Cook,
litical strife was both useless and "A great mixture of peoples pre- and decorated inside with ferns and general chairman of the affair, "will
fool sh. It was agreed that one vails in Honolulu," Miss Choy stat- hibiscus blossoms of red, white and be set to just as merry a key as is
dormitory and one sorority woman ed, "one third of the population pink possible. For this reason the spread
should be selected for the positions being Japanese, and the rest na- "However, for the most part," will be informal and the women in
of senior vice-president and secre- tive Hawaiians, Chinese, Philippinos Miss Choy said in conclusion, "the attendance are urged to wear some
tary; bearing in mind the fact thatand English or Americans. This Hawaii of today is like any other dark silk dress." Miss Grace Rich-
these nominations were being made variety of races has intermarried territory of the United States-' ards who spoke to the women on
by a representative group and that for years as a matter of course, Americanized, and very desirous of the committees, of the spreads
the nominees were chosen upon until there is little national spirit attaining statehood." which have been held in the past,
merit alone, the entire body pledg- left among the native islanders. R otold of those which used to be' for-
ed the support of their respective Students of heredity," Miss ChoySixty Women Report mal, but the committee voted this
organizations to the election of declared, "consider this small is- .idea down as being impractical
these two officers, land as an ideal laboratory experi-I For Archery Practice since it would raise 'the whole at-
It was also decided by vote that ment in action and there is a com- mosphere of the evening to a more
the group should hear the qualifi- mon belief among many scientists Sixty women have reported for formal pitch.
cations of the candidates running that from this mingling of races, a archery practice which is being For a time it was thought that
for the senior presidency and treas- new and distinct type of people will held at Palmer Field every Monday the evening's entertainment might
urership and should pledge its solid come. at 3 o'clock. Four houses were be held in the new Field house.
support to whichever faction pre- represented at the practice Mon- However, according to last year's
sented most eligible men-this to MUMMERS DECIDE day afternoon. spread there were over 650 women
bedecided both by the characters A Ay nxour in attendance and for dancing the
of the candidates and their policies DA floor at the field house would be
heretofore in campus activities, of the houses turn out for practi excessively crowded. Because of
hTo representives of ache of At a recent nleeting of Mummers, even if they .are not interested in theck of space the us es
the men's parties then spoke to the campus dramatic society for wom- entering the tournament which will would have to be omitted and since
women. Women will, therefore, en, the date of Thursday, Oct. 11 start in November. Each house these have become a feature of the
vote practically in a body at the was decided upon for fall tryouts. team will be represented in the
The tryouts will be held from 3 contest by three members whose Fer the ea was abandoned.
comning 'senior elections. It is ex- utl 5 o'loki Newberry hl. total soe will b matched agis For this reason the Sophomore
pected that other women's organi- spread, in accordance to past tra-
Any woman on campus is eligible that of teams of other houses. *Atops
zatins,.as well as independent Aydition, will be held in Barbour gym-
women, will fall in line with the to tryout and those who do so are prize is being offered to the win- nasium.
deision of the caucus, persuaded expected to give a reading of some ner of the tournament. jMissRichards told how the pat-
by the reasonableness of its motives plans for the cominronesses were called on personally
in thus combining forces.: sd heandwetetOnget cOat womethilleab'su- last year and as this simplified the
discussed at the meeting and it to get coats from this season's uo- work of the receiving committee it
was decided that the society wouldwr ftercivn omte t
W'wasi dnedat theysociety wold ta of American seals from the was carried by the members in at-
Womi ent's League give one-act plays for Ann Arbor I lf Ilnd. tndance to continue this practice.
Announces First clubs at some of their meetings. Pribyloff Islands.
Party For Year
Sorority, dormitory and League
house residents are invited to come
to the first League party of the
year on Friday at 4:15 in Barbour
gymnasium and bring their new .*
members, and introduce them to
"society." So few dates could be
secured for League parties this yearl
that the whole campus will have to
make more out of each one in order
to make up for their scarcity. Dec-
orations, music and refreshmentsS
are to be more elaborate than those .
of the past few years, and the
women of the League will have to
turn out in full force for every;-
party.
On Friday next, the party will
be-a football party. Of course, since
only women are invited, the team
will not be present, but some clog
dancers, in emulation of our usual °
heroes, will attempt to fill theirv
places. And then, there will be the-@
stadium (in miniature, perhaps),
the green turf and the goal posts
to perfect the "game day" atmos-
phere.
The orchestra will doubtless do

their best to be a band for the oc-
casion, though the committee prom-
ises some real dance music.
Hot-dog, cider and peanut vend-
ers will help carry out the theme e
of a football game.

Ruling Of Board Of Regents Requires
Women To Take Physical Education

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"According to a ruling of the Ipossible we now have all kinds of
board of regents 9,ll sophomore and elaborate and varied courses, so we
freshman women are required to can offer these women activities!
take a certain amount of physical they really like. We want them to
education," was the statement of get interested in these activities so'
Dr. Margaret Bell, head of the de- that when their required two years
partment of physical education for of physical education is up they
women. "The primary reason that will want to continue golf, or rid-
we insist on having this completed ing, or tennis."
during the first two years, is that "We are always ready to give in-
we are very anxious to impress on dividual attention to the student
these younger students the import- who wishes a exemption or defer-
ance of plenty of exercise and the ment for her required work, and
formulation of habits conducive to we do not want any student to take
health." any of these courses at the risk of
"It has somewhere been said that her health. That would be defeat-
the three things that are funda- ing our purpose altogether.
mental to success in college are "Another reason we are so in-
good health, good academic stand- sistant in helping these students to
ing, and proper use of leisure time. attain good health, is that they.
But, really, when we consider all as university graduates, have a debt
three of these we find that both to pay in the future to their state.
the latter considerations are depen- The state is helping them to get
dent on the first, and it would seem an education, and in return they
that good health is the most essen- are to be leaders of society in a
tial." few years. If the student is un-
"In order to make the require- able to fulfill this obligation after
ment as attractive as possible, to graduation what good will his
keep it from becoming a burden for training do? It is simply not prac-
students to get over as quickly as tical for the student to neglect his

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Honorary Society
HoldsInitiation
Initiation of the members re-
cently elected to Wyvern, Junior
honorary society, took place last
night at 7:30 at the Kappa Delta
house on Cambridge road.
The following women were initi-
ated last night: Dorothy Beck,
Dorothy Bloom, Valborg Egeland,
Bessie Egeland, Lorinda McAn-
drews, Dorothy Tauff, Arliene Heil-
man, Dorothy Woodrow, and Ail-
ene Yeo.
Members of Wyvern are elected
on the basis of scholarship, activi-
ties, and personality. The sorority
had charge of the sending of let-
ters to freshmen this year, and also
of the sale of bluebooks, the pro-
'ceeds of which always go to the
Women's league. The chairman of
the bluebook sale will be appointed
in the near future, according to
Margaret Bush, president of the
organization.

Notices
MUMMERS

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The invitations contrary to those
sent out last year will be of a very
informal type to carry out the un-
conventional spirit of the evening.
Eleanor Cook gave the head of
each committee the report for last
year and requested that the ideas
contained in them be studied care-
fully, but any original plans should
be worked out if it is possible. The
women were urged by the finance
chairman to make out tentative
budgets so that there will be some-
thing very definite to work out at
the next meeting. Since the Soph-
omore spread is to be given Friday
night, October 26, it is essential
that a great deal of work by the
committees be accomplished in the
17 remaining days. Miss Richards
suggested that the budget of last
year be regarded as an approxima-,
tion until it is found out what the
expenses will be for this year.
It is planned to collect $1.00 from
each Sophomore girl to cover the
expenses of the spread and also off
the Sophomore circus. As far as
it is now known the day to pay this
assessment will be at the beginning
of next week.

health for either individual or
group reasons."3
Zone Hockey Teams
Must Know New Rule
All sorority, dormitory and zone
teams entering the intra-mural
hockey tournament must be sure to
understand thoroughly the new rul-
ing applying to intramural teams,
which are, first, that not more than
three players possessing numerals
in hockey shall play on any team,
at any one time; and second, that
a sorority girl shall in all cases
play with her sorority team.
Teams playing intramural hockey
games today must please bring a
non-participant to act as scorer.
This will apply to all teams in the
tournament hereafter.
At the annual Founder's Day ex-
ercises held Thursday at Lehigh
University in commemoration of its
founding sixty-three years ago,
prizes were awarded for high schol-
astic standings and several degrees
were conferred.

Tryouts for Mummers will be held
from 3 to 5 o'clock on Thursday,
Oct. 11, on the fourth floor of An-
gell hall. Tryouts are open to fresh-
men as well as to upperclasswomen.

IMPORTANT NOTICE
The committee working on
'Porgy' will meet at 4 o'clock to-
day in Room D, Alumni Memor-
ial Hall. Everyone interested in
making the enterprise a success
is urged to be present.

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Phi Gamma Mu announces the
pledging of Mary Taylor, '31, of Ann
Arbor and Hazel Sawyer, '31, of
Flint.
BAZAAR COMMITTEE
The committee in charge of the
Women's league bazaar will meet
on Thursday at 5 o'clock in the par-
lors of Barbour gymnasium.
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SALE OFS
WEDNESDAY

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Leather Bags
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A great display at patterns-an entire range of sizes-
Of course not in every style but at this price you'll want
several pairs of these beautiful shoes Wednesday.
At
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Ann mrArbor's
Smartest Footwecar"

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Modernistic ' treatments in
color and decorative detail
prevail. They are here in
various styles and colorings.

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Salads and Sandwiches
You never tasted the like anywhere else
Sodas and Sundaes.
made with our own specially prepared syrups
Fresh Candy received every week
HOT SPECIAL EVERY DAY
CUNde eM Dia LUNCHES
Under the, Michigan Theatre Sign

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NEW LINGERIE
Dance Sets, Chemise, Stepins, and Separate
Vests and Bloomers-Gowns and Slips. All
ranging in price from $1.00 to $4.95..
Special Rayon Shorties, $1.00=

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Gloves

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Simplicity

Three tone effects in shades
of Brown and Grey, f ash-
ioned of African cape and
pigskin.

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