THE MICHIGAN DAILY
Publication in the Bulletin is constructive notice to all members
of the University. Copy received by the Assistant to the Presi-
dent until 3:30 p. m. (11:30 a. m. Saturday.)
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3, 1928
Vol. No. 9.
Walter Pritchard Eaton, the distinguished dramatic critic, will de-
liver a University Lecture on "The American Theater and the Univer-
sities" on Wednesday, October 3, in Natural Science Auditorium at 4:15
p. m. The public is cordially invited..
F. E. Robbins
Dean's Advisory Committee, College of Literature, Science and the Arts
There will be a meeting of the Dean's Advisory Committee Wed-
nesday, October 3, at 4 p. m., in the Dean's Office.
John R. Effinger
To Freshman Advisers:
The reports on the three regular examinations given to first year
students during freshman week are now ready for distribution to Ad-
visers. All advisers are requested to call at the Registrar's Office for
these reports in accordance with the information contained in my letter
of October 3, sent to all advisers through the Faculty Exchange.
Ira M. Smith, Registrar
"The Best People" will be cast this afternoon from 4 to 6 in Sarah
Caswell Angell Hall. Tryouts are for members only. Notice change in
Thurston Thieme, Pres.
.There will be a meeting of the Executive Board of the Graduate
School Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 3:30 p. m., Room 1014, Angell Hall.
Ruth A. Rouse
All students who intend to enroll in the Graduate School this fall
but who have not attended to the formality of registration should do'
so Wednesday or Thursday. This includes instructors, assistants, and
students pursuing research work for the doctorate. Please come to the
office of the -Graduate School, Room 1014, Angell Hall.
Students who have not filed an election card in the office of the
Graduate School should do so at once.
There are several students who have not returned to this office the
receipt showing payment of fee.
Ruth A. Rouse, Recorder
Graduate Students: '
Regularly enrolled graduate students who hold the rank of assis-
tant professor or above AT OTHER INSTITUTIONS are asked to leave
their names at the office of the Graduate School, Room 1014 Angell
Hall. This applies only to married students.
Ruth A. Rouse, Recorder
There will be a meeting of the junior engineering class Thursday,
Oct. 4, room 348.
All new members to the class of '30E are urgently requested to be
R. N. Grunow, Temp. Pres.
A new section in Speech 31, meeting Monday, Wednesday, and Fri-
day at 10 o'clock in room 302 Mason Hall, has been opened to accommo-
date those students unable to find places in the other sections.
J. M. O'Neill
Italian 175 (Dante) will meet henceforth according to the follow-
Tuesday at 10:00 o'clock 306RL.
Wednesday 1:00 o'clock 306RL.
Thursday 10:00 o'clock 306RL.
W. A. McLaughlin
Pro-Seminar in Kant:
Will those who propose to follow this seminar kindly meet with me
at 4 p. in., on Wednesday, Oct. 3, in Room 202, S.W. The permanent
hours of meeting will be settled then.
R. M. Wenley
Oratorical Association Lecture Course:1
The preference given to mail orders will be closed on Monday, Oc-
tober 8. The committee will begin mailing out tickets within a few
Carl G. Brandt, Financial Mgr.
There will be an important meeting of the Board Wednesday after-
noon in room 3209 Angell Hall at 4:00 o'clock sharp. Those unable to!
attend please notify Dorothy Lyons, Secretary.
Robert J. Gessner, Pres. c
University of Michigan Varsity Band:t
Regular rehearsal tonight at 7:15 at Morris Hall. Every man must
be present at this rehearsal, no excuses will be accented. Every man
who plans to march with the band Saturday, must turn in signed
coupon No. 1 tonight.
Gilbert B. Saltonstall, Manager
University students desiring to make extension trips for the Student
Christian Association are asked to leave their names at Lane.Hall during
the hours of 1:30 and 5:00 o'clock during this week and next. The trips j
are usually made to high schools, noon-day luncheon clubs, conventions,
pep-meetings and nearby churches. The subjects of address are of var-
ied natures and students are given ample time to prepare their talks.
Harold Husband, Director of S. C. A. Extension '
A. S. C.E.:
First meeting of A. S. C. E. at 8:00 o'clock Wednesday evening, Oc-
tober 3, 1928, in the Michigan Union. All members are urged to attend.-
L. D. Kirshner
Ncwberry Residence at 7:30 Wednesday evening, October 3. Retired ReCOrder
Louisa Butler, Pres. fIs N oASue
s N w A Student
Gargoyle Upper Business Staff:
There will be an important meeting at 4:30 today. It is imperative CHICAGO, Ot. 2aving kept
that everyone be there. . the records of tens of thousands of
Carl U. Fauster, Bus. Mgr students at University of Chicago
! Michiganzensian Staff:"for 35 years, Frederic J. Gurney,
gat the age of 72, has decided to
There will be a meeting of the entire lower and upper business staffs see how the university looks from
of the 1929 Michiganensian this afternoon at 4 o'clock in the Press the classroom. Age compelling his
Building. All Sophomores and second semester Freshmen who wish retirement as recorder, he has en-
to work oA this publication during the year should present themselves rolled today as a student.
at this time. "I thought I'd get some of this
J. Franklin Miller, Bus. Mgr. education I have been watching
Sigma Delta Psi Tests: here ever since the university was
All men desiring to tryout for the Athletic Tests report at the jump- established," he said. He plans to
ing pits, Yost Field House. Claude Snarey is conducting these tests on 'brush up' on foreign languages,
Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 4:00 to 6:00. which he studied a generation ago
Intramural Department at University of Michigan.
Erwin Prieskorn Post No. 46:
The first fall meeting of Erwin Prieskorn Post No. 46, The American
Legion, will be held this evening at 7:30 at the City Hall. All World war
veterans are urged to attend this meeting.
Reuel I. Blake, Commander
Comprehensive English Examination:
A make-up meeting for those who failed to take the Comprehensive.
English Examination last week will be held at 9 o'clock, Saturday morn-
ing, in Room 2225, Angell Hall. This examination is required of all mid-
year seniors who expect to teach English as either a major or minor
subject, and of all other students now enrolled in English 196 (or Edu-
jcation D110). C. D. Thorpe
DR. EDMONSON TO
Dr. J. B. Edmonson, chairman of
the executive committee of the
School of Education, left Monday
for Washington, D. C., where he
will attend the meetings of the Na-
tional Commission on Articulation
of Units of Public Education. The
sessions of the commission will last
the remainder of the week.
S. C. A. Cabinet:
The meeting of the S. C, A. Cabinet will be held today at 12 o'clock
at Lane Hall. A luncheon will precede the business meeting.
Martin Mol, President
There will be a meeting of the Landscape Club on Wednesday even-
ing, at 8 o'clock in 400 S. W. All the new students in the DepartmentI
are cordially invited to come. All members are requested to be present.
Miriam L. Horton
American Chemical Society:
Professor James Lewis Howe, Head of the Chemistry Department,;
Washington and Lee University, will speak on "Some Amenities of'
Platinum," Thursday, October 4, at 4:00 p. m., in the Chemistry Amphi-
theater. All interested are cordially invited.I
B. A. Soule, Sec'y. f
Men and Women who wish to try out for the business side of the
Michiganensian will meet at 4 o'clock in" the Press Building, today,
J. Franklin Miller, Business Manager
The Annual Craftsmen Club Smoker will be held in Room Nos. 316,
318, 320, of the Michigan Union, on Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 8:00 p. m. All
Master Masons of the student body and of the University Teaching staff
are cordially invited.
R. W. Webster, President
There will be a meeting of Mimes on Friday at 7:30 p. m. at the
Harlan Christy, President .
Chi Delta Phi:
There will be a meeting of Chi Delta Phi in the playroom of Helen
I Fraternity System
To Be Investiga.ted.
AUSTIN, Tex., Oct. 2.-With a
I view to possible abolishment, a
I complete investigation of the
Greek letter fraternity system was
1 ordered at the University of Texas
today following the death Sunday
night of Nolte McElroy during his
initiation into a campus fraternity.
I Investigating thoroughly the
I circumstances leading up to Mc-
Elroy's death is a faculty commit-
itee, which the Board of Regents
Monday night asked President H,
Y. Benedict to appoint at once.
The popular 19-year-old football
player died in a hospital a few
minutes after his collapse from
crawling over a pair of electrically-
charged bed springs. Though this
case did not furnish excuse enough
for' the "boarding" of the frater-
nities, the Board of Regents in-
dicated, nevertheless, that it had
brought to the foreground an un-
dercurrent of sympathy against
A grand jury investigation was
asked Monday, but this promised
to be a mere formality, as District
. Attorney Moore said no indications
were been considered.
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DR. H IC K EY GIV E N
CALD WELL AWARD
Dr. Preston D. Hickey, head of
the X-ray department of the Uni-
versity hospital, was given the
honor of delivering the Caldwell
lecture last week before the annual
convention of the American X-ray
Society. The meeting was held in
Kansas City this year, and the
Caldwell lecture, an annual event
in commemoration of Major H. D.
Caldwell's contribution to Roen-
tgenology, was as usual the out-
standing part of the program.
Speaking as the second American
on the list of Caldwell lecturers,
Dr. Hickey reviewed the details of
the progress of the X-ray since the
time of , Caldwell's death. He out-
lined Caldwell's work and experi-
mentation, also telling of the mys-
tery which always surrounded the
Soilgy 245: Social Psychiatry:
This class wi11 meet for the first time this evening
Room 102, Economics Bldg.
at 7:00 p. m. in
A GREAT EDUCATIONAL
A. E. Wood
Sociology 155 (Experimental Sociology)
The available hours for this class are Monday 4-6 and Wednesday
2-3. The first meeting for laboratory work will be today (Wednesday)
at 2 in Room 104 Ec. The Monday meeting will be in Room 201, Ec.
L. J. Carr
R. 0. T. C.:
All R. O. T. C. students who have not been measured for uniforms
must report at R. 0. T. C. Headquarters between 9 and 5 on Wednesday,
October 3, for measurement.
Choral Union Ushers:
Choral Union ushers may register tonight at Hill Auditorium from
6:00 - 7:00 p. m. Use east entrance door.
W. A. Davenport
Roentgen rays in those days.
In view of Dr. Hickey's contribu-
tion to the science of X-ray, he was
presented by .the members of the
American X-ray Society with a tea
set to show their esteem and ap-
preciation of his work.
COUNT VON LUCKNER
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