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8ATURDAY, JANUARY 26, 1929

TIlr MICH-ITAN DAIEV7

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TRYOUTS [OF1
DRAW LARGE
More Tlan 400 Men, N
For Parts In Foe
To Be Prese

PLAN FOR SECO
Exceeding by a larg
previous campus drar
for Mimes production
300 men. and women s
applied for parts in t]
ing plays to be prese
dramatic organizatio]
to E. Mortimer Shute
recting the dramatic
Individual examinat
tryout has been mad
The large number h
about two weeks tin
initial tryout. The s
will be made followin
ing of the second s
cording to Shuter.
Men tryouts numbe
the women total 78. I
this is the largest _ n
have ever responded
Mimes for acting ma
are usually made two o
a year, but never has
begn equal to that of
tryout, Shuter declare
The plays for whicl
cants are seeking
"Loyalties" by John
". S. Glencairn,"
O'Neill, "The MarquiQ
Coward, and "Justice
Galesworthy. The plays
duced during the com
at Mimes theater, but t
presentation have not
nounced.

) gMi!DEL TORO URGES T HOROUGH STUDY |\fLG
{ OF ALL PRESENT-DAY LANGUAGES IAU1L
Whatever language on, studies. require the services of a body of
he should not stop after acquiring young; men from whom a knowi-RAINER.l- BILK
a reading and speaking knowledge , edge of Spanish is an indispensable
of it, but should proceed to become qualification, Professor del Toro,isconsin Professor Explains The
Womnen Appiy familiar with the national litera- pain ted ouf "13W not oaly th icisiiIrfesrEpeii 1
tr Plays ture of that tongue, (declares Prof 'direct benefts mist be (onsi((ld "
nted Julio del Toro, of the R omance e said. "The indirect benefitsxprssiiis
languages department. heavily overshadow then in that
ND TESTS "Students of Spanish, for ex- there is a connection between na-RE RNI r , ERMANY
ample," said Professor del Toro, tional prosperity and special activi- -- e
e number all "should not miss the opportunity ty in a particular trade. "Rainer Maria Rilke and the
eto acquaint themselves with a liter- "I can think of many other rca- I Transition to Expressionism" was
matic tryouts, ature which offers unique aesthetic sons why a study of Spanish would the subject of the lecture given by
s, more than enjoyment. They should study be a great asset to o~ur American Prof. Hans Naumann of the Uni-
tudents have Cervantes' great classic, Don Qui- students," Professor del Toro said versity of Frankfurt Thursday aft-I
he four com- jote, which expresses the spirit of further. "I know that the study of ernoon in Natural Science auditor-
nted by that the Spanish races. They would be- the language has been advocated ium. "Rilke stands between ex-
n, accordingI come familiar with the drama of by most of the American states- pressionism and impressionism, and
i the Siglo de Oro, which stands a, men, among them Roosevelt, Cool- he follows Tolstoy," the speaker
r, who is di- the most national of modern Eu- idge, and Hoover. A knowledge of said.
work. rope. They should also study the Spanish will be the key to a To show the difference between
ion of each modern Spanish literature, a liter- thorough understanding of all the the two schools, he read "Der Som-
e by Shuter. ature which is worthy of its past. Spanish na.tions of America and mer Vormittag," by Karl Busse, an
as required "I should like to make it very also of Spain, a nation which play- impressionist, and "Die Buch," by
ie for this plain," Professor del Toro contin- ed i most inportafnt part h) the Deubler, an expressionist. "One
second tests ued, "that I advocate the study of devclopmrtent of the United States., cannot go from the first type di-
g the open- foreign languages in general and "The s tudy of Spanish will not rectly to Deubler. One must read
emester, ac- I speak about Spanish because l only furnish the key to a better Rilke first and become accustomed
am in a position to speak about understanding of the culture and to the new art gradually," he stated.
r 224 while Spanish." ways of thinking and points of Professor Naumann then read
n each group The rapidly growing Spanish view of the Spanish nations of I several of Rilke's poem, in order
Lumber that American nations have entered a America, but it will at the same to demonstrate the poet's techni-
to a call of new epoch, Professor del Toro time create in this country a body que. He treats of God and spirit-
terial. Calls maintains, in that sine the war of publicopinion in sympathy with ual things as well as of more com-
r three times they have turned to the United Spanish America. This in turn will mon subjects. In two poems which
the interest States for foreign capital. Whereas modify the attitude of some of the the speaker read, Rilke gives up his
the present before the War there was proba bly Spanish coniltries toward us, which own point of view to that of the
es- not a single North American bank attitude is very often their reac- object with which lie is dealing.
h the appli- # in South America, there are now tion to being niisunderstiood by u. Professor Kaunmann was during
parts are: many banks and several steamshIp It is very seldom that you miis- the past semester, Karl Schurz pro- S
Galsworthy, lines. understand a people whose lan- fessor at the University of Wiscon-
by Eugene All these American enterprises guage you know," he concluded. sin, and it was on his return trip
se" by Noel __..___._ to Germany that he stopped in
e" by John i'|1A Ann Arbor to give the lecture. He
will be pro- TRAGEDY MINGLESWITH ,11.JLZA COMEDY I will sail within e t next few days
ing semester I ~'Ai e
the dates for IN GRAYO CORRIDORS OF HOSPITAL resume his work in that country.
mt b'e n -

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Formed a Singing Ea nd to Present But Instead a Serious Attempt to Purvey
Rrn s of t " aTsn" esAlma alterSongs to Every Lover of Stir-
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Postmaster Reports
Fast-Mail Handling
. .
With the help of practically three
weeks of inertia on the part of!
the Yuletide gift senders, the Ann1
Arbor postoffice is finally getting
back to normal running order, ac-
cording to Postmaster A. C. Pack.
This year's Christmas season, the,
report said, was one of general im-
provement in the mail handling at
the central office. It would seem,
that the general public has at last
found ways to "do their Christmas
mailing early." The only real dis-
advantage, Pack said, came in the
handling of gift packages which
were either insufficiently wrapped
or without adequate addresses.
Poorly addressed leters and pack-,
ages have caused a delay of three
weeks in clearing the office.

By J. L. P. 'Greeks do that; they bring a man Open Ticket 1ffice
Tragedy lurks in the gray ofilces in for treatment and never come For Low Bus Fares
and corridors of the University back."
hospital. Drama and romance run But just then a young doctorN
side by side, close to the surface with a decidedly eastern accent ow fare ecrionbrte a parl-
there, with humor and.horror rear- and curly hair strolled in lookingo ntending to return home between
ing their heads together. for his driver's license. The secre-i a
Outside the yet snow swirled tary gave him what was left. semesters, it was announced yes-
into the court; inside a secretary Minutes passed, and the s bbowtrday.eAosneiat hukb ose iln
went cheerfully about her work. Ani changed into hail, and again into inopened at Chubb House will bee
interne entered the office. "There sleet. The door was pushcd intiid- av dayhandttickets wid
is no such address as the one he ly open. A youth of perhaps 19 or available there, it was stated.
gave," he said. "We have notified 120 years shook the water from his These special fares only apply to
the police." cap, and spoke to the secretary in Ipoints outside the state of Miel-
The search was for relatives or a low voice. Twice she asked him gan on inter-state buses, and either
friends of a man just brought in. to iepeat. aid hi ('mblarrassmeint round trip or one way tickets may
dying, "Ask the patient if lie ca grew. be purchased. Among the nearer
locate anyone," suggested the sec- Prescntly he raised his voice to points for which connections may
retary. poan audible pitch. "Do you buy be made from Ann Arbor are South
"The police said the same thing," bodies," he asked, "and then claim Bend, Chicago, Madison, Rockford,
responded the interne; "I told them them after the person is dead?" St. Louis, Kansas City, Indianapolis,
that he is unconscious." ie went ''h" secretary shook her head, and Louisville, Cincinnatti, Evansville,
out. referred him to the medical school, Pittsburgh, and practically all the
"There is nothing we can do; it's giving directions to the school. I larger cities and towns in the
just another body for the anatomy "I don't know if I can find it," he 'neighboring states.
laboratory," the secretary told me.1 said. "I've been sent there three , Low fares are also applicable on
"He was brought here by his times now," and lie went out, try-, points farther away both in the
friends, but the address they gave ing to find a buyer for a body. !Eastern, Southern, and Western
is a lunch room, and the proprie- I IHo hum. Look at it snow. Let's'states, according to the announce-
tors never heard of the man. go to the movies! ment.

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