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EDITED AND MANAGED BY STUDENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN

VOL. XLI. No. 28 EIGHT PAGES ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 30, 1930

PRICE FIVE CENTS

SEVERE MEASURES
PROMISED ENEIES
oF BAZL BLS
New Government to Establish
Constitutional Rule
After Election.
WILL OUST OLD OFFICERS
Insurgent General. Guarantees
Payment of All Old 1
Foreign Debts.
Copyright, 1930, by the
Associated Press c
SANTA ANA DO LIVRAMENTO,
Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, Oct. 29.-
General Francisco Flores da Cunha,1
of the insurgents, general staff,1
made clear today that the new Bra-1
zilian government will take severe;
measures to punish those guilty ofi
wrongful acts under the deposed
Washington Luis regime.
In a statement issued at his head-
quarters here, the leader of some of
the first revolting troops in the
state of Rio Grande do Sul, out-
lined the hopes of the victorious in-
surgents and said the new govern-
ment would oust all the old author-
ities and hold new elections to re-
establish constitutional government.
Guarantees Debt Payments.
He also said the new regime un-
der Getulio Vargas, would guaran-
tee payment of all agreements made
with foreign houses upuntil Oct. 3,f
the day the revolt began.
"It is my privilege to let the
world know through the Associated
Press that the revolution headed by
Dr. Getulio Vargas and directed
against the government of Wash-
ington Luis Pereitra de Souza, for-
mer president of Brazil, has been
victorious throughout our country
and that the 24th of October of 1930
will be one of our glorious mem-
ories," his statement said.
"The army and the navy cast i
their lot with the people of Brazil
in a supreme effort to attain a1
suddenand peaceful end to the
slaughter. And those forces sta-
tioned at the capital embraced our
c a u s e and deposed Washington
Luis, thus ending the civil war that
for nearly a month threatened the,
fate of the , largest republic in
South America."
Names Objective of War.
"The objective of the revolution
was to bring about the resignation
of Washington Luis, to establish
administrative morality, and to
fulfill the constitutional principles
of independence of the legislative
and judicial powers from -the fed-
eral executive," he said.
'Under Washington Luis' regime
there was no other power in the
nation but his. The people in
Brazil have been for many years
anxious to see a return to constitu-
tional government, and under the
new government measures will be
-taken to severely punish those re-
sponsible for the violation of our
inalienable constitutional rights."
"Those people will be called to
account. And we hold that those
members of the legislative body
that passively submitted to the will
of one man, are equally respon-
sible with him for this travesty
of justice and this violation of their
constitutional oath."
LAST RITES HELD
FOR SPORTSMAN

D A R Clashes With
President Frank On
Student Boisheviki
R- Associated Press)
FOND DU LAC, Wis., Oct. 29.-
The Wisconsin D. A. R. was told at
its convention today that President
Glenn Frank of the University ofj
Wisccnsin is indifferent to the pres-
ence of communism at the univer-
sity.
Before the session was over, Pres-
ident Frank replied, in a formalj
statement, expressing himself as
still unconcerned.
Mrs. James F. Trottman, Milwau-
kee, state regent, attacked the uni-
versity as a place where "un-Amer-
ican ideas were fostered."
She called "enlightening" a quo-
tation attributed to Frank w h e n
asked whether there were commun-
ists at the University.
"Well, what of it? We are rapt to I
have both communists and Presby-
terilans here. I have said, and still
say, a student has as much right
to be a communist as he has to be
a Presbyterian or a Baptist. It is
not the business of the university
to dictate the political and religious
beiefs of its students."
HIT BY AUTO, DI
Michael J. Fritz, 77, Financier,
Killed by Motorist; Was
Trust Chairman.*
DRIVER HELD BY POLICE

i t

COM,! STOGKURE
OLD AGEPESO
AT PARTY RALLY
Democratic Nominee Denounces
Republican Ineaficiency
and Extravagance.

GoVERNORAGI
MICHIGAN BRATTLE
Green Scores Conference Heads'
Stand Against Proposed
Charity Contest.

FRENSDORF ALSO TALKS TICKETS TO SELL AT 5

Candidate for Governor Would
Lift Tax Burden From
Farmers.

Characterizes Big Ten Committee
as "Narrowminded" in
its Decision.

FOR U.OF .D. GAME f 'STM PPEAERS
Architect Stresses Importance
of Public Speaking.
Before a meeting of the Stump
Speakers society, local chapter of
Sigma Rho Tau, Alex Wynn Trout,
prominent Detroit architect and de-
1 signer of Mosher-Jordan hall, spoke
last night at the Union on "Public
Relations of Architects land En-
.... gineers."
Trout stressed the importance of
maintai'ning relationship between
> '- :'-w' the general public and men of sci-
ence. "The greatest need of the ar-
chitect. and engineer today," he
stated, "does not lie in the lack of
technical knowledge nor in the lack
of means to execute his designs, but
in the ability to make the public
understand the appropriateness of
his project."
11e further said than the use of
independent salesmanship today is
necessary for the professional man
i the fields of applied science, and
that only by maintaining close re-
4Gsocated Press Photo lations between the scientist and
Gov. Fred W. Green, the general public could the larger
Chief executive of Michigan, who (, aims of the profession be realized.
yesterday repeated his request for "The true professional man," Mr.
a charity game between Michigan Tru ocue,"siterested in
and the University of Detroit. Trout concluded, is mtrend n
advancing our stage of civilization.
The scientist of today is enjoying
the sport gained for him by the
POLLOC TO Fefforts of a former generation of
en who lectured on popular scien-
tific subjects."
The meeting was attended by 150
m -eluding members and ryouts of

DEAN[ WILISSUE
IDENTITY C 90ADS
A9T OFFICE TODAY
Distribution to Continue
Until Monday
Afternoon.
USE IS OPTIONAL
Cards Include Picture
and Address of
Student.

Flaying the inefficiency and ex- ( Associated Press)
LANSING, Oct. 29. - Governor
travagance of the present regime Gr today renewed his request
at Lansing and pledging himself to Green
a constructive program of social for a University of Michigan-Uni-
legislation for the allevilation of the versity of Detroit football game in
present economic crisis, William A. the Michigan stadium for charity
Comstock, democratic nominee for in a formal statement deriding the
governor, addressed a democratic decision of the Western Conference
party rally last night at the Whit- faculty committee this week whichf
ney theater, adversely affected the proposed
Comstock, a graduate of the Uni- benefit battle.
versity and a former regent of the The governor said that if rules
school, advocated the immediate were permitted to stand in the way
adoption of an unemployment in- of the proposed game, it would be
surance bill, a bill providing for a unfortunate for unemployed, the
state old age pension system, and a sport, and the two institutions. He
readjustment and lessening of the stated that Michigan's reputation
state tax burden. throughout the state would suffer.
Criticizes Administration. Explaining the latter statement,
In attacking the party in power, the governor said he did not mean
the speaker said that he did not to infer that Michigan authorities
wish to make political capital out of had exerted pressure to bring about
the occurrence of the business de- the ruling of the Big Ten faculty
pression, but he did criticise the Re- committee. "But if this ruling is
publican administr-ation severely permitted to stand, Michigan as a
for not meeting the situation in a member of the Western Conference'
more vigorous and efficient way. will suffer. People will point to our

Will Talk on Politics

in Reich atj

'All-Campus Forum
This Afternoon.
HAS STUDIED ELECTIONS
Politics in Germany today stand

the societ
gressing r
ing inter
number o
cates a sea
the lastc
D. Bracke
English cd

Michael J. Fritz, chairman of the He praised the efforts of Mayor state institution as one belonging
board of directors of the Ann Arbor Frank Murphy in Detroit in regis- j to a conference which was too
Savings and Trust company, and tering all the unemployed of the narrow to open up its heart to un-G
p r o mi n e n t Washtenaw county city, and said that the same pro- employed sufferers of the state,"'
banker, died at 6:30 o'clock last cedure should have been urged by the governor said.
night in St. Joseph's Mercy hospital the state government upon all the The possibility of future demand
of injuries received when struck by other large municipalities of Michi- on the committee for abrogation of
an automobile on West Washington gan. its rules for various reasons is not
and First streets. Fritz, who was Comstock's chief weapon of at- regarded by the governor of suffi-t
unmarried, was 77 years old. tack was the charge of extrava- cient justification for its present
It is believed Fritz was'on his way garice. The state expenditures dur- decision.
to the bank when, on crossing ing the last term of Groesbeck, he "With a capacity of 80,000 people
Washington street, he stepped into said, amounted to 95 million dollars. and a price of $5 per ticket there
the path of a machine driven by Although this sum was considered would be an immense sum of
Marion Bond, of 248 Crest avenue. unusually large at the time, in this money available for those in dire
Bond rushed the injured man to last term of Governor Green, the 1need. The price would enable a
the hospital, where he died a few expenditures rose to 120 million. A vast amount of people to expressI
minutes later. Bond then surren- deficit of 10 million left by the Re- their sympathy for those who have
dered to police officials. publican regime must be added to been caught in this unprecedented
At the hospital, it was found this figure, he stated. ( business depression," stated Gover-
that Fritz had died of a fractured Appeals to Farm Element. nor Green.
skull, compound fracture of the The speaker made a strong ap-
arm, internal injuries and body peal to the farm element by stat- REM VEB D
bruises. ing himself to be unreservedly in 13 BOD I
Fritz was connected with the favor of abolishing the state real IN MINE DISAST ER'
Savings and Trust company for estate tax, which he charged was __
more than 50 years. Born in Scio not only unfair to the farmer, but
township in 1853, he graduated was also choking off one-third of' Rescue Workers Reay to Finish
from the Ann Arbor High school the buying power of the state. The Recovery of Victims.
in 1874. He then entered the bank revenue from this tax, he continued,-
as a messenger upon completion of was increased from 17 million to 291I (By Associated Press)
his course, was made cashier in million in the past four years. If McALESTER, Okla., Oct. 29. -
1901, and president in 1917. When the rate that farm land is being Black depths of the Wheatly coal
asked to be relieved of the presi- returned to the state because of mine, tomb of 29 victims of a vio-
dency last January, he was made deficient taxes continues, within lent explosion Monday night, which
chairman of the board of directors. forty-one years, the speaker said, killed another worker on the sur-
He was also one of the organizers the government will own the entire face, had yielded 13 bodies tonight.
of the Hoover Steel and Ball com- property of the state. Rescue workers planned to complete
pany, and at the time of his death Other speakers on the program the sombre task of removal before
was treasurer and a member of the included Edward Frensdorf, of daybreak.
board of directors. He was also a Hudson, who is running on the Eight bodies were brought to the
member of the city board of park Democratic ticket for congression- surface thi~s morning from the 18th
commissioners, having served in al representative from this district, east entry, the farthest reach of the
that capacity for the past 17 years. and James Schermerhorn of De- slope mine on the state peniten-
He is survived by one brother, triot. tiary farm a short distance north-
Christian Fritz, of 715 Lawrence west of the city. Five more were
street, and one sister, Miss Mary Editor Sets Deadline removed this afternoon from the
Fritz, 313 West Liberty street, with .Iy17th east entry and the workers
whom he -made his home. for 'Ensian Pictures I passed on to other levels where
-----___mine records indicated the other
Harvard Tickets, Still Although there has been much hapless workmen were on duty
laxity with regard to the taking of when the blast came.
on Sale, Move Rapidly the senior photographs for the Funerals were held today for sev-
Michiganensian in previous years, eral of the victims, and it was
Orders are still being taken at the absolute deadline for these pic- planned to bury others tomorrow.
the Administration building for tures this year has been set at Dec. Families of the unfortunate were
tickets for the Harvard game at 115, Frederic F. Brace, '32, senitor edi- spared the expense of interment,
Cambridge a week from Saturday, tor of the Michiganensian, stated the Red Cross providing a maxi-
it was announced yesterday, but yesterday. mum of $80 for each funeral.
students desiring them are advised Any photographs that are not tak- Conditions of bodies recovered
to send in their applications imme- en before this date will be excluded i in d i c a t e d almost instantan-
diately, as indications point to a from the book, Brace said. A large eous death. Seared by the blast
sell-out. number of seniors have already and mutilated by falling de-
Anticipating a 1 a r g e exodus made appointments with the pho- bris, the bodies were virtually un-
among the student body, plans were tographers and if the remaining ap- recognizable, and identification in
reported yesterday by the travel pointments are not made soon, the most cases was made by numbered
bureau at the Union to send a students will be unable to have their metal discs worn for that purpose.
number ' of special parlor coaches sitting before the deadline, he stat-
to the game via the Canadian- ed.. Hillel Players Will
Ambassador Bridge route. In addi-C s /rFis Pas
tion to several groups chartering iI eW?1 o Open Tgget Cast for First Plays
these coaches, a number of stud-
ents are also planning to fly to the Sale for O'Neill Play Casting for the first production
game. of the second experimental theatre
game.___Ticket sale for the first Mimes season of the Hillel Players will
productions, "Emperor Jones," by ( take place tonight at 7:00 in the
Campus Leaders ed O'Neill, and "An Episode," by Alpha Nu room in Angell hall, Ar-
by Alumni of Detroit Schnitzler, will open at the Lydia thur Bernstein, '31, student presi-
Mendelssohn box office Friday dent stated yesterday.
Eleven undergraduate leaders on afternoon. The plays will be pre- A group of four unusual plays,

at an important crisis in the opin-
ion of Prof. James K. Pollock who
will talk at 4:15 o'clock this after-;
noon in room D Alumni Memorial
hall at an all-campus forum upon
the subject, "German Politics in
Transition."
Dr. Pollock has long been a close
student of German politics. He has
travelled extensively in Germany,
and was present at the last two
national elections tnat were held
there. According to the announce-
ment of Jule Ayers '33, of the Opent
forum committee of the Studentc
Christian association, German poli-c
tics was chosen for a forum becauseX
of the recent elections in Germanys
and also the coming elections iin
this county. Dr. Pollock in discuss-1
ing the German situation will make
frequent reference to our system in
the United States by way of com-U
parison.
The "Young Germany Movement"t
led by the well known statesman,
Hitler, will probably be discussed by
Dr. Pollock, for this movement, onet
of the chief tenants of which is r
the repudiation of the war debts,f
should have world wide results. t
EIGHT LOSE LIVES
WHEN BOAT SINKS
Yacht Goes Down off Delaware
Capes; Six Survive.
(By Associated Press)
NEW YORK, Oct. 29.-Eight per-E
sons were lost, including the ownerl
and his wife, when the steam yacht
Barbadoes foundered off the Del-
aware Capes Saturday. The steam-
er Henry Mallory arrived in Port=
today with six survivors picked up
from a lifeboat Tuesday.
E. G. Valverde, the owner, his

Architect
toE
WHITE
Adoptio
tributionv
of the sal
of the Mi
p u blic c
school, L.
aging edit
last night
Student
scriptionE
and may
presenting
the tables
gineering
The iss
ture and
neering.7
from a nu
tects in;
written by
"The G
by Rando
A.I.A., on
in the ma
and dev
skyscrape

y. Organization is pro-
rapidly and the increas-
est shown by the large
f tryouts this year indi-
ason more successful than
one according to Robert
ett of the engineering
epartment.
PPEARTODA9Y
're and its Relation
Engineering to be
Featured.

Identification cards which have
been prepared for students in all
colleges and schools of the Univer-
sity by members of the office staff
of the dean of students will be is-
sued beginning this morning, Dean
Joseph A. Bursley stated yesterday
afternoon. In order to avoid con-
gestion, a series of specified times
has been arranged during which
students may call for their cards in
the registrar's office, Room 4, Uni-
versity hall.
Students whose last names begin
with letters A-E inclusivebare asked
to apply today. Those between F
and K inclusive will be able to get
their cards Friday, and L-R in-
clusive on Saturday. Final distri-
bution will take place Monday
when students between S-Z inclu-
sive may apply for the cards; Stu-
dents are urged to enter the west
door of. Room 4 when coming for
their cards.
Use of Cards is Optional.
Use of the cards, as explained by
Dean Bursley, is optional with stu-
dents at the University and the
identifications are merely for the
convenience of the individual in
such cases when identification is
needed. Aid in cashing checks at
foreign stores, security of with-
drawing library books, and identi-
ty in case of necessity are the ma-
jor uses for which the cards have
been assembled. No card will be
issued to other than the person
for which it has been made out.
Includes Picture.
The identifications include a
picture of the student along with
his name, address 'phone number,
and the signature of Dean Bursley.
Each card bears the color of the
college or school in which the stu-
dent has enrolled, the colors fol-
lowing as closely as possible those
worn at graduation. The home
city and state of residence of each
student is also written on the card.
Whenever a student withdraws
from the University and desires to
obtain a refund of tuition, the
identification card must be pre-
sented at the office of the secre-
tary of the University before re-
fund can be obtained. Carrying
the card is optional with the stu-
dent himself.
UNION WILL OFFER
PARTY TOMORROW

DESIGNS

COVER

n of a new system of dis-
will be one of the features
e today of the first issue
ichigan Technic, student
a t i o n of the engilneering
Verne Ansel, '31E, man-
tor of the magazine, said
t.
s have purchased sub-
coupons, Ansel explained,
obtain the magazine by
g these receipts at any of
s in the halls of the en-
buildings.
ue will feature architec-
its relationship to engi-
It contains contributions
umber of prominent archi-
addition to the articles
y the students.
enesis of the Skyscraper,"
lph-Sexton, member of the
ne of the, foremost articles
gazine, explains the origin
elopment of the modern
r in the social and eco-

Over 1,000 Attend Funeral
Harry Payne Whitney.

of

R5v As socated Press)
NEW YORK, Oct. 29. - Harry
Payne Whitney, sportsman, phlan-
thropist, and one of the nation's
most wealthy men, was buried today
from St. Bartholomew's Protestant
Episcopal church. More than 1,000
of his friends attended the serv-
ices.
Dr. Endicott Peabody, headmaster
of Groton school, conducted the
simple ritual, assisted by the Rev.
Robert Norwood, rector of the
church.
Mr. Whitney, whose fortune has
been estimated at more than a hun-
dred mlllion dollars, died of pneu-
monia last Sundlay night in his 58th
year.
Members of the Whitney and
Vanderbilt families attended t h e

wife, and three members of the
crew went down with the ship.
Three more members of the crew
died in the life boat and were
buried at sea.
Capt. W. L. Hough, among the
six rescued, said the ship ran into
a terrific storm Saturday. Ile at-
tempted to run her inshore to seek
the lee of some islands. With the
shore still many miles away, Capt.
,Hough said he found himself
standing in water to his knees and
he ordered the ship abandoned.
An effort already had been made
to lower a life boat, when suddenly
the ship plunged to starboard and
sank.
Pharmacy Students
Will Ballot Today
Three classes in the Pharmacy
school will elect officers at 5 o'clock
this afternoon in room 303 of the

i

nomic condiltions of the large city o omswl rvd ui
Articles on "Architectural Mod-
els," by James R. Bailey, '32A; for Hallowe'en Dance.
"Stone Through the Ages," by F.
David Herget; and "Chromatic Ar- Under the direction of the dance
chitecture," by Walter J. Gores, in- committee of the Union, a Hol
structor in the architectural school, lowe'en dance, the first of its kind
with a number of short features, in three years, will be held tomor-
complete the book. row night in the ballroom of the
The cover is by John J. White, Union.
'32A, and is a drawing of the newly The hall will be decorated with
erected Chicago Board of Trade corn stalks and pumpkins in the
building while the frontespiece is style of autumn, Albert F. Donohue,
by Wayne Meade, '31A, who made '31, president of the Union, stated
the etchings used in the 1929-30 yesterday. Favors including stream-
Michiganensian. ers, horns, confetti, and hats will
be provided for the persons attend-
Chicago Plans to Bury ing the dance.
Novelty numbers and special fea-
Presidents on Campus ture music has been planned for
the occasion by Don Loomis and
(By Associated Press) his orchestra. The orchestra has
CHICAGO, Oct. 29.-The trustees been playing regularly in the Union
of the University of Chicago, an- and last week at the dance, more
nounced today they plan to place than 200 cards were distributed to
the ashes of late William Rainey find out how the music was being
Harper and the two men who suc received. More than four-fifths of
ceeded him as president of the in- the number of cards came back
stitution, in the University chapel. with answers commending the per-
The plan depends upon permis- formance of the orchestra.
sion of the first president's heirs. Only a limited number of tickets
The second and third president of will be for sale, Donohue said. These
the university, respectively, were may be purchased at the main desk
Henry Pratt Judson and Earnest in the lobby of the Union. There
Dewitt Burton. ]will be no advance in prices.
A letter left by Mr. Harper ex-
pressed the desire that his re- Junior Law Students
mains rest upon university ground.

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