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THE MICHIGAN DAILY

Efforts Against Tuberculosis
Showing Results, Says Report

EVENTS TODAY
Identification Cards: Students whose~ names begin with letters Sigma Xi: The first meeting of the
R-Z may secure their identification cards today by calling at Room 4, Michigan Chapter will be held at 8 p.
University Hall, and presenting their athletic coupon books. The office will m. in Room 348 West Engineering'
remain open during the noon-hour. Studenfts 'are reminded that duplicate Bldg. The rCsearch programs of the
cards will be issued only upon payment' of a $2.00 fee, and that identifica- several depar'tmin t; ini this building
tion cards must be surrendered upon withdrawal from the University. will be dis 'cussed and some of the
J. A; Butsley, Dean of Students laboratories will be visited. Refresh-
__ __ _ments will be served. All members
Students, College 'of Engineering: Sophomoe junior and senior stu- of Sigma Xi, whether actively affii-
dents working for degrees in any of the followmg-departments are requested ated with this chapter or not, are in-
to report at the Secretary's onffce, 263:West Engineering- Building; unless Associates new to the campus are
they have previously done so: urged to register with the Secretary.
Five-year programs combined with Industry; _
Combinations of any two programs: Russian Student Club: Special
Mathematics or combinations of mathematical and technical pro- business meeting at 8 p. m. in Lane
grams; Hall. All members must be present.
Physics, or combinations:
Engineering' Mechanics, or combinations; COMING EVENTS
Engineering-Law program. Louis" A Hopkins, Secretary Vulcans will meet Sunday, Oct. 9,

The fight against uberculosis inji
AmnerPa is showing results, evidence
among students here tends to show,4
according to a recent report issued
by the Health Service.
College students are in the dangerj
age for this disease, but though at
special search has been made by the1
University Health Service for active
cases during the past four years, an
average of fewer than 30 active cases
has been found in the student body
of over 8,000. Women are affected
almost twice as frequently as are
men, and rates are higher among
seniors and graduates, as is to be
expected because of their age, the
report points out.
Results Seen
That the anti-tuberculosis efforts
of this country are getting results is
further indicated by comparison of
cases among foreign students, which
are m u c h m o r e numerous than
among native born. More active
cases were found among University
foreign students, especially from ori-
ental countries, so that everyone is
now given x-ray examination of the
lungs as part of his entrance health
requirements. Many of these cases
are from wealthy foreign families
where economic conditions are not
a factor, it was found.
Last year inedical students were
all x-rayed and less than one-half of
one per cent were found to have the
disease, as compared with percent-
ages as high as 2.5 reported among
senior students by the University of
Pennsylvania, which also reported
that tuberculosis increases very rap-
idly among medical students during
their four years in school. Michigan
medical officials find the great dif-
Center, 538 N. Division St., on Sun-
day evening and Monday.
Hindustan Club: The regular
meeting of the Hindustan Club will
be held at 2'p. in., Sunday, Oct. 9, in
Lane Hall. All Indian students are
requested to be present.
Liberal Students Union-Discus-
sion on "Can a Non-Theist Be Re-
ligious?" led by Prof. Carl D. La-
rue. Unitarian Church, Sunday, 7:30
o'clock.
Gargoyle Business Staff: Tryout
will please report at 3 p. m. today.
Have You He ard
MIKE FALK
and His
Michigan League
Orchestra
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ferencc in percentages difficult to ex-
plain unless there may be health ad-
vantages in living and studying in a
small city, or on the basis of differ-
ing interpretations of x-ray pictures.
Sent To Sanitoriums
Active cases of the disease are
usually sent to sanitoriums near
their homes or treated in the new
tuberculosis unit of the University
Hospital, the latter course being fol-
lowed, especially with some foreign
students. Minor and suspected cases
are followed up closely by the Health
Service with diet, sleep, rest, and
medical treatment, and can usually
be cleared up with student co-op-
eration, according to the report.
Suspended Student To
Present Defense Pleas
COLLEGE PARK., Md., Oct. 6--VP)
-Wayne Lees, one of two students
suspended from the University of
Maryland for refusing to attend the
compulsory military training course,
today was preparing a brief.

NOW!
DOUGLAS
FAI RBANKS
in
MR. ROBINSON
CRUSOE
"WHAT PRICE TAXI"
Comedy
"Strange As It Seems
Rigley

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COMING

SUNDAY

IN PERSON-the event of
the Yesrir
Waring's
Pennsylvanians
the Orchestra Incomparable

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MERCHANTS!
THE MICHIGAN DAILY RECOMMENDS - THIS SECTION OF THE MICHIGAN'
THE ADVERTISERS ON THIS PAGE DAILY OFFERS AN UNUSUAL OPPOR-
A ZE ETNITY TO REACH A LARGE MARKET.

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The DAILY has inaugurated this service for the
convenience of the merchants and stewards of
An Arbor. Each Week the market section of
the paper will carry lists of unusual values being
offered by Ann Arbor dealers in foodstuffs.

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They are all merchants who understand

the

needs of fraternity and sorority managers and
are all able to offer the high type of service
which is demanded by that type of market. The

Daily recommends,

that house managers and

stewards patronize the advertisers il. this secti.on
exclusively.
THE MICHIGAN DAILY.,

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For your HOLLOWE'EN Parties-serve
ICE CREAM DESSERTS
Fancy Moulds of All Kinds
THIS WEEK'S SPECIAL:

FRESH BANANA

ORANGE SHERBET

11 ALMOND TOFFEE

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