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December 13, 1933 - Image 6

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Sun Discussed Art Forum, Scheduled
BvMeLaufhlinFor Today, Canceled
The fifth and. last in the series
In Radio Talky of art forums sponsored by the
Student Christian Association has
been canceled, it was announced
Little- and well-known facts aboutlast night.
Lte- n wedi-knssed bynPof.san The series, which dealt with the
the sun were discussed by Prof. Dean question of "Fundamental Prin-
B. McLaughlin of the astronomy de- ciples in All Art," has featured
partment in the astronomical lecture many prominent speakers on cam-
series over the University radio hour pus. Prof. DeWitt H. Parker was
yesterday. to have spoken this afternoon.-
Modern means of study enable us'
to know the elements found in the New Dormitory To
sun, as well as the temperature of:
the body, P r of e sso r McLaughlin Rise At Minnesota
pointed out. The, prism method of
defracting light, and thus enabling MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., Dec. 12. -
scientists to determine the material -
of its source from the wave length, (Big Ten) - Construction of the Uni-
s used extensively today, he stated. versity's new $340,000 men's dormi-
"The sun is just about an average tory will start within the next two
Star. It is neither an unusually bright weeks it was announced after notice
3ne nor unusually faint," Professor had been received that the Federal
McLaughlin said. "It seems to us public works administration had ap-
a very important body; it is our star, proved an $84,000 grant for the
only ninety-three million miles from building.
is, while the nearest of the other The new dormitory unit will be
Mtars is at a distance about two hun- constructed adjacent to Pioneer Hall,
dred and seventy thousand times as at present the only men's dormitory
great, a distance which is more easily on the campus. It will house approx-
expressed as four light-years.'' imately 260 students.
Cost of the new unit over and
Defender Of Hitler Finds above the $84,000 granted by the
His Cause Is Unpo ular PWA will be met by floating a $140,-
npopur000 bond issue and a $100,000 surplus
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., Dec. 12. - which the University has accumu-
(Big Ten) -Discussions over the lated from student enterprises. An-
rights and wrongs of Hitler and the nouncement of the grant ends a long
Nazi regime conducted by the Stu- fight by campus fraternities and
dents forum created a furor on the rooming house owners to halt con-
Minnesota campus last week. After struction of a second dormitory.
Dr. David Bryn-Jones, Minneapolis
pastor, had criticized the German dent, faced a hostile audience to de-
dictator on the grounds that "he had fend the Nazi leader. Heckling and
inflicted deeper wrongs on' his own catcalls were followed by a chaotic
people than on the outraged world," open forum in which the speaker was
Rene DeSteel, former graduate stu- called among other things "a faker."
Mullison Saddle Stables
Horses and Cutters at Stables on Anne Street
Horses & Cutters - Plenty of Robes & Bells
Large Bobs for Parties Phone 7418

Mum On Divorce

Carrothers' Stateimeiit 56 Lehigh Students
Is More Fully Clarified Arrested For Fight
A statement from the address of
Prof. George E. Carrothers Sunday' (By Intercollegiate Press)
night, quoted in yesterday's Daily, EASTON, Pa., Dec. 12. -Fifty-six
has been so misinterpreted that an Lehigh University students, arrested
explanation has been felt necessary.) in fighting with Lafayette College
Professor Carrothers in reference to students here and in Bethlehem, have
his statement regarding the repudia- been suspended by the university.
tion of school debts, did not ask that Fights between students of the two
interest on debts be repudiated, but institutions, ancient and bitter grid-
that the bondholders take a share of iron rivals, have been almost annual
the burden by postponing the date affairs around the time of the an-
for the collection of the debt. nual grid-clash between the two
Professor Carrothers' complelt schools.
quotation stated, "It is not recon- This year two Lehigh freshmen are
mended nor even suggested that debts suspected of having incited the riot-
should be repudiated but it is strong- ing to cover up a proposed robbery of
ly recommended that children who the Lehigh University administration
are now growing up and who must building of the receipts of the Le-
get their education today if they are high-Lafayette game. The two were
ever to get it, must be given an even caught and suspended. Two Lafayette
break with those who happen to hold students are in the college infirmary
the money bags." as a result of injuries received in the

-Associated Press Photo
Mary Pickford, shown in Chicago
en route to New York to seek anew
play, refused to discuss plans for a
divorce from Douglas Fairbanks.
Four University of Wisconsin pro-
fessors will participate in the seminar
on the international association at
Milwaukee, December 1 and 2, which
many Wisconsin students expect to

usle Mothers Appealters
EVANSTON, Ill., Dec. 12. - (Big
Ten) - The Dean of Women at
Northwestern University has another
job! Now she is to sit as arbitrator in
disputes which arise between sorority
house mothers and the men students
who serve meals at the sorority
houses. An organization of sorority
waiters was recently formed in an at-
tempt to insure all men working in
sorority houses a fair deal.

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to your
Sweetheart, Mother, and Sisters
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109 - 111South Main Street

"There IS a
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