H ouses Pled ge
Sororities Give F o r m a l s
And Many Houses Hold
Sororities are taking advantage of
a holiday by holding their winter
pledge formals this week-end.
The annual rose dance will be given
at Alpha Xi Delta tonight in the
form of a formal supper party. Julia
Ann Wilson, '36, is in charge. The
chaperones will be Prof. and Mrs.
Nathan Sinai, Prof. and Mrs. Robert
Hall, and Mrs. Myrtle Moore, house
The pledges of Pi Beta Phi are en-
tertaining the actives with a formal
dance tonight. Chaperones will be Mr.
and Mrs. Homer Heath, Prof. and
Mrs. Palmer Christian, and Mrs. Elsie
Harsward. Marjorie Turner, '37, has
arranged the party.
Sylvia Ginsber, '37, is arranging the
dance to be given at the chapter
house of Phi Sigma Sigma tonight.
The party will be a winter formal
Delta Delta Delta
Delta Delta Delta sorority an-
nounces the pledging of Harriet
Spiess, '35, Owosso.
Theta Kappa Epsilon
Theta Kappa Epsilon fraternity
wishes to announce the pledging of
Barton Wardell, '37Ed., Tonawanda,
Theta Phi Alpha
Theta Phi Alpha sorority enter-
tained several guests yesterday after-
noon at a tea given at the home of
Marie Heid, '35.
Mrs. Chester Barnes entertained
six members of the Theta Xi frater-
nity for dinner Thursday at her
home. The guests were Bert $heffy,
'35L, Nelson Shaw, '34, Donald Cook
'34, Robert Reed-Hill, '36E, Tor Nor-
derison, '36E, and Warren Under-
Junior Women Urged
To .Report Promptly
All junior women in choruses
for "Gang's AllThere" are urged
to report promptly for rehearsals
because plans are being made to
take pictures soon, Barbara Suth-
erland, chairman, announced last
Address i a
For the meeting of Sigma Xi, hon-
orary scientific society, which will be
held Tuesday, Feb. 27, the members
will be the guests of the chemistry
department and the pharmacy col-
Professors Moses Gomberg and
Howard B. Lewis will speak on the
development of chemistry and phar-
macy at the University and there
will be a trip through the labora-
The last meeting of the year will
be the annual initiation banquet
which will be held on May 2 at the
League. The speaker will be Dr.
Harold C. Urey, professor of Physi-
cal Chemistry in Columbia Univer-
sity. Professor Urey is well known as
the discoverer of hydrogen isotpe and
has recently been awarded the Wil-
lard Gibbs Medal for this year. The
prize will be awarded to Dr. Urey in
Chicago immediately before his visit
to Ann Arbor.
Society Ho d' Tea
FourSenib. o e
Senior Society will hold its tea for
junior and senior women who have
recently transferred to Michigan from
4 to 5:30 p. m. Monday, instead of
Sunday afternoon as previously an-
The tea, which will be held in the
Women's Athletic Buildinig, is in-
tended to acquaint women who are
new on campus with the activities
carried on here. Mrs. Alexander
G. Ruthven and Miss Ethel McCor-
mick will pour.
New Eniglaad Women
Plan Ant Ard Colany
Plans for the organization of a
colony of New England Women Will
be made at a meeting to be held Mar.
3 at the Michigan League. Mrs. Mat-
tie Jacobs of Detroit, national or-j
ganizer of the association, will be
present to meet the wonien of Ann
Arbor who were born in New Eng-
land states or whose ancestors were
living there previous to 1789.
Women interested may call Mrs.
Katherine McClench, the temporary
chairman, at 3253, or Mrs. Maude
Cushman Thompson at 4018, for fur-
Direts 'Pied Piper'
Russell McCracken, who is in
charge, of the Children's Theatre,
will direct the next in the series 6f
#days, which is to be "The Pied Piper
of Hamelin,"- which will be produced
Thursday, Friday, and Saturday of
Children's Play Glossy Accessories
'Will Open Here, Will Be Shown In
usday New Spring Modes
Accessories are always important
of course, but this season they are
'Pied Piper Of Hamelin' literally the shining lights of fashion.
Differs From First Play, Purses and hats especially shine and
glitter dazzingly and all sorts of fab-
AccOrding To Director rics are being used to produce the
glossy effect which is so popular.
Melodrama again will be the choice Patent leather is always good, but
of the Children's Theatre of Ann this season it is better than ever and
Arbor when next week brings to the is excellent for purses, which look
boards "The Pied Piper of Hamelin" especially well when carried in com-
which, acording to Russell McCrack- bination with patent leather shoes.
sn, director, is in every way different Large flat purses are best in this
from the previous meiodrama. "Jack material and many are seen in bright
and the Beanstalk,' presented by the reds, or blues adding a pleasing color
Children's Theatre. note to a dark costume. In shoes,
"The Pied Piper of Hamelin" is a patent is often combined with a dull
play of political tyranny, 1y Charlotte leather, and often with'suede, though
Barrows Chorpenning, which presents plain patent pumps are as good as
a struggle of "the people" against ever.
graft. With jail:rngs, fist-fights, wid- material Which is making its
ow's taxes, and sackings, it gives debut into the fashion world, though
promise of a iiniature French rev- it has been used for everything else
olution for the Mendelssohn stage. under the sun, is cellophane. It is
used for purses and hats and is
To BerElaborateshown in many and various styles
The Production will be elaborate, and color combinations. Lest you be
with a cast of 80 pcope. not includ .iabitcalarmed and fear that you will
ing the hordes of rats, which are resemble a candy bar or a package
puppets desined and executed by of cigarettes in the new fabric we
David Newburg, 14 year old Ann Ar- hasten to add that it assumes a very
bor boy. Not only the townspeople different character when used in ac-
but the whole town of Hamelin will cessories and wearing apparel. The
be shown on the stage, 'with the cellophane of the world of fashion
magic mountain in the background. looks like a very glossy straw, is quite
These sets for the play have been onague; and is braided and woveniin
designed by Oten Parker, '34A, who various intricate patterns.
also designed those for "Jack and the 'This style may be merely an off-
Beanstalk." s.ring of the bright belts all little
The costus cs for the play will liar- ils used to w(Cive out of cellophane,
monize with the colorful and stylized but it is. certainly very charming and
sets, done in the stogy book nianner so sophisticated that one would nev-
pleasing to adults as weI as hildrin. er suspect its ancestry.
The enorm~ous sjob of p)lanfling and I-- --
executing the costunes for the 80
characters, comprising university stu-' ny ouses
dents, Play Production majors,
townspeople, and children, has been
under the direction of Ellen Jane A end Seeond
Cooley, '34, and Mar- ar, MOmbe'
13 jr k.
Cary Grant And His Bride Return Home
-Associated Press Photo j
Cary Grant and his bride, the former Virginia Cherrill, both of the
films, as they arrive in New York after their marriage in Enland.
Une xpeted.Partipant fers
Co etition In rSwinmig Trials
S ailor Huts
Style For Campus
Wear Are Urnsual
The Sailor is coming in with the
"back to nature," good wholesome
outdoor girl attitude which always
comes with the spring. There is
nothing quite as dashing as a sailor
and nothing which is more appro-
priate for campus or spectator sport
wear. And don't think that they
resemble too closely the b r o a d-
brimmed hats with elastic under the
chin worn in our childhood days. The
modern sailor is so sophisticated that
one can trace only a most distant
r;lationship between the two.
Regardless of sophistication, ono
almost fears that a return to the
elastic-under-the-chin stage is in-
dicated because these newest sail-
ors have such shallow crowns that
it seems almost impossible to keep
them on. That is, it seems so until
one sees the modern contrivance
which is taking the place of the elas-
tic this season. This is the bandeau
which is a band set at side, front
or back of the hat and fitting it
snugly to the head. The bandeau in
the back or on the side gives the
hat a rakish forward tilt, while those
with the bandeau in the front have
the most extreme off the face line.
Among the latter types is the coro-
net sailor which is set far back on
the head, while among the other
styles are the Gibson girl, and the
saucer sailors both of which have
tie very fam iliar righit eye slant.,
This kind of hat applies all its trim-
ming under the brim on the bandeau.
It may be a bunch of flowers, a band
of ribbon, or a bow and it usually
provides a color contrast.
By JOSEPHINE McLEAN.
In the poet's own words - "A frog's
a very happy thing, cool and green in
early spring."'That poet had i't heard
the unhappy tale of the frog and the
Mystery enshrouds the story. Int
fact no one knows what it's all about.
How did it get there?kWhere did i
conie from? No one knows - or at
least no one will admit that he knows.
It all came about at the recent
time trials in preparation for the
approaching intramural swimmi 1
meet. Waves at t.he deep end of pml
pool were obviously making it diffi -
ntr rfv nih Ht3nvtr
Beg Coins In FrontI
Of Fa 'S Estate
BERLIN, Feb. 23.-(,")-A Ho-
henzollern prince begging for coins
before the castle of his imperial for-
bears will be the compelling spec-
tacle offered residents of Berlin to-
Prince August Wilhelm, fourth son
of former Kaiser Wilhelm, in his ca-
pacity as a group commander of
Nazi supreme storm troops, has been
ordered, together with all other
high leaders of the Brown-shirts, to
take his turn at standing on a street
corner with a slotted tin can to solicit
for the winter relief fund.
The forty-seven-year-old prince se-
lected Unter Den Linden, through
which he and his imperial sire used
to drive in gaily decorated equipages,
as the scene of his effort at mendi-
He will stand under the very win-
dows of the Imperial Castle from
which he used as a child to look down
uj on a brilliant collectioni of gold-
braided imperial 6 ficers and guards,
Since 1930 Prince August Wilhelm,i
aaist his father's wishes, has been
a devoted follower of Adolf Hitler,
while his famous father chopped
wood in exile at Doorn.
The Prince, who was clubbed and
roughly handled by police at a Nazi
rally three years ago- long before
the party swept into power -said
that the stern Hitler was sent to
Germany by God.
DANCING EVERN IH
"The Pied Piper" is being produced
in an exaggerated manner; not only1
because this is the type iost appre-
ciated by children, but also because
it is through this method that the
holiday spirit in the theatre is at-
Special Music Written
Music has been composed especially
for the production by Everett J. Hilty,
'34SM. The dancing is under the di- I
rection of Betty Ann Beebe, '37, Jane
Edmonson, '37, and Jean Kepper, '37,1
all of Wyvern's freshman diraatic
group, and Alice B'igham, '36.
Stump speakers and social radicals
shouldn't miss the scene of the sack-
ing of the town hall, when the towns-
people, hysterical over their wrongs,
burst in upon the ermined Mayor
and his Corporation. The melodrama
of the play is that of the mob, and
of old-time elocution and oratory.
Tickets for the performance which
will be given the afternoons of March
1, 2, and 3, are now available at the
Lydia Mendelssohn box office. A
freshman and sophomore committee
will have charge of the business and
ticket sales for the play.
fleam Eaward Kranise
Addresses Phi Gamma
Dean Edward H. Krause of the lit-
erary college delivered an address
yesterday at Albion College. He
spoke before Phi Gamma, honorary
While at Albion Dean Krause made
a tour of inspection of the college.
MAY GET MEDAL
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Feb. 23. - (AP)
-Mrs. W. F. Cross, credited with
striking the arm of Guiseppe Zangara
when he fired at President R oosevelt
in Miami last February, was nomi-
nated today for award of a medal to
the Floridian who contributed most
to law enforcement in 1933.
DISTRIBUTE J-HOP FAVORS
Additional J-Hop favors for those
who did not receive their on the night
of the dance may be had by applying
at the offic6 of the dean of students,
it has been announced.,
3 ~ £ fl, ~ ~ ~uu iur eL inewcomer.u1 i,, .v
frantic breast strokes enabled her to)
reach the trough safely where she
Two hundred and ten women at- remained until one of the bystanders
tended the League tea held in the helped her out. Instead of being
rnlai'n ballroom yesterday afternoon.
mai blloo ysteda atenon.grateful for the assistance, she
The tea, which was the second given grate fr the asitne, she
this year. was in charge of Julie blinked her bulging brown eyes, and
Kane socal hairan.hopped off on her squat bow legs.
nBob Steinle and his orchestra Without doubt she would have dis-
played for dancing and the Univer- appeared had not Miss Marie Hart-
sity Girls Glee Club sang several wig, physical education instructor,
numbers. Activity points were given noted that she was wearing green
to those houses who sent representa- instead of the required grey tank suit.
tives. Sorosis led the list with 31 The non-conformist was brought
there, Gamma Phi Beta was next back and reproved. However, a hoarse
with 30; and the next five in the croak was the only explanation of-
list were Pi Beta Phi with 26; Delta fered. Naturally such vindictiveness
Gamma, 21; Alpha Omicron Pi, 17; could not be tolerated and the in-
Theta Phi Alpha, 15; and Betsy Bar- truder was ordered never to return
bour, 15. again to the Union pool.
Miss Kane said that while there An unidentified gentlemen stepping
were many other houses represented, from the sidelines offered to see the
there were several that had no rep- banished female out. H'is services
resentatives at all. were accepted. Although his words
Miss Jeannette Perry, Dr. Helene denied any acquaintance with his
Schutz, and Miss Ethel McCormick custody, his sly smile contradicted
poured. Social chairmen from all them.
the houses acted as the social com- Do not think all the participants
mittee for the affair. They will con- so trovu1'me. Their strokes merited
tinue to co-operate with Miss Kane
in League social activities. . .c
the praise given by the instructors.
Barbara Sutherland; '35, completed
'the 25-yard free style yin 15.7 seconds.
Helen Mason, '14, offered close com-
petition as sho" n by her record, 15.8.
Be des 25-yard free ;tyle the meet
will include the following events: 25-
yard consolation free style, 25-yard
Lack stroke, 25-yard sid. stroke, 25'-
yard breast stroke, 4'd y'ard relay and
dlvin. Por. dives are reluired: run-
nin firo'it, back, vunnig jock knife,
and optional. No swimi'mr is allowed
to enter more than two speed events
Mr-s Masie A
RENO, Feb. 23H - -(P -The mar-
riage of Thalia Hubbard Foi tescueO
Massie and Lieut. Thomas Hedges
Massie, young naval officer involved
in the sensati6nal Honolulu murder
trial of 1932, was ended in a speedy
Reno divorce trial today.
Charges of extreme cruelty, the
particulars of which were given pri-
vately by Mrs. Massie behind the
locked doors of Judge Benjamin F.
Curler's court, won her a divorce in
less than 10 minutes.
Mrs. Massie's attorney asked the
court for a private trial, mandatory
under Nevada law when requested by
either party to a divorce action, and
court bailiffs ordered an eager crowd
from the courtroom.
A few minutes later it was all1
over and the young matron daughter
of Mrs. Granville Fortescue, socially
prominent in Washington, left the
court building in the company of her,
attorney and witness, who certified
that she had been a resident here.
She wore a black crepe dress,
trimmed in white, with black hat and
coat to match.
More than 350 faculty women were
entertained Thursday afternoon at
the home of Mrs. Alexander G. Ruth-
ven. The tea, which has become an
annual affair, is one of the high-
lights in the wiriter program of the
Faculty Women's Club.
Ors. Rtithven received the gests
dressed in a smart black crepe gown
with a white collar, high iri front
and tied in a bow in back. Mrs.
Emil Lorch, president of the club,
who assisted Mrs. Ruthven in receiv-
fng, also chose black, with a cut-out
top of velvet.
Tea was served in the dining room
and sunroom. The table decorations
were spring flowers and pink candles
in silver holders. Those pouring were
Mrs. Edward L. Adams, Mrs. Arthur
Aiton, Mrs. Walter Hunt, Mrs. James
K. Pollock, Mrs. Edson Sunderland,
Mrs. Morris Tilley, Mrs. Neil Wil-
liams, and Mrs. Max Winkler.
The hospitality committee con-
sisted of Mrs. Ralph Aigler, Mrs.
Wassily Besekirsky, and Mrs. Peter
Field, and assisting in the dining
room were Mrs. John W. Bradshaw,
Mrs. Roy W. Cowden, Mrs. W. E.
Forsythe, Mrs. Louis Gram, Mrs.
Jean Hebrard, Mrs. W. F. Ramsdell,
Mrs. A. Franklin Shull, Mrs. Lau-
rence C. Stewart, and Mrs. P. ,S.
o pt ga m P urses
FOr 'Raify Weather
Among the new fabrics for purses
one dciscove's a rainproof silk crepe,
guaranteed .spotproof. It is obtain-
able in all the spring shodes and is
made up in the cleverest of shapes,
bag, .tanleake, and pouch, with zip-
pei fastonings being used on most of
the styles. For capus bags it is
made up into large containers of
mgny compartrmen'ts so that room is
provided for all cosmetics and pens,
pencils, and notebooks.
lay Producion: "See Naples and
Die"; Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre;
Motion Pictures: Michigan, "White
Woman," with Carole Lombard and
Charles Laughton; Majestic, "Eski-
mo"- Whitney, "Dangerous Cross-
roads" and "The Woman I Stole"
with Jack Holt.
Daricing: Union, League, Chubb's,
Joe Parker's, Dixie Inn, Preketes.
STUDY WELFARiE WORK
Twenty-five, seniors in the School
of Social Administration, at Ohio
State tJniversity, who are majoring
in case work, are to leave the first
of the spring quarter. for three
months of case work before gradua-
tion. The students travel to various
cities where they are placed in wel-
fare and charity organization. A 10-
day seminar will be held when the
students return to the campus before
Senior Class Of U High
To Repeat Play Tonight
The second performance of "Sum-
mer Is A-Comin' In," the play given
by the senior class of University High
School, will be given at 8 p. m. today
in the high school auditorium. The
play was written by Louis N. Parker,
author of "Disraeli."
The leading parts in the play are
taken by Hope Hartwig, Reva Rabe,
Jane Vernor, betty Louise Whitney,
Hood Bridge Tei
Theta Sigma Phi, national honor-
ary journalistic society, is holding a
bridge tea at the home of Mrs. Donal
H. Haines this afternoon. There are
to be 35 guests. Mrs. Haines and
Mrs. Wesley H. Maurer will pour.
The tea is for the purpose of raising
money for the annual convention.
Mabel Kamm, '34, is in charge of
the refreshments and Harriet Hunt,
'34. is in charge of the general ar-
ing as a
ovell, William Sleator, Stuart -'.,"'.
ield, and Howard Carrothers. rangements for the afternoon.
)ceeds from the play will be
the seniors to purchase a FERA AIDS STUDENTS
the school. One hundred and fourteen students
returned to classes at the University
ROPAGANDA POETS of Denver for the new semester under
s of today are affected tre- the recent provision of the Federal l
sly by governments, M. At-. Emergency Relief Administration to
MacLeish, 1933 Pulitzer Prize include college students in its quota.
winner believes. He objects to The men and womnen will do such
pressing their hatred of the jobs as clerical work, assist in labora-
problems in their books and tories, index library statistics, and]
them as propagandists parad- other jobs decided upon by the ad-
Are DislinizrshiingF ca it.res
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type to be worn under your winter coat.
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