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THE MICHIGAN DAILYAG

A.S.M.E. Will
Hold Meeting
TodayInUnion
Prof. Boston To Discuss
Membership Advantages
With New Members
The student branch of the Amer-
ican Society of Mechanical Engineers
wll hold its first meeting of the sem-
ester at 7:30 p.m. today in the Mich-
igan Union. Prof. 0. W. Boston, bon-
orary chairman of the organization,
will discuss the advantages of student
membership to newcomers.
One advantage of membership, Pro-
fessor Boston revealed in inviting all
mechanical engineers to attend the
opening meeting, is that student
members, upon graduation may enter
thle parent society without paying
the ten dollar initiation fee which
is levied upon those not entering
through the student organizations.
This opportunity extends only to
March 19 of the current year, Pro-
fessor Boston said.
A much more important advantage
incident to membership is that of or-
ganization of the members of the
profession, Professor Boston Oointed
out. "It is evident that the individuals
wpo qualify as mechanical engineers
can function better as such if they
are joined into a body whose aims,
ethics, and policies can be expressed
as the consolidated sentiments of a
united group, rather than as the b
fiefs of a number of independents,"
Professor Boston stated.
The principal feature of the pro-I
gram for the meeting will be a dis-
cussion will be led by Prof. C. L. Dahl-
,strom of the department of engineer-
ing English.
N. S. L. To Sponsor
Symposium Tonight
A symposium conducted by several
leaders of various campus activities
on the general subject of student
government will be held at the meet-
ng of the. National Student League
at S p.m. tonight in the Union.
Those who will participate are
Russell Anderson, '36, president of
the Student Christian Association;
pavid G. Macdonald, member of the
Undergraduate Council, president of
Sphinx, and night editor on The
paily; Davis Hobbs, '35L, of the Law-
yers' Club; and Maxine Maynard.
The symposium will be followed by
a general discussion and question-
and-answer period in which the en-
tire organization. will take part.

Wilentz And ftilly Are Friends-- Out t Court

2 Members Of
Library Staff
To Go Abroad-
Schaefer, '34, And Miss
Wolter To Do Work In
Italy And England
Two members of the University}
library will leave soon to take up
library work in Europe, it was re-
vealed by a library bulletin issued
recently,
Victor A. Schaefer, '34, who has
been in charge of the physics library,

0 MU S I C
The memory of Jose Iturbi as a, as in practically everything that was
pianist of genial personality who played the architecture of the music
plays many kinds of music well was was perfectly clear. Some of the
confirmed on his second appearance j most delightful music of the eve-
in Hill Auditorium last evening. ning was found in the two Chopin
We would say that the attraction Mazurkas which he played as encores
which he holds is due to his under- at the close of the first half of the
standing of the logic of music. This program.
characteristic combined with precis- The second half of the program
ion of execution and a clear, brilliant composed of pieces by Granados,
tone makes his music exceedingly Debussy, Ravel, Albeniz, and Liszt,
easy to follow. was pleasant enough music but here
Iturbi's music never runs away where the demand for imagination

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-Associated Press Photo.
This picture of Att rney Gtneral David Wilentz (left), prosecutor
in the Bruno Hauptmann trial at Flemington, N. J., and Edward J. Reilly,
chief of the defense staff, was taken as they exchanged pleasantries
before they went into court, the former to urge the death sentence for
Hauptmann and the latter to plead with the jury for his acquittal.
Could The University Help You
More? Yes, Say 600 Graduates

will go to Rome to work in the In- with him. however, neither does it
ternational Institute of Agriculture. ever carry his audience away. It is
He will replace Mr. A. Jenssen, who prosaic music, very fine prose and
is coming to the United States to very enjoyable too. But it weaves no
study in the Columbia University spell; it opens no corridors. It lacks
School of Library Science and to ob- poetic imagination. For instance, take
serve various libraries in this coun- the Brahms C major Intermezzo
try. The International Institute of which he played as an encore and
Agriculture is concerned chiefly with which everyone has heard many,
expert reports on subjects connected many times. We have never heard
with farming and has a large and im- so clear a delineation of the structure,
portant library. but the poetry had taken flight. It
Miss Helen Wolter, the other mem- was heavy handed.
ber of the library staff leaving for In the Bach "Caprice (for the de-
Europe, will go to the library in Cov- parture of his beloved brother)," we
entry, England. In exchange for found the "Aria of the postillion"
Miss Wolter, Miss E. J. A. Evans will and the "Fugue in imitation of the
come to the University library from postillion's trumpet" especially to be
Coventry. jolly good fun. The ''Lament'' was
Both of these exchanges are for disappointing, partly due to the ar-
one year, Mr. Schaefer's beginning rangement.
on March 1 and Miss Wolter's on Iturbi's gift for clear, solid,
April 1. Assistance towards paying straight-forward playing stood him
traveling expenses has been received in good stead in the Waldstein Son-
from the Rockefeller Foundation and ata. But here he was at his best in
from the Carnegie Corporation. the third movement which requires
something of the warm geniality and
with the actual 'flavor' of the work good humor of the latter part of the
in their fields, and closer contact Caprice.
between students and faculty men Of his Chopin we may say that it
has been encouraged by luncheon was healthy and balanced. The
clubs, a joint committee, and other Scherzo in B flat displayed some
such means." fine subtleties of tone and here again
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was greater than that for structure
the lack of poetic element became a
little more obvious.
We are pleased to find in Mr. Itur-
bi as in Lotte Lehman, an artist who
is apparently unaware of what is
sometimes known as American con-
cert technique. He is nothing of the
showman, but a friendly human be-
ing who presents his music in a nat-
ural way to people who he assumes
came for the purpose of hearing
music. We found it very refreshing.
-Marian Lundquist.
VIENNA SOCIALISTS RIOT
VIENNA, Feb. 12. - ({,) - Blood
was shed again tonight on the battle-
ground of the February, 1934, Social-
ist rebellion.
A pistol 'battle between police and
some 200 Socialists demonstrating in
connection with the first anniversary
of their uprising resulted in the death
of one Socialist

Report Reveals
Average Health
For January
Forsythe Claims Figures
Show Increase In Use Of
Health Facilities
Students showed good average win-
ter-month health during January.
Dr. Warren E. Forsythe, director of
the Health Service stated in releas-
ing the regular monthly report.
"Upper respiratory infections have
been prevalent during the past
month, but the student body has
been no more infected than in other
years," Dr. Forsythe said. "Compli-
cations have been no more frequent
than usual, and we have been for-
tunate in having no deaths of stu-
dents so far this year."
Dr. Forsythe said that the figures
continued to show the general rising
trend in use of Health Service facili-
ties. Dispensary calls numbered
10,092, a rise of 241 over the corres-
ponding month of the previous year.
There were 14 more infirmary pa-
tients; 138 more dietitian conferenc-
es; 395 more calls for treatment by
the dispensary nurse.
Small rises were noted in dentist
consultations and otologist consulta-
tions, and slight decreases in pres-
criptions filled and physiotherapy
treatments. Pneunonia and "con-
tagious" diseases numbered four,
acute appendicitis cases eight, and
colds 1,169.

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teacher, she feels that hers was a!
tragic case of maladjustment. "If
it had been possible for me to have
discussed the requirements of an ef-
ficient teacher with one who had the
training and ability to point out these
essentials and help me to analyze my
own chances of fulfilling them, I
should never have tried to teach. So
much more depends on the person-
ality than on the 'theory and tests'
of teaching."
Several students suggested that
two years or so devoted to survey
courses exclusively would not only
be invaluable as cultural background,
but would serve as definite material
for a decision on a vocation.
"If I had had the opportunity to
get advice from someone who knew
about several lines and had not se-
cured his knowledge of them fronT
books, I might not have wasted such
a large part of my time since grad-I
uation," writes a graduate who pre-
pared to teach modern languages

and now thinks she is better prepared
to be an office worker.j
Though a patriotic U: of M. fan, a
graduate makes the suggestion that
the University "might have gathered
the 1932 graduates together before
graduating them and told them what
the conditions were in the outside
world. Living in a college atmos-
phere, I didn't realize there was a
depression," he said.
A compulsory vocational guidance
survey, to inform students of the pos-
sibilities existing in each field, as well
as an aptitude test, is the suggestion
offered by most dolorous 'square
pegs.'
Commendation of the work of the
Bureau of Appointments of the Uni-
versity was widely remarked.
Many steps have been taken to
remedy the situation since these stu-
dents left the University, Professor
Myers stated. "The orientation week
has enlarged its activities, heads of
the various departments give period-
ic lectures to acquaint undergraduates

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February 12th to Noontime March 5th
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The First Prize to be given to the Fraternity placing the largest num-
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same in LOBBY OF MICHIGAN UNION BUILDING.
The Second Prize to be given to the Fraternity placing the second
largest number of empty OLD GOLD Cigarette packages'in above men-
tioned box.
A $10.00 Cash Prize will be given to the intependent individual man
not having any Fraternity affiliations, who places the greatest number
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