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THURSDAY, APRIL 23, 1939
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FDIC Reports Total
WASHINGTON, April 22.- (')
The Federal Deposit Insurance
Corporation reported today that
the total resources of 449 insured
conunercial banks in Michigan
amounted to $1,289,331,000 on
December 31, 1935.
The assets in this amount rep-
resented an increase of 24.9 per
cent over the total reported for
the year ending December 31,
Deposits for 1935 likewise
showed a gain, the year's total of
$1,166,365,000 being an increase
of 29.2 per cent over the year
ending December 31, 1934.
The 1935 assets of the 449
banks included $397,295,000 held
in cash as cash items in the pro-
eess of collection or as balances
with other banks.
Torrio Is Brought
NEW YORK, April 22.-(A) -
Johnny Torrio, a force in gang-
land in Chicago and New York
in: the Pre-Capone era, was
brought to police headquarters by
two Federal agents, tonight.
Torrio, who in recent years has
been in business in Florida, was
taken immediately to a private
All information was withheld
by the Federal agents, and police
department officials said they
knew nothing of the reasons for
The Federal men refused even
to say whether Torrio was under
Rhea Whitley, head of the New
York office of Federal Bureau of
Investigation, said the Federal
men police described as accom-
panying Torrio were not his
agents and he was unaware of
Upheld By Lovett
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ever been devised that can furnish
full protection to society where the
human factor is involved. Some-
body must be trusted to do the right
thing all the time. When that trust
is violated, the public suffers.
"Secondly, there is a world of dif-
ference between theft and and graft.
Any city, like any bank or business
house, is liable to loss through the
manipulations of a clever embezzler.
It is the systems of political graft, af-
fecting the thousands of people, that
bring shame on our American cities.
From this evil, Detroit has been prac-
tically free for the past 20 years.
"Our 20-year record," he contin-
ued, "permits us to recall the re-
primand given to Benedict Arnold by
Washington, to the effect that a black
spot on a white garment is all the
blacker because of the whiteness of
Mr. Lovett is editor of the Detroit
Civic Searchlight," publication of the
Citizens League, which, "devoted to
good government," advises voters on
candidates and political issues.
Slosson Finds State
Of League Critical
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possibility is that it may be reor-
ganized so as to give almost dicta-
torial power. The nature of any
change, he pointed out, will be large-
ly dependent on the course pursued
by British diplomats.
In any case, he said, the state of
the League of Nations is now ex-
tremely critical, and its fate will
probably be decided by further de-
velopments in the Rhine situation
and in the policy of Great Britain.
-Associated Press Photo.
Sen. Frederick C. Steiwer, (Rep.,
Ore.) was named by the National
Republican committee as keynoter
and temporary chairman of the Re-
publican convention which opens in
Cleveland June 9.
Concerts Given By
Nine concerts in six Michigan cities
were given by the Varsity Glee Club
on a 1,500 mile Spring Vacation trip,
the first one since 1929.
The group of 46 traveled in two
buses and were accompanied by Prof.
David E. Mattern, director of the
Glee Club, Prof. Hempstead S. Bull
of the engineering college, and Rich-
ard Harris, '36E, business manager,
as well as by an orchestra which
played at dances after each concert of
the Glee Club.
Monday, April 12, the group gave
a concert for the Alumni Club of
Sault Ste. Marie; Tuesday, a con-
cert was given for Michigan grad-
uates at Marquette. In the afternoon
the Glee Club sang for the inmates
of the State Prison. Concerts were
also given at Calumet, Ironwood, and
Escanaba, returning to Ann Arbor on
Sunday morning, April 19.
6:00-WJR Jimmie Stevenson.
4Vww Ty Tyson.
WXYZ Key Ring.
6:15-WJR News of Youth.
WXYZ Rhythm Time.
WWJ Dinner Music.
CKLW Joe Gentile.
6:30-WJR Duncan Moore.
WXYZ Day in Review.
CKLW Rhythm Ramblings.
6:45-WJR Strange as it Seems.
WWJ Red Horse Ranch.
WXYZ Lowell Thomas,
CKLW Song Recital.
7:O0-WJR Musical Moments.
WWJ Amos and Andy.
WXYZ Easy Aces.
CKLW Phil Marley's Music.
'7:15-WJR Jimmie Allen.
wWJ Human Side of News.
WXYZ Concert Ensemble.
CKLW Frankie Connors.
7 :30-WJR Kate Smith.
WWJ Evening Melodies.
WXYZ Musical Moments.
CKLW Variety Revue.
7:45-WJR Boake Carter.
8:00-WJR Airshow: Alexander Gray:
Mark Warnow's Music.
WWJ Rudy Vallee's Music.
WXYZ Pittsburgh Symphony.
CKLW Sweet and Swingy.
8:30-WJR Gertrude Neisen and Harry
WXYZ Big Broadcast.
CKLW Little Symphony.
8:45-WJR Musical Program.
9:00-WJR Walter O'Keefe:
Glen Gray's Music.
WWJ Captain Henry's Showboat.
WXYZ Death Valley Days.
CKLW On Review.
9:30-WJR Ed Wynnn-Gulliver
WXYZ Rhythm Review.
CKLW Melody Treasure Hunt.
9:45-WXYz Murray Van Waggoner.
10 :00-WJR Horace Heidt's Brigadiers.
WWJ Bing Crosby; Jimmy Dorsey's
CKLW Recital Hall,
1015-WXYZ Sammy Dibert", Msic,
10 :30-WJR March of Time.
WXYZ Lowry Clark.
CKLW Jack Hylton's Music.
10:45-WJR Dance Tunes.
WXYZ Sid Austin.
WWJ Missing Persons: Dance
WXYZ Baker Twins.
CKLW Freddy Martin's Music.
11:15-WJR Songs You Remember.
11 :30-WWJ George Kavanagh's Music.
CKLW Ted Weems' Music.
WXYZ Meredith wison's Music.
11:45-WJR "Solay" violinist.
12:00-WJR Sam Jack Kaufman's Music,
WWJ Dance Music.
WXYZ Bob Meeker's Music.
CKLW Orville Knapp's Msic
12:30-WXYZ Ed Fitzpatrck's Music,
CKLW Joe Sanders' Music.
WJR Ozzie Nelson's Music.
1 :00 - CKLW Al Kavelin's Music.
To Take Place
On Honors Day
Plymouth And Kalamazoo
High Schools To Meet In
The nineteenth annual State
Championship Debate of the Michi-
gan High School Forensic Associa-
tion will be held at 8 p.m., May 1, in
Hill Auditorium. Announcements of
the debate have just been published
and are being distributed by the
sponsors of the debate, the Exten-
sion Division of the University.
The competing teams will be Ply-
mouth High School and Kalamazoo
Central High School.
All six debaters will be presented
with gold wrist watches by the De-
troit Free Press and both teams will
receive bronze trophy cups from the
Extension Division. The two run-
ner-up teams, Gladstone High School
and Northern High School of Flint,
will receive cups designating them as
receivers of second honors.
The judges of the debate will be
Dr. Gladys L. Borchers of the Uni-
versity of Wisconsin speech depart-
ment, Prof. James K. Pollock of the
University political science depart-
ment, and Prof. G. E. Densmor, a
member of the faculty of the Uni-
versity speech department.
According to Dr. William P. Hal-
stead, the manager of the Forensic
Association, the audiences of past
years have usually totaled about 4,-
500, with 1,500 of this number being
rooters and band members of the
The debate is only one of the fea-
tures scheduled for the annual "For-
ensic Day." At 11 a.m. an address
will be given to the Annual Honors
Convocation by Frank Aydelotte,
president of Swarthmore College. At
2:30 p.m. the audience will have the
privilege of acting as judge in an or-
atorical contest among University
students at the Lydia Mendelssohn
At 3:30 p.m. the University of
Michigan Varsity Debaters will con-
duct a campus tour for visiting dele-
gates. The tour will start from the
front entrance of Haven Hall. A
baseball game between Michigan
State Normal College and the Uni-
versity is scheduled for 4:05 p.m. at
Ferry Field, and at 7:45 there will be
a band concert in Hill Auditorium
by the Southeastern Michigan High
School Band. The day's program
will be concluded by the high school
debate at 8 p.m. in Hill Auditorium.
Club For State
To Be Formed
Will Back Organization
Of Civil Service For The
State Of Michigan
LANSING, April 22.-(A)-A meet-
ing to organize a Michigan Merit
System association to mobolize pub-
lic opinion behind proposals for
establishment of civil service in the
State government will be held here
The sponsors, a citizens commit-
tee of 15, expressed the hope today
that "Michigan may set a pace for
all other states in establishing a merit
system that will correct basic defects.
"Dr. James K. Pollock, chairman
of the state civil service commission,
and his four associates are deter-
mined to establish in Michigan a
plan which will eliminate these two
objections," the committee's state-
APPROVES NAVAL INCREASE
WASHINGTON, April 23. - P) -
The House Naval Affairs Commit-
tee approved construction of 54 new
auxiliary vessels over a 10-year period
at a cost of approximately $175,000,-
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TWO EXPERIENCED student wait-
ers wanted for part time work.
Court Cafe, 108 E. Huron. 435
BOARD job guaranteed to boy rent-
ing room. Reasonable. Phone 4039.
STATIONERY: Printed with your
name and address. 100 sheets, 100
envelopes. $1.00. Many styles.
Craft Press, 305 Maynard. 9x
TWO fast gas-electric round trips
mornings daily except Sunday be-
tween Detroit and Ann Arbor via
Michigan Central. 16x
MAC'S TAXI-4289. Try our effi-
EYES examined, best glasses made at
lowest prices. Oculist, U. of M.
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SELL YOUR OLD CLOTHES: We'll
buy old and new suits and over-
coats for $3 to $20. Also highest
prices for saxophones and type-
writers. Don't sell before you see
Sam. Phone for appointments.
New Diesel Engine
On Exhibit Today
The Green Diamond, a new diesel
streamlined train of the Illinois Cen-
tral system, will be exhibited on the
tracks directly in front of the Michi-
gan Central Depot for one hour, be-
ginning at 6:45 p.m. today. it was
annouicd b ly Willialm McClintie,
'36GE, pr;1 lico the rans::poi'ttion
The train will be here on special
permission of Mr. L. A. Downs, presi-
dent of the Illinois Central R. R.
TICKETS 50c and 75c
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Apt. B5 Anberay Apts
LAUNDRY 2-1044. Sox darned
Careful work at low price. lx
NOTICE: We clean, upholster, repair
and refinish furniture. Phone 8105.
A. A. Stuhlman. 15x
LOST AND FOUND
LOST: Brown billfold. Phone R. F.
Wikle, 8292. 7-8 p.m. Reward.
FOR SALE: Seven-room house, large
living room, fireplace, lots of closet
space. Finished attic, all conven-
iences, garage, shrubs, flowers, fruit
trees, off main highway. Must be
seen to be appreciated. Phone 3606.
FOR SALE: Bungalow with large lot
140 frontage, fruit trees, and berry
bushes. Excellent well, garage. Off
main highway. Phone 3606. Owner.
B p.m., enroll now. Ter-
race Garden Studioin
Wuerth Theatre Bldg.
Sunday, April 26th
Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre 4 P.M. and 8:15 P.M.
NEGRO SPIRITUALS will be sung by the
FISK JUBILEE SING3ERS os
cient service. All
ONE THIRD OFF on all fur work,
E. L. Greenbaum, 448 Spring Street.
Phone 9625. 14x
33 ,Hoauses Support
Hell Week Action
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mittee in abolishing Hell Week, it was
explained, was to hurry the advent
in the Michigan fraternal system of
a psychological training period, to be
carried on throughout the pledge
period and not crammed in a single
For further interpretations of rules,
fraternities were urged to present
their individual cases to the Execu-
Two committees were appointed: A
publicity committee, consisting of
Robert Rogers, '36, chairman, Wil-
liam Fleming, '36, and John Shan-
non, '36; and a Fraternity Sing com-
mittee, consisting of Robert Merrill,
'36E, chairman, Van Dunakin, '36,
and Jack Otte, '37.
M A E
"THE SINGING KID"
* On every campus, smartly dressed men are
wearing the Arrow Hunt shirt with the authen-
tic button-down, wide-spread English collar. Ex-
clusive fabrics, beautifully tailored, in oxford
white, stripes, and checks. Sanforized Shrunk.
$2 and $2.50
ALRROY and TIES
FOLLOW ARROW AND YOU FOLLOW THE STYLE
THE NEW WIDE SPREAD, BUTTON-DOWN COLLAR ON THE
In many outstanding new patterns at
Continuous 1:30.11 p.m.
15c to 6-25c after 6
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