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TUESDAY, MARCH 9, 1937

ENE ~MIC1TIGA DfAILY

- 1 dIv -1 1 VG~ f !. aU

THE MICHIGAN DAILY

Sunday, the Van Nuys-Wagner Anti-Lynching
Bill by discouraging mob action will give stern
opposition to incipient fascism.

I_

Work, How
To Like It

131

. -YE...
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NIGHT EDITOR: IRVING S. SILVERMAN

T GOES WITHOUT SAYING that
great emphasis must be placed
upon the selection of one's life work. How hap-
pily we become adjusted to modern society de-
pends considerably on whether we are perform-
ing a function agreeable both to our natures
and to our social consciences.
This week students are offered assistance in
the selection of their life work. In two University-
sponsored 'programs leaders in various profes-
sions and divisions of industry will discuss in
practical terms their fields and exactly what they
entail.
One is the Occupational Information series,
beginning at 4 p.m. today in the Union. This
program, which will last through Saturday, of-
fers the student advice on more than a dozen
fields of industry. Other columns in this issue
give the program in detail.
The other is the vocational guidance series,
sponsored by the literary college. Information
as regards conditions in professions and bus-
inesses are discussed by deans and professors of
the various schools and colleges, as well as what
professional training entails.
Dean James B. Edmonson of the. School of
Education and Dean A. C. Furstenberg of the
Medical School willspeak on this program this
week. During this program, which will last
through April, other faculty members will appear.
Both programs are well worth any student's
time.
ITHEF.FORUM
Letters published in this column should not be
construed as expressing the editorial opinion of The
Daily. Anonymous contributions will be disregarded.
The names of communicants will, however, be regarded
as confidential upon request. Contributors are asked
to be brief, the editors reserving theright to condense
all letters of more than 300, words and to accept or
reject letters upon the criteria of general editorial
Importance and interest to the campus.

BENEATH ****
****** IT ALL
*a- -ByB orah Williams =
BENEATH IT ALL: Phil Newman, brother of
the famous Al who wrote "Play and By-Play"
while Daily sports editor four years ago, is follow.
ing in his footsteps. Al is now scaling the heights
in Gotham, working for News Week and Today,
which recently combined, and Phil is following
the hockey trail as a member of The Daily sports
staff.. . Alumni of Sigma Phi were perhaps over-
generous at the annual dinner for the active
chapter in the sombre halls of the Detroit Club
Saturday night. One comrade is known to have
tickled a bootblack and another to have acted as
the sleeping marvel of a large manufacturing dis-
play in the Tuller Hotel . . . Comrade Ed Thomp-
son, reports indicate, spent a very quiet Saturday
night . . . Alpha Phi Betty Shierson will sail
from New York in April to attend the coronation
ceremony of the much-discussed monarch of the
British Empire . . . Jim Bullard, junior indepen-
dent is sponsoring a contest to determine that
male student who can drink more beer than
anyone else at a single sitting. He invites entries.
Funniest shot of the week: Old hens repre-
senting the W.C.T.U. snging "Alcohol is just
what it used to be" in this month's March of
Time ... Jerry Anson says, "Whenever you don't
have anything to write about, pan somebody" .. -
EVERY SUMMER is studded with certain inci-
dents which are peculiar, humorous and
long remembered. Here are three from 1936:
* ** *
August 10-
TOPPED AT A HOTEL in London for lunch
where the Slugger (age 6 yrs.) tarried long
enough in the middle of the dining room to but-
ton his pants. Noted a peculiar man with no
back teeth chewing a pork chop like a flat-faced
Zulu chief. Everytime his fat lips moved his
squat, flat nose oscillated north and south caus-
ing his glasses to bounce on the bridge of his
nose like a coping saw.
* * * .
August 29-
FISHING yesterday afternoon with Joe about
two miles off the hand islands. We had
pulled in a couple of pike and a nice bass and
were deliberating about going home when I heard
a punter in another boat maybe a quarter of a
mile off, curse violently. We idled over to see
what it was all about and were rewarded with,
"Damn if we didn't come out to get a mess o
perch for supper, bringin' no landin' net or
nothin' and George has gone and hooked a big
musky. Must weigh 20 pounds."
The fellow referred to as George was holding
a casting pole which was doing gymnastics all
by itself. I looked down over the side of their
boat and thought for a minute it was all a joke.
Then I saw the big fan shaped tail, and then
the fish turned. Good Lord, it looked like a cow
there in the water-a good 50 inches if I've ever
seen one. The water was only about 8 feet
deep and the musky wasn't excited in the least.
There wasn't much reason for him to be with
just a snell holding him. He would loll up near
the surface for a minute like a pike and then
with a determined swish, return to the bottom a
the reel sang madly and George would gasp "Oh,
my Gawd" and tighten his grip on the pole.
"Careful, George, don't beef him none, easy
now, coax him. Don't beef him, George, at a boy,
closer, now umps, whomps, grab him, splasho,
kerplunk." The musky went right through the
net and tossing the hook with a disdainful flip of
his head, splashed back into the lake.

A Social Viewpoint For All

A

American
Atavism. . .

N FRANCE there is the guillotine,
in Germany the Aryan axe, and
in the United States the drunken mob, the hot
tar, the rope slung over a limb, squeezing the life
out of some limp human in a black skin. Not
a very pleasant picture, not one to warrant sing-
ing about the brotherhood that is supposed to
crown our nation "from sea to shining sea." Yet
it is within our means to eradicate the phe--
nomenon of lynching from our nation by the pas-
sage of the Wagner-Van Nuys anti-lynching bill.
- Some vestige of brotherhood may be restored
if this piece of vital legislation be passed and
properly administered. It attacks the problem
at its core-local and state government em-
ployees responsible for the protection of persons
from lynching. For the crime of neglecting,
refusing, or wilfully failing "to make all diligent
efforts to protect the victim" from lynching, offi-.
cers of state and subsidiary governmental divi-
sions are liable to a fine not exceeding $5,000, or
maximum imprisonment of five years, or both.
For failing in the same manner to apprehend,
keep in custody or prosecute members of the
mob there is the same penalty.
Lynchings in the nation have shown a high
degree of consistency for being performed and
accompanied by some mysterious inability on
the part of peace officers to apprehend the lead-
ers or any part of the mob which perpetrate the
awful crime. The state of Maryland has had
particular difficulty in securing convictions of,
members of mobs. By making lynching a fed-
eral offense for which even the negligent police
officials are liable the number of lynchings
should fall substantially.
Under the Lindbergh law individuals are pun-
ishable for kidnaping. With the proposed amend-
ment of this law by the Wagner-Van Nuys Bill it
becomes a federal offense to "transport in inter-
state commerce a person 'unlawfully abducted
and held for the purposes of punishment, correc-
tion or intimidation.' " Thus lynching looms as
a serious matter which lax police officials will
have to consider judiciously.
Admitting as few flaws as can dot a legal
document the bill makes it an offense for the
state and every governmental subdivision to
allow lynching in its territorial jurisdiction.
More encouraging as a definite check on the
quaint American madness is the provision in the
bill rendering those local and state officers liable
to between $2,000 and $10,000 as compensation
.for injury or death to a person abducted from
that officer's territorial jurisdiction.
If, however, the officers can prove by a "pre-
.ponderance of evidence" that its peace officers
and citizens used "all diligence" to defend
the lynch victim, they will not be required to pay
the required sum. Satisfaction of judgment

To the Editor:
A college education, we are told, isedirected to-I
ward teaching one to think for one's self. By
this, I presume, a college education aims to de-
velop one's power of analysis to where one can
think clearly and intelligently along any line.
In addition to, being a "slip-stick" artist, the
Engineer, who eventually will deal with labor,
should be informed on the C.I.O., its origin, de-
velopment, future, and significance. How else
can the future leader of industry, deal intel-
ligently and fairly with the labor problem? The
Forester, should be able to visualize, not only
trees and acres of land, but he must understand
the problems of the humans who depend upon
those sterile acres for sustenance. In a like
fashion, the Geologist must emerge from beneath.
"dips and synclines," the Chemist should occa-
sionally peer beyond the narrow confines of the
test tube, and the Zoologist might profitably
acquaint himself with social problems.in addition
to tinkering with physical problems of animals.
If this is what we mean by a college education,
then the question of whether or not this aim
is being achieved becomes pertinent.
Are graduates of professional schools exposed
to the "social viewpoint?" Have they learned
to depend upon the "New York Times," "St.
Louis Post-Dispatch," and "Christian Science
Monitor" or do they read the "Chicago Tribune,"
"New York Herald Tribune," "Detroit Free
Press," and "Detroit Times?" Are they guided
by what appears in the "Forum," ."Atlantic
Monthly," "Harpers," "Nation" and "New Re-
public," or* do they depend upon the "Literary
Digest," "Time Magazine," "American Mercury,"
"Liberty," "Saturday Evening Post," and "Col-
liers?" Do they know the difference between
a reactionary, a conservative, and a liberal?
What is a Communist? When reading the "think
pieces" of a well known publisher who delights
in branding those who oppose the "American
Way" as Communists-The President of the
United States enjoyed this. honor-do profes-
sional school graduates discount his stupid
utterances. How are they to decide intelligently
whether or not the President's Supreme Court
plan is socially desirable when those upon whom
they depend-faculty in Engineering, Chemistry,
Forestry, Geology and Zoology-clamber all over
each other in their eagerness to be among
the "select 79," while the departments of Bus-
iness Adminisration, Sociology, Economics, His-
tory, and Philosophy boast a grand total of only
four signatures.
Who then is better qualified to interpret the
social significance of the President's Court Plan,
the technical and scientific research men who,
dissolved in their narrow field, are "too busy"
to bother about social problems, or men who have
given life-times to a study of the problems of so-
ciety? If it is the former, then I, after four years
of professional training, have nothing but sym-
pathy for the professional school freshman who
comes to get a college education-that is, an
education which will enable him to think not only
in terms of foot pounds, board feet, grams, and
parthenogenesis, but in human values as well!
-Thirty Seven,
'Betraying' Their Country
To the Editor:
I am glad to see, by W.B.O.'s letter in The
Daily of March 6 that there is at least one other
person in this university who is willing to fight

Lippmann
And The Court
(Max Lerner inThe Nation)
FOR TWO WEEKS I have followed
anxiously the serialized account
of Walter Lippmann's hopes and
fears for the Constitution. I had two
motives for my religious pursuit.
Here, I felt, in these flowers plucked
from Mr. Lippmann's corner of the
Herald Tribune crannied wall, I
should get at the secret of his whole
universe. And here too I should
find summed up the mature thinking
of conservatives on the constitutional
issue.
In the first I was not disappointed.
I found everything in Mr. Lippmann's
career rolled up in these six articles
as in a single ball. Something in his
subject had clicked with him as
never before. I found spread out
before me the entire anatomy of his
mind-his easy expository tone, his
dialectical skill, his genius for clarity
to the point of bareness, his rhetoric
which is always just on the point of
becoming eloquence, his magisterial
air, his talent for opening his mind
to no more of his subject than for
the moment he cares to admit, his
tone of fairness, his capacity for
concealing the impulsions of his
thinking while laying bare its frame-
work, the smugness about his own
motives and the attribution of dis-
honesty to others which I can only
describe as a moral megalomania.
And I found in addition what one
finds when the usually cold Mr. Lipp-
mann gets really excited-a sort of
glacial hysteria that fascinated me
by its union of opposites.
The second part of my quest was
disheartening. Clearly Mr. Lippmann
is heir to the whole tradition of
American political thought. What
use does he make of it? Confronted
by President Roosevelt's plan for re-
organizing the Supreme Court he
calls it dastardly, dishonest, reaction-
ary, "audacious, ingenious and at
bottom stupid"-an act of usurpa-
tion," a "bloodless coup d'etat" which
strikes at "the moral foundations of
the republic."
This leaves one a bit breathless and
stunned. It is possible to discuss the
President's proposal on three planes
-the plane of legality, the plane of
morality, and the plane of the me-
chanics and dynamics of government.
On the score of legality, Mr. Lipp-
mann can have no quarrel with the
President, except to say that the
legality is only a cloak for dark mo-
tives and something morally sinister.
On the score of morality I can have
no quarrel with Mr. Lippmann: he is
welcome to his own moral canons,
provided he will let others have theirs.
Mr. Lippmann should remember that
"moral foundations of the republic"
is one of those stereotypes which he
so admirably analyzed years ago in
his book, "Public Opinion," and which
is chiefly used as an emotional sub-
stitute for thought.
Let us stay on the plane of political
analysis. Mr..Lippmann's chief fear
is that the measure will destroy the
independence of the judiciary. He
sees the court as being "packed" with
"young henchmen" of the President,
political hacks responsible to his de-
sires. And then, by a parade of
imaginary horribles, he converts a
statute for~ retiring justices at seventy
into a coup d'etat.
What is not fantasy in this an-
alysis is based upon faulty histor
and naive political theory. The in-
dependence of the judiciary does not
go beyond the constitutional safe.
guards. It does not extend to non-
partisanship. Every President "packs'
the court when he appoints a justice
Presidents have always wanted men
of their own persuasion on the bench
Our greatest judges-Marshall and
Taney, outstandingly - have been
men of political and economic con-
victions, deeply embroiled in politic
before their appointment. Surely Mr
Lippmann has read the letters be-
tween an earlier Roosevelt and Sen
ator Lodge on the question of whe

ther one O. W. Holmes, Jr., had the
right sort of economic views. By ac
cepting the myth of judicial neutral-
ity Mr. Lippmann misreads history
By charging the President with seek
ing to change the Constitution h
misreads judicial theory. The fact i
that every important decision of th
court changes the Constitution. I
was a realistic tory lawyer who de
scribed the Supreme Court as an "ad"
journed session of the Constitutiona
Convention." Under the new pla:
the "independent judiciary," whic
L has never been independent of Bi
Enterprise, would merely continue it
work within new limits on age an
numbers legally' set by Congress.
So much for thescritical portion c
Mr. Lippmann's articles. There re
mains the constructive part. Mi
Lippmann admits that some of th
Supreme Court devisions have dis
tressed him. But he fears to limit th
court's power to render such deci
sions, and he fears also too extensiv
a grant of power to Congress. Afte
teasing our appetite, Mr. Lippman:
finally advances his own proposa
He favors a specific amendment eac
time a new specific power is neede
by Congress and refused by the cour
But the amending process, he know;
is fearfully difficult. The answer
to amend the power to amend, wit
respect to the commerce clause on]
(with a six months' limit for ratifico
tion), and to leave the rest alone.
It was here that I really gasper

C TUESDAY, MARCH 9, 1937
VOL. XLVII No. 112
Notices
President and Mrs. Ruthven will be
at home to students on Wednesday,
March 10, from 4 to 6 p.m.
ro Users of the Daily Official Bul-
letin:
The attention of users of The Daily
Official Bulletin is respectfully called
to the following:
(1) Notice submitted for publica-
tion must be Typewritten and must
be signed.
(2) Ordinarily notices are pub-
lished but once. Repetition is at the
Editor's discretion.
(3) Notices must be handed to the
Assistant to the President, as Editor
of the Daily Official Bulletin, Room
1021 A.H., before 3:30 p.m. (11:00,
Saturdays).
Notice to all Faculty Members and
Officers: Arrangements have been
made with the purpose of having in
the General Library both for present
purposes and for future historical
value, a file of the portraits of mem-
bers of the faculty and University of-
ficials. It is highly desirable from the
Library's point of view that this file
be of portraits in uniform size. Port-
raits will be made without cost to
any faculty member or officer by
Messrs. J. F. Rentschler and Son.
Members of the faculty are cordially
invited to make appointments with
Rentschler and Son for the purpose.,
Any special questions arising with re-
spect to the matter may be asked
either of the secretary of the Uni-
versity, Mr. Shirley W. Smith, or the
Librarian, Mr. William W. Bishop.
Students in the College of Liter-
ature, Science, and the Arts: A meet-
ing will be held this afternoon
at 4:15 p.m. in Room 1025 Angell
Hall for students in the College of
Literature, Science, and the Arts and
others interested in future work in
education. The meeting will be ad-
dressed by Dean J. B. Edmonson of
the School of Education.
Students of the College of Litera-
Lure, Science, and the Arts; A meet-
ing will be held on Thursday, March
11, at 4:15 p.m., in Room 1025 An-
gell Hall for students in the College
of Literature, Science and the Arts
and others interested in future work
in medicine. The meeting will be ad-
dressed by Dean A. C. Furstenberg of
the Medical School. The next meet-
ing in the vocational series designed
to give information concerning the
nature of and preparation for the
various professions, to be held on
March 16, will be addressed by Dr
W. W. Bishop, Librarian of the
University and Head of the Depart-
rnent of Library Science.
Contemporary: Manuscripts for the
third issue should be left in the Eng
lish Office, 321 A.H., as soon as possi-
ble.
Contemporary: Important meetin
t f assisting staff and tryouts Wed-
nesday at 4 p.m. in the Student Pub
lications Building.
Occupational Information Series
will be held this week, March 9-13
for all students. Faculty and other
nterested are invited to attend the
meetings., The programs for Tues
s day and Wednesday will be as fol
lows:
Tuesday, March 9: 4 p.m., Offic
- positions: secretarial and account
_ ing, Earle J. Failor, Comptroller
e National Bank of Detroit.
:30 p.m., Research Fields. J. H
- bunt, Director of New Devices, Gen
. Motors Co., Detroit. T. A: Boyd
- 1Director of Fuel Research, Genera
e Motors Co.
s Questions.

:e Wednesday, March 10: 4 p.m., Gov
t ernment Service. J. F. Ballenger
- Dist. Mgr., Social Security Boar
[- Detroit.
ul 7:30 p.m., What Business and In
n justry Expects of College Graduate
h J. W. Parker. vice-president and chi
g ngineer, Detroit Edison Co., Detroi
s 5 p.m., Public Administration,I
d D. Upson, Director Detroit Burea
f Government Research.
Questions.
r. All meetings will be at the Mich
to gan Union.
Bureau of Appointments and
e Occupational Information.

English 212f (English Literature
of the 19th Century) will not meet
today.
E. L. Griggs.
Concerts
Twilight Organ Recital: Palmer
Christian, University organist, will
give a program of organ composi-
tions by Elgar, Franck, Honegger,
Debussy, Jongen and Mulet, Wednes-
day, March 10, at 4:15 o'clock in Hill
Auditorium. No admission charge,
Lectures
University Lecture: Prof. Max
Wertheimer, of the University in
Exile, will lecture on the subject,
"On the Psychology of Thinking,' on
Friday, March 12, at 4:15 p.m., in
Natural Science Auditorium. The
public is cordially invited.
University Lecture: Mr. F. W. Gra-
vit will give the sixth lecture on the
Cercle Francais program, "Henri IV,"
Wednesday, March 10, at 4:15 o'clock,
Room 103, Romance Language Build-
ing. Tickets for the series of lectures
may be procured at the door.
Lectures on Forest Service Activ-
ities: Mr. A. R. Standing, in charge
of Personnel Management in Region
4, and recently Supervisor of the
Dixie National Forest in Utah, will
deliver the following lectures on For-
est Service activities at the times and
places indicated below:
"Highlights of the current National
Forest Program to contribute to the
economic and social needs of the na-
tion." Monday March 8, 9 a.m., in
Room 103Romance Language Build-
ing.
"Type of work, career potentiali-
ties, and personnel management in
the Forest Service." Monday, March
8, 11 am., Room 103 Romance Lan-
guage Building.
"Problems of grazing administra-
tion and range management on the
National Forests." Tuesday, March
9, 9 a.m., Room 103 Romance Lan-
guage Building.
"Wildlife management on the Na-
tional Forests, with special reference
to big game ip the West." Tuesday,
March 9, 11 a.m,, Room 103 Romance
Language Building.
"Recreation planning and manage-
ment on the National Forests." Wed-
nesday, March 10, 9, a.m., Room 103
Romance Language Building.
"Forest values and how the ranger
protects them from their enemies."
Wednesday, March 10, 10 a.m., Nat-
ural Science Auditorium.
Between lectures and on Monday,
Tuesday, and Wednesday afternoons
Mr. Standing will be glad to talk with
individual students concerning For-
est Service work and employment.
Those desiring to talk with him in
this way should make definite ap-
pointments ahead of time through
Professor Craig.
Dr. H. M. Wheeler, of the Division
of Information and Education in the
- Washington Office of the Forest Ser-
vice, will deliver a popular illustrated
lecture on forestry at 4:15 p.m. Fri-
day, March 12, in Room 165 Chem-
g istry Building.
All students in the School of For-
-estry and Conservation are expected
to attend these lectures, and classes
in the School will be dismissed at the
hours indicated for this purpose. Pre-
forestry students are also urged to
attend, if practicablb.
s Members of the faculty and the
e students in other units will also be
- welcome to attend, and will probably
- be particularly interested in Mr.
Wheeler's lecture which will be of
e general interest and less technical
- in character than those of Mr.
V, Standing.
G. T. DANA, Dean.
Forestry Lecture, March 12: Dr. H.
d, M. Wheeler, of the Division of In-
l formation and Education in the
Washington Office of the Federal
Forest Service, will deliver an il-

lustrated lecture on forestry, which
r will be non-technical and of general
Snterest at 4:15 p.m. on Friday,
March 12, in Room 165, Chemistry
-_ 'Building.
,s,
of Exhibitions
it
L. An Exhibition of Chinese Art, in-
u cluding ancient bronzes, pottery and
j peasant paintings, sponsored by the
I Institute of Fine Arts, at the Archi-
tectural Bldg. Open daily from 9 a.m.
to 5 p. m. except Sunday through the
months of February and March. The
public is cordially invited.

DAILY OFFICIAL BULLETIN
Publication in the Bulletin is constructive notice to all members of the
University. Copy received at the office of the Assistant to the President
until 3:30; 11:00 a.m. on Saturday.

E

I

TUESDAY MARCH9, 193

George sat down limply
The other man handed me
and said, "Damn."

in the boat, silent.
back my busted net

, September 29-
L AST FOUR BUCKS on a horse named Al-
mac running in a two mile marathon at the
Fair Grounds. Twilight has fallen as the horses
loped around the track, each jockey trying to
save his mount for the second lap. Round again
with Almac running a nice third. In the back
stretch he looks good, right up there. At the
top of the stretch he makes his move; he's being
taken to the front. An outsider passes him; Al-
mac hangs for just a second and then comes
again again as they cross the finish line. We
curse, finger two thin dimes, and wonder why
in the name of all blank he couldn't have gotten
up just a yard sooner. Then through the loud
speaker came the judges decision. "Almac by a
nose. It was so dark that it was impossible to take
a picture."
So we went down and collected for $22 and
went off with our hearts filled with good will
towards all men.
funds, the War Department could make our Na-
tion safe, except for such yellow shirkers like the
"peace" council.
This peace council is really one of the most
potent threats to our peace. If they had their
way we would be a nation unarmed and would
be attacked within five years. They are so
frightened of the "horrors" of war that they
are unable to think intelligently about how it is
best to prevent it. If the United States had had
a reasonably large army in 1916, England and
Germany would not have dared step on our
toes as they did. We would have never been
forced into the war.
In the past our defense policy has been ex-
pressed in our national motto-"IN GOD WE
TRUST." But then it took years to fight a
war, and we were not in any immediate danger
from invasion. (Even then we were invaded
twice). Now there are three fanatical dictators
runping loose. We can look and see what hap-

Extension Division: An eight-week Exhibition, Architectural Building;
noncredit course entitled "Psycho- The Annual Big Ten Exhibit, estab-
logical Approach to Adjustment" will lished to foster student interest in
be held in Room 300 West Medical art in the Big Ten Universities and
Building, 7:30 p.m., beginning Wed- to provide an opportunity for student
nesday, March 10. Permission to artists to exhibit their work, is now
join may be had by consulting the being shown in the third floor Exhi-
instructor, Edward B. Greene. This bition Room of the Architectural
course will be run on the plan of a Building. Open daily from 9 to 5
seminar with informal discussions p.m. excepting Sunday, until March
and reports. 10. The public is cordially invited.
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