TTHE MICHIGAN D AILY F IDAY IAFfWA Z , 19 7
Four Finalists bn Today's Case Club T rial Lost Sigma Nu Racing Tu rtles
>seaasernamn eaan Turn U T In Tine For Car'nivail
salary Raise Giveni
To Local Teachers
Lccal school teachers were guar-
By BEN MARINO colored and decorated with two mini- anteed an increase in pay Wednesday
Following hard on the heels of the ature roses on the shell. The re- night when the Board of Education
theft of the Centennial issue of the maining one is a dark, mottled gray. gave unanimous approval to a budget
Gargoyle and on the eve of their big He is known as the "Dark Horse."1 of $573,787.36 for the 1937-38 school
Each animal has its name painted
race at the Michigras'the entire stable s year.
Son its back. The roster of names in-
of racing turtles owned by the Sigma cludes "Jiggs," "Maggie," "Tarazan," Uinder the regular budget, flat in-
Nu fraternity turned up missing last "Tom Mix," "Buck Rogers," "Jimmy creases of $50 for the coming school
night. Allen" and "Dick Tracy." year will be given all teachers re-
Bob Hendricks, '39, who obtained The most efficient way to make the ceiving more than $1,500 a year, and
the turtles, led the Sigma Nu's turtles run, Bill Linsz, '39, says is to increases of $100 to all those getting
through the house in a frantic at- pull their tails. Another experiment $1,500 or less. Increases will also be
tempt to find the vanished favorites. in getting the customarily lanquid granted to most of the 30 customers
Then he thought that the racing animals to exert tlemselves was in- in the system.
reptiles had strayed into the room of clining the race course and forcing Each teacher in the salary group
Bob Ewell, '37, and Fred DeLano, '37, the reptiles to slide to the finish line. above $1,500 who participated in the'
the pair who together concocted the I However, this method was aban- 1932-34 cuts will be given a four per
idea of a racing stable as the Sigma1 doned because the forcible contact cent raise from his or her present
Nu attraction at the Michigras. with the side of the tub mnight cause saif
Investigation disclosed the run- shell shock, the brothers explained. 1
FLOlOD F EAR SUBSIDES
LANSING, Aprzil 22.--(A. )-Fear of
another flood here and in other cen-
tral Michigan river points diminished
today after a steady rain that fell
yesterday and started Grand and
Red Cedar Rivers rising ceased last
night. The weather bureau saw no
immediate prospec s of more rain.
t ll l
ners peaceftlly indulging their re-
spective reptilian comforts in the
wash bowl of the aforementioned
couple's room. The roommates hadI
become imbued with so tender an
affection for the turtles that they
had moved them into their room to
insure them of a restful night before
the strain of appearing at the Mich-
The racing stable consists of eight'
turtles of which seven are cream
In a pre-Michigras workout it '
appeared that "Torn Mix," "Jiggs"
and "Maggie" are the top-heavy fa-
vorites. De Lano, sports expert of
the Michigan Daily, definitely touts
The odds announced by Ewell,
acting manager, are four to one on'
The turtles were imported from
a Woolworth dime store in Detroit
especially for the Michigras.
y ' - "
The 1937 '
EVENING RADIO PROGRAMS
Above are the four juxiuor lawyers who will compete for the Henry M.
CamPbell Award at 2 p.m. today in the Case Club Trial. . In the front
row are, left to right, Milton A. Kramer and Daniel J. Gluck. In the
rear row are James Mehaffey and Richard E. Cross.
Local Radio Station Wi l Nota
Be Unprecedented, Files Show
Set, Vintage Of
University would have no control over
Only a short time ago, 1550 kilo-
cycles was off the dial. With the
rise of police stations and "short
wave" reception, the Federal Com-
munication Commission extended the
band, and at present the position is
occupied by WQXR, a high fidelity
transmitter located in New York.
Campus Was Inzterested
The new invention stirred a great
deal of interest on campus, if stories
in The Daily are any criterion. New
improvements were avidly reported
and descriptions of the latest equip-
ment were given prominent display.
Announcement that "a chimney
located north of the Engineering
Building" was to have been torn down
was received fearfully, since it threat-
ened to put an end to the station
whose antennae were attached to its
The station died an untimely death,
however, when, as rumors have it, theI
federal government began to "crack
6:15-News and Sports.
6:30-Lane Prescott's Ensemble.
6:4 -Rhumba Rhythms.
7:00-Phil Marley's Orch.
7:15-Tfed Lewis' Orch.
7:30-Trans- adcio News Bulletins.
8:00-Mario Moreili's Ensemble.
8:30-Cesare Sodero Directs.
9:00-Raymond Gram Swing.
9:15-Horace Heidt's Orch.
10:00-Vincent York's Orch.
10:30-Bamberger Symphony Orch.
11:00-Canadian Club Reporter.
11:15-Bernie Cummins' Oreh.
11::30-Freddy Martin's Orch.
Midnight-Tommy Dorsey's Orch.
12 :30}-Clyde Lucas' Orch.
1 :00-0otnt Basey's Orch.
6 :00--Stevenson News.
6:15-Envoys of Melody.
6:30-Republican State Centrai Corn-
6:45-Pretty Kitty Kelly.
7:30-The Allen Family.
7 :45-Boake Carter.
8:30-Hal Kemp's Orch.
10:45-Vocals by Verrill.
11:15-This Week in Review.
11 :45-Wismer Sports.
11:50-Jay Freeman's Orch.
Midnight-Marvin Frederic's Orch.
12:3-Leon Belasco's Orch.
1 :00-Sign Off.
6:00-Ty Tyson's Sports.
7:00-Amos 'n' Andy.
7:15-Voice of Carelessness.
' 9:30-True Story Hour.
10:30-Pontiac Varsity Show.
11:00-Webster Hall Orchestra.
12:00-Northwood Inn Orch.
Midnight-Northwood Inn Orch.
6:30--Day in Review.
7:15-To Be Announced.
7:30-The Lone Ranger.
8:30-Death Valley Days.
8:45-Michigan T B Association.
10:00-Girl Scouts 25th Birthday.
high School Group
Gives First Concert
The School of Music harp en-
semble, the University high school
band, and the University high school
orchestra together presented th2 first
annual .musical kaleidoscope of the
high school musics department last
night in the auditorium of the Uni-
versity high school.
The concert was held for the pur-
pose of raising money for new uni-
forms for the high school band.
at $2.30, d-
and $X6.60. Garde
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Rings - Bracelcts - Compacts - Cigarette Cases
with or without a MICHIGAN SEAL
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16 NICKELS ARCADE
ALL-COMEDY DOUBLE FE ATURE BILL