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21 Pass Senior Beer Party Fetes actor Saved From Gioma
Re Here From Dartmouth
° The arrival of Alan Hewitt ih Ann
Saving Course Arbor to rehearse for the 1938 Dra-
matic Season was the occasion yes-
Largest University Group terday for a semi-reunion of the
Dartmouth College class of '34,.
Glve Colorful Dislay Hewitt, who is appearing in "The
Of Rescue Technique Ghost of Yankee Doodle," which "
opens next week at the Mendelssohn""
The largest group that as ever Theatre, found about ten of his f or-a
taken the Senior Red Cross Life Sa- mer classmates now in graduate
ing course at the University wound school here.
up a week's preparatory work Mon- Don Frank, Dartmouth, '34, and
day night with a very colorful display Robert Byran, Dartmouth, '34, head-
of tife-savin technique when a little ed the list of formerHanoverians
more than half of the 40 students who -tossed a "beer" party yester-
and residents of Ann Arbor who day ternoo a Bran's estew-
began ~the raming a week ago were day afternoon at Bryans home. Hew-
bega th tranin a eek go ereitt emphasized several times during
successful in passing the final tests, the afternoon, that although he's glad
Ed. J. Slezak, '38Ed., American Red to get back to a college town, the
Cross examiner and assistant at In- Ann Arbor hills and beer just don't
tramural sports, supervised the course compare with the New Hampshire
and tests with the help of Roland stuff' .< .
Iigerson of Ann Arbor; Maujrice Hewitt was a featured student a-
eizen, '40; Seymour Haber,' Grad.; Hrwitthwarture s e- Robert Marshal, 2, of Chicago, who
Larry Luoto, '40Ed.; Howard Ma's- tor with the Dartmouth Players be- survived an operation on his eye
chalk, '41E; and Cala Laboritz, '39Ed., o emgu a ed tontpwthiAl- for glioma, a rare and deadly tumor
Who are all qualified examiners. d elight and n Flate"Aine hi- of the eye, is shown above. His case
Two, Ann Arbor boys, Hal C. Whit- It'' Det" dishsimilar to that of Baby Helaine
temore and Lawrence Tutak, were tyn." He Wa o a -Colan of Chicago, threatened with
proflcient enough to pass the tests. ter don rh a wcomany for death or blindness by the ailment.
The class also turned out three wom- their London run which starts this
en lifesavers: Frances Gaar, '41; June month,' but accepted the Ann Arbor
Richter, '39Ed.; and Martha Ann appearance instead. W o S d
Reed, '40. ,
Sixteen men students complete the " "-
list of those who were successful. It L -brar O btains Pays Tribute
includes Jack R. Wolin, '40; Samuel y.
Solomon, '41; Darwin Nelson, '40M; Frenich Leaflets To Pr K ott
Lester W. Sperberg, '39; Herman Loh- *
man, '38; Robert A. Platt, '39; and
Daniel R. Ranney, '40E. D Bih TW R it A warm tribute to Prof. Thomas
Bob Newton, '41; Robert Bretland, . P oSzop e 8 Cee c A. Knott of the English department,
'39; Williai Beebe, '41; George John- Of Guizot Collection editor of the Middle English Dic-
$on, '41E; Lawrence Roth, '38; Sid- tor io n the Myis ue
ney Polatin, '38; Edward Wetter, '39; The General Library has recentlyionary is contained in the May issu
William Horan, '38; and Norman of Word Study, a publication of G.
Kewley, '40, complete the list. aC & C. Merriam Co., publishers of Web-
Anyone mentioned in the above list of pamphlets which were gathered by ster's Dictionary, in the form of an
who desires either a pin or emblem the celebrated French historian and'
or both should contact iiss Josephine statesman, Francois Guizot, Dr. Wil article by Prof. HarAin Craig, head
Davis, executive secretary of the local of the English department of Stan-
s, eecuivesece ay o ocaliam W. Bishop, Librarian announced
Red Cross chapter, Room 407 Wol- ford University.
verine Bldg. yesterday. aProfessor Knott, who was the gen-
The collection of 68 volumes was eral editor of Webster's New Iterna-
Freshman Honor largely formed by Guizot in prepara- tional Dictionary and is one of the
tion for his great work on the history foremost scholars in the country in
Group Picks Heads of France. Many of the pamphlets, his field, established the Philological
____Dr. Bishop said, reflect his interest Quarterly with Professor Craig in
New officers were elected last Sun- during t1e period when he was Prime 1922. In the article Professor Craig
day at the regular business dinner Minister under Louis-Philippe, King praised his former colleague as "a
a meeting of Phi Etar Sigmaesmdn of France from 1830 to 1848. great linguist and a thinker about
men P E g freshmen linguistic problems, a grammarian, a
fIcers are Jack Harwood, '41E, presi- The earliest pamphlets date from distinguished student of his mother
livers are Jack Harwod, '41E, presi- 1769 and the latest 1862 with a ma- tongue, and an authority in a broad
dient; Fred Howarth, '41E, vice-presi- jority of them from th period be- field of English literature."
dent; Robert Beals, '41E, secretary; tween 1814-1850. Most of the 68
and Almon Copley, '41L, historian volumes contain 10 or more pamph- No man in my acquaintance ever
Pnder the newly installed officers, lets, got the concept and spirit of research
Unegroupheleedyont-goingipres, Ma omore exactly right than Thomas A.
the group elected out-going presi- Many of the pamphlets deal with Knott has it," Professor Craig writes.
dent Donald Diem, '40E, and out- French political and foreign' affairs "Scholarship for him is a search for
going treasurer, John Stone, '40E, and relations with Italy and Egypt. significant truth.. Research is a thing
advisors. The collection. Dr. Bishop ex- to be believed in, but it is also a game
Both the in-coming and out-going plained, was purchased from the Den- and an adventure to be played. Re-
officers emphasized the fact that the ison Memorial Book Fund received by search means to him also method and
olganization intends to occupy a more bequest from the late Charles A. exactitude. He has a passion for
prominent and active position on the Denison of Argenta, Ill. truth and for getting the right word
camius from now on. In line with The pamphlets, which will be avail- in the right place, but he does not
this policy a float was entered in the able within a few days, have been fumble in mere perfectionism."
Michigras parade, and a picnic is al- arranged in the order of the catalog Speaking of the Middle English
so being held Sunday, May'15, in con- prepared by the bookseller, Dr. Dictionary now in process of forma-
rection with Alpha Lambda Delta, Bishop pointed out. For, he said, it tion under Professor Knott's direc-
Women's Freshmen Honor Society. proved impossible to arrange them in tion, Professor Craig says, "That
either chronological or topical order, project may not seem important to
SPHINX TO MEET since many of the volumes contain the ill-informed, but for those of us
Sphinx will meet at noon today in pamphlets ranging in date over half who labor in the illimitable field of
the Union. Paul Brickley will speak a century, i while others contain the humanities, it is simply the most
on "My Quick Climb To Success, or pamphlets issued within a period of necessary, the most desirable thing
How I Conquered the World." two years. in the learned world. Such a dic-
tionary is vastly important also to
the modern world . Knott will do a
I I good job. He will get it right. Let
assifed Directory us, for personal, professional, and
cultural reasons, wish him every suc-
_ cess, and let us help him all we tan!
Whether the current world knows the
FOR SALE LOST: Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity value of an undertaking or not or the
FOR SALE: Antique glass dolls and pin at Michigras Saturday. If found labor' and pain that go into its per-
furniture--some stamps and Indian please call 7142. Reward. 523 formance, does not matter in the
relics. 1430 Granger. 519 , least; and Knott knows this. He
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Univers y Copy receied at the office of the sistant to the President
until x: 30; ii 00 a m. on Saturday:

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VOL. XLVII. No. 158
Student Tea: President and Mrs.
Ruthven will be at home to students
Wednesday from 4 to 6 p.m.
Note to Seniors, June Graduates,
and Graduate Students: Please file
application for degrees or any spe-
cial certificates (i.e. Geology Certifi-
cate, Journalism Certificate, etc.) at
once if you expect to receive a de-
gree or certificate at commence-'
ment in June. We cannot guaran-
tee that the University will confer a
degree or certificate at commence-
ment upon any student who fails to'
file such application before the close
of business on Wednesday, May 18. If
application is received later than May
18, your degree or certificate may not,
be awarded until next fall.
Candidates for degrees or certifi-
cates may fill out card at once at
office of the secretary or recorder of
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Please do not delay, until the last
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greatly helped in this work by the'
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The filing of these applications does
not involve the payment of any fee
Shirley W. Smith.
To the Members of the University
Senate: There will be a meeting of,
the University Senate on Monday,j
May 16, at 4:15 p.m. in Room C,;
Haven Hall.
Louis, A. Hopkins, Sec'y.t

N.Y.A. Students: Students who have
not returned their N.Y.A. Student In-
quiry, please do so before May 15.
Modification of Rules Governing
Participation in Public Activities. Ef-
fective September, 1938.
Participation in Public Activities:
Participation in a public activity is,
defined as service of any kind on a
committee or a publication, in a public
perfjrmance or a rehearsal, or in
holding office or being a candidate
for office in a class or other student
organization. This list is not intended
to be exhaustive, but merely is indica-
tive of the character and scope of the
activities included.
Certificate of Eligibility. At the be-
ginning of each semester and summer
session every student shall be con-
clusively presumed to be ineligible for
any public activity until his eligibility,
is affirmatively established (a) by
obtaining from the Chairman of the
Committee on Student Affairs, in the
Office of the Dean of Students, a writ-
ten Certificate of Eligibility. Partici-
pation before the opening of the first
semester must be approved as at any
other time.
Before permitting any students to
participate in a. public activity (see
definition of Participation above),
the chairman or manager of such
activity shall (a) require each appli-
cant to present a certificate of eligibil-
ity, (b) sign his initials on the back
of such certificate and (c) file with
the Chairman of the Committee on
Student Affairs the names of all those
who have presented certificates of
eligibility and a signed statement to
exclude all others from participation.
Certificates of Eligibility for the
first semester shall be effective until
March 1.
Probation and Warning. Students'
on probation or the warned list are
forbidden to participate in any public

in his first semester of residence may
be granted a Certificate of Eligibility.
A freshman; during his second se-
mester of residence, may be granted a
Certificate of Eligibility provided he
has complete 15 hours or more of work
with (1) at least one mark of A or B
and with no mark of less than C, or
(2) at least2 1:times as many honor
points as hours and with no mark of
E. (A-4 points, B-3,t C-2, D-1,
Any student in his first semester
of residence holding rank above that
of freshman may be granted a Certifi-
cate of .Eligibility if he was admitted
to the University in good standing.
Eligibility, General. In order to re-
ceive a Certificate of Eligibility a stu-'
dent musts have earned at least 12
hours of academic credit in the pre-
ceding semester, or six hours of aca-
demc credit, in the preceding summer
session, with an average of at least]
C, and have at least a C average for
his entire academic career.
Unreported grades and grades of
X and I are to be interpreted as E un-
til removed in accordance with
University regulations.
Students otherwise eligible, who in
the preceding semester or summer
session received less than a C aver-
age, but with no grade of E, or grade
interpreted as E in the preceding
paragraph, may appeal to the Com-
mittee on Student Affairs for special
Special Students. Special students
are prohibited from participating in
any public activity except by special
permission of the Committee on Stu-
dent Affairs.
Extramural Activities. Students who
are ineligible to participate in public

activities within the University are
prohibited from taking part in other
activities of a similar nature, except
by special permission of the Commit-
tee on Student Affairs.
Physical Disability. Students ex-
cused from gymnasium work on ac-
count of physical incapacity are for-
bidden to take part in any public
activity, except by special permission
of the Committee on Student Affairs.
In order to obtain such permission, a
student may in any case be required
to present a written recommendation
from the University Health Service.
General. Whenever in the opinion of
the Committee on Student Affairs, or
in the opinion of the Dean of the
school or college in which the student
is enrolled, participation in a public
activity may be detrimental to his
college work, the committee may de-
cline to grant a student the privilege
of participation in such act-ivity.
Special Permission. The special per-
mission to participate in public activi-
(Continued on Page 4)
.TAG DAY, May 13

* 1938 Dramatic Season *
MAY 16 throuh JUNE 18
$2.50 $3.60 $4.80 $6.60
Box-Office Open from 10 AM. to 6 P.M
Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre
Telephone 6300

First Year. No freshman


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