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THE MICHIGAN DAILY

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Pucksters

To Face MMaster University Six Tonight

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Who Isn't???
HO'S GOING to be the
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Like a railroad train grinding out,'
"ileinie Manush to play today," your
shoes crunch across the frozen snow
and echo, "Who's going to be the new
Coach?" ' People stop you on the
street, as you try to hide within an
inadequate collar and concern your-
self with a 45 grade' in Pol. Sci. and
put the inevitable poser: "Who', go-
(ng to be the new coach?" And you
fight "off a phobia, for their manner
of asking suggests sarcasm, their tone
contempt. You're not asked because
they think you might have the "in-
side," but because they think you're
i wise guy, and if you're such a wisen-
heimer, they want to hear more.
And you can't tell them any
more. All you know comes from
the papers, which intimates to-
day that George Veenker is your
juan, tomorrow that Ray Mor-
Ison is it. You search for Field-
ing H. Yost, but he isn't around,
. arousing the suspicion that may-
be he's already on the hunt.
someone whispers that Professor
Aigler left for the East this
mtorning. You make no effort to
Check on the report, being in a
frame of mind of not caring
whether he has or hasn't. Any-
body's guess is a good one.
All this rumor that Friedman's
name is on the dotted line, or that
Dorais' appointment is all set except
for a minor salary adjustment, slants
off from some peculiar angles. For
example, you go to Philadelphia as
early as last November and learn
that Ray Morrison will be the next
coavh at Michigan, and the Quakers
,tell you about it with a knowing wink,
and you mumble to yourself an old
saw about being so close to the forest
you can't see" the *.trees. Morrison's
dame, it .occurred later, gained mo-
1-entum from a Philly newspaperman
who used .to, work in Ann Arbor and
heard it from "reliable" 'sources here.
Now Morrison, you read in the
'afternoon papers, is awaiting'
Michigan interviewers. And you
hear further that he isn't the
panacea Michigan seeks because
he's schooled in the "Michigan
tradition" of football, being a
protege of Dan McGugin, Yost's
brother-in-law, and thus not the
new blood needed. And for the
first time, you realize that foot-
ball systems, as well as blue eyes,I
big noses, run in the family.
!And while the merry battle rages,
:an AP report comes hurtling over the
teletype placing Ted Bank, a team-

Visitors Hope To Avenge
Last Season's Defeat;
Tilt Starts At 8 P.M.

ur VV1 au,...bunch of old dlog hides donated by i
Down Tuscaloosa way where they Washington's Huskies in 1926. and a
don't take nuthin' offtnobuddy, least Couger rug acrued from Washing-
of all Pacific Coast football teams, ton in 1931.
Southern blood has hit 212 degrees' Backing up the contention that
and is on the way up. the Tide will pick up right wherej

Trigon And A.T.O. Paired
In Contest For Water
Polo Championship
Alpha Tau Omega and Sigma Al-

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In the last home event on the l
Michigan athletic schedule for 1937n
the Varsity hockey team meets Mc-e
Master University of Hamilton, Ont.-
tonight at the Coliseum.I
- The game, which is set for 8 p.m., }
will be Michigan's fourth of. theo
current season and the Wolverinesa
will be out for their third win. p
Varsity Favored
From the showing it made againstr
Brantford A.C. Saturday, the MaizeY
and Blue looks to be the favorite h
against the Canadians in tonight's t
battle. The whole Michigan team1
was in excellent form against thea
Clubmen and emerged from the vic-f
tory in top physical shape.s
The line was clicking in fine shape
and the work of the defense showed
a great deal of improvement. Thea
forwards helped quite a bit in com-t
ing back to check the opponent'sn
wings and although Spike James hadI
31 saves to his credit he would have
had a much tougher evening if it
wasn't for this fact. .
McMaster is coming here in the ,
hope of avenging last year's de-
feat at Michigan hands. At that
time the visitors bowed to the tunec
of 6-3.
Line-up Is Same
Coach Eddie Lowrey will stand patv
on the line-up which defeated Brant-
ford. The forwards will again bes
Smack Allen, at the face off position,_
Gib James and Johnny Fabello
wings, Burt Smith and Capt. Bob
Simpson on the blue line and Spikej
James minding the nets.
Only one man will be missing. Ev-'
erett Doran, second line center is
still out with a broken bone in his
left hand. Excepting Doran, Lowrey
will have his regular alternates. Les
Hillberg will take over at center and
Ed Chase and Al Chadwick will flank
him.
The Probable Line-Up
Michigan McMaster
E. James........G........Martin
Smith.......... D ............Leal
Simpson ......... D ...... McAdam
Allen ............ C ...........Kent {
Fabello ......... W ..........Burt
G. James ........ W . . ....... Wilson
Alternates, Michigan:
Chase,'Chadwick, Hillberg.
McMaster: Boyd, Hurt, Wenford.
Stuart.

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Honor is at stake. Itinerant
Yankee Peddlers are preparing to
eave the Southland before they are
measured for a suit of tar and feath-
ers. Duelling pistols and fans are
getting oiled.
The pernicious rumor which has
Dixie riled up isn't discussed in front
of the women-folk. In strictly stag
affairs it causes strong men to turn
pale with rage.
Alabama, Gentlemen, Alabama is'
rated as under-dog (and smile when
you say that). The Yankee press
has intimated that there is a chance
that the mighty Crimson Tide might
lose when they invade the Rose Bowl
at Pasadena, Calif., New Year's Day
for the fifth time to play the Univer-
sity of California.
Undefeated Alabama, the team
with the heritage of three victories
and one tie in four trips to the Bowl,
the roster that once bore the im-
mortal names of John Mack Brown,
Dixie Howell, Don Hutson, Riley
Smith and countless others.
A man might as well believe that a
certain cigar chewing, ex-harness
salesman by the name of Grant
whipped Marse Robert in '65, that
Beauregard once had twoswivel
chairs shot out from under him.
Its absurd, this under-dog stuff,I
and everybody knows it. On Jan. 2
1938, eleven California Bear hides
will be collecting moths right alongI
with a brace of Stanford Indian
scalps picked up in '27 and '35
Phi Delts And
Chi Psis Lead
I-M Wrestling
Each Place Give Men In
Tonight's Finals; Torn
Harmon Meets McKay
Phi Delta Theta and Chi Psi led
the way into the final round of the
interfraternity wrestling meet, each
qualifying five men in the prelimi-
naries held last night at the Field
House. The finals will be held to-
night at 7:30 p.m.
Because of the large number of en-
tries in the 125, 135, 145, and 155
pound divisions, semi-finals will also
be held tonight.

Howell and Hutson left off in 1935
when they thumped a Stanford team,
featuring "Bones" Hamilton and

Bobby Grayson. 29-13, are some of pha Epsilon battled their way into
the soundest football bruisers below the finals of the interfraternity swim-
the Mason-Dixon. ming league last night at the I-M
Heading up the list is All-American: pool when they both won hotly con-
guard. Capt. Leroy Monsky, "Mad tested meets.
Monk" of the Bams, who can do A.T.O. defeated Psi Upsilon 34 to
everything with a football but eat it, 27 and S.A.E. beat Chi Phi 35 to 26.
Joe Kilgrow, another All-Star per- The finals will be held at 5 p.m. Wed-
former at half who can pass 'em, nesday afternoon at the I-M pool and
catch 'em and kick 'em and second will be followed by the finals in the
string wing, Sammie Sanford, the! water polo. Trigon and A.T.O. are
boy with the magic toe, who gave .the two contenders for the title.
Alabama a three point edge over The A.T.O.-Psi U. meet was un-
Tulane and Vanderbilt. Besides those decided until the final two events,
boys there is the remainder of a the diving and medley relay. Mal
heavy-caliber football team which Lang and Bill Gabriel finished one-
will cause California a very large af- two in the diving and A.T.O. added
ternoon indeed. the relay to clinch the victory after

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Welding the whole thing into a for-
midable grid machine is onetime All-
Star coach, Frank Thomas, ably as-
sisted by Henry "Hank" Crisp and
Harold "Red" Drew. "Alabama an
under-dog? Ambrose fetch the rope-
thars goin' to be a lynchin.'"
Varsity-Dartmouth
Tickets Unavailable
Students who plan to attend the
Michigan-Dartmouth game at White
Plains, N.Y., on Dec. 20 must obtain
their tickets at the scene of the
game as they are not available here,
the athletic office announced yester-
day.
Prices for the game follow: 55 cents
for end bleachers on the floor; 75
cents for side bleachers on the floor;
$1.10 for fixed seats in- the balcony;
and $1.65 for box seats in the bal-

they had trailed all the way. Phil
Haughey and Dick Kurtz kept Psi U
in the race with firsts in the 50 yard
free-style and back stroke but the all-
around strength of the A.T.O. won
the match. Tom Colbridge, who won
the 25 free style event in fast time,
was another A.T.O. individual star.
Bob Campbell, free-styler and Har-
ry Howell, backstroker, won firsts for
S.A.E. and proved to be the stars in
defeating Chi Phi. The Chi Phis
were in the meet until the back stroke
when Howell and Stu Wade came in
first and second, Howell finishing in
.the good time of 14.4 seconds. John
Moser won the 50 yard sprint and
Berry Ratliff the breast stroke for
Chi Phi.

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mate of Kipke's and now Idaho coach,
on the list of lotential candidates for
the job, because he didn't renew his
contract yesterday. It's as good a
reason as any. And you rub .your
tired eyes, contemplate the Christ-
mas recess with expectant delirium,l
and decide that, in the next four days,
you-ll face with a smile:
"Who's going to be the new coach?"
And reply "Who isn't???" '

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AN OPEN NOTE to the booers
at the Michigan State bas-
ketball game Saturday night: It's
small time to boo an opposing
player walking off 'the floor as
you did Callahan, the Spartan
guard. The local escutcheon is
badly enough stained as a result
of the football situation to have
the charge of unsportsmanlike
conduct flung at us ...
Dixie Walker, new Detroit Tiger
outfielder, carries a hairpin in his hip
pocket for luck . . . Goalie Mike Ka-
rakas of the Chicago Blackhawks
speaks English, French, Italian and
Polish and sometimes combines them
all when a puck scoots by him ... Joe'
Louis received 40 G's for those four
movie shorts he made, but he la-
ments the fact that Maxie Rosen-
bloom probably has an acting edge on
him ..
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s BeginiIn what will undoubtedly be the
Cagers feature match of tonight's program.
Tom Harmon, the frosh grid star
Eastern Trek from Phi Delta Theta will meet Chi
IPsi'sNeil McKay. McKay was one'
of the outstanding performers on
OnWednesday last night's program, throwing all his
opponents with ease.
Joe Kenicott of Chi Psi, last year's
It's Eastward ho for Michigan's17ponchmiwlldfdhs
basketball team this Christmas with title againsthTmpRo of Delt
four games scheduled before the ca- Theta.
gers return home to spend a brief Jack Brown of Chi Psi will face
Yuletide holiday. A two game tour Lou Hoffman of Phi Delta Theta and
will follow the advent of the New Phil Laux, another Phi Delt, will
Year with two class teams of this Phile withnCherkPhit ,win
sectr poviingtheoppsiton. tangle with Chuck Whittemore, in!
sector providing the opposition. the 125 pound semi-finals. These
The team will leave Ann Arbor matches will open tomorrow's pro-
tomorrow night bound for Akron, gram.
Ohio, wlere they will meet the home The 145 pound semi-finals will find
town University five on Thursday John Chapman of Psi Upsilon pitted
night. against Dave Black of Alpha Kappa
A long over-night trip takes them Lambda, and Dave Fleming of Alpha
to College Park, Md., for a game with Tau Omega meeting Dave Strong of
the University of Maryland on Fri- Sigma Nu.
day night, Dec. 17. Dave Hunn, ex-varsity pole vault
A holiday week-end follows, but star from Phi Delta Theta, who de-
activities will be resumed again on throned Fletch Platt of Chi Psi, last
Monday, Dec. 20, this time in White 'year's winner, faces Al Andrews of
Plains, N.Y., where the quintet meets Delta Upsilon in a 155 pound semi-
one of the class outfits of the East, final, while Tom Aye of Theta Chi,I
Dartmouth University. Both teams and Hank Sherman of Delta Upsilon
are on tour and will meet in White clash in the other bracket.
Plains for the game. From here the Maynard Cohen of Kappa Nu and
team will trek to Rochester, N.Y., for John Sinclair of Phi Delta Theta, are
a game with the University of Ro- the 118 pound survivors, while Bob;
chester on the following night, Dec. Barber of Theta Chi and John Mc-
21. This game will terminate the Lean of Chi Psi will meet for the 1651
cagers' activities in the East, the, team pound title.
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members returning to tneir respecuive
homes for Christmas vacation.
Competition resumes again in 1938,
New Year's night finding the five in
Toledo for a game with Toledo
University's tough aggregation.
Monday night, Jan. 3, the Wolver-
ines hit their strongest opponent of
the trip. It's Butler University again,
and the Indianapolis contingent can
invariably be counted on to put up a
stiff battle.
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Buffalo.
Canton.
Chicago
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6.15 Des Moines
8.30 Erie.
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7.85 Indianapolis
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