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January 13, 1938 - Image 5

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JAN. 13, 1938


Moping On The Mall
By Meandering Minnie
The ugly head of Finals Fear, that disease known especially to Michigan,
has been seen lately. People, it seems, feel that they ought to study instead
- of playing basketball. For not too many games
v I Phave been played this week. And here they have
B1 that nice freshly painted floor! Monday, Alpha Chi
- LOmega, with only five players, was defeated by
Jordan, which had a full team of six. On the
- winning side were Dorothy Gardiner, Mary Rich-
ardson and Joan Bevington. Jane Wilson, Peggy
Pulte, Margaret Waterston and Virginia Allen
were among the cheerful losers.
Zeta Tau Alpha showed good sportsmanship
Tuesday by deciding to use only five players when
they found their opponent, Helen Newberry, had only that number. But
virtue was not rewarded in this case, for the score of the game was 33 to 3.
in favor of the dorm. Newberry's hard hitters (or are we thinking of
baseball?) included Jane Dunbar, Doree Thornhill, Eileen Boorsma, Ruth
Seekamp and Norma Curtis. And congratulations to Norma, the newly
appointed chairman of Assembly Ball.
Hardy Souls Ride Horses .. .
Fifteen brave people faced the elements Sunday morning when the tem-
perature was only ten above and went horseback-riding. Dorothy White, Lois
Gillen, Betty Hood and Ellen St. John were part of the
plucky few. However, swimming enthusiasts didn't have
quite enough courage to turn out in full force (or anywhere
near full force) for the club meeting yesterday. Marie
Brans, Lois Gillen, Harriet Britton and Helen Wolf were
the only ones who appeared.
The W.A.A. bowling alleys have been quite crowded . P
lately. Among the recruits have been Catherine Parsons,
Doris Cranmore, Beatrice Hopkins, Roberta Moore, Ger-
aldine Krueger and Marion Weiss. The faculty-major school tournament
has started this week, so there ought to oe much doing and great excitement
from now on.
Rifling also has attracted quite a few. Elizabeth Gross, Blanche Ander-
son, and Florence Dyer have been among those present. Florence recently
won the rifle tournament 'and here's orchids to her and sympathy to her
roommate if Florence ever gets mad.
Michigan certainly is trying its best to train us to be ferocious. Fencing
has also been attracting a goodly number. Buffy White, Nina Svidlo, Ruth
Field, Cecily Forrest, Katherine Taylor, Mildred Bos and Olga Dobosz have
all been prancing around Barbour Gym armed with the dagger like wea-
pons. Here's sympathy to their roommates, too, in case they should ever
be seized with fits of anger.
No Flowers For Friday's Ball...
You girls must get on the ball so you'll look pretty for the ball. (Not
the Foo, but the Interfraternity.) The committee has announced that no
corsages will be allowed for the dance, so it's up to you to look beautiful-
with no outside help in the way of orchids.
At 5 p.m. today, the Ann Arbor Independents will hold a meeting to

Zone 7 Women
To Be Honored
At W.A.A. Tea
Affair To Be Held Friday;
Old-Fashioned Dancing,
TruckingWill Be Done
The women of Zone VII will be hon-
ored in the second of a series of teas
sponsored by the Women's Athletic
Association for the League House
zones, to be given at 4:15 p.m. Friday
in the W.A.A. Building, it was an-
nounced by Virginia Allen, '39, chair-
man. Women from all League houses,
however, are invited to attend.

New Bags Are Made In Unusual Shapes Assembly Ball
-- - ToBe March11

Petitioning Will Be Held

* **
Unique Afternoon And Evening
BagsTake Midseason Spotlight


March 11 has been selected as the
late for Assembly Ball, Norma Curtis
39, general chairman, announced
Petitioning for positions as com-
mittee chairmen and members will
ake place all day Tuesday and Wed-
nesday, Jan. 18 and 19, in the Un-
dergraduate Office of the League,
Miss Curtis said.
Interviewing is to be held from 3
to 5 p.m., Jan. 20 and 21, in the Coun-
cil Room of the League. Miss Curtis
aid that only those who petition for
chairmanships need to be interviewed.
She and the officers of Assembly Or-
ganization will compose the interiew-
ng committee.
Those positions open to petitioning
are assistant-chairmanship, chair-
manships of the ticket, finance, pub-
licity, program, music, decorations
and patrons committees and mem-
berships on the seven committees.


Iast week Zone VIII was especially
invited to the first of the teas. This Fitted Incognito Vanities
series is being given by the W.A.A. Are Featured In Novel I
to promote extra curricular activity in
the Women's Athletic Association for Shapes And Materials ;
the women in League houses.
Sally Kenny will do the calling for By JEANNE FOSTER
some old fashioned dancing and These purse manufacturers bear
Margaret Calkins, '40, will give an ex- watching! Here in the comparative
hibition of trucking with Betty Whit- calm of midseason they have pro-
ney, '38, at the piano. Miss Marie duced some ytime, afternoon and
Hartwig and Miss Laurie Campbell evening bags that are truly exciting.
will pour. For example, take that unusually1
Assisting Miss Allen with arrange- shaped alligator bag with its sides
ments for the tea are Ruth Hartman,I cut flaring from the bottom to the top,
'39, Virginia Mulholland, '39, Mary and the French suede purse with two
May Scoville, '40Ed, Harriet Sharkey, long diamond's of suede for top and
'40, and Ruth Smith, '40. bottom and four big squares for the
The idea of having the series of sides.
teas honoring a different zone each A neat crocodile pouch is made with
time, was formulated at a meeting of a wide bottom and decidedly roundedI
the executive council of the Women's corners, while a sister purse goes it
Athletic Association and the athletic one further and has two pancakes for
managers of the League houses. Mary sides and a top string handle. The
Martin. '40, is the athletic manager sides of one alligator bag are con-
of Zone VII. tinued into a handle which is long

Antique brocade makes very sophis- S
ticated case and pouch styles. One
pouch has a jeweled frame and ai
short strap handle in back. Another
case fastens with a jeweled snap and
still another has a gold plated framea
and many hand compartments. n
Rhinestones Decorate Antelope l
The muff bag has not disappeared,
but comes out now in black and white
rhinestones with zippered openings.
Soft antelope is gathered into an an-
telope-covered frame and is decorated
with a rhinestone clasp.C
Many vanities come thoroughly fit-
ted. Witness the new incognito cases I:
of French or rayon brocade. They
have positively fantastic shapes and
open up completely showing compact,
lipstick, mirror and coin purse.
Kid, velvet, petit point and sequins
have been utilized for the making of
many other styles of evening bags.
There is a bag for every dress and to
match many pairs of shoes.
Ann Arbor independents
To Meet At 5 P.M. Today
The Ann Arbor Independents will
hold an important meeting at 5 p.m.
today in the League, Betty Notley, '38,
president, announced. '
The activities of the League will be
discussed, and the new plan of co-
operating with the League houses in
their activities will be explained. All
independent women living in private
homes in Ann Arbor are urged to at-

A lien-Rumrsey
'Ballet Fresh'
After weeks of practice the Ballet
Fresh of . Allen-Rumsey House is
ready to give its scheduled perfor-
mance during the intermission of the
'lance to be given by the dormitory
Saturday in the small ballroom of
the Union, Mademoiselle Foo Foo and
her Dormettes announced yesterday.
The interpretative ballet will fea-
ture a Persian Market scene and in-
terpret each succeeding event in the
scene with a solo and set of intricate
steps. Regular ballet costumes and
shoes are to be used by the boys. The
Ballerina, Robert Hague, '41, will
solo for a snake-hip dance and an
interpretation of the juggler act.I
During other intermissions anf
adagio dance, a fan dance and a
Helen Morgan song rendition will be
presented. Robert Ellis, '40, and John
O'Hara, ,41, will give impersonations
of women throughout the evening.
Bob Steinle and his orchestra will
play for the dance, which is to be
semi-formal. A prize will be offered,
to the best dancing couple.

enough to slip over the arm.
Python Sets Are Elegant
Envelope styles continue to occupy
an important position for shopping,
business and school. Probably this is
because they can hold so much and
still lie flat. One style has very square
corners and ,unusual leather decora-
tion on the front. Inside it has zip-
pered pockets, coin purse and un-
breakable mirror.
Python has been fashioned into
bag, shoe and belt sets which are
truly elegant. One python purse
' has a metal frame and a narrow strap
handle. The back of another wide
bottomed pouch snaps over onto the
Usually the handle is the chief dec-
oration used on purses. One suede
s bag apes the modern tendency for
heavy jewelry and sports a huge-
linked chain while others have wide
straps or heavily twisted rope handles.
Antique Brocade Smart
If you are saving money for a J-
( Hop formal and want just a little
something new for the Interfrater-
nity Ball, how about an evening bag?
Sparkling rhinestone bags abound
in all shapes and descriptions. One
bag has a white beaded background
and scattered rhinestones. It is tri-
angular and has a black laquered
frame and ring handle. Another tri-
angular beaded bag has a wide beaded
strap handle on top.

discuss faculty


teas, cooperation with League Houses and things. Betty
Notley,- Cecile Franking, Dorothy Hemingway, Virginia
Allmendinger, Florence McConkey, Betty Ayres and Lois
Gillen are usually on hand.
All the little glamour girls of Senior Society are going
to face a picture-taking ordeal today when they look
pleasant for the pages of the 'Ensian. Angel Maliszew-
ski, president, will no doubt be there, and others ex-
pected are Janet Karlson, Berta Knudson, Barb (Flash)
Lovell, Janet Groft and Marie Sawyer. The latter is
known in these parts for her dancing prowess.
Panhel convened as usual on Tuesday, and all
.iammed themselves into the costume room to carry on



their business. Fran Everard, Kay Taylor, Helen Jean Dean, Poodie Pom-
e'oy, Helen McRae, Carroll Adams, Phyl Bauer, Bar Heath, Stephanie Parfet
and Alys Pierce were there, among others. Harriet Shackleton, the worthy
president laid 'em in the aisles when she unwittingly announced that there
"would be no admittance" to the Fireside Hours. Sad case.
So much from Minnie the Mice this week.
Kappa Alpha Theta held a dean's Pi Beta Phi will give a dinner to-
dinner last night. The guests of hon- night honoring Miss Amy Burnham
or were Dean Alice Lloyd, Dean Jean- Onken, its grand president. Other
ette Perry, Mrs. Beryl Bacher and guests will be Dean Alice Lloyd, Mrs.
Miss Ethel McCormick. Beryl Bacher and Miss Jeanette Perry.




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