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THE MICHIGAN DAILY

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Edited and managed by students of the University of
Michigan under the authority of the Board in Control of
Student Publications.
Published every morning except Monday during the
jniversity year and Summer Session.
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eserved.
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econd class mail matter.
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$4.00; by mail, $4.50.
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Board of Editor#
MANAGING EDITOR............JOSEPH S. MATTES
EDITORIAL DIRECTOR...........TUURE TENANDER
CITY EDITOR ................IRVING SILVERMAN
William Spaller Robert Weeks Irvin Lisagor
Helen Douglas
NIGHT EDITORS:Harold Gain, Joseph Gies, Earl R.
Gilman, Horace Gilmore, S. R. Kleiman, Edward Mag-
dol, Albert May1o, Robert Mitchell, Robert Perlman
and Roy Sizemore.
SPORTS DEPARTMENT: Irvin Lisagor, chairman; Betsy
Anderson, Art Baldauf, Bud Benjamin, Stewart Fitch,
Roy Heath and Ben Moorstein.
WOMEN'S DEPARTMENT: Helen Douglas, chairman,
Betty Bonisteel, Ellen Cuthvert, Ruth Frank, Jane B.
Holden, Mary Alice MacKenzie, Phyllis Helen Miner,
Barbara Paterson, Jenny Petersen, Harriet Pomeroy,
Marian ,Smith, Dorothea Staebler and Virginia Voor-
hees.
Business Department
BUSINESS MANAGER ..............ERNEST A. JONES
CREDIT MANAGER ...................DON WILSHER
ADVERTISING MANAGER ....NORMAN B. STEINBERG
WOMEN'S BUSINESS MANAGER.......BETTY DAVY
WOMEN'S SERVICE MANAGER .. MARGARET FERRIES
Departmental Managers
Ed Macal, Accounts Manager; Leonard P. Siegelman,
Local Advertising Manager; Philip Buchen, Contracts
Manager; William Newnan, Service Manager; Mar-
shall Sampson, Publications and Classified Advertis-
ing Manager; Richard H. Knowe, National Advertising
and Circulation Manager.
NIGHT EDITOR: SAUL R. KLEIMAN
Friday's
Riot. . .
THE STUDENT RIOT Friday night
has so many ramifications that
we are at present withholding the bulk of our
comment.
Our general attitude as to the night's pro-
ceedings is "A plague on both your houses." The
police were at fault, but so were students. A cer-
tain merchant was also at fault.
A distinction should be pointed out between
police action last night and that in the Ann Ar-
bor Recreation Center picketing. Friday night
police were protecting property; last spring they
were acting contrary to the Wagner Labor Act.
We also wish to pose a question to City Attor-
ney Laird. "How does Friday night's mob, which
was of the type you said you liked, compare with
that at the Recreation Center last April 9?
"In deciding your answer you might run over
the comparative lists of injured."

Academic
Freedom. .
P ROFESSORS are the greatest en-
emies of academic freedom. This
unique view, which might well be called The
Great Collegiate Paradox, is set forth in the
current issue of Harpers by Donald Slesinger.
As one-time assistant professor of law and ex-
ecutive secretary of the Institute of Human Rela-
tions at Yale and then professor of law, Dean,
and chairman of the Science Research Com-
mittee at the University of Chicago, Mr. Sles-
inger is in a position to expose the pathos behind
the recurrent appearance of the issue of Ac-
ademic freedom.
His thesis is that professors used the slogan
of academic freedom as a weapon of reaction in
places where it was irrelevant; "where it was
relatively unimportant, they gave it lip service
but no cash; and where it really mattered their
opposition was open and bitter and unscrupu-
lous."
In many cases where the cry of academic free-
dom is raised, "the real issue is the violation
of the sacred tradition of security of tenure;
but that issue is too purely economic to provide
a rallying ground for public opinion."
"In the political and economic spheres aca-
demic freedom has been useful in preserving a
modicum of independence, but in these spheres
it is relatively unimportant. It isn't only Jerome
Davis who may go to Russia or Glenn Frank who
may vote Republican. You and I may do either
with impunity, and if we lose our jobs as a result
of our convictions we deserve as much support
from public opinion as they do."
What rights, if abrogated, would entitle a
professor to protest on the grounds of academic
freedom?
"The historic battle for academic freedom was
waged, not so much to give the scientist the
right to vote, as to give him the right to dis-
sent in his own field. The advancement of
science depends on the power of independent
thought and the denial of authority."
Mr. Slesinger criticizes the defense that is
usually raised by professors when some of their
number art threatened with a true interference
with progressivism as in the Walgreen episode
at the University of Chicago. "Instead of pro-
claiming the professors' right to their convictions
they wanted to build up an impressive case
proving that they had no convictions. Faculty
association with the Republican party, the Chi-
cago Rotary Club, and the Christian Church
was to be played up while anything that smelled
of left of center was not to be suppressed but
voluntarily enjoined."
"The Walgreen episode at the University of
Chicago ended, it is true, in a complete vic-
tory for freedom, but the battle was won in
spite of the half-hearted and ambivalent sup-
port the faculty gave the president.
"If Mr. Gallup had taken a poll a week or two
after the story broke I am confident that a clear
majority would have favored the sacrifice of the
professors under fire."
"The professor is paid to discover and teach
the truth, and complete freedom of thought is
essential to the performance of his duty. That
freedom must be protected, even from the pro-
fessor himself."

IT SEEMS
TO ME
By Heywood Broun
"Everybody talking about Heaven am' gwine
there." So runs the spiritual. And so runs the
world, for there are those who prate of liberty,
extol freedom, dedicate themselves to democracy
and yet move precisely in the opposite direction.
Some of these days Gocs chillun are going to
put on their shoes and walk all over God's heav-
en, but in a world of false prophets they must
weigh not only the words but ,the inward grace
of those who would lead the way.
And most of all we must fear those who give
lip service to the fight against Fascism and still
take up the very weapon which Hitler and Mus-
solini used in their drive toward power. Der
Fuehrer and Il Duce diverted attention by set-
ting goblins and ghosts to dancing. They be-
fogged the electorate with a mist of ectoplasm
and behind this screen they crawled into the
seats of the mighty. These witch doctors of the
western world caused the apparitions of their
own creation to clank dolefully and then cried
out, "We alone can exorcise these evil spirits."
They Use His Very Words.
And practitioners of the same sort of black
magic parade before us in America. Oh, yes;
they hate Hitler and his works, but they use his
very words and generously adopt his devices.
Hardly had I expected to hear again about
"The nationalization bf women." Fascism has
made its women no more than krine set to the
task of bearing calves for the munitions market.
There was an Italian mother who lost her
three sons in the crusade to bring civilization
to Ethiopia, and Mussolini honored her in the
course of a great review. He patted her cheek.
Perhaps he gave her a lump of sugar.
The Fascist leaders frightened the middle
classes by pretending to believe that the trade
unionists were about to murder each peaceful
citizen in his bed on the first night the moon
dipped below the clouds. And here we have
those who profess to abhor the Nazi chief and
all his works, and yet play his game by labeling
every progressive movement in labor as a Red
menace.
The very spinal cord of democracy lies in the
faith that government must serve the needs and
necessities of the masses of mankind. I am not
contending that the voice of each passing ma-
jority is the voice of God. Dicussion, debate,
reconsideration and change of mind all are es-
sential to democratic procedure. But if small
entrenched groups can consistently defy the will
of the many, the men and women who celebrate
such rule are Fascists no matter if their protes-
tations rise to heaven.
* * * *
The Masses Want Democracy
I look through the headlines and I see, "Armed
Band Wrecks Strike Headquarters," "Mayor
Bans Outside Agitators," "Judge Warns Police
Against Codling," "Chamber of Commerce Asks
Strong Hand." Are these a proper part of the
record of democracy?
There have been those who stood in crowded
halls and earned applause by beating the breast
and declaring against all 'foreign isms," and
many of these very men are the instigators of
"citizens committees" and espionage and "Save
America" societies.
But the masses of America want democracy
and will have it. God's chillun will put on their
shoes and dance all over God's heaven. Some of
these days.
On Th- Level
By WRAG
Well, Michigan threatened yesterday, but so
did the weather.

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However, there were some consolations for
Michigan after the game was over. The home
team converted more points after touchdown
than State did. The only trouble was that Mich-
igan didn't score enough touchdowns.
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Another consolation can be found in the fact
that Johnny Pingel won't be back again until
next year. The team managed to stop most of
his runs so that he only averaged about eight
yards each time he carried the ball, but they
couldn't do anything about his ability to hit a
thin dime in the middle each time he touched the
ball.

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3. Introduction of new members of
professorial rank.-
4. Report of the nominating com-
mittee. The committee consists of:t
Prof. John G. Winter, Chairman.s
Prof. Verner W. Crane.
Prof. Theophil H. Hildebrandt.
Prof. Ora S. Duffendack.-
Prof. Warner G. Rice.
5. Election:
a. Members on the Executive
Committee to succeed Professors
George R. La Rue and C. F. Remer,
whose terms of office have expired.
The period of the new appointments
will be three years.
b. Members of the Library Com-
mittee to succeed
1. Prof. Louis I. Bredvold as rep-
resentative of Group I.
2. Prof. Max Handman, repre-i
sentative at large.
6. Reports:
a. Executive Committee, by Prof.
George R. La Rue.
b. Executive Board of the Graduate
School by Prof. Peter Field.
c. Advisory Committee on Univer-
sity Affairs, by Prof. Arthur S. Aiton
d. Deans' Conference, by Dean E.
H. Kraus
c. Administrative Board, by As-
sistant Dean W. R. Humphreys.
f. Academic Counselors, by Prof
E. A. Walter.
g. Statistics on freshman enroll-
ment by Registrar Ira M. Smith.
7. Announcements and new busi-
ness.
8. The Honors Degree Program in
Liberal Arts will be a special order
of business for the November meet-
ing.
Concert
Carillon Recital: Wilmot F. Pratt,
University Carillonneur, will give a
recital on the Charles Baird Carillon
in the Burton Memorial Tower, Sun-
day evening, Oct. 3, at 7:30 o'clock.
Lectures
University Lecture: Einar Gjerstad,
Director of the Swedish Academy in
Rome will lecture on the subject,
"Excavations in Cyprus," on Friday,
Oct. 8, 4:15 p.m. in the Natural Sci-
ence Auditorium. The public is cor-
dially invited.
Illustrated Lecture: On "Dutch
Art" by Prof. Alphons P. A. Voren-
camp, West Gallery, Memorial Hall,
Monday, Oct. 4, 4:30 p.m. Free to
Art Association members and Univer-
sity students.
University Lecture. Dr. Edward J.
Dent, Professor of Music, Cambridge
University, will lecture on the sub-
Gone Frorever
THE DECLINE of a kind of under-
graduate life that may be sug-
gested by a few words from its special
vocabulary - the college life of
"studes," "f r o s h," "profs," "old
grads," "prexy" and general siss-
boom-ah-may be viewed with alarm
in the most remote and retarded of
fresh-water colleges. Elsewhere the
rah-rah days (which the older East-
ern universities began to outgrow a
generation ago) are already the mer-
est remembrance of childish things;
the days when college letters entirely
covered the chest of a heavy turtle-
neck sweater, and a bulldog pipe with
class numerals and the "frat" pin also
stuck out like a sore thumb, the lat-
ter sometimes, in extreme cases, but-
toning back the turned-up front of
a wide-brimmed pork-pie hat.
Class distinctions of any sort seem
to be blurring, a freshman and, a
sophomore with similar backgroun
and tastes often becoming thick as
thieves, according to Dean Gauss of
Princeton in a recent magazine ar-
ticle.
It is beginning to be suspected on
all sides. that, among other things,

a college or university is a vantage
point from -which the life of one's
times and its deepest background
may be studied purposefully for four
years or more, rendering unto the
football team the regular yells that it
is accustomed to, but no longer fear-
ing general ideas and scholarship as
unfitting young men for life.
--N.Y. Herald-Tribune.
RADIOJ
By JAMES MUDGE
SHE MAGIC KEY of RCA presents
John Charles homas and Lin-
ton Wells as guests at 2 with WLW
carrying this popular Sunday after-
noon show. Rosalind Russell and
James Stewart, both of the movies,
star in the premiere of the CBS Sil-
ver Theatre-the production is "First
Love," the station, WJR, and the
time, 5.
Guy Lombardo, the man with the
sobby saxophones, does the Bond
Bread turn at 5:30 via WJR-
Brother Carmen takes this oppor-
tunity to air his new tunes, both good
and bad . .. Gene Austin, and his

ject "History of the Fugue" Thurs- d
day afternoon, Oct. 7, at 4:15 p.m. e
in Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre. This w
lecture given for music students is t
open to the public, and all those in-
terested are invited without admis-
sion charge. f
Charles A. Sink, President.b
Events Of Today
The Graduate Outing Club willr
meet at Lane Hall at 2:30 p.m. Sun-C
day, Oct. 2, for the first trip to thea
Island. Baseball, football; picnic t
supper and fireside chat at the fire-a
place. All Graduate students arei
cordially invited.
The first Sunday evening supper in
the schedule planned by the Inter-
national Council for Round Table
kIiscussion will be held this eveningI
in Room 116 at the International
Headquarters at 6 p.m. All foreignI
students in the University and Ameri-I
can students interested in interna-t
tional affairs are cordially invited to
be present. A 25c supper will be
served.
The Philippine-Michigan Club at
the University of Michigan will hold
its first meeting of the year at 2 p.m.j
on Sunday, Oct. 3 on the second floor<
of Lane Hall. The election of officers
and very important plans will be dis-I
cussed, and for these reasons it is im-
perative that all members be present.
The organizational meeting of the
Palestine Club will be held on Sun-
day afternoon at the Hillel Founda-
tion. All students are cordially in-
vited. The Foundation is located on
the corner of E. University and Oak-
land Avenues.
Pop-Concerts: The first in a series
of Pop-Concerts will be given Sunday
afternoon at 3 o'clock at the Hillel
Foundation.
Members Omega Psi Phi Fraternity,
meeting, Sunday at 5 p.m. Room 302
in the Michigan Union.
Lutheran Student Club will meet in
Zion parish Hall, corner of Fifth Ave.
and Washington St. Sunday at 5:30
p.m. Supper will be served at 6 p.m.
Student Pastor H. O. Yoder and Pas-
;or E. C. Stellhorn will be the speak-
ers. Every Lutheran Student on this
campus is urged to be present.
Coming Events
The President's Reception for For-
eign Students will be held at the
Michigan League, Wednesday, Oct.
6, at 8 o'clock. All -foreign students
in the University are cordially invited
to be present. They will find this a
pleasant occasion on which to meet
their deans and advisors, and the
members of the International Council.
Frank Robbins, Assistant to the
President.
Tryouts for the editorial, business or
reporting staff of the Hillel News, of-
ficial publication of the Hillel Foun-
dation, report at the Foundation at
4:30 p.m. on Monday. The Founda-
tion is located on the corners of E.
University and Oakland Avenues.
Carnival In Flanders: The box of-'
fice will be open at the following
hours:
Thursday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-8:30
p.m.
There will be a matinee Friday at
3:15 p.m. All seatsare reserved.
Phone 6300.
Junior Research Club: The Octob-
er meeting will be held on Tuesday,
Oct. 5, at 7:30 p.m., in Room 2083
Natural Science Building.
There will be a business meeting
following which Prof. Arthur E.
Woodhead of the Zoology Depart-
ment will talk on "Recent Research

in the Field of Human Parasitic Pro-
tozoa."
Women's Research Club: Import-
ant meeting, Monday, Oct. 4, at 7:30
p.m., 3024 Museums Bldg. Constitu-
tional revision to be considered.
Phi Sigma Society: The first meet-
ing of the year will be held on Wed-.
nesday, Oct. 6, at 8 p.m. in Room 2116
Natural Science Building. Dr: Henry
van der Schalie of the University Mu-
seums will speak on "A conchologist
attempts to keep ahead of progress."
Visitors are invited.
University Men and Women: A
dancing class for beginners will meet
in the Michigan League ballroom at
7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 5.
Intermediate class will meet the
same place at 8:15 p.m. Those wish-
ing to join either class report at the
ballroom.
Sigma Rho Tau: All active and
past members of the Stump Speakers'
Society of Sigma Rho Tau should be
present at a general meeting to be
held Tuesday evening, Oct. 5, at 7:30
p.m., in Room 214 W. Eng. Important
plans for the. coming year must be
made. Please be prompt.

dents Guild House, 503 E. Huron, this
evening. Professor Weaver's topic
will be, "A College Student's Prepara-
ion for Christian Living."
Ann Arbor Friends (Quakers): The
irst Friends' meeting this fall will
be held at the Michigan League at
5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3. Meeting for
worship, followed by reports of the
Friends World Conference and the
regional conference at Wilmington,
Ohio, by members of our group who
attended. Cafeteria supper. All in-
terested are welcome. New students
and faculty members are particularly
invited.
Arthur Dunham, Clerk,
1217 W. Huron St.
(Ann Arbor 2-3085).
First Congregational Church, Wil-
liam and State.
10:45: Service of worship. Sermon
by the new pastor, Dr. Leonard A.
Parr. His subject will be the "Way
to Go."
6:00: Student Fellowship. Prof. S.
A. Courtis will speak. His subject
will be "Personal Discipline.',
Stalker Hall. Student Class at 9:45
a.m. Prof. John L. Brumm of the
journalism department will lead the
discussion.
Wesleyan Guild Meeting at 6 p.m.
Dr. C. W. Brashares will speak on
"How Do Men Believe In God?"
Fellowship hour and supper fol-
lowing the meeting.
First Methodist Church: Morning
worship at 10:40 a.m. Dr. C. W. Bra-
shares will preach on "Of Justice."
First Presbyterian Church: Meet-
ing at The Masonic Temple, 327 S
Fourth Ave.:
10:45 a.m., "Beyond Good and
Evil" is the subjeet of Dr. W. P.
Lemon's sermon at the morning wor-
ship service. Music by the student
choir under the direction of Prof. E.
W. Doty of the School of Music. The
musical numbers will be as follows:
Organ Prelude, =Liebster Jesu, Wir
Sind Hier" by Bach; Anthem, "Come
Holy Ghost by Palestrina Solo,
"Blessed are the Meek" by Ward-
Stephens.
5:30 p.m. Westminster Guild, stu-
group, supper and fellowship hour.
At the meeting which follows Prof.
Howard Y. McClusky and four upper
classmen: Florence McConkey, '38
Jeanette Lindsay, '38, Bill Morse, '38,
and Guy Orcutt '39, will speak on the
subject "If I Were a New Student." A
cordial invitation is extended to all
students of Presbyterian affiliations
and "their friends.
Harris Hall: Dean Alice Lloyd will
speak to the Episcopal Student Fel-
lowship Sunday evening at 7 p.m.
Refreshments will be served. All
Episcopal students and their friends
are cordially invited. Mr. Leach or
Mr. Lewis is available for student in-
terviews daily, Monday through Fri-
day at Harris Hall, 11-12 and 4-5, or
by appointment. Tea is served each
afternoon. Students are invited to
stop at Harris Hall for a cup of tea
any afternoon.
Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church:
Services of worship Sunday, Oct. 3
are: 8 a.m. Holy Communion, 9:30
a.m. Church School, 11 a.m. Kinder-
garten, 11 a.m. Holy Communion and
Sermon by The Rev. Henry Lewis.
Church Worship services in Trin-
ity Lutheran Church will be held at
10:30 a.m. with sermon by the pas-
tor, Rev. Henry O. Yoder. Lutheran
Student Club will meet in Zion Lu-
theran Parish Hall at 5:30 p.m. Sun-
day evening. Forum hour of the club
will follow the supper.
Unitarian Church, Sunday at 11
o'clock, Rev. H. P. Marley will speak
on "Earth Never Tires."

7:30 p.m., Liberal Students' Union.
Dr. Y. Z. Chang, Exchange Profes-
sor from the University of Nanking
vill speak on "Significance of the
Far East Conflict."
9:00 o'clock, Social Hour for stu-
dents.
The Christian Students' Prayer
Group will hold its initial meeting
for the year at the Michigan League
Building Sunday evening, Oct. 3 at
7:30 p.m. For room inquire at desk.
Everyone welcome.
Church of Christ (Disciples):
10:45 a.m., Morning worship, Rev.
Fred Cowin, minister.
12 noon, Students' Bible Class, H.
L. Pickeril Leader.
5:30 p.m., Social Hour and Tea.
6:30 p.m., Discussion Program. This
program will be the beginning of a
series of three discussions on the gen-
eral subject, "Campus Resources for
Personal Enrichment." The aim of
the series is to acquaint students with
important values on the campus that
are often overlooked.
Contemporary: Students desiring
to sell Contemporary subscriptions on
commission are requested to report at
the Student Publications Building on
Tuesday, at 4:15 p.m.

C.

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.

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Unbecoming An Officer

The Right Of
Mr. Black. ..

T OMORROW, Justice Hugo L.
Black will take his place on the
bench of the Supreme Court of the United
States. And no longer can there remain any
legitimate doubt as to Mr.Black's right to occupy
his post as an associate member of the highest
court in the land.
Friday night the former Senator from Ala-
bama reassured those who believed in Mr. Black
before the concerted campaign -to portray him
as an intolerant bigot was begun. The justice's
talk was a methodical, sincere explanation of his
position on the fundamental questions of racial
and religious intolerance which should leave, no
misgivings as to how Mr. Black feels about any
organization which is dedicated to the depriva-
tion of civil liberties from any group because of
relgious or racial convictions.
We feel that Mr. Black's record of lib-
dropped and forgotten as soon as possible. It
was unfortunate for Mr. Roosevelt and for Mr.
Black that the latter was at one time a mem-
ber of the Ku Klux Klan. Naturally it das right
that Mr. Black be questioned as to his present
relationship with the Klan and as to his tol-
erance toward racial and religious groups, al-,
though we are inclined to doubt that the motives
of Senator Copeland and others were as altru-
istic as they would have us believe.
We feel that Mr. Black's record record of lib-
eralism during his eleven years in the Senate is
ample evidence of his social and political phi-
losophy. There is little reason to fear that Mr.
Black's decisions on the Supreme Court bench
will be bigoted or provincial. And to those who
object to Mr. Black's appointment to the court
on the grounds of his liberal attitude: Need any
more be said? Even Boake Carter wrote that
President Roosevelt could hardly be expected to
appoint a reactionary to the bench. (This, inci-
dentally, is a remarkable concession for Mr. Car-
ter to make.)
The reasons for membership in the Klan on
.tha nart .R~hm nliien is sating.

To the Editor:
I am enclosing a letter which I have written
to the mayor of our illustrious city, in the hope
that you may see fit to print it, or find it useful
as material for a well-timed editorial upon the
lousy and bullying attitude and tactics of the
local constabulary. -
If I have been able in any way to help clear
up a filthy situation, I am very glad.
-Richard G. Eubank.
His Honor the Mayor
Ann Arbor City Hall
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Your Honor:
Regarding the untoward, unwarranted and
totally unnecessary activities of the Ann Arbor
police force in the wreckless land abandoned and
seemingly unqualified use of tear-gas upon a
group of students, a great many of whom were
women, on the night of Friday, October 1, there
is the activity of one officer, number 18, which I
feel should come to your personal attention.
Tear-gas is an expensive and also dangerous
weapon to be used and should not be indiscrim-
inately used or unnecessarily wasted. This
officer, number 18, was so usingFand wasting this
gas at a distance of at least one block from
the central activities of a group which had start-
ed a bonfire on the center of State and N. Uni-
versity streets.
Quite a group of students of the University
had sought shelter from the gas at a distance
of about a block when this officer, number 18, a
supposed and yet shameful representative of
our citizenry, commenced his wasteful, unneces-
sary, and harmful activities upon the fleeing
group.
Myself, having left one of the State Street
restaurants, in the company of a young lady,
was, driven with the group to seek shelter, when,
confronted by officer 18, who in a manner totally
unbefitting the position which he holds de-
manded who I thought I was, turning his stream-
ing tear-gas pistol directly into our faces,
causing a great deal of pain and temporary loss
of sight upon the part of the young lady who
was with me; and upon my reply that I,as a
citizen, bitterly resented his unjustified, unwar-
ranted and unauthorized assault upon our per-

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And Half-Hercules Renda was one of the
brighter spots. He's only five foot four, but,
as State found out, he's tali enough to fall
across the goal line.
Ironical as it may seem, Farmer showed the
bovine boys a thing or two about plowing
through, but Ciolek was the ones who ran the
well known "country mile."
* * * *
Moral victories are never recorded, but the
Michigan stands can claim superiority in the
Band, the goal-post defenders, and in the ability
to hold liquor.
Liquor consumption in the Michigan stands
seems to have decreased. For the last three years
the crowd has had nothing to celebrate, and it
hasn't been happy enough to drown any sorrow
aviators who fly from Moscow to the TTnitedl

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