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SUNDAY, MAY -7;,1939

National Coordinating Committee
Gives Alid To Refugees In U.S.
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The National Coordinating Com-
mittee Fund., Inc., one of three or-
ganizations combined in this year's
United Jewish Appeal drive for $20,-
000,000, was formed in 1934 by 20 wel-
fare agencies dealing with the prob-
lem of European refugees in the Unit-
ed States.
The work of the N.C.C. centers
around the resettlement of emigrants,
principally from Nazi Germany and
Australia, in this country.
Approximately one-third of the
money collected in the Ann Arbor
U.JA. drive, running from May 1
to 10, will go the National Coordin-
ating Committee. Jewish students,
faculty members and townspeople are
being solicited by letters and personal
visits for contributions.
Officials of the drive to raise funds
for refugee work have constantly
stressed the fact that emigres must
be absorbed into the life of the com-
munity at no sacrifice of the prior
rights of American citizens for em-
ployment. They have emphasized that
refugees must not compete or come
into conflict with organized labor in
the United States. Nor should refu-
gees, these officials warn, become
members of an under-paid or under-
privileged class.
Will Place Refugees
Efforts are being made by the Re-
settlement Division of the NCC to
place refugees in crafts that are
not occupied by American workers.
The 200 local agencies that com-
prise the NCC and its affiliates pro-
vide these services:
1. They collaborate with refugee
committees in Europe and Central
and South America on problems of
German-Jewish migrants.
2. They help friends and relatives'
of prospective immigrants to this and
other American countries by giving
them information on immigration
3. They investigate the status of

relatives abroad and assist in ob-
taining permission for persons to go
from Nazi-controlled areas to lands
where they may enjoy temporary
4. The NCC and its subsidiary
agencies aid emigres who enter this
country on temporary visas to reach
their destinations in other lands.
Makes Travel Plans
5. They help immigrants by mak-
ing traveling arrangements and meet-
ing their emergency needs.
6. They assist refugees in the
learning of English and in becoming
naturalized citizens.
The number of persons calling at
the New York offices of the NCC has
increased in the last few years until
the average for the five-day week has
reached 7,000 individuals, or 1,400
visits each day.
Chinese Students
Will Meet Yu-Pin
University Chinese students will
meet Bishop Paul Yu-Pin, Vicar Apos-
tolic of Nanking, China, at 3 p.m. this
afternoon in the small ballroom of
the Union.
Two motion pictures, "The Use of
China" and "The Voice of Peace,",
will be shown, after which Bishop
Apostolic will address the meeting.
All Chinese students are invited to
Elects Officers
The Quarterdeck Society, honorary
society of naval architects and ma-
rine engineers, at a recent meeting
elected Frederick Osberg, to be Com-
modore for next year. Other officers
are: Vice-Commodore, Ronald Ask-
ren, '40E; Purser, Harry Benford,
'39E; and Steward, Andreas Faste,
Cowan Riding Stables, not Mulli-
gon's as announced yesterday in The
Daily, won the award of the Michi-
gras judging committee.

Classified Directory

SUNDAY, MAY 7, 1939
VOL. XLIX. No. 156
i otices
Faculty Tea: Due to the fact that
President and Mrs. Ruthven are out
of the city, the faculty tea will not
be held on Sunday, May 7.
University Council. There will be a
meeting of the University Council
on Monday, May 8, at 4:15 p.m. in
Room 1009 Angell Hall.
Report of the University Commit-
tee on Theatre Policy and Practice-
J. A. Bursley.
Report of the Committee on
University Lectures-L. M Eich.
Report of the Committee on Co-
operation with Educational Institu-
tions-E.V. Moore.
Report of the Committee for the
Bureau of Appointments and Occu-
pational Information-G. E. Myers.
Report of the dommittee on Cor-
respondence Courses-W. G. Rice.
Subjects Offered by Members of
the Council.
Reports of the Standing Commit-
Program and Policy-Edmonson.
Educational Policies-Duffendack.
Student Relations-Vedder.
Public Relations-Allen.
Plant and Equipment-Gram.
Louis A. Hopkins, Secretary.
School of Education Convocation:
The fourth annual Convocationof
undergraduate and graduate students
who are candidates for the Teach-
er's Certificate during the academic
year will be held in the Lydia Men-
delssohn Theatre on Tuesday after-
noon, May 9, at 4:15 o'clock. This
Convocation is sponsored by the
School of Education; and members
of other faculties, students and the
general public are cordially invited.
Faculty members and students who
are candidates for the Teacher's Cer-
tificate are requested to wear aca-
demic costume. President Ruthven
will preside at the Convocation and
Professor Charles Scott Berry, of the
Ohio State University, will give the
Residence Halls for Men: Student
personnel positions. Men students
who will be studying for advanced
degrees (in professional schools or in
the Graduate School), and who wish
to apply for positions as Proctors in
the Residence Halls during the year
1939-1940, may obtain application
blanks in the Office of the Director
of Residence Halls, 208 Angell Hall.
A limited number of applications will
be 'accepted from students who will
be seniors during 1939-1940; but sen-
iors will be recommended for ap-
pointment only under exceptional cir-
Students who have already made
application will please come to this
office to arrange for interviews.
I should like to transact all busi-
ness connected with Proctorships be-
tween 2:30 and 4:30, Monday through
Friday, and would appreciate it if
applicants would call in person dur-
ing these hours. Those who are un-
able to do so may phone 4121, Exten-
sion 2129, to arrange for appoint-
Karl Litzenberg, 208 Angell Hall
Candidates for English 197, Hon-
ors Course for Seniors: All candi-
dates desiring to read for Senior
Honors in English (1939-1940) must
file their names with the secretary
of the Department not later than 4
p.m. on May 15. At the time of filing
their names they will leave tran-
scripts of their academic records, in-
cluding their records for the first
semester of the present year and their
elections for the second semester. At
the same time they will make their
appointments for conferences with
the Committee in charge of Honors
in English. Conferences will be held
on the evening of May 18.

The Engineering Caps and Gowns
have been made available. through the
Engineering Council. The charges
will consist of a $1.00 rental fee and a
$2.00 deposit. Certificates will be
sold in the Lobby of the East En-
gineering Building from 10 to 12 a.m.
and from 1 to 3 p.m. on Monday and
Tuesday May 8 and 9, of next week.
Fittings will be made from 2 to 5
p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, 15th
and 16th, at the Michigan League.
Certificates must be purchased and
fittings must be made on the above
dates. Certificates will be sold only
to those men who have paid their
class dues.
J.W. Glover Scholarship in Actuari-
al Mathematics: Any student expect-

ing to have his bachelor's degree by
the end of this year and planning to
study actuarial mathematics here
next year is eligible for this scholar-
ship. Complete information and ap-
plication blanks may be obtained at
the office of the Department of
Mathematics, 3012 Angell Hall. Ap-'
plications must be turned in at that
office by May 13.
Literary Commencement Announce-
ments will be on sale in Angell Hall
Lobby at the following times:
Saturday, May 6, 9 to 12 a.m.
Monday, May 8, 9 to 12 a.m.
1 to 4 p.m.
Tuesday, May 9, 9 to 12 a.m.
1 to 4 p.m.
All seniors are strongly urged to
get in their orders before the dead-
line, Tuesday, May 9.
Girls' Cooperative House: All girls
interested in living in the Girls' Co-
operative House next year should fill
out applications in the Office of the
Dean of Women immediately. For
further information call 22218 be-
tween 6 and 7 p.m. or inquire in the
Dean's Office.
Interviews for students who have
pplied for admission to the Degree
Program for Honors in Liberal Arts
will be held on Friday, Saturday and
Monday, May 5, 6 and 8. Please
make appointments in 1204 Angell
Hall immediately.
1939 Dramatic Season: Season and
single tickets on sale daily at box
office, Mendelssohn Theatre. Good
seats available for1 allperformances.
Box Office hours 10 a.m. to 6 p.M.
Academic Notices
Final Doctoral Examination of Mr.
John Martin Chemerda will be held
on Monday, May 8, at 2 p.m. in 309
Chemistry Building. Mr. Chemer-
da's field of specialization is Chem-
istry. The title of his thesis is "The
Synthesis of Cancer-Producing Com-
pounds." Professor W. E. Bachmann,
as chairman of the committee, will
conduct the examination. By direc-
tion of the Executive Board, the
chairman has the privilege of invit-
ing members of the faculty and ad-
vanced doctoral candidates to attend
the examination and to grant permis-
sion to others who might wish to be
C. S. Yoakum.
Reading Examinations in French:
Candidates for the degree of Ph.D.
in the departments listed below who
wish to. satisfy the requirement of a
reading knowledge during the cur-
rent academic year, 1938-39, are in-
formed that examinations will be
offered in Room 108, Romance Lan-
guauges Building, from 2 to 5, on
Saturday, May 20, and Aug. 12. It
will be necessary to register at the
office of the Department of Romance
Languages (112 R.L.) at least one
week in advance. Lists of books
recommended by the various depart-
ments are obtainable at this office.
It is desirable that candidates for
the doctorate prepare to satisfy this
requirement at the earliest possible
date. A brief statement of the na-
ture of the requirement, which will be
found helpful, may be obtained at
the office of the Department, and
further inquires may be addressed to
Mr. L. F. Dow (100 R.L., Wednes-
days and Saturdays at 10 and by
This announcement applies only to
candidates in the following depart-

ments: Ancient and Modern Lan-!
guages and Literatures, History, Ec-1
onomics, Sociology, Political Science,
Philosophy, Education, Speech, Jour-{
nalism, Fine Arts, Business Admin-
Exhibition of Six Paintings by
Three Mexican Artists-Rivera, Or-l
ozco, and Siqueiros-and water colors
by Alexander Mastro Valerio, under
the auspices of the Ann Arbor Art
Association Alumni Memorial Hall,
North and South Galleries; After-
noons from 2 to 5 until May 13.
Sculpture Exhibition: Opening
Tenth Annual Exhibition of Sculp-
ture, Michigan League Building,
Monday evening, May 8th.
Exhibition, College of Architecture:
An exhibition of pottery and other
work in ceramics by leading Michi-
gan artists in that field is being
shown in the ground floor cases,
Architectural Building, through May
13. Open daily, 9 to 5, except Sun-
day. The public is invited.
Museum of Classical Archaeology:
A special exhibit of antiquities from
the Nile Valley, the Province of Fay-
oum, and the Delta of Egypt from
early Dynastic times to the Late Cop-
tic and Arabic Periods.
University Lecture: Dr. Wilhelm
Credner, Professor of Geography in
the Techinsche Hochschule, Munich,
and Carl Schurz, Professor of Geog-
raphy at the University of Wiscon-
sin, will give an illustrated lecture on
"The Evolution of the Cultural Land-
scape in Germany" at 4:15 p.m., Tues-
day, May 16, in the Rackham Amphi-
theatre under the auspices of the De-
partment of Geography. The public
is cordially invited.
Biological Chemistry Lecture: Sat-
urday, May 13, 10:30 a.m., East Lec-
ture Room (Mezzanine Floor), Hor-
ace H. Rackham School of Graduate
Studies. fir. Eliot F. Beach of the
Children's Fund of Michigan will lec-
ture to the students of biological
chemistry and to all others interest-
ed on "Studies in the Chemical Com-
position of Proteins with Especial
Reference to the Hemolytic Residues
of Erythrocytes."
Lecture, College of Architecture:
A talk on "Shelter and Mobility" by
Corwin Willson of Flint, will be given
Monday afternoon, May 8, at 4:10, in
the Ground Floor Lecture Room,
Architectural Building. The lecture
and discussion should be of especial
interest to those following changing
techniques in building. The public
is invited.
Alexander Ziwet Lectures in Mathe-
matics. The third lecture of the series
being given by Professor John von
Neumann of the Institute for Ad-
vanced Study, Princeton, on the topic,
"Theory of Measure in Groups," will
be given on Monday, May 8, at 4:15
p.m., in Room 3011 Angell Hall.
Deutscher Verein: The last in the
series of lectures sponsored by the
Deutscher Verein wil lhe given by Dr.
Otto G. Graf of the German Depart-
ment on Tuesday evening, May 9, at
8:15 in the Michigan League. The
subject of Dr. Graf's lecture will be
"Musikalische Reise durch Deutsch-
land" and will be illustrated with

music. All members and friends of
the Verein are cordially invited.
Events Today
Student Senate Tolerance Commit-
tee will have an open meeting this
afternoon at 2:15 p.m. in the
Michigan Union, Room 302. Heads
of all student organizations are wel-
The Graduate Outing Club will leave
the northwest door of the Rackham
Building, this afternoon at 3 p.m.
for Peach Mountain. From there
they will go boating and hiking. Sup-
per will be held around a bonfire oi1
the top of the mountain. The group
will return about 8 o'clock. In case
of rain they will go roller skating.
The Faculty and all graduate stu-
dents are invited.
Dr. Manfred Arie, formerly presid-
ing Chief Justice of the Vienna Su-
preme Court, will speak on "Austria
under Hitler" at Lydia Mendelssohn
theatre at 3 p.m. today under
the sponsorship of the Hillel Foun-
dation. Admission is free. All are

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meet at Zion Parish House today at
5:30 for social hour and supper. Carl
Beck will speak at the discussion
hour at 6 :45.
Congregational Fellowship: Meet at
Pilgrim Hall, at 4:00 p.m. today for
the picnic at Steiner's. ' Anyone in-
terested may attend by calling 2-1679
for reservations.
The Michigan Christian Fellowship
will have its regular afternoon
meeting today in the Fireplace Room,
Lane Hall. Students are invited to
stop in at 4:15 and enjoy the informal
International Center Sunday Pro-
gram: Miss Mary K. Hamlin will give
a piano recital at the International
Center at 7 o'clock tonight. This re-
cital takes the place of the Sunday
evening program following the regu-
lar supper hour at the Center. For-
eign Students are invited to bring
their friends.
Bishop Paul Yu-Pin will meet the
Chinese students in the small ball-
room of the Michigan Union this af-
ternoon at 3 o'clock. Two moving
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