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ts9r9 THE MICHIGAN DAILY _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

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Double Booths

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Rashel Orchestra Will Play
At Spring Formal Tomorrow

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Engagement

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T - Be Shared
At Senior Ball
Exact Number Of Couples
Is To Be Ascertained
By Wednesday, June 1
Because of the large number of
applicants for booths Pt Senior Ball
t will be necessary for two fraterni-
lies or organizations to share a booth.
Frederick Olds, '39E, chairman of
the booth committee, announced.

sk Women Legislators
Is Scroll Adviser Indicate Disapproval
Scroll, honor society for senior LANSING, May 27.-(AP)-The re-
sorority women, tapped Miss Ethel action of Michigan's two lady legis-
McCormick, social director of the l lators to the session of 1939 is none
League, Wednesday night, as adviser too flattering to their male colleagues.
of the organization. Mrs. Dora Stockman, Republican,
Immediately following the tapping East Lansing, and Miss Ruth Thomp-
-f Miss McCormick. the 16 junior son, Republican, Muskegon, indicated

Comes April every twelve months and during it each day brings the,
announcement of another engagement. And as the days roll by June and
the red-letter day grows nearer while the daze of the girl in question grows
more thick and hazy. April showers and May ones too, bring something be
0 ,ides rain to these engaged girls. A deluge of gifts pouf
..1' down upon them as they rush madly from luncheons to1
6eas and surprise showers. The proud bridegroom toi
be is not usually included in this social whirl and he's1
usually glad of it.,
The initial spark that sets off the round of these
social affairs is the engagement party where the par-
ents of Miss June Bride make known the forthcoming
marriage of their daughter. Whether it be a tea for
her close friends or a large evening affair, she shows
herself to be a carefully groomed and sophisticated
young woman fully capable of taking her place among the "young married
set."
The engagement is announced in a novel way that attests to the ingenu-
ity of Miss Bride (to be). The message may;be concealed in tiny nosegays
of spring flowers presented to each guest or it may be announced in a host
of other charming and usual ways. But, whatever the method, the spirit
of gaiety pervades the party and is carried over into the local evening
paper where a large picture of June appears with the formal announce-
ment by hei parents.
Within a few days June's friends have begun plans for a series of
showers that will include linen showers, glass, china and silver ones, and
kitchen showers as well as many personal ones where she will re-
ceive the luxurious pieces of lingerie she has always yearned for. ,
One of the first things that busy Miss Bride does is to choose ,
her silver and china patterns so that pieces may be added by gifts e
from her friends in order that her set will be completed more
quickly. Simplicity is the note of these household gifts as well as
the more personal ones she will receive for her own use. Throughout the
weeks previous to her marriage and even the wedding of this season's "Miss
June Bride" will have simplicity as.the dominating force of all her plans.

women chosen for membership were
tapped. The membership quota of
the organization is 20. Tapping will
again be held by the sorority women
next fall when they will fullfill their
quota.
Charter members of the organiza-
tion are members of the 1938-39
League Council. The founding of the
society was a League Council proj-
ect this spring. Jean Holland, '39Ed.,
is acting president of the society and
Betty Spangler, '39, acting secretary.

they could see little sense to sitting up
all night and through most of the
next day to pass laws.
"It looks a little childish to me,"
Mrs. Stockman said. "I don't think
the legislature is very business like.
We could have done most of this work
weeks ago."
Miss Thompson said she would not
go so far as to say she was "disil-
lusioned" by the lack of consideration
some bills received, but that "it was
interesting."

However, Olds said, ample room is
being planned for the double group-
ing, and those organizations wishing
to be together must make arrange-,
ments between themselves and then
notify Olds not later than Wednes-
day. Since no booth space will "be
given to a fraternity having less than
10 couples attending, the exact num-
ber should be known by Wednesday.
Each Group To Supply Furniture
Each group attending must furnish
one divan and two easy chairs. The
committee wishes to announce that
the following organizations have sig-
nified their desire for booths: Acacia,
Alpha Kappa Lambda, Alpha Tau
Omega, Beta Theta Pi, Chi Phi, Con-
gress.
Delta Upsilon, Forestry Club, Kap-
pa Nu, Kappa Sigma, Phi Beta Delta,
Phi Delta Theta, Phi Kappa Sigma,
Phi Sigma Kappa, Sigma Alpha Epsi-
lon, Sigma Nu, Theta Chi, Theta
Delta Chi, Theta Xi, Triangle, Trigon
and Lambda Chi Alpha are others
arranging for booths.
Patrons To Be Opposite Band
The patrons will be seated at the
east end of the ballroom between the
two doors, and the orchestra will play
at the opposite end of the room. There
will be four double booths on either
side, and two at each end. The
booths will be about 28 feet long.
Bob Crosby's orchestra is to play
for the dance, which will be held Fri-
day, June 16, in the Intramural Build-
ing. William Grier, '39 is general
chairman of the ball, and Roberta
Chissus, '39A, is in charge of the dec-
oration theme, which is "Symphony
in Blue."

Delta Tau Delta and Delta Upsilon
will hold their annual joint spring
formal from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. tomor-
row at Barton Hills Country Club,
Hugh Estes, '40, and William Beatty,
'41, co-chairmen announced yester-
day.
Jimmy Raschel and his 12-piece
colored orchestra will play at the
dance, and will feature George "Lazy-
bones" Bacon as part of the enter-
tainment. Raschel also played for
the first joint formal held by the
two fraternities last year at Wash-
tenaw Country Club.
Chaperons for Delta Upsilon will
be Mr. and Mrs. Henry W. Gilfillon

and Mr. and Mrs. Hugh D. Grove.
Prof. and Mrs. J. L. Powers and Mr.
and Mrs. D. R. Jeffers will chaperon'
for Delta Tau Delta.
Special guests will be Prof. and
Mrs. Karl Litzenberg, Mr. and Mrs.
Warren F. Cook, Mr. and Mrs. Dean
W. Titus and Mr. and Mrs. Neil
Babler.

Get Your
OFFICIAL SENIOR INVITATIONS
and ANNOUNCEMENTS Today
at
BURR PATTERSON & AULDM
603 Church RUTH ANN OAKES, Mgr.

CLOSING HOURS
Closing hours for women over
the holiday will be 1:30 a.m. Mon-
day and 11 p.m. Tuesday, Betty
Slee, '40, chairman of judiciary
council, announced.

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MICHIGAN
FANTASY
As played by the inimitable
Varsity Band at its last concert.
Specially recorded following
more than 100 requests.
One Dollar
Must be ordered at Morris Hall
before Monday Night.

WAA SCHEDULE
Archery: Meeting at 4:15 p.m.
Thursday.
Crop and Saddle: Supper ride
at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
Outdoor Sports Club: Steak
roast at 5:15 p.m. Monday, meet
at WAB and go to Island from
there.
Softball: Semi finals: Sorosis vs.
ZoneIIat 4:15 p.m. Monday, final:
Winner of A tournament vs. win-
ner of B tournament, at 4:15 p.m.
Wednesday.

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'Baby Bob)' Is Cool Hair
Style For Hot Weather
Warm weather misery once again
raises the question of what to do with
that long and growing mop of curls
(natural or permanented). Patrons of
the Ann Arbor beauty shops have
found one style that solves the prob-
lem, and are holding on to it for
both comfort and beauty.
The "Baby Bob" trend sends oper-
ators running for the shears, to am-
putate those trailing strands about
three inches from the scalp-all
over. At this point curls will either
naturally crop up all over the head,
or they can be induced to do so by
subtle methods! Featured in Detroit,
this style has spread rapidly over
Ann Arbor with the approach of bath-
ing caps, sun, and the consequent
yen for a new hair-do.
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Seniors Enjoy
Editors' Posts
Of Past Year
By FRANCES AARONSON
Printers' ink remover will be stored
with run down saddle shoes by three
Michigan women when they don their
graduation gowns for the final time.
Ever since Nellie Bly went about
making her own news stories and
writing them up afterwards, publica-
tions buildings have been getting
large doses of the "feminine touch";
the campus typewriter center is no
exception!
"I gave more tough assignments
than I ever received," admitted "Sis"
Staebler Brennan, who has just re-
linqushed her desk as women's editor
of The Daily. Completely truthful is
her statement that newspaper work
retarded none of her other activities
-as evidenced at Senior Supper when
"Sis" blew out the candle and openly
assumed the title of Mrs. Brennan.
The Daily Came First
Her days, however, had to be plan-
ned with an eye for deadlines, "The
Daily always came first, whatever
time was left over went for other mat-
ters."
Jean Drake had more fun as junior
editor of the Ensian, extracting news
from the various schools on campus,
than she had being women's editor
this past year. "Making school news
interesting was my toughest job," she
asserted, but that only added zest to
the assignment..
Sports And Reading Neglected
The amount ji work demanded of
an editor varied from day to day, and
so Jean managed to keep up with
other activities. Reading and sports
were the only two phases of college
life that, were slightly neglected
while Jean was busy pounding out
copy. "It's a comfortable let-down,",
she said of her present resigned status.
Carolyn Ross, who is rounding up
her work~ as women's editor of the
Gargoyle, considers working on any
campus activity as a savoring of a
"small edition" of the greater world.
One meets the same types of people,
the same problems, the same preju-
dices. "It is not only ability that
counts. by any means," one has to
face the fact that pull, luck, person-
l ality are important.
Gargoyle Excellent Experience
Carolyn, who expects to pursue a.
career along the line of her Gargoyle
achievements, realises that work on
that magazine is excelleft experience.
The ribbing of "Perspectives" in the
satire issue of the humor sheet was
fun, thinks this lady editor.
Her greatest disappointment dur-
ing her magazine career was the
failure of the Garg staff's plans to
throw a dance with some of their
illustrius alumni. A small matter
of the cost of launching the affair
rendered even the Board's approval
useless.

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Prices
are always governed by the
law of supply and demand.
Heavy sales during the last
school period have depleated
our stock. We need books
and we will pay cash for
them.
Now
is the best time to sell. Dur-
ing the summer a constant
stream of students will sell
us their last year's books and
revised editions are received
from publishers . . . prices
on old books naturally go
down.
Right Now

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weather.. a-game of GOLF at Michi-
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FEES: Students and Faculty... 50c
Ten Tickets ... 4.00

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in your bookcase . . . any
place where books are liable
to be. Load them up and tuck
them under your arms and
bring them to Follet's while
it is a seller's market.
Don't Wit
for new editions, or the con-
stant changes in texts, or
dealer over-stock, to make
your books worthless. Don't
let them get obsolete. Realize
top cash prices. Now . .. while
the market is high.
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MICHIGAN BOOK STORE
322 South State Street
at North University

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