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TUESDAY, MAY 30, 2939

TH1M . NalAT

TUESDAY. MAY 30. 1939

Parade Today
1s Final Event
For R.U.T.1
Commissions Will Be Given
To Seniors; Outstanding
Students To Be Honored
Members of the Reserve Officers
Training Corps will stage a Memor-
ial Day Parade at 10 a.m. today,
marching from Waterman Gymna-
sium to Palmer Field where commis-
sions will be presented to the seniors.
Outstanding students in military
science will receive medals and other
This parade concludes the R.O.T.C.
program for the school year. During
the summer more than 100 students
will serve at one of four Army camps
to fulfill the requirements for re-
ceiving a commission.
Parker Will Review
Reviewing offcers at the Memorial
Day ceremony will be Col. Ralph M.
Parker, commanding officer of the
Michigan military area, and the
commanding officer and adjutantof
the Essex Scottish regiment of Wind-
sor, Ont.
The public is cordially invited to
attend the exercises which will be
held in Waterman Gymnasium in
case of rain.
At the conclusion of the semester,
approximately 60 students in the in-
fantry, Signal Corps and Engineer-
ing divisions will go to Camp Custer
for six weeks; 20 will be at Aber-
deen to study ordnance; twenty men,
entering the Medical Corps, are to
attend thtrCarlisle Barracks. Three
students are going to the Edsford
Arsenal to study chemical warfare.
30 In Summer Course
Here at the University, about 30
reserve officers will make use of the
gauge laboratory in a two week ses-
sion, from July 30 to Aug. 13. Major
Ira A. Crump will have charge of the
summer training.
D.r. Forsythe
Would ebunk
Many of our old traditions con-
cerning medical science need "de-
bunking" based on scientific facts, Dr.
Warren E. Forsythe, of the Health
Service, said in an interview yester-
For example, he said, many believe
that athletes develop bad heart con-
ditions from their exercise and this,
of course, is entirely unfounded.
It is also believed that pregnant
women will impart many characteris-
tics to their children by looking at
pictures and listening to music, etc.
Medical science definitely denies this.
For many years, Dr. Forsythe stat-
ed, people have been taking "deep
breathing exercises" in order to aid
their health while dizziness or actual
fainting may be the result.
Eating between meals is another
common thing which people think is
harmful when there is no reason for
this belief. Another idea, he added,
that marriage of close relatives will
result in diseased conditions of their
children, is no more true than in mar-
riages of non-relatives.
The more or less common belief
that salt peter, or sodium nitrate, is
given to soldiers and other groups as
a means of controlling sex desires, he
remarked, is without justification. It
is never given by responsible and in-
formed persons and has no such
known effect.-

R.O.T.C. Officers
To Change Posts
Lieut.-Col. Tattnall D. Simkins and
Capt. Merton G. Wallington will end
their services at the University of
Michigan when this semester closes.
Colonel Simkins is to be transferred
to Florida where he will do river and
harbor work with the U.S. Army En-
gineers. He will be replaced by Har-
rie D. Riley, '11E, who has been an
instructor for the Illinois National
Captain Wallington will go on duty
with the Signal Corps at Ft. Mon-+
mouth. Maj. Robert N. Kinz, now
on duty at Hawaii, will serve here in
Wallington's place.

Pendergast Associate Follows Chief


R. Memmet O'Malley (right) is shown in federal court in Kansas City
after he was sentenced to a year and a day in prison and fined $5,000
on a plea of guilty to income tax evasion. O'Malley, an associate of
T. J. Pendergast, Kansas City political czar, was formerly Missouri
superintendent of insurance.
Cataloging And Feeding Fish
Provide Job For Mrs. Hubbs
By ELIZABETH M. SHAW 'when some collectors sent back a
"Cataloguer for the fish division school of fish containing no males.
in the University Museums" is the These same fish have now been raised
official title held by Mrs. Carl Hubbs, for 10 generations without produc-
but according to her own story, she ing a male. They are "born alive,"
really does perform a good many instead of being hatched from eggs.
other tasks. Mrs. Hubbs graduated from Stan-
Her husband, Prof. Carl Hubbs of ford with an M.A. in mathematics,
the zoology department, is doing some but "I married a biologist," she said,
experimenting with the hybridization explaining her present position in
or cross-breeding of fishes. And men the museums. Now she has three chil-
must have a woman around to raise dren and they all want to be biolo-
the fish, Mrs. Hubbs said. Although gists, she added. It may be our own
he directs the experiments, men are fault, however, she went on, because
apt to forget tofeed the fish or per -'we always take them with us when
mit something equally disastrous, so we go collecting in this country."
she willingly takes care of the aquar- i Collect In West
Room Serves As Aquarium Last summer, the Hubbs spent their.
vacation collecting in the western
A large room on the first floor of 'states. In several states around
the museums serves as an aquarium Nevada, the water is isolated in
where 225 tanks contain about 15 pngshhatsconnectedin
species and sub-species of fish. The, any way. Specimens of fish are
largest group being used in the ex- gathered from these springs to find
periment are the Mollienisia, a group how they differ as a result of their
which thrives chiefly in the waters being isolated for so many years.
along the Gulf. Other fish in the
aquarium include some tiny Siamese TIer mathematics training, is not
fighting fish. These fighters are very "lfiirely unusued, however, for Mrs.
hostile not only to other species, but Hubbs also does most of the statistical
also to members of their own. The wo.k around the office. Her chief in-
male of the species will kill his mate er wor though is
if left in the same tank after tne ;rowing flowers. "The flower garden.
brood has been hatched, and will s mine." she announced empha-
eventually devour the young. t ily, but added that her husband
The work in cross-breeding started -ner competes for garden spacefor
some time ago when collectors had Ivcetables. "He just isn't a gardener,"
reported the appearance of severalsh aid.

63 Engineers
Assured Of Jobs
By Department
Thirty-six per cent of the men to
be graduated in the largest mechani-
cal engineering class in the Univer-
sity's history have been already placed
in jobs.
The class, which numbers 175, is
far larger than last year's, which set
the all-time record by graduating
118 engineers. The mechanical en-
gineering department, which spends
much time and effort in placing its
graduates, has this year found po-
sitions for 63 -ien, and is optimistic of
placing half the remainder within
the next few weeks.
According to Miss Louise E. Coon,
secretary, one of the biggest draw-
backs to more successful placement
is the lack of aggressiveness on the
part of the students themselves in
following up openings brought to
their attention by the department.
TUESDAY, MAY 30, 1939
VOL. XLIX. No. 175
Seniors. Interesting and instructive
bulletins are published by the Univer-
sity of Michigan several times a year.
These bulletins are mailed to all grad-
uates and former students. In order
that you may receive these ,please see
that your correct address is on file at
all times at the Alumni Catalog Of-
fice, University of Michigan.
Lunette Hadley, Director.
To Members of the Faculty Staff,
and Student Body: Attention of
everyone is called to the Lost and
Found department of the Business of-
fice, Room 1, University Hall. In-
quiry concerning lost articles should
be made promptly at the above men-
tioned office. Articles found on the
campus and in University buildings
'should be turned over immediately.
Those articles not called for within
60 days will be surrendered to the
finder. Shirley W. Smith.
Student Accounts: Yor attention is
called to the following ruk.s passed
by the Regents at their meeting of
February 28, 1936:
"Students shah pay all accounts
due the University not later than
the last day of classes of each semes-
ter or Summer Session. Student loans
which fall due during any semester
or Summer Session which are not paid
or renewed are subject to this regu-
lation; however, student loans not yet
due are exempt. Any unpaid accounts
due at the close of business on the

last day of classes will be reported to
the Cashier of the University, and
"(a) All academic credits will be
withheld, the grades for the semes-
ter or SummerSession just complet-
ed will not be released, and no tran-
script of credits will be issued.
"(b) All students owing such ac-
counts will not be allowed to regis-
ter in any subsequent semester or
Summer Session until payment has
been made.''
S. W. Smith, Vice-President
and Secretary.
First Mortgage Loans: The Univer-
sity has a limited amount of funds
to loan on modern well-located Ann
Arbor residential property. Interest
at currcmit rates. F.H.A. terms avail-
able. Apply Investment Office, Room
100; South Wing, University Hall.
Commencement Tickets: rickets
for Commencement may be obtained
on request after June 2 at the Busi-
ness office, Room 1, University Hall.
Inasmuch as only two Yost Field
House tickets arenavailable for each
senior, please present identification
card when applying for tickets.
H1erbert G. Watkins.
To All Members of the Faculty and
Administrative Staff: If it seems cer-
tain that any telephones will riot be
used during the summer months,
please notify the Business Office, Mr.
Bergman. A saving can be effected
if instruments are disconnected for
a period of a minimum of three
Herbert G. Watkins.
Retirement Incomes: A suggestion
has been made that questions con-
cerning various phases of retire-
ment incomes as they affect members
of the Faculties be submitted to the
Business Office, with the understand-
ing that the questions are to be an-
swered in the University Record. This
arrangement might serve to clear up
any misunderstandings or problems
on this subject. Will you please,
therefore, send to me any such prob-
lems and I will try to answer them or
will refer them to the Carnegie Foun-
dation for the Advancement of
Teaching or The Teachers Insurance
and Annuity Association for solution.
Herbert G. Watkins.
The Senate Committee on Univer-
sity Affairs will hold a meeting on
Wednesday afternoon, May 31, at
4:10 p.m. Members of the. Univer-
sity having topics which they wish
discussed will please send them to
the Chairman, Dr. C. W. Edmunds.
The George Davis Bivin Founda-
(Continued on Page 4)
English Boot and Shoe Maker
* Our new repair department, the
best in the city. Prices are right.
438 South State and Factory on
South Forest Avenue.

FOR RENT-Professors: four cot-
tages ideally located on Lake Michi-
gan near Manistee, for rent, quiet,
rest, charm. Rates particularly
reasonable. Take a weekend before
July 1 and investigate this offer.
For arrangements call John R.
Stiles, 2-3171. 692
FOR JhENT-One double, 1 sIngle
room for three graduate students
next fall. $3 week. 1209 Cambiidge
Court. 2-1359. 694
TYPING-Experienced. Miss Allen,
408 S. 5th Avenue. Phone 2-2935
or 2-1416. 79
TYPING-Reasonable rates. Miss L.
M. Heywood, 414 Maynard St.,
phone 5689. 271
EXPERIENCED typing; stenographic,
mimeographing service. Phone 7181
or evening 9609. ' 678
WANTED-Any Old Clothing. Pay $5
to $500. Suits, overcoats, mink, Per-
sian lambs, diamonds, watches,
rifles, typewriters and old gold.
Phone and we will call. Ann Arbor
6304. 388
the Michigan Union on Wednesday,
May 31st for the pu pose of inter-
viewing men for summer employ-
ment in the Pickle Districts. Em-
ployrAent will be limited to men who
have had-farm experience and who
are acquainted with farm life. H.
J. Heintz Co. 696 ,
WANTED-Passengers to New York,
returning for Summer School.'
Round trip $10. Call Jampel, 4570,
evenings. 699

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RIDE-Sbmebne to share expenses
and driving to New York..Leaving
Wed. or Thurs., 30th or 1st. Phone
5930. 700
LADY DRIVING to Denver wants
woman passenger to share expenses.
Miss G. E. Richards; 512 Mack.
2-3307. 701
Ace Laundry, 1114 S. University.
LAUNDRY - 2-1044. Sox darned.
Careful work at lcw prices. 9
FOR SALE-Regulation tennis ox-
fords 98c. Whites and blues with
smooth rubber .soles. R and S Shoe
Store, 108 S. Main Street. 622
FOR SALE-Business opportunity,
profitably established business for
sale in Windsor; Ontario, $40,000,
half cash, balance terms, to respon-
sible party. Re*ington Estates,
Ltd., cor. Howard and Hildegard,
Windsor, Ontario. 696
WASHED SAND and Grgvel, Drive-
way gravel, washed pebbles..Killins
Gravel Coipany,.Phone .7112._.17
CASH PAID for your discarded
clothing. Claude Brown, 512 S.
Main. 311
painting. Budget plan if desired.
Dial 7209. 161
achusetts Corporation offers en-
ployment during July and August
to" a few college students. Appli-
cant must be capable of lecturing
to small groups of ladies. Car help-
ful but not necessary. Write stat-
ing qualifications. Stanley, Inc., 43
Arnold St., Westfield, Mass. At-
tention P. 'S. Beveridge, Pres. 6b.2

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new species near Ann Arbor. Through
their experiments, however, Professor
and Mrs. Hubbs proved that these;
were only hybrids of the well known i
Maleless Species
Unusual interest was created in
the experiments a few years ago

Fountain Pens
302 S. State St.

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Opening Tongght at 8:
The 1939 Dramatic Season Presents
r r
Paul Vincent Carroll's Prize Play
... 1939's firs! si-)ash hi!" - Walter Winchell
Evenings at 8:30
Matinees Thursday and Saturday at 3:15
Prices: Evenings 75c - $1.10 - $1.50
Matinee 50c - 75t
Box Office Phone 6300


New York, N.Y. - S. Beach Conger, '32,-'33, New York
Herald Tribune, 230 West 41st St.
Niles, Mich. - Leland R. Funk, '15, e'10-'11, Funk
Brothers, Newman Bldg.
North Dakota - Hon. John Knauf, '921, Fourth Ave.
and Main St., Jamestown, N. D.
Northeastern Wisconsin - Edwin N. West, '35 1, c/o
Benton, Bosser, Becker & Parnell, Appleton, Wisc.
Northern New Jersey - Lodge D. Staubach, '24, 383
Hillsdale Ave., Nutley, N. J.
Oklahoma City, Okla. - Miss Mary Francis, '26, '29 1,
312 Fidelity Bldg.
Omaha, Nebr. - Dr. Olin James Cameron, '28m, M.S.-
'32, '22-24, 1520 Medical Arts Bldg.
Owosso, Mich. - James S. Miner, '38 1, 202-3 New
Miner Bldg.
Pasadena. Calif.-Lyle Stainfield, '20-'22, 385 Green St.
Peoria, Ill. - Walter Guy Jameson, e'10-'12, '13-'15,
1014-1018 Alliance Life Bldg.
Philadelphia, Penn. - Thomas R. Mathias, '27e,
260 Broad St.
Phoenix, Ariz. - Everett M. Ross, J.D.'37, R. No. 6,
Box 617.
Pittsburgh, Penn. - Harold R. Schmidt, '34,
1017 Park Bldg.
Pontiac, Mich. - Herbert J. Wettlaufer, '22-'24, '25-'26,
l'24-'25, Mgr., Michigan Bell Telephone Co.,
54 E. Huron St.
Port Huron, Mich. - George Wm. Hathaway, '32,
519 Twelfth St.
Portland, Ore. - Harold F. Wendel, '10-'13, c/o Lip-
man, Wolfe & Co., Department Store.
Portsmouth, O.-Edmund J. Kricker, '16-'18,
Kricker Bldg.
Puerto Rico (San Juan) - Paul Benedicto, '021,
Box 205, San Juan, P. R.
Ridge Country, Fla.-Mrs. H. H. Markley, Auburndale,
Rochester, N.Y. - George E. Bailey, '37 1, 915 Genesee
Valley Trust Bldg.
Saginaw, Mich. - Donald R. Williams, '31, '31 1,
1004 Second National Bank Bldg.
Saint Louis, Mo.-Thomas L. Croft, J.D.'37, 705 Olive
Saint Paul, Minn. - Peter M. Scott, '28, '31 1,
1153 Hague Avenue
San Diego, Calif. - Milton J. Barber, '19-'20,
502 Bank of America Bldg.
Sandusky, O. - David J. Winkworth, '32-'35,
114 E. Osborn St.


San Francisco East Bay Section- Woodbridge Metcalf,
'11, M.S. For, '12, 1992 Yosemite Ave., Berkeley, Cal.
Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. - Miss Ruth Clarke, '33,
305 Armory Place
Schenectady, N.Y.--Rudolph C. Rieder, '37e, 2151 Plaza
Seattle, Wash. - Richard Fleming, Jr., '23e,
1415 Northern Life Tower
Shanghai, China - Benjamin King, '281, National
Commercial Bank
Shreveport, La.-W. T. Leeper, '19-'20, Retail Depart-
ment, Crystall Oil Refining Corp., Box 711.
Sioux City, Ia. - D. C. Browning, '05 1, '01-'02,
430 Insurance Exchange Bldg.
South Bend, Ind. - Harold Maurer, '26Arch, 107 Lin-
colnway East
Southwestern Connecticut - Ira T. Hook, '13e,
494 Norton Parkway, New Haven, .Conn.
Spokane, Wash. - Alfred H. Syverson, '01, g'01-'02,
608 Mohawk Bldg.
Springfield, Ill. - Lee W. Ensel, '26, '28 1, 1011 S. Grand
Ave., West
Springfield, Mass. - Dr. Herbert R. Wilson, '12, '16d,
1570 Main St.
Canton, 0.-Richard McCuskey, '371, 1200 George D.
Harter Bank Bldg.
State College, Penn. - Prof. F. Raymond Smith,
A.M.'21, Ph.D.'27, 217 E. Beaver Ave.
Steubenville, O. - A. Jack Berkman, '26,
207 Sinclair Bldg.
Sturgis, Mich. - Nelson S. Holt, '17-'19, "21-22,
107 Pleasant St.
Syracuse, N.Y. - Dr. Ernest Reed, '17, M.S.'20,
Ph.D.'22, Director of Sumn1er Sessions, Syracuse U.
Tacoma, Wash. - Charles W. Johnson, '141,
706 Washington Bldg.
Toledo, O. - William P. Sanzenbacher, '32e,
2829 Winsted Drive
Traverse City, Mich. - Julius L. Beers, '13, '17 1,
c/o Traverse City State Bank
Tri Cities - Merle F. Wells, '13 1, 503 Putnam Bldg.,
Davenport, Ia.
Tucson, Ariz. - Dr. Robert E. Hastings, '27m, '21-'23,
408 Valley Bank Bldg.
Tulsa, Okla. - Miss Constance Eirich, '11, A.M. '13,
Box 661
Uniontown, Penn. - Linn V. Phillips, '081, 56 E. Main
Utah-R. Lloyd Snedaker, '28E, 702 South 11th East
St., Salt Lake City
Utica, N.Y. - Dempster C. Lewis, '16e, 32 Hartford
Terrace. New Hartford .NV I



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