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Study System
Told In Speech
Intellectual Approach Held
Better Than Emotional
In Attacking Problems
The need for an educational system
which would teach students an intel-
lectual approach to problems ratherl
than an emotional apprach was
stressed by Prof. John F. Shepard
at the weekly round table discussion
for freshmen at Lane Hall Sunday
Dr. Shepard suggested the study of
a foreign language with some purpose
in mind and not simply as a required
course. And a knowledge of physical
and laboratory sciences as well as an
understanding of the economic de-
velopment of society are an important
part in anyone's education, he said.
The habit of critical, uninhibited
thinking is an important one to es-
tablish in addition to forming habits
in relation to adjustment by the indi-
vidual to his environment. Finally to
organize one's thoughts and beliefs
into an intelligent philos'ophy which
can be carried out in life should be
the purpose of an education Dr. Shep-
ard said.
He deplored the present mental
system which makes the woman de-
pendenit on the male, terming it un-
civilized. Dr. Shepard declared that
a healthy family life should not be
dependent on the financial resources
of one member.

'Teletypers Wary
On Election Result;
Final Word Is 'Woo'
(Continued from Page 1)
reporters now. You should know.
they haven't a nickel."
"I'll bet it in stamps," HG, "tho
there's no place to spend it up here."
"We got a place to go-at least
Demos tell us so," KB.
"She's in bag for Murphy-by the
way, I assume Detroit laid that nickel
on Fitz." HG.
"Anyone think Fitz will win??" HG.
"Yah-James F. Thomson," MCI.
"I mean impartial observers."
"Anyway, you look at the land here
five months without seeing the good
earth for snow is a kick in pants,"
"0 deer, bread and beer,
If I wasn't married I woodent be
"End of lunch."
End of canvass.
German Club Holds,
MeetingAt Union
The Deutscher Verein, student Ger-'
man organization, will feature folk-
songs, a demonstration of folk-danc-
ing and an informal mixer at their
regular bi-weekly meeting at 8:15
p.m. today in the Michigan Union.
Refreshments will also be served.
Students and faculty members in-
terested in German are invited to at-
tend. Tickets for a lecture series to
begin Nov. 29, will be distributed to

Nation Focuses
Eyes On Five
State Elections.
Campaigning Hotly Waged
As Zero Hour Advances
In Portentious Contest
(Continued irom Page 1)
lief beneficiaries in their right to{
vote as they please, Republicans are
determined to have sweeping investi-
gation in next Congress," his tele-
gram said. "Object is to punish all
politicians and relief supervisors who
bring pressure on relief workers."
Meanwhile, Chairman James A.
Farley of the Democratic National
Committee prepared a radio address
predictinga Democratic victory, and
asserting that it "must be so decisive
as to leave no doubt in anybody's
mind that the country's faith in
Franklin D. Roosevelt is as great as
ever." He added :
"President Roosevelt will be en-
dorsed again. The United States Sen-
ate and the House of Representatives
will be overwhelmingly Democratic,
as they are now. We will see a few
new faces in the halls of Congress,
but the political complexion will not
be materially different. The govern-
mental policies which stayed the
Hoover panic and started commerce
and industry on the upgrade will be
braced and perfected and the work
of restoration will go right on. It may
be hampered and delayed occasiorially
by the expedients of the small anti-
Administration groups but the good
work will go on just the same."
Jobless Youth
Problem Told
By McClusky

Michigan Leads In Summer
School Work, Says Hopi

"The Universiy of Michigan has
established a significant leadership in
summer school work and is develop-
ing a summer program comparable
to any offered in other institutions
throughout the country," Dr. Louis
A. Hopkins, director of the summer
session declared yesterday.
The University summer school has
grown rapidly, showing a 13 per cent
increase in 1938 over the enrollment
of the previous year. In the past five
years it has grown from an attend-
ance of 2962 in 1933 to 5771 in 1'938,
an enrollment more than half as
large as the regular winter session.
"This growth," according to Dr.
Hopkins, "is reflected in summer
schools throughout the country and
the concensus of opinion among sum-)
mer school directors is that summer
attendance will increase again next
At a meeting of summer session
directors two weeks ago in Minne-
apolis, it was determined that only
two schools of the rank of Michigan
showed a decrease in attendance at
summer school. The average increase
throughout the country was six per
cent as compared with the 13 per
cent increase at Michigan. Signifi-
cant increases were also made, ac-
cording to Dr. Hopkins, at New York
University, the University of Missouri,
Chicago, Harvard, Kentucky, Minne-
sota, Nebraska, Pennsylvania, and
"These increases," said Dr. Hop-
kins, "are due primarily to the higher
standards required now of teachers,
particularly the masters degree."
Dr. Hopkins freely predicted that
the enrollment next year will pass
the 6000 mark. The Board of Regents
have made their appropriation and;
already plans for courses and accom-
modations for this increase are being
"The indications are that next sum-
mer will be rich in special programs,"
Dr. Hopkins said. "Plans are being
laid for new programs and for carry-
ing forward most of the old pro-
The most significant of the new
programs in the opinion of Dr. Hop-
New Course Given
.in Social Usages
A course in American social usages
for foreign students will be sponsored
by the International Center, from 7
to 8 p.m. Mondays, in the Center. The
classes conducted by Mrs. Dean W.
Myers, former social director of Betsy
Barbour Dormitory, will meet for the
first time Monday, Nov. 14.
Students interested in enrolling in
the course must apply at the Inter-
national Center by 4 p.m., Thursday,
Nov. 10. No fee is to be charged.

kins is Latin American Studies. Cov- British-American Alliance
ering the literature, language and
history of the Latin American peoples Is TopicOf Contest
as well as courses in the social studies,
economics and political science, the Whether the United States should
University will bring here outstand- establish an alliance with Great Brit-
ing authorities in the field from this ain will be the question debated by
nation, such as Professor Haring of the men's varsity debate squad at its
Harvard, as well as scholars from
South America. first Big Ten contest with Ohio State
In addition to an appropriation Nov. 16.
from the University, the work will Three other debates with Big Ten
be financed by a grant from the schools have been scheduled for this
Rockefeller Foundation. The project semester, Prof. Arthur Secord, de-
will be under the direction of Prof.
James of the geography department. bate coach, announced yesterday.
A program of travel has also been University of Indiana will debate here
announced. Prof. Bennett Weaver Dec. 1 and the negative team will
of the English department will take meet Purdue at Purdue Nov. 17. All
a group of graduate English students debates except that with Purdue will
to England be non-decision contests.

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The u- -Tof making ends meet
It may be "all Greek" to some people, but to the
instructors at the U. of M. it ought to be simple
Loans of any amount up to $300 can be obtained
here-without co-signers or endorsers-without any
publicity-without the kind of security- usually
required elsewhere-by any one having the ability to
repay in small regular amounts, except students.
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Education And Recreation
Offered By Community
Would Help Adjustment
The problem of the college-age
youth who stays at home, finding no
employment because of his age, de-
mands that educational and recrea-
tional facilities be offered by the com-
munity to help integrate him into
adult society, said Prof. Howard Y.
McClusky in a speech at the Inter-
national Center Sunday.
In Dowagiac and Branch County,
Mich. non-profit, non-assessing coun-
cils have been set up composed of
volunteers representing all organiza-
tions in the community such as the
churches, schools, 4-H clubs and
laborunits, he said. These councils
through the cooperation of local
groups have instituted adult educa-
tion programs and popular youth
recreation centers.
Less pressing problems of the com-
munity must be dealt with first to
gain the confidence of the common
people, then the most acute problem,
economical, can be met, explained Dr.
The 12 per cent of college-age peo-
ple who attend institutions of higher
learning must consider the debt they
owe society for offering educational
facilities so reasonably, rather than
feel that society owes them a living,
he said. College and university pro-
fessors and graduates should be the
cooperative leaders and strengthening
girders of this social movement, con-
cluded Dr. McClusky.
Foreign Students
Will Visit Dairy
An excursion for foreign students
to the Dhu Varren Dairy, sponsored
by the International Center, will be-
gin at 3 p.m., tomorrow. Transporta-
tion will be furnished by the Inter-
national Service Committee of the
Ann Arbor Rotary Club. .
This trip will be the second in a
series of seven excursions sponsored
by the Center as part of its education
program for the first semester. The
others include a trip to the Saline
Valley Farms, the experimental
grounds for a project in communal
living and cooperative farming, on
Saturday, Nov. 19, as well as visits to
points of interest in Ann Arbor.
Social Worker To Speak
On Case Work Problems
Mrs. Irene Ellis Murphy, director of
the Central Volunteer Bureau of the
Council of Social Agencies in De-
troit, will speak on "Case Work and
Its Problems" at 10 p.m. today at the
Dunbar Community Center.
This lecture is the third in a series
of meetings arranged by the Ann
Arbor Social Service Seminar, of the
Ann Arbor Community Fund.
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