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Tarty Line
By the Neighbor

"Rat-races, chum, that's what they were, every single one of them. Just
overrun with Northwesterners and people who'd gotten blanket bids-so
many blanket bids as there were this week-end! And there were hoards that
just blew in-nobody seemed to know where or how they got in. Rabble."
Well, you can imagine how we felt when we overheard that. We began
wondering if Michiganders were getting stuffy; personally, we had a lot
of fun with a crowd of new people around and then on top of that having a
big assortment of acquaintances breezing in to say hello and stay for a whirl
or two.
Betas Go Musical.. .
Because there were plenty of things doing and loads of places to go,
the Betas got under way early with a dinner down at the Allenel before
their pledge formal. There was quite some strife what with practically a
quorum being natives of Ohio, and holding their own on their native folk
music rather ably. Some of the ring
leaders were Harrison Lowrey, Nan.
Gossard, Bart Meyers and Bob Barnett.E
They forgot their feud a little later
y though, right after the "Peerade" to!
-' sing the Loving Cup, the song that won=
them the Interfraternity Sing last spring.
Really quite a musical crowd on the
whole-a couple of them even swung outt
on drums and sweet potato solos. Most
dramatic couple at the party: Ben Wampler and Mary Jordan, respectively
a law apprentice and a private secretary in "Counsellor-at-Law."
Of course from there it was only a step to the Alpha Delt's informal
where Bob Winter and Tiny Blodgett were really trucking in the grandi
manner, with Doc Brace among the admiring ring of spectators. Bill Elliot
was there-one of those who came back for the week-end-with Betht
O'Roke, looking in on the hearth fire while "Woodie" Wood and Bill Spicert
were dashing over for a look at the Beta formal.
Formal Or Informal? ...
The Delts drifted into a new angle for formals; there were groups!
sitting all around-on the floor-in tails and long dresses telling bedtime
stories. Betty Shipman and John Dighton noticed Doris Mercer and Merle
Johnson easing away during the evening and next they knew the coupleI
was back with the Delt pin on Dorie instead of Merle. Helen Culley and'
Anne Paschal arrived at the Theta Xi dance Friday with a fantastic tale of
their da&s-Stan Duffendack and Vern Applegate-calling for them
swathed in bandages and then of drawing them danceward by said band-
ages!
The Sigma Nus got symbolic Friday at their pledge formal and gave
miniature wooden paddles out as favors to their guests, among whom were1
Genevieve Gustafson fromLudington with Bill Hope, Betty Smith and Billt
Harrison and Esther Baker with Jack Andrew. Probably a safe gamble toi
call the favors the only paddles a pledge has ever been glad to see coming.
No Touchdowns Here ...x
Considering that they had neither muchAtrouble to forget, or mucht
victory to celebrate after the game Saturday, everyone was going after a
good time pretty madly. And naturally with football players in evidence-
Carl Culver and Genevieve Spurgeon were chatting with Norm Purucker at
the Phi Kappa Sigma house, Tom Harmon was expond-
ing on this and next season, and Bob Westfall-Class of
'4t-about whom you'll be hearing quite a lot more next
year according to sports writers, was over at Theta Chi.
There the orchestras went into "My R'everie" three timesn
at the instigation of Marrianne Holaday, Howard Crusey'st
guest. t
Lu Miller, Bill Thompson, Jane Todd and Carl Mc-
pherson were in the crowd dancing outside at the Psi U
formal on Saturday, the same night Acacia held a dance instead of a hayrided
on account of rain. Vernon Poest, it seems, had to rescue a couple of pingF
pong balls that Bobby Gnerich drove powerfully out of an Acacia window.t
Phi Psi boasted the Northwestern drum major Fred Elbel; Chi Phi pondered
over a troop of tux-coated men whom nobody could quite explain and Sigmao
Chi lent an ear and eye to an orchestra that donned masks in keeping withe
the selection. t

'TlE- MICHIGAN DAILY
eep Sea Doodles', Theme OfSophomo
Announcements 'Thursday's Dance Hockey Team Women To Try
Of Committee ForIndpedePlays In Meet For Debating
To IcludeaMixers ___
Meet s Msadere Teams' Todayr
d ACongress-Assembly tea dance wI Local Club Is RepresentedTy
M d No 28 Dedl. be given from 4 to 6 P.m. Thursday in At Section Tournament
Monday, Nov. 28, Deadline the League Ballroom, Phyllis Mc- Planned Economy Under
For Signing Eligibility Geachy, '39, chairman of the affair, The Ann Arbor women's hockey Centralized Control Is
Cards For Participants announced yesterday. club took part in the Great Lakes S
Charlie Zwick's orchestra will play, section hockey tournament which Subject For Tryouts
,,I and a stag line is encouraged, Miss was held Saturday and Sunday at
Deep Sea Doodles will pervade McGeachy said. Mixers will be fea- Pittsburgh, Pa., Marie Hartwig, of the Women interested in debating the
the atmosphere at the annual Sopho- tured. The admission price for men women's physical education depart- planned economy question will try for
more Cabaret to be held Dec. 2-3 at is 25 cents, but all women will be ment, said yesterday. team positions at 7:30 p.m. today in
the League. Virginia Keilholtz, '41, admitted free. A ticket to the Ohio Teams representing Detroit, Ann Room 3209 Angell Hall
general chairman, made the an- State game Saturday will be the door Arbor, Cleveland, Ohio, Beaver Val-
mprize. Iley, Pittsburgh, Columbus, Ohio, and Five minute argumentative speeches
Entertainers for the affair will be St. Anns of Hamtramck, participated on any phase of the questio, "Re-
meeting of over 250 sophomore wom- Bertha Miller, '39, and Maurice Mil- in the tournament. solved, That the economic principles
en. , er, '41, brother and sister who won Two teams were chosen to represent of the totalitarian state are desir-
The ballroom of the League will the Jitterbug Contest held at the ;he Great Lakes section at the na- a
be transformed to resemble the bot- ,Michigan Theatre Friday. Oct. 21. tional tournament, which is to be able will be the bases for judging
tom of the sea, and the whole motif - -------- held Thanksgiving weekend at Phila-appcants. A definition of terms re-
will be aquatic, according to Betty " . *delphia, Pa. The Ann Arbor club ceived from Prof. A. D. Houston of
Stout, '41, chairman of decorations for.Dorm Initiates 'placed Barbara Crowe, instructor in the University of Illinois stated that
the affair the physical education department, as the term "totalitarian" means cen-
Mass Meeting Held ysrN Pr g am goal keeper on the first Great Lakes tralized control and planning over
At the mass meeting yesterdayrog am eam. Jane Eaton, Jean Botsford,ithenrecomclfefagvn
Betty Slee, '40, assistant chairman Esther Carstens, Anne Austin and nation.
of last year's Cabaret, talked to the LH d Miss Hartwig, who are all members By incuding the term "economic
women, and Miss Keilholtz introduced j League House Independent MisHrwgh r l ebrs B npi~tetr eooi
, of the Ann Arbor club, were placed principles in the proposition it was
this year's central committee. Each Women Asked To Dance on the second Great Lakes team. Two 'hoped that a direct consideration of
chairman told of the responsibilities teams will also be chosen at the na- the form of government or admnis-
of her committee, and asked the wom- Under the auspices of Assembly, tional tournament. tration exercising this centralized
en to sign up for the committees in Mosher-Jordan Halls will initiate a control would be excluded. In other
which they wished to work. new policy in regard to dormitory IAP y i words, the main issue in the debate
Future meetings of the committees dances, which, if successful, will be -nnounCe - ysj will be completp planned economy
have been arranged as follows: Dance incorporated into plans for future so-i E ti under centralized control versus the
tryouts, 3-5 p.m. Tuesday; commit- cial activities. # Educa tion lasses competitive systems of economic life
tee and tryouts, 5 p.m. Wednesday; This Saturday, both dormitories under some program less than a cen-
Tickets, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; Fin- will open their respective informal Physical education classes open tralized plan.
ance, 4 p.m. Tuesday; decorations, d dances, not only to house resdents, as only to upperclassmen have been Two teams of two members each
p.m. Wednesday; hostess, 4 p.m. Tues- has been the rule in past years, but started this season, Dr. Margaret are needed for these Big Ten contests,
day; costumes, 5 p.m. Thursday; to all independent women living in Bell, of the women's physical educa- one which will travel to Champaign,
publicity, 5 p.m. Wednesday; music, 'League houses, as well. Independent tion department, announced yester- Ill., on Dec. 11, and the other to meet
4-5 p.m. Tuesday, 5 p.m. Wednesday women who wish to attend either day. the University of Wisconsin here
and the central committee meeting dance should contact Virginia Zaiser, Because there has always been a early next month.
will be at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. '39, social chairman of Jordan, or demand for classes in physical educa-
Eligibility Slips Needed Florence Keavin, '39, social chairman tion for upperclassmen, and particu-
All those who have not previously of Mosher, by Thursday to reserve larly for transfers, who have not had CHAPTER HO SE
had their eligibility slips signed or tickets or to secure additional infor- the advantages of instruction by theH
did not have them signed at the meet- mation. members of our physical educationr ACTIVITY NOTES
ing are urged to have them signed by Dormitory dances are one of the staff, classes have been scheduled
Jeanne Davis, '41, assistant chairman few opportunities available to inde- this season at hours which should
before Monday, Nov. 28. It was em- pendent women to repay "dates" for allow upperclassmen to attend, Dr.
- el sid Adelia Cheever House held a faculty
phasized that no woman may work fraternity parties, and League and Bell said. I reeption yesterday from 8 to 10:30
on the Cabaret without having her Union dances. Speaking for As- A class in tap-dancing is being giv- y
card signed. sembly, Betty Jane Mansfield, '39 en at 4:15 p.m. Monday and Wednes-P.m. The reception was in honor of
________BetyaneMasfild_391_ the new house director, Mrs. Holly
president of Assembly said: "Every- day and a beginning swimming class Dh n n d o new m rs oly
one who can is urged to take ad- at 7:30 p.m. Monday and Wednes- Dobbins, and two new members of the
Athletic Managers vantage of this unusual opportunity, iday. There will be no charges for the board of governors, Mrs. Halstead
as future opportunities of a similar swimming class because the pool in Pi Gaya D elta.aCouncethe
Ia nature will depend upon te success Barbour Gymnasium has been opened Phi Gamma Delta announces the
D sufam nthse ileenupntu e sfortheindoor season. There is also pledging of Ralph Heikkinen, '39, of
of this initial venture." in posture at :30 o Ramsay, Mich., and the initiation of
meeting of the women's athletic day and Wednesday and a badminton Robert Parker, 415M, of Marion, Ind.
managers of the dormitories, sorori- Second In New Coffee :lass at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thurs-
ties, and league houses, was held yes- Hlour Series Is Today da.A edaIs
terday at 4:30 p.m. at the Women's tendance Is Compulsory
Athletic Building to discuss their The second in the new series of boAnyone interested inbecoming All members of the League Social
bowling manager may secure a pe-l Committee are expected to attend the
duties for the next two seasons. Miss Union Coffee Hours to which women tition today or tomorrow at the Ammpus re toament on
Ethel McCormick, social director of have been invited, will be held from desk of the Women's' Athletic Thursday Bridge tournament o
the League, was the principle speaker. 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. today in the small Building, Norma Curtis, '39, member does not play bridge or can-
Jabalroo of the Union, Jim Halligan, W.A.A. president, announced. The noatedshsoudgtacpl
Janet Fullenwider, '39, chairman "40, in charge of arrangements, an- maage willden chsnomd thoe ot attendaeshol an usge baum
of the merit system of the League, nounced. , manager will be chosen from those to attend and call Jane Nussbaum at
explained the point system, in its re- All students are extended a general ecutivetition by the W.A.A. ex- 24514, leaving the couple's name
lation to women's athletics.-welcome but special guests will in- and her name, Barbara Heath an-
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The law of demand and supply has never been
repealed, and even a college professor may find it
hard to make both ends meet. That is the time to get
a Personal loan-any amount up to $300. No co-
signers. No embarrassing credit inquiries. No
security of the kind usually required elsewhere. The
only requirement is the ability to repay in small
monthly payments.

Miss McCormick emphasized the clude Chi Phi, Delta Gamma, Zone
importance of athletics to the life of a III and Mosher Hall, Halligan stat-
college girl, and stated that every girl ed. Coffee or hot chocolate will be
should be proficient in at least two served.
sports. With the aim in mind of in- Dancing and entertainment by
teresting Michigan grls in athletes, Mimes, men's dramatic society, will
a survey will be conducted by the be featured and students may bring
League to find out what girls do with their own records to use on the
their leisure time, she further ex- Union's recording unit Halligan said.
plained. Dean Bunting of the school of den-
Miss McCormick stated that the tistry will lead the vocational guid-
athletic managers should concen- ance discussion at the Thursday
trate their activities on the seniors, Coffee Hour.
saying further, "Seniors really do
want to play."F als In Volleyball
Norma Curtis, president of W.A.A.,
and Janet Fullenwider poured at tea Tourney To Be Held
immediately preceeding the meeting.__
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There will be a Theatre Arts com-
mittee meeting at 4:39 p.m. today in
the League. Anyone absent from
this meeting and from the last meet-
ing without getting officially excused
will automatically be dropped from
the conmittee, Roberta Chisus, '39,
chairman, announced.

for the women's intramural tourna-
ment was announced yesterday by
Jane Dunbar, '40, W.A.A. intramural
manager.
At 4:30 p.m. today Alumnae House
will play Martha Cook and Helen
Newberry Residence will meet Zeta
Tau Alpha. Games will be played at
5:10 p.m. today between Jordan Hall
and Adelia Cheever and between
Betsy Barbour and ,Chi Omega.

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