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THE MICHIGAN -DA ILY w

FRIDAY, JAN. 20, 1

Dewey Charges Theft Of 26,000,000 Nickels From Subway

Group To Hold Hopkins Says Summer Session
Dance Recital Will Be Biggest Ever Seen Here
More Than 100 Dancers More Than One Hundred pointed out, but it does not force in-
Will Participate Students Are Expected struction into a subordinate place.In-
struction and research go side by side.
At Several Out-Stations
Through the combined efforts of Plans thus far call for a ,special
the Ann Arbor Civic Orchestra and Indications are that the University group of students to be taken to Eng-
the Sylvia Studio of the Dance, a Summer Session will have 15 stations I land by Prof. Bennett W eaver of the
program entitled "An Evening of for work outside Ann Arbor, which English department to visit the
Ballet will be presented Monday shrines of English literature. Another
and Tuesday nights in the Ann Arbor will include more than 1,000 students, group under the direction of Prof.
High School Auditorium, working for advanced degrees, said Robert Hall of the geography depart-
More than 100 dancers will take Dr. Louis A. Hopkins, Dirctor of the ment will visit Japan to study Orien-
part in a series of stage acts, con- Summer Session, as he predicted that tal civilization and geography,
ceived and arranged by Mrs. Sylvia this year's summer school will be I It is hoped that the four teacher's
Hamer, director of the studio. MusichU colleges of the state will be included
for all the dances, as well as overture the greatest the University has ever in this year's summer program, and
and entr'act selections, will be fur- j seen from the standpoint of size and if present plans materialize they will
nished by the Orchestra, consisting unusual character. serve as places of instruction outside
of 40 pieces. "This is an unusual situation for Ann Arbor. The forestry, biology,
Featured on the program is a com- a state university," said Dr. Hopkins, surveying, geology and geography
plete ballet presentation of Tschai- "I know of no other institution op- out-stations will continue as in past
kcwsky's "Nutcracker Suite." This is erating on so large a scale. Other years, said Dr. Hopkins, and a cur-
one of the few times the Suite has universities' out-stations are usually riculum Workshop, conducted joint-
been performed so in this country handled through endowment funds ly with other institutions of the
since the composer's time, according and are primarily of a research char- state, wal be added to this years pro-
to Prof. Philip O. Potts, School of acter. Students enter the program gram along with other stations now
Engineering, manager of the Orches- only incidentally." in the procc. of formation.
tra. Nearly half the members of the The Michigan program is not only Dr. , Hopkins expects the rapid
orchestra are students or faculty of the largest of its kind ever embarked growth of the SCner Session to
the University, he said. upon by any university but is also continue and believes 'he enrollment
unique in that it is carried on prin- will pass the 6,000 mark in 1939. The
cipally for the benefit of the students. total attendance in summer school
Local Clubwomen Research is also conducted so far as now is more than half as large as the
resources will permit, Dr. Hopkins enrollment in the winter semester.
Will Boycott Japan _________
Two motions, designed to boycott Y
Japan because of its war of aggres- DI A N C IN G
-Ision in China. were passed at a meet- I

District Attorney Thomas E. Dewey of New York (right) is shown with two of the eight employees of
the city-owned subway system accused of complicity inwhat Dewey said was the theft of 26,000,000 nickels
from the turnstiles. At left is David W. O'Brien and in the center is Isadore Kadisow.
Alumni Prominent In Industrial Afars

It's great holdings came directly un-
der the supervision of another Michi-
gan man-Cornelius F. Kelley, '98L,
the firm's president. Jesse J. Ricks,
'01, heads the Union Carbide and
Carbon Corp. while Charles A. Heiss,
'28Hon, is comptroller of American
Telephone and Telegraph.
Earle W. Webb, '02. left Ann Arbor
to begin a career which finally won
him the presidency of the Ethyl Gaso-
line Corporation. Jesse S. Phillips,
'93L, is chairman of the Great Ameri-
can Indemnity Corporation's board.
Of the Michigan graduates who
have entered, the fields of industry
and , commerce one has probably,
gained more fame than any other,
Robert P. Lamont, '91. Lamont served
under President Hoover as Secretary
of Commerce,
Other alumni who turned out to
have a head for business that sky-
rocketed them to the top include
Howard B. Bishop, '00, president of

the Sterling Products Corporation.
The Casein Co. of America has as its
head William Callan, '00. Walter P.
Chrysler, chairman of the Chrysler
Coporation and a pioneer in the auto-
motive industry, was awarded one
of the University's rare honorary
degrees in 1236.
Carroll B. Haff, '13, 15L, is a mem-
ber of the New York Stock Exchange
Walter Itobbins, '96E, heads the board
of the General Cable Corp. President.
of the World Book Co. is another
Michigan man, Orlando S. Reinold,
'97.

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U7Jpn ause of its wja of aggres- ,
ing of the Ann Arbor Woman's Club
held Tuesday afternoon in the League
Ballroom.
The body first passed a suggestion
to abandon the use of silk stockings
and to urge others to do so as a means
of curtailing Japan's finances in its
campaign into China. The second
motion pledged the members to write
letters to the United Aircraft Corp.,
of East Hartford, Conn., protesting
the sale of aircraft and other war
material to Japan for use against'
civilians in China. Fulfillment of
the action was left in the hands of
the members themselves.
Prof. Roger L. Morrison of the
College of Engineering addressed the
meeting on "Safety on the Highways."

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All in all, a listing of corporation
executives in New York reveals a
multitude of men who left the Michi-
gan campus intent on fighting their
way to the top. An amazing propor-
tion of them were successful. That the
background won in Ann Arbor proved
an aid in other fields-to writers,
lawyers, artists and a host of profes-
sions also will be shown.

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