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Survey Of Other Schools Shows Wolaver Views
Book Exchanges Are Successful Austrian CTisis

SATURDAY, JAN. 28, 1939

provided the book is in good condi-
This store is kept open all year.
Each month, checks are sent to stu-
dents whose texts have been, sold,
,covering the amount asked less a
10 per cent commission and a 10 cent
checking charge. Profits of the store
are contributed for scholarships.
The manager of the Minnesota ex-
change estimates that about 2,000
students deposit books and about
5,000 patronize the store as purchas-

Proifessor Fee~ls People'sI

i74 ;

guaranty for such arr exchange, and Way down east, in Ithaca, N.Y., the
on Jan. 31 opened for business. They Cornell Cooperative Society deals inI
remained open for one week, received books and supplies. Organized under
during that time 1,964 books, selling the general corporation laws of theI
1,401. Only 563 books had 'to be re- State of New York, the Society issuesI
turned to their original owners. 200 shares of capital stock yearly.
The Purdue exchange is managed, with a $5 par value. Stock must be
by a student board of control, uses sold only to those connected with;
the Student Union ballroom f6r a the University, and not more than,
shop. Clerks are voluntary workers, one share may be sold a person.
only the cashier receiving pay. When Dividends must not, according to the
a student brings in a text to be sold, articles of corporation, exceed in any
a price based on the list price of the year 30 cents a share,
new text is suggested by a clerk. The Registered purchasers also receive
student sets his own price, which dividends at the end of each year,
may or may not be that which the depending upon the amount of busi-
clerk suggests. Iness individually transacted. At one
The suggestea price is usually 60 I time, only those students paying a
per cent of the new cost, in contrast to membership fee were eligible to re-
40 per cent paid by the book stores ceive these dividends. Now, all profit
in town. is returned in this fashion.
Operating on a non-profit basis,
the exchange returns to the student Fowler Sues To Regain
~the full price asked on each book
sold. Expenses, amounting to only Rarity Accidentally Sold
$42.50 the first semester, are paid The ownership of a rare musical
an tained on duringtxchange ischair, which will play a tune when-
weeks of each semester. ever anyone sits on it, will be con-
tested by Prof. Herbert A. Fowler, of
At the University of Minnesota, the College of Architecture, in the.
the College of Engineering boasts the Ypsilanti Municipal Court Feb. 2.
W.S.G.A. Bookstore, a member of the The chair is now in the possession
Student Organization Group on that of James; W. Norton and Howard
campus. This exchange takes in Foose, both of Ypsilanti, but Profes-
books from students who set their sor Fowler claims he accidentally in-
own price. They may ask up to 75 cluded the chair in a collection of old
per cent of the new price on a text furniture he sold to Norton.

VOL. XLIX. No. 92
True Opinion Unknown N
(Continued from Page 1)
-_-_Student Accounts: Your attention is.
few street fights but only of short called to the following rules passed
duration. by the Regents at their meeting of
"You could not cross a street that February 28, 1936:
was not lined with troops," he said. "Students shall pay all accounts
"It seemed as though every other due the University not later than
man way a soldier." The schools were the last day of classes of each semes-
closed and turned into barracks for i ter or Summer Session. Student loans
the troops. It was reported that there which fall due during any semester
were 200,000 German soldiers in Vien- or Summer.Session which are not paid
na that week. The Viennese police tor renewed are subject to this regu-
were reported to have been assigned lation; however, student loans not yet
to cities in Greater Germany and due are exempt. Any unpaid accounts
their places taken by Germans. due at the close of business on the
Many Austrians were disappointed +last day of classes will be reported to
by the fact that all of the political the Cashier of the University, and
appointments went to Germans with "(a) All academic credits will be
even those Austrians who had favored withheld, the grades for the semes-
the union bei placed in minor ter or Summer Session just complet-
positions. The c ange from the shill- ed will not be released, and no tran-
ing to the mark was very confusing script of credits will be issued.
at first but within two months it "(b) All students owing such ac-
was a rare thing to see any Austrian counts will not be lallowed to regis-
money. ter in any subsequent semester or
Long lines of people surrounded Summer Session until payment has
every foreign embassy and consulate. been made."
Included in 'these were Austrians who S. W. Smith, Vice-President
disagreed with the policies of the an eetary.
government and Jewish people who
are now disenfranchised. 'Notice: Attention of all concerned,
and narticularly of those having of-


Detroit Beer Strike
To Be Arbitrated
DETROIT. Jan. 27 -(P) Mayor
Richard W. Reading announced to-
night a labor dispute affeoti ig ten
Detroit breweries had been submit-
ted to arbitration. He predicted beer
deliveries, which had been curtailed
since Jan. 18, would be resum.ed in
full tomorrow.
The Teamsters Union and the Brew-
ery Workers Union, both members
of the American Federation, of Labor,
were involved in the dispute, each
claiming the right to supply operators
of beer trucks for seven large Detroit

in Haven Hall, or the Western
portion of the Natural Science Build-
In'to the factthat parkingof cars
intedriveway between these two
,uildings is at all times inconvenient
to other users of the drive and some
times results in positive danger to
other drivers and to pedestrians on
the diagonal and other walks. You
are respectfully asked not to park
there, and if members of your family
call for you, especially at noon when
traffic both on wheels and on foot is
heavy, it is especially urged that the
'car wait for you in the parking space
adjacent to the north door of Uni-
versity Hall. Waiting in the drive-
way blocks traffic and involves con-
fusion, inconvenience and dangel
Just as much when a person is sitting




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A good portion of the books you have to sell or trade
will never be used here again because of new editions or
replacements by other texts. These books are used by hun-
"When I get through, dreds of smaller schools throughout the country. We keep
lady, this place will be in close contact with over 600 bookstores -serving these
as clean as schools and as we buy these books from you, we ship them
to places where they are being used, thus bringing you the
A notable ambition, Mr. best possible prices. So here's the point, when you bring in
Painter, and an apt coparpoi
ison-for cleanliness of sur- a group of books, we not only give you a top notch price for
roundings and of food, this the current ones, but as an incentive we also allow you as
is the place for fussypeople.tbrings
Delicious dishes too. much as we get for the obsolete ones. This brigs your
For Instance; average way up. You sure don't need to be a mathematician
BAKED SPARE RIBS to. see that this is by far your most profitable deal. This is
why Ulrich's is Ann Arbor's Busy Bookmart - Tons and
tons of used books for every course on the campus.


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