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Math Society
Will Convene
In Angell Hall
Today's Session Will Hear
Discussion And Report
On HighSchool Course
The Michigan section of the Mathe-
matical Association of America will
hold its spring meeting in Angell
Hall tomorrow and Saturday.
The first day's session will consist
of a joint meeting with the Mathe-
matics Conference of the Schoolmas-
ters' Club devoted to a report entitled
"The Place of Mathematics in Sec-
ondary Education" by Miss Ruth Lane
of University High School, Iowa
Interpretation And Discussion
This will be followed by an inter-
pretation and discussion of the re-
port from the high school point of
view and from the college point of
view by Prof. Raleigh Schorling of
the University of Michigan and Prof.
E. R. Sleight, of Albion College, re-
Saturday morning's meeting, the
regular session of the Michigan Sec-
tion of the Mathematical Association
of America, will place special empha-
sis on the topics, "The Follow Through
from High School to Freshman Math-
ematics" and "Advanced Mathematics
from an Elementary Viewpoint."
These topics are designed to be of,
particular interest to members of the
Mathematics Conference of the
Schoolmasters' Club.
Aeronautical Engineering
The final session of the meeting
will be featured by a discussion en-
titled, "Some Graphical Methods
used in Aeronautical Engineering,"
by Prof. Peter Altman, Department
Director of Aeronautics, at the Uni-
versity of Detroit.
Prof. Albert E. Lampen of Hope
College is chairman of this year's
mneeting and Prof. Paul S. Dwyer of
the University mathematics depart-
ment is secretary.


rnmer Jobs As Counselors,
Life Guards Open, Bureau Says

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Students Urged To Apply I most any field. There is no charge
For Summer Positions made for application.
The Bureau provided 180 jobs last
By T. Luther Purdom year, and according to Miss Maloy,
placement this year has improved, the
By S. R. WALLACE } office having received as many calls
thusfar as the total number of calls
The opportunity to combine valu-
the entire 1938-39 period. More than
able training, a vacation and a sal- 600 students are already registered.
aried position is being offered by the Unique offers are occasionally
Bureau of Appointments and Occupa- made. The Bureau has as yet not been
tional Information to qualified stu-
dents who apply immediately, Dr. T. dent for a man who wants to give
Luther Purdom, director, announced away his camp. The man, who lives
yesterday. in Ontario, is looking for a student
Calls have been received by the or group qualified to take over full
summer employment division of the management of a canoe trip camp.
Bureau for men and women counsel- He will turn over equipment sup-
ors and life guards, and will be filled plies and a following on a trial basis.
before June in time for the summer and will make a gift of the camp out-
season. Vacancies in these fields may right eventually if the management
be available until August, but most of is satisfactory.
the desirable jobs are open now.Ba wp io I
SThe Bureau, which provides work 11N
mostly in the states east of Michi-IH onorary
gan, is cooperating with the Illinois
and New York Camping Employment*
services in securing jobs, and also TImtiate 29
offers a contact service for students
who wish to apply through the Uni-
versity for particular jobs they are Pi Lambda Theta To Give
qualified to fill. Miss Ruth E. Maloy, Banquet For Members
head of summer placement, will write
to organizations on request. .n r mr..w.. .,....---


Application procedure requires the
student to fill out a blank at the
Bureau office, 201 Mason Hall, com-
pletely outlining his qualifications
and experience, and providing refer-
ences and a photograph of himself.
Besides camp jobs he may apply for
general summer employment in al-
Speech Group
To Meet Here

ri.ampa da Themaonor ary ecdu-
cation and professional sorority, will
initiate 29 new members in recogni-
tion of scholarship and leadership at
its annual initiation banquet at 6
p.m. today in Mary B. Henderson
Room in the League.
Among the undergraduates to be
initiated are Dorothy Shipman, '40
Ed, Donna Bolt, '40, Phyllis Can-
non, Mary Margaret Meloche, '40,
Neva Dilley, '41E, Mary Virginia En-
loe, Spec.Ed, Margaret Fishley, '41E,
Jean Fisher, '41, Dorothy Nichols,
'40, Gertrude Zuidema, '40, and Vic-
toria Stoianowski, '40.
The graduate students pledged to
membership are Elaine Clark, Cath-
erine Good, Gertrude Hazzard, Dor-
nhv yraa C rT lmt TT fchTf

in the counsels of England's
doughty Winston Churchill is Ad-
miral Sir Dudley Pound (above),
the First Sea Lord of Great Bri-

GOING MY WAY, MISTER?--Maybe Postmaster-General Jim Farley was trying to thumb a ride to
the White House when he and the President were pictured at a baseball game in Washington. Mr. Roosevelt
certainly appears to be eager enough to cooperate.

At Union

Wil -Conv




Starts Annual Tour
Robert S. Peare, '22, has just been
appointed manager of the publicity
department of the General Electric
Co. in Schenectady, N. Y., The Daily
learned yesterday.
Hitherto, Peare served as president
and general manager of the Maque
Co., a large printing and engraving
concern affiliated with General
Peare will also serve as manager
of broadcasting for the company
with the responsibility for the oper-
ating of its stations, WGY, Schenec-
tady; KGO, Oakland and KOA,
Denver, as well as international
broadcasting stations WGEO, WGEA
and KGEI; frequency modulation
station W2XOY, and television sta-
tion W2XB.

oty magee, sarah Olmstea, vMabelI
Instructors in speech from Michi- Parker, Mary Margaret Robinson,
gan colleges and high schools will Ildefontz Rutz, Jane Schroeder, Ester
meet at 9:30 a.m. tomorrow in the Semplner, Hazel Worden, Rosalind
Union in the year's second convention Zapf.
for the Michigan Associations of Graduate students to be initiated
Teachers of Speech. also include Genevieve Fox, Dr. Ber-
Four groups will meet in the morn- neta Block, Dr. M. Evelyn Dilley,
ing session. The speech correction Margaret Chapin and Dorothy Van
group will discuss "The Speech Cor-
rection Field in California" with an
address by Eugene Hahn of Wayne
University. The high school sec- * *
tion will talk about "Enriched Speech G irHSo
Opportunities in the High School."Bi y l r
The elementary and intermediate Reach 0ntario -
division will discuss "Practical Prob-
lems in Teaching Elementary Speech," '
and the college section will discuss rT
"Some Practical Problems in the
Teaching of College Speech." Dr.
Alan H. Monroe will address this Spring weather has definitely cast
group. its spell on two Michigan freshmen.
The association will meet with the Nancy Bercaw. and Helen Clarke,
Schoolmaster's Club for dinner at 6 both '43Ed., took in the wide open
p.m. where they will hear Dr. Floyd spaces in earnest last Saturday,
A. Firestone's lecture-demonstration, when they pedaled bicycles 80 miles
"Tricks With Speech and Song." from Ann Arbor to Windsor, On-
tario, and back.
While the rest of Jordan Hall was
sleeping, the girls crept out of the
dormitory at 6 a.m. and started on
their journey. Arriving in Windsor
at 12:45 p.m., they stopped for lunch,
and then began the return trip.
f The 40 miles home were a battle
against fatigue and an obstinate
wind. The pedalers were successful,
however, and reached Ann Arbor at1
8 p.m. They brought with them as
proof of the jaunt, a pound box of
English toffee to be distributed
or! A $2.75 trade-in among the admiring dormitory.
havemaster or Shick. As if answering the general ques-
tion as to her degree of stiffness,
Helen Clarke got up early Sunday
Ely, f I morning to go horseback riding.
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South State Art Exhibitioin
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Electric Razor
Bring in your old raz
allowance on a new S
Now at 308

ASKS NAVY SECOND TO NONE-Urging a navy that will make
the United States second to none, Admiral Harold Stark (right), chief
of naval operations, testified at the Senate naval hearings; he estimated
that such naval expansion would cost about $3,486,000,000 over a
five-year period. With Stark is Capt. C. M. Cooke of the office of naval
operations. A bitterly contested fight is expected on the floor of the
Senate when the final naval bill comes up for consideration.

CHIANG AMONG FRIENDS-In his capacity as chairman of the
People's Political Council, China's nearest approach to representative
government, Gen. Chiang Kai-shek (foreground) visited with 145 coun-
cil delegates at Chungking.

Smart Jewlr
OUR SWANK KEY CHAINS provide a dashing
and attractive accent to any man's attire. Also
new Swank tie clips, cuff links, and collar pins.

Former Students, Faculty
Invited ToReception
A reception for faculty guests and
former students will be held from
3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. today in the
new quarters for Far Eastern Art
in the basement of Alumni Memorial
Hall, James M. Plumer, of the In-
stitute of Fine Arts, announced yes-
A series of exhibits will be shown
in connection with the opening,
which celebrates the moving of the
offices from the Museum Building
earlier this semester. The exhibits
are educational, emphasized Mr.
Plumer, and are an attempt to show
that all art is a document of the
culture that produced it. In addition,
he explained, all of the material
shown has been loaned by various
people to the University of Mich-
igan, including several that were
shown at the San Francisco World's
Chosen from objects made in
Asiatic countries, as China, Tibet,
India and Afghanistan, the show
includes bronze pieces, stone and
clay sculptures, Chinese and Japan-
ese paintings, Buddhist sculpture,
and ceramic pieces, including some


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