THE MICHIGAN DAILY
WEDNESDAY, Y 291 1940
WEDNESDAY. MAY 29. 1940
Brooklyn Navy Yard Shows Signs Of Increased Actirit y
Police reported that three bicycles
belonging to University students were
listed as stolen yesterday. They be-
longed to Joseph Edelman, '42, Wil-
liam MacNutt, '43, and Wilber Gates,
'43. McNutt and Edelman had pad-
locked their bicycles.
Herbert Blumberg, '40E, notified
police that his camera had been stol-
en from the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity
Even flowers are not safe from
thieves, several west side resi-
dents reporting that their flower
gardens have been ruined by the
activity of robbers. One man was
said to have had his large bed of
tulips looted the day before he
planned to place the tulips on his
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Dr. Henry Tatlock, rector-emeritus
of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church,
observed his 92nd birthday anniver-
sary Monday. Doctor Tatlock served
as pastor from 1889 to 1921, when he
assumed the position of rector emer-
itus of the church.
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Citing the good pace at Which
war relief funds are coiming in,
Washtenaw Red Cross workers
Rooms In Co-ops
Are Still Available
For Fall Semester
Applications for residence in men's
cooperative houses next semester are
still being accepted, Harold Oster-
weil, '41. chairman of the Inte'r-
Cooperative Council persoimel emkl-
mittee, announced yesterday.
All male students interested in
living or boarding at a cooperative
house next semester were urged by
Osterweil to phone him at 7350 as
soon as possible, to arrange for an
interview with the personnel com-
mittee. Although a record number
of applications have been received,
Osterweil explained, openings are
There will be a meeting of pros-
pective members of the new men's
cooperative, at 7 p.m. today in Room
306 of the Union, Yale Forman, '42,
in charge of the house, announced.
cxpressed the belief that the end
of this week would see the chap-
ter's fend well over the top of its
quota of $3,200.
Mural For Church
Featuring the Gothic and religious
designs of the newly-dedicated Meth-
odist Church are murals marking the
first project done by the College of
Architecture and Design outside its
Created under the direction of
Prof. Jean Paul Slusser of the Col-
lege of Architecture and Design, the
mural which occupies one entire wall
of the Kindergarten Room was paint-
ed in oils by six members of the class
in mural design.
Designed by K. Adele Johnston,
Grad., the panel is based on the theme
of Christ blessing the little children.
The mural, done in light hues, has an
effect in the vein of a child's story
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There's work ahead--here's a general view of B ronklyn, N. Y. Navy Yard showing a cruiser (left), sup-
ply dock and destroyers. All of Uncle Sam's Navy Yar ds are in for increased activity as a result of the extra-
ordinary defense appropriations rushed through Cong ress. The force of 11,000 persons employed at this
yard is'to be greatly augmented.
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WEDNESDAY, MAY 29, 1940
VOL. L. No. 175
Seniors: The firm which furnishes'
diplomas for the University has sent
the following caution: Please warn
graduates not to store diplomas in
cedar chests. There is enough of the
moth-killing aromatic oil in the aver-
age cedar chest to soften inks of any
kind that might be stored inside them,
resulting in seriously damaging the
Shirley W. Smith
Commencement Week Programs:
Programs may be obtained on request
after June 3 at the Business Office,
Room 1, University Hall. .
Herbert G. Watkins
Commencement Tickets: Tickets
for Commencement may be obtained
on request after June 1 at the Busi-
ness office, Room 1, University Hall.
Inasmuch as only two Yost Field
House tickets are available for each
senior, please present identification
card when applying for tickets.
Herbert G. Watkins
Notice for Contestants in the Hop-
wood Contest. All students winning
A Paramount Picture with
DOROTHY LAMOUR-ROBERT PRESTON
LYNNE OVERMAN IJCARROL NAISR
Directed by Louis King
ANN SHERIDAN in
See the new hot weather
prizes are to come to the Hopwood
Room between 8 and 12 Saturday
morning. All contests are requested
to call for their manuscripts at the
Hopwood Room on Monday, June 13.
The room will be open from 8 to 12
and from 2 to 5:30. Copies of the
judges' comments on individual man-
uscripts may be obtained at the desk.
' All students who have competed in
the contests including those who com-
peted in the freshman contest are
invited to the Grand Rapids Room
of the League for an informal meet-
ing with Mr. Henry Seidel Canby at
8:15 p.m. this Friday evening.
The Hopwood Lecture will be given'
by Henry Seidel Canby Friday after-
noon, May 31, at 4:15 p.m. The title,
"The American Tradition, and Con-
temporary Literature." Announce-
ment of the Hopwood prizes will be
made immediately following the lec-
ture. The meeting is open to the
R. W. Cowden
Notice: University Commencement
Announcement: The University Com-
mencement exercises will be held on
Ferry Field, Saturday afternoon,
June 15. The gates open at 5:15 p.m.
Audience should be seated by 6 p.m.
when procession enters the field.
The public address system will be
interfered with by outside sounds,
and the audience is therefore re-
quested to avoid conversation and
moving about. Automobile owners
are asked kindly to keep their ma-
chines away from the vicinity of Ferry
Field during the exercises.
Tickets may be secured at the Busi-
ness Office, University of Michigan,
Room 1, University Hall, until 6 p.m.,
Saturday, June 15. All friends of
the University are welcome to tickets.
There will be no admission without
In case of rain, the exercises will
be transferred to Yost Field House,
to which the special Yost Field House
tickets only will admit. These tickets
are also available at the Business
Office, Room 1, University Hall, and
will be issued 2 to each graduate.
The Ferry Field ticket will not ad-
mit to Yost Field House.
If it becomes necessary to trans-
fer the exercises from Ferry Field,
outdoors, to the Field House, indoors,
after the exercises have started, per-
sons wilt be admitted to the Field
House without tickets until the seat-
ing capacity is exhausted.
If it is decided, in advance of start-
ing the procession, to hold the exer-
cises in Yost Field House, the power
house whistle will be blown at inter-
vals between 5 and 5:15 p.m. on Com-
Herbert G. Watkins,
To All Members of the Faculty and
Administrative Staff: If it seems cer-'
tain that any telephones will not bej
used during the summer months,
please notify the Business Office, Mr.
Peterson. A saving can be effected
if instruments are disconnected for
a period of a minimum of three
Herbert G. Watkins
To All Faculty Members.:.
. 1. Life Annuitie: or life insurance
either or both may .e purchased by
members of the faculties from the
Teachers Insurance and Annuity As-
sociation of America and premiums
for either life Annuity or life Insur-
ance, or both, may be deducted at
the written request of the policy-
holder from the monthly payroll of
the University, and in such cases will
be remitted directly by the Univer-
sity, on the monthly basis. The
secretary's office has on file blank
applications for *annuity policies, or
life insurance policies, and rate books,
for the convenience of members of
the University staff desiring to make
use of them.
2. The Regents at their meeting of
January, 1919 agreed that any mem-
ber of the Faculties entering the serv-
ice of the Unilversity since Nov. 17,
1915, may purchase an Annuity from
the above-named Association, toward
the cost of which the Regents would
make an equal contribution up to
five per cent of his annual salary
the limit of five per cent of the salary,
not in excess of $5.000. thus, within
doubling the amount of the Annuity
3. The purchase of an Annuity
under the conditions mentioned in
(2) above is made a condition of em-
ployment in the case of all members
of the Faculties, except instructors,
whose term of Faculty service does
not antedate the University year
1919-1920. With instructors of less
than three years' standing the pur-
chase of an Annuity is optional.
4. Persons who have !econie mem-
bers of the faculties since Nov. 17,
1915 and previous to the year 1919-
1920 have the option of purchasing
annuities under the University's con-
5. Any person in the employ of the
University may at his own cost pur-
chase annuities from the association
or any of the class of faculty mem-
bers mentioned above may purchase
annuities at his own cost in addition
to those mentioned above. The Uni-
versity itself, however, will contribute
to the expense of such purchase of I
annuities only as indicated in sections.
2, 3 and 4 above.
6. Any person in the employ of the
University, either as a faculty mem-
ber or otherwise, unless debarred by
his medical examination may at his
own expense, purchase life insurance
from the Teachers Insurance and An-
nuity Association at its rate. All life
insurance premiums are borne by the
individual himself. The University
makes no contribution toward life
insurance and has nothing to do with
the life insurance feature except that
it will if desired by the insured, de-
duct premiums monthly and remit
the same to the association.
7. The University accounting of-
fices will as a matter of accommoda-
tion to members of the faculties or
employes of the University, who de-
sire to pay either annuity premiums
or insurance premiums monthly, de-
duct such premiums from the pay-
roll in monthly installments. In the
case of the so-called "academic roll"
months of July, August, September,
and October will be deducted from
the double payroll of June 30. While
the accounting offices do not solicit
this work, still it will be cheerfully
assumed where desired.
8. The University has no ar-
rangements with any insurance or-
ganization except the Teachers In-
surance and Annuity Association of
America and contributions will not
be made by the University nor can
premium payments be deducted ex-
cept in the case of annuity or insur-
ance policies of tiis association.
9. The general administration of
the annuity and insurance 'business
has been placed in the hands of Sec-
.retary of the University by the Re-
Please communicate with the un-
dersigned if you have not complied
with the specific requirements as
stated in (3) above.
Herbert G. Watkins, Ass't Secy.
Registration Material: Colleges of
L.S.&A., and Architecture, Schools
of Education, Forestry, and Music:
Summer Session registration mater-
ial may be obtained in Room 4 U.H.,
beginning June 1. Please see your
adviser, secure all necessary signa-
tures, and complete registration be-
fore June 22.
Architect classifiers will post a no-
tice when they are ready to confer.
Robert L. Williams,
Engneering Stu'dents: Will all
those having lockers in rooms 323,
325, 331 and 335 please remove locks
and equipment on or before June 15.
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