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THE MICHIGAN DAILY

TUESDAY, MAY 27, 1941

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Bye collecting magazines from fi
ternity and sorority houses tod
Alpha Phi Omega, National Serv
Fraternity, will initiate a new proj
for the coming year.
This project was suggested by I
L. W. Berridge of the Department
Mental Hygiene of the Univers
Health Service. It will inch
monthly trips to the fraternity a
sorority houses next year in or
to collect magazines for Health Se
ice. William Ager, '43, has beena
pointed to head this work.
Alpha Phi Omega requests t]
the fraternity and sorority hou
cooperate with them by gathering
many magazines as possible and h
ing them ready for the collectors.
Recently Alpha Phi Omega f
sponsored several projects desigr
to give service to the campus, inch
ing the "Keep-Off-The-Grass" ca
paign, with its humorous signs st
gesting the use of the walks inste
of the grass. The campaign, accoi
ing to the fraternity's officers, v
a success, thanks to the studei
cooperation.

A Time-Honored
'Drags' Edit
By JAMES CONANT
The Naval ROTC is strictly a man's
outfit.
ra- But take a look at the masthead of
ay, the "Pelorus," monthly NROTC pibli-
ice cation which made its appearance on
ect campus yesterday. It reads: "Edi-
tors for this issue: Dorothy Blicke,
Mr. Elaine Glass, Martha Kinsey, Louie
of Lawton, Jean Whittemore."
ity No, they have'nt changed the re-
ude quirements for entrance to the Mich-
nd igan NROTC, nor have they developed
,der a Coed's Auxiliary. The May issue of
rv- the "Pelorus" is the Femmes' Issue,
ap- which, to the uninitiated, means that
it's written entirely by the "drags
hat of NROTC cadets at the Navy Ball
ses of April 25.
as Time-Honored Custom
av- The idea for a Femmes' Issue was
not original with the editors of the
has "Pelorus." It is time-honored tra-
ned dition at Annapolis that one issue
ud-
Lm-
d ol.Irannan
,rd-
asLauds ROC
nits'
For Revitew
In a training memorandum to the
regiment of cadets, Lieut. Col. Fran-
cis M. Brannan, commandant, com-
plimented the unit on their showing
in the federal inspection made last
Thursday and Friday.
He declared that Thursday's re-
view was undoubtedly the best of
the year and revealed that one of the
inspecting officers had expressed sur-
prise that the unit had attained such
proficiency in the short time devoted
to the drill.
The University corps will probably
receive once more the excellent rat-
ing held in the past, he added.
The ROTC units have only one
more function scheduled for the cur-
rent school year, a parade and review
at 5 .p.m., June 6, on Palmer Field.
AIChE To Hold Banquet
The student branch of the Ameri-
can Institute of Chemical Engineers
will hold its annual spring banquet
at 6:15 p.m. today in the Union. R. A.
Plumb, president of Truscon Labora-
tories, Detroit, will speak.
1news of t
By GLORIA NISHO

Navy Custom- Noted Socialist Police Chief Tells Fraternities
Current Pelorus' To Talk Here To Watch Out For Prowlers
of the Middies' "Log' be written by By DAN BEHRMAN Cook commented. "In many cases
the "drags" of the future ensigns. Commencement may mean the end dressing room doors are left un-
of a college career to graduating sen-
So the NROTC is following good Michian Anti-War Gr irs, but it signifies an open season locked. As a matter of fact, the only
Navy precendent in publishing a noup for fraternity house prowlers, ac- thing missing is a sign, 'Come in and
Femmes' Issue. Will Sponsor Speech cording to Norman Cook, chief of help yourself'."
This month's "Pelorus," however, Ann Arbor's police force.
does not consist of a Femmes' Issue By N The robbery of the Kappa Nu Chief Cook recalled instances of
alone. Included 'as well is a "Cruise house Sunday night was the first of
Supplement,"mgivinrtheiitineraryrandstudents leaving school in past years
Supplement" giving the it the e rominen figure the warm weather "epidemic" which because of these very robberies
details of the training cruise which in the homeepiAmerica o t has always hit campus fraternities which can only be traced to negli-I
50 members of the unit will take late war, Nom Tom aswi se at in the past. Last year, Chief Cook gence on the part of the victims.
this June. Included in this "Cruise A 8:15 p.m. thearrown the Rack- stated, robberies during the pre-sum- About three years ago he and a
Supplement" are letters to the unit ham Amphitheatre on A Democratic mer months caused several thousand patrolman were able to pass through
from Comlmandant Captain Lyal A. , an ascism. dollars loss to these groups. three fraternity houses, from dining
Davidson, U.S.N., and Battalion Com- Thomas's talk, sponsored by the "For years we have asked fraterni- room to sleeping quarters, without
mander Burnett H. Crawford, '44. Michigan Anti-War Committee, will ties to assist us in stopping these being noticed.
'For Men Only' be his first appearance in Ann Arbor thefts:" Chief Cook stated. "Consid-
Every page of the Femmes Issue since Oct. 15, when he addressed the ering the size of Ann Arbor's resi- "ith themwidedstributonGoffra
was written by coeds who went to the Michigan Forum on "Butter and dential district and the number of ternities from State Street to Geddes
Navy Ball, with the sole exceptionAms men available, we can only stamp out andggangs," the oeaon "oanm-
Sthe editorial pag "For s n Now a leader in the American fraternity robberies withthe" co- ized gangs," the chief added, cam-
(In spite of its title, there's nothing peace movement, Thomas opposed operation of the houses themselves."p pus houses will oe only be able a to pro-
on this page which is not becoming U.S. participation in the last war. Failure To Lock Doors themselves, take steps necessary for
to an issue put out by Navy "drags." He joined the American Union against The fraternities' main negligence their own safety."
Lead article of the issue is "The Militarism in 1918 and went on to has been their failure to lock doors
Navy Ball. (As It Might Have Been become -an associate editor of the and first floor windows, Chief Cook
Reported)." The Navy Ball is de- Nation and director of the League pointed out. It would be a worth-
scribed in Daily, Garg, and Time for Industrial Democracy. while investment if each house pro-
style. Other articles in the issue _- After joining the Socialist Party, vided its members with keys, especi-
"Navy vs. Army," "I Go to the Navy Thiomas received Presidential nomi- ally during this time when large sums
Ball," "What's Wrong with the Na- nations in '28, '32, '36 and '40, and of money for train fares and "accum- D
vy?" (nothing, says the author) give has made an outstanding record in ulated" bills are unprotected. To Convetton
the coeds' opinion of the Navy and preserving civil liberties. Long an "It's a wonder they don't suffer a
the Naval ROTC, and it's far from opponent of Mayor Frank Hague, he greater loss than they do," Chief,
unflattering. !was once "asked to leave" Jersey Twenty students of the School of
City after attempting an address in Nursing will attend the National
R ceJournal Square. S nfrd s hosen League of Nursing Education con-
R At present Thomas is carrying on po pf i at 9:15 p.m. today in Detroit.
Ahy a campaign to ease ballot qualifica- PresidentOf vention
s yAwar tions in addition to his anti-war University representatives who will
work. Gilbert Sanford of the Department act as hostesses at the convention are
Richard E. Field, '41, was awarded of Sociology was chosen new presi- Maine Scheid, '41SN, Louise Deal,
42",Anna K, Pease, 42N and
the newly founded Alpha Chi Sigma (Ldent of Alpha Kappa Delta, honorary Helen Harju, '41N.
scholarship prize, which is awarded soclogical fratert a annual Henrietta Huber, '42SN, will ake
annually to the outstanding senior part in the morning symposium on
chemistry student. r s Today's NeOther new officers are Nelson Pal- future professional advancement,
hmss tr sTNews mer, Grad., vice-president; argaret "Fhat Next In Our Profession?"
The award, which includes a plaque In Summary Garritsen, '43, recording secretary; It was also announced by Miss De-
and a year's membership in the Sylvia Forman, '42, corresponding Armand, Couzens Hall Social direc-
American Chemical Society, was made Robert Bushnell, 14. 324 E. Jeffer- secretary; Dorothy Turner, '42, na- tor, that all seniors of the nursing
on the basis of Field's three-year son, was killed Sunday night when the tinal corresponding secretary; and school are invited to go on a picnic
scholastic record car in which he was riding struck Albin Schinberle, '42, treasurer. from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. today at
Field will also receive a subscription a tree on Plymouth Road, east of the "Fireplace" on the Island.
the city. Author Reveals Story
to the American Chemical Journal. Winsstdpleha hec
The award, which is being made for Witnesses told police that thecar Of Nazi Espionage The Love Story
the first time by Alpha Chi Sigma, it left theroadi ammed the tee and ofa Magnifcnt
national professional chemists' fra- overturned. WASHINGTON, May 26.-P)-Aeat
.Tstory of a vast German espionage and
ternity, will be recognized by the Three other passengers, two of them reporting service in the United States
University Honors Convocation. from Ann Arbor, were seriously in- and a German policy of "attacking"
jured. Thomas Hickerson, 16, 415 the United States through develop-
High Street, suffered cerebral in- ment of close ties in Latin America
uries and Donald Briggs, 15, 604 as told to the House committee on
h e d o r miS E. Washington Street, received a
fractured forearm and scalp wounds. un-American activities today by Rich-
N and BOB MANTHO ard Krebs, 36-year-old author and
The driver, Joseph McNamee, 19, former agent of Germany and Russia.
of Plymouth, also is suffering from The German-born witness, who
the big "Victory Dinner" to be given cerebral injuries. His condition and used the pen name of Jan Valtin in C
Wednesday at the West Quads Hickerson's were reported as critical.
Briggs was "not too seriously hurt.,writing a current book about his
. Closing their social program of experiences in Europe, first told how
the year, Martha Cook girls and Russia sent him to Germany
their faculty guests indulged in an \\\1\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\,i
informal buffet supper from 5:30
p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sunday. The , GOIN nHOME ?
dormitory's lovely garden was open
to the visitors for their enjoyment Then send your baggage to ye old home-
after which a musicale was offered. stead by RAILWAY ExPRESS and take your
train with peace of mind. We call and
Marion Chown, '42, next year's deliver at no extra charge within our
president, was in charge of the event. regular vehicle limits in all cities and
Mary Shinkman, '42, played a piano principal towns. Service is fast, econom-
solo; Estefania Aldaba, Grad., did a ical-and sure as shootin'! Just phone
Filipino dance; Helen Westlin, '415M, RAILWA XPRESS
offered a violin composition; Ethel AGFNs, , IC
Norberg, '42L, and Jean Goll, '418M, NATION-WIDE RAIL.AIR SERVICE
played a piano duet and a chorus sang
the original composition, "Sing a Song_ _ _ _--
of Michigan," which- was the Cook
girls' entry in Lantern Nite festivities.no9
Feaurnga rop f rtst wo+ Are you lookingI
Orchestra To Play *
rFeaturing a group of artists who
are known for their youthful and

distinctive rendition of classical mu-# 01%I
sic, the Stokowski All-American
Youth Orchestra will appear at 8:30*FOe t p nd
FOR YOUR
pm. Thursday at the State Fair
Coliseum in Detroit, under the baton
of Leopold. Stokowski.
Weekdays 2-4-7-9 P.M.Yo
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XvierC ugaLm Orchestra
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.35 Canadian Cabers today.
staringLawrence Welk Orc hestra
5forifl3742 Aurora
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Y OO N G Pancho Orchestra
wih 3710 My Sister and I
wf.35 In the Hush'iof the Night
f' ROBERT PpEYt~uTO Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra
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Albin Johnson
Plays Cornet
In Band Here
The position of conductor of the
University of Michigan Regimental
Concert Band is only one of the
many musical activities which have
occupied a major portion of the life
of Albin I. Johnson, '41SM, solo cor-
netist of the University of Michigan
Concert Band.
Ever since the days when he began
his musical career, "playing on the
linoleum" as he puts it, he has de-
voted his time to the study of the
cornet in particular and music in
general.
Johnson is a graduate of the Wil
h lams Conservatory of Music in
Brooklyn, New York. There he dis
tinguished himself by winning sev-
eral major prizes for his own com-
positions amtong which was "Pride of
the Lakes," a march which was
played over the radio by the cele-
brated Goldman Band of New York
City.
After graduation he was offered
the position of solo cornetist with
the official United States Army Band
in Washington, D.C., which he ac-
cepted, playing with them for a
period of three years. During that
time he was a featured artist over
all the major radio networks and
short wave stations.
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Big powerful Activities in the women's dorms
table radio, have quieted down considerably this
Excellent tone. week as the musty ghost of examina-
tions flickers through the halls .
Stockwell Hall, with the weight
of its added numbers, however, is
struggling against the gathering
clouds of the approaching storm
as it entertains faculty members
of the University at a dinner Thurs-
day. Those who will help dispel the
gloom are Prof. and Mrs. Kenneth
Hanse, Miss Catherine Heller, Prof.
and Mrs. James Cork, Prof. and
Mrs. William Revelli, Mr. and Mrs.
Tie foreign corres- Amos Hawley and Prof. and Mrs.
performance -tubPeter Okkelberg.
5-tube economy Dr. and Mrs. Richard Boys, Prof
and Mrs. William Haber, Prof. and
Mrs. Kenneth Rowe, Mr. and Mrs.
Fred Walcott, Prof. Karl Litzenberg,
x FreeMr. Carl Zuehlke, Monsignor 'Bab-
leather cock, Prof. Thelma Lewis, Prof. and
carrying Mrs. L. C. Anderson, Mr. William
casae Merhab and Mr. Werner Landecker
S26.50 value will also lean their shoulders to the
$20.00 wheel of good fellowship -. -
complete With a change in tne weather
comes a change in the trend of
social events , . . and with spring
definitely here picnics are in vogue.
Williams House held an outdoor af-
M USfair Saturday at the Saline Valley
M UFarm, followed by an evening of
dancing,
The waiters took the head of the
205 . Lbery _ h. 675 table Wednesday, as Greene and
205 E. Liberty Ph. 3675 Hinsdale Houses entertained their
Free Delivery foodservers at dinner .
And you have probably heard of
LEOPOLI)
STOKOWSKI
and the
All-American Youth Orchestra
Only Michign Appearance
"Stokowski has performed another -miracle"
-PH1 ILADEHIA' RA It ECORD
"IThey played as no other orchestra has ever played"
----1IILAVE1,1PI [IA B1.1.141 "N
"Will always remain in the nemory as annmf rAeable
experience" -NE1W YORK TIMES
Ihursday, May 29
STf4TE FRIRCOLISEUM

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