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9,A r, i. X r

THlE MICHiGAN DAILY

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Can Answer Any Emergency
Call Within 2 MinutesPolice Say

Any emergency call made to the
Anin Arbor police department will be
answered within two minutes, pollee
radio operator S. S. Sturgeon de-
Glared in an interview explaining the
operation and importance of the two-
way police radio system used by the
local department.
The radio finances itself from the
standpoint of recovered property
alone, Sturgeon pointed out. "Two
weeks ago six stolen cars were gotten
back through the radio. Those who
stole the cars would never have been
caught if-the police had not been
able to capture them a few minutes
after the call came into headquart-
ers."
Radio Needed By Police
In describing the importance of
radio to police work Chief Norman
A. Cook stated, "A police force today
without a radio would be like going
back to the days of the horse and
buggy."
It has happened time after time
so that it is no longer considered a
coincidence that police cars have
been close to the scene of a crime and
in a position to take action immed-
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iateiy whEn a l:ho eall reaches the
stati10n and is rmt on tme radio.
At the preesnt time the police de-
partment has three two-way equipped
cars and two motor cycles with one
way apparatus. There is a possibility
that the motor cycles will be equipped
two way. Sturgeon asserted that it
was technically practical and that an
appropriation figure for it would be
submitted to the police commission.
Patrol Beats Next
Within the nextyearthe police
will experiment with a one-way re-
ceiving apparatus for officers who
patrol beats on foot, Sturgeon dis-
closed. The apparatus would only
weigh one pound and battery replace-.
ments would be the only financial
consideration, he explained.j

Big Ten
With second semester just getting
under way and not much studying
to do, the Big Ten began swinging
into stride with the usual number of
unusual events.
The Ohio State Lantern, Ohio
State University student paper, en-
tered its 61st year of publication
this week. The paper was founded
in 1881. At the same time ground
was btoken by the WPA for a newt
$139,00 Military Science Building.
It will be a combination armory
and military storage building.
A campus stir was caused at Co-t
lumbus when a Student Senate Com-!
mittee was appointed to investigate1
fines levied by the Student Court for
traffic violations on the campus. It
appears that there have been too

Archaeologist
Will Survey
Valley States
Dr. J. B. Griffin Leaves
On Two Months Study
Of Mississippi States
Dr. James B. Griffin, Research As-
sociate Curator of Archaeology ra-
cently left on a two month field trip
survey of the archaeological sites in
the central Mississippian Valley
states.
AccompanyingrDr. Griffin are a
staff member from the Peabody In-
stitute and two Harvard graduate
students. This work, carried on joint-
ly under the auspices of the Univer-
sity of Michigan, State University of
Louisiana and Harvard, is sponsored
by the National Park Service.

New Campus
'Scng Soc et)
!~ Or-inred
A society of gentlemen songsters
has made its appearance on campus
within the past month. Once a week
the 11 members of this group, known
as "The Ann Arbor Surf Riding and
Mountain Climbing Society," or more
briefly as the "Psurfs," meet to honor
Orpheus of the famed lyre and Bac-'
chus of the good wine. With lyrical
harmonies propelled by rare old Chi-
anti and the spicy nut-brown ale.
they make the rafters ring.
Founded on the same general prin-
ciples' as the "Small Sheep" at Wil-
liams and the "Whiffenpoofs" and
"Orpheus and Bacchus Society" of
Yale, the Psurfs are building up a
repertoire of the same type of songs.
With the exception of two under-

Prof. .head To Offer Faculty Concert
ne econ Fa-CLts Concert sfthe Viark-et Day" by Jeanne-3oad, Voor-
semester ;iiit be offered by Prof.molien's "Pett Poisson." "Meomento
iiabel oss Rhead of the School of moni" CFs te'nuoo-eresco "L

.i.vsic at 4: l .pm, sinday in tine
Lydia Mendelssohi Theatre.
Professor Rhead, who has been a
piano soloist in both the St. Louis
and Detroit Symphony Orchestras,
will open her program with Haydn's
"Fantasie" which will be followed by
P. E. Bach's "Rondo, B minor" and
"Eight Ecossaises" by Schubert.
Among the other selections sched-
uled to be heard on her program will
be the Ulster melody, "The Next

Soiree dans Grenade" by Debussy
Brahms' "Ballad in D maior, Op. 10"
and Schumann's "Vienna Carnival
Scene."
The School of Music announced
yesterday that Prof. Hardin Van
Deursen. baritone, Mary Fishburne,
pianist, and Prof. Ava Comin Case,
pianist, will unite to present a recital
at 4:15 p.m. Sunday, March 9, also
in the Lydia Mendelssohti Theatre.

A sensitive receiver is not necessary many complaints of late about theirj
in relatively short distances accord- high rate. -
ing to Sturgeon. "It would be a great Over at Chicago the Chicago
asset in an emergency," he stated. Daily Maroon's contest for the
The new combined city and county most glamorous troy and girl with
radio system went into operation last its expense-paid trip to the Mardi
week. The sheriff's office has three Gras as a prize is till in the spot-
two-way radio equipped cars and dur- light. It appears that after the
ing this week a fourth car (an am- winners were named in balloting .
bulance) will have the two-way out- by cubsevibers to the Maroon cer-
fit. A fifth two-way car is expected to tain campus groups claimed that
je added later. the ballots were tampered with and
Aid To Sheriff, Too a new contest was demanded. The
This new radio system is expected Maroon, however, is sticking to its
to prove quite valuable to sheriff's guns and refusing to have a new
officers. When they are out in the contest.
country it sometimes takes fifteen The biggest scandal of many a year
minutes before they can phone some was over at Illinois. Campus politics
important information. Thus it at Champaign were, at the last bulle-
should be quite an asset in traffic tin, in a great turmoil. All kinds of
accidents, Sturgeon pointed out. illegal methods were charged against
The combined system uses a 150 certain well-known student leaders,
watt transmitter which was increased even fixing ballots in, a Junior Prom
from 50 watts last mouth. Queen election which was held last
- - - --sI year.

j oeo h aeil n eut graduates, the members are in the
Some of the materials and results Law-School, and formerly graced the
as well as the documentary records glee clubs on such campuses as Yale.
of the trip will be deposited at the
Museum for future reference. This Notre Dame.
program is similar to that being car- Somewhat retiring in their habits,
ried on all over the country in con- the Psurfs are sometimes seen dining
nection with ascertaining the history downtown or at the Phi Delta Phi
of the Indians of the United States house, and the mellow notes of such
prior to contact with the first Euro- songs as "Mavourneen," "Katy Ma-
pean white men. It will also serve lone," and "The Silver Dollar" always
as an important basis of information attract the rapt attention of those
as to the ways and means whereby who chance to be nearby.
the Indian culture of the Lower Mis- Last month the Psurfs entertained
sissippian Valley came into contact the four Mills brothers at the Phi
with the Upper Mississippian Valley Delta Phi house and exchanged songs
and the Great Lakes Region. with the well-known quartet.
The organization will make its first
public appearance today, when it is
(ent TO Speak scheduled to sing a few songs at the
banquet of the Surgeons' Convention
at the Union. The Psurfs also have
Fo Aid S P ' several Detroit engagements and a
party with the Pi Phi sextet in pros-1
Noted ArtistWillDispect, and it is likely that they will be
Noted rtt Wi iscuss heard about the campus before spring.
Conditions In Spain The following men are the charterj
members of this new organization:
Conditions in Spain after the civil J. W. Skinner, H. J. Carey, J. W. Hac-
war will be discussed by Rockwell kett; J. S. Munroe, R. K. Rockwood,
Kent, artist, at a meeting sponsored W. H. Baldwin, R. S. W. Sadler, D.
by the Liberal Students' Union and N. Baird, R. S. Trump. T. C. Tilley
the student branch of the American and R. J. Ryan.I
Rescue ship Mission, to be held at -----
3:15 p.m. Sunday in the Unitarian F
Church.ortner Professor Dies

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Highlights from
Goodyear's February
MONTH-END SL
Our regular once-a-month clearance of all odd lots and
broken size ranges. Special savings on odd lots of winter
merchandise priced for immediate clearance . . many
items for spring. Wearing apparel . . . footwear .
yard goods... things for the home included.
All Sales Final ... No Returns, C.O.D.'s or Telephone Orders
47 Daytime and Evening Dresses
3.98 and 7.98
Misses' and women's sizes, a few half sizes in the group.
Rayon crepes . . . wools . .. novelty fabrics. Black and colors.
15 French Room Dresses
12.98 and 16.98

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A new way of gelling dance tick-
ets was demonstrated at Minne-
sota this week. Tickets for the Aero
Take-Off were "bombed" on the
campus from a plane complete7
with air raid sirens and all the)
trimmijgs. Northwestern Univer-
sity celebrated its 90th Anniver-
sary with a banquet at which Pres-
ident Clarence A. Dykstra of the

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UnIiversity o Wiscosin spoke. Proceeds from the sale of tickets
Note left over from last semester: will be used by the national organi-
The night before the final exams in zation of the Rescue Ship Mission,
French were given at Northwestern which is attempting to finance a ship
copies of certain ones of them were for the relief of Spanish refugees
sold on the campus. The originals now imprisoned in the concentration,
were stolen. camps of unoccupied France.
Sponsoring the Kent lecture is a
committee of the Liberal Students'
1f To H ear Union, including Mrs. Ruth Hughes,
Mrs. Olivia Kissin, Norman Bauer.
Prof. Pollock Grad., David Stevenson, '42, and
Frances Vivien.
The leaders of the national cam-
Political Scientist To Talk j paign hope to raise $300,000 to cover
At' 1Cei~l 1S~iSSIn Ithe expenses of the first trip of the
At Fireside Discussion rescue ship. Their drive, which will
be featured by a national broadcast
Prof. James K. Pollock of the po- j his month, will continue until June.
litical science department will talk
on the topic of "Government in a -."I m ,

BERKELEY, Calif., Feb. 27.-(I-P)
Cary L. Hill, 66, connected with the
United States Forestry Service 30
years, is dead at his home here. Hill
was graduated from the University
of Michigan in 1901 and was assistant
forestry professor there from 1909 to
1912.

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BONNET EFFECTS
Small or large in
Black, Navy, and
Pastels.
DANA RICHARDSON
Michigan Theatre Bldg.
523 East Liberty St.

Changing Order" on the Hillel Fire-1
side Discussion program at 8:15 p.m.
today at the Foundation.
The Fireside Discussion has been
a regular Friday evening feature at
the Foundation since the beginning
of the year. The general topic has
been "This Changing World-Tech-
niques for Living."
Other speakers who are scheduledj
to speak on the Fireside program
are Prof. Robert B. Hall of the geog-
raphy department; Prof. Richard
Fuller of the sociology department;
Prof. George C. Benton, Director of
the Public Administration Curric-
ulum, 'andAlbert K. Stevens of the
English department.

Play Tryouts Announced
All students interested in taking
part in the annual French play are
:equested to meet at 3 p.m. today in
Room 408 of the Romance Languages
Building, Prof. Rene Talamon, who
vill direct the play, has announced.
The title of the play, which will be
given in May, has not yet been decid-1
d upon, Talamon said.

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2 Tweed Ensembles; 16.98 each
. Dresses with coats and
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23 Untrimmed
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24 Pairs
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Several styles in rayon satin,
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'in prints and plain colors. Tai-
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Better Sweaters
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Cardigans . . . pullovers .
dressy and tailored blouses in
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Evening Blouses, 1.98 to 3.98

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Wool Skirts and Jumpers; 1.69
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