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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27, 1940

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Parent Group
T o Meet, Talk
On Citizenship
Over 1,500 Michigan parents and
educators will convene here for the
11th annual Parent Education Insti-
tute, sponsored jointly by the Uni-
versity Extension Service and the
Michigan Congress of Parents and
Teachers, to be held Wednesday
through Friday at the Rackham
Building.
Featured on the first day's program
will be a panel on "How the Schools
Can Provide Effective Training for
Citizenship" with Prof. James B. Ed-
monson, dean of the education school
as chairman and nine prominent
educators and student leaders as
participants.
On the general theme "Citizenship,"
the Institute will provide lectures,
conferences, and parent classes on
citizenship in the school, the home
and the community, a day being de-
voted to each topic.
"Citizenship in the School" will
include lectures by Mr. Malcolm S.
MacLean, president of the Hamp-
ton Institute of Virginia on "Can
Schools Train Citizens for Democ-
racy?", and by Dr. Howard McClusky,
associate director of the American
Youth Commission of the American
Council on Education of Washing-
ton on "The Schools and the National
Emergency."
Dr. Paul Popenoe, director of the
American Institute of Family Rela-
tions of Los Angeles, will open the
discussion of citizenship in the home
with a talk on "Citizenship Begins in
the Family."
"Citizens Must Act" will be the
title of a lecture by Mr. S. Howard
Evans, director of the Education Pro-
ject of the National Municipal League
of New York, on the third day's sub-
ject, citizenship in the community.

Willkie Backers
In Law School
Organize 300
)c~ae Challenge Is IsstIl
To Head Of Roosevelt
Clb; Date Not Yet Set
Determined to dispel any notion
that the Law School "is a Roosevelt
stronghold" a committee of Willkie
backers in the Law School have ob-,
tained the pledges of 300 law students
to support the GOP candidate and
have issued a challenge to the Young
Lawyers For Roosevelt Club to debate
the issues of the campaign.
The Willkie Committee is composed
of James Teahan, jr., '41L, chairman,
Wendell Miles, '42L, James French.
'41L, Harold Streator, '41L, Charles
Johnson, A41L, Phillip W. Buchen,
'41L, Stark Ritchie, '41L, Robert
Clark, '41L, and Joseph Bartley, '41L.
The group declared that the chal-
lenge to debate had been delivered to
Fred Niketh, '41L, as leader of the
Roosevelt Club. The place and time
for the debate have not been ar-y
ranged.V
The committee issued the follow-"
ing statement: "Any misapprehen-d
;ion that the Law School is a Roose-
velt stronghold is strikingly dispelled
by the large number of students who
have signed pledges to support the
candidacy of Wendell Willkie. A
challenge for a debate upon the issues
of the campaign has been delivered
to Fred Niketh as leader of the Roose-
velt club. It is trusted that they
will not show the same relucance tot
face the issues so important to theV
American people that President Roo-F
sevelt has. Contrary to the views ofb
Niketh and other New Dealers, we be-n
lieve that the third term and thet
dangerous tendencies of perpetuatingS
one man in office are issues, and im-t
portant ones, in this campaign. We
also believe that Roosevelt's record
in the administration of his domestic
program raises a serious issue, which
cannot be obscured by 'defense in-
spection tours'."

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After It proniptu MonologueTaCollci To e Formed Here
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Continued from Page 1) house on campus will be held at 8
p.m. today in Room 304 of the Union.
portunity for each child, equalization.
local contribution from each commun- Karl V. Karlstrom. 43S announced.
ity and tuition from the state funds. The new house is being organized
Mr. Fred R. Johnson, general see-! under the sponsorship of the Inter-'
retary and state superintendent of Cooperative Council, and will be in
the Michigan Children's Aid Society,Coperativexounmes.erdKalstrom
stated that requirements of efficient operation by next semester.Karlstrom
welfare work include competence and explained.

PERMANENTS
A4 Specially,
All permanents are tested and
guaranteed. All other lines of
beauty work done also.
Florence lDiMattia, Manager
Blue Bird Hair Shop
5 Nickels Arcade Ph. 9616

Unprepared And Unrehearsed Character Sketch Led
To Dramatic Career; To Appear Here Tuesday
It was at a houseparty of some Ilittle Jewish tailor who had been do-
young people that Ruth Draper, who ing some work for her. Just who
will present a series of her own this unknown inspiration was has
"Character Sketches" here on Tues- never been revealed. Taking this
day, first started on her career. man-with-the-needle for her type
she improvised her facts and as she
Tickets for Miss Draper's per- went along, elaborated a story.
formance will go on sale at 10 a.m. Ncthing was prepared in advance.
Monday morning in the Box While she talked she imitated his
Office of Hill Auditorium. Hours, pronounced accent and acentuated
10 a.m.-1 p.m. and 2-4 p.m. Mon- his mannerisms. The story was en-
day; all day Tuesday. tirely her own and dressed in details
-- of her own invention. Her first au-
One member of the group decided dience was enthusiastic about her
to get up some entertainment in recital, and their enthusiasm en-
which everyone must participate. couraged her to try again.
For a while Miss Draper was puzzled What happened later was that in
but after much pondering she re- repeating this sketch its form became
membered Beatrice Hereford and more definite and the character more
those remarkable monologues of hers. sharply outlined. Now she has thirty-
She thought it might be amusing to five sketches, any one of which she
try one. can do at a moment's notice, as they
The sketch she gave was about a are all in her memory.

simplicity of administration and a
decent standard of ethics. Scoring the
waste of federal funds, he added,
"Relief and work projects should be
administered with economy and ef-
ficiency regardless of the source of
the money. '
Explaining how penal systems can
grow in efficiency as well as size,
Atty. George J Burke declared, "Our
principle in penal administration
should be to re-examine present
methods in order to effect more ef-
ficiency of operation and more ser-
vice without raising the cost. We
should create a program that would
offer the public future monetary sav-
ing and service to humanity at the
same time."
The talks were part of the first
Taxation Institute sponsored here by
the University Extension Service in
cooperation with 11 local and state
organizations.

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THANK YOUR
LUCKY STARS!
Now's YOUR (ALR AN(1 to get your
Jv 1horoscope inscribed on the border of a
beautifully colored handkerchief . .
find out whether you are the sincere
fun-loving, witty, or idealistic type
.and we have other unusual hand-
kerchiefs and headkerchiefs too!
Always Reasonably Priced"
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Dramatists To Do
'3 Men On Horse'
Here Wednesday
Irwin, the amateur race track dope-
ster with the infallible system, is the
hero of "Three Men On a Horse,"
which Play Production will perform
Wednesday through Saturday nights
in the Lydia Mendelssohn Thaetre.
The farce, by John Cecil Holm and
George Abbot, deals with the troubles
of a meek little poet who writes greet-
ing-card verses for a living. He does
this in spite of the fact that he has
an uncanny faculty for picking the
horses, and could make more money
by betting on his choices.
Irwin is afraid to give up the drud-
gery of turning out 60 Mother's Day
greetings a week, and make his living
as a professional better because he
thinks it might break his luck at
picking winners if he actually played
the races.
This will be the initial offering of
the year for Play Production, and will
be directed by Prof. Valentine B.
Windt, of the speech department.

City Editor, Columnist
Nose Out Sports Editor
City Editor Paul "Scratch Pad"
Chandler, and the team of Laurence
"Fire and Water" Mascott and Hall
"Sports Staff" Wilson are neck and
neck in, the number of yesterday's
football games guessed correctly. The
outcome hangs upon the LSU-Van-
derbilt game, tied at the half at press
time. Sports Editor Don Wirtchafter
is already out of the running.
Chandler guessed 11 games cor-
rectly; eight incorrectly, and predict-
ed L.S.U. over Vanderbilt. Mascott
and Wilson so for received the same
score, but chose Vanderbilt to defeat
L.S.U. Wirtchafter made 10 correct
selections and nine erronious ones,
in addition to the incomplete game,
for which he selected L.S.U.

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ChurchGroups ActiveToday
Comparative religion, the election Chairman for the evening will be
and personal faith will be topics of h Robert Long, '42.
discussion of panels and forums of At the Symposium on "My Idea of
meetings of student religious groups Religion" to be held at 7 p.m. by thet
today. Westminster Student Guild of the
Members of St. Paul's Lutheran first Presbyterian Church, John Bar-
Student Club are joining the Walther ington, '44, will act as chairman.
Leaguers for a southeastern Michi- Issues confronting the voters in the
gan Zone Rally to be held at Trin- coming elections will be discussed at
ity Church in Wyandotte. the Round Table Discussion to take
Completing the panel discussion place today at 7:30 p.m. at the Uni-
on Islam, Hinduism and Confucian- tarian Church. Two Ann Arbor cit-
sm, the students of the Guild Sun- izens, Mr. Neil Staebler and Mr. Geo.
day Evening Hour of the Disciples Meader, Republican nominee for
Guild will discuss the three religions county Prosecutor, will represent the
and compare them with Christianity. i Democratic and Republican Parties.

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SMART ACCESSORIES always makc
the difference between a ice wardrobe
and an outstanding one. Clever extras are
fun to wear, especially if they're prac-
tical.
A NEW TAILORED BLOUSE
peps up any suit or skirt combina-
tion. We all love that crisp, fresh
feeling under a jacket or slip-over.
$9.{0
A PURSE should be more
than a carry-all, even for
"f rushing to and from classes.
And off-campus functions
.srequire a smart hand-bag as
u :' much as a clever hat,

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MORNING . . . 1oo . . . and nih/ . ...whether they
are simple "Movie Nights" or glorious Formal Occa-
sions, be high keyed in color. And that goes for Town
and Country jaunts, mornings in the Shops and after-
noons with cards or tiles. Brilliant reds, regal purples,
rich browns, and exquisite blues . . . in dresses, coats,
casuals and suits. Our new Collections will do wonder-
ful things for you. Colors you have never dreamed of
wearing become brilliantly alluring through the artistry
of inspired couture. Enjoy a tremendous lift this
Winter by answering Fashion's Call To The Colors!
Jaunty blouses, sweaters, slacks and arc like are priced
from $1.95 and $2.95. Soft wool dresses start eco-
nomically at $7.95, "date" dresses at $10.95 and coats
at only $16.95!
DARING JEWELRY AND ACCESSORIES
T: AT ADD A TOUCH OF ELEGANCE

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COLD WEATHER means you have to have
warm mittens or gloves. Take a look at our
pig-skin mittens with kid on the palm side
and lined iri soft wool. You'll love them.
We made a special note of this plaid
purse with compartments for pen-
cils and cigarettes and such. There's
plenty of room for everything you
need without the usual confusion.
$2.97

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Is your list of fall formals getting longer and loiniger? If
so, you're problem of "what to wear" is probably getting
bigger too. We can solve all your problems. Just look at
our generous selection of brand new formals. Every one
is a gem of perfection in individual styling and clever use
of new colors and fabrics.
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(Others $12.95 to $22.95)
EVENING WRAPS - $12.95 and up.
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!3JIGHTI CLIPS and other costume jew-
dry pieces are just as popular as ever for
glamorizing any outfit you have.
and up
SLEEK, shining compacts in many shapes
and colors are perennially favored gifts.
But why wait for somebody to give you
one?
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with belts that remake a whole dress,
colorful babushkas to keep your ears
warm and your curls dry, and so many
little things that fit even the tightest
budget.

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