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81JNDY, NOVEMBER 24, 1940
Group To Meet
Students' Congress Plans
Olivet College Session
The Pan-American Congress of
Students in the State of Michigan
will convene at 10 a.m., Saturday,
Dec. 15, at Olivet College, for a two
day session.
The agenda includes an inaugural
session at which there is to be a
presentation by the Olivet delegate of
the Congress of the five points of the
Congress with an explanation of the
notives. Almost immediately after
this officers are to be elected.
During the afternoon sessions com-
missions of the Congress will meet
and begin their separate discussions.
'On Sunday the sessions will be de-
voted mainly to the discussion and
recommendation of general resolu-
tions concerning future activities of
the Pan-American Congress.
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( out a gift list now! We will
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tive. Plans for a trip to Selfridge Field
and the Warner Aircraft Plant will be
discussed. Arrangements for the En-
gineering Open House will be made.
Students in General Chemistry:
The Division of General Chemistry is
sponsoring a seriesof sound films on
the subjects of (1) catalysis, (2) col-
loids, (3) molecular theory of matter,
{4) oxidation and reduction, and (5)
electrochemistry. These films, which
:-hould take about an hour for the
entire series, will be shown in the
Natural Science Auditorium on Mon-
day, Nov. 25, at 4:30 p.m. All stu-
dents who care to attend are cordi-
ally invited.
Senior Mechanicals: Mr. R. R. Fal-
ier, representative of the Ethyl Gaso-
ine Corporation, Detroit, Michigan,
will interview 1941 Seniors and Grad-
uate Students in Room 221, West En-
gineering Bldg., on Wednesday, Nov.
27, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Call for in-
terview schedule.
German Table for Faculty Mem-
bers will meet Monday at 12:10 i.m.
in the Founders' Room, Michigan
Union. Faculty members interested
in German conversation are cordially
invited. There will be a brief talk
by Professor Ernst Rabel on "Fors-
International Center: Two unusual-
ly interesting events in the program
for this week are:
1. The third in the series of dis-
cussions and demonstrations of Amer-
ican Social Customs. On Tuesday eve-
ning at 7:'30, Miss Sara Rowe, House
Director at Martha Cook, will discuss
some of the questions raised by last
week's Table Exhibit given in this ser-
ies by Mrs. Dean Myers and will also
consider certain social situations in
which American customs differ from
those in other countries. These round-
table discussions are open to anyohe
2. The Wednesday Evening Music
Hour at the Center this week will pre-
sent a recital by Miss Helen Westin,
violinist, and Miss Dona Baisch, con-
tralto, both of the University School
of Music.
Social Service Seminar meets Tues-
day, at 7:15, in Lane Hall. Mr. John
Moore, director of Ann Arbor Com-
munity Chest, will speak on "Ann Ar-
bor Service Agencies." All interested
students are welcome.
Religious Music Seminar meets
Monday, at 4:15, in Lane Hall.
Varsity Glee Club: There will be
no" rehearsal today, November 24,
because of the symphony concert.
All members are expected to attend a
special rehearsal on Tuesday, Novem-
ber 26, at 4:00 p.m. There will be no
rehearsal on Tuesday evening before
the serenade as previously stated. All
members who cannot attend the
Tuesday afternoon rehearsal are ex-
pected to notify one of the officers.
A.I.E.E.: Mr. E. V. Sayles, Chair-
man of the Michigan Section, will
speak on "Transmission and Distri-
bution System Voltages," Tuesday,
November 26, in the Michigan Union
at 8:00 p.m.
Michigan Party will meet Tuesday,
November 26, at 8:00 p.m. in the
Women's League. The room number
will be posted on the bulletin board.
Committee chairmen will present re-
The Bookshelf and Stage Section
of the Faculty Women's Club will
meet at the home of Mrs. George

Lindsay, 2015 Day Street, at 2:45 p.m.,
on Tuesday, November 26.
Monday Evening Drama Section of
the Faculty Women's Club will meet
at the Michigan Union on Monday
November 25, at 7:30 p.m.
The Bibliophiles Section of Faculty
Women's Club will meet Tuesday,
Nov. 26, at the Michigan League at
2:30 p.m.
First Baptist Church: 10:30 a.m.
Sermon topic, "The Road to Happi-
ness," by Rev. C. H. Loucks.
11:30 a.m. Prof. Waterman's Class
for Graduates and Mr. Loucks' Class
for Undergraduates meet in the Guild
6:30 p.m. Roger Williams Guild
meets in the Guild House. Dr. Paul
Harrison, famed surgeon of Arabia,
will speak.
The Ann Arbor Society of Friends
(Quakers) will meet in Lane Hall on
Sunday. Silent meeting, 5:00-6:00
p.m. Supper at 6:00 p.m.
Zion Lutheran Church will hold
worship services Sunday morning at
10:30. Mr. Roland Wiederanders
will deliver the sermon on "Watch."
Trinity Lutheran Church will hold
worship services Sunday morning at
10:30. Rev. H. O. Yoder will deliver
the sermon on "Now God Speaks."
First Presbyterian Church: 9:453
a.m. Bible Class for University stu-
dents in the choir room. Prof. R. D.
Brackett, teacher.
10:45 a.m. "The World's Design"
will be the subject of Dr. Lemon's
6:00 p.m. Westminster Student
Guild will meet for supper at 6:00
o'clock. At 7:00 o'clock Dr. Lemon
will speak to the group on "The
Christian Looks at War." All stu-
dents are cordially invited.
Disciples Guild (Christian Church):
10:00 a.m. Students' Bible Class, H.
L. Pickerill, leader.
10:45 a.m. Morning Worship, Rev.
Fred Cowin, Minister.
6:30 p.m. Disciples Guild Sunday
Evening Hour. Ed Corathers will
lead a discussion on Meditation and
Study. Social hour and refreshments
will follow.
Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church:
Sunday at 8:00 a.m. Holy Commun-
ion; 9:30 a.m. High School Class,
Harris Hall; 11:00 a.m. Morning
Prayer and Sermon by the Reverend
Rollin J. Fairbanks, Rector of St.
James' Church, Grosse Ile, Michigan;
11:00 a.m. Junior Church; 11:00 a.m.
Kindergarten, Harris Hall; 7:00 p.m.
College Work Program, Harris Hall.
The Church In Action-"Christian
Social Ideals Under the Roman Em-
pire" by Mr. Kenneth Morgan, Direc-
tor of the Student Religious Associa-
tion. Refreshments.
First Church of Christ, Scientist:
Sunday services at 10:30 a.m. Subject,
"Soul and Body." Sunday School at
11:45 a.m.
Unitarian Church: 11:00 a.m. "Two
Living Artists-Who Live," by Rev.
7:30 p.m. "The American Labor
Scene," discussed by representatives
of the AF of L, and the CIO. Re-
St. Paul's Lutheran Church: Morn-
ing worship service at 10:45 a.m. Ser-
mon by the Rev. C. A. Brauer on
"Make Ready for the Bridegroom."

Special evening worship service
with motion pictures on the "Life of
Christ," a film produced in Europe
and the Holy Land. The public is in-
Grace Bible Fellowship (Undenom-
inational) Rev. Harold De Vries.
Pastor. All services at the Masonic
10:00 a.m. Sunday School.
11:00 a.m. Morning Service.
7:30 p.m. Evening Service.
L etter Proves '
Spain Home
Spain--not the United States-was
the home of the inventor of the
steamboat, and the inventor's name
was Blasco de Garay, not Robert
This history-shaking fact was
established by a 398-year-old letter
which is one of the most prized pos-
sessions of the Transportation Li-
brary. The letter corroborated a
statement as to the steamboat's ori-
gin that was long regarded as only
Discovered in 1926 by Prof. John
S. Worley of the transportation en-
gineering department, the letter is a
request for funds from Charles V of
Spain, sent to him by de Garay, who
wanted to build a 300-ton ship in
which to install his new steam en-
According to a published account
of the only investigation into the in-
vention, a trial of the engine was
made under the direction of Sea
Captain de Garay. Writer Thomas
Gonzalez said that representatives of
the Spanish king testified the steam-
boat was a success, easy to handle and
possessing a speed of about one league
(about three and one-half miles) per
The report by Gonzalez was regard-
ed as more pro-Spanish than pro-
scientific until Professor Worley's dis-
covery of the de Garay letter estab-
lished it as fact.
Forum Will Hear Fauri
On State Welfare Plan
The Ann Arbor Community Forum
will sponsor a discussion at 8 p.m.
tomorrow in the Pattengill Auditori-
um on the "Welfare Program in Mich-
igan and Its Significance for Wash-
tenaw County."
Main speaker of the evening will be
Mr. Fadell Fauri, deputy director of
the State Social Welfare Commission.
Other speakers will be Prof. John P.
Dawson of the Law School, and Mr.
Carl Stuhrberg, chairman of the
Washtenaw County Welfare Commis-

Professor Dumu
To Address G
Prof. Dwight Dumond of
tory department will speak
Old World Heritage" at 7 p..
at the International Center f
the regular Sunday evening
Prof. Raleigh Nelson, directs
Center, announced.
Continuing the week's prop
Center will hold its third m
the American Customs Class
p.m. Tuesday. Miss Sara Rov
director of Martha Cook wi
speaker. She will analyze
ferences in American and for
proaches to common social si
She will also describe the si
play of Mrs. Dean Myers p
last week.

on "Our Current world and domestic affairsI
m. today will be the center of interest in morn-I
following ing worship sermons and in the eve-
ning meetings of student religious or-
supper, ganizations of Ann Arbor churches
or of the today.
At the First Presbyterian Church
gram the Dr. William P. Lemon will deliver his
eeting of morning sermon on "The World's De-
sat 7:30sign" at 10:45 a.m. and will speak on
at s7:0 "The Christian Looks At War" at the
we, social meeting of the Westminster Student
11 be the Guild at 7 p.m. following the regu-
the dif- lar Sunday evening supper.
eign ap- Dorothy Arthur, '43, will lead the
tuations. discussion of "Thy Kingdom Come"
dis- at the meeting of the Lutheran Stu-
dent Assciation, at 6 p.m. At the Zion
presented Lutheran Church Roland Weider-
+ landers will deliver the morning ser-

the his-

Religious Groups To Discuss
Current Problems, Events Here

mon on the topic, "Watch." While
Rev. H. 0. Yoder of the Trinity Lu-
theran Church will discuss the sub-
ject "Now God Speaks To Us."
At St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
Rev. Rollin J. Fairbank of St. James
Church of Grosse Ile will give the
morning prayer and sermon and Mr.
Kenneth Morgan, director of the
Student Religious Association, will
describe "Christian Social Ideals
Under the Roman Empire" at the col-
lege work program at 7 p.m.
Dr. Paul Harrison, noted surgeon
of Muscat, Arabia, will describe his
unique work among the Mohammed-
ians at the regular meeting of the
Roger Williams Guild of the First
Baptist Church at 6:30 p.m.

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