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THE MICHIGAN DAILY TEURS

DAY, NOVEMBER 20, 1941

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All those who hold year sub-
scriptions to Gargoyle are urged
to obtain copies of the November
issue as soon as possible, on the
second floor of the Student Pub-
lications Building.
I F ever miss a whisker!

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Real Square Dance
PlannedBy Grads
A real live fiddler: a genuine caller
and all the trimmings have been re-
surrected by the Graduate Council
and Graduate Outing Club for their
old-time country square-dance which
will start at 9 p.m. next Friday in
the Rackham Assembly Hall.
All graduate students are urged to
come and dance under the expert
direction of the Parker family. Lack
of a date is no handicap; come single
or in couples.

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USE A 60-WATt BULB
on each side of the mirror
Don't let poor lighting ruin
your disposition in the morn-
ing. Shave in comfort with a
60-watt lamp (shaded) on
each side of the bathroom
mirror. You'll be surprised
at the difference it makes.
The Detroit Edison Company.

but
Especially
at
THANKSGIVING
Nuts f ro m
NUT aNIBBLE
339 South Main
One. Performance Only
Monday, Dec. 1st, 8:30 P.M.
8 Months in Chicago
"' says Walter Winchell

Lindsay Play
To Be Shown
o In .Ann Arbor
Waram, Gillmore Appear
On Local Theatre Stage
In 'Life With Father'
"Life With Father," the most pop-
ular comedy of the past two years,
will make its Ann Arbor stop in its
nation-wide tour Monday and Tues-
day evening at the Michigan The-
atre.
With a background of the "Ele-
gant Eighties" in New York, the play
depicts the adventur s of a real
American family, tha of the late
Clarence Day, from whose book of
the same name the stage production
has been adapted.
Father, a conservative New York
banker without particular prominence
outside financial and social circles,
has become a well-known figure
among the readers and playgoers of
this country.
Fashionedyby Howard Lindsay and
Russel Crouse, "Life With Father"
will appear this season in cities from
New York to San Francisco.
Headed by Percy Waram as Father
and Margalo Gillmore as Mother, the
cast includes such well established
players as Richard Simon, Bernard
Carson, Jack Irwin, Lachland Camp-
bell, Clara Joel, George LeSoir, Vir-
gilia Chewe, Margaret Randall, Jean
Martin, Ann Lincoln, Aubrey Hynes,
Nellie Burt and Paul Martin.
Hoover Says AEF
Would Be 'Waste'
CHICAGO, Nov. 19-(.P)-Former
President Hoover tonight opposed
sending American troops to Europe,
contending such action would not
only be a "futile waste of American
life," but would also endanger eco-
nomic freedom in the United States
itself.
At the same time the former chief
executive called for a halt to what he
said was an attempt to condition
American minds artificially for war,
asserting that propaganda agencies
already were voicing a "preliminary
demand" for the sending of American
land forces into the European mael-
strom.
He spoke before the Union League
Club. The address was broadcast
over the Columbia system.

Main Course Of ASME Roast
To Be Grilled' Faculty Members

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By CHARLES THATCHER
"The man who can take it.'
That's the title some engineering
faculty member is going to win at the
annual ASME Roast Tuesday, Dec. 9,
but he'll have to prove himself more
than worthy of the honor before he
receives it!
Grilled by members of the Ameri-
can Society of Mechanical Engineers,
the six professors selected as con-
testants will be put to severe tests,
and all's fair in love, war and the
scope of the catch questions to be put
to the profs at that time.
But there will be glory in it. Sur-
vivor of the evening's verbal attacks
-with malice aforethought-will win
the famed Spoofuncup, a trophy con-
structed specially for the occasion
CDA Lecture
On Near East
Will Be Given
Prof. McDowell To Talk
On Caucasus Situation;
Will SpeakOn Sunday
An authority on the NearbEast and
its turbulent politics, Prof. Robert H.
McDowell will speak at 4 p.m. Sun-
day in the Rackham Lecture Hall on
"The Developing Battle Front in the
Caucasus and Iran."
The Committee To Defend Ameri-
ca will sponsor Professor McDowell's
address, second in its series of local
and outside lectures for the Allies'
cause. Jack Jones, Welsh coal miner
and labor leader, inaugurated this
year's program with an address Oct.
9 on British labor's position in the
war.
Professor McDowell's acquaintance
with his subject dates back to his
birth in Alexandretta, Syria. Son of
American missionaries to Iran (then
Persia), Professor McDowell has spent
many years in this territory.
Although Professor McDowell was
mainly concerned with relief work
during the first two years of World
War I, he served as a lieutenant in
the British Military Intelligence on
the Caucasus front after 1916.
Continuing his relief work after
the war, Professor McDowell was also
in business in Iraq and Turkey from
1921 to 1928.

and made of a funnel, a cup and two
spoons for handles, to be presented
by last year's winner (?) Prof. Ben
Dushnik of the mathematics depart-
ment.
Directing operations for the eve-
ning will be a seventh faculty member
acting as Roastmaster, but even this
position has its faults, as the Roast-
master often takes a worse roasting
than the roastees.
Applause Meter
The final decision will be aided and
abetted by an applause meter, con-
structed by the ASME for special
use at the annual Roast banquet. Ex-
tra precautions will be taken against
the use of "stock" faculty jokes,
ASME president John Templer, '42E,
has warned.
ASME members met in secret ses-
sion last night and it is expected that
the names of those engineering fac-
ulty men who will soon have that
haunted look on their faces will be
released within the next few days.
Since the founding of the Roast
tradition in 1934, seven. professors
have been through the mill and have
had their names duly placed on the
coveted trophy, the original winner
being John Grennan of the metal
processing department.
Winners Listed
Subsequent martyrs were Prof.
Walter C. Lay, Prof. Axel Marin, the
late Prof. J. E. Emswiler and Prof.
H. L. Kohler, all of the mechanical
engineering department; the late
Dean Henry C. Anderson and last
year's title-holder Professor Dushnik.
The "loving cup" itself' was con-
structed in 1934 by W. E. Hawthorn,
an employe in the engineering me-
chanics laboratory, and was proposed
as an apt trophy for the annual Roast
by L. V. Colwell of the Department
of Metal Processing.-,

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LET'S TALK
TURKEY!
Thanksgiving dinner 'prepar-
ed and served is really a rare
treat! Nowhere are finer
foods more tastefully and ap-
petizingly presented - and
the atmosphere along with

Income payments to individuals
are estimated by the Department of
Commerce at 90 billion dollars for .
this year.

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satisfying wines
make the feast
experience.

or beer will
a delightful

Careful work at low price.

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MICHIGAN
I Year in New York --
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SEATS: $2.75, $2.20 $1.65, $1.10, 55c
Mail Orders Now -- Box Office Sale Nov. 23

Leslie

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Nov. 24 and 25
MICHIGAN MONDAY and TUESDAY
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Pueblan Culture
T ana*yan Indian

HELP WANTED
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The
University Musical Society
announces the following
concerts
CHICAGO
S YMPRONY
FREDERICK STOCK, Con0uCtOr
Sun., Nov. 30, 3:00 P.M.

Ancient and colorful, the culture
of the Pueblo of Tamaya, New Mex-
ico, is described in Dr. Leslie A.
White's book, which is ready for pub-
lication.
Dr. White, acting head of the an-
thropology department, has concen-
trated his study mainly on the social
organization and religious ceremonies
of the Tamaya. One of the many in-
teresting ceremonial objects collected
during this last summer is a quartz
crystal which is used by medicine men
to diagnose ailments caused by
witches or evil spirits. The book is
to be well illustrated, largely by
ketches instead of photographs, as
photography is prohibited within the
pueblo.

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1-3-5-7-9 P.M.

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SYMPHON'Y
SERGE KOUSSEVITZKY,
Conductor
Wed., Dec. 10, 8:30 P.M.

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Serge Koussevitzky
MESSIAH
CONCERT
Chorus - Orchestra - Soloists
TTiOR JOHNSON, Conductor
Sun., Dec. 14, 4:15 P.M.

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