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THE MICHIGAN DlAILY

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WAA Will Qive
Health, Fitness,
Fun Jamboree
Women's Groups To Take Part
In Activities Which Will Stress
Physical Fitness In War Time
A three day "Rec-Rally" sponsored
by the Women's Athletic Association
as this year's project, will be held
Tuesday, March 31, Wednesday, April.
1, and Thursday, April 2, in Barbour
and Waterman Gymnasiums.
Gertrude Andresen, '42, vice-presi-
dent of the WAA board, is chairman I
of the affair, which will include phys-
ical fitness exercises, posture contest
and clinic, a grooming talk, skits on'
"The Do's and Don'ts of Dress," and
a co-recreational program of various
sports, movies and square dancing.
Delegates To Be Sent
At 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, each dormi-
tory, sorority, and league house will
be asked to send from 5 to 10 wo-
men to the Daily Dozen and Physical
Fitness Exercises in Barbour Gym.
At 8:30 p.m. a Posture Contest and
Posture Clinic will be conducted for'
the same group.
At 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, each
group vill send at least two womenj
to the Grooming Talk by Miss Ethel
McCormick in the Dance Studio of
Barbour Gym. "The Do's and Dont's
of Dress" skits will be given by repre-
sentatives of the various dormitories,l
sororities and league houses, at 81

JGPAudience To Be Admitted
At Half Price To League Dance
Informality Of Hardy's Dance
To Vie With Engineer Formal;
Joan Reutter Will Be Featured

Supporters of the junior class who
will attend JGP's "No Questions
Asked" Friday will be able to enter
the League Ballroom afterwards to
dance away the rest of the evening
for exactly half the original week-
end price.
JGP's production will begin at 8:30
p.m. in the Lydia Mendelssohn Thea-
tre and will be over at approximately
10:30 p.m. Anyone attending the
performance may then present his
theatre ticket stub at the man desk
of the League and receive a dance.
ticket for only half the usual price.
Gerdno Hardy To Play
Gordon Hardy and his orchestra
will play for this informal dance
which will be in direct contrast with
the elaborate formality of Slide Rule
Ball to be held the same night in
the Union Ballroom.
Anything from sweaters, skirts and
saddle shoes to proper date clothes
will do for the evening. In fact, there
will probably be a little of each there
-as for members of the JGP cast
itself who intend to celebrate by at-
tending this special dance, they're
liable to come in just about anything.
'Golden Mean' Of Informality
The whole idea of this dance is to
provide opportunity to dance for
those who do not come under the

Defense Seal
Heads Theme
At Senior Feast
Senior Women To Attend JGP
Bedecked In Caps And Gowns
Following Banquet Wednesday
Senior women will be defense-con-
scious as they feast at their tradi-
tional Senior Supper, at 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday in the League Ballroom,
with a huge Civilian Defense Seal
serving as the main decoration of the
banquet.
The seal will be a big blue circle
containing a white triangle, which in
turn will encompass a red "'42." De-
fense motif wiil be further accentu-
ated by the red, white and blue pro-
grams which will be standing on the
table as the women, bedecked in
caps and gowns, enter.
Honor Unattached Women
Red place cards with the civilian
defense worker in uniform on each
one will designate the places last
year's JGP cast and the patronesses
are to take. Other than this defense
plan, the black caps and gowns will
be the other decoration for the din-
ner.

By BARBARA deFRIES and
JEAN GILMER
Getting things together really is a
job, central committee for this year's
JGP, "No Questions Asked," decided
as they watched music, dances, dia-
logue and costumes being put to-
gether for the first time yesterday
by Mary Ellen Wheeler, director
against a back drop of half-paintedI
scenery props.
The production was assembled in
its entirety to finish off the inevitable
rough spots before presenting the
show Wednesday in the Lydia Men-
delssohn Theatre for the senior wo-
men following Senior Supper. Dance
choruses, from the typically coed
tappers to the graceful ballet waltz-
ers, gradually acquired the precision
technique of the Rockettes, the re-
sult of months of "limbering-up" ex-
ercises conducted by dance co-chair-
men Jean Ranahan and Lorraine
Dalzen.
Costume Order Confused
As for the music--well, with Al
Burt working along with the com-
mittee chairman, how could it pos-.
sibly be anything but good? Of
course, there are a few minor details
to be taken care of yet-for instance,
one whole chorus and trio are still
in the embryonic stages-but these
will be under control shortly, 'tis
said, optimistically.
The costume committee had its
first real set-back yesterday when the
aqua tarletane ordered from Detroit
for the ballet costumes arrived as an
ugly shade of bright pink. Kay Jones,
costumes chairman, reacted quite
normally by saying, "Oh, well, we can
get the aqua by Tuesday, maybe."
All of which proves that no one

really understands how many things
are left to the last minute through
the intervention of unfavorable cir-
cumstances.
Meanwhile, the League is fairly
booming with JGP noises-all the
way from an irritated director to a
vocalist very much off key. Fre-
quently you see general chairman
Mary Lou Ewing running past but,
more frequently, you don't even see
her at all.
Joan Stevens and Stanley Lock,
the two pianists who will play duo
pianos for the show, are going slowly
crazy trying to be everywhere at once.
As for previously mentioned Al Burt,
he has the constitution of a steel
barrel-absolutely immune to fatigue
and nerves.
WAA SCHEDULE
Badminton: Will meet at 7:30
p.m. Wednesday and 4:30 p.m.,Fri-
day at Barbour Gym.
Basketball: Club will meet at 5
p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at
Barbour.
Pitch and Putt: Club will meet
at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the
WAB.
Dance: Modern Dance Club will
meet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in
Barbour; Ballet Group will meet
at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and at
3:30 p.m. Friday,
Outdoor Sports: Will leave for a
breakfast-horseback ride at 9 a.m.
today from Hill Auditorium.
Fencing: Club will meet at 7:30
p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at
Barbour.
Swimming: Club will meet at
3:30 p.m. Thursday at the Union
Pool.

Two On The Aisle For JGP

GORDON HARDY

rank of engineers and who also do
not care to go to a formal affair.

Program To Be Varied M T
Co-recreation will hold sway from atriX Table Dinner
7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday To Be Held April 14
Barbour and Waterman Gymnasi-,oB ed -pi -
ums. Archery and volleyball will be- By Theta Sig ma Phi
gin at 7:30 p.m.; sport movies will
be given in the fencing room at the Theta Sigma Phi, national honor-
same time. At 8 p.m. there will be ary journalism fraternity for women,.
badminton and deck tennis, darts, ..
shuffleboard and bowling, and from will hold a Matrix Table April 14 at
8:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Barbour will be the Union. In the language of the!
the scene of square dancing. Each layman, a Matrix Table consists of
group is to send at least one woman a dinner and a guest speaker, who,
to this. cn this occasion will be Myrtle Lab-
"It is the opinion of the WAA
board that the association can be of bitt, commentator on Station CKLW.,
great assistance to the government Coveted invitations to the affair1
this year by promoting recreation will go to prominent women journal-'
and physical fitness among women ists and to college women also out-
students," Donelda Schaible, '42, standing in the field of journalism.
president of the organization said. Radio personalities, lecturers and
Funds To Be Raised travelers will also be included among
Thus, the usual money-making the guests. These personages are to
project, such as Michelodeon of last be invited from Detroit, Lansing,
year, for the purpose of raising funds Flint, Ann Arbor and surrounding
for the women's swimming pool, has -towns.
been abandoned. WAA, however, Theta Sigma Phi on this campus
definitely has not given up the swim- is striving to develop the same 'type of

Hrdy who h ias Ueen cooperating An innovation at this year's ban-
with JGP for the last tedious weeks quet will be something given to the
of production by writing songs and unengaged, unmarried and unpinned
helping with rehearsals, will put the women, but Marny Gardner, '42,
final touch on his cooperation by al- chairman, won't say what it is. She
lowing the JGP audience to enter at will reveal that all women who fall
half price. into the above classifications must
Joan Reutter, Miss Michigan-of- bring a penny-what they will receive
Song, is the regularly featured vocal- is a dark secret.
ist with the orchestra. Other features Women's Glee Club To Sing
are in the process of being completed The old stand-bys, the pin, the
and will be announced at a later date. lemon and the candle will be placed
Hardy will play several of his own at the head table to be passed around
arrangements of JGP tunes and ifthe after the dinner to designate the
chorus is physically able to sing an- pinned, married and engaged women.
other note, they will probably also be Bill Sawyers University Women's
featured. Glee Club will sing after the din-
ner; during the meal the class of
Glee Club To Sing 42 will rehearse its songs from last
year's JGP and the song which the
At Baptist Church group will sing before the curtain
goes up on "No Questions Asked."
The University Women's Glee Club, Central committee members will es-
directed by Bill Sawyer, will sing to- cort the patronesses to dinner.
day at the Baptist Church, an-
nounced Marjorie Gould, '44M, pres- Lutheran Student Association will
ident. entertain Lutheran students from
The group's program will be com- Wayne University at its regular Sun-

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posed of a sixteenth century Italian
chant, "Laetamini In Domimo," by
Giovanini Nanino: Nikolai's "Morn-
ing Star"; and the Benedictus from
mass "Regum Mundi" composed by
the sixteenth century Frenchman
Pierre Carton.
Gamma Delta Student Club will
have its regular fellowship supper
at 5:45 p.m. today at St. Paul's Luth-
eran Church.

day meeting, at 5:30 p.m. today in
the Zion Lutheran Parish Hall.
Caps and Gowns will be sold
from 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. to-
morrow in the League Ballroom.
Senior class dues can also be paid
at this time.

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ming pool project, but will secure
funds for it by means other than a"
campus project this year.
Physical fitness is to be promoted
because of the realizatin that it is
every person's duty to keep himself
or herself in the best possible con-
dition so that the demands of the
emergency and the increased work
can be met by able men and women.
Through recreation, as well, one may
build up his or her resistance and so
engage in the many activities that re-
quire attention in defense.
Committee Is Listed
Committee for the project includes
Bette Sachs, '43, Exercise; Mona
Heath, '44. Posture; Nancy Griffin.
'44, Groomin;, Esther Stevens, '44;
and Barbara Wallace, '45, Skits; Ear-
bari Carrit te, '43, Decorations; Le-
nore Bode, '44, Movies, and D'>ris Al-
len, '42, Finance.
The list continues with Marjorie
Giefel, '44, Badminton; Betty Hagan,
'44. Archery; Shelby Dietrich, '45, ex-
hibits; Jean Johnson, '42, Volley-
ball; Elizabeth Mahlman, '43, Square
Dancing; Gertrude Inwood, '43, Deck
Tennis, and Lois Shapiro, '42, pub-
licity.
Tickets For Annual
Installation Banquet
To Be Sold Tuesday
Tickets for the annual Installation
Banquet, the annual inaugural cere-
mony for campus BWOC's, which will
be held Monday, March 30, in the
ballroom and the Grand Rapids Room
of the League, will be on sale from
3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through
Thursday in the League lobby.
Donelda Schaible, '42, ticket chair-
man, asks that a representative from
each dormitory and sorority house be
selected to purchase tickets for the
entire membership of her house, so
that seating at the banquet may be
m rangcd by goups. !ll others may
get their tickets individually at the
same time and place.
League officers, the Judiciary Com-
mittee, heads of the League commit-
tees, and members of the Assembly,
Panhellenic and WAA Boards will be
announced and officially installed at
the Banquet, which is being planned
by the outgoing members of the
Council.

organization spirit as exists at Ohio
State where it plays a vital part in
campus life.

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