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THE MICHIGAN DATILY

SUNM>AY, NOV. 15, 1942

Second Blood
Bank to Be'
Taken Friday
University Blood
*Quota of 125 Pints
Must Be Filled
Enthusiastic over Michigan's re-
sponse to the first Blood Bank held
this semester, Bud Brandt, '44, chair-
man of the campus committee in
charge of blood donations, announced
last night the second campus blood
collection next Friday, November 20.
The central committee has pledged
the American Red Cross 125 pints of
blood a month from Michigan stu-
dents. This quota was filled last
month and must be filled again, ac-
cording to Brandt.
This second collection will include
all fraternity men who pledged their
support during the summer semester.
A special call has been issued to
men over 21 years old who have not
yet given blood to register with the
Michigan Union tomorrow and Tues-
day between 3 and 5 p.m. in the Stu-
dents Offices. Their registration is
asked to insure full success of the
present campaign.
The central committee is now pre-
paring time schedules to insure con-
venient times ;or all concerned. Per-
sons giving blood will be notified by
post card of the time and place for
donation.
Last of Germans
Evacuate Tobruk
WITH BRITISH FORCES IN TO-
BRUK, Nov. 13. (Delayed)-()-The
last of the Germans crept out of To-
bruk shortly before dawn today.
Behind them, as the morning sun.
cast a golden glow over the town of
wrecked homes and the harbor of
LONDON, Nov. 15. (Sunday)-
()- The German freedom radio
station said early today that Nazi
Marshal Erwin Rommel is "not
with his troops. He is in Munich."
sunken ships, came British infantry
and New Zealand engineers.
The engineers removed numerous
mines planted by the Germans to im-
pede the pursuit of the fleeing Africa
Corps, remnants of which are now
many miles west of here, apparently
on the way to Tripolitania.
Naval Affairs Club to
Debate Unified Command
"Should there be a unified com-
mand?" is the topic to be debated at
the meeting of the Michigan Naval
Affairs Club at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow in
room 231 Angell Hall.
The club is led by Mr. E. W. Mill of
the political science depatment and
meetings are open to anyone interes-
ted in the conduct of the war.
Debating on the affirmative are
Robert Sucher and Harvey Weissberg,
and taking the negative view are
Philip Pratt and William Westmaas.
Pickerill Co-Op To Hold
Open House Tonight
The cooperative house, Katherine
Pickerill, 328 E. Huron, is having an
open house tonight between 7:30
and 10. Refreshments will be served
and anyone interested in co-ops, or
the co-op movement is welcome. This
house has been in existence four
years now and has been very success-
ful both economically and in the co-
operativ.espjr.it they have always en-
joyed.

SEEK REORGANIZATION:
Congressional Group Begins
Drive for Mobilization Office

ASSOCIATED
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By The Associated Press
WASHINGTON, Nov. 14.- Con-
gressional proponents of a single civil-
ian command over all war production,
with its manpower problems, an-
nounced today a drive to set up a
central office of war mobilization by
Dec. 7. They declared that the war
could be won in eight months by "a
resolute overhauling of the war pro-
duction machine."
Senators Kilgore (Dem.-W.Va.) and
Pepper (Dem.-Fla.) and Rep. Tola
(Dem.-Calif.) said executives and
production, engineers of twenty cor-
porations with half the war orders
had been invited to testify at hearings
opening Monday before a Senate la-

bor sub-committee under Pepper's
chairmanship.
"We want to get from them the
complete story of the operations of
the present production procedures,"
they said in a joint statement. Chair-
man Truman (Dem.-Mo.) of the Sen-
ate defense investigation committee
and Chairman Murray (Dem.-Mont.)
of the small business committee in-
dorsed the program.
The sponsors told reporters they
intended to press it through Congress
as a directive to President Roosevelt.
The President has the power now to
set up such an office, Tolan observed,
"but it hasn't been done yet."

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aIy Times Mean,

GAY

FORMALS

Swish into the dance in
rustling taffeta or glide
in wearing foamy net.
Whatever your choice in
material, look your best
in one of our new for-
mials.
It has been said before
but we can repeat: "It
is the little things that
count". Be gay and pret-
ty for him to remember
you by
to
$2 9.95

LA U N CHE S W A R BOND DR I6V E -_Janet Mantell
swings a bottle at the christening .f. a war bond booth built like
a submarine conning tower for a bond drive in Culver City, 9alif.
Booth was named U.S.S. Victory,

11

DE SI G NS S W I1W S U IT-.Jerrie Buckley (above),ac-
tress, designed this black net and lace swim suit in Hollywood.

Bunny Fur Jackets addl
and warmth for formal

beauty
wear.

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217 South Main Street

9 Nickels Arcade

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THE MICHIGAN DAILY SERVICE EDITION
VOL. I, No. 13 ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN NOVEMBER 15, 1942

Mobilization Corps and the
Student War Board .
approval of ,the appoint-
ment of Clark Tibbitts as
Director of the University
War Board was given
(Tibbitts has been serving
as secretary of the War
Board) ... lastly, a recom-
mendation for establishing
an expense account for
Regent J. Joseph Herbert's
work on the Committee of
the Association of Gov-
erning Boards of State
Universities and Allied In-
stitutions and the Regen-
tial War Activities Com-
mittee, was made .
ARMISTICE DAY was
not forgotten by Ann Ar-
bor in this new war year
as giant parade commem-
orated first World War's
dead . . . containing 25
separate units, more than
3,000 marchers altogether,
the parade included Uni-
versity ROTC and NROTC
units along with marching
band and city civilian de-
fense organizations . .
University classes were
suspended from 10 a.m.
until noon to allow stu-

Beet Workers Save 50-Acre Crop

. . . one week ago, in its
annual meeting, members
of the University Press
Club denounced what it
called "star-chamber"
meetings of the governing
boards of public institu-
tions and deplored by reso-
lution "any and all cases
where reportorial and pub-
lic access" is denied.
for national USO activities
and Community Fund ...
drive to raise $77,500 was
started Sunday in Hill
Auditorium and by mid-
week had made $33,254 of
the total . . . on the last
day of city-wide effort of-
ficials proudly announced
goal had been reached by
Ann Arbor contributors.
VOLUNTARY CALIS-
THENICS for women will
start soon to help coeds
keep up with physically fit
Michigan men who spend
four and a half hours in
PEM classes each week ...
women's WAA board came
out Saturday with request
that women participate in
drill which will take maxi-
mum of 20 minutes a week

B U IL DI NG GTROUBLE FOR AX IS- In this Anal
W I L L A L L I E S A R R I V E F i R S T? - This is Zarzis assembly room the pedestal, leveling mechanism and top carriage
in Tunisia toward which Axis and Allied troops drive. are added to anti-aircraft guns at a Pontiac, Mich., plant, then
the guns move away on their own wheels.

' Rain began to fall on these sugar beet pickers
just after this picture was taken and it kept on
raining for three days, as Manpower volunteers
worked in muddy, cold fields to get a frost-threat-
ened crop out of the ground.

part of campaign, Michi-
gan League will turn over
its ballroom every week-

this week to raise money
Daily reporters who at-
tempted to attend the Re-

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