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French Faculty
Will Debut iii
Comtedy Sketch
Courtroom -Midiiled
In Satirical Farce To
Be Given Wednesday
Students -and faculty members will
have the opportunity of seeing 12
members of the Romance language
department portray members of a
court room when the farcical satire,
"Un Client Serieux" is presented at
8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Lydia
Mendelssohn Theatre.
This play, which holds court room
precedure up to ridicule, will be pre-
sented along with two other one-act
plays to be enacted by, members of
Le Cercle Francais.
Featured in "Un Client Serieux"{
will be Arthur Canfield, Rene Tala-
mon, William McLaughlin, Philip
Bursley, Marc Denkinger, Richard
Picard, Vincent Scanio, Herbert Ken-
yon, Edward Adams, Anthony Jobin,
Nelson Eddy and Charles Koella.
"Un Client Serieux" was written by
Georges Courteline and is directed
by Prof. Charles Koella.
"Rosalie," a modern comedy by
Max Maurey will feature in one of
the leading roles, Celia.Taylor. Oth-
er leads will be taken by Shirleyl
Schwartz and Georges Petrossian, a
student who came from Armenia.
"Le Cuvier" (The Washtub), is a
medieval farce and will be enacted
by Evangeline Shemp, Madeline Lev-
enberg and Richard Koppitch.
Tickets for the three one-act com-
edies will be on sale from 10 a.m. to
6:30 p.m. Tuesday, and from 10 a.m.
to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the box-
office of the Lydia Mendelssohn
Theatre.
Hillel To Hold
Movie-mixer

Dr. Kirby Page
W ill address
SR4 1Wed iesday
DI. Kirby Page will speak before
the Student Religious Association
Wednesday on the topic of "Chris-
tianity's Contribution to a Lasting
Peace."
Especially interested in relief and
reconstruction in occupied countries,
Dr. Kirby will bring out in his lec-
ture the necessity of settling the
problem before the day of victory.
The lecture will be a part of a one-
day conference in which Dr. Kirby
will speak on pertinent topics of the
day. In the afternoon session he
will speak in the Rackham Building
on "Strengthening American Democ-
racy by Preventing Economic Depres-
sion."
At 6:15 p.m. in the First Baptist
Church a discussion will be held on
"What Can We Do about Race Prob-
lems." In the evening session the
topic of discussion will be "How Can
Christianity Help in Winning the
peace."
Dr. Page is conducting a series of
religious conferences throughout the
country under the sponsorship of the
American Friends Movement. The
conference inAnn Arbor is sponsored
by the Ann Arbor Council of
Churches, the Post-War Council anc
the Inter-Guild Council.
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THREE RING SHOW:
Junior Hostess Regiment To
Present USO Cirtcs Dance

BALKY-It takes forceful persuasion to load an unwilling mule, obviously opposed to air travel, into
a transport plane for an air trip behind Jap lines east of Imphal.

OUTRAGEOUS BALLYHOO:
Bartlett Urges Developent
Of Natural' Rubber Sources

Ten Hlouses,

Orgrant zattons
Plan Dances
Ten houses and organizations have
completed plans for dances to be held
today.

'C " ol i i i t h re e i .o w
'Colonel' Ruth Edberg, '45, head of
the USO Junior Hostess Corps, has
announced a Circus Dance to be held
from 8 p.m. to midhigbt tomorrow
night at the USO Club.
"The events will be going on in the
Game Room, the Tavern Room and
the Ballroom," said Miss Edberg,
"with decorations throughout the
club to carry out the carnival spirit."
The Junior Hostesses will start dec-
orating the club early tomorrow
morning and will work throughout
the day to get it ready for the circus
dance.
Door Prize
Late in the evening a door prize
will be awarded to one of the service-
men. Numbers will be given to the
Airline Service
May Be Opened
HereT Next Week
Passenger airline service between
Ann Arbor and other southern Michi-
gan cities may be established soon,
it was disclosed yesterday by Gerald
C. Francis, of Lansing, head of the
Francis School of Aviation.
In a letter received yesterday by
the Ann Arbor Board of Park Com-
missioners, Francis declared that if
his plan were accepted, regular
flights could begin next week. Two
landings a day would be made at the
local airport.
This proposed air service, to be run
by the Francis School, would connect
Ann Arbor with Detroit, Grand Rap-
ids, Flint, Lansing, Kalamazoo, Battle
Creek, Pontiac, Jackson, Ionia, Mar-
shall and Owosso.
Whether or not Francis' request to
maintain this shuttle airline will be
approved, the city council will decide
in its meeting Monday night.
In addition to carrying passengers,
the line would also handle packages
and parcels. The planes to be used
will be Gullwing Stinsons, which seat
four persons.

men when they first come in and the
lucky name will be drawn from a
box. What the prize will be is not
known but it has been announced
that it will not be a telephone call
home.
Popcorn, unshucked peanuts and
pink lemonade, served by the 'clowns'
who, will take part in the entertain-
ment, will be the refreshments ┬░for
the evening. Besides the regular
show and refreshments, ping pong,
dart games and table games will be
offered to the servicemen.
Regiment X Reporting
There are over 1.000 girls in the
Junior Hostess Corps, including both
University and town girls. The Corps
is divided into several regiments and
a different regiment is in charge of
entertaminent each week. Regiment
X is putting ,on the Circus Dance
and they pi cmise to put over with a
bang Cie biggest show the USO has
ever p~rese-n Led.
All T'inior Hostesses in Regiment
X are required to atb and or to send
a substitute Junior Hod ess.
High School To
Give Operetta
Gilbert and Sullivan's famous com-
ic operetta, "The Pirates of Pen-
zance" will be presented by the stu-
dents of the music department for
the second time at 8:15 p.m. today
in the Ann Arbor High School Audi-
torium.
The operetta is under the direction
of Mss Rose Marie Grentzer, and the
orchestra will be conducted by Miss
Elizabeth Green.
The cast includes Ellen Gleason as
Mabel, William Heath as Frederick,
William Fleming as the major-gen-
eral, James Uberhorst as the sergeant
of police, Helen Aney as Ruth, Albert
Koernke as the pirate king, Sherman
Mortenson as Samuel, and Marilyn
Schairer, Jean Cummins and Marian
Gault as Edith, Kate and Isabelle
respectvely.
Tickets will be sold at the door.

'The Forgotten
To Be Featured

Village'
Today

Prof. Harley H. Bartlett, chairman
of the botany department, came out
strongly in favor of continued devel-
opment of natural rubber sources in
the Americas despite the "outrageous
ballyhoo of the synthetic rubber in-
terests" in a recent address before an
assembly of the School of Forestry.
He pointed out that the House of
Representatives has already passed
legislation which, if concurred in by
the Senate, will sound the death-
knell of work that has been going on
for two years to produce natural rub-
ber from guayule.
Traveled in Latin America
Professor Bartlett has traveled
extensively in Latin America in the
interest of the development of nat-
ural rubber and has been on leave
from the University as principal bot-
anist in rubber plant investgations
for the United States Department of
Agriculture.
"Those favoring this new legisla-
tion must be willing to gamble a
quick end to the war and the imme-
diate availability of rubber from the
Far Eastern plantations after the
war," he said. "This is an extremely
dangerous gamble."
Natural Rubber Still Needed
Charging the synthetic rubber in-
dustry with misleading the public
and Congress by letting advertising
run ahead of performance, Professor'
Bartlett claimed natural rubber is
still needed in part for serviceable
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heavy-duty tires and is highly desr-
able for light tires.
He said that synthetic rubber can-
not compare with natural rubber in
actual performance, and that, to be
on the safe side, the domestic sources
of natural rubber must continue to
be developed.
"Only when the synthetic industry
has really entered upon quantity pro-
duction of a general utility rubber,
can we afford to relax our efforts to
get natural rubber. Otherwise, we
would. endanger the success of the
war effort," Professor Bartlett said.
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John Steinbeck's "The Forgotten
Village," narrated by Burgess Mere-
dith, former screen and stage actor
now in the Army, will feature a
movie-mixer program beginning at
8 p.m. today at the Hillel Founda-
tion.
The film deals with the difficulties
encountered in attempting to bring
medical science to the inhabitants of
a small Indian village in the interior
of Mexico. "The Forgotten Village"
was released some five years ago and
has been seen by movie - goers
throughout the country. "They Find
a Home," the technicolor, sound
movie depicting the life of refugee
farmers in Palestine, will be shown
immediately after each of the two
performances of Steinbeck's film, at
8 and 9 p.m.
Dr. and Mrs. Saul Cohen will chap-
eron at the event, and all students,
servicemen and townspeople are
cordially invited to attend.
13 Army Men
Are Promoted I
Sgts. Joseph J. Helfrich, Roy W.
Nolet and Ben C. Rosenberg have
been promoted to first sergeants, ac-
cording to an announcement made
yesterday by Army headquarters,
3651st S.U.
Sgt. Helfrich is first sergeant of
Company' B and Sgt. Rosenberg is
first sergeant of Company D. Sgt.
Nolet is attached to headquarters.
The following men have been pro-
moted to sergeants: Cpls. Eugene B.
Bryant and William R. Senf, T/5
Hasting A. Brulaker, first sergeant
of Company A, T/5 Robert F. Fox,
T/5 William T. Sheridan, T/5 Eainar
R. Swenson.
The following men have been pro-
moted to corporals: T/5 Frank M.
Bagnall, T/5 Joseph A. Blajerclerk,
Pvt. Vernon C. Anderson, T/5 Robert
J. Lang.
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education . raised to Gibbs power
equals a position of Promise, Promi-
nence, and Permanence. Proof: dur-
ing the past year 6716 calls for Gibbs
secretaries! Special courses for col.
lege women begin July 10 and Sept.
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with the U.S. Gypsum Co. in 1902, he
rapidly worked to the top and became
the president in 1905.
Avery was listed in a 1930 "Law
Bulletin" as one of the 250 leading
businessmen of the nation called to
Washington, D.C., by President Hoo-
ver to "assess the business situation
and guard against a psychological
business slump to result from the
stock markets crash last fall."
In 1931 he became president ofI
Wards. During the depression years
the company had an outstanding rec-
ord in losing money-an eight million
dollar deficit. Last year the net in-
come was over 20 million dollars.
Avery has been described as a man
who knows his own mind and one
who sticks to decisions. After fight-
ing with stockholders over his salary
and with executives over company
policies he has, in the past, always
come out on top.
Ormandy..
(Continued from Page 1)
Drinking Song of Earth's Sorrow,"
"Youth" and "The Drunkard in
Spring," while Kerstin Thorborg,
Norwegian contralto, will be heard in
"Autumn Loneliness," "Beauty" and
"The Farewell."
The two concerts which are to be
given Saturday, May 6, will present
Nemenoff and Luboshutz, duo-pian-
ists, Bidu Sayao, the Brazilian so-
prano and the Youth Festival Chorus
under Marguerite Hood.
The Double Concerto in A minor,
for violin and 'cello, featuring Gregor
Piatigorsky and Nathan Milstein in
the solo parts, will highlight the
all-Brahms program Sunday after-
noon, May 7. In place' of the Sym-
phony No. 4, originally scheduled to
be heard, the Philadelphia Orchestra
will present the First Symphony of
this great Romanticist.

Spanish Club To Meet ..,
La Sociedad Hispanica will meet
at 8 p.m. Monday in the Rackham
Amphitheatre instead of Wednesday
as previously planned.
Dr. Salvador Itriago from Venezu-
ela, who is in the law school here,
will speak on the position of Venezu-
ela in the societies of the nations of
America and colored movies will be
shown.I
Hillel Council To eet . . .
The student council of the Hillel
Foundation will meet at 10:45 a.m.
Sunday, in the Foundation lounge,
Stan Wallace, '44, president of the
council announced today.
'Spring Swing' Tic . s.,
Tickets for the University-sponsor-'
ed "Spring Swing" to be held from
9 p.m. to midnight, Saturday, May 13,
at Waterman Gym, will continue to
be on sale at the Union and League
desks and at local bookstores. Only
a limited number of tickets are avail-
able.
Clean-Up Week Extended
Because of weather conditions
Campus Clean-Up Week has beenI
extended until Thursday with in-
spection taking place on Friday,
May 5, according to Estelle Klein,
'47, chairman of the Freshman
Project Committee.
"The freshman women have been
unable to begin work on the cam-
pus lawnsand grounds because of
the bad weather of the past few
days; however, the '47 Corps will
start their clean-up work as soonj
as possible," said Miss Klein.

Plans have been completed for a
dance to be held at "Cy" Adams House
from 8:30 p.m. to midnight. The
chaperons for the evening will in-
cliide Mrs. Woolsey W. Hunt and Mr.
and Mrs. Woodrow Ohisen.
The chapter house of Alpha Omi-
cron Pi sorority will be the scene of
a dance to be held from 9 p.m. to
midnight. The chaperons will be
Mrs. Martha Barrett and Mr. and
Mrs. L.. B. Wick.
Colonial House will give a dance to
be held from 8:30 p.m. to midnight
at 1345 Washtenaw. Mrs. E. K. Herd-
man and Mr. C. Karkalits will cha-
peron.
Hillel Presents Record Dance
An informal record dance will be
held at the Hillel Foundation from
8:30 p.m. to midnight. The chaper-
ons for the evening will be Dr. and
Mrs. Saul Cohen and Rabbi and
Mrs. J. Cohen.
Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity will
hold an iniornal dance from 7 p.m.
to midmht at 32, South State. The
chaperons for the evening will be
Mrs. M. Heinniger and Mr. and Mrs.
Max Zempke.
Katherine Pickerill Cooperative will
be the scene of an informal record
dance to be held from 8 p.m. to mid-
nght. Mr. and Mrs. Warren Good
and Mr. and Mrs. William Morse
will chaperon.
Phi Sigma Delta Dance
An informal record dance has been
planned by Phi Sigma Delta fratern-
ity to be held from 9 p.m. to mid-
night at 703 Church. The chaperons
for the evening will include Mrs. D.
Sutton and Mr. D. Dascola.
Zeta Beta Tau fraternity has com-
pleted plans for an informal record
dance to be held from 9 p.m. to
midnight at 848 Tappan. Mr. and
Mrs. Nathan Perlman and Mr. and
Mrs. Joseph Clemens will ch'aperon.
Chemiecal Fraternity To
Hold 'Formal Initiation
Alpha Chi Sigma, national profes-
sional chemical fraternity, will hold
formal initiation for seven men tat
1:30 p.m., May 14, at the Chemistry
Building, it was announced yesterday
by Robert Foreman, reporter for
society.

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FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
1432 Washtenaw Ave.
William P. Lemon, D.D.,
James Van Pernis, Ministers
E. Gertrude Campbell, Director of Religious
Education
9:30 A.M.: Church School Junior, Intermedi-
ate and Senior Departments. Young Married
Couples Class and Men's Class.
10:45 A.M.: Nursery Beginner and Primary
Classes.
10:45 A.M.: Morning Worship. Subject of ser-
mon by Dr. Lemon "The God We Trust."
5:00 P.M.: Westminster Student Guild speaker
will be Mr. E. William Muehl, the Acting
Director of the Student Religious Association.
Supper will follow at 7 p.m. Topic will be
"Christian Responsibilities."
UNIVERSITY LUTHERAN CHAPEL AND
STUDENT CENTER
1511 Washtenaw Ave. (Missouri Synod)
Rev. Alfred Scheips, Pastor
Sunday at 11:00: Morning Service. Sermon by
the pastor, "The Pilgrim's Duties."
Sunday at 4:30: Discussion meeting of Gamma
Delta. Lutheran student club, followed by
supper at 5:30.
FIRST METHODIST CHURCH
120 South State Street
Ministers: Charles W. Brashares
and Ralph G. Dunlop
Music :\ Hardin Van Deursen, director
Mary McCall Stubbins, organist
9:30 A.M.: Class for University students. Wes-
ley'Foundation Lounge. Prof. Kenneth G.
Hance, leader.
10:40 A.M.: Church School for Nursery, Begin-
ners, and Primary departments where young
children may be left during worship service.
10:40 A.M.: Worship Service. Mr. Ralph G. Dun-
lop's sermon is "Unbroken Fellowship."
5:00 P.M.: Wesleyan Guild meeting for Univer-
sity students and college-age young people.
Mary Jean Sanford, director.
6:00 P.M.: Young Married People's Society dis-
cussion group. Miss Margaret Nix, director.
Sandwich supper in student recreation room.
FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST, SCIENTIST
409 S. Division St.
10:0 AM.: iSundav lnn srmon "Prnhainn

LUTHERAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
Sponsored jointly by the Zion and Trinity
Lutheran Churches
Zion Lutheran Church
E. Washington St. at S. Fifth Ave.
10:30 A.M.: Worship Service. Sermon by the
Rev. E. C. Stellhorn.
Trinity Lutheran Church
E. William St. at S. Fifth Ave.
10:30 A.M.: Worship Service. Sermon by the
Rev. Henry O. Yoder.
Lutheran Student Association
Zion Lutheran Parish Hall,
309 E. Washington St.
5:30 P.M.: Fellowship Hour.
6:00 P.M.: Supper. Miss Virginia Rock has
arranged a short worship service to follow
the supper hour.
THEOSOPHICAL SOCIETY
IN ANN ARBOR
The Theosophical Society in Ann Arbor study
class in Theosophy, topic to be discussed, "Is
Theosophy Practical?" Class conducted by S. H.
Wylie, President. Sunday, April 30, 8:00 P.M.,
at the Michigan League. Public cordially invited.
FIRST UNITARIAN CHURCH
State and Huron Streets
Edward H. Redman, Minister
Mrs. Margaret Yarrow, Director of Religious Ed.
Miss Janet Wilson, Organist
10:40 A.M.: Unitarian-Friends' Church School.
11:00 A.M.: Service of Worship. Rev. Edward H.
Redman leading worship. Rabbi Jehudah
Cohen, of Hillel Foundation, preaching on:
"The Jewish View of War and Peace."
ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
306 North Division St.
The Rev. Henry Lewis, D.D., Rector
The Rev. Robert M. Muir, Jr., Student
Chaplain
Maxine J.nWestphal, Counsellor for
Women Students
Philip Malpas, Organist and Choirmaster
8:00 A.M.: Holy Communion.
11:00 A.M.: Morning Prayer and Sermon by Dr.
Lewis. (Special service in honor of those in
the armed forces.)
11:00 A.M.: Junior Church.
3:30 P.M.: Hi-Square Club, Page Hall.
5:00 P.M.: Evening Prayer and Commentary.
6:00 P.M,: The Canterbury Club for students
and servicemen. Supper and meeting, Page
Hall. Speaker: The Rev. Henry, O. Yoder,
minister of the Trinity Evangelical Church,

signal. Morrison said if figures
ow that the signal light, installed
ay, 1941, has not appreciably de-
eased accidents, it should be re-
oved. He maintained that until
udies are completed, conclusions
uld only be "based on snap judg-
First-of the fatalities resulted from
accident March 31. Abram A.
Timmy" James, associate supervisor
physical education at the Univer-
y, died as the result of injuries suf-
red in a two-car truck collision,
en. Wednesday, Gerald Keihl 25
ars old, of Darlington, was killed
another truck-auto collision.

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and send it to the bank with a mail deposit slip. You will
then receive a Mail Deposit Receipt" from the bank, credit-
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For your own benefit, we urge you to make full use of
our BANKING-BY-MAIL system.
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