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THE MICHIGAN DAIIY
FRIAY. UNE 16. 1944
e AOdigan DBaily
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Evolution of an Umbrella
N VIEW of our presidential election this fall,
many inquiries have been made as to the
current political situation in England.
The chief difference is this: In England, a
temporary truce exists between the two large
political parties, the Conservative and the So-.
cialist (Labor) groups. The leaders of these
two parties have agreed, for the purpose of
presenting a united front against Hitler, not to
press for a general election nor to disturb the
representation of either party in Parliament
during the war.
In effect the truce means that the Conser-
vative leadership will not present a candidate
in opposition to a Labor candidate in a con-
stituency where the seat in Commons is held
by Labor. Similarly, the Labor party does not
contest constituencies held by the Conserva-
The effect of this arrangements is to mini-
mize party bickering and strife and to help
eliminate politics from the war effort. In gen-
eral, the truce has worked fairly well. The Con-
servatives or Tories, if you prefer the latter
"esignation, are well pleased because they have
a clear majority in Commons and Churchill's
regime as Prime Minister is in no real jeopardy
so long as they can keep the balance of power.
The Labor party is less enthusiastic about the
truce but since two of its ablest leaders, Ernest
Bevin, Minister for Labor, and Herbert Morri-
son, the Home Minister, are members of the
powerful War Cabinet, it will probably stand
at least until the end of the war with Ger-
In a few instances, candidates of the small
and fading Liberal and Commonwealth parties
have contested by-elections in constituencies
where vacancies have occurred through death or
resignation. Here and there they have won but
usually because of conditions and circumstances
HOW LONG will Winston Churchill survive
as Prime Minister?
I took the liberty of questioning a prominent
British labor leader, a man for whom I came
to entertain the highest respect. Here is his
"It must be borne in mind that, to the
average man in Britain, there are two Chur-
chills. One is the Churchill who was 'in the
wilderness' for years, repeatedly and bravely
warning the country of what was coming and
doing hishbest to wake it up to a sense of its
danger; the Churchill who rallied the Brit-
ish after Dunkirk; the Churchill who has
been, and is, a very great war leader. That
is one Churchill and that Churchill is popular
amongst all classes.
"But there is another Churchill-the Churchill
who fought the workers in the general strike of
1926; the Churchill who pushed through the
Trades Union Act of 1927; the Churchill who is
so manifestly uninterested in domestic prob-
lems during the war and whose veto on con-
troversial legislation means that nothing gets
done of which the Tories disapprove; the Chur-
chill who stepped, dwn from his great position
as leader of the British to become leader of the
Tory caucus which, for 10 years, had kept him
nil o nfin . a oh- n h-a m ..r -n. is c.--wni-
By Samuel Grafton
NEW YORK, June 15-I picked up much talk
in Virginia and Washingtpn about the "Texas
As everybody knows, we elect our Presidents,
not directly, but through the medium of Presi-
dential electors, a group of important nobodies
in each State, who solemnly go through the
flummery of selecting the President they want,
after they themselves have solemnly been elect-
ed in November on a pledge not to vote for
anybody else. These electors run under a party
designation, and most of them are nice, harmless
types who dearly cherish little ceremonial tasks
of this character.
Usually, they have served their party faith-
fully, and are entitled to some kind of reward,
but they are too well off to need a public job.
I suppose some sort of certificate of election
goes with the modest duties and scant emolu-
ments of this type of work; it is probably framed
and hung on the office wall in order to knock
the eye out of clients and visitors forever after.
I visualize the typical elector as the kind of
man who likes to take charge of picnics and
The "Texas plan," cooked up by opponents
of Mr. Roosevelt in the big state, calls for the
Electoral College to "assert its independence,"
just as if that body of nonentities had desires,
rights, life, etc., and was anything but a
The thought is that if the Democratic Na-
tional Convention does something the Texas
anti-Rooseveltians don't like (and I leave it to
you to guess what that would be, yuk, yuk) then
the Texas Democratic Party would nominate a
slate of unpledged electors who would be free
to vote for anybody at all for President. Thus,
even if 90 percent of Texas Democrats were
for Mr. Roosevelt, that would do them no good;
they would vote the Democratic ticket, but the
Presidential electors so elected could turn around
and cast a complimentary vote for, say, John
Nance Garner for President, throwing the elec-
tion to Mr. Dewey.
THE VOTERS would be given the privilege of
voting, but voting would have been reduced to
an innocent and harmless exercise, like taking
We Need De Gaulle,
GEN. CHARLES DE GAULLE, the head of the
French Provisional Government, has a num-
ber of soldiers who are willing to follow his
leadership. His soldiers are the French patri-
ots who managed to avoid the clutches of
traitorous Petain and his brood of vipers. They
are soldiers for democracy.
The Fighting French Armies are not fighting
on their home soil, because General De Gaulle
wants recognition as the leader of liberated
France until the people can indicate their
He fights to fight for France and, incidentally,
a victory of the United Nations. It seems to
us we need battlers for freedom, especially if
they have given their word to establish a gov-
ernment of the people.
Forestry .... Friday, June 23, 5 p.m.
Law ...... Thursday, June 22 6 p.m.
Literary .... Friday, June 23, 5 p.m.
Medicine, Saturday, July 22 12 Noon
Music ......Friday, June 23, 5 p.m.
Pharmacy . .Friday, June 23, 5 p.m.
Recommendations for Departmen-
tal Honors: Teaching departments
wishing to recommend tentative June
graduates from the College of Litera-
ture, Science and the Arts and the
School of Education for departmental
honors should send such names to the
Registrar's Office, Rm. 4, University
Hall, by noon, June 26.
Robert L. Williams
To All Students Having Library
Books: 1. Students having in their
possession books drawn from the
University Libraries are notified that
such books are due Saturday, June
2. The names of all students who
have not cleared their records at the
Library will be sent on June 19 to the
Recorder's Office, where their credits
will be held up until such time as said
records are cleared, in compliance
with the regulation of the Regents.
All Departments of the Library will
close at noon on Saturday, June 24,
The General Library will re-open
Monday, July 3.
June 26-July 1 the departmental
and collegiate libraries will be closed,
except for the following which will
be open for part of each day: Dentis-
try, East Engineering, Economs-
Mathematics, Education, Engineer-
ing, Hospital, Medical, Physics,
Transportation. Hours of the above
will be posted on the doors.
All libraries will be closed July 4.
Student Accounts: Your attention
is called to the following rules passed
by the Regents at their meeting of
Feb. 28, 1936:
"Students shall pay all accounts
due the University not later than the
last day of classes of each semester or
summer session. Student loans which
are not paid or renewed are subject
to this regulation; however, student
loans not yet due are exempt. Any
unpaid accounts at the close of bus-
iness on the last day of classes will
be reported to the Cashier of the
"(a) All academic credits will be
withheld, the grades for the semester
or summer session just completed will
not be released, and no transcript of
credits will be issued.
"(b) All students owing such ac-
counts will not be allowed to register
in any subsequent semester or sum-
mer session until payment has been
Shirley W. Smith
Vice-President and Secretary
Seniors: The firm which furnishes
diplomas for the University has sent
the following caution: "Please warn
graduates not to store diplomas in
cedar chests. There is enough of the
moth-killing aromatic oil in the aver-
age cedar chest to soften inks of any
kind that might be stored inside them
resulting in seriously damaging the
diplomas." Shirley W. Smith
House Heads and House Presi-
dents: Judiciary Council wishes to
call to the attention of those who are
in charge of house sign-out sheets,
"During the examination period in
June, latenesses are to be reported to
the Office of the Dean of Women."
The University of Michigan Fresh
Air Camp has openings for Student
Counsellors. Camp opens June 26
for one week of Orientation and rec-
reation. Boy campers arrive June 3.
Students having had basic courses
in education or sociology are accep-
table. Six hours credit for eight
weeks of Student-counselling in an
educational program taught by Pro-
fessors Lowell J. Carr of Sociology,
H. Y. McClusky, and William C.
Morse and Marshall Levy of the
School of Education. Foredetails see
any of the above or Professors Clif-
ford Woody, Harlan C. Kock, or
Edgar G. Johnston. Bulletins may
be had at the Office of Prof. L. A.
Hopkins, Director of the Summer
The Sweater Drive for Belgian
Children needs 259 more sweaters in
order to fill its quota. All interested
in helping to meet this quota please
bring in all sweaters to the Social
Directors Office in the Michgan
League by 5 p.m. Monday, June 19.
We have received word from The
Detroit Civil Service Commission
about regular daily examinations for
Anaesthetists, Electrical, Mechanical
and Structural Engineers. For fur-
ther details stop in at 201 Mason
Hall, Bureau of Appointments. Bur-
eau of Appointments.
City of Detroit Civil Service An-
nouncement for Office Appliance Re-
pairman (Typewriter). For further
details stop in at 201 Mason Hall.
Bureau of Appointments.
University Lecture: Dr. Colston E.
Warne, Professor of Economics at
Amherst College and President of
Consumers Union will speak on
"Trends in the Consumer Movement"
in the Amphitheatre of the Rackham
Building today at 4:15 p.m. This
lecture is under the auspices of the
Department of Economics. At 8 p.m.
at the Michigan Union, Dr. Warne
will lead a discussion of current de-
velopments, especially in the fields of
price control and civilian supplies.
The public is invited to both meet-
Spring Term Schedule of Examina-
tions: June 17 to June 24, 1944.
Note: For courses having both lec-
tures and quizzes, the time of exercise
is the time of the first lecture period
of the week; for courses having quiz-
zes only, the time of exercise is the
time of the first quiz period. Certain
courses will be examined at special
periods as noted below the regular
schedule. To avoid misunderstanding
and errors, each student should re-
ceive notificaton from his instructor
of the time and place of his examina-
Time of Exercise Time of Exam.
8........Mon., June 19, 2:00- 4:00
9........ Tues., June 20, 2:00- 4:00
10........Mon., June 19, 10:30-12:30
11........ Wed., June 21, 8:00-10:00
1.......Fri., June 23, 8:00-10:00
2....... Wed., June 21, 10:30-12:30
3........ Sat., June 17, 10:30-12:30
8.........Sat., June 17, 2:00- 4:00
9.......'ri.,' June 23, 2:00- 4:00
10........ Thu., June 22, 2:00- 4:00
11.......Thu., June 22, 10:30-12:30
1........Tues., June 20, 8:00-10:00
2........Sat., June 17, 8:00-10:00
3........ Thu., June 22, 8:00-10:00'
Conflicts, Irregulars Make-ups ......
.........Sat., June 24, 8:00-10:00
College of Literature, Science and
Soc. 51, 54, Sat., June 17, 10:30-12:30
Span. 1, 2, 31, 32, Mon. June 19, 8-10
Ger. 1, 2, 31, 32 ..Mon., June 19, 8-10
Poli. Sci. 1, 2, Tues., June 20, 10:30-
Speech 31, 32 ... .Wed., June 21, 2-4
French 1, 2, 12, 31, 32, 61, 62, 91, 92,
153 ............ Wed., June 21, 2-4
English 1, 2 ......Thu., June 22, 8-10
Ec. 51, 52, 54 ....Thu., June 22, 8-10
Bot. 1 ....Fri., June 23, 10:30-12:30
Zo. 1 ......Fri., June 23, 10:30-12:30
Psych. 31 ..Fri., June 23, 10:30-12:30
School of Business Administration:
Bus. Ad. 142, Tues., June 20, 10:30-
School of Education:
Education classes meeting Saturday
only, Sat., June 17, during regular
Ed. Cl . .Tues., June 20, 10:30-12:30
School of Forestry:
Courses not covered by this schedule
as well as any necessary changes
will be indicated on the School
School of Music: Individual in-
struction in Applied Music
Individual examinations by ap-
pointment will be given for all ap-
plied music courses (individual in-
struction) elected for credit in any
unit of t1Ae University. For time and
place of examinations, see bulletin
board at the School of Music.
School of Public Health:
Courses not covered by this sched-
ule as well as any necessary changes
will be indicated on the School bulle-
English 1 and 2-Final Examina-
tion, Room Schedule, Thursday, June
22, 8-10 a. m.
Bader ....................35 AR
Davis ....................35 AH
Peterson ................2235 AH
Schenk .................2235 AH
Bertram .................225 AH
Eisinger ................2231 AH
Engel ...................205 MR
Everett ................. C Haven
Fogle .................. C Haven
Greenhut ................231 AH
Hawkins ...............2003 AH
Helm ..................205 MHR
Millar ..................C Haven
Morris ..................3017 AH
ments for final examinations, 8:00-
10:00 a. in. Monday, June 19:
German I-All sections: C Haven
German 2-Gaiss (2 sections),
Eaton, and Philippson: 205 Mason
Hall Van Duren, Copley, Nordmeyer,
and Pott (2 sections): B Haven Hall.
German 31-Both sections: D Ha-
German 32-All sections: 2225 An-
Final Examination, German 160
will be held in room 406 Library Fri-
day, June 23, 10:30-12:30 a. in.
Psychology 31: Final examination
June 23, 10:30-12:30. A-L, 25 Angell
Hall; M-Z, 231 Angell Hall. People
coming late will go to 231 Angell Hall.
Politcal Science 1: There will be a
make-up examination today (June
15) at 5 p.m. in 2029 A.H.
Hygiene Make-Up Examination:
The make-up examination in Fresh-
man Hygiene for Women will be
given in the Health Service lecture
room today at 12:15 p.m.
Sociology 51: Final examination for
all sections Saturday, June 17, 10:30-
12:30 a.m. The examination will be
held in Natural Science Audtorium.
Sociology 54: Final examination
for all sections Saturday, June 17,
10:30-12:30 a.m. The room arrange-
ment is as follows: Sections I and
III, Rm. C, Haven Hall; Sections II
and IV, 231 Angell Hall.
Elect. Eng. 7a, Building Illumina-
tion, will have its final examination
Wednesday, June 21 from 10:30 to
12:30 in its regular classroom, 246
West Engineering Bldg.
Geology 11, Final Examination:
Wednesday, June 21 at 8 a.m. will be
held in Natural Science Auditorium
instead of in Rm. 2054, Natural Sci-
Doctoral Examination for Joseph
Stanley Jackson, Education; thesis:
"The Relative Effectiveness of Paper-
Pencil Test, Interview and Ratings as
Techniques for Personality Evalua-
tion," Saturday, June 17, East Coun-
cil Room, Rackham, at 3 p.m. Chair-
man, C. Woody.
By action of the Executive Board
the Chairman may invite members
of the faculties and advanced do-
toral candidates to attend this ex-
amination, and he may grant per-
mission to those who for sufficient
reason might wish to be 'present.
Doctoral Examination for Neil Far-
quharson Morrison, Geography; the-
sis: Essex County, Province of, On-
tario: A Geographical Study," Sat-
urday, June 17, 21 Angell Hall, at
9:30 a.m. Chairman K. C. MMurry.
By action of the Executive Board
the Chairman may invite members of
the faculties and advanced doctoral
candidates to attend this examina-
tion, and he may grant permission
to those who for sufficient reason
might wish to be present.
Student Recital: Dorothy Ornest
Feldman, soprano, a student of Ar-
thur Hackett, will present a recital
in partial fulfillment of the require-
ments for the degree of Master of
Music, at 8:30 this evening in the
Assembly Hall of the Rackham Buil-
ding. Compositions by Donaudy, De-
bussy, Franck, Ravel, Wolf and three
contemporary writers will be heard.
The public is cordially invited.
Exhibition of Photographs of "Col-
onial Art in Peru" in the Rackham
Galleries through Saturday, June 17,
hours 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m., under
the auspices of the Department of
Phi Lambda Upsilon Initiation:
Active members are requested to be
present for the initiation ceremonies
tonight at 7. Rm. 303, Chemistry
Building. Refreshments are plahnned,
B'nai B'rith Hillel Foundation: Re-
ligious services will be held at 7.45
p.m. A.S. Harvey Weisberg and E) -
Hot Organick will conduct, Refresh-
ments and a social hour will follow.
The public is invited.
Bacteriology Seminar will meet
Tuesday, June 20, at 4:30 p.m. in
Rm. 1564, East Medical Building.
Subject: Lethal Factors in Trypano-
somiasis. All interested are invited.
First Presbyterian Church: Morn-
ing Worship on Sunday at 10:45 a.m.
Dr. Lemon's sermon "Tests of Matur-
First Church of Christ, Scientist:
409 S. Division Street. Wednesday
evening service at 8 p.m. Sunday
morning service at 10:30 a.m. Sub-
ject: "Is the Universe. Including
a walk, with no meaning to it.
would vote, but their betters would
really should be President.
Under this plan, with which South Carolina
bigwigs as well as Texas bigwigs are flirting
the fiction of the Electoral College would be-
come fact, while the fact of local preference
for Mr. Roosevelt would become fiction.,
It will be seen at once that this scheme
is of the same order as, and belongs in the
same picture with, the previous effort to crip-
ple the right of soldiers to vote. The pattern
of repression now takes a new turn: if you
can't succeed in keeping Americans from voting,
perhaps you can succeed in making their votes
meaningless. The search is on for a strictly
Constitutional reason as to why people may not
have their own way.
I don't think the Texas plan has a chance,
but some of Mr. R's opponents ought to realize
what a spectacle they make, dipping into histo-
ry in a frantic search =for ancient, moldering
gadgets with which to cut down the amount
of voting, or else distort its impact. If states'
rights don't get you, the Electoral College must!
Dead hands are being raised up to stop live
Americans from exercising their rights. The
men who are doing this kind of thinking are
the same men who keep yammering bitterly
that nothing in America must be allowed to
change while our soldier boys are away. No.
Daddy just lost his vote, that's all.
(Copyright, 1944, New York Post Syndicate)
By Crockett Johnson
Mom's taking a job at the
war plant this year... And remember m'by! I, your Fairy
there'd be nobody at the rmmemby ,yu ar
beach to take care of the God father, intend to go along.
two of us, Barnaby... So-
I forgot about all your Fairy
Godfather, Barnaby. Gosh.
Puts a different
light on things. I
. _ daresay. Hmmm.
There'd be nobody to take
care of the THREE of us.
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Sfrencs Rnrnah, but that
I'll ask Mom if it's all right
for you and me to go to the
I didn't mean-it's just
that you're a little bit
cmrill A nd Mom min-;
Barnaby!... I'm a veritable GIANT!
"Mammoth O'Malley," they call me!
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