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~er s urcrnestra T1 0PHay;
ical Students To Attend

)ita Scenes
Be Theme

ns, honorary society for
fteenh annual Cadueuso
om 9 p.m. to midnight Fri-
'eb. 21, in the main ball-
>f the Union.-
iceus Ball takes its name
;he symbol of the medical
ion,. the serpent-entwined
nged staff of Mercury. This
first year since before the
tat the medical dance has
eld on the traditional date
eve of Washington's birth-
'oom decorations tradi-
r include murals of hospi-
ties, cartoons, caricatures of
ors in the School of Medi-
nid the orchestra garbed in
1 gowns. The rooms of f the
Ballroom will be decorated

to represent the various depart-
ments in a hospital, inicluding
X-ray and an obstetrics depart-
ments.
Highlight of the evening- will
be the intermission program of
entertainment, featurin-g a
neuro- psychiatric conference
which will satirize a psychiatrist
at University Hospital. aA coed
will be chosen to act as head of
the intermission program. Ten-
tative plans for the Galens Ball
include the awarding of a door
prize.
Music for -this year's dance will
be supplied by Frank Tinker and
his band, well-known to Michigan
students as the regular Union
dance orchestra. Dance programs
are being planned for all women
guests.
Attendance is limited to pa-
trons, physicians, and medical
students. Tickets may be pur-
chased from members of Galens
or from the Galens newsstand
in the University Hospital.
Marvin Wolf, '48, and Monty
Malach, '48, have been chosen co-
chairman for the ball. Central
committee heads are Carl Blunch,
''48, patrons; James Quinn, '49,
programs; Courtney Van der Veer,
'48, tickets; Peter McGee, '48, dec-
orations; Harvey J. Gallaway, '48,
intermission; and Donald Bowne,
'48, publicity. All committee heads
and assistants are members of
Galens society. '
'The pblicity cnitefo
Assemnbly Ballywl cmmee ft 4
p-m. toay in te League. All
coeds who signed up for the
committee are requested to at-
tend and any others wh ae y
work for the Ball are urged to
,come, according to Shirley
Loeblich, publicity chairman.
The room in which the meeting
is to be held will be posted on
the League bulletin board.

Payoff Dance
To Be Given
Al Townsend's Orchestra
To Ploy at Coed-bid Affair;
Door Prizes To Be Given
The entire second floor of the
League will be open from 9 p.m. to
midnight Friday for the Mortar
Board Pay-off Dance, Miss Ethel
A. McCormick, League Social Di-
rector, announced yesterday.
Both the Ballroom and the
Grand Rapids Room will be open
for dancing, while the concourse,
the Hussey Room and other lounge
facilities will also be available.
Al Townsend's 14 piece Cam-
pus Casbah orchestra will play
for the dance, traditional coed-
lid affair to wiceh women stu-
dents take 3-Hop dates. Hligh-
light of the evening will be the
presentation of several heart-
shaped boxes of candy as door
prizes.
The ballroom will be decorated
in Vaentine moiand pro-
Tickets for the dance are now
on sale at a booth in the League,
and are priced at $1.25 plus tax.
Only a few tickets remain un-
sold, Mary Alice Dunivan, ticket
chairman, said.
Chairman of this year's dance is
Eleanor Stewart, vice-president of
Mortar Board. Betty Lou Bidwell,
Mortar Board president, is assis-
tant chairman. The Pay-Off
Dance is sponsored each year by
this senior women's honorary so-
ciety.

'em Tas
Dr Coeds

tr junior coeds were tapped
yvern, junior women's hon-
society, between 6 and '7
resterday, according to Carol
*man, president.
ise selected for outstanding
rnic and extra-curricular rec-
aclude: Irma Eichhorn, Mar-
yok; Rae Keller, Kappa Kap-
Amma; Ruth Klausner, Sig-
Pelta Tau; and Sue Smith,
~r.
ilng their Wyvern "Damn,
" tapping song, and clad in
'aditional yellow and brown
the present members of
~n tapped the newcomers
i dInner hour at their re-
ye residences. .
nal initiation, will be held at
~.m. Sunday in the League

GIRL GARAGE BOSS--Dorothy Bitter checks a motor with Roy
Vitaglio in her New York body and fender works which she will
convert into a metal furniture factory.
Women May StillI Purchase Tickets
To Saturday Dance Mixer in League

League house residents may still
obtain tickets from 10 a.m. to noon
and from 1 to 3 p.m. today through
Saturday in the League Lobby for
the "Heart's Delight," a mixer
dance to be given fromd 2 to 5 p.m.
Saturday in the League Ballroom. -
The dance is the second in a
Volun tee rs Needed

series of league house dances de-
signed to give students on cam-
pus an opportunity to become bet-
ter acquainted.
All men on campus are invited
to be guests of the coeds at the
"Hearts Delight." The affair will
feature varied forms of entertain-
ment including dancing to records,
refreshments, and facilities for
playing bridge. A St. Valentine's
Day theme will be carried out in
the decorations and favors. Stu-
dents are asked to dress informal-
ly.
The members of the central
committee for league house dances
are as~ follows: Blanche Berger,
chairman; Gladys Relkin, assist-
ant chairman; Libby Myers, en-
tertainment; Ruth Jadrosich, dee-

By LOIS KELSO
THE NUMEROUS and righteous
opponents of the fraternity
system do not seem to r'ealize that,
however grievous our sins may be,
we more than expatiate them.
A sorority girl gives annually
the best ten years of her life to the
Grand Old Cause in the short
but painful period called formal
rushing.
.The improvement of character
Iis usually said to be one of the
seems to me an iea way of im
Iproving character in that it pro-
duces absolute selflessness, with
heavy fines for non-attendance.
Sorority girls sacrifice scholastic
work, health, social life, comfort.
pride, and integrity to the truly
noble and of persuading others to
jet in and have their characters
improved by sacrificing scholas-
tic work, health, social life, com-
fort, pride, and integrity . . . (this
could go on forever and I some-
times feel it has been.>)
The antiseptic ads think there
are some things even your best
friend won't tell you, but your so-
rority sisters will, with threats.
CONSIDER the altruism of a so-
Srority girl sitting on the floor,
her legs slowly becoming para-
lyzed, leering bravely up at some
miserable freshman, although her
heart is sick at the sight of two
of her ever-loving sisters making
fools of themselves telling corny
jokes in blackface. Sydney Car-
ton had nothing on her.
Then there is the appalling lit-
tle institution of hash session. This
is when sorority girls stagger into
one room and listen with pain-
glazed eyes as each and every sis-
ter says either, "Oh I- like her!
1ionestly, she's wonderful!" or,
with a burst of originality, "Oh, I
like her ! Honestly, she marvel-
ous!" Dissenting opinions are us-
WAA Skating Club
Will Meet Today
The WAA Ice Skating Club will
skate from 1 to 3 p.m. today and
every Wednesday and Thursday at
the Coliseum.
Professional instruction by Mary
Frances Greschkte is provided for
all men and women. Apmember-
Joan Smith, club manager, at the
Coliseum. Each member must
skate at least one hour each week,
a fee is charged for each time the
member skates.22teiesaig
club will present a number be-
fore the Waterloo hockey game.
Plans are in progress for the pre-
sentation of an ice carnival with
the Ann Arbor Skating Club in
March.

ually thoughfully expressed by.
"Frankly, I can't stand her."
Presiding ovcr this system for
moral uplift is Panhellenic'
which sits over in ,the League
and carefully schedules rushing
parties for nights on which there
are concerts, lectures, and
dances. Once in awhile soame
crass soul dares suggest a
change in schedule, but, after
all, those schedules were mimeo-
woauldn't expectPanhel to have
a new set mimeographed, would
you?
THIS YEAR Panhel is saving us
money by having a party the
same night on which Mortarboard
is sponsoring a Pay-Off Dance for
women to repay their J-Hop obli-
gations. such as they may be. Mor-
tarboard may feel a bit hurt by
this slight, but they must realize
that it does a lot more for a
girl's soul to sit around on the
floor and ask sixty-six freshmen
what their home towns are than to
be out with some man.
If anyone rushes up in the next
few seconds and asks you what
helpless venom is, just shove this
under his nose.
Spring Rushing
To Start Today
Formal spring rushing will start
this week with the open house teas
to be given 1y each sorority from
7 to 9 p.m. today and tomorrow,
and from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday.
Th e ft set of p arties wil be
day, Feb. 17, through Thursday.
Rushing will continuethog
Sunday, March 2.
All bids will be turned in to the
Social Director's Office of the
League on the followinge Monday
and bids will be delivered Tues-
day, March 4. Pledging will be
Wednesday, March 5.

Casbah Do<
To Reopen
Student Talent To Pro
Evening's Entertainme
of te wsemester wil bl
sented only on Saturday f:
p.m. to midnight in the I
Ballroom this week due t
Mortarboard Pay-off Dance
Allen Townsend and his 1"
orchestra will be featured,
ing his new arrangement o
But I Do" from the picture
Time, the Place and the
Lois Roberts will be heard
vocals.
As usual there will be ente
ment provided by students, a
freshments will be on hand
orations will display an apr
ate Valentine's Day theme
Hereafter the Casbah vs
open for students both FridE
Saturday. Tickets may b
tamned at the main desk
League.
Traditionally the Ru I
home is opened bi-monthl,
plans are being made to co
the custom. The teas wei
held last semester.
fJ REMEMBER H ER
F LOWERS
(1 from
II CH ELSEA
F LOWE R SH C

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Everybody's wearing a

The Personnel Committee of the
League needs women volunteers
to aid in the Student Book Ex-
change until February 20th.
The Offices of the Book Ex-
change ai'e located on the second
floor of the League and are open
from 9 to 12 a.m. and 1 to 5 p.m.
Monday through Friday and from
9 to 12 a.m. Saturdays.
Volunteers can work for an hour
at any time they choose. All coeds
interested should go to the offices
on the second floor Of the League.
Now at '115 West Liberty

New Members
To Be Honored
By Union Counci

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orations; and Shirlee Rich,

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DAILY

OFFICIAL.,
BULLETIN

The Union Executive Council
will hold a banquet honoring 'new
council members at 6 p.m., Tues-
day, February 18, in the Henry P.
Anderson Memorial dining room in
the Union.
The banquet is presented at the
beginning of every semester to wel-
come the new-comers and acquaint
all the members of the Union
Staff. '
Dick Ford, a past president and
ion Concil,~will speak at te ~func-
tion, and awards will be made to
council and staff members.
All men on campus who are eli-
gilnd ut entativel intereste i
welcome to attend. There is no
charge for admission-.
Those who plan to attend should
sign up any afternoon before Tues-
day in the Student Affairs Office
of the Michigan Union.

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Golden Brown Chicken
or Fried Jumbo Shrimp
Homemade Rolls and Individual Pies
We Deliver Anywhere~ An ytirme

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Personalized
* Book Matches
* Coasters
* Stationery
* Playing Cards
* Penuls

F.
(Gontinued from Pag 4)
an open meeting of Alpha Phi
Omega, National Service Fratern-
ity, at 8 p.m., Michigan Union. Mr.
Erich A. Walter, Director of the
Office of Student Affairs, will be
te guest speaker.
Weekly Tea: 4:15-5:30 p.m., In-
ternational Center. New foreign
students will meet members of the
French teaching faculty.
Michigan Dames' art group: 8
p.m., home of Mrs. George Luther,
820 McKinley.
The Art Cinema League pre-
sents Maxwell Anderson's WIN-
TERSET, starring Burgess Mere-
dith, Margo. Also short subject on
civil liberties with Paul Lukas.
Tonight and Saturday, 8:30 p.m.
Box office opens 2 daily. Reserva-
tions phone 6300. Lydia Mendels-
sohn Theatre.

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