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T'HE MICHIGAN IAILY

THURSDAY DECEMBER 5, 1948

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)ireetors Will Not Reopen
ormer Student Restaurant

By STUART FINLAYSON
The Board of Directors of the
Wolverine Student Cooperative
have no incention of reopening a
student restaurant at the present
time, Prof Hobart Coffey of the
LaW School, chairman of the
Board of Directors, declared yes-
terday.
Prof. C ffey's statement came
in response to student questions
as to the present status of the
Wolverine Cooperative and the
former :estaurant building on
U Prejudice
(Continued from page 1)
of Washtenaw county sets up two
separate pre-natal classes, one
for Colored and one for White;
a Colored typist was refused at
West Lodge after being sent by the
United States Employment office
to fill an existing vacancy; there
was opportunity this past summer
to employ Colored teachers in the
newly-opened Ross Junior High
school, but because of the well-
known policy, they were not, in
a school system where approxi-
mately 26 per cent of its popula-
tion is Colored."
Mr. Blake also stated that he
would like to "see an FEPC from
the heart rather than from legal
enforcement."
Lawyer's Guild
According to a statement from
Morton Leitson, president of the
Lawyer's Guild, last spring was
the first time Negroes were per-
mitted to live in the Lawyer's Club,
and while there a policy of segre-
gation was employed. The Guild,
Leitson explained, is open to all
students regardless of their race
or color.
While there is a restaurant An-
ti-Discrimination (Diggs) law in
the state, the results of an ex-
periment conducted by IRA last
spring showed that three out of
40 local restaurants practiced
some form of discrimination, and
the management gave this reason
when approached: "We love the
constitution, America, and all
people, but business is business
and my customers complain."
Another type of discrimination
ws found to exist even in some
classrooms. According to Ellen
Springer, graduate student in
pu~blic health, one of her instruc-
tors has made several references
to the Negro in his lectures by re-
lating insinuating stories about
them in an ante -bellum Negro
dialect. Another laboratory pro-
fessor postponed examinging ex-
periments done by Negroes until
the end of the hour when the
student could not. complete his
assignment and had to return at
a later time to do his work.
"This is very subtle, I admit,"
Miss Springer commented, "and
the professor would apologize for
not getting to us, but it was re-
peated again and again, which
gave us no other course but to
conclude chat he was definitely
discriminating."
FOR THEIR XMAS-
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Handsome Playing Cards
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119 East Liberty

State Street, which the Wolverine
no longer owns.
Reasons Given
The decision not to reopen a
student restaurant, Prof. Coffey
said, has been made due to the
following considerations:
1. No suitable building is avail-
able, either by purchase or lease,
within the 'financial means of the
corporation.
2. In the judgement of at least
a majority of the directors, th
present period of inflated real es-
tate is nt a good time to pur-
chase a building.
3. While there seems to be a
considerable demand on the part
of students for good meals at lown
prices, there has been little evi-
dence of a corresponding desire to
earn part of their way by work-
ing-a necessary feature of the
operation of a restaurant such as
the old Wolverine.
Cooperative Kept Alive
The Wolverine Cooperative has
been kept alive, Prof. Coffey said,
although it no longer owns the
State Street property. It func-
tions with a limited membership
and a board of directors with the
usual officers required by law.
The restaurant building was
sold during the war. After most
of the members left school to join
the armed forces, the restaurant
operated at a loss and was finally
forced to stop serving meals.
Buildings Released
In 1944 the Directors of the
corporation voted to dispose of
the club and restaurant building
for the following reasons:
1. The corporation between
1937 and 1943 had returned prac-
tically all of its profits to its mem-
bers in the form of rebates and
low meal costs, and had no reserve
fund to carry the corporation
through the war emergency.
2. The piice offered for the pro-
perty seemed reasonable.
3. The members had always
been dissatisfied with the physi-
cal facilities of the State Street
building.
Near East History
Will Be Rewritten
Recent discoveries of new docu-
mentary ',,d archeological mate-
rials will necessitate reinterpretat-
ing the ancient history of the Near
East, Prof. Arthur E. W. Boak, of
the history department, told mem-
bers of the Graduate History Club
yesterday.
Prof. Bnak Pointed out that
these discoveries will cause a re-
vision of the chronology of this
whole early period of history. Some
of the dates now accepted by his-
torians will be changed by several
hundred years, he added.
'U' High Principal
Prof. John M. Tryten of the
School of Education, principal
of the University High School,
will be in Lansing today and to-
morrow to attend a-meeting of the
Michigan Secondary Schools As-
sociation.
AVOID
THE RUSH! 0
Be sure that your
order for Chris! was
flowers is hi ,early!
*Member F.T.D.

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Bundle Day To
Aid Europe's
Needy Youch
Gailering of Shoes
Special Ain of Drive
Bundle Days to collect clothing
and shoes for shipment overseas
will be eld Tuesday through
Thursday by the University Fa-
mine Committee.
Seymour S. Goldstein, president
of the committee, said that the
drive will support the Save the
Children Federation which is now
supplying clothing to students in
,.re than i 000 hols in France
Belgium and Holland.
Drive chairman Ada Davis said.
"there is pjiobably no one in the
TTniversity who does not have a
few articles which lie or she will
)e glad to contribute. It- is much
better to see that outworn
or unused garments get into hands
of some reedy person than to
have them kicking around in a
closet."
"Shoes a e especially needed,"
Miss Davis reported, "Travellers
who have recently returned from
Europe report that the dearth of
shoes over there is still a tragedy.
With the ooming winter period of
snow and .ain shoes made of pa-
per or some other makeshift mate-
rial will just fall to pieces."
Miss Davis asked especially for
clean, ser viceable clothing, but
said that a reconditioning service
is maintained by the Federation
for restoration of slightly dam-
aged garments. She also asked
that clothing be wrapped in bun-
dles and tied.
The campus has been zoned for
the drive and individual houses
will be contacted by the commit-
tee. Bundles of clothing will be
collected at individual resi-
dences or will be received at Lane
Hall.
COilteSt Won11
John Momneyer was given the
first award in the Speech 31 con-
test finals yesterday, and Donald
Plott was awarded second place.
The contest was held at Lydia
Mendelssoein Th1eatre with Prof.
Donald E. Hargis as chairman.
The judge; were: Prof. William P.
Halstead, Charles W. Lofas and
Jack E. Bender.
The winners were among the six
contestant, chosen after the pre-
liminary contest on Monday, when
representatives from each of the
Speech 31 classes competed.
DAILY
OFFICIAL
B ULLE TIN
Publication in The Daily Official
Bulletin is constructive notice to all
members of the University. Notices
for the Bule~in should be sent in
typewritten form to the officesof the
Assistant to the President, Room 1021
Angell Hal, by 3:00 p.m. on the day
preceding publication (11:00 a.m. Sat-
urdays.
THURSDAY, DEC. 5, 1946
VOL. LVI, No. 62
Notices
Campus Parking Permit Plates
for 1947 are now ready for dis-
tribution at the Information Desk,
Room 1, Uaiversity Hall.
Please apply only after having

procured 1947 license plates from
the local office of the Secretary
of State.
Herbert G. Watkins, Secretary
Navy Five-term Officer Stu-
dents. All officers will report to
North Hall, NROTC Headquarters,
re. Christmas leave.
Women :dets who are un-
able to go Pme for the Christmas
holidays and who need accommo-
dations in Ann Arbor may leave
their names at the Office of the
Dean of Women. Dormitory resi-
dents who have already notified
their house directors do not need
to call at the Office of the Dean
of Women but all others should
do so if they wish hlelp.
Swimming and sports for coup-
les every Friday evening at the
Intramural Sports Building.
(Continn:ed on page 4)

COOPERATION IS THE KEYNOTE-The youngsters in the
Galen Shop, through working together, get not only the pleasure
of having constructed something with their own hands, but also
get the invaluable experience of learning to work and cooperate
with other children
alens Help Invalid Children
Find New Interests, Taens

Dr. Bell Says
Campus Alert
For TB Cases
More X-Rays Slated
For Medical Students
Facing the pressing housing,
eating and academic conditions
.resent this year, the campus is
more on the alert than ever be-
fore for tuberculosis cases, Dr.
Margaret Bell, acting director of
Health Service, said.
The newest development in tu-
berculosis prevention is a plan set
up last week to increase the num-
ber of chest X-rays given to medi-
cal students. In spite of extensive
precautions, there still is so much
danger of their being exposed to
an unrecognized case of the dis-
ease outside the tuberculosis unit,
that increased protection is prac-
tically a necessity, she said. It is
possible to find a moderately ad-
vanced case of tuberculosis which
has developed within three months
of the last X-ray.
Regular X-rays
According to the new plan jun-
ior medic tl students will have
X-rays twice each school year and
seniors will have three-two dur-
ing the year and one just before
graduation. Freshman and soph-
omore medical students, in their
pre-clinical years, will have X-rays
taken once a year as usual.
The Health Service has one of
the most meticulous and foolproof
follow-up systems to be found on
any college campus in the coun-
try, she sa:d. At the beginning of
each school year around 5,500
X-rays are taken, both of entering
students arid as "re-rays" of old
students whom they are checking.
Tuberculosis Treacherous
Throughout thiseyear, we have
been taking between 100 and 150
"chests" each month, she said, in
addition to maintaining a careful
check on any doubtful cases.
Tuberculosis is particularly
treacherous, Dr. Bell explained, be-
cause the disease is so insidious
that it is often difficult to pick it
up early. For complete informa-
tion we " eed not only a chest
X-ray, but also a complete history,
examination, and tuberculin tests.

Alphi Phi Omega .. .
Alpha Phi Omaega, national ser-
vice fraternity, will hold an m-
portant business meeting at
7:30 p.m. today in Rm. 321 of
the Union.
Final plans will be made for the
initiation banquet and trip to the
national convention.
Students' Tea . .
Tea will be served to foreign
students and friends from 4 to 6
p.m. today in the International
Center.
Russian Film ...
Sergei Eisenstein's "Alexander
Nevsky" will be presented under
the auspices of the Russian Circle
at 8:30 p.m. tomorrow and Satur-
day in the Rackham Lecture Hall.
Tickets for the film, sold for
the center section only, can be ob-
tained at the League, the Union
and the bookstores.
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Campus Highlights

Supper Meeting ...
The C'mgregatlonal-Disciples
suppera -iscussion group will
meet at 5:30 p.m. today in the
Guild House.
*
Faculty Recital . .
Three sonatas for clarinet and
piano will highlight a recital by
Prof. William H. Stubbins, clari-
netist, of the music school, and
Mrs. Mary McCall Stubbins, pian-
ist, at 8:30 p.m. Friday in the
Rackham Assembly Hall.
** *
Newman Club . .
Officers of the Newman Club
will meet at 7 p.m. today at St.
Mary's Chapel.
Spanish Play .. ,
Try-outs for "Los intereses cre-
ados," the Spanish°play to be giv-
en in April. will be held from 4 to
p.m. today and tomorrow in Rm.
408, Romance Languages Build-
ing.

(Continued from page 1)

help of older boys who did his
sawing.
Gives Self-Asurance
"We felt that his work in the
Galen Shop definitely gave Don-
ald the self-assurance and com-
panionshin he so desperately
needed and relieved him of a good
deal of his self-consciousness,"
Mrs. Walion said.
For older boys who are taking
woodworking courses in school,
the shop ;an fill an added purpose
as work done there, under in-
struction of a licensed teacher, be
applied to their school credits.
Most of the children, who come
up to the shop every afternoon on
crutches and in wheelchairs or
beds, choose their own projects,
Mrs. Wal'i.n said. They are kept
quite simply as the children aren't
strong and want to finish their
work during short periods of con-
finement.
Relieves Dread
Youngsters who ar6 in and out
of the kiospital for a number of

dread which children so often as-
sociate with illness, doctors and
periods of restrained activity and
are eager to be well enough to go
up into the shop.
Ralph, 10, who has been coming
to University Hospital for a num-
ber of years is a good example.
While then e, he is confined to bed
or a wheelchair, but has good use
of his hands and arms. Through
the years, he has become so en-
thused about the Galen Shop that
he has specific projects planned
each time he enters the hospital,
tackling more difficult work each
time. He has become so proficient
around the shop that he works
as a teacher's assistant each time
he,-comes in and has become very
helpful with the younger children.
SRA Head Sees Need
For Legislative Parties
Unless a party system is estab-
lished to reenforce the Hare elec-
tion systn, the Student Legis-
lature will collapse, according to
Lyman Legters, Student Religious

North Main Opposite Court House
Today and Friday
Brenda Joyce in
"DANGER WOMAN"
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Buster Crabbe in
"PRAIRIE BADMAN"

- Last Day Today
"HEARTBEAT"
with Ginger Rogers
-and-
"SHE-WOLF OF LONDON"
Friday and Saturday --
"THE WALLS
CAME TUMBLING DOWN"
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"MY PAL TRIGGER"

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Reward for return. Call Barbara
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LOST: Small gold charm in form of
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WANTED
MEN'S USED CLOTHES wanted. A bet-
ter price paid. Sam's Store, 122 E.
Washington St. )14
WANTED: Annex for fraternity house
to accommondate at least 8 persons.
Needed for spring semester of 1948 or
for fall semester of 1948. Please call
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HELP WANTED
GIRLS, 17 and over. We will train you
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An experienced operator is always in
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STUDENTS for part time work at soda
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State, Ph. 3534. )34

FOR SALE

TRANSPORTATION

FOR SALE: Wardrobe Cupboards, Elec-
tric Toaster, Scales, Carpet Sweepers,
small hand Vacuum Cleaner, 35"
round taole, Oak Chair, metal Porch
Tables, low Chest of Drawers. In-
quire at 20 Harvard Place. ) 10
FOR SALE: hart, Schaffner and Marx
Tails Coat and Vest, size 36 long.
Call Ted Bates, 2-6671. )7
FOR SALE: Girl's 3-piece blue wool
Snow Suit, size 3. Call 8410 after
1:00 P.M. )24
FOR SALE: Camera, Speed Graphic: 4-
x5, F 4.7 Ecktar coated lens, Super-
matic shutter, coupled Kalart range
finder, Flash Gun, one doz. film
holders, case. Man's hard toe hockey
Skates, Ladies' white figure Skates,
man's shoe roller skates, fencing foils
and masks. Bill Lamb, 727 E. King-
sley. )13
MEDIUM SIZE Ponyhide Jacket, never
been worn, priced for immediate sale.
Cali 2-4401, 205 Allen Rumsey. )22
FOR XMAS-A Spaulding tennis rac-
quet-Mercer Beasley, Krobat, Lam-
ina with $8 gut plus a crisp, new $5
bill. All for $20. This is no snow
job. Call me, 2-7360, Dean McClusky,
417 8th St. )6
FOR SALE: One Dress Coat (tails) size
36. Phone 2-2117. )21
PERSONAL
WOMAN: For heaven's sake don't make
plans or December 15. It's a night
to remember! Man. )18
TAILORING and SEWING
CUSTOM MADE CLOTHES-Formals-
Remodeling-Alterations. "Bring your
sewing problems to us." Hildegarde
Shop, 116 E. Huron, 2-4669. )45
MISCELLANEOUS
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painless. Phone 6373, First National
Building. ) 35
PHOTOSTATIC COPYING, Discharges,
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at Calkins-Fletcher Drugs. Purchase
camera. Card & Camera Shop. )30
WANTED TO RENT
WANTED TO RENT: Complete set of
tails for Dec. 14. Size 42L. Please
call 2-2565-Urgent. )3
TUTORING
TUTORING in Mathematics by MIT
graduate, class of 1924. John Alden
Buckler, 115 Catherine, Ypsilanti, tel.
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STUDENT WISHES RIDE to Washing-
ton, D.C, Richmond, Va., or point
toward iami on Dec. 19, 20, 21.
Phone Paul at 4707.)5
TRANSPORTATION to Erie, Pennsyl-
vania December 20. Will share ex-
penses and driving. Call Jerry Honey
2-1405. )16
WANTED: 2 passengers to West Palm
Beach, Florida. Leave Dec. 20, return
Jan. 5 Mrs. C. R. Clark, Harris Hall,
or 930 Lynn Ct., WR., evenings. )29
CALIFORNIA, here I come. Student
wishes to spend Xmas in Los Angeles.
Will share expenses and help drive.
Call Bill, 2-1032, evenings. )12
GOING TO PITTSBURG at Christmas?
Willing to share expenses and driv-
ing. Phone 7330. )9
BOSTON BOUND? Two students desire
ride leaving Dec. 20. Will share driv-
ing and expenses. Phone 7330 (Ed
Canner). )11
WILL SHARE expenses in return for
ride to Georgia Dec. 20. Call 5974.)60
WANTED: Ride to Kansas City or vi-
cinity by two student veterans for
Christmas Holiday. Leaving about
Dec. 20. Will help drive and share
expenses. Call 7012. D. D. Sagaser.)61
TWO RIDES to vicinity of Indian-
apolis, or Muncie, Indiana, Dec. 20-21.
Students. Share expenses. Phone
8688, evenings. )2
STUDENT AND WIFE desire ride to
Philadelphia around Dec. 20. Will
help drive and share expenses. Bill
Taylor, No. 12 Vets Village, City. )28
WANTED: Fide Tuscon, Ariz, around
20 Dec. Share driving and expenses.
Phone 2-4591, Ext. 322 Tyler. )25
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eastern Montana. Share expenses and
help drive. Able to leave Dec. 20th.
Phone 2-2996. )15

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