TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 1947
T HE MICHIGAN IAILY
Student Ice Skating Begins
At Coliseum This Week
To Direct Club
Beginning this week Michigan
men and women may "skim o'er
the ice" of the University Coliseum
from 1 to 3 p.m. Mondays through
The University Ice Skating Club
will open a three week membership
drive for all skaters and would be
skaters including "those who have
never skated but wish to begin
the right way now" according to
Irene Straub, president.
Sponsoring the Ice Skating
Club and working with the
members will be Miss Mary
Frances Greschke, 1942 Mid-
western Figure Skating Cham-
pion and one of the few profes-
sional ice skating directors in
the Midwest. Miss Greschke
staged last year's Ann Arbor Ice
Skating Carnival, produced and
directed the 1947 Grayling Win-
ter Sports Carnival, and was
featured in the Saginaw Carni-
val last winter.
This well known Michigan skat-
er spent the past summer at Lake(
Placid under the tutelage of Gus-
tave Lussi, who has taught and
"given the start" to many world
famous figure skaters including
Dick Button, the present United
States Figure Skating Champion,
North American Figure Skating
Champion and runner up in last
year's world Figure Skating
Championship; Gretchen Mer-
rill, National Women's Figure
Skating Champion, and Ilene
Seigh, National Artistic Skating
With this professional direc-
tion the University Skating Club
is planning to put on weekly
performances before Hockey
Games including solo numbers
and choruses. There will be op-
portunity for public appearance
work for members of every level
While club members will enjoy
social skating to the strains of
waltz music every afternoon, this
co-recreational group will also
sponsor not on ice evening parties
throughout the year.
The afternoon skating ses-
sions will combine skating fun
with practice and instruction.
Patch sections, for figure eight
practice, will be blocked off
daily and formal instruction
goups will be organized after the
The Club will conclude their
season with a grand finale in the
Ann Arbor Ice Skating Carnival
co-sponsored with the Ann Arbor
Ice Skating Club.
The first Ruthven Tea of the
semester will be given from 4 to
6 p.m. tomorrow in the home of
President and Mrs. Alexander G.
Sponsored by the League social
committee and the League Coun-
cil, the teas have a threefold pur-
pose. All students on campus will
have an opporunity to meet the
President and his wife in an infor-
mal social atmosphere, to see the
President's home which has a
large collection of art pieces, and
to visit with fellow students.
Special guests will be invited to
the teas which will be held the
first and second Wednesdays of
every month, with residents from
Delta Gamma, Martha Cook, Sig-
ma Phi Epsilon and Lloyd House
special guests tomorrow.
Mrs. Edith Quinn, Mrs. G. J.
Diekema, Mrs. Leile Vibert and
Mrs. Virginia Harriman, house-
mothers from the respective
houses will pour.
Hostesses from the social com-
mittee will be present at each tea
to introduce students to the Presi-
dent and his wife. The coeds will
also conduct group tours through
the home and explain the art col-
Students are invited to attend
the teas in informal school attire,
according to Barbara Busse, social
Union Coke Dance
Will Feature Band
Tom McNall and his orchestra
with Jackie Ward vocalist will be
featured from 4 to 5 p.m. Thurs-
day at the Union Coke Dance to
be held in the Union ballroom.
Music for dancing from 3 to 4
p.m. will be supplied by the latest
Women are admitted to the
dance free, but men are charged
a small amount to cover the cost
of cokes. All students are especial-
ly invited to attend the mixer
whether they come stag or with
Special Dance Enlists Teams
Jo-Hon-So Ball Will Honor. The WAA Bowling Club is or-
Sphinx, Triangle Societies ganizing teams which will bowl
from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Mondays
Jo-Hon-So Ball. first Union thiough. Thursdays.
The team lists will be posted in
specialty dance of the term, will the W.A.B. alleys tomorrow and
be held from 9 to 12 p.m. Novem- members are requested to pay
ber 14 in the Union ballroom hon- their dues this week or they will
oring Sphinx and Triangle, junior be dropped from membership.
honrar shintri angteleraryr Although membership in the
honorary societies of the literary club is now closed, women may
and engineering schools. sign the waiting list, and for the
Intermission entertainment is first time since the war the W.A.B.
being planned to include an Egyp- alleys will be open to all women
tian quartet featuring Egyptian from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays through
googie wcogie and a specialty suir-Fridays.
price dance by members of Alpha Men will be admitted as guests
Gamma Delta. of women. All bowlers must wear
Frank Tinker and his orchestra tennis or bowling shoes in the al-
will provide the music for dancing leys.
at the informal ball. Bob Gregg is Ho DiHeld
general chairman of the affair. HonorDinnerHe
Part of the entertainment for
the Dutch Ambassador, H. E. M.
YVan Kleffens included a dinner
Tryouts for Campus Casbah given in his honor yesterday at
floorshows will be held from 7 Martha Cook Building, followed
to 9 p.m. today in the Grand by a reception for the residents to
Rapids Room of the League. meet the guest.
Singers, dancers, instrumental The guests included H. E. M.
soloists, and specialty acts are Van Kleffens and wife, President
invited to audition. and Mrs. A. G. Ruthven, and Dr.
andi Mrs. James K. Pollock.
MAKE IT SO EASY TO
Bridge Series Oper
Men students will be able to
sign up from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today
in the Undergraduate Office of
the League for the bridge lesson
series being sponsored by th
League social committee.
Tickets for the ten week course
' Today for Men
are $3 50. Classes will last until
the end of the semester.
A professional bridge instructor
is teaching the classes, each lesson
being divided into an hour of in-
struction and half hour of practice.
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Hockey: Team will play Ypsi-
lanti there tomorrow, leaving at
4 p.m. A game has been scheduled
with University High for Thurs-
Archery: Regular practice at 5
p.m. Wednesday at WAB.
B ad m i n t o n: Organizational
meeting for all University, women
at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Bar-
bour Gym. In addition to regular
meetings, time will be scheduled
for mixed playing.
Modern Dance: Regular meeting
at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Barbour
Swimming: Swimming for both
9 and 10 a.m. groups Saturday at
the Union pool.
There will be a mass meeting
at 7:15 p.m. today at the Union
for Athletic Managers of all
sororities, fraternities and res-
idence halls. A representative
may be sent if the manager is
unable to attend. The purpose
of the meeting will be to dis-
cuss plans for all-campus ath-
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members of the University. Notices
for the Bulletin should be sent in
typewritten form to the office of the
Assistant to the President, Room 1021
Angell Hal, by 3:00 p.m. on the day
preceding publication (11:00 a.m. Sat-
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Student Tea: President and Mrs.
Ruthven will be at home to stu-
dents on Wednesday afternoon,
Nov. 5, from 4 to 6 o'clock.
Faculty, College of Literature,
Science and the Arts:
Midsemester reports are due not
later than Saturday, November 15.
Report cards are being dis-
tributed to all departmental of-
fices. Green cards are being pro-
vided for freshmen and sopho-
mores and white cards for report-
ing juniors and seniors. Reports
of freshmen and sophomores
should be sent to 108 Mason Hall;
those of juniors and seniors to
1220 Angell Hall.
Midsemester r e p o r t s should
name those students, freshmen
and upperclassmen, whose stand-
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