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EDITOR PR Rnfrlr.
Newspaper Production
Faces Radical Changes

Mechanical production of news-
papers is in for some sweeping
changes, and we will probably see
them within the next five years,
according to Philip T. Rich, pub-
lisher of the Midland Daily News.
Speaking before members of
the journalism school, Rich pre-
dicted that present expensive
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tablished, along with broadened
old age pension and other social
security measures and a long-
range, government - supported
housing program.
And he said "the time has come
for Alaska and Hawaii to be ad-
mitted to the Union as states."
To his list of immediate pro-
posals the President added these:
1-Discrimination "based on
race, or creed, or color" must be
abolished. He will send Congress
a special message on the subject.
2-Our natural resources must
be further developed and "we must
vigorously defend our natural
wealth against those who would
misuse it for selfish gain."
3-Farmers, with a 1946 aver-
age income pf $779, should be en-
abled to approach the $1,288 av-
erage of non-farm workers and all
low incomes should be increased.
One fifth of our families, he said,
have incomes less than $850 a
year.
4-Industry should invest at
least $50 billion in the next few
years to help increase our present
record production by one-third.
Firm action should be taken
against "the concentration of eco-
nomic power and other elements
of monopoly."
5-"Many thousands of dis-
placed persons, still living in
camps overseas, should be al-
lowed entry into the United
States."
6-By tariff reduction and other
methods, including aid to Greece
and Turkey "in preserving their
integrity against foreign pres-
auips," we must wok k toward
"world peace based on principles
of freedom and justice and the
equality of all nations."
7-"A special program of as-
sistance to China, to provide ur-
gent relief needs and to speed
reconstruction, will be submitted,
to the Congress."

processes will be discarded in fa-
vor of direct typing and photog-
raphy. He cited the photoengrav-
ing process used by the Chicago
papers during the current typo-j
graphers strike as a successful at-
tempt at a new and cheaper!
printing process.
Men with Cameras
Reporter-photographers are an-
other novelty that will become the
usual, especially for small papers,
Rich said. "Few small papers can
afford full-time photographers,
but most of them can use reporter-
photographers," he explained.
With the present demand for
pictures in the papers, it is a good
idea for all reporters to carry
cameras and learn how to use
them, Rich added.
Radio Tit-in
Radio and newspapers are going
to work even more closely together
in the future, Rich continued. "In
many of the smaller towns I think
that radio and newspaper work
will be closely linked," he ex-
plained, commenting that "pro-
duction of newspapers by radio is
already a fact."
The most important thing is
that the newspaper business keep
on progressing, in mechanical,
business and editorial procedure,
Rich concluded.
Mineralogist
Will Lecture
Prof. Paul Niggli, eminent Smiss
scientist, will deliver the first of
two lectures on the earth sciences
at 4:00 p.m. today in Rm. 2054,
National Science Building.
The lecture, entitled "The Min-
erals of the Swiss Alps and Their
Origin," is intended primarily for
mineralogy, geology and chemis-
try students.
Prof. Niggli's second lecture,
"The Science of Snow and Ava-
lanches," will be held at 4:15 p.m.
tomorrow in the Rackham Am-
phitheatre. It will be accompanied
by slides and motion pictures of
Alpine scenes.
Prof. Niggli is the recent recip-
ient of the Washington A. Roeb-
ling Medal for oustanding con-
tributions to the field of min-
eralogy and is associated with the
University of Zurich, where he has
achieved distinction both as an
administrator and as a scientist.

Bryan To Give
Lecture, Film
Of Soviet Trip
Noted Photographer
To Be at Hill Tuesday
Julien Bryan, noted photog-
rapher of documented films, will
present "Russia Re-visited" at
8:30 p.m. Tuesday in Hill Audi-
torium in an Oratorical Associa-
tion lecture.
Bryan has made nine trips to
Russia since 1930. photographing
the Russian people and country-
side. In his last trip, which was
made after the war, he made the
film to be presented here.
Unusual Film
Believed to be the first com-
plete motion picture in color on
the Soviet Union made by a for-
eigner, the film covers current
life in Russia with pictures of fac-
tories, thousing developments,
churches, collective farms, schools
and theatres.
Travelling as an unofficial ob-
server for UNRRA, Bryan was
permitted by the Russians to pho-
tograph almost all the categories
of Soviet life in which he was in-
terested. The film is uncensored,
and was not developed until his
return to America.
Comparisons Possible
Because of his man trips to
Russia, Bryan is one of the few
Americans able to view the Soviet
today and compare it to the Rus-
sia of five, ten or fifteen years
ago. He has appeared here five
times in lecture-film presenta-
tions, covering people of all parts
of the world.
Tickets for this lecture will be
placed on sale at 10 a.m. Monday
in the Hill Auditorium Box Of-
fice.
Business Show
To Feature Movies
Several movies and a Work
Simplification Clinic will high-
light an Office Equipment and
Business Machine Show to be held
from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. today
and from 10 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
tomorrow in the Exhibit Rooms of
the Rackham Building.
"Telephone Courtesy," a movie,
which will be shown at 3 p.m. to-
day, and following this the Work
Simplification Clinic will be held.
The show is being sponsored by
the business administration school
and is open to the public.
Long-Elected to Post
Margaret Long was elected sec-
retary of the Disciples National
Fellowship at the national confer-
ence held Dec. 27 through Jan. 1
at the University of Kansas.

Book Exchange . . .
The management of the Book
Exchange will be available from
3 to 5 p.m. today in Rm. 308 of
the Union to answer questions
and check records on transactions.
* * *
Pre-Cran Join .
An opportunity for last min-
ute relaxation before finals will
be offered at the Pre-Cram Jam
from 3 to 5 p.m. today at the
B'nai Brith Hillel Foundation.
Dancing and refreshments
will be fealtured! Students may
attend stag and in couples.
* * *
Medical Lecture ...
Dr. Andrew C. Ivy, vice-presi-
dent of the University of Illinois
and Dean of the Medical School
will give a medical lecture at 1:30
p.m. today in University Hospital
Amphitheatre.
Sponsored by Phi Delta Epsi-
lon, local medical fraternity, Dr.
Ivy will talk on resusitation from
asphixia. He holds a top post in
the American Medical Associa-
tion and was war-time head of
the Navy medical research depart-
ment.
Willow Nursery . . .
The Co-operative Nursery at
Willow Village will hold a board
meeting today.
* * *
Willow Art Meeting ...
A special instructor in ceramics
has been secured for the regular
meeting of the Willow Village New
Art Group at 8 p.m. today.
The meeting will be a work-
shop session on ceramics led by
Mrs. Sylvia Delzell, who was for-
merly Art instructor at the Toledo
Art Museum.
Give Play at Willow,. .
"They Know What They
Wanted," a Pulitzer, Prize win-
ning play by Sidney Howard,
will be presented by the Little
Theatre of Willow Village at
8 p.m. tomorrow through Fri-
day, in the Auditorium at West
Lodge.
* * *
Democratic Dinner ...
A Democratic Party Chicken
Fry Monday night will mark the
kick-off for political action by
the Washtenaw County Demo-
cratic Committee.
Students interested in attend-
ing the dinner can call Tom
Walsh, 5989, for reservations.
Physics Lecture . ,
Prof. Robley C. Williams, of
the physics department, will
speak on "Principles and Ap-

Campus Highlights

Plication of InCry-red let-cling
Instruments" at 8 p.m. today in
the Union.
Gilbert and Sullivan . .
The Gilbert and Sullivan So-
ciety will meet at 7:15 p.m. to-
day in the ABC room of the
League. Future plans will be an-
nounced, and pictures ordered will
be available. Members must bring
$2.50 as a deposit for new scores.
* * *
'Ensian Meeting..
The Michiganensian editorial
st'iff will hold their last meet-
ing before the end of the semes-
ter at 4:30 p~m. today in the
'Ensian editorial offices.
Sales staff members will meet
at 5 p.m. to have their pictures
taken for the year book and
discuss the curgrnt sales cam-
paign.
Taylor Made Editor
Prof. William R. Taylor of the
botany department. one of the ci-
vilian observers at the "Operation
Crossroads" atom bomb test, has
been appointed as the only Ameri-
can representative on a board of
eight editors to a new scientific
periodical.
Listed among the contributors
to Acta Hydrobiologica et Protis-
tologica, as the magazine is to be
called, are Profs. Henry van der
Schalie and William C. Steere.

The Ox-Bow
Incident' Will
Be Presented
"The Ox-Bow Incident," con-
sered by the late Damon Run-
yan as one of the best pictures
he had ever seen, will be pre-
sented by IRA and the Art Cin-
cmxa League at 8:30 p.m. tomorrow
and Saturday in Kellogg Audi-
torium.
"This picture is a realistic and
sxrutai Iuay of lynching and the
tragedy of mob hysteria," Runyan
said.
The unreasonable and brutal
actions of a mob, who lynch two
Suspect cattle thieves, and their
subsequent horror at what they
have done when the men are
oVed innocent, form the plot
of the film.
The bewilderment of Dana An-
drews, who portrays one of the
men taken to be lynched, and the
indignatioan of Henry Fonda as
a bystander to the brutality, typ-
ify the reactions of men affected
by, but not involved in the mob
action.
"Boundary Lines," an Interna-
tional Film Foundation produc-
t ion which presents a new ap-
proach to animation and sound
synchronization, will be shown
along with' "The Ox-Bow Inci-
dent." The film attempts to point
out to Americans that they must
realize that since boundary lines
are of their own making, they can
make of them what they will.
Tickets for the showing may be

Charging that nearly all uni-
versities of western civilization
inculcate a faith in analytical
materialism, Dr. John A. Cole-
man, in an interview yesterday;
offered two suggestions to coun-
teract this attitude.
This attitude is taught uncon-
sciously by professors, Dr. Cole-
man declared. "We must arouse
faculty and student Christians
to awareness and then change the
attitude of teaching methods so
that professors make clear what
the real basis of teaching of opin-
ions is when relevant to their
course- -
Spreading Christianity
Dr. Coleman is secretary of the
World Christian Federation with
headquarters at Geneva, Switzer-
land. He is visiting units of the
United Student Christian Coun-
cil, of which almost all inter-
guild groups are members, in or-
der to propagate the principles of
Christians in universities.
Deploring the fact that "success
means to be successful material-
ly," Dr. Coleman disparaged the
general belief that truth can be
discovered by analyzing things
and finding a materialistic ex-
planation for them.
Search for Faith
It is impossible for students not

to have faith, but the real prob-
lem is what that faith is to be,
Dr. Coleman asserted.
"The university is a reflection
of society rather than the leader,"
he said. "Universities have lost all
sense of direction and are merely
a pale reflection of tie fragmen-
tation of society."
Give Concert
For Children
Grade school students in Ann
Arbor and surrounding areas will
have the opportunity to attend
the Young People's Concert to be
presented at 3 p.m. today in Hill
Auditorium by the University
Symphony Orchestra in conjunc-
tion with the Department of Music
Education.
Selections included are the
Overture to "Oberon" by Von
Weber; Til Eulenspiegel, Strauss;
The Story of Celeste, Kleinsinger:
Trumpet Concerto in E-flat, third
movement, Haydn; and a suite
from "Lt. Kije," Prokofieff.
Children must be under the su-
pervision of a teacher to be ad-
mitted.

4CUSES UNIVERSITIES:
Faith in Materialism Taught
Students, WFF Official Says

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DAILY OFFICIAL BULLETIN
(Continued from Page 4) cient Glaciers of North America
in the Light of Recent Studies of
tion, on Saturday, Jan. 10, 10 a.m., an Existing One" (illustrated).
Michigan Union. Members of the
staff now engaged in such work, Art Cinema League and the IRA
as well as represeptatives of the present Henry Fonda and Dana
University administration, of the Andrews in OX-BOW INCIDENT.
advisory committees, and of or- Also "Boundary Lines," a short on
ganized labor, will attend. Others racial discrimination. Friday and
interested are invited. Saturday, 8:30 p.m., Kellogg Audi-
torium, Dental School. Tickets on
Sigma ,XI: Open meeting, 3 sale at University hall, 10-noon,
p.m., Wed., Jan. 14, Rackham Am- and 1-4 p.m.
phitheatre. Dr. W. H. Hobbs, Pro-
fessor Emeritus of Geology, will Graduate Outing Clug: Meet for
speak on the subject, "The An- winter sports at 2:30 p.m., Sun.,
-- Jan. 11, northwest entrance,
Rackham Bldg. Sign up at
Rackham check desk before noon
Saturday. All graduate students
are welcome.
Sigma Chapter of Kappa Alpha
Psi Fraternty: Meet Fri., Jan. 9, 8
p.m., Rm. 305, Michigan Union. All
members are requested to be pres-
ent. The program for the Spring
Semester will be adopted.
Delta Sigma . Pi, professional
Business Administration frater-
nity: Informal initiation, Fri.,
Jan. 9, 7:30 p.m., Rm. 324, Michi-
gan Union.
SRA Coffee Hour: Fri, Jan. 9,
at 4:30 p.m., Lane Hall. Members
- - mof the Theology Forum will be
, O/M / special guests. Everyone is wel-
1N PERsav / come.
B'nai B'rith Hillel Foundation,
Friday Evening Services: 7:45
(t the p.m. Followed by a Fireside Dis-
cussion led by Prof. Mischa Titiev
PAUL BUNYAN "FORMAL" on "Racial Types among Jews."
Refreshments and social hour. All
students are invited.
EN ROL L NOW!
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