- WEDNESDAY, MAY 19, 1948
M[HE MICHIGAN DAAILY
Senior Ball Ticket
College-life Scenes Will Decorate Walls;
Booths To Provide Outdoor Atmosphere
Tickets for Senior Ball, all-
campus dance scheduled for Sat-
urday, are on sale now at the
ticket booth in University Hall.
Persons purchasing every hun-
Virginia Garritsen, '49A, has
been named to the College Board
of "Mademoiselle" magazine,
which gives coeds an opportunity
to contribute to a professional
magazine while still in college.
Of the 1,000 who are chosen
each year by the magazine, 20
women are awarded guest editor-
ships, which includes a month in
New York, helping put out the
August '"Back to College" issue
of the magazine. Miss Garritsen
will spend June in this capacity.
During the year, the coeds try-
ing out are given three assign-
ments, including writing a report
which indicates some modern
r trends in fashions. A represen-
tative of the magazine visited Ann
Arbor during her midwestern tour
dredth ticket will receive a ten per
cent discount on the ticket price.
The dance will be held from 9
p.m. to 1 a.m. in the I-M Build-
ing and will feature the music
of Hal McIntyre and his orches-
tra. Coeds attending the dance
will automatically rieceive 1:30
a.m. permission Saturday night.
The decorations will follow the
traditional graduation theme with
large murals on the walls depict-
ing typical scenes from college
life. The ceiling will be decorated
with large clusters of balloons
which will be let loose at intermis-
Refreshment booths will be
set up outside on Ferry Field if
the weather is nice. Tables and
chairs will also be set up for
those desiring to sit out a few
dances with their friends.
Post cards have been sent by the
committee to all senior men to re-
mind them of Senior Ball. Also,
the senior class has distributed
book marks on campus inviting all
students to attend the annual
Newly elected officers of Theta
Xi Fraternity are President, Wil-
liam Dean; Vice President, Bryce
uDrant; Treasurer, Robert Mann
and Secretary, John Gehring.
In addition, there are House
Manager, William Polwechak and
Stewart, Stanley Ahlers.
The members of the Wom-
en's Physical Education Club
will hold an assembly at 8 a.m.
today in the WAB. A general
round robin is scheduled.
As Coed Sings
Jackie Ward, University soph-
omore, sang "All of Me" on na-
tional radio hook-ups Sunday
night, climaxing a series of audi-
tions-a chance of a lifetime for
Singing on the Horace Heidt
talent show, Jackie was selected
as one of four finalists for the
broadcast from the Broadway-
Capitol Theatre in Detroit. Semi-
professionals from this area were
auditioned to participate in the
program by representatives of
Philip Morris, sponsors of the
The prize, awarded one of
the four contestants in compe
tition with the previous week's
winner, went again to Stanley
Morris, 16 years old, of Cleve-
land. His playing of "Sabre
Dance" on the trombone won
him the $250 prize last week in
Cleveland after the amount of
applause was recorded.
Dick Contino, winner for sev-
eral weeks preceding, also partici-
pated in the program with his
phenomenal accordion playing.
Jackie, who spends her week-
ends singing with Tomn McNall's
band at the Wolverine Den, is the
daughter of another campus en-
tertainer of yesteryear. Her father
was known here for his piano
playing back in the 20's. Next year
she will be in charge of the floor-
shows at the Campus Casbah.
By CAROL RICHARDS Fashion shows now present
Now that the annual rainy sea- light, airy cottons as quite appro-
son is upon us again, we feel that priate for garden parties and eve-
summer is just around the corner. ning wear along with the custom-
While we eagerly await its com- ary dresses for warm summer
ing, let's make plans for that sum- days.
mer wardrobe. First of all, the The price of cotton dresses tells
Cottons To Highlight Summer Wardrobes
cotton dress has definitely a place,
not only in the housewives' world,
but also in the charming young
lady's. For instance, by adding a
few inches on the bottom with a
lace ruffle, and with the addition
of bows and ruffles on the shoul-
ders or neck, one has acquired
that "captivating look."
us that they have made their
debut, along with silks, as one of
the things" necessary for the
Members of Mortarboard will
meet at 5 p.m. tomorrow in the
League to elect officers for the
summer season. Women who or-
dinarily make tbeir own clothes
find it costs as much to make a
dress as it does to buy one ready-
made, because of the additional
material needed for the long, full
If you're tired of the usual red
and white, or blue and white
stripe, there is now a number of
combinations in blue with cocoa-
brown, or tri-color prints.
Whatever way you look at it,
cotton dresses are a "must" for
your summer wardrobe.
They're all talking about...
GETS REAL CAPTAIN--Gordon Teske, 4, holds his new puppy,
Captain, at Los Angeles. Gordon had a "pretend dog" named
Captain which. he led around his home on an empty leash. So
his mother got him an honest-to-goodness dog.
'l/U d'dt2 & 2m12n
last fall to . recruit coeds
Last year's University
sentative to the college
Mary Lou Gork, is now
manent member of the
New officers elected for Phi
Kappa Sigma fraternity for the'
fall semester 1948 are Alpha, Er-
nest W. Whitlock and Tau, Robert
G. Keevel, Jr.
Phi Kappa Sigma was estab-
lished before the war and is now
reactivating. The fraternity has
just purchased a house.
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Dr. and Mrs. Edwin M. Levy, of
Canandaigua, N.Y., announce the
engagement of their daughter,
Mary Ruth, to Paul Harsha. Jr..
son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Harsha
of Plymouth, Mich.
Miss Levy, who will graduate in
June from the literary college, is
a freshman in law school under
the combined curriculum pro-
gram. She is a member of Mor-
tarboard, Phi Beta Kappa, Senior
Society and is president of Mo-
sher Hall. Now a member of the
Board in Control of Student Pub-
lications, she was formerly a night
editor on The Daily's editorial
Mr. Harsha is a member of the
editorial staff of the Port Huron
Times Herold, Port Huron, Mich.
Before his graduation from the
University last spring, he was
managing editor of The Daily, a
member of Michigamua and a
member of the track team.
The wedding is scheduled for
Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Literaty of
Lakewood, Ohio, have announced
the engagement of their daughter,
Nadine, to Charles F. Perry of De-
Miss Literaty is a senior in the
literary college and a member of
Pi Lambda Theta. Her fiance, a
junior in the engineering college,
is a member of Alpha Chi Sigma.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wayne Val-
entine of Philadelphia, Pa., an-
nounce the engagement of their
daughter, Ann Elizabeth, to 1st
Lt. Richard Taylor White, U.S.-
A.A.F., son of Mr. and Mrs. Ken-
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member of Alpha Xi Delta. Her
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