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Congress To
hold Meeting
Of Engineers
Aims To Strengthen
School Student Body
The Engineering Student Con-
gress, called for the purpose of
coordinating activities of the dif-
ferent engineering societies and
organizations, will meet at 5:30,
tomorrow in the Union, Ev Ellin,
president of the Engineering
Council and chairman of the Con-
gress announced today.
The Congress will present plans
tg promote inter-organizational
cooperation, thereby strengthen-
ing the student body in the Col-
lege of Engineering.
Letters have been sent to
eighty student leaders in the Col-
lege of Engineering inviting them
to attend the smoker, banquet' and
business meeting that will follow.
Officers of engineering societies
and engineering students active in
student affairs are among those
Ellin said that by familiariz-
ing these student leaders with the
activities program, the commit-
tee hopes to be able to arouse the
interest of all engineering stu-
The business meeting will con-
sist of an explanation and discus-
sion of the activities program,
the reading of a letter of rec-
ommendatiqn addressed to thte
faculty, and an open discussion in
which other problems will be con-
Each engineering society and
club will be asked to sponsor one
of the activities on the program.
These include an informational
booklet on the Engineering Col-
lege to be issued to freshmen, a
basketball team, smokers for en-
gineering students and various
other activities.
History Series
Begins Today
Rabbi Heller To Take
Rabbi James G. Heller of the
Isaac M. Wise Temple, Cincin-
nati, will speak on "The Inter-
pretation of History" from the
Judaistic point of view at 8:15
p.m. today in Rackham Lecture
Rabbi Heller is the first speaker
in a series of three lectures, spon-
sored by Lane Hall, which will ap-
proach the general theme from
differing religious views.
Rabbi Heller is chairman of the
United Palestine Appeal and a
member of the executive commit-
tee of the Zionist organization of
America. He has also done ex-
tensive writing, his best known
work being "As Yesterday When
It Is Passed."
Beyond his work in the faith,
Rabbi Heller is Professor of Mu-
sicology at the Cincinnati Con-
servatory of Music and writer of
program notes for' the Cincinnati
Prof. Mortimer J. Adler of the
University of-Chicago will present
the topic Thursday from the Neo-
Thomist point of view, and Dr.
Rheinhold Niebuhr of the Union
Theological Seminary will con-
clude the series Monday, present-
ing the Protestant view.

NCN Tryout Staff
Will Meet Today .
There will be a meeting of the
old and new editorial tryout staff
of the 'Ensian at 4:30 p.m. today
it was announced by Jean Kodish,
associate editor.
"All students interested in work-
ing for the Ensian are urged to
attend the meeting in the Student
Publications Building," she said.
Hold Those Bonds!

Scheel, Buttery, Mollnow Receive J.G. Play Leads


Grand Rapids Day Program
Will Consider Business Topics


Occupational opportunities and
living conditions in Grand Rapids
will be described for students in a
Grand Rapids Day program, at 4
p.m. today in the Rackham Lec-
ture Hall.
Sponsored by the University
Bureau of Appointments, Grand
Rapids is bringing a group of
Grand Rapids business leaders in
the University to present to stu-
dents the occupational opportuni-
ties which Grand Rapids offers to
college graduates.
Kelley Is Chairman
Mr. Harry J, Kelley, manager of
Industrial Relations, American
Seating Company, will introduce
the speakers. As Chairman of
Grand Rapids Day arrangements,
Mr. Kelley handled arrangements
for the program in Grand Rapids.
Mr. N. J. Harkness, president of
the Grand Rapids Chamber of
Commerce, will give the general
business background of Grand
Mr. Henry W. Lightner, secre-
tary of Graphic Arts Association,
will discuss the small business as-
pects of Grand Rapids.
Other Speakers
Other speakers will include Mr.
Anthony Stormzand, assistant
manager, Fisher Body division of
General Motors; Robert H. Ben-
nett, president of Stow and Davis
furniture company; Col. Lester
Co1V its..."
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from prison several years later,
Prof. Vedder said.
If such a system of punishment
were put in effect a man, after
his first conviction, would be on
probation, during which time he
would have to report to authori-
ties regarding his activities every
month, Prof. Vedder continued.
The man would also be required
to make restitution to the vic-
During this period of probation,
the convicted man could keep on
at his job, remain with his fam-
ily and in touch with the reality
of life, Prof. Vedder said.
This approach would save the
taxpayers a large amount of
money, and would have no detri-
mental effect on the character
of the convicted law-breaker,
Prof. Vedder declaiied. Blocking
the way of adherents to this rela-
tively recent theory of criminol-
ogy, are the mores of our culture
which stress punishment.
Annual sale of sample leath-
er items including billfolds,
purses, bridge sets, jewel
boxes, compacts, picture
frames, and various other
All at 112 price or less
1319 S. University Ph. 9533

C. Doerr, supervisor of high school
instruction for Grand Rapids
schools; and Frank L. DuMond,
director of the Grand Rapids pub-'
lic museum.
DuMond will discuss commu-
nity living and cultural opportuni-
ties in Grand Rapids. The other
speakers will outline opportunities
for University graduates in the
business and industrial organiza-
tion of that city .
"Grand Rapids Day" is the first
of a series of planned occupational
information conferences through
which the Bureau plans to present
representatives of various indus-
tries throughout the country who
will discuss the opportunities
which their respective fields have
to offer college graduates.
'M' Buckeyes
To Organize
Toledo Club
It'll be "Toledo Night" at the
Union tonight, as a dozen or more
transplanted Toledoan students
get together for, a club-forming
session at 7:30 p.m.
Natives of the Buckeye city
who've made good here on cam-
pus will organize tahe Toledo
club, to help them make good
back in the hometown after grad-
Chater members will be Bod
Chappuis, Don McIntosh, Sue
Schomburg, Bob Harrison, Ger-
ald Rees, Marjorie Zaller, George
Whitehorre, Don Rothschild, Ed
McNeill, Irv Wisniewski, Fred
Lindberg, Fred Comlossy and Bill
Talks by Toledo alumni club
members to picture the job situ-
ationsand an orientation program
to show incoming Toledo fresh-
men around campus will be part'
of the club's program, according
to Bill Zerman, who's organizing
the group.
Zerman co-sales manager of the
'Ensian, got the idea for the club
when he discovered that there
were about 200 Toledo students on
campus - but most of them
seemed to have lost contact with
each other amid the other 19,000.
Future meetings of the club will
be open to all undergraduate To-I

Called to Adid
of UioiSti ff
Eligible Members
Invited To Smoker
The Michigan Union, ridiculous
as it may sound, needs men.
The Union has issued a call to
all eligible freshmen and sopho-
mores interested in becoming
spokes in the "Hub of the Michi-
gan Campus" to attend a smoker
at 8:30 p.m. today in Rm. 316.
There they will hear of the ad-
vantages of participating in the
various Union committees.
According to Richard Hitt, pub-
licity chairman, there are open-
ings for men on all five commit-
tees: social, campus affairs, pub-
licity, administration, and house.
"By offering their services to the
committees, men can gain valu-
able experience and receive many
benefits at the same time," he
Hitt* listed typical functions of
the different committees. The
social committee organizes and
conducts many important campus
activities, such as dances, among
which the Union Formal is prom-
inent. Fishing trips, skiing jaunts,
and coffee hours are sponsored by
the campus affairs committee.
Experience in poster design and
other publicity procedures may
be obtained while serving on the
publicity committee. Students
working on the administration
committee can gain valuable of-
fice experience. "Campus Quart-
er," conducted by the house com-
mittee, gives students experience
in radio work.
Participants in all committees
will have the opportunity of work-
ing on Michigras, the aninual cam-
pus carnival sponsored by the Un-
ion in conjunction with WAA.
The smoker will feature infor-
mal discussions of Union activi-
ties and give tryouts a chance to
get acquainted. Cokes and dough-
nuts will be served.
Coronas - Underwobds
111 South 4th Ave.


Concluding an extensive weer: ing, Mary Dougherty, June
of tryouts Marilyn Scheel. Audrey Schauer, June Atlas, Jean Lyman,
Butt ery and Ruth lol'nov, wr Charlotte Peck.
cast for JTunior Girl's Pla,, vit «:Others chosen for dancing parts
announced by Pat M 1Kenna, - include: Mary Robinson. Maxine
rector.Siiih. Lou Dickinson, Shirley
The radition~ai inusic an''U Y Farnsworth, Bev Goldstein, Fran-
is an agggregate of daminr -cll Ces Hall, Janet Hatch, Jo Ann
singing choruse, in addition to Liamtbert, Pat Laws, Betsy Driscoll,
the cast parts. Among those c1- ! Dolores Miller, Sue Toepel, and
en for speaking larts are LucilleI Joann Utley.
Saxman, Georgiana Benesh, Pat Among the dancers also includ-
Rathke, Pat Young, Barbara Mar- ed Edith Wortsman, Gwen Keis-
tin, Gloria Hunter and Sally van ter, Harriet Beck,, Marjorie Sut-
Minden. fin, Marjorie Reber, Virginia
Other feminine speaking parts Purse, Molly Rogers, Joyce Bowen,
were awarded to Ruth Franken- Jacqueline Calvin, Nancy Mussel-
stein, Peg Mongeau, Ginny Bea- man, Eleanor Hoffmaster, Marilyn
bes, Marian Freedman, Marilyn Howell, and Barbara Laun.
Flynn and Anita Minor. Others chosen were Delores
Male parts were awarded to Maximena, Ruth Martini, Barbara
Cynthia Finn, Betsy Moore. Ann Thelan, Marilu Hill ,Jean Lind-
Weiner, Nancy Vedder, Kay Lam- bloom, Ann Owens, Dotty Ann
ley, Ruth Sights, Elizabeth Barss, Parker, Harriet Ewig, Ruth Brie-
Eileen Hickey, and Pat Maloney. gal, Mary Buckmaster, Betty
Othes include Barbara Lewis, Barna, and Shirley Richardson.
Patt Newberg, Joyce Brawer, Su- Concluding the list of dancing
zanne Tolford, Lucie Fink, Judith| parts are: Mary Quinn, Dorothy
Robbins, Harriet D. Norton, Har- Ellis, Elinor Horowitz, Barbara
riet Fallls, Jo Steinberg, Gwen Kirby, Julie Rose, Marilyn Marks,
Sperlich, and Rosemarie Schoetz. and Bernice Calkins.
Concluding the list of male I Women with musical ability are
parts are Ginger Seput, Jamie urgently needed in regard to the
Schaeffer, Lynn Rittenbaum, dancing and chorus for copying
Marge Zaller, Hope Meyers, Har- music. Those interested should
riet Mermelstein, Natalie Tayler, contact Pat Baumgarten at 2-25-
June Goldburg and Ann Herman. 43.
Dancing parts were awarded Women chosen for the singing
to Barbara Forster, Esther Anne chorus. were divided into four
Gommesen, Marjorie Berger, Bar- groups. Chorus A consists of Joan
bara Whiting, Adrienne Volberd- Rowdabaugh, Jackie Ward, Lau-

rene Pickford, Judith Davidson,
Barbara Hall, Doris Sternberg.
Dorothy Beckton, Mary Shawley
Ann Parker. Pearl Franc i. Jo
Kitchen, Dona Schneider, Mary
Lee McDonald, and Betty Mar-
Those chosen on singing ci ous
B consist of Lois Smith , Gerry
Rose, Nedra Ohnistede. Bebe Live-
ly, Ann Griffin, Betty St. Clair,
Elsie Stefan, June Marx, Jeanne
Hunt, Phyllis Collins, Joan Lince,
and Peg Ellingwood.
First rehearsal for group B
will be Thursday, February 19 in
the League.
Cheerleaders in the singing
chorus consist of Dulcie Krasnick,
Bobbie Ream, Nancy Culligan,
Helen Olsher, Nancy Sanders,
Jean Boos, Mary Wilkinson, Car-
ole Castricum, and Betsy Iden.
Those chosen for the Varsity
Night Quartette were Jean Den-
nis, Jackie Ward, Dot Beckton,
Elizabeth Hildebrandt.
Women chosen for chorus C are
Shirley Steinman, Laurene Pick-
ford, Barbara Maul, Lois Smith,
Dulcie Krasnick, Ilona Fietze,
Dorothy Calhoun, Ann Norris,
Doris Sternberg, Elizabeth Hilde-
brandt, Beverly Palmer, Barbara
Holland, Dorothy Jemal, and
Marilyn Weihe.
Those in chorus D are Betsey
Iden, Joan Rowdabaugh, Judith
Davidson, Negra Ohmstede, Bebe
Lively, Ilona Fietze, Jean Hall,
Ann Parker, Mary Shawley, June

Marx. Gerry Rose, and Dona
;;luneide r.
Also chosen for chorus D are
Mary McDonald, Phyllis Collins,
Bobbie Ream, and Nancy Culli-
The main committee heads for
J.G.P. consist of Eugenia Mc-
Callmnt as dance director; Frankie
Kelso. singing director, Betty
Estes, Assistant Director and Pat
McKenna, director.
Alumnae Offer
Two fellowships of $750 each,
the Lucy Elliott and Alice Lloyd
Fellowships, are being offered by
the Alumnae Council of the Alum-
ni Association for the academic
year of 1948-1949.
These awards are open to wom-
en who are graduates of an ac-
credited college or university, but
a graduate of any other university
will be required to use the award
for work on the Michigan campus.
Personality , achievement, and
scholastic ability will be consid-
ered in granting the awards.
Application for the followships
may be made through the Alum-
nae Cuncil office in the League.
All, applications must be filed by
March 15. Awards will be an-
nounced by April 1.






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