TUESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 1949
THE MICHIGAN DAILY
Will Be Held Oct. 3Gm nM Building
To Be Featured
Ticket Sales Will Begin Today at 'U'
Hall; Varsity Committee Sponsors Event
Coeds Will Begin Competion
For Mile.' Quest Editorships
Highlighting a series of festivi-
ties celebrating the University's
annual homecoming weekend will
be an informal dance sponsored by
the Varsity Committee of the Stu-
dent Legislature to be held from
9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 30
in the Intramural Building.
The Homecoming Dance will
continue the parade of big-name
band affairs by presenting Sam
Donahue, All-American saxaphone
sensation. Featured with the Sam
Donahue orchestra are vocalists
Shirley Lloyd and Bill Lockwood
and drummer, Harold Hahn.
ONE OF THE leading college
band favorites in the nation, Don-
ahue and his versatile aggregation
have barnstormed around the en-
tire nation. Included in Sam's lat-
est tour were proms at Yale Uni-
versity and at Texas A. & M., with
twenty more proms scheduled for
this current semester. These en-
gagements place him right at the
head of the list as the top college
band in the country.
The Donahue orchestra was
organized when Sam got out of
the Navy some years back. There
were many other young bands
starting up at the same -time,
and for a while Sam was lost
in the shuffle. However, the or-
chestra is finally coming into its
One reason the band did so well
must be credited to the Capitol
recordings they have made. "I
Never Knew," "Melancholy Baby,"
"Saxo-Boogie" and others are con-
sistent sellers in the "big town."
"Robin's Nest," "Dinah"' and "A
Rainy Night in Rio" were leading
the New York disc jockey list for
DONAhUE MAY BE responsible
for these recordings making top-
billing. He was best known for his
arranging and composing talents
before his own band started on the
rocky climb to fame. Harry James
is still remembered for his record
of "Hodge Podge" which was writ.
ten and arranged by Donahue.
Gene Krupa's recording of the
"Old Mill Stream" classic is a
rare collector's item today
thanks to a Sam Donahue ar-
rangement. The Bluebird re-
cordings of "Six Mile Stretch"
are still used by disc jockeys as
a fine example of modern big-
band jazz by the Donahue or-
Sale of tickets for the affair
will begin today from 9 a.n. to
noon, and from 'l to 4 p.m. at "U"
Hall. Tickets may be obtained
during the noon hour in the Un-
ion. Later this week sales will also
be made through other stations on
Virginia Garritsen and Frances
Keaton, 1948 Guest Editors on
"Mademoiselle," will hold a meet-
ing for all coeds interested in
competing in the 1949 "Mademoi-
selle" College Board Contest at
4:30 p.m. today in the League.
Entries in the "Mademoiselle"
contest must be postmarked not
later than November 1, in order
to be considered. Any coed who is
available to work as a Guest Ed-
itor from June 6 to July 1 is elig-
ible to enter the contest for Col-
lege Board members.
CONTESTANTS are asked to
submit a report of two typewritten
double-spaced pages on any new
phase of campus life which would
be of interest to other students.
A snapshot, plus complete data on
college and home addresses, class
year and college major and minor
must be included also. In addition
information on other interests and
activities and paid or volunteer
positions held is requested.
All material is to be mailed to
the College Board Editor, "Ma-
demoiselle,"' 122 East 42nd
Street, New York 17, New York.
Approximately 1,000 coeds are
chosen each year to be members
of the College Board. From these,
WAA Riding Club
After a year's discontinuation,
the WAA riding club, Crop and
Saddle, will reorganize at 5:10
p.m. Monday, Oct. 25 at the WAB.
Riders will again get the chance
to try the autumn trails, this time
at the Ranch HillRiding Stables,
if attendance at this trial meet-
ing shows popular response to
warrant the club.
MANAGER, PAT PETER, en-
courages all old members and
anyone interested to be present
to help formulate plans for a new
club. Both experienced and novice
riders will be accepted as instruc-
tion is tentatively included in sea-
The revived Crop and Saddle
will ride for the remaining
weeks of the fall outdoor season
and discontinue until spring for
a second season.
Last year the club had 30 mem-
bers when it was forced to discon-
tinue because of lack of riding fa-
cilities, and this year the club
will take all that facilities can
An annual presentation of the
club is the Annual Horse Show,
THESE WOMEN go to New
York City for four weeks starting
June 6, to help write and edit the
August college issue of "Mademoi-
selle." Their transportation will be
paid and in addition they will re-
ceive a salary.
The contest is aimed not only
at those with writing ability, but
is meant for those with artistic
ability also. Guest Editors are
chosen on the basis of threeeas-
signments given to College
Board members during the year.
Three $50 prizes are given dur-
ing the year, one for each as-
signment. There are minor
awards given also. Emphasis is
placed on originality, and inter-
est in the coed's own field of
In New York each Guest Editor
is given a chance to interview
some leading person in her own
field. Trips to printing plants and
newspapers are scheduled so that
a bird's eye view of journalism is
obtained. Each coed is assigned to
work in one of the departments of
the magazine that would be suited
to her interests. Many social
events are scheduled so that, the
social life of New York can be ex-
perienced first hand.
in which members participate and
prizes are awarded to winners in
the various divisions.
Student talent is being sought
by Beta Sigma Phi, international
business girls' sorority, for the
floorshow of "Fall Frolic," the in-
formal dance which they are giv-
Slated for 9 p.m. to midnight in
the Masonic Temple Ballroom,
"Fall Frolic" will feature the music
of Bart Rodgers and his orchestra.
Anyone interested in participat-
ing should contact Mrs. James
Donelson, 2-4176, today or to-
20 of the most outstanding
chosen to be Guest Editors.
* * *,
DORMITORY presidents will
meet at 5 p.m. today in the As-
sembly Office, announced Arlette
Harbour, president of Assembly.
League house presidents will
meet at 5 p.m. today in the ABC
Room of the League.
DORMITORY and league house
activities chairmen will meet at
4:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Gar-
den Room of the League.
Preference sheets are ready to be
distributed and may be obtained
in the Assembly Office of the
League. These sheets are to be re-
turned at the meeting if possible.
THE DECORATIONS committee
of Panhel Ball will meet at 7 p.m.
today in the Game Room of the
Women interested in working on
decorations may attend this or-
ganizational meeting ,even though
they may have not previously
signed for the committee in the
ALL JUNIORS interested in
signing up for the finance com-
mittee of JGP are requested to do
so in the Undergraduate Office of
the League by October 26.
A place on the finance commit-
tee does not make any coed in-
eligible to participate on other
committees or take a part in JGP
THE PANHEL Publicity Com-
mittee will meet at 5 p.m. to-
morrow in the League.
All, committee members are
asked to attend and to bring their
THE MAKEUP committee of
Soph Cabaret will meet at 5 p.m.
tomorrow in the League.
Give to the Community
Panhel To Plan
For Coed Ball
Opportunity for varied work in
several lines will be offered by
the publicity committee of Panhel
Ball when they organize at 5 p.m.
tomorrow in the League.
This year the committee will or-
ganize into four subcommittees:
Stores, Kay Woodruff, chairman;
Active, Mary Ellen Nyberg, chair-
man; Posters, Barbara Reid,1
chairman, and Correspondence,
Mary Ann Harris, chairman.
Persons working on the store
committee will do display adver-
tising and store contact work;
while the active committee mem-
bers will participate in skits,
stunts and other promotion angles.
Posters committee will do the
art work, but no specific artistic
talents will be required. Correspon-
dence will not form into a separate
Committee membership will be
limited and attendance at the
meeting will be necessary accord-
ing to Jo Henderson, general
chairman of the Publicity Com-
O N S AVIN G S
...insured to $5,000.
Any amount opens
your account at
Savings and Logn Assn.
116 N. Fourth Avenue
opposite the Assets Over
court House I11o000100
Women's athletic activity will
continue this week with the third
week of the volleyball tournament
under way and the regularly
scheduled meetings of sports clubs.
Tuesday at 5:10 p.m.-Stock-
well IV vs. Delta Gamma II, Alpha
Epsilon Phi vs. Alpha Delta Pi I.
Tuesday at 7:15 p.m. - West
Lodge vs. Pi Beta Pi I, Stockwell
VIII vs. Hollis House.
Wednesday at 5:10 p.m.-Alpha
Phi I vs. Kappa Alpha Theta, III,
Delta Gamma III vs. Chi Omega
Wednesday at 7:15 p.m.-Mo-
sher III vs. Jordan VII, Chi
Omega I vs. Stockwell XII.
Thursday at 5:10 p.m.-Delta
Zeta I vs. Zone IV, Kappa Delta
II vs. Stevens Co-op.
Thursday at 8 p.m.-Stockwell
IX vs. Alpha Chi Omega III.
* * *
Bowling Club - Instructional
meetings will be held from 4:30
to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednes-
day in the WAB bowling allies.
Tennis Club-There will be a
meeting at 5 p.m. tomorrow in the
Modern Dance Club-Beginners
will meet at 7 p.m. tomorrow in
the Barbour Gymnasium dance
studio. Advanced members will
meet at 8 p.m. tomorrow. Both
men and women are eligible for
Crop and Saddle-There will be
a reactivational meeting at 5:10
p.m. tomorrow in the WAB.
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Student Wives Club, Faculty
Wives Club and the Resident
Council of Willow Village will dis-
tribute non-partisan voting in-
formation to all registered voters
of the Village the Sunday before
Four sheets of data on candi-
dates for township, county, state
and national offices will be de-
livered personally to approximate-
ly 2,500 voters. Emphasis will be
on the lesser known local contests.
The information was obtained
by sending a questionnaire to all
candidates of the three major po-
litical parties and pertains to for-
mer voting record, personal his-
tory, education and comments on
Mrs. Gerald McCarthy, 1069
Goshen, of the Council, was chair-
man of the group who compound-
ed the data. Others on the com-
mittee were Mrs. Francisco Vega,
12G7 Hanover, Mrs. Walter James,
1575 Tully, and Mrs. Robert Nord-
tArom. 1411 Oakham, of Student
Wives Club. and Mrs. Wallace
Gardner, 925 Lynn, Faculty Wives
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