THE MICftIGAN DAI LY
IT HER SAID 'NO':
Rtidolf Serkin's Success
Attributed to Wise Parent
DAILY OFFICIAL BULLITIN
Eudolf Serkin, who will give a
ano recital at 8:30 p.m. Friday
Hill Auditorium, may owe much
his success to a father who
ew how to say 'no.'
Time after time as a boy Serkin
yard his father tell eager agents,
Pe want no child prodigy-Ru-
If must first become an artist."
* * *
AT FIVE Serkin played well
ough to have earned an appreci-
le sum if his parents had chosen
exploit him as a prodigy.
But his father, despite the
uamily needs, resisted the temp-
ition to launch his gifted
oung son on a career.
When Serkin was eight, the emi-
nt Viennese pianist, Alfred
uenfeld, heard him play. Gruen-
d's enthusiasm over the young
pianist brought glittering offers
from astute concert agants.
* * *
HOWEVER, on Gruenfeld's ad-
vice, Serkin was sent to Vienna for
a period of severe training.
Serkin immediately became a
celebrity when he made his de-
but in Vienna at the age of
twelve, but again his father re-
fused to send his child on con-
After several more years of
study, under Arnold Schoenberg,
Serkin set out on his first con-
cert tours in France, England,
Switzerland, Italy, Spain and Aus-
Tickets for the concert may be
purchased at Burton Tower in
the offices of the University Mu-
Publication in The Daily Official
Bulletin is constructive notice to all
members of the University. Notices
for the Bulletin should be sent in
typewritten form to the office of the
Assistant to the Presicent, Room 1021
Angell Hall, by 3:00 p.m. on the day
preceding publication (11:00 a.m. Satur-
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 30,
VOL. LIX, No. 59
School of Graduate Studies will
be available in the Graduate
School office beginning Dec. 1.
Students now holding appoint-
ments through this School who
wish consideration for reappoint-
ment must file renewal forms. All
applications and renewal requests
must be completed, with all sup-
porting papers, by Feb. 15.
Applications are open for the
Laurel Harper Seeley scholarship
of $500. Awards will be made be-
fore the spring semester by the
Alumnae Council. Women stu-
dents are eligible to apply and
awards will be made on the basis
of academic standing, citizenship
and need. Blanks may be obtained
in the Office of the Dean of Wom-
Fellowship and Scholarship ap-
en. Applications will
December 15, 1948.
Women students wishing to
move to other Houses may call at
the Office of the Dean of Women
beginning Monday, Dec. 6, for ref-
erence to specific vacancies, pro-
vided they have no other housing
commitments for the spring.
Women students now living in
League Houses who wish to re-
main in the same place for the
spring semester are notified by the
Office of the .an of Women that
they may recuest the necessary
contract forms to sign from their
League House -housemothers at
once. Since other applicants from
outside the houses will be re-
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and his Combo
Formerly with Johnny Harberd
plication forms for the;
50, in the Horace H.
Jooh jug Coffee £op
1204 South University Avenue
...serving . .
BREAKFASTS, LUNCHEONS and DINNERS
SANDWICHES and SALADS
7:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. and 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M.
FRESH FROM TOKYO-Japanese girls pack chrysanthemums,
part of a shipment of 500 flowers which were flown from Tokyo to
Seattle for exhibit with U.S. blossoms.
'Red dean' To Speak Today
More Christmas caroling is as-
sured the Michigan campus this
year with the organization of an
interfraternity glee -club whidh
will have its first meeting at 7:30
p.m. tomorrow in Room 3-C, Mich-
Singing at such all-campus
events as Varsity Night as well
as at fraternity gatherings is the
purpose of the club, according to
Mac Barnum, IFC member respon-
sible for starting the group.
PROF. MAYNARD KLEIN, of
the music school, will assist the
new organization in the problems
of group singing.
The glee club will consist of a
quartet from each participating
house. The quartet will include
two tenors, a baritone and a bass.
Klein will meet weekly with in-
dividual quartets, according to
present plans. Paul Anderson is
assisting Barnum in running the
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with the Soviet Union to settle all
outstanding problems, as a token
of their hope for peace.
A SECOND reception will be
held in his honor at 6:15 p.m. at
The delegation includes How-
ard Freeman, (Hillel); Al Black,
(S.R.A.); Morgan Lewis (Can-
terbury Club); Robert Holston,
(A.V.C.); Richard Underhill'(UN
Council); Al Fishman, (Wallace
The United .World Federalists
will submit a different proposal to
Dr. Johnson. They call -upon the
Soviet Union and the U. S. to rec-
ognize that the Big Four cannot
find a permanent solution to world
peace and only an International
Organization, fully empowered
with the necessary delegation of
sovereignty can succeed.
Originally denied a visa for this
country because he was sponsored
by, in organization on the Attor-
ney General's subversive list, the
Dean was allowed in the country
when a committee of 130 citizens
headed by Prof. Ralph Barton
Perry of Yale invited him.
DEPARTMENT OF SPEECH presents
A PLAY FOR CHILDREN
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"The Emperor's NewClothes"
By Charlotte Chor penning
Fri., 3:40 P.M.
Sat., 1:30 and 3:30 P.M.
Tickets: Children 30c -Adults 60c (tax incl.)
Box Office opens tomorrow 10 P:M.
LYDIA MENDELSSOHN THEATRE
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at 12:15 - 3:05 - 6:00 - 9:0
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LOST AND FOUND
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RIDE to N.Y.C. or N.J. Xmas. Share
expenses. Helen, 8983. )2T
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WANT 2 men to share expenses, driving
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STUDENT couple desire ride to or near
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BOYS Bike, excellent cond1ton. Phone
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ANTIQUES for Xmas presents. Also MW
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1117 Church. Phone 2-2697. )74
PLYMOUTH 1937 Coupe. Bodyan tires
good. Good running condition.' Heat-
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motor guarantee. Good tires, uphol-
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MAN'S camel hair sport coat, , 44 long.
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BICYCLE-Schwinn Lightweight, excel-
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Phone 2-3682. )69
COMPLETE wardrobe-size 11-12. Suits,
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RCA Victor Phonograph in perfect con-
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WANTED TO BUY
WANTED--Recent model portable type-
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OFFICE EQUIPMENT SERVICE CO.
1116 S. Univ. 2-9409 111 S. 4th, 2-1213
parakeets and finches. Bird supplies
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SHIRLEY RAY GIFT SLIPS
Perfect fitting tailored or lace trim
Slips in Burmil Rayon
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A select group of regular
VAN BOVEN SHIRTS
Especially chosen for the
Christmas Season. $3.85 )4S
Also! WORLD NEWS
to X l i >S r
DOUGLAS H. HARRIS, Jeweler
Has an excellent selection of
Hamilton - Elgin - Gruen
1113 South University )5S
A large stock of Christmas
GREETING CARDS and NOTE PAPER
Can be found at the
OVERBECK BOOKSTORE )6S
SLATERS HAS BOOKS
For that young brother or sister.
The Perfect Gift for Christmas.
Visit Our Children's Book Dept. Now!
SLATER'S BOOKSTORE )7S
COONS BOOK STORE
"For all Books, see us
First, Last and Always!"
14 NICKELS ARCADE
THE GIFT THAT ALWAYS PLEASES
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1101 South University )9S
SPECIAL CHRISTMAS OFFER!
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Pipes priced $3.50-7.50. Reduced 33 1-3%
ALEXANDER DRUG STORE
727 North University )10S
Permanent. Tinsel, star, 22 lollipops.
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FOR HER CHRISTMAS
A lovely pajama and coat ensemble
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VAN BUREN SHOP
Come in and see our lovely
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308 South State Street
PAIR of Boston Symphony Tickets.
Jack Ullmann, Tel. No. 5515.
It MIGAN I
Today and Wednesday
Win a radio in the 1949 Michiganensian
Photo Contest. . . . Watch the Daily
for the rules. . . . Deadline December
15. ) 5P
CLIFF HOFF ORCH.
features Dave Hildinger, Will Brask
and Homer Marple Ph. 2-8808
SINGLE Room near campus. Phone
2-5128, in the morning. )4R
WEEK-END GUESTS? Rooms available
in private homes. Call Student Rm.
Bureau, 2-8827, 6:30-8:30 p.m. )2R
VACANCY for 2 male students in a suite
of rooms. 811 E. Ann, Phone 2-2052.
3 Newly furnished rooms plus bath. Oil
heat. $65 per month, plus electricity
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Dresses, $2 - $10 Skirts, $1 - $8
Gilbert & Sullivan Society
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A ."MUST" ON YOUR SHOPPING LIST
Christmas cards and
Christmas wrappings from
O. D. MORRILL'S
314 South State Street )14S
TO PLEASE HER ON CHRISTMAS
Why not buy her favorite
brand of hosiery at the
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Michigan Theatre .Building
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