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THE MICHIGAN DAILY

SATURDAY, APRIL 1, 1950

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-Photo by J. H. Fee
METALLIC ART-Prof. Jean Paul 8lusser, directory of the
University Art Museum, admires the forged steel piece of sculpture
"Tahstvaat," a creation of the American artist David Smith.
The work was recently acquired by the museum.
* * * *
Modernistic Steel Sculpture
Obtained By 'U' Art Museum

Union. Helps
Ease Travel
Conditions
Students driving home for
spring vacation can be sure of a
car-load of expense sharing riders,
thanks to a special service at the
Michigan Union.
In an effort to ease up holiday
transportation woes, Union stu-
dent staffmen have set up a tra-
vel bureau in the Union lobby.
Its chief purpose is to enable stu-
dents with cars to get together
with students who want rides.
IF THE SERVICE works out as
well this spring as it did at
Christmas time, the end result
should be a mass exodus next
week of cars bound for all parts
of the country, loaded with riders
willing to help pay for gas and
other vital travel necessities.
Don Berns, '52, and Bernie
Jentiett, '52, co-chairmen of the
project, reported that more than
500 students have already signed
up. But they bemoaned one ma-
jor problem: "Not enough
drivers."
Drivers going to New York, Chi-
cago and the Upper Peninsula
are especially in demand, accord-
ing to Jennett.
"We're trying to make assign-
ments as rapidly as possible, but
the lack of drivers is a hindrance,"
Jennett said. He pointed out that
students interested in the "share
the ride" plan should leave their
names at the Union as soon as
possible to ensure satisfaction.
A SERIES of boxes line the
lobby, in which students bound for
various areas can deposit cards
bearing their name, address, des-
tination and other information.
Cards are collected at the end of
each day and a Union committee
immediately tries to coordinate
the supply of drivers with the de-
mand for rides.
DinnersUsher
In Passover
Opening the annual Passoveri
holiday, two ceremonial dinners'
wil be given under the auspices
of the Hillel Foundation at 7 p.m.
tonight, and 7 p.m. Sunday at
Lane Hall.
Rabbi Herscel Lymon, Director
of Hillel Foundation will conduct
the Sedars, asisted by Eugene Ma-
litz as cantor. A special broad-
cast of the services will be heard
over station WHRV at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday.
Passover services will also be
held at the Hillel Foundation at
6:30 p.m. today, 10 a.m. and 6:30
p.m. Sunday, and 8:30 a.m. Mon-

DOOR TO DOOR QUIZ:
Census Takers To Begin
Population Count Today

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PHILADELPHIA -(p)- Uncle
Sam begins his biggest citizen-
counting job in history today.
The person who may come to
your house any time after 8 a.m.
isn't an April fool prankster. Don't
slam the door in his face. He's the
census taker, part of America's
biggest quiz show.
In every part of the country-
from Maine to California, from
French Play
To OpenSoon
Modern French youth - its in-
dependence and gay nonchalance
- will take the spotlight in the
Cercle Francais' 44th annual pro-
duction, "Les Jours Heureux,"
slated for 8 p.m. Monday at Lydia
Mendelssohn Theatre.
The three-act comedy, written
in 1938 by Claude-Andre Puget,
reveals the conversational spon-
taneity and petty jealousies ex-
hibited by five adolescents, when
their parents leave them alone for
a day.
Reserved seat tickets, at 75
cents, will still beavailable from
2 to 5 p.m. today and from 2 to 8
p.m. Monday at the Lydia Men-
delssohn box office.

Florida to Oregon-145,000 men
and women will begin ringing door-
bells this morning.
And when your census taker
announces his presence, don't
hesitate to give him 100 per cent
cooperation. Everything you tell
him is strictly confidential. The
U.S. government guarantees that.
In his recent proclamation call-
ing for the start of the census
April 1, President Truman said:
"No person can be harmed in
any way by furnishing the infor-
mation required.
"Individual information collect-
ed under the census will not be
used for purposes of taxation 'in-
vestigation or regulation, or in
connection with military or jury
service, the compulsion of school
attendance, the regulation of im-
migration, or with the enforce-
ment of any national, state or lo-
cal law or ordinance."
Union Mixer
"Spring Tonic," a low-cost mixer
dance featuring disc-jockeys, card
playing, refreshments and special
entertainment, will be held from
2 to 5 p.m. today in the Union
ballroom.
Women can come in free, but
men will be charged a dime, Union
staffmen said.

LAST DAY
Donald Crisp & Lassie
"CHALLENGE TO
LASS IE"
AND
"THE RUSTLERS"
with TIM HOLT
SUN. MON.
Shown at 2:55 -6:05 - 9:15
CO UM 1A
...his Morals,
Manners and
PLUS
"RHYTHM HITS THE ICE"
Featuring The Ice-capades'Company
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less possibilities for achieve-
ment."
"Tahstvaat" is an excellently
designed two part piece that com-
poses in any direction from which
it is viewed. Though its lines run
essentially perpendicular, it uti-
lizes horizontal and diagonals and
is in effect three dimensional
sculpture.
LIKE SO MANY of David
Smith's works "Tahstvaat" is of
forged steel. Smith, according to
Prof. Slusser, is possibly the lead-
ing American exponent of ab-
stract 'sculpture.
The artist's studio at Bol-
ton's Landing, Lake George,
contains a forge and a machine
shop. Smith's tools are similar
to those of the typical metal
worker rather than those of the
artist.
At present the University's col-
lection of modern sculpture con-
tains four works: "Happiness," a
bronze, by Jacque Lipchitz; "Pre-
Adamic Fruit" by Jean Hans Arp;
"Woman," a ceramic, by Henri
Laurens and the recently added

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"Tahstvaat."
The goal of the museum is the Hitchcock Thriller
acquisition of an adequate col-
lection that will afford the stu- Begins Run Today
dent an idea of the present trends
of modern sculpture, according to Hitchcock thriller "Foreign Cor-
Prof. Slusser. respondent" and "The Well

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Grads To Ho1l
Frolic Today
Keeping in the April 1
tion, the Graduate Student
cil is sponsoring a "Grad

tradi-
Coun-
Fool's

Frolic," 8:30 p.m. to midnight to-
day in the, Rackham Assembly
Hall.

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Wrought Ern" will comprise a
double-bill film presentation show-
ing at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. today
and 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. tomorrow
in the Architecture Auditorium,
under the sponsorship of the
Graduate Student Council and the
Art Cinema League.
Continuous from 1 P.M.
- LAST TIMES TODAY -
Robert Barbara
YOSNrtSudAL -
-- Starts Sunday --

MEMORIAL CHRISTIAN CHURCH
(Disciples of Christ)
Hill and Tappan Streets
Rev. Earl Grandstaff, Acting Minister
Howard Farrar, Choir Director
9:45 A.M.: Student Class studying "The Teach-
ings of Jesus."
10:50 A.M.: Morning Worship. (This service
broadcast over WHRV. )
Nursery for children during the service.
GUILD HOUSE: 438 Maynard Street
H. L. Pickerill, Minister to Students
Jean Garee, Associate
STUDENT GUILD: 6:00 supper at this church.
Rev. Wm. T. Matters, Minister of Christian
Education (Congregational) in the state of
Michigan will speak on "Beyond the Local
Church."
FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
Minister, Rev. Leonard A. Parr, D.D.
Student Directors--H. L. Pickerill; Jean Garee
Music-Wayne Dunlop; J. Bertram Strickland
9:30 A.M.: Intermediate Church School.
10:45 A.M.: Nursery, Kindergarten and Primary
Departments.
10:45 A.M.: Palm Sunday Service. Subject of
sermon "Kings and Kingdoms."
6:00 P.M.: Student Guild. Supper at Memorial
Christian Church. Speaker, Rev. William T.
Matters of East Lansing: "Beyond the Local
Church."
FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST, Scientist
1833 Washtenaw Ave.
11:00 A.M.: Sunday morning Services. Subject,
April 2-Unreality
9:30 A. M.: Sunday School.
11:00 A.M.: Primary Sunday School during the
Morning Service.
8:00 P.M. Wednesday: Testimonial Services.
A free reading room is maintained at 211 East
Washington Street where the Bible and all
authorized Christian Science literature may be
read, borrowed, or purchased.
This room is open daily, except Sundays and
holidays, from 11:30 to 5 P.M.
LUTHERAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
National Lutheran Council
1304 Hill Street
Henry O. Yoder, D.D., Pastor
9:10 A.M.: Bible Class at the Center.
10:30 A.M.: Palm Sunday Services in Zion and
Trinity Churches.
5:30 P.M.: Supper Meeting in Zion Lutheran
Parish Hall. Program-Election of Officers
followed by Vesper Service.
7:30 P.M. Tuesday: "What Do Lutherans Be-
lieve"-Class at the Center.
7:30 P.M. Wednesday and Thursday: Holy Com-
munion Services at Trinity Lutheran Church.
Holy Week Devotions at the Center-
7:35-7:50 A.M. Monday through Friday.
UNIVERSITY LUTHERAN CHAPEL
AND STUDENT CENTER
1511 Washtenaw Avenue-Phone 5560
(The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod)
Rev. Alfred T. Scheips, Pastor
9:30 A.M.: Bible Study.
10:30 A.M.: Service, with sermon by the pastor,
"Checking on our Christian Knowledge."
5:30 P.M.: Supper and Program of Gamma
Delta, Lutheran Student Club. Sound movie,
"Voice of the Deep."
7:30 P.M. Thursday: Maundy Thursday Evening
Service with Holy Communion.
7:30 A.M. Friday: Communion Service.
1:00 P.M. Friday: Good Friday Service.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
512 East Huron
Rev. C. H. Loucks, Minister and Student
Counsellor
Roger Williams Guild, 502 East Huron
10:00 A.M.: The Minor Prophets.
11:00 A.M.: Sermon, "Hosanna," by Rev. Loucks.
4:30 P.M.: The Baptist Choir will present Du-
Bois' "The Seven Last Words from the Cross."
6:00 P.M.: Cast Supper and Fellowship. Rev.
John Bert, Director of Canterbury Guild, will
talk on "The Meaning of the Cross."
FIRST UNITARIAN CHURCH
1917 Washtenaw Avenue-Phone 2-0085
Rev. Edward H. Redman, Minister
10:00 A.M.: Adult Study Group--Mr. Kenneth
Hallenbeck, Washtenaw County Road Com-
missioner on "The County Road Situation."
11:00 A.M.: Palm Sunday Services-Sermon by
Mr. Redman on "Man the Visitor." Service of
Parent Dedication.
There will be no meeting of the Unitarian Student
Group.
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
1432 Washtenaw Av.
W. P. Lemon and W. H. Henderson, Ministers
Maynard Klein, Director of Music
Mildred Beam, Church School Director
9:00 A.M.: Westminster Guild Bible Seminar.
10:45 A.M.: Morning Worship. Palm Sunday
sermon by Dr. Lemon. Topic-"The Terrible
Meek."
6:30 P.M.: Westminster Guild Palm Sunday
Vespers follow the 5:30 supper hour.
ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
No. Division at Catherine
8:00 A.M.: Holy Communion.
9:00 A.M.: Holy Communion (followed by Stu-
dent Breakfast, Canterbury House).
9:45 A.M.: Church School, Grades 7-9.
11:00 A.M.: Church School, thru Grade 6.
11:00 A.M.: Procession, Holy Communion and
Sermon by the Rev. Henry Lewis, S.T.D.
12:30 P.M.: After Service Fellowship.
2:00 P.M.: High School Group.
5:00 P.M.: Canterbury Club Buffet Supper and
Program, Canterbury House. Professor How-
ard McClusky will speak on "Religion and
Education."
8:00 P.M.: Evening Prayer. Sermon by the
Rev. Ellsworth E. Koonz.
HOLY WEEK-
7:15 and 10:15 A.M. Monday, Tuesday, Wed-
nesday: Holy Communion.
7:15 and 10:15 A.M. and 8:00 P.M. Maundy
Thursday: Holy Communion.
12 - 3 P.M. Good Friday: Three Hour Service;
4:15 P.M. Church School Service; 8:00 P.M.
Hour of Meditation and Music.
4:00 P.M. Easter Even: Holy Baptism.
CHURCH OF CHRIST
210 N. Fourth Ave.
Y.M.C.A. Auditorium
Carl York Smith, Minister
Telephone Numbers: 2-6007 and 2-7120
A.M.: "Religion."
P.M.: "What Does It Take To Save A Man?"
Guest Speaker-Alvin C. Bullington.
GRACE BIBLE CHURCH
State and Huron Streets
Harold J. DeVries, Pastor
9:15 A.M.: "Your Radio Choir" WPAG.
10:00 and 12:00 A.M.: Bible School Sessions.
11:00 A.M.: "Apart from Works."
6:30 P.M.: Grace Bible Guild Supper.
7:30 P.M.: "Hallmarks of Revival."

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VILLAGE CHURCH FELLOWSHIP
(Interdenominational)
University Community Center
Willow Run Village
Rev. J. Edgar Edwards, Chaplain
John R. Hertzberg, Director of Sacred Music
10:45 A.M.: Divine Worship, Palm Sunday. Ser-
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REFORMED CHURCH
Theodore R. Schmale, D.D.,
Walter S. Press. Ministers

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