3TUESflAY, FEBRUJARY 21, 1950
THE MICHIGAN -1AIlY
Ticket sales are now open for
the 1950 presentation of Military
Ball to be held from 9 p.m. to 1
a.m. on Friday, March 10, in the
Dance tickets may be purchased
in North Hall or at the main desk
of the Union.
The decoration theme will be
based on various phases of mili-
tary, life which will be depicted
in different scenes around the
Presented by a "unified com-
mand" under the direction of Paul
Anderson, the dance will be open
to all members of the Army, Navy
and ROTC units, active and re-
serve officers in the area.
Advisors for the affair are Capt.
D. H. Merten of the Air Corps,
ROTC, Maj. W. F. Johnston of
the Army ROTC and Lt. Comm.
L. D. Patton of the Navy ROTC.
Dr. G. Cameron
Women of the University Facul-
ty will meet at 6:15 p.m. tomorrow
for dinner in the Hussey Room of
Following dinner, Dr. George G.
Cameron, professor of Near East-
ern Cultures, will speak on his 19-
48 expedition to Iran and will des-
cribe the work involved in copy-
ing 2,000 year-old cuniform in-
scriptions from a mountain side.
Dr. Cameron's work has aided
greatly in understanding much of
the history of the Old Testament.
Milliners have recently become
crazed with the urge of baring
only one feminine ear, or so their
latest creations seem to state.
With this semi covering, women
will be able to get along with
the wearing of only one earring.
The result will probably be a use
of the remaining members of many
a pair ruined by loss.
Eligible Sophomore Women May Petition
For Many League Junior Positions
To Be Explained
All sophomore women interested
in obtaining League junior posi-
tions should turn in their petitions
by 5 p.m. March 7 in the Under-
graduate Office of the League, ac-
cording to Pat Reed interviewing
Included in the list of positions
open are: central committee of the
Junior Girls Play three juniorI
dance class captains: junior as-
sistants for merit-tutorial (four
places), and personnel (four
Other league positions are: pub-
licity (five places), social (five)
places); one ass-stani. to the can-
dy booth chairman; three junior
positions for interviewing commit-
tee and judiciary council; secre-
tary and social chairman for or-
A mass meeting for those inter-
ested in information about peti-
tioning will be held Feb. 23 in the
League. The interviewing com-
mittee will hold office hours from
2 to 5 p.m., March 1 to 7 in the
Undergraduate Office to answer
Further information concerning
specific duties of the positions
will be posted in the Undergradu-
ate Office, and also may be found
in the League Lowdown and in the
President's Reports in the League.
The interviewing council suggests
that those interested' in petition-
ing consult pages 7-11 in the Lea-
A snap shot of the interviewee
should be included with the peti-
tion. The petition also should be
typed if possible, according to the
Interviewing will be from 3 to
5 p.m., March 8 to March 22. The
current semester's eligibility card
should be brought to the inter-
All league house presidents
will meet at 5 p.m. today in
the league. The room will be
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Mrs. Newell E. Lavely and the
late Dr. Lavely of Flint have an-
nounced the engagement of their
daughter, Mary Ellen, to Porter
Coeds to Play
Physical education majors and
minors will meet at 8 a.m. tomor-
row in Barbour Gymnasium for
a basketball round-robin.
Majors and minors are allowed
not more than three unexcused
absences during the semester, ac-
cording to Geri Mulson, president
of the Women's Physical Educa-
S-T-R- E-T-C- H
Jackets, blouses and skirts are
designed to live individual lives
or can make an excellent team.
If worn with the prope accessor-
ies, they can really s-t-r-e-t-c h
tne v ardrobe.
M. Kier, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wil-
liam M. McKee of Salina, Penn.
The engagement announcement
was made February 18 at a din-
ner in the Ann Arbor Room of the
Miss Lavely and Mr. Kier are
both graduate students in the li-
terary college. She is a member of
Phi Sigma, national honorary bio-
logical society and he is a member
of Sigma Gamma Epsilon, honor-
ary geological fraternity.,
The wedding date has not yet
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thought, to endorse his experiments in and so stays in
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