Vulcans Forge Und
THE MICHIGAN DAILY
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 1949
By DAVIS CRIPPEN
More than hot air sometimes
blows through the University
steam tunnels which criss-cross in
all directions under campus.
Vulcans, senior honorary engin-
eering society, proved this again
Friday night when they forged
underground to put the finishing
touches on their initiation and
their intiates in the tunnels.
THESE ARTERIES, in addition
to their semi-annual use by Vul-
cans, transport heat from the Uni-
versity heating plant in back of
" 'TB to buildings on all parts of
They stretch, as one student
expert succinctly put it, "all
over hell." In less plain words,
buildings all the way from Uni-
versity Hospital to the Union
are served by them.
'The honorary society makes use
of them because of their intense
"WE GET THE neophytes all
warmed up outside first with a
* few brisk canters around cam-
pus," one of the Vulcan actives
confided before Friday's ceremon-
es, "and then we take them down
Into the ghastly heat of the tun-
He barely restrained a fiend-
Just how hot it really is down
in the underground corridors is a
mdot point. Some Vulcan esti-
mates run as high as 150 de-
* * *
THE GUIDE assigned by Uni-
versity authorities to accompany
the group through was non-com-
mital on the subject.
Claiming in one breath that
it wasn't "too hot" in the tun-
nels, in the next the man admit-
ted that a thermometer placed
in them had blown its top be-
cause of the heat.
But whatever the temperature
it, along with certain maneuvers
devised by the Vulcans, takes its
* * *
AFTER THE neophytes had
tTo Give Recital
Robert Noehren, recently ap-
pointed Nniversity organist, will
give an organ recital at 4:15 p.m.
tomorrow in Hill Auditorium.
The recital marks the first of a
series of four to be given on Wed-
nesday afternoons this month.
Noehren's program will include:
"Toccata, Adagio, and Fugue in
C Major" by Bach; "Choral in. E
Major" by Franck; "Stle pour 'en
enfant defunt" by Vierne; and
"Sonata, 'The 94th Psalm'" Rby
Continuous from 1:30 P.M.
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combination of bone black and
muscles of their legs as they n
excursion through University s
- * *
completed their' journey from the
slbstation hard by Waterman
Gym to the basement of the Un-
ion they were far from chipper.
One, however, was still able
to muse onthe covering of oil
and bone black which had beei
caked on them.
"We were plastered just like
those English Channel swimmers,"
he murmured. Then, considering
that, he added, "You know, that
was just about the only thing they
didn't make us do down there."
An obscure little book with the
mouth-filling title of Sacrobosco's
"Theory of Spheres," now in the
Clements Library, helped make it
possible for the English to colon-
The "Theory of Spheres" was
written in the 13th century by a
Parisian mathenatics professor,
and it was a part of the navigation
literature that prompted discov-
erers such as Columbus and Cabo
to make their voyages to the New
AT THE TIME of its first print-
ing, in 1516, England was fighting
for its existence in the politica
intrigues of Europe.
Her arch-rival was Spain and
that country, by virtue of the
explorations of Columbus and
others under the Spanish flag,
claimed all of the New World as
Other nations, particularly Eng-
land, were warned that trespass-
ing meant war.
HENRY VIII, then king of Eng-
land, played the game of Euro-
pean intrigue by marrying Ann o
Cleves in order to ally himsel
with the German duchies.
This alliance gave him
strength against Spain, but a
few months after the marriage
British policy veered toward an
alliance with Spain.
So the much-married Henry di-
vorced Ann and married Kather-
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Alumni To Hear
t Noted Speakers
Alumni home-coming for' the
I University School of Dentistry will
be held here tomorrow, according
to Dr. Russell W. Bunting, dean
of the school.
=r A morning session will take
place at the Rackham Building
. beginning at 9:30 a.m.
ADDRESSES WILL be given by
Dr. Bruce Forsyth, assistant sur-
geon general of the United States
Public Health Service, and Dr.
Bion R. East, assistant medical di-
rector for Dental Service of the
Veterans' Administration, both of
whom are alumni of the Univer-
Following the addresses, Dr.
William R. Mann, assistant pro-
fessor of dentistry, will present
a paper on the newly developed
air abrasive technique for drill-
ing and cleaning teeth.
The new technique will allevi-
ate mich of the pain and noise of!
current drilling methods.
* * .*
Daily-Wally Barth A MOTION PICTURE to illus-
ulcan neophytes, begrimed with a trate the operation of the revolu-
used crankcase oil, strengthen the tionary appartus, invented by a
ear the end of their duckwalking Texas dentist, will be shown by
team tunnels. Dr. Norris O. Taylor, representa-
ea tuntive of S. S. White Co., manufac-
EXACTLY WHAT goes on in turers of the apparatus.
the tunnels is a deep fraternal se- Dr. Paul H. Jeserich, professor
cret, of dentistry and director of the
.W. K. Kellogg Foundation Insti-
Discussing the whole idea of tute, will discuss problems of
tunnel initiations after the excur- postgraduate teaching of the
sion, the guide from the University new technique.
labeled them as ok. "After all," he At noon President Alexander G.
said, "they have to have their fun, Ruthven, Provost James P. Adams'
don't they?" Vice Presidents Robert P. Briggs
At this point a neophyte in the and Marvin Niehuss, and other
background laughed bitterly and University officials will address
tried to dig some oil out of his eye the dental alumni and faculty at
with a grimy hand. a luncheon at the Union.
A SEPARATE luncheon at the
B ritishMichigan League will be served
for ladies accompanying alumni.
In the afternoon an inspection
**of the newly equipped dental
In rr~clinic will be highlighted by dem-
onstrations of the new equipment
by faculty members.
Sacrobosco's "Theory of
Spheres" will be on display in theAn
library until Thursday. Angenent W
OFFICIAL On Surakarta
BULLETIN Dr. P. H. Angenent, Netherlands
t Civil Affairs Commissioner for
Central Java, will lecture on "The
Publication in The Daily Official Courts of the Native Princes in
Bulletin is constructive notice to all Surakarta" at 4:15 p.m. in the
members of the University. Notices
for the Bulletin should be sent in Rackham Ampitheater.
typewritten form to the Office of the Surakarta is a native state in
i Administration Building, by 3:00 p.m. south central Java in the Dutch
on the day preceding publication East Indies, where Dr. Angenent
(11:00 a.m. Saturdays).
was head of the bureau of Agrar-
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 1949 ian Affairs in the late 1920's.
VOL. LX, No. 38 FOR MORE than 20 years, Dr.
Angenent has served in various
civil service positions in Java.
Noices While a resident in East Java in
S tP n1942, he was interned for the dur-
Student Tea: President and ation of the war by the Japanese.
Mrs. Ruthven will be at home to After the war he worked in
students' from 4 to 6 b'clock on Afe
stdeNts om 4t6'o nBatavia on the return of Allied
- Wed., November 9. prisoners of war. Dr. Angenent
- w a s appointed Government
f Regents' Meeting: S a turd a y Commissioner in 1946.
morning, Nov. 19. Communica- Appearing here under the aus-
tions should be in the hands of pices of the degree program in
the President not later than Far Eastern Studies, Dr. :Ange-
Thurs., Nov. 10. nent will be introduced by Prof.
Herbert H. Watkins Mischa Titiev, of the anthropo-
Secretary logy department.
- Freshman Instructors: High Continuous from 1 P.M.
school principals attending the
21st annual Principal-Freshman _
Conference have been invited to
visit freshman classes the morning
of Thurs., Nov. 10, during their - Today & Wednesday
free periods. -Tdy ensa
The Ahco Construction Com-
pany of Dayton, Ohio, will inter-
view February graduates of the
Architecture and Architectural - - '11! Lv'"
Engineering schools with B.S. or
M.S. degrees at the Bureau of Ap-
pointments Wed., November 9. Call
at the Bureau of Appointments,
3528 Administration Building, for
further information. t
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