W EbNI LA. NOVE 'MBEI 23, 1949
THE MICHIGAN DAILY
To Be Held Oct.
Informally Attired Couples To Dance
In Familiar Arboretum Atmosphere
Zero temperatures need not
dampen the spirits of campus na-
ture lovers who will be able to find
a welcome substitute in the fa-
miliar "arb" atmosphere at the
Paul Bunyan "Formal" on Satur-
day, Dec. 3.
The most "informal" formal on
the campus social calendar is giv-
en each year by the Forestry Club
when students dance from 9 to 1
a.m. among freshly cut pine trees
The basketball tournament will
get underwaj next week with the
following games to be played:
Monday-No games scheduled.
Tuesday at 5:10 p.m.-Mosher
IV vs. Kappa Delta II.
7:15 p.m.-Gamma Phi Beta III
vs. Stockwell XI; Kappa Kappa
Gamma I vs. Alpha Delta Pi I.
8:00-No games scheduled.
Wednesday at 5:10-Alpha Delta
Pi II vs. Cheever I; Alpha Gamma
Delta I vs. Alpha Epsilon Phi I.
7:15-Chi Omega I vs. Gamma Phi
Beta I. 8:00-Alpha Phi I vs. Al-
pha Chi Omega I; Jordan II vs.
Thursday at 5:10--Sororsis III
vs. Kappa Alpha Theta III; Delta
Zeta I vs. Mosher VII. 7:15-Al-
pha Xi Delta II vs. Pi Beta Phi
III; Stockwell XIX vs. Alpha Chi
Martha Cook II; Zeta Tau Alpha
vs. Omega II. 8:00 Stockwell
XXI vs. Alpha Phi III.
For cancellations call Eleanor
Doersam-2-2591, before 1 p.m. on
and other gigantic foliage in the
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"TUXES AND TAILS are strict-
ly taboo" said Rae Kelly, chair-
man of this year's 'off to the
woods' dance. "Blue jeans, loud
plaid shirts, levis and sloppy joe
sweaters will be the height of fash-
ion and anything else which will
add to the comfort of the dancers."
To add that authentic touch
couples. will be dwarfed by huge
images of Paul Bunyan; the le-
gendary logger and Babe, his big
Refreshments will be served over
a rough, pine slab bar, made in
true Paul Bunyan dimensions,
which is reputed to be Ann Ar-
bor's longest. Bob Wismer, re-
freshment chairman, who will act
as head barkeeper, assures every-
one that there will be ample food
TICKETS FOR the Paul Bun-
yan "Formal" are on sale now in
the Administration Building. In-
cluded with each ticket is the
chance to win two colorful plaid
shirts by guessing the number of
cone scales on the pine cones
which are on display.
Others working on the dance
committee are Ray Sarles, vice-
chairman, Dick McArdle, publicity,
Tom Greathouse, tickets, Dave Ol-
son, concessions, Stan Spaeth, pro-
grams and Dick Guth, decorations.
The week preceding the dance
will be designated as "Plaid Shirt
Week" and will include window
displays by local men's clothing
stores a wood-sawing contest and
other campus demonstrations.
NEWLYWEDS-Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Wisniewski come down the
aisle in St. Mary's Chapel after speaking their marriage vows
yesterday before 450 guests.
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McCann, Wisretwski Speak
Vows in Student Chapel Rites,
Holly Hop, the traditional West
Quadrangle Christmas dance, will
be held this year from 8:30 p.m. to
midnight Saturday, Dec. 3.
Thoset attending the semi-formal
will dance to the music of Ted
Smith and his orchestra.
THE TWO QUAD ballrooms ,will
be decorated in keeping with the
winter wonderland theme with a
Christmas tree as the focal point.
The upper halls will follow the
theme of "The Night Before
Christmas" and the lower halls
will be decorated around the
theme, of Christmas carols.
The Holly Hop was first present-
ed by the West Quadrangle in
1946. Since then, the dance has
developed into a main social func-
tion for the men during the Christ-
IN ADDITION to the regular,
features of the dance, it has be-
come the custom to have several
quartets from the West Quad Glee
Club wandering about the refresh-
ment tables singing favorite
The members of the central
committee for the year's Holy
Hop are: George Boucher, gen-
eral chairman; Tom Massnick,
tickets; and Ned Belcher, fi-
Joe Simpson is in charge of
music and Don White and Jerry
Harrington are heading the deco-
ration committee. Bill Welke is in
charge of favors and patrons.
Mrs. Bernard Agruss, who is in
charge of the Union bridge tourna-
ments, recently became theufirst
women in the state of Michigan to
receive the honored position of life
master bridge player in a tourna-
ment held at the Commodore Per-
ry Hotel in Toledo.
Mrs. Agruss shared in a four-
way tie for the first place in the
tournament. Also figuring in the
first place tie was Charles Goran,
noted bridge authority.
To become a life master player,
highest honor in the bridge world,
a total of 300 master points must
be accumulated, at least 50 of
which must be won in major re-
Mrs. Agruss instructs students
in preparation for the tourneys
held every Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.
in the Union.
From "Our Town" to "Macbeth"
is the often heard password in the
speech department where aspiring
actorsand actresses may be heard
preparing for what they hope will
prove to be promising careers in
the field of theatrics.
According to Prof. V. B. Windt,
of the speech department, many
students leave the University each
year, fully trained in their field,
but with years of practice ahead
of them before they finally are rec-
ognized and reached their aspired
Mr. and Mrs. William H. Doerf-
ner of Saginaw have announced
the engagement of their daughter,
Dorothy, to Richard Kieft, son of
Mr. and Mrs. C. J. Kieft, also of
Miss Doerfner, a senior in the
literary college, is majoring in
Chemistry. She is a member of
A senior in the School of En-
Kappa D elta sorority.olofE-
gineering, Mr. Kieft is a staff ass-
istant of Winchell House in the
The wedding is planned to take
place within the coming year.
The engagement of Miss Jean
Wernig to Mr. William G. Hart-
mann Jr. has been announced by
Miss Wernig's parents, Mr. and
Mrs. James H. Wernig of Detroit.
A junior in the School of
Journalism, Miss Wernig is a
member of Kappa Delta sorority.
Mr. Hartmann, a junior in the
engineering college, is majoring in
industrial mechanical engineering.
He is the son of Mr. and Mrs.
William G. Hartman Sr. of Grand
No definite wedding plans have
Broadway Aspirants Prepare for Careers
AMONG THE alumni who have
reached this ultimate goal of hard
working students may be found
names such as Martha Scott, Ruth
Hussey, and the recent visitor to
Ann Arbor, Robert Q. Lewis.
After completing four years of
study here, Miss Scott spent a
number of years working in
stock and radio before her break
for recognition came.
This was her appearance on
Broadway in "Our Town." At pres-
ent, she is preparing for an origin
nal play to be presented early next
WHILE NOT a graduate of the
University, Ruth Hussey, never-
theless, did some studying here
while working on her master's de-
gree. She has just finished a suc-
cessful run in the hit play "Good-
bye My Fancy."
Appearing in last Friday's
Varsity Night, Robert Q. Lewis
paid a return visit to his old
alma mater. Before reaching
acclaim as a radio comedian, he
was forced to add the "Q" to his
name by a law of Equity which
forbids any two actors from hav-
ing the same name.
This stems from the confusion
that would no doubt arise from a
profession keeping them constant-
ly in the limelight.
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THEATRICAL PEOPLE from
Ann Arbor even occasionally reach
the shores of a far flung land, as
may be proven by Frank Maxwell,
currently appearing as the young
son in the London company of
"Death of a Salesman."
Known as Charles Maxwell in
his student days, he, too was
forced to change his name by
With the coming of television,
another University graduate was
given her claim to fame. Patricia
Meikle has been currently con-
ducting a children's program for
Dumont over the TV waves.
SERVING AS RADIO and tele-
vision director for National Broad-
casting Company in New York,
Charles Harrell may befound bus-
ily dreaming up new and unique
programs to amuse listeners,
young and old alike.
All in all, the speech majors lot
is a hard one, but whenever the
blues strike, one look at this im-
posing list of headliners serves to
give encouragement and inspira-
tion to future Barrymores and
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Miss Martha L. McCann of Sa-
lina,kKansas, and Mr. Irvin Wis-
niewksi, member of the Univer-
sity's football and basketball
teams for the past three years,
were married at 10 a.m. yesterday
in St. Mary's Student Chapel, Ann
Given in marriage by her father,
Mr. John H. McCann Sr. of Sa-
lina, Kansas, the bride was dressed
in a gown of ivory slipper satin
with lace fingertips. She wore an
illusion fingertip veil with a blush-
er and carried a cascade of white
roses surrounding a white orchid.
MISS MARY B. McCANN, sister
of the bride, was maid of honor.
Her gown was of gold taffetta, and
she wore a matching poke bonnet
and mitts. She carried a corsage
of dubonnet and white mums with
Bridesmaids were Lina A. Mc-
Cann, sister of the bride, who
was dressed in a brown taffeta
gown, and Miss Mary Hunt, of
Ann Arbor, whose gown was of
Both attendants wore poke bon-
nets and mitts which matched
their dresses and carried corsages
of dubonnet and white mums with
BEST MAN was Dr. William E.
McCann, brother of the bride from
Tulsa, Oklahoma. Arthur Rogers
of Detroit, John H. McCann,
brother of the bride from Salina,
Kansas; Dominic Tomasi of Flint,
and Ozzie Clark from Upper Mont-
clair, N.J. served as groom's men
Father John Bradley of St.
Mary's Chapel, conducted the
FOLLOWING THE ceremony, a
reception was held at the Sigma
Chi house, which was decorated
with white roses and dubonnet and
white mums with fall leaves.
The four hundred and fifty
guests were served wedding cake
from a triple tiered cake, deco-
rated with a frosting of white
roses, topped with lilies of the
valley. The entire cake was sur-
rounded by similas.
For traveling, the bride wore a
black gabardine dressmaker suit
with a gold blouse and black ac-
cessories. Her corsage was a white
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A 1945 GRADUATE of Sacred
Heart Cathedral High School in
Salina, Kansas, the bride attended
Marymount College in Salina from
which she graduated in 1948. She
served her dietetic interneship at
the University Hospital in Ann
Arbor. At present, she is Head
Therapeutic Dietition at St. Jo-
seph's Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor.
Mr. Wisniewski is a graduate
of Woodward High School of To-
ledo. Before coming here, he at-
tended the University of Minne-
sota. He is majoring in Physical
Education. During the war, he
served as. a lieutenant in the
U.S. Army Air Force.
A member of the present foot-'
ball team, he was also a player on
the championship teams of 1947
and 1948. He is also a three letter
man in basketball.
A member of Sigma Chi frater-
nity, Mr. Wisniewski is. also a
member of the Druids, senior
men's honorary fraternity, the
"M" Club and Phi Epsilon Kappa,
men's professional physical educa-
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