THE MICHIGAN DAILY
Mystery Land Project
Arouses Chelsea Area
By ROBERT CHAMBERLAIN rocket testing, were all1
Why did a Detroit realtor give about as possible solutio
Chelsea farmers $500,000 for 4,000 One theory had it tha
acres of rolling, stony, farm land? company had discovered
That has been the "half-million pool of oil beneath the 4
question" up in Sylvan, township tract.
for the past two years. To add fuel to the fire
r * mor, last August, Hann
IN SEPTEMBER, 1947, Detroiter the County Road Comm
close off the five roads w
John H. Hanna, began buying up 40 a t
at an oil
es of ri-
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Yellow &Checker (abs
Operated by the
AnArnnrborTaxicab & Transfer Conpany
Ia ri Arbor~s Only, Taxicab Co.
Au/ho ri:ed by' the
Michi-an Public Seruice Cominssion
To Opera/e Between Ann Arbor and Willow Run
CABS AVAILABLE FOR CHARTER
ADVERT IS ING
TUXEDO-Cosgrain lapels. Only worn1
twice. First $15.00 takes. Phone Ypsi.
4360 J-. )30
1932 MODEL B FORD-Good transpor-
tation $90. Phone 2-5128 after 5:30
WHIZZER BIKE-'Best offer takes. Hur-
on Golf Club. Huron River Drive. }31
FORD 1939-Tudor, body and motor in
excellent condition, heater, fog lights,
permanent antI-freeze, 422 Blakely
Court. near Division and Hill Street,
after 5:30. )33
property in Sylvan township, 15
miles north of here.
By January, Hanna held the
deeds to nearly 2,000 acres, and
the attention of all of Wash-
tenaw county. A "land boom"
was in the making, and farm
To all who questioned his rea-
sons, Hanna would shrug, say he
was merely acting for a client, and
could not give the answers.
* * *
AND THEN last March the
buying stopped. Hanna had poured
$500,000 into the Chlesea area for
67 farms, and over 4,000 acres.
Oil wells, atomic research, a
housing project, auto factories,
,iUu acre r act.
* * *
from the Chelsea residents were
heard, and a public hearing was
set for August 26.
The motive behind the many
petitions submitted was clear.
To the scores of people at the
public meeting, Hanna said he
could only tell them that the na-
ture of the project would be a
Tomorrow the Road Commission
will attempt to give Hanna their
decision. Legally they can close
the roads. Perhapskthen the peo-
ple of Chelsea will know the what,
why, and who of the $500,000 mys-
EVERYTHING MUST GO
Must vacate building by Sunday, Oct. 9
Motorcycles * Scooters * Cars
20' OFF on all CUSHMAN
Parts and Accessories
INDIAN PARTS AND ACCESSORIES
New and Used Power Lawn Mowers
7 CARS $40 to $495
Nothing Held Back
9avA on Any and Everything!
All Sales Final - All Sales Cash
Gates Open 6:00 P.M. - Show Starts 7:00 P.M.
Come as late as 10:45 P.M. on Fridays and Saturdays
and see two complete features.
ALWAYS 2 CARTOONS
THOSE "SALTY SAPS"
ARE ALL AT SEA!
420 N. Main - Ph. 2-0065
ANOTHER GREAT DRAMA OF THRILLS
IN THE TRADITION OF ,
"NIGHT TRAIN" AND "LADY VANISHES"
MAN'S BICYCLE for sale. New two
speed rear axle. Just what you need
for Ann Arbor hills. 312 S._Ashley. )28
1933 PLYMOUTH coupe. An outstand-
ing performer, clean, economical, ra-
dio, heater. $145.00. 2-7981. )22
TUXEDO-Single breasted, size 38. Girls
3 speed English bicycle, good condi-
tion. 714 Haven Ph. 2-9580. )21
UN PAI NTED
Complete stock of 4 drawer and 5
drawer chests, night stands and
tables, chairs, coffee tables. desks,
breakfast tables, bookcases and utility
racks. All made from smooth, bright
lumber. Sax e money-Paint it your-
Gill Lumber Co.
"e524 So. Main St. Phone 2-4555.
"Where the Greater Number Get
Water repellentPoplin Jackets $3.88.
All wool pea coats $8.99.
Flannel shirts, $1.79.
All wool flannel pants,$6.49.
Open til 6:30 p.m. Sam's Store
122 E. Washington St.
L. C. SMITH TYPEWRITER. $25. Apart-
ment size washer. Easy Spindry. $30.
410 E. Jefferson. _)15
FOR SALE _A CE refrigerator, circa
1940. clean and in excellent working
condition, apartment size. Inspection
arranged. Call 2-7560 or write W. B.
Goodman. 618 Packard. )19
ARGUS A-2 CAMERA-Complete outfitL
ftashgun, etc. Just factory overhauled.
Phone 2-0368. )18
PING PONG TABLE for sale, $19.00.
Call 8975 after 1 p.m. )23
HALF SIZE MOTORCYCLE-1947 Royal
Enfield. ph. 2-4401, room 403, Wen-
ley House. )24
\WHIZZER MOTORBIKE--$75, See at
311 tcestwool or Ph. 7297. )26-
194i SPECIAL DELUE 2 door Chevrolet
sedan in eice ptloiai condition. Fully
equipped. Cash. Phone 9035. 5:30-7:30-
MAN'S ENGLISH Overcoat. Size 40,
Mlisses 2 fur coats, black cloth coat,
velvet trim, dresses, sizes 12 and 14.
Clean and good condition. Two pair
ice skates, ski boots, 2 radios. 3110
Dexter Road. Tel. 2-4796. )13
SALE OF USED typewriters. Come in
and look them over. Reduced up to1
50 per cent. Office equipment, 215
S. Fourth. )4
SHIRT COLLARS TURNED-Sc.~Tuck-
away House. E. Liberty at Maynard.
Phone 9582.) 11
on State St.
Du Pont Nylon Anklets
79c and 97c a pair
FOR SALE-M\ns bicycle. $8; Lady's
English riding; boots, $4; 4 pair me-
dium blue drapes, 72", 3 pair drapes,
54", $6. 2504 Brockman. Ph. 7265. 125
STUDEBAKER-1941 Commander. 4
door sedan, radio, heater. By original
owner. At Angus Standard Service,
1220 S. University. )38
ZEISS I KAUTA B-f 1:45 lens, extra
viewer attachment. Perfect condition.
1-3 off list price. Call 8641 after 3
p. M. )37
1938 OLDSMOBILE tudor sedan. Good
condition. Good heater. 1809 Bald-
win. Week-day evenings. 139
'37 FORD-Tudor. R. and H. tires, mo-
tor, brakes and starting all good.
$150. 2-5184." ___" )40
OR SALE-Webster AutomaticRecord
Changer. Astatic pickup. Almost new.
$15._Phone 7277. 136
ALMOST NEW English Bicycle. 3
speeds, dual brakes, wheel generator.
Experience in Ann Arbor traffic.
Highest offer. Phone 6852 after 6. 135!
1937 FORD-Good condition. New tires.
Clean running motor. $125. E. T.
Gholson. 230 Prescott, E. Q0, )34
LET US help you keep your complexion
soft and clear. Fora: limited time1
only, we are offering a regular $2.50
size jar of Bonne Bell cleansing
cream for $1. Calkins Fletcher, State
St. at North University. )
WOMAN'S lihtweig'ht Schwinn bi-
cycle. Hand brakes. 3 speed gears.
Good condition. $30. Ph. Richy
Cross, 2-3225. )27
WHAT WOULD COST YOU $10.40
bought one way, $6.00 another, butl
a mere $4.75 the best way? A year of
TIME or LIFE--$10.40 at your news-
stand, $6.00 by ordinary subscription,
but only $4.75 through our student
representative at the special student
rates. No catch. Just phone 2-8242,
place your order, pay when billed,
and start receiving your copies with-
in a short time. Phone now. )3B
UNSIGHTLY HAIR r' tax d per -
nent ly. Short-Wa ye-Method app:-ove
by Amn. Med. Ass'n 5 Nickels Arcade.
Ph 2-6696. i12B
EXCELLENT CHILD CARE iy day.
Indiv:dual attention. Private home.
Ph. 6378. 11113
ORCHESTRA\ avilale Modern o
STUDENT aIn FIILY . ,
ing servie. 808 Monroe Ph -0
DON'T READ THIS
IF YOU CAN WRITE WELL
Take advantage of my oter of tw
free lessons in plain wriing then d-
cide whether you can lean Cuickly by
my: new method of tutorin. IT
COSTS YOU NOTHING TO TRY OUT.
You'x e rsever seen anything like it.
You cant afford to _ por writig
hold you bac.
J. A. EARLY, Penman
402 ObserItory, Ph. 2-S60 0
10 to 7 Daily Excep Sun:da.y 'B
EXPER IENCE lundress pick up an
deie.ph. s193. 613
HOME LAUNDRY done by experienced
person. Ph. 20460. 7B
WASHING AND CR IRONING. Don In
my own home. Free pickup and de-
livery. Phone 2-9020. tIB
birds<. Bird supie-ncgs.Ms
Ruffins, 526 S P 5330. 123-
109 IB. Wa _ington~
EFFICIENT Expert, promp typewriter
repair service oeysTpwie
and Supply pany. 214 h-
ington. Ph. 5888. 5I3
PAU LS MUSICAL
Van Doren Clar. Reeds
Box of 25--S4 ,50.
New and Used Instruments
209 E. Wasinto )4
LOST AND FOUND
LOST-Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity pin,
Name on back, D. Coombs. Please
call 2-6824. Rexiard. 1L
LOST-Rnson lihte xvit iniial
CLR. Liberal reward .591 Jorda:n )3,
LOST- hi Delta Epsilon duil '
back. Call Bernie at 2-3781 aftcr
7 p. m. or return to 1402 Hill St.
LOST-Girls glasses in brown case. On
Wednesday betwecn Ist ani 5th
floors of Architecture Bldg. At about
10 a. m. Contact L. ierce. 2-2539. )4L
LOST-Pair 1i tweiht 1orurimmed
glasses last wee . Rwar. Ph.
- 2-3256. SL
W E DON'T WANT any mittni 'sa 's-
men, but we do xant inteligent stu-
dents who want to make money gain-
ing sales exerience. selling TIMlEj
and LIFE at the specil stucet
rates, on commission basis, personal
contact. Student Periodical Agenc.
Phone 2-82-42". ____)3B
WANTED TO BUY
AMI IN DIRE NEED of two ticket for
Minnesota game. Call 4685. Lucille
Goldstone. _ 4W
THREE TICKETS for the Michigan-
Minnesota game. Fayanne Shapiro,
594 Jordan. >3W
TWO TICKETS to the Army-Michigan
game. Sue A. McCutcheon, 508 Moshi-
er Hall. )2W
LAW STUDENTS-it may be news to
. oubut FORTUNE m.agazine has
en redei d to be of special
vaue .I now hias a section on
c. rntlalpbitems and frequent
Try aft bscription at
t evseilstudent rate of only
$2 0 ton-tudnt ateis $12.50 a
a u are in school
n f \ARS afterwards. At
th:se rates.lFORTUNE will prove to
S lberally. Order a four,
r 12mon subscription now,
?_en.y (.t.ent-ru). 13B
ALL LONE ERTS-Please contact
Wale ilAudrtorium, Oct.
WAN 15DIN o 2mealsta
day Mo. hrogh Fri.at the
T OACH INN. $10 a
......7i01r:ton call 6004. )2P
BUSY SWDNTS always need TIME.
A.u h a week reading TIME
xx'ek~ ncs tmegob ofit. The
in concise, department-
st-re fa .n. At the student rate (4.
8.,_i_.. mot s as you ish) it
c_ ,ulesctan 1 e ach week.
k TIME a part of your school
li' by paing 2-82-42 now Student
Periodicl Agency). )3B
WI L PLAN U. of M. Theatre Guild
til pi iten. inursday, Oct. 6,
\Iic'..aa Iaue. S p. in. )4P
LEARN TO DANCE
JIMMIE hUNT DANCE STUDIOS
209 5. State Street. Ph. 8161.
EaLMA SM I Tn
82 exvey Ave. 2909.
ROOMS FOR RENT
S\i.E MUI STUDENTS to share suite.
Scoarate living room and study.
tPiano. Baldwin Organ available.)
Other sttuans welcome. 217 S. 5th
Ave. afte 3 p.m. )6R
ROOMI for one student. Two blocks from
aps. 915 Oakland. )5R
ROOM\S available for students' guests.
Football wveek-ends. Private home ac-
cimod . Phone2-9850. 12:30 to
1:00. 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. )3R
BRINGyour. wee-end ;gtests to the
Pie rc Traent He, ex cept for
e Ar-my Game. 1133 East Ann. Phone
1iIAVE-, VACANCIES fur four male stu-
dents. Comlete kitchen privileges.
Hoxise en campus. Call 2-2052. )2F
ROOM AND BOARD
BOARD or giit nen at fraternity
table Six clays a week. No Saturday
breakfast. See Bud, 406 Packard Road
r loIW 7039 )3X
TX. DOUELE ROOM$S. 5 per person.
u- iner ing mattre se . Newly deco-
- rated. 721 )atherine. ' 4F
N'ED PLACE TO LIVE?
Anmereian 25 ft. trailer for rent or
ole. In first class condition. Best
offer lakes. See from 6-8 p. m. at
trailer park on Milan road between
Ypi ancl Ann Arbor.
Virginia Borders, 3423 Carpenter Rd.
WANTED--Ride to Chicago. Oct. 15,
xxeek-end. Call 6234. )3T
RIDERS COMMLYUNITY East Detroit via
Plynmuth. Davison and Conners.
Phone Ext. 2772. )1T
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ARTHUJR RANK pesft
jean KENTr Ab tLOi.V
Octic U. IARlE *Paul O"PUTS
Directed by John Paddy Carstairs " Based on a
story by PClffor Grey." A Two Cites F;im
Saturday and Sunday
From All The World
N ~.' a,, NEN
AElE MARA - ANDY DEVINE and
BOB NOLAN . SONS TE PIONEERS
A REPUBLIC PRODUCTION
A NECESSARY PART OF YOUR EDUCATION
" For an entering wedge into government.
" For fuller lecture notes
" For part time and summer employment.
" For more certain employment after graduation.
Hamilton Business College
31st year William at State
COMING - "GONE WITH THE WIND"
Exactly as presented in its road show engagement.
$1.20 PER CAR Tues., Wed., Thurs., Oct. 4, 5, 6.
$1.20 PER CAR Tues., Wed., Thurs., Oct. 4, 5, 6. Advance tickets
on sole at our box office, at Grinnells and Wahrs Bookstores.
University of Michigan Oratorical Association
I - -
Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt
Dr. Ralph J. Bunche
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TODAY & SATURDAY
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SANDWICHES and SALADS
. .. from ...
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Weekday Matinee 25c
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Playing Through Saturday
35c until 5 P.M.
SEASON TICKETS NOW
OPEN FOOTBALL SATURDAYS!
Prices (7 numbers): $7.80, $6.60, and $5.40
Hill Auditorium Box Office Open Dily
10 A.M. to 1 P.M. and 2 P.M. to 5 P.M.
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WEEKDAY HOURS: 11 to 2, 5 to 7:30 P.M.
SUNDAY HOURS: 11:30 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.
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cordially invites you
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to come out and hear PAUL
nightly from our dining
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at 7:00 and 9:30 P.M.
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