SUNDAY, OCTOBER 29, 1950
THE MICHIGAN DAILY
Capitalistic Capers' To Show
Businessman of Future
Startling Fuchsia-Chartreuse Combination
Will Prevail At Annual All-Campus Dance
"They're out of this world," com-
mented Ginger Ross and Barbara
Hall, speaking of course of their
decorations for "Capitalistic Cap-
e r s ," business administration
school's all-campus ball to be held!
From 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. the League
Ballroom will be transformed into
the year 2050 as visualized by the
Oversized robots, portraying the
businessman of the future will be
strategically positioned to greet
guests as they enter this unique
world of enterprise.
* . *
"THINGS will be different in
2050," say the committee chair-
men. They prove their point by
designating chartreuse and fu-
chsia as the predominate combi-
nation for their color theme. These
two startling hues will invade ev-
ery nook and cranny of the ball
room, even extending to the dance
"Capitalistic Capers" is the re-
named "Bankruptcy Ball" of last
There will be a meeting of
the Drives committee of Hillel
at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, in room
3R of the Union. Anyone who is
interested In. working on the
committee is invited to attend.
year. The original dance, "Capi-1
talist Ball" proved to be an in-
solvent undertaking. As such its
title didn't seem quite appropri-
Last year the committee in
charge decided to take advantage
of their situation and dubbed the
annual dance "Bankruptcy "Ball."
The idea caught the fancy of,
would-be "business leaders of
America" and the ball was a fin-
s . *
IN VIEW of the change of
events, the name has optimistic-
ally reverted back to the idea of
Carlton Ryding and his six
piece band will provide musical
background for the occasion. Ry-
ding has played for many house
dances on campus and is himself
During intermission the Wash-
tenaw Avenue Quartette, formerly
the Zeta Psi Quartette, will sing..
Door prizes donated by local mer-
chants, will be awarded at this
Committee chairmen for the
dance include: Bill Merritt, gene-
ral chairman: Rex Trotter, enter-
tainment and band; Ringer Ross
and Barbara Hall, decorations; El-
len Van Wagner, patrons and pro-
grams; Mary Lou Scanlon and Win
Wight, publicity; Fred Zehnder,
Will Be Held
Junior Coeds Needed
For Committee Work
On Musical Comedy
Cathy Sotir general chairman
of Junior Girls' Play heartily wel-
comes all junior women to the
Mass Meeting, which will be held
at 5 p.m. Thursday Nov. 2 in the
The purpose of the mass meet-
ing is to urge the coeds to sign up
for work on their favorite commit-
JGP is an annual event - a
musical comedy usually based on
some phase in the life of a young
Entirely original, the three-
act play is written, produced and
directed by the women of the
junior class. Music and lyrics for
the songs are also original.
Publication in The Daily Official
Bulletin is constructive notice to all
members of the University. Notices
for the Bulletin should be sent in
typewritten form to the Office of the
Assistant to the President Room 2552
Administration Building, y 3:00 p.m.
on the day preceding publication
(11:00 a.m. Saturdays).
SUNDAY, OCTOBEIR 29, 1950
VOL. LXI, No. 30
Student Tea: President and Mrs.
Ruthven will be at home to stu-
dents from 4 to 6 o'clock on Wed.,
Bureau of Appointments:
The New York State Civil Serv-
ice Commission, Albany, New York
announces positions open in the
fields of Education and Child Care
Open only to residents of New
Senior Education Supervisors--
2227 Curriculum Development
2229 Mentally Handicapped
2232 Physically Handicapped
Supervisor of Child Care-
2233 Migrant Labor Camps
Open to residents and non-resi-
dents of New York State-
Senior Education Supervisor--
2226 Child Development and.
Examination date: Dec. 16.
DAILY OFFICIAL BULLETIN
Applications will be accepted up
to Nov. 11.
For further information 'on this
contact the Bureau. of Appoint-
ments, 3528 Administration Bldg.
Lost and Found Department:
The Lost and Found Department
is maintained at the Business Of-
fice Lobby on the second floor -of
the Administration. Building., Ar-
ticles found in any University
building should be brought to the
second floorlobby promptly. Per-
sons who have lost articles in Uni-
versity buildings should make in-
quiry at the second floor lobby
desk of the Administration Bldg.
.Bridge Lessons: This is the last
time you can obtain tickets for the
Michigan League bridge lessons
held every Wednesday at 'the
League under the direction of Mrs.
C. P. Irvin. It is a 10 lesson series.
Beginners class, 7 p.m., Wednes-
day, and Intermediate class, 8:30.
These are open to both men and
women and the tickets are avail-
able in the League Undergraduate
Office.or may be purchased at'the
University Lecture, auspices of
the Department of Fine Arts and
the Department of Romance Lan-
guages. "Francisco de Zurbaran.
(Continued on Page 7)
Senior women attend the
performance of the play;
Senior Dinner. They wear
PANHEL BALL-Gay Claridge and his orchestra will provide the music for the dancing at "Midnight
in Manhattan," the annual Panhellenic Ball on November 10 in the League Ballroom. The Claridge
group is quite well known in Chicago, having pla yed at many night clubs and dances there.
Panhell Ball To Feature New York Theme;
GuestsTo View 'Stork Club', Night Spots
"Midnight in Manhatten" will
be the thme of the annual Panhel-
lenic Ball to be held from 9 p.m.
to 1 a.m. Nov. 10 in the League.
Taking over the whole second
floor of the League, members of
Panhel will be given a complete
tour of all New York high spots
from the Stork Club to Green-
wich Village. The various rooms
on the second floor of the League
will be decorated by groups of
three or four sororities to resmble
many of the big city's well-known
* * *
PROVIDING the musical back-
ground for the dancing and sight-
seeing couples will be Gay Claridge
and his orchestra. Claridge is quite
well known in Chicago-where his
group plays for many of the windy
city's night clubs and dances.
Tickets for the dance may be
purchased by sorority members
through their house Panhellenic
Officials Club-All members are Folk and Square Dance Club-
requested to meet at 5 p.m. tomor- Activities will be held in Waterman
row at the WAB to discuss rules. Gym instead of the WAB from now
Athletic Managers Club - House on. Members will meet at 7:30 p.m.
managers will have their first on Wednesday as usual.
meeting at 5 p.m. Wednesday at * * *
the WAB to make plans for the Ice Skating Club-The first
yersactivities. IeSaigCu-h is
year's te * ,meeting will be held at 5p.m. at
Tennis Club-If the weather is Barbour Gym Thursday. Meimber--
cold and rainy, movies will be ship is open to all interested men
shown at 5 p.m. Wednesday at the and women, graduate or under-
WAB. I graduate, beginner or advanced.
representatives for $3.00 a cou-
ple. Carnation boutonnieres will
also be sold for 15 cents a piece.
Panhellenic Ball is an annual
campus dance given ench year by
the affiliated women. In previous
years it has been open to the cam-
pus, but this year because of the
limited space in the League, the
dance will be open to only the
members of Panhel.
* * *
THEMES for this annual affair
have ranged from a sophisticated
silver and blue "Mood Indigo" to
last year's gay and pert "Peter's
Panic. This years ball, though, will
return once again to the sophisti-
cated touch complete with neon
signs and trash cans which will
provide an alley atmosphere to
complete the Manhattan atmo-
Central committee members
hard at work on plans for the
dance are: Barbara Elliot, of Al-
pha Gamma Delta, general
chairman; Nancy Borne, of Pi
Beta Phi, assistant general
chairman; Elaine Madden, of
Delta Gamma, publicity chair-
man; Mary Jo McCormick, of
Kappa Kappa Gamma, ticket
chairman and Mary Lou Porter,
of Kappa Alpha Theta, hostess
The list continues with Janet
Denham, of Delta Delta Delta, pat-
rons chairmen; Lois Eisele, of Pi
Beta Phi, decorations chairman;
Latitia Pierce, of Alpha Delta Pi,
programs chairman and Beverly
Brown, of Delta Delta Delta, as-
sistant decorations chairman.
Late permission will be granted
the night of the dance.
caps and gowns, and are given the
authority to stop the play at any
point and demand a repeat per-
formance of a scene or an act.
* * *
THEREAFTER, the play is open
to the entire campus.
At the mass meeting, the Cen-
tral Committee will be introduc-
ed. The dues committee, uinder
the direction of Jo Leonard, will
begin their work immediately.
Central committee members are:
general chairman, Catherine So-
tir; assistant general chairman,
Mary Moore; director, Mickey Sa-
ger; assistant director, Marge Ha-
ger; secretary, Nancy Porter;
Treasurer, Johanna Leonard; cos-
tumes chairman, Alice Lowe; as-
sistant costumes chairman, Suz-
anne Sears; make-up director,
The list continues with: music
director, Margaret Strand; com-
poser and arranger, Ellen Axon;
lyrics, Lou Leonard; choral direct-
or Guenevere Dorn; programs, Pa-
tricia Doyle; properties, Barabara
Johnson; publicity, Janice James;
stunts, Geraldine Mauralo.
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discovered that the majority of
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Tailored suits and plainly trim-
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According to the men, slinky black
draped ensembles "just don't have
it" compared to knit dresses.
Along with these outfits the
plain opera pump seems to place
first among the footgear.
For those casual dates such as
the movies and plays, sweaters
and skirts and low-heeled shoes
are preferred. Naturally Arb dates
were menstioned, and jeans and
wool skirts seem to fill the bill.
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BLOUSES 3.98 and 5.00. Orig.
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HATS, TWO GROUPS 1.00 and
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