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ViIi Choose
]nior Coeds
ervice, Scholarship,
eadership Stressed
As Basis for Selection
Junior coeds on campus who are
)nsidered outstanding in service,
aholarship and leadership, will be
ed this spring by Mortar-
anational honorary for sen-
o Sanders, president of this
tar's group, states that women
ho are tapped must meet certain
aalifications in the three divisions
hich make up the basis for se-
* * *
PRESENT Mortarboard mem-
rs in the traditional black cap
d gown will tap junior women
io are active in campus activi-
Besides proving service and
leadership, women must also
have a comparatively high scho-
lastic average, according to Miss,
Each year Mortarboard's scho-
stic requirement is three-tenths
a point above the all-campus
;men's average. Since the aver-
'e this year was 2.66, the average
r eligibility for Mortarboard is
'6 or better.

Committees To Begin
Frosh Weekend Plans
Freshmen Women May Sign Up for Positions;
Maize, Blue Teams To Compete for Honors

Hillel To Hold Open House
Honoring Foreign Students

Committees for both Maize and.
Blue teams for Frosh Weekend
were announced Wednesday after
a mass meeting for freshmen.
Complete lists of women ap-
pointed to committees are posted
in the Undergraduate Office of
the League. Freshmen women are
asked to check at the office to
find out on which committee they
will serve.
# *. -s
WOMEN WHOSE names were
not on the lists are asked to come
to the meeting of the committee
on which they wish to work. They
may- sign up when they attend the
Any freshmen woman who was
unable to attend the mass meet-
ing Wednesday, but would like
to work, may come to the Un-
dergraduate Office anytime to
sign up.
Both teams, the Maize and the
Blue, are holding committee meet-
ings this week.
THE SKIT group of the Blue
team floorshow committee will
meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the
League. All interested women are
urged to help on this committee.
Tryouts for the floorshow of
the Blue team will be held from
2 to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 pa.
tomorrow in the League. All
women in any group of the floor
show committee must come to
one of the tryout sessions.
Women on the Blue team who
would like to take part in the floor
show are urged to appear at these

tryout periods and show their tal-
ent. Singing, dancing and acting
parts will be available.
x ' *
MEMBERS of all committees are
welcome to try out for the floor-
show, also.
The Maize team publicity com-
mittee will hold a meeting at 1
p.m. today in the League.
Tryouts for the Maize Team
floor show will be held from 3 to
5:30 p.m. and again at 7 p.m.
Wednesday in the League.
All Maize Team committee mem-
bers are requested to check on the
time and place of meetings of
their committees at the League.
Sponsored by the Assembly and
Panhellenic Boards, Frosh Week-
end will be held this year on Fri-
day and Saturday, April 17 and

All students from foreign coun-
tries will be honor guests- at . an
open house to be given by Hillel
from 2:30 to 5 p.m. tomorrow in
the Hillel building.
Although the event is specifiical-
ly for foreign students, everyone
is invited and encouraged to at-
Ordinarily, the International
Center presents a tea once a week
for this get-acquainted .purpose.
This week Hillel is taking the ini-
tiative to further friendships along
this line.
Keynoting the informal after-
noon will be the theme "Brother-
hood Week is every week."
In a foreign mood, the after-
noon's program has been enti-
tled "The Dansant," which trans-
lated means "Dancing Tea."
Guests will find music for danc-
ing on hand, as well as refresh-
ments and entertainment.
During the afternoon, the hon-
ored guests will present a floor
show. Emceed by George Petros-
sian, activities chairman of the

International Center, the program
will consist of several musical
numbers and a skit.
The skit, to be presented by
some of the members of the In-
ternational Center, will depict the
adventures of a foreign student in
America. Narrated by Shamsuddin
Butt of Pakistan, it has been en-
titled "Pilgrim Retrogress."
Also included in the program
will be a piano solo by Miss Liv
Folstad of Norway.
Dr. B. Ralison will conclude the
program with several guitar selec-
tions. He will play melodies of his
native Madagascar.
Committee chairmen have urged
everyone on campus to take ad-
vantage of the opportunity to get
acquainted with fellow students,
both foreign and American, which
this open house offers.
It is particularly stressed as a
wonderful means of promotingun-
derstanding, friendship and good-
will between countries as well as.
on campus, the committee said.

-Daily-Betsy Smith
JGP CHORISTERS-Mimi Baxter, Beverly Pack and Dolly Limbrock are tuning up their ukes and
vocal chords while rehearsing songs for "Vanity Flair," the 1953 production of JGP. The junior show
will be presented Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 19, 20 and 21 in Lydia Mendelssohn
Theater. The Thursday night show will be played exclusively to an all-senior audience as part
of the Senior Night program, while the Friday and Saturday performances are open to the public.
Tickets are 90 cents for evening performances and 75 cents for the Saturday matinee.
* * * r *4*l* *
Uke horu Wil Highlight JGP

VEWLY CHOSEN members of
honorary are distinguishable
the mortarboards which they
.ar on the day following tap-
In keeping with its purposes of.
onoring senior women and
yelping to serve the campus,
members of the group have car-
ried on many activities this

The group has worked in the
Student-Faculty Lounge and has
aided the local chapter of the
League of Women Voters.

"Vanity Flair," the 1953 Junior
Girls' Play, will present a harmo-
nizing uke chorus on the Lydia
Mendelssohn stage Thursday, Fri-
day and Saturday, March 19, 20
and 21 to bring something "dif-
ferent" in the way of entertain-
ment to the University campus.
Directed by Mary Ann Harrigan,
music chairman of JGP, the
eight uke players will strum these'
instruments while crooning the
lyrics to "Vanity Flair" melodies.'
MEMBERS of the uke chorus
combed the campus recently to.
find tenor ukes to round out thej
harmony for these chorus num-
The junior uke players will
testify to the fact that the Uni-

versity is situated in the midst entitled "Fate of the Union" was
of four rain belts. These coeds given.
have discovered that the- damp In 1950, junior women still pre-
weather causes ukes to get out ferred a more universal setting
of tune so the, have to be con- for their play and the result was
tinually adjusted. "The Real McCoy," centered
Although the JGP tradition is around the life of a hillbilly girl
to keep the plot of the play secret who won a contest and a subse-
from the rest of the campus until quent free trip to New York.

MORTARBOARD also coordi-
ated the drive to raise money and
Alect books to complete the Alice
Crocker Lloyd Drama Collection in
e League Library, and partici-
ated in the initiation of the
.Tayne University chapter of Mor-
The Society has also spon-
ored a movie this year at the

opening night, Jane Thompson,
author of the musical comedy.
hints that the script includes a
number of odd characters such as
cowboys and stage struck show
people. -
LEADS IN THE junior comedy
include Sue Spurrier, Aggie Dunn,
Betty Magyar and Mary Rea.
Other roles will be played by{
Marge Beenan, Barbara Beoge-
hold, Ann Christenson, Jean
Davenport, Jane Ellet, Mary El-
len Fryfogle, Martha Hill, Mar-
garet Paysner and Jill Predmore.

The third play breaking away
from the old tradition was "It's
the Payoff," two years ago, when
the juniors presented a story of
four young women who "must pay!
the rent" and in order to do so;
must produce a play.
Last year's JGP, "Heavenly
Days," reverted back . to college
days. The script was about two
girls and their trials and tribula-
tions at the University of Michi-
gan from the year 1870 to 1952.
Mystery shrouds the theme of
this year's JGP, "Vanity Flair."
Will the play take on a worldly set-r
ting or continue to portray the life1
of University coeds as in "Heav-
enly Days?"


Music Group

Architecture Auditorium in con- P aEv -
nection with the SL Cinema ~
Money raised by sponsoring Mu Phi Epsilon, national profes-
this movie will be used to award sional music sorority, will hold a
w tn0 ch~aci +l hi ~~ cai

The supporting cast includes
over 100 coeds in dancing and sing-
ing choruses.

t $ 0uu scno arsnzp to an utstand-
ong junior woman on Installationj
The group will give a tea in
Aril in an attempt to form an
umnae group to do philan-
hropic work in the Ann Arbor
} Officers of Mortarboard include
7 Sanders, president; Donna
.ark, vice-president; Evie Brooks,
cretary; Grace Fink, treasurer;
Betty Ellis, projects; and Joan
Campbell, social chairman.
Other members of the organi-
zation are Beverly Arble, Nancy
Baehre, Judy Clancy, Sondra Dia-
n ond, Nancy Fitch, Lois Gauger,
Donna Hendleman, Jean Jones,
Folly Kurtz, Donna Clark, Mary
* E en Nielsen, Nancy Pridmore and
y Sidenburg.

musicale tomorrow at the home;
of Mrs. Blythe Stason, 1719 Her-
mitage Rd.
The program will be presented
by the sorority's 14 new members,
who were initiated on Feb. 15.
The new initiates include June
Howe, program chairman of the,
musicale and soprano soloist; Dor-
othy Skinkle, Ann Young, Phyllis
Bentley, Ann Pletta, Connie Jack-
son, Carol Leybourne, Ellen Sher-
man, pianists; Ida Nyperg, Jean
Caris, Joyce Thomas, Delores
Lowrey, vocalists; Jane Stoltz,
violinist and Camilla Heller, cel-
The women will perform works
by Mozart, Scarlatti, Beethoven,
Liszt, Puccine, Debussy and Bark-
Following the musicale, the in-
stallation of officers will take place.
These officers were elected on
March 8.
The new officers to be installed
are: Lucille Stansberry, president;
Jone Stoltz, vice-president; Ellen
Sherman, corresponding secretary;
Camilla Heller, recording secre-
tary; Ann Young, treasurer and
Joyce Roper, program chairman.
Other officers to be installed
are Betty Ellis and Lenore Brooks,
historians; Carol Van Asselt,
alumnae secretary; Faith Cook,
chorister; Carol Leybourne and
Ann Pletta, rushing co-chairmen;
Ida Nyberg, warden; June Howe,
chaplain and Connie Jackson, stu-
dent council representative.
An informal tea will follow the

costumes for "Vanity Flair."
Needles, thread and creative
instincts are running rampant
in the League sewing room as
Jackie Shields directs a bevy of
seamstresses, who are making
the gowns for the junior extrav-
Each "artist" on the committee
is allowed to use her own imagina-
tion in making the costumes. This
maintains interest in spite of the:
fact that much hard work is in-
volved in turning the volumes of
material into wearing apparel for
100 choristers.
The history of JGP dates back
to 1904 when six junior women
presented a skit in honor of the
graduating seniors. The skit was
an outgrowth of a suggestion by
Mrs. Myra Jorden, dean of women
at that time, to the juniors to en-
tertain the "staid seniors."
Most of the themes of JGP have
been centered around some phase
of college life, but in 1949 the
tradition was broken and a play

Three public performances of
the junior show will be staged at
the Mendelssohn Theater on Fri-
day and Saturday.
Curtain time will be 8 p.m. for
the evening shows on Friday and
Saturday and 2 p.m. for the Sat-
urday matinee.
Tickets will go on sale begin-
ning from 2 to 5 p.m. Monday at
the Mendelssohn box office in the
Tickets for the evening per-
formance will be 90 cents, while
75 cents will be charged for the
Saturday matinee.

This question will be answered
BEHIND THE scenes of the on Thursday when the senior
48th annual JGP production jun- women view the first performance
ior coeds are working from now of "Vanity Flair" as part of the
until show time to assemble the Senior Night program.

Students Faculty,
To Continue Use
Of League Room
The Student-Faculty Lounge,
opened last semester in the Ann
Arbor Room on the second floor of
the League, will continue its serv-
The lounge may be used by stu-
dents and faculty members from
8 a.m. to noon and 1to 5 p.m. Mon-
day through Friday.
'Either students or faculty mem-
bers may make reservations, and
they are asked to call Miss Vyn
in the Manager's Office of the
League at least two days in ad-
The room is furnished with in-
formal furniture to provide facili-
ties for review sessions, discus-
sions, conferences and informal
class periods.
Coffee will be served to groups
having reservations. Expenses will
be met by a "kitty," to which the
groups are asked to contribute,
and a special League fund.
Coeds will be scheduled to act I
as hostesses during the time the
room is reserved.
Dormitories provided the host-4
esses for the past three weeks, and
Panhellenic Association will sched-
ule affiliated coeds to greet guests
during the next few weeks.
It was decided to continue the
lounge after it was started on a
trial basis last semester:
Enough people are interested in
using the lounge to provide its
services again, said Alberta Co-
ehrt, who is charge of the lounge.1

1833 Washtenaw Ave.
9:30 A.M.: Sunday School.
11:00 A.M.: Sunday Morning Services.
Mar. 15-Substance.
11:00 A.M.: Primary Sunday School during the
morning service.
5:00 P M.: Sunday Evening Service.
8:00 P M.: Wednesday: Testimonial Service.
A free reading room is maintained at 339 South
Main Street where the Bible and all authorized
Christian Science literature may be read, bor-
rowed, or purchased.
The Reading Room is open daily except Sundays
and holidays from 11 to 5, Friday evenings from
7 to 9. and Sunday afternoons from 2:30 to
1511 Washtenaw Avenue
(The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod)
Alfred T. Scheips, Pastor
Sunday at 10:30: Service, with sermon by the
pastor, "A Constant Watch over our Hearts
and /Oinds."
Sunday at 5:30: Gamma Delta, Lutheran Student
Club, Supper and Program. Discussion, "The
Rights of My Government."
Wednesday, 12:30 to 12:55: Noon Lenten Devo-
tion, with sermonette by the pastor.
Wednesday at 7:30 P.M.: Midweek Lenten Vesper
Service, with sermon by the pastor.
(Disciples of Christy
Hill and Topoon Sts.
Rev. George Barger, Minister
10:45 A.M.: Morning Worship. Sermon: "That
Old Devil. Consequence."
Nursery for children during service.
9:45 A.M.: Church School.
* Student Guild House 438 Maynard
H. L. Pickerill, Director
Meeting at the Congregational Church 7:00 P.M.
Rev. Barger will discuss The Living Bible.
120 South State Street
Dwight S. Large, Erland J. Wangdahl,
Eugene A Ransom, Ministers
9:30 A.M.: Discussion Class, Pine Room.
10:45 A.M.: Worship, "These Are Blessed-The
Peace-Makers" Dr. Large preaching.
5:30 P.M.: Fellowship Supper 35c.
6:45 P.M.: Worship and Proaram. Miss Muriel
Lester will speak on "We Believe in Prayer."
8:30 P.M.: Bible Study Class.
Welcome to Wesley Foundation Rooms, open daily.
1432 Washtenaw Ave.
Rev, Henry Kuizenga, Minister
Rev. Charles Mitchell, Assistant Minister
Rev. Wm. S. Baker, University Pastor
Sunday Morning Services: 9:15 and 11:15 A.M.
Henry Kuizenga preaching, "The Emerging
Christ, rhe Opinion of the Disciple."
Sunday Morning 10:30: Student Bible Seminar.
Sunday Evening 6:30: Westminster Guild meeting.
The Mormon Faith will be represented.

North Division at Catherine
Rev. Henry Lewis, Rector
Miss Ada Mae Ames, Counselor for Women
8:00 A.M.: Holy Communion.
9:00 A.M.: Holy Communion with choir.
Commentary by Bishop Hubbard.
9:50 A.M.: Student Breakfast, Canterbury House.
11:00 A.M.: Church School.
11:00 A.M.: Order of Confirmation.
Sermon by Bishop Hubbard.
6:45 P.M.: University Student Seminars, Can-
terbury House, led by Dean Deborah Bacon
and the Rev. Wilbur R. Schutze.
8:00 P.M.: Family Prayer.
During the Week
Holy Communion: Wednesday and Thursday 7:00
A.M.: Friday 12:10 P.M.
Evening Prayer in the Chapel: Monday through
Saturday 5:30 P.M.
Morning Prayer in the Church: Tuesday and Fri-
day 7:00 A.M.
University Student Breakfast at Canterbury House:
Wednesday and Thursday following the service
in the church.
University Student Tea: Friday at Canterbury
House 4:00-5:30 P.M.
(Sponsored by the Christian Reformed Churches
of Michigan)
Washtenaw at Forest f
Rev. Leonard Verduin, Director
Phone 3-4332
10:00 A.M : Morning Worship, Rev. Leonard
7:30 P.M.: Evening Service, Rev. Verduin.
Rev. Leonard Parr, Minister
10:00-10:40 A.M.: Questionnaire Hour in May-
flower Room.
10:00 A.M.: Church School.
10:45 A.M.: Morning Worship.
Sermon "This I Believe"
IV That Progress Is Inevitable.
Rev. George Barger will discuss The Living Bible
at 7:00 P.M. in the Mayflower Room.
Sundays: 10:15, 11:00 A M., 7:30 P.M.
Thursdays: 7:30 P.M., Bible Study
G. Wheeler Utley, Minister
Hear: "The Herald of Truth"
WXYZ-ABC Network
Sundays: 1:00-1:30 PM.
(National Lutheran Council)
Hill Street at South Forest Ave.
Henry O. Yoder, D.D., Pastor
Sunday-9:25 A.M.: Bible Class.
10:30 A.M.: Worship Service-Sermon by Pastor
Yoder "Not a King but a Servant."
7:00 P.M.- LSA Meeting-Mr. Otto Betz of Ger-
many, "Experiences in Russian Prison Camp."
Wednesday-7:30 P.M.: Lenten Service.
State and Huron Streets, Phone 2-1121
Wm. C. Bennett, Pastor
10:00 A.M.: Bible School.
11:00 A.M.: "The God of Revelation and Redemp-
6:15 P.M.: Grace Bible Guild supper.
7:30 P.M.: "Be Thou Clean."
Monday, 7:30: Bible Class.
Wednesday, 8:00: Prayer Meeting.
A Friendly Church where the Word is Preached.





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The Union Social Commit-
tee will present its regular Sun-
day evening record dance from
8 to 10:30 p.m. tomorrow in the
small ballroom of the Union.
No charge will be made, and all
interested couples are invited
to attend.

the $100 Mortarboard scholar-
, to be awarded to an outstand-
junior woman, may be picked
at any time in theI.eagye Un-
rgraduate Office. Interviewing
ill take place April 15, 16 and 17.
ACCOMPANIST - Any person
interested in acting as accompanist
frteBallet Club is asked to call
'era Simon, 2-3225. Club meetings
are held on Thursday nights.
* * *
MICHIFISH - There will be a
meeting of all Michifish members
at 9 a.m. today in the Union Pool.
Block M practice for the group'sj
Union Open House show will be
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423 South Fourth Ave.
Walter S. Press, Pastor
William H. Bos, Minister to Students
Irene Applin Boice, Director of Music
10:45 A.M.: Worship Service. Sermon by Rev.
Press, "We Believe in the Forgiveness of Sins."
7:00 P.M.: Student Guild at Lane Hall.
Wednesday, 7:30 P.M.: Lenten Service.
Sermon by Rev. Schmale.

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502 E. Huron
C. H. Loucks, Minister
9:45 A.M.: Student Bible class: Isaiah 55 to 66.
11:00 A.M.: Church Worship: "Barren Prosperity."
6:30 P.M.: Roger Williams Guild meets in the
Chapman Room before going to the Methodist
Church to hear Miss Murial Lester, outstanding
Christian leader.

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