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WAGE FOUR

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S The
City Editor's_
SCRATCH
PAD
By ERIC VETTER
Daily City Editor
JOINT JUDICIARY'S "secrecy" policy has
started the organization on the road
backward.
A product of recent years, Judiciary ap-
peared to have reached full maturity at
the beginning of the school year. The
young struggling years were behind and
It no longer needed the aid and coopera-
tion of other groups to stand on its own.
Now, however, Judiciary appears to be
heading in the other direction. It is los-
ing the respect and confidence of those
who have worked with it and those who
have lent support in past years.1
The ill advised secrecy policy on group
discipline cases, which was adopted at the
beginning of the senirester is beginning to
make its effects felt. By refusing to make
public the names of groups involved, the
circumstances and penalties involved at
the time discipline is undertaken by Judi-
ciary, the campus judicial body is causing
embarassment for itself and the University.
More important, it is causing the o-ganiza-
tio to lose respect of the student body.
The picture Is thrown in bold focus fol-
lowing the violation of University regula-
tions by Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity.
Deke spokesmen claim the theft of two,
water pitchers from the American Legion
Memorial Home was responsible for a $1,000
fine and the placing of a resident advisor in
the fraternity house. Past misdeeds were cit-
ed as a reason for the severity of the penalty.
Judiciary members, rather than clear
the situation up with a statement as to
the real nature of the circumstances be-
hind the fine, have left themselves open
for criticism from all quarters by refusing
to comment. To all who have read the
news stories of the incident and heard
radio accounts, the Joint Judiciary at
the University of Michigan appears to be
a most unjust organization. If a frater-
nity can be fined $1,000 for the theft of
two water pitchers by four members of
the fraternity, the student body at the
University needs some other organization
to judge student misconduct.
Because of its short sighted, naive public,
information policy, Joint Judiciary is in
danger of losing the confidence of the stu-
dent body. Similar cases will arise in the
future. Rumor, half-truths and falsehoods
circulate rapidly following penalties on
house groups. Only by making public the
facts at the time action is taken can Judi-
ciary dispell misinformation. Judiciary
must reconsider its policy stand. It must ,
come forward with clarification of the Deke
case. It must begin to act again in a- res-
ponsible fashion.

A Cut-Bach
To International Understanding

' Ya"Thinking About My Security Or Yours?"

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JUST AT THE time that understanding
of foreign peoples and countries is most
needed throughout the world, Congressional
budget-cutters have hindered one of the
best means for promoting such understand-
ing.
The Fulbright Scholarship funds, which
enable students from the United States
to live and study for nearly a year's time
in any one of a multitude of foreign coun-
tries, and which bring hundreds of for-
eign students to this country for gradu-
ate work, have been cut approximately
in half by Congress. The number of Am-
erican students who will be able to study
abroad in future years will come to about

one-fourth of the present total, because
of the way in which Congress legislated
the reductions.
Curiously, while the United States is mtft
proudly extolling its position, both here and,
abroad, as the Enlightened Leader of the
Free Western World, it has seriously cur-
tailed one of the most effective means of
securing future informed ileadership
throughout the world.
Hopefully another Congress, which does
not so openly stand against educated "egg-
head" leaders, will restore the cuts made
by the present session and put the Fulbright
Scholarship program back on its feet.
-Dorothy Myers

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TODAY AND TOMORROW:
The Oppenheimer Case

DAILY OFFICIAL BULLETIN

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(Continued from Page 2)
D. Roe -- Teacher needs: Elementary;
Kdg. thru sixth. Jr. High: Core, Math.,
Science. Language, Commercial, Health
Ed., Art, Music, Audio-Visual, Librar-
ian, Driver Training, Remedial Read-
ing, Counselors.
Thurs., April 22
Northville, Michigan - E. V. Ellison
-Teacher needs: High School: Instru-
mental Music, Art, Science, English,
Accellerated Reading, (Northville is
about 23 miles from Ann Arbor.
Davison, Michigan-C. J. Thomson-
Teacher needs: Band, Machine Shop,
English and Latin, English and French.
If you would like to be interviewed by
either one or more of the above School
Representatives, contact the Bureau
of Appointments, 3528 Admin. Bldg.,
NO-3-1511, Ext. 489, It is advisable to
call at least a day in advance to be
sure there will be time available for
you.
Si PERSONNEL INTERVIEWS
Tuesday
Ed. Schuster & Co., Inc., a Milwaukee
department store, will have a represen-
tative at the Bureau of Appointments
on April 20 to interview June and
August men and women graduates in
Bus Amd.rLSA nfPr the store's Man-
J. L. Hudson Co. of Detroit will vis-
it the campus on April 20 to talk with
June men and women graduates, Bus.
Ad. or LS&A, about trainee positions in
Buyin andMerchandising,
RylLiverpool Insurance Group,
New York City, will be at the Bureau
on April 20 to interview June and Aug.-
ust men graduates in Bus. Ad. or LS&A
for the firm's training program leading
to positions as Sales Promotion Repre-
sentative, Risk Analyst, Special Agent,
or Administrative Assistant.
Canada Life Assurance Co. will have a
representative on the campus on April
20 to talk withJune men graduates
Saboutpositions in life insurance sales,
Students wishing to schedule appoint-
ments to see any of the companies list-
ed above may contact the Bureau of
Appointments, 3528 Administration
Bldg., Ext. 371.

By WALTER LIPPMANN
THERE IS A fundamental .rule of a free
press that when a case is in the courts,
the proceedings may be reported but all
comment, whether direct or indirect, must
be withheld. Indeed, to comment on a case
which is being tried is to be in spirit and,
depending on the usages of the jurisdiction,
literally in contempt of court.
The charges brought against Dr. Op-
penheimer, on which the Gray-Morgan-
Evans Board is. now sitting, are of a very
great-indeed they approach a capital--
gravity. He must answer to "allegations
which, until disproved, raise questions as
to your veracity, conduct, and even your
loyalty."
What is alleged is not bad judgment or
youthful indiscretion but acts which, if
they have been committed, are very serious
crimes. Now if these allegations were be-
ing tried and determined in the- judicial
system of the country, the journalistic rule
of no comment would surely apply. But the
fact is that they are not being tried in the
judicial system. They are being tried be-
fore an administrative tribunal.
Because of that I believe that public com-
ment is justified, and, in my view, required
at this point.
The point which I wish to make does
not reflect in any way on those who now
have the case under trial-that is to say
on the Board of which Mr. Gordon Gray
is chairman, on the Atomic Energy Com-
mission, of which Admiral Strauss is
chairman, and on the Joint Committee
of Congress, of which Rep. Sterling Cole
is the chairman and Sen. Hickenlooper
the ranking member from the Senate.
The point which has to be raised is that
they are trying a case in which enormous
consequences depend upon the conclusive-
ness of their judgment on issues-veracity
and loyalty-which can be determined fin.
ally only by the courts.
THE ALLEGATIONS require a conclusive
verdict. Either Dr. Oppenheimer has
lied, or the charge that he has lied is false.
Either heahas beendisloyal orthe charge
that he has been disloyal is false. There is
nothing in between guilt and innocence on
these two allegations.
Lying and disloyalty are not matters of
degree. They are not matters on which

there can be differences of opinion. The
evidence on which the allegations oef ly
ing and disloyalty are based can be prov-
ed or disproved.
The paramount question at this point is
whether the issues can' be judged with that
finality by administrative tribunals and
administrative agencies.
Finality of judgment depends not only
upon the thoroughness, the penetration, the
judiciousness, and the independence of
the board, the commission, and the Con-
gressional committee. It depends also on
whether the public will accept their find-
ings as conclusive and final. This is a case
which has to be judged now,, not left un-
settled and to be dragged about from one
tribunal to another and from one Congres-
sional committee to another.
This would mean, it seems to me, that
there should be a concerted effort by
the prosecutors and by the defense to
bring the issues of veracity and loyalty
before the courts. Certainly that should
be their object if there is any issue which'
cannot be disposed of conclusively and
in effect unanimously by the administra-
tive tribunal which is now trying the case.
by the Atomic Energy Commission and
by the Joint Committee.
The case is one in which the verdict must
be conviction or acquittal of very serious
crimes. It is imperative that when the ver-
dict is reached, it shall be final.
It ought to be unnecessary for us to re-
mind ourselves what enormous consequences
will flow from this case. There is at stake
the life and the work of a man-a man who
has performed historic service and is of the
greatest eminence in the highest realms of
science.
There is put to the test the capacity of
our institutions to protect the innocent
and to punish the guilty. We cannot af-
ford to fail in that test. We shall have
failed in it unless the judgment that is
reached is conclusive, unless the judgment
is one that no reasonable and disinter-
ested man in the civilized world can
question.
To get a verdict of this kind it may not
be enough to rely alone upon the new and
little tested procedure of administrative in-
quiry. We should have it in mind from the
beginning that it' may also be necessary to
subject the verdict to the judicial process.
(Copyright, 1954, New York Herald Tribune, Inc.)

ON THE
WASHINGTON
MERRY-GO-IIOUN I

WITH DREW PEARSON
W ASHINGTON-It is no secret that Joe McCarthy has been nursing
S as a trump card the charge that Communists held up production
of the hydrogen bomb and that Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer, onetime
head of Los Alamos, was responsible. Joe had planned to spring this
charge in his Texas speech April 21 so its headlines would blanket the
newspapers next day when the Senate probe of the McCarthy-Cohn-
Army fracas begins.

It has also been no secret that the H-bomb was delayed-not
18 months as Joe alleged-but for about three months. And the
story of the delay was published in this column on Jan. 23, 1950,
before Joe made any of his charges about Communism in govern-
ment.
The backstage story did not involve Communistic motives, but, as E
chairman Sterling Cole of the joint Atomic Energy Committee, a Re-
publican, has stated, honest differences of opiniin.
Four years have passed since the question of whether or not th#
U.S.A. should build the hydrogen bomb was beaten by the Truman
cabinet, and during that time many people have forgotten the doubts
and misgivings of that period. They have also forgotten how Henry
L. Stimson, a Republican who served in the cabinets of Taft anda
Hoover, proposed to Truman that the United States share the secret
of the atomic bomb with Russia. Elder statesman Stimson, no traitor
to his country, was overruled by Truman, but he sincerely believed at'
that time, 1945, that we could still get along with Russia and should+
share our most precious secret.
BACKSTAGE STORY
H ERE ARE EXCERPTS from the story of the hydrogen-bomb de-
bate, as recorded in this column when the battle was hot, Jan. 23,j
1950, four years before McCarthy decided to dig it up as a national
issue:
"At a secret meeting with General Bradley, atomic energy
chairman Lilienthal made a last-ditch, emotional plea against the
hydrogen bomb. In effect, he said: 'We must exhaust every means
of reaching an agreement with Russia to outlaw atomic warfare
before we make this bomb. We should appeal over the heads of
the Kremlin to the Russian people. They will force Stalin to come
to terms.

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PERSONNEL REQUESTS.
The Food Machinery and Chemical
Corp. would be pleased to hear from
June graduates in Chemistry or Chem-
ical Engineering whorare interested In
Westvaco Chemical or any other divi-
sions of the corporation.
The Illinois Civil Service Commission
has anounced examinations for job op-
portunities in many fields including po-
sitions as, Child Guidance Counselor,
Child welfare Worker, Laboratory Tech-
nician, Personnel Assistant, Psychiatric
Social Worker, Recreation Worker, San-
itary Engineer, and State Library As-
sistant. Ilinois residence requirements
have been waived for many of the ex-
aminations being given.
The Board of U.S. Civil Service Ex-
aminers of the Veterans Administration
Hospital, Dearborn, Mich., is offering
examinations for probational appoint-
ments as Medical Laboratory Techni-
cian, Medical X-Ray Technician, Den-
tal Technician, Dental Assistant, and
Practical Nurse.
The Pure Oil Company, Chicago, Ill.,
is interested in receiving applications
from June graduates for its Manage-
ment Training Program for pre-super-
visory employees in Engineering, Sci-
ence, and Management.
The Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army,
In Detroit, Mich., is looking for an Ac-
countant.
Russell-Miller Milling Co., Minne-
apolis, Minn., has openings for recent
or June men graduates in Chemistry
or Chemical Engineering for positions
in the fields of flour, wheat, prepared
mixes, and poultry nutrition.
Harvard Uivrit.Cambridee e s.

Doctoral Examination for Robert
Stearns Butsch, Zoology; thesis: "The
Life History and Ecology of the Red-
Backed Vole, Clethrionomys gapperi
gapperi vigors, In Minnesota," Fri.,
April 16, 3030 Museum, at 9 a.m. Chair-
man, W. H. Burt.
Doctoral Examination for william
Potter Davis,' Jr., Physics; thesis: "The
Lateral Structure of Large Air Showers
at High Altitude," Fri., April 16, East
Council Room, Rackham Bldg., at 1:30
p.m. Acting Chairman, D. A. Glaser.
Doctoral Examination for Azire Block
Segal, Psychology; thesis: "The Predic-
tion of Expressed Attitudes toward the
Mother," Fri., April 16, 7611 Haven Hall,
at 2 p.m. Chairman, G. S. Blum.
Doctoral Examination for John Pat-
erson, English Language and Literature;
thesis: "The Return of the Native: A
Student in the Ge-nesis and Develop-
ment of a Novel," Sat., April 17, East
Council Room, Rackham Bldg., at 9
a.m. Chairman, A. L. Bader.
Student Recital. Esther Miller Reigel,
pianist, will present a recital in par-
tial fulfillment of the requirements
for the degree of Bachelor of Music, at
8:30 Saturday evening, April 17, in Au-
ditorijum A, Angell Hall, A pupil o
John KAllen, Miss Regelawill play com-
positions by Bach, Beethoven, Bartok,
Debussy, Chopin, and Mendelssohn. Her
program will be open to the general
public.
Events Today
Fluid Dynamics Laboratory Planning
Group will meet today at 3 p.m.
244 West Engineering Building. Pro-
fessor John McNown, of the State Uni-
versity of Iowa, will discuss laboratory
developments. Interested parties in-
vited.
Lutheran Student Association. Good
Friday Services will be held at the Lu-
theran Student Chapel, Hill and'Forest
Ave., at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Holy
Communion will follow the 1:30 Service.
Episcopal Student Foundation. Three-
Hour Service (12-3) with coffee and
hot-cross buns following at Canter-
bury House.
Episcopal Student Foundation, The
Way of the Cross, this evening at 8
p.m. Coffee hour following at Canter-
bury House.
S.R.A. Coffee Hour, Lane Hall, from
4:30 to 6:00 p.m.
University Lutheran Chapel, 1511
Washtenaw: Good Friday Service, 1:00
to 1:50, with the Rev. Alfred Scheips
preaching on "Why We Glory in the
Wondrous Cross."
The Congregational-Disciples Guild.
Individual Communion-Meditation in
Guild House Chapel, 12:30-5:30 p.m.
Coming Events
Work Day at the Fresh Air Camp for
all those who have attended Fresh-
man Rendezvous, Sat., April 17. Come
to breakfast at Lane Hall at 7 a.m.
Transportation provided. We will be
back in Ann Arbor at 7 p.m. Call Lane
Hall for reservation.
Phi Beta Kappa. Initiation Banquet,
Michigan Union, Thurs., April 22, at
6:30 p.m. Prof. David Rlesman, Profes-
sor of Social Science at the University
of Chicago will be the speaker. Reser-
vations should be made at the office of
the Secretary, Hazel M. Losh, Observa-
tory, by Monday afternoon, April 19.
Members of other Chapters are Invited.
Lydia Mendelssohn Box Office will
open Mon., April 19, a 10 a.m. for the
sale of tickets for th Department of
Speech premiere production of Eugene
Hochman's 1953 Hopwood winning play,
Veranda on the Highway, which will
be presented in the Lydia Mendelssohn
Theatre April 22, 23 and 24, at 8 p.m.
Tickets are available for $1.20-90c-60c,
with a special student rate of 50c in
effect opening night. All seats are re-
served.
The Inter-Arts Union will hold its
weekly meeting 2 p.m. Saturday in the
League. All interested persons are in-
vited,
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CURRENT MOVIES

A rchitecture Auditorium
GENTLEMAN'S AGREEMENT, with
Gregory Peck and Dorothy McGuire,
JUST AT THE END of World War II, the
Hollywood movie studios underwent some-
thing like a small Renaissance. There was
a break in the steady output of mediocre,
reliable films assuring a mediocre, reliable
audience that all was for the. best in this
best of all possible worlds. There was an
attempt to face up honestly to some of the
immediate problems. Some of these pic-
tures, like The Best Years Of Our Lives,
succeeded completely. Not only did they
get their material from the troubled society
around them, but they turned it into imag-
inative, exciting films. Others, like Gentle-
man's Agreement, although they rely some-
times on shopworn dramatic and film tech-
niques, still have the excitement of dealing
with fresh, important ideas.
The problem in Gentleman's Agreement
is anti-Semiticism. It is treated in its
most widespread form: in the intelligent
liberal who says that some of his best
friends are Jews, but who goes along with
the restricted hotels and residential areas
because one man's opinion doesn't mean
much, after all. The attitude and the
type have become a cliche, but they are
not less real and vicious for that.
Gregory Peck plays a writer for a big,
liberal magazine, assigned to do a series on
anti-Semitism. He decides to pass for Jew-
ish himself, and make the series autobio-
graphical. He gets more than he bargained
for: his sensitive, enlightened fiance, Dor-
othy McGuire, in the name of-good breed-
ing and good taste, almost abandons him
to his ruthless honesty. But probably the
weakest poinc in the picture is Miss Mc-
Guire's convresion to genuine tolerance. It
is an eleventh hour affair, after she devel-
oped in the opposite direction all through
the rest of the movie. Occasionally, too, the
picture is weakened when it philosophizes
about tolerance when it should be drama-
tizing it. For the most part, though, it is an
exciting and honest movie.
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OPERETTA-Gilbert and
directed by Jerry Bilik:
and "Thespis."

Sullivan Society
"The Sorcerer"

LAST NIGHT'S performance featured the
world premier of "Thespis," which was
the first operetta on which Gilbert and Sul-
livan collaborated, but to which the original
Sullivan score has been lost. The enterpris-
ing Mr. Bilik has therefore.composed a new
score in the style of Sullivan, and has done
so with almost unbelievable success. It is
no exaggeration to say that the new score
has captured the same delightfully nonsen-
sical flavor that we find in the best of Sul-
livan's music. The whole score is full of
tunes with exactly the catchiness that their
subject demands, it is grateful for the sing-
ers, and the orchestration is deft and witty.
I can see no reason for this work to die
with the performances of this weekend. It
could surely hold the stage with the G&S
operettas. Gilbert's book is by no means the
potboiler one might be led to expect. The
ending is somewhat anticlimactic, but the
plot moves rapidly, and there are many
amusing lines.
The casts of both operettas performed
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with skill and obvious relish of their parts,
and I wish I could single them all out by
name. This being impossible, the names of
the most prominent characters will have
to suffice. In "Thespis" Dave Dow, Mary
Ann Belin, Ara Berberian, and Sidney
Straight were properly dignified as the
slightly seedy Olympian gods whose places
are usurped for one year by a group of
mortals. And Jimmie Lobaugh, looking
like a combination of Captain Marvel and
the man on the flying trapeze, was very
much in evidence as Mercury, the all-too-
efficient messenger. As the mortals, Dawn
Waldron was most charming as Nicemis,
the heroine, and John Geralt handled the
role of Sparkeion with assurance and
ease. Alan Geralt handled the role of
ease. Alan Crofoot contributed his unusual
abilities as Thespis, and Joanne Wilson
was a very attractive Paphne. The chorus
did its chores well and the set was an ef-
fective one.
"The Sorcerer" was performed on the first
half of the program. The story of the extra-
ordinary carryings-on which take place on
the day of a village wedding. If the per-
formance of the Sorcerer seemed a little
slow-moving, Gilbert's book is probably
largely at fault, as it moves at a rather lies-
urely pace. Lynn Tanel made a gracious
Aline, and she sang well. Clarence Steph-
enson, as Alexis, seemed a bit stiff, but
then, so do all G&S heroes. He contributed
some very amusing moments to the show.
Marion Mercer was the ideal picture of the
ladv who has seen hetter davs, and Jimmie

"Lilienthal speaks for a tormented group of scientists who made will have positions open to June women
the atomic bombs used at Hiroshima and Nagasaki and who agreed graduates as Medical Laboratory Tech-
-somewhat against their better judgment-that the bombs should nicians (chemistry or biology back-
be doppd o eney ctie. #ground), Secretaries, Office Assistants,
be dropped on enemy cities. Library Trainees, Course Assistants
"It is sill a secret in the files of the Manhattan District, but the (background in Economics or related
atomic scientists were sharply divided into three groups. One did not subjects), Computers and Research As-
want the bomb used at all. They urged that the President announce sistants (math or physics background)
For additional information about
that we had the bomb and would use it unless the enemy surrendered. these and other employment opportu-
''Group No. 2 wanted the atomic bomb dropped over an unin- nities, contact the Bureau of Appoint-
ments, 3528 Administration Bldg., Ext.
371.
"Group No. 3 approved the action taken at Hiroshima. This in-
cluded Dr. Robert Oppenheimer and Dr. Harold Urey. Lectures
"But when the photographs of seared flesh and the medical
reports from Nagasagki and Hiroshima came back, these scientists Psyeology CoLlqu , ,aus ceFors of
went through the tortures of the damned. Their souls were on Conflict," Dr. Fritz Heider of the Uni-
fire, and they started a burning private crusade against the hy- versity of Kansas, Fri., April 16, 4:15
drogen bomb that has divided the Atomic Energy Commission. p.m., Aud. C, Angell Hall.
"The spirit of these scientists was expressed by Dr. Oppenheimer! a dm i A1J
to a Congressional hearing as follows: 'Many times we scientists I L5dU a e
thought the war might end before we had a bomb. But some of us Logic Seminar will meet Fri., Apr. 16
did not stop because we wanted the world to see the atomic bomb. at 4 p.m., in 411 Mason Hall, when
Prof. R. C. Lyndon will speak on "Un-
It was to us the greatest argument for world peace.' decidable Theories."
STRAUSS STRONGLY BACKED Graduate Examination in Zoology.
The first two parts of the Graduate
"rFHESE SCIENTISTS and Lilienthal are planning to organize a Examination in zoology will be given
o on Sat., April 17. Part 1, 9-12 a.m.;
C lobby of church groups to carry on the 'crusade' after Lilienthal's Part 2, 2-5 p.m. Room 2091 Natural Sci-
resignation from the atomic commission in February. ence. All students working toward the
"The other side in the hydrogen-bomb argument is championed doctorate in Zoology are required to
take the examination once each year
by a philosopher and ex-banker, Lewis Strauss. Strauss is quoted as until it is passed at thepreliminary
saying, 'all hope of international agreement to outlaw the atom bomb level.
was killed when Russia refused to accept the Baruch proposals for j
inspection. That was the great shock of our times. Now we cannot 16 4:ronomical o ourvtry. ir. Eur
afford not to make the new hydrogen born ,.'We must maintain our gene B. Turner of the Physics Depart-
superiority over any possible aggressor. is the chief hope left ment will speak on "Application of
} Shock Tube Techniques in Experimental
for peace. Astrophysics."

"From the beginning of the Atomic Energy Commission, Lili-
enthal and Strauss have been in different corners. During the
first year, Strauss was a lone dissenter. He offered to resign,
but President Truman refused. Today, Strauss is the majority
leader in the commission and his view on the hydrogen bomb is
backed by both the National Security Council and the Atomic
lEnergy Committee of Congress.I
"The difficult decision of whether to build the dread hydrogen
bomb is now up to President Truman."
* * *' *
LOOKING BACK
THE ABOVE is the basic story of the debate over the H-bomb.-
't Since then, other details have become known, but it doesn't
change the basic story. It has become known, for instance, that the
debate over building the H-bomb began right after the Russians ex-
ploded their first A-bomb on Sept. 23, 194q. During the debate, how-E
ever, our scientific work on the H-bomb continued, so that little if any
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The Seminar in Potential Theory will
meet at 4 p.m. on Fri., April 16, in 3010
Angeli Hall. Dr. J. L. Ullman will speak
on "The Maximum Principle for Har-
monic Functions."
DR. J. ROBERT Oppenheimer is
one of the nation's most bril-
liant scientists. The contribution
he made to the atomic strength of
the United States through his
work at Los Alamos and elsewhere
has been surpassed by no other
individual, Such eminently quali-
fled spokesmen as Dr. Hans Bethe,
president of the American Physi-
cal Society, say that we might not
have even had the atomic bomb,
without his genius.

Sixty-Fourth Year
Edited and managed by students of
the University of Michigan under the
authority of the Board in Control of
Student Publications.
Editorial Staff
Harry Lunn...........Managing Editor
Eric Vetter................City Editor
Virginia Voss..........Editorial Director
Mike Wolff........Associate City Editor
Alice B. Silver. Assoc. Editorial Director
Diane D. AuWerter.... .Associate Editor
Helene Simon........Associate Editor
Ivan Kaye................Sports Editor
Paul Greenberg.... Assoc. Sports Editor
Marilyn Campbell......Women's Editor
Kathy Zeisler....Assoc. Women's Editor
Chuck Kelsey ......Chief Photographer
Business Staff
Thomas Treeger.. Business Manager
William Kaufman Advertising Manager
Harlean Hankin....Assoc. Business Mgr.
William Seiden........Finance Manager
Don Chisholm....Circulation Manager
Telephone NO 23-24-1

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