FRIDAY, OCTOBER Z9, I954
THE MICHIGAN DAILY
FRIDAY, OCTOBER ~9, 1954 THE MICHIGAN DAILY PAGE THREE
Television Lessons Help
Solve Education Crisis
By CAROL NORTH
For a nation that prides itself
on its'high level of public educa-
tion, statistics show that there are
approximately 3.5 million illiter-
ates in this country.
More figures tell of at least 700,-
000 public school students who were
forced to attend classes only half-
time because of a lack of school
rooms last year. The increasing
shortage of qualified teachers is
These are the facts of America's
crisis in education. Educational
television is now playing an in-
creasingly important role in solv-
ing this problem.
ETV has brought better teach-
ing into the nation's schoolrooms;
constructive after school TV pro-
grams to children; more and bet-
ter cultural programs to those who
want them; high school and col-
lege courses into the homes for
adults and increased know-how to
farmers, w o r k e r s ,housewives,
craftsmen and business men.
By 1950 more money was being
spent on tickets to classical music
concerts than for admission to
The ETV movement has now
penetrated, in one degree or an-
other, well over 100 communities
in almost every state and in three
A license to operate an ETV
station may be held by any recog-
nized educational or cultural insti-
tution, including a non-profit or-
ganization established for the pur-
pose, but not by state or munici-
pal governments as such. Stations
must be available to all education-
al and cultural institutions within
their broadcast area.
Stations Not Commercial
ETV stations are non-commer-
cial and non-profit; air time can-
not be sold. The locally owned and
operated stations complement rath-
er than compete with commercial
From necessity educational TV
must be free from dependence
upon advertising, free of the re-
strictions of commercial telecast-
ing, free of strictly limited time
segments, free to program for au-
diences of small size and free to
experiment with ideas and tech-
Stations in rural communities
add new outlooks to the traditional
agricultural extension work of fed-
eral and state governments. In
case of emergency, experts could
brief more farmers in a single TV
demonstration than could be reach-
ed by county agents working over-
time for weeks or months.
Tickets for the Indiana football
game may be brought to the Union
student offices from 3 to 5 p.m. to-
day, for resale from 9:45 a.m. to
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Jeffery was joined by his daugh-
ter Joan, 22, who had slipped a
over her bathrobe. "My aunt is
badly crippled by arthritis," Miss
Jeffery said. "She is going to leave
for Texas in a few weeks to spend
The time was now 5 a.m. and
the house which was once the
residence of University president
Hutchins was still an inferno.
Students, some of them in paja-
mas and bathrobes, were still
milling about at 5:10, two hours
after the blaze had begun.
"I don't think that there's any
hope for that house," one of them
said. "Why are they shooting that
hose down there when the flames
are on top," shouted another, as
the firemen continued fighting
Bring Out Purse
At 5:15 the firemen brought out
Mrs. Hendrikson's purse and gave
it to Joan. It was completely
"Isn't it funny," she said, only
now realizing the implications, "we
were just speaking together. I just
spoke to my aunt a couple of hours
An ambulance drove up at 5:18.
Firemen carried a stretcher into
the house which was now smoking,
although all the flames had been
There was frost on its windows
as the ambulance drove away.
Dawn was breaking. The sign with
the red blinking light that had
been hastily placed on the corner
of Monroe and Packard read
UNION OPERA DIRECTOR FRED EVANS LOOKS OVER
"HAIL TO VICTOR!" SCRIPT
Evans Arrives To Direct
Allt Male Mu,
The Union Opera swung into
high gear this week as Fred Evans
arrived from New York to take
over directing duties for this year's
show, "Hail to Victor!"
A 30-year veteran of show busi-
ness, Evans has directed the Opera
for five of its 35-year history.
"The music for this year's show
sounds excellent," Evans said.
"It's even better than the last two
shows." Evans pointed out that
there were the usual problems of
selecting scenery and costumes
and planning the staging for the
sica l Show
"The boys always do an excel-
lent job," he commented, although
the Opera must wgrk on a close
Casting for the production, will
probably be completed early next
week, according to Jay Grant, '55,
general chairman. Local perform-
ances are scheduled for Dec. 8, 9
and 10, with a six-stop roadshow
tour during Christmas vacation.
This year's opera was written by
Murry Frymer, '56, and tells the
story of how coeds first came to
Phone NO 23-24-1
LINES 1 DAY 3 DAYS 6 DAYS
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3 .77 1.95 3.23
4 .99 2.46 4.31
Figure 5 average words to a line.
Classified deadline, 3 P.M. daily.
11:00 A.M. Saturday
LOST AND FOUND
OMEGA Calendar-Graph Watch. Lost
Saturday evening on campus. Sub-
stantial reward. Paul Wolfe, NO
LOST-Gold Elgin watch-Reward. Call
G. Burlingame NO 3-1531, ext. 104 )29A
"PURCHASE FROM PURCHASE"
SPECIAL, tripod with pan-head.
Regular $13.75, now $9.95
Purchase Camera Shop
1116 S. University Phone NO 8-6972
9x12 GRASS RUG for living room or
porch, grey,. $10. Two office chairs,
all wood, $5 each. All in good con-
dition. Call NO 2-9020. )119B
1951 CUSTOM FORD, heater, over-
drive, low mileage. NO 2-2395 after
6 p.m. )115B
1950 CHEVROLET DELUXE, clean with
radio, heater and very good tires.
Original owner. Must sell $450. NO
3-1261. 1420 Henry Street. )118B
'52 ENGLISH SINGER, 4 passenger Con-
vertible Sport, Similar to MG, 35 miles
to gal., 90 MPH, $700 or highest of-
fer. Call Dawson, NO 2-3256 around
meal times. )112B
1946 DODGE, Radio, Heater, Spotlight,
Good Tires, $225, Private Owner, NO
BEAUTIFUL SKI SUIT, navy gabar-
dine with red trim, $20.00. Also aqua
knit suit, $7. Both in excellent con-
dition. Size 12-14. NO 2-9656 )111B
1950 CHEVROLET 2 door sedan, top
notch condition throughout, nearly
new tires, only $695. Fitzgerald-Jor-
dan, 607 Detroit NO 8-8141. )110B
NEVER USED $90 RCA AM-FM Radio
plus $35 in PhonorAttachments (33 &
45) $125 value for $78. NO 3-2569.
TEN CARS ALL PRICED UNDER $100.
Chevies, Fords, Plymouths. The big
lot across from the downtown car-
port. Huron Motor Sales. 222 W.
Washington, NO 2-4588. )103B
1947 PLYMOUTH four door sedan, radio
and heater. The big lot across from
the downtown carport. Huron Motor
Sales. 222 W. Washington. NO 2-4588.
1949 CHEVROLET two door, blue, radio,
heater. One owner, real nice. The
big lot across from the downtown
carport. Huron Motor Sales. 222 W.
Washington. NO 2-4588. )101B
1950 Buick four door with radio
and heater, one owner car.
Very low mileage. $645.
1951 Henry "J" two door Cor-
sair DeLuxe with radio and
1950 FORD custom make four
door, radio and heater. $595.
1949 Chevrolet Station Wagon,
four door, low mileage. $425.
1948 KAISER four door, radio,
heater and overdrive. This
car was owned by a mechanic.
Excellent condition. $195.
1949 FORD custom 6, two door
club coupe, radio, heater, all
new tires. $375.
1941 OLDSMOBILE, good run-
ning car. $95.
1935 FORD two door. $65.
Two used car lots: 503 E. Huron,
NO 2-3261; East Ann Arbor, cor-
ner of Packard and Platt, NO
Both lots open evenings till 9:00
Herb Estes, Inc.
1947 DODGE two door, green, radio
and heater. The big lot across from
downtown carport. Huron Motor
Sales, 222 W. Washington, NO 2-4588.
1946 CHEVROLET CLUB COUPE, new
overhaul, good rubber, radio and heat-
er. The big lot across from the car
port. Huron Motor Sales. 222 W. Wash-
ington. NO 2-4588. )76B
1949 PLYMOUTH Convertible, Radio,
Heater, runs perfect, good top. The
big lot across from downtown car-
port. Huron Motor Sales, 222 W.
Washington. NO 2-4588. )64B
1949 FORD, 2 door Sedan. Radio, heat-
er, and overdrive. Price $365. Fitz-
gerald-Jordan, 607 Detroit. Phone NO
STANDARD PICA typewriter. Good con-
dition. Reasonable, 830 S. Main. )21B
ARMY-NAVY type Oxfords-$6.88. Sox,
39c; shorts, 69c; military supplies.
Sam's Store, 122 E. Washington. )26B
FREE LIVING ACCOMMODATIONS-
on campus for married couple in ex-
change for household duties. NO
ROOMS FOR RENT
DOUBLE ROOM for Male Students.
Campus-excellent location. Congen-
ial house. 213 N. Thayer. Phone NO
ROOMS FOR RENT
TWO SINGLE ROOMS for rent, refrig-
erator privileges,. furnished. Few
blocks from campus. Inquire 906
Greenwood. Phone NO 2-7108. )14D
ROOMS FOR FOOTBALL WEEKENDS.
Reserve rooms now. Student Room
Bureau. No fee charged. NO 3-8454. )4D
ROOMS FOR FOOTBALL WEEKENDS.
Reserve rooms now at the Campus
Tourist Homes. 518 E. William (near
State St.) Ph. NO 3-8454. )3D
STUDENT MEAL JOB. Counter help
and kitchen help. Some resturant ex-
perience desired. Apply after 4 p.m.
Bermuda Cafe, 808 South State. )15H
R. A. MADDY-VIOLIN MAKER. Fine
instruments, Accessories, Repairs. 310
S. State, upstairs. Phone NO 2-5962.
WASHING-Finished work and hand
ironing. Rough dry and wet washing,
Also ironing separately. Free pick-up
and delivery. Phone NO 2-9020. Spec-
ialize in winter cottons and blouses,
wool soxs washed also. )81
Service and Sales
Free Pick-Up and Delivery
Fast Service - Reasonable Rates
ANN ARBOR RADIO AND TV
1217 5. University, Phone NO 8-7942
1% blocks east of East Eng. )481
WANTED TO BUY
WANTED: TWO TICKETS to Michi-
gan-Michigan State game. Tel. NO
HELP WANTED: WOMEN
MAKE EXTRA MONEY. Address, Mail
postcards spare time every week.
BICO, 143 Belmont, Belmont, Mass.
LAST CALL for your call for New
Yorker and other specials; Student
Periodical, NO 2-3061. )12L
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NEW ARENA THEATRE
"ARMS AND THE MAN"
By G. B. SHAW
Guest Admission $1.65
Season membership (7 plays) $10.00
1 st Semester Membership (3 plays) $4.50
PERFORMANCES: THURSDAY THRU SUNDAY
Curtain at 8:30 P.M.
Petitioning for Student Legis-
lature elections Dec. 8 and 9
will remain open until Novem-
ber 1. Petitions are available at
the new SL headquarters in
Quonset Hut "A".
Come in for a free demonstration
"Purchase from Purchase"
Purchase Camera Shop
1116 S. University Phone NO 8-6972.
Box Office-NO 2-5915
327 S. 4th Ave.
With a Designed Hair Style.
Ask Your Buddy.
6 Experts To Serve You
715 N. University
DRAMATIC ARTS CENTER
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