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THE MICHIGAN DAILY

TUESDAY. MAY 2. 1955

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EDITOR'S NOTE
By GENE HARTWIG OI NE BIG DIFFICULTY with this whole busi-
Daily Managing Editor ness of student participation lies in how
STUDENT AFFAIRS Committee last week had much and what kind.
an answer for the prophets of gloom who see Some argue that "student participation in Uni-
student government hopelessly crippled should versity affairs" ought to limit itself to organiz-
SL fail before Student Government Council ing and regulating strictly student activities
comes into being. It was a good answer, as far and leave hands off the knotty problems of Uni-
as it'went. versity policy where disagreement often leads
to embarrassment and disunity in the college
The five-point SAC resolution endorsed "the community.
basic idea of student participation in affairs of Others more correctly maintain that Univer-
the University." It went on to emphasize the sity policy should be a synthesis of the opinions
University's responsibility for creating oppor- and recommendations of many groups including
tunities for participation as part of the total edu- student government.
cational experience of the student. By this view student participation is partici-
hresolution could have gone n to point pation in the larger community government and
out that University's further responsibility to he areas open for its consideration and recom-
outtat Uconiverst'sfurentherpreonsibility o mendation are the affairs of the community as
seriously consider student opinions and recom- a whole including driving bans, housing, faculty
mendations in its policy determination, dismissals, as well as recognizing the chess
Two ideas, both fundamental to the concept club and organizing a pep rally.
of student government are implicit in the SAC T IS on the question of degree of participation
resolution. First, that student participation in that administration and student government
University affairs is of sufficient importance in in the past often come to a parting of the ways.
a student's educational experience to be posi- Commendable as it may be to endorse the idea
tively encouraged by the University. And Sec- of student participation in University affairs, the
ond, that the University has the responsibility crucial question is how much participation is
to develop and encourage channels for the the University willing to recognize as impor-
tant to the total educational experience of the
The SAC statement rightly holds no brief for student.
those who gloomily point out that student re- Student Government Council purports to offer
sponsibility for developing better student gov- a better solution to this problem of effective
ernment ends if SL dies or plans for SGC go on participation than we have now or are likely to
the rocks because of an inconclusive vote in the get considering natural limitations of University
Dec. 8-9 elections. As in all communities re- life.
sponsibility for working out an effective gov- It remains for the student body, after study-
ernment will remain; and an answer will have ing the plan during the next week, to decide
to be found-if student government is really a whether the problem has been effectively solved
vital part of the educational experience. by SGC and then vote accordingly.
CURRENT MOVIES

At the Michigan...
MAN WITH A MILLION with Gregory Peck
HIS IS the kind of movie that looks awfully
good in the Coming Attractions. Produced
by J. Arthur Rank, from a story by Mark
Twain.
Unfortunately, the picture has little of the
distinctive British comic inspiration in it; and
Twain is represented by not much more than
a plot. It is skillfully handled enough to be
amusing most of the time, but there is nothing
much to distinguish the movie from a hundred
other period-piece comedies.
The plot is a familiar one, if somewhat more
contrived than most. Take an Individualistic
American, put him down without a half-penny
In London, provide him with a couple of pluto-
crats who will furnish him with a million-
pound note in order to decide a bet, and there
you have it. The comic ironies between how
people act when they think you're a pauper
and when they think you're a millionaire al-
most produce themselves. The scene in which
the raggedy Individualist orders a big meal
in a restaurant and then floors the fidgety
proprietor with his big banknote, or in which
an obsequious hotel manager, on the lookout
for him, takes in a genuine tramp, are pretty
stock stuff in this kind of movie.
What keeps these weakly conceived scenes
amusing is the better-than-average acting.
Gregory Peck, with his gangling, Lincolnesque
frame and his tolerant smile has a consistent
and interesting pose throughout. His lady
fair, played by Jane Griffiths, seems quite in-
telligent and pleasant. Peck's bodyguard is very
fine too; a mute circus strong-man with bulg-
ing eyes and an ungainly walk, he might have
just stepped out of a UPA cartoon. There is
a host of good character actors stung through
the picture; most outstanding is Wilfrid Hyde
White, the one with the horsey teeth, who does
her usual funny trilling and simpering act.
What the picture needs to make it more
than just another comedy is a sense of the
pathetic. The best of Twain has this element
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--when Huck Finn runs away from Pap, for
instance; so does an occasional movie, like
The Man in the White Suit. But when, in
this movie, Peck is discredited as a million-
aire and all his friends leave him, it isn't
pathetic at all. It's just a plot device and he's
too independent to care anyway.
Lacking the sense of the pathetic, Man With
a Million is nevertheless a respectable member
of a well-established class of movies, the well-
made superficial comedy. It's passing funny
within certain narrow limits.
-Bob Holloway

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*

At the State ...
DESIREE, with Marlon Brando, Jean Sim-
mons, Merle Oberon, and Michael Rennie.
IF ONE can disregard the gross historical in-
accuracies presented in this costume epic,
Desiree emerges as a fairly pleasant, though
somewhat routine, 110 minutes of entertain-
ment. It is obvious that the producers had noth-
ing more in mind than creating some standard
escapist material. But enough care and atten-
tion has been given to settings and costumes
to make Desiree more than mediocre.
Napoleon Bonaparte (Marlon Brando) be-
comes engaged to a silk merchant's daughter,
Desiree (Jean Simmons). When he goes to
Paris, Napoleon meets the illustrious Josephine
(Merle Oberon) and marries her for political
advancement. Jilted Desiree, no girl to weep
forever, marries one of her ex-boyfriend's gen-
erals, Bernadotte (Michael Rennie).
Napoleon does become emperor and Berna-
dotte is appointed King of Sweden. These are
historical facts; and the script does not try to
elaborate or embellish. But it does ask that we
believe that each time Napoleon has a major
emotional or political crisis (divorce from
Josephine, defeat in Russia, surrender at Wa-
terloo), Desiree is right there to comfort the
ruler by teaching him to waltz or by giving out
with soothing bits of homespun philosophy.
FOX HAS lavished a great deal of money on
costumes and decor. The endless rounds of
soirees, balls, coronations, and court functions
make colorful, pleasant viewing. Further, the
CinemaScope screen is used to advantage in
panoramic shots of palaces and landscapes.
Throughout the film there is a humorous
outlook on the court protocol which the "nou-
veau riche" are forced to follow. The cororna-
tion rehearsal, when Napoleon is confronted
by three whimpering sisters who want to be
princesses, is delightful. Other sequences where
Desiree attempts to adjust to Swedish court
life are equally funny.
Battle scenes, probably for economy measure,
are avoided throughout the film. Instead, sym-
bolic representations (falling snow, fire, etc.)
are used to designate defeats and victories.
MARLON BRANDO as Napoleon is as ade-
quate as the script allows. One may censure
Brando for his gesturing and posturing in the
Jay Robinson-Caligula tradition, but his per-
formance is, on the whole, restrained and con-
trolled. It is really something to hear Brando
speaking in a slight British accent; but his per-
formance is not the magnificent one which
Brando fans might expect.
Jean Simmons as Desiree presents a warm,
Intimate portrait of a not-too-bright village
girl forced into the role of a princess, a world
of high society and politics. Miss Simmons has
an appealing personality, but she fails to sug-
gest the maturity of the elder Desiree. This is
partly her fault and partly the fault of Screen-
play Writer Daniel Taradash who puts some-
what juvenile words into her mouth.

DREW PEARSON:
Strange
Pro-Joe
Tac tics
WASHINGTON - If the Senate
ever investigates how the so-called
"Ten Million Americans" are mo-
bilizing McCarthy petitions-which
it probably' won't-some interest-
ing extracurricular methods would
turn up.
In order to see how these signa-
tures against censuring McCarthy
are being collected, a representa-
tive of this column dropped in on
one of the hottest Joe-must-stay
centers just outside Boston. The
atmosphere smacked somewhat of
a football rally with undertones of
the Nazi-Communist fear technique
in the background.
In Newton, Mass., a loudspeak-
er in the home of Francis Mona-
han, prominent local lawyer, at
1045 Center Street, blared forth
invitations to passers-by to come
in and sign up. From listening to
the loudspeaker it appeared that
the petitions were against commu-
nism rather than for McCarthy.
McCarthy Headquarters
In Boston, McCarthy headquar-
ters are located at the Bradford
Hotel, where four or five ladies of
middle age and fervent disposition
were handing out McCarthy litera-
ture, chiefly copies of a Chicago
Tribune story lauding McCarthy
written by Willard Edwards, his
most devoted journalistic booster.
The reprints usually sell for $1 for
six or $25 per thousand, but the
Citizens for McCarthy were hand-
ing them out lavishly.
They were also handing out pe-
titions to anyone who would help
circulate them.
"How are these signatures au-
thenticated?" The ladies w e r e
asked. "Don't they have to be no-
tarized?"
"No," was the reply. "We do
that. You just send them in. We
do the rest."
"What happens if we s i g n
t w i c e?" McCarthy committee
members were asked.
This question was met with a
blank stare and a shrug. "I don't
know," was the final answer.
"You're not supposed to."
Citzens Against McCarthy
These usually pleasant ladies can
be just the opposite on occasion.
Down the hall from McCarthy's
headquarters on the fifth floor of
the Bradford Hotel is the studio of
station WVDA where Sherman Fel-
ler, disc jockey, holds forth over
the airways. Mr. Feller is a gen-
tleman with a sense of humor plus
more courage than may be good
for him in an atmosphere charged
with pro-McCarthy tension. When
Mr. Feller saw a "Citizens for Mc-
Carthy" sign on e. door near his
studio, he prompuy put a sign over
his own door which read:
"Citizens against McCarthy."
A few minutes later, the sign
was torn down. So Feller took to
the airways to express his views
on McCarthy. A barrage of mail
followed, most of it violent and
unprintable.
"My phone calls have gone up
150 per cent since I got in on this
McCarthy kick," he says. "The
people who are against him don't
bother to call me as much as the
people who are for him. But when
they do, they're at least civil. The
others just call up and cuss me
out.
"I took some of my mail in to
McCarthy's headquarters to show
the ladies how vicious their friends
could be," continued Feller. "The
ladies at Joe's headquarters had
seemed rather nice and I thought

they ought to know about the mail.
But when I got in there, they
swarmed around me as if I were
a monster. I just had to leave. I
was scared."
The ladies at McCarthy's head-
quarters told a somewhat different
story.
"That Sherman Feller's a terri-
ble man," they said. "He came in
here the other day and accosted
some of the ladies. We think we
have a right to our own opinions,
and he shouldn't attack us for
them. He's obviously just a Com-
munist sympathizer."
By the next day, Robert J. Sulli-
van, professor of biology at Mer-
rimac College, one of Joe's most
ardent rooters, was telling people
that Feller had come into McCar-
thy headquarters and tried to beat
some of the women up.
McCarthy's Ride
Joe McCarthy was so sick that
the Senate suspended for 10 days
but he was not too sick to slip out
of Bethesda Naval Hospital on Nov
25 to take a ride down Connecticut
Avenue and spend the evening with
friends.
McCarthy was spotted at 6:50
P.M. in a big black Cadillac, with
W i s co n s i n Congressional li-
cense plates, between Albemarle
and Ellicott Streets on Connecticut
Avenue, driving toward Washing-
ton. His wife, Jean, was at the
wheel, and an unidentified man,
possibly a bodyguard-for McCar-
thy never moves without one-was
in the back seat.
A news inquiry at the naval hos-

OSU PAPER'S VIEW:
'The Lantern' Shines
On .Post-Game Mess
(EDITOR'S NOTE: The following editorial appeared in The Ohio State
Lantern of November 23. We received a copy of it in the mail accompanied
by this note: "We imagined that you might be interested in the editorial
... ..we thought that you might like to know that there were some of us
who were concerned. Sincerely yours, Allen C. Franks, Ag III and John T.
Busch, Arts IV.")
Little remains to be added to what has already been said about
Saturday's game. We understand that approximately 140,000 words were
transmitted over the Western Union wires to newspapers throughout
the nation.
Somewhere in that mess should have been an apology to the
Michigan Band.
It should have been worded something to the effect that Ohio
State is sorry for the actions of some of its more enthusiastic "fans."
These fans found it convenient to forget about codes of con-
duct, good sportsmanship and common courtesy in their frantic
rush to secure a hunk of iron after the game.
In their search for a token of the day's victory, they seemed to
think it necessary to perform a "snake dance" through the ranks of
the Michigan Band which was performing on the field.
We think the name of the dance is very appropriate. Only a snake
would think of such unsportsmanlike conduct.
After having witnessed one of the best displays of good sportsman-
ship ever seen in Ohio Stadium by a football team which never con-
ducted itself in a more gentlemanly manner, these snake dance fans
forgot it all in a frantic mob scramble to "celebrate."
Ohio State's band wasn't subjected to this humility. It was only
the visiting band that suffered.
Only the visiting band.
After having trekked all the way from Ann Arbor to help make
Saturday's game a better show, they had to witness something like that.
They had to perform despite the jostling rudeness of some of their
hosts..
We are sure that they took some. very nice impressions of Ohio
State and its hospitality back to Michigan with them.
In connection with this we would like to thank the cheerleaders
who had the presence of mind to find the best route for these fans to
take through the Michigan formation.
We doff our hats to these exceptional people. We are sure that
if they are sent to the Rose Bowl they will be fine representatives for
Ohio State.
Perhaps they will lead a similar snake dance in Pasadena. They
could trample right over all the floats and maybe through the queen
and her court.
Michigan had some pretty good cheerleaders. We noticed that they
could do back-flips. All we finally saw our cheerleaders do was clap
their hands, lead a pitiful snake dance and do a below average job of
coordinating yelling.
INTERPRETING THE NEWS:
N-ewsv Formosa Treaty
A Warning to Reds

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"What Was It We Came Pack For?"

(Continued from Page 2)
Representatives from the following
will be at the Bureau of Appointments:
Tues., Nov. 30
Sutherland Paper Co., Kalamazoo,
Mich.-June men in BusAd and Econ.
for Sales.
" Michigan Bell Telephone-Feb. women
in Lit. & Languages, Psych. & Soc.,
BusAd., Educ., Science & Math., and
Arts for Management Training Pro-
gram.
Thurs., Dec. 2-
Boy Scouts of America, Chicago, Ill.
-Interviewing for various parts of the
country, Feb. & June men in BusAd
and LS&A for Executive positions.
Firestone Tire & Rubber Co., Akron,
Ohio-Interviewing for various districts,
BusAd & LS&A men for work in Sales,
Credit Dept., Field Sales Accounting,
and Retread Shop Management.
Students wishing to 'make appoint-
ments with any of the above should
contact the Bureau of Appointments,
3528 Admin. Bldg., Ext. 371. Also con-
tact the Bureau for the following in-
terview on Dec. 2:
PERSONNEL REQUESTS:
A local firm needs a man for its en-
gineering lab. A high school degree is
enough, but the man must have some
mechanical aptitude and be able to
work in a research lab.
Dept. of Health, Educ., & Welfare,
Nat'l. Microbiological Institute, Rocky
Mt. Lab., Hamilton, Mont., has two po-
sitions open for Research Assistants in
Bacteriology GS-5.
Y.M.C.A., Chicago, Ill1-will hold its
Annual Interpretation and Recruiting
Luncheon for both men and women
rues., Dec. 28.
Dept. of Personnel, City of New York,
announces an exam for Superintendent
of Construction (Buildings), grade 4.
Requirements include 6 yrs. practical
experience, including 3 yrs. as Supt.
of Construction. Engrg. education can
be substituted for up to 3 yrs. of ex-
perience.,
For further information contact the
Bureau of Appointments, Ext. 371, 3528
Ad. Bldg. Students are reminded that
applications for the JMA exam will nob
be accepted afterTues., Nov. 30.
Academic Notices
Lit. School Steering Committee will
meet today at 4:00 p'm. in Dean Rob-
ertson's office.
English 149 tPlaywriting) will meet
promptly at 6:55 p.m. for the reading
of a long play,
Mathematics Colloquium Tues., Nov.
30, at 4:10 p.m., Room 3011 A.H. Prof.
W. Kaplan will speak on "Approxima-
tion by Entire Functions."
Botanical Seminar in Room 1139 Nat
ural Science Building Wed., Dec. 1 at
4:15 p.m. Prof. William C. Steere, Stan-
ford University and National Science
Foundation, will speak on "Cytologi-
cal Studies on Mosses" Lantern slies,
refreshments.
Geometry Seminar Wed., Dec. 1. 7:00
p.m., in 3001 Angell Ball. Mr. Smoke
will continue his discussion of alge-
braic geometry.
Concerts
The University Musical Society will
present Handel's "Messiah" Sat., Dec.
4 at 8:30 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 5, at 2:30
p.m., in Hill Auditorium. University
Choral Union, Musical Society Orches-
tra, Alice Lungershausen, harpischord-
ist; Lucine Amara, soprano; Lillian
Chookasian, contralto; Charles Curtis,
tenor; and Donald Gramm, bass; Les-
ter McCoy, conductor. Tickets (75c and
50c) will be on sale until 12:00m. Dec.
4 in Burton Tower, and at Hill Audi-
torium box office one hour before each
concert.
Exhibitions
Museum of Art. Plastic and Graphic
Expressions by Modern Sculptors,
through Nov. 30; French Textiles, 1685-
1800, through Jan. 2; Whistler Prints,
through Jan. 2. Alumni Memorial Hall.
Open 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. weekdays, 2:00-
5:00 p.m. Sundays.

Events Today
La Sociedad Hispanica - Tickets go
on sale today in the Romance Language
Building. for the arroz con plo dinner,
to be held Sun. at 6:00 p.m. at.Lane
Han. Tickets are 75c for members,
$1.25 for non-members.
Episcopal Student Foundation. Stu-
dent-conducted Evensong at 5:15 p.m.,
Tues., Nov. 30, in the Chapel of St.
Michael and All Angels.
Common Sense Party will elect to-
night at its meeting in the Union at
7:15 p.m.
MENC, student chapter meeting. Five
performances of popular music, and
discussion: "Should Popular Music Be
Used in School Music Teaching?" Mich-
igan League, 8:30 p.m.
Square Dancing tonight at Lane Hall.
7:30-10:00 p.m.
SRA Council meets this afternoon at
5:00 p.m. in the Fireside Room, Lane
-all.
The Congregational-Disciples Guild:
4:30-5:45 p.m., tea at the Guild House,
Corecreational Badminton Club will
meet at 8:00 p.m. in Barbour Gym.
Bring your own shuttlecocks.
Lane Hall Seminar--The Rev. J. F.
Peter, University of Queenland, Aus-
tralia, will lead a discussion on, "The
Mission of the Church." 8:00 p.m.,
LaneHall Library. Open to faculty and
students.
Coming Events
The Common Sense Party will pre-
sent a series of public service radio
programs designed to inform interested
students of the present state of stu-
dent government at the University and
of the future possibilities of "better"
government, at 5:15-5:30 p.m. from the
Quad station WCBN, Mon., Dec. 6
through Fri., Dec. 3; Mon., Nov. 29
through Fri., Dec. 6 thru Wed., Dec. 8.
Students interested in taking part In
the broadcasts should contact Lucille
Kurian at NO 24401; 413 Chicago House.
Episcopal Student Foundation. Stu-
dent Breakfast at Canterbury House,
Wed., Dec. 1, after the 7:00 a.m. Holy
Communion. Student-Faculty Tea from
4:00 to 5:15 p.m.. Wed., Dec. 1, at Can-
terbury House. Student-conducted Ev-
ensong at 5:15 p.m., Wed., Dec. 1, in the
Chapel of St. Michael and All Angels.
Linguistics Club will meet Wed., Dec.
1 at 7:30 p.m. in the East Conference
Room of the Rackham Building. Miss
Eva Siversten will speak on "Pitch
in Kiowa" and Prof. Gordon E. Peter-
son on "The Perception of Language."
Society of Medical Technologists will
hold a business meeting in the Rumpus
Room of the League Wed., Dec. 1 at
7:30 p.m. All members must be pres-
ent. If you cannot attend, phone 2-
6576.
SRA Workcamp will be held in Ypsi-
lanti this week-end-Fri. afternoon to
Sun. noon. Only six vacancies are re-
maining-make your reservation with
a $2.00 deposit at Lane Hall.
The Congregational-Disciples Guild:
Wed., 7:00 p.m., Discussion group at
Guild House.
Undergraduate Zoology Club. "Polio-
myelitis, Its Epidemiology (ecology) and
Prevention" by Dr. Robert F. Korns,
deputy director of the Poliomyelits
Vaccine Evaluation Program. 3126 Nat-
ural Science, 7:00 p.m., Wed. Last open
meeting of the semester.
Sociedad Hispanica members have
been invited to the Latin-American Fi-
esta Fri., Dec. 3, at the Newman Club.
Dancing, floor-show, and refreshments.
8:30 p.m.
Mahatma Gandhi: Twentieth Century
Prophet," a full-length documentary
film. Sponsors: the India Student Asso-
ciation, the Fellowship of Reconcilia-
tion, the Women's International League
for Peace and Freedom, and the Young
Friends' Fellowship. Fri., Dec. 3, 4:00
and 7:00 p.m. Michigan Union Ballroom.
No admission charge.

DAILY OFFICIAL BULLETIN

I

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

By J. M. ROBERTS
Associated Press News Analyst
THE NEW Formosan defense
treaty now being worked out
by the United States and the Chi-
nese Nationalists fits into the Eis-
enhower-Dulles policy announced
some time ago of letting the Red
bloc know in advance, when it be-
gins pressure on a particular front,
what the American reaction will
be.
The United States already is
committed by gentlemen's agree-
ment to defend Formosa. This has
been announced policy ever since
the 7th Fleet was thrown between
the Nationalist redoubt and the
mainland when Red China inter-
vened in the Korean War.
THAT WAS done primarily to
prevent any, action . which
would add Formosa to the Ameri-
can defense burden at that time.
The policy has been referred to
repeatedly since Peiping stepped

up its propaganda campaign of
promises to capture Formosa.
The treaty now being worked
out serves to formalize the notice
to Red China that the policy still
stands.
It will also free Chinese forces
and their sympathizers.
It will serve notice that, regard-
less of differences of opinion be-
tween Britain and the United
States, the United States will not
back down.
APARTICULAR point is being
made of the fact that while
the United States is ready to com-
mit itself to the defense of For-
mosa and the Pescadores, it is not
yet announcing what it will do
about other Nationalist-held off-
shore islands. Some of them pre-
sumably will be defended as part
of the Formosan defenses, some
not.
The United States learned in
connection with Korea that to lim-
it her field of action publicly is to
invite trouble.

Censure Call
To the Editor:
THIS LETTER is meant for those
students who have placed
themselves by word or deed in the
anti-McCarthy camp. There is a
petition called "Ten Million Am-
ericans for McCarthy" being cir-
culated which is calculated to
scare wavering senators from vot-
ing for the censure of the difficult
man from Wisconsin. This peti-
tion stands to influence an appall-
ingly large number of senators
from voting their convictions as
previously expressed in caucus, and
into voting for either a weakened
"compromise" motion or none at
all. A national movement of stu-
dents , has been organized to show
senators that if they do vote for
censure they will have public sup-
port. If individual senators find no
support for censure from the pub-
lic they will have good cause to
believe that the American people
either don't care or are passion-
ately loyal to McCarthy. Common
sense tells us that if senators sense
this they will be loath to dig their
own political graves by voting
against censure no matter what
their personal convictions are.
Political analysts are already
predicting that Senator McCarthy
will not be censured because of
the pressure of public opinion up-
on senators who would prefer to
retain their senatorial seats if not

slip of paper, then in effect you
say that your beliefs are not worth
saving.
-Ken Bronson, '58L
Band Booters ...
To the Editor:
I AM AN Ohio State University
alumna but I wasn't very proud
of the fact when I saw the way
your fine band was treated. Mi-
chigan played a fine game-the
band was excellent--and it's most
unfortunate that sd many OSU
boosters had to forget their man-
ners (or sense) and add insult to
injury. Please accept these apolo-
gies on behalf of myself and the
many other OSU people who I'm
sure were as disgusted as I at the
exhibition after the game.
-Elizabeth Kos, OSU '52
* * *
Lawyers' Humor ...
To the Editor:
ANYMORE mugs that want to
write funny letters about Steve
Jelin, they're going to get a punch
in the snoot.
--George Fuller, '56L
J.T. Prendergast, '56L
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designed to evolve, in the
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a world government of some sort.
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fore, the Communist rulers view
with mixed feelings the infectious
reformist ferment from Moscow.
This accounts for the paradox that

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