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THE MICHIWGAN DALY

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Law Essay
Competition
Announced
A first prize of $200 Is being of-
fered for the best essay on "Arms
Inspection and American Law" in
a competition open to undergrad-
uate law students at the Uni-
versity, the Institute for Inter-
national Order announced yester-
day.
A second prize of $10 will go
to the runner-up. In addition, the
two winning papers will be elig-
ible for national award of $500
and $300 respectively.
The closing date Tor the com-
petition is Aug. 31. Complete rules
of the contest may be obtained
at 301 Hutchins Hall.
"The purpose of the competition
is to stimulate thinking about
peace among law students," Earl
D. Osborn, president of the In-
stitute said.
The Institute for International
Order, a non-profit, non-member-
ship organization governed by a
board of directors, encourages
everyone to work on the problems
of peace and disarmament, and toj
help conquer them by giving their
Individual support to the United
Nations.
The contest .is intended to en-
courage law students to devote
thoughtful study to the legal as-
pects of inspection and armaments
reduction.
The University is one of ten
leading law schools in the country
participating in the competition.

DAILY
OFFICIAL
BULLE TIN
(Continued from Page 4)
Sept., 1956. They will not send repre-
sentatives to the Bureau of Appoint-
ments for interviews at this time.
Copley, Ohio-Teacher needs: Ele-
mentary (2nd to 6th); Jr. High Math-
Social Studies; Typing-Shorthand-Social
Studies; Home Ec-Social Studies; Li-
bfarian; Instrumental Music-Vocal Mu-
sic.
Greenville, Michigan-Teacher needs:
Elementary (4th, 5th, 6th); Elementary
Physical Education.
Hinsdale, Illinois-Teacher needs: Ele-
mentary (Kdg. to 5th).
Ithaca, Michigan-Teacher needs: Ele-
mentary (Kdg., 4th, 8th); High School
Commerce; Speech-English-Social Stud-
ies; Vocal Music; Industrial Arts.
Lake Placid, New York (North Coun-
try School)-Teacher Needs: Art-Handi-
crafts-Shop; 7th Grade English-Social
Studies; Music (Violin).
Moline, Illinois-Teacher needs: Ele-

mentary (6th, 7th and 8th combination-
man).
Oscoda, Michigan (Oscoda Rural Ag-
riculture School)-Teacher needs: Ele-
mentary (1st, 3rd, 5th); Social Studies;
Math; Industrial Arts; Vocal Music; Art;
Girls Physical Education.
IRaritan, New Jersey (Bridgewater
Township Elementary Schools)-Teacher
needs: El em en t a r y (Kindergarten
through 8th).
Riverside, Illinois - Teacher needs:
High School Commerce; English; Li-
brary; Vocal Music.
For additional information contact
the Bureau of Appointments, 3528 Ad-
ministration Building, NO 3-1511, Ext.
489.
SUMMER PLACEMENT:
There will be a meeting of the Sum-
mer Placement Service in Room 3G,
Michigan Union, Wed., March 14, from
1 to 4:45 p.m. . Anyone interested in
summer employment is welcome. Jobs
range from all types of business to
camps and resorts.
SUMMER PLACEMENT INTERVIEWS:
Representatives from the following
will be at the Michigan Union, Room
3G, 1 to 4:45 p.m.
Wed., March 14:
Arnet Cole, Ann Arbor YWCA Camp
will interview for Counselors.
Mrs. H. Gross, Ann Arbor YWCA, will
interview for Counselors.
Martin Gold, Camp Farband, Chelsea,

Mich., will interview for male and fe-
male Counselors.
Lewis Schulman, Camp Sea-Gull,
Charlevoix, Michigan, will interview for
male and female Counselors.
Terry Adderle, Russell Kelly Office
Service, Detroit, will interview women
for , Typists, Stenographers, General
Office Clerks to work in offices of De-
troit firms for the summer.
Sidney Weiner, Div. Supervisor, The
Easterling Co., Ann Arbor, will inter-
view for Salesman.
PERSONNEL REQUESTS:
Mich. Children's Aid Society, Pontiac,
Mich., has an opening for a social
worker with a B.A. or M.A. degree in
Social Science, preferably with some
experience.
Shiawassee County Girl Scout Coun-
cil, Inc., Owosso, Mich., is looking for an
Executive Director. Applicant should
have Girl Scout training and experience.
A. M. Kinney, Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio,
has openings for Arch., Elect., Mech.,
Structural and Process Engrs., requires
experience.
Modern Materials Handling, Boston,
Mass., needs an Associate Editor with a
degree in Ind., Elect., or Plant E. and
five years experience in editorial field,
and an Assistant Editor with an engi-
neering degree and two years editorial
experience or industrial experience with
interest in writing.1

New Jersey State Civil Service an-
nounces an exam for Social Case Worker.
Requires graduation from college with
courses in Psych., Soc., Family Rela-
tionships, Political Science and Econom-
ics. Applications accepted through
March 30, 1956.
EXAMINATION ANNOUNCEMENT: -
The next Federal Service Entrance
exam will be held on April 14, 1956.
Applications must be mailed by March
22, 1956. There is a need for trainees
in the fields of: purchasing, contract
admin., gen. mgt., training and educa-
tion, appraising, editing, organization
and methods analysis, budget admin.,
statistics, actuarial work, claims exam-
ining, librarianship, investigation and
agriculture. Both men and women are
eligible to take this examination.
For further information contact the
Bureau of Appointments, 3528 Admin.
Bldg., Ext. 371.
PERSONNEL INTERVIEWS:
Representatives from the following
will be at the Bureau of Appointments:
Wednesday, March 14:
Ohio Boxboard Co., Container Corp.,
Rittman, Ohio-men for Sales Training
Program, Management Training and
Production.

TUESDAY, MARCH 13, 195
Wed., Thurs., March 14, 15:
Kroger Co., branches throughout U.S.
-men for Management Training in the
fields of Merchandising, Personnel, Ac-
ctg., Manufacturing, Real Estate and
Warehousing & Transportation.
Thurs., March 15:
Harris-Seybold Co., Cleveland, Ohio-
men for Junior Executive Development
Program and Personnel Development
and Training Program.
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance
Co.-men for Sales and Mgt. Training.
Thurs., March 15:
Army Medical Specialist Corp.-Senior
Women in Home Ec., Dietetics, Biologi-
cal and Physical Sciencesa Psychology,
Physical Therapy and Occupational
Therapy. Applicants selected for train-
ing program are commissioned second
lieutenants before beginning their train-
ing.
U.S. Marine Corps.-Women for Offi-
aer Candidate Training.
Girl Scouts of America-Senior Wo-
men in social sciences, recreation and
related areas. Also, under-class women
interested in future careers with the
Girl Scouts.
For appointments contact the Bureau
of Appointments, 3528 Admin. Bldg.,
Ext. 371.

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-Daily-Peter Song
ZOO INSTRUMENT MAKER-Laboratoriesand
Delicate Mechanisms.
Zoology Instrument Man
Makes Special Equipment

By MARILYN WOOD
"Unusual" and "different" de-
scribe Paul A. Spradlin's job at
the University.
As instrument man of the zoolo-
gy department, he works with deli-
cate instruments as well as con-
struction of laboratories.
"And just about anything else
that turns up," Spradlin added.
Jack of All Trades
The tall, slender jack-of-all-
trades often makes special equip-
ment for students. If glassware
of a.particular size or shape is
needed, he is the man who makes
it.
Spradlin is in charge of all lab-
oratory construction in the zoolo-
gy department. He does all the
designing and drawing from which
architects make the final blue-
prints.
"Some beautiful labs have been
set up," he says modestly,
Within the last two years, three'
new student and research labs have
been built within the department.
Controls Dispensary
Another of Spradlin's responsi-
bilities is the dispensary. He has
complete control over it.
He is also in charge of all equip-
ment and keeping it repaired and
does much of the repair work him-
self. "There is a tremendous
amount of equipment in this de-
partment," he says.
All non-academic help in the
zoology department, except office
workers, is responsible to Sprad-

lin. "You have to be able to un-
derstand a lot of problems to be
able to cope with everything," he
remarked.
Offices of this conscientious
worker are currently located in
the back of the dispensary room.
A single desk and chair are al-
most hidden by numerous cabi-
nets.
'Misplaced Worker'
He is, at the present time, with-
out an office. The "misplaced"
worker has just moved from one
room and hasn't found another one
yet.X
When he is permanently situat-
ed, his office will resemble that of
any ordinary man in an' ordinary
position.
A desk, tools for minor repair-
ing and files of all departmental
records of equipment purchased
and used will not give the entire
scope of this unusual occupation.
Zoo 1 Assistant
Spradlin's first job at the Uni-
versity was as a Zoology 1 assist-
ant. While doing that for - two
years he "learned the ropes of the
department."
Because equipment was his ma-
jor interest he liked the job of
instrument man. He has been in
this capacity for two years.'
- Admittedly equipment is part of
his job but only one part. His
experience as a carpenter's ap-
prentice after finishing high school
prepared him for the construction
part of the job.

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Organization
Notices
Hillel Foundation: Elementary Hebrew
class, tonight, 8:00 p.m., Hillel.
La Petite Causette: Meeting, March
15, 3:15-5:00 p.m.,- South Cafeteria,
Union.
* * *
Michigras: Parade Committee: All
campus organizations are reminded that
final and detailed float petitions are
due in the Michigras Office in the
Michigan Union no later than this
Thursday, March 15. A descriptive, di-
mensional drawing of floats must ac-
company the float petition.
Physics Club: Prof. Robert W. Pidd
will speak on "Electron ''Scattering,"
March 14, 7:3 p.m., Rm. 2038 Randall
Hall.
* * *
Student Government Council: Air
Charter Travel Booth, League Lobby,
3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Reservations made
and information given.
* S S *
Student Religious Association: There
will be no Square Dance this week,
Tuesday, March 13, due to all-city
Square Dance Jamboree at Tappan Jun-
ior Hig School, 8:00 to 11:00 p.m.

Spanish Study
Being Offered
To Americans
More than a dozen Spanish
Universities will offer American
students a low cost program of
study and travel this summer in
an effort to better acquaint them
with the country's language, his-
tory, and culture, the Spanish
State Tourist Department an-
nounced yesterday.
During the months of July and
August the Universities of Madrid,
Barcelona, Burgos, Cadiz, Santan-
der, Santiago de Compostela, Se-
govia, Seville, Valladolid, Zaragoza
and several other cities will offer
special summer sessions to sum-
mer students.
Tuition at the Spanish Univer-
sities averages $12, and in most
cases residences are available for
$ ito $2 a day including meals.
American students traveling in
Spain are also allowed special
rates upon presentation of a Stu-
dent Courtesy Card, the Depart-
ment said.
The Institute of HispanicJ Cul-
ture will sponsor a summer session
which will run from July 1 to 31
with a price of $15 covering tui-
tion, diploma, board and lodging
at the residential colleges of Mad-
rid's University City, and week-
end excursions to museums and
the nearby "art towns" of Avila,
Toledo, and Aranjuez, it was an-
nounced.
The Department of Cultural Re-
lations. will also hold a course for
foreign students from July 15 to
Aug. 15 in Madrid.
Further information may be ob-
tained from the Cultural Rela-
tions Office, Embassy of Spain,
Washington 9, D.C.

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we know wear...
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1956 Fashion Predictions
byMr. Fred o the
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1519 South University
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To Answer Your Q~uestions About
..ENGINEERING FOR
MAJOR CONSTRUCTION
WITH...
*WRLD-WIDE DESIGNERS, ENGINEERS AND CONSTRUCTORS
DEAN W. TOWNSEND
will be at the University Placement Office
MARCH 14
morning and afternoon
Mr. Townsend will interview Graduating Seniors
(M.S. and B.S. degrees) in CIVIL, CHEMICAL,
ELECTRICAL and MECHANICAL Engineering
*Bechtel Corporation designs and builds Petroleum Refineries, Chemical
Plants, Power Generation and Distribution Facilitibs, Pipe Lines, Atomic Energy
Installations, Mines, Metallurgical Plants, Dams, Waterfront Developments.

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What's doin
at~~~~ A"t h~y ircraft

R. P. I. Dedicates

Graduate Study Center
Near Main Plant

Engineers participating in graduate study program comple-
ment their classroom training with laboratory experience
gained through their daily employment.

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The dedication last month of a full-fledged graduate
center near the Pratt & Whitney Aircraft plant.
in East Hartford, Connecticut, set a precedent in
relationships between industry and education. At
a cost of $600,000, P & W A's parent company
purchased and equipped the building that was pre-
sented outright to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
for its Hartford Graduate Center. Moreover, an
additional grant by this industry leader to R.P.I.
was used to establish a liberal fellowship fund. Since
last fall, when classes first began, this tuition-assis-
tance plan has functioned to assure advanced educa-
tion for Pratt and Whitney Aircraft's applied sci-
entists and engineers.
The new graduate study center, 115 miles away
from its home campus in upper New York State,
is staffed by a resident, full-time faculty. Engineers
at Pratt & Whitney Aircraft and other companies
in the vicinity are able now to continuetheir educa-
tion without interrupting their normal employment.
Designed to raise the level of knowledge and to
broaden the base from which research can be ap-
proached, this unique new concept of education
will lead enrolled engineers to greater achievement
in their careers through pursuit of advanced degrees
in specialized fields from the nation's oldest engi-
neering college.

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'Engineers from Pratt & Whitney Aircraft waiting for classes to begin at R.P.I s new graduate
study center. Courses, leading to advanced degrees in specialized fields, include Aeronautical
Engineering, Applied Mechanics, Higher Mathematics, Thermodynamics, Nuclear Technology.

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