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-Daily-Dick Gaskill
J-HOP--Counting ballots from the J-Hop orchestra poll are Sue
Werelow, Ian Platt, Peg Zuelch and Mary Gronberg, members of
the J-Hop committee. The poll was taken during registration.
This year's dance will be held on Friday, Feb. 10.
Poll Results Revealed
y -Hop Committee

Many Topics
By Assembly
ADC Agenda Included
Problems of Rushing,
Speakers from SGC
SOC speakers and the question
of deferred rushing were among
the topics discussed at the As-
sembly Dorm Council meeting
Monday at the League.
Gaining a receptive audience for
SGC candidate speakers presented
a problem again this year. The
question of when to have speak-
ers at the dorms in order that
most of the girls be there to hear
the speeches was discussed by the
Suggestions were made to the
effect that speeches be given be-
tween the main course and des-
sert at a sit-down dinner and be-
fore dinner or directly afterward.
After Dinner Speakers
ADC proposed that SGC speak-
ers would get the best results if
speeches were given in the wom-
en's dorms about an hour before
dinner, between 5 and 6 p.m.
A great deal of discussion was
devoted to the question of deferred
rushing by various ADCrepresen-
tatives. It is felt by many people
that rushing proceduresas they
are now result in a poor psycholo-
gical and mental attitude on the
part of the freshman.
Many University officials feel
that rushing immediately upon en-
trance to the University inter-
feres with the freshman's acade-
mic work. It throws him into a
tense situation which often re-
sults in an extended adjustment
Deferred Rushing
The 'question of keeping rushing
as it is now, or deferring it is
foremost in importance for both
Panhellenic and Assembly Asso-
ciations. The present problem is
in obtaining ,a workable commit-
tee to test the adequacy of de-
ferred rushing. After much dis-
cussion, it was proposed by the
ADC that housing groups form a
committee with the possibility of
an SGC coordinator.
A Michigras mass meeting was
held yesterday in the Union ball-
room. Interviewing for Michigras
will be Wednesday, Oct. 26, to FAw
day, Oct. 28.
There will be a skits chairman
meeting at 7:30 Monday in the

Meeting To Be Held
For Junior Michifish

A five year dream was on its
way to reality for Polish born
Helena Szatukiewicz, whose rela-
tively short life has been well
marked with hardship, as she went
through the first steps in apply-
ing for U.S. citizenship papers a
few weeks ago.
Now a junior at the University
majoring in linguistics, Miss Sza-
tukiewicz spent the early years of
her childhood in Poland.
She was' confined to a German
concentration camp for 10 months
of World War II. Freed by the
Allied forces, Miss Szatukiewicz
and her mother lived the next few
years in a Displaced Persons camp
during the U.S. occupation.
Led Nomadic Life
The pretty brunette recalled life
in the DP camp as nomadic,
"Camps were very temporary; we
moved as much as three or four
times a year."
Miss Szatukiewicz came to the
U.S. in the spring of 1950 and
was sent to Bay City, Michigan,
now her permanent residence,
where she was taken in by a local
family for a year's period of orien-
tation to life in America.
Unable to speak any English,
Miss Szatukiewicz worked during
the summer trying to pick up
some of the strange language be-
fore she entered the school in the
Senior Year-Hardest
"My first year at Central High
School was the hardest," the slim
language major declared.


-Daily-Sam Ching
The thing she found most diffi-
culty with her limited vocabulary
was reading English and history
Proficient in seven languages:
Miss Szatukiewicz maintains that
English is most differently written
than spoken, than any other lan-
Classmates Help
She learned quickly, often with
the help of sympathetic class-
mates, "although there were often
always people who would laugh
every time I mispronounced a

-Daily--Gerald Taylor
IN THE SWIM-Marion Charvat, manager of this year's Michi-
fish discusses synchronized swimming procedures, with other
members, Margaret Warren, Eleanor Perry, Patty Hallett and
Pat Coats. Coeds interested in joining Michifish may attend the
organizational meeting to be held at 8:15 today.

Coed To See Dream Realized

Central High School was fo
lowed by two years at Bay Ci
Junior College.
Adjustment to a new and stran
culture was another of Miss Sz
tukiewicz's big problems.
People Always On Go
"The first thing that hits y
is that people are always in
rush, seemingly without any pu
pose," she exclaimed. "They a
ways seem to be reaching for so
higher goal. It's catching! Pret
soon you find yourself doing t
same thing."
Perhaps "progressive educatio
best sums the difference betwee
the American teen-age group Mi
Szatukiewicz entered and the o
she left.
"I found that the teen-ager
America has more freedom an
can do more of what he pleas
than he could in Europe," she r
Likes "Free Movement"
Miss Szatukiewicz likes the ide
of what she called "free mov
ment" in the U.S. "You feel mo
at home with strangers and yo
don't have to be afraid of say
the wrong thing."
She feels that Europeans on tl'
whole are much more censervativ
than Americans and tend to plac
more emphasis on the family uni
Two weeks ago, Miss Szatukie
wicz, now eligible after five yea:
in the U.S., went home to Bay Ci
to apply for her citizenship paper
Applies for Citizenship
The first step was a trip to tb
coirthouse with witnesses wher
she took the oath.
After answering routine que
tions on her background an
American government, Miss Sz
tukiewicz was told she would b
notified in 30 days whether or nc
she will get the papers.
She considers this one of ti
most important events in her lif
"It's like standing on the three
hold of two lives - one endini
another beginning. I feel like I'
really accomplished something.
As for life at the University, tb
resident of Martha Cook was muc
impressed with the size and beaut
of campus buildings. The effici
ency with which everything opei
ates here especially amazed her.
Men's Glee Club
The Men's Glee Club has
selected 32 new members from
the tryouts held during the first
week of classes. At the first
rehearsal, Oleg Lobanov was
elected the new Men's Glee Club

At.presentmembers ofsthe J-v
Hop Committee of the class of '57
are working on plans for this
year's dance whichwill be held
on Friday, Feb. 10, between sew
The committee conducted a poll
during registration to secure a
representative sampling of student
preference for various n a m e
A total of 2,757 students cast
ballots in the poll. Les Brown
with 832 and Ray Anthony with
795 votes placed first and second
respectively in the balloting.
Les Elgard Placed Third.
Third place went to Les Elgard
with 351 votes while Harry James
placed fourth with 324.
The orchestras of Benny Good-
man and Buddy Morrow placed
fifth and, sixth with 276 and 173
' votes respectively.
At the present time J-Hop Com-
mittee members are trying to se-
cure the services of the Brown
and Anthony orchestras for the

In the past few years J-Hop
committees have attempted to
make the affair into a weekend
event. Tentative plans for this
year's weekend include a hayride
and barn dance to be held on
Saturday evening and an ice-skat-
ing party at the Coliseum on Sun-
Weekend Event
This year's J-Hop Committee is
meeting weekly to formulate plans
for the affair.
Ron Bornstein is general chair-
man of the affair. He is assisted
by Sue Werbelow, publicity; Chuck
Sharp, tickets; Peggy Zuelch,
bands, and Mary Gronberg, deco-
Other chairmen on the J-Hop
central committee are Tom Platt,
booths; Sue Chaffee, patrons, pro-
grama and favors; and Patti
brake, special events.
Diana Cook is in charge of fin-
ancial matters while Jack DeVries
will take care of the details of
buildings and grounds.

New Buro-Cat Members Announced

An- organizational meeting for
students interested in becoming
Junior Michifish members will be
held at 8:15 p.m. today in the
women's swimming pool.
"Good form in the basic swim-
ming strokes is desirable as a re-
quirement," Marion Charvat, club
manager remarked, "but anyone
else interested in learning about
synchronized stunts and strokes is
welcome to come."
She stated that the purpose of
the organization is "to give the in-
experienced person a chance to
Varsity Night
To Be Given
By 'U' Bands
Tickets are now on sale for the
17th Annual Varsity Night spon-
sored by the University Bands.
From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. tic1~ets
may be purchased in the lobby of
the Administration Building. All
seats are reserved.
The two Master of Ceremonies
for this year's show will be Steve
Filipiak and Howard Nemerovski.
Among the various acts featur-
ed will be the guest appearance
of Lee Ann Meriwether, last year's
Miss America. Miss Meriwether is
now a permanent member of the
Dave Garroway Show.
Jimmy Lobaugh, director of
choral music in Port Huron and
former star in the Union Opera,
will give a routine on female
A faculty act comprised of Har-
old Haugh and Walter Collins ac-
companied by John Flowers on the
piano, will render college songs
of the past.
Also featured will be the Uni-
versity of Michigan Symphony
Band under the direction of Prof.
William D. Revelli in its first
public performance of the season.
This year's Varsity Night is
scheduled for 3:15 p.m. on Friday,
Oct. 28, at Hill Auditorium, and
will usher in Homecoming week-
At last year's Varsity Night, the
University Symphony Band fea-
tured a medley of University songs
entitled "Michigan Fantasy,"
trampoline maneuvers, new baton
twirling methods and perform-
ances by several faculty members
of the School of Music were also

learn some fundamentals of syn-
chronized swimming and to give
the experienced person a chance
to better her skills."
Preparation for Senior Club
After a period during which
sculling stunts, and strokes will be
taught and practiced, members of
the junior group will be taken into
Michifish according t o interest
and skill. This includes attend-
ance at meetings.
The first group selected from
Junior Michifish will be admitted
after about a month. Other mem-
bers of this group will be taken in
as vacancies arise.
Since there is no definite quota,
the size will be determined by the
skill and interest of its members.
Practice Strokes
This system will also give be-
ginners a chance to practice and
learn the new strokes, without
competing to join Michifish if
they wish.




ilcrod44 Campu41

Buro-Cat committees h a v e
been set up for the coming year.
Coeds who will help Chairman
Maureen Isay on the activities
committee are Brenda Ackerman,
Ruth Olkema, Linda Ascher and
Shirley Berkowitz. Also assisting
will be Edith Bernstein, Marilyn
Blesch, Ann Cozell, Linda Daskal
and Judy De Vlieger.
Other members of the activities
committee are Elizabeth Erskine,
Ellen Friedman; Arline Harris,
Carol Jones, Judy Kaplan, Judith
Linsen, Mary Love and Jane Mur-
Activities Committee Helpers
Concluding the list of coeds on
this committee are Betsy Ross,
Carol Ross and Toby Weiner.
Members of the art committee
for the coming year will be Jane
Abeshouse, Sarah Drasin, Sandra
Frost and Judy Harbeck.
Also on the committee are Su-
zanne Janetzke, Diana Kammins,
Doris Kosenberg, and Judy Mew-
, ort.
y Annette Palmer, Claudia Tay-
or, Claudia Teatsorth and Ann
Urshel are also members of theart
'w committee, which will be chair-
maned by Sally Glass.
Receptionist Committee
The. receptionist committee, un-

der the chairmanship of Sue
Bergdahl, will include as its mem-
bers Ruth Ballman, Betty Bar-
nett and Kitty Bell.
Marilyn Blitz, Jane Bradley,
Judy Casperson, Sue Fortier and
Arlene Fox will help on this com-
mittee, as will Mary Fulton, San-
dra Halford, Marjorie L. Hiller,
Ann Keim, Marilyn Kezer and
June Kurz.
Other coeds who will be seen
guiding students will be Bonnie
McCornock, Kathy Mooney, Marie
Pongracz, Sanna Scheinfeld and
Marilyn Sawicki.
List Continues
Pamala Tarrant, Maureen Tow-
ey, Carolyn Vander Wall and
Mary Beth Wyss conclude the
women on the receptionist com-
T h e secretariate committee,
headed by Marylen Segel, will
haye as its members Rosalie Adri-
an, Belle Bisno, Elaine Brodey and
Sharon Bubel..
Other coeds on this committee
are Ethel Buntman, Dale Cantor,
Linda Curry, Nancy Durkee and

Camp Counselors To Plan
Season's Activities Tonight

Phyllis Ejehman. Shelia Finkel-
stein, Fern Frisby, Judy Hewson,
Joann Hodgman and Carolyn Kal-
ka will aid League officers.
Judy Lindenberg, Judy Mac-
Donald, Diane McElroy and Leona
Moore will help type up informa-
tion for League officers and com-
mittees. Also assisting in this ca-
pacity will be Meg Morang, Mau-
reen Murphy, Marilyn Nathan and
Pat Park.
Seeretariate Members
Helping this committee will be
Gail Porges, Carolyn Preish, Dar-
lene Roose, and Marica Roth. Gail
Stevens, Jean Tinker, Lesley Tor-
com and Mary Ann Will.
Senate research is the other
committee which makes up the
Buro-Cat organization. Serving on
this committee will be Jane Coc-
co, Fran Cohon, Betsy Curry and
Kathy Dahl.
Linda Green, Beverly Gross and
Peg Knodel will aid chairman Ali-
cia Tarrant on this committee.
Also assisting her will be Margot
Nelson, Jane Tackler, Julie Wind-

BIG SISTERS-The Big Sister
Committee of Assembly Associa-
tion will meet at 3 p.m. today at
the League. Chairman Meredith
Tigel urges all members to attend.
* * *
will be a coffee hour at 4 p.m. to-
day in the Education School
lounge in honor of the new mem-
mers of the Education School
Council and the faculty of the
department. There is to be a dis-
play by the department and a talk
on its function.
dals' properties and hostess com-
mittees will meet at 5 p.m. and
7 p.m. respectively in the League.
Anyone who is interested in work-
ing on a committee and did not
attend the Soph Scandals mass
meeting may sign up for commit-
tees this week.
COMMITTEE The Couzen's Hall
Housing Committee of Assembly
Association will meet at 4 p.m.
tomorrow at the League.
MITTEE The New Dorm Plan-
ning Committee of Assembly As-
sociation will meet at 4 p.m. to-
morrow at the League.

Meeting around the outside fire
place at the Women's Athletic
Building, coeds interested in join-
ing the Camp Counselors Club
may attend the "get-acquainted"
session at 7:30 p.m. today.
While roasting marshmallows
a n d concocting "Somemores,"
made of graham crackers, choco-
late chips and marshmallows, co-
eds will discuss their camping ex-
periences and jobs and trade in-
teresting anecdotes.
Purposes of the group are to
help any interested students to
gain experience in counseling
children and to give them new,
practical ideas.
Varied Agenda
Planned on the agenda for the
coming year, Joan Sayles, club.
manager, has many varied events
in mind.
Tentatively scheduled for the
coming weeks are a splash party
at the Women's Pool and a hay-
ride. It will be decided by club
members whether these events will
take place with dates allowed or
Bike-hikes to the Island and to
a Hostel outside Ann Arbor have
also been scheduled. The gals
will plan their own menus, buy
their food together and cook it
there. Picnic cookery such as
Pioneer drumsticks and Mad Dogs,
will be attempted by the coeds.
Unusual Cookery
Unusual methods of cooking the
food such as tin-foil cooking, non-
utensil cookery and tin can stoves,
will also be tried out.
An overnight at the Hostel out-
side Ann Arbor will be another
highlight of the year. Depending
on the weather, Miss Sayles has
tentatively planned that the co-
eds will leave by bike Friday af-
ternoon and return Saturday.
Parties and square dancing will
also be sponsored by the club.

}i S:

Orphans in Ann Arbor will be
entertained by club members with
a Thanksgiving party. Refresh-
ments, singing and games, such
as the ever popular "Rhythm
Game,," will be played by club
members and the children.
Working with natural surround-
ing items such as acorns and
leaves, Miss Sayles mentioned that
she has. planned "several demon-
strations in handicraft." Lanyard
work and beading will be included
in the demonstrations.
Discussions of camp problems'
and the planning of camp pro-
grams, with a speaker, such as
one from the psychology depart-
ment, to present other ideas on
a certain subject, have been also
tentatively scheduled.


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