TH MICMGAN DAILY
TUESDAY, SEYTEMER ?5,1951
PAGE TWO TUE IIUCDIGAN DAILY TUESDAY, SEPTEMEER 25.1956
Singing and Speaking
Mrs. Kenneth Westerman
715 Granger Avenue
Chance of a Lifetime.
Thurs., Sept. 27,
4:15 or 7:15 P.M.
Room 3M Union
Arthur Murray Studios
1311 S. University Phone: NO 3-4143 or NO 3-4144
Prepare now for the
exciting football week-ends!
Foxtrot, Waltz, Swing, Rumba, Mambo,
Tango, Samba. Check three.
10 FULL HOURS INSTRUCTION. One hour or
Two Hours Per Week. Full Course Only $15.
C ITY & STATE Phone
I am interested in classes Qi
STATE BEST DAY MON. THRU FRI. FROM 4-5 P.M.
NEW YORK (MP)-The world's
best pistol shot, a sharp-eyed Army
sergeant, acknowledges he'd be an
easy pickoff for Wyatt Earp or the
Lone Ranger in a gun duel.
M/Sgt. Huelet L. Joe Benner is
"top gun" with a .45 revolver but,
shattering the illusions of pop-
eyed TV viewers and Western
movie fans, says he can't shoot
from the hip.
"Most hip-shooters couldn't hit
a barn at 100 yards," the thick-
chested sergeant from Paragould,
Ark., added. "To be a good shot,
you must concentrate and take
Any Wyatt Earp fan knows that
to stop long enough to take aim
against the Western marshal is
the same as endorsing a ticket to
But Benner doesn't shoot in
movies. He just shoots in tourna-
ments. And he's five-time national
pistol champion, twice winner of
the world crown and defending
gold medalist in the 50-meter slow
fire competition of the Olympics.
From 40 yards Benner can put
six straight bullets into a bulls-
eye no bigger than a postage
stamp, can keep a tin can jump-
ing along the ground with a
steady stream of bullets and can
send a'.45 slug crashing into the
blade of an ax, causing half of it
to explode a balloon on the right
and the other half to bust a bal-
loon on the left.
Benner is 39, 5 feet 10 and 225
pounds. He is like old Western
heroes in at least one respect. He
believes in clean living to keep
his trigger finger firm.
He doesn't drink or smoke, and
hasn't had a cup of coffee for 20
"Coffe's bad for the shooter's
nerves," he says.
Read the Classifieds
By JOY MILLER
The individual voter wields more
power at the polls than he prob-
ably thinks he does.
One vote in each precinct may1
decide a candidate's future-the
records are full of examples.
That's why the person who excuses
his non-voting with "My one vote
doesn't mean anything, why
bother?" isn't up on his facts.
In 1952 a record U.S. vote was
cast-63 per cent of Americans of
voting age went to the polls, com-
pared with percentages like 80 to
95 in Sweden, Italy, England and
President Dwight D. Eisenhower
carried Missouri by 29,599 votes.
Missouri has 4,666 election pre-
cincts. Thus President Eisen-
hower's margin of victory repre-
sented about six votes for each
election precinct in the state.
In South Carolina Stevenson's
victory margin boils down to seven
votes per precinct. In Kentucky
and Tennessee the winning mar-
gin also was 10 or less votes per
precinct. In 12 other states the
margin was less than 35 votes
per precinct; in 30 states it was
less than 60. Only in 10 states was
it more than 100 votes per pre-
In some of the important con-
tests of recent years a compara-
tively few votes were decisive. In
the Connecticut gubernatorial
election in 1948, for example,
Abraham Ribicoff (D) defeated
John Lodge (R) by 3,115 votes-
and close to a million ballots were
cast in that election.
Here are some other close elec-
tions: In 1952 Wayne Aspnall
(D) of Colorado was elected to the
House of Representatives with a
plurality of 29 votes-out of 79,323
cast. That was the closest in the
whole country that year.
In the 1954 Congressional elec-
tions, Richard Neuberger (D) won
a Senate seat from Oregon by
2,462 out of 569,088 votes cast, and
Frederic Coudert (R) was sent to
the House of Representatives from
New York by a plurality of 314
votes out of 88,000.
Most recently, in the 1956 Maine
election, the first district House
race ended up 28 votes apart. The
unofficial tabulation gave the vet-
eran Rep. Robert Hale 58,027 to
57,999 for Democrat James C.
Oliver. A tabulation error of only
.00025 per cent could change the
unofficial result. All ballots, con-
sequently, were called in to safe-
guard then until an expected re-
count can be made. The official
result probably won't be known
until Oct. 3 when the governor and
The next time therefore anyone
is tempted to think his vote
doesn't count, he might ponder
these close races-and the ones
the 1956 presidential election is
likely to turn up, after he has
missed his chance.
LINES 1 DAY 3 DAYS 6 DAYS
2 .75 1.87 2.78
3 .90 2.25 3.33
4 1.04 2.60 3.85
Figure 5 average words to a line.
Classified deadline, 3 P.M. daily.
I 1:00 A.M. Saturday
Phone NO 2-3241
WANTED TO BUY
USED ENGLISH bike wanted, boy's
model, Cali Robert Sayles, NO 2-6436.
reliable firm. Full-time position.
No canvassing. Training pro-
gram offered. Salary plus com-
mission. Paid vacation and in-
surance. Transportation and
leads furnished. Apply morn-
ing to Mr. Swope, manager.
Singer Sewing Center
114 S. Main St.
REGISTERED NURSES for private duty
full or part time. Community Nurs-
ing Bureau, 401 Thompson. Phone
NO 8-6515 and NO 3-4859. )H6
RADIO and TV Serviceman. Hi Fi Sales-
man, Ann Arbor Radio and TV, 1217
So. Univ. Call NO 8-7942. )H5
MICROSCOPE, Spencer Lens Co., Call
NO 2-3981. B28
BLOND OAK Desk and Chair. Modern,
$50. Call NO 2-9903. )$21
FOR SALE: Girl's English bike. Excel-
lent condition: used one year. Cheap.
Call NO 2-9709 after 6:00. )B23
LOST AND FOUND
YELLOW GOLD women's Bulova watch.
Narrow expansion band. Lost between
First Methodist Church, (State Street)
and Martha Cook Dorm. )Al
HOT CLARINET, Tuba man wanted for
Boll weevil Jazz Band. Call NO 3-
31692, NO 2-3422. )F7
CONVERT your double-breastedtsuit to
a new single-breasted model. $15.
Double-breasted tuxedos converted to
single breasted, $18, or new silk shawl
collar, $25. Write to Michaels Tailor-
ing Co., 1425 Broadway, Detroit, Mich-
igan, for free details or phone WOod-
WOodward 3-5776. )F1
THE BUTTS & SWISHER CO.
FOR ANN ARBOR WOODS
(Washtenaw at Stadium)
Models Open Daily '10-8
Phone NO 4p800 )RI
CARS FOR RENT
AVIS RENT-A-CAR or VAN for local or
long distance use. Reasonable. Daily,
weekly or hourly rates. Nye Motor
Sales Inc., 514 E. Washington St.
NO 6-4156. )S1
RE-WEAVING-Burns, tears, moth holes
rewoven. Let us save your clothes.
Weave-Bac Shop, 224 Nickels Arcade.
WHITE'S AUTO PAINT SHOP
2007 South State NO 2-3350
Bumping and Painting
FALL window washing and eave trough
cleaning. Work done by experienced
men. Call NO 2-9755. )J4
EXPERIENCED Operators in Beauty
work of all kinds. Ritz Beauty Salon,
605 E. William, NO. 8-7066. )J3
.9 x 12 Cotton Rugs
Also rugs all sizes at special prices.
SMITH'S FLOOR COVERING
207 E. Washington
Phone NO 2-9418
ROOMS FOR RENT
DOUBLE ROOMS for men students,
new furniture! Linens furnished. $8.00
per week per man. 118 Miller Ave. 1-
5 P.M. )D2
DOUBLE ROOMS for 20 more men,
new furniture! Linens furnished.
$8.00 per week per man. Also large
furnished 4-room apartment for 4
men, $155, all utilities included.
Phone NO 86415 days only )D3
1951 STUDEBAKER-radio, heater, over-
drive. Excellent transportation at
reasonable cost. Call NO 3-4855. )N1O
1946 NASH. good looking, Only $49.98.
Phone NO 5-1552 after 4 P.M. }N8
* Prompt, efficient
2805 E. Michigan
Phone 3YP 4958 RALEIGH BICYCLE, 3 years old. Mark
)S4 Hendershott, NO 3-0521, Ext. 222. )B19
FRIDAY, SEPT 28
"AFTER THE GAME"
Saturday, Sept. 29
ANN ARBOR ARMORY
Corner 5th Ave. and East Ann
FINEST CAMPUS DANCE BAND
HUGH GUCKER AND THE COLLEGIANS
Stag or Couples. Only...75c each...9-12
MODERN APARTMENTS for one to four
persons. One block from campus. 514
Forest. Call NO 2-1443 or NO 2-7720.
Space available, lots 40 x 60', side-
walks, patios, excellent water, spa-
cious private living. 20 minutes east
of Ann Arbor, 2 miles west of
Wayne, Michigan at Haggerty Road.
Canton Mobile Village. )C1
EXPERIENCED BOOKKEEPER A N D
TYPIST accounts payable, pay roll,
general journals, and social security
returns. Good salary, state qualifica-
tions, Box 16-A, The Michigan Daily.
MEAL JOB, waitress, experience pre-
ferred. Howard Wentz, 1319 Hill, Call
NO 2-6422. )H13
GRADUATE STUDENT'S wife and for-
mer kindergarten teacher would like
to care for child in her home. NO 3-
CARRIERS for the Michigan Daily
for immediate opening, also for future
openings. Good pay, No collecting,
Morning delivery, bicycle or car nec-
essary. Call NO 2-3241 and leave phone
number, name and address. )Hl
BABY SITTER M W F 12:30-3:30, please
call NO 3-6321. )H16
PAROLE AND PROBATION OFFICERS
AND PRISON COUNSELORS-Fifteen
vacancies for trainee positions with
rapid advancement to responsible as-
signments. $4,200 to $6,300 in five
years plus up to $495 annual longevity
pay. Good promotional opportunities.
This is a chance for a lifetime career
with the Michigan Department of Cor-
rections. Must be college graduate (no
later than January 1957) with cours-
es in sociology and psychology or
criminology and between the hges of
21 and 40. Write for application to
Michigan Civil Service, Lansing 13.
in the following areas:
NO 3-0521 Ext. 544
FOR SALE: Tuxedo-size 40 in excellent
condition. $35. Phone NO 3-5173. )B20
E. LE4Z Microscope. Excellent condi-
tion. Call NO 3-6455. )B22
ARMY-NAVY type oxford-7.25; sox,
39c; shorts, 69c; military supplies.
Sam's Store, 122 East Washington.
MODERN mobile home, ideal for mar-
ried couple, complete with TV, awn-
ing, fuel barrel, choice lot available,
priced universally low for quick sale,
cash or terms. Ready to move in.
Phone Ypsilanti 2930 M after 5 P.M.
BEAUTIFULLY DECORATED, custom
built house. Large 12 x 29 living room
with fireplace, picture window, book-
shelves capable of holding 400-500
books. Roomy kitchen with breakfast
room; ventilator fan, twin bed size
bedrooms, wardrobe closets, tile bath.
10 x 14 enclosed porch, attached gar-
age, brand new gas furnace and water
heater. Other fine features as cen-
tral air conditioning, steel casement
Windows, magnetic door catches. Cor-
ner lot with 165 ft. frontage. Draper-
ies, TV antennas in cluded. Phone
NO 2-9249. 102 Westwood Ave. )B9
THE MICHIGANENSIAN: your personal
record ofda year at Michigan. Buy
BOX SPRING, double bed standard
size, brand new, Phone NO 3-2015.
BOY'S ENGLISH bike, like new, rea-
sonable. 727 S. State, apt. 1 even-
AMATEUR RADIO geat for sale. Re-
ceivers, transmitter components,
tubes, etc. Am selling out station.
Cali NO 3-8026 after 5:30. )B25
IT'S IMPOSSIBLE to buy Life at 8c;
Time-6c; Sports Ill.-8c and other
magazines such as the New Yorker,
Reader's Digest, Esquire, Playboy,
Newsweek, etc., uniss by subscribing
through the Student Periodical
Agency. Phone NO 2-3061, 9 a.m.-
10 p.m. )F-4
BEETLE--I'M meeting Cff Norton's
niece Wed., 7:15 P.M. WCBN 650 or
1150. Come Ahead. ALVIN. ALVIN!
WHO'S ALVIN? )F8
FOUND-One Deer's Bead. Cliam by
calling NO 378508. F-9
TO AID your budget: Installment buy-
ing for 1957 MICHIGANENSIAN. Pay
$1.00 down and the balance by Feb-
ruary 21, 1957.
" Safe buy used cars sold
with a written life-time
" Always a good deal on a
a new Lincoln or
3345 Washtenaw Ave.
h. NO 2-4197
1950 CHEVROLET, two-door, good con-
dition, low mileage, $375. Call NO 5-
5194 after 5. )}il
1948 CADILLAC, excellent condition,
$285 or best offer. Call Ypsilanti
1049 X. after 5:30 P.M. )N13
1952 PLYMOUTH, R&H, good condition,
bargain $250, 305 Cooley E. Q. - NO 2-
BUSINESS SERVICES BUSINESS SERVICES
BICYCLE & SPORT STORE
113 W. Washington
at it's BEST... because
1. We are close to the campus.
We are open evenings and sat. afternoons.
We service all makes of cars.
JIM VAN BROCKLIN
Place Reservations Early
4. We have a new building and the latest equipment.
We can work on your car while you are at school, at
the show, or busy elsewhere.
Ford Dealer Service Center
505 East Huron NO 2-3261
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