THE MICHIGAN DAILY
TUESDAY, JANUARY 15, 1957
Students Plan, Construct
Electric Digit Computer
CLASSI IED ADVERTISING
PRESENTED WY WARNER BRCS
IN WARNERCOLOR STARRING
ELIZABETH ROCK JAMES
TAYLOR -.HUDSON -DEAN
ANo PtrENTriNG CARROLL BAKER **
C LL|'LLS-MERCEDES McCAM RIDGESAL MINEO
1:00 - 4:30 - 810
Sunday 1.25 All Day
A $65,000 electronic computerj
capable of adding numbers in 70
millionths of a second is being
designed and constructed by stu-2
dents in electrical engineering.
MIC, Michigan Instructionalr
Computer, was begun in 1954 and
is expected to be completed this
spring. Many of the basic units
were designed by the students and
purchased from manufacturers,
while others were planned and
built on the scene. All the com-
ponents have been linked together
Prof. Norman Scott of the engi-
neering department pointed' out,
"computers generally are pur-
chased, rented or built to solve
scientific and engineering prob-
lems on a tight schedule, and can
seldom be shut ' down and dis-
mantled to show students how they
"MIC, however, will be apart
more time than it will be in opera-
tion. Students will be continually
dismantling it to modify compon-
ents, add new units, rearrange old
ones and test new theories. In a'
sense, this computer will never be
MIC is a digital computer, orf
one in which electrical pulses are
used to represent numbers, and
will be able to add two, 10-digit
numbers in 70 millionths of a sec-
ond, multiply them in 1050 mil-
lionths and divide them in 1120
Medieval Society, meeting, 8 p. m,
East Lecture Room, Rackham Building.
Speaker: Prof. C. K. Pott.
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Women's Rifle Club, no meeting to-
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Panel Discussion after1
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Interviews from 3-5 on Tues. Ask for
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CHIEF ACCOUNTANT, $5616 per year,
beginning salary. To head central
accounting and payroll unit for
Washtenaw County Government.
Regular salary advancement to qual-
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College degree or certificate with spe-
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Public administration training desir-
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WashtenawCounty Building, Ann
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Campus-to -Career Case History
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1 Claire Hruska (left) discusses progress of a new telephone building with the contractor,
What's a civil engineer's job
in the telephone company?
Claire Hruska graduated in 1953 from to see that the builder sticks to the plans
the University of Washington with a B.S. in detail.
in Civil Engineering. Today he's with "Right now I'm handling the construe-
The Pacific Telephone and Telegraph tion of several telephone exchanges, a
Company. large office building in downtown Seattle,
"I supervise construction at every and additions to other buildings. It's
stage," Claire says. "Every telephone satisfying work, because I'm on my own a
building is designed around the equip- lot, and getting the jobs done is up to me.
PHOTOGRAPHIC and DUPLICATING
equipment operator. Beginning salary
$3,456 per year. Female with consid-
erable office experience and mechan-
ical ability to operate duplicating,
micro-filming, a n d photographic
equipment, and central mailing unit.
Excellent/ opportunity to learn a re-
sponsible and satisfying job. Regular
salary advancement to qualified em-
ployee, steady. work, paid vacation
and sick leave and other benefits.
Obtain application from: County Ad-
ministrator,.Room 126 - Washtenaw
County Building, Ann Arbor, Michi-
gan. NOrmandy 3-2461, extension 59.
WANTED-Cab' drivers, full or part-
time. Apply 113 S. Ashley. Ann Arbor
Yellow and Checker Cab Company.
Phone NO 8-9382. ) H2O
BUSINESS SERVICES BUSINESS SERVICES
BICYCLE & SPORT STORE
113 W. Washington
USED CARS USED CARS
There's more for your
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* Always the best deal on a new LINCOLN or MERCURY
Note: A courtesy car leaves our dealership at
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F ITZGERALD, INC.
3345 Washtenaw - Phone NO 3-4197
USED CARS USED CARS
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UP AGAINST IT? 1956 CHEVROLET two dr.
radio & heater, white
wall tires, 7,000 miles
- just like new.
1953 OLD SMOB I LE for-
door, radio & heater,
power brakes, power
steering, padded dash,
19,000 miles. $1395.
1954 FORD fordoor, radio
& heater, automatic
transmission. A real
Comes the time nm NS
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ment that will be in it. When a building "I've got a career that otters big as-
is needed, I work closely with the archi- signments and responsibilities, and real
1 tect to make sure his plans fit the needs. opportunities to get ahead in a business
Then I check the contractors' bids. When that's growing rapidly. That's what I 4
the contract is let, it's my responsibility was looking for."