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THE MICHIGAN DAILY TUESDAY, JULY

Armd German Police Palrd Streets Of Capital City

-Associated Press Photo
This Associated Press picture, sent by radio to New York, shows armed police patrolling deserted Berlin
streets on bicycles after Chancellor Adolf Hitler crushed a revolt led by his political enemies. Several Nazi
radicis were killed in shooting frays or by executioners.
Feeder Of Museum's Animals Wives Of Students
Greeted With Chorus Of 'Arfs' Are Entertained By
Michigan Dames
Grooooo- Arf, Arf, Meuow! In connection with the z6o there is
Not a cat and dog fight but feeding also a snake and turtle pond which Nearly every state in the Union
time at the zoo full of Michigan main- sometimes has frogs in it. The atmno was represented yesterday at the
mals behind the museums building. sphere doesn't seem to be healthy'foi down tea given from three to five in
There would be more noises to try frogs, however. The turtles are fed
to spell phonetically but for the fact scraps of hamburger every two days the League Garden by the Mich-
that the raccoons, the badger, and the and occasionally a few fish are thrown igan Dames. Mrs. Mentor Williams,
young porcupine don't make enough in to give the snakes some exercise. who received the student wives at the
noise to count. door, noted that over 100 guests were
There is quite a chorus of "Grooos" Am ericans attending, and that they came from
for there are four bears in the col- all over the world, including one from
lections; two adult black bears which New Zealand.
came here as two-year-old cubs and Rem ain In PlaA he e e
two year-and-a-half-old cubs found As they entered they were given
by trappers in Northern Michigan. VT slips to wear which told their names
The "arf" is from the red fox and the A t nIifnliedon an dstates, and soon the shady gar-
"meuow" from the Michigan bobcat den was divided into numerous groups
trapped near Alpena. W o o d And Shields Are from Illinois, California, New Hamp-
The cubs came to the University in Wd - shire and so onr, who were busy get-
February, 1933, weighing less than Victorious; Stoefen And ting acquainted.
two pounds apiece and with their Lott Defeated The patronesses of the organiza-
eyes still closed. For six weeks they tion attended the tea. They included
had to be fed every two houxs, day WIMBLEDON, Eng., July 2. --P) Mrs. Alfred White, Mrs. George Car-
and night, from a nursing bottle. Dr. __Frank X. Shields and Sidney.' B. rothers, Mrs. William Bishop, Mrs.
Crystal Thompson, curator of visual Wood, Jr., the pair considered most Carl Huber, Miss Ethel McCormick,
education, and her assistant took likely to represent the United States Mrs. Ima M. Smith, Mrs. Emil Lorch,
turns taking the cubs home with them in Davis Cup singles, today fought and Dr. Margaret Bell.
to fthe lsite gnrsolid their way to the semi-finals of the The next meeting of the Michigan
The cubs didn't begin to eat bli All-England tennis championships Dames will be held on July 10 at 8:15
food until the following August but along with Fred Perry and Jack Craw- in the Michigan League. A general
they did pretty well after that for now ford, the two aces of Br'itain's far-metnwilbfooedyabrf
"Buzzie"_ weighs nearly 175 pounds rdthtwaesfBian f- meeting will be followed by a brief
and "Sistie" about 135l flung empire. entertainment and refreshments.
avn nd w Sitie aut ecogn135.hose With one exception it. is 'the same
Even now the bears recognize those quartet which squared off in the semi-
who fed them as cubs and Dr. Thomp- finals of the American championships Soviet Denies Peasants
son and her assistant have to talk in at Forest Hills a year ago. Wood re-
whispers when going out of the back placing Lester Stoefen, who went to Right Of Selling Bread
doorof he mseu or he ubs illplaiecesteidway fewh wnte to b
door of the museum or the cubs h pieces midway of what starte to be MOSCOW, July 2. - (P) - Private
set up a terrific howl for them. They a hard tussle with Crawford. Perry sale of grain and bread until the Soy-
play gentle and recognize their bene- defeated George M. Lott, Jr., the other ie government completes i grai
factors as intelligently as a dog. American cup player,.cletorntogrmplDe,iws fr-
"Buzzie" is the rpair and The results: bidden in a decree today by the cen-
has appropriated for himself a corner Shields defeated H'-. W. (Bunny) tral committee of the Communist
of the cage where he sits in a very Austin, of England, 4-6, 2-6, 7-5, 6-3, ty.
human posture and cogitates, while 7-5 party.
"Sistie" plays with the old tire sus- Wood defeated Vernon G. Kirby of Peasants and collective farms had
pended in the cage. South Africa, 6-1, 6-4, 3-6, 6-0. been permitted since the beginning
Crawford defeated Stoefen, 7-5, 2-6, of 1933 to make private sales of sur-
W ll17-5, 6-0. pluses remaining after the govern-
W lson Uens Perry defeated Lott, 6-4, 2-6, 7-5, ment collection plan was fulfilled.
10-8. The central committee's edict ex-
The semi-final pairings for Wed- pressed the opinion the harvest this
nesday are Shields-Crawford; Perry- year would equal that in 1933, in spite
AX£ 0 - rm -.-. Wood. of a drouth in some sections.

Shull Speaks
On Changes
In Evolution
Speaker Relates History
Of Movement In Fifth
University Lecture
(Continued from Page 1)
Shull stated that some biologist be-
lieved that certain animals were col-
ored in such a manner so as to escape
the eye of its enemy, such as the rab-
bit, which changes its fur in the win-
ter to correspond to the environment.
A contradiction to this theory, how-
ever, as presented by Professor Shull,
practically eliminates this idea. "If
the theory of protective resemblance
is true then how do these same biolo-
gists explain the many other animals
whose coats are brilliantly hued, such
as the male birds of many species?"
In the mimicry theory the examples
cited were the flies which changed
their wing structures and appearances
so as to resemble a bee.
Despite these seemingly imagina-
tive ideas, Professor Shull believes
that the followers of Darwin lacked
imagination; in that they endeavored
Ito explain evolution only by visible
factors and could not see physiologi-
cal qualities. Even now, he stated, we
do not pay enough attention to physi-
ological factors.
It was 30 years before scientists
doubted the efficacy of the theory of
natural selection, according to Pro-
fessor Shull. "DeVries of Holland
doubted it and as a result found the
origin of changes in what he called
mutations.
"These mutations were first thought
to be changes in animals to a larger
size but are now considered to be
changes of any size providing they
are inherited."
One of the principal objections to
mutations was that it left no place
for adaptation. Professor Shull would
explain this by offering for examina-
tion, migration, another source of
adaptation. It is his idea that, for ex-
ample, a parasitic animal which has
lost his digestive tract would migrate
and begin to live off an animal that
had a digestive tract, even though the
parasitic animal may have been at
one time a free living animal.
Dealing next with the question
"what causes mutations," Professor
Shull stated that the exact cause is
not known but that it is known that
mutations are not produced from en-
vironment and that it is possible to
produce them artificially by X-ray.
"The protoplasm or the structure of
hereditary characteristics will deter-
mine what kind of mutation lies with-
in the chromosomes."
Concluding his lecture, Professor
Shull stated that "I am hopeful that
a new outlook toward evolution will
be formulated with natural selection
as a foundation."
Insull Denies Guilt
On Federal Charge
CHICAGO, July 2. -(/P) -Samuel
Insull, deposed public utilities czar,
today entered a formal plea of not
guilty of charges of using the mails
to defraud in connection with the
collapse of the Corporation Securities
Co. of Chicago, one of the bankrupt
Insull concerns.
Insull, sun-tanned and appearing
more healthy than in previous court
appearances, remained seated at the
counsel table as his attorney, Floyd
E. Thompson, made the plea before
Federal Judge James H. Wilkerson.
Thompson waived a reading of the
indictment.
Thompson and attorneys for the
other 16 defendants in the mail fraud

case began their arguments on a
motion for a bill of particulars. The
arguments were expected to last most
of the day.

III

EDUCATION CLUB I
BASEBALL LEAGUE
The Educational Club Baseball
League opened its play yesterday with
the Superintendents swamping the
Teachers, 13 to 4, and the Principals
shutting-out the. Educational Re-
search team, 4 to 0.
There will be no other games this
week due to the holiday.

Superintendents
Principals ......
Edu. Research . .
Teachers .......

W L Pct.
.1 0 1.000
........1 0 1.000
.0 1 .000
.0 1 .000

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