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University Hospital And Observatory Buildings

s Heavy
ious Slate

esper Services, Seminar
In Education Are Among
Attractions On Program
arley To Start Soon
['hree vesper services, a Confer-
ce on Religion, a seminar in re-
.ous education and a Summer Par-
modelled after the annual Spring
rley are listed on the Summer
sion activities of the Counselor in
ligious Education, Dr. Edward W.
ikefIian, counselor, has announced.
the first vesper service will be
d at 8 p.m. Sunday, July 9, in
ckham Audito'ium. Dr. Louis A.
pkins, director of the Summer
;sion will be the speaker. The see-
I service will be at 8 p.m., July 23
d in the Rackham Auditorium with
f. Bennett Weaver of the English
partment as speaker.
the final vesper will be held Sun-
r, Aug. 13 in Hill Auditorium. The
grami will consist of sacred music
a soloist and by the summer chor-
under the direction of Prof. David
,ttern of the Music School. Devo-
ns and arrangements will be pro-
ed by Dr. Blakeman and the local
nisters.
'he Fifth Annual Summer Confer-
e on Religion will be held here
der the direction of the Counselor
y 23 to 28. The program includes
informal semirrars, on "Religion
Observed in the Near East," and
"Practical Religion"; a series of
rses for visiting teachers, minis-
S and others professionally inter-
d to be given every morning by
members of the University facul-
the general lecture series given
.y in the Rackham Building which
'e been given over to topics of
rest to this group; and a series
lectures on "Religion in the Near
o visiting lecturers have been
eduled to assist with this pro-
i. They are Prof. George Mi-
elides of the Near East School
Theology of the American Univer-
Beirut, Syria., and Rabbi James
ler of Hebrew Union Seminary,;

4 C
The University Hosnital buildings are in the center. In the foreground to the left is the University Observa-
tory, and the Simpson Memorial Building for study of anemia is to the right. e

Professor Rowe Will Conduct
Courses At Nah ma, Michigant

The Counselor is offering a sem-
inar in religious education which
will meet from 9 to 11 a.m. each
Tuesday during the session. Dr.
Blakeman will be assisted by outside
specialists brought in to discuss the
problems of religious education to-
day, curricula, goals, materials, tech-
niLues, youth problems and others.
The first summer parley, a "glori-
fiod bull session" with students, pro-
fessors, ministers and others taking
part, will be held July 6 and 7 in the
Vnion. Plans are now under way for
this activity. Topics discussed are.
expected to include international re-
lations, nation problems, the school
and education and industry and la-
bor, all viewed from the angle of the
rights of the minority, race relations
and the relation of liberty to security.
The Counselor will be in his office
td see students daily from 11 a.m.
until noon and from 4 to 5 p.m.
Several States
Bar Fireworks
Safer Celebrations Aimed
At ByLegislatures
CHICAGO, June 26.-(1P)-Aiming
at safer celebrations of the Fourth
of July, five state legislatures enact-
ed laws during current sessions to
regulate the use, distribution and
possession of fireworks.
The assemblies of Utah and West
Virginia approved measures outlaw-
ing fireworks, except for public,
supervised exhibitions.
Certain types of fireworks were
designated as dangerous in Califor-
nia's first statute regulating pyro-
technics. Connecticut's legislature
tightened existing regulations and
forbade the sale of fireworks to chil-
dren under 12. A new Pennsylvania,
law prohibits the sale and use of
fireworks except toy cap pistols.
DAILY OFFICIAL
BULLETIN j
(Continued from Page 4)
sity: All students and ne members
of the faculty should call ac the U.S.
Post Office and make out a pink
card, "Order to Change Address,"
Form 22, if they have not already
done so. This applies also to tempor-
ary residents in Ann Arbor who may
bI doing reference or research work
on the Campus. /
Unidentifiable mail is held in
Room 1, University Hall. If you are
expecting mail which you have not
received, please call at Room 1 Uni-.
versity Hall, and make inquiry.

Faculty Includes Famous
Poets, Photographers,
Authors And Teachers
(special to The Daily)
NAHMA, Mich. -Prof. Kenneth
Thorpe Rowe, of the English depart-
ment will conduct courses in the
drama, radio-writing and brdadcast-
ing at the Nahma Vacation School to
to be held August 13 to 26. at Na-
hama, in the Hiawatha National For-
est.
At this "backwoods university" va-
cationists will be offered short
courses in the novel, short story,
poetry, painting, photo-journalism,
moxie camera technique, nature pho-
tography, writing detective and west-
ern stories and hunting and fishing
articles for the magazines.
Faculty members have been chosen
as far as possible to be in keeping
with the environment. The staff in-
cludes: Stewart H. Holbrook, author
of "Holy Ol' Mackinaw" and other
lumberjack stories; Robert Gessner,
author of "Massacre" and "Some of
My Best Friends Are Jews;" Wallace
Kirkland, and Ormal I. Sprungman,
free lance . photographers and writ-
ers; Frank Gruber, prolific writer of
mystery and action stories; Anne
Campbell, and Peter DeVries, poets;
Arnold Mulder, professor of English
at Kalamazoo College and author of
a syndicated book review column;
Howard Thomas, noted painter and
head of the arts division of Mil-
waukee Teachers' College; and War-
ren Beck, professor of English at
Lawrence College and author of short
stories.
Visiting lecturers will include: Lou-
is Adamic, Milford, N.J., author of
"The Native's Return" and "My
America;" James Cloyd Bowman,
head of the English department of
Northern State Teachers' College and
author of "Pecos Bill" and the "Ad-
ventures of Paul Bunyon;" E. C.
Beck, head of the English depart-
ment of Central State Teachers' Col-
lege, Mt. Pleasant, and collector of
lumberjack and cowboy ballads.
Professor Rowe has been teaching
courses in playwriting and drama at
the University for the past eleven
years. He organized the courses in
playwriting on going to Ann Arbor.
Plays by Professor Rowe's students
have received nationwide production
on professional and amateur stages
and on the air. In the past three
years national playwriting awards
have been won by his students.
Professor Rowe has edited three
books of University plays, is a con-
tributor on his field of the drama
to various periodicals and is a mem-
ber of the Advisory Council of the
Bureau of New Plays, of the Collegi-
ate Advisory Committee of the Fed-

Three University ROTC
Graduates Attend Camp
Three graduates of the University
ROTC have entered their first .14-
day active duty period at Fort Sheri-
dan, Ill.
Lieut. Willard F. Sheldon, '39E,
Ann Arbor, Aubrey B. Hicks, '39, jr..
Owosso and Willison Worthing, '39E,
Bay City, are officers in the signal
corps there.
WE HAVE U
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