JUNE 24, 1940
THE MICHIGAN L1AILY
I-M To Sponsor Huge Program; Golfers Seek Nationa
SPORTS ENTRY BLANK
Intramural Sports Department
All men students are eligible for competition in the following
sports. Check on the list below the sports in which you wish to
No Entry Fee Required
The Intramural Sports Department will make drawings and sche-
dules, furnish equipment needed for team sports, and provide officials
for the contests where necessary. Notification of opponent and time
of play will be mailed to each participant.
Softpall ( ) Handball Doubles ( )
) Table Tennis
Handball Singles ( ) Codeball (
Please indicate partner's name in space below doubles entries.
Name.................Address .......... .............Phone.....
Mail or bring this blank to R. W. Webster, Supervisor of Intramural
Sports, Intramural Sports Bldg., Ferry Field. All entries close at 5 p.m.,
Saturday, June 29.
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Play For All'
All Men Students Eligible
To Participate; Deadline
For Entries Is Saturday
The Intramural Department, an-
nually the guiding force behind the
Summer Session's activity on the
athletic front, announced yesterday
an ambitious schedule calling for
competitive play in ten sports and
non-competitive activity in several
Preparing to launch its thirteenth
"Play For All" program, which will
be supplemented this year by The
Daily's "Outdoors For Exercise"
drive, the department, through its
director, R. W. Webster, urged that
all men students fill out the entry
blank printed on this page. The
deadline for entries will be this
Saturday, June 29.
Director Webster announced that
actual competition in all sports would
start next week, the exact dates, to
be announced in the near future.
The schedule boasts enough varie-
ty to permit each student to com-
pete in his favorite sport. No athlete
can be too choosy.
"Wee World Series" Planned
The exponents of the nation's
number one game will have their
fling at softball. There'll be three
separate leagues, with the winner
of each pennant chase representing
his circuit in the Summer Sessiofs
own "Wee World Series."
The Sports Building pool, home of
America's greatest collegiate swim-
mers, will be the' scene, of weekly
competitive" splashes, and several
links tourneys are scheduled for the
University's own championship
Play in both singles and doubles
are slated in tennis, hand-ball, and
Mr. Webster also announced plans
for some intensive competition in
squash, table tennis, badminton and
No Equipment Problem
The I-M staff will draw up all
schedules, officiate at every game,
match, contest, and what have you,
and will also supply the playing
equipment in all sports except table
tennis, squash, badminton, horseshoe
pitching and codeball. The neces-
sary apparatus in these sports, how-
ever, will be available for rental in
the "cage" in the Sports Building.
All winners in all sports will be
rewarded with Intramural ribbons.
The official intramural medals, cups,
statuettes and plaques will be made
available to winners and runners-up
who desire them at cost price.
Those who feel themselves inade-
quately prepared for competitive
play can benefit from special instruc-
tion which will be offered at' the
Sports Building in handball, squash,
swimming and badminton.
. . . by . . .
This is column one of a series.
Others will follow as the writer ful-
fills the obligations of his job. Of
course, that means that there'll be
many many columns. The writer,
too, may number his columns and
count by twos-that to avoid the om-
It is customary for the editor who's
breaking out in print for the first
time to make some sort of a declara-
tion of policy. Part of that declara-
tion has already been made--a col-
umn when there's the urge, moti-
vated either by the presence of a
suitable topic, activity on the part
of the conscience, activity on the
part of the boss, or by any combina-
tion of the above.
As faras objectives are concerned,
we are not without a few. First of
all, we hope to function in good
spirit. This column hopes to be amus-
ing if it can be. In our perspective,
we hope to take an objective ap-
proach, perhaps leaning over to the
side from which we can see things
in a humorous light.
Nevertheless, we are not blind,j
and if we can make some whole-
some criticism, we'll let fly with
both barrels. However, it will
never be our aim to put anyone
to shame, or to add to the woes
of a party already burdened with
them-even though his troubles
are the wrotten fruit of his own
Naturally, we will be limited a.
far as local matter is concerned.
There is no varsity competition when
our tqwn is hot, which means a news
drought in that sector. However, the
intramural department sponsors and
directs a huge program during the
summer, and the activities there will
receive top play.
We feel too, that a large percent-
age of the summer students are in-
terested in the major league pen-
nant races, the big prize fights, golf
matches and the other activities
which comprise the national sports
scene. Sports on an international
level, of course, went out with the
frost. Our pages will carry enough
material from day to day to keep
each sports fan posted on the doings
of the Tigers, of Mr. Joe Louis, and
the other teams and person who a
news in sports.
The main point of this initial col-
umn is this-the writer thinks, plain-
ly speaking, that the average Amer-
ican today is a lot too soft. The
writer feels most of us would be a
lot more robust and feel a lot more
healthy if we got out in the open
more and exercised with wholesome
vigor and enthusiasm.
Hence, we announce at this time
a campaign to get you and you and
you outdoors for exercise.
There is no doubt that Ann
Arbor and vicinity are ideally
Are At Stake
As Play Opens
Coach Courtright Expects
Palmer, Emery To Pace
Wolverines In Vermont
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piloted his team through a tough
dual meet season without losing a
single decision, and won second place
in the Conference meet, is optimistic,
about Michigan chances. He expects
big things of Palmer and Emery and
regards Clark, a brilliant competitor
in match play, as a threat.
Lynn Reiss, Tom Tussing and John
Leidy, all varsity men, will also play,
but tourney rules limit a school to
five men, so they'll be on their own.
The tourney will stretch out over
a period of six consecutive days. The
field embarks today to settle two
important decisions-the medalist
and the team champion. The low 64
scorers of the first two days' play
will advance to the match play brac-
ket, which will begin with two 18
hole rounds on Wednesday and
Thursday, continue with a 36 hole
semi-final on Friday, and wind up
with the championship match over
an equal distance on Saturday.
Ten Midwest schools will be repre-
sented in the tourney. In addition
to Michigan's entry, there'll be golf-
ers from Illinois, the current Big Ten
champ, Ohio State, Iowa, Minnesota,
Wisconsin, Chicago, Notre Dame,
Michigan State, and Northwestern,
runner-up for the team champion-
ship last year.
In The Majors
Detroit 9, New York 2
Boston 1, 2; Cleveland 4, 0
Washington 12,2; St. Louis 5, 3
Philadelphia at Chicago (rain)
Cincinnati 7, 2; New York 4, 0
Chicago 3,7; Philadelphia 2, 2
Boston 7, 10; St. Louis 5, 5
Brooklyn 5, 4; Pittsburgh 8, 4
WATERMAN GYM NOTICE
WATERMAN GYM (men's gym-
nasium on the campus): This build-
ing will be open during the Summer
Session for exercise and shower
baths. Locker fee 50c, towel fee 50c.
The towel fee is refunded on return
of the last towel. Secure tickets at
the Cashier's office, South Wing,
University Hall, Campus. Closing
hours: main floor, 5:30 p.m., and
building, 6:00 p.m.
Our fan-cooled, modernly equipped
shop is for your comfort and satis-
faction. The environment Is typi-
cally MICHIGAN for particular men
and women who desire the best in
the latest methods of barbering.
we specialize in personality hair
styling, scalp treatments, facials,
and "crew" cuts
"Keep A-Head of Your Hair"
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READ THE DAILY CLASSIFIEDS!
Shop at WAGNER'S
for your Summer clothes.
Sport shirt and slack ensembles.,
Summer weight slacks, both washable
and light weight worsted.
Tropical weight Suits.
STRAW HATS in the new styles.
Light, cool ARROW MESH shirts.
SPECIAL CLEARANCE PRICES
on all regular weight
SUITS - SPORT COATS - SLACKS
THE UNION POOL
(Sta eam t adjoins the Locker Room)
suited for a vigorous athletic
program. The Intramural de-
partment sponsors a huge pro-
gram, and this column will sup-
port it all the time. Everybody,
for his own sake, should get
on some team in some sport.
The variety is great enough to
satisfy all. If you are not a team
athlete, you can swim or play,
If any readers have ideas to fur-
ther this campaign for recreation,
the writer will be happy to learn
them. Our office doors are always
open, our phone never busy, and
our mail-box never stuffed. If the
office of the sports editor can con-
tribute in any way to the promotion
of activity on our athletic front,
then it will feel it has done some-
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