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NIGHT EDITOR: WILL HARDY
Editorials published in The Michigan Daily
are written by members of The Daily staff
and represent the views of the writers only.
THE WORLD EXECUTIVE of the Jewish Agen-
cy for Palestine has flatly rejected the British
proposal for a federated Palestine. Since the
Arabs have already rejected the plan, the whole
problem is exactly'where it was before.
Meanwhile, terrorist raids continue, the British
tighten their military control, and tension mounts
So far, all commission reportssand committee
proposals have failed. They have failed because
both' the Jews and Arabs want full powers in
Palestine and because neither is willing to let
the other have the upper hand.
Two paths of action are open. We can
either let the Jews and Arabs fight it out
among themselves or we can enforce a settle-
ment from above. Since the former would in-
volve much unnecessary bloodshed and would
perpetuate- the hostility between the two
groups, we are left with the latter-enforced
Who, then, should enforce the settlement, and
who should decide what the settlement is to be?
Assuming that we want this settlement to be
as just and fair as possible to both parties, who
Is best fitted for this unpleasant task of arbi-
One thing is sure. It is not the British.
Both the Jews and the Arabs are tired of
British promises, and it is fairly evident that
the extreme elements at least are going to re-
sist strongly any compromise scheme the Brit-
ish might offer. Furthermore, British pro-
posals are unavoidably influenced by their mili-
tary and economic interests in the Mediter-
ranean and Middle East.
Because the Palestine solution will affect hun-
dreds of thousands of Jews in Europe and per-
haps in the whole world, the Palestine problem is
no longer a British problem, but a world problem.
As such, it must be handled by some world
Handing the problem to the United Nations
Security Council or General Assembly has been
suggested, but if this were done, the whole
question would become another political foot-
ball for the big powers to kick around in their
endless game of power politics. The issue would
be decided not by which side is right but by
which side could muster the most votes. It
would be just something else the Russian and
Anglo-American factions could fight over.
In the framework of the United Nations,
though, we have the International Court of
Justice, that was set up specifically to handle
such disputes. Being a continuation of the old
World Court, it is both experienced and impar-
tial. We can be sure that this court would weigh
carefully the arguments on both sides and would
bring forth as just a solution as could possibly
be obtained. It would then be up to the Security
Council to carry out the court's decision, using
force if necessary.
The Palestine dispute should be referred to
the International Court of Justice for arbi-
tration. According to the San Francisco char-
ter, this is the wiay world disputes are supposed
to be handled. Why isn't this being done?
UN -Here To Stay
The United Nations has eight applications for
membership. This rush to get in is at once a
measure of the necessity of the new internation-
al body and a sign that in the eyes of the out-
siders it is here to stay. Despite the fumblings,
dissensions and uncertainities that trouble the
OUR LECTURES on The Social Implications
of Modern Science are 1evolving about the
discernment of values and an appreciation of
the enduring good. By values we mean not some
commodity but the very reverse, an essence
functioning at the level of personal practice in
the stream of life. Values are not possessed so
much as able to posses us. "You cannot be a
whole unless you join a whole," says Basanquet
in "What Religion Is." "This sense of not being
our own, of belonging to the etrenal supreme
good which is the whole, is freedom and power."
He also holds that "religion is the recognizing of
one's membership in the universe." That, too,
is what we mean by values. They are the powers,
not our own, which within and without, when
accepted seriously make for righteousness.
Values are for everyone, but the literatures
and philosophies about them travel at two
elevations. At the lower level, the Epmethian
or common man, will use the word "standard."
That notion is so flat and so completely some-
thing imposed by groups that it has no lift to
the soul and little challenge to the mind and
heart. Yet every human being has his values,
By VICTOR RIESEL
EVERYBODY KNOWS that sailors are tough
-but few know why. Maybe the answer is
in the words of a gaunt Norwegian-born sailor,
Andrew Furuseth, the "Lincoln of the sea,"
whose ashes were thrown into the wind above
the mid-Atlantic. "You can put me in jail,"
Furuseth once said. "But you cannot give me
narrower quarters than as a seaman I have
always had. You cannot give me coarser food
than I have always eaten. You cannot make me
lonelier than I have always been."
What makes a sailor tough? Not having an
address when he "hits the beach." Living out
of a mail box and a duffel bag, which the
union checks while he's ashore. What makes
a sailor tough? Climbing into dark holes deep
in theafter part of a ship to sleep off fatigue
in a tight little bunk over the screw where
strange odors and familiar bugs mingle in 'the
What, then, takes a man to sea? The depres-,
sion. An itch to keep moving. A job with three
meals. A yearning for story book adventure. This
yen for seafaring romance in 1922 took an or-
phaned 15-year-old kid from the foster home,
where the State of Massachusetts was raising
him-took him aboard the SS Robert S. Hop-
kins one day as mess boy. He learned about
righteous salors' "beefs" (complaints) first hand.
As mess boy, he was ordered by the Captain
to serve every quart of milk diluted with seven
quarts of water. The new mess boy, unaware that
precious water was kept in special compart-
ments, simply opened a spigot and mixed the
milk. He poured it over the mush and began
serving. After the sailors threw him out of the
mess hall he realized the spigot was a salt water
That mess boy was Johnny Hawk, virtually
unknown six-foot leader of the unpublicized
anti-Communist AFL Seafarers' International
Union-an organization so powerful it could
strangle the nation's business by halting all
Pacific shipping and a large part of the Atlantic
and Gulf Coasts. After the mess boy stint Hawk
shipped on everything from the SS Leviathan to
Everywhere he spoke up for his fellow-
sailors. Finally they came to him in 1935 and
asked him to be their union officer. When
'the SIU was organized in 1940 to fight Com-
munist infiltration on the watefront he be-
came the union's Atlantic and Gulf Coast lead-
er, with 35,000 men under him.
When you talk to Johnny Hawk, as I did today,
after he gave 11 large shipping lines a 30-day
strike reprieve, you think he's kidding you. He
talks only of what's good for his followers and
"hanging the pin" (pulling a strike) to help his
"rank-and-file." But as you listen, you know
this is no two-faced lamenting about "the work-
ers." Agree with him, as I do, or not, here is one
powerful union chief who doesn't live in a pent-
house or draw $1,000-a-week.
Walk with him through the jammed, six-story
SIU headquarters here and you see that men
not only respect him-they like him. You notice
a "beef box" with a sign reading: "Have you got
a beef about: (1) how the union is run. (2) How
your ship's beef was handled. (3) Any damn
thing. (4) Then write a letter, sign your name,
drop it in and get action." Ask this crusading,
polo-shirted union leader whom the labor barons
must copy if they would eventually avoid revolt
in their ranks, to see his books-and out they
come. How much do you earn, Hawk? Ninety
dollars a week. Dues? Two dollars a month.
Initiation fees? Twenty-five dollars. Financial
statements? Issued every week. How long in
office? One year.
Watch the SIU. It's breaking into the news
by capturing control-in a collective bar-
gaining election-of seamen on the Isthmian
Line, one of the world's greatest fleets. Then
the SIU will have the balance of power in
America's ports. And that orphaned kid will
be vital to the nation's business.
(Copyright, 1946, N.Y. Post Syndicate)
his touchstone of thought, feeling and action.
Those values determine his bent, direction or
quality for at any given moment they tran-
scend the standards out of which they have
emerged. Values can quicken the soul, even
in its defeat, to personal pride and security.
Here is food for the world's hunger. H. F. Rall
in "Christianity" says of values, "These are
not ideas externally communicated or labori-
ously deduced; they are direct, as illuminating
insights and none the less so because they are
viewed as a gift of God." Standards may be
called values when they become that for which
one will suffer loss, willingly lose face or dare
Albert Einstein has offered the following: "To
know that what is impenetrable to us really
exists, manifests itself as the highest wisdom
and the most radiant beauty which our dull fac-
ulties can comprehend only in their most primi-
tive form-this knowledge, this feeling is the
center of true religiousness." In the realm of
values, knowledge comes from insight as a man
looks at the whole. No analysis will yield the
beauty of a landscape, no deduction or demon-
stration can give it to another; it is seen directly
or it is not gained at all. Can justice be present-
ed by argument or is it only an insight? Love
seems never to be evolved by logic nor talked
into existence but can be grasped. through in-
sight, awakened by benevolence or imparted in
social prayer (worship).
The other level is that open only to great
souls whom we refer to as Promethean, the
inspired ones. Even J. R. Lauba, always a
critic of orthodoxy, believes in value at this
upper level. In May, 1928 in Forum he wrote,
"Insight is not a substitute for careful ob-
servation, reflection, criticism and experimen-
tation, but it does have a place. When all else
is done, the whole man with every resource of
mind and imagination sees the whole and per-
ceives meanings and relations which no study
of parts and no summation of discrete facts
can yield." Lowell in his "Columbus" viewed
values in this fashion when he declared:
"It is they,
Who utter wisdom from the central deep
And listening to the inner flow of things
Speak to the age."
Now if according to the religious man gen-
erally, whole hearted devotion to a cause in-
finitely beyond and above oneself or belief in
the mystical membership in an eternal whole is
the adequate status for the good life and also for
human progress, then an affectionate relation
between human and divine personality is the
contribution most needed in our era to guarantee
that the power already given to man or unlocked
by his search is to serve constructive purposes
only. In other words, the whole scientific, poli-
tical, financial and cultural vastness with its
vitality, both known and unknown, is made
meaningful alone by the sense of unity, inter-
dependence, and accountability which we call
--Edward W. Blakeman,
Counselor in Religious Education
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SUNDAY, AUGUST 11. 1946
VOL. LVI, N;. 29S
phitheatre. The topic will
curity and Freedom."
The Chicago and Southern Airlines,
Inc., are now taking applications for
the September training class for
stewardesses. Any girls who are in-
terested in stewardess training for
the airlines should call at the Bur-
eau of Appointments, 201 Mason Hall.
The public schools of Taos, New
Mexico have vacancies in the ele-
mentary schools; art, English, mathe-
matics and guidance positions on the
secondary level. Living conditions
and salaries are good. If candidates
who are interested in living in the
Southwest will call the Bureau of
Appointments they can receive more
detailed information about these
The libraries of the University
Elementary School will be open on
Saturday morning, Aug. 10 from 9-
12 and on Monday through Wed-
nesday, Aug. 12-14 in the mornings
from 9-12 and in the afternoons
from 1-4. Students wishing to use
these materials from August 15-23
may have them transferred to the
School of Education Library, 4200
University High School.
All Public Law 16 Veterans (pen-
sion) who have not had' their final
summer interview with their Vet-
erans Administration Training Of-
ficer should appear at Room 100
Rackham Building between the dates
of August 12th and 16th.
The Fifth Clinic of the season will
be held at the Fresh Air Camp, Pat-
terson Lake, Main Lodge at 8:00 p.
in., Friday, August 9. Professor L.
Kelly, Clinical'Psychologist from the
Department of Psychology will be
the visiting consultant.
Notice to Veterans: All veterans
training under Public Law 346 (GI
Bill of Rights) in order to protect
their future training rights must re-
port to the Veterans Administration,
Rm. 100, Rackham Building, accord-
ing to the following schedule:
Students in the term ending Aug-
ust 9: Report Aug. 5-9.
Students in the term ending Aug-
ust 23: Report Aug. 12-17.
Students whose term ends after
August 23: Report August 19-24.
Veteran's presence is necessary to
fill out a training report and to in-
dicate whether leave is desired.
The office of the Veterans Admin-
istration is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30
p.m. daily and from 8:00 a.m. to noon
Lecture: Claude Eggertsen, Assist-
ant Professor of Education on Mon-
day, August 12 at 4:05 p.m. in the
University High School Auditorium.
The topic will be "Proposed: A Na-
tional Civilian Continuation Study
Institute." The public is cordially
There will be a lecture by Profes-
sor Y. R. Chao on Monday, August
12 at 10:00 to 12:00 a.m. in Room
2016 Angell Hall. He will talk on
Special topics in Chinese Grammar.
There will be a lecture by Profes-
sor Y. R. Chao on Monday, August
12 from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. in Room
2016 Angell Hall. He will talk on
Form Classes and Parts of Speech in
Chinese. Visitors to these lectures
Lecture: Elmer D. Mitchell, Profes-
sor of Physical Education, Tuesday,
Aug. 13, at 4:05 p.m. in the University
High School Auditorium. The topic
will be "Recreational Guidance."
Lecture. "Interpreting the News."
Preston W. Slosson, Professor of His-
tory; autpices of the Summer Ses-
sion. Tuesday, August 13, 4:10 p.m.,
Lecture: Harlan C. Koch, Professor
of Education, Wednesday, Aug. 14, at
4:05 p.m. in the University High
School Auditorium. The topic will
be "New, Horizons in Guidance."
Lecture: William Haber, Professor
of Economics, on Wednesday, Aug. 14
at 4:10 p.m. in the Rackham Am-
Dr. Henry M. Hoenigswald of Yale
University will give a lecture, under
the auspices of the Linguistic In-
stitute, on Wednesday, Aug. 14, at
7:30 p~m. in the Rackham Amphi-
theatre, on the subject: "Descriptive
Techniques in Historical Linguistics."
The public is invited.
Colleges of Literature, Science, and
the Arts, and Architecture and De-
sign; Schools of Education, Forestry,
Music, and Public Health:
Summer Session Students wishing
a transcript of this summer's work
only should file a request in Room
4, U.H., several days before leaving
Ann Arbor. Failure to file this request
before the end of the session will re-
sult in a needless delay of several
Seniors, College of Literature, Sci-
ence, and the Arts, Schools of Edu-
cation, Music, and Public Health:
Tentative lists of seniors for Sep-
tember graduation have been posted
on the bulletin board in Rm. 4, Uni-
versity Hall. If your name does not
appear, or if included there, is. not
correctly spelled, please notify the
counter clerk. '
Graduate Students in Speech: A
symposium on interpretation ad
history of the theater will be held at
4 p.m. Monday in the West Confer-
ence Room of the Rackham Build-
ing. Applicants for advanced degrees
in Speech specializing in this field
Attention August Graduates: Col-
lege of Literature, Science, and the
Arts, School of Education, School of
Music, School of Public Health:
Students are advised not to request
grades of I or X in August. When
such grades are absolutely imper-
ative, the work must be made up in
time to allow your instructor to re-
port the make-up gradenotlater
than noon, August 31. "Grades re-
ceived after that time may defer the
student's graduation until a later
Recommendations for Departmen-
tal Honors: Teach departments
wishing to recommend tentative
August graduates from the College of
Literature, Science, and the Arts, and
the School of Education for depart-
mental honors, should recommend
such students in a letter, sent to the
Registrar's Office, Room 4 University
Hall, by noon August 31.
Carillon Recital: Sunday afternoon,
Aug. 11, at 3:00 Percival Price, Uni-
versity Carillonneur, will present a
recital on the Charles Baird Caril-
lon in Burton Memorial Tower. His
program will include the following
selections: Land of Hope and Glory
by Elgar, Album for the Young by
Schumann, Intermezzo for carillon by
Van Hoof, and a group of hymns.
Student Recital: Philip Malpas,
organist, will present a recital Sun-
day afternoon, August 11, at 4:15 in
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, N.
Division Street. Mr. Malpas' program
will include: Organ Concerto in B
flat major by Handel, Toccata by
Frescobaldi, Fantasia and Fugue in
G minor by Bach, and Carillon-Sortie
The public is cordially invited.
Chamber Music Program: The
fourth in the current series of Sun-
day evening chamber music programs
will include Quartet in B-fiat major,
Op. 168 by Schubert, Poem for viola
and piano by Edmund Haines, and
Quintet in A major, Op. 114 ("The
Trout") by Schubert. Scheduled for
8;30 p.m. Sunday, August 11, in the
Rackham Lecture Hall, this program
will be presented by Gilbert Ross,
and Lois Porter, violins, Louise Rood,
viola, Oliver Edel, vello, Charles Baer,;
double bass, and Joseph Brinkman,
The program will be open to the
public without charge.
Faculty Recital: On Monday eve-
ning, August 12 ,in Rackham Lecture
Hall at 8:30 Lee Pattison, pianist,
will present his sixth program, in the
current series of lecture recitals. Mr.
Pattison's'program will include: Fan-
tasy in C minor, K475, Sonata in E-
fiat major, K282, and Sonata in F
major, K332 by Mozart and -Sonata,
Op. 2 No. 3 by Beethoven.
Student Recital: Ellwood W. Hill,
organist, will present a recital Tues-
day evening, Aug. 13, at 8:30 in Hill
Auditorium. Given in partial fulfill-
ment of the requirements for the de-
gree of Master of Music, Mr. Hill's
program will include: Concerto IV by
Bach, Concerto in F Major, No. 13
by Handel, Sonata I by Hindemith,
and Alla Sarabanda by Vaughan-
The public is cordially invited.
by Beethoven, Intermezzo Op. 118 No.
2 and Ballade Op. 118 No. 3 by
Brahms and Prelude Op. 12 No. T by
The public is cordially invited.
Faculty Recital: Louise Rood, vio-
list and Helen Titus, pianist will pre-
sent a recital Wednesday evening,
Aug. 14, in Rackham Assembly Hall
at 8:30. Their program will include
Sonata in B-fiat Major by Stamit,
Sonata in E-fiat Major by Brahms,
Sonata Op. 11, No. 4 by Paul Hinde-
mith, and Sonata by Rebecca Clarke.
The public is cordially invited,
The Graduate Outing Club has
planned an afternoon of. sports and
swimming for Sunday, August 11.
Those interested should meet at the
Club rooms in the Rackham Build-
ing at .2:30 p.m. Sunday. Bring your
Mihigan Christian Fellowship: On
Sunday, August 11, at 4:30 p.m. three
members of the Michigan Christian
Fellowship will present the topic,
"The Bible as the Word of God." A
number of theories of Biblical in-
spiration will be discussed. You. are
French Club: The sixth meeting
of the French Club will be held Mon-
day, August 12, at 8 p.m. in Rm. 305
of the Michigan Union. Professor
Charles E. Koella, of the Romance
Language Departmert, will speak
informally on: "La "neutralite de la
Suisse." Group singing. Social hour.
Russian Circle (Russky Kruzhok)
will hold its final meeting of the
summer session at 8:00, Monday,
August 12, at the International Cent--
er. Dr. William Card, Executive Di-
rector of the Chicago Council of
American-Soviet Friendship will pre-
sent a, talk entitled, 'The Soviet
System-What it is, and how it
works." Tea will be served following
the program. Everyone interested is
invited to attend.
French Tea: There will be a French
Club tea Tuesday, August 13, at '4
p.m. in the Cafeteria of the Michigan
Women in Education luncheon
Wednesday, August 14 from 11:45
a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Russian Tea
Room, Michigan League.
Men's Education Club meeting
Wednesday, Aug. 14 at 7:15 p.m. at
the Michigan Union.
First Church of Christ, Scientist,
409 S. Division Street.
Wednesday evening service at 8:00.
Sunday morning service at 10:30.
Sunday school at 11:45.
A special reading room is main-
tained by this church at 06 Wolver-
ine Building, Washington at Fourth
where the Bible, also the Christian
Science textbook, "Science and
Health with Key to the Scriptures,"
and other writings by Mary Baker
Eddy may be read, borrowed or pur-
chased.' Open daily except ASundays
and holidays from 11:30 a.m. to 5
First Presbyterian Church:
Sunday morning worship, 10:45
a.m. Sermon, "Sight and Insight" by
Dr. R. Worth Frank, Professor of
Philosophy of Religion and thilcs at
McCormick The ical Seminary in
The Summer Westminister Guild
will meet for supper at 6:00 p.m.
in the church. There will be a. dis-
cussion on "The Place of Religion
on a University Campus."
The Lutheran Student Association
will meet Sunday at. 5:30 in Zion
Lutheran' Parish "Hall, 309 %E. Wash-
ington St. Supper will be servedat
6:00 and the program will follow.
Prof. Ralph Hammett of the Archi-
tectural School will show slides and
speak on "Church ~Architecture."
Sunday morning Bible Study Hour
will be held at the Center, 1304 Hill
Street, at 9:15.
Trinity Lutheran Church will have
regular Sunday morning worship ser-
vice at 10:30. Zion Lutheran Church
will also have its morning service
University Lutheran Chapel, 1511
Washtenaw, has its Sunday service at
11:00 am. The pastor, the Rev. Alfred
Scheips, will preach on the sub-
ject, "Christian Giving."
Gamma Delta, Lutheran Student
Club, will meet at the Center, 1511
Washtenaw, Sunday afternoon at 2,
for an outing to Greenfield Village.
Memorial Christian Church (Dis-
ciples of Christ) : Morning worship
10:50 a.m.. Rev. F. E. Zendt will de-
liver the morning message.
CLEMENTINE by Peggy Goodin, Dutton &
Co., Inc., New York, 246 pages. $2.50.
WINNER of a thousand-dollar award in the
major fiction division of the 1945 Hopwood
contest, "Clementine" may be of interest to
Michigan students for this reason alone. A
rather episodic story of a small town tomboy's
mildly humorous antics from the ages of ten to
sixteen, the book. is not likely to attract the
attention of the serious reader.
In a racy syle calculated to keep pace with
the age of the airplane, Miss Goodwin draws a
picture of redheaded, freckle-faced Clementine
Kelley who gets A's in everything save arithme-
tic, but often convinces the reader that she is
considerably less intelligent in her extra-curric-
ular activities. For example, when she wants to
know about "the facks of life," she consults the
hired man who is also the gentle philosopher
of the manuscript, with the curious result that
he papers the bathroom upside down and fails
to give her accurate information, anyway. At
the age of "pooberty," she stages a wrestling
match with one of her male playmates, who later
becomes her steady, and gets the licking which
the reader feels her parents should have admin-
istered long ago.
In her attempt to depict Clem's approaching
womanhood, Miss Goodin misses much of the
pathos and parental failure to understand
that accompanies adolescence. Unfortunately,
every major character in the book eventually
understands and appreciates Clem, and " it is
this that lends an unrealistic tone to the whole
Placed alongside of Tom Sawyer, Willie Bax-
ter, and Sentimental Tommy, Clementine Kelley
illustrates what she herself feels in one chapter,
that it is "a dirty doggone man's world.'
For an hour or two of light reading with an
occasional chuckle, Clementine is admirably
suited. But if one is really nostalgic for the old
fishing hole, he had better seek out an empty
hogshead and yell for Huck Finn.
By Crockett Johnson
If I don't get a favorable response
from the Mayor, I'll call a protest
meeting. Non-essential building is
out. Our people won't stand for it.
Your Fairy Godfather is the soul
of patience, m'boy- But unless
His Honor favors me with a phone
call within this very hour-
I~~AI1 -~ .-1-
O'Malley? And Baxter? Plotting against
me? Let 'em try it. I'm sitting tight.
We can muddle
through, Mr. -