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Music School,
Will Sponsor
Open Disssio l
To Be Featured
Three Music Education Confer-
ences, sponsored by the music
school, will be held this week,
Prof. David Mattern, of the music
school, has announced.
A conference on bands and wind
and percussion instruments will
be held Wednesday.
An open forum pertaining to
problems of teaching and playing
wind instruments will highlight
the conference end,
Faculty Members
Members of the University fac-
ulty participating are Professors
William D. Revelli, William H.
Stubbins, Haskell Sexton, Harold
Ferguson, Albert Luconi, and
Robert Buggert, all of the music
The second conference, on the
teaching of stringed instruments,
will be held Thursday.
A String Trio, composed of Jo-
seph Knitzer, violinist, Oliver Edel,
cellist and Lee Pattison, pianist
will be featured.
The conference will also include
a lecture on "Essentials in Strings
in the Teacher-Training Program"
by Traugott Rohner, of North-
western University.
A general discussion on "Ways
and Means of Promoting Orches-
tras and Raising The Standard of
String Instruction in Schools and
Communities" will conclude the
The conference on School Vocal
Music, to be held Friday, will be
highlighted lly a series of lectures
and a program by the University
Summer Session Chorus, under
the direction of Miss Mary Mul-
Students Give

General Agreement Reached
On Master HighwayNetwork

Is our town going to be on that
super-duper, four-lane dream net-
work of express highways,.of the
U.S. future?
That's"the question many a
tourist will ask today, reading the
announcement that after three
years, federal, state and municipal
governments have at last agreed
in general terms to an interstate
roadways master plan.
The answer?
If yours is a city of more than
100,000 population: definitely.
Hig h lghts
Picnic for Guilds...
T h e Congregational-Disciples
Guild and the Baptist Guild will
meet together at 4:30 p.m. today
for a picnic at Riverside Park.
An outdoor worship service will
follow the ball game and picnic
* * *
MCF Lecture .. .
"The Power of the Cross" will
be the topic of Rev. Robert
Williamson at the Sunday aft-
ernoon meeting of the Michi-
gan Christian Fellowship to be
held at 4:30 p.m. in Lane Hall.
Rev. Williamson has received
degrees from Wheaton College
and Princeton Seminary, and
at present is pastor of the First
Presbyterian Church of Detroit.
Thesmeeting is open to all stu-
Russian Circle ...
The Russian Circle will hold the
last meeting of the summer ses-
sion at 7:45 p.m. tomorrow at In-
ternational Center .
German Club . .
The German club will hold a
picnic Wednesday at Portage
All members intending to go
will meet at the University
Hall parking lot at 5 p.m.
Reservations must be made
before noon Tuesday at the
German office or by calling
EMinor Eppstein 24561.
Government Talk.. .
L. C. Hill, former executive sec-
retary of the National Associa-
tion of Local Government Offi-
cers in Great Britain, will lecture
on "Trends in Public Administra-
tion," at 4:10 p.m. Tuesday in the
Rackham Amphitheatre.

If it's a state capital: probably
(42 out of the 48 are included).
If the population is 50,000 or
more: also probably. Only 17 of
the 199 cities in that category are
not on the system.
Small Cities
If smaller than 50,000 but on a
main avenue of traffic: probably,
although most smaller cities will
be deliberately bypassed. If your
city is out of the wash of heavy
traffic, it probably is not on the
network .
As to whether your favorite
state or U.S. highway is included
in the master plan, the Public
Roads Administration says: ask
your state highway commission or
city council. It has only the maj-
or terminals, in bare outline on
its over-all sketch. Local gov-'
ernments, it says, must supply the
Michigan Area
Of the 37,681 miles in the sys-
tem, 34,799 are-or when the net-
work is completed will be-in rur-
al areas. The network mileage
for Michigan totals 978 miles.
Detroit-Lansing-Grand Rapids-
Benton Harbor. Grand Rapids-
Muskegon. Detroit-Dearborn-Kal-
amazoo-Benton Harbor. Kalama-
zoo-South Bend. Detroit-Toledo.
Detroit-Port Huron. Detroit-
Highland Park-P o n t i a c-Flint-
Saginaw-Mackinaw C i t y-Sault
Ste. Marie.

G alfe itTeai~
On Far East at
Michigan State
Dr. Esson M. Gale, director of
the International Center, will give
a course on "Basic Factors in Far
Eastern Culture" during the post
summer session which opens Mon-
day at Michigan State College.
The course will place emphasis
on the geographic, historical and
social backgrounds, and the sin-
itic civilizations of China, Japan
and Korea, according to Dr. Gale.
Recent events and present trends
will be given special considera-
tion, he said.
Since the post session is de-
signed primarily for veterans it is
probable that many of the stu-
dents will have served in the Far
East and have backgrounds of
personal experience and observa-
tion on the subjects delt with, Dr.
Gale explained.
In addition to a career in pub-
lic administration in China, where
he served with both the American
and Chinese governments, Dr.
Gale has given courses on the
Far East at the University of Cal-
ifornia, Northwestern University
and the University of Michigan.
His last visit to the Far East was
in 1924 when he traveled with
Gen. Stillwell to western China
to serve as special assistant to
the American ambassador.
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CARMEN -Miss Wini-
fred Heidt, contralto, wears cos-
tume for her role of Carmen
which she will sing while tour-
ing Mexico, the United States
aind Canada.

'T H E R 0 C K' F R 0 M A I R - Thispicture of Alcatraz prison was made from a plane
over San Francisco Bay. Cell blocks' are upper right, between water tank and lighthouse.

Ours Alone
4 as-

Technlcal Aid
At Willow Run
More than 70 graduate and un-
dergradua* engineering students
are helping to pay their way
through school and at the same
time are receiving valuable train-
ing by working at Willow Run in
their spare time.
At the present there are 40
graduate and 30 undergraduate
students working as research per-
sonel in aerodynamics, propulsion,
e 1 e c t r o n i c s, instrumentations,
structures, and wind tunnel oper-
ation. Some students are working
as photographers, draftsmen and
The students work an average
of 60 hours per month on projects
for the United States Army Air
Forces, Signal Corps, and Navy
besides commercial flying.
There are few undergraduates
at the present time because so
many working on the projects
graduated in June. The present
openings will be filled at the be-
ginning of the fall term.
The experience being received
by the students is of a highly
technical nature. They are gath-
ering excellent background train-
ing in research techniques as well
as contributing much to the solu-
tions of the problems at hand.
One of the largest single pro-
jects the students are working on
is the supersonic wind tunnel, now
being calibrated for extensive re-
search in aerodynamics. Because
the tunnel is one of the first of
its kind in the country, the stu-
dent staff has been faced with
many 'unusual problems which
have given them unusual experi-
ences but valuable ones.
Kaiser-Frazer Co.
Buys New Plant
WILLOW RUN, Mich., Aug 2-
WP)- Kaiser-Frazer Corporation
today announced the purchase of
the Graham-Paige Co. plant at
Indianapblis, Ind., a subsidiary of
Continental Steel Corporation.
Officials of the automobile firm
said facilities of the 40-acre steel
rolling mill would be taken over
Oct. 1, "further strengthening our
basic material supply," and "as-
sisting Kaiser-Frazer in achiev-
ing its present goal of 2,000. cars
a day."
The corporation meanwhile an-
nounced that despite material
shortages which closed the big
Willow Run plant for a day and
a half a new record of 13,213 cars
were produced in July. The pre-
vious high was 12,039 in June.
Overseas Students
The number of student veter-
ans studying outside of the Unit-
ed States under the benefits of
the G.I. Bill, has passed the 3,000
mark, the Veterans Administra-
tion reported yesterday.
Ex-GI's are currently enrolled



L E A D E R - Matyas Rakosi,
Moscow-trained, is real boss of
Hungary,- although as deputy
foreign minister he ostensibly is
outranked by president' and
prime minister. He's secretary
general of the Communist party,
which dominates country.,

T'O M B R E B U I L T - The Mahdi's tomb at Khartoum, Anglo-Egyptian Sudan, is shown as
it appears following its restoration. For 50 years the ruin had been a landmark.,

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ing 10:30 at Unitarian Church.
Potluck dinner at noon.
Memorial Christian Church (Dis-
ciples of Christ) Hill and Tappan
Streets. Morning Worship 10:50
a.m. Sermon by Rev. F. E. Zendt.
Nursery for children during the
T h e Congregational-Disciples
Guild: Meet at the Guild House,
438 Maynard St. a t4:30 p.m. to
438 Maynard St. at 4:30 p.m. to
tion, picnic supper, and a worship
service with the Baptist Guild. In
case of rain meet at the Baptist
Guild House, 502 E. Huron at 6:00
University Lutheran Chapel:
Service Sunday at 11:00 a.m., with
sermon by the pastor, "Lengthen-
ing and Strengthening."
Gamma Delta, Lutheran Stu-
dent Club: Swim and Picnic Sup-
per at Portage Lake, meeting at
the Student Center at 2:00 p.m.
First Church of Christ, Scientist
409 South Division Street
10:30 a.m.: Sunday Lesson Ser-
mon. Subject "Love."
11:15 a.m.: Sunday School.
8:00 p.m. Wednesday evening:
testimonial meeting .
This church maintains a free
Reading Room at 706 Wolverine
Building, Washington at 4th,
which is open daily except Sun-
days and holidays from 11:30
a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Here the Bible
and Christian Science literature
including all the works of Mary
Baker Eddy may be read, bor-
rowed or purchased.
The Lutheran Student Associa-
tion will meet at 4:00 on Sunday
afternoon at the Student Center,
1304 Hill Street, and leave from
there for a picnic supper and out-
door meeting at the home of Rev.
and Mrs. Boettger, Holmes Road,
Ypsilanti, Michigan. The Bible
Study Class will meet at 9:15 a.m.
at the Center and worship serv-
ices in both Zion and Trinity Lu-
theran Churches will be held at

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Haver wears this elaborate pom-
padour and tiecklace in a cos-
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