For the OPERATORS
Gala Dance Planned Saturday
Although khaki and battle-hel-
mets seem to be the vogue in Ko-
rea currently, the traditional
dress of the natives varies radi-
cally from these familiar uniforms.
The absence of buttons and but-
ton-holes in Korean dress is one
outstanding difference from Am-
erican attire. Ribbons are used for
belts and fastenings.
POCKETS ARE also missing.
Their place is taken by a small
bag attached to the belt by a cord.
All men wear jackets and vol-
For outdoors a flowing tunic,
sometimes of silk or satin, is worn
over jacket and trousers, reaching
somewhere between the knees and
WOMEN WEAR skirts in addi-
tion of the Korean jacket and
trousers, changing styles being re-
flected in the length of the skirt
or the jacket, and in the width of
The skirts of elderly women
touch the ground, but school-
girls and young women wear
One of the most important parts
of feminine dress is the horitti, an
embroidered or hand-woven waist-
band worn between the jacket and
the skirt. A bride's horitti is usual-
ly presented to her as a wedding
gift by her uncle or aunt.
On ceremonial occasions women
sport ornamental hats resembling
Men's hats, which are made of
silk, split bamboo, or horsehair,
are always black except in the case
of young bridegrooms, who wear
hats of yellow straw, or of per-
sons in mourning, who wear white.
Will Be Heard
At 'Beach Ball'
League Council Sets
Annual Casual Event
Everything from sea serpents
and fish nets to a yacht will be
seen at the second annual "Beach
Ball", which will be held from 9
p.m. to midnight Saturday in the
Sponsored by the Women's Lea-
gue Council, the dance takes the
place of the traditional League
summer formal, which was discon-
tinued last year when the first
"Beach Ball" was held.
THE DANCE will be informal
and matched to the casualness of
the summer session.
Music-maestro for the evening
will be Ken Norman. His band
is well known in Southern Mi -
chigan. Norman has played for
many fraternity and sorority
parties on campus, as well as
for the annual Caduseus and
He also plays in other nearby
college towns and in ballrooms
and country clubs. Norman had an
orchestra at Syracuse University
for 10 years before he came to
* * *
NORMAN'S orchestra is noted
for a sweet, danceable, ballad
style and a distinctive sax section.
R I I
TROTH TOLD-Mr. and Mrs. Harold E. Garrett of Detroit and
Miami Shores, Fla., have announced the engagement of their
daughter, Beverly Ann, to Norman William Risk, son of Mr. and
Mrs. Norman Mitchell Risk of Petosky. A former president of
Delta Zeta, the bride-to-be is a 1948 graduate of the University.
She is now completing graduate work in the education school. Mr.
Risk graduated from Michigan State Normal College, and com-
pleted his graduate work at the University, where he affiliated
with Phi Delta Kappa and Iota Lambda Sigma. He is now an
assistant professor at Michigan State Normal. The couple plans
a Spring wedding.
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In the first study of its kind in
six years, a life insurance organi-
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"ordinary" life insurance policies
which women bought last year
were purchased by young women
The new study, which took a
year to complete, represents an
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analysis of many thousands of life
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This report gives a reassuring
view of the continuing economic
progress of women since the war,
or at least of those millions of wo-
men who bought life insurance
More women are buying life in-
surance and they are buying lar-
The average ordinary life insur-
ance life insurance policy bought
by women last year was forty per-
cent larger than it was in 1942.
"Ordinary" excludes life insur-
ance which women purchased on
weekly premium plans or through
Peak age for buying life insur-
ance for women is between 20 and
24, the report shows. Almost 30
percent of all policies issued to
women over 15 went to this age
Women who already owned some
life insurance purchased larger
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CHAMBER MUSIC ON
You can mix, match, and
A WAND SLENDER SKIRT
is topped by a boxy jacket with
slit sides and four pockets. The
long tapered sleeves can turn
up for half-in cuffs-if desir-
ed add a sleek calf belt for
blousy held in looks.
VOGUE'S CHOICE for August edi-
torial is Koret's shirtwaist of deep-
napped velveteen. Wea-r it with a
host of mirth scarves or riotous scat-
ter pins for travel or career. Change
for eve with chunks of jewelry.
Don Truesdell's piano renditions
are also well known to the cam-
The band has a number of
special arrangements besides.
Floorshow entertainment will
include a dance exhibition by Mr.
and Mrs. John Lekas. Lekas
teaches the weekly League dance
classes. Songs by vocalist Ruth
Campbell will also be featured.
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THE BANDSTAND will resem-
ble a boat, complete with portholes
and a large white sail. Beach um-
brellas will canopy the tables,
where dancers may "sit this one
A variety of sea serpents, fish
nets, life boats, and other
"beachy" things will help to give
the ballroom a real aquatic at-
.Tickets for the irtformal dance
will be on sale at tpae.main -desk.
mp.the Le h " opt . rto 5
p.m. today through Satdrday.
Here is a group of Outstanding RCA Victor
Recordings for the music lovers who have enjoyed
the recent concerts bye our University Quartet.
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"BEETHOVEN: String Quartet, Op.
Paganm, String Quartet
DM 1363 ........ ....... .....
*HAYDN: Quartet Society, Vol. IV
Pro Arte String Quartet
D M 526 ... ..................
18, No. 5
....... .9 75
OVER IT the velve-
teen weskit is a clev-
er change as well as
for many outfits.
AS A SAUCY head-
liner for these wear
a grand mix match
beret at your choic-
BEETHOVEN: Violin Sonatas, Op. 12
Jascha Heifetz and Bay
BARTOK: Quartet No. 1 in A Minor
Pro Arte String Quartet
DEBUSSY: Quartet in G Minor
Paganini String Quartet
DM 1213................ .......
DOHNANYI: Serenade in C
Heifelz, Primrose, Feuermann
DM 903...... ...................
BRAHMS: Quartet in G Minor
Rubinstein, Pro Arte Members
THIS SPICY WOOL plaid dress
with accordion pleated skirt and
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THESE are just a few
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You'll find velveteen
-fine wale cordu-
roy, "'Tubnit" . . .
(washable wool Jer-
sey) and Nylon.
the suit is $29.95
the velveteen dress 22.95
the wool plaid dress 22.95
*MOZART: Quartet No. 15 in D Minor, K.421
Hungarian String Quartet
DM 1299 ..............................4.75
Also available on Long-Play and 45 R.P.M.
Take a short walk to the Downtown Area and visit the
Liberty Music Shop, a record store nationally
known for its fine stock and int-
sically 'intelligent service.
There's time for fun in our
talored rayon Tegra
The days of outdoor relaxation are
still here and what could be nicer than
funning in this tailored suit with the