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tford, Ont., Offers Pleasant Cultural Weekend

-Daily-Bruce Bailey
FESTIVAL THEATRE-Construction of the theatre was begun in September, 1956, on the site of the original theatre-
w building has a spacious foyer, enclosed promenades, a covered terrace, lounges, offices, and complete backstage
theatre is completely sound-proofed and air Conditioned. None of the 2,190 spectators is seated more than 65 feet

Stratford, Ontario, home of the
Shakespeare Festival and the curi-
ous swans, is easily reached from
rural Ann Arbor via Port Huron,
Sarnia, London, and St. Marys.
This pleasant five-hour (or reck-
less four hour) trip is best made
on Route 7 through Ontario; once
in Stratford the path to the
theatre is well marked with blue
Local restaurants and shops
greet tourists with something ap-
proaching delight, although it
must be remembered that the rate
of monetary exchange is presently.
against us. While eating banana.
cream pie at a Chinese restaurant
late one night, we noted with
amusement the proprietor working
out the dollar devalution on his
Theatre New Last Year
The Festival theatre has been
completed since last summer;
musical events are held at the
Avon Theatre in downtown Strat-
ford. It looks as though this place
was once a, real "fleapit," but with
air conditioning and a new stage,
it is quite adequate for perform-
ances of "The Beggar's Opera,"

the Pro Musica group from New
Stratford is just recovering from
a quick visit by H. R. H. Princess
Margaret, who arrived July 31, and
stayed long enough to see "The
Winter's Tale"-and v1- p through
some of it according to the yellow

Pictures of Margaret still hang
in shop windows, flags wave from
front porches, and excitement still
Hungry Swans
Near the Festival Theatre there
flows a river, full of hungry swans
who snap eagerly at whatever
tourists throw at them. Canoes are
available at remarkably low prices
as are odd looking boats with hand
operated paddle wheels.
Inside the Theatre, crowds of
people move about: visiting school
boys from England wearing blue
blazers, distinguished men wear-
ing monocles, itinerant journalists,
visitors from all over.
Shortly before each act, a tour-
ing group of trumpets, trombones,
and snare drum plays a short fan-
fare. This is the signal for late-
comers to find their way into the
partially darkened Theatre, fur-

-Daily-Bruce Bailey
STRATFORD SWANS-The landscape along Stratford's river Is
cluttered with these swans, eagerly accepting handouts from
generous spectators. Village authorities claim no swan has ever
pecked a visitor, but shortly after being photographed, swan at
left snarled at a stagehand.

nished in the Elizabethan man-
ner, with modifications.
Stage Is Traditional
The stage is traditional, on two
levels with numerous entrances
and stairways. Tunnels lead to the
stage from underneath sloping
rows of seats, and a semi-circular
balcony seats perhaps one-third of
the audience.
Lights dim, a cannon sounds
(not nearly so loud as last year)
and the play begins. From the
brass chorale playing "God Save
the Queen" which begins each per-
formance, to the final cannon, te
attention of the audience is cap-

-Daily--Bruce .Safley
IN HALL-An exhibition of art books was only one -of
:ultural displays In exhibition hall at the Stratford
her displays included a survey of Canadian theatre,
odern art and ceramics.

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AUGUST S, 1958
VIII, NO 258

L"Mary Ellen Carter,
Gustave Rosseels, will
d instrument recital
8:30 p.m., in partial
requirements for the
r of Music. Composi-
lola and cello will be
Carter's program, and
ted at the piano by
7orks by Bach, Sam-
h and Frank will be
he general public.
:heila Ann McKenzie

of Romance Languages will hare a
Tertulia, for practicing the use of,the
Spanish language, Fri., Aug. 8, ' 10:00,
a.m., Rm. 3050, Frieze Bldg. Students
and faculty members interested are
Doctoral Examination for Mu rray
Henri Miller, Electrical Engineering;
thesis: "Study of High - Tempera ture
Electrons Originating in Streams 1' low-
ing in Crossed D-C Electric and 3vlag-
netic Fields," Fri., Aug. 8, 3076 E. Eng.
Bldg. 2:00 p.m. Chairman, W. C. ;Dow.
Doctoral Examination for Oswral d
Jacob Roders, Education; thesis: "Pa-
triotic Organizations; Their Relaotions
with Michigan Public Schools," Fri.,
Aug. 8, 3206 Univ. H. S., 2:00 p.m.
Chairman, H. R. Jones.
Attention August Graduates: College
of L., S., and A, School of Educ., School
of Music, School of Public He alth,
School of Bus. Admin. Students arn ad-
vised not to request grades of I fdr X
in August. When such grades ars ab-
solutely imperative, the work mtust be
made up in time to allow your instruc-
tor to report the make-up gradet not
later than 11 a.m., Aug. 21. Gradmcs re-
ceived after that time may defEr the
student's graduation until a latIr date.
Recommendations for Depart1mental
Honors: Teaching departments a1shing
to recommend tentative August gradu-
aties from the College of L., S., agnd A,
and the School of Educ. for depart-
mental honors (or high honors in the
College of L.$.&A.) should acom-
mend such students in a letter deliv-
ered to the Office of Registration and
Records, Bm. 1513 Ad. Bldg., before
Aug. 21.
Doctoral Examination for HuberT La-
Von Hunzeker, Mathematics; tbesis:
"The Torsion of Shafts of Varying Cir-'
aular Cross Sections," Fri., Aug. 3, 3227

Angell Hall, 3:00 p.m. Chairman, 0. .
Doctoral Examination for Robert Wil-
liam Blakeley, Speech; thesis: "Erythro-
blastosis and Perceptive Hearing Loss:
Responses of Athetoids to Tests of
Cochlear Function," Fri., Aug. 8, 301
Speech Clinic, 7:30 p.m. Chairman, D.
E. Morley.
Doctoral Examination for Carroll Ray-
mond Norden, Zoology; thesis: "Com-
parative Morphology of Certain Salmon-
id Fisher, With Particular Reference to
the Grayling (Thymallus Arcticus) and
Its Phylogeny," Sat., Aug. 9, Biological
Station, Cheboygan, Mich. Chairman,
R. M. Bailey.
Doctoral Examination for Benjamin
Franklin Hudson, Jr., Romance Lan-
guages & Literatures: French; thesis:
"Zola and Schopenhauer: The Affinity,
of Some Aspects of Their Thought as
Reflected in the Rougon-MacQuart
Series," Mon., Aug. 11, 2076 Frieze Bldg.,
2:15 p.m. Chairman, R. J. Niess.
Placement Notices
Personnel Interview:
Wayne County Civil Service Commis-
Sion will be interviewing on Fri., Aug.
8, 1958, for men and women with Mas-
ter's degrees in Social Work. Positions;
available in various Wayne County in-
For more interview information and
appointment time, contact the Bureau
of Appointments, 3528 Admin. Bldg.,.
Ext. 3371.
Personnel Requests:
Schreiber Roofing Co., Detroit, Mich.
has a position available for a man with
a background in engineering, degree
not essential requirement. Permanent
design position. Would eventually be-
come familiar with all phases of the

commercial and industrial roofing in-
dustry and construction in general.
Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, Ohio,
has an opening for a Mechanical Engi-
neer. B.S. in Mechanical Engineering,
Must have military obligations complet-
ed. This position is for an assistant
Tappan Co., Mansfield, Ohio, has a
vacancy for Industrial or Mechanical
Engineer. Must be a graduate in In-
dustrial or Mechanical Engineering..
Ohio Edison Co., Akron, Ohio, has
vacancy for a Chemical Engineer. BS
in Chemical Engineering. 1957 or 1958
graduates desirable. To assume duties
of plant chemist in a large, new, high
pressure steam electric generating plant
at Stratton, Ohio on the Ohio River.
This man will have complete charge of
the plant chemical laboratory. 9 month
training program.
Firestone Tire & Rubber, Akron,
Ohio, is looking for Chemical Engineers.
B.S. in Chemical Engineering, should
in top 50 per cent of class.
Ford Motor Co., Ypsilanti, Mich., is
looking for a Unit Supervisor in the'
Quality Control Department. Degree In
Electrical Engineering with experience.
Also an opening for a Quality Control
Analyst in the Quality Control Depart-
ment. Degree in Chemical Engineering.
City of Flint, Civil Service, has open-
ing for an Equipment and Asphalt,
Superintendent. Requires registration

as a Civil or Chemical Engineer and
thorough working knowledge of meth-
ods, materials and equipment used In
an engineering-materials testing labor-
County of Calhoun, Marshall, Mich.,
is looking for a woman with a BA in
social work, psychology, sociology, or
related fields. No previous work eperi-
ence necessary. Must be able to drive.
Only interested in a person who will be
working a minimum of two years.
A firm in the Ann Arbor area is look-
ing for a Technical Illustrator. Exp.
preferred. The job involves 60 per cent
illustrating - 40 per cent drafting. A
degree is not necessary.
For further information contact the
Bureau of Appointments;* 3528 Admnin.
Bldg., Ext. 3371.
Summer Placement:
The Little Club at Harber Springs,
Mich., needs two waiters immediately
to work until after Labor Day. Good'
pay and tips.
For information on summer place-
ment' contact Ward D. Peterson, 3528
Admin. Bldg., Ext. 3371.



11 be accompanied at the.
'01 Papich. Miss McKenzie
dent -of Gilbert Ross, will
tas by Telemann, Ives and
the Passacaglia for Unac-'
iolin by Biber. Open to the
ecitaI: Theodore Johnson,
with Gilbert Ross, will
lin recital at the Rackham
1 on Mon., Aug. 11, at 8:30
be assisted at the piano
rden, and by Bernard Gal-
A Harry Dunscombe, cello.
s recital, which is being
partial fulfillment of the
for the degree of Doctor
ts will include Triq Sona-
r by Corelli, Trio Sonata in
, by Purcell, Sonata in A
inaccompanied violin, by
mata in G major, Op. 30,
thoven. Open to the gen-
in Eight Week Courses
ationITime of Examination
Thursday 8-10
Friday 8-10
Thursday' 2-4
Friday 2-4
ationjTime of Examination
Thursday 4-6
Thursday ID-12
Friday 10-12
urs Friday 4-6
d Hispanica of the Dept.

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