THE DETACHMENT NEW
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Band Heads Prdoession to Court House
Where Oath Is Administered to
Forty-eight members of the Univer-
sity of Michigan second training de-
tachment became citizens of the Uni-
ted States at 2:30 o'clock yesterday
afternoon when they swore allegiance
to the United States.
The men represent Russia, Nether-
lands, Sweden, France, England. There
were two men who refused to be nat-
uralized. One was from Turkey and
the other from Denmark.
Band Heads Procession
The men marched from the head-
quarters of the detachment at 2
o'clock. Van's band lead the proces-
sion, followed by Captain Ralph H.
Duikee and Lieut. Charles H. Hall.
Lieut. Mark A. Millberry, in command
of the 100 men acting as armed es-
cort, was next in line. The 48 men
marched in the rear.
In front of the court house the arm-
*ed escort divided into two lines and
presented arms as the new citizens
marched up the steps of the court
house to the court room, where they
were seated to the left of the judge.
The band was stationed on the judge's
right. The escort took their places
immediately in front of the judge.
Many View Ceremony
Hundreds of Ann Arbor citizens
and soldiers were present in the court
room. The ceremony opened with the
band playing a patriotic air. Federal
Examiner Thompson then examined
the men. Captain Durkee and Lieu-
tenant Hall, acting in the capacity of
witnesses, vouched fqr the loyalty
and integrity of the men. The ex-
aminer then made a motion that the
men be granted their citizenship.
After the judge granted the motion,
the 48 men took the oath of allegiance.
The ceremony was closed by the band
playing the "Star Spangled Banner,"
and the armed escort standing at pre-
sent arms, and the new citizens hand
saluting the flag.
Immediately after this impressive
ceremony the men marched back to
the campus in the same formation.
It is a pleasure to be patriotic when
you have so many delicious substi-
tutes -for meat as you have at the
100 SIGNAL CORPS
MEN SENT HERE
Onehundred members of the signal
corps will probably report for duty
at the University of Michigan on Aug.
15, acording to information given out
this morning. Up to a late hour this
morning the war department has not
signed the agreement to send this
quota of men. Negqtiations are also
being made to obtain 200 men in addi-
tion to the above number.
Arrangements are also being made
to house and feed the signal corps men,
although all plans at the present time
are tentative. Lieut. George R. Back,
of the Signal corps, reported to Cap-
tain Ralph H. Durkee from Camp Vail,
N. J., on July. 29.
The signal corps iden will be in-
structed in practically the same raido
electrician course given in the differ-
ent camps throughout the country. A
new building to be used as a laboratory
wil be erected west of the present
will be erected west of the training de-
The senior medics who are going to
regular school this summer by army
orders elected the following officers
for their class: Carl E. Badgely, pres-
ident; C. E. Sherwood, vice-president;
Cecil Corley, secretary; Norman F.
Bender, treasurer. The class will at-
tend school all summer with the ex-
ception of a rumored ten days vaca-
tion in September just prior to the
opening of the other colleges. The
schedule is arranged now with March
12 as the last day of school work.
No definite arrangements have been
made for the state board examinations
as yet nor, has anything been done
about the graduation of the class.
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SCOBES IG SUCCESS
Excellent Artists Assist Local Men
in Putting on Program of Pleas-
(By Cordelle Kemper)
The benefit musical given by the
training detachment was musically a
big success. A generous and excellent
program was rendered by the Glee
club of the detachment, assisted by
such artists as Frances Ingram, the
famous contralto of the Chicago opera
pompany; Richard Whiting, the popu-
lar song writer with Jerome Remich
and company, in Detroit; Eddie Mac-
Grath, the popular singer of popular
songs, and our own favorite artists
Robert Dieterle and Earl V. Moore.
It was primarily a patriotic program
begining with America and ending with
Star Spangled Banner, with many pat-
riotic airs between, and the 24 khaki-
clad members of the detachment Glee
club in evidence all the while.
Miss Ingram patriotically donated
her services, receiving only her ex-
penses for the trip. From here she
goes to fulfill engagements to sing
in all the Texas training camps and
other -southern cantonments. She will
Spend "a month or two or more," she
said, in this work. "I'm glad to do it
for our boys," she added. She then
expressed a desire to return to Ann
Arbor sometime and give "a real pro-
gram of my own." She sang an aria
from Don Carlos and many other
songs of every variety.
Mr. Dick Whiting, pianist and song-
writer, and Mr. Eddie MacGrath
brought forth heart-felt applause from
their audience. They gave many of
the best popular songs, especially
those of the patriotic variety. Their
,exhibition showed how popular music
could and should be played.
Mr. Moore's organ number, Chant
de Bonheur, by Lemare, pleased as
usual. And Mr. Dieterle was welcom-
ed with the same enthusiasm that has
Peen his on previous occasions.
Mr. Kruse, of the detachment, sang
"Gloria" and "Until," accompanied by
Mr. Moore.- He has a powerful and
Mr. Krieger, the excellent leader of
the detachment Glee club and detach-
ment quartet, charmed his audiece
with his own composition "Doing Our
Bit in Nursery Land," a clever and
attractive song. He gave as a piano
solo what he called a "singing inter-
pretation of Joan of Arc," an interest-
ing arrangement of that popular air.
Mr. Krieger's splendid conducting
mnade the songs by the Glee club and
quartet attractive numbers on the pro-
gram. The quartet's ukelele music min-
us the ;ukelele was quite the hit of
One of the most interesting features
on the program was the surprise of
the evening. Miss Gertrude Duffy of
Chicago, now singing in Detroit, hap-
pened to come out to the concert and
was persuaded to sing a few songs.
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Entertainment Given Under Auspi
I have been experiencing some ex- of Y. I. C. A. and Knights of
citing days since I wrote to you last. Columbus
Several nights ago,-Sunday to be ex-o-
act,-I thought I would take a trip Otto's band will give a concert
to Ypsi. It was not my intention to 2 o'clock tonight at the bandstand
see some of the "darling school thelcpsortthemberstofd
marms" there, but just have some second training detachment. The e
variety, there was an Ann Arbor girl tertainment is under the auspices
with me. the Y. M. C. A. and the Knights,
Everything started all right, but that Columbus.
is as far as the good luck ran, for The regular weekly program in I
a black cat must have crossed the in- Knights of Columbus tent has be
terurban's path because we were just postponed this week on account
one mile from the Normal village the concert. There will be no adm
when the trolley wire broke causing a sion for the affair which is open
great deal of excitement. The car the general public and men the d
was crowded and with the live wire tachment.
wriggling around us standing on the The following numbers will be pl
rear platform, the D. U. R. strap- ed : March, "Maine Festival," Ha
hangers were executing the modern overture, "The Two Hussars," D
Detroit hula for a while, pier; "Cantabile" from "Samson
Not desiring to wait an hour or so Delila," Saint-Saens; slection, "T
we hiked two miles to Ypsi, visited a Enchantress," Dalbey; cornet so
movie-we saw exactly one reel for "The Holy City," by Louis W. Ot
our 20 cents, which was just long director, Adams; descriptive mart
enough for us to miss the returning "Washington Grays," Grafulla; soul
interurban. We then had something to er nevelette, "The Creole Guee
eat. Instead of getting-two real sand- Hall; grand patriotic medley, "Unit
wiches, glass of milk and a "toemaw- We Stand," Hayes; and closing nu
toe" salad, the waitress brought us ber, "The Star Spangled Banne
some iinched ham, a dish of ice cream Keyes.
and a spare dish of cucumbers.
We then waited a while, and find-
ing out that the car was 30 minutesuda ning.tither'oresr.
late, we walked around the village Advy
square. At length the car hove in sight
and we boarded it, arriving in Ann T 1ear tyoewritin .We
Arbor about 1 in the morn.
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