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The Wolverine, 1921-08-18

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in which It is suggested that students who
) working are self-supporting come to Anm Ar-
given out bor with money enough to pay theirl
A. Bursley. tuition, buy their books and.tidy theml
work was over the first month. While the stu-
g a total dent may be'fortunate enough to se-
month. cure work immediately upon arrival,
re are no it is better for him to be sure of
idents but enough to last at least the first month,
,. obtain- He should have not less than $150.1
>m "Darn- Register in Dean's Office
.eedles to Students' who, desire employment
goods job should register with the employment
r and will bureau in the office of Dean Bursley
at the earliest opportunity. A card is
Machine given each student to be filled out
be district upon which is listed the kind of job,
Kentucky, desired, whether partly or wholly
ons are for self-supporting, home and school ad-
aduates or dress and telephone niumber and any
expect to other information which the student
may desire to give. Every effort is
ate made to give the applicant the kind
willing and of a job he wishes, and as the voca-
odd jobs. tional list given on the card includes
ce has re- some-48 occupations it is seldom,that
an houses. an applicant is disappointed.
mall work Last spring all the various agencies
unds: Pay for securing employment for students
35 or 40 were turned over to Dean Bursley's
office, which now has complete carge
tionsof the employment situation in its
One issifor student employment bureau. Miss
e other for Swanson, the dea's secretary, hasl
man to his been in charge of the work in the abs-
ie cooking ence of Mrs. Stewart.
' job is be-1
he opening
very ,good
',.for with M C__PHLSIUENCT
any people
n a place . ne .
also better (Continued from Page ne)
y be made. dent Friday is able to finish his work
Lter for the joint committee of congressj
.t next fall which is studying agricultural credits.
can almost Dean Shaw will receive $8,000 a year
r his room during the time he is acting as presi-
reau, how- dent.
ar of posi- Offer Made July 13 '
year until It was only under the cdnsideration.
the begin- that the beginning of his work at M.
ous board- A. C. might be delayed until the first
o the year, that Professor Friday first'
Sexpressed his willingness even to con-
sider the' offer made him after the
July 13 meeting of the State Board of
Three) Agriculture.1
and Ed- Previous to that time, when it first
ghter, feels beuamc rumored that his name might
omen feel. be brought up as the board's first'
a vibrant choice for the position, he had shown
- a pant of considerable reluctance to accept, in-
:s an ideal dicating that he did not wish to devote
princely; any more time to. school work than'he
e fineness, was devoting at the present. He even
le it be understood that he would be!
pectacle of pleased if the position were not offer-
ed him.

side work until Jan. 1. He has for
some time been doing some prelimin-
ary research work in connection with
the proposed legislation for changingI
federal reserve banking laws, and he
announced that this would occupy a
considerable portion of his time until
the first of the year.
The meeting planned was never held
here, however. Professor Friday fail-,
ed to return from Washington in time
for it. Nevertheless, the offer was 'still,
held open, in spite of the fact that
President Kedzie was inclined to fav-
or the choice of some one who might
be able to take over the work at M
A. C. immediately.
Granted Leave of Absence
It was understood here Monday that
Professor Friday would be granted a
leave of absence from the University
for next year, that he might complete;
some writings he had begun and
might finish''his work with the gov-
ernment. It was also rumored, how-
ever, that he might still consider the
M. A. C. offer, if, as finally proved to
be the case, .the desired extension of
time were granted him.
Professor Friday was born in Col-
oma, Michigan. Sept. 30, 1876. 'He at-
tended the Benton Harbor college
from 1893 to 1895. Later he came to
the University, where he received his
A.B. degree in 1908. From 1908 to
1912 he was instructor in economics
at Michigan, and in 1912 became pro-
fessor.
Served in Many Capacities
He has acted as franchise appraiser
for the -Michigan tax commission, as
valuation expert for the Michigan
railroad commission, and as tax expert
for the Trust Companies association
of New York. Ie has also served as
statistican for the Michigan commis-
sion of inquiry into taxation. .
In 1913 he was appointed special in-
vestigator for the federal reserve,
board, and was author of the excess'
profit tax.
Professor Friday is the author of
several ,books, is widely known as a
lecturer, and has served as director
and president of the American Acad-
emy of Political and Social Science.
Although President Kedzie hs a
home in Lansing and has not lived at
the Michigan Agricultural college, it
has been customary for presidents and
department heads at M. A. C. to re-
side on the' campus, houses foi them
being furnished by the college. It is
expected that President Friday willI
move to East Lansing when he is
ready to take up. his new work.

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WE WERE WRONG;-
Editor, The Wolverine:.
For some time I have been reading;
with interest and enjoyment the
"Critique." The two disparaging com-,
munications which appeared in Tues-
day's Wolverine move me to express
,my admiration of G. D. E.'s work.
As far as I know, this is the only

Don't forget the last Women's
league party during summer school at
the Barbour gymnasium, Friday after-
noon. There will be good music for
dancing, after which refreshments
will be served.

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attempt at , worth-while criticism
which h ever appeared in either The
Daily or The Wolverine. The attempt
of itself merits commendation. But
in addition, these Critiques manifest
active intelligence and: literary in-
sight. It is encouraging to note also
that G. D. E.'s admiration for Knut
Hamsun does not bias his judgment
in the 'case of "Shallow Soil." Wel
are not getting blanket enthusiasms.
As to the content of the two letters
-the "Reader" seems annoyed be-
cause G. D. E. "so seldom employs
argumentation." Since when has the
function of the critic become that of
the debater? An extract from the
"Reader's' letter states that "His
scathingly slanderous article a few
weeks ago on Dr. Frank Crane show-
ed him up." Whom? When the
"Reader" becomes as good a writer as
G. D. E., he may sneer more effective-
ly,.
R. M. C. is naively Ainconsistent
Witness the following criticism of the
"Critique." R. M. C. quotes G. D. E.:
" 'As for the translator's preface which
lauds 'Shallow Soil' as Hamsun's
'most significant work'-Pish.' 'Pish'
is a nice. word, don't you think."
Need we point out that R. M. C. is
guilty of the same sin of which he ac-
cuses G. D. E.?
And speaking of his "breaking Into
print in the Detroit Free Press," I
think that both the Detroit Free Press
and The Wolverine have a good thing
in G. D. E.
GRAD.
SOME DO
Editor, The Wolverine:
One of the most universal of news-
paper customs, extiding from the D.
U. R.'s weekly bulletin of propaganda
to such august sheets as the Ne'r York
Times, is that of printing grievances
signed "Reader." Consequently, I was
not at all surprised to find, in Tues-
day's Wolverine, a complaint over.the
usual pseudoysm. -Not only "Reader"
but another, R. M. C., are all ruffled
at the audacity of a conceited critic
who uses' the pronoun "I." Neither of
them seems to realize that criticism
is .necessarily a subjective process;
they are, as a result, shocked at a
writer who- crawls out from the shel-
ter of the nonsensical editorial "we"
and frankly'says what he thinks. with-
out depending 'upon the protection of
the vague "we" to 'sanction his com-
ments. ,
They are antagonized by the use of
racy words, by the expression of efi.
nite opinions, and by the critic's en-
deavor to add a creative touch to his
work instead of repeating the stereo-
typed platitudes about "wonderful
character delineatioh," "characters
that live," stories that are "drawn with
firm, sure strokes." This is' the kind
of criticism, so-called, one usually
finds in the columns conducted by
amateur critics, who either do not
comihit themselves at all or else take
refuge in saccharine praise, To me.
the criticism of G. D. E. is a welcome
relief from such Pollyannas.
R. D. S.
HIGH GLASS FOOD
Served at CHUBB'S
' on State St. opposite Lane Hail

Betsy Barbour dormitory held
cabaret Wednesday evening for
residents.

al
its

"As a result of the World
Greece has been alowed to ex
largely through the diplomacy of
izelos, even as far as Smyr'na,"
Professor Frayer. "All the Jugo
vonic lands were included with Se
Roumania is now larger than Hunm
Bulgaria is somewhat increased,
not as much as she would like. ae
is now entirely cut off from the Ae
sea, having only her Black sea 1
left."
DR. BARKER LECTURES ON
NEIW THEORIES OF MAT
(Continued from Page One)
bination, The compounds appar
become inert and stable as soo
the electrons have arranged t
selves in cubical forms..

Helen Newberry residence wasr
beautifully decorated Tuesday after-
noon for the tea given in honor of the
women students of the Summer ses-
sion. A large number were present.
PROFESSOR FR4YER TALKS
0 PROBLEMS OF BALKANSj

- . "The structure of the nucleus it
('Continued from Page One) is accountedi for by the theory.
not co-operate. The Serbs were driven mass of, the atom lies in the nuc
back, and Bulgaria -refused them'aid. the total mass of the electrons b
In 1913 the Serbs attacked Bulgaria, relatively small. The nuclei
as did the Turks, so the Balkans were charged with positive electricity, w
rendered, helpless. They were forbed !lhe electrons are negative," said
to accept the treaty of Bucharest ard Barker.

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Refused Proposal
True to expectations, however, the
>ard, at its meeting on July 13, chose
rofessor Friday to succeed President
edzie. But the offer apparently did
t meet with favor, for just before
e board went into session Professor
riday had telegraphed Gov. Alex
roesbeck that he would definitely re-
se to consider the position for the
esent year, should it be decided to
Ter it to him.
Then followed a period of negotia-
on. Finally, with the intention of
nferring with Professor Friday re-'
rding the proffered position,' the
ard decided to meet in Ann Arbor
Saturday, Aug. 6. At that time the
atement was given out that he was
nsidered by the members of the
ecial conmittee of the board to be
far the most logical man for theI

(Continued from Page One)
by his friends, had worked three years
on the business side of The Daily, hav-
ing filled the positions of publication
manager, and credits and accounts
manager prior to his election to the
position of business manager for the
coming year. He was a member of
the Kappa Beta Psi fraternity, and
also a member of the Druids, senior
honorary society.
"Eddie" was the son'of Mr. and Mrs.
John Priehs, his father being a mer-
chant in A.l. Clemens. He had always
made his home in Mt. Clemens and
was a graduate of the high school
there. He was 20 years of age..
Vernon F. Hillery, '23, advertising
manager of The Daily for the year
1921-1922, will represent the Board
in Control of Student Publications and
Tho Daily at- the funeral tomorrow in
Mt. Clemens.
Priehs was the fourth student of the
University to be drowned within the
past week.
Prof. LaRue Recovers
Prof. GeorgQ R. LaRue, director of
the University biological station at
Douglas lake, who has been confined
at the hospital at Petoskey, returned
to his work at the station this week.

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nderstood, however, that
F'riday had consented to
e proposition, provided he

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