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The Wolverine, 1921-08-20

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dram-

s long
year,

ik ofI

a half dozen
as Mary Bor-
new compila-
and books by
Wyck Brooks,

book will go well
ore-glow of fall. It.
t to music, set to
c always character-
ier's phrase. While
description bf the
ay, shades of a long
pass through the
it dreams. Here and'
nces of the cultural,
isolated islands in}
rd automobiles, In-
d Puritan nastiness.
Akground
er, with an eye ever
es not oppress the
tinual series of the
'es. Rather do we
its refrescos, glanc-
es, slipping into old
g along the streets
while revealing the
ristas and recesses.
pen these pictures,
>ack merely to' the
ets them slip back

of isnsrovels. He stands revealed,
mellowly pessimistic, serene before an
evanescent panorama, half delighted,
half sad over stray splashes of color.
We see him both apathetic and wistful,
pleased at -a pretty shawl, undismayed
at the world's irascibilities.
In Smooth Prose
And all this, my handful of readers,
in prose that slips along as smoothly
ac Conrad's; words, phrases and sent-
ences that delight and satisfy the inner
sounding board of the brain.
But perhaps I am prejudiced in fav-
or of the book. In it the author has
said what I have long believed: that
intellectual courage is t4e most beau-
tiful thing in the world.
MICHIGAN CENTRAL PLANS
SPECIAL VACATION COACHES
(Continued from Page One)
o'clock (with Grand Rapids connec-
tion), 2:44 o'clock, 10:25 o'clock, all
to Chicago; 5:13 o'clock to Grand Rap-
'Ids; 5.13 o'clock to Kalamazoo. East-
bound: 2:38 o'clock, 3:55 o'clock (loc-
al), 6:05 o'clock, 8:33 o'clock, all to
Detroit only; 2:45 o'clock (Wolverine),
5:00 o'clock to New York and Boston;
9:38 o'clock to New York; 11:20 o'clock
to Toronto and Montreal.
EXPERTS ANNOUNCE RESULTS
OF NAVAL BOMBING TESTS
(Continued from Page One)
crease is to be made in cruising radius;
that no bombing planes of sufficient
size are at present capable or being
landed on carriers at sea; that their
weakness against heavier guns re-
quires the eventual support of a bat-
tileship; and that the battleship must
remain the bulwark of the nation's
sea defense, with the only change in
its status lying in the increased com-
plexity of naval'warfare.

The Congregational church will this
Sunday have as a guest, in its pulpit
the Rev. Ernest M. Halliday, '04, past-
or of the Ocean Avenue. church of
Brooklyn, New York, who will preach
on the subject "Other Gods." He took
his law degree from Michigan in 1906.
While in the University, he served for
some time as student pastor of the
Congregational church and represent-
ed Michigan several times in intercol-
legiate debates. After' graduation he
was at the head of the public speaking
department of the University of Illi-
nois for six years, after which he
graduated from Union Theological
seminary and took his master's degree
at Columbia university. For the past
eight years he has held his position
at the Ocean Avenue church, filling
one of the most impdrtant pulpits in
Brooklyn.
Rev. Dugald MacFadyen, of London,
England, who has been preaching in
the Methodist church during summer
school, will preach his last sermon
this Sunday before leaving for Eng-
land. He will speak on "The Art of
Bearing Burdens." There will be Bible
school at 11:45 o'clock in the morning,,
and at 6:30 o'clock in the evening Mr.
Wan L. Hsii from Peking, China, will
address the Young People's meeting
on "The Student Volunteers' Work in
China."
At the morning service of the Pres-
byterian church, Rev. W. B. Shirey
will preach. There will be a young
people's meeting in the parlors of the
church at 6:30 o'clock in the evening.
Owing to the fact that Dr. Henry P.
Klyver, of the Baptist church, has been
called out of the city, Prof. L. M.
Smith, of Kalamazoo college, will..
preach this Sunday. He , will also
teach the Student Bible class In the
Guild hall after the morning service.
Dr. Klyver will be back in Ann Ar-
bor the first of the week, and will
preach here for two Sundays.
The three regular services of' St.
Andrews' Episcopal church will be
continued throughout the remainder
of the summer. There will be -floly
Communion at 7:30 o'clock in the
morning, children's service at 9:30
o'clock and the regular morning pray-
er and sermon at 10:30 o'clock. The
subject of the sermon this Sunday is
"A Scullion for the Love of God,"
which will be given by Rev. Charles T.
Webb, minister in charge.
DRAMA CLASS GIVES PLAY
BY KENNEDY WITH SUCCESS

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10AY SERIES IN

ART CLASS GIVES PUBLIC
EXHIBITION MONDAY NIGHT
Studeits of the public school art
class, under Miss Emma Grattan in
the arohitectural college, will give a
public exhibition of work done during
the summer in poster design and in-
terior decorating, from 7 to 10 o'clock,
Monday night in the Engineering
building. The exhibit will be much
more - extensive this year than last
summer, according to Miss Grattan,'
and those interested are invited.
SHULL REVIEWS ADVANCES
MADE IN STUDY OF HEREDITY
(Continued from Page One)
ten years has been of an unusually
complex nature, and the discoveries
which have been made have so far ad-
vanced the science that it can be said
that heredity since 1910 is an almost
entirely new science, and the increase
in the number of known factors and
phenomena of heredity is tb be mar-
velled at. In no other branch of sci-
ence has there been such an advance
in learning.
COLUMBIA OFFERS COURSE
IN PHOTOPLAY PRODUCTION
New York, Aug. 20.--Columbia un-
iversity students are going "on loca-
tion" and will film a reel or two of
"snow stuff"this winter as part of a
new course in the movies, the first of
the kind given in, the United States.
There will be studio work as well
in the mechanical end of the busi-
ness, with the production of a photo-
play written by one of the students.
LUCIRY BABY IS FIRST
CHILD OF '21 PARENTS
Robert Welton Hemmenway, though
only one month old, should be a
proud baby, for he can claim the dis-
tinction. of being the first child to be
born to a member of'the class of 1921.
He was born on July 15 in South Hav-
en, and his father is Earl L. Hemmen-
way, .'21 and ex-'18.; His -mother, be-
fore her marriage,, was Freda U. Pen-
oyer,.'17, of South Haven.
LIBRARIAN BISHOP SAILS FOR
EUROPE NEXT SATURDAY
University Librarian W. W. Bishop
will leave Ann Arbor Wednesday to
sail for Europe, Aug. 27, on the steamer
Baltic. Three months. of, his trip will
be spent in purchasing books for the
Library, the first opportunity that
has been presented since the war to
buy some of the later books from for-
eign sources.
FUNERAL OF "CAL" WETZEL
WILL BE HELD NEXT WEEK

PLATOON SCHOOL I
(Continued from Page One)
subjects. This is the problem which
confronts elementary school educators'
today. .
" At first, an attempt to solve this
problem was made by the introduc-
tion of so-called departmental work,
where the pupils went from the home-
room to various other rooms where
specaal subjects were taught. This plan1
was successful until the buildings
could no longer accommodate the i4-
creasing numbers of pupils. As manyl
of the rooms were left vacant at var-
ious times when the pupils were in the1
rooms where specialized work was1
done, a remedy was needed for *this
waste of room. space."
Worked Out "Solution
Mr. Spain then explained how this
remedy was found in the "Platoon
System," which is at present being
operated in several of the schools in
Detroit. As now arranged, the pupils
are divided into two groups. The first
group rem~ns in the "home-room" fora
the first half of the morning, where
their regular teacherhinstructs themi
in the "three R's". The second grou. '
at the same time, is in the variouss
special rooms,twhere, the special sub-"
jects are taught. The groups then I
change places, and thus the second I
half of the morning is spent. The aft-
ernoon is a repetition of the morning.
In addition to the work in the hpme-k
rooms and the special rooms, there is
the auditorium, in which all the stu-
dents gather once a day, for music,
talks which will be of benefit in the
socializing of the foreigners, and forj
celebration of special events. There is
also a co-operative arrangement with
the city library, so that all its advant-

A Uompromise
In summarizing the results o
system since its installment
years ago, Mr. Spain characteri
as a compromise between th
school and the new, giving g
variety to the curriculum, and
efficiency in the administration
He stated that the percentage o
ures has been less, the capacity
buildings has been increased by
third, and, instead of neglectin
"three R's," as some have maint
teachers have been able to inc
them much more efficiently. The r
themselves are almost unanimou
favor of it, the teachers express
selves as preferring it to the
method, and the principals are ei
iastic.

SP.

IN DESCRIBES

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OFFICIAL NOTICE
Ail notices for this column sh
be in tie hands of Oscar L. E
Asistant to the President, by
o'clock on the morning of each
of issue, Tuesday, Thursday, and

Evs.

Students having in their posses
books drawn from the University
brary are notified that all such bo
are due Saturday, Aug. 20, on acc
of the impending close of sums
school.
W. W. BISHOP, Libraria
HIGH CLASS FOOL
Served at CHUBB'S
on State St. opposite Lane Ha

and we
Herges-

CHURCH SERVICES'

Have You Heard

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FIRST METHODIST
CHURCH
Cor. State and Washington Sts.
Rev. Arthur W. Stalker, Pastor
Miss Ellen W. Moore, Student
Director
10:30 A. M.-"The Art of Bear-
ing Burdens." IRev. Dugald
Macfayden.
11:45 A. M.--Bible School. Stu-
dent's class in Auditorium of
Lane Hall.
6:00 P. M.-Social Half Hour.,
6:30 P. M.-Young People's De-
votional Meeting. Mr. Wan L.
Hsu, fr'om Pekin, China. Sub-
ject, Student Volunteer Work
in China.
All Students especially Invited

The

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(Continued from Page One)
entarily the enmotional intensity that
prevailed throughout the play.
The rest of the characters were, per-
haps, .less skillfully handled, the stu-
dents showing their lack of previous,
dramatic experience. The part of Mary,
the young niece of the vicar, was well
done, however, by Lotta M. Martin,
whose role as the trustful and unso-
phisticated young girl was most dif-
ficult.
The production as a whole was a
thoroughly worth while attempt to
present real dramatic literature-de-
spite' the limitations that must attend'
any college productions. Tle 'cast
was well selected and the fact that the+
action takes place in a single room
enabled the committees 'to work out
the stage effects carefully and with
great success. The audience received
the efforts of the actors with applause,1
marking their appreciation for the dif-
ficult training and unstinted endeav-
ors of Professor Hollister and his class

Funeral services for 'Calvin G. Wet-
zel, '21E, Varsity track star who was
drowned Sunday morning at a sum-
mer resort on Lake Huron. will be held
early next week in Bellefonte, Pa. The
body was found Thursday, eight miles
from the spot where he disappeared.
Students Visit Detroit Museum
Members of Prof. H. R. Cross' course
in oriental art visited the Detroit Mus-
eum of Art this morning to hear a gal-
lery talk on the museum's collection of
Eastern art by Mr. K. C. Kleikamp,
of Detroit.
Mother of Track Man Dies Here
Mrs. D. 0., Douglas, of Ann Arbor,
mother of Don Douglas, '22E, Varsity
half-miler, died yesterday morning at
St. Joseph's sanatariumĀ° Funeral serv-
ices were held this morning.

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pleased to demon-
strate this fine
machine t o y o0u

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very Complete

Quartet Choir dir
V. Moore, Organi

that made the performances possi-
ble.

Prof. Henderson Away on Tour
Prof. W. D. Henderson, director
the University Extension division,
away for a four weeks' tour4

ALL

LIBRARY BOOKS MUST
BE RETURNED BY TONIGUlT

of
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Indiana and
will conduct.

Pennsylvania,. where he
institutes for teachers.

idents Cordial

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All' books taken out by students on
circulation from the University Library
are due tonight on acount of the im-
pending close of summer school, ac-
cording to a notification issued yester-
day by University Librarian William
W. Bishop.'
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9:30 A. M. - Children's Serv-
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10:30 A. M.-Morning Prayer and.
Sermon. Subject, "A Scullion
for the Love of God."
Rev. Charles T. Webb,
Minister in Charge

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