ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN, TUESDAY, JANUARY 22, 1918.
V' Act to
'zz," dancing, smokes' and
ood time will feature the
nt to be held by the army
this evening at the Union.
es will start immediately
nquet which will be serv-
LV lol"L tL~fl.4 Music will be furnished by a "jazz"
hand composed of H. R. Cossitt, '19,
edlate Battle G B. Riker, '20D, J. R. Gardner, '20,
mapped C. J. Heath, '19E, Uf Carpenter, '20,
ines and P. E. Lyons, army stores. There
will also be a sextette of' army stores
tis audience to men, R. M. Parsons, H. E. Sepull, C.
. will continue E. Sharpe, G. F. Golliver, S. J. Hiett,
and P. E. Lyon.
instead of one Mr Arthur Bachrach, instructor in
Y a few years, ordnance, will deliver a monologue,
concluded is "Hot Stuff," I. T. Sanborn, '20, will
ititled, "Carry present his "Fatima" act, of Spot-
audience last light vaudeville fame.
in . Mimeograph copies of popular songs
arkened by or- have been made, and there will be a
acting superin- special' effort to have all the men join
s and grounds in the singing. The entertainment is
44or Beith de- exclusively for members of the army
language the stores methods course.
of the British,
ident Harry B. WA!' Tryout
e' speaker. The ,'v eflto
battles on the f
et and the d- r
t which many
trs lost their Women trying out for the cast and
chorus of "Let's Go," the coming Union
on the British opera, at 4 o'clock this afternon at
is now in the the School of Music will be judged by
nd the famous a committee composed of Earl V.
a fierce battle Moore, '12, A. L. Weeks, '10, Alan V.
ised by the in- Livingston, '18E, Ruth Connely, , '18,
igineers. These Frieda McClellan, '18, Mildred Sutton.
it rises n the School of Music, HarrietBriggs, '18,
and the result and Ruth MacLachlan, '18.
ang the The preceeding five women will
1footingnreserve on the opera committee. Mr.
footing In e- Weeks is coming out from Detroit es-
ker, pecally to witness the tryouts.
All men who have tried out for the
the setreatgcast are still eligible, as no cuts have
the smashing been made in the cast. Sixty-three
was considered men have survived the chorus rehear-
e impregnable sals, as follow:
t the battle of E. L. Spanagel, 119E, C. D. Hipp',
eded in recov- '20L,, C. A. Tgwler, '18, F. C. Carew,
miles on the' 20E, P. J. Van Boven, '20, G. P. Schaf-
etreat of the er, 120E, C. B. Rathburn, '18D, J. W.
:d by the Gr- Bailey, '20, H. S. Kay, '19, W. G. Har-
is b sthae ger-bert, 20E, H. S. Zeve, '20, E. C. Davis,
how the great 20, G. A. Cole, spec. pharmic, G. I
widdn thegatKeskey, '19, H. R. Every, '20E, L. S.
,the biect of Martz, '19E, H. H. Horwitz, '19E,H. G.
sh the bared Selby, '20, L. R. Lightfoot, '20, B. R.
Geman front Dooge, '19, M. R. Scofield, '20, E. A.
German front Wishropp, '19, H. R. Slusser, '20, H.
scythe, former- ". Trueman, '19, H. C. Smith,' 20, and
edefenses.e- V. A. Rowley, '20.
a defews .The M. F Pellow, '20L, R. P. Douglass,
athod was that '20, P. D. Quarry, '19, H. R. Cossitt, '19,
attlefleld yR. Cowden, '19, C. Bishop, 1, W. A.
of slides, the Leitzinger, '20, J. E. Larson, '20E, E
esigfeatre S. Pettyjohn, '18, R. D. Smith, '20, W.
rest ing feature R. Frazer, '20E, Harry Sunley, '20, 24.
naenturg E., Lane, '20E, C. G. Patterson, '2Q, A.
any cases the P. Van Brunt, '20, D. B. Landis, '20, F.
aauinl eeH. de Goenaga, '19D, S. S. Clark, '19
troops could J. H. Galloway, 'iE, W. S. Trow-
iros cthout bridge, '20E, H. R. Thompson, '19E,
w res w line G. A. Cadwell, '20, J, F. Bulmer, '18D,
crete shelters W. A. Eldridge, '19, W. W. Hinshaw,
ti trench was '20, H. Anderson, '20, S, E. Doolittle,
Itr snowused'20, P. J. Quakenbush, '20, K, H. Velde,
tinew.ued '20, E. H. Spesberger, '20, J. Q. South-
woundedetore worth, '18, I. T. Sanborn,''20, H. M.
Lug-sent t Stephen, '18E, A, F. Kuijala, '19, R. A.
slides_ were Munro, '19E, P. A. Shinkman, '20, and
d set. Some W. B. Weathers, '20.
Calls Col. Roosevelt "Most Seditious
Man of Consequence in
REPUBLICANS DEFEND RIGHT
TO POINT OUT INEFFICIENCIES
Cannot Citizen Say What He Thinks of
President Wilson, Asks Senator
Washington, Jan. 21.- Smoldering
fires of partisan feeling were set
ablaze in the senate today by Senator
Stone, veteran Democrat, with a long
prepared speech accusing Republicans
of playing politics in their criticisms
of the government's conduct Qf the
war and calling Theodore Roosevelt,
"the most seditious man of conse-
quence in America."
There had been plenty advance no-
tice of the speech which administra-
tion leaders sought vainly to induce
the Missouri senator to abandon or
postpone, There were many sharp in-
terruptions during the two hours Sen-
ator Stone was speaking and when he
closed, Senators Penrose, Lodge and
others on the Republican side answer-
ed with vigorous- defense for their
right to make proper criticisms of in-
efficiencies, and with counter charges
May Citizen Criticize?
Senator Penrose interrupted Senator
Stone with the following:
"Does the senator advance the ex-
traordinary doctrine that every citi-
zen hasn't the right to say what he
thinks of Mr. Wilson without going to
jail? Does he say citizens haven't the
aright to say that Mr. Wilson surrounds
himself with persons so incompetent
thatthe war program has been serious-
ly delayed, or that he hides himself
Senator Lodge of Massachusettes,
deplored injection of politics into the
war. He defended Colonel Roosevelt,
declaring that the Republicans have
given and will continue to give their
support to the administration toward
winning the war, but will continue
criticisms of mistakes and inefficien-
ON SALE MONDAY
"Smileage" books containing coupons
good for admission of soldiers to camp
entertainments will be sqld on the
campus and in the city starting Mo-
day. Prof. E. H. Kraus has been ap-
pointed by the military entertainment
council of the war department to con-
duct the campaign in Ann Arbor.
In order to afford the soldiers at
the various training stations and can-
tonments amusement of the highest
class, the government has erected Lib-
erty theaters, with seating capacities
from 3,000 to 5,000, for the sole pur-
pose of attracting actors and lectur-
ers there. Men highest in theaters,
lyceums, and chautauquas are co-op-
erating with the war department.
The "smileage" books contain 20
five-cent coupons and will sell for $1
apiece. These books can be sent to
friends at the camps, and are good for
the duration of the war. Because of
the low wages that the soldiers re-
ceive they would be unable to enjoy
the amusements, and the war depart-
ment has decided that the "smileage"
books will solve the problem.
"Smileage" books will be sold all
over the United States beginning Mon-
day and continuing for one week. The
city will be canvassed by the many
o-ganizations, while societies on the
campus will take care of the students.
Coupon books will also be on sale,at
book stores, banks, and the post office.
Red Cross Observes Coal-less Day
Coal-less day was observed by the
Washtenaw county Red Cross chapter
here yesterday. All regular work
ceased in order to help save fuel. A
county officer of the organization, who
found it necessary to work, labored in
Whether the rooms will close every
Monday with the stores and factories,
is doubtful. The measure is tempor-
ary and it is probable that in the;
future operations will continue every.
Wilson Supports faker
Washington, Jan. 21.-All doubt of President Wilson's view of
proposals in congress for reorganization of the government's war
machinery was swept away tonight by a statement in which the Pres-
ident said the war department had accomplished a task of unparallel-
ed magnitude. He said he regarded Secretary Baker as one of the
ablest public officials he had ever met. The President denounced
the congressional war investigations.
Senator Chamberlain's reference to "inaction and ineffectiveness
of the government" in New York, Saturday, was flatly called by the
President as "an astonishing and absolutely unjustifiable distortion
of the truth."
ENGLAND AND AMERICA
MUST WORK TOGE'THER
HOMES OBTAIN FUEL;
GEORGE PARKIN CERTAII
WAR IS TO BE ONE OF
DR. GARFIELD SAYS GOVERNMENT itu
ACCOMPLISHES AIMS IN ban
CLOSING FACTORIES the
Washington, Jan. 21.- Two of the
chief accomplishments sought by the N
government in closing down Indus-
"There are three things which have
come out of the progress of the war,"
said Sir George R. Parkin, secretary
of the Rhodes scholarship fund, at the
mier held Sunday afternoon at the
First, gradually it has dawned upon
tries by cutting off fuel supplies ha
been achieved, Fuel Administrat
Garfield announced tonight.
Homes throughout the east, he sab
us that it is a fight for civilization. are receiving coal in larger
Secondly, it has made it perfectly cer-
tain that this war is going to be a war
of exhaustion. And thirdly, the final
strain of this war is coming upon the
British and -American nations."
Sir Parkin spoke of the need of
co-operation between England and the
United States. He said that they must
believe in each other and work to-
gether. Great Britain, he stated, has
thrown 7,000,000 men into the field,
0,000,000 of which came from the moth-
The speaker mentioned the effect
of the war on Oxford university.
Only 300 men now remain in that in-
stitution, he declared.
"We couldn't sleep over night in our
beds comfortably if we didn't think'
that we could turn our government out
within a week," asserted Sir Parkin,
as an illustration of the fact that pop-
ular will in England rules.
Men should work to increase their
powers so that they may better be
able to take their places after the
war, said the speaker in regard to the
reconstruction work which will fol-
low the declaration of peace.
Sir Parkin's talk was preceded by
two vocal solos rendered by Irving
Miller, School of Music. During the
afternoon "Jazz" was furnished by
an orchestra composed of Carl Wilmot,
'19, Lewis Mattern, '19, and Reid Ev-
TO FORM TOMORROW
than heretofore and bunker coal again announc
is moving to seaboard in sufficient man soci
volume to supply trans-Atlantic ship- lay stre.
ping, of the A
The first of the 10 Monday holidays ister the
was observed generally today and bus- ready to
iness everywhere in the East was at a peace w
Asked tonight if he would extend Ed
the five days- industrial closing if it Evide
appeared that the accomplishmnents failed to
sought had not been fully obtained, na, who
Dr. Garfield said he did not wish to wait up
cross that bridge until he came to it. form hi
There will be 10 heatless Mondays, wtorking
Dr. Garfield said, despite the press- thad at
ure to have this number reduced.
Humoragazine In Hui
Is Out Tomorrow prospect
In the Mid-winter number of the Gar- down wi
,goyle, scheduled to appear on the nation i
campus at noon tomorrow, the humor No fig
publication initiates what is known as taking
the "Amateurs' Page." The material fronts.
for the page is selected from bona fide
contributions, and would-be jokesters Forme
are to be given a surprise in the ap- Hamp
pearance of their maiden efforts. to Hele
Insights into the workings of the the hon
landladies union furnish the theme Blair of
for a humorous one-act play entitled atives 01
"Pity the Poor' Stude." A short story, the wed
"Masters of their Fate," gives ironical The b
treatment of Henley's well-known Omega s
phrase. to the E
This issue of the Gargoyle treats The you
extensively with the Christmas va- 164 East
cation and with the trials and tribu-
lations of the vacationer. Michigan Women-
men in the service have contributed After
their quota to the number. Sergeant o'clock
H. C. L. Jackson, ex-'18, now at Camp bour gy
Custer, has written two poems, Earl ketball
Wiener, ex-'18L, stationed at Virginia Alice 1
Beach, a - bit of verse, while training
Nathaniel Robbins, '17E, at Camp en's bas
Custer, has contributed a drawing. A There
member of the faculty has also written fox all I
a poem. ticularly
As for art, Reed Bachman, '20, has man ca
executed a conventional cover design.
J. W. Robertson, '20, has designed a Att
two-page sketch, entitled "The 1918 The 1
Junior Hop as It Would Have Been If structior
the Suggestions of the Faculty Had France,
Been Adopted." *This is said to be the R. Cros.
piece de resistance of the art work. Memoria
Pool Rooms Closed Sunday by Police associati
Huston's cigar store was closed by some tin
the police Sunday after being open of Coal
just one hour. The Majestic billard
Lieut. Clark Will EnroU
HOOVER URGES COLLEGE WOMEN
ga TO STUDY PROBLEMS OF FOOD
e North sea,"'
Herbert Hoover, food administrator
for the United States, sends a message
to the women in the graduating class-
es of the universities urging them to
pursue studies dealing especially with
food. These studies should be ac-
companied by courses in chemistry,
physiology, and economics. It will be
well, according to Mr. Hoover, also to
acquire the arts of public presentation
of this knowledge to the people who
"There is a diversity of tasks and
therefore, a diversity of talent and
training can be used. All our ques-
tions now center about food, its pro-
duction, its distribution, its use, its
conservation. University women hav-
ing this knowledge will be invaluable
Lieutenant J. H. Clark of the Naval
Auxiliary reserve branch at Cleveland
will be here Wednesday afternoon
with an examining physician to en-
roll the 52 students who recently ap-
plied for admission to the department.
The lieutenant will make his head-
quarters at the Health Service, where
the physical examinations will be con-
ducted shortly after 4 o'clock.
Those passing the examinations will
be sworn into the service immediately
and will be held on the reserve list
for some future call which will proba-
bly be about the middle of April.
New applications will be considered
if placed with L. H. Beach, '18E, 726
South State street, before noon Wed-
nesday. There are already 67 Michi-
gan men in this service and it is
thought that the number sworn in at hall was closed
this time will increase the size of the ities will take r
unit to 100, ever, than keep
-- o Sundays.
Canadian Club Changes Banquet Place It was report
The Canadian club banquet will be the College Inn
held at Willit's cafe on State street shifts instead of
at 7:15 o'clock instead of at 6:45 o'- the fuel admini