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SUITS - OVERCOATS - HATS
CAPS and FURNIS IINGS.

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Clothes, Furnishings and Hats
for
Particular Men.
Cor. S. State and William Sts.

At The

J. F. WUERTH CO.

New Day Light Store next to Orpheum

Wadhams &. Co.

Nickles Arcade
State St.

Cor. State and
Washingtons Sts.

The Same Blouses
that, in solitary state, grace the windows of
Fifth Avenue, are often to be found at the
Hutzel Shop. With just one difference: the
price. Exquisitely beaded Georgette crepe
waists are here for as little as $7.50.

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A. D.NeDonald Writes ofT Physical
and Climatic Features of Canada
A. D. McDonald, '19, writes on "The precipices portraying a resplendent
Physical and Climatic Features of whiteness.
Canada" in the fourth article of a Passing on, we come to the island
series of eight now appearing in The of Montreal on which is situated the
Daily about that country. city of Montreal. Back of the city
stands Mount Royal, from the peak of
It is impossible in the space per- which one may look down upon the
.rhistoric city. Farther up we pass into
mitted to give a very clar conception Lake Ontario, and wind our way
of the physical and climatic features through the Thousand islands, until
of a country so vast as the Dominion we come to the famed Niagara, which
of Canada. needs no mention. Still holding a
Broadly speaking the dominion pre- water course, we finally reach .the
sents four great divisions, each dif- cold waters of Lake Superior.
fering from the other in physical fea- From here we cross by land the
tures. The maritime provinces on the western prairies, leaving behind the
east, with Ontario and Quebec, are wheat fields and cattle ranches as we
very much diversified throughout. enter "the gap" into the Rockies. Now
Here are mountains, hills, valleys, we pass under the shadow of the gi-
lakes, and rivers, while in parts of gantic Selkirks, skirting mountain
Ontario lay vast stretches of land lakes, winding upward until we de-
which resemble the great western scendt and leaving above the snow-
prairies. capped mountains, we reach the Pa-
Westward from the Lake of the cific coast. The north, somewhat se-
Woods, for a thousand miles, stretch cluded, boasts her wonders and lures
the great western plains. Then come the explorer farther and farther into
the mighty Rockies, the dominant fea- the silent and almost unlimited ex-
ture of the west, occupying the panse. To crown it all, the Canadian
greater part of British Columbia4 and climate is well fitted to foster a race
extending far north into the Yukon. of people appreciative of, Nature's
Finally, northern Canada, as yet in gifts.
many parts unknown, has its rivers The east receives her fair amount
and lakes, its plains, and elevations. of rain, heat, and cold, though per-
No country affords more real joy haps at times an overabundance of
for the pleasure-seeking traveler than the latter. The western plains are
Canada. Possessing an inland water- swept by the warm Chinook winds,
way for over 2,000 miles, she presents which in winter melt the snow and
continuously changing scenery. The make it possible for stock to remain
St. Lawrence, the grandest and furth- out the entire year. West of the
est navigable river in the world for Rockies a heavy annual rainfall gives
ships of large size, is in itself a sight this division a characteristic climate,
with few rivals. Into this river there while the great north, rather extreme
flow the waters of the Saguenay, the in heat and cold, furnishes the ven-
Richelieu, the Montmorency, the tursome trappers- and hunters with
Chandierre, and others each doing its sport and a good income.
share toward beautifying Canada. Such in brief are the climatic and
Perhaps no other river is visited physical aspects of Canada. Yet only
more year after year than the Sagu- those who have lived beneath her
enaay, in lower Quebec. With its skies may really know the glories of
source at Lake St. John, it pursues its her summers, and in winter experience
course for 90 miles through rocks the joys of the toboggan and the snow-
and cliffs, sweeping along vast bodies shoe--and best of all hockey, the na-
of water, which tumble over huge tional game of Canada.
Did You Ever TTake E.ILn Look
What It Did to This Young fellow

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Winter Wear

Electric Auto Heater--Keeps Your Engine Warm
Costs very little to operate
Washlenaw Electric Shop
The Shop of Quality
it its not Rigbt we make it Right
Phone 273 200 East Washington St.

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FOR MEN
Varsity Toggery Shop
1107 So. Univ.

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DR. FURBUSH1 TO TAKE UP
WORK AT BERLIN EMBASSY
Washington, Nov. 30.-Dr. C. Lincoln
Furbush, prominent Philadelphia phy-
sican sails for Berlin soon to take up
his duties as special assistant to the
American embassy there. He will be
one of the chief inspectors of military
prison camps in Germany.
Dr. Furbush was recommended for
appointment to the state department
by officials of the American Red Cross.
He worked with Surgeon General
Gorgas, when the latter stamped con-
tagious diseases out of Cuba.
Dr. Furbush, in his inspection work
in Germany, will investigate the sani-
tary conditions of the prison camps,
the health of the prisoners, and the
quality and quantity of the food sup-
plied them. He will make frequent
reports of his investigation to the
state department, through the em-
bassy at Berlin.

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NAVAL RESERVES GET FLAGS
Adjutant-General Bersey to Present
Colors to Campus Division
Adjutant-General John S. Bersey
will come to Anne Arbor next week,
on his way. home from the Mexican
border, to formallyrreceive the Uni-
versity naval reserve division into the
United States navy service, and will at
this time present the corps with the
United States and division flags. At
present the Michigan reserves have a
roll of 158 names but a severe cut is
expected following the medical exam-
inations which are now being held.
A requisition for uniforms, made
some time ago, has gone through and
soon after the holidays the reserves
will appear on the campus dressed in
their navy blue middies. For the
further betterment of the division, the
Navy department has announced a
special 16 day cruise, which will occur
in June immediately after commence-
ment, aboard the United States train-
ing ship Don Juan de Austria, the
trip extending from Detroit to Duluth
and upper lake Superior.

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Southern RailWay--"Tile Scenic Lij,"

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Sleeping Cr
Every Day from Detroit to
Jacksonville, Fin.
Beginning December 9th, 1916
Leave Detroit 10:45 p.m daily
Arrive Cincinnati 7:40 a.m.
Arrive Chattanooga 6:00 P.M )

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Tickets at low Winter Tourist Fares on sale c"?17, uru! Anril 30,
1917, to points in Alabama, Cu' a, Florida, Getr"i, Louisiana,
Mississippi, New Providence, TIew Mexico, North Carolina,
South Carolina and Texas.
Return limit to reach original starting point not later than May 31 2917
For particulars consult
Michigan Central.
Ticket Agents

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One afternoon, while strolling leis- why the managers allowed this valu-
urely about looking at the Stearns able player to depart and seek his for-
collection of musical instruments in tune elsewhere is not known, but it is
Hill auditorium, I ran across a little probable that his conscience became
pamphlet which gave a description so hardened and his springs so dusty
pamhle whch avea dscrptin tathe could no longer answer the
and history of many of the instruments that he cot d o ofge s
in the collection. As I read some of promptings of the muse.
these facts I began to take an unusual Another instrument which attracted
interest in several instruments which my attention was a beautiful green
had previously escaped my attention. Irish harp. This splendid instrument
The first one was the automatic is said to be the one which St. Pat-
clarinet player, which I learned had rick used to enable him to banish the
formerly belonged to the Barnum and serpents from Ireland. For a long
Bailey circus. It is said that this life- time it adorned the walls of Tara's
sized figure with its intricate mechan- hall and was finally purchased from
ism of cog wheels, levers and springs, a pawn shop where it had been ex-
was used by the circus management changed in order that the owner might
as a combination sentinel and detec- get money enough to pay the home
tive. It was placed near the main en-1 rule bill.
trance where all those who entered I next paused before a large square
must pass near it. If anyone tried to piano, which was of special interest
get in without a ticket, pick a per- because it is thought to be the one
son's pocket, or perform any deed upon which Richard Wagner played
which was not right, this wonderful when he filled his first concert en-

Leave your film at the Delta.
hour service.

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ENGLISH COURSES FOR
FORI IGNIRSSUCCESSFUL
Work in Speaking and 'Writing in En-
gineering College Attracts
Many Aliens
The special courses in English ,of-
fered to the foreign students by the
Colleges of Engineering and Archi-
tecture have proven very successful
since their institution six years ago.
This innovation was due primarily to
Prof. J. Raleigh Nelson, head of the
English department of these colleges
who gleaned the idea from his per-
sonal interest in the Chinese stu-
dents present at the University. The
result encouraged the extension of this
work and there developed the four
courses which are at present offered
-English 16 and 17, each a four-hour
course, and English 18 and 19, each a
two-hour course.
Every foreign student in the engi-
neering college is required to have a
full knowledge of written and spoken
English before he can obtain his de-
gree. If he is deficient in this study
he may be compelled to take as high
as 17 hours of English. The privilege
of substituting English for a modern
language course is granted him and a
great many students avail themselves
of this opportunity.
The aim of these courses is to af-
ford the student a practical and
idiomatic vocabulary, to aid in adjust-
ing himself to his new environment,
and to make him familiar with the so-
cial and industrial world he is about
to enter. In the classes he is expected
to converse and write so constantly as
t> enable him to develop a faculty for
expressing his ideas concerning the
new things with which he comes in

contact. By a system of phonetic ex-
ercises, the student's difficulties in
pronunciation are overcome and he
soon acquires the habits of correct and
intelligent English.
At present about 14 nationalities
are represented in these classes, which
number is the highest reached since
the opening of the courses. For the
first time in six years the enrollment
does not include a Chinese student.
ThanksgivingI Dance Well Attended
The Thanksgiving special matinee
dance at the Michigan Union was at-
tended by between 60 and 75 couples.
"Ike" Fisher's orchestra furnished
continuous music from 2 to 5 o'clock.
Those chaperoning the party were:
Professor and Mrs. Filbert Roth, Mr.
and Mrs. O. W. Boston, and Mr. and
Mrs. O. F. Butler.
The committee for the dance were:
Willis D. Nance, '17, chairman, A.
Loomis Kirkpatrick, '18. G. Edward
Dake, '18E, and Ramon V. Dixon, '20.
Catliolic Students Dance Tomorrow
The Catholic Studens' club will hold'
their first dance of the season at
Packard academy immediately after
a short business meeting from 2 to
5:30 o'clock tomorrow afternoon.
The committee, Kenneth Doyle,'17L,
Robert Heatley, '19, and Angelia Rade-
macher, '17, have been working hard
for the past week to make the affair
a success. A schedule of coming en-
tertainments and dances will be pub-
lished later.
Washington Applies for Equipment
Seattle, Wash., Nov. 30.-The cadet
corps of the University of Washington
has applied to the western division of
the war department for the equipment
allowed it under the national defense
act of July 1, 1916.

Leave CopyCopy
at at
Quarry's and Students,
The Delta Supply Store
ADVERTISING Suly44r

instrument would automatically begin
to play.
Its very nature was so sensative that
it' would immediately pour forth its
protest by playing upon the clarinet.
This music was recognized by the au-
thorities as a warning and before the
first notes could die away officers and
secret service men would appear from
every direction and seize the offender
before he could make his escape. Just

gagement in a caberet in Vienna.
As. I marveled at these facts which
I had learned, I was startled by a
firm hand placed on my shoulder and
a stern voice which said, "It will be
necessary for you to keep awake if
you expect to learn anything about
the evolution of musical instruments."
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