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high-class work is a natural sequence to having our workrooms on
e premises. With our workrooms all under one roof-all under con-
antrated personal supervision,'we are able to produce those finished
asterpieces of tailors' art, so utterly impossible for the great bulk of
Your dress suit for the J-Hop should be ordered of us, thus insur-
ig you the best materials, workmanship, and a knowledge of thirty
ears' experience in manufacturing evening clothes.


G. H. Wild Company
:ading Merchant Tailors

State Street

your Dull Razor Blades
We will sharpen them better than new

New Sxuppply of

Laundry ases

The Slater Boak shop


All new shoes are stitched with Goodyear Welt machines
We use same machines for repair work. We believe we
have the most modern equipped shoe repair shop in Ann
Arbor. You'll get high class work and courteous treatment
at this shop and we think you'll find us worthy of patron-
age. Our call and deliver service is at your disposal. Use it.
Famous Shoe Repairing Co.
PHONE 807 301 S. State St.



& CO.

Gives you the best Tailoring service
to be obtained anywhere in the coun-
try, coupled with a wonderful line
of Woolens.

106 E. Huron Street

Opposite Court House

Tor fireigan Balg
Official nwspapr aftete University of
Mi ..gan. Pbished every morningexcept
M.,nday during the university year.
Enered at the pot-office at Arm Arbor as
S.,c.- r, . :,h'r Press Building. Sub
scriptions: by carrier, $2.5o; by mail, $300.
Want ad. stations: Quarry's; Students Sup-
ply Stre; The Delta, cor. State and Packard.
Phones: Business, 960; Editorial, 2414.
Communications not to exceed Soo words
in length, or notices of events will be pub-
lished in The Daily, at the discretion of the
Editor, if left at th toffice in the Ann Arbor
Press Bldg., or in the notice box in te west
corridor of the general library, where the
notices are collected at 7:30 o'clock each
John C. 1. Parker..........Managing Editor
Clarence 'T. Fishlcig.... .B. siness Manager
Conrad N. Church.............News Editor
Lee E. Joslyn....__...........City Editor
Harold A. Fitzgerald..........ports Editor
ITarold C. L. Jackson......Telegraph Editor
Verne E. Burnett...........Assoate Editor
Golda Ginsburg............Women's Editor
Carleton W. Reade.........Statistical Editor
Marian Wilson ............. Literary Editor
J. E. Campbell...Assistant Business Manager
C. Philip Emrery. .Assistant Business Manager
Albert E. Horne..Assistant Business Manager
Roscoe R. Rau...Assistant Business Manager
Fred M. Sutter... Assistant Business Manager
Night Editors
J. L. Stadeer E. L. Zeigler
C. M. icln H. M. Carey
1. A. Swaney L. W. Nieter
L. S. Thompson E. A. Baumgarth
W. A. Atlas Allen Shoenfield
H. C. Garrison C. L. Reser
C. S. Clark D. S. Rood
R. H. Fricken G. O. Brophy
B. I. Millar F. A. Taber
D. H. Cruttenden Mildred C. Mighel.
K. L. Wehmeyer J. P. Hart
Annetta L. Wood J. C. Martin
T. F. McAllister
Business Staff
Bernard Wohl 3. E. Robinson
Pad E. Cholette Harry R. Louis
Harold Makinson Earl F. Ganschow
Walter R. Payne Jackson W. Smart
Seymour B. Wilson
Night Editor-Il. C. Garrison
There is plenty of room for moral-
ization in connection with the results
of the student vote on the question of
thehonor system. The mere fact that
such a large number of students voted
is something to be proud of, but there
is a further consideration that we
think goes a little deeper.
There are 1.800 students-exactly
two-thirds of the total number bal-
loting-who feel that a change in pres-
ent methods is necessary. They are
dissatisfied with a system that permits
students to cherish a lack of respon-
sibility toward the University and to
regard dishonesty in examinations
.with indifference.
It is probably safe to say that there
are many in the remaining third who
share the attitude expressed by the
student who said: "If it is a question
of'choosing between a flunk and crib-
bing, just watch me crib." We be-
lieve that an honor system will ulti-
mately reduce the ranks of students
of this opinion to a negligible minor-
Tom C. Reid, Michigan, '20M, is dead.
He was a quiet man who shook hands
firmly, and gave, his best to his Uni-
versity. He himself can never again
mingle with the throng on the diagonal
walk, but no man can estimate how
much of his influence and of his in-
spiration will be there, in the souls
of the many who have known him and
have felt the strength and helpfulness
of his comradeship. In the memory
of the friends he made, he will remain
as a true Michigan man.

The Daily is in receipt of an inter-
esting communication on the question
of the honor system vote in the Law
school. We would like to print the
letter, but for the fact that it is un-
signed. The Daily does not insist upon
printing the authors' names under
their communications, but it must
know the name of the communicant
before his letter is published.
A traveling man is suffering from
kunstroke contracted with the tempera-
ture at 25 below. Who said there's
nothing new under the sun?
Tagore's parting shot as he left
America was that the women in our
country have nothing to do. That may
be, but they have an awful lot to say!
"Discipline is ability to do things
independently, not submission under
Personally, we hope the taxi com-
panies fight back-not that we have
anything against the J-hop commit-
tee, but we want to walk.
Use the advertising columns of the
Michigan Daily in order to reach the
best of Ann Arbor's buyers.
Try a Michigan Daily Want Ad.

Murfin Discusses
Conference Case
Eminent Jurist to Embody Opinions
of Detroit Alumni in January
Inlander Article
Not a little comment is expected to
follow the publication of an article in
the January number of the Inlander
by Judge James O. Murfin, '96L, of De-
troit, who is also a member of the
board in control of student athletics.
The eminent jurist is said to handle a
question much agitated upon the cam-
pus in his article, "The Case Against
the Conference," as well as to embody
the opinions of a number of the De-
troit alumni.
The contents of the coming number,
which will appear on the campus
next week is as varied as it
is interesting. Two stories each
possessing an appeal of some power,
three articles on topics of interest to
the student body, a number of spark-
ling bits of verse, and two lightly
philosophical essays entitled, "If," and
"The Poet," are said to bring the num-
ber of the magazine up to its usual
high standard of excellence.
Indiana: Official opening of the new
$250,000 gymnasium at the Universi-
ty of Indiana will occur tonight
when Indiana meets the University
of Iowa's quintet in basketball.
Washington: Because of the greater
superiority of Michigan teams,
Washington University has declined
to schedule another football game
with the Wolverines.
Ohio: Placards bearing the insignia
"B" will be placed in the class-
rooms of the Ohio State University,
in order to keep the honor tradition
before the student body. The honor
system was inaugurated at Ohio last
year and has proved a success.
Oregon: An unknown worth heiress
worth $500,000 in her own right,
with an annual income of $50,000 is
said to be at large on the campus of
the University of Oregon. The male
student body is in a furore to dis-
cover the identity of the "beautiful
Harvard: Football practice at lar-
vard University has already begun
with the first of.the voluntary ses-
sions held in the gymnasium.
Coach Haughton has ordered the
entire squad to keep in training by
some form of exercise.
Syracuse: Eighty men have already
signed to take the military training
course which will be installed at
Syracuse University by the war de-
partment provided 100 men sign up
for the course.
Columbia: Freshman toques have
been adopted by the freshmen of
Columbia University. Upperclass-
men have previously been the only
students to wear class caps.
Iowa: Students of the University of
Iowa will vote on the proposed stu-
dent senate council which is to pro-
vide an effective form of student
government. Campus sentiment ap-
pears to be in favor of the plan.
Workers Enroll in Wisconsin Exten-
tion Courses
Madison, Wis., Jan. 18.-Tin plate
makers, brick layers, ranchmen, men
in the army and navy, and a few men
at the state penitentiary at Waupun

are among the various kinds of per-
sons who are studying mathematics
by mail through the University of
Wisconsin extension division.
Machinists without engineering
training are taking courses in mathe-
matics to use in setting up machines,
or figuring power, work, etc. Time-
keepers, draftsmen, architects, ap-
prentiges, .firemen, and engineers are
also enrolled.
Country merchants are learning the
rudiments of store bookkeeping.
Country school teachers are trying to
make their work more practical. Wo-
men secretaries are bolstering up
their knowledge of simple mathemat-
ics. There are also students prepar-
ing for civil service examinations,
ranchmen, barbers, chauffeurs, meter-
testers, factory workmen, telephone
men, and workers in many other voca-
tions listed in the enrollment.
Mexico, China, Qanada, South Amer-
ica, and every state in the Union are
represented. Certain manufacturing
plants are represented by many stu-
dents. Certain companies pay their
employes' enrollment fees. Many of
the students, after finishing the first
courses, continue with others in the
hope of undertaking engineering or
other professional studies.
Regular Assembly at the Armory
Saturday night. 18-19



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AFTER 2-30c
rom 12-2 Special steaks & chops
All kinds American Style
short orders
Will open 11 a. m. to 1 a. m.
4ichigan Inn 611 E. Liberty
Telephone 948-R
'ht a typewriter from
322 South State Street
I will furnish you an instruction
ook free of charge. You will be a
plst before you know it.

Between Detroit, Ann Arbor and Jackson
Cars run on Eastern time, one hour faster
than local time.
Detroit Limited and Express Cars-7:35 a.
"m., 8: o a. in. and hourly to 7:10 p. tn., 9 :1o
Kalamazoo Limited Cars- .89a. 7. 'an(]
every two hours to 6:48 . . to Lansing.
8:48 p. In.
Jackson Express Cars--( Local stops west of
Nn Arbor)--9 :48 a. In. and every two hours
to 7:48 P. im.
Local Cars Eastbound- :35 a. tom, 6:40 a
mn., 7:o5 a. ni. and every two hours to 7:os p,
m., 8 :o5 p>. in., 9 :o5 p. in., io :5o p. in. tc
psilanti only. 9 :zo a. in., 9 :5 a.In., 2 :05 P
tel., 6 :o5 p. In., 11 :45 p. ni., i:l o a. in., i:2
a. in. To Saline,.change at Ypsilanti.
Local Cars Westbound-6:o5 a. m., 7:5o a
in., i©:20 p. M.. 12:20 a. in.
Takes Pictures
Develops Films
i makes Prints
and Enlarge-
Alarm Clocks
SSEYF $1.00 up
Waterman and Conklin
U. of M. Jewelry
Schlanderer & Seyfried
332 State St.
A Particular Place
for Particular People.
Influenza Epidemic Threatens
The statistics of the University
health service show that three out of
every five calls are for the treatment
of colds and sore throats. An epi-
demic of influenza, similar to the one
experienced last winter, is threatening
to spread to alarming proportions
among the students, if precautionary
measures are not taken. The health
service advises all students who have
colds or sore throats of any kind to
have them treated ag soon as possible.
For results advertise in the Mich-
gan Daily.

A Showing of


Washington, D. C., Jan. 19.-Veter-
an of several campaigns in China,
Cuba, and the Philippines, and the
man whose mitary appearance won
the personal praise of the kaiser, Ser-
geant-Major Henry A. Riekers, has
been designated as one of the candi-
dates for appointemnt to the newly
established rank of warrant officer in
the United States marine corps.
Riekers came into the limelight dur-
ing the visit of the U. S. S. Louisiana
1 -

Clothes and Accessories
Varsity Toggery
1107 S. University St.
CHOP off a few
minutes and eat some of
314 S. State St. Phone 1244-M
to Kiel, Germany, shortly before the
war, when Emperor William said that
Private Riekers was "the finest look-
ing soldier in Germany," according to
dispacthes that appeared in the Ger-
man press at that time.
Daily Corrects Banquet Report Error
The Daily wishes to correct an er-
ror in yesterday's issue in which it
was stated that Mrs. J. W. Scholl act-
ed as one of the speakers at the Con-"
gregational students' banquet Wed-
nesday evening. Mrs. A. F. Shull was
the speaker referred to.



To unprepared people, the Junior Hop is approaching with

almost appalling rapidity.

We have been thinking about it for

months-and months of careful planning and preparing have
gone into this showing and sale, so that all that remained for
you would be the choosing!
It includes everything from the diaphanous tulle frock that
will win the heart of the frivolous-to the stately, yet lovely,
black tulle and jet gowns that the girl who is known as "stun-
ning" will want.
Prices begin at $15-and range to $50; and even beyond
that, if you wish it!

There will be a regular Women's
ague party at 4 o'clock this after-
>on. Fisher's orchestra will furnish
usic for dancing.
All girls taking required gymnas-
im must sign up for posture examin-
ions on the lists in the locker room
the gymnasium. Examinations will
gin Wednesday, Jan. 24.
Use the advertising columns of the
ichigan Daily in order to reach the
st of Ann Arbor's buyers.



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