The Salemite. volume (None) 1920-current, February 25, 1955, Image 1
isby.5 lem;^ otte, will :iojs It Will "^1 Volume XXXV Salem College, Winston-Salem, N. C., Friday, February 25, 1955 Number 1 5 iiSu Jane Carter Enjoys New Job At Salem By Ella Ann Lee The tall brunette you may meet j Britt To Begin *Y’ Auction In Memorial Hall Tuesday By Judy Graham Going, going, gone—this cry will be heard resounding through Me- wa^kLg'throl^h “t^e h^ls“iT | ' day and Thursday of next week when eager students vie for the highest bid in the annual YWCA auction, the proceeds of which go to the World University Service Dorm or Main Hall is not a new student but a new addition to the publicity department, Jane Carter, a native of North Wilkesboro, has the position of Director of Public Relations for Old Salem which fills her mornings to capacity and leaves the afternoons for her other job Fund. Mr. Britt will again serve as auctioneer for the two days and as being in charge of publicity for ! will Present for auction services of Salem College and Academy. • both students and faculty. These services range Irom arranging blind dates to giving manicures to Hans Heidemann To Give Piano Recital February 28 Mr. Hans Heidemann, a member of the music faculty of Salem Col lege, will present a piano recital Monday, Reb. 28, in Memorial Hall at 8:30 p.m. Born in Wilhelmshaven, Ger many, Mr. Heidemann came to the U. S. in 1926, studying on a scholarship at the Jiiilliard School jof Music and in the summers at jChatauqua, N. Y. He returned to SEurope for a while, studying with jRudolph Serkin, Moriz and Hed- jvig Rosenthal. He made his debut 4at Town Hall, N. Y., and was ac- ; companist of Norman Cordon from 1937-1939. Following duty with the JSignal Corps, he was a member of fthe Four Piano Ensemble before ('coming to Salem. , Besides teaching piano at Salem, he is a rhember of a trio the other 'members of which are Mr. Charles Medlin, cellist, and Mr. Eugene .Jacobowsky, violinist. This fall he 'appeared as soloist with the Win- Luncheon Held For Scholarship Girls Today '■ The Executive Board of the ■ Alumnae Association entertained ? eight Salem students who hold Alumnae Scholarships, at a dinner m the club dining room on Feb- 5, ruary 25th. These girls are: Betsy Liles, and Jane Little of ‘‘the senior class; Susan Glaser, J Junior; the sophomores were Bev- ' erly Brown, Carol Campbell, Patsy, i Hopkins, Carol Cooke, and Rachel ' Ray. Betsy Liles responded to the in- '5 troduction made by Mrs. E. M Holder, of Greensboro, chairman , of the scholarship committee. Also attending the Board session and luncheon were Sue Jones and Carolyn Kneeburg, who, as student government president and senior class president, are associate mem bers of the Board. The morning session in the Friendship Rooms of Strong was centered in reports and plans for Alumnae Day, May 28th, and Dr Gramley presented the campaign plans in the afternoon. / ston-Salem Symphony. His recital will consist of the following numbers: Sonata in F Major 332..Mozart Allegro Adagio Allegro Assai Sonata Pathetique Op. 13 Beethoven Grave-—Allegro molto e con brio Adagio Cantabile Rondo, Allegro Sonata in A Flat Major, Op. 39 Weber Allegro Moderato Conspirito Andante Menuetto, Capriccioso, Presto assai Rondo, Moderato e molto- graizioso Valleer o’obermann —Liszt Probably the most familiar num ber is the Beethoven Pathetique-y the “Moonlight” Sonata. The Liszt composition is a Tone Poem, de picting a valley in Switzerland. It is the peaceful, quiet and not the usual exhuberant Liszt. This is the last in a series of faculty recitals. Sophomore, jun ior, and senior recitals will be given the remainder of the year. Salem College Makes AP The following Associated Press release appeared in the Norfolk (Va.) Pilot shortly after General Romulo’s visit to Salem. “The girls of Salem College have picked a short-haired, high-ranking world diplomat qs their 1955. “Sweetheart.” He’s Gen. Carlos P. Romulo, chairman of the Philip pines delegation to the United Na tions, and former UN president, who made a speaking appearance at Salem last Monday, just as the annual sweetheart roll neared its climax. “Fqur students placed his name in nomination on Tuesday mSrning, and General. Romulo swept to an amazing victory. He bowled aside such worthy opponents as fathers, favorite boy friends, and brothers. “When the votes—at a penny a piece—had been counted, he had 2,300 of them.” Giving me her warm smile and slow Southern drawl, Jane com mented, “I just love Salem already Living in South makes me feel right at home ’cause it’s like the dorms I’m used to. Of course, I’m baffled over having to remem ber so many names and so many people. Yes, I feel almost swamp ed by all the work right now, but I find I’m already enjoying it so much.” I’m sure this attractive, efficient young lady is good publicity for Salem herself. Jane received her Bacheldr of Arts degree from Sweet Briar in government. This was an excellent preparation for winning her A. B. degree in jour nalism at Carolina the next year. Her experience as a reporter has been with the Norfolk-Virginian Pilot at Suffolk for two summers. Jane exclaimed, “It was good ex perience in working on a daily paper but the beat was so terrific. It took me a long time to catch on to the fact that to endure it, you had to move in slow motion.” Her next position was with her hometown paper for which she wrote news and feature articles. For three weeks Jane will be living in South Hall before she moves into her apartment over the Community Store across the Square from Salem College. She still feels so much like a student that the transition to becoming a member of the “other party” is yet hard to make. Jane _ said, “Sitting at the faculty table,, seems particularly odd to me. It seems I should be with the students instead. It’s like being in the right church but the wrong pew. And if any of the girls call me “Miss Carter”, I don’t know what I’ll do . . . prob ably what I unthinkingly said when I was introduced once, “Qh, my name is Carter, too!” Frosh Answer Questionnaire preparing spaghetti dinners. Last year the faculty offered its services in numerous ways. Mr Sandre^ky took Ann Crenshaw to the drive-in, and Irma Gatewood dined with Mr. Medlin at the Ro bert E. Lee. A chic new hat was Miss Starr's contribution (you’ve probably seen it perched on Phil Stinnett’s head on Sunday morn ing). Dr. and Mrs. Gramley enter tained four tables of bridge while Miss Marsh gave two girls rides to Florida for Spring vacation. Last year’s nurse, ' Miss Biggers, auctioned off a steak dinner for four served in the seclusion of the infirmary living room — with no chaperones. A preview of a few of the ser vices being offered by students this year are: blind dates—Emma McCotter will provide a Washing ton and Lee "gentleman” and Emily McClure promises a “cute” Citadel date for the Azalea Festi val; health and beauty aids— thrweTkend'of M^Tc^I, h^rbr-' Nancy Proctor says she will give , • one miracle facial guaranteed to make you lovely with the skir ‘they’ love to touch”, Betty Mor- Committees Give Plans For Parents Day By Marianne Boyd Parent’s Day Weekend, which is come the topic of conversation on the campus. There is a full day ahead for any parent who comes to Salem College on this weekend. This is the program for Saturday, March 5: 1:00—Parents may come to lunch with their daughters. 1 ;00-2:00—Parents may register during this time in the Day Student Center where they will get their name tags. Parents may also see exhibits of vari ous departments. Freda Siler and Carol Campbell are on the committee for exhibits. 1:00-3:00—There will be a bas ketball game in the gym. The freshman class will be in charge of the cheerleading. 3:00—There will be a ground breaking ceremony officiated by Dr. Gramley. He will turn the first spadeful of ground for the new heating plant. 3:00-4:30—Parents may visit the faculty in their various offices in the Science Building, Main Hall, and Memorial Hall. 4:00-5 :45—Parents are invited to the various dorms for an open house. 6:00—Dinner will be served to all parents and their daughters, ^ary Ann Raines, speaker for the senior class, will welcome guests for Parent’s Day. Mr. T. R. Redlack of Statesville, father of Shirley Ann Redlack, has been selected by the fresh man class as their speaker. Dr. Gramley will speak briefly of the forthcoming building cam paign. After Dr. Gramley (Continued on Page Three) Uncertainity about vocational goals rated highest among Fresh man difficulties as shown by the recent questionnaire results. Sixty- five members of the present Fresh man Class took a questionnaire given to them by the Dean of Students’ office on February 7. Freshmen checked the following areas as giving them the most difficulty this year; Uncertainty about vocational goals was checked by 33 students. Confusion in selection of a major was the second highest rated by 30 students. Too much noise in the dormitory was checked by 26 students. Insufficient sleep was fourth highest as shown by 23. Difficulty in budgeting time rated fifth as the major difficulties of 21 students. The area indicated as causing the least difficulty was “insufficient funds.” , I The average amount of money spent by freshmen, exclusive of ^tid will cover the main aspects clothing or books, is $4.30, of Judaism throughout the world. Frequency of movie attendance The Forum will be held at 9 P-M. varies markedly. One freshman the Day Student CeiUer, with (Continued on Page Three) a discussion beginning at 9:30 P.M. Rabbi Conrad To Make Talk Rabbi Ernest Conrad of Win ston-Salem will speak on Judaism at this week’s Sunday Night Forum. Rabbi Conrad is originally from Cincinnatti, Ohio, where he gradu ated from the University of Cin cinnati, and Hebrew Union Col lege. He did graduate study in Oriental language at John Hopkins University, Baltimore. Rabbi Conrad served in Hagers town, Md., before coming to Win ston-Salem, where he has beer Rabbi of Temple Emanuel for the past three years. His talk will include an explana tion of the three different branches of Judaism in the United States, risen will shave one pair of legs with an electric razor, and Irma Gatewood will give you one hour of physical therapy while she “amuses you with her accent”; —a chicken chow mein dinner will be prepared by Bebe Boyd and Peggy Horton for two Salem stu dents. Jesse Krepps will give a short, inspirational talk on how tc combine the careers of marriage and student. So for lots of fun, be in Chapel Tuesday and Thursday so that you too may be one of the lucky girls to get something at the YWCA auction. Sophs Retain Cage Crown Ann Miles, scoring three points in a “sudden death” overtime, grabbed the sophomore basketball title, 51-48, from the clutches of a determined team of seniors on Wednesday night. The challenging team began to threaten in the third quarter and, with Louise Fike and Jean Currin hitting consistently, cut the sopho mores’ ten-point lead to nothing by the final whistle. Each team scored one basket in the first overtime; the sophomores, after eight futile attempts, scored the clinching two-pointer after two minutes of the second overtime period had elapsed. In the second game of the even ing, the freshmen defeated the jun iors, 45-32, and captured third place in the round-robin tourney. According to statistics compiled by Cookie Kolmer, the sophomores, winning all three possible games, led the team scoring with 154 points, an average of 51 points per game. Sophomore forward Ann Miles led the individual scoring with a total of 64 points in three games. She is followed closely by Nancy Russell, junior manager, with 61; Jean Currin with 58; and Jo Smitherman with 53. Other high individual scorers were Tinkie Millican, 37; Mary Hadley Fike, 33; and Betty Web ster, 42. Nancy Russell, mainstay of the junior team, holds the record for the greatest number of points in one game; Duffy collected 29 against the seniors. Jo Smither man and Jean Currin tied for second place in this area. Jo scored 26 against the juniors; Jean, 26 against the same team.