The Tar Heel. (Chapel Hill, N.C.) 1943-1946, December 01, 1945, Page 1, Image 1
NEWS Spivak Signed Grid Homecoming WSSF Drive Opens Serving Civilian and Military Students at UNC VOLUME LIII SW CHAPEL HILL, N. C, SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1, 1945 NUMBER SW 102 Germ rrn pivak Bamdl To Gampeg BEAT VIRGINIA! sum Clofe) o Bring wgmiu Y Launches WSSF Drive Next Aid For Foreign Students Sought Next week Carolina students have a chance to help fellow dents in war-ravaged countries will stu all over the world when the World Stu dent Service Fund drive gets under way. The drive, which will run from Monday till Saturday, is being spon sored by the University YM and YWCA's and is headed by Dot Gus taf son and Walt Brinkley. A two dollar contribution, which is enough to supply notebooks and paper required by a European student for one year, is sought from each stu dent. Room-to-room campaigns will be staged beginning Monday and last ing through Wednesday. After Wednesday facilities will be available, including a booth in the Y building, where special contributions can be made. , Thursday students who are from all the different countries represent ed at the University will stand at the heads of the lines in Lenoir Dining i Hall and ask those going through the lines to take a student from their nation to dinner. All those wishing to cio this will be given a ticket, a'tid at the cashier's desk they will pay double the price of their meal. . Goal Set The goal for the World Student Service Fund this year is $2,000,000, and the money is more urgently need ed than ever before. Aid in the form of food, medicine, housing facilities, and books and educational supplies will be sent to students in eighteen countries. Pete Pully is directing publicity for the drive and Harriet Sanders is handling special publicity. Coeds Will Vote Thursday To Fill Government Posts Elections for one coed representative to the Student Legislature, two Junior coed representatives to Honor Council, and two Junior representa tives to the Coed Senate will be held next Thursday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Nominations for these officers were made Thursday in the Pharmacy build ing at a special mass Senate meeting. Fran Golden, Gloria Bobbins, Flo Ann Roberts and Ann Cutts were nominat ed for Junior Representative to Honor Council. Sybil Goerch, Sally Robert son, Jean Driscoll and Virginia Gaston were nominated for Junior representa tive to the Coed Senate. Jane Isenhour and Mag Burke were nominated as WGA's representative to the Student Legislature. Coeds who live in Archer House, sorority houses and in town will vote in the "Y"." The rest of the coeds may vote in their respective dormitories. Posters, including pictures of the nomi nees and their qualifications to hold office, will be placed in the "Y". Students Auditioned By Radio Department Almost a hundred students were auditioned by the radio department last week. Miss Jane Grills, director of the department announced there is still a shorage of persons who can play straight roles from 35 to 50 years of age. All persons auditioned will be used in the half day of broadcasting which will be sponsored by the dramatic production class December 7. The series of programs will not be broad cast generally but students may hear any part of them from a loudspeaker in an adjacent classroom. Monday Foothutt Cimsie MigMigkts Homecoming Razzle -Dazzle Used By Visiting Cavaliers Rizzo To Be Back In Lineup After Injury; Cooke Slated For Starting End Position By Irwin Smallwood A razzle-dazzle T-model team dium this afternoon at 2 p.m., as the Tar Heels of Coach Carl Snavely prepare to bring down the curtain on the 1945 football season. More specifically, the once-beaten Virginia Cavaliers will battle Carolina in the 50th renewal of Dixie's' most colorful grid feud. Frank . Cur ran, - above, is one of the stalwart members of the Tar Heel forward wall that has been tough to crack all year. Curran will carry a big burden today in the clash with Virginia. Lenoir High Band To Play Here Today Reviving a tradition of long stand ing which was interrupted during the critical war period, the Lenoir High School Band will play at the Carolina Virginia game today. The band is the oldest high school band in North Carolina and has been in continuous operation since its founding in 1924. Widely known and acclaimed as one of the best high school bands, it is under the direction of Captain Jamie's C. Harper, holder of one of, the coveted memberships in the Ameri can Bandmasters Association. The band's first appearance in Chapel Hill was in 1927 at the Thanksgiving Day Classic Carolina Virginia game. It was also on hand at the official dedications of Kenan Stadium and the Morehead-Patterson Bell Tower. After several years of confining itself to playing at the See LENOIR HIGH, page 4. La Meri and La Meri, sponsored by the Student Entertainment committee, will present Dances of Many Lands at Memorial Hall on Monday at 8:30 p.m. Inter nationally known for her exotic perA formances in London, Paris, Rome, Berlin, as well as Tokyo, Hong Kong and Stockholm, La Meri will present her repertory of racial dances which she perfected under native masters in the country of their origin. Admission will be by student en tertainment ticket. Tickets for non students may1 be obtained at the Y or at Memorial Hall Monday night. Noted for her t ability to truly por tray the spirit of the races sherepre sents La Meri has acclaimed the title of the "Most eclectic dancer of the world" and has given 21 consecutive performances in London, 121 perform ances in .Australia and New Zealand in one season and 370 performances in other countries. ' Her variety of mysterious and color- iujmi.i uJlllililiM mill I. . I. .1 I ji uji ju.uiltu.il U y r fl 4 ill" fe 1 f... ,1 T Formation will invade Carolina's Kenan sta S The bowl-minded footballers from the Virginia school are making their first appearance in Chapel Hill since Bill Dudley gave his All-American ex hibition here in 1941. A homecom ing crowd of about 20,000 is antici pated for the encounter, which is the fourth home game of the year.. ; Virginia's eleven, which has aver aged 31' points a game this season, is The Carolina cross country track team will meet the Virginia run ners during the football game to day, the race beginning during the first quarter and finishing during the second. Virginia was beaten by Duke last week, and the Tar Heels are undefeated in six southern meets." favored in view of its commendable record, thus far in the campaign, but as has been the case in nearly every game this year, it will be far from an all-opponent affair. The Tar Heels have "given three of last year's major bowl contenders a fight to the finish this year, and the charges of r Coach Snavely are on the upgrade and are considered in many circles likely to turn the trick on the Cavaliers. Both teams reputedly have fierce walls, and it is predicted by the ex perts that it will be another hard fought tussle up front. However, with such passers as Tom Gorman and Charlie Ellis in the tile, the game could easily develop into a brilliant aerial encounter. Gorman, who has played an impor tant role in several scoring drives for Carolina this year, turned in his best performance last weekend when he passed from his own 33 to a touchdown in six plays, two of which went as in complete. On the other hand, Virginia's Ellis ranks among the best passers in the nation, having an average of .634. Too, Virginia possesses one of Dixie's best runners in Ray Brown, and it is through this wide-open, through the middle play that the visitors are ex pected to have the most success. The Carolina-Virginia series, the oldest continuous in the south, is tied up at 23 wins apiece, with three ties, and today's game, as was the case last week, will decide the team to go ahead in the all-time record. Coach Snavely's eleven will still be slowed a little by injuries, but if ev erything goes according to expecta tions, all will be ready for some ac tion with the exception of maybe Mike Rubish, end. Dancers To Co 'V i 4, n La Meri and her Dances of Many Monday evening at 8:30 p. m. as series. Freshmen Vote For Officers On Wednesday Candidates Meet Brinkley Monday Walt Brinkley, chairman of the Elections Committee, announced at the Student Legislature meeting Thursday night that the .election of freshman officers has been postponed until Wednesday. The reason given for this delay was that - more time was needed to publicize the election and thus enable every freshman to vote. Jimmy Wallace introduced a reso lution to the Legislature that it . in form the state government that it is unalterably opposed to chapter 122 of North Carolina Public Laws of 1939 as unfair and selfish and that the legis lature demand the repeal of the law in the next session of the General As sembly. The questionable law is one which prevents state organizations from com peting in private business with tax- paying citizens. As iurther reading of the law shows that practically every institution besides the University is exempted from it, the law is construed as. being direct discrimination against the Book Exchange in favor of Chapel Hill businesses. The following bills were introduced by the Ways and Means Committee and passed unanimously: A bill to I establish an executive committee of ? the Student Welfare Board to expedite important matters; a bill to petition the Student Welfare Board to investi gate the management and prices of the Book Exchange; and a bill to set up a committee of various campus of ficers to supervise the orientation of all new incoming students to the Uni versity. Candidates for freshman officers are requested to meet Walt Brinkley in the Grail room of Graham Memorial Mon day afternoon at five o'clock. University Guests At Luncheon Today The University has invited approxi mately 700 men and women from all sections of the state to be its guests at a homecoming luncheon in the Pine Room of Lenoir Hall at noon today. Chancellor R. B. House issued invi tations to the 105 University trustees and their wives, to the 170 members of the State Legislature and their wives and to a large number of addi tional guests. Included among the guests expected today are Governor R. Gregg Cherry and t former Governors Broughton, Hoey, Eringhaus, Gardner and Mor rison. A number of officials of the Uni versity of Virginia are also expected. Following the luncheon the digni taries here will be guests of the Uni versity at the Carolina-Virginia game in Kenan Stadium at 2 p.m. Perform in Memorial Hall Lands will appear at Memorial Hall part of the Student Entertainment "Two Dances M ake Up Midwinter Bill February i And 2 Dates Scheduled For Return Of Spivak To Carolina Charlie Spivak, the man who plays "the sweetest trumpet in the worldy will bring- his orchestra here for the German Club Midwinters on February 1 and 2, Boots Walker, treasurer of the German Club, announced yesterday. ' - r. . 1- ?11 1 t J T1?l f - Ik, ' k . "J iv1 '. : ml, - CHARLIE SPIVAK Jx IL To Sponsor Labor-Religion Talk Tomorrow Kermit Eby, director of education and research for the Congress of In dustrial . Orginization, will speak on "Religion and Labor" Sunday at 8 p.m. in Hill Hall. The sermon is part of the University series sponsored by the Council for Religion in Life. Dr. Frank P. Graham will introduce Mr. Eby. The speaker, author of many articles in professional, religious and labor publications, attended the University of Chicago in 1929-31, specalizing in international relations. He taught social studies in the Ann Arbor, Mich., high school for six years after his graduation from college. In 1933 he spent five months in the Orient with the Friends' Good Will Mission. Mr. Eby served as executive secre tary for the Chicago Teachers Union from 1937 until 1943. While holding this position he also conducted the po litical campaign of the Independent Voters' Committee, electing Raymond S. McKeough to the United States Senate and Benjamin Adamowski to the House of Representatives. IRC Meeting Members of the International Re lations Club will discuss the Indo nesian problem at their meeting in Roland Parker Lounge of Graham Memorial Monday at 7:30. Bill Ses sions will present the factual report. Gay Morenus has been elected new IRC representative to CRIL. ful costumes have drawn comment from universally authentic sources. However, her settings so perfectly planned, play a definite part in the cre ation of the atmosphere which has enchanted many audiences, as they were taken, by her series of dances from India to Spain. La Meri has studied the technique of native dances until she is able to penetrate racial mysteries by her fan tastic performances. La Meri and her noted dance group will be making their initial appearance on the Carolina campus Monday but judging from the enthusiastic recep tion they have received on many other campus programs throughout the country, the Carolina student body will give the troupe a royal welcome. The Memorial Hall attraction will be the final one of the Student Enter tainment series for this term but an other ambitious schedule is already in the making for the winter quarter. Weekend And Concert ,s omvaK win piay zor nances r naay and Saturday nights and a concert Saturday afternoon. The dance Friday will be open only to members of the German Club. Bids will be distributed by each member of the German Club for the dance Saturday. The concert Saturday afternoon will be open to the entire campus at $1 per person. Second Appearance This appearance will mark the second time the noted trumpeter has played at Carolina. Spivak played for the mid-winters of 1942. After his ap pearance, the Tar Heel commented thusly: "Charlie Spivak brought his band to the campus yesterday and after an hour-long public concert in Memorial Hall was accepted with honors by the Carolina student body. The packed audience roared approval of the man who plays the sweetest trumpet in the world." This passage is representative of what critics and audiences through out the nation have been saying of Spi vak since his rise to fame in 1940. In 1941, Spivak played the entire winter at the famed Glen Island Casino. Since hat time he has risen swiftly in popu larity through recordings for Colum bia records and appearances at the Paramount theatre in New York and other nationally-known theatres and night clubs. He has been featured over all of the major networks. Miller Style Hailed as the logical successor to the late Glenn Miller, Spivak has styled his band largely along Miller lines. A smooth, soft, reed section, backed by restraining brass, has become an in dentifying feature of the Spivak style. The booking of Spivak follows on the footsteps of Bobby Sherwood, and indicates a return to pre-war Caro lina when name bands played "the Hill" frequently. Play maker Production December 6-8 To Have Elaborate Background Highly stylized scenery, expressing the mood of the play, i3 the stage set for T. S. Eliot's "Murder in the Ca thedral," which will be presented at the Playmakers Theatre Thursday through Saturday, Dec. 6-8, as the second major production of the Caro lina Playmakers in their 28th season. Robert Borrows,. designed the scen ery for "Murder in the Cathedral" and took great pains in doing the elaborate background for the production. Unusual lighting will add to the ef fectiveness of Mr. Burrows set ac cording to advanced information. A model of the stage set, which shows the spatial relationship of the scenery to the stage at a scale of one-half inch to one fcot, is on display at Led-better-Pickard's. Ail seats are reserved for "Murder in the Cathedral," the curtain rising at 8:30 p. m. Admission is 93c or by season ticket. Seats can be bought and reserved at Ledbetter-Pickard's or at 209 Philips Hall. Final Deadline Set For Annual Pictures Any junior or senior who has signed up for a picture in the 1946 Yackety Yack and has not had it taken by Wootten-Moulton studio yet, must check by the Yack office Monday afternoon. Failure to do this will mean the picture will not get in the annual. Upperclassmen are also urged to return their proofs to the studio as soon as possible.