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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 1933
THE DAILY TAR HEEL
That's What William Donne
Of 'Tobacco Road" Cast
Coming Here Advocates
The coal chute worker in the
touring cast of "Tobacco Road"
which will come to Chapel Hill
Wednesday, insists that a college
education is necessary-for the
young actor of today. William
Donne, who will be seen on the
Memorial Hall stage as Lov Ben
sey, has attended Los Angeles
Junior college. -
The modern stage technique
requires a mowledge of modern
languages, especially French,
contends theactor. He also in
cludes familiarity with history,
psychology economics, English,
and the history of the drama, as
requisites for acting. "Of course
he also should have sound ath
letic training and should exer
cise at least two hours daily."
Mr. Donne carries out his own
principles of success. His own
favorite diversion is swimming.
A native of Hollywood, Wil
liam Dorme has turned down
numerous picture offers prefer
ring to spend several seasons on
the stage before seeking a career
in the films. Before he joined
"Tobacco Road", he had been
seen in the MGM picture "The
Great Ziegfeld" and in Pacific
coast productions of "Mary of
Scotland" with Helen Gahagan,
and "The First Legion." He was
a member of $he Pasadena Com
munity players and last summer
played numerous leading roles
with the famous Lakewood Play
ers at Skowhegan, Maine.
University Has Own Tour Company
Scene from one of the'three plays included in the repertoire
of the thirty-sixth annual tour company of the University Play-makers.
Laundry Begins Night .Shift
The University laundry's business has increased so much dur
ing the last few months that it has been necessary to employ a
night shift. x
In 1926 the laundry building was completed, and during the
last 12 years the service has more than doubled. No additions
have been made to the plant; so it has been necessary to utilize
Approximately 625 bundles of laundry are Handled each day
by the 77 persons on the day shift, the 31 persons on the night
shift, and the 20 part-time student employees. The pay roll for a
five-day week is around $1,250, and last year the gross revenue
LUNCHEON: FROM 10:00
HIGH SCHOOL VISITORS, STUDENTS, AND
NOUNCE THE FOLLOWING MEAL HOURS:
Thirty-sixth Annual Com
pany WiH Visit North Caro
lina, Virginia And New York
The thirty-sixth annual tour
company of The Carolina Play
makers which will visit Norjth
Carolina, Virginia, and New
York this year, will begin their
program at Chapel Hill on No
vember 11 and 12 at the new
high school auditorium on Pitts
boro road as a season ticket at
traction. The repertoire will include
"Three Foolish Virgins," a
comedy of North Carolina by
Bernice Kelly Harris: "Solda-
dera," a tragedy of Mexican
revolution by Josephine Niggli;
and "Magnolia's Man" by Ger
trude Wilson Coffin.
The members of the tour com
pany who do all the technical
work in lighting, properties,
scenery moving, etc., as well as
acting include: Mary Lewis,
Mary Wood, Janet Pendleton,
Anne Nowell, Gwen Pharis,
Rietta Bailey, Elizabeth Malone,
Don Muller, Wieder Sievers, and
Fred Koch, Jr. These fifteen
Playmakers represent eleven
states and Canada.
In charge of the company, for
the thirty-sixth time, is "Proff"
Koch, the founder and director.
The rest of the staff includes
Harry Davis, associate director,
Elmer Hall, technical director,
Ora Mae Davis, in charge of
costumes and 'the dance, John
W. Parker, business manager,
and Earl Wynn, assistant director.
Red Cross Begins Roll Call
The annual Eed Cross roll call will start on the campus and in
Chapel Hill next Tuesday and run through November 15, Dr.
George McKie, chairman of the local unit, announced recently.
Canvassers will visit homes and offices during the week as well
as serve at the voting poles Tuesday. J. T. Gobbeil at the Bank
of Chapel Hill will accept memberships, also.
The minimum membership fee is $1, fifty
cents of which is used for the national Red
Cross work and the remainder is used locally.
During the past year the local organization
has spent 159 for the hospitalization of needy,
77 for life saving equipment, 50 for Red
Cross supplies and books, 80 to provide lunches
for needy school children, 37 to purchase first
aid supplies, 30 to aid ex-service
fr & "fr . .
CHAPEL HILL Wj
FOOTBALL FANS WE
DINNER: FROM 5:00
men in distress, and 30 for