The daily Tar Heel. (Chapel Hill, N.C.) 1946-current, February 16, 1951, Page 1, Image 1
U.XLC Library Serials DsptV Chapel Hill, M. 8-31-49 WEATHER Mostly cloudy and continued cool. High yesterday 45.2, low 25.8. CRIMINAL The trial of house rule viola tors by the Women's Honor Council is a criminal negligence by te coed judiciary. Read to day's lead editorial on page 2. VOLUME LIX Associated Press CHAPEL HILL, N. C- FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 1951 United Press NUMBER 96 Campus Chest Drive Will Get Underway On Sunday, Feb. 25 Event Continues Through March 1 ; Contributions Go To Central Fund The second annual Campus Chest drive will get underway on Sunday, Feb. 25, and continue through the following Thursday, March 1. The drive will be campus-wide and all contributions will go into a central fund to be di- -, - ' vided among the various organi zations being sponsored by the Chest. The Campus Chest was author- last year as a means of ending the constant series of appeals to students for money and coordi nate under one fund the various drives. Headquarters for the drive will be set up in the YWCA cabinet room of the Y Building. Last year the campaign netted $4,400 which was turned over to the participating causes. Present members of the Chest include the World Student Ser vice Fund, American Friends Ser vice Committee, American Heart Association, CARE, and a Dis placed Persons scholarship fund. Many other national organiza tions such as the American Red Cross, National Polio Fund, and American Cancer Society are pro hibited from taking part in the drive because of stipulations in their constitutions which do not allow participation in community campaigns. ' In making their contributions, students will be asked to con sider the fact that this is the only campus drive to which they will be asked to contribute. The Board of Directors for this year's campaign consists of Co ordinator Bob Payne, Treasurer Charlie Fox. Secretary Mel Strib ling. Solicitations Director Bill Craft, and Publicity Director An dy Taylor. Representatives from the Men's Interdormitory Council, the Wo men's IDC, Pan Hellenic Council, Town Girl's Association, Inter fraternity Council, and WSSF are also on the Board. French Police Break Up Riot t PARIS, Feb. 1 5 (UP) Squads of French police, wearing steel helmets and swinging night sticks, charged into an estimated 4,000 to 5,000 screaming demon strators in the heart of Paris to night to break uo a Communist led protest march. Dozens of the raucous demon strators, many of them members of the Communist youth move ment, received head wounds dur ing the "football-like "flying wedge" charges by police and mobile guards. More than 500 demonstrators were arrested, including Commu nist Deputy Maurice Genest and an unidentified union representa tive. One policeman was hos pitalized. The demonstration was called by the Communists to protest the arrival in Paris of a throe-man German delegation to a confer ence which opened today. Casualties WASHINGTON, Feb. 15 (&) American combat casualties in Korea passed the 48.000 mark today. , The government announces 7.245 had been killed in action. 31.395 wounded and that 9.395 were missing a total of 48.035. The figures covered notifica tions to families through Feb. 9 and represented an increase of 647 in a week. Of those . wounded list, 826 ince died and 83 of the missing are known ead, tring-.1 ing the actual total ov. s, com-., bat deaths to 8.1S4. Boyd To Give 5 Addresses In Georgia Special to The Daily Tar Heel COLLEGEBORO, Ga., Feb. 15 Five addresses by Dr. Bernard Boyd, chairman of the Depart ment of Religion at the Univer sity of North Carolina, will head the program for Religious Em phasis Week at Georgia Teachers College here Sunday through Fri day. Using the, theme "What Does God Require of Us?" Dr. Boyd will speak in the college audi torium on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday nights and on Thurs day and Friday mornings. . Dr. Boyd, a Presbyterian min ister, formed the Department of Religion at North Carolina last j fall after serving as professor of I Bible at Davidson College. He has studied at Princeton Univer sity and the . University of Edin burgh. The week will open with a ves per service Sunday night and will include, in addition to Dr. Boyd's addresses, morning and evening watches and twilight worship Monday through Friday. John W. Swint, educational director of the First Baptist Church, States boro, and Baptist Student Secre tary at the college, will lead the twilight services. The observance is sponsored an nually by the college Student Christian Association, which ro tates the speaking assignment among ministers of denominations represented on the campus. San- ford V. Brown, Dawson junior, is president of the association. Passing 38th Is Up To Mac WASHINGTON, Feb. 15 (JP President Truman said today United Nations troops still have U.N. permission to cross the 38th Parallel in Korea. Whether they do it is a mat ter of strategy in the hands of General MacArthur, he told ques tioners. The subject, a touchy one among United States' Allies abroad, was raised by reporters at Mr. Truman's news conference. Mr. Truman said he couldn't comment on strategy, then went on to make his non-committal statements as to whether there would be a crossing by any size able forces. Spending Too Much South Carolina Solon Wants Tuition Doubled COLUMBIA, S. C, Feb. 15 (UP) A Piedmont legislator said today that he felt tuition ought to be doubled in almost all of South Carolina's state-supported colleges. Rep. Thomas Evins of Spartan burg, speaking against education appropriations for colleges in the appropriations bill, said he felt 'the state is spending too much on education and the students not enough." Evins said he felt tuition should be" raised from' $80 to $160 a se mester rin-" all ' State-supported schools for white college students Allied Forces Ram 14 Miles To Save Gl's UN Combat Team Stalled Commies But Got Trapped TOKYO, Friday, Feb. 16 (UP) j American armored forces ram-! i med 14 miles through a Chinese j ring around Chipyong yesterday to relieve a Franco-American combat team whose four-day stand helped stall the Communist offensive in central Korea. The mauled remnants of four or five Red divisions broke and ran south of Chipyong before the relief column of tank riding Gl's. Col. Paul L. Freeman welcomed the arriving Yanks, announced that his garrison had made Chip yong a "rock of resistance," and said he would hold as long as necessary. Lt. Gen. Edward M. Almond's 10th Corps counter - attacked strongly around Chipyong and Wonju, the stonewall bases an choring the Allied defenses in central Korea. They snagged the big Red push down through the mountains. But central front dispatches re ported that two huge Chinese armies estimated at 120,000 were.' massing just north of Chipyong j land Wonju to resume the of fen-1 sive. It had subsided under the j i drain of staggering casualties, of ficially estimated at 10,993 in kill ed and wounded on Wednesday alone. But with the frontal onslaught checked, the Reds succeeded in infiltrating the Allied lines at several points to threaten the lat eral highway through the moun tains. Red units of unknown size were reported in the vicinity of An yang and Pupyong, between Won ju and Yoju. AA arines Announce N ew Training Plan A program which, would, in ef fect, enable University students from freshmen to juniors to avoid the draft for a period of two to four years was announced by the Marine Corps yesterday. Under the Marine Corps Re serve Officer Candidate program, male students of the first three undergraduate classes can enter the Platoon Leaders Class now being formed here, take summer training and earn commissions in the Marine Corps Reserve upon graduation, according to Maj. B. W. McLean, Marine Officer-Instructor at the Naval ROTC unit here. A limited quota has been set for the University, the Major ex plained and for this reason ' he except the Law School and Medi cal College. Their tuition rates, he said, also should be doubled. Evins estimated the average cost per students at the Univer sity of South Carolina' was $560 per semester, compared with his $80 1 tuition. The Spartanburg lawmaker proposed setting up a committee to study the problem of tuition costs, and if necessary to provide loans for student re payable after graduation. Evins was defeated on a roll call vote when he attempted to write his: suggestions info the ap propriations bill.' ' ; sr - i "v ; - - 9 ' ' ' ' ? ALLEN B. SIKES: , i Allen Sikesj Will Address Journalists I Allen B. Sikes will appear as guest speaker before the students of the School of Journalism today at 12 o'clock in room 103, Bing ham Hall. His subject is "Industry's best chance of escaping from a further squeeze imposed by rising costs lies in exploring 'The Last Fron tier of Profits, The Frontier , of Marketing.' " The school of Journalism was able to obtain Sikes as a guest speaker through the cooperation of the Newspaper Advertising Ex ecutives Association of the Caro linas. I . . .. ; ' ' . -VW; ' Sikes graduated from Brown University in 1923 and was made research manager of the Bureau of Advertising of the American Newspaper Publishers Associa tion, Inc., in 1925. He was made eastern manager of the Bureau in 1932, since 1945 he has held the position of service manager of the Bureau of Advertising of the American Newspaper Publishers Association, Inc. urged applicants to contact him or M-Sst. Buford- Wheeler "as soon as possible" at the Naval Armory. He said that each week day morning from i0 a.m. to noon and Monday, Tuesday and Thurs day afternoons from 2:30 to 4:30 have been set as interview per iods. And also from 8 to 10 each Monday evening, an interviewing officer will be in the Armory. Major McLean pointed out that students selected for this program are enlisted in the Marine Corps Reserve in an inactive capacity. Through such participation the students are deferred from active service, other than two six-weeks summer training periods, until graduation. Applicants selected are sche duled to attend the two summer periods, the first training session probably being held at Parris Is land, S. C. The Major said the second session would be held at the Marine Corps Schools, Quan tico, Va. Students are paid at the rate of $90 per month for the first session and $100 monthly for the second period. In addition to pay, train ees are quartered, subsisted, clothed and given medical atten tion. Students entering tie program cannot be enrolled in .any other military organization, including the ROTC programs. An appli cant must be over 17 years of age ; and of an age that he will not have reached his 25th birth day by July 1st of the calendar year in which he will become eligible for commission. A phy sical examination is required be fore acceptance.. Air Newsman To Meet Here In Work Clinic Edwin Murrow Will Address Carolinians . Radio newsmen from both Car- ohnas will gather in Swain Hall j here tomorrow for an all - day clinic on radio news, , the princi pal feature of which will be two addresses by Edward R. Murrow, the noted radio commentator. The visiting newsmen are mem bers of the Carolinas Radio News Directors Association. : Murrow will speak first at the Association luncheon on the topic, "Who is Entitled to a Loud Voice?" He will also deliver a speech in Hill Hall at 8 p.m., the speech being open to the public, on the problem r of how best to communicate American foreign policy to our friends and enemies. The day's panel discussions will involve the following radio news men :Dick Brown, WEWO, Laur inburg; Jim McNeill, WTSB, Lumberton; George Allen, WSAT, Salisbury; Nick Mitchell, WFBC, Greenville, S. C; Jim Dalrymple, WEWO, Laurinburg; Gren Sei bels, WMSC, Columbia, :S. C.; Harold Essex, WSJS, Winston Salem; Richard Mason, WPTF, Raleigh; Fred Fletcher, WRAL, Raleigh; Elmer Oettinger, WNAO, Raleigh. - Also participating will.be J. L. Morrison of the University School of Journalism, Earl Wynn, direc tor of the Communication Center, and John E. Young, manager of the projected campus radio sta tion. University President Gordon Gray . will introduce Edward R. Murrow for. the commentator's Hill Hall speech, whereas Chan cellor Robert B. House will in troduce him at -the luncheon. Controller W. D. Carmichael, Jr., will convey the University's greetings to the news directors as they open their session. Sponsorship of the event is shared by the Carolina Forum, the University School of Journalism and the Communication Center. Free Europe Begins Work PARIS, Feb. 15 Free Europe began the actual work of pooling its defenses against- Com munist aggression tod:;y, spurred by new pledges that the United States is rushing greater aid. Five nations of Western Europe sat down here to try to muster their armies into a single mili tary force. West Germany was among them and a German soldier sat on a high council in Paris for the first time since the Allies chased put Hitler's divisions six years ago.; The others represent ed were France, Italy, Belgium and Luxembourg. In The Zither Family Niles To Bring Unsual Instruments, 4 Dulcimers, In Tuesday Show Here By Charlie Brewer When Joan Jacob Niles appears in Memorial Hall next Tuesday at 8 o'clock as the fourth Student Entertainment Committee pre sentation this year, he will bring with him four dulcimers of his own handiwork. The dulcimer is an ancient in strument in a family .with the psaltery, the zither, the rabeck, and the citole. It dates .back to the days of King Nebuchadnez zar, and was popular in Henry. VIII's England. . : : . The manufacture of the dul- Selection Back Legislators Debate Stormily On Morion; Campus Elections Are Set For April 12 By Don Maynard Using words that at times be came as sharp and cold as the weather outside the legislative chamber in New West, the Stu dent -Legislature last night de bated for an hour and 30 minutes before sending back to committee Dr. Frank Freedom A six-point program for peace with freedom was advanced here today by Dr. Frank P. Graham, former United States Senator and president of the University from 1930-1949. Addressing a Briefing Confer ence on World Affairs here, Dr. Graham suggested that the Ren ville Principles already approved by. the United Nations in the In donesian situation - be considered "a possible starting point for the r Confederation of Principles and Procedures for the Korean situ ation. "Modified and adapted to meet the Korean situation, the Ren ille Principles could be the ways and means of substituting ballots for hullets and law and self-determination for war and exterm ination," Dr. Graham said. He asserted that the General Assembly of the United Nations "is the only agency which can now possibly express and muster the moral power of mankind for freedom and hope and peace." He pointed out that the General As sembly can, without a veto, make recommendations to the Security Council and to member nations. The Voice of America, he said, "must get through to the peoples on both sides of the Iron Curtain in both hemispheres the story, with all its achievements and fail ures, frustrations and hopes, of America and all free peoples in ! their upward struggles for human i freedom and the equal opportuni- j ty for self-determination of all i peoples of all races, regions, colors j and creeds." Dr. Graham and A. K. Niebies zczanski, Sectretary of the Polish Political Council in the United States and organizer of the Polish underground during the German occupation, were the principal speakers at the all-day sessions held in Gerrard Hall. The Conference was sponsored by the Women's Federation, the North Carolina Federation of Home Demonstration Clubs, the Southern Council on Interna tional Relations, and the Univer sity Extension Division. A shocking close-at-hand ac count of life in a Soviet-dominated nation was revealed by Niebieszczanski. He said that last year a six-year economic plan was inaugurated in Poland which "puts emphasis on the de :imer is a long and expensive process, for the aging of the in strument alone requires from two to three years. These days Niles is having a difficult time rounding up his materials, especially the Carpa thian spruce from which he makes the top of his instrument. He pat terns his models on the ancient designs and the result is a flat wooden case shaped like an over sized guitar. t ; . The , fundamental structural characteristics are the, absence of a "neck' and the-keyboard,,. on a bill to set up a judiciary non partisan selection board. Passed was a . bill setting the date of the spring general campus elections '- as. Thursday, April 12, and a biir setting up a Chapel Hill Student-Merchant plan. " - Outlines Program velopment of heavy metalluri gical industry at the expense of of all proportions to the actual needs of the country's economy. "The results of the new scheme," he said, "will be disastrous from the 'viewpoint of the population's standard of living, but will aid substantially the armament in dustry of the Soviet Union." In Crete: Lovers Deny Pre-Wed Honeymoon CANE A, Crete, Feb. 15 (UP) The two young lovers who nearly plunged Crete into civil war denied today that their romance started in a pre-marital honeymoon on a pine need le bed in a cave on Mt. Ida. Twirling his luxuriant mus taches, Costas Kefaloghianos' admitted in court here that he kidnapped beautiful Tassoula Petrakogeorgi and took her to the cave on the fabled play ground of the ancient Greek gods. But he denied passionately that he raped her in the pre sence of armed men of his mountain band, as her sister charged. He loved her too much, he said, and besides she had a stomach ache. They just sang love songs in the moon light, he protested, until they were married. Tassoula, 111 of influenza in Athens and awaiting a baby. agreed with Costas. Tassoula asked that the Kefaloghianos and Petrako georgi families, who threaten ed to engulf the island in civil war over the romance, let them alone. "I am Costas' wife and I love him and there is no sense try ing to separate us," she said. "My passion always pushed me behind her," Costas said. "I always went to the movies when she did and many snowy nights I leaped from my bed in order to pass in front of her house." top of the body. The eight-string instrument is strummed rather than plucked. j The advantage of the dulcimer! is that it produces quarter and eighth tone notes that do not exist on the piano's scale. Each dulcimer is tuned to a single key and for this reason Niles carries four dulcimers to each concert. It is with these home-made dul cimers that Niles has found it most, satisfactory, to accompany himself in his type of songs which have no .known composers aha scarcely, any known beginnings. n n 111! n n mmsTi Debate on the nonpartisan se lection board bill exploded with the first speaker, former legisla tor Jack Lackey, who declared there was "something radically wrong with the way we are think ing" if the motion passed. Soion Bunny Davis (UP), re torted with the accusation that campus political parties were "do ing a little flag-waving on this bill because some of their power is about to be cut off." The bill, if passed, would set up a nonpartisan board composed of 12 members taken from the Men's, Women's and Student Councils charged with the task of interviewing all candidates for election or appointment to the three Councils. Candidates ap proved by the Board would have that fact noted on the ballot. . It was introduced in the Legis lature last week by SP floorleader Bill Prince and sent to committee. The Ways and Means Commit tee, headed by Jack Owen, brought the bill out for vote last night with only two major changes, both deletions. Deleted was the portion stating "no person may present himself as a candidate . . . without having been interviewed by the Board." Also removed was the sentence providing for rotation of the Board chairmanship among chair men of the three Councils. As it reads now, a member need not present himself for approval to the Board, although, . as of.e solon put it, "in the past several years, - non-approved candidates attempting to buck Men's Coun cil Bipartisan Board selections were defeated." Davis' speech set off a round of hot debates, with Sheldon Pla- ger taking thelead for the oppo sition. Nine different legislators took the floor, a few more than once, to keep the 90-minute storm alive. Plager, in one of his three speeches, backed up Lackey who spoke from a prepared text de manding to know "why a board is any more qualified" to select candidates than the student body in a campus election. Mel Respess answered declaring that those with experience on the Councils "are certainly more qual ified to judge." Without a non partisan board, he charged, an ambitious person might "pressure himself" to a top position. The bill, called alternately "a flake of Lux on the soiled linen of petty carrpus politics," and an imposition on the ability of the student body to choose for itself its judiciary arm of government, was victim of several amendment attempts. But three amendments and two efforts to pass to a vote were de feated while the solons vented their feelings on the bill and po litical party influence. It will appear on the floor again next Thrusday night after the Ways and Means Committee con siders the bill. To come out of committee next Thursday is a bill to amend the General Elections law. Referred to the Committee tn Academic Affairs, created by leg islation las week, were the bills (1) recommending reestablish ment of the tutorial system and (2) requesting the filing of quiz zes in the Library- Live Music Live music will be featured fhis Sciurday night at 8:30 for the weekly Presbyterian church square dance. Bill Wilson, re creation committeeman, an nounced yesterday. The square dance program includes refreshments, games, and general get-logether ses sions. A string trio played for square dancers last week and because of the popularity cf the live music the trio will play again this week. "AH Students are inviied attend the affair.