The daily Tar Heel. (Chapel Hill, N.C.) 1946-current, April 27, 1951, Page 1, Image 1
V tt C Library Serials Dept. Chapal Hill, U. C. H AUSER To see what makes Hauser tick, read Rolfe Neill's column on page 2 of today's paper. WEATH ER Partly 1 , cloudy. Yesterday's high 82.2; low 51.8. Expected high today 80. VOLUME LIX CHAPEL HILL, N. C FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 1951 NUMBER 129 mJ hir nJ mifi nn was oT 11 aJi nn? n N.G School Art Annual Exhibit To Begin Today ; Grammar Schools Send In 2,100 Entries To Judge . The 14th annual North Caro lina School Art Exhibition opens today in Person Hall Gallery after six days of activity by the staff members of the gallery. ' A ere of seven, headed by Miss Lynette Warren, has- been busy all week uncrating, sort ins, stacking, counting, wrapping, hanging, and making all the nec essary preparations. Entries for the show have been pouring ir. the little building for more than three weeks. Even though entries tV " year had to be limited to the first six grades and to a maximum of five percent of each school's enrollment, more than " 2,000 paintings, ceramic pieces, textiles, and papier mache sculptures came in from all over the state to be judged. Bartlett H. Hayes, Jr., Director of the Addison Gallery of Ameri , can Art and judge for the school art show, began his task a week ago, the day after the deadline for entries. Of the 2,100 entries," including representatives of such large city school systems as Durham, Ra leigh, High Point, Burlington, and Greensboro, and numerous small er county and town units, Hayes selected 248 paintings, 56 ceram ics, 17 textiles, 10 papier mache sculptures, and two carvings. , Children whose works were accepted by Hayes for exhibition will each be given a certificate by the North Carolina Federation of Women's Clubs. The exhibition, which was hung by George Birline, will be on dis play until May 21. During the school year of 1951-52, the ex hibit will be circulated through out the state by the Extension Division of the University. Uses Of Art In Education George Kachergis, professor of art education in the Department of Art, will give an open gallery talk Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock on "Art in Education and Its Purposes." Kachergis will discuss the need for art education in public schools "from the broadest social aspects to the narrowest personal reasons." He will also discuss the type of art education needed and will comment on the current ex hibition of children's work. Tea will be served by Graham Memorial following the talk. The Shah Has A Unique Plan Leader In Oil Potential, Iran May Fall To Commies, Unless By Walt Dear Iran, world's leading country in oil potential and supply center for Western Europe, is faced with many difficulties which may over come its tottering government 1 Correction Following is a corrected schedule of the new Library hours: Beginning tomorrow (April 28) the entire Library will be open from 8 a-m. to 5 p.m. erery Saturday. All facilities will open at 1:30 p.m. on Sun days and will remain open until 5 p.m., with the exception of the Reserve Room, the General College Reading Room and the Business Administration Libra ry, which will remain open until 10 p-m. I aylor Appointed DTH Managing Ed; Watkins Is Named The Publications Board yester day aproved the appointments of Andy Taylor as managing editor and Oliver Watkins as business manager of. The Daily Tar Heel, it was learned from an authori tative source. The appointments were recom mended to the Board by Glenn Harden, recently elected editor of The Daily Tar Heel. She will assume office Monday. She re quested that the Board not make the appointments public until next week. Order Taps Monday; Valkyrie Sing Slated Outstanding Coed Will Be Honored s At Valkyrie Sing An outstanding woman student of the senior class will be honored at the annual Valkyrie Sing Mon day night when the annual Val kyrie Cup is presented in Mem orial Hall. Although the cup is presented each year, 1950 was the first year in which it was presented at the Sing. Last year's winer was Pat Denning. Thirteen organizations will par ticipate in the Sing, although one of them is an independent, the Monogram Club, and will win no award. The entertainment will follow the annual Fleece-tapping. Doors to the Hall will be closed at 7:30. That annual threat, Sigma Chi, the fraternity which has walked off with fraternity honors for three successive years, will be without the musical genius of Hank Be'ebe and the Sigma Chi (See VALKYRIE, page 3) GM To Hold Dance At Y An open invitation has been extended to all Chapel Hillians and visitors to the Blue White game to join in the fun at Gra ham Memorial's square dance to morrow night at 8:30 in the Y Court. This is the first square dance this year of the Student Union regular series of weekly square dances held during warm weath er. It is featured as part of the Spring Festival Program. It will be canceled in case of inclement weather. and provide for a communist pup pet group to take over. Shahen (Don't pronounce it, vote for him) Haroutunian, a jun ior in the University from Teh eran, expressed this among other views when interviewed as to his homeland's future. A short, stocky fellow with an infectious grin and a canary yel low and chrome convertible, Sha hen says the oil troubles are only one of the problems facing the populous country next door to Russia. "What is primarily need ed," he asstered, "is a strong cen tral government that can raise the living standards and teach the people to act democratically." "Iran needs loans so that she can improve her industry, build educational facilities, and insti tute public health programs" he continued. Others approved were Zane Robbins, reappointed as sports ed itor, and MarieCostello, advertis ing manager. In other business, the Board chose Frank Allston as its new chairman. Ken Penegar as secre tary and Walt Dear as treasurer. The Board voted to request bids immediately for next year's printing contracts for both the newspaper and the Yackety Yack. A motion to purchase two new tires forthe Publications Board truck was approved. Memorial Doors To Close At 7:30 In Fleece Ritual By Don Maynard ' Monday night at 7:30, the doors of Memorial Hall will be closed to latecomers and the 48th an nual tapping ceremonies for the Order of The Golden Fleece, the University's highest honor society for men, will get under way. A spokesman for the Fleece said yesterday that students who wished to witness the ritual should be in their seats by that time, for the doors will be locked to prevent tardy spectators from entering and disturbing the sol emn and suspense-filled program. The anual Valkyrie Sing will folow the tapping procedure. Prior to this tapping ritual in the Fleece's only public appear ance this year, the names of the newly selected members have been kept a close secret. Choice of lappces is made on the basis of self-sacrifice, service to the University and character. Black-robed figures with fleece across their shoulders will stalk the aisles of the Hall, searching for those men who have been selected at secret meetings of the organization. Following the tapping cere monies, the names of the Fleece officers for the year 1950-51 will be revealed for the first time. Announced will be the names of the Jason, the Grammateus and the Christopher. Nine students were tapped by t hehoonorary organization last spring. They were: Charlie Bar lett, Andy Cornish, Anies Daye, James Fussell, Jim Gwynn, Bill RRoth, John Sanders, Norm Sper, amd Bill Young, and Ed Washing ton. In order to quell the rise of the Tudeh (Communist) Party, Sha hen explained that Iran's ruler, the Shah, hopes to lick the poor economic conditions which the communists take advantage of in their propaganda drives. The Shah has a unique plan. He is selling his own lands on an installment plan to Iran peasants. Owner of some 1,000 villages with a populance of 250,000 the Shah has announced that he will use the money realized from the sale to effect agricultural improve ments. Although the Tudeh Party was outlawed about two years ago, it has successfully retained power and won over many Iranians, the University student pointed out. Most of the converts are peasants, although some of the wealthy (See SHAHEN, page 3) Coeds To Hear Gray Monroe, l(. Carmichael Training Program Slated Next Week; Ends With Banquet The leadership training pro gram for newly-elected coed officers will present three out standing speakers in next week's evening sessions. Dean Katherine Carmichael will speak on "The Responsi bilities of Leadership" ,at the first meeting of the training program Tuesday evening. Dr. David G. Monroe of the Political Science Department will be the speaker at Wednes day's meeting. His topic will be. "Parliamentary Procedure." Consolidated University Pres ident Gordon Gray will give an informal talk Thursday night to all men and women partici pating in student government at the annual Student Gov ernment Banquet in the Green Room of Lenoir Hall. The ban quet will climax the program for coed officers. All women who have been elected recently to any office on the campus are urged to at tend the three-night training program. The speeches will be highly informative and helpful in efficient organization and planning of the coming year's program in campus activities. Conferences On Marriage Will Be Held A four-night series of confer ences and discussions on courtship and marriage, directed specifical ly at students seriously consider ing marriage, will be held here on Tuesday and Thursday nights, May 8, 10, 15, and 17, it was an nounced yesterday. The Second Annual Seminal- on Courtship and Marriage will be held on those dates in the up stairs lobby of the Y from 8 o'clock to 10 p.m. Lectures by Mrs. Ethel Nash and Dr. Reubin Hill of the De partment of Religion will high light the seminar. Movies and dis cussions on the subject are also on the calendar of events. The conferences are especially for those students who are pin ned, engaged, considering mar riage, or who are already mar ried. They will feature small and informal talks and group dis cussions, he said. Interested students should check with Mary Godbee at the Y office for information. Band Concert Set Sunday The University Band, directed by Prof. Earl Slocum, will present the first of a "series of spring con certs here Sunday at 4:30 p.m. in Hill Music Hall. Featured on the program will be a new composition, "Tap Roots," which is music from the script of the motion picture of the same name by Frank Skinner. Another newly published com position will be "Zanoni" Op. 40, by Paul Creston, and also Lamar Stringfield's latest work for band, "Georgia Buck." The public is invited and there will be no admission charge. Spratt, Bryant v Called To Duty Major Roy M. Spratt and First Lieutenant Shasta M. Bryant, who have just been recalled to active duty with the United States Air Force to be AF ROTC instruc tors, have reported to the local unit for training, Lt. Col. Jesse J Moorhead, professor of air sci ence and tactics, announced yes ; terday. UC Annual UNO Midway To Spring Up On Navy Field 23 Organizations Entered In Event; Time Set For 7-11 The University Club and all organizations participating in its annual carnival will turn Navy Field into a midway tonight be tween the hours of 7 and 11 o'clock. Twenty-three different cam pus organizations have made en tries to have booths and conces sions. Among them is Theta Chi fraternity which will present to the crowd the winner of their Ugliest Man on Campus contest and award him a trophy. Proceeds of the UMOC contest go to the Damon Runyan Cancer Fund. At the same time the Univer sity Club will present an award to the organization having the most original booth. There is no admission charge, and Erline Griffin, chairman of the Carnival Committee of the University Club, promises a great time for all. "Even if you don't spend a cent, there will be plenty to see" she said. Music will be played constant ly over a speaker. Each stand will have its barker trying to drum up business. Judging the entries for originality- .will be D.. B. Herring . and Mary Sanders for the University Club; Assistant Director of the (Sec MIDWAY, page 3) Ugliest Man Will Receive Gifts Tonight The Ugliest Man on Campus and his date for a night. Miss Arden Boisseau, May Queen of 1951, will have nearly $50 worth of- prizes showered upon them to night at the University Club Car nival, according to Theta Chi fra ternity, sponsor of the UMOC contest. Prizes range from a free beer party to a T-bone steak din ner. The two will have an all-ex- pensc-paid date on the Chapel Hill merchants and Theta Chi at any convenient time of their choosing. At the Carnival to night, the Ugly Man will receive certificates from 14 merchants, entitling him to claim those prizes offered by each. In addi tion, the Ugly Man will receive a gold, engraved cup from the fraternity.. Voting took place Wednesday through today noon in the Y court. All voting was by penny ballots, and all proceeds from vot ing and the admission to the Theta Chi UMOC tent tonight will go to the Damon Runyan Cancer Fund. Here are the prizes and the merchant donors: a free night of beer for the Ugly Man and Miss Boisseau at the Ramshead Rath skeller; meals for both from the Porthole, Michaels, the Univer sity Restaurant, the N. C. Cafe teria; a T-bone steak at the Vil lage Grill, chicken dinner at Ag gie's, and a steak dinner at the Colonial House. A haircut for the Ugly Man from the University Barbershop; one car grease job from Poe Mangum; one car wash job from Reeves Gulf Station; one Old Spice shave lotion from the Caro lina Pharmacy; one Old-Spice tal cum from Eubanks Drug Co.; four tickets to any show courtesy of the Park-Vue Drive In theater and two pairs of sox from Julian's College Shop. The UMOC identity will not be known until all the balloting is through tomorrow afternoon, when the votes will be tallied and the winner adjudged. Second place winner will be announced. Junior's Weekend Gets Started With Straw Hats Today Today is Junior Class Straw Hat Day. This is the beginning of Junior Weekend activities, which will continue tomorrow with the Junor Jamboree. The highlight of the Junior Jamboree will be the selection of a "Jamboree Belle." The Jam boree will begin tomorrow after the Blue-White game. A bus will be in front of the Y 30 minutes after the game to afford trans portation to Hogan's Lake, where the Jamboree" will be held. Class President Dick Penegar said," "I hope all juniors will buy a straw hat and participate in the tradition of Junior Class Straw Hat Day. We also hope that all 'Our Best Features The Belltones will appear on "Our Best to You" tonight at 11;05, to render a 55-minute program of ' Beebe-Campbell songs.. Jimmy Capps, master of cer emonies on the popular night ly recortrTrogFarn7 invited the versatile quintet to give a sec ond performance of the show which they presented before a packed bouse in Hill Hall Sun day night. The group, under the direc tion of Composer Hank Beebe, will use the "Our Best to You" theme with Capps doing the announcing as on his regular shows. This is probably the first time in' several years of Oath Taken At Di Hall Henry Bowers officially took over as president of the student body last night as the newly ejected student officers were in augurated in a special meeting in Di hall. Retiring President Jolm Sand ers spoke briefly to open the meeting and offered his best wishes and congratulations to those present. Bowers took the oath of office and was greeted by rising ap plause as he resumed his seat. Immediately afterward Vice-president Bunny Davis, Secretary -Treasurer Jim Mclntyre, and Coed Senate Speaker Jo Ann Page were inaugurated. Next to And At State, And At KA's As CSA Agents, Today At Noon In Front By Charlie Brewer The Confederate States of America, through its agent, the Kappa Alphas of Carolina, will proclaim its' official secession to day at noon in front of South Building. Coinciding with similar an nouncements at Duke University and State College, the loyal as semblage of the Old South will follow their annual directive to "seize and occupy the campuses of UNC, State College, and Duke University," and on Saturday to proceed to "march upon Raleigh and there seize the State Capital, executive officers, and assume all functions thereto pertaining." Carnival Is juniors will bring their dates to Hogan's Lake Saturday night for an evening of fun and frolic at no cost.". The theme of the Jamboree will be "Bring a gal, bring a blan ket." The spokesman for the class expressed the opinion that the Blanket party "will be the most popular attraction of the day." Hillbilly music, free food, and entertainment by some of the class members will also be fea tured. During the evening, sev eral door prizes will be given out. Class of '52 straw hats will identify juniors for free admis sion, along with their dates. To You Bel I tones broadcasting that "live talent" has been used on this program. Capps, who said he was very pleased with the Hill Hall per formance, said that tonight's program is an answer to the many requests he has had for Belltone numbers since he started using their recordings on his show. Tonight's program will also give those who attended Sun day's concert a second chance to hear the catchy "Way Up in North Carolina" that they re ceived so enthusiastically. t The Belltones have just re turned from Fort Bragg where they presented a joint concert with the Women's Glee Club. By Officers Last Night be installed were the new mem bers of the honor councils and the student legislature. In a brief speech, Bowers out lined the history of student gov ernment at Carolina, and pointed out the problems which now face the student community. The new president said that the problem could be solved, and asked for the "cooperation, sug gestions, and participation" of all students. John Sanders announced, as the inauguration closed, that a regular meeting of the legislature will be held after the Frank Porter Graham Inaugural Ban quet next Thursday night. Duke All faithful citizens of the South are invited to participate in the secession ceremony as wit ness of their support of the ven ture. Before proceeding on the Ra leigh campaign, the KA's will hold formation at a rendezvous near Chapel Hill tonight to re ceive final instructions and sup plies for the expedition. At this time the leaders will be an nounced, as selected by their length of service and beards. All KA Confederates can be identified on the three campuses by their long shaggy beards. "Growing a beard is a long and arduous process, but it will help Ionian U n w m 11 Annual Spring Festival Week Opens Today Fossil Collection, Atom Demonstration Are Among Exhibits By Joan Charles Exhibits ranging from a col lection of fossils to a demonstra tion of experiments of the atomic theory have been prepared by various departments of the Uni versity for the second annual Spring Festival week, which opens today and continues through Sunday, May 6. All of the exhibits will be open to visitors to the University dur ing the week. A University-wide occasion, Spring Festival Week is desgned to acquaint people of the state with the work of the Uni versity during the year. The Geology Museum in New East building will contain a dis play of fossils, rocks, and other relics of both historical and phys ical geology. Experiments along the lines of classical and modern atomic theory are part of an ex hibit to be sponsored by the Phys ics Department in Phillips Hall. Two art shows will be open in the Morehcad Building, "Re cent Work of Chapel Hill and Durham Artists," and "Pictorial Illustrations." Photographs by several local photographers may be seen from Sunday through the remainder of the week in the Williams-Wolfe Lounge in Gra ham Memorial. The University Library will be featuring an exhibit honoring Carl Sandburg and there will also be displays of on and off-campus publications in the Library. Prof. George Kachergis, member of th Art Department, will give a gal lery talk in Person Hall at 3 o'clock Sunday to be followed by a reception, officially opening the "14th Annual North Carolina School Art Exhibit." Photographs and stage models of various aspects of the Caro lina Playmakers productions will be exhibited by Prof. Kai Jur gensen, member of the Dramatic Art Department, in the Green Room of the Playmakers Theater. Radio majors will present a demonstration of the operation of a modern radio station, complete with actors and scripts, in Swain Hall Saturday morning, pril 23. The Communication Center in Swain Hall will be open to vis itors all week. The Classics Department has extended an invitation to visitors to attend any classes in the De partment during the week. An ex hibit, "Interesting Demonstrations of Psychology," will be sponsored by the Psychology Department. A pictorial display will show the work of the Music Depart ment throughout the year. To Secede Of South add to the general atmosphere, Saturday night," said the frater nity's president, John Robison. Fireworks . Several deniisis-lo-b turned firefighters for a brief while early yesterday afternoon when their Quonset Hut beside the Medical School caught fire from an over-heaied stcrilizaiion oven. The fire was out ai 2:30 p.m. when the Chapel Hill fire de partment arrived. There was minor damage to the top of the hut wall where the oven stove pipe vras connected.