The daily Tar Heel. (Chapel Hill, N.C.) 1946-current, May 22, 1951, Page 1, Image 1
DL?T. CHAPEL HILL, N 3-31-49 Wreck I wo By Bob Hennessee Eighteen hours after Carolina's last big weekend of the year had ended Chapel Hill police were still tabulating the results of the most accident - studded 48 hour period on record. The conut last night read 22 accidents with upwards of 50 au tomobiles involved, and two peo ple, including a State College stu dent, in the hospital in critical condition. Tve never seen anything like it since joining the force,"' re marked Chapel Hill Policeman C. J. Simpson as he proceeded to add up his score of accidents cov ered over the weekend. "Even when all the streets were covered with ice and there was a reason for accidents, it was never this bad," he said. VOLUME LIX : Holmes Gives Last Lecture In Humanities The thirdand final in this year's series of Humanities Division Lec tures will be-delivered tonight in Gerrard Hall at 8:30 o'clock by Dr. Urban T. Holmes, Kenan pro fessor of Romance Philblogy. , The topic' for lecture is "The Beast Epic of Reynard the Fox." This: theme permits him to bring to the general audience, for whom the lecture is intended, a store of learning and a zestful ap proach, Holmes said. One of the most versatile men on the. faculty, Holmes has had an important place in music and dramatics on the campus, and in the religious life of the community.- Last winter he Was awarded the Legion of Honor Medal by the h rench government for his con tribution to the promotion of the trench language and culture. He has been a member of the Department of Romance Langu ages in the University since 1925. He received his doctorate at Har vard and spent a short period of study at the University of Paris. During the war Holmes was with the Office of Strategic Ser vices. He has been a Kenan pro fessor since 1945, and is a Fel low of the Medieval Academy of America. He has written exten sively in the field of the Middle Ages and of Old French language. False Alarm The second false fire alarm within a two-week period was iurned in Sunday night when both of Chapel's fire trucks were called io Smith Dormitory about 11:10. The person who turned in the alarm has not been found, police reported yesterday. Another false alarm was re ported May 7 from Spencer Dorm. Arthur F. Greenbaum, Baltimore, Md., turned himself in to Police Chief Sloan for turning in the alarm. He is sch eduled io be tried on the charge today in Recorder's Court. Greenbaum gave no reason for j turning in the alarm. Turning j in a false alarm is covered by a stale l3w rather than a. city or dinanco. The estimated cost, ac- j cording to the City Manager for ' answering the alarm was 350. Record People A three car accident involving three University students took place about 1 o'clock Sunday I morning at the intersection of Ra ' leigh and Cameron Streets. james a. naymer, zvz wnne head, was booked by Patrolman Earl Bush on the charge of reck less driving after his car, a new Pontiac, struck a Ford driven by Luis E. Vargas, also a resident of Whitehead dorm, and then smashed into the left rear fender of a parked Plymouth, owned by Coed Katherine E. Merryman,' of 203 Carr dorm. According to Bush, Vargas was not at fault and was allowed to go. The extent of damage was not determined. Three cars collided on the Ra leigh highway Saturday night sending a State College student CHAPEL HILL, N. C. . Tuesday, Thomas Duval Selected New Quarterly Editor Thomas E. Duval, rising senior of Jacksonville, Fla., was named the new editor-in-chief of the Carolina Quarterly yes terday afternoon by the Faculty Advisory Board of the Quarterly, '.. ' ' v. Kenneth L. Penegar, rising sophomore ,6f Gastonia, was : : ; " ' '- appointed ' executive editor. " Radio Majors Will Present Variety Show .Students of the Radio Depart ment will present a radio show of the comedy variety type under the title "Studio 75" in Studio A of Swain Hall tonight at 8:30. - .' Impersonations of some of ra dio's top talent will highlight the show, with Jim Mills playing the role of Jerry Colonna, and Bob Thomas starring as Enzio Pinza. Included in the supporting cast of radio majors will be a comedy trio called the "Gleeful Gastons." Eighty seats are available for anyone desiring to see the pro duction. There will be no admis sion charge, and doors to the studio will be closed at 8 o'clock in order to allow time for set ar rangements. . If the show turns out to be suc cessful, it will probably be pre sented over WDNC FM in Dur ham during the regular 4:30-6 o'clock week-dav broadcasts which come from Swain Hall over the station. The show was written, produc ed, and directed by Mills. Brauer Will Speak At Math Symposium Dr. A. T. Brauer, University mathmatician, has accepted an in vitation to speak at a symposium on Mathematics to be conducted by the National Bureau of Stand ards, U. S. Department of Com merce, at the Institute for Nu merical Analysis in Los Angeles August 13-25. ;The Symposium is being held in connection with the celebration of the semi centennial of the Nation al Bureau of Standards. Subject of Brauer's lecture will be "Bounds fur Roots cf Matrices." Set On riFica and one other person to the hos pital in critical condition1. Two of the cars, a 1949 Mercury and a 1950 Buick, were listed as total losses and the third, a Ply mouth driven by Richard Bone, of Carrboro, was damaged to the extent of $500. The Mercury, which was driven by a Raleigh woman was heading east and the other two were coming toward Chapel Hill. A Negro soldier from Ft. Bragg was the operator of the Buick. Sigma Chi Ray Farlow lost Dart of the rear of his 4946 Town and Country Chrysler when it was struck in front "of his fraternity house., by a '42 Mercury driven by Kelly Emerson, Negro, Siler City, who then proceeded to slice off parts of three other autos park ed nearby. - May 22, 1951 Duval, an English major, has been associate editor of the liter ary magazine this year and as a freshman was office manager for Tarnation, campus humor maga zine. ' ,, In a statement,-Duval said," The quarterly is the literary magazine of . the University. As I see it, it should serve primarily as a work- snop lor tne student body and a medium . through which thev can display their creative accomplish ments. - ; .; . ... "If- the- students do not respond, however: w must accept contri butions, of merit from outside. It is my opinion that we can do our greatest service and iustifv our existence most fully by trying to aid in developing our own talent here." The faculty advisory board, which made the appointments, consists of Charles Eaton, English Department; Lyman Cotton. Eng lish; Harry K. Russell, English; Phillips Russell. Journalism: and Walter Spearman, Journalism. All other positions on the mag azine will be appointed by Duval and Penegar. Duval announced a meeting for 4 p.m. today in the Quarterly offices in Graham Me morial for all those interested in being on the staff next year. Final Exam Schedule No student will be excused from a scheduled examination ex cept by the University Infirmary, in case of illness, or by his General College Faculty advisor or by his Dean, in" case of any other emer gency compelling his absence. Monday, May 28, 8:30 a.m. All 11 o'clock classes. 2 p.m. All 1 o'clock classes and Business Ad 104. Tuesday, May 23, 8 a.m. All 1 2o'clock classes. 11:30 a.m. All 2 o'clock classes. 3 p.m. All 8 o'clock classes. Wednesday, May 30, 8 a.m. All 3 o'clock classes. 11:30 a.m. All 9 o'clock classes. 3 p.m. All classes not otherwise provided for in this schedule. Thursday, May 31, 8:33 a.m. All 10 o'clock classes 2 p.m. Cc.r.vn exams in all French, German, and Spanish courses numbered 1, 2, 3, and 4, i List A Negro boy escaped' injury when his bicycle collided with a car driven by former University student Gran Childress near Fow ler's Food . Store Saturday. The bike was destroyed. . The only reason the Dolice could give for the bumpy weekend was that there was just enough rain to mix with oil and slicken the roads. Some observers attributed the large toll of accidents to the draft, which many college students will face after leaving school next week; others opined that it might have been the influence of "that last big weekend." Whatever the cause, Chapel Hill had never seen the likes of it and members of the local police force were hoping it wouldn't be repeated in the near future.. Number 148 Two Recitals Set For Hill 1st Is Tonight Two students of music, in the University will give their spring recitals in Hill Hall this week. Robin Scroggs, a junior from Raleigh and holder of the Kay Kyser Scholarship this year, wil give a piano concert tonight at 8:30, and William Hudgins, a senior from Seaford, Va., will play a recital tomorrow night at the same time. Scroggs' program will feature works by J. S. Bach and Alexand er Scriabin, and other selections from Beethoven, Chopin, Schu bert and Debussy. Soloist with the University Symphony Orchestra last winter in a performance of the Franck Symphonic Variations, Scroggs has also played recitals this year in Raleigh and Danville, Va. He is a student of Dr. William S. New man. Hudgins. also a student of Dr. Newman, will give a program fea turing the Beethoven Sonata in E major. Other selections will in clude an Interludium from Hinde- mith's "Ludus .Tonalis": the "Theme and Variations" of Faure, and the third sonata of the contemporary Russian composer, Dmitri Kabalevsky. ministration 71 and 72, and Zoology '51 Enrollment f c r . Not Expected 9 To Drop Mpli an e&uinaiea o.uu to a.auu en- rollment for the fall Quarter was announced yesierday by Director of Admissions Roy Armstrong.' But Armstrong asserted. . "It isi extremely difficult to make, pre dictions of the actual number here next September' because of the uncertain draft situation." ' He also pointed out that since the Selective Service expects 200,000 less students to be defer-, red because of the College Quali fication Tests, this figure may, g down. . . 600 of these enrolled now for September are freshmen with the usual 15 percent out-of-state fig ure included. A negligible amount of veterani as compared to this year's ap proximate 1,500 will be entered! in the University, according -to Col. F. Carlyle Shepard. Expected enrollment of Vets may vary frora 500 to 800, depending on the in ternational situation and the amount of money left to vets' OH the GI Bill. . , Armstrong explained that the general enrollment figures vary from week to week and that tha number of transfers is much less than last year. The expected 230 freshmen en rolling June 12 who will nrorpwl on a regular quarterly basis'als$ accounts tor tne drop in the esti mated figures. Housing for undergraduates will be excellent, according .'. to! Housing Director James E. Wads worth. Since many dorms on thi campus will have two occupant! to the room, there will be ample space for new incoming students:. However, housing in Victory VU- Info 5c cfill limifo4 imtAMi and this area is expected to bet full for September. - ;;,t,ri The University budget is figured on a 4,700 average enrollment for the next academic year. ; -v Enrollment after the war hit a high of over 7,000 while next year's figures may prove to '., be the lowest since before the war. Numerous students left schooi during the Winter Quartet to en list in the Armed Services as a draft scare hit the nation. Since Selective Service's ruling that stu dents could choose any service af ter completion of the present academic year, the number leav ing has dropped. ; . f ' j Vefo Power Is Phi Topic The Phi Assembly will hold itsi last regular meeting of the quarter tonight at 8:30 with the topic for debate,. "Resolved:' That the Governor of North Carolina should be given the veto power.'" Prior to the meeting Assembly members will meet in Rathskeller for a short beer party which will be continued after the meeting. The Coed Senate will sit in on th$ session. All members, and any student interested in ioininff tha Phi this year or next, are urged! to be at the meeting. The Phi is one of Carolina's two debating societies. Tonight's meeting will be held in Phi Hall of New East. Al House, newly elected speaker of the Phi, asked yesterday that all members be on time. Dental Bids j Bids for the new Dental School will be opened Thurs day, an administration spokes man said yesterday. Contracts will probably be awarded e. day later, he continu ed. The new building will be constructed as a wing of tha Medical School and will run pax allel io the Pitlsboro highway. The building will be about 1S3 fael long.