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VOLUME LXI NUMBER 9
CHAPEL HILL. N. C FRIDAY, OCTOBER 3, 1952
FOUR PAGES TODAY
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WILLIAM O. DOUGLAS
Tony Jurecic, an international
student from - Yugoslavia is the
new president of the Cosmopoli
tan Club. "-lie succeeds Parsu
Amersey of India.
Other officers elected were
Paul Somerville of Canada as
vice president; Alfred Descloux
of Switzerland as treasurer, and
Mike Papas of Greece as secre
tary. The new officers already have
met to work out some of the
problems which face the man
agement of a group of this type.
Ideas for future meetings include
music, folk dancing, . speakers
from various nations, picnics and
movies, Jurecic said.
Jurecic expressed a desire to
have more North Americans in
attendance in the future. Only a
handful of U. S. students showed
up at the initial meeting, he said.
The avowed purpose of the cos
mopolitan group is to bring to
gether international students and
U. S. students as well as create
friendship among them. It was
founded in 1948 with assistance of
Meetings are held in Graham
Memorial every Sunday at 4 pm.
PI ay maker
Season tickets for the five Car
olina Playmakers' productions go
on sale today.
A 20 percent discount is given
to buyers of season tickets, John
W. Parker, Playmaker business
manager said yesterday. Season
ticket holders are also given ad
vance notice of ticket sales so
that seats may be reserved before
release to the public, he said.
Tickets include admission to
"Death of a Salesman," "The In
pector General," "Princess Ida,"
"The Good Woman of Setzuan"
and will also entitle holders first
choice of seats for "John Brown's
Body," starring Judith Anderson,
Raymond Massey and Tyrone
Power, and for "Emlyn Williams
as Charles Dickens."
Mimeographed copies of the
student section of ihe student
directory will be available to
day in the Y at $1 a copy.
The complete directory will
be ready in fire weeks.
Also May Give Talks
Justice William O. Douglas and Gov. G. Mennen Williams
of Michigan have accepted Carolina Political Union invita
tions to speak here, Bob Pace, secretary of the group an
Pace said there is also a possibility that Richard Nixon,
Republican running mate of Gen.
Dwight D. Eisenhower, may also
come to the campus. J. Howard
McGrath has tentatively accep
ted an invitation to speak, Pace
Gov. Williams is not scheduled
to speak until next spring, but
Douglas will be here in Novem
ber. The CPU, a non-partisan dis
cussion group organized by Prof.
E. G. Woodhouse, will meet Sun
day night in the Grail Room of
Graham Memorial. A chairman
will be named at that time, Pace
Topic for the meeting will be
"Pacificism" and a faculty mem
ber will help with the discusion.
"jhe meeting is open to every
body and freshmen are especially
urged to attend," Pace concluded.
.Bicycle Goes Astray
' Jim "Wallace,' Mangum" Dormi
tory adviser, reported the loss of
a bicycle Monday between the
hours of 11 and 12 p. m.
Regulations On Voting
Are Listed For Students
As the kickoff of its fall "get
out -the-vote" campaign, the Caro
lina Young Democratic- Club yes
terday asked all eligible students
to register in time to vote in the
"New-voter registration is one
of the main tasks of our organi
zation," John Sanders, YDC pres
ident said. "It is our conviction
that the greater the extent of
voter participation, the more cer
tain we are getting the type of
public leadership our states and
Sanders explained the voting
process in North Carolina, es
pecially as it applies to students.
"Any North Carolina resident
is eligible to vote who will be 21
years old by November 4, and
The 500th anniversary of the
printed Bible is being celebrated
by the University Library with
a special exhibit which will con
tinue for about five weeks.
One of the focal points in the
exhibit is a copy of the New Re
vised Standard Version of the
Holy Bible which went on sale
Also included in the display,
filling four show cases, are a
leaf from the Gutenberg Bible, a
leaf from a 15th century Bible,
the one-half by one inch "world's
smallest Bible," a facsimilie of
Tyndale's New' Testament," the
1611 King James edition, the La
tin vulgate edition, the renowned
"He" Bible, the Bay Psalm Book,
and "the most beautiful book in
America", the Book of Hours.
The new Bible took 23 of the
world's foremost Bible scholars
22 years to complete.
A revamped sorority Rush
Week schedule goes into effect
today because cf the polio com
plications. The new schedule fol
lows: Today Two 45 minute parties
7 to 8:45 p.m.
Saturday Day of rest.
Sunday Four 45 minute parties
7 to 10:45 p.m.
Monday Day of rest.
Tuesday Three 45 minute par-
ties-7 to 9:45 p.m.
Wednesday Day of rest.
Thursday Dinner party-6 to
Friday October 10 Dinner
party 6 to 8 pan.
Saturday October 11 Rushees
sign preferential list in Dean of
Women's office between 9 a.m.
and lp.m. ; ... .
. Rushees are to pick up bids at
the Panhellenic post office to
morrow from 2 to 4 p.m.
who has resided in the state for
one year and in the precinct in
which - he wants to register for
four months at the time of the
general election. Election re
gistrars will be at the polling
place in each precinct on October
11, 18 and 25," he said.
"North Carolina provides an
absentee voting arrangement for
those unable to get to their home
precincts on election day," San
ders continued. "The YDC will
furnish full instructions, including
absentee ballot application blanks,
to all who are interested."
"Married students and others
who consider Chapel Hill their
home, but who are not yet re
gistered, should contact the local
registrars and qualify for voting.
Their names and addresses can
be obtained from the Town Hall.
Out-of-state residents should ob
tain information on absentee vot
ing procedure from their home
"Remember, if you aren't re
gistered, you can't vote," Sanders
advised. "And if you are eligible
to register and vote and don't,
you have no right to complain
about what happens in govern
ment for the 'next four years'
Votes No For Absent
Special to Tbx Daily Tab Ezxl
NEW YORK, OCT. 2 Co
lumbia - University's student
newspaper yesterday endor
sed Gov. Stevenson for the
presidency and declared its op
position to Gen. Dwight Eisen
hower, t he . university's own
president on leave.
Eisenhower's "great cru
sade" 'has now become "a
great disenchantment," the
paper declared in a front page
editorial signed by eight mem
bers of its editorial board. "The
hopes of millions of Americans
who once believed in Einsen
hower's great crusade have
The N. C. State College Ath
letic Council will meet at 7:30
a.m. today to decide whether
or not the Stale football team
will be permitted to play a dou
ble - header tomorrow one
game with Georgia University
at 2, another with Davidson at
The game with Georgia would
be a measure of courtesy to
UNC whose tilt in Athens was
canceled by health authorities.
The first wish of State was
to postpone its Davidson en
gagement until nexz week when
both squads have open dates.
However this arrangement was
not agreed to by Davidson officials.
Status Of Cobb
Is Left Vague
The first fall session of the Stu
dent Legislature floundered
around in a parliamentary quag
mire for two hours last night on
the topic of redisricting without
a single bill, reaching., the, iloor
The Legislature, meeting in
Gerrard Hall for the first time
after abondoning the Dialectic
Senate chamber, heard leaders of
both the University Party and the
Student Party plead for suspen
sion of the rules so action could be
taken on incorporating the new
Cobb Dormitory into an establish
ed district in time for the fall
elections. Three times this move
was stymied by the opposing par
ty. Ed Stevens, veteran UP floor
leader, touched off the blocking
duel by proposing that districts
be subdivided to allow for more
efficient campaigning and closer
er contact between students and
their representatives. Student
Party legislators killed the move
to suspend the rules and offered
a counter-proposal. After the
third attempt to force immediate
action failed, Henry Lbwett (SP)
pleaded for a compromise so the
status of Cobb Dormitory could be
Julian Mason, floor leader of
the SP, pointed out that Cobb
would fall into Town Men's Dis
trict 1 pending final decision by
Vice President Jim McLeod,
chairman, was constantly forced
to bang his gavel to restore order
to the bewildered assembly,
v After the session Stevens an
nounced his resignation of the
post of UP floor leader. A party
caucus elected Jack StilwelL
Charleston s ophomore, to suc
(See LEGISLATURE, page 4)
now been shattered," said the
The editorial also criticized
Eisenhower's backing of Sen.
Joseph R. McCarthy (R-Wis.)
and Sen. William Jenner (R
Ind). Eisenhower in his presiden
tial campaign has forsaken
"principle for expediency"
and shown himself a "plodding,
orthodox, unimaginative think
er," the paper said. It charged
he had mishandled the Nixon
affair, in which, his running
mate accepted an $18,235 privately-donated
ON TRUMAN TRAIN Presi
dent Truman, speaking on the
Pacific Coast yesterday, termed
Dwight Eisenhower's" statement
that a sizeable tax cut was pos
sible as "just a damn lie." The
president continued to denounce
Ike as unfit for the presidency be
cause of his military background
and "inexperience". Truman add
ed that the Eisenhower idea that
Federal spending can be dras
tically reduced was "sheer poppy
cock" and "the lowest kind of
demagoguery". The long friend
ship between the two appeared to
be on the verge of break-up as
latest reports are that Eisen
hower's temper had flared at the
CHEJU ISLAND, KOREA
American soldiers on Wednesday
broke up a planned mass out
break of Chinese Communist
prisoners. Maj. Gen. Thomas, Her
ren, commander of the Korean
communications zone, said that
the prisoners intended to break
out and join Red guerillas in the
Cheju mountains. Fifty-one pris
oners were killed in a short bat
tle with only two American sold
iers being injured.
ROXBORO Another escaped
convict from the Hillsboro prison
camp was captured yesterday near
here. Five of the 10 long-term
prisoners who broke out Sunday
are still at large.
Profs To Get
Pay, No Cuts
UNC instructors who stuck to
their jobs throughout the sum
mer months will be paid in full
for their services despite a defi
cit incurred by the summer ses
sions. It was feared, in fact expected,
that the faculty members em
ployed in summer school would
be forced to take a good-sized
cut in pay. However an announ
cement -from the Consolidated
University administration yester
day assured everyone concerned
that he will be paid the- amount
he expected to receive before it
became evident that there would
be a deficit.
"We have requested appropri
ations for future summer ses
sions," Gordon Gray said yes
terday. "We have every hope that
the requests will be granted, and
that in the future all salary com
mitments will be on a contrac
tual basis and paid in full."
President Gray pointed out
that much credit for the resto
ration of full salaries was due to
W. D. CarmichaeL controller of
the Consolidated University, and
Claude Teague, business manager, i
"Much of Eisenhower's great
reputation stems from his al
leged ability to make emer
gency decisions judiciously,"
the editorial said, "but in the
great political test of this abil
ity, General Eisenhower allow
ed a television soap opera
rather thana careful explora
tion of the facts to be submit
ted to the American people as
The newspaper, Columbia
Daily Spectator, is published
by undergraduate journalism
students, without 'faculty su
pervision or control.
One Grid Player,
3 Others Stricken
Attempts Will Be Made To Re-Schedule
Georgia And State Later This Season
By Biff Roberts
The Universitv vesterdav nanrplpH itj npvt Uxm -fVvon
games, with Georgia and N. C.
of four students with polio.
After a meeting yesterday
COLUMNIST and news cor
respondent W. C. Burton will
address a banquet session of the
11th annual State Scholastic
Press Institute here tomorrow
night. High School journalists
from alf over N. C. will be in
attendance.' " "J
Prof. Eaton s
A short story by Prof. Charles
Edward Eaton is included in "The
Best American Short Stories of
1952," an annual anthology pub
lished by Houghton Mifflin Com
"The Motion of Forgetfulness
is Slow" is Eaton's story, which
has a Brazilian background. Ea
ton is preparing a collection of
stories for publication based on
his experiences in Brazil where
he was vice-consul at the Ameri
can Embassy in Rio de Janeiro
from 1942 to 1946.
Eaton was awarded the Ridg-
ely Torrence Memorial Award
for the most distinguished book
of lyric poetry published in 1951.
He is now in Connecticut on leave
To Open Soon
The University's new School of
Business Administration will be
open to students within the next
According to current plans the
main building, which is located
in the center of the buildings will
be open by the first of November.
The other two biddings will be
open by the first of the winter
Bingham Hall now houses the
Department of Business Adminis
tration and Economics. Bingham
will be turned over to the De
partment of Arts and Sciences
after it has been installed with
new lighting facilities.
The main building will contain
the administration offices jand the
graduate school which includes
the new course leading to a mas
ters degree in Business Admin
istration. There is also an audi
torium in this section which will
State, as the result of illness
morning between officials, it
1 1 T A t
i was aeciaea xo cancel the games
as a preventive measure against
the spreading of the disease.
Only one of the four students
is a member of the football team.
He is Harold "Bull" Davidson of
Murphy, whose condition has
been described as acute. He has
had no paralysis yet, however.
Two members of the cross
country team also have the dis
ease. They are John Robert (Bob)
Barden Jr. of Newark, N. J., and
Richard Lee Bostian of Raleigh.
Barden was Coach Dale Ranson's
top runner last year as a fresh
man. Bostian's father is associate
University students are asked
by health officials to do two
things to help combat polio:
1. Do not leave Chapel Hill
for two weeks except in case
of an emergency.
2. Do not undertake unneces
sary work or exercise. This is
to avoid fatigue.
dean of the Agriculture School at
N. C. State.
The fourth patient is Robert
Nash "Pete" Higgins of Tampa,
Fla., a letterman on last year's
The condition of all patients
is progressing satisfactorily Dr.
E. McG. Hedgpeth, University
physician, said yesterday.
Barden was the first to be
stricken, becoming ill on Septem
ber 12. He was followed by Hig
gins, Bostian and finally David
son on Tuesday of this week.
Dr. Hedgpeth said the football
team's most recent exposure was
Tuesday night when Davidson be
came.ill. Althou pt th ir,,K,
period for polio ranges between
u" ays ana two weeks, Dr.
Hedgpeth and health officials de
cided the precautions should be
taken for a full two weeks.
C. P. Erickson, Director of
Athletics, yesterday said the pos
sibility of re-sehHiil Iner 4-A
varsity games will be looked in-
lu- ne nopes n can be worked out
for the first two Saturdays in
- - - vuuuatlS
with the two schools to this effect
have not been made, he said.
xne Athletic Department also
was forced to
J uuiui Veil
sity game with South Carolina
scheduled for tomorrow night in
The official statement, i
the committee which met yester
day morning, read in part:
as a measure of safeguard and
precaution for the protection of
its opponents' players as well as
its own, the University of North
Carolina has canceled its next
two football bames with the Uni
versity of Georgia and North
Carolina State College, as the re
sult of illness of four students
The athletic department has
canceled all intramural activities
(See POLIO, page 2)
Thanks to Yack Editor Hugh
Gale, frosh have one more, day
in which to get their mugs
snapped for the yearbook. To
day is that last day.
Photographers will be in ihe
basement of Graham Memorial
from 2 p.m. until 9 p.m. While
shirts, coats and ties for the
gents, white blouses for the
sweet young things.
Sophomores have through
Wednesday to face Jhe birdie.