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The daily Tar Heel. (Chapel Hill, N.C.) 1946-current, April 27, 1957, Page 1, Image 1

Below is the OCR text representation of this newspaper page. It is also available as plain text as well as XML. Library - , Serial s . Dept. Chapel Hill, .11. C 8-3X-49 WEATHER ' Mostly fair and continued warm with an expected high of 87. 1 L SECRECY Th editor lambastt it on pas two. St.- s ill i 1 w.. i i a ft III VOL LVII, NO. 173 SAYS GORDON BLACKWELL: Closed Coul LOUISVILLE, Ky. Closed cir cuit television may be one solu tion to the problem of large classes when college students , "swamp the campuses" in the next 10 years. Woman's College Chan- j cellor-elect Gordon Blackwell said : here Friday. , Blackwell, who is director of the Institute for Research in Social 4 l ; I : V OOKUON BLACKWELL - . . . TV may be solution BY LAW, STUDENTS' ASSN.: Friday, Ay cock Feted At Banquet Yesterday Outstanding UNC law students of , Friday night at the annual spring 1956-57 were honored along with banquet of the Law Students Asn. President William C. Friday and Chancellor-elect William B. Aycock James Brewer Is Awarded Art Scholarship , James Brewer, senior art stu dent in sculpture, has been award ed the James Scripps Booth Mem orial Scholarship by the Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Mich., according to the Art Dept. The $1400 annual scholarship was awarded Brewer for advanced study in sculpture for the 1957- 58 scholastic year. The scholarship, a competitive one, was open to any artist in the! umigu . aim .w.j solely on the merit of the artists work. urewer Degan i,is an s - 1 . . 4 .4J 1 K in laoz, wun me excepuuu two years in the army. For the last two years he has studied sculpture under Robert A. How ard, assistant professor of Art. Last year he was appointed, as sistant to' Howard. Among the art shows in which Brewer has exhibited his work are: North Carolina Museum of Art. Raleigh; Isaac Delgado Mu seum of Art, New Orleans, La. (national exhibition); Mint Mu seum of Art, Charlotte and the Person Hall - Art Gallery annual student exhibition. He won several awards in sculp ture in the Charlotte showing. Brewer, of Ashevile, will leave for Cranbrook Academy in early September. , Oslo Grants A university professor and his wife have been awarded scholar ships to the University of Oslo for the summer, according to an an nouncement yesterday. Thomas L. Gillette, of the Sociol ogy Dept., and his wite, of Duke University, will leave June 26 and will return in September. All ex penses will be paid. Gillette will study social science. His wife plans to study foreign languages and literature, the an nouncement said. GM'S SLATE Graham Memorial's only activi ty for today is Class Croup, 11 a.m. Roland Parktr Loung No. 3 and Wood house Conference Jtoom.' - ' " Compete (ff) Circuit TV' Sol uf ion Sciences, was one of the conclud ing speakers at the Southern Reg ional Conference on Education Beyond High School. New devices and new methods Qf teaching are going to be re- quired in the future, he said. Ex ploration on how closed circuit educational television can be ef fectively used to instruct large classes must' be continued, Black 'well said. He said more scholarship aid for students is going to be necessary to assure that "top quality stu dents attend college" whether or not they are financially able to do so. TUITION Blackwell also deplored the practice of raising tuition rates for out of state students. "Here we may be drying up our supply of college teachers." Many of the non-resident students later join the faculties of universities where they get their graduate de grees, he said. Blackwell was named Woman's College Chancellor last February. He will assume his new position this summer. The Clark Awards, which go to the five senior students with the highest overall average, were given to Richmond G. Bernhardt Jr., Len oir; James C. Fox and Spencer L. Blaylock Jr., Greensboro; J. Duane Gilliam, Thomasville and Jack T. Hamilton, Smithfield. Professor M. S. Breckenridge pre sented the awards, which are sets of the two-volume work, "The Pa pers of Walter Clark," pres-ented by the UNC Press through the gen erosity of the family of the late Chief Justice Walter Clark. James Fox also won the Block Improvement Award, which goes to the senior who, in the opinion of the faculty, has made Jhemost con stant improvement in his academic work from time oi enrollment to the end of his fifth semester. gpy Consisting of a $300 gift, the -.tahiishprl three vears ago in memory of the late Max Edward Block. His son, Greensboro attorney Norman Block, presented the award to Fox. Richmond Bernhardt Jr. also re ceived another top honor, the Law yers' Title Insurance Corporation Award of $100, for having the high est grade in the courses in ' real property, future interest and tit les. Presented by Professor Fred B. McCall, the award is made in order to encourage diligent interest in the study of real property law and goes each year to a senior. Staff members of "The North Carolina Law Review" received cer tificates from Leonard S. Powers, visiting professor of law. They in clude Bernhart, editor - in - chief Hamilton, associate editor; L. Poin dexter Watts Jr. of Charlotte, and Ted G. West of Lenoir, both asso ciate editors. Blaylock and Thomas P. Walker of Bostic, business managers, Ed win T. Pullen in, Henry W. Con nelly and Crews, all of Winston Salem; Robert B. Midgette, Ra leigh; Hamlin Wade, Harriet Holt and H. Wallace Roberts, all of Chapel Hill, and Lewis H. Par ham, Charlotte and Gilliam. CERTIFICATE Ham Wade, who presided at the banquet as president of the Law Student Assn., -presented a certi ficate signifying 25 years service on the. faculty to Profess-or Frank W. Hanft. Dean Henry Brandis and Duane Gilliam made short speeches honor ing President Friday and Mr. Ay cock, both of whom were graduated from the School of Law in 1948. Jim Ramsey of Roxboro, president-elect of the Assn., also spoke briefly at the banquet. Wire Service Playmakers To Present Peer Gynt' This season's outdoor production sy the Carolina Playmakers will be a new version of Ibsen's ' Peer Gynt", directed by Dramatic Art Professor Kai Jurgensen, at the Forest Theatre May 10, 11 and 12 at 8:30 p.m. The play has been adapted by Jurgensen from his and Robert Schenkkan's translation. Special nusic for this production was writ ten and directed by Joel Shadabe, music 'student from New York City. LEAD ROLE J Playing Peer Gynt will be Ken Lowry of Troy, Ohio, a UNC senior najcring in English. Lowry has vent the past two summers work ng in summer stock, and has ap peared in several riaymakcrs pro- Juctions. Appearing as Aase, Peer's moth er, is Miss Betty Jinnette of Golds boro. A transfer student from Wo man's College this year, she ha acted in four of the five Play maker productions so far this year. Al Gordon of Greensboro will ap pear as the Button Moulder. Gor don is known locally for his char acterizations in "Ondine", "A Midsummer-Night's Dream", "Seven teen", "Blood Wedding", "Desire Under the Elms", and other plays. He is a performer in the Chero kee symphonic drama, "Unto The-e Hills." Solveig, Peer's faithful sweet heart, will be played by Mrs. Mar tha Fouse cf Chapel Hill, who ap peared in the Playmakers' "Show boat" and "Blood Wedding," and has presented several voice recitals. The Greenclad (Anitra) will bp Miss Amanda Meiggs of.Moyock, a former Woman's College student, who toured this year in "Androcies and the Lion" and danced in "Brigadoon". The Mountain King will be acted by David Small of Morehead City, baritone in "Showboat", "Seven teen", and "Brigadoon", and lion in "Androcles- and the Lion". OTHERS Others in the cast are: James Sechrest of Thomasville; Miss Mary Vann Finley of Marion; Stan Shaw of Hamilton, Ohio; Gene Parsons of Chapel Hill; Miss Barbara Battle of Miami, Fla.; Russell Link of Ja macia, N. Y. Miss Barbara .Zwahlen of Chapel Ysee PL AY MAKERS, Page 3) V v. Receives Cartoonist Award Herbert L. 'Block "Herblock" whose cartoons appear often in this paper, celebrates cartoonwise his reception of the National Cartoonists Society's coveted Reuben Award as "the outstanding car toonist of the year 1956." This is the first time the award, based n balloting by fellow cartoonists, has gone to an editorial cartoonist. The trophy was presented to Herblock Tuesday at the annual dinner of the Society in.Mew York City, CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA, SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 19S7 I 5---C '''""vC-X, A 8 i i MISS SHIRLEY CARPENTER . . . last year's-Miss Modern Venus IN SIGMA CHI PERRY: Race To Flesh Champ Back To Defend Title Highlighting the 13th annual Flesh. Last year's .Race to the Sigma Chi Derby Tuesday is the ' Flesh winner, Miss Pee Wee Bat Miss Modern Venus contest. fen, will be back to defend her Five other entertaining events will precede the Miss Modern Ven us contest, program officials have indicated. The derby will be held in Kenan Stadium, with a parade at 2 p.m. and the derby at 2:30 p.m. Nurses, Stray Greeks, Independ ent Women and five sororities will participate in the rest of the pro gram, t The Sigma Chi Derby,, modeled after the Kentucky Derby and handled the same way, features the Grand National as its first event. It is followed by the Race to the ...... ----- -. -.. - r'm: - It -t r ' TfL - V ; - i Hit the Geek is to be. the third event. The Secret fevent', fourth on the agenda, has been imported from Raleigh by tractor-trailer, accord ing to Sigma Chi spokesmen. Skits by participating groups will comprise the fifth evenL JUDGES Judges of the derby will be Jim Tatum, head .football coach; E. Carrington Smith, local theater operator; Joe Augustine and Mrs. Sutton, representatives of two other local business enterprises. The Geek, voted on by all fra ternity members, is Aubrey Rothrock, member of the golf i team. The Sigma Chi Derby, now a feature at over one hundred Sigma Chi chapters, began in the early I 30's at the University of Californ ia. It came to UNC in 1944. Events vary' in different chap ters from . year to year, j Officials for this year's derby t are Sonny Forbes, presiding stew ard, Brokie Lineweaver, Sonny Lacy and Bobby Cowell, also stewards. SENIOR GIFT WILL NOT BE 1957 FORD Seniors are in a state of perplex ity. They apparently have cars, 1957 Fords and cream-colored MG's on the mind all in connection with the forthcoming Senior Day Wednesday. x As a result of the presentation of a I9a7 Ford in The Daily Tar Heel yesterday, a good many sen iors have inferred this particular car will be offered as a prize Wed nesday night at the Senior Bar becue, Publicity Chairman Lou Rosenstock said yesterday. "On the contrary," Rosenstock said, "the car was presented only for approval. The selection com mittee has remained quiet about what car will actually be awarded, saying only that it will be a Ford." Rosenstock also said the com mittee has urge all seniors to attend the gala senior barbecue Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at the Patio to see the prize, winning se Iecion. Tickets for the drawing may only be obtained at the . senior meeting Wednesday morning at 10 a an. in Memorial Hall, he pointed ouL Offices in i m ! mwmmmmmmm 'New GM B Director : . T Be Named Neid - V . - mm, mm - T F ' Veelc Says Mb in V 6th Fleet NORFOLK, Va.-(AP) William B. Franke, Undersecretary of the Navy, said today one reason the 6th Fleet is going to the Eastern Mediterranean is to be ready to evacuate Americans from the trouble-torn Jordan area if that should prove necessary. - At a news conference, Franke said the fleet is being moved from the Western Mediterranean for two rsasons: "Partly as a result of training exercises" and "partly be cause we may have to evacuate Americans." He did not mention what of ficials in Washington have private ly described as the main purpose of the move to make a show of force in support of the threatened government of Jordan. Southern War TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) Honduras yesterday recall ed its ambassador to Nicaragua and made fresh charges that Nicarag uan troops have invaded Hon- duran territory. The Honduran government said the. return of Ambassador Leoni- das Pinedai from Managua is "the first step toward breaking diplo matic relations with Nicaragua. Honduras sent air force planes to the disputed border area. It also was visited by some members of the ruling military junta. Battleships Junked LONDON (AP) Britain wrote the end yesterday to a historic chapter in the story of the Royal Navy. ' The government announced plans for a nuclear age navy with the emphasis on small, fast ships in stead of the heavy battleships and cruisers which spearheaded Brit ain's fighting fleet in two world wars. Bound for the scrap heap are four famed battleships the King George V. The Duke of York, the Anson and the Howe. Traditional cruisers are to make way for fast fleet escort vessels carrying guid ed missiles. 109 Years Of Duty JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Yesterday was Confederate Mem orial Day in Florida, Georgia, Mis sissippi and Alabama. These two incidents were report' ed by the Jacksonville Journal: Someone telephoned the news paper to ask where he could buy a "big" Confederate flag to fly and the Journal telephoned Laural Hill, Fla. to ask about the health of William A. Lundy, 109, one oi the three surviving Civil War veterans. The telephone operator appar ently never heard of him because she asked if he were on active 'duty. It turned out he doesn't have a telephone. Kinq Appoints Toulon LONDON (AP) King Husse in's appointment of Suleiman Tou kan as military governor of Jor dan was seen by western diplomats here last night as a master stroke in the young monarch's struggle against Egyptian domination. The pro-western Toukan is con sidered one of the most influential personalities on the West Bank of the River Jordan. It is in this region that Egypt's President Gamal Abdel Nasser is making hi3 biggest pitch for the support of Jordan's Nationalists and Left Wingers in his dream to (See WORIJ) NEWS, Page 3) Graham Memorial Chancellor House To Receive Names By First Of Week McGuire Made Fund Chairman For NC Drive Basketball Coach Frank McGuire has been named fund campaign chairman for the Norty Carolina Assn. for Mental Health. I Announcement of McGuire's ap- pomtment was made Friday by Dr. Marshall Fisher of Charlotte, president of the Assn. During Mental Health Week, April 28 to May 4, North Caro lina, in conjunction with the Na tional Assn. for Mental Health, is attempting to mobilize citizen in terest and action in behalf of -the mentally ill. In a statement. McGuire said if 4w iB , Tv,0toi hn n. ciation in your community, get in touch with it to find out what you can do. "If your community does not have a local mental health asso ciation, we strongly recommend that you make "mental ilkiess' the subject of the next meeting of the organization Jo which you belong and that your organization go on record in behalf of a fair break for the mentally ill. The mentally ill can come back re- covered, healthy, normal if you will help them." McGuire called attention to a report of the National Assn. for Mental Health which showed that for the first time in many years there .was a definite slow-down in the rise cf the nation's mental hospital population. "This is heartening news in deed," he declared. "For the past 30 years, mental hospital rolls have been climbing steeply and win entaii supervising the main- steadily, until in 1956 they reach- tenance jt Graham Memorial and ed the staggering figure of more acting as an advisor to the Ac- than 750,000. This figure may have tivities,, Board. little meaning until we realize Hp will, in effect, act as a con that it exceeds the total of all other solidating figure in th? GM pro- hospitals combined." The state president of the Assn. for Mental Health also announced today that exchange clubs through out North Carolina have adopted mental health as one of their major projects for the coming year. ORIENTATION INTERVIEWS ANNOUNCED The Campus Orientation Com "nittee will meet in the Woodhouse Conference Room of Graham Mem jrial to interview men for the 1957 counselor program at the following imes: tomorrow 6-9 p.m.; Monday 2-6 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Interviews will end Monday night md it will be necessary for all nen interested to complete their nterviews by then, an announce ment said. "I hope that the men will be , ible to appear at their scheduled ! imes but in the event that this J is impossible any of the above ' times will be satisfactory with the committee," said Jerry Oppenheim er, campus orientation chairman. Golfers Lose, 17-0 The University of Maryland's golf team routed the, North Caro line Tar Heels yesterday by blanking them 17-0. UNC is de fending champion in the confer ence and this was the first con ference loss of the season for the Tar Heels. U2 n n Ofl awe U u The Graham Memorial Board of Directors is slated to submit nom inations to Director of Student Ac tivities Sam MaGill for the long sought GM Director by the first of next week, it was announced yesterday. According to MaGill, the approv ed names will ultimately be sent through proper channels to Chan cellor Robert House who is ex pected to make the final appoint ment sometime during the week. The GM Board of Directors has hepn u.-nrkinf nvpr a nprinrl nf two semesters toward fmin2 the dhec. torship vacancy which has existed ( since James Wallace resigned the post, last spring. Solution toward filling the GM vacancy , has been !ow in coming about, according to MaGill, because of the deliberate consideration the members have given to var- j jOUs candidates. He also cited ths problem of transporting various candidates to the university for in- terviews as a the post. drawback to filing J Since Wallace's resignation la,t fall, Misj Linda Mann has been Misj Linda acting in the capacity of GM Dir ector. She is expected to leave the position in June, however. The Board of Directors is e- pected to. submit four nam;.. U MagilJ by the first of the wt Board members will interview ti final candidate under con.-;ideratioii this weekend, f.Aftr the ,Coard recommenda tions are submitted to MaGill, he will forward the names and his comments to Dean Arnold Perry who will be acting in lieu of the Dean of Student Affairs. ' Chancellor Hou-a will then re- ceive the accumulated comments and considerations and formulate his' decision sometime in the im mediate future, Magill said. When the new GM director as sumes his position, his function gram and a liason between the Activities Board and the program ming o outside events. Planetarium Easter Show Schedule To End Monday "Easter, the Awakening," which has been seen by more than 21,000 persons at the Morehead Plane tarium here this year, will end Monday night, it was announced Friday by Planetarium Manager A. F. Jenzano. "The Easter story will not be continued beyond its scheduled closing date." Jenzano said, ex plaining he believed the an houncement necessary because in a number of prior years the run has been extended. 'There is still ample time to see the colorful show," he said, "because it will be given four times on Saturday and Sunday and three times on Monday." A new demonstration titled "Signals from the Star" will open at the Planetarium on Tuesday. INFIRMARY LIST mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmtmmmmmmmmmmmmi Students in the Infirmary yes terday included: Misses Mary Goodwin, Susan Donald, June Craft, Sheila Cron an, Anne Llewellyn, Hlen Wil liams and Mrs. Shirley Weiss; and Jean Pierre Boissault, Char les Shelton, Edward Madden, Charles Palmer, Eugene Felton, Theodore Wohlbruck, Willis Whitehead, Ralph Hawkins, Dav id Anseiif and Thomas Hail. FOUR PAGES TH"

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