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WEATHER Partly cloudy and r..l (d . Wednesday, partly cloudy and VOTE TODAY This will be most important vote for the life of the paper sez ed on pg. 2. VOL. LXV NO. 58 Complete J") Wire Service CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 1957 Offices in Graham Memorial FOUR PAGES THIS isHw TOM uiyJLL.LSr L u i Carolina Cavalcade Of Talent Slated Tonight In Memorial -v. W 1 JIB WIPUIIliMHIiHII MWWHm - I I .1 LI I IIIUIW IIUJIUJJ.I ..I llllllllllll II II Jill IJILII II1MJIII I III Illlllllllll j,, j X , p' ;v' 1 v.r' mi y 1 1. PAUL RULE DOUG EISELE NEIL BASS I -'V awrfe.-V ' v. t Hy MAHY MOORE MASON Pee Wee flaslicd a gay and dazzl ing Fiiile at me as Cecil's lingers moved idly and expertly over the keys of the old piano. "Yes," she said, '"we have a re cord coming out, one that Cecil wrote for '"Thieves's Holiday." Sound and Fury's musical last year. The nrine of the record is "Lone some Train. I remembered Pee Wee Batten iind Cecil Hartsoe in last year's "Sound and Fury." You could hear a pin drop in Memorial Hall as Pee Wee sang the haunting blues ballad with Cecil's piano accom paniment coming forth softly from the orchestra pit. Pee Wee and Cecil, both now un der contract with Colonial Record, will be featured stars of the Caval cade of Talent which will take place tonight at 8 o'clock in Memo rial Hall. Pee Wee. the star of numerous campus shows, was the bined for an "Eisele for Editor winner of last year's talent show, i Rally" in Gerrard Hall last night. Her frme spread abror.l last year! Many of the prominent leaders when she recorded a oie v entihed I from alt phases of student govern "My Big Brother's Friends." I rr.ent were on hand to speak for A 22-year-old special student from j Eisele including: Sonny Evans, stu- Mount Gilead, Pee Wee spent one dent body president summer on a tour of Cuba as one i student body vice president; George Record Voting Is Expected In Recall A record vote L expected today in the second recall election to occur in UNC's history of student government. Paul Rule, Doug Eisele and incumbent editor, Neil Bass, are competing for the position of editor of The Daily Tar Heel. Paul Rule is a junior and journalism major who has been editor and publisher of the weekly South Norfolk (Va.) News since the spring of this- year. In addition, he is United Press correspondent for the South Norfolk area. In the past Rule has held positions of city editor of the Virginia Beach, Va.,-Daily Star and editor of the Tidewater Shopper of Ports mouth, Va. In radio and television he has served as program director Many Student Govt. Leaders Support Doug Eisele At Rally By DAVIS YOUNG On the eve of the recall election Douglas Eisele and his forces com- 'A week ago a person appeared the principle of recall. He stated: on the scene that I felt was more " , competent than me. I have with- ing for Bass as he was recalled the drawn because I feel that Doug" ( moment the petition went in. Eisele is more competent." I "There is nothing wrong with a Frye, former DTII staffer recall as it is perfectly legitimate, spoke to the group and stated: "As Be sure and see all the people you p member of the DTII staff, I have can and explain the issues to them. j been in a position to witness the Tomorrow will either he a person- and chief announcer for WTOV TV, Portsmouth, Va., as chief an nouncer for VVFOS, South Norfolk. Va. and as commercial writer for WRAP, Norfolk, Va. Doug Eisele is a sophomore and business major from Statesville After his graduation from high school in 1954 he worked for two This is not a valid reason for v;--1 years as a reporter for the States ville Record and Landmark. Dur ing that time he also represented the Charlotte Observer, the Greensboro Daily News and the Winston-Salem Journal in States ville, and the United Press in the I inrntmipfaflPV of th( nrccont orl:- : rial ilicaclur fnr TJoo A;.. . rw c.-o.i.. ' ' " ' vw.o... ui a u-: statesville area. PEEWCE BATTEN This Carolina coed, famous for hr record, "My Big Brother't Friend," will be one of the stars appearing in the Carolina Cavalcade of Talent tonight. Federal Inspection Nears For AFROTC ot several talent stars. She has also worked at the Plantation Club in Greensboro as a featured singer Mid comedy star. Cecil, a 21-year-old former stu !ent of UNC, is now living out in iiihii iflnu wnung music, lie was not oitty the pianist for Sound and Fury last year, but wrote much of the music for the show. Pee Wee. famous as a comedy actress as well as singer who can Ratisdale. senior class president aster for the school. J "I have seen the superior jourr.- J Lowenstein was the next to as . alistic ability of Dous. Until last sume the rostrum and said- "T and chairman of the Men's Honor veek t could not honestly support hope tomorrow that students will Council and Al Lowenstein. former ' anyone but Bass. However, since turn out in sufficient number to associate editor of the Daily Tar that time Doug has announce his j assure the election of Doug Eisele. f IPfl. j candidacy and I feel that he is ; The issue is not the viewpoint of First to speak for Eisele was the man." j the editor, but rather our quarrel j editor Kvans who stated: "If I could point, Furtado addressed the assem- with the incompetent manage-; ... ..1 Diaee ami sum: tieiore lasi ivioit- , -. " ;i. government is valid. 1 like tlay 1 too was unable to know how Bass personally, but do not j was going to vote. I feel that a? though Neil is a good Last year Eisele worked with the University News Bureau as a reporter and feature writer. This fall he was managing editor of the Daily Tar Heel until the time that dent Neil Iva Kitchell To Appear Here Dec. 3 World famous dance comedienne. Iva Kitchell, appear in Chapel Hill on Dec. 3 at 8 p. m. in Memorial Hall. Miss Kitchell will be sponsored by the Student Entertainment Commit tee. The performance will be free to all students upon presentation of identification cards. Iva Kitchell, known as "Impish Iva," has alone packed theatres in the United States, Canada , and South America. She is known lor her one-woman shows that sparkle I with brilliant rtanrinu and imitations Mof people who take themselves oq i seriously. i Her warmest admirers are the "I don't feci it is necessarv to go back further than last Monday journalism. He began working on feel that he has been a good editor, j thoush Neil is a good personal ! night to see the proof. Bass has; The Daily Tar Heel as a freshman "The issue is not whether you dis- j friend of mine, that he has demon used 2855h inches of editorial copy three years ago, and worked as a Kirno with hin nersntial OOinioilS. I ctrntoH q t-rrihlf iniirn.-ilist if" nt- in hi own hph:ilf to 5? inr hes for reporter, a columnist and, after Eisele. He has failed to print so Incumbent editor Neil Bass is u i ay danctrs .she im.-nieks." They senior majoring in English anil I ircognizc her skill and know she as they Tension mounts in t'r.e I'NC AF ROTC Corps as the Federal Inspec tion. Dec. f. draw s near. Y TV Series Will Present Play By Miller During the federal visitation, the entire UNC cadet will present a parade-review ceremony for the lia wm team from Headquarters AF .JJOTC. Maxwell Air Force Base, . . .L. 1 ..r I..- I ..out an aucnence m me uuun u, .s has hecn titude Ismail hand, will be joined in her . . , , , . . , competent. )0ined the 'clique because I Cava cade of Talent act by Ken. ., . Barry Winston, tormer canuiuaie j teei tnat uoug r.iseie is ine -n; for the editorship was the next competant candidate. The paper is I ran for the a terrible example today ol whut asons. ' can happen when an editor is m- student Callender. well - known fmerlinn from Greensboro HmvPver. this trio will be only Pkcr aild said: one of the many variety acts which ' Pion of editor for two re, will be in the show tonight, spon sored by the Y "Y Nite" commit tee and GMAB. Also featured from last year's far a letter by the Chairman of the Men's Honor Council and the Stu dent Council. "I don't feel that the DTH is college level writing of any kind. can play their game as well can. Some his election last spring, until the present. as editor years (See Kitchell ago. while dancing l'a;e 3) Dormitory polling places will in elude all dormitories except for Kenan and Conner. Town polling j places are listed as follows: Town i II wanted a good DTH and a telt competent and uses nis position 11,1 neeu oniy point to ieeeiu Men's I will vote in Carolina Inn: 'that I was the most competent per-' slander and abuse." page distortions. This recall is a Town Men's II will vote in th. son for the job of editor. 1 ih'ril.'l It CI DcMbert S Hoke Jr. and : how will be Hoke Simpson of re I.t Col Sidnev F. Wouan will make ! wording fame who is currently under up the Federal Inspection Team. Durintj the visitation the inspect ing officers wilt interview detach ment and cadet personnel and moni. Arthur Miller's play "A Memory )or cl;isses and ins,H.ct all other of Two Mondays" will be presented in an adapted version on WUNC TV tonight at 9:30. This is one of a scries of TV programs presented by W UNC I V in co peration with the YMCA. The scries is entitled "Faith and th-.- Fine Arts." Jim Studditord of NVUNCTV is the producer-director of the series and Jim ('arse, assistant director ol the "Y" has been serving as ad viscr to the planning group as well as moderator of the programs. Mi.-s Kv McClatthey is chairman of the planning gr- up which initi ated the series and plans the var ious programs in the series. Amor.g programs to be presort ed following Miller's play are a TV adaptation of Camus' "The Stran ger" next Tuesday night. Dec. 3; following that on successive Tues day nights will be a show on Pic asso with Mmcrva Pannell f the Art Dept.; and 'on l c 17 there .. ;m tw n nresentation on "The phases ot the cadet program here. According to Cadet 1st Lt. Wil liam Stewart. Cadet Group ISO, the purpose of the Federal Inspection is to develop and exchange ideas on ways to improve the AFROTC pro gram and L'ive the cadets the best possible instruction. Cadet Group Promotions contract to ABC- Paramount; Les Sutorius and his famous combo; Oliver Bloomer, student ventrilo quist, and his dummy, Jimmy Ros- (See Pee Wee Page 3) BULLETIN WASHINGTON, Nov. 25 IT' President Eisenhower was ordered to bed today after suffering what the white house termed "A chill." Tonight, however, he was re ported to be resting well. Dot P'ressly. secretary of the stu question of whether we will allow: Scuttlebutt; Town Men's III will; dent body stated: "If you are lik" the DTH to fall into unscrupulous vot0 in oraham Memorial: Townj me then you are sick of this en hands." ; Men's IV will vote in Victory Vi! i Kisele spoke briefly in his ow.i lage; and Town Women will vole behalf telling the group: "I have in Gerrard Hall, very much opposed to the recall j advertising or solicitin5 for as I feel it is ugly and un fortun-, advancement o any candidal ate." He pointed to his work as a . iUed within a radius of 50 feet from the ballot boxes. tire recall. This is a tragic case. However, I do not feel that we have a paper that we can he proud of. I too am behind Doug Eisele." Ragsdale said that he heard s ' person say yesterday that he is against Eisele because he is against . . . . ' .1 - (See Rally Page 3) IVA KITCHELL orship Candid PAUL RULE Former Cadet Lt. Col. Tom Fer i ell and Cadet Maj. Ralph Hunt, two I'NC Distinguished AFROTC Cadets, were promoted to Cadet Col and Cadet Lt. Col. respectively in a ceremonv held during a cent drill on Emerson Field. Maj. Jack Gabus and Capt. Thomas Humphrey sprang he pro motions on the senior cadets in sur prise award ceremony before the t nt ire cadet corps. Cadet Col. Farrel and Cadet Lt. Col. Hunt received the promotions for the outstanding work they have done with the cadet corps ,this Nativity Theme in Art" with Dr. seny stor as Cadet Group Command Somm'T, also of the University (-r and Cadet Executive Officer, res Art Dept. pectively. Featured in tonight's program AFROTC Flight Training "A Memory of Two Monday's" will a flying training program for v. l-tc O'Sullivan. Harvey Knox. ' M.njr cadets in the UNC AFROTC program will be initiated opening of the spring semester in January. Lt. Col. F. W. Swann. UNC pro fessor of Air Science, announced that all senior cadets who have r. . . t .. 1 .1 lrri' Gene Parsons, Mou i,ni aim juij Elliott. Phi To Meet The abolishment of capital punish ment will be tonight's bill for de- ( (,1Uillfu.d JIS fllturi. p,0t will receive Phi at tl bate in the meeting of the Phi. phi members will meet in hall .fourth floor New East. p. m. Maintaining that "capital punish ment docs not t nl fill its secondary purpose of being a deterrent to trime," the bill calls for the abolishment of such punishment in the L'uitod Stale. instruction. They will fly from the Horace Williams Airport I wish to take this opportunity to pass along to you a few of the more important points in my cur rent campaign for the position of editor of The Daily Tar Heel. (1) Journalism is a profession. re- i nnrl a ioomalist is bound bv ethics just as an attorney or a physician. The present editor has, in my opinion, violated these ethics through his conduct of the Tar Heel editorial page and should be "disbarred" by the recall election (2) The United States Supreme Court has set back race relations at least a generation. I believe that if the present cry of extreme in tegrationists is heeded the result will be disasterous. If elected, i j plan to express the view in editori als of a moderate segregationist. (3) Through economy measures and expanded coverage a much at the , better Tar Heel can be produced. I believe that my six years of pro fessional experience in this field will aid me in returning our pa per to the position of the foremost college daily in the United States. (4) Coach Tatum was hired to do a job. He is doing this job ad mirably well. If we believe in the ates DOUG EISELE Make Stateme nts Instruction will be supplied by Principle "innocent until proven Wilson Air Service. The new Ces sna "172," a 14.) horsepower aircraft with tricycle landing gear, will be used for the training. After 10 hours of dual flight ins- (Ste AI HOTC Page 3) guilty," then the present editor has condemned an innocent man. (5) A staff training program should be instituted at the Tar Heel. (6) Before entering an editorial election each prospective candi date should be required to pass a general examination on all phases of newspaper production. This test, under the supervision of the Pub lications Board, would assure the' presence of qualified candidates only. (7) Editorial page columnists should voice a wide range of opin ions and not merely "parrot" the editor's point of view. (8) I am completely independen' of political connection or control Not one penny of campaign fund? has heen contributed by anyone but me. I seek this position not for political advantage but as a journ alist who fee'ls he can improve ou newspaper. It is unon these eight points tha' I respectively solicit your vote ii this recall election. Statement from Grayson Mills campaign manager for Candidate Paul Rule: It is extremely unfortunate tha' what began as well-founded stu dent body sympathy cast to oust an incommensurate, heterochtic editor, has turned into a pot of political clap-trap. It has become evident to me that on one side of the ledger we have a group which took advantage o this sympathy to attempt to fur ther their own interests rather than hold the goal of improving the Tar Heel as their sole motive. "Eisele For Editor" hackers wound up their preelection cam paign Monday with submission of a letter signed by a cross-section who favor the NEIL BASS if UNC students ecall movement. Following is a reprint of the let ter, signed by the cross-section cf UNC students, who urged the elec- ion of Eisele today: "We are students who come from many phases of University 'if Rarnlu would u-p all npree on .IV. A,Ut.a.T T. ....... ' ... 1 - - iny issue. e do agree, nowever. that this is one of the most import- mt elections Carolina students have faced in many years, and w 'ope that you will read this letter before you vote today. "What is at stake in this elec ion is nothing less than a vindica ion of the idea that students are apable of responsible self-govern ment. Under the Carolina student constitution, the only way to re olace an irresponsible Editor is to recall him. If students are unwill ing to assume this responsibility when circumstances clearly de mand the replacement of an in competent student official, it be comes hard to defend the prinli ple that such decisions can be left in student hands. In this sense. "freedom of the press" is involved in the election, for our press can ly and responsibly edited. "Many of us opposed the recall two years ago, and none of us would support one now if it were j based on disagreement witn ine Editor's opinions. The issue, how ever, is not opinion but competence. "Although we have been con- j cerned with the quality of editori al writing in the Daily Tar Heel this year, we are supporting the recall primarily because of the re peated instances in which The Daily Tar Heel has ignored facts. distorted news stories, and abused innocent individuals. It is typical that the Editor's reaction to the signing of petitions by over 1.000 students was to dream up stories about "cliques" and political in trigue, and then to write editori als denouncing the "cliques" he has just invented. During the past few days we have watched with i growing sense of outrage the man ner in which the Editor has abused his office hy inventing news and body is awfully tired of this brand ol political manipulation, thts sense of negativism. And I feel confident that the student body will defeat it at the ballot boxes today. "I can hardly over emphasize the importance of this election as far as my life is concerned. But I matter very little. It is for my successors that I urge the student body to defeat political negativism at the polls. No editor can func tion successfully and speak out ur. hesitantly with the threat of 're call for disagreement's sake' star ing him in the face each time he sits at his typewriter. "When the student body graci ously elected me editor last spring, tee for Editorial Free Expression, i i realized the tremendous respon I am also encouraged by the sense j sibilities involved; but I had work of fairness which has governed the i cd on the paper for three years, campaign of editorship Candidate vvanted the job with all my heart, Faul Rule. j and accepted the responsibilities "I have been discouraged hy the . with all human devotion possible, political manipulation and sense ; .-If j sincereiv felt there was an- of negativism which has domin- other candidate in the race wkh "Today the student body will make a decision which will deter mine the fate of The Daily Tar Heel for the duration of its exis tence. "In Dast elections, there have been too few voters. Today, sH; dents can little afford not to ex ercise their priceless ballot box privilege. "The issue at stake far trans cends personalities. The issue now clouded by political manipu lation, charges and countercharg es is basic free expression as opposed to a controlled student press. "I have been encouraged by the number of students who have pledged their support to my cause and by the formation of a Commit tee Paul Tage 3) student body will not condone such tactics when the facts are presented. "It is fortunate that a journalist as well qualified as Doug Eisele is running for Editor of The Dai'ty remain free of outside censorship j Tar Hpel n this important elec and control only so long as stu- j tif)n He worked two years as a re- urni! aiv wining n.'i i burden of keeping their paper fair- (See Doug Page 3) seemed apparent that a particular cnce l wouid withdraw in defer- segment of the campus has been ence to him The paper js my life, devoted, not toward election of a and j re?pect it that much, better editor, but toward defeat of ..Tf j am re.eected through the an individual with whom it dis- grace 0f tne student body: agreed violently. The withdrawal (1) j win nojd mauCe toward no of one candidate and the late ?n- one Dut viji piedge my coopera try of another testifies to this pre- Uon toward forwarding the pre vailing negativism. "I am certain that the student, raS 3)

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