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I U.ll.C. Library rt Box 1770 ATHER Cpal Ulil, H,C, TI..u!y and roolrr. IIlRh 62. ELECTION The pendulum has swung. See page 2. VOLUME LXVII, NO. 135 Complete W Wire Service CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA, FRIDAY, APRIL 10, 1959 Offices in Graham Memorial FOUR PAGES THIS ISSUE . A . . . V OLKMAN5 WITH KENTON man Club this weekend. "Spring Germans' wilt open with a dance tonisht in Woollen Gymnasium, featuring jau artist Stan Kenton. The Saturday afternoon concert in Memorial Hall will have Kenton as well as the Four Freshmen, vocal group. Fourteen sponsors have been announced, and they will participate with their escorts in the dance's main figure. They are, top row (left to right): Susan Riddle Lockett of Chatham, N. J., for her husband, F. Walker Lockttt (Delta Kappa Epsilon) of Summit, N. J., club treasurer; Judith Bunn of Huntington, W. Va., for Jchn S. McKee (24 m P) of Moraanton. nrrilHnl- RnKIn Unit nt Crkn.riu KJ V tm Jonathan Yardley (St. Anthony) of Chatham, Va., vice president; and Lou Anne Howell of Wilmington for Charles W. Pittman Jr. (Phi Delta Theta) of Columbia, S. C, secretary. Second row: Pat Walker of Greensboro for Russell J. Hollers (Pi Kappa Alpha) of Durham; Nancy Williams for Robert B. Smith Jr. (Sigma Chi), both of Lexington; Louise Hardie Chapman for Julian T. Baker Jr. (Zeta Psi), both of Ra leigh; Eliiabeth L. Strong for Willis A. Wilson (Delta Kappa Epsilon), both of Raleigh; and Joyce K. Strickland for Sieve Upten (Kappa Alpha), both of Smithfield. Third row: Pat Cherry of Washington, D. C. for Charles P. Graham Jr. (Phi Gamma Delta) of Wilmington; Katherine Anne Ross of Beckley, W. Va for John R. Crawford (Sigma Nu) of Salisbury; Kay Remmy for Chester BroWn Jr. (Beta Theta Pi), both of Greensboro; Lou Johnson of Burgaw for Frank Craighill (Sigma Alpha Epsilon) of Hender sonvilte; and Kathy O'Lenic of Chattanooga, Tenn. for Hugh Goodman (Alpha Tau Omega) of Signal Mountain, Tenn. Glee Club Plans Concert A th' cnncitt .y the Woman's ! Uarnhanlt, James Holmes and j spirituals, folk songs and other cho ( f !!-f Choir mm Greensboro and Theodore Quast; violist Hans-Karl ! rues for male voices by Benjamin tl.r I'NC r,:,.- Chb will bo given Sr.mljy ..' .'5 ; m in Ul H..11. Ur!r the direction of Robert Mor r. from Woman's College and Joel Cirter of t'NC. the program will feature Viila-Lobos "Mass in Honor of Sjint Sebastian." which will be .s jn by the the combined choirs of n.ore than loo voices. This rarely performed work vill bv accompanied by violinists Midgie Henderson: Not A By RON MUM ATI: Thin is the fourth of a scries on the town of Henderson in the ake of a four month strike. The srrie wai compiled by Ron Shu mate and Peter Ness.) Henderson is not a mill town. Henderson is a middle-size town composed a middle-class people as a whole. The town's population, about is composed largely of ion mill workers. The .'.tnke whir h has been waging :t 21 weeks at the Harriet-Hender-..on Cotlon Mill, the town's largest industry, has put about 1,200 people i.t of work jiM over one tenth of the tot;i! population. Hut the mill payroll prior to the s'rike was $M.00fl per week. It was dwindled to aboit $21,000 per week. rid the town's economy has suf ered. But apparently no one has gone o it of business unless some of the ery small grocers In the heart of the mill area have done so. Henderson h a quiet town. It has oru central street, on which are the I.irge part of the town's businesses. ! ' SPONSORS . ' r c ' V X- - IftHf) SPRING GERMANS AT UNC Spring's arrival in Chapel I iltz, and bassoonists Martha Jane Cilreath ami Frank Starhuck. The Woman's College group, con ducted by Dr. Morirs and accom- panied by pianist Joyce Boone, will open the program with choral works I by Bach. Brahms, Donovan and I Bartok. The UNC Glee Club, with Dr. Car ter conducting and R. V. Fulk ac- I rompanying, will sing a group of The city hall, police and fire sta tions, the sneriff's office and other city and county offices are located on this main artery. The southern part of Henderson is piedominantly residential parti cularly near the city limits. But in the northern end of the town are located, in addition to the mill village, several motels, restau rants, the highway patrol headquar ters and another mill. A railroad line runs through the town, a block to the left of the main street, going north. One might even say the railroad serves to split the town into two separate factions, as both the North and South Henderson mill villages lie beyond the railroad. And, to a great degree, the town is divided into two classes the mill workers and the remainder of the town. One Henderson resident put it like tnis: "Suppose you live in one of tin? better residential districts of town and date a girl, from South Henderson, for instance. Well, peo ple will say, 'He goes with a girl from Souh Henderson; but they ,A v ? r ) '1;..,. p ! j I til , - ' ' ' HENDERSON MILL , , , the fence divide Hill will be celebrated by the Ger Britten, Robert Kurka, Charles Tal madgc and R.. Williams. Vocal soloists will include sopran os Jo Anne Weber and Jo Ann Cur lee; altos Janet Stauffer and Jean W. Penland from Woman's College; tenor, Anthony Lampron; baritones, Kenneth James and Richard Ger- rush; and bass, Sidney Huggins from UNC. Mill Community won't say, 'He goes with Betty or Susie or whoever it may be. This just gives you one example of the way the town is split up." The majority of the mill houses are nothing more than simple frame houses many of them are in need of repair. But some of them have new paint, and have been patched jp to look much better than others. In fact, some of them look as nice as some of the homes in the "bet ter" residential sections of town. The 10 p.m. curfew that was called for Monday by Mayor Carroll Sing leton is certainly something that is needed. Though the sidewalks are virtually deserted after sundown, quite a few teen-agers were out in A local drive-in restaurant was crowded with cars about 10:00 last Friday night, but virtually de serted 30 minutes later. One car-load of teen-agers sped past shouting, "Let's race." Other tars containing teen-agers were seen all over town, but primarily on the main streets the ones with the most lighting. Very few cars, with the ex ception of State Highway Patrol Ugly Man Deadline Extended The UMOC deadline has been ex tended until noon Saturday by Alpha Phi Omega Tresident Randal Ether klge. "We feel that many dormitories and fraternities could arrange with the Photo Lab for the three prints necessary to enter if we gave them another day, "Etheridge said. Beginning Monday students will be able to vote for the "Ugliest Man I on the Campus" in a contest spon sored by Carolina's service frater nity. Polls will be maintained at the Scuttlebutt. Y-court and the Pine Room each afternoon. Students will vote for their choice after studying the 5 by 7 inch photographs dis played by depositing a penny for every vote they wish to register. "Several fraternities already have turned in the three photographs of their most hidious examples of the human race," affirmed Etheridge on Tuesday. He went on to explain that any interested group could obtain the necessary photographs of their contestant from the Photo Lob for "about $2.50." Entries should be brought to the APO office located in the basement of Smith Dorm by Friday afternoon. The winner will be presented a de stinctive mahogany plaque bearing his name and honor together with a caricature of the Ugly Man as seen on posters on the campus. Rabb Heads Group Ted Rabb was elected Archon of Kappa Chapter of Pi Kappa Phi So cial Fraternity at semi-annual elec tions held recently. Other new officers include Mal comb Brown, secretary; Daiiel West, treasurer; William Brinkley, warden; Harold "Pete" Fortner, historian and James Miller, chap lain. Outgoing officers arc Clarence Carter, Archon; Lloyd Infinger, sec retary; Darrell Hawkins, treasurer; larold "Pete" Fortner, historian and Donald Shaw, chaplain. cars and the "night watchers," were on the more dimly-lit streets. Late at night nearly all the motels near the Highway Patrol headquar ters in North Henderson were filled with the troopers' silver and black cars. As we rode around through the mill area, our headlights flicked on a house situated at an intersection where two streets formed a "T." (The house was at the end of the street that formed the base of the Only a fraction of a minute had passed after our headlights had hit the house, when two large floodlights came on and a man and woman ran out into the yard. As we turned the corner and drove on by, they walked around to the back of the house to watch us. The man held something long and slender in his hands. Saturday, we stopped at a house that was dynamited several weeks ago. As Pete took some pictures of the house, I waited in the car. Two husky young men, each about 25, strolled over to the car. "Where you from?" one of them asked. I told him. "You don't work over in the mill, do you?" he asked. He emphasized the word "work." I assured him that I did not work in the mill. "Well, we just wanted to make sure," he said. "We don't allow none ol them workers to take any pic tures over here." Later in the day, as we rode by the North Henderson union hall, we stopped to take a picture of the hall. As we sat there only for a minute or so several strikers looked at us, looked at each other and several of them started to walk toward us. That was one time 'I was thankful 1 for a good right fqotjuid, four wfceels. Cast u Diversity Party In Power i Leqisiarure passes udgef In Record By STAN BLACK The last session of the Twenty- sixth Student Legislature passed the 1959-60 student government budget Common Governmenf Necessary -- Smith "People can't live in close con tact without fighting, unless they live under a common government," MacNeill Smith of Greensboro, a leader in the world government or ganization in North Carolina, said here Thursday. Smith was the keynote speaker at the first plenary session in Memorial Hall Thursday night for the United Nations Model Assembly. In his address he said a way to prevent wars Is to live under a sys tem of single government on an in ternational scale, some what the same way that people have similar governments in towns, states and nations. "The people of the world are now in daily contact with one another," said the Greensboro attorney, "a result of trade and scientific im provements in transportation and communication. Whether we like it or not, it's so ... . "The people of the world, living in close daily contact can't get along without fighting, sooner or later, un less they live under a common gov ernment. It is naive to think other wise. But in spite of two World Wars, many people haven't seen it yet." Smith advocated to the assembly a revision ot tne united Nations to levd towards stronger world gov ernment in endeavors to reduce arm aments and taxation, as well as to find peace, prosperity and freedom. The model assembly's economic, political and disarmament commit tees will meet today from 9 a.m. to 12 noon with an hour coffee break Officia NAME TMI TMII TMIII TMIV DMI DMII DMIII DMIV DMV DMVI DWI DWII TW A3S & INF TOTALS STUDENT BODY PRESIDENT Charlie Gray 150 341 125 68 144 189 182 157 86 211 173 167 96 51 2,140 Norman B. Smith 22 25 66 65 82 191 201 131 109 155 133 146 30 11 1,367 STUDENT BODY VICE PRESIDENT Jim Crownover 46 49 81 71 110 258 211 127 89 202 123 123 32 26 1,55? David Grigg 124 317 104 54 112 124 167 158 106 161 165 180 94 37 1,903 STUDENT BODY SECRETARY Ann Lucas 52 61 74 73 115 218 211 166 105 189 130 212 34 ' 27 1,667 Sue Wood 120 308 110 54 109 163 163 120 89 132 163 95 91 37 1,809 STUDENT BODY TREASURER Bob Bingham 113 284 101 54 88 186 167 124 94 200 162 169 96 40 1,878 Erwin Fuller 57 57 75 69 ' 137 181 200 159 100 159 139 133 29 23 1,523 EDITOR, THE DAILY TAR HEEL Davis Young 126 282 119 76 152 242 173 156 133 211 242 271 119 48 2,355 EDITOR, YACKETY YACK Bob Austin and Tom Overman 137 304 131 73 137 228 238 185 157 222 231 246 119 44 2,452 Michael Smith 29 45 37 38 78 131 123 89 32 121 37 41 4 17 822 SENIOR CLASS PRESIDENT George Grayson 14 11 21 13 13 20 49 40 24 26 68 71 8 8 386 Wade Smith 36 93 38 9 41 19 43 15 21 39 105 84 30 10 583 SENIOR CLASS VICE PRESIDENT David Evans 15 16 22 12 26 30 59 32 30 37 89 76 9 8 461 Dick Pattisall 35 89 35 10 25 8 33 17 14 27 73 72 29 10 482 SENIOR CLASS SECRETARY Cynthia Grant 33 -83 33 12 19 11 33 14 17 23 91 109 26 4 508 Martha Morgan 15 20 25 10 32 27 60 40 28 42 82 44 12 13 450 SENIOR CLASS TREASURER Jim Crawford 32 84 41 9 25 21 44 28 22 33 - 94 81 27 6 547 John Crotty 18 20 16 13 28 17 49 26 23 32 74 64 11 10 401 SENIOR CLASS SOCIAL CHAIRMAN Marion Hays 41 88 35 8 Bunky Jester 8 16 19 14 CAROLINA ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION PRESIDENT Tom Cordle 37 67 72 66 Angus Dugg 118 275 107 50 HEAD CHEERLEADER Charlie Graham 103 294 109 56 Dick Rhyne 55 45 73 54 STUDENT COUNCIL (three elected) Neal Boden 130 269 157 91 John C. Ray 136 266 136 90 VVayne Venters 26 284 136 92 CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT For 90 224 121 84 Against ; 54 93 54 27 Ballots in record time last night. Only five changes of any impor tance were made in the recommend ations of the Budget Committee, of at 10 a.m. The committees will resume after lunch from 2 until 5:30 p.m. The second plenary session will be in Memorial Hall at 8 p.m. George V. Allen will be the main speaker. There will be a reception for him afterwards in Graham Me morial. Saturday's schedule calls for the third plenary session in Gerrard Hall from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. The election of CCUN officers will be at 2 p.m. in Gerrard. An United Nations movie will be shown in Car roll Hall following the elections. Dormitory Officers Elected In the run-off elections Thursday for men's dormitory presidents and Intcrdormitory Council representa tives, the following were selected: Nelson Lowe, president of Cobb; Peter Williams, president, and Larry Stacy, IDC representative, for Lewis; Ron Britt, president of Park cr, and Joe Davenport, lDU rep resentative for Stacy. Another run-off election will be held Tuesday between Al Haines and Bill Williams for IDC representative in Grimes. IDC President Otto Funderburk announced that he was satisfied with the turnouts at the polls Tues day and Thursday. 24 28 116 . 99 90 129 157 153 165 157 51 9 29 200 171 168 205 293 288 310 282 75 ectioo I o 59 60 "IT rime which Charlie Gray was the chair man. As the budget stands now, there is $123,000 estimated income and $119,931.42 estimated expenses, leaving an unappropriated balance of $3,068.58 for leeway operations by the Student Legislature next year. Items entirely eliminated from the budget in committee include the Uni versity Club, the Exchange Schol arship Program, and the Ram and Ewe. The Carolina Quarterly was cut to two issues a year, and the Graduate Club speaker program, which closely paralleled the work of the Carolina Forum, was com- letely cut. The Interdormitory Council's ap propriation for social activities was increased by $1100 over last year up o $2300, on the basis of good handl ing this year. The Graham Memorial and Yack amounts were also raised $1,000 over last year in committee, due to increased operations. Most other recommendations were sub stantially in line with the prior year's budget. Acting last night, the Student Leg islature did revise the appropriations of several organizations as recom mended by Gray's committee. The number of delegates sent to the Na tional Students Association conven tion was reduced in the interests of economy and efficiency of serv ice. About $500 in travel money was taken from the Debate Squad and given to the Carolina Forum for an increased program of guest speak ers. In order to maintain a respec table unappropriated balance Jim Crownover suggested that the Caro lina Symposium figure be reduced by $250, with the understanding that if more was needed, it could be asked for. The budget was finally passed with the comment that the unappropri ated balance this coming year is the smallest in recent years. Stu dent government leaders have noted (See LEGISLATURE, Page 3) 28 65 211 152 172 194 299 287 299 279 81 14 36 162 123 119 168 245 246 248 193 83 17 27 83 110 100 94 160 156 160 137 4i 24 33 160 208 182 182 306 308 314 259 96 74 94 100 176 171 119 244 238 237 203 70 Place The University Party managed to sweep almost everything in sight as they whipped the Student Party for all offices, save the Student Legis lature and one senior class office. Heaviest winner was Charlie Gray who soundly trounced Norman Smith for president of the student body. A margin of 772 votes led the Uni versity Party's Gray to victory over Smith, Student Party nominee for president of student government. The University Party also took the vice president, secretary and treas urer positions in the executive de partment of student government. For the vice presidency David Grigg had 1,930 votes against JLru Crownover 's 1,557 votes. The closest race of the big four was for secretary. Final tabulations gave Sue Wood 1,809 votes to Ann Luca's 1,666, a margin of 243. Bob Bingham won the office of treasurer over Erwin Fuller 1,878 to 1,522. Unopposed for editor of The Daily Tar Heel, Davis Young received 2350. There were over 600 votes cast for write-ins with Henry S. Snow taking 54 of them. Bob Austin and Tom Overman took a lead oi ib29 over Alike bmitn as co-editors oft he Yackety-Yack. Aus tin and Overman had 2451 votes to Smith's 822. Bill Crutchfield led for Men's Hon or Council with 201 votes and was followed closely by David Harper with 162 and George Campbell with 146 for the two other Honor Council seats. Angus Duff won a sweeping vic tcry for president of the Carolina. Athletic Association, while Charlie Graham polled enough to soundly w-lup""TJfcKThyne for head cheer leader. In all 3611 students cast ballots in the spring election. BULLETIN Erwin Fuller was elected Stu dent Council Chairman last night, as the 1958-59 council performed its last official act. Fuller, defeated Student Party treasurer candidate, served on the Student Council throughout the past year. Fuller is a junior. The council also selected Joe Warner as clerk for the next year. urns 55 92 156 142 204 95 272 269 221 224 63 22 16 39 81 99 19 112 110 112 73 33 9 9 26 40 49 13 53 53 53 33 S3 443 472 1.495 1,852 1,916 1,455 2.7?? 2,751 2,712 2,364 I 1 A

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