Vol. 1—No. 26 U. S. Navy Pre-Flight School, Chapel Hill, N. C. Saturday, March 20, 1943 Hews Briefs... 10 Officers Detached During Past Week Ten more Pre-Flight officers Were detached during the past 'veek, seven being transferred for foreign duty. Those leaving for duty with the fleet are Lieut. Forest H. Kendall, USNR, platoon officer; Lieut. George F. Neilan, USNR, assist ant coach, boxing; Lieut. C. A. Shollenberger, USNR, assistant coach, wrestling; Lieut. Warren E. Lentz, USNR, assistant coach, Swimming; Lieut. Thomas W. O’ Connor, USNR, assistant coach, hand-to-hand; Lieut, (jg) An thony Rubino, USNR, assistant, labor engineering; and Lieut, (jg) Ii’ving S. Tutt, USNR, assistant, sports program. The following three were trans ferred to the Naval Air Naviga tion School, Hollywood, Fla.: Lieut, (jg) Sam Donato, USNR, assistant coach, football; Lieut. Og) William J. Hartwell, USNR, Assistant coach, hand-to-hand; and ®ns. Stanley F. Pechar, USNR, Assistant coach, swimming. * * * Crew Members Seven enlisted men have re ported here for duty during the Past fortnight. The new members of the crew George C. Shirley, Sk2c; ^alph E. Ficken worth, Sk2c; Howard E. Faok, S2c; John M. ^^I'kasovsky, S2c; James D. Si'own, Sk3c; Ernest R. Cross, ®k3c, and Odie E. Ford, CCStd. * * * ‘Keep Off the Grass’ All Naval personnel attached to station are requested by the Commanding Officer to cooperate fully with the University of North Carolina in the “Keep Off the ^I’ass” program instituted to pro- tect the newly planted and sodded ^^^eas around the campus. Certain sections of the Navy ^I’ea are included in the “help the ■ -‘a msm 'in ii; mmmm\ mm I ■■ : Public Invited to Visit Navy Hall Tomorrow Navy Hall, the new Pre-Flight building on Country Club Road directly behind Stacy Dormi tory, will be open for inspection by the public from 1-100 to 1700 tomorrow, it was announced during the past week by Comdr. John P. Graflf, USN (Ret.), Commanding Officer of the Pre-Flight School. To]) ranking officers of the station are scheduled to be OH hand to greet the guests. University officials, students, and townspeople are cordially invited to inspect the building. Xavy Hall contains public lounge rooms on the main iloor for the use of Cadets, their families luid friends. The main room is furnished with red, I brown and green leather uphol stered chairs and divans. A large open fireplace is at each end of the room. One of the wings is provided with game tables, while the oppo site wing is occupied by the Pub lic Relations Department, which maintains an information desk near the main entrance of the building for the convenience and assistance of all visitors. Navy Hall has been designated by the Commanding Officer as the official visitors’ entrance to the Pre- Flight School, and all cadets are requested to notify their visitors of this arrangement and instruct them to call at Navy Hall when they wish to come on the station. THE COLONIAL STYLED main entrance to Navy Hall is shown in the top picture, while the bottom interior view reflects the comfort able, club-like atmosphere provided in the cypress-paneled main lounge where cadets may meet with relatives and friends . . . and relax. grass” program. All areas affect ed will be posted with “Keep Off the Grass” signs. * =!' A1 Sabo Promoted Add to the list of officer pro motions reported herein last issue the name of Alexander Sabo, as sistant baseball coach, who was raised to the rank of full lieuten ant by AlNav 37. Mclver Honors Cadets Mclver dormitory is holding open house for cadets of the 20th and 21st Battalions tomorrow af ternoon from 1600 to 1800. )): * * Dental Officer Reports Lieut. Comdr. Jacob E. L. Thomas, DC-V(G), USNR, came aboard Mar. 15, and will serve as senior dental officer. Movie Schedule Mar. 20—Free movie at Village Theatre, “War Against Mrs. Had ley” with Fay Bainter and Ed ward Arnold. Also short subject, “Tomorrow We Fly.” Feature starts at 1330, 1523, 1930 and 2124. Complete show one hour, 57 minutes. Mar. 21—Free movie at Village Theatre, “Wings for the Eagle” with Ann Sheridan and Dennis Morgan. Also short subject, “Men of the U. S. Navy.” Feature starts at 1310 and 1509. Complete show one hour, 59 minutes.