^4ance VOL. I, No. 9 ST. ANDREWS PRESBYTERIAN COLLEGE, LAURINBURG, N. C. JANUARY 30, 1963 Gen. Romulo To Lecture In Armory Monday Nite St. Andrews’ Concert-Lecture I Arthur on Bataan, Corregidor Series announces that General Carlos P. Romulo, noted jour nalist, author, international dip lomat, and champion of free dom, will be the speaker Feb. 5 at 8 p.m. in the Laurinburg N.G. Armory. General Romulo had former ly been scheduled to speak Dec. 4, but due to a national crisis, he was forced to interrupt his lecture series and return to the Philippines to assist the gov ernment. Romulo, a graduate of the University of the Philippines and Columbia University, serv ed during World War II as aide-de-camp to General Mac- Dr. E. H. Jones To Lead Service On 'Who Am Vt Dr. Edward Jones, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, Norfolk, Virginia, will be on campus Feb. 13-15 for Ser\lces of Christian Growth. His ad dresses will be built on the theme, Who Am I? The theme committee, Toni Baxter, Claude Andrews, Bee Kemmerlin, Patricia Finch, Peg gy Jones, Diane Owen, Betsy Holshouser, and Martha Walsh, (Continued on Page 2) and in Australia. He was pro moted to Brigadier General in Sept. 1944. Gen. Romulo is the recipient of the Philippine Congression al Medal of Honor, the Gold Cross, the Silver Star, and the Purple Heart. He has been editor of several newspapers and head of the English department at the Uni versity of the Philippines for four years. He was president of the Fourth General Assembly of the U.N., 1949-50, after hav ing been head of the Philip pines Delegation to the U.N. from its inception until 1953. He has served as an ambassa dor to the U.S. and as Philip pine representative on the U.N. Security Council. In addition to his other abili ties, Gen. Romulo has written such books as I Saw the Fall of the Philippines; I Saw the Phil ippines Rise; Crusade in Asia; and Friend to Friend; his lat est book is an autobiography, I Walked With Heros. In recognition of his literary accomplishments, Gen. Romulo received the Pulitzer Prize for d i s t inguished joumalisim in 1942. Since that time he has been awarded the Gold Medal Award from World Government News for work in the U.N. as well as 35 other Gold Medal and international awards for his distinguished work for peace. CHAMPION OF FREEIDOM — General Carlos Romulo, in ternational diplomat, will speak at the N.G. Armory next Mon day at 8 p.m. DormsSponsor Zodiac Dance, Commemorate Semester End Mecklenburg and Wilmington dormitories have combined their efforts to bring to St. Andrews a celebration, this in the form of p danc^, to be held Feb. 1. It is to be in the cafeteria from 8 to 12. Advance tickets are on salt for $3 or $2 stag. They will also be sold at the door for $3.50 and $2.50 re spectively. Mary Collins Wins Beauty Contest Blue-eyed, brown-haired Mary LeVan Collins from Marion, S. C., was crowned Miss Lamp and Shield in the beauty pageant held here at St. Andrews on Saturday, Jan. 20. From a field of 14 semi-finalists, Mary went on to the finals and was chosen as St. Andrews’ loveliest young lady. Barbara Hasty was first run ner-up, Diane Kearns, second, Diane Monroe, third, and Linda Steed was fourth. 19-Year-iOld Queen Miss Collins is 19, measurer five feet seven and one-hall inches, weighs 125 pounds and has light blue eyes and dark brown hair. Her parents are Mr. and Mrs. Lee H. Collins of Marion. In addition to her new title Mary LeVan holds the titles of Miss Marion, Queen Iris of the South Carolina Iris Festival, and Miss Merry Christmas of South Carolina. Mr. Robert Gustafson, maste’' of ceremonies, led the activitier as the number of contestant' was narrowed from 28 to 14 The five finalists chosen from these 14 were asked two ques tions and were judged partly bv their answers to the ques tions. Entertainment during the program was provided by Nyal Miss Mary LeVan Collins, the first Miss Lamp and Shield, Womble and Violet Culler, vo- is being presented her official crown by Johnnie Hamrock, calists, and a singing duet, Business Manager of THE LAMP AND SHIELD. Elaine Ward and Elaine Batts. The entertainment will be the Zodiacs of Charlotte. This ^roup was formerly known, as the Gladiolas, with such popu lar hits as “Little Darling” and : “Sweetheart, Please Don’t Go.'^ The name of the group was changed In 1958 due to a legal technicality caused when they changed managers. This name was decided by the group and taken from a book. Renowned Group The group has been together for a long time and have ac quired quite a reputation. They have appeared in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and many other places on the oast and west coast, as weU as on the Dick Clark Television Show. They are always popu lar on college campuses. The leader of the group is Cal McKinney of Norfolk, Vir ginia who holds a degree in music from Columbia Univer sity. McKinney does all the ar ranging for the group and also vrites. There are other out standing men in the group in- 3luding Albert Hill, Harry Ford ind WilU Cathy. Maurice Williams is featured /ocalist for the combo. The Prophet Co. Begins Service Thurs. Homing Thursday’s breakfast will mark the initiation of the new St. Andrews food service, in- tailed in the cafeteria by The Prophet Co. of Detroit, nation ally known firm for over 43 years. Possessor of some 300 other accounts, including General Mo tors plants, colleges, hospitals, and public restaurants, the man aging company plans very lit tle change in the cafeteria or ganization, according to H. A. Montegue, company head who is also president of the Nation al Restaurant Association. The scramble system will be retained with the bread and butter table being moved into the dining room to reduce con fusion. Meals will be served at the usual times, and new tick ets will be issued at the begin ning of spring semester. A student food committee, ad- vised by W. Lawson Allen, new co-ordinator of student affairs, will be organized to approve menus for weeks at a time. At lunch and supper students will have a selection of two meats as well as vegetables, salads, desserts, and beverages. Second helpings will be served in vegetables, beverages, Euid I bread and butter. During- the year special meals, including Hawaiian luaos, Ro man banquets, chuck wagon suppers, holiday festivities, and smorgasbord dinnera, wlU be served. Present cafeteria employees and student workers have been offered positions in the new food service management. As southern district manager of the Prophet Co., Walter De- Graaf will be supervisor of the St. Andrews system. Schedule of Events Feb. 1, Dance, Zodiacs; 5:00, Highland Players; 7:30, Great Books. Feb. 3, 8:00, Classes begin. Feb. 5, 8:00, Carlos Romu lo in Armory. Feb. 6, Dept. Clubs. Feb. 7, Pre-Inaugural Pro gram; 7:00, Vespers; 8:00, Basketball game at Wilming ton. Feb. 9, Schober’s Recital; 8:00, Basketball game, Geor gia State, here. Feb. 10, 8:00, Basketball game at Charleston. Feb. 12, 8:30, Curtis String Quartet. Sindenls To Try For College Choir Tryouts for the St. Andrews College Choir will be held Fri day, Feb. 2 at 4 pjn. in the Choral Rehearsal room (con servatory) for all interested persons who have not previ ously auditioned. At this time, group ear and individual voice tests wiU. be given. Mr. Lawrence Skinner, Direc tor, would like to particularly urge more boys to come and try out for the choir, especi ally bases. The college choir represents St. Andrews both on and off campus. A tour, chartered trips, 'lome concert, performance of najor choral works and ap- learances in chapel constitute a "najor part of the choir’s work ■;hroughout the year. ATTENTION Contestants in the beauty pageant are asked to check by THE LANCE office be tween 5:00-6:00 p.m. on Fri day, Feb. 2, or call the Man aging Editor regarding pho tos made at the pageant.