North Carolina Newspapers

    Page Four.
March 17, 1944.
Show Ticket Sale Adds
$70.60 To WSSF Fund
The selling of tickets to
“Madame Curie” proved to be a
great success for the Y. W. C. A.
The organization sponsored this
movie in order to raise money for
the World Student Service Fund.
$70.60 was raised, all of which will
go to the W. S. S. F.
Another project to raise money
■for the W. S. S. F. will be stunt
night, which will take place March
25th. The class winner will receive
$5.00, and the profits will go to
the W. S. 8, F-
Secretarial Dept. Visits
Reynolds Tobacco Co.
Students in the Secretarial De
partment visited the offices of the
E. J. Eeynolds Tobacco Company on
Tuesday afternoon and the Eeynolds
factory on Thursday afternoon.
Through the courtesy of Mr. Fred
Hill, treasurer of the company, stu
dents were introduced to Mr. Carlos
Cooper, head of the billing and tajj-
ulating departments, who explain
ed and had demonstrated for them
the International Business Machines
used in this department. In the
bookkeeping department Mr. G. E.
Ashburn explained the use of the
bookkeeping machines and told
how regular accounts are handled
and how special orders for prisoners
of war are taken care of. In the
filing and mailing department, Mr.
J. H. Mclver demoijstrated the
machines used for opening, fold
ing, sealing, and stamping letters
and showed the students the ex
tensive filing system of the company.
On Thursday afternoon those stu
dents who had never been through
the factory enjoyed a visit to both
the cigarette and the Prince Albert
manufacturing departments.
(Continued from Page One.)
regulations. Members of the senior
class must satisfy regulations of
two grading systems. The fresh
man year must show a record
of no failures, and one half
of the total number of the semester
hours must represent an average
of B or higher. In addition no more
than six semester hours of work of
C grade is allowed. For students un
der the present grading system, the
record must show a grade of A on
at least one fourth of the total num
ber of hours completed. Other grades
may be B, C, or D, but the total
number of hours of C must never ex
ceed the total number of hours of
A. Furthermore, the number of
hours of D must never exceed
six hours. Students of the junior
and senior classes who have
transferred to Salem are eligible
if they have completed three semest
ers at Salem.
The ceremonies on Thursday ivill
include the citation of charter mem
bers and of honorary members. The
speaker of the occasion will be Dr.
Winfield' H. Eogers, Professor of
English at the Woman’s College of
the University of Xorth Carolina.
Dr. Eogers is a well known scholar
and one frequently in demand as
a lecturer. He is a gradtiate of the
University of Michigan and of
Harvard University. Salem consi
ders ifself fortunate to have secured
the presence of Dr. Eogers on the
occasion of the installation of the
Honor Society.
(Continued from Page One.)
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Though this was her first trip to
North Carolina, Mrs. Dean has
traveled in the deep South, includ
ing Alabama, (with a broad “a”),
Mississippi, and Louisiana. She was
favorable impressed, she said, with
“the active thinking that is be-
inging done in the South about all
problems. ”
On the subject of her education
Miss Dean offered little information,
saying only that she received all
her university schooling in this
country. She majored in Internation
al Liny, taking her A. B. degree at
Eadofiffe, her M. A. at Yalt, and
returning to Radcliffe for her P.
H. D. Sh^ urged the field of In
ternational Law as a good on^ for
language students particularly.
Mrs. Dean left the impression of
the quiet efficiency of one crusad
ing for intelligent thinking of post
war problems.
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Sports Rambling
Shall we go play a game of birdies
and rackets over a high net? You
know—most people call it badmin,-
ton, but I really see nothing “bad”
about it, and confidentially I don’t
see where the “minton” comes from
either. So with cattish curiosity
out of band, let’s take a look at
somebody who knows.
According to the Encyclopedia
Americana, the game now called
badminton is in reality a modifi-
eation of the very ancient game of
battledore and shuttlecock. Which
game, continues our authority, was
a popular game invented in the
14th century tha^ employed the
use of a bat shaped like a tennis
racket and a shattlecock consisting
of sc cork stuck with feathers. With
this formidible background, the
background, the object of the game
is still to bat the formerly de
scribed luet now slightly modi
fied shuttlecock or birdie across
a high net with the aforesaid
bat or racket so as to keep the
birdie in a most inconvenient
position fdr 'your opponent and
still Sold an advantage for your
The verbatious encyclopedia con
tinues with complicated court
dimension and rules, but if you
would really like to know more
about the game, see Anne Douthit,
and while you’re at it, sign up
for the badminton tournament.
So few around here seem to know
what it’s all about that the de
scription of the game might in
troduce you to the sport. After
an introduction, you should get
better acquainted—so see you in
the gym getting acquainted with
P. S. If you are’nt ‘ ‘ badly” in
clined, try softball. When Spring
Physical Education Activities
To Be Demonstrated Wednesday
On Wednesday aftrnoon, March
212, from 4:45 to 5:45 there will be
a demonstration of gym class activi
ties by the. sophomore and freshmen
classes in the gymnasium with every
one invited'. This demonstration will
illustrate the class organization of
physical education here at Salem.
First on the program ivill be the
sophomore class in a march. They
will go through various figures that
have been taught in class. Next,
the freshman class will swing
through their rhythmical activities
which make up their class instruc
tion. These activities include: (1)
swinging rhythm involving the ef
fect of the arms on the entire .body
movement, (2) gallop skipping il
lustrating sustained movement, and
(3) drill which involves many of
the principles of marching.
Many people have the erronious
impression that physical education
involves only the learning of sports-
This demonstration is being given
for the public to show that .here
at Salem, physical education em
braces more than the learning of
sports, and to show some of the
class activities that pr6ve this.
Mrs. Thompson Gives .
Mints To Cfui}
Mrs. H. W. Thompson of Winston-
Salem lead a round-table discussion
on hair grooming and cosmetics at
the Home Economics Club meeting
Tuesday evening.
The leading discussion questions
ranged from permanents to powder
bases. Mrs. Thompson gave a de
monstration on setting hai^
As she has a beauty parlor of
her own she was able to give the
club members many valuable sug
settles down to ,her beautiful busi
ness and quits being weepy, we’ll
all be trying to improve our batting
Mon. Tues.—“Lifeboat”
Wed. Thurs. Fri. Sat.—“As
Thousands Cheer”
Mon. Tues. Wed. Thurs.—“Fight
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Fri. Sat.—“Timber Queen”
Mon. Tues.—“True to Life”
Wed. Thurs.—“Guadalcanal
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Fri. Sat.—“ Moonlight in
Mon. Tues.—“Child Bride”
.Wednesday—“Eight Man”
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