Everyone’s quivering; Everyone’s quaking. Exams are near; There’s no mistaking. On January 29th The symphony will play; The featured soloist Will he Mrs. “J”. Volume XXXIII Salem College, Winston-Salem, N. C., Friday, January 16, 1953 Number 1 3 Mrs. Eugene Jacobowsky Will Be Featured Soloist Mrs. Eugene Jacobowsky, mezzo- soprano, will be the soloist with the Winston-Salem Symphony in a concert at 8:30 p.m. on Thurs- Joan Jacobowsky day, Jan. 29, in Reynolds Audi torium. Mrs. Jacobowsky received her B. S. degree at Julliard School of Music and her M. A. at the Teacher’s College of Columbia Uni versity. She is instructor of voice at Salem College and soloist with the Presbyterian Church Choir. Salem College will be well repre sented with Mrs. Jacobowsky as featured soloist, Mr. Jacobowsky as concert-master, and Anne Mor gan and Joan Elrick as violinists. The program is as follows: Overature to Italians in Algiers Rossini Comp Forum To Be Tuesday The advanced composition class will hold a forum at 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 20 in Miss Jess Byrd’s apartment. Special guests for the forum will be Miss Catherine Nicholson, Miss Elizabeth Reigner, Jane Watson, Dr. Dale Gramley and John Fries Blair. They will read the papers and discuss them with the class. A committee, composed of Jean Calhoun, Alison Britt, Jane Smith and Hadwig Stoewitzer, all mem bers of the class, have been work ing for several weeks to choose the best papers written by the class. These papers will be put in a book let for the forum to consider. To give an air of informality, refreshments will be served. The refreshment committee is headed by Cynthia May. She will be as sisted by Connie Murray and Laura Mitchell. Deadline is Jan. 21 Deadline for all assignments is 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21. Re ports, papers and make-up work are to be turned into the profes sors by the students by that date. The examination fees should also be paid at the Book Store before Reading Day which is Jan. 22. Registration for second semester will be from 2:00 to S :00 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 2. Classes will re sume at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday. Pantomine and Dream Music from Hansel and Gretel Humperdinck Waltz from Sleeping Beauty Ballet Suite . .. Tschaikowsky Mississippi Suite ....Ferde Grofe Mrs. Jacobowsky will sing the following: When I Am Laid In Earth Purcell Mon Coeur s’ouvre ta voix from Samson et Delilah Saint-Saens Gavotte from Mignon.. .Thomas Sonnet Agnew Bahnson Lullaby Menotti The last number by the orchestra will be “Finlandia” by Sibelius. Group Seeks Replacement The Lecture Committee is seek ing a replacement for Charles Laughton, who was to present a group of his readings here on Feb. 3. The group has just been informed of the cancellation of all of Mr. Laughton’s spring engagements, and hopes to book another pro gram equal to or better than this previously scheduled one. The announcement was made simultaneously by Mrs. Hiram S. Cody, president of the Little Theatre, and Miss Jess Byrd, chair man of the Salem College Lecture Series. The Little Theatre and the Lec ture Series were to sponsor the program jointly at Reynolds Audi torium. Three Qirh Will Compete In Contest Ann Hughes, Elsie Macon and Connie Barnes were elected yester day in chapel as the three finalists in Salem’s F. T. A.-sponsored Miss Student Teacher of 1953 contest. These girls were chosen on the basis of such characteristics as in telligence, personality, co-operative ness, appearance, understanding, attitude and competency. They will go before a special faculty committee which will choose the winner. The screening committee for this contest, headed by Ellen Bell, picked twelve practice teachers for nomination, from which the entire F. T. A. group selected the six girls who were voted on by the student body. The faculty committee for the final selection of Miss Student Teacher will include Dr. Elizabeth Welch, Dr. Dale H. Gramley and representatives from both the city and county public school admini strations. They will hear talks by the candidates and receive infor mation concerning the philosophy of education of each to aid in their choice. Harry Martin Writes Article Harry W. Martin, Salem instruc tor in Sociology and Economics now on leave of absence, has just published an article entitled “Land Distribution by Lottery in Georgia.” The article was printed in a recent edition of The Southwestern Social Science Quarterly. Mr. Martin, a native of Phenic City, Ala., lived in Georgia most of his life. He got his A.B. and M.A. in sociology at the University of Georgia. Mr. Martin and his wife, Peggy Pat, are now living in Chapel Hill. He is working on his Ph. D. at the University of North Carolina. Freshman Essay Contest Prize Awarded To Roussel And Lee Guillemette Roussel and Ella Ann Lee have just been chosen as co-winners of the annual Salemite- sponsored freshman essay contest. Judges for the contest were Miss Lelia Graham Marsh, Miss Jane Watson and John Fries Blair. Each winner will receive a cash concerned Ella Ann’s experiences in “The Big City” while studying at Juilliard School of Music this past summer. Guillemette’s essay on Christmas in Provence is to be found on page two of today’s paper. This ac count of the Christmas traditions of an ancient province of France is especially interesting from one who has lived in all parts of France herself. Ella Ann, Faye’s little sister, is a freshman from Smithfield and is majoring in piano. She also takes voice, appears frequently on music hours and writes for the Salemite. Guillemette is from Bordeaux, Paul Peterson Will Present Voice Recital January 19 Paul Peterson, head of the voice department of Salem College, will be presented by the faculty of the School of Music in a recital at 8:30 p.m. on Jan. 19 in Memorial Paul Peterson Hall. Mr. Peterson’s program will in clude : In Faith I Calmly Rest. Bach Aria: Good Fellows Be Merry —“Peasant Cantata” .... Bach Vado ben spesso Bononcine Aria : Sommi Dei—“Radimisto” Handel Wohm Schubert Freude der kinderjahre Schubert Die Forelle Schubert Du bist wie line blume Schumann Heimkehr , Brahms Lied Franck D’une prison Hahn Aria: Avant de quitter ses lieux—“Faust” Gounod He’s Goin’ Away Carolina Folk Song All Day on the Prairie Texas Cowboy Song Travelin’ — Spiritual Honor! Honor! Spiritual The Deaf Old Woman Missouri Folk Song Mr. Peterson graduated from Eastman School of Music. After his service in the navy during the war, he received his master’s de gree from Northwestern Univer sity. In 1946 Mr. Peterson accepted the position as head of the voice department at Salem College. At the present time he is president of the North Craolina Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing. He is also active in local and state musical events. Mr. Peterson is listed in the recent publication of “Who’s Who” in music in the southwest. Guillemette Roussel prize of $5.00 from the sponsor. They will also be awarded a carton of a nationally known brand of cigarettes by the campus repre sentative of that company. The win was accorded to Ella Ann for her essay, “Smithfieldite Summers In Big New York”, which appeared in the Oct. 3, 1952 issue of the Salemite. It was written for the freshman English placement tests during orientation week, and Three Seniors Will Graduate Three seniors, Mrs. Nina De- Ramus, Mrs. Katherine Montcastle and Sara Long will receive their B.A. degrees on Honors Day, Feb. 5. The three graduates are day students. Their families who will attend their graduation will be guests of the college for dinner. “The diplomas the graduates will receive,” said Dr. Hixson, “are the new smaller type, and they will have a leather case; however, they \yill still be written in Latin.” The second event will be the announcing of the new members of the Dean’s List and Honor Society. F. T. A. Meets, Makes Plans Bill Whitesides, president of the N. C. Future Teachers of America, was guest of the Comenius Chapter for supper and for the first 1953 meeting last Tuesday evening. Bill spoke about F. T. A. work in both the state and nation. Jane Fearing and Martha New comb presented the plans for re decorating Dr. Welch’s classroom in South. Ellen Bell and Willie Rhyne also serve on this com mittee. The club hopes to add new drapes, plants, paintings and cush ions to the room. Then the furni ture will be painted and rear ranged. Money for the project will be raised by the sale of hot dogs. At the end of the meeting there was a discussion of the Spring convention scheduled for March 26, 27, 28 in Asheville. F. T. A. will have a special program but may also join the N. C. E. A. for some events. Salem plans td'send a large delegation to this statewide convention. Ella Ann Lee France, and although she is classified as a special student, she is taking the basic freshman course in her study of English here at Salem. She is also interested in the study of economics and is a member of the 1952-53 May Court. "Kiss Me Kate” Will Be Given A performance of “Kiss Me, Kate” will be given by the Civic Drama Guild of New York this Saturday night. The presentation will be at 8:30 p.m. in Reynolds Auditorium. The musical, which had a three year run on Broadway, is about the Baltimore opening of a revival of Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew.” The music is by Cole Porter and includes such hits as “So in Love,” “Wunderbar,” “Too Darn Hot,” “Why Can’t You Be have,” and “Always True to You in My Fashion.” The all-star cast is from New York and is headed by John My- hers and Jean Carlton. Mr. My- hers, who plays the part of Fred Graham, has just returned from seven years in Rome, filling theatri cal engagements, making motion pictures and singing at both the opera and in supper clubs. Miss Carlton, cast as Lilli Van- essi, has appeared in the Broadway productions of “The Medium” and “The Telephone” and has been soprano soloist with leading sym phony orchestras. Tickets may be purchased from members of the Junior Chamber of Commerce. Service To Be Held The Canterbury Club will spon sor a Communion Service at 9:00 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, in Old Chapel. The Rev. Mr. W. E. Thomsen, Jr. will officiate. All members of the Canterbury Club, as well as any others interested are invited to attend.