1956 TIS iod of tfuth. uaioa iiysicjl I be- ‘1 and for does; gether t Was ; and iimply Jodied “body ‘ con- yelop- share y and ng, a nd of ry 4 be- Franz iposer found lerick came mself com- faydn is 104 who lighly ;s in id by lative 1 im- irliest work next tivals ; and ‘i Volume XXXVI Salem College, Winston-Salem, N. C., Friday, February 24, 1956 Number 1 5 Fifth Annual Parents’ Day Is Scheduled Salem College will be host to freshmen, sophomore, and junior parents on Saturday, March 3. This will he the fifth annual Parents’ Day to be held on campus. Dr. Gramley has already sent letters of invitation to the parents and replies have begun coming back. The program for Saturday in cludes : Registration in Strong Friend ship Rooms, 11:00-12:00 and 1:00 to 2:00. Coffee for faculty and parents in the Day Student Center, 1:00-3 ;00. Open house in all the dorms ex cept Bitting and also open house in the home economics and science labs with interest centers furnished by the Lahlings, the Home Eco nomics Club, and the F. T. A., 3-5:30. Dinner in Corrin Refectory with music by the Choral Ensemble, 6:00; and a Student Program in Old Chapel at 8:00. A junior girl will give the cus tomary welcome to the parents at the dinner, and a sophoinore father will answer with the response. Dr. Gramley will speak on “What Every Parent Should Know.” An added feature this year will be glimpses of Salem from two dif ferent points of view—Mrs. John T. Kimbrough (Mary Ardrey Stough) from the class of 1928 and Patty Kimbrough from the class of 1959. The student representatives Who, are working with Mrs. Amy Heid- breder on the Parents’ Day Com mittee are: Bebe Daniels, Sylvia Hedrick, Mary Calhoun, Terry Harmon, Charlton Rogers, Peggy Ingram, Jane Wrike, Ann Knight, and Sarah Vance. Choral Group Begins Spring Tour Of Eastern N. C. 4 Concerts To Be Given “Practice mgikes perfect” is the idea expressed by this group of Choral Ensemble members as they pre pare for their Spring tour. Juniors Retain Basketball Championship; Twelve Varsity Members Are Chosen In the final game of the intra mural basketball tournament Wed nesday night, the Junior Class team overcame a half-time deficit to de feat the Freshmen, 58-53. For the Hans Heidemann To Play Recital Monday, Feb. 27 Hans Heidemann, instructor of piano with the Salem School of Music, will present a faculty re cital at 8:30 p.m., Monday, Febru ary 27, in Memorial Hall. Mr. Heidemann was formerly a member of the original Four Piano Ensemble which gained interna tional reputation in the concert world before it disbanded in 1951. He has also presented recitals in New York, Washington, Rochester, Syracuse, and Baltimore, accom panied John Brownlee and Norman Cordon; and performed with the Rochester Symphony. Mr. Heidemann is a well-known figure in the Winston-Salem area as he has given many concerts here and has been guest soloist with the Winston-Salem Symphony on two occasions. As a graduate of Juilliard School of Music, Mr. Heidemann has also studied privately with Rudolf Ser- kin in Switzerland and Moritz and Hedwig Rosenthal in New York City. It is of interest to note that Mr. Heidemann was one of three favor ite pupils asked to play at the fun eral of the world renowned pianist, Moritz Rosenthal. The closing number of the program above, the Liszt “Funeraille” was his number for that occasion. Hans Heidemann The program is as follows: Sonata in C Major No. 42 Haydn Sonata in A Flat Major, Op. 26 Beethoven Poissons d’ or Soiree dans Grenade ...Debussy Funerailles Liszt Mary Etiing On Campus University of North Carolina. She is, as fried Southerner;” and it even shows in her typically southern love for fried 14^ if f* * This Roanoke Rapids (N. C.) Rebel has also done some practice teaching in Greensboro in elementary^ and hjgh schoo . ♦tmno-ht a When asked her favorite sport. Miss Hug e coftball long time before she decided upon basketball. She says her softbal arm isn’t “too good”—more on the “about average side. , • After graduation this year. Miss Elting plans to teach dancing a sports at Cedarcrest High School in Allentown, Penn y 'giconie to Meanwhile, Miss Elting, we are glad to have you-and welcome to Salem campus! third straight year the Juniors, with few player changes, have won three out of three games in the round robin tournament. After the game, a committee composed of the class captains, basketball manager, Dhu Jennette, her assistant Martha McClure, Betty Morrison, A. A. president, and Miss Collett chose the follow ing varsity members: Vairsity forwards: Anne Miles, Junior Jo Smitherman, Junior Mary Jo Wynne, Freshman Varsity guards: Dhu Jennette, Sophomore Jane Wrike, Junior Mary Curtis Wrike, Sophomore Sub-varsity forwards: Sissie Allen, Junior Mimi Joyner, Freshman Martha McClure, Freshman Sub-varsity guards: Margaret MacQueen, Freshman Katherine Oglesby, Junior Betsy Smith, Sophomore Honorable mention was awarded to Freshman guard Sally Badgett and to Senior guard and captain, Louise Barron. In the final game the Junior high scorer was Anne Miles with 33 points. Jo Smitherman and Sissie Allen had 16 and 9, respectively. Close guarding by Judy Graham, Brenda Goerdel, and Katherine (Continued on Page 4) Academy Game On Tuesday, March 28th, at 8:30, the varsity of Salem Academy will meet the class teams of Salem College in a full-length basketball game. This event, sponsored by several campus organizations has as its purpose to let students of the Academy and College meet athle tically and socially. A social hour after the game will be held in the gym and refreshments will be ser ved. All students are invited to attend. World Series As a prelude to the softball season, the A. A. will sponsor a movie Thursday night, March 1st, The movie is entitled The World Series of 1955. Mr. Warren L^eTart will be on hand to talk and explain the movie which will show excerpts from last year’s world series. After the movie, Tom Perry will serve re freshments. Softball Season Softball season starts Monday, February 27. Since the regular softball field has been turned into a swimming hole for bull-frogs, practices will be held on Salem’s one hole golf course and archery field. Practices are every after noon Monday through Friday at 5:00. Sports Day The Salem College Athletic As sociation will be hostess to seven schools at a basketball Sports Day to be held here Saturday, February 25. Salem’s varsity basketball team will compete with teams from High Point, Woman’s College (Greens boro), Guilford, Meredith, Wake Forest, Catawba, and Greensboro College. The games will start at 10:00 a.m. and continue into the after noon. Lunch will be served to the players in the Club Dining Room. Anne Miles is chairman of the Hospitality Committee which will meet the teams Saturday morning and show them around campus. Her committee consists of Betty Morrison, Duffy Russell, Nellie Ann Barrow, Mary Hadley Fike, Jane Langston, Ann Crenshaw, and Martha McClure. Katherine Oglesby, Brenda Goer- del, Jo Smitherman, Sissie Allen, and Derry Jo Hardage are in charge of publicity, programs, and name tags. Temple Daniel and Mary Curtis Wrike are in charge of awards. After the tournament they will present ribbons and a beach' ball to the winning team. All Salemites are invited to at- This afternoon, February 24, at 1 :45 the Choral Ensemble members boarded special buses and cars to begin a three day concert tour of eastern North Carolina. The fifty singers under the direction of Paul Peterson will make four appear ances beginning with a repeat per formance of the N. C. State Stu dent Union in Raleigh tonight. The four part program, repre sentative of music through the centuries, consists of sacred music, madrigals, folk songs, spirituals, and modern music. Soloists for the program are Juanita Efird and Nancy Cameron, sopranos; Peggy Daniel, mezzo soprano; Suzanne Gordon, violinist; Suzarihe DeLaney, harpist; Ella Ann Lee and Gail Landers, pianists. Temple Daniel and Nancy Proctor will perform novelty songs. Afterwards at a coffee given by (he College Union the girls wiH have an opportunity to meet their Raleigh hostesses. Mrs. Thomas Wilson, an alumnae chairman of Raleigh, has made arrangements for the girls there. A television broadcast is sche duled for Saturday afternoon on Greenville’s WNCTV where an ab breviated form of the Raleigh pro gram will be presented. Saturday afternoon the girls have some leisure time to change from their formals, tour Greenville, and prepare for Sunday’s performances. Nancy Walker and Margaret Hogan have made hostess arrange ments for those staying in Kinston. Sunday morning the ensemble will sing five sacred numbers at the Queen’s Street Methodist Church in Kinston after which Salem alumnae will serve them picnic lunch in the Church fellow ship hall. The last performance will be in a hymn festival in Hill Hall of The University of North Carolina. The choral ensemble is featured during a twenty minute portion of this program in which one hundred fifty Chapel Hill church choir mem bers participate. Lynne Hamrick and Denyse McLawhorn have solos. The group will return to Salem late Sunday night. Orchids To The Faculty The Junior class would like to be able to give large clusters of orchids to Miss Jess Byrd, Mr. Robert Wendt, Dr. Philip Africa, Mr. Roy Csunpbell, and Dr. Dale H. Gramley. Instead, we extend to you our deepest thjmks and appre ciation for taking part in our class chapel program. The Junior Class at 7:00 in the Science Building, tend the games. Davidson Y Will Conduct Vespers Here The Y, W. C. A. will present a Vesper service Sunday night con ducted by a group of Davidson stu dents. These boys are sponsored by the Davidson Y. M. C. A. and will arrive on our campus on Sun day afternoon and have supper with-, us. The service will consist of a de votional and informal talks in the Little Chapel at 6:30 p.m. The Y. M. C. A. sincerely desires that the students of Salem support its invitation to Davidson to lead us in our Sunday evening worship.