YOUTH SUNDAY OBSERVANCE SUNDAY Belles Saint Mary’s School Library OF SAINT MARY’S GIRL-BREAK TOMORROW NIGHT XIV, No. 2 RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA October 12, 1951 First SMS Girl-Break Dance Highlights Coming Week End Classes Nominate, Elect New Presidents For School Year Marshals Plan To Serve I Refreshments In Gym Saint Mary’s first girl-break dance , the year takes place in the gym horn 8 ;30 until 11:30 Saturday '*'8ht, October 13. Pat Boesser, dance marshal, invites all girls '''til or without dates to attend. t^irl-break dances are traditional ^I'lithly social functions at Saint j "'‘y’s. The purpose of these dances * Campus entertainment. At these Alices girls may break on and dance ''til whomever they wish. There I'l be boy-breaks as well as girl- ‘feaks. ■‘Admission will be 25c per person. '■Inks and doughnuts will be sold tile dance. The money collected into a dance marshal fund for 1^^^’iding music for dances.^ i at Boesser invited all girls to .^“ttiit to her names of boys they "iited to invite, and the dance "'Ciiiittee has called them. n*hin Harless, Lois Perry, Ann "Culloch, and Gillie Martin, senior /"ce marshals, will serve at this bailee. jj ^'at has also announced a tenta- dance schedule. Following the ^.'.ci'mal dance on October 13, there J he dances on November 17, De- "iber 15, the Senior dance, Janu s', 19, February 16, March 22, Ml 19^ May 3, the Junior-Senior, ' on May 17. New Girls Become Sigma, Mu Members Athletic Associations Have Pep Rally in Gym, Auditorium Sigmas and Mvfs held their an nual induction October 8. At ap proximately seven o’clock each team started its round of the dorms. Marching along and chanting their team songs they picked girls from each hall. Each team captain car ried a list of the new girls on her particular team. When the cap tains reached each hall they read off the names of the new girls on that hall who were to be members of their team. Everyone had been ready and waiting for a long time. When each girl found out to which she belonged, she quickly joined the al ready growing procession. After all the members had been chosen, each team gathered together. All the Sigma’s met in the gym aiid the Mu’s in the auditorium. Sigma’s and Mu’s gave cheers and team yells for a while and then all retired to their rooms. Another Sigma-Mu induc tion was over. tii; ^Hrkness At Noon ^otnes To Raleigh 1 Raleigh Little Theater will soon its 1951-52 season. The Little ''^ter is designed to give the peo- jjj" of Raleigh a chance to appear Md to see Broadway plays. Un- tii*" ihe direction of Ainslie Pryor, j,® Little Theater presents several ht'lar Broadway plays a year, he first production, scheduled October 15-20, is Darkness at based on the novel of the name by Sidney Kingsley. This e'ol tells the grim story of how Ij^tntnunists break the mind of an "''thodox Communist until he con- to the “crimes” which they 6 invented for him. ji. o.r'kness at Noon, according to a review, has managed to appeal 'he mind in the theater, and not to inflame the emotions; to \vn,"’hether absolutist ideas can exist Ijf 'ont absolutist methods, whether ''’hich systematically ignores the factor can preserve a human ''i • . . it is a vivid momento of rjf® Moscow trials, a sharp probing rj,he Communist mind. |)f he names of the forthcoming V^^'ictions will be revealed several before they are presented. Sigma, Mu Players Practice Hockey Hockey practice classes for the old Sigma’s and Mu’s began Septem ber 24. The classes, under the di rection of Miss Livernian, meet every Monday and Wednesday after noon at four o’clock. About eighteen Sigma’s and twen ty-three Mu’s reported for practice. Emilie Adams, “Beeps” Buchanan, “Deedee” Davenport, Mary Dorset, Betsy Dunn, Ebba Freund, Jess Gant, Linda Garriss, Sally Hack ney, Glenn Lightsey, Isabel Master- ton, Mary Michal, Emily Patton, Anne,Pearson, Beverly Rutter, Sue Ann Saddler, Helen Sanders, Betty Jo Snider, Ann Stewart, Barbara Tribble, Cynthia Ward, and Sue Woodward reported for the Mu team. Anne Benton, Pat Boesser, Nancy Dawson, Nell Eley, Carmen Gardi ner, Gwen Grizzard, May Holton, Laura Hays, Alice Hicks, Jane Mad dux, Gillie Martin, “Skippy” Nicol- son, Lucille Overton, Anne Patter son, Shep Rustin, Timmie Timmons, and Mai Stewart reported for the Sigma team. At a later date the captains and the first teams will be elected. Cyn thia Ward is the manager. The hockey tournament between Sigma’s and Mus will be in the latter part of November. SMS Participates In Youth Sunday Students Join in World-Wide Observance of Youth Sunday Saint Alary’s will observe Youth Sunday October 14. Students will take part in the 11 o’clock service in the Saint Mary’s Chapel. Alice Hicks, president of the Student Gov ernment Association, and Alary Jo Paul, president of the Canterbury Club, will give talks. Jea'nie Pat terson, president of the YWCA, and Ann Patterson, president of the Senior class, will read the service. The offering will go to aid the edu cational, medical, and evangelistic work of the Holy Cross Alission at Bolahun in interior Liberia, West African Youth Sunday is observed by young peoide of the E})iscopal Church every year. The observance is to afford the opportunity of cor porate worship by the young people and also to demonstrate the place of Christian youth in the life of the Episcopal Church. Young people of the Anglican Communion in all parts of the world join in' the ob servance. The central emphasis is placed on youth as part of the life and work of the church and not as a special group whose interests are separate from the main stream. In many parishes young people take part in the chief service held in tlieir churches on this day. In some places, a young person will make the ad dress, others will read the psalms and lessons, others share in the prayers. Parents and other adults see young people in action aiid are reminded of the very real j)art which they play in the church in action every day. Leaders Are Robinson, Gold, Eley, Littleton Nell Eley, Leon Gold, Ann Rob inson, and Lynn Littleton are the newly elected presidents of the junior, sophomore, freshman, and business classes respectively. Each class nominated its candidates Octo ber 8 and elected its presidents Octo ber 9. Nell, of Ahoskie, has been at Saint Alary’s three years. She is vice- president of the Sigma’s, headline editor of the BELLES, and a mem ber of the YWCA. Also nominated from the junior class was Deedee Davenport. Leon, of Hickory, is a second year girl and a Mu. Others nominated were Alice Best and Glenn Light sey. Ann, of Richmond, is a member of the Dramatics Club and is a Sigma. I’he freshman class also nominated Betty Dry, Sally Hodges, and Nancy Bowles for i)resident. Lynn, of Wilmington, is a mem ber of the Granddaughters’ Club, Al tar Guild, Canterbury Club, is on the BELLES staff, and is a Mu. Other nominees for ])residont of the business class were Sue Trant and Peggy Leary. Annual Staff Reveals Plans For New Year stage Coach staff announces prog ress on ’51-’.5^ annual. Shepherd Rustin was^'chosen as assistant edi tor. An art staff has been organized with Buncy Robinson as art editor. Twenty new members have joined the staff. In the next few weeks, voting will be held to decide on the dedication, senior superlatives, and the eight most outstanding girls. Organiza tion pictures will be taken within the next two weeks. Business editor Mary Dubose Watson will have a business meeting soon for all those interested in being on her staff. Helen Setzer Heads SMS Dramatic Club Saint Alary’s Dramatic Club elected its oflicers for the present year September 28. I'he club is under the direction of Aliss Flor ence C. Davis, head of the Speech and Theater Arts Department. Helen Setzer, of Hickory, will servo as president of tlie club. Helen is on the Hall Council and the Diit- letin staff'. She is a Sigma. Peggy Costner, of l.exington, is the new vice-i)resident of the club. I’eggy, a senior, is a second year girl at Saint Alary’s and is a' vice-coun selor. She is a member of the Altar Guild, YAVC^V, and is a Mu. Dottie Allen, of Winston-Salem, has been chosen secretary of the Dra matic Club. Dottie, who is a new girl, is a member of the YWCA and is a Mu. Elizabeth Lynn, of Raleigh, is the new publicity chairman for the club. Elizabeth is also a new girl and is a il/u. The Dramatic Club, which is a member of the Carolina Dramatics Association, enters the Junior Col lege section of State tournaments held each spring at the University of North Carolina. Last year the play presented by Saint Mary’s won the highest rating in the Junior College section.