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Enjoyable Program Planned For
Affair In Carolina Inn"
The law school association of
the University will give 1 their
annual banquet Wednesday
night at the Carolina Inn. The
affair will be a large one arid
over 100 guests are expected. .
Ed Scheidt will be toastmas-
ter? while the principal speaker
of the evening will be President
Harry W. Chase. All five judges
of the North Carolina Supreme
Court have been invited and are
expected to attend.
A complete program of songs,
speeches, i poems, and other at
tractions have been planned,
and the affair promises to be an
enjoyable one.
The entertainment committee
which planned the banquet is
composed of the following men :
Professor M. S. Breckenridge,
Waddell Gholson, Peyton Ab
bott, J. H. Chadbourne, Wex Ma
lone, Tom Gold and Moore Bry
son. ; . -'' '. :,
The banquet which was held
last spring was quite a success.
It is reported as having been the
best in the history of the asso
; iatipn. .. . J?xofessor M.. TVVan
Hecke was toastmaster last year
and Judge Brogden, speaker.
At the banquet a picture of
the third year law class will be
presented to the law school as
sociation. ,
Another of the University's
alumni has recently been elevat
ed to a proiriinent position.
Charles G. Rose, prominent Fay
etteville lawyer, was chosen to
head of the North Carolina Bar
Association. Rose is a trustee of
the University.
Mr. Rose graduated from the
University in 1900, taking his
law degree in the law school
here in 1902. While in school
here Mr. Rose was editor of the
Tar Heel, a member, of the Or
der of the Gimghoul, and the
Kappa Sigma fraternity. -
His son, Charles, Jr., is now a
freshman at the University, on
the Tar Heel staff, and is pre
paring to enter the law school.
The second Episcopal tea of
the spring quarter,; which was
held in the Parish house Sunday
afternoon, was attended by a
large number of students and
out of town ?guests. Mrs. J. H.
Anderson was assisted in receiv
ing by Mr. J. B. Bullitt, Mrs.
G. M. Braune, and Mrs. A. S.
Lawrence. The "Y" quartet
sang several selections, and
group singing was accomplished
on the piano by Donald Wood.
Punch, cakes and candies were
served during the calling hours.
The tea next Sunday will be
held especially for students and
their mothers in celebration of
Mothers' Day.
The local chapter of the U.
D. C. will hold its usual weekly
meeting on Tuesday afternoon
at 2:30 at the home of Mrs. Mar
vin Utley on Vance street.
Kress Man Here
A representative of the S.
H. Kress Company will be
here tomorrow morning to
interview those seniors who
have expressed an interest in
seeing him.
All such persons should ap
ply to -Henry Johnson at 114
Bingham hall after chapel.
Enjoins Men of '33 To Complete
Education At Any
After an introduction by Dean
Bradshaw. praising him for his
twenty years of faithful and ef
ficient service to the University,
President Chase in his last mes
sage to the freshman class is
sued a challenge to them not to
let' financial difficulties deprive
them of-a college education.
The speaker called attention
to the fact that a college educa
tion" is becoming a normal ex
perience and that over one mil
lion persons are attending col
leges in the United States, mak
ing more than one percent of
the entire population. He fur
ther said that prior to the Civil
War and ; for some time -"after,
that a college education belonged
only to the wealthy and privi
leged and that there are more
men in college now than there
were in high school then.
College Trains for Life '
Dr. Chase further stated that
he regarded figures on tne in
crease nT financial returns for
college men of very little value
because financial gains were not
the big object in obtaining a col
lege education. He told the
freshmen that they were going
to appreciate life in a fuller
sense after coming to college.
He compared the benefits of a
college education to a geometric
ratio bringing immeasureable re
turns in the future and contin
ued saying that each year meant
more than the one preceding it
in college.
In closing he stated that the
University was now going
through a period of severe econ
omizing and that this fact should
not cause a slack in pace. He
said that no one should let
these difficulties deprive him of
his life investment a college were forced to close up after op
education. He closed by asking crating for a month or more,
the class to work on and to con- j For a while the building was
tinue their education- and to go rented by a Greek cafe and cafe-
nnf anrl mnlfA their mark in
North Carolina and the South.
He congratulated them for be
ing the most progressive fresh
man class ever to attend the
Deputation Team To
Make Wilmington Trip
The Y.M.C.A. deputation team
will leave for Wilmington at
1:06 o'clock Thursday after
noon. They will give a week-end
program, visiting several schools
and Hi Y clubs.
The team will consist of the
Y.M.C.A. quartet, Jack Connel
ly; first tenor ; Fred Laxton, sec
ond tenor ; Wofford Humphries,
baritone, and Jack Miller, bass
and the following speakers : Pat
Patfprson. F. M. James. Jack
Dungan Ed Hamer, and Will
An exceptionally interesting
and important meeting of the Di
Senate will be held tonight.
President Rector will preside
over the discussions on the bills
which will be brought up. A
new treasurer will be elected to
succeed Pat Patterson who has
held the office up to now. A
lively discussion is expected over
I the bills to be brought up. The
main topic of discussion will
probably center about the reso
lution offered by Senator Mc
Kee: "Resolved. That the Di
Senate go on record in favor of
the confirmation of Justice Par
keras associate justice of the
United States supreme court."
The Di seems to be very much
interested in this subject and
many heated discussions are ex
pected. ,
Other bills to be discussed are
"Resolved, That the state should
support at its university those
students possessed of unusual
talent, but lacking the necessary
funds," and "Resolved, That the
governor of North Carolina be
given the veto power." :
The report of the banquet
committee consisting of Sena
tors Dungan, Dratler and Pat
terson will also be given tonight.
According to preliminary plans,
the Di will have a banquet .at the
Carolina Inn, probably, the third
week in May. This too will be
of interest to all attending.
Those who are absent from the
meeting will; be automatically
dropped. The president of the
Di urges all to attend and take
part in the stimulating discus
Successful Management by Mrs.
Troutman Keeps Welcome In
Open For wo Years.
The Welcome In cafeteria;
next to the post office, closed
its doors this morning to further
business. This cafeteria, which
has been under the management
of Mrs. W. E. Troutman, has
been operating for approximate
ly the last; two years.
Prior to the opening of the
Welcome In cafeteria the build-
ing was occupied by numerous
other cafeterias, all of which
teria combined; but on account
of business ; troubles, it soon
closed its doors.' Then just be
fore the Welcome In ' cafeteria
occupied the place, a cafeteria
was operated there under the
name of the Carolina cafeteria,
which also closed up in a short
while. '
; When Mrs. Troutman opened
the new Welcome In cafeteria
some two years ago, everyone
thought that it would meet the
same fate as all of the others.
But by good business manage
ment and by serving a good!
menu, the Welcome In was able,
to continue much longer than
any of its predecessors.
The announcement of its
closure this morning came as a
blow to the community. No
plans have yet been made, for a
future opening.
One Thousand Entries Trans
form Tin Can Into Flower
- With more than 1000 entries,
114 of which were awarded
prizes, the annual Chapel Hill
flower show, held in the Tin Can
last week, was judged the best
on record. The flower show is
Sponsored annually by the Wom
an's club of Chapel Hill and was
this year directed by Mrs. H. R.
Totten. ;..v-
Complete to the last detail,
the show transformed the drab
appearance of the Tin Can into
a veritable flower garden, with
profuse colors and perfume com
ing from displays of all sorts of
blossoms from roses, aquilegia,
and iris to large collections of
unnamed - field flowers. Rock
gardens with fountains, fish and
sometimes a turtle ; ' landscape
with forests, drives and . hill ;
and lawns with bird baths and
shrubbery all added to the beau
ty of the show.
I Prizes numbering 114 were
awarded. These were made pos
sible by merchants of Chapel
Hill, , Carrboro, Durham and
Greensboro, together with sev
eral local citizens. v
Among winners of prizes were
Mrs. K. M. W. Tack, Mrs. G. W.
Lay, Mrs. J. M. Lear, Mrs.
Moody Durham, Mrs. H. R. Tot
ten, Mrs. C. E. Preston, Mrs. H.
D. Carter, Mrs. P. H. Quinlan,
Mrs. T. E. Best.
Mrs. P. L. Burch, Brewster
Continued on last page)
Model T Rum-Runners Almost
Escape Local Law
; (By D. C. McDuffie)
Policemen Wright and Lloyd
had a very exciting experience
Saturday night: - A , report came
to these officers that a 1925
model Ford roadster was coming
through Chapel Hill loaded with
liquor. The Chapel Hill police
men Were too smart, however,
to, allow this fast model T Ford
roadster to come through the
town of Chapel Hill without
some disturbance, so they waited
for the vicious rum-runner to
make his appearance.
The officers were soon con-
- vinced that the report was a
very true one, because they soon
heard the sound of a . buzzing
model T motor. The Chief and
Officer Wright were in the
force's model A Ford facing in
the same direction the rum-run-ner
was coming and prepared
to make a fast "take-off." This
dangerous rum-runner, unaware
of the fact that two officers were
waiting for him, came by driv
ing very slowly, but as soon as
he saw the two officers in blue
he advanced his speed consider-
Chief Lloyd
and Officer
Wright were off on the second.
According to the report it was
impossible for them to gain
much speed on the fast model T
Ford until they were almost
within the city limits of Dur-
(Continued on last page)
Junior Dance Friday
The annual Junior Prom
will be held Friday night in
Bynum gymnasium from 9
until 1 o'clock. Plans for the
affair are as yet incomplete,
but a meeting of the dance
committee is to be held today.
Further announcements will
be made later.
The dance leaders for the
occasion are to be Henry
House, Herb Nelson and Jack
Lindley. The dance commit
tee consists of Artie Marpet,
chairman, Will Yarborocigh,
Tom Craig, Mayne Albright,
and Pat Patterson. !
Winston-Salem, Asheville, and
Charlotte are Also Winners
In Annual Event.
Miss Nancy Lee" Brasington,
advanced student in typing in
the Wadesboro high school,
emerged from the 108 represen
tatives from 20 schools to win
the class A medal in the annual
high school typewriting .contest
here Saturday with an average
of 58 words per minute for a
quarter of an hour. . -
In the' class B ' contest, in
which groups competed, Winston-Salem
high won the silver
loving cup offered as a prize
with a team average of 57.58
words per minute.
Class C. and class D contests i
were won by Miss Sarah Stevens
of Asheville high and Miss Marie
Lindsajr of Charlotte Central
high, respectively.
Miss Selma Factor of Ashe
ville high won the accuracy
medal with an average of 46
words per minute for the entire
contest with only one error;
while Miss Pauline Stroupe of
Charlotte Central high took the
high speed honors, averaging 75
words per minute.
In the shorthand contest Dur
ham and Asheville tied for first
place in the advanced group,
while Durham won the begin
ners' contest. These contests
are sponsored annually by the
University extension division in
cooperation with the North
Carolina Commercial Contest
Association, of which Mrs. Cora
L. Odum of Charlotte Central
high school was elected state
manager to succeed Miss Ruth
A. Ford of the R. J. Reynolds
high school, Winston Salem.
Mrs. Myrtle Asbury of Char
lotte Central high was elected
secretary and treasurer..
Inspectors In Town
Two state health inspectors
were in town yesterday; and
were well pleased with the exist
ing sanitary conditions through
out the community. They were
Dr. A. H. Kerr, chief inspector
bf the State dairy division, and
Dr. E. P. Caruthers, district in
spector for state board of health.
Phi Interested In Philippines
The Phi Assembly tonight will
get into regular business after
having delayed the considera
tion of the Philippine Indepen
dence question at its last meeting.
Scheduled For 8:30 At Metho
dist Church; Much Interest
In Event.
The Order of the Golden
Fleece will hold its annual tap-;
ping in the Methodist church at
8:30 o'clock tonight. President
Harry Woodburn Chase will be
the speaker. Professor Horace
Williams will introduce Dr.
Hooded figures wll stalk the
aisles, in impressive ceremony,
to pounce upon the select few
who have been sufficiently out
standing in the different student
activities to merit membership
in the Fleece.
The usual wide interest is cen- ,
teringsC-n tonight's tapping, nat
urally enough, since Golden
Fleece is the second oldest col
legiate honorary organization in
the country, and since member
ship is generally considered the
highest campus honor obtain
able. -
Speculation among students
as to which of their number
would be tapped has been rife
for months. Prospects of stu
dent leaders have been common
topics of discussion for weeks.
The Daily Tar Heel put forth
the" list thought by staff mem
bers to have the best chances in
the issue of April 25.
Tonight's tapping, when- the
black-robed argonauts roam the
aisles, will bring the long period
to an end, and from all indica
tions there will be a record
crowd present for the annually
impressive ceremony.
President Chase's appearance
tonight will be one of the last
opportunities for the retiring
head of the University to appear
in an official capacity before the
student body as a whole.
btud" Jienry, president of
the rising sophomore class an
nounced last night the member-
1 A ll
snip oi xne executive committee
of the class of 1933. Thirteen
men have been chosen by him to-
Qirl in Via mono mnor . vF nlnoo
smokers, business and the an-
nuai sopnomore nop.
Edgar (Tommy) Thomas of
Wadesboro has been named
chairman of the committee. He
will have as committeemen: D.
Howard M. Lee of Dunn ; Frank
Hawley of Portsmouth, Va. ; R."
E. Brooks of Elkins Park, Penn
sylvania ; Hugh Wilson of Chap
el Hill; "Shady" Lane of Mon-
Robert Davis of High Point;
Howard Wilson of Greenville ;
Thomas Watkins of Jackson,
Miss. ; Sparks Griffith of Marsh
ville; and George Weaver of
Raeford. -
Law Review , Out June 1
According to a report coming
from the office of Dean C. T.
McCormipk of. the law school,
the North Carolina Law Review
for: June hasi gone to press
and will be distributed June 1.
A. K. Smith of Raleigh is the
editor of the publication, while
Professor R. H. Wettach of the
law school is the faculty mem
ber in charsre.

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