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Senior Reporter: Bob Perkins. .
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David Z. Stick, James McAden, Miss Lucy Jane
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Miss Gladys Tripp.
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Sports Editor: R. R. Howe, Jr.
Sports Night Editors: Jerry Stoff, Ray Lowery,
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OF CLASS INVITATIONS
Willis Harrison, has raised a lot of fuss about
"graft" and Senior Class Invitations.
It has been pretty general knowledge, for those
who took the trouble to find out, that in the past
there has been plenty of room for certain indivi
duals to make money in handling the "conces
sion" of the class invitations. Harrison's letter to
the Student Council and the Council's report of
that to the campus did not come as a surprise
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POINT OF VIEW
By Ramsay D. Potts
Intercollegiate athletics has been the subject cf
bitter controversy since it first attached itself as
part of a University's program of education. The
justification for such a program has theoretical,
ly remained the development and education of the
student athlete. -U
No Personal Accusations
Harrison made it plain that he was not accusing
Joe Patterson or any of his executive officers
who, by long tradition, are, so early in the season,
the only ones to know anything about this year's
invitations. He, Harrison, said that he wanted to
see the system changed, see the matter taken out
of the class president's hands and placed with a
permanent University agency.
Last year's Senior Class President Niles Bond
made a strenuous effort, according to those who
claimed to know the situation, to see that the in
vitations were sold to the class at the very "bot
tom," with as little allowance for the editorial
work done by the students who prepared the copy
for the pamphlets as possible. He explained the
problem to the campus through the Tar Heel.
The matter of the 1938 Invitations hasn't come
before the present class as yet. According to all
tradition there has been appointed an invitations
committee; and.it is understood that, in order to
effect a saving, a contract for the invitations was
signed last spring. The class as a recognized fis
cal body did not exist then, nor did it exist until
late in the fall when Joe finally succeeded in get
ting the class budget authorized by a quorum.
. Just what Patterson intended to do with im
proving the traditional methods of handling the
invitations business would probably hate appear
ed before long, had not the Harrison letter
brought the question before the campiis at this
particular time. 'I
: What Can Be Done '
The invitations '.'concession" should rightly be
.removed from the realm of the individual or
special, "free-lance" committee enterprise where
it now finds itself. The business grew up when
individual students, taking a personal gamble with
the sale, long ago claimed the right to make what
they could. The situation was much the same
with the class dances, until they were incorporat
ed within the class budget and placed under the
management of a class committee.
Ivey Tells About
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array of amateurs Sunday night
that we have had yet. I am still
working on guest stars and an
orchestra for the program and
you may be certain that the per
formance will be worked up dili
gently and that the amateurs
and special entertainment stars
will do their utmost to give you
a good hour of entertainment."
After making his sad confes
sion, Ivey revealed ; that Roy
Armstrong, now a Field Mar
shal on the memorial's staff of
entertainers, would be in charge
of ceremonies Sunday night.
Armstrong, director of pre-
college guidance, is known for
his impersonations, especially of
Bob Burns. He insists, however,
that he is not imitating Burns.
He talked that way long before
Burns became famous.
Prizes for the amateurs will
total ten dollars, with five dol
lars to be awarded to the win
ner, three dollars to the runner
up, and two dollars to the enter
tainer judged third best.
On The Air
By Carroll McGaughey
Whether the business should be placed in the
hands of a permanent University agency, or whe
ther it can be handled much as the dances were
and included within the regular class budget, sub
ject to the class audit and to the management of
a class committee not receiving any compensa
tion, are matters of detail. That steps are being
taken, by the individual senior, Harrison, on one
side and by the class president on the other, to
revise the technique of giving the class members
their commencement invitations is a splendid
sign. The classes may have to pass their budget
in the springs, instead of the falls and winters
for this as well as the other reasons we have been
7:15 Dave Elman's
8:00 The life story of Rob
ert Hare, the first American
Research chemist, will be dram
atized by "Cavalcade of Amer
8:30 "Texaco Town" with
Eddie Cantor, Deanna Durbin,
and Pinky Tomlin (WHAS) .
9:00 It's Town Hall To
night ! ( WSB or WE AF) ; Law
rence Tibbett, Andre Kostala-
netz' Orchestra (WHAS or
WBT). : ; ;
9:30 Ben Bernie and All the
Lads inaugurate a-new show to?
night which will bring back to
the microphone Lew Lehr, the
screwy news-reel announcer
with the twisted tongue. Jane
Pickens will sing with Buddy
Clark's orchestra (WHAS or
WBT). . '
10:00 "Your: Hollywood Pa
rade," starring Dick Powell and
rosemary lane twois or
WLW) ; "Gang Busters.", Phil
lips Lord will turn over his job
as interviewer on the program
to Col. H. Norman Schwarz-
kopf, former head of the New
Jersey State police. Lord wil
spend more time on writing and
directing the dramatizations
(WBT or WHAS).
10:15 Conservatory of Mu
sic, directed by B. F. Swalin
12:30 "Lights Out" (WSB
or WE AF) .
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larities between the appeal of
Huey Long, Father Coughlin,
Mussolini, and Hitler, and the
other in which he delved further
into his subject, saying, "The
NRA is a trend toward
In one of the talks he said,
"We are not going to get out
under the New Deal." He called
the Roosevelt program a plan
for temporary recovery.
iutnougn i nomas nas a
speaking engagement in New
York tomorrow night that will
necessitate his leaving Chapel
Hill soon after his. speech, Mr.
Heard said this morning he felt
certain that the speaker would
be able to remain for a short
while after his talk and conduct
an open forum discussion.
Thomas will be the guest of
Dr. Beale this afternoon and
will be entertained at dinner to
He comes to Chapel Hill this
morning direct from Baltimore,
where he gave a speech last
When questioned yesterday
afternoon Heard said Thomas
had not notified him of his sub
ject. The CPU leader seemed to
feel that the subject would not
be announced until just before
Faculty To Discuss
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after tomorrow's faculty meet-,
Tomorrow's meeting will hear
first a report of the action
taken at the recent Southern
conference session when the
teeth of Rule 13, the eligibility
clause, was thrown out, affect
ing the University's athletic
The new recommendations,
which may form a new policy,
will then be given to the faculty
for consideration. According to
faculty meeting by-laws .no vote
can be taken on the new pro
posals until two weeks from tomorrow.
Soyez To Give
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to me is that everyone in this
country should be so shocked at
hearing an apparently intelli
gent person speak favorably of
Hitler. The young people of
Germany are alL National So
Soyez, an assistant in the
music department, is aoing
work toward his doctor's degree
in sociology and political sci
ence.. He came to the United
States for the 'first time last
m i 1 1
year as an excnange stuaent
from the University of Roches
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ceremony was postponed until
the next meeting of the organ
ization because of the illness of
three of the applicants.
It was voted by the senate to
lend two of its portraits of fa
mous Carolinians to the Alumni
Association offices in the Caro
The bills for discussion when
the senate meets again next
Tuesday night are: Resolved,
That the Dialectic senate go on
record as approving the aboli
tion of freshman, sophomore,
junior, and senior classes at the
University of North. Carolina;
and Resolved, That the Dialec
tic senate approves the placing
of benches in the Arboretum. ;
But athletic directors find themselves trying
to accomplish ends that are incompatible. They
want good publicity for their schools, they want
to make money to finance their programs, they
want to satisfy their alumni and students by
maintaining or increasing their school's athletic
prestige, and they want to put on a good show
for the public. These interests, when carried be
yond a certain point, conflict with the primary
objective of athletics the welfare of the athlete.
That primary objective in theory ends up by be
coming a minor objective in fact.
The conflict at the University of North Caro
lina has been primarily due to lack of co-operation
between the administration and athletic au
thorities. Dr. Graham has made desultory ef
forts to control the situation from South building
by laying down certain rules of conduct that
can't and won't be obeyed.
It will never be possible to co-ordinate the edu
cational and athletic programs as long as the ath
letic association plays the part of the lone wolf,
receiving no appropriation from the legislature
and directing its own destiny with a free hand.
The University of Chicago has adopted a pro
gram designed to rededicate intercollegiate ath
letics to those who take part in it.
Their "program is based on the fundamental
principle "that intercollegiate athletics are con
ducted primarily for the benefit of the students.
In the coaching and training of teams and in the
conduct of contests, the welfare of the athletes
outweighs all other considerations."
All administrative policies are directed toward
that end, which is only made possible by complete
co-operation between the athletic department and
the University heads.
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By AUen Merrill
are . three species of
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money on a new YMCA or cush
ions for the Memorial hall
seats." Elmer Nance said that
the establishment of a radio sta
tion would open a new field for
student interest. He said, "It
would be very instructive for the
students at large."
A dance committee, headed by
Stuart Ficklin, with assistants
James David, Claire Whitmore,
and John Rankin, was named.
John Rankin was appointed
head of a finance committee to
collect all past dues. Miss Vir
ginia Kibler and Jack Fairley
are the other members of the
Know Your Geography?
1. In what European country
and why, is there a strange
group of villages called Little
America, with such . names - as
Pennsylvania, Maryland, Sara
toga? At one crossroads a sign
post points to Jamaica and
Hampshire, while a nearby
building bears the sign "Volun
teer Fire Brigade of Florida."
2. What King has gone into
the grocery business, with a
stand set up in the back door
of his palace?
3. In what country are the
homes open for : inspection hv
the police who gravely examine
every corner and cupboard, and
present the lady of the house
with a certificate of cleanli
ness incidentally, they also
take this opportunity to note
any little thing books, letters,
etc., that a paternal government
might wish to know about the
private lives of its children.
(From information compiled by
Answer to yesterday's quiz
The Fraternities are begging the administra
tion for reduced electrical power rates.
Under the new set of rates the administration
is considering, the average-sized fraternity would
save around $67 per year. '
So each fraternity man would save nhnnt. two
dollars if the rates were reduced.
Excluding the president, adnifm'sfratmn Tim
bers are against the reduction.
Experts can make mistakes in n cpffw nf
Utility rates, but the fraternities are not merehr
consumers ' using the product of the University
power plant. They are students at the Univer
sity which exists, theoretically anyway, for their
... - wMvijiiijf uwxis Liie piani.
When Assistant Contmiw p aaA
tne question to the stndpnf a
they replied: That it is not a muHnn of wither
or not the University is discriminating against
the merchants (the fraternities are charged
higher rates than the townspeople and the same
merchants). Rather it is a question of
7rW VJ n0t the dnnitory men are being dis-
Snl Slmst by " reduction for the frater-
J f t Ie Student body shares the profit
made by the power plant.
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riiSS 1?te.?har8ed.ea6h dormitory resident is in-
know to room'rent although he may not
know the amount of the charge.
nw?J? tudent1Advisory Committee held that one
and f2f !Uld" be observed: That dormitory
rate. 7 ShUld be rged the same
arlr?1" to;whethf or not the fraternities
mt S fged more than dormitory residents
buifdhT"- n the accolttng books in South