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THE DAILY- TAR HEEL,
THURSDAY, JANUARY 3, 1952
foundation . Awards
,vU.h iversity . .' For.
100 000 Grant
Graduate Wo rk
The- University is one of five
Southern . universities which have
been Awarded substantial grants
by the Carnegie Foundation for
n five-year .program " to aid grad
uate work in this region.
The Carnegie . Foundation has
earmarked $100,000 for UNC to
be used "in the development of
graduate education through in
crease of stipends, now in effect
or to be available to additional
promising graduate students in i vice - president of the University, j
the basic field of the . arts - and 1 and Dean W. W. Pierson; of the !
sciences and the social sciences
. The other universities -in the
South receiving grants are Duke,
Emory, Tulane, and Vanderbilt.
"The grants totaled $1,200,000.
; The grant to North Carolina
will be available through the Car
negie Corporation at the rate of
$20,000 a year for five years, stat
ed Dr. Logan Wilson, academic
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pendale mahogany side chairs up
holstered in gold silk damask, a
Duncan Fhyfe mahogany sofa
table, and a large Sheraton ma
hogany sofa covered in floral
glazed chintz. One of the most in
teresting features is a large gilt
mirror, with painted glass scenes,
from the family and once the
property of Benjamin Moore, a
former president of Columbia
Among the objects d'art are
two oil paintings of the early 10th
century English school, showing
Chinese , scenes entitled "Chinese
uii,e wii,n vinjiiuis dim viiin-
ese Regatta Scene"; an oil paint
ing on panel, "Mohammedan Mar
ket Scene" by A. Pasini; two
candelabra of Waterford clear
glass, an oil painting, "Flower
Vendeuse," by Carolus Duran;
and assorted jars, bowls and stat
itettes of Chinese and Stafford
shire porcelain, candlesticks and
snuff bcfxesr .
There are also a set of 60 pieces
of Lowestoft porcelain and a din
ner service of Waterford clear
glass, including pitcher, water and
wine goblets, finger bowls and
In the rear of the room facing
the main doorway to the North
Gallery is a mahogany secretary
centered with a crystal ink well
set in silver. In the shelves above
are 17 china statuettes placed
arovmd a collection of ageless
Of special note among the sta
tuettes is one of St George and
the Dragon done in matchless
color. Another statuette depicts
a sheperdess tending her flock.
She sits beneath a tree the leaves
of which are intricately shaped in
a true artistic pattern.
In a corne and to the right of
the secretary's desk are two sil-i
ver hurricane lamps with purple
crystal globes, and nearby stands
one of several candle lamps with
metal shades. Both the shades
and candles may be adjusted as
the candle wax melts away, but
small electric bulbs have been
substituted for the candles.
To the left of the" entrance is
the highboy facing an impressive
Empire style setee placed in
front of two large windows. The
setee is backless so tnat one .may j
sit on one side for an outside
view through the windows and
on the other when his attention j
is directed toward the drawing I
in particular are noteworthy.
They include a large Queen -Anne
table with a raised border in hand
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table with a drop side adds in- j,'
trigue with its small secret draw- j
er opening from one end. '
Included among the most inter- , t
esting pieces is a mahogany if
flower table with a metal water
container built into its top. The
flowers are held in place by criss
crossed wire. When the table is
not in use a cover is inserted to
form a solid top.
- The south gallery houses Mrs.
Knapp's own collection from hen
gallery, arranged almost as it was t
in her New York home. Perhaps .
the outstanding features here are j
a grandfather's clock dating back I
to 1807 and a melodeon. )
Near the clock is a collection
of the late Mr. Knapp's billiard
and golf trophies. Included are 12
silver billiard mugs which he won
from 1897 to 1910, all presented
by the Racquet and Tennis club
of ljew York. The largest is a golf
trophy, the "Royal Poincianna
Cup" presented to him by the
Palm Beach Golf club in 1911
when he won the South Florida
.graduate, school, who, with the j
heads of the other institutions
listed, recently conferred with
O. C. Carmichael, president of the
Carnegie Foundation, and Robert
M. -Lester, secretary of the Car
"What seems to be most needed
in the next few years is the de
Vlopment of high quality gradu
ate arid research programs, in a
few institutions which will set
the pace and point the way to be
followed ; by the Jess - developed
nniiMirrcitiae " tic f Ta"ttjT AC-
quire increased resources" Foun
dation President Carmichael
stated. . " .
" H AP P I N E W YE A R!
Again we renew our promise of
he best in flowers for any occasion.
For your splendid support in 1951
our thanks -
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