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VOLUME LXI NUMBER 10
CHAPEL HILL, N. C SATURDAY. OCTOBER 4, 1952
FOUR PAGES TODAY
'Chased Around Pasture'
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Death Of Rameses Is Attributed
To Harassment, Heat, Or Old Age
By Bob Slough
'Hi you ask me what killed
Rameses, I'd say those Duke
students worried him to death
last fall when they chased him
around the pasture all night."
H. S. Hogan, the ram's care
taker, was doing the talking as
he looked over a flock of sheep
grazing on the Hogan farm and
told how Rameses died during the
early part of July.
"We are breaking a new ram
now and should have him ready
for the next football game," Ho
gan said. Rameses VIII is a broth
er to the ram that died in July.
The 9-month old Dorsett is the
son of a ram given to the school
by a Carolina alumnus in Texas.
Farmer Hogan stopped, puzzled
a minute, then went back to
Rameses' death: "Or, instead of
those Duke boys it could of been
the heat or just plain old age."
The first Carolina ram was pur
chased in 1924 when Victor Hug
gins, local merchant, was cheer
leader here. Bought by the Ath
letic Association, Rameses made
his first appearance at a pep rally
before the game with Virginia
Military Institute.
The ram made quite a hit with
the students and so did the Caro
lina team as they squeezed by
VMI the next day, 3-0.
The history of Rameses VII is
the most colorful of any Carolina
mascot. He went to New York in
1949 and even caused a traffic
jam while enroute to Yankee Sta
dium for the Carolina-Notre
Dame game.
Even after the football season
was over, the ram and "Bushy"
Cook traveled throughout North
Carolina, appearing in parades.
"Bushy", the bewhiskered char
acter seen s at Carolina football
games, accompanies Rameses on
all personal appearances.
The Ram is not only popular
with Carolina students, but Duke
students as well. "In fact," Hogan
relates, "there was a group of
Duke students over here every
night for two weeks last fall look
ing for the ram."
"They came over here during
the day to find out where we were
keening the ram and then came
back at night to steal him," he
said. "Every night I had to go out
and take care of him."
Sometimes the Duke men got
as close as 50 yards to the Caro
lina mascot but Hogan drove the
ram further into the woods,
The old ram became a pet on
the Hogan farm. "He used to
come by the barn every day for
his feed," Hogan said. Hogan
found the ram dead in the woods
after he failed to show up for his
daily feed
Rameses VIII does not have
horns equal to the old ram but
they will develop as the ram
grows older. "We even looked for
a erown ram in Texas and Vir
ginia but we couldn't find a good
one," Hogan said.
Dr. Norman Johnson
Will Speak Monday
Dr. Norman L. Johnson of Uni
versity College in London will
speak Monday afternoon in 206
Phillips Hall at a meeting of the
Statistics Colloquim. The topic
will be "Some Effects of Non
standard Conditions on Analysis
of Variance.
ThP lecture by Dr. Johnson,
who is with the Department of
will begin at 4
o'clock.
Interested?
The New York Herald Trib
une is sponsoring a forum for
college sludenis and admini
strators October 19-21 a Ihe
Waldref Astoria in New York.
The forum will discuss the
presidential election and Amer
ican business in the implemen
tation of American foreign pol
icy. Three admission cards have
been provided for UNC stu
dents. Students attending the
forum must pay their own ex
penses. Those interested should
contact Ham Horton at the stu
dent government office in Gra
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BUSHY COOK AND HIS late charge, Rameses VII, are shown
at one of last fall's football games. The Carolina mascot died in
early July but no one knew it until Bob Slough, Daily Tar Heel
reporter, noticed the ram was not at last week's game and began
an investigation. A new ram an and old Bushy are scheduled to
appear at the next home game. Daily Tar Heel staff photo. -
Haphazard'
Impresses Brazilian
"I strolled around the campus looking at the old and new
buildings scattered about more or less haphazardly. ..." .
At least, haphazard was the impression of Chapel Hill
gained by a visiting Brazilian,-
Alceu Amoreso Lima, writing in I 1
the current issue of "Americas."
Lima continued, "The flavor of
university life at Chapel Hill was
a happy beginning for my tour of
20 universities."
This tour took Lima through
the South, affording him a close
look at the universities in the
United States in which he be
lieves "lie the secret of the United
States cultural might."
Lima chose the South because
of its closeness to Latin America
and because of the South's social
progress.
Redeeming himself for the
"haphazard" remark, he said, "I
strolled around the campus among
trees that were here a century be
fore the university. T wandered
among the forsythia in the aro
boretrum, and spotted the Bra
zilian independence date, 1822, on
the facade of the old theater."
In between looking around at
the haphazard creation of the
University and lecturing to Dr.
Sturgis Leavitt's, Federico Gil's,
and Harold Bierck's classes, Lima
found time to learn more history
about Carolina than most students
themselves probably know.
Lima started his tour of the
South with the "oldest state uni
versity in the country," which
most people do know.
Haphazard or not, Senora Lima
was duly impressed by Carolina,
saying, "The fascination of the
university town is that its whole
life is centered around the school.
That is what lends so much charm
to Chapel Hill.
"Alumni come back to end their
days where their eyes were open
ed to intellectual life. To univer
sity people, years spent on cam
pus are the best years of their
life."
In the universities and in the
South, Mr. Lima saw three things
which warmed him greatly: ex
traordinary economic, political,
and cultural resurgence; close ties
with Latin America, and an at
tempt to resolve problems of ra
cial discrimination.
Duly impressed by the warmth
of friendship, common feelings to
ward racial problems, and the
haphazard campus, all at Caro
lina, Mr. Lima continued his tour
k Vipnriinff for. you guessed it,
Duke.
UNC
Lar oricKers
Requited For
Student Autos
The dean of students' office
yesterday reminded students who
are using cars in Chapel Hill that
there is a trustee regulation re
quiring registration of all ve
hicles. Registration made last year
does not permit the use of an au
tomobile this year. Registration
must be made each school year at
the time of enrollment.
Stickers to allow parking on
the campus proper can be obtain
ed by full-time faculty members
or physically handicapped stu
dents. A yellow sticker is being
used this year, replacing the blue
one seen last year.
The campus proper is bounded
on the north by Franklin Street,
on the south by the Raleigh Road,
on the west by Columbia Street
and on the east by Raleigh Street.
Parking is restricted in this area
only from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Vets Using
Test Service
Vets are now using the Univer
sity's Testing Service.
Director Ben Husbands yester
day said the Veterans' Admini
stration Guidance Center has
been re-opened due to the influx
of Korean veterans this quarter.
The Testing Service, which has
been open to students for several
years, -is now designated by the
VA as their official source of edu
cational and vocational guidance
in North Carolina. Veterans of
both World War II and the Ko
rean conflict are eligible for the
service.
Before veterans can use the
service, they must, however, ob
tain the approval of the VA by
submitting a request to the Re
gion Office in Winston-Salem. Re
quest forms may be obtained
from Colonel Shepard's office.
P BRIEF
WASHINGTON Soviet Russia
yesterday termed American Am
bassador George- F. Kennan
"persona non grata" and de
manded his immediate recall, be
cause of recent. V slanderous at
tacks" which Moscow charged
the diplomat had made against the
Soviet Union. Shortly afterward
Secretary of State Acheson told
a special press conference that
this government "does not accept
as valid" ' the Soviet charges
prompting the demand. He said
Kennan would return to Wash
ington for consultation. State De
partment Russian experts have
termed the recall "unprecedent
ed" in US-Soviet relations.
MILWAUKEE Climaxing a
whistle-stop campaign in Wis
consin on which he was accom
panied by Sen." Joseph R. Mc
Carthy (R-Wis.) , Republican
presidential candidate Gen.
Dwight D. Eisenhower delivered
a major address here last night.
Earlier Ike declared that he has
differences with ' McCarthy, but
that both have the same goal of
ridding the government of sub
versives. Eisenhower said these
differences were well known and
he had discussed them with the
senator.
CINCINNATI Gov. Adlai
Stevenson yesterday charged that
Gen. Eisenhower is endangering
the future of the nation by sup
porting Republican isolationists.
Making his first campaign in
Senator Robert "Mr. Republican"
Taft's - home state, the Illinois
governor charged that these iso
lationists "have stopped at noth
ing in their drive to control the
party," and that the Republicans
candidate seeks their support and
bows to their demands. It could
lead to a "national tragedy,
Stevenson said.
ON TRUMAN TRAIN -Con
tinuing his "give-em-hell" style
of campaign oratory, President
Truman yesterday told West
Coast voters that General Eisen
hower "has fallen in with a pretty
bad crowd. He said that ike is
"in Taft's pocket, and that Taft
is telling him what to do." Mean
while, Eisenhower's running
mate, Sen. Richard M. Nixon, des
cribed the President as "braying
through the west." The senator
told a Maryland audience that
it was a good thing the Republi
cans set up a "truth squad" to
follow Mr. Truman.
WASHINGTON The Justice
Department yesterday announced
plans to "tear out the roots of
crime" bv deporting some 100
foreign-born racketeers.
TOKYO U. S. Air Secretary
Thomas K. Finletter said yester
that American air strength in
Korea has been increased 50 per
cent in the last three months to
give the U.N. forces "complete
mastery" of the Korean skies
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U. S. NAVY SECRETARY DAN KIMBALL disclosed at a press conference in Paris that the first
American guided-missle ship has been launched and it is primarily an anti-aircraft ship. Above, the
USS Norton Sound, a converted seaplane tender and the Navy's principal experimental guided-missle
ship, fires the "Aerobee" straight up during a test in the North Pacific early in 1950. Tests such as
these have led directly to the development of the missile ship. NEA Telepholo. -
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Oct. 75 Deadline
For Scholarships
UNC students aspiring to win
Rhodes Scholarships this year
must have applications in the
hands of the state committee
not later than November 1. The
scholarships are for a years'
study at Oxford x University.
Applicants are requested to
have their applicatiSns to the
local college committee by Oct
ober 15 for processing, an offi
cial said.
The Jast Rhodes scholar from
here was Donald Henderson, a
World War II veteran who com
pleted four years' work at
Carolina in two years. He was
later given a Fulbright Scholar
ship to study in Paris.
To be eligible a candidate
must be a male citizen of the
United States and unmarried.
He must be between the ages
of nineteen and twenty-five on
Grad Exam
Schedules
Announced
Special to The Daily Tar Heel
PRINCETON, N. J., Oct. 3 The
Graduate Record Examinations,
required of applicants for admis
sion to a number of graduate
schools, -..will . be . administered at
examination centers throughout
the country four times in the
coming year.
During 1951-52 nearly 8,000 stu
dents took the GRE in partial ful
fillment; of admission require
ments of graduate schools which
prescribed it.
This fall candidates may take
the GRE on Friday and Saturday,
November 7 and 8. In 1953, the
dates are January 30 and 31, April
17 and 18, July 10 and 11. Each
applicant should inquire of the
graduate school of his choice
which of the examinations he
should take and on which dates.
Dorm Candidates
To Meet Monday
A compulsory meeting of all
candidates for dormitory offices
will be held Monday night at 7
o'clock in Gerrard Hall, a spokes
man for the Interdormitory Coun
cil said yesterday.
IDC President Paul Somerville
and Roy Holsten, assistant dean
of students, will address the can
didates and present to them their
duties and responsibilities in dor
mitory government.
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October 1, 1953. He must have
completed at least his sopho
more year by the time of appli
cation and receive official en
dorsement of his college or uni
versity. The value of a Rhodes
Scholarship is at present 500
pounds per year. Scholars who
qualify under the GI Bill or
other military educational funds
may expect the same benefits
at Oxford as at an American
university.
Choice of recipients is made
on the basis of scholastic abi
lity and attainments, qualities
of manhood, moral force of
character and physical vigor.
Anyone interested in making
application may get the nec
essary forms and any informa
tion desired from Dean C. P.
Spruill 308 South Building.
Vicks Man
Due Tuesday
For Job Talk
Senior men and women are in
vited to attend a placement meet
ing Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in Ger
rard Hall.
Joe Galloway, director of place
ment, will explain how his office
helps students and alumni find
jobs.
K. F. Bevan Jr., manager of the
personnel administration departs
ment of Vick Chemical Company
m Greensboro, .will speak on
""Why Register with the Place
ment Service."
A psychology major at Univer
sity of Virgina, Bevan joined
Vick's manufacturing division as
assistant employment manager
following his graduation in 1947,
As an active recruiter of college
graduates, as president of the
Greensboro Area Personnel Asso
ciation, and as a member of the
Board of Directors of the Society
fo the Advancement of Manage
ment, Bevan has a broad back
ground for discussing with stu
dents the employers' reliance up
on placement offices as the best
source for college graduates.
According to Galloway, em
ployers are already scheduling
recruiting trips for this school
year. Seniors non-veterans as
well as .veterans who wish to
take advantage of campus inter
views should make a special ef
fort to attend this meeting, he
said. Undergraduates who would
like to preview job-hunting pros
pects also are invited to attend.
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JV Footballer
Sam Sanders
Is Mew Case
Students Leave
Despite Request
To Remain Here
Samuel L. Sanders, fresh
man footballer from Winston
Salem, was reported yester
day as the fifth case of polio
in the University.
Sanders was scheduled to
play in tonight's canceled jay
vee game. He is being treated at
the University Hospital. His con
dition, and that of Harold "Bull"
Davidson, Tar Heel fullback,
have not reached a sufficiently
advanced stage for proper dia
gnosis, Dr. E. M. Hedgpeth said.
Students earlier were request
ed, not ordered, to remain in
Chapel Hill for the next two
weeks as a precautionary mea
sure. The request, however, ap
parently had little effect. Dor
mitory parking lots were sparse
ly filled late yesterday afternoon
and the outgoing highways were
dotted with hitchhikers.
University officials renewed
their request that students re
main here and refrain from over
exertion, since fatigue lowers
polio resistance.
Meanwhile news came that
Pete Higgins and Bob Barden
were out of isolation and improv
ing very rapidly. Lee Bostain al
so is progressing, Dr. Hedgpeth
said. Higgins is a varsity swim
mer and Barden and Bostian are
on the cross-country team.
Sanders was a spectacular
guard at Reynolds High School in
Winston. He was given all-city,
all-conference and all-state re
cognition in the grid sport, ex
celling also in baseball. He has
a brother, Tom Sanders, who is
a senior here.
Long distance telephone calls
both in and out of Chapel Hill
were reported as doubled in num
ber by a telephone company offi
cial. The official said the polio
scare was the cause of the in
crease, as students contacted anx
ious parents, or vice versa.
Draft Test
Applications
Now Ready
Applications for the December
4, 1952, and the April 23, 1953,
College Qualification Test are
now available at local aeiecuve
Service boards.
Eligible students who intend to
take this test on either date
should apply at once to the near
est local board for an application
and a bulletin of information.
Following instructions in the
bulletin, the student should fill
out his application and mail it
immediately in the envelope pro
vided. Applications for the De
cember 4 test must be postmark
ed no later than midnight, No
vember 1.
No Pictures
Yack photographs will not be
taken today, but photographers
will be waiting Monday after
noon at the Rendzvous Room
of Gr&ham Memorial.
Sophomores have until Wed
nesday to have photographs
made. Fraternities are re
quested to ask sophomore mem
bers to bo photographed so
Yack pages may be completed
at an early date.
    

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