North Carolina Newspapers

    CHapet Hill, 7l. c.
! WEATHER
Partly cloudy and a little warm
er today, with expected high of
way up there in the 60s. For
more weather, see story at foot
of page.
BIG
A Carolina coach has joined the
list of rebels against the big time
brand of football. See editorial on
page 2.
VOL. LVU NO. 77
, Complete (P) Wire Service
CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA, TUESDAY, JANUARY 4, 1955
Offices In Graham Memorial
FOUR PAGES TODAY
Test Pattern Is On Now:
YMCA, YWCA Delegates Visit Kansas
r Or
frtL - rr
U) i n rr v
WUNC-TV R
afed
.wperarion or
: '
' I-
" St
f -
r" - jut,
UNC Strings
Play Tonight
In Hill Hall
The University String Quartet '
will present its annual concert
tonight at 8 p.m. in Hill Hall.
Marfarrf firainpr vinlinict will
be the guest artist in Mozart's
"G Minor Quintet' and BrahamV
"Quintet in G Major." Quartet '
members are Edgar Alden, Jean
Heard, first and second violinists;
Dorothy Alden, violist, and Mary
Gray Clarke, 'cellist.
The quartet will also present
Lartok's "Quartet No.3."
Mrs. Grainer, graduate in viola
from Eastman School of Music, is
a member of the University Symp
hony and instructor in strings
here. Before coming to Chapel
Hill in 1953, she was a member of
the Rochester Philharmonic.
The Aldens have played in the
Peninsula Festival Orchestra in
Wisconsin and the North Carolina
Symphony. Before coming to
Chapel Hill,' they taught in the
music department at Meredith
College. Mr. Alden is a graduate
of Oberlin Conservatory of Music
and is at present an instructor in j
strings and theory here.
Mrs. Heard has studied at
Birmingham Conservatory of Mus
ic, Univedsity of Alabama and is
a graduate of Oberlin.
Mary Gray Clarke, graduate
assistant in the-music department,
has a master's degree from Man
hatten School of Music. While
in Germany after the war, she
made concert tours throughouts
the U. S. zone of occupation. Miss
Clarke is first 'cellist with the
University Symphony and re
search student in musicolosy.
1
f
MISS JAN SAXON & JOEL CARTER
Suzanna and Figaio in the comic opera
Comic Opera Figaro'
Tickets Now On Sale
Tickets are now on sale for the
Music Department's presentation
of The Marriage of Figaro which
will be given on Jan. 17 and 18
in Hill Hall.
All seats are reserved and ad-
vance reservations may be made
y Phin 3226' f
spokesman for the Music Depart-
ment- L .
The comlc Pera MoZ3frt "
oe sung in n.nyiisii uy a
principals, supported by a corps
de ballet under Miss Martha Boy
le, choreographer, and a 30-piece
orchestra under the direction of
Dr. Wiilon Mason.
The story of The Marriage of
Figaro revolves around Suzanna',
played by, Miss Jan Saxon, and
Figaro, played by Joel Carter.
Their plans to marry are halted
by their master Count Almaviva,
played by Edgar Vom Lehn, who
f- f
r
UNIVERSITY YOUNG DEMOCRATS are shown meeting with
North Carolina Senator Kerr Scott, who was recently sworn In as a
member of Congress. Left to right, they are Charles Hyatt, Ken
Youngblood (both students and Young Democrats), Senator Scott,
am n
, desires Suzanna, and Marcellina,
played by Miss May Marshbanks,
who loves Figaro, cnerumno,
played by Miss Martha Fouse, in
cresases the dfficulties by falling
in love too often.
Charles Jeffers is stage director
for The Marriage of Figaro, with
costumes by Miss Suzanne Kram
er, sets by Walter Creech and
lighting by Lew Goldstein.
Classics Entry
Miss Nancy Whisnant, senior
from Charlotte, was selected as
the Monogram Club's entry to
the Dixie Classics Queen con
test. The Classics were played
in Raleigh at the William Neai
Reynolds Memorial Colesium on
Dec. 27, 28, and 29.
Students Visit
an.
WUNC-TAr. channel ' '4,
with its formal opening now
scheduled for Saturday, Jan.
8, has started running its test
pattern every day from noon
until 6:30 p. m.
Officials ol the educational
station say they have been highly
pleased with early reports on re
ception in the state. Post cards
and phone calls indicate that
channel 4 has a wide and clear
reception. One post card from
Statesville, almost 100 miles away,
congratulated the station on the
clear reception.
Robert F. Schenkkan, director
of television for Consolidated Uni
versityj voiced his thanks for the
notes the station haS received and
expressed hope that others would
continue to send cards to the sta
tion describing the reception.
"We would greatly appreciate
hearing from the people in the
State concerning the reception of
WUNC-TV's test pattern," said
Schenkan. "It's our best means of
knowing exactly how well WUNC
TV will be received when we open
on January 8."
WUNC-TV, channel 4, is one of
the choice very high frequency
VHF stations, which means that
it can be received on regular
television sets. No adaptor is
needed.
Models Needed'
Models are needed by Persons
Hall for the art classes, accord
ing to Miss Lynette Warren,
curator.
Miss Warren said that the
models may be either men or
women, and that they would
be paid $1.
The curator said that anyone
interested should contact her
at 2801. She added that a mod
el is needed for tomorrow.
WHAT &
avi 1 irnrft
Young Democrats
The Young Democrats Club re
cently opened an office in Graham
Memorial. The second floor room
i is being shared with the Publica
tions Board.
Geology Films
Two new films, "The Fossil Sto
ry" and "Photogeology A New
Look for Oil," will be shown to
night in 112 New East. The films
will be presented by Sigma Gamma
Epsilon, and will be open to the
public.
APO Meeting
Alpha Phi Omega service frater
nity will meet tonight at 7 o'clock
in the APO room of Graham Mem
orial. Dl Meeting
The Dialectic Senate will meet
tonight at 8 o'clock in Di Hall. The
for election of officers. All mem
bers are required to attend.
Senator Scoff
Student Weymon Stephenson, N.
Student Al House, Senator Sam
and Dub Graham.
mm
1- In r) ( H '(r' v;" 1
i J ml -v . J !
! n h fiA f x'i . J ty.: L ' , f
r -h- ':; wt I I v w?Ai r J - -
' , 1 I ' 1 , v . . . . i I I '
4 I
CAROLINA'S DELEGATION to the Fifth National Student As
sembly of the YMCA and YWCA, held at the University of Kansas
from Dec. 27 to Jan. 2, are shown above. Left to right, they ar'a,
on the first row. Miss Anna Windley, Washington; Miss Sally Foger,
Milledgeville, Ga.; Miss Amy Cooke, Bethesda, Md., and Edward
Crutchfield, Winston-Salem. On the second row the delegates are
Graduates',
Paintings Nov
On Exhibit
An exhibit of drawings by John
Rembert and paintings by Miss
Jane Bolmeier and David Bunt
ley, two 1955 graduate students
here who are receiving their
Master of Arts in creative arts,
opened in Person Hall Art Gal
lery last Sunday and will continue
until Jan 16.
Rembert has taught art here
and in Meredith College in Ral
eigh. He won a first award in the
North Carolina State Exhibition
in Raleigh in ' 1948. His work has
been acquired by the Beloit Col
lege Art Museum, Beloit, Wis.,
and the North Carolina State Art
Gallery in Raleigh.
Miss Bolmeier, who took here
A. B. degree at Duke in 1952, is
now teaching in the Charlotte
City Schools. She is a native of
Durham.
Her work has been exhibited in
various galleries, including the
North Carolina Artists Annuals
in 1953 and 1954. One of her pic -
tures was awarded first prizes for
oil painting at the North Carolina
Federation of Women's Clubs Ex
hibition in Asheville in 1954.
(See PAINTINGS, page 4)
1
1
C. Governor Luther Hodges, law
Ervin and Students Byron Ransdell
i mi. iinm mi ... ii in mi i
' I Sf ft? '
Dorm Reservations To
Be Filed By Tomorrow
Reservation notices for dorm
itory rooms for the spring semes
ter must be returned to rooms of
respective dormitory managers by
tomorrow or students will not be
assigned a room next session, ac-
Ancient Lamps
On Exhibition
A collection of lamps commonly
used in the old world at. the time
of the birth of Christ is now on
exhibit at the Morehead Planet
arium. Arranged by the department of
anthropology and archaeology,
the exhibit is a part of the 187
lamp collection made by R. Bog
ue, a graduate student here.
Bogue, a Mississippi native, is
now on leave from the World
Health Education division of the
United Nations. He is here work
ing on his masters degree in pub
lic health.
Thp lamns nn flisnlav in th
j Planetarium are the types used
1 for mumlnatin in Egypt and
J Jerusalem at lc time of Christ's
j birlh Th I says Bogue, the
Roman type flamp which used
principally olivie oil for fuel.
His collection dates from early
Egypt to the time of the Crusades
in the year 1186, making all of
the lamps on exhibit more than
750 years old and some as old as
2,000 years.
But It Won't Last Long. . .
It's Just Like Spring
Anyone who didn't know better would think spring had come
to Chapel Hill. Instead of the usual post-holiday slump there's an
unscasonal gaiety in the air, and everyone has taken to running
around without wraps, and sunning between classes.
Raleigh-Durham Airport Weather Bureau, though, says not to
waste your time planning beach parties for the weekend. The present
temperature, averaging in the middle 60's, will probably last two
or three days, and then the area will be in for a rainy spell, fore
casters say.
The cause of this unseasonable warmth, according to the
weather bureau, is a high pressure center which is moving slowly
eastward. The whole southeastern part of the country is being af
fected. Incidentally, the plants seem to be taking it all a lot more
sensibly than the humans. Even the Soulang magnolia, which has
been known to bloom when snow is on the ground, isn't showing
any signs of life, apparently aware that a winter that started as
late as this one did couldn't possibly be over already.
John Riebel, Chapel Hill; Holland McSwain, Franklin; Dan Souther
land, Arlington, -Va.; Robert Hyatt, Cherokee, and Graham Rights,
"Winston-Salem. Miss Betty Ray, missing from the picture, who is th
associate director of the YWCA here, also attended the assembly.
R. B. Henley Photo.
cording to a statement made by
the Housing Office.
J. E. Wadsworth, director of
housing for the University, also
announced that the rooms on the
first three floors for Manfy, Man
gum, Ruffin and Grimes will be
converted to their normal two- j announced by Renee Pickel, of
occupant status beginning with j the magazine.
the spring semester. The rent for j The contest, which is underway
the rooms will be $50.75 per oc-; now and will end midnight. Mar.
cupant for the semester. j 1, is Pen to all women under
Anyone wishing a room change I 26 who are enrolled either in a
should contact the Housing Of-1 college or an art school. Compcti
fice after noon of next Friday,; tion will be on the grounds of ori
according to the housing director. ginality and not technicality and
Wadsworth also announced that should therefore offer equal
law students will be given pre- i chance to both college and art
ference for the rooms on the ! school students,
first two floors of Grimes. j A maximum of five samples
! may be submitted, either drawn
Former UNC Naval Man
Assigned To High Post
Lt. Commander Thomas E. Bass,
Carolina graduate and former as
sistant professor of Naval Science ;
here, has been assigned as aide!
and flag secretary to Vice Ad-;
miral Thomas S. Combs, comand- j
er of the U. S. Sixth Fleet. i
Lt. Commander Bass, a native of j
New Bern, graduated from the
University in 1938, returing to j
Chapel Hill on assignment with j
the Navy unit in 1951. He has :
been attached to the Sixth Fleet j
since 1953. j
His family Has joined mm at.
St. Jean, Cap Ferrat, France, wh-
ere he is currently stationed.
Mademoiselle
Art Contest
Is Underway
Mademoiselle magazine will
award S500 and publication of art
work to two young women art
ists in its new Art Contest, it was
especially for the contests or work
previously done. Work drawn for
the contest should be illustrations
of fiction in issues of Mademoisel
le which came out during the past
year.
The original work may be sub-
(See CONTEST, mjc 1)
4 Tar Heels
At Bible Meet
Over Holidays
Don Cox, Challie Iralu, Wayne
j Thompson, Clyde Smith and Miss
Marjorie Waynic were delegates
from UNC to the recent F'ourth
Student .Missionary Convention at
Urbana, III. The convention lasted
from Dec. 27 to Jan. 1.
The Carolina students were
among more than 1,800 collegians
who crowded all available facil
ities of the University of Illinois
campus to get a closer look at
world missions. They came during
their Christmas holidays from
universities, colleges, Bible in
stitutes and seminaries in all
parts of the United States and
Canada. More than 150 of them
vere from over 40 foreign coun
tries. The Missionary convention was
the fourth of such student gather
ings sponsored by the Inter-Varsity
Christian Fellowship and its
affiliated Groups, Student Foreign
Missions Fellowship and Nurses'
Christian Fellowship.
    

Page Text

This is the computer-generated OCR text representation of this newspaper page. It may be empty, if no text could be automatically recognized. This data is also available in Plain Text and XML formats.

Return to page view