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Volume LXIX, No. 143
Complete (UPI) Wire Service .
CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA, THURSDAY, APRIL 20, 1961
Can You Vote;
If So, How?
See Editorials, Page Two.
Offices in Graham Memorial
Four Pases This Issue
A Gift For Sheridan Whiteside
AN ANXIOUS CROWD gathers about the latest "gift"
for Sheridan Whiteside, "The Man Who Came to Dinner."
in this scene from the GM Petite Dramatique production of
ihe Moss Hart-George S. Kaufman comedy, scheduled for
Saturday and Sunday at 8 p.m. in Gerrard Hall. Admission
Mary Ruth Jackson, Jerry Rosenbaum, Mariel O'Dell,
Rick Peterson and Jane Dyer (1-r) are ihe worried observers;
ihe contents of the crate? well, we can't give away ihe
play's secrets. (Photo by Ira BlausJein)
up the Stanley
With $784 phone bills and a cockroach-crazy scientist,
movie actresses and blubber-fed penquins, "The Man Who
Came to Dinner" and stayed six weeks to disrupt a mid-
western household is scheduled to provide an evening of
The famous Kaufman-Hart comedy smash will be pre
sented Saturday and Sunday nights at 8 o'clock in Ger
While the visit of a famous
lecturer could be regarded by
some as an exciting event it
could also turn into a night
mare, particularly if the celeb
rity looses his charm with con
tinued exposure, and turns into
a nasty, self -centered old man.
That the Stanley family were
inconsiderate enough to allow
renowned Sheridan Whiteside
to slip on ice in front of their
home, breaking his hip, and
thus force him to recuperate at
for by Whiteside during the
course of his visit.
The retaliation lasts for six
weeks, much to the chagrin of
all concerned. The humor in the
agony however is illustrated in
th ethree act recapitulation of
the visit by Petite Dramatique.
Graham Pollock is his rudest
at Whiteside, and Bonny Wil
son and Bob Bloodworth, with
Jane Dyer and Rick Peterson as
The family soon finds out
fame must be catered to and
eventually they learn to . enter
the . house only by .the back
door, welcome (if. grudgingly)
such visitors as 22 Chinese' stu
dents, and jump when their
Personality conflict is livened
up by music in various forms
from' Whiteside's" own rendition
of "I'se des a ittle wabbit in
their expense, is compensated performance" by . a ' musical
" Trans-Atlantic . '
Love interest also keeps
things from getting too depress
ing.- A newspaper man, Bert
Jefferson takes - a liking -to
Maggie Cutler, Whiteside's sec
retary, and Whiteside himself
joins the act, by love via 'trans
atlantic telephone -with 'movie
actress Lorraine Sheldon.
Bert Jefferson is played .by
John Pole, Maggie Cutler by
Debbie Ives, and Lorraine Shel-
Car dona Troops Seem Routed
Appear DefeateE By Castro9
Must Be Paid
Students who want the same
room they now have for next
fall or this summer, must pay
their room reservation deposit
before Saturday, ' April 22.
Deposit to reserve a room for
next fall is $10, This is credited
to the total rent of $85.75 which
is due September 1, 1961.
To reserve rooms for the
summer session students must
pay the entire rent for the ses
sion. - ' .
Double rooms will be avail
able in Connor (for graduate
men), Joyner, Grimes, Winston
and Ay cock, this summer. Rent
is $20 for each session, payable
at the time of application or
reservation of a room.
Single room will be available
this summer in Ruff in, Manly,
and Lewis. Rent is $30 per sum
mer session. . . .
Alexander will be reserved
for married couples. Rent is $40
per . session.
their children June and Rich- don by Blake Green.
Operation A holition
Shown At Duke Meet
"Operation Abolition," the
controversial film of the San
Francisco student riots, was
shown -at the National Student
Association ' Spring Regional
Conference in Durham last
Fulton Lewis III, son of the
radio newscaster Fulton Lewis,
Jr., argued in favor of the film
and its "sponsor," the House
Un-American Activities Com
mittee. Daniel Pollitt, associate pro
fessor in the UNC School of
Law, argued against HUAC and
Lewis defended HUAC's right
to question suspected Commun
ists on their political affiliation,
saying, "The suspects are being
questioned on their actions,
which may be detrimental to
the nation's best .interests. They
are not being questioned on
Pollitt challenged the com
mittee's right to carry on "judi
cial" 'investigations. Neither
Lewis nor Pollitt debated the
issue of whether or not the film
was a true evaluation of the
student riots which occurred in
protest of San Francisco investi
gations of a HUAC subcommit
tee in May, 1960.
Eleven students represented
UNC at the NSA conference,
which lasted from Friday night
through bunday morning.
John Brent, Carolina junior
was elected International Affairs
Vice-President for the Carolina?
Virginia region in Sunday
The delegates, whose food
and -travel expenses were paid
v Student Legislature, attend
ed workshops Saturday morn
ing, afternoon, and early eve
nmg, before the showing ot
'Operation Aboltion" Saturday
In the future, prospective law
students will need to' pay more
attention to the development of
their writing skill and their
knowledge of this country's- cul
Beginning next November, the
Law School Admission Test, now
required by 86 of the nation's
law schools, will include separ
ate tests of writing ability and
This announcement was made
by the executive committee of
the Lew School Admission Test
Policy Committee at the Con
ference of Western Law Schools,
meeting at Stanford University,
Palo Alto, California.
The 80-minute writing ability
test is designed to measure the
student's command of grammar
and diction as well as his abil
ity to recognize verbose or un
The Hadar .Group .. comes to
Chapel Hill this Friday night to
show "Israel in Song 'And
Dance" to the Carolina campus.
The Israeli troupe will sing
and choreograph representative !
folk songs and dances of their I
native country- on the stage- of
the Playmakers Theatre at eight
The group's tour is' being
sponsored . nationally . by the f
Israel Students Organization in
the U. S. and Canada arid the l
United States National Student
Association. It is here locally
under the auspices of the . B'nai
B'rith Hiilel Foundation and
the USNSA of Carolina.
Professional. Artists :
The four members of the'
Hadar Group are professional
artists from Israel, who at pres
ent are in the U. S. to pursue
advance training in their re
- Miss1 Hava Kohav is a gradu
ate of the Music Teachers Col
lege, Tel Aviv; and of Juilliard,
New York. She has worked
with Sara Levi-Tana; Boris
Horst, Jose ' Limon, Anthony
Tudor and Martha Graham.
Folk Festival :
Defeat Would Me
1 Male Solo Dancer
Avraham Elber is one of
Israel's few . male . solo dancers.
As . choreographer and .dancer
h represented Israel, in Inter
national Folic DanceFestivals
in Europe, Foreign Culture Con-
Cert Series in" American Uni
versities, toured Canada and
eight South American countries
under the auspices of the
America-Israel Culture Founda
tion and NBC-TV.
Rakhel Had ass is a graduate
of -Tel Aviv Academy of Music,
a '' former pupil of - Sara Levi-
Tanai and Martha Graham, Miss
Hadass "is ' a"rri"usical researcher
By United Press International
T ' ' '-
JONATHAN SACK is a
member of the Hadar Group
that is to perform here at ihe
Playmakers Theatre Friday
at eight p.m. Admission to the
program of Israeli singing and
dancing is free.
Ballads,' dances and storytell
ing will be the order of the day
for the thirteenth annual Caro
lina: Folk Festival, to be held
May 6 at . U.N.C. ; ' . ; ,:.
Sponsored by the UNC Folk
lore Council, the festival" will
begin at 8' p.m. ' in Memorial
Hall. Acting as masters of cere
monies are Norman Cordon and
I. G. Greer. Mr. Cordon is also
directing the event. ,
"Plans have been , perfected
for the best Folk Festival in
many years,"' according to Prof.
A. P. Hudson, chairman of the
UNC Folklore , Council , and
member, of the University Eng
lish Department faculty. A pro
gram of 14 fast-paced numbers
will include dancers from the
Glenn School, Durham,, and the
Triangle Squares, dance team
from the Chemstrand Labora
tory Center in the Research
Carolina Negro Stories
An innovation of the program,
states Prof.. Hudson, will bethe
appearance of -. Prof. J,- Mason
Brewer of Livingston- College,
Students in the Infirmary yes
terday included Cornelia Smith,
Mea Binkley, Sandra Strawhun,
Patricia Rich, Judith Deal, Bar
ry Zaslae, Frank McGirt, Har
vey Pressley, William Brunson,
Arnold Ramey, Robert Gamble,
Jack , Jones, Alex Patterson,
Thornton Wilson, Marcus Parry,
John Whisonant, Edwin La
crosse, Richard Hewell and
arid", gifted ' linguist, ' singing in
16 languages. She has toured. 50
Extern ' cotlleged and. the--US A.
in and several concert series.
Jonathan Sack was - born in
Tel Aviv and studied at the
Jerusalem Academy of Music
with Prof. Schroeder. In. 1956,
he came, to America to further
his musical studies at . the Juilli
ard Music School where he was
awarded a; scholarship with
Admission to the program
will be free.
BACK TO WORK
HOLLYWOOD (UPI) Writ
er Frank Gruber, now making
his debut as a motion picture
producer with Allied Artists'
"Twenty Plus Two," based on
his novel of the same name, has
begun his 44th novel, "The
Sword of Attila," suggested by
the legendary lost treasure of
BY JACK V. FOX
United Press International
Premier Fidel Castro's Communist-supplied armies ap
peared to have crushed the invasion of Cuba Wednesday.
A handful of revolutionaries were .reported to. have
escaped to the Escambray mountains to. fight on as guer
rillas but the main invasion force was reported wiped out
or dispersed by Soviet-supplied tanks, planes and ar-
The rebel radio fell silent at 3: 30 p.m. EST and top
exile sources in Miami conceded the end apparently had
come for the band of 5,000 anti-Castro Cubans who in
vaded the Bay . of Cochinos on Cuba's south coast Monday
A radio message from the .
beachhead in the . swampy
ground of Las Villas Province
90 miles from Havana was be
lieved to be the last from the
Rejects Evacuation Aid
' An offshore supply boat ask
ed the beachhead commander:
"Do you wish me to evacuate
you?" , - ,
. The reply came back: "I will
never leave this country."
: Exile sources said no more
was heard ' from the invaders
but. that the agreed, plan was
Salisbury, .as a teller of .North lf survivors to disperse in
Carolina Negro stories. - "Prof.
Brewer, was a 'hit oh the NC.
Folklore -Society program- at
RaeigUrlast ? December," -Prof."
Singers on the program range
from'ex-paratroopcr Chris Wren
singing ' fisherman j chanties arid
lullabies.to UNC balladeer Herb
Shellan's rendition of "Fancy
Gap and Other Fancy Folk
songs." The UNC '. Men's Glee
Club and the Carolina Gentle
men will also be featured dur
ing the festival. '
An admission of . $1. for adults
and 50 cents for children will
be charged at the Festival. j
small- groups into the swamps
and hills and attempt to: join
those who already - had made it
to "the "Escambray Mountains in
south central Cuba
Only arfew" hours earlier an
optimistic rebel communique
said . some . of the rebels, had
fought their way past Castro's
troops and militiamen and join
ed the guerrillas who have
fought, for months in the al
most inaccessible reaches of the
The escape plan had been
agreed upon if Castro was able
to crush them with the Soviet-
designed Mig jets supplied by
Czechoslovakia, the artillery
from the big Skoda works in
that Communist country and
the squat Soviet-built tanks:
They appeared in force Tues
day and exiles who had hoped
to crush Castro despaired of
victory. A strike by the tiny
rebel air force failed to halt
them Castro announced his
Migs and anti-aircraft fire had
shot down nine m three days.
Castro already had imposed a
reign of terror in Havana to
prevent any popular uprising
against his regime which had
sent more than 100,000 Cubans
seeking political asylum in thc
United States since Castro took
Two Americans were execut
ed at dawn with seven Cubans.
Thousands of persons wer jail
ed, some at .them" Americans.
Plotels were pressed into service
as prisons for "women political
prisoners. A Sport auditorium
was jammed with men.-
Cuba announced triumphant
ly it had shot down four rebel
bombers Wednesday. It said one
of them was piloted by an
American who was killed and
that this proved the invasion
was aided and abetted by the
United States. Cuban Foreign
Minister Raul Roa said in the
United Nations the plane took
off from an American base.
Eichmann: Ready To Atone
JERUSALEM Adolf Eichmann's harsh voice, rasping
through a hushed courtroom, told the world Wednesday he is
ready to "atone personally" for the slaughter of millions of
Jews and he knows the penalty may be death.
. "I cannot claim mercy because I do not deserve it," he
said in a recorded statement. "Perhaps I should hang myself
in public so that all the anti-Semites in the world can have
the terrible nature of their acts made clear to them."
Nixon Meets Leaders
WASHINGTON Former Vice President Richard M.
Nixon will meet with GOP congressional leaders .Thursday for
the first time since he lost his bid for the presidency.
Nixon's breakfast session with the House and Senate. Re-,
publican chiefs will be a prelude to their scheduled May 1.
conference with former president Dwight D. Eisenhower ', at .
Gettysburg, Pa. ... t ,
House Grants Foreign Aid
WASHINGTON Citing "the gravity of the Cuban, situa
tion," a House appropriations sub-committee. .Wednesday ap
proved every penny. ot $600 million in special foreign aid for
Latin America requested by. President Kennedy. . ; ' '
The action was almost unprecedented. The subcommittee,
headed by Rep, Otto Passman, D-La., has traditionally led a
fight for heavy euts in-foreign, aid spending.
Group Will Present
Famed 'Greed 'Flick
Erich von Stroheim's most fa
mous film, the silent M-G-M
masterpiece "Greed," will be the
UNC-Chapel Hill Film Society's
special showing Monday .night
at-8 o'clock in" Carroll Hall.
Filmed in 1923-24 on real lo
cations in San Francisco and in
the ' heat of Death Valley,
"Greed" has been called a!
stark, uncompromisingly .real
istic picture of the tragedy of
lust for money and a portrait
of a man and a woman whose
lives arc ruined by psychologi
cal aberrations they cannot un
, "Greed" is considered by some
reviewers a more nearly literal
transcription of a novel to the
screen than is any other film.
Originally Six "Hours
Taking nine months to film
and reaching forty-five reels in
length, von Stroheim planned
to present "Greed" as a six-hour
The "Freshman Fiesta" a
combination of entertain'
ment and clothing sale, will
be held this afternoon from
5-9 p.m. at Town and Camp
us. The Doug Clarke Combo
will provide background
music for the frosh, who will
sell the store's merchandise
at a discount to all students.
Proceeds from the sales-will
go to the class of. JS64.
film interrupted by a dinner
intermission. Appalled studio
officials finally cut it down to
twelve reels, a playing time of
two and a half hours.
Of the original firty-five reels,
one New York critic wrote in
April, 1924: "It was a magnifi
cent piece of work,- but was
forty-five reels lorig. We went
into the projecting room at 10:30
in the 'morning; we staggered
out at 8:00 that night. I can't
imagine what they are going
to do with it. . . . Episodes came
along that you think have no
bearing on the story, then ten
or twelve reels later, they hit
you with a crash. For stark,
terrible realism and marvelous
artistry, it is the greatest pic
ture I have ever seen."
Von Stroheim, called "the
director's director," was inter
nationally famous for his direc
tion of some of " Hollywood's
most significant and sophisti
He was equally famous until
his death in Paris - in the late
fifties as an actor. His last
American role was. that of a
former silent director of
N o r m a Desmond" (Gloria
Swanson) in Billy Wilder's
"Sunset Boulevard." His great
est role was cenerallv consider
ed that of the World War I
German officer in Jean Renoir's
.classic "La Grande Illusion."
HEADING THE LINE at the International
- Dinner, smorgasbord with an international
flavor, sponsored by the U.N.C Cosmopoli
tan Club is Shania Bhuiani of India. The
dinner, held at ihe Presbyterian Students
Center was prepared by. the - international
students of ihe university community.
Twenty-two dishes from IS different coun
tries were served io ihe 3GD guests ai lh,i
dinner. Following Miss Bhutani are Richard
King, Larry Lyda and Barbara Rauch, all cf
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