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Special AMS Meeting April 1
•   TAKING their lead from
the Inspiration of veteran
Wednesday night displayed
'<*, j       their annual Spring produc- T w A4MT
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tion, "The Rivals", to an undergraduate audience, heard
it acclaimed by the students
as first-class entertainment.
Choice of Richard Sheridan's comedy of manners,
"The Rivals" was questioned
more than was the acting of
the players, who struggled
nobly to cover over obviously weak spots in the play's
Standing out head and shoulders
above the rest of the cast was Ihe
veteran mummer Lister Sinclair
who, handling1 the role of Sir Anthony Absolut* with great dispatch, proved to be the greatest
asset in setting the others at their
•ate on Hie stage.
Sinclair, who has developed In
three years of University acting,
• set of unique stage mannerisms,
carried the cast over many of the
first-night weak spots, making the
most out of his every line.
Teaming up with Sinclair in
some extremely well-developed
dialogue was another Players' Club
veteran, Arthur Hill, who last
year took the lead in "Candida".
Although at times fluffing lines,
Hill made an extremely good foil
for the biting wit of Sinclair's Anthony Absolut*. Playing th* ro-
mantio lead, Hill mad* the best of
his *lght**nth century dialogue in
th* love scenes, but was at his
best while on stag* with Sinclair.
Making a clean sweep for th*
men as far as acting honours go
v wu Ronald Heal, who, although
at times overplaying his comedy
relief role of Rob Acres, provided
• much needed energy and obvious
stag* presenoe to his several
Although a newcomer to th* University,   Heal .is   apparently   at
home In the theatre, needs only to
curb himself slightly.
A somewhat surprising turn of
event* in Players' Club history this
year saw the men take an undeniable lead over the women. In
the, past, women have been standouts in the annual production.
Undoubtedly, the dearth of outstanding feminine performances
can be partly blamed on Sheridan
who was more Inclined to give the
best lines to his men.
Playing opposite Hill in the romantic feminine lead was Doreen
Dougan, freshette "discovered" at
the Christmas plays. Miss Dougan
displayed « native talent that
bodes well for the future productions but lacks the stage presence
necessary to carry a scene over
momentary lulls.
With Hill, in th* love scents,
Miss Dougan was at h*r best.
Sheridan's most famous role, that
of Mrs. Malaprop, th* "old, weath-
e-rb*at*n she-dragon", was taken
by another newcomer to th* Players' Club stag*, Eleanor Atkins.
Although tending to slip out of
character in many scenes, Miss Atkins carried off th* comedy role
very adequately, managing to get
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No Totems For Duration
1942-43 Pub Staff
Announced At Tea
• ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE appointment of Andy Snaddon as 1942-43 Editor-in-Chief of Publications and the
abandonment of the Totem for the duration, were made by
retiring Editor Archie Paton at the annual Spring Pub Tea
Tuesday afternoon.
Andy has b**n an active member      ___________________
of the Pub during the past year,       m"™"~~'"™""—"""mmmmmmmm
acting as New* Manager, and later,
aa Senior Editor.
Abandonment ot Totem Publication Is due to the war-time restrictions on metals, necessary for
cut* and on other essential materials,
Senior Editors of next year's Ubyssey will be Margaret "Dinah"
Reid and Jack "Blue Stocking''
Perry. Continuing the tradition
th**r ls always a Berton on th*
Pub staff, News Manager is Lucy
Associate Editors are John Scott,
who will also be In charge of next
year's Graduation law* and th*
Tilllcum, Lorna McDiarmid, who
will edit th* Student Directory,
Vivian Vincent, and Hugh Cook*.
Assistant Editor* are John Own-
mow, Betty H*rn, Virginia Ham-
mitt, Bill MyhlU-Jonea and Pet*r
In th* Sports department, new
editor la Bill Oelt, Associate Editor, Chuck Claridge and* Assistant
Editors, Art Eaton and Bill Wels-
Next year, Circulation will be
under th* charge of Joyce Smith,
and Pat Whelan will take over
C.U.P. and Exchange. Honor**
Young will be Pub Secretary.
This year's awards in the form of
Publications' Pins which were presented at th* tea, have been considerably streamlined. They consist of a pen through the University crest, both gold and silver, and
are presented to executive members of th* staff of th* Ubyssey
and Totem for work done throughout th* year.
Those who received gold awards
were Lea Bewley, Jack McMillan,
Andy Snaddon, Jak* McKinley,
and Erie Nlcol. Silver awards
were presented to Marg Held, Lucy
Berton, Jack Ferry, John Scott,
Honor** Young, BUI Backman and
Allan Co*.
Ou*st speaker at th* tea was
Dorwin Baird, Program Director
at CJOR and columnist In the Ubyssey. Th* them* of his talk was
"Looking Backward", in which
he recalled several amusing Incidents from hi* experiences as a
O.T.C. Will Invade Point;
Shrum Leads Defenders
• CULMINATING a year's campus training of the Basic
and C.O.T.C. groups a sham battle will be held Saturday
The Basic groups, or Shrum's Own Basic Black Guards
(S.O.B.'s for short), will attack the C.O.T.C. who will represent a Battalion of Hirohito Guards about 500 strong which
has landed on Point Grey from a grounded transport.
Battle's noisy roll will be slmu-       tm—m—mm——mmmmmm—mmmm——M—m—mm
lated by thc judicious use of fireworks while rifles and machine
guns will spit their cargoes of artificial death.
Campus topography has been altered for the better by th* addition
of a pair of theoretical lakes over
the Agricultural fields. ,
Th* C.O.T.C. or Hirohito Guards
will probably attempt to bold th*
defending fore* or may attempt
to outflank them to advance on
the city proper. They will hold a
line approximately from th* "Dolphin" to th* historical Monument
on Marin* Drive.
Rules will be enforced by Umpires who will be in th* official
category of exterminators. Up to
them will be th* elimination of
unfortunate casualties and the enforcing of the death warrant to
ensure that casualties will not g*t
up and go on fighting.
Officers of the Basic and C.O.T.C.
have studied th* situation and
have submitted appreciations to
their individual C.O.'s Th* best
plan on each side will be adopted
and may th* best side win!
Japanese Student
Freed; No Grounds
• "A MOST unfortunate case" was the way Austin C.
Taylor, chairman of the B.C. Security Commission, described the incident at Trail, B.C. earlier this week when
R.C.M.P. officers arrested Sabuo Takahashi, former mechanical engineering student at U.B.C, on charges of possible
sabotage for possessing maps of restricted areas in that
Downtown Vancouver dailies ran
banner headlines of the arrest, revealing that Takahashi had detailed maps with the Trail Smelter
and other important places marked
on them and was driving a car
which a white woman had driven
as far as Boston Bar for him to
get out of the 100-mile coast restricted area.
Subsequent ..investigation Jias
shown that the "Important maps"
which Takahashi possessed were
drawn for him by a fellow-student
just before he left U.B.C. for Edmonton to continue his engineering course at the University of
Alberta. This student had asked
Sabuo to visit his parents who live
In Trail while passing through, and
had drawn rough sketches on note
paper giving directions on how to
find their home. These sketches
the police naturally seised, suspecting Takahashi of ulterior motives.
The woman who drove Takaha-
shi's car to Boston Bar was an old
friend of the Japanese student's
family, and merely did it to help
him on his way to Edmonton,
where he had hoped to graduate.
Commenting that the story of
the arrest was released to the
newspapers too hastily and before
sufficient investigation, Mr. Taylor stated the police have dropped
the case entirely, and Takayashl
is now at Hastings Park with other
Japanese nationals, awaiting evacuation under the ordinary plan.
above, will command Shrum's Own
Basic Black Guards, defenders of
the University area in Saturday's
impending "Battle of Point Grey."
At Vernon
•   OFFICIAL word has been received that this year's COTC
camp will be held at Vernon.
The date of the entraining for
camp may be the night of April
28th. or the 29th.
Accent on fieldcraft and extensive practical application of theory
will mark the camp period according to instructors.
Pub Godt
Old And New
ARCHIE PATON, who next week
relinquishes his post as Editor-in-
Chief of Publications. Throughout the past year it has bean his
duty to guide all Pubsters in their
work on the Ubyssey, Totem, Tilllcum and Directory.
ANDY SNADDON, who takes
over the post from Archie. This
ycar th* author of "On* Man's
Opinion," he intends to carry on
in 1942-43 his campaign for « greater university war effort and a
limitation of social functions.
AMS. Endorses Plebiscite
•   AT THE ALMA MATER Society General Meeting Monday, March 25, the following resolution was passed unanimously by the undergraduate body:
Whereas, the battle for the defence of Canada will
not b6gin just when the enemy sets foot on our shore, but
is being fought throughout the world at the present time, and
Whereas, the government of the Dominion of Canada
seeks to be released from its pledge not to conscript manpower for overseas service,
Therefore be it moved:
That the Alma Mater Society go on record as favouring the
release of the Dominion Government from its pledge not to
conscript manpower for overseas service, and that the Alma
Mater Society urge its members of voting age to use their
franchise to release the government from this pledge in the
forthcoming plebiscite.
Richards Plays
For Alpha Delts
Thetas To-night
• TONIGHT Dal Richard* will
honour Alpha Delta Phi fraternity and Kappa Alpha Theta
sorority on his "Fraternity Night"
broadcast will be heard over CJOR
at eleven o'clock.
For the Alpha Delts the band
will play "Here We Com* With •
Shout and a Song". "Someone
Else Is Taking My Place" will be
played for the president John MacDonald.
The orchestra will feature "The
Kappa Alpha Theta Waltz" for the
Thetas. For the president Mary
Boyd, Dal Richards will play
"Moonlight Cocktails."
Grads Meet
Mon* Noon;
Talk Fees
• FURTHER    ACTION    arising
from   the   petition   protesting
against high graduation fees will
be delayed until the meeting of
the Board of Governors of the
University Monday, March 30, it
was announced from President
Klinck's office this week.
The petition, submitted to the
Bursar by over 20 members of this
year's graduation class, has been
turned over to the President who
will present the matter to the
Meanwhile, expressing the opinion of students throughout the
university on the subject, the
Alma Mater Society at its meeting Tuesday unanimously declared
itself in favor of the proposed reduction of the fifteen dollar fee.
A meeting of the graduating
class to discuss the election of an
honorary president of the gradu-
Several Men
Want Vacant
Arts Offices
very much to be Vice-President of the Art* Executive."
This, th* first answer to Chuck
McNeely's call for officers for the
A.M.U.S., came almost immediately after th* appearance of last
week's paper. The applicant was
Geoffrey Ashe, third year arts-
man, known by many of his admirers as the Asp, In spite of remarks to the contrary, as long as
we have men like the Asp, the
Arts faculty shall not perish from
the Earth.
The second candidate, this time
for treasurer was Foster Isherwood, of the Players Club.
Other applicants for the offices
of vice-president, treasurer and
secretary were Phi Delts Dave
Lawson, Ron McBride and Dave
Housser. The advantages of an all
Phi Delt executive, including
President Hugh Ritchie, and the
three last mentioned candidates
may easily be realized.
Last applications so far came
from three Sciencemen who had
heard that there was to be an
election but had not waited to hear
what is was for.
Retiring President, Chuck McNeely, hopes to appoint the officers without having to resort to
calling a meeting, which would
probably meet with no more success than the last one.
atlng fee and selection of a gift
to the university will be held
Monday in Arts 100.
The executive elected at the first
meeting consists of: Don Parham,
president; Dorothy Hlrd, vice-
president; Liz Hebb, secretary.
Howie Poulson, treasurer; Jack
Moxon, member-at-large; class
prophet, Al Farrow and class
poet, Earl Johnson.
Fees Granted At
Meeting Wednesday
Morris Takes Over
• CALLING OF a special Alma Mater Society meeting
for 12:30 noon on Wednesday, April 1, to discuss possible
reduction of Pass System fees for next year culminated the
annual A.M.S. meeting attended by a mere 500 students In
the Auditorium last Wednesday.
Despite protestations that a quo*- mmmmmmmmmmmmwmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm
tun oft the student body was musing,' the meeting passed several
motions, most Important being th*
ratification of the payment of th*
fees of the President, Treasurer
and Editor-in-Chief for 1942-43.
Resolutions were passed unanimously recording the disapproval
of the Alma Mater Society as a
whole on the exorbitant 115.00
graduation fee, and recording It*
favour of a "yes" vote on the forthcoming national conscription plebiscite.
A detailed report of Student*'
Council activities for the year was
given by Secretary Mary Frank
Atkin, while Keith Porter showed
in his treasurer's report a very
favorable financial balance at the
end of the term.
Heated debate arose on the issue
for payment of fees of the three
student officers although amendments for the separate consideration of each and the deletion of
the President and Editor's names
were defeated.
One student expressed th* opinion that th* Editor's fee* should
not be paid because the quality of
U. of A. To
Step Up
Med Course
• INFORMATION ha* been received here from the Registrar
of the University of Alberto concerning the acceleration of courses
•in Medicine and Dentistry. These
courses are being accelerated for
students who wish to join th*
Medical or Dental corps. Notice*
have been posted in the Arte
Building and elsewhere to that
The next classes will begin about
June L and the following year
about Feb. 1. Students from tit*
University of British Columbia
who are interested should take
note of the above date and apply
immediately for registration at the
U. of Alberta.
PROMISING that next year's
A.M.S. meetings would not be
so "boresome", newly elected
president Rod Morris took over
the robes of office on Wednesday last.
the Ubyssey this year did not warrant the expenditure.
After the business meeting, President McBride turned the robe* of
office over to President-elect Rod
Morris, who paid high tribute to
the retiring head of the A.MJ3. for
his successful administration of the
Society this year. He presented
McBride with a golden gavel as a
token of th* student body's appreciation.
Members of the new Council
were then introduced to the assembly.
NOTlCEi-Tho last Issue of the
Ubyssey will appear on th* Campus Thursday, April 2. All announcements should be in by Tuesday noon.
The arrangements have
completed mainly for students that
are physically fit for military service and who have declared their
willingness to enlist in the armed
services as soon as they have finished their courses.
No News
On Draft
• JUST HOW the new govern,
ment regulations for compulsory service in the Dominion will
effect university students had not
been ascertained by press tim*
Neither President Klinck nor
Colonel Shrum have received any
word from authorities as to what
status undergraduate students will
According to the recent announcement from Ottawa the age
groups, which come under the
compulsory service have been extended, so that they now Include
all single males between 21 and 80
years of age. A lottery system
similar to that used in the United
States will be introduced to ascer-
#tain the tune at which the
will be called up.
• THE FINAL meeting of th*
W.U.S. will be held in Aggie
100 at 12:30 today. Topic under
discussion will be the changing
of th* constitution and compulsory
war work for woman of this university.
The  executive   urges  that  all
women turn out for this meeting.
Snaddon Succeeds Paton
As PubThoth For '42-43
•   TRUE to an old Pub tradition is our new god, Andrew
That tradition is the one that states that never shall
a Vancouver man be editor-in-chief of U.B.C. Publications.
For    Andy,    although    born    in ————*——,mm—m—mm—mm—mm——mm
Winnipeg just in time to be of
draft age, has long been a Calgary
product. Only after spending the
last two years attending Varsity
has he slackened slightly in being
a rabid Calgarian.
Out of the depths of his early
education in the land of Bible Bill
comes the information that he was
editor of his high school paper. It
became the first Canadian school
paper to win recognition by the
International Quill and Scroll Society.
After  taking   Senior  Matric  in
Calgary, Andy arrived at U.B.C.
last year to start his study In economics.   He soon drifted
to the Pub to serve as
After working
Herald last
Albcrtan), the New Boss returned
to the Ubyssey as News Manager.
When Les Bewley left U.B.C. last
February, Andy took over
place as Tuesday Senior Edit
No doubt he is better kne
Ubyssey^readers as authc
column   "{me   Man's,
which he
for   his   ci
greater wi
of social Page Two
Friday, March 27, 1942
• From The Editor's Pen » » »
Jap Jitters
The Saburo Takahashi incident, described elsewhere in this issue, serves as an
illustration of two conditions prevailing in
B.C. at this time. One is highly commendable, the other dangerously harmful.
It is gratifying to find that the R.'C.M.P.
officials, entrusted with the task of guarding
against enemy action from within, are so
alert on their Job. The fact that they were
on the spot and held a man whom they suspected ls a token that a constant vigilance
Is being kept for our internal safety.
However, it is most unfortunate that
reports which were blown up to fan the
flame of increasing public prejudice were
released to the newspapers before adequate
investigation was made into the case. If
such had been done before the story of the
arrest was made public, all the bitterness
which has been added to an increasingly jittery population would have been avoided.
This dastardly practice of condemning
every person of Japanese origin on sight
and screaming "Jap, Jap" whenever some
dark figure is seen in the night (as happened this week when some patriot swore he
saw a Jap breaking into a building and it
turned out to be the caretaker who had forgotten his key) is an excellent example of
the effect of war on human psychology.
People who know perfectly well that Canadian-born Japanese have been living and
working among us for years, and who know
that in peacetime they proved themselves
better Canadians than lots of white persons,
now have completely lost their heads and
grab at every opportunity to stir up racial
hatred—one of the evils we are supposed to
be fighting against.
If the public and the press would just
leave the matter of the Japanese up to the
officials assigned to that job, the B.C. Security Commission and the R.C.M.P., all these
fantastic stories which create so much unrest
would never circulate.
And so we have almost come to the
end of another year. A new editor has been
chosen, and when the last issue rolls off the
press and into your hands next week, we
will close the back cover of Volume XXIV
of the Ubyssey, clean away the papers and
books which have accumulated on this desk
during the term, and make way for those
who follow.
It doesn't seem as if a year has passed
since the day we became editor. It seems
only a few weeks ago we planned how we
would make our volume of the Ubyssey the
best ever to hit this campus. To what extent we failed or succeeded you are the
judges. Any credit you may deem worthy
ls due to the kids who have worked so hard
this year news gathering, writing, editing,
proof-reading—working from early morning
till late at night on press days to make the
Ubyssey a real newspaper.
We ushered in Volume XXIV as U.B.C.
entered its third war-time session. Our
main objective was to point every effort towards building-up and consolidating the
university's war program. We look back upon that program to see that in all phases
it was strengthened and expanded—in military training, in women's war work, in
money drives for war charities.
And now we look forward. What this
university will be like next year no one can
tell. Only one thing we do know—if we
thought it hard to stick out this term, we
know it will be doubly hard to do so then.
All the frills of the fullest social calendar
in U.B.C.'s history; which we had this year,
will have to go—only hard work and increasing resistance to the university will greet
students who are fortunate enough to return.
The man who has been chosen to guide
the edition of the next volume of this paper
realizes the difficult task that lies ahead of
him. He realizes that, although students
may scoff and rant at the Ubyssey, they do
look upon it as a reflection and guide of
campus opinion, and he has determined to
give his utmost to furthering the war effort we helped to build this year. We wish
you luck, Andy, and know from experience
you will regard your year as editor of the
Ubyssey as one of the most profitable of
your whole life.
Students With Clashes
May Get Other Exam Dates
• WHEN timetables are posted,
they act as an incentive to
students to get down to hard work,
but little thaught is given to the
tremendous amount of work and
planning that has been put into
the charting of them.
C. B. Wood, the registrar, does
the actual setting up of the timetables. After several weeks of
planning a tentative schedule is
put up, and classes can then report
if there are any conflicting times.
Timetables of previous years and
the calendar are used as a bask,
and then the actual timetable is
arrived at through e process of
If a fairly large number of students are affected by a conflicting
schedule, then special consideration is given to them and they are
permitted to write at a separate
time under special supervision.
S.P.C. NOTICE: A fireside to discuss faculty relations will be held
Sunday, March 20, at the home of
Dan Tatroff, 4283 W. 10th. Everybody welcome.
LOST: A sterling silver pencil in
the cafeteria on March 18. Please
return to A.M.S. office or to Audrey Stormont.
Dance Arranged
For Men Going
To COTC Camp
• "KISS the boys goodbye" will
be the theme of a farewell
dance at the Alma Academy April
28 for the boys who are going to
C.O.T.C, camp.
Organized by Sandy Hay and Elliot Montador, the dance will feature Ken Almond and his orchestra
with dancing from 9 to 1.
Tickets will be on sale tomorrow
at 11.00 a couple. Soldiers wishing to come to the dance can get
their tickets from either Sandy
Hay or Elliot Montador.
Incidentiy, U.B.C.'s two enterprising businessmen are still shining shoes at the same prices at the
same place.
NOTICE: The S.C.M. are holding
their annual Banquet and Dance
6:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 28
in the Men's Smoking Room of the
Brock. Guest speaker will be Dr.
N. F. Black, editor of the "B.C.
Teacher." Price 75c.
NOTICE: Miss Ellis, Professor of
Nursing at the University of Saskatchewan, will speak to the Women
students of the University in Aggie 100 on Wednesday, April 1st at
12:30 noon.
Studes Get
Price Cut For
San Carlo
e DRASTIC reductions in prices
have been made available to
U.B.C. students wishing to attend
the Wednesday Matinee performance ot the San Carlo Opera Company, when "Martha" and the
"Secrets of Susanna" will be presented.
Extra-special rates are being
given to groups of students who
wish to take boxes.
Tickets will be from $1.00 to
$1.25 for the higher priced seats,
with similar cuts being made in
the lower price sections.
Further Information may be obtained by phoning KErr. 2496M.
Phrateres Will
Hold Final Meet
Thursday Noon
• THE ANNUAL all-Phrateres
meeting of the U.B.C. chapter
of Phrateres will be held Thursday, April 2, In Arts 100 at 12:30.
As this meeting will wind up business for the year, all Phraterians
are requested to come. Annual
reports will be given, and the officers for the 1941-42 term will
make their final formal appearance.
Information will be given to
those who plan to attend Phrateres
Camp, to be held at Gambler Island, from May S to May 9, and
new officers for next fall will take
over their new posts.
; Co-op Profits
Buy Men
Victory Bond
e THE MEN'S CO-OP have announced that they have put
fifty dollars of their house profitr
into a Victory Bond. Usually at
the end of the term this money is
turned back to the members.
This year the members unanimously voted to put the money
into the war effort. Future boarders In the co-op houses will enjoy
the use of this money when it
comes due in 1954.
LOST: "Life —A Psychological
Survey", return to Ruth Ketche-
son ot AJklS. office.
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Senior Editors
Tuesday  .......Andy Snaddon
Friday ...Jack McMillan
News Manager Jack Ferry
Sports Editor Jack McKlnlay
Assistant Sports Editors-
Chuck Claridge, BUI Oalt
Student body.
Associate Editors
Lucy   Berton,   Margaret   Reid,
John Scott.
Assistant Editors
Betty Hern, Vivian Vincent, Hugh
Cooke,   Lorna - McDlarmid,   Bill
Myhill-Jones, Harold Burks.
Staff Photographer....„Dave'Lawson
Exchange Editor and Pub Secretary/  -Pat Whelan
Circulation  3ob MencWon*
Jean Beveridge, Sheila Hicks,
Marjorie Saunders, Letltla Tierney,
Frances Faulkes, John Oummow,
Peter Remnant, Virginia Hammlt,
Dave Housser, Pearl Hoffman, Mildred Nairne, and Honoree Young.
Editor, The Ubyssey:
Deer Sir:
In tho last Issue of the Ubyssey
you very kindly published a list
of books "missing" from the library. 1 wonder if the students
understood that these books had
been mislrid or lost by other students, in classrooms, common
rooms, the cafeteria, and elsewhere.
To date none of the books on this
list has been returned; may I
again ask that anyone finding an
unattached library book should
return it to the Loan Desk? He
will thereby save the student who
borrowed It the expense of replacing it.
In addition, the following titles
are missing from the Reserve
shelves — presumably lifted by
students who thought their need
greater than that of others. Perhaps they would as innocently
return these to the Reserve shelves
for the use of other students during the week before the examinations.
Haberler, International trade;
Taussig, International trade; Anson, Towards the twentieth century; Browning, Poems; Long &
Anderson, Chemical calculations;
Treadwell & Hall, Analytical
chemistry (quantitative). Talbot,
Quantitative chemical analysis;
Wlllard e Furman, Quantitative
analyst); Hammett, Solutions of
electrolytes; Tolstoi, What is art?;
Stewart, Physics (1939 edition).
Since these books can no longer
be bought, their loss is serious for
future students.
Thanking you,
Yours very truly,
Mabel M. Lanning,
Head, Circulation Department.
U.E.L. Prize
Essays Due
On April 15
• ESSAYS for the United Empire Loyalists Association of
Canada, Vancouver branch, are
due on April 15, it has been announced by Prof. W. N. Sage, head
of the History department.
All essays will be judged by
members of the History department who will award the first
prize of a silver medal and $10
offered by the association, The
donor of the medal is Bessie P.
Choate, president of the organization.
The purpose of the organization
is to stimulate interest between
the east and west particularly in
Loyalist subjects. Prof. Sage a
former president of the association,
stated that much of interest in
Loyalist history has been brought
to light through its activity.
LOST: A Hebrew-English Lexicon, Black cover. Lost between
Union College and Arts Building.
Please return to Yoshioka.
LOST: A sum of two dollars. Between the Brock Building and the
Parking lot on Tuesday nftenmn.
Please return to the Pub. Reward.
• IF YOU tried to make a phone
call last Wednesday afternoon
and got the wrong number, you
can blame it on your campus explorer and his aboriglnies who
were "exploring" the telephone
exchange at the time and properly
messing things up.
Presided over by Mrs. Ada McLennan, the telephone exchange is
situated in Room C In the Administration building. There, before
wires, buttons, flashing lights and
all the other telephonic paraphernalia, Mrs. McLennan daily
doles out numbers for the University.
We can testify that her job is
not an easy one. Mrs. McLennan
allowed us to maul over the board
in the pretext of getting a number and the wires were almost
tied into knots In the resulting
struggle. The gentlemen who attempted to get the Loan Desk, but
finally had to give up, is hereby
offered our profuse apologies.
Mrs. McLennan, although she has
been here only since October is
quite familiar with campus affairs,
problems, and love complications.
Coming from a downtown hotel,
Mrs. McLennan finds U.B.C.'s tele-
phone system a little harder to get
on to and feels a little "cooped up"
after the hotel, but likes the atmosphere out here much better.
"I appreciate the sunshine and
green grass here," she said.
The telephone board in front of
which she works is complicated,
but Mrs. McLenan's swift fingers
fly over it nimbly with a speed
which would amaze the noncha-
lent individual who blithely calls
a number as if the operation was
as simple as could be. "Operators," said Mrs. McLennan, "are
supposed to be blind, deaf, and
dumb." After watching her at
work, you somehow can't believe
that statement.
Mrs. McLennan has had many
amusing experiences on the
switchboard. People call the University for free advice and when
she answers, unload their problems on to her.
Questions like "What do I do
with a sick dlicken?" are among
the requests made which remind
her she is working for an educational institution. One time a
man tried to get the golf course
and got the University. Undaunted
when he found his mistake, he
tried to date the lady with the
pretty voice.
One day a frantic woman called
the University and tried to reach
"Junior," explaining that it was
a terrible emergency. After hours
of searching and announcing, it
was learned that he just had to go
home to turn the fire off under
the roast. Then one day painters
shellaced the switchboard and it
was some time beore anyone could
have a decent conversation over
Varsity telephones. One day a
farmer called up and asked the
present price of manure. He
couldn't be convinced that he had
the wrong place, either.
Mrs. McLennan admits that
sometimes she has made a mistake, but not often. When she
first come on the job, her most
frequent mistake was answering,
"Hotel University."
• Aycar Ago •.
• "SIX CURTAIN calls amid
frantic applause and bravos
from Wednesday's student audience climaxed the first evening
performance" as the Player's Club
Spring play, "Candida", went into
production the week ending Marcd
21, 1941 . . . Mary McClorg, John
Glen, and Art Hill led the list of
stars . . . Students prepared for tho
A.M.S. meeting of the following
week when motions providing for
election of the president and
treasurer In January and payment
of their fees wei« scheduled to be
put before the assembly . . . Spring
sprung agnin with the birth of two
sheep in the stadium pen.
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Page Five
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L S E Awards To Be Presented At Banquet
Dr. T. Larsen, Hon.
Pres., to Officiate at
Award Ceremony
* THE ANNUAL L.S.E. banquet, at which awards will be
given to the twelve students who have served the university
best this year, will be held in Brock Hall, Tuesday, at 6:30.
Dr. Kaye Lamb will be the guest speaker.
Dr. Thorlief Larsen, who founded the Letters Club
in 1918 and has been honorary president since that time, will
present the awards.
Those students receiving the a-
ward, which is in the shape of s
small gold medallion pendant and
a certificate, are:
Ray Foster, who for two years
has been the president of the
Radio Society; Sheila McKay, secretary of the Radio Society and
secretary of the Letters Club and
IJR.C; Louis Monasch technical advisor to the Radio Society for the
past Ave years;
Duncan McFayden, president of
the Musical Society, and Margaret
Haggart, vice-president and female
toad In th* last Mus. Soc. production;
Lester Sugarman, vice president,
and Lister Sinclair, prominent
member of the Players' Club; Eric
NicoL writer of the famed "Mummery"; Arvid Backman, McOoun
Cup Debater and president of th*
U.EJ3.; Jim Melvin, president of
S.C.M.; Harry Home, president of
the newman Club and Rod Morris,
president of L.S.E.
The committee fdr the award
selections was composed of Dr. F.
H. Soward, honorary president of
L.S.E.,. Professors Freddy Wood
and Walter Oage, the two most
recently elected faculty members
to receive awards, and Ted McBride and Rod Morris, presidents
of A.M.S. and L.S.E., and secretary of L.S.E., Shirley MacDonald.
H. Jessie How, BA.
4629 West 10th Ave.
Essays and Theses Typed
'Our Service Means
Happy Motoring"
BOB MORRIS, genial president
ol! the Literary and Scientific Executive, who has announced the
annual awards of the society for
day afternoon, from 8-4:30 there
will be a musical fireside at 1890
Matthews. The program will include a singsong as well as vocal
and instrumental talent. The V.C-
U. heartily Invites any students
who want to come.
For your
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Fountain Pens
Slide Rules
Scales, etc.,
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Covered with
Nelson's smooth
Frenchiityle Chocolate
Tests Held In
Forestry Lab
O THE MOST spectacular lab on
t the campus, In the opinion of
fourth year student engineers, Is
the Federal Forest Products, located on an isolated section, south
of the Mechanical building.
Every material used in building
and construction is tested for
bending and tension. Steel bars
are pulled apart in tremendously
powerful machines and actually
measured; the amount of bending
of steel-eye beams is recorded on
optical measuring instruments;
wood samples used especially In
aeroplane construction are tested.
Companies manufacturing wire
rope and -cables in Vancouver
bring samples to be tested with
their own representative on hand
to record the results. Bricks and
concrete are broken down and glue
samples are analysed and tested
for quality.
The engines used burn sawdust
charcoal in ordinary gasoline engines with the carburetor removed,
and run on carbon monoxide from
the generators.
This may be a solution to the
transportation problem. When gas
rationing becomes effective, buses
and trucks wilPbe able to run on
sawdust charcoal.
Radio Soc
War Work
• DOROTHY HIRD, chairman of
the War Aid Council, will
speak over CKWX on Saturday
night at 6.15 on the weekly Radio
Newsroom broadcast of the Unl-
cersity Radio Society.
Dorothy will be interviewed by
members of the Radio Newsroom
show on the activities of the War
Aid Council during the past yeas.
The Regular staff, Sheila Mac-
Kay, Phyllis Ne Metz, All Miller,
Ted Spiers, Louis Monasch, Bill
Joiner and Bob Wilson, will
broadcast as usual.
NOTICE: On Friday, at 12:30 in the
Auditorium, the Film Society will
present the final episode in that
exciting serial, "The Indians Are
Coming." The second feature will
be a colour film on Northern Ontario, featuring A. T. Jackson,
noted Canadian Artist, entitled
"Canadian Landscapes."
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Qf Despair
O   STUDENTS   who   can't   pass
' their exams this April will in
compensation get a good hour's
reading from the entertaining
exam-writing boards given them
to use as desks in the adultorium.
These boards serve not only as an
instrument of easy publicity when
dropped during an exam, but serve
also as a combination rogues' gallery, poetry collection, and information bureau.
As a rogues' gallery, the wooden
slabs have not only pictures of
pretty girls, but one a Jack
Boothe-like cartoon of a frustrated
face, saying: "O.K. prof, you've
got men."
Names of students from years
back are always interesting, such
as "Isabclle Black, Arts '37," who
you know now as Isabelle White
with three children.
The comforting thought is that
most of the words written on the
board express one's thoughts on
writing exams. Like: '"Oh to be in
England, now that April's here,"
- "B.A.C.: Hell, U.B.C!" - or
"Backward, turn backward, O
Time In thy flight, and remember
one thing that I studied last night."
As an information bureau, one
desk may have chemical equations,
math formulae, three verses of
"memory," or a list of stories and
their authors, for checking them
off the list. The trouble is that
you never do get a board that
would help you in your particular exam. Such must have been
the fate of the poor soul who
wrote this one seen last year: "If
you get through without a sup,
then lend your notes to the under-
pup, I ain't gonna grieve my lord
no more."
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across her "malapropisms" to the
student audience.
'Shirley Kerr, as Julia, turned
in a capable performance.although
many of her lines were lost because of a habit of turning her
head off-stage during delivery.
Thrown into ihe background by
the sterling work of Sinclair, HiU
and Heal were the minor roles of
Foster Isherwood and John Seyer
who lacked the forcefulness to
make their presence felt on the
Sam Payne handled the play's
direction well, and the costumes,
under the care of Anne du Moulin,
were outstanding. A capable stage
crew shifted scenes under the direction of Don Newson. Sets were
designed by Paul Matthews.
Shopping • • • With Mary Ann
Ah Spring,
O BREAK OUT in brilliant
colors for Easter with a pair
of gloves from Wilson's Glove and
Hosiery Shop, 575 Granville St.
. . . Kayser makes them in Patrl-
tic red, Dusty pink, Airforce blue,
American saddle and the ever-
popular black, white, navy and
grey. A Fiji planted his pin on
a blonde freshette from Kimberley
after a short two week's romance.
The catch comes when she lost it
just two hours after he'd given
it to her. Kayser also makes non-
run lisle hosiery in the latest
colors. How many D.U. Pins are
still left on D.U.'s is the question
of the moment. . . another one left
the fold last week and ls now in
possession of a cute little trick
from Seattle.
Ah Love,
O ITS A SEASON of bright colors, so burst out in a pair of
green or red sandals from Raeson's
Mezzanine floor, 608 Granville St.
They come in a bevy of colors too,
beige, black, blue and patent. The
D.U. president is angling to* get
his pin back from last year's flame,
'cos he wants togive It to a sopho-
,more Gamma Phi.   In the mean
time he's intermittently wearing
her pin. These sandal pumps have
low, Dutch-boy heels and really
are super-smart to wear with
dressy or sporty clothes. S7.95 is
the price. A dark ex-Varsity girl
now in training has given back the
Sigma Phi Delt pin, but the romance is not off. She's afraid to
keep it around the hospital.
Ah Spring,
•   ITS NOT TOO late yet to pick       have   a   beautiful
up an Easter outfit. Plants
Ladles Wear, 564 Granville St.
have some really nice ones. Walk
in and look over their stock of
coats, suits, dresses and millinery.
A dark, long-haired A.O. Pi went
walking on the beach on Wednesday afternoon with her Aggie boy
friend and forgot to put her lipstick on again before she returned,   Ah Love.   Ah Spring.   Plants
collection of
Helen Harper English long boxy
sweaters in Shetland floss. They're
lovely under a suit or for campus
wear with skirt and jacket. The
Totem Editor and a red-headed
editor were embarassed at the
Spring play on Wed. when fellow
pubsters wouldn't move along the
row to make room for them and
they were forced to sit through
one scene on each others knees.
0 SPRING is here and summer's
coming. Now is the time to
plan your summr wardrobe with
it's dainty silks, bright cottons,
slacks, shorts, and all the rest of
tho hot-weather playtogs. Let
Lydia Lawrence help you get
ready for summer. Drop in and
see her at 576 Seymour St. A
blond A.D. Pi is all thrilled because the Sigma Phi Delt boy
friend breezed into town the other
night from the east, left his pin in
her keeping and breezed away a-
gain. T'\»3 Lawerenoe's specializes
in individuality. An article made
by her is never duplicated. The
Mus. Soc. room (207) is becoming
known as the mush room. It's
dangerous to enter these days
without making a lot of noise beforehand and all because Spring
has affected two froshies from West
Engineers To Run
Artsmen's Affairs
* ENGINEERS, formerly Sciencemen, the scourge of the
Arts Faculty, who for years now have bullied, belittled,
and bewildered the "dying" Artsman, have at last dealt the
telling blow, the blow to end all blows at the "vanishing
In response to President Chuck MoNeely's plea for
someone, anyone, to serve on the Arts' Executive, three
Engineers magnanimously offered their services to that body
—and have been accepted.
The letter in which the kind-hearted Engineers applied for the positions and which stated their sincere reasons
is as follows:
Mr. C J. McNeely, mm-mm-mm--m-mm-mmmmm--m--m
Artsmen's Undergraduate
Society, University of B. C
Dear Sir:
In response to your statement
which appeared in the March 20th
issue of the Ubyssey, we, the undersigned, respectfully submit this
application for the positions of
Vice-President, Secretary and
Treasurer of the Artsmen's Undergraduate Society. You stated that
any Artsmen could have the positions for the asking, but for the
following reasons we propose that
we could handle the work much
more efficiently:
1. We are all members of Science
2. As%uch it would be easy next
year foi' us to co-operate fully and
effectively with Students' Council.
3. As such it would be easy for
us to co-operate fully and effectively with BUS next year.
4. Such co-operation would help
to keep the Aggies in their place.
5. We would infuse a bit of good
Science spirit into AMUS and thus
lay the foundations for the time
when it can percolate by Itself
6. We have several ideas for tho
Arts-Aggie Pep Meet next year.
7. We would like to get control
over some organization which has
co-eds in it.
8. We are all members of
Science '44.
Please consider our sincere willingness to put a bit of spirit into
AMUS and to make It an active
organization on the campus again.
We can be contacted any time at
Room 212, Applied Science, or at
the Georgia Hotel.
Yours truly.
O. M. Julson  (Vice-President)
L. H. Gitterman,  (Secretary)
S. J. Beaton (Treasurer)
These   applications   have   been
ratified by Charlie Nash and three
unholy terrors are probably, even
at this moment, assuming office.
It is quite evident to all who
know engineers that things will
now begin to hum, buzz, and
sizzle in the dormant Artsmen's
Undergraduate Society. It is rumored that McNeely is going to
have a devil of a time to control
them, that is, if he does at all, as
"We Three" have already formed
a plan of battle which, although
of course a secret, will probably
mean the remodelling, revamping
(with emphasis on the "vamping")
and rejuvenating of the lumbering
Arts machine.
To get the Artsman* reaction to
this, the Ubyssey cautiously approached one of the organisms and
informed him that something new
had been added to his executive,
namely three engineers. When
last seen he was jibbering frantically in Spanish, Greek, French,
Latin and Hindustani as he leapt
chimney to chimney on Brock
In case you gentle co-eds still
can't believe it's true and have already sent welcome notes to the
Japanese, we print the following
official confirmation from Charles
I hereby ratify the appointment
O   A STATEMENT of marks made
on the April Examinations will
be sent to each student as soon as
possible after Congregation.
These statements are sent to the
home addresses unless requests.
that they be sent elsewhere are
left with the Registrar.
Students should, without delay,
see that their correct addresses are
in the Registrar's office.
Any student graduating this
spring who has1 not already filled
out « card of application please
do so at once.
of the following:
O. M. Julson, vice-president.
L. H. Gitterman, secretary.
S. J. Beaton, treasurer,
to the executive of the Artsmen's
Undergraduate Society pro tern*
The above mentioned men have by
their imagination and Initiative,,
show themselves capable of instilling new spirit into the Arts
faculty and will hold office unttt
such a time as Artsmen can one*
more stand on their own feet
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'WCOH^OWATIO   *""   MAY 1*70 Page Six
Friday, March 27, 194T
Intra-Mural Rally In Gym Thur. April 2, Noon
Mural Champs To
Be Awarded Cups,
Prizes At Rally
•   CLIMAXING ONE of the campus' most successful athletic adventures since the outbreak of War, a huge Intra-
Mural Rally will be held in the gym Thursday, April 2, from
12:30 to 1:30.
Prizes and cups will be awarded to individual and
team winneVs of all tournament and contest held during
the Intra-Mural season.
Feature attractions of the Mural
Raily will be a boxing show put on
by Tommy Symes, Pacific Coast
Golden Oloves champ. Symes will
go s coup]* of exhibition rounds
with sparing mates.
A Tumbling Display, and a Ping
Pong Match are also billed on the
Mural Rally's program.
Special tribute to organizers
Maury Van Vliet and Harry Farnk-
lln Is certainly due for then* untiring efforts in making their
"baby", the Intra-Mural Sports
season a success.
However, next year a bigger and
better Mural Sports setup will be
run off according to plans outlined by Physical Director Maury
Van Vliet and his organizers.
The Rally Thursday is intended
officially to end the Mural year
and all tho** who participated ar*
«sk*d to turn out and reap their
rewards. A small charge will be
collected at the door. The funds
will go towards the cost ot Cups,
equipment and sundry Items.
So far, the Intor-Fraternlty
Council have' contributed gr**tly
in th* securing of Cups and other
swards. H. Blrks donated s Cup
A Grand Aggregate Cup will be
given th* winners of the enure
Mural program.
• IT HAS been especially re-
quested that all Preehmm turn
out for th* hug* Intra-Murtl Rally
Thursday, April 2, in the gym. An
1 outline of n*xt year's mural plans
wW b* detailed.
Awards tor this year's winners
are to b* presented.
Cager Tops
• FLASHY "Jocko" McKlnlay
breezed in with 15 points In
the last scheduled basketball game
of the year to pace the Phi Delts
and cop the individual scoring
championship in the Intra-Mural
basketball league. Closely behind
"Jocko" came Art Monahan, Phi
Kappa Sigma, and third was
George Ballantyne of the Alpha
Jocko had his eye set on the
championship all year and not until the last game did he really get
his sights set when he was dropping them In from all angles.
Jocko's total was 97 points in nine
games for an average of approximately 11 points per till Second
placer Art Monohan garnered his
points in ten games, to nine games
for Qeorge Ballantyne.
0. Pis.
Jocko McKlnlay     •   97
Art Monahan  10   M
George Ballantyne     9    78
Ian McDonald ...    I   73
BUI Hooson    9   M
Alec Lucas    9   fl
NOTICE: On Wednesday, April 8,
at 12:30 in the Auditorium, "Under
The Red Robe, a full length sound
feature, starring Raymond Massey,
Conrad Veidt, and Annabella, will
be presented: Pass feature.
Phi Delts Capture
In Intra-Mural
Top Honours
Sports Standing
•   AFTER MORE than six months of competitive Intra-Mural sports, which included everything from Track to Ping Pong, and in which more than ten Fraternities competed, a
winner appeared today.
Phi Delta Theta, coming from behind during the last few weeks emerged with top
honours in Mural standing, fifteen points ahead of their nearest rivals, Kappa Sigma.
• TOMMY SYME, North West
Golden Glove Champion, will
display his wares this Thursday
noon for th* benefit of the Intra*
Mural Rally crowd.
• IT HAS BEEN requested by
"Johnny" Owen, cheerful strip
director and keeper of the Stadium,
that all team strip must be handed In at once. "Johnny" especially asks the girls to turn In their
strip right away. Men's strip
should be turned In also.
' Sports A Year
Ago Today
• ALL VARSITY was rejoicing
last year at this time over the
Senior 'A"s victory over the Victoria Dominoes which brought the'
Provincial Championships to U.B.C.
for the first time in five years.
The champions deserved all the
praise that was given to them, and
they got plenty. Joe Ryan, Art
Barton, Pat Flynn, and Jim Scott
came In for the better part of the
glory, but the other members of
the team were by no means neglected.
Of almost equal interest a year
ago was the notice by the Sports
staff of the Ubyssey that they
would sponsor s Woo Contest, the
winners to be given a weekend up
the mountain, sll expenses paid.
...The decision of th* Varsity soccer team to protest their d*f**t
from th* Pro Recs fell Ilk* a bombshell into the soccer Hague. Th*
decision was based on th* fact that
th* Pro Recs used five men who
played in the Saturday L**gu*.
Th* final item of Interest to
students was the victory of Austin
Frith in the army boxing tourna-
bent. All other Varsity entries
failed to place in the contest.
By the way, the Ubyssey issue of
last year was the goon issue, and
the sports page blazoned forth the
news that the Canadian Cage Playoffs would be held at Nanaimo.
No trace of any such game can be
found, and it is presumed that the
statement was erroneous.
Discus Heaver
•   LIONEL FOURNIER, a real Greek Discus thrower, he's
a Psi U., worked out in the Varsity Track Trials the
other day and proved himself as good as he looks above.
Co-Eds To Get Big
Block Awards Friday
Fraternity and Sorority
Printing and Engraving
Our Speciatly
566 Seymour St.
Mural Golfers
Battle It Out
For Honours
O THE RUNNERS up in the Intra-Mural golf tourney, the
Zeta Psi's, won the right to meet
the heretofore unbeaten Phi Kappa
Phi entry ir« the final round of
the golf play offs by trimming the
Psi Upsilon golfers on Wednesday.
Blnks Falrburn and Orme Dior
will defend the Phi Kappa Phi record of no losses against the double
Zete entry of Tom Osier and Hugh
Hall. The match will be played
some time In the near future, and
the event will be one of the closest, most hotly contested of the
Intra-Mural program.
• BIG BLOCK award winners In
Women's Athletics were announced today by the Awards
Committee. All told, more than
thirty co-eds have received awards
on the campus this year.
The Big Block Awards were as
follows; Betty Muir, (third time),
Helen Matheson, Jean Handling,
Mary Bradley, Florence Rowell,
Mary Frank Atkln, Beth Cocking
and Helen McKlUop.
Senior Manager Awards were
only granted to two girls this year.
The winners were Nora Neilson
and Marguerite Neil.
Small Block Awards were given
to the following women; Buddy
Graham, Beatrice Inch, Nora Nell-
son, Gwynne Poslethwalte, Mlram
Ren wick.
Exact figures on the enure Mural
standing have not as yet been released. Golf matches are still being
played but the results will not
change the top two groups' standing in any way.
The Phi Delts stand on top by
virtue of their spirited wins in
Snooker and Track and their high
.second rate standings in Basketball, swimming, Baseball and Golf.
In the Track Meet, Stu Madden
and Don McLean led their brother
Phi's to a victory which totaled
them 26 points towards the final
Mural standing.
Kenny McBride won the Snooker Meet and aided the cause, while
the basketball squad, coached by
Varsity regular Jack Ryan lost
only three out of ten games.
The Grand Aggregate Cup, the
highest sward to the winning club
In the Mursl program will be presented to the Phi Delts Thursday,
April 2 In the gym. At the same
time other awards will be given to
all Individual winners who took
part In th* Intra-Mural sports con*
Phi Coicfi
Com* out and see the winners.
• VARSITY CAGE regular, J.
Gregory Ryan turned coach for
a day ss he directed the Phi Delt
basketball squad to their win
Tuesday. This win cinched the top
pise* In Mural standing for th*
Phi Kap Cop Mural
Baseball Title
Beat Psi Ups 8-6
• A FIVE run outburst in the fourth inning, when the
score was deadlocked at 3-all, gave the strong Phi Kappa
Pi horsehiders a neat 8-6 victory over the Psi Upsilon nine
for the Intra-Mural Baseball Cup Tuesday noon hour on
Upper Soccer Field.
For three full frames, it was nip
and tuck baseball, the Pi-men
holding a 3-0 lead up until the last
of the third when Psi U. countered three times on Johnny Mcpherson's home run with Darcy
Nicherson on base and a walk to
Denny Thompson who crossed th*
plate on Davy Nichol's one-ply.
Then, on a momentary wild spree
by Psi U. chucker Lionel Fourn-
ler who walked Spencer, McArthur
and lead-off man Lynn Sully to
load the sacks, Mickey Stewart,
diminutive Kap third basemen,
smashed a stinging double over
short that scored Spencer and McArthur. Sloppy fielding by the
shaky Psi U. Infield was responsible for three more runs.
In the last of the fourth, Psi U.
threatened when Darcy Nicherson
got a life on a walk by Ormy Dier.
Fournier fanned and Dier got out
of trouble after Nicherson scored
his second run of the game. The
score stood 8-4, Phi Kappa Pi.
In the first part of the fifth inning, Denny Thompson, Psi U. left
left fielder saved a sure-Are home
run when he turned his back to
the plate and brought down Jerry
Spencer's long fly into left field.
It was do or die for the Psi U.
clan in the last half of the last
frame, and before three went out,
they shoved across two runs, but
not enough to tie the score.
First two men up went down.
Dave Nichols, who caught a good
ball game, drew a walk from Orme
Dier. On the next play, Bill Orr,
sweet ftrst-sacker, dribbled one at
Mickey Stewart who threw wildly
to Blnks Falrburn at first for the
Phi Kap Pis. On the bad heave,
Nichols and Orr advanced to third
and second respectively.
With two strikes on him and the
ball gam* pretty much on ice for
the Pi-men, Ian McDonald lifted
a blooper Into short left that spun
Nichols and Orr home to make It
8-0. Then, Darcy Nicherson, who
had not been put out previously,
fanned swinging to end the ball
Last year, the Phi Kappa Sigma
team garnered top honours in soft-
ball competition. The Phi Kappa
Pi golf team is also in the finals
for Intra-Mural link supremacy.
Lineups for the champlnoship
tussle were:
PSI UPSILON: B. Orr, I. McDonald, D. Nicherson, L. Fournier, J.
McPherson, D. Thompson, G. Mc-
Farland, J. Swaison, D. Nichols.
PHI KAPPA PI: Sully, Dier, Stewart, Benson, GUI, Falrburn, Salt,
Spencer, McArthur.
Varsity Rowers Hopes Of
Wash.-U.B.C. Meet Gone
• "THE ROWING CLUB'S prospective meet with the
Washington Lightweight Crew scheduled for March 28 has
been called off," announced Phil Fitz-James to the Ubyssey
The Washington crew stated that       —»——_————jmmm—j——-—_«
they were not  in  condition and
were going to remain at home and
train for their race against Oregon
State the following week.
Just for the records the full crew
is hereby given out: Bow, Stan
Gustavson, 2 Ron Shaw, 3 Ken
Creighton, 4 George Greenwood,
5 Chuck McNeely, 6 Charlie Nash,
7 Mel Julson, 8 Phil Fitr-James
and cox John Francis.
"This was a beautiful crew,"
quoted coach John Slater.
NOTICE: The Students' Christian Movement of U.B.C. will hold
its camp as usual this year. Paul
Moritz of Seattle, who has been
in Japan and China during the
past few years, doing work in the
Y.M.C.A., is expected to be guest
speaker. The dates and time of
the camp will be posted or announced in a later issue.
Phi Delts
Take Psi U.
Cage Team
Basketball regular schedule ended with a bang Tuesday at noon as the smooth
playing Phi Delt team
trounced Psi Upsilon 30-9
before a screaming crowd of
Kappa Sigs in the campus
By their win the Phi Delt
boys cinched first place in
the Intra • Mural Sports
Standing, fifteen points a-
head of the Kappa Sig group.
The Pad Ups, flush from s
victory over the Phi Kapp* Sigs,
the night before, started the game
Tuesday as if they meant business.
But the J. Gregary Ryan coached
Phi men never let them get
Breaking fast and working well
under the losers' basket the Phi
Delts piled up a convincing 20-6
score by half tune.
In the last half, both sides stowed down and the game ended with
a 30-9 score.
FOUND: A pale green eversharp
pencil in shape of a pen. Apply to
Chuck Clarldge, Pub.
LOST: Waterman's Green Fountain pen. Lost by D. Turner, Aggie
Goes Into
2nd Round
e LYNN SULLY'S for Men Only
Tennis Tournament Is proceeding smoothly on schedule with
nearly all the first round matches
played off.
Ihe more than fifty contestants
who battled it out on the courts
for the last few days have whittled themselves down to a winning
In the doubles, only three matches ..have ..been ..played. ..Other
players who put their names hi
for the contest should contact on*
another and get their games over.
A list Is posted on the notice
board in the gym of players and
who they are to play.
MUNRO PRE-MED: A final banquet will be held Friday at 6 p.m.
Election of officers for the coming
year will be held. Dr. L. B. Rant*
will give a general talk illustrated
by slides on preventive medicine,
the static action of bacteria end
the Sufa-drugs. The dinner will,
be free to all members.
You're missing a lot if you
haven't tried Philip Morris
Mixture, today's greatest
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development at a  moment's notice.


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