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 COMING EVENTS   ;
TODAY
8:30—Basketball and Dance, Gym.
8:15-"r>»tes of Penzance", Aud.
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The Ubyssey
Issued Twice Weekly by the Students' Publications Board
of The University of British Columbia
COMING EVENTS
SATURDAY
8:15—"Pirates of Penzance," Aud.
MONDAY
12:15-Mcn's Athletic Meeting, Ap. Sc.
100.
VOL.   XVIII.
VANCOUVER, B. C, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 1936
35
BRILLIANT   DANCE  PROMISED
Colour, Dash Of
'Pirates' Pleases
Bright Production
Has Charm and
Quick Pace
FINE CHORAL WORK
By D. R. B.
"Pirates of Penzance," which
ranks with "Pinafore" as the
most popular operetta by that
popular pair, Gilbert and Sullivan, was brilliantly presented
by the Musical Society on
Wednesday evening. The audience, of nearly a thousand students, loudly praised the efforts of the young artists who,
for the most part, deserved it
all.
BEST IN FIVE YEARS
In fact, old-timers say that this
year's offering is the best that the
Musical Society has clone for at toast
five years. An excellent orchestra,
good lighting, and pleasing sets helped
to make the show the success it is.
For the most part, tha men were
not well made-up. The most glaring
example of this fault was the Pirate
King, Ian Douglas, who had the
Groucho Marx face with Eddie Cantor eyis. One would, not bayt beejv
surprised if he had at any moment
pulled out a cigar, gone into a
crouch, and queried, "How'm I
doin'?"
On the other hand, the members
of the ladies chorus and the leminine
principals were properly grease-
painted. In the chorus Marjorie Find-
lay made a particularly pretty picture and looked as if she haa suddenly come to life from Grandma's old
Family Album, with her bonnet, her
frills, and her rosy cheeks.
Leading Lady
Alice Rowe, whose fine soprano voice
was heard to great advantage In the
lilting melodies of "Pirates of Penzance," In which she takes the romantic lead.
WIT AND TALENT
SPARKLE TUESDAY
AT NOON PEP MEET
Popular Visitors
Include Court,
Won, Emerson
ALICE ROWE GOOD
Of the leading characters, Alice
Rowe as Mabel gave the best performance. She coupled a well-trained
voice with considered (but not appearing so) acting. She was possibly
equalled, but not excelled by Lillian
Walker as Ruth, the Pirate maia, who
looked convincingly ugly—the work
of the make-up man—and who interpreted her part well.
Douglas Ford, as Frederick, the
hero, started off his performance in
a wooden manner. Although his voice
was at no time anything but pleasing,
his acting suffered a great deal from
either nervousness or unconscious
stiffness. This manner, however,
passed away during the second act,
and his trio with Ruth and the Pirate
King was delightful.
OUTSTANDING MAN
A. K. Macleod as the comical Major-General Stanley caught the audience at once. Without overacting,
and he had no lack of opportunities,
he delivered his famous dissertation
on the qualities of modern major-
generals. His costume and make-up
helped considerably to make him the
most outstanding of all the men in
the cast.
Mournfully perfect in the role of
the sad Sergeant of Police was Gordon Stead. In the costume of the
Victoria, B.C. Police Departmnt he
led his 'boys' through their paces in
a manner that had the crowd almost
on their feet in approval,
Overacting spoiled some o[ the effect that Morley Neal as '.he Pirate
Lieutenant might have made. Scene-
stealing is sometimes permissible, but
he made the mistake of distracting the
audience from the important action.
That is never permissible.
DUET HIGH SPOT
The orchestra handled the music
acceptably. As it should, it never
stressed the accompaniment to the
extent of 'drawing attention—but the
singers were able to feel that they
had capable support in all their work.
The short "Hail Poetry ' chorus in
the finale of the first act was the
musical treat of the evening. It is
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Another "super-colossal" pep meeting got under way with a bang on
Tuesday when Jack Emerson. Master
of Ceremonies, introduced a number
of artists who were received with
rare enthusiasm by their critical audience — especially Vic Won, smiling
Chinese entertainer from the Mandarin Gardens, who brought down
the house with his rendering of
"Alone," and Emerton Court, actor
extraordinary,
Mr. Court gave a most unusual performance. With a few easy strokes
of the "chalk and clay" sticks, anathema to the average amateur actor,
and the addition or removal ot a wig
of scant white locks, he became Age,
Youth, "Coon"—anything he wished.
All it needed was the striking of an
attitude and the impersonation was
complete. The audience seemed to
find him equally effective in his
heart-moving imitations of Old Black
Joe and a blind Irishman f.s in the
more comic characters of Charlie
Chaplin, Adolf Hitler, a Pender St.
Oriental and Groucho Marx.
Isabel and Kenny Haight, tap and
acrobatic dancers, have appeared before the student audience before, but
in their case familiarity does not
seem to breed contempt. When they
appeared in two of their soft-shoe
tap dances, Senkler of Discipline-
Committee fame was observed to sit
up and take notice
Jackie Williamson and his orchestra
provided incidental music—and not so
incidental at that, especially in Duke
Ellington's 'Solitude," when the air
was taken up by trombone, trumpet
and clarinet in rapid succession. Wilf
Wylie proved his right to a place
among the moderns in his catchy,
quick-moving solos of "Body and
Soul" and "Some day Sweetheart."
Jack Emerson kept the breaks between acts filled up with a series of
jokes and snappy comebacks, the excuse for the latter being given by a
heckler (or possibly a stooge) in the
audience. Said heckler was r o match
for Mr. Emerson's wit, and had to
content himself with enthusiastic
tooting of the machine known as a
"rassberry." Emerson did not seem
to find this annoying: it certainly
gave him all the opportunity he needed for humour.
DUNSMUIR AS
VOCATIONS
LECTURER
Wholesale Field
Analysed For
Undergrads
"Wholesaling is a branch of commerce that is more fascinating than
any other," With these words Mr.
John Dunsmuir, of the firm of Mackenzie, White and Dunsmuir, opened
his talk on the wholesaling trade at
the last Vocational Guidance lecture
of the term.
He said that to be successful in
business, one must spend all his time,
except when he is asleep or eating,
at that business. To be most successful, he said, it is better to start
at the bottom and work to the top
through the various departments. The
going is rougher, but the experience
more than pays for the effort. He
also said that to be really successful,
one should make people feel that one
is enthusiastic and happy in his work.
WHOLESALER'S VALUE
There are three reasons tor the
wholesaler, he said. First, the wholesaler can give credit for a much
longer period than the manufacturer.
The manufacturer gives about ten
days to settle the bills, while the
wholesaler will give an indefinite
number of days to the retailer to settle. Second, the wholesaler can and
will supply small amounts of goods
at frequent periods, where the manufacturer can only afford to ship in
large consignments. This necessitates
the wholesaler, »or he can take the
large shipments from the manufacturer and store it in his warehouse,
from which he can distribute it to
the retailers in his district. For this
reason the retailer prefers to buy
from the wholesaler.
He then went on to describe the
different departments of a typical
wholesaling house, and their respective duties, He said that there were
four departments in any wholesaling
house.
PURCHASING DEPARTMENT
First there is the purchasing department. The personnel of this department consists of a purchasing agent,
his secretaries, and a staff of buyers.
The size of the staff depends entirely
on the size of the business. The
duties of this department are simple
in that it is its duty to do all the
buying for the business. But to do
this, the purchasing agent has to know
the buying power of the district in
which the wholesaler is operating.
SALES ORGANIZATION
The second department is the sell-
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NOMINATIONS
DUE NEXT
TUESDAY
Gould As Yet Sole
Presidential
Prospect
With A.M.S. elections fast spproach-
ing, nomination campaigns are already well under way and it is already apparent that there will be a
full slate of candidates.
Latest reports place John H. Groves
Gould, present Literary and Scientific members, as sole candidate for
President. Betty Hoyt is the only
contestant so far for President of the
Women's Undergrad Society while
Ralph Killam and John Witbeck are
opposing forces in search of office of
President of Men's Undergrad Society.
The office of Secretary calls forth
three nominees in the persons of Miss
Constance Baird, Miss Catherine
Scott nnd Miss Pauline Patterson.
Alvin Rosenbaum and Harvey Carruthers seem to have chosen to furnish each other with opposition for
the office of Junior member while,
at present. John Logan stands a lone
candidate for President of the Literary and Scientific executive. Clarence Idyll, present careful guardian
of finances, returns to ask for re-election to office as treasurer, To date
athletics seem to be a one-man game
with Dave Carey in the men's slot
and Beth Evans in the women's.
Nominations for President must bo
in the hands of Darrel Gonieiy, Secretary, by 5 p.m., Tuesday, March 3,
and elections will be held on the 10th.
Nominations for other offices are due
to be in the hands of the Secretary
before 5 p.m.. March 11. and the elections for these offices will be Mar.
17th.
Union Dance Offer
— Vancouver Hotel
-*
Nominee
Ballroom,   Orchestra
Are Supplied At
Nominal Cost
Ask  Opinion  On
Vocation Talks
The Alumni Committee under Tommy Berto who have
presented the series of Vocational Guidance lectures, is
anxious to know what the student response has been. They
are anxious to learn what improvements could be made in
a similar series next >ear, and
ask that any suggestions students may have be addressed
to Mr. T. V. Berto, in care of
the Ubyssey Office, campus.
,t<,
***"'
Jay Gould of the Literary and Scientific Executive, who is the first and
to date the only candidate reported to
have signified his Intention of running
for President of Students' Council in
the term 1936-37	
"EDUCATION AND
THE LIBRARY" AT
INSTITUTE TALK
Mr. Ridington Has
Rich Experience
To Draw From
Grateful acknowledgement Is made
to Kay Bourne and to BUI Gwyer,
whose initiative and energy brought
the College Carnival Into being and
made of It such a fine success.
Library Has Exhibit
Of Varied Attraction
Rare old manuscripts, commercial
advertising, objects d'art, geological
maps, and a fascinating collector's library of rare books on a great variety of subjects comprise the exhibit
on view at present in the Faculty
Room of the Library. The exhibit,
loaned by the British Government by
arrangement with the British Trade
Commissioner, consists principally of
posters, books, and maps, all issued
by various departments of the Biitish
gavernment and related to the resources of the Empire, its industry
and trade.
Many of the books are of the
greatest historical interest. Part of
the Doomsday Book, made by order
of William the Conquerer to enumerate and evaluate all the holders of
land throughout England — the first
British census—is on view in reproduction. There are samples of the
beautifully executed maps of the Ordnance Survey, some of them on a
scale of six inches to the mile. There
is a facsimile of two pages of the Codex Sinaticus, the earliest known copy
of parts of the Bible, for which the
Government and people of England
recently paid one million dollars,
making it by far the most costly book
in the world.
The exhibition includes many interesting photographs of the art treasures of the British Nation, icores of
brochures published by ths British
Government on historical buildings
and localities, and a number of superbly printed books, such a-; the facsimile of the Egyptian Book of the
Dead, and of missals and other illuminated texts, like the Gospel of
Lindisfarne.
Some random features of the exhibit which are of interest include
the fine photographic reproductions
of old masters—one enlarged photograph of some detail in an Albrecht
Durer painting is particularly noteworthy. Holbein's fine portrait of
Christina of Denmark, a handsome
figure in dark fur and velvet, Is attractively reproduced. Some copies
of Persian and Indian prints and
beautiful examples of delicacy and
phantasy in imaginative art. The
early medieval scrolls and psalters
are remarkable for their elaborate
and colorful illumination, some of
them being crusted with gilt in gold
and silver. Modern posters illustrate
the attractive use of bold, fl-it colors,
and design in commercial advertising.
The exhibition is open to (he public between nine and five on week-
The Library and its place in the
Educational scheme furnish the topic
of discussion at the coming Saturday's
Vancouver Institute Lecture. Mr. John
Ridington, well qualified to speak as
he nears his twentieth year of service to the U.B.C. Library, will descend from his Castle to address the
meeting.
Mr. Rldington plans to discuss his
subject in its relations to tho general
problem of Adult Education, which,
in its turn, is part of the still bigger
problem of the destiny of democracy.
The principles and policies he advocates will also be considered in their
bearing on the British Columbia and
Vancouver Library situations.
The meeting will be held in Arts
100 of the University, and commences
at 8:15. It is expected that the President, Mr. George E. Winter, will
have returned from the East ih time
to take the chair.
The B. C. Electric provides an adequate bus service. All Institute lectures are free to the public.
FOR UNION HALL
By JIM MACFARLANE
Hear ye, Hear ye! U.B.C.
students and all their friends
will have a chance to go to
town in a big way with their
Union Building Campaign next
Thursday evening when the
ALL-Varsity Dance Swings into motion with Mart Kenney's
orchestra making the Crystal
Ballroom of the Hotel Vancouver fairly sparkle with the
usual inimitable symphony of
superb melody for which the
"Gentlemen" are famed.
Darrel Gomery, publicity iranager,
waxed enthusiastic over this latest
"Child of Fortune" and in a crescendo of adjectival phrases spread
before the eyes of this reporter the
panorama of arrangements. With a
full orchestra of the Western Gen-.
tlemen the "Big Time" will get under way at 9 p.m. and will keep on
going till 1 a.m. "It is to be on the
lines of a combined class party of all
classes and faculties, programs and
all the trimmings."
BUT ... the price. Because of the
generosity of Mr. Chester, manager
of the Hotel, the ballroom is being
donated for the evening, and of Anderson's Printing Co., who ,re doing
the programs free, the tickets are 75
cents per person. In the words of Jay
Gould, "for 'six bits' one may lolL
hop or otherwise in the luxurious
surroundings of Vancouver's first
ranking hotel, and at the same time
give their Alma Mater the benefit of
the golden egg."
Tickets are in the hands of the students council members and alt claaa
executives, and will also be available
at the door. Dress orders for the
evening are "informal but not too informal." Boys and girls, round up
all your friends, varsity or non-varsity, grad or undergrad, and get your
tickets. HURRY! This is bargain
day at Varsity.
Japan in East For
Forum Meet Tonight
At the regular meeting of the Parliamentary Forum on Tuesday night,
U.B.C, will debate against tne University of Oregon on the subiect;
Resolved that Gre^t Britain and the
United States should reogni.j a
Munroe Doctrine for Japan in the Orient. The debate will start at 7:30
in Arts 100. with U.B.C. taking the
Affirmative.
Considering the presoV critical
state of affairs in Japan, the subject
should be a very time'.;,' one. The
names of the debaters are not yet
available.
Anagram Signs To
Stimulate Campaign
See anything? Well, take a look
around at the new campaign signs
that are coming out today. Take a
good, long look at the $20 at the bottom. If you are good at crossword
puzzles   you'll   find    the    one    word
OLD JAPANESE
* * * •
Doll Festival
CUSTOMJEVIVED
March is the month dedicated to
the Japanese girls in Old Japan. However the third day of March is especially set apart for the celebration of
the "Festival of the Dolls." On thla
day dolls made for the occasion are
brought out to decorate the guest
room.
The women members of the Japanese Students' Club of this Campus
are initiating this celebration on the
campus. They have planned a tea to
which various persons connected with
the university will be invited. The
affair under the leadership of Nor-
iko Yamanaka will be held at the
home of Mrs. E. Kagetsu.
Japanese refreshments will be
served by girls clad in the picturesque attire of the land of the rising
sun. A charming program has also
been planned.
The purpose of the undertaking is
to acquaint the occidental people of
this university with things Japanese.
days, and is on view until Saturday, i that   stands   behind    that    quota    of
March 7, when it will be sent to Edmonton en route for Halifax. It has
been arranged by the Library here in
co-operation with the British Trade
Commissioners, Messrs. J. L. Wilson
Goode and F. J. Gick.
yours.
When you get the letters S-P-l-R-
I-T, carry the tale to your family,
friends and prospective donors and
explain all about it. This campaign
is just warming up.
NURSES' BALL
Final arrangements' have at
last been completed for the
long-postponed Nurses' Ball.
Tho Georgian Club is to be the
scene of the dance, and the date
has been set at 9 p.m. next Wednesday. Two
THE   UBYSSEY
Friday, February 28, 1936
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News Manager: Zoe Browne Clayton
SENIOR EDITORS
Tuesday: Dorwin Baird      -       Friday: John Logan
Sporta Editor: Kemp Edmonds
Associate Editors: Norman Da Poe, Jim Beveridge
Associate Sport Edlton: Milton Taylor, Howie Hume
Assistant Edlton: Ken Grant, Madge Neill, Pauline
Patterson
Assistant Sport Edlton: Dave Petaplece, frank Turner,
B1U Van Houten
Exchange Editor: Shinobu Higashi
Literary Edited Reg Jessup
Columnists: Reg Jessup, Nancy Miles, B.A.
Feature Editor: Lloyd Hobden
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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28,1936
PEACE SOCIETY
Some time ago the Ubyssey published a letter from some Eastern society, which set forth
the organization of peace efforts working in
Canada today. Prominently figuring in these
societies were student peace organizations.
The campus here has been noticeably lacking in these manifestations of student sentiment. Although a worthy will sometimes write
a letter to the editor pointing out some hideous
war menace in our midst and an occasional
lecturer will give us a sober talk on the international outlook from a peace-lover's point
of view, the general campus outlook seems to
be comfortably vague on the subject.
It might be a good thing if some of our more
earnest souls livened things up a bit. Anti-war
demonstrations may be slightly naive, but the
idea behind them is wholesome enough.
We have a score of books on the subject,
purchased in the days of our violent pacifism,
and we have been waiting some three years for
some appropriate society to spring into being,
so that we might make a donation, and become
one of the patron saints. What are the chances?
What has become of Mr. John George Hill,
we do not seem to have noticed his name in
the news recently. He would have known how
to handle our dilemma!
CONGRATULATIONS, MUSICIANS
We are happy to congratulate the Musical
Society on their product'on of "The Pirates
of Penzance" which is, on the whole, the best
production of the Society that We can recall.
Considering the vocal limitatipns that are
almost inevitable where undergraduates are
concerned, the soloists acquitted themselve8
satisfactorily, and the choral work was distinguished. The act'ng was better, on the whole,
than we anticipated, and the stage management seemed quite competent. Particularly
pleasing was the appreciation of comic values,
which can be wasted so mercilessly through
inept handling.
We heartily recommend the "Pirates" to
any student who has not yet seen it, and wishes
any light, musical enterta'nment.
THE EDITOR IS WITHOUT AN IDEA
The Newspaper Editor suffers many tribulations, He is expected to have the faculty of
exercising a calm, impartial judgment on all
matters, spiritual and temporal; he must drop
pears of wisdom and not revert to foolishness—
the province of the columnist-
He must be an Olympian being who views
with unperturbed solemnity the petty scrambling of his fellows. It is only when he is required to open his editorial lips and speak, and
at the same time is uttery sterile as regards
ideas, inspiration, or observations, that he is
bereft of his majesty and becomes a mere fretful human.
,J   ^^ss") Hancy^ Miles    * I
Daily papers are such valuable things. Now,
for instance, the Associated press sends out
an article today, information collected by Dr.
Arthur F. Payne, director of the personnel
bureau of the College of the City of New York,
and telling people how to go about getting a
job, but more especially how to go about not
getting a job.
That's a genuine service to humanity. He
says: "Don't take the first job offered to you."
Heh, heh. That's one thing I've never done.
I don't say I never will, always providing, of
course, that some day someone does offer me
one.
"And don't say you will take any job at any
wage under any working conditions. You could
easily develop a neurosis in some jobs, where
others would be quite happy. My dear, imagine picking up neurosis while out job-hunting,
I always say you can't be too careful about the
people you go job-hunting with.
"Don't give your prospective employer the
hard job of finding out for himself just what
you are good for. Do you know your strengths,
weaknesses, capacities, abilitie8?"
This job of be'ng Ubyssey columnist is pleasant and keeps away the big bad neuroses, but
it threatens to peter out- This makes the fourth
year as columnist of some sort, and I don't
think I've got the nerve to go on into a fifth.
It would begin to look like a Harpo Marx answer, when someone accused him of being il
literate.
"Why," he said with dignity, "I spent the
best years of my life in Grade 3."
So pretty soon I'll be sallying forth to get
myself a new job, and Dr. Payne's little rules
should be very helpful. Apparently there are
some jobs now. News of three local boys making good seeped through last week. There's the
Great D. C. Macdonald and Chris Fletcher
singing Antipodeanly (whoops) on the radio,
and a two years', ago graduate recently got his
first job since then, driving a hearse.
(Pause for thought: how does one sell oneself as a hearse-driver, and what about the
neroses?)
So I think I'll just write me a form letter
according to Payne and leave thousands of
them where I think they'll do me the most
good.
"Dear Sir (or Madam):
"I'm going to save you the trouble of finding out for yourself just what I am good for,
lest you leap at negative conclusions. The following are my strengths, weaknesses, capacities, abilities and peculiarities.
"I can tear a telephone book in two diagonally, right through the back binding, then
rip it across again, which shows my strength.
On the other hand I have never been able successfully to cope with the people that own the
telphone that goes with it, particularly when
it was just issued last week, which shows certain weaknesses.
"My capacities: For mushrooms, infinite,
coffee, large but indefinite, steak, pretty big,
the Better Things in Life, possibly six glasses.
"My abilities: I can play 'Long, Long Ago'
with two hands, and the Chopin Nocturne
which starts G, E, D, E, D, C, with a hand and
a half. I can type and I know shorthand up to
the-shun hook chapter. I was also to collitch
some years ago, and learned some interesting
things. I can wash dishes and drive a car and
play bridge and craps-
"My peculiarities: I don't paint my fingernails red (if Sir), I'm kind to children and
dumb animals (if Madam). No matter how
hard I try I couldn't get to work before ten
thirty, without getting neuroses, and I have to
have an hour off for tea, besides an hour for
lunch. I love Laurel and Hardy, and find no
difficulty in restraining my enthusiasm for
newsreels.
"Hoping you have no neuroses in your office, hopefully yours—"
"P.S. Please don't be the first one to offer
me a job, since Dr. Payne advises me not to
take it, if so."
 O	
USELESS INFORMATION DEPT.
BOOK
SELECTION
Plato, Lucian and Greek Morals-
Imagine a book that tries to prove
that George Santayana is merely a
brilliant essayist, and that P. G. Wode-
house is the one real philosopher of
the day, and you have some idea of
this one.
The Pageant of Greece—A series of
prose and verse translations from
Greek literature from the earliest
times.  It lives up to its title.
Others Abide—Translations by Humbert Wolfe from the Greek Anthology;
they're worth reading, unlike moat
verse translations.
Select Epigrams from the Greek Anthology—If you can read a little easy
Greek, here you are; if not, Dr. Mac-
kail has added some very graceful
prose translations.
Euripides and His Age, Gilbert Murray—You probably read this book in
your freshman year, but it won't
hurt you to re-read it. Very pro-
Euripides.
Greek Romances—Chocolate, with
sugar coating an inch thick.
Plutarch's Quyete of Mynde—A Fac-
similie of Wyat's translation of one
of Plutarch's gentle essays.
The Greek Tradition — Essays on
some out-of-the-way corners of
Greek life, including a rather gruesome one on Greek country-life.
Specimina Codicum Latinorum Va-
ticanorum—Don't be alarmed at the
title: it's merely a selection oi reproductions from Latin MSS, in the Vatican.
Class and Club
LE CERCLE FRANCAIS
There  will be  no meeting of  Le
Cercle   Francais   on   Tue.^day.    All
members please pay fifteen cents to
the secretary immediately.
DER DEUTSCHE VEREIN
Next meeting of the German club
will be held Monday, March 1, at
the home of Frau Roys, 1447 Harwood
St., at 8 p.m. Frau Roys will speak
on Albrecht Durer.
NOTICE
Refund on Arts '36 class lees may
be obtained from Mr. Hovn'u office.
Bring your ticket. Hurry before the
money is all gone!
NOTICE
Delta sub-chapter of Phrateres will
hold as hort business meeting to-day
in Arts 105 at 12:30 sharp.
Did you ever notice the little bag at the
neck of a lawyer's gown between the shoulders? There's a reason for it.
When the British courts began lawyers
were permitted to accept an honorar'um but
could charge no fee. The honorarium was carried in the little bag while the lawyer plead his
case. And if he flagged the client could always
drop in another coin, like dropping a nickle
in a slot machine.
Wholesalers'
Work Discussed
(Continued from Page 1)
ing department. The personnel of this
department is divided into two
groups, the inside sales department
and the outside department. The inside department is the call or counter
.service department. This division of
the sales organization is for serving
customers who come to the wholesaling house to buy their goods, The
outside department consists of the
field men. This is the last stepping
stone to an executive position in the
business.
The third department is the warehousing department. This department
has to take care of the goods that
come in from the manufacturer, catalogue them, and store them in their
respective storage places. This department is subdivided into lour divisions. They are the order, checking,
packing and shipping departments.
Over each is a manager, and the
warehousing manager is boss of them
all.
OFFICE ROUTINE
The fourth department is the office force. "The size and personnel
of this department depends entirely
on the size of the business," he said.
"There may be one or one hundred
persons employed in this department,
depending on the type and size ot the
business," he added. In a good sized
business, this department is subdivided into seven sub-departments, They
are the accounting, credit, costing,
traffic, advertising, stenographic, and
exchange departments.
In concluding his lecture, he gave
some good general advice on chosing
a profession. He said to choose a
profession, determine to succeed, and
put your heart and soul into it. He
said that, while an education is not
absolutely necessary, it always helps
to have one. In applying for a job,
he advised, be mannerly and determined, not diffident. He also advised
to be obliging and keep yourself tidy
and clean.
WANTED
Transportation for one person,
daily, from the four thousand block
Douglas Road, Burnaby, to the University, and return. Apply at the Students' Council office, Room 303, Auditorium Bldg.
"PIRATES"
When the lights dim In the theatre
on an opening night, there is a silence that can be heard in every corner. The orchestra, playing the overture, seems to be keeping the audience in suspense for what is to come.
Every person squirms a little in their
seat, finds a comfortable angle, and
settles down to enjoy the first act-
for audiences always want to like a
performance, that is a thing misunderstood among young actors who
fear the coldness of what they believe is a critical crowd.
"Pirates of Penzance," like a lot of
Gilbert and Sullivan works, hangs on
a plot as thin as the Ice after the
first frost. When the finale js near-
ing, there are always a lot of things
to be cleared up. To the inexperienced, it looks as if the show would
run for another hour.
Then, of a sudden, everybody on
the stage begins explaining things, a
song or two is sung, and, to the surprise of all, the show is over. That is
the charm of Gilbert and Sullivan—
they never let a little thing like a
plot interfere with their delightful
music.
Along with the "Mikado," "Pirates"
has been based on a lot of things
that couldn't possibly happen. That
was all right hi the days when these
were written-4oday the style is sophistication and complication, along
with menace and subtleness—but the
operettas by those two Englishmen
still remain universal favorites.
And so the Musical Society keeps
on producing Gilbert and Sullivan-
there is no reason to stop as long as
they don't repeat too often. The world
hears too little of delightful whimsy
and pleasant, airy music as it is.
• •   •  •
GATES
The University Gates, although not
imposing, present an excellent target
for speeding motorists. Standing by
the gates in the early morning, I wait
for the bus and watch the cars come
out of the University area on their
way to the city. A rather large limousine tears along about five to eight
daily with a speed that brings up
vague memories of newsreel shots of
Sir Malcolm Campbell. I've boon
waiting ever since the snow started
for the big car to skid and hit the
gates.   But it won't!
• •   •   *
ZETES
There was, evidently, a Carnival
last Saturday, Coming into the Pub
office Monday morning, you would
have thought that the thing was held
here. The floor was covered with a
liberal amount of assorted debris, including broken glass, cards, books,
and copy paper. And the tables —
they were gone.
Our three tables, and our typewriters—all gone.
Not only were they gone, but those
who took them refused to bring them
back. In order to bring out a Tuesday paper we had to lug the machines
back from the gym—and then use
them on the counter.
Upon Investigation is seems that the
Zetes, who ran a Housie-Housie outfit at the Carnival, needed the tables
—«nd took them. In the process of
removing our furniture th*y broke
one window and scattered n lot of
valuable papers in ten directions.
Three stories for the last issue of the
paper were lost—not that that was
a big loss but we wanted them.
LOST
Between the Science Building and
the Library or in the Library a black
mottled Sheaffer Fountain Pon. Finder please return to the Pub Office or
to Pauline Patterson, Arts '37.
$30,000
Do Your Share
Raise $20!
Tell Them
441 saw it in the
Ubyssey"
"The Student" To
Reappear Soon
On March 10, "The Student", the
official publication of the Student
League of Canada, will re-appear on
the campuses and in the High Schools.
This magazine is the only one in
the country that concerns itself solely
with the general run of student problems and events which involve students.   It is a pioneer in the field.
Financial troubles, familiar to all
self-run publications has stilled its
controversial voice for some months,
but once more its articles will challenge student apathy. Discussed favorably and unfavorably from coast to
coast, "The Student" has to its credit
in past issues the fact that it has
brought vital problems to the attention of student bodies. The editorial
policy of the magazine makes an attempt to instil a measure of social
consciousness in students and to explain the basic relationship of the
school to the outside world.
Three featured articles will tell of
the current situations at the Universities of McGill, Toronto and British
Columbia. Another article will recount the organization, growth and
attitude of the "Student Peace Movement." Plans for sending Canadian
delegates to a World Youth Congress
at Geneva, in August, will be discussed. This congress is endorsed by
Romain Rolland, Lord Cecil, Andre
Malraux, Lord Marley and sponsored
by a wide variety of* world youth organizations under the slogan of
"Peace, Freedom and Progress." Another feature article will deal with
the much neglected problem of student self-government and the typical
set-up and present failure as they are
now constituted. Other articles and
features will be announced prior to
publication.
A new business management and
preparation for increased circulation
make certain that this issue will be
discussed and debated by many hundreds who have never read "The Student" in the past.
Any Inquiries and further particulars will be given by corresponding
with the Student League of Canada,
139 Brunswick avenue, Toronto.
WANTED
Transportation wanted from Granville and Broadway. Apply A. Bod-
aly, Arts Letter Rack.
NEW COSTUME
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Popular Centre for Student Functions
Banquets   .   .   .   Teas   .   .   .   Dances
Windsor Room and Aztec Room available for dances—
either at a straight rental, or at a price per person, including refreshments.   Phone Head-waiter. Friday, February 28,1936
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THE    UBYSSEY
Pagt Hurst
STABLE
SWEEPINGS
The faculty silverware has just undergone its annual polishing and now
presents a very cheerful appearance
in its cabinet ln the Common Room.
During the years the lads have amassed a considerable collection of trophies, very comparable to that in the
library, and all the more commendable in view of the small registration
in Agriculture. Has any other faculty such tangible evidence of its
scholastic and practical merit? Pride
in this connection seems Justifiable.
Reposing also in the cabinet is an
attractive brown brief case, one of
the prizes to be drawn for tomorrow.
Proceeds of the ticket sale are In aid
of the Union Building, so, all good
people who support this movement,
here's your opportunity to do so and
at the same time to get a chance on
a desirable prize. Today is the last
day to get your ticket. Every Aggie
has tickets, so step up, folks!
PING-PONG: B. Campbell, Johnson, and Chin are forging ahead in
the Elimination Tournament, although many contestants are somewhat slow in getting under way. The
Ladder Tournament has its ups and
downs, so to apeak, but no one seems
yet able to depose Kyle Berry from
the top rung. The game will be the
undoing of the Aggies, yet — Bill
Johnson's got so bad that he even
tried to "serve" a cigarette and smoke
the ball!
BELIEVE IT OR NOT-Dr. Barss
"went East before he was born."
WE WOULD LIKE TO KNOW-
Why "Droop" isn't sensitive about
his basketball (?).
Why Jack Bowen isn't running in
the Arts '20.
What would happen If Kyle did not
open his mouth during lectures—Internal explosions?
Why two Aggie Co-eds »pend so
much time in the Caf.
If Cudmore is as susceptible as he
appears, or if its the hockey what
gets 'em.
Why Dobby has become m> unpopular with the co-eds of late.
Why Barbara Jones hasn't enough
nerve to borrow books, even under
the stimulus of an impending examination. Maybe we really ought to
have a bell-hop in the building, or
did she get one?
DOGGONIT! We hear that there's
to be no tug-of-war at Agassiz this
year, and just when we've got Mason!
SADISM ON THE CAMPUS—
Without mentioning any names or
places, we hereby state that we deplore the activities of certain Aggies
in the early part of this week. To
say the very least, their conduct is
reprehensible and moronic. That's all!
Engineers To Hold
Annual Dinner
The Vancouver Branch of the Engineering Institute of Canada is holding a dinner in honor of Mr. E. A,
Cleveland, MJS.I.C, Chief Commissioner of the Greater Vancouver Water District and Chairman of the Vancouver and Districts Joint Sewerage
and Drainage Board, who has recently been elected President of the Engineering Institute of Canada for the
year 1936.
The dinner will take place at the
Terminal City Club on Thursday evening, Feb. 27, at the hour of 6:45 p.m.
The charge will be $1.50 per plate.
Dress optional.
As the accommodation Is limited to
fifty guests, members are asked to
telephone their reservations to the
Branch Secretary, Sey. 6223, before
Tuesday noon. After that time, if accommodation is available, members
may arrange to make reservations for
a limited number of guests.
Mr. Cleveland has just returned
from the Anual Meeting of the-Institute held at Hamilton and will deliver a short report of the proceedings
there. All members who can possibly
do so are urged to attend this dinner,
honor one of its members and enjoy
a social evening.
T. V< Berry,
Secretary-Treasurer.
She Stoops To Conquer
Musical Society
Operetta Scores
(Continued from Page 1)
regrettable that this number is not
longer. In the second act, the duet
between   Douglas   Ford   and   Alice
Rowe proved the high spot.
All the male choruses were pleasing, but then they have been written
with a swing that makes it impossible
for one to dislike them if they are rendered with any degree of efficiency.
Mentioned before, but worthy of
double notice was the "Paradox" trio
in the second act. Encored once, It
could have stood a third rendition.
"Pirates of Penzance" was brilliant,
accurate, and showed signs of careful
preparation. There were undoubtedly
several flaws, stage direction being
one. But, making the usual allowances for amateurs, the entire production was outstanding and agreeable to the listener. It sets a standard for future performances—and not
ft IOW standard.
$30,000
WHAT ABOUT YOUR
SHARE?
WHEN YOU CALL TO SEE
YOUR GIRL AND YOU FIND
SOME CHAP HAS "BEAT
YOU TO IT"...
Wl dm
Diana Drabble, Arts '39, who
has in addition to her other accomplishments walked confidently
into a starring role in her fresh
ette year. Costumed In the lovely
gowns of the period, she will be
one valid reason for the pictorial
handsomness of the production.
U. E. S.
The speaker for a meeting to be
held this Thursday (Feb. 27, at 12:20
noon is Mr. W. D. McLaren, a consulting engineer connected with the
Naval Industry. His subject, "The
construction of the "Queen Mary."
"Student Nite" of the U.SJC. ia to
be held on Friday evening, Feb. 28,
at 8 pjn. in the auditorium of the
Medical Dental Building. The members of the Association of Professional
Engineers are invited to attend this
meeting, the primary purpose of which
is to allow the students of engineering to meet the local practicing gen-
glneers. There will be three Undergraduate speakers and each taper will
be illustrated with slides. The papers will be interesting to all Engineering Students, and this meeting gives
you a chance to strengthen your contacts with the downtown engineers.
Everybody out.   (No admission).
•  •  •  •
SPEAKERS
A. G. Cummings: "Geological Exploration in the Yukon."
H. P. Godard, "Solvent Extraction
in the Petroleum Industry."
J. L. Wibeck, "Automobile Front
End Spring Suspensions."
Players To Emulate
18th Century Types
To recapture the easy affluence and
ordered elegance of the eighteenth
Century gentry, and to dissociate
oneself from the tense, crackling pace
of life today, is something of an assignment. Players' Club members
cast in "She Stoops to Conquer", Oliver Goldsmith's fine Restoration
comedy, are working to attain tne atmosphere necessary for the staging
of their Spring production.
Costumes, settings, and properties
will all develop the tone required for
the play. Massive Elizabethan and
elegantly proportioned Classical furniture will be combined in .he clark-
wood-and-old-pewter set of Mr. Hard-
castle's country mansion, where a
great part of the action takes place.
Costumes will show the sense of style
and elegance that characterized the
period. Ornate and lovely gowns will
grace the ladies of the play; the men
will doubtless cut dashing figures in
their tailored coats, tight breeches,
ruffled shirts, wigs and riding boots.
Traditional English types will be
interpreted by the U.B.C. ixtors in
their comedy presentation. The genteel, poised, and precious aristocracy
THE BEST
MILK CHOCOLATE MADE
of the period are represented by the
roles of Marlowe and Hastings, taken
by Hugh Palmer and Davie Fulton,
and to a lesser extent by Diana Drabble and Audrey Philips, who embody
in addition the natural charm inevitably manifested in dramatic heroines. Tonly Lumpkins. whose tastes
run to femininity of the meatier
build, nut-brown ale, and horses, is
a fine character in the Old English
tradition, and shows every sign of
being done full justice to by Fred
Hobson,  who is taking the part.
The old country squire — settled,
easy-going, genial, and hopelessly
opinionated, will be handled by Ludlow Beamish; and his fatuous and
gushing wife receives fine comedy
treatment in the hands of Adelia
Thurber.
Devon yokels and hill-billies, whose
stolid, slow-witted quaintness adds so
much color to the play, are Graham
Darling, Jim Beveridge, Eunice Alexander, Sam Roddan, George Johnson, and Monty Fotheringham.
The production is scheduled to play
March 13. 14, and 15. Student night
will be on Wednesday, March 12.
•   •   •   •
PROTEST
Many students were very indignant
over the inadequacy of the accomodation given the distinguished speaker,
Major McLaren. He was forced to
give his talk in stuffy, overcrowded
Arts 100, continually interrupted by
flapping blinds and sizzling and hissing radiators. The inexperience of the
projector operators caused many of
the slides to be shown backwards.
When a distinguished man like Major McLaren offers his time to the
University, it is only right tliat he be
given a little more consideration.
•   •  •  •
Sc. '38 epologizes for the moronic
members of the class who spread the
obnoxious fumes of butyric acid all
over the University laat week.
«  •  •  •
Freshman:   May   I have   the   last
dance with you?
Footsore: You've had it.
• •  •  •
SMUTTERINGS
You heard of the guy who has been
on forty-three honeymoons?
Yeah! He's sort of a first nighter,
as it were.
• •  •  •
I hear you herd sheep.
Yeah! That's what I herd.
• •  •  •
What do you do for a living?
I work in a burlesque show.
Shake.
• •   •   •
"Student Night" of the University
Engineering Society is to be held on
Friday evening, Feb. 28, at 8 p.m. in
the Auditorium of the Medical and
Dental Building. The speakers are
Undergraduate students of the University and the purpose of this annual meeting is to allow the University students to meet the Professional Engineers and thus to form a
closer contact between the Association of Professional Engineers and the
University Engineering Society. The
speakers will be A. G. Cummings,
"Geological Exploration In the Yukon"; H. P. Godard, "Solvent Extraction in the Petroleum industry";
J. L. Witbeck, "Automobile Front
End Spring Suspensions". The papers will be illustrated with slides.
All of those interested are invited to
attend the meeting.
LOST
Bottom half of a black fountain
pen. Please return to the Pub. office.
JAPANESE DEBATE
AT WASHINGTON
In a return meet at Seattle three
members of the Japanese Students'
Club of this university will oppose
three speakers from a similar organization on the University of Washington campus on the topic of the Second Generation Marriage Problem.
The forensic encounter is to take the
form of a "Problem-Solving Debate,"
so called by its formulator, Prof.
Frederick Orr of the University of
Washington.
Problem Solving differs from the
established form of debate in eliminating the "affirmative" and "negative" aspect from the argument and
concentrating, instead, on a solution
of the problem at issue. "This type
of debating tends to break down undesirable prejudices, and develops in
their place tolerance and broadmind-
edness,"  contends its originator.
The resolution therefore will be
framed as follows, "How can the Second Generation Marriage problem be
solved?"
This debate revives a traditional rivalry between the two Japanese Students' Clubs. Shinobu Higashi, Roger Obata and Kunito Shoyama are to
defend the honor of the Alma Mater
Society.
Applications Wanted
For History Society
Applications are now receivable for
membership in the Historical Society
announces Peter Disney, its president.
These must be made in writing and
be in the hands of the secretary, Lennie Price, by March 9.
Membership in the society is intended for students proceeding to
their   third   year,   particularly   those
FORUM ADDRESSES
DOWNTOWN CLUBS
Boosting the cause of thc Students'
Union Building and at the same time
furnishing the downtown business
men with valuable University publicity, members of Parliamentary
Forum are under way on their speaking schedule at city business and
service clubs,
Addressing the Advertising and
Sales Bureau of the Vancouver Board
of Trade at a luncheon last Monday
in the Georgia Hotel, Tom Marshall
spoke briefly concerning the proposed Union centre and University
affairs. Tuesday next, Alvin Rosenbaum will give a message to the Rotary Club at their luncheon in the
Oak Room of the Hotel Vancouver.
Len Martin will speak to the Kiwanis Club on Thursday of next
week.
Parliamentary Forum, while unable
to give financial aid to the Union
Building project, feels that Ly sponsoring these addresses to the businessmen of the city, material progress
will be gained towards obtaining support in the new project, and towards
building up a favorable attitude towards University work and its importance.
contemplating honors in History.
However all students who are interested in history or historical problems are invited to submit applications. Besides the vacancies open to
students who will be in third year
there are a few vacancies tor those
who will be in fourth year.
LOST
Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity pin,
on campus, Wednesday morning.
Please communicate with Gordon
Grant, Bay 8506. Page Four
THE    UBYSSEY
Friday, February 28, 1936
NOON HOOP GAME WITH ELLENSBURG TODAY
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Rowers Leave Tuesday;
Meet Wash, and Oregon
HAVE STRONG SQUAD
Luckless Seniors Will Try
For Second Win At Noon
Varsity's senior rowing crew are practicing
every morning in snow, sleet and rain, and1
are shaping up in perfect condition for their
southern invasion next week.
Admission of 10c Goes To Brock Memorial Fund
Will Play
AGAINST
Ellensburg
s
PORT
NAPS
El-
So far the only mishap has
been the confinement of Frank
Stevens due to a head cold and
a touch of the flu- The crew is
now rowing the Henley d's-
tance in the mornings and, according to Tom Brown, their
coach, the men are in perfect
condition for the competition.
"Each one of the men is developing his style to perfection.
They are all working in smooth
unison."
Alex Macintosh, hard working crew
captain is all thrilled over the prospect of leading what he says is the
best crew that Varsity has put out,
against Oregon and Washington. The
final crew is Saunders, Cox, and the
crew—McLeish, Stevens, Morris, West,
Jamieson, Darling, and Pierce. There
will be some spares from ihe second
eight who will be taken along, who
will be picked in the next few days.
The second eight which is composed
mostly of men of only little experience and who will race V.R.C. in
the city on March 14, has been announced by the crew captain. The
men chosen are cox, Churchill;
stroke, John Mckenzie; 7, Bill English; 6, John Logan; 5, Bob Melville;
4, Wilf Williams; 3, Douglas Wilson;
2, Pat MacMillan and bow, Stan Weston.
The rowing club in making the trip
to the States is starting a series of
events which will show the advance
that rowing has made at the University this year. After the boys return
from Washington they will hold the
annual spring regatta in the city with
the local clubs. There will be a race
between Varsity and the Vancouver
Rowing Club. A Varsity crew will
race St. Georges In a return splash
from last year in which Varsity was
the victor. There will be an interfaculty race which should prove very
interesting and Council and the Publications are being approached in the
hope that they can put forward a
team.
In conjunction with the Spring regatta, on March 14, there will be a
Tea Dansant held at the Rowing Club.
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President
WILSON MacDUFFEE
President of the rowing club, who has
worked hard this year for the establishment of a first class rowing club.
Today noon—yes—noon—U.B.C. Senor A's will play
lensburg State Normal in the Student gymnasium.
 §>      Manager George Crosson   received   word
last night that the Normalites would be unable
to come up for the proposed evening performance, and so—the scheduled noon-hour, the
after-the-game dances will not be held. However, the small admission fee of 10 cents will
still go to the Union Building.
Believe it or not, the local prides are going
to win this game. They have been waiting for
the last month for a chance to show their improved technique.
ELLENSBURG ONE UP
One single, solitary point was all that separated these two teams when they met in the
Christmas holidays. Needless to say, Ellensburg had the extra margin which gave them
heir thrilling victory.
So much for preamble — the results are
forthcoming—we'll see you at noon!
Probable lineup: Detwiller, Mitchell, and
Pringle at guard, with Davis, centre, and Lucas, Patmore, Berry and Hardwick, forwards.
Women Will Win
Athletic Awards
For Gym Classes
Banquet For Presentation
At a meeting of the Women's Big
Block Club on Thursday it was decided that small block letters be
awarded to girls attending gym classes, the award to be based on a test
of the work given in the cla.'sses with
a general attendance and improvement requirement. There will also
be round letter awards made to those
who merit recognition but do not
reach the standard for the small
block letter. Small black letter awards
will also be given to winners of a
beginners' badminton tournament and
an archery "shoot."
The possibility of a Women's Athletic Association which will be closed
and limited to those winning awards
was discussed. This would be an organization similar to the Big Block
Club but would include all those active in women's sports.
New awards are being discussed
which may take the form of a crest.
It is expected that new sports will be
added to those already existing. Consequently there will be a wider appeal for a \arger number of women.
A committee was appointed to approach a women's Athletic executive
to discuss plans for a women's athletic banquet at which this year's
awards will be presented. It is hoped
that he banquet may be held down
town and that an outstanding person
in women's sports will be the guest
speaker.
With all the new ideas under discussion there are bound to be some
very interesting developments.
MEN'S ATHLETIC MEETING
A men's Athletic Meeting will be held
Monday noon in Ap. Sc. 100 to discuss the report of the Committee on American Football
and Ice Hockey. The petition of the Rowing
Club for a sub-major rating will be brought up>
Every male student on the campus is asked to
be in attendance.
By Frank (Curly Harper) Turner
Bill Patmore, although he played with the Senior "B"
basketball squad last year, Is now one of Doc Montgomery's most valued forwards.
LA SALLE RECREATIONS
DONATES USE OF FLOOR
ALL PROCEEDS GO TO FUND
Students at the University will on
Saturday be offered an opportunity
to contribute painlessly to the Students' Union Building Fund, at the
same time spending six hours of their
time in pleasant recreation.
On Thursday afternoon it was announced by Jay Gould, council member, that Mr. Saul Lechezier, manager of La Salle Recreations, has donated the entire fourth floor of his establishment for the use of Jniversity
students. The practice rate of 10 cents
per game will be in force, all proceeds to be donated to the Union
Building Fund.
The alleys will be available for men
Public Stenographer
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Bowling Boys
Resume Activities
The inter-fraternity bowling league
organized a short time ago at the La
Salle Bowling Alleys will swing gack
into action this evening at 7'30 p.m,
after a 2 weeks layoff. It seems that
the fraternities up to the present have
shown a little unusual life in this
league and have turned out well.
At present Sigma Alpha Phis are
leading the league with Zeta Psi and
Pi Kappa tied for second position,
just one game behind the leaders.
Sigma Phi Delta is holding down the
third slot.
With the welcome break in the
weather a hundred percent turnout
is anticipated for to-nights schedule
which is as follows:
Zeta  Psi vs. Alpha Delta
Pi Kappa vs. Sigma Phi Delta
Sigma   Alpha  Phi   vs.   Phi   Gamma
Delta
Phi Delta Theta vs. Psi Upsilon.
students and co-eds, from noon until
6 p.m. Every student at the University is eligible to bowl at the reduced rates, and novices as well as
experts will be welcomed.
The management of La Salle Recreations has demonstrated a willingness to assist the campaign for funds
for the Student Union Building, but
its interest can only be successful
through the co-operation of the student body.
Washington
Wins Ski Meet
The hardy stock which is typical in
Western Canada and especially shown
in the U.B.C, outdoor enthusiasts had
n taste of the real thing last weekend when they met the University of
Washington at Mount Baker. The
races were held in blizzards although
it was hard to race. The cross-country was called off because of the
weather. On returning home the
skiers were caught in a storm and
had to stay overnight at Shukston.
The total points were:
University of Washington—200.
University of British Columbia—152.
Aggies Top Blue
League With Win
Over Education
Sc. '39 Beats Sc. '37
CANADIAN RUGBY
NOTICE
All strips must be turned in immediately.
There will b\3 an important meeting
ot the club on Wednesday, March 4,
at 12:10 in Arts 106, This will be the
final meeting of the year, so full
turn-out  is necessary.
The intra-mural basketball
schedule has made a promising
start. The first game played on
Wednesday at 12:15 in the gym
proved to be exceedingly fast
and 'nteresting. The farmers
succeeded in defeating the educationalists by a score of 19 to
13. The two high scorers in
this game were Prior who scored 7 points and Stokvis who
scored 9 points. This game places the Aggies at the first of the
Blue League, having won each
of the three games they have
played so far.
The game which was played at 12:45
gave the Science '39 class team a
chance to show their superiority over
the Science '37 squad, Scienceman
Straight showed his skill as a bas-
keteer by scoring a total of ti points,
while Wolfe followed closely by scoring 5 points.
The scheduled game between Arts
'39 and Science '39 will not take place
on Friday at 12:45 but will be played
as a preliminary to the Varsity game
tonight at 7:30. The other game
which was scheduled for today at
12:15 between Arts '36 and Science
'36 will be played in the gymn at
the appointed time.
The intra-mural program for next
week is as follows:
Wednesday, March 4—
12:15—Science   '36   vs.   Arts    '37    and
12:45—Science  '39  vs.   Arte   '38.
Friday,  March 6—
12:15—Arts  '36 vs.  Arts  '37  and  12:45
—Science '39 vs.  Science  '38.
The boxing schedule has been postponed for a few days as Rus Keillor
is sick.
Tossing bouquets at the end
of every season is a favorite
pastime of nearly every sport-
writer. It always seems, however, that "few are chosen" and
many deserving honourable
mention are forgotten in the
mad scramble to go to press.
So, with these preliminary comments off the books, we'll go off the
deep end, and start on our initial
Crusade for the Sport-righteous.
BASKETBALL
In the sport flower-flinging game,
c^ie of the first to be mentioned in
local and Varsity papers is George
Pringle. "Joe", Captain, and mainstay of the luckless Senior A's, has
be-jn chosen by Province sport-writers as a first string guard on the
annual Inter-City All-Stars--congrats
Joe! Another young ball-tossing aspirant who plays along side of our
perfect-player on the A team—Lloyd
Detwiller—deserves honorable mention for his fine showing this year—
his first in Senior company.
RUGBY
Hats off to the English rugoy club,
one of the few to uphold the Varsity
tradition in the sport field—they've
practically won the Miller and McKechnie cups. But they why shouldn't they?—with their 6 members on
the Vancouver Reps—Maguire, Senkler, Mercer, Pyle, Carey, and Bird—
take  a  bow gentlemen!
AM. FOOTBALL
The American football team also
had a tough season—but ihey can
take it. They had to! Young, Twiss,
Grey, and Deptford were the stars on
this second luckless organization.
SOCCER
Qualifying for third place anong
the luckless-ites are the Senior Soccermen—taking it seems to be a hat>it
this year. Finishing the last part >f
their schedule without the services a
their one star player, Bill Wolte, they
just succeeded in escaping demotion-
cheers!
MINOR SPORTS
In the minor sports, we find many
outstanding artists. Track gives us
McPhee, Lucas, and Colthurst—Badminton is represented by Stan Hay-
den, triple champion in this year's
tourney. Roberts, Byers, Provenzano
and Cline are the Ace Varsity splashers. Trussel, Trail's treasure, stars on
the U.B.C. Hockey team along with
Taylor and Usher. A bouquet to Wilson McDuffee, energetic president of
the Rowing Club, who has convinced
Council that oarsmen serve sub-major
rating.
It would be fickle to hand out compliments to athletes without remembering the gentlemen who makes it
all possible—yeah! Take a bow—Athletic Rep. John Harrison and Managers Crosson. Martin, Town and
Stradiotti—and of course, the Sports
Staff of the Ubyssey! It's allright,
I've gone . . .
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