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The Ubyssey Oct 21, 1927

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Issued Twice Weekly by ths Students' Publications Board of ths University of British Columbia.
Volvme X.
No. 7.
P.LP.A. Delegates
Are Entertained
On Twaaday afternoon the J'P>ye.
say' Board held the final function for
the eateiteiataent ef the P. U A.
detogatoe, It oon*Ut*d of a trip to
BBBaMtiver oa the yacht 4,Piapa,"
WhieT wae leaned tor the occasion by
th* Harbor OommUaionera. On arriv-
Mg at Wifwam Ian, ataa-danoa waa
StveeVla honor ot the vialtora.
nt,ItVpX a huge gray bpaa rolled
sp to the immigration sheds end die*
gcrrged Into tha driving rata a motley
erowd ot student*. Altar a short delay the boat pulled away from the
dock, crowded with humanity. Numer*
oaa brave aoula, led by Lea. Brown
took up strategic posltiona.ln varloua
attitudes oatoTofthe m*m*W•
they eenrajMoailr defied the eleatoate.
toWeoHbe heavy dowapwsU
Stuck gamely tp their respeetive pasta.
wnethSr exposed or not, and whtted
away the ittoy hosis to aaaa. totals
they were «^«r^ ab& led by
Brown, after watoh ordeal re*
oat* were eerredoo beard,
expedition finally arrived at
a too, where aU ruehefl for the
sad dried out by degrees,
short session in the hear
, of ita welcome warmth the
learned ta tie bell-room sad
■ellateiy proooaded to work the
m oat ot "their kaeea with the
of such axerctsM as the Charles*
„^ Black Bottom or what aav* you.
After aa enjoyable eeaetoa rt-this. the
eats again appeared to the term et tea,
III in? -xSa^ea, only to dlae>
aaar again juat aa quickly aa oa the
flwfajtte oboeeton.
^ After tale anack there JfUowei:
■^-i by ut, v*iuo^tumamm:
of the Harbor Oommtosion
, The delegatee then held a abort
ig to flnlah up the bualneas ot
tie ooaveation while the other gueata
•returned to the dance floor end Indulged tn sundry caper* until 8:10. At
this point a hilarious anake-parade
that threatened to abake down the
building, wound op tke proceedings.
The party finally got on board again
aad net out tor home ln pouring rain
and pitch darkaeae. Lea Brown again
latd aside hla duties a* th* dignified
Ksldent of our student body and
ved himself a very capable yell
leader. By the time his voice gave
out, the "Flspa" was drawing near to
port again, and so upon arriving at
the dock, all dispersed, the local entertainers preHumably to their own
homes, the visiting delegates to their
hotels to prepare for their departure,
The second meeting of tbe Letters
Club was held on Wednesday, the
19th, at the home of Dr. and Mrs.
"John Maaefleld and hla queat for
Beauty" was the subject of the paper,
and waa treated at some length by
Mlas Alice Weaver. Her wide reading
In the poet enabled her to touoh
nearly every phase of his works. The
plots of the narrative poems were outlined with many Illustrative quotations. But lt was Masefleld's love of
the Boa, and his distinctive ability to
find beauty even "in the gutter" that
really interested Miss Weaver. She
also showed a great appreciation for
the rough and ready characters amid
the tragedies that brought out their
real worth. "The Widow In the Bye
Street" waa taken at Maaefield's moat
lifelike oreation. To aum up the
poets' general style and his strong
craving after art, "Dauber" was used
as being typical of the author, and of
the man who has fought hi* way up
from the lowest strata of society.
The discussion that followed was
not as lively na that of the flrat meeting. It. la unfortunate that aa Mase-
fleld seems to rouse such keen feelings or admiration or disparagement,
there did not seem to be a common
aubject for dlsousslon. However, this
wss offset by the excellent summary
and appreciation of the poet that had
been given in the paper.
Brilliant Speeches
Heard in Parliament
A return to the old style initiation
and the institution ot award* to mem-
bars of the executives were the topics
under dissection at the meeting of the
Student*' Parliament held oa Wednesday afternoon.
Mr. Underbill member trom Union
Bay, on moving: "fieaoived that thla
Houae do go on record aa approving
a return to the old-faahioaed Initiation of 1981 and 1911" aufgeated the
application of paint to the physlog-
onoml** of Freshmen.  As this Would
speaker auggeated  the  wearing
long skirts.
Theae proposals were heartily rid*
lculed by the Hon. Denis Murphy, in
a short but brilliant apeecb whioh
concluded with the famoua quotation
from Julluo Oaeaar whioh end*,
"Oh, Juatlo* thou art fled to brutish
And men havo lost their reason!"
Tbe Leader of the Opposition kept
up the Shakespearean manner ot
polite repartee, by terming the speech
of th* Premier aa being,
"Like a tale told by an Idiot,
Full of sounds and fury, signifying
Following on this thunderbolt the
Hon. gentleman then moved that
either pin or block rewards should
be given to tho executives of major
student organisations, In return for
their often painstaking work ln connection with those offices. The general opinion of the houso. however,
was that the glory of office and the
thought of a deed well done was
enough reward, and the motion was
consequently* negatived.
Several new members registered to
receive constituencies which have
now been assigned. Women are ex
pected to apply for constituencies at
or before the next sitting of the
Members desiring to move resolutions will much facilitate the business
of the House by handing in such bills
or resolutions to either the Speaker
or the Deputy Speaker, by Tuesday
of eaoh week.
Advice Regarding
Health of Students
Freedom from Communicable Diseases amongst the student body may
be attained only through the co-operation of every student. Every case
of Communicable Disease springs,
directly or indirectly, from a previous case of the same Disease; therefore, it la easential that svory atudent
Buffering from Communicable Disease
or who has been In contact with one
suffering from such a Disease should
take every known precaution to
prevent the spread of Infection to
other students,
With this end in view, students are
asked to make reports requested below to the Medical Health Officer of
the Campus, Department of Nursing
and Health, Science (Chemistry and
Physics) Building.
First—If any Communicable Disease
occurs In your home cr in the house
(Contlnned on Page 4)
Council Outlines
Important Events
At a meeting of the Students'
Council oa Wednesday it wae an*
nonneed that Mr. Philip Kerr, travelling Secretary for the Rhedee Scholar-
ship Treat will address the student
body at noon, Wednesday, October
86th. Prevloua to hla appointment to
hla present position. Mr. Kerr waa an
Oxford atudent, and apent aoma time
In world travel. Me la thoroughly
acquainted with hla aubject and hla
address ahould be extremely Inter*
eating. In connection with meetings
ituihe Auditorium, the Junior Mom-
bar waa instructed to have a sign
prepared to be plaoed In the hall, requesting that atudenta be courteous
and not loiter and talk In the corridor
while meetings are on.
It waa deolded that the two dollars
fee payed by the Aggie Occupational
Course student* be deemed sufllcleut
fee psid by the Aggie Occupational
Mater Society, for thla year. This
will give those taking the special
Agriculture course all the privileges
belonging to other members of tho
society. Various budgets for the
year were passed. G. Rowland wus
announced as Debates Manager tor
the year and J, Morris, Curator.
It was announced that the National
Federation of Canadian University
Students would meet this year ln
Christmas week, and Les. Brown was
appointed delegate from the U. D. C.
to attend this conference.
It was decided that a special section will be reserved In the cafeteria
for men students only, this to consist
of the row of tables along the east
and north walls. The rest will be
for tbe use of women and men alike.
Students are especially urged to take
back their trays ln order lo save the
staff as muoh trouble as possible.
Tbe Track Club gave notice of two
indoor track meets in the Horseshow
building at Hastings Park on November 16 and 21. The flrst of these will
be an lnter-class affair, and the other
a dual meet with the T. M. C. A.
There will be dances following both
these meets.
Plans for the Home-coming Week
were discussed. It was decided to
hold the theatre party at the Unlveralty Auditorium, Friday evening,
November 4th. Saturday there will
be rugby game against Edmonton,
followed by a tea-dance in the park
pavlllion. On Saturday evening there
wll! be a basketball game at the
Normal Gym, followed by another of
the Informal dances which have become so popular in the last two ycara.
Many students of this University
will be sorry to bear that Miss
Dorothy Brown, a '27 graduate, is
very ill. Dorothy left two weeks ago
to take a position ln the Bacteriological Department of the Board of
Health at Winnipeg. Soon after her
arrival she took typhoid fever, and at
present her condition Is serious.
Dorothy was one of our foremost
students, and her many friends here!
join ln wishing her a safe and speedy
recovery. I
Science to Clash
With Rowing Clob
Beeauee ot the new type ef schedule drawn up this year by the Ruabr
Union, Betoaoe mast take the last
stepping Rowing Club squad tote
camp Saturday a Varaity to to get a
filial try at tbe Miller Cop, In other
word* Saturday'* Miller Cup game la
a aeml-flnal and we muat win. Rowing Olub haa been defeated ones by
the Ex-King* ao that If Boleace wlna
Saturday they will clash with the
league leadera oa the following week-
Saturday'a game ahould produce the
best rugby so far thla aeeaon. Both
team* will bo on their too* throughout
the game and fighting to get the
desired points.
Capt. Bert Tapper report* that the
bowler hat brigade are fast rounding
Into ahape and following Wednoe-
day'* strenuoua practice, when over
three men were laid out, coupled with
the Individual running each player la
doing on bis own, will place the odd*
in Science'* favor.
It is rumored that "Gunboat" Sparks
is getting a new pair of pants since
his old ones are in a bad stage of disrepair. "Blondy Gus" Oustafson, the
iron man, Is doing well this season
and much is expected of him. The
rest of the players seem to be very
fit and are all keen on winning.
Contrary to the usual dope we are
not crying for student support since
we always get lt but If you would like
to see a good game bring your sidekick down to the Point Saturday and
cheer the boys on. Activities start
around 2.00 p.m.
Besides tbe feature event described
above the Intermediates are also
scheduled play some more of their
playmates on the same day. At lower
Brockton, the Ex-King George Intermediates are expected to play the
Varsity intermediates while the Frosh
are llned-up against the Rowing Olub
on our own Campus. The first game
la at 2.00 aad the aecond at 8.00 p.m
Both Varsity team* are at last getting into the real swing of it and, If
the progress made in the last game*
is any sign of advancement, tomorrow should see a good exhibition
of pig-akin chasing in both these
Recent report* from Bdmonton
state that all man turning out, and
there are a good bunch ot them, are
fast coming up to par and that they
Intend to give the Coast Champion*
a good run for their money. 8everal
year* ago Eastern team* played In
Vancouver and th* general opinion
wa* that they were no match for our
own local talent. However, the Alberta squad seem to be determined
to win and since all indications point
toward a good battle, tbe home-coming feature should be filled with many
thrills. Don't forget the date, Nov.
Definite assurance has been given
that the Dalhousle University rugby
team, Including 26 players and extras,
will make the trip to the coast during
(Continued on Page 4)
On Saturday the Varaity
Canadian Rugby aeaad to to
third same in ths «_ -	
A win wilt place the Unlveralty
gore in the lead, while a less f
St Mew Westaataster on eqeal
j with the rest ef tbe teaisl i
Those who veatare te Athletic.
to-morrow afternoon are a«nu*ed
witnessing a real struggle. Tl
City entry ia prejejeflto pet
their supreme effort and tbe
will have there heads
men       „      _ _
come out with victory,  last
New Westminster held VI
provincial  champions,   to  a
whioh fact speaks for great
meat in that team,    "
New Westminster, moreover, hag
heaviest team playing Canadian
in British Colombia this rear,
heavyweights aa Cece Newby,
J toyed for U, B. O. laat Mason,
e lined op against Varaity to
coming match.
The weather permitting, some
oelient line play it expeoted front
students.  |aathe game with Van
yJr  fcpNl  Varsity had
chance to do Inch Una wort
fatsrday le a dry day, tteraw
titi* department will be demons,
^hoae who saw the game last
were certainly net disappointed,
week varaity espteteaaHceie
aa many supporter!, since tie
patblea of Vancouver and VI.
will be with New Westminster,
yell from the onlookers is
tog to the playera end to the
oan do to help win thla
tloea. while the two	
Burke and Norm. Berley,
Cameron, preeldent of the -
Rugby Club, have done theft- bast to
keep the group In the beat of oondt*
tion. i.
LeS.De Consider
Club Applications
At the weekly meeting ot the L,
S. D„ on Monday, October 17th, business of much Importance waa conducted.
Letters of application for membership to the organisation, from two
clubs,—the Philosophy and the Chess
Clubs,—were considered. That of the
Philosophy Club was accepted. It
was decided, however, that for the
present, the Chess Club be not accorded full membership, but be put
on probation till tbe flrst ot January,
1988, when the application would be
further considered, Mr. Taylor, Preeldent of the L. 8. D., pointed out that
It ahould be the policy of the Depart*
meat to admit to membership only
thoae cluba which could ahow substantial evidence of their stability
As the stabton*** of the Cheaa Club
Is, aa yet, uncertain It waa judged
best to place It flrst on probation, for
th* stated term.
At the meeting, O. Roland waa appointed Debates-Manager, aad Phfi.
Elliot waa appointed Vloe-Prealdeat
of the L. 8. D. executive.
The queation of budgets for the varloua clubs, afforded muoh lively discussion; and the following budgets
were accepted for recommendation to
the Student*' Council.
Sooial Science Olub f   7.00
Player*' Club $888.78
It was deemed unnecessary to
appropriate any funds for th* Letters
Club. It was recommended that th*
budget of the Biology Discussion Glnb
b* reduced to four dollars. Thai
latter matter, however, waa toft to
abeyance till next meeting, when P.
Monro, who Is to make an investigation concerning the financial necessities of this society, will preaent hla
A rtquest I* made that all cluba
and societies send In tholr budget* by
next Monday.
A meeting of the Musical Society
will be held ln the Auditorium, Friday
noon. iT
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of faclflo Into^Coltoglate
iday and Friday, by the Stu
verslty ot British Columbia,
Phenol Point Orey 1484
Itell Subeorlptlong rata: |8. per year. Advertlaing rate* on application.
Editorial Star} .    ..   B  ,       .,,-.,,.,.<<
BDITOMN-OHnBF—iean TolmieJ        •■■•-■••■ ■ >»-
Senior Bdltora—Francla Pllkington and Oeorge Davldaoa
AaeOotot* Bdltore-Margafet Orant M. Ohriatlaon aad Doris Crompton
Feature Bdltor—Boderlck A. Pllkington
Asaiatant Editors—Phyllis Freeman and Bruoa derrick
Chief Reporter—M. Desbrisay
Sport Bdltor—Irvia Keenleyelde
P.I.P.A. aWtor-ifainis MoJeuay
Bualnaae Staff
Circulation Manag*r—Alton Ueri-Jeaee
Baetae** Asalstanta—Roger Odium, Alan Chandler gad Ralph Brown
gealori 0. Davldaoa; Assoc tat*: May Cnrlstieoai Astiataat: Bruce Carrick
If the Press Conference did nothing else for us it caused us to
eompare our polioy and reaulta with those of other papers. The contusions of this comparison?  On many noints we prefer to
»n uaaorutable attitude.   One, however, haa impreeaed us
'Ir da^toAQd expression.
From the discuaalon in the buainess aesaiona we learned that these
editors receive a continual and definite response from their various
student bodies, at oo* time praise, at others strong disapproval. Now
fe grant that it may possibly be our own fault that we receive no
definite response. At the same time we have to agree that there ia no
disapproval expressed. If it is the result of our own dead attitude at
least we might expect some critlclem. If you don't like the subject
of our editorial column, if you disapprove of the front page makeup, or are shocked by the feature page, if you deem the sport page
even a "total loss," say so. We shall either defend ourselves or
try to mend our ways.
Another thing whioh it might interest aome students to know.
The correspondence column ia the means by which every student
dan and ought to make known his Ideas about student government
of wtivities to every other member of the Alma Mater- It ia the
>lio Forum for students. Anyone who wishes en ides to reaoh
lent body ia st perfect liberty to use the Ubyssey as his
of expression, we solicit your support in making the paper
true organ of student opinion.
We have among us and always will have, we suppose, some
SNile gronohere who sit with folded hands—metaphorically apeak-
m Qotnplain loudly about everything. Not that there is no
for diaaetiafeotion. There are many things about this Uni-
- that ere far from perfect aa ia the case with evory other
tion. But the people who complain are those1 who do nothing
to improve conditions.
The Orlll provides a prominent illustration of this fact. Admittedly the service is poor. But whose is the blame 9 It is ours
and we should admit it. Every day people reserve chairs, sometimes a whole table and aside from the fact that this is a decidedly
unfair practice it simply demoralizes tbe service.
Another hindrance to efficiency is the faot that many people
forget or deliberately neglect to return their treys to the table provided. This delays the staff and consequently slows up tbe service.
Many, too, leave untidy tables a practice aa discourteous as it is
inconsiderate. If students would remember these points soon there
would be no more complaints about the Grill
In an effort to deal with the problem of crowding, the Students'
Council laat night, passed a regulation reserving the tables on the
north and east side for men only, the rest for men und women. This
will insure that the men receive a little more of their share of room
in the Cafeteria for at present the women thoughtlessly or selfishly
use up most of the places and the men are crowded out. Now thia
condition is to be remedied with, we hope, the result that service in
the Cafeteria will be greatly accelerated.
Those discerning people who chanced to glance at a calendar
this morning would notice that seven weeks to-day is the 9th of
December—In other worda the last day of lectures. Freshmen may
now profit by the experience of upper year students and be warned
that it will be useless to begin studying in four weeks time and still
expect either to obtain good marks or in many cases to pass at all.
Students persistently disregard such warnings. They imitate
the idle habits of some fortunate senior who haa a happy faculty of
passing examinations with very little work. They rarely study and
as S result either fail completely or pass with extremely low marks.
It is at this time of year when the Freshman is keenly interested
in various activities and when the social life of the University is
coming to ita height, that work remains undone. The remedy is not
aa unpleasant aa it would seem at first. A little more studying instead of useless fifteen minute conversation at odd times would
prevent the hopeless confusion of unprepared work and yet would
permit of some free evenings during the week.
University courses are very much broader than those of High
Schools and it is for this reason that new students so often fail when
left on their own responsibility. Those who wish to derive real benefit from their courses will do well to draw up timetables of preparation hours. It ia a good method for getting through assignments,
for having more recreation hours and above all for passing examinations creditably.
nisai   nT
There are a few vacancies ln the
Society of Thoth. Those Interested
may send applications to the Orand
Scribe, Auditorium Letter Rack.
The first meeting of the Social Scl-
mice Club will be held at the home of
Dr. Boggs, 4398 8th Ave. West, on
Monday, October 24th, at 8 p.m.
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idit^'Ubyi^y.   >     .'■'), \:'\\ .
ffeaft Madam: % ;"    ,
The 8olon* of the Literary and
Sbfeitlflo Department should wake up,
look around and prove that they are
at toast intelligent once in .a while.
vjkheTwlBe they win rbmair^^ll**-
ful alumber quite unaware that they
may be making themselves Into a
laughing atook.
Take the recent case of the Chess
Club, for example. With smug oompieo*
enoy the Literary and Bcleatlfia Bx*
•outlve charitably gave this Club
•'tomperary recognition" until they
(the L. fl. 0.) are eaaured of Ita per-
maueaoo. Then perbapa, If the Obeae
Olub behaves Itself, does aot dlaaolve
Into thin amoke or degenerate Into a
ping-pong sooiety, the L. 8. D. will
listen agalo to Ita bumble petition
and great It full Handing next term.
All thla comet after the faot that the
Cheaa Club aaked for recognition
laat year, waa refused on account of
(to "non-permanence" and—In aplte
ot the L. 8, 0.—became one of tha
moat thriving organisations on the
If the L. 8. D. would look beyond
ita own auguat nose, It would see that
Cheaa it a recognised luttitution In
every university of Importance, and
that, instead of being, a mere passing
fad, like Mah Jong, It is a game
whoa* origin is lost In antiquity.
Cheaa haa long been established aa an
Inter-colleglate activity in auoh collage* as McOlll, and la taken into consideration with applicants for the
Rhodes scholarship. So muoh for the
permanence of Chess.
The U. B. C. Chess Club has grown
remarkably lu a few months, and has
already competed With the Vancouver Club. It la entirely telf-support-
ing and haa Ita own equipment.   In
Site of thia the L. S. D. ignore* the
lb to favor of a body that wa* created a couple of weeks ggo.
It la time that the L. 8. d. looked
around and found out a thing or two*
Then it would be willing to encourage,
and not to kill atudent progreaa.
Your* truly,
Chess Hound.
The ubyssey,
Dear Madam:
Due to the recent agitation for the
furnishing of the Men's Upper Common Room In the Arts Building, we
thought it advisable to offer this suggestion to the student body previous
to any action being taken.
All Arts' Men realise that the accommodation offered in the two Men's
Common Rooms is not sufficient for
the vast numbers (Aggies, Science and
Arts) that congregate there at noon
On examination we find that the
basement of the Arts' Building would
make un excellent locker room. If
the lockers were transferred from the
Locker Room to the basement we
would have not only, room for more
lockers, which we sadly need, but an
additional Common Room.
Yours truly,
Arthur F. Burch, '30.
Norm, O. Freshwater, '29.
D. W. Macdonald, '29,
O. H. Lee, '28,
Bdw. S. Sostad, '38.
Winston  Shilvock, "31.
Seniors Honor Memory
of Late Dr. Weabrook
A service in commemoration of the
death of the late President, Dr. Wee-
brook, who died on October 20th, 1918,
was held by the Senior Art's Class on
Thursday, October 20th.
The class assembled ln the library
at three o'clock, then proceeded to
the grave at Mountain View Cemetery.
A large wreath from Arts '28 was
laid on the grave by the Class President, Douglas Telford. Mr. Soward,
honorary president of the olass then
spoke In appreciation of Dr. Wes-
brook, and his jealous efforts wblcb
led him to an untimely death, and his
congenial personality which made him
honorod and respected by all those
with whom he came in contact.
This commemoration of the death of
Dr, Won brook Is a tradition that has
been carried out for several years.
The senior class always places a
wreath on the grave as a token of
remembrance of one who did bo muoh
for the University of British Columbia.
Will whoever borrowed a brown
umbrella from tbe rack ln the Arts
Building on Tuesday kindly leave it
at Locker 184.
F. L. FOWLER, '29.
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BT,iJSUW±m"!~ A ?*f ^eamsg ■'» 1
Now that the hour has come your eyea
are bright
And pulttof* m i* running through
your heart,
Ahead are wondera, new, behind the
Of too familiar thlnga,   Already now
Jou dart
a veil that hides to-morrow't
A breathleaa laugh, a tear, you leave
tor me,
Aad then away.   Forgotten alii the
Of yesterday, a haunting memory,
I have alwaya bad a great fear of
ghost*. Perbapa 1 ought to say that
I have never seen ene-eo far.
Nevertheless the feet remains that
whenever I am left alone to a houee,
I invariably have th* feeling that
around ma are invisible shapes, toft,
allent and watehing.
How the curious thing ta that aa
long af there are people to ihe bouse,
the idea of ghoste It completely ab**nt
from my mind, but whan tbe people
depart, and th* houae la empty, the
fear begin* tlowly to awgfVtflfirjts.
It happened io the Other night. When
my father and mother aMonnced that
they were going to the movlet, and
asked If I would mind remaining alone,
I anawered without a thought, ^Not
In the leastI" But when I had otoaed
the front door upon them, and walked
baok through the empty rooms, I
knew I should never have let them go.
Everything was perfectly silent
There waa not even a nejeurksg
orackle from the kitchen stove. I had
never noticed before What a lot of
doors there Were In the kitchen, seven
or eight at least it aeemed, and some
ot them open. These I hastily etoeed,
for there la Bomethlng about an open
door that I dont like, it haa a sinister
yawning look, aad anything may
materialise put of it. I decided to do
my evening work lu the dining room,
where there were fewer doors. Here,
however, there ware three. I man*
ouvred about for a position at the
table where I could, out of the Corner
of ray eye, see all three at once. It
was difficult, but at last I got nf
chair into the exact position, and settled down to read.
The quiet grew deeper atill. Thlnga
seemed to live to IL Uvea the inan
Imate door In front of me became
alive, it *tar*d at me, and I gated
back fascinated like a rabbit at a
snake, and aa I gaaad the fancy ran
through my head ao atrongly that I
oould aee lt happening. Slowly,
slowly, at the touch of an Invisible
hand, the door opened. The narrow
slit of blaok widened, and out of tbe
darkness of the other room a horrible
shape grew and grew till it filled the
doorway with its slimy white presence. My flesh began to prickle, and
I pulled myself up with a Jerk, This
would never do. Then a brilliant Idea
a truck me—the dog. He was a big
Iriah water spaniel with a deep bark,
and he should come up out of the
basement to protect me. I had read
that dogs are very susceptible to the
presgnce of spirits, and will stand up
and bark, with hair bristling, if any
thing is wrong. I opened the basement door and called. He came up
and after sniffing around for a few
minutes, lay down on the carpet with
his nose on his paws.   I felt better.
I had read for half-an-hour or so,
when a growing chill In the air called
Op Tueaday ln Arts 100
ing of the A. li. TJ, gi.t
Preeldent, Mr. HerleyA—._-.
ln the chair. He suggested that
committee be chosen to look after
the furnlahlng of the upper common
room. After some disouaslon a motion
to this effect waa carried. Theae
elected to act on the committee were
hamar*. Oandln, King, Rutherford,
Brown, Whale, and Vance. Tho meeting wae largely attended and
intoreet eld anthualaam waa
my attention to the tact thet theTrJ.
ehen Are wea burning low. I got up
to r*plenl*h it, but to my amassment
found that the feel box wae empty*
Thla would aeeeeeltate my going down
to the basement fer mere east. Without giving myself time to thtak, t took
the bucket, and marched dowa the
atepa. Now there Is only see light
la thb basement, aad that it over the
atalroaae, ao that the net of the piece
la half-dark, full ef deep ohadowa and
dim ahapes. I plunged through tip
murkineea to the earner where the
coal la kept, and seised the Shovel.
I did act feel any tee oorafortolMe,
oapeoially ae I had to tarn my jresk
on the ttoaement to order te shovel
in the comer, But, I reflected, everything was all right, ter the del, betas
always kept downstairs, Would set SO
a safeguard agatoat danger. Then A
feeling of pure hbrror awept ever me
as I recollected with a rueh that the
dog wasn't in the basement, but up to
the dining room. I had forgotten to
bring him down I I stopped shovelling,
and gated fearfully around. What a
Place for ghost* I How did I knew
that somebody had not been murdered
In thla house before we came into lt,
tpd his boor burled to the baaeownt!
Hadn't I read *omewhere of a murdt
Of the flues, and a
something—I know
ows moved.   I dr
houf a, »»h*bu#d by ore
dog doing upetalrsrT $ ■    _  _
*l !*• fra* g« was se peiy e^swa*
stairs, I thought it would be two fop
for h|m up neve."
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by meat atudeata to contain Intorma-
tion about everything neoesaary fer a
university career, It aeverthelaaa falls
to give Inttruotion to that all important field—Etiquette, The ordinary
book of etiquette, although elweyi
written by "a member of the Arleto*
oraoy," ebvlouely doea not cover university life. Therefore, the Feature
Deportment, always the champion of
obscure causes, takes open itaetf te
offer e few auggeattona fer the guid*
eaee of student* who wish te shine la
the eectol world.
Lessen Ne. 1—The Lecture Room
Always go to leeterea early—ao
that yea eea get a bask scat
When coming in twenty minutes
lata, always slam the door to 1ft the
professor know that sou have arrived.
Do not tnore more loudly than la
neeeaeary, all professors like to hear
themtelv** talk.
Only answer questions wh*n you
know the answer, unless you are trying to be a humoVtot
Always smile at the professor, especially if be seta the exams.
Do not talk to your neighbor unless
you bare sometitinf interesting to tell
Co-eds should not smoke, chew or
paint during lectures, It disconcerts
(he professors,
Leaaon No. 8—The Library
Do not beard the Librarian; it la
Do not alns or whistle when read-
Do not Jook long and lovingly at the
pictures or you may' be suspected qf
being nn imbecile or having Impaired
Always take out more booka than
you need, lt gives you the app*ar$pe
of learnedaoss.
Always swing the revolving deer *a
hard aa you can, it to ao helpful for
those following you.
Never smoke in the Library; that
privilege belongs to Ita owner. Chewing tobacco Is allowed if It la not
Leaaon No. 8—On the Bua
Alwaya atend aside and allow the
other students to get aboard flrat
Their gratitude /will amply reward
your sacrifice.
When there la a crowd, buy tickets
from the driver. If possible give him
a five dollar bill; he likes counting
out the change.
Oetting Into the bus, "ladies first"
still applies, especially in these days
of short skirts and silk stockings.
The rest of this interesting series
will be published after the flrst three
lessons have been mastered and put
Into practice,
"Many t'anks," said the waiter at
he surveyed tbe fraternity banquet.
—Hamilton Royal Oaboon
*   •   •
Scientists are the most gossipy of
all gossips.   They want to know what
waa going on a million years ago.
—a man a shoe ol black calf leather, with wide
college toe, broad tiead and broad low heel,
blunt-wedged on the front side'; heavy solo, with
tap aewet) on top with strong, waxed thread;
the upper carries a saddle pattern showing two
cut-outs underlaid with black grain, and the
lining is of smart new "checko" leather. Yes,
that's the new
Black Bottom Varsity
Shoe, juat received. It hat individuality and pep
in plenty. Shown also in winter tan at $8.00.
Vanoouver Agente for the famous "VARSITY" Shoes.
On leaving th* publication* offloe
the unintelligent visitor deeeehds the
staira to the Orlll, or aa it li called
in th* language of the natives, the
Cafeteria, Here, fer thirty eeata one
may obtain the beat twenty-flve cent
lunch In British Colembie.
The room ia built to seat alx hundred people, but It aooemmodatea
twelve hundred during lunch hoars.
Ita purpose, ae dulgned by high
authorities, is to provide a place
where atudenta oan held plcniea to
the approved way, namely by bringing their own louchea, eating them,
and finally atrewlng papers and crusts
all ever the adjacent surroundings.
Occasionally a few atudenta buy feed
there too.
There ere various aepeeta of thla
Institution that can he observed at
different tlmea during tbe day. Per
example, at 8.80 a.m. one can generally
observe the oorpee of a freshmen who
asked for a oup of coffee. X marks
the spot where body waa found.
Between 8.80 and J1.S0 the room ia
taken over by the Cheaa Olub and the
various campus scandal societies.
There la alto the usual rush of students—called |n the vernaeular, "Oaf*
*             tflj cb
who  hasten   to
against the tables and place books
and lunch package* m prominent position* in order to reserve place* for
uie two hours later.
At 11.50 the estobllsbment to open
for business, thousands of student*
rush fi, and ra emgW r#p|d]11em
ed of todies, gintlamen wd science
men. The record time to get through
the line-ftp, hoot for a woant aeiL
occupants, waa made In If It by Bendy
Moore, Art* -ll In fifty-three minute*,
forty-one eecond* flat.  Thla doee pot
yea"p?we'S^     ysaMwgs     aM**ajgS}amt     t^*v***,pf-*Na    fr*w    *ereaT*^o/ojp*jp     *ff—'
lunch, which was approximately tare*
minute*. The beat time for a fresh*
ette to have luaeh was made leat
yeay by Ml** Sproule. Arts '10, in
three hours, forty-five minute*
The food served at tbe Cafeteria
baa long won recognition by the
"Ubyaapy.'* The %. 0. D. la pow
thinking of Hutting it on probation
until Christmas, although erery intelligent person know* that it's permanence to aasured.
The Biology and Ohemtotry Societies are Intending to hold their meeting |n the Grill in order to continue
their research. Two problems have
to be looked Into by the more brilliant mlnda of those organisations,
(1) How the salt got into the sugar
shaker, and;
(2) How the saltpetre and chicory
found its way into the coffee.
There la no truth whatever ln the
report that Swan, the brilliant artist
who draws "Salesman Sam," visited
the Cafeteria for inspiration.
As well as the Orlll proper there is
an annex reserved for the faculty and
the 8. C. M., where they can get away
from the common herd, and bold Intelligent discussions. The fundamentalists alao intend to secure a separate
room where tbey will not lose their
appetites by observing stray "Ubys-
seys" on tbe tablea.
From 2 to 6 p.m. the room la full
of the youth and beauty of the Unlveralty. Thla ia the time when tbe
genial college Idiot* take the equally
genial and Idiotic freshettes down to
tea and spend the time In small
talk. By their antics even the Fundamentalists are forced to agree with
evolution, although there is apparently
not much of it here.
Behind the dining hall i* the kitchen, but here we will draw a charitable curtain on the painful scene.
Leaving the Cafeteria we now make
our way to tbe Men's Common Room.
(To be continued)
A meeting of Arts '81 was called ln
the Auditorium at noon Wednesday,
for the election of officers. Mr. Harold McWIlllams, presided. The following were elected as the executive.
Pres.—W. Shilvock.
Vlce-Pres.—Miss M, Sangster.
Secretary—Miss J. Cameron.
Tress,—E. Paulson.
Men's Lit. Rep.—C. Gillespie.
Women's Lit. Rep—Miss M. Flnley.
Men's Ath. Rep.—J. Richardson.
Women's Ath. Rep.—Miss R. Tingley.
Class Reporter—P. McKInnon.
Tbe great Llmeftok contest pre*
mOtoa by the Muek-e-Muck Deport-
spent Is ln full awing.
Thla isaue wa ere pubuahlng Ave
attempt* and aeveral more will appear
on Tueaday. All theae wishtog te try
for the magatfleleat priae generously
donated by the Feature Bdltor must
aend in their entrtoe before 18 o'clock
neon, Thursday, October fifth. The
prise-winner will be announced oa Friday, October 88th.
There waa a protester with gtosees
Who aald, "All yea freehmea are eases
But come every day
And do as I say
Aad you'll not make ee many faux
There waa a young Boph ln the oaf,
Who aald with aherd little laugh,
"That pi* may be alee
But I'd much prefer rice,
Yet perhaps It will do for the staff."
tl. 8., Arte'80.
There wae a historian, ttaughtoa,
On Hottentot love he wea rotten,
80 he sought information
With greatest elation,
And thi bet Hottontotten taught
There was a young atudent named
_   Cash,
Who never did anything rash,
But, he walked too far
In front of a car
And It mangled him all to a bash.
The writer of theae laat two at*
tempt* wtoely wlahea to remain anonymous.
Mere Is a typioal Science limerick.
There wag a young girl* to the oaf,
Who'd have aeea more attractive
by halt
It when drinking her coffee,
She'd not been so sloppy,
And sprayed It all out with a toff,
B. C, So. 89.
Alleged Jokes
Prof, costing Into lecture room aad
finding wmempjimentry eartoature of
himself drawn on Blackboard, to near
eat atudent enquires,
"Do you know who la responsible
tor that atrocity?"
"No air, I don't," "but I strongly
suspect his parents."
e   *   •
Prof, (in mldat of a joke).
"Have I ever told you thla joke before?"
Prof.—"Oood, you will probably understand lt this Cm*."
e   *   e
8he—"Do you think that Plastic
surgery would Improve my features7"
She—"Then what would you suggest?"
a    a    a
Freshman—"Pardon me," but your
face is familiar."
"So is your manner," retorted tbe
a   a   a
Prof.—"These aren't my own figures
I am quoting. They are the figures of
a man who knows what he to talking
Officer—Judge, I searched this college boy and he didn't have any liquor.
Judge—Hold him over.   We'll have
to give him as intelligence test
—Okla. Whirlwind.
e   e   e
Elaine—Did you hear about Madge
climbing out the window?
Jack—Yes, I hear she displayed very
poor sense.
e   •   •
"And at the end of his letter he put
a couple of X's. What, does that
"Simple girl; lt means he's double-
crossing you."—Bison,
e   e   e
On an average, three hundred residents of Chicago die annually from
lead poisoning.
—Pennsylvania Punch Bowl.
Millionaire (to some of his proteges)—I ow* all my success to only
ono thing.   Pluck, Just pluck.
Sagacious Questioner—How do you
And the right people to pluck?
—Stevens Stone Mill.
a   .   .
Heebie—Have you heard the latest
Ford joke?
Jeeble—Heard lt? Why say, man,
I own it!—Yale Record.
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On Wednesday afternoon the inauguration of the flrat Building of
Union College wa* held bar*. At 8.80
a (touyocftlon iervlee was held to the
audtbkrem, when about one thousand
people a*ather*d, and at 4.80 a dedtoe-
ttofl service took place at the College
building. The flrst meeting waa presided over by the Rev. Principal
Brown, and the latter meeting by Mr.
em     Otaj^^^Mug
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Alter theae aervleea all repaired to
the drawing-room ef the College
Where tea waa eerved. The room waa
delightfully decorated with Michael-
maa Dalalea, Ohrreeatbemume, and
Maple Leaves, which afforded a de-
Ughtfal apeetaeto ef maave and
brews flowers, with a beetnjrouad of
delicate autumn tints.
After tea, tbe gathering inspected
the beautiful new building, visiting
the bright oleaa room*, dining room,
drawing roome end cosy bed-rooma for
the atudenta ot both the College aad
Aa the day paaaed prelree of the
college were unanlmout, and It waa
continually observed that tbe institution was one worthy oUMgh praiae
had a greet asset to the Unlveralty.
■ Those who received the many guetU
were Dr. and Mra. Brown, Dr. and
Mtos Smith, lira, Btaden, Mr*, w. T.
Bold and Mra. Jam** Mulrhcad, while
aatoag titoaa pouring tea were noticed
Mra. Wlllard Kitchen, Mra. Center,
Mra, 8. J, Crowe. Mra. Victor Odium,
lira. H. T. J. Coleman, and Mrs.
Spencer. In charge of tbe aervlng
were lira. Bllanoe and Mra. Washington.
I I I. II II l"l liia.oailiilijl.jli, I'U'"
CUs* and Club Notei
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I II uma  »
_„ Brock Gives
Address to S*CM
' "Britain in China waa the subject
«an addreaa by Dean Brock on Tuet-
a noon, underAtb^auapk** ot the
*Btudent Christian Movement" The
Speaker gave a great deal of very
. Valuable Information on conditions in
(mine, gathered from all classes ot
Ohlneae aa well aa from foreign real-
dents. He stated that, In his opinion,
"Troubles in China are due to internal not external causes."
Next Tuesday noon ln Ag. 100, the
R*T, a, D. Bradea will speak on "Re-
llgtoa In the MOderh World.'9 Theae
iitoeitopS are at U.10 sharp, so please
be on time
Programme* of the *erles of addresses to be given thla term are now
printed and may be obtained from any
member ot the executive, Oood lectures on such up-to-date topics as
those are part of every student's education.
Nov. 1—Dr. 0. 0. Sedgewick, "A
Guess at Shakespeare's Philosophy."
Nov. 8—Kosaburo Shimlzu, M.A.,
"Christianity Through Chinese Eyes."
Nov. 16—Dr. P. A. Bovlng, "The
Problem of Eugenics."
Nov. 22—Rev. E. A. McOougan, M.A.,
B.D., "A Creed for the Day."
Nov. 29—-Prof. F. H. Soward, "Canada and the League Council."
For Further Announcements see
S. C. M. Notice Board.
The preliminary try-out for the
mter-oollegiate debates was held on
Monday at 3 p.m. In Arts 100. Three
minute speeches were given on either
Of the two subjects: "Resolved that
the Trade Union Bill as passed by
the Baldwin Government Is a most
pernicious measure," or "Resolved
that the students should control their
own bookstore."
Although twenty-six were listed for
the try-out, only eighteen turned up.
The majority of tbe short speeches
were upholding the flrst topic. In
aplte ot the limited time allowed eaoh
atudent. several men showed considerable talent on the platform.
The Judges, Profesoor Soward and
Profeeaor Angus, were not long to
coming to a decision. Those selected
are as follows: Messrs, David Wad-
linger, Bernard Tobin, Charlea W.
Braster, Harry Freeman and 0. Klrby.
Theae five men will have to compete
with last year* debater* for a place
on one of the team*.
Two Pr**hm*n, with no lecture*,
Tuesday or Thursday afternoons for
Bualnaa* Staff. 8** Ralph Jamee In
Pub. Office, Saturday, at 10 a.m. or
Monday noon.
At the flrat meeting; held on Wed-
neaday, October 19th, speakers were:
Mr. W. Brand Young, vice-chairman
ot the Vancouver Branch ot the 8.1.
C, and Mr. fl. A. Wheetiey, registrar
ot the Association ot Professional
Engineers of B. 0, ,
Mr. Young spoke of the function of
the B. I. C, and the fleatoabttity of
atudenta affiliating themselves with tt
It la the parent body representing the
profession ln Canada and la representative of ell branches of the profession. Mr. Young aeaured the atudent branch of the aupport of th* Vancouver member*. All Applied Sol*no*
atudenta are elegible tor membarahlp,
the feea being three dollar* per annum, including two dollar* aubaerip-
tlon to the ''Engineering Journal/'
Mr. Wheattoy explained th* function of the provincial body aa compared with the dominion body and
outlined the work ot each. He Invited
all atudenta of Applied Bclenea to tola
both aaeoclatlona. there being no feea
for the Profeaalonal Engineer* Association.
About 100 students ware preaent
Meatinga were arranged at which Mr.
Wheattoy could meet Science '80 and
Science '81.
A meeting will be held Monday the
24th, at 8 p.m., at the home of Dr. 0.
McLean Fraser, 4588 8th Ave. West
A paper will be read by Mr. Pills-
bury outlining the series projected for
ths winter
"Development of the Experimental
Method of Scientific Research from
the Earliest Times.'*
At the last meeting held on the
14th the following officers were elect-
Hon.   President—Dr.   C.   McLean
President—Dick Pillsbary.
Vice-President—Vivlenne Hudson.
Secretary-Treasurer—Verna Luoaa.
The flrat meeting ot the Classics
Olub waa hold at the home of Prof.
Robertson on Saturday, Oct. 18th. In
spite of a pouring rain there waa a
good attendance.
It waa deolded to change the night
of meeting to Wednesday. Action
was alao taken concerning a email
tribute to laat year* president, David
Warden, whose death was a great
grief to the olub.
The Hon. President Prof. Robertson
then apoke on Cicero's Pro-consular
Gov't of Olllcla showing by very interesting incidents how thoroughly upright Glorro was in his administration. At the conclusion of the meeting very enjoyable refreshments were
A meeting of Science '28 was held
in the Mechanical Draughting Room
at noon on Wednesday.
Gordon Logan was elected Class
President ln place of Jerry Newmarch
who resigned as a result of belnp, appointed President of tho S. M. U. S.
Wolfe-Merton succeeded Logan as
claaii reporter.
It was decided that a banquet be
held In place of the customary class
party—Its time and place to be set
by the executive at a later date.
The class of Education got away to
an early start for the year with tbe
election of a strong executive and the
arrangement for a class dance on
October 26th. The executive elected
Hon.-Presldent—Dr. 0. M. Weir.
President—Russ Robinson.
Vice-President—Cora Harding.
Secretary—Dorothy Russel.
Treasurer—Max Cameron.
Men's Ath. Rep.—Bob Henderson.
Women's Ath. Rep.—Jean Musgrave.
Class Reporter—Phyllis Hemsworth.
The fall dance is scheduled for
October 25th in Willow Hall, when
the Grads, now bound together by
the ties of a common servitude, are
expected to raise particular Cain in
their own quiet, sophisticated manner.
At a recent meeting of Science 'SI,
tbe following officers were elected
for the year:
Honorary President, Mr, Duckerlng; President, George Andersen;
Vice-President, K. Cruise; Secretory,
Bob Fraser; Treasurer, F. Smith;
Athletic Representative, L, Williams;
Yell Leader, K. H. Stewart.
A meeting of La Canadlenne will be
held Monday evening at 8.15 at the
home of Mr. Thomaa Kirk, 805-58rd
Ave. R.   Take oar No. 7 going west.
Every Monday and Wednesday,
from 6 to 7, the women playing basketball hold their practice* ln the Normal Oym.
Laat year Varaity put Up a game
flgltJagalnst the Young Liberal Canucks for the championship ot B. 0.,
but loot Out through tbe lack of com*
blned toam work,
Credit leat year waa given to the
girl who made the baaket, aad not for
the awlft or clever peae whioh an*
abled a player nearer the baaket to
put It to.
The glrla now playing on the A
team were all atar players oa other
teama. Everyone knows what they
oaa do, ao it la aot aeoeaaary for
anyone to try to ahlne. Individual
play makea poor team-work, and
weekena an otherwise good team.
Miaa Doris Shorney, a peat preeldent of the Women's Athletic Association, Is assisting Mr. Arnold Henderson in coaching,
Both eoechea are very plaaaed with
tbe play ot those turning out and are
expecting great thlnga from them.
They are watching with interest the
Improvement of MarJ. Leaning.
Those turning out regularly, are:—
Claire Menton, Thelma Mahon, Rene
Harria, Torchy Bailey, Jean Whyte,
Martha Agar, Rattle Tingley, Kay
Kldd, MarJ. Leaning, Nettle Pronnlch,
Lola Tourtellotte, Ruth Herbert, Marlon Sangater, Margaret Rloharda,
Zora McNab, and lola Worthlngton.
English Rugby
(Continued from Page 1)
the Xmaa aeaaon and complete with
the beat that oan be produced among
local ruggers. The flrat game la fixed
for December 86th, the second In the
middle ot the week, and the final one
on New Years day. Varaity will secure one of these games aa usual.
Dalhousle University la situated ln
Halifax, Nova Scotia, it is not very
old, having been founded ln 1818, Just
a little over a hundred years. They
follow the English code to the Mart*
time Provinces and the class ot play
of both local and eastern teama will
easily be determined after Xmaa.
Dalhousle Alumni have guaranteed to
make up any deficit Incurred on the
Following thla week's meeting ot
the Rugby Union lt waa deolded to
do away with the imaginary line at
the scrum ln the throw In and the
half may onoo more circle tbe forwards after the pill, providing he has
one foot behind the ball. This rule
is in effect ln other countries and,
though its result may be to smother
a lot of fast plays, It is to be used
The Arts team is not playing Saturday and as a result all players are
requested to turn out on our own field
at 12,16 for a good work-out.
Monday at 12.30 ln Room Arts 104
the U. B. C. links .stars plan to meet
for a discussion of local golfing prospects. All the slickers, the greater
handicap men, the beginners and those
who just have a passing Interest are
Invited to attend. Officers will be
elected. Tournament and team matches will be discussed. Everyone come
and bring your friends.
Stars Advance in
Tennis Tbuirney
In spite of adverse weather conditions, the tennis tournament Is progressing steadily. Much good tennis
is being displayed this year, both
among men and women; and the flnala
should produce some interesting play.
F. Gordon and T. Berto entertained
Interested fans, on Wedneaday, with
one of the hardest fought battles of
the tournament Berto waa vlotor,
the acore being, 8-8, 4*8, 84.
In the mixed doubles, Miss Garlow
and Shields seem to be slashing their
way through to victory. Wodneeday
witnessed their victory over Miaa D.
Strauss and Yolland.
Welley Mayera la still a atrong favorite for the men's alnglea orown.
Should the weather man favor ua
with a reasonable proportion of good
weather, the flnala will not be far*
distant; aad Judging by reports from,
"those who know," it will be worth
while missing a few lectures to see
It to hoped that aU the women to
the Uaiveraity have aeea the notice
announcing the flrat meeting of the
Women'a Literary Sooiety on Monday, October 14, in Arta 100, at 8 pjb,,
and thai they wttl all turn out. Laat
year the Women'a Literary Society
waa not the success that it might have
been. It got away to a good start,
but after tbe flrat two or three meet-
toga, intereet flagged. Thla year
better thlnga are expaotod, especially
aa the Women'a Literary floelety plana
to co-operate to a large extent with
the Men's Literary society and the
Student Parliament Thla flrat meeting will be to settle the policy for the
Advice on Health
(Ooattoued from Page l)
in which you are rooming or boarding,
report It at once a* above.
Second—If you fall ill while at home
call to a physician promptly: lt found
to be suffering from a Communicable
Disease, see that It ia reported aa
Third—It you fall 1U while at the
Unlveralty report ln person promptly
to the Department ot Nursing and
Fourth—If feeling unwell do not
attend a atudent gathering. For your
own sake even more than tor the aake
of othera you ought to be at home
taking proper preventive meaaurea, aa
suggested above.
It is the mild and overlooked oases
which are the cause of epidemics,
and as every University student realizes the value of time and ot good
health, co-operation is requested in
checking the loss of both which result from; the spread of Infection.
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