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Published TwiceWeekly by the   Publications Board of theUniversity of British Columbia
Vol. XIV
No. 38
"Brontes" Rated Best
1    Campus Production
Since "Hedda Gabler"
Sager as Patriarch Parson and Beth Gillanders
as "Emily," Star Wednesday Night
Contesting with "Hedda Gabler" for top place In 22
annual productions, "The Brontes," 1937 Players' Club opus,
opened to a student preview audience Wednesday evening
and received acclamation.
Chaliapin Featured
In Film Play To
Show Here Today
Film Society Bringing
"Don Quixote," With
All-Star Cast
Today at noon tbe Film Society
presents the film translation of
Cervantes' masterpiece, "Don Quixote." The all-tar cast includes tbe
world's most famous basso, Fedor
Callapin; Oeorge Robey, the well-
known English comedian, and Sidney Fox, who will be remembered
tor her work In "Strictly Dishonorable."
Tbe film translation ot the masterpiece has somewhat reversed
tbo order ot events as related by
the author; while tbe book shows
the knight dying after returning to
bit home in accordance with the
promise exacted trom him by a victorious knight, the film shows Quixote dying heartbroken at being deprived ot his books, after the windmill has  put him to shame.
Critics say that Cervantea' ob-
Jaet In writing waa to criticise
tba romantlo apirit of hla hotheaded compatrlota, ever ready
to draw on the leaat poaaible provocation. Thla la evident In the
court acene of the film where
Don Quixote ohallengee hla
niece's lover to combat.
Don Quixote Is crushed in his
aoul by the advancement ot a civilization which destroys bis ideal
lite; that ot a knight-errant; and
lt the comparison Is not out ot
place, the lead In "Don Quixote"
reminds one singularly ot another
personality crushed by the cnroach-
menta ot a mechanized age In
"Modern  Times."
Tbe whole film seems to be a
satire of the statement that books
are only figments ot the imagination and ever spur one on to useless works,—to flght "windmills."
After having lived his books, a
fanciful life of imagination, and
having died with their destruction,
Don Quixote's voice sings that his
books bave made him Immortal
. . . and out ot their ashes the
manuscript ot "Don Quixote de la
Mancha," by Miguel de Cervantes
Saavedra, arises to live on immortally 1
Drivers—Look Out
For Inspection of
Your Cars by Police
Provincial Police offlclala sre
plsnnlng a one-day drive In the
University district next week. A
aquad of men will stop every car,
Inapect licensee, regiatration papers, drivers' licenses, brakea and
tail lights. At the praaant time
the Inspection Is being carried on
In varloua parte of Vancouver
every day.
There will be no pity ehown to
atudent offendere, although the
potice have no particular daalre
to make mny arresta. It la not
known aa to what day the Inspection will be made, but It la certain to come between Monday
and Friday of next week. Police
will be poated on both Marina
Drive and the regular entrance to
the oampua.
It haa been aatlmatad by offlclala that nearly one-third of the
eara being driven to the campus
now are liable under one of the
Infractiona noted above. Stud-
enta have a few daya left to prepare themselves for the rigid Inspection of next week.
Setting n surprising quality
standard in sustained mood, interest, and dramatic ability, the play
was outstanding for its smooth
pace ond cmotoinal strength, Its
maturity, thought and effectiveness
establish onco and for all the nbil
ity of the Players Club to handle
serious drama competently.
Arthur Sager, gloomy and Victor
ian morality incarnate, was splendid
in his part. Ho Aged not only by
means of makeup, but in voico,
bearing, mentality. Ho was wholly
effective in a part obviously written for the satisfaction of Author
Alfred Songster, and thereby becomes the most outstanding figure
in the play.
The sisters were admirable, both
individually and in combination.
Beth Gillander's surprising dramatic strength bound the audience
in enthralled attention; her death
acene might have been masterful,
but for the ghastly intrusion of
the machine age in the sound of
some hellish auto horn from the
parking lot,. Audrey Phillips is
consistently good, the live, nervous
clarity of her acting peculiarity
suited to Charlotte of the play with
her action on impulse, her determination and continued emotional
struggle. Mary McLeod, slight and
charming, gave to Anne credibility
and charm. Her timidity before the
repeated battles of temperament in
the parsonage parlor, hor bright
and bird-llko interest, are wistful
and appealing.
Graham Darling, as the drunken
brother Branwell, took the most
difficult single scene in the play.
Drunks are traditionally painful on
the stage, yet Darling kept the
scene well in hand and purged it
of painful elements in the best
English  10 tradition. '
Pictorlally, the production was
superior to that of most previous
years. The scene in Brussels, finely
spaced and grouped, and a splendid
ground to costume colours, is a
real tribute to designers, stage and
lighting crews. Costumes were
graceful and likewise worn with
considerable style, not alwaya the
case in amateur productions.
Minor parts were often startling-
ly good. Lorraine Johnston etched
her role of Mme. Heger with
sparkling clearness. Adella Thur-
bcr's ancient serving-woman was
comfortable and human. Ludlow
Beamish, the watch-dog lover,
rounded his role with sympathy and
Special tribute is due Fred Hob-
son, who filled the breach created
by Charlie Locke's illness. The offlce scene was disturbed by misplaced cues, not wholly due to Mr.
Hobson. This scene is -written with
delightful comic interest, and in all
fairness it must bo admitted that
tho principals caught tho spirit of
Peggy Fox, WUS.;  Bob Smith, Treasurer, and Jean Meredith, Women's Athletics, were declared Councillors by acclamation Tuesday evening, when no further contestants for these offices were nominated.
With Dave Carey's acclamation for President last week,  four out of nine Council  positions have been
filled without balloting, an unprecedented event in Campus history.
Interesting Topic
At Institute
Dr. Carrothars to Outline
B. C. Economic Status
Dr. W. A. Carrothers is the
speaker for the lecture of the Vancouver Institute, to be held In
Room 100 of the Arts Building, tbe
University of British Columbia, at
8.15 on Saturday evening. The subject will be "The Economic Position ot British Columbia."
By both lifelong training and
special knowledge, there is perhaps no person better qualified
than Dr. Can-others to discuss a
subject of such Importance and Interest. In addition to his training
as an economist, Dr. Carrothers
had such personal qualifications
that he was selected by the Provincial Government for the position
of Chairman of the Economic
Council of British Columbia, and
given leave of absence from the
University to enable him to undertake an intensive study ot Provincial problems.
He has organized a staff which
has investigated every Important
industry of the Province, wi'th a
view to their development, and to
the  establishment of a  financially
Ladner - Lefeaux
on Socialism
After considerable effort on tho
part of the Parliamentary Forum
executive, a debate of major Interest to students has been arranged.
Following the lines of the famous Oxford Union, which regularly
brings out Britiah statesmen to university meetings where the students debate with them, the executive has secured two of the most
prominent political leaders of B.C.
to engage in debate next Thursday,
March 18, in the Auditorium.
Leon Ladner, K.C., prominent
lawyer and Conservative party organizer, will uphold th eafflrmatlve
ot the resolution: "Resolved that
tbe socialism of Conservatism ls
adequate tor the needs of B. C."
He will be opposed by W. W. Lefeaux ot the C.C.F. party. Mr. bateaux is a well known and skilful
lawyer and speaker.
Each speaker will have 30 minutes, split into alternate 20 and 10
minute speeches. There will be no
decision on the debate.
equitable and ample system ot Provincial taxation. Some of the tacts
and conclusions elicited during
these researches will be presented
in Saturday's address, and it should
tberefore be of unusual Interest .
Editor of "New Frontier"
Lectures Here Tuesday
Qn Literary Trends
"New Trends in Literature" will
be the subject of a noon hour lecture by Mr. William Lawson, the
youthful editor of "Th© New Frontier," Tuesday noon in Arts 100.
Mr. Lawson attended Toronto
University, where he majored in
English and History, and later attended City College in New York.
He is travelling in the West at
present to build up editorial committees.
"The New Frontier" is a left-
wing political and literary monthly,
published in Toronto. J. F. White,
a former editor of the Canadian
Forum, and Dorothy Livesay, Ca
nadian poetess now residing in
Vancouver, are on the editorial
Professor A. F. B. Clark will be
in the chair.
Speeches of candidates and
one supportsr of sach for ths
Rositions: Pres. L.S.E.; Junior
tamber, snd Socrotary will bo
held in the Auditorium, 12.10
Monday. Candidates ars limited to four minutes and thsir
•upportsrs to two.
Outstanding '
Dancer Here
Wed. Mar. 31
(In Alphabetical Order)
Marjorie Jessup
To the Members of the Alma Mater
I wish to take this opportunity
to thauk those who submitted my
nomination for the position of Secretary of  Students'  Council.
Since the duties of this offlce are
clearly defined as being only those
of a recorder of the Council business, I do not consider it necessary
to put forth a platform. However,
I would like to present my qualifications for the position.
Last year I served as Secrotary
of the Women's Undergraduate Society and am familiar with student
government routine. In addition,
in my three years at the University as a Commerce Student, I have
taken a keen Interest in all student activities, and feel equipped to
serve the best Interests ot the Alma  Mater.
Mary Black
To the Membera of the A.M.S.:
I feel that my experience, as a
member of committees for the Women's Undergraduate Society and
for the organizing of the Homecoming rugby game, and especially
as Recording Secretary of Zeta
sub-chapter and as Corresponding
Secretary of All-Phrateres, qualifies mc to assume the responsible
position of Secretary of the Alma
Mater  Society.
To solicit your support for my
candidature, I submit the following
1. To place unstinted effort behind
every project which the Alma
Mater Society sees flt to undertake.
2. To encourage co-operation between the University and the
Vancouver public.
Yours sincerely,
on Pago S)
Hailed as tho most significant
figure in the modern dance, Martha
Graham, one of tho most outstanding artists over to visit Vancouver,
will present a performance at the
Empress Theatre March 31.
Miss Graham commands all the
inflections of the dance vocabulary,
blending intelligence with a high
degree of technical skill. Primarily,
she is a subjective artist, succeeding in telling not only the bald tale
portrayed by the gestures, but also
what lies behind it.
Not only does Miss Graham create the dance ensembles, but also
she designs the settings for the
performances,and even suggests the
music to Louis Horst, .conductor of
the accompanying orchestra. Mr.
Horst is himself a musician of the
flrst rank.
Miss Graham has done much for
the legitimate theatre, principally
in conjunction with Guthrie Mc-
Clintoc and Katharine Cornell in
tho Theatre Guild.
Long atudy, combined with a
breadth of original conception such
as is seldom seen, havo raised Miss
Graham to the position in the field
of tho donco which she holds today.
Following somo work on tho Pacific
Const, alio wont to tlio cast, wltoru,
nftor further study, sho litigan to
appear, V'rom tho flrst, alio was
grcotod with enthusiastic acclaim,
which haa shown no sign of abatement since.
In her performances, Martha
Graham presents twelve solo numbers, while six are done with the
group. On the whole, her presentation is a significant one, in which
ironic comment is bronght to bear
upon a variety of themes.
Martha Graham is brought to
Vancouver by Hilker Attractions,
an agency headed by Gordon Hilker
(Comm. '34), once active in the
U.B.C.  Flayers  Club.
Reservations may now be made
at tho M. A. Kelly Piano House,
659  Granville  Street.
Smith, Fox and
Meredith Have
No Opposition
"L. S. E. Most Attractive
to Candidates
Election nominations this year
show an exceptionally keen competition for certain positions and absolutely no student interest in the
remaining ones.
No fewer than throe members of
tho next Council have beea acclaimed without opposition. Bob
Smith, president ot Arts '39, has
been acclaimed treasurer: Margaret Fox ,as President ot tbe W. U.
S.; and Jean Meredith as representative of the W. A. S.
For the position of Secretary
there are two contestants. Mary
Black, an active worker in Phrateres and the W. U. S., ls opposing
Marjorie Jessup, who has served a
term aa Secretary of the W. U. S.
John Bird, star first-string rugby
player, is running against Science-
man Don Hogg for the leadership
of the M.U.S. s.
Three well-known athletes are
contesting tho A.M.S. position:
Dave Lewis, Canadian football
player and Track Club member;
Paul Trussell, sparkling ice hockey
and English rugby player; and Syd
Walker, tbe manager of the English  Rugby Club.
John Brynelsen, S. M. U. S. editor on the Ubyssey and president
of Sc. '40, is In a three-cornered
fight for Junior Member with Noel
Harrison, grass hockey and rugger
player, and Harry Lumsden, well-
known first-string man on the rugby team.
Six men are running for the apparently enviable position of L. S.
E. President: Ron Andrews, rugby
player and Treasurer ot '38; Malcolm Brown, Arts '38 president;
Alex Charters, President of the I.
R.C. and Associate Basketball Manager; Gordon Gray, Players' Club
member; Tom Marshall, prominent
Forum debater and member of tbe
Forum executive; and Armand
Powlett, active in the Forum and
the Players' Club.
On Monday, March 15, candidates
for L. S. E., Secretary, and Junior
Member will put forth their platform apeeches In the Auditorium.
Each candidate will have four minutes for himself and two mlnutea
for a aupporter, except the Junior
Member, who is not allowed a second speaker.
One pair of whlta glovea, Wedneaday night at "The Brontea."
Return to Alma Mater Offloe.
One black kid glove, ln or near
Auditorium Wedneaday nlgbt at
Play. Return to Mr. Horne'e office.
Salisbury Lodge Hop
Monday at Peter Pan
On Monday evening, Salisbury
Lodge men and their friends will
hold thoir last danco of tho term
nt tbo Potor l'nti llnlln><>m, (tinea
tliflr <irunnir.nl \nn In Mr>i''"'iil<»*»-,
HiillMliili'y IdiilmuH lilivn Imlil n mid
IiiM of iinrllmt In wlili li Mm iinuhiu
«V«>llt  pi'OllllMHH  in   lu'nvliln it  111 11II tf
'linilo. With Uf! (liiiidiiil'trM nriitm"
tra supplying u rliyllimk.nl background, and John Wood as master
ot ceremonies, anticipations run
high as plans go forward to make
the dance a high point ln Salisbury
Lacey, New Prexy
of Psychology Club
The annual meeting of the Psychology Club was held last nlgbt
at the home Milliard Alexander. A
few experiments were carried out
in the field of muscle reading and
"mental telepathy." The following
officers were elected for 1937-38:
Hon. President, Dr. Morsh; Official
Critic, De. Pllcher; President,
Oliver Lacey; Vice-president, Dorothy L. Brown; Secretary-treasurer, Milliard Alexander. Membera
of the Executive, Hyeiop Gray and
Charlie  Watson.
The club closed their year's activities with a dance and refreshments.
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Telephone: TRINITY 1945
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All advertising handled exclusively by Pacific Publishers, Limited.
We do not wish to level the charge of railroading against
the senior class executive, nevertheless lt ls our opinion that
they acted in a rather high-handed manner as regards the
valedictory gift.
The gift concerns a sum of four hundred dollars or
over and we believe that the spending of Buch a sum should
receive very careful consideration and that every member
of the graduating class should be given an opportunity to
vote on this spending.
True, a meeting was held ln Arts 100 last Tuesday, but
less than half of the senior class knew of the existence of
said meeting. There were no notices on the regulation
boards or in the class rooms and the meeting received no
publicity ln the XJmyssey. Two noon-hour announcements
ln the Caf are hardly sufficient at this time of year when at
noon nearly half of the students are escOnsed in the library
and labs, many others are spring walking on Marine Drive
and still others are busy with a Spring play.
We would like to suggest that a neW meeting to discuss
the Valedictory gift be held a week from today. Such a
meeting could be well publicisized on notice boards, in the
caf and In next Friday's "Ubyssey." Thus every senior
would be given a chance to attend. Since the Valedictory
money ls not collected until April there seems to be no good
reason for spending it in a hurry.
Furthermore, it ls our opinion, that the proposed Student loan fund ls not a suitable gift. There are already many
sources where financially embarrassed students may obtain
loans. At the best the Valedictory money could only benefit
one student a year and would thus provide the university
with Just one more graduate a year.
We believe that the Valedictory gift should be a gift to
the University and as such should increase the capital assets of the University and benefit as great a number ot students as possible.
That, however, is up to the Seniors to decide at their
next meeting.
The success of the basketball team in downing the
strong Province squad in four games brings right into the
spotlight the splendid work of young and energetic Maurice
Van Vliet coach for most ot this University year. To him
is due a large share of the praise merited by the team's victory.
It is Just about two years ago now since collective demands of the student body, given voice through the Ubyssey, resulted in Van Vliet's appointment to the University
. as physical instructor. Since he arrived here in the fall of
1935, Maury has continually proved the value to this campus of a trained athlete and instructor and has unobtrusively
won the popularity of the whole of the student body.
Now there are seemingly authentic rumors that thia
man has received a very attractive offer from a southern
college, and that he is giving lt serious consideration—not
because he does not like the U. B. C, but reportedly because
the position and salary are more handsome.
To try to describe his usefulness in full would be impossible here, but perhaps a fair idea can b egained from the
facts that besides being coach of an "A" class basketball
team, he has brought intramural sports from nothing to
their present level; he trains and coaches the track team;
coaches boxing, * tumbling, volleyball, Canadian football,
wrestling and general physical conditioning. He is both
accomplished as a particpant, and trained as a teacher in
Innumerable forms of sport.
In short, Van Vllet is a man whose services we cannot
afford to lose. The Ubyssey hopes that University authorities wil take serious and effective steps to keep him here.
Of lato thoro ls a trend in many universities to consldor the wishes
ot tbe students in putting clauses on the curriculum ln tho ordering ot
those classes. Though the Btudent ma ynot know all that is good for
him but he haa an idea. He should not be the final authority in matters
of classes, but hla opinion should be obtained and conaldored.
It might Burprise the heada ot the university and tho different
departments it they knew how many and what classes are tremendously
unpopular and for what reasons. The arguments of the objectors generally amount to a feeling ot inefficiency, weakness and misunderstandings on the part ot the professors Involved. The professor has practically complete control over the course he offers. He can mako or
break the clasa and since hia course may be a prerequisite the enrolment does not decrease at la would If the natural lawa were allowed
to operate. '
Some professors instea dot being "bugbears" are "cinches," only a
little catering to his personal preferences being necessary tor a high
If atudenta were given a little responsibility and an opportunity to
offe rconstructlve criticism ot courses they would reject the hypocritical and "below board" aspects o't a University education.
Certain criticisms could be made against prevalent forms of lecturing. Tbere are those classes in which professors deliver their lecturea in such a dogmatic and authoritative manner that all discussion
ia squashed and the student is given no opportunity to form his own
opinion. And tbere is nothing more boring than a professor who talks
in a monotone on and on like a gramaphono.
Dictation of notes is an objectionable factor. Considering the efficiency ot transcribing and multtgraphlng machines, it seems rather
useless, lt ia more objectionable, considering that often tho notes aro
given tho same way year after year.
Certain classes are uniqlstakably unpopular. If complete voluntary
attendance were allowed, the authorities would soon find out how tho
students rate the courses. If, however, tho students feel strongly
enough against a class and are willing to make a sacrifice there la a
way out. A general strike In tho classes affected would arise some
individuals from their slumber.
roigeat from editorial In SASKATCHEWAN SHEAF, March S,
Random Ramblings
"The McOlll Dally" haa attracted
considerable attention recently
with its Students' Peace Campaign
issue, some 20,000 copies of which
were distributed on campl across
Canada. Long recognized as the
stronghold of Conservatism and
the arch-enemy ot French-Canadian
radicals, McOlll has startled the
nation with what appears to be a
sudden sympathy with the policies
of the Quebec students. Only a McOlll graduate can appreciate the
significance of tbe use of French on
Page Four of the Peace issue, an
innovation which must have caused
whole cemeteries of McOlll cadavers to turn over ln thetr graves.
Some clue to this mysterious
phenonmenon may be found ln the
character of the preaent "McOlll
Daily" Editor-in-Chief, John H.
MacDonald, probably the moat sensational flfeure in the history of
Canadian college publications. U.
B.C. was flrst made violently aware
of Kditor MacDonald'a existence
one Sunday night last October
when Senior Editor Kemp Edmonds was routed from his bed to
receive an eight-page telegram describing an attack by Laval students on a Spanish government delegation and a McOlll professor, and
implying that Quebec was on the
verge of revolution.
A few weeks later the go-getting
"Daily" editor got wind of the Impending abdication, and nonchalantly phoned up King Edward and
Mrs. Simpson to ask if the rumors
were true. Neither party, however,
was ln the mood for trans-Atlantic
tete-a-tete with Editor MacDonald,
which was probably a good thing
for the McOlll telephone bill.
It ls Just possible that the Peace
Campaign laaue of "Tho Daily" was
made as pink as possible ln the
hope that McOlll authorities would
suspend Comrade MacDonald. Tho
repercussions ot such an action
would not only be great publicity
for the heroic scribe, but would bo
a great tonic for the anaemic Peace
Movement. There ls nothing like
a bit ot martyrdom to make the
boys and girls rally round to defend "tho freedom ot the press"
and koop the world safo for democracy.
I would probably fall for the old
line of hokum myself.
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March 21st is still some ten days
distant, but tho annual crop ot
Spring Pottory la again ratling like
manna on the Pub floor. Here is
a topical effort, complete with
heel-mark ot authenticity and lack
of punctuation.
Drab arid plan horlzonleas
whore   huddled   cattle   stand   and
munching stale food
and dully wondorlng
at moving dust beyond.  .  .
Doomed youth black shtrted marching
pity us Bometlmos too
whoso blood is not required
who havo found out all lies
and well fed havo no song.
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Flicking another quarter inch ot
cigarette ash Into my typewriter,
The Qenlus explained for the twentieth time why I should go bumming to Europe after graduation.
"Think of it," he Insisted, "Vienna . . . beer gardens . , . Strauss
waltzeB . . . the student quarter!
We can get an attic studio and I
will paint and you can learn to
write and maybe later on we could
afford mistresses . . ."
"And who foots the bill?" the
bourgeois ln me wanted to know.
"I know a young Dane in Vancouver, studying Life, and he alternates between relief and flower
"That's it! Flower selling!" ox-
claimed my nemesis. "We can pick
them ln the Black Forest and sell
them in Berlin! Or we can play
hill-billy tunes to the Europeans on
street corners. Then when we get
back we can grow bald and fat,
and have a shabby wife and a flock
ot brats. ..  "
"No, but I still prefer the South
Continued from Page 1)
For M.U.S.
John Bird
I propose:
1. To hold meetings every two
weeks with the presidents ot classes ot all faculties ln order to bring
about greater co-operation among
the faculties and to unite the Btudent body Into a solid group.
2. That all ticket sales for undergraduate functions be handled
through one campus club ln order
that a complete check can be kept
on all tickets sold and all monlos
With regard - to general council
policy: I heartily endorse the pass
system and believe it to be a groat
step forward, tn the Hfo ot the University.
I will sponsor the Stadium but
first I think that a proposed plan ot
the Brock Memorial Building
should be Investigated in order to
find out whether anything can be
done by Students' Council.
I believe that the Students' Council must consolidate the ground
they have gained in the last year
before they attempt any Important
changes or innovations.
Don Hogg
The office of President of tho
Men's Undergraduate Society entails some specific duties.
Chairmanship of tho Discipline
Committee: I believe in unobtrusive,
judicious conduct of that committee, in particular I believe that the
penalties imposed need no publicity.
Election • Arrangements: Tho
election system needs littlo revision,
although I would wish to see a
change in the present segregation
of men and women.
I am definitely behind the move
for Open House and juat as definitely opposed to the writing of
adverse publicity for the University
in the local paper by undergraduates.
14k-yellow gold cane,
full - jewelled   Chal->
lenger movement,
Junior Member
John Brynelsen
As candidate for the offlce of
Junior Member, I wish to thank
those who nominated me. If elected, I will:
1. Demand a report on the progress
of the Union Building Campaign, to which the Alma Mater
Society has contributed S25.000.
2. Back any Council . policy that
fosters inter-collegiate games.
8. Organise a more efficient schedule for meeting rooms and
In conclusion I wilt use my vote
on Students' Council in a conservative and conscientious manner.
Noel Harrison
As the Junoir Member has no
specific burden cast on his shoulders, all I can say is that I, if
elected, will cast my vote in the
direction which seems to benefit the
atudent body to tho greatest extent,
Harry Lumsden
Tho platform I have clioson deals
largely with tho Freshman class,
since the Junior member ia responsible for this body and acts as its
president.    It is as follows:
1. To continue and extend the
services ot tho Frosh Information
2. To have a supervised Frosh-
Soph initiation.
3. To acquaint the Freshman
class with what tho university expects of them, and t odovolop in
them our V. n. C. spirit.
4. To support tho proposal of a
new permanent stadium.
If you do me tho honor of electing me to this position I wtll do my
utmoBt to uphold every responsibility you placo upon me. I also
promise to glvo my unprejudiced
judgment ln all student affairs.
For L.S.E.
Ronald Andrews
As candidate for the President ot
the L.S.E., I wish to submit the following platform:
1. To further the development ot
Inter-TJntverslty debates.
2. To revive the lnter-class debating league.
3. To renew the public speaking
classes which proved bo successful
lost year.
4. To   cooperate   to   the   utmost
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with the Players' Club, Musical Society and Parliamentary Forum
which are undoubtedly ot great
value for all students.
5. Registration o't clubs, and especially minor ones, and their programs tor the year to eliminate
6. Regular meetings ot presidents of all clubs with the President of the L.S.E. to lead to a more
unified system ot Literary aud Scientific Activities.
7. More publicity for all minor
clubs through tbe use of a publicity
board to handle their press releases.
8. Inquiry into the progress of
the  Union  Building.
9. To Investigate tho possibility
ot establishing a tutorial system of
education at U. B. C.
Malcolm Brown
1. Organization ot the L.S.E. as
an active executive. To do this I
propose to havo tho executive consist of tho presldonts of aU ACTIVE organizations on the campus
under L. S. E. Jurisdiction. This
executive to moot periodically and
to exist in an advisory capacity.
By such organization I feel that
there will be moro coo-peratiou
amongst these cluba which will result in tho raising ot their standards and increasing their appeal to
the students. Herein I feel will be
found the solution ot the troubles
of the Parliamentary Forum.
2. Organization ot the president*
ot the semi-active clubs ln a similar executive to meet at least once
a mouth for the purpose ot discussing their activities and aiding
thorn to become more active organ*
3. Registration, not only ot the
clubs, but also of the membera of
the cluba.
By means of such changes I feel
that these organizations will be
made more accessible and ot greater benefit, to the Btudent body.
(Continued on Pago 8)
Mooting  of  the  Big  Block  Club
at 12.15  Tuesday in Arts 108.
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. . . Moorea . . . the Southern Cross
. . . lagoons and the rumble of the
Pacific on the coral reef all night
. . . native songs and torch dances.  .  ."
Sometimes I almost think Spring
ls here.
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Conditioned News
AMONG the perils whieh threaten tha Integrity of the respectable
craft of gathering and disseminating news Is tha rather
young science ef "conditioning." When Dr. Pavlov demonstrated how to make an airedale bite everything within reach upon
hearing a stone rattled In a tin can, he handed a sharp weapon to
the lads whose only interest in news Is the reaction it will cause in
its readers. Not to go too deeply into tha matter, old-fashloncd
"coloring" of news Is out-of-dats nowadays; one merely Inserts tha
symbols, In telling the facts, that will make the reader froth at tha
mouth. Tha Vancouver Sun Is not only on the watch for this sort
of thing; It keeps a firm hold on tha objectivity that keeps news—
and newspapers—healthy. Tha bare bones of ALL the news, with
intelligent interpretation and its own editorial comment . . . that is
the Sun's contribution to those who phone Trinity 4111 and ask us
to delivor a NEWS paper to their doors.
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Why MADAMI RUNGE'S, to be sure.
Think how convenient that Is. While trying on your new suit you
may buy the perfectly matching hat at the same time.
Everybody Is going to rave about the new hats, some are flower
trimmed, while others boast of perky little veils which are lust made
for glamour.
Shiny straws are going to be very popular, and don't forget the fine
straw tailored models which will go so well with that mannish suit. And
of course, sailors are still  popular  this year.
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And did an attractive Kappa have fun at the Phi Delt formal last
Friday. First she got marooned on fhe end of the wharf and had to be
rescued by the mighty efforts of her Phi Delt escort. Next she narrowly
escaped raal disaster when the cushion she was sitting on caught on
fire. However, sha really did manage to get home safely.
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And this from the LINGERIE SHOP—a marvellous new slip without
seams, no twisting, or clinging and a perfectly gorgeous fit. Exquisite
satins trimmed with georgette or embroidery at most moderate prices.
For everyday wear satin or crepe In tailored styles with double top
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One of the pep clubbers at the C.O.T.C. got (according to his
pal) just slightly blurred around the edges. Nice expression, don't you
The bright spring sunlight certainly shows up skin flaws, and if your
powder Isn't the correct shade the result Is disastrous. The only way
to be sure your powder ts exactly right is to have it individually blended.
The RUSSIAN DUCHESS Beauty Salon has specially trained blenders who
will mix feather-smooth powder exclusively for you. For $1.00 you may
buy three ounces of this exquisite face powder.
As a special combination offer the Beauty Salon, at 768 Granville
Street, sells three ounces of this Individual powder and a box of especially
blended rouge for only $1.50. Take advantage of this offer and you can
be sure of looking your best in any light.
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Very wily Is our dean, He went over to the game early on Wednesday
and esconced himself In the reserved seat belonging to one of the
senior editors.   But there was room for two, so everything was all right.
The goddess of fashion decrees that smartly dressed women must
go shod in grey th>s season.   And so RAI SON'S BUOQBT SHOP has
imported a magnificent selection of light grey suedes, calfs, kids and
gabardines in all models from St. Louis.
There is "Scott," a conservative grey kid tie, and "Nevada," a
grey kid pump with a Junior heel for those who dislike extreme styles.
"Quality," the high gored suede, Is trimmed In calf. Very smart
Is "Coronet," the two-buckle model with the centre strap in suede
trimmed with calf. Fashionable gabardine is used for "Alpha," the high-
gored pump with cut-out trim.
But really we have no space to describe any more.   You'd better
go down to 644 Granville Street and see for yourself.
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One of the military gentlemen at the C.O.T.C. on Tuesday was kept
busy all evening playing nursemaid to a little Alpha Phi.   He claims he
really can't help it if the buttons on the back ol her dress keep coming
undone, and after all it is only polite to do them up again.
With such a grand feeling of spring in the air our feet just naturally gravitate to MOWN BROS, at 665 Granville Street. You can get the
true spring feeling there, for the whole place is a mass of colourful,
fragrant blooms. Beautiful double tulips in yellows and rose, golden
daffodils, fragrant hyacinths, military single tulips; it certainly is hard
to tear yourself away.
The easiest way to go is to take part of the store with you. You can
bring real spring into your home with a bunch of Brown's spring flowers.
Surprise the family with a bouquet next time you come back from town.
And for real gaiety remember what a "something" a fragrant buttonhole adds to the new suit. A bunch of violets would be a beautiful
addition  to your spring outfit.
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Even columnists are going in for dirt now. The Student Prince has
gained the almost undying enmity of a Sophomore about a certain Item
he wanted to print. Said item was finally cut out and we would be
afraid  to  tell you about  it.
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With the end of the term coming so rapidly, if is really time to
order those fraternity pictures. Go down to ARERS now while you have
time and choose a nice arrangement. His prices are so reasonable for
University students and,  really, you couldn't get better pictures.
A group picture of your fraternity is one University memento you
will always appreciate. Be sure of getting them ready before the exams
and the close of the term by ordering them now from the Georgia Street
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And then there is the Alpha Delt who tells of the freshette who
leaves off her gloves so that someone else can keep her hands warm.
(Continued from Page 2)
Alex Charters
I wish, briefly, to present my
platform for the presidency of the
X feel sure that my "non-
propaganda" platform will ensure
all voters ot my sincerity. Listed
concisely, the planks are:
1. Enlisting the co-operation of all
faculties in the organisation of
an open hous.o
2. Reviving public speaking classes
for those untrained in debating
and speaking.
8. Arranging a definite program to
avoid cjashes in club meetings,
and other Literary and Scientific activities.
Gordon Gray
The duties of tho president of
the L.S'.E. fall into two categories,
vis., those of Council members in
general, and in particular those of
prsaldont of tho L.S.E.
Regarding tho former, my platform includes the following planks;
1. Support of any attempt to
establish student co-operatives
upon a sound basis.
2. Clarification of the issue, "Faculty  vs.   Student    Self-Govern
Respecting the latter I include
the following:
1. A comprehensive introduction
of frosh to tho work of the various olubs under the L.S.E.
2. The setting up of a permanent
committee to provide material
of literary merit and general
intereat for publication In tho
8. Sponsorship of a general cultural program making such informal  extensions  of tho our-
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Editor of the Ubyssey.
Dear Madame:
t have a oorreotlon to make In
tho quotation given on Film
Equipment at the Meeting laat
Tuesday of the Graduating Olass.
The estimate given was 1900 for
projector installed In the Audit*
orlum. Preposterous! I Either
our president did not go to the
proper places for his quotations,
or he was trying to railroad
something. The highest price I
could persuade the dealer to
give me was «760; and I can get
a new machine—the best obtainable—equipped for the Auditorium (in the projection booth) for
Where the President obtained
thia quotation I don't know; I
am only aorry I was not there to
correct it. As for the machine
becoming antiquated, I know that
the Film Society would find lt to
their advantage to start a sinking fund to renew the machine*
at Death.
Lest the Olass think that, as
a member of the Film Society I
am too interested in this gift, I
wish to say that I am, BUT I
realise that the machine will be
of infinite use to many other
people. The d e p a rtments of
Modern Languages, Geology,
Chemistry, Physics, History and
Psychology will find many uses
for the projector, and eaoh time
that there is a presentation tho
name of Arts '37 will come up.
Arts '37 has done something lasting for their Alma Matert 11
Youra truly,
Donald F. W. Munro.
Bdltor, Ubyssey.
Dear  Madame:
May I draw your attention to
an opportunity tor practical assistance without cost which Is
available to every Canadian university student intending to travel or study ln Europe during the
summer months.
Mr. J. R. Johnston (University
of Toronto) under the auspices
of tbe National Federation of
Canadian Universities, is ln London each year from May to September for the express purpose
of helping in every possible way
Canadian undergraduates or recent graduates. His offlce acts
as a clearing house for Canadians
in Europe and is a place where
information -of every kind ls
available whether lt covers ways
ot travelling cheaply or courses
ot study. Through him students
are put in touch with English
people and the personal factor ls
added to their trip. England may
be aeen trom the Inside and not
merely on  the surface.
I strongly recommend that all
students conoerned, communicate
with Mr. Johnston. He will be ln
Canada House, Trafalgar Square,
each morning from May to September. If you would like information about your trip before
this, write to him at Hart House,
University of Toronto.
Yours sincerely,
J. Burgon Bickusteth,
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rioulum as lectures on Art,
Drama, Public Speaking, etc.
4. Fortnightly reports to tho student body on progress made In
fulfillment of campaign promises.
Thomas Marshall
1. Increased publicity tor the
work of the smaller oluba and organisations on tho oampus ln order
more fully to educate tho public
as to the valuable work whioh
those organisations are doing- Suoh
publicity can be brought about by
a. More press news ot meetings,
activities,  etc.
b. Greater co-operation with the
Department of Extension to Include
re-eatabllshment of a University
"Open House" Day.
c. Radio programs to Include informal talks on the work bt the
organisations, etc.
2. Closer co-operation between
the various literary and scientific
organisations by means of regular
meetings of their representatives,
to promote one another's activities.
3. Reorganisation of an lnter-
class debating league and the ea-
tabllahment ot a public speaking
olass Insofar aa possible and desired by a sufficiently large number ot
4. An enquiry, at the earliest
possible moment, into the question
ot the Union Building with a view
to definite action being taken In
accordance with the desires ot the
majority of the students.
where I believe a good league may
bo developed,
I favor the construction of a
stadium, tho financial condition of
the University permitting.
Armand Powletr
I have no bull hops for my platform. , ,
Should I be given this position I
shall try to make the proper facilities possible for effective Council
and Club relations. No Pass System,
if I can help and complete study
of tho Union Building.
For M.A.A.
Dave Lewis
In asking for the support of the
Men's Athletic Association for my
candidature as their president, may
I say that my policy in general ia
—moro men partaking of physloal
exercise, intramural and otherwise.
In particular I heartily endorae
inter-collegiate competition. I believe that English Rugby and other
sports, exclusive of Canadian football, should include aa many American colleges as possible in the
schedule. Canadian football should
turn  its   attention  to   the   prairie,
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Paul Trussel
As candidate for tho position of
Men's Athletic Representative, I
wish to submit the following platform:
Intramural Sports:
1. By moro judicial use of the
"Ubyssey," to sttmulats a greater interest.
2. To organise an effective intramural executive.
3. To get the intramural program
away to an early start in the
4. To instill more spirit into the
intramural   sport  system.
Extramural Sport:
1. Co-operation with the different
clubs in maintaining and fostering inter-colleglate competition.
2. Organisation of a sports publicity committee to handle publicity, advertialng, and other
methods to stimulate attendance
at games.
3. To lend every resource to the
three crucial points of the major'
Syd Walker
I submit tho following us my
1. To fa|ack the present Council
policy In regard to the Pass
System, tho Union Building end
the Stadium.
2. To improve tho present intramural system by reverting to
the Inter-faculty rather than
lnter-class competition, if this
will Increase enthusiasm.
3. To endeavor to havo porta of
the Science timetable revised to
permit students to tako part in
noon-hour  athletics.
4. To foster more inter-colleglate
and less local competition as
the latter does not seem satisfactory in many cases.
5. To help certain minor aporta
get moro competition whore
auch teams are supported aufEU
ciently and of high enough calibre to make a creditable show-
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Friday, March 12, 1937
Playing before a record crowd of howling hoop fans, the 'Varsity
cagers smashed their way to a 88-80 victory over Province to write
finis to one of the most hard-fought hoop playoffs in many years. As
a result of the win, tho Thunderbirds enter the B. C. flnala with Viotorla,
which start here March 10th.
Rann Matthison sounded the Newsies' death-knell whon he onoe
moro snatched the winning basket to end the deciding tilt and leave
the fifteen hundred wild-eyed spectators limp and hoarse from cheering.
Outplaying the Jones boys all
tho way, the students grabbed a
nine-point lead midway through tho
seoond half, but tho desperate
Newsies rallied to knot tbo soore
With two minutes to go Matthison
slipped through to give tho Thunderbirds tho same.
Tho tilt had just sot under way
and tho students wore leading 7-8
whon three hundred collegians arrived from tho "Brontes" to add to
tho already hug* crowd that Jammed tho gym to tho rafters.
After tho. enforced time out
amused by this disturbance, McLellan and Purves found tho hoop four
times to give tho Province Quintet
• four-point margin. Henderson
retaliated with » brace of Markers
to bring tho oount to 11-10 at half
After tho breather, tho Thun-
dortadrda, led by Bill Swan, stop-
«away to a three-point load,
s long heave by Lofty Me-
Lellan put tbo Giants on oven
terms    again.     At   thla    point
Bardaley, Willoushby and Hon-
dorson sot down   to work and
rant up eight moro counters to
glvo Varsity • 94-15 load. Purvee
and Bumstead than stopped Into
tho pleturo and retaliated with
four timely baskets to tie up tho
match again.   From here on tho
load see-sawed   back   and forth
until Matthison sifted through to
ehalk up tho winning counter.
Willoughby waa top man for
Varsity with eight markers, while
Purves tallied ten for the Journalists. Pringle alao played • bang-
up game for the wnlners, snatching
rebound after rebound from tho
hardworking Giants.
Tho scores:
Varsity—-Bardsley 6, Matthison,
Henderson 6, Wllloughby 8,.Swan
6, Pringle 4, Armstrong, Turner,
Hudson, Davis, Mitchell. Totsl 89.
Province—Purves 10, Kenning-
tonu, Osborne 2, McLellan 0, Bumstead 6, Harvey 4, Will, Pay, Anderson.  Totsl, 80.
Here's the high-scorer of this
final Lower Mainland basketball
playoffs — you guessed it, Bob
"Tony" Osborne. After a mediocre spasm during the league
season. "Tony" came through
with flying colors against his
former buddies to top the scoring column with 33 markers In
the four games.
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Saturday: 9 to I
Cor. 10*h snd Sasamat St.
Weary and dialllualonod, the V.
B.C grass hockeyists stumbled
around Saturday to lose their flrst
match of the season B-l to the
South Vancouver eleven.
Oood combination and an odd aa-
aortment of blocking plays gave
the Southerners an edge over the
collegians, who couldn't even pass
decently, let alone combine well.
Quite by aooident Ann Carter
soored the co-ed's lone marker.
Tomorrow, the co-ed stick artists try their luck again when XT.
B.C. tangles with the Recreation
team, and Varsity looks after (?)
South Vancouver. Both games will
come off at Memorial Park (43rd
and Fraser) sometime after 2.30.
Spectators from the university are
not expected—lndeod the players
oould not stand up under the shock
ot seeing anybody travel all that
way merely to watch them perform.
Our Illustrious seniors, the class
of '87, came through with an unexpected but overwhelming 18-8 win
over the Juniors ln the seml-flnals
of the hoop Intramurals. A surprising feature of the contest was the
phenomenal Juck at ahootlng . . .
its like was never before seen in
an lnter-class game. Margaret
Porter and Betty Morris were tops
in scoring honors, with six points
In order to finish off the volleyball tournament sooner, tour gamea
are scheduled for Monday noon. At
12.16, Juniors vs; Sophs and BIdag-
nus vs Seniors; at 18.45, Seniors vs
Preshettes and Sopha vs. Bdagnus.
Woe to any aspiring volleyballer
who ls not ready to play at exactly
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Boys Bite Nails
Before Game But
All Grin After
Varsity to Play Dominoss
Hara March 19 and 20;
Than "On to Victoria"
"We're not superstitious, but
. . ."hollered the "Three Musketeers"—Bardsley, Willoughby and
Henderson—in the gym on Wednesday when Varsity's basket
champs heard they were shifting
their dressing quartera to the Girls'
side for the evening — and they
weren't worried about becoming
pansles or anything like that.
What caused the frowns and scowls
was simply that every time the
Senior A hoopers bave prepared
for playoff tilts In the Ladiea' section they've lost . . . but the jinx
waa broken vory dramatically ln
that final Newsy battle.
And In that same secluded room,
two different tones registered before and after—Juat like tho ads.,
nervousness, with accompanying
toe-twitching, nail-biting, ot al wore
very much ln evidence bsfor.e the
opening whistle, and then the
transformation . . . wild, hyaterloal
hoots, and hollers, ear-splitting
grins and boisterous back-pounding
after the tilt.
And it's on to Victoria ... or
rather, on Viotorla ln Vancouver
flrst. . . the Collegiate cage champs
meet the Capital City Dominoes
here on Maroh 19th and 80th, travelling to Viotorla for the third and
If necessary fourth, and fifth
games on Oood Friday, Saturday
and Tuesday.
Hockeyists Propping
For Allan Cup Finals
Tomorrow afternoon at 2.80, the
Varsity grass hockey men, those
little advertised wlsarda of the
game, will meet and probably defeat the India Hockey Club at Connaught Park and win the Allan Cup
and  league championship.
Last Saturday, Varsity surprised
everyone by shutting out India H.
C. 1-0 In a seoond round match tor
the Allan Cup. This is the first
loss the league • leading Indiana
have sustained thia season and
speaks well for the rejuvenated
All through the game It was only
the brilliant defense play ot Magir
Singh that kept the soore down,
and Ono, Varsity's sharp shooting
More flavour
— yet milder
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First Intercollegiate
Cinder Contest In
Many Moons
After a four-year period of Intercollegiate track doldrums, Varaity
will stage a smashing revival when
they meet the cinder performers ot
the College of Puget Sound on Friday, March 19, at 8.80.
Aooordlns to traok mastermind
Joe Rita, It sounds as though tho
Sounders will   storm   Into  town
with a ossoade of point-garnering
performers, and although  no information   lo   available   on   the
merits  of  tho   Individual   Puget
Sound eontostanta, It la authoritatively  assorted  that they  are
collectively a hard to beat throng
of traokaters.
Their opposition will be the equally   commendable   bevy   of   Blue-
Gold  coke crushers  among  whom
are   Olympic   star  Howie   McPhee,
who  expects  to  clean   up   in   tho
sprint   distance,   and   Alex "Lucas,
the best high Jumper to appear at
Varsity in many years.    With competition,  Lucas  should  be  able  to
shatter his own B ft. 10 ln. record
established  by  himself in  1936 at
New  Westminster.     Qreen  Adonis
Jim McCammon, who haa been following a rigid training schedule all
thla year, is expeotod to continue
his  winning  waya  when  bo  competes  with  tho  Puget hoys  along
the dlsous-sbotput route.
centre, scored the lone tally ot the
game from a power play in the
middle of the first period.
Tomorrow afternoon on the waters ot Lake Union, the U. B. C.
rowers are to take on the University of Washington 160 pounders In
their annual regatta. The Thunderbirds, although hampered by
bad weather, flu and equipment,
have had three weeks of workouts
and are ln fine trim. The Huskies,
although one of Washington's
lighter crewB, 1b considered to be
one of their best balanced outfits,
all men being well experienced.
The Varsity eight are not travelling south with any Inferiority complex, and coach Tom Brown says
that they will give the Huskies
real competition.
What the campus oarsmen may
lack ln the finer amenities of finished style they make up ln the
well-known rah rah spirit. Besides
coaches Brand, Brown and West
who are all going to make the trip,
many students are expected to give
the boys that extra push that is
necessary to bring them in flrst
across  the line.
The following are to carry the
Blue and Oold colors across the
finish line we hope: Cox, John
Ker; Stroke, Bob Pearce; Mel
Chapln, Stu Jamison, Wilt Williams, Bruce Oordon, Wordle Heth-
erlngton. Bob Melville, Alex Mcintosh and Wilson McDuttee.
twelve hours and fifteen minutes
— that doesn't mean leaving the
caf then and slowly ambling gym-
wards and wondering whether to
turn out or not. Also, did anyone
ever mention that the excuse of
studying ln order to get out of
playing is awfully  stale?
Sc. '40, Sc. 38 Win In
Intramural Semis
Such weird cries aa "Play It up
to the net," "Set it up," "Now kill
lt," echoed through the gym Wednesday as the seml-flnals ot tbe
intramural volleyball tournament
were run off.
On one court Sc. 88 led by Bill
Swan and Pat Love defeated a
team from So. '87 sparked by BUI
Wolfe. Sc. '38 win in straight
gamea 16-11 and 16-6, eliminating
Sc. '37. On the other court, Arta
'39 and Sc. '40 were fighting lt out
to see who would enter tbe grand
finals. After the Redshirts had
taken an early lead the Artsmen
came back to win the game 16-18,
largely due to some nice plays by
Bil Watson and Art--Clarke. The
second game went to the Science-
men by a similar score after a hard
battle. The third game was a real
thriller' with Science finally winning out by a score of 17-16.
In the seml-flnal next week on
Friday, Arts '89 will play Sc. '38
for the right to meet Sc. '40 for
the championship.
A real Incentive ls held out to
the finalists in the basketball tourney as Maury Van Vllet announces
that he will attempt to have the
final played as a preliminary to the
Varaity - Dominoe classic. Today,
Arts '39 will play Sc. '39. Saturday's game between Sc. '40 and Sc.
'37 bas been cancelled. Next week's
basketball games will be played on
Wednesday Instead of Friday. Class
reps  take note.
In the second round of tho Tisdall Cup knockout series, Varaity'a
flrst team will meet Meralomaa'
highly touted seoond division squad
at Brookton Point on Saturday at
2 o'clock.
Last Saturday a muoh patched
Thunderbird team ran circles
around the fleet Nlppons to tho
tune of 46-0. This week with the
team rounding into shape and with
Jim Harmer baok in the scrum tho
boys shouldn't have any trouble
with the Clubbers. This game will
be the last before the big Miller
Cup classic end for that reason
alone the game has some Importance, for It gives Coach Dobble a
chance to see how the team will
line up,
Maybe it'a spring. Or perhaps tho nervous tension of approaching exams haa caused the
hard-worked sciencemen to break
loose. Anyway, the boys of Sc.
'40 are throwing down the
gauntlet to any and all who care
to pick it up.
Any class which feels sure of
its prowess may put up a side
for the demon redshirts to bowl
over (they say). Really it ia a
scheme to enable tho boys to
regain their lost flrst place in
the intrams. The winners of any
oontest will bo awarded points
in tho Interclass standing.
If anyone dares, thoy may answer the challenge through
Maury Van Vliet or Jim Ussher.
Old man Weather haa put the
Indian sign on our tracksters again,
resulting In another postponement.
But hope springs eternal and our
optimistic Maury has announeod
that the Mall raoe, scheduled for
yesterday, will bo staged noxt
Tuesday and the Arts '20 tho following afternoon.
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offlce or to Audit. 207,
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