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VANCOUVER, B. C, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 1949.
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establishment last Saturday. Fire all but completely destroyed the kitchen and equipment
stored here.  Workers salvaged the few articles left intact in the charred ruins.
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FIREMEN arrived in time to avert a major blaze Saturday.
Fire was confined mainly to tho boiler room and kitchen and
was extinguished by University firemen and volunteers from
Westbrook and Acadia Camps. Photos By Cob Steiner
Sidelights
nciden
Every Campus fire seems to have its humorous side, and
the Totem blaze was no exception.
The To fem Snack Bar was nol the
only thing .soaked with water in
Saturday's fire.
Dr. N. A. IM. Mackenzie, wandering
around in thc ruins received a rude
shock when a fireman, spraying the
roof with a solid stream of water shot
the water through a hole in the roof
completely soaking Dr. Mackenzie and
Cbsistant Prof.  Geoff.  Andrew.
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At lca,,t there will be better eofl'er>
at the new Totem. A new urn will
have to be purchased. A fireman,
chopping at lhe ceiling of the shop
slipped and accidentally put his axe
through the urn,
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Students volunteered to clear out
adjoining huts in Saturday's fire at
Totem Snack Bar and started en the
zoology hut next door. Several thoua-I had rim to tlie fire hall.
One student \vho helpfully started
t'o carry out equipment from thc adjoining huts laid her books in tho snow
for safe keeping. When the fire was at
last out everything was carried4)ack
into the /oology hut—including volunteer's books. It took her about 20
minutes o recover hem.
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Sudents formed human chain to carry out sonic of the heavier zoological
equipment. Firemen' couldn't help
laughing at little coeds trying to hang
onto large aquariums of frogs and
tadpoles when it came to then' turn
in the human chain.
Firemen,  when  al  first  told  of  the
ifui   ju..t   looked   at  vhe   student  who
and dollars worth ef valuable equipment was stored in the hut hut students concentrate.I on removing window blmds, small articles of personal
equipment. One .sludoiu' even re-
lnnved the i hone from the vail, ar.d
can led   it  i nl   ih!,,   tie  : now.
Their only comment was, "HUH!"
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F.iculty volunteer lire btigade ha;'
Iu fire in hand when the drpartnienl.
.sue   to   tlie   tesoue.,   Tiny   were  out
: .a til no, v hail  the  fire  hi oke out
By HAC'HAEL BROWN
A blaze gutted the kitchen of
the Totem Snack Bar late Saturday afternoon.
Tile fire was reported at three
forty-five by Hod Uiiistun, a graduate
student, who was wot king on radiation
equipment in one of the nearby Zoo-
'ngy hu.a. lis- uioiight that his appar-
■ -.a;.; w.i ; oi... sling too much until
h.' gi.o'.eid cut of tlie window. Grabbing his precious thesis, llurston made
I-.is way to the fire ball from the Zoology huts is just eight seconds. It has
been said that n new record was posted
that day.
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Damage to the Totem kitchen has
been estimated at $15,000. However,
i*. is rumored that the cause of the
blaze was due to poor ventilation.
Owing to splendid cooperation from
the faculty and neighborhood of Westbrook Crescent tho firo wa ; out in
.■•ppi-uximalcly 1") minutes, The faculty
,u. the mume'it "f the alarm wss'prac-
tis.ii,; lire-drill when the real thing
Csaiie along.
Included among the faculty lending
a   helping   hand   were  President  McKenzie, Dean Curtis, he. Watson and
Professor  Young.
DIDN'T SJ'Itl'.'AI)      '
The first thought among students ol
the Zoology anil geography huts who
formed a human chain were the.graelr
uatiug tlie.s'-s, many of which were
lying around in the surrounding huts.
However, the damage did not spread
and was confined to the Totem kitchen
only.
However, the damage has been reported as only superficial. Four hours
after the fire had broken out workmen were busy putting tlie kitchen
back into shape again. Damage to thc
bakery and the dining room was limited only to a slight smoke haze.
Saiel"President McKenzie: "You'll have
>our coffee by Monday," and sure
enough  we did.
ulty Firefighters
Help Save Totem
Swapping academic gowns for hip
boots and denim trousers, a group
of vigilant' faculty fire-fighters, wielding hoses and packing ladders, helped
hi extinguish Saturday's Totem cafeteria blaze and thus saved the building   from   complete   annihilation,
Tlie brigade, organized by Professor
J, K. Young of the Agricultural Mechanics Department, had just finished their weekly Sal'urday fire
drill at 3 p.m. when the alarm was
. suml/'d. Almost as if it bud been pre-
iiiranged, the faculty brigade, already
dressed for the job and with equipment out, answered the call,
Tbe group included: Mr. Geoffrey
Andrew, assistant to t'he President,
Dean G, F. Curtis. Professor Belyen,
Piol'essor I. McTaggart-Cowan, Deportment of Zoology and numerous
others.
UBC Student Safe
After Night Lost
On Grouse Mountain
Michael Blags, 19. second year UBC
Arts student, is safe nt home today
after a harrowing night lost and alone
on the North Shore mountainside last
week-end.
On his first trip to Grouse Mountain
he became confused and on Itis return
wound up deep In the woods around
Mosquito Creek.
Blagg finally reached thc trail at
2:50 p.m. Monday. Anxious relative*
and Provincial Police search parties
had been scouring thc mountainside
ever since Itc tailed to return home
late Sunday.
Regular dooms
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Radsoc Forum
Debates Sex
Education
"Sex .Education in Our
Schools" is to be the topic discussed by the University Radio
Forum on Friday at 12:30 in
Arts 100.
'This is tlie last program to be held
in other Hum thc Auditorium." stated
Ray Fraser, producer of the show,
"prom now on tho program will bc
broadcast from the Auditorium," lie
continued.
For this week's broadcast a thousand pamphlets have been ordered
from the Department of National
Health through the co-operation of
Miss Upshall, of thc University Health
Service. These pamphlets are to be
distributed at the broadcast.
Future programmes of the Forum
which are lo be better planned than
in thc past are to bring to light important and entertaining topics, both
to the student and the radio audience.
The topics include liquor legislation,
the Japanese-Canadian question and
the Modern Woman.
Balloting To Be On Preferential
'; Voting s.
Elections for the annual UBC Mock Parliament will be held
tomorrow. The popular event will be held in Brock Hall on
Thursday, March 3.
Ballots  will  bo cast with  literary •;— ■ :	
and scientific executive votes at regu-
la\ election booths.
' All shades.of political opinion will
be represented by tho inclusion of thc
LPP in this parliament.
NO WUSTEST
It has been tentatively suggested
that Lieutenant Governor Charles
Banks open the event, but as yet
this has not been cc-nfirmed.
Last year's Mock Parliament was
a huge success with only one really
mock  party the  WUSTEST, no one-
can remember what their initials or!
what tire party stood for,
Pre-election speeches will be held
today in tho auditorium with leaders
of  tho  respective  parties  presenting
the platforms of Iheir groups.
CLUB  CAMPAIGNING
The Liberal Club is campaigning
on the basis of resolutions passed by
the Young Liberal Convention held
at Harrison Mot Springs with emphasis
being placed on Social Security, Civil
Liberties, Rational Liquor Laws and
Education,
The Conservative Club is advocating
an attack on the cost of living, Federal Government Subsidized Housing,
Restoration of the supremacy of Parliament, Resumption of Dominion-
Provincial discussions with a perman-
eid secretariat to look after the prob-
Women Speakers,
Jazz Promised
as
More campus women
speakers, jazz and popular concerts, a polling system to decide
student preference in entertainment and a student amateur
show were proposed yesterday
when candidates in the "last
heat" of AMS elections spoke
to students.
Most surprising promise came fraon
Bob Hughes, candidatevfor USC when
he said, "I feci that I am quite capable to fill the diapers of infant
USC."
Bill Haggert, candidate for tho same
position told tho audience of or.ly
about  300  students  that   USC  should
INCREASED SOCIAL AID
Tlie CCf Club is campaigning on
the basis of the forthcoming CCF platform to bo used in tho Provincial election. This platform calls for a progressive repeal of tlie Sales Tax, Public Ownership of Power Utilities,
equalization of opportunities for higher education, extension of tho fran-1 campus,
chiso to 18 year olds and improved j
stress on thc prevention of disease,
The LPP Club opposes, Foreign War ;
bases and troops in Canada, tho Tru- i
take the routine duties away from
Council. He supported the proposed
new constitution for USC which cut:;
members up to 20.
Candidate for Literary and Scientific president Howie Day- proposed a
new system of payment to organizations who presented concerts on  the
Doug Wetlmorc, also a candidate
for LSE suggested a "student forum"
for presentation of "the many talented
people on thc campus."
LONDON, Ont. (CUD - Student
Council at University of Western Ontario has increased fmes for illegal
parking on the campus.
The fines, enforced by the Discipline Committee, now start at one
dollar and double with rach'successive   offense,
'Tween Clcisscs
Present Kim
On Korea Today
"THE NEW KOREA" is thc
title of. ait address to be given
by Dr. Helen Kim at an SCM
meeting today at 12:30 in Arts
204.
Dr. Kim is currently a member of
thc Korean delegation to the United
Nations. She is now on her return
trip from the UN Assembly meeting in*
Paris. She is also principal of the
only Christian institution of university standing for women in Korea, the
Ewha Women's College. In addition
to her prominenco in educational life
she has been active in Korean politics.
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New time for weekly meetings of
University Radio Society's Tliunder-
biid Workshops is 1-30 p.m. Tluirsdal
instead of 3:30 p.m. Meetings will
continue until about 10:00 p.m. as
usual.
Don Cuncliffe, director of the group,
is asking for more people to fill parts
ir, his productions. They don't have
to be experienced, nor need they bc
present members of Radsoc, iio |tates.
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Western Washington College in
liellingham will send forty students
here on Saturday, February 21 to
present a half-hour program from
CBC's Vancouver studios. Direction
will be by their conductor, Bernard
Regier and production by Alan
Thompson.
man doctrine, the Marshall plan, the
Atlantic pact, tho proposed Pacific ' Margaret Low-Beer, present secretion. This club suports a Bill of tary of LSE and candidate for LSE
pact and conscription and militsriza- president students value for iheir LSE
Rights, increased Social Security Mca- dollar in tlie way of a polling system
surcs, Federal Aid to education, friend- by which they would choose their
ly relations with the USSR and tho ' own type of entertainment. She also
new democracies of Asia, abolition of guaranteed better carrying out of spe-
the 8 ercent sales tux  and re-enact- , cial  events.
rtient of excess profit sales tax. B*d Gucnvitch wouW ]ike to Jnect
Thes   programs   in   their   entirety   wiUl aU c>.ccutivcs of all clubs to help
are   reproduced   and   will   form   the   iron   out   lheh.   di£ficulliC3   and   als0
basis  of  tho  speeches   in   the  auditorium at noon today.
TORONTO, Ont, (CUP) - University
of Toronto ISS committee is holding
a drive for funds.
Over 200 canvassers are on the
campus gelling tags at » price of
one  dollar  each.
First day's total was $1325.
Toronto quoU in the campaign is
$10,000. «
Snstit-ufe Hears Of
Groundnut Scheme
"Great Britain's Groundnut Scheme"
was the subject of an address given
a Vancouver Institute audience by
professor W. J. Phillips last week.
Prof, Phillips, for 17 years colonial
official in Nigeria, stated that Nigeria's
annual income is insufficient to develop' its main industry—the groundnut or peanut.
The industry will be aided, however,
by Great Britain's SW0 million colonial
development program, he said.
proposed to bri^jpg name bands to the
campus for concerts.
Eileen Moyes, WUS candidate, guaranteed fulfillment of constitution,
more support tind publicity of women's activities and support of women's
events.
Only other Women's Undergrad Society candidate is Marg Scott, Phrateres president. More publicity for
elections and suggestion that all elections be held on tlie same day and
more campus women a.s speakers were
proposed by Miss Scott along with
the suggestion that women take more
part in campus drives.
A talented pianist who once chose marriage before a musical
career will play in Brock Hall Wednesday night at 8:00 p.m.
When she was a young music stu-*"
dent of-high pi'omics back in Budapest, twinkly-cyed Mrs. Elizabeth
Gcssler forsook the piano for a husband, diaper-washings and housework
t) the furious disgust of her teacher,
Arpad S/.cndy, a famous Hungarian
teacher, arranger and composer of
music;
Mrs. Gessler began to study music
when a young girl, against the wishes
cf her mother, who did not consider
a career as a professional musician
a suitable one for her only daughter.
She first studied at a well-known
college of music tit Dresden. Germany,
and later at Budapest. She was a
Szeiuly star pupil until she became
engaged to be married.
She came to Canada in September
1947, to join her married daughter,
Dr. F.va Denes,  Mrs. Bene.-: who bold.-, ; at civic club.;, high school assemblies
The Varsity Christian Fellow.-.hip
announces lhat Dr. L. TJaVid Cow.e
of Che University Presbyterian Church,
Seattle, will be the guest speaker at
its annual Spring Series to be held
Thursday and Friday, February 17
and 18.
Not only is Dr. Covvie an eloquent
speaker possessing a fine sense <-f
humor, but he is also keenly sema'.ve
to ihe deeper needs of the unlvi'r-.,:ty
student. Since hi sgraduation fr-.m
Princeton University, he ha; been in
continuous contact wilh the student
world, and lias been a popular speaker
a doctorate in economies from Budapest university, graduated from UBC
with a master's degree iu psychology
last   fall.
college., and universities,
His topic oil Thursday v-'ill he,
"Chri.'-l..iuity or Common...in — Which
ill:.'.-   the *Au  -Ai'i""
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THE DAILY UBYSSEY
Tuesday, February 15th, 1949.
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EDITOIMN-CIIIEF .... RON HAGGART
MANAGING EDITOR - . - - VAL SEARS
GENERAL STAFF: Copy Editor, Laura Haahti; News Editor, Bob Cave and Novia Hebert;
Features Editor, Ray Baines; CUP Editor, Jack Wasserman; Photography Director, Ellanor Hall;
Sports Editor, Chuck Marshall; Women's Editor, Loni Francis.
Editor This Issue - JIM BANHAM -' ' *
Makc-Up Editor - MICKEY FYNN
Professors and Student Affairs
letters to the editor
University professors,'because of their stature in the community and, as a general rule,
Iheir ability at .objective analysis, have long
agcovon the right to comment from the lecture platform on matters of importance outside the narrow bounds of a course of studies.
Exercise of this right, and in a democratic
university it must be considered a right,
serves both to. dovetail „a curriculum with
current affairs and to add welcome spice to
a professor's diurnal offerings.
The professor's right to comment cannot
be denied in student affairs any more than
, it can be denie'd in any field.
i But comment on student elections and espe-
* cially partisan' campaigning must certainly
•; lie beyond the bounds of a professor's prerogatives.
a It:is disturbing to thoughts of student self-
reliance to hear an English professor urge his
class to vote for an Alma Mater Society
business manager on the very date that students were casting ballots on the business
manager-finance board referendum.
Mis comments and urgent pleadings cannot be said to have had any real effect on
the outcome of the, ballot, but the professor's
words may have helped to undermine th<
faith of his listeners in those elected student
officers who opposed the appointment of n
business manager.
Altruistic as the professor may consider
himself, he must find it difficult to justify
sprinkling a Jane Eyre lecture with comments
on the need for reform in Brock Hall.
It should not be implied, however, that
student affairs as a whole are outside thc
professor's field of legitimate comment. The
Daily Ubyssey has long enjoyed the honor of
being almost a supplementary text in English
grammar classes and its editors good-
naturedly encourage it because they appreciate both tho validity of the comment and
its value to circulation.
There can be little of value, however, in
partisan campaigning from the lecture platform.
Less 'Mock7
n Mock Parliament
Tomorrow, when UBC students choose the
remainder of the Councillors to serve them
for the coming year, they will also have the
opportunity of casting.a vote in the annual
JWock Parliament Election. Campus-wide voting by ballot, an innovation last year, is again
■being used because of its marked superiority
over, the previous type of election where a
'few students attended a noon-hour meeting
and elected a Mock Parliament which purported; to'be representative of University
political opinion.
Because of the keen interest the general
public takes in student activities and expressions of opinion (which will be widely diffused this year because the Mock Parliament
is being held as a feature of Open House
Week) it i.s important that whatever decision
is made by the electorate on Wednesday, it
be based pn a fair and authentic sample
which can only be obtained by a large vote.
Last year the percentage vote was only
15 percent. This kind of thing can only lead
to charges that, whatever the result, it does
not fairly represent campus opinion. UBC
has developed a national reputation for its
keen interest in political problems and public
affairs. When we compare ourselves to the
University of Saskatchewan, however, where
over 50 percent of students turn out to vote
tor their Mock Parliament, it is obvious that
improvements must be made to preserve our
national standing.
Intelligent interest in politics is the cornerstone of democracy and liberty. There is no
group in the community with a greater responsibility to show such interest than University students.
YES, IT is:
Mr.  Lclnnd  Stowe,
cio The Women's Kdif'ir, Daily Ubyssey,
Dear   Mr.   Stowe:
Yes, I  know,  Mr,  Stowe—-isn't  it
frustrating?
'j D. S. M.
APOLOGIES
The Editor, Daily Ubyssey,
Dear Sir:
With reference to my letter of last
..week" regarding tho publicity Riven
to Mr, Edward's concert I wish to
make a. formal apology to the LSE.
The derogatory remarks which 1
ir.,ade were based on incomnh'lo ftn-
di'iw.'andirj:; of the methods employed by the I<S,r. for publicizing concerts.
It is obvious from the attendance
ot the conceit that, the methods
which   they  employ  .are successful.
Yours truly,
Sam Dale:;.
APPRECIATION
Editor Daily Ubyssey, Sir:
On behalf of the home Economics
The Children's Hour
And a honi .soil qui mal ye pense to you,
too,.Mr. Les Armour.
Looking beyond the Armour to find (not
unexpectedly) the Gila monster lurking underneath, your old Uncle B. is no!, surprised
to find that Dr. Paul Poponoe, Marriage Expert, has company when it comes to pouring
Black Leaf 40 upon thc trembling, delicate
flower of Romance.'
Even experts may become confused as to
their relative importance in thc scheme of
things.
By that, your old Uncle means that only
God can make a flower. *
And the role of tho Expert is confined to
painting tho lovely lily; or picking aphids
from the face of Love,
So measure away at your Compatibility
Quotients, my little Experts. You should
know by now that marriages aro, indeed,
made in heaven; but you are not to be blamed,
we suppose, for desiring now and again to
play God.
You blasted Frankensteins.
HARD, COLD FACTS
As for you, Mr. Armour. Do you really
believe that '''prospective brides ami grooms
should consult the hard, cold facts of life
before plunging in lhe abyss of wedded bliss"?
Undergraduate Society, 1 would like
i'') thank everyone who participated
in tlv Fund Drive. Special thanks
)-,o to Dave Erourson who organized
this successful campaign, to Ian
McKenzie who was in charge of thc
Fire Tag Day, thc Mamooks for
banners, and The Daily Ubyssey for
the wonderful job of advertising,
Many thanks and our deepest appreciation.
Yours very truly,
H. Ec. Undergrad. Society.
Loren Willoughby,
President.
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UNASHAMED
Editor, Daily Ubyssey
Dear Sir:
We feel that'certain misconceptions regarding tbe apathy Of student-veterans to the ISS scholarship plan might well be cleared
up. Although the 'well attended'
meeting of the AMS passed the '
resolution, actual figures are not
available as to the number of affirmative votes. There were a considerable number of negative votes,
which, added to tho 2435 (f.'gurea
Mr. Eroderick's) veteran abstainers
forms a fairly substantial argument
•gainst unanimity. How is Mr.
Broderick so certain that non-vct-
<eran students paid willingly. It
seems their choice was somewhat
restricted, since tho dollar was
-added  to term fees.
•We feel that neither qpathy, financial inability or niggardliness arc
the chief reasons for thc failure of
unanimous contribution by DVA
- students. We have no personal antipathy toward German or any other
European students, but we feel
that* the principle of 'teaching'
democracy is in no way certain of
having the desired effect, Norway,
it will be remembered, has reason
to rue its charity in this direction
after World War I.
The fact that the AMS and the
ISS asked DVA to contribute is due
to the regrettable tendency of certain campus groups to look upon
DVA as some sort of charitable
institution. There have been in the
past, and will undoubtedly be in
the future, many veterans who, due
to financial crises involving fnr less
than $1500 have been unable to
complete their studies. Surely these
men deserve first consideration. It
will be recalled that they have
already spent some years trying to
'teach'  Germans  'democracy.'
Two who are not ashamed.
C. J. Wilson
M.   Finegood
BULLY FOR BEWLEY
Editor, Daily Ubyssey,
Dear Sir:
We are organizing a Bewley Club
on the campus and our membership
drive is about to get under way.
How fortunate we are to have a man
of Mr, Bewley's stature among us—
a leader and a prophet whose ideas
arc nonetheless sane and down to
earth.
Let us briefly review Mr. Bewley's
journalistic endeavours.
No doubt' you all read Mr, Bewley's views on the Martin affair.
He showed how the lunatic left
wingers threaten our liberties. Freedom demands that we rid ourselves
of such fanatics. More and bigger
Martin purges will make the body
politic pure and sound and assure
democratic freedoms t'o everyone.
Once and for all we must exclude
all fsinatics, zealot';, radicals, and
anti-capitalists from participating
anywhere in our equal opportunity,
free enterprise economy. Only thus
can we protect the Four Freedoms.
No doubt you have noticed that
Mr. Bewley has aimed cutting remarks at the Civil Liberties Union.
Tfiis might seem odd to you. Admittedly one would expect,' a law stud-
end to cherish and to bc concerned
with tho concepts of equality and
freedom upon which our legal structure is based. It might seem odd
that Mr. Bewley frequently goes
mu' of his road to show the contempt in which hc holds civil liberties and tho people who believe in
them, However,  this simply proves
lhat his Ideas are untinged with any
impractical idealism,
Perhaps too you read his open
lament to the President, in which he
disclosed that- the President's task
was made especially irksome by the
fact that stupid, narrow-minded,
bigoted students neither think nor
act like Mr. Bewley. You might
have misinterpreted this and concluded that Mr. Bewley was bejng
a modern Pharisee. This letter, however, proves that Mr. Bewley was
opposed to wooly idealistic thinking,
and in his immense practicality realizes that tolerance has its limitations.
No doubt you remember his attack
upon one of our professors. You
might, at first', have considered that
attack stupid, presumtuous and in
bad taste, but thc tact is Hint the
time has come for a thorough going
purge of our University staff. Deluded men who confuse our glorious
liberties with freedom of opinion,
or freedom of speech must go. Only
the practical 1Q0 percent Canadian
professors should bo allowed to stay.
Come on. students—let's get behind
Bewloy and  boost.
K,  K. K.
NARCISSISTIC COMPLEX?
Thc Editor, Daily Ubyssey
Dear Sir:
During my first very pleasant
months at UBC I have been continu-
r.lly amazed at thc acrobatic agility
of the University in patting itself on
the back. Your editorial of February
11, "The Price of Virtue," is yet another illustration of a youthful refreshing lack of self-modesty.
In it you indulge in some self-satisfied moralizing on the fact that
Controller Balfour wishes ,to follow
Toronto's gift of $2,000,000 to the
University of Toronto with an investigation into democracy on the
campus. You imply that UBC is uniquely blessed in it's academic freedom (we have already heard so
^ much of UBC's gloriously inept
student autonomy) and that repression is rampant at the University of Toronto. And you draw the
astonishing conclusion that academic
freedom is t'he result of state rather
than private support.
I think that there are a few facts
to be born in mind:
1. Torontonians have long made a
hobby of not taking Controller Balfour seriously.
2. The University of Toronto probably draws about 90 percent of its
operating revenues from the government  and student fees,
3. Tho privately supported denominational arts colleges affiliated
wilh the University of Toronto
have been the chief bulwark agains1
government interference in thc University's academic affairs, For example, Trinity College 'the church
of Kngland college* provided a hall
for thc Dean of Canterbury when
university accommodation was found
to he full.
4. Only in the great privately supported universities such as Oxford,
Cambridge or Harvard is academic
ficedom assured,
,ri. UBC's academic freedom can
last only as long ns the Government
iit Victoria remains tolerant and uninterested. If the government moves
either to the right' or the left, UBC
may find itself hard pressed. The
state supported American universities are not noted for their academic
freedom.
Don Moir.
SIGNBOARD
Meetings
A SHOWING OF THE WORLD SER.
ies baseball films will be held in
Physics 200 on Wednesday, February
16 from 12:30 fo 1:30, Proceeds to
sponsor a badminton tea!m for Canadian championships in Montreal Silver donation 10c.
CHRISTIAN   SCIENCE   ORGAN1ZA-
tion, UBC, cordially invites you to attend its friendly noon meetings, which
include testimonies of Christian Science healing. Arts 207 at 12:30.
THE UNIVERSITY SYMPHONY OR-
ehestra will hold a General Rehearsal
at 6 p.m. in the auditorium on Wednesday, February 16.
THERE WILL BE,,A MEETING FOR
all Chinese students in Arts  101 on
Tuesday, February 15 at 12:30.
SYMPHONIE    ESPAGNOLE    LALO
will be presented at tlie MAC concert Wednesday.
UBC DANCE CLUB TUESDAY NOON
HMS rhumba instruction and club
election meeting. All please attend.
THE "HAM" RADIO CLUB WILL
present a talk on "Variable Frequency
Oscillators" delivered by Mr. Harry
Cannon at the club's post-fire location,
HM26 on Thursday at 12:30. All interested will be welcome.
Rides
HAVE ROOM rOR TWO MORE PAS-
scngers; leave Cypress and Cornwall for 8:30's every moning. Call
Steve, BA. 2273L.
WANTED-A RIDE FROM 41st and
Marine for 8:30 lectures Monday to
Saturday. Phone Terry, KE. 2S54R.
RIDES FROM VICINITY 24th AND
Granville for 8;30's. Phone BA, 5963R,
evenings.
For Sale
LOG DUPLEX TRIG SLIDE RULE,
new condition. K and E drafting instruments. Jack Barrow, BA. 149GY,
CHRYSLER "50" WITH ESSEX BODY
and Model A carburetor, tires and battery nearly new, snap for cash, $295.
Phone AL, 1830R.
SIMPSON MULTIMETER 5000 OHMS
pep volt movement; 0-5000 volts AC-
DC 0-500 micronmps; 0-infinits ohms.
Phone AL. 3236L.
Accommodation
HAVE LARGE COMFORTABLE
basement room, two male students,
room and breakfast, 525 per month,
M.'cDonald bus route, highly recommended. Phone Mrs. D. Culley, CE.
2857.
WANTED-PARTY TO SHARE BA-
chelor suite with another. Preferably
in late twenties or early thirties, Phono
Harry Turncy, CE. C940,
HAVE ROOM AND BOARD FOR
university girl who has job in Van- '
couvcr for summer in exchange for
household   help.  KE.  1519Y.
Miscellaneous
FOUND-LATE LAST FALL, A
beautiful fountain pen in Hut HG. Apply room F Ap, Sc. Building.
FOUND-PAIR MITTS IN AUDI-
toi-ium Monday, February 7. Call GL.
fS31R.
WANTED  TO   EUY-COPY OF HU-
i,i,m Finbyology" by Pal ton and "Ein-
bynlogy   of  the   Pig"  also  by  Patton
I'honc   AL.   271'JL,   Ask   for  Del.
FOUND   A   CARTON   OF   BOOKS
belonging  to  Robert   Grant   Johnson,
probably  in  first     year Art's. Found
at 4th and Arbutus. May be claimed
nt 2093 W 4th or call CE. 1815,
T1E-X-CHANGE.   HAVE  YOU ANY
ncckt'ics you wish someone else had?
you 5 other attractive tics newly dry
Send 5 to us with 51 and wc will send
I cleaned.   Pacific   North   West   Enter-
i prise Co. 3245 West 5th Ave.
Here's a hard, cold fact for you, Frankenstein:
Lawrence Marshall, 28-ycar-old movie
usher of Bcechwood Drive, Coatbridge, Lanark, bought *his; girl friend an upper set of
false; teeth.
Then their romance ended.
One day last December he met her in the
company of another man.
He grabbed her and pulled the false teeth
from her mouth. He had them in his pocket
when lie was arrested. He was fined £2 or
20 days in jail for assault at Coatbridge court.
How do you like that Frankenstein?
Hard and cold enough to suit you?
MECCANO-MONSTERS
Do you think, you dealer in earth's lumpy
c'ay, that you will make better marriages by
showing your brides and grooms to be that
they are capable of yanking out each other's
uppers, in a mad paroxysm of unrCquilted
love?
Well, now, you meccano-set matritnonailists.
Do you think that, by fixing the soft eye of
womanhood upon the Poponoe Principle that
no man i.s perfect, she will be capable of doing
anything else than constantly looking for the
imperfections which you assure her exist?
I'\.t.ls!
And you, you Tinker-Toy thoocrats, do you
believe that, by fixing the stern eye of manhood upon the possibility that the woman of
his choice may bo so fickle, so base, so gaily
deceiving, lhat she may offer the very uppers
he bought for her, to another man; do you
think that man will be capable of other than
brooding over who's looking at Iter tippers—
his uppers—now?  Madmen!  Ministers!
A pox upon the lot of you. „ ,
You sec to vivisect the eternal verities.
Better that you remember the stores of your
youth.
You recall, do you not, thc story of the
man who spent his whole life walking with
head downcast, looking for gold in the street?
And how ho found a measure of gold, but
never saw the blue vault of the sky?
POOR IiRICKS INDEED
Go on, go on, Take your blood tests, match
up your genes, caliper your clavicles, pore
over your genealogies, plot your Stanford-
Binets, frown over your Rh factors, probe
for your fixations, compulsions, neuroses and
adaptability factors, compensatory defence
mechanisms, marital-happiness ratings—and
all the poor bricks, lug screws, gaskets and
lumber you  can assemble,
Go on, go on, Build your laboratories,
assemble your rheostats, i rigger your Tesla
culls,   fill   up   your   Erh   r'••:-,■   [ 1;\.. 1 <..--.,   unveil
by les bewley
your fluoroscopes, prance about in your white
builder's smocks.
You are building a marriage, remember.
All. you lack i.s a little of the old divine
mortar.
Idiots. You. are in the wrong laboratories.
Fut down your shiny tools; get an old velvet
bag, and go out'in the world. Take a sample
oi soring sunshine, a bar or two of Strauss,
a wisp (af straw, a small segment of shared
laughter, put them in your velvet bag out in
a field, in the moonlight—and leave the rest
to the Master Builder,
Marriage Experts, indeed.
Report from the New England-—"Mr. H, \V.
Dix, referee of a Middlesex Intermediate Cup
match bewcen Hottns'ow United and Hurling-
harn'Oddfellows yesterday was attacked twice
during the match. «
"After he had ordered off one of the United
players for striking an opponent he was sent
sprawling by a blow and a kick, Other players
gathered round, and after he had risen he
was felled again by a blow. Mr. Dix, who
has boon a referee foi' seven years, is reporting lhe I'-icts to the Middlesex Football Association."
All gone, iho playing fields of old Eton? Tuesday, February 15th, 1949.
THE DAILY UBYSSEY
Pnyo 3.
Platforms Outlined For
Mock Parliament Here
Listed below are the platforms of the four Campus parties
who will battle it out in the Mock Parliament this week. Students will vote in the party of their' choice at the polls this
Wednesday.
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CCF Platform
I Finance:
(a) progressive repeal of Sales Tax
by removal of levy from all but lux-
uiy items.
(b) public ownership of all electrical power resources.
<c) government insurance, starling
wilh a compulsory government automobile insurance plan.
II Human welfare:
(n) equalizing of opportunities for
higher education by extension of government education grants and services
financed by public ownership of utilities, for example, the liquor industry.
(b)  provincial housing authority in
co-operation with federal and municipal government's.
(c) extension of franchise to include 18 year olds on municipal as
v.'ell a.s provincial level.
I'd) extension of health services with
the stress on prevention of disease.
Ill Resources Development:
(a) Fraser valley authority to pie-
vent floods and to provide power.
<b) a forest management' and conservation program following the re-
cemmendation of Sloan Report.
IV Labor :
(a) revision of Bill 39
(b) passage of Fair Employment
Practices Act.
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Conservative Platform
1. Frontal  attack  on  cost  of  living  Union   and   formation
by cutting government costs and taxes  Pacific policy.
of   a   definite
and encouraging and freeing production.
2. Use of federal funds for low cost
low rental housing projects administered by municipalities.
2. Pensions at Gj without means test
on contributory basis and health insurance.
4. Restoration of Parliament and
the end of bureaucratic government
by  order-in-council.
5. Full   support   of   U. N„   Atlantic
G. Senate reform.
7. Federal aid grants for higher education with inducements to keep graduates in Canada.
8. Resumption of Dominion-Provincial discussions and a permanent secretariat of Dominion-Provincial relations.
9. Removal of restrictions on opium
.-and other naicotie.; to n.'oi.,t ihe CCF
in   producing   bij: ST  and   b'-tu-r   pila-
liieallia.
urses'Gapture
ighest Honours lo Exam
Sihelagh Wheeler Tops  171
Candidates  in   RH   ExGrcifcjarions
By FRED McOWEN
When 20-year-old Shelaeji Wheeler returned to Vancouver
General Hospital one day last week, she was surrounded by
her fellow nurses and several reporters.
To her it-was just a routine returns' —   -—
from a field trip with  tho Victorian   i:a»;''"'>af''':j;,'a,<;aj:-.:;-':''''''
Order of,Nurses, but to the other stu-   p .,.- Xf;'';'      ;a ' Xx
dents and Vhe newspapermen,  it was   :-    ./•' ■■.'<?■■■ ?»;as,s \   '. ■■/
(lie return of the top student in the   '¥'. -.-. ''Xi.;.^'"V' ■''■■'■■ :   -  . -.  '"2,2''
January   exams   for   the   Registered   \X 2- '■;;''   ,i;V •   <-.'■
erai reiiorm
The Liberal Club is campaigning on j legitimate demands
basis   of   resolutions   passed   by   the
Yeung Liberal Convention at Harrison
ho'. Springs. Emphasis is being placed
on:
CIVIL LIBERTIES
Extension   of   franchise
eld.; and to excluded mi;:
Change   statutes   regnia
to   IS-vesr-
M'itieS.
ing    pi'ofe.;-
.i.ina!   societies   so   political   opinions
SOCIAL SECURITY
Ottawa's Green  Book proposals, es-j can't be bailed,
recially cyclic budgeting. Public own- i RATIONAL  LIQUOR LAWS
cr.->hip   of   natural   monopolies   v. hare ' SANE SUNDAY OBSERVANCE
MAKCII OI'1 DL1IKS breaks into double epiick time as Doreen
frwin, Vancouver .Sun secretary of the March of Dimes campaign in aid el tin.' Children's Ho.-.piial, receives cheque fur
s.'il-l.Ti) I'idui DmiL1 Lamb. vice-jjicsidenl of Engineer U.nder-
eiv.duate Society,'while EUS secretary-treasurer Heroic Adams
looks on. The money, raised during the campaign organized on
the campus last week by Bob Martman, represented approximately 308 feet of dimes laid in single file.
the public  interest   requires.
Subsidized housing.
Equal  pay  for equal work,  regardless of sex. .Si-'?
LAWS
EDUCATION'
Dominion-Provincial co-operation to
extend    DVA    benefits    principle    to
layers  <uu
Revision of Bill 30 to meet labor's   promising high school students.
resent nays Saturday
Dramatic stars of past years will return to UBC Saturday
night when the Players' Club Alumni presents three one-act
plays in lhe Auditorium.
LPP Platform
We oppose:
bases   and   foreign
1. Foreign   war
troops in Canada;
2. War alliances: thc Truman doc-
tnne, the Marshall Plan, the Atlantic
Fact, thc proposed Pacific Pact;
3. Conscription and militarization.
We support:
1, An independent Canadian foreign
policy: full suppjrt to U. N., dis.irm-
ament, friendly relations and normal
trade between Canada and the USSR
and   the  new  democracies  of  Europe
and Asia;
Feature of thc bill will be Noel
Coward's "Fumed Oak" which the ex-
Green Roomers will enter in the Dominion Drama Festival next month.
It is direcled by E'ill Buckingham,
v ho also stars in the role of Henry
Gow.
.Others in the cast are Da-rb Buckingham as Henry's wife, Doris, Dor-
otiiv   Fowler   as   mother-in-law,   Mrs.
2. Measures lo mitigate effect of the
impending economic depression; increased family allowances, federal old
age pensions of SOU at CO years, increased unemployment insurance belief:!.;, increased veterans' and civil j Rocket', and Shannon Bowler
pe;:.-aa:,s, minimum wage of 12> cents I teen-age 1 .,auehl'ar,
per hour; j    7!l<-'   c")va'<
.?. Enactment  of  excels  profits   tax
abolition   cf  8  per  cent  sales   tax;-
4. Bill   of   rights;
5. Federal aid to education.
Final play is an old-fashioned melodrama by Wilbur Braim entitled "He
An't  Done  Right  by  Nell".   Leading
parts are taken by Blackie Lee, John
| Wood worth and Bill Ivcy.
j    e.Tau   CT,r!stic(   Daphne   Hulcheson,
i Luc Berton and Geoffrey Woodward
Nurses Association of B.C.   .
TOPS IN 111
Shclagh,   the  daughter  of  Mr.  and
Mrs. J. H. Wheeler of 39114 West 20th   ;:
Ave., was tho first of the three Van-   £;
couver General students who topped   h
the  list  of IH  successful  candidates   |
in the examinations. 'Die others, Eliza-    |
both Caplctt, 21, of Norlh Vancouver    i
who was second,  and Marion Boyle.
23, of Prince George, third, are also
examples of the excellent teaching afforded by the -capable 'General' staff,
Another common factor shared by
the three brilliant students is thai' all
ure registered for thc class of '50 here
at UBC as candidates for the degree
il BASc in Public Health. \
NURSES UNDERGRAD PRESIDENT    ,'
Miss Wheeler, however, has gained
double  honor  in   that  besides   being
top student, she has also been chosen
class president of thc Nurse's Under-    j
graduate Society. \
All three candidates were very close
in   tlie  final   marking   but   the   actual    £
percentages   attained   by   them   have
not been released by tlie Association.
The girls have still n few months of
tunning to complete but by May they
will bc fully qualified Registered
Nurses.
Miss Caplctt, thc second ranking
candidate also received the news in
r.uhor an odd way. She had left on
her holidays prior t'o tire publications »
of results, so u telegram was despatch- i--
ed informing her of her excellent
showing.
WANTS  WOULD TRAVEL
Although Miss Caplctt seems to be
doing the travelling now, it is Miss
Wheeler who has definite aims in that
direction. Her ambition, upon completion of her degree course is to use
hei nursing experience as a means of
affording her an opportunity to see a
little cf the world..
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Mr. S.-'ur.pson" pros'nts lira Wood, Wife of Eugliih Professor F. G. C. Wood and Bitty B; ng-
Hall a.s the two sisters, with John
Powell in the title role. Nancy Wood-
worth  directs.
I second the nomination of Bill It js a distinct honor to second the
Haggert for thc position of chairman nomination of Bud % Gurevich for
of the Undergraduate Societies Committee, and in doing so, I know that
I am presenting a man who All sincerely and competently fulfil the
requirements of the office.
The USC needs reorganization in
order that it may show its real value
to the Student Government. Bill Haggert is lhe man who can supply the
driv-'e, vision, and leadership if or
this job. He will make a fine chairman of thc committee.
J  D. LAMB.
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I second Bob Hughes! A man is as
good as his word. Boh Hughes word
is as good as gold. Let's have a 21-
carat Chairman for USC. A vote for
Bob is a vote for an excellent organizer, A;) well as being extremely active in undiTgiiMluato '.mgiim/ation.s,
tloh has previous experience on the
executive of several professional societies. His versatility and driving
character make him, I am convinced,
yi-ur  logical  choice  for CUSC,
O. C,  WOODLAND,
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My confidence In Eileen Moyls as
president of the Women's Undergraduate Society is founded on concrete and
specific arguments.
In   second   year,   she   became   president of her Phrateres Chapter as well,
as representative of second year Arts
on   tho   WUS   executive.   This   year ...
„ .        , . ■ ,     .      ,   participation in sports to campus ra- i
Eileen    has   been   vice-president   of ... . . ,     >
president of thc LSE,
At high school, Bud wrote and produced radio shows, finding time also
to be class president for three out of
four years.
1 Presently in second year law, Bud
has been active in debating and public
speaking and was n member of lhe
UBC  freshman debate team.
He was past president of the Menorah Society  aud founder and twice
! president of Hillel at UBC.
' • He has been a member of the Parliamentary Forum, International Relations Club, UN Society and Symphonic Club.
On the basis of his ability, experience   and   sincerity   I   commend   him
! to you as a candidate particularly
mumble for LSFi president,
RON GIIANT,
II is with much pleasure that I
propose tho name of Howie Day for
next president, of tho Literary and
Scientific Executive,
Howie served for three years iu the
Canadian Army, securing his commission at the early age of 11). At
present he is enrolled in 3rd year Arls,
majoring in Political Economy,
His extra-curricular activities range
over   a   wide   field   including   active
h.te   tlie  i
Dick Harris.
Sale of licki :.. fa,- tin
today ni :-jiici.il boats;., on the campus
and   wi'd   co.vkui''   en   Thursday   .i'ld
Friday.    T.a-.a',.:  will  also  be  on  .idle
in Ihe AMS office.
Admission price is ?I.IU). Proceeds
v. 11 be used by the KiwaVsa Club,
which is sponsoring the event, for
charitable   purposes.
which   is  direcled
b-gim,
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I consider it an honor to second
Margaret Scott for president' of the
Women's Undergraduate Society. Because the woman who holds this position will bo the representative en the
Sludents Council ,of all the women
suidents on the campus I feel that il
i.s necessary for her to have a full
understanding of all their interests
and activities.
At university, Marg has continued
to show her interest in extra-curricular activities. In her second year she I
was not only elected president of her
Phrateres sub-chapter but also was
made director of the Phrateres summer camp. This year she has capably
carried out her duties as president
of Phrateres which entails the chairmanship of between 3 and 4 hundred
girls', She is a member of this year's
WUS executive and is presently/as a
member of the Open House committee
devoting much  lime lo the m rangim,*
ol the Guide Service for this com in..:
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event.
I feel sure that if you elect Margaret Scott I'or your representative
far the coining year you will not have
cause  io  regret  it,
ROSEMARY   L'YRN.
ogsneermg iaiK$
Papers by UBC engineering students will feature thc annual Students'
Night cf the Vancouver branch of the
Engineering Institute of Canada.
The meeting will bo held on Wednesday, February lu, instead of February. 23 as previously announced, in
the Medical-Dental Building auditorium, at 8 p.m.
Speakers will bc Martin Drayton
on "Sewage Disposal for Kamloops",
Ivan Sorenson on "Construction of
Henrietta Lake Dam, B.C.", and Cyril
White on "Construction and Manufacture of Wire Rope."
APPOINTMENTS
MUST BE MADE>
FO&TflABlWORK
Applied Science students interested in working with thc'Consolidated
Mining and Smelting Co. of Trail
for the summer months please make
appointments nt the Employment
office now.
ELIZABETH CAPLETT
The CCF movement in Canada "will never take root, and
become an important factor", Alderman Halt'ord Wilson of Vancouver told UBC students Friday.
"The dangers of Socialism and its
centralist tendencies, the people of
Canada well understood and there is
little doubt that Canada will continue
to progress under the leadership of
the old lino political parties that made
her  great."
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Phrateres and vico-prcsident of WUS,
Recently Eileen was honored with
membership in Delta Sigma Pi because of her attainments in the fields
of scholarship, leadership, co-operation
and service. Such an honor for a
third* year girl is indicative of outstanding ability.
LORKNE   WILLOUGIIBY.
dio and debating. In the past year he
has served as Secretary of the Parliamentary Forum, and has helped organize  tho  University   Round   Table
CAMPUS FLIGHT
SQUADRON
CANCEILS' PARADE
The University Auxiliary Flight
Squadron 41'-' parade for today, Tuesday, February 15, has been cancelled.
The parade was to have marked an
intelligence lecture by Flight Lieutenant O'Brien of Edmonton.
Radio Series,
lie is enthusiastic, active, and able | TORONTO (CUP) — Tlie RCAF
io secure co-operation from the many plans to establish an Auxiliary Uni-
groups thai comprise the LSE. .' versity   Flight   at   the   University   of
DON PAUL,     i Toronto in the near future.
-PEAKING in the Auditorium
in Thursday and Friday of this
",-eek under \\\v auspices ol.' the
v<",rs':ty Christian Fellowship is
Or. I.. David Co win cf Univers-
;ly 'I'rcabyliM'iiin Church, .Seal lie. ill-, lupics wil! he "Chris-
ihnily or Communism --Which
lias   lhe   Answer"   and   "Hcuv
MORE CO-OPERATION
Alderman Wilson pleaded for more
co-operation between federal, provincial and municipal .governments to
see that everyone in Canada is properly housed.
' Claiming that existing Liberal government has bungled in housing problems, Wilson stated, "Canada lags
behind the whole world." "The National governments of Britain the United States and various countries in
Europe and even the Argentine have
accomplished nunc than we in Canada,"
Wilson was particularly vehement
in his denunciation of the government's handling of the proposed trans-
(.'niiiidii highway, He cxprcweil xei'pl"
lel'iiu about the possibilities of, "a
l.ihernl government ever doing anything except  talk about   the  project."
PC'S INSTRUMENTAL
Commenting on Conservative Party
records in Canada Wilson said, "a Conservative government in Canada w.o;
instrumental in having thc Canadian Pacific Railway built, and in the
future will build the trans-Canada j
highway." Wilson claimed  that  "Con
we will obtain such a market" he
said "is to employ selective immigration."
. "Price controls and price fixiue,"
is no permanent solution to high
prices". Invariably when restrictions
are removed and a competitive basis
is reachieved there is a definite fall
in prices." A more normal basis prevails when private business is not
hampered by controls."
TAX REDUCTIONS
Stressing the need for personal income tax reductions Wilson said. "Under our existing level of high prio-s
the lawer income brackets are being
scpn e/i'd viciously even alihough :!.
amount of consumer good Os.iu ; c a,-
sumed is greater than before lhe w,u .
"People making up tho \u\\\
gioups are (pule incapable
chasing the requirements for
st.iiulard of '.'living."
uuvine
of    p.tl-
a decent
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fscrvative government at all
done more than an,' o'.s.e
Canada to bund a pr-..,',' n..
Staling that "a h,ni- ia,ie
tion  policy v.is vim!   la o,
in:'."  Wilson  i in; '..,:.ha- i   U
a  large dome- I ie  ,i , i ia I
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Takes Second
Gloves Crown
For the second time in as
many weeks, the title of Golden
Gloves champion has "been bestowed on the slim shoulders
of UBC boxer Don Codville.
On Saturday night before a
host of eager fans and questioning reporters, the 21-year-old
student reached the peak of
amateur fame in Vancouver
when he was crowned king of
the 10th annual Golden Gloves
competition. *
StlLL GOOD '
-Duncan's Codville, who lifted the
Vancouver Island version of the most
popular champion award only a week
ago in Victoria, was still plenty good
enough to win the lightweight title
and catch the eye of the fancy in the
big mainland" boxing show,
: A third year engineering student at
UBC, Don is the eldest of three fighting brothers. Brother Bruce lost to
him Friday in the local tournament,
•nd Brother Dave—the youngest—was
a Golden Bpy victim in tlie Victoria
Gloves.
' Don, who sweated down to 135
pounds for the mainland grind, saw
action twice after his Friday night
tifi with Brother Bruce and scored
a brace of upset victories. In his semifinal shot he carried just too much
power for boxing dandy Art Burgess,
a fellow Islander, and had a two-point
.edge in the judging against veteran
Ken McPhee from Lou Dalke's Bur-
yard Lions AC.
UPSET
The hard hitting welterweight, a
member, of the UBC boxing club,
scored the biggest upset of the tourney
when he decisioned the talented McPhee of Vancouver in what observers
agreed was also the best bout of the
two-night clout carnival.
.. One of the campus boxers stole a\
bit of the limelight Saturday night
when Pete Worthington was awarded.
the title of the best built boy of the
tournament.
First Game
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In ice Play-offs
It's do or die for thc much
travelled Thunderbirds at tho
Forum tonight when thoy
tackle the highly touted Indians
in the first game of a two-game
total-goals play-off.
The game tonight is at the Forum
"as the Canucks are on their Southern
tour. Game time is 8:30 . Tho second
game goes  Wednesday  night  also  at
rhe Forum.
When the travel weary 'Birds take
to tlie ice tonight it will be their
fourth game in four days. They returned last night from a successful
tour of the Interior. /
Last weekend the Nanaimo Clippers
eliminated the N. W. Cubs via 9-8 and
4-3 victories to win the total goals
series 13-11.
. The winners of the 'Bird-Indian encounter will face the Clippers in a
best four of seven series for the coast
title. Tonight's game promises to be
a thriller as both clubs have an equal
chance under this archaic elimination setup.
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ANOTHER CHAMPIONSHIP went to veteran UBC skiier Gar
Robinson this week-end as he won the B Class competition of
the Western Canada Skiing Championships hold at Rossland.
G;n"f.;nlher 271.11 points to win thc four-way event.
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With a big 57-49 win over the
St. Martin's Rangers at UJBC
Saturday night, thp Thunderbird basketball team strengthened their stranglehold on
sixth place, Tight behind the
Vikings of Western Washington.
The win came after a 52-42 loss ot
tho hands of tlie CPS loggers Friday
night at UBC before a crowd that filled the gymnasium to capacity . . '.
for a change.
FLYING START
But' what a difference between the
two nights' play, In the CPS game,
tho 'Birds got away to a flying start,
in fact they really looked like the
championship club of old.
Then, after the 10-minute mark the
Loggers started to find the bucket,
and tho 'Birds didn't show much life
until the last pdrt of the last half
when they began to challenge for the
lead but couldn't quite pull it off,
But the general ball handling of
both teams was good, despite the morale loss of the Loggers who were doing without the services of captain
Bob Finchman who suffered facial
lacerations in an accident on the highway between Mount Vernon and Bellingham.
EASY WIN
As   a   down-town   paper  said,   the
'Birds took an "effortless" win over
the   Saints   on   Saturday   night.
NINE POINTS
Part of the game took the form of
a scoring duel between Ranger centre
Dion and 'Bird pivotman Forsyth,
currently running one-two in the scoring race of the Evergreen Conference,
and each man held the other to a
scant nine points.
One place that the 'Birds did man-
ape to click was on the free shot, line
getting a high percentage of their
gratis throws to go through the hoop,
HOUGH
Most noticeable factor of the Saturday nirrht battle was tho quantity of
foul shots awarded, and the appearance the game took on of a football
game :it times. Only difference wa.s
that, they weren't playing grid rules.
Next week the real test of the 'Birds
mottle rnirirs up as they hit the road
Li meet the Eastern Washington and
Whitworth clubs. The latter is one
of the few to fall under the 'Hird axe
this year, and they will he gunnint:
for  a  win,
Swimmers Swamp Vikes
Splashmen  Break Third  Record
During Meet in  Bellingham
UBC's swimming team had a big week-end in Bellingham
when they swamped Western Washington College Vikings in
their first coast league intercollegiate meet of the season.
For tho third time this term, a member of their team has
shattered a Canadian Intercollegiate record in formal competition. « —
Free-styler Jack Creedon knocked
four-tenths of a second off the existing 200 yard event, setting "the new
time of 2:06.6 for the race.
In their first coast league match
of the current season, the UBC aggregation literally swam away with the
winners' laurels, placing first and
second in every event of the meet to
swamp the Vikings squad with a total
of 59 points to the losers' 8.
DIVING CROWN
In the diving matches, only two entries took part but UBC again came
out on top. Jim Hawthorne out-pointed Western Washington's performer
127.3 to 118.3, to take the crown for
the visitors.
Breaking down the points into their
individual listings, the results showed
that the old standings of the local's
club came through with most of the
top times.
RESULTS
100 yard breast stroke: 1. Nick Sto-
bart (1:14.8); 2. Bob Stangroom; 3.
Langton (W.W.I
100 yard back stroke: 1. Bob Thistle
(1:09,2); 2. Don Marshall; „3. Crogham
(W.W.)
100 yard free style: 1. Jack Creedon
(W.W.)
(56.6); 2, George Knight; 3, Silverman
200 yard free style: 1. Jack Creedon (2:06.6); 2. Nick Stobart; 3. Silverman.
50 yard free style: 1. George Knight
2r».G3: 2. Bob Brodie; 3. Soy an.
2U0 yard free-style relay: 1. Brodie,
Rosenberg, Thistle, Stobart; 2. Marshall, Stangroom, Killich, Hawthorne,
UBC; 3. Western Washington.
150 yard Medlay relay: 1. Bob Thistle, Bob Stangroom, George Knight,
UBC, 1:29.2; 2. Western Washington.
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Ski Meet
Sparked by Don Manning and Jits
Aitken,    the    powerful    Seiencctwa'
team raced  Vo an easy victory over
oilier Intramural entries in tlie slalom
ski championships on Sunday.
Together with teammates Hilton and
Wcstaway, the Redshirts blazed a roid
of glory and notched a forty-second
advantage over their nearest rivals,
the Architecture group.
Blinding snow storms prevented th?
completing of the downhill races, and
caused the only casuality in the form
of a broken leg for Pete Burnett,
NOTICES
Indoor    Track
Indoor track mr.et will bc held in
the gym on February 18.
If. tf. if.
• Badminton
Tournament for doubles—sign up
now.
CHUCK MARSHALL
Veteran  Pforakman Takes  D-Class
At Rossland Championships
The ''bis; week-end." themo was maintained hy U,BC plank-
men Saturday a'nd Sunday as Gav Robinson took first place
honors in the B Class competition of the Western Canada Skiing
Championships at Rossland
Veteran Robinson lead  the. field in'    R0binson had a "total of 109.20~ while
his division from the outset and took ; Frr.ser wn.s thii'd
ih" four-way competition with a total
of 271.11 points.
He came second in the men's downhill event and was followed closely
by teammate Doug  Fraser.
in both events,
Originally it was thought that the
championships would have i'o he cancelled because of the excess snow but
attendants managed to get the courses
in shape in  time for the tournament.
Thirteen Wins
rown
By RON" PrNCHIN
''I just like i'o fool around," explained Golden Gloves champ Don
Codville in an interview with The
Daily Ubyssey Monday.
Codville, a native of Duncan, B.C.
and the North Shore, has a very impressive record of thirteen wins ,t\
sixteen starts, including five knock-
'outs, and still claims he "just fools
around."
SPORT-MINDED
A third y\'ti' mining engineer, Don
graduated from North Shore College,
where he excelled in sports. After
Kivin,; returned to Duncan for ene
J ear, he eame \o UBC where he first
started  training  for boxing,
'I  f.ua a,  > Miii   fii..(   hi \ing  m.deli
was fought in the Dune.-m 'His'.h
tournament," brother Ilsuce exclaimed, Queried on how it, felt to be
fighting his own brother, Don emphatically replied, ''It was miser
able!"
BEATS BROTHER
Nevertheless, Don won his inter-
family brawl and then proceeded to
cop  the welterweight' championship.
When not off on some fighting excursion,   Don   displays   his   athletic
prowess  in  the English rttj^b.y  fjeld
where    he    holds    down    the    f.\e-
cif.'hths;   slot    en    UEC.''.'!    Kna;iii( ers.
lie   ah.o   holds   one   of   (lie   h>p   spots
on  the Varsity  Ci icket S'lisul.
t'.OOI)  .MARKS
curriciiiai' activities, Don pulls
down an admirable «ecenr| ekes average in his school work.
Asked to explain some of the highlights of his battle against classy
Ken McPhee, Don answered, "1 was
just: lucky," Mo further stated that
his previous fight;; wen* fought
n«;iinst the same calibre boxer as
Mel'hee, mid his luck in the Golden
Gloves tournament was probably due
to the experience he had already
picked   up,
The modest, quict'-spoken lad from
interior British Columbia ended his
interview with .simply, "Thanks.
I do feel quite good ahont my victory   and   all,   hut   1   g'ue-s   I   really
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