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 THE UBYSSEY
Vol. 17
VANCOUVER, B.C., FRIDAY, OCTOBER IS, 1954
SCENTS
No. 12
Support Council Censure
Packed   Auditorium
Nixes Ubyssey Move
Athletes
Vindicated
At Meeting
Men's Athletic Directorate
were given back $285 chopped
from their $17,600 budget at the
semiannual meeting of the Alma
Mater Society last month when
itudents voted Thursday to rescind the earlier motion.
Alter three-quarters of an hour
of deliberation, an MAD sponsored motion to limit undergraduate
so«tetta« to a grant of $1 per
sfuflent and give the MAD grant
of $S,I0 per student was approv
ed by a voice vote at a special general meeting.
Laei year MAD received $3.10
per student mid undergraduate
societies $1.10, but a 1952 motion
had approved an,MAD increase
to $110 when enrollment passed
$900 students.
Treasurer Ron Bray drew up
the 1W4-6B budget to give MAD
•1.1© -p^ itudtnt or a total of
111600, cutting the undergrad-
uatt societies * budget because
UiC had a $1200 surplus last
year.  ,,
Tbe motion to give MAD $3.10
per atudent Md USC $1.30 was
pasead- September 30 at the
semiannual general meeting and
reversed Thursday to agree with
the original Bray budget.
Lif« To Visit
QtiMns For
J|#^T**5?**f!»"' -«• ^- "' *■"
Wtehend Life- Mag-
aatni trill train their cameras
on the campus of Queen's University.     '
Object of Life's visit will be
to' portray life on a Canadian
campus.
On an advance visit to the
campus, the Ottawa bureau chief
for Time Inc, said, "If the weather is clear it will be one of the
best college features Life has
done."
The attention of the camermen
will be focused on a Saturday
football game, but the tartans,
cheerleaders, and Queens pipers,
together .with the students in
their red, gold, and blue faculty
Jackets will not be missed.
Life Magazine wants to give
the campus full coverage. "We've
got lots of film and we want
to use it, that is why we have
given the students advance
knowledge of our intentions" a
spokesman said.
met Is It?
Mystery Stomas AH
If you have a thirst for mystery come slake it at the
stadium on Saturday when
UBC Unveils its Mystery Mascot. The only clues as to the
nature of this mystery are that
It Is animal, vegetable and mineral and can not be tracked
down in 20 questions.
University of British Columbia students Thursday upheld
a Student Council motion to censure The Ubyssey "lor the way
in which it named three discriminatory fraternities/'
A Ubyssey motion to rescind the Council censure was defeated by a voice vote at a special general meeting of the Alma
Mater Society attended by more than 1200 students Thursday
noon at the armouries. ^
RIGHT WRONOI
The motion proposed by
Ubyssey editor-in-chief Peter
Sypnowich "to right the wrongs
of an unjust censure" said:
"Whereas The Ubyssey, in its
statement naming the fraternities with discriminatory constitutions in the way in which it did,
in no way violated its obligations
as a university newspaper:
"Therefore be it resolved that
the Alma Mater Society rescind
Student Council's motion of censure against The Ubyssey for the
way in which it named the three
discriminatory fraternities."
BOOMING VOICE and appealing arguments of Walt Young provided the excuse for an
overwhelming defeat of The Ubyssey's motion at Thursday's AMS General meeting. The
Ubyssey asked students to rescind Student Council's vote of censure but met defeat at the
(hands of a packed auditorium. * —Photo by Dennis Maie
No Action To Be Taken On
Racial Discrimination Charges
Dean of Women M. Dorothy
Mawdsley said Thursday she
would take no action on charges
of racial discrimination levelled
against „ Pan.Hwllenin,. £o4»ty, ^ tlww. W» a_»vpi»i*.ed to l«ia«-*eror^
Memorial
Services Held
InGymnasium
Monday noon will mark the
beginning of a series ot Remembrance ceremonies to be held in
the War Memorial Gymnasium
and conducted by the three Services  of  the   University.
Personnel of the UNTD, COTC
and RUS will be in attendance
as ^jadet R. L. Sommerville, of
the UNTD, acting Officer of the
Guard, turns a page of the Remembrance Book.
The ceremony will be repeated
each month to remind students
of UBC that their Gym is a War
Memorial Building dedicated lu
the dead of two World Wars.
by The Ubyssey.
• She declared that no discrimination exists, and that she had
"no control" over sororities. She
felt that Asiatic girls did not receive rushing brochures solely
because Pan-Hellenic did not
consider they would be interested in rushing.
"I don't know how they decide who is interested," the Dean
said. She emphasized that rushing information was "available"
to any girl, even if brochures
were not mailed to every one.
President
To Decide
On MAC
Decision to allow a Ubyssey
reporte rinto meetings of the
Men's Athletic Committee will
have to be made by President
MacKenzie, MAC chairman Dean
Matthews declared Thursday
night.
He stated that as the MAC was
a committee of the president and
comparable to other' administrative committees, any decisions
on reporter admittance must be
made by Dr. MacKenzie.
AMS treasurer Ron Bray, one
of four student members of MAC,
said the Student Council would
make the request to the president today. A decision will probably be ready next week.
Student Council was directed
by student vote at the first general meeting of the AMS to make
the request to the MAC after
Ubyssey reporter Stan Beck was
excluded from one of the meetings.
The motion was moved by
EIC Peter Sypnowich and asked
that the student council make
the request of the MAC, with the
proviso that MAC should feel
free to go into a committee-of-the-
whole if the situation warranted.
Dean Mawdsley declared that,
as sororities were international
organisations, they were not under University control. "We cooperate with them; we don't con
with us, but the Dean of Women's Office has no authority
over sororities or the Pan-Hellenic Society."
The University Senate recog
work with them if they work | on campus.
ns To Seek
Student Hearing, Votes
A campus political battle is in the offing* with the announcement by. Parliamentary Forum that students will elect
a Mock Parliament to convene November 16.
The struggle will begin when ^
campus political parties present
their platforms to students and
fight for their suport.
AH five parties are confident
of gaining enough suport to form
a government.
Liberals, who formed last
year's government, report forty
active members this year, while
Progressive Conservatives have
signed up thirty-fiv.e members.
COF, reportedly divided over
the Rod Young issue, has reappeared with a membership of
twenty-five.
Although the Social Credit
club is as yet unorganized, president John Redekop is confident
about, his party's  chances.
LPP president Archie McGugan, working under the handicap of small membership, has
announced that if elected he will
form a coalition.
Carleton  College
Gets  Free  Video
TORONTO CUP-Carleton College Student's Council approved
a motion to purchase a television
set   for   its  Student's Council.
Tho fully equipped RCA Victor
model cost the Council $24:1.90.
The set arrived in time for
the  World  Series.
Housing
Committee
To Meet
Student Council's recommendations regarding occupancy of
campus married quarters will
come up for further consideration at a housing committee
meeting within two weeks.
Council recommended that
faculty members now residing
in married quarters be given
notice and that in future faculty
be given accommodation for a
limited time only.
All students who could not
get campus accommodation have
since found rooms elsewhere,
according to the housing administration.
»y
ir's
will be held today a   	
Arts 204. If you are unjible to
attend, see Miss Joy Coghill in
the Extension Department.
Infernal"
Rehearses
"The Infernal Machij!
Jean Coteau will be
dramatic   presentatic
English Department.]
The first organizational meet- intend," nor "would" attempt,  to
ing for the January presentation nfcercise control over The Ubys-
■TIRRIHO 1PEECH
The vote took place after
fourth year Arts student Walter
Young gave a stlring speech saying the way in which The Ubyssey named the three fraternities,
Alpha Tau Omega, Kappa Sigma
and Sigma Chi, was contrary to
principles of fair play.
He said The Ubyssey was unfair in not giving equal prominence to the fact that the fraterni-
ties were attempting to get the
discriminatory clauses removed
by amendments to the international fraternity constitutions.
THINLY VEILED
He called The Ubyssey article
r^itpffifMHriiiMar^-ittw
nities under the guise of a pews*
story."
Neil Ornsteln called the censure motion a prime example of
"fascism-type policy." He said,
"As long as the truth is printed
I don't see what anyone can object to."
Council member Ron Longstaffe, who moved the original
motion, was greeted with laughter when he said, "There are
some things, not clearly defined,
which violate one's sense of fair
play."     ,
GOOD TASTE?
He was attempting to answer
a question posed by Alade Akesode asking whit the council
meant by "good taste."
'tween clatiei
m     AMS treasurer Ron Bray said
* \ Student Council was merely expressing disapprove) and did not
12:30 in 4ey
Public Relations Officer Danny Goldsmith termed it "a vote
of no thanks."
Anderson Speaks'
Before UN Club
UN CLUB will hold a meeting
in Arts 100 noon today. Dr. Walter J. Anderson, Professor ind
Acting Head of the Department
of Agricultural Economics, Will
speak on "Land, Food, and Population."
• •     •'.''■•■
UBC riLM SOCIETY wishes
to remind members that our Orientation Party will be Saturday,
October lfl. Time and place pre
posted in the clubroom, Hut A*
• •     *
HIGH SCHOOL COlf rEWEUCE
Committee will hold an organizational meeting noon today in
the Men's Club Room, Brock
Hall. Last year's committee ind
all interested persons are allied
to attend.
• •     •
SLAVONIC CIRCLE present*
Dr. Rose of the Slavonic Department speaking on "Soviet Imperialism?" in Physics 202,12:30
on Monday, October 18.
• ♦     •
GEOGRAPHY CLUB will hold
a general meeting today noon in
FG101.
-•- -,*<«*■■'&'■ •■ *■■■#■   a    * ■
CHINESE VARSITY CLUB
will hold a general meeting today noon in Hut L2. **
* *     *
PRE-LAW CLUB will hear a
speech by Professor Carruthers
of the Law Faculty today noon
In Arts 104.
* *      *
UNDERGRAD SOCIETY will
meet Monday, October 18, at
12:30 in the Board Room of
Brock. All undergraduate socle-
ties make sure a delegate is present.
* *     *...'.-— —-
MUSIC APPRECIATION
CLUB will feature the playing
of Beethoven's "Symphony No.
3" at a meeting today noon in the
Stage Room in Brock Hall. •   "
* *     *        	
COMMERCE FORMAL is to
be held Friday, Novemher 19, in
the Georgia Ballroom. Further
information is available from
the Commerce Undergraduate
Society.
(Continued on  Page  S)
See CLASSES
WHIRLEYBIRD   TAXI
Scientist   Drops  On   Lawn
ALL PUBSTERS would be
wise to assemble in the North
Brock basement today at noon.
Not one. but two parties are in
the offing.
Dr. D. C. Rose of the National Research Council became
the first visitor to UBC ever
to arrive in a helicopter when
he disembarked from a RCN
machine onto the Arts' lawm
Thursday.
The Ottawa scientist recently returned from a three
month trip through the Northwest Passage on board HMCS
"Labrador" the navy's new
hydrographic survey ship,
during which he studied cosmic ray activity.
Dr. Rose's unusual means
of transportation which drew
an audience of over 300 neck
craning and gawking students
is a common procedure with
the  military.
President N. A. M. MacKenzie, Dr. Gordon Shrum and
Lt. Commander E. Price,
R.C.N., made up the official
welcoming party who greeted
Dr. Rose over the roar of the
helicopter.
Later in the afternoon he
delivered.a lecture on coymic
rays, to an audience of physics
students and members of the
physics   department.
CALMLY ALIGHTING from an RCN helicopter, Dr. D. C.
Rose, complete with May West life jacket, grins sheepishly
at awed students. The flying machine landed on Arts lawn
Thursday. —UBC Extension Dept. photo -♦"--VBiRffelPyTT^o-'T
Page Two
THE UBYSSEY
Friday, October 15,1954
THE UBYSSEY
MEMBER, CANADIAN UNIVERSITY PRESS
Authorized as second class mail, Post Office Dept., Ottawa.
Atall subscriptions $2.50 per year. Published in Vancouver throughout the university year by the Student Publications Board of the
Alma Mater Society, University of British Columbia. Editorial
opinions expressed herein are those of the editorial staff of The
Ubymy, and not necessarily those of the Alma Mater Society or
the University. Business and advertising telephones are Alma 1280
or Aims 1231. "
EDITOR-IN-CHIEF—PETER SYPNOWICH
Managing Editor—Ray Logie News Editor—-—Pat Carney
CUP Editor——Bert Gordon Sports Editor—Ken Lamb
Associate Editor—Stan Beck      Executive Edlier—Geeff Conway
Senior Editor— JEAN WHITESIDE
Desk and Reporters: Margie McNeill. Lou Leiterman, Brian
Guns, Nancy Seed, Ritchie Williams, Jean Whiteside, Jackie Seato,
Bob Johannes, Judy Thormahlen, David Morgan.
Sports: Maurice Gibbons, Peter Worthington, Neil MacDonald.
■^*^™______™____—___-_-_-_____-_-—----—-—-—-—-»-«""-^
Whik bif Hand
Sororities Attacked      Phones, Water
Censured
God was on the side of the biggest battalions.
Still, we believe in God.
A Matter of Need
We extend a vote of thanks to the speaker at yesterday's
general meeting who, during the debate on the budget, pointed out that it would be unfortunate if the Undergraduate
Societies and the Men's Athletic Directorate were split into
hostile factions.
"The issue is not MAD versus USC," said the speaker,
•The issue is, who has the greater need?"
It was proved beyond the shadow of a doubt that MAD
needed the money and that USC could well afford to take
a cut.
Die students, very rightly, rescinded USC's amendment
ind gave the dime to the organization that needed it most—
.MAD.   /
If it had'been shown that USC needed the money more
than MAD, than the Ubyssey would have supported USC.
But this was not the case. The only thing USC objected to
Was taking a budget cut regardless of whether or not they
would still have sufficient funds on which to operate a well-
balanced program.
How else is a budget drawn up except according to the
relative needs of the organizations that share in that budget?
It is unfortunate that the issue was between two such
vital organizations as USC and MAD. It would be highly
detrimental to student activities at UBC if either group
feele any ill will towards the other.
MAD needed the money. USC did not. Students voted to
give the money to MAD. They could not have voted any other
way.
MY DOG HAS FLEAS
By ROD SMITH and SANDY ROSS  '
Editor, The Ubyssey:
A minute's reflection cannot
fail to reveal bow ridiculous it
is to claim that one knows better what a person to really interested in without any proper
access.
He cannot have the right to
Judge other people's interest in
that way. Moreover, the interest of a person depends not only
upon himself, but also upon the
surroundings, upon the attitude
of the members of, say, the
sorority concerned. If a member puts down the verdict that
a girl, because of her color,
cannot have interest in a sorority, how can that girl became
interested in it at all?
Pushed off page two last
week by the space consuming
UbysseyCouncil squabble,
Madame Lemoulin continues
her space consuming squabble with th* Fenians.
"We commandeer this house
in the name of Timothy Shee-
an," the leader said, a wild light
shinging from his shamrock
green eyes."
"We are going to turn it into
a rest and relaxation centre
for this bunch of rookies. I
must inform you that if you resist you will be shot. Now we
want food."
"Silly b . . ..s," said Madam
Lemoulin. "Bring the rookies
into the kitchen and we'll give
them something to chew on."
The Fenians were exhausted
after an evening spent burning
barns. As a grand climax they
wiped from the face of the earth
of traces of local 172 of the
Orange Lodge.
STRONG DRINK
Thus, when offered food, they
fell to with a will, and after a
time, sated with food and strong
drink, they all fell fast asleep.
Madam Lemoulin sprang into
action. Selecting one of thc
more comely rookies, she undressed him and put on his
clothes. Clenching her teeth
around the stem of a clay pipe,
she set off into the night.
Her plan was to travel in
disguise through the dead of
night to the British garrison in
the next county, notify General Brock of the invasion, summon »help, and save the settlement.  (Screen  right reserved).
And what a journey It was!
Her path lay through thc dark-
depths of the forest, where
painted Indians lurked behind
every bush.
At one point, she was accosted by a fierce Iroquois buck,
who demanded tribute. But she
mollified the savage by buying twenty - three souvenir
twong pouches for a dollar
each, and for good measure, she
threw in a string of beads.
At another point, she was attacked by an enraged Timber
Wolf. Heroically, she thrust
her foot into his slavering jaws.
On and on Madam stumped
through the forest.
THE GARRISON
.Finally,   towards   dawn,   she
saw the lights of Ihe garrison
in the distance. Gritting her
teeth around the clay pipe, she
pressed grimly onwards.
At last she fell, exhausted into the arms of the guard at the
gate, and gasped, "I must see
General Brock at once!!!"
Hurriedly, she was ushered
into the great General's apartments, where she slumped into
a chair, and breathlessly panted ."Fenian rookies ... at my
house."
Leaping from his seat, the
great general cried, "What ho,
the guard, sound the Toscin,
to horse! To horse!"
"Horse, hell," muttered Madam Letnoulin, "this is no time
for games." But she was ignored by the General in his e4P
cltement.
ON AND ON
And what a journeil it was!
Spurring their horses to undreamed-of efforts, the regiment, with the Madam at the
head, dashed madly up hill and
down dale, through sleepy villages, and dense forest.
"My. such enthusiasm," remarked Madam at one point of
the wild ride, "such devotion
to duty."
Finally they approached the
Madam's house, and dashed into
the yard, the troops uttering
wild, gleeful cries. "Where,
where?" they shrieked.
"The Fenian Rookies are in-
side,»in the kitchen," said Madam Lemoulin. »
A deathly hush suddenly settled over the assemblage. As
his men gaped in shocked disbelief, General Brock turned to
the madam.
"What . . . did . . . you
say?" asked the General.
"Fenian, fonian rookies . . .
you know, at my house," ,
"Fenian Rookies," he shrieked, "I thought you said free
Noo ..." the general was unable to finish. He had collapsed.
Hi.s  mon  helped  him  to  his
horse, and the General rode off,
a broken man. His troops loped disconsolately after him.
#      ff*      *
The statue? The Fenians
erected that in memory of the
wonder lu I evening spent at the
Madam's house.
As one of them put  it, "Madam Lemoulin   was   n   helluva
1 good scout."
And yet, it is «till more
shocking to reid the proud announcement purporting that
the compelling reason for the
arbitrary Judgment on the colored girls' Interest was the cost
of the printing the invitation
letter.
It reveals unwittingly the
plain fact that to them, though
mostly rich, I understand, a
few dollars outweigh the human dignity and can constitute the sound ground - to
trample down the colored or
the poor.
This is more than a mere assumption for the superiority of
one's Judgment. It is an overall assumption for the superior
being founded upon the supremacy of money.
• Whatever their pretext, the
way of the discrimination practiced by the sororities is, in its
minimum significance, a subtle
form of fraud, typical of the
modern wealthy class. In its
maximum effect, it is \he violation of the central idea of our
Democracy—namely the equality of the opportunity.*
The poor, the colored, were
said to have been given, though
often meaningless, the equal
opportunity under the system
of Democracy. Now, the sorority, representing the rich class,
seem to have discarded that
lofty but empty c^aim, even be-
for the former have come to
realize its emptiness, to refuse
that generous lip-homage of
their own accord.
The attitudes taken by the
various agencies of the campus
including the faculty and the
student council, in regard to
this controversy, are very revealing. Sooner or later they
will have to be fully revealed.
It is my pleasure to state that
The Ubyssey has the full support of all the students armed
with the moral force and Democracy.
Those who stick to the clay
of the past may have to be
blackmailed by the threat of
Communism. If this does not
do any good, there is a better
remedy—force. I hate force—
but in order to survive, we
must change, and change quickly. Or Communism will, not
change, but eradicate us once
and for all.
To repeat briefly, the meaning of discrimination practiced
by the fraternities and sororities Is that it represents one of
the many aspects of the capitalist class that is still thriving
on this American continent.
Their ideas, their nature,
and their ^hole life may be
ever) more harmful than the
many defects, of Communism
which I don't hesitate to denounce.
As one of many contemporaries who has witnessed the
rule of Communism, I think I
have not exaggerated the implications of discrimination on
the campus.
Yours sincerely, K.
Fort Camp.
Editor, The Ubyssey:
I should like to point out a
few Inexpensive improvements
which, if made, would make
life more enjoyable between
classes: let the President read
this letter, speak to the superintendent, who will in turn speak
to the Janitor, who might Remember to mention it to the
mechanic, who will phone the
water dep't, which will send a
man up with a wrench to JACK
UP THE WATER PRESSURE
BEHIND THE DRINKING
FOUNTAINS so we can get a
drink, dammit!
Likewise,  where  ah  come
from,  University of Alberta,
there are THIRTY, count 'em
(SO)   PREI   student   phones,
which, at 10c a throw, would
have paid for themselves* many
times;   since   everyone   uses
them, the Student's Union underwrites the cost, Hmmm?
Yours,
Grant Hughes,
Arts HI
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Editor, The Ubyssey:
My congratulations and highest praise to Rod Smith and
Sandy Ross for their more "refined" columns in The Ubyssey.
I think the title "My Dog Has
Fleas" bears a very significant
meaning tc- the subjects discussed.
I would like to make a small
contradiction however, to the
article in the Sept. 30th issue
concerning the, so-called Sic
Transit Fruit Boots. To my horror and profound amazement
I saw a student wearing a pair
of these scholar's specials on
the campus. He was also wearing the traditional red sweater.
I wonder what ls happening to
our more stable Varsity members. Is it a new fad or are the
white boots to match the complexion alter giving f© much
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*!tE UBYSSOT
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Pep Club
To Shine
Satui
It's spectacular, it's amazing,
and its sensational what the Pep
Club can do.
Saturday, October 16, will see
the UBC Stadium turned into
tbe proving grounds for the Pep
Club and the Thunderbirds.
On hand as usual will be the
Pep Club's colossal and classy
cheerleaders, to whip loyal fans
Into a hypnotic frenzy. The
loyal fans are urged to wear
their Birds regalia of Birds Booster Buttons and Beanies.
And, as if that wasn't enough,
t|e Pep Club has arranged to
hftvc the 78 piece marching band
ffom Western Washington en-
fcrtain at half time.
the band along with'the
downs and * cheerleaders will
be performing before the new
motions of seats, recently
brought over from the swimming
pool, for a dynamic half time.
Then comes the Major event
of the day; the presentation of
the Thunderbird Mystery Mascot at half time. '
Who is the Mystery Mascot?
What does it do? These along
With many other auestions' Will
be answered this Saturday,
pom aosto
SAIUMAY IVE
Swimmers on the campus
will have to cfo without their
daily dip until further notice
according to Dr. G. M. Shrum.
The heavy expenses of maintaining the pool and the low
number of students taking advantage of the free swimming
are the main reasons for the
closure.
Research
Aids B.C.
4?
Council
Industry
By RICHARD LEITERMAN
British Columbia Research Council plays a very important part in furthering the growth of British Columbia industry.
The' research  Council
CLASSES   :■
(Continued frem Page 1)
GERMAN CLUi will hold tf
general meeting today at 7:80
p.m. at 4541 W. 8rd Street.
• •     •
PRE-MED SOCIETY will hold
% a meeting today noon in Physics
200. A film "Journey te Medicine" win be shown and elections of first and fourth year
representatives on executive will
be held.
• *    *
INTERNATIONAL  HOUSE
Association will hold a meeting
today at 0 p.m. in Hut L4. Pro
lessor Alec Weinman will be
guest speaker.
TRACK TEAM: All those who
wish to run cross-country at Ha-
ney on Saturday, October 18,
sign list on notice board in new
gym by Friday.
• •     •
PHRATERES are holding an
Old Members' Banquet on Mon-,
day, October 18 at 5:30 p.m. in
Brock Hall. All former Phrater-
eans are invited to attend. Tickets are $1.50 and may be obtained in the Phrateres room today or from Maureen Sankey,
Cherry 6484.
• *     •
SCM presents Rev. J. C. Both-
well speaking on "The Biblical
Attitude to Sex" on Monday noon
in Arts 100.
FILM CLASSICS CARDS
are now on sale in the AMS
office. Get your card today
and be sure of obtaining a seat
for the Charlie Chaplin Comedies, to be shown Tuesday
noon inthe auditorium* Admission will be by card only.
Dean Curtis
To Receive
Honorarium
Dean George F. Curtis of the
UBC Law School will be honored by the University of New
Brunswick when it opens its
new Law School building on
Friday.
Dean Curtis will reoeive the
Honorary degree of Doctor of
Civil Laws at a special convocation to, mark the opening of the
Law School. The Rt| Hon. Lord
Beaverbrook, chancellor of the
University of New Brunswick,
will officiate during the ceremony and the Hon. Patrick Ker-
win, Chief Justice of Canada,
is to be the convocated speaker.
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Western Has
Alky Problem
', The alcohol problem seems
to be present, on. the University
of Western Ontario campus. ': w
This year', conference of the
Intercollegiate School for the
study o_ the' Alcohol Problem
was for the benefit of students
interested in the effect of alcohol
on society. It is presumed that
the lectures were well attended
but no beverages have been reported being served.
During the conference several
AA members lectured on the
social ostracism resulting from
their excessive drinking with
its subsequent unhappiness.
came
into being during the last year of
the second world war. At that
time the Council was mainly
interested in' the development
of certain war metals.
Since then the council has
devoted most of its time to
problems, big and small concerning industries of all types
in  British  Columbia.-
"The research council helps
the small industries get a start
by providing research facilities
the companies could not afford
otherwise," said Dr. Gordon
Shrum head of the Research
Council.
Research is carried on in all
phases of B.C. Industry. Companies wanting to know how to
rid themselves of the toredo
worm, Just have to call on the
Research Council and their worries are over!   '
In ease of a very -bad dose
of these pests the Council will
work on the problem until a
suitable remedy is formulated.
Anything from eliminating
smoke odor from pUlpmllls,
keeping stainless steel from rusting, irrigation problems and bettering certain kinds of foods are
looked into at the Council's
laboratories.
Ateng with research, Council
car|Jes-.pn an approval system.
YeaPf ago*my B.C. product that
had to be dpproved by the Canadian Standards Council had to
go to Toronto.
NoW British Columbia has its
own Approval System, Which
saves local industries a lot of
time and bother.
All names of companies which
use the Council for research are
kept strictly confidential. The
Council is run on a non-profit
basis, although the Canadian
Government  gives  R a  small
yearly grant which covers the
overhead for operating the offices and laboratories.
The head men of the five divisions of the Council are graduates of our own University. One
of them is one of Canada's foremost authorities on irrigation
and corrosion.
Scientists of the Institute of
Mental Dry Cleaning recently
reported that extinct species of
bird, tiie Heliodactyl, once lived
on a remote Kerguelen island
leaving no trace of their existence  whatsoever.
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*'"  Friday, October 15,MM
Birds' Hopes High
For First Victory
Coryell's   T"  To Test
Lappy's  Straight  Line
m TUT
Angry  Boy
Punches All,
Even  Pop
Our Sirds had more than
a moral victory against Eastern
Washington last Saturday...
they escaped annihilation by 320
lb. Dick Graves.
The 'hefty' youth gave his
own players a scare, too. tt
seems Dick, after being ordered
off the field (for roughing one
of our courageous Birds,) resisted the order, and thrashed
out at his own team members
ai they persuaded him to the
sidelines.
Dick, outraged, threw hi* helmet et the bench giving one
ol Eastern's hopefuls a good
smack. Coach Id Chissus of Eastern ducked a vicious right, and
poor old Pop', coming out of the
stands to speak to his boy, got
one'between the eyes to leave
hlm cold (for at least ten minutes.)
I
BIRDS
FACE
HALECOS
UBC will be Invaded by two
top soccer teams this Sunday
when Halecos, led by former
Pacific Coast leaguer Jackie
Whent, play Thunderbirds and
Households will be entertained
by the Chiefs, both games on
Campus.
The veteran Haleco team will
be out for their first win this
year and reports have it they
will be at full strength. The
Birds, with Stan Glasgow and
Dick Matthews back, are expecting their second  victory.
By KEN LAMB
And so the crystal ball comes out again. Tying the suspenders around a tree trunk, in case the bough breaks, the ever-
hopeful editor of this page crawls out on a limb again and
predicts a Thunderbird win.    «"	
up for the backfield is nigh intact. 'Gerry Stewart will be
bothered by sore ribs, but otherwise all ls rosy.
Up front, all is well except
around the ends. Charlie James,
with a bad hip, is a sure non-
starter, and Dick Matthews is in
the same boat with a sore shoulder.
It means lanky Dave Stowe
will see a lot of work arid the
opinion up on the limb is that
he should do very well. Herb
Haywerd and George Lee will:
he brought up from the Jayvee's,
losers Sunday to Blue Bombers
reserves, to help fill ffiChiples.
ODD BALL
The kind of team Coryell's
charges will face at 2 p.m. will
be an odd one. bepenbusch promises no less than eight offensive formations, though all operate out of a. modified box.
And for defense, Charlie will
present his selfdeslgned straight
line, the system that is supposed
to k)Uthe T, of any variety.
Could be that Coryell's brew
win be too strong..
This week the pre-game favorites to lose are the Western
Washington Vikirigs, Instructed
in the art of body-smashing by
Jolly Charlie Lappenbusch, the
grand old man of football, author
of books, inventor of the straight
line defense, biggest buyer in the
crying towel market, and proprietor of the theory, "it ain't the
system wot's wrong, it's the player."
DIPPEBENT SQUAD
Charlie, who incidentally predicted this ai a good year for
our blue and gold kids, ls bringing along, if one listens to him,
a pretty bad team. At least, lt
will be a different one from the
squad which used to beat us 80-0.
Lappy is bringing only two
lettermen this year, all-conference fullback Don Lapp, and left-
half New Westmlnsterite Ken
Swalwell.
LIKE NEW
The left line ls loaded with
frehsmen, and his ends are weak,
at least so he says, while his
centre, Hackett, will be one of
the toughest boys Ron Stewart
could face.
By the scores to date, Lappy
has a case. The Vikings have lost
all three'games, and in the tilts
with league co-champs Whitworth and College of Puget
Sound were bashed by an identical 33-0 score.
BACKflELD INTACT
But we know Lappy. Like
Eastern did last week, Western
may find itself for this one. Besides, the Americans have a mortal fear of losing to their Canadian cousins.
For Coryell's charges, the line-
All-Blacks To Be
Rugby Chiefs Foes
By PETE WORTHINGTON
Varsity Chiefs, in their battles for the Miller Cup, will attempt to avenge last Saturday's 9-6 loss to South Burnaby, by
snapping the undefeated streak of North Shore All-Blacks,
Saturday, October 16 at Confederation Park.
YET TO LOSE
North Shore has yet to lose
a game this season, and observers regard the Saturday tilt with
Varsity as an all-important test
—for both teams. Coach Albert
Laithwaite, (without an "e" in
the middle), refuses to be pinned
down to a statement regarding
the team's chances. He prefers
to let his hoys do their own
talking through their playing
actions on the field.
All week long the Chiefs have
been driving in their practices,
and building up slowly towards
peak form. Though no one has
yet come out with the opinion
that; ^we're really 'up' for this
one!" the squad emotes a quiet
confidences which should encourage fans.
PROMISING
The Burnaby game, and ensuing work-outs have unearthed
several players of promising calibre. Laird, Pearson, Chambers,
and Frank Harvey-Smith have
shown better-than-average form
to date, and should develop further as the* season progresses.
Injuries to rugger-ites range
from septic fingers to broken
ankles; Dott, Sandilands, Kinney,
Morford, Warnock, and Vallis
are among the more seriously
ailing.
However, Coach Albert has
approximately 78 Englishy rug
ger bodies from which to .select
his teams, and the line-up representing Chiefs on Saturday
is possibly stronger than the one
which held Burnaby to a 3 point
win last week.
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currently wide apart to open
space for the $800 seats to be
brought over from the pool.
The pooL seats will be ready
tor occupation by the October
for the game against CPS.
Despite the inconvenient placing, UBC fans will be in for
one of the wildest Circuses seen
yet on the campfls. It might
almost equal the pub float.
Western Washington will
bring along a 75 piece marching
band, along with, cheerleaders
and tbe usual busload of invaders.
iUBC will counteract with its
bevy of beautiful babes, and
Pep Club Js promising the unveiling of the "Mystery Mascot."
It will not, repeat, not, be a
member of the editorial board.
The whole fracas, and there
will be a ball game also, starts
at 2 p.m. instead of the usual
2:30.
HOCKEY
IN OFFm
Varsity grass hockey team will
look for its second w{| Saturday when they meet North Shore
at Brockton Point.
The UBC (second team) w}ll
play the Redbirds, losers to Varsity last week, on the campus.
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