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/uuecf Twice Weekly by the Students' Publications Board of The University of British Columbia.
No. 28
Runners Primed
For Annual Grind
Meeting Called For Friday
To Discuss Finance Report
Kmliciil cIiiiiikch to tlie constitution of thu Alma Mater* Society
net' involved in the rccomrnemlationH of thu Finanuo Committee,
whioh will bo promoted to thu Ntudonts for discussion at a general
meeting of tho A. M. 8. in tho Auditorium, Friday noon, at 12.15.
The report cornea hm n result of tho work of Alex Smith, Hugh
Morrison, and Arnold HendorNon who wero appointed by Students'
Council in October to Investigate conditions of the Alma Mater
Society. This committee has been working since October on ita report, and when it was finally submitted to Students' Council the
hitter discussed it for over 15 hours hefore finally amending oer-
tnin clauses, deleting others, and endorsing the report as amended,
Certain clauses were deemed necessary for student discussion
hefore being officially endorsed by the Alma Mater Society, These
radical clauses will bo discussed Friday.
New Manager System
Te Replace Present
JUteged Laxity?
Certain findings of the Finance Committee were not endorsed by tho Students' Counoil. lt wae folt that these
natters Involved such great changes
that they required the endorsement of
the students themselves. Following
tl the report which was not endorsed
hy Council:
In presenting this report we have
considered the primary clause In the
previous   Financial   Committee's   re*
port regarding the appointment of a
Said employee of the Alma Mater
oclety. It was suggested that we
consider the appointment of either a
treasurer, secretary, business manager, or curator-bookkeeper as best
suited to our needs. Because at that
time the conditions were such that
there was much need for the work of
the curator to be completely reorganised, they recommended that a curator
he appointed tor this year. This work
ll now organised In such s, manner
that with a little co-operation from tho
itudenti, a sophomore or junior could
carry on the duties of curator without
being paid more than the expenses incurred by his offloe.
The present system of conducting
business has been admitted a failure
and because of that, this Committee
was appointed, "to investigate the
1 Internal conditions ot the business of
the Alma Mater Society, wtth the view
of bringing in recommendations for
changes In policy to keep pnee with
the development of activities of the
student body." Our detailed survey
which was carried on Over the Christmas Holidays, covered the reports,
books, etc. ot 1026-1087 and 1927-1928,
which shows that our preaent system
lacks: (1) a centralized guiding force;
(2) permanency; (3) responsibility;
and (4) co-operation. Because of the
following two reasons the system of
financing is lax: (1) there Is usually
only one person on the Students' Council who has a detailed knowledge of
the particular matter under discussion,
and (2) this one person might be biased, Furthermore, the system Is not
consistent Inasmuch us certain branches of the Alma Mater Society are permitted to hundlo their own lliiance*,,
(Continued on Page (!)
The annual cross-country race this
year at Varsity will bring togothvr the
old rivals—Selby, Bunno and Chappell; over a course which will tax
each man to Ihe utmost. Two and a
half miles of snow and Ice will comprise the course on Wednesday at
8:1ft for the most exciting and nerve-
racking race ever Indulged in by the
Varsity students. The race will bo
run, rain or shine.
The entries have been pouring in
like water and the most notable of
these Include Thornber, Carey, Hammett, Terry, MoDiarmid, Munn, King
and the three leaders. These men
all ran well In the Arts '3ft Road Race
and it Is a matter of considerable dis-
cubsIoii as to which one will carry off
tbe honors in this race.
Last year Jack Chappell won the
race from a Held ot thirty entrants.
The finish was watched by a large and
Interested crowd and the enthusiasm
this year is at least equal to that of
last year.
Another matter of Interest is the
rumor that the class of Arts '31 will
bo putting up a trophy for the winning
team. 10 points to count for the llrst
man In, then 9 etc., until the tlrst ton
men are home. This ls calculated to
add a great deal to the already largo
Interest ln the race.
Lester Court, proverbial home of
the Frosh, again echoed to the din
af enthusiastic voices as the Freshmen glided around the floor at their
flrst class party on Saturday night.
Though at llrst upper classmen
seemed to dominate the hall, the
Freshmen arrivlug late came with a
rush to uphold the honor of their
olass In having the majority present
at their dance.
Tho Club Royal orchestra supplied
music, and with such numbers as
"Bally of My Dream," "Jeanne" and
"Ten Little Miles from Town" for
the cavorting of the Infants und their
more serious sonior guests. Every-
one "dragged," and waltsod until the
call of supper turned the dancers into a hurrying horde that swarmed
with maglc-llko rapidity into the
dining room where students turned
amateur waiters nnd liberally poured
coffee not only lu the cups hut. gave
some to the Boor. At tho mention of
Ice-cream a veritable "Bartholomew's
Day" took place as the Icecream
cups were slaughtered.
The hall was decorated wilh similiters of blue and gold, evergreen
brandies and small lantern* These
however received scant attention of
tho crowd that employed every possible moment wtth dancing.
Patrons and patronesses were:
Dean Hollert, President uud Mrs,
Kllnk, Dean and Mrs. Buchanan,
Denn and Mrs. Hrock, Professor and
Mrs, Angus and Dr. Shrum.
Concert Performers
To Feature Recital
From to-morrow's noon hour recital
a foretaste may be bad of the approaching concert to be given by the
Musical Society on March 1 and 2.
On this week's noon hour program
will be heard a number of the talented members of tbo Society who are
taking part next month in the Society's Thirteenth Annual Spring
Concert. The complete program for
Wednesday. February 13, at 12.10
will be as follows:
(a) Sheep   and   (ioat fiuion
(b) Staccato  Caprlcl Vogrlch
Mary   Frances   Macdonald
(a) Jonnes Flllctten  (in  French
18th  Century
(h)  In the Time of Hoses..Relohardt
(cl Irish  Lullaby Needham
Nora Haddock
(at the Piano—.loan  Fisher)
The Song of the Volga Boatman
J.   Chappell,  •  0.   Madsen.
W.   Sparks   •   S.   Bowman
(at. the Piano— Edith Tomlinson)
"Elite,"   Polka Board man
Oeo.  H,  E.  Green
(at the Piano—Mrs. Green)
Vale    Russell
Mother Machree 	
Jack Chappell
(at  the  Piano—Edith  Tomlinson)
"The Lost Chord" Sullivan
Gen. H. E. Green
Water Babies to Frolic in
Annua! Splash
Whii .irotnlses to he the finest
swimming gala ever held on the lower mainland will he stuped nt ('halm
ers Church Wednesday, February l!l,
H pin, t'.HC. will Held the Htroligimt
team tn Die history of Ihe cluh lo
compete iiKiihiHt V.A.S.C, who have
only heen beaten once III the last
three years. I'.H.C. teum will he coin
posed of Die rollowliiK swimmers:
Mury Carter, Mamie Malmile, Marge
Peel, Iteitle Tlui'lcy, Margaret Hohh,
Mitrjery Kirk, Hetty Hiicklnnd, Rei*.
Wilson, Iton. Wilson, Pat Halley, Don.
Tiirmaii. Ernie Podon, (ionlle Baker,
M. Wood and others.
Bring your Ubysseys to tne A.M.S.
meeting  Friday.
Coming Events
Prof, H. R. Trumpour speaks
on "Things Seen  In  Italy"
Ag. 100, noon.
W. U. S. Meeting, Arts 100,
Basketball—Senior "A" Women vs V.A.O. Felixes.
Oratorlesl Contest, King Id-
ward High lehool, S p.m.
Wednesday, February 13.—
Creus-eountry Race, 3H8 p.
•wlmmlng Oale, Varsity vs
V. A. S. 0. 8 p.m.
Musical    Ooolety    Contest,
Auditorium, noon.
Thursday, February 14.—
Arts '31  Clsss  Meeting  In
App. to. 100 at 12.10 shsrp.
Dr. Ssgc will spesk,
Friday, February 18.—
Inter-Class   Debate.   Education vs Selenoe.  Ap. So. 100,
»cl»nce Ball—Lester Oourt,
Meraioiiias Defeat Senior
"A" women
Varsity hoop stars went down to a
23-30 defeat when the Senior "A" women clashed with the strong Meraloma team, on Saturday night at the
V. A. C. gym, This gamo gives Meralomas a clear lead in the Senior "A"
league, with the Felixes a close second and Varsity third.
Meralomas hud the edge all the way
through. Varstty failed to get going
properly and If they did get a chance
for a basket they fumbled or missed
It. The student team was not up to
standard and also had bad luck. Meralomas, on the other hand, were play
Ing real basketball. Rettie Tingley was tho star for Varsity and was
responsible for many good tactical
In the first quarter, the teams were
fairly evenly matched, neither sido
displaying brilliance. At quarter time,
Meralomas had a 7-6 load.
The second period wus much the
snme at the first. Varsity scored a
free nhot while Meralomas chalked up
three baskets, The half time whistle
blew with  Morulotnns ahead   1II-7.
In the third quarter Meralomas began to piny In earnest. Varsity could!
not check the swift onrush of the Meraloma team. The last period was a
thriller. Varsity rallied desperately
and managed to bring tho score up
20-2.1 largely due to, the good playing
of Rettie Tingley. The final whistle
blew with Varsity vangulshed 23-20,
Varsity Senior "A" women wtll tako
on the V. A. C. Felixes, to-night at 8
o'clock In tho V. A. C. gym. This
game ought to bo well worth seeing
as the teams aro evenly matched.
If the co-eds win this game they
will have a second place tie with the
Felixes In tho Senior "A" league.
1. Itemliatlon
2. Eoonomy
3. Responsibility
4. Inoreaelng our Income
8. Advioe
8. Alma Mater Meetings
7. Minutes
8. Exeeutlvee
9. Social Dlreetor
10. Mamooks Club
11. Publicity
12. Files
13. Agreements
14. Budgets
18. Cosehes
18. Permits
17. Activity  Reports
18. Flnanolsl Reports
19. University Authorities
20. Publications
21. Telephones
22. Purchasee
23. Expendlturee
24. Receipts
25. Tripe
26. Uniforms
27. Admission to University
28. Gates
29. Books
Forensic Stars to Battle
In Annual Oratorical Tussle
of the I'niverslty of British Columbia
The King Edward Auditorium
Chairman: Plot, I). C. Harvey
Selections by Ihe courtesy of the
Musical Society
Miss Isabel  llescoby    "Home,"
Mliis   Mary  Carter   "The  Cn-npern-
live    ('iiiiimoiiwealth    ol'    the    Grain
MIhm   Hope   Leemlng    "Poetry   and
Minn  Margaret  Mulrliead    "A Tribute of Youth "
Mr, .lames Diiiiii    "What Is Import
Mr.   Harry   Freeman-   "Great   Brit-
alu ami Imiiei'lal Unity."
Mr.   Douglas   MacDonald -—"Democracy."
Mr.    Paul    Murphy—"The    Pact   of
Defeated by the Victoria basketball
team, the Varsity Senior "fl" women
staged their most thrilling match of
tho season on Frtday night at the V.
A. C. gym. Tho game was fust and
hard fought from beginning to end,
both teams spurred on by the staunch
support trom sidelines. Although
tho co-eds were above the mark the
visiting toam proved too strong for
Wllma Watson starred on the Senior "B" tenm playing a spectacular
game. Her fast, running, passing and
straight shooting did much to help
the Vnslty score. Lois Toutellotto
also played exceptionally well throughout.
The game started with Victoria
scoring the tlrst basket, Helen
Magulre, who wns playing well, netted
the tlrst basket for Varsity while the
Victoria team chalked up eight points
In Ihe llrst quarters, When the first
time whistle blew the score stood H-
a In Victoria's favor,
The second quarter was even more
exciting. Varsity checking hard ami
both teama being able to score only
two points each. I<ols Tourtellotte
worked well |,i this quarter but could
not score, Then Wllma Watson, taking the ball from Varslty'M end of the
floor, ilnshiu1 lo the other end and
scored n basket. Victoria was still
lu the lend  llll at half time.
lu Ihe second half the game was
not quite n.i closelv contested. The
co-eds illil not watch their checks as
citreriilly and Victoria managnd to
net two baskets to Varsity's one, In
(Continued on  Page 5)
Last spring a comittee composed
of Bill Thompson, Gaundry Phillips,
Howard Nicholson, Les Brown, Roes
Tolmie, Russ Munn, and Bill Master*
ion was appointed to investigate eon*
ditlons of the Alma Mater Sooiety.
This committee investigated basic
wrongs and recommended that another committee be appointed. The
result was the formation of the pros*
ent Flnanco Committee whoso report
Is now submitted.
Other business to be considered ta
the endorsement of the following
"That tho Board of Governors of
tho I'niverslty of British Columbia
be and they are hereby requested to
pay over each year to The Toronto
General Trusts Corporation or to
tho Trustee for the time being under
the Trust Deed securing payment ot
moneys borrowed by the Alma Mater
Society for the purpose of erecting
a building for gymnasium and
other athletic activities out of sucb
feus as are collected for the use ot
the Alma Mater Society, being the
student and alumni organisation having charge of student and alumni activities of The University of British
Columbia, the sum of Three Dollars
for each full undergraduate registered as such on the Register of The
Cnlverslty of nrltlsh Columbln, and
that, such payment by the Board of
Governors of The University of British Columbia continue so long ar. any
moneys secured hy the said Trust
Deeil   remain   unpaid."
Following is the report of the
Finance Committee as amended and
endorsed by Students' Council with
the Introduction attached:
This committee composed of Alex
Smith, Hugh Morrison and Arnold
Henderson was appointed by the Students' Council to complete the work
of the Finance Committee which was
appointed at the closo of the Spring
Term, 1928, "to Investigate the Internal conditions of the business of the
Alma Muter Society with a view of
bringing tn recommendations for
changes in policy to keep pace with
the development of activities of the
Student. Body," but which waa unable
to make a complete report owing to
the books not being available. The
present committee has gone Into the
boor»ts and flies of tho Alma Mater
Society and subsidiary organisations,
placing the most of their work on
the reports of 1(128-27 and 1927-28.
Though some of the following suggestions nnd recommendation* do not
apply dlr*otly to flnanco, It is believed that thoy will, Indirectly, aid some
of the many activities ot U. B. C.
We recommend:    (a)   That   every
expenditure   and   every   receipt   bo
(hunted or credited  to a  particular
branch of activity of the club.
(b) That a system of notation be
adopted to save time and space,
le) That this symbol appear on
the check stubs, ledgers, budgets,
bills, ami any report connected therewith.
(2)    ECONOMY
We    recommend:    («>     That the
amount of money received from fees
ami   Rales    receipts,    etc.,    and the
amount,  or money  spent  In  tho last
(Continued on Pago fl) THE    UBYSSEY
February 12,1929.
Zl\t tihyimn]
(Member of Paclfto Inter-Collegiate Press Association).
Issued   every  Tuesday  and   Friday   by   the   Student   Publications   Board   of   the
University of British Columbia, West Point Orey.
Phone: Point Qrey 1434
Mall Subscriptions rate: %'i per year.    Advertising rates on application.
EDITOR-IN-CHIEF—Maurice  DesBrlsay
Editorial Staff
Senior Editors—May Chrlstlson and Margaret Grant
Associate Editors: Phyllis Freeman, Bruce Carrick and Malcolm Pretty
Assistant Editors: Maxlno Smith, Doris Barton, Vernon van Sloklo
Feature Editor—Mlmle  Koshevoy.    Literary Editor— Laurence , Meredith
Sport Editor: Temple Keeling Exchange Editor: Marjorie McKay
Reportorlal Staff
News Manager— Roderick A.  Pllkington
Doris Barton, Edgar Brown, Margaret Creelman, Malrl Dingwall, Charles Gillespie,
Ronald Grantham, Milton Harrol!, Fred Hemsworth, H. A. King, Elloen Berrldie,
Cecilia Long,  Eugene casaldy,  W.  A.  Madeley,   M.   F.   McGregor,   John  Mprrls,
Kathleen Murray, Nlch Munsalletn, Olive T, Selfe. W. Shllvock, Vernon van Sickle,
Edith Sturdy, Mills Wlnram.
Business Staff
Business Manager—Ralph Brown .    .
Advertising Manager—Alan  Chandler.    Circulation  Manager—John  Lecky
If unities* Assistants—Byron Edwards and Victoria Ken dull
Senior: Margaret Orant Associate; Bruce Carrick
Assistants: Maxine Smith and Vernon van Hlcklo      Proof Ruaden: Edgar Brown,
Arnold Henderson and Hums Tolmie.
In an attempt to provide a more complete and instructive
handbook than has been issued in the past, tho Publications Hoard
has decided to commence work on next year's handbook in the near
future. This will enable the handbook staff to investigate and study
university opinion as to what constitutes a desirablo handbook.
Consequently co-operation of the students is requested nnd all suggestions either from individuals or organizations will bo welcome.
Announcement will be made concerning the appointment of the
handbook editor at a later date in the Ubyssey.
In recent years various efforts have been made from time to
time to bring about closer contact between university students
through Canada and the Empire. Conferences havo been held at
which representatives of student organizations have discussed mutters of vital importance in student life, and ns a result momentous
decisions have been reached regarding the conduct of student affairs.
The most noteworthy conference from the standpoint of British students was convened at Oxford and Cambridge in 1924, when
representatives from various universities in the Empire met to discuss matters of common interest. Of such value was this assembly
to the representatives who attended that it was decided unanimously
to make the event quadrennial.
This year, as a result of an invitation issued by the session of
the National Federation of Canadian University Students in 1927,
the second Imperial Conference will be held at Montreal early in
September. The meeting will discuss such matters as student exchanges and tours, student, publications, openings for post-graduate
work and other questions of paramount importance in university
The advantages of a representative assembly of such nature nre
too obvious to require elucidation. It is of particular value to a
young institution to come in close contact with the culture of older
universities, antl it is greatly to be desired that U. 13. C. should be
adequately represented at the forthcoming conference.
The graduates of this university have individually distinguished
themselves throughout the Empire, but never before has U. B. C.
been given an opportunity to meet formally representatives from
universities outside Canada or the United States.
"We hope, therefore, thnt this unusually interesting conference
will number among its members a student .from this university who
will be able fully to express and clearly to interpret the ideals nnd
traditions of U. B. C.
The Chess Tournaments, at present
occupying the Upper Common Room,
have been progressing feverishly. The
entrants ln the Championship maintain a certain amount of decorum befitting their position but the participants In the Minor tourney are apparently striving to break all speed
In the Championship, Cecil Yar-
wood of Agriculture Is at present to
the front, having won all four games
played so far. Following him Is
R. A. Pllkington, having won three
games and drawn one. Tho rest of
the players are close behind. At
such an early date, no reliable forecast of the result can be made.
Tbe Minor Tournament so far has
been more remarkable for its celerity than the soundness of the play.
J, Davidson is well in the lead, having lost but one game. Russ Kin-
ninmont, who defeated Davidson, is
running in second place, with only one
Iobs and two draws chalked up
against him. The speed-king of tho
tourney ts McEachern who has played
sixteen of his seventeen gamos.
It Is hoped to finish both tournaments by next week, when the annual match with the Faculty la due
to take place.
Arts '31 will hold a class meeting
in Applied Science 100, Thursday at
12.10 sharp. This meeting ls of
great Importance since a quorum ot
Sophomores ls needed to decide the
question of a commemorative gift. Dr,
Sage wtll speak on the subject and
advise the class in this matter.
Mr. Varley, of the B. C. Art School,
was the speaker at the meeting of the
Art Club held Thursday evening at
the homo of Mrs. H. A. McEwan. Mr,
Vnrley is an exponent of the Group of
Seven, and as such, discussed the desire of the younger school to develop a technique which emphasizes the
impression and not the mechanics of
the art of painting. The subject is
extremely interesting and many or the
members are anxious to try the modern technique. Tho next meeting will
be held at the Vanderpartt galleries,
February 21, 8 p.m., when Mr. Vander-
pant will discuss the modern aspect
of pictorial photography.
A special service by students and
for students will be held at Wesley
Church on Sunday evening, February
17. The speaker will be Mr. Harry
Avlson, secretary of tho Student
Christian Movement for western Canada. Mr. Avlson graduated from McOlll University In 1922, and since that
time has been president of the S.C.M.
movement ln that Institution, His subject Sunday evening will bo "The Rediscovery of Religion."
A special section of the church will
be reserved for stutlonts, and It Is
hoped that a representative audience
will welcome the speaker.
Varsity ties have been obtained and
may be procured at the Curator's Office for 11.50. Only a limited number
have been purchased bo students are
advised to apply early.
Finance Committee Report
In this issue we print the report of the Finance Committee as amended and endorsed by the Students' Council,
and also the portion of the report which has not yet received
tho endorsement of Council. The whole of this report will
be open for discussion at the Alma Mater meeting on Friday.
On tho whole this report shows a thoroughness and impartiality which represents work, true investigation, and an
honest desire to better tho business conditions of the Alma
Mater Society. We feel wo are voicing tho opinion of the
whole student body when we say the Finance Committee has
done its work well.
Like other reports of this nature, however, this one eon*
thins certain clauses whieh might better be d/elctod or
changed, and perhaps there are some omissions.
I.ot us first consider the report as amended and endorsed
by Students' Council. The Ubyssey gives its whole*ho«rted
support to clauses (f), (g), (h), (i), and (j) under Alma
Muter Meetings," We believe the whole student body should
be encouraged more than they have been to decide their own
Section (10) "Mamooks Club," clause (i), recommends
"That the Mamooks Club prepare a report to be followed in
tho publication of a better Handbook." Wo ask that recommend" replace the word "prepare." Wo also refuse to
accept official representation on the executive of the Mamooks
Club as suggested in clause (b). Tho Publications board refuses to be the "mouthpiece" of any organization, and we
have no desire to aot as controllers of the Mamooks Club.
We believe that clauses (a) and (b) under section (11)
"Publicity" should be deleted. " "Undesired publicity"
is sometimes tho truth. Wo maintain that the truth should
not be withheld from tho reading public, even whon it may
harm our university. Surely wo can answer for our actions.
Clause (b) is "bilge," and if Students' Council attempts to
prevent students from explaining their own actions it would
bo contrary to all university ideals. We agree, however,
that students should be held responsible for what they say or
We support the clause that, coaches should be allowed
expenses. Providing all activities aro represented we advocate that coaches be paid salaries.
Concerning tho suggested "Manager System" there is
much to bo said both for and against. Would it be bettor
to continue as things are at present, or should there be the
suggested business manager? These questions are difficult
to answer.
According to the Finance Committee the present system
of finance has failed becnuse it lacks a centralized guiding
force, permanency, responsibility, and co-operation, and this
in turn may be due to ignorance of affairs o'r biased opinion;
Several people have agreed that the present system of finance
is a failure. We feel we are voicing student opinion when
we say that it is time somothing was done to better the existing financial system.
If the proposed manager system were adopted it would
certainly tighten up the loop-holes through which the money
of the A. M. S. is sometimes allowed to escape. Further,
both centralized control and direct responsibility would then
be possible. Permanency would be improved by such a stable
organization, with the proposed Finance Executive training
various managers and their assistants in the work of the
manager system. Obviously co-operation would be improved
with the functioning of such an executive where all activities are represented. In short, we believe adoption of the
prposed manager system would do much to better conditions
at V. B. C so long as the head of this system is always responsible to the Alma Mater Society.
The proposed salary of $'2,">0 per year, we believe would
more t Ii ii t i pay I'or itself rrom tlie resulting economy, and it
would place a greater sense of responsibility on the business
Concerning the appointment of the business manager
we would suggest that candidates be required to pass special examinations pertaining to tho work, while seniority und
experience would play their part.
The old system has proved inadequate. Why not try tho
new ?
€ht Dhole tout
How often lt happens that one's
pen runs dry just when one has
much writing to do! Perhaps this
occurs ln the library where you are
making extracts from a reference
book, or are composing an essay. Ink
you must have and you therefore set
forth in quest of this precious fluid.
By politely approaching several per*
sons and stopping to chat a tew min*
utes with each, and thus attracting
the attention of the desk elerk who
oomes over and conscientiously reprimands you, making you the cynosure ot all in the room, you get roar
rubber sac filled and return shame*
facedly to your studies.
I have no sympathy for you. During the period o( fremlod activity
which precedes examinations there
may and often does come about an
ink famine, when the owner of a
bottle, tf ho wish to keep It long, Is
well advised to hide his property
from public gate. Having suffered
greatly from the depredations, for
such I regard them, of many friends
and acquaintances and others, upon
my bottle, whieh was drained to the
drop, and actuated by a desire to
make the lot of my fellows easier
than at present, I suggest to the
Students' Council that a trough for*
thirsty pens might be a humanitarian piece of legislation.
Is it any wonder that there are so
many violations of the laws against
speeding whon advertisements ot
automobiles proclaims for them
speeds of 60, 70, 80, and up to Ut
miles an hour? This is really pan*
derlng to the American passion for
Suppose Mr. Motorist does save
four minutes on his way home ln the
evening, what good does lt do him?
Is time so valuable that he need risk
his own life and that of others In hla
mad rush to reach his destination?
And does he require a 100 horse
power car to transport him?
It has always seemed peculiar to
me that though movies shown in B.
C. are subject to censorship and are
thoroughly expurgated, vaudeville acts
are free from surveillance. Quite
often In both the Pantages and
Orpheum things are said and done
on the stage which must be embarrassing for the cultured persons
among the audience. I honestly be*
Heve moet ot those present enjoy
the suggestiveness and vulgarity that
characterise many ot the so-called
acts. But there are a puritanical few
to whom these bra-en breaches of
good taste are nauseating. The
marvel of It all ls that the Ministerial Association or the Local Council
of Women hasn't seen to the matter
long ago.
College Ciceroes Castigate
Rural Rhetoricians
On Friday evening Varsity debaters
defeated the Mount Lehman Debating
Society in a stiff encounter. Mount
Lehman was supported by Mr. Trop-
per a graduate of Arts '24, and Reverend Moses, Theology graduate of '28.
The negative side of the debate was
upheld by Earl Vance and Charles
Gillespie. Mr. Farber wan in tho
The topic under discussion was,
"Resolved that National foreign blocks
aro In tho best Interests of the Canadian people." Mr. Tropper leading
tho ufnmatlvo pointed out how the
richness of a nation depended on Its
variety of types, this ho compared to
tho   ancient   Greek   empire.
Mr. Moses went on to say that each
type Is necessary to build up a strong
nation and that the block system was
the way In which this could bo accomplished. He then continued to show
how It could ho applied to Canada.
Vance and GlileHple Illustrated that
there are two examples of the block
system already In existence In Canada which were not successful and
stated that if other national foreign
blocks were introduced they too would
be a failure.
Library Reprimands
Well Known Students
"Sign these cards, please, and return them to the Librarian in charge,"
was the fateful sentence received by
Orevllle Rowland, president L. S. Ji„
Students' Council, and Doug. Pollock
while conversing ln the Library last
Friday. In pronouncing these words
amid the surprised stares of the nearby students the assistant librarian
presented the gentlemen In quostton
with two pink slips, representative of
a misdemeanor committed within the
precincts of the Library reading
In an endeavor to procure a more
studious conduct In the Library, December last, tho Library Committee
decided to Inaugurate the system of
reprimanding those creating a disturbance in the reading room. This
decision was tho reason why ono of
the after Christmas surprises for the
returning students was the army of
green cards present on every reading
table In the Library. These cards
bore an extract from the calendar regarding the conduct, required of those
using the Library.
A month after Its Inauguration this
ruling began to take definite effect
and the aforementioned victims became the recipients of the first two
cards  presented.
Class and Club Notes
Physics Club
The Physics Club will hold Its
next regular meeting on Wednesday
at 3:00 p.m. in Sc. 200. Speaker*, will
he Mr. Morrison on "The MacBoth
Lumlnometor," Mr. Harold Smith on
the "High Intensity Mercury Arc,"
nnd  Mr.  Kenneth More an "X-rays."
All who are Interested are cordially
Invited to attend.
Philosophy Club
A meeting of the Philosophy Discussion Club will be held at the home of
Dr. Coleman on Wednesday evening,
February 13, at 8 p.m.
Dr. Sedgewick will address the
All members are urged to attend.
La Causerie
There will be a meeting of La
Causerie Wednesday, at 8 p.m. at the
home of Miss Doris Young, 1640 Victoria Drive. Take No. 4 Car, get off
at Oravely St. and Commercial Drive
and walk two blocks east to Victoria
Drive. The house is on the corner of
Victoria and Gravely Street. All members are asked to turn out.
Mathematics Club
There will be a meeting of the
Mathematics Club ln Arts 106 at 13.15
noon on Thursday, February 14, 1929.
Miss Beth Pollock will speak on "The
Universality of Newton's Law." Ail
Interested are invited to attend.
Social Science Club
The next meeting of the Social Scl*
ence Club Is to be held at the home
of Dr. O. J. Todd, 33919th Avenue
West, on Wednesday. Joe Lane will
speak on "Religion as a Socialising
Take Main Street car to 18th Avenue, walk up to 19th and then turn to
right on 19th. Februaey 12, 1929.
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passed the following motion:
"In view of the fact that Mr. Robert
Grlffis was admittedly guilty
of disorderly conduct and total disregard of property and windows of
the University, we hereby impose
a fine of Five Dollars to be paid
by the aforesaid to the Treasurer
of the A, M. S. by noon ot February 6th, 1929."
This decision wns read to Mr. Orlffls, the only change being the use of
the second person Instead of tho
third, and the question wns asked,
"Hove you anything to say?" Mr,
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sentence at that time, and he paid
tho fine immediately.
Regarding the publication of the
sentence, it was Councils' expressed
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The Kdltor, "Ubyssey."
Dear Sir:
From what I have seen and heard
of late I have gathered that what you
want for the columns of your paper
Is correspondence. Consequently, as
you might guess, I am making my first
attempt. The other day there was occasion for me to enter the precincts
of your worthy Pub. Office, and what a
sight met my eyes! The floor was
littered with paper of every description. Plaster was knocked off the
walls ln several places. One of your
associates was making a valiant attempt co keep the radiator from catching a chill. While you yourself were
engaged in a tussle with another of
the inmates over a matter of no moment. In short, the whole office presented the aspect of some such place
as a Men's Common Room. May I
ask, is it too early to start Spring
cleaning? Someone suggested that
you hire a janitor to attend to your
domicile exclusively. In fact, I might
even accept the position myself. Try
to imagine the possibilities of such a
scheme. If you would accept the help
of the extra janitor you might even
produce more sensible editorials!
Yours as ever,
P.S. This hardly merits one of
your valuable "we print this for what
It is worths."
Editor's Note:—We do not print this
letter tor what it is worth. From his
remark about our editorials, readers
may gathor that Oswald belongs to a
fraternity We shall not break faith
with tho writer by disclosing either
his name or the name of his fraternity,
but suggest that if Oswald ls serious
in his desire for a more orderly Pub.
office, he remove "common room"
influences from the editor by ejecting
from the Pub. all of his rowdy fraternity brothers, and make lt clear to
them (ns we havo tried to do In our
editorial columns) that the Ubyssey
office Is not a fraternity house. In tlie
meantime wo would be obliged to Oswald if he would point out to us
through our correspondence columns
In what way our editorials could be
more sensible.
ln Canada, ls far more deserving of a
Big Block than many who do now
qualify in our "Major Sports." At present there are so many issued that
there is not sufficient honor connected
with it to gain the desired recognition,
ou our own campus.
The method suggested of selecting
the athletes Is as follows: The coaches
in conjunction with the club would
select the participants In their sport,
with the exception of Big Block men,
in order of merit. These lists
would then go before (he "Big Block
Club." Bach of tho members would
select ton. These would go before
"The Awards Committee" composed ot
two members from the Faculty, two
from the Alumni, two from the Big
Block Club, and tho President of the
Dig Block Club who acts as chairman,
This committee would total the votes
for tutith candidate, and the result of
this would not be made known. They
would then select a number not to
exceed ten athletic awards, These
awards would then be presented to the
Men's Athletic Association for approval.
The Big Block Club would be started by selecting ten ot the present under graduate holders ot Big Blocks
who are outstanding athletes. These
would consider immediately the undergraduate holders of Big Blocks attending University. This would constitute
the Club who would select ten new
men at the end of the year.
This matter has been under consideration for some time and the Men's
Athletic Executive are presenting it
as a possible solution to our letter
awards problem. However the meeting ts called lu such a manner to permit free discussion. It is hoped that
members of Men's Athletic Association will think about the details of
"Letter Awards" before this meeting
to save time in the discussion.
Trusting this will clear up some
misunderstanding regarding this, I
Respectively yours,
Editor of Ubyssey,
Dear Sir:
Regarding the proposed change in
letter awards.
in granting awards we must first
consider for 'what reasons are the
awards to be made. In "Letter
Awards" the reasons suggested were:
For outstanding athletic ability,
judged us a team-man rather than an
Individual star, judged by hts ability
to make the team any year, judged by
men on other teams competing In that
sport; further consideration!) being
training spirit and sportsmanship.
These reasons were selected bocause
an award under such a system would
be appreciated by the wlnnor, honored
by other athletes, and recognized and
respected by everyone. Furthermore
the standard of athletics is unquestionably Judged by the callhro of men to
whom an Institution gives Its highest
athletic award.
If tbe above reasons are those which
wo desire to give our uwards the present system should be changed. Tho
time played should not be the vital
consideration, for the fewer the men
front the previous year, the less seasoned the team will he, and thus n tendency to lower calibre than In other
years, yet there will be a greater number of awards Issued. Under tho pros-
cut system It Is quite possible for do
serving athletes to full to qualify because of Injuries, nnd an undeserving
athlete to qualify for want of better
playei'H, Also t.io granting of big
blocks to certain sports only ls unfair, a man whose athletic ability In
tennis, swimming, boxing, rowing,
golf, etc., ranks him amongst the best
The Editor of the Ubyssey.
near Sir:
In reply to the letter of Horatlus
of the last tesue perhaps a few things
for his enllghtment might not be out
of place.
(1) Two bouncers wore not "hlrod
aud paid to help out thoso without
One doorkeeper for tho senior ball
was Instructed to keep out gate
crashers, who were not bona fide
members of tha senior year. The
class president has not "failed lamentably" In admitting a member of the
senior year who has paid class fees.
(2) Any objections to the draw
should have been made by a member of the class at the time of the
draw and not after the senior party
by some knocker hiding behind a
(8) How crashing Hi-Jinks subtracts from the executive ability of
the President or reflects on the other
members of tho executive Horatlus
fails to explain.
If Horatlus is a member of the
Senior Class and Is expressing a
general opinion It would bo well to
call a meeting to determine the attitude of the class. If Horatlus Is
not a membor of the Senior year could
we be so humble as to suggest that
he permit us to handle our own at
JOSEPH E. MORSH, Arts '29.
HAROLD  MAHON, Arts '29.
According to a letter received by
President Kllnk, from the University
of Edinburgh, a considerable number
of suitable rooms ln University Hall,
Edinburgh, will be available for Canadian gentlemen who wish to see Scotland during Vacation.
These rooms are arranged as study
bedrooms with hot and cold water on
each floor, They are situated in strategic locality for visiting places of
historic Interest and are quite modern.
Tho intea are extremely reasonable
and special arrangements can be made
for those who wish to tako classics
at the University.
Complete Information may bo obtained from the Registrar.
The Ubyssey suggest* to Its
readers that they save their
ooples of tht flnanoe report until Friday for purposes of reference at the Alma Mater meeting.
LOST— Valuable Eoonomlos and
History notes, taken from Arts Men's
Common Room, Friday February 8.
Will person who took them please return them to tbe book store Immediately.
Harry Warren, U. B. C. Rhodes
echolar now at Oxford, In a letter to
Ross Tolmie makes a strong appeal
to the Universities of the Dominion to take their proper share ln the
activities of the League of Nations.
Warren Is chairman of the Dominion Sub-Committee, which Is affiliated
with the British Universities League
ot Nations Society, and which has
for its purpose the formation ot
League ot Nations Societies in the
various Universities of the Dominions
nnd India. With the best Interests
of Canada, and more particularly
British Columbia, In mind Warren
makes tho suggestion (hat he nominate Mr. Tolmie for the chairmanship of the Dominions Bub-Committee
to succeod himself in order thnt this
University may have tho honor of
being represented In the highest office of the committee during two successive years.
This Is the letter:
Dear Tolmie,
Congratulations! I am sending
this to you personally because I am
anxious that B. C. should be the first
to take her place among Canadian
Universities in this reoent development.
In this connection would you like
me to nominate you for the Committee as my successor? I would be only too glad to do so and it would be
nice to seo B. C. representing Canada for two years In succession.
The Conferences at Geneva are
well worth while and I recommend
you to try and work me ln during
your Btay In Oxford.
I follow all the University news as
ulosely as I can and a U. B. C. success means as much to me as it does
to any of you I
Best wishes for success
Yours sincerely.
In a statement accompanying the
letter Warren outlines the work of
the Dominion Sub-Committee. It consists of representatives from Canada,
New Zealand, Australia. Irish Free
State. South Africa, and India. The
manifest interest taken in International affairs by students from the
Dominions studying In Europe suggested that students at home might
tako a similar interest if the op-
nortunltv for study presented itself.
The real reason for the formation of
the Committee was quite different
howover. It was. in Warren's words,
In response to "an international demand that Dominion students should
take their place beside the students
of the other countries In the world
In their activities relating to the
League of Nations,"
Accordingly the Dominion Sub-
Committee, formed by and affiliated
with the British Universities League
of Nations Society, has begun its
work of arousing student Interest in
the League. The first nten Is "to
get. Into touch with some body In the
universities of each Dominion, which
will concern Itsolf, either wholly or
In part, with the League nf Nations."
The next step would be tho formation of a National Universities League
of Nations Socletv, similar to the
Hrltlsh Society In Kngland. This
national body would be affiliated
with the Federation Universale International pour la 8oclete des Nations, which Is a central, international
organization with which all student
societies rendering support to the
League are affiliated.
These steps, besides being desirable in themselves, appear to Involve
tho honour of the Dominions. At a
recent meeting of the Federatlonal
Universale International the British
Leaugue Society was asked if it
could take steps In getting the representation of the Dominions ln the
Federation International. In velw of
the fact that all the large countries
as well as some very small countries
send delegates to the Federation International, and also that the Dom-
Inons sond delegates to the League
of Nations Itself, it was pointed out
that the Dominions have no official
student support In the activities of
the League. Therefore unless the
Km pirn wishes to appear deficient lit
a desire for Universal Peace In the
eyes of the world It ls necessary
that the steps outlined be undertaken. Warren closes his statement,:
"We do know that the Interest we
feel In this subject lis shared by
lnrge numbers of other Dominion
studentH lu Europe; and we hope
that a similar Interest exists In the
universities of tho Dominions, nnd
that this appeal may find some response."
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Columbus, Ohio. — "Resolved. Thnt
Fraternities and Sororities at State
Universities Should bo Abolished."
This ls the subject that Indiana and
Ohio State co-eds will debate shortly.
Ohio Slate's affirmative team goes to
Indiana and the negative debates in
the Chapel.
Interesting arguments thai will be
advanced by the affirmative team ut
Indiana rollow:
Miss Whitney Is non-sororlty girl
but both Miss Hollimbaclmr and Miss
MeCall are members of Kappa l>«»ltu
Sorority. Miss Ilolttnlmchei' says. "I
am convinced that we are boiler off
without them. Undoubtedly ll every
one had made as thorough a study oi
the subject as we have Ihey would
be Just as convinced as we are now.
"One of Ihe most important,points
we are stressing Is that un account ol
fraternity life there are three important groups harmed, the student who
Is a fraternity member, the student
who Is not a fraternity member, ami
the University itself," sho said.
"The non-fraternity man tends to
develop an Inferiority complex, and
to feel very much out of things. Ho
also finds It difficult to get Into any
worth while organizations and finds
all Imoprtant offices and duties filled
by fraternity people," she said.
Syracuse Dean Raps
Modern College dirt
Although the modern college girl
ls intelligent, cultured, capable and
industrious, she Is not a great success as a home-maker, wife aud mother.
This opinion Is one advanced by
Prof. Annie Louise MacLeod, dean ot
the college of home economics at Syracuse university.
"Young women must change their
attitude toward domesticity -before
they oan be happy and efficient in their
homes, declared Professor Macleod at
a recent convention of the American-
Sociological Society in Chicago.
"Tbe college girl Is not trained to
take her place as a wife and mothor.
All her Interest and ambition in college Is directed away trom the homo.
"Intelligent lyoung women resent
the implication that they are only fit
to cook the meals and wash the dishes.
We can't go back to the days of our
grandmothers, but the thing to do Is
to learn to go forward. In my opinion we need three new programs iu
women's education.
"First education adapted to the
triple demand made upon the women
of the present, as a citizen, an individual and a family builder. Secondly, the eradication of the stigma of
inferiority connected with the home."
Oregonlan Council Asks
Ideas and Criticism
Oregon 8tate Barometer—
"Suggestion Week," a period for
constructive criticism of u"ny phase
of student activity by students and
faculty members, has been scheduled
for this week by Grant McMillan, student body president. Thla Is the llrst
time that such a project has been
used on this campus and It ls believed
to be entirely new to Pacific coast
Criticism Wanted
This step was taken tn au endeavor
to give students who have helpful
criticism of any phase of studont government, activities, student officials
and procedure a chance to voice their
opinions to those who are in a position to carry them out. Many valuable and constructive Ideas and plans
for student government have been
lost because the students feel that
they cannot be heard, believes McMillan. As a result they express themselves to a few and the ideas are lost.
Harvard Survey Shows |Stog3^&0„
ValUe Of AthletiCS Peace fact
The Harvard Alumni Hulletln brings
forth some Interest Ing figures on the
question of whether uu athletic at Harvard Is it belter student than the uon
Mtlitele. A most exliiiusllve report and
study of this question, was made by
Assistant I'ioIohhoi' Hneildeii oi tin-
llaivniil (ii'itduiile Heboid ol' Kiliicit
Tlie subjects of the study were un
Mill   IIH'lllle M   Ol'   Ilie  flliHS  III    IH.'l,   I"
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mul cm tying ll Iln ninth III-* ^ It'll tie
.1.1  li w  nn mlieiM uni  their degn , -
It   MUM   Intlliil   Hull   lllcl'e  Were  Illll   illll
ii h"i  Ml d   filif,   liini allileleS.
I'(tne.-I 'uIiik lie in II  wits Idlllid Iluii
I.  Mine   nililiii s   i;r,ii|i|!iled,   Kl   per
(i"ii   nl' iln> nihil h, gelling Ihclr tic
v., i I'M,   U Idle   i1111>    liS   per   Ce||l.   Ill   llll
in ii nliili h ,i in i|i:li ed I belli,
..  The    athletes    HM'Mtged    N.Ol    S"
im,-leis I'or Ihe lime ol' griuluiilitm lo
Ilie    S.li;    SelneSlel'.-l    I i'<|Ull'Ull    b>     llll
3. Filly per colli, of Ihe lllhleles III
some lime during their college curci
wire on "pro" lo the 19 per cent, o!
Hie uon athletes who were on probation.
-I. The al'hlotes unrolled for sllffer
course I ban did the non-Athletes and
also took a greater amount of work.
The athlete averaged 4.16 courses per
semester while Ihe non-athletes averaged only 4.41 per semester.
5. The non-athlete gained a higher
average In his studies than did the
Professor Sneddon in reporting to
the Carnegie Foundation stated thnt
no laudation or Indictment of athletics
could be based on this study.
Another interesting fact brought out
by Professor Snedden showed that of
the 16 sports considered, the football
players had by fat the lowest average
whllo the crew men were at the head
of the list.
Kliinlonl University, Palo Alto,
—•(P. I. P.)-- "The honor system Is not based on Ihe right prlii
ciple."  Imvld tftuir Jordan, president
' "iiei ii ii- nf Niiiiiioiil, ili'cl'iivil In an
Inn nli-\v in tin Dally nn Ilie occasion
ni lil.-i "Mli blilltdiiy. "ll is not human
n.iiui'i   lor Hiuileiiis lo 11'silly agnlnsl
inn'  itiinllier."
Dr. .linden li.lleven Ihat prole.hoih
eillilli'l   JllHlly   ij,\|n el   Hi  lilt\ i    hllllli Ills
!nl:i    mi   i vinirnii ii-n   nnd   IK"   up   lo
Ml ll (Ml I il I << Ut r. .Ilnl l lllll'M (li ihe much
In iMhil liiiiini   .»> -inn.
In   Ihe   Sllllii'   lllli'l \ lew    lie   V, ll.t  l|IH'S
iin < i| in. In hln \ i.■ \\ -i on the Midloitg
I', i i i' Pllfl tdglleil ivcenily by the
I   llilril  NIllli'S.
It   \wi . one of Ihe greiiiivd  things
i\ hli Ii   he 4   |iii|i|'i te il "  i'i iilleil.
"I dnii'l In Ih ve ll lo be a back
(lour lo Ilie League ol Nations. The
bin l< iiiini', like the front door Is always open."
Approval of a new two-year curricula In agriculture and home economics lu addition to the present four-
your degree courses wuh given yesterday by the college board of regents In
the regular January meeting. President W. J. Kerr was authorized to arrange details of such curricula and
submit thorn to the statu board of
highor curricula at Us noxt mooting.
Failure to earn a grade of C or
bettor In two-thirds of his studies
automatically drops a student trom
the University, No student who has
been dropped twice before may be
re-admitted except in special cases.
For College Men
Arguments were presented for and
against tho system ou the basis that
ln certain cases machinery tor Its
enforcement Is necessary and when
this situation arises it Is really not an
honor system at all. Dean Meckel of
the University of Missouri concurred
in this opinion, saying that a roal
honor system should not require a
system of supervision and detection
but that the punishment should come
In the depreciation of the fineness of
the character of the student violating It.
The second division of the discussion decided that the honor system is
an asset to the educational world and
its advantages far outweigh Its disadvantages. Recognizing tho values
of the system the N. S. F, A. was requested to encourage and aid colleges
and universities to Improve their
honor systems If they hud (Item and
where the H\stem does not exist It
was suggested to lend aid 111 helping
establish  It.
Tho problems of the honor systems
vary with Institutions in different
sections of the country and some
schools limit their systems to a few
major problems as cheating, bundling
of library books and the care of university property, whllo In other colleges It includes matters pertaining
to honesty In any phase of college life.
Dalhousle Inaugurates Radio
Dalhousle has taken another forward
step. It has Inaugurated a course of
University Extension Lectures by
radio. A series of addresses will be
broadcast over C. H. N. 8. at 10 p.m.
each Monday. Nova Kcotlans havo already expressed their appreciation of
this opportunity to listen tn with profit. 	
Manitebaas Carry off Rifle Trophy
rifle team of the Canadian Officers'
Training Corps of this University has
again won the Inter-Univorslty Trophy with a score of 744. While the
shooting was not us good as that of
last year, members of the unit, were
in no way disappointed in tho result.
Students at the University of Kansas
found a unique way of getting a vacation recently. Bach morning, as the
flu doctor made bis rounds through
fraternity houses, the boys proceeded
to pour hot water down the throats of
their pledges. Ah u result, the number
of students running temperature* was
so startling that college was dismissed
for a period of 10 days.
Physics Prof— Kx plain Hie mechanism of the electric bell,
Student- Alternating current must
be used in the electric bell. Ah the
current runs through the coll a mug-
net Is formed which pulls over the
hammer to strike the bell. Ah alternating current Ih used, vhen the fur-
rent flows In the opposite direction the
polarity of the magnet Ih reversed, and
Toronto Co-eds Ridicule
Uniform Hosiery Plan
"Ridiculous!" was the unanimous
opinion of Varsity coeds when they
read the note In yesterdays' "Varsity"
concerning an edict issued by the
Dean of Women In Arizona, that all
women should wear uniform hosiery.
That It would be quite Impractical up
here In this land of changeable
weather was agreed.
"It la bad enough as It Is to begin
a mild day with silk stockings, and bo
caught In a blizzard before you reaCh
home again," ventured one mttlden.
That II would Influence one's whole
dress ciixcmhlc appears Inevitable and
Milady craves variety. "The Varsity"
elicited the following comments concerning Hie SUb|ei":t.
Kllju Ttilleken 11Pol. He,-"Why nol
uniform hosiery? And uniform legs,
1)1). II Modems   "Decidedly impossible.    It wouldn't be arils!Ic."
L. While 11 Modern Hint. — "Tim
permits will agree-bul will Ihe boys?"
Th') light of every soul burns upward, but w« are all candles In the
the hammer Is forced away again. This] wind; and due allowance must be
process repeated very rapidly rings tho made for atmospheric disturbances.--
bell. Geo. Meredith.
Students Invited by Medical Man
"How to add years lo your life and
Hie  lo your years,"  l.-i Ilie subject   of
ll series III hl'lel lectures to be given
ut ii public community health iiieeiiii..;
in the Hotel Vancouver ballroom Feb.
Ti. al s p.m.
An unusual feature on Ihe piojjriiin
will be the presentation of one ol the
most marvellous productions of the
day, a motion picture demonstrating
the entire process of digestion of tbe
food in the human body. This will
bring the meeting lo a close at ten
o'clock sharp.
His Honor It. Randolph Ilruce, Lieu
tenant-Governor of Urltlsh Columbia,
has kindly consented to give tin opening address of welcome to the visitors, following which Hie program
will commence promptly at X o'clock.
Dr. Bowman Crowell, director of
Clinical Research In the College, will
speak on "Seven Wonders of Medicine;" Dr. M. T. MacHuchern, formerly superintendent of the Vancouver
General Hospital and now director of
Hospital activities lu the College, will
tn Ik on "Choosing Your Hospital;"
the cancer problem will be dealt with
by Dr. llurton J. Lee, Professor of
Clinical Research, Cornell University
and a recognized authority on this
.subject, who will tell of the advances
made In the treatment of ibis disease.
The Rev. (.'. H. Moullmer. S.J., executive olllcer of ihe Catholic Hospital
Association of America, n brilliant
speaker, will give an address entitled
"Men, Medicine and Money." Mr.
Robert Jolly, Past President of the
Protestant Hospital AHioclatlon or
America, and Superintendent ot the
HiiptlKl Hospital of Houston. Texas,
will speak on "The Dividends of Hospitals."
All those who are Interested In
IteallIt problems will be attracted by
this series of brief but highly Interesting iiinl Instructive talka. and a record attendance ls expected for the
night of Wednesday, February 27.
Tho crew neck sweater is the most popular
style worn by young men. The sweaters
are shown in the cardigan knit style and
made from finest of pure wool yarns.
Plain black each - - - - $4.7 5
Black, trimmed with white #5. J50
Hastings, at Homer
f he Nrui ©rpheum Cafe
We feature a NOONDAY LUNOH for 60c. that is hard to equal.
Private Banquet Boom for Parties from IS to 120.
University Book Store
Houn: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Loose-Leaf Note Boob, Exercise Books and Scribblers
at Reduced Prices
Graphic and Engineering Paper, Biology Paper.
Loose-Leaf Refills, Fountain Pens and Ink.
Pencils and Drawing Instruments.
Crepe Paper for Masquerades, etc.
Arts 2-T-S
University ef Toronto Represented MacLean's Maga
zine during the Vacations of
his "Year" as well as in 1926
and 1927. He made a financial
success of the work, and is
now permanently employed with
the House of MacLean's as
District Sales - Manager for
Canadian Homes & Gardens
and May-Fair.
Men with a real objective in
life should investigate our proposition for Sumner Sales work.
It will pay them big dividends
for their Vacation-months.
The work is Congenial—Territory can be Arranged—Reasonable
Salary   and Actual Traveling Expenses Guaranteed.
You wtU vaeeira trUnlnf tn yonr own loctOUyi with ft tMmpetea*
also   PAID
15.1 University
ll'rile—for  particulars diiii
Britiah Columbia Office
312 Medical Arts Building     -     •
PHONE: Doug. 2003
on   Production
Ave,, Toronto
MERIT ONLY February 12, 1929.
Your enjoyment of
"movies" depends
on your eyes — If
you always have
headaches or eyestrain at the movies
vour eyes need attention. Enjoy the
"movies" better by
having your eyes
fitted with correct
lenses, prescribed
by our optometrist.
Phone for an appointment.
Mcleod's Barber Shop
562 Dtinsmnir Street
(Pociflo Btago Depot)
Hudson's Bay Company
Research Fellowship
The above fellowship, of the annual
value of $1,500.00, tenable at the University of Manitoba, in any brunch of pure
or applied aclenco, i>|ien tn KnulmitcM of
any Canadian I'nlverstty, will be Idled
for 1D2SI about May Int. A|ipllriitl<mH
should be In the hands of Ilie IteglHtrar
of Manitoba t'lilverslty, Winnipeg, Manitoba, by April twt. Kurtliev purtlcuttti'H
on appileutlen. Address:
_ THB RBOISTltAR, University of
Manltabo, Wlanlptgr, Manitoba-
Golf Clubs
Badminton Rackets
Skating Equipment
You Save Money at
George Sparling
Doug. 4131 718 &OBSOK ST.
Evening Dress
Gentlemen who wish to attend meetings or "functions"
where Evening Dress is considered de riguevr can be
accommodated at the Parisian
Costumers (opposite the Gros-
venor Hotel on Howe Street)
for tbe modest sum of $2.50
per evening Shirts, Ties,
and Collars extra.
Only One Address
Parisian Costumiers
841 HOWE ST.
Opposite Grojvenor Hotel
Phone. Sey. 8499
«M«*M-"IH«'**..-M-»"IN#_, .
"You've got nothing on me,"
remarked the exam paper to the
8ays May Chrlstlson, "The
proof of the galley Is In the reading."
The Victoria Invasion
If they hed cot** •-       fo visit
- and pley rugby
-- grtss hockey
-and oolf
and U chance,
like thii.
We /nieht have caJ/*^ ^hem real " Yic for fans
* Litany Coroner
If I should seek a maiden's lap,
Oh who should say inn nny:
It would not be so great mishap
If I should seek u maldon's lap,
When I am bunging on a strap,
And 'tis tho broadest day,
If I should seek it maiden's lap
Oh, who should say mo nuy.
While riding on a bus
'lis hard to love mankind,
For many seek to raise a fuss
While riding on a bus.
So if you do not like a muss,
You're very sure to find,
While riding on a bus,
'Tls hard  to love mankind.
What People
Are Saying
...Ernie  Aekerly—What,  What?
Erie North—Now, it will be
sure to be a very interesting development.
Byron Edwarda— Since we
have decided to do this
Nick Abramson— If I make
this move and chock, then If I
didn't ■■-
Doc Seclflewick     Piffle!
Prof. Robertson    Isn't It'.'
Geology Profs. In chorus—In
geology a million years Is a
Blight lapse of time.
Percy Henderson—Lisaen fellows —
Mr. John Urquhart Coleman,
Eaq.~ Well, onnyhow—I'll be
Begin' yuh!
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The Evans Evanescence
Let us emote for you
U. B. G.
Alleged Jokes
Vernon:  "Say the words that will
mean Heaven or Hell to me."
Winnie:  "Aw, go jump off a roof."
• *    *
Kay: "Oh, you Scotch are too slow."
Malcolm:   "Er,   I'm   afraid   I  don't
grasp you."
Kay:  "Yes, that's just it."
* *    *
Masculine: Do yon know. I fool like
a fool in a tux."
Feminine: "So Annabelle was telling ne." — Kx.
* •    *
Father (speaking to prospective son-
in-law): The man who gets my
daughter will get a  prize.
Prospect: May I see lt please?
• *    •
Fisher: "Why don't you put on your
Clayton: "I can't. I got a book In
one hand and it won't go through tbe
• *    «
Sho   (demurely):   Do  you   consider
my legs long?"
Kenneth: "Yes, whenever possible"
• »    ♦
"How  big  ls  a  tugboat?"
"What kind of a tugboat?"
"Oh, a bin ono."
"How  big?"
* *    *
"My sister just got a swirl hob,"
"That's nothing;   mine got u  Flex-
lbl\   Flyer."
* •    *
Some people wonder what tho Mormon wedding ceremony Is like, it's
something like this:
Preacher (to groom): Do yon lake
those women to be your lawfully
wedded   wives?
(irooin:   I   do.
Preacher (to brides): Do you take
this man to he your lawful wedded
Prides:  We do.
Preacher: Some of you girls there
Inthe back will have to speak louder
If you want to  be Included  In  this,
If you
To take away
Our Librarian comma
Our beloved
Cafeteria comma
Litany Coroner comma
And alas exclamation mark
Our common common-room comma
Our Janitors coma
Our Lily Pond comma
And all that
Lies therein comma
And our Mabel
Or Maybelle comma
And the
And the
Quotation marks Pub. quotation marks
And the Editor-in-chief coma
And the other Fratmen comma
And the Murphies' comma
And the News Manager
And the Chess Hoom semi-colon
Where tho
Would tho
Muck Page be
Question mark
What People
Are Thinking
Victoria Defeat*
Senior 'B' Women
(Continued from Page 1)
the third quarter. Lots Tourtellotte,
after much hard playing scored Varsity's basket making the score at the
end of the third quarter 14-6 for Victoria.
The last quarter was thrilling. Viotorla, despite Varsity's effects to
withstand the attack, put on a final
spurt and chalked up eight more
points. Although the co-eds were
mostly on the defensive, Lois Tourtellotte managed to get the ball down
to the visitors end of the field and
passed it to Ella Hardy who scored
a neat basket. When the final whistle
blew the Victoria team was far in
the lead with a score of 22-8.
The team for Varsity was: Lois
Tourtellotte (2), Helen Magulre (2),
Wllma Watson (2), Ella Hardy (2),
Clara Mercer, Kay Kldd, Muriel
Theteam for Victoria;  Ruth Fields.
(6), Cecilia Hnmesley, Jessie Edward
(4),  Gladys  Stipe,  Agnes  Lang   (2),
Alice Code  (10).
I am a hockey player. Dut things
were not always thus; I was once a
respected member of tho community.
Like all social outcasts there Is another person In my and tale of woo,
He wits the opposing bare-back, or
something like that. I hadn't played
the game before but it looked very
simple. As a matter of fact I did very
well because my girl friend Maybelle
said so! Well, anyhow—this other
man checked me all over the Ice but
finally I shot from the aad llne( it
was a blue ono of a deep ultramarine
color) and the big fat man with the
big stick let lt go right past. He
seemed rather surprised. I guess I
was too fast for him,
However the man who puts us on
and takes us off took me off. I think
maybe because the fat man had a
sweater like mine they didn't like it.
Maybe they were jealous of me.
I really think I obtained my position
(not the ono I am usually in when on
the ice) by my ability to shoot down
the ice and gain goals by the law of
I Hat in the little box Cor some time
with three other follows but got tired
after a while and decided to Join In
again. Nobody liked it though and
two men took me :>ff brutally. They
were quite nice to me afterwards and
told me not to worry ns the nlco man
with some sort of u wagon would be
along in u minute. It was nice to
think of getting a ride home. I knew
that the people appreciated my playing   for  the   college.
However I had to wait too long as
the car had to come- all tho way from
New Westminster so I went homo
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A bod coliiipHod at ono of the fraternity houses about 11 o'clock tast night.
Fortunately, lt happened early and
not everyone was In bed yet. As tt
happened, only eight were Injured.
The most rjp-todate
Typewriter on the
Market—Compact as
a Watch.
A very Special Pries to
Varsity Students
Exceptionally Easy Terms.
Campus Representative:
Arts '29
Phono, Doug, 2785-K
February 12,1929.
(Continued from Page 1)
four years be presented to the students and the need for rigid economy
be Impressed upon them.
(b) That until a surplus is built
up the attitude to finance be, not
"Should we do this," but rather:
"Can we afford to do this."
We recommend: (i) That the Alma
Mater Society be placed first in all
matters of finance.
(b) That more responsibility should
be taken by the Clubs and the Organisations In matters of nuance, as
they have more detailed knowledge
at their disposal, than Council.
(o) That after a member of any
executive presents the case of the
subsidiary body which he represents,
he shall act as an unblnsed member
of that executive.
We recommend: (a) That more attention should be given to money
making enterprises.
(b) That moro advantago should
be taken of the money making possibilities of teams, etc., which have
a reputation.
(6)   AOVICE
We recommend: (a) That more
encouragement should be given to
people to give advice, constructive
criticism, etc, In particular the past
executive, the Alumni, the Faculty,
and the people from other Universities.
• We recommend: (a) That students
must attend 50% of the Alma Mater
Meetings to hold tholr franchise to
vote, either ln meetings or ln elections.
(b) That the percentage present of
each olass be published.
(c) That Alma Matei MeetingB be
better advertised.
(d) That a definite attempt be
made to have all lectures cancelled
while an Alma Mater Meeting Is in
(e) That no other student activity be on while an Alma Mater Meeting is In progress, and that the posting of signs for Alma Mater Meeting
automatically cancels all other student activities while the meeting is
In progress,
(f) That there be a meeting in
the Spring as well as the Fall, to discuss policy.
(g) That the policy be more specific.
(h) That policy be published before the Meetings.
(i) That there should be more discussion of policy at the Alma Mater
M Afitlnfffl
(J) That the individual parts of
the policy should be presented and
discussed separately.
(k) That the sending of any delegate to a convention, or the holding
ot a convention here should be
'brought up before the A. M. 8.
(1) That the reports of Conventions
be published.
(ml That all unbudgeted expenditures exceeding $300 should be voted
on by the students. If lt Is not convenient to bold a meeting, a notice of
this expenditure be published leaving
room for objectors to sign: if more
than fifty sign within twenty-four
hours the mutter must be brought before a special  meeting.
Wo recommend: (a) Thnt more
copies of Council's Minutes be posted.
(b) That dissenting members to
any vote be placed  thereon.
(c) That each Organization post
a copy of Us approved minutes.
We   recommend:    (a)   That   more
emphasis  be  placed  on   tbe  training
of executives.
(b) That the Outgoing Executives
and Council, tnke a more active part
in elections, particularly in nominations.
(c) That It be pointed out that
elections are for business positions,
and they are not popularity contests.
(d) That tho platforms of successful candidates be filed.
(e) That more definite election
ruling be laid down.
(f) That a'l executives be listed
in Council with position, phone number, etc.
(fl)    80CIAL   DIRECTOR
We    recommend:    (a)    That,    the
Junior Member become a social director with the Mamooks as nn executive.
We   recommend:    fa)   That   more
attention   bo  given   to   the   Mnniooks
(b) That the executive consists
of: (1) President; (2) Vice-President;
(3) Treasurer; (I) Yell King; (H)
Chief Sign Man; (fi) Head of the
Greater U.B.C. Committee; and Head
of the Tradition Committee; (7i Re
presontatlve of tho Publications
(c) That the members shall be
the ticket sellers, yell leaders, members of the Tradition Committee and
the Greater U. B, C. Committee, and
Kf &> tl &8T P 7*B
(d) That Chief Sign Man be appointed by Council on the recommendation of the Outgoing Chief
Sign Painter and the Sooial Director.
That he be in charge of all notice
boards. That he post all notices and
signs save those of Council, and remove all notices when obsolete, also
those which are not to standard form.
All signs must meet with his approval with regards to both form and
(f) That a Committee be appointed to look into Traditions, under thu
Mamooks Club,
(g) That the Mamooks Club shall
conduct a Greater V. Ii. ('. Committee,
whose primary object shall ho to
give a contact with tho outside public,
(Particularly to Interest tho High
School StudentH In our University.
Thoy will aid new students in registering in the Fall and in Rotting
them started in some branch of Student activity. In brief to be ambassadors of good will to create a stronger union between newspapers, outside
public and our University.)
(h) That the Mamooks Club stage
Initiation. An attempt be made for
all expenses for the same to be covered by a charge at the Frosh Reception.
(1) That the Mamooks Club prepare a report to be followed in the
publication ot a better Handbook.
(j) That the Mamooks Club stage
Homecoming and make It pay enough
to cover their expenses for the year.
We    recommend:    (a)    That    the
President of A.  M.  S.  take definite
steps to curb undeslred publicity In
the Newspapers.
(b) That no person be permitted
to explain the actions of the Alma
Mater  Society  without  authority.
(c) Thnt members of the A. M. S.
be responsible for news or articles
which they have inserted in the
newspapers regarding the University.
(12)    PILES
We   recommend:    (a)   That  Council's File shall be the permanent file.
(b) That the permanent file be
under lock, with keys in hands of the
Secretary, Treasurer, and  President.
(c) That all Agreements, Permits,
Budgets, Reports, etc., be typewritten
on plain white paper of standard
(d) That they be dated, signed,
and the name and the position typewritten below.
(e) That a standard form for
each report be drawn up, and this
adhered to.
(f) That there be no verbal understandings.
(g) That only one side of the
paper by typed on.
(h) That the last year's File be
kept In Council Office, and those of
the previous years In a Are proof
li) That an attempt be made to
reorganize past files to give a more
complete record.
(j) That the Organization (lies
consist of the Club Files.
(k) That they be on plain yellow
paper and exact copies of Council's
(1) That Ihey contain the last
year's   file.
(in) That Organizations save fl 1,>h
for two years only.
(a* That Organization Files be accessible  to  the  .Students.
We recommend:   (a) That all agreements   be   made   with   tho   A.   M,   S.
through   Council,  and  not   with   the
individual Club.
(b) That wherever possible the
University and the other party sign
to  the  same  agreement.
(c) That the Manager of the Club,
the President of the Organization,
and the Treasurer all sign for the
(d) That there be no verbal agreements.
(e) That tbe Original Agreements
be kept In the permanent File under
"Agreements," und the copy under
the name of the Club.
(f) That proposed agreements go
before the Organization, tiie Finance
Committee,  and  Council.
(g) That Agreements bo numbered   consecutively.
(h) That agreements hold for one
year only.
We recommend: (a) That complete budgets containing all proposed
expenditures and prospective receipts
In detail, save for Chiiniploitshlp
Onmes,  be submitted.
|b) That a proposed budget be
drawn up by the Outgoing Executive
using as a basis their expenditures
unil  receipts.
(c) That the Incoming Executive
discuss this and bring It before their
club tit the Full.
(d) That the manager of the Club
In preparing the budgets should collaborate with the Curator In selecting goods, getting specifications and
exact quotations on  prices
(e) That Budgets go before Organization, and Council, and require
a two-thirds vote to pass Council.
to pass Council.
(f) That the total budget for
each Club be submitted to the A.M.S.
for adoption.
(g) That goods, trips, etc., though
granted on a budget and later found
unnecessary can be cancelled by
Council on advice of Treasurer.
(h) That additional Budgets be
treated very severely,
I) That in granting Budgets not
only the need be considered but also:
the financial standing of the Club,
the Student Interest, tho outside Interest, tho strangth of tho team this
year compared with last year and
the standing then, the equipment of
tho teams with which they are competing, the chance of the activity
developing into nn Intemdloglateonu,
in brief, to concentrate on activities
which will develop Into desirable
ones, also those which will develop
financially und be able to help carry
tho other activities.
(J) That there be two white copies
for the permanent file, one white for
tho Cure tor, and one yellow for the
Organization file.
Wo recommend: (a) That a definite sum of money be budgeted as expenses for coaches.
(16) PERMIT8
We recommend: (a) That to stage
any game, activity or function which
involves the name of the University,
permission must first be obtained
from the parent organization and
(b) That applications for permission contain full information as to
time, place, participants, players, financial arragements, managers, etc.
(c) That entire League Schedules
be presented at one time.
We recommend (a) That a proposed activity report for the following
year be drawn up by the Outgoing
executive, and discussed by the Incoming Executive in the Fell; and
be presented along with the Budget.
(b) That after each game, function, or activity In which the University is a participant a detailed report of same be submitted by the
Manager, That there be one white
copy of the report for Council File,
nnd one yellow for Organization File.
We recommend (a) That a financial report be turned in for every
game function or activity ln which
the university ls a participant and
which Involves finances.
(b) That these be signed by the
manager and by some other officer
directly connected with the activity.
(c) That the number of the check
be Inserted thereon.
(d) That receipts for all expenditures accompany the report.
fo) That it bo presented to the
Organization and Council, In turn.
(f) That any member of the A.
M, S. be shown, on request, the financial report of any activity.
(g) That there be one white copy
for Council Files, and one yellow for
Organization   Files.
(hi That each month the Club
Treasurer present a financial report
of activities
ti) That the organization Hnanclul
manager check the Monthly Financial
Report of the Club with the ledger,
and present a monthly financial report of his  Organization.
(j) That the Treasurer check tho
Monthly Financial Reports of the
Organization and present a monthly
financial report of the A. M. S.
(k) That the Treasurer of each
Club present an Annual Financial
Report  of bis Club.
(I) That the Treasurer of an Organization shall chock the Club reports, and present, an Annual Financial  Report of his  Organization.
(m) That the Treasurer check the
Organization Financial Report for
the year and present an Annual Financial Report of the A. M. S.
We recommend: (a) That other
Universities, particularly those In
Western Canada, be questioned regarding the financing of tho following:
1. Stock   Judging   Teams.
2. Iltilldltig  nnd   maintenance  of
Track  and   Playing  Fields.
3. Director of  Dramatics.
1,     Pbysiclal   Director.
5.     Musical  Director.
We   recommend:     (a)   That   Council limit the rates of commissions on
(hi That no publication be Issued
ou the Cantons save those which
have the permission of Publications
Hoard and Council,
We  recommend:    (a)   That an  attempt be made to have the telephone
system   put  ou  a  city  exchange,
lb)    That   the   University   Author-
ities be asked to co-operate in this
(22)    PURCHA8E8
We    recommend:    (a)    That   the
Curator be responsible to Council for
all purchases.
(b) That requisitions stating specifications and price be necessary for
all purchases charged to the A. M. S.
(c) That these requisitions be issued by the Curator at the direction
of the Treasurer.
(d) That the possibility of the
grouping nf tho following orders be
1. Printing of Ubyssey, Handbook,
Totem, Programs, Tickets, Invitations, etc., and the matter of
grouping this printing with that
of tho University Administration.
2. All Athletic, Class, and Award
3. Athletic  GondH.
4. Office  Equipment,
6.    Medical Supplies.
0.    Halls for dances, etc.
We recommend:    (a) That all expenditures require a two-thirds vote
to pass In Council.
(b) That precedent be considered
as of no binding importance in considering the merit of each expenditure.
(24)    RECEIPTS
We recommend: (a) That tho
Treasurer be responsible for all cash
sales on the Campus.
(b) That the advisability of carrying at least part of the Alma
Mater Fees ln a Savings Account be
looked Into.
(25)   TRIPS
We recommend: (a) That expenses
for exhibition games be cut to a minimum.
(b) That on trips for leaguo games
bare expenses be granted.
(c) That on Championship trips
the team travel as well as It is possible.
(d) That a limit be set per person
per three meals.
(e) That the financial report of
trips be a true report.
(f) That tho travelling managers
have full authority on trips and be
responsible to the A. M. S. for the
actions of the party, and the financing.
(g) That any person away on a
trip In the name of tho University,
be governed by Its rules and regulations from the time they leave, till
they return.
(26)    UNIFORMS
We recommend: (a) That sweaters be given, to no members of
(b)    That uniforms be kept standard from year to year.
We recommend: (a) That admission to any University function may
be refused by responsible parties providing the price of ticket Is refunded.
(b) That Outsiders be kept out of
Varsity Rooting Section particularly
where reduced price ticket.') for students hnve been issued.
(cl    That Council bave jurisdiction
over   ihe   members   of   the   A.    ,M,   S.
with   regards    A    actions    af    games
where the'University is a participant.
We recommend: (a) That we hold
out whenever pc slble for home gate
and pay our own expenses for visiting games.
(20)    BOOKS
We recommend: (a) That all accounts for previous year close on
Mnrch Kith, and that books be audited
before Annual Meeting of that year.
(h) That books be kept uniform
In the various Clubs and from year
to year ln the same club.
(c) That an Auditor go over our
system and give his experienced advice on It.
Proposed Manager System
To Be Discussed By A.M.S.
(Continued from Page 1)
while others are not,    It Is, therefore,
evident  that  a  change   is   needed   In
conducting finance.
We, therefore recommend that adoption of the following system of man
ageinent, which Is similar to those
used In many other universities, Wo
believe It will remedy the chief defects of the present system as pointed
out above, The proposed system pro
vldes for the training or executives,
thus Insuring a consistent treatment
of all financial matters, On the Conn
ell there would be three people who
would have au Intimate knowledge of
each financial matter brought up, viz:
the business manager, the treasurer,
and the president of the organization.
All matters would a'so hnve been
thrashed out twice before being presented to Council, thus saving time
In  Council  meetings.
We recommend that the business
manager be paid because: (1) tha
work involves great responsibility;
(2) it would insure his work being
carried out thoroughly; and (8) lt
would attract the best men to the position.
We recommend: (a) That the head
ot the Manager System be the Bust*
ness Manager.
(b) That he be present at meetings
of Students' Council in capacity of
business advisor.
(c) That he be appointed by tha
Outgoing Council and approved of by
the Alma Mater Society.
(d) That he be at leaBt In his third
(e) Thnt he be bonded.
(f) Thut he supervise all activities,
with regard to flnanco.
(g) That he present all mutters per*
talning to finance at Council Meetings.
(h) That, he shall countersign all
checks Issued by the Alma Mater Society.
(I) That each Organisation have a
Financial Manager who will replace
the present Treasurer,
(j) That the Financial Manager
of the Organisation present all mat*
ters pertaining to flnanco to hla Organization.
(k) That the President ot a Oiub be
the Manager of the flrst team in that
(I) That he be the representative ot
the University to League meetings.
(m) That he have Assistant Man*
agers if necessary.
(n) That all managers be members
of the Alma Mater Society.
(o) That a person manage no more
than one activity.
(p) That managers be responsible
for all equipment taken from the Curator.
(q) That managers be responsible
for the actions of teams which they
manage, and the audience at events
which they stage.
(r) That Financial Managers of organizations be appointed by the Stu*
dents' Council.'
(s) That Assistant Managers be responsible to the President of the Club
who is responsible to the President of
the Organization for general business,
but ln matters pertaining to flnanoe
be responsible to the Financial Manager of the Organization, who is responsible to the Business Manager, who in
turn is responsible to Students' Council.
(t) That the Business Manager be
paid a salary of Two Hundred and Fifty Dollars per college year, and this
be paid in monthly instalments.
We recommend: (a) That he represent the Business Manager in his absence.
(b) That he audit the books of the
subsidiary organizations semi-annually.
We recommend: (a) That he be an
Undergraduate preferably a Sophomore.
(b) That he be appointed by Council on tbe recommendation of tbe Business  Manager.
(c) Thai he receive only the legitimate expenses incurred by his office.
(tl) That he keep a ledger so that
lie can furnish at any time the expenditure of a Club for equipment.
(e) That he Keep a record of all
goods on hand and goods given out.
(f) That he be responsible to the
Business Manager for all buying.
(g) That he be advised by the Managers of teams In the selection of
We recommend: (a) That a Finance
Executive be established.
(b) That the chairman of this executive be tbe Business Manager.
(c) That the executive be composed
of: (1) Business Manager; (2) Treasurer; (3) Curator; (4) Business Manager of Publications; (5) Financial
Manager of Women's Undergraduate
Society; (6)Financial Manager of Men's
Undergraduate Society; (7) Financial
Manager of Women's Athletics; (8)
Financial Manager of Men's Athletics;
(9) Financial Manager of Literary and
Scientific; (10) Financial Manager of
Mamooks Club.
(d) This executive shall discuss in
detail all matters pertaining to finance.
(e) That ln presenting their decisions on all matters pertaining to finance as recommendations for adoption
by Council that the votes for and against be recorded,
We recommend: (a) Thut a committee be appointed to Investigate the
possibility of having the expenses of
Injured Players met by an Insurance
Policy taken out by the Alma Mater
(b) That the players be charged a
iioiii I mil sum for the Insurance thus


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