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Issued Twice Weekly by the Students* Publications Board of The University of British Columbia
VOL. XVII.
VANCOUVER, B. C, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 1934
No. 34
Professor Larsen
Hoojtos. of '38
Plans For Dance Complete
Professor Thorlief Larsen has accepted the post of Honorary President of Arts '38 Professor Larsen,
who ia also connected with the Players Club, was approached by the executive after his name had been suggested by the recent class meeting.
Plans Complete
The executive also arr.ounces that
plans tat the party this evening are
complete^ The Embassy Ballroom
will be the scene of dancing from 9
till 1. Several hundred of the frosh
class will attend, alonj with many
outside visitors. Student;; in other
classes have shown a great Interest
in the affair and the ticket sale is
progressing rapidly.
Entertainment
Cam Smith will be present with
his popular band. Buddy Smith, who
starred at a recent pep meet, will
sing. There are rumoru* going the
rounds to the effect that there will
be a fan dancer and othe* added entertainment in attendance.
Patrons for this, the first party of
the class of '38, will be, Professor
Larsne, Dr. and Mrs. J. U. Davidson,
Dean and Mrs. Buchanan. Dean Bollert.
Pulp and Paper  Art Exhibit
Vocational Talk    Is Excellent
Mr. Killam   Gave   Survey of Dr. Sedgewick Stresses Impor-
Jack Emerson
Will Play At
CoedJPep Meet
Co-ed Tickets On Sale Now
Co-Eds are to stage a pep meeting
Monday noon for the Co-Ed Ball to
be held Friday, March 1.
"-Plans tor tMa^ptffr msetlhf are as
yet both secret and Indefinite, but one
thing is fairly certain, there will be
planty of women, and plenty of pep.
All local talent will be employed.
Symphony
Jack Emerson, with some string
pieces of his orchestra, will be on
hand with the ever-popular symphony "Garnet and the Waitress." It
is hinted that a fashion parade (and
SOME parade) will be presented with
styles from the Ark and since. Artists are very temperamental and refuse to divulge their real names.
Tickets On Sale Now
The Co-Ed Ball, the proceeds of
which go to the Women's Union
Building Fund, has always been a
money-making function. Tickets will
be sold from now on in the caf, and
outsiders may buy tickets at the door.
There will be sixteen dances, though
there will be no printed programmes.
The supper dance will be omitted. As
the Italian Room holds only a limited
number of people who wish to stand
with both feet on the floor, supper
will be served from ten until twelve,
and dancers will dine in relays.
Industry
A very adequate survey of the Pulp
and Paper Industry of Canada prefaced Mr. Killam's lecture on Tuesday noon. Tho number of plants,
exports and a resume of the process
were outlined and coupled with tha
Information that this is the greatest
industry In Canada and at present
employs about 35.000 men.
He mentioned that the accountants
have a difficult task in fixing the
exchange value of their products. Assurance must be obtained that the
government of the Importing country
will accept these commodities and
allow payment for them.
The speaker r.ext considered the
more personal side. Replying to a
question on the satisfaction he derived from his particular business he
stated that ho would gain pleasure
from any occupation for where one Is
working and what one Is doing is
more important that what one might
be doing.
College Men Welcomed
As to the advantages of a University Education Mr. Killam said that
college men are welcomed in the industry although they might at first
be troublesome through lack of experience. Generally college men have
more ability but they need the practical experience. The progress would
be still more rapid if the university
men would mingle more freely with
the other workmen.
Mr. Killam advised those who plan
to do any lab work In the plant to
start In that division at once. However, those who hope to achieve executive positions should start at the
bottom and work up.
In conclusion tills business man outlined several essential qualities for
thesucc/uwfcUniar^ Do to-day's work,
in full fo the best of one's ability;
know something of how the work is
done; be able to work atrreeably with
others and to respect their opinions;
possess self control, honesty and
moral courage.
tance of Technique
The artists who contributed to this
collection are ulive, their work is a
live expression of their emotions and
is distinctly British Columbian in atmosphere — these statements were
made by Dr. G. G. Sedgewick in
opening the exh'bit of pa.ntings and
sketches by local artists, now being
held In the library. Thi3 exhibit will
continue until Tuesday, Feb. 26.
Dr. Sedgewick stressed the technique in a work of art. The artist
works in lines end colours, as the
poet works in rhyme and metre. These
ingredients must be united to form
a harmonious whole, or the painting,
although it may be good advertising,
is not art.
"The Thicket"
The popular professor spoke particularly of two canvasses of Miss
Carr's. One of them was that of a
thicket, in which the lines and the
colouring combined to draw the eye
to a central point of light Dr. Sedge
wick said that some of his friends did
not like this painting because it was
such a thickety thicket, but he himself would not have it otherwise.
The lecturer was enthusiastic over
"Blunden Harbour," a canvass which
represents two tntemic figures against
a background of mountans and sea.
It appealed to Dr. Sedgewick because
it seemed to reveal an emotion felt
by the artist and was in Its Inhumanity distinctly British Columbian.
Besides Mis3 Carr there are two
other Victoria artists represented in
the group: M. S. Maynard and J. L.
Shadbolt. The Vancouver artists,
Varley, MacDonald, Scott and Weston, need little recommendation to
the Vancouver public.
Miss Hembroff, who has recently
come to Vancouver from Victoria,
shows a versatile collection of canvasses. Mr. Parkei exhibits canvasses
painted in California and Paris in addition to local scenes. M*ss Weather-
bee is represented by a collection of
small oil sketches.
Queen to Reign
at Junior Prom
Voting Open To Whole
University
A queen is to be elected for the
Junior Prom, it was derided at an
executive meeting of Arts '36 on
Wednesday noon.
This fortunate young lac'y. who will
be crowned at the prom on March 7
at the Spanish Grill, will be elected
from among a list of eleven candidates. Voting, open to tin whole university, will be done by secret ballot, and a balloj box will be placed
at he foot of ths caf stairs. The votes
will be counted fome time next week.
Queen at Pep Meet
The queen will appear also at a
pep meeting for the prom, the date
of which has nol yet ba?n set. This
custom has long been poular at American institutions of higher learning
and election to this temporary queen-
ship is considered a great, honour.
Though an innovation at U.B.C.,
suggested by H. Housser, treasurer
of the junior class, It Is felt that the
election of a prom queen will greatly
stimulate interest in tho dance and
will probably form a precedent for
later years, In whloh case Arta '36
will claim its full share of credit for
the idea.
Valedictory Gift
Is Senior Problem
International Outlook
Is Subject of Address
Temporary Officers Elected at
Meeting
"Canada and Her International Out-
looR" was the subject jf a radio address over CRCV by Professor F. H.
Soward Thursday noon, broadcasted
under the auspices of the Canadian
Club.
Stand Still
Canadi is ut present in tho throes
of the third phase of thc world depression, and although she is third
among the nations which have shown
some signs of recovery, for the last, the  suggestions
eighth months she has been at a
complete standstill." With this introduction he continue,! cm to point
out that an adoption of ,i new policy
was necessary to overcome the inertia of the depression.
Schools of Thought
Three schools of thought are found
at present in Canada: Imperialist, Isolationist, and Collectivism, Canada
in order to restore International confidence must adopt the l.-.st policy, a
policy of co-operatioa with the
League of Nations in rrcier to pave
the way for national recovery.
In conclusion, he emphasized the
mere "Parochialism" was not
enough. Canacl must be willing to
support a machinery of peace and
as a last resort collective force. In
this way international confidence
would be restored, and the depression would be greatly alleviated.
The students of the senior classes
of all faculties of the university met
on Tuesday noon in Ails 100 to discuss the class pi.rty and the valedictory gift.
A temporary executive was elected
to get estimates of the cost of this
year's graduation party and the cost
and practicability of various valedictory gifts suggested at the meeting.
The temporary president elected at
the meeting was George Sinclair who
took the chair. Other temporary officers elected were: vice-president,
Dorothy McRae; secretary, Kay Milli-
gan, and treasurer, Leo Gansner.
The graduation fee is ¥6.50.
Suggestions for a valedictory gift
included a clock for tho cafeteria, a
new tennis court, and wiring and
other arrangements necessary to improve the audibility for public speaking and stage performances in the
auditorium.
Those selected to find the cost of
for  tho   valedictory
Anti-War Council
Passes New Motions
Free Ticket for Queen
The queen's glory will consist in
other than material things. A free
ticket to the Prom will be the only
mercenary inducement to queenship.
Donna  and  Lorna  Carson  are to
Irun as one "queen."   Votes for the
twins should be cast for "The twins"
or "The Carsons,," and not for Don
or Lorna individually.
Other candidates for the honour
are Vivian McKenzie, Duothy Elliott,
Gwen Pym, Margaret Buchanan,
Louise Farris, Gertrude Grayson,
Molly Wincklcr and Mary Young.
Ruddigore Successful
May Excel Mikado
Alice Rowe as "Rote Maybud" Outstanding
Promises To Be ExceUent When First Night Fright Wears Off
With all the pomp and circumstance of Sullivan's music
and the pageantry of Regency costumes, the Musical Society
again presented their annual Spring Show, Wednesday night
in the University Auditorium, this year "Ruddigore, or the
Witche's Curse."
♦  The whole cast, with the exception
Good Performance
Discussed   Advisability of
Starting Study Group
Alice Rowe, who as "Rose Maybud"
Is giving an excellent performance In
the Musical Societies production,
"Ruddigore."
Mount Waddington
Institute Subject
_ Held Under Auspices of
Alpine Club
gift were Shanamr.n, Racier, and Lut-
treil.
Another senior class meeting will
be held when thc detail* of expenses
and other necessary preliminaries
have been ascertained.
NOTICE
Will the person who so considerately removed Steele's Physical Chemistry and Biophysics frorc. the Chem.
3 lab. last Friday, please leturn it to
same place before next Saturday.
LOST
Probably in basement of Library—
a cardboard box containing gym
strips—white blouse, shorts, and running shoes. Finder please return to
Lost and Found or Estei'e Mathieson.
At the meeting of tne anti-war
council Friday frflernocn in Arts 103,
two main motions we.'.% passed.
(1) That all motions to come before mass meetings in the luturo must
be published at least five clays before tho meeting.
(2) That several members of the
council shall fo;m a study group with
a view to going out and speaking on
specialized topic.?. Member shall study
a certain aspect of the peace question
and be prepared to give talks on htat
aspect. Those on the committee for
this project are: George Cockburn,
Jean Fraser, Peter Disney, and Lex
McKillop, the chairman.
Discussion
There was a great deal of debate
over both motions. Cyril Chave said
that "a study group spelt tha beginning of the end of the anti-war
movement. We need action," he said,
"this council will slowly pass away
like its ' forerunners if it starts a
study group."
George Cockburn: "We needn't be
afraid of passing out if we follow
up our study with speaking. That
is action "
Chave: "Why not ha v.* everybody
here join the Student League to get
a different idea on the thmg."
Regarding the other resolution, Peter Disney said that "people don't
need five clays to find out why they
belong to an organization."
C.O.T.C. Question
The C.O.T.C. resolution is still re-
verberating   in   the   hall3   of   peace.
George  Dolsen   stated  that  the  motion,  and the way  in which  it  was
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Faculty Like Idea
Of Extended Noon
For Physical Ed.
Hi Jinx Netted Profit
of Rose Maybud, suffered from a natural first-night nervousness, which,
however, did not prevent the show
from being a successful performance
with promise of excelling "The Mikado" by Friday night.
The orchestra has made definite advancement since last year, carrying
off the difficult score with assurance.
Stole Show
Alice Rowe, as "Rose Maybud,"
stole the show on Wednesday, More
than once her fine voice and assured
stage presence saved the play when
It showed signs of faltering. In virtue and modesty she was matched
only by Robin Oakapple, better known
as Ellis'Todd. Their duet, "I Know
a Youth," was one of the high-lights
of the show.
The plot,  in brief,  is as  follows.
Robin   Maybud,   although   he   appears to be a bashful young village
swam, is in reality the Baronet of
Murgatroyd.   He has disguised himself in order to escape the curse of
having to commit a crime a day.   In
his rural disguise he is courting Rose
Maybud,   a  virtuous  young  village
maid who has been brought up on a
book of etiquette.   Being as bashful
as she, he is unable to propose to her,
and even after declaring his sentiments to her in a song, "I Know a
Youth," he cannot get up the courage
to declare himself.  He enlists the aid
of his foster-brother, Dick Dauntless
(John  Stark),  who,  falling in love
with Rose himself, follows the dictates of his own heart, proposes to
her, and is accepted.   Still following
the promptings of his heart, he reveals Robin's true identity to Sir Des-
pard (Gordon Heron), the acting baronet of Murgatroyd.   Heron gave one
The  weekly  meeting  of  the  Vancouver Institute which will be held
jon Saturday evening next at 8:15 injof the finest performances of the eve-
Room 100, the Arts Building, Uni-jning, terrifying even the most hard-
versity of British Columbia, is under ened by his visage, scored and lined
the auspices of the Alpine Club, one
of the Institute's affiliated societies.
Two of the best-known members of
the Alpine Club, Mr. and Mrs. Don
Munday, are responsible for the program. Both are experienced mountaineers,  and perhaps the most fam-
with the vileness of his character.
In Picture Gallery
The second act takes place in the
picture gallery of the castle of the
Murgatroyds. Robin, now the owner
of the dread castle, is planing with
Walter Kennedy's suggestion of an
extended noon period, tiie additional
time to be devoted to physical education, is meeting with faculty approval. In a report to Student's Council Monday night, he stated that Dean
Buchanan, among other faculty members, had expressed his approval.
Hi-Jinx netted a profit of $5.17,
compared with a profit of $1.47 the
year before.
In view of the fact that the Flood
Relief Fund only reached a total of
$38.47, ?11.53 was voted to raise the
whole amount to $50.00.
In line with the policy of bettering
the condition of the playing fields,
George Sinclair, Sc. '33 was, with
two others appointed to investigate
the possibility of constructing a high
grade field on the si to above the
present stadium site north of the upper playing field.
COMING EVENTS
Friday, Feb. 22
12 noon, Senior A Basketball,
Varsity vs. Yakima, Gym., admission 10c.
3:45 p.m., Zeta chapter Phrateres, Tea, Dean Bollert's home.
12 noon, V.C.U,, Arts 204, Rev.
Ellis.
9:00 p.m., Embassy, Arts '38
Class Party.
8:15 p.m., RUDDIGORE. University Theatre.
Saturday, Feb. 23
8:00 p.m., Vancouver Institute,
Arts 100, Mr. and Mrs. Don
Mundy, "Mount Waddington."
8:15 p.m., RUDDIGORE.
9:00 p.m., Senior A Basketball,
Adanacs vs. Varsity, U.B.C.
Gym.
Monday, Feb. 25
12 noon, W.U.S. Pep Meeting,
Jack Emerson.
otis of British Columbia's climbers, j his servant Adam (Qordon Stead)
They have to their credit a large j how he may commit a crime. He fin-
number of first ascent*, and their | ally decides to defy the curse; but his
articles on the explorations and as-1 ancestors step down out of their pic-
cents of hitherto unconoucred peaks tures to give him a taste of the tor-
have made 'heir names household tures he will endure. Sir Roderick
words to all Canadians interested in, (John Worthington) led the chorus of
Alpine adventure.
Mount Waddington
The subject for tho evening is
"Mount Waddington"—an extremely
difficult peak, the ascent of which
has been several times attempted by
experienced Alpinists, but which has
never yet been conquered. It is to
be attempted this summer, though
it presents extraordinary difficulties,
greater than ever, those of the Mat-
terhorn. In the judgment of many
experienced Alpinists, the southeastern summit is unclimbable.
Illustrated
The lecture will be illustrated by
a number of photographic slides taken
by Mr. and Mrs. Munday on their
expeditions to Mount Waddington.
Many of these, while giving the audience an excellent Idea of the difficulties encountered, ar;> of unusual
beauty, and will give pelasure to all
who appreciate Vancouver's mountain
Wonderland.
The chair will be taken by the President of the Institute, Mr. George E,
Winter. The B.C. Electric Railway
provides buses at Sa.-amat street
which go directly to the University
and wait thero until the close of the
lecture. All Institute lectures are free
to the public.
LOST
One Waterm.ins black fountain pen
having elastic wound ground clip,
Probably left in car on first lap of
road race. Please leave at Lost and
Found, or get in touch with owner,
4 Byron Straight, Arts '37.
ancestors in the most effective chorus
of the show—"When the Night Wind
Howls". Worthington, although playing a minor role, was outstanding. His
voice was strong and full, and his acting left nothing to be desired. This
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Graduate Scholarships
Offered by Carnegie
Under a grant made to The University of British Columbia by the
Carnegie Corporation of New York,
a sum of $10,000 has been made available for the purpose of enabling students for marked ability to do graduate study in The University of British Columbia or in any other approved University, and to provide
equipment (book ;, apparatus and sup-
pics) required for such graduate
work.
First Class Standing
Applicants must be undergraduate
students or graduates of The University of British Columbia, with
First Class standing in the examinations last written.
Applicants must have reached the
last year of the course in which they
are registered or hold one or more
of the following degrees: B.A.,
B.Com., M.A., B.A.Sc, M.A.Sc, B.S.A.,
M.S.A., and must not be more than
30 years of age on the last day for
receiving applications.
There are a great deal of details
to be noted by anyone wishing to
apply for theso scholarships. Further information may bt obtained at
the office of the registrar PAge Two
THE UBYSSEY
Friday, February 22, 1934
(Member C.I.P., P.I.P.A.)
Telephone: Point Orey 206
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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 1934
CAR STICKERS
The Musical Society has taken somewhat
too great liberties with the property of students in pasting stickers indiscriminately on
the windshields of cars without first obtaining the permission of the owners.
No doubt many of the students would be
willing to help the society in advertising its
opera in this way, if they were approached on
the matter, or were given stickers with the option of not sticking them to their windows if
they did not wish to do so. But the present
practice does not give any consideration to the
wishes of the persons concerned at all.
BOOK MIXERS
It is interesting to draw attention to the
handiwork of that curious specimen of student who apparently is not so constituted as
to permit him to perceive the logical sequence
of ordinal numerals. His existence is most
strongly indicated by the usual state of the
volumes of the Encyclopedia Britannica on the
library refernce shelves.
If one desires to refer to some particular
volume—for instance volume sixteen — one
need not expect to find it in the sixteenth position from the left; and indeed he need not expect to find it between volumes fifteen and seventeen, or even in the neighborhood of those
volumes; That would be entirely too easy. The
purpose of a university education is to teach
us to find things out for ourselves, and so the
only course for him to follow is to start at the
beginning, and if he is particularly lucky he
will find it before he reaches the end.
It must be realized how difficult some students find it to remember that one comes before two, that three comes between two and
four, and the further immense complications
which arise when he tries to deduce similar
relationships between such staggering numbers as twenty-nine and thirty. However, it
would lighten the labor of the semi-intelligent
majority if the above students would either
learn themselves the order in which the books
should be arranged, or else always obtain the
help of some rational being before endeavoring to put a book back on the shelf.
SNAP OUT OF IT JUNIORS
Arts '36 can be noted as a class which, all
through it's career has been fortunate in possessing some of the most live wire executives
on the campus. It can also claim the credit or
rather discredit of being, apart from the said
executive, about the deadest bunch that ever
entered these halls.
They have, however, a year in which to redeem themselves. Their executive has gone
to work and planned an excellent party which
is going to come off on March 7 at the Spanish
Grill. They've even gone so far as to provide
a queen for the affair.
However, no matter how good the plans are
they cannot succeed without the wholehearted
co-operation of all the class. Going to the class
party is one of the best ways of showing class
spirit. Arts '37 gave a party that was a credit to
the University. Arts '38 will celebrate tonight,
full of freshman enthusiasm.
How about it Juniors, are you going to be
so spiritless and blase that you let these
younger classes beat you?
Soothing Syrup
SPANISH
* * *
TALENT
*   *   •
ESSAYS
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by
Campus
Crab
A NECESSARY RESTORATION
I am returning to the subject of my very
first Crab for this item. Why have we no
Spanish courses in this University?
There is no language except the Oriental
tongues which is more necessary or practical for us. We used to have Spanish courses,
with good instructors and a large attendance.
What happened to them?
According to my information, which comes
from a reliable source, "politics," and not finances or student preference was responsible
for them being dropped, and the moving spirit
in the elimination is not now with us. Why are
they not restored?
Our history, our commerce and our relations with the great majority of the other countries on this continent demand men with a
knowledge of this language. Why do we get
no instruction in it?
German is a scientific necessity, yet it almost suffered the fate of Spanish at one time,
and for the same reason. Latin can hardly be
eliminated from the curriculum of any university making a pretense of providing a liberal education, but it is of less value to us than
Spanish would be. Why does it continue on
the calendar when Spanish is not there?
Greek also is valuable, but even less so than
Latin. French is the only flourishing language
on the campus, yet not one in 500 of us ever
use it after we graduate. Twenty per cent, of
our grads could and would use Spanish to their
own and their country's advantage.
Why are we not taught Spanish?
A GLEAM OF LIGHT
The Women's Undergrad are putting on a
pep meet Monday, and they are going to do it
entirely with local talent—campus talent.
This is one of the most encouraging bits of
news that have reached these crustacean ears
Lo! these many moons.
At the best, pep meetings are an inane business, but I am glad that at last one portion of
the student body has seen the light and realizes that there is a possibility of organizing
better and brighter entertainment on the cam
pus itself than can possibly be found in cheap
dance bands and blatant four-a-day hoofers
with more SA than technique.
From what little I have seen of the co-ed
population they have the one, and may be capable of developing the other. I cannot say
whether their performance will actually be an
improvement on the rather pitiful exhibitions
that I have witnessed (part of, usually) so far,
but they at least have got hold of a bright idea.
I hope they make a good job of it.
STANDARDIZE ,PLEASE
While we are on the subject of the faculty
(as we were at the beginning of this column)
why do the various professors and lecturers
not adopt a standard form for essay work?
Looking back over five essays which I
wrote last term I see that not one of the instructors call for the same form, yet four of
them are in the same department.
One wants a bibliography in a certain
shape. The next doesn't. One wants critical
notes, another doesn't. One wants footnotes
placed in the text, another doesn't. One wants
a plan of the essay, another doesn't.
It is very simple for a professor to remember what he asks for. It is a lot more difficult
to sort out the requirements of half-a-dozen,
each with his own pet system.
I know it has, and will, cost me marks, but
I am likewise independent, and have evolved
MY own pet essay form, and I shall stick to it
until the powers that be manage to settle on
uniform specifications.   It saves a lot of worry.
And like all the rest, I am convinced that
mine is decidedly the best.
CLASS & CLUB ]
ART CLUB
The Art Club meets Wednesday,
Feb. 27, at 8:15 p.m. at 911 Nicola
street. Miss Margaret Palmer will
speak on "Art in the Theatre."
I. R. C.
Miss Jack will speak at a supper
meeting to be held at 2365 Seventh
avenue, Sunday, Feb. 25, at S p.m.
on the subject "China." Outside members are welcome. Those Intending
to attend this meeting please notify
Miss Helen Mathieson.
OUTDOOR CLUB
Members are requested to make a
note of the following dates:
Feb. 24 — Cross-country ski race,
starting at Whistler Pass at 1 p.m.
March 3—Slalom Race on Dam Mt.,
1.00 p.m.
March 10—Intercollegiete Ski Meet
vs. Washington, at Mt. Rainier.
March 17—Jumping Competition, on
Grouse Mt.
The club shield for skiing will be
awarded to the member making the
highest points or. the cross-country,
slalom and jumping.
BIOLOGICAL DISCUSSION CLUB
A meeting will be held on Monday,
Feb. 25, at the home of Mrs. L. C.
Carl, 3530 West Seventh avenue. Dick
Holmes will speak on "Wood Decomposition by Micro-organisms."
TALKS ON THE ENGINEERING
PROFESSIONS
Speaker—Professor E. G. Matheson.
Subject-The Life and Work of the
Civil Engineer.
Date—Tuesday, Feb. 26.
Time—12:25 noon.
Place—102 Ap. Sc.
LETTERS CLUB
The Letters Club will meet at the
home of Miss M. Bollert, 1185 Tenth
avenue West, on the evening of Tues
day, Feb. 26, at 8 p.m.
S. C. M.
Current History Group with Mrs
Stuart Jamieson. Friday at 3 in Aud
312.
Tuesday noon, Ap. Sc. 100, 'Mount-
ain Climbing," an illustrated lecture
by Mrs. Don Munday.   This will con
elude the Tuesday   series   for   this
term.
STUDENT LEAGUE OF CANADA
The Student league of Canada will
meet at 4533 Marine Dnv» (take Spanish Banks Bus) on Friday at 8 p.m
There will be a speake- from the
B.C. League against War and Fascism
COSMOPOLITAN CLUB
The next meeting of the Cosmopolitan Club will be held Sunday, Feb.
24, at 5 o'clock at Margaret Black's
home, 2565 Wes* Seventh avenue. Miss
Florence Jack who has spent more
than twenty ycara In China, will tell
us about that country.
LETTERS CLUB
The Letters Club will meet at the
home of Miss M. Bollert, 1185 Tenth
avenue   West,   Tuesday,   Feb.   26,   at
8 o'clock.
V. C. u.
Friday noon, Rev. Ellis of the Vancouver Biblf School, will address the
meeting.   All welcome.
STAELE
SWEEPINGS
The Aggies seem destined to field
a "second rate" team in the Arts '20
Relay, at least in the majority of
cases. Here is the Aggie standing
for the last five years:
1931   2nd
1932       1st
1933   6th
1934   2nd      *
1935   2nd
However we ere mighty proud of
our "second rate" team this year.
They fought furiously all the way
and turned in a very creditable performance to cinch second place.
• • •
The Aggies found it necessary to
call in thier spare men when "Cherub" Cornish, one of our oest men,
became tangled ln the wheels of an
automobile on Monday morning.
What Aggies Are Saying
Prof. Boving:  "I even harrow my
Swedes."
• •   •
Pip Brock (examining streaked
markings on a stone): "Is this a
Barred Rock?"
As Others See Us
Artsman: "Stable Sweepings has
shown that it ran be as disgusting
as SMUS Smutterlngs.''
* •   •
Scienceman (commenting on Aggie
Pep Meet): "Tho Aggies have risen
practically to the level nf the Science-
men."
Co-Ed: "Risen?"
Believe It or Not
Cherub Cornish was ''taken for a
ride" last Monday morning.
• •   •
John Sumner, as a Irishman was
very shy and bashful.
• •   •
The   examination   time-table   has
been posted.   So what7
• •   •
Potatoes do well in acid soils.
News Travels Fast
A member of Aggie '35 planned to
go on a bender this Friday night but
has decided to call it off. He didn't
tell a soul except Phil West, last
Monday, but on the following day,
he heard so many advance stories
about how disgracefully he behaved
himself tonight, that he was shocked
at himself, and immediately reversed
his decision. He is 3till shuddering
with horror at his narrow escape
from being jugged for disorderly
conduct.
' LOST
Brown purse in vicinity of ravine.
Finder please return to Lost and
Found—Council Office. Jean M.
Black.
LOST
At tho Science Ball, cigarette lighter, initials B.T., finder please notify
Thelma Witton via Arts Letter Rack.
NOTICE
There will be a meeting of Phrateres council in Arts 108 on Monday,
Feb. 26.
NOTICE
FOR SALE—One Ec. 2 text: Economic History, Kright, Barnes & Flu-
gel. See W. Freth Edmonds in the
Pub or communicate via Arts Letter
Rack.
I   Correspondence
Editor, Ubyssey,
Dear Sir:
We feel that the article entitled
"Gospel Truth," which appeared In
Tuesday's issue, was unworthy of a
university paper and an offense to
good taste. Many of us believe that
the Bible and the Christian Faith
are sacred and should be omitted
from jests.
There are many subjects more suited to genuine humour and we trust
that in future only such will be
printed. In writing this we are positive that not only dj we express
the opinion of our group on that
Bible parody but also the ideas of
other students.
Sincerely,
The Executive of the Varsity
Christian Union.
West Point Grey
United Church
Cor. Tolmie and Eighth Ave. W.
SUNDAY, FEB 24th
7:30 p.m.—
"THE THRUST FOR PEACE"
Students interested in this
vital question cordially invited
Minister
Rev. Bruce G. Gray, M.C.
Educational Agencies
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Staff of expert coaches assist students
hi all subjects.
Arts and Science
Conversational and Commercial
Spanish, French, German and
Italian also taught
R. B. WESTMACOTT, M.A.
Director
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THE UBYSSEY
Page Three
Ruddigore May
Excel "Mikado"
(Continued from Page 1)
scene wu the high-light of the play,
and in every detail the Musical Society did it full Justice.
Of course, there is a happy ending.
Robin convinces Sir Roderick that to
all intents and purposes he is as good
as alive. Relieved from the curse,
Robin is free to marry Rose, who
loves him as "madly and as passion-
ately" as before.
Flret Night Nervousness
The choruses were good; but soon
even they succumbed to the paralysis
of the first night. When this passes
off, they will be quite satisfactory.
Those in minor roles were: Lillian
Walker, as Dame Hannah; Margaret
Atkinson aa Mad Margaret, hi which
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A society called the Students Vigilantes Committee has been formed
on the University of Saskatchewan
campus for the purpose of investigating the treatment lasted out by
professors to their clasps'. The society says that students are at a""dis-
advantage in deding with faculty
members.
"If a professor does not like the
attitudes or actions of a student he
may tell him, and often does, openly
In class, that his conduct is reprehensible. This privilege Is hardly shared
by the students." states an article in
the "Sheaf."
The society is secret and has commenced its activities by publishing
an article giving the names of professors who have the habit of keeping classes late.   These professors are
placed on a "blacklist."
• •   •
No Kissing
As a result of a "klssabh lips" contest at the University of South Dakota, the State Legislature passed an
act censoring and restricting the university humor magazine which sponsored the contest.
• •   •
Ubyssey Please Copy
This notice in the Toronto "Varsity" might have Bn apnea! to Ubyssey staff members: "There will be
an Important meeting of the entire
Varsity staff In the Women's Union
The meeting will commence at 4:30
and there will be dancing from 5 to
6!"
Damages
The first and second year Queen's
students will have to pay $97.19 for
the damages incurred in the first
term "Pyjama Parade." Original
claims amounted to 6200 but the efforts of the Alma Mater Society reduced the cost to 607. Ten dollars
extra was added to pay the expense
of returning lost property. Items included are: signs, a board fence,
wagon shafts, verandah chairs and
house plants.   What a parade!
SPRING POTTERY
IMAGINATION?
In the spring
Love Is the thing,
Yet Proust maintains,
And sadly declaims,
That love—
Is Imagination.
Can he be right
And our delight
In love's sweet fling
Is only Increased—imagination.
Caused by spring.
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Sprig Is nize l'b ovted tode
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Because by hed id really nub.
The flowers cub oud id the sun
My work I nuve- hab done
I lige to ly ubon the gross
Ad never go do ady glass.
I'd golg do vail, I dow full well
This sprig id dowride hell
I wish id wasnd here
Bud still—there id bock beer.
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These two efforts herald the first
approach of spring. Anyone who also
feels the sprlngtsh urge to write verse
is welcome to turn said poetry Into the
Pub. Office. See yourself ln print.
Write a spring poem.
The following lines were contributed by one of the printers. If HE
can do it, YOU Can Too!
Mademoiselle from Armentiers,
Ac-chavoo
Went a-walklng In the woods,
Acha-voor,
She sat down upon a log,
And bit the hind leg of a frog,
Ach-avoo my parle-vous.
What People Are
Saying
Dr. Pilcher: And I rain to nurse:
"Why do I feel like that? I must be
silly."
• •   •
Drummond:   Wc  in  Canada  could
support a population of 250 million,
but there is only lOVfe million—so get
busy!
• *   •
Bowen:   I  expect  to  be  the hind
end of the Aggie Cow, Hector.
• •   •
Mrs. Pilcher: There are quite a
number of people who don't know
that I know anything.
• *   •
Dr. MacDonald: Steele was a captain of tfle Guards, and this gave him
entry into many houses into which
he would have otherwise have been
denied admittance—he was a man of
experience.
• *   *
Mr. Angus: Supposing I were to be
more abstemious than the rest and
borrowed only fifty million dollars.
• *   *
Mrs. Pilcher: I resolved to smoke
only  other  people's   cigarettes   this
year.
• *   *
Drummond: That wasn't one of my
low jokes—and if my jokes are low
I hav« to come down to your level.
McGoofus
For Council!
Stands on Brilliant ?
Platform
By H. H.
COUNCIL CANDIDATE
'Ray jor Our Side!
With the aproaching Council El-
lections, it would be well for this
page, always the leader in campus affairs, (who said that?), to declare
for its candidate. He Is none other
than RUFUS W. McOOOFUS.
Here he tells his own graphic story
of his decision to run:
"My friends, I was sitting In my
little frat house one night close to
the Christmas exams, studying for
my fourteenth writing of English 2.
After hours of this ceaseles labor,
I looked up startled by a noise.
Through the air on a flying trapese,
la la la, flashed a wlng-jtng—the ancestral weapon of Chang Suey! Suddenly he appeared before me together with Oscar Scribblewell and
Oscar Himself!
Darnold Anderson. Beside them was
none other than little Maybele Mc-
Gllllcudy, with cud in one cheek,
Clementina, R.A.P.—in t'hort, all the
ghosts of those former Muck characters killed by the ru»hless editorial
pencil. Forming a circle, they began
a deep chant which  fil'.eo  me with
awe and respect and the thought that
Welsh rarebit is no repast for me.
The mystic call for an appearance of
Shrdlu Etaoin-the Muss of Muck!
Slowly a ghostly form took shape.
Those eyes—a deep muddy brown—
the queer shaped head—the form per-
petualy wreathed in tobacco smoke
—it was he. He had not appeared for
lo, these many years . . . banished by
Editors . . . scorned . . . forgotten by
a generation that knows him not.
He spoke: "Rufus," be said. "You
will run for Council this sprig (he
had a alight cold In the head). You
are the predestined candidate. As a
sign, you shall fail Engllsn 2 a fourteenth time." the Apparitions vanished.
I fell back into my chair, exhausted,
Next day, I went in to my exams.
Just as the mysterious figure had
stated, I failed. That night, though
my sleep was tortured by visions of
an avenging, nose pulling Sedgewick,
I was strangely elated. I was a man
of destiny."
There you have his s+cry. Here is
his platform:
1. Abolition of busses and substitution of sardine cans. Although not
quite as effective, they accomplish
the same result at a far cheaper rate.
2. Lunch service in tha stacks. Than
the Inhabitants can scatter crumbs
and throw apple cores, giving the
general uproar a much more entertaining tone.
3. Thi setting up of temples for
the worship of the Muse of Muck.
REMEMBER - McGOOFVS IS THE
PEOPLE'S CHOICE!
A Vote for McGoofus is a Vote for
the People.'
Two  Chickens  in   evurj  Pot;  Two
Muck Pages in every Ubyssey
Awa! Awa! Awa!
WHAT PEOPLE ARE
SAYING
Grant: Once I was crossed in love,
so I sailed over the seas to Nanaimo.
• •   •
Dave Spencer: I sympathise  with
frumps.
»   •   *
Hobden: I am intelligent as compared with the average run of dog
• •   •
Freddy:  The heroine suffers from
lack of literary Pink Pills.
• •   •
Grant: They stoned him Into Insensibility — sort of nx-ked him to
sleep.
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(Continued from Page 1)
handled lost a lot of prestige for the
anti-war council.
"Why not lay low for a while and
let people forget that?" he asked.
"This Council seems to be afraid
of that motion," answered Cyril
Chave.
For C.O.T.C.
Reggie Harwood, who upheld the
C.O.T.C. at the mass meeting, said,
"I've been connected with the militia for 14 years in an attempt to
maintain the peace. Wc differ on
methods, but wc all def.ire peace. I
think I could make a definite contribution to the cause."
The meeting featured several minor
outbursts by the peace people, showing a definite discord within the
movement itself, but a general inclination to agree on tho mam subject—the matter of wot Id peace.
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THE UBYSSEY
Friday, February 22, 1934
Adanacs Come From Behind To Win First Playoff Game
With Loss Of Bardsley In
Second Half Students Falter:
Game At Varsity Tomorrow
* ■
Students Hosts
To Adanacs
Three Records Fall
As Arts Seniors Win
Classic Arts *20 Race
Swift, Patmore and Barclay Set New Lap
Records
Stewart Traveils Two Laps For Education
_______ t
Leading from the start and with three of the runners on
the team establishing new lap records the Arts '35 road race
squad won the classic Fairview to Point Grey grind by about
300 yards. The time, 35:18, was eleven seconds slower than the
record established last year. Second and third places were
taken by Aggie and Science '35.
Max Stewart did an iron man stunt for Education when
ran twice for the future pedagogues, pounding the pavements
in the first and last laps. Swift, Pat-<t> —-——
more and Barclay contributed to the
SPORT CARD
SPORT RESULTS
BASKETBALL
Adanacs 34 — Senior A 30
Phones 21 — Senior B 20
SATURDAY
BASKETBALL
Varsity vs. Adanacs
U.B.C. Gym. 9:00 p.m.
SOCCER
Varsity vs. Chinese Students
Cambie Grounds, 2:45 p.m.
ENGLISH RUGBY
Varsity vs. Marpole
Lower Brockton, 2:00 p.m.
success of the senior class by establishing new lap records.
Todd Starts the Senior Victory
Laurie Todd started the drive to
victory for Arts *35 when he beat
Byron Straight to the finish of the
first lap by some 10 yard.'. Gansner of
cross country tame gave the would-be
graduates their first big lead when he
gained about 60 yards on the field in
the third lap. From then on the Identity of the team that would win was
not ln doubt.
Swift performed his difficult feat of
breaking a lap record on the gruelling up hill fifth lap. The Identity of
the second team varied from lap to
lap with Education having the honour most of the timec
Griffen Shines for Aggies
Griffen of Agriculture was largely
responsible for their second place
when he moved his team's standing
up two places in the seventh lap.
Fordyce of Science '35 passed Max
Stewart in the final lap to give the
red shirts third position.
Lap By Lap Results
Lap One '
1-Todd  (L), Arts '35.
2—Straight, Arts '37.
3—Croutt, Science '38.
Lead—10 yards
Lap Two
1—Dickson, Arts '35.
2—Brin*. Aggie.
3—Stewart, Education.
Lead—20 yards       \
Lap Three
1—Gansner, Arts '35.
2—Klinkhammer, Education.
3—Colthurst,  Arts '37.
Lead—1   block
Lap Four
1—Ritchie, Aits '35.
2—Niven, Education.
3—Wood, Aggie.
Lead—Va  blook
Lap Five
1—Swift, Arts ViS.
2—Todd, Education.
3—Salisbury.  Aggie.
Lead—1   block
Lap Six
1—Arkwright. Arts '35.
2—Chave,   Education.
3—Clarke, Ag.gic.
Lead—Hi blocks
Lap Seven
1—Patmore, Arts '35.
2—Griffen, Aggie.
3—Smith, Education.
Lead—l'/fc blocks
Lap Eight
1—Barcley. Arts '35.
2—Hardwick, Aggie.
3—Fordyce, Science '35.
Lead-300 yaids.
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VAUGHAN MOORE, Mgr.
Phones Knock U.B.C.
Out Of Senior B
Hoop Playoff:
Varsity bowed out of this season's
Senior B hoop picture last Monday
night. With 50 seconds to go, Johnny
Keith climaxed a Phone rally by letting go a wild one handed fling that
swished through the hoop to give the
Telephones tho game by one slim
point, 21-20, and with it went the
division two championships of the
G.V.A.A. league.
It was a tough game for Varsity
to lose, as they led for the whole
route, but due to lack of substitutes,
four men being on the sick or injured list, could not keep up the fast
pace indefinitely and were finally
forced to admit defeat.
Stokvis started the Blm^nTTfold's
off on the right foot and sunk a nice
one from the side. In tho first half
Varsity worked the ball around well
and held what advantage there was.
At the breather Varsity was leading
14-11.
The second half began to roughen
up a bit, Downie of the Telephones
being the chief offender. With 8 minutes to play and Varsity leading 19-
12, Phones called time cut. The rest
apparently was what the doctor ordered and from the ensuing tip-off,
Hall went through for an unchecked
basket,
The last few minutes v/as a hectic
struggle, Varsity trying for all they
were worth to stave off the Phone
rally. With the score at 19-20, and
the time-keeper with his whistle to
his lips, along came Keith to snatch
the game away from the Blue and
Gold with his spectacular shot.
Hardwick and Patmore were out.
standing for Varsity while Downie
and Jacobsen were best for the
Phones.
U.B.C—Hardwick 3, McKee 4, Phillips 4, Patmore 2, Stokvis 5, Wright
2,  Machin—20.
Telephones — March, Downie 5,
Leach, Hall 2, Stark *. Jacobsen 6,
Spicer, Keith 4, McArth-tr.—21.
Soccer Team
Have Replay
Once More U.B.C. Will Play
Chinese Students
Vancouver soccer's best drawing
card—Varsity and Chinese Students-
will meet again Saturday on Cambie
to decide who will earn the right to
advance ln the Mainland Cup series.
The game Is billed for 3 p.m., with
referee Goodall In charge.
Despite the fact that the Thunderbirds made then* Oriental opponents
look almost ridiculous last week,
when the Chinese forwards fired exactly two shots on Varsity's goal during the regulation period, and did no
better in the overtime, the Ubysonlans
were nevertheless mighty lucky to
score the equilizer when they did; another 20 seconds and it would have
been too late!
Wolfe and Quayle Return
Tomorrow, Coach Charlie Hitchens
will have none of their "close shaves,"
and what with Bill Wolfe and Dan
Quayle back in the game, expects his
Blue Boys to go places and take the
Chinese along.
In the curtain-raiser at 1:15 p.m.,
Ernie Roberts' Chilliwack schoolboys
will tangle with the Province Bluebirds in the first round of the Juvenile Provincial Cup.
Team
Manager Templeton requests that
the following Seniors be on the
grounds by 2:45 tomorrow: Greenwood,   Quayle,  Sutherland,  Thurber,
Wlofe, Stewart, Kozoolin, Irish, Munday, MacDougall, Todd (L,) and Todd  free shot a couple of minutes later,
U.B.C. Lead
At Half Time
After being down by eleven points
at half time before the onslaught of
what looked like a perfect team, the
New Westminster Adanacs came back
with a complete reversal of form to
win the first of five playoff games for
the League title.
Never has there been such a contrast between two halves of a basketball game. The half time score was
24-11 in favour of Vanity, but when
the final bell rang the scoreboard told
a 34-30 Adanac tale. Varsity's combination and screening plays were
clicking to perfection, and their long
shots seldom missed—in the first half.
In the second canto the Collegian defence weakened while the Royallte
fast-passing attack worked perfectly,
as the defence tightened up to hold
a frantic Varsity offence to six small
points.
Within a few minutes of the time
the game opened Varsity had run up
a 13-4 lead on the good work mainly
of Bardsley, Wright and Willoughby.
Fraser was working well for the Adanacs and before the hab! ended had
accounted for seven of his team's eleven points. Bardsley, on the other
hand, had netted ten, but the three
personal fouls he collected as well
might be named as the mam cause for
the student downfall. Coach Barbaree
held him on the bench for the best
part of the second hab!, and although
he sent him on about fifteen minutes
before full time, the skipper was soon
back on the bench again with his
fourth foul.
Willoughby sent Varsity even farther ahead after the interval on a
pretty solo effort, but Fraser's basket
and Mayers' three points showed that
"Toot's" Phillips' half-time grin signified something at least. Willoughby
sank the last Varsity basket of the
evening with a shot from the side,
and then tbe fireworks began.
The New Westminster boys found'
themselves twelve down with about
fifteen minutes to go. Mayers, Matthison and Holmes displayed some beautiful combination for four baskets.
Bardsley was sent back in an attempt
to stem the yel'.ow tide, and sank a
Rugby Team
Meet Marpole
Despite the fact that the Blue
and Gold rugby fifteen are conceded the Miller Cup by various papers they have as yet
to play three games. On Saturday they will play Marpole hi
the only English rugby league
feature for the day.
On the Oval the recently dethroned All Blacks will play an
All Star aggregation to enable
English rugby officials to decide the Rep. team to clash with
Vanity on March 2nd.
It Is not expected that the
Thunderbirds will have much
difficulty with Marpole as that
team Is slated for demotion
from the senior league due to
Its poor showing. Save your
breath for the big U.B.C. Rep.
clash on March 2nd,
The Team:
...Carey, Burd, Roberts, Mercer, Leggat, Roxurgh, Robson,
Harrison, Mitchell, Grose, Morris, Upward, Pearson, Pyle, Maguire, Spare, Stokvis.
Hockey Team
To Travel
Taylor May Not Play For
Blue and Gold
(D.).
WANTED
About 10 husk.v men anywhere between 100 and 30(1 lbs., to play Junior Canadian Football. Experience
unnecessary. Practices Wednesday
afternoon. For particular" see Tiny
Racier or Norm Martin or just turn
out next Wednesday.
Henderson added another point, but
McEwen, Matthison and Mayers made
a point apiece. Matthison's long heave
swished through, and Holmes put his
team ahead with a neat basket.
Bardsley missed a free shot that
would have tied the score just before
his banishment. Mayers sank the resulting shot and Holmes finished the
scoring with another basket.
NOTICE
Will all those English Rugby players who weigh about 160 pounds
stripped, please get in touch with
G. S. Armstrong or S. T. Madeley.
Victoria College want to send a team
over in March, so let's lu.ve a good
team for them.
Pep Club Broadcasts News
NOTICE
»
The class of Sc. '37 hereby challenges any class team to a "Soft-ball"
battle. Would-be contestants should
notify Sc. '37's sports representative,
Bill Swan,  forthwith.
LOST
Overcoat. Put in car during Arts
'20 Relay.—R. J. Temoiu, Arts Letter
Rack.
All that the students in the quad
saw wars a board, upon which was
posted the route, and the names of
the various runners. Evrcy four minutes or so, tho pub i.hone would
shrill. Results would be hastily taken
clown by Allan Walsh, unci Norman
DePoe would »ush out. The crowd of
more \han lw."> hundred vould quickly open a path, and the names would
be   hurriedly   written   on   the  board.
"Simple," they would think, if they
thought of the manner in which the
results reached that board. But behind those few hastily cicribblcd words
lies a story—a minor Odyssey.
Rush
While the curious crewels were
eagerly gazing at the borrd, the Pep
Club was engaged in a furious rush
to get in the results as quickly as
possible. Several Ultras they narrowly avoided serious accidents, and injuries. Handicapped by the unavoidable lateness of the car which was to
take the boys around the route, they
nevertheless managed to get each lap
result in on time.
Hero?
Lloyd   Hobden   left   town   at   3:25,
after a hectic rirle arrived at Varsity
ten minutes later, picket up the Pep
Club without even slopping the car,
and rushed clown alonr* tho course
of the race. As tl.ey came to the end
of each lap, he slowed V.\c car down
to about forty , m.p.h. and a man
jumped off. He arrived at Fairview
just as the race started, phoned in
the order of the contestants, anci
sped on his way to pick up his fellow Pepsters.
Accidents Averted
At the end of each iap, the man
stationed there phoned in the leaders
and jumped into the waiting car,
and away they went, ahead of the
race, horn and throttle jammed down,
relying on the "Press Car" sign to
ward off policemen. Two accidents
were narrowly averted when they
came up the wrong side of the Boulevard, which was lined with cars, and
faced a head-on smash with another
car, and again passed between two
cars with less than an inch on either
side of the car, and missed both of
them. All was well, however, and
almost two hundred .students followed the course- of th? race on the
board.
Bent on emulating their now famous rugby and basketball brothers,
ten stalwart ice performers, representing the cream (not from Hector)
of Varsity's hockey talent, are today
Seattle bound. Tonight they will play
a third and deciding game with the
snappy University of Washington
squad.
A feature of the series to date is
the evenly balanced strength of the
two teams. The Thunderbirds managed to eke out a 4-3 overtime struggle in the first game at Seattle only to
have the Huskies even It up 2-1 at the
Arena in the return game. As in
these two games, the winner tonight
will probably be the one getting the
breaks. Little or no doubt Is left in
the minds of the boys as to the result
of the coming tussle. As Maurice
Lambert puts it, "Our passing and
shooting has improved so much that
the Huskies won't recognize us as
being the same team, We should take
them easily and keep that cup on the
campus,"
Cup Won in 1923
The cup referred to is a handsome
trophy that has almost become a landmark in the Varsity trophy case. It
was away back in 1923 that a smart
team representing U.B.C. proudly rode
home from Seattle with the cup. This
is the first year since then that a series has been attempted.
Taylor Out?
It is still somewhat doubtful at this
writing who will make the trip. Clarence Taylor, the classy winger from
Jasper, is a member of a junior team
in the city and may have to play for
them. Some of the other boys feel
that they cannot spare the lectures.
If all difficulties are ironed out this
is the team that will face the Maroon
and White team tonight. Ronnie Andrews will again be between the
pipes, Lambert and Lea will hand out
the body checks, while Trussel, Little
and Taylor will form the starting forward line. Sitting on the bench ready
for action will be Cudmore, relief de-
fenseman, and a second string forward
line of Hager, Livingstone and Burnett.
Tomorrow night at the University
gym. the Thunderbird basketball
squad will play their second game
against Adanacs for the Lower Main-
land league championship and the
right to meet the Victoria Blue Ribbons In the provincial semi-finals.
The student squad are still smarting under the defeat handed out to
them by the Yellow shirts Wednesday
night and tomorrow they hope to start
their big drive for championship.
Home Floor for U.B.C.
The Blue and Gold five have a
slight advantage over the Royal City
hoopers in so far as they are playing
on their home floor. This advantage
is almost nullified, however, by the
fact that five of the Adanac men are
former Varaity stars and regard the
Point Orey building as a second home
floor.
The management of the hoop team
is anxious to have a good turnout of
students In order to provide the team
with some needed vocal support. During Wednesday's game the Varaity
rooters were outyelled by the yellow
shirt supporters. Tickets will be on
sale on the campus tomorrow forenoon.
Swimmers To
Hold Party
Swimming in the warm green waters of the Crystal Pool under colored spotlights, dancing in the spacious gym adjoining, and supper on
the balcony will be the chief attractions fo the Swimming Club's paryt
of the coming Tuesday. Members
and their friend 3 will pa-.s an evening of aquatic and Terpsichorean
hoopla at this novel and attractive
function, which, in the kindness of
their hearts, they are Holding open
to a limited number of outside students. Tickets may be obtained from
any member of the Club, and come
at the not-exorbitant price of 50c, per
couple.
Dancing will be from 9 30 till after
11, and will be followed by an exuberant session in the pool and supper.
An orchestra will be  in  attendance.
Class Basketball
Schedule Revised
With the announcement of a revised schedule for lnter-class basketball comes the announcement from
those in charge of tho arrangements
that unless tho remaining games are
played on thc dates as listed below
the team or teams responsible or
partly responsible for the game or
games not played will be disqualified
and barred from further competition
this year.
Tho schedule is given below:
A.—Sc. '36 vs. Sc. '38, Tues, Feb. 26.
B—Winner "A" vs. ArU '37.
C—Final—Winner "B" vs. Sc.  '35.
(Datec; to be arranged)
Yakima-Thunderbirds Gym Today Noon

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