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The Ubyssey Mar 22, 1951

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Gym To Receive Aid $
B.C. Packers sales manager
Claire   Penny   said   Thursday
that proceeds from the Western CAnada Senior Basketball
finals will be donated to the
new War Memorial Gymnasium.
Mr. Penny, whose firm spon-
•ofi' Vancouver dover Leafs
From Basketball Series
provincial champions, told a
gathering of Vancouver PresB
und Radio writer sthat after
expenses have been deducted
from the Western Canada
series the profits would be donated to "help promote basket*
ball in the best place for It."
By  that  the  meant the hew
If the Vancouver Leafs can
get through the Western Series,
Penny said that the Dominion
basketball finals will be held
here and the proceeds would
again go to the gym.  .
Norman Gloat, tpokeatnan
for  the  Inter-City basketball
league said that the financial
assistance for the gym is expected to be approximately
9p 9p tp
Penny said his company felt
that they wanted »o promote
basketball in the province and
that the bast place to start
was by helping pay oft the
ddbts Incurred in building the
His company was also Influenced hy the fact that they
have a team which ls mostly an
ex-UBC   aggregation.
Clover Leafs have won the
Dominion championship three
years of the four that they have
been ln the finals. They have
won the provincial laurels four
years out of four for a perfect
Sfj qft i*p _,
The LeafB begin their Western Canada series March 29.
with their opposition being
either Edmonton or Winnipeg,
Those teams begin a play-off
March 24.
HUNTING FOR VICTORY in May's crucial World Cup Rugby
game are these four Thuwitc^irds. -^ S M i
Teaching Courses
Commerce  Students Saved  Year
With Introduction Of New Option
UBC commerce students now have the opportunity to train
for commercial high-chool teaching while studying for their
Baichelor of Commerce degree.
The Senate and the Board of
GoVernors have approved an option
In'the School of Commerce to provide a course on Commerce and
The option will allow students to
complete the requirements for an
Academic A Teaching Certificate
while still undergraduates.
Victoria Department of Educa
tion will provide special facilties
during third and fourth years to
teach students shorthand, typing
and secretarial practice.
"The number ot qualified Instructors ln the commercial teaching
field Is limited at present," a commerce official said," and it is hoped
that this option will attract young
men aud women to this field.
Students may take a major in
Science, English, Social Studies-*,
Mathematit:s) or Modern Languages
with their commercial courses.
"Tl\is arrangement saves the
student a year of graduate work in
Education," said the official.
Students in first, or second year
Arts or Commerce who are  interested   in   this   opportunity   should
apply to the director of the Com
mercy School.
New AMS treasurer Phil
Anderson will be In hie offlee
every day, starting today; from
12:30 to 1:30 p.m. to discuss
next year's budgets with new
club treasurers.
Treasurers of ell clubs seeking budgets are asked to come.
vol. xxxra
NO. m
Profs Receive $200,000
Yet' Wage Hike
'Twn ClfltMi
Campus Meeting
Aligns Support
Of Indian Brief
Mass meeting of campus
clubs supporting Professor
Hunter Lewis' brief for the
rights of native Indians will be
held in Engineering 200 at
12:30 p.m. today.
Speaker will be MIA Prank Caul-
der, only Indian representative In
the Provincial House, tatters will
be forwarded from the meeting to
representatives at Ottawa, advocating revision of the Indian Act.
*      «      *
JAZZ SOCIETY meets today at
12:30 p.m. In the hut behind the
Brock. Members should attend, as
the new LP machine has arrived.
Students' Association for this term
will be held in Men's Club Rpom,
Brock HaU, at 12:30 p.m. today.
The film 'Light of India" will be
A GOOD FRIDAY morning watch will be held by Student Christian Movement on Faculty House
Lawn at 8:30 a.m. Dr. Grant of
Union College will lead the service. Everyone welcome.
*r *T *r
place Tuesday, March 27 at 12:30
p.m. ln Arts 100. This Is a closed
meeting. All members should bring
membership cards.
9p 9f> Sp
INDIAN STUDENTS' Association will elect 1951-52 executive at
12:30 p.m. Friday, April G in Engineering 310. This will be last
business meeting of the term.
Salaries Index  Is Still Below
That For Industrial Workers
U,BC professors received the largest salary increase in uni-f-
versity history with the announcement Tuesday, of a $200,000
grant from provincial government, but their wages will still be
below cost of living levels.       *
Anouncement of a $200,000 salary grant was made In the legislature Tuesday by Education Minister W. T. Btralth.
The minister did not mention
the administration request for an
additional »300,00p grant to keep
present services and programs going.
Tha exact per capita Increase resulting from the salafy grant has
not yet been determined, but members of the Fciilty Aaoclatlons are
discussing the,question with President H. A. M. MahKentle before
making recommendations to the
board. '     ^
President MacKensle, commenting on the co-operation ot the Provincial Governm%at, said the need
tor increases was very great. Oen-
^erai ^railffcatlen for the Increase
was oJ-Jpresjed by faculty members.
Professors had previously asked
tor a $300,000 grant which would
give each professor an average of
$1000 more a year. The present
Increase could boost each professor's salary $725 per ycar, bringing
their wages almost up to the Index
level of the lowest paid Industrial
workers In the B.C. wage Index.
With the salary hike, professors
index figure will rise to 146 from
the present 126., taking 1939 as
100; Average industrial wage index
in 1950 was 1-84, while present index is estimated at 190. Cost of
living index was 175 at last report.
The $200,000 Increase made by
the government Tuesday was explained by Mr. Straith as a contingent grant. If an expected Federal Government grant equals or
exceeds that sum, then the provincial offer will not apply.
The salary boosts followed a petition by the Faculty Association
and direct requests to Victoria by
the Board  ot Governors.
Women to Receive
Awards at Annual
WUS-WAA Banquet
UBC coeds will gather in
Brock Lounge March 29 for
the annual WUS-WAA ban-
quet, and for 25 cents, will be
served a 75 cent luncheon.
Difference in cost will be underwritten by Women's Undergrad
Society, and the Women's Athletic
Mrs. Rex Eaton will address the
banquet on "Professional Opportunities for Women,"
Feature of thc Banquet will be
presentation of the WUS Activities
Award to the outstanding women's
undergraduate society, and of the
Athletic Awards to womon athletes.
Tickets aro avallubel from Jean
Hood, WAD vice president, at the
AMS office, and from all members
of tho WUS and WAD executives.
Tickets will be on sale only until
Patrons or the annual banquet
are Dean M, D. Mawdsley, Mrs.
N. A. M. MiacKen-tle, Dr. D. Dalla,
Miss Charlottee Black, Miss M.
Henderson, Miss N. Neilson, and
Miss Bryon.
LLD Here
A world-famous United Nations administrator and one &
Canada's top newswriters are
imong three people slated to re*
ceive honorary LLD degrees at
UBCs spring congregation
May 17 and 18. ■-•'■■f
Recipients of the ^efPfeei^iffife:
Dr. Ralph .Bunch, renowned lijjr
his work as tJN mediator in • JPjL-
catine, who^w^fBCsm^yT^W^fA^
the Nobel Peace Prtae; Bruce JT*§t-
chison, Canadian author and jour-
nalist; and Dr. Isabel Stewart
Muclnnes, who retired fromflBiC
in 1918 after 33 years of service
in the German department.      .   •:
Mr. Hutchinson will deliver the
congregation address May 17 in th,o
UBC Armory. Dr. Bunch, will
speak at the ceremony May 18.    .
On the same day that DrvHafc-
lunes receives her honorary > ("j**?-
grees, she will be present atStfee
official opening of the Women's
Residences, one of which has been
named after her, j
Explanations, Songs, Jokes,
Enliven Kickapoo Pep Meet
To whom It may concern:
The rustlers did not make
the boarder. It is hoped that
this relieves the students'
minds and now they may re-
turn  to  their studies.
Over 1000 students heard Albert
Lailhwalte's explanatlns, Slim Aliens jokes and Eleanor's melodious songs at the Kickapoo's pep*
meet In the Armories Tuesday
John .MacKinulu, AMS treasur
cr, was made "Big Chief Bust" and
awarded a "replica of iiis desires"
in appreciation of his "extreme
matt" this past year, by the Incllan-
named pen club.
"MacKinnon accepted his gift
cheerfully and was seen fondling
it. with affection," said a member
ot Kickapoos.
The gift, a  bust of a well-form
ed woman is now on display at the
AMS office and may bee seen for
ono cent. Proceeds wil be used by
MacKinnon in an effort to balance
AMiS finances.
Albert Laithwaite, coach of the
Thunderbird Rugby team, explained that Max! Howell of Australia
and Bill Salnas from UBC, stars ot
the California team, were making
it difficult for the locals, but he
promised that If the students would
give the team adequate support
at the game, these two "would be
taken care of."
Referring to the size of the opposition: "At California everyone
is huge." In any case Laithwaite
"guarantees  a good  game  in  the
'toilet bowl'."
Slim Allen entertained a rcce*
tive audience with "stories taken
from every day life," and the contralto voice of Eleanor thrilled the
crowd with the beautiful "Gone
With the Wind" and "Can't Help
l^ovln' that Man." She also sang
the moving Negro sivirtual "Nobody Knows the Trouble I See"
for a second encore.
Twelve cases or candy will be
thrown to the fans, the Kickapoos
Kickapoos termed this their most
successful Pep-meet of the year and
promised bigger and better ones
to students next year.
SLIM ALLEN GIVES an admiring glance to the "Treasured
bust" of "Honest John" MacKinnon.
World Cup Rugger Tilt to Go Noon Today Pago 2
Thursday, March 22, 1951
The Ubyssey
Authorized as Second Class Mall Poet Off Ida Dept, Ottawa. Student Subscriptions fl par
year (Included In AMS Fees). Mall Subscriptions—$2.00 per year. Published throughout
the university year by the Student Publications Board of the Alroa Mater Society of the
University of British Columbia.
Editorial opinions expressed herein are those of the editorial staff of The Ubyasey and not
necessarily those of the Alma Mater Society nor of the University.
Ollcei la Brook Hall, Phone ALma 1G24 For display advertising phbne ALma 8209
OBNiRAL STAFF: Senior Editors, Ann Langbein, Marl Stainsby; CUP Kditor, Joan
ChurChlll; Women's Editor, Joan Fraser, Sports Editor, Alex MhcQlllivray; Fine Arts
Edilor, John Brockington; Editorial Writers, I^es Armour, Hal Tennant; Photography,
Tommy Hatcher.
Senior Editor this Issue—DOUG UPEX
Writers this issue—
"Well, It's A Start Anyway
The provincial government's $200,000
grant to boost professors' salaries is a move
in the right direction.
To the hard-pressed professor it means
another $700 or so a year. The increase is
not overly generous, but it certainly evidence
of the government's good faith,
It will not enable any professor to live
in luxury and it leaves our salaries considerably below those of most American institutions—even in real purchasing power — and
somewhat below those of the University of
Whether or not the increase will be sufficient to keep our best teachers here remains
to be seen. Perhaps if the government were
to. make qjear that the present boost was an
interim stop-gap and promised further increases next year which would at least keeji
up with the sky-rocketing cost of living, it
Would sound more convincing,
Fortunately, the high degree of academic
freedom at UBC is one very convincing reason why teachers would do well to remain
here in this day of loyalty oaths and intimidation. If UBC continues to be an expanding
university and shows promise of earning a
spot for itself among the top schools of the
continent, the combination of circumstances
may convince some of those who are seriously considering accepting more lucrative positions that in the long run, they will lose
nothing by staying.
But this raises another problem which the
legislators saw fit to ignore.
President MacKenzie has intimated that
the university may be forced to curtail many
of its services—particularly those to the outside community—unless some way out of
the cycle of rising costs and falling enrollment is found.
No extra appropriation to the general
fund other than a small one* to fill the ever
hungry mouth of the new medical school has
been made.
We wonder what measures are likely to
be taken.
What is likely to happen if extension
services are slashed?
Are the people of B.C. more likely to
stand behind us if they know even less about
what we are doing?
There are rumours, too, that some of the
tiny and inadequate departments in the
humanities are due to be clipped even further.
Nonie Showed Em How
W» don't think we'll get any letters of
disagreement if we sound off on how we've
felt about having a woman as president of
the Alma Mater Society during the past year.
Now that Nonie Donaldson has turned
her gown of office over to Vaughan Lyon,
we can't help remarking on her record during what could have been one of the most
disastrous eras in AMS history.
There were many among us who gasped
with dismay when they first heard last fall
that our student government was to be led
by a "mere woman."
Many were inclined to draw a parallel
between her situation and that of President
Truman, inasmuch as both of them took office
as a result of the loss of a more renowned
chief. "*.*
Today, Mr. Truman would consider him
self fortunate if he could achieve half the
success with which Nonie has finished her
At the risk of making unfair generalizations about womanhood, we must say we
noticed a somewhat predictable caution that
seem* tb be manifest1 in' the female of the
Species, whether she's betting a penny in a
poker game or investing a million in a gym.
Council! all the while has been, in fact, in-
furiatingly cautious upon occasion, and part
oi that attitude may ceratinly be traced back
to Miss Donaldson. \
But, in spite of the constant watch we've
kept on the president and her council, we
must confess we can't find any bad faults.
Caution, deplorable though it was at times,
didn't prevent Nonie from getting things
On the host of committees of which the
president is expected to be a member, Nonie
served with loyalty, sincerity and capability.
As council chairman, she weaved her way
deftly around the hundred and one snags
which can catch anyone who is trying to work
within the Parliamentarian system.
But what we liked most about Nonie was
that on no occasion did she allow herself to be
bamboozled by pressure grups who would
have had Council serving their own particular, selfish purposes.
Everyone got a fair hearing, and few, it
rny, ever got more or less than they deserved
from the Donaldson administration.
That's why we say, without reservations:
Thanks, Nonie, for a grand job!
Letters To The Editor
Editor, -The Ubyssey
Dear Sir:
It would be appreciated if you
would publish the news that on
Saturday, March 24th, a military
exercise will be carried out between 3 and 4' p.m., in the Point
Qrey Fort Area, by the 16th Field
Regiment, RiCA. Blank ammunition will be fired from both guns
and rifles.
Yours truly,
W. W. Mathers, Major,
Resident Staff Officer,
UBC Contingent, COTC.
Bowti jn the heart of Vancouver
is- a simple stone pillar inscribed
With the wistful challenge "In it
nothing to you, all ye that pass
byf * l» suppose thousands pass it
each- week without a grateful
glance for the 00,000 Canadians
WHo, IH foUr* years of lhe worst
harshlps In war's terrible history,
g«Ve their lives to preserve honor.
freedom, justice, peace; I suppose
few* even treasure these nowadays,
never h&ving had to live without
Tomorrow is Good Friday. It is at
the Heart of our busy world. We
pass it once a year. If vve trouble
to look up the original of the cenotaph* inscription, we'll read the
meaning- of Oood Friday. If we
follPW it through, we'll find that it
is the Key to he meaning and purpose of Ufe.
The inscription conies from God's
revealed* Truth, the Holy Bible,
Lamentations, Ch. I verse 12. Directly, it expresses the misery of
sinful Israel under God's punishment; prophetically, it describes
the sufferings of the sinless King,
the Messiah, lhe Holy One. of
Israel, under God's punishment, not
for His own but for His people's
sins, und for the sins of the whole
world. "Is it not hiiu:  lo von, all \v
that   pass  by?  Behold  aud  see   if
there be any sorrow like unto my I
sorrow,   which   is   done   unto   me, j
wherewith the Lord hath afflicted i
me in the day of His fierce anger." I
"Good" Friday! Read in tho 2Und
l'salin how "good" Jesus knew it
was to he for Him when He "set.
His face resolutely for Jerusalem."
Yes indfted "Good" Friday to
simply accept. Jesus' sacrifice with
thanksgiving is the meaning offered to each or us in Good Friday;
the key to life, to true and eternal
and blessed life with the Internal
God who created us, free and able
to love Him if we so choose. Is
thut nothing to you?
Moat    who   bother   to   consider
Him,   acknowledge   that   Jesus   of
N'azaretli was at least tlie greatest
man   who  ever  lived.  The  highest
values of our culture,   His  revelation of God's love and  truth, and
respect for human personality and j
the  hope  of u   better destiny  still
surround   us   and   lift   up _and   enlighten an otherwise confusing and
frustrating life.  Hut Jesus Himself;
claimed   infinitely   more.   He   Himself claimed to he the Son of God,!
the   Messiah   of   lsrael(   prophesied!
for   lion   years,   lie   Himself   said!
that  lie came lo save sinners from!
Hi,*  wi at li   which  God  lias declared
against sin. He said that in Him
men would find the Way, the Truth,
and eternal Life: (see John 14).
lie knew men to be ungrateful.
Ho knew that most would prefer
their sins, and especially their
pride, to the Love, Mfe und Holiness of God. He warned of the
terrible consequences of such preference, but to "as many as received him, to them gave the
power to become the children of
God, even to them that believed on
his    name."
On Faster morning God set His
seal on the claims, statements, and
promises of Jesus, by the historical
fact of His resurrection, attested
to by "over four hundred" people
to whom He revealed Himself, and
attested to in the miraculous preservation of His Book and His
Church, human history and those
who have experience gift of Life
ever since. The Christian's joy on
Faster morning is not in vain
History Is not dated Before Christ
and "Vear of our Lord," by accident, for Jesus stands at its ceutre
in lhe purposes of God who rules
ovei* history. His words are true;
seek and ye shall find. We have
the priceless opportunity to study
Ihem, and live them unto eternity
hy His Cross ... is it nothing to
\ mi. all  yc thai  pn*s )>y9
Editor, The  Ubyssey,
Dear Sir:
I don't fancy the Idea of being
deaf but I should be grateful If
somebody would Invent an anti-
hearing aid for use in the UBC
The alternative of anti-hearing
aids ls quite out of the question,
One simply couldn't suggest that
students be quiet In the library, for
students must talk somewhere.
There Is no beer parlor on the
campus and as far as talki^r In
the cafeteria, well, yet, lt has some
merit, but what's the fun of sitting
In the cafeteria jabbering between
meal hours when there are no
wretched diners* leaking for places
ot which to eat?
As for talking ln the open air
again that ls out of the question,
for one might get sunstroke, or ge*
wet from some parsing clond, or
get a sore throat from the chilly
Of course, one can always chatter ln one's lectures, but then one
doesn't have lectures all the time,
does one?
And talk shouldn't he allowed
ln the Brock because of the sleepers. Besides, the snoring Isn't conducive to the best talk.
The only place on the whole
wide campus to talk in ls the library. That's why we need antl-
hearlng aids.
Antl-seelng aids and anti-smell-
Ing aide, too. No smoking, applying
lipstick, combing one's hair, scent
and the smell of face powder and
hair oil doesn't seem to hinder
the grasping of T. S. Eliot's poetry
or Kant's philosophy.
But talk!
'Unreal city
Under the brown fog of a winter
Mr. Fhigeuldcx, the Sinyomi merchant
I'nshaven, with a pockel full of
GIF London: documents at slghl*'
from "The Waste* Land" untliated
with "what is the cube root of 24
... I think the Royals might try
Smith In goal . . . and so Margery
says she'll not go out with him anymore" makes studying just a trifle
And we couldn't ask the llhrnrl-
ans to have "Silence" signs painted on all over the waHs of the library. They would'be not only aesthetically-distasteful, but also bourgeois advertising and just a wee
bit unsporting to talkers.
BngIneers,\I appeal to you, leave
your frosh-haatng, GodlVa's Gallops, and dormitory raids for a
little while, and invent us some
anti-hearing aids.
Kditor, The Ubyssey,
Dear Sir:
After some deliberation on the
matter of UHC dances, I have decided to offer a feyv suggestion!'.
First, if anyone Is unaware that
these functions are to be endured
rather than enjoyed (which I
doubt) let him retire to the balcony during- the next celebration.
There he will notice a lethargic-
version of the Bargain Basement
Shuffle, a type of dancing necessitated by the unlikely thumplngs*
of a rather melancholy body of
Individuals. After an interminable
space of time he will find a welcome (?) change in the floor-
show. Tills may consist in one
(only) act; perhaps many athletes
trampling about in precariously
hitched-up jockey shorts, or aping pregnant bawds in the most
vulgar manner.
Here   are  my  proposals.
1. Either dispense with the dances
altogether   or   pay   the   orchestra
yvith    vitamin    pills    instead    of
2. Either omit the floor-shows
entirely or have some varied, clever or attractive features.
'■'<.   Inlrodiiee   some   novelty   dan
There must be some sorority,
fraternity or other organization Interested In improving these farces.
I made the mistake of bringing
a 4 student from another university
to one dance. It ls a pity one has
to blush for one's university.
An Embarrassed Student
3 Lessons $5.00-10 Lessons $15.00
Frances Murphy
Deuce School
Alma Hall
3679 W. Broadway
— BAY-3425
!   I
im-w. im
suggests a
To exchange with classmate*,
to Introduce you to tho business world you plan to enter.
We have Cap,
Gown & Hood
(Opp. Safaway'e at Sasmat) AL 2404
Ht**: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays 9 a.m. to noon
Loos* Leaf Note Books, Exercise Books
And Scribblers
Owned and Operated by the University of B.C.
"Vl^entlwhurly-burly's done91
Act. 1, Macbeth
f'And Ihe battle's lost and won" a fellow
needs his sleep, restful sleep that is!
And that means comfortable pajamas
like Arrow Pajamas. They've no seams
in the seat (so no chafing) and they're
roomily cut to prevent binding.
Roomy, yet they're trim-fitting and
SANFORIZED labelled to keep them
trim regardless of washings.
Cluett, Peabody & Co. of Canada, timlted Thursday, March 22,1951
Page 8
Exchange Program Included
In Next Years ISS Ptam
Social Problems
m-      *P'
A representative of the Orthodox Doukhobours will speak at
12:30 today in Applied Science 100.
Mr. John Stoochnoff, speaking
under sponsorship of the Social
Problems Club in co-operation with
Professor Andrews, will outline
the difference between the Orthodox, group and the radical Sons
of Freedom. Hie talk, "Most Doukhobours are NOT Sons of Freedom," wlU provide the background
for the latest press reports on the
activities of the dissenting sect.
Mr. Stoochnoff ls secretary of
the Young People of Brilliant, and
organizer of many youth educational groups. He has also worked
with the people responsible for the
combined Protestant • Doukhobour
religious services held recently in
several Interior centres.
BOA Blocks Lower
Student Air Rates
For Hostellers
Pan-American Airways plan to
transport youth hostellers to England and return for $100 ls being
blocked by the rival British Over-
seat Airways. Present fare for
hostellers is $230.
Chuck Harris, executive of the
Canadian Youth Hostel Association, relayed this' information to a
NFCUS sponsored meeting ln Arts
10*6 yesterday.
Mr. Harris Is the only professional hostel expert ln Canada today.
Stressing the value of helping
Canadian youth to visit their contemporaries in other countries, Mr.
Harris traced the rapid growth o'
youth hostels throughout the
The CYHA was started in Calgary ln 1934. There nre now three
important chains of hostels tluousli
out Canada. A number of hostels
strung between Banff and Jasper
ls being completed this year.
The first youth hostel was star
ted In Western Germany In l!)f0.
The Germans now boast hundreds
of first-class camps with thousands
of active members.
International youth hostels now
organize flights to all parts of the
world at greatly reduced rates, and
receive generous concessions on
railways- and ocean steamers.
, Students Interested in becoming
members may inquire at the Pro-
Rec office on Main St.
Hellenes Elect
New Officers
The Pan-Hellenic Society
elected new officers at their
'Workshop' in Brock Hall Tuesday.
Into the president's chair goes
Sheila Stewart and Marilyn Hoi-
lenberg becomes vice-president.
The new secretary will lie Joan
Wolstencroft, the treasurer Pat
James and Mary-Fran Munroe will
direct activities.
Only 1 Candidate
For UN Club Prexy
A large slate of nominees lias
been set up for United Nations
Club elections to he held Tuesday
noon, Arts lrto.
Presidential competition is lacking, for up to press time Raghbln
Hasi is the only candidate.
Other nominees include: Pat
Crehan, Miomir Bakic, Marnie Wilson, Ken Paris, Lawrence Lynrts,
Pom Franck, Ann Hutchison. Ilu.n'h
Power, Tlob Loosiuore, Clro**e;r
Holm, Clare Macfllllivniy, Joe
X:>ld, (looru't1 Lowes and Lea llor.-t-
Membership cards must lie presented at llie door as the mecliue.r
wil  he closed.
Aid to Librarians
Offer of a new bursary, to aid
students wishing to enter library
work, was made to UBC students
. The administration has announced that the British Columbia Library Association have offered a
bursary of not less than $100 to
students wshing to attend library
Inquiries can be addressed to
Mrs. Alison Riddell at the Vancouver Public Library.
'Democracy Not
"Democracy Is not a system, of
government but a way ol life that
should be left to adjust Itself,"
was a main point of Mr. H. L.
Brown, Assistant Director of the
Trade Commissioner Service of
the federal Department of Trade
and Commerce, when he spoke on
the campus Tuesday.
Using "Canada and Latin America" as his topic and Mexico as his
example, Mr. Brown explained how
Stpajnlsh and French Influences
had Infiltrated and aided the cultural and religious principles of
Latin America.
Comparing the Latin American
and Oriental doctrines, he said:
"Oriental doctrines are more
aesthetic, therefore richer than our
own. This tempers their desire to
be friendly, especially at the present."
He concluded by emphasising
the fact that although Latin America ls a democracy, all ls not perfection there.
(This report of the ISS chairman was to have been prcu
sented at the general AMS meeting March 15. Time did' not
allow, however, and therefore the full report is being carried by
the Ubyssey).
■Jhere were twenty-five DP students brought over by the
ISS this year and of these four came tb UBC. In addition
two exchange students came from Hamburg.
The following is an outline  of$"
next year's proposed program based
on a $'500 budget:
(1) DP
Scholarships 4® $500—»2000
12) Exchanges
(Hamburg)   2® $750—$1500
(3) Bursary fund   $ 500
(4) National Office $ 550
(5) South Blast Asia  $1000
By bringing the DP students on
scholorshipB to UBC early in the
year we can bring down expenses
to a certain extent, since they will
be able \o work during the summer
and thus save money.
It Is proposed that this exchange
program be carried on a reciprocal basis. Hamburg has indicated
that lt Is willing to provide two
scholarships tor UBC students for
study in Germany. Experience has
indicated certain economies so
that these scholarships are not
expected to cost more than $750.
It is proposed to continue the
Bursary Fund to enable foreign
students who are already here, who
would not otherwise be able to do
so, to continue their studies at
UBC. The Fund will be administered by Dean Gage.
The normal assessment of 10c per-
student will be sent to the National
Office of the ISS for use in administrative and other expenses at
the national and international level.
The South East Asia material aid
program is an Item that commits
the students of UBC to a new field
of activity. Until now the funds
administered by the Committee
on the campus have been used
almost entirely for scholarship purposes. In view of the tremendous
needs of Asia, and South East
Asia, and in particular because of
the needs of university students in
that area, the last ISS national
conference voted unanimously to
make funds available to meet this
situation. Tbe committee feels that
1'IH' should do its share in the
program. It is further sugncsted
that should more money become
available over the l%l-52 budget
figure, such money should be added
to the Asia Material Aid program.
In conclusion I would like to express the gratitude of the ISS Committee for the support of the stu-
dens and faculty of this university.
I would personally like to endorse
this sentiment and in particular to
express my appreciation for the
help of my committee In the carrying out of our program, I would also
like to express thanks to my secretary, Miss Shirley Davidson, to two
of last summer's seminar members,
Mr. Michael Hind-Smith and Miss
felicity Pope, to Miss Ina Ritchie,
Doug Tnry and Joan Strutt, and all
the others who have so ably given
of their talent to assure the success
of the ISS program here at UBC.
New Exchange Deal
Worked Out With
Mexican Schools
A trip to Mexico during the summer holidays can be arranged for
a UBC student through a new exchange plan, being offered to Canadian universities, registrar's office announced.
By a new Student Plan of the
Americas, students of both Canada
and Mexico would visit the other's
country for three month stretches
during their respective vacation
seasons so Ihat their studies would
not be interrupted.
Students from Canida would llv«>
as guests In some Mexican home
In June, July and August, with
room and board provided free of
Opportunities will be available
for the visiting student to make
contact with educational Instill
lions and to attend classes ln the
foreign  country.
Only expenses charged to the
students are their own travelling,
personal and amusement costs.
Preferred ages of the students
lie between 16 and 24, but the only
requirement is that the student
live In the same city as that in
which the university Is located,
since the visiting student will be
a companion of the hosting student  during  tho  three-month  visit.
Authors of the plan are Mr. Oab-
ino A. Paltna, profesor in the National University of Mexico, and
professor La Nelle Copp M.A.,
graduate of the University of Wisconsin.
Interested students should write
immediately for details to Prol'er-
sor Palma-or Professor Copp, Monterrey No. 381, Mexico, D.F., Mexico.
TUTORING, In 1st year English
and Math by McGill graduate. 2211
W 37th, KB 77B0L.
man by Viennese born teacher. FA
CAREER IN RADIO: Announcing,
singing, public speaking, continuity writing. Phone Miss Ethel
Wallace at PA 6601.
Jim Cullen, past vice-president
of Mamooks, will take over presidential duties next year, succeeding Barry Baldwin.
Bill Montgomery, first year student who served on the decoration committee, will fill Cullen's
shoes as vice-president and Peter
Lasowski will serve as Poster
iShlrley Cox will carry on her
job as secretary. She took over
this year in Joyce McPherson'?,
Retiring president Baldwin will
control tbe Mamooks pursestrlngs
next year.
No more orders will be accepted
by Mamooks this Nterm, and completed posters are available now.
Mamooks brushes are being called In. Brushes wero distributed at
tbe beginning of the year, and studenta are asked to return them as
soon ae possible. Brushes arc
bright red with an initial M on the
GIRLS, Have your last Season's coat remodelled Into a
' fashionable    Shortle.
4464 W. 10       AL 0940L
MENS'   BICYCLE,   3   speed,   $35,
Also slide rule, K&E polyphase
with leather case,.$10. Phone Herb
at AL 1387Y.
LADIES   22"   BIKE   ln   excellent
condition,  must sell at sacrifice!
For $10. KE 3497R.
1936 AUSTIN COACH, good motor,
new battery, new front end, fair
body.  $235 or nearest offer.  KE
method of cooking is now being
represented in the University area.
Morris Dauncey, CE 4664.
DRIVING    TO    SEATTLE,    have
room for one to four passengers,
to share expenses. Apply to Box F
at Fort Camp.
TYPING: English and,foreign,languages, essays, theses, manuscripts
card work, letters off application.
Miss Elohe Street* campus ratfts.
Dalhousie Apts. AL 0055R.
TYPING: Thesis, essays, etc. Ph.
"Bobby" at HA 1520R, 26T6 B. 6th. .
annual general meeting, Tuesday;
March 27th ln Link Room, at north,
end of the armouries at 7:30 p.m.
HOUSEKEEPING  room,   $6.  Also.
BOARD, single and sharing, men.
CH 7206. :
LOST ' -
SHOES, black oxfords in vicinity
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D Shipfe in white, gray, blue, tan 4.50
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J Page 4
Thursday, March' 22,1951
UBC Loss Sends Trophy
To Yankee Land Home
Backs against the wall UBC Thunderbird English
Rugby team will have but one thought in mind — to
, win a ball game — when they charge into the stadium today
at 12:30 p.m.
. In this, the third game in the four game World Cup
Series against California Bears, the Birds will be fighting
to make up a nine point deficiency which they incurredat
%iwIfAttllV Uon Giell will be
*jout for goals Saturday when
Varsity's Vancouver and Dis-
trict soccer eleven takes on
• South Burnaby In a league
inatch. Locals need but two
Wins to clinch the title while
Burnaby has five games left
and a fair chance at catching
them. An Interesting afternoon
is promised at Rrockton Oval.
Kappa Sig vs D.U. (semi final)
Monday, April 2 Stadium
ATO vs Forestry
Tuesday, April 3, Stadium
Beta vs. Winner Monday
Wednesday, April 4
Finals—Inner Tuesday vs winner Friday.
Judo Club: Business Meeting In
A:5 Thursday 12:30.
High Hopes
for Varsity
Hockey ists
The Faculty Cardinals took a
3-0 beating trom Varsity ln Saturday's grass hockey tilt.
Varsity goal-getters were Gar-
baksh Singh, Bertie Blbaci und
Gordon Jones.
9p 9f 9p
The win brought Varsity Into
the playoffs for the OB Allen Cup,
held by the Bulldogs for the last
three years.
Varsity's game against the Bulldogs two weeks ago ended In a
draw, and chances of winning the
silverware are high this year,
California had previously
beaten I'BC G-5 and 8-0 at Berkley In the opening games. In
addition to winning both these
matches they have defeated
UCLA 23-0, Stanford 6-3, and
the San Francisco Olympic
Club 6-0. They were stopped
by Stanford.
Coach Don Hudson has a
squad of 18 men with previous
rugby experience, evenly distributed between the three*
line and scrum men. Bob
Tjosey, Bert Rowe, both three
year lettermen. Roy Ward and
Carl van Huelt make up the
three line along with Bill Salnas and Howell.
Sparked by Howell a transfer from the University of
Sidney, Salnas, a USC transfer and Lss Rlehter, 230 lb.
All-American football star, the
■eara have one of the most
powerful ruoger squads on the
John Herring, Ed Bartlett.
Bob Kntptash, Dock I-emmon,
John Mlkslts and Bob Witter
along with Rlchter, form a
scrum that averages 212 lbs.
Lalthwalte's lineup will be
pave McFarlane, fullback:
George Pull, John Newton,
wings j fltan Clarke, Gerry
Main, Inside three's; Jack
Smith, fly-half John Tennant,
scrum half; Ralph Martinson,
Bill Blake, Bill Buxton, Bob
Dunlop, Doug McMillan,
Chuck Flavelle, Danny Oliver
and John Olsen form the
Last Saturday the 'Birds
played Vancouver Reps in
what some observers say was
one of the finest games seen
on the coast this season. Weather conditions were ideal for
It la hoped that the field will
be aa good today. Birds have
always displayed maximum power on a dry field.
The southern gentlemen arrived at Vancouver Airport
last night at 9:00p.m. From
there they were transported
by a chartered bus to fraternity houses where they will
A party wil be given In their
honor Saturday night at the
Palomar Supper Club as well
as various forms of entertainment provided by fraternities.
Half-time entertainment for
today's game will feature Scottish dances. On Saturday the
Pro-Rec will give a demonstration of their tumbling1 abilities.
Report that Privilege Cards would not be honored at
the World Cup rugger game today were quashed by Graduate Manager Ole Bakken.
"They will very definitely he honored," said Bakken,
"But prices for those not having the cards will be fifty
* * *
Tickets for both Saturday and today's games are on
sale at the Alma Mater office and the stadium.
Students are advised to get to the stadium early as large
crowds are expected.
* * *
Last year crowds of 3500 turned out for the two games
and a similar number is expected this year..
* * *
Coach Albert Laithwaite said yesterday that the team
needs encouragement, he advised students to bring any kind
of "noise maker" available.
Anything from babies' rattles to washtubs should be
brought (o give moral support to the 'Birds.
'Mural Ball Sked
Goes Into Effect
Intramural Director, Dick Penn, has scheduled 13 baseball
games for next week and the track and field finals. Only one
baseball game has been played so far, that one being a defaulted
game won by Joes from Chinese Club. All are elimination
All gunies and the track finals
on Wednesday and Thursday are
at 12:30.
Tuesday March 27— Meds vs
Teacher Tr.. upper feld; Sigma Foo
vs Mechs, Behind Brock; Termites
vs Phi K PI, Behind Brock; Fort
Camp vs Joes, Behind Brock; Ex
PW vs Petee, Behind Brock.
Wednesday, March 28—Phi Delt
vs Pharmacy, upper field; Lambda
Chi vs ATO. behind Brock; Alpha
Delt vs RUF, behind Brock; Dekes
vs Newman, Behind Brock; Sig-
ma Chi vs Redshirts, behind
Friday, March 30—Forestry vs
Pre Med, Upper Field; FIJI vs Ex
Kits, Behind Brock;'Architects vs
Ex-Byng, behind Block.
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