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 ARTS-AGGIE BALL
NOV. 16
COMMODORE
®Jy? Hbyaa^g
VOL. XXII.
Published Twice Weekly by The Publications Board of The University of British Columbia
VANOOUVER, B.C., FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 1039
ARTS AGGIE BALL
NOV. 16
COMMODORE
No. 12
Students Revive Cairn Ceremony
Governors Authorize
Home Nursing Course
Intelligent Seniors of Ability
For War Time Emergency
or Epidemic
Prompted by the present European conflict, the Board of
Governors of the University this week authorized the Department
of Nursing and Health to offer a course in Home Nursing to a
limited number of senior women students. The classes will be
held on "Wednesdays from 3.30 to 5 p.m. throughout the remainder
of the session. ^^
T TRAINED RESERVE
TOTEM WEEK
ANNOUNCED
The week of November 6-11 has
been set aside as "Totem Week," It
was announoed yesterday by Ossy
Durkin, Totem Editor, and Bert Hos-
kins, Business Manager.
Starting on Monday, student salesmen wlU be found in the Cafeteria
and other gathering places on tho
oampus. Frank Pendleton Is In oharge
of circulation, and hla staff will collect the doUar-down payment from
patriotic undergraduates.
PROTECTIVE  TAOS
StudenU who make their down
payment will be preaented with a
Totem tag, whloh they muat wear if
they wish protection from the pester-
lngs of energetic circulation men.
The 1640 edition of the university
annual promises to keep up the stan
dard set by last year's Totem staff.
In order to do this, however, the
book must be kept within the financial limits set down for lt by Student's Council.
For this reason, no books will be
printed unless they have been ordered. Students are advised to order
their Totems next week, for after
November 11 the chanoe may not return.
TOTEM DISPLAY
During "Totem Week," there wUl
be a display of previous Totems and
1040 Totem material ln the Cafeteria.
New students and those who have
not seen last year's Totem are Invited
to view this showing for their own
enlightenment.
Cost of the annual thla year will
be three doUars, as usual. This cost
may be paid ln easy instalments,
which may be discussed with your
Totem salesmen. There will be absolutely no carrying charge for this
service, according to Mr. Hosklns.
Salisbury to
Form Campus
Date Bureau
Tired of an endless and unfruitful
search for female companions, residents of Salisbury Lodge, male
boarding houae near the campus, announced the' <ntentlon thia week, of
forming a L   ._ Bureau.
For years, the men of Salisbury, all
of whom come from out-of-town,
have battled with the question of
striking up an acquaintance with college co-eds. But Salisbury boys are
bashful, and the resulting number ot
lassies contacted, has not been large.
TIMID CO-EDS
"We are sure that there must be
myriads of timid co-eds waiting for
a chance to meet University men,"
Salisbury boarders told the Ubyssey.
"The Salisbury date bureau will give
them  this opportunity."
All the co-eds have to do is mall
a post card to Salisbury Lodge, University Hill, stating their name, address, phone number, and adding any
pertinent personal remarks. After this
it will be a mere matter of sitting by
the telephone and waiting.
"The present purpose of the
course," Dr. O. E. Dolman, acting
head of the department, told the
Ubyssey yesterday, "is to secure a
reserve of Intelligent senior studsnts
of mors than average ability, who
will have training In the funotlons
and praotloe of home nursing so
that, In the event of an emergenoy
occasioned by widespread epidemic,
there would be a body of responsible
persons In attendance."
GROUP  LIMITED
Although a similar oourse Is being
offered In the city, It was ths belief
of the department that as the necessary facilities and equipment are at
hand, It would be more convenient
for aenior students to take the
oourse on the oampus.
Because of limited aocommodation,
the group will be a seleoted one of
an appropriate maximum of 80.
Oraduates and Third and Fourth
Year students Interested In taking
the course are aaked to meet In
Science 400 on Monday, November
6 at 12.80 noon. Thoae moat suited
to take the eourae will be aelected
by peraonal interview.
FIRST AID COURSE
The department haa alao been authorized to conduct, in a Poat-Chriat-
mas  aesalon,  a  eourae  ln  Flrat  Aid.
Limited accommodation and facilities will reatrlct the course, this
year, to Publio Health Nurses. In
subsequent years, It ls expected they
will be equipped as instructors and
the course widened to include others.
All members of the department
have offered their services on a voluntary basis. The home nursing
course will be In charge of Miss
Qeraldine Homfray of the department, asaiated by Miaa Muriel Up-
shall of the Unlveralty Health Service.
Student  Directory
Available For
Ten Cents
The Student Directory will appear
on the campus next week. Coplea
will be obtainable at the A.M.S. offloe for the aum of ten eenta.
The delay la caused by the continued failure of the studenta to band
in their phone numbers and addresses in time. Oraduatea are alao
inoluded, provided that they regla-
tered before the final deadline. The
Editorial staff has tried to avoid mla-
takea by careful checking, but regrets any that they may have overlooked.
The staff reaponalble for the publication of the booklet inoludea Editor, Janet Walker; Aaalatanta, Mlml
Schofleld, Pat Webber, Kay Augustine, Dorothy Tupper and Bob Men-
ohiona. There are many other atudenta, too numeroua to mention,
that alao helped with the compilation, and to thoae the Editorial staff
Is   grateful.
FELLOWSHIPS
GIVEN BY ROYAL
SOCIETY
The Royal Society of Canada announces Fellowships of $1300 available for Canadians who have done
advanced work in any branch of
Science   or   Literature.
Applications and all supporting
papers must be in the hands of the
secretary   before   February   1,   1940.
Regulations and forms may be obtained from Socretary, Arthur Beau-
chesne, P.O. Box 114, House of Commons,   Ottawa.
THE CAIRN—OUR HERITAGE
Centre of the ceremony today, to commemorate the moving of the
University from the Fairview thacJ&s to iu present site.
C.O.T.C. Good For Three
Units In New Ruling
WORLD  FAIR
BALL THEME
Featuring an ultra-modern theme
cf glittering silver and gold, based on
the New York World's Fair trylon and
perisphere motif, this year's Arts-
Aggie Ball, on November 10 ln the
Commodore, will be a lavish extravaganza of music and color.
The floor show, Imported from the
other side of the line, will be magnificent.
The food, prepared by Commodore
chefs, will be excellent.
The music, dreamed up by Ole Olson's 13-plece Commodore orchestra,
will be superb.
The Arts and Aggie executives
under Osborne Durkin, and Len Zink,
have combined to produce the last
word ln modern entertainment. The
executives Include Dick Montgomery,
Dick Clarke, Don McOlll, Tommy An-
stey, Anson McKlm and Jean Pratt.
A special feature, ln keeping with
the theme, will be the wearing of
novelty hats. Oirls will wear perl-
sphere hats, while the men's headgear will be trylon-ahaped.
A Pep meeting ln the near future,
to boost the ball, will feature Ole Ol-
(Contlnued on Page 3)
See Ball Theme
PUBLISHER
LOOKS AT
CUSTOMERS
Professor Ellis H. Morrow, M.B.A.,
who recently entered on his duties as
Head of the Department of Commerce, will address the Vancouver
Institute at Saturday evening ln Arts
100.
Mr. Morrow was for some years
connected with the English publishing firm, Macmlllan's, whose branches
extend to Canada, Australia and
South Africa. He will draw on his
experiences thus acquired in discussing "A Publisher Looks at His Customer."
The chair will be taken at 8.15 p.m.
by President Mr. Justice A. M. Man-
son.
The   lecture   is   free   to   tho   public.
No Exemption For
Required Courses
For the session 1030-40 an exemption of three units may be given to
members of the Canadian Offloers'
Training Corps who pass the regular
military examination papers (theoretical portion).
No   exemption   will   be   allowed
In   a   required  subject   nor   In   a
oourse vital  to the  student's  academic  or professional  career, and
no exemption will be given In any
aubjeot   without   the   approval   of
the Faculty Committee on Coursea
and Standing.
Thla   plan   la   provided   to   lighten
the couraea of studenta who becauae
of the extra atudy entailed and time
taken by the C.O.T.C. work thia session are finding their couraea heavy.
Studenta desiring credit for C.O.T.
C. work ahould make application at
once;    forma    of    "Application    for
Credit   for   C.O.T.C.   Work"   may   be
obtained at  the Registrar's offlce.
Begin Rehearsals
For November
Production
Neophytes Prominent in Four One-
Act Plays
Caata for the Players' Club Christmas productions, scheduled for the
last week of thia month, have been
settled in final try-outs. Rehearsals
for each of the four one-act plays
are  in   progress  daily.
The Senate scene from Othello
will have the club president, James
Frazee in the title role, and Lester
Sinclair, English newcomer to the
Greenroom, as the Irresponsible
lago. Barbara Nation will cut a
rretty swath as a tltian-halred Des-
demona, and Doug Mllson, Robert
Manchlons, and John Seyer will appear as Brabantio, Roderlgo. and the
Duke,   respectively.
A   newcomer   to   the    English    De-
(Continued on Page 3)
See Rehearsal*.
Tribute To Pioneers Who
Moved University Site
Seventeenth Year of Traditional Cairn
Ceremony Commemorated Today in
Front of Science Buildinjr
Today at 12:30 members of the 1939 counoil and student body
will gather at the Cairn to do honour to the students of 1922, the
pioneers who realized an eight-year dream of moving the university from Fairview to its present site.
a> UNIVERSITY TRADITION
Thla  traditional  oeremony   ts  being revived after it lapsed laat year.
Seniors Celebrate
At Commodore
Cabaret
Ticket Sales in
Quad Box Office
Friday Noon
The Commodore Cabaret is to be
a scene of festivity on Wednesday,
November S, when members of the
senior class will hold thslr Formal.
The Commerce Class will be apart
from the others at a speolal table,
the executive has announoed. The
tables are to be decorated by membera of the Mamooka Club.
Those aaked to aot aa patrons
are Dean M. L. RoUert, Dr. L. 8.
Kllnck, Dr. and Mrs. W. Ure and
Dean and Mrs. D. Buchanan.
The Mamooka have taken oharge
of the tloket selling and tickets may
be obtained In the quad office after
Friday noon or at the door Wednesday night.
Tickets wlU be given on presentation of passes. Seniors wanting
to escort a girl not of the graduating class must pay $1.50 for a
single ticket. Outsiders may buy
tickets for 08.00 a couple.
Ole Olaen's orchestra will provide
the muatc from 9 until 1 o'clock.
APPLE SALES
BOOST BROCK
EXCHEQUER
The Brock Memorial Fund will be
Increased by $03.40 as a result of the
street and advance box sales made by
Co-eds tor the Kinsman Apple Day.
Of this sum $81.54 is the percentage
on the street sales by the girls and
$11.03 Is derived from the advance
sale of 53 boxes.
The total street sales for the day
were $1,630.72, of which University
women accounted for $815.30.
Phyllis McEwen topped the co-ed'
canners with a collection of $10.30.
Shirley MacDonald and Jocelyn Che-
noweth, two freshettes, came second
and third ln the Apple Day sales with
$18.14 and $13.51  respectively.
Any girls who stUl have money
from the advance box sales must turn
these funds ln to Betty Thomas Immediately ln order that the Kinsman
Olub may forward the amount which
will go to the Brock building.
With that one exoeptlon, it has per-
atated through the yaara of this
young institution's history.
In conformity with past praotloe
begowned Counoil members will parade In state from the Oounoil offices
to the Oalrn on the Mall.
ADDRESS STUDENTS
Here A.M.S. President John Pearson will address the atudent body.
The stirring efforts of our predeoes-
sors who worked so hard for the
grounds and buildings that are now
standing, will be retold. Tribute will
be paid to faoulty and studenta who
proudly completed the transferrins
of the university's site seventeen
years ago this month.
President Pearson will be followed
by Biddy McNeil, president of tho
Women's Undergraduate Sooiety,
and Darrell Braldwood, president of
the Literary and Scientific Sooiety.
These membera will add their praise
in fitting manner.
When the Oalrn was built, from
rooks carried here by the students,
the entire student body ollmbed tha
skeleton of the soience building and
made the distant hill re-echo with
their cheering. Today, the entire undergraduate body of 1930-40 will
stand beneath the shadow of that
magnificent building and thank tha
cairn-builders for the heritage they
have  left.
Students Seek
National Unity
QUEBEC, Oct. 30 (CUP).—A conference of which the principal theme
will be national unity and the promotion of unity by the better understanding between French and English
Canadian students ln the face of national problems will be held In Ontario from December 37 to 31 of this
year.
The conference will be similar to
that held at Winnipeg in December,
1937, and will be the third such conference to be held in Canada by Canadian University students. Delegates
from the three French-Canadian universities, Ottawa. Laval and Montreal,
will be present ln order to make the
conference  truly  national.
The coming conference is a result
of the first reunion of the year of tho
national executive of the Canadian
Student Assembly who assembled
during October at the University of
Toronto.
Kitching Upholds
Old Wives' Teles
"Man should not take too muoh
credit to himself for aiding natural
processes," stated Dr. J, S. Kitching
ol the University Health Servloe
when he addressed the Munro Pre-
medlcal Club at their first supper
meeting ln the cafeteria Tuesday
evening.
"His apparent superiority Is governed by the scope of his imagination, and his power of deduction,"
he continued.
Dr. Kitching outlined the health
laws and rules that originated with
Moses, and showed the virtues of
medieval medicine.
"Toads were boiled ln witches'"
cauldrons and used to treat heart
disease and dropsy. Modern science
has shown that the akin of a toad
contains a substance essentially similar In action to digitalis and therefore, actually beneficial ln heart disease."
Lister and Pasteur and their contributions to modern surgery, the prerequisites in personal and aoademio
qualities, and specialization ln the
field of medicine were outlined by the
speaker.
Films on cataraot surgery and
cholecystectomy were shown to tho
members in the Ap. Sc. 100.
Twenty-Five Cents
Plus Passes
For Shows
University students will be admitted to downtown theatres of the
Famous Player*. Corporation Canadian Ltd. at all times for 39 cents
on presentation of their passes.
This means that students will
have advantage of half prices at
the Capitol and Orpheum only in
the <-vi--ii*jBs. The prices also apply
to the Strand and Iiominlon the-
utrea. Two
THE    UBYSSEY
Friday, November 3, 1939
THE   UBYSSEY
Issued twloe weekly by the Students' Publication Board of ths Alma Mater
Sooiety of the University of British Columbia
OfSoei   gog  Auditorium  Building        ....        Phono  Alma   IgS4
Oampus Subscriptions, $1.60 Mall Subscriptions, $3.00
EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
John Oarrett
Tueeday
Arvid  Baokman
SBNIOR KDITORS
SPORTS
Lionel Salt
Friday
Jaok   Margeson
ASSOCIATE. KDITORS
Joan Thompson Janet Walker Ann Jeremy
ASSISTANT KDITORS
Mlml Bohoflold Pat KeaUey
ASSISTANT SPORTS KDITORS
Austin Frith Oerry Armstrong
O. V. P. EDITOR
Joyoe Cooper
LITERARY KDITOR
Virginia Galloway
PUB. SECRETARY CIRCULATION MANAOBR
Verna MaoKenale Harry Campbell
RBFORTORIAL STAFF
Pierre Barton, Ceoll Brett, Cornelia Burke, Oil Clark, Buntle Dawaon,
Wallace Gillespie, Vic Johnson, Ken Keefe, Jaok McMillan, Margaret Mo-
Glory, Barbara Moe, Margaret Morris, Barbara Newman, Arohle Paton,
Harry Rltohle, Hugh Ritohle, Vlotor Hopwood, Daniel Tatroff, Dorothy
Tupper, Mary Woodworth, Oordon Filmer-Bennett, Hugh Wllaon,
Kdna Wlnram
Charles Craig
SPORT RBPORTBRS
Dunoan MoTavlah
Doug Watt
Editorials
THB M. A. D.
Constitutional issues rarely, if ever, bother the Students'
Counoil, but a curious situation has recently been brought to light.
The Men's Athletic Directorate, a committee comprised of both
faoulty and students, has been passing financial minutes whieh
are binding upon Counoil.
During the preparations for Homeoomlng, the Saskatchewan
Huskies were guaranteed the sum of $800.00 for the expenses of
the prairie team ooming JWest. According to the constitution it is
perfectly legal for the Directorate to pass a minute to this effect,
but the minute means nothing until it has been approved by
Students' Council.
The M.A.D., however, meets on Tuesdays, and Students'
Council on Mondays. It is obvious that the M.A.D. must pass
minutes which ahould have effect before the end of the week,
possibly before Students' Council has given any approval.
a
It is not that the past actions of the M.A.D. warrant criticism,
but rather that the arangement at the moment leaves too great
a possibility for blunder. Unless Council has approved the minutes
of the athletic body, the Alma Mater Society is under no obligation
to respect undertakings of the subsidiary Directorate.
But now the Directorate has decided to move tho day of their
meetings to Thursday, in the hopes that any difficulties may be
avoided. No doubt this move will improve matters, and perhaps
the Directorate will no longer be in a position to bind Students'
Council and the Alma Mater Society.
OAIRN: TRADITION
•s^^aWs^
^^ /3u *9u**-*%'
The University of British Columbia is but a young institution
in point of actual years, and consequently it cannot be expected
to bristle with tradition, and customs of tho past. Yet we, the
students, have created, and will always observe what is now a
campus tradition, the annual Cairn ceremony.
The simple 'service' held once a yoar in front of the Cairn,
near the Science building, is not merely an event sponsored annually by Council, but rather a time when each and every student
can recall and admire the energy, enthusiasm, and unselfishness of
those earlier members of the A.M.S.
In the years of the great 'Fairview to Point Orey' campaign
the students clearly indicated the love they bore for their Alma
Mater. There was nt that time nothing trite about holding one's
Alma Mater in tremendous esteem, nothing sentimental about
making actual personal sacrifices for the university.
And this spirit among the students of the university is not
yet dead, in spite of the fact that it appears to be dying.
-iince the student triumph in 1922-23 the Alma Mater Society
has continued to tako the initiative in the construction of student
buildings, and has to date been largely responsible for the erection
of approximately $195,000 worth of buildings and playing fields.
No other university in Canada boasts such a record.
In brief, we students have started a custom of struggling for
what we desire, and what we need. We have overcome heavy odds
in order to succeed. We can be justly proud of otir predecessors
in these 'halls,'
Today we commemorate the greatest student campaign this
•university has seen. We think of the monster petition, the student
canvassers, the movement slowly gathering momentum to culminate in the victorious parade of shouting, singing scholars bearing
rooks from Fairview to Point Orey. We call to mind the erection
of the Cairn, and the 'naming' of the Science Building skeleton,
whence echoed the mightiest college yell for all time.
All the effort, work ond time so generously given by the
olasses of '22 and '23 were:
To the Olory of Our Alma Mater,
Student Campaign, 1922-23.
Diamonds, Watches, Personal Gifts
FIRBANK and LANGE
USK  OUR BUDGET  PLAN
Seymour at Dunsmuir
There are not many organisations
whloh are of definite servloe value to
the whole student body, but those
service groups that do exist are to
be oommended on their faithful work.
They are the people who are seldom thanked, but always criticised.
Sometimes the fault does Ue with the
organisation, but quite frequently It
tests with those who are doing the
complaining.
SERVICE ORGANIZATION
The Mamooks have been making
tho wheels of campus events run
cmoothly ever slnoe their origin. They
take tickets, promote sales, organise
pep meets, lead yella, make nottoea,
give announcement-! ln the oaf., ln
faot are prise "odd Job men."
At the game on Saturday, they did
omit to give sky rockets for Injured
Huskies. This was probably due to
thoughtlessness, but lt will be a reflection on the good sportsmanship
of  the U.B.C.  students.
Therefore it is Important that organisations whloh exert Influence on
the atudent body should remember
that their efforts are not unnoticed,
and should give of their best even
though no verbal thanks are forth
coming.
•     •     •
WERE YOU FOOLED
Tho Stooge whispered ln my ear
the other day. "I have a problem .
a very ticklish problem." After muoh
coaxing he deolded to tell us.
It went like this. A sprinter was
practising on the cinder traok. Ho
took one hour and twenty mlnutea to
got halfway round the traok, but waa
■o tired that he deolded to turn
around and come baok. He took only
eighty minutes to return and he didn't take any short outs and he did
run.    What's tha explanation?
Yes. We were fooled too. Wo dldnt
realise that one hour and twenty
minutes and eighty minutes were Just
alx of one and half a dosen of the
other.
FROM OTHER WORLDS
Among the many homecomers seen
In the gym waa Alan Kldd who la
doing photography work for the
Province. . . . Paddy Colthurst wandering around the stadium. . . . Dave
Crawley floating around the traok at
the game.
Have heard that Jack Davis has
arrived safely and soundly at the
Port of Liverpool . . . and that Dave
Carey Is on the high seas . . . where
going . . . not quite sure.
Marriage is not an unknown quantity for university men and women.
. . . Rann Mathlson and Elsie Stang-
land are to be married .... Frank
Patch has walked altarward . . . and
many others.
L«tft«rs To Th« Editor
The Editor,
The  Ubyssey.
Dear Sir:
I should like to add my aupport to
your editorial, "No Muslcales". I have
returned to the University after an
absence of several years, and I was
looking forward to these muslcales of
which I had heard.
Opportunity of hearing good music
comes rarely to those students living
away from home, and such concerts
would be very welcome. If the stu
dent body were given an opportunity
to register its opinion, I am sure
something could be done to remedy
the situation.
Yours truly,
RUSSELL  K.  BROWN,
Arts '41.
Crackling
of Thorns
IN PROPAOANDAM
By D. KARMA
Two appeals for contributions to
this column have been made, but
neither have met with much suooess.
About fifteen pieces of original work
have been submitted, but of these
only three have been worth publishing. The Inadequate supply of material ls rather more disturbing than the
quality of the works handed ln. Al
though this scarcity of contributions
suggests that the campus Is almost
bereft of llterarlly productive stud
ents, I prefer to regard It as proof
that an abashed retloenoe Is the most
characteristic quality of those among
us who do write. This retloenoe Is
not merely their most significant
quality, but one which I find their
most ingenuous and endearing.
That literary creatlveness on the
oampus is at so low an ebb ls of
course ln many respects very exhilarating. The artistic efforts of students are not only usually depressing
In themselves (even to those who pro*
duoe them), but they almost invariably Initiate orgies of critical enthusiasm among acquaintances of the
creators. The quality of such enthusiasm Is founded more on oanons of
emotionalism than on any careful
critical considerations. By neuropaths such aa we are led along to
assume that wherever one's hat's
hung Is civilisation, we oome to feel
that seoond, fifth and even twentieth
rate art, provided it is near enough
ln space or time, has oosmlo Implications. These attempts to vary our
estimation of oreatlve work directly
with Its distance from ua are not easily discouraged.
As an obstruction to civilised Uvlng,
looal art should be subjected to a
discriminating catharsis, for although
It eliminates exoeaalve competition
from the processes of natural selection by substituting artistic calisthenics for amorous athleticism, it tends
to hinder the general conspiracy for
perpetuating the raoe by effecting a
transference of pangs. Whether or
not, it is ungodllke to hinder propagation Is problematical, but In spite
Of this I Issue a third appeal for contributiona. The prise of a dollar for
each  published stUl  stands.
NOLI ME TANOERE
I have received several letters from
students reproaching me for the un-
lntelllglbillty of the contributions
which have already appeared herein.
Though recognising the sincerity and
high moral Integrity motivating the
complaints (by virtue of being many
the unlaved readily acquire the virtue
of overweening sincerity), one feels
that the rhythm of the pleoes would
be disturbed by paraphrasing for the
multitude. Paraphrasls like sublimation ls always brackish.
Admittedly most of the contributions received have little palpable
worth. In keeping with colonial tradition, the poetesses who submit their
literary efforts for scrutiny might well
be advised to submit to something
more tangible. I have ascertained no
suitable remedy for the male contributors yet.
Obscurity has not been the hallmark of all the contributions thus far
received. The three contributions
published were obscure, but the 13
rejected could not have been published merely on the ground that they
could be understood.
Recondlty ls not essentially concomitant to good writing, but obscure
work well-handled ls at least more
easily read than work not merely
obvious but slovenly.
BALL THEME
(Continued from Page I)
son's orchestra, the Aggie Cow, and
an Arts-Aggie skit. Aooording to Osborne Durkin, no Scienceman will be
allowed at this affair.
The Ball will be under the patronage of Dean Daniel Buchanan and
Mrs. Buchanan, Dean F. M. Clement
and Mrs. Clement, President L. S.
Kllnck, and Dean L. Bollert.
VARSITY BAND
The regular practice of the Varsity Band will be held in the Auditorium at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday
Nov. 4. A full attendance is requested to get up new music and discuss
arrangements  for  coming  events.
A man In the insane asylum sat
fishing over  a  flower bed.
A visitor approached, and wishing
to be affable remarked: "How- many
have you  caught?"
"You're  the   ninth,"  was  the  reply.
—Gazette
SYMPHONY REHEARSAL
Tickets for the Vancouver Symphony rehearsal to be held November 11, Orpheum, 8.30 a.m., may be
obtained by applying at the Musioal
Society room, backstage ln the Auditorium. A limited supply la available.
FILM SHOWING
All members are requested to come
promptly to the Film Society showing at noon today in Science 200.
The show, which features a puppet
picture entitled "Jerry Pulls The
Strings" will start at 12:30 p.m.
Admittance is open only to ticket
holders but these may be secured at
the door or beforehand from members of the society executive.
ADDRESS ON CHINA
A revealing address on conditions
benlnd the Chinese fighting lines will
be delivered hy Miss Grace Oibberd
of Honan, China, in Arts 208 at 12.30
coday.
Miss Gibberd, has seen extensive
-.ervice in China. The address ls being delivered under the auspices of
the S. C. M.
"What's hit eruhlna range?"
"About 40 Sweet Capt."
SWEET CAPORAL CIGARETTES
"The purest form In which tobacco can b* imoked."
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Hrs.i 0 a.m. to 8 patut Saturdays 9 man. to noon
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Loose Leaf Refills, Fountain Pena and Ink   BOOK SUPPLIES
and Drawing Instruments. SOLD HSBE
Oratorical Contest
Tonight
The Tenth Oratorical Contest wlU
be held tonight at the AngUcan Oollege.
O. o. McGeer, himself an oat-
standing orator, In 19S9 dotiatsd
the Impressive silver cup for whloh
the contestants will compete.
Finalists in the contest are chosen
from   preliminary try-outs   la the
College common room .where eaeh
student Is required to orate before
the student body and is Judged aooording to hia merite.
When, in  1038, non-theologs were
accepted as residents in the OoUege,
It was   deolded   that   they,   too, as.
members of the OoUege Literary and
Athletic Association, should be eligible for   competition   ta   aU College
contests.
NOT   PREACHERS
Consequently, the last year has
seen at least two Artsmen who were
able to hold their own with the future clergy of the AngUcan Church,
though no non-theolog has as yet
managed to capture the cup. Last
year the trophy waa won by Rev.
Ernest Gilbert, who Is now ln charge
of a parish at Haney.
The speakers who will display their
ability next Friday are as follows:
"Man Must Play," Ted Scott; "Dictatorships Justified," Edgar Dewd-
ney; "Quo Vadla," Edwin Allsopp;
"The Theatre and Society," Doug
Ford; "Otherwise Work Is No More
Work," Archie Morrison.
Judges for the event will be Dean
Ramsay Armitage, Professor W. O.
Black and O. E. McOrossan, K.C.
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Bunk!
HENRY ALDRICH SAYS SO! And to prove his point he flunks
hia Ancient History exam. Ia Henry right or Juat another droop
with the brain of a sparrow? See thla funnleat of all pictures
of school life, featuring that most sophomortc of sophomores,
Henry Aldrloh, his Beat Olrl, the Bright Boy, the Principal, and
the History Teacher .... It'a a panic!
The Aldrloh Family
THE ADVENTURES OF HENRY ALDRIOH ....
.... RADIO'S HARD-LUOK KID!
JACKIE COOPER - BETTY FIELD In
" WHAT A LIFE ••
Now Playing ORPHEUM Friday, November 3, 1939
THE    UBYSSEY
Three
Lora Lee Dress Shop, IS 14 Granville Street . . . has the mott
gorgeous selection of evening gowns . . . and just because a war is in
progress is no reason for any girl, co-ed, undergraduate or graduate
to stop thinking of her social duties . . . and of course that means
something extra special in the evening wardrobe . . . perhaps a tricky
modernized Victorian version would be just the style for you . . .
halter neck and brassiere top in military stripe gold background with
red and blue stripe applied . . . the form-fitting bodice and full skirt
of black taffeta with stripes repeated at the hemline . . . and the bustle
at the back appears between the square scolloped jacket hem . . . and
many other charming gowns that will make every co-ed feel and look
attractive . . . one Anglican college lad must have a case of tour
grapes . . . 'cause when he heard that Salisbury Lodge were having a
date bureau, he accused them of trying to make sure of dates for the
Phrateres co-ed dance . . . Now if it is a warm frock . . . Lora Lee has
just the thing, warm woolen frocks . . . grape, rust and of rabbit hair
and other attractive materials. ...
ti        d        ti
Roselawn Ltd., 724 Granville Street specializes in corsages that
are different . . . pendants of tiny flower* . . . the ideal thing for the
Science class parties next Friday ... or if your girl has one of these
strapless gowns . . . Greta Raynor promises artistic dainty floral strap*
. . . girls here is your opportunity to show the lads the smart thing to
arrange in flowers for the Phraterea Co-ed dance. Call Sey 7746 . . .
A flower for his buttonhole to match your corsage . . . and might we
suggest one of Roselawn's features ... an exquisite combination
corsage ... or a delicate wrist corsage ... a Councillor came stamping
into the pub yesterday and exclaimed to all and sundry that from now
on he waa going to everything stag . . . frustrated love no doubt . . .
light weight corsages that will not tear or marr the sheer or light
material evening dress is another thoughtful idea . . . for the senior
class party . . . something dignified is called for . . . and a tiara of
flowers ... to suit the individual personality	
n     n     n
Re-Son's 608 Granville Street . . . just walk down the deeply
carpeted stairs to the right as you enter the store ... to Rae's Clever
Shoes . . . and there ia the right pair of evening slippers for your
ensemble . . . with the Arts-Aggie Ball, Senior Class party, Science
Class parties and Phrateres Co-ed dance during the next two weeks . .
you must have a smart, chic comfortable . . . yes, comfortable pair of
evening slippers . . . and all different size heels . . . the wedge heel,
excellent for the tall girl who doesn't wish to emphasize her height. . .
a mid-between heel neither high nor low for the average girl and for
dn Tilt-pocket -ditioirthcre are the slender high heels . . . our advertiser who has recently become a father . . . for the first time . . . has
started to buy a bicycle for the young hopeful ... on the instalment
plan . . . the evening slippers arc $4.95 and $t.9f and are of mesh gold
and white . . . mesh silver and white . . . cellotex . . . and lastex . . .
They can be tinted to match your gown and the metallic colors will
not tarnish . . . Remember 608 Granville Street.
n     n     n
Dolphin Tea House ... on Marine Drive, just behind the Japanese
lantern . . . five minutes' walk from the campus ... is the foster home
of students and faculty alike ... a cosy luncheon . . . the casual afternoon tea . ..the early supper ... or club dinners by reservation ... an
excellent place for a social evening . . . with the special bridge room
. . another idea ... if you want to make sure that your girl will accept
your bid to the Arts-Aggie Ball on November 16 . . . convince her
that you are a discriminating personality and take her to the Dolphin
. . phone Alma 0103 before you leave the campus, order your afternoon
tea, scones and clear honey before you leave . . . and behold ... it is
all ready for you when you arrive . . . w*ell we don't know what to
think ... a very coy freshette said delicately to her escort . . . "I'me so
glad you're taking me home. . . I always get lost." . . . And the same
advice goes to the Co-eds. . . . Do unto the lads just as you like to be
done by and take them to tea at the Dolphin. . . .
TM**?'*"*
Browns Beat Smiths 19-18
Student Directory Reveals
AU traditions and accepted ideas
are dashed as startling news is released by the Student directory. Contrary to wide-spread belief. Smith ls
not the most common name on the
campus. The Browns take the blue
ribbon this year as they exceed the
Smiths by one member.
Congratulations are due to the
Browns as they take the cup with a
final score of 10-18.
UNUSUAL
Aside    from    these    leaders    come
many less common names, and many
very unusual ones. If you ever forget
your lunch, you can have a free meal
of Lamb, Bacon, or Werner, complete
with   Salt,  Pepper,  and  Dill   Plokell.
In case you are romantically Inclined, we have two Darlings and a
Dear. Don't run too hard, boya, love
ain't all they say It Is.
Down any Street or Lane ls a Bush,
a Chestnut, a Primrose, Moss or
Weed. Then we find that Winter
brings Snow and a Sleigh.
Industrially, there is a Malnguy, a
Boss, and a Workman. Unfortunately, no Bigshot has registered. However, our spies tell us that there ts a
Furor somewhere about.
ADVICE
Hold your noses, girls, we have a
Smellie,    but    ao    far    no    Lifebuoy.
Sturdy and Strong ought to be good
Thunderbirders, as would Spry, Quick,
Large and Long.
The characteristics of the female
of the species are here ta Patience,
Cross, Meek and Proud.
Ladles note: If you are ever chased
by an unrelenting male, open the
Hatch, climb down the Hole, go
through the House and onto the
Beach. Then be sure to make a good
Story of It.
Now just a word of warning to
the male reader. Aa there are sometimes two girls with the same .me,
be aure you are phoning the beautiful blonde with the blue eyea, and
not the other one. The smart boy
who always does hla homework
might have a double, ao be aure to
get the right one.
Multitudinous other Interesting
things are ln the Directory, so be
sure to get one. They are the best
reference books on  the campus.
Hart House Group
Will Play Before
Campus Audience
Concert Will Be
Pass Sytem
Feature
The world famous Hart House
Quartet wUl give a concert ln the
University Auditorium on Wednesday, Nov. 18 at noon. Students win
be admitted under the pass system.
The program ls to be repeated ln
the evening at 8.80 p.m. Reserved
seats may be obtained for $1.00. 76c
and 60o at J. W. KeUy's on Oranville Street (SEymour 7066) trom
Nov. 11 on.
The concert has been arranged under the sponsorship of the Department of university Extension.
HOW THEY BEGAN
Thirty years ago, before Europe's
art and culture was torn up and
scattered to the winds whloh brought
them finally to land on the North
Amerloan continent, Eugene Ysaye—
one of the greatest musical personalities of our time—held olasses for
young geniuses at his summer estates
In Belgium.
Boris Hambourg, ceUlst of the Hart
Houae Quartet whloh appears here
In one of its superb and rare concerts
on November 16 was one of Ysaye's
group of young prodigies.
There he met string players' from
all parts of the world who oame ta
worship at the feet of the master,
who  imparted  hla  knowledge  and
advioe sympathetically and wisely.
Eaoh pupil participated In playing
string-quartets   under   the   master's
guidance,    and    two    youths    were
brought together little knowing that
many years later they were to form
and play In a Canadian string quartet whloh would beoome world-famous.
That was the real beginning ef
the Hart House Quartet, whloh ta
all these yean haa only had two
changes la personnel.
Boris Hambourg and MUton Black-
stone,  viola,   are   the   two original
players,   who   were  so   fortunate  to
secure   as  eoUeaguee,   James Levey
who was for so many years leader of
the  famed  London  String  Quartet,
and Adolphe Koldofsky, leader of the
Prague Quartet of Caeehe-Slovakia,
although himself a native of London,
England. The   praises   of   the Hart
House Quartet have been sung ln almost every  modern  language.
REHEARSALS
(Continued froaa Page 1)
partment. Prof. Ronald Hilton, will
direct "The Red Velvet Ooat," as-
slated by Mary McLeod. Robert McWIlllams will be the lovesiok Loren-
ao, and Norah Lyall the energetic
Marlanna. Lilliputian John Enwright
will taokle the part of Esteban; Allison Mann, Esteher; Ruth DesBrlsay,
Donna Berta; Stella Davidson, Lola
Denlse Darling, Carmen,
The tragedy In two soenes, "Mother of Judas" will be directed by
Sidney Risk, assisted by John Olen.
Mary MoLorg is to be Maria; Alison
Cummlngs, Rebe; Bill Knox, Felipe;
Mlnta Bulgln, Conohlta; and Robert
Haywood, Don Savllle.
Eunice Alexander will direct the
sparkling comedy, "The Last Mrs.
Blakely," assisted by Esme Cayd-
sien. The various Mrs. Blakeleys
will be revealed as widely different
characters, all of whom tailed to
hold the unseen Mr. B. except the
last one. Mr. Blakeley's cast-offs
will be interpreted by Nancy Bruoe,
Shirley MacDonald, Nonl Ritchie,
and  Josephine   Kennedy.
Although the plays are designed to
test latent ability in new members,
a number of senior members are
pitching in for the sake of old Alma
Oreen Room. Doug Wilson will be
the only male in "The Last Mrs. B."
Jim Frazee and Pat Keatley will
swish about in Venetian robes in
"Othello," and Bill McLellan and
Jaok Oray will stalk across tbe
scene as civil guards in the Spanish
tragedy.
Margaret Morris will reveal her
man-holding secrets in the title role
of "Tbe Last Mrs. Blakely" and
Bruoe Emerson will portray a mayor
with a wanderlust in the Mexican
comedy.
V. o. u.
Rev. T. J. Hind of the West Point
Orey Baptist Church will speak to
the Varsity Christian Union In Arts
203 at 12.45 today. Everyone Is Invited  to attend.
Reserve
SALISBURY   CAFE
BANQUETS AFTERNOON TEAS
LUNCHES
DINNERS
" 'Twas an evening In Ootober
I waa very far from sober,
And to toddle home to bed
I vainly tried.
My feet began to stutter
So lay down In the gutter
And a Uttle pig did thus
To me confide."
. . . That they laughed at this one
at the U. of Alberta.
Little Dorothy: Mother, do all fairy
tales begin with. "Onoe upon a time"?
Mother: No dear, some begin with,
"I'll be working late at the offloe."
Aah-rah
We have turned crusader, a serious
moment please. That much touted
"Oollege Spirit" must be dead Indeed,
If U.B.O. studenta have not even
enough pride ln their Alma Mater to
bo hospitable and courteous to guests.
It you do not understand this, refer
to the lack of organised cheering for
the Saskatchewan Huskies at both
the Wednesday and Saturday football
games.
WhUe on the subject of the Illusive
college spirit, the following quotation
from the Alberta Gateway ln application, may give you a Uttle Insight j
into why you say that the Ubyaaey la
not a "Oollege Paper" and does not
echo student opinion.
"Let's get back to the good old
daya of real excitement, when feeling
ran high, the days when the Gateway
published news on student affairs because there was student news and
the editor did not have to turn to
Europe for a good story."
POOR PROF.
Have you ever sympathised with
your professors, or do you regard
them as neoeaaary evils one step removed from humanity? If the latter,
perhaps these few points written by
a University of Tulsa faoulty member
tn defenoe of his profession may give
you a better view of the oase. The
profeaaor asked his oritlo If he had
ever had to:
a. Stt and listen while a dumb
dean tells you how to teach.
b. Laugh at the President's jokes
—vintage 1880.
c. Eat your lunch ln the college
dining haU, where you have to remove the half-baok's feet from your
table.
d. Aasociate on terms of equaUty
wtth the hairy necked coaching staff.
e. Give an aU-Amerloan a grade
for two attendances in four months.
f. Listen to more than one commencement address.
"If you have never had to do any
ot these things and a million more
of the same kind," concluded the Tulsa man, "then what the h do you
know about teaching?"
Now what, uo you think of your
professors?
Did anyone ever tell you the sad
sad, tale of Aunt EUaa? (No relation
to one of our English profs.) If not,
lend an ear, if so, skip the next four
lines.
Into the well,
(Which the plumbers built her)
Aunt EUaa fell
We must buy a filter.
Perhaps  you should  have  skipped
tt after all.
Apolooy
Wtth apologies to Mr. Underbill,
we thought the following joke a
good one, and made It topical to
hold  Interest.
Doctor: I think you must be drinking too muoh ooffee. Try a substitute.
Patient: Your advioe Is superfluous doctor, I've been having breakfast In the caf, since my freshman
year.
Our weekly plug for Mary Ann,
sponsor Ubyaaey advertisers:
Mary Ann says that a spinster ls
a   gal   who   knows   all   the   answers
but has never been asked the questions.
CORNT
Perhaps you haven't heard this
one.
Solenoeman: You know Blondle,
there Is only one thing wrong with
me, I'm oolor blind.
Fern:  Yo sho all must be, mlstah.
Then again, mid terms are coming up. This ls reprinted from, we
hate to admis it, the Sheaf..
Cute Co-ed: I'll bet you're worried
—two exama in one day.
Cuter  Co-ed:  You  bet.  I  don't  aee
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Publio  Stenographer
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Scholars9 Cars Old and Neu;
Know Ail We Students Do
CoJEd Sports
—By Oerry Armstrong
CUPID CAPERS
After a week's postponement on
aooount of bad weather, the Interoolleglate Telegraphic Archery Meet
was finally oompleted last week. For
those who do not know the working
of suoh a tournamont, here are a
few facts: Eaoh girl on the team
shoots 34 arrows at 80, 40 and 60
yards respectively and hands In her
soore, the totals bslng relayed baok
East. On tbe target, points are
counted as follows: white 1, blaok 8,
blue 8, red 7, gold 0.
THEY'RE OOOD
Our coed archers modestly reveal
that their total ls but 100 short of
last year's winning soore and Is 800
greater than that of the yoar before.
And furthermore, last year's winners
are not competing!
Individual scores are: Emily Fraser 388, Hilda McLean 373, Hortense
Warns, 366, Phyllis MoBwen 346,
Phyllla MltoheU 311, Jean Pratt 184,
Lillian Johanaon 161, Ruth Wilson
160.
FLASH —Senior A Basketballers
have been Invited to play In Kamloops on November 11 . . . tbe only
oheck Is the Uttle matter of transportation.
MURALS
Are we going to town with the
co-ed murals! No less than 10 teams
took part In laat week's program!
The wlnnaba: Volleyball: Arta 41,
Arta 48; Badminton, Arta 41; Ping
Pong, 2nd Yr. Nurses, Arts 43. Keep
up the fine work girls!
Don't forget next week:  Monday,
Nov. 6, Volleyball:
2nd Yr. Nurses vs. 6th Yr. Nurses
Arts 43 vs. Aria 48
Tuesday, Ping Pong:
Arts 43 vs. 2nd Yr. Nurses
Badminton:
Eduoatlon vs. Aggies
I
Behind the
MIKE
Are you a potential Noel Coward
or Bernard Shaw? Have you a longing to tell the story of your life ln
dramatic form? Oan you, do you, or
will you write script?
Becauae, If you do, the Radio Society needs yout
The plans at preaent are to dramatise the Romance of UB.C.—the
gradual development of the University from Its embryonio stages In
Fairview to its present state of academic and scenic accompUshment.
Original half-hour dramas are also
ln demand, so—we are paging all
talent and would-be talent on the
oampua—oome up to the studio at
noon hours, and you will be greeted
with open arms. . . .
Wednesday noon will be the last
opportunity for you to win fame and
glory tn the realm of radio. No applications will be aocepted after that
date.
News scripts, dramatic scripts, humor scripts—all will be read with
great care and reverence—if they are
submitted to us at the studio, at noon
hour, at onoe!
-Baaays  and *Mie»e»  Typed
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MART KENNEY and His Western
Gentlemen . . . available for private
engagements.
HOTEL
VANCOUVER
LOST: Slide-rule, Tuesday In the
Applied Sclenoe Building. WlU the
finder please return same to H. W.
Anderson in care of the Pub.
LOST: WlU the person who took
a maroon scarf with white polka
dots from the Oym on Saturday by
mistake, please return the scarf to
D. Armltage in care of the Pub.
how I oan be out with two profs ln
one night.
I wonder  if it would  work?  Perhaps it Is safer to study, just in case.
i By A. JALLOPY
I am a 1036 deluxe model Chev.
sedan. Every morning I oarry from
one to eight students aorosa the city
to Varsity, stand all day with my
pals on the parking lot till my load
Is ready to leave, then say goodbye
and chug baok home with my young
passengers. It Is a pleasant life, and
I have no klok (exoept the ono with
which I delight In waking my slsepy
riders In ths mornings.)
CLASS  SOCIETY
I have heard that the . students
have many olubs. No doubt they
took the Idea from we oars. There
are two sooietles among us—the Jitterbug Jallopies and tha Sophisticated Stream-liners. We have around
100 tn our group while the Streamliners have a membership of about
300.
The members are of two olasses
—thoae who oome every day, and
fhoae who belong to "car-chains'*
and oome only onoe a week.   Meetings aro held eaoh  day  and  are
alwaya attended by about 800 oars.
We disouss the weather, who's going to win the war, and what our
favorite passenger wore this morning.    My,  my,  it  surely takes   our
meeting to bring to   light   all   the
soandal.    It Is an unwrlttan law of
our sooietles to relate to eaoh other
all the amusing things that happen
en route to and from Varsity, and
I'm here to tell you that we are right
up to date on all the latest love affairs.
NUMBSKULLS
Some of the parents who lend my
pals to their off-spring to oome to
Varsity surely don't know the
ohanoes they're taking. We all sympathise wtth the poor oar, Jallopy or
streamliner, driven by one of those
numbskulls who parks orosswise in
the parking lane, occupying room
whloh would ordinarily hold three
oars. Also, wo know It is not the
oar's fault when It is parked ao olose
to its neighbor that their fenders
graze eaoh other and no space is left
for doors to be opened.
Aooording to our records, there
Is ono ear for every eight students
who attend this Instttutton, only a.
fair average ta comparison to other universities. Down at the Unlveralty of Washington thero Is otto
oar for every two and a half studenta.
Tbere ia one time In the year that
we really enjoy being "Varsity oara."
That la in the Homeoomlng parade—
perhapa you have heard of it.
On this rare oooaslon we have full
run of downtown streets. With muoh
satisfaction we may pass through
red-lighted intersections while "ordinary oars" stand aside tn awed
reverence. I honestly believe the
students enjoy that parade as much
as we do.
LOST: Laat Tuesday on Campus,
tan colored key-ease, four keys.
Alma Mater Society, Lost and
Found.
LOST)   Black  fountain  pen.  Return to Mr. Horn's offloe.
LOST
Pair of track spikes ln gym or stadium. Sise 6%. O. W. Parker, So. 41.
Please give to Johnny Owen at Stadium.
LOST: A blaok fountain pen. Will
the finder pleaae return the pen to
the Pub offloe.
Palomrnar
DANCE  FRI.  AND  SAT.
From 0-1
VERN MoZNNIS
Hla Trumpet and Hla Oreheatra
Pat Qldney. VocaUat
Friday: Ladiea 38c, Oenta 40c
Saturday: Ladiea 38c, Oenta 60c
Enquire   now   regarding   rental
of   ballroom   for   olub   dances.
You'U meet friends.
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After-Theatre Teas Fascinating Teacup Reading SATURDAYS OAME8
THUNDERBIRDS vs. LIONS
VARSITY vs.  ARTS  OLUB
Four
BASKETBALL CARD
VARSITY vs. ANOBLUS
V.A.O. OYM.
* Varsity Nite' At V. A. C. Gym Sat.
Collegiate Cagers Drop
Opener To Stacy's 39-28
Play Anffelus In
Feature Attraction
Saturday
When the Varsity Thunderbird
oagers clash with Angelus Hotel
quintette in the feature game of Saturday's basketball oard they will be
fighting for their first win of the
season. The Collegians debutted before home fans at the Campus Oym,
Wednesday, and were sat down by a
speedy Stacey crew 80-38.
The Students exhibited a potential
menace to league standings on Wednesday but lacked the finish of a
championship squad, and faded
after leading the Shoemen at the
quarter, 10-8.
PRINOLE OUT
Wearing a Varsity strip after two
years absence from the Campus was
Oeorge "Joe" Pringle who haa sparked many student teama in the past.
Pringle was notloeably rusty In the
enoounter but will soon round into
shape and be a definite asset to the
squad.
Varsity had their aone defenoe
working perfectly In the opening
oanto, but were unable to stop the
Stacey sharpshooters who lay outside the sons and potted baskets.
Shooting holes In the Student waU
was Also Luoas who netted ten
pointa for the Shoemen against his
own team mates, and Ken Lawn.
Flashing for the Blue and OoM
was rookie Jim Soott who led m
belated rally In the final frame
that brought Vanity within one
point of knotting the count. Soott,
freshman flash from ChlUlwaok,
dlaplayod smooth form getting his
shots away, and potting eight
points.
The Collegians, although potentially a strong team, showed many
rough edges tn Wednesday's game
that will have to be smoothed out
before tomorrow's game at the
V.A.C. gym.
NO THROW
Notably weak waa the Students'
free throwing. Awarded twenty-one
free tosses during the game, tbey
were able to net a meagre eight of
them. Thirteen points thrown away,
and the Stacy winning margin was
eleven points.
It haa long been pointed out the
value of a team that can pot a majority of Its free throws, and when
the Collegians learn to pot them,
they'll start winning games.
See you at V.A.C. gym Saturday.
It's  "Varaity Night."
VARSITY: Pedlow 3, Alexander 4,
Livingstone 8, Straight 3, Flynn 1,
Soott 8, Miller, Johnaon, Ryan—38.
STACY: Sibourne 8, Oloag 4, Lawn
7, Hillman 2, Luoas 10, McDougall 3,
Turner, Williamson 0—30.
ROWING CLUB
Rowing club practices are being
held three times a week now. There
are workouts 'Wednesday and Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning,
at the Fraser River club houae.
Tentative crewa have been arranged for a regatta with Oregon to be
held next Feb. or Maroh.
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INJURED STAR
Plotured above Is Captain Ted MoPhee of the English Rugby team.
Ted was Injured in last Saturday's
Homeoomlng tilt with the Meralomas whon he dislocated his arm.
MoPhee will be missing from tho
lineup for three weeks.
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By LIONEL SALT
That big cheer you didn't hear on
Saturday was the Mamooks, self-
appointed groaning section for the
prevention of cheers for the opposition, leading the Varsity cohorts
through some hospitable cheering for
the Huskies.
The Mamooks led the cheering
throughout the entire contest and
Student throats were hoarse trom not
spiriting the Saskatchewan gang on
tn victory. Led by the Intrepid Mr.
Ken Shaw, the Students of U.B.O.
gave vent to their enthusiastic feelings towards tho Prairie visitors, by
allowing aome ot the Saskatchewan
grads in the crowd to give a Husky
yell, some of the Varsity fans Joining
In.
Once, when Johnson of the Huskies, was led from the field with a
bloody face, a slightly soused gentleman from North Shore's grid elite,
essayed himself the task of exhorting
the stands to cheer the departing
Mr. Johnson.
The Mamooks, and the Varsity
stands, met his bucholic breezing
with stoney glares and clenched lips.
Suddenly there burst from the stands
the weaving form of Kenneth (Rah
Rah) Shaw, and fifteen minutes lat
er, a verbal syrocket burst In honour
of the injured Johnson.
Thunderbirds
Tackle
North Shore
Lose Three Men for
Lion Fixture
With the Hardy Cup safely looked
up In the trophy room, the Varsity
Thunderbirds of the gridiron will go
farther In their quest for the holy
grail—the Lipton Trophy—when they
tangle with the North Shore Lions
In a feature Big Four game at the
Stadium, tomorrow.
However, the Thunderbirds will be
allghtly ahorn whsn they trot out
onto the greensward Saturday for
three of their major'stars will be
out of the oonteat.
STARS OO
Missing from the roster for a
week at least will be Dlok Dowrle,
Andy Lang, and Tommy Williams.
Dowrle Is combining a sprained
ankle with a wedding, and will skip
tbls grid date.
Andy Lang, starry freshman baokfleld man, who has bsen holding
down the right half spot on the
squad suffered a oraoked rib In the
opening Hardy Cup tilt, and will be
out of aotlon for at leaat one week.
Williams will be out with a bruised
bone in his shoulder. Tommy has
been flashing some of his old form
of late, and his absence, plus that
of Lang, will put the burden of running plays on Oraham Finlay.
The   right   half   apot   haa   boon
giving Ooaoh Van Vllet plenty of
headaches.   Probable  starters  wUl
be Ernie Teagle who wlU also alternate  with  Jim  Harmer at  the
blocking half position.
Catching  a  playing  berth  will  be
Austin    Frith,    southpaw    backfleld
man,   who   got   his   baptism   in   the
Victoria     game.     Frith's     southpaw
manoeuvers    will    give    the    'Birds
strength  on  the left side of the  line
that has been lacking.
The presentation of the Hardy Oup
was run off in just four minutes.
Walking towards Captain Johnny
Pearson of the victorious Thunderbirds, Chancellor R. E. McKechnie
spoke briefly and thrust the cup Into
the arms of Pearson who attempted
to lateral lt to Ooach Van Vllet.
Maury, however, faded Into the background and Pearson hung grimly to
the silverware. Thus was presented
the Hardy Cup—emblematic of Western Canadian football championship.
Really most Inspiring. Presentation
time: Four minutes, three seconds
flat.
And a cautious word of warning to
that certain Thunderbird who ecstatically sniffed the bouquet of Sir
Johnny Walker's super-pancromatlc
forty ounces of dynamite. Please do
your sniffing, sir, other than under
the Publication's Office window.
VARSITY DAIRY LUNCH
OREETINOS!
Trimble nt Tenth
OALS AND BOYS OF FALL SESSION 1
"<iO   OET   "F.M  VARSITY"
DIVOT LADS
COMPLETE
GOLF DRAW
Three very hot golfers were established as equal favorites to carry
off the Unlveralty match play golf
championship thia week following
the qualifying round held at the
Unlveralty golf oourse.
Mansfield Beach, veteran of Varaity golf oompetltion, Ken McBride
of Nelaon, and BUI Plommer of
Shaughneasy Heighta golf course
toured the Varsity oourse in 77's to
share honors in the medal round.
Two strokes back at 70 were Bob
Waldie, the long hitting freshman
from Magee, and Ormy Hall. Tony
(Hans) Swlnton found the course
tough the first time over and turned
in an even 80.
Billy Charlton, defending champion, wound up with a shaky 81 that
just caught htm a plaoe in the
championship flight. Oordle Livingston was also off form and tied with
Charlton with 81 and a last place
qualifying apot.
In the flrat flight are: Doug. Watt
88; Harry Lumsden 89, Waddle Robertson 00, Hal Coverdale 111, Doug
Miller 88, Stan Copp 08, Al Mensles
100 and Art Harton 08.
Draw for the flrst round of the
match play Is as follows: Reaoh vs.
Charlton; Hall vs. McBride; Livingstone vs. 'Waldie; Swinton va. Plommer.
Draw for the first flight: Watt va.
Menzies; Lumsden va. Coverdale;
Miller vs. Stan Copp; Barton \a.
Robertson.
The first round ln the championship flight must be completed by
Sat., Nov. 4. Matches up. to the flnal
will  be over the  18 hole route.
—HALL.
Professor (to class ln surgery):
The right leg of the patient, as you
see, in shorter than the left and in
consequence he limps. Now, what
would you do ln a case of this kind?
Student:  I'd  limp  too.
—Queen's Journal
Ruggermen
Take On
Arts Club
Ubeecees Meet
Tough Team
In Ex-Britannia
By DOUO WATT
Tomorrow the Varaity Senior "A"
Rugger aquad meeta Vanoouver Arta
Club at the Brockton  Oval at 3:80.
A win will again put the students
In a flrst-piaoo tis with ths league-
leading Meralomaa, as tho Kitsles
gained a bye In the schedule this
week.
The Careymen will be without the
servloes of Captain Ted MoPhee,
and possibly Carl Chapman. MoPhee
Injured his elbow In last Saturday's
tilt, and will probably be out for
three weeks, while Chapman Is still
suffering from a bad eye received In
praotloe two weeks ago.
However In plaoe of Ted, brother
Howie Is turning out to fill the post
and gladden the heavy-laden heart
ot Ooaoh Carey.
It appears that Howie will be a
team member for the remainder of
the season, thus being on the roster
when the students taokle thetr flrst
MoKeohnle Cup assignment on Nov.
11.
LINE UP
The lineup for the game will be:
In the sorum, Lane, Pyle, Davies,
Malnguy, Mason, Buck, MoPhee, and
Robaon. Lang will again be holding
down the half slot while Rioharda
moves up to ths five-eighths position. Howie MoPhee will be skippering the men at Inside three, along
with Jerry Wood. Dayamith and
Chapman will be on the wings with
Hoskins at fullback.
U.H.C.
The Ubeeoeers tussle wtth the Ex-
Brltannians at the Lower Oval at
the same time as the "A" squad.
Having rested up last week with a
bye, the lads should be in fine fettle
for   this   week's   contest.
The lineup for the game will be:
Shannon, MoLaohlan, Bingham,
Moore, Stevenson, Clement, Field, In
the pack; Niahlo at aorum-half;
Johnaon at five-eighths; Roaa NeU aa
Insldea; Morrow and Hicka on the
wings;  Wllaon at fullback.
Soccermen Meet
Second Place
Premiers
Junior Team Faces
Marpole Eleven
The good burghers of the metro-
polls of New Westminster can atart
looking out for trouble any time
now. The Varaity Thunderbird soccermen are coming to town.
Skipper Jaok Rush will lead the
campus insteppers to Moody Park
where they will meet the high-flying
Premier Hotel team in a regular
Saturday Vancouver and District
League flrst division fixture. The
Hotel boys are one of the two teams
in the league who are ahead of the
Varsity outfit, and the Hltchinsmen
will be fighting to come within close
range prior to shooting for the top
spot.
TOUOH   ONE
However, the Premiers will present tougher opposition than the
locals have had for some time, and
Coach Hltchens has been drilling his
charges all week ln the art of shooting, one department ln which the
Blue and Oold aggregation has not
been   outstanding   this   year.
All the regulars for the collegians
will be In strip. Jim Robinson has
got over a bad bout of flu, and there
Is a possibility of him either taking
over the left-fullback position again
or possibly the centreforward spot.
In the latter case Phil Temoln would
partner Basil Robinson on the right
wing.
A double dellgkt
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VARSITY CAGEMEN
SPLIT TWIN BILL
Varaity oagemen aplit a pair of
battles at the Y.W.CA. gym Tueaday
evening, the Senior "B's" winning
their debut 30-38 and the Intermediate "A's" dropping a 80-33 call.
Art Barton saved the day for the
Bees when he made good his last
minute free-throw after Mountain
View Pals had rallied to knot the
count at 28-all. Rees and Young led
Varsity point-getters with 10 and 7
respectively.
FROSH
The Frosh squad couldn't hold the
fast Comets In their encounter. Opponents Wilson and Anderson ran
wild for 28 points between them,
while the collegians rimmed the
hoop repeatedly. Bob Davey was
high man with 9 for Varsity,
SENIOR B. Beea 10, Elefthery 8,
Ryan 4, Harton 8, Mensles 9, Young
7, Roddan. Total 30.
INTER A. MaoTavlah 1, Daviea
0,   Roblnaon   0,   Houaen   4,   Armstrong 8, Hill, Walker. Total 99.
—PATON.
COLD FEET!
In the stadium—or on the sidelines—watching the team do
Its stuff I But no matter how
exciting it gets your poor old
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corner. Remember, the "poor
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winter.
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