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 NOV 9   1955
IEUB1
HE UB YSSEY
Volume 33
VANCOUVER, B.C. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 1955
Number 21
use sems stco/mmAnm
to Face Court
CROWNING LILY DONG Queen of Homecoming is this
year's Great Trekker Aubrey Roberts. Radiant Lily—
candidate for the engineers—won out over six other candidates. Princesses were Danica d'Hondt, Arts, and Kay
Hammerstom, Frosh. —Robertson Photo
CROWNED   SATURDAY
Lily Dong Rings
Homecoming Bell
By KATHY ARCHIBALD
Lily Dong was sitting back, not nervous at all because she
didn't expect anything to happen. Suddenly a crown was placed
on her head and she was announced as Homecoming Queen
for 1955. Then came the nervousness, "all I could do was giggle."
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—      ,.     ^ ^e beginning of the dance,
her boyfriend, Bob Lee, mentioned casually, "Oh, you might
have a chance, Lil." But Lil was
so sure that she didn't have a
chance, that she talked him out
of the idea completely.
So at the coronation, Bob was
just as surprised as Lily, and as
he says, "more excited."
The 21-year-old example of
collegiate pulchritude and personality is a fourth year nursing
student.
It was on her 21st birthday,
October 1.3, that she was chosen,
at the Nurses-Engineers Mixer,
as the EUS candidate for Homecoming Queen.
When asked about the controversial identity of her sponsors—
are they sheep or wolves?—she
side-tracked neatly, "they're a
nice bunch of fellows."
For Lily, the taking of photographs was the most nerve-
wracking episode; thanks to the
enthusiastic support of the engineers, the Pep Meet turned out
to be the most enjoyable.
Travel   To
Scandinavia
For Fine Food
for  the  world
know is Scan-
Latest mecca
traveller in the
dinavia.
The fine food, the people and
their interesting solution to economic problems similar to our
own are yours for only $800 a
year. This includes room, board
and tuition.
Two $400 scholarships are
available for the Scandinavian
Seminar on Cultural Studies.
$1250 will give you a seminar,
field trips and transportation to
and from Scandinavia.
The family atmosphere prevails everywhere with only seven or eight in a class. The professors eat and live with the
students. Each student has a
chance to live with a family and
learn all about the life in that
part of the world
A FEW HANDBOOKS
STILL FOR SALE
The 1955 Student Directories—1500 of them—sold out
in forty minutes last Friday,
Handbook Editor Rod Smith
said today.
"This averages out to 37.41
handbooks sold per minute,"
Smith said.
The improved directory will
go into it's second edition today, still selling.at the same
35-cent price.
Handbooks are on sale at
the AMS office. Free to
frosh.
Huge Brock
Space To Be
Allotted
At a cost of about ten dollars
per square foot, some two hundred fifty thousand square feet
of brand new offices, club
rooms, and lounges will be divided among AMS clujbs and
faculties in the proposed Brock
Extension building.
REQUIREMENTS
"But," Committee Chairman
Don McAUum said, "it may not
be possible to satisfy all clubs'
estimated requirements." He
stressed that space estimates
submitted so far by the various
clubs would not be automatically approved.
At a meeting MMonday, the
student Brock Extension committee discussed with architects
a preliminary list of space requirements.
TOTAL SPACE
Half the proposed total space
has already been requested by
clubs. The largest space requirements submitted are dance club,
2100 sq. feet; Mussoc, 1700; and
Jazzsoc,  1500.
The extension, financed by
student funds over the next
seven years, should be contracted by the end of March and may
be completed by next winter.
1800
Some 1800 square feet has
tentatively been assigned to
office space for all religious and
political clubs.
Also under discussion are extended cafeteria facilities, a
large main student lounge, and
recreational space for ping-pong
and billiards.
MEETINGS
After several meetings to iron
out space requirements and the
general appearance of building,
architects Sharp and Thompson
will be asked to submit the first
drafts of final blueprints.
Investigators Urge
Dropping Charges
By VAL HAIG-BROWN
The Undergraduate Societies Committee has refused to
accept the decision of the Investigating Committee to droR
charges which were laid against three students following the
Bellingham Invasion.
The Investigating Committee
was ordered by Student Council
to look into the matter when the
students were arrested following
the Invasion on charges of
drunkeness and obstructing police officers.
EVIDENCE
After examining the evidence
t h e Investigating Committee
felt that the matter should be
dropped since the students involved had already suffered
enough.
The Undergraduate Societies
objected on the grounds that the
offences are too serious to be
ignored and the students' conduct reflected badly on the
University.
CHARGES
They also felt that the Investigating Committee had gone beyond its jurisdiction in dropping
the charge.
The charges will now be taken before Student Court in spite
of the feeling of the Investigating Committee that the evidence
is not sufficient.
DECISIONS
Members of the Investigating
Committee are: Chairman Dave
Hamphill, Joan Mclvor, Clive
Hughes, Gordy Flemons, and
Murray McKenzie.
'tween classes
Jazzsoc Presents
Panel of Experts
Cloudy, occassional light rain.
Winds southeast 15 mph, and
reaching 25 mph in Georgia
Straits. Low 40, high 55.
High pressure area surrounding Tim Buck slowly fading
away.
JAZZSOC presehts a panel of
experts including Roy Hornestie,
Paul Suter and Gerry Hodge,
discussing recorded Jazz at noon
today.
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ALPHA OMEGA Society will
hold a general meeting Wednesday noon in Arts 104 to discuss
coming social.
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GERMAN CLUB will hold a
dance and sing son* al 8 p.m.,
Wednesday a t International
Club (HL4. Girls bring cookies,
boys bring cokes. Everybody
welcome.
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FROSH   UNDERGRADUATE
Society will hold a council meeting Wednesday noon in the Men's
Club Room.
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CIVIL    LIBERTIES    UNION
will hold an executive meeting
at noon today in Hut Bl.
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NFCUS will hold a general
meeting on Wednesday at
noon in the Double Committee
room upstairs in the Brock.
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HIGH    SCHOOL    CONFER.
ence executive asks all members
of   committees   and   committee
heads  to  attend  an  important
meeting at noon Wednesday in
Physics 303 to disquss the complete conference program.
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WEST INDIAN Students wiU
hold a general discussion period
at noon Wednesday in Arts 106.
All students welcome.
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VARSITY  CHRISTIAN  FEL-
lowship will hold an ice-skating
party tonight at 8 in the North
end of the Forum. 50 cents. All
welcome.
(Continued on Page 3)
See  CLASSES
HODGE PLAYS SANTA CLAUS;
GIVING AWAY FREE TICKETS
Campus music lovers may still pick up free tickets
to tonight's performance by the reknowned Amedeus
quartet, Special Events Chairman Gerry Hodge announced
today.
Approximately 200 tickets are still available at the
AMS office. The musical evening of Schubert, Haydn,
and Siebert starts at 8:30 at Georgia Auditorium. THE UBYSSEY
I MEMBER CANADIAN UNIVERSITY PRESS
Authorized ai second clan mitt, Post Office Department,
Ottawa.
Student subscriptions $1.20 per year (included in AMS feet). Mail
tubsbriptions $2.00 per year. Single copies five cents. Published
.In Vancouver throughout the University year by the Student
Publications Board of the Alma Mater Society, University of
British Columbia. Editorial opinions expressed herein are those
of the editorial staff of the Ubyssey, and not necessarily those of
the Alma Mater Society or the University. Letters to the Editor
should not be more than 130 words. Tbe Ubyssey reserves the right
to cut letters, and cannot guarantee publication of all letters
received.
EDITOR-IN-CHIEF   STANLEY BECK
Btonaffaaj Editor   Red Smith       City Editor Sandy Boas
Feature Bdttor     Mike Ames       Sports  EdiiM..MIke  Olaspte
Assistant Ci*y Editor . Val Haig-Brswa
CV9 Editor    Jean Whiteside
Reporters and Desk: Bruce Taylor* Al Forrest. Marilyn Smith,
Carol Gregory, Jean Whiteside, Carolyn Forbes, Shirley King, Pat
Russell. „
Sports Reporters: Stan Glasgow, Bruce Allardyce, Ken Lamb,
Dwayne Brickaon.
SENIOR EDITOR     DOLORES BANERD
Offices in Brock Ball                For Display Advertising
Phone ALma 1924                    Phone  ALma  1230
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School's Out
We agree with President N. A. M. "MacKenzie that UBC
does not need a school of journalism.
Every year UBC is invaded by hundreds of eager would-be
reporters breathless and starry-eyed after a year in high school
JoutnaJiam class or working on the school paper.
Every year'these students curse tbe administration for
dieting no journalism courses and join the Ubyssey staff for
consolation.
"iThey find it a goad consolation.
After a few years working for the Ubyssey and for one of
the downtown papers part-time—while managing to attend
some lectures on the side—students enter a career of journalism with a wide background of practical experience.
Even students who have attended journalism schools in
Washington state and Ontario say the course is "easy, fun, but
worthless."
Newsmen who rose to fame after working for The Ubyssey
include: Pierre JSerton, Hal Straight, Jack Wasserman and
Eric Nicol.
SUCK   MEETING
Andrew Comments
Editor, The Ubyssey,
Dear Sir,
I have been much interested by the discussion which has
gone on in jour pages, and in those of the downtown papers,
regarding the meeting in the auditorium at which Mr. Tim
Buck spoke. I think the discussion may prove useful if we
can concentrate on the issues involved.
I attended the meeting be
cause I was interested and
would like to record the fact
thaB Mr. Buck apparently said
what he intended to say, and
also had time for a question
period. It is wrong and contrary to the fact to say, as was
implied in some accounts, that
he was unable to conclude his
speech. I saw him leave the
Stage and he was not hustled
from it. There was no "riot."
At the outset of tthe speech he
was interrupted, quite naturally I thought, but was not interrupted long enough at any
time to make his remarks disconnected.
I deplored and deplore the
throwing of fruit, but it should
be recorded that Mr. Bucks
comments about people who
had been in Russian concentration camps were of a aomfewhat
provocatve character.
However, the thing I would
Ike to concentrate on is this.
What is the duty of the student
body towards a speaker sponsored by one of their clubs? In
my opinion the duty can be
stated quite simply. First, not
to throw anything or engage in
other forms of violence. Second, not to heckle so continuously that he is unable to put
his point of view connectedly.
Third, to have some representative of the Students Council
present when controversial people are speaking, to support the
chairman of the meeting on a
non-partisan basis. I do not
think, for a moment that the
student body has any obligation
not to interrupt speakers, either
by applause, or by heckling if
they feel that the speaker is
wrong. Expressions of disapproval, as well as of approval,
are I think quite in order in a
political meeting. Expressions
of disapproval should not, however, be childish, boorish, or
so prolonged asHo interrupt the
general flow of discourse. A
few students on the recent occasion were childish, some
were boorish, a very few resorted to throwing objects on
the stage. These reactions
were, however, not quite out
of keeping with the quality of
a good deal df what Mr. Bu&k
said. The vast majority of the
students behaved exactly as I
would hope they would do. I
would like to Offer congratulations to them.
Yours sincerely,
G. C. ANDREW.
Dean and Deputy
to the President
and now
all this
By JOHN QUILL
Sorry, but you boobed last
time you reviled modern art.
You shouldn't have denounced
it as the reckless imagery of
mental attrition.
Did you get carried away
and shudderingly tag it as
belches from a sumptuous and
stagnant sump festooned with
the bad dreams of indigestion?
Well said, but you boobed
badly.
Drop into the UBC art gallery and see why.
There hang some paintings,
abstract and non-reparesenta-
Uve as tbe shadow of a groundhog in fog, done by three Vancouver artists who have sent
your old-hat wailing wall
theories careening into historical oblivion. They are non-
modern:
•UCOESBTVL
Well dressed and successful,
the three pioneers are Rolf
Blakstad, 26, UBC graduate;
Herbert Gilbert, 29, UBC graduate; and Ronald Kelly, 26,
UBC graduate.
Surprised that UBC's getting
into the picture at last? Listen,
you culture vultures.
Only one, Gilbert, has had
formal art school training (in
Vancouver, Chicago, and San
Trancisco). He now lives frugally in a Burrard Inlet houseboat, but he's respectable.
Blakstad and Kelly are not
only respectable, they are a set
designer and a TV producer
employed by CBU.
ARTISTIC SUCCESS
All three owe their artistic
success to a broad liberal education begun at UBC and extended by travel in Europe.
Their work is more mature
than child art, but less stylized
than dul pre-renaissance quick-
freezes.
Gilbert's work is completely
abstract, not a nude collection.
Unfortunately, he's unmarried.
Any young co-ed on the campus care to broaden his scope?
Blakstad and Kelly arc less
angular. Both married, their
voluptuous nude stduies and
more rounded forms reflect the
influence of eternal women
strongly.
INTEREST
University has given these
artists a greater interest in
ideas than in techniques. They
have little use for electric art
school methods, preferring to
adopt an exploring attitude
while dressed in a tailored suit.
They show a lingering touch
of regional influence, but most
of their work is compounded
of universal theories and experiences, even pagan and classic.
You can meet these unusual
alums, and keep up with the
changing times Friday, Nov.
18, when they will discuss their
work at noon in the UBC gallery, under the sponsorship of
curator B. C. Binning and the
Visual Arts Club.
THE UBYSSEY
Tuesday, November 8,1055
erne
SwHtjtof &pai-4
Buck Apology
Editor/ The Ubyssey,
Dear Sir,
I would be extremely grateful if you could forward my
sincere apology to Mr. Tim
Buck, the leader of the "local"
LPP. What happened? On November 1, during the lunch-
hour. I sat in the auditorium
listening to his clever talk, not
whistling, not yelling, not
throwing half-eaten apples nor
rotten oranges at his head, just
curious to know, what he tits
to isy, and how jh* communists operate m this country—
my country m a very lew
months. Jn the course of answering swtoasmsly stupid tjass
lions (yss, stupid, fceeeuse
Ihssi Questions have keen mmm-
mA ehue 19X7 and every coav
munktt knows tsefoTShend, that
toe will hem tto
sooner or later, «ud to
swswrtlingly) ft*. Buck mm
(that, to his
calls is permitted. After all a
very very great majority are  (
vigourously   opposed   to   the
slush Tim Buck hands out.
He got his piece said despite
everything, This meeting must
have been tame compared to
the notorious incident when
a dead cat landed at his feat.
Why  not   a   iew  cat-calls?
Even such a tolerant person
as I believe myself to be is *
moved to emit a few groans
at the rank nonssnts our LPP
.'"lend gave out with.
Yours truly,
Ftfth»genertttam Canadian,
Arte 2.
htna ike siren Curtain. HHat
«ot me « amis puBSlod! I .got
tup *nd *dM tokn that I toad
<osoapod tfrom one.
3 rosuh* 0 ahoolon't have
dene the*! Certainly net without the permission of the chairmen, os oneof-the Students present toid me. I realize I misbehaved. I am sorry. Once
more: my spdlogy. But I have
another reason to be sorry. Because of the Dying sandwiches,
thrown freely and joyfully by
students, who apparently know
well how to conduct gracefully
a fiolttiedl mooting, I Jolt (being df €1") far safer sitting
and could not say what I actually wanted to say. I would
have asked Mr. T. Buck, ii
he really believes what he says.
And this could have led to an
interesting debate.
I believe I would have had
the opportunity to tell him,
how I classify communists into
four neat groups oi murderers,
thiefs, swindlers and hone3t
but hopelessly ignorant individuals, who simply do not
know what the communism
means—none of them worth
a nickel to this free country.
And I believe I could have told
the students of this university:
'Do not whistle, do not laugh
do rTbt yell and do rfbt throw
rotten eggs at a talking communist! Listen carefully instead. Only then you will be
able to notice how much he
hates you and what he is ready
to do, to get the power he is
seeking. No matter how weak
the communists seem to be today—never, never, never underestimate!" In the Auditorium I could hear my own
laugh—eight years ago at the
university in Prague—and I
am afraid.
Yours truly,
M. R. Fajrajsl,
4th   Year   Forestry.
More #uck
Editor, The Ubyssey,
Dear Sir,
Why all the hullabaloo about
Tim Buck? While it must be
granted that a majority of students attending the meeting
went merely for laughs, and
that phyBtcal violence is ab-
horent to the democratic way
of life, it must also be granted
that even at a meeting to hear
a democratic man like George
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gabardine raincoat last Thursday noon i»i Brock, please contact Max at CE. 3175 after 6:00
p.m.
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Saturday morning. Nov. 5, a
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SMILING ROD YOUNG joshed students Friday for pelting Tim Buck. Said city barrister Young, speaking for tbe
Civil Liberties Union: "When I went to UBC we threw
dead cats at Tim. This time students only threw apples. I
suppose this is an improvement." In more serious mood he
termed the pelting "stupid."
Rod Young Slams
Labor Exploiters
"Civil rights are superior to property rights," city barrister
Rod Young told students Friday.
Slamming business men for*
making negroes inferior in order
to exploit their labour, former
member of Parliament Young
told the Civil Liberties sponsored
meeting "when property rights
come into conflict with civil
rights, property rights must go."
He said U.S. negroes were
forced in slavery and later—
after emancipation—'held down
by white businessmen in order
to profit ffcom cheap labour.
BESPECT
Young added, however, that
people should show respect for
the private property of others
when civil liberties were not
violated.
He called the two crying needs
of people the world over '"kindness and veracity."
"The rights of man," he said,
"include the right to be understood."
Answering a student question
"should France pull out of North
Africa," Young replied: ."In
some colonies yes, in others, no."
"I realize that is not a very
satisfactory answer," he added,
"but then we are not living in
a very satisfactory world."
COLONIES
He explained that some North
African colonies were ready for
self government while others
were not. He also pointed out
"the devastating effect" loss of
colonies would have on the
French economy.
Young concluded his talk by
calling students "stupid" for
pelting Federal Communist leader Tim Buck.
He added: "But then, in my
day we threw dead cats at Tim.
Apparently this year they only
threw apples. I suppose that is
some improvement."
Raven has finally achieved
world-wide fame. It is going
to be quoted everywhere.
Quoted, that is, in a bibliography.
The National Library ln
Ottawa intends to include the
first issue of Raven in its
monthly bibliography Cana-
diana, which is distributed
throughout Canada and
abroad. Canadiana, which
lists books of Canadian interest, serves as a buying
guide.    -
CLASSES
(Continued from Pegs 1)
BASKETBALL game between
Frosh and Engineers has been
postponed to a future date.
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CHINESE   VARSITY   CLUB
witt introduce honorary members te the club Wednesday at
noon in Hut HL2.
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PBE-MED SOCIETY will present Dr. Singer on "Anatomy in
Modern Medicine'' Wednesday
noon in Physics 202.
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SWIM CLUB will hold an important meeting at'noon today
in room 212 of the gym.
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PHYS.    ED    UNDERGRAD-
uate Society presents Mr. Philip
A. Smithells, M.A. Wednesday
noon in room 210 of the Memorial gym. Everyone welcome.
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PRE-DENTAL SOCIETY will
hold its first meeting at noon
today in the double committee'
room of the Brock.
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ECONOMICS SOCIETY presents John Bossons speaking on
Japanese Economy at 8 p.m".,
Wednesday at 1815 Allison Rd.
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VARSITY OUTDOOR CLUB
will hold a general meeting
Wednesday noon, highlighted by
slides and a lecture by noted
cabin skier, mountaineer, and
aquavit discoverer W. F. Bennett.
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VARSITY CHRISTIAN  PEL-
lowship presents Rev. J. Robertson speaking on "God's Gift—
New Life" at noon today io
physics 201.
To  Explore
Theology
Protestant students who are
not yet decided about their vocation are invited to explore the
possibilities of entering the ministry on the Rockefeller Brothers
Theological Fellowship Program.
Graduating seniors or recent
graduates of Canadian and American Universities are eligible,
and shall be nominated by the
University for the theological
Fellowship grants.
STUDY
There are no obligations to
continue in the study after expiration of the one-year grant
to the Theological School of the
candidate's choice.
He may prepare for the ministry, or enter another profession. The purpose of the grant
is primarily to aid those who
are uncertain whether or not to
make the ministry their career.
AMOUNT
No fixed amount has been determined for the Fellowship
grants, but an adequate amount
will be given according to the
particular needs of the successful candidate. It is expected that
as many as fifty Fellowships
will be awarded for the coming
year.
GENERAL
The fellowship program is not
designed as a general theological preparation, but as a development of the candidate's talents
through theological study whether he enters the ministry or
continues as a layman in the
church.
PLAN
Students, both at UBC and at
other universities, wishing to
make Inquiries about the plan
should contact the Secretary of
the University Nomination Committee, Dr. Robert Clark, Department of Economics, Hut Al,
before November 19.
Students Aid
Search for Tot
One of the most desparate manhunts in history was carried
out on UBC lands Sunday night and Monday morning.
Hundreds of frantic searchers^ •
combed the woods off Chancel-1 ■■ . • .
Fraternity
Will Host
Conference
lor Boulevard.
Students from Fort and Acadia Camps were called out to
aid in the hunt and Monday
morning RCMP were contemplating calling for bloodhounds
and a helicopter.
But the object of this search
was unaware that he was missing, and knew nothing of the
furor he had unwittingly created.
Little Cam EUet, 7, of 4818
West Sixth, missing since 2:30'
Sunday afternoon, was iound
asleep in the truqk of his mother's car. Busy Sunday afternoon with his playmates, he did
not return home until dark, and
afraid bis parents would scold
him for being late, he crawled
into the open trunk. But the
lid slammed shut and Cam was
trapped.
About nine-thirty next morning, at the height of the search,
the Ellet's gardener heard someone crying .and discovered Cam,
breathless and hungry.
Cam's travels, limited as they
turned out to be, are at an end
for the time being and he will
stick close to home under the
surveillance of his relieved
parents.
The UBC chapter of Delta Upsilon fraternity will be host ea:
November 18 and 19 to dele*
gates from ftos universities st*t
tending the <• provincial Delta
Upsilon Conference.
Two official representatives,
each from the Universities of
Alberta, Washington, Washing"
ton State, Oregon, and Oregon
State will be among the list ol
visiting delegates.
Topics under discussion will
include the allocation of scholarships and the problems of
leadership, housing and rushing.
Distinguished alumnae Attorn-
ey General Robert Bonner may
be guest speaker.
The convention will culminate
in a gala evening in Grouse
Mountain Chalet.
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«« MILDEST BEST-TASTING «••**■«■ THE UBYSSEY
Tuesday, November 8,1955
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MacKENZIE SAYS NO
Journalism Study
Unlikely for UBC
r By BRUCE TAYLOR
UBC will consider establishing a Journalism School only
if students demand it, President N. A. M. MacKenzie said
"fMonday.
200 Students
Leave Books,
Fight Floods
Rallying to a brazen call to
arms, two hundred university
students resisted the pull of their
studies to go to the aid of flood-
stricken residents in the North
Vancouver area Thursday evening.
Minutes after the university
received a call from Civil Defence Headquarters downtown,
University Radio Society sound
trucks converged on both Fort
gnd Acadia camps in an attempt
to round up a hundred volunteers.
WILLING STUDENTS
Willing students responsible
by turning out two hundred
strong. All available vehicles
from the Buildings and Grounds
Department were called out to
provide transportation. By 5.30,
125 students were on their way
to the flood scene.
When they arrived in North
Van, they were directed by
"Works Mnister P. A. Gaglardi to
the 2000 block Capllano Road
where they proceeded to get
utterly drenched. Undaunted by
the elements, the volunteers dug
in with spirits high, rousing
themselves with frequent UBC
cheers.
UNABLE
By 9.30, such a large crowd
of people gathered that they
found themselves unable to be
of any further assistance. They
immediately asked for instructions but things were in such a
disorganized state that most of
them packed up and returned to
the campus, although they were
ell willing to remain to do whatever they could.
Twenty hardy souls stayed at
Lions Gate Park until 10.15, but
they, too, were forced to return
home when they found themselves with nothing to do.
The only casualty of the evening was Ross Michealson, who
Was hit by a falling tree. His
injuries were not serious, however.
On the lighter side, one of the
trucks was stopped at the Lions
Gate Bridge toll booth and
asked to pay a toll of approximately $20. A call to Civil Defence Headquarters soon cleared
up the matter and the truck proceeded on its way.
President MacKenzie was
commenting on remarks made
by Leslie Barber, retiring president of B.C. Canadian Weekly
Newspaper Association.
SPEECH
Need for more journalists was
emphasized by Barber in a Chilr
liwack speech Friday. He urged
a journalism school be set up in
Western Canada.
Commented President MacKenzie:
"It is not a esse of what is
good for western Canada. We
feel that there is a greater need
for other departments at UBC
before journalism. However, if
journalists ask us to consider
such a school we will definitely
do so."
SOUND
Dr. MacKenzie felt that the
best education for a journalist is
a sound training in English, and
as much understanding as is possible of our history, society and
philosophy. Thus a course in
journalism would have to be at
the Graduate studies level.
"A flare for journalism is a
necessity for prospective newspapermen," he went on to say.
"A person could easily have all
the understanding and knowledge required, but still lack the
touch of a good journalist."
PRACTISE
If such a school were established, it will follow UBC's
practise of having a number of
full-time trained professors supplemented by practitioners.
FILMSOC ANNOUNCES
CHANGE HI SHOWING
Film Society spakeman announced that "The Maggie"
will be shown today instead of
"Great Expectations."
The Dickens classic will be
shown early next term, long
before exam time, Filmsoc
officials announced.
Show times for "The
Maggie" are 3.30, 6.00 and
8.15 p.m.
Dr. John  B.  Roseborough
DENTIST
2130 Western Parkway
Behind the Canadian Bank of
Commerce
University, Boulevard
Phone ALma 3980
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WHAT'S GOING ON HERE? Barry Graham, (right) a downtown Chartered Accountant
student, is in the process of rescuing his speedboat from Empire Pool. The boat, which
was stored on a trailer near Fort Camp, was apparently placed in the pool Halloween
night. UBC students Baz French, (left) and Pets Hume (center) went for a spin in the
pool before dragging the 500 pound boat back home.
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"It is always the woman who pays."
This is the policy of two married students who go to university while their wives work . . . and pay the bills.
Both Laurie Brahan, who has$	
been married five years, and
Boss Sutherland, who has been
married three months, agree on
this procedure. Strangely enough, their wives agree too.
Brahan's wife works for B.C.
Telephone Company. They have
a three-room apartment in West
Vancouver, drive a car, and own
a brand-new television set.
Married in 1930, they had a
short, short honeymoon which
lasted ten days. Immediately after, Brahan went to Korea
where he saw active fighting.
"We live from day to day,
with the help of a DVA allowance," said Brahan. "Cooperation is the gist of our success.
We get up at the same time; I
UBC SKATING
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Chartered buses will leave
Acadia Camp for the Kerrisdale Arena every Wednesday night at 8 p.m. with
a stop at the University
Gates.
Skating and
Transportation
Both Ways
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drive her to work and then drive
myself to classes."
"Whoever gets home first
makes dinner," he said. "We
have a roast every Sunday;
sometimes we have steaks,
chops. We have everything!"
The Sutherland*, who had experienced married bliss for three
months, have also found that
things work fine when the woman pays. They own their own
house and drive their own car.
Sutherland's wife, a college
graduate, works as a lab technician.
This is the way Sutherland,
describes a typical evening: "I
drive her home. I make supper.
She does the dishes. I study.
She works—makes furniture,
does the washing, and goes to
bed early. I stay up most of the
night studying."
Sutherland and Brahan are
both in second year Arts. They
intend to enter Law next year.
They have no doubts about
the wisdom of their decision to
get married. "We wouldn't hesitate if we had to do it all over
again."
"It takes time and money.
Some men feel there is a loss
of pride involved when the woman pays the way," they said.
They feel they are working
towards a common goal. Sutherland says, "I'm studying tor the
benefit of myself and my wife."
TWO PROUD pharmacy students fondly caress the float that brought them first prize in   ;
UBC's Homecoming Parade. —Southern Photo
Spaceships, Mountains, Giant
Boots Delight Downtowners
The practice of mixing ice
with one's drinks is not in particular attributed to any phase
of our social history, but is believed to have started sometime
during the renaissance when
men discovered that a drink
spilt down the neck of a woman
resulted in much more excitement when half filled with ice.
"I last saV him on a spaceship," is a remark which would
have seemed out of this world
on any other day but last Saturday.
But then, it fitted in as UBC
clubs and organizations sponsored spaceships, giant football
boots, campus scenes, and tops
of mountains on over forty amusing, startling and downright
beautiful floats in the annual
Homecoming Parade.
TENDERLY
Passersby roared with laughter as the Faculty of Nursing
girls tenderly bandaged the leg
of a supposedly injured 'Bird
player, and while ducked as
Publication Board marksmen
aimed rolled up Ubysseys at
various spectators.
Dance Club, while not among
the six winning entres, produced
one of the most colorful floats,
witli a team of students demonstrating the latest square dances
to the music provided by a loud
speaker:
VOC showed a mountaineering
scene with the entire float littered with a tent and climbing
equipment. Frosh Undergraduate Society, on the other hand,
turned up with masses of balloons in varsity colors and its
members dressed as junior high
school kids.
CATCALLS
Apart from the floats, there
were seven cars mat evoked the
most wolf whistles from the
crowds as the Faculty Queens
paraded along. UBC's shapely
Drum Majorettes also received
their fair share of appreciative
catcalls as they appeared to lead
the Parade.
Judges for the Parade were
Les Cummings of the Vancouver
Province, Jack Webster of
CJOR's "City Mike" and Alder-
woman Anna Sprott. TTiey selected six floats, from four fraternities and sororities and two
Faculties.
WINNERS
The fraternities and sororities
were Alpha Delta Phi, Gamma
Phi Beta,   Lambdn Chi   Alpha,
Psi Upsilon, Kappa's, Zete's and
Fijis-Betas. The two Faculties
were that of Nursing and Pharmacy.
Following the first half of the
football game, these floats were
paraded around the Stadium for
the judges final decision. Win*
ner was Pharmacy's beautiful
floral float showing a giant prescription and a huge Rx. Second
and third, in this order were:
Alpha Delta Phi and Alpha
Gamma Delta's "Life at UBC is
trying" and Gamma Phi Beta,
Lamba Chi Alpha and Psi Upsilon "Westward Ho." This last
showed Toronto covered with
snow while Vancouver was enjoying beautiful sunny weather
and was clearly the best place to
hold the Grey Cup Football
game.
Runners up were Kappa's and
Zete's "Martian Exchange Students of 2056", Fiji's Phi Delts'
and Beta's enormous football
boot and ball and the Nurses'
representation of a wounded
'Bird here.
A Career aA a
Chartered Accountant
For the student desiring to become a Chartered Accountant, the Institute of Chartered
Accountants of British Columbia, in conjunction with the Senate of the University has
authorized a programme whereby concurrent
qualification for both the Bachelor of Commerce degree and admission to the Institute of
Chartered Accountants is available.
This programme will be of particular interest to students now enrolled in their first
year of Arts.
For more information you may attend a meeting in
Arts 102, 12:30, Wednesday, Nov. 16.
The Institute ot Chartered Accountants
of British Columbia
UBC CRESTS
ARE HERE
NOW
at the
COLLEGE
SHOP
South End - Brock Hall
OPEN EVERY NOON HOUR An American nun has put new ginger in an old theme. Her
brilliant, semi-abstract silk screens of Christ and religious
symbols, are now on display in tho University Art Gallery.
Gorman Film
Shown Today
A series of three German language films, designed to give
students an accurate picture of
Germany today, will be shown
In Physics 202 at noon today
under the sponsorship of the
German Department.
TOUM
"Nicht Vergessen" shows how
reconstruction is progressing in
Germany under the Marshall
Plan. "Die Alte Stadt" takes
viewers on a tour of an old German city, and "Deutschland-
spiegel" is a current German
news film.
Sister Mary Corita is a teacher in the Immaculate Heart College, Los Angeles. Her jewellike, kaleidoscopic Interpretations of the religious theme are
as up-to-date as tomorrow.
Also currently displayed in
the gallery by curator B. C Binning, is a remarkably refreshing
collection of tree paintings. Fat
trees, petrified trees, crowded
trees, and emaciated trees of
every color are the work of
children aged six to 14.
Sponsored by the Canadian
Federation of Artists, the results of "Painting in the Parks"
makes us wonder what happens
to a child's artistic talent as he
grows up.
UBC's cross-country track
team placed third behind Washington State and Idaho and
ahead of all Evergreen Conference teams in the Inland Empire
AAU meet held at Spokane last
Saturday.
It was the first time in UBC
track history that Bird thinclads
have topped the conference
teams.
This Saturday, UBC will host
the Pacific North-West track
meet, with North-West colleges
and schools competing from
Idaho, Washington, Oregon,
Vancouver Island and the B.C.
mainland.
op sjHt +p
In Lower Mainland Men's
Grass Hockey action, Varsity's
scheduled game with RCE was
cancelled but UBC nipped Vancouver 1-0.
UBC center half, Carlos Kruy-
rlosh, scored in the first half
and the goal was enough for the
win. John Chant and Chris Huntley led the second-half defence
for UBC, who vaulted over Varsity into first place in the league
standings.
THE UBYSSEY
Tuesday, November 8,1955
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We're sure you'll like what you see
...our floor space has been doubled
and we now have six tellers at your
service in place of the previous three.
What's more, we have installed a number of Safety Deposit Boxes as a special
service to students who have important
documents, jewellery and other valuables which they wish to have protected against fire, theft or accident.
The cost for this first-class protection
is low — less than tmm cents a day.
So why not visit us while you are
still getting organized for another college year. For years U.B.C. Students
have kept their personal finances in
order at M'My Bank' on the Campus".
They are familiar with the friendly,
efficient service rendered by the B of M
and, what's more, they are forming a
banking connection that will stand
them in good stead in years to come.
IF YOU ARE NEW TO THE CAMPUS .. .
... we invite you to drop around today and get acquainted.
You'll find a warm welcome awaits you at the B of M.
Here the latest in banking facilities are yours for the asking,
and, if you have any personal financial problems, we shall
be glad to discuss them with you — in complete confidence,
of course.
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TWO HEFTY UBC grasshockey players swing sticks at
cross-purposes in preparation for the Pacific Northwest
round-robin tourney, held at UBC this weekend. UBC
expects to retain the crown it has held these many long
years. • —Southern Photo
Hundreds of Girls
To Throng Campus
UBC plays host to three hundred girls next weekend, during the annual meeting of the Pacific North-West Grasshockey
Conference. $ •■
Fifteen teams from Oregon,
Washington and Idaho will be
playing. UBC is entering two
teams, and there are two from
the Vancouver Women's League.
The first game is at one-thirty
on Friday, Nov. 11 on the playing fields behind the Brock.
UBC first team is top dog in
the conference, and has never
had a goal scored against It. The
girls will be trying very hard to
keep up their amazing record,
and as added inducement they
have the eyes of the selectors
for next summer's Australian
tour upon them.
The visitors from the south
will be staying in Acadia Camp,
and are attending a dance in
their honor in the Brock.
Three hundred American coeds will be roaming around the
Brock next Saturday evening,
hungrily looking for men. Fellows this is your big chance!
The girls will be in town to
play in the Pacific North-West
Grasshockey Conference, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and
will be present at a dance in
their honor Saturday night in
Brock Lounge,
The UBC Grasshockey team
has issued a plea for lots and
lots of men. Students are invited
to come in large numbers and
show those Americans some
Vancouver hospitality.
Admission is 50c and couples
are welcome.
Radsoc Aids
Flood  With
Relay  Calls   -
Thursday night's flood gavec
the UBC Amateur Radio Society
(VE7ACS) a chance to make*
good use of their equipment.
They were called on by the?
Vancouver Civil Defence Headquarters to relay calls from mobile radio operators throughout
the lower mainland to various
co-ordinating centers.
SEVERE
Due to severe conditions, the
mobile operators were unable
to make contact with police and ,
other officials directing operations and the calls had to be
relayed through the UBC sta»
tion, where several Hamsoa
members were on duty all night
These members gave their services voluntarily,
University Radio Society also
got into the act by setting up a
direct line between the Hamsoc
shack and their studios, where
a tape recorder took down the
entire evenings proceedings.
CONTACT
Radsoc was also in contacn
with Civil Defence Headquarters,
and had a sound truck standing
by if the need should arise. OWING SNMntsT is it tine bottom of tne pile with the pigskin,ml* scores IfflCs only
six pomts to ties ^fourth jpjarter against Central Washington last Saturday. PushinflCntght
back isiDakiLouk 03),smrj sberglog in from the ioft is Birds'^z HvscWw. Wildcats trteaaod tin ffiiua»isHjii'.lg borfore a homecoming crowd. ~*Pfaato by^ll-BoUthom
Birds ttol Grads
fey«lttN<LAMB
Jack Pomfret's youwiul Thunderbirds lost «all refSpee-4
for the aged Saturday night at the Memorial Gym as they
blithely ignored tradition and dumped the usually victorious
grads 53-38.
In fact so gaily did the youngsters dispense with the ancient
right of the grads to victory thai
Profret found it necessary to,
use his second string tomatrttataj
the score at respectable proper*
tions.
McLEOD BENCHED
Experienced first Stringers
John McLeod, Jim Pollock and
Stu Madill sat «6t wost of the
game, picking up only-a'total
of ten points.
Former Marpole Junior star
Lyall Levy led the rejuvenated
assault with 12 points. Barry
Drummond,-up from the Jayvees
followed with ten.
CARTER RETUKKS
Biggest noises for the Grads
were Nev Munro, with eight,
and Jim Carter, Just'fresh 'Out
of Bird livery, with seven.
The game was the Bird's first
of the year, vartd showed 'a 'promising break with the past tradition of nearly vvinless seasons.
Grads: Robertson 2, ^Mttnro^8,
Hindmarch, Upson, McLeod,
Louie, Watt 4. Carter 7, Mitchell
2, Desaunier <3, York 2,'Fraiik-
lin 2, Stillwfcll, McLean 6, -McGee r, Weber 2.
UBC: Henwood, Pederson 8,
Drummond .10, Muikn, Wild 2,
Gimple 2, Madill 2. Podloek 4,
Martin 9, Levy 12, Ford, McLeod 4.
Oov»rda1e
Tops JV's
In Qpswf!
A crew-cut coach named Dick
Penn, who in his spare time is
|» the* »rw«t*r<6f the I Jayvee basket*
ifkall team, is'*»*lding a series of
lectures this week on  the reasons   Mrhy   baslcfetbftll   players
ahemM know their left feet from
:their rrigM.
Jayvees' lost their first game
and opener"6f'the 1955 Senior
A season 64-55. They scored
only'T8 points in the'first half,
while Cloverdale was racking
up 30.
iaVBVCS wwHI
174) Over
By BRUCE HLWUIDYCE
UBC ^Braves remained unde«
fsatod in their drive to retain
the BelMJvIng Cup Saturday,
is they overpowered fBatharien*
17-0 on th* Mggte 9»JftJ.
f
Max Howvll aayo 'his -Braves
olayed exceedingly wall, >p*ob-f
ably their best -fame to rkrte;
with special acclaim to Tom Anthony for his outstanding play.
VARSITY WINS
Over on the Island, Varsity
easily defeated Oak Bay Waatfj
ersrs 23*11. Chiefs, and ms 4Alt
bert   Laithwaite    said,    "They
played hard while they had to.'Atn one <ef their* few dr fees, Cent
Referees handed out 32i'fouls
in the ragged game and -were
kept busy separating grabby
clinches. Everybody was simply
too keen.
Despite the awkward showing, the Junior Birds displayed
enough t&leht to inspire hope of
future promise. It can also be
»aid for the Jayvees that they
!iave been practising for only a
weak.
Charlie Borteh led the blue
and>,g<bld w*tli trine points. -Denny Grisdale was big man* lor
Cloverdale with 15.
Cfcrverdale: SMWvan 4, Bvun-
{•lie "8, Lesclslon 12. Jolin "6.
Crawford'9,'Trotter 4, Grisdale
15, Matthews 6. Total—64.,
UBC: Kendall 2. Watson 4,
Vernon 3, Mihae 8, Veitch 6,
Scmke 2, Burtch 9, May 8, Gunning 7, Saunders 5, Aitken 3.
Total—55.
i then slackened off towards the
sold of the*game.TheVWamJertrj
;ald ^Laithwaite, "Didn't -deserve those eleven points."
In the best weekend UBC has
enjoyed this year, rugtry^lse,
Tomahawks overran North Shore
17-3 :'#or their tMf*d win < <6i the
reason, while-Redskins, the only
campus team to suffer a loss,
were beaten * 13-0 by MBx*Tech.
The high Hying 'Braves, who
have scored 82 points this season
While holding back the opposi-
'tiorv to one penalty-klck^got the
iump on the Barbs and never
looked meek. fcennle Edgfett,
John Legg, and Roy PeHerftrotn
each scored one try; Hugh Baker
kicked a penalty and a^convert,
and Tom Anthony kicked the
'first?field goal bfthe seasonrThe
Braves now hold down first
place Wfth'three wins arid no
losses.
IHE UBYSSEY
Tuesday, November o, 'x9W
J
Birds Trampled
By
Central Washington Wildcats wire winless before Satui>
day but that was before .they met the "favored" UBC Thunderbirds. Before a disappointed homecoming crowd in Varsity
Stadium the inapt Birds were trampled on to the tune of 28-6
by the Wildcats who did little to contribute ot a joyous home*
coming. -0" " ■"   "■""■■■'"' ":       ■
The Birds performance was
the last and probably the worst
of a good year, as UBC wound
up with one win and five losses
in Evergreen Conference football play.
NEVER BTARTED
Frank Gnup's Thunderbirds
never got going in their season
finale. Lack of fire, a weak
line, and the absence of any
passing attack spelt out the defeat.
Tho opening Wildcat touchdown early in the game took *11
drive ont of the Birds. 'After
UBC recovered their opening
kick-off, they fumbled but kept
possession on the ftrst play from
scrimmage. *ttd than a Kron-
ovist pass was intercepted.
Three plays later Quarterback
Bill Harriman passed to halfback Jim Nelson who got behind
Bird safety Don Bpenee and Nelson ran for the touchdown in a
play that covered 62 yards.
Harriman converted to give Central Washington a 7-0 lead.
Wildcats' Offensive star Harri-
i man .got injured shortly after the
«core end did not sse wction
again till the second half. Ws a
rnesult there was no more scoring
in the first half, although Central
had a decided advantage over
Birds in the play.
jtsmne hrjve yd 30
Central Washington wrapped
■p the-game wish   two   third
'quarter JTD's.   After Birts gave
up the ball on the Wildcat 30
tral went 10 yards with halfback
'Don Trombley balling eight
ryards for Ike score. Fullback
Jim Thrasher clinched the con
test minutes later when he mads
a plunge over. Harriman converted both touchdowns to make
thc three-quarter time score
21-0.
Bird halfback Irving Knight
picked up the UBC touchdown
as the Thunderbirds began to
show better form After Contra!
coach Abe POffenroth put his
bench into the fray. However
Harriman got that TD right back
an a pass to Jerry Tilton, which
he converted for the final scoro
df-S*6.
OBADS«TAH
Outstanding for tho *irds
wore two -graduating pjUyers,
Irving Knight and Jerry^Kest*
man, who did their best in their
final effort for the Bine and
Gold. Halfback Bruot lagle
also looked good in picking up
a large share of the Thunderbird
rushing yardage.
Leading the Wildcats were
Harriman, of course, freshman
fullback Jim Thrasher, and the
right side of Central line led by
all stars George Argelan and
Bon Lyall, and Jerry Tilton "who
was all over the "field.
THE YARDSTICK
UBC
C.W.
176
Yards Rushing
185
10
Yards Passing
124
166
Total Yards
316
10
First Downs
16
10
Pass Attempts
16
2
Completions
6
4
Interceptions
2
1
^Fumbles
4
1
Becovered
1
15.5
Average Punt
36.3
13   '
Average Punt Return
4.4
60
Net Penalties
70
Big Slock Awards
<Swn wi Thursday
The 3ig BlockXIlub will make fall presentations on Thursday noon at a luncheon. Presentations will be made to the
following: . $ •
ROWTJNG: Big Block: '-Ken
Drummond, Mike Harris, Bill
Hughes, Phil Kueber, Doug'McDonald, Glen Smith, Carl Og
awa, Tom Toynbee, Laurie 'VfCst,
Bob Wilson, Hterman Ziocloko-
vits.
Small Block (Jr. Varsity): ©en
'Arnold,   Doug; Carbishley, ■ Jim
Carney,  DaVe Hollywell,
Manson,    Bill " MeCftrlic,
Dhrk
Dave
Alan
SKIING: Small Block?Harvey^
Abell, Pat Duffy, Jack Hamilton.
' GOLF: Small Block: Gordon
Spare. "*
TYNAN SCORES
At Oak Bay, the Chiefs led fMoLwe'   Wayne • Pretty,
9»3 at waif lime On a converted "Webster.
try by Pete Tynan< and'a'penalty       TRACK:   Small   Block:
kick.   After   the   break, 'DoUglHale.
Clements  mored <a ' try   which
Morfoffd   converted   and - Olive
Neil/Pete Tynan,, and Bob (Hutchinson each tallied 'Once. Mbr-
' ford converted two of the three
trys.
In the Toimhanfrks - "North*
Shore tussle, Gary Sinclair lead
the seerieg for the 'Tofftomtes'
With two;penally kldks and one
conversion while Story, Tucker
and Muir registered one kick
apiece.
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interpretations, many photographs, 214 pages, paper back,
Price $2 postpaid by mail order to THE ALBERTAN,
Calgary, Alberta. UBYSSEY
Tuesday, November 8,1955
8
.What's news of Inco ?
Fleet experience suggests that savings in battery teriatics of this new Sintered Plate Nickel-Cadmium Once a year water is added.  Holds its charge in
inspection, and maintenance coats are as important Battery. Because this battery does not fume it can be storage.  No damage if discharged. The full story
as the long life, temperature and power output charac- located inside the truck cab or in the back of the bus. is below, and should interest every fleet operator.
NEW BATTERY LASTS 15 YEARS!
INCO NICKEL KAYS IMPORTANT PART
Designed for tough conditions, the new Nickel - Cadmium
Battery Is capable off successful service at 65° below zero
and at 135° above. It has extra starting power and low
maintenance costs. Inco aided In development off the special
materials that made this remarkable battery possible. .
Here are Facts About the Sintered Plate Nickel-Cadmium Battery ei*   *"  tv$0   um*
Ques. How does it compare in size and weight
with other batteries I
Ans. In a truck or bus a Nickel-Cadmium
Battery half the size of a conventional
battery will give twice the starting
power at low temperatures and ia much
lighter.
Ques. Will it operate in extreme cold and heat?
Ans. Types are available which will start an
engine at 65° below zero
F. Can be charged at 65°
below zero F. These batteries will not freeze until
the temperatures drop below 75° below zero F., and
will not be damaged even
if they are frozen. At the
other extreme these batteries will operate success-
Batteries are compact fully at temperatures as
because  thin,  flexible u:ffh  __  iori  p   without
nvlon    and    plastic ™*n m *60,    *' ™im0XXl
separators are used.        damage to the battery.
Ques. What type of battery is it?
Ans. The new Nickel-Cadmium Battery is an
alkaline battery, employing potassium
hydroxide, rather than acid, as tha
n     electrolytic compound.
Ques* What is the Nickel-Cadmium Battery
suitable fori
Ans. The Nickel-Cadmium Battery can be
used in any type of service where the
conventional type of storage battery
is employed. No modification of the
charging system or of the electrical system
is required.
Ques. How about storage?
Ans. The Nickel-Cadmium Battery can be
stored either charged or uncharged
without damage. If stored charged, it
will hold its charge for a very long time.
At low temperatures there is practically
no loss of charge. This means that the
battery can be left out all winter and it
• will be ready for work in the spring.
With this battery, fleet operators need
no "battery room". Cycling of batteries
In stock is eliminated.
Ans. The Sintered Plate Nickel-Cadmium
Battery does not give off noxious or
corrosive fumes. It can safely be installed under the rear seat of a bus, away
from the damaging effect of salt and
gravel.
Ques. Can heavy-duty types be obtained?
Ans. They are giving good service starting
railway diesels and operating railway
signal systems and in many tough jobs.
Ques. Will they soon be available in Canada?
Ans. Canadian-made batteries are already
available and in use in limited quantities in Canada.1
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