UBC Publications

UBC Publications

UBC Publications

The Ubyssey Oct 7, 1932

Item Metadata

Download

Media
ubysseynews-1.0125386.pdf
Metadata
JSON: ubysseynews-1.0125386.json
JSON-LD: ubysseynews-1.0125386-ld.json
RDF/XML (Pretty): ubysseynews-1.0125386-rdf.xml
RDF/JSON: ubysseynews-1.0125386-rdf.json
Turtle: ubysseynews-1.0125386-turtle.txt
N-Triples: ubysseynews-1.0125386-rdf-ntriples.txt
Original Record: ubysseynews-1.0125386-source.json
Full Text
ubysseynews-1.0125386-fulltext.txt
Citation
ubysseynews-1.0125386.ris

Full Text

 IbysHfy
VOL. XV.
SJSSSSSSSSSSi
Issued Twice Weekly by the Students' Publications Board of The University of British Columbia
OCTOBER 7,1032
SOCIAL PROGRAMME
AND POLICY FOR YEAR
DETERMINED BY COUNCIL
Strict Economy Keynote of Deliberations — Social, Athletic
and Financial Plans Outlined
Grappling with a much reduced income, Students' Council
pledged itself to a policy of drastic curtailment and rigid
economy insofar as is humanly possible in a pregnant meeting
Thursday afternoon. Duplication of the social events of the year
has been effected with the object of foretelling unfavorable
criticism from outside the university and careful budgeting and
strict enforcement of the requisition system for controlling
expenditures is emphasized. The full policy follows:
DtscipUn* 4>—
"It is f*lt that owing to th* attitude
of th* Student Body last y*ar, and
also to the tact that no serious
broach of th* Honor System wss
committed, th* asm* policy should
b* continued. Under th* Honor
System upper cla**m*n are expected
to observe the University regulations
and to so* that th* Freshmen learn
and respect th*** rules. Only with
the whol*-h*arted co-operation of
the Student Body, particularly of
th* smior years, can this system be
a success.
"Any Infraction of constitutional
by-laws or Calendar regulation* will
be severely dealt with by th* Discipline Committee. Thi* will include
gambling on the campus, showing any
trace of intoxicating liquors on the
campus or at University functions,
infraction of eliglbUlty rules, scalping of tickets, etc.
flnanc*
"Thi* year, owing to the decrease
in th* student body, with a consequent decrease in th* funds of Um
Alma Mater Society of approximately
12800.00, and owing to th* fact that
w* f**l that any surplus funds which
may be available should be put towards the completion of our stadium
we will pursue a policy of rigid
economy.
Social
Symphony Leader
ALLARD de BIDDER
Conductor of th* Vancouver Symphony Or#l#*tli,„, who addressed
member* of tho student body on
Wednesday. The first symphony concert of the season will be held on
Sunday at the Orpheum Theatre, for
which student tickets can be obtained
The following soTial program has from the Kelly Piano Co.	
be adopted, and wUl be carried out,
with the reservations of the right to
curtail certain minor functions If we
think conditions warrant It.
Social Program
"October 14, Frosh Reception; October 28, Science Men's Banquet, Arts
'S3 Class Party; November 4 and 5,
Homecoming; November 10, Aggie
Banquet, Science '33, '34 and '35 Class
Partie*; November 18, University
BaU; November 22, British Debate;
November 24, 23 and 26, Christmas
Plays; February 3, Art* "35 Class
Party, Art* '38 Clas* Party; February 10, Alma Mater Ball; February
IS, 16, 17, and 18, Musical Society;
February 24, Selene* '36 Class Party,
Arte '34 Class Party; March 3, Co-ed
Ball; March u5), 18, 17, and 18,
Players' Club Spring Plays.
Publications
"Following the steps taken last
year there will be no laxity in modifying th* policy of th* Editor-in-
Chief if necessary, but a genuine effort will be made for close co-operation with the Publications Board.
The policy regarding the Totem will
be the same as that announced but
(Pleas* turn to Pag* Three)
COMING EVENTS
rODAY-
Alma   Mater   Meeting, 12:15,
Auditorium.
Freshette Banquet, 5:38, Cafeteria.
Frosh    Smoker,    8:88,    1181
Broadway West.
SATURDAY, Oct. ft-
Canadian Rugby, Senior City.
2:36, Douglas Park.
Soccer, Seniors, Queen's Park,
1:00.
Juniors, Trimble Park, 348.
EngUsh Rugby, 2:45, Brockton
Point
Vancouver Institute, 8:60, Arts
160.
MONDAY, Oct. 18-
Canadlan Rugby,   Big Four,
Athletic Park.
TUESDAY, Oct. 11-
Parllamentary    Forum,    7:30,
Arts 166.
Dean Brock: "Choosing a Profession," 12:15, Ap. Sc. 102
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 12-
Frosh Track Meet, 3:00.
Ubyssey comes out, noon.
L
Dorothy Thompson
Outlines Duties
To Big Sisters
Picturing an ideal "big sister," Dorothy Thompson stressed the duties
impUed in thia relationship when she
addressed seniors in Applied Science
100 on Tuesday noon.
Besides chaperoning her little sister during the first crowded weeks
of the letter's Varsity life, the senior
should hold herself responsible fot
her junior's introduction into the
realms of study. The library, with
Its card Index and rows of weighty
reference books are to be explained
to bewildered freshettes by seniors
who remember their own early difficulties.
Functions for Freshettes
Senior girls will escort their Uttle
sisters to two introductory functions,
as well as to the Informal teas, which
are popular ways of getting acquainted. The supper which is to be held
in the cafeteria on Friday night, and
the senior freshette tea, in the gym
next Wednesday, are functions specially arranged to introduce Freshettes to the campus. In addition to
escorting their "little sisters" to these
events, Seniors are to keep a benevolent eye upon the placarded lassies until the badges of freahette-hood
are removed at the Frosh on October
14.
Beret* for Freshettes
It has been noticed that several
freshettes are neglecting the edict of
berets and odd stockings which the
Initation Committee decreed. The
president of the W. U. S. requested
seniors to check up on their little
sisters on these points, as well as
to register them for at least one activity in the Registration Book which
will be in evidence at the banquet.
"I want especially to stress the attitude of mind which the seniors
take towards their freshettes," Dorothy Thompson said. "It means a
great deal that these girls should be
helped to a good start in their Varsity career, and the big sisters can
do a great deal."
VANCOUVER, ac,
Beethoven's Art
Subject of Talk
By Conductor
"I Ilk* this country v*ry much Because it la so Ilk* my own," said Al-
lard d* Bidder, conductor of th* Vsn-
couvsr Symphony Orchestra, addressing an audionc* of students in ths
Auditorium Wednesday. A native of
Holland, Mr. d* Ridder now make*
his horn* in Los Angola*, wh*r* h* Is
a member of ths Los Attgslss Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra.
H* want on to tell of ths statue of
Bsothovsn which is to b* unv*U*d
shortly in Pershing Square of that
cUy. It ia a testimonial to tho generosity of W. A. Clark, Jr., from
whom comes practically th* whole
means of support of tho orchestra,
which is now in its *l*v*nth **a*on.
The Beethoven Meaner
"B**thov*n ia on* of th* greatest,
because of th* strength of his personality, which stood up against much
difficulty to triumph In his great
works." A Uttle skotch of th* composer's Ufe followed, th* apeaker particularly charming th* audiono* by an
imitation of "th* B*ethoven manner,"
with which th* musician used to
annoy and frighten th* country
people around Vienna, who claimsd ho
"scared th* cows" with his odd gesticulation*.
Th* natural congeniality of Beethoven's nature was thwarted by th*
great tragedy of hi* d*afn**s, which
threw another shadow over hi* already troubled Uf*. Vot he triumphed
over hi* griefs, and wrote "the happiest symphony," the 8th, which is to
be played next Sunday.
This symphony formed Mr. d* Bidder's debut, when "as s boy, I cams
out of the Conservatoire in HoUand."
"It is a hundred and twenty year*
old, and aa fresh a* th* day It wss
written," said tho conductor. "And it
give* mo th* grsstest pleasure to b*
directing it her*."
No. 4
Senior-Freshette
Food Orgy Due
This Evening
Freshette* ar* naked to note the
date of Friday evening, the seventh,
and the hour of 8:80. At that time
th*y will b* entertained at a ban-
«u*t in ths oaf., whsr* dUuted tannin and varied carbohydrates will
Be consumed. Th* date 1* important.
Any dinar reporting on ths wrong
will dine alone and at her own
its. frsshsttes wiU b* accom-
panted by th*ir respective Big Stews, and th* ssating-plan will follow along famUy Un**, with big and
Uttle rioters placed alternately. Big
Sister* incidentally are responsible
lor keeping, LltU* Sisters' knives out
of ths butter, and a previous rehearsal in bib-tying would no^ be amiss.
Otson head-gear   will   predominate
sflsjeas)   jjfsjsawsaa ve*   ssjs w   qMPspwSe e*sss«
Quests wttl Include Dean M. L.
Boll*rt, Dorothy Myers, past president of th* W.U.S., and Mia* Oray,
prof*s*or of Nursing and Health. At
th* conclusion of the banquet, an
Activitie* Book wUl be open for registration, and It la hoped that every
Pnahstto will interest herself in at
least one activity.
Before Mr. de Ridder spoke, Mr. Jan
Chernlavsky was to have played, but
was unable to do so. Jean Black of
the Musical Society gave an impromptu rendition of Rachmaninoffs
"Polichlnelle," which could not have
been more creditable If weeks of preparation had been made for it.
Dr. Carrothers
Makes Address
To Pt. Grey Body
" "Present Day Economic Problem*"
was the subject of a discussion by
Dr. W. A. Carrothers on Monday
evening when he addressed a representative meeting of West Point
Orey citizen* in the United Church
under the auspice* of the church
A.O.T.S.
Discussing the general world situation the speaker pointed out that
while economic conditions had not
altered in any fundamental sense the
fact that they were not even wort*
than at present is a hopeful feature.
During the past few months the
world economic organization has
passed through a severe strain. Thar*
has been no serious break at any
point and circumstances have already
relieved the pressure somewhat.
Disarmament
Although Uttle has been accomplished by the Disarmament Confer-
once the fact that the Conference Is
still In being is encouraging. The
conflicting Interests might well have
led to a complete breakdown of the
conference and the beginning of active preparation for another war.
The Lausanne Conference, while
not disposing entirely of the Reparations question, made such arrangements as prevented a crisis which
otherwise would have arisen, and
advanced the settlement of the world
financial problem another stage.
War Debts still remain and will soon
force themselves again to the front
as a major problem. But the solution of that problem must await on
the political situation in the United
States.
Depression
Discussing the depression in relation to the future trend of economic
development Dr. Carrothers pointed
out that one reason for the severity
of the depression, and for the difficulty of bringing about the necessary readjustments is that over a
(Please turn to Page Three)
FROSH RECEPTION PLANS
FOR FRIDAY NEXT
Oreen berets and mlsmated stockings will be discarded officially by
freshmen on the evening of Friday.
October 14, when the Frosh reception
tgkss place. Ticket* will be available before then from the box office on the quad or in the Auditorium box office. Attention is called
te th* fact that members of the Anna
Mater Society are permitted to bring
only on* gue*t each from outside
th* university to any university
function.
The program wUl begin at nine
o'clock, continuing until midnight.
Music for dancing during the evening will be contributed by Harold
King's orchestra. A program dance
hafe been decided against. Dancing
will be punctuated by short speeches
In the course of the evening.
A charge of thirty-five cents will
be imposed on aU comers who are
not member* of the freshmen class.
Th* reduction in admission price is
the result of the decision to dominate the customary refreshment*.
HON. HERBERT MARLER
RECEIVES RECOGNITION
AT SPECIAL^ CEREMONY
Canadian Minister To Japan Receives Degree of II D. At
Congregation Held Yesterday
"If Canada is to preserve her national life, she must preserve her foreign relations," declared Hon. Dr. Herbert M.
Marler, Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of
Canada to Japan in an address yesterday afternoon to six hundred of Vancouver's most distinguished citizens in the Auditorium. Dr. Marler's address followed the conferring of an Ll.
D. (Honoris Causa) by Chancellor R. E. McKechnie.
.) Choosing as   the   subject   of   his
Receives Degree
Co?cntry Patmore,
Poet Discussed
In Paper
Owing to th* failure of Sidney
Pettit to return to U.B.C. this session, Jean McDiarmid wtil direct the
destinies of the Letter* Club in 1932-
33, It was decided Tuesday night at
the one hundred and thirty-first
meeting of that body, held at the
home of Mrs. F. C. Walker.
Further business of the evening
was settled when the foUowing new
members were elected: Elsbeth Lehman, Jack Ward, Doug Clark, Ron
Howard, Jack Ruttan, associate member, May Moor*.
Dorothy Johnson read a paper on
Coventry Patmore, whose original
phUosophy of love she expanded and
explained.
Philosophy of Love
"Patmore did not represent the
early Victorians with their uneasy
morality which considered art and
kindred subjects us necessary evils
which were not discussed In polite
society; but neither did he represent
the minority of rebels who wanted
poetry to be made solely of the stun
of lawless passion and flame. Contrary to general opinion, sex and
nothing but sex is the subject of his
thought."
Patmore's early work was done at
the instigation of his father, who
considered him in somewhat the light
of an infant prodigy. Later he himself considered it of no value, and
although it received much private
encouragement from the great men
of the day, it was violently denounced by Blackwood's Magazine
and only mildly praised by other
reviews.
Romance of Courtship
"The Angel of the House" was dedicated   to   the   memory   of   his   first
(Please  turn  to  Page  Two)
HON. HERBERT MARLER
Canadian Minister to Japan, Who
yesterday received the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws at a Special
Congregation of the University. -Mr.
Marler is returning shortly to Tokio
to resume his duties at the Canadian
Legation.
Faculty Balls
Banned: Senior
Hop Eliminated
Arts, Science and Agriculture Balls
will be eliminated from the social
calendar this season, Council decided
at its regular meeting Monday night.
"This policy Is in keeping with the
sweeping economy measures to be
practiced in all A.M.S. activitie*"
stated Whimster.
In place of the three faculty balls,
two formal University functions, run
under joint auspices of the Man's and
Women's Undergraduate Societies,
will be substituted. Th* "Varsity BaU"
ia to be held November 18, and the
"Alma Mater BaU," February 16.
Further reduction in the social program Includes the consolidation of all
science class parties and the elimination ot the senior baU. A revised
social calendar will be prennted to
the Alma Mater Society at Its semiannual meeting noon, Friday, October
10, for ratification.
This drastic cut In social functions
Is a direct remit of a recommendation
to Council by the Faculty Committee
on student affair*. The committee
felt that in times of depression the
University should not appear so prominently ln the social world. "Such a
recommendation would never have
been made except in caaas of great
urgency and it is up to Council to
bear this ln mind," declared Bill
Whimster, introducing the change.
Other business at the meeting was
concerned with athletic insurance.
The company which was to have issued four doUar policies was found
to be unsuitable, and a new policy
with the Home Insurance Company of
Canada has been drawn up. This on pages 77 and 78 of the Calendar,
policy calls for payment of 85 for each and the regulations in regard to these
athlete  Insured;  the  individual wiUjare set forth on pages 78 to 80; no
other courses are open to first and
speech "The Importance of Foreign
Relations," Hon. Dr. Marler stressed
the great importance of Canada's International outlook. "It is no exaggeration to say that the structure of
our country, the structure ot our
national life, ia dependent upon our
production, and our production is itself dependent on a market.
Foreign Trade Strewed
"We cannot aell our products within the country. Therefore we are
forced toN have economic relations
with other nations, and It is up to
us to creat confidence abroad and to
make our products known," maintained Dr. Marler.
The speaker repeatedly emphasized
the fact that relations with foreign
countries must be studied and that
Canada must remember that her life
as a nation dependa upon her ability
to enter the world-wide competition
for trade.
Canada's Youth Ovcrstreseed
"In my opinion the youth of Canada ha* been overemphasized," continued Dr. Marler. "We have solved
the problem of self government. We
have attained the position of fifth
trading nation of the world. Few
"old" countries can aay a* much, but
we have to realize that to maintain
out proud position we must continue
to trade."
It was for this very purpose that
Canada's foreign services have been
created. It is the duty to watch constantly the country's foreign Interests
and to establish and maintain friendly relations with other nations.
Careful Choice of Ministers
In executing this all-important
function, Canada's representatives
must rely not only upon book knowledge, but upon their character,
which should be free from selfishness, dishonesty and insincerity. Th*
character of the Canadian people is
judged by the character of their envoy*, and the *p*ak*r considered it
a matter of the utmost import that
Canada's ministers should be carefully chosen.
Dr. Marler struck a note of optimism when he upheld Canada a* a
nation in a unique position. "We go
about our buain***, not interfering
with other*, not taking advantage of
(Please turn to Page Two)
Students Warned
About Courses
It ha* been called to the attention
of th* Registrar that several students
have selected for themselves course*
that are not in conformity with Calendar regulations. The rule* in reference to the courses open to atudenta in the different years are clear,
and STUDENTS MUST CHOOSE
THEIR COURSES ON THEIR OWN
RESPONSIBILITY, though, If any
student is in doubt, all possible information and assistance will be
given to him on request.
A complete list of courses for First
and Second Year students Is given
pay two dollars of this sum and the
A.M.S. three.
If an athlete sustains injuries, the
maximum claim he has under the new
policy is $150, with provision for a
8500 claim should death result.
The date for Homecoming is set for
November 4th, with "Theatre Night,"
November 3, provision being made so
that it will not clash with the final
Big Four game.
Tentative arrangements have placed
the Science Banquet and Arts '33
Class Party on October 28.
Second Year students. A fuU statement of the requirements in reference to the selection of pass courses
In Third and Fourth Years is given
on pages 80 and 81, and the regulations in regard to "Examinations and
Advancement" on pages 103 to 106.
(These regulations govern studenta
registered in the Faculty of Arts and
Science; corresponding regulations
governing students of other Faculties
appear in their respective portions of
the Calendar.)
Alma Mater Meeting, In Auditorium, Noon Page Two
THE UBYSSEY
©1> Hhpawj
(Member C.I.P., P.I.P.A.) Telephone: Point Orey 806
Issued twice weekly by the Student PubUcations Board of the Alma Mater
Society of the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C.,
MaU Subscriptions: 82.00 per year Campu* Subscriptions: $1.00 per year
EDITOR-IN-CHIEF-F. Si John Madeley
SENIOR EDITORS „   ,
Tuesday: Tom How. Friday: Norman Hacking
Sport Edlton Day Washington
News Manager: France* Lucas
Associate Edlton: Archie Thompson, Margaret Little
Associate Sport Edlton Stu. Keate
Assistant Editor: Pat Kerr.
Assistant Sport Edlton Arnold White.
Literary Editor: Kay Crosby.
Feature Editor) Ouy S. Palmer
Exchange Editor: Jack Stanton
Office Assistant: Janet Higginbotham.
REPORTORIAL STAFF
General: Boyd Agnew, Zoe Browne-Clayton, Mary Cook, John Cornish,
Darrel Gomery, David Jacobson, Jeanne Lakeman-Shaw,
Ruth Madeley, Nancy Miles.
Sport: Jimmy Moyes, Christie Fletcher, Colin Milne, Ted Wilkinson, Dick
Brigga, Harry Jackson.
BUSINESS STAFF
Manager: Reg. Price. Circulation Manager: Murray Miller.
Business Assistant: Myles Ritchie..
Circulation Assistants: C. Tompkin, J. Balcomb, Sid Aqua
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7,1932
THAT ANNUAL QUESTION
When the students meet ln the Auditorium today for the
first Alma Mater meeting of the year there will be three major
decisions that they will have to consider.
The first is eligibility, and as the Ubyssey has already dealt
with that editorially, no further mention of it will be made for
the time being.
The second will be the Totem. Last year the students lost
$2571.41, and only four hundred students took advantage of
the publication. This is obviously too great a drain on the resources of the Society. What it means is that the 2000 students
who paid Alma Mater fees last year, each contributed $1.25
towards a book which only four hundred enjoyed.
The Ubyssey suggests that some definite policy regarding
the Totem is formulated today. If the students of this university
are willing to authorize an expensive annual of the same type
as last year; the Publications Board is willing to publish one.
If, on the other hand, the members of the Society wish to
discard so expensive a 'frill'—well and good. The Publications
Board will not stand in their way.
A third possibility is that a cheaper annual be published.
There are certain costs, however, which cannot be materially
reduced without affecting the quality and appearance of the
book more than in proportion to the actual cost reduction.
Photography and engraving, for instance, total over $2600. The
cover with the Totem in relief cost $500.
A cheaper Totem will be a shoddy one in appearance; quality and price go hand in hand. A further consideration is the
fact that Totem advertising will be distinctly hard to sell, and
that advertising receipts can be expected to fall, with a consequent increase in the net cost to the student body. If the students want a cheaper and shoddier Totem, the Publications
Board will co-operate and produce one.
The Ubyssey would insist, however, that some definite
decision is made today. If there is to be an annual, plans must
be made, a staff must be appointed, and the details of the new
year book worked out. All this takes time, and organization
is essential if the new Totem is to be on sale before the last
final plunge which marks the exit of another graduating class.
The third question which will have to be decided upon
is the elimination-of the Faculty Balls and their replacement by
the Varsity and Alma Mater Balls.
The Ubyssey would like to point out that the original social
program included the Arts, Science, and Agriculture Balls.
When the minutes of Council were submitted to the Faculty
Committee on Student Affairs, that body returned the minutes
with a reservation. It is thus fairly obvious that if the students
take no action concerning this matter, the F.C.S.A. will.
The move was made with the idea of cutting out space
featuring the social activities in the down town press.
Class and Club
Notes
VANCOUVER INSTITUTE
Honorary President Klinck wiU
give the first address of the season
under the auspices of tha Vancouver
Institute Saturday evening, October
8. His subject will be "Some Function* of a University."
Associated with the Institute are
many societies, the Alpine Club of
Canada, the Art, Historical and Sci>
entitle Society, the B. C. Academy
of Science, the B. C. Chamber of
Mines, the B. C. Medical Association,
the Shakespeare Society, the Vancouver Natural History Society, and
the Vancouver Teacher's Association.
The lectures in the program of the
Institute are held on the university
campus, usually ln Arts 100. and are
free.
NOTE RE NORMAL ENTRANCE
In 1934 and thereafter every appli-
cant for admission to Normal School,
including students who have gained
Senior Matriculation or First Year
Arts standing or higher University
standing, in addition to meeting all
other requirements, must have completed the prescribed course for Normal Entrance in Health IV, Arithmetic II. Geography II, and Art 1.
Friday, October 7,1932
PLAYERS CLUB
Prospective members of the Players' Club were given a brief outline
of the test required of all members
at a meeting In Arts 100. President
BUI Cameron and Professor Walker,
honorary president, spoke.
Try-outs will be held before the
advisory board in the auditorium
next Wednesday" afternoon. Lists ot
partners and parte were distributed
at the meeting. Dr. Walker gave a
few suggestions about general deportment and elocution.
List* giving the time each couple
will appear on stage will be posted
during the next few days on the
Players' Club notice board in the
mens' end of the Arts Building.
FRENCH CLUBS
A joint meeting of the three French
Clubs. l'AUouette, la Canadienne,
and la Causerie wiU be held ln App.
Sc. 100 on Tuesday, October 11, at
2:15.
Mrs. Clarence Darling wUl give
dramatic recitations and Min Ethel
Bassin will sing French folk songs
and play for group singing. AU
members of the three clubs are cordially invited.
MIND YOUR PS AND Q'S
The first meeting of the Alma Mater Society will be held
in the Auditorium on Friday noon. Attendance at Alma Mater
meetings is compulsory for all undergraduates, and the usual
procedure is outlined for the benefit of those who are new to
the University. It may also serve as a reminder for those whose
memories at such times seem lamentably short. Students are
asked to show fitting respect for the occasion, and refrain from
throwing lunch papers at distant acquaintances, or leaving
them to litter the Auditorium.
Council does not enter until the student body has assembled, and when it does the meeting comes to its feet, and
stands in silence as Council files down the aisles and takes its
place on the platform. The students then resume their seats,
and proceedings open in the usual manner. Students may not
leave the Auditorium until the end of the meeting, and only
then after the departure of Council, when they are again expected to stand. One o'clock lectures are not considered sufficient excuse for violation of this rule, for if all students remained until the close of the metting, there would be no one
o'clock classes. Such occasions are, however, unusual, and are
only occasioned by business of particular importance.
v. c. u.
On Wednesday, October 12, the
Union is planning a meeting for
members of the Freshman Class.
This is to be addressed by Paul
Campbell, B.A., ex-president. It is
assured that his address will be both
helpful and enjoyable. Every mem-'
ber of this class is cordially Invited.
Saturday evening, October 8, the
home of Ruth Heighton, 1132 Salisbury Drive, will be the scene of a
social at 8 o'clock. Come and bring
a friend. Take car No. 4 to Napier
Street, walk one block east and one-
half block south.
Do not forget the daily meetings
held in Arts 204.
U.B.C. GUIDE CLUB
Applications for membership In the
U.B.C. Guide Club will be received by
the secretary, Hope Palmer, on or before Monday, October 17th. Membership is open to aU old Guides on the
campus and any women students who
are interested in the Guide movement. New members wiU be chosen
in order of application.
PICOBAC tllttd his chair bsck against
th* wall.
"Weather U s great thing for th* farmer," h«
said. "When it rains tome folks Warns It on th*
climste. 1 don't. 1 say 1st it rain. Rain gives th*
farmer a chince to do some fisln' up In nU barn.
Rain gives the womsn s chsnee to g*t the boys
co sput her wood and All the wood box. Rain
fills up the cistern ...
"And," exclaimed Mr. Picobac, suddenly interrupting himself, "rain makes the young tobacco
growl Th* Burley Tobacco of good ola Essex
and good old Kent I 1 cell you wrv* got s lot to
b* thankful for tn this part of th* country—
especially th* weather. W* get th* tun and we
gat th* rain."
•       *       *
Picobac Tobscco, th* pick of th* burley crop
grown along th* Lsk* Erie front, is s cool...
mild... sweat smok*. Try it. On sal* everywhere.
Aad don't forgot, you got mors tobacco for your
money ... Good for making cigarettes, too.
Picobac
Th* Tick of Canada's 'Burley Crop —
grown in Sunny, Southern Ontario.
Handy Pocket
Size Tin
15c.
H lb. Humidor
Tin
73c.
* MOO£S TASTE GOOD IN A PIPE !
*
Imperii) Tobscco Company of Canada, Limited
Honorary Degree
Given Marler
PARUAMENTARY FORUM
All freshmen interested In pubUc
speaking or debating are urged to
attend a meeting to be held in Arts
106 at 12:15 Tuesday, October Uth.
The first debate of the year will be
held in Arts 100 at 7:30 Tuesday evening, Oct. 11th. The government, under
the leadership of Ernie Brown, wiU
uphold the affirmative of a resolution
to the effect 'That, in the interests of
all political parties of the province,
the University of British Columbia
should be suppressed.'
(Continued from Page One)
others and seeking nothing except in
the most honest manner. Our example and position before other
countries cannot fall to be impressive," the speaker stated.
Warning Issued
In closing, Hon. Dr. Marler declared
peace, toleration, and co-operation, to
be the aim of Canada. He Issued a
note of warning that, so far, there
had been no very great deal of cooperation. He urged that in the
future home governments should realize that no internal affairs are so
pressing as to deserve precedence
over external affairs, because the
former are actually dependent upon
the latter for existence.
The program of the ceremony followed traditional lines of procedure.
The faculty procession, headed by
Chancellor McKechnie and Hon. Dr.
Marler, formed in the library and
proceeded across the campus to the
auditorium, where President L. S.
Klinck Introduced Mr. iuarler to the
Chancellor.
Conferring of the degree followed,
and having signed the register of
honorary degrees, Dr. Marler delivered his address.
"CHROME YELLOW"
In the present state of drab depression it is refreshing to
see the Mall blossom out in a galaxy of colourful traffic signs.
For sheer brilliance of design and execution, our recent crop of
cryptic messages should satisfy the aesthetic sense of even the
most discriminating art lover on the campus.
No longer need the bewildered freshman search in vain for
the bus stand. Flamboyant signs mark the spot with deadly
acuracy. No more may motorists unload their freight in front
of the Science Building. Frequent gamboge gorgeousness decrees otherwise.
PHYSICS CLUB
Wednesday, October 12th, is the
date scheduled for the first meeting
of the club. Two items have been arranged for the programme. Tom How
will give a paper on the "Elements
of Spectroscopy" and Gordon Daniel-
son will address the society on "Physics and Its Applications In the Home."
OUTDOOR CLUB
All prospective members are required to work at the club cabins this
weekend. On Saturday and Sunday
mornings guides for men will meet the
7:40 a.m. ferry for North Shore. A
guide for women will take the 8:20
a.m. ferry Sunday. Male members
are urged to come up early that pre-
winter chores may be completed this
weekend. A good turnout will assure
a cabin warming a la fireplace.
ARTS'34
Olive Norgrove was elected vice-
president of Arts '34 at a class meeting in Arts 100 Tuesday. Dorothy
Rennie will hold the position ot
Women's AthleUc Representative.
Plans for the year Include an oratorical contest with a book prie. This
step is taken as a means to promoting
Interest ln public speaking.
Fees are set at one dollar and are
expected to be paid as soon as possible to Treasurer Jack Shaneman.
Present plans indicate that the class
party will be held on February 17.
ART CLUB
On Wednesday, October 12th, at 8:19
p.m., the Art Club will meet at the
home of Mr. John Ridington, 4512 First
Ave. W. Dr. Sedgewick will give a
talk on Amateur Criticism. AU students will be cordially welcomed. Let
Muriel Christie know If you Intend
coming, via Arts Letter Rack.
A. I. E. E.
The first meeting of the Student
Branch of the A.I.E.E. wil be held
Thursday, October 13, at 7:30 p.m. In
Mech. III. Mr. W. Smith will give a
paper on "Western Electric Speech
Input Equipment" and Mr. L. Rader
will give a paper on "Photo Telegraphy."
The business of the evening wiU be
the election of a vice-chairman and a
junior member from the fourth year
electricals.
All members and prospective members are asked to attend. Visitors and
anyone Interested in electrical engineering are welcome.
LETTERS CLUB
HEARS PAPER
(Continued from Page One)
wife, who was the Inspiration of his
life. It is a series of lyrics linked
together by narrative, a romance of
courtship, setting forth his philosophy of love, which he designated
as "the King Cophetua and the Beggar-Maid relationship." Differing
from most writers on the subject,
whether contemporary or not, Patmore considered the adventure of
married life by far the most engrossing in the world, beside which
passion outside the law was tame
and colorless.
Patmore has been criticized as intolerably trivial by some critics. With
this dictum the author of the paper
disagreed. " 'The Angel' as a whole
is not trivial. It is based on Pat-
more's profoundest convictions . . ."
Plato chose the friend to expound
his theory and philosophy of love;
Dante chose the unattainable unmarried woman; but Patmore chose
the wife. "'While the two earlier
theories are alike in their hostility to
marriage, Patmore made married love
the definition of love Itself," the
reader quoted from Burdett on "The
Idea of Coventry Patmore,"
Poignant Odes
The "Odes" are considered to be
the finest work which Coventry Patmore ever did. He sublimated his
ideas of the relationship of man and
woman to the plane of God and the
soul ln his poignant, perfect odes,
"Sponsa Del," "Eros and Psyche,"
etc.
"I have written Uttle," says Patmore himself in the preface to a
book of poems pubUshed in 1800,
"but it ia all my best; I have never
spoken when I have nothing to say,
nor spared time or labor to make
my words true. I have respected
posterity; and, should there be a posterity which cares for letters, I dare
to hope that it will respect me."
NOTICE
One o'clock lectures wiU bo
celled on Friday, October 7th, ween
the annual general meeting of tit*
Alma Mater Society wUl be hdd.
NOTICE
A large number of students have
failed to make appointments for
their Medical Examination and are
duly warned that the Medical Physical examination is compulsory for
alh students entering the University
for the first time. Please read Page
42 of the University Calendar covering the ruling of the ..ledical Service.
*■<
After the
"Frosh"
COME TO
LA FONDA
4th and Alma
NO COVER CHARGE
It might be suggested, that as an omnipresent reminder of
the majesty of the British Columbia police, the Science Building
and Library might be adorned with yellow trimmings. This
would also conform to the prevailing colour scheme. Such a
galvanic colour is worthy of wider application.
NOONHOUR TALKS ON CHOOSING
A PROFESSION
Date—Tuesday, October 11.
Time—12:25 noon.
Place—Room 102 Applied Science
Building.
Speaker—Dean Brock.
Subject—"The Choice of an Occupation."
Sasamat
Barber Shop
Our Motto IS Satisfaction
Ladies' and Gentlemen's
Haircutting
4473 10th Avenue West
STUDENTS
Your Nearest Valet
THI BAY
CLEANERS and DYERS
Corner 10th and Sasamat
(Bus Terminus)
Dry Cleaning, Dyeing, Alteration*
ind Repairing at Downtown Price*
Phone P. G. 118
University Book Store
Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Loose-Leaf Note Books, Exercise Books and Scribblers
at Reduced Prices
Graphic and Engineering Paper, Biology Paper.
Loose-Leaf Refills, Fountain Pens and Ink.
Ink and Drawing Instruments.
Crepe Paper for Masquerades, etc.
ALL YOUR BOOK SUPPLIES SOLD HERE Friday, October 7,1932
Bsaeaasasass
THE UBYSSEY
Page Three
Eminent Egyptologist
Talks On Tutankhamen
And Excavation Work
S. R. K. Glanville, British Museum Expert Describes Antiquarian Work of Lord Carnarvon and Howard Carter
King Tutankhamen's solid gold sarcophagus, valued at
eighty thousand dollars, was among the relics depicted in slides
shown by Mr. S. P. K. Glanville in App. Sc. 100 on Wednesday
afternoon.
In an introductory talk preceding the showing of the slides,
Mr. Glanville said that the reign of King Tutankhamen took
place between 1360 and 1350 B.C. He pointed out that the king
was only twelve years of age at his accession to the Egyptian
,* «
throne, and that he died when only
eighteen.
Course of Empire
"Tutankhamen succeeded to th*
rule of an empire which had bean
growing for over fifteen hundred
year*," continued tho sp*ak*r. He
titan outlined the rises and fall*
through which Egypt had gone during this time, and tho final driving
out of tho invader* in th* seventeenth century B. C, which invasion
marked th* beginning of tho empire
to which Tutankham*n belonged.
This empire lasted three hundred
year*.
Mr. Glanville then explained the
true reason why tho Egyptians buried with their kings such object* as
weapons,  hunting  implements,   and,
foodstuff*. He showed that it waa
not because th*y beUoved the king
could us* tho** actual articles in th*
noxt Uf*, but b*cau*« th*y b*U*v*d
that aU m*n had "**condary spirit**'
which came into predominance after
death, and that th* "secondary spirit"
of th* dead king could draw out tho
"secondary spirits" of these article*
for hi* um.
Carnarvon and Carter
Th* speaker referred to Lord Carnarvon, co-discoverer of tho tomb,
aa' "an amateur with a magnificent
flare for beautiful object*," and he
recounted that tho searchers worked
six year* before they discovered
burled relic*, through th* sklU of
Mr. Howard Carter, who wa* in
charge of operations.   Mr. Glanville
C
Froth Smoker
AU
smoker to bo hold tonight at tiie
rfrm^n Institute for tne BUnd,
1101 Broadway West, at eight o'clock.
Penalti** will be duly moated eat
to any Frooh who do not pteatat
themselves.
Upper Classmen are Invited, ad-
mketon bolng twenty-five coast.
Fr**hm*n an free.        ,
MUton Owen, Junior Mtmber,
wish** to emphaale that a good program ol entertalnincnt witt be
staged, Including Jlu-Jltau, booting,
wrestling and f*ndng, and assoc-
tion* by various student musician*.
Refreshment*, Including cuter, and
choose cracker*, wiU be served.
Dress wUl be strictly Informal.
Frosh tmurt wear beret* and placards, and must be minus necktie*.
Tobacco and flay pipes will be •applied to titoae requiring thorn.
LOST—Red Sweater with red and
blu* on tho cuff* Wednesday between the hours of 11:30 and 12:30,
somewhere between University and
Bank of Montreal on 10th Ave. Phone
El. 1479R.
explained that tho difficulty of find-
ind the tomb wa* du* to th* fact
that th* ontranc* had boon buried
under the debris from th* excavation
of another tomb nearby.
Some of tho slides which were displayed showed the confusion in
which tho tomb had bom left by
robber* who had ransacked it in
ancient time*.
Mr. GlanvUle, who is assistant
keeper of Egyptian anS Assyrian antiquities ln the British Museum, was
present   at   the  excavation
Dr* Carrothers
Probes Troubles
(Continued from Pago On*)
vary wid* field of economic activity
the automatic control* of th* capitalistic system hav* boon removed, or
so modified that they no longer give
th* nocoasary control and direction
to economic activity. Through price
control, the use of tho corporation as
a form of business organization, and
in other ways, business men' hav*
endeavoured to secure the rewards
available under capitalism, and at
tho same time avoid the penalties of
then* own mistakes. In attempting
this they have developed a system
of doing business which is iUogical,
and, which in virtue of its own inherent weaknesses cannot have per-
manone*. Th* problem before this
generation is whether we ahaU go
back to tho older methods, or bring
about greater economic stability
through increased centralisation of
control.     Ottawa Conference
Discussing th* local situation Dr.
Carrothers referred to the Ottawa
Conference as being an attempt to
secure co-operation of a group of
friendly nations with tho purpose of
increasing economic stability. Th*
excuse for attempting this on a small
scale was th* difficulty of securing
world co-operation. But even in this
•mall group certain fundamental differences of economic Interest revealed
themselves. This led at times to
bickerings and exhibitions of temper. Ultimately a limited and Incomplete agreement was reached, the
significance of which wUl not be
apparent until after the respective
parliaments meat. Perhaps the moat
hopeful  feature  of  tho   conference
Mr*?.   ttn**A4y'U
JrvUb^c    ~tf   S
"Leadership is always a matter of class, I've smoked Buckingham for
years because they lead in everything 1 look for in a cigarette."
The choicest of fine tobaccos meet and
merge in the Buckingham Blend—tobaccos
naturally ripened in the fields—then mellowed, enriched, by ultra-violet rays. Here
is why Buckingham Cigarettes are so cool,
smooth and mild—so friendly to every
taste. Kept always fresh and fragrant by
the patented sealed package.
Naval architect and designer of a hundred sailing
craft—among them many consistent prize winners
and—most famous of all—the fast, scudding champion of the North Atlantic—the Bluenose. Famous
throughout racing circles, Mr. Roue is also skipper
of the "Hawk "—thirty foot yacht of the Royal
Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron.
Si&mdke
indham
and Smile
B-303
waa the stand taken by th* British
Delegation that no agreement should
be made which in the future would
become a barrier to the*Increase of
world trad*.
Discussing th* Provincial situation
Dr. Carrothers referred to the Kidd
Report aa a reactionary document.
The committee had taken upon themselves voluntarily the responaibUity
of analysing the situation and advising th* Government and people of
tho province. The report I* an extremely Inadequate analysis of the
situation. Th* members of the committee failed utterly to realise the
true function of Government. Too
much ha* been made of the idea of
Government a* a business. Business
exist* for th* purpose of making
profits, but a Government exists to
develop and protect the welfare of
the community. The Kidd Committee
failed to realise that British Columbia is a community of human beings
and not merely a geographical area
for business exploitation. Undoubtedly expenditures must be reduced,
but th* burden must be carried by
all and not by any one class. There
are many people in the Province
who in the** difficult time* cou.u
and would contribute more through
taxation in the interests of the common good. If a proper appeal is
mad* there wUl be response. The
Kidd Report make* no such appeal,
and reveals the limited outlook of
tho group from which it emanated.
COUNCIL POLICY
ENUNCIATED
(Continued from Page One)
not carried out by last year's CouncU.    The  suggestions   put   forward
were as follows:
"(a) It is up to the students to
decide whether or not they want a
Totem, if they do, wo suggest a deposit of one dollar ($1.00) to be put
up In the fall term and that If Insufficient deposit* are mad* by Nov.
1, that th* whole question of the
Totem be brought up at a Special
Meeting of the Alma Mater Society.
"(b) If a Totem la desired, then
arrangements should be made that
it would be for sale, not later than
March 1, and should be of more
general interest than heretofore.
"As under Discipline there will be
strict enforcement of EligibUlty Rules
and Calendar regulation* with reference to athletic activities. Anxious
as we are to foster Inter-Collegiate
sport, owing to financial difficult!**
in Western Canadian Universities it
is expected that there wUl be many
obstacles to overcome along this line.
However, there is th* possibility
that we may be able to arrange for
international  competition.
"Financial conditions may require
tho curtailnumt of certain of the activities of the Literary and Scientific Executive. No curtailment not
absolutely necessary wtil b* mad*."
(Hhr Htmtrratttt of British (Enlumbta
Information to Students
FEES
All cheques must be certified and made payable to
"The University of British Columbia"
Mailing Certified Cheques to Bursar is Recommended
1. The sessional fees are as follows:
For Full and Conditioned Undergraduates—
In Arts and Science-
First Term, payable on or before Oct. 10th $ 65.00
Second Term, payable on or before Jan. 23rd    60.00
$125.00
In Social Service Course-
First Term, payable on or before Oct. 10th $ 65.60
Second Term, payable on or before Jan. 23rd ....   60.00
$125.00
In Applied Science—
First Term, payable on or before Oct. 10th $ 90.00
Second Term, payable on or before Jan. 23rd    85.00
$175.00
In Agriculture—
First Term, payable on or before Oct. 10th $ 65.00
Second Term, payable on or before Jan. 23rd ....   60.00
$125.00
In Nursing and Public Health-
First Term, payable on or before Oct. 10th $ 65.00
Second Term, payable on or before Jan. 23rd ....   60.00
$125.00
In Teacher Training Course-
First Term, payable on or before Oct. 10th $40.00
Second Term, payable on or before Jan. 23rd 35.00
$75.00
Alma Mater Fee—Payable on or before Oct. 10th....$10.00
Caution Money—Payable on or before Oct. 10th ....$ 5.00
For Partial Studenta
Fees per "Unit"—Payable on or before Oct. 10th....$12.50
Alma Mater Fee—Payable on or before Oct. 10th.... 10.00
Caution Money—Payable on or before Oct. 10th    5.00
For Graduates
Registration and Class Fee—Payable on or before
Oct. 10th—First Registration $30.00
Each Subsequent Session    5.00
After these dates an additional fee of $2.00 will be
exacted of all students in default.
The Alma Mater Fee is a fee exacted from all students
for the support of the Alma Mater Society. It was authorized by the Board of Governors at tiie request of
the students themselves.
The Caution Money is a deposit from which deductions
will be made to cover breakages, wastage, and use of
special materials in laboratories, etc. If the balance
to the credit of a student falls below $1.50 a further deposit of $5.00 may be required.
2. Immediately after October 10th and January 23rd
the Bursar will notify students who have not paid their
fees that steps will be taken to ensure their exclusion
from classes while the fees remain unpaid.
3. Students registering after October 10th shall pay
their fees at the time of registration, failing which they
become subject to the provisions of Regulation 2.
4. Special fees are:
Regular supplemental examination,
per paper $ 5.00
Special examination, per paper     7.50
Graduation   25.00
Rereading, per paper    2.00
Supplemental examination fees must be paid two
weeks before the examination, special examination fees
when application for examination is made, and graduation fees two weeks before Congregation.
F. DALLAS,
Bursar. Page Four
THE UBYSSEY
Friday, October 7,1932
English Code Men
Tangle With Grads
Turkey Dinner Day
Many Ex-Varsity Stars To Battle With Blue
and Gold Team—U.B.C. Squad in Better
Shape for Contest—Alan Mercer Out
With Injury—Leggatt in Action Again
By CHRISTIE FLETCHER
At 2:45 Monday, Thanksgiving Day, the Varaity Senior
English Rugby squad will take on the Varsity Grids in the
feature attraction at Brockton Point Oval. This game will be
a real test for the Blue land Gold fifteen, for they match their
mettle against such ex-Varsity stars as Bill Locke, Phil Barratt,
Bud Murray, Glen Ledingham, Doug McNeill, Harry Warren
and others.
With sixty to seventy men turning out regularly to the
practices, Coacu Buck Y*o and Cap-<*>_
Freshmen Informed
Of Student Sports
By Athletic Reps.
tain Art Mercer wiU have no dif
flculty ln fielding a better conditioned and a vastly improved aggregation to that of last wo*k.
Buck Y*o haa been drilling th*
boy* in th* 3-2-8 scrum formation,
and he figure* they wiU more than
hold th*lr own against th* attack of
th* heavy Occasional forward*.
SPECIAL PKACTICBS
As the inability of tn* studanta to
convert tho try's proved costly in
th* last game, Buck Yeo is holding
a special practice today to drlU the
crew in placo kicking.
Alan Mercer, a freshman, who
broke into Senior company last week,
1* out of th* gam* indefinitely, owing
to an ankl* injury which h* *ua-
tained in last Saturday's game. Esson Young, flashy three-quarter man,
wiU be brought up from second division to fill th* gap. Paul Clement,
another first year man, and son of
Dean Clement of the Faculty of Agriculture, wiU be in the line-up
again on Monday. Paul, a forward
and a tireless worker, can be depended upon to b* on the bail at
all times.
DOUG. BROWN IMPRESSES
Another scrum man wno is showing
better with every practice is "flaxen-
haired" Doug Brown. This is Doug's
first year in the senior division, and
in the opinion of Buck Yeo has a
rosy future in the English game.
Leggatt, who halls from the capital
city, proved his worth as a wing
three-quarter man in last week's
game and should be a tough one to
atop on Thanksgiving Day.
Jim Mitchell, *tar forward of last
year's team, has deserted the Canadian ranks and will be back in the
English game to strengthen the Varsity scrum line.
Varaity are out to win this game,
but in order to better th* more experienced Grads they need all the
support possible from the student
body.   Co-eds will be admitted free.
The line-up: H. Cleveland, C. Dalton, S. Leggatt, Esson Young, Art
Mercer, Ken Mercer, Derry Tye, J.
Hedley, W. Grosse, B. Brown, D.
Brown, P. Clement, J. Ruttan, Jim
Mitch*!!, and Vic Rogers.
SENIOR CITY (KIDMEN
OPPOSE JIERALOMAS
Dr. Burke's Senior City Grid squad
swings into action Saturday at 2:90 at
Douglas Park against Meralomas.
With the example of the Big Four
squad before them, the boys are out
to chalk up a win in this game, which
is their first contest of the year.
With a number of last year's stalwarts back In harness, and a crop of
husky recruits, the prospects of the
boys carrying off the points appear
good.
The line-up: Ackhurst, Eyre, Hisette,
Moffat, Whiles, Brlcker, Poole, Cars-
well, Potts, Ashby, Wheeler, Malcolm,
King, Beaumont, Odium and Gustafson.
INTERCLASS SOCCER
NOTICE
Athletic Reps, of classes which intend to enter the Interclass Soccer
competition are requested to get in
touch with E. J. Costain, Manager of
Interclass Soccer, or Arnold White,
Secretary of the Soccer Club, either
personally or through the letter rack.
If nothing is heard from the rep. of
a class, that class will be ommittod
in drawing up the schedule. Deadline for the entries is Mon„ Oct. 10.
SWIMMING CLUB
Thc first practice of the Swimming
Club will be held next Wednesday
night from 8 to 10 at the Chalmers
pool. All those who have Joined the
club are urged to turn out for this
practice, and to pay their fees to Ron
Wilson as soon as possible.
Bob Osborne, president of tho Men's
Athletic Association, presided over a
meeting of freshmen in the gymnasium on Wednesday, at which representative* of th* various athletic
club* gave particular* of their organizations and offered membership
to all frosh interested. Before calling on the speakers who were present, Bob explained th* compulsory
athletic insurance which has come
Into effect thia year. AU persons
who intend to participate in any
strenuous sport affiliated with the
Alma Motor Society must procure
this insurance, which costs five dollars per year. The Society, however,
pays three and the student himself
makes up the remaining two. He
then called on the preaident of the
Basketball Club, who announced the
regular noon practices of the Inter
mediate A and B teams, which are
to start in earnest this week. All
interested freshmen are urged to turn
out for these practices. There will
be a second meeting of the club on
Wednesday noon at Arts 106.
Track and Rugby
The captain of the English Rugby
team next urged all frosh to turn
out for the English Rugby practices
which are held on Wednesday afternoons at three. He reminded new
students that in order to obtain the
best benefit out of the Interclass
track meets which are held in the
fall and spring, momborahip ln the
Track Club is advisable, as outdoor
practice ia available practically all
the year round and when this ia not
possible indoor practice* aro held in
the gym.
Dick Farrington, captain of the
Big Four Rugby team, next urged
first year students, no matter how
inexperienced, to turn out for the
daily practices which are held at
seven-thirty "on our brand-new oval,
which students of earlier year*
prayed for but did not have." There
is a special league for freshmen, the
Interscholastic League. Tho first
game was held last Wednesday, but
there is still time for late turnouts.
Inter-Claa* Sport
The vice-president of the M.A.A.
explained the principles ot Interclass sport. Each class elects a representative, whose job it is to acquaint the vice-president with the
material which his class has at hand,
and thus arrange for the competitions which are to be staged.
The captain of the Men's Grass
Hockey team next attempted to dispel a few wrong ideas which were
prevalent about the sport. "Grass
Hockey is not effeminate, nor Is it
a slowed down version of Ice Hockey.
It is an entirely different game and
one has only to appear at any of the
practices to be assured of these
facts."
Badminton Club
Ken Atkinson, president of the
Badminton Club, next set forth the
many merits of his club's chosen
sport. One need spend no more time
at the game than one wishes, as
there is nobody to haul you up for
absence from practices as all such
are purely voluntary. Two nights
and one afternoon a week are available for club use. There are several teams entered in the Vancouver
and District League, the courts this
year are in excellent conditio,n and
all things considered the fee of four
dollars per year charged is negligible,  he  concluded.
Many Different
Types of Sport
ForU
•awa^af •
"I hop* all upper and lower classes
wUl take an Interest ln athletic* this
year, a* wo can offer everything
from gym. to mountain climbing,"
■aid Ruth Witbeck opening tho W.A.A. moating in Art* 100 on Monday.
"It hi tho duty of every girl to
play aom* sport," said Dean Bollwt,
next speaker. "Winning is rapidly
boeoming a secondary lnt*r**t in
■port and you Should fool content If
you ar* gaining those fine mental
and spiritual quallti** on* gets from
Irtno Ramag*, president of th* Big
Block Club, sskod aU FrMhott** to
rtport to th* Big Block Club Wednesday or Thursday between 11 a jn.
and S p.m. and put their nam**
down for soma aport.
President of th* baak*tb*ll club announced a mooting of the club in
Art* 90S noxt Friday. Thar* wUl be
practic** In th* gym. W*dn*sday at
5 p.m. ~*
Margery Finch, president of th*
Gran Hockey Club, alao announced
a meeting In Art* 108 on Thursday
noon. Practices ar* to be held Wednesday afternoon.
"Every girl should be able to
swim," said th* representative of the
Swimming Club. Life-saving practical ar* held ln Chalmers Pool, 7:90
p.m. Tuesday*.
"Our membership is unlimited and
every freshette is welcome," declared Jean CampbeU, president of
the Gym. Club. Marjorie Lang rep-
resenting th* Track Club, announced
a meeting in Arts 109 Thursday noon.
"There are tennis tournaments every
fall," said th* vice-president of the
Tennis Club, "and membership Is
only one doUar."
Th* hurt speaker, a representative
of the Outdoors Club which owns
two cabins on Grouse Mountain, declare* that qualifications for membership are two "work hikes" and
one long hike.
CLASS ATHLETIC
REPRESENTATIVES
WUl all class athletic representatives
get In touch with Howard Cleveland
Immediately.
NOTICE
MEN'S ATHLETICS
As Monday I* a holiday, the Executive Meeting of Men'* Athletic*
wiU be held on Tuesday, Oct 11, at
12 noon. AU corrected budgets must
be submitted to this meeting.
Varsity Face
Westminster
On Saturday
Varsity Senior Soccer team travels
to Westminster on Saturday, in an
attempt to hand the fast-stepping
Westminster City crew their second
successive defeat. At present the
Royal City outfit are in second position in the league, while the Blue
and Oold crew la holding down fifth
place. However, from the form
Shown last w*ek, and in practice
Wednesday, the boy* figure they hav*
a good chance of obtaining both
point* in thc contest.
ThtJ team will pr***nt a more or
loaf re-arrang*d app*aranc* from
last Saturday du* to the Injury of
r-i* Wright . He will be replaced
Max L*gg, an old time Varaity
performer, who haa been out of the
gam* for two years from injuries.
He will probably replace Costain at
left back, allowing th* latter to resume his place at left half. In thi*
•vent the defence will line up with
Frattinger in goal, Millar McGUl at
right back, and Legg at left back.
The half line will probably prove the
ba,ck bone of the team.
Kozoolin, re-elected Captain, will
be in tiie centre position, flanked on
the right by Stewart, and on the
left by "Cherub" Costain. The forward line will start as it finished last
Saturday; In other words, Otie Munday will once more hold down the
centre-forward berth, the right wing
consisting of Hughie Smith and
Laurie Todd, while the loft wing will
hav* Bud Cooke at outsld* and Dave
Todd in the inside position. This
forward lino showed up very w*U
•gainst th* Chines*, and hope to
penetrate the reputably impregnable
defence of the Westminster club.
The Junior*, after dropping a 1-9
decision to the strong Olympian outfit, run up against lea* formidable
opponent* this week In the St. Phil-
Up* Club. There will be a certain
amount of change, but Manager McLeod haa not announced the final
Une-up yet but the team wiU be chosen from: Orme, Thurber, Polsson, Birmingham, McLeod, Ramsden, Irish,
McLeish, Denne, and other*.
Both gam** are bUled to commence
at 3:00, the Seniors playing at Queens
Park, and the Juniors at Trimble
Park  (Eighth Avenue and Trimble).
Varsity Big Four Grid
Machine WiU Encounter
VAX. Outfit On Monday
Norm. Burley't Crew in Groat Form—Victory for U.B.C. Team Will Pave Way for
Title—Same Line-Up As Last Weak for
Blue and Gold
**^"^e^mmmi^^SMum*»^mt^mmmimem*meMieimet*mmmme*em
By GORDON ROOT
With the advantage of one game's experience and the confidence Inspired by a surprise victory, Dr. Oordon Burke's Blue
and Oold football squad will face the acid test on Monday afternoon when the students oppose a mighty V.A.C. grid machine
at Athletic Park. Against one of the smoothest aggregations
that the Pacific Coast has produced, led by the smartest field
general in the West, the Varsity gridders will make their bid
for the B.C. crown. A victory against the Burley outfit will
put the collegian* wall on the road ly off form in the last two contest*.
to a provincial title).
But again th* question of college
spirit against experience will be answered on the gridiron. In the Westminster contest the Blue and Gold
team came through with sheer fight,
and the 1938 edition ot the U. B. C.
grid aquad ia the peppiest, hardest-
hitting group of football player* that
Dr. Burke ha* put on tiie field in
the last five year*. Experience, however, often count* for a lot In a
sports classic
V.A.C. Experienced
And then again, th* red helmet
outfit that ia domiciled in Bob
Brown'* park know* more about the
Canadian code than the Royal City
boy* can hop* to learn In tiie next
three seasons. The Thanksgiving Day
struggle promise* to be the epic battle of the season. Varaity should out-
kick the Vacs, including th* Groat
Shield* whose punting has been sad-
Varsity-Frosh Track
Meet Will Be Staged
October 12 At Oval
Keen Competition Is Exited—Freshmen Strong in the Jumps
and Sprints—Haddon Agnew To Defend His Discus Record
By JIMMY MOYES
Freshmen tracksters will have a chance to show their wares
on the 12th of this month, when the annual Varsity-Frosh track
meet will be staged on the Varsity oval at 3:10 p.m. Judging
from Saturday's meet, competition promises to be exceptionally
keen between Upper-classmen and the lowly Frosh.
Although the meet is an annual affair, it will also be in
the nature of an elimination contest, for the purpose of choosing
a powerful team to represent the University in the big inter-
club meet scheduled for the 15th.
Many prominent Vancouver stars wUl
be running and jumping against Varsity, such men as Marshall Llmon,
Magee quarter-mile flash, Stan. Barrett and Howard McPhee, aprint
aces and Don McKenzie, who, aa a
Junior mller, has never been defeated.
Frosh Repreeentative*
Track and field men upholding the
Freshman class are strong in the
jumps. In Heron and Little, both
of whom cleared 19 feet in* last Saturday's meet, Varsity will have a
tough brace of men to beat. George
Francis will have to be reckoned
with in the sprints, as will Barber,
who is equally as good In the furlong as in the 440.
Many other men have been training quietly, and from this "unknown
quantity," come the upsets which so
gladden the spectator's heart. Entries must either be made on the
field, or to Max Stewart some time
before Wednesday, 3 p.m.
440 a Thriller
Varsity is conceded a good chance
of a one-two-three in the quarter-
mile dash, in which a great duel is
expected between Bob Osborne, Pi
Campbell, Ken Wright, all speedy
Basketball stars, as well as Max
Stewart and Bill Crothall.
In the sprints, Bill Stott and Max
Stewart should make it hot for the
Freshmen. Stott, if he once approaches last season's form, will never
be headed. Fordyce is a good bet
for the punishing half-mile run, but
the Freshmen are likewise respected
at thia distance
The mile run will produce Alfie
Allen and Herb. Barclay, the two
who battled it out so closely last
Saturday. Another good race is expected, as both are setting their caps
to take young Don McKenzie into
camp next Saturday. In the 3-mile
run, George AUen will fight the decision out with Sinclair, a great
plodder.
Weight Star
The discus event and the shot-put
are practically given to Haddon Agnew, unless some husky Frosh takes
It into his head to upset the dope.
Agnew, taking his third year here,
holds the Varsity record for the Discus, and can send the platter spinning 120 feet practically whenever
he pleases.
Harold Wright Here
Harold Wright, who fought his way
to the semi-finals of the 100- and 200-
metres at the Olympic Games this
summer, will display his speed at the
Invitation Track Meet to be held on
Saturday, October 15. He will take
part in both the 100 and 200 yard
events. Wright, a graduate of Utah
University, may take up his studies in
Geology here mis fall. He will be an
official at the Frosh Track Meet, Wednesday, October 12.
Harry Warren, Rhode Scholar and
assistant in the Department of Geology, has accepted the invitation of
the Track Club to coach the team
twice a week, on Mondays and Fridays.
Vrooman and Dick
Are Grid Officers
Bill Vrooman was elected secretary
and Archie Dick business manager
at a meeting held by the Canadian
Rugby Club Tuesday noon.
Dick Farrington urged that the
pep club organize the students into
a cheering section and give the rah-
rah boys a little encouragement in
the next few games. He said It was
the first game he has ever played for
Varsity, that there has not been a
cheering section.
Anyone who desires to save some
money buy a Big Four season ticket
from Al Pine and save the neat sum
of three dollars. The meeting came
to a close with the preaident making
a plea for more freshmen to turn
out for the interscholastic team.
And if their slant* and end runs can
get no further against thc student
Un* than did the New Westminster
play*, it'* going to be anybody's ball
game.
For the last week th* CoUegian*
have been polishing up player* and
strengthening th* w*ak spot* that
were moat obvious last Saturday. No
major injuries have been reported,
although Frank Rush .the youngster
whose spiral* had th* Royal City
safety men on the Jump for moat of
the contest, ia suffering from a slight
back injury while Doug McCrimmon
haa a bad knee. Both men wUl probably be in shape for the holiday fixture. No other change* are predicted. George Henderson, Doug Mclntyre, Keith Hedreen and Fred Bolton
wiU carry most of the work in the
backfield, whUe McCrimmon, Don
Stewart, Jim Stewart, Mark Collin*,
Dick Farrington, Dick Moore, Harry
Pearson, Russ Keillor, Bill Wilson,
and Jack Bourne will be among
those present in the line.
Tee Dance After Game
An additional feature will be the
-Tea Dance which will be staged at
the Peter Pan Ballroom foUowing the
Big Four game, with Harold King's
orchestra providing the music. Coeds will, as usual, be admitted to the
contest free and student tickets for
the men are selling at bargain
prices.
Interscholastic
Gridders Lose
Varsity Interscholastic Gridders received a 16-2 setback in a loosely
played game against Vancouver College Wednesday afternoon. The
U. B. C. boys lacked nothing in spirit
but were sadly deficient ln practice,
whereas Vancouver College had advantage in both weight and condition.
On the first University play, the
pigskin was snatched from Holden,
and Vancouver went through for a
touchdown which was converted.
With six points to their credit, Varsity's opponents buckled down to
work and raked up another five
points when Wright went round the
right end. No convert was made.
Play ranged to and fro some time
before Vancouver finally scored its
final touchdown, leaving the score
at 16-0 against Varsity.
The Blue and Gold squad tightened
up in the final. Poole and Moffatt
each scored a point by kicks to deadline.   The game closed at 16-2.
FENCING NOTICE
Col. V. A. Katchorovsky, whose address is 625 Hornby Street, announces
to both men and women on the campus that he Is willing and anxious to
begin a foil fencing club at U.B.C.,
providing enough people are Interested. All those wishing to form such
a club are asked to get In touch with
Col. Katchorovsky by writing him at
the above address as soon as possible.
F. L. Anscombe]
TAILOR AND
DRY CLEANER
4465 W. 10th Ave. P.G. 86
We Call For and Deliver
The Account* of the
Stilish ui tliH
of
The University of
British Columbia
ar* welcomed by
BANK OF
MONTREAL
Established 1817
WEST POINT GREY BRANCH
Trimble and Tenth Avenue West
A. B. MOORE, Manager
Pictures that Please
Particular People
Artona
Studio
833 Granville St.
Phone Sey. 5737
HOTEL 0E0MM
Popular Rendezvous for AU
Student Functions
Class Parties, Formal and
Informal Dances
Fraternity and Sorority
Initiations
Banquest and Conventions
Seymour 9742
Jacoby Bros, j
LTD.
423 Hamilton St. j
Manufacturing Jewellers   j
for
Class Pins, Emblems,
Graduation Rings, Medaks,
and Prize Cups

Cite

Citation Scheme:

        

Citations by CSL (citeproc-js)

Usage Statistics

Share

Embed

Customize your widget with the following options, then copy and paste the code below into the HTML of your page to embed this item in your website.
                        
                            <div id="ubcOpenCollectionsWidgetDisplay">
                            <script id="ubcOpenCollectionsWidget"
                            src="{[{embed.src}]}"
                            data-item="{[{embed.item}]}"
                            data-collection="{[{embed.collection}]}"
                            data-metadata="{[{embed.showMetadata}]}"
                            data-width="{[{embed.width}]}"
                            async >
                            </script>
                            </div>
                        
                    
IIIF logo Our image viewer uses the IIIF 2.0 standard. To load this item in other compatible viewers, use this url:
http://iiif.library.ubc.ca/presentation/cdm.ubysseynews.1-0125386/manifest

Comment

Related Items