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The Ubyssey Oct 8, 1957

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Money Needed
Heated discussion follows A.M.S.  President's proposal.
The   most   heated   discussions •
at the Leadership Conference revolved around AMS President
Ben Trevino's proposal tor a
referendum which would allow
students to vote a $5.00 fee increase for the next three years.
The money would be matched
by the Provincial government
if it came within the campaign
period. A student contribution
of $150,000 would therefore become a contribution of $300,000.
Over the next ten years, the
University expects the following revenue for new buildings:
• $5,000,000 from thc Federal
government through the
Canada Council.
• $10,000,000 from the Provincial Government on a $L-
000,000 per year basis.
• $5,000,000 from the Provincial Government on a matching basis.
• $5,000,000 from the UBC
Development Committee
which was formed to raise
the $5,000,000 which the
Provincial Government offered on a matching basis.
University officials estimate
the total need over the next ten
years as $60,000,000. Student
action last year resulted in the
offer of only an additional
$5,000,000 on a matching basis.
A student request for a more
rapid release of the $10,000,000
was ignored.
Trevino commented on the
proposal he presented to delegates at the Leadership Conference:
"It is very true that the students of UBC have given more
for their University than any
other student body. It is also
obviously true that students are
not and should not be responsible for building University
buildings. However, the Great
Trek tradition has evolved and
carried on because the groups
responsible for providing  funds
Up To Government '^^« <=!«■,«
"The UBC Development Fund
Committee, which has been set
up to raise the $5,000,000 to take
advantage of Premier Bennett's
offer of a similar matching
grant, asked mc in what way I
thought UP.C students might
contribute to the fund. Since
Faculty, Alumni and parents
are also being asked to contribute, I thought that students
would want to make their contribution felt by contributing on
bloc, continuing and strengthening the Trek tradition wc are so
justifiably proud of.
'We who are closest to the
problem, who can see the difference between existing facilities and enrollment, should be
the first group to give whatever
we can. A fee increase of $5.00
per student for three yean (this
is the period for which pledge's
arc being asked from1 individuals, businesses, corporations,
faculty arjd alumni) would
amount to $150,000. When this
>s matched by the government,
it becomes a very substantial
figure. Our contribution would
be magnified and compounded
if we could' be the first, and
show the rest of the province
that we who see the problems
best can and will lead the way.
A further point is that money
given by the students and earmarked for Residences is likely
to draw more donations earmarked for residences."
Mr. Trevino emphasized that
all the money need not be allocated to residences unless that
was the wish of the students.
The money could be allocated in
any way the students desire.
Trevino feels that this is simply
the most pressing need on the j the donation radically simple. ■ was completely unjustified and
campus which the majority of, Wandering through the Arm- that "the Engineers give blood
students  feel  the  most directly.! ouries,   gave  an   opportunity   to   on   principle   alone,   and   not   to
Premier Bennett should give UBC a large enough grant
so students will not have to dig into their own pockets, to pay
for the needed buildings.
This was the stand Monday
night of Provincial Conservative
Leader, Deane Finlayson, when
questioned by a UBC reporter as
to his opinion of the proposed
increase in Alma Mater Society
fees, in an attempt lo spark the
building campaign.
'Primary responsibility for
the raising of money increased
housing, rests on the Government of British Columbia, and
it thould be the University's
sole duty to impress this upon
them," he said.
Although Mr. Finlayson was
in disagreement, he extended
his   personal   commendation   to
matched   by   a   grant   from   the
Premier Bennett made the
fund-matching proposal at the
conclusion of a province-wide
student trek last term.
Robert   Strachan,   leader   of
Her Majesty's opposition in Victoria,   states  that,   "If  the   stu-'
dents are willing to support this
scheme  I  can  not see  how  the i
government could possibly raise '
any critical objection to the proposal." !
Mr.  Strachan added that,  "If!
once again    the    students  will
agree   to   help   themselves   by j
the entire student body for their   paying for 50r'>   of the project,
very  keen  interest  in  the  University's future development.
Last weekend's Leadership
Conference proposed a remedy
for the critical housing shortage,
which would follow in the same
footsteps as the fund-raising cam-
the government most likely will
gladly agree, seeing as they only
have a 50"' balance to put up.
After all (to the students point
of view) having to pay for 50%
is better than no housing."
In opposition to the opinions
paigning for the construction of  expressed by Mr. Strachan, came
NOT MISSING the blood  he is  losing  i.s Dave Spears. Maybe  the nurse helps.  You
too can  have  fun.  BLEED —Photo  by   Al  Groves
Donors Find Bleeding Easy
the  War Memorial Gymnasium
and the Brock Extension.
A 5.00 increase, to be spread
over a period of three years, was
applauded by over 90% of the
attending leaders.
further views of Mr. Finlayson,
in that, "Any positive steps to
remedy are desirable, but is it
the student's problem?
If students bring forward the
plan at the fall AMS programme
Total pledge by the students meeting October 22, it could be
would be in the vicinity of $150,-1 debated and voted on later in
000.    This    money    would    be   the term.
Tory M.P. Here
Tuesday Noon
Walter  Dinsdale,   Member  of
Parliament  for  Brandon,  Mani
less than we have been doing
for the last M0 years, as Mr.
Jabour pointed out in his letter
have historically refused to ful-i to the Ubyssey," Trevino said.
fill those obligations. There is | "hut this is the first time the
a clear parallel between these i University lias gone to the pub-
facts. In the last twenty-five lie for funds, and this is there
years of UBC's history, Provin-! fore an extraordinary situation.
cial governments have given on- Are we mature enough and res-
ly $10 million for capital grants; ponsible enough citizens of the
within these years students have province to rise as students to
had to build five buildings on an extradordinary and pressing
the campus. ; need? I think we are."
Mussoc is desperate for boys. Tall, short, skinny,
fat—any variety will do; so long a.s he has a voice.
Auditions for the chorus of the society's next production will be held Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of
this week, 7-10 p.m. in the Auditorium.
Anyone interested i.s asked to attend or sign up in the
Mussoc hut now. Although boys are in the greater demand,
girls will be accepted also.
"Blood from a stone" — an impossibility?
Definitely  not! —^   opiniQn     f)f     EducaUon
Confirmation of this statement  sluc|ents,   Ray  Frehlic  and  Bill
came as  numerous  persons,  or-  Francis.
dinarily referred to as the most       Dick McClure, Mechanical En-
hardened    "rocks,"    discovered   gincering III, felt the statement   toba "and  Parliamentary   Assistant  to the  Minister of Veteran
Affairs  will  speak   in   Art.s   100
Tuesday noon.
Ilo will be the first speaker
to appear on campus this term
under the auspices of the Conservative Club.
We are doing no more and no   overhear the various opinions of
enhance   the   valuation   of   tnmr
Quoted anonymously, a n d
quite explainably, by two first-
year Engineers was the statement that, "perhaps the whole
lot of them, ourselves included,
are a trifle green-blooded."
Evidently there is quite a con-
i glomcration of blood-color on
the campus.    It is felt that the
i girls (generally speaking) are
comparatively yellow- blooded,
as the response in the Armouries
has been nearly 5 to I in favor
of the bovs.
the donors, which have subsequently been built Into the following expose.
One  of  these  solidified  char-
' acters was overheard stating his
benovolent reason for donating.
"I have too damn much, so I
suppose the best thing is to give
j some of it."
j     Interpretation    of    his  stale-
; ment might primarily be critical;
for it is not true that it is better
to give than to receive.
On   the   other   hand,   Rusalyn
! Cocking,   Arts  I,   feels  that  she ,   What.s missin{,. fciiow-fcmales'.'
, has to be a recipient of transfu-; Spirit ()[. backbonc,,
sion rather than a donor, for, "I	
I haven't  enough  to keep myself
i going, let alone anyone else."
Considerable    confusion     has
arisen as to whether thc Engi-
'. necr's adopted color has any
1 bearing on this campaign.
Onlookers (confessed  anemics
and otherwise), questioned a.s to
this campus reaction had varied
remarks to make.
"They   haven't   any   blood   so
they find compensation in wearing their red sweaters," was the
AMS At A Glance
Last night at the Alma Mater made to IFC and Pan-hellenic
Society meeting the Student's \ that a thorough investigation be
Council: I made into the alledgcd conduct
. . . Mused contempatively j of members of Greek-letter so-
when George Morfitt spoke j cicties in the cafeteria during
against the distribution of free! the past two weeks.
AMS cards to Theology students.1 . . . That permission be given
on the grounds that only tho.-.e for the sale of the Canadian University Post in the Brock Hall.
. . . That a committee be formed to invescigate "alleged transgressions" of the Buildings and
Rhodes Scholarship Applications
Now Available  From  Dean Gage
taken for-  both
art'    now    bring
Rhodes  Scholar
ships,  and   I.ODE.   War  Memorial Post Graduate Scholarships.
Deadline for the Rhodes Scholarship applications is November 1. The scholarship is tenable at Oxford University, England, and may be held for two
years, with the possibility of renewal for a third  vear
Candidates must be malt
married, and between Ihe
of  10 and 'Jo.
.  linages
As well as being good -miiolars
—-the applicants shmil.i show
definite qualities of distinction.
Part icipal ion in c.m ipu-, active
1 les and sports are m-m.il i ctpnsi-
lies   tor   winners.
There are eleven scholarships
awarded in Canada, one of
which is allotted to students in
British  Columbia.
An     aspirant     may    compete
either in  the Province where he
has his ordinary home, or in the
one  where  he   is attending  Uni-,
At least two years of study at
a Canadian University must be
completed by the candidate by
October   1.  !!)")».
The War Memorial Scholarships are open to both men and
women. specializing in History.
Economies, or other subjects of
miens! to ihe British Empire.
Tin re are Iwo types of scholar-
ships; Ihose tenable al any University    in    the    liriiish    Empire.
and others limited to those universities in the United Kingdom.
Applicants must be between
10 and "7, and must, have done
or be engaged in post-graduate
studies at  a   recognized  school.
Candidates for both scholarships must be British or Canadian citizens, having resided in
Canada for at least five years
They are txpected to return to
Canada and work here after tho
completion  of  their  studies.
Further information about
these scholarships may be found
in the University Calendar or
obtained from Dean Gage. Application forms are also avail
able in I lean (Jagc's oil ice. Room
1(1.   Ails   Building.
Political Clubs
Bring Speakers
Lester Pearson. James Sinclair and Attorney General Robert Bonner will spearhead
UBC political agenda  this  term.
Current plans for tho fall
term includes such noteworthics
as Socred leader Solon Low,
October 25, Conservative Assistant of Veteran Affairs Dinsdale
today, and CCF members Harold
Winch  and  Robert Strachan.
LPP President .Jim McFarlan
reported federal loader Tim
Buck i.s also scheduled for the
fall term,
Tentative Liberal speakers include Lester B. Pearson and
James Sinclair.
Scheduled programs for the
year include a series of LPP discussions on Marxism and studies
from CCF pamphlets.
"Twentieth Century Socialism." A "Young Liberals' Convention" will be held this .vear
in Penlicton for any Liberals
who wish lo attend.
The campus of the University
of Britiah Columbia covers 082
k        k        -a-
A provincial university for
British Columbia was lirst proposed   in   l!i~7.
Doctors Say
Cold Not Flu
Have a cold?
Don't panic.
You cion't have Asiatic flu
The University Health Service
assures the students that there
is no epidemic and no present
fear of one.
Nevertheless, sniffling students are lining the Wesbrook
Health Service waiting room
vvith fear in  their eyes.
"Relax," say the doctors,
"apply your common sense, and
use a throat gargle."
Even if you are a suspected
flu victim, the doctors cannot
positively identity the disease
until an analysis of a sample of
your throat washing has been
sent back from Otta^va.
Smart Slogan
Will Pay Off
Anyone in need of an extra
This is the prize to be awarded to the imaginative person
lo come up with a bright, eyecatching slogan for oil-campus
advertising of Open House.
The main theme of Open
House, Friday. Feb. 2!' and Sat
urday. March 1. will he "UBC
- a partner in your community's
Slogan to be used for cam
pus publicity is "everyone a
host   for  Opt n   I loose "
Aspirants to the | rize mav
liirii m their slogans to Box I!!*.
AMS office anytime before Mon
dav . Oct    14 at   I.lit) p m
who pay to belong to the AMS
should be allowed to have AMS
. . . Listened sympathetically
to  Bryan   Williams as he sided < Grounds.
with    Theology    students.    His
. Gave forth with resound-
argument is that Theology stu- l ing mirth when Bryan Williams
dents do not have the time to j amended Sheila Crocker's reso-
full advantage of AMS member- j lution (that student's wives re-
ship. His argument was bolster-, ceive AMS cards at cost of printed up by union college member, i ing) to include his landlady and
Daryl  Logan,   who  stated   that,   girl friend.
"Theological students are ex- ... Threw out Sheilas' resolu-
pected to do so much field work   tions.
that they seldom have a free' . . . Stated that the housing
night during which they could' committee should be approach-
enjoy  AMS privileges, ; ed to organize fire-fighting teams
.   .   .  Listened  skeptically   as   within Acadia Camp.
Bryan Williams claimed that the       ...   Agreed   whole-heartedly
AMS   cards   had   no   particular] that  multiple speakers such  as,
monetary value and that special ' Tim Buck, W. A. C. Bennett and
flying saucer experts should notify student council of impending lectures.
. . . Heard NFCUS representative Ken Brawner put forth a
strong recommendation in favor
of scholarships for exchange
students patterned on the WUSC
cards should be given to Theological students so that they can
enjoy downtown AMS privileges.
. . . Nodded in assension as
Gary McDonald stated that
Theological students should be
integrated on the campus.
. . . Murmured a chorus of
"ays" to opinion, voiced in several ways by several individuals that Theological students
should be allowed to buy AMS
privileges on an individual basis
for a fee of $10.00.
. . . Shook heads in disagreement when George Morfitt stated that AMS membership on
individual basis was against
AMS constitution,
. . . Finally came to a unanimous decision that Theology
students won hi be accepted as
AMS members. f'>r a fee of $10
on the same basis as individual
graduate students.
. , . Stood solidly behind Ben
Trevino as be ineouraged union
college delegate, Daryl Logan to
form a Theological Society that
would operate as a fully-fledged
AMS member under USC.
.   .   .   Passed  these  motions:
That Ihe donation from
AMS tees for Brock Art Fund
be raised from 10 cents per student   to   1 ,"i  cents
. . . Thai a recomineudat ion be
Radsoc To Serve
5,000 Students
A record a.000 sludents will
tune in daily to UBC radio society installations this year according to Radsoc president Bill
Ballantine. The student audience
at any given time i.s expected
to tie between «()() and   1.700.
Radsoc installations are serviced this year by three international news services and will
have three separate newscasts
Frosh Coi
Held Wei
ents  Walter  Dinsdt
Minister   of   Vete\
at    12:30   today
Everybody  welcj
meeting   Tuesc;
Physics 200. Ir
ships to be dist|
UCC requesl
bring this year'}
Club Day memU
UCC office b|
meeting at 12:]
ics 201.
hold  a  registra
noon in Physicg
meeting at 12.
All new membdj
meeting for the
the year's prograr
tration  for  the  Spa
end. All members pll
an informal discu;
103 Tuesday noon.
* *
day. Ering your Lib)
* *
Longhike   meeting
100, Wednesday nool
ested in the hike an
VOC please attend,
* *
eral   meeting   lo
12:30 Wednesday
ing year wil
interested pie'
ciety) is holding its
five   meeting   We
in the Conference
* *
hold  an  organizs
Wednesday noo
arrange   conv
ing Wednesday
meeting Wednesdl
Arts 204. -13
* *   '■
"Quadruplets By ~
tion"  —  restricts
and   affiliated  g'
ships  still  available
100, Wed. noon.
* *        a1'
membership meeting
noon, Arts 1107. Assign
be     handed    out.
ers   will   meet   iti
at   12:30 Wednes
See   'TWEEN!
There   will   be   a- RAVEN   meeting   at   12.30 Pf
Double Committee Room, Brock Mall.
Manuscripts  will  be  accepted  and  discussion wil
Owing to the mysterious disappearance of Ed|
Nicholson. Desmond Fit/ Gerald and Arnold Cohen hi
appointed   co-editors ]
Members expect  to be  Raven the roof. THE      UBYSSEY
Tuesday, October 8, 1957
Authorized as second class mail.   Post Office Department, Ottawa.
bseriptions $1.20 per year (included in AMS fees). Mail subscriptions $2.00 per
?le copies five cents. Published in Vancouver throughout the University year by
t Publications Board of the Alma Mater Society, University of British Columbia,
pinions expressed herein are those of the editorial staff of the Ubyssey, and not
of the Alma Mater Society or the University. Letters,to the Editor should not
I words. The Ubyssey reserves the right to cut letters, and cannot guarantee
1 letters received.
.Editor   Ken Lamb
|or  :___ Al Forrest
lews Editors: Bob Johannes
and Helen Zukowski
Managing Editor Dave Robertson
Business Manager Harry Yuill
Make-up Editor  Dave Ferry
CUP Editor  Marilyn Smith
ters and Desk: John Dressier, Marlene Marleau,    Neva    Bird.    Sandra    Sheppard,
jrtender, Wendy Bain, Paul Tennant,  Irene Foerster, Mary Wilkins, Pete Doherty.
fth, Wayne Lamb
jtnd News Offices   ..AL. 4404. Locals 12, 13, 14
id Advertising Offices  AL. 4404, Local 6
lership  Conference
rows  Its  Name
Annual   Leadership   Con-
e and gone, one hundred
udents know a little more
eated functions of a com-
and despite the confusion
iscussion in so little time
les,   all   participants   agree
ce was highly successful.
janging of food and trans-
jrganization of discussion
\$, the conference was well
tested, competent students
3vised, suggested and con-
nan dominated, and with
exceptions, student lead-
punger students to carry
Immendations    and    argu-
pear in other parts of this
following  editions;  suffice
ecause of these discussions
as a whole will benefit,
years to come.
iful of such success, we
\. But criticize we must,
|ound reasoning.
the conference with an
Ice, brought on simply by
lership   Conference."   We
suspected it the same way we suspected the
exhortation to "leadership" that appeared
on a fraternity rushing poster two weeks
And, we fear there are a number of
others on the campus just as suspicious. As
students, they are skeptical of false enthusiasm, of the keenness that exerts itself in meaningless resolutions and a fascination for names.
Pleasantly, we discovered, that our
suspicions were wrong. Those at the conference were leaders in fact, and except
for the banner flying in front of the conference hall, never referred to themselves as leaders in name.
Had they not been leaders in fact, had
the conference not been such a success,
this editorial would never have been written. What would have filled this space were
the usual congratulations that any editor
writes with his eyes closed.
But we were impressed, and we wish
the student body to be impressed.
We think they would be more impressed if their suspicions were allayed with
a  less pretentious  name.
Those who participated in the conference can afford to be humble.
Veep Answers Jabour:
;ee Increase   Not A Duty
$ _ 4ition, four classmates of
d  their  disapproval  for  an
dent   levy   of   $5.00   to   go
| the U.B.C. Development Fund.
such people as Messrs. Jabour,
ackray and Beck should be
consideration,   yet,   should
ectt to analytical  criticism.
d, the issue is not whether
its have a responsibility or duty
to the Fund, but rather are
ng to contribute. No one is more
realize than myself that the stu-
is campus have played and are
irominent and spectacular role
[al development of the univer-
bhould never lose sight ol the fact
kg the past 14 years students have
fd $5.00 of their fees in order to
I Memorial Gym and the Brock
should it be taken for granted
,00 is to be continued indefinitely
I-think too many people are ap-
the problem from the wrong
Bwwhen we hear talk about duty
M-flity. They say that the stu-.
Pn<T-duty or have no re.sponsi-
krd contributing to the Develop-
I and I think we have to agree
I because we are nuclei' no ob-
contrihute to the const ruction
gs on this campus. But it's not
lof duty, il is a question of wi 11 -
fare tho sludents willin;.; to eon-
fthe Fund?
E'Bhy   organization.
sucii   as
Red Cross or Y.M.C.A. Building Fund
Committee, knocks on your door and asks
for your financial support, you don't ask
yourself the question, "Do I owe duty to
give money to them, but rather "Am I willing to give to them." If you think the need
is great enough you'll give, if not, you
won't. Don't get me wrong, I am not suggesting that someone i.s knocking on your
door and asking for you to give, but are
we willing to give when we are so aware
of the need. So let's forget the idea of duty
and  responsibility.
There are students on this campus
who just can't afford to pay $5.00 more in
fees, yet will give up certain things to
contribute to the fund which they may feel
is well worth the sacrafice. A student may
be willing to give up an extra sandwich
once in a while, or a night at the Commodore, or even forget about buying a
bottle of whiskey for some week-end. And
if he is, then let him contribute in the
form of a $5.00 fee increase (of course the
argument will be raised that if only 7000
students are willing to give $5.00 and 1500
are not, then this group is forced to r;ive.)
So it is up to the people who believe in
it to convince the rest that the need of the
success oi the campaign is great, so they
will be willing to give. Personally, I'm willing to give the $5.00, not because I owe duty
or have a responsibility, but because I feel
as an individual that the need is great
enough   to   warrant   it.
AMS Vice-President.
Star's Sordid
Tale Is Told
The Ubyssey proudly presents Barry Dianamore's sordid story of personal degradation and despair "Lush me or
Leave Mo." It is poignantly
written by Mr, Dlanamore with
assistance from Lillian Roth,
Mickey Hartigay who hopes to
snare the film role, and Spider
Fandango, 1924 Golden Gloves
light-heavy and financial adviser to Mr. Dianamore during
early October, 1929.
This story cries out to thousands who seek answers to
suoh questions as — is money
more than just legal tender?
Does living with horses mean
a stable family? Does preying
help? And who did kill Cock
Robin? But now, on with Mr.
Dianamore's wretched tale.
"I blinked my eyes open.
Somebody was staggering
across the dingy bedroom,
dodging empty Vitalis bottles
as he went. Suddenly I realized who it was — it was me.
I punched a couple of chartreuse elephants in the belly
as I lurched into the dingy
bathroom. I swept the empty
shoe polish cans from the
dingy wash basin and fell in
hoping to slip unnoticed down
the dingy drain. Gosh, I felt
dingy. I faced myself squarely
in the mirror and chanted
"mirror, mirror, on the wall
who is the fairest of them . . ."
but stopped quickly realizing
that quoting Mummy's poetry
just wasn't going to help this
morning. I looked again. "Am
I," I said to myself, "Am I a
drunken, no - good, broken-
down, washed-out has-been at
14?" Aaah, who would believe
me anyway but Magistrate
So I wrung a final glass of
canned heat out of the bath
towel, sat down on the bed
and began thinking. This was
difficult because Mummy always said that we Dianamores
never did any thinking — we
just emoted.
I stared at the empty glass.
I couldn't go on boozing (or
"drinking" as Mummy always
called it) at this rate and still
have any honor, dignity, decency and money left. It was
then I resolved to write MY
STORY so that I could show
how unkind the gods are and
give the ordinary folk a chance
to look into MY WORLD. And
anyway, including book-of-the-
montih, Reader's Digest, film,
television    and   comic   books
.its it would mean enough
utoney for three weeks liquor.
I would tell them about
Mummy and Daddy and Daddy
and Daddy and Daddy (Mum
my  got married  quite  often)
And how the name Diana-
more became a household
word in North America. That
was because Grandad's first
name was John. And how 1
went to private school when
I was 9 months old because
Mummy couldn't stand me
when 11 was teething. And I'd
tell them about the famous
people who passed through our
home. Sure it was crowded in
the lobby of Grand Central
Station but it was close to
Irvings Bar and Grill. I'll tell
them about the Windsors (Joe
and Lavinia), the Vanderbilts
(Ivan and Olga), Schaparelli
(Herb)   and    Maxwell    (Elsa).
I'll always remerrtber Elsa
Maxwell, she had the same
name as that famous old heap.
You know, the Maxwell car.
And then I'll tell them about
the boring times we had in Rio
and Acapulco and Madrid and
. . . Gosh, I'd better get Mickey
Hartigay fitted up for that
sailor suit we'll use in the
opening scene.
Letters to the Editor
Editor, Thc Ubyssey,
It is my solemnly dread
pleasure to be ensconsed in
your country which; it is my
intensely deep feeling, truly a
place coloquially whiskers of
the cat! The manifold hospitality; the many facilities for
the esteemed populace, the
cleanliness of which it is my
humble joy;  is  that  my  wish
which it would be impossible
to quell, my remotest instincts
are arisen by your scenery of
mountains which my greater
steem. which; than sir, it
would be my powers of expression inside the space of this
brief epistle to dwell?
But sirs, though your manifold kindness and or your
bountiful goodness which it
'would be beyond the power to
exceed; I am horrently saddened by the one thing which the
lack of is so great a severity to
one who is cut off from hearths
and homeland. It is my wish
to be expressed whether or no
my sadness could be mitigated
through your esteemed facilities, and if perchance my longings might be considered as
genuinely, as you must as some
times have these 'things deep
It is my constant sickness to
hear the notes of music of paternal hearth, which will once
mere evoke unto me the sound
of the sharaijs, of early morn
yet of the ^comparability of
the suttras at even-tide of
which I am so plaintively at
present without. No greater
erection of my spiritualism
comes ever* beyond these in
the notes of the 'al-quaittakh,
no wilder flailings of the khaw-
jorais, than no mournful funeral music of the suttee can at
present be stirred.
My sir, most gratuitous plea
is for some of the strains of my
natal music of which I am so
I,  Sirs!,  again   remain  with
inveritably    true    obsequiousness, yours contumeliously,
Sayyid Ziya'Al-Dan Tabatabai,
An Afghanistan!
Editor, The Ubyssey,
I think it is absolutely revolting Inning to wait in the
library for half an hour for one
book I know Unit they have
changed   things   around   a   lot
this year, but surely they can
speed their services up!
We students only have a
limited amount of time to do
our assignments and unless the
library can smarten up, something drastic will have to be
Education 2.
Editor, The Ubyssey:
In reply to A. C. James' letter proposing that we Engineers change "our'' red to the
"traditional" Elizabethan putrid pink orange, it is only proper that wc reject the "scintil-
ating" offer for many reasons.
Without delving into the
works of Freud or using Darwin's works on the color of the
male animal, we can safely say
that "our" red is a symbol of
virility or sexual potency. This
the "traditional" red lacks. In
other words, "our" red is a
symbol of life itself ... it is a
red which the Macbeths tried
to wash their hands of but never did.
And this brings up the questions, why must critics and
artists be so slow in accepting
something new, why must we
revert to an older order?
Surely we must use the "colours" of our times. For instance, I can see and feel the
beauty in the works of Beethoven or Bach, but I can see
even more beauty in modern
jazz. It is the music of < our
times and we should try to understand it.
Surely, if Engineers studied
only the works of Galileo we
would live in a scientifically
frustrated world. In essence,
I am saying that the auditorium should be painted colours
which suit our age and thinking and not be influenced by
people pseudo - intellectually
imbued in the works of Shakespeare or Elizabethan theatre.
To all "back seat drivers" of
the intellectual school may 1
point out a line which I found
in Dante's "Paradise":
"E lascia pur grattar dov'e
la rogna!"
—or  in   modern  translation:
"Let   them    go    ahead    and
scratch where it itches."
One could even use this for a
philosophy of life, at least, 1
Engineering 3.
Editor, The Ubyssey:
How smug can we be, how
superior to our American cousins. And how we enjoy decrying their materialism, their
lack of interest in the "important things of life," their concern for "getting ahead," succeeding financially and socially, particularly their desire for
So much of this is such obvious projection (see Psychology 100, second term) that it
needs no comment. But the
publication of the enrolment
in UBC's political clubs shows
a desire for conformity among
UBC students that is frightening.
Look at the figures: Procons,
up to 125; Liberals down from
120 to 80; Socreds down from
60 to 51!
Even if we discount the obvious opportunists, even if we
omit the "off again, on again,
gone again" Tories who skip
from Procon to Socred to Pro-
eon with each shift of the political wind, we are still left
with, a large percentage who
seem to join a political club
not on the basis of philosophy
or even program, but on the
basis of current popular opinion shown by recent election
Of course some of us have
thought that the membership
rolls of the Socred Club seemed strangely inflated (no pun
intended), incongruously so
among the people one expects
to find associated with a centre
of learning. But no matter.
This is not unacceptable behaviour from those still in thc
adolescent stage (whether they
display their adolescence
through devotion to some
empty-headed rock - and - roll
artist or wacky political leaders, or travel our madequate
B.C. highways at hazardous
If these adolescents are sincere,   if  they     really     believe
they  have    the    answers that
will solve all the world's problems, let them have their fun.
We should expect and welcome
rebels her:?, even rebels against j
common sense.    Basic  courses j
in economics and in logic will!
come soon  enough   to  prevent
any long term effect. i
What we have to worry
about is the number of conformists amongst us. It's disillusioning to find so many so
early in life!
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Fall   Leadership   Conference   Debates
Editor's Note:—This is the first article in a series covering
the various topics discussed at ihe Leadership Conference. Other
articles, to be written by those who either conducted the group
or felt most strongly about its problem, will follow.
Ubyssey Associate Editor
We  went  into  the   fray  against   two   professors   and   40
students with the attitude that the Ubyssey had earned considerable unfavorable criticism, and could profit by listening
Mo it. '
We weren't disappointed. We
got the criticism. This is it,
printed with .what we feel is
justified defence.
The   attacks  centred  on  two
articles published this year. The
• first was  the "Ruth  X"  story,
telling the tale of a girl asked
to leave a cafeteria table norm-
** ally taken up by a fraternity.
»     We found that some thought
as we had: that it was written
in  a   style   too  sensational   for
a   university   newspaper.   Some
had treated the story first as a
joke,  others,   particularly  those
i associated  with  a  Greek  letter
society,  as an outright  lie.
The first criticism is ultimately only one of opinion. The sec-
»ond, we have found on interviewing the author, Ubyssey
News Editor Al Forrest, is unfortunate in that the story is
There was a Ruth, there were
tears, there was a torn textbook,
and there were witnesses.
We hope to bring the matter
;to a more responsible conclusion
ithin a few weeks.
The second particular attack
arose from a suspicion that the
Ubyssey was permitting a communist, Jim McFarlan, to use
the Ubyssey to print slanted
news and the "party line."
It was suggested that McFarlan worked for the Ubyssey, as
a reporter, and was given free
^rein to say what he felt.
|P We agreed that he could say
what he felt, as long as it was
legally defendable, but only as
any other student or professor
can say what he likes, in a
signed article, on the editorial
This is precisely the form in
.Reds Raise
Yankees Beat
Ubyssey Space Editor
Mother Russia gave birth to a
bouncing baby satellite Saturday.
American scientists have been
caught with their space suits
Ike took to the golf course.
He lofted a ball 300 yards but
somehow it didn't seem the
It is incredible that the nation
which broke the laxative habit
has been beaten in man's never
ending quest for baseball in the
What are the scientific facts
about the world's biggest billiard ball?
It weighs 185 pounds, goes
around the world in 96 minutes,
^ travels 13,000 miles an hour and
wonders of wonders has a 24
degree orbital slip on every circuit.
But will some public minded
scientist please tell us Arts students how you get  it down"
Don't play silly with the slide
rules fellows. This is serious.
We don't want to go through life
like apple dodging Nevvtons.
The  new   moon     will     affect
many   groups     in     our  society.
They   must   meet   the   challenge
'f or perish.
Advertising men will be quick
to realize that we want our
cereal shot from satellites. We
demand satellite-to-shore radio.
and little Johnny wants a spy-in-the-sky suit.
Mothers must be mack' aware
of the new approach in child
Next time Jamie puts the goldfish in the toilet bowl tell him
the Red moon will get him.
Conflicting reports have been
received from people who think
they have seen Ihe Russian
'. "nolchnino in the sky." II' you
sighted it over the campus yes
terday it may have been a sea
To Ihe "ham" operator its just
*t a bleep in the blue.
which McFarlan's attack on the
Greeks appeared.
The Ubyssey was criticised
by two professors, Stan Read,
and Malcolm McGregor, for
careless proof-reading and too
much stress on the part of thc
editors to imitate a downtown
We listened with interest to
these comments, for both professors in their student days
were intimate with the production of campus papers.
The first criticism was accepted wholeheartedly, because we
hold wakes after every issue.
The second was considered more
difficult to determine, but speaking nebulously, we assured them
efforts had been made to make
the Ubyssey as close to the ideal
of campus paper as possible.
Both professors ended the discussion with praise for the overall production of the Ubyssey,
and felt that it was endeavoring
to raise its standards.
We were rapped repeatedly
for the attitude, in print at least,
that the Ubyssey was one wild
bachanal, and that its members
were the juvenile delinquent
answer to Bohemians.
We had no defence for this,
except to say our public rela<
tion are lousy, and promised to
d« as much as possible to disprove such allegations. Which
means, to those of the student
body who have been afraid, disgusted, or in any way doubtful of joining the Pub, that we
are friendly, legitimate, sober
none too creative ourselves and
only too glad to have any of you
drop around.
We complained that too much
of the criticism was due to careless reading, and an unwillingness to think: and that if the
Ubyssey was a failure, which
we don't admit, that it is ultimately the result of the student
body tnat will not make a personal effort to improve it.
The criticism actually consumed most of an hour, but
much of it wa.s repeated attacks on the same weaknesses.
At any rate, we admit much of
it was deserved, and if some one
is willing to admit we usually
do an adequate job, we're willing to try to do a better one.
Students, Faculty Discuss
Here are some of the major opinions expressed by a
majority of the one hundred and thirty students and professors attending the third annual leadership conference.
Complete resumes of the con- •
ference will follow in later edi
While they would never request it, students felt an increase
in tuition fees would be reasonable.
They felt increasing admim
istration costs, and improvements in the salary position of
professors, leading to better
teaching, warranted such an increase.
Of the majority for tiie increase,   most   felt   the   the   fees
should be raised as much as
$50, should the Board of Governors find it reasonable. The
plan for a five dollar fee increase to be used for residences
was received with general ap
A small increase would only
be annoying without filling the
need, they said.
It was pointed out that UBC
ranks well down on the Canadian fee scale.
,   Athletics  came  under  discus
sion in all groups, and most of
the arguments were violent.
While the conference was split
downithe middle on the question
of athletic scholarships, all were
in favor of a Western Canadian
League, and ii it was created, an
increase in the present athletic
fee of $4.20.
The majority was against participation with American school*,
on grounds that UBC could
never compete favorably against
"paid athletes" while the administration was opposed to
athletic  scholarships.
All deplored the present failure of the Thunderbird football
team, but felt that the coach
and players were doing the best
CANDIDATE FOR Frosh Council are left  to    right:    Louis   Bolding,   Jackie    Wilson,
Wendy Rosene; back row, Nick Scarfe, Jim  Winchell,  Jim   Meekison   and   Ian   Felthain.
—Photo By Al Groves
Here  Are  The   Questions
Forum Gone
Union Arises
Parliamentary Forum is officially  extinct.
Emerging in place of the defunct political-debating society
is the Debating Union, under
president Graham Mosely, and
thc Parliamentary C o u n c i 1,
headed by Jack Giles.
Responsible for political functions and debates, Parliamentary
Council will be headed by Giles
and presidents of the campus's
six   recognized   political   parties.
Highlight of the year, which
includes a proposed exchange
with students of Washington
State College, is the Mock Parliament elections, to be held
October  24.
Should the university provide
its own entrance examinations,
on a higher level than present
high school exams?
How much should a campus
club be subsidized? On a membership basis? By the amount
of its direct contribution to the
university as a whole'.'
What was the student role in
university construction'.' Are
we to help pay for housing, if
we do, will the government feel,
unjustly, that it can depend on
students to contribute, and have
we done too much already?
Should club executive members be forced, in accordance
with the AMS bylaw, to resign
if they do not pass Christmas
exams? Members admitted the
rule was now largely ignored,
but suggested perhaps the rule
should be dropped from the
AMS  constitution.
Is it worthwhile for clubs to
get together to combat common
problems'.' Would the result be
efficiency or added confusion?
Could clubs of the same type,
such as political, organize a governing group which would act
as a co-ordinator of events and
guest speakers, thus preventing
splitting students interest with
two similar events or speakers
on the same day'.'
Should Hungarian sludenis be
allowed   to  gradually  assimilate
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themselves, or should an active
effort be made lo orient them?
In consideration of the fact
that the campus is growing, is
the student council an efficient
form of student government?
Could it be replaced with organizations similar to the University Clubs Committee? j
To   what   extent    should   students  he  self-disciplined?     I.s   it
lair lo ask Student Court or Student   Council  to penalize  fellow '
(Continued from  Page  1)       j
CHORAL S O CI E T Y first j
meeting Wednesday at 5:30 in j
H-Ml. Male voices needed.;
Everyone out please.
* *       *
PEP BAND practice at 12:30
Thursday in the band hut behind Brock.
* *       *
ing general meeting in H-Ll al
12:30. All interested please
* *       *
CLUB general meeting in Physics 200 Thursday al 12:30. All
members please!
k k k
WORKSHOP meeting Thursday
noon,   Arts   108.
And if students cause destruction off-campus, is it a student
or administration problem?
To what extent should alumni
participate? Do they do enough for their alma mater, or
should they be expected to do
anything? Should they be expected to help clubs to which
they formerly belonged?
Is a poolroom, as situated in
Brock Hall, an integral part ol
a univcrsilv?
And  where was Charlie Con-1
naghan at 3 a.m. Sunday? |
/they   could   under   the   circumstances.
Hazing came under fire as
an outmoded, medieval form of
introducing the student to university. It was recognized that
students should be welcomed in
some way, and realized that
many frosh expect some kind
of excitement.
Two suggestions were: a
gigantic noon-hour competition,
frosh vs the entire university,
to be held in the stadium, and a
"big-brother" system of orienting freshmen.
The high degree of participation at UBC was endorsed, and
it was agreed that as many
sports as possible should be sup
To The Polls
Frosh will go to the polls on
Wednesday to elect their student
Candidates for president are:
Jim Meekison and Jim Winchell,
and for vice-president, Lois
Boulding and Nick Scarfe.
Wendy Rosene and Jackie Wilson are running for secretary
and for treasurer, Bill Armstrong and Dean Feltham.
Only 100 students, from a
frosh population of over 2,000
turned out last Monday to hear
the campaign speeches.
Monday, candidates said they
hope that a great many more
will go to the polls Wednesday.
Polls will be set up in front of
the library, bus stop, and Brock
Hall from 10 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
Library cards must be presented.
ported, but it was felt the spectator sports had a concrete contribution to university spirit
and unity.
Parking was discussed, and il
was agreed the days of driving
to lectures were over. It was
admitted that with expansion,
cars may eventually be prohibited on campus, which means
fringe parking.
Students were  unanimolg
agreeing   that   participate
professors in  clubs, the
ence,   and   the   academic!
posium, held for the first
last year, was to thej
of the students.
They    expressed   satisfij
with the professor's self-de<t
role of participation and
rather  than  control and
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Tuesday, October 8, 1957
disease Under Control
orld Series Editor
sense!" was the reply of
iity   officials  when   they
uestioned Monday morn-
cern^ng  the rumor  that
^y Classes would be eus-
for the duration of the
ugh the disease is highly
IUS,"   officials   stated,
|eems to be no cause for
niversity  officials ex-
the   opinion   that   the
ilc   has  now   reached   its
Within   a   week,"   they
e disease will be under
I'lhile   more   and   more
forld   Series   mania
fen   reported.   Students
Brock in unprecedent-
on Monday morning.
irere, for the first time
(story  of  Brock   Hall,
ignored. Several sat
paide their male escorts,
flbok interested. Few
ime carried into the
jnds groped blindly
{s, and sandwiches
ilently into gap-
the silence was
muted snarls of
io had somehow
th into wax paper
watched discon-
fcame neared com-
pleHnn. and many pockets
emptied a.s the Yankee fans paid
for their ovcrconfidencc at the
name's end, muttering darkly
about Milwaukee annihilation in
Wednesday's game.
But Milwaukee fans are not
worried by threats. Supremely
confident, they are clogging the
entrances to Brock Hall, mone>
in hand, looking for misguided
New York fans.
Phrateres To
Throw Party
For Pledges
The Phrateres All-Phi pledge
party will be held on October
15. During this week parties
will be held by the various subchapters.
Pledges will write tests on
October 16 and 17 for admittance to the organization. On
October 23 they will attend a
formal pledging ceremony in
Brock Hall. At this ceremony
pledges will receive their pledge
pins. The final initiation ceremony will take place in January.
Phrateres will hold All-Phi
meetings on the first Friday of
every month throughout the
vdA. TbtiaiJL
gers  are  urgent-
yone  (male  or
ould like a job
|m   into   all   thc
es  a   hell  of   a
teams, is urged
;ad Coach  Albert
rin    the    Memorial
Stry wity hold their
of the season this
,UBC this Saturday
||ium at 10:30.
in the senior div-
and one-half mile
!UBC and the Van
couver Olympic Club. In the
two and one-half mile junior
division the contestants will be
UBC, Vancouver Olympic Club,
and Western Sports Centre.
A meeting of all interested
in cross-country will be held in
Room 211, War Memorial Gymnasium, at 12:45 on Thursday,
October 10.
*      *      *
All students interested in a
manager's position in basketball,
please be at Memorial Gym on
Thursday, October' 10 at 12:30
p.m. The meeting will be held
on  the gym floor.
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AROUND LEFT END for a touchdown in second quarter of Van College - UBC game goes Roy Cameron, (far right).
Jayvees fought hard but lost 39-0. — Michael" Sone Photo
All women on campus are invited to attend the I.A.B. Splash
Party being held at Empire Pool
this Thursday from 12.45 to
The first intramural activity
of this year, the party will be
non-competitive and will feature
novelty races, water polo and
free swimming.
Both members of organisations competing in intramurals
and women who have not yet
signed up for intramurals are
In the first women's grasshockey game of the season on Saturday Varsity beat UBC 3-0.
Libby Stokes scored two of
the goals and Hilary Hale one.
Miss Hale, team manager, said
the  standard  of  play  of  these
two UBC teams was better than
had been expected. There will
be no game this Saturday because of the Thanksgiving weekend.
Practice for all prospective
team members on Wednesday
from 4.30 to 6.30 and on Friday
from 5 to 6.
* *       *
Meeting of all Big and Small
Block award winners Wednesday at 12.30 in the Women's
* *       *
W. A. D. is accepting applications for this position until
Thursday at 4 p.m. Address
letter to the AMS office, c/o
Secy, of W.A.D.
First practice for the 1957-58 basketball season will
be held at Memorial Gym on Thursday, October 10 at
12:30 p.m. All students who are interested in trying out
for the Thunderbirds, Jayvees or Braves, please turn out.
Jack Pomfret wil coach the Birds, and Peter Mullins
the Jayvees.
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In the scrambled words of a famous
provincial politician
"Sohhi^ fifL ihsL 0sriay!'
that due to a complete renovation and expansion of its
studios and services, broadcasting will not begin until
October 15.
Starting next TUESDAY though, UBC RADIO will
be on the air from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily with eight
newscasts, three sportscasts and two market reports
direct from the wires of Canadian Press, Associated
Press and Reuters News Agency. A wide variety of
thc world's finest recorded music.
Seymour at Pender
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Birds Improving
But Lose Game
In the Evergreen Conference football opener at Tacoma,
Saturday, Pacific Lutheran College Gladiators held the UBC
Thunderhirds scoreless in reco
It was not an easy win for the
Thc Birds played a hard defensive game, breaking up numerous PLC scoring threats, but
were unable to get rolling on
the offence.
George Hoar, just recovered
from the flu, played a tremendous defensive game as corner
So eager were the Birds for
PLC meat that assistant coach
Bobby Hindmarch, spotting from
the stands, claimed 11 UBC men
were in on one tackle.
The Lutes, favored to win
handily, managed only one
touchdown in the first half, and
it came as a result of a UBC
fumble on their own five.
PLC actually earned only one
of their touchdowns, marching
57 yards in 11 plays late in the
third quarter with John Jacob-
son passing six yards to fullback
Tommy Gilmer for the score.
PLC's second touchdown came
when linebacker Ron McAUistdV
crashed through to block Bruce
McCallum's punt from the end
zone.   Orson Christensen pounc-
j ed   on   thc   ball   just   before   it
| reached the end line.
i     UBC lost their chance to re-
! cord their first score of the year
i and tie up the ball game in the
second  quarter    when    Wayne
rding a 26-0 victory.
Aileen dropped quarterback Bill
Melville's 26-yard pass in tho
end zone.
Although the Birds played
their hearts out, major mistakes
contributed to their defeat. UBC
fumbled seven times and lost
the ball once. Two of their sixteen pass attempts were intercepted, with three being conv
pleted for 16 yards.
Several offside calls nullified
some of UBC's biggest gains.
Thunderbirds came out of Saturday's game vvith four more injuries. Fullback Sandy Harvey,
quarterback Jim Oliver, end
Lcagh Farrell and halfback
Frank Tarling suffered pulled,
Harvey, Farrell and Tarling
have their knees in casts and
will not see action for the rest
of the season.
Six Birds who did not make
the trip to Tacoma because of
flu and injuries are Jackie Henwood, Oscar Kreutziger, Dune
Mclnnes, Ian McDonald, Denny
Argue and Gordy Olafson.
Thunderbirdi meet CPS at
UBC Stadium next Saturday.
Although CPS is boasting th*
biggest team in the Conference,
Frank Gnup says we'll girt
them a battle.
See the new
in the Brock Extension
Be proud of your university
Wear the new
$15.75 down,
2 monthly payments of $10.50
The First Official UBC Tie -
11:30 to 2:30


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