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 Students are good to the last drip
Students have a clean record with the
Alcoholism Foundation.
"We've yet to have a university student referred to us," said B.C. Alcoholism
Foundation director of education Harold
Huggins at UBC Monday.
"It is wrong to think there is a lot of
drinking on campus."
Huggins said, however, that drinking
by students is increasing as alcohol is
more generally accepted by society.
He  said  the  main  reason  for  student
drinking is group pressure.
He said students seldom realize the
risk of early drinking.
"If alcohol is important to a person
at 18," he said, "it won't be less important
to him at 25."
•      •      •
He criticized The Ubyssey for offering
two cases of beer as prize in its Miss 50-
Megaton contest.
"It is presumptuous to offer liquor as
a prize in any contest," he said. "This is
unthinking.
"It just nourishes the attitude of accepting alcohol which is so prevalent today."
(The Ubyssey's Miss 50-Megaton contest closed Monday. Winner will be announced Thursday.)
Huggins favored establishing a pub
on campus.
"It would be an ideal social setting,"
he said. "But of course the law would
have to be observed.
"An under-age university student could
not be given any special privileges."
THE USYSSEY
city
newspaper
Vol. XLV
VANCOUVER, B.C., TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20,  1962
No. 29
Posh UBC city planned
Border incident
rocks Kingston
KINGSTON (CUP)—For the
second time this year, the student newspaper at Queen's
University has recognized—
however prematurely—t h e
national sovereignty of the
'province of Quebec.
In a story on a trip by McGill students to Queen's The
Journal says: "Apparently
their border crossing into
Canada  was  uneventful."
Door opens
franchise
to students
The door to the voting booth
is open for UBC students.
Chief Electoral officer Fred
Hurley said Monday students
who sleep in Point Grey will be
allowed to vote if they meet
other Elections Act requirements.
COURT RULING
The decision followed a
County Court ruling by Judge
A. H. J. Swencisky allowing
Union College student Timothy
Flegel to vote. Flegel's parents
live in Blueberry Creek, B.C.,
but the judge ruled Flegel's
residence is here.
City registrar of voters Ken
Morton said 2,000 students who
registered to vote earlier this
year at booths set up on campus
need not re-apply.
"They are now on the voter's
list," Morton said.
Students wishing to register
for the Dec. 17 byelection can
do so at a registration booth
outside the AMS office in Brock
Hall from 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
every  day until Thursday.
FEW REJECTED
Morton also disclosed Monday
that less than 100 students had
been turned down at the Court
of Revision held to determine
the eligibility of persons who
, registered for the vote.
Candidates in the byelectioti
are   Liberal  Dr.   Pat   McGeer,
New Democrat Antony Holland,
? Conservative Reg Atherton, and
Socred Mrs.  Eve  Burns-Miller.
Realtors unveil
$150 million deal
By  GREYDON  MOORE
A giant real estate firm wants to build a new city on UBC's
endowment lands.
The scheme of Webb and Knapp (Canada)  Ltd. would
*»*
—Don Hume photo
REGISTERING for vote in Point Grey byelection, student
watches as election officer fills in eligibility card. Booth is
open from 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. until Thursday. Court decision
Thursday opened door to resident student vote in the Dec. 17
election, after a month of haggling.
include:
• a posh residential section
including six subdivisions of
apartments and homes to house
35,000
• a civic centre
. • areas for commercial firms
and light industry firms which
are not noisy and which do not
emit smoke.
MODEL   COMMUNITY
Webb and Knapp submitted
the proposal to Victoria last
spring in the form of a nine-foot
square model. The self-contained city is estimated to cost between $150-300 million.
E. R. Loftus, assistant vice-
president of Webb and Knapp,
declined Monday to comment
on public information which, he
said, did not come from his office.
"We   have   submitted   a   proposal to government,"  he said,
"but we are not willing to discuss it now.
GOV'T CONFIRMS
"They (the government) have
all seen our scheme, and any
prerogative or action taken towards development is strictly
up to them."
Lands and Forest Minister Ray
Williston confirmed Monday the
government is considering proposals to develop the Endowment Lands.
At the moment, they have the
Robert Turner report of 1957 on
land development, plus Webb
and Knapp's proposal, he said.
A few other firms have shown
they are interested too, he said.
But nothing is laid down at
the moment as policy, he said.
Development would have to
be done as a long-range investment at a rate favorable for
profit, he said. Present money
for this kind of investment is
not easily available.
ON OWN
And any money used for endowment land development
now, he continued, would draw
on the funds being used for University expansion.
Williston pointed out that
Webb and Knapp went ahead
entirely on their own initiative
in drawing up their proposed
scheme whereby, they feel, development could go ahead with
(Coniinued on Page Three)
See: POSH PLAN
Proposed endowment lands scheme would cover area in dotted lines.    Library is circled. Page 2
Canadians
ack psych
facilities
By   ANN   BURGE
Canada is 10 to 15 years behind the U.S. in the training of
psychologists, an assistant professor of psychology said Monday.
"Top psychology students
should go to the U.S. for graduate training, said Dr. Donald
Sampson at a noon hour meeting.
He said Ph.D. students will
receive higher pay and better
training   in  American   schools
"Maybe I'm a traitor, I don't
want to belittle what we (Canada) have, but the U.S. pioneered in the field of psychology," Sampson said.
"I think a student would be
better off to learft" from! the
source, which is the-U.S:, and
then bring back to Canada
what he has learned,"  he said.
Sampson said new staff at
the University of Toronto and
McGill are mostly trained' in
U.S. methods, and are gradually
leaving behind staff trained in
older methods.
"With the exception of Tor.
onto and McGill, UBC's under-'
graduate program is as good as
any  in   Canada."
President Macdonald has publicly stressed the need for more
graduate facilities. If we get
new staff, more facilities, and
money, we should be able In
have also an M.A. program as
good as any, Sampson said.
"As for our Ph.D. program—
we've never given a Ph.D. on
psychology," he said.
"But we now have one lady
in the final stages.
"She will be our first Ph.D.
and we hope to soon be turn ing
out more of them."
•Sampson said that one reason
for the lack of psychology students working for Ph.D.'s
in- Canadian universities, is
that there is tremendous competition for them.
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YPCs attack
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TORONTO (CUP)—External
Affairs Minister Howard Green
has again come under attack
from ; Young Progressive Conservatives for his alleged "dilatory and irresponsible action in
failing to back President Kennedy's stand on Cuba."
The Chairman of the YPC
editorial board, Gordon Ross,
demanded Green's resignation
at a convention at the University of Toronto.
Ross, former president of U
of T's YPCs told the convention Green had been "irresponsible for failing to back the
American stand on Cuba immediately and without reservation."
The convention passed a motion expressing confidence in
Green after a defence of Green's
policy by Veterans Affairs
Minister Gordon Churchhill.
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THE      UBYSSEY Tuesday. November 20, 1962
Science will replace religion
UBC philosophy prof decides
By PETER PENZ
Religion is an irrational facade for human ignorance that
is dying, a philosopher said
Monday.
Dr. Peter Remnant said
people turn to a supernatural
explanation because they cannot
explain s0ientificaily the origin of the universe and life.
*      •      •
But, he said, theologians are
^finding that more and- more of
their religious explanations are
being replaced by scientific reasoning.
"Questions about the origin of
the universe will eventually dissolve in the same way," he said.
Remnant said that in the face
of scientific reasoning, theologians rely on faith and revelation for the existence of God.
Revelation; he said; consists
of sacred writings and private
experiences.
'When I read the Bible, un-
inflamed by a sense of supernatural illumination, then I find
in  it just about as much  as  I
find in the sacred writings of
a primitive tribal.people," Remnant said.
"I don't see the hand of God
in   it."
Regarding private revelations,
Remnant  said:
"If someone tells me that he
saw God in a dream, I'd like to
know what this is supposed to
prove. I dream of girls."
Dr. Remnant rejected pure
faith on the grounds that it cannot substitute reason.
"The believer just goes on believing what he believes, no matter what the evidence is," he
said.
•      •      •
"I for myself proportion my
beliefs according to the evidence
available."
One student in the audience
asked:   "Are  you  an animal?"
Dr. Remnant said man might
be regarded as an animal with
a high evolutionary status.
When Remnant drew parallels between Christ and Socra
tes, one co-ed from the audience
suggested that while Socrates
recognized his limitations,
Christ exhibited an egocentri-
city which might have made
him fit for a mental institution.
In the long run, Remnant
predicted, man will ultimately
move  away   from religion.
Womens week
debate cancelled
It's a woman's prerogative
to  change her  mind.
The same goes for Womens'
Week.
The first event of the Week,
a debate on "Does a woman's
B.A. spell Mrs?" was cancelled at the last moment. It
might be held in the spring
term.
Associated Women Students
president Joanne Atkinson
said the Debating Union
failed to supply the AWS
with debaters for the meeting.
Provincial Elections Act
Provincial By-Election
Pending
VANCOUVER-POINT GREY ELECTORAL DISTRICT
NOTICE TO STUDENTS
TAKE NOTICE that by reason of the judgment of His Honour Judge Swencisky'
delivered on the 15th day of November, A.D., 1962. all single persons who are
otherwise qualified to be registered as voters under the provisions of the "Provincial-Elections Act" and who, at the time they apply to be registered as
voters, usually sleep within the Electoral District of Vancouver Point Grey are
entitled to be registered as voters for the said Electoral District	
AND TAKE NOTICE that all persons who are entitled to be registered as voters
in the said Electoral District pursuant to the said judgment and who have applied
to be registered as voters or who apply to be registered as voters before midnight,
November 22, 1962 will be registered as voters for the said Electoral District
at the time of the forthcoming By-election.
AND TAKE NOTICE that applications will be accepted at the following centres
from
NOVEMBER 19 to NOVEMBER 22, 1962
Brock Hall, U.B.C. 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
4497 Dunbar St. (29th & Dunbar) Cunningham Drug Store 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
2105 West 41st Ave. (41st & West Blvd) Cunningham Drug 9:00 b.m. to 9:30 p.m.
5695 Main St. (41st & Main) Reliable Drug Store 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
K. L. MORTON
REGISTRAR OF VOTERS
VANCOUVER-POINT GREY ELECTORAL DISTRICT
2735 Cambie St., Vancouver 9, B.C.
Phone TRinity 9-1507
The office of the Registrar of Voters will be open for registrations from 8:30 a.m.
to 5:00 p.m. on November 19, 20, 21 and on closing day, November 22nd, from
8:30 a.m. to 12:00 o'clock midnight, at which time registrations for this Voters
List will close. I Tuesday, November 20, 1962
THE      UBYSSEY
Page 3
at large
ON TIME-
by KEN WARREN
Of all the creatures that infest   a   campus,   none   deserve
your compassion like the sched-'
ule maker.
Here is a fellow unlettered
in self-discipline, hopeful his
- scrap of paper will achieve
what his encounters with life
didn't. Here is frenzy in action.
The leader of schedulists on
this campus must be a Fort
Camp freshman I heard tell of
during a short talk-break recently.
• •      *
Aspiring Architect Ross told
of a visit to the fellow's room.
There, on the back of his door,
almost of equal size, it shone:
his weekly routine, in ink; his
earnest    hopes,    unfortunately
unfulfilled.
The poor slob had a time for
everything.
He was to return from lunch
at  12:45   and brush  his  teeth
until  12:55.
r Like  allotments were slated
for after breakfast and supper.
Ross couldn't confirm as to
whether the fellow had kissing
sweet breath, but he did say
he assumed if following the
schedule as a whole was a criterion, Freshie's tube hasn't
had its cover removed since
September.
Freshie was frantic, but sincere though, apd complained
he had fallen too far behind
to use his schedule in the first
term. y
• *      •
"Come second term Show-
ever," he said, "and . . ."
Another of Freshie's originals was the 25 minutes alloted
to drop over to Izzy Mac to
visit Hagnes (name changed,
not awfully though, to protect
me). No doubt he made up for
his schedule failings by more
than living up to this hard and
fast rule. Freshie, I fancy,
grew fat on this one.
You laugh at Freshie, but
may hands are tied. I, too, am
' a schedulist. Unlike Freshie
I'm not a fanatic at it. I've left
my toiletry to discretion and
need. But ah, ah'h a schedulist.
• •      •
Take the first month when
things kept piling up and up,
and fresh air seemed scarce as
eulogies on Scott.
Did I settle down that fateful October eve with missed
French? I did not, I made a
schedule.
Sure I shucked at four-hour
: effort the following night for
a more elaborate and demanding one, but the latter was a
masterpiece. The pilings would
crumble. Air would be had.
Scott would be eulogized.
End of joyous atmosphere.
My masterpiece was followed,
and then only in part, for one
lousy day. Things had piled
beyond the reach of a schedule
and I was left alone.
I   didn't   want   good   marks
anyway.    Who    wants    to    be
*    known as a bookworm?
Bomb electing
new sport at UBC
By  NONNA WEAVER
High atmospheric nuclear bomb explosions can be detected
by a new UBC observation station on Westham Island in the
Fraser River, says the director of the institute of earth sciences
VICIOUS GUARD DOG picketed Brock umbrella rack Monday
to discourage thieves. Students have reported numerous
thefts during recent rainy weather. The dog refused to say
what union he represented.
POSH PLAN FORMED
(Continued from Page One)
out a draw being made on crown
capital.
The government will wait until investment money is good before deciding on any development policy, Williston stated.
He could not speculate on
when that would be.
An Endowment Land admin-
VC campus
grows old
in jig time
VICTORIA (CUP)—Victoria
College's new campus is growing old fast.
A broken water main flooded one of the new buildings
with four inches of water and
seriously damaged the cement
floor.
Following serious damage to
the new gym on the campus, it
has been closed to further student  dances.
During the dance, the basketball floor was ruined and will
have   to  be refinished.
Washrooms were heavily damaged.
The incidents have forced the
Victoria student council to issue a directive stating further
"unseemingly" behavior by students will result in the suspension of all campus social
gatherings.
•     *     •
A Victoria College student,
Mai Potts, has been suspended
from all Victoria student activities for the remainder of the
academic year because he threw
a lighted firecracker at Sons cf
Freedom Doukhobour speaker
Joe   Podovinikoff.
istration official said Monday
all revenue from the sale oi
land is going into an Endowment Land Trust Fund.
Most homeowners here also
own their property, he added.
But revenue is small, said Williston, andr the endowment, fund
is in the hole by a million dollars.
PROFIT. NEEPED
Development space is available from Marine Drive at Spanish Banks through to Forty-first
Ave. and Marine Drive.
. Williston said any schemes
considered would have to show
that the University would get
a profit from the land.
The University administrative
board would be consulted before
any move was made, he added.
University officials said they
did not know the details of
Webb and Knapp's proposal.
Real estate developers Webb
and Knapp are currently building Flemmingdon Park in Toronto, a giant commercial-industrial-residential complex costing
more than $100 million.
UNIQUE SCHEME
As far as they and University
officials know, their scheme for
the endowment lands puts UBC
in a unique position in Canada
in that such development would
take place in respect to University revenue and expansion.
University of Washington gets
extraordinary revenue from a
solid square mile of endowment
land in the heart of Seattle's
business section, known as the
''Metropolitan Tract," UBC public relations officer Jim Banham
told The Ubyssey.
here.
Dr. J. A. Jacobs said the station, located on the south arm
of the river, 25 miles from Vancouver, detected recent nuclear
test explosions of the USA, but
not those of the USSR.
He said the USSR tests were
too low in the atmosphere to
be picked up.
Main purpose of the observation station is to measure rapid
changes in the earth's electromagnetic field.
The variations in the field,
caused by sun spots, solar flares
and nuclear bomb explosions
are picked up on six complete
sets of delicate recording equipment which are in operation
around  the  clock.
The research is supported by
grants from the National Research Council, the Defence Research Board of Canada, and the
American government's Office
of Naval Research.
Other geomagnetic research
projects in the past year included a combined field operation
between the Institute, the Pacific Naval Laboratory, and the
Universities of Alberta and California, and a detailed study of
;world-wide changes in the geomagnetic field.
The Institute also continued
work in the field of isotope
geophysics with special emphasis on lead isotopes. Field work
on the Athabaska Glacier in
Alberta has been continuing for
several years.
Brock bounces
with twist
The UB C Radio Society is
sponsoring a twist party in
Brock Lounge at 12:30 Thursday.
The party is free, and prizes
will   be   offered   for   the   b'jst,
worst,     and     most     energetic
twisters.  There  will   also  be
inter-faculty competition.
Blind band
plays today
Blind students from the Jericho Hill school will perform at
a band concert at noon today
in the Auditorium.
The musicians learn their music by rote or from Braille and
play from memory.
They are conducted by Cliff
Bryson, former RCMP band
leader, and conductor of West
Vancouver and PNE bands.
Bryson conducts them only
at rehearsals, not at the performance, as they are unable to
see motions used in leading the
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THE      UBYSSEY
Tuesday. November 20, 1962
Editorials
Decision to register is students
The case has been won, the decision has
been made and. now the onus is on the students
to get out and register for the Point Grey by-
election.
Test case Timothy Flegel has made it possible for at least 5,000 students who live at or
near the university to vote.
The liberals, NDP and The Ubyssey each
supported the fight to get the vote. Further
action is up to the students.
For instance, students must decide just how
badly they want to vote here.
Many students "whose parents live" in the
interior or outside the metropolitan area might
wish to remain registered in their parents'
home riding. They may feel more loyal to the
area, or may feel they know the candidates and
issues in that riding better. It is the student's
choice now.
The point for these students to remember
is that if they register in Point Grey, they cannot register to vote in another riding. Should
say, a byelection be called in that area this summer. If a general provincial election is called,
the student will have to vote as an absentee
from Point Grey—not in the area he is staying
in the summer.
The answer to the problem is to institute
double residence privileges for students, as we
have suggested before, but since there seems
little likelihood of this in the near future, students must choose a place to vote.
Another point to consider is that many students will be finished their Christmas exams
by the time the election rolls around, Dec. 17.
They may be enroute to their parents' homes
and not need the vote anyway.
Each student who intends to register in this
riding for the next election must consider all
these problems.
Answer the questions posed above. Then
get out and vote. The student vote could be a
deciding factor for any candidate in this election.
THE UB YSSEY
Winner of the Southam Trophy
Authorized as second class mail by the Post Office Department,
Ottawa, and for payment of postage in cash.
Published three times weekly throughout the University year in Vancouver
by the Alma Mater Society, University of B.C. Editorial opinions expressed
are those of the Editor-in-Chief of The Ubyssey and not necessarily those
of the Alma Mater Society or the University of B.C. Telephone CA 4-3242.
Locals:  Editor—25; News—23;  Photography—24.
Member Canadian University Press
Edilor-in-chief:   Keith   Bradbury
Managing Editor   Denis Stanley
Associate Editor      Fred Fletcher
News Editor  Mike Hunter
City Editor M. G. Valpy
Picture Editor —- Don Hume
Layout:   Bill   Millerd
REPORTERS: Ann Burge, Lorraine Shore, Peter Penz, Nicky
Phillips, Ron Riter, Ian Sandulak, Greydon Moore, Nonna
Weaver, Heather Virtue, Janet Matheson, Tim Padmore.
SPORTS: At least George Railton, Janet Currie, and Glenn
Schultz, plus Danny Stoffman, Donna Morris.
TECHNICAL: Clint Pulley, Jo Britten and Gail Andersen.
CUT-OUTS: Rayner.
;. ~" J
Letters to the Editor
Whose plug gets the plugs?
Every university has its status symbol.
At this University, the big men on campus
are the ones who get a faculty parking sticker
so they can park behind Brock Hall.
At the University of Manitoba, things are a
little different. If you don't have a parking
place with a plug, you're nobody.
If you can't park close to a plug, you better
bring a hot water bottle to keep your block
from cracking. Things are tough enough already.
It used to be that plugs were grabbed by
the best athletes, who could intimidate everybody else and shove into the line at the end of
which plugs were allotted on a first come first
served basis. The boxing team was real big on
campus.
Now, things have changed. Plug day is gone
forever.
New regulations this year have the plugs
given out ahead of time by the administration
on some mysterious basis.
Might even be that they're giving the plugs
to the students who (gasp) get good marks.
Muffled sound car
We keep hearing voices. Loud, booming
voices.
They disrupt us in classrooms, they cut in
on enjoyable conversations, they drown out important interviews, they interrupt peaceful
study, they wake up sleeping Fort Campers.
Usually it is much noise about nothing.
The voices come from mobile Badsoc—The
Sound Car. It drives around campus daily advertising events for people who can't read.
Rules should be set down which would control the volume, and the areas where speaking
is allowed. The sound car should be muffled.
Disagreement
Editor,
The Ubyssey ,
Dear Sir:
We find it necessary to set
Mr. Buzan straight on his ill-
founded logic regarding his
comments on "an all-good, all-
wise God."
Starting with the premise
that God does not exist, you,
Mr. Buzan, proceed with two
illogical arguments and refute
your own topic statement by
asking for a definition of something which you believe nonexistent. Perhaps you would
accept God's own definition of
himself: "I am Who am."
It appears also that you cannot differentiate between free
will and foreknowledge. An
example perhaps might clarify
these terms for you. If you
were standing on the top floor
of a building and in the street
below you saw two cars heading for a certain collision,
would   your   "foreknowledge"
Oxford: town of colleges and crumpets
By LORRENE GORDON
Commonwealth Scholar
Everything people say about
Oxford, both good and bad, is
absolutely true. With regard
first to the town itself, it is
old, charming, quaint—entirely fascinating. Almost all buildings are of stone or brick, most
of the streets are lined with
high stone walls, and the pavement, both of roads and walking space, is flagstone.
Many of the colleges are
really beautiful, particularly
the older ones such as Magdalen, Balliol, Merton, and
Christchurch. Some of the
others, such as Keble College,
built in the 19th century, suffer from the usual defects of
Victorian architectural gro-
tesquerie. All of the old colleges have towers and spires,
bars on the windows, pikes on
the top of the walls, or sometimes broken glass!, and heavy
arched doorways with gargoyle knockers.
There are also many old
churches, some dating from as
early as the 15th century, and
one old Saxon tower which
dates from about the 10th or
11th century.
Some of the colleges are, of
course, very old. Balliol is
celebrating its 700th anniversary this year, but it is reckoned that Merton is the oldest,
predating Balliol by some 20
years of so. Each college also
has lovely grassy quads, and
many of them., have special
features such as Christchurch
meadows, which goes right
down to the river, and Magdalen Deer park which provides
a thoroughly Constable landscape.
The university buildings
form the rather small centre
of town, most of the colleges
facing on the town's four main
streets, or just off them.
Around this nucleus there are
several other areas which are
not quite so interesting. Oxford is the home of Morris
motors as well as of learning
and hence the outskirts are
quite industrialized, with rather drab housing areas adjoining the factory area. These
houses tend to be small,
rather poorly kept up (the
floors in my place, for example, are giving way in some
not too few areas, and to
judge from the nocturnal
noises in the walls, the place
is a haven for mice), not more
than two stories high, narrow,
draughty, all the same, all of
red brick with 2x4 gardens
behind, and of course are
wholly devoid of what we re
gard as conveniences of modern living.
•      •   - •
Central heating is, of course,
unheard of, but contrary to
what people say, rooms can be
very well heated with oil or
electric fireplaces and I cannot
honestly say that I have found
this lack to be really aggravating. What is aggravating,
however, is the lack of. things
like washing machines, driers,
proper kitchen facilities, closet
space and telephones. I have
to take my washing right to
the other end of town to do it
in a laundromat and even then
the drier does not get things
dry, with the result that washing and drying clothes takes
up one full afternoon, and
means having to drape a
clothesline in front of my
electric fireplace for another
day.
Nor do I have access to a
telephone—there isn't a single
one in the building, and I have
to go out to a pubic booth at
the end of the sreet.
What I feel most about the
town, as you might expect, is
its sense of tradition. All the
students have to wear gowns
to lectures and to all more or
less official functions; students
living in college must be in by
10:30 or have written permission from someone or other to
stay out until 12! After that
you are simply ultra vires and
liable to fines, the amount of
which varies with the college
and the infraction. You can of
course, be sent down (expelled,
that is!) for such things as
staying out all night without
permission. The walls around
all of the colleges were originally intended to keep the
townsfolk out, but are used
now for the sole purpose of
keeping the students in, a
rather regrettable .perversion
of tradition I feel. Thus, the
traditions have both their
good  and  their bad  side.  Al
though I'm sure that it must be
wonderful   to    be   an    undergraduate  here,  part of a real
community    of   scholars,    not
subject  to   a  lot   of academic
organization   such   as   compulsory attendance at lectures, on
the other hand, the business of
having to be in early and  to
observe   many    other    regulations seems to me to be rather
an incursion into one's privacy
•      *      •
As far as graduate students
are  concerned  there are most
certainly   other   places   which
have more to offer in the way
of social life, and general ability  to   enter   into  the   student
life. Here, if you are not living  in   college,   as   almost   no
graduate students are, you are
really  quite  cut  off from   the
substance   of   Oxford   student
life  and   could  be  very,  very
lonely if you were at all shy
or retiring.  However,   it  goes
without saying that the training, the eminent people giving
lectures,   and   the   chance   to
work under a supervisor who
is probably a top scholar in his
field make up for a great deal.
For    my    own    part,    I    am
rather  lucky  in  that being  a
B. Litt. student, I am required
to take certain courses and this
does  provide  the occasion for
meeting other students; unfortunately,   it   does   not   really
leave  the  way  open  to  meet
students    who   are   in    other
fields,   one   of   the   very  best
facets   of   undergraduate   Oxford student life.
of the outcome affect the "free
will" of the drivers? No! Of
course not, for the fact that
,you were watching had no effect on the accident.
In reference to your concept
of God's intervention in evil,
may we point out that evil
does not exist of itself; rather,
being a negation of good, it has
been created by man himself!
By intervening, God would, in- •
deed, destroy man's iree will.
May we add, too, that out of
evil God draws much good,
perhaps even the conversion
of you, Mr. Buzan.
Yours truly,
KATHLEEN  TOWNSEND
Education I.
RAE FERRIS
Arts I.
Bad taste
Editor,
The Ubyssey,
Dear Sir:
I am in full accord with the
right of any man or group to
declare himself as a believer
or disbeliever, or what have
you. However, upon seeing a
poster stating "why I do not
believe in God" in bold phosphorescent letters placed
smack in front of Brock, I was
completely overtaken with a
strong urge to throw up right
in the centre of this abortion
of bad taste.
I  realize  one  must tolerate
gimmick   advertising   but   on
the   subject   of   religion,   gimmicks have no place.
Yours truly,
CHRIS  WOOTHEN,
Commerce I.
Sign-happy
Editor,
The Ubyssey,
Dear Sir:
On my nightly hike to C lot
the other evening, I was distracted by stapling sounds. It
reminded me of the often neglected side of campus life: the
student sign makers. There
are, besides the professional
posters announcing forthcoming events (for example: "Pre-
Med Club Presents: Permanent
Poster, Do Not Remove"),
many fine illustrations of amateur art around this university.
One is always stepping on such
beauties as "Cuba Si" or "Cuba No," depending on which
side of the street you are walking. High up on the walls of
many buildings, one can see
the mildly aggressive "Puff
and Jane Strike Again," and
so forth.
In general, I say this to you
anonymous artists: Elevate
your works, maybe some day
they'll end up on the ceiling,
out of sight forever.
ALAN MARLATT7
Arts 3. Tuesday, November 20, 1962
THE      UBYSSEY
Page 5
College Comments
What is Real for besides Real?
From The Varsity, University of Toronto, Toronto,
Ontario.
Only days before the last
Canadian federal election,
Langevin Cote reported in the
Toronto Globe and Mail, "Public opinion polls have shown
rapidly rising support (for
Social Credit). Often Socred
meetings have outpulled those
of the other parties. The consensus is that Social Credit
will elect at least wo members."
The most liberal estimates
conceded only a maximum of
five or six victories for Social
Credit in Quebec. But when
the ballots were counted the
Creditistes claimed no less
than 26 parliamentary seats
and all of Canada sat down to
analyse the upset. The story of
this phenomenon is the story
of Real Caouette, deputy national leader of the Social
Credit party.
It was during the pre-war
days of 1939 when Real Caouette was first introduced to
Social Credit. It was love at
first sight. From June 15, 1941,
Caouette became a frequent
speaker at pro-Social Credit
Union des Electeurs, meetings.
This was the beginning of the
campaign which culminated in
placing 26 French-language
Social Creditors in Ottawa.
Caouette fought his first
• election in 1945, when the
death of a Liberal member
forced a byelection in the
Quebec constituency of Pontiac.
"I've got 40 minutes to go,"
he began, "so let's just hold
on boys and see what the
Liberals and Conservatives
have been doing to this
country."
The speech that followed was
a   fiery   denunciation   of   the
two old-line parties. This was
his first campaign. He won the
" seat by 1,033 votes.
This first legislative honey
moon was destined to be a
short one for Caouette.
Through the combined efforts
of the Liberals and the Union
Na.tionale, in 1949, he lost his
seat, polling more than 10
times the tally of his Conservative opponent but losing to the
Liberal,
The years following this defeat were politically lean years
for Real. However, in 1957, at
the annual congress of the
Union des Electeurs, he became the centre of a mild Quebec revolution, which gave
birth on June 4 of the following year to the Ralliement des
Creditistes. Using television
with the success equal to William Aberhart's radio broadcasts in Alberta during the
early thirties, Caouette then
commenced the campaign
which was concluded on June
18, 1962. "Most of the people
out there weren't friendly," he
recalls. "They were the enemy.
I had to go after them the
hard way. I had to fight."
Fight begins
Caouette fought, and Social
Credit supporters across the
province multiplied with every
broadcast of his TV filmc.
While Quebec Conservatives
were disguising the fact that
they belonged to the same
party as John Diefenbaker,
Social Credit candidates
throughout Quebec proudly
identified themselves with the
man on TV who had become as
familiar to his viewers as their
next door neighbours.
In 1961, riding a crest of
Quebec suport, and with the
aid of British Columbia's Bennett Caouette almost captured
National leadership of Social
Credit, being defeated by R. N.
Thompson in a close fight.
Afterwards Caouette became
the deputy national leader of
the     party,     forming     what
— As others see us
From The Ryersonian
Ryerson Insitute of Technology, Toronto, Ontario
When the next federal election rolls around, .don't be surprised to see the Social Credit party making strong gains —
especially in the west.
In both provinces, nrovincial Socred sunporters have
voted Conservative in federal elections simply because Social
Credit has never been a strong force on the national scene.
Few of them, however, are die-hard party men.
As the Conservatives and their "conventional" economists
at Ottawa flounder in a morass of debt, what do westerners
see (hanpening under Canada's.two "funny money" governments?
British Columbia showed a surplus of over $30,000,000
last year. The province's public debt is based on four crown
agencies which together made a total profit of $20,000,000.   ,
There is no provincially-originated austerity in B.C. as
the government continues its vast expansionist program —
including new roads, bridges, coastal ferry boats and the
Peace River power project.
Alberta's economy has never been healthier than right
now. Social Credit has been strongly in power there since
1934 and there's no sign that the public support is dwindling.
"Sure, the oil discoveries have helped the Socreds keep
the province in good financial shape," one oil magnet said
recently. 'But I don't know pf any man who can get us a
better price for our oil than Ernest Manning."
For many western voters, the choice next election will
simply be one based on results — efficiency at home versus
apparent chaos at Ottawa.
Now Social Credit is making itself known federally, the
r provincial voters could very well withdraw their support from
an apparently crumbling Conservative machine to give the
federal Socreds a chance.
v And a strong western vote would give weight to Mr.
Thompson's leadership of the party, perhaps putting a damper
on the exuberant but somewhat irresponsible Mr. Caouette.
Thompson   calls,   "my   strong
right arm."
Final days
During the final days leading to June 18 reached the
high point of popularity in his
career, thus far. Wherever he
went he attracted capacity
crowds, tripling the audiences
attracted by Lester Pearson
and John Diefenbaker in Quebec City. His arms waving
and perspiration flying from
his face, this Social Credit dynamo would tell the people of
his province that interest rates
are too high, that taxation has
tripled in Canada since 1953,
that the cost of living index is
becoming   unbearable  for the
working man, and that the
debt system, which spawns
ever-increasing tax burdens,
was basically responsible for
these difficulties. With the
fury of a William Jennings
Bryan, he denounced the
"Divine Right" of capital.
Comparing taxation to serfdom, and calling it "confiscation," he declared, "between
being a slave and a free man,
I'll choose to be a free man."
"I will fight to the bone if any
government tries to increase
the taxes. Increase the exemptions, increase the family allowance, but please not more
taxes."
Like his Socred colleagues,
he insisted that the industrial
development bank   should   be
used to provide interest-free
credit to business and industry
in order to provide Canadians
with jobs. "Let's employ our
people," he pleaded, "not subsidize their unemployment."
Eve of triumph
The results of his campaign
in Quebec speak for themselves. When questioned on his
eve of triumph Caouette declared, "You haven't seen anything yet—wait until the next
election and then watch us
sweep the province and the
country." There was a time
when the old-line parties of
Quebec laughed scornfully at
this fiery orator but today
they are not taking him so
lightly.
'Lots of money, no freedom'
US college press surveyed
From The McGill Daily
McGill  University
Montreal, Quebec
The 38th annual conference
of the (American) Associated
Collegiate Press, which took
place during September in
Detroit, was attended by 942
delegates from 371 campus
publications in 37 states, the
District of Columbia and Canada. The editor of the McGill
Daily attended, and published
the following report.
Yearbooks and magazines
were represented as well as
newspapers; the newspapers,
which dominated the conference, ranged from the mighty
Minnesota Daily, with its
$200 thousand budget, to the
weekly and bi-monthly emana- ,
tions of obscure "liberal arts"
colleges in deepest Dixie.
It is perhaps difficult to
draw generalizations from
such a mass of dissimilar phenomena, but a few may be ventured.
Role different
In the first place, the concept of the role of a college
newspaper in the United States
seems to differ from that held
in Canada. In many and probably most of the schools whose
delegates I spoke to, the newspaper is considered primarily
as a training ground for professional journalists rather
than as a means of expressing
student opinion.
The corollary to this is that
the newspaper is conceived of
as a combination laboratory
and publicity organ for the
school of journalism. The result of this is the all-out universal phenomenon of the
faculty adviser.
The faculty adviser is a person, usually but not always a
professor, nominated by the
university to supervise the college paper. In some cases his
function is filled by making
the paper responsible to a
"publications board" with student and faculty representatives. In others there is just
one adviser.
He who pays . . .
Many papers are published
with the financial support of
the university administration,
which may or may not operate
through the student government.
Autonomous student government on the Canadian pattern
is virtually unknown in the
U.S. and on many campuses
student government is held in
extremely low esteem, being
regarded as either a farce ("all
they do is pass resolutions") or
the puppet of the university.
Admittedly, this is only what
I heard from the student editors, many of whom may be
biased.
A few papers preserve their
independence by charging a
price to students who pick up
the paper, and in this manner
cover all their expenses except
those covered by advertising
revenues.
. Several   of  the   campus   pa
pers reserve for themselves
the right to take sides in student elections, which are generally fought in an atmosphere
reminiscent of the last days of
the Weimar Republic.
Elections bitter
In many cases indigenous
campus political parties exist,
which seem to be often controlled by rival coalitions of fraternities. Needless to say this
creates the chance of bitterness
between the student government and the newspaper. The
result is a continuous struggle
for power which would stymie
most Washington correspondents, and can hardly be conducive to effective student
government.
The vanishing Indian
Canada's Mississippi
From The Ryersonian [
Ryerson Institute of Technology, Toronto, Ontario
While Canadians sit back and groan over the segregation-
al problems of the southern United States, integration of the
Canadian Indian into Canadian society is being thwarted.
The Indian population of Canada whiclli once numbered
220,000 presently stands at 185,000. These 185,000 live on 2,200
tracts of land which are scattered across the Dominion. The
tracts of land, called reservations, are neatly tucked away in
the backwoods in order that the Indian red will not mix with
the Canadian white.
The minute the white man landed on Canadian soil he
took advantage of the gullible and somewhat primitive Indian.
The French and English received thousands of dollars worth
of pelts for a handful of mirrors and other trinkets. Is this a
fair exchange?
Disease, caused by the white man, has left an ugly scar
in the history of the Indian. As early as 1786 it began to be
felt. The Cree nation which numbered 15,000 was withered
down to 3,000 by small pox. This happened in two years.
The white man's rifle enabled him to slaughter large
numbers of buffalo and caribou. Soon the herds began to disappear. Eventually the squaws became thin and the tepees
were without meat. Then, the Canadian government stepped
in and protected the herds The Indian, dependent on the
herds, had to be protected too. The Indian is still being protected. The government nurses him and wonders why he
cannot adapt himself to Canadian society.
Now the Indian earns his living from two basic methods,
farming and trapping. The farms are located in the old reserves. The soil is poor and so is the living. Trapping has become an existence living.
The future of the Indian is far from optimistic. The reserves have been exhausted. He sinks lower and lower into
deprivation. What will happen to that once proud and fearless
race? It appears that the defeat of General Custer by Sitting
Bull at the battle of Little Big Horn was the last victory for
the North American Indian. . (Jpage 6
THE      UBYSSEY
Tuesday. November 20,  1962
Birds storm
to puck win
Storm warnings were flying in Chilliwack when the Thunderbird hockey team swept in for a 7-1 victory over the Chilliwack
Wosks.
—Don Hume photo
MOVING IN for d check,'UBC captain Keith Watson (back to camera) attempts to take the
ball tfoity St. Andrews' Robbie Chalmers (whi e jersey). Leg in centre belongs to unidentified
UBC player. Birds'-.Ron Cross ts^ in backgrourvd. UBC won match 4-1 Saturday to move into
semi-finals of Imperial Cup soccer playoff.
scores
in Imperial Cup play-offs
By -DANNY STOFFMAN
UBC's soccer Thunderbirds, in an impressive warmup for
•this week's California jaunt, squashed St. Andrews 4-1 Saturday.
The game, at Mclnnes Field
was the quarter final of the
Imperial Cup series in which
Birds have won three straight.
Last week's contest with Italians
ended in a tie, but Birds were
awarded the win after a protest
over Italians' use of substitutes
was upheld.
GOOD START
' Birds started quickly Saturday with goals by Jim Jamieson
and John Harr in the first five
minutes. Jamieson and Harr
each added another to complete
the scoring.
"We outplayed them all the
•way," said coach Joe Johnson.
"It was a great all-round performance.
GOOD OMEN
"The game boded well for
the Frisco trip," he said, in
anticipation of Birds' forthcoming invasion of northern California. They leave Wednesday
for a series of three games with
Stanford, University of California, and University of San
Francisco.
After the trip, Birds will con-
tinue   Imperial   Cup   play,   ad-
Judo Club loses
The UBC judo club was a
disappointment in its first annual Northwest Judo tourney
at the War Memorial gym Saturday.
They lost every event.
UBC's two hopefuls, Bill
McGregor and Bob Fedoruk,
didn't place in the black belt
division.
vancing to  the semi-finals.
UBC's junior teams, Braves
and Chiefs also spent a winning
weekend. Chiefs came up with
their first victories of the season, dropping Washington University 3-0 Saturday and Col-
lingwood 4-1 Sunday. They were
sparked by Danny Pavan who
leads the Mainland League third
division in scoring. Braves
edged Henderson  4-3   Sunday.
Susan Elliott
breaks records
Two Canadian collegiate
swimming records were set in
UBC's section of the fifth annual
Canadian inter-collegiate telegraphic swim meet Saturday.
Thunderette Susan Elliott set
a new mark in the 50 yard freestyle with a time of 27.9 seconds, taking .1 seconds off the
old record.
Miss Elliott also set the new
50 yard butterfly record with
a time of 29 seconds. She set the
old record, 29.4 seconds, earlier
this year in Edmonton.
Results of the meet won't be
known until early in December
when the rest of the field have
completed the race and all times
can be cumparea.
Twenty-one universities across
Canada are competing in the
meet this.year. Last, year UBC
placed second to the University
of Toronto.
 j
Hoop birds
play Broders
Thurs. noon
The UBC Thunderbirds basketball team will meet the
powerful Lethbridge Broders
Thursday at noon in War Memorial gymnasium.
Broders are Canada's representatives in the upcoming
world basketball tournament;
the Birds are the defending
Western Intercollegiate champions.
The Broders earned the right
to represent Canada by winning last year's Senior "A"
Canadian title. During the summer they carried out a strenu-
o u s recruiting program to
strengthen their team for international competition.
DAVE WAY TO  PLAY
One of the players they came
up with was Dave Way, UBC's
all-star centre last season.
Way, an outstanding shooter
and rebounder, was one of the
top collegiate players in Canada last year. Until the Broders
contacted him, he had planned
to continue studying—and playing basketball — at UBC this
year.
The Broders this year have a
4-1 won-lost record, with two
narrow victories over the University of Alberta at Edmonton
and Calgary.
The Broders starting lineup
will have Bill MacDonald and
Logan Tait at guard, Dave Way
and Lance Stephens at forward
and Neil Desom at centre.
Assistant coach Bob Hind-
march, who took over" the
team while Father Bauer was
in the East, gave all his players
equal ice-time, and the Birds
still came up with an easy victory.
Birds held the advantage all
the way, scoring twice in the
first period, three times in the
second and picking up two more
in the third period.
The lone Wosks goal came
early in the third period on a
bad bounce  and a break-away.
BIRD SCORERS
Leading the Birds scoring
spree were Terry O'Malley
'defence) and Micky McDowell
(forward) with two goals apiece.
1 Ken Ronaldson, Boone
Strothers, and Barry McKenzie
each scored singles,
i . The two teams were at each
others throats for the whole 60
minutes.. In all 17 penalties
were handed out; 10 going to
the Birds and seven to the Chilliwack team.
The Birds fired 52 shots at the
Chilliwack goalie, while Ken
Broderick handled 31 in the
UBC nets.
A return match has been
scheduled for the latter part of
January. This time the Valley
team will be fortified by players from the other teams in the
league.
STARS IN TORONTO
Father Bauer was joined in
Toronto yesterday by four of
his Thunderbirds. Two more left
this morning. The Birds ' combine forces with' the Toronto
Metro -Junior all-stars for a
-November 23 game against the
Russian all-star team.
Included in the first trip
east were centre Pete Kelly,
forward   Barry   Mackenzie
set. Friday night games will be
played in Kerrisdale Arena at
5:30 and Saturday games in the
North fchore Winter Club at
8:30.
The  Canuck game has been
set for  Jan. 22 but  the Arena '
hasn't been decided upem.
Birds, Braves
win weekend
rugby games
The UBC Thunderbirds rugby
team shut out the previously un-
: efeated Rowing Club team 3-0
Saturday in a hard-fought contest at Brockton Oval.
Birds had the best of the play
throughout the game, but could
only manage to put one try on
the scoresheet.
"It was a very good game,"
coach Albert Laithwaite said,
"although it was sloppy in a
few parts. That try by Bob May
was really a beautiful effort."
TIE   FOR SECOND
Rowing  Club  and UBC  both
have  one   loss on their  record*
now, and as a result  are in a
tie with each other for second
place behind undefeated Kats.
The Birds will meet Kats this
Saturday afternoon in XfBC
stadium in a game that will decide UBC's chances of winning
the Miller £up.
In  other  first  division  play,^
UBC Braves squeezed by Mera-
lomas 6-5.
FROSH  LOSE
In second division play, Phy- _
cje. | sical   Ed   shut  out   CYO   12-0,
fenceman   Dave  Chambers  and  Frosh I dropped an 11-5 decision
Goalie Ken Broderick. j to   Wanderers,    and   Frosh   II
The two who left this morn-;were    clobbered. 37-0   by   Ex-
ing   are   Micky   McDowell   and  Gladstone.
Terry O'Malley.
Home .league games have been
The   Frosh   II   team   played
their game two players short.
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THE      UBYSSEY
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Wickland chosen
inspirational player
UBC football players passed
judgment on themselves last
•week, and Ray Wickland came
out the winner.
Wickland   was   awarded   the I
"Doctor Burke Memorial trophy
as the most inspirational piayer
on the team.
"The p.ayers did the voting," I
-coach Frank Gnup said, "and,
they made a good choice." !
CAPTAINS CHOSEN j
Wickland,   in  his   third  year
* with  the  Varsity  crew,  played
corner linebacker and fullback.
The    team    also    chose    next I
year's   captains,   Roy   Shatzko
and Fred Sturrock. |
The  Doctor  Burke  Memorial I
trophy   was   named  for   UBC's
first football coach.
Last year the award was won
by Roy Bianco.
ALL-STARS TO BE NAMED
Bus Phillips, UBC's athletic
director and secretary-treasurer
of the Western Intercollegiate
Conference, announced yesterday that all-star line-ups for, the
WCIAA will be released later
this week.
"Wickland   should   make  the
all-star team easily," Gnup said.
"Last year the UBC team placed
11 players on the two  all-conference teams.
DARYL STURDY
.  .  . stroke
Daryl Sturdy,
pace - setter
This is the seventh in
a series of sketches to introduce the UBC Rowers,
who are in Australia preparing for the British Empire Games.
Daryl Sturdy, the stroke
oar for the eight-oared
shell, is one of the most
respected members of the
crew
He is also the quietest.
Daryl stands six feet
five and one half inches,
and weighs 181 pounds.
His home town is Port
Alice
Daryl has. had-only two
years of rowing experience,
but his position-as stroke
carries a lot of responsibility It is he who sets the
fpace for the rest of the
erew to follow.
UBC sailing team
beats Americans
UBC's men's and women's
sailing team scored an easy
victory over their American
counterparts Saturday in a
regatta held on Coal Harbor.
UBC had 104 points, University of Washington was
I second with 69, and Western
Washington placed third with
61 points.
Their opponents were the
University of Washington,
University of Puget Sound,
Seattle University and Western Washington State College.
RAY WICKLAND
,  . all-star prospect
JV's to meet YMCA
The UBC Jayvees basketball
team will meet YMCA at 8:30
Thursday evening in King Edward gym.
In their last outing the Jayvees bounced Braves 64-42. Bob
Barazzuol scored 18 points for
the  winners.
Thunderette goalie
has light touch'
The Varsity Women's grass-hockey team is thinking of
leaving their goalie at home for the next Pacific Northwest Field-
Hockey Conference.
The  meet,  held  in  Eugene,
Oregon last weekend, provided
little competition for UBC and
goalie Linda Williams touched
the ball only once in the 3V2-
day tournament:
STRONG DEFENCE
UBC's defence — Madeline
Gemmill, Val Comas, Pat Nichols, Judy Sewell, and Pam Gage
—rarely, let the ball get within
the 25 yard line.
The forward line of Cathy
Swan, Liz Philppt, Diane- McKay, Meredith Alshead" and" Jennifer : Chapman- also proved too
strong; for   their- opponents   as
they trounced Western Washington 9-0, Victoria College 5-0,.
University of Oregon 3-0 and
University of Washington 6-0.
Next Sunday the team will
play Queen Margaret's School at
Duncan.
Braves beat Kerries
The UBC Braves defeated?
Kerrisdale 58-51 in Junior
Men's Basketball League action
Saturday, at King. Ed gym.
Pat- McKonkey with 14 points
and- Bruce Jordan, with 13 were
high scorers for the Braves.
NICKEL  IN  WORLD   MARKETS...JOBS FOR  CANADIANS
How Canadian Nickel* helps make seawater drinkable in Kuwait
It wasn't so long ago that Kuwait's drinking water had to be imported in goatskin bag$;
the natural sources of water being particularly foul and brackish. Today, however, the
world's largest seawater evaporation plant supplies six million gallons of fresh water
daily. Nickel alloys helped make this plant possible, just as they help in similar
ways in other countries. Why nickel? Because nickel alloys can best withstand the
punishing effects of corrosive salt water. The growth of nickel markets at home and
abroad helps strengthen Canada's economy and helps provide-more jobs for Canadians.
THE INTERNATIONAL WCKE1 COMPANY OF CANADA, LIMITED
• 55 YONGE STREET, TORONTO Page 8
THE      UBYSSEY
Tuesday. November 20, 1962
'tween classes
MP to describe sesison
- Arthur Laing, M.P. for Vancouver South will speak noon
today, Brock Lounge. Topic:
'^Canada's   25th  Parliament."
CAMERA CLUB
- The portrait photographer,
Ken McAllister, will speak on
portrait photography from an
artistic viewpoint, Bu. 203, Wed.
noon. All interested are welcome.
*p       2ft       rp
ALBERTA TRAIN  GROUP
Alberta Special: Meeting noon
today in Bu. 203 for all students interested in group rate
to Calgary or Edmonton via
CPR at Christmas.
*    *    *
AWS
Bu. 104, noon. Talk by Wendy
Moir, UBC representative to the
1962 WUSC seminar in Poland,
"A Summer in Poland."
HAM-SOC
General meeting, Thurs., Nov.
22, Bu. 327, noon. All members
please attend.
'Gangsterism' charged
in  publications hassle
HAMILTON (CUP)—Charges of gangsterism and puppetry
have been levelled against the McMaster student board of publications.
In a letter published on page
one of the McMaster Silhouette,
resigning circulation manager
John Graaskamp Said pressure
has been exerted on the Silhou-
■ette editor to suppress an article
attacking the Combined Universities Campaign for Nuclear
7©isarrnarn&nt. A reporter from
the downtown Hamilton paper
was called and given a highly
biased view of McMaster's foreign student policy, and the
publication of material on the
Silhouette editorial page gave
the illusion that McMaster students opposed President Kennedy's recent Cuban stand,
Graaskamp charged.
Chairman of the board of
publications, Paul Rigby, said
the article attacking the
CUCND did not get into the
paper due to space problems.
He said the story on the for
eign student policy was not
given the press by any members of the board of publications. He said the reason there
were no articles supporting the
Kennedy stand was that none
were turned in to the editor.
In another letter published
in the letters-tO-the-editor section of the newspaper, the ex-
circulation manager claims the
publications board is a "hangout for a bunch of ban-the-
bombers."
He further states the office of
the board of publications has become the home base for this
group and they are "exploiting
the apathy of the majority of
the students ... to monopolize
our campus newspaper and taint
the editorial page with their
pecular political bias."
Silhouette editor-in-chief Lawrence Miller did not comment
on the issue.
SPECIAL EVENTS
The Canadian Opera Company presents Puccini's moving
and beautiful "La Boheme" tonight at 8:30, Auditorium. Tickets $1 and $1.50, on sale in AMS
office.
v    *i*    v
PRE-MED SOCIETY
Dean McCreary speaks on
"The New Medical Emphasis,"
Wed. noon in Wesbrook 100.
•t*       3r       "t"
CHINESE VARSITY
Panel discussion: "Assimilation versus Pluralism," Wed.
noon, Bu. 205. Moderator, Dr.
Lyman.
v    •£    v
SPECIAL EVENTS
Brian Moore, renowned author of many novels will speak
on "the writer's point of view"
on Monday noon, in the Auditorium, free.
•*•        V        V
BRIDGE AND CHESS CLUB
A duplicate bridge tournament, Wed. 7:30, in Brock card
room. Members only. Coffee and
donuts served.
McGeer challenges
Holland to debate
The Liberal candidate in the
Point Grey byelection has
challenged the New Democratic
Party candidate to.a debate on
university financing.
Dr. Pat McGeer made the
challenge after Antony Holland
claimed in a letter circulated
on campus that he is qualified
to represent the views of university  students.
'I am sure the student body
would welcome the opportunity
to find out about the problems
that the university faces," said
McGeer, a professor in the faculty of medicine.
FORMER B.C. Liberal leader
Art Laing speaks in Brock today at noon.
CLASSIFIED
WANTED girl to shaie suite at
Kitsilano Approx $25 mo. Phons
731-50bfc.
WANTED: ricle from vicinity 41st
and Victoria, Mon., Wed., Thurs.
and Fri .8:30-3:30 preferable but
not  essential.   Call  FA  7-5263.
WANTED:   ride   for   two   S:30   Mon.-"
Sat.   54th   and   Heather   (vie.   Oak-
ridge).   Please   phone   AM   6-7998.
FOR RENT: furnished bed-sitting
room with private bathroom. Located in quiet res. area. Phone
AM   1-5305.
ROOM & BOARD: single room, on
campus. $70 per month. Phone
CA   ■!-•.' 07 3.
ROOM & BOARD: (excellent). $60
per month. 4679 West 15th Ave.
Phone   22 4-01)40.
FOR SALE: 5 string- banjo. Excellent .condition. Phone WA 2-4803
before   0   p.m.
EXPERT TYPING of notes, essays,
term papers, theses. Very reasonable rates. Phone Mrs. Brown at
RE   3-1664.
SKIERS'! Tickets on sale now at
Athletic Office for Rossland ski-
week,   Dec.   26   to   Jan.   1.   Hurry!   '
GOING to Toronto on Fri., Dec. 21?
Reduce cost by paying tickets together and reserving ahead for
CNR. Phone Diane evenings at
YU   S-05S5.
The amount of data required by
modern science and business is constantly multiplying. Where an
atomic physicist once might have
contended with six variables, today
he has sixty; where a businessman
needed but a few quick facts to
make a decision, today he may
need thousands.
IBM keeps pace with this information explosion by continuous
research, by inventing new data
processing tools and by devising
more advanced methods. Besides
performing prodigious feats of calculation, computers now being
developed by IBM to sort, retrieve
the
information
explosion
and communicate information, will
also have a profound influence in
such fields as business management, automatic language translation, atomic energy and medical
research.
•      •      •
If your degree is in Statistics^
Physical Sciences, Mathematics,
Engineering, Business or Commerce, an absorbing career awaits
you at IBM in the application of
new IBM tools to the ever-increasing problems of business and
science.
For further information, write to
the IBM executive named below.
944 Howe Street, Vancouver, B.C., MU. 3-3331
Branch Manager—J. L. Yellowlees
IBM
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