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VOL. 38; NO. 6
Co-Op Grocery Quonset Goes Up
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
NOV. 1, 1946
Construction of the Co-Op, grocery is rapidly nearing completion. Ben Mayberry, President of the
student co-operative organization, has announced, that the grocery, located near Flavet 1, will open
before Nov. 15.
Branch To Open At Air Base
Within 6 Weeks- Mayberry
By Ted Shurtleff
Building of the Student Co-Op Grocery will be com-
plete within a week and the opening will be before the
15th of this month, Ben Mayberry announced today.
Mayberry, who is president of the board of directors
of the students' cooperative exchange, inc., said that all
fixtures for the building have
t e re been obtained and that a mer-
chandise inventory is now being
Lee Proposes made.
Chris F. Bracewell, general
FB manager, has been meeting with
wholesalers during the week to
secure adequate stocks. He as-
sures members that there will be
A change in the constitution of plenty of fresh meat for the op-
Florida Blue Key was proposed ening.
this week by Herman A. Lee, vice Scarce Items Rationed
president and nominating commit- Scarce items will be distribut-
tee chairman of the organization. ed under a rationing system de-
Lee's proposal will allow credit for signed to see ,that each member
summer school work toward qual- receives his share.
ifications and residence. The pres- The building, which is of quon-
ent Blue Key constitution does not set type, is near Flavet Village
allow summer school credit. No. 1, or, specifically, between
Summer Sessions Count the DuplicaLing Department and
Lee has asked that two six the Wood Products Laboratory. A
weeks summer sessions equal one $6,000 grant rrom the Florida
semester, the amended clause to State Cabinet is financing con-
read as follows: "Must have corn- struction.
pleted five semesters of college Branch Planned
work, of which at least three regu-
lar semesters have been at the With the opening of the Uni-
University of Florida, and two six versity grocery still a week or
weeks sessions of summer school two away, plans are being push-
shall constitute one refuilar semes- ed to open a branch store at
A two-thirds majority of the
es i tr Choir S t sullivanTo active members present atwo
onscutivemeetings is necessary
F C to pass the amendment. The first
SH ead FSC meeting was held this week and
I Hread- W the second is slated for Nov. 12
For B CaWmp s ce r- New members will be selected al
By Neil Evans G t rthat t .
BNsGatorMen t nApplications Urged
The Lyceum Council will present the Westminister In a recent election of student Students who now can qualify
Choir, distinguished group of forty voices, on Sunday and officers, John Sullivan was chosen -Continued-on Page THREE
Monday, November 3rd and 4th in the University audi- President of the Student Body for
torium. the ensuing semester at the Talla- Fl iCSTickets
Tickets for the Westminister Choir performance will hassee branch of the University of
be reserved for students until five o'clock this afternoon. -ida. a ember of Theta For Non-Frat
After today the tickets will no longer be reserved, but Fraternity, formerly attended I
available to the general public classes on the main campus in Go On ale
also. Student tickets are free. Gainesville. He is from Tallahas- Non-fraternity student tickets
Tickets for students' wives and see. Non-fraternity student tickets
dates are 50 cents, and general ad- P a er Shorta e for the annual Inter-Fraternity
mission tickets will be $1. a Other officials of the student Conference's Fall Frolics went on
Tickets in Advance Hits Alliator body are: sale Tuesday afternoon, and will
TRickets i Advan s A liao Milton Flack, New York City, continue to be sold every after-
"Rich" Richardson, president of vice president; Dean Wentworth, noon from 3 to 5 in the Florida
the Lyceum Council, cautions that Due to the paper shortage, Pensacola, secretary; Robert San- Union until Nov. 17, or until the
tickets will not be available at which will soon force the clos- ders, Jacksonville, treasurer; Jesse 1,600' available ducats are gone, it
the auditorium, but must be ob- ing of an estimated 250 news- Wilson, Okeechobee, social chair- was announced today bv Bill Byrd;
taed in desk. advance also at tdvhises sFlotu- papers in Florida if relief is not man. -Continued on Page THREE
Union desk. He also advises stu- forthcoming. The Ali-gator was
dents to secure tickets for them- force to go from an eight to a
selves, wives, dates, and parents four-page tabloid titis week. We A&
while they are still reserved, hope to be back to normal byA& m0( U
Program-s Divided next week.
Both Sunday s anji Monaay's This issue carries only the-
programs will be divided into five atre ads due to the shortage of,
parts broken by an intermission space for campus news. Our ad- r
between the third and fourth parts. vertisers will be allotted a slight i
The first half of each program increase in advertising space to
consists of choral masterpieces by make up for this issue when
such composers as Bach, Brahuns and if the newsprint situation By "Pen" Gaines
and Latli. The second halves will imrn-ovs. Comparisons of odd1 deoren'o dominated t heo nnual Fall
the Air Base to accommodate the
107 married couples and tne
single men who live there or in
the vicinity. The Air Base branch
will be opened within the next
six weeks, Mayberry said.
In this connection, Mayberry
stressed that membership in the
Co-Op Grocery is open to any
student, married or single. The
fee is $15.50, used for initial cap-
ital, but when the student leaves
the University he is refunded all
except .50. Any money clearing
overhead will be returned to the
members in shares according to
iembersnip to date is approxi-
Next noeting of the board of
directors is Tuesday, November 5,
in Florida Union. Members will
hear a report from a committee,
of which J. L. Buggs is chairman,
a on the possibility of opening a
, Co-Op Service Station at the Air
t Base. Present plans a.re for ren-
ovating the station which was
there when t:e Army had the
consist of music of a lighter na- The Alligator had ordered Frolic' picture this week when the Inter-Fraternity Con- site
ture. 6,.300 copies of The Collegiate ference, headed by President Joe Sherouse, announced Beat
Sunday's program ni v not com- Digests, a photo supplement., ut the air base gymnasium as the eas
mence until 8:30 p.m. it order to e The Digest has also been site for the two dances. The IFC the same number of couples as the once
church who wisth o hear the pattendingr- hit by the pIer shortage, only moved into action to map out the campus floor. It can be heated in
ct2.00 copies are available to our attack of certain problems arising -Continued on Page THREE
formance that night. Gainesville 6,304) subscribers, from the fact that it will be the -
-Continued on Page THREE first social function for the larg-
est student body in Florida's his- W estm minister Choir T<
P ans F r 4 Ne B idiandhisnatinally known band
flowing from the air base gymna-, ,t
Ssumn, a comparison of war-time .d
S Ca p s N r Csignificaneetis drawn, President
16 aReason For Site
Plans for the addition of many stage is the new S1.200 000 gym- In explaining the reasons for
permanent buildings to the cam-'nasium. The pans for the gigantic having to choose the gym off cam-
p us are nearing completion, new administration and classroom pus Shearoue lited the's follow-
George F. Baughman, Assistant building a-e still in the embryonic ing: (1) "the campus gym's floor
Business Manager of the Univer-r stage. The site for such a build- in basketball season, and having
sity, revealed this week. ing is still undecided. the floor resurfaced after the two
"The plans for the new $500,000 Sewage Plant Bega a dances would cause a great deal
cafeteria extension are very near Construction has begun on the of added expense; (2) a basketball '
completion and should be released $230,000 sewage disposal .plant. game is scheduled at the gym for i f t
this week," Baughman said. "At When the sewage disposal plant is, Friday night.. (3) bleachers have 'I'. l' |
the last meeting of the Board of completed, the pilot plant will be been set up, and it requires two
Control we were given authority used extensively as an educational and a half days for their removal
to submit the plans to contractors and experiment facility. uen' return. For these reasons,
and receive bids," he added. Others Planned we are forced to leave the cam-
Library Extension Many other buildings such as the pus."
Library ExtChemistry Building Extension, the Many Advantages ..
The $900,000 library extension is I Agriculture Building extension, li '--ooking at the other side of The Westminister Choir, coneposed of
still in the planning stage, but the and the proposed engineering tta p-L-iure, Sherouse listed the ad- by the Lyceum Council in a concert at
plans should be completed .in the buildings are still in the prelimin-vantages of the air base "dance 8:&0 p. m. Nov. 3 and 8:00 p. n., Nov.
near future. Also in the pla.niking cry plan.amg ts f all": "The gym will accommodate transcontinental tour taken by the outtst
ie University of Florida,
g with many other large
ersities, has discontinued
ring men in "Who's Who in
erican Colleges and Univer-
s" because, Dean R. C.
ty sa'd this week. "It has
,ed to hold the significance it
40 voices, will be sponsored
the University anditoriam at
4. This is the first pf6lwa-
tndi&a&g choral group.
Open By November 15
By Hugo Spitz
The UTniyersity of ,,Florida put
up a gallant battle against the
powerful University of. North
Carolina last Saturday and went
down- to defeat, 40-19.
In -a wide. open football game,
18,000 homecoming fans jammed
Kenan Stadium at Chapel Hill to
witness -the brilliant running of
Charley Justice and the accurate
passing of Florida's Doug Belden.
Right -End, Broughton Williams
was a big-cog-in the Gators' aerial
attack. In the second period he
grabbed a short pass from Belden
in the end zone for Florida's first
score. Late in the third period
he took a pass from Hal Griffin,
eluded, two Tarheels and ran 37
for the score.. .Williams caught
five of the fifteen passes complet-
ed to regain the position of lead-
ing pass receiver in. the country.
Belden To Turner
Florida's other score came early
in the third period when Belden
rifled a short pass to End Bill
Turner in the end zone.
The Tarheel attack was led by
Charley "Choo-Choo" Justice, who
ran through the Florida team for
two touchdowns, one on a 70 yard
punt- return, the other on a 90 yard
Although the score read 40-19,
the Gators outgained the Tarheels
by 95 yards. They completed 15
out of 39 passes and ran up 12
first downs to North Carolina's 11.
Off This Week
Since the Gators have an open
date. this week there will be no
midnight movie at the Florida
Theatre this Saturday. night. There
will, -however, be one as usual af-
ter the Georgia-Florida game.
Continued From Page ONE
under the new amelnment, even
though- it hasn't been passed, are
urged to submit their applications.
If-the. new amendment is- carried,
those applications will be consid-
ered with those previously sub-
Dempsey-Standout -Gator Tackle
......... : -
x cultiv e Council Passes
Committfeej M9i lions
By George Kowk'ahany
The Executive Council at its regular meeting last week
approved the nomination of Sam Gibbons as Secretary
of Labor and Walter Timberlake as assistant Secretary
of Interior. Also approved was the-
nomination by Chancellor Herb constitutional revision committee
Stallworth of Ted Camp to fill a with Harold Smith as chairman,
vacancy on the Honor Cour.t from and the publicity committee head-
the College of Business Adminis- ed by the Secretary of Pdblic Re-
tration. lations, Morty Freedman.
Crews Reports Speeding Complaint
Secretary of VeteiAn6s Affairs, In response to numerous com-
John Crews, reported- that a War plaints about speeding in the vicin-
Assets Administratiae-man would ity of the campus the council pass-
in obtaining surplus..p.roperty. Af- ed a motion to request Gainesville
ter Committee reports, President city authorities to establish a re-
Harry Parham appoiln'ed a number stricted traffic zone around the
of committees to further student campus.
mitted, Lee stated. All applica- projects.
tions. should be typed, activities projects
grouped and submitted at Florida To investigate the. possibilities
Union desk before Nov. 5 at 5 p.m of acquiring a printing plant to
Won't Lower Standards serve the various campus publica-
". The, proposed changed will not tions, Parham appointed a com-
in any way lower the high stand- mittee headed by Frank Duck-
ards required for entrance into worth e
Florida Blue Key, but will permit New Committees
students to become members who Other committees selected were
go to school the year around, who the student laundry committee
otherwise could never meet the headed by Don Jones, the labor
residence requirements," Lee said. committee with Secretary of La-
Sbor Sarm Gibbons in charge, the
REST AND'RELAX THIS WEEK
BE PREPARED FOR
NANCY KELLY BUSTER CRABBE
IN .- IN. -
"WOMAN WHO "GHOST OF
CAME BACK" HIDDEN VALLEY"
Lakeland's Own Movie Star Frances Langford
Robert Armstrong I
"OUR HEARTS WERE
SHIS OW '
Continued from Page ONE
churches are cooperating by end-
ing services Sunday night earlier
The program Sunday will begin
with "Exaltabe Te Domine," by
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina.
It will include such selections as
the delightful "Of Time and the
River," by Marton Gould (commis-
sioned by and composed for the
Westminster Choir and being .pre-
sented for the first time this sea-
son),, and "Cindy," with arrange-
ments by Harry Robert Wilson.
The last selection of the program
will be "Navajo War Dance No. 2,"
Monday's p ogram will com-
mence at 8 p.m. with numbers
from "The Spirit Also Helpeth
Us," Johann Sebastian Bach. It
will include "Roger Young," by
Frank Loesser (which is dedicated
to the men of the U. S. Infantry,
World War II), with arrangements
by rCarlton Martin. The last se-
lection is "Navajo War Dance No.
1 ," Arthur Farwell.
.Critics Praise Choir
Music critics have been lavish
in their praise of the bass section
of the WestminsternChoir. It might
be compared with the famous bass
of the Russian choirs in that it
acts as the foundation of the
choir's structure. The sopranos
form a clear but delicate part, like
the fine, decorative, interlacing'
lines found in a Gothic cathedral
Dr. John Finlay Williamson,
founder the Westminster Choir,
will conduct the concert.
Continued From Page ONE
secretary of social affairs, who is
in char e of arll ticket sales
Boxing Final Scheduled
Tonight; Phi Delis Hold
Edge On Murals Trophy
RPA.4 ED No
PODTBALL 'TIL HE
CAME 5To 'THE
Li P 1.
Two Events This is one of a series of weekly you for or against a Veteran'S
The events, including a band polls conducted by the campus bonus? The results of the tabula.
concert on Friday afternoon, Dec. chapter of Alpha Phi Omega, na- tion follows:
6, :and a dance that night ,both tional service fraternity in ordei' to 'For: 640//
presided over by Les Brown and obtain a representative cross-sec- Against: 3
his. orchestra, will sell as follows: tion of opinion on questions and is- Aganst: 30%
Concert, $1 plus tax, stag or drag; sues that are of particular con- No opinion: 6%
Friday night dance for non-frater- cern to the students on the campus Question for next week will bd
nity men, $2 plus tax, stag or of the University. "Do"you think the University 'of
drag. The question this week: Are Fla. needs a larger infirmary?"
By Bill Boyd
After three nights of fighting the Intramural Boxing
tournament has been narrowed down to 22 men with
eight eliminated last night as the fights have'been staged
before one of the largest crowds ever to witness an ini-
S I | |The total attendance for the first
1 three nights has passe',d the 4500
ill I mark. With the last of ,:he semi-
S ... .. finals fought off last night the fi-
1 nals of eight matches will be stag-
ed tonight. Eight bouts last night
P \ass Receiver narrowed the field to sixteen men
and from the looks of things, the
Phi Delts have a decided edge on
Big Broughton ("Brute") Wil- the team trophy.
liams, Fighting Gator right end, is Pikes Send
back in the No. 1 spot in the list They h ead the list of 'nd he con-
of th enation's pass receivers. Not testants still in the thict of the
only does he lead all college spiral fight with five men. Onet of their
snatchers, but he has racked up men has already reached tie finals
nearly twice the yardage of his with four in the semi-finals. Next
nearest competitor, Louie Mihajlo- ith four incomes the semi-finals.with Next
vich, of Indiana. in line comes the Pikes with two
Sn e f Indianmen in the finals, TEP with one in
Snagged 23 Passes the finals and one in th, semi-
In the North Carolina game last fials, KA with one in finAls and
week, Williams snagged eight one in semi-finals, Phi Kaps have
throws to add 166 yards to his ex- two left in the semi-finals. There
cellent record, which now stands are also two independents-in the
at 23 passes caught in five games semi-finals. Having one man n the
for a total gain of 433 yards, put- finals are the Pi Kappa Phi, Beta
ting him 207 yards ahead of the Theta Pi. Also with-men still in
No. 2 receiver, Mihajlovich, who the semi-finals are All-stars, Delts,
has snared 18 throws in six games Sigma Nu, Kappa Sig, ATO, Delta
for a total of 226 yards. With Sig, CLO.
four games remaining on Florida'sSig, CO.
slate, Williams has a good chance Feature Bouts Tonight
to make an all-time record for' Opening the fights tonight will
passes received, be Bresllar, TEP and Robbins, PD'T
in 120 class, followed by Davidsoni,
V M Ap a KA, and Pena, PKP in the 127,
ets ay Appeal Melton of Beta and Hess of Pikes
New t' r L_' in the 135.
New Earnings Law The other fights with the unlim-
B h S Br'y ited as an exception, depend on the
By John S. Brady outcome of last night's fights in
The highly controversial issue :the semi-final bracket.
behind the "Productive Labor" The unlimited matches will pit
forms, distributed to campus vet- Bill Widden, Pi Kappa Alpha, 1945
erans last week, has been settled champ against Goldberg TER.
as far as the University is conr- This fight has stirred up much in-
cerned. "The attitude ,of the terest as both men are top c6noi
University will be one of complete tenders and should give a good
compliance and cooperation with fight for the large crowd that is
the Veterans Administration," said expected to attend.
Dean Price, veterans' counselor, Pena-Davidson Bout
early this week. Another fight that should be
New Deduction tops is the Pena, PKP, and David-
The situation arose from the son of KA's. Pena won over Spic-
announcement of Public Law 679, 'ola, last years champ, a gruelling
passed to amend the existing P.L. battle, and Daviason has shown he
346. .This new law provides for is tops by two decisive wins.
the deduction from veterans' sub- In the 13o class Bill Hess of
sistence allowance any earnings PKA and Melton of Beta are ex-
over $110 a month. The measure pected to stage a battle royal as
was directed primarily at correct- both boys are fast and 11ard hitters.
ing "on-the-job training" abuses. This could very easily be the top
University Cooperates fight of the evening with two such
Although the University has de- powerful and fast sluggers.
cided to co-operate with the VA in Boxing Rules Aired
this matter, veterans, either indi- The Intramural department
vidually or through the veterans' wants to call to the attention of
organizations, have the right to the fans, according to intercol-
appeal the enforcement of the new legiate rules when a fighter is
law. However, these appeals .must knocked down he must take the
be made to the director of the Vet- count of nine, and also when a
eranzs Administration or directly fighter is cut badly enough to war-
to Congress, as the measure orig- rant stopping, of the fight that the.
inated with them. figher with the most points at
that stage of the battle is .named
Committee Holds te
Forum Monday Air Base
On Monday, Nov. '4, at 8 p.m., c c ,,ntii'i From Page ONE
the Florida Union Forum Commit-
tee will present its first regular case of cold weather, while the
forum of the year in the Union Universiity gym cannot. It is much
auditorium. The topic of discus- more modern, with excellent light-
sion will be "The Crowded Condi- ing effects, and it can be decOrat-
tions .of Gainesyille What -Has ed. The air base gym has a stage
Been Done and What Can Be for the band instead of having to
Done?" construct platform on the cam-
Mr. Sam Ham, secretary of the pus. gym floor, and there are con-
Chamber of Commerce, and Mr. M. cessi6n rooms off the dance floor
B. Parrish, Jr., local contractor, at the base gym."
will represent the town of Gaines- Transportation
ville and Dan Williams, Mayor of The only great disadvantage is
Flavet 1; Ben Mayberry, spark the, transportation difficulty, andi
plug in the new grocery co-op, andSherouse quickly added that ade-
Tom Fridy will represent the stu-quate transportation by bus will
dents. One other representative be furnished to and from the cam.-
for the town will be present. pus and city.
POLL OF i OIN ION
By Alpha Phi Omega
Editor-in-Chief ...... Morty Freedman
PManaging Editor ....... Walter Crews
Business Manager ...... Edgar Davis
EDITORIAL BOARD F 1
"HoW" Gaines, Executive Editor: Johnny Jenkins, Dee
\1i, Wagenen, Associate Editors; Jim Gollacheck, As-
s,:scant -Managing Editor; Elliot Shienfeld, Features Edi-
':c,; Harold *Herman and Bobb MacLeish, Co-Ndws Edi-
t.-3; Berna'rd Ward, Sports: Editor.
CGorge KoWk'aba'ny, Asst. News Editor; Ted Shurt-
lef". Asst. Features Editor; Jordan Bittel, Asst. Sports
Eo;tor; Leo Selden, Copy Editor; Al Fox, Proof
Ea-tor J. Baxley,- Rewrite Editor; Hank Gardner, Head
C,'toonist; Horanc Davis, Jr;, Fraternity Editor; Jean
-'tmore, Society Editor; Lois Scott Weiss, Asat.
".'iety Ed.; Danny Kohl, Exchange Editor; Lou MNei-
se Office Manager; Leo Osheroff, eHad Typist; John
.:. 6rady,, Asst. Rewrite Editor; Les GleichenhalAs,
A.: .isements Editor.
Fen Richards, Assistant Business Manager; Albert
C ;,Iton, Advertising Manager; Walter Martin, Cilec-
t, Manager; George F. Gillespie, Jr., Bookkeeper;
E,'.l Pearson, Business Assistant. '
Third Party In Offing ?
S, -.! -
1n another column of this issue there is
a "Letter to the Editor" protesting the in-
j -itices perpetrated against non-fratern-
Smen on this campus, insofar as politics
: social life is concerned.
The writer of the letter calls for the
i' nationon of a third party to be known as
zt.e Independents, and which would be
l.'iited solely to non-fraternity men. We
n; ree wholeheartedly with the author of
.t e. letter that the independents on this
V mpus are getting what might conserva-
tiv ely be called a "raw deal" so far as
Roth political parties, with an equal
: loiunt of fraternity backing between
tf.em, nominated approximately 50' fra-
rrnity candidates and 50% non-fratern-
i" candidates in the last election, in spite
u- the fact that the 2,000 fraternity men
o- this campus comprise only 30% c of the
-.'-al enrollment of the University.
We agree that the independent has
-.en treated shabbily by the existing pol-
i,:cal parities; we agree that the time is
r'i)e for those two parties to correct these
i justices or for a third party to be estab-
l.,h.ed to correct these inequities; we dis-
za'ree, however, that such a party should,
b, formed from non-fraternity men alone.
Such a move would tend to create a
cl.,avage, a wide breach, between those
i.. fraternities and those not in fraterni-
ti- s. it would'telnd to set up a social dis-
t.iction, which in fact, does not exist. A
ti ird party could represent predominant-
tl the-interests of the independent-but
)n. order to be a true cross-section of
e.'mnpus representation, this party should
have a proportion of its representation al.
Ivted to fraternity men.
In ione paragraph of his letter, the writ-
ec made reference to the fact that the In-
tz'er-Fraternity Conference had allowed
Friday r;,'ht's Frolics dance to the no'n-
>'atOrnity men while keeping the "choice"
SSaturday night date for the fraternity
r1en. The writer also called upon non-
f aternity men to boycott Fall Frolics.
While the letter was obviously written
i:- good faith, the real facts relating to
t'he. Inter-Fraternity Conference's stand on
Frolics do not warrant any criticism of the
actions taken by that group. In the first
apace, Fall Frolics is, and always has
been a function sponsored by the 1FC. in
v.addition to that fact there are these to
1. The IFC must carry the full financial
r sponsibility for the success or failure of
t e function.
2. Over $3,000 has already been raised
b., IFC members and placed in a local
bank as security, upon the stipulation of
tihe booking agents,
3. The IFC is an independent campus
organization, which, like the Rotary Club
Co American Legion, may limit attend-
ance at its functions to its.members alone
if it so desires.
4. In the past, as is being done this
year, non-fraternity meni have always at-
BY LES GLEICHENHAUS
Well, she's here again. Yep, the grandma of
all the red-hot mamas is wielding her big stick
again. It's B. Stanwyck whNo makes a very fine
impression on her aunt's head by parting her
hair with lead cane! Yes, a suspenseful, excit-
ing melodrama of murder, lust, deceit! and real-
istic romance was unltuded on the screen of the
Florida last night in the form of "The Strange
.Love of Martha Ivers." It was shown to an.au-
dience which remained spellbound throughout
the telling of this grim, but fascinating drama.
In fact, it was so quiet in the Florida. last night
that. you.couldn't even hear a popcorn box drop.
"The SL of MI" -tells a sensationally unusual
tale. an insight into the diabolic mind of a com-
pletely evil woman. As a child, she had beaten
her wicked ole aunt to death, an act which sets
the patten for her dark future. Her outlook and
actions shadowed by the guilty knowledge of mur-
der, she senids an innocent man to the chair for
the crime, flaunts, her infidelity into the face of,
and completely dominates her weakling husband,
and twice attempts to kill the man she loves in
her own warped way. This picture is typical of
the Andy Hardy series-bring the kids along-
they'll love it.
CAMPUS CHATTER-Don't miss the Univer-
sity's. Glee Club's "Skit Get-together" on, the
eve of the Florida-Georgia game, in the Roose-
velt Hotel in Jax .... For that cold weather just
around the corner lake a reading in L and L's
for those popular corduroy combos of slax and
sport ja-ckots woolen tartan shirts in Silver-
juan's Jantzen all-wool blazers in Wilson's.
The frat houses along mortgage row are
bui.zing with plans of decor and festivities for
the biggest of all Fall Frolics in December.
Midnight show for Gatowis at the Florida Sat-
rite is "Personality Kid"-the audience participa-
tion is a welcome relief from the featured hami
and hammesses that flitter across the silver screen
S.. Don't forget to keep Novemoer third and fourth
open to hear the Westminster Choir. Trek on
over to the gym' tonight and see the finest. of all
intra-nmural presentations-boxing-it is the. big-
best draw of all intra-mural sports One rea-
son the football season is such a popular time of
the year is because it's the only time a guy can
walk do\mn the street with a blonde on one arm
and a blanket over the other and not encounter
See Joan Davis as a calculus instructor who
unknowingly writes a risque novel about a gal
named Llulu--it's a riot. Starting Tuesday at
the .Florida-"She Wrote the Book." For a
book you cannot put dox wn read "The Hucksters"
it's out of this xwo:ld. Coming to the Florida
this week-end is a gem of a pic--"Anna and the
King of Siam," with Irene Dunne. It marks a
new high in pic entertainment. See it, by ,all
means; it's that rare kind of movie you'll want
to see ag-ain and again.
tended dances sponsored by the IFC. None
have been closed affairs.
5. The only reason the two dances have
been divided into fraternity and non-
fraternity dances instead of splitting the
dances, is because of the limitation on
space available for the dance.
While we firmly believe that the sug-
gestion made in the letter to the effect
that the student government should spon-
sor its own dances, is a worth-while and
progressive one, we are certain that the
IFC, if anything, should be commended
for its handling of the coming Frolics.
leapts Te The Editor
University of Florida m d l f d crac for all univer-
Gainesville, Florida sities to look up to.
U. S. A. I would be interested in receiv-
Dear ing comments on .my proposed
I will was agreably cheerful if plan, particularly from the staff
one of the pupils,, boy, write me of the "Alligator." ... 1.
for support correspondence... "- Yours for better representation,
- I no knew write good the eng- F. REYES.
Please write a long letter as I EDITOR'S NOTE: We do not
am waiting impatiently for yours believe, as Mr. Reyes has stated
news. Send me one your picture, that the Dixie Party has more
The friend, fraternity bonds than the Gator
NEUSA PIMENTEL. Party. For further comment-on
-.---- Mr.. Reyes lettersee the editorial
EDITOR'S NOTE: A picture column. The ALLIGATOR W.el-
of the very lovely Miss Pimen- comes such letters of construct-
'tel, age 7, may. e -ben -b ivpe ,*ritic-mrn of campus,affairs.
contacting.me in ihe ALLIGA- I .".. 1
TOR office. Her address for Mr. Morty Freedman,
those interested, is: Miss Neusa Editor-in-Chief, Florida Alligator,
.Pimentel, Piza Almeida 17. i La Gainesville, Florida.
Ezabvl. D. Federal, Rio de Jan- Dear Sir:.
eiro, Brazil. 1I am penning this note not so
"mu:h I.-, ..nr'lanir, but to.point up
Editor a .:iib.jet that to my .knowledge
The Alligator has been neglected. It concerns
University of Florida our library and their book circu-
Dear Mort: nation system.
Dean Beaty sent me over to see In checking out a tooK you sign
you to have an article put in this your name, thus giving anyone a
week's "Alligator" as regards the clear record as to who has this
Honor System. I have the apple book and the date. This is corn-
concession and am having to fix a mendable. Of course this might be
box with a slot in it and lock it up mistaken (we will mention this
to keep the receipts from being just for the record) by the-bor-
stolen. I lost $5.00 the first week. rower as a question of 'honesty,
This past Monday $7.85 was stolen after all if he borrows a book
(either in apples or money; I have from his instructor or a friend he
no way of, telling). Tuesday $7.96 does not have to issue a receipt.
was stolen and Wednesday $19.66 However, as we know, in a library
was stolen. Naturally, since I was the receipt is useful as an accurate
losing money, I couldn't continue count on.the demand for and con-
to put out. the apples for sale sequently the popularity of a par-
under the old system. ticular book.
Under the new system students Our grievance though is in the
won't be able to make change, as system of returning these books.
the money will be locked up. I just The book is merely laid on the cir-
hope the apples aren't all stolen. culation desk and you get no re-
F. CLYDE STEVENS, JR. ceipt for its return. Again we
state that honesty, this time on
EDITOR'S NOTE: Is honor the part of the librarians, is of no
dead among Florida men? importance. While the book is
laying on this desk the character
Mr. Morty Freedman, -ditor just behind you may appropriate
The Florida All.at,! it. The book also stands an ex-
University of Florida cellent.chance of being shelved be-
Dear Morty: fore being checked in and if it is
Being an avid reader of the "Al- shelved wi'ongly, it triples the
ligator" with particular emphasis chance that the unsuspecting bor-
on the last two issues, I am begin- rower wil receive a card asking
ning to wonder if the University for return of the book and later
of Florida is being run foi the demanding payment. It's at this
minority or the majority in res- point, when you dig into your
pect to its political and social life. pocketbook, that you .begin to
The minority and majority in this wonder if ,an improvement isn't in
case being fraternity and non-fra- line!
eternity respectively, Just dash us off a receipt with
First the political situation, the call number, dates, and a sig-
This last election is a disgrace to nature on it. This would, suffice
a democratic institution. Not only and would entail very little extra
were the candidates mostly frater- work and, even so, there are plenty
nity but one party was even ac- of veteran wives that would love
caused of holding a fake- primary, a job.
the stench of which included the How about some protection ?
odors of bossismm." The primary WM. B. SUMNER.
is the basis of a democracy, and
the voting the duty and privilege Parhar Censur-S
of each of its citizens. The best .
place to educate our. people in this Camnus Vandals
matter is in the school systems of C' V da
We have two parties on the Vithin the past two weeks a
campus, the Dixie and the Gator.- very base sotf vandalism has
The Dixie is considered to be fra- P t id a
eternity and the Gator is supposed- toms .antrr tradithe ideaons of cus-
ly a middle-of-the-roader, but it tonis and teaditons of Florida
still remains that it is primarily newn slo of indignity y reah -
fraternity. No matter who wins rating the memorial dedicated
the election it is still fraternity. to Doctor Mmrphree.
In other words, the minority.rules. Perips ti was done in a
To combat this situation I sg- spirit of mischievousness or just
gest the -formation of a third par- platn thoughtiessnes. Howev-
ty to be known as the "Independ- e it miht hav been I iall
ents" and to be composed of non- true men ef Floria toshelp put
fraternity men. This party to emenofFloatoheput
.foster the principles of a.democ- a, stop to this disgrace to our
racy b having primaries, run hon- student body.
racy by having primaries, runhen- A a further clinching point,
estly, so that the best qualified I ight add that subha dfc-
candidates mn-ay be chosen. Fur-. ing o. public memorials Is in
their, that this party try to edu- isolation of the ferai law and
cate the students as- to their duty unolation aof the feoneral law and
and privilege of voting. With these I feel e maintain o owna
points in mind we can then have a hos without resor to any out-
student government based on dem-I house wtholt restru to .s ot-
ocratic principles and representing side forces. Let us do so,
the majority. HARRY PARHAM,
My second point is that of the ri dent ersy of
social aspects of campus life. I Florida Student Body.
have just finished reading the ar-
ticle on the proposed plans for Fi a.N f il
Fall Frolics and was so happy to C.
learn that the IFC had gTaciously
consented to recognize non-frater- t .FOr N VNO 1
nity men by setting aside one "'-
night for them, Friday night, and Technicolor pictures of the Flor-
keeping the accepted choice spot. ida-North Carolina football game
Saturday night, for themselves. I will be- shown in the University
feel that due to this discrimination auditorium on Friday, Nov. 15, at
all non-fraternity men should re- 8 p.m., it was announced this week
fuse to support this dance, by Bill Moor, chairman of the
My solution to the problem is Florida Union picture show-comn-
this: that President Harry Par- mittee.,
ham appoint a committee, repre- Next Tuesday the pictures of the
sentative of all factions, to plan Florida-Vandy game will be shown
future Frolics or other social ac- in the Florida Union auditorium,
tivities on the campus so that the University auditorium being
these activities will be for the stu- previously engaged. However, pic-
dents of the Univerl-sity and not for 'tur.es of the North Carolina game
a selected few. will be shown in the University au-
Let us make this University a ditoriun.
Staniey Fletcher Murals Boxers Slug It Out
Stanley Fletcher, an outstanding
i erpreter of the wbrks of Cho-
rt, wilt be presented:in a request
concert of Chopin numbers in the
Cniversit at uditorint Thursday,
hree, Univer sity oron of Muist recent-
Proceeds piano concert are bet will
e used for the establishment of a Approximately 1400 students turn out each night to watch the
tricounceddin rphrsstated ta n -
.uch a library ivould be invaluable tonight in the New G *m.
-to music-loves and that the proj-
.--t is most worth while.qst h
No Ads1nce Sale
There will be no advance sale
missionn to the concert will be 60
centss e for students and s81.20 for
che general public. n
By Charles Geer
For the first time in four years
the walls of Florida Union echoed
'co the cries of "Four no trump,"
-'Double':" "Redouble!" Last Fri-
day evening the First of a series
f* bridge tournaments got under
-vay. Over twenty tables were set
up in Florida Union Auditorium
-o accommodate the large crowd
rf bridge addicts who signed up
"?or the event.
Winners and runners-up of the
initial tournament last Friday
vith their respective scores are as
oll.ows: North-South: Young and
AitcLaughlin, 209; Murray and Mil-
wr, 188 1-2. East-West: Nelson
nmd Walker, 198; Winfrey and
Finki Promises More
Friday's event was the first of
e v e r a 1 bridge tournaments
planned for the current school
year by the Florida Union Com-
mittee on Tournaments. Abbey
Fink, chairman of the committee,
"stated that another bridge event is
scheduled to be held in about three
Week Of Nov. 1st
LAST TIMES TODAY
Penny Singleton ir "Life with
Basil Rathbone in
"Woman In Green"
Sat. Sun. Mon.
That doulte.-rouble dame! "
That 'God ii My Co.pilot' guy'
C c c a,. SYDN ,
REGINALD GARDINER S. Z. SAKALL
TOBERT SHAYNE PETER GOODREY
screen Play by Lionel Houser naee Commaneini
frof a" Original ilory by Aileen inrm
'"ORESSED TO KILL"
eed For Campus Press
By Jack Bryan
A long-standing dream of many Florida students and
faculty members may become a reality in the. near future.
Student Body President Harry Parham announced the
appointment this week of Frank Duckworth, Edgar Davis,
and Louis Leibovitz to a committee
to investigate the feasibility of es-
tablishing a University printing
plant on the campus.
SV V Headed By Duekworth
Duckworth, spokesman an d
a chairman of the committee, dis-
Aclosed Tuesday that the group will
Deadline follow two basic plans of inquiry.
They- will first canvass the res-
By Alan Westin peceive deans, department heads,
staffs of student publications to
Official deadline for all organ- determine to what extent each is
izations to contact the 1947 Semi- handicapped by the present lack
nole was set at Nov. 17, announced of a University press to do their
Alan Westin. organizations editor. printing tasks.
All presidents, secretaries or fac- estimates from each official as to
ulty advisors are requested to ap- the amount of material each would
pear for an interview beginning desire published if the cost were
Nov. 4 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Monday much cheaper and the quantity un-
through Friday, limited, as it would be if we had
Dates Set our own press.
h eill Secr'c Estimates
Sw w'wS lWU !a 6ALw& l a tafia4I 42 a a a At this time dates will be set ... .-. -"....
for the taking of photographs Finally, according to Duckworth,
By Harold Herman since the section has inaugurated if definite need of a press is prov-
Ronald Reagan and Jane Wyman, well known screen the policy of action shots instead en the committee will compile
t-of the individual pictures. The their findings, and will turn to au-
stars, will do the preliminary judving and pick the final- persons representing the groups thorities in the journalism depart-
ist for the Seminole Beauty Queen, who will be accorded should also see Al Sheehan, busi- ment and other experts in the pub-
full honors and will reign over Fall Frolics weekend, Pat ness manager as soon as possible, locations field to secure, estimates
O'Neal, Editor of the 1947 Semi- to pay for their pages in the book.! and technical data as to the actual
nole, announced this weeK. Active Organizations size, type, and cost of a printing
Snole announced ths wee Actve Organizations plant which would be adequate to
Tew INamtes The queen will be chosen from; The following organizations are meet University requirements.
" l An l photographs submitted by mne stu- listed as active this year and must
"M ale Animal dents. The deadline for these pic- see the staff before the date men-
tures will be on November 22. tioned above: Ig
PrOduction Crew Portraits are perferred and the IFC, Blue Key, Florida Players, Phi Eta Sigma
pictures should be left at the University Glee Club, University Op T Fr h
The managers for the production Florida Union desk with the name Symphony Orchestra, F i g h t i n Open o ros
c and the hometown of the girl and Gator Band, Florida Union, Gator
crew which will work on the Flor- the name and address of the stu- Pep Club, Cheerleaders,, "F" Club, At a meeting last Tuesday night
,da Players' presentation of the denrts on the back. University Radio Guild, Lyceum of the Campus Chapter of Phi Eta
three-act comedy, "The Male An- After the two -screen stars pick Council and University Debate So- Sigma. national freshman honor-
imal," to be presented on Nov. 18, the top beautys, the photographs city. Also, all organizations as- ary fraternity. Bob Connelly was
19, 20, have been chosen, it was will be returned and the finalists sociated with colleges and curricu- selected to represent the member-
announced this week by Professor will be invited to ,the University la should sign up for their pages; ship at the national convention.to
Roy E. Tew, director of the play. of Florida campus for the big these include Law, Business Ad- be held soon at Iowa City, Iowa.
Ten Named weekend. ministration, Journalism, Engi- President Frank Stanley then
Those chosen were Leldon Mar- neering, Mathematics, Chemistry, appointed .committees to handle
tin, assistant to the director; Dick CELEBRITIES CONTACTED Military, Forestry, Horticulture, arrangements for the forthcoming
Jones, set designer; George Har- The finalists will be judged at Les e-Medical, Agricultural and th- banquet and initiation.
bold, house manager; Ray Noble, Brown's concert on Friday after- 3.5 Average Needed
program designer; Dick Jones, Brown's concert on Friday after- Third Group The requirement for member-
Marvin Ramber, electricians; Rus- noon and from them, the Seminole The third group arm tne clubs; ship in Phi Eta Sigma is an ay-
sell Foland, makeup artist; Jimmy Beauty Queen will be selected, such as the International Relations erage of 3.5 for the first semester
Miller, sound effects manager; Those finalists who aren't able to Club, Society for the Advancement or first and second semesters of
Elihu Edelson, Oscar Rappaport, attend will appear in the beauty of Management, Fine Arts Club, attendance at the University.
poster designers. section of the 1947 Seminole. Well Block and Bridle, Astronomy Club There are a number of students
Students are still needed for the known celebrities are bein- con- and all others that may be active on campus who are eligible for
production crew. Those interest- or intend to reactivate this semes-
ed are asked to watch hthe Orange tacted to appear here, and the ter. Any professors knowing of membership, but have not filled
and Blue bulletin for the time and judge for the final selection will clubs that will be started anew are out application forms. If you can
place of the next meeting: be announced later, asked to drop their names on a- meet the requirement listed above,
postcard and mail it to the Semi-: please see Dean-Price; Language
nole office immediately. and file your plication.
i, and file your 'application.
CONTINUOUS FROM 1.r0 P.M.
TODAY & SATURDAY
SUNDAY & MONDAY
MAGNIFICENT! A UNFORGETTABLE!
TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY
FUN GOES WHAMOROUS! ."
JOAN .- ,, : '
DAVIS "- ,s' '
JACK OAKIE .
MISCHA AUERsday "CAESAR CELOATRA"
Starts Thursday "CAESAR &t CELOPATRA"
The Next Seven Days
Hillel Foundation, Fla., Union 208, 7:30 p. m.
Carnegie Set, Fla., Union 305, 3:00-5:30 p. m.
Masonic Grcup, Fla., Union Aud., 7:30 p. m.
Exec., Committee, Gator Vets, Fla. Union 208, 1:30 p. m.
Westminster Choir, University Aud., 8:30 p. m.
Hillel Foundation, Fla., Union 209, 7:00 p. m.
Carnegie Set, Fla., Union 305, 2:00-4:00 p. m.
Westminister Choir, University Aud., 8:00 p.m.
Alligator Staff, Fla.., Union, 8, 7:30 p. m.
Hillel Foundation, Fla., Union 208. 8:30 *p. m.
Carnegie Set, FIa. Union 305. 3:00-5:00 n. m.
Wanberg Committee Room, Fla.. Union 7:00-8:00 p. m.
6:00-7:30 p. m.
Alpha Kanspa Psi Smoker. Fla.. Union 305, 7:30 p. m.
Forum, Florida, Union Auditorium, 8:00 p. m.
University Flying' Club, Florida Union 210, 7:00 p. m.
Coop Grocery, Florida Union 208, 7:30 p. m.
I. F. C., Florida Union 209, 7:30 p. m.
A. V. C., Florida Union 305, 7:30 p. m.
Carnegie Set, Florida Union 305, 3:00-5:00 p. m.
Cavaliers, Florida Union 308, 7:00 p. m.
Free movies, Same time as Monday. Florirlia Union Auditorium.
Florida, football movies, Florida Union Auditorium, 8:00 p. m.
APO Poll of Opinion, Commititee Room, 7:00 p. m.
Free movies, Florida Union Auditorium, 12:00-1:30 p. m. and
Carnegie Set, Florida Union 305, 3:0G'5:00 p. m.
Veterettes, Florida Union 305, 7:30 p. m.
Free movies, 12:00 to 1:30 p. m. and 6:00 p. m. Fla., Union Aud.
Mathematics Olub, Fla., Union 209; 4:00 p. m.
Christian Science, Fla., Union 210, 7:30 p. m.
Los Picaros, Florida Union 210', 8:30 p. m.
Carnegie Set, Florida Union 305, 3:00-5:00 p. m.
Alpha Phi Omega, Florida Union 305; 7:00 p. m.
Newcomers Club, Florida Union Lounge, 3'00 p. m.
Free movie shows, Florida Union Audit.rnuir. 7:00 and 11:00 p.m.
Stanley Fletcher, Piano Concert, Uri-.ersity AUd., c..15 p. in.