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Council Action Brings Protests
Dorm For Co-Eds
By Ted Shartleff
Protests flowed in imme-
diately last week to the State
Board of Control, the Uni-
veisity and the student body
Executive Council following
passage by the latter group of res-
olution to grant Murphree Hall to
coeds this fall.
Feeling that they weren't con-
sulted on the matter, residents in
Murphree promptly dispatched tel-
egrams, letters and petitions ask-
ing that their wishes be given con-
Passed 25 to 5
The resolution passed by a 25
to 5 vote. Four men spoke against
it in Executive Council meeting
Thursday night. Murphree inter-.
ests were unofficially represented
by Joe Johnston, who lives in Sec-
.However, if results of an ALLI-
GATOR survey taken Wednesday
night in two sections of Murphree
Hall are representative of the en-
Contn-aed On Page FIVE
Shnmn Dan- ;
VOL. 38, NO. ,"'" UNIV. OF FLORIDA, GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA MAY 6, 1947
Delegates To FIPA-FSG Convention
To Deliver Address
The University of Flor-
ida s largest post-war grad-
uating class will receive 285
degrees here during Com-
mencement week-end exer-
cises June 8 and 9, President
John J. Tigert announced
Numbering 222 veterans of
SWorld War II the two day exer-
cises will confer 284 degrees on
281 candidates, three of whom are
candidates for two degrees each.
34 Masters Degrees
Degrees include 251 bachelors
and 34 masters. There are no can-
didates for the Doctorate.
Dr. Willard L. Sperry, dean of
the Harvard Divinity School, will
preach the baccalaureate sermon
and President John J. Tigert will
deliver the commencement address
at graduation exercises June 8 and
9 at the University of Florida, it
was announced today.
The baccalaureate will be held
Sunday afternoon in the Univer-
Continued On Page TWO
T Pictured above are some of the delegates who attended the joint Florida Intercollegiate Press Ass.- a-
iaton FloridStudeit Governimenf joint convene ion here last week-end. Schools eprepresented at the V
convention were Stetson, Florida Southern, Tampa, St. PeterSburg Junior College, Florida State College
and the University of Florida. B
By Jim Gollacheck By PEt Patillo
In reply to questions by many Leon McKim, outstanding Var-
students concerning the Saturday Ghiotto H 2rdeeThm Di sity debater, was elected to the
classes which have been scheduled presidency of the Florida Debate
for s the enngb sc ul Ghse tdTo Hardee Turnbul ed Freshman Dies bater, as elected t the
o or thesummeresSessionslMr.R.hS.IUn xd society, at a smoker held by the
Johnson, Registrar, explained his Elected To Head Unexpectedly n groupTuesday night. theroffi-
stand on the situation this week. POIIiCal Party UF B A BnI cers were Jerry Gordon vice-pres-
Six-Day Week -nn lo n' 4I irmary ident, and Dick Crago, secretary.
"We are planning to run classes' I I John Crews is the retiring presi-
six days a week this summer be-: Bob Ghio:to, freshmann in Law By Jack Bryan dent
cause there is no other possible College, and C. J. Hardee, junior New president oi the Inter- dent.
solution to the problems of limit- in Arts and Sciences, were elect-' Fraternity Conference is Bill Glenn Pierce Anderson, 2j, TKA Taps Nix
ed space and time requirements ed to head the newly organized I Turnbull, SAE, who was elected freshman student from Tampa Later in the evening, Tau Kap-
which have grown more complex All-Students Party at the first Wednesday night to succeed Joedied unexpectedly earl Moda pa Alpha, national *honorary
with the increased summer school meeting of the party held last Fri- Sherouse, ATO. ed unexpectedly early Monday speech fraternity, extended invi-
enrollment," Johnson said. day night: Bill Scruggs, Jr., sec- Jack Clark, Phi kappa Tau, morning in the University infirm- stations to membership to six out-
Crediting Demands retary, and John Norris, treas- was cLzIsen to head the summer ary after complications from a standing Florida debaters. They
"The first major problem to con- -urer, were the other officers elect- activities of the IFC, which will be lifelong illness which resulted in were: Allan Westin, Ger-id Gor-
tend with is the demand by the ed. active this summer for the second a blood clot on the brain, an, Edward John ho inge, Bill Chappel,
Crediting Association ,that a spec- Statement Made itme in its history: and John Chownng.
ific amount of time be spent on In a statement to the press Turnbull and Clark were IFC Was A Sigma Chi Memorial To Hopkins
each course offered," Johnson ex- the co-chairmen stated, "We are members tnrougnouL uie past Anderson, a member of the A motion was passed by the
plained. "To meet this require- unalterably opposed to 'Boss year and were instrumental in Sigma Chi fraternity, was a na- grcsup to the effect that the pos-
ment we must run 80 minute Crump' methods practiced by the securing the bands of Les Brown sibility of a memorial to the late
classes five days or 65 minute Gator party in dictating to their and Harry James for Fall and tive of Hastings, Fla., and was A. A. Hopkins, who for fifteen
classes six days a week. It is easy members who have been elected Spring Frolics. buried Tuesday afternoon in the years served as debate coach, be
to see that by running shorter to office. We believe such prac- Other officers for the regular Oak Hill Cemetery at Palatka, locked into.
classes more sections can be in- tices are low principled,. unfair, se. sion are Ed Davis, Beta Theta with more than 60 of his trater- Commended By Eubank
structed each day which will help unjust, dictatorial and a detri- Pi; vice president; Albert Bass, nity brothers attending the rites Dr. Wayne C. Eubank commend-
solve the important problem of ment to our Student Govern- Theta Chi, secretary; and Kenny and serving as, active and honor- ed the Gator speakers present on
lack of adequate space. ment." O'Hare, Sigma Chi, treasurer, ary pallbearers, the excellent job they have done
OGffer More Courses Background Given During the summer term E. B. Graduated this year. He spoke particularly
"Before the war our summer Hardee is a past treasurer Griffis, Chi Phi, will be in as vice uaof the "cordial relations main-
session enrollment was almost en- of the ATO fraternity. He has president; I. D. Brown, Phi Gam- The Tampa youth graduated gainedd between the Flori;a Teams
tirely composed of teachers and also served as secretary of tne: ma Oelta, secretary; and James with the 1946 class of Hills- and their opponents and the con-
graduate students with very few Dixie Party Ghiotto is a past I Hart:ey, Delta Cmii, treasurer. borough High School, where he genial relationships among mem-
regular college students; conse- chairman of the Florida Party. He 'tiring President Sherouse was a member of the 1945 Ter- bers of the team."
quently we offered few regular' is a member of the board of direc- | says that all phases of fraternity rier football squad and was ac- Favor Murals Debate
courses. With ,the return to col- tors of the Student Coop and a life will go ahead this summer tive in DeMolay circles. His par- The society went on record in
lege of many veterans who wish District Commissioner of Flavet just as during the fall and winter ents and two brothers, all of Tam- the business meeting as in favor
to attend college all year we have III. sessions. This includes rushing. pa, survive. of a University-sponsored intra-
been faced with the problem -f of a Uniersity-sponsored nt nextra-
offering more of the regular -mural debate tou'irnament next
courses andemany of the upper di- Sy te Orieo O Po Revea year
vision courses which were never r e uu Uirve
offered before in summerr school.
R fT d s Slightly over.half of the student fee to pay for campus wide social out the state on the Honor Code igator~ Banque
ROTC Students body -celieves it received adequate functions? Yes-564. No-238. of the University of Florida? Yes
Orientation upon the Honor Code, Favor Dances -580. No-214. diversity ed Tonig
arch 50 M iles but nearly two to one voted that 3. Do you think these dances 6. Downed printing press? Yes-742.
but' ne............. .............. owned printing press? Yes-742.
The average -ROTC student
marines, during rwo n-il pe-
riods a week, approximately 50
miles every year that he takes
Since there are 905 cadets,
ngures snow nat mre entire
regiment walks a total of 45,000
miles per year.
This is equal to 1 and 8/10
tlmes around the earth-OR 308
one-way trips from Gainesville
to Tallahassee, OR 154 round
This marching wears out a
total ef 900 soles, 900 heels, and
Discouraging, isn't it?
) should be held on different week-
t hey were not adequately orien- s iut oe ne on mierenl wee~-No-63.
i tated as to Student Government ends i approxim a o7. Are you in favor of a student
according to a poll taken last the student body attending each body owned and operated
week by Alpha Phi Omega, Na- function on a college rating? Yes (a) Laundry? Yes-701. No-
tional Service Fraternity. -383. No-396. 106.
3,I0- Questionnaires 4. Do you feel that when you (b) Dry Cleaning? Yes-684.
Three thousand questionnaires first entered the University of No-109.
were distributed by APO pledges Florida that ycu were adequately 8. Would you favor transfer-
to a representative section of the orientated as ,to the ring the soda fountain from the
student body, with ten questions (a) Honor Code-Yes-44,0. No jurisdiction of the cafeteria to
I of vital interest affecting- student -377. that of the Florida Union? Yes-
government. The complete re- (b) Student Government-Yes 640. No-1IG5.
sults of the poll were as follows: -297. N- -537. 9. What type of publicity do you
1. Do you believe that more (c) Int2. mural Program-Yes- think would appeal to the major-
campus wide social functions 326. No-4 33. ity of students presently enrolled
should be held by the student 5. Are you in favor or sending on the Honor System? (Various
body? Yes-685. No-164. the Chancellor and Clerk of the answers).
2. Are you in favor of a small Honor Court to speak to the vari- 10. Were you once a Boy Scout ?
addition to the student activity oIus high school seniors through- Yes-558. No-234.
The annual FLC3IDA ALLI-
GATOR banquet will be held to-
night at 6:30 p.m. at the Prim-
rose Grill, Editor-in-Chief Mor-
tv Freedman announced yester-
All tho hose names appear
on this wik's masthead of the
puorcation as. star members
and staff Pssistants are invited
t, the banquet, Freedman said.
The banquet, he emphasized, is
paid for by THE ALLIGATOR,
in appreciation for the work of
its staff members.
Announcement of key win-
ners will be the feature event of
2 THE FLORIDA ALLIGATOR
Pre sident Of 'F' (Iu
Hank Gardner, ace Florida high jumper from Tampa,
was electcJ president of the "F" Club last Tuesday night,
w ith Bill "Tiger" Adams of St. Petersburg taking the vice
Bobby Ennis, Tampa, was installed as secretary, with
Jim Billings, Miami, treasurer, and Bill Turner, St.. Peters-
Retiring officers are: Bill Ra- for the coming fall and spring se-
born, president; "Junior" Horsey, sters
vice. president; Otis Mooney, sec- mesters-
retar-y-treasurer, and Broughton The program is to, encourage
VWilliams, sergeant-at-arms. Florida High School athletes to
Tell Program for Club attend their own state university
The "F'.' Club, consisting of all
1-ettermen in major sports here,, instead of going out of state, to
has set forth an intensive program re-arouse the waning spirit of the
Florida student body for-the back-
ing of Gator sports events, and to
r uad'uafion .
Continued From Page ONE
sity Auditorium at 4 p.m., and
will be immediately followed by
the annual Vesper Tea in Bryan
Lounge, Florida Union.
Traditional commencement con-
vocation will be held at Florida
Field Monday evening at 8 o'clock,
when 281 graduates will receive
Dr. Sperry, dean of the Divinity
* School *of Harvard University
since 1922, has lectured widely in
this country and in England and is
author of some 13 books, including
"Rebuilding 'Our World" publish-
ed in 1943.
Ak former dean of the- National
Council on Religion. in Higher ,Ed-
ucation, Dr. Sperry. is a fellow of
the American Academy of Arts
and Sciences and a trustee of
Vassar. As a Rhodes Scholar he
received a BA degree at Oxford
University, later taking his MA
and DD at Yale and a D. Litt at
The annual Vesper Tea follow-
ing. the baccalaureate will be giv-
en by the University Women's
Club in honor -of Dr. and Mrs.
Tigert, Dr. Sperry, seniors, and
Dr. Tigert, who will retire as
president of the University in
September, after 19 years as its
head, will deliver the commence-
ment address and confer degrees
on Florida's largest postwar grad-
iating class, including 222 vet-
erans of World War II. Due to
the large class, the commence-
ment convocation will-be held in
Florida Field stadium.
assist in making viSitirL tiieaIu
stays here pleasant and memora-
To Dean Truster
Law students at the Univer-
sity of Florida Tuesday present-
ed Dean Harry R. Trusler, who
retires as. head of the College of
Law in June, with a. jeweled
watch as a token of appr-eciation
of his 38 years of service to the
University ana legal 'profession.
Presentation of the gifts was
made by William .Durden, Jack-
Ssonville, president of the John
Marshall Bar Association on be-
half of the students.
Members of the. law college
faculty at the same time pre-
sented the retiring dean. with a
gold. watch chain and a pen,
and, pencil set.
Alpha Phi Omega men who
will have some free time to-
morrow morning are asked to
go to the University swimming
pool at 9 to assist in running a
swimming meet for Boy Scouts
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SCrosby Elected THE FLORIDA ALLIGATOR
i Flavet Ill Mayor; /Zommencent Speakers
Council Chosen ..
John Crosby, junior engineering
student, was recently elected May-
or or Flavet No.3 in an election
held by the residents of the new
Elected at the same time as
Crosby were seven commissioners
who, With their district numbers,
are as follows: Ray Marsh, 1;
Angus W. Harriett, 2; G. 0. Prin-
gle, 3; Bd6 Ghiotto, 4; Ralph
Blunt, 5; Bobby Ennis, 6; and C.
P. Willis, 7.
Projects now under considera-
tion by the Flavet's government
include the construction of. a
building to house 8 Bendix wash-
ing machines, the purchase of
playground equipment furnished
by a donation from ,the American
Legion, and the naming and mark- The speakers for commencement exercises are pietured above li-.
ing of streets. Willard L. Sperry (left), dean of the Harvard Divinity School, will,
:give the baccalaureate sermon June 3 at 4 p.m. in the University an-
85 SMART! CAGH IN ON ditorium. President John J. Tigert (right) will deliver the coTr-
mencement address at graduation ceremonies June 9 at 8 p.m. in
Florida Field stadium.
SERITE STATION Elect Freednan. Gaines
RE PUTATION FOR
RELIABILT Top FIPA Offices
By Ted Shurtleff
Morty Freedman, retiring editor of the ALLIGATOR,
A was elected president of the Florida lnter-Collegia:e
Press Association and Pen Gaines, incoming editor of t. e
.. 'Gator, was made alternate president at the combii, d
S Florida Student Government-Press Association meeti:,
here last week-end.
.OR Doyle Bluemle, Tampa U. stu-
dent, was installed as president state high school press convent. n
of the Florida Student Govern- and publications contest htre
ment Association. next winter. One was to be h- d
Stalhvorth Chairman this Spring but was cancelled.
Chairman of the convention, At the banquet Saturday night
which was attended by about 25 for the delegates, Dr. W. W. E:-r-
persons from universities and col- mann, former member of Milita-y
leges in the state, was Herb Stall- Intelligence, and now with the
worth, former Chancellor of the
Honor Court here. University's sociology department,
Next Fall's convention will be talked on the racial problem as -E-
at Stetson, while Florida South- lated to the entire country. DE.rn
ern will play host to the Spring R. C. Beaty preceded him,e-
gathering. minding th rleleates of the e-
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Etred as second class mail matter, .January 30, 1915, at the post office
at Gainesville, Fla., under the act of Congress of March 3, 1879.
ESTABLISHED IN 1908
Editor-in-Chief. ...................... Morty Freedman
Managing Editor ....................... Walter Crews
Business Manager ...................... Edgar Davis
Executive Editor. "Pan" Gaines; Associate Editors, Johnny Jenkins,
Bob MacLeish, Dee Van Wagenen. Johnny Walker; Assistant Editor, Ted
Shrurtleff; Assistant Managing Editors, Jim Gollacheck and Harold Her-
man; Features Editor, Elliot Shienfeld; News Editor, Pat Patillo; Sports
Editor, Bernie AWard.
Assistant Features Editor, Marty Lubov; Assistant News Editor,
George Kowkabnany; Co-Assistant Sports Editors, Jordan Bittel and Ray
Jacobson; Campus Editors, Neil Evans, Jack Harper and Sanford Schnler;
Copy Editor, Leo Selden; Proof Editor, Bill Dunlap; Re-Write Editor,
Jack Bryan: lntramurals Editor, Bill Boyd; Society Editor, Jean Whit-
more: Amusements Editor, Les Gleichenhaus; Exchange Editor, Lou Mei.-
sel; Office Manager, Shep Faber; Head Typist, Leo Osheroff; Music Edi-
tor, Gerald Clarke; Fraternity Editor, Horance Davis.
Ken Richards. Assistant Business Manager; Albert Carlton, Advertis-
ing Manager; Walter Martin, Collection Manager; George Gillespie, Book-
keeper; John Bonner, Circulation Manager; Ted Vetter, Assistant Circu-
lation Manager; Walter Brown. Office Manager; Charles Eldredge, Chick
Calvit, Rudy Thornberry, Jordon Ansbacher, Solicitors.
Our Swan Song
This is our swan song!
With this issue of THE ALLIGATOR, the 1946-47 staff
bows out and a new s4-aff takes over for next year.
Looking back in retrospect, we are immodest enough
to believe that this year's ALLIGATOR has accomplished
a lot, in spite of the occasional sniping at staff members
by disgruntled crmpii. politicians who were' at variance
with our contention VI "t campus politics has been in the
control of a select fey- "bosses."
.z But getting down to ti-e bigger issues, THE ALLIGA-
TOR early in the. year plugged heavily for more and bet-
ter housing for students, an-d for alleviation of the crowd-
ed classroom conditions. We vociferously fought the in-
adequate football date-ticket provisions also.
Later on in the year we attempted to point out the in-
equalities existing in the campus social set-up wherein the
non-fraternity man had almost no facilities for recreation
in the form of dances or social week-ends.
Still believing that the independent on campus was be-
ing discriminated against, we supported the aims of the
Florida Party in giving independents a. v.oice.in the nomi-
nation of candidates for election. .We sided with the
Florida Party, Bill O'Neal and Don Jones when the "social
Week-end Fund" amendment was introduced and urged
Still fighting discrimination, we supported the move
which did away with a clause in the election laws which
allowed only fraternity men to contribute to political par-
ties. All this at the risk of being labeled "anti-fraternity,"
although we published all fraternity news whenever pos-
sible within the limitationsof space, and in spite of the
fact that we are a staff made up predominantly of fra-
More recently we have supported the fine legislative
program of University expansion which was led by the
student administration and the Committee of Sixty-Seven.
Within the last few weeks we have exposed the con-
ditions whereby cafeteria food prices have risen ten per-
cent and have aired the issue thoroughly in THE ALLI-
Also, we have tried to point out in recent weeks that
the danger exists, that by the fall semester we may have
a one-party system of politics on campus as a result of the
grouping of most of the fraternities in one party. We be-
lieve that it is still not too late to remedy this tendency.
We are not so blind as to believe that there has been
total agreement with most of our policies. However, we
are certain of two things: First, we have at all times urged
what we honestly believed to be in the best interests of
the University and the student body, and secondly, we
have been of the belief 4hat a newspaper, like a person,
must have a soul.
This year THE ALLIGATOR has had a soul!
What Price Politics ?
Recently we called attention to a tendency towards
one-party politics on the campus. We said that the cen-
tralization of fraternities in the Gator Party, and the en-
suing top-heaviness in bloc votes would eventually force
the opposition party to give up the fight.
Actions by the Executive Council last Thursday night
bear out our contentions.
Although the student body constitution provides for
the President of the Student Body.to name the members
of his cabinet subject to ratification of his nominations by
the Executive Council, only one of the appointments made
by President John Crews last week was accepted by the
All of the eight men nominated by Crews were emi-
nently qualified for the posts to which they had been
named.* Those not certified by the council were refused
for political reasons-all but two had supported Crews,
who, as cabinet members, they are supposed to assist-a
Have we then reached the point where party chieftains
dictate the make-up.of the whole student government ad-
I THE- SECvCE THEY ONLY RPLAi-o ON I
S IRT TON
By Barbara Wickham
Letters To The Editor
Explains Delta Sigma's Position.
This letter has as its purpose the clarification of a controversial
matter mentioned in two instances in last week's Alligator. In your
editorial you asserted that Delta Sigma Fraternity is supporting the
Gator Party. Delta Sigma was further mentioned in a news article
which reported this fraternity as being the center of a dispute be-
tween the two campus political parties, as to whether the Gator Par-
ty has 12 or 13 frats in their ranks.
I wish to reestablish the fact that, as yet, Delta Sigma has NOT
pledged itself to any political party! It should be further understood
,that Alan Fox, a member of Delta Sigma, ran for the Sophomore Ex-
ecutive Council as an individual independent of his fraternity. He
represents only himself and the people who voted for him.
It would have been wise and fair, I believe, for any such controver-
sial matter to be settled NOT by competitive cognizancebut by get-
ting the facts from the supposed source of the controversy,-in
this case, Delta Sigma Fraternity! .
Eldward M. Penson, D. S.
Disagrees With Murphree Stand
Shades of the service!..I would like to know what Mr. Crews meant.
in his letter to Pres. Tigert in which he stated "It is necessary,
therefore, that we make known to the young women of the state that
Murphree Hall will be set aside for their accommodation and that it is
with pleasure that the men, both veteran and non-veteran, relinquish
their priority on the same."
Has Mr. Crews talked do any boys that have been waiting all year
to get in the permanent dorms. I don't think many of us will release
our so called priority with the greatest of pleasure. It just doesn't
seem fair to me that fellows who lived at the air base and other off
campus quarters and who are now living in the temp. dorms should
be made to go through the same inconvenience again next Sept. just
so the playboys of the campus can have their girl friends next
door to them.
I like girls just as much as the next fellow but when it comes to
giving up my chances for a permanent dorm .that' is where my af-
fection stops! We have done without girls here (and in the service)
for quite some time, and if these future coeds don't want to take there
turn in the temp. dorms as we are doing well they can either con-
tinue to go to Tally or wait until some womans dorms are construct-
ed here on the campus.
It seems a fellow has to be a big wheel on the campus, be married
or belong to a frat in order to secure quarters that would be somewhat
convenient and comfortable. I don't see any of the fellows living in
permanent dorms or in fraternities yelling at the top of their voices;
offering to give 'up their quarters to coeds.
'P. S.' Married couples, without children are living in one of the
temp. dorms now. Why can't the future coeds of Florida do the same;
or do they have children ?
'Gator Lauded By Camera Club
Dear Mr. Freedman,
I wish to extend my thanks in behalf of the University Camera Club
for the kind assistance you have rendered us thru your newspaper dur-
ing this year. Your splendid cooperation in numerous request have
aided us immensely.
Without such an effective medium througnl which to inform other
interested students of our various activities, undo'ubtfully, the Club
couldn't have attained its present eminence on the campus.
Again we thank you for your considerate cooperation in aiding
to promote the Welfare of our newly Reorganized Camera Club. Suc-
cess to you and all your new journalistic endeavors.
University Camera Club
Jason A. Hailey
Well, this is it-my finis, clos-
ing words, swan song or what
have you. You see exams start
too soon for comfort and after
that I will be graduated (provid-
ing of course ,that they can de-
cide if we are the last class of
FSCW or the first class of FSU
or even a class at all. So if you
don't mind I'm going to remin-
isce-if you do mind you can
just turn to the sports section.
My freshman year this column
was written by Barbara Constans,
i senior from G'ville. Then in 1944
my roommate Louise Sims and I
took it over. The school was small
and we knew most of the students
(including some big shots like
"main spring" Bill Rion, editor
Johnny Walker, and football hero
Bill Gilmartin). By our junior
year Louise was too busy being
a BTO to write the column so
I kept on alone. All went well till
spring ,then I became involved in
a feud to finish with Bob Mann
of the Alligator. Got so bad I
had to wear dark glasses and a
false mustache to spring froliqs.
But that passed cause "Bo trans-
f e r r e d : ~'
' y senior year-that's this ohe
-I carried bravely on. It wasn't
,too bad except for a little cen-
soring and perhaps a trifle differ-
ence of opinion over coeducation.
I wonder if there'll be a need
for a girl to boy letter since
FSCW has become a thing of the
past. I'll be watching to see if
the space formerly given to sere-
nades will be taken over with
the football scores between- the
It has been an experience I
won't forget. Only hope Tally-
grams has been able to make you
laugh, make you mad or. maybe
even take the place of the letter
your girl forgot to write.
Don't think it ain't been charm-
Gator Staff men
Les Gl'elchenhaus, Amusemeint
Editor of THE ALLIGATOR, was
removed from the list of those el-
igible for keys given by the publi-
cation and credit for this year's
work on the ALLIGATOR by
Gleichenhaus was taken away as
a result of action taken by the
bord of student publications at
its last meeting.
Result Of Column
The action was the result of the
April 25 "Campus Carnival' col-
umn by Gleichenhaus, which ac-
cording to the board was in poor
Morty Freedman, editor-in-chief,
was reprimanded by the board for
allowing the column to appear.
The motion on Freedman read,
"That Mr. Freedman; editor-in-
chief of THE FLORIDA ALLIGA-
TOR, be reprimanded by the board
for allowing to be printed in the
FLORIDA ALLIGATOR the col-
umn, "Campus Carnival," by Les
Gleichenhaus dated April 25, 1947,
and further that .reprimand be
published in next week's FLORI.
An amendment was made to the
motion which read, "Move that we
amend the above motion to' repri-
mand the Editor to include pro-
vision that colunm willbe deleted
from next week's ALLIGATOR."
Commenting on the board's'
action, Freedman said, "It is al-
most impossible for one man to
check on all the copy that goes,
into the paper, however, I accept'
full responsibility for publishing
the column. I agree that it was in.
foul taste, and had I been able to.
check it, it would not have been
"Board Unduly Harsh"
Freedman added that "I be-
lieve the board was unduly harsh
on Gleichenhaus in not giving him
credit for his year's work, merely
because he slipped up one time on
the quality of his column."
Lettffers To The Editor YeatonTo Retre
Blasts Saturday Class Policy After 20 Years
At the risk of having my ticket punched, but with sincere hope
that I may help to crystalize opinion on a new issue.. I would like to
voice my disappointment and indignation concerning the six day
study week being installed in the coming session. '
For the past two semesters I have looked forward to the summer .
session, when it wculd become possible to visit my home, which I have :
seen entirely too infrequently for four years, without skipping class-
es to do it.
I am certain that hundreds of other twelve month per year students '
here face similar problems, not to mention in detail the considerations
of past University performance, the ability of other overcrowded col-
leges to dispense with Saturday classes, and the effects of the addi-
tional mental fatigue attending the non-existent relaxation of con-
sciencious six-day-per-week study.
There will be excuses advanced, of course, but are they of such ".
a nature that intelligent action cannot remove them? .
Clinton E. Wills. .
Approves Intra-Racia Appearances Prof. P. o. Yeaton
Dear Morty: Prof. P. 0. Yeaton, head pro-
A highly placed state official gave me ,the opinion yesterday that fessor o 20yearsndu staff menber
history Tias been made this year. He referred specifically to the fact a of the College of Engineering Fac-
that for the first time two musical organizations from this campus ulty at the University of Florida,
appeared ,this year at the Florida A. & MA College and that their choir will retire under the provisions of
has sung here. Perhaps the only exception to non-contact during twen- at the end of the 1947 spring se-
ty years was the dedication of their Wurlitzer organri by our own Claude mester, according to an announce-
L. Mrurphree. ment by Dean Joseph Weil.
President William Gray of A. & M. yesterday evening expressed the 30 Years Service
hope that annually these reciprocal engagements might continue. I, clues a retirement of 30 years in tconhe
for one, trust that this hope will be realized in future years. As the engineering education field. In
members of our band and Glee Club will attest, the hospitality of these the 10 years previous to his ser-
colored people at Tallahassee was just about boundless. vice at the University,- Yeaton
was on the mechanical engineer-
It would seem that there is much we can learn technically from ing faculty of the Massachusetts
each other. Emotional expression and rhythmic perfection on the institute of Technology and the
one hand can find enhancement in a possibly greater stress Lowell Textile Institute for two
upon tone quality perhaps more intellectually developed by students and eight years respectively.
of white persuasion. The rapture of a "Porgy and Bess" is counter- He92joinedthe University aaff
set by a quieter and less exuberant but still artistic approach such in Mechanical Engineering. In
as that which characterizes ,the operas of Mozart. 1930 he was appointed associate
.I take it that each and every race has its own unique contribution professor, and in 1935 was approv-
to make to a Democracy and that when we look for common denomi- ed as head professor in industrial
nators of unity at least one is 'found in Art. A. Dartmouth Grad
SCordially, Yeaton was educated at Dart-
John W. DeBruyn mouth College, Harvard Univers-
ity, and the Massachusetts Insti-
tute of Technology. He earned
0Honor System Still W works" JoIhnston B.S., SB., and 1.S.M.E. degrees
r He holds memberships in the
Dear Morty, Florida Engineering Society, Sig-
Dear Morty, ma Tau, S.A.M., Phi Kappa Phi,
Tuesday night May 12 a ladys' red pocketbook was turned in at Royal Arcanum, and American
the Florida Union 'information desk. This pocketbook was found in Legion. He is listed in "American
the University Post Office by a student who did not volunteer his Men of Science" and "Who's Who
in Engineering." He was also as-
name and through my own negligence I failed to obtain. Since I do sociated, for many years with. the
not know the students name who returned this article I am hoping A.S.E.E., A.S.M.E., and A.A.A.S.
to convey to him the thanks of its owner to whom it was returned on "Counselor At Large"
the same night. Prof. Yeaton has been active in
the same night,. serving the engineering students
The student that returned this purse is to be commended for his as a "counselor at large" on prob-
high degree of integrity and for the good will he has brought to our lems of both vocational and per-
university by his action, sonal guidance. His retirement
For those pessimists who declare that the honor system is a will be keenly felt by students al-
For ,those pessimists who declare that the honor .system is a umni and faculty.
thing of the past I especially direct attention to this deed. He plans to reside in St. Pet-
Sincerely ersburg 4t the close of the present
Joe Johnston semester.
Architect Tells Position On Bill
I would like to clear up the misconception that some students may
have in regards to a recent legislative attempt on HB 255 pertaining to
registration of architects. In recent press releases it was stated that
Mr. Arnett, director of the School of Architecture opposed the bill
at the request of the students and also that the students opposed ,the
In behalf of a great majority -of-the-architectural students I would
like to say that we led the fight for this bill and did not oppose it
and only withdrew support because our problems can be solved without
recourse to legislation.
This legislature tnreat i-as brought us in close relation and better
understanding with the men now in the' profession. A Student chapter
of the American Institute of Architects is now in the developing
Autha W. Forehand
Siama Delta Chi Initiates Seven
To Orange Peel
The Orange Peel, the student
variety magazine of the Univer-
sity of Florida, has been awarded
a rating of "First Class," or "Ex-
cellent" it was announced today
by Jack Doherty, editor. The hon-
or rating was given by the Na-
tional Scholastic Press Association
which analyzes and evaluates col-
legiate, magazines from all parts
of the United States.
For judging purposes, the pub-
lications were rated under sever-
al subdivisions. The Orange Peel
received "Excellent" ratings on
fiction material and photographic
work, and "Superior" for mechan-
ical considerations. "Very Good"
ratings were given on features,
art work, cover, and copyread-
"- Special Mention
Seven University of Florida their ability as demonstrated by Singled out for special mention
journalism students were initiat- class work and. previous record as an "excellent" work of fiction
both in journalism and other cam- was "We Come As Conquerors" by
ed into Sigma Delta Chi, national pus activities. Fred Winkler which appeared in
journalism fraternity, in cere- In an election of officers after the first issue of the year. Peel's
mony held on Monday night. the initiation, Dick Crago was special "Campus Affairs" feature
Initiates Named named president, and William Eb- was singled out by the critics as
They include James Baxley, ersole, vice president, Ted Shurt- "very good," while the "About ,the
Lynn Haven; Pen Gaines, Bush- left, secretary, Joe Seykora, treas- Authors" column was given an
nell; John Sever, Clearwater; Jo- urer and Jim Baxley, historian "excellent" marginal notation.
seph Seykora, Gainesville; Ted for the coming year.
Shurtleff, Clearwater; Duryee Walter Crews, at present the .B idae Club
Van Wanenen, Green Cove managing editor of the Alligator Uflid e lUU
Springs; and Elgin F. White, Jr., and a graduate this June, reacti- The Student's Wives Bridge
Jacksonville. vated the local chapter this year Olub'will meet as usual in the
The men were chosen, according following his return to the cam- Florida Union on Monday, May
to Walter Crews, past..president pus -as -the only pre-war member 26, but will not meet again aft-
of the local chapter, because of to resume studies here. er that until June 16.
Exec. Council Rejects
Five For Cabinet Posts
The Executive Council last week approved one mai-
out of the seven recommended by President John Crewv
for posts on his cabinet next year.
C. J. Hardee was approved by the council as Secretary
of Social Affairs while the following were rejected:
Bill O'Neal, Secretary of the Interior; Lamar Wine-
gart, Secretary of Organizationsl.;
1 Max Stone, Secretary of Labor,
COunCli Action Bob Ghiotto, Secretary of Veter
council A io ans' Affairs; Ted Shurtieff, Sec.
Continued from Page ONE retary of Public Relations.
tire dormitory, It weuld appear l Humphries Lacks Semester
that the men there are willing to Jack Humphries, Secretary ,
move out for the coeds as long as Finance, was approved by thb;
they are assured of space in an- Council but cannot be officially
other permanent dormitory. appointed until he has completed
Stw'-o semesters at this University,
Poll Dorm Occupants I Crews refused to withdraw hi;
The occupants of Murphree G appointments, insisting that they
and F were asked, "Would you be ,would serve him in an unofficial
opposed to moving out of Mur- capacity if necessary. SeverE I
phree if you were assured of a; Council members, however, we i
.space in another permanent dor-'of the opinion that a comprom:-.
mitory?" Forty-nine answered no, will be reached, hoping that
they would not be opposed, and will come before school adjoun i
13 said they would be. for this semester.
It was just about the other way One of those recommended
around, however, on the question, Crews, Ted Shurtleff, said aft.
"Would you be opposed to moving the meeting that he is withdraw, .
out of Murphree and into a tern m. ing because he feels it wrong tc"
porary dormitory, giving Mur' a member of the Alligator stan'.
phree to the coeds?" Only 10 to te in a political controversy,
were unopposed while 48 said they Shurtleff is next year's managing-
would be against it. editor.
Favor Coeducation An eighth cabinet post, that c'
But if it came to a point wniere Secretary of Religious Affair.,
S m was created at the meeting. Cor-
there could be no girls accommo- rad Demro's name -vas mentionn
dated at the University of Florida a emro's name \vas mentioned
unless the Murphree residents ic action e ob but
official action was taken.
moved into temporary dormito-
ries, the count was much closer' I
Rather than sacrifice coeducation, Last Recital By
if it came to that, 28 men said
they would move to the tempo- M urphree Sunday
raries and 34 said they still would
be opposed to it. With a program entitled "R-
Although the survey was aimed lax and forget Exams for a-1
toward getting either a "yes" or a Hour," Claude Murphree, Univel-
"no" from the men, it developed sity organist, announces his la,.,
that many of them had elabora- regular Sunday afternoon recital
tions to make and insisted on of this semester. The program wi:l
making their ideas known. partially repeat concerts given by
him in the last two weeks f o
Fear Move to Air Base American Guild of Organist chap-
A few still feared being moved ters in Jacksonville and Tampa.
to the air base, although Harold Included on the program arf.
Riker, director of housing, gave 4 Chorale-preludes, Bach; Fanta.-
promise last week that no one now sia in F, Mozart; Musical Clockq,
in school would go out there. Some Haydn; Chorale in B M i no -,
realized this, but said they were Franck; Wind and Grass, Navsa
opposed to going into another dor- Hymn, Gaul; Romanza, Purvis;
mitory, either temporary or per- and Evocation, Dupre.
manent, because it would mean All students are invited to at-
less space for students entering in tend.
the fall. ---
"I've got a friend entering this
fall," declared one of them, "and
I know the burden will fall on
him. He'll be shoved out in the
air base and, believe me, I'll ad-
vise him to go to another school
rather than live out there!" This
opinion was held by several.
Fear Summer Action
Many are fearful of losing per-
manent dormitory assignments if
they don't attend school this sum-
mer. A large number wanted to
be told why the girls couldn't live
in temporary dormitories just as
many girls do in Dale Mabry at
Florida State University. One
point of 'irritation is the recom-
mendation that 500 girls be placed
in the hall whereas 687 men are
living there now. In other words,
if they'Te going to move out,
they'd like to see an equal number
of girls move in.
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Independent League Champions
Pictured above are the "All-Stars," who scored 1,253 points to claim the independent. intramural lea-
gue championship. The "All-Stars" won first places in volleyball, shuffleboard doubles, and bowling
during 'the year's competition. The Baptist Student Union team finished in second place with 1,195
SEC Football Coaches Pick
Gators For Last Place
By Bill Dunlap
Outlooks for a good football season next year at the University of
Florida are very dark if a poll conducted among seventeen South-
eastern Conference football coaches is to be relied 1.ipD.n According to
a poll taken by Sports Editor Zipp
Newman of the Birmingham News
at the Southeastern Conference
track meet last Saturday, the
fighting Gators football ,team is
slated for twelfth place in a
twelve team conference.
LSU, Georgia, Favored
Teams from Louisiana State
University and the University of
Georgia, 'the defending champion,-
are listed as the teams' to beat,
this fall. Tulane was nominated
to show the most improved team
with Alabama, Kentucky, and
Vanderbilt tied for runnerup hon-
ors in that field.
ILSU Top Choice'
LSU, with twenty-nine letter-
men returning, was picked as
top choice by six coaches, and
only one figured the Bayou Tig-
ers as worse than fourth in the
conference lists. Alabama and
Tennessee received three first-
place votes each, Georgia Tech
and Mississippi State two each,
and Georgia the other vote for
the number one spot.
Here is the order the coaches
expect the twelve members will
finish in the conference football
race, figuring the pointage at 12
for a first-place vote, 11 for sec-
ond, 10 for third, etc:
1. LS-U, 157; 2. Georgia, 154; 3.
Georgia Tech, 148; 4. Alabama,
133; 5. Tennessee, 132; 6. Missis-
sippi State, 126; 7. Tulane, 108;
8. Kentucky, 81; 9 and 10. Van-
derbilt' and Mississippi tied with
65 each; 11. Auburn, 48; 12. Flor-
(Final official standings)
1, PDT, 1486; 2, SAE, 1253; 3,
ATO, 1219; 4, KA, 1195; 5, PEIP,
1175; 6, DTD, 1123; 7, SX, 109,5;
8, SPE, 1079; 9, PKT, 1071; 10,
PKA, 1068; 11, SN, 103Z; 12, TF9P,
997; 13, TX, 971; 14, KS, 966; 15,
PKP, 923; 16, PGD, 886; 1.7, LXA,
833; 18, BI"P., 809; 19, DX, 791; 20,
AGR, 770; 21, DS, 767; 22, XP,
Behind the four-hit pitching of
Bill Boyd the Pi Kappa Alpha
nine racked up a 4-1 victory over
the fraternity champs, the Delta
Tau Delta nine yesterday after-
noon in their annual game for the
possession of their rotating cup.
With Obie Lawson blasting out
two hits off the offerings of Tom-
my Taylor, the Pikes jumped into
a quick lead in the first- inning
when they tallied two runs. T h'e
Delts came back in the fourth for
one run and the Pikes iced the
game in the sixth with another
two run outburst.
" The Pikes got to Taylor for nine
hits, while Boyd limited the los-
ers 'to one double by Dan Ruhl
and a couple of one basers. The
losers made two errors while the
winning Pikes fumbled three
'Boyd seemed to have the game
in complete control most of th e
time and found himself in trouble
only one time as the Delts put
two -men on the sacks with one
This win returns the trophy tc
the Pikes and they gained re-
venge for the licking they absorb-
ed from the Delts last year. The
loser has to fete the winners to a
party at their house.
SPE Scores 4th
Sigma Phi Epsilon (ouit"e'.ied:
Kappa Sigma by a margin r,t 4-1
last Saturday afternoon in the.
sixth diamond ball game of a 99-
year series between the two fra-
Continuing fulfillment of -the
99 year contract, signed in 1941,
the game was highlighted by Jay
Adeeb's homer, scoring, two runs
for the Sig Eps; and' the otitfield-
ing play of Wyatt Parrish, who
accounted for the Kappa Sigs'
Fourth Win For SPE's.
,The win brought the trophy .cup
-to the Sig-Ep house for.the-fourth
time since the series began. The
SPE's won in 1941, '42, '44, '47,
and the Kappa Sigs were victors
in 1943 and '46. No game was
played in '45.
,Outstanding players in th'e
game: in addition to Adeeb and
Parrish, were Hugn "Fireball"
Hendrix, winning pitcher, Don
Walker, SPE first baseman, Jack
Plummer, Kappa Sig outfielder,
Bill Petynia, 'Sig Ep catcher, and.
Andy Pittmann, catcher for the
Kappa Sig team. Losing pitcher
was Mac -Peters.
Party Follows Game
Following the game, as contract-
'ed, the winners were entertained
with a beer party and hamburger
feast at 'the 'Kappa Sigma house.
Six Initiated By.
Lamba Chi Alpha
Epsilon Mu-Zeta of Lambda Chi.
Alpha formally initiated the fol-
lowing six men on May 16:
*Robert Melvin Blackburn, Rob-
ert Arnold Nord, North Miami;
Joseph Marion Crenshaw, San-
ford; Joseph William Daniels, Jr.,
Lakeland; Timothy James Mullis,
Pahokee; Tracy Henry Van Bu-
ren, Jr., Key West.
BRING YOUR WATCH TO
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watch crystals -in regular and
423 W. University Ave.
FOR PROMPT SERVICE
Firestone Lowers Gasoline Price 2c to Student Veterans
In keeping with Firestone's policy and in cooperation with Pres-
ident Truman's price lowering program we are pleased to of-
fer to Student Veterans a two cent per gallon discount on
either Texas Sky Chief or Texas Fire Chief gasoline. This dis-
count will be made from the current retail price of gasoline.
We are also prepared to offer you a liberal allowance on your used tires as trade-ins for
new Firestone Champion Deluxe Tires. We specialize in brake relining and motor
tune ups as well as wheel balancing and front end aligning.
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Gerald Klein Named
for Coming Year
The Intramuratil Depart-
ment' wound 1up a successful
year of sports pr-rinotiron
Tuesday night, hioliiing -its
annuaIl banquet at the Prim-
'rose Grill. Awards were
rnade to outstanding partici-
pants :in. the Intramural program,
and members of the department
received recognition for their work
during the past year.
Student Director Lacy MTahon
acted as master of ceremonies and
-introduced the guests of the de+
apartment. Each of the "guests
complimented the Intramural staff
on its work during the past .year.
After giving a brief resume of
the program carried on by the In-
tramural Department, Mahon in-
troduced Coach Spurgeon 'Cherry,
head of the department. Coach
Cherry told the group about .the
department's plans for next year
and announced the appointment of
Gerald Klein as student director
'for 'the coming .year.
Phi Delts Win Trophy
Bill Bracken accepted the John
J. Tigert trophy, which is award-
ed each year to the Fraternity
League -champs, for Phi IDelta
Theta.- Since this is the 'third
year they have copped the present
trophy, the Phi Delts will retire
the cup, edging out ATO and SAE,
both of which held two legs on' it.
Bracken also received 'the trophy
awarded to the manager of the
winning Frat League team. George
Karaphillis, manager of the Dorm
League champs, 'Sledd C & G, and
Donnie Crim, manager of the All.
Stars, Independent loop titlehold-
ers, also were presented cups.
Sportsmanship Cup Given
Lewis Ansbacher received the
trophy given to the best all-around
official of the year while 1Phi
Gamma Delta was awarded the
cup giyen to -the team which dis-
plays the best sportsmanship
throughout 'the year.
Guests 'present ,at the banquet
were Dr. John J. Tigert, Dean R.
C. Beaty, Dean D. K. Stanley,
Coach Ted Twomey, Herman
Schnell and Whitey McMullen.
'Frank Falsone, Jim Griffin and
George 'Cam'pbell, Intramural
Board members at Alachua Air
Base, and Jultan Clarkson, Sam
Price, Julian Diaz, Lee Wheeler
and Jack Harlee, freshmen mem-
bers of the Intramural staff, also
Board Members Present
Intramural Board members
,present Were Bill Boyd, Gordon
'Kofski, Al Hagan, Jack Griffin,
Sam Goldenberg, Hamilton Up-
church, Scotty Henderson, Gerald
*Klein, Conrad Dutton, Lewis Ans-
bacher, E. P. Landrum, Jack
Meeks, Murray Robertson, -Fred
Hofman, Glen Atkinson, Rudy
Mikell, Ed Graeme, Bob Poage and
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i' I a a I I
THE FLORIDA ALLIGATOR
Dormritoy Intramural Winner
dd C & G,
Beats Navy Te
in Final Contes
By Phil Webb
The University of Florid
ball team won their last g
downing the Banana River
Air Station with a 10-6 d
This game, played on the
home diamond Tuesday aft
enabled the Gators to end
30-game slate with a .50
Joe Stangry went the rot
the Gators and gave up nin
ties, the same number collect
his teammates, but he sc
them effectively except i
second frame when the
sneaked in three hits for
their runs and took a tern
Coach Sam McAllister's c
tore back in the last of t
ond to score seven time
clinch the game. The big
.featured doubles by Jack L
Stangry, and Fred Camp, w
Fielding and Ted Ramsey
ting a single apiece. Gen
hit a four baser for the
S in the third and they added
tallies in the fourth
Shown. above are the members of the Sledd C & G team who soared 1,336 points to win the dormi- Three double play
tory league championships. The. dorm champs, won first places in the following events: volleyball, gry rack up his wi
shiiffleboar.d singles, and doubles, horseshoe singles, and-ping pong singles-,and. doubles. Buckman B & C tor infield handled
finished second with 1,117 points. assists during ,the a
n. and t
Plan. Athletic Progran
For Summer Sessions
A broad recreational program of athletics will b
ducted for the faculty and all students by the Coll<
Physical Education, Health and Athletics, .during
te. Buckman B & (,
am BSUClaim Second
base- Places in Leagues
Naval The All-Stars and Sledd
decision. C & G were announced to-
Gators day as winners of the Intra-
i their mural League titles for the
)0 per- year in the Independent and
Dormitory Leagues of the
ute for University by Spurgeon
cted by Cherry, head of the Depart-
attered ment of Intramurals.
n the Defeating the Baptist Union in
four of the semi-finals of softball, the All
,porary Stars who were managed by Gene
Autrey, nosed out the Union in
charges the final standings with 1253
he sec- points. Composed mainly of mar-
inning ried veterans from Flavet I, the
.>adoux, All Stars clinched the title with
ith Bib firsts in volleyball, shuffleboard
White doubles and bowling.
Gators BSU in Second Place
eighth. Taking second place with. 1195
d Stan- points which they netted by firsts
he Ga- in football, tennis and ping-pong
l of 17 doubles, the Baptist Union was
n. followed closely by the West Flor-
ide, Hell Cats with 1169 points.
The Cats won first places in horse-
shoe doubles, swimming and bas-
Sledd C & G, whose 1336 points
topped second-place Buckman B
& C by more than 200 points in
the Dormitory League, won firsts
in seven _sports. Managed by
George Karaphillis, Sledd won vol-
e con- leyball, swimming, horseshoe sin-
ege of gles, shuffleboard singles and dou-
bdoth bldes and ping-pong singles and
Db ld ul-
r'v' ,7'/rY 7tt ..f7.. .. Cy/ Y terms of summer school. The ,Department of Intramural
... TV rE76.^772i./ ," Athletics and Recreation will supervise this program. Buckman B & C Second: Also
S. /NE' e...' ,o,e ',s.." ..' A summer school All-Campus League will beorgan- Buckman B &g C won firsts in
S........ .* *' ized with competition in softball horseshoe doubles and tennis sin-
* l- .... during both terms.. Competition 7. Dressing facilities for women place with 1117 pand d doubles to clintsch Temorar
in tennis (singles and doubles), will be located in the old gym and place with 1117 points. Temporary
shuffleboard (mixed doubles), and men will dress in the basement of Dorm A took third with 1036
swimming will be offered during the basketball court. The ALLI- points gathered from runners-up
the first term, and tennis (mixed. GATOR. the Orange and Blue spots in basketball, swimming and
doubles), volleyball, and handball Bulletin and the Florida Intramu- golf and third places in several
during the second term. ral Bulletin will carry current no- other events.
Clnic Planned tices and announcements. Total points of other teams com-
A sport,,clinic will be conducted peting in the Independent League
ll Bprior to the tennis, volleyball and as announced rby Sam rGoldenberg,all
ha ndball tournaments Appropri- Gator Cindermen league manager: Crane Hall,
./ate awards will be made to win- 1076; C.L.O., 981; Seagle Hall,
w ing teams and individuals in a inish Sixth alln -935: Presbyterian, 866; Hillel, 841;
ng teams and duls all n Pensacola Club, 593; Inter-Ameri-
.... p The athletic ans physical edu- C on fee ce Me t can, 573; The Club, 373; Wesley
.aicF edu- C ooneremcdation, 301; Dirty Shir.ts, 213;
Station facilities, including the Closing out the 1947 track sea- Mortar & Pestle, 160; The Saints,
equipment room service, will be son, Coach Percy Beard's men of 160; Randuffs, 150; Killers, 140;
-available to all students. This the silver spikes captured sixth Crescents, 90, and B:lu Devils, 90.
privilege will also be extended" to place in the Southeastern Confer- Total Points ListeS
S faculty members and wives of stu- ence meet at Birmingham last Total points of other teams
BwBilend! New Tasie -dents upon-the payment of a fee Saturday, finishing behind. Louis- Total points of other tem s..
New Freshness! : 0of $1 per term at the Athletic of- ana State, Geargia Tech, Abur, competing in the Dormitory
' ..nS. rfice. M ississippi State and Tulane. League as announced by Jack
amde~by the revoluti...rr.,"- AGriffin, league manager: Thomas
,.-by to relti :., -Pool Open Daily Take Shot Put, High Jump Gu&T
-'903" moisturizing P Take SC & D, 930; Murphree L & M, 699;
Beneficial moisture :..ne,- ~ .e The swimming, poo. will be open The hard-fighting Gators took Temporary Dorm 0, 475; Mur-
every tobacco leaf-cr.'e ,: ,,. .' daily-except Monday from 2 until, two firsts-tfte shot put which phree E & F, 445; Murphree D &
a smoother,; milder. -t.etr' George Hills hurled 49 feet 1 1-2 C, 435; Fletcher D, E & F, 411;
Smoke! Get new Raleignri. inches-and the high jump-which Thomas E & F, 352; Temporary
Cigarettes today. @ Hank Gardner won with his 6 foot, Dorm G, 343: Thomas A & B, 330;
,- edil 1 EPO L ASA ll 4 and 3-4 inch leap. Temporary Dorm E, 309; Flavet
C' X "& ^ o .... " -Orangeman Jim Wilcox broad- TI 280- Buckman D & E, 257;
S.. e Crean,. Frozen Malts, Sherbets jumped 22 feet, 1-4 inch for sec- Temporary Dorm F, 242; Tempo-
n l T 10t .Moand place, While his teammate, rry r D, 230; Tempoar
Ill Sundas Tipen.D~Till,.,u p. Gene Williams, tied for fourth in --Dorm J 220;T eCm' p Borar0
jcg the pole va~lt with an 11 foot, 6.
-- il' "- 0 inch attem. .eog Hs c Temporary Dorm, 200; Alachua
//_ISl I -:t ....... back to place fifth in the discus Air Base, 150; Fletcher M & ,2
l s 0t110. throw *ith a -137 foot, 3-4 inch 1142; Tempora Dorm C, 125;
1',-, WEII' EI 1 '. .Ba. 'y1RSON .LY'CONDDUGCTED TOURS, h i a 1 M phree. G & K,122; Sledd J
S "re CuBa. July. ,N..-Y;-Canadi Jul, 20; sp eon, Lost 'Two H, 118; Temporary Dorm N, 90,
S '- t- M EBico.AugutE. Write forFolder During the re r season, Flor Fletcher K & L, 85; Murphree A
S" REDUGED RATES T ida- won thee eets-fromGeor- & B, 83; Temporary Dorm B, 83;
A.. '.' ERS gia, Mississippi State and Miami Fletcher 0 & P. 67; temporaryy
SAS. A. DASHER -and dropped two-to Georgia Dorm L, 50; Temporary Dorm
VALDOSTA, GA. Tech and Auburn. N, 50.
Exams Are Here! Books Will Be Opened, in Some Instances for the Firs.tTime. Take a Break .. Enoy a Good Movie. A Good
Movie Breaks the. Monotony of "Hard Study" and Refreshes. Your Mind!
Exam Week TODAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY OtLY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY
at the Dick Tracy, vs. "Cueball" PENNY SINGLETON
.-.AND in ROBERT WALKER ond
"The Cisco Kid" "BlondiA's Big4 Moment" BINeG CROSBY i All Star Cost in
GENE AUTRY in I -A uL v 1 ... ..
~~V~~~7 T'7 "ilte lod Rolly
'Ridin' the Calif. Trail"
JAMES MASON in
"Man In Grey"
KEN CURTIS in
"Singing On the Trail"
Ia m .y, vay "Till the Clouds Roll By"
TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
GEORGE RAFT in JAMES ELLISON in
"Mr. Ace" "G. I. War Brides"
BOWERY BOYS in "Bachelor's Daughters"
"Bowery Bombshell" With ADOLPH MENJOU
"Trail to San Antone"
SATURDAY THRU MONDAY
LARRY PARKS in
"'The Jolson Story"
BUSTER CRABBE in
7"C1 AM/ A,&,
ic P1as WiIIKing Peanut Crowned
n uim or
The Department of Spee
will offer two full-length pro
announced this week. This s
.production will be integrated
be offered in dramatics in th
The first full-length prod
17, 18 and 19 in P. K. Yonge Au-
ditorium and will be selected from
Joan of Lorraine by Maxwell An-
derson and Antigone by Jean
Anouilh adapted for the American
stage by Lewis Galantiere; the
second on August 27, 28 and 29, to
be selected from Ah, Wilderness!
by Eugene O'Neill and Candida by
George Bernard Shaw.
Joan of Lorraine recent 1 y
marked Ingrid Bergman's debut
on Broadway and has been ac-
claimed as Maxwe'l Anderson's
best recent play as well as a per-
sonal triumph for Miss Bergman
in the title role of Jeanne d'Arc
who stands against political graft
and intrigue to follow her faith
Made to Measure Clothes
421 W. University Ave.
OTTO F. STOCK
IDeadline for filing application
Heran.for admission to the University of
Herman Florida for the first term of the
ch and the Florida PlayerSummer Session, beginning June
ch and the Florida Players 16, bee tended to My3
ducts ths summer, it was Lewis F. Blalock, assistant regi-
ummer program of dramatic / j strar, announced today.
with the summer courses to ,Big Enrolknent
e speech department. \i" With a record-breaking enrbll-
duction will be offered July ment predicted for the Summer
., Sessions, both of which will be
and visions in order to save completely co-educational, offici-
France. als stressed that all applications
Jean Anouilh's version of So- for the first term must be in the
phocles' tragedy, Antigone, was hands of the registrar by the end
initially produced in Paris during : of May.
the German occupation and after .iProspective students, following
the liberation of France wastrans- application, will be notified on
planted to American with Kather- which day to report for registra-
planted to America with Kath~er,- tion, Blalock said. The period for
ine Cornell playing the starring registration has been set for Je
role. It is a brilliant denuncia- ., 1-14 with classes scheduled to
tion of tyranny and symbolizes the run from Jun with classes sched16 to Juled to
battle between the rights of the .A,: '. ,s _. SeonTr"Se.t
individual and the power of the Second Term Set
Second term classes will run
state. Bob Lund of West Palm Beach is shown being crowned "King from July 28 to September 5 fol-
Eugene O'Neill's "4b, Wilder- r 0 i ng from July 28 to September 5 fol-,
nessugene probably te auh, ildeor's most Peanut" by the dates of his S'gnma Nu fraternity brothers at Spring lowing a three day registration
successful hit, was originally pro- F'rolics. Lund won the unique title because he did not have a date period from July 24 through July
duced by the Theatre Guild in for the big spring dance. 2Increased facilities-both resi-
1933 with George M. Cohan play- dental and classroom-will per-
ing the father of a typical small-V t l W I i He d r mit the enrollment this year of
town American family at the turn V COr rown W ill ead O the lrc esra the largest number of summer
of the century. Candida by George Session students in the Univer-
Bernard Shaw rounds out the pros- Victor Brown of Gainesville, the Present plans for the coming sity's history, officials .said today.
pective list. A perefinial favorite,' son of Prof. R. DeWitt Brown, year include a fall concert, several) Expect Record Broken
this pleasant comedy tells the was elected president of the Uni- trips to cities, throughout t he Continuance in school through
story of a socialistic, Anglican versity symphony orchestra for the summer of many veteran stu-
minister who finds his home in- the coming year. Other officers state, and the annual spring con dents and the enrollment of all
vaded and his marriage jeopar- are Richard Arbic, vice-president; cert. The group will try to ac- qualified .women, will, they pre-
dized by a romantic young poet. George Wessel, sec. treas; Ben- quaint the student musicians with dicted, undoubtedly break last
Casting for the first summer nett Kivell, business manager; the benefits of membership in year's Summer Session record of
production will begin on June 16 and Sam Murrell, asst. bus. man. the organization and encourage 3,102 for the first term and 2,837
in Peabody Hall. Students, wives and publicity director. student participation, for the second.
and others interested in acting or
production are urged to attend.
Pi Kappa Alpha iA ,
The following men have been
elected chapter officers of Alpha
Eta of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity
for the summer teinm:
B. M. Alford, Jr., of Pensacola, __ I
president; Archie Odom, Fort My-
An i( r qdPit rpiom, qi-
ers3, vice presiaen os e n nosier,
Dade City, secretary; Willard
White, Quincy, treasurer; and
Andy Adkins, Starke, conductor.
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