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Creation Date: March 26, 1948
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Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 1, no. 1 (Sept. 24, 1912)-v. 65, no. 74 (Jan. 31, 1973).
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Vol. 39, No. 28

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Outstanding Sports

Will Play Here Tuesday Afternoon And Night *




Parties Name Candidates For Election

World Famous Musician Will Conduct

Evening Performance Of Orchestra

3:30 Concert
Valter Poole, Conductor
Coronation March from "The Prophet" .............. Meyerbeer
Overture, "Fingal's Cave" ............................Mendelssohn
Air on the G String (String Orchestra) .......................Bach
Pizzicatto Polka ...........................................Strauss
Clear Track Polka ........................................ Strauss
Caprice Espanol, Op. 34 ......................... Rimsky-Korsakoff
Alborada, Variazioni, Alborada, Scena e canto gitano, and Fandango
8:30 Concert
Tschaikovsky Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74
Adagio; Allegro non troppo; Andante; Allegro vivo; Allegro con
grazia; Allegro molto vivace, and Adagio lamentoso.
The Moldau .............................................. Smetana
Prelude and Love Death from
Tristan and Isolde" ....................Wagner


Chairman Doss Announces

New Membership Drive

FIC Plans To Establish A General
Program Of Socials For Independents

At the first meeting of the Flor-
ida Independent Council Eugene
Doss was appointed temporary
chairman. This meeting was for
the purpose of setting forth polic-
ies of the FIC.
The primary aim of the FIC
is to cooperate in all ways possi-
ble with existing groups on cam-

Dr. Miller Has

Busy Schedule

Dr. J. Hillis Miller will return
to the campus today after a week
of scheduled engagements and
conferences in New York.
During his trip, which began
last Monday evening, Dr. Miller
appeared before the General. Edu-
cation Board of the Rockefeller In-
stitute concerning possible grants
to the University of Florida, and
conferred with prospective ap-
pointees for Deanship of the Col-
lege of Law.
Schedule of forthcoming engage-
ments for Dr. Miller, released
through his office, listed the fol-
Tonight, March 26: Principal
speaker at the Annual Founders
Day Banquet of Sigma Phi Ep-
ailon fraternity, at the home of
Florida Alpha Chapter of SPE.
Monday, March 29: Speaker be-
fore the Jacksonville Rotary Club;
"How Fares American Youth."
Friday, April 2: Dr. Miller will
speak, under the auspices of the
Edward Waters College of Jack-
sonville (Negro), on the subject
"The University and Religious

Latest Bulletins
According to an Associated
Press bulletin, Secretary of Na-
vy Sullivan reported yesterday
that submarines, other than
those owned by powers West of
the "Iron Curtain," have been
sighted off the coast -of the
United States.
Sullivan is quoted as saying
that although he cannot evalu-
ate the significance of the
sightings, it should be remem-
bered that Germany took early
steps in deploying submarines
off our coasts in 1917 and 1941.
There were no names mentioned
in the report, but Russia is the
S nly country behind the so-called
"Iron Curtain" having any sub-
marines at this time.

The armed services asked Con-
gress yesterday to draft men 19
through 25 years of age for mili-
tary service.
10 Gurney said, however, that
these veterans probably would be
'subject to the draft: (1) those
Veterans with less than one year
of service, none of which was
spent overseas, and (2) those vet-
erans with less than 90 days serv-
ice, including time overseas.

Stolen Wednesday

Wednesday night a radio-ac-
tive cow was stolen from the
Nutrition Lab. The meat of the
cow is believed to be dangerous
if eaten. University officials had
been using this animal for test-
1g purposes and had been feed-
ing it radio-active minerals.
Any one knowing the where-
abouts of this cow is urged to
report the information to the
University, since it is of value
for scientific purposes.
The cow is described as hav-
ing a crumpled right horn and
a TB tag on one of t's ears.

pus for the benefit of the student
body at large and independent
men and women specifically.
They are also endorsing expan-
sion of recreational facilities. The
FIC will cooperate in every way
to bring about the revival of
dormitory dances, tea dances, an
annual Florida Frolics weekend,
and try to establish a general pro-
gram of social events for inde-
pEidueit nimn and women.r.
Some of the proposed plans in-
clude a file regarding campus or-
ganizations and activities to be
made available to all, for the FIC
to be an outlet for the voice and
views of the independent, and an
Independent's Building on cam-
At the committee meeting, Doss
announced plans for a member-
ship drive to begin Monday. A
goal of 1,000 signatures was set
to be attained by the second or-
ganizational meeting. This sec-
ond meeting will be Wednesday
night in Florida Union. It was de-
cided that a five cent signature
fee be voluntarily collected by the
dorm and organization representa-
tives for operating expenses and
as, a token of strength and in-
There will be a short meeting of
the various representatives at
7:30 Monday night, in room 212,
Science Hall. Any independent
who is interested in representing
his or her dorm section or organi-
zation is urged to attend.

War Not Inevitable,

Says Harry Ward

By Herb Kimmel
Speaking before a nearly full P.
K. Yonge Auditorium, Wednesday
night, Dr. Harry F. Ward, noted
author and world-traveler, told
the group that war is not inevit-
The talk was. sponsored by the
American Veterans Committee of
the University.
SDr. Ward explained that the
present policy of building/up anti-
Communist regimes must be
changed to avert war. He advo-
cated a removal from Washington
of the "now-controlling Military
men and Wall Street Bankers."
He stated that our present policy
of "global defense" is, in reality,
a protection of individual invest-
ments abroad. Ward claimed 'that
we can not talk peace if we con-
tinue to prepare for war. In this
war preparation he included Uni-
versal Military Training, if in-
itiated, piling up of atomic bomds,
and the fact that we have the
greatest Navy in the world.


By Jim Baxley I saw
I went on a tour of two cafe- antiqua
terias this week two cafe- rooms
terias that will eventually be frigerat
'one. enough
This tour was prompted by saw, in
dissatisfied students who eat in one of
the University Cafeteria .. and two
students who are dissatisfied pieces (
with menus, food quality, food doors cl
preparation, and general exist- ing unit
ing conditions in the cafeteria, unit, on
I wanted to find out why the one silv
service isn't as good as it might I fou
be and why the food isn't as for th
good as it might be and what planned
is being done to make it better. or eve
This tour of which I speak be- have t
gan in that section of the present on a n
cafeteria adjoining the Union Soda I four
Fountain, and ended with an in- er (con
section of the new cafeteria and than the
a "look see" into future prospects in Gain
for "satisfied customers." that th

By Barton Johns
Karl Krueger, appearing at the
University of Florida Auditorium
Tuesday night, has brought the
Detroit Symphony Orchestra to a
place among the Big Four or-
chestras in the United States.
New York Herald critic Virgil
gil Thompson said, "Krueger is
a virtuoso conductor and the
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
one of our very top professional
The middle of March, 1945, Dr.
Krueger returned to Vienna to be
the first foreign conductor to ap-

pear as guest conductor with that
organization since the war. After
Vienna, he went to Copenhagen,
Oslo, Stockholm, as well as Paris,
Florence, and Madrid for concerts.
The Fall of 1945, Krueger was
invited to conduct a concert with
the Helsinki Orchestra on Sibelius'
80th birthday. He was also asked
to conduct the first concert of the
Stockholm Orchestra after the
war, thus inaugurating the post-
war series.
Valter Poole, assistant conduc-
tor, was a member of the viola
section of the Detroit Symphony
for 20 years. He had been assist-
ant conductor for three seasons
and has just completed a short
"Pop" season by the Detroit
Poole was invited by the Minis-
try of Education last Winter to
conduct their Secondary School
Orchestra in Toronto. It was made
up of students from the entire
Province of Ottowa, .
The pfiblic may obtain tickets
today and Monday in the Florida
Union. Tickets are $1.00 for the
3:30 p. m. performance (Poole
conducting, and $1.80 for the 8:30
p. m. performance (Krueger con-
Student tickets may also be ob-
tained both these days. Date
tickets are 50 cents per person.
Tickets will be given for only one
of the two performances. Students
desiring to attend both perform-
ances may obtain their second
ticket at the door prior to .the be-
ginning of the concert. Student
activity cards must be presented
at the door.

Life Magazine
Here To Cover

Lab Experiment
Life Magazine has sent a writer,
John Bryson, and a photographer,
Bob Wheeler, to the University
Nutrition Laboratory to take pic-
tures and write a story on the
experiments being conducted here.
Experiments are being made on
atomic effects on animals by Drs.
George K. Davis, head of the lab-
oratory, C. F. Winchester and
C. L. Comar.
The writer and photographer
were guests of Station WGGG
Wednesday night and were on
Mrs. Betty Winchester's radio

Farmer Deadline

Set For Monday
Florida College Farmer Board
has set the deadline for all appli-
cations for positions on the Flor-
ida College Farmer at 6 p.m. Mon-
day evening. All applications
must be received by the board or
at Florida Union desk on or be-
fore the deadline to be taken into
There will be a meeting of the
board at 7:30 p.m. Monday in
room 208 of Ag. Building. All ap-
plicants for the editor's position
will be personally interviewed by
the board at this time. It is nec-
essary for all members of the
board to be there for this meet-

Student Vote

Will Decide

73 Positions

By Scott Verner
Complete slates of all candi-
dates for thp coming Spring elec-
tions, was announced this week
by the chairman of the Varsity,
Gator, and All-Student campus po-
litical parties. The Gator and All-
Students have merged their nomi-
nations-not their parties and
have consequently come up with
joint slate of nominees.
Thursday, April 1, is to be eted-
tion day.
Following is a complete list of
candidates for the offices open in
the Spring elections, as received
by Ken Jones, secretary-treasurer
of the student body:
President of the Student Body:
C. J. Hardee (V), and Bob Ghiot-
to (AS-G); Vice President of the
Student Body; Dewell Rushing,
(AS-G), and Bill Faircloth (V;;
Secreary-Treasurer of the Student
Body: Nick Stamathis (AS-G).
and Cail Lee (V); Chancellor of
the Honor Court: Thomas Casey
(V), and Quentin Long (AS-G);
Clerk of the Honor Court: Ben
Smathers (AS-G), and Leon
Whitehurst, Jr., (V).
Editor of the Seminole: Glen
Purdom, (V), and Bill Henry (AS-
G); Business Manager of the Sem-
inole: Marshall Criser (V), and
Mel Frumkes (AS-G); President
of the Lyceum Council: Leonard
Moseby (AS-G), and Walter Mc-
Call (V); Members of the Lyceum
Council: Robert Anderson, San-
ford Freed, Pete House, and Joes
Wells (V), Jimmy Mack, Paul
Langston, Pete House, and Bill
Turnbull (AS-G).
Board of Student Publications:
Alvin Burt, Lee Osheroff, and El-
gin White (AS-G), James Gay,
Jack Ledoux, and James Baxley
(V); Orange Peel Editor: John
Trinkle (AS-G), and Martin l1-'
boy (V) ;.BusineW Managea of 'te
Orange Peel: Robert Oberry (V),
and Dick Cassidy (AS-G); Editor
of the "F" Book: Robin Brown
(AS-G), and Sandy Johnson (V);
Business Manager of the "F"
Book: Howard Riley, Jr. (V), and
Walter Bishop (AS-G).
Members of the Executive Coun-
cil: Freshman Class: Evans Crary,
Dot Martin, Harry Mahon, How-
ard Barbary, Norman Willenzek,
Pat Collier, and Buddy Sohnigen
(AS-G), and Ben Duncan, Thom-
as Fouts, Ralph Wilson, Henry
Kittleson, Jack Plisco, John Rey-
nolds, and Edith Sanders (V);
Sophomore Class: Raymony Sul-
livan, Pete Brock, Peter Costine,
Harry Rabb, Jr., Henry Nash,
Richard Pace, Morris Tucker, Wil-
liam Daniel, Charles McKeown,
Benjamin Cooper, and Augustus
Deudney (V), and Dick Mugge,
Hank Hendrie, Harry Wells, Ed
Miller, Tom Clay, Phil Wanger,
Tom Steele, John Oleson, Kitty
Callanan, Murry Roth, and Charles
Continued On Page THREE

Sunrise Services

Will Be Held

Easter Sunrise Service will be
conducted at 7 a.m. Sunday in
Flavet III Amphitheater by the
Wesley Foundation minister, Rev.
Thaxton Springfield, and Rev. U.
S. Gordon, pastor of the First
Presbyterian Church.
This probably is the only Sun-
rise Service to be held in Gaines-
ville and everyone is invited to
Rev. Springfield is an ex-navy
chaplain and is extremely inter-
ested in religious work among vet-
erans. Springfieild spends most of
his time, however, in his position
as chaplain of Wesley Foundation.
Dr. Gordon is also a popular
figure around the campus, and
well-known in w.vn because of his
job as pastor of the First Pres-
byterian Church. Dr. Gordon is
also national chaplain of Pi Kappa
Alpha fraternity, a position which
he has held for a number of

No Waiting To Vote

At Elections, Says O'Neil

(alls Attention To

Two Thirds Vote

On Amendments

Bill O'Neill, secretary of in-
terior, announced today that "vot
ing in elections next Thursday wil
be carried on with a minimum o
waiting in line."
In issuing notification of elec.
tion and offices to be filled
O'Neill called attention to the
"several constitutional amend
ments" that are to be voted upox
by the students.
"In order for an amendment tc
become effective," he said, "25 pel
cent of the student body mus
cast votes. Of this 25 per cent
two-thirds must favor the pro-
posed amendments."
Notice of elections, and a list
of polling places appears else-
whero in the Alligator.
O'Neill also called candidate;
attention to the post-election
clean-up bill recently enacted as
an addition to the election law
Each candidate must deposit two
dollars with the secretary-treasur-
er of the Student Body as evid-
ence of his intentions to "clean-
up" the campus after the flurry o1
campaigning has ceased. In addi-
tioff, the political parties must de-
posit 10 per cent of their nomina-
tion fees as evidence of "good
faith" in carrying out the "clean-
up" of political literature.


Program Moves To

Remodeling Project
By Jack Shoemaker
With the notification that the
attic of Science Hall is being con-
verted into laboratories, the cam-
pus renovation program jumps
ahead to other tasks which need
to be done in its campaign.
This conversion will mean an
increase of approximately 2,000
square feet of area in the teach-
ing facilities of this building. The
installation of a new ventilation
system, flourescent lighting, new
blackboards and floors all will add
up to a modernistic Science Build-
ing complete in every detail.
Beautification of the campus is
gaining momentum as the plant-
ing of azaleas, camellias, mag-
nolia holly and pine trees pro-
gresses to change barren areas of
the campus into a landscaping
Plans are now being made for
the extensive laying of sidewalks
on all footpaths and the repairing
of all other sidewalks. This will
improve the new look on the cam-
pus 100 per cent. It will also ld
in the maintenance of the build-
ings since the students will not
carry as much sand into them.

Claude Murphree

Slates Special

Easter Recital
A special Easter organ recital
is announced by Claude Murphree,
University organist, to be given in
the University Auditorium Sunday
at 4 p.m.
George Hack, baritone, will as-
sist in the presentation of nine
Chorale-preludes from Bach's "Li-
turgical Year," dealing with Lent
and Easter, singing one verse of
the original chorale, before the
playing of Bach's organ version of
the same.
Other works to be played are
Organ Concerto in G. Minor, Han-
del; Robin Adiar, Drink to Me
Only, arrangement Lemare; Sona-
ta Eroica, Jongen; Finale, 6th or-
gan symphony, Vierne.
All students are invited to at-

Map Of Voting Places

V^~~E J^T *"'
~~~ M ii -

Voting Polls: (1) Agriculture, Forestry, Physical Education, and
Architecture and Allied Arts; (2) Pharmacy and Arts and Sciences;
(3) Education and Engineering; (4) Business Administration; (5)
Sophomores; (6) Freshman; (7) Law.


Election Polling Places

Presented To Students

Balloting Will Take Place On Street
Between Chemistry And Science Halls

Delta Sigma Pi

Is Re-Activated

Florida Beta Eta of Delta Sig-
ma Pi, international business fra-
ternity, inactive since the war,
was formally re-activated March
13 and 14 with a formal intiation
and indoctrination of the new
Howard B. Johnson, member of
the Grand Council, delivered an
address on the "Benefits of a Busi-
ness Fraternity, on and Off the
Campus." The initiation ritual was
presented by delegates from the
University System of Georgia Eve-
ning School, Atlanta.
G. C. Harvard, recently elected
president of the Jacksonville alum-
ni chapter of the fraternity, and
who was very helpful in re-ac-
tivating the Beta Eta chapter,
was presented a token of appre-
ciation by .the chapter.
TlIos initiated were: Charles M.
Boutelle, St. Paul, Minn.; Joseph-
us P. Hunter, Jacksonville; Charles
J. King, Umatilla; Hugh W. Koon,
St. Petersburg; Robert H. Kug-
ler, St. Louis, Mo.; Donald H.
McKee, Pensacola; Harold E. Mor-
lan, Wauchula; Hilton H. Pate,
Tampa; Jack S. Reaves, Gaines-
ville; Lawrence R. Scott, Lees-
burg; Robert R. Sorber, Orlando;
Grady 0. Tucker, Jr., Cambellton;
Frank M. Wilson, Jr., Jackson-
ville; William A. Griffin, Sara-
sofa; Robert A. Shoemaker, Wild-
wood, and Professors William H.
Pierson and Murray H. Shields
of Gainesville.

With election only six days
days away, the ALLIGATOR, as
a public service feature, presents
a map and a list of the election
polling places.
All polling places, with the ex-
ception of the Law School's, are
to be on the street which runs
between the Chemistry and Sci-
ence Buildings and which cuts
through the Plaza of the Ameri-
Beginning at the most western
end of the street, the Schools of
Agriculture, Forestry, Physical
Education, and Architecture and
Allied Arts are to occupy the first
polling place; Arts and Sciences,
and Pharmacy the second; and Ed-
ucation and Engineering the third.
Crossing Newell St. and still
moving from the west, Business
Administration is to occupy the
fourth polling place, Sophomore
class the fifth, and Freshman class
the sixth. The Law School is to
vote in front of their building.
In case of rain, all the groups
at the first polling place are to
move into the downstairs hall in
the Agriculture Building; those in
the second to the Chemistry Build-
ing; those in the third to the Engi-
neering Building; those at the
fourth to Peabody Hall; and those
in the fifth and sixth polling places
are to move into the Recreation.
Hall. The Law School is to move
inside their building in case of
Polling hours are to be from 9
a. m. to 6 p.m. and the votes will
be counted in the Recreation Hall
that night under the supervision
of the Chancellor of the Honor
Court, Dick Broome. (O'Neil said
that those who wish to assist eith-
er at the polling places or in the
county of the votes, should con-
act him).
O'Neill requested that students
do not park their cars in the poll-
ing areas Thursday night after
election so that the area may be

Tours Cafeteria; Reports Findings

r, in the present plant, an
zed bake shop, housing two
ted ovens .. small storage
and an equally small re-
ion unit holding only
meats for a few days. I
the kitchen, four ranges,
which is not in operation,
o of which are bolstered by
of wood to keep the oven
closed. I saw one dishwash-
t (small), one cup washing
ne glass washing unit, and
verware washing unit.
und out that the menus
he cafeteria have to be
d, not on a weekly basis,
n on a daily basis, but
to be planned more often
neal-to-meal basis.
ind that the prices are low-
itrary to popular belief)
e prices of public "eateries"
nesville. And I was told
e prices in the cafeteria

are lower than any similar unit in
the South.
The cafeteria, at present serves
about 1,200 to 1,500 students per
day Monday through Thurs-
day. Friday, a drop begins and
Saturday and Sunday the cafe-
teria does well to serve as many
students as it does on one normal
Registered dieticians are at a
premium. It is probable, however,
that we may have one by June 1.
I found that meat prices in the
cafeteria have not been raised
since September, 1947. I was told
that the price of beef purchased
by the cafeteria has risen from
30 cents per pound in December,
1947, to 54 cents per pound this
By way of comparison with
the dining room at FSU the
cafeteria at Florida State has,
until the present year, been op-

rating on a flat rate basis,
with all students eating their
meals there. This provides
cheaper meals, better planning
(for specified numbers), better
meals and more efficient serv-
ice. To be successful a flat rate
plan must have the cooperation
of the students. Would you be
willing to pay a flat monthly
sum for meals in the cafeteria?
Through inquiry, I found that
we have two chefs and eight cooks
employed by the cafeteria.
There are approximately 190
students employed by the cafe-
teria. In addition to these stu-
dents there are a number of full
time employees.
In the new cafeteria I saw a
few of the changes that will
begin service to the students
June 1 of this year tenta-
tive date of completion of the
new addition.

There is a bake shop many
times larger than the present
.plant provides. This bake shop
will house one stove and three
completely new ovens, in addition
to a number of stainless steel
work tables and pastry contain-
ers. The present facilities of the
bake shop, with the exception of
one mixer, purchased during the
last year, will be scrapped.
I saw a storage room about
eight times the size of the pres-
ent space provided.
In the new kitchen there will
be six new electric ranges. The
present ranges will be scrapped.
There will be a much larger and
more modern dishwasher, and fa-
cilities for cups and dishes will
be doubled.
The entire space used at pres-
ent for storage, baking and re-
frigeration will be turned into a
large refrigeration unit.

There will be a disposal room
for dry garbage, and a refriger-
ated disposal room for wet gar-
There will be a soda foun-
tain, open all day until 10 p. m.,
in the new addition. This soda
fountain will replace the Cam-
pus Club located in the Rec Hall.
The soda fountain in Florida
Union will be moved to the new
Student Exchange Building for
service to the students in that
The entire cafeteria will be air
conditioned, and the present din-
ing room will be remodeled to
conform with the new addition.
These are just a few of the
things I saw on my tour of two
cafeterias .
There will be improvements
June 1. Whether or not they will
satisfy the students remains to be

Relays, Football

Game To Feature

Big Week-End

State Sportswriters To
Hold Meeting Here
With Sports Events
By Bill Boyd
The University of Florida cam-
pus will be the site of the out-
standing sports events of the
Spring starting this afternoon with
an intrasquad football game be-
tween the Orange and Blue teams
selected by Coach Ray Wolf and
continuing tomorrow afternoon
when the famous Florida Relays
will be held.
The big grid battle sets off the
spark of a colorful and eventful
Week-end for the many visiting
sports writers and alumni as well
as for the coaches and sports
writers accompanying their en-
tries in the Relays. Almost every
major college in the South an4
many mid-western and eastern
colleges will be represented in the
Writers To Meet
During the course of the week-
end the Florida State Sportswrit-
ers Association will hold its
Spring meeting, at which time
they will hold their election of
officers. These writers will repre-
sent every major newspaper in
the state, and many of the out-of-
state papers.
Coach Wolf has divided his ar-
ray of stars into two teams for
the Orange 'and Blue game. Look-
ing over the list assures the spec-
tators of a thrilling afternoon of
Southern football. Injuries have
taken a toll of a few of the men.
Bobby Forbes, outstanding Gator
back, will not see action in the
The Relays will enjoy its big-
gest entry list since Coach Percy
Beard of the University of Florida
initiated the idea in 1939. This will
be the fifth running of the event.
There were no Relays in the war
years 1942 through 1946.
18 College Entries
Eighteen major colleges will be
entered in the collegiate division
with 348 men. Also expected to
take part in the Relays is an ar-
ray of junior college and high
school stars from over the state.
The Relays will start at 1:30
Saturday afternoon and all stu-
dents will be required to show
their athletic cards for admit-
ance. Adult tickets will sell for
$1.50 and student tickets for $1.00.
All spectators will enter at the
South side of the track.

Florida Alumni

Begin To Arrive

Will See Campus
Improvements As First
Spring Meeting Opens
Florida alumni wili see the re-
cent improvements at their Uni-
versity as they begin arriving to-
day for the first annual spring
meeting of the Florida Alumni
The meeting is especially im-
portant this year, for most of the
former students have not seen the
new buildings and additions to old
ones constructed on the campus.
A special tour will be held tomor-
row morning for those who wish
to see all the changes that the
University has recently under-
Full activity will not begin un-
til 3 o'clock this afternoon, when
the members will finish register-
ing at the Florida Union alumni
office. From that time, however,
alumni will be kept busy with
both meetings and social activi-
ties, starting with an Orange and
Blue football game this after-
noon and ending with the Florida
Relays tomorrow.
D. R. "Billy" Matthews, direc-
tor of alumni affairs, his office
staff and the Florida Blue Key
have made all the preparations
for this event.
3 p. m., football game, Orange
vs. Blue, Florida Field; 6 p. m.,
fraterntiy men reunions at their
respective fraternity houses; 6
p. m., informal dinner for indc-
pendents. at the Campus Club,
speaker, Vice President John S.
Allen; 9 p. m., meeting of the
executive council of the alumni
9 a. m., campus tours; 9 a. m.,
the unveiling of portrait of Dean
Emeritus Trusler at the Law Col-
lege; 10 a. m., business meeting of
General Alumni Association, with
President A. S. Herlong, Jr., pre-
siding; 12 noon, luncheon at the
banquet hall, speaker, President
Hillis Miller; 1:30 p. m., Florida
Florida Players Hold
Radio Auditions Tuesday
Auditions tor the Florida
Player's radio guild will be held
Tuesday, April 6, in room 126,
Building "E" from 8:30-5:30 and
7:30-9:30 p.m.
There will be parts for an-
nouncers, actors, sound effects

men, and musicians. All Stu-
dents are invited to the audi-


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Phi Kappa Tau Picks

Annual Dream Girl
Miss Joan Goddard, St. Peters
burg, was selected by member
and pledges of Alpha Eta o
Phi Kappa Tau 'as their Drean
Girl of 1948 during their first an
.nual Dream Girl dance last Satur
day night.
Miss Goddard, a junior at Flor
ida State University, was escort
'ed by Edward H. Fluker, presi
dent. As the orchestra played
"Phi Tau Dream Girl," she wa
presented a sweetheart pin b:
H. A. Aman, past chapter presi
dent and Jacksonville alumnus.
Other activities of the weekend
included a dinner-dance at the Ki
Kat Club Friday night and a par
ty Saturday afternoon at the
chapter house. Music was sup
plied by Freddy Freeman and hiE
orchestra Friday and by Rober
Jamieson and his orchestra Satur

Sigma Nu Holds
formal Pledging
And Initiation
Initiated into Sigma Nu fratern
al order March 17 were: Howard
F. Cook, West Palm Beach; John
0. Cox, Gainesville; William D
Hicks, Earnest W. Sharp, Jr., Fort
Lauderdale; Lucian C. Hutson
Fred Simpson, Marshall A
Stores, Jacksonville: Donald A
MacInnes, Miami; John C. New-
land, Winter Haven; Wythe D
Simms, Samuel H. Vaughn, Jr.
Orlando; H. Scott Verner, Day-
tona Beach; and Phillip A. Webb
Chicago, Ill..
Formally pledged recently were
ohn' F. Turner, Melbourne; Jack
Shoemaker, Phoenixville, Pa.;
Russell Hogan, Tampa; John Big-
1ow, Van B., Simpson, Jacksonville;
and Lamar R. Kirby, Orlando.
Charlie Carlin, Daytona Beach,
was elected president of the pledge
class Wednesday night. Others
serving with him are Ham Fee,
West Palm peach, as treasurer,
and Paul. Chancey, Daytona Beach,
as sergeant-at-arms.

Freshman Social
Society Expands
The Bacchus, freshman inter-
fraternity dance society, has voted
to increase its membership to six
men from each member fraternity.
Formerly only three men repre-
sented one society.
At the last regular meeting
President Bill Pruitt, Sigma Nu,
requested that plans be formulated
for a function at Spring Frolics.
Pruitt said, "We have got to con-
tinue our social program with
more vigor and fore firmly es-
tablish ourselves as a top-flight
freshman organization."
The present officers are: Bill
Pruitt, president; Lou Fields, Sig-
ma Chi, vi6e president; Bill Mor-
row, secretary; Beta Theta Pi,
Howard Johnson.
K. A., treasurer, Don McInnes,
Sigma Nu, sgt. at-arms, Brose
Olaf, Kappa Sigma, social chair-
man, and Dexter Douglas, Sigma
Nu, publicity director.
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An Organizations i Faculty, Invited To Sigma Nu Dance
All campus farternities, sorori. fraternity men and women will the campus in making this dance
", ''" ties, and members of the faculty accept our invitation, and thus re- the first of its kind in the history
Delta Tau Deltas have been invited to the highlight lieve much of the prevailent spirit of the University, an undeniable
Cam as 'of Sigma Nu's coming White Star ol antagonistic inter-fraternal re- success-not only for us, but for
S"'' Weekend, the "White Star Dance." nations." the campus as a whole.' In addi.
ld DThe formal affair, to be the He went on to say, "We sincere- tion, we hope that every other
climax of the April 2 and 3 week- ly desire the full cooperation of fraternity, will sponsor, as is the
Dellt Zet hapte IA 3end, is to be held in the appropri- all fraternitie and sororities on tradition on many coed campuses
AICHE. TanDelta Zeta Chapter of Delta ately decorated P. K. Yonge gym- is hoped that a large number of at over the country, social fune,
s AirTau Delta Fraternity holds its an- I' y IBH *.'. '8 nasium, and is to be from 8 to 12 tions during the year of which al
There will be an important busi- nual Rainbow Ball weekend today p. m. The band of Paul Chafin, fraernities and ororities will
ness meeting of the student chap- and tomorrow Jacksonville, will furnish the invited, and in which the greeks
ter n of the Aerican Institute of Over a hundred Deltn and their melodies, and his music will be U1 Ia1 l IS will take an active part."
C ter of the American Institute of Over a hundred Delts and their broadcast from the dance for a Also oi. the Sigma Nu agenda
7Chemical Enginee Tuesday at dates are expected to take part in half-hour through the facilities of an To Pan for the weekend is a closed "pi,
the many functions of the week- "' T WGGG. a-dilly Dance," a costumed rune.
i- OAMERA CLUB end festivities, including a formal Al Crabtree, commander of the tion to be held at the fraternit,
ball and banquet, an evening bar- Here's Phi Kappa Tau's Dream Girl, Joan Goddard, elected at the local Sigma Nu Chapter, said, house Friday night; a breakfast
d Dr. W. T. Runzler, professor of "Our fraternity is making a sin- following that dance; a swimming
Sman, author, lecturer, and travel- b-que, a tea dance, and informal fraternity's social affair last weekend. On her right is H. A. Aman. cere effort to better the under- and picnic party at Golden Heai
er, will show and comment on entertainment at the chapter s standing, social activities, and Sigma Delta Chi, journalistic Park on Saturday; and a clo-ed
- colored slides which he has taken house, general relations of all fraterni- fraternity, will present a skit at breakfast after the "White S~i,
in different parts of the country Highlight of the weekend will Aties and sororities on the campus, the Florida Sportswriters Banquet Dance" Saturday night.
t at the next meeting of the Camera be the formal banquet and ball ADPi Announces AEC To Hear through, extending a cordial in- tonight at the Hotel Thomas.
Club Monday in room 302, Ag. at the Club 40GO at which the new aviation to all reek letter social At the request of h Wig, Alph Phi O
Bldg. "Queen of Delta Tau" will be a organizations to attend the "White president of the Florida State l a P i mega
Sc nhosen and crowned. The queen Initiates, Pledges Jos J. Firebaugh Star Dance," the outstanding Sportswriters Association, and Op P O m e
PANAMA CITY CLUB will be awarded suitable gifts a nd d New President Truman' "Civil Rights function of our annual weekend. It Joe Sherman, Florida publicity di- e ca r
The Panama City Club will hold each brother will present his date A NOfficers pr rector, the skitters will pan the
its regular semi-monthly meeting with a favor. Ed Lang will pro- sf Jo- *Sportswriters after the mannerO frateri cann une toa
from 7 until 8 Monday night In vide the ic for the affair and Alpha Delta Pi has recently ini- seph J. Firebaugh, assistant pro- the famous Gridiron Banquet e fraternity, announced ta
Room 209 of Florida Union. novelty acts will be presented by tiated four members, installed of- fessor of Humanities, in a speech paring of politicos. that it is openg a drive f
All members ar, asked to be on the brothers and pledges. ficers for the semester, and added before the American Veterans Skitwriters Elgin White, Jim magazines and period
time as there is much toIniscuss four peldges into their local chap- Committee Tuesday night at 8 gina JyitecampusOinfirmary.
time as there is much to discuss In a formal initiation ceremony ter, Gammna Iota. room 305 Florida Union. u e We Baxley, and Jimmy Gay predict at the campus infirmary,
for the proposed fish fry. Any stu- held at the chapter house Tuesday The new initiates are: Nita Des- Firebaugh has written articles Dr. W. T. Runzler of the Ger- that the Sportawriters can con- All persons or organizations
dent who is not yet affiliated with night the following pledges were Champs, Bradenton; Pat Collier, which have appeared in American man Department will give a lee- side themselves boiled, sauteed, or who have copies of recently pub.
the club is invited to attend, initiated into the active chapter: Fort Lauderdale; Iva Bel 1 e Speech, American Literature, Col- ture illustrated with colored slides stewed after they see the pans wished magazines which are no
ASTR SRVICJohn Adair, Lake Worth; Walter Rhodes, Gainesville; and Damaris lege English, and Prairie Schoon- for all who are interested in color and hear the sizzling therefrom, longer in use are asked to phone
"HEASTER SERVI CES Bishop, Greenville; Emmett B Thorton, Palatka. er magazines. He also writes book photography in the Florida Union, Skitactors will be: Gerald Tommie Thompson, chairman in
S"He Is Not Here" will be the tick, Fort Myers; Ray Bullard, Newly elected officers include: reviews frequently for the St. 8 o'clock, Wednesday night. Clarke, Trent Rogers, Der Van charge of te drive, a University
Subject of a special Easte er Ser- Baldwin; Ralph Carper, Fort Lau- Jo Laura Craft, Miami, president; Louis P t-Dispatch. Photos of Grand Canyon, Mon- Waggoner, Pen Gaines, Elgin extension 310.
vice to be held at the Wesley derdale; Evans Crary, Stuart; Susan Baker, Jacksonville, vice- Everyone is invited to attend, ument Valley, Bryce Canyon, White, Travis Messer, Morty There is a need for these' put.
Foundation Sunday morning at 11 John Crawford, Fort Pierce; John Ja Ziglr, Miami, Arches Monument. Teton's Nation- Freedman, Ted Shurtleff, Raul locations, and all contributions ill
T o'clock. Doherty, Jacksonville; Calvin Fau- psecretary; Ann Mills, Jacksonville, al Park, Glacier National Park, Reyes, Jack Ledoux, George Hath- be appreciated by both the Alpha
will bThe hymn "He Is Not Here" cett, Tampa; Jack Francis, Bu- iami;tresurer Damaris Thornton, Winn f A Iunced and Bariff and Lake Louise Con- away, Jim Baxley, Jimmy Gay, Phi Omega society and the i
will be sung by the Wesley Choir alo, N. Y.; Al Harrington, Miami; Jack alaka, his an; Betty Daw- try in Canada will be shown. All Sandy Geer, and the announcer students at the University infirm.
Directed by Mrs. Wilda Bradhan Emory Jackson, Miami; Jack M-artin Miami, guard; Nita Des' Tare reminded that these pictures Dick Crago. ary.
PAN AERICAN CLUB ashington D. C. Ernest Middle- Champs, Bradenton, Adelphean reI Brid e Tourney nature's wonders will be shown
The Pan American club will ton, Fort Myers; Bill Millican, porter and publicity chairman Joe Wilkerson and Lukie An-R A A Tr A
The Pn an club will Gainesville; Gilbert Parker, Plant Pat Collier, Fort Lauderdale er, pair number seven, and Rent A Car- Rent A Truck--Rent A Trailefr
sponsor a dance to be held at the City; John Peddy, Miami; John chaplain; Dottie Powell, Miami, sha ier, p number seven, and Tribute Is Paid
Recreation Center at 8:00 p. m. Priestman, Stuart; Glenn San- house manager; Robbie Lee Milan, A. W. Sikes and Lanier Dasher, REASONABLE RATES
Thursday. Several comic skits Priestma ,Stuat; Glenn San- REASONABLE RATES
will be presented nd a rumba ford, Miami; George Sistrunik, Jacksonville, panhellenic repre- pair number eight, were the win-
lbe resented d a rum Tampa; Thornbur Smith, Miami; tentative; Carolyn Davidson, Jack- ners of the weekly Recreation Hall Late Professor
contest will be held. Larry Gib- Jack Wells, Fort Myers, and Fritz sonville Beach, social chairman; Bridge Tournament T u e s day A tribute to the late Prof.
son and his orchestra will provide Woehle Delray Beach Iva Belle Rhodes, Gainesville, night. Charles Abbot of the College of i .
the music. scholarship chairman; Winkie Students are reminded that these Agriculture by Prof. Fraser Rog- W ilbur S!ah M otor Co.
The charge is 50 cents stag or Saunders, Indian Town, athletics tournaments are held in the Rec. ers and Henry Swanson high-
drag and tickets are on sale at Al chairman; and Barbara Glenn, Hall every Tuesday night, and lighted the annual Ag Club fish U-Drive-It Service
Room 183, Building E. Lambda Chi A lpha Tampa, membership chairman and representatives from all student fry held recently.
La b i.W i A lp political representative. New groups are urged to participate in Professor Rogers gave a brief Ga
PLANT CITY CLUB Social weekend peldges include: Kathryn Hoge, them. tribute to Professor Abbot, saying Galnesvile, Fla.
Plans for a hay-ride, weiner Arlington, Virginia, president; that he was "thorough and stead- Phone 2317 13212 W. University Ave
roast, and swimming party to be Honors Founders Betty Hall, Arcadia, secretary- fast" throughout his brilliant ca-
held in Plant City during the treasurer; and Virginia Lee Crew, Ten Intiated reer. Swanson spoke in memorial
Spring holidays will be made at a Lake Placid. of the late professor.
special meeting of the Plant City Epsilon-Mu ZetaofLambda Chi unav night the members hon- Bryon T. Cokey, Vero Beach; Dean Hume delivered a short
club Tuesday at 7:30 p. m. in Alpha social fraternity will com- ored the initiates and new pledges WilliamBry T. ookey. lanfor, Jach; talk on the future of agriculture
Room 209 Florida Union. memorate its Founders Day with a a coee. iillam Blani d ao n- andthe University, and themFO R T H E B-EST "
All members are urged to at- week-end of social activities fea- vilie; Danel N Meadows, Del- bers were served hush puppies,
tend the meeting. turning a banquet, formal dance, a ray Reach; Jack M. Dyer, Or- slaw and ice cream in true Ag
member-alumni stag breakfast, land; Henry M. Kittleson, Jack- School fashion
ENGINEERS and an Arabian Nights Ball. Phi Gamma Delta sonville; Roger L. Phillips, Ocala; ch ashon
A talk by C. D. Williams, pro- Friday afternoon following the William B. Dyer, Orlando; TEP Adds Pledges Come and Visit Us
fessor of Civil Engineering, on Orange and Blue intersquad foot- Activit Listed ard T. Prince, Jacksonville; Frank TEP Adds Pledges
"Sewage Research in the State of ball game at Florida Field, the P. Harben, Clewiston and Fred Two men were added to the ros-
Florid will highlight thesced a i Gamma Delta recently held V. Anderson, Fruitland Park, ter of pledges of Tau Epsilon Phi r y r Dry C meaning
Flria wla Phi Gamma Delta recently held were the men initiated into Sigma fraternity i-ast week.
ing of Benton Engineering Socie- reunion at the chapter house fol- initiation ceremonies for 14 pledges Phi Epsilon Wednesday in cere- These men are: Allan Jacobs,
ty to be held April 13 at 7:30 p. lowed by a banquet and dance at and election of officers for the mnis held in the Chapel of the Miami Beach and Jerry Marks and d Needs
m. Chemistry Audtorium. Pro- the Kit Kat Club to honor their coming year. mda a lun reeJs
fessor Williams will be sponsored alumni. The music for this dance Those men initiated were Bill Incarnation. Jersey City.
by ASCE. will be furnished by Fred Free- Addlington, Tampa; Dick Mugge,
All engineering students are man and his orchestra. Tampa; Bill Nihoul, Cedar Key; 5 Student Drivers
urged to attend. The alumni will be entertained Wally Blackburn, Clearwater;
at a stag breakfast Saturday Hayes Kennedy, Clearwater; Har- I'S hwe I Come in cand see I Clarence W. Daniel* Grady A. Smith
Dan a rty Clb morning at 8 o'clock and at 9 old Haldeman, Fort Lauderdale; Tii EW
Dan M cCarty .Club o'clock a meeting of all Lambda Ernie Tyler, Jacksonville; JimEddieHill Bill Pennin on
Chi Alpha wives is scheduled. Harper, Jacksonville; Jim McDon-.0 Eddie Hill 0 Bill Penninton
M eets To Outline Saturday night will be the big earwater; Larry Sentefit, Sara- ROYAL PORTABLE...w.
a week-end event with a full dress sota; Homer Vanture, Sarasota: i NGER FOR KEYS :
Campaign Plans Arabian Nights Ball at the chap- oruce Westera, Winter art and
ter house. Mo Dirghalli and his Ken Strong, Winter Park.
The executive committee of the orchestra will furnish the music Officers recently elected were -*5i fl'd to Crau y r fingr-f ps *
Dan McCarty for Governor Club for the dance which will be execu- Don Brown, DeFuniak Springs,
met yesterday afternoon at the ted amidst desert backgrounds. As president; Bill Poole, Jacksonville,
Gainesville headquarters to make the climax of the evening,' Bill treasurer; Stanley Barchan, Jack- inEquipment DRY CLEANING '
plans for future campaign activi- Gundlach, president, will crown sonville, recording secretary; Jack USiness quipmentCo. DRY CLEANING
ties. the girl voted by members and Moore, Miami, corresponding sec- 609 W M720 W. University Ave. Phone 4
Emphasised at the meeting alumni as "Sweetheart of Lambda retary; Sam Hyman, Clearwater,' 609 W. Masonic St.
were plans for McCarty's two Chi." historian; Harold Dillinger, Sara-
visits to Gainesville during the sota, alumni secretary, and John
next week. He will be at the Uni- A Davis, Tampa, IFC representative.
versity today at attend the alumni P Kappa Alpha Tentative plans for Spring Fro-
meeting and will appear in a cam- lics at the Fiji house include a
paign address at the county court Social Frat Holds breakfast Friday night and a pic-
house next Wednesday. l i atI nic and hay ride Saturday. FOR U AL IED FF I E R
of the club, announced that Formal Initiation
"Dan's the Man" neckties are now At Florida UL I I IR
available and can be obtained The University of Florida Alpha
from him or Bill O'Neill. Eta chapter of Pi Kappa Alpha,
national social fraternity, held ROBIE LEE
formal initiation ceremonies re-

kre t for0 ier ILAM To Represent Y 0 U R Student Gov't.
Arnold Abercrombie, G. Tom Smokes
Be Dr. M miller Bailey,Leland BrookeDunwoody, Smokes
Vaughan Walter Hall, Louis
Florida Alpha of Sigma Phi George Jacobs, Miami; Richard M. Chee f idA
Epsilon celebrates Founder's Da Anderson, Gainesville; Sandera s Chesterfields
Epsilon eight with the Annualtes Founder's Day H. Bradshaw, Henry N. Cornell,
tonight with the Annual Found-i Francls G. McGill, Lake City;
Houer's Day Banquet at the Sig EP Howard S. Gregory, Quincy; Lee Robie says: PrOid n C J H ard
Dr.J. Hillis Miller, Sig Ep of P Hatfield, John R. Nelson, Ft. "Chesterfields always satisfy rresIent- ardee
Virginia Alpha, will deliver the Lauderdale; Howell L. Heald, me, because they're mild and firm-
Viprincipal address. Hublpha, will deliver C. the Leesburg; Harry L. Merryday, ly packed."
Florida Alpha, professor' of Busi- Eustis; Wendell C. (Blly) Park- Voted TOPS!--Chesterfield Is the Vice Pres.- Earl Faircoth
of the local chapter er, David M. Shiell,, Jacksonville; largest selling cigarette in Amer-
Terry Lye, chapter president, William Tripp, Winter Haven; ica's colleges (by notion-wide sur- T :
will serry Lylve as toastmas, chapter president, Henry L. Williford, John H. Willi- vey.) Sec. Treas.- Cail Lee
the ceremonies, scheduled to begin ford, Sarasota.
at 6 p.m.
the TextC Florsheim Shoes hant. of the Honor Court Thomas Casey

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As Governor, Colin English
will not have to spend valuable
months feeling his way around
..getting acquainted with the
'iob" of Governor. He knows
now ... and from the moment
of his inauguration, he will be
a full-fledged Governor
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standpoint of experience and
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through eleven years of
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member of the state cabinet
and other important boards
and commissions, during te
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now to effectively take over
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Houriet (AS-G).
Agriculture: Bruce Beardsley
and Samuel Love (V), and Gene
Fortner and Bob Hargraves (AS-
G); Arts and Sciences: Jim Loo-
mis (AS-G), and Ernest Currie,
Mary Joy Lee, Harry Letaw, Jr.
(V); Forestry: James Willingham
(V), and Morris McClure (AS-G);
Education: Harry H. Beaseley and
Larue Harrell (V), and Bill Walk-
er and Dave Legate (AS-G);
Pharmacy: Bill Lane (AS-G), and
Lucien Watson, Jr. (V); Physical
Education: Tommy Taylor (AS-
G), and Lloyd Pritchard and Wil-
liam Thiel (V); Business Adminis-
tration: John Livingston, Jr., Rob-
ert Bronson, and Rex Farrien (V),
and Murray Bullard, Bob Poole,
and John Dees (AS-G).
Law: Charlie McCarty, Gene
Sefrna, and Reece Smith (AS-G),
and David Clements, Russell Mc-
Intosh, and James Voyles (V);
Architecture and Allied Arts;
Wayne Sessions (V) and (AS-G);
Engineering: William L. Bryan
and Stanley Poole (V), and May-
nard McGurn (AS-G).
Honor Court: Law(IP) Sam All-
good (AS-G), and John Jones (V);
Arts and Sciences and Pharmacy:
Herbert Underwood (V), and Eddy
Glenn (AS-G); Business Adminis-
tration: Bill Davidson and Bert
Munro (V), and Lee Sanders and
Solon Elmaker (AS-G); Agricul-
ture and Forestry: Charlie Ander-
son (AS-G), and Eugene Badger
(V); Architecture and Allie Arts:
Gene Leedy (AS-G), and Charles
Yeats (V); Education: Guy Col-
lins (V), and Earl Hall (AS-G);
Sophomore Class: Stanley Smith
(V), and Bill Ferguson (AS-G);
Freshman Class: Bob Zeigler (AS-
G), and Francis Wilson (V); En-
gineering: Tommy Keeter, (V) and
none for the (AS-G).
At press time yesterday, the in-
dependent nominations made by
Benton Hall Engineering and the
"F" Club, which have been en-
dorsed in part by all three politi-
cal parties, were unavailable for
publication. They will be carried
in Wednesday edition of the AL-

UF Press Association

Favors Campus Plant
By Bill Henry hoped to enlarge to handle all stu-
Tbe tremendous growth of the dent publications with the excep-
,,,. of Florida in the last t;on of the yearbook.
few years makes the acquiring of The University Press Associa-
a University-owned printing plant tion has adopted a resolution
imperative. Such a plant would favoring changing the ORANGE
... great savingto the Uni- PEEL int a monthly variety mag-
L r,. both in lower printing azine instead of its present quart-
costs and gain in training facili- erly issue. There would be eight
tics. issues during the regular school
Ever since the loss of the year, and one additional one for
19y1 press, the Board of Student the Summer terms.
I.tbh..in.f has had to con- The University Press Associa-
tract with private printing tion is also on record for 'avor-
finns for the prting of THE ing improvements in the SEMI-
FLORlDA ALLIGATOR, the NOLE such as individual pictures
SEMINOLE, the O R A N G E of all students, financial pro-
pEEL, the F BOOK, and the visions for small organizations to
FLORIDA COLLEGE FARM- purchase space, and 12 months
ER, the latter being reactivated coverage of campus life for a
after a war time lapse, book delivered in May.
Through the efforts of the Uni-
versity Press Association, a prac- O w College Bull
tical plan for obtaining this long- UOW (Olle ll
*ought printing plant will soon be
s bmitted to the Board of Student By Eugene Doss
publication for their considera- The Florida College Farmer
tion. While a regular printing Board will complete their report
plant will cost in the neighbor- on the possibility of reacting
1ood of $65,000. this'plan calls for the publication next week ,
n initial outlay of only $10,000 Sounds good. There will be sev-
r less, and further outlays will eral resignations, but for differ-
bring the total no higher than ent reasons.
.30,000. The Tampa Tribune article
William J. Higgins, discover of Tuesday charged the University
I,. process, was vacationing from of Florida with Prejudice against
is job as production engineer in Brahmans. In keeping with the
lightweight metals for Vultee Con- old' processes of evolution over
olidated, and was in St. Peters- revolution, let's not rush this
ourg when the newspapers there thing. If the students want cours-
dnerwent a printers strike in es in Brahman breeding, they
945. He visited the plant and de- probably could get them. That is
ised his system, going to work how we got an accredited School
or the St. Petersburg papers, be- of Forestry.
are joining the John H. Perry Not to take up the fight of the
hain to carry on further experi- boy who claims that he was
nentation in Ocala. flunked because of a certain
Subject to Board of Student (Brahman girl,) but it is hard on
Publications approval, the Uni- the student who stokes the prof
ersity Press Association would the wrong way. That is the nature
ke to begin using this process of the educator in too many in-
0on. At first, a printing plant stances. Still, it will always be
vill not be bought, but only the hard to teach old dogs new tricks.
ayout plant and engraving plant. Especially if the young dogs want
Vithin a few years a press will be to do the teaching.
purchased and at that time it is The informal initiation of the
Block and Bridle was a riot.
There was not much co" college
At Florida bull left unturned, etc. It is in
the wind that the Ag college coun-
cil will reactivate in the not too
CAROLYN distant future. The odds are in
the long shot bracket now that
there will 'not be a Rodeo this
DAVISON year. On or off the campus. .
More on the cow college organiza-
S k tions later.

Chesterfields Elections
Continued from Page ONE

Here are the 1948 cheerleaders: Kneeling, left to right: Winkle San-
ders, Gerry Collins, Lee Robinson, and Margaret Anderson. Standing,
left to right: Ed Smith, Sandy Freed, Guy Collins, Bill Rutledge, and
Billy Bracken, head cheerleader.

1948 Cheerleaders Chosen;

Squad Has 4 Co-Eds,5 Men
Cheerleaders for the 1948 foot- will consist of four coed-students
ball season were selected here and five men. Three alternates
recently after several weeks of were also chosen.
practice and try-outs. The squad Billy Bracken, a cheerleader
veteran of several years, was se-
Nei fAn hmnAes elected as Captain. Chosen to serve
Nedl Announce with him were Lee Robinson, Key
West; Winkie Saunders, Indian-
amp s Elea tiAn town; Gerry Collins, Sarasota;
Campu) s ELicIUlI Margaret Anderson, Knoxville,
announcement of election day Tenn.; Ed Smith, St. Petersburg;
Announcement of elections Bill Rutledge, Fernandina; Sandy
has been made by Bill O'Neil, sec- Freed, Miami; and Guy Collins,
retary of the interior.
rotary of the interior. Miami Alternates chosen were:
O'Neil issued the following state- Barbara Davis, Gainesville; Fre
nt Wednesday; Barbara Davis, Gainesville; Fred
"In accordance with Article IV, Davies, Miami; and Paul Chancy,
Section 2, and Article V, Section Daytona.
3, of the Constitution of the Stu- According to the Student Body
dent Body of the University of Constitution, cheerleaders for the
Florida, there is to be a general next season must be chosen each
student body election on Thurs- spring after ample time has been
day, April 1, 1948, from 9 a. m. given for all interested students
to 6 p.m." to try-out. As further provided, the
1. President, vice president, and committee which made this year's
secretary-treasurer. selection was composed of the
2. Athletic Council (total five), following: John Crews, president
president, vice president, secre- of the Student Body; Leonard
tary, and two members. "Gus" Smith, president of the
3. Lyceum Council (total five), Athletic Council; Hank Gardner,
president and four members. president of the "F" Club; Dave
4. Board of Student Publica- Harmon, Executive Council rep-
tions (total three), three members resentative; and Clyde Stevens,
only. former cheerleader.

5. Seminole editor and busi-
ness manager.
6. Orange Peel-editor and busi-
ness manager.
7. The "F" Book-editor and
business manager.
8. Executive Council (total 38),
one member from each of the fol-
lowing schools: Forestry, Pharma-
cy, Architecture, and Allied Arts.
Two members from each of the
following colleges: Agriculture,
Engineering, Physical Education
and Athletics. Three members are
elected from each of the fol-
lowing colleges: Arts and Sciences,
Business Administration, and Law,
Also to be elected are seven mem-
bers from the freshman class and
11 from the sophomore class.
9. Honor Court (total 13), chan-
cellor, clerk of the court, and one
justice from each of the following:
Agriculture and Forestry (combin-
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Education, Engineering; Law;
freshman class, and sophomore
class. Two are to be elected from
each of the following: Business
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Vagabonds Start
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The Vagabonds, a social group
from South Jacksonville, has been
re-activated for the second semes-
ter, it was learned this week. Of-
ficers have been elected and a
constitution drawn up which has
ben submitted for the approval of
the Dean of Students.
Ray Forsythe was elected presi-
dent; Bain Austin, vice-president;
Billy McCoy, secretary; John
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Harry Keenan was elected man-
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"The Suwannee Minstrels," star-
ring many University students, lo-
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will be presented April 15 and 16
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local District 10 of the Florida
State Nurses Association.
Rehearsals for the show started
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for anyone with talent who would
like to participate. Proceeds will
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released a statement saying that publicity blanks correctly. Their
all material for the 1948 edition home address and town will be the
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the deadlines were met early and There is no definite date as to
the book is on schedule for, a when the first lopy will be back,
change, but copies will be distributed by
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By Bill Boyd Orange
Alligator Sports Editor
An open letter to all sports writers attending this week- Belden, illiams
end: F
Dear Sports Writers:
We are the students of the University of Florida, the T
fastest growing university in the South. You have the e b C
power to make our university the South's most publicized To uart
university. T
We want to take this opportunity to thank you for |nn n | a
the many thousands of fine words that you have written O po ing eams
about our athletic teams, but most of all we want to urge
all of you to continue to do ever more for us. Coach Ray Wolf will split his
This university is a fast growing child, over grown in Gator football Isquad into two
many places, and awkward in more places than we like to teams, the Orange vs. the Blue,
for a full scale intra squad game
admit. We are trying hard to do our best and all of you at 3 p. m. today on Florida Field.
who saw the Fighting Gator football team this past season In announcing his starting line-
will admit that they did their best under the worst kind of ups, Coach Wolf indicated that
odds. Doug Belden will direct the Orange
odds. team and Angus Williams will
We want you to have a good time up here this week- quarterback the Blue team. Both
end and go back to your desks full of praise and kind of these men are battling for the f
regards for the University which we are trying to build, starting quarterback post for next
t season and this game should give
This next football season will very likely be the most an idea of the quality of quarter-
important in the history of the University. We are climb- backing Florida will have.
ing a steep and bumpy hill. We are certainly on the way The starting line for the Orange
to what all of the people of Florida want-a winning foot- team will, be Milton Adkins and
ball team. This might not be the year. but you can bet Joe Hawkins at the ends, Frank
Dempsey and Cliff Sutton at the
your last nickel it will be a step closer. Our coaches are tackles, Marcelino Huerta and V
the best, our students are behind the team and' our team Sam Cole in the guard slots and AUI
almost intact from last year. John Gilbert at the pivot spot.
eOSt bIntact from y tstiyear.e d s Belden will be in the quarterback '.
We beg of you to stick with us and some day, sooner post for the team, Li'l Hal Griffin ...
than you might think, you may be writing about a cham- and Charlie Hunsinger at the half,
pionship gridiron machine here. and Billy Parker in the fullback
Sincerely yours, slot.
Vnc The Spot The Blue team will find Tommy
On The Spot Bishop and Vie Vaccaro at the
FLORIDA'S CAMPUS ONCE AGAIN will have upon its flanks, Corlis Carver and John
grounds some of the outstanding men of the nation. This Natyshak at tackle, Tommy Bray t
time they are in the sports field, both athletes and writers,. and Fletcher Groves at guard,
Anyone who has scanned the list of famous participants andte J ilia Bruiser Kn ce atrge
in the Relays will awe at the sight. Fortune Gordien, of the signal calling and ball han-
probably the most outstanding discus-thrower in the dling. Loren Broadus and Bob I
world. This big fellow has recorded throws 23 feet far- Gruetzmacher will be the starting gF
their than the existing Relay record, halfbacks and Alex Gardiner will
Other famous track stars who will see action are: Lee be at fullback.
Hofacre of Minnesota, Roger Neighborgall of Duke, G T C rit
George Hills of Florida, Jim Nolan of Georgia Tech, roes To 10 captain the So
Bobby Clayton of Miami, Red Smith of Georgia Tech, and C
Jim Vann of Davidson, Fred Carley of Auburn, Bill Gator Football Team nmt
Holshouser of Clemson and many others too numerous and M
to mention. Any true sports lover will chill with the Du -rln Cortmi Year tW
sight of such men of fame. Duing Coming Y r. l
WHEN THE TWO GATOR GRID teams trot onto Flor- Fleacher Groves, 186 pound
ida Field this afternoon in the annual Orange and Blue guard from Tampa has been nam-
game Florida fans will get their first real glimpse of the ed captain for the Gators for the WrE1
1948 Gator football machine. There are a- number of the 1948 season it was announced by
men out, but even, then you will have a very good chance Head Coach Ray "Baer" Wolf.
to form your own opinion of just how strong the Wolfmen Groves will br the atoringhine next
will be in 1948. Who wins the game is not important, but season.
how the boys look under real game fire is important. In The Tampan often referred to Ala
fact very important, as a "watch fob guard" has been the F]
the nvar 1iu of the GOator line

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for the las' two seasons. Has out-
standing work has gained him
many friends both on and off the
field. Groves played 341 minutes
last year.
Doug Belden, also of Tampa,
was named alternate captain. Bel-
den was the first string quarter-
back for the Gatorsethig past sea-
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' of Florida Relays on March 27th. Gil Allen (Clemson) is one of
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Deorgia Tech's Buddy Powlkes are middle distance stars; South
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imson Tide Rolls Over

)rida Baseball Team, 17-1
By Mac McGrew
abama's Crimson Tide scored almost at will to defeat
lorida baseball team 17-1 Tuesday afternoon for the

second win o the season over the Gators.
Coach Dave Fuller's Gators were never in the ball game
after Alabama's three-run first inning in which Jay Byrd
tripled, the next four men walked, and Ned Folmar
Bama was held scoreless in the ence Fleck, turned in a neat six-
second with two sparkling catches
by Jack Ledoux in right field one hitter to match the performance
a diving shoe string catch %f a of his teammate, Joe Kirkland,
line drive, saving the day for Monday. Alabama combed the
pitcher Julian Fussell. Not to be combined offerings of Fussell and
denied, the Tide hitters scored
twice in the third but saved their Montsdeoca for 16 hits including
power for the 11-run fifth inning, two triples by first baseman Jay
The first 11 Bama hitters scored Byrd. *
as 15 men stepped to the plate. Rodney Hudson, Gator second
Gators Score sacker, led the home team with
Florida dented the plate in the two singles.
last half of the seventh after Ala-
bama had scored their seven-
teenth run in the top half. Fred
Montsdeoca singled, took second
on a fielder's choice, and scored DOES
on a clean single by Gator first YOUR
baseban Bobby Forbes. YOUR
Julian- Fussell started on the FAMILY
mound for the Gators, was reliev- LI KE
ed in the big fifth by Fred Monts- -
deoca who in turn gave way to
Jim Hurst in the eighth inning.
Hurst fared better than his prede-
cessors on the hill and pitched no
hit ball in his two inning job. 7
Six-Hitter Cr-
Alabama's ace right-hander Clar-

the leading passers in. the South-
eastern Conference. Last year
Coach Wolf changed from the
double wing to the "T" and Belden
was not as successful with his
aerial game.
Groves was the fourth conse-
cutive guard to be named captain.
Hugo Miller captained the Ga-
tors in 1945, Bill Raborn in 1946,
Charlie Fields in 1947 and Groves
in 1948, all of them guards.

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In Softball Opener, 8-2
By Julian Clarkson
Pi Kappa Alpha plastered an 8-2 defeat on the Phi
Delta Theta nine Wednesday to highlight play in the
Orange League softball tourney as the first week of com-
petition came to an end. Other wins chalked up prior to
yesterday went to Kappa Alpha, a first day 13-3 decision
over Kappa sigma, and to SAE, 15-1 conquerors of Sigma
Pitcher Bill Boyd proved to be
the spark that ignited the Pikes' I a |
explosion against last year's run- I t a H i
nerup nine. The hard-working
Pike hurler throttled the Phi Re sults
Delts with five safeties, striking R SMu TS
out five and walking only one, and Frat Softball
figured in each of the winners' PKA 8, PDT 2; PKT 12, PGD
three out-bursts against PDT hur- 6; LXA 3, BTP 1; XP 5, TX 2;
ler Al Lindgren, getting two hits SAE 15, SX 1; BTP 6, TEP 4.
in as many official trips to the Independent Volleyball
plate. Wesley over Stings, 15-11 9-15,
The Pikes' big inning was a 15-11; Hillel over Killers, 15-12,
three-run uprising in the third 10-15, 15-10; Saints over Gator
game to break a 2-2 deadlock. Club, 15-1, 15-6; All Stars over
With one away, Wilcox hammer- Tarpons, 15-3, 15-8; Hell Cats over
ed a sharp single between third Wildcats, 15-8, 15-6; All Stars
and short and after Richardson over Baptist, 15-3, 15-5; Presby-
whiffed, Lindgren served up sue- terian over CLO, 14-16, 15-2, 15-2.
cssive walks to Cook, Thulberry, Dorm Softball
and Parker, forcing in a run. Murphree L-M 5, Murphree C-D
Boyd then singled to right-center 4 (semi-finals); Fletcher O-P 9,
to run the count to 5-2. Three Sledd C-G 2 (semi-finals); Temp.
last inning tallies closed out the H 2, Temp. K 0; Sledd C-G 12,
scoring. Air Base 10.
SAE hardly got a workout in Independent Handball
romping over Sigma Chi behind Presbyterian over Hillel, 21-9,
the five-hit hurling of Buster 21-8 (doubles finals); Vagabonds
Nigels. Eight runs in the opening over Presbyterian, 21-14, 15-21,
stanza put the game on ice and 21-16 (singles finals).
the rest of the game was merely Frat Golf
batting practice for the top DTD over KA, 5-4 (Orange fi-
bracket favorites. Dozier, with a nals); PLP-PGD final round match
pair of singles, and Jung with a (Blue League) played yesterday.
homer in two official times at
bat, paced SAE offensively.

Mercer Golfers
To Meet Gator
Linksmen Here i
Florida's golf team will attempt
to bring their average to .500 for
the first time this season when 4
they meet their next out-of-state
foe, Mercer, here today. The Ga-
tors' record stands at two wins,
three losses, and a tie.
Another match is slated for
Tuesday when the Duke Blue Dev- T A
ils invade Gainesville. |ThDe Ande
Gator Mentor Archie Bagwell
disclosed that Mercer will bring
only four men for the match and 318 W. U
that he will probably use Co-
Captains Leon Sikes and Jack Vi- Telepho
dal and Dick Walker and Bud
Colt against the Bears.

SEC Head Man

Will Referee

Top Track Meet
By Jack Ledoux
Three hundred forty-eight crack
performers representing 18 col-
leges and universities will take
part in the fifth running of the
Florida Relays at Graham Field
starting at 1:30 Saturday after-
noon. Bernie Moore, new commis.
sioner of the Southeastern Con-
ference and former LSU head
coach, will referee the meet.
The Florida Relays are rapidly
becoming one of the top track and
field events in the South, and this
year's meet has attracted teams
of partial or full strength from
the East and Mid-west as well as
the customary Southern entire.
Feature performances of the
day will be staged by two non-
competing trackmen-Earle Mea-
dows, former world champion pole
vaulter, and Bob Salisbury, form-
er University of Georgia cinder
star who holds the javelin record
for the Southeastern Conference
as well as the Florida Relays.
These two men, both of whom are
seeking Olympic tryouts, will giv.
exhibitions in their specialties.
Among the entrants is a ten-
man team from the University of
Minnesota, contender from thej
powerful Western Conference. In-
cluded on the Minnesota squad are
pole-vaulter Harry Cooper, who
has consistently bettered the pres-
ent Florida Relay record in Mid-
western competition: Fortune
Gordien, one of the top discus-
throwers in the world; and Clark
Rice, one of the top sprinters in
the Midwest.
Tech Stars Entered
Georgia Tech has entered a 25-
man team which includes Buddy
Fowlkes, dashman, who was lead-
ing point-scorer in the SEC meet
last spring, and "Dinkey" Bowen,
better-known for his exploits on
the gridiron, but also a fine javel-
Boys to watch carrying the col-
ors of Duke University are John
Colvin, pole vaulter, and Roger
Neighborgall, champion half-
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the "Big Wheels" of the opposing
parties offered the three indepen-
dents on the Varsity slate nomi-
nations. All three were not ap-
proached in the first place and
those that were only offered the
chance to try to win a nomination.
However, the Varsity Party did
offer nominations to several of the
independents running on the All-
Student-Gator ticket and these
men and women know that the
All-Student-Gator parties can do
more for student government.
4. It's a few greedy men, rep-
resenting only themselves in the
Varsity Party, who are doing the
most to split the campus.
Raul Reyes
Formerly Co-Chairman
All Student Party

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should be a close, well-fought
The Schnellmen travel from
there tomorrow to Coral Gables
where they will play the Univer-
sity of Miami Hurricanes before
returning for their first home
match with the Clemson Tigers
next Wednesday.
Making the trip with the
coach are: Co-captains Bobby Rig-
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University of Florida Alligator, rnday, March 26, 1948 5


Campus Opinions
0 Letters To The Editor

'Independents Are Mis-Informed'
Dear Sir:
I also would like to give some information to the independents. Ac-
tually I don't believe that too many persons on campus were sucked
into believing Mr. Dick Stanley's attempted justification of the recent
betrayal of the independents of this campus, but there may be a few
mis-informed, so I will direct this letter to them.
1. No person in either party has ever contested that there was not
equal representation in the Varsity Party among the fraternities and
the so-called independent leaders, but I don't see what that proves un-
less you contend that the fact that two thieves agreed to split their
loot makes it all right for them to rob a person.
2. Perhaps the reason that the independent element of the Varsity
Party is called "questionable" is that it is questionable just which and
how many independents they represent. I know that they say that
they represent all the independents on the campus but they, and Mr.
Stanley in his, letter, have failed to show anything they have ever
done for any independent other than themselves.
3: As Mr. Stanley is a political big wheel, and I am not, he prob-
ably knows more about "who approached who," or maybe their ap-
proaches were made while Mr. Stanley was still flying the Gator flag,
but anyway, I will take his word for these facts. This certainly.
seems to indicate that Mr. Stanley has fallen down on his self-ap-
pointed job of interesting the independents in student government in
that only three independents wer interested in running, then only
with a 1,700 fraternity bloc vote to support them.
4. Mr. Stanley states that the elements who are doing so much to
split the independents are the ones who refused to cooperate. Well,
that's the way to do it. If they won't cooperate with what Mr. Stan-
ley and Paul Rogers want,-kick 'em out. Personally though, I would
feel a little better about my independent representation if a few more
of them would refuse to cooperate with Mr. Paul Rogers and his fra-
ternity key-swingers.
J V. Faulk

Student Rakes Stanley Letter

Twenty-five dollars cash as
grand prize for Camera Club
photo contest was announced this
week by Sam Johnson, contest
chairman. There are also prizes
for each of the four divisions--
pictorial, action, people and ani-
Prizes for the contest have been
contributed by Marable studio,
McCrory, Wise's, Videl's, Dave's
Snack Shop, Streit's Bicycle Shop,
Chestnut's, University City Flor-
ist, Variety Store, Jack and Jill
Toy Shop and Modern Shoe Store.
Chesterfield has given three car-
tons of cigarettes. .
Students are reminded that the
deadline for entering pictures in
the contest is April 1. Photos may
be submitted at Florida Union
desk. All prints will be returned
when contest ends.
Rules are:
1. Contest closes April 1st at 8
p. m.
2. Only standard 8x10 inch
black and white, glossy or mat
prints will be judged.
3. Prints must not be mounted.
4. Each print must bear full
name, campus (registrar) address,
subject class of picture,- type of
camera used, and any related
technical information.
5. A submittance fee of 25 cents
must be attached to print.
6. No picture shall have been
taken before Jan. 1, 1946, and
must have won no previous award
of any kind.
Each week one photo has been
chosen by members of the club as
picture of the week. The favored
photos have been "Swans and a
Boat," by Fred H. Simmons;
"Little Gossip," by Dan Allen;
"Perspective," by Henry Weisen-
burger; "Fugative," by Gerald

man, and manager Lee Wheeler.
The Lakeland boys will put up
last year's standbys, Bryson Me-
harg, Frank Winchel, Clem Hopp,
and Marshall Feld and newcomers
to try to stop Florida. The Gators
downed the Moccasins twice last
season, 7-2 and 6-1.
One of the top intercollegiate
aggregations in the country, Mi-
ami boasts aces, Sidney Schwartz,
National Indoor Singles champ for
1947 and ranked 30 nationally;
Bud Hart, brother of the famous
Doris; Tony Vincent, Bruce John-
son, Bernie Schreiber, .and Charlie
Lundgren. The Hurricanes are un-
der the supervision of Gardnar
Mulloy, fourth-ranking player in
the United States. Last year, play-
ing for Coach Mercer Beasley,
Miami's team swamped Florida



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Attempt Made
To Organize
Stamp Club
Stamp collectors may soon have
their on organization at the Uni-
versity. An attempt is being made
to organize a stamp club on the
Several interested students have
already indicated their desire to
form k club, according to Norman
Solomon, one of the stamp collec-
tors. Purpose of the club would
be to hold regular meetings and
to discuss topics of interest to
If you are interested in forming
a Stamp Club, send a post card to
Norman F. Solomon, Box 2506,
University Station. Include the
following information: name, ad-
dress, telephone number, most
convenient meeting time.and what
you collect

Good Radio S
By Elgin White .
Many varied and interesting pro-
grams are scheduled to hit the air
lanes over the week-end, and those
lucky students who own radios or
have roommates that do so, will
have entertainment galore.
At WRUF Friday's listening is
feature by the presentation of
that always popular program,
"Info is "Meet the Press," at 10
o'clock. Musical highlight for the
evening will be "On the Beam,"
featuring the artistry of Tex Ben-
eckp and his orchestra, who will
be the main attraction at the com-
ing Spring Frolics.
Saturday features "Symphonies
For Youth, at 1:30 p.m.; "Twen-
ty Questions," at 8:00 p.m. and
the ever-popular "Chicago Thea-
tre of the Air," which will present
a musical presentation of "HMS
Pinafore," by Gilbert and 'Sullivan.
Sunday's listening pleasures in-
clude, "Triumphant Hour," a full
hour's show from 1:30 to 2:30 Sun-
day afternoon, featuring a galaxy
of stars from stage, screen, and
radio. This is a special Easter
Sunday program, and one that
should be heard by all. A record-
ed version of ::The Resurrection,"
presented by the First Methodist
Church of Gainesville Will be heard
at 8:00 p.m. -
Monday, the "Martin Block.
Show,' a full hour of recorded fa-
vorites highlights the afternoon
programs, Evening attractions in-
clude 'Mutual Newsreel," at 9:15
and "Quiet Please," at 9:30.
Tuesday night from 10:00 to
10:30, WRUF will present "The
Southern Governors' Retaliation,"
a spot usually taken by the "Amer-
ican Forum of the Air." This pro-
gram will be the governors' an-
swer to President Truman's civil
rights program.
The featured highlight of the
week-end program at WRUF will
be spot broadcasts of the Florida
Gator intra-squad football game
from 4 to 4:15 Friday afternoon,
and a spot cast of the Florida re-
lays from 3:30 to 4 Saturday aft-
At station WGGG, the week-end
programs of main interest are: On
Friday. early risesrs can arise to
"The Alarm Clock Club," at 6:30
a.m. In keeping with the musical

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II ow s se nmiler from Lhe -,outhern Con-
,. Five," com- ference. Two SEC champs from
day, there's "Jive Till Five," cm- Aubrn are entered in the dis-
mencing at 4:00 p.m., and "Can-, .nce events: Whitey Overton,
delight and Silver," from 9 to two-milet, 'and Fred Carley, miler.
9:30 p.m. Gators Named
Musir continues Saturday with Florida Track Coach Percy
Mus continues Saturday with Beard has announced a 30-man
'Claude Thornhill," from 11:05 to team which will carry the Orange
11:30 a.m.; "Man With the Band," and Blue for .the Gators. George
from 6:45 7:00 p.m.; "Billboard Hills. SEC shot-put titlist, and
Music, from 8 9 p.m. Tommy Taylor, broad-jumper and
Sunday's offerings present spe- pole-vaulter, will lead the Flor-
cial Easter music, commencing ida squad which will include Bill
with service from the First Pres- Adams, Loren Broadus, Don
byterian Church at 9:30 a.m. Davidson. Robert Goodwin, Bob
"Like a Mighty Army," from 1:30- Ennis, Tom Bowman, Bob Wat-
2:00 p.m., followed by'music in a kinc, John Hanskat, Charles
lighter vein with "Guest Star," Earnest, Pat Pattillo, Colburn f.c-
from 7 7.15 p.m. Kinnon, Ted Pafford. Jack W Ilis,
Monday offers "Musical Souve- Tom Bevis, Jim Griffin, Willi;:n
nirs," from 8:35 8:45 a.m.; a Bowe, and Carro'l Kendr"-
short special feature entitled, "Hit track even s.
Tune of the Day,"' from 11:15 Frank Dempsey, -ul Atiz : -.i,
11:20; followed: in the evening by Alex Gardir.er, Vie Vaccao,
"Sports On Parade," from 7 'j:15; Parker, Sam Commander, 3""
"U. S. Navy Band,", from "'5 Harper. Phil Krogel, and Go-,';'i
8:30; World News," from 10 Poucher are entered in fc']o
10:15; and polishing off the ee- events. Cene Wil'arn; and An-
ning with "The 1230 Club," from brey O'Hara will participate in
12:30 to 12-55 p.m. both track and field events.

Official newspaper of the University of Florida, in Gainesville, Florida.
Published every Wednesday and Friday morning during the school
year, except holidays and examination periods. Entered as second class
mail matter, March 8; 1948, at the post office at Gainesville, Florida, un-
der the act of Congress of March 3, 1879. Subscription rate $1.10 per se-
Editor-in-Chief .......................... Pen Gaines
Managing Editor ................ ...... Ted Shurtleff
Business Manager ...................... Ken Richards
Editorial Board
Executive Editor, Harold Herman; Features Editor, Marty Lubov; News
Editor( Elgin White; Assistant Sports Editor, John Clarkson; Clubs & Or-
ganizations Editor, Bill Dunlap; Music Editor, Gerald Clarke; Associate
Editors, Morty Freedman, Jim Baxley, and Jack Bryan.
Walter Apfelbaum, Bob Banks, John Bonner, Robin Brown, Alvin Burt,
Peggy Clayton, H. G. Davis, A. H. Doudney, N. E. Donnelly, John Ed-
monds, Charles Geer, Steve Grimes, Leland Hawes, Martha Hicks, Charles
Holzer, Dewey Huchins, Albion Hutchinson, J. Ledoux, D. R. Lewis, Rog-
er Long, Walter Martin, Bill "Turkey" Moor, Joyce Moore, James Mc-
Eaddy, Charles McGrew, Bob Parks, Art Reich Sandy Schnier, E. W.
Sharp, Jack Shoemaker, T. J Thompson, Scott Verner, Bob Weatherly,
Steve Weller, Fran White, and John Williford.
Hugh Stump, Jr., Assistant Business Manager; Advertising Manager,
Ted Wittner; John Cornell, Circulation Manager; Mel Frumkes, Account-
ant; Ed Prange, Exchange jEditor.
Harry Yarbrough, Assistant Circulation Manager.
Advertising Representatives: Bob Birt, Hugh Ansley, George Hol-
brook, Phil Harrell, Gene Scarbrough, Herbert Eing, James Spencer.
Merchandising assistants: Charlie Abbott, Van? Allen, Ernest Kopp,
Bill Perkins.

Good Fri. And Indifference
When Jesus came to Golgotha, they pain.
hanged him on a tree, They only just passed down the
They drove great nails through street, and left him in the
hands and feet and made a rain.
They crowned him with a crown Still Jesus cried, 'Forgive them
of thorns; red were his wounds for they .knownot what they
and deep, do,'
For these were crude man cruel And still it rained the winter rain
or these were crude and cel that drenched Bim through
days, and human fish was and through;
cheap. The crowds went home and left
th tre t4s w ithou & 1 to

When Jesus wame to G'vffle town, -" ~ a
they simply passed hhn by, see.
They never hurt a hair of him; And Jesus crouched against a wall
they only let him die; and cried for Calvary."
For men had grown more tender, G. A. Studdert-Kennedy
and they would not give him
Seeing the significance of the poem and the need for
students here to realize this significance, the Alligator
used this editorial space for the reprint of "Indifference."
Today is Good Friday in the religious calendar. Let us
pause today and face ourselves. "Do we have within our
hearts the sins that crucified Jesus years ago?" Let us

What Does It Mean ?

The Florida .ALLIGATOR has come up as a political
football during this present campus election. Attempting
to stand above this type of campus politics, many of the
leaders of the party indorsing platforms about the Alliga-
tor were contacted.
Since the Alligator this year has had for one of its poli-
cies--not to be partisan toward any one political party
or for any single organization. Everyone has been en-
titled to a fair expression.
Attempting to check the platform of one particular can-
didate, the Alligator discovered that he was not referring
to the Alligator of the present year, and that he was re-
ferring to previous years.
The Alligator desired to be shown where it had not kept
within those policies.
The platform of the Varsity Party states: "Getting stu-
dent publications back before the student." Does this
mean getting the men elected; getting the above policies
permanent; or ensuring that each party is in charge of the
paper when it is power ?
Anyway, the phrase "student publications back" defi-
nitely includes this year's paper, or rather it does not clear
up the purpose of the platform.
The leaders who were contacted had nothing but praise
for the Alligator, except for one editorial. Does that call-
for mixing the paper into politics ?
We are asking for a retraction of this statement, or a
revision of the statement to exclude any facts against the
present Alligator unless the points are proven.

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Over two hundred million strong,
they stand on one sixth of the
world's land surface. They are of
all kinds, having 49 recognized
nationalities-until 1927, 50 of the
minor nationalities had never pos-
sessed a written language. They
read 9,000 newspapers (the U. S.
has 10,000 in the weekly field
alone), and they listen to in-
numerable government controlled
and government made radios.
Their land-the largest in the
world-stretches- across two con-
tinents from the North Pacific to
the Gulf of Finland. Three fourths
-of their soil 'juts into the area
termed Asiatic. The bulk of the
agricultural output is from mech-
ani ed collective farms, of which
there are 243,000.
Universal compulsory education
begins at the age of seven and
continues for seven years. Mili-
tary training begins in the schools
at the age of 12. At 16, the male
is eligible for compulsory military
service. Each year the govern-
ment drafts around a million
youths between 14 and 17 years
for industrial training. The state-
owned industries in which they
work account for 99.97 per cent
of all industrial output.
Their "demobilized" troops num-
ber over four million (the U. S.
has 1,400,000).
Some belong to the Russian
Orthodox Church, an offshoot of
the Eastern Orthodox, which is
itself an offshoot of the Roman
Catholic. There are 20,000 re-
li g ious congregations (253,762
churches in the U. S.) and ten
theological seminaries.
MoSt of them subscribe to the
religious ferver embodied in their
great experiment-Communism.
For Russia today is engaged in
coating an Eastern soul with a
Western veneer. Nor is it the
first experiment, since Peter the
Great and Catherine the Great,
both in the 18th century, tried to
make the Russian world into a
Western world. But neither came
near the ambitious program of
the present day Russia.
The Western soul is a soul of
action. Action is our finality. The
ends toward which the action is
directed are secondary. What is
important is the movement-the
rush of life. "We must not remain
still. We must move ahead. Our's
is a love of movement."
But .the Eastern soul is one of
contemplation. To' it, every action
must have an intentional, well-
planned purpose. The Eastern
soul does not move unless the ac-
tion Is productive-and once the
contemplative silence Is broken,
the Eastern soul does not stop un-
til it achieves its purpose or dies
In the trying. It is a soul inured
to suffering, and purpose, or final
goal, is its first love.
And Communist Russia is to-
day engaged in creating a new so-
ciety which is. to be American in
equipment but Russian in soul. It
is a stirring, cruel Eastern soul
which is arming with Western in-
dustrialized techniques, and the
purpose to which it is openly
avowed is the spreading of its
doctrine with the same fury typi-
cal of the Moslem fanatics.
The leaders in Russia are hop-
ing teat Western thought does not
penetrate their Eastern soul. They
are hoping that a Russian peasant
taught the life of an American
mechanic will not think or feel or
desire as does the American me-
chanic. The leaders, abetted by
the people, are gambling 'high
stakes upon a combination of
Lenin and Ford. They want the
Ford technique, but not the Ford
If the mind of Lenin gives way
before the thought of Ford, the
Russians have lost their battle
against capitalism.
Next week-Russia's leaders.

Expert Alterations


Para nolia

By Morty Freedman

STEW: Next
week's c am pus
elections put Stu-
dent Body Prexy
John Crews more
or less on the
griddle -- he was
aided in his elec-
tion by members
of the All- Stu-
dents Party and
a few men who left the All-Stu-
dents and Gator Parties to join
with the Varsity bloc. However,
John tells us he's not taking part
in the race for president since he
is a good friend of both Bob Ghi-
otto and C. J. Hardee and since
Hardee is secretary of social af-
fairs and Ghiotto secretary of
veterans affairs in his cabinet ..
Incidentally, Ghiotto in his cabi-
net capacity, was the lad who
traipsed all the way to Pass-A-
Grille to give the VA hell when
GI checks failed to come in sev-
eral months ago Hardee, on
the other hand, organized the bus
caravan for students interested in
attending the Gator-Miami grid
clash Ghiotto has quit his job
downtown in order to give all his
time to campaigning.
of the men nominated by the two
factions for "top five" offices
have been political unknowns in
the past. Dwell Rushing, top-notch
Gator footballer and candidate for
the vice-presidency on the All-
Student-Gator ticket, is a law
school freshman and has some-
thing like a 3.2 average Tom
Casey has our apologizes; all we
know about him still, is that he
is a law student, is running for
chancellor of the Honor Court,
jointed the Gator party and bolt-
ed to the Varsity group.. Leon
Whitehurst, Casey's running mate
on the Varsity ticket, seeks the
clerk's post on the Honor Court,
is from Brooksville, has strong
law school support and has been
active in the John Marshall Bar
Association Nick Stamathis,
Gator All-Student candidate for
secretary-treasurer, has been ac-
tive in bus ad circles, has a glow-
ing personality, and to our knowl-
edge never had been to a political
meeting until he was nominated
the other night.
NEW TREND: Something new
in the way of local politics is the

sponsorship of candidates by the
"F" Club and the Benton Engi-
neering Council. The "F" Club will
have a clear field, with no nomi-
nees to be put up by either of the
two political factions to oppose
the club's nominees for Athletic
Council Incidentally, the Var-
sity Party, because of their pre-
ponderance of fraternities, came
out best on that deal, although the
club's nominations were made be-
fore the Varsity organizational
deal was consummated. Every one
of the men put up is from a Var-
sity frat In the College of
Engineering two of the three men
nominated by the Benton group
are receiving Varsity endorse-
ment, the other will get Varsity
opposition. The Gator-All-Student
combine is not expected to oppose
the Benton nominations We
hear that the Forestry Club is
nominating Forestry School can-
didates, but haven't been able to
get a line on them.
POT POURRI: Our predictions,
written several days before the
Varsity Party held nominations,
and stating that C. J. Hardee,
Earl Faircloth, Cail Lee and Leon
Whitehurst would get four of the
top five Varsity nominations were
accurate. For a while we thought
they might juggle their plans
since the political deal which
made those nominations possible
was so obvious to the average stu-
dent. However, they ran true to
form, although Whitehurst got
the clerk's spot instead of the
chancellor's post Representa-
tives of five Varsity fraternities
got up a petition asking the party
to back Bill Henry, regarded by
most of those active in publica-
tions work, as the only possible
man who has the ability to get
out a top-notch Seminole, but the
party balked and nominated an-
other man. Speaking of publi-
cations, the pator All Student
group pulled a shrewdy by getting
Leo Osheroff to run for re-election
to the Board of Student Publica-
tions. '"Osh" of the "B'Gosh It's
Osh" fame, was high man of those
running for the post last year.

Explanation of the provisions of
the new Reserve Duty. Pay Bill
wil highlight the monthly meet-
ing of the Alachua County Air
Reserve Chapter, Monday night in
the University ROTC building.
Major H. M. Powell, liason of-
ficer, 380th Bombardment Sqdrn.,
McDill Field, will be the guest
speaker, and a late training film
is scheduled to be shown.
A cordial invitation is extend-
ed to all former Air Force offi-




As I

See "Em

Elgin White

Thursday, April 1.
This is April Fool's Day, and
from the looks of activities on the
campus, it was rightly named.
Everywhere we look we see long
lines, eagerly awaiting to vote for
their favorite candidate in the
student elections. Each party has
a bloc vote.
We start to get in one line, and
we find out that this line is clog-
ged with Varsity Party fraternity
pledges, who have willingly vow-
ed to clog the lines in order to
keep the independent men and
women on campus from voting.
Of course, the fact that the line
is supervised by Varsity Party
candidates with boards, bricks,
threats, and put-on smiles has
nothing to do with the willing-
ness of the pledges to clog up the
We move to another line. This
line is clogged too. This time by
Gator and All Student pledges.
Ye gads, will we ever get to vote?
At last we get in to a poll.
Here, the parties have clogged up
the lines that are already clogged
in the first place. Something has
happened. The vote is fouled up!
The Varsity Party, in an attempt
to clog the poll, has lost its
pledges! There is a terrific clam-
or! Party men are yelling for
their pledges and the pledges are
yelling for their mamma. Sticks
fly, bricks soar, curses fill the
Confusion reigns. Whoe ver
thought he would get elected?
What has happened? The Varsity
candidates received three votes,
the Gators four and the All Stu-
dents five. The other 500 votes
were cast for an independent who
wasn't even running. He gracious-
ly declines to accept the vote, un-
der the influence of six brick-bats,
four pistols, and a page of threats.
Everyone rushes for the next
polL There is a guy walking
around covered with handbills and
posters. We are curious. Who is
this guy? We take some of the
handbills off his face. Ye gads!
It is A. Student, who has been
cursing the editor of the Alligator.
We look at A. Student. The hand-
bills look better, so we cover his
face again.
We stop. They glare at us. We
glare at them. "We want to vote,"
we yell. "Who for?" they answer.
We are surprised. We didn't know
any football player was running
for office. Then, they apologize.
They thought this was the King.
Ugly contest, and they were de-
termined to have Frank Dempsey
elected. They leave in dejection
and four Fords.
We all dash madly for the polls,
but they escape and run for the
Czechs. We vote. Six votes a piece.
That night the votes are count-
ed. It's amazing! Frank Dempsey
was elected King Ugly, Moe Bloop
from the University of Miami was
elected president of the student
body, Jim Armstrong was named
keeper of the sororities, Coach
Wolf's forehead was voted the
most likely to recede, and Morton
C. Freedman was garbage col-
A wild election! None of the
nominated candidates was elected.
None of the parties received a ma-
jority. The lines were clogged, no
one could count but one vote each
and the student body as a whole
is teed' off. Later results show
that the independent who is still
lost in the shuffle has transferred
to the Florida Farm Colony. He is
happy now.


P. 0. Box 551


4M1 W. University Ave.





LOCATED 21 miles out

On North 9th Street



next month is Spring Carnival and right after that
is the perinnial Spring Frolics both big weekends
for every Gator and Garter. Now is the time for all
good men to truck on down to Silverman's The
Man's Store and take a look-see at his new dinner
jackets in white and blue (with the latest shawl ef-
fect-lots of those necessary accessories like cuff-
links, braces, handkerchiefs and those slick black
Bostonian Night Owls, Silverman's is famous for his
Formal Wear because the quality is excellent and the
price is sensible.
This column will take a poll soon on "How many times have you seen Presi-
dent Miller just walking around, not at any function?" We ran a pilot survey
around the office and the average number is low. Three men had seen him
twice, two had seen him three times, and one wheel had seen him five times, the
most. We have seen him four times that we can be sure of. The most memor-

able was when we saw him

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peering out of a broom closet, at least it looked like
a broom closet. We were just coming out of the
Business Manager's swank sanctum. We had opened
the door and had our hand on the knob when we
saw Doctor Miller in exactly the same position across
the corridor, except that he had his hand on a light
oak colored door. He had his hat on. He looked at
us for just a second and we looked at him, then he
closed his door and disappeared into the darkness
And people ask us if we know him.


Silwima 4

The Man's Store


Donna Juanna .... By this time, college joys, we sail at break
just a mass of bruises, of day." ak
Big Tex ........... a Longhorn Fraternity Weekend ... a sequel
Big Sex ............ Ida Juanna to the Kinsey Report
Paranoia ... a campus talebearer College Sinn ...... Florida's last
Hairy Truman .... "Farewell to gulp and gulch saloon
(Editor's Note: This last install- cent of readers will now count the
ment, the end of Donna Juanna, words for themselves.)
was worked on by Jack Shoe- Seeing military looking e
maker and Scott Verner.) striding toward the drill field
Donna follows them with the hope
As dawn breaks (actually noth- of finding Tex. She follows them
ing broke as the sun came up ex- down to the Military Building, en.
cept a Chi Omega's resistance), ters the hall, and is challenged
Donna Juanna is seen braiding her by a soldier. (Truman's program
steps down University Avenue aft- is in force.)
er a dark, tiresome knight. Can it After remembering what Tex
be Tex? Wellhardly (first name said about joining the army, Don.
is C. J.) shuffles with a shiftless na realizes that she won't i
gait (the one he nearly got) to- him among the soldiers. So. S
ward her. With a baker's dozen of what? So, she scratches off-
promissory remarks, he urges her especially when a youngish-look.
to ballot for him in the coming ing captain tries to instruct her
elections, in the manual of arms and follows
"How much is it worth?" asks up with a flanking movement,
our sloe-haired herring. (She even She does the solid "Dance of
smells like a fish.) the Sabers" and definitely departs
"Madame, you scratch my scru- from the terrorizing terrain of
ples!" reaching arms. (Port arms, that
She braids some more. The sift- is.)
ed strains of "Cigareets an' Whus- The harmonious strains of sym.
key and Wild, Wild Women" phonic (no relation to oleo) and
glance from her punctured ear boogie-woogie music guide Donna
drums. Following the sounds of to the rear door of the University
the melodious conglomeration (no Auditorium. (One utterly wicked
relation to oleo) she wanders into witty whole sentence was slashed
the Pike House where a weekend here). Donna has an ear for mu-
is in full swing. She walks into a sic, but she also has a heart for
small room.' Tex, so she wanders along.
"Don't get up," she tells Bill She walks down to Ninth Street
Boyd, "I just came in to brush and sits on the porch of the. ATO
my teeth." House. She's weary. She's in-
Since (1) the lights are on, and happy. She's teedoff. TARFUn i
(2) everyone is playing bridge the situation. (Things Are Really
(London Bridge's Falling Down, Fouled Up.)
of course) she concludes that Big Sh to the house.
Tex is not here because (1) Tex "IsTex here?" she hiouers
only plays poker (2) in the dark. Is Tex here? she whispers
She takes her leave. "No, but he was here a minute
Donna Juanna jumps on the ago,", breathes one of the bell.
rear of a passing cream-colored boys.
convertible which deposits her at "Will he be back after a little?"
the Phi Beta Kappa house. Enter- she sighs.
ing the library, she is greeted by "No, that's what he went out
one of the student librarians who after," he moans.
asks to check her stacks. Here comes the climax. Wi
"Am I already in the circula- Hera comes the climax. Wil
tion department?" she asks. she leave the bellboy to look for
ti"Oh, it's you; I didn't recognize Tex? What an asinine question,
you standing up.; I didn't recognize But of course, she will, and she
Figuring that Big Tex wouldn't does.
be in the library because of his (To avoid the writing of three
being a graduate of the University more paragraphs, the authors,
of Georgia, Donna Juanna signs with their magic touch, transport
the reserve list for the sequel to Miss Juanna to the College Sins.)
the Kinsey Report, "Sexual Be- (Paranoia crawls out frc n be-
havior of the Human Female," and hind some magazines (always an
leaves the library, under cover man, you see) scoops
She ambulates (no relation to up the little drip and deposits her
oleo) toward Building E from at the other side of the room
whose laboratories comes the ob- where Tex is engaged in a game
noxious odor of fried toads-eyes of hopscotch with the athletic Phi
and synthetic alligator sweat. Delts.
Donna Juanna, who doesn't give "Hello," she says.
a rap for anybody, opens a class- "Nothing," says Tex.
room door as the instructor is "Hello," she says.
saying- "Nothing," says Tex.
"Uh, mass subsists-no, no, cass Infuriated because he says noth-
mubdists-I mean sass resists. No, ing, she flings her cigarette butt
no, oh gooey! Er, uh, where's in his face. With a cry of agony,
Looey? Oh, nuts! That reminds he brushes the cigarette ash out
me, I have a date, class, you miss- of his eye, and realizing his love
ed." for him and her love for her, they
Donna, not wanting to interrupt stagger into each other's arms.
some college education, closes the Arms? Did somebody say arms?
door she opened 38 words ago. Take up arms and shoot down all
(Psychologists predict that 69 per Communists like dawgs.


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