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UP GOES THE FRATERNITY emblem for the new Pi Kappa
Alpha fraternity house on West University Avenue. Pike brothers
and pledges were aiding in the "moving in process for the past
week. The Pikes are the only Greek Group to build a new home
without locating mi Fraternity Row. (Gator Photo).

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A BEAUTIFUL RIGHT VIEW of the new Tan Epsilon Phi House
bn Fraternity Row Is the stairwell leading to the second floor, with
a glass front for a wing of the ultramodern home. Both the Tops
and the Pikes moved quarters early this week, immediately after
the ehd of the Christmas vacation (Gator Photo).

TEPs, Pikes in
New Residences

Gator Staff Writer
Despite incomplete dwelling units Tau Epsilon Phi and Pi
Kappa Alpha this week became the seventh and eighth fraternities
to move into new houses on the Florida campus.
The TEPs, located on Fraternity Row, are awaiting living
room furniture, although the rest of the house is furnished.
Their new type central heating system is one of the best, and
can be converted to an air conditioning unit during the summer,
according to President Bud Shorstein.
The Pikes new house, as well as the TEP's, need only a few
finishing touches before completion.
One of the most attractive features of the modern, utilitarian
and beautiful Pike house is the 40 by 50 feet living room, suitable
for almost any activity, including an enormous fireplace and many
square feet of floor space.
The Pikes are located on a large plot of ground just east of
the Delta Tau Delta house on West University Avenue.
Both new houses have completely equipped, modem kitchen
facilities including such features as steamtables, ice machines,
automatic dishwashers and large storerooms. The Pikes new home
includes a walk-in ice-box, suitable for storing whole sides of beef
to be used as the need arises.
200 Guests
The Pikes can serve up to 200 guests at a time in their appeal appealing
ing appealing new dining hall and surrounding rooms. They have a spacious
recreation hall constructed the full length of the building a large
patio to use for such events as barbecues and summer evening
The new Pike house cost a total of $220,000, file most expen expensive
sive expensive fraternity house in the entire Southeast, according to Presi President
dent President Ralph Lambert.
Warranted by the contractor to be completely fireproof, the
house is constructed mainly of steel and concrete. The roof is con constructed
structed constructed primarily of pre-stressed concrete and fiber blocks, one
of the newest and strongest methods of structure.
Sixty men can be housed in the well-ventilated rooms.
A wandering-stressed concrete-terras o front staircase is one
of the main features of the TEP house. Total cost is sl*o,ooo. Ca Capacity
pacity Capacity is 58 men, ail in single beds, in 21 rooms. A new hi-fi set
is to provide music through the speakers mounted in the ceilings
of the ground floors. A public address system will be utilised to
make announcements and call people to the phone, eliminating the
necessity for naming up and down stairs to locate fratres.
Both the Pike and TEP houses have yet to be landscaped and
the finishing touches are expected to be completed shortly. The
Pikes are also waiting to receive the copper fine shield to be bi bitalled
talled bitalled over their fireplace.
Other new houses of the 26 campus fraternities on Fraternity
Row are Beta Theta Pi. Chi Phi, Delta Chi, Phi Delta Theta. Pi
Lambda Phi, Sigma Phi Epsilon. Under construction at the pres present
ent present time is the new Alpha Epsilon Pi house.


Many Facts, 'Anti-lntellectualism r |
Said Bad for UF General Education

Committee Says Changes
Needed for C-Courses

The grading system of the Universitys general edu education
cation education C-courses has been termed anti-intellectual and
educationally blighting in a final report by ouside con consultants.
sultants. consultants.

The 61-page report was
committe composed of out outstanding
standing outstanding educators in the
field of general education
and turned into University
President J. Wayne Reitz.
The report is now in the
committee stage again with
Vice-President Harry Phil Philpott
pott Philpott in charge.
Findings by the report sug suggest
gest suggest no radical changes in the pre present
sent present system, but many practices
for improvements are made.
Typical of the issues hit by the
report are the counseling, rigidity
in the courses, and neglected areas
of study in addition to the critic criticism
ism criticism of the grading system.
Professors are afraid to take
the initiative in the presentation
of ther material since the student
body is so "exam conscious,
the report states.
The faculty should determine at
least fifty per cent of the indivi individuals
duals individuals grade, reports the commit committee.
tee. committee. This should be based on class
room performance in tests o.nd
discussion. Only in this way will
a student respect the teacher since
he holds at least a part of his
The committee states, "With all
the eloquence we can muster for
the qualitative art of teaching, we
urge that the instructors rat rating
ing rating count as an independent judg judgment
ment judgment of the students participa participation
tion participation in and contribution to one
part of the intellectual life of a
The rigidity of subject matter
was hit, especially in the case
of C-fi, Biological Science. There
is too much emphasis on the
facts in the course and not enough
on knowledge. It has the reputa reputation
tion reputation of being a mere memoriza memorization
tion memorization course.
Giving the instructor control ov over
er over part of the students grade will
apparently solve the issue, ac according
cording according to the report. It also re recommends
commends recommends that the course have
a mandatory laboratory section
in conjunction with the course.
The area of "human relation relationships
ships relationships is apparently neglected for
the most part by the general edu education
cation education program at the University.
The committee feels that C-41,
practical logic, does not incorpor incorporate
ate incorporate enough of this field into its
A. separate course, 071, was
thought advisable so as to cover
this field adequately.
Fundamental Mathematics, C C-42,
-42, C-42, has apparently become "ste "stereotyped,
reotyped, "stereotyped, says the committee.
It puts too much emphasis on
drill with figures and not enough
on the practical consequences of
math in everyday life. Cultural
values are neglected and the em emphasis
phasis emphasis is placed on answers.
The counselling system at the
University for lower division is
considered to be inadequate by
the committee. Lenient and dis disinterested
interested disinterested counselors and open-top
officers were pointed out as de definitely
finitely definitely disadvantageous to the
system. Enlarging the staff and
integrating more closely with up upper
per upper division systems were ad vane-
All editors, assistant editors
and sophomore staff members
of the Florida Alligator will meet
in the Alligator office Sunday at
7 oclock. Attendance at this
meeting is required.

Mahon Named Orientation Director

Gator Staff Writer
The Dean of Mens office this
week announced the appointment
of Harry B. Malum as Student
Director of Orientation for the
spring semester. Mahon moves up
from the post of assistant direc director
tor director to replace Dave Strawn, who
led orientation in 1957.
Strawn told the Alligator that
It would be hard to find a more
capable man than Mahon for the
job. Strawn pointed out that this
was an opportunity for a new di director
rector director to get experience with the
small groups who enter the Uni University
versity University in second semester and
summer school.
I firmly believe that as many

University of Florida, Goinesville, Florido, Friday, Januory 10,1958

compiled by a seven man
ed as major improvements to be
The report itself composes phase
one of the research into the gen general
eral general education program, accord according
ing according to Dr. Harry Philpott, chair chairman
man chairman of the committee to study
the report. Phase two will be to
gather faculty opinion on the ques questions
tions questions and set up roundtable dis discussions
cussions discussions to talk over proposals.
(Continued on page TWO)

'Caste System'
In South Hit
By Pembrick

Dr. Rembert W. Patrick, history
professor, claimed Tuesday night
that "As a world power, and for
the sake of her very life, the Unit United
ed United States cannot agree to any sys system
tem system which makes any part of her
colored population second class ci citizens.
tizens. citizens.
At the first faculty lecture
sponsored by the University Lec Lecture
ture Lecture Series at the Law School au auitorium,
itorium, auitorium, Dr. Patrick, speaking on
race relations in the south said
"any victory which the segrega segregationists
tionists segregationists may win will be tempora temporary.
ry. temporary.
The native of South Carolina,
who has been on the instructional
staff since 1940, traced the history
of the Negro in the South in his
talk before approximately 150 per persons,
sons, persons, five of whom were Negroes.
Patrick said the Negro has "al "always
ways "always been limited by law, custom,
or public opinion from relaizing
his full potential, and added,
"neither on legal nor moral
grounds Should we deny oppor opportunity
tunity opportunity to citizens because of race
"Things Have Changed
"The South did establish the
caste system and make the Negro
a second class citizen, but she
succeeded only because of the
tacit consent of the rest of the
nation and the powers of Western
Europe. That situation is changed
today, expounded Patrick.
Patrick told his audience that
under these circumstances the
hope for the South is calm and
reasoned deliberation to meet a
difficult but not unsolvable prob problem.
lem. problem. For too long the Negro has
been held in the Caste system.
"That system cannot endure
with a majority of the nation and
the world in opposition to it.
Patrick criticized moderates
who failed to criticize extremists
after the U. S. Supreme Courts
May 15, 1954 decision which de declared
clared declared itseelf against enforced seg segregation.
regation. segregation.
An Economic Loss
He contended that racial prob problems
lems problems hi the South since 1954 have
meant an "immediate economic
loss because of companies locat locating
ing locating in non-segregated afreas to
avoid economic boycotts by south southern
ern southern whites. Patrick claimed that
we pay dearly for segregation.
He stated that a greater danger
than the economic loss was the
attempts to limit education, and
said some individuals take pride
in advocating the closing of "those
dearly won schools.

people as possible should have the
chance to be connected with or orientation,
ientation, orientation, said Strawn, and I
leave the post with the hope that
more students will take advantage
of the chance to perform a serv service
ice service in this extra-curricular which
doesnt interfere with school
Has Long Rceord
Harry Mahon has a long record
of service at the University which
includes a term as president of
Sigma Alpha Epsilon last year.
A junior in law school, Mahon
received his B.A. in arts and sci sciences
ences sciences in 1957 after a five year
tour with the U. JL Air Force.
Jacksonville bom Mahon gradua graduated
ted graduated from Andrew Jackson High
in 1948 and entered the Univer University
sity University the same year. He enlisted in
the Air Force in 1961 and reenter reentered

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Cute Coed 'Learns Facts' From Dr. Murphree
Lovely Adele Khoury, sophomore Tri Dolt from. Miami, pre presents
sents presents a warm picture as she snuggles cotse to the popular statue
i of past President Albert A. Murphree possibly in search of in in-1
-1 in-1 spiration for nearing finals. But most of Adeles classmates relied
on heavier clothing and last minute cramming for comfort during
the last cold days before test time. (Gator Photo by Frye).

Funds May be Released

The State Budget Commission meeting this Tuesday and Board
of Control meeting slated for Thursday in Gainesville are expected
to finaly decide the fate of a $4,000,000 appropriation to the Univer University
sity University for building funds. A threatened $192,000,000 economy move by
the state with its funds has jeopardized the appropriations.

Some $8,000,000 worth of build buildings
ings buildings were to be erected here in
the next two years. y'- r
The State Budget Commission
met once this week but did not
bring the matter up at its meet meeting,
ing, meeting, but it is speculated that the
'Guided Missile'
Explosion Denied
By University
The charge that the recent
Leigh Hall chemistry explosion
was caused by a guided missile
was denied yesterday by Dean E.
L. Grinter, director of research at
the University.
C. R. Phillips, director of the
state Fire Insurance Fund, had
previously told a cabinet meeting
in Tallahassee that a missile, 2%
feet long and 12 inches in diam diameter,
eter, diameter, had exploded at the Univer University
sity University after a student had put chemi chemicals
cals chemicals in it and left it untended.
Phillips main concern was that
the insurance policy held by the
University does not cover this type
of accident.
However, in an official state statement
ment statement Dean Grinter stated, The
University is doing no experimen experimental
tal experimental work on guided missiles. The
explosion could have happened in
any chemistry lab 30 years ago.
It was a routine experiment in or organic
ganic organic chemistry.

ed reentered the University in February
He was president of Phi Eta
Sigma, freshman scholastic fra fraternity
ternity fraternity in 1949-50, and was vice vicepresident
president vicepresident of the student body in
summer school 1957. He has been
a member of the 1.F.C., the Pep
Club, John Marshall Bar Associa Association,
tion, Association, the Jacksonville Club, Com Committee
mittee Committee of 67, was a cheerleader
for three years, and participated
in orientation as a staff assistant
in the fall of 1948 and was as assistant
sistant assistant director in 1949 and 1957.
Mahon is in the process of as assembling
sembling assembling the staff and working
out the details for the upcoming
orientation week for new students.
I dont expect to make any chang changes
es changes in the program, he said.
sincerely hope I can do the job
as well as Dave.

combination of the two meeting in
the coming week will bring about
the final disposition of the funds.
The Budget Commission will
hold its meeting in Tallahassee,
while the Board of Control is to
be on the University campus for
the second time this school year.
Much of the money was to go
for building two new dormitories.
University Business Manager Ellis
Jones stated yesterday that the
UF may receive a federal loan of
$3,500,000 to aid in the buildings
of these new dormitories.
The loan, presently pending finai
application, would require the
state to contribute only $1,306,000
to the project. Jones said that des despite
pite despite the economy move, the chan chances
ces chances for a federal loan might
prompt the state to spend its por portion
tion portion for the project.
A sub-committee of the Budget
Commission named to go over the
state building program has not yet
contacted the University in order
to review the buildings budget for
this bi-ennium which may be
scuttled if funds are not released.

Committee Heads, Named
For 1958 Speakers Bureau

Gator Staff Writer
Seven committee chairman were
named to the 1958 Florida Blue
Key Speakers Bureau staff this
past week by Bill Wagner, Chair Chairman.
man. Chairman.
The appointments include: Jim
Ade, assistant chairman; Harold
Eisner, training chairman; John
Price, procurement chairman;
John Totty, brochure chairman;
Edie Heller, finance chairman;
Hugh Waters .publicity; and A1
Millar, research.
The Speakers Bureau, sponsor sponsored
ed sponsored by Florida Blue Key, sends
outstanding students from campus
throughout the state to speak to
civic clubs and high schools, about
the University of Florida.
Jim Ade, who will be Wagners
chief assistant in the planning and
operation of this years Speakers
Bureau, is a freshman Law stu student
dent student from Jacksonville, and a
member of Kappa Alpha.
Harld Eisner, Whose job it will
be to supervise the training of the
speakers before they are dispers dispersed
ed dispersed throughout the state, is a sen senior
ior senior in History from Miami. He
is president of the Debate Society.
John Price, appointed in charge
of procurement, to a. senior In


Uuiv. of Michigan Head
At UF for Commencement

A graduating class of 634 students will hear Dr. (Har (Harlan
lan (Harlan H. Hatcher speak at the commencement exercises
w r hich begin at 7:40 p.m. in the Florida Gymnasium

February 1.
Hatcher has been president of
the University of Michigan since
1951. Prior to this, he was Dean
of the College of Arts and Sciences
and later Vice President of Ohio
State University.
He is the author of several nov novels
els novels and volumes of history dealing
and volumes of history dealing
with the Great Lakes and Ohio
Hatcher received the Doctor of
Philosophy from Ohio! State Uni University
versity University in 1927. He is a member
of the Modem Language Assn.,
American Assn, of University Pro Professors,
fessors, Professors, National Council of Tea Teachers
chers Teachers of English, Great Lakes

Book Exchange Killed
By Executive Council

The controversial book exchange proposal, before the Executive
Council for the past few weeks, was defeated by three votes Tuesday
night In the last meeting of the semester.

Lethargy and a "lets go home
attitude marked the final Council
session as President Eddie
Beardsley and Council member
Jim Homer prodded and remind reminded
ed reminded the Council members of their
duty to participate in the legis legislation
lation legislation before the Council.
The book exchange proposal
called for a SSOO gift from the
Student Government reserve
fund. The money would enable
the exchange to buy books from
students "on credit, with the stu student
dent student receiving a certificate citing
the value of his books instead of
cash. These certificates would be
exchanged later for books of
equal value.
Jack Sites, Chairman of the Spe Special
cial Special Activities Committee of the
Florida Union Book, said the ex exchange
change exchange would charge the sel seller
ler seller ten per cent and the buyer
ten per cent of the value price of
the book. In this manner the ex exchange
change exchange would expand its resources
and thereby its services.
At no time would an indi individual
vidual individual student be paying the 40
to 50 per cent markup on books
charged by other book selling ser services,
vices, services, Sites said.
Trade Favors Students
Only books that are definitely
scheduled for re-use would be
bought by the exchange, thus
practically insuring against loss
through buying unusable books,
Sites pointed out. If students had
other books they wanted to sell
through the exchange, they could
leave the books at the exchange
with a statement of the desired
price. H the book were sold thro through
ugh through the exchange, the seller would
then pay the ten per cent charge

Political science. From Sebring,
Price is secretary treasurer of
the Senior Class, a member of Chi
Phi, and a former Assistant Chair Chairman
man Chairman of the Speakers Bureau.
John Tatty, a senior in Archi Architecture,
tecture, Architecture, is to head the brochure
committee. A resident of Merritt
Island, Totty is the editor of the
Seminole and the F Book and is
a member of Phi Gamma Delta.
In charge of finance, Edward
Heller is a senior in Agriculture
from Fort Pierce. Heller is treas treasurer
urer treasurer of Florida Blue Key and
former Secretary of Finance to
the Presidents Cabinet. He is a
member of Pi Lambda Phi.
Publicity director win be hand handled
led handled by Hugh Waters. He is a sen senior
ior senior in Geology from Orlando, is
president of Delta Chi, and a
member of the varsity tennis
A1 Millar, a senior law student
from Miami, will head the re research
search research committee. Millar is a
member of Florida Blue Key,
a former Chief Justice of the
IFC tribunal, and is a member
of Pi Kappa Alpha.
The Speakers Bureau will be begin
gin begin accepting applications for this
years speakers at the beginning
of the Bpring semester.

11,000 students
at university
of florida

Six Pages This Edition

Historical Society, Phi Beta Kap Kappa,
pa, Kappa, and several clubs.
Bachelors of Arts Degrees will
be awarded to 504 students:
Phys. Ed. and Health 14
Architecture and Fine Arts 40
Business Administration 90
Pharmacy 10
Education 69
Engineering 102
Forestry 6
Agriculture 37
Journalism and Communica Communications
tions Communications 31
Chemistry 79
Law 37
Masters degrees will be con conferred
ferred conferred on 103 students. Twenty
seven applications for Doctorate
degrees have been received: Ed Education,
ucation, Education, 8; Philosophy, 24.


Gator Staff Writer

as well as the buyer. This is still
a trade in favor of both students.
(A minimum price is paid by
book stores for used books, the
price is then increased 40 or 50
per cent to meet business ex expenses.
penses. expenses. The seeller loses by tak taking
ing taking a small price, the buyer loses
by paying a higher price, than
would be offered through the book
exchange as planned by Sites and
his Committee.)
(Continued on page TWO)
Saw Snow Not
White 'Spots'
Bleary-eyed students didnt see
spots before their eyes Wednes Wednesday
day Wednesday afternoon. Snow fell in
Gainesville for the first time since
February, 1951.
Flurries of the soft white stuff
were visible near tree tops, but
melted before hitting the ground.
According to the weather bureau,
the only great snowfall Gaines Gainesville
ville Gainesville has experienced happened in
February, 1899, when two or three
inches of snow covered the
Mondays daytime temperature
reached a high of 36 degrees,
making it one of the coldest days
of the year. Frost warnings have
been issued for early Friday, and
the temperature may dip as far
as Mondays 19 degree low read reading.
ing. reading.
Wednesday's low reading failed
to reach the 16 degree low of
Dec. 13, which ruined much of
Floridas crops.
The weather bureau says chan chances
ces chances of another snowfall this week
are slim. The cold wave that hit
most of the eastern seaboard will
pass over during the day, and
the forecast for Friday afternoon
is fair and warmer.
Hawkins Files
Another Appeal
An attorney for Virgil Hawkins,
Daytona Beach Negro, said that
he will seek an Immediate fed federal
eral federal district court injunction for
Hawkins to gain admission to the
University of Florida Law School.
This is the first time the Ne Negros
gros Negros case will be carried mi in
the district court. But the latest
U. S. Supreme Court, ruling plac placed
ed placed the case under the new juris jurisdiction.
diction. jurisdiction.
Hawkins lawyer, Francisco
Rodriguez, stated that they would
try to get disposition of the case
before Feb. 1, when the neoct
term at the University begins.
All that remains to be done to
to have Hawkins sign the motions
according to Rodriguez.
Hawkins is public relations man
for Bethune-Cookman College at
Daytona and a nine year loser in
his fight for admittance to the
University. He is the only appli applicant
cant applicant of the eight original Negroes
that applied to continue to seek

IThe Florida Alligator, Friday, Jan. 10,1958

Page 2

Author and Rabbi Slated
For Religion Week Talks

Gator Staff Writer
(Eds. Note: This is the third
in a series of articles on the Re Religion-In-Life-Week
ligion-In-Life-Week Religion-In-Life-Week speakers who
will be on campus next month.)
The highlight of religious ac activities
tivities activities at the university is the
annual Religion-In Life Week
which is sponsored by the Stu Student
dent Student Religious Association. On
campus during that week are
religious leaders from all over
America who gather and share
their cultural as well as religious
Dr. Rene de Visme Williamson,
professor of government and
chairman of the department of
government at Louisiana State
University, haa resided in France,
Germany and ? Spain and studied
in Europe at the Universities of
Munich and Berlin.
Also an Author
Among his publications, Dr.
Williamson has written The Pol Politics
itics Politics of Planning in the Oil In Industry
dustry Industry Under the Code and Cul-
SB Elections set April 1
Spring elections Will be held on
April Fools Day this year to
avoid running the elections into
Spring Recess, which starts at
6:30 p.m. April 3, the formerly
scheduled election date.
, Dave and Alice
invite You
For An Evening Os Fun
Come To The New
Melody Club
DancingCouples Only
Stags Welcome At The Bar.
4501 N.W. 6th St.

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ture and Policy: the United States
and the Hispanic World.
Rabbi Herman E. Schaalman,
bom in Munich, Germany, came
to the United States in 1935 on a
scholarship to Hebrew Union Col*
lege where he was ordained a
rabbi. He was awarded a grad graduate
uate graduate scholarship in philosophy.
From lowa
Following his ordination, Rabbi
Schaalman was spiritual leader
of Congregation Temple Judah in
Cedar Rapids, lowa, for eight
years. He was also a member of
the faculty of the Department
erf Philosophy and Religion of
Cornell College in Mt. Vernon,
Today: Movie Knights of
the Round Table 7 and 9
p.m. Florida Union.
Sunday: Organ Vesper Con Concert
cert Concert Claude Murphree 4
p.m. University Auditorium;
Introduction to Christian Ethics
Prof Austin Creel 8:15
p.m. Presbyterian University
Tuesday: Cornelia Otis Skin Skinner
ner Skinner 8 p.m. Florida Gym Gymnasium.
nasium. Gymnasium.
Wednesday: Concert Worn*
ans Glee Club 8 p.m,
University Auditorium.
Dean Bold* Back After
Recovery From Illness
Assistant Dean of Men A. W.
Boldt returned to his post with
the beginning of the new year af after
ter after an extended leave of absence
due to illness.
Dean Boldt has been missing
from his duties since October.

Citrus Queen
Entries Due
Next Month

The Florida Citrun Queen con contest,
test, contest, third-ranked beauty contest
in the United States, will be held
during the Florida Citrus Expos Exposition
ition Exposition at Winter Haven Feb. 17-19.
Any unmarried female high
school graduate who has either
been a resident of Florida for
six months or is attending a
school in the State and is between
the ages of 18 and 27 is eligible
to enter the contest.
An official entry blank and two
Bxlo glossy print pictures of
each contestant must be mailed
to Citrus Queen Contest Chairman.
Florida Citrus Exposition, Winter
Haven, by Feb. 1.
Room and meals will be fur furnished
nished furnished to all official contestants
during their entire required stay
in Winter Haven.
The 1958 Florida Citrus Queen
will receive a minimum retainer
of S2OO per month, plus all travel
expenses around the world fox
one year; a wardrobe of clothing,
a ten-day beauty-brief course, a
gold watch, an overnight train traincase,
case, traincase, portable radio, and other
valuable prizes.
Each of the four Maids of Hon Honor
or Honor will receive a watch, an over overnight
night overnight case, portable radio, and
other gifts which will be des described
cribed described in detail and submitted to
each contestant by Feb. 1.

7 ROTC Seniors
Tapped by Army
Seven Army ROTC cadets have
been notified of their selection
for appointment to the regular
The appointments as second li lieutenant
eutenant lieutenant are effective upon suc successful
cessful successful completion of the Advanc Advanced
ed Advanced ROTC course.
The following cadets have been
selected under the ROTC Dis Distinguished
tinguished Distinguished Military Graduate Pro Program
gram Program : Gady L. Burleson, Crest Crestview;
view; Crestview; James F. Campbell, Clear Clearwater;
water; Clearwater; Howard D. Cooley, Win Winter
ter Winter Haven; Kenneth E. Cox, Jr.
Miami; Robert R. Hendry, Jack Jacksonville;
sonville; Jacksonville; Richard A, Jemison, St.
Petersburg; William E. Taylor,
Review Accepting
New Manuscripts
Manuscripts for the second ed edition
ition edition of the Florida Review are
now being accepted, business ma manager
nager manager Dick Kollin said yesterday.
All manuscripts may be sub submitted
mitted submitted to the editorial board of
the Florida Review and should
be left at the information de3k
at the Florida Union.
Kollin said the editorial board
of the magazine is still uncertain
about plans for another edition
because of financial difficulties
but that a committee was looking
into the matter.
The first issue of the literary
magazine was financed by indi individual
vidual individual contributions as the editor editorial
ial editorial board maintained an inde independent
pendent independent policy and remained un unaffiliated
affiliated unaffiliated with the Board of Stu Student
dent Student Publications.
Four Fashion Fellowships
Offered by NYC School
Tobe-Cobum School for Fashion
Careers in New York City an announced
nounced announced this week that up to four
Fashion Fellowships will be aw awarded
arded awarded this year in their twentieth
annual nation-wide contest among
senior college women.
Each fellowship covers the full
tuition of $1250 for the One Year
Course for the year 1958-1959. All
senior women graduating before
August 31, 1958 are eligible to'
Senior women may secure
Fashion Fellowship registration
blanks from the vocational office,
or from the Fashion Fellowship
Secretary, Tobe-Coburn School for
Fashion Careers, 851 Madison Av Avenue,
enue, Avenue, New York 21, New York.
Registration closes January 31,

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Dejected Book Exchange Backer and 'Boxes'

Jack Sites sits glumly among the desks, boxes and other items
stored in Room 18 of the Florida Union, where he had hoped to
set up a Student Book Exchange. Plans to clear out the room
were halted Tuesday night when the Executive Council voted down
Sites request for SSOO to finance the textbook service (Gator

Executive Council Kills
Plons For Book Exchange

(Continued from Page ONE)
The apparent sentiment of dis dissenting
senting dissenting council members was ex expressed
pressed expressed by Horner who stated flat flatly
ly flatly the plan is not financially
sound. No book exchange has
ever worked here and never will.
Sites presented various views to
the effect that the current plan
was more workable than any that
had been tried in the past. Bill
Committee Cites
C-Coqrse Faults
(Continued from Page ONE)
A final recommendation for eli eliminating
minating eliminating weakness in the system
will be phase three of the pro project.
ject. project. Dr. Philpoti slatea tiL. i;e
. ..s hot see any immediate
changes to be made and it will
not be until the latter part of the
coming semester before even
phase two is finished.
However, he remarked that
several C-course chairmen were
already considering the propo proposals
sals proposals made by the report and
planning action accordingly. C-12,
~ccond semester of American In Institutions,
stitutions, Institutions, is now experimenting
w.ui several recommendations,
said Philpott.
Other areas covered by the
report were student attitudes, fa faculty
culty faculty qualifications, superior stu students
dents students and co-ordination of the
On toe whole the report praised
almost all areas it discussed
for its fundamental philosophy
but recommended certain ways
that each could be improved.
In praising the overall system
at Florida the committee remarks,
Both in conception and execution,
we find the University College
curriculum one of the most ex exciting
citing exciting ones we know of.
"And in the circles of profes professional
sional professional education, they continue,
it ranks as one of the two or
three leading two-year general
education programs in America.

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Gary Cooper
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Rion, Director of the Florida Un Union
ion Union sent a message to the Council
to that effect.
Rions statement as read be before
fore before the Council by Sites, said I
support the thing completely. I
think the plan as set forth, is
so much sounder ground than any
other book exchange in the past.
Beardsley commented the plan
was a risk, that a lot of effort
had gone into seeking out the
problems of past exchanges and
a new approach was being of offered,
fered, offered, and that if the exchange
did work it would be a very good
thing. Saying he favored the ex exchange,
change, exchange, Beardsley told the Coun Council
cil Council it must decide whether or not
the risk was worth the possible re results.
sults. results.
The Budget and Finance Com Committee
mittee Committee failed to reccommend the
bill because the reserve fund is
dwindling and it felt, among
other reasons, a general tighten tightening
ing tightening of pursestrings was in or order
der order and the bbok exchange re request
quest request was as good a place as any
to begin cutting of Student Gov Government
ernment Government expenditures.
The porposal was defeated by
three votes. Out of 34 members
present only 20 affirmative votes
were cast. Appropriation from the
reseive fund requires two-thirds
vote of approval.

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Vet Graduates Face New Life

By joe McDermott
Gator Staff Writer
Graduation day will see many
Flavet families moving away.
Vans will be carting furniture and
belongings to far off places like
Miami or San Francisco. Neigh Neighbors
bors Neighbors all bid goodbye; and GI
Joe, the wife and kiddies drive
off to the future.
The grizzled ole GI takes off
his white bucks and heads out
Into the big world of high salaries
and easy living.
Things will be quite a bit dif different
ferent different from the past four years
in Gainesville. Joes workday will
be cut down to eight hours, and
most evenings will be free for
social activity or plain loafing.
His new boss may be much like
an old prof. They might even
engage in an off-plant beer to together
gether together without frowns from top
Mr. and Mrs. Vet will probably
be in the market for a new home
and be making many plans about
the design. Theyll make com comparisons
parisons comparisons and mental notes about
how a place compares to Flavet.
Or, the more expressive wife may
say, Zowie, a -bathtub and real
plaster walls!"
The old grad, now thoroughly
matured, will frown at the mis missus
sus missus but sneak some sly glances
to see how much grass there is
to cut. After the new home,
therell have to be furniture, car.
new clothes and a whole gob of
goods to be got. No more of those
small time SSO school loans for
these folks. Household Finance
will finally reap the harvest from
their radio jingles.
A Maid at Last
Since GI Joe will be an as assistant
sistant assistant mnager trainee, he may
be able to afford a part time
maid to replace him at the scrub
Variety Marks r
Glee Club Concert
Wednesday Night
The Womens Glee Club, under
the direction of Delbert Sterrett,
will give its annual concert in
the University Auditorium Wed Wednesday
nesday Wednesday at 8:15.
Among the student soloists on
the program will be Ann Hender Henderson,
son, Henderson, soprano; Bill Wood, tenor;
and Beverly Stalnaker, major majorette.
ette. majorette. Accompnying the Glee Club
will be two members of the fac faculty;
ulty; faculty; Dr. Bowls on the flute and
James Hale, percussion.
Music for the presentation will
consist of a wide variety of songs
ranging from light to classical.
Some of the compositions to be
heard will be: "All the Things
You Are," "April in Paris,"
"When You Wish Upon a -Star,
"He Never Said a Mumblin
Word, "Agnus Dei," and "Tueri
The concert will be open to
students, faculty and the public.

. brush. Mom has quit her job at
| the University and now devotes
1 full time to the kids. She has
Seminole To
Select Officers
Deadline for applications for
I the positions of editor, business
manager and managing editor of
the Seminole yearbook has been
set for 3 p.m., Friday, February
14. All applicants will be inter interviewed
viewed interviewed by the Electoral Board at
3:30 p.m. the following Wednes Wednesday,
day, Wednesday, February 19, in the office of
the Board of Student Publications
in the Florida Union basement.
Those seeking the position of
editor must have at least three
semesters of satisfactory work
on the Seminole editorial staff
while candidates for business man manager
ager manager and managing editor must
have two semesters of satifac satifactory
tory satifactory work on the business or
editorial staff respectively.
George H. Miller, executive sec secretary
retary secretary of the appointive body, sta sta!
! sta! ted that all candidates for posi posij
j posij tions must submit ten copies of
their applications to the execu executive
tive executive secretary on forms provided
by the Board.
UF History Prof
At Biloxi Meet
Dr. J. A. Harrison, associate
professor of is one of
50 Southern leaders in business,
labor, agriculture, education, gov govemment
emment govemment and the professions invi invited
ted invited to attend the Third Southern
Assembly at Biloxi, Miss., this
The Southern Assembly is spon sponsored
sored sponsored by Tulane University in co cooperation
operation cooperation with the American As Assembly
sembly Assembly of Columbia University.
The non-partisan organization
will consider and make recom recommendations
mendations recommendations on the role of the U.
S. military, economic and tech technical
nical technical assistance programs in
world competition with the So Soviets.
viets. Soviets.
History Honorary
Initiates Members
Gamma Eta chapter of Phi Al Alpha
pha Alpha Theta honorary history fra fraternity
ternity fraternity initiated nine members
during a recent meeting in the
Florida Union.
New members are: Dick At Atkison,
kison, Atkison, Alfred Cave, Evan Coe,
Gunbar Gronllen, Roger
Haigh, George Uttle, Thelma
Peters, Emma Jean Walker.
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the satisfaction of knowing she
earned her "pushing hubby
through" degree. But she may
miss those hour-long morning and
afternoon coffee breaks #ith the
office gals.
GI Joe will substitute the bowl bowling
ing bowling team for "I gotta go to
library, hon when he wants a
night with the boys. lbs. Vet
will sadly leave the Dames and
become a rip snortin' Junior Wo Womans
mans Womans C3ub devotee. Shell prob probably
ably probably find & new bridge foursome
in her community so Joe wont
miss the juicy gossip. When they
have their new neighbors over,
the invitation will be a little more
formal than pounding on the wall.
School will soon be over, and
the happy couple will take their
place in society. Theyll come back
occasionally to root for the Ga Gators
tors Gators on the "other side of the
field and visit their many friends
in Flavet. Theyll talk of old times
and theyll recall many pleas pleasant
ant pleasant memories of their struggling
days at the "best damn school in
the world."
Good luck to all the February
1958 Flavet graduates!
Plans for & proposed addition
to Flavet in's village store are
progressing rapidly. Mayor Char Charles
les Charles Holmes, who announced his
intention of enlarging the store
in his platform for office, started
the ball rolling right afer his elec election.
tion. election. Final approval still rests
with University Housing and Hol Holmes
mes Holmes expects a favorable answer
Drawings have been completed
and the commission is currently
getting estimates of material
costs. Plans call for a near doubl doubling
ing doubling in store space. The extension
will increase store size to 8 by
20 feet. All labor will be per performed
formed performed by the commissioners. Ac Actual
tual Actual construction, after the con concrete
crete concrete floor Is poured, should take
only a few days.
Bill Cravey resigned aa store
manager in November and has
recently been replaced by Rus Russell
sell Russell Cobb.

Join Your Co-Op
At Student Gov't
Office, Flo. Union
Tom fir Bills
Gas Station
626 N.W. llrii StrMt

The Florida Alligator, Friday, Jan. 10,1958

Admission Rules Raise
Frosh General Ability

Tighter admission policies at the Universitys policy of admis admisthe
the admisthe University have resulted injsion.

aa increased level of general abil ability
ity ability among freshmen, according to
Dr. John V. McQuitty, University
Freshmen scores on the Amer American
ican American Council of Education (ACE)
Psychological Examination have
risen constantly for the past eight
years. Dr. McQuittys figures
how a rise from an average
score of 99.0 in 1950, to an aver average
age average of 108.4 last September.
The average has risen 4.2 since
the selective admission policy
went into effect in Fall 1956. Un Under
der Under the revised requirements, be begun
gun begun two years ago, beginning stu students
dents students must have scored in the
upper 60 per cent of their high
school class on placement tests
Latest national ACE figure av available
ailable available is for 1949, when 40,000
college freshmen scored an aver average
age average of 104. University of Florida
freshmen, according to the latest!
figures, have been above this for j
the past three years.
McQuitty describes the increas- (
es as primarily a reflection of ;
Riot* 'Man of The Year'
' ; \ I
The Progressive Farmer Ma- ;
gazlne recently named Presi President
dent President J. Wayne Reitz as Man
of the Year* for service to
agriculture in Florida during

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[ j
A Campus-to-Career Case History
fyr Ji r jjj& 4
John Reiter (right) discusses the route of signals from the
wave guide through the IF stages of a microwave receivr.
I ' -':[
I This was the kind of challenge I was looking for"

what John A. Reiter, Jr., B.S.
in Electronics, Arizona State College,
54, says about the biggest project so far
in his Bell System career.
This was the kind of challenge I was
looking fora chance to assist in plan planning
ning planning a microwave radio relay system
between Phoenix and Flagstaff.. Arizona.
Five intermediate relay stations would be
needed, and I began by planning the
tower locations on line of sight paths
after a study of topographical maps.
Then I made field studies using altimeter
measurements, and conducted path-loss
tests to determine how high each tower
shtfuld be. This was the trickiest part of
j the job. It called for detecting the pres presence
ence presence of reflecting surfaces along the

! 1
1 John Reiter is building his career with Mountain States
Telephone and Telegraph Company. Find out about the j #
career opportunities for you. Talk with the Bell inter interviewer
viewer interviewer when he visit* your campus. And read the Bell
Telephone booklet on file in your Placement Office, or BELL
write for a copy of Challenge and Opportunity to: TELEPHONE
College Employment Supervisor, American Telephone and r Aiannaiiaa
Telegraph Company, 195 Broadway, New York 7, N. Y;

'j Prospective students with abil abil-1
-1 abil-1 ity and background entirely inad inadequate
equate inadequate to handle college level
work are now denied admission
he said. Those with question questionable
able questionable ability and background are
frankly told that the likelihood
of success is remote."
Dr. McQuitty also compared
the ACE scores with scores each
Spring. The national freshmen av average
erage average of 104, he explained, com compares
pares compares to an average of 70 on the
placement tests.
This means, he said, that
to be equal to the University of
Florida average of 108, a high
school senior would have to aver average
age average 75 on the five placement tests.
In other words, to be above the
average at the University of Flor Florida,
ida, Florida, the prospective freshman
must be in the highest quarter on
the high school tests."
Other figures released by Dr.
j McQuitty revealed that women
ioutscored men in general ability
(this fall for the first time. The
; average for the women is 109
land for the men, 108. Last year
| the men led with 107 to 106 for
'the women.
The ACE test, as explained by
Dr. -McQuitty, contains two ma major
jor major parts. The first involves prob problem
lem problem solving, while the second
measures vocabulary, facility with
words, and reasoning using words, j

transmission route, and determining
measures necessary to avoid their effects.
Not the least part of the job was
estimating the cost of each of the five
relay stations. All told, the system will
cost more than $500,000. When con construction
struction construction is finished in Det mber of this
year, I'll be responsible for technical
considerations in connecting the radio
relay and telephone carrier equipment.
This assighment is an example of the
challenges a technical man can find in
the telephone company. You take the job
from start to finishfrom basic field
studies to the final adjustmentswith
full responsibility. To technical men w ho
want to get ahead, thats the ultimate
in responsibility.

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William L. Ballenger, traveling artist and self-styied physicist, explains his hypothesis on attrac attraction
tion attraction and repulsion which, he claims, will result in successful man-made satellites and space travel.
The theory is based cm the attraction of oppoeites and the repulsion of like electrical charges (Gator

Tension, Comedy, Loren,
Highlight Week's Flicks

Gator Staff Writer
Musical-comedy, teenage tur turmoil
moil turmoil and Sophia Loren stand out
in this weeks film finely.
Take a hoofer (Gene Kelly), add
a bevy of beauties (Mitzi Gaynor,
Kay Kendall, Taina Elg), mix
musically and you have a delight delightful
ful delightful dish entitled Les Girls. Con Continuing
tinuing Continuing at the State through Satur Saturday,
day, Saturday, the film offers a Cole
Porter score and a takeoff on the
motorcycle set.
"Lust for Life," the award win win:
: win: ning story of Van Gogh, returns
j to the State Sunday and Monday,
j Kirk Douglas is the tormented
| Dutch painter, and Oscar win winner
ner winner Anthony Quinn, his rowdy
; friend.
The British spoof modem mor morals
als morals in A Novel Affair, the
State feature for Tuesday and
Wednesday. Professor Ralph Ri Richardson
chardson Richardson finds his devoted wife
has authored a spicy book describ describ-1
-1 describ-1 ing an affair With the chauffeur.
A frank teenage drama is pair paired
ed paired with a rugged action yam at
: the Florida today and Saturday.
'ln Eighteen and Anxious, young
mother Mary Webster faces hos hostile
tile hostile friends and family. Heel Bill
Campbell offers sensation; steady
Ron Hagerthy offers sympathy.
As a seductive charmer, Diana
Francis betrays Forrest Tucker in
Girl in the Woods." Tuckers yen

Artist-Physicist Explains Theory

for gambling also leads to trou trouble.
ble. trouble.
Adventurer John Wayne search searches
es searches the Sahara for a lost treasure
city in Legend of the Lost," open opening
ing opening Sunday at the Florida. Thirst,
hostile tribes, greed and Sophia
Loren make it an eventful trek.
The State midnighter for Satur Saturday
day Saturday is the lusty Carmen Jones
with Harry Belafonte.

Aqua Show Set
For Weekend

A Synchronized Swimming
Symposium will be held at the
University Pool today and tomor tomorrow.
row. tomorrow. Co-sponsored by the College
of Physical Education and Health
and the Womens flection of the
Florida Association for Hearth,
Physical Education and Recrea Recreation,
tion, Recreation, it will takeplace from 2-5
and 7-10 p.m. today and from 9-
12 a.m. and 2-5 p.m. tomorrow.
Faculty and students, both men
and women, from universities, col colleges
leges colleges and high schools throughout
the state are invited to attend
the symposium, first to be pre presented
sented presented in this part of the state.
Guest speakers and swim swimmers
mers swimmers will be Mrs. Beulah Gund Gundling,
ling, Gundling, past Pan American synch synchronized
ronized synchronized swimming champion, and
Henry Gundlin&, of Cedar Rapids,
Iowa; George Hyde, nationally
known sculling teacher from Bra Bradenton,
denton, Bradenton, and Art Kappelman, past
national synchronized swimming
champion from Jacksonville, who
will discuss Synchronized Swim Swimming
ming Swimming for Men.
Both the Aqua Gators and the
Swim Fins have been invited to
appear on the Arlene Francis
television program at Silver
Springs Tuesday. Club presidents
Judy Hewitt and Jim Boyett will j
perform a duet for the 30 minute j

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UF Couple Traps
Forest Fire Bug;
Gets Reward

A University Junior and his wife
each received S2OO this week
for aiding the Florida Forest Ser Service
vice Service in capturing an arsonist.
Mr. and Mrs. Hansel Drurys
testimony led to the arrest and
conviction of Robert W. Baruth on
the charge of setting a series of
fires near DeLeon Springs on
Jan. 5.
Drury and the then Miss Jean
Fegley were riding north on Black Blacksnake
snake Blacksnake Road at 3:30 p.m. on Jan.
5 when they observed a car pulling
| away from a fire on Blacksnake
; Ridge. They later saw the same
car leave a small fire by the
Passing the car parked on a
church ground, the pair identi identified
fied identified the driver as Baruth. They
later discovered four or five fires
had been set between the church
and a nearby lake. Drury then
drove to DeLeon Springs to notify
the Forest Service of the fires.
The couple was the first to re receive
ceive receive the awards under the newly
created Florida Forest arson fund,
according to C. H. Coulter, state
More than SII,OOO is now in the
fund, and awards up to SI,OOO in
any one case may be paid for in information.
formation. information. The money was donat donated
ed donated by forest land owners.


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A New Approach to Spate Physics

Gator Asst. News Editor

William Lee Ballenger a 46-
year-old caricaturist and self-styl self-styled
ed self-styled physicist who arrived on cam campus
pus campus yesterday, stated he sees no
practical use for Sputnik or other
space satellites because each one
of them will be falling back to
earth in a few months.
Ballenger says he plans to stay
in Gainesville for a few days and
do caricature* for some of the
fraternities on campus.
Ballenger displayed several
clippings from Ivy League news newspapers
papers newspapers in which he is depicted
as a controversial figure who has
raised the ire of some college
faculty members. Several papers
quoted Ballenger is saying that
he is a scrambled egg head
whose theories get little respect
from some so-called men of
The 6' 2 artist and philosoph philosopher
er philosopher has traveled throughout the |
country talking and discussing his j
philosophies on politics, nuclear
physics, and life in general with
| college professors and students.
After running away from my
South Carolina foster parents, I,
j quickly learned that I was not
! suited to be a soldier (Im not one
I for discipline) nor a snake-char-'
| mer (two serious bites were j
His formal education? Two and j
one-half years of grammar school
and a SHKD doctorate from the
School of Hard Knocks.
Explains Theory
In explaining his Ballengerian
Hypothesis, Ballenger said that
The Russians have successfully
built and launched two satellites,
but even this fact does not invali invalidate
date invalidate my theory. There is still
slight proof of the value in my
theory because the first satellite
is known to have traveled in an
erratic course not accounted for
by gravity alone.
According to Ballenger, mathe mathematics
matics mathematics support and prove his the theory
ory theory just as well and accurately
as they prove Sir Isaac New Newtons
tons Newtons Law of Gravity. He claims
that his theories are more in
compliance with the truths of na nature
ture nature than Newtons because my
theories are formulated to com comply
ply comply with the laws of nature gov governing
erning governing magnetic and electro-static
phenomena, whereas Newtons
Law only complies with his third
principle, or action equals reac reaction.
tion. reaction.
The general belief concerning
gravity is that the nature of the
energy is magnetic and if that is
true, then the laws of nature
govern it. Magnetism must be
respected in any paper purport- j
ing to explain the true mechanics I
of anything affected by the force ;
of gravity.
Reduced to the satellite, space

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travel and the possibilities of
i building a space station as a
jumping-off point to the other pla planets,
nets, planets, I think I can see some dis dis|
| dis| appointing set-backs for the peo people
ple people planning it, he remarked.
Like An Electron
If the picture the world as you
would part of an atom, you would
; see that the world is like an
| electron circling around a nucleus.
You would also see that the nu nucleous
cleous nucleous and the electron are char charwere
were charwere positively charged, it makes
sense that U any particle of mass
with a negative charge came near
the electron, the pull between the
unlike charges would- cause the
tiny negative particle to be pulled
into the positive electron, whereas
if the tiny particle had been posi positively
tively positively charged it would have been
Picture yourself as being like
that tiny charge with your body

Cavalettes Initiate, Dames Plan
Dance, Teachers Slate Lecture

ETY SOCIETY initiated 24 new members at
their December formal meeting in
the banquet room of the Park Inn
restaurant. Geri Ferraro was pre presented
sented presented with the best pledge award.
New initiates are: Elaine Bauer,
Peggy Bowen, Maxine Brandise,
Joanna Bredlow, Barbara Buck Buckwaiter,
waiter, Buckwaiter, Joyce Eggert, Geri Fer Ferraro,
raro, Ferraro, Kathy Finnis, Sandi Gordon.
Ginny Hanley, Arlene Kessler,
Marilyn Kutin, Lynn Lorenthal,
Bonnie Moonie, Chris North,
Elaine Palmer, Judy Retrose, Vic Vickie
kie Vickie Roberts,Jill Satritz, Mary El Ellen
len Ellen Selman, Arleen Shams, Ev Evelyn
elyn Evelyn Smith. Joy Wall and Patricia
honorary, will hold a meeting
Tuesday from 7 to 8 p.m. in P.
K. Yonge. Peter Oliva will pre pre(Sent

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exerting negative energy being
pulled down against the earth
because the earth is a positive
body. The earth pulls toward it itself
self itself things of one charge and re repels
pels repels things of the opposite
"The rings seen around the pla planet
net planet Saturn are the best visible evi evidence
dence evidence of things repelled from a
. planet because of the nature of
the energy they exert. Because
the nature of the energy exerted
by the mass in the rings is like
| the energy exerted from the pla planet,
net, planet, the mass is repelled and caus caused
ed caused to travel in an orbit ttround
the planet at a distance neares:
to a balance of equilibrium.
Ballenger concluded, I do no*
believe space satellites are im impossible,
possible, impossible, but a more direct route
would be the splitting of atoms
until we can find an agent re repelled
pelled repelled by the force of gravity
rather than attracted by it.

(Sent pre(Sent an illustrated lecture, The
| United States in Iran.
short business meeting before
their annual Christmas party.
Mrs. Ellen Schroer was elected to
represent the group in the Sweet Sweetheart
heart Sweetheart Dance being sponsored by
the General Dames this month.
Hostesses at the Christmas party
were: Mrs. Grace Straw, Mrs.
Constance Ebert, Mrs. Ellen
Schroer, Mrs. Ben Savoia, and
Mrs. Donna Weinstein.
Parachute Club Meets
A meeting of the Parachute
Club will be held in Room 324
of the Florida Union at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday. Business will Include
adoption of a club constitution and
a training program.


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Something Good, Defeated

It is a shame the plans for a Student Book Exchange failed to gain approval
of the Executive Council Tuesday night.
The Book Exchange would have been a reality for Florida students had just
one or two more Council members raised their hands to make the 2/3 vote needed
for passage of the message.

What must be especially hard to take
is that after weeks of careful planning
by the Florida Union Board, which
would have set up the project, the Coun Council
cil Council first passed the measure and then on
second and final reading vetoed the
Book Exchange for the Student Body.
A Book Exchange is nothing new to
us. Florida has made repeated attempts
at such an operation, but failure has
been met every time. Now, after studying
the mistakes of the past and comparing
figures with other universities around
the country the Union Board felt it had
drown up the best plan possible for an
institution this size.
The Book Exchange would have work worked
ed worked for the students in this way The
Union Board would receive SSOO, then
take on credit from the students SSOO
worth of books. After the set amount
of credit had been issued, no more books
would be taken on a credit basis. The
Exchange would take any book that the
student wishes to sell.
The student who sold his book
through the Exchange would be charg charged
ed charged 10 per cent, likewise the student to
whom the book was sold.

What About This Cartoon Jazz?

Among the many clever cartoons and humorous greeting-cards that are cur currently
rently currently causing a rage on college campuses are many that lampoon the college
curriculums themselves.

Such is the cartoon, pictured below,
which portrays Joe Student in the En Engineering
gineering Engineering College on a typical campus,
indicating the lack of liberal education
which he receives.
Joe (Engineering) Student is pictured
as a bumbling, clumsy idiot who knows
nothing about the humanities, English,
political science, or philosophy. Engi Engineering
neering Engineering schools would decry such a cari caricature,
cature, caricature, saying that their students are as
well educated as any, and technical skills
are needed in todays fast-paced business
University of Florida College of Engi Engineering
neering Engineering subscribes to the General Edu Education
cation Education program, providing that all their
students take at least C-l, C-3 and C-5.
Comprehensive Courses 2,4, and 6 may
be substituted with science and math
programs by the Engineering student.
The UF Engineering student must take
only nine hours of courses described as
basic education courses, one which
can be used no matter what field the
student enters.
(Engineering majors are not required,
or even requested, to take one course in
humanities, literature, or philosophy or
political science in the upper division!).
When you come right down to it, the
UF Engineering student is no more bet better
ter better prepared to say he has gained a gen general
eral general education here than a student spec specializing
ializing specializing in Business Administration or
* ¥
jSueh emphasis on Engineering curri curriculums,
culums, curriculums, although we may boost the UF
Division as one of the most outstanding
in the nation, is nevertheless bad.
William Whyte, Jr., in his best-selling
book The Organization Man decries
the lack of general education given to
the technical student as a gross error in
America's institutions of higher educa education.
tion. education.
He claims that a few hours of general
education help the Engineering student
immeasurably, and that employers find
their technicians better suited to meet
the conditions of society if they have
had a basic background in the Humani Humanities
ties Humanities and liberal arts.
Certainly, then, nine hours of general
education for an engineer to graduate
is not enough to meet this challenge in
todays business world. He must have
more background, more knowledge of
history, English and other courses of the
Engineering graduates are needed
more today than ever before. But as

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It would have meant that the students
could sell their books at a better price,
and purchase books cheaper than they
could from any bookstore, all of which
raise their prices at least 40 per cent.
The Council argued that there is a risk
involved. Yes, certainly there is a risk.
There is risk in anything worth its salt!
But if this Book Exchange had worked,
it would have given to the student body
one of the greatest boons it could ever
hope for.
After studying the proposed book ex exchange
change exchange in detail, the Alligator feels that
the chances for the Book Exchanges
success would have been worth the ap appropriation
propriation appropriation of student funds.
Progress would be slow, but the sup supply
ply supply of books and syllabi would be built
up slowly during several semesters.
We hope the Union Board tries again
in its efforts to bring about a workable
Book Exchange, and that the Executive
Council will be more receptive to ap approving
proving approving a plan which would benefit the
entire student body.

SPEIL OfJAls/tAT?* j
[ wgwi£g?B 6WB IJ
Cartoonist complains about
Engineering curriculums
Whytes well-documented book points
out, the graduate with some background
in a liberal education is better suited to
meet the overall problems of his life
and his jobregardless of what field
he enters.

3.0 and an Auto

Read this report:
A silver trophy to spur academic com competition
petition competition among the ten under-graduate
residential colleges at Yale has been do donated
nated donated by Colonel Richard Gimbel. \ale
Class of 1920.
High grades and other ACADEMIC
HONORS achieved by students will help
the college in which they live win pos possession
session possession of the Gimbel High Scholarship
Cup. On the other hand, each college
will be penalized for any low grades of
Various special academic honors will
be offered in addition. Scoring system of
figuring the students honor points in includes
cludes includes provisions for equalizing differ differences
ences differences in the size of the student body of
the ten colleges.
We print this article, for we think it is
very fitting.
We doubt if Yale, or a good many
other schools, would even think of doing
what the Universty of Florida does to
offer an automobile* to a sophomore as
an inducement, or reward for high
The 3.0 student at these schools w r ould
not be given permission to drive an auto
and then be made to maintain that aver average
age average for the second semester of his so sophomore
phomore sophomore year to keep his car on cam campus.
pus. campus.
Car privileges would be divorced from
academic honors, and scholarship would
be recognized for what it isan attain attainment
ment attainment of acadamic honors, not social priv priv:
: priv: leges.
But such is the difference between
Yale University and the University of

Friday, Jan. 10, 1958

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AM 7

"Con you feel the warmth of friendship in this wonderful metropolis, Louie?"
Rhodes, Fulbright Selections Question

Former Alligator Editor
With the increased emphasis
on academics, it is a little dis disappointing
appointing disappointing that student doing un undergraduate
dergraduate undergraduate work at the Uni University
versity University of Florida do not fare
better in copping time-honored
international scholarships such
as the Rhodes and Fulbright

What brings
this to mind is
that a Jack Jacksonville
sonville Jacksonville resi resident,
dent, resident, attend attending
ing attending one of the
citadels of Ivy
on the East Eastern
ern Eastern seaboard,
beat out four
University of
Florida stud students
ents students for a
Rhodes scho-


larship, which will enable him
to study in England for two
And only two students were
recommended by faculty mem members
bers members on the campus out of 11,-
200 students for Fulbright schol scholarships,
arships, scholarships, which are given out in
as many different ways as you
will find different institutions
doing the recommending.
The scholarships affect a very
few people, but they are a*
good as prestige builders in
some circles as a winning foot football
ball football team, and since we have
neither perfected, let us look
at scholarships.

A Handy Guide to 'Campus Courtship'

Gator Executive Editor
All's fair in love and war . .
Courtship on the Campus,
the subject of 86.2 per cent of
all bull sessions, is deftly an analyzed
alyzed analyzed in Februarys Esquire
magazine, which will be on the
newstands in a few days.
Once the standard magazine of
the College Man, Esquire no
longer holds the campus popular popularity
ity popularity which has been taken over
by newcomers such a Playboy.

Esquire conti continues
nues continues to have a
few gems
pitched at col collegians
legians collegians w-hich
make the slick
magazine still
a good buy.
Such an ar article
ticle article is Nicho Nicholas
las Nicholas David's
Courtship on
the Campus,
which we


think deserves a wider advance
circulation. Here, then are a few
excerpts from Mr. Davids high highly
ly highly interesting study:
for and she agrees to a date. He
arranges with his roommate for
an evening of double dating.
They dress casually, take in a
movie. They have little to say to
each other. On the way home,
he offers her his arm. She takes
it, but she avoid touching,
brushing or otherwise coming
into contact with his hands.
He is wondering if he made
enough of an impression to risk
a good-night-kiss try. She is
wondering how she is going to
avoid a clumsy attempt, and she
also weighs her chances for a
second date in the event she
refuses him. She reads a lot
about the male sex drive and is
prepared for the worst. They
spar at the door. He brushes her
cheek with his lips. She bolts for
the door. He leaves, determined
to be on target next time. She
is determined to hold him off
until the third date .

arnold Xtmevrave about
I WEKTPDM? ) VAtfl> toror/ -IHE FUTURE LEAPED J \*> RIGHT/ / t
l WE*E FRUMPY! / k < >v/

Our sketchy information is
that it has been nigh on 10
years that a Florida man has
been granted a Rhodes schol scholarship,
arship, scholarship, admittedly, they give
out relatively very few in the
entire U. S., but the question
arises on this campus as to the
selection method here if our
candidates continually fail to
come through.
¥ ¥ ¥
If it is because of a south southern
ern southern drawl or because they dont
wear a rep tie, lets change it.
If it's because the faculty selec selection
tion selection committee is forgetting
they are in competition with
other universities, perhaps their
perspective is not in line, and
they should select candidates
based on how the winners actu actually
ally actually qualified.
The Fulbright scholarships,
which are not scholarships but
are grants, at least for bache bachelor
lor bachelor degree holders, to taste Eu European
ropean European life in all its six senses,
are really a riot when seen in
We happened to have had a
rough Army assignments and
were stationed for 17 months
amid outdoor cases, aperitifs,
Gothic cathedrals and eight Ful Fulbright
bright Fulbright students attending the
University of Bordeaux.
We came to know the eight
students not because they loved
us, but because they loved our
kleenex, Scotch, and peanut peanutbutter
butter peanutbutter jar.
Os the eight, only one was a
serious student. The other sev seven

calls her Monday for a date the
following Saturday. They dress
carefully and well. It is a good
bet they will go to a dance, at
the fraternity house or in' the
college gymnasium. The pur purpose
pose purpose of dancing is to kill time
until it is appropriate to drink...
On the way home, they inter
lock pinkies.
¥ ¥
waits till Wednesday, then caJs
her for a date Friday. They re repair
pair repair to an atmospheric saloon
. . They talk for five solid
hours; the later hours are de devoted
voted devoted to the science of sex, our
outdated code of sexual behavi behavior,
or, behavior, and the Kinsey Report, which
neither has read.
They do not talk at all on
the way home. They simply and
definitely walk hand in hand. In
the last available darkness
before reaching the door, he de definitely
finitely definitely kisses her. She kisses
him with feeling She lingers.
They kiss again. Encouraged by
her display of passionateness,
he leaves happily. Well-satisfied
that a romance has begun, she
is happy too. Both are nervous.
¥ ¥ ¥
TION CONTEMPLATION : During the next few
weeks, he is a little scared. He
sees tiie situation three ways:
1. She is marriage material;
2. She is material; 3. She is a
dog and this is a trap.
The girl is scared, too, but
sees the situation only in two
ways: 1. He is marriage mater material;
ial; material; 2. He is not.
Number Three is ruled out, he
calls for the fourth date. I'v, ..viably,
ably, ..viably, sheaccepts a fourth date,
but unless she has ruled out
her Number Two she will let
him know that is the last date
by means of reversion to her
tactics of the first date.
Assuming she decides on
her No. l and he decides on
either his No. 1 or 2, they
come together like a pair of

en seven were a conglomeration of
misplaced Americana, a more
detailed description of which I
refuse to make in print.
One was a coed who did not
speak French, pined away for
her boy friend back in the
States, cut every class and spent
her time writing letters to him
and moaning about the country
she had chosen to study in.
How did you get a Fulbright,
I asked her one day, wonder wondering
ing wondering if she could do it even I
could muster courage to apply
some day.
I w r anted to travel to Eu Europe,
rope, Europe, she replied, and said
her University fixed it up so
she could get the grant. I be believe
lieve believe her. The other six seem seemingly
ingly seemingly won theirs in a stiff com competition.
petition. competition. to see which school
could produce the biggest was wastrel
trel wastrel of Americana to waste our
money. like I am wasting yours.
* *
In short, the Fulbright schol scholarships,
arships, scholarships, worth about $125 a
month, which is really living
overseas as a student, seemed
to be denied students who could
have used this experience to a
better extent.
If we are half the University
I know us to be, we can find
about 200 students better than
the aforementioned seven. It
would be good for Florida to
cash in on the scholarships,
which after all, are to sqme ex extent
tent extent judgments of the Univer University.
sity. University.

auto circus daredevils. From
then on they spend as much
time together as the college
rules and the threat of flunking
out will allow. They date week weeknights
nights weeknights as well as week-ends.
They arrange to meet regularly
on campus between classes.
They talk on the phone for
two hours at a sitting.
They begin to neck and think
they may be in love ...
necking begins, tension mounts.
There may be weeks of inde indecisive
cisive indecisive skirmishing before male
or female effects a real milit military
ary military break-through. Collegians
tolerate skirmishing because
both of them are seriously look looking
ing looking for a single person to date:
she forever, he for a semester,
if bearable. She wants a mate;
he being a modern youth does doesnt
nt doesnt relish competition. Thus Go Going
ing Going Steady has become a big
fad on the college campus .
* *
Meanings tend to vary from
campus to campus. A Mt. Hol Holyoke
yoke Holyoke girl, for example, feels
she is engaged to be engaged
to be married when she is Din Dinned;
ned; Dinned; University of Colorado boys
conversely, have been known
to use fraternity pins to bribe
girls . And sophomores at
Texas exchange pins and stea steadies
dies steadies as fast as the French swap
premiers .
ing Steady relationship usually
lasts for at least a semester.
At the end of this happy time,
shell break it off if she does
not think the relationship is like likely
ly likely to lead to marriage. Or hell
break it off if he never had any
intention of getting THAT seri serious.
ous. serious.
THE AFTERMATtf: She re returns
turns returns his pins. He replaces it
on his shirt to show r he is foot footloose
loose footloose again. Both consider it on only
ly only proper to wait two weeks be before
fore before announcing a new Going
Steady relationship. Anything
less is indecent . .


Drinkers Go to Hell Says
Self-Appointed Soul Saver

I clipped an article from our
newspaper wishing to file it
since it was so outstanding it
caused me much thought and
prayer. The Florida Alligator
asking for prohibition to come
to an end in Alachua County
would be amusing were it not
so sad. It seems you do have
beer and ask that prohibition
I have read' of students in
foreign lands fighting for the
betterment of their country.
Young man. what or where
are your ideals? What is your
goal in life? Think of the thous thousands
ands thousands of fine young men who
gave their lives for America,
they are handing the torch to
Alcohol gives you a broken
body both physical and spiri spiritual,
tual, spiritual, broken homes and a lost
soul, for no drunkard can enter
the kingdom of heaven. Read
the newspapers the wife in
the tavern while eight children
Shakespeare said Oh God!
why does man put an enemy
in his mouth to steal away his
brain! Longfellow said Life
is real, life is earnest and the
grave is not its goal, dust thou
art to dust retumith was not
spoken of the soul.
Man-made spirits kills the
Holy spirit within you. A Ja Japanese
panese Japanese saying is First the man
takes a drink, then the drink
takes a drink, then the drink
takes the man. One drink of
beer impairs the vision and
causes slaughter on the high highways.
ways. highways.
Heathen nations hearing the
gospel, look at their poverty and
demand a close of the saloon
there. My friend in India says
they will have total abstinence
over India in 1958. Their govern government
ment government is demanding it!
I have read that America is

Writer Complains About Actions
Os UF Coach In Bowl Tourney

Over the holidays it was my
privilege to attend the Gator
Bowl Basketball Tournament
in Jacksonville. It is a well
known fact that Florida is poor poorly
ly poorly lacking in a good basket basketball
ball basketball coach but I see no need
for him proving it. In the open opening
ing opening game against Clemson he
started none other than nation
wide famous Beraie Parrish.
Poor Bemie looked like an ele elephant
phant elephant tip-toeing through a
flower garden. I understand

...Bacardi Goes to My Head


The egg nog is gone, Xmas
purchases have put many of us
in the pardon the expression)
red, the New Year bacchanals
are over, embryonic SB is" upon
us, and it is time for the predic predictions
tions predictions of El Gato (Reg. U.S. Pat.,
Off.). Not wanting to be ple plebeian,
beian, plebeian, I have discarded the usual
crystal ball in favor of a Bacar Bacardi
di Bacardi bottle, after the contents have
been poured into my mouth.
My brain is
becoming un-'
fogged, my in in-7
-7 in-7 sides are 011
fire. The
D.T.s, I mean,
the revela revelations
tions revelations begin...
In SB I pred predict
ict predict that .
In science the
Huskies will
send a cat
named Dia Diazy
zy Diazy into outer space Che will be
the first real gone cat) . Hor Horticulturists
ticulturists Horticulturists will cross tomatoes
with mat and hops and get
stewed tomatoes . Tobacco
companies will develop a cigar cigarette
ette cigarette that will absolutely free you
from any worries and call it
marijuana . General Electric
will announce that money and
not progress is their most im important
portant important product .
In sports the L. A. Dodgers
will lose 1.000 baseballs in the
smog. . 50,000 Boston fans will
spit at Ted Williams. . Flor Florence
ence Florence Chadwick will swim ar around
ound around the world in eighty days
. . Skindivers will get so nu numerous
merous numerous that the fish will call
in the National Guard .
In literature Mike Hammer
and Shell Scott will have a fight
to determine who is the tough tougher
er tougher detective. Scott will win but
lose an eye so hell then be a
private nose. . G. B. Shaw
will return to collect his royal royalties
ties royalties from My Fair Lady". .

the most drunken nation on the
face of the globe Our colleges
and universities need teach a
way of life also, the three Rs
of Righteousness, Redemption
and the power of the Resurrec Resurrection.
tion. Resurrection.
King Saud of Saudi Arabia
is setting the example for hie
country. No liquor is found on
his air base. My prayer is that
America may awaken to this
great political sin that is
devouring America, taking the
homes, divorce and affecting un unborn
born unborn children.
I fear not Russia, I fear more
that which destroys both body
and soul. If we are a strong
Christian nation, God will care
for us and we need not fear.
I recently visited the land
where Jesus was bom. I love
people. I love my country, De Democracy
mocracy Democracy and Christianity cAn cAnnot
not cAnnot be separated. Young man,
your life is before you you
will reap what you sow Sure Surely
ly Surely your education so far has
taught you that.
You are influencing others,
what a wonderful leader you
would be if you accepted Christ
and began leading others in the
right way. It does take a real
man to do it but I know you
can. Saul of the Bible thought
he was right where he perse persecuted
cuted persecuted the Christians but when
he became St. Paul and God
had showed him his sin, he
turned about, but he could never
forget his sin.
The Bible Study is the most
interesting study there is. It is
a mirror every individual and
every nation shall be judged.
How do you know God has not
called you for just such a
time as this Whither goest
Mrs. Ora Morr, l
Fruitland Park, Fls.
(Editor's note no comment
imaginable on this one).

they are trying to make Par Parrish
rish Parrish a four-sport letter man
this year but it does seem to
me that they would start the
good ball players first and use
players like Parrish after we
have built up a little lead, say
about 75 points.
Needless to say Bernie didn't
play long and did not start ijje
next night but the damage was
done and they didnt laugh too
hard at ole J. M.
O n e who likes Good

Readers Digest staff will go
crazy trying to condense James
Jonens new novel Some Came
Running .. Norman Mailer
will have his typewriter washed
out with soap by the League
of Decency. .
In show business Jayne Mans Mansfield
field Mansfield will have a picture taken
with her mouth closed. . Tal Tallulah
lulah Tallulah Bankhead will say Dah Dahling"
ling" Dahling" 8,673 times. . Walter
Winchell will do two dozen col columns
umns columns of I Love . The
coming teenage idols will h~
Rudy Valeo id Garber.
. Megaphones and black pa patent
tent patent leathers will replace switch switchblades
blades switchblades and blue suedes. . Efd
Sullivan will run out of dog and
juggling acts, so hell get King
Kong to c imb the Empire State
Building again, and have SteVe
Allen shoot him down with a
pea shooter. . new singing
group will make the scene call calling
ing calling themselves The Four Cral Crales
es Crales /crale being a mixture of
cool and crazy) ... Ed Sul Sullivan
livan Sullivan will smile twice. .
In general. . Albert and Leo
Will have a beer drinking con contest,
test, contest, and Leo will drink so much
hell explode. . What-A-Burg What-A-Burger
er What-A-Burger commercials will become cpn
temporary on the American
scene and be included in the
Humanities course. . Play Playboys
boys Playboys Playmates will be elected
to congress.
* *
So, fellow sufferers, there you.
have it. Don't, for a moment,
think that this was written in
haste, for I am a student of
current affairs, and quite ob observant
servant observant of the world scene. Al Altho
tho Altho Im only taking 108 hours
this semester, I still find time
to read Photoplay, Juicy Detec Detective,
tive, Detective, Mad, and many of the
other astute periodicals. Togeth Together
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you, MOUSE.

Tht Florida Alligator, Friday, Jon. 10,1958


A little less than two years ago, the National Collegiate Ath Athletic
letic Athletic Association put the University of Florida and five other schools
on two-year probation for violation of the controversial Dartmouth
Amendment to the NCAA Code.

Florida head coach and athletic
director Bob Woodruff and alumni
and friends of the Universitys in intercollegiate
tercollegiate intercollegiate sports programs had
been providing expense money for
prospective high school athletes
on their visits to the University
According to the Dart mouth
Amendment, no expense money
may be granted to a non-Univer non-University
sity non-University student.
Woodruff and his staff had be believed
lieved believed that, although the Univer University
sity University itself could not subsidize the
prospective students, alumni
would be able to give the ath athletes
letes athletes money to visit Gainesville
and look at the University.
In the Alligator of May i, 1956,
days after the probation had been
leveled on the University, Profes Professor
sor Professor Henry B. Constans, chairman
of the faculty athletic committee,
noted that Ooach Woodruff knew
that athletic association funds
could not be used for transporta transportation
tion transportation of student athletes; however,
he thought it was permissible to
have alumni and friends of the
University provide such trans transportation.
portation. transportation.
The infraction for which the
University of Florida is now be being
ing being penalized grew out of a mis misunderstanding
understanding misunderstanding of the results of
a meeting of athletic directors and
head football coaches of the South Southeastern
eastern Southeastern Conference held several
years ago Constans continued.
Probation Hit Nine
The clamping on of the proba probationary
tionary probationary status on the University
robbed the 1956 Florida baseball
team, coached by Dave Fuller, of
an opportunity to go to the NCAA
championships and bring back the
national title. At the time of the
probation, the Gator nine had al already
ready already won the SECs Eastern di division
vision division title, and was scheduled to
meet Mississippi for the confer conference
ence conference title and the right to go to
the national meet.
Incidentally, the Gators swept
through the first two games of the
two-out-of-three competition, and
earned the SEC crown. Mississip Mississippi,
pi, Mississippi, however, went to the national
meet and advanced all the way to
the semi-finals, before bowing out.
Speculation ran high at the time
as to whether Florida, which had
swamped the Rebel diamond
squad, could have gone to the
finals and captured the title,
Whether the Gators Could have'
won the championship is, today,
a moot question, because, in the
words of Omar Khayam, The
moving finger writes, and having
written, passes on.)
NCAA Blind
The real point is the utter re reluctance
luctance reluctance of the NCAA and the
Amateur Athletic Union (AAU)
to recognize the facts. Athletics,
particularly collegiate athletics,

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NCAA Probations
Are Both Inane
And Ridiculous
Alligator Sports Editor

Is no longer confined to the
simon-pures. With the extensive
recruiting and subsidization of
players, particularly among the
nations colleges, we cannot see
why the NCAA persists in rely relying
ing relying on an archaic and obsolete
code of conduct that is avoided
at every turn, violated when it is
thought that it can be, and plain plainly
ly plainly circumvented, in spirit, if not
in the letter of the code.
Gentlemen, why not call a spade
a spade? College football (and
basketball is some areas) is at
best conducted today on a semi semiprofessional
professional semiprofessional basis. Players have
scholarships offering and supply supplying
ing supplying the equivalent of more than
SIOOO per year for each student,
as well as extra help in studies
by means of tutors, extra jobs,
and other forms of subsidization.
This is not intended as a blast
in any form at collegiate or other
types of amateur athletics. To Today,
day, Today, with the great emphasis plac placed
ed placed on putting out a winning
team, the practices which are in
general and accepted use are ne necessary
cessary necessary and, in a limited sense,
proper. Alumni, and even stu students
dents students and members of University
administrations are interested in
lifting the prestige of academic in*
stitutions by many meansinclud meansincluding
ing meansincluding winning on the gridiron.
We cant' see anything wrong
with thiscollege football and
basketball are just another form
of entertainment, and of raising
funds needed for the geheral wel welfare
fare welfare of students at the institu institutions
tions institutions affected.
Other Schools Effected
The University of Florida is not
the only institution thus effected.
Auburn, another member of the
Southeastern Conference, had
the gates shut on it for similar
reasons. North Carolina State, in
the now-infamous Jackie Moreland
incident, was slapped because it
got caught doing just what its
sister colleges and universities had
been doing for sometime, and
have continued to do.
The NCAA Code, while express expressing
ing expressing a pious hope that all will
be sweet and pure and good in
the field of intercollegiate athle athletics,
tics, athletics, ignores the facts of life.
What the colleges of the nation
tided is a realistic outlook from
the top right (Mi down.
As we see it, the entire NCAA
code as it now exists ought to be
abandoned. Perhaps some more
realistic limitations ought to be
enforcedbut, please, gentlemen,
no more of this wishy-washy, half halfand-half
and-half halfand-half business. Recognize col collegiate
legiate collegiate athletics for what they are,
and not what you might like them
to be.

Page 5

Frosh Five
To Battle
Chipola JC
Gator Sports Writer
Floridas freshman basketball
squad, after a three week lay layoff,
off, layoff, swings back into action to tomorrow
morrow tomorrow night meeting the per perrennial
rennial perrennial power of the Southeastern
Junior College Conference,
Chipola J. C., at the Gator gym.
Coach Jim McCachren is ex expecting
pecting expecting a tough game from the
North Florida school, which an annually
nually annually sends one or two players
to top basketball schools. Chip Chipolas
olas Chipolas strength is illustrated ty
the fact that two of last years
starters are now first string on
the Florida State University five.
Lou Merchant, who was the
Baby Gators high point man
against the Miami frosh, steady
performer Bobby Shiver, and
high scoring Frank Ethredge will
lead the McCachrenmen against
Chipola in hopes of improving
on their 7-2 record.
Following the Chipola contest,
the Baby Gators play a three
game slate before exam time and
then layoff until Febrauary 11th.
The first contest is a Monday
night affair against the local
Phillips 66 Oilers. The Oilers in include
clude include D. L. Miller, a former star
on the big Phillips five, Chuck
Carroll, ex-Florida frosh eager,
and two former Portland State
Teachers College players.
The frosh then entertain the
Miami yearlings on Thursday
night, January 16. Coach Mc-
Cachren said We hope to get
In order to avenge a 78-70 de defeat
feat defeat at the hands of the Canes,
the Baby Gators will have to
stop shooting wizard Chuck
Godfrey. Godfrey poured 44
points through the hoop to per personally
sonally personally accounted for the Miami
The frosh will round out their
first semester schedule with a
visit to the Jacksonville Naval
Air Station next Friday night.
The NAS squad played the vars varsity
ity varsity in the seasons opening game.
(Editors note: Mural Dateline
will be a regular feature in the
Alligator for the remainder of
the year. The purpose of this
column is to give Florida stu students
dents students a view of what is hap happening
pening happening on Intramurals on oth-.
er campuses around the coun country.)
try.) country.)
Student Pit volleyball differs
from ordinary volleyball only in
that it is played in the handball
pits rather than in the open court.
This makes the game much faster
and requires greater speed and
agility than does regular bolley bolleyball.
ball. bolleyball.
Marathon volleyball requires
that a team play continuously un until
til until it is defeated. The league is
over in one night and is one of
the most trying tests of endur endurance
ance endurance in Intramural competition.
SYRACUSE, N. Y. (Syracuse Dai Daily
ly Daily Orange) Coach Paul Romeo
of the Syracuse gymnastic team
has been appointed to an i eight
year term on the national Olym Olympic
pic Olympic Committee. Romeo is a mem member
ber member of the sub-committee on gam games
es games and rules for gymnastics.
One member of the committee
will be appointed to coach the
United States matmen at the 1959
an American Games and the
1960 Olympics.

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Gator squad. Hie *B" native of Lynnbrook, New York, is one of
the major factors in the Orange and Blues creditable 7-2 record
this year.


Three Teams Lead
Loop Cage Standing

Mississippi State, Tulane, and
Kentucky set the pace as South Southeastern
eastern Southeastern Conference basket ball
moved into full swing this week,
with all teams seeing their open opening
ing opening conference action.
The undefeated Maroons, led
by giant center Bailey Howell,
garnered ten first-place votes in
this weeks Associated Press poll,
and were voted into the fifth
spot, behind West Virginia,
Kansas, North Carolina, and
Kansas State. Hie Mississippi
State squad has racked up eleven
successive victories over rugged
opposition, including two SEC
Adolph Rupps perenially-po perenially-potent
tent perenially-potent Kentucky Wildcats, their
hopes of gaining top national
ranking marred by three early earlyseason
season earlyseason losses, seem to be back
on the winning track again, hav having
ing having won their last three gamea
handily. The Cats, seeking an
unprecedented 19th SEC cage
title, have topped Georgia Tech
and Vanderbilt in their only SEC
games to date.
The high-scoring duo of guard
Vernon Hatton and forward
Johnny Cox, along with the fine
defensive play and rebounding
of six foot, seven inch center Ed
Beck are expected to keep Ken Kentucky

Foil Judo Tournament Big Success:
'Participation Good', Says Coach

The Fall Judo tournament was
held in the Florida Gym prior to
the Christmas vacation, and par participation
ticipation participation was better than expect expected
ed expected according to R. H. Reisinger,
advisor for the Florida Judo Club.
Nelson Guyer showed excellent
form as he took honors in the
beginners division. Guyer bame to
the University from Los Angeles
and is rated one of the finest
wrestlers on campus.
In the advanced division A1 Al Albury
bury Albury and Ramar Tejeira ended
in a deadlock for the first place
berth. Both Albury and Tejeira

tucky Kentucky in the thick of the con conference
ference conference hardwood race.
Tulane, undefeated on their
home court this year, has defeat defeated
ed defeated two SEC opponents thus far
this season. The Greenies have
not fared as well on foreign
soil, losing four games, all to
non-conference opponents.
Pressing the leaders is Ten Tennessee,
nessee, Tennessee, led by captain Leon
Ammerman, with a 1-0 record.
Further down the list come Au Auburn
burn Auburn and Alabama, even with one
win each, against a single loss,
Floridas Gators, (1-2), and Geor Georgia
gia Georgia Tech (0-1). Trailing the pack
with two defeats are Vanderbilt,
Mississippi, and LSU.

SEC Standings

Miss State 2 0 1.000
Kentucky 2 0 1.000
Tulane 2 0 1.000
Tennessee 1 0 1.000
Georgia '*'2 1 .667
Auburn 11 .500
Alabama 11 .500
Florida 1 2 -.333
Ga. Tech 0 1 .000
Vanderbilt 0 2 .000
Miss. 0 2 .000
LSU 0 2 .000

are seniors and have competed
in Judo tournaments for the past
four years. The two winners each
took first places in previous ma matches.
tches. matches. Albury in the fall of 1956
and Tejeira won the spring match
in 1957.
Other entrants in the tourna tournament
ment tournament were Thomas Brice, John
Popel, W. C. Plumstead, William
Smith, and Eugene Sanders.
Off-Campus Loop
Is Led By BSU
Baptist Student Union came
from behind to capture the final
two trophies of the semester and
take the Off-Campus league lead,
edging out Cooperative Living Or Organization
ganization Organization 503-495 as the league
closes operations until after the
semester break.
BSU captured the volleyball
and bowling crowns to add to
their basketball title won earlier
in the semester. Bowling was by
far the most thrilling and heart heartbreaking
breaking heartbreaking tournament. The Bap Baptists
tists Baptists edged C.L.O. by one point
1348-1347 in the final round. The
victory gave them a slight edge
in the standing, as it enabled 8.-
S.U. to pick up 120 hard earned
B.S.U. and C.L.O. tangled in the
volleyball finals, and again the
trophy went to the Baptists in a
hard fought contest: 10-15, 15-11,
15-10. The victors gained another
150 points while C.L.O. picked up
130. Kappa Psi, which was defeat defeated
ed defeated in the bracket finals by B.S.U.
garnered 130 markers for its ef efforts.
forts. efforts.
The basketball trophy was also
won by B. S. U. boys as they
edged a determined C.L.O. squad
28-26 in overtime. The tournament
victory was worth 150 more points
to B.S.U. as it defeated four foes
including perennial powerhouse
Georgia Seagle.
The fourth trophy was awarded
to Georgia Seagle for their convin convincing
cing convincing track victory. Seagle captur captured
ed captured four first places for a grand
total of 65 points to edge C.L.O C.L.O-which
which C.L.O-which earned 60. B.S.U. was a dis distant
tant distant third with 22 markers.

Gators Meet Plainsmen
In First SEC Home Jilt

The Auburn Tigers and Alabama Crimson Tide move into Florida Gymnasium for Saturday and
Monday night games this weekend, and they are expected to provide the roughest opposition the Gators
have faced this season.

Both the Tigers and the Tide
were considered by many to be
prime challengers for the South Southeastern
eastern Southeastern Conference cage -itle
now heeld by perennial champs
Auburn, fresh from a 71-51
lacing of the Mississippi Rebels
Monday night, retains much of
its 1956-57 team. wiUch finished
sixth in the SEC and compiled
an overall 13-8 record, including
two victories over Florida.
The Tigers build their offense
around three outstanding juniors:
Rex Frederick, Jimmy Lee, and
Henry Hart. Height is added by
6-7 Bill McGriff, a senior, and
sophs Bill Gregory (6-8) and
Manley Johnson (6-5).
Frederick and Lee scored 21
points apiece in the victory over
Ole Miss, and Frederick pulled
down 22 of the teams 51 re rebounds.
bounds. rebounds.
Alabama, which lost to all-con all-conquering
quering all-conquering Mississippi State and
Bailey Howell, 46-42, in a ball ballcontrol
control ballcontrol game Monday night,
boasts such outstanding stars as
all-SEC guard Jack Kubiszyn
and 6-6 center Jim Fulmer.
Added to this imposing duo
are such stars as Tom Crosby,
Gene Beard, Dick Gratton, E. B.
Hamner, and Lenny Kaplan.
These seven lettermen give Dr.
Eugene Lambert a well-rounded
crew which is on its way to a
marked improvement over its
15-11 rebuilding season of last
year. The Tide meets the Geor Georgia
gia Georgia Bulldogs in Athens Saturday
night before invading Gatorland.
More than doubling his 12
point output against Tulane,
captain Joe Hobbs bucketed 28
markers in leading Florida to an
81-57 win over the hapless Bayou
Bengals of LSU in New Orleans
Monday night.
It was the first conference vic victory
tory victory of the season for the im improving
proving improving Gators, and it brought
their overall regular season mark
to 7-2.
Also hitting in double figures
for Florida were center Jim Zinn
with 14 and guard Charlie Pike

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with 12. High for the Beng&ls
was Don Merle with 16.
LSU kept it close in the first
half, holding the locals to a 41-
36 margin: however, the Tigers
fell completely apart in the sec second
ond second half, scoring but 21 points
while Florida notched 40.
Hobbs 28 points raised his

Fletcher K Kots Hold Lead
In Dorm-Independent Play

Gator Sports Writer
The Fletcher K Kats lead the
Dorm Independent league with 479
points which is 55 points better
then International Student Organi Organization,
zation, Organization, who up until bowling dom dominated
inated dominated the league. The third,
fourth and fifth place positions
are held by Flavet n, 280 points;
A.X.S., 256 points; and Flavet HI,
250 points respectively.
Basketball play was completely
dominated by 1.5.0. Their fast
break and accurate shooting was
just too much for the other teams
and was good enough to give them
an undefeated season. 1.5.0. was
lead by their captain and play playmaker
maker playmaker De Los Reyes who scored
80 points during the regular sea season.
son. season. Behind 1.5.0. was Flavet II
which lost only to* 1.5.0, 30-25.
Following basketball was track,
with 1.5.0. taking another crown.
This time they were hard pressed
by Fletcher K Kats all through
ttfe meet but managed to win by
a slim nine point margin. The
outstanding men on the team were
Gomez, Rodrigues, and De Los
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seasons average to 20.9 per
game, having scored 188 in the
nine regular-season contests.
However the team continued its
dismal showing at the foul line,
hitting only 23 out of 37 attempts.
Hobbs and Pike did show up weil
here though, hitting 6 of 7 and
4 of 5 respectively.

two more to go, it looked as if
I. S. O. would completely run
away from the other competition,
but the composure of the league
changed considerably as the K
Kats and Flavet in battled it out
for the first place trophy in volley volleyball.
ball. volleyball. In the first game the K Kats
got off to a fast start winning it
15-9. The second game found Fla Flavet
vet Flavet HI making a terrific come comeback
back comeback winning 15-10. The third and
final game was a see-saw battle
all the way but in the end it was
Flavet 111 on top 15-13, enough for
the first place berth.
Even though 1.5.0. won two first
place trophys they held only a
slight lead over the Fletcher K
Kats, who up to this time cap captured
tured captured two second places. Going
into the bowling tourney 1.5.0. led
by only 25 points and a first place
victory by either team assured it
a first place standing for the Fall
semester sports.
1.5.0. lost their first two games
to the Blazing Kids and Dorm O
finding themselves in second place
55 points behind the K Kats who
went on to win the sport after
beating Dorm O in the finals by
200 pins.

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The Florida Alligator, Friday, Jen. 10,1958

Mural Roundup-

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Alligator Intramural* Editor
Intramural activity at this trme ot year closely resembles the
controversial Vanguard rocket . nothing happens. The past semes semester
ter semester has been full of some of the finest moments in Mural history,
and the coming semester seems to hold a great deal more of the
same as the time comes for the annual presentation of the Presi Presidents
dents Presidents Trophy to the winning teams in various leagues.

Crystal Ball
Looking ahead to the coming
semester the crystal ball becomes
hazy and a little mixed up, but
Id like to set a first for once in
my career and this seems the
ideal place to do it. Here come
the picks for the winners of all
the sports second semester, and
how many times I will have to
eat the next few inches I can
well imagine.
Tau Epsilon Phi Chi Phi
Sigma Nu Pi Kappa Phi
Sigma Nu Phi Kappa Tau
SAE Lambda Chi
Sigma Phi Epsilon Theta Chi
Delta Tail Delta Phi Kappa Tau
Phi Delt Lambda Chi Alpha
Nu; Blue-Phi Kappa Tau
Sigma Nu dominates the Orange
League after starting out with
the first four trophies. Phi Kap Kappa
pa Kappa Tau is holding a slim 26 point
lead in Blue activity with Theta
Chi right on its heals. The Off Offcampus
campus Offcampus League finds Baptist
Student Union 8 points ahead of
the Cooperative Living Organiza Organization
tion Organization while the Fletcher K Kats
have fought to a 55 point margin
over second place S. 0. in the
Dorm Independent League. The
Sorority League places in the
number one slot.
Looking Ahead
Mural activity is over for the
semester now, and fraternities will
Vie in Bowling as the second
half of the school year begins in
February. Dorm-Independent men
will take to the gridiron for their

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At Halfway Mark
A Look Ahead,
A Backward Glance

initial sport of the SB half of the
year, while the Off-Campus lea league
gue league sets its sights on Volley Volleyball.
ball. Volleyball.
Phi Delta Theta took last years
Bowling crown in the Orange lea league
gue league as it downed Tau Epsilon Phi
in a tight finals match. The Phi
Delta will be seeking the trophy
again this year and will need the
win to close the 102 point gap set
by league-leading Sigma Nn.
Blue loop bowling will find
Pi Kappa Phi seeking its second
trophy in as many years as the
Pi Kaps tiy to climb the lad ladder
der ladder out of their current fifth place.
Handball will take the spotlight
later in the second semester and
Sigma Nu will be seeking a re repeat
peat repeat of last years performance to
keep a tight reign on the num number
ber number one slot. Phi Delta Theta will
field one of its strongest teams and
could go all the way this year.
Pi Kappa Phi won the Blue
handball title last year, and
being a second semester power
could cause a lot Os trouble for
current league leaders.
Basketball will find strong teams
all over the campus as Sigma Nu
returns most of the championship
squad from last year. Delta Tau
Delta and Tau Epsilon Phi will
also have returning veterans to
bolster their hopes for the cage
Close Races Loom
Theta Chi appears the team to
beat this year in the Blue league
hardwood action. The team show showed
ed showed well last season and returns
most of the squad.
Swimming will nave a new
complection this year in both
leagues as many frosh swim swimmers
mers swimmers have been pledged by all
houses. Beta Theta Pi took Blue
honors last year but has since
moved to the Orange league and
could be the team to beat. Lamb Lambda
da Lambda Chi Alpha took second place
honors last season and could find
the way to a swim crown this
time. The Orange league appears
a toss-up.
Sigma Chi appears to be i A the
best shape in the Golf race for
this years tourney. Last year
the team showed well and most
score were par or below. Sigma
Phi .Epsilon could prove the hot hotest
est hotest competition that the Sigma
Chis face. Theta Chi and Phi
Kappa Tau battled it out for the
golf crown last year with Theta
Chi finishing a few stroke behind
for the win. This year the Phi
Taus might need that one tro trophy
phy trophy for the big cup.
The Mural year will round out
the year with softball and
the fastest league ever is ex expected.
pected. expected. Blue honors went to Lamb Lambda
da Lambda Chi Alpha last year and Phi
Tau showed well in the finals. This
year the pitchers could tell the
story, and where they come from
I dont know.
Orange softball will be played
in the three team brackets for the
second time and a good draw can
make or break any team. Pitch Pitching
ing Pitching again tells the story in the
test league with Phi Delt look looking
ing looking for those win points again.

Sigma Nu, Phi Tau Lead Greeks As Half Ends

Phi Delta Theta,
Kappa Sig Trail
In Orange Loop
Gator Sports Writer
Sigma Nu jumped off to an
early lead by coping four con consecutive
secutive consecutive trophies and holding on
to maintain a big lead over
challengers Phi Delta Theta,
Kappa Sigma, Tau Epsilon Phi
and Sigma Alpha Epsilon at the
halfway mark of the Intramural
The Snakes won handily in wa water
ter water basketball, flag football,
shuffleboard, and track and
placed high in tennis.
Sigma Nu defeated Kappa Sig Sigma
ma Sigma 17-1 in the water basketball
finals behind a twelve point
surge by Tom Hawkins. Kappa
Sig had previously ousted de defending
fending defending champion Tau Epsilon
Phi 5-4 behind a clutch basket
by Charley Schaumberg.
The Snakes continued their
winning ways in shuffleboari
downing Sigma Alpha Epsilon,
Beta Theta Pi, Kappa Alpha,
and finalist Phi Delta Theta. In
the finals, Sigma Nu edged the
Blue 3-2 as the doubles duo of
Bob ODare and Tom Clark
edged Phi Delts Tommy Law Lawrence
rence Lawrence and Charlie Houk 21-50,
52-45, 53-16 in a three hour ma marathon.
rathon. marathon. Staady Bill Knapp, a
consistant winner for the Snakes,
and Larry Stagg also recorded
wins while Bob Jackson and the
doubles unit of Warren Tedder
and Herb Andrews were victori victorious
ous victorious for the Blue.
The Snakes, belying their nick nickname,
name, nickname, raced to victory in the
Orange track meet behind the
flying feet of Jim Carlin and the
discus tossing of George Dykes,
as they racked up 53 points to
outdistance runnerup Phi Delta
Highlights of the meet were
the shot put by Dick Meadows
of SAE, the 220 yard dash by
Harry Lee Allan of Phi Delt,
and the 60 yard dash by Sigma
Nus frosh sprinter Jim Carlin.
All-Campus selections Bobby
Barnes, Dick Korbly, and Tom
Pfleger paced the Snakes to a
surprising win in the flag-foot flag-football
ball flag-football trophy race. The Snakes
downed Alpha Tau Omega 18-
0 as Tom Hawkins, Bobby Barnes,
and Tom Pfleger played the
hero roles. Three extra point
passes by the able Barnes spell spelled
ed spelled the difference in the Sigma
Nu-Phi Delt clash as the Snakes
came out on top 21-18. Korbly
and Pfleger joined Barnes in
the starring roles. All-Campus
Don Webb and Danny Doyle were
the Blue sparkplugs.
One of the most exciting games
followed as Pi Lambda Phi,
dreaming of an upset had the
Snakes reeling under a second
half offensive burst before suc succumbing
cumbing succumbing 26-19. Dick Toister put
on a great passing exhibition
for the losers as they came from
a thirteen point deficit to make
a battle out of it.
Kappa Sigma won the right to
face the Snakes in the finals by
upsetting defending flag-football
champs Sigma Alpha Epsilon 6-
0. A great defense which kept
all-campus Dick McCotters re receivers
ceivers receivers well covered, and the de determined
termined determined play of another all allcampus
campus allcampus selection, Buddiy Hus Husband,
band, Husband, proved the difference.
Kappa Sigma and Sigma Nu
battled it out on even terms for
a half and then the great play
of Tom Pfleger enabled the
Snakes to come from behind to
insure a 25-31 victory. Pfleger

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Water basketball, football, shuffleboard, tennis, basketball, and table tennis have all played a part in the first half of tills years In Intramural
tramural Intramural program. Sororities, fraternities, dorms, independents, and religious groups entered teams in all of the sports sponsored by the
Intramural Department. The Presidents trophy (center above) Is the object of all participating groups in the Mural System. (Composite
by Frye).

made a brilliant catch of a de deflected
flected deflected ball for a heartbreaking
touchdown. The shifty end-half end-halfback
back end-halfback was a consistant gainer on
passes from Bobby Barnes and
a proven defender. Barnes also
tallied for the Snakes and Dick
Korbly and Tom Hawkins prov proved
ed proved to be invaluable defensively.
Bubba Williams and Russ Maxey
were the Kappa Sig stars.
Phi Delta Theta, the table ten tennis
nis tennis champs, gained the final
round by downing Kappa Sigma,
Tau Epsilon Phi, and Sigma Al Alpha
pha Alpha Epsilon. The Blue were led
into the final round by its ace
Dick Leslie. In the finals, Phi
Delt swept to an impressive 3-1
victory as Leslie slammed Larry
Jaffe into submission 21-16, 21-17,
21-17; .Charlie Henderson upset
Larry Pames 16-21, 21-17, 21-17,
21-18; and Charlie Houk defeat defeated
ed defeated Steve Quartin 21-18, 12-21, 21-
14, 21-11. Dick Toister was Pi
Lams only winner.
Phi Delta Theta also captured
the Orange League tennis tro trophy
phy trophy defeating Tau Epsilon Phi
3-1 in the finals. The Blue gain gained
ed gained the coveted cup by soundly
defeating Beta Theta Pi, Sigma
Phi Epsilon and Alpha Tau
Omega, besides edging Tau Ep Epsilon
silon Epsilon Phi in the payoff match.
Phi Delt, paced by its unde undefeated
feated undefeated ace, Oir, and a clutch
doubles team defeated the game
TEPs in an uphill battle. Kas KaskelTs
kelTs KaskelTs victory put the lavendar and
white ahead but Oirs win even evened
ed evened things up. The Blue doubles
unit of Minardi and Wright came
through for a solid victory and
the Blue led 2-1. However, Joel
Moss of TEP, was leading in
his singles match and the doub doubles
les doubles were neck and neck. The
Phi Delt team of Jackson and
Houk managed to take a 2-1
split decision to climax the tour tournament
nament tournament and the mural activity
for the first semester.

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Tension, Concentration, and Determination Make a Winning Team

Mural Standings

1. Sigma Nu 710
2. Phi Delta Theta 608
3. Kappa Sigma 472
4. Tau Epsilon Phi 422
4. Sigma Alpha Epsilon 422
6. Delta Tau Delta 404
7. Sigma Phi Epsilon 402
8. Pi Lambda Phi 390
9. Kappa Alpha 366
10. Pi Kappa Alpha 365
11. Beta Theta Pi 347
12. Sigma Chi 345
13. Alpha Tau Omega 337
1. Phi Kappa Tau 636
2. Theta Chi 610
3. Chi Phi 573
4. Phi Gamma Deita 448
5. Pi Kappa Phi 432
6. Alpha Epsilon Pi 395
7. Lambda Chi Alpha 385
8. Delta Chi 384
9. Alpha Gaiwia Rho 310
10. Tau Kappa Epsilon 290
11. Delta igma Pi 260
12. Phi Sigma Kappa 250
13. Delta Upsilon 200
1. B. S. U. 503
2. C. L. O. 495
3. Georgia Seagle 380
4. Kappa Psi 290
5. Westminster 240
6. Newman 198
7. Hillel 185
8. Canterbury 120
9. Wesley 2
1. Fletcher K. Kats 479
2. I. S. O. 424
3. Flavet II 280
4. A. X. S. 256
5. Flavet HI 250
6. Cavaliers 247

7. Fledds 240
8. South 4 200
9. Dorm R 189
10 S. C. B. A. 173
11. Murphree Frying Ls 162
12. Grove Anne 151
13. Dorm O 145
14. North 1 & 2 141
15. Olympian Club 140
16. Dorm J 138
17. Tolbert 2 IZ4
18. Tolbert IH 109
19. Weaver 1 & Gr. 107
20. Blazing Kids 106
21. Seabees 104
22. Dorm L. 100
23. Dorm N Saints 84
23. Fletcher L 84
23. Weaver HI 84
23. Tolbert 5 84
27. Fletcher J 72
28. North 4 67
29. South 1 67
30. North 3 67
31. Weaver 4 67!
32. Buekman 57,
33. Fletcher O 571
34. Dorm O 56
35. Tolbert 1 & Gr. 50
36. Dorm M 47
37. Grove Animals 37;

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Feb. 12 Bowling
Feb. 26 Basketball
Mar. IT j. Volleyball
Apr. 1 Handball
Apr. 14 Softball
Apr. 28 Golf
May 5 Swimming
May 15 Intramural Bar-B-Cue

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Blue Race Tight
With Chi Phi,
Theta Chi Close
Gator Sports Writer
The Blue League Intramural
slate ended for the fall semester
as Chi Phi copped the tennis title
in the final event of the semes semester
ter semester just prior to the holidays. The
concession of the first half of the
years murals found Phi Kappa
Tau leading the league in point
standings. Theta Chi followed a
close second.
Theta Chi, though yielding to
Phi Kappa Tau in the latter
sports, jumped to an early lead
in the league standings as they
took the water basketball crown
in this years first sport. The The Theta
ta Theta Chis defeated Lambda Chi Al Alpha
pha Alpha in the finals of this the tirst
sport. In a comeback victory,
Theta Chi trailed 5-11 at the half,
held the Lambda Chis scoreless
in the second period, and scored
ten themselves for the title.
In the second sport Phi Tau
began to push the Theta Chi*
for the lead as they proved quite
able on the shuffleboard courts.
Phi Tau and Chi Phi pitted in
the shuffelboard finals found the
Phi Taus an easy winner 8-1.
Theta Chi literally ran away
with the track title and thus re retained
tained retained the league lead. The win winners
ners winners massed 57 points followed
by Phi Kappa Tau, 41; Pi Kappa
Phi, 29; and Chi Phi 21.
Flag football proved to be the
Theta Chi down fall as they were
unable to even win their bracket.
The Chi Phis, behind the able
Harry Albrecht became the cham champions
pions champions in this sport as they de defeated
feated defeated the Chi Phi's in their brac bracket,
ket, bracket, downed Pi Kappa Phi in the
plays-offs, and over ran Phi Kap Kappa
pa Kappa Tau in the finals.
Alpha Eplison Pi made its de debut
but debut in the fifth sport capturing,
the table tennis crown. Again
Phi Kappa Tau was a finalist,
but the AEPis proved too strong
capturing the championship by a
score of 3-1.
In the seasons finale Chi Phi
defeated Phi Gamma Delta for
the tennis trophy.
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