The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current, October 05, 1947, Image 1
Hmskers Bow to Gophers latin SWnraBkan Vol. 48 No. 13 LINCOLN 8, NEBRASKA Sunday, October 5, 1947 Elect Young As Queen of Ag Formal Wagon Wheels Theme of Ball Against a backdrop of wide open prairies, Bernice Young, Bea rice, was presented as Queen of the Farmer s Formal Friday night Flanked by her attendants Miss Young stepped into the spotlight to be crowned by Robert Scheve, master of ceremonies for the even ing. Attendants were: Pat Crown over, Sargent; Marianne Srb, Dwight; Beth Norenberg, Ithaca; Sue Fishwood, Dawson; LaRayne Steyer Wahlstrom, Exeter, and Ruth Peters, West Point. Miss Young is a senior majoring in Home Economics. Possessing a scholastic average of above 90 for her first three years in school, she is a member of the two top schol astic honoraries in Home Econom ics, heads the YWCA on Ag cam pus, member of Mortar Boards, past president of Alpha Lambda Delta, member of Home Ec Club, and Student Faculty council and vice president of Chi Omega. She was also announced Friday as the recipient of the $300 Borden Home Economics Award for 1947 48 for having the highest scholastic average among home economics seniors at the University of Ne braska. Pigskin Eludes Samuelson tflUV ' Following the "Wagon Wheels" theme of the ball, the stage was set in western style. Rail fences sur rounded the miniature covered wagon and a realistic campfire glowed in the background. Before the ceremony a men's quartet com posed of Neal Baxter, Tom Chil vers, Don Kellogg and Stanley Lambert sang "Tumbling Tnmble weeds" to add to the atmosphere. The dance floor was also ap propriately decorated with tree branches and a fitting center piece of a huge cornshock sur- rounded by baled hay seats. Cou ples entered the dance floor through portals of the same bales. The dance was the most suc cessful in many years as approxi mately 250 couples in rural garb danced to the music of Morton Wells and his "cowboys for a night." Federalists Favor Marshall Proposal At the first business meeting of the school year, the Nebraska chapter of the United World -Federalists went on record Thursday night as favoring the present Mar shall proposal for limitation of the veto power in the U.N. Plans were made for a meeting next week and a membership drive for an Adult chapter on the campus. Notice to Veterans Veterans who have not yet filed a proof of their marriage with the Veterans Administra tion, should do so at once in or der to receive the additional subsistence allowed to veterans with dependents. This will ap ply to veterans who were on single status last school year, but have married since then; and also to married veterans who are making use of their ed ucational benefits under the G. I. Bill of Rights or the Voca tional Rehabilitation Act for the first time. More detailed information and also the government application form may be obtained at the of fice of the Veterans Adminis tration Board, 101 Mechanic Arts Hall. Veterans who have already filed this form together with a certified copy of Public Record of Marriage need not do so again. J. P. Colbert, Director. Veterans Consultation Board. S V - P if Damkroger,Wicgand Spark Scarlet's Second Half Rally BY RALPH STEWART. A gallant two-touchdown rally bv an inspired Nebraska eleven failed to halt the Golden Gophers from Minnesota as the Huskers fell before the Norsemen's power Saturday tuienioon ai memorial csiaaium oy a zti-rs count. Sparked by the brilliant pass catchin? of serond-tmm end, Ralph Damkroger, the Huskers eame back after a dis mal first half showing to chalk up two rapid touchdowns before the reserve depth ofthe Gophers Paid dividends in the form of two clinching markers against a tiring Husker I crew. Courtesy Sunday Journal and Star. HUSKER PASS FAILS Nebraska end Carl Samuelson (55) turns too late to grab Del Wiegand's pass which bounded away from the burly end s fingertips. The action occurred in the third quar ter as the Cornhuskers drove for their first touchdown. End Ralph Damkroger (21) begins a leap for the ball while Minne sota defenders Warren Besen (22), Dick Anonsen (6) and Ev Faunce (number obscured) gather round. Lincoln City Symphony Opens Sales Student tickets for the Lincoln Symphony Orchestra's 21st season will be on sale through Thursday at the school of music office. The symphony asosciation's program is the only local concert series offereing a special rate to stu dents, announced Mrs. Samuel Waugh, association president. Rudolph Fellner, Viennese-born pupil of Conductor Felix Wein gartner, has been engaged to di rect the orchestra. Only season tickets will be sold both to students and general pub lie. No single admissions will be available for any of the six con certs. Purchase of season tickets carries automatic membership in the symphony association. Stu dent rate including taxes is $5, regular price $9. Opera Recitalists. Recital guests are baritone Robert Merrill, who will open the season Oct. 21. and the Bra zilian soprano Bidu Sayao who has starred at the Metropolitan opera ever since Toscanini intro duced her here in 1936. Miss Sayao (pronounced sigh-yow) who will sing Nov. 25, appears regularly in ten leading roles ranging from Mimi in "Lo Bo heme" to Zarlina in "Don Gio vani." Merrill, now a fellow star at the Met. once performed in a summer circuit with two other unknowns, Danny Kaye and Red Skelton! Performing with the orchestra later in the season are pianist Rudolf Firkusny, Czechoslovakian musician chiefly credited with popularity of his homeland's mu sic through his introduction of litle-known compositions of Sme tana, Dvorak and Janacek, plays here Febr. 3. Firkusny has only recently returned from touring Europe, where he was a feature attraction at the Prague Inter national Music Festival. Violinist Visits. Second of the solosits to appear with the orchestra is violinist Joseph Fuchs, for 13 years con certmaster of the Cleveland Sym phony Orchestra, Visiting per formers with the Cleveland or chestra persuaded Fuchs five years ago that he should enter the concert field himself. Since then, he has soloed with major or chestras of Europe as well as America. Fellner will conduct the or chestra in two other concerts, one presenting winners of the sym phony association's annual audi tions. Nu-Mcds Hear Medical Dean Pub Board Authorizes Magazine A new student magazine, as yet without name or staff, was au thorized by the Publications Board at their meeting Saturday morning. The magazine will be published six times a year. A suggestion by Joan Fank- houser and Skip Stahl was re sponsible for the action by the Pub board. Dr. W. F. Swindler, director of the school of journal- ism and head of the board, an nounced that applications for the positions of editor, business man ager, two assistant editors and two assistant business managers will be accepted in University Hall before next Saturday, when the Pub board will again meet. At the same meeting, the board voted Jerry Johnson a new man opine riitnr df ihf 19411 Porn uean Harold juem, dean or husker. A vacancy was created me college or Medicine, will be when Harold Smith, who was the principal speaker at the first elected to the post last spring meeting of Nu-Meds, 7:30 p. m. leV return. to 8ch1 Tthis 0 if foil Wartino A r Hnrcnn onH Tnrn Wednesday, Oct. 8, in Room 315, McArthur occupy the other two union. managing editorshiDs 11 . . . . . . A Dean Lueth, porfessor of medi- Lu'"nanes "emmingsen was voiea cine and superintendent of the nV u ,eiy , J : University hospital in Omaha, will Daily Nebraskan, replacing Tot address the group on the topic Ue Flddock. wno. lask '.eek J'as 4Hui. u Dr-iu,)ii ctrimi, 'i namea news eanor. miss ria- Nu-Meds is an organization was also approved by the board. composed of pre-medical, pre-den- The board approved a $500 tat, pre-nursing, and pre-technical subsidy to the "Prairie Schoon students. Any student in one of er." S300 to the Union for the these categories is invited and purchase of records, and $200 to urged io aticnd. A regular business meeting will be held following Dean Lueth's address. At that time memberships tor Nu-Meds will be available. Gustafson to Speak Sunday Chancellor Gustavson will be heard on this Sunday's broadcast of "Your University Speaks," uni versity radio porgram. Swine Re search will be the topic of the program, which will be aired form 12:30-12:45 p. m. the Ag Union for the purchase of records. Members of the board include: Prof. H. E. Bradford, of the vo cational education department; Kenneth Forward, assistant pro fessor of English; Dr. J. R. Al- den of the History department; Clay Kennedy, Jack Solomon, and Henry Andersen, student repre sentatives; and Dr. Swindler. Failing to make a first down through the first half, the Husk ers trotted on the field before 34,000 f;ms for the second half full of inspiration and determin ation. Little Del Wicgand began find ing his targets midway in the third frame. The 168-pound "T" general hit for three out of four passes during a 45-yard touch down march. The payoff pitch was to Damkrocer for seven yards and the Scarlets first tally of the season. Bob Costello converted, but the Huskers drew a 15-yard offside penalty and his attempt from 17 yards out went wide. Trailing 14-6, but pepped by their successful touchdown thrust, the Cornhuskers bounced back when Tackle Gene Sim blocked See HUSKERS, pace 3. Dedication of Love Memorial Set for Today The "open house" and dedica tion of the University of Nebras ka's new Love Memorial Library will be held Sunday afternoon. The brief dedication ceremony is scheduled for 3 p. m. in the large east reading room on the first floor. Special guided tours have been arranged for visitors between the hour of 1 and 6:30 p. m. Cancellor R. G. Gustavson will give the principal address. Others to speak are Dean C. H. Oldfather of the College of Arts and Scien es, and Frank A. Lundy, director of University Libraries. Dr. George W. Rosanlof, director of admis sions, will preside. The library was made possible by a gift of $850,000 to the uni versity from the estate of Don L. Love, late Lincoln banker and lawyer. The university has con tributed additional funds to com plete the building, making its total eostn excess of $11,000,000. AUF Is Out For Blood! Students Asked to Donate AUF is out for blood! Money donations will not be the only Speaking on the program with means of raising funds to meet the chancellor will be Dr. L. E Hanson, professor in Animal Hus bandry, and George Round, direc tor of the University Public Rela tions department. All Nebraska stations carry the broadcast, a weekly feature which is presented to help acquaint the public with the university and to inform them of research being car ried on here. the $13,200 goal of the AUF cam pus drive for the World Student Hol nics Selected Foundation Officer Rockney Holmes has been named to the newly-created post or out-of-state chairman, Student Foundation president Lorraine Landeryou announced Thursday. The current project of Student Foundation is compiling a list of the students' and faculties' names, addresses and phone numbers for the Student-Faculty Directory. The Foundation also sends news to the hometown papers. A call for workers was issued by Miss Landeryou. Those desir ing to help should report at the Foundation office in the library. r , i BETH NOERENBERG Asks. blood ior the cause. Service Fund and the Community Chest Arrangements have been made to let a number of students donate blood, the money from the sale of which will serve as con tributions to the drive, Beth Neor enberg, AUF director, announced Friday. Three of the Lincoln hospitals have consented to put students' names at the top of their profes sional donor lists, and will take blood donations during the month of October and the first iwo weeks of November. Because of the time limit students are urged to turn in their names as don ors as soon as possible. Students wishing to donate blood should contact Norm Leger, AUF publicity chairman, in The Daily Nebraskan office anv after noon of this week. The list of names will be submitted to the students may report to have their blood types taken. If such stu dents, such as veterans, already know their blood types, they will not be required to report to stu dent health. The list of students and their blood types will be turned over to the hospitals which will call for the students as the blood donations are needed. Already five women students have volunteered to donate blood for the drive, including Nancy Porter, Mary Carothers, Norma Long, Molly Myhre and Laverna Acker.