The daily Nebraskan. ([Lincoln, Neb.) 1901-current, November 05, 1952, Image 1

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    Men's PE Honorary
Phi Epsllon Kappa, honorary
physical education fraternity,
will sponsor an open house
Thursday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
at the Men's Physical Educa
tion Building. Physical educa
tion majors and minors are in
vited to attend.
Homecoming Floats
Homecoming parade float
deadline has been extended un
til Friday. Late entries should
be placed in the Corn Cob box
in the Union basement.
Voice oi a Gital Midwestern University
VOL. 52 No. 37
Wednesday, November 5, 1952
Kappa Delta Wins
Achievement Award
Mcllnay Presents Alpha Chi Omega
With Panhellenic's Scholarship Troohv
The Elsie Ford Piper Achievement Award cup, given
to Liie Buruniy wmcn nas snown the greatest improvement
in scholarship, standards, social eraces. culture and rnnnera-
tion with the administration, went to Kappa Delta Tuesday
evening, climaxing the annual Panhellenic Banquet.
Miss Piper, for whom the award
it happened at nu
The political campaign seems
to have frustrated at least one
University student. Bemoaning
the accusations, mud-slinging
and lies of the last few months,
the student Tuesday came up
with a practical suggestion to
make it easier for voters who
are left disillusioned and de
jected by American politicking.
The solution?
A special square on the bal
lot labeled "I Don't Care."
COA Plans
Tea For Six
HC Finalists
Army, AT, Navy ROTC
To Select '52 Winner
Members of the Candidate Of
ficers Association will honor the
six finalists competing for the
title of Honorary Commandant at
a tea from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednes
day in parlors A. B, and C of the
Immediately following the
tea, COA members will adjourn
to the Military and Naval Sci
ence Building to cast the votes
that will determine which of the
finalists, Adele Coryell, Julie
Johnson, JeJan Loudon, Joan
Hanson, Jean Vierk or Artie
Wescott, will bear the title of
Honorary Commandant.
Win Cady, vice-president of
COA, said that Army and Air
Force juniors and seniors and
Navy sophomore, junior and sen
ior members are eligible to vote.
Cady said even though Navy
members will not participate in
the regimental parade following
the voting, they are especially
urged to cast their votes for their
Commandant choice.
is named, presented the cup to
Mary Taylor, Kappa Delta presi
dent, after a short speech in which
she emphasized the importance of
sorority women. Sigma Delta Tau
was named as runner-up for the
The Panhellenic Scholarship
Award was presented to Alpha
Chi Omega for the highest so
rority scholastic average. Pat
Mcllnay, president of Panhel
lenic Council and Kappa Delta's
representative, presented the
cup to Jean Holmes, Alpha Chi
president, climaxing a brief talk
on scholarship and leadership.
Stressing the theme of the ban
quet, "Leadership, The Sorority
Challenge," Mrs. Joseph Gregsby,
director of the National Panhel
lenic Council for Delta Delta Delta
and guest speaker for the event,
declared that, "Fraternities are
stronger today than ever before
they have become a known force.
Therefore we fraternity women
should take the leadership in the
things we believe because they are
spiritual and not materialistic."
"There are no other organiza
tions on campus, except the re
ligious groups, which stress the
religious, ritualistic, spiritual
side of life. The ritualism that
is received at least once every
week In our meetings helps to
tide you over the rough spots.
You just don't get this sort of
thing on campus and it is need
ed," she added.
Donna Folmer, Panhellenic del-
eeate for AlDha Chi Omega, as
Staff Writer
It's hard to date women work
ers. They aren't satisfied with a
good time they want time-and-a-half.
Who says you
never know
wh a t the
weather will be
in Nebraska?
Except for be
ing a little
cooler (high
about 55), to
morrow will be
the same as the
past few weeks.
Br iggs:I
just saw a Cool
holdup man through a drug
Higgs: Did they catch him?
Briggs: No. He stepped on a
set of scales and got a weigh.
D i n n e
To Feature
Flag Display
The Union Ballroom will be the
site for the annual International
Friendship Dinner Thursday at
6:15 p.m.
The Religious Welfare Coun
cil, sponsor of the dinner, has
announced that all students and
faculty members are invited to
attend. The dinner is a non
profit affair costing $1 per plate.
Tickets are now on sale at Wes
ley House.
On display at the dinner will be
the flag collection of Dr. Ci. w.
Rosenlof. Dr. Rosenlof has re
ceived his flags from many of the
foreign students attending the
University. There are now 176
foreign students on the campus
representing 46 different coun
tries. Most of these countries have
flags in Dr. Rosenlof 's collection.
The dinner will feature Lat
vian food. Several students
acquainted with the preparation
of this food have volunteered
their services to see that it is
served in the typical Latvian
A few short skits will be pro
vided for the evenings entertain
ment. They are being prepared by
the Cosmopolitan Club and Presby
A wide variance of nationalities
and backgrounds will be repre
sented at. the dinner. The Relig-
toastmistress Introduced thejious Welfare Council urges all
students to take advantage oi mis
oDDortunity to become better
acquainted with the foreign stu
dents on campus.
Cole, Kenton, Vaughn
Go On Stage At 8 P.M.
"ThP Ripest Show of 1952." featuring Nat "King"
Cole, Stan Kenton and Sarah Vaughn, is in the spot light
for Wednesday.
"BIG SHOW" TRIO ... Nat "King" Cole, Stan Kenton and Sarah
Vaughan are the stars of tonight's "Biggest Show Of 1952," to
be presented at the Coliseum at 8 p.m. The show will also in
clude Teddy Hale, dancer; The Congaroos, dance quartet and
Stump and Stumpy, comedy team.
P. M. Headlines
Staff Writer
Korea: Allies Hold
SEOUL, KOREA Red troops failed to capture Heartbreak and
Sniper Ridges in
speakers and said that the pur
pose of the Banquet is to "give
recognition to those who deserve
Essays On Oil Conservation
May Enter $500 Contest
The Association of Petroleum
Re-Refiners is offering $500 in
prize money to undergraduate stu-
Midwest Writers
High school journalists, gather
in e on the University campus Fri
day and Saturday for the annual
Nebraska High School Press Asso
ciation convention, will hear talks
by outstanding journalists from
several sections oi tne wnawest.
Friday's session will feature Dr.
Walter Steigelman, associate pro
fessor of journalism at Iowa State
University, and C. J. Medlin, pro
fessor of technical journalism at
Kansas State College.
Conductor Wishnow Also
Teaches, Plays Violin
dents for the best essays on
Purposes of the contest are to
further research on the recycling
of a vital natural resource in the
interests of oil conservation, and
to stimulate original research on
the subject of the recycling of
once used lubricating oil.
Students desiring to enter the
contest may secure a list of com
panies engaging in re-refining of
oil and a summary of available
data by writing to: The Associa
tion of Petroleum Re-Refiners,
1917 Eye St. N. W., Washington,
6, D. C. Papers must be no shorter
than 1000 words and no longer
than 2000 words in length. They
must be postmarked no later than
Dec. 31, 1952.
First prize will be $250 and sec
ond prize $100 plus three other
prizes of $50 each.
attacks launched Tuesday. The Allies beat oil
twin assaults on the Eastern and Central fronts. However, it was
the ouietest dav alone most of the front in almost a month.
The Communists launched their attack in eastern js.orea ior me
first time in recent weeks with a 700-man attack against wean
break Ridge. Allied troops killed or wounded at least 100 Commu
nists in four hours. The Reds a so had five nuisance attacKS
against United Nations troops in Punchbowl Valley about 25 miles
east of Heartbreak.
J.N.: Three Resolutions
UNITED NATIONS. N.Y. Canada told Russia the fighting must
stop in Korea before there can be any political settlement. It urged
the United Nations to support the American sponsored resolution
"so that the enemy may know our unanimity of purpose in seeking
an armistice in Korea worthy of the sacrifices made by countless
individuals in the struggle to throw back aggression."
Three main comDromise efforts in the Korean crisis are ex
pected to be formally introduced:
1, An Indonesian plan to comDine American ana xuissian reso
lutions. It would agree with the Red theory that return 'of war
prisoners is diplomatic practice but would call for an "exception"
in Korea because of the special nature oi tne -ponce action
2. A Mexican resolution providing that prisoners unwilling to
go home be re-settled in U.N, member countries willing to accept
3. A Peruvian plan providing for an immediate cease-fire and
creation of a new U.N. commission to settle the war prisoner ques
tion. The American proposal formally introduced last week provides
for U.N. endorsement of non-forcible repatriation of prisoners and
for an appeal to the Reds to accept a truce on these terms.
The Russian resolution would create a new U.N. commission to
eek settlement of the Korean question. It does not mention the
prisoner issue.
Along with the three entertain
ers mentioned aoove, xne pro
gram includes Stump and Stumpy,
comedians; George Kirby, mimic
and humorist; The Congaroos,
dance team; and Teddy Hale,
George Kirby, mimic and hu
morist; The Congaroos, dance
team; and Teddy Hale, dancer.
The jazz trio, "King" Cole,
Stan Kenton and Sarah Vaughn,
will make a personal appear
ance, at 5 P.m. in the Union,
preceding the "Big Show."
The "Big Show" was originated
in "1950. Since then it has gained
in ranks, Stan Kenton being one
of the new additions, l he snow
will make a tour of all the major
cities throughout the nation and
plans to appear annually.
Stan Kenton has, for three
consecutive years, won the title
as the nation's number one or
chestra on "Down-Beat" maga
zine's popularity poll. He has
been a controversial figure in
the music world because of his
modern style and musical ideas.
Featured with the Kenton
orchestra is Maynard Ferguson,
who is reputed to possess the
highest range of any trumpeter
in the world.
Nat "King" Cole has had his
name in the music world's ar
chives since 1937 when he first
formed his trio. Long noted for
his piano playing ability, Cole has
recently made a crashing entrance
into the vocal world. His record-
Thursday will be the last day
open for applications to the United
Nations seminar. Sam Gibson, ex
ecutive director of the University
YMCA, said Tuesday.
The seminar group to date
includes about 30 Nebraskans,
with University students In the
majority. There is room for 11
more in the group originally
scheduled for 41 persons.
A bus leaving Lincoln Tuesday
at 2 p.m. will start tne non-stop
trip which is expected to reach
New York on Thursday afternoon.
Thursday afternoon and eve
ning will be free time for sight
seeing. The tirst seminar
session will start at iu a.m. Jn
dav and continue all day. Friday
evening will be free.
Meetings and interviews will
start again Saturday morning
and last throughout the day,
ending that evening with a
party for the students of the
various U.N. countries.
Sunday morning wnl be open footii ,. last seminar ins of "Too Young" has far sur-
iiuuu Wlli luamic mix- .uuv J' o . . , ; .
meeting. The bus for the return passed any previous flraeiiwu im
trip is scheduled to leave New
York Sunday around 6 p.m. and
should arrive in Lincoln the fol
lowing Tuesday afternoon.
Most of the seminar meetings
will be held in the new U.N.
Building and will include a U.N.
General Assembly meeting as well
as a Secretariat meeting. A sched
ule of meetings to be attended and
an itinerary of the complete trip
may be obtained at either the
YMCA or the YWCA University
Short Plays Featured j
At German Club Meet
Two short plays, featuring ac
tors from Paris, Budapest and
Philadelphia, were featured at the
German Club's opening meeting
Tuesday night at the Union.
Refreshments were served at
the meeting, officers elected and
a German film made at the Uni
versity of Wisconsin, was shown.
Council Canceled
Wednesday's Student Council
meeting will be canceled until
the following week, according
to Council president Wayne
Teacher, violinist, conductor.
Emanuel Wishnow, Director of
the University's string department,
has won recognition in these
three distinct musical fields. Dur
ing his ten years as conductor of
the University Symphony Orches
tra, 13 years as head of the Uni
versity's string department, and
es concertmastcr of the Lincoln
Symphony Orchestra since 1936,
Wishnow has proved his sound
ness in all musical capacities.
This year, In addition to his
many University duties, Wish
now will travel 11,000 miles to
rehearsals and performances of
the Omaha Symphony orchestra
of which he is guest conductor
this season.
A native of England, Wishnow
lived in Boston and studied violin
with Max Stearns. He earned his
baccalaureate decree in 1932 from
the University and later received
his master's degree from New
York University. He majored in
musicoloev. a scientific rtudy of
music which embraces history
acoustics and the phase of study
concerned with. the authenticity
of manuscripts.
A pupil of the late Jacques
Gordon, Wishnow played in con
cert with the famed Gordon
String Quartet at Music Moun
tain. Falls Village. Conn, and for
the Whitehall series at the Li-!
brary of Congress, Washington,
D. C.
During the-summers of 1949
and 1950, Wishnow studied with
I'lerre Monteux, conductor of
the San Francisco Symphony
orchestra. Wishnow was one of
Maltre Monteux's selected claw
and was chosen to conduct in a
special concert at the end of
.the course. During the summer
of 1951, Wishnow conducted the
Omaha Symphony Orchestra in
four Pop concerts.
Aeain this winter. Wishnow is
appearing in a series of chamber
music recitals in i,incoin r n u
Omaha in an effort to bring en
semble music before the public,
sic before the public.
In addition to his other mu
sic duties, Wishnow is regular
conductor of the high school
orchestra at the University's All
State Tine Arts summer course.
Last year, he also conducted
festival orchestras in Missouri,
Kansas and Texas. Wishnow's
experience, aside from orches
tral and string teaching, festi
vals, and clinics, includes radio
and theater work from 1929 to
During World War II, he served
in the U. S. Army, first as band
master at Camp Luna, N. M , and
later as a member of the string
Section of the famed Glenn Miller
orchestra of the AEF. This group
presented concerts in England,
France, Holland and Germany.
Wishnow also played concerts with
Andre Kostelanetz In Paris and
with Sir Adrian Boult in London
Wishnow Is chairman of the
Commission of Standards for
the American String Teachers
association. He is also a mem- j
ber and chapter advisor for
Upsllon chapter of Phi Mu
Alpha . . . Slnfonia, and a mem
ber of Pi Kappa Lambda and
Alpha Rho Tau, muslo honor
aries. University students will see
Wishnow this Sunday at 8 p.m.
in the Union Ballroom when he
conducts the University Symphony
Orchestra in its Annual Fall con
'Age Of Anxiety' Poet
To Address 11 A.M. Convo
W. H. Auden, reknowned
Anglo-American poet, essayist
and clavwrieht will speak at the
second all-University convocation
of the year' at 11 a.m. Thursday
in the Union Ballroom.
Classes will be dismissed for the
Speaking on other campuses
throughout the country, Auden
has challenged the thinking of
his listeners by his honesty, wit,
and wisdom, said Jean Davis,
convocation chairman.
Auden will speak on his own
writings and will discuss the
writings of his contemporaries.
Auden, noted for his insight
into special problems of mid
twentieth century "age of anxi
etv" and regarded as a spokes
man for contemporary spiritual
crisis, will speak on the reaction
of a poet to our present civiliza
Among his books of poetry
are the following: "Nones,"
1951; "The Age of Anxiety,"
1947; "Collected Poems," 1945;
"The Double Man," 1941 and
"On the Island," 1936.
Auden has served as an audi
tor of "The Oxford Book of
Light Verse," "The Viking Ser
ies of Poets in the English Lan
guage," (co-editor) "The Se
lected Poems of Alfred Tenny
son" and "The Selected Works
of Edgar Allan Poe."
Auden received his education
from Christ Church, Oxford. Soon
after his graduation, he became
known as a promising young poet
His ability was recognized in 1937
when he received the King's Gold
Medal from King George VI.
His most recent achievement
is his work with a colleague, on
the libretto for the new Igor
Stravinsky opera, "The Rake's
Progress," which was produced
in Venice last summer and will
have its American premiere at
the Metropolitan Opera next
Following his convocation ad
dress. Auden will be honored at
an informal luncheon for faculty
and students at the Union.
NAA To Interview
Engineering Grads
A representative of North
American Aviation, Inc. will be on
campus Nov. 17 to interview Jan
uary graduates for junior engi
neering positions at the company's
Los Angeles and Columbus, O.,
For details contact the Person
nel Office, Room 204, Administra
tion Building as soon as possible.
North American specializes in
building military aircraft for the
United States government, accord'
ing to H. C. Biggs, NAA repra
sentative. Currently being manu
factured for the Air Force are
F-86 Sabre jets, F-86D Sabre in
terceptors and T-28 trainers. The
company also builds FJ-2 Furies
and AJ attack bombers for the
American Tour
Starts Audubon
Movie Series
"America the Beautiful," the
first of the Audubon Screen Tours,
will be presented Friday at 8 p.m.
in the Love Library Auditorium.
This kaleidoscopic motion pic
ture covers both North American
wildlife and natural scenery. Start
ing in the Black Hills, the tour
takes in such scenic spots as Hiawatha-land
in Minnesota, Florida,
Kest West, the Smoky Mountains
of Kentucky, and Quebec.
Other films to be presented this
season are "South of Siesta Land,"
"Paul Bunyan Country," "Oddities
in Nature," and "Bonaventure
Diary." These films are being pre
sented by the University Exten
sion Division. State Museum and
the National Audubon Society,
introduced in England or otner
nations around the world.
' Sarah Vaughn is a compara
tively newcomer in the ' enter
tainment field. She started her
music career in 1943 and later
became a top night club enter
tainer. Her present fclaim to
fame is a number of outstand
ing records made for Capitol.
She has been called the out
standing songstress in the
United States today.
The Congaroos are the only act
to ever stop the snow "coia ai
the Radio City Music Han. xnis
superb quartet of dancers nas
played to capacity crowds in many
outstanding entertainment spots.
For those who enjoy them
selves best by laughing, Stump
and Stumpy are masters of the
art of funny business. George
Kirby, one of the tops In the
art of mimicry, also provides
an incentive for laughter with
his polished imitations of out
standing personalities.
Tickets will be on sale at the
door. Prices are $1 to $3 per
fnrtain time is set tor o p.m. at
the University Coliseum. The box
office will open at p.m. stu
dents who are attending the show
must present their ID cards to
be admitted on student tickets.
Wednesday Parade
The first ROTC parade for
the semester will be Wednesday
at 5 p.m. on the Women's Ath
letic field. All Army ROTC
regiment and Air Force wing
cadets are required to meet for
the parade at 4:50 p.m. on the
16th St. side of the Athletic field
across from the Military and
Naval Building.
Tassel Convention
Delegates Named
Marilyn Irwin and Lura Ann
Harden have been elected official
Tassel delegates to the national
convention of Phi Sigma Chi, na
tional pep organization.
Pat Ball is an alternate. The
convention will be held on the
Kansas State campus in Man
hattan, Nov. 8,
MLs Harden is national treas
urer or the organization wnicn
has chapters at several Big Seven
schools. The national convention
was held on the University cam
pus last year.
National headquarters of Phi
Sigma Chi Is at Nebraska.
Faculty Quota Not Reached;
Chatfield Asks For Donations
Only 80 per cent of the faculty's
quota for the Community Chest-
Red Cross drive has been reacnea,
Lee W. Chatfield, assistant to the
Dean of Student Affairs and head
of the faculty drive, reported to
The Daily Nebraskan Tuesday.
Chatfield expressed the hope
that the faculty could match
the performance of the students
who have exceeded their All
University Fund quota, 40 per
cent of which goes to the Com
munity Chest and Red Cross.
This sum is combined with the
$13,800 goal of the faculty
drive to fulfill the Community
Chest-Red Cross quota for the
entire University.
Chatfield made a plea to all
University officials and workers
to contribute if they have not al
ready done so. A full report of
the faculty donations will be
made at a luncheon Wednesday
noon which is the official end of
the drive. Chatfield said, how
ever, that if the quota has not
been reached by that time, the
drive will be extended.
Poet Auden, Using Variety Of Forms, Con Do nnynun
Assistant Professor of English
Special article written at the
request of The uany neDrasniui
noems: experiments with musical i
language and the flat monotone of
ordinary speech; combines slang
with the most intellectual ngures
Auden is a poet who and expressions; and illuminates
nnt unusual, but Auden is un- regeneration tnrough religion
usually eloquent about his posi- His Christmas Oratorio, "For
tion. 'the Time Being," combines the
Auden's themes in his first traditional Christmas story with
the 1930's were'eresent practical affairs. The Time
social, tie felt ine ueing Dei ween xne symDout
iir tt
vy. ii. - r - .,- ..' vi i Jim,,,,. -iin,.
combines Driiiam v r , , "(J thcm like a pressure of his time-the material Christmas morning and the time
forms, language, and subjects carry ,l L' .twinn f England and the 'of our possible trial against evil-
with a steady atuiuae w. i"ui fu"uj -.T-iX- I .i'fJ..i ri Knrmr nt th1 must h redeemed from insienifi-
attitude oi
and spiritual seriousness.
In technique, ne is a virvuuuo.
He can do anything. His poems
range from the rollicking bal
ladry of his neaHy-popular
songs ("I'll love you till the
ocean is folded and hung up to
dry"), through flippant parodies
and witty light verse, to biting
satires on social Inadequacies
("The Unknown Citizen") and
deeply moving poems on the
most serious human experiences
and problems ("Musee d e s
Riaux Arts").
He writes songs, character
sketches (on Yeats, Voltaire,
Henry James), and dramatic
moral nurse") and the difficult
tt"Tn nclr tho hard nuestion is sim
pie"). Fascist threat over Europe, some
As the magazine New Verse of his most effective poems are
said, "He is the first English poet those written on tne war.
for many years wno is a poet an
the way round."
Auden dislikes Mina conform
ity,' unthinking acceptance of
false values, all that Is form and
not substance (projects, statis
tics, mass thinking). He is
againwt fraud, veneer, self-love,
injustice, war. He is concerned
about man's anxiety, loneliness,
and fear. And, to put it simply,
he is for man's knowing the
ing spiritual force. This stand is 'strongly to the theme of spiritual! Defines one s future.
But he always sees the Indi
vidual as the . hey to social
health. Many poems deal with
the need for man to fight
against negative living cow
ardice, Inertia, selfishness, lack
of feeling.
His Pulitzer Prize book, "The
Age of Anxiety," is his most com
plete analysis of the psychology o'
the real poet, who can say a thi '
later poems, pprtlcularly those (
the last ten years, Auden turns
These are some of the things
that Auden writes about. But in
addition to important ideas, he
has always that necessary tone of
the real poet, who can say a thing
in the remarkable way. For In
stance, many college students will
see themselves In this passage:
... To be young means
To be all on edge, to be kept
waiting In
A packed lounge for a Personal
. am Long Distance, for the low
voice that
-. Tit- ... . '
University students were praised at a recent
luncheon for exceeding their $5,000 goal set
by the All University Fund. Receiving tne "oscar- was joam
Hanson, AUF president (Daily Nebraskan Photo by Glenn riace.)
Community Chest