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Aquaquettes, women's swim
club, will show spectators the
way a foreign college student lives
,ln New York at its annual water
paReant Thursday and Friday.
The show titled, "New York
Times," is the story of a foreign
girl from Liverpool, England, who
has come to New York to col
lege. The water production is based
on the letters she writes to her
mother. In the show there are
12 letters and 12 numbers, each
letter based on the next num
Background music, special light
ing and costumes ranging from
On April 30
being sold by the Junior-Senior
-iass Board for the first time in
University's history, may be pur
chased at a Union booth until
Thursday, April 30.
All profits from the sale of the
announcements will go into the
class treasury, according to the
ooara. exclusively handled by the
classes, leather and cardboard cov
ered memory books including a
complete list of the class and sev
eral pictures of the campus and
french-fold announcements will be
Class representatives have 3,000
french-fold announcements, which
will be sold on a cash and carry
basis until the supply runs out.
Money brought into the class
treasury by the sales will be used
to buy scholarship cups for the
senior man and woman with the
highest accumulative average for
seven semesters, which will be
presented Ivy Day. If any money
is left after the purchase of the
cups, a class gift will be bought
or trie money will be left in the
treasury for next year's class,
Board members said.
A front view of Love Memorial
Library was chosen for the cover
of both the memory books and
the french-fold announcements. A
special class committee, which met
several weeks ago with Robert
Stewart, manager of a local book
store, drew up the specifications
for the announcemets and memory
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OFFICERS FORMATION . . . The four officers who are going to
wear body lights in tonight's number "Snowfall" are (from left to
right): Joan Holden, vice-president; Ann Kokjer, secretary; Sally
Mallory, president; and Nadine Osborn, treasurer.
Officers and new Corn Cob ac
tives were announced for the
1953-54 year at ceremonies heidkeri and Sigma Phi tpsuon cnap
. Wednesday evening at the Lin-ajn Was named secretary. Bene
coln HoteL . I diet was presented by Ira Epstein,
Cal Kuska," photography editorjpast secretary,
of the Cornhusker, member of j Bill Melville, alumni secretary
Block and Bridle club, Sif ma 0f Alpha Kappa Psi, and treasurer
Delta Chi, and Phi Kappa P.si,'0f Phi Gamma Delta, was ap
was named, president. I pointed treasurer of the organiza-
Ernie Bcbb, president of the'tion. He was presented by Marty
Arnold Air Society. Union Board,
member, and Alpha Tau Omega
was named vice-president by Dan
Tolman, past vice-president.
J. Benedict, member of Student
Council, Kosmet Klub, Junior
Two Colleges Complete Plans
For E-Week, April 30, May I
The Engineering and Architec-I
ture colleges will present
on April 30 and May i.
E-Week is designed to intro
duce visitors to the curriculum of
fho two colleges through displays;
demonstrations, movies and tours
of every department, tmpnasis i&
placed upon the educational op
portunities that are offered.
The annual activity, planned
Bnrt Minted bv student groups.
in the two. colleges will begin with
a general open house Thursday
for all visitors.
Displays will be used to illus
trate the various courses offered
in Engineering and Agriculture.
izational and operational problems
are used to give educational bene
4 iha students and these
problems will be viewed by the
public through discussion groups
An engineering convocauuii
. . l.u T?Anr mnvnini?. At noon
a picnic wm neia iui -
and stuaems rr;,,
Chinese coolies to body lights and
black lace cloves will aid the
swimmers in portraying the stu
dents life. m
The first number called New
York, New York shoves off at
iew York harbor with the girls
uonning scarrs, sailor hats and
jeans to represent the people at
In the next numhpr "Anti
in New York," the girls blossom
Out With leaves on thpir hnnHa
and hats and the next is called
"Lullaby of Broadwav" ac the
Aquaquettes wearing "zoot suits"
twirl their key chains.
This followed by "Harlem Noc
turne," which is a fluorescent
In the fifth number, "Manhat
tan," cafe society girls dominate
The four Aauaauette nffi
Sally Mallory, Joan Holden, Na
dine Osborn and Ann Kokjer will
portray "Snowfall" in the sixth
number. In this scene the swim
mers are lighted up with body
lights as the sole illumination in
tneir darkness number.
cninese coolies add to the
Aquaquettes portrayal of "China,
town" in the seventh number, foi
lowed by "Penthouse Seranade"
which portrays the wealthy class
of New York. Aquaquettes don
white formals, white gloves, tails
ana now ties in this portrayal.
"bprine. Beautiful Snrine" is
the ninth number the swimmers
portray, which is a typical spring
in New York. Here, they will
model their Easter bonnets and
The tenth number is "Slaughter
un Tenth Avenue," followed by
"Manhattan Serenade" in which
the glamour of New York is por
"Give My Regards To Broad
way" is the finale with 26 cos
tumed Aquaquettes performing,
The water pageant will be pre
sented at the coliseum at 7:45 p.m.
and tickets may be obtained from
Aquaquettes and in the Union
Aquaquette members are: Suzie
Adams, Donna Borgaard, Jane
Brode, Sara Carveth, Martha
Cook, Marcelyn Dedrick, Phoebe
Dempster, Nan Engler, Judy
Jlansburg, Dons Frank, Janet
Healey, Joan Holden, Lynn Hol
land, Gail Katskee, Ann Kokjer,
Jane Laase, Sally Mallory, Nadine
Osborn, Louise Owens, Libby Rus
sell, Polly Souser, Joyce Taylor,
Mary Taylor, Marilu Tomassen
and Betty Thurman.
Gkintew LAW EfWSI
Class vice-president, assistant
siness manager for the Cornhus-
Lewis, past treasurer
Col. Frankforter, Corn Cob ad
visor for more than 20 years, com
plimented the group on a "year's
work well done." He said there
was an increased need for em-
evening an wnwl tan,et will
Co-Chairmen for E-Week are
John Whitlock and Norman Scott.
Other committees and chair
men are: Electrical engineering,
Arthur Gross and Paul Moseman;
civil engineering. Leslie Martin
and .Tafik Bale: agricultural engi
neering, Gordon Kruse and Bill
Stout; mechanical engineering.
Bernard Kittle and C h a r 1 e s
Schade: architectural engineering,
John Savage and Tad Tucker;
chemical engineering. Dick fusa
teri and Lloyd Keller; E. M.
rhairman. Jack Warren.
Faculty advisor, . n. ivieier,
RPrrptarv-treasurer. Dean Buck'
ingham; guides, Paul J. Sienk-
nect; field day, Victor J. non; m-
miiries. Stanley Smitn: program
Ted Kratt; window display, Bob
Parsons- convocation. Glen Vest;
contest, Curtis &orensen; nuuuu
sales, Henry Wulf; publicity on
campus. Bob Peterson; publicity
off campus, John Marks; "Sledge,"
Selk: banauet. Mac
j t-fi pichard Bier.
PINVVHEEL FORMATION . . .
This is a scene from one of the
VOL. 52 No. 113
Dr. Ben Mark Cherrington will
address the 25th University of
Nebraska Honors Convocation
Tuesday at 10:15 a.m. in the Coli
The native, .Nebraska who is
now director of the Institute of
International Education in Denver
will speak on "The Role of He
search and Scholarship in the
Preservation and Extension of
Dr. Cherrington received his
Bachelor of Arts degree from the
University in 1911 and an honor
ary LL.D degree in 1946. In 1938
he helped to establish the Divi
sion of Cultural Relations of the
U. S. State Department.
Dr. Cherrington Was associate
consultant to the U. S. delegation
at the United Nations Conference
in San Francisco.
He also aided in the organiza
tion of UNESCO and later was
elected to the executive commit
tee of the U. S. delegation of
Chancellor R. G. Gustavson will
preside at the morning convoca
tion. Rex Knowles, Congregational-Presbyterian
student pastor at
the University, will deliver the in
vocation. Dr. Charles J. Kennedy,
chairman of the Convocation com
mittee, will present candidates for
certificates of superior scholar
ship. The University Symphony
orchestra, directed by Professor
Emanuel Wishnow, will play.
Students with outstanding scho
lastic achievements will be recog
nized Tuesday at the Convocation.
Dr. Cherrington will be guest
speaker at a honors banquet Tues
day at 6:80 p.m. in the Union Ball
room. Banquet tickets will be avail
able at the Union and reservations
must be made by Saturday.
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' I Voic of a Great Midmstem Vaivmity .
bu-,phasis on scholarship. He noted
mat organization memuers tuuiu
make a real contribution to the
University by doing all they could
to make students more aware of
the necessity of good scholarship.
Prior to the announcement or
the new Cob officers, new mem
bers, selected on the basis of con
tribution and effort to the organi
zation, were formally initiated as
active Corn Cob members.
New actives are: Don Novotny,
Art Raun. Brock Dutton, Russell
Young, Dan Rasdal, Gene Kerr,
Phil Shade, Junior Knobel, and
Others are: Paul Scheele, Marv
Stromer. Doran Jacobs, Mike
Greenbere. Marv Friedman, Leo
nard Barker and Tom Woodward.
To Attend Meet
The 1953 Nebraska Methodist
Student Movement annual spring
conference will be held in Chad
ron Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
The campus Methodist Student
house has made arrangements to
charter a bus from Lincoln to
Chadron. The group will leave
the Student house 8 a.m. Friday.
Theme for the three-day con
ference will be "Keys to the K.ng
dom." which will be presented by
Dr. D. L. Dykes, Jr., Minister of
Central Methodist Church, ay'
The organization's program em
phasis and philosophy of the MSM
will be discussed by each college
participating in the conference.
These groups will study and ana
lyze the ideas and questions posed
by Dr. Dykes relating to tne woie
and to Christian living.
Cost for transportation, room,
meals and registration will be $7.
Persons interested in attending
the conference may sign up at the
Student house" office, or call
Ilere are Aquaquette members in
numbers portraying a typical part
Courtesy Lincoln Star
DR. BEN MARK CHERRING
TON . . . University graduate
and holder of an honorary de
gree from Nebraska, Dr. Cher
rington will address the Honor's
Day Convocation Tuesday. See
story at left.
Shirley Lumbard, a senior in
Ag College from Grand Island,
has been awarded a Fashion Fel
lowship which has come for the
first time to a student at the Uni
versity. The full tuition fellowship, val
ued at $1,050, is one of the three
Fashion Fellowships offered an
nually by the Tobe-Coburn School
for Fashion Careers in New York
City. The school prepares young
women for executive positions in
buying, advertising, styling, per
sonnel and television.
Miss Lumbard is a member of
Alpha Lambda Delta, freshman
honorary, Gamma Alpha Chi, ad
vertising honorary and Omicron
Nu, homemaking honorary.
By BILL DEVRIES
Fraternity man: "Darling, I
love you as no one has ever loved
Sorority girl: "I can't see much
A male nurse in a mental hos
pital spotted a patient with his
ear pressed to the wall, listening
intently. The patient held up a
warning finger, then beckoned the
nurse to come over xiuietly. "You
listen here," he whispered. The
nurse put his ear to the wall and
listened for a lew moments, men
he turned to the patient and said,
"I can't hear anything."
"No," said the patient know
ingly, "and it's been like that all
Brr. It's going to be cold to
morrow morning, so says the
weather man. However, there
is a chance that the tempera
ture might rise to abbut 50 in
the afternoon with fair skies.
Chemistry Professor: "What can
vou tell me about nitrates?"
Student: "Well-er-they're a lot
cheaper than day rates."
It's a big problem with some
women to keep both their girlish
figures and their boyish husbands.
Two little rabbits were being
chased by a pack of dogs. Finally
they stopped to rest in a small
Mamma Rabbit: "Shall we run
on or stop here and out-number
Two vultures walking away
from a pile of bones: "You can't
beat camels for taste and they're
I milder too."
Af Mew Yrlc
a moving pinwheel formation.
of life in New York City.
Filings for Junior and Sen
ior class officer positions will
be extended two and a halt
days, starting today at 8
a.m. until Saturday at noon,
the Student Council decided Wed
nesday. After a long and sometimes
heated debate, the Council passed
by a 15 to 6 vote a motion that
the filings be re-opened.
According to the Council con
stitution, however. the motion
must get official approval from
the Judiciary Committee and the
faculty Committee on Student Af
fairs if any nominations made in
these two days are to be validated.
It was pointed out at the meet
ing that only three officer posi
tions had received the required
two student applications that are
needed for each position to be
voted on in the May 4 Council
elections. These positions are:
secretary of the Senior class, pres
ident and vice-president of the
Sneaking on behalf 6f the Jun
ior-Senior class officers were Don
Piener. Senior class president and
Sue Ann Brownlee, Junior class
They both presented the Council
with arguments to show wny tney
believed it in the best interests
of the University to re-open the
nominations for the class posi
tions. Bob Hasebroock introduced the
motion that the elections be al
lowed to be re-opened and after
receiving considerable debate, his
motion was carried.
Student Council faculty repre
sentative Mary L. Mielenz, assoc
ate Drofessor of secondary educa
tion, informed the Council that
it was in the power of any stu
dent or faculty member to ques
tion' the validity of a candidates
name that was accepted in the last
extension of class officer filings.
She said that the same conditions
would apply to any name sub
mitted under any lurtner exten
sion, and advised that the Council
check its action with the judiciary
Miss Mielenz was referring to
the previous action taken by the
Council when they extended the
filines for a period of four days
longer than had originally been
planned. This extension was not
passed Dy enner tne juaiciary
committee or the lacuity commit
tee on student affairs.
The Council referred Hase
broock's motion to the judiciary
committee, headed by Eldon Park,
who will discuss its validity. It
will then De taicen Deiore me iau-
ultv committee on student affairs
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who will also discuss its constitu
Dean Lmscott, chairman oi xne
elections committee told the Coun
cil that a new procedure of iden
tification would be used in the
forth-coming May 4 elections. He
said that student identification
cards would replace the formerly
used identification slips that had
to be cleared through the regis
trars office before a student could
Robert Knoll, assistant profes
sor of English was introduced to
the Council for the first time as
their new faculty representative.
He is replacing Dr. Henry Holtz
claw, associate professor of chem
istry whose term as faculty repre
sentative for the council nas ex
pired. Carr Trumbull reported xnat
any action to install a traffic light
at the corner of 16th and R Streets
probbaly will not be taken until
next Fall. The measure is being
considered at the present time
CHINESE GALS . . . Three Aquaquette members are shown In
"Coolie" headress as part of the costuming in tonight's show.
They are (from left to right): Marcelyn Dedrick, Janet Healey
and Martha Cook. '
Rocky Yapp informed the Coun
cil that he was drawing up a
questionaire on wages paid stu
dents here in Lincoln that will be
submitted to their employers.
Yapp is investigating the wages
Officer Filings Open Today;
Applications Due Saturday
Applications for all eight class
offices will be open from Thurs
day until Saturday noon.
After action by the Student
Council Wednesday, applications
will be accepted for these posts
pending a ruling by the Council
Judiciary Committee and the fac
ulty sub-committee on General
Applications will be available
Here's what happened during
the bitter Student Council de
bate Wednesday afternoon over
re-opening filings for class of
ficers: 1. Bob Hasebrock moved that
the Council re-open filings. The
motion was seconded.
2. There was a great deal of
discussion on the motion.
3. An attempt to call the ques
tion was defeated.
4. Stan Sipple moved to refer
the matter to the Judiciary
Committee because of a ques
tion concerning the constitution
ality of re-opening filings. This
motion was seconded.
5. There was some discussion
on this motion.
6. Rocky Yapp moved that
Sipple's motion be postponed
indefinitely. This motion was
seconded and carried.
7. There was more discussion
on Hasebrock's motion.
8. The question was called.
9. Hasebrock's motion was
10. Elections Chairman Dean
Linscott announced that filings
would be re-opened Thursday
and applications will be ac
cepted pending approval of the
Council Judiciary Committee
and the faculty sub-committee
on General Organization.
Visitors From Princeton
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Court csv Lincoln Star
SEMINARY GRADUATES TALK TO NUers . . . Neill Hamilton
(left), a Princeton Seminary graduate has the attention of the
Rev. Rex Knowles and two other members of the troup, Rea
Jackson and Bill Cohea. During the past five daya the three
Princeton menhave been talking -with members of nearly every
organized house on campus discussing their beliefs and ideas
Crusade For Safety
Here Is My Pledge
1 twnmnnlty pledge ms'seH to rle and walk mtelj and tMnk ta teitng at aalrtr
throughout ltB8. . ' ... .
i m hi. nmmlw In Mrlnmnrm and juriwtiw twrlnr Munldmtd XttllT mo
nhllEllnn to protect my lite and the live of tm fwnlly and my fellow am.
pledge mveelf further to advance the eanee of safety by takmc part IB nM
activities of my club, rtaoel. employee cronp and other rcaauatJona.
ST. ADDRESS OR RURAL ROUTS SO.
OITX AND STATC
Thursday, April 16, 1953
paid to University students.
Wayne White announced that
there would be no Council meet
ing next week because of the an
nual Council picnic at Pioneer
at Room 209 in the Administra
Applicants for junior offices
must have completed at least 27
hours and not more than 52 hours
at the end of last semester. Sen
ior applicants must have at least
53 hours and not more than 88
In order for a filing to be valid.
applicants must have signatures of
25 students. The applications ask
for the candidate's name, address,
sex, position sought, grade aver
age, social affiliation, professional
affiliation, activities and a pledge
The office of Assistant Dean of
Student Affairs, Frank Hallgren,
must approve all applications.
Because of some doubt concern
ing the constitutionality oi re
opening filings, all filings made
will only be valid if the Coun
cil Judiciary Committee and the
faculty committee says so.
The constitution says that fil
ings may only be opened between
Some Council members, how
ever, feel that this does not mean
that they may not be re-opened.
Filings for Student Council of
fices will not be re-opened be
cause enough students filed for
those posts during the previous
The original filing dates were
extended once and closed. Still,
the class officer posts did not
have enough candidates for a valid
election according to the Council
constitution. The Constitution re
quires that there be at least two
candidates for each office.
If the election were held, with
out re-opening the filings, there
would be voting only for senior
class secretary (Merle Maupin
and Bert Sample filed for that
office), junior class president
(Marvin Stromer and Richard
Schultz filed for this office) and
junior class vice president (Rich
ard Faes, Bill Devries and Jame
Hargleroad filed for this office.)
ticipating in the
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