The Battalion. (College Station, Tex.) 1893-current, March 19, 1954, Image 2

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Page 2 THE BATTALION Friday, March 19, 1954 WELL HELLO!—These three girls will perform for the Intercollegiate Talent Show to night. They are (1 to r) Jeanne Warren, Ann Cullen, and Mary Branton. They are from the University of Oklahoma, and will do a ten minute skit of singing and dancing. Eisenliower Talks W itli Mac Arthur WASHINGTON, March 19 — (A?) President Eisenhower had a talk yesterday with Gen. Douglas Mac- Arthur about the world military situation, including the war in In dochina. MacArthur, now chairman of the board of Remington Rand Inc., re ported that the President wanted to get his point of view on the general strategic picture. They discussed national and in ternational matters with “great frankness,” MacArthur told report ers, but he added “no greater sig nificance should be attached to the meeting than that it was a gen eral discussion between two old friends.” MacArthur’s last military post was that of supreme commander in the Far East. When he was asked whether he and the President talked about Indochina, where French and loyal native forces are fighting a furious battle with Vietminh Red guerillas, MacArthur said at first that he “would not care to go into any greater detail.” He then added, however, that Lamont to Lecture On Artificial Kid Capt. Lamont E. Danzig, chief, fluid and renal section, surgical research unit, Brooke Army Medi cal Center, Fort Sam Houston, will give a lecture at 7:30 p. m., March 22 in the lecture room of the Bio logical Sciences building on the A&M campus. He will lecture on “The Use of the Artificial Kidney in Medical Practice,” Dr. Ide P. Trotter, dean of the Graduate School said, today. “This lecture should be parti cularly interesting to biologists, biochemists, pre-medical and medi cal and medical personnel in this area,” Dean Trotter said. Indochina is an important part of the world situation, and that “in general we reviewed that situat tion.” He declined to state his own views of Indochina, saying “I am no longer in a position of authority and I have always thought that responsibility should go with au thority.” It was the first time the two old soldiers had met since last June 8, when MacArthur was a guest at a White House stag party. He had two sessions with the Pres ident today. In between he was guest of honor at a small presi dential luncheon. MacArthur has been on inactive duty since 1951, when President Truman removed him as supreme commander in the Far East as the result of disagreement over policy. Baseball Team To Go to Houston Jerry Nelson goes after his se cond win of the season Saturday when the Aggie baseball team, un beaten in three starts, meets the University of Houston at Houston. Nelson, unanimous all - confer ence choice last year, is the ace of A&M’s pitching staff. Joe Hard- grove and Lou Little are credited with the other two Aggie victories. “The team is improving and looks ahead of last year’s squad,” said Coach Beau Bell. Last year’s team finished fourth in the con ference with an 8-7 record. Other starting positions for the Aggies will go to catcher Jim Wil liams, first baseman Lester Byrd, second baseman Charles Laissner, third baseman Jim Parrish, and shortstop Jim Dishman. In the outfield will be Eric Miller, John Stockton, and Bubba Hubbard. The Aggies open the Southwest conference season March 27 against the Rice Owls at Houston. The Battalion Lawrence Sullivan Ross, Founder of A^gie Traditions “Soldier, Statesman, Knightly Gentleman” The Battalion, official newspaper of the Agricultural and Mechan ical College of Texas, is published by students four times a week, during the regular school year. During the summer terms, and examination and vacation periods. The Battalion is published twice a week. Days ol publications arc Tuesday tlurough Friday for the regular school year, and Tuesday and Thursday during examination and vacation periods and the summer terms. Subscription rates $9.00 per year or $ .75 per month. Advertising rates furnished on request. KnterrU aa second-class matter at Post Office at College Station, Texas under the Act of Con- cresa of March 3. 1870. Member of The Associated Press Represented nationally bj National Advertlnln* Services. Inc., at New York City, Chicago, Lot Angeles, and San Fran cisco. The Associated Press is entitled exclusively to the use for republi cation of all news dispatches credited to it or not otherwise credited in the paper and local news of spontaneous origin published herein. Rights of republication of all other matter herein are also reserved. News contributions may be made by telephone (4-5444 or 4-7604) oi at the editorial office room, 202 Goodwin Hall. Classified ads may be placed.by telephone (4-5324) or at the Student Activities Office, Room 209 Goodwin Hall. Aggies Meet Riee, LSU Tomorrow Col. Frank Anderson will take nearly every varsity trackman to Houston this week-end. They will meet Rice and L. S. U. in a trian gular meet Saturday. Bobby Gross, Junior from Big Springs, will lead the team in the shot and discus. Gross has not been defeated this year. Dale DeRouen, Southwest Con ference mile champ, will lead the distance men. Other outstanding distance are: James Blaine, Bob Boles, Verlond Westmoreland, Wil liam Cocke, Carl Wilmesen, and Bob Hooper. In the hurdles it will be Glen Blake, Harley Hartung, Tom Dollahite, Kenth Fry, and Jim Hollingsworth. Entered in the sprints and middle distance for the Cadets there will be Don Tedder, Kyle Killogh, Carrol Goyer, Bobby McCarn, Terry Vetters, Carrol Libby, Gerald Stull, Wallace Kleb, and Frank Norris. Little compeption is expected in the distances but in the sprints the Owls are favored. L. S. U. has a group of fine middle distance men and sprinters. Rifle Team Is Host To ASC, St. Mary’s The Texas A&M Rifle team is host for the 1954 NRA intercollegi ate sectional tournament to be con ducted Saturday. The participating schools are A&M, Arlington state college, and St. Mary’s university. There will be both team events and individual competition. Official referee for the match, C. L. Shup- trine, inspector of police for the city- of Houston. MOW’D YOU LIKE TO... earn $5000 a year.. • be an officer in the air force... AMP get an exciting head start in jet aviation? Lt. John M. Gaskins and Aviation Cadet Selection Team No. 201 are coming to '1 exas A&M to show you how. They’ll be here 29, 30, 31 March and 1 April. Meet them at the MSC dur ing their stay. Mullen Defeats Boubel In Intramural Badminton In Open Badminton, George Mul len edged by Brose Boubel of A Armor, Wednesday, advancing him to the final play-off with Bill Bates. The final game will be play ed today (Thursday). HANDBALL A Ordnance and Squadron 14 will begin playing off the three way tie between A Ordnance, A In fantry, and Squadron 14, (Thurs day) today. A Infantry drew a bye and will play the winner of the A Ordnance-A Infantry game. VOLLEYBALL A Ordnance continued in the race for the upperclassman volley ball championship by defeating Squadron 9 in two exciting games, Wednesday. Students for A Ordn ance were Floyd Grimland, Sam Johnson, Gil Brigham, and John Stacha. Outstanding performers for Squadron 9 were Allen Davis and Bill Brooks. B Field Artillery won over Squadron 11, 2-1. Don Daniles and Steve Novosad of Squadron 11 played heads-up ball for the losing team. Outstanding players for B Field were Ronnie Hayes and Mark Lawley. A Chemical won two straight games over Squadron 2 today (Thursday). Barry Hart, Avery McKinney, and Criag Weigand were tops for A Chemical. Squad ron 2’s Ray Hadashel and Moise Adney were also top performers. Squadron 3 forfeited to A Tran sportation. Squadron 12 forfeited to Squad ron 7. Squadron 16 forfeited to A Armor. B Athletics forfeited to B Armor. UMPIRES NEEDED The Intramural Department is in need of softball umpires. Anyone interested contact the Intramural Office in De Ware Field House. Umpires will work five days a week and will receive $1.00 per hour. WELCOME TO ALL AGGIES AND We Specialize in Fine . . . AMERICAN & MEXICAN DISHES Sunday 11 A.M. - 11 P.M. ZARA RE’S RESTAURANT 4 Blks. East of llwy. 6 on Sulphur Springs Road Livestock Judgers Win Second Place The Junior Livestock Judging Team at Texas A&M College took 40,072 points to win second place in the Intercollegiate Livestock Judg ing Contest in Oklahoma City re cently. Team members are Billy Steele of Streetman, William Helbig of Knippa, James Welgehausen of Frederickburg, Kenneth Killion of Elkhart and Franklin Parker of Miami. Dale Handlin of the A&M Animal Husbandry Department is team couch. Welgehausen earned 840 points for high place on the five-man Ag gie team and sixth individual place in the overall contest. Helbig was eighth and Steele was tenth. The Aggie group, all of whom won first place in sheep judging and second in swine. Clubs Musi Get High School Rooms Members of home town clubs and other students desiring space for High School visitors for High School Day should first utilize single vacancies and vacancies created by students clearing the campus for the weekend. If sufficient space cannot be found in this manner then students should contact the Housing Office in Goodwin Hall for the use of rooms which are entirely vacant. 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