The Battalion. (College Station, Tex.) 1893-current, February 29, 1956, Image 4

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Page 4 THE BATTALION Wednesday, February 29, 1996 News of the World Center By The ASSOCIATED PRESS AUSTIN—The Daily Texan, student publication at the University of Texas was ordered to withhold from yester day’s publication an editorial on political consequences of the veto of the Natural Gas Harris Bill. The editorial was ordered withheld by Harrell Lee, ed itorial director of Texas Student Publications, and Dr. De- Witt Reddick, acting director of the School of Journalism. Yesterday’s development was the latest in a growing controversy between Willie Morris, student editor, and the University Board of Regents over Morris’ presentation of editorial views. Morris has accused the regents of trying to impose censorship. A section of the editorial page was left blank. Dr. Reddick said yesterday that the editorial “was a continuation of a practice that the Board of Student Publi cations in its policies had said should not be followed. It was a presentation of sweeping statements that were not sub stantiated by a basis of fact and a continuation of one par ticular point of view the Texan has been following without the presentation of any diverse points of view.” In the editorial Morris wrote that by the veto of the Harris bill the President “served the best interest of the nation.” The bill sought to exempt independent gas producers from federal price fixing authority and had strong support in Texas. News The following activities are scheduled for tonight: 5:15 p.m.—MSC Speakei’s Group will meet in room 2A and 2B. 6 p.m.—MSC Great Issues Din ner will be held in rooms 2C and 2D. 9 p.m.—MSC Great Issues Recep tion in rooms 2C and 2D. MSC Great Issues Committee will pi'esent Hodding Carter, a noted authority on segregation, who will speak on “The New South- ern Rebellion.” The speech will be at 8 p.m. in the MSC Ballroom. Great Issues season tickets will be honored and tickets will be sold at the desk. The Self Improvement Speech Committee meets in rooms 2C and 3C at 5:15 today. Reservations for each meeting should be made be fore 2 p.m. the preceding day. HOW TO MAKE SOME OF AMERICA’S PROSPERITY STICK TO YOUR FINGERS ★ ★ ★ Short Courses Held Here The Civil Engineering Depart ment will sponsor a Water and Sewage Short Course March 4-9 with Joe H. Sorrels serving as chairman. Six-hundred and eighty persons are expected to attend the meetings which will be held in the available rooms of the Center, with luncheons and banquets scheduled throughout the week. Registration will be held in the Serpentine Lounge of the MSC beginning at 3 p.m. March 4, and will continue until 8 a.m. March 5. There will be a registration fee of $2 per pel-son. A Dairy Manufacturers Course is scheduled for March 14-15. The course is to be sponsored by the Dairy Husbandi'y Department with A. V. Mooi'e chaiianan. Meetings will be in the assembly room of the Memoi’ial Student Center. A ban quet will be held in the balli'oom at 7 p.m. on Max-ch 14. Registx-a- tion will be held in the Sex-peptine Lounge on the second flooi' of the MSC from 8 to 10 a.m. Mai*ch 14. A i-egisti’ation fee of $5 per pei’son will be chax-ged the approximately 85 dairymen who ax-e expected to register for the short coux*se. Unlicensed Dogs Being Picked Up City authorities are now picking up unlicensed dogs found in the city limits, according to Ran Bos well, city managei\ “We have picked up 21 dogs since last Friday,” Boswell said. “We keep a dog for 48 hours be- fox-e we destroy it.” Licenses have been issued to 215 dogs so far, a drop from 239 at this time last year, Boswell added. “Anyone wishing to reclaim a dog ox- get one may do so by pay ing the city dog tax at the City Hall, and having him vaccinated. If you’re like most Americans, you’re earning more now than ever before. But if you’re like a lot of us, you’re having a tough time trying to hang on to this extra money. What comes easy—seems to go just as easily. Spending a little too freely and going a little too far into debt may be tempting, but it certainly isn’t wise. Actually, now is the best oppor tunity you’ll ever have save. What most of us need is a simple, sys tematic savings plan—one that will work automatically and pay off with guaranteed results. Your Government has provided just such a plan. And over 40 million Americans are already cashing in on it. 'Why don’t you join them? Sign up for U. S. Series E Savings Bonds on the Payroll Savings Plan where you work. Or buy Bonds reg ularly where you bank. As little as $18.75 a month invested in Savings Bonds will give you a cash backlog of $1,182.60 in just 5 years— $2,456.70 in 9 years and 8 months. There are three good reasons why U. S. Savings Bonds should be part of every investment program. They're safe—your principal is never subject to market fluctuation. They're sure—Bonds pay an average of 3% per year, compounded semiannually when held to maturity. They're liquid—you can always cash them, if you have to, after you’ve held them for 2 months. Treasury Secretary Humphrey recently said, “The continued success of our econ omy depends not only upon the Govern ment, but upon the efforts of all the people trying to do a little more for them selves and their loved ones. It is the sum total of all these individual efforts that makes our system superior to anything known in this world before.” Let’s apply his words to our private affairs. And the best thing that you can do for your loved ones is to buy wisely—save sensibly—and preserve our American pros-; perity for them! Branson Attends Di\ R. E. Bx-anson, of the Agri- cultux-al Economics and Sociology Depai'tment, x-epx-esented the Texas Agx-icultural Experiment Station at a meeting of the Southern Re gion Poultx-y Marketing Research Committee x-ecently at Fayetteville, Ax-k. The Committee made plans for fux-ther studies ixx the improve ment of mai-keting of poultx-y and egg px-oducts. Upper Michigan’s iron mines pi-oduced approximately 13 million tons of ox-e in 1950. But in 1915 they pi-oduced more than 19 mil lion tons. BARBECUE... Served with your Favorite Beverage Old Hrdlika Place FRITZ & JOE S CAFE On Claypit Road For the big things in your life, be ready with U. S. Savings Bonds .The U. S. Government does not pay for this advertising. 7he Treasury Department thanks, for their patriotic donation, the Advertising Council and The BattaLion LI’L ABNER By AI Capp P O G O By Walt Kelly Ag Players Holding Final Rehearsals The Aggie Players are moving into final x-ehearsals of “Family Portrait”, a px-e-Easter play to be presented March 23, through 27 in co-ordination with the College Sta tion Council of Church Women. Costuming and distribution of tick ets are being handled by the Coun cil of Chui*ch Women, headed by Mis. J. B. Baty. “The play is not an attempt to tell the entire Easter story,” Di- x-ector C. K. Esten said. “It relates the feelings of Christ’s family and neighboi-s towax-ds his ministry. •The story is timeless.” For these reasons the costuming will not be dated but will consist of present day appai - el. The de signing of the sets will stress sim plicity, to high-light the portrayals of the charactex-s. Several of the local churches are Naval Enlistments Now Being Taken Naval Security Group Division 8-19S with headquartex-s on the A&M campus is now taking enlist ments, accoi'ding to Lt. Thomas E. Comfort, commanding officer. “We ax-e now tx-aining recruits in i-adio code,” Lt. Comfox-t said. “The detachment meets each Wed nesday night from Y to 9:30 in room 125 of the Academic Build ing.” All civilian students, former navy, and other interested men are eligible to join, but ROT.C students under contx-act c&li riot participate. planning to use a night’s perform ance as their pre-Easter service during the week. Each church has been allotted a block of 200 tick ets for each pei'fox-mance. The cast will feature Florence Delaplane as Mary, the mother of Jesus. Also in the cast are Lane and Allan Coulter, Don Fisher, Bill Swann, Chris Pavelka, Ardith Mel- loh, Gene Logan, Toby Hughes, Roy Cline, Joe Dannenbaum, Helen Page, Lari Wester, Roger Clark, Clint White, Connie Eekard, Bill Fink, Iris Bullard, Charles Ware, Helen Brady, Ronald Rxith, Shirley Smith, Evelyn King, Dan Ellington, Barbara Johnson, Pat Huebner, Jim Leissnei- and Phil McNemer. Foreign Grads From 51 Countries Fifty-one students, from 21 for eign countries, are currently en rolled in the graduate school at A&M. Fourteen of these stxidents are fx-om India, eight from Peru, five from Mexico, three fx-om both Nox-- way and Pakistan, and two from Egypt and Argentina. Brazil, Can ada, Ceylon, Columbia, Denmark, Gi'eece, Japan, Korea, Holland, Palestine, Panama, Paraguay, Phil ippines and Puerto Rico have one student each. The names and home addresses of the students are available at the office of the dean of the grad uate school. We Highly Recommend To You SPRED SATIN—100% Latex Paint SPRED SATIN is the most beau, tiful, most washable, easiest-to- use paint we’ve ever seen. Do It Yourself and get beautiful results on walls and woodwork. CHAPMAN’S PAINT & WALLPAPER CO. Next to Post Office A&M Students Practice Teach Nine education and three physi- cal education majoi’s will practice teach this semester at Stephen F. Austin High School and Lamar Junior High School. The pi’actice teaching is for Ed ucation 212 which is now required for a teaching certificate. It is a six-hour credit course for sen iors. “The students will observe for two or three weeks before actually starting to teach,” said H. W. Cook, principal of Austin. “They will teach the whole semester or a major portion of it.” Steve Love, fifth-year student, Rodolfo Hernandez and Gerald R. Andexson, seniors, ax-e teaching biology at Austin. Senioi's Gary Palmer and Kerry Whitton are teaching a course in American his tory while James Braeutigam, sen ior, is an algebxa instinxctor. At Lamar seniors John Forten berry and Lawrence Layman are teaching math. Sixth-year student Charles Gabriel and senior Tommy Sawyer are instructing world his tory class. Jake Hinson and Geoxge Johnston, seniors, are working with the Physical Educa tion Department. ROPED IN BY WASHDAY WOES? LET US SET YOU FREE! Thanks to our quick efficient service, your laundry is done in a jigtime. 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