The Battalion. (College Station, Tex.) 1893-current, April 27, 1961, Image 2

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Page 2 THE BATTALION College Station, Texas Thursday, April 27, 1961 CADET SLOUCH by Jim Earle Sound Off i Social Calendar (Editor’s note: Following are the last of several letters sent to The Battalion by candidates for various posts in the Student Sen ate. The election was held today in the Memorial Student Center. Letters were published as they arrived at The Battalion office; these letters arrived after the deadline for Wednesday’s Battal ion.) \ .. representation 9 . and then this Aggie started a countdown by WASH and WEAR Sporfshirts Truxul Here’s the Ivy sportshirt you’ve been looking for . . . craft-tailored by Tmval with cuffed sleeve, box pleat and shirt tails, it gives you Ivy-inspired styling at its Casual best . . . tapered body for trim fit. Buy several today I THE EXCHANGE STORE “SERVING TEXAS AGGIES” THE BATTALION Opinions expressed in The Battalion are those of the stu dent writers only. The Battalion is a non-tax-suppei'ted, non profit, self-supporting educational enterprise edited and op erated by students as a community newspaper and is under the supervision of the director of Student Publications at Texas A&M College. Members of the Student Publications Board are L. A. Duewall, director of Student Publications, chairman ; Allen Schrader, School of Arts and Sciences; Willard I. Truettner, School of Engineering ; Otto R. Kunze, School of Agriculture; and Dr. E. D. McMurry, School of Veterinary Medicine. The Associated Press is entitled exclusively to the use for republication 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 here in are also reserved. The Battalion, a student newspaper at Texas A.&M. is published in College Sta tion, Texas, daily except Saturday, Sunday, and Monday, and holiday periods, Septem ber through May, and once a week during summer school. Entered as second-class Batter at the Post Office h College Station, Texas, under the Act of Con gress of March 8, 1870. MEMBER: The Associated Pres» Texas Press Assn. Represented nationally by National Advertising Services, Inc., New York City,* Chicago, Los An geles and San Francisco. News contributions may be made by telephoning VI 6-6618 or VI 6-4910 or at the editorial office, Room 4, YMCA. For advertising or delivery call VI 6-6416. Mail subscriptions are $3.60 per semester; $6 per school year, $6.60 per full year. Advertising rate furnished on request. Address: The Battalion, Room 4, YMCA, College Station, Texas. BILL HICKLIN EDITOR Bob Sloan Managing Editor Joe Callicoatte Sports Editor Tommy Holbein, Alan Payne News Editors Jim Gibson, Bob Roberts Editorial Writers Jim Earle Cartoonist Larry Smith Assistant Sports Editor Bob Mitchell, Ronnie Bookman, Robert Denney, Gerry Brown Staff Writers Johnny Herrin Photographer Editor, The Battalion: “The Student Senate is the gov erning body of the students.” This statement is quoted from the college Regulations on stu dent government defining our stu dent senate. Today does this or ganization reflect the opinions of students by its constituted pow ers ? To many freshmen the name was first mentioned last Friday at the Muster. With their inter est and knowledge of student gov ernment how can the Student Senate maintain true represen tation of the students ? The only remedy is to create an interest and knowledge of hap penings in our college. Mainly I propose the class officers be ad mitted to the Student Senate and charged with the responsibility to inform the class through meet ings, etc. This will create the class officer as a true represent ative of his classmates. In Tuesday’s Battalion Hugh McDaniel and Bill Snead propos- Intergra lion Forced By Court Action By The Assocatcd Press WASHINGTON — The Justice Department today brought court action to force a reopening on a racially integrated basis of the shut-down public school system in Prince Edward County, Va. Atty. Gen. Robert F. Kennedy announced he has filed a motion in the federal district court in Richmond, asking leave to inter vene as a coplaintiff in a deseg regation suit originally brought by Negro, high school students in 1952. * FOR A BEAUTIFUL THESIS OR OTHER PAPER HAVE IT TYPED BY MRS. ROY CARPENTER 300 Elm Street (Corner Elm and Cavitt) Bryan, Texas Telephone TA 3-3695 TV - Radio - Hi-Fi Service & Repair GILS RADIO & TV TA 2-0826 2403 S. College • 24 Hour Wrecker Service • Whitley’s Auto Parts WE BUY BURNED & WRECKED CARS & TRUCKS S Miles West of Courthouse on Highway 21 BRYAN, TEXAS H. L. WHITLEY. JR., OWNEB Phone TA 2-6840 JIM M. PYE ’58 REPRESENTING Metropolitan Life Ins. VI 6-5055 TA 2-6232 401 Cross St. C. S. Gulfpride, Esso, Havoline, Sinclair Oils 29c Qt. RC Champion Sparkplugs....29c Discount Auto Parts AT JOE FAULK’S 214 N. Bryan SAE 30 Motor Oil 18c Qt. HOME & CAR RADIO REPAIRS SALES & SERVICE KEN’S RADIO & TV 303 W. 26th TA 2-2819 TYPEWRITERS Rentals - Sales - Service - Terms Distributors For: Royal and Victor Calculators & Adding Matchine* CATES TYPEWRITER CO- 909 S. Main TA 2-6000 • ENGINEERING AND ARCHITECTURAL SUPPLIES • BLUE LINE PRINTS • BLUE PRINTS • PHOTOSTATS SCOATES INDUSTRIES 603 Old Sulphur Springs Road BRYAN. TEXAS SOSOLiK'S T. V., Radio, Phono., Car Radio Transistor Radio Service 713 S. Main TA 2-1941 ed certain policies which I am in support of. Only with this sug gested action I believe the Stu dent Senate can reach its poten tial. The caliber and accomplish ments of office holders would in crease, creating a stronger and more effective student governing body. I am seeking the office of re cording secretary and if I am elected will represent the student body. With this in mind I be lieve it is my duty to express my position to enable the voters to better choose candidates of his choice. In conclusion consider your candidates for what they have done and said for they are inter ested in your student govern ment. Frank R. Kiolbassa, ’64 Candidate for Student Senate - Recording Secretary ★ ★ ★ ‘ diligently 9 Editor, The Battalion: Aggies, it is a pleasure to be given the opportunity to give you a little information about the role of the Student Senate Student Life Committee, the chairman ship for which I am running. Information on what the sen ate has done and will do is lack ing, but I believe the interest shown by candidates this year shows that something is being done to promote this, our student government body—the voice of the A&M students. , The Student Life Committee handles such problems as policies concerning Aggie traditions, staff-student relationships and policies of student life. It pro vides liaison between faculty and administration and the students, as well as working with the other three standing committees—Is sues, Welfare and Public Rela tions—in the investigations and making of recommendations on academic and social problems, health and recreation issues and the housing situation to college governing bodies. There briefly are the powers and responsibili ties of the office I am seeking— Student Life Committee Chair man. I pledge myself to work dili gently to see ,that every matter brought before the Senate re ceives adequate appraisal and persuit to insure that the wishes of the student body are carried out for the benefit of A&M. Larry W. Wallace, ’62 Candidate for Chairman Student Life Committee Student Senate The following organizations will meet on campus tonight: The Amarillo Hometown Club will meet in Room 203 of the Academic Building at 7:30 p.m. This is an important meeting as officers for next year will be elec ted. Refreshments will be serv ed. The Corpus Christi Hometown Club will meet in the Directorate Office of the Memorial Student Center at 7:30 p.m. The El Paso Hometown Club will meet in Room 207 of the Academic Building at 7:30 p.m. The San Angelo-West Texas Hometown Club will hold a meet ing in Room 204 of the Agricul ture Building at 7:30 p.m. The Odessa Hometown Club will get together in the Coffee Shop of the MSC at 7:30 p.m. Officers for next year will be elected. The Tyler-Smith County Home town Club will meet in the YM CA at 7:30 p.m. The Texarkana Hometown Club will hold a meeting in Room 305 of the Academic Building at 7:30 p.m. The Bay Area Hometown Club will meet in Room 225 of the Academic Building at 7:30 p.m. The Marshall Hometown Club will get together in the YMCA at 7:30 p.m. The San Antonio Hometown Club will meet in Room 205 of the Academic Building at 7:30 p.m. The Bell County Hometown Club will meet in Room 2-D of the MSC at 7:30 p.m. TRIANGLE DRIVE-IN NEW MANAGER’S GET ACQUAINTED SALE Fin 10? DRINK FREE WITH EACH 25^ HAMBURGER YOU BUY REACH/? STO isXTRA POOD ® ' 5 LB. BAG IMPERIAL SUGAR TIDE WASHING POWDER ASSORTED FLAVORS GOLDEN AGE DRINKS PLUS DEPOSIT Q* 10< CREAMLAND OR SILVER SEAL ICE CREAM FEATHER CREST EGGS y 2 GAL. SQ. CARTON GRADE A MEDIUM 2 DOZEN 59 n TOP KICK DOG FOOD . .... 13 cans $1.00 Betty Crocker or Puffin Biscuits . 13 cans $1.00 MORTON’S TEA .... M lb. box 29c Kraft’s Miracle Whip Salad Dressing . . qt. 49c Rath Luncheon Meat. . . . 12 oz. can 39c Stokely’s Pie Cherries ... 2 303 cans 49c Hillsdale Sliced Pineapple . . 2 303 cans 49c HUNT’S TOMATO JUICE . . 2 qt. cans 49c STARKIST TUNA chunk style . ^flat can 29c Golden Brown Breaded Shrimp . 10 oz. pkg. 39c RUBY m GRAPEFRUIT 5 lb. bag 25c Russet or Red Potatoes .... 10 lbs. 49c Valley Sweet Oranges .... 5 lbs. 35c Fresh Cello Carrots ...... 2 bags 25c LEAN TENDER CROWN ROAST lb. 39 LEAN SHOULDER STEAK lb. 49< Swift Premium Fryers. whole lb. 29c BRISKET STEW . lb. 39c HORMEL FRANKS lb. 49c Rath Blackhawk BACON. . . lb. 55c SPECIALS GOOD APRIL 27 - 28 - 29, 1961 MILLER'S SUPER ^ MARKET 3800 TEXAS AVENUE VI 6-6613 PEANUTS By Charles M. Schuk HOW CAN A PERSOH J(J$T DECIDE WHAT HE'S 60INS TO THINK?, D0E5NT HE HAVE TO THINK FIR6T AND THEN TRV TO DISCOVER 0JHAT IT (5 THAT 7 HE'S THOUGHT AMI ( Professor Departmei Meteoroloj ence in Ne Tuesday. T a current Engineers chartrain. 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