Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978



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Organizations to profit by $10 fee increase • Dr. Armstrong's death grieved; Campus numbed at great loss • Dr. Philip to celebrate 30th Messiah concert • Student group to help plan Ursinus' growth • Tense performance hypnotizes audience • In memoriam • A challenge to those who would avert starvation • Black stereotype: A dead era • "Candlelight and roses" to be Jr. Prom theme • Letters: Focus attacks fielded; Weekly policy criticized • Culture fans may migrate to New York • Poverty pocket thrives in Bomberger catacomb • Focus printed • Strict rules challenged by student assembly speaker • Diskin sails on ship Hope • Gulf Oil grants $1,000 to Chem. Department • Can Thompson-Gay become a Palestra? A title is at stake! • "Jets" thwarted in title quest; Will return for it next year • Bears finish losing season; Disappointment mars end • On Derr steps, Joey Hindle lives! • ZX beats Flowers, wins championships • Greek gleanings

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania


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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 67, Number 5.

Herbert C. Smith, editor.

The Ursinus Weekly, December 5, 1967



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