Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978



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Dance, banquet to highlight eventful pre-Christmas week • Large audience lauds "Messiah" presentation • Barrett-Browning story lives again at Ursinus in Curtain Club drama • Thirteen Ursinus seniors will appear in '47-'48 "Who's Who Among Students" • Unique game opens junior band drive • European aid poll sponsored by PAC • Rettew presents Christmas story for candlelight vesper service • Ursinus group gains experience at debate tourney in Vermont • Freshmen issue first copy of new "Highlights of '51" • Christmas carols to echo over campus Wednesday night in traditional custom • Dormitory thefts solved; Local man pleads guilty • WSGA passes two regulations • Poem by Wentzel selected for anthology publication • Dr. Miller AVC forum guest • Commentator: The Geneva conference • Room for improvement • Alumni-society notes • Important notice • The Christmas season • Rebellion and war part of daily life for Bob Hekking, formerly of Shanghai • More college musical talent discovered as two sophs make hit in swing trio • Vox pop • Shreiner behind Ruby 100% • On the boards • Court mentor Seeders commends enthusiasm of this year's team • "Kimono kids" trip Bearettes, 2-0, in field hockey upset • Local wrestlers drill for Haverford match • Basketeers down Elizabethtown, 46-42, in season's inaugural: Varsity stops last minute E-Town surge; JV's baffled by visitors' zone defense • Local mermaid squad prepares for '48 debut under new instructor • Dinners planned to honor football and soccer teams • Bears, Pharmacy "5" tangle tomorrow • Tentative arrangements planned for intra-mural court tourney • Shreiner-Hobson annexes crown in interdorm hockey loop race • Ski Club arranges meeting • Business Administration group hears talk on life insurance career • "Political confusion" to be topic for PAC commission • Simons chosen for soccer finals • Day Study girls conduct drive • Annex students form "Hillbilly Band"; To play at Spanish Club meeting tonite • Curtain Club plans purchases

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Ursinus College


Collegeville, Pennsylvania


Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, newspaper, Richard Wentzel, student government, military veterans, chapel attendance, debate team, Leon Erdang, Tom McKenzie, Jerry Seeders, wrestling, basketball, swimming, field hockey, Norman Rowley, soccer, Archie Simons


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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 47, Number 11.

Robert Juppe, editor-in-chief.

The Ursinus Weekly, December 15, 1947



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