Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978



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Hoffert chosen to lead YMCA; Wurster veep • Meistersingers sing in Maryland, Washington, D.C. • Ursinus women elect Burgoon, Nelson, Sheese; 72% turnout for WSGA, YWCA, WAA vote • Four profs discuss three decades of moving events • New Varsity Club loan plan meets presidential approval • Special Forum features Curtis string quartet • Tibetan student shows rare films of his homeland • Academy of Music to present Garner • Students stress cigarette search • Editorial: Extra edition; Common sense • Letters to the editor • Ursinus in the past • Grandfather Mencken • "A pair of lunatics" • Slaves of fear • Chapel commentary • Lacrosse twelve sweeps Swarthmore girls, 8-3; Hamilton, Crosley star • Veteran players set for softball • Blue Hens swamp Bear diamondmen in slugfest, 19-6 • Lions shade Bear cindermen; U.C. two mile mark topples • "U" tennis team has high hopes; Improvement seen • Outing, varsity clubs schedule parachutist for talk, film tomorrow • Visiting psychology lecturer talks to three Ursinus groups Monday • Band leader initiated into music fraternity • Outdoor jazz program offered here April 22 • Marine selection team to visit Ursinus campus

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania


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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 60, Number 18.

John R. Swinton, editor.

The Ursinus Weekly, April 17, 1961



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