Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978



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Gillespie to play at Friday night senior formal • Men students cast 107-71 vote against dorm amendment • Music organizations to present "Messiah" in Bomberger chapel Thursday night • Y Commissions to meet; PAC plans Xmas party • Response to WSSF is "disappointing;" Receipts total $350 • Critic hails "Angel Street" as vehicle for superb thespian dramatic acting • Hungarian to address Tuesday night Forum • Twelve to become Rosicrucians • Yule traditions dominate ensuing campus activities • Bloodmobile to be at Trinity church Thursday morning • 26 are accepted by local chapter of Pi Gamma Mu • "Cafe Pigalle" to return to gym Saturday night • Mary MacPherson chosen May Queen; Marge Paynter named pageant manager • Editorial: Dynamic force • WSGA notes • Delta Pi Sigma welcomes ten off-campus men • English Club admits members • Revived rec center attracts many • 45 future teachers approach termination of tribulation • IRC hears attorney speak on problems of western nations • Ruby schedules photos, pushes subscriptions • Pigskin parade • Bears top textile 64-50 in court season inaugural • Six close careers on soccer squad • Derr deadlocks Albright 6-6 • Four senior girls play hockey finale • Grid player scans all-state selections • Ursinus grid aggregation suffers loss of twelve graduating upper classmen • Penn triumphs 3-1 over Ursinus girls • Reid Watson became football manager when injury benched former grid star • "Messiah" reputation stems from mastery of simple techniques • Eight teams compete in debate tournament • Chess team loses • Kershner does dialect in fourth lit reading

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania


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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 50, Number 9.

Willard Wetzel, editor-in-chief.

The Ursinus Weekly, December 4, 1950



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