Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978



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May Day cast chosen; Practices begin this week • "Arsenic and Old Lace" is underway • Methods discussed by archaeologist • John Billman named head of IRC for coming year • McClure urges students to take army tests • French Club to present pianist, vocalists in recital • 35 "Weekly" workers honored at banquet • Varsity Club plans big weekend; Variety show, dance listed April 27, 28 • Ursinus to be honored by Newcomen Society May 24 • Self-help jobs available; Letters must be written • Many jobs available to Spring graduates • '51ers forced to break up as Fisher must leave for U.S. Navy service • Editorials: Opinions sought; Honor comes to Ursinus • Letters to the editor • Advice to book buyers • Truman decision upheld • Junior Prom traditions seen through years; Theme varies • Poll reveals students' views on MacArthur ouster • Local character, "Little Mink," writes parents about college • Preparing catalogue is year-round job, Dr. Phillips says • Moravian beats Ursinus in first home game, 7-3 • Mrs. Whiting stars as player, coach • Bruin team loses fourth straight to Temple nine • Bears defeated in trial meet • Movie to be shown • Two fireside chats planned for separate meetings April 18

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Ursinus College


Collegeville, Pennsylvania


Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, newspaper, May Day pageant, Selective Service, Norman E. McClure, Varsity Club, Curtain Club, Rhys Carpenter, John Billman, International Relations Club, French Club, '51ers, Russ Fisher, Navy, Placement Office, Newcomen Society of England, Junior Prom, Harry S. Truman, Douglas MacArthur, William J. Phillips, William S. Pettit, registrar, baseball, Natalie Whiting, track team, YMCA, YWCA


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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 50, Number 20.

Mary Yost, editor-in-chief.

The Ursinus Weekly, April 16, 1951



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