Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978



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November elections and foreign policy to be forum topic • Curtain Club chooses cast for spring play; Hekking has lead role • Critic will discuss Irish poet Yeats • Vesper service led by Dr. Armstrong concludes successful "religious week" • Co-eds nominated for campus posts; election Wednesday • Chairmen, committees for May pageant are selected • All aboard for junior prom - Friday! • "Mikado" cast adds finishing touches • Thespians will stage Irish drama and skit • Red Cross drive nets $83 • Combined language club dance plans proposed by Spanish unit • Sororities to give fashion show • Movies shown to French Club • Newman Club plans party • Shocking findings abound in Ursinus' own Kinsey report • Prof. Witmer to retire at term's close; taught English classes here since 1920 • Off-campus quintet trips Curtis, 47-44, takes 'mural title • Girls' hoop squad ends season with eight wins • Lettermen raise wrestling to major sport category • Weineke changes offense as gridders begin practice • Opening track meet to be held Saturday • Bears cuff Elizabethtown, 4-3, in inaugural baseball contest • Golfers tackle Haverford in season's initial match • Softball team to play seven tilts; will open with Penn on Thursday • Six letter-winners answer call as women begin tennis practice • Day study wins cage crown • Political convention attended by twenty Ursinus students • Debate club to enter Ben Franklin tourney • Faculty members will be graded by Lehigh University students

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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 47, Number 19.

Robert Juppe, editor-in-chief.

The Ursinus Weekly, April 12, 1948



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