Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978



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Fleet men and Penn transfers comprise new group of seventy-five Navy trainees • Old timers to return for reunion Saturday • Student body is third largest in history with 107 freshmen • Weekly ranks high in press rating • Lecturer to discuss post war France at forum Wednesday • Freshmen are safe for week, say sophs • Students ask $561 in war fund drive • Fleet men relate overseas experiences • Miss Yanish to discuss dancing at phys ed club tonight in gym • Faith is basic, asserts Rev. Shafer • Weekly staff to meet tomorrow • Mrs. McClure entertains frosh • Practicing lawyers accept positions on college faculty • Ursinus girls invade campus dorms as outnumbered civilian men retreat • Y welcomes frosh at annual reception • Penn State grad plans college meals • Native Venezuelan enrolls here • Ursinus suffers first hockey loss after two years • Landis sparks jayvees in 2-0 win over Beaver • Beaverites down Snell's belles, 2-0 • Agnew, Roscoe star as bears drop Lafayette game, 34-21 • Capricious canoeists explore the Perk which fails to dampen spirits, but - • Bears turn back Bloomsburg, 13-6 • Students hear Norman Thomas speak at socialist rally Friday

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Ursinus College


Collegeville, Pennsylvania


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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 44, Number 1.

Joy Harter and Adele Kuntz, editors-in-chief.

The Ursinus Weekly, November 6, 1944



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