Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978



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Banquet and party will highlight gala Christmas season • Whiteleather condemns Britain's foreign policy; minimizes fears of Russia • Four soloists and large student chorus score in seventh "Messiah" presentation • Final event will honor Ursinians now overseas • Lt. Ehret '39, killed on European front • Candlelight vespers features carols and Christmas story • Sophs entertain frosh, V-12's at tea dance in dining room • Movie will portray medical WAC jobs • Mrs. McClure will entertain girls tonight and tomorrow • Ex-Ursinus students graduate from N.Y. midshipmen's school • Coeds to hold dormitory "dawn patrols" with much food and no sleep Wednesday • Ursinus reaches goal in 6th war loan drive • Haines sets deadline for Lantern • Puff stuff is scarce; kids burn but no smoke • Ursinus bows, 70-32, to Valley Forge Medics paced by all-Americans • Girls' varsity has only two veterans • Johnson '16, receives Middle Atlantic award • Men to receive varsity letters • Thirteen come out for wrestling team • Army nurse tells of wounded doughboys

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Ursinus College


Collegeville, Pennsylvania


Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, newspaper, Christmas, Messiah, War Loan drive, Melvin K. Whiteleather, Robert W. Ehret, Women's Army Corps, Navy, V-12, Lantern, basketball, Russell Johnson, wrestling


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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 44, Number 6.

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

The Ursinus Weekly, December 18, 1944



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