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Capacity audience hears third annual presentation of 'Messiah' • Christmas play given for vespers program • Parties, communion service to climax Christmas week here • Dr. Miller tells IRC-Haines meeting of Japan's aim at world domination • Medical films will be shown pre-med soc. • McClures entertain women this evening and tomorrow • Varied colors, fabrics shown by Dr. Bertolet • Historian edits adventures of the polished apple • Fifteen football and eleven soccer U's awarded for fall sports season • Bears scrimmage Penn, Temple in tests of strength • Snell watches hopefuls in pre-season drills • 26 grunt, groan as wrestlers prim • Kellett holds practices for large frosh squad • Look ahead to December 25 • Registrar learns ACE freshmen test results • New Rosicrucians meet with permanent group • Women debate Temple and Penn State on hemisphere union • 'Christmas week at Ursinus' is theme of manuscript group • Jane Vink to review poems of Hauseman at English Club • Ursinus co-eds speak at Women's Club tea • Men's debate admits two!

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Ursinus College


Collegeville, Pennsylvania


Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, newspaper, Messiah, Christmas, Eugene Miller, George W. Hartzell, Norman E. McClure, Elmer C. Bertolet, football, soccer, basketball, wrestling, debate team


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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 39, Number 12.

Nicholas Barry, editor-in-chief.

The Ursinus Weekly, December 16, 1940



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