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Speakers urge more humor, courtesy and Christian living at all-Ursinus conference • Governor names Mr. Helfferich to Pa. educ. council • Next forum to present Dr. Everett R. Clinchy • Women to hold hobby conference, Wednesday • F.D.R. wins straw vote at Harrisburg conclave • Daniel Reed to do monologues on "Spoon River Anthology" • Ursinus is represented by three at TKA convention • Barnard upholds Amer. govt. for basic pol. science class • Historical encyclopedia contains articles by Carter • Pres. McClure will address Girard College student body • Fireside chats analyze Christianity in college • Co-eds rush preparation for medieval May pageant: "The King's daughters" • Registrar Sheeder addresses Pennsburg School assembly • I.R.C. will sponsor mock trial of Hitler • Club hears talk in French • German Club holds quiz • Physician talks to pre-meds. on causes of eye diseases • Team eyes weather as busy program appears • Jingmen down Lehigh in season opener, 2-0 • Seven girl courtsters to be honored Wed. • Callow thinks job is to form impressions • Jayvees hopeful for beginner with Perkiomen on Wednesday • Twelve aspirants report for tennis; to meet Mules Wed. • Cricket season to start with game at Princeton, Saturday • Cliff Calvert to coach baseball and football for Merchantville • "Jing" Johnson's career includes coaching at Bucknell and Lehigh • Preceptresses addressed by ex-dean of women at Whittier • Alspach names John Wise head of class day committee • Seven from Ursinus attend collegiate chemistry meeting • Meistersingers close season; group attends opera "Aida" • Pre-meds arrange for trip to visit centers of medicine • Dr. White injured • Allen to speak at English Club

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Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, newspaper, Donald L. Helfferich, Sherwood Eddy, Ivor Griffith, J. Lynn Barnard, debate team, Norman E. McClure, YMCA, YWCA, Harvey L. Carter, Franklin I. Sheeder, May Day pageant, International Relations Club, M. C. Mollier, J. E. Beideman, baseball, basketball, Russell Callow, Russell Johnson, cricket, tennis, Clifford Calvert, Louise Phuetze, Elizabeth B. White


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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 38, Number 23.

Nicholas Barry, editor-in-chief.

The Ursinus Weekly, April 22, 1940



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