Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978



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Famed puppeteer to perform here • 520 students is record enrollment • Once a green band, always a green band, co-eds decree • Y groups to again stage mammoth doggy roast • President's speech opens 68th year • College growth seen in housing, faculty • Costume drama to be 1st Curtain Club play • Frosh less numerous than last year, go through annual induction • Baird, Irwin publish frosh handbook with altered cover • 1000 people attend religious sessions held during summer • Dr. Heiges married in July to former college dean • First Alumni Journal published August • Veterans form nucleus of line as sophomores press upperclassmen hard for backfield berths • Sports tickets to be given students for home games • Ursinus 1st test for Bison coach • Doc's soccer squad, with only 5 veterans, drills for opener • Phys. Ed. dep't backs fall tennis tourney • Co-ed tennis ace continues to gain wider court renown • 7th men's dorm enters this year's intramural competition • Rec hall is not yet wreck hall: the music's the thing

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Ursinus College


Collegeville, Pennsylvania


Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, newspaper, Walter Wilkinson, Norman E. McClure, YMCA, YWCA, student housing, enrollment, Jesse Heiges, freshmen customs, soccer, football, Madge Harshaw, tennis


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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 36, Number 1.

Vernon Groff, editor-in-chief.

The Ursinus Weekly, September 20, 1937



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