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Lark of Drainage, Sewage
Systems Are Blow to
American Doctors Not Sent
By Organizations Out of
Place in Country
Hospital standards in India are
practically the same as in the
United States, but the fact that
the Indian people as a whole have
so much lower standards in sanita
tion and living in general retards
the work of the hospitals and mis
sion stations, acording to Dr.
Elizabeth Grace Lewis, jmedical
missionary, who spoke to the
Westminster association and the
Asklepiads at Westminster house
Dr. Lewis has been stationed in
India from before the World war
in several hospitals and missions.
She has just returned from Am
bala, The Punjab, where she has
worked in the interests of th»
Presbyterian church since 1918.
Government Has Hospitals
The speaker declared that there
was no place in India for Ameri
can medical practitioners unless
they are sent out by some organi
zation, because it means that
they are out to make money. The
government of India, she said, has
both a military medical service
with a station hospital in every
military center and a government
civil hospital in each of the im
These medical agencies are rap
idly being Indianized, acording to
Dr. Lewis. The Indians take their
preliminary work in Bombay or
Calcutta and then go to England
for their doctor’s degrees. The
native practitioners do not charge
fees for their services. They sell
drugs, in which the Indian people
have considerable faith, said Dr.
One of the native doctors in a
From Town 35c
Between any buildings on
large city has 300 or 400 patients
a day, for whom he merely fills
out prescriptions as fast as he can
write. Many of the native doctors
train their sons by having them
help in the business until they
have learned enough to be "ha
Dr. Lewis said that plagues,
especially bubonic, were quite
prevalent and dangerous, and that
tuberculosis was common among
the women and the hospital nurs
es. She explained that sanitation
was needed, for there is an almost
complete lack of drainage and
sewage systems, even the hospital
in Ambala having no running wa
ter, but only water from the city
Bad Conditions Unseen
When asjced about the conditions
reported in "Mother India,” Dr.
Lewis stated: "The conditions
which are described in the book
are in the main true, but they
aren’t so obvious to us. When
you know them, the people seem
much nicer. It is quite true, how
ever, in most respects, but it
just shows one side. I have seen
many of the things told of in the
book, but not often.”
The speaker centered her talk
around a party which she pretend
ed she was giving for a group of
Indian women friends, just as it
would be done in India. Seven
students of the University were
dressed in Indian costumes, which
Dr. Lewis explained to ihe 40 as
Vt . A. A. Announces First
Mass Meeting of Term
The Women's Athletic associa
tion will hold its first mass meet
ing of winter term at 5 this after
noon, according to an announce
ment by Jessie Puckett, president.
The organization, including both
old and new members, will meet
in room 121 of the Gerlinger build- j
ing to hear committee reports and
discuss initiation plans. Frances
Haberlach, vice-president, will talk
on the initiation which will be
held sometime during next week.
“HELLO” CUSTOM HERE
SAID TO BE DYING OUT
(Continued from Tape One)
\ tltion doesn’t necessarily convey
| the spirit. That a constant ob
servation of the tradition such as
during the changes of class hour
make it cumbersome and mean
At the present time the custom
' is not generally observed, although
1 one does hear an occasional “hello”
from someone he knows, but rarely
from a stranger unless a politi
cian angling for some campus pop
Haircut? Come In
Only Four More Days in January
To quickly dispose of many items of which we appear
to have on hand, and other items which we ha\e a
few odds and ends left we offer many MAIN! A INS
in trood standard merchandise.
Regular $3.50 now $2.45
$2.75 pens now $1
regular how S5e
$1.00 pennants now 70e
Pillows, Banners, Etc.
30 Per Cent Discount
20c values now 13c
25c. values now 17c
One values now 23c
50c values now 20c
Linen Table Sets at Half
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13th at Alder
By CAROL IIURLBURT
I’hi Kappa Psi
Flans House Party
The most different of any par
ties given at this time of year will
be a week-end party which Phi
Kappa Psi is planning for the com
ing Saturday and Sunday. The
fraternity is chartering the Ob
sidian club house on the McKenzie
river for the occasion. Bob John
son is chairman for the event.
t * *
Howard Page Marries
Miss Helen Addlesburger
Howard Page, graduate of the j
c lass of '30, and Miss Helen Ad- ■
dlesburger were married at a sim
ple church ceremony in Marshfield
on December 26. Fred Norton,
fraternity brother, was the best,
man. He is affiliated with Chi
After a trip through California,
Mr. and Mrs. Page are making
their home in Bay Point, Califor
nia, where Mr. Page is engaged
in business for the Coos Bay Lum
Solemnized Lust Sunday
The marriage of Miss Gladys
Bibbee of Eugene to Perry H.
Price of Thurston, Oregon, was
solemnized January 19 in Port
Mrs. Price is enrolled in special
work at the University, after hav
ing attended Spokane university
for two years. She is formerly
of Poison, Montana.
Mr. Price is a graduate of Ore
gon State college, but is now
studying for his master'e degree
in education here. He is affiliated
with Pi Kappa Phi.
Mr. and Mrs. Price are making
their home at 1761 Sylvan avenue,
+ * *
Barbara Straub Weds
A marriage announcement which
comes as a huge surprise is that
of Miss Barbara Straub to Ralph
Bates. The wedding was solem
nized in Portland at the home of
the bridegroom on January 6.
Mrs. Bates, who is formerly of
Berkeley, California, was a fresh
man on the campus last term. Mr.
Bates, who is affiliated with Sig
ma Phi Epsilon, was a junior last
term. He is also a football letter
Mr. and Mrs. Bates are making
their home in Portland.
* * *
liappa Delta Honors
Chaperon and Inspector
Kappa Delta honored its chap
eron, Mrs. Alberta Powell, and its
national inspector, Mrs. Thelma
Chisholm of Pullman, Washington,
at an informal tea given Monday
afternoon from 3:30 until 5 o'clock.
One hundred and fifty guests
Those who stood in the receiv
ing line were: Miss Dorothy Tur
ney, president of the house; Mrs.
Powell, Miss Chisholm; Mrs.
Charles Leslie Schwering, dean of
women; and Mrs. Thomas Hall,
president of the Eugene alumnae.
Miss Freda Stadter played a
number of piano solos. Miss El
eanor Jewett was chairman for the
Loro IVja W ill
Lore Deja, dancer, who will be
presented here on Friday evening,
Now Novels Put
Library Krcoives Works
By Noted Authors
The University library has re
ceived three new books during the
last week which have been cata
logued and are now ready for cir
“College,” by John Palmer Ca
vils, is a story of our educational
system and our present day col
lege life. Mr. Gavits says “there
is something wrong with our col
leges but no one can agree ex
actly what that something is, al
though most authorities will agree
on the fact that there is entirely
too much ‘passing the buck.’ ”
Seeking how to cure this “some
thing," Mr. Gavits has visited
many colleges and this book is the
result of his expedition.
"The Eagle and the Serpent,"
by Martin Luis Guzman, relates a
tale of a Mexican revolution. The
story is written with the eagle as
the symbol of democracy and the
serpent representing tyranny. The
author lias served under several
prominent Mexican generals and
knows many of their systems.
“Learn or Perish," by Dorothy
Canfield Fisher, is a call to edu
cators to refresh their personali
ties with new intellectual and cul
tural activities for the sake of
continuing our mental growth.
will be honored with a tea on
Thursday afternoon in Alumni hall
by the members of Master Dance !
group Mi.ss Marjorie Forshemer,
instructor in physical education, is
the sponsor of Master Dance.
Exchange Dinners Still
Principal Social Events
As usual the main social events
of the week are concentrated in
the exchange dinners. Tonight
Alpha Beta Chi will entertain for :
Delta Delta Delta, Alpha Omicron
Pi for Alpha Tau Omega, Delta j
Zeta for Kappa Sigma, Phi Gam- 1
ria Delta for Alpha Phi, Phi Sigma
Kappa for Gamma Phi Beta, Alpha
Chi Omega for Sigma Chi, Kappa
Alpha Theta for Sigma Alpha Ep
silon, Sigma Nu for Hendricks
hall, and Sigma Phi Epsilon for
Alpha Delta Pi.
Tomorrow night Gamma Phi
Beta will be entertained by Chi
Psi, Pi Beta Phi by Beta Theta
Pi, Delta Tau Delta by Delta Delta
Delta, Delta Zeta by Phi Delta
Theta, Phi Kappa Psi by Alpha
Omicron Pi, Phi Sigma Kappa by
Delta Zeta, and Kappa Alpha I
Theta by Sigma Chi.
* * * I
I’rof. and Mrs. Ganoe
Dinner Guests of Alpha XJ.
Professor and Mrs. John T.
Ganoe were guests of Alpha Up
silon at dinner on Tuesday.
# # *
Tom Dunham Returns
From Week-end of Sports
Tom Dunham, Phi Gamma Del
ta, returned Sunday from a week
end of winter sports at Blue River.
* * *
Province Director of
Delta /eta Visits Chapter
Mrs. Alice Wieman of Portland,
province director of Delta Zeta,
was a guest at the chapter house
the first of last week.
Mrs. Mowery Spends
Week-end in Portland
Mrs. Letitia Mowery, head resi
dent at the Delta Zeta house,
spent the week-end in Portland.
* * *
Friendly Hall To
The members of Friendly hall
will be hosts at a dinner-dance
Wednesday evening. Clair Meisel
is taking charge of the arrange
Bend Students Will Have
Instruction Ity Stillman
Bend students enrolled in the
University’s correspondence course
in accounting will receive person
al instruction when A. B. Stillman,
assistant professor of business ad,
goes to that city Thursday for a
two-day stay, it was announced at
the business ad school yesterday.
There are 16 enrolled, most of
them working for University cred
it, and it is thought that personal
instruction given once every month
or six weeks by a member of the
department will be of some help
to the students. If the plan is suc
cessful it will be carried out regu
And Pianist Show |
Misses Wyncl ami Kanzler
Give Joint Recital at
By DAVE WILSON
Satisfactory technique and cap
able interpretations marked the
performance of both Jane Kanz
ler, pianist, and Beulah Wynd, vio
linist, in the joint student recital
which they gave last night at the
Miss Wynd, a sophomore stu
dent of Rex Underwood, gave her
self no favors when she selected
her program pieces. Her opening
number, Sonata in A-major, by
Handel, was an intricate and dif
ficult composition, as were Arthur
Wright's "Spanyo,” Novacek’s
“Perpetuum mobile” and Vieux
temps "Fantasia Appassionata.”
In all of these, and especially in
the last, she displayed promising
execution. Her double-stops were
In her two contrasting numbers,
an air by Mattheson and “Menu
ett” by Mozart her tonal qualities
were pleasing and her transitions
Miss is.anzier ciia nor attempt
any of the heavily-chorded and
crashing compositions which most
piano recitalists include on their
programs, but in her three num
bers showed a pleasing natural
ness and simplicity which made it
a pleasure to hear her. In Mo
zart’s Adagio in E-flat major her
firm forearm action, flexible wrist
movement and light touch made
the slow-moving composition dis
play all its natural charm and
These qualities, combined with j
effective and discriminating use of
the pedal, made Debussy’s “Clair
de Lune” particularly enjoyable.
She concluded her part of the pro
gram by demonstrating with Schu
mann’s “Whims” that she could
do equal justice to a more eccen
tric and heavier-toned work.
See India Films
Dr. Mez Follows Movies
Willi Ghamli Lecture
Pictures of India taken during
the world debate tour in 1927-23,
were shown to the women’s de
bate squad last night by W. E.
Hempstead Jr., instructor in Eng
lish and one of the three men to
take the world debate tour. The
pictures were shown in connection
with Dr. John R. Mez’s extension
class on international trade poli
cies of the Pacific area, which was
held at 7:15 o'clock in 110 John
After the showing of the pic
tures, Dr. Mez lectured on India,
with special reference to Ghandi.
The women’s debate squad is us
ing the question this year, “Re
solved, that Ghandi has been a
benefit to India,” and the pictures
and lecture were for their benefit.
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WHAT SHOW TONIGHT?
McDonald — “Hew Moon,"
with Lawrence Tibbett.
Colonial — Gloria Swanson j
in "What a Widow.”
Rex — “Outside the Law," !
with Mary Nolan.
Heilig — "Personality,” with
State — "Lawful Larceny,”
and "Beyond the Rio Grande.”
“New Moon” Has Opera Stars
In one of the finest pictures of
the year, Lawrence Tibbett and
Grace Moore, famed Metropolitan
grand opera stars, are appearing
at the McDonald today and for the
rest of the week.
"New Moon” is an all-talking
adaptation of the whirlwind stage
success, made tuneful by the mu
sic of Sigmund Romberg.
The unusual inclusion of these
two stellar pames in the musical
world in a single production as
sures one of the most distinctive
productions of the year.
The rest of the cast includes
Adolphe Menjou, Roland Young,
Gus Shy, and Emily Fitzroy.
Mary Nolan is featured today at
the. Rex in an intimate crook
story, “Outside the Law,” support
ed by Owen Moore and, Edward
The story revolves around a rob
bery of a large bank by a crafty
cracksman and the complications
resulting in his refusal to make a
50-50 split with a gang leader.
The action moves swiftly and
builds up a highly dramatic and
Swanson’s Wardrobe Costly
Gloria Swanson’s latest screen
offering, the talking and singing
comedy, “What a Widow,” play
ing its last day today at the Co
lonial, is not only the star’s first
comedy in several years, but it is
also one of the most costly produc
tions of her career. Her wardrobe
affords a fashion show itself.
Songs were written for this pro
duction by Vincent Youmans, li
brettist of many a Broadway suc
Heilig Has Marriage Comedy
Sally Starr, wno plays the feat
ured role in "Personality,” opening
today at the Heilig theatre, an all
talking comedy of marriage life,
looks like a pocket edition of
Lawrence Tibbett and Grace
Moore, appearing at the McDonald
in “New Moon” this week.
Clara Bow. She has a dash of the
Bow “it” and belongs to the “mod
ern pep and personality” school.
She appears opposite Johnny
Arthur in “Personality.” Support
ing roles are played by Blanche
Frederici and John Murray.
State Has Double Bill
There is no doubt but that the
new policy of a double bill every
Tuesday and Wednesday at the
State theatre is going to prove
one of the most popular features
of that theatre.
Today “Lawful Larceny,” with
b-be Daniels and Lowell Sherman,
coupled with “Beyond the Rio
Grande, with an all-star cast will
be on the screen.
PROPOSAL BEFORE LAW
BODY FAVORS MERGER
(Continued from Page One)
board, the chemical and bacteriol
ogist boards, the state market
agent and other boards and of
The director of the department,
as proposed by the measure, will
be appointed by the governor with
an approval by two-thirds of the
Representative Hector Macpher
son of Linn county, prepared the
initial draft of the bill, considered
by the committees this week. Ac
cording to Mr. Barnett, Dr. Mac
pherson has been a leader in the
effort to introduce consolidation in
Oregon government for a number
of years. He is a former profes
sor in economics at Oregon State
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