VOLUME XXXIX UNIVERSITY OF OREGON, EUGENE, TUESDAY, MAY 17, 1938 NUMBER 12^ Oregon Whips Cougars, 12 to 0 Campus Events to Be ! Shown in News Reel At Local Theaters Phototone Will Be Presented Monthly in Color Film; Emerald Will Collaborate in News Coverage By DOUG PARKER Oregon campus events will be brought to students and towns people alike next year with the University of Oregon Phototone, a student enterprise, showing a full-length, natural color news reel with sound at Eugene theaters one week of each month. Phototone has been organized by Bruce Nidever and Don Hun ter, students. The news reel will work in collaboration with the Daily Emerald news service in arraneinff event nreviews. A complete coverage of campus news events will be made includ ing athletic contests, dances, as semblies, carnivals, campus fash ions and social life, dramatic pro ductions, and general news events. The first production will appear shortly after Oregon’s first foot ball game. The Ducks will clash with the Bruins of UCLA on Octo ber 1. Commentators Selected & Two campus commentators have been selected for work in the news reel. Freeman K, Patton will han dle the general news and sports, while Laura Bryant is social and fashion editor. Patton was select ed as one of the ten finalists in the Lucky Strike announcing con test. He has worked in campus broadcasts during the past two years both over KORE and KOAC. Miss Bryant, a student in journal ism, has had both speech and drama work. The monthly color film will be 15 minutes in length and will be shown at the Heilig theater the first four days of the week and at the Mayflower theater for the re maining three days. According to Nidever there are no connections with commercial news reel concerns, but the Photo tone service wi^ be owned and op erated solely under student enter prise. Additional details, page 3. ft sit] i I f 'Mr.'McCarthy Pledges D. U. At Kansas U. By ALYCE ROGERS Charlie McCarthy, the demon stage and screen star who has been using Edgar Bergen and W. C. Fields as his stooges all winter, has pledged Delta Upsilon frater nity at the University of Kansas. While rushing the cantankerous Charlie, the Stanford DU chapter sent two telegrams; various trips were made to Kansas City where McCarthy was showing; an air plane was chartered; and innumer able long distance phone calls were made. According to one member of (Please turn to page seven) Rally Positions Will Be Filled By Next Week Anyone interested in applying t for a position on the rally com mittee or for yell leader may do so this week at the ASUO activi ties office.* The application must be given to the secretary in writ ' ing. The executive committee will make the appointments next week. HONORARY INITIATES SIX Six Oregon students were recent ly initiated into Delta Sigma Rho, national forensic honorary. They are Edwin Robbins, Kessler Can non, John Luvaas, Zane Kemler, Howard Kessler, and Marshall Nel son. Kemler Will Represent DO At Convention ASUO Vice-President Leaves Thursday For Student Body Meet of Prexies Leaving Thursday for Seattle to spend three days in conference with student body presidents from 11 western states, Hawaii* and British Columbia will be Zane Kemler, ASUO first vice-presi dent, who will be official Univer sity of Oregon spokesman ^at the meet. Kemler will represent newly installed ASUO Prexy Harry Weston, unable to attend because of his membership on Bill Hay ward’s Duck track squad, which this weekend faces the crucial northwest conference meet. Conference on Husky Campus Meeting on the University of! Washington campus, student lead ers from schools in Arizona, Cali- j fornia, British Columbia, Hawaii, j Idaho, Montana, Mexico, Nevada,: New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Wash- j ington, and Wyoming will spend j the three days exchanging ideas and working on problems common to all college student bodies. The meet is the annual confer ence of the Pacific Student Presi dents’ association, headed by Wil liam J. Smith of San Francisco State College. Sixty delegates at tended last year’s meeting at Fresno. UO Participation New This will be the first time in several years that the University (Please turn to page seven) Two Girls From Verona' Iris Franzen and Gayle Buchanan . . . cast as Lucetta and Julia, two of the feminine players in “Two Gentlemen from Verona” to be produced in the Garden theater behind the music school building for three days starting Thursday. Oregana Boys Win 7-6 Despite Emerald 'Beef A traditional encounter of spring term was won Sunday afternoon by the Oregana staff in a “closely” played softball en counter at Swimmers’ Delight. The Oregana nosed out the news men, 7-6. Although the game was called off at the end of the fifth be cause the umpire, George Turn bull, professor of journalism, had to leave, the Oregana staff maintained a clear-cut victory, despite Emerald cries of “no con test.” ' Batteries were Overbade and Whitfield for the yearbook men, and Biggs and Timmins for The Emerald. Substitutions were fre quet, with Emerald workers fill ing out the understaffed Oregana team. Oregon Coeds to Pag At Mortar Board Ball Annual tribute will be paid Sat urday night by University coeds to that slogan, often sounded by female propagandists but seldom practised, “It’s the woman who pays, and pays.” On that evening coeds will "squire” their “deserv ing” male companions to the Mor tar Board ball in McArthur court, the last big dance of the school year. When formally-attired couples saunter up to the ticket window, it will be the woman who digs deep to “cough up” the $1 admit tance price. And a good idea it is, too, men believe. John Callahan’s Portland orches tra has been signed to play for the “pay-off” event of the spring so cial calendar, Chairman Gayle Bu chanan announced yesterday. Oregon Wins Sixth Straight League Game — Gordon Leads Attack With Two Homers; Linde Also Clouts Four-Bagger NORTHERN DIVISION STANDINGS W L F;t, Oregon State .7 1 .875 | Oregon .7 4 .63® I Idaho .>.3 7 .300 j Washington .1 7 .325 Yesterday—Oregon 12, WSC 0. PULLMAN, May 16, (Special io Oregon Emerald— Oregon’s fighting Ducks climbed back into second place yesterday; with their sixth straight win of the season when they clubbed two Cougar pitchers into submission* 12 to 0, in the third game of their road trip. Gordon Gets 4 Singles Jack Gordon paced the 14-hit at tack with two home runs, a triple and a single. John Linde, shifted to the outfield from the mound,, hit a home run, his second on the road trip, and a triple. Captain Ford Mullen also tripled. The Ducks started out in 1»ho first inning with five runs, three of the men scoring on Gordon’s homer. They scored again in the third, sixth, seventh, and eighth, while Bob Creighton held the Coo gars to three hits in six innings. LeRoy Mattingly allowed two hits in the last three innings. (Additional details on page 4 )! The University of New Hamp shirt next fall will inaugurate a. new four-year school of hotel ad ministration. Fewer Withdrawals From University Seen This Year • _ A pick-up in enrollment and a new low in withdrawals was noted in a recent statistical check-up received from Clifford Constance, assistant registrar, comparing the present school enrollment with that, of last year. Spring term all school total at the University for this year is 3U.! 0. Fall term was 3120, and winter 3027, not counting withdrawals, whicix two terms and up to May 5 of spring term, amount to 169. Last year’s all school enrollment peak was 2904, reached at the be ginning of fall term, and steadily decreasing from then on. Total withdrawals for the year were 216. In a special study of withdrawals it was noted that the greatest num ber generally occur fall term, and' decrease proportionately through out the year. o Withdrawals are not easily ef fected, especially after two weeks of school in each term, when it be comes necessary to have the state ment of the student’s advisor and professors, saying he is receiving passing grades, or a special grant from the dean of men or women. (Please turn to page seven) Kramer Makes High Score in Time Quiiz Grades in the semi-annual edi tion of the Time magazine quiz Oil current events ranged from a top of 91 to a low of 77. Matt Kramer of the editing class had the highest score out of a possible 105 points. Journalism students and' faculty taking the quiz pronounced it “hardest” of the year. The editing class led as usual followed oy the 8 o’clock reporting1 class. Next in order came: o’clock elementary journalism, I* o’clock publishing, 9 o’clock jour nalism, 11 o’clock publishing, a.il 8 o’clock journalism.