PAGE 2: Choose One— Book or Gun PAGE 6: Petite Pat— Coed of the Week VOLUME XLIII UNIVERSITY OF OREGON, EUGENE, THURSDAY, JANUARY 15, 1942 NUMBER 54 u. OF 0. LIBRARY CAMPUS NoMore Name Bands onOregon Campus See story p?ige S. column 1. 'MICE1 MEN Campus Menu Features Three Assemblies Today Taking the part of George in “Of Mice anil Men” is Jerry Lake fish, top, and the role of Candy, Parker McNeil. The play por trays the trials of George, a farm >vorker who protects aryl be friends the mentally child-like Lennie, played by Robert Stead man. Five Cent Hop Execs Named Announcement of Nickel Hop chairman for living organizations was released today by Marilyn Campbell, sophomore co-chair man of the hop. Students appointed are Char line Pelly, Alpha Chi Omega; Lorraine Davidson, Alpha Delta Pi; Dorothy Patterson, Alpha Gamma Delta; Yvonne Torgler, Alpha Omicron Pi; Jean Taylor, Alpha Phi; Ruth Van Bushkirk, Alpha Xi Delta. (Please turn to payc five) Faculty Men, Students Open Forum By ROY NELSON Five faculty members and eight University students will de scribe “The World We Want for Tomorrow” in the first of a se ries of panel discussions spon sored by the YMCA to be held tonight at 7:30 in Chapman hall. Panel chairman is Dr. C. G. Howard, professor of law. Dan Bacot, YMCA executive secre tary, is announcer. Speakers Dr. Calvin Crumbaker, profes sor of economics, will speak on “Inside the USA.” Dr. Waldo Schumacher, professor of politi cal science, will speak on “Basic Causes Leading to the Present Crisis.” (Please turn to page eight) ’Mice, Men’ Here Friday Sincerely and simply presented, the coming University theater production of “Of Mice and Men” January 16, 17, and 20 is an excit ing example of what a social play can be. Lacking the long declamations by actors common to this type of play, it proceeds to tell a tragic story of friendship and human sacrifices in terse pictures. Its social theme concerns lowly peo ple with lowly ambitions and hopes. Jerry Lakefish will take the part of George, a farm worker (Please turn to page file) Hoop Tilts Basketball games on Saturday night As far as I can judge it May interfere with weekend plans, But they sure do help the budget. —J.W.S. We Will Rejoice... Bombs Were The Answer On December 4, just three days before the Japanese at tacked Hawaii, George 0. Mack, seaman on the U.S.S. Nevada, addressed a Christmas card to Florence McCoy, senior in English, and mailed it from Pearl Harbor. Miss McCoy received the card yesterday, one month and 10 days after it was sent to her. Inscribed on it was this ^quotation from Psalms: “This is the day which the Lord hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it,” and the words “Christmas Greetings.” Happy New Year! tf'tCnKMMKiiKM iissm ii; in lit im it ii liii'iiiiiiiiiiii: :i;iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii!iiiiiiiiiiiii:iiii;iii;i:;i: iiiinMniiriiiiiiiiiiiimiiiiimiiiiilMiiiiimiiimiiiiimniiiP’S Airway O'ufdicU Qaj&i James C. Stovall, CPT coordinator, will talk to all students participating or interested in the flying course at Oregon at 11 this morning. Civilian Pilot Future Topic of Today's Meet Explanation of the probable future of the local civilian pilot training course will be the main order of business at a meeting of all future CPT students, which has been called for this morning by James C. Stovall, coordinator. Chapman hall lecture room is the place set for the 11 o’clock meeting. All students who have signed up for the spring term pro gram, or have indicated a desire to be included in any future CPT program here, are urgently re quested to be present. Necessity of the meeting, ac cording to Mr. Stovall, arises from the numerous questions and false rumors which have arisen following the recent order grounding all CPT planes after completion of this present course. Program Set “As things stand now we will have our next program which is scheduled to begin February 1, although there may have to be some arrangement whereby stu dents get their ground school in struction here, during the school term, and then go to eastern Oregon next summer to do their actual flying," Stovall clarified. He pointed out that this way student planes would not inter fere with western Oregon plane interception work. As another possible plan he brought forth that flying may be permitted in certain restricted areas around the Eugene airport. If the flying (Please turn to pu/je five) AD MANAGER *• - *• .... —Photo by Fred May Appointment of Betty Jane Biggs, junior in journalism, as advertising manager of the Em erald was okayed Monday by the educational activities board. With Fred May, business man ager, she will address a business staff meeting tonight in the jour nalism building. Rally, Music, Defense Mix I n Giant Rally National defense will mix with collegiate rally this morning a*. the regular 11 o'clock assembly in Gerlinger. Martin Schedler, chairman of the student defense committee, will speak briefly on campus de fense, particularly as it concerns his committee. The basketball squad will be introduced and Coach Howard' Hobson will speak. Gale Quinn' ) dance band will play a few se lections and Cliff Giffin will sing a solo. Topping the program, one fra ternity and one sorority will sing. Singing houses will be chosen from the following list: Delta. Tau Delta, Theta Chi, Phi Gam ma Delta, Kappa Alpha Theta, Alpha Delta Pi, and Alpha Phi. The AOPi trio will sing in trib ute to the football team. Regional Group Appoints Erb Dr. Donald M. Erb, University president, has been appointed a member of the Northwest Region al council, according to a letter received by the president’s office Thursday from George F. Yantis, president of the council. “Because of your interest in regional affairs, the trustees feel that your participation would be of inestimable value in carrying on the work we are doing," wrote Mr. Yantis. Controls Workers The board of trustees, to which Dr. Erb has been appointed, con trols the activities of the coun cil’s staff of workers and meets at intervals of from two to three months. The council was formed a littlo over three years ago, primarily to foster a deeper understanding (Please turn to f'acjc three) House Dance Deadline Ser for This Afternoon No more house dances may be scheduled on the winter term social calendar in the Dean of Women’s of fice after 5 o’clock today. “Absolutely no dances will be permitted which are not scheduled by 5 o’clock,” stressed Mrs. Alice B. Mac duff, assistant dean of women.