Independents Elect Lemons President Results of the Independent Students association elections Held Wednesday in the Co-op brought positions to eight stu ^ dents who will serve in the ISA executive council for the year 1946-47. Elected president of me group was Howard Lemons, junior in business administra tion. Dale Harlan, special stu dent in law, was elected vice president, thus becoming presi dent of the ISA senate. Class representatives on the council were chosen as follows: seniors, Paul Marcotte, Bar bara Weisz; juniors, Si Elling son, Dorothy Fowler; sopho mores, Louis Knight, Trudi Chernis. Y Plans Nursery For Vets’ Children A campus nursery for children m student veterans will open June 17 at the YWCA bungalow, under joint sponsorship of the Red Cross and the “Y.” Children of all ages will be cared for Monday, Wednes day, and Friday afternoons from 1 to 5 p.m. A competent adult will be in charge of the nursery With volun teers assisting. Stuffed toys, a sand box, small chairs and tables, and a swing for use in the nursery are being col lected by members of the Eugene Junior Red' Cross. Anyone wishing to contribute similar items may bring them to the “Y.” Vets May Buy Surplus Goods Student veterans wishing to pur chase anything from excavating machinery, jeeps, passenger cars, to typewriters from the war assets administration’s surplus property pool may now obtain application blanks for these items. The items must be used for the personal use of veterans and have been set aside for them exclusive ly. The veteran, in applying, must certify that he desires the proper ty for his own use and not for re sale. -. The new certificates are avail able through state selective serv ice headquarters. Veterans, Teachers Expected to Swell University June-August Enrollment By Dorothy Thomson With the famed Oregon spring term drawing to a close, let’s look back at the outstanding events of the last few months and see what news made Emerald first page headlines. April 2, the first issue of the term came out proudly announcing the high registration totals which eventually climbed to 3802 and shattered all previous spring term enrollment records. More housing space was shifted back to men stu dents and several fraternity houses reopened. Druids Reorganize The Oregon chapter of the Order of Druids was reorganized and Bass Dyer elected president. Jean Watson was appointed head of the Mom’s Weekend committee. Oregon was well represented at the Pacific Northwest Student Congress held at Reed college in Portland April 6. Results of the meet were covered in the Emerald. April 10 the Emerald burst forth with the amazing news that men outnumbered women on the Uni versity campus by 20 percent. Ex change dinners between most of the women’s living organizations were held April 11 in honor of the late Dean of Women Hazel Schwer ing to raise money for the scholar ship fund. Kutunstein at Igloo On April 17, University students crowded McArthur court to hear Artur Rubinstein, famed Polish pianist. In the ASUO assembly spotlight that week were four Uni versity students in a panel discus sion of PNCC action to arouse stu dent interest in the atomic age. Eight finalists for Junior Week end queen came before a student vote and Pat Metcalf, junior in music, was declared ruler of the gala State Fair festivities.. Her court of princesses was composed of Marilyn Rakow, Mary Dixon, June Johnson and Doris Spearow. It was announced by Dorothy Davis, Junior Prom chairman, that Gus Arnheim and his orchestra would play at the Big Dance. Speech Contest The University took second place in the Pacific forensic speech league contest held at Stockton, California, April 16 and 17, with Rex Gunn copping two seconds. Marguerite Wittwer was named editor of the Emerald for 1946 Mu Phi Epsilon Ends Year Of Music, Service Activity By Jerine Nevvhouse This year has been one of activi ty and service for Nu chapter of Mu Phi Epsilon, national profes sional music sorority. The year has begun with the pledging of 14 freshmen and sophomores in the school of music. In order to be eligible for membership, a girl must have a three-point GPA and must be either a music major or minor, as well as outstanding in her field. The traditional activities, such as sponsoring recorded concerts on Sunday afternoons in the browsing room of the University library, ushering for campus recitals and presentation of Mu Phi Epsilon talent on KOAC radio programs, were carried through with success. Opera Project The new project of the group is that of purchasing opera scores to be presented to the school of music library and placed in the Carnegie room. A benefit bridge jjarty was held in April in order to establish a fund for the purchase of the scores. Maxine Cady Barnes, retiring president of Nu chapter, was in charge of arrangements and worked with Mu Phi alumnae group and the patronesses of Mu Phi Epsilon. Only pledges who have main tained a three point GPA and have attained sophomore standing are eligible for initiation. Freshmen who were pledged this year will be initiated next fall. Many honors and distinctions have come to members of Mu Phi Epsilon. Wilma Jeanne Wilson, new pres ident of the organization, has been chosen as the business delegate to the national convention to be held in New York City this summer. The last action of Nu chapter this year was the awarding of the Mu Phi Epsilon cup for achieve ment to the outstanding senior girl in music from Eugene high schools. The cup was presented to Faye Schick, University high school, at the honors assembly of her school. A reception was held in her honor at the home of Mrs. Clarence Chase, Tuesday evening at 6:30 at which time she was presented to the Mu Phi Epsilon alumnae and patronesses. 47 by the educational activities board April 22. In accordance with President Truman’s nation-wide food conservation program the University living organizations co operated by serving a typical famine meal and aiding in the drive. For the second straight term Delta Delta Delta lead the Uni versity in grade point averages with a house average of 2.76. The all-campus average rose from the fall term 2.446 to a 2.501. ‘Dear Brutus’ The University theater guild pre sented James M. Barrie's “Dear Brutus” as their spring term pro duction May 3, 4, 6, 7, and 8. The assembly of April 25 featured Har ris Ellsworth, Oregon’s represen tative from the fourth congression al district in a talk entitled “How I Put In My Time As A Congress man.” Odeon, the annual student crea tive art show, was presented April 28 at Gerlinger hall, under the co chairmanship of Bob McGill and Pat Smith. Musicians from more than 40 Oregon high schools gathered on the campus the weekend of May 4 and 5 to compete in the regional music contest. An estimated 1700 students participated in the event. Food for France The “Food for France” drive got under way May 7 when men's and women’s living organizations were asked to fill two boxes of food and clothing. The “Cemetery Clean-up” drive was well along with its plan to finish up the job by Memorial day. Junior Weekend traditions were put in effect and Order of the “O” men were on hand to mete out punishment to offenders. The big weekend festivities began May 10, with registration of Oregon moth ers, the terrace dance, and the all campus sing with entries from al most all of the living organizations. Chi Omega and Omega hall car ried off top honors in the sing. SPRING FINALS SCHEDULE Spring term finals will be given from June 10 to 14. Un scheduled or conflicting examinations will be arranged by the instructors concerned, but no scheduled examination may. be taken in advance of the time appointed, according to University rules. Examinations scheduled by subject take precedence over those scheduled by hour of class meetings. The schedule is: 8 o'clock 3 to 5 day courses—8-10 Friday. 8 o’clock 1 to 2 day courses—10-12 Friday. 9 o'clock 3 to 5 day courses—8-10 Monday. 9 o'clock 1 to 2 day courses—10-12 Monday. 10 o'clock 3 to 5 day courses—8-10 Tuesday. 10 o'clock 1 to 2 day courses—10-12 Tuesday. 11 o'clock 3 to 5 day courses—8-10 Wednesday". 11 o’clock 1 to 2 day courses—10-12 Wednesday. 1 o'clock 3 to 5 day courses—1-3 Thursday. 1 o'clock 1 to 2 day courses—1-3 Monday. 2 o’clock 3 to 5 day courses—8-10 Thursday. 2 o'clock 1 to 2 day courses—10-12 Thursday. 3 o'clock 3 to 5 day courses—1-3 Thursday. 3 o'clock 1 to 2 day courses—1-3 Tuesday. 4 o'clock 3 to 5 day courses—3-5 Thursday. 4 o'clock 1 to 2 day courses—3-5 Thursday. Written English, including K, Comp, Bus.,—3-5 Monday. Physical Education, including activities, health education— 3-5 Tuesday. Constructive accounting—3-5 Wednesday. Skull and Dagger, sophomore men’* honorary, tapped 20 new member* at the intermission. Junior Weekend "State Pair’’ antics burst out May 11 with a tug of war between freshmen and sophomore men, carnival float parade, outdoor dinner and coronation of Queen Pat. The Junior Prom was th* grand climax of the weekend with the introduction of the queen and her court. Roy Paul Nelson was appointed editor of the 1946-47 Oregana on May 13, by the educational activi ties board. Prize winning float in the Junior Weekend parade was the “Blue Ribbon Hamus Oreganas” created by Alpha iX Delta and Sigma Phi Epsilon. Kay, Roberts The ASUO political race took over the spotlight May 15 as Greek candidate Tom Kay and indepen dent Gil Roberts began official campaigning for the Number 1 post. The assembly of May 16 was devoted to ASUO nominations. Winners of the May 21 election were presented at the May 23 as sembly as Tom Kay, Gil Roberts, Marge Cowlin and Ted Hallock as sumed their offices. The assembly also featured a dis cussion by Jay Allen, war corres pondent, and a graduate of the Uni versity school of journalism. Lois McConkey was selected one of the two Northwest representa tives to attend United Nations conferences next fall. Oregon’s baseball team came out on top and won its fourth straight Northern Division championship and the eighth title in the last 10 years. May 25 saw the annual Mortar Board formal with the theme “Bachelor Catcher’s ball.” The an nual girl-date boy affair followed out the tradition of girls footing the bills and taking over other gentlemanly duties. The 10:30 in termission highlighted Kwama tapping of 30 outstanding fresh man girls. Has anybody seen two peacocks ? Michigan State college grounds department has long wanted to have peacocks flying around the campus, so after being hauled from Battle Creek and fed for weeks they were released—and haven’t been seen since. “So long as we have wars, we can speak of the imperfection of man. The greatest boon that can come to mankind is for the people of the world to work together and strive for the elimination of war. We must believe the world emerg ing from this war will be better.” —Rabbi Louis J. Cashdan. Claypool’s Thank you for your patronage for the past year and will be ready to serve every one next fall. GOOD LUCK GRADUATES!