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THE MAROON Volume XV Z-257 LOYOLA UNIVERSITY, NEW ORLEANS, LA., FRIDAY, MAY 6, 1938 No. 32 ALUMNI THROW PARTY FOR GRADS Special Issue Dedicated To L.U. Alumni Aim is to Acquaint Grads with Activities of Alma Mater In conjunction with a plan proposed by the Very Rev. Harold A. Gaudin, S.J., president of the university, this issue of The Maroon, student publication, is dedicated to the alumni of Loyola, according to an announcement by James E. Brown, editor-in-chief. The primary purpose of this issue is to present all former grads with a knowledge of what is being done in the university and by the alumni organization at the present time, in order to stimulate greater interest among them, with regard to the activities of their alma mater. It is Father Gaudin's plan to set aside an issue of The Maroon, at various times during the year, for news concerning each department of the university. This is the second issue of this kind, the first one, dedicated to the pharmacy school, having been presented a few weeks ago. Martin Burke, '36, recently appointed editor of Men of the South, alumni publication gathered most of the Alumni news found in this issue. This alumni issue will be the final special edition of the current school session. Issues, which will be dedicated to the other departments of the university, will be presented during the 1938-39 school session. Gala Stag In Honor Of Senior Class Set For Tuesday Night Former Grads Hold Meet At American Brewery; Movies To Be Shown A mammoth stag party with all the trimmings for members of the graduating class of the university will be staged by the Alumni association Tuesday night at 7:30 o'clock at the American brewery, 717 Bienville street, according to a recent announcement by Temple Black, alumni president. As a feature of the program, it is planned to show moving pictures of football games, explained by Larry "Moon" Mullins, Loyola coach. The movies will be provided by Ed Lucas, graduate manager of athletics, through courtesy of the local Harcol film company, and include, tentatively, pictures of the last Sugar Bowl classic or of formations and plays demonstrating the Notre Dame system of the game. A talk by Henry J. Miller, prominent local accountant and graduate of the first class of 1912, will also be a feature of the program. Serving as toastmaster will be Bill Ritchie, coach at Rugby academy and the Iron Man of Loyola football about eight years ago. Also slated to speak is Stephen A. Hartel, vice-president of the alumni; he will take over in the absence of Black, who has been called out of the city on business. In charge of all arrangements for the affair is C. Sporl, who has been given a "carte blanche" to make the party a free one, with no assessment to be put on the members of the alumni association.Members of the arrangements committee, serving under Sporl as chairman and Black as ex-officio chairman, are Al Leach, Steve Harte], Ed Lucas, F. Winter Trapolin, Bill Ritchie, Prescott Smith, and Andrew Whitley. Doctor Whitley has arranged for the awarding of several attendance prizes. Alumni Group Meets Monday The executive committee of the Alumni association will hold a meeting in Marquette hall Monday night at 8 o'clock to discuss final plans for the stag party to be given in honor of this, year's senior class. Those on the committee are: Al J. Fitzwilliams, Maurice C. Juge, William E. Blake, Jonas C. Sporl, Leon Sarpy, F. Winter Trapolin, Dr. Prescott F. Smith, Joseph Kientz, Edward R. Carey, George D. Smart, C. A. Hardie, Dr. H. F. Smith, A. P. Schiro, 111, Al Leach, H. J. Winling, R. G. Drown, Jr., F. Driscoll Daspit, Warren M. Poncet, A. J. Weddle, Price Crane, Howard Lenfant, Bill Ritrhey, Edward J. Lucas, Dr. Andrew Whitley, Dr. W. Howell Wynne, Dr. Wallace H. Kirn, Rudolph Vorbusch, Martin Burke and Louis A. Schwartz. Tovaritch Cast Set For 2nd French Drama Le Cercle Francais Players To Present Russian Theme At Holy Name Starring George Malochee, sophomore arts and sciences student, and Emma Couret, special student, Le Cercle Francais' four-act French comedy, Tovaritch, will ce presented Wednesday and Thursday nights at 8 o'clock in Holy Name auditorium. This is the second production of Le Cercle for this year. The play, though all in French, has a Russian theme. The setting is Parisian. It tells the story of a deposed royal couple of Russian aristocracy, who, living in the slums of Paris, are custodians of four billion francs placed in their care by the former czar of Russia. These two characters, played by Malochee and Miss Couret, are given a chance to lend the money to the Bank of France and thus enrich themselves. They refuse because of their loyalty to Russia ; and by refusing they assur complete poverty, foj they have no money of their own left to live upon. They secure positions as house servants in the home of a member of the House of Deputies, where they meet with representatives of their former royal family now in Russian power, in what i* perhaps the most interesting and complex part of the play. It is here, the climax, where Mikail and his wife give their four billion francs to Gorotchenko, George Medaille, to save the starving Russian people. The complicated situation then unravels itself; romantic difficulties are solved, and the royal couple re turns to happiness and prosperity, but not to Russia. Other characters in the production, which was written by Jacques Deval and is under the direction of Mr. William C. Couret, are, Sidney de Armas, Marie-Louise Roper, Emile de Armas, Lucile Bodet, Gerard Michel, Melanie Cassou, William Klause, Lucie Amalie Olivier, Marie Charvet, Beryl Rabouin and Harold Buchler.May Luncheon of Alumni Called Off There will be no alumni luncheon during May because of the party for the senior class, it was announced by Temple Black, president.The schedule of the meetings for the rest of the year is as follows: Tuesday, June 14, July 12, August 6, September 13, October 11, November 8, December 13. Loyola Is Proud of Them Pictured above are three outstanding alumni of the university. From left to right are Earl F. Wegmann, editor of The Maroon from 1934 to 1936, who is presently employed on the editorial staff of the Times-Picayune; Irving Timmreck, president of the student council in 1935-36, who is now in the employ of Station WWL; and Charley Bailey, president of student council in 1934-35, who is now employed by the Southern Cotton Oil company. University Band Presents Spring Concert Tonight At 8 In Holy Name A uditorium Annual Program To Be Final Concert Appearance Of The Group This Year By Ted Kirn The univesity band under the direction of Prof. Michael Cupero, will present its annual spring: concert tonight at 8 o'clock, in Holy Name auditorium. This is the second concert of the year; it will be the final concert appearance of the band for the present term, according to Rev. George A. Francis, S. J., moderator, although the band will sponsor a dance next Friday, May 13, at the Main Ballroom of the Hotel New Orleans. One of the features to be brought out in the March and Procession of Bacchus, first number on tonight's program is the various change of tempos from one of speed and brilliance to one soft and melodious. The brass, will carry the major part of the solo work in this selection. The overture, Morning, Noon and Night in Vienna, is a descriptive selection portraying in music the varying moods of a Vienna day. These two pieces are among the most popular played by the leading concert orchestras of today.The selections played are taken from the French, German and Italian composers. This recital consists, more or less, of the Elect Leaders At Commerce Club Banquet C. Fenner Hodgins, Jr., was elected president of the Commerce club for the 1938-39 session at a banquet held at Arnaud's restaurant Wednesday night. Other officers named were Henry Pardo, vice-president; Charles Peck, secretary; and Ivor Trapolin, treasurer. The principal speaker of the evening was Dr. John V. Connor, moderator of the group. Other speakers included ex-president A. P. Richard, outgoing officers and senior members of the organizationWallace Treme, retiring president, expressed his regret at having to leave and thanked the members for their splendid cooperation. A. J. O'Donnell, president of the student council and senior member of the club, also pointed out the merit to be gained by the full support of the economic department through membership in this organization.Robert F. Morrow speaking for the membership praised Dr. Connor for his unselfish and untiring work as both moderator and professor.The banquet which was attended by fifty persons was spread over four rooms. The tables were simply decorated for the affair. Carriere Named Forum President Frank Carriere, junior commerce student, was elected to succeed Louis Tucker as president of the accounting forum at a meeting held April 28, it was announced Tuesday. Alphonse Elmer was elected vice-president; Leo Giroir, secretary, and Clay Boudreaux, treasurer.The forum is now planning its 1 ; final social get-together. Men I prominent in the accounting field j will address the group at various j times next year, it was announced. Former Grads To Back Final Thespian Play Alumni of the university, feeling that the last Thespian play of the year should have the full support of alumni as well as students, have announced their intention of backing the play. In view of this fact, the play will be presented on two successive Sundays, May 15 and 22, respectively. Alumni will also be given a number of tickets which they are certain they will sell, both to alumni and to the outside public.Graduates are asked to make a note of the dates and possibly make dates for the nights of the production, in order to insure the full audience which the play deserves.TDe play, I Want a Policeman, a three-act mystery-comedy, will find several seniors making their last appearance on the boards before Loyola audiences. The list includes such wellknown veterans as Iris Mae Frisch, feminine interest in the final production; Helen D'Antoni, Catherine Bourg, Bob Lacey and Julius Meyer. Undergrade in the cast include "Varsity-Joe" Miranne, Rudy and Eddie O'Dwyer, "Sonny" Melton, Bob Henderson and Ivor Trapolin. Grads of Past Eight Years Have Made Good Despite Obstacles A member of the class of '38 was peeking into the future. What was foremost. Could he? At the moment scepticism prevailed in his mind. Things are tough in this high-pressure, fastmoving age. Men are cruel, often relentless. Success is the hardest goal to attain. Look back, fellow, and take solace. Glance over the past two decades and recollect the names of men who have climbed and are still climbing up the mythical ladder of happiness and fcchievement. They I were like most of us, green and I inexperienced. But they were men, moulded of the stuff that makes men. Despite Loyola's brief history as an institution of higher learning its graduates have strengthened her reputation and honored her name. Within the past eight years alone. Loyola men have been conspicuous by their success in various fields of endeavor. Take Paul Reising, brother of our own Andy, for example. Paul is a former stu- Students Will Honor Mary Sodalists Throughout City To Participate in May Crowning Sodalists of the various high school, college, and parish units will honor the Blessed Virgin Mary at the annual May Crowning Sunday, Mother's Day, to be preceded by a procession forming at St. Mary's Dominican college at 4:30 p.m., it was announced by Peter C. Beach, prefect of the College Council of Sodalities, and chairman of the general committee.The parade of sodalists and blaring bands will move down St. Charles avenue to State street and back to the Loyola university quadrangle.Lena Pizzolatto of Hotel Dieu nursing school will place the crown upon the statue of the Blessed Virgin following the reading of the Act of Consecration. This will be followed by Solemn Benediction of the Most Blessed Sacrament celebrated by Archbishop Joseph Francis Rummel, who will also deliver the sermon. Assistants will be: Rev. Warren Vo.k. deacon, assistant pastor of Mater Dolorosa) the Rev. Charles McCaragher, subdeacon, assistant chap lain at Holy Cross college, and the Rev. A. Carrol Badeaux, master of ceremonies, chancellor Df the archdiocese. Speaks at Stag One of the chief speakers at the alumni stag, for the graduates Tuesday night will be Henry Miller, shown above, a member of the university's graduating class of 1912. Miller is an outstanding accountant, past president of the American Association of Accountants, and the Young Men's Business Club. (Continued on page 3) (Continued on page 6) GYM JAM The Gym Jam! Ye*, sir, its iet! The date iD Sunday afternoon, May 15, the time is from 4 to 7 p.m.; the place is the Loyola gym and the admission it free! Make your date now. ACTIVITY CALENDAR FRIDAY, MAY 6 Noon Election of claee officers. 10:00 p.m. Upsilon Beta Lambda fraternity dance-—Embassy club. 8 :00 p.m. Band concert—Holy Name auditorium. SATURDAY, MAY 7 3 :00 p.m. Ureuline College riding show—Relvue Stables—Jefferson highway. 6:45p.m Educational broadcast featuring Loyola College of Pharmacy—station WWL. 7 :00 p.m. Alpha Sigma Nu banquet—Kolb's Restaurant. 8:15 p.m. Music School concerto—Marquette auditorium. 10:00 p.m. Delta Sigma Delta Fraternity dance—Jung roof, Jung hotel. SUNDAY. MAY 8 9:45 a.m. Student council meeting—room 32, Marquette ha]]. 10:30 a.m. Gormley handicaps—Loyola stadium. 5:00 p.m. Sodality May crowning—University horse-ehoe. MONDAY, MAY 9 Noon Cooperative board meeting—office of Dean of Men. 12:40 p.m. Benediction—Sodality chapel. 8 -00 p.m. Theta Beta banquet—Galatoire's restaurant. TUESDAY, MAY 10 8 -00 p.m. Alumni-Senior stag party—American brewery. WEDNESDAY, MAY 11 12:40 p.m. Benediction—Sodality chapel. 7:30 p.m. Chese club meeting—room 804, Bobet hall. 7:80 p.m. Edward Douglass White society meeting—Marquette auditorium. 8:00 p.m. Presentation of Tovaritch—Holy Name auditorium. THURSDAY, MAY 12 10:10 a.m. Accounting Forum meeting—room 46. Marquette hall. 8:00 p.m. Theta Beta lecture—room 304, Bobet hall. 8:00 p.m. Presentation of Tovaritch—Holy Name auditorium. FRIDAY, MAY 13 12:40 p.m. Benediction—Sodality chapel. 9 :0t p.m. Band dance—Main Ball room, Hotel New Orleans. NOTICE Marshals and ushers appointed to serve during the Baccalaureate exercises will rehearse Friday, May 13, at 1 p. m., following a meeting in Marquette auditorium. Rehearsal for Commencement exercises will be held Saturday, May 28, at 10 a.m., in the Municipal auditorium. GYM JAM The Gym Jam? Why that's the big day—students get together in which we Loyolans will throw on a big time and swing out to the 11-piece syncopation of the Student Swingsters. If you like the idea, then make a date! Be there!
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