The Rice Thresher (Houston, Tex.), Vol. 45, No. 28, Ed. 1 Friday, April 25, 1958 Page: 5 of 8
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FRIDAY, (APRIL 85, 1988
Book On Thomson
By ANN KRIEGEL
"James Thomson, Letters end
Documents," edited by Dr. Alan
(AGP)—Only twice in world
history has the style of women's
cdothes violated the basic figure,
Philip Henderson, assistant pro-
fessor of design, University of
Kanjsias, pointed out in the DAI-
That was in the late 1920's and
now wMi the chemise.
As a designer and as a man,
Henderson doesn't like the new
look. "The basic principle of wo-
men's fashion is to enhance the
figure's natural form," he said.
"The chemise destroys the waist-
line, always an essential to the
"Generally the more beautiful
and flattering a style fis, the
(longer it lasts." He gives the
chemise "a couple of years."
Weber college SIGNPOST ed-
itors are also viewing with alarm
the new design. They predict at
the Ogden, Utah, school a "mass
termination of the education of
many talented males" if their
coed classmates persist in wear-
ing outfits making them look like
"stovepipes with hair."
Handbook to Aid
More than 25,000 .Scholarships
for Americans who wish to
study abroad and for foreign
students who- want to study in
the United States are listed in
the new 1958 edition of the
"Handbook on International
Study" recently published by the
Institute of International Edu-
The price of the Handbook is
*$3.00 and may be obtained from
the HE Regional Office at 401
Milam Bldg., Texas Ave & Milam
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follow on May 7. The five mas-
ters of the colleges will partici-
pate, aa well as student repre-
sentatives of each college. The
Forum will be in the form of a
rounjcMialble discussion of selected
Among the topics to be dis-
cussed will.be: "College Faculty-
Student Life;" "College Life of
Freshmen;" and "College Social
Life." Moderating! the Forum
■will be J- D. Thomas, of the Eng-
In each Fdrum, the topic will
be thrown open to free discussion
froth the atidience, in accordance
with stahdlard Forum procedure.
iBotih Forums begin at 8 pm, in
She Fondren Library Lelctuie
4 Barbers to
Flat Top Specialists
2484 TIMES BL|D.
Shines In The'
McKillop of the English Depart-
ment, will be published April 30.
This book is the culmination
of a long interest in James
Thomson and considerable re-
research in various university
libraries for scattered manu-
Though Thomson was the
"most popular Scottish-born
writer before Burns," he is one
of the few major eighteenth
century writers whose letters
have not been collected and edited
in the last generation.
Dr. McKillop's book, according
to the cover, "furnishes import-
ant biographical and literary
evidence and casts light on his
personality. The editor, a well-
known authority on Thomson,
supplies helpful notes."
The book is Dr. McKillop's
sixth, and was completed during
his recent Sabbatical leave for
study in England and Scotland.
Mansfield Back To
Class This Week
Dr. Mansfield, head of the
Rice French department, has
returned to two of his classes,
French 320 and French 480, af-
ter being out several weeks
following an operation. He will
be unable to take his seminar
course back this year, however.
Dahm, Rice Team
Place in Math Meet
David Dahm, and the Rice
team, composed of Dahm, Don-
ald Deckard, and Burton Randol
won an honorable mention rating
at the eighteenth annual Putnam
comjpetiltion, sponsored by the
Mathematic Association of Amer-
Dahm won* as an individual
contestant, as well as a member
of Rice's team.
Exact ratings of all the con-
testants will be announced later.
BSU Carwash For Missionaries
The Baptist Student Union
will be washing cars next Sat-
urday for $1 each.
They're trying to raise $300
Hermann Professional Building
— Just Across Main Street —
to finance a summer missions
Anyone who wants his car
washed may baring it to the
campus Saturday from 1-5 pan.
There will be signs directing
cars to the carwash area.
TOP 20 SENIORS
There will be meeting of the
twenty nominees for Outsanding
Senior Wednesday, April 30 in
Jones College North at 9 pm.
Imported & Domestic Woolens
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WWAT ISA STUD m _
H0 if ileitis -
WHAT ARE THE PANGS OF IOVE?
WHAT <5 A SECOND-STRINGER'S AWAKE?
bob archibald. Heart Smart
U. OF OREGON
WU11AM BOWERMAN Scrub F'iub
WHAT IS A POOR LOSER?
WHAT'S A SLOPPY RAILROAD 8*-DG€7
margot bannister. Bitter Quitter
6 RINNELL COLLEGE
RCKERT MAC CALLL'M. Slack TrJ<ck
U. OF VIRGINIA
THE MENTAL MARVEL mentioned above is so studious
he made Phi Bete in his junior year—of high school!
When he walks into classrooms, professors stand. The
last time he got less than 100%, the proctor was
cheating. When it comes to smoking, he gets straight
A's for taste. He smokes (All together, class!) Lucky
Strike! Naturally, our student is fully versed on the
subject of Lucky's fine, light* good-tasting tobacco.
He's well aware that it's toasted to taste even better.
So when someone asks him for a cigarette, he's
happy to spread the good taste. And that makes him
a Kind Grind! Assignment: try Luckies yourself!
Don't fust stand there...
STICKLE! MAKE $25
Sticklers are simple riddles with two-word rhyming answers.
Both words must have the same number of syllables. (No
drawings, please!) We'll shell out $25 for all we use — and for
hundreds that never see print. So send stacks of 'em with your
name, address, college and class to Happy-Joe-Lucky, Box
67A, Mount Vernon, New York.
WHAT DO TV WRESTtERS USE?
CAROLYN NYGREN. Pseudo Judo
WHAT IS A TERM EXAM IN PUSrtCS?
00U6LAS ousterhout. Vinyl Final
LIGHT UP A
fA. r. cw
SMOKE-LIGHT UP A LUCKY!
Product of x/& jdiutuMMt — <Jo&uet is our middle name
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The Rice Thresher (Houston, Tex.), Vol. 45, No. 28, Ed. 1 Friday, April 25, 1958, newspaper, April 25, 1958; Houston, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth231088/m1/5/: accessed May 26, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rice University Woodson Research Center.