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CHEMISTRY STUDES VISIT TIRE FACTORY [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
CHEMISTRY STUDES VISIT TIRE FACTORY Yesterday, under the supervision of Mr. J. E. Dulin, forty-five Jaysee students of the chemistry department took an interesting trip through the Los Angeles plant of the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company. This is the first of a series of tours being arranged for the chemistry students of the Jaysee. trip was personally conducted by the general manager, and the s-tudents had every working of the plant explained to them. A visit to the hangar of the "Volunteer" also helped to make the trip quite interesting. Perhaps flie most interesting part of the trip, from a chemical standpoint, was the explanation of the making of tires and tubes from the time the crude rubber enters the plant until it leaves ready to be used on automobiles.
Physics Classes Visit Airplane Factory [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
Physics Classes Visit Airplane Factory An educational and interesting afternoon was spent by the physics classes of the Junior College Saturday when they went through the Douglas Airplane factory under the guidance of Mr. F. Phipps. David Schlosser, S. M. J. C. student who was formerly employed by the Douglas company, aided in guiding the students through the plant. Nearly two hours was spent in the factory, and the class observed how a plane was built, from the beginning to the finished *Of special interest was the large amphibian plane, and other planes nearing completion for the United States government. All who went on the trip feel that they have learned something ■ that will be of real value to them.
Clogging Is Popular J. C. Woman's Sport [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
Clogging Is Popular J. C. Woman's Sport Clogging has been one of the most popular outside activities of the past season. This group met every Thursday during the x period. They learned three routines —two waltz clogs and one eccentric dance. Various members of the group were chosen to dance at several occasions, the most popular being the Misses Mildred McCance and Frances Hudson, who danced at two of the Jaysee affairs. Miss Norma June Lenz directed this group for the past year, and with the capab.e assistance of Thelma Fletcher, the manager of clogging, aroused the interest of more women, who attend seventy-five percent of the time, than in any other,, spo.'t. The University of North Dakota is planning a hall of fame for prominent students, on its campus. Eligible members include Phi Beta Kappas who make a va/sity sport letter. A manila folder containing important zoology papers was lost in the chemistry room recently by Manon Daley. Miss Daley would appreciate the return of the f...
ALPHAS JUMP FROM 16 TO 42 PER CENT [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
ALPHAS JUMP FROM 16 TO 42 PER CENT The Spin Drift is rapidly growing. Some of the engraving is already finished. Picture panels will soon be finished. Sometime in the near future a final day will be set for the purchasing of Spin Drift receipts. All those who have not already secured theirs will be able to do so at that time. During the past week a few sales have percentages of the classes to rise; the Alphas making the biggest gain, jumping from 16.4 percent to 42 percent. The Gammas were second, advancing from 36.2 percent to 47 percent. The Deltas moved forward from 65 to 74 percent, the faculty from 82 to 90 percent, while the Betas only raised their percentage from 50 to 53 percent. The total number of books sold to date is 200.
W. A. A. Serves Tea To Relieve Dryness [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
W. A. A. Serves Tea To Relieve Dryness The W. A. A. board, having evidentlydecided that its meetings were too dry, is now serving tea and cake. The refreshments enable the members to think more clearly, and certainly are conducive to eniovjnent. At the last meeting, forthcoming playdays, one at L. A. J. C. on May 2, and one entirely devoted to tennis, to be held at Fullerton May 16, were discussed. Margaret Darusmont was elected manager of baseball.
WHO'S NEXT? [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
WHO'S NEXT? By CHRISTOPHER SANDSTONE Well, children, mid-terms are over, and all the deserving students of this thriving institution have received the expected or unexpected private communications from each conscientious member of the faculty. Since our respective fates in regards to study'are settled, we search around for an outstanding member of the student body. A pretty girl reminds us of Ray Hile—not that Ray reminds us of a pretty girl —but the fact remains that there has been a recent rumor to the effect of our Ray frequenting the "Follies." We hate to see any of our own special friends go wrong, but every child to his wild oats, and, if gazing at a number of innocent, beautiful dancers at the theater mentioned is the full extent of the wild oats, we forgive him, and offer a silent prayer. There seem to be some people in this school that are impervious to suggestion. If our memory serves us correctly, there have been definite clear statements as to the typewriters in the conf...
SOCIETY [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
SOCIETY Sunday afternoon Sybil Willis went to the Philharmonic auditorium and heard the world-famous pianist, Harold Bauer. Miss Anne Moore Cross went by airplane to Palo Alto, where she spent the week-end with friends. Donna Warren and Burton Anakin went to Ventura Sunday to see the motorcycle hill-climbing contest. \Suzanne Fisher went to the U. S. C.U. C. L. A. ice hockey game Saturday, and later attended a dance held at the Delta Sigma Phi house of U. C. L. A. Mr. Marion McWilliams went to the Beverly J. A. dance in Beverly Hills Saturday evening. Bernice Stineman went to Balboa Saturday and came home Saturday night and waited in vain for Georgie to call. Miss Dorothy Dulcet spent Sunday at Catalina. She went on a seventy-five-fobt vacht. Justice Henkes is wondering if he can sue the school for his broken nose. Lucille Wittorf attended the High School Hi-Y dance at the Casa del Mar Club Friday evening. Lucille was one of the finalists in the dance contest. Mary Lou Carnes and Mo...
TARGET PRACTICE [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
TARGET PRACTICE By Gus Vlgnolle If it were around Christmas time now, we know what Coach Floyd Mishler would sincerely ask from dear old Saint Nick. He would ask for two (oY maybe three) good pitchers for his present baseball nine. That he is sadly in need of a larger and better hurling staff is evidenced by the way some of the recent tiffs have turned put. "I could very well have use for two or three men who were gifted with the ability of being able to toss a hard ball squarely over a plate (mostly strikes) for nine innings," chirped the jovial Mr. Mishler yesterday, when asked what the trouble seemed to be. Santa Monica Jaysee has a few good men now who can hurl o. k., so it seems, only for so long (and that "so long" doesn't happen to be near the nine-inning mark). They'll probably develop later, at least we hope so, but at the present they can's seem to stand the gaff. The mark which Scotty Sterling possesses 'round one of his lamps is not a birthmark, as some think, Sir Scotty...
S. M. J. C. Track Team Meets San Bernardino [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
S. M. J. C. Track Team Meets San Bernardino The Santa Monica track team will journey to San Bernardino J. C. next Tuesday morning for its third Conference meet of the season. With one meet won and one lost, considerable interest will be given to the San Bernardino meet. Coach Osterholt said that if all the men do the fine work they have done in past meets this year, we should win over both San Bernardino J. C. and Citrus J. C. If this happens, Santa Monica will win second place in the Eastern Division. Next Tuesday's meet will begin at 10:30 a. m. All track men are expected to be at the San Bernardino Junior College field house at 10:00 a. m.
NINE TACKLES TECH. VARSITY SATURDAY [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
NINE TACKLES TECH. VARSITY SATURDAY California Tech's baseball nine will furnish the opposition for the Santa Monica Junior College horsehide aggregation next Satarday, when the two teams tangle in a practice affair on the Clover field diamond. "Batter up" will be called at 11:00 a. m. After losing to the Ventura J. C. DriUers last week, Mentor Mishler's-pelota-tossers are just rarin' to go. Practically nothing is known of the Tech men, but a good snappy game is anticipated. Lately the Corsair hurlers have not seemed to be able to go the route of nine innings. Always off to a good start, the Buc twirlers have been blowing up around the fifth or sixth frames. The probable S. M. J. C. starting lineup is as follows: Don Gaston, pitcher; Chuck Bailey, catcher; Lloyd Hurst, first base; Bill Athey, second base; Wally Hickman, short stop; Captain Duane Stevenson, third baseman, and Nutting, Emanuelli and Grant, left, center and right fielders, respectively. The divot-diggers travel to San ...
Ventura Baseballers Triumph Over Bucs [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
Ventura Baseballers Triumph Over Bucs After four innings had passed it seemed that the game with Ventura Jaysee would ultimately turn out to be a duel. But, la and behold, it was far from that; Ventura J. C. scoring 12 runs, while the Santa Monica Junior College horsehiders tailed 3 times across the rubber. Score in Fifth Coach Mishler's diamond "aggregation met the Ventura Drillers last Saturday at the Ventura field. In a previous game the Venturans easily won, 13 to 8, and the Corsairs were aching for a win in order to even matters up. Their hopes to eke out revenge were utterly thwarted good and heavy in the fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth innings when the Drillers scored 2, 3, 6 and one run, respectively. Pitcher Falters In the fifth, signs of faltering on the part of pitcher Don Gaston were noticeable, and there went the old ball game. Ted Small relieved Gaston, but the hitting splurge could not be checked. Up to the fifth session the Ventura boys had not yet got one hit, but ...
S. M. JAYSEE DIVOTEERS LOSE TO GLENDALE J. C. [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
S. M. JAYSEE DIVOTEERS LOSE TO GLENDALE J. C. Glendale Junior College 3, Santa Monica Jaysee 2. That was the result of last Saturday's golf matches with thp Glendale divoteers, which were played on the beautiful Oakmont Country Course. Two Corsair club-wielding men emerged victorious after festivities had terminated. Tom De Ghionno and Gordon Ecker, former brilliant Venice High golfers, were the two Bucs to win. De Ghionno, second man, shot a snappy 81 to win out, 3 and 2. As far as closely-contested and interesting matches are concerned, Ecker's winning takes the cake. Ecker, who is fifth man, was forced to go to the twentieth hole, finally winning out, one up. Wear Grace, first man, and Gil Cooper, third man, lost, 4 and 3, while Dryden Bergeron, fourth man, took it on the chin, 2 and 1.
Swimming Turnout Encouraging; Coach Osterholt Pleased [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
Swimming Turnout Encouraging; Coach Osterholt Pleased The first call for candidates for the 1931 swimming team of Santa Monica Junior College, according to a statement made by Coach Osterholt, was very encouraging. It looks like Santa Monica will be heard from before the season is over. Meets Arranged Swimming meets have been arranged with Los Angeles J. C., Occidental College, Glendale J. C., and Fullerton J. C. However, other meets are being negotaited, and a full schedule is assured. The men reporting last Friday at the Miramar pool were: Frank Michel, Harold Starr, Will Forker, Ray Hile, Justus Henkes, A. Smith, Cam Herbert, V. Donatelli, Harold Ramey, Herbert Wall and Clair Dimmit. Most of these men have been in competition before, and they should make considerable points for S. M. J. C. Use of Pool Free Through the efforts of Coach Osterholt and the student commission, the men will not be put to any expense this season, as the cost of the use of the pool, towels and team-suits...
CORSAIR PELOTA MEN WIN OVER WOODBURY [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 25 March 1931
CORSAIR PELOTA MEN WIN OVER WOODBURY .Coach Floyd Mishler's Santa Monica Junior College baseball team defeated the Woodbury Business College baseballers, last Friday, 13 to 6, in a seven-inning uff held at the Clover Field diamond. Both teams got off to a snappy start, each scoring 4 runs in the initial inning. Captain Stevenson, Emanuelli, Gaston and Athey scored for the Corsairs. In the third session the Corsair" batsmen hit the Woodbury hurler hard, getting 4 hits and 6 runs. The Corsairs scored one run in each of the three more times at bat. The visitors scored one run in the sixth and seventh frames. Captain Stevenson and his men showed up quite well, displaying better form than was showed in the first Ventura tussle. RUNS HITS ERRORS Santa Monica 13 11 3 Woodbury 6 4 3
FIRST J. C. PLAY TITLE ANNOUNCED [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 8 April 1931
FIRST J. C. PLAY TITLE ANNOUNCED KepnerAnnounces "The Cleanup" Is Committee's Choice Tryouts Are Scheduled To Be Held In Room Eleven April Thirteenth Mr. Paul G. Kepner announced early today that the committee deliberating on the choice of a student body play has decided upon Barry Conner's "The Cleanup," his latest, play. Ofthe numerous plays considered, this one seems to be the most suitable for college production, according to the report. Although not as well known as "The Patsy," it is even more clever as far as plot and lines are concerned, said the New York Times in reviewing the New York production. Its clever satire seems to have made it popular with colleges throughout the country. Mr. Kepner has announced that tryouts will be held in room eleven Monday afternoon, April 13, at 3:15; additional tryouts may be held Tuesday morning, but this is not assured. Copies of the play will not be available until that date, as plot secrecy is desired. It is planned that rehearsals will ...
Dr. Ralph H. Bush Announces College Association Program [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 8 April 1931
Dr. Ralph H. Bush Announces College Association Program Dr. Ernest C. Moore, vice-president of the University of California, and Director of the University of California at Los Angeles, will deliver the main address of the Spring Conference of the Southern Calif or nia Junior College Association, which is to be held at U. C. L. A. Saturday morning, April 25, according to the announcement made today by Dr. Ralph H. Bush. Administrators and instructors from all of the junior colleges of Southern California will attend. The general session will be followed by deaprtmental conferences and at the termination of these, the group will be entertained by Alexander Schreiner at the organ. Inspection of the buildings and a discussion of work done in the lower division of the University will also be part of the program. The complete program follows: I. General Session; 9:30 to 10:30. (1) Address, Dr. Ernest C. Moore, Vice-President University of California and Director U. C. L. A. (2) Prof. Ray...
Field Trip Enjoyed By Botany Classes [Newspaper Article] — Corsair — 8 April 1931
Field Trip Enjoyed By Botany Classes The old adage, "Join the Navy and see the world," is being changed in S. M. J. C. to "Join the botany class and see California." On Tuesday, March 24, the class under the leadership of Mr. H. L. Bauer took their second extensive trip for this semester. In five cars of various makes and vintages the botanists first went to El Segundo and made a careful examination of the vegetation on the sand dunes there. Later, they journeyed north along the coast and spent the afternoon studying plant communities in Topanga Canyon. The chief purpose of the trip was to study types of vegetation and the physical factors that control the distribution of plants. Lunch was eaten at the cabin of Miss Louise Bordon, located in a beautiful spot (Continued on Page Three) (Continued from Page One) on the old Topanga road. While engaged in this pleasant activity it looked as though the trip might be brought to a sudden close. A forest ranger and a couple of deputy sheriff...