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The Kentucky Kernel, December 3, 1958

Part of The Kentucky Kernel

Guignol Players To Present 'The Enchanted' Guienol rivers' second production of the year. "The Enchanted." a fantasy-comed- y by Joan Oiraudoux. u ill be prcented in thj Ouignol Theatre Dec. 8, 9 and 10 at 8:30 p.m. First produced on Broadway in 1950, Phyllis Maddix and Dave Slack will star in the Guignol version. The play Is the story of a young French girl who falls love with a ghost and the upsetting results this strange in affair has cn the village in which she lives. More th?n 33 students are actively involved in the production, handling every job from directing and acting to set building and ushering. All production work is also handled by students. The student director is Douglas Ray and Jackie Mundell is the scene designer and production manager. Membership in the Guignol riayers is. open to all '' I'K students and all the colleges of the I'nlverslty are represented. The only requirrment for membership is an active interest in Guignol and its work. Guignol Players' president, Jackie' Mundell. has said. "The purpose of the Guignol Players Is to promote interest in all aspects of the theatre among UK students, regardless of college or major; to give these students an opportunity to do independent work in drama; to make possible the production of noteworthy plays outside the regular Guignol Theatre schedule; and to give members practical training in the various facets of practical theater." The Guignol riayers present thrre or four productions a year in the fully equipped lab thr.ilrr in the Fine .Arts Building. These productions consist of either h plays or groups of one-ac- t p!as. . 3 DDK Announces Tag Sale Winners Winners for the year 1953 in the Omicron Delta Kappa Tag Sales campaign were Alpha Delta Pi sorority and Sigma Nu fraternity. The two final prizes were based on the largest total receipts per capita for all five home football games, through which the winners sold the greatest number of tags. Both winners in the two respective divisions were presented a silver tray, a pitcher, and six goblets all of sterling silver worth $140. Delta Pi (in three games). Kappa Delta, and Delta Zeta. Winning fraternities were: Delta Tau Delta (in two games), Sigma Nu (in two games), and Lambda Chi Alpha. These winners had a choice of either a sterling silver julep cup. or a sterling silver cream and sugar set. Kent Combs presented the awards to the winners between halves at the Florida State-Ubasketball game Monday night. As Awards were also given to fra- chairman of the 1058 OI)K Tag ternities and sororities placing the high in collections for individual Sales, Combs congratulated winners for their "fine and home games. Winning - sororities were: Alpha serving efforts." K Hanging Of Greens et For Wednesday Nancy Lowe, Lexington, will play harp prelude and postlude music. John Anderson, Paint Lick, presi- dent of the SU Board, will read the- traditional biblical Christmas story. Fred Strache, Paducah. vice president of Student Congress will give the Proclamation of Christmas - 19 SHOPPING DAYS TO CHRISTMAS ct cussion of some theater problem. The ri.iyrrs also l.ige special performances far various civic and Etmcriity group. 8. nic of the jr.o t im'ed pl.r pi 'xl i. ed by GuUnoI Player- - in the p.-- t aie I H I M ird-- r tn the CVhedral" tn 1 $: and Shaw's "You Can Tell' in 1337. ;ii-tt'- Nr Greek Week will begin tonight with fraternity and sorority exchange dinners and naming of the "Most Outstanding Greek Man and Woman" on campus. The exchange dinners will be at 5:45 p.m. Five officers of each fraternity and sorority will act as hosts at their own houses. Other members of the groups will visit another house for dinner. Following dinner, a faculty committee's choice of the most outstanding man and woman Greeks will be announced at a Memorial Hall convocation. Guest speaker at the convocation will be Ollie James, editorial writer and columnist for the Cincinnati Enquirer. The judging committee consists of Dr. Leslie L. Martin, dean of men; Dr. Doris Seward, dean of women; John Proffitt and Mrs. Sharon Hall, assistants to the deans of men and women, respectively; Mrs. Sara B. Holmes, former dean of women; Dr. A. D. WLDNLM) AY. DEC. KY ns X No. V Kirwan, professor of history and former dean of men, and Dr. James Gladden, professor of sociology. The committee's choice will be based on qualities of scholarship, leadership and contribution to the Greek system. Originally, each Greek group nominated three members for the title. Of these, IFC chose 10 womjen finalists. Panhellenic Council, due to ties, chose 13 fraternity finalists. , The women finalists and their sororities are Phoebe Estrs, Susan Darnell and Susan Bradley, Delta Delta Delta; Cynthia Beaded, Gregg Rhodemyre and Ann Murphy, Kappa Alpha Theta; Lou Taylor, Alpha Delta Pi; Marilyn Mayes, Kappa Kappa Gamma, and Alice Broadbent and Mary Fileen McClure, Chi Omega. Male finalists and their fraternities are Dave Decker and Dent is McDaniel. Delta Tau Delta; Hill Kinkead. Sid Fortney and Murphy Green. Phi Kappa Tau; Jerry Shaikun. Zeta Beta Tau; Charles Moore and Bob Chambliss. Sigma Alpha Epsllon; John Oex. Triangle; Jim Sturkert and Whayn j Priest. Kappa Sigma; Fred Strache, Alpha Gamma Rho. and Bill Mammons, Sigma Cht. A concert featuring the Four Freshmen and the Clyde Trask orchestra will be presented at 8:31 p. m. Friday in Memorial Coliseum. Tickets are $1.50 per person and the concert is open to the public. Seats will not be reserved, but sections will be resered for each Greek organization. . Greek Week will conclude Saturday with the outstanding man and woman reigning at the God and decides Ball. The dance will be downtown at the Phoenix Hotel, and Buddy Morrow's orchestra will play. Dancing will be in the ballroom and tables will be set up in the Gold Room. A committee of members from IPC. Panhellenic and each fraternity and sorority is in charge o Greek Week events. Judo Club Organized Here By HERBERT STEELY sport which Judo, a Japanese stresses the art of lvs made its appearance on the UK campus. to A club has been orgawfed in instruct interested students basic judo. Judo, a Japanese word which means the gentle art, is a science that has been studied through the ages. Although its origin is unknown it has been traced to early Some accounts Chinese history. self-defens- e, and Pete South Ft. Perlman. Mitchell, president of YMCA and SC, will give the narration about the various Christmas greens. Joan Hopkinsville, YW say that it was Stadclman, borrowed from president, will give the narration Chinese monks who developed it concerned with the spirit of Christ- as a defense against bandits. mas. For many centuries the secrets Members or the YM 'and YW of judo were carefully guarded by cabinets, the SU Board and SC of- the rulers and the military groups ficers will hang the greens during of Japan. In recent years most of the ceremony. the secrets of judo have been reCarolers dressed in authentic leased, to the public. Many military costumes, accom- bases teach the serviceman to use 19th century panied by an instrumental group, it either in close quarters fighting will sing "Joy to the World," and or as protection if he should be un"God Rest You Merry Gentlemen." armed. a The audience also will participate Americans commonly have in singiug traditional carols. Group misconception about judo. They singing and the Carolers will be Consider it brutal and violent and under the direction of George Ken- often compare it to wrestling. ton, Lexington. Mrs. Norman While wrestlers depend more Chrisman Jr., Lexington, is choral upon weight and strength the judo adviser. The Men's Glee Club, under the direction of James A. King, professor of music, and the Women's Veterans9 Checks Glee Club under the chrectiis'i of Today is the final date for inMiss Phyllis Jennets, music veterans to sign for GI allotstructor, will present facial ment checks, the Veterans AdChristmas mu.c. ministration office announced. . J Dinners, Convocation To Open Greek Week ... Steve. Lundberg, Sigma Nu, and Trudy Walcutt, ADPi, accepted the awards for their fraternities Monday night. n LEXINCTON, Vol. L a. p. m. i UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY P - at 7:30 ul. ar WW i i The annual UK "Hanging of the Greens'' program set for Wednesday, Dec. 10, will be based on the theme, "The Spirit of Christmas," which is planned to convey the true meaning of Christmas in Christ's birth. The program will be held at 4:30 p. m in the Great Hall of the Sl'B and will be repeated again '' full-lengt- , ii play contest An annual one-ac- t held and paih awards are made to the wli'Lj.' contest is open In -all students in all four-yeKentucky Whenever possible these plays are p. t uted in a spl.l program in the sprint:. . The Plavers meet at 4 p.m. each Monday afternoin in the lab theater. Farh meeting includes n program of play, a scene or reading, a lecture by an a one-aauthority on some aspect of the drama or it group dis" expert depends upon skill and his knowledge of the human body, lie know the body's weak spots and strikes them to render his opponent helpless. Judo is a scientific sv.stem based on the principle of using the op- - strength an I poiu iiS Kteuter weight to his own disadvantage. Judo belts are aw. tided to v,h have jeaehed a higll degree of proficiency in the sport. The belts are achieved on a com Continued oil Page 8 i.wwwi'wi'IWl'''''',l',M''l''M """ minim in mig a NT i . a .v:r Vr George Kle is bhoun throwing a fellow judo student over his shoulder during a practice at a recent meeting of the newly organized Judo Club.