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University of Kentucky
LEXINGTON, KV., WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6,
Record UK Budget
Approved By Trustees
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record $17,1SP.173 biuret, which will provide average faculty salary increases of
was approved yesterday by the University Board of Trustees.
budget to the trustees, UK President Frank G. Dickey called the
In piesenting the 1900-0budget "the best ever," not only in the amount of money granted, but in the fair distribution of
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The budget will provide $4,011.-OvTmore than was requested by
the University last fall for the
fual yt;T which will begin
Analysis Of Salary Increases
For the tiennium of 1960-6the
Billion Cellar" Legislature ap- propnated to the University $8,- 202.00 ) nitre than was requested.
In addition to the salary in- crease, the budget will proide
funds for a new chemistry-physic- s
building, library expansion, addi- tion to the Student Union Build- Int. new commerce building, an
addition to the Education Build- ing. and engineering building.
It i.s the many buiklincr projects
to be undertaken under the new
budget that makes it so nwh
larger than pa.-- budgets. Increased
salaru-and money to be used or
hiring additional instructors account for only 2 million dollars.
Both the Agricultural Experiment Station and Agricultural Extension Service received greater
grants than requested under the
budget submitted last fall.
The tctal increases in the new
Division of Colleges and
Salary 1960-6- 1
ana agricuiiurai ana
geological projects. $822,760.
Board member Clifford E. Smith,
Frankfort, recommended that the
trustees cost Done votinr on the
budget until all members had a
chance to read it more thoroughly.
He pointed out that they were
to the Southeastern Interfraternity Council
Convention are, from left, Dick Wallace, Delta Tau Delta; Dave
Stewart, Tau Kappa Epsilon; and Dave McLellan, Phi Gamma
Delta. The convention is being held at the University of Alabama
Friday and Saturday.
12 Month Basis
budget over the 1959-6- 3 fiscal year
ending June 30 i.s $3,272,580. Col- leges and administration show a
$1,418,370 increase; Medical Center,
UK Trustees Approve
Med Center Positions
Dr. Halstead's appointment will
become effective Aug. 1.
Dr. Stewart is associate professor of pathology at Columbia and
an associate attending pathologist at Presbyterian Hospital in
He is a graduate of Notre Dame
and received his M.D. degree from
the University of Rochester. He
will assume his new duties June 1.
Other appointments in the Medical Center approved yesterday by
the Board of Trustees included :
Paul F. Parker, director of the
Division of Hospital Pharmacy for
the American Pharmaceutical Association and American Society of
Hospital Pharmacists, appointed
director of pharmacy and central
supply and assistant professor of
General Electric Foundation,
pharmacy in the College of PharUK Medical Center.
N. Y.. $209.50 representing the
He is a graduate of Harvard Col- macy, starting April 15.
sum of all reported gifts made by lege and Harvard Medical School.
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former UK students who are
by the General Electric
Co.; National Merit Scholarship
Corp., Evanston, 111., $200 as scholarship assistance to students at
the University who are not merit
American Air Filter Foundation,
Dr. James F. Hopkins, University professor of history,
Inc., Louisville, 1,000, for the William Maxwell Reed Professorship was presented the Alice Hallam Book Award Monday night
Fund administered by the Kentuc- for
the most distinguished writing by a history faculty memky Research Foundation.
The American Hereford Associa- ber during the past year.
tion, Kansas City, presented a
The award, presented at a din- - versity. Before joining the UK
sound and color movie to the
of Phi Alpha Theta, ulty in 1950, he had been a high
Department of Animal Husbandry. national history honorary, was school teacher, businessman, and
The Pan American Petroleum made on the basis of the first state welfare official in Missis-voluCorp. of Tulsa, Okla., presented to
of "The Papers of Henry sippi.
the Department of Chemistry a Clay," of which Dr. Hopkins is
Dr. Hopkins is the author of two
books published by the University
A native of Noxapater, Miss., he press:
and an infrared catalyst study
A History of the Hemfj
equipment unit with accessories, holds degrees from the University industry in Kentucky," and "The
valued at about $32,000.
of Mississippi, UK, and Duke Unl- - University of Kentucky: Origins
and Early Years."
He also has written several articles of an historical nature for
a variety of professional publications.
played in America since the days estine as it was in the time of
Speaker for the evening was Dr.
of Edwin Booth. In this play, he Christ.
George Abemathy, UK visiting;
introduced Maurice Evans and
It would have camels and history professor from the UniMargaret Webster to Broadway.
donkeys for transportation, a vast versity of Alabama, who spoke on
He brought Sir Cedric Hard-wick- e bazaar section, and an amphithe- "The Changing Face of Creat
and Sara Allgood to this atre seating 5.000, where Nativity Britain."
country for Carroll's "Shadow and and Passion plays will be given
New members of Phi Alpha
annually from Christmas to Theta who were initiated before
He starred himself and Julie Easter.
the dinner are:
Haydon in Saroyan's "The Time of
Jane Shewmaker, Harrodsburg;
Your Life," the first play ever to
Annetta Handshoe, Handshoe;
win both the Pulitzer Prize and
Rose Hill. Prestonsburg ; Martha
the Drama Critics Award.
Tickets for the annual Arts Keffer, Greensboro. N. C; Anne
In 1943, he brought back acand Sciences dinner, to be held Armstrong, Lexington; Genevieve
tress Laurette Taylor to play opat 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 26 in Carroll, Miami, Fla.; Ethel Amposite him in "The Glass Menagthe SUB, may be obtained from brose, Lexington; Elaine Long,
erie." He directed Eugene O'Neill's Capt. Frank D. Weeks, phone Lexington.
"The Iceman Cometh" the next 21GH.
Susan Dye, Cincinnati, Ohio;
Features of the program will
project is to be the Dean's Report by Dean Patrick Furlong, Lexington; WilHis pet
reproduce in exact replica the M. M. White and a presentation liam Judy, Frankfort; John
Holy Land in Florida.
of slides showing rampm life a Souder, Lexington; Robert Patters,
son, Irving ton, and Donald
Dow ling's idea is to erect a
half century ago.
copy of Pal
Appointments of an assistant to
the vice president for the Medical
Center and a department of pathodealing with an 18 million dollar logy chairman were approved yesterday by the UK Board Cf Trusbudget.
Mr. smith asked that the hnnrd
Dr. James A. Halsted, a
decide the matter in two weeks.
r. p. Hopson. vice chairman of in Iran,professor of medicine now
the board, pointed out that if any Dr. William R. Willard. assistant
tiustees found any faults in the
B. Stewart, facDr.
budget after approving it they ulty Wellinton
member at Columbia Univercould still change it at a later sity's College
of Physicians and
Surgeons, will head the Pathology
The board approved the budget Department.
after considerable debate.
Dr. Halsted is chairman of the
Department of Medicine at the
University of Shirax in Iran and
chief of medical service at a hospital there. He will direct postgraduate medical education for the
UK Accepts $7,540 In Gifts
Gifts of mcney totaling; $7,540
were accepted yesterday for UK by
the Board cf Trustees.
Two miscellaneous gifts a sound
film entitled 'The Hereford Story"
and a chemical equipment unit
also weie approved.
Donors and their gifts are Mrs.
John L. Davis, Lexington. $20 to
the Kentucky Research Foundation for the Frances Jewell McVey
Chicane, $1,000 to be applied towards the scholarship fund for
the International Summer School.
Smith Kline and French Laboratories, Philarirlpha, $1,500 to the
Agricultural Experiment Station in
support cf the animal husbandry
project entitled, "Growth Stimulants for Swine."
Shell Chemical Corp., New York
City, $1,000 covering grant-in-ai- d
for the Department of Entomology
and Bctany; W. Atlee Burpee Co.,
Philadelphia. $100 as a scholarship
award to a student in horticulture;
Dr. Robert D. Shepard, Lexington.
$10 to the Kentucky
Foundation for the Jack O. Webb
Herschel Weil, Lexington. $200
and $100, to be awarded to the two
seniors in agriculture who have the
highest accumulative standings for
the first three years of college.
Philip Sang, River Forest, 111.,
$1,601.07, representing the proceeds
from the sale of 50 shares of stock
in Spiegel. Inc.; Kentucky Retail
Farm Equipment Association,
Louisville, $200 to be used as a
scholarship for a student studying
in the field of agricultural engineering.
David Bolotin. Lexington. $200 to
the Jay D. Weil Memorial Scholarship Fund; Sealtest Foods Corp.,
Louisville. $200 for the dairy
Bowling To Give Lecture Thursday
Kddie Dow ling actor, direc-
tor, producer, and playwright
will appear in Memorial Coliseum at 8:15 p.m. Thursday,
as a part of the Central Kentucky Concert and Lecluie
The late Lee Schubert, a friend
of Dowling. once said, "Eddie nas
enriched the American theater
with his imagination and his integrity. He has had the courage
to take a chance on dreams."
Dowling was the first producer
to prrsent in America the plays of
Paul Vincent Carroll, and the first
to give Tennessee Williams a break
by producing "The Clavt Menagerie."
In 1930. he produced "Richard
II." the first time it hid been