Signpost (Weber, Utah), 1962-02-271
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if AMU And S ft Students in Cast eseifei Toraight If OIHIS 7"- vw8S f I Lv.:v.....:-:.: Slaking final preparations for "The King And I" are Pam Chrisman, Ronald Parker, Don Gardner, and Paulette Lichenstein WEBER COLLEGE SIGNPOST VOL. 3 NO. 16 FEBRUARY 27, 1962 OGDEN, UTAH Poetry Contest 7o Be Held Student poets interested in appearing in ,an outstanding anthology of college poetry are invited to submit entries postmarked no later than April 12, it was announced this Week. The fifth semesterly anthology of the American College Poetry Society will be published next May, according to information received from Richard Briand, Executive Secretary. Contributions must be the original work of the student. Poems, which may reflect any subject, should not exceed 48 lines, nor may any individual submit more than five poems. The Society will offer Recognition Awards of five dollars each, to the five outstanding college poets. Entries must be sent the American College Poetry Society, P.O. Box 24083, Los Angeles 24, Calif. WC Band To Present Concert The Weber College band department will take 23 members and eight different ensembles to Salt Lake City, Feb. 23, to present a concert at Olympus High School said K. Earl Erickson, band director.Mr. Erickson, in trying to promote Weber's music Department, invited all interested musicians to join Weber College's dance band. Practices Friday The dance band practices every Friday at noon, and he said that piano and string bass players were especially invited. He said that the University of Uibah, Brigham Young, and Utah State University all sponsor fine dance bands which play at school, private dances and other activities. ff Oriental Comedy By Catherine Harline The curtain will rise tonight on one of Weber's most spectacularly entertaining productions, "The King and I" said Glenn L. Hanson, managing director. This Rogers, and Hammerstein musical opens tonight at Ithe Og-den High School at 8:15 p.m. with an impressive cast of over forty, and with such energizing songs as "I Whistle A Happy Tune", "Hello Young Lovers", "Something Wonderful", .and "We Kiss In A Shadow." In this delightful musical which takes place in and around the King's palace in Bangkok, Siam, an altruistic British governess enters the King's household and proceeds to reorganize their way of life, to the chagrin of the King and the bewilderment of his subjects.The King is played by Don Gardener; Anna Leonowens, the governess, is played by Pam Chris-man. Other featured players are: Tuptim, Sally Bane; Lun Tha, Mike Valentine; Lady Thiang, Paulette Lichenstein; the Krala-home, Bob Johnson. The Interpreter, Tom Miller; Prince Chululongkorn, Ronald Parker; Pha Alack, Devon Dahl; Captain Orton, Frank Bently; and Sir Edward Ramsey, George Spel-vin. i Featured dancers are: Janet Bell and John Oostyne. T. Leonard Rowley is Stage Director assisted by Kathy Napole. Choreographer, Mary Ellen Bailey; Costum Mistress, Mrs. Ferron Nebeker; Pianist, Linda Brown; Lighting and Seitting were designed by John M. Elzey. Students and Faculty may obtain their tickets using their activity aards, and Mr. Hanson urges them ito attend the opening performance tonight since the last nights are usually sold out. (i V 1 Dennis Berrett W C Journalism Student EAIins National Contest An editorial written by Dennis Berrett, student at Waber College, has won a $100 first prize in the fourteenth annual College Newspaper Contest on Safe Driving, sponsored by Lumbermens Mutual Casualty Company. James S. Hemper, board chairman of Lumbermens, announced that Mr. Berrett is one of four first pace individual winners selected in judging at Chandler, Arizona.Mr. Berretts editorial, "The Killer is at Large", appears in this issue of the Signpost. 32 States Compete Contest material was received from colleges and universities in 32 states and Canada. Eighteen awards are given to newspapers for publication of safety cam paigns LU U1U1V1UUB.15 AUI CU1" torials, feature articles, . cartoons and photographs. Lumbermens conducts the contest to encourage college journalists to promote safe driving knowledge and attitudes among their fellow students. i Contest Judges Judges of the contest were Governor Paul Fannin of Arizona; Mrs. Homer P. Hargrave, formerly the actress Colleen Moore, of Phoenix; Clarence Budington Kelland, author, of Soottsdale, Arizona; Walter T. Lucking, president, Arizona Public Service company, Phoenix, Arizona; Mrs. John J. Louis, of S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. Racine, Wisconsin; D. K. Mac-Donald, chairman of the board, D. K. MacDonald, Inc., Seattle Washington; and Harry Montgomery, assistant publisher, Phoenix Gazette and Arizona Republic. Concert Planned The Utah Symphony, under the direction of Maurice Abravanel, will present a concert on March 8 in the Ogden High School auditorium.Tickelts must be purchased three days ahead of time at the Treasurer's Office.
|Title||Signpost (Weber, Utah), 1962-02-27, Vol. 3, No. 16|
|Contributors||Associated Students of Weber College; A generous grant from the Utah State Library and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.|
|Description||Weber's current student newspaper, the Signpost, first appeared on September 29, 1937. For two years prior to that time, campus news was disseminated via announcements posted on a bulletin board known as the "Signpost". As a result, the masthead of the first issue of the paper itself featured a rudimentary wooden sign with the title spelled out in rustic-looking letters. Over the years the paper has been published continuously, though the look, size and style has changed several times.|
|Subject||College student newspapers and periodicals; Weber College|
|Publisher Digital||Stewart Library, Weber State University|
|Source||University Archives LD5893.W55 S5, Stewart Library, Weber State University|
|Rights Management||Public Domain. Courtesy of University Archives, Stewart Library, Weber State University.|