Universidad de las Américas Puebla

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Colecciones Digitales Periódicos Universitarios

Mexico City Collegian “The American College South Of The Border”

Vol. 11, No 10.

Km. 16, Carretera México - Toluca; México 10, D. F.

miércoles 30 de abril, 1958

Página 1

  • Co-ed Joins In Fiesta For Pan Am Day
  • Press Club Arranges Second Story Contest
  • Palenque Expedition Leaves Tonight
  • New Dean's List Honors Forty-Nine
  • Seniors Hear Talks On Job Possibilities

Pies de Foto

  • Foto 1: The Palace of the Sun at Palenque, Chiapas, mutely testifies to the excellence of the pre-Columbian architets whose works still stand in the Valley of Otolum. Many of the myteries of Palenque, which will be visited by the MCC Explorers' Club during the May 1-5 holidays, have not yet been deciphered by anthropologists.
  • Foto 2: Her Cinderella trip to the great state of Texas over, Polly Wilson relaxes and reminisces on the MCC campus. Polly represented the college at the Pon-Am Days festival at Edinburgh, Texas. While she was at the festival, which was sponsored by Pan American College in Edinburgh, Polly was given the full treatment in Texas hospitality.
  • Foto 3: Comrades on the new Dean's List gather over a cup of coffee to toast their academic achievement. Left to right are John A. Ridley, Otis E. Broke, Anthony W. O'Donnell, and Gene Rolland Suhl.

Página 2

  • Study Abroad Can Change Your Views
  • Presenting Mexico
  • All Men Search For Meaning In Universe
  • Open Letter To Student Body
  • Ex-MCCer Recalls The Good Old Days
  • Passing Of Carlos Castañeda Deprives Scholastic World Of Brilliant Intellect

Pies de Foto

  • Foto 1: Xochimilco: Five hundred years ago most of the Valley of Mexico, in which Mexico City is located, was a lake. The towns and cities of that time were built on islands, ruled from the principal island of Tenochtitlán, seat of the Aztec Empire.

Página 3

  • Pledges Set Folding Record
  • Two Big Mexican Holidays Observed In Coming Week
  • MacCurdy Weds Senorita Ruiz
  • German Visitors Tour College
  • New Chaucer Club Officers Elected
  • Photo Club Gets Darkroom, Lab
  • LAES Sees Brewery, Hears Nagle Speak
  • Explorers Club Probes Caves Of Cacahuamilpa

Pies de Foto

  • Foton 1: Meeting people was the theme of the dinner given at the El Casino restaurant for the new pledge members of Delta Mu chapter of the lnternational Fraternity of Delta Sigma Pi. Shown (left to right) are Ray Ball, Dean Woods, Noel Atkinson, Leon Baer, Tony Rodríguez, Bruce Banks, Vern Meyer, George Zeolla, Alex Volvicius, and John Liutermoza.
  • Foto 2: Getting acquainted at a recent teo sponsored by the MCC Wives Club, a group of students' spouses chat over refreshments. The Wives Club was organized to provide activities for members and their husbands. Meetings are held every other Tuesday, and oil student wives and wives of students are welcome. In the picture standing from left to right ore president Lois Meyer, secretary Jean Woods and vice president Suzanne Jung. Seated are guests Tina Ver Nooy, Susan Martin and Jackie Cadena.
  • Foto 3: Drafting the schedule spring quarter events for the Latin American Economic Society are newly elected Society officials, (left to right) Elisa Torrey, secretary; Jaquelyn Hadgson, club advisor; Ed Tomus, treasurer; Ted Grayno, vicepresident; and Bill Pheiffer, president.

Página 4

  • MCC Crew Has Busiest Season Ever At Yagul Dig

Pies de Foto

  • Foto 1: In the photagraph above, we are in the ante-antechamber of Tomb 18 and looking through the exterior door into the antechamber. At left is the door stone (moved from its original position, where it blocked part of the door).
  • Foto 2: Bill Payne uses an auto jack to litt the heavy stone door from the place where it was found. Also visible are the exterior lintel, the walls of the ante-antechamber, and the ruined cornice above the doorway
  • Foto 3: The above inscription, was copied from the door of Tomb 28 by Rodolfo Moreno.

Página 5

  • MCC Crew Has Busiest Season Ever At Yagul Dig
  • New Approach Proves Fruitful In Oaxaca

Pies de Foto

  • Foto 1: Fernando Horcositos, MCC onthropolgy faculty member, visits the dig and is put to work.
  • Foto 2: Howard Leigh, Mitla artist and epigrapher, sketching the outer lintel of Tomb 28. Mr. Leigh's preliminary study inclines him to think the inscriptions are dotes, equivalent to about 600 A. D. (see sketch below).
  • Foto 3: Above, Rodolfo Moreno, talented artist of Mitla who has learned drawing from Howard Leigh, sketches the inscriptions
    on the door of Tomb 28. A reproduction of this inscription appeors below.

Página 6

  • Roving Reporter Becomes Short Story Writer, Teacher
  • Italian Born Linguist Feels People Over-Empasize Materialism
  • Gordillo Leaves College To Take On Position In City
  • Rare Book Expert Pays Library Visit
  • Have You Ever Seen A Bag All Full Of Tomato?

Pies de Foto

  • Foto 1: Taking advantage of the recent spring weather and the beauty and calm of the sloping grounds of the lower half of the campus, Jerry Olson takes on his usual relaxed air in teaching his class, "Affects and Effects of Words." Sitting left is Wayne Siewert and for right is Ameen Alwan, known around MCC for his works in poetry.
  • Foto 2: Liony Mello

Página 7

  • Equestrian Rides To Canlpus From Yaqui
  • Post Masters Employ Subtle Methods To Calm Students
  • London Winter Proves Eventful For Music Prof
  • Miller Bases Life On Beauty And Honesty
  • Students Play In Production

Pies de Foto

  • Foto 1: Looking typically cartero with his protective half-sleeves, Ernesto Hernández Calderon (left) busily sorts mail during' a lull, while Luis Reyes (right), his cheerful assistant, pitches into the work load.
  • Foto 2: Yankee from Yaqui, Harold Edmondson, daily journeys to classes astride a horse which is one of the few methods of transportation in and out of his chosen Indian village.
  • Foto 3: Evelyn Mosier F. de Beausire
  • Foto 4: Clifford Miller

Página 8

  • MCC Edged Out In Three Close Brawls
  • College Aztecas Sweep Up Two More Victories
  • Keglers Soar High In National Contest
  • Banquet To fete Varsity Athletes
  • ''Peaceful'' Ken Duff Dotes On Mat Judo
  • Bad Day At Avandaro

Pies de Foto

  • Foto 1: Leading Polanco league bowler, Dick "Poochie" Limon of the Boozers whips a perfect Strike down the alleyways.
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