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THE ( "PR LIBRARY volume 8 number 21 published by students of new college, sarasota, florida For those ":ho the Liberation Picnic, it sure was fun. We mostly sat around and fme picniC type food, and wen_t and went for a stroll through the polSon 1YY and we even $a w a gtcat, big alligator. Thank you, Dave Middleman Dr patiently driving the bus. TAKE CHARLEY THAT HARRA! mixed up. Harra (who is conveniently by K a deposit or NC $49.65 in the black. However, deadlines et al, thereby the to-you'll remember, Servomation was still tal deposit to $100, and lowermg from short $50. If N C could tum over the ex$200 to $50 the amount eac? must tra That way either N Cor Servoma-come up with. A large maJOrity of tion comes out$. 35 short. Maybe some meeting favored (Colleg.e kind soul would help them out. has since approved it -Aud It IS now m After Silverman's presentation, dissent effect) arose as to whether non-boarders should A little after 8 PM, Simcoe took the pay at all for board. The. possibility of stand to tell us how he'd had to stop buy non-rooming students sharmg the burden ing students and ju:t give them the mo-of their-rooming but non-boarding breth-ney the p C S said they'd need. This, ren was discussed. he said was necessary to keep N C sol-The next topic under discussion was vent He told us that he takes costs be-the $200 contingency fee. It was men-side tuition and fees into account in tioned that some parents have sent $200. granting scholarships. He tries tobe without kids tl.lnl'ing in their cards. There-fair. If anyone has questions, go see fore, the fiscal office's records are a bit him. FACULTY PLAYS WITH MATCHES by Don Goldberg and the college. Ted Ansbacher EPC The faculty met yesterday (Wednesday) started it' off by and in its only action approved the pro-the mot1on and pronptly received a bng posal from the Educational Policy Com-and seemingly well-prepared assist from mittee for an all-contract system next President Elmendoif who claimed that academic year, Here's a brief summary the old contract/non-contract system of the new structure; a few complete in the way of progress," that copies are in H amilton Center; they will it t_ends to reinforce.extreme speciali-probably bP tiistributed to all students zation and extreme dilettantism while soon. new all-contract system will danand Contract form: a statement of edustudent and faculty responsi-cational objectives, both long range and bility as well as "provide more lively for the term, along with a description of options to more students, He of course the work to be done during the term. added, as a good chairman, that he was Evaluation: a description of the work not necessarily speaking in favor of the actually completed and a as motion. Could have fooled me. either 'satisfactory' ot unsatisfactory'. _David Smillie presented a two-page Disputes could be taken to the SASC. opposing the is the present case, a student could motion, comparmg New College's idea ry a 'deficiency' of one term's work WIof experimentation to "a child's exper-thout penalty. Two terms deficiency imenting with matches rather than the will' be grounds f01" -dism .issal. experimentalist interested in some sort Transcript will list courses, tutonals, of progressive knowledge. He denoun-and specialprojects completed. ced change for change's sake but fav-Graduation requirementS will be nme ored change for improvement. terms of satiSfactory contracts, four I Drs. Deme and questioned s P's and a Senior Project and Baccala-whether the E PC, or anyone for that ureate Exam Note that this contract matter, lw.d ever researched the results system can be modified for any new ca-of the contract/non-contract experiment. lendar. Nancy Ferraro reported that no one ever The first order of business at the me-has. Gorfein (who, by the way will be eting was a report on the \oecent Bolll'd part-time college examiner ne: year) of Trustees meeting_. Ted Ansbacher added that he wanted to see the college announced that a f6'lir-member commit-get away from "course-counting term-tee, composed of Trustee Dallas Dort, counting, or any kind of countfug." President John Elmendorf, plus one fac-Douglas BerggJ;Bn, who wrote the con-ulty member and one student, who ha-tract/non-contract plan two years a go ven't yet been chosen, was chargecl,.t-""'" spoke of "gross evaluations." He wan-st udy the govemance of the College. ted the option of judging a term's work El m endorf discuss e d finances, e xpla inCOJllplete not j ust either 'Satisfactory ining tha t a budget is a "hypothetical or 'unsatisfactory'. amoun t o f m oney th:tl: we don' t h a ve," Bill FleischJDJan, who is leaving t h e and that any savings mad e by actually colleR;e after this term and swore he spen ding less than the b u dget, is not mo-would never attend anotb,er faculty meet-ney in the bank, but merely money that ing after November, s uggested that if the the ColleR;e doesn' t have to raise. The contract proposal were adopted, the fac-Trustces approved ulty cut their course and tutorial l oad by ---,rY.Or? ve r creaSie a disability insurance policy for faculty counselling burden and leaving students no, and the principle of having a choice but independent study. Otherwise, few student representatives participate he added, faculty would not have the time in drawing up the budget. to advise contractees responsibly. "If John Morrill (noting that "buildings New College worked the way we intended are not one of our forts") reported that it, we'd all be dead. But people jwt don't the Trustees Architecture and Physical want to die. 11 Instead, thl! faculty signs Plant Committee was sympathetic to contracts between bites of cottage cheese the proposed addition to the Natural at noon in Hamilton Center. Fleischman Sciences Building. The problem here called for the development of a community is money since the college used funds a collec:tiv!! committment to independent originally earmarked for science build-study, rather than the current uncommitted ings to build the West Campus dorms. collection. Elmendorf somehow explained this away, The problem of time was picked up by making it all sound very kosher, that the the opponents of the proposal. Smillie college is gradually repaying the science said he was already overburdened with :dbuilding funds. Morrill finally told of visees; he wants to spend time in academic the need to revise the master plan for purs.llits, Drs. Deme and Riley also won-the campus. dered where the e.xtra time will come from. Provost Charlie Lyons summed up the David Gay reported that the Student Ac-trustees meeting as being the most pos-ademic Status Committee had been working itive meeting in a long time, that the on a plan for "educational financial outlook is good on the short persons who would spend most of their time run, -.,ut very questionable on the long. advising students. It also reported r t all deoends on the Ford grant. that three Union Graduate School s!udents The debate on the contract proposal might be hired with the U\4\W money might be compared to shit-shovelling for the specific purpose of serving as edu-in Mexico: long, hot, and heavy. As cational counselors. Gay thought.the two usualno one tried to be convincing, but proposals should be considered together. only to present his own personal Finally, a t 5:40PM, Jon Culbertson c al-of the universe, the human conctitlon, led the question, which surprisingly passed with only one dissent. The vote on the a u contract plan: fourteen in favor, I}ine opposed. "Govemance by attrition" quipped Gorfein. THREE FOR CHARLIE A New College student has a triple crown of impressive academic honors by winning the Herbert H. Lehman Graduate Fellowship in Social Sciences. Charles K. MacKay, of Dayton, Ohiq is one of 90 outstanding college gr3.dua1es in the United States to be awarded t h e coveted fellowships, from among 1, 139 applicants. Earlier, MacKay was selected to receive the prized Danforth Graduate.Fellowship for advanced study in prepa.-ation for a career of college teaching and had 'been named a finalist in the competition for the Woodrow Wilson Foundation Fellowships. Recipients of the Lehman fellowships may receive up to $5 000 a year f or 4 years of graduate study Charlie, who has a dual major in philosophy and religion, has already completed academic requirments toward his degree and will receive his diploma in June His plans include entering his novitate with the Marianists, a Roman Cath Olic teaching brotherhood The faculty meets again next to hear the SA S C proposals, and (who knows?) maybe a new calendar. Be there. to russia with love. If thinR;s .$eem a little dull first term t may be d.!! to tiE sence cf Ainee FEher who is abandoninJZ us for coU!er Leningrad State University. She' 1S one of only 29 American students cho for a program ofmdy m the Cooperative Russian Program For the 14-week semester Aimee will live in a university dorm with S:Met students and at mid-semester will take a two-week field trip to such cities as Mos cow, Yalta and Kiev staff Mary Jo Kathy Colleen Kimi Karen Debby Jose Janice Carol thanks to Christine for pictures


To whoever broke the glass lay-out table to the editors: top in the newspaper office: You slowed us down for all of five minthe gay people we met are in utes. It really takes a bit more to stop incredibly nifty people... LeU us. If it was accidental, why not take the re}ftssial is a thing. responsibility and help pay for a replace-try to eliminate the necessity for Jt. ment? In any case, the Cauldron bubbles Keesha Heimann on. The Staff Dear Editor: Reading the articles in the May3 issm of the Cauld.r men with a healthy and :free mind and l:e4r hoping that by then such arbitrary 1 a b e ls as Gay, male and feDDale will disappear in favorc failed to let alone ever hope of JrOVidhlg an andiscuss the abolttim af the non-cCiltract. going innovative educatia:t. We eJther al bY*m in terms of New College1StheGf go all the way or m tlU:h get d. education. I propose that the abolttion Siowiy we are :lrukM would constJttU a recognition of a faillE and meaningful relatiODships wth the of the experiment in plachl& all faculty tbl'ough our ever-evolving edutcademk: respoosibilfty 011 the audeut. I catialal policy, and stude:Dt-faculty 1mderaand the aboUtico to have been pro-committees are amoog the molit creat-por a week, The Bread Board provided $15 so that seven students may attend lectures by Stuart Crane of the John Birch Society. One hundred dollars was given to Casey Green and Don Goldberg of the Memorial Day Coalition, for their day of picnics and court parties, Concerning the never-ending problem : of the swililmmg pool, rumor had it that tlie Booker kids weren't feally insured. It was agreed that, if this is the case, they aren't allowed to use the pool. Jono revealed that the school will need several students for its Summer Self-study and one student for the trustees' school governance study. Peop)e interested in these paid positions should apply to the SEC immediately. SENIOR ART SHOW Monday May 17 -Friday May 21 ceramics sculpture paintings prints drawings by Sharron Arbuckle f. THE CHEESE SHOP : : Of ST. AIIMANOS CIIICLE t I tlfilliifl I 0 -: IMPORTED CHEESES : from around the world "" GOURMET FOOD--BEER & WINE : < t Weekly Specials t Wagner Flavorings & Spices a loafofbreadfinew ineandgoooodcheese! you supply thee ... ......................... NORTON's f Camera Center ; 1481 Main St : 4524 14th St W -


TRUSTEES Despite three days of quasi-agonizing meetings that seemed to last forever, it seems as though the trustees were never really here Perhaps this is due to the fact that their busy schedules left them w it h little time to chat, perhaps it is due to b! fact that they were here for only three days or perhaps it is because they seemed to have little effect on the day-to-day life of the school The trustees arrived to a school they had heard virtually nothing about S1n co: NovembeJ: Is it any wonder they dealt with only obvious things like the budget and Harra 's $200? What did they say ant the calendar? What could they say, few had received it and all seemed afraid of taking it out of those obscure "channel that snake their way aro\md the bowels of the school The comm 'lmity has intim idated trustees into not acting to impJ>Ie the school by using a decision-making process that virtually insures that some faction of the school will oppose the i:lea and the trustees do not want to cross any large segment of the community. Hence the trustees get no information from the school and only receive ideas that have been regurgitated from the depths of an obscure faculty committee Tobey are for experimenting with tre school, finding new ways to govern the school and financial integrity. To thC2 ends, they voted to construct a 4-m an committee to study governance, they voted for three educational co\mselors and an examiner, they voted to go wth voted for three educational co\mselors and an examiner, they voted to reduce the scholarshilp budget from 400, f'l)() to 000 they voted to go with the $200 fee (for lack of a better way to ix. ;ure tre meeting of deadlines) and they asked to hear more from the school I regret that the New College trus1Ees who conceived and gave birth to school have been relegated to an expensive rubber stamp I wish the trustees co u 1 d once again lead this school back onto 'liE road of experimental education I'm willing to work for that goal. The reader will ask, What's in it for me, the little guy why should we make an effort to once again tell the trustees what is going on here, and let them decide what to do? Because they have the least vested interest in the school ( we have to siphon them all away from other jcbs to get here) they are the group least into politics and they know best v.hat .kind of experi .nental school this was to be. They are good people commo rooms Kingsley Hall was formed to promote comml.Dlity; sharing with each other. Due to anarchistic lack of organization-we have never formally invited everyone to share our resources. We apologize, and do so now. Room 101 is common library. In it are various vdumes and a file telling you our areas of interest and 'proficiency. '' Use it--add your own if you like. Room 107 is for meditation, rest, SIlence. Room 119 is a craft room. In it is a resource file, a loom, and a silk screen. Room 131 is a Rap room/tea house. Room 132 is a pseudo-media room.. Join us. Won'tcha? keeping up Last year, Captain Jack ran an article about the new branch of Antioch Colleget that was opened in Columbia, Md. The place is one of three Antioch centers in the area (Batimore and WashingtQn, DC). lf you think Sarasota is rustic, Columbia, with its masses of prefab boxes, colonial gas stations, and one-building downtown exemplifies primitive suburbia. As Paz .says, "It helps to have a sense of the absurd." The school's physical resources consist of the Manor, the only structure in the area over three years old (it's really old, built when houses were made out of stone entirely). In spite of being poorer, smaller, and newer than New College, Antioch-Columbia has certain advantages. Did you know that: 1. students are deeply involved in ad procedures. (they actually dec Ide who is to be admitted) 2. students are informed about all financial matters, even, at times, before the, decisions are made 3. in Yellow Sp;ings, students vote on who is going to be on the faculty 4. students really teach classes, just like the big they don't even need a faculty member to sign for them. Students interested in the Peace Corps or opportunities in Latin America especially P eru, please call Mr. (355-2800.) soon as possible but definitely before May 20th. Movie Women in Love is a deceptive movie. It is visually superb, finely acted, and portenuously scripted. But the surface of images, words, and faces there is an appalling emptiness, a hollow center. Painstakingly true to the novel, Ken R ussellperpetuates the mistakes made by Lawrence. But the filn:J for all its drawbacks comes off as a better work of art than the novel ;where the novel is shabby in form and inad-equate in content, the film is formally near-perfect. One continually wishes throughout the film that the director, and actors had had a subject worthy of their skills. Where the novel and the film both fail is in the development of char a cter. The problem is simple: four people are given equal attention, and only tow of them are interesting. Rupert Brooke and Gudr\m Brangwen are fascinating, intricate characters, and each nuance of character is eloquently stated in the film. Alan Bates plays Rupert very well, though he tends to underplay the mystical while emphasizing the vulgar a bit more than I would have liked. The scene where Rupert, after being injured, runs out into the woods in a dazed, feverish state "comm\mion" with nature is one of the most exciting visual presentations I have seen. So sensitive is the photography that each touch of the healing wet s E c Fresh from their success in the $200 vs $$100 battle royal, the SEC held another' 3 meeting last night. Fnst off, Chuck Derrick noted that the new $50 deposit( in addition to the ready on deposit) is due May 28. Refunds should be next week, or the money may be credited to next fall's tuition Als<-, his office has been working onfindmg spaces off-campus for students both for 0e ;md this fall. They havei>url flve or Sl>c; contact student services about them. Chuck brought up the matter of refrigerators and their storage durmg the summer. It was decided to consult. with Mr. Prickett before setting any policy. Next the College Council's proposed "proof of residence" for students proposal was considered. The SEC Review gras.s upon Rupert's body is felt by th audience; his final collapse releases e them as if from a h t' other outst d ypno .Ic spell. An-stra an scene IS Gudruns forenge, ecstatic dance in the field be. a herd of cows, a scene so tigh stands a hair's breadth f th t 1crous. rom e lud-But the other two h sented to us a b c are pre-Rupert and G sdr emg mteresting as u un --mstead we find them shallow and boring In G 1 d Crich d era an Ursula Brangwen we have two of Lawrences' favorite (and most ab-ommable ) devices --the "Essence of Maleness" character and the "Essence of Femaleness" Both are p e-sented as mystical enigmas lit with\: ,. mner light" that su Gudr\m st pposedly, Rupert and nve to possess N t 1 is coupled with Ursu1a ura ly Rupert ald. The audience thr f1.Dl With Ger-is vaguely dissatisfied the film' nations, as the potential w ese combi characters is er of two like partners, By the end by their Jellytoo are dissatisfied tho gh' the reasons Sadly th' u for different al1Za' t' ey come to their re-lons two and h lf h The film s M a a ours too late th essage? As it is writt .. e previews "Lov F en m a part of their ex e.. or men, it's only 't' h perience For wo 1 s t eu entire life y .B men, ou et! Carol Levenson Dr. Miller reported that another mem ber of the New College Comm\mity had been attacked and rape attempted pff campus) last weekend. He had this advice to offer New College women: 1> .t:lways report the incident. If youdon't lt will happen again, and might involve murder. 2) ReP?rt it immediately. If you don't there be tremendous prejudice against the validity of the case. 3)When going to the police, always take along someone who knows how to handle the s!tuatio i.e. Walt, John Doyle, Chuck Dernck. Thatway the correct cnai'ges w w. .. be filed and you will have some moral support. 4) Try to maintain an atmosphere of good will toward the police. They're essential-ly sympathetic, even if they seem rather cold-blooded at times. 5) On filing charges, remember that: announcements Honda 160 Perfect Condition bars, electric start, windshield low mileage. Must sell, Best Offer. Jettrey Goldhagen Box 161 Rm Cl15 Loving home for beautiful Black Cat needed Box 94 or Rm D-2l4 Derrick has a housing file with a few off-campus places for summer and next fall Dr Miller wants poems & stories by next Monday for New Collage Ride for two people needed for BOSTON! Neither of us can drive, but we will compensate by assuming most of the expenses Contact: Dianne Scarq Box 378, Rm. 320 or Duque Estes, Box 129, Rm. 206 Any students who believe they should have received an evaluation from me for 1st or 2nd term but have not please get in touch with me. J'!e Ferrandino, Humanities The Selective Service System anno\m ced on May 6, 1971 that the highest Random Seouence Number that any local board may call will remain at 125 through June 1971. The Religious Society of F r i ends (Quakers) will hold Meeting for Worship at 11 a.m. Sunday moming in College Hall on New College Campus. 10 a.m. Meeting for Business. BAHA'I FAITH "Free thyself from the fetters of this world and loose thy soul from the prison of self. Seize thy chance, for it will come to thee no more. Friday night firesides at 8:00. Meet in front of Hamilton Center. histor-y decided that roomin matters b placed under their jurisdict1on ratnertnan that of the College Council. After discussion of several specific cases, the following motion was passed: 1) Harra is not to bill Heather Burch and all other people ry a ever ----in similar circumstances i. e. no student may be charged fon space in a room whXh is fully fiscally occupied; 2) this information will be publicized; 3) someone will be sent to President Elmendorf to discuss the matter. (Fred was delegated). The Bread Board reporte4 that Jo.nn We ber bad returned $150 of his $610 loan. Bryan Reid reported for the Student Co urt. George Mosely has been permanently banned; John Klein was charged with taking up a collection for the $14 bottle of wine anonymously taken from Mario's. The SEC's new rule was also overtumedfred figured out that the Court modes bad been violated because the SEC was not notified. The SEC voted to overturn the decision on that basis and so the court must schedule a new hearing. For the present, technically at The guest sign-in forms must be s1gned by an SECmember. Bruce Cleary told the SEC that the chain across the back exit of the parking lot had caused him to have a collision on his motorcycle. Since he had not seen the chain, and the SEC had ruled its installation, he asked that the SEC pay for the cost of repairs to his cycle. The SEC approved his request, based on his estimate of $30-50. Suggestions were made to Chuck Derrick for more visible signs or reflectors to avoid accidents. Jono Miller noted that the College Col.Dlcil will be discussing the proposed move of the Humanities Division to South Hall, at a Friday ll.Dlch meeting in the Fishbowl. He also ndl:tdthat the CC is considering a different type of calendar (" a general free-for-all starting in January) for next year. convicted of rape (a capital offense) in Florida; b) it is possible to convict some-one of "assault with intent to usually brings 4!0 years to lUe 111lpnsolJT1Cnq c) in some circumstances, it may be ad-visable to file "assault and battery" (a nBs demeanor) charges. As Jono began his EPC report, it was noticed that Middleman. Delaolaine and Smitty had disappeared. This deprived the meeting of its quorum and brought it to an abrupt adjournmeiJt (much to the chagrin of several), GAY Gay Liberation has arrived at New Cbl lege. It got underway last Friday with a turnout of just under 40 people. Plans were made for GLF sponsored activities, such as conscioUSiless raising. The meeting ran from eight 'lmtil nine, at which time it converted into a party with poor quality booze but excellent quality company. A good time was had by all, Gay Liberation meetings will be held every Friday at nine, thus allowing one to watch the movie prior to attending. Everyone is welcome. COCKTAILS AT COPPER BAi 3428 No. Tral 1570 No. 355 Lockwood Rdae Rd. 1184 No. 955-*" W aWqlOII llvd. fiM domestic I : ....................................... Jrna.inly ,. lll-llll bookel --:r-IL ST. KEY I()} (> -r Cvv 1l c,.A-SARASOTA. FLORIDA J.. f If .Nil .. $if) ;.., YOUR BOOK AND RECORD CENTER Bikes & kcemies SariSita Scbwil Cyclery 1Sl3 STATI -.,.-,_.,. STilET ...,_,.... -


FLORIDA FOLK FEST Carol Levenson In four hours we had driven into an -other century. In the darkness we were not conscious of the years by us, but as dawn broke we knew we had somehow traveled not only miles but entire cultures, The Florida Folk Festival simply could not ekist in the twentieth century, nor could tiny, ancient White Springs, Florida, Our disorientation lasted only until we encountered the first in a long line of amazing characters. Nothing can so effectively place you back into your own time as a modem stereotype, and here he was. Pulling into the Stephen Foster Memorial Park, we <:arne to rest beside a huge lump of fat bursting in every direction from the confines of a forest ranger suit. From a smaller, hairless lump atop the first leered two vacant blue eyes empty and slightly grotesque. A hole o-' pened, a voice spoke: "Ah'm right s:>rry, young ladies, but we're full up. But jest go down that there dirt road, there's ht's of them young folks campin' down there, must be 'bout a thousand o' them." The busy blue eyes, quick and out of sync with the slow drawling mouth, had meanwhile oozed over the four occupants of the car in what must have been i n;tinc -tive, and thus rather mechanical, lasciviousness. Suffering from more than a little culture mock, we proceeded down that dirt road. Here we found, indeed, swarms of freaks, mostly frustrated rock festival-goers. Ludicrous southern freaks 99% male talking incessantly (strange of hip talk in' southern dialect) of nothing. I go to such of description only to establish the dichotomy of our experience, the fluctuation between two worlds! all through the v.eekend. The festival itself, which was inside the park, was, _i>r the most part, gentlet honest, gen une (exceptions will be nored later), and most important! ancient. The mountain people the country people, seemed almost saintly, their faces hard and chiseled and bla zing with an uncanny timeless 1 ight. /gain and again, no matter how ignorant or even bigoted these people were, their au-stere honesty, a:1cient wisdom, shone through all the shit. Their faces, their walk, their sestwes, spoke of ineluctable GU ..... -... festival within to the freak camp ot1:s' e was unsettling. I think I speak for t h e four of us when I say we overwhelmingly preferred the festival people to the exponents of our own generation. We remained for the most part, apart and watching. As when one poor lad asked if we needed :ny help with our tent or anything, found limself gazing up at Christine (The Hulk) :nd hearing "We're pretty independent. Don't mess with us. The variety and sneer mass of talent was enormous. The hostess, loveable old Cousin Thelma, was a buxom country lady, dripping with plastic authenticity, prone to such homilies as "purely pretty," "keep on rub bin 1 keep on hopin ', and her greatest, "I will now put on my Sat urday hat." The music was seldom excellent, but always interesting. With the e xcejXion of one unbelievable gospel group, a couple of fine bluegrass bands and Chubby, the finest fiddler I've ever heard, it was the people, not music, that merited ention. Charming groups of school children sang folk music; earnest little black faces parroted "Oh, darkies, how my heart grows weary, still living before War. Other children did square dancms my twentieth century mind could not relp but note the pains taken by the teachers to avoid integrated couples. One poor, painfully sincere man played "parlour." music--"Beautiful Dreamer"--on the Vl olin tremulous and heartfelt. His act was pathetically and coldheartedly terminated by wonderful Cousin Thelma--who was superbly hated by the four of us by tl.e end of the first day of music. A group of Czechosla vakian folk dancers in museum costumes; overheard comment--"They look like our people over here, don't tJ.ey? In the face, I mean. Many guitars, fiddles banjos mandolins, autoharps, I hand clappin' and foot stompm The blacks who know their place were all right, but one spunky fellow, J. J. Hines played guts y (if monotonous) blues outside the performing area. He finally, somehow, made it on stage, accompanied by several arded, hug haired fr:llnds. The freaks had found a champion, cheered him on incessantly, Cousin Thelma 'bout blew her top. Finally they turned off his mike and pulled him off the smge. End of twentieth century intrusion. Of course the highli&ht of the musical events was "our own Jeanie. 11 A little too old, a little too corseted, more than a little too cute, she her sausage curls, flirted with the old men, and smg Julie Andrews songs in an indecisive con-. tralto. The crowd favorite was her stirring rendition of "I Enjoy Being a Girl, as she so poignantly put it--"My answer to the Feminist movement Cheer, cheer, We had several suggestions as to where she could put her "pound and a half of cold cream. Last and best was the eats. Incredible country cooking, consumed by us in gargantuan quantities. Josh and I would have become pecan pies if they hadn't sold out Saturday night. Ineiitable Jain, equally Inevitable nigbt!y uproars in the rea camp. e mormng a ter t e r a m we were awakened by someone commenting "I haven't had a good hearty shit in three days. Another guy wandered from campsite to campsite asking "Did you make it through the night? It's a fucking wonder anyone made it through the night. It's a fucking miracle, it is. Through it all, Betsy's implacable tolerance calmed us again and again, and we stifled thoughts of murder. By the third day, we had soaked up enough reality and lost enough sleep to be almost relieved to set off for C again. Still we wanna go back to dat simple life, yeah. by c hn i t

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