Vice-President At Willow Run: Vice-President Richard Nixon (center), responds to greetings by local Republican officials this morning after his plane lands at Willow Run Airport. At left is Michigan Sen. Homer Ferguson, who will be honored at a testimonial dinner in Detroit tonight. Behind Nixon's right shoulder is Ypsilanti Mayor Carl Scheffler. Ann Arbor's Mayor William E. Brown, jr., is behind and just to the right of Nixon. Others are not identified. Nixon complimented two Ypsilanti high school bands which greeted the vice-president, along with a reception committee of leading area and state Republicans and a large crowd of onlookers.
Enlistments Mark Anniversary: Lt. Patricia M. White (left), nurse programs officer from the U.S. Navy Recruiting Office in Detroit, enlists two University senior nursing students into the Navy Nurse Corps to mark the 61st anniversary of the corps. Taking the required oath are Stephanie Ann Cole of Wadsworth, Ohio (center) and Judith Lyn Murray of East Grand Rapids. The anniversary occurred yesterday. The corps was founded on May 13, 1908, with 20 members. There are now more than 2.400 members. The new members will receive salary and tuition while completing their training.
Antique cars and fancy floats paraded down Main Street yesterday exhorting the Michigan Wolverines to "Do It" in today's Little Brown Jug game against the Minnesota Gophers. The float above hints at past victories on the field and in the pub.