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SMAD. An Organ of Student Opinion. 1935. Volume 6. Number 3.

From Among the Rabble

From Among the Rabble.

Ten speakers from the floor gave their views, but like the opening speakers, drifted into irrevelant channels. Pointed reference to the unruly element was made by one speaker, who opened with "Ladies and gentlemen and the section in the rear." Not content with asking himself four questions, McGhie drowned himself in a "sea of impenetrable verbiage." With personal recollections of Trentham and Porirua, McElwain gave an admirable survey of modern sociological theory. Watson then made an ardent appeal for membership for the F.S.U. Unruly uproar drowned most of Kelly's speech, but we did hear him say he was a Christian. Vacating the chair, Max Brown said that a good bullock-driver never repeated himself and was awarded the prize by the reverend judge. In summing up, Scotney said "the fundamental crux of the situation boiled down to this: That revolution was the only solution."