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Individuals Noteworthy (Continued from page 48) Art for the Centennial THE CENTENNIAL SHOW in the art gallery of the Charles Hayden Memorial Library featured paintings, drawings, prints, and sculpture from the collections of M.I.T. Alumni. Contemporary work predominated, and the oldest painting shown was Manet's Self-Portrait, done five years before M.I.T. was chartered. The lenders included the widow of Edwin S. Webster, '88; Robert D. Patterson, '20; Julius A. Stratton, '23; Paul Tishman, '24; R. Kirk Askew, Jr., '25; Samuel Glaser, '25; B. Sumner Gruzen, '26; James R. Killian, Jr., '26; John J. Wilson, '29; Mrs. Ernest B. Dane, Jr., '30; Nathaniel Saltonstall, '32; Armand P. Bartos, '35; Constantin A. Pertzoff, '35; Max Wasserman, '35; Christine F. Magriel, '38; I. M. Pei, '40; Walter A. Netsch, Jr., '43; Arthur E. Vershbow, '43; Jeptha H. Wade, 3d, '45; James L. Phillips, '47; John R. Myer, '52; Alfred C. Holland, '53. Honors to Alumni MEDALISTS and recent recipients of other distinctions include: Edward C. Keane, '22, and John S. Bethel, Jr., '38, respectively, the Desmond FitzGerald Medal, and the Sanitary Section Award, by the Boston Society of Civil Engineers ...Harry Wexler, '39, a Career Service Award, by the National Civil Service League ...I. M. Pei, '40, the 1961 Brunner Award, by the National Institute of Arts and Letters; Captain Kenneth M. Tebo, U.S.N., '47, the Navy Commendation Medal ... Captain Richard J. Hayes, U.S.A.F., '54, the American Rocket Society's Annual Award for 1960 for the best paper by a graduate student. Faculty Notes NEWLY ELECTED President of the Institute of the Aerospace Sciences is Professor H. Guyford Stever of M.I.T..... Newly named Dean of the Boston University Graduate School is Richard S. Bear, former Professor of Biophysics at M.I.T. [[IMAGE]] [[IMAGE CAPTION]] PAUL A. SAMUELSON, Professor of Economics at M.I.T., has served on a Task Force for the American Economic Association concerned with a fundamental overhaul of economics teaching in high schools. Economics is the first of the social sciences to undertake reforms in secondary school work such as have been launched in physics and mathematics. [[/IMAGE CAPTION]] [[advertisement]] Symbol of Quality...[[IMAGE]] and Leadership in gas and electric home appliances Whirlpool Corporation has grown from a manufacturer of only home laundry equipment to the world's foremost manufacturer of a complete home appliance line... both gas and electric. This growth is the direct result of a vigorous effort to provide American households with the best and most meaningful advancements. To insure continuity of such advancements, Whirlpool employs over 1,000 people in its research and engineering laboratories alone. Out of these laboratories have already come such developments as the first gas and electric refrigerators which prevent the formation of frost in the food compartments, the first remote control room air conditioners, a gas range surface unit so precisely controlled that you can fry an egg in a paper plate, and an automatic clothes dryer that measures the moisture in the clothes and tempers the heat accordingly. In Whirlpool's six plants and administrative facilities nearly 14,000 employees are working to produce and distribute a full-line of home appliances that measure up to the highest standard of quality- that of the American homemaker. WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION, St. Joseph, Michigan [[/advertisement]] 50 THE TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
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