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November 7 in history: CBS Radio debuts Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, 1932; Pillsbury Dough Boy makes first appearance, 1965; NBC is first TV network to broadcast its entire lineup in color, 1966. Birthdays: music producer Jellybean Benitez (1957); actress-gone-bad Dana Plato (1964).


Have a ball: The American Humanics Student Association will be raffling off the Homecoming football, autographed by coach Kim Helton. Tickets will be sold from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the UC Satellite and at Saturday's football game at Robertson Stadium.

What a tangled Web, part II: Information Technology presents Web Development II, a free class on mastering use of the World Wide Web, at 10 a.m. in Room 44A, Heyne Building. For information, call (713) 743-1411.

I propose a toast: The Toastmasters at UH hold weekly meetings for those wishing to improve their public speaking skills at noon Fridays in Room 202, Cullen College of Engineering Building. For information, call K. Srinivasa Rao at (713) 743-4344.

Remember your prayers: The Muslim Students' Association holds weekly Jumma prayers at 1:30 p.m. in the upstairs chapel of the A.D. Bruce Religion Center. For information, link to

A time to study: The Baptist Student Ministry holds Friday Men's Accountability Group study sessions on the lives of people in the Christian scriptures at 3 p.m. in the Baptist Student Center, Entrance 1 at Calhoun. For information, call Craig Butler at (713) 741-0967.

Everybody dance!: The UH School of Theatre will present dancer/choreographer Robert Henry Johnson giving a free lecture and demonstration at 3 p.m. in the Lyndall Finley Wortham Theatre Lab. For information, call (713) 228-0914.

Lecture: The UH Department of Philosophy presents guest lecturer Jerome Schneewind of Johns Hopkins University to discuss "Hume and the Religions Significance of Moral Rationalism" at 3:30 p.m. in Room 2, Agnes Arnold Hall.

Drama: The Black Action Movement presents Lest We Forget, a play recounting the African holocaust and the slave trade, at 7 p.m. in AH Auditorium 1. Admission is free. For information, call (713) 743-5195.

Come, play with us: The Badminton Club meets Fridays at 7 p.m. and Saturdays at 4 p.m. in the Melcher Gym. Membership is $7 per semester. For information, call (713) 609-0236.


Get a job: The Pakistani Literary Society and the Association of Pakistani Scientists and Engineers of North America present a career seminar, with interview and résumé workshops, Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Mediterranean Room, UC Underground. Everyone is invited to attend. For information, call Ali Bilgrami at (281) 725-7900.

Recitals!: The Moores School of Music announces two weekend recitals: Diedre Collins (masters, clarinet), Saturday at 7:30 p.m., and Leslie McMurray (senior, flute), Sunday at 7:30 p.m., both in the Dudley Recital Hall. Admission is free. For information, call (713) 743-3009.

I hear a symphony: The Moores School of Music presents the Leipzig Academic Orchestra, playing a program of Bach, Haydn and Schubert, Sunday at 4 p.m. in the Moores Opera House. Admission is $3 for students, $5 general. For information, call (713) 743-3009.


Say 'cheese': It's time to have your picture made for the Houstonian, UH's official annual. Individual photos will be taken from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily this week in the Apollo Room, UC Satellite. This is the only way to assure your place in the 1997-98 yearbook. For information, call Lisa Chmiola at (713) 743-5370.

I prescribe ... : The American Pre-Pharmacy Students' Association will hold a general meeting for anyone interested in pharmacy from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the UC Saltgrass Room. For information, call Tara Bolden at (713) 743-6768.

Let the drums roll out: The Moores School of Music presents the Moores School Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Blake M. Wilkins, at 7:30 p.m. in the Moores Opera House. Admission is $3 for students, $5 general. For information, call (713) 743-3009.


UH tunnel research: Technical communication students are proposing an underground tunnel walkway system at UH. E-mail your comments and opinions about such a project to

Honor thy father and thy mother: Applications are available for the Parent(s) of the Year Award, to be presented at the UH vs. Tulane football game Nov. 22, in the Alumni Center, Suite 201, Athletic/Alumni Facility. The deadline is Nov. 12. For information, call (713) 743-9550.

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