The newest and noisiest college craze—the pantie raid—reached the epidemic stage. Night after night from coast to coast last week college boys leaped and howled like Comanches under the windows of squealing coeds; by week's end, despite arrests, expulsions, editorial blasts, and the best efforts of police riot squads—a few of whom even used tear gas—pantie raiders had made night hideous at 52 different colleges and universities.

In most cases and on most campuses girl students seemed to welcome and even abet them. Georgetown University, a Catholic men's college in...

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