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Publication Date

1951

Publisher

La Salle University

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This yearbook is being made available by La Salle University for research and educational use. Yearbooks published prior to 1978 are in the public domain. Yearbooks published during or after 1978 may be protected under U.S. copyright law and all rights are reserved by La Salle University. Please direct any questions about copyright status and use of this yearbook to the Intellectual Property Committee, Office of the Provost, at provost@lasalle.edu.

Dedication

DEDICATION: St. John Baptist de La Salle: pp. 2-3

Contents

Enrollment Statistics: p. 28 --All-Americans: pp. 154-155 --New Shells: p. 148 --Dad Vail Regatta: p. 157

People

In Memoriam: Cardinal Dennis Dougherty: p. 4

Bro. Gregorian/Gregory Paul (President): pp. 5, 27-28,106, 146-148, 151, 155, 166

Bro. George Lewis (Vice-President): p. 5

Brother Erminus Stanislaus (Dean): p. 5, 150, 166

Bro. Gerardian Joseph (Registrar): p. 6

Bro. Edward John (Bursar): p. 6

Joseph Flubacher, Professor of Economics: p. 13

Roland Holroyd, Professor of Biology: p. 15

Herbert S. Weber (Memorial) [Photo]: p. 22

Bro. Florence Christopher [associate professor of biology, restored area around Benilde and Leonard Halls]: pp. 25, 86

Joseph P. Earley, Class of 1951: p. 44

James W. Finegan, Class of 1951: pp. 46, 168

Eugene J. Fitzgerald, Class of 1951: pp. 46, 168

John J. Kane, Class of 1951: pp. 55, 95

Lawrence T. Reifsteck, Class of 1951: p. 73

Elmer Brock: p. 88, 148, 154

Bob Considine: p. 89, 155

Bro. Fidelis Andrew (Portrait): p. 90

National Federation of Catholic College Students (N.F.C.C.S.): pp. 92, 142, 145, 147, 155

Rev. Charles Gorman: pp. 7, 143, 152

Bro. Dominic Augustine: pp. 10, 143

James T. (Ted) Harris/Ted Harris: p. 143

"Pete the Barber": p. 143

Joe Verdeur: pp. 145-146

Congressman Hugh Scott (Chariman of the Republican Party): p. 146-147

Ed Sullivan: p. 147

Larry Foust: 151

Hugh J. Carroll (President of the Evening Division Congress): pp. 148, 150, 154

Bro. Elesbaan Felix: pp. 148-149

Morley Cassidy: p. 150

Albert J. Crawford, Class of 1936: p. 154

Claude Kock: p. 156

Jack George (All-American, Baseball): p. 157

Francis J. Braceland, Class of 1926 (Professor of Psychiarty, Mayo Clinic): p. 163, 167

Honorary Degree: James P. McGranery: p. 166

Places

College Hall: pp. 23-28

Benilde Hall: p. 25, 28, 142, 144-145, 147

Baseball Field: p. 27

McCarthy Stadium and McCarthy Hall: p. 27

1951 construction projects p. 27

  • beginning of construction of a new library
  • construction of a building under west stands of McCarthy Stadium to house ROTC
  • La Salle purchased the land diagonally across from College Hall to build dormitories
  • La Salle Boat House: pp. 136, 139

    McShain Hall: p. 143

    Leonard Hall: pp. 147-148

    Library in College Hall: p. 146

    LaSalliana Room (Archives): p. 151

    Baseball Field: p. 154

    Events

    Bro. Gregory Paul announced expansion plan, "Fundamentally La Salle wants to be better, not bigger," Bro. Gregory Paul quote on expansion project p.27

    Harry S. Truman and his election: p. 146

    Track Championships: pp. 151, 156

    Blessing of Anselm Hall: p 156

    Commencement Awards: p. 169

    Athletics

    Praefactus Society (Student Sports Team Managers): p. 98

    Varsity Club: p. 98

    Intramurals: p. 112

    Basketball: pp. 113-135

    Soccer: p. 126-127

    Cross-Country: p. 128

    Swimming: pp. 129-131, 154-155

    Baseball [co-Mid Atlantic Champions]: pp. 132-134

    Crew: p. 135-139, 148, 157

    Track: pp. 140, 154, 156

    Clubs and Organizations

    Student Council: pp. 84, 142-144, 155

    Accounting Association: pp. 85, 144, 146

    Le Cercle Claudel (French Club): pp. 85, 144, 156

    Alpha Epsilon Delta , Fabrician (Pre-Medical Society): pp. 86-87, 143-144, 147-148, 150-152, 154-155

    Historical Society: p. 87, 148, 154

    National Student Association (N.S.A.): p. 88, 143, 150, 154

    COLLEGIAN (School-Newspaper): pp.89-91, 95, 146, 149, 151, 156

    EXPLORER (yearbook): pp. 93-96

    Glee Club: pp. 95-96, 143,148-149, 154-155

    Out-of-Towners Club (La Salle Students from Outside of Philadelphia): p. 97

    Society for Advancement of Management: p. 99, 155

    Sigma Beta Kappa (Fraternity): pp. 100-101, 146, 149, 156

    Inter-American Union of Catholic College Students: p. 102

    Newtonian Society (Physical Science Club): pp. 103, 149

    Chymian Society: pp. 103, 154

    Herbert S. Weber Society (Literature Club): p. 103

    Masque: pp. 105-106, 142-143, 145, 154 Evening Division Congress: pp. 110, 150

    National Invitational Tournament (NIT/N.I.T.): pp. 123, 125, 144, 148, 150

    Economic Club: p. 146

    Gavel Society (Debate Club): pp. 146, 148, 150, 155-156

    Interracial Justice Commission: pp. 147-148, 151, 155, 156

    Evening Division Congress: pp. 148, 150, 154

    Reserve Officers Training Corps pp. 104 and 154-156

    Xavier University (LA) Choir: p. 149

    Photographic Society: p. 151

    Bridge Club: p. 151

    Sigmum Fidei: p. 154

    Credits

    Data initially organized by Bro. Joe Grabenstein, February 2, 2007. Data entered by Stephen Childs [student worker], March 26, 2008. Additional data entered by Jen McShane [student worker], February 16, 2009. Entered October 12, 2012 by Alex Palma [student worker].

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