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DEDICATION: Brother Felix Christopher (Dean, Silver Jubilee as a Christian Brother) moderator of Alpha Epsilon Delta and Fabrician Society: pp. 82-83


La Salle Loyalty Song: p. 2


Bro. Daniel Bernian (Vice-President): p. 8, 10

Bro. Erminus Stanislaus (President): p. 9

Bro. F. Christopher (Dean): pp.4, 9

Bro. Gregorian/Gregory Paul (Dean of Evening Division Program): pp. 9, 151

Bro. Edward John (Bursar): p. 9

Bro. Gerardian Joseph (Registrar): p. 9

Joseph F. Flubacher, Professor of Economics: p. 14

Roland Holroyd, Professor of Biology: p. 15

Daniel Rodden, assistant Professor of English (moderator of the Masque):pp. 18, 90

"Brains and Beauty"/Secretaries and Nurses: p. 20

Albert Cantello, Class of 1955: pp. 27, 122-123, 130

Francis X. Donohoe, Class of 1955: pp. 34, 89, 96

Thomas J. Gola, Class of 1955: pp. 39, 106-107,115-116, 118, 120-121

Harvey J. Portner, Class of 1955: pp. 58, 96, 98

David J. Smith, Class of 1955: p . 62

Bro. Dominic Martin (moderator of the Benilde Club): p. 79

Bro. Edward of Mary, moderator of Chymian Society)p: 81

Bro. Dominic Vincent, moderator of Psychology club: p. 84

Bro. Emmeran Mark, moderator of Newtonian Society: p. 84

Bro. Damian Julius, moderator of Sigma Beta Kappa: p. 94

James J. Henry (Athletic Director): p. 100

Joe Smith (Head Coach): p. 101

Frank Wetzler (Head Coach): p. 102

John A. Maurer (Head Coach): p. 103

Ken Loeffler (Head Basketball Coach): p. 104

Mario Vetere (Athletic Trainer): p. 105

All American Tom Gola: pp. 106-107 (stats while at La Salle), 115-116, 118, 120

Jim Pollard (La Salle's New Basketball Coach): p. 108

Al Cantello: pp. 122-123

Frank Hoerst (Manager): p. 126

Al Cantello (All-American): p. 130

Evening Division Senior Class Representatives and Officers: p. 133

The Dr. Sprissler Award Committee: p. 136

Acitvities Chairmen: pp. 137-141


Malvern Retreat: p. 150


Campus Quadrangle Photo: Inside Front Cover

Christian Brothers Receiving Master's Degrees in Religion: pp. 70-71

Founder's Day Inaugurated (May 16, 1955): p. 72

Bro. Dominic Augustine (moderator of Student Council, moderator of the Executive Board): pp. 74-75

AED holds a pre-med conference with 300 delegates: p. 82

Annual dance ytisraV bulC (Varsity Club spelled backwards): p. 93

Industrial Relations Commission: p. 98

Sixth Consecutive City title: p. 113

Stag Night: p. 140

Sixth Annual Winter Dance: p. 141

Fourth Annual Communion Breakfast: p. 148

The Family Forum: p. 149


Varsity Club: p. 93

Praefectus Club (Sports Team Managers Club): p. 98

Soccer: p. 101

Rifle Team: p. 103

Basketball: pp. 106-121

Swimming: pp. 122-123

Crew: pp. 124-125

Baseball: pp. 126-127

Track: pp. 128-130

Clubs and Organizations

Student Faculty Committee: p. 10

Student Government: p. 69

Student Council: p. 74

COLLEGIAN (School Newspaper): pp. 76-77

David Lawrence/Award for Outstanding Service in the Field of Journalism: p. 76

National Federation of Catholic College Students (N.F.C.C.S./NFCCS): p. 78

International Relations Club (I.R.C./IRC): p. 79

Benilde Club (Religious Vocational Club): p. 79

History Club: p. 80

Gavel Club (Debate Club): p. 80

Chymian Society (Chemistry Club): p. 81

Alpha Epsilon Delta (Pre-Medical Honor Society) (A.E.D./AED): p. 82

Fabrician Society (Pre-Medical Society/Biology Club): p. 83

Psychology Club: p. 84

Newtonian Society (Physical Science Club): p. 84

Accounting Association : p. 85

Marketing Association : p. 86

Society for the Advancement of Management (S.A.M./SAM): p. 87

Sociology Club: p. 88

Alpha Phi Omega (Fraternity): p. 88

Education Society: p. 89

Masque (Theater Club, 20th anniversary): pp. 90-91

Caisson Club: p. 92

Glee Club: p. 92

Los La Sallanos (Spanish Club): p 93

Sigma Beta Kappa (Fraternity): pp. 94-95

EXPLORER (Yearbook): pp. 96-97

Evening Divison EXPLORER: pp. 131-152

Evening Division Student Congress: pp. 134-135

Evening Division Accounting Association: p. 142

Evening Division Industrial Relations Society: p. 143

Evening Division Marketing Association: p. 147

Evening Division Society for the Advancement of Management: p. 145

Evening Division COLLEGIAN: p. 146

Evening Division EXPLORER: p. 147

Evening Division Adoration Society: p. 150


Data initially organized by Bro. Joseph Grabenstein, February 5, 2007. Data entered by Stephen Childs [student worker], April 1, 2008. Additional data entered by Jen McShane [student worker], February 23, 2009. Entered into Digital Commons by Alex Palma [student worker].

Explorer 1955

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