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DEDICATION: Archbishop O'Hara (Later Cardinal O'Hara), following the death of Cardinal Dougherty: pp. 2-3


Evening Division Section of Yearbook: pp. 187-198


Photo (Archbishop O'Hara): p. 3

Bro. Gregorian/Gregory Paul (President): pp. 13, 109, 184

Bro. Edward John (Bursar): p. 14

Rev. Charles Gorman (Chaplain): p. 15

Joseph Flubacher, Professor of Economics: p. 25

Roland Holroyd, Professor of Biology: p. 27

Charles J. Fulforth, Class of 1952: p. 57

John J. Keenan, Class of 1952: p. 66

Lawrence A. Potts, Jr., Class of 1952: p. 87

Ed Sullivan: pp. 108, 183

Red Smith: pp. 108-109, 186

Dr. John Guischard (Moderator of French Club): p. 124

Senior Class Officers: p. 138

Senior Advisory Board: p. 138

Tom Gola: pp. 142, 148-149, 151-152, 154-155, 158-160

James Henry (Athletic Director): p. 144

Ken Loeffler (Head Coach) (Coach of the Year): p. 145, 152-153, 159-160, 184

Frank Wetzler (Head Coach): p. 166-167

Frank Wetzler (Head Coach): pp. 175, 176

Jim Webb (IC4A/I.C.4A. Champion): pp. 175-176, 185

Joe Walker (Middle Atlantic Champion): pp. 175-176, 180

Al Cantello (Middle Atlantic Champion): p. 180 Crew: pp. 178-179

Tom Curran (Head Coach): pp. 178-179

Middle Atlantic Champions: p. 180

  • Photo (Al Cantello): p. 180
  • Photo (Joe Walker): p. 180
  • Photo (Dad Vail Rowing Champions): p. 180
  • Joe Verdeur: pp. 183 and 185
  • Larry Foust: p. 183

    Donald Masser: p. 184

    William Brophy: p. 185

    Hugh Carroll: p. 190

    EXPLORER Staff (Evening Division): p. 194


    Leonard Hall: Inside Front Cover and p. 10

    Photo: (Bookstore): Inside Front Cover

    Chapel: p. 5

    College Hall: pp. 6-8

    "La Salle" brick/ La Salle Brick : p. 6

    Benilde Hall: p. 9, 183

    La Salle library: p. 10

    Stadium and Quonset Huts: p. 104

    Library Construction: p. 184


    Harvest Dance: pp. 112-113, 184

    Blue and Gold Ball: pp. 122-123, 185

    Basketball Fiftieth Anniversary: p. 141

    N.I.T./NIT (National Invitational Tournament) Champions: pp. 142-143

    Basketball Third Straight City Title: p. 153

    Track Mid-Atlantic Team Championship: p. 185

    Dad Vail Regatta Championship. 178-180


    Praefectus Club (Managers of Sports Teams): p. 114

    Basketball: p. 141-162

    Swimming: pp. 163-165

    Cross country: pp. 166-168, 184

    Soccer: pp. 169-171, 184

    Baseball: pp. 172-174

    Track: pp. 175-177 and 185

    Two New Crew Shells (G. Paul and Emilian J.): p. 184

    Clubs and Organizations

    Student Council: pp. 103 and 186

    COLLEGIAN (School Newspaper): pp. 108-109

    Glee Club: pp. 110 and 184-186

    Accounting Association: p. 111

    The Gavel (Debate Club): pp. 115, 185

    EXPLORER (Yearbook): pp. 116-117

    Podium Society (Music Club): pp. 118, 184

    Marketing Association: p. 120 Herbert S. Weber Society (English Literature Club): p. 122

    Radio Club: p. 119

    Le Cercle Claudel (French Club): p. 124

    Il Circolo Lasalliana (Italian Club): p. 126

    Doernenburg Society (German Club): p. 126

    El Club Hispano (Spanish Club): p. 127

    Chymian Society (Chemistry Club): p. 127

    Alpha Psi (French Honor Society): p. 127

    Sigma Beta Kappa (Fraternity): pp. 128-129

    International Relations Club: pp. 130, 185

    Caisson Club: p. 131

    Alpha Epsilon Delta (Pre-Medical Society): p. 132

    National Student Association: p. 184

    National Federation of Catholic College Students (NFCCS/N.F.C.C.S.): p. 184

    Evening Division Congress: pp. 184, 189-191

    Evening Division Student Council: p. 190

    Evening Division Senior Capers: pp. 191-192

    Evening COLLEGIAN: p. 193

    Evening Division French Club: p. 195

    Evening Division Marketing Association: p. 196

    Evening Division Accounting Association: p. 197

    Evening Division Society for the Advancement of Management: p. 198


    Data initially organized by Bro. Joseph Grabenstein, February 3, 200. Data entered by Stephen Childs [student-worker], March 29, 2008. Additional data entered by Jen McShane [student worker], February 16, 2009. Entered into Digital Commons by Alex Palma [student worker] on October 17th, 2012.

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