Elms College - Elmata Yearbook (Chicopee, MA)

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Who among us pla s a solitary rolet In a lile ' s time, in a clay ' s, ere change our paits as casually as eve change costume. In tlie plae oi lile Time is the director, apportioning the span ol every scene, eet leaeing untold the moment of the linal curtain. Melloevcd by the climax ol seniority, each of us must face the decisive act of Imalite. In these pages eve liaee recorded hut one fleeting eear; lor some the opening act, lor others the finale of college clavs. UNDERCLASSES Page 74 SENIORS Page 88 SPECIAL GRADUATES Page 140 CLASS HISTORY Page 141 CLASS PICTURE Page 144, 145 CLASS POEM Page 144 CLASS PRAYER Page 145 DIRECTORIES Page 146 PATRONS Page 150 ADVERTISEMENTS Page 152 5 Administration HIS EXCELLENCY I Hi: Most Revkrf.nd CMris roi’HKR J. Weldon Bislioj) of Spyingficld Chancellor Mosi Rinerend Chrisioimier f. Wva.iion . . . .Clinorellor SisiER Rose Wiimam President Ri A ERi NT) Ehomas IE PiERCE Chaplain SisiER Hiien (oserh Registrar SisiiR Mary Anioneii a Dean of Women SisiER M R CaiRNKi ITS Treasurer 6 Throughout the pcrpettial motion ot camptis affairs, the administration is the one stable Itittor th:it keeps the college aiu liored In inly to the ground. Toct olten the ditlercnce in iewpoint between the administration and the sttident body ol ;i college toims ;i Irarrier Iretween the two. However, when we consider the peisontil interest which, :is Dean, .Sister Rose William has always taken in e ery student, we tan s;i th;it here th;it barrier does not exist. I ' he ever-open door to the crfhce, the crowded desk— silent witness to the work that waited while Sister listened once more to our ten good reasons for not taking Latin, the apt tithite which sohed man a kmttty problem ;mtl straightened main a tangled schedtile, the retidy smile and willingness just to talk about things in geneitd: tltesc tire some ol the retisons tvh we tire gltid to congratulate Sister Rose William in her new ctipacitc tis I ' lesiclent, tind why t e aie proud to dedictitc this LLM.V I . to her. Dedicated to . . . Our President 7 Giir scene is set . . . Outside the ate,s ol our tollegitite wot ki lies the city ol which the Kims is a jtait. Cihicopee— lucliaii lot “white birch " as the legend s;ivs— has its hub where the rambling brook called the (ihicopee Rivet meets the wide, serene Connecticut and sprawls ovei gently tolling hills to ttteet its bound.iries: Springfield on the sottth, W ' estover Air Fotte Iktsc to the west, and Holyoke to the tioi th. Its itihttbitatits t ise liotn tiuiny stocks— Polish, Irish, Fretich titittrtig them — just as the Eltiis tutmbers stitclents frotn lat attd tte;u. All have otie (otittttott c h;it at teristic : their friencl- liitess to Our lately of the Fdttis. Cihicopee tesidents take pt ide in the college iti their midst iiticl tespotid with the wattnth we see iti a Iriendly hello frotn ' AND WHAT ' LL YOU HAVE? " queries Terry ot Al ' s popular Campus Lounge. CHOOSING SPECIAL VALENTINES at Hasting s Sta- tionery Store are Mary Ellen Shea, Sylvia Taylor, and Connie Tierney. ROARING FG 737 ' s sound the importance of near by Westover Field. Al ' s Lunch, active |Kirticipation in X’eiitas Auditorium ecents, the increasing enrollment ol Cihicopee ' s daughters in the an- nals ol C:OLE. Eyes tired Itom the closc jrrint ol scholarly books trill be rested by a view of snow - streaked Mount Lcjm against a blue win- ter sky, the patchtvork design of farm fields and hills across the Connecticut in earl fall, the profuse bloom of magnolia, hawthorne, and apple tree, as long as the Elms has her home in the heart of Chicopee. SUNDAY POSTMAN FOR COLE mail is the weekly chore of Senior, Gail Ci:io. Pat Ryan, Gail Cicio, and Sheila Sullivan stop for a chat with Postmaster Cornelius T. O ' Niel. FAMILIAR SCENE to every Elmite is the Chicopee Public Library located on busy MacArthur Square. In the midst of AFTER A HARD DAY of classes Frosh stroll home to Beoven in the shadows of O ' Leary Hall and the Administration building. SECOND HOME for mony Frosh is St. Tom ' s Hall. FAMILIAR BACK PORCH of Beoven House holds happy memories for Elmites of all ages. and revered, beloved . . . TRANSITION! Judy Kennedy and Mary Ann Salmen hold the former mail cord method, while Lois Salome tries the new mail box system inaugurated this year under the Student Government sponsorship. SHARING A LAUGH and a cup of coffee in the Senior kitchen are Joanne Darcy, Christine Lovallee, Nancy Strobelberger, Frances La Ferriere, and Ellen O ' Brien. THE SENIOR DORM is a paradise for stuffed animals as well as busy seniors. Leisure time finds Maureen Enright knitting while room-mate Joan Sullivan prepares for her next class. jUaiiisns. CHEF EDWARD FOUGERE hands the last tray of delicious choco- late coke to dining room proctor Graceann Gavigon. What o topping for southern fried chicken ond golden french fries! AN IMPROMPTU JAM SESSION in O ' Leory ' s smoker finds Maureen Scott at the piano, Barbara Turner on occordion, ond Jeon Chambers, Corolie Lucas, Moureen Sullivan, Potricia Malloy, and Veronique Plonte harmonizing. ASSISTING MRS. ARTHUR CAVANAUGH, special student, at the periodicol rack is librarian, Sr. Florence Joseph. Linda Lovatlee, Eileen Moriarty ond Miss Dorotheo Kuehlen, German instructor, prepare for class. r ' T ' J iwl ■ -l!‘x ' i ' T ' -t ' V ' «V’+ ' : ' X x ' ! ' I i ' - t X »? i T iW V VW •, vx-ii x ' xH x ' ' x-; - «- ! xM li ' . ■ ' . ' Vj ' r • ' i ' ' . i wriw E ! • ' - 5 ij ; IV " !•: JM — ■ W, ' f‘ - - f r iTBri ' ■ XM»-B l X t T ¥ ' J f TM x‘ ' tx f x l xV- ' zVI ‘ X t X f X P ' X Ux - ,- J- rM»x Wx ' ; x ' ‘ ' - " x Vx ' M x- »»x »»jx i ' ■x " - ' ' x » x. ' l-‘- ' x’rx " J e ' l 4 x ‘x»yx ' ; ' : !f x f iV x X ' 1 4 ' »4‘ x’» x:VxA‘ ' x ' :? 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Strong toundations in our taith rvill be the roots of our success in spreading Catholicism as members of the lay apostolate. The study of the early days of the Church, her dogma and precepts, and her gradual growth untouched by heretical doctrines to her present status is the work of the first three years. Senior students delve into a practical consideration of the prob- lems and rewards of the married state of life. Christ hearers; Christ receivers RELIGION POPULAR EX-MICHAELMAN Fr. Burke, Frosh Religion teacher, teases Eleanor Boynton into posing for a picture. REV. JOSEPH A. BURKE QUESTIONS. QUESTIONS. QUESTIONS! Mor gowski presents the dilemmo of the doy to Fr. in Senior Psyc. A NEWCOMER to the Philosophy Deportment, Fr. Desllets dispels the of ontology and cosmology for Juniors in o surprisingly painless way. I’erhajDs no subject is more essential for the realization of oneself ami is sininltane- onsly more difficult to grasp than the theo- rems of 1 homistic philosoph . lieginning with Sophomore studies of practical philoso- phy, logic and ejiistemology. we are intro- duced to the least abstract branches. In Junior Year we are introduced to speculative jihilosophy in the study of being, ontology and later cosmology, the more par- ticidar study ot material beings. Senior courses include metaphcsical investigations of the psvchology of philosophy, a consider- ation of living things; the consideration of the Sujireme Being, God, in natural theology; and finally a glimpse of moral philosophy, ethics. rHILOSOI ' HY ETHICAL PERPLEXITIES erased. Sandra Fitz- gerald, Joanne Zuorski, Joonne Darcy, and Estelle Gulllet enjoy a laugh with Fr. Viou. CIGARETTE TIME! Pothers Viou. Stofford, and Desilets try reducing the substantial form of the cigarette to the potency of the prime matter of the ashes. EllUnATION HOniOLOGY A roomy note book, a trained memory, and an appreciation of true wit are all rec|uire- ments for students in Fr. Devine’s educa- tion courses. Junior Year is spent in an anal- ysis of etlucational and child psychology, while .Seniors become actpiainted with John Dewey in a survey of philosophies of edu- cation and learn to cope with the objectise test, of which Father is a proud proponent, in tests and measurements. To foster an understanding of society’s complex problems, their causes and cures is the work of the sociology student. Sr. John ■Martha’s major courses promote a study of social psychology, the development of social thought and Catholic social principles. Fr. Vincent O’Connor offers a coiTelative course in social work where he lectures on the normal and abnormal child from one to sixteen and conducts field trips to institutions for retarded, handicapped, and orphaned children. REPRESENTING THE ELMS ot committee meetings at neighboring colleges in preporotion for the second annual Pioneer Valley Conference on Elementory Education ore Peg Allen, Moureen Foley, Fr. Devine, Noncy Manning, and Joan Di Nardo. out of the ohuiHidiu e of the lieort LAST MINUTE INSTRUCTIONS before a Social Work held trip ore given by Fr. O ' Connor to Mary Jane Privitera, Marie Gravel, Cecilia Joy, and Coroi Shannon. INSTRUCTOR IN SOCIAL WORK, Rev. Vin cent O ' Connor, ond Rev. Thomas Devine professor of education, meet our camera man en route to class. EDUCATION Courses in methods of teaching different subjects on both the ele- mentary and secondary levels are conducted by Sr. Mary Chrysostom, tvho also arranges for the thirty hours of observation required of every Junior, and the eight weeks of practice teaching required of every Senior education student. TIME OUT for observing. Juniors Carol Daury, Janet Pradella, and Karen Tierney receive per- mission slips from Sr. Mary Chrysostom. LDlhAMY general orientation in the methanics of a l)usy tollege librar is presented to every Freshman to ollset the initial Itewildei inent of cartl (atalogues, reserve shehes, stacks, peiiodical racks, and research material. Through Sr. Teresa naniel s weekly classes, the mystery cjf library work is soon dissolved and Freshmen join the ranks of denizens of the library. LIBRARIAN, SISTER TERESA DANIEL, orientates Freshmen stu- dents in the use of the reserved shelves, the Elms way of circu- lating popular research material. SPEECH Refinements in the art of speaking are empha- sized in the course in interpretive sjreech offered by Mrs. Marian .Sweeney, a product of COLE training heiself. Scrphomore and Senior students have the opportunity to discuss every aspect of social protocol informally and to gain the poise, self-confidence, and understanding to speak sin- cerely in any situation. RADIATING A SPIRIT of innate sincerity and charm is Mrs. Marian Sweeney, instructor of speech. Introductory course in the collegiate study of English is a selective review of the different types of literature which have contributed sig- nificantly to our culture. Class and panel dis- cussions, mastery of the short story “suspension bridge structure, " and a taste of Greek tragedy are but a few of the challenges presented in Sr. Ignatius Loyola ' s English I. CHOOSING A COPY of Murder in ihe Cathedral for Freshman Bettyann Sweeney is no trouble ot all for Instructor Sr. Ignatius Loyola. .-ti In classes conducted by Sr. Rose Dolores and Mr. Bo)le, Sophomore studies branch into a sur ey of English Literature. Students explore the origins of our histors and liter- ature in the extant old English and middle English, works from Reowolf to Chaucer and sample the masterpieces of such literary giants as Shakespeare, Milton, and Dryden in an all encompassing iew ot our heritage. LAST OF THE QUARTERLY blue books for Mr. Harry Boyle, English Llteroture instructor, are returned, a relief for students and teacher. ENGLISH wisdom - gleaned and pondered SI’ANIHH Spanisli. olten called “la Icns ua de los dios, " oilers students a chance to grasp and master a loreign xocabidarv and the ability to imdei stand the cnltnie, needs, and accoin- plishnifiits ol our Sp;mish-speaking neigh- 1)01 s. M.ijor students undertake a survey ol the histoiN ol Sjiain ;ind .the literattirc ol her gieat artists and linther strive to obtain a high degree ol llnency in speaking, read- ing, and writing this Romance language. SPANISH MAJORS Terry Sotkowski, Carol McKenna, Louise O ' Leory, Diane Callobro, and Barbara Grady enjoy an hour with " El Burlador de Seville " along with la profesora. Sister Mary Gornelius. phonics, the . Iajois make piiictical tise ol their methods courses b teaching l-’rench on an elementarv level, ;i com|);irativclv re- cent educational innov .ition, oi piejiare to become I- tenth teacheis on ;i secondaiv level, insiilling in others their love lor the golden ])ages ol the ' Tiige d ' or.” UNDERCLASSMEN Mary Kelly, Peggy McLean, and Koth- leen Swords pay close attention while Sr. Helen Clore points out important landmarks in " La Belle France. " A jiietccjiiisite lor any science student is a basic lamiliaiity with the German lan- guage, native tongue ol a majority ot the notalrle contributors to scientific athance- ment. J his year, budding scientists were ])ri iiege to leant the language and customs liom Miss Dorothea Kuehlen, a recent immi- grant from Germany. They gained a meas- ure of oral fluency through weekly con er- sations and also translated the poetry ol Goethe and Schiller. SECOND-YEAR German students Elizabeth Brisson and Kathleen Worthley find their new instructor. Miss Dorothea Kuehlen, willing to help, even offer doss, and eager to prove that " Deutsch kann geniessbar sein. " Latin in two lorms is inciuded in the cur- riculum at CX)LK: leadings of the Odes ol Horace and the Cionlession of St. .Augustine in tlieir original form the course ol stud taught by Sr. Rose William, while a classical appreciation course, a surrey ol the prose and poetry ol the Gieeks and Romans, is offered by Sr. Ignatius Loyola in English for those lacking the proficiency in Latin. MANY HANDS make light work of Sr. Rose William ' s Lotin assignment. Pooling their talents are Barbara Casey, Mory Donovan, Mary King, Mory Ann Burns, ond Frances Balcerzewski. LATIN GEItMAN EXPERIMENTING WITH a centrifuge, used to separate the ports of o mixture, keeps Mary Wynn, Jeon Zdon, and Ann Lovelte busy under Mr. O ' Herron ' s supervision. From the detailed system of the periodic taljle to the eminently practical process tor making soap, tlie study of chemistry fur- nishes the student with an entirely dilferent pcjint of iew cm everyday things. One comes lace to hue with the new older of continuous discosery. Despite the imposing array of inlormation about the expected laboratory happenings, there is an abundance of sur- prises. Otherwise there would be no chemists. li in LOGY the mircu le of life POINTING OUT the scheme of the circulotion of the blood to BioloQy Majors is Dr. Charles Godaire of the Science Department. TIic characteristic pungent odor of toimaldehvde in- lorms jtassers-by that they are in the icinitv of the biology department. Freshmen are engaged in dissecting specimens of the aricjus ph la, tvliile .Sophs proceed to a detailed stuch of more complex organisms. Secluded in the thiicl floor labs, Junior and Senior science enthusi- asts probe the nnsteries ot micro-organisms. Special interest is manifested this ear in the phcsiology labora- tory erhere extensice tvork is being done on recording muscular ccmstructions. BIOLOGY INSTRUCTOR Clarence Tourville fascinates students with his entomologicol knowledge and collection of insects. f rom lumiliers MATHEMATICS I 1 lie loj icil (lc(iu(ti e reasoning ol Math lietkoiis a toiisidcralilc numbci ol Klniites to advante in their numeiit;il jirowess. Aside liom tlie ionise in Ciollege Al«cl)i;i olfeied to I iosli. M.ijois pioieed itito the letihns ol (ialinhis, Diiieietitial Ki|nations, and ] oo- le;m Alt elnti. latest ionise in seientilii math. Si. . nn;i Ceiilia ;nul St. . l;iiy Oswtdd in- sti til t in this depai tnient. ABSORBED IN an ofter-class anolysis of Calculus, Math Major course, are slor pupil Rita Charlesbois and Instructor Sr. Anna Cecilia. to truth HISTOMY llistoiv stiidiiits loiisiiler the itilhienie ol the jiast on the piesent ;ind the Intiire and fxahiate the mtnniei in whiih ptist ”cner;i- tions met the ihalleip»es ol their titles. Sr. .Mats . ntonella pimiiles a solid louiuhition lot llistoix Majois in ionise on tnicient, mediexal. and iontenipoi;n jieriods, and St. .M.n Oswald intiodnies I ' leshmen to the .nmals ol I niopean llistoii. SLIPPtNG INTO HISTORY class before ihe last bell are Freshmen Potricia Dyer, Lillion Perraull, ond Sister Mary Oswald, European History teacher. 26 ART Learning the fundamentals of art and the methods of introducing it in an elementary school classroom is the pleasurable chore of Frosh and Junior luture teachers. Highlighting ,Sr. Rose Dolores class was a Junior workshop given by Miss Miriam Ulrickson ot the Binney Smith Company. Here students learned the tricks of working with paper mache. MISS MIRIAM ULRICKSON, special ort instructor, and Sr. Rose Dolores admire " Mr. Materreg, " paper moche man created by Terry Vinisko, Maddie Joseph, and Regina Archey. (jYM In Frosh physical education classes, Mrs. Curran explains the rudiments of many intloor and outdoor sports and games and stresses the importance of good sportsmanship in competition. But la oiite class of the year is always the popular teacher ' s surprise Christmas party. VUISIC FUTURE TEACHERS are Instructed In the fundamentals of music by Sr. Lawrence The history of the evolution of music throughout the ages is an envolved and in- teresting study. Music enthusiast, Sr. Law- rence Marie, introduces Frosh to the wonder- ful world ot music and trains Junior educa- tion students in the methods of teaching music. WEIGHING IN FROSH Carolyn Murphy is Physical Education in- structor, Mrs. Guerdeline Curron. 27 Each arlor races through several parts vithout bothering to change his costinne. OUR ACTIVE STUDENT COUNCIL includes— Firsf row; Lois Salome. Barbara Grady, Morgoret Moybury, Mildred Bogocz, Marjorie Fiorentino, and Mary Lou Griffin. Second row; Judith O ' Connell. Marguerite Mulvey. Mary Derengowski, Joan Dl Nardo, Ruth Zecchi, Eileen Collins, Mary Murphy, Barbara Letourneau, Jane Shea, and Judith Kennedy. Third row; Nancy O ' Donnell, Frances Balcerzewski. Libble Harris. Mary Dupuis, Janet DIFonzo, Elizabeth Sadowski, Joyce Morieb, Julie Gosselln, Margaret Covanaugh, ond Rosemary Broderick. Student (lovernment I ' o knoAv Student Cio ei nnieiit is to ieel tiie pulse Ijeat of campus life at the Elms, lor it is the sttident body in action. In addition to being the mocing loice behind such cooperative student efforts as High School Day, Parents ' Day, and the Christ- mas Part), it acts as coordinator of all class and club actisities. Throtigh Student Council energy this vear, an honor ssstem was introduced on campus; and the res itali ation of clidj pro- grams was undertaken. Under the leadership of Joan DiNardo and the gtiidance of Sister . ntonella, the facidts moderator, Sttident Government intensified its efforts to be an effective student oice and to lulfdl its primarv role— that of building mattire, responsiltle citizens now and in tlie future. PROUDEST PROPONENTS of our first-rate Student Government are officers (seated) Joan Di Nardo, president; Ruth Zecchi, vice- president; (stonding) Eileen Collins, secretary; and Mary Murphy, treasurer. AD lESlIM PER MARIAM Stressing (|iiality not quantity, Our Latl s Sodality conducted another suc- cesshd ear under the selectice system of menibership. Dining the four-month probation period, the counseling pro- gram uas fully established: and new Socialists were receised on the Feast of the Annunciation. Through the activities of the Eucha- ristic, .Mission, Literary and Our Lady ' s committees, Christmas gifts, cards, and stamps were collected for the missions: Lenten mite boxes were fdled; several speakers were sponsored: and daih rosarv and weekly Benediction for the dav hops were initiated, drawing .Socialists closer “to Jesus through .Mar . " SPIRITUAL LEADERS of Our Lady ' s Sodality are Judith O ' Connell, prefect; Corol Griffin, vice-prefect, Joanne Donovan, secretary; ond Janis Wise, treasurer. Soflcilitv COLLECTING STAMPS and cards for the missions is a big port of Mission Committee Chairman Mary Tal- madge ' s work. TO ENABLE CANDIDATES and Sodality to mutuolly test eoch other is the purpose of the newly initiated probotion period. Instructor Jonis Wise discusses " The Sodalist and Mary " with probates Diane Guilmet, Natalie Basile, Maureen McCool, Mary Talmadqe, Joyce Douville, and Mary K. Cunningham. packed house of Fomily Life enthusiasts. Paula Murray clears up a point afterwards. HEADING THE CAMPUS NF Liturgy Club are Joyce Perosino, president (sitting); Mory Murphy, secretary-treasurer; and Elizabeth McGee, vice- president. HOURS OF MIMEOGRAPHING every week is just part of the job for Debbie Coon, Regional Liturgy Chairman, and Jeanne Atkinson, Nationol Chair- man. PERSONABLE HOSTESSES at a coffee hour following o very successful Student Gov- ernment Workshop sponsored by NFCCS are Mary Ellen McCarthy, junior delegote- Mary Gene Praetz, alternote delegate; and Margaret Cavanough, senior delegate. INFORMALLY DISCUSSING topics from the NF workshop ore Sandy Show, Gladys Archey, John B. Kellogg, Senior Holy Cross Delegate, Ginger Gorczakowski, Mary Murphy, Terry Moruzzi, Rosemary Broderick, and Linda Lavallee. promote a Christ-iifce spf, ? ' egiansuhiJe creating Catholic c messages of tite hfe.ardtv v of t ougln for the hr« ti.tte ,n " 1 tile Education- Litun I students Rei- r i tntroduced f fVn, Ryder f. oil ‘ ' " ter at Fordham Uni 1 • ussia, ' ”8 tile toJorfui backo. T sides explain Pn«, „„e,e , .o ,„e Flnntes fh, Eastern r f« . , " ' " -■on tmderToth ' lped o y ' cw Fc1 n y Ijf ‘ " I S o«,„g ,„e,„be„,,i„ ' ' P ' t|».e i„ ,, RESPONSIBLE FOR THE RISE in interest in the Family Life Club are President, Potricia Leonard (front); Treasurer, Mary Pat Hogan; Secretary, Carol Gilboy; and Treasurer, Sally McCormick (absent). OFFICIALS OF the New England Region of the NFCCS, President John P. Crooke of Fairfield Uni- versity and Vice-President Pat Flaherty of COLE discuss plans for ' 59. w.(il vTTj jn 1 V i 1 J TAKING A WELL-DESERVED BOW after a tremendous joint concert with St. Michael ' s is our Glee Club, led by Senior, Florence Donoghue. LEADING THE GLEE CLUB In energy, enthusiosm, and talent are Song Leader, Florence Donoghue; Secretary, Clare Connors; President, Elizabeth Sylvester; Vice-President, Mary O ' Brien; and Treasurer, Sheila Nesbit. Glee Club ’ K;illy giltcd Klinites ' aIio are willing to devote countless hours to athie ing the pioper blend ot harmony (ind their welcome in the Glee Club. The easy grace ol Mcng leader Florence Donoghue coupled with the dedicated patience ot fatuity achiser Sr. l.tiwience Maiic achiexed a inulti-faceted success this setison in the joint Christmas conceit with F ' ortlham, sponsored by our alumnae; the Spring concert with St. Michael ' s College, and scceral ' uletide neigh- borhood concerts. TALENTED PIANIST, Barbara Letourneau, tickles the ivories while Potty Shea, Patricia Pelland, Betsey Sylvester, Groceann Gavigon, and Joan Topor woit for their cue. 34 i I Verdeoro I ' he absence of Mr. Halpin did not drastically dampen Verdeoro ' s spirits this year. .As a result of his skillfnl coaching, President Irene Rosen- beck was able to keep alive the enthusiasm of the club and make the most of their versatility. The skill demonstrated by all those engaged in directing, designing sets, and working behind the scenes deser es credit comparable to that attributed to every actress by enthusiastic audi- ences. United eflort was certainly the keynote ot their success. .Adtling to the holiday spirit of general good leeling were the Christmas productions of A Child Is Born and The Christmas Stranger, cli- maxed by the beautifully staged Christmas tab- leau. Next on the agenda was the Interclass Play competition, rated as the best series in manv years. Mary Gene Praetz’s direction of Everyman won the trophy for a thrilled .Sophomore Class. 1 he annual spring production topped off a memorable theatrical vear. (111(1 Still another part to play VERDEORO PROSPERED this year under the skillful direction of President, Irene Rosen- beck ( top ); Vice-President, Judith Stag- noro; Secretaries, Madeleine Joseph and Mary Carol Urso, and Treasurer, Teresa Lincoln. All ore accomplished actresses as well as tireless back-stage workers. ELMITES ENACT the traditional roles of the Holy Family at Bethlehem, humbly paying homage to the Infont Christ. The colorful tobleau concluded the Drama Club ' s Christmas offering. PAYING CLOSE ATTENTION to the reading of the minutes by Secretary Dorothy Coffey are French Club members: (seated) Ann Sokolosky, Estelle Guillet, Patricia Dowd, Patricia Pelland, Claire Lord, Cecilia Joy, (standing) Barbara Leggit, Judith Reardon, Marie Gravel, and Anita Lussier. Le Orcle Francais “Ici on paile le Iraii ais. " At meetings condiicteil entirely in French, members ot varying linguistic abilities strove to snp|)lement their textbook knowledge by attaining French fluency in everyday situations. Biggest event of the year was the anntial Christmas paity under the joint s|tonsorshi[) of the French and Spanish Clubs complete with an Ii ish .Santa leading traditional French carols. La Oorte Castellana 1 his seal’s activities stressed the practical utili ation ot the Spanish tongue. Members ol La Corte Castellaua spread Christmas cheer to the Holyoke Puerto Rican families and learnetl much ol Spanish customs themsehes at the Little Christmas celebration where “Ring " Ann Ruanc In ought gifts to the excited children. FRENCH CULTURE FLOURISHES under the leadership of President, Barbara Leggit (seoted), Vice-President, Patricia Pelland, ond Secretary, Dorothy Coffey; obsent is Treasurer,Eli2C»beth Belsito. SPANISH FLUENCY spreads to the droma for the production of Los So feronos under the direction of Judy Kennedy. Included in the cast are (sitting) Terry Sotkowski, Margie Fiorentino, Pat Cabana, (standing) Marlene Mullln, Marilyn Brunet, Kathy Dwyer, and Maureen Brown. PLANNING La Corte Castellano meetings for the year are (sitting) Louise O ' Leary, vice-president; Marlene Mullin, presi- dent; Mary Lou Dunn, secretary, ond Sarah Fernandez, tr »asurer. EiuUisli niul) ideas and ideals DEEP IN THOUGHT are the members of the English Club, pondering the plot and character development in Dostoyevski ' s Crime and Punishment at one of their b i- monthly meetings. FIRST OFFICERS of the newly formed English Club ore Beverly Alexander, president; Judith Stognaro, vice-presi- dent; Betty Gallagher, secretory; Audrey O ' Flynn, treas- urer; and Sonia Villares, librarian. Initiated this cai piimaiih to invite disctission ot contempo- rarv authors, playwrights, and poets, the English Cltib thrived on its bi-monthly ptinel discussions ol the woiks cjt such nottibles as Dostoevski, Ayn Rand, I’addv Chtiycvsky, and E. S. Eliot. Retoidings ol Eliot ' s “Cocktail I’aity " and lectures on contro- versial wcnks supplemented the agenda. .Members began a lending libr;iry ol popidar papei-back novels. ill the name of the Father TOPPING OFF a happy evening of fun and frolic for oldsters and Elmites alike at the Soc Club sponsored Chicopee Infirmory Valentine Party is o treat for everybody ' s sweet tooth. Here Anne Morgan, Linda Lavallee, and Claire Lord polish off the last of the dixie cups with contented old timers. I l 1 Blessed Miirtin de Porres Sociology Club By jjiactidng the piinci[)les of Catholic Sociology, dtib members cleclicated their elloi ts to stipplying iinder- staiiding and hap|)iness to the needy in the neighboring area, lalentetl membeis ga e lieely of their leisure time to train Brightside children in singing and dancing lor their setond Talent Show on otn campus. . ray ot hajjpiness shone on the li es of the aged pa- tients ol the Chicopee Infirmary where the enthtisiasm ol votith staged a lestice X ' alentine Party. The greatest rewtirds of their cltd) activities were not material ones btit the gratilving ex]terience of sinceie appreciation. ORGANIZING SOC CLUB activities this year are President, Mary O ' Brien (seated); Treasurer, Elizabeth McDermott; Vice-President, Virginia Duggan; and Secretary, Nancy Borcywick (absent). 38 (Monsii nor Doyle Science Cl ill) The Science Club furnishes a stimulating meeting ground rchere students may keep in touch rcith the main currents of scientific enterprise. lo loster a broad lamil- iaritv with widely varying areas of science, the club sponsors guest speakers, discussions, and motion jiictures on topics ranging Irom industiy to insects. Thus the stutlents become aapiainted with points of ietv other than the strictly academic— the relation of science to industry, medicine, and other kindred fields. Far from being restricted to text-book knowledge in her own field, the chdr member is impressed with the orderly secjuence of principles and applications, and most of all with the unity that underlies the variety of specialties of modern science. BUDDING YOUNG SCIENTISTS Judeth Crowley, Catherine Tieuli, Diane Cavallini, Anne Todaro, Ruth Zecchi, Sally MacNeil, ond Rita Charlesbois adjourn their Science Club meeting to the instrument-lodened Chem Lab. AN ENDLESS SUPPLY of chemicals and smiles. Pictured are Mary Wynn, secretary; Florence Nadolski, president; Anne fo- daro, treosurer; ond Mary Calabrese, vice-president. Actual classroom experience is the satisfying reward of CCl) volunteers who seive as Cate- chism instructors in several nearby parishes. Non- teaching members do their part in fidfdling Christ ' s command to teach His little ones, by constructing visual aids for Confraternity work. FURTHERING INTER-COLLEGIATE relolions on an orgomentotive scale are Debate Club officers: Mary Derengowski, president; Jeanne Atkinson, vice-president; Eileen Carroll, secretary; Clare Connors, recording secretary; and Ann O ' Shaughnessy, treasurer. PRE-GAME WARM-UP finds Elmites Mary Derengowski, Eileen Carroll, Mary Lou Carroll, and Judith Stag- naro (hidden) exchonging ideas on nuclear weapons with Providence College debaters. Final outcome was a tie decision. Debating Logical reasoning, persuasive speaking, poise, confidence, and the ability to think on one ' s feet— these are only a few of the cpialities that debating is said to develop. However, the mem- bers of the MJB Deliiiting .Society seUloni stop long enough to consider these hiudable objectives. They are mucli too busy composing what they hope will be a crushing final rebuttal. C.C.D. oxld fdtwi o I Weak MIKOYAN ' S VISIT to the United Stotes Mary Ann Solmen, Barbara Houghton, Macary at this IRC meeting. Is the topic discussed by IRC panel members Margaret Toomey, Mary Hayes, and Marsha PRESIDING OVER bl i-weekly meetings of the IRC ore Po- tricia Fogarty, president (seated); Eileen Mahoney, treas- urer; Clare Connors, secretary; and Eileen Morlorty, vice- president. To Stimulate collegiate interest in vital current events and the personalities who cause them, the International Relations Chib devotes itsell to a study ol national and international aflairs through the medium ot bi-monthly discussions. The exchange of ideas and opinions with other colleges and occasional trips to spots ol historic interest are also lacets ol club activity. HOLY CROSS OFFICERS of their oulstand- Ing CCD unit retell the story of their suc- cess for the benefit of our campus club. Vice-President Betty Fitzgerald takes notes on the meeting. REORGANIZERS of an active CCD program are Dorothy Coffey, treasurer; Bonnie V yne, president; Mary Ellen Shea, secretary, and Betty Fitzgerald, vice-president. Athletic (Jlub iilliSi ENTHUSIASTIC MEMBERS of our infer-colleglate basketball team are— First row: Borbara Turner; Anne Morgan, co-captain; Jane Shea, captain; and Jonts Wise. Second row: Potty Dowd, Pauline Kelley, Marilyn Brunet, and Martha Rucki, Third row: Grace Minkler, coach; Fronces Dragon, Mory Donovan, Jean Dejnak, Kothy Fenton, and Jean Chambers. SURVEYING OUR new tennis court ore AA President, Jane Shea; Vice-President, Janet Di Fonzo; Secretary Anne Morgan; and Treasurer, Dorothy Crowley. - A PRACTICE SESSION confab takes ploce between Basketball Co-coptoin, Anne Morgan; Coach, Grace Minkler; and Captain, Jane Sheo. A newly revised point system Inonglit AA adivitv to an apex this year. Intercollegiate l)asketball vied with the intra-imiral touinanients in pojHilaritv. Red Ciioss lifesaving certificates were earned hv several swimming enthusiasts dining the winter months, while their more I old-liloodeil ( onnter|)aris headed lor the north- ein ski slopes. Letters and tiwarils lor basketball, |)ing-pong ami lield-day c h;nnpionshi|)s were presenteil at the annual bamjiiet. skill tind cij ' ility — llu “ifts of youth SMILES OF TRIUMPH are registered by Martha RuckI, Priscilla Moquin, Anne Monaghan and Carol Brodeur, as Lorraine Meunier notes the bulls-eyes. A FIERCE PING-PONG bottle ensues between Champ Maureen Foley and strong contender Estelle Guillet. LUCKY WINNER of the GE clock rodio rofrled off by the Athletic Club is senior, Florence Nadolski. OFFICERS of the active Worces- ter Undergraduate Club are Helen Dillon, president; Maureen Friel, vice-president; Alice Too- mey, secretory; and Beppe Gor- rity, treasurer. II n(ler i ' i[l luite Cf I lie rise in COLE enrollniciit has brought with it a |)i oportionate inti case in the minibcr and actitities oi tlie campus undergratluate or- gani ations. Latest incnilier ot tlie taniily is tlie New ' ork Metropolitan Club whith sponsored a clothes toilet tion lor New ’ork Catholic chari- ties, while the Cionnectitut Chapter carried out a gilt jnojett lor mental institutions in the Hart- lortl area. SMILES OF SUCCESS are flashed by Holyoke Undergraduote Club officers Judith Morceou, treasurer; Louise O ' Leory, vice- president; Maureen Enright, president; and Peggy McLean, secretary. PROUD RHODE ISLANDERS make up the membership of the South Shore Club. Officers ore President, Betty McDermott; Vice- President, Ann McQuaid; and Secretary, Joan McLoughlin. SPRINGFIELD Undergraduote Club ofRcers Money Towne, presi- dent; Joyce Gelinos, vice-presi- dent; Sheila McCarthy, secretary; ond Anna Frigo, treasurer, head one of the largest clubs on campus. Clubs Holiday dances ' uere again popular activities. T he Berkshire Club successfidly co-sponsored a Christmas Ball with Hol Cross for the benefit of the Brightside Orphanage, and the Holyoke- Northampton members joined forces with the •Springfield group for a gala affair. All highlighted their activity calendars with teas and picnics to accpiaint Frosh with college life and to promote Elms spirit in their respec- ti e areas. BRINGING A SAMPLING of Elms spirit to Connecticut are undergraduate club officers Joan Tonski, president; Graceann Gavigan, vice-president; and Marsha Macary, secretary-treasurer. INAUGURATING the New York-Metropolitan Undergraduate Club on campus ore President, Jonet Rogan; Vice-President, Margie Yerick; Secretory, Jane Slattery; and Treasurer, Brenda Borden. BERKSHIRE CLUB LEADERS are President, Natalie Mackie; Vice-President, Jean Kasuba; Secre+nrv. Gladys Archev; and Treasurer, Helene Meagher. p j SHARING THE WORRIES and the fun of preparing the ELMATA 1959 are Art Editor, Anne Todaro; Business Manager , Elizabeth We have louiul that the Elms like the stage is a woi Itl in miniauire. Time does not merely pass, blit is a positive force in the course of events, demanding from ns correspoiufing cfevefopment to meet the swiftly (hanging situations. W ' e ha%e tried t(j record these intangible (hanges, to halt the speedy onrush of l ime, that we might preseise in memory at least, this year Iflf)!). Eath of you has played a singular role, and so a multiple rectjrd can only impersonally set the stage; the histoiy of eath personal meta- morphosis must unroll in every heart and mind. - ppi et iating this we gi e you the EL f. T.k IfB ' J. Fitzgerald; Editor-In-Chief, Kothleen Fenton; and Business Man- ager, Marguerite Mulvey. YEARBOOK STAFF MEMBERS are (sitting) Paula Murray, Ann Ruane, Mary Derengowski, Ellen O ' Brien, (standing) Eileen Mahoney, Beverly Alexander, Lois Salome, Barbara letourneau, Judith Kennedy, and Janis Wise. Tourmaline T!ic ' liltfcinh car of Tom nialine publitations as inai kfd h a di aslit mo c toward model iiity, rc oI in 4 aioimd the imil ing theme of “Icai us, " the leliel from Matisse ' s ja . I- ' rom tlic toloilul multi-( oloicd (o er primed by the stall them- selves thi ni”h a silk sneen process, to the bold lower case headlines which inticxluced each lea- ture. ])iimed in an unusual blend cjl black let- tering and white spate, cun literarv maga ine assumed a bland new look. Ihe whole ellect testified to much ingemiity and industry on the | ai t of the entire stall. SILK-SCREENING PROCESS tor new Tourmaline covers is demon- strated by co-editors Borboro Grody (sitting) ond Jeonne Atkin- son. I ne staff consists of Modeloine Joseph, Kathleen Swords, Elizobeth Anderson, Nancy Manning and Audrey O ' Flynn (absent). 1 pen of loiiro e — n heart of truth [unior journiilists put their tlassroom train- ing to piiKticid use in the publishing of the monthlv issues ol the TJmscript , ranking high iimong eollegiatc newsp;ipers in the ]);ist years. In jjrinting campus news, interesting features, thought-jirovoking etiitoriids, anti :i bit of humor, the stall did their part in fostering the spirit of Ciitholic jouinalism on campus. 7 ' Iie usual lour-]);ige issues sometimes swelled to six, anti on sjictial occasions even sported festive colored inks. Etiitors Eileen Carroll and Delrbie Coon sjjonsored a successful card party on campus to supplement tlieir budget. SCANNING THF BRIGHT GREEN Christmas Issue of Elmscnpi ore (seated) co-editors Debbie Coon ond Eileen Carroll, Mary Sconnell, Ann Sokolosky, Marie Ferrindino, Theresa Vinisko, Judith Stagnaro, Carol Griffin and Mary O ' Brien. Elmsiript 47 OUTSTANDING SCHOLARS in the Class of 1959 are these members of the Delta Sigma Epsilon Honor Society: Pauline Houle, Pa- tricia Floherty, Mary Derengowski, and Rito Charlesbois. Who ' s Who Eacii year a limited number of the oraduating class, outstanding in scholar- shi|) and leadeiship, are honored with membership in ]Vho ' s 117;o among Stii- (Irnt.s in American Colleges and Universities. 7 ' his recognition is decided by lecommendation of the Senior Class and by laculty aijproxal. rhe recipients are entitled to wear the gold bey signifying national member- ship, and tlteir biogiaphies are included in the annual direciois containing the names ol outstanding collegians throughout tiie coumr . Membeiship carries a practical alue also, since all members may ijenelit from the nationally recog- ni ed job placement service. Uelto Sigma Epsilon FLORENCE E. DONOGHUE ' f ' he criterion ol this, the oldest natiomd honor souetx on campus, stresses stellar scholastic tucomjilishmcnts blended with evidence ot leadership cpialities lor all its candidates. Ifesides honoring deserving grtiduates, two members of the lacultv oi alumntie who have contributed significantly to the college wellare may be admitted annually. MARY A. DERENGOWSKI JOAN F. Di NARDO KATHLEEN M. FENTON 48 BARBARA A. LETOURNEAU PATRICIA A. FLAHERTY Fu ' ippn Gamma Pi This honor sotietv especially for Catholic college cvonien selects members who arc both outstanding aca- tlemicalK and who are leacleis in all campus e tr;i-cur- ricular actitities. Members therclore h;i e proxen that thex haxe achiexed the maximum Irom their college edu- cation, since a baiatice betxveen the intellectual, spiritual, and social has been found. Ujeon these oung women falls the expectations of a nation seeking xcTtmg blood to lead it. FULFILLING the academic and leadership qualifications for membership in Kappa Gamma Pi are Mary Derengowski, Patricia Flaherty, Florence Donoghue, Barbara Le- tourneau, and Anne Todaro (absent). Senior — Freslimnii Dov “Last name, fust name, midclle name last, " and the spirit of army lile had in- aded our campus. L ' ndei the leadersliip of Senior Officers Kelley and Masterson, high-ranking jrcrsonnel had formulated strategic jdans to subdue Frosh fighting spirit. lell-t.ile smiles, filty-niners ' weakest point, were camouflaged, and the cam- paign was on. Drills and calisthenics be- came secret upjjcrclass weapons, and nightly “air attacks " added to their cle- lense; Init Cadet enthusiasm easily o er- came fatigued senior contention. .At 2200 houis a pact was signed, and smiling Seniors cvelcomecl Frosh into the ranks. WELL-WISHING Senior Officer hands toss the treas- ured green and gold beanies to newly initiated Frosh while the strains of " Guadeamus Igitur ' revibrate through the halls of OLE. 1 - ten - tion! — at ease LOWLY " BEASIS " crouch on the floor while o representative group submits its talent for Senior Officer entertainment and approval at the annual Elms Night festivities concluding Initiation. DONNING THE PLEB HATS and swords, Initiation Co-chairmen Genevieve Master- son and Anne Kelley turn the tables on surprised Erosh Maureen Moriorty and Catherine Petropulos, and coter to their every whim. ANNUAL CAP AND GOWN BANQUET held this yeor at the Roger Smith Hotel found Seniors reminiscing and anticipating the black and white garb of Seniorhood. Seated at the head- table are: Fr. Devine, Barbara Bacchiocchi, chairman; Barbara Letourneau, president; Fr. Pierce; and Peg Mulvey, vice-president. Standing: Fr. O ' Connor; Eileen Moriarty, treasurer; Joan Dl Nardo, president of Student Government; Mary Derengowski, secretary; ond Fr. Stafford. Gcip and Gown Sunday October ushered in a scene ol sudden solemnity as unfledged Seniors oHered their caps and gowns to God at Mass. Little Sisters brought red roses and light- hearted gaiety to the festivities, but to Seniors the day sig- nified responsibility more than honor. Perhaps that is wliy the congratulations of family and friends seemed still premature. ' Lhese gowns must be grown into in a sear ' s time, and the Sunday became a day of resolution that the dignity which the black and white connotes woidd never be misj)laced. CLASS PRESIDENT Barbara Letourneau proudly begins the long line of black-clad Seniors to receive their caps and gowns from Fr. Pierce, ossisted by Fr. O ' Connor and Fr. D evine. SENIORS GATHER In the gym after donning their caps and gowns to receive the congratulations of parents and friends. Here Florence Nodolski sits and chats with her family. ■-it.- ■ ' I Soph Show Hiiiiihter twined with sonif Gay rhythm sparked the colorful puppet scene from Fontosy Land, as Molly Reogon and Joan Deloney sang ond danced os JIminy Cricket and Pinocchio. Wooden soldiers Anne Morgan, Pat Cummings, Mary Jane Cameron, and Margaret McLean stand guard, and Mary Gene Proetz and Andrea Cyr sit in the background. PEEKING FROM the sidelines ore Gingerbreod Men, Cecilia Joyce and Maureen McDonald; and standing, Barbora Houghton, Joyce Douville, Ellen Sesia, Dora Morrissey, and Mary K. Cunningham. Onl husiliii” Soplioniore lis urcs liintctl at the intangible sen-ie ol imsten wliidi seemed to doak (aminis activities, d hen one Xoveinhei niglit e ei Idinite liand dntchetl a bright bine progiain and giasped the betkoning hand ol Motlier C oose, who intiodiued them to tlie man talentetl inhabitants ol FaiUasy l.aud, Irom Cindeiella to the t Hearts paiading beloie tlieir astoinshed eves. Only tile ingenuitv and talent ol to-diairmen Javne lirown ami (doiia llonneville jihis the enthusiasm and comjdete to-oper- ation ol eveiy .So|)homote toidd have proihuetl stub a sn[ieilative show, and more important, the indesti ut tible spii it ol class unity. WOODEN SOLDIERS on parade: Rozanne Smith, Mary Kelly, Grace Crowley, Anne Morgon, Patricio Cummings, Patricio Bobineau, Patricio Frodet, Kothleen Dwyer, Jane Campbell, Mary Jane Cameron, Margaret McLean, Soroh Scordato, Mary Fitzgerald, Jacqueline Smith, Anita Hoot, Sheila McCarthy and Joan Delaney. THREE CHEERS tor M-l-C-K-E-Y M-0-U S-E cry Minnie ond Mickey Mouse, ployed by Alice Toomey and Borboro Houghton, os they sing the snappy Mouseketeer theme song, spurring all those still young ot heort to hum olong with them. HAPPILY THIS GROUP of seven dworfs: Jeon Zdon, Solly MocCormick, Gertrude Dowd, Mary Hammond, Anne Brown, Clare Bushiko, and Morgee Yerick skips ond sings, while Joyne Brown, co-chairman, smiles approvingly from her seot of honor. WHIRLING BRIDE-DOLL ballerina, Gloria Bonneville, co-cholrmon, glides across the stage while her bridesmoids Jacqueline Croughwell, Kathleen Worthley, and Mary Ann Furey pose in their pink and white costumes. TOYLAND HAS its romontic air too, as Cinderella, Donna Millin, proves dreams really do come true. In her bouffant pink ball gown she waltzes gracefully with her handsome Prince. Marilyn Brunet. Soph lockets • Junior Ritif ' s |uni()i eyes sparkled as hiightly as the shiny, new roll! inalines whidi were sli])ped on eagerly outstretehed hands lor the first time. In the traditional ceremon sister . ntonella jrlated tlie ring on each finger and Little Sister lose wished ii coni|)letely on. 1 he hallway mark of a college career was achiesed with the green and gold ' rourmaline marking our |imiois as upperclassmen. Each heait echoed sentiments of gratitude as thankful lips lomied the words of the beautiful ring pledge— “. waiting hands reach out to welcome son, belosed ' Lourmaline ...” BRAND NEW TOURMALINES sparkle so brightly to Frosh Marie McLaughlin and Jeanne Pouech who congratulate Big Sisters Betty Sadowski and Rosemary Broderick, Ring Co-chairmen, on achiev- ing the symbol of Juniorhood. White frosting on their multi-colored cake of success was the snow-white jackets sliiiped around the shoulders of wide-eyed Sophomores. Happy Senior sisters favorably com|)ared their charges ' presentation of Faiittisy Land to their own So])h S limr Hu sin ess. E er figure hea ed a sigh of relief and simultatieouslv swelled with pride as she stood and gave for the fust time a cheer lor ' til. BIG SISTERS Mory O ' Brien, Christine Lovollee, and Sheila Nesbit admire the jackets of Soph Show Co-chairmen Gloria Bonneville and Jayne Brown, and President Mary K. Cunningham. WHITE-JACKETED SOPHS proudly sing their class song for the first time to on enthusiastic Soph Show audience. EXUBERANT FROSH cheerleaders try some pyramid building during half- time of the high school day exhibition game. The Soph " Midshipmen " de- feated the Freshmen " Cadets " in a hilarious, fun-pocked battle. HifSh School Doy ALL SET to sample Elms ' hospitolity ore these Cathedrolites. We they ' ll be Elmites next fall. Class of ' 63. hope l ' ])j)erclassmcn from neighboring high schools were treateil to an alternoon ' s introcliiction to COLE. Co- chairmen Florence Donerghue and Jean Kasnba sched- uled a busy program including a s|ririted basketball game, guided tours around campus, highlights from the Soph Show, lunch, and finally Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. POSTING THE PROGRAM for high school day activities ore Chairman Florence Don- oghue and Co-Chairman Jean Kasubo. LITERALLY HANGING from the rafters. Juniors and their dotes crowd the Oakes Inn to somple the |ozz of the New Orleans Jazz Doctors from the U. of M. A SIAMESE WAITER carries punch to smiling Juniors Mary Volego, Peggy McLaughlin, Betty Sadowski, Mary Brennan, and their tux-clad escorts, sitting one out. LESTER LANIN ' S big-nome band draws crowds to the Junior Prom. Parents wotch the whirlinq dancers and tap their own feet to the bouncy rhythm. lunior Week-EmI I he exotic woiidei land neateil in tlie Bi oadway niiisical, " The Kittg ami ,” was reimarnated in tlie romantit ision ol Siam that tianslormed (jur gsin loi the junior I’roni. On all sides the oriental flavoi was established by the scenic terrace complete with a jjool and tins goldlisli thiough which hajjpy couples wcie admitted to tlie dance lloor. Noting waiters clad in Sia- mese costumes carried solt drinks Irom table to table while the spiiited rinthms ol Lester Lanin whiled awa the hours all too cjuickly. EYE-CATCHING centerpiece gives evidence of just o bit of the detoil making up the " Siam " of General Co-chairmen Ann Mc- Quaid, Mory Sconnell, ond Maddie loseph. Life-sized, gilded imoges of Deborah Kerr ond Yul Bryner, stars of the " King ond I, " ore the main attraction. THE BROAD SMILES of Jacky Milko, Rita Mortellite, Janet DiFonzo, Regina Archey, ond dates prove how terrific the jozz con- cert sounds. A smorgasbord lunch for Juniors and their escorts topped off their night of romance. Music with a jazz beat was the order of the day at the Saturday jazz concert featuring the New Orleans Jazz Doctors from the Uni- versity of Massachusetts at the Oakes Inn. Saturday night ' s dinner dance at the Oakes signalled the end of the happy hours of music, laughter and dancing. With a change of pace the week-end festivities were brought to an end at the Sunday Mass and Communion breakfast on campus. The anticipation of months was at last fulfdled and began to fade into the haunting memories of past Junior Proms. THE DINNER-DANCE, final fling of the memorable Junior Week- end, is enjoyed by Rosemary Broderick, Mary Jo Julian, Maureen Ambrose, and their dotes. The affair was held at the Oakes Inn in Springfield. i- yWmm S ' l i ■ ... 1 ■TS’ m A VISION IN WHITE, Donna Millin, draws applause from an appreciative fashion show audience. THE SMARTEST IN SPRING daytime dresses mokes a hit with Senior Anna Frigo and her audience. SPORTING THE LATEST in Madras ber- mudas is Senior model Terry Sotkowski. Frisliion Show Spring tashions stepped from the pages of oiir fashion magazine. Ties Chic, onto the flower-decked stage. As a prehitlc to the st le parade Seniors enacted the hectic preparations for a magazine ' s publication via skits and catchy tunes. Models gracefully lighted from the giant- sized pages in a niMiad of spring styles and colors, a c- cented by .Madras Bermudas, skirts, and shirts. white formal, elegantly modeled, closed the co er of our fashion first etlition. " TRES CHIC ' our life-sized fashion publication, obtained foshions from Coret Casuals in Holyoke. Planning the event are (front) Beverly Alex- onder, Mary Talmade, (back) Anne Kelley, and Barbara Letourneou. Absent are Estelle Guillet, Ellen O ' Brien, Carol Celetti, Gail Cicio, and Genevieve Masterson. Elmata naiue Abstract dratvings eflectively depicted the theme ot this eai ' s Elnuita Dance, Heu ' itched , Bothered . find Bewildered. Mtiials in the mod- el nistic trend carelessly splashed dramatic color and exemplified arioiis phases of college liie. In the center ol the dance floor was an eve- catching siher and red mobile around which ha|jpv cou])les whirled to the music ot John lloltrandi. I’unch ;md pret cls cpienched heartc appetites during intermission. A socially and fmancialh siuccs sltd ecenlng left .Senior hearts happy. SWAPPING IDEAS for a theme for the Elmoto Dance ore committee members (sitting) Nancy Madden, Florence Nodolski and Darothy Crowley (co-chairmen), Maureen Enright, (standing) Mary Carol Urso, Mary Lou Botchelder, and Mory Talmadge. HOARDING THE LAST of the profits from the Elmata Dance for the yearbook treasury are Co-chairman, Dorothy Crowley; Yearbook Business Managers, Peg Mulvey and Betty Fitzgerald; and Co-chairman Flo Nodolski. guardian of the guest book, Mary Carol Urso, welcomes Joan McMohon, Eileen Collins, Paula Murroy and escorts to the Bewitched, Bothered ond Bewildered " environment of the Elmoto Donee. SERRA CLUB ' S Vocation Day Institute brings representatives of religious orders from near and far to answer questions and distribute pamphlets on their respective orders to youngsters ond oldsters from all over the diocese. Vocation Hay INSPIRATIONAL PAGEANT on the seven sacraments held in Veritas Auditorium is the crowning feoture of the Serro Club efforts to foster religious vocations. Students from parochial schools participate in the amazing production. AMONG THE MOST POPULAR display booths is that of our own Sisters of Saint Joseph. Sophomores Dorothy Coffey and Louise O ' Leory pose here with " miniature Sisters " Gail Egan and Christine O ' Brien. The brand new seal of the order can be seen in the background, as well as a tiny replica of the supreme sacrifice of some of the early members of the com- munity in France. To instill in today ' s youth an enthusiastic interest in the religions life was the mission of dozens of religious connnunities tvho gathered on our campus for the ' oca- tion Day Institute sponsored by the Sena Club of Spi inglield. Area youngsters from toddlers to teens poured into the gvni during the three-day October innovation. The dicersity ol holy habits presented a colorful scene as devoted lecnnteis distiibnted ([uantities of literature aud answered visitors ' ciuestions. Climaxing the triduum w;is a spectacidar pageant leflccting the talents ol parochial school actors, and de- picting the fight ol Catholicism against Communism. Dicxcsan dignitaries visited the displays and applauded the pageant which played to an overflowing auditorium on two occasions. Metre it REV. JOSEPH SCANNELL, C.S.S.R. For three clays each Elmite cvillingly left the whirl- wind pace of evercclay life behind to withdraw into the spiritual silence of retreat. For the first time two retreats tvere conducted simidtaneously on campus; Re . Josejjh Scannell, " the Padre " in many of our memories, served as retreat master tor the underclassmen, while Rev. Robert O ' Leary, a Redemptorist with fifteen years missionary experience in Paraguay, conferred with Jun- iors and .Seniors. During these three precious clays each Elmite undertook an accounting of her stewardship and as a residt stood firmer in her relationship with God and understanding of herself and her fellowman. VISITING THE LITTLE woodlond shrine are Pauline Borsari and Carole Millette. Erected within the post year, it has already become a fomiliar and friendly landmork to many Elmites. SPIRITUAL READING plays an important part In a worthwhile retreot. Janet Dl Fonzo, Theresa Moruzzi, and Carol Gilboy find the solitude of Our Lady ' s grotto most conducive to reoding and reflection. the spirit .i ives life NOTED STAR of ihe Metropolitan Opero Company, Heidi Krall, enthralled her audience with the re- markable quality of her voice and personolity. FOR THE FIRST TIME the Elms was privileged to play host to a complete philharmonic orchestra in the person of the New Orleons Philhormonic, whose performance in Jonuary was rated by critics as stellar. Seizing as a nicclium of culture, tlie Community Concert . so(iation sponsored its secoiul series of concerts in ’eritas Auditorium for tlie mutual Ijenelit of stutlents and members of neighboring communities. 0|)ening the musical series were the Revelers, a male cpiartet which was reorgani ed last session alter an absence of several years. Featured in J.inuary teas the nationally renowned New Oilcans Philharmonic Orchestra. I ' hircl in jnesentation rvas stiikingh l)cautilul Heidi Krall, operatic soprano; while the final conceit of the cuircnt season featured Michael Rabin, iolinist. (lommimitv Honcert Series THE CONCLUDING CONCERT featured Michael Rabin who charmed listeners with his easy groce and diversity of violin selections. HARMONIZING TO TUNES from " Christopher Robin " and such popular scores os " Domn Yankees ' The Revelers Male Quortet opened this season ' s Community Concert Series. PRE-CONCERT anticipation lights the face of these jazz lovers as they await Jonah ' s entrance. |«IZZ Ooncert ]ondh and jazz SWINGING A SWEET h climaxes another jazz golden trumpet that ca : listeners. A revitali ed Student Government tvclcomed 1959 wi ambitious and successtul project— a ja concert starrin Jonah Jones (hiartet. January 9 was the date: Springfield torium was the place, where approximately 1,700 jazz enthusiastically clapped their hands and tajrped their 1 the catchy rhythms of trumpet artist Jones. The voice i Elms mo ed oft the campus into the communitv. winnini friends and new stature through the medium of good musi LISTENING COMMITTEE MEMBERS Ellen O ' Brien, Peggy McLean, Chairmen Ruth Zecchi, and Mary Murphy preview a Jonah Jones platter. EARLY c viewing Interclciss IMcjys SET IN A TYPICAL college dorm, Freshmen Nancy O ' Donnell, Jane Slattery, Mary Ann Burns, Marjorie Fiorentino, and Jane Morrissey pool their wits to find a date for their " ploin Jane " in their interpretation of Accent on Revenge, directed by Marie Chicoine. DIRECTOR JUDY STAGNARO ' S interpretation of The Secret finds Junior thespians Audrey O ' Flynn, Jeanne Atkinson, and Mary Lou Carroll matching tempers and arguments. GRACIOUSLY ACCEPTING the trophy from Judge Harry Boyle is Soph director Mary Gene Praet2. TROPHY-WINNING DRAMA was the Sophomore production of fverymon. Here Joyce Marieb, whose portroyol of the leoding role was out- standing, converses with Joan McMahon in the memorable lashing scene. FINAL PRODUCTION of the evening was the Senior presentation of Shaw ' s St. Joan under Mary Carol Urso ' s direction. Before the glares of priests Mary Pat Hogon, Anno Frigo, Jody O ' Connell, and Roseanne Lapin, heroine Betty Gallagher brings tears to her audience ' s eyes in her court room defense. (jlee Club Conrert riie happy sounds of Cdii istmas floated josfidly from ' eidcoio ' s open doors as the tombineil C.lee Cdidts ttl Our I.atly of the Khus and Fordham L ' niversity celebrated the Christmas season in son”. L ' nder the sponsorship of the Elms .Mtimnae, the conceit was tvell recei ed by an enthusiastic audience. Directetl by James W ' ekh, the tux-dad Fordham men pre- sented a blend of spirited loreign carols as well as such tiacli- tional pieces as the “,- e .Maria” and “Good King ' enceslas.” Especially enjoyable was the Fordham Ramblers ' rendition of hit songs of the twenties. Fhe Elms ' contribtition, tinder the direction of Senior Florence Donoghue, featured a series ol Christmas numbers by a specialtv group, as well as traditional carols by the whole ensemble. ' Fhe chibs joined fortes to commence and conclude the stitcesslul song lest tdth a btirst of emhtisiastic harmony. ELMS AND FORDHAM Glee Club directors, Florence Donoghue and James Welsh congratulate each other after a well-received joint Christmas concert sponsored bv our alumnae. COMBINED GLEE CLUBS ended their joint concert with the strains of traditional cords directed by Mr. Welch. USHERS for the dumnae-sponsored concert, Mary Brown and Mary K. Cunningham, look over the programs with committee members Anno Mpe Martin, Mrs. James lanella, and Ann Marie Perry. I ireiits ' l)(iv Iciniily reunion Elms style VARM SMILES and light hearts pre- vail as Moms and Dads await the arrival of the Parents ' Day turkey din- ner in our people-packed gym. The jingling of silver was fast succeeded by the harmony of happy voices. FEMALE CHATTER dominates the after- dinner scene of Seniors Judy Kennedy, Irene Rosenbeck, and families. Paicnt l)auL lucr I)a , the one clay in the year when Mother ami Dad arc offit ially and loyally eniciiained b their daughters as Elms girls, is sulliised with the warm glow ol cheery iiilctr- nialitc. Moms ami Dads reign snjjreme o er the (ani|ms c hith has inu onscionsly become an integial part ol their lamiK. ] he andieme nnlailingly obliges the stmlent entei tainment with enthusiastic, il not entireh impreiudic ed, a|)pro al; while the pre ailing am a ol geneial good Iceling turns tvhat might have been a lormal bampiet into a larger than lile-si ed lamih gathering. 1 here is a lose lor Mother, a carnation for Dad; but as we look at the happy faces of the daughters, we know who have received the greater gift. ASSEMBLED TO INITIATE plans for the annual Parent-Daughter Day are committee members Maureen Friel, Judith Kennedy, Patricia Leonard, chairman, (standing) Janet DIFonzo, and Mary Donovan. LEAVING THE GYM ir procession, the whole student body files through the rotunda into the warm May ofternoon. Choirman, Marguerite Mulvey, marches next to Seniors Joanne Dorcy, Carol Allaire, Eileen Murphy, and Janet Bourdeou. Li in» Rosary n On a siinin afternoon in earh ' Ma , each Elm- ite cjfieied heisell to Onr Laclv as partial retribu- tion for other people ' s actions cursing the Blessed Name ot Jesus in Comiminist May Dav parades. What better instrument of tvorship than an im- mense rosarv of living beads? Seniors, garbed in the dignitv of black and white, carried pleas for peace to beat en, the . ve Maria of each greet- ing mingling with the Pater Noster of submis- sion. SURROUNDED BY a living cross of Elmites, Seniors form a living rosary offering their prayers to counteract Communist May Day parades. Marguerite Mulvey Is choirmon of the event. FITTING CULMINATION to o day devoted to Mary, our patroness, is Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. Preceded by under- classmen in pastel gowns. Seniors file Into the chapel in solemn procession. Every head is bowed in humble thanksgiving for the privilege of being an Elmite. Tlie stenes ol college days had progressed under Our Lad direction, so it seemed only luting that the final week should begin by crown- ing Her the (, ueen ol heacen and ol our hearts. A myriad ol colors swished slowly clown the lane ol ajtple trees to otir grotto cvhere all drew close to witness the anntial tribute ol our lore. Scjclalists lormed a court ol honor as Sodality Prelect Jtid O ' Connell lilted the garland of spiing llotvers to Otn Lady ' s bocyed head, belore the processicm tvenclecl its tyay to crowd the chapel lor Our Sac iotir ' s parting blessing. Senior black and white seemed lor the first time to se er them from the ranks of tindergraduates. " WE CROWN THEE, O MARY, Queen ot the May. " Voices blend together in tribute to Mory os Sodality Prefect Judith O ' Connell places the wreath of flowers on her bowed head. Carol Griffin, vice-prefect, assists her in the traditional Mory ' s Doy exercises. A I THE CLASS OF ' 60 joins m the tro- ditionol step sing contest during Com- mencement Week octivities. CLASS ORATOR Irene Rosenbeck rehearses her tree planting oration for Betty Sadowski and Barbara Letourneau. And still another scene before our curtain call, Class Day, final evidence of ' 59er unity. We planted our class tree, symbol of our lasting contributions to COLE. I here were smiles and tears as we officially bequeathed our duties and privileges as .Seniors to those who would follow after us and offered a [tarting gift, the ELMAT. 1959. Senior Boll 1 he s[)()tlit;lu ()l c omnienccinent week acti ities slione briefly on the Senioi liall wlieie l aia ' s sonthein belles whii led away tlie last ])iecions luoinents ol collei e lh s. Eticli nionient had its special menioiies; and each Senioi, her chetmi: ;t prayer ol thanks- t;i in and ol hope. Swiilin» skiits sotincled with the nieinoi ies ol lonr yetirs last flown; sjxn klint; e es rellec ted h;ird-won wisdom; and liappy smiles told ol honest satislacticm ol a job well done. EVEN THE LATE HOUR doesn ' t dampen the spirits of Seniors (sitting) Bonnie Wyne, Mory Lou Botchelder, (standing) Florence Nodolski, Potty Dowd, Carol Alloire, Nancy Madden, Anne Kelley, and escorts who enjoy a lough in the Senior smoker before saying good-night. LAST-MINUTE DETAILS to be ironed out moke Senior Ball Chairman Pat Scibelli ' s job an endless one. AFTER THE BALL IS OVER! Only three poir of feet ore the least bit tired as Patty Dowd, Anne Kelley, and Nancy Madden mount the stoirs to bed after their last Elms Prom. PROUD RELATIVES and friends throng the ouditorium as black-gowned Seniors step triumphontly, and o bit sadly, down the familiar halls for the last time. Commencement This fleeting scene of happiness but briefly halted elusive time ' s relentless marth: Commencement, the end and the begin- ning, setting the stage lor the greatest act of all, the act of finality. 1 he stage of college ears had furnished the preparation of four jtreliminary acts: each daily scene, a skillful bit of foreshaclocving from the Dicine Dramatist ' s all-knocving pen, moving the action fortvard to the suspenseful climax of .Senior Year. Ingenues tvere tianslormed to seasoned actresses; nothing cvas left unchanged as its broad scope swept boldly on. ’e can be certain of only one thing, that we will all emerge at the final curtain very different from what eve cvere at the beginning. EVERY SENIOR proudly boasts of our own Mary Derengowski ' s stellar achievement in winning the Ponder ' s Gold Cross for top marks in the Senior Class, an honor she has earned for four yeors in succession. ct III UI UhhULA!S!5h!5 Ami the actors move smoothly from role to role. First row: Patricial DeNardo, Jean De|nok, Marie Rauccl. Second row: Pauline Kelley, Gall Albertine, Elizabeth Austin, Patricia Cabana. Third row: Maureen Moriarlty, Mory Ellen Johnson, Evadine O ' Connor. First row: Sheila Hurley, Eileen Lawson. Second row: Clare Burrows, Mary Jane Eichorn, Julia Ferrero. Third row: Helene Holfelder, Regina Hart, Elizabeth Dwyer, Judith Coppola. V,J FRESHMAN YEAR Frances Balcerzewski, president; Mary Lou Griffin, vice-president; Pauline Kelley, secretary; Ann 0 " Shaughn essy, treasurer. First row: Eleanor Boynton, Beverly Thorne, Carol Strolney. Second row: Carol Brodeur, Carmelino Di Marla, Lorraine Meunier, Judy Marceao. Third row: Joonne Riley, Martha Ruckl, Lillian Perrault, Joan Fitzgerald, Anne Monaghan. A resounding Senior Officer command hastih ordered the curtain parted on ihe opening act of yotir Frosh college days. . rmy discijiline reigned supreme, initiating IMeljes to campus life and test- ing untiied senior dignity . . . ’59er memories still toying with the recollec- tions of our own salad days as Marsmen. Big-sister encouragement did much to dissolve all traces of stage fright and present a unified fiont for the first time. . wave of green taps replaced West Pointer hats and so changed the shitting stene of Freshman memories. Flow well you played your part on 1 figh School Day, astounding high-school friends and making campus buildings echo with newly-found class spirit! Care- fully vou selected )otn own class officers to direct that all important first act. .As vou slipped naturally into the chores and rewards of Freshman A ' ear, vtmr role on campus became more defi- nitely established. A ' our support on the basketball court and A’erdeoro’s stage were tyjjical of your enthusiasm. No eves welcomed more eagerly than yours that first Interclass play competition and thiilling court triumph. •Slowly, surely, novelty became routine, and we lelt our Freshman Class gently steeped in that love and loyalty which had so carefullv nurtured us. First row: Nancy O ' Donnell, Mary Llucci, Ann Farrell. Second row; Marie Chicoine, Maureen Brown, Judith Lavelle, Mary Lou Griffin. Third row: Dorothy La Ferriere, Marjorie Fiorentino, Anita Doyle, Barboro Clszek. Firsf row; Mary King, Barbara Casey, Cecile O ' Reilly, Mary Ann Burns, Lois Lynch, Diane Cowles, Ann O ' Shaughnessy. Second row; Jeonne Pouech, Lois Morelll, Barbara Broderick, Ruth Smith, Mary Williams. Filomena Laurenco, Patricia Malloy, Linda Clonci, Nancy Smith Second row; Anne Petrillo, Bettyonne Sweeney, Pauline Borsari Third row: Diane Di Sciullo, Carol Barry, Patricia White. Ellen Sullivan, Marie McLaughlin. First row; Priscilla Moquin, Patricio O ' Hora. Second row; Carole Millette, Margaret Fahey, Judith Lambert. Third row: Mary Ellen Reilly, Morgoret Rush, Mory Powers, Veronique Plante. m rirsf row: Margoret Mory Dwyer, Eileen O ' Flynn, Henrlefte Dumas. Second row; Agnes Smith, Mary Doyle, Joan Talbot. Third row: Rosalie Fard, Mary Fonteyn, Patricia Bozek. First row: Susan Stoddard, Patricia Thompson. Second row Carolyn Murphy, Jane Thomas, Irene Cieplinski. Frosh (ireenerv First row: Anne Meagher, Maureen McCool, Jane Morrissey. Second row: Frances Balcerzewski, Jeon Chambers, Margaret Donohue, Elizobeth Belsito. Third row. Roberta Quirk, Lila O ' Hanley, Jane Slattery, Catherine Petropulos. Fronf: Elizabeth Brisson, Jacqueline Croughwell, Claire Lord. Bock; Groce Front; Elva Gleason. First row. Andrea Cyr, Solly McCormick, Joonne Donovan Crowley, Jayne Brown, Theresa Chopdelaine, Nancy Boiysewick. Bock row; Borbora Houghton, Dora Morrissey, Gloria Bonneville. Sni ' H MOBE YEAh A :T II Julie Gosselin, vice-president; Kathleen Dwyer, treasurer; Mary Kay Cunningham, president; Cecilia Joyce secretary. Teresa Lincoln, Mildred La Ferriere, Patricio Kathleen Mahoney, Mory Hinkell. ’our Soph ear of action TTommenccd and concluded in a cchii hvincl of gaietv, linking little sisters still firmer to big sisters and so to (ftn Lady of the Elms. ' ou olfered ns a precious gift, the cajt and gotcn, s mhol of senioritc —proud eyes foreseeing your occn misty image in two fleeting ears. In the Ihmy of Soph Show excitement, Senior jtractice-teachers returned, all hearts jtounding faster until the white jacket of success had been slipped around each tveary Soph. The swirl ctl color and costuming truly carried your rapt audience to Fantasy Land. All traces ol “l.owlander’’ erdancy were erased as a hunched lusty voices lifted as one to sing our class song. Each of you bore in- delibly the special symbol of oiir new- found role and stood apart to face the tvorltl and heiselt as a Sophomore, Cdass ol ' 61 . I ' hroughout the ear staunch support has been your greatest contribution, our starring role. Our Senior ' ear has Iteen made mcjre perfect by the eery act ctf shai ing it with sou. Long after the hour ctf our tin tain call has faded, the mem- ory of each of you will remain locked lovingly in our grateful hearts. Ann Lavelle, Joyce Morleb, Livio Menin, Patricia Frodet, Mary Kelley, Mary Ellen lynch, Elizobeth Magee, Sheila McCarthy. Kathleen Worthley, Margaret Callahan, Sarah Scordato, Stephanie Stefanik. Maureen McDonold, Ehzobeth Ashe, Gertrude Dowd, Margaret Fitzgerald, Mary Lou Dunn, Donno Millin. Anne Morgan. Knee ing: Anne Brown, Brenda Borden. Standing; Patricia Babineau, Mary Cam- eron, Marilyn Brunet, Susan Bell, Patricia Boudreau. Audrey Abbiuso, Joan Delaney, Mary Du- puis, Potricia Cummings, Gladys Archey, Anita Bergeron, Jane Campbell, Notalie Baslle. Soph Sunshine Joyce Douville, Clare Connors, Mory Ann Furey, Mary Fenton, Libbie Harris, Joan Topor, Anna Flasinski. Seated: Rozanne Smith, Alice Toomey, Sonia Villares, Kathleen Weldon. Stond ng; Mary Wynn, Margaret Yerick, Jean Zdon. Anita Huot, Eileen Collins, Sylvia Ready, Jac- queline Smith, Mary Hammond, Mary Fitzgerald, Clare Bushika. Standing: Susan Musante, Marilyn Phelan, Mary Gene Praetz, Joan McMahon, Dione Guillmette. S tf ng; Mary Lou Sinkoski, Margaret McLean. On stoirs, first row: Joan McLaughlin, Joan Coleman. Second row: San dra Shaw, Marlene Frulla. Top: Mary Reagan. lUNlOh YEAh — AOT III First row: Frances Drogon, Janet Pradello, Virginia Duggan. Second row: Maureen Bercury, Carol Lipski. Mary Valego, Linda Lavallee. Third row; Marie Ferrindino, Ann McQuaid, Graceann Gavigan, Mary Agnes O ' Brien. First row: Saroh Fernandez, Joyce Criscola, Barbara Turner, Kothleen Swords. Second row; Mory Hayes, Jeanne Atkinson, Olivia Shannon, Genevieve Gorcz- akowski, Marsha Macary. Elizabeth Sodowsky, president, Rosemary Broderick, vice-president; Carol Gilboy, secretary; Carol McKenno, treasurer. the all important crisis must Kjm " nothing” you ha e bc- ial something— the Tun- appetir. tome a eiy spec ior class. .Mthough christened " Xothings " in that Initiation ot ’.ah. you soon won your place in the heart ol COLE. A kaleido- scopic trip arouutl the world insured this jdate, leasing you with new-found units and solidarity as a class: leasing us ssith sisid memories. . special .Septemlrer dawned in a hla on of autumn color, and once more collegiate fashions siecl ssith nature ' s brilliance. L ' nconsciously, the guise ol little sisters slijtpcd into the jiast, as you eagerly those Erosh sisters of your ossn tuul |)rouclly introduced them to Our Lady’s tiaditious. Dignits slipped oser you as gracefidly as a sparkling Lourmaline slipped on ssaiting fingers. Responsibility matured you as you jilanned your Junior Prom, a prom whose splendor roused precious memories of our ossii night of light and color and romance. Hosv well you base transcended the challenges three college years have pre- sented! At last you aie well juepared to meet the luture. .Slowly, imperceptibly, we leali e that the “Xothings " we had obserced so sympathetically have become loyal, capable recipients of our heritage — Senior! tv. First row: Mary Jane Privltera, Maureen O ' Neil, Ann Sokolosky. Second row; Dorothy Coffey, Nancy Ouelette, Mary Ellen McCarthy, Marie Gravel. Seated: Maureen Sullivan, Madeline Joseph line Milko, Corolyn O ' Connor, Kathleen Stonding; Catherine Tieuli, Mary Ellen Fitts, Lane, Theresa Ogonoski, Helen Cullen. t 1 V Seated: Marcia Wright, J Mary Flaherty, Barbara A guerite Young, Regina Arche Standing: Theresa Moruzzl Janet DIFonzo. rowl Elizabeth An derson, Carol Korytoski. Second row: Pa tricia Fogarty, Karen Tierney, Jean Kasuba, Deborah Coon. row; On l‘ ir ule First row: Judith Riordan, Cecilia Joy, Pa- tricia O ' Neill, Margaret Maybury. Second row: Mary McDonough, Sylvia Blouin, Joyce Perosino. Third row: Mary Lynch, Carol Shannon, Patricia Pelland. First row: Elizabeth Stamant, Diane New- man, Margaret Toomey, Rosalie Dizek, Maureen O ' Keefe. Second row; Rita Mor- tellite, Mary Brennan, Carol Griffin, Bar- bara Grady, Mildred Bogacz. Judy Stognaro, Mary Calobrese, Mary Mur- phy, Theresa Vinisko, Eileen Carroll, Nancy Manning. ni.iss Otf icers LEADING LADIES in our ftnal acf are President, Barbara Letourneau; Secretary, Mory DerengowskI; Vice- President, Morguerite Mulvey; and Treasurer, c;lass officers bileen Moriarty. 795 5-7 7956- 957 7 9 57-7 9 5, S’ Ftesident Floiciue nonogluic I’ati i( ia Dalton )oan l)i Naulo ] ' i( e-President t Marguei ite MuKcy Maif iierite Allen )anis Wise Secretary Eileen Moiiarty |ndith Eaiuliy Eileen Mahoney T)ea.siner l’)e ei l Alexaiulei I’ati i( ia Shea Lois Salome JACQUELINE BEATRICE ALBAXO Longmeadow, .Massachusetts English Fleeting impression of a Renaissance lady as caught by the masters . . . dimples highlighting a contagions smile . . . resonant tones echoing words that ring with cc n ic- tion . . . cpiiet friendliness ... a casnalness that fascinates . . . castles in the air udth lonndations firmly fixed on earth . . . the air of domesticity . . . sympathetic, selfle.ss, satisfied with life . . . Jackie. lUessed Martin tie Pones Sociology Club 2: Carle Castellano 2: XFC.CS: Sodality 1; Sjtringlield Undergraduate Club 1.2. 3,1; Student Govern- ment 2. BEVERLY JEAN ALEXANDER Jamaica, West Indies English A twinge of ffritish mannerisms . . . amazing adaptment to unfamiliar surronndings . . . logical reasoning deducing truth . . . the strength ol charac ter to support unflinchingly each judgment . . . housing a treasury of nosels, paperliack edition . . . center ol the collegiate whirlwind . . . charming an admiring audience . . . tactfid rebuttals winning every heated debate . . . highlighting our fashion shows . . . our burst of Jamaican sunshine . . . Rev. Athletic Association 1.2; Blessed Marlin de Porres Sociology Club 2.3: Class Treasurer I; Corte C.astellana 1 .2 (,S),3 (T).-f : Elrnata 4; English Club ! (P): Family Life Club 2.3,4; XFCCS; .V.) ' . Metrofiolilan Under- graduate Club 4; Sodality 1,2, 3.4; I ' erdeoro 4. 91 CAROL ANN ALLAIRE East Hampton, Massachusetts History Quietlv and (almly surmounting ' lile ' s olrstac les ... an appetite lor tlie extraordinary . . . opinions liased on insight and tonnnon sense ... a memory tor liistory data . . . ap- preciating e ery kindness and rewarding eac It in mnliiplicity . . . happiest at home ... a lanty lor Hying lessons . . . iavorite ot kindergarteners . . . each judgment steeped in tmderstanding . . . Carol. AiIiIcIk Asstx iaiioti I; Holyoke V ndergradunte CAub 1: IliC 3,1; S ' FCCS: Sodality 1. MARGUERITE AXXE ALLEX Chicopee Ealls, .Massachusetts English Solt brown eyes shining with leprechaun lights . . . imp- ish grin . . . symjtatliy and humor . . . stable and cool as the Berkshire hills she lores to ski in . . . willorc slim and teed stipple . . . an old hand at c ompaigning— ask am Iiish ])olitician . . . onr .Soph ' eep ... a lirely imagination cotipled with the daring and lesotircel tilness to lollow ati idea throiigh . . . Peggy. Auiiniian of lAeshwan (Ains 3: (!bn V ii e-Pvesidetit 2; Eto Ush Club I ; SEC.C.S: Sodulilx 1.2.3; Spiiniylield I ' tidergiadiiale Club 1.2. 3.1: SludeuI Covennueul 2. 92 BARBARA ANN BACCHIOCHI Springfield, Massachusetts Mathematics Flawless leatures trained by oli e skin and dark brown lurls . . . an air ot grandeiir embodied in a tiny Iranie . . . refined simplicity . . . artistic fingers cotipled with a will to work . . . dedicated to CCD . . . Hashing eyes spell tnerriment and mischiel . . . skilled Italian chel . . . math-minded . . . confidetice soltened by compassion . . . Onr Lady ' s loyal handmaid . . . Barb. CCD 3 ,!: Corte Ca.slellana 1 . 2 : Fawily Fife Club 3 ; Lilurgy Club 3 ; XFCCS; Sodality 1 ; Springfield Undergraduate Club 1 . 2 , 3 , 1 . -MARY LOUISE BATCHELDER Doyer, New Hampshire Sociology Welcomed Jnnior-year iransler . . . colorinl as her nati e .New Hampshire hills . . . ' .V ' nnmber one swimmer . . . ready lor action at a moment ' s notice . . . abounding with interest and energy lor new achentnres . . . statute h sn|)porter oi the Senior kitchen breaklast c hib . . . c le er suggestions at her fingertips ... a swirl ol rhythm on the dance lloor ... I .on. liles.sed Martin dc Pones Sociology Club 3 . 1 ; CCD 3 . 1 ; Family Fife Club 4: Fiturgy Club 3 : XFCCS: Sodality 3 . 1 . 93 JANET LI CILLE BOURDEAU Chicopee Falls, .Massachusetts English (,)uitk wilted ... a luting word lor e cry occasion . . . scoiner ol the devious . . . tiny . . . upholder ot the lionest and St raight-lorwtn (1 . . . delicate . . . fragile ap|)earame . . . precision peisonified . . . conscientious . . . emiable holder ol the world ' s neatest notebooks . . . French senorita . . . ineinorabie monologues in Kspahol on random sub- jects . . . |aner. C.ortf Cdstclhnui 1 .2..‘b .V ' t. ' t. ' .S ' : Sodiility I; Sbyiniilicld Underirriidiinl) ' Club 1.2.:kl. DOROTHY ANNE BROSNAN Worcester, .Massachusetts Sociology A smooth, unrufTled calm disguising a solicitous heart . . . realistic approach to lile . . . never-lailing thoughtful- ne.ss . . . wisdom tempered with maturity ... a genius tor listening . . . dry sense ol humor . . . each Iriend won bv her understanding nature . . . capably expounding sociolcrgical theories . . . caretree companion, treasured Iriend . . . Dottie. Alhlt ' lw Associdtion 1.2.3: Blessed Martin de Bones Sociology CAub 2.3,!: Corte Castellana 1.2: Fdmily Life Club 2: XFCCS: Sodality I; Worcester lAuiergraduate Club 1.2,3,!. 94 MARY PATRICIA BROWN West Springfield, Massachusetts French Quietly attentive . . . deep in tliouglit . . . speaks with tauticjn . . . always loyal and ready to delend the print i|)les in which she believes ... a hilingidst . . . ladydike manner and tone . . . genuine charm glowing beneath gentle shyness . . . unprejudiced yet confined . . . dreamy-eyed . . . coitiposed of the simplit ity that toimnands respect . . . Mary. Cerrlr Francais 2.3( T).-1; Carte C.asteUana 3.1: IRC. 1: SFC.C.S: Sadalily 1,2; Springfield Undergraduate Club 1,2,3. 1. DIANA THERESA CALABRO Waterbury, Connecticut Slianish generous heart understanding all . . . an impish glance betraying an even temperament . . . always ready with a resolution . . . famed for her unforgettable " Oh! " . . . worried anticipation, cherished memories . . . an affinity to all things Italian . . . radiating her happy-go-lucky spirit . . . Romance language fluency ... a delightfid Connecticut accent . . . strongest ties to home . . . Di. Athletic Association 1.2, 3,1; Blessed Marlin de Forres Sociology Club 1,2; CCD 1; Connecticut Undergraduate Club 2,3,1: Corte C.asteUana 1,2,3,!; Family Life Club 3,4; XFCCS; Sodality 1. 95 .MARGARET ROSE CA AXAUGII Springfield, Massachusetts Sociology Irisli l)lue eyes twinkling wiili a sense ol lunnor . . . always ready Im a " Soc " snr ey . . . politician strengthening 1- on canijnis . . . (jiiick with a witty lejily . . . lascinating stoiy tellei . . . hiendly but Iratik debatoi . . . teaser . . . instiiu ti ely co-operati e . . . extempore oratoi jintting her audience at ease . . . jiossessing the compassion to be toleiant, the strength to be tender, and the wisdom to laugh . . ..Marge. .Ultlrlii . s ' ,()u ili()ii 1.1; Blessed Minim de Forres Sonology Chib l.2.t-i.l: Ehiisiiipl 3: [.itiir x ( ' .tub I; .U J Debiiling Sanely 2 ( ' l’). ' b . 1(:CS 1 .2 (Alternate 1 )elegate).3 ( ] tinior Delegate).! (.Senior Delegate): Sodniily l.2.ti; Sprinefield L ' tider raduulc Club 1.2.3.-!; Sltidenl Govern- ineul 1: i ' erileoro 1,2. CAROL ANN CELETTI Springfield, Massachusetts Euglish Willow slimness belying a stout spirit . . . loser ot music and the dance . . . and losing to teach its intricate steps to others . . . any party’s " hostess ssith the mostess ” . . . deeisise efhc ietic v. dissolsing minor c rises . . . assare ol lile ' s precious secret, hosv to be a Iriencl . . . ballerina come to life Irom a Degas jirint . . . Caiol. .llhlelu .Isuu iiil lou 1; f.U ' lisb Club 1; Glee Club 1.2: !R(. 1: NFC. (IS: Sodiilily 1; Soph Shoxe Co-Chan uian 2: Spiinafield L ' uderaraduiile Club 1.2, 3, 1; I ' erdeoro 3.1. 96 RITA AGNES CHARLEBOIS Pittsfield, Massachusetts Mathematics— Chemistry (airly-liaired dispenser ot pixie haircuts . . . worrier . . . leaving us behind with staccato, niacliine-gun explanations . . . alert and tenacious as a tox terrier . . . creatise seam- stress, easy-does-it translorming advanced jiatterns into ad- vanced chic . . . the ability to get work done today, not tomor- row , . . faithlul letter writer , . . lun-loving companion . . . Rita, Athletic Association 1 : Berkshire Undergraduate Club 2 , 3 . 1 : Family Fite Club 3 , 3 : Glee Club 2 , 3 . 1 : Monsignor Doyle Science Club 1 , 2 , 3 , 1 : XFCCS; Sodality 1 : Springfield Undergraduate Club 1 . GAIL THERESE CICIO Cherrv Valiev, Massachusetts Biology A scientist ' s precision fused with an artist ' s flair . . . resolute ideas cautiouslv expressed . . . comjroser of class Ivrics . . . lolty amfntions painstakingly jnirsued . . . philosophical wisdom ... a subtle sense ol humor . . . the surge ol romance in everything she does . . . good-natured object of constant, playful teasing . . . unobtrusive opinions invarialily acknowledged . . . (ray. Athletic Association 1 , 2 , 3 , 3 : CCD 3 . 3 : Family Fife Club 2 . 3 , 1 : .Sion- signor Doyle Science Club 1 . 2 . 3 . 3 : XFCCS: Sodality 1 : Worcester Undergraduate Club 1 . 2 . 3 . 3 . 97 DOROTHY AW CROWLEY Forestville, Connecticut Biology Sparkling soc iability . . . bubbling with lile . . . iiniting others to share in her oserHow ol joy . . . that collegiate air . . . lervent advocate ol athletic activities . . . scorekeeper . . . a directness ol mind steering steadily toward her goal . . . co-operation to the nth degree . . . Ol ' Man Riser in bass clef . . . the rainbow ol a cloudy day . . . Dottie. Athletic Association 1 .2 (S),3 ( ' l’). 1 (T); Hlesseil Martin de Porres Sociology CAuh 2: Connectuut Undergraduate Club 2.M.-1: Monsignor Doyle Science Club 1, 2. 3d: Sodalitx 1. JOAWE MARIE DARCY Chicopee Falls. Massachusetts Sociology (iailv langhing on the outside, deep thinking on the in . . . enchanting artistic sense . . . genins with her fingers, fashioning words as well . . . reniembered most for her Junior Prom " l ara " mnral . . . danntless, dainty, dreamy-eyed . . , keeping a list ol candidates to psychoanalyze . . . willing helper . . .giandiose ideas with a prac tical sense . . . jo. Blessed Martin de Porres Sodology Club 3: PCCS: Sodality 1,2: Sljringfield L ' niiergraduate Club 1.2,3,-t: I ' erdeoro 1.2, 3, -4. 98 -MARY ANGELA DERENGOWSKI Adams, Massachusetts Ph ysics-M at hem atics Intelligence accepted as God ' s gift and directed only to His glory . . . cjuiet, compelling ctice . . . never a rvord without meaning . . . initiator of nightly Compline . . . 6:,‘f0 a.m. pioneer of Physics ia T ’ . . . understanding of self, understanding of neiglibor . . . scientific bent, depriving the literary field of a talented author . . . gentle touch leaving deep impressions . . . Mary. Berkshire Undergraduate C.lub 1,2.3,!: C.lass Secretary -1: Ehnata •!: Glee Club 1,2,3,-!; Liturgy Club 2 (P),3 (P),-! ; MJB Debating Society 2(T),3,4(P); Monsignor Doyle Science Club 1 ,2 (.S).3.-!; XFCCS: Resident Council Chairman -!: Sodality 1,2,3,-!; Student Government ■!: ir io’i 117(0 ■!, HELEN IRENE DILLON Worcester, Massachusetts English Staunch defender of everything collegiate . . . Shake- speare— her bcjok of bedtime tales ... a delightful touch of sociability . . . curls, curls, curls . . . that unmistakable W ' orcester accent easing many tense situations . . . sports addict and mainstay of the ’59er champion court offence . . . devout submission to Our Lady’s decisions . . . more serious than many suspect . . . Helen. Athletic Association 1.2. 3, 4: Blessed Martin de Porres Sociology Club 2: Corte Castellana 1.2 (T); English Club 4; Family Life Club 2.3,4; XFCCS; Sodality 1 ,4 (Probate); Verdeoro 4; Worcester Undergraduate Club 1 (T),2 (T),3 (T),4 (P). 99 JOAN FRANCES 1)1 NARDO Mendon, Massachusetts English Responsil)ility shouldered graeefidlv . . . tireless activity . . . inspiring ' oluntary co-operation . . . tongue- in-cheek transmitter ol oliicial pronouncements . . . those hilariously accurate slips ol the tongue . . . " Well, you know what 1 mean " . . . hapless principal of tragicomic predic- aments . . . expressing frank opinions, to onr delight and her dismay . . . unimpeachably sincere . . . versatile efficiency mas(]nerading as nonchalance . . . Joan. Athletic Association 1,2: Blessed Martin de Forres Sociology CAub 2; C.ercle Francais 1,2: CAass President 3: English CAub 4: XFCCS: Sodality 1.3,4: Student Government 3,4 (P); Tourmaline 3: Who’s Who 4: Worcester Undergraduate Club 1,2, 3, 4. FLORENCE ELIZABETH DONOGHUE Vorcester, Massachusetts History Demure dignity llavored lightly by a sense of humor . . . jiroven capafiility as a leader . . . ambition complemented by ability . . . friends once won, held by her sincerity . . . accomplishments measured on the scale of eternal values . . . high ideals producing fresh ideas . . . slender, graceful femininity . . . greeting life as a lark greets the sun . . . k ' lo. CCI) 2.4: Cercle Francais 1,2: CAass President 1: Glee CAub 1,2, 3.4 (.Song Le.ider): IRC 3: Liturgy CAub 1,2: XFCCS (National IJturgy Chairman. 2): Sodality 1,2. 3. 4: Student Government 1: Verdeoro 1,2,3, 4: U7ioh Who 4; IVorcester Undergraduate Club 1,2,3 (VP), 4. 100 PATRICIA ANN MARIE DOWD Holvoke, Massachusetts French Mademoiselle Dowd, Freiu h jirat tice teacher . . . top- guarding delving opponent ' s efforts to claim it tory . . . typical of the proud citizenry of her home town . . . rep- resenting the collegiate lav apostolate in social work . . . e(|nally dextrous on skis and skates . . . cluukling good humor . . . unicpie curiosity about Spain . . . proudly sporting Kelly green . . . paving her path with pluck . . . Patty. Athletic Association 1.2. 3,-1; Blessed Martin de Pones Sociology Club 2,3; CCD -t; Cercle Francois 1.2,3, 1; Corte Castellano 3.1; Holyoke Undergraduate Club 1.2, 3, 4; XFCCS; Sodality 1; Student Govern- ment 1,2; Verdeoro 1. JEAN ANN DRISCOLL Chicopee Falls, Massachusetts Sociology An athlete ' s prowess blended with a lady ' s grace . . . tincjiienchable thirst lor knotvledge . . . unassuming, perhaps nnatvare ol her inlinite abilities . . . aesthetically appre- ciatise . . . dauntless, dynamic. Democratic . . . holder ol a sea.son ' s pass to the Fourmaline desk . . . gentle molder of wcjrds and people . . . determined eyes probe deeply to knorv and nurture that spark of good in eseryone . . . jean. XFCCS; Sodality 1; Sjiringfield Undergraduate Club 4; Tourmaline (Co-Ed. )3; Verdeoro 1.2. 101 ELIZABETH MARY ELVVOOD Dalton, Massachusetts English Flaming red hair minus tiie temper . . . sentimental as the first torsage . . . glint ol misthiel in her Irish eyes . . . hlnshing prettily . . . ( hild-like set iousness and iniKK eiue . . . exceedingly reliable and dependable in any situation . . . tales told evith an exipiisite bit ol blarney . . . the heart of the matter . . . summit of sincerity . . . Fee. Athlelic Assoc itihon 1,2,3: lic-rkshirr Ihulrrotaclualc’ Club 1, 2, 3,1: ( ' .(A) ■1: Cercle Fruncais 1.2: lAii lish Club 1: I ' duiily I ijc Club I: FCCS; Sodality 1. MAUREEN CLAIRE ENRIGHT Holyoke, Massachusetts Spanish A touch of Old Castile right from the Paper City . . . candid cpiips emanating Irom a playinl heart . . . strictly collegiate . . . between cla.ss marathons for mail . . . reserved seat in the stacks . . . sociable, fashionable, compatible . . . innate ingenuity . . . clacking knitting needles . . . her fa- vorite dream, to reach Madrid . . . com ersations sparked with wit ... a helping hand outstretched . . . Moe. Athletic Association l,2,3.-t: CCD -1: Corle Castellana 1.2. 3,1: Family Life Club 3,1: Ftolyokc Undergraduate Club 1,2,3 ( ' P), 1 (P): FCCS; Sodality 1. 102 AIARY ESTHER FAHEY Thompsonville, Connecticut English Fiery red hair matched witli a liberal dusting of freckles . . . expressise browti eyes disclosing a steadiness of purpose . . . striking to behold, our talented actress . . . contagious enthusiasm . . . spontaneously assimilating knowledge . . . voluble chatterer, yet a sympathetic listener . . . Connecticut to OLE via the fastest route each morning ... an aspiring teacher, poised and resolute . . . Mary Esther. Connecticut Undergraduate Club 3: Glee Club 1.2; XFCCS: Sodality 1; Springfield Undergraduate Club 1,2,4; Verdeoro 1,2,3, 1. KATHLEEN .MARIE FENTON Holyoke, Massachusetts English Our dependable chief . . . ever readv for tun . . . cpiick in everything she does . . . firm judgments . . . sunny per- sonalitv with hair to match . . . blue eves smiling with Irish wit . . . athletic aptitude plus sportsmanship . . . loves the sun and sea . . . ready to " (amp-out " belore Tourmaline deadlines . . . loyal uher re-echoing spirits of faith, hope, and love . . . Kathy. Athletic Association 1.2, 3.1; C.ercle Francois I; Ehnata 4 (Ed-in-cliicf); FArnscript 2.3; English Club 4; Holyoke Undergraduate Club 1.2. 3, 4; XFCCS: Sodality 1; Tourmaline 3 (Cio-Ed.); Who’s Who 4. 103 ELIZABETH AW FITZGERALD North Adams, Massachusetts English Laughing blue eyes holding secrets . . . leprechaun with a pot ol gold . . . durable good luuuor easing impossible situations . . . businesswoman with a Hair lor the practical . . . careirce traveler on the highroads ol achentine . . . first love— first graders ... a sympathetic ear lor tales ol woe and tales ol triumph . . . the velvet glove ol diplomacy . . . Betty. Berkshire Undergraduate Club 1,2, 3, 4; Blessed Marlin de Forres Sociology Club 2: CCI) 3,4 (V ' P); Corte Caslellana 1.2: FJrnala 4 (Bus. •Mgr.): FAmscript 3: Liturgy 3,4; NFCCS; Sodality 1.2,3; Verdeoro 1. 2.3,4. SANDRA JANE FITZGERALD Thompson ville, Connecticut History Quietly dependable . . . |3atient, calm, and understand- ing . . . conscientious in lier work (especially those history papers) . . . sweet and sincere ol heart . . . shy smile ellecting a winsome ajipeal . . . good natured and unassuming . . . eliic iency her trademark . . . unconsciously e ideiic ing a solid stability ol character . . . Irieiidly towards all, a Iriend to lew . . . Sandra. Connedinil ' Ihido guiduale Club 2,3,4: IRC 1,2,3, 1: XFCCS; Sodality 1; Spnngfield Undergraduate Club 1. 104 PATRICIA ANN FLAHERTY Three Rivers. Massachusetts History- Born to lead . . . able to iollo v . . . first regional XK ice-president on (ainpus . . . colortnl con ei sationalist . . . ambitions . . . scliolarly historian witli a superlati e ward- robe . . . enthusiastic . . . Clievy promoter . . . seasoned traveler . . . pleasant smile reflecting tvisdom tvithin . . . sharing e en her birthday . . . proud to strengthen OLE on other campuses . . . Pat. Altilelic Association l,2.3.-t; Corte Cnsirllana 1,2; Family Fife Club 2.3.1: IRC 1.2.3 ( T).-1; Litur - 2.3.1: FCCS (Rcsional I.inirs Ch.iir- nian.3). (Regional Vice-President. 1); Resident Council Co-Chairman 3; Sodality 1: Springfield Undergraduate Club 1: Student (iovernment 3: IVlio’s Who 1. MAUREEN VIRGINIA FOLEY South Hadlev Falls. Massachusetts French Upholding eat h com iction with unyielding strength . . . " Rut Father greased lightning with a ping-pong paddle . . . applying her energies with ecjual diligence to e ery task . . . linguistic leanings . . . tactlul retorts . . . her second home, the library . . . innately appreciative ... a heart-warming laugh re ealing her intrinsic lose ol life . . . Maureen. Athletic Association 1,2,3,-f: C.ercle Francais 1,2.3, 1: Holyoke Under- graduate Club 1.2, 3,4; XFC.CS; Sodality 1. 105 ANNA ANTOINETTE ERIGO Springfield, Massachusetts English Femininely collegiate fashion plate . . . mischievous giggle breaking into earnest laughter . . . willing hands . . . trim and neat . . . unassuming charm hidden bv her apprecia- tion of good things . . . sympathetic listener with a refreshing smile . . . alert, alive . . . filling the studv hall daily with her last minute worries . . . enjoying life with so much yet to unfold . . . Anna. Blessed Martin de Pones Sociology Club 2: Corle C.astellana 2; XFCCS: Sodality 1,2,3: Springfield Undergraduate Club l,2,3,4(T): f’erdeoro 3,4. ELIZABETH ANN GALLAGHER Springfield, Massachusetts English Cireen-eyed pixie ... in love witli life . . . informal dis- cussions (jver coffee cups . . . wit-dashed comments ranging from Milton to modern jazz . . . artistic emotions . . . striving for perfection in each new project . . . harlec]uin-costumed jester tumbling on a gaudy stage . . . Joan of . rc bringing- tears to our eyes . . . versatility in perpetual motion . . . Betty. Corte C.astellana 2; English Club 4: Family Life Club 2: XFCCS: Springfield Undergraduate Club 3,4; Verdeoro 2.3,4. 106 ELIZABETH CATHERINE GARRITY Uxbridge, Massachusetts English Apparent sophistication brimming over with childlike simplicity and bewilderment . . . rustic unaffectedness en- joying metropolitan manners . . . savoir-faire comjxtsure . . . feminine to the core . . . complacency her pass word . . . eager to try the unusual ... a sentimental nature appreciating beauty, love, and happiness . . . mademoiselle fashion plate . . . sacrificing only herself . . . Beppe. Athletic Association 1,2; Corte Castellano 1,2; FArnscript 3; English Club -1; Family Life Club 3,4; FCCS; Sodality 1.2, 3,4; Worcester Undergraduate Club 1,2,3.4(T). LOUISE CATHERINE GLESMANN Holvoke, Massachusetts Sociology Our fun-loving proctor . . . lithe frame and spirit, vanquishing every obstacle site meets . . . lustrous eyes reflect- ing her sunny survey of life . . . whirlwind of perpetual mo- tion . . . loyal Brightside entertainer . . . sodality regular . . . champion of the sand-lot folk . . . pillar of dependability . . . unobtrusive, yet her presence is felt . . . Louise. Athletic Association 1,3,4; Blessed Martin de Forres Sociology Club 2,3,4; Family Life Club 3; Holyoke Undergraduate Club 1,2,3, 4; XFCCS; Sodality 1,2,3: Tourmaline 3; Verdeoro 1. 107 CLAIRE LILLIAN GOYETTE Holyoke, Massachusetts Biology Behind-the-sceiie booster ol every success . . . fluent Frencli conversations . . . stability evidenced by sound judg- ments ... a sprinkling oi sentimentality . . . humbly survey- ing her own potential . . . Senior Year away from OLE- geared toward medical technology ... an unshakable con- fidence in St. Jude . . . firm convictions manifesting an intrepid conception ol reality . . . Claire. Holyoke Undergraduate Club 3 , 4 ; Monsignor Doyle Science Club 1 , 2 ; FCCS: Sodality 1 ; Springfield Undergraduate Club 1 . ESTELLE JEANNE GUILLET Holyoke, Massachusetts French Chestnut tresses wreatliitig a smilitig lace . . . thor- oughly FretK h iti expre.ssioti atid tetnperametit . . . titipreten- tioits ersatility . . . taletited fitigers coax harmony Irotn ivory keys . . . ati aptititde for latiguages . . . j)ower-|)acked ping- potig serves . . . blessed witli tlie virtue of ]nttutuality . . . deni en ol tlie library . . . tiatttral [xjise matched with the etitlutsiastn ol youth . . . Estelle. .tthletlc Association 1 , 2 . 3 . 1 ; Cercle Francais 1 . 2 , 3 . 4 ; Holyoke Under- graduate Club 1 . 2 . 3 . 4 ; Liturgy 3 ; FCCS: Sodality 1 . 108 MARY PATRICIA HOGAN West Springfield, Massachusetts English Mischievous pixie . . . surrounded by souvenirs . . . openhanded hospitality . . . the epitome ot sociability . . . fashion conscious . . . always among the first to try the new . . . inquisitive scholar with literary learnings . . . ’59 ' s own authority on " Where to Hold a Jazz Concert " . . . never at a loss for words . . . affectionate understanding under a happy-go-lucky exterior . . . Mary Pat. Alhlelic Association 1,2,3d: Blessed Martin de Pones Sociology 2; CCD 2: Cercle Francais 2(.S),3(T): Corte CasteUana 2; English Club ■!; Family Life Club 2,3.4 (T): FCCS: Sodality 1.2. 3, 4: Springfield Under- graduate Club 1,2, 3, 4; Verdeoro 1,2, 3,4. MARIE PAULINE HOULE Fairview, Massachusetts Chemistry— Mathematics C ' .hemical reacticm . . . Paidine plus Life ecjuals Sunshine and Laughter . . . iiKpiisitic e, irrepressible, incentive . . . laughter lurking in those dark eyes, forewarning another practical joke . . . impo,ssible combination of genius and little girl . . . generous heart . . . scientific mind . . . debating each dilemma until the anstver is in her hands . . . unraceling life ' s puzzlements with clear-eyed zest . . . Pauline. Athletic Association 1.2,3; English Club 4: Family Fife Club 2; Mon- signor Doyle Science Club 1,2, 3. 4: XFCCS; Sodality 1,2; Springfield Undersraduate Club 1.2. 3,4. 109 MARTHA MARIE JOSEPH East Longmeadow, Massachusetts English Young of Iieart . . . straiglitforuard without guile . . . always dependable . . . provider of refreshments for all Elms’ parties . . . disarming simplicity . . . heart-filled mirth . . . gentle and generous . . . transportation anyrvhere . . . possess- ing remarkable ability in discerning classmates ' characteris- tics . . . chief designer of " Tara ' s” picturesque centerpiece . . . a willing listener to every trouble . . . Marty-Jo. Athletic Association 1; Monsigrwr Doyle Science Club 1,2; NFCCS; Sodality 1; Springfield Undergraduate Club 1.2,3, 1; Verdeoro 1,2,3. ANNE KATHERINE KELLEY Greenfield, Massachusetts Biology Laughter her ckcsest ally . . . contagious smile, warm as a spring day . . . mere words transformed by wit to sparkling gems . . . talented mimic . . . Ciallic fla or . . . alias “Susie, ” Elmscript’s irrepressible letter writer . . . decisive surety, product of a scientific mind . . . honest conqiassion, product of a sympatlietic heart . . . Tique. Blessed Martin de Porres Sociology Club 2; Cercle Francais 1,2: Family Fife 1; Initiation Co-Chairman I; Monsignor Doyle Science Club 1,2, 3,1; XFCCS; Sodality 1; I ' erdeoro 1,2, 3,1. 0 JUDITH EILEEN KENNEDY Springfield, Massachusetts Sfmtjish Irisli lass uitli a Spanisli brogue . . . keen intellect plus toinmon sense . . . happiest vhen she ' s dancing . . . deter- mination mellowed by discretion . . . infectious smile . . . golden curls but hint ol the golden heart locked deep with- in .. . journalist by nature . . . CCD schoolmarm ... a carefree pose masques the earnestness with which she faces life . . . Judy. Athletic Association 1 ,}; Carte Casiellana 1 . 2 . 3 . 1 ; Ehnnta 4 ; Elmscrijtt 3 : Liturgy 2 ; ECCS: Sodality 1 , 2 , 3 : Springfield Undergraduate Club 1 , 2 , 3 . 1 ; Student Government 4 ; Tourmaline 3 : Verdeoro 1 . 2 , 3 . 4 . C.4ROLE JEAN KIDNEY Pittsfield, Massachusetts History Incessant reader of historical novels . . . incpiisitive nature . . . remarkable memory . . . history major with every battle and treaty accounted for . . . knitting needles flashing in the swirl of collegiate chatter . . . grey eyes surceying the world tv ' ith clarity and finality ol purpose . . . appreciation of classical music . . . practicality and common sense . . . Carole. Athletic Association 1 ; Berkshire Undergraduate Club 1 . 2 , 3 , 4 : Family Life Club 3 , 4 ; IRC 2 , 3 , 4 ; XFCCS; Soda)ity 1 . HARBARA KATHLEEN KURPASKA Ludlow, Massachusetts Biology I liat unniistakahle touc h ol something different . . . straight from the pages of " Mademoiselle " . . . trademark— an accommodating, oversized handbag ... a friendly, inter- ested smile . . . insoluble problems that anish as cjuickly as they appear . . . clever hands, always busy . . . high ambitions backed by determination . . . art and nature perfectly blended . . . Barb. Alhlelic Association 1 . 2 , 3 : CCl) 1 : Monsignor Doyle Science Club 1 , 2 , 3 .!: XFCCS; Sodality 1 : Springfiehl Undergraduate Club 1 , 2 , 3 : I ' erdeoro 1 , 2 , 3 . FRANCES ANN CLAIRE LA FERRIERE . ldenville, Massachusetts History Many faceted personality . . . peppery comments on the passing .scene . . . revealing a perceptive mind . . . nimble fingers on a piano keyboard . . . coupling the lightness ol a Minute Waltz with the sensitive depths of a Mooidight Sonata . . . painstaking decipherer of English history . . . lover of the new and the different . . . sincerity which shuns the artificial . . . Frances. IRC 3 ,- 1 ; XFCCS: Sodality 1 ; Springfield Undergraduate Club 1 , 2 , 3 ,!; I ' erdeoro 1 . 2 ROSAXXE MARGARET LAPPIX Springfield, Massachusetts Histoiy C.arefree and gay exterior camouHaging incessant worries . . . avid reader . . . facorite oi fifth graders . . . blush- ing with congeniality . . . loyal to her judgments . . . wisdom and practicality . . . unpredictable witticisms . . . sujx-r- saturated in history notes ... a myriad of starched blouses . . . cherishing everything worthwhile, especially her faith . . . Rosie. IRC 1,2 (X), 3, 4; RFCCS; Sodality 1.3,4; Springfield V ndergraduate Club 1,2, 3,4; Verdeoro 1. MARY CHRISTINE LAVALLEE Chicopee Falls, Massachusetts Mathematics Portrait of a lady . . . reserved and self-assured . . , cjuiet determination marking executive jxjtentialities . . . precise and methodical . . . mastering math with ease . . . continental savoir-faire . . . perfect model for college fashions , . , in- trigued by hits of mysticism . . . meticulous appearance . . . wavy brown hair faultlessly grccomed . . . poise and charm and a touch of sophistication . . . Chris. Liturgy 4; NFCCS; Sodality 1,2; Springfield Undergraduate Club 1,2,3. 113 BARBARA AXX LEGGITT Three Rivers, Massachusetts French Surprise package . . . conversations spiced witli Frencli phrases . . . deceptively innocent remarks . . . breaking tlirough the metaphysical tog with just the right (juestions . . . a puzzled frown, (tallic grappling with the abstract . . . songbird soprano, clear and sweet . . . that tentative smile stiddenly broadening at an unexpected absurdity . . . un- swerving allegiance to that which endures . . . Barlr. Cercle Francais 2,3,1 (P); Clee Club 2,3,1; Liturgy 2,3; FCCS. JEAN AXX LEMAY Greenfield, Massachusetts French Contagious giggle . . . optimism p ersonified . . . un- perturbed calmness in the midst of calamity . . . organized confusion . . . cheerful acquiescence . . . individual but tiever unconventional . . . plagued by the 7:30 a.m. alarm . . . sunburns in the middle of winter ... a paradox of impish fancies and mature ways . . . “C’est la vie! ” . . . generouslv giving and asking little . . . Jeanie. Athletic Association 1; Bleesd Martin de Porres Sociology Club 2,3; CCD 4; Cercle Francais 1,2,3; Family Life Club 4: XFCCS; Sodality 1; Verdeoro 1. 4 PATRICIA EILEEN LEONARD Schenectady, New York History Discriminating judge of reality . . . source of quiet strength and fortress of lair ideals . . . accent on the casual . . . selflessness knowing no bounds . . . enthusiastic Family- Lifer . . . the knack of wearing pretty clothes well . . . under- standing eyes unquestioningly proffering refuge to all who seek it ... a natural teacher . . . graciously offering unwaver- ing opinions . . . Pat. Athletic Association 1,2,3,-t; Blessed Martin de Forres Sociology Club 2; Family Life Club 2.-1 (P): ttiC 3,4; Monsignor Doyle Science Club 1; XFCCS; Sodality 1,3,4. BARBARA ANN LETOURNEAU Ware, Massachusetts Chemistry Flying fingers on the piano keys . . . neat as a pin and twice as sharp . . . cpiick btit never flustered . . . tireless trouper coaxing us through “Show Utisiness " rehearsals . . . math, her oyster . . . specialist in close harmony . . . banishing problems with a smile and a burst of activity . . . the Seniors ' choice . . . making a habit of cpiality . . . Letno. Athletic Association 1,2, 3, 4; Class President 4; Elmata 4 (Ed. Ex- Officio); Family Life Club 4; Glee Club Accompanist 2,3,4; Mon- signor Doyle Science Club 1,2, 3, 4; XFCCS: Resident Council Co-Chair- man 3; Sodality 1; Soph Show Co-Chairman 2; Student Government 3,4; Verdeoro 1,3; Who’s Who 4; Worcester Undergraduate Club 1,2, 3, 4. I 15 TERESA ALBINA MACRI Springfield, Massachusetts Spatiish (ioing tlirougii lile trusting in people . . . sincere tlionglits . . . little girl innocence and naivete . . . daily devouring apples and books siimdtaneonsly in the study hall . . . Latin American minded . . . entertaining others with her dancing leet and heart . . . conscientious . . . petite . . . seek- ing solitude, yet easily coin inced to socialize . . . inlatnated tvith life . . . Terry. C.orte Castellami 2.3; FCCS: Sodality 1; Springfieltl Undergraduate Club 1. 2.3.1. NATALIE CAROL MACKIE Pittsfield, Massachusetts English A mixture of sweetness and good sen.se . . . completing each task with efficiency and good humor . . . dry witticisms . . . unfailing support in every play production . . . inquiring approach to life . . . enjoying a worthwhile hook Of a literary discussion . . . profound thoughts hiding behind a lilting latigh ... a pretty face and a generous heart . . . wending her way with a smile . . . Nat. Athletic Association 1.2.3; Berkshire Undergraduate Club 1 ,2 (.S),3 (VP), -I (P); English Club 1; Family Life Club 2.3; NFCCS; Sodality 1,3,4; I ' erdeoro 1,1. NANCY THERESA EADDEN Providence, Rhode Island English Accent extraordinaire . . . pen flowing with fasliion news . . . impeccably groomed witit innate good taste . . . cordial hostess . . . well-defined ideas respecting Hie . . . warmth and generosity . . . discussions in the smoker ranging from Cihaucer to contemporaries ... a touch of sophistication, a dash of whimsey . . . blending the spiritual, the social, and the intellectual in proper proportions . . . Nance. Athletic Association 1,2.3: Corte Castellana 1,2; Ehnscript 3: English Club 4; Family Life Club 3.4: XFCCS: Sodality 1.3,4; South Shore Undergraduate Club 2(S),3,4: Student Government 2. EILEEN THERESA MAHONEY Springfield, Massachusetts History Classic Irish beauty Irom the tips of her well-shaped nails to the wares of jet black liair . . . inborn good sense matched with exacting attention to details ... an innate ability to lead . . . rejiartee artist always at her best . . . history dates on the tip ot her tongue . . . her part in " Tara” memories a large one ... an unpretentious candor that makes her opinions alued . . . Mo. Athletic Association 1: Class Secretary 3; Elmata 4; IRC 2.3,4 (T); Junior Prom Co-chairman 3; XFCCS: Sodality 1,2,3; Springfield Under- graduate Club 1.2, 3, 4; Student Government 1.4: Verdeoro 2. I 17 GENEVIEVE CLAIRE MASTERSON Springfield, Massachusetts English El()(]uent and energetic . . . inert in ial manner . . . soni- her, wide-eyed look ol innocenc e tin ning t liameleon-like into a knowing giggle . . . eliiet senior officer at Initiation . . . bridge each noon a ’ imist " . . . tall and slender, every move- ment exuding graeefnlness . . . laseinating and vivaeions ex- pressions . . . quick-witted and dyna mic . . . pursuing ambi- tions with im and igor . . . (ien. V.orte Castellana 1,2: Initialion Co-Chairman -1: XFCCS: Sodality 1,2,3; Springfield Undergraduate Club 1,2, 3,1; Verdeoru 2, 3,-1. HELENE LOUISE .MEAGHER Pittsfield. Massachusetts English Practicalitv her main-stay . . . literature her domain . , . nnassmning in a cliarining way . . . matnritv enhanced by a pereeptite intellect . . . the courage of her coinictions , . , teaching know-henv . . . decisite judgments . . , a gracefnl sense of humor . . , adept at catc hing forty winks , , , intro- spective temperament . . . perpetrating a feeling of good tvill totvarcl all , . . Hel. Athletu Asiociation 1,2; lierkshtre Undergraduate Club l.2,3,-l (T); English Club -t; Eainily Life Club -f, XECCS; Sodality 1; Student Government 3. I 18 EILEEN CECILIA MORIARTY Holyoke, Massachusetts History Dainty and deliglitful . . . perpetual pep even with one eye closed . . . penetrating brown eyes probing the depths ot knowledge . . . tlie merriest smile . . . exuberance unlimited . . . seriousness and sincerity beneath that bustling exterior . . . candid convictions . . . questions galore . . . scintillating conversations . . . historical inclinations . . . every day St. Patrick ' s day . . . guardian of the Senior Class purse strings . . . Eileen. C.lass Secretary 1, Class Treasurer 4: Holyoke Undergraduate Club 1.2. 3.1: IRC 2 (.S).3,4 ( ' P); Junior Prom Co-Chairman 3: MJB Debating Society 3; FCCS: Sodality 1. MARLENE THERESA MULLIN Rochdale, Massachusetts Spanish Possessor of deep currents of true friendsliip ... a decided aptitude for Espahol . . . unhampered by pretentious airs . . . practicality and simplicity . . . avid letter writer . . . never-a-dull-moment personality . . . harmonizer ot any vocal group . . . congenial disposition, sympathetic conhdante . . . childlike lrankne.ss swaying every argument . . . first loyalties to Our Lady . . . Marl. Athletic Association 1.2, 3. 4; Blessed Martin de Porres Sociology Club 2: Corte Caslellana 1 .2.3 ( 1 ),4 (P); Family Life Club 2,3.4; Glee Club 1.2, 3,4; IRC 3; S’FCCS: Sodality 1,2, 3,4; Verdeoro 4; Worcester Under- graduate Club 1.2, (.S), 3,4. I 19 MARGUERITE ERANCES MULVEY Springfield, Massachusetts English Our lair lady . . . blue eyes coufideiu and sure . . . quiet determination backed by astute obsersatious . . . eager to add her bit to any |m)ject . . . ellu icnt ' eep of tiie Senior ( lass ... a band in Sttident Council altairs . . . thorough oigaui er . . . ceaseless solicitations lor yearbook funds . . . tried and tnie . . . cpdet luiiuor and charming manner . . . trauslormiug the imjiossible to the practical . . . Peg. lili ' ssfil Miirtin de Porres Sudolot y (dub 2; C.lnss Vi (’ President; Corte ( ' .ustellunu 1.2; FJmaiu •) (Bus. .M,s r.); Junior Protn Co-Chairman 3; l.ilurgy 1: XPC.CS (N ' ;ilii)ii;il Liturgy C3i;iirm;m 3): Sodality 1,2, 3,4; Sjningfirld Undergraduate Club 1,2, 3,1; Student Covernment 1.2 (T), 3(T),4. EILEEN DOROTHY MURPHY Chicopee, Massachusetts English Disarming smile . . . sj arkling blue eyes Iramed in shining blond hair . . . cjnestioning mind . . . decisixe deci- sions based on systematized planning . . . spicing the con- ersation with an astonished. A’on ' re fooling!’’ . . . Hair lor the latest in fashions . . . the casual look with the stylish totich . . . gentle nna.ssnming manner bespeaking inner tran- c]uility . . . Eileen. Family Fife Club 3; IRC 1.2. 3. 4; FCCS; Sodality 1: Sjiringfield Undergraduate Club 1.2. 3, 4. 120 PAULA THERESA MURRAY North Adams, Massachusetts English Siiiceritv sliining Ironi lier sparkling countenance . . . a cleliglittul accent specifically her own . . . laughter at a moment ' s notice . . . landmark in the bookstore . . . true appreciation gleaned through hard work . . . untiring patience coupled with spontaneous encouragement . . . colorlul as her la orite autumn hues . . . ruffles and crinolines tcith a touch ol sophistication . . . Paula. Alhlrlir Association 1,2.3: Berkshire Unden raduale Cdub l,2,3,f; Blessed Marlin de Porres Sociolo; ’ Chib 2: C( I) ■!: Corle Castellana 1,2: EIrnala 1: English Club 1: Fiunily Life Club 1: XFCCS: Sodality 1. SALLY ANN MacXEIL Holyoke, Massachusetts Chemistry— Mathematics Wholehearted class participant . . . solving problems before they arise tvith cpiiet proficiency . . . ' 59 ' s welcome addition in Junior ' ’ear . . . bringing the freshness of Scotch heather . . . winning friends with that capti ating semi-shy smile . . . numerical prowess amazing the less gifted . . . dark eyes re ealing the serenity ol a soul working in harmony with God . . . Sally. Holyoke Undergraduate Club 3.}: Mnnsignor Doyle Science Club 3,4: XFCCS; Sodality 3,4. 121 ELIZABETH RITA McDERMOTT Pawtucket, Rhode Island Sociology I’nsopliisticated collegian with an inlections gaiety . . . always just hersell . . . yearning lor eternal youth . . . whole- some domesticity . . . an air ol placidity reflected in easy- going mannerisms . . . the natural look . . . merriment best becomes her . . . life iewed Iron) a soc iologist ' s point of iew . . . knowledge assimilated efhciently . . . blend of beauty and practicality . . . McD. Atiileiic Association I: Blessed Mai tin de Bones Sociolouy Club 2.3, f ( T); Family Fife Club 2.3.1: XFCCS; Sodalily 1.2: Soulii Shoie I ' ndergiadiiale Club 2.3 ( ' l’). 1 (!’): 1 ' erdeoro !. ELOREXCE ANNA XADOLSKI Westfield, Massachusetts Chemistry— Biology Fountainhead of indelatigable energy . . . science her forte . . . scrnpnlous attention to details . . . magic fingers soke any knitting riddle . . . so proud of being Polish . . . a spontaneous sense ol humor . . . resolutely anchored in jrrac ticality . . . proponent ol soap and water pnlchrittide . . . our pint-sized cherub with mi,schief dancing in her eyes . . . Flo. Athletic Association 2.3.-I: Blessed Martin de Bones Sociology Club 2; Monsignor Doyle Science Club 1 .2.3 (V’). l (!’)• XFCCS; Sodality 1, 4 (Probate): Springfield i ' ndergraduale Club 1,2,3, 4. 122 SHEILA ANGELA MARIE NESBIT Pittsfield, Massachusetts History Deliglnfully liuman and remarkably candid . . . neces- sary ingredient tor a good time . . . gitted witli tlie spark of versatility . . . alto liarmony . . . unfeigned frankness endear- ing her to all . . . athletic enthusiasm . . . strong foundations in her faith . . . custodian of the (.lee Club check book . . . the easy grace of sociability ... a song in her lieart and on her lips . . . Nez. Alhlelic Association 1.2. 3.1: Berkshire Undergraduate Club 1.2,3,-f: CCD 2A: Family Life Club 2.3.-1; Glee 1 .2.3,1 (T); IRC 2,3,1; Monsignor Doyle Science Club 1; XFCCS; Sodality 1,2, 3,1; Verdeoro 4. ELLEN MARY O’BRIEN Chicopee, Massachusetts English (,)uiet strength built on a foundation of complete hon- esty . . . definite as ski trac ks in tlie snow . . . friendships that are lifetime gifts rather than mere tokens . . . each word a weapon wielded wisely ... as demanding of herself as she is easy on others . . . sterling cpiality born of searching .self- critici,sm ... a lover of good literature . . . fentunate jros- ses.sor of a shining sense of wonder . . . Ellen. Corte Castellnna 1: Elmata 1; Elmscript 3 (Co-Lcl.): English Club 1; IRC 1; XFCCS: Sodality 1.2: Springfield Unde rgraduate Club 1,2, 3, 4; Verdeoro 1,2,3. 123 MARY MARGARET O BRIEN Sjjiingfield, .Massachusetts Sociology Sunny liaii and a sunny smile . . . Miss Collegiate . . . a study in iinpetcable neatne.ss . . . jjlaeid and unruffled by any storm . . . except perhaps a philosophical problem . . . uarm-heai ted Iriend . . . finding humor in lite and lile in humor . . . capable suimmer and mainstay oi Camp Mish- noah . . . blue eyes open on a wide, wide world . . . O.B. Assoi ialion 1,2: Hlcssnl Min tin ilr Porres Sociology Chib 1 ,2,tC ' l’), I (I’): XI ' CCS; Sodality 1,2; Sjningjicld V micrgriiduale Club l.2„S,l; I cidroio 1.2 (.S), 3,1. JUDITH ANN OCONNELL S ' est Springfield, Massachusetts History (iaelii t harm enham ed by wholesome jollity , , , always a story to tell . . . nninhibited . . . sparkling sincerity . , . effectixely inlluential in her relations with others ... a capable hand willingly protiered . . . inner spirituality pel- let ting e erv action . . . " dorm-crier ’ lor morning Mass . . . unlailing calls Irom home . . . Mary’s choice and ours too . . . I udy. CCD I; C.lcr Club 1. 2. lb IliC 2,:b l; I.iluigy 3; Xl ' CCS: Sodulilx 1 .2 (S). 3 ( ' l’) ' I (h): Sfi) niglii ' ld Ihiili’igiaduali- (,lub 1,2,3.!: Sludrtil Ctovern- uiriit 1. 124 HELEN THERESA PARTYKA Chicopee, Massachusetts Biology Maturity combined with child-like enthusiasm for new ideas . . . pursuing objectives with single-minded deter- minism . . . possessor of a golden oice enchanting listeners . . . enjoying the elusive gift of self-knowledge that leads to poise and confidence . . . conscientious strivings in the field of education . . . indisidualist accepted and admired by all . . . Helen. Family Life Club 2 . 3 : Glee Club 2 . 3 ; Liturgy 3 ; Monsignor Doyle Science Club 2 , 3 ; XFCCS; Sodality 2 , 3 ; Springfield Undergraduate Club 2 , 3 ; Verdeoro 2 . JANET MARY ROGAX Bronx, New York English Lnhurried charm . . . superficially blase ° cover for true sentiments . . , dynamic scorer on .lasketball court . . . Sophomore transfer winning us wun her equa- nimity , . . carefree and unpredictable . , . inaugurator of the Metropolitan Undergraduate Club . . , enchanted by her European escapades . . , perpetual procrastination somehoiv ahvays achie ing accomplishment . . . Rogue. Athletic Association 2 , 3 , 4 ; Blessed Martin de Forres Sociology Club 2 : Cercle Francais 2 ; English Club 4 ; Family Life Club 2 , 3 : XFCCS: X.Y. Metropolitan Undergraduate Club 4 ; Verdeoro 2 . 125 IRENE CELESTE ROSENBECK Springfield, Massachusetts History ’erde n()s leading lady . . . dediiated to the dramatic . . . instigator ol those lantastic diets . . . (oinpdtent organizer ot all she undertakes . . . delt fingeis transrorming yards of ( loth into inspired elegatice . . . st intillating conversation- alist, e en at hieaklast . . . the epitome ol jjoise . . . polished atid persistent . . . an iiupiisitive intellett seeking lot the (anse . . . Irene. llhlrlic lysot i iliot! 1; o(r ,s ( Club 1: Family I.ifr Club 2 (S),3 (VP), 1; it. 1.2,3, 1: , • ,(., S ' ,- Sodality 1,2; Sjiiin ficld I’ iitlergraditale Club 1.2.3, 1: I ' mdroio 1 .2.3 ( ' 1 ), 1 (P). ANN MARIE RUANE North Adams, Massachusetts French The refreshing n ispne.ss ol antnmn . . . elegant simplic- ity . . . interests from music to [solitics . . . (piotable tpiips . . . co-owner ol a mammoth bulletin board . . . spark of l)rillance, flash of wit . . . linguist . . . taxi serx ice to the Berkshire ' s . . . perspective iewpoint and loresight . . . magnanimity of act and thought . . . enterprisitig, etiergetic, and effervescent . . . , nn. Athletic Association I; lierkshire I’ntlergraduate Chib 2,3,-f; Cercle Francais 1.2, 3,1; Corte Castellana 1,2. 3.1; Flrnala 1; S ' FCCS; Sodality 1; Ferdeoro 1. 126 PATRICIA ANN RYAX North Adams, Massachusetts History Worrier by nature . . . owner ot the dorm ' s growing stuffed animal menagerie . . . typing wlii . . . witli a radio in the background . . . sliarp, drv wit all her own . . . smooth, elaborate sc hedules— every moment accounted lor . . . en- chanting naicete . . . before breakfast history ncjtes ... " I don ' t know tvhen I ' ll ha e time " . . . reliable, ticlv, anxious to please . . . Pat. Athletic Association 1.2.3, 1: lierkshire I’riders’raduate Club 1,2. 3. 4; IRC 3: XFCCS: Sodality I; crdeoro 1.2. MARY ANN SALMEN Springheld, Massachusetts History .Animated con ersationalist . . . refreshing candor . . . confidence and ctmipostire seldom rtifflecl . . . an answer for every cjtiestion, a cpiestion for every answer . . . aversion to early morning liotirs . . . avid bridge player . . . :P 30 snack breaks . . . ready to do her part and a little bit more . . . sympathetic confidante . . . sense and sensibility . . . .Mary .Ann. Athletic Association 2.3,4; Corte Castellana 1.2: Family Life Club 3.4: Glee Club 3,4: IRC 2.3.4; XFCCS; Sodality 1 ,4 (Probate); Springfield Undergraduate Club 1,2, 3,4. 127 LOIS MARILYN SALOME Millville, Massachusetts English Dvnaniic su|)porter ol OLF, . . . putting Millville I’.S.A. on our maps . . . endless contributions to the Class ol ’59 . . . F ' lmscript ' s mentor in Junior 5 ' ear . . . sceptical appraisement ol an editorial . . . wielding that blue pencil with a firm hand . . . reliable . . . mastering the unexpected with inborn good sense . . . enviable energy . . . boundless enthusiasm . . . Lois. At)ileti( Associntion 1,2,3,-i: (Uncle Fruncais l,2.3,t; Class Treasurer 3; Elmata I; Ehnscripl 3 (Cas-Kd.); Ens lisli Club 4; ECCS: Sodality 1.2. 3.4; Student Covernment 4; Verdeoro 1: Worcester Undergraduate Club 1,2,3,!. THERESA EUGENIE SATKOWSKI South Hadlev Falls, Massachusetts Spanish Dark-haired sehoriia ... a wealth ol wisdom and under- standing behind sjrarkling brown eyes . . . solt-spoken and sincere ... a (heerlul " Hi " echoing with her footsteps . . . seldom ruffled composure . . . serious discussions, spirited debates, or a lunny joke to tell . . . perfect posture wearing every lashion well . . . jaunting along the rocky road to knowledge u ith dignity and grace . . . ' Ferry. Athletic Association 1, 2, 3, 4; Corte C.astellana 1, 2, 3. 4: Family Fife Club 3: Holyoke Undergiadiiate Club 1.2. 3. 4; XFC.CS: Sodality 1: I ' erdeoio 1. 2.3.4. 128 PATRICIA AXN SCIBELLI Longmeado%v, M assachusetts Mathematics Dark, flashing eyes mirror a sliiiiing intellect . . . im- peccably groomed . . . prim yet pleasant . . . efficient secre- tarv . . . artistic inclinations . . . laithful, dependable . . . firm and strong willed . . . caiitioiis, considerate, confident . . . mature in her judgments . . . polished in speech, manner and appearance . . . our ties chic mathematician . . . Pat. XFCCS; Sodality 1,2; Springfield Undergraduate Club 1, 2. 3.1. JANE MABEL SHEA Millburv, Massachusetts History Statuescjue . . . molded straight and strong as tlie philos- ophy of life she purports ... a uill of iron coupled u ' ith the endurance of tempered steel . . . capable commaiuier of the A. ship . . . Hey Mabel!, top guard on the 59er zone defense and faithful Compline regular . . . somlier eyes liespeak inner depths known only to a chosen few . . . fanie. Athletic Association 1 ,2.3, -f (I’): IKC 2,3.1; Liturgy 3; Monsignor Doyle Science Club 1; XFCCS; Sodality 1; Student Government 1,3,1; ll ' o)- cester Undergraduate Club 1,2.3. 129 .MARY ELLEN SHEA Dalton, Massachusetts Sociology C ortee and paperljac ks . . . lla e you read pint-si ed, with an extraordinai v air ol autlioritv . . . solemn seriousness disrupted hv aii inijiisii grin . . . dinner-table dis- sertations on etonomics . . . greasing tlie wheels ol learning with midinght oil . . . the peilect retort lot attettations . . . } ast master ol the ai t ol nan at ion, weekend ariety . . . dis- anning charm . . . Mamie. .Illilt’lu Asux idliott 1,2: Hrrksliiir I ' tnlrisir KliioU ' Club l,2,S,l: Hln.u ' d Minim d ‘ I’orrcs Soiiolo!i Club 2.3,1; CCD 2,3,1 (S); I.hurgy 3: SI- CCS: Sudiillly I. PATRICIA ANN SHEA Vorcester, Massachusetts B iology—Chem istry Quiet com entiation inten iipteci only by a thought- pro okitig cjuestion . . . cocal hannonv pleasing all . . . ablv combining scientific abilities aticl edncatice ambitions . . . placing her confidence in Otn Lady ' s decisions . . . diets galore . . . guided by a sense ol otcler . . . first place reliti- cjuished to her studies ... a time lot work and a time lor play . . . garlied in the c loak ol integrity . . . I’attv. Athhdic . Is.soi iiilion 1.2. 3.1: (AID 1: Cl(i. . Tri-nsurer 2: Finnily Club 2: (Are Club 3.1: M on.sigmir Doyle Scieuie Club 2.1: Sl ' CCS: Sodiilily 1.2. 3.1: llouc ' ctn L ' ndergiaduiile Club 1.2,3. 1. 130 ANN MARIE SMITH South Hadlev Falls. Massachusetts Etiglish Blucjtiint ()l leniininity . . . compassion personified, en- dearing lier to all wlto cross her patlt . . . gentility . . . pmutilions eticpiette . . . loveliness iraniecl in an aura ol grace . . . sup|)le mo ements connoting inner spirituality . . . an ac complished ecpiestrian . . . c harmed by the getitleness ol animals, especially poodles , , , culinary ability occasu ' cning contented smiles , , , best termed, a lady , , , Ann, .tlhlrli( .Issoa iliori I; Corte Castelhiriii 1,2, 3,1: Holyoke Utulergradutilr Club: XFCCS: Sudulily 1; Tourmaline 3, EILEEN CLAIRE SOHAY Indian Orchard. Massachusetts History Laughing green eyes betraying a lim-loving nature . . . a c|uick grin capturing hearts . . . always game tor something differetit , , . independent spirit , . . posse.ssing a philosophical outlook oti life . . , experienced short-order coctk . . . neat and eflic ietit . , . an answer for any argument . , . prac ticality personified . . . tenac ity ol purpose sustained by an assiduous capacity lor hard work . . . Sohie. Athletic Association 1: IRC 2,3,1: SFCCS: Sodality 1: Slning ield Undergraduate Club 2,3,1; I’erdeoro 1,2, NANCY JEAN STROBELIiERGER Springfield, Massachusetts History Uiistling day liop seen Hying tlnougli OLF. Iialls . . . (apti ating comersationalist, brightening routine witli Hashes ol Innnoi . . . nieniorahle Soph Sliow M(i . . . V ' erdeoro worker . . . injet ting stage loles with natural animation ... a lieart matt liing her generous smile . . . dull moments vanish at her arrisal . . . ntiprcdit table as the little gray ear she drives . . . .Xante. lilessed Marlin tie Forres Sociology Club 2: Clee Club I; IRC 2; Sl ' CCS; Sotlalilx 1.2.S: Slirlrigfielil Unilei grailuiile Club 1.2. 3,1; Ver- tieoro 1,2.3. JOAN TERESA SULLIVAN Holyoke, Massachusetts Sociology Chat tiling paradox til oltl-lashionetl heart and modern taste . . . artistit mind emhiating iiinsie and art . . . deftly tvielded scissors prodtiting " ttiiHities a la Snlli an " . . . tasteltil waitlrohe worn with a Hair . . . solt t)ice airing definite opinions . . . genteel jioise tout hed by an Irish wand . . . a hit ol the lepi et hann in her heart . . . |oc-. nn. . Ilhlelii Assot iahon 1,2.3. 1: lilesseil Marlin tie Forres Sociology Club 2,3,1; CCD 1; Ctirle Ctislrllanti 1.2; Family File Club 3.1; dee Club 3,1; Jlttlyolte Untlergrtitluale Club 1,2, 3,1; XFCCS: Sotltihly 1. 132 SHEILA HELEN SULLIVAN Monroe Bridge, Massachusetts Mathematics Consdenticnis in a way tliat is sjjecifually New England . . . ne er so pleased as vlien doing something lor someone else . . . specialist in domestic attairs . . . gourmet ol the un- pronounceable entrees . . . lasorite ol Our Lady . . . devotion, unassumed and unassuming . . . t iistodian ol all manner ol dreams, always with a lirm grip on reality , . , an integral part ol the Berkshires . . . Sheila. Athletic Association 1.2,3: (.(D ■!: Family Life C.lub 3: I.iturgy 3.1; Monsigno) Doyle Science Chib 1,2,3, 1 : FCCS: Sodality 1.2. 3,1. ELIZABETH ANN SYL ESTER Hvannis, .Massachusetts Sociology Sweet and lovely . . . dainty and delightlid . . . Cape ( asualness . . . eiu banted by music — all i hythm and harmony . . . 1)1 ightside ' s little angel . . . sharing her love ol melodies with the tiny lolk . . . petite in siattire . . . great si e in energy and a(c()m]rlishments ... a song in her heart buisting lorth in a liltitig voice . . . l)etsey. Athletic Association 1.2 (.S): lilessi’il Mailin cle Poyye , Sociology C.lub 1 .2 (.S),3.1 ; ( ( I) 1: Ceicle I ' yanccu ' , I: ( ' dee Chib 1 .2 (,S),3 ( ' P)- 1 (!’)■ XFCCS; Sociality I; South Shoie I ' ncleygicicluatc l.hib 2.!. MARY THERESE TAL E 1)GE Springfield. Massacluisetis )’ iology—Chem is t ry Attractixe c onihinai ion ol (lassie leauires and stalely grace . . . poised and (onlident always . . . trying circnni- staiues reliexed by dry Innnor . . . leanings toward the sc ien- tific . . . e er willing to lend ;i helping hand . . . slow, win- ning smile . . . laithlul achocate ol the missions . . . deeds accomplished with a minimum ol Inss . . . c ompanionahle and tinstwoithy . . . moving c|nietly yet steadily throngh lite . . . Maty. Athtdit Assoi iolioti 1.2: ■ ' iniiilx Club 3: Wou.sionor Doyli- Sdnur (All!) 1.2. 3.1: XIAAd: Soilullly 1 . 1 (Probate): .V ontg ce c L ' ndergraduate Club 1.2.3. 1. SVL EA AXX TAYLOR Keene. Xew Hanip,shire English Casual hy choice— striking ol necessity . . . cpiite com- lortahle in the rarefied atmosphere oi lar-otit ja z . . . solt- hearted generosity . . . wide-awake proponent of late, late discussions . . . hniging hook shehes . . . poetry, prelerahly avant-garde . . . just lollow the .sound ol the tyjiewriter . . . .scorning snperfu ialities to prohe the depths . . . Svd. Atblflir Associahon 1,2: Hlrssed Mtniiu dr Pours Soriology Club 2.3: CCA) 2.3: PC. 1: . ( ' .CS: Sodulily 1: I ' oin iiutliur 3. 134 CONSTANCE JEAN TIERNEY Pittsfield, Massachusetts Sociology Our l)lond. Ifiue-eyed colleen lioiii the heart ol the lierk.shiies . . . soli-sp jken determination firmly rooted iit i eniility . . . keenly interested in social work . . . i acious and ersatile . . . last ol her clan at the Ehns . . . conscien- tioitsly seeitig e eiy c hore throuoh . . . time lor e ery tale of woe . . . diligetice c limaxed iti achie ement . . . tnirtiired by Out Lady ' s cate . . . Cotinie. Athlclii A s() iiiliou I: liftkshirc Ihidcrgrndudte (dub 1.2.3d; I ' dessed Marlin da Soiiolo y (dub 2.3: Family fdfr (dub 1; XFCCS: Sodality 1. ANNE MARIE TODARO liavside Hills, New York liiology—Chem istry ( aiety, c harm and grac ioustiess . . . ntisoph.isticated setphisticate . . . exuberance blended with whimsicality . . . lady of matiy talents . . . lascinatitig us with the magic ol her artistic hands . . . perspecti e and perspicacity . . . luture scientist . . . biological teniis and dissecting kit . . . con- sistently denyitig she talks like a New Yorker . . . expressice eyes, pocjls of faith atid understatiding . . . Idtdy. Athletic Association 1,2.3, 1 : Ehnala 1 (.Art Eel): Ehnscrij)! 3: Eamilv Life Club 3; Eiluray 3; M onsiirnor Doyle Science Club 1,2. 3,1 ( E); XFCCS: X.y. M elrojiolitan Undergraduate (dub -1; Sodality 1: Tour- maline 2,3; Verdeoro 1,2. 3.1. 135 JOAN MARIE TONSKI Norwich. Connecticut Sociology Quiet assuraiu e u itliout a trace ol conceit . . . cleruiitely an inclic idual . . . no leniency lor second-hand opinicjns . . . earnestly (|nestioning the too pat statement . . . little girl enthusiasm . . . bright as a Iresh-minted penny . . . enjoying the best things in liie . . . gentle lunnoi and captivating honesty ... a delightlnl blending ol sophisticate and in- genue without being either . . . Joan. Blessed Martin de Panes Sociology Club -t; Connecticut Undergraduate Club 2 (S).3 ( ' l ). 1 (!’): Clee Club 2,3: XPCCS: I erdeoro 2. NANCY CAROL TOWNE V ' est Springfield, Massachusetts Ettglish Competent leader ol the Spiingfield Ibidcrgradnate Club . . . deeply sensitice . . . bine eyes welcoming and nnder- standing all . . . generonsly sacrificing time and energy . . . high ideals set in steiling irtne . . . silvery, soft, soothing voic e . . . knowing when to speak and what to .say . . . jrossess- ing the integrity to speak the truth . . . Nancy. C.orle Castellana 1.2: English Club 1: Eatnily Life Club 2: XECCS; Sodality 1.2. 3.1: Sjsringfield Undergraduate Club 1 .2,3 (T),l (P): Per- deoro 1,2,3. 136 MARY CAROL URSO Hartford, Connecticut English Vim, vigor, vivacity . . . 59 ' s memorable thespian . . . cautiously investigating life . . . refreshing stability . . . eager to express her ideas . . . sophisticated charm . . . ever-chang- ing coiffures . . . conscientious, dependable, yet adventurous . . . devotee of our culture . . . time for a spirited debate on any topic . . . self-sufficiency and a dri ing ambition portend- ing success . . . M.C. Connecticut Undergraduate Club 2.3,4; Corte Castellana 2,3; English Club 4; Glee Club ' ' 2. A XFCCS: Verdeoro 2,3,4 (S). JAMS ANN WISE Springfield, Massachusetts English Our Shakespearean sports digest . . . bright blue eyes searching for the right road vith high standards . . . roguish giggle umeiling her easy-going nature . . . sodality’s com- petent hnancier . . . patient listener . . . on-the-spot journalist ... a friendly grin for everyone . . . practicality and casual- ness her motto . . . so proud to be an Elmite . . . Janis. Athletic Association 1,2, 3, 4; Blessed Martin de Panes Sociology Club 2; CCD 3,4; Cercle Francais 1; Class Vice-President 3; Fhnata 4; Elmscript 2.3 (Bus. Mgr.); English Club 4; Family Life Club 2; Liturgy 3; XFCCS; Sodality l,2,3,4(T); Springfield Undergraduate Club 1,2, 3, 4; Student Government 3; Verdeoro 4. 137 LEATRICE CAROLE WYNE RLTH ANNE ZECCHI West Springfield. Massachusetts Chemistry ( ' ani|)iis ( aiiipaigiicT eager to lorward ()I,K . . . ah ' s versatile lyi ist . . . zealous worker lot Student (.oveitnnent . . . allinity lor uiatteis Deittsc li laiulic . . . smoker devotee titul wehotue lout tit at any bridge table . . . sc ience ' s loval disc iple . . . bonest entbusiasm . . . ti;uur;il and uuallec ted . . . title |rossessor ol ' sjritii and a bean ' . . . Ruth. .Ilhlrli( A o( Kuion l,2.;bl: Em lisli Club 1: ■ ' (iDiily Lijr Club 2: ECCS: Mou i; nm l)o lr Snume Club 1 ,2.S ( I ' ). l : S(ubililx 1. 2. 3.1; Sj iiu»licl l V udc) ‘ uuluutc Club 1 .2 (S),3 ( ' l’). I : Student Goveinuient 1,3.1 ( ’l‘): ICideoro 3,1, M tilbury, Massachusetts Soc o ogv Soft brown eyes smiling at the world . . . dancing feet, dancing heart . . . zeal and zest . . . efficient organizer . . . ]Kirsuing the most tedious task with diligence and fortitude . . . with needle and thread on a designer’s holiday . . . coftee breaks and coni using games ol firidge . . consc ientious and considerate ... as sunny and gay as her name . . . Bonnie. Athletic Associatiim 1,2,3: Blessed Miniin de Pones Sociology Club 2.3.1: C(A) 2,3( ' l’). t (I’): Cercle Pramais 2: Liturgy 1: XFCCS: Sodality 1: I’erdeoro 1,2; Worcester Undergraduate Club 1,2, 3,1. 138 JOANNE FRANCES Zl ORSKI Pittsfield, Massachusetts H istory A spirit of perse eiaiKe liidden heliind a troubled ex- terior . . . admiralrle sinijtlit ity . . . synipathetit ity nature . . . perpetual iiKrtion . . . an at t omplislied etpiestrian . . . apt exponent ot all that pertains to the Berkshires . . . eolleetor of liistorital data . . . childlike demesne ... a striking fashion .sen.se . . . seeming none halance embodying reflet ti e attitudes on lite . . . Zuski. Athletic Association 1 , 2 : lierkshire Vnden radnate Club 1 . 2 . 3 . 1 : IRC 2 , 3 . 1 : XFCCS; Sodality 1 . SI ' ECIAL GRAnilATES-1959 SISTER AGNES JOHN SISTER ALBERTA ANN SISTER DAVID ROBERT SISTER JOHN MARGARET SISTER JOSEPH CHARLES SISTER MARY PAUL SISTER MARY RAYMOND SISTER THERESE MARIE Remeniberiiiii . . . o A loxiely being, scarcely formed or molded, A bud with all its sweetest leaves yet folded. —LORD BYRON Such was each one ot us, the Class of 1959, as we entered the portals of COLE in September, 1955, . . . a tiny bud, “scarcely formed or molded . . . with all its sweetest leaves yet folded.” Our welcome was a strange one, with strict orders betraying laughing “Ranger” hearts, until on Elms Night, the smiles shone through as we received otir beanies. .And like the still-embryonic rose clinging to the earth to develop its roots, we clung to our new friends, our Junior sisters, and struggled uncertainly in our first college classes, through mid-year exams and the many new adjust- ments to college life. .As if grasping the soil for strength, we found our nourishment and inspiration in sodality reception and our first real retreat. Sunshine for growth was supplied by the Junior Prom, step sings, dorm Christ- mas parties, plays, and concerts. We were thus nurtured by our Alma Mater, and soon our first stage of growth was over. In September, 1956, braving the foreign elements, as the rose withstands the snows and blasts of winter, we SPORTING THE GYM-SUIT green are Frosh Year team captains (first row) Jean Dris- coll, Kathy Fenton, Barbara Letourneau, Janis Wise, (second row) Jane Shea, Patty Dowd, Ruth Zecchi, and Moe Enright. OUR FIRST CHRISTMAS at COLE found every heart proud of being collegiate. wished our green and gold Tourmalines on our trembling fingers and wished themselves into our hearts forever. I ' hat year we took a trip to the sunny southern world of Tara, where roses abound, aiul there found “Our Own True Love” in our Junior Prom. ■September, 1958, saw the bud, now a comely flower, mature ami stiong, but pricked by its first real thorn, the striking realization of the fleeting march of time. On Cap and Gown Sunday, we donned our black aca- demic robes, symbols of achievement and full growth. And then we started our series of “lasts,” our last classes, long week-ends, weekly assemblies, our last retreat, the Prom, Mary’s Day, and finally, the Senior Ball. The well- worn routine was tempered with an increasing awareness of the cidmination of the rose’s life— the culmination and yet the beginning. FIFTY-NINER CONTRIBUTION to the Commencement step-sing competition is always loud if not the epitome of euphony. secretly gatheicd our still limited strength in preparation for the Soph Show. The warm rays of autumn’s Indian Summer shone on that night when we leauied that ” riiere’s No Business Like Show Business,” and we proiully slipped into our white jackets to sing our class song for the first time. sudden drought, however, fell u|jou the young rose of 1959 with our iutroduction to jjhilosophy, but a cool pleasing rainfall eventually sohetl most of our philosophical problems. Basking in the soothing summer sunlight of Parents Day, joint Glee Club concerts, our first March Gras, the Fashicrn Show, and the Spring Formal, we moved rapidly onward and discovered that the delicate blosscjin was about to unfold. By Septendter, 1957, we had strength enough to sup- port other huds, our little Freshman sisters, of whom we were tcj become so fond. Proudly, they lovingly heYiewiiijJ . . . he i II o AS JUNIORS we carry the traditional daisy choin; our last commencement as underclassmen. " THERE ' S NO BUSINESS Like Show Business! " Victory smiles testify to the success of our Soph Show as ' 59ers take their curtain call. The unity achieved proved to be a lasting spirit. UNDERCLASSES form an honor guard for Seniors wearing the block and white of seniority for the first time on Cap and Gown Sunday. And now, today, at these Class Day exercises, our ma- turity is almost complete. The rose, full grown in glori- ous beauty, is ready to be plucked from its native soil and transplanted to foreign soils, where it will adoin a new place, lending to it happiness, beaut , and joy. I ' he tinv bud has now become a lo ely being, formed and molded, a rose, with all its sweetest leaves unfolded. I ' he rose may die but it will still remain in the memories of all who saw it because of the new roses that will seed from it. May its fragrance reach out and permeate every corner with the rich perfume of its Catholic doctrine, its Catholic li ing, and its Catholic example. Lois M. S.vlome Class Historian X OUR FAVORITE Junior Prom finds Eileen Moriarty, Louise Gles- mann, and Eileen O ' Brien in the foyer of the beautiful southern plantation, Tara. THE CLASS OF ' 59 -First row: Joanne Darcy, Jane Shea, Helen Partyka, Janet Bourdeau, Eileen Murphy, Florence Nadolski, Judith Kennedy, Patricia Flaherty, Natalie Mackie, Janis Wise, Sally MocNeil, Barbara Bocchiocchi, Judith O ' Connell, Eileen Moriarty, ond Eileen Mahoney. Second row.- Patricia Scibelli, Barbara Letourneau, Carol Allaire, Anne Todoro, Marguerite Mulvey, Christine Lavallee, Mary Brown, Mary Talmadge, Mary Derengowski, Carol Kidney, Ann Smith, Ellen O ' Brien, Potricio Ryon, Sheila Sullivan, Lois Solome, and Elizabeth Gallagher. Third row: Sandra Fitzger ald, Jacqueline Albano, Maureen Enright, Joan Sullivan, Mary Esther Fahey, Martha Joseph, Pauline Houle, Barbara Kurpaska, Eileen Sohoy, Nancy Strobleberger, Mary O ' Brien, Jean Driscoll, Ruth Zecchi, Joon Di Nardo, and Kathleen Fenton. A Parable Knowledge is a hill, Deceptively green ond fresh To us, singing-sure travelers. Who began the ascent of its rolled-in-sun slopes One day when the world sang xvith us. The day greia older— the road ran steeper. .1 wind blew the brightness out of the air. We fixed our eyes on the real firm ground Until we readied it. Our iioices were muffled in the silence there. Far abox ' e us there towered in stark gray austerity .-1 mountain that held in its presence the c hallenge— .1 tortuous climb into perilous loneliness. .ind as we looked upward with question-filled eyes .-It the mist-shrouded summit, the veiling urns fmrted, .ind we glimpsed fora moment the cold light of truth. Mary A. Derkncjow.ski 144 4 t ft fr-ft ftjft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ;; ftjlftftftftftftftftftfi jKf ft ft. ft, ft ft ft ft ‘ft ‘ ft ft ft ft ft ‘ ■ • • ■. ■ n n i‘ i V f ft V ti Firs row; Dorothy Crowley, Diane Colabro, Estelle Goillet, Patricio Shea, Marguerite Allen, Anne Kelley, Elizabeth McDermott, Irene Rosenbeck, Patricia Leonard, Mary Ann Solmen, Bonnie Wyne, Florence Donoghue, Margaret Cavanaugh, Rita Charlesbois, and Tereso Macrl. Second row; Carol Celetti, Elizabeth Sylvester, Barbara Leggit, Nancy Towne, Maureen Foley, Louise Glesmann, Theresa Satkowski, Helen Dillon, Patricia Dowd, Mary Lou Batchelder, Ann Ruane, Jean Lemay, Rosanne Lappin, Joon Tonski, and Joanne Zuorski. Third row: Elizabeth Fitzgerald, Anna Frigo, Genevieve Mosterson, Beverly Alexander, Dorothy Brosnan, Jo net Rogan, Nancy Madden, Elizabeth Elwood, Helene Meagher, Elizabeth Garrity, Mary Pat Hogan, Marlene Mullin, Poula Murray, Sheila Nesbit, and Constance Tierney. A Senior ' s Pniver God Speaks: “Xou ' then, children, go to school. -■ind you men, go to the school of life. Go and leain Hole to unlearn.” ‘‘Innocence and Experience " Chari.ks I’kguv Ves God. As a child I have read from the books of thildren; as a woman I shall read from the book of life. Let not the things that I shall learn cloud my child’s eyes. Often knowledge makes choice so infiniteh difficidt. Let me learn what I must and spurn what 1 should, l.et me live life so that after death with clear mind and heart I may go to Thee. Mv God, I would unlearn a world to learn eternity. Je.an Ann Driscoll ALBERTINE, GAIL B. 21 Clinton St., Ware AUSTIN, ELIZABETH R. 61 1 Front St., Chicopee BALCERZEWSKI, FRANCES A. 638 Southampton St., Westfield BARRY, CAROL A. 125 Fiske St., Waterbury, Conn. BELSITO, ELIZABETH C. 45 Forbes St., Worcester BORSARI, PAULINE M. 225 Earle St., New Bedford BOYNTON, ELEANOR M. 22 Plymouth Ave., Florence BOZEK, PATRICIA A. 19 Underwood St., Springfield 4 BRODERICK, BARBARA A. 127 Strong Ave., Pittsfield BRODEUR, CAROL A. 46 Dresser Ave., Chicopee BROWN, MAUREEN R. 22 Birnie Ave., Springfield 7 BURNS, MARY A. 288 Parker St., Gardner BURROWS, CLARE F. 212 Lincoln St., Worcester CABANA, PATRICIA L. 465 Allen St., Springfield 8 CASEY, BARBARA J. 142 Gale Ave., Pittsfield CHAMBERS, JEAN W. 1760 West St., R 1, Mansfield CHICOINE, MARIE A. L. 1075 Granby Rd., Chicopee Falls CIANCI, LINDA J. 150 Barbour Rd., New Britain, Conn. CIEPLINSKI, IRENE B. 210 Maple St., E. Longmeodow CISZEK, BARBARA A. 269 Fairvlew St., Chicopee CONDE, CELINA R. 465 Windsor St., Ludlow COPPOLA, JUDITH L. 42 Pleasant St., Milford DEJNAK, JEAN F. 133 Wisdom Way, Greenfield Di MARIA, CARMELINA T. 27 Lafayette St., Thompsonville, Conn. Di SCIULLO, DONNA M. 42 Tremont St., Brighton DONOHUE, MARGARET F. 1 13 Merrifield St., Worcester DONOVAN, MARY L. 250 Chestnut St., E. Longmeodow DOYLE, ANITA F. 54 Middle St., Florence DOYLE, MARY P. 679 Westhampton St., Northampton DUMAS, HENRIETTE Palmer Rd., Ware DWYER, ELIZABETH A. 126 Howard St., Pittsfield DWYER, MARGARET M. 776 North St., Pittsfield DYER, PATRICIA A. 64 ' 2 High St., Greenfield mss OF 1962 EICHORN, MARY J. 39 Crandall St., Adams FAHEY, MARGARET A. 25 Franklin St.. Thompsonville, Conn. FARRELL, ANN M. 89 Embassy Rd., Springfield 9 FERRERO, JULIA R. 94 Shaker Rd., E. Longmeadow FIORENTINO, MARJORIE C. 105 Malden St., Springfield 8 FITZGERALD, JOAN T. 333 Notfingham St., Springfield 4 FONTEYN, MARY 8. The Knolls, Williamstown FORD, ROSALIE J. 15 Central Park Drive, Holyoke GRIFFIN, MARY LOU 70 Longwood Ave., Holyoke HART, REGINA E. Strong St., Amherst HOLFELDER HELENE M. 1247 East 29th St., Brooklyn, N. Y. HURLEY, SHEILA A. 3708 91st St., Jackson Hts., N. Y. JOHNSON, MARY ELLEN 51 Colonial Ave., Springfield 9 KELLY, PAULINE M. 74 Cottage St., Great Barrington KING, MARY E. 22 Spring St., Pittsfield La FERRIERE, DOROTHY JEAN G. 51 1 Grattan St., Chicopee Falls LAMBERT, JUDITH A. 121 Wilbraham Rd., Springfield LAURENCO, FILOMENA V. 465 Winsor St., Ludlow LAVELLE, JUDITH A. 60 Pennsylvanio Ave., Willimansett LAWSON, EILEEN M. 89 Gallup St., North Adams LIUCCI, MARY L. 426 Carew St., Springfield 4 LYNCH, LOIS C. 51 Westminster St., Springfield 9 McCOOL, MAUREEN E. 5 Ferry Hill Rd., Granby McLaughlin, marie c. 34 Garden St., Pittsfield MARCEAU, JUDITH A. 20 Cherry St., Holyoke MEAGHER, ANNE M. Elm St., Stockbridge MEUNIER, LORRAINE E. 27 Royal St., Fairview MILLETTE, CAROL A. East Rd., Adams MOLLOY, ALICE P. 9 Montana St., North Adams MONAGHAN, ANNE F. 7 Los Angeles St., So. Hadley Falls MOQUIN, PRISCILLA L. 17 Columbus Ave., Holyoke MORELLI, LOIS A. 32 Munro St., Manchester, Conn. MORIARTY, MAUREEN C. 59 Wilbraham Rd., Hampden MORRISSEY, JANE F. 81 Court St., Westfield MURPHY, CAROLYN A. 3335 Boston Rd., N. Wilbraham O ' CONNOR, EVADINE K. 124 Stelling Ave., Maywood, N. J. O ' DONNELL, NANCY E. 760 Chestnut St., Springfield 7 O ' FLYNN, EILEEN G. 270 Berkshire Ave., Springfield 9 O ' HARA, PATRICIA A. 952 East 29th St., Brooklyn, N. Y. O ' REILLY, CECILE M. 16 Terryville Ave., Bristol, Conn. O ' SHAUGHNESSY, ANN M. 67 Euclid Ave., Springfield 8 PERRAULT, LILLIAN M. 5 Nash St., Willimansett PETROPULOS, CATHERINE A. 98 Corinth St., North Adams PLANTE, VERONIQUE A. 57 Beacon St., North Adams POUECH, JEANNE T. Lakeside La, Bolton Lake, Bolton, Conn. POWERS, MARY B. 59 Janet St., West Springfield QUIRK, ROBERTA N. 67 Main St., Williamstown RAUCCI, MARIE S. 40 Magnolia Ave., Bristol, Conn. REILLY, MARY E. 31 Sherrill Ave., Pittsfield RILEY, JOANNE M. 6 Jomes St., Holyoke RUCKI, MARTHA E. 88 Gilbert Ave., Chicopee RUSH, MARGARET H. 74 East Housatonic St., Pittsfield SCOTT, MAUREEN F. 62 Dosoris Lane, Glen Cove, Long Is., N. Y. SLATTERY, JANE M. DuBois Ave., Alpine, N. J. SMITH, AGNES M. 52 Granville Ave., Worcester SMITH, NANCY E. 2 Coronado St., Jamestown, R. I. STROINEY, CAROL A. Crescent Lake Drive, Hazardville, Conn. SULLIVAN, ELLEN M. 9 Colrain St., Greenfield SWEENEY, BETTYANNE 136 Naubuc Ave., Eost Hartford, Conn. TALBOT, JOAN M. 46 Chevy Chose Rd., Worcester THOMAS, JANE A. 75 Garden St., West Springfield THOMPSON, PATRICIA G. 472 Front St., Chicopee THORNE, BEVERLY A. Cascade Rd., Old Orchord Beach, Maine WHITE, PATRICIA M. 73 Maynard St., Springfield 9 WILLIAMS, MARY T. 222 Plumtree Rd., Springfield 8 146 ABBIUSO, AUDREY A. 24 Winter St., Milford ARCHEY, GLADYS M. 42 Kensington Ave., Pittsfield ASHE, ELIZABETH A. 33 Elms St., Dalton BABINEAU, PATRICIA J. Memorial St., Deerfield BASILE, NATALIE A. 222 South St., Northampton BELL. SUSAN M. 42 Graves Ave., Northampton BERGERON, ANITA M. 6 Lapierre Ave., Southbridge BINETTE, JULIETTE E. Form St., Blackstone BONNEVILLE, GLORIA A. 15 Montrose St., Springfield BORDEN, BRENDA A. 125 Navy Walk, Brooklyn, N. Y. BORYSEWICK, NANCY L. 3 High St., Florence BOUDREAU, PATRICIA A. 591 East Main St., Chicopee Falls BRISSON, ELIZABETH A. 1 Sonoma Place, Holyoke BROWN, ANNE M. 281 Lexington St,, Springfield 4 BROWN, JAYNE H. 48 Ivy St., Newark, N. J. BRUNET, MARILYN A. 51 Avon Place, Springfield 5 BUSHIKA, CLAIRE L. State Rd., Cheshire BUTLER, REBECCA C. 2455 S. Monroe St., Arlington 6, Va. CALLAHAN, MARGARET E. 1 15 Boy Rd., Hodley CAMERON, MARY J. 32 West Alvord St., Springfield 8 CAMPBELL, JANE E. 250 Washington Ave., Clifton, N. J. CHAPDELAINE, THERESE J. 154 Pondview Drive, Springfield 8 COLEMAN, JOAN M. 55 Bonnyview St., Springfield 9 COLLINS, EILEEN M. 23 Algonquin Place, Springfield 4 CON NORS, CLARE F. Mechanic St., Bellingham CROUGHWELL, JACQUELINE M. 124 Crane Ave., Dalton CROWLEY, GRACE G. 57 Circle St., Forestville, Conn. CUMMINGS, PATRICIA M. 20 Orchard Terrace, North Adams CUNNINGHAM, MARY K. 50 Pine St., Pittsfield CYR, ANDREA J. 100 Prospect St., Manchester, Conn. DELANEY, JOAN F. 70 Uxbridge St., Worcester CUSS OF 1961 DONOVAN, JOANNE F. 51 Dexter St., Springfield DOUVIUE, JOYCE A. 50 Whitman St., Willimansett DOWD, GERTRUDE E. 1 1 1 Manchester Terrace, Springfield 8 DUNN, MARY L. 147 Storer Ave., New Rochelle, N. Y. DUPUIS, MARY F. 80 Grove St., Milford DWYER, KATHLEEN M. 16 Bayonne St., Springfield 5 FENTON, MARY F. 50 Hitchcock St., Holyoke FITZGERALD, MARGARET E. 81 Bancroft Rd., Melrose FITZGERALD, MARY T. 162 Rosewell Ave., Springfield 9 FLASINSKl, ANNA J. 71 Kolish Ave., Thompsonville, Conn. FRADET, PATRICIA M. 48 Magnolia Terrace, Springfield 8 FRULLA, MARLENE L. 64 Columbia St., Lee FUREY, MARY ANN 32 Frew Terrace, Thompsonville, Conn. GLEASON, ELVA M. 42 Abbot St., Pittsfield GOSSELIN, JULIE A. 61 Mople St., Chicopee Foils GUILMET, DIANE M. 532 Rindge Rd., Fitchburg HAMMOND, MARY E. 96 Cononicus St., Foil River HARRIS, LIB8IE A. 6-1 Boy View St., Galveston, Texos HINKELL, MARY E. 932 South Church St., North Adorns HOUGHTON, BARBARA M. 595 School St., Webster HUOT, MARIE A. Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach, Maine JOYCE, CECILIA E. 56 Cunningham St., Springfield KELLY, MARY A. 60 Allyn St., Holyoke LoFERRIERE, MILDRED M. 511 Grattan St., Chicopee Falls LAVELLE, ANNE F. 75 Center St., Holyoke LINCOLN, TERESA B. 1 1 Hill St., Thorndike LORD, CLAIRE J. 633 Richelieu Rd., St. Jeon, P.Q. LYNCH, MARY ELLEN 205 Northampton Ave., Springfield MAGEE, ELIZABETH A. Holtshire Rd., Oronge MAHONEY, KATHLEEN M. 633 Chestnut St., Sprngfield 7 MARIEB, JOYCE M. 9 Moorelond St., Feeding Hills MENIN, LIVIA 2 Melrose Ave., Pittsfield MILLIN, DONNA M. Church St., Boylston MORGAN, ANNE C. 1678 Northampton St., Holyoke MORRISSEY, DORA M. 328 Onoto St., Pittsfield MUSANTE, SUSAN J. 1 1 44 W. Hampden St., Holyoke McCarthy, sheila e. 43 Ruskin St., Springfield 8 McCORMICK, SALLY A. 31 Homecrest St., Longmeadow McDonald, maureen c. 33 Clark St., Holyoke McLaughlin, joan e. Mendon Rd., Cumberland Hill, R. I. McLEAN, MARGARET J. 29 View St., Holyoke McMAHON, JOAN M. 26 Thompson St., E. Longmeadow PERRY, PATRICIA L. 7 Beauvlew Terrace, W. Springfield PHELAN, MARILYN C. 245 Norfolk St., Springfield 9 PRAETZ, MARY G. 233 Gillette Ave., Springfield 8 READY, SYLVIA A . 268 Dwight St. Ext., Springfield 5 REAGAN, MARY C. 146 Avon St., Malden SCORDATO, SARAH M. 4 Parkway East, Mt. Vernon, N. Y. SESIA, ELLEN A. 1 80 Prescott St., Clinton SHAW, SANDRA L. 196 Valley Rd., Middletown, R. I. SINKOWSKI, MARY L. 1 7 Castle St., Ware SMITH, JACQUELINE M. 80 Peekskill Ave., Springfield 9 SMITH, ROZANNE L. 68 Jackson Parkway, Holyoke STEFANIK, STEPHANIE M. 252 South St., Holyoke TOOMEY, ALICE E. 21 Lincoln St., Webster TOPOR, JOAN C. 1 15 Hillside Ave., West Springfield VILLARES, SONIA I. 2 Vizcarrondo St., Caguos, Puerto Rica WELDON, KATHLEEN G. 41 Forest Ave., Springfield 8 WORTHLEY, KATHLEEN A. E. Paris Ave., Charlestown, N. H. WYNN, MARY I. 14 Herman St., Springfield 8 YERICK, MARGARET K. 102 Laurel Ave., Larchmont, N. Y. ZDON, JEAN M. 1 14 Rimmon Ave,, Chicopee WALKER, ANNE 233 West Park St., Lee 147 I I AMBROSE. MAUREEN C. 398 Sumner Ave., Springfield ANDERSON, ELIZABETH J. 55 Forbes Ave., Northampton ARCHEY, REGINA L. 42 Kensington Ave., Pittsfield ATKINSON, JEANNE M. 25 Medford St., Chicopee Falls BERCURY, MAUREEN F. 134 Howard St., Pittsfield BLOUIN. SYLVIA A. 192 Davis St., Springfield BOGACZ, MILDRED S. 75 Pleasant St., Three Rivers BRENNAN, MARY A. 185 North Elm St., Northampton BRODERICK, ROSEMARY T. 564 Appleton St., Holyoke CALABRESE, MARY I. 161 East Lake St., Winsted, Conn. CARROLL, EILEEN M. 30 Wolcott St., Springfield CARROLL, MARYLOU 109 Colony Rd., Longmeadow CAVALLINI, DIANE S. 178 Leopold St., Springfield CEBULA, LORRAINE A. 34 Wentworth St., Chicopee CHRISCOLA, JOYCE M. 1 185 Suffield St., Agawam COFFEY, DOROTHY A. 102 Beacon Ave., Holyoke COON, M. DEBORAH 138 Hubbard St., Ludlow CORCORAN, DOROTHY M. 67 McCabe Ave., Pawtucket, R. I. CROWLEY, JUDETH A. 185 Ashley Ave., West Springfield CULLEN, HELEN M. 283 Lexington St., Springfield DAURY, CAROL A. 24 Church St., Pittsfield Dl FONZO, JANET B. Volley Rd., South Borre DIZEK, ROSALIE 86 Maple St., Holyoke DRAGON, FRANCES L. 37V2 Central St., Southbridge DUGGAN, VIRGINIA M. 34 Hazen St., Springfield FERNANDEZ, SARAH H. Cristina No. 46. 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Rt. 1 9-Clarksburg, North Adams MURPHY, MARY E. 84 Eureka St., Worcester McCarthy, Barbara j. 35 Roberta Rd., Pittsfield McCarthy, mary e. 53 Gold St., Springfield McDonough, mary t. 56 Linden St., Holyoke McGovern, Constance m. 27 Alhambra Cir., Agawam McKENNA, CAROL K. 57 Hitchcock St., Holyoke McLaughlin, marguerite m. Conn. 34 Garden St., Pittsfield McQUAID, ANN E. 66 Beechwood Rd., Wellesley NEWMAN, DIANE M. 89 Worcester St., West Springfield O ' BRIEN, MARY A. 96 Church St., Lenox O ' CONNOR, CAROLYN M. 31 Webster St., Springfield O ' FLYNN, AUDREY L. 270 Berkshire Ave., Springfield OGONOWSKl, THERESA M. 34 Wildermere St., Chicopee Falls O ' KEEFE, MAUREEN M. 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JILL 310 Old Connecticut Poth, Framingham SHUMSKI, ROBERTA C. 75 Fairview Ave., Chicopee SOKOLSKY, ANN M. 30 Stevens St., Turners Falls STAGNARO, JUDITH A. 30 Moebeth St., Springfield STAMANT, ELIZABETH L. 1258 Westfield St., West Springfield SULLIVAN, KATHLEEN P. 903 Liberty St., Springfield SULLIVAN, MAUREEN T. 227 White St., Springfield SWORDS, KATHLEEN M. 1 1 84 W. Hampden St,, Holyoke TIERNEY, KAREN M. 1201 West St., Pittsfield TIEULI, CATHERINE A. 22 Spring St., Milford TOOMEY, MARGARET E. 21 Lincoln St., Webster TURNER, BARBARA M. Chapel St., Lee VALEGO, MARY 99 South St., Chicopee VINISKO, THERESA M. 21 Holland Ave., Westfield WRIGHT, MARCIA D. 448 Franklin St., Springfield YOUNG, MARGUERITE M. 20 Ellingston St., Longmeadow 148 ALBANO, JACQUELINE B. 408 Maple ftd., Longmeodow ALEXANDER, BEVERLY J. 17 Wedcombe Ave., Jamaica, W. I. ALLAIRE, CAROL A. 46 Mt. Tom Ave., Easthampton ALLEN, MARGUERITE A. 35 Edmund St., Chicopee Falls BATCHELDER, MARY LOUISE 14 Elmwood Ave., Dover, N. H. BACCHIOCCHI, Barbara A. 71 Penacook St., Springfield BOURDEAU, JANET L 63 Maple St., Chicopee Falls BROSNAN, DOROTHY A. 55 Abbington St., Worcester BROWN, MARY P. 53 Cass Ave., West Springfield CALABRO, DIANA T. 24 Sunbright Ave., Woterbury, Conn. CAVANAUGH, MARGARET R. 871 Carew St., Springfield CELETTI, CAROL A. 31 Boyer St., Springfield CHARLEBOIS, RITA A. 36 Oxford St., Pittsfield CICIO, GAIL T. 16 Monterey Dr., Cherry Valley CROWLEY, DOROTHY A. 57 Circle St., Forestville, Conn. DARCY, JOANNE M. 78 Pine St., Chicopee Falls DERENGOWSKI, MARY A. 18 West St., Adams DILLON, HELEN I. 46 Hancock Hill Dr., Worcester DiNARDO, JOAN F. Taft St., Mendon DONOGHUE, Florence E. 1 17 Merryfield St., Worcester DOWD, PATRICIA A. 536 Pleasant St., Holyoke DRISCOLL, JEAN A. 234 Grove St., Chicopee Falls ELWOOD, ELIZABETH M. 1 1 1 Central Ave., Dalton ENRIGHT, MAUREEN C. 567 Pleasant St., Holyoke FAHEY, MARY E. 25 Franklin St., Thompsonville, Conn. 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CHRISTINE Fuller Rd., Chicopee Falls LEGGin, BARBARA A. 288 Main St., Three Rivers LEMAY, JEAN A. 45 Forest Ave., Greenfield LEONARD, PATRICIA A. 717 Central Pkwy., Schenectady, N. Y. LETOURNEAU, BARBARA A. 34 South St., Wore MACKIE, NATALIE C. 172 Appleton Ave., Pittsfield MACRI, TERESA A. 29 Firglade Ave., Springfield MADDEN, NANCY T. 81 Hilltop Ave., Providence 8, R. 1. MAHONEY, EILEEN T. 25 Croyden Terr., Springfield MASTERSON, GENEVIEVE C. 947 Sumner Ave., Springfield MEAGHER, HELENE L. 44 Grace Terr., Pittsfield MORIARTY, EILEEN C. 807 High St., Holyoke MULLIN, MARLENE T. 885 Pleasant St., Rochdale MULVEY, MARGUERITE F. 39 Dawes St., Springfield MURPHY, EILEEN D. 151 Hampden St., Chicopee MURRAY, PAULA T. 37 Marietta St., North Adams MacNEIL, SALLY A. 134 Nonotuck St., Holyoke McDermott, Elizabeth r. 45 Wilton Ave., Pawtucket, R. I. 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WISE, JANIS A. 45 Bowdoin St., Springfield WYNE, LEATRICE C, West Main St., Millbury ZECCHI, RUTH A. 19 East School St., West Springfield ZUORSKI, JOANNE F. 231 Pomeroy Ave., Pittsfield 149 Full Page Ads have been generously contributed by: Our Alumnae Our Sophomore Sisters The Freshman Class The Junior Class Half Page Ads by: Sodality NFCCS Student Government Verdeoro Players Athletic Club Quarter Page Ads by: Berkshire Undergraduate Club Springfield Undergraduate Club Holyoke-Northampton Undergraduate Club Eighth Page Ads by: Connecticut Undergraduate Club Debating Club Worcester Undergraduate Club Glee Club CCD Club International Relations Club French Club Family Life Club Monsignor Doyle Science Club English Club Undergraduate Club New York-Metropolitan A WORD OF THANKS - to every hand that helped us produce the ELMATA 1959; especially to Sr. Ignatius Loyola, our faculty adviser; John C. 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