New Bedford Institute of Technology - Fabricator Yearbook (New Bedford, MA)

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- I ttii-.jli f t£lij J J ll U . -i :J I ( . r;;. ! iH;_ ' i;;); : . LD3773-0 ZP3 M ' .i : : : :::;t: - M YEAR BOOK OF THE NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE INSTITUTE NEW BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS PUBLISHED BY THE SENIOR CLASS ftoardof Zr us tees OFFICERS OF THE BOARD John A. Shea, President Frederick Rollinson, Vice-President Gustave LaMarche, Clerk TRUSTEES Ex-officio His Honor Arthur N. Harriman, Mayor of New Bedford Ex-officio John J. Desmond, Jr., Commissioner of Education Ex-officio W. Kenneth Burke, Superintendent of Schools, New Bedford TERM EXPIRES JUNE 30, 1949 Laurent Fauteux James J. Kennedy Raymond R. McEvoy William Richards John Vertente, Jr. TERM EXPIRES JUNE 30, 1950 William B. Ferguson Gustave LaMarche Edward L. Murphy, Jr. Walter H. Paige Frederick Rollinson TERM EXPIRES JUNE 30, 1951 E. Ferris Almada Joseph Dawson, Jr. Phillip Manchester Nils V. Nelson John A. Shea Administration GEORGE WALKER Dean MARY F. MAKIN Treasurer CECILA ZEITLER Senior Clerk LORETTA LA VOI E Junior Clerk Dedication As a manifestation of our gratitude for his intelligent, aggressive, and successful effort that this institution be allowed to grant de- grees; in appreciation of his sincerity as an instructor; with respect for his integrity as an individual; the class of 1949 is proud to dedicate this issue of the Fabricator to Mr. John E. Foster. Mis ' tort of the fiew Bedford Zextile Institute UNDER a special act of the Massachusetts Legislature, authorizing any city with 450,000 or more spindles to organize a corporation whose objective would be the establishment of a textile school, the New Bedford Textile School was founded in 1895. With funds appropriated by the City of New Bedford and the Commonwealth, the first building was erected and readied for the fall session of 1899. This enrollment consisted of 11 day and 183 evening students. The first graduation was held in 1900, as the course was then of only one year ' s duration. Within a short period this was extended to three years; this program prevailed up to the present ex- tension to four years. Due to a rapidly increasing enrollment and a constant improvement and expansion into related fields, new additions to the school were built in 1901, 1905, 1911, and 1923. These structures joined the original build- ing on the North, South, and West, and today house the Mechanical, Knitting, Chemistry, and Designing Departments, the Gymnasium, and sections of the Weaving and C. Y. P. Departments. The acquisition of new and diversified equipment down through the years has contributed to its recognition through- out the world as an excellent textile training center. It became a state institution in 1918. In 1940 a special course for girls was added to the curriculum; in addition, during the war, the school offered training in nutrition, food analysis, and machine shopp practice for girls. With the end of hostilities the school encountered record enrollments that have not as yet abated. In preparation for things to come, the name was changed from " school " to " institute " in January 1946. In May 1947, the trustees were given authority by the State Legislature to grant degrees in textile, chemical, and mechanical engineering. During the ensuing 18 months active plans were formulated, and in November 1948 the expanded curriculum was approved by the State Board of Collegiate Authority. The long awaited four year degree-granting courses of study became a reality. In the midst of this preparatory period, the institute celebrated its fiftieth anniversary in May 1948. The golden jubilee festivities were well attended by alumni from all parts of the country and the world. At present there are two bills before the State Legislature. These seek to appropriate land adjoining the Institute and funds for the construc- tion of a large new building to further supplement the classroom, machinery, and laboratory needs of this rapidly expanding educational institution. Appreciation For thirty-five years of conscientious and devoted service to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, this tribute is made to Miss Maud L. Clark upon her recent retirement as principal clerk and treasurer of the New Bedford Textile Institute. Although her activities did not involve direct contact with the students, her sincere interest and willing- ness to help when called upon were very much appreciated. May her well-deserved retirement be restful and rewarding. Message from the Governor I welcome the opportunity to extend the greetings of the Common- wealth to the Senior Class of the New Bedford Textile Institute through the medium of your class publication, " The Fabricator. " When one of my predecessors, Governor Frederick T. Creenhalge signed a bill on June 5, 1895, which provided for the establishment of textile schools in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, it initiated an educa- tional offering to the youth of our Commonwealth consistent with the desirability and necessity of specially trained personnel for entrance into our great textile industry. Throughout the intervening years, the New Bedford Textile School, now known as the New Bedford Textile Institute, has trained hundreds of young men who entered the textile industry here and elsewhere and the Commonwealth is justly proud of their achievements and of the school itself. It is heartening to know that leaders in the textile industry view the present and future outlook with the utmost confidence and that such confidence was reflected by the action of our General Court in 1947 which authorized the granting of degrees of Bachelor of Science in Textile En- gineering, Bachelor of Science in Textile Chemistry, and Bachelor of Science in Machine Design, together with authorization for the appropriate enrich- ment of the curriculum in the preparation for these degrees. Therefore, in addition to my official greeting, may I personally join with you members of the graduating class of 1949 in heartfelt thanks to the citizens of the Commonwealth as well as the city of New Bedford whose constant cooperation make this great school possible. Sincerely, PAUL A. DEVER. Message from the Dean At this time we extend our congratulations to you who are about to face the challenging realities of life under the competitive system. Now that you have earned the honor and distinction of a diploma or degree, it is proper that you should expect recompense for your knowledge and services; but, in return, you must give the best you have — not just enough to get by, but more than is expected of you, if you are to assume that position of trust and responsibility for which you have been trained. There is no denying the fact that the employer will be a man who knows values, not only in machines and materials, but also in personnel. He will readily see the potentialities of the new man, his ability to do constructive thinking and to apply this thinking to the many problems which constantly face an ever-changing industry. The young man who, without quibble or question, without argument or hesitation, can and will do what he is told, is at a premium in any business. As this school year comes to a close we should, with pardonable pride, feel happy in that New Bedford Textile Institute is now a degree-granting institution. This is without doubt the greatest forward step since its establishment fifty years ago. I wish to express my sincere thanks and appreciation to the trustee board, the faculty, alumni, and others for their excellent cooperation in bringing about this noteworthy change. With knowledge, wisdom, enthusiasm, loyalty, and hard work, New Bedford Tex- tile Institute together with its graduates will continue to go forward. Sincerely, GEORGE WALKER, Dean. FRED BEARDSWORTH Head of Weaving Department Certificate in Textile Eng. — Harris Institute, Preston, England. Diploma in Weaving and Designing — N. B.T.I. Twenty-five years general weaving experience. Instructor of Weaving — N. B.T.I. — eleven years Head of Weaving Dept. — N. B.T.I. — nine years EDWARD H. CLOUTIER Head of Knitting Department Attended the University of New Hampshire Five year apprenticeship in knitting industry Four years advanced knitting training Director of Machine Construction — Warner Swazey Co. Head of Knitting Dept. — N. B.T.I. — two years JOHN E. FOSTER Head of Engineering Department B. S. in Civil Engineering — University of Vermont Certificate in Mechanical Engineering — N. B.T.I. Instructor of Engineering — N. B.T.I. — twelve years Instructor of Engineering — Armed Forces Inst., London, Eng- land. Head of Engineering Dept. — N. B.T.I. — three years JAMES L. GIBLIN Head of Designing Department Diploma in Cotton Manufacturing — Bradford-Durfee Technical Institute Branch Manager, United States Testing Co., Hoboken, N. J. Lab Manager, Better Fabrics Testing Bureau, New York, N. Y. Instructor of Analysis and Testing — Columbia University — one year Head of Designing Department — N. B.T.I. — ten years THOMAS H. GOURLEY Head of Microscopy and Testing Department Certificate in Cotton Manufacturing — N. B.T.I. General Cotton Manufacturing experience — seventeen years Instructor of Carding and Spinning — N. B.T.I. — two years Head of Carding and Spinning Dept. — N. B.T.I. — twelve years Head of Microscopy and Testing Dept. — N. B.T.I. — six years 8 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE FRANK HOLDEN Head of Cotton Yarn Mfgr. Department Diploma in Carding and Spinning — N. B.T.I. General Cotton Manufacturing experience — twenty-four years Instructor of Carding and Spinning — N. B.T.I. — seven years Head of Cotton Yarn Mfgr. Dept. — N. B.T.I. — eight years FRANCIS TRIPP Head of Chemistry Department B. S. in Chemical Engineering — North Carolina State College M. S. in Chemical Engineering — North Carolina State College Ch. E. in Chemical Engineering — North Carolina State College Assistant, E. L. Patch Research Laboratories, Boston, Mass. Head of Chemistry Department — N. B.T.I. — eight years JOHN R. BARYLSKI Instructor of Mechanical Drawing and Machine Shop Certificate in machine design — Alliance Technical Institute Certificate in Mechanical Drawing — N. B.T.I. Tool and Die Making experience — ten years Shop Instructor — United States Naval Training School Instructor — N. B.T.I. — three years £•■ ADAM BAYREUTHER Instructor of Machine Shop Three year apprenticeship at Morse Twist Drill Co. Tool maker and foreman experience — eight years Instructor — N.B.T. I . — twenty- nine years JOHN C. BROADMEADOW Instructor of Chemistry B. S. in Chemical Engineering — North Carolina State College Diploma in Textile Chemistry — N.B.T. I. Industrial Chemical Experience — twelve years Instructor — N.B.T. I. — three years THE FABRICATOR. 1949 EDMUND J. DUPRE Instructor of Chemistry B. S. in Textile Chemistry — North Carolina State College Diploma in Textile Chemistry — N. B.T.I. Certificate in Textile Testing — Massachusetts Institute of Tech. Textile Chemical experience — eight years Instructor — N. B.T.I. — five years LOUIS E. FENAUX Instructor of Chemistry B. S. in Chemistry — Boston College M. S. in Chemistry — Boston College Instructor of Chemistry — Boston College — two years Instructor — N. B.T.I. — two years FERDINAND P. FIOCCHI B. S. in Chemistry — Tufts College Graduate work — Tufts College Howard Johnson Food Research — two years Industrial Chemical experience — seven years Instructor — N. B.T.I. — six months Instructor of Chemistry WILLIAM S. KIRK Instructor of Cotton Yarn Mfgr. Diploma — Manchester Textile Institute, Manchester, England. General Cotton Manufacturing experience — thirty-four years Instructor — N. B.T.I. — two years LOUIS PACHECO Instructor of Cotton Yarn Mfgr. Diploma in Textile Engineering — N. B.T.I. Warping and Designing experience — three years Senior Technician — Quartermaster Corps — two years Instructor — N. B.T.I. — three years 10 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE ANTON RODIL Instructor of Weoving Certificate in Weaving and Designing — N. B.T.I. Weaving and Designing experience — twenty-two years Instructor of Weaving — N. B.T.I. — night school — seven years Instructor — N. B.T.I. — ten years DAVID W. SALTUS Instructor of Physics and Mathematics B. S. in Physics — Harvard University A. M. T. in teaching of mathematics — Harvard University Radar Officer in United States Navy Instructor — New Bedford Public School System — one year Instructor — N. B.T.I. — one year AUGUSTUS SILVA Instructor of English B. A. in English — New York University M. A. in History — Columbia University Orientation Officer — United States Army Instructor — N. B.T.I. — one year LEO M. SULLIVAN Instructor of Social Sciences B. S. in Ed. — History major — Mass. State Teacher ' s College, Worcester M. A. in Psychology — Columbia University Instructor — United States Army Instructor — Worcester, Mass. Public School system — one year Instructor — N. B.T.I. — one year 4Ni N « THE FABRICATOR 19 4 9 11 fabricator Staff Editor-in-Chief Sidney Carabell Business Manager Albert C. Wood Advertising Manager Harold King, Jr. Literary Editor .- Emanuel Kline Humor Editor Arthur A. Dunham Sports Editor Richard E. Riley Art Editor Prisci I la A. Turner Photography Editor Richardson A. Dubreuil Photography Editor Francis M. Hinds Circulation Manager Arthur E. Cuillot Asst. Advertising Manager Alfred Carter Asst. Advertising Manager Earl Resendes Asst. Literary Editor John Poulton Asst. Literary Editor Thomas D. Bradley Asst. Humor Editor Ivan M. Kranich Asst. Sports Editor Arthur S. Ashley Asst. Sports Editor William Isherwood foreword For three years we have been looking forward to graduation with eagerness and hopeful anticipation. These same sentiments now concern that which lies ahead. Let us, therefore, carry into industry a spirit of fair play and understanding, a faith in our- selves, and a hope for the rightful recognition of our individual worth; but, above all, let us respect the dignity of our fellow man. Class Officers ALBERT D. KUEHN SAMUEL HELFAND CHARLES PAPPAS JANICE R. CREE President ALBERT D. KUEHN Vice-President SAMUEL HELFAND Treasurer CHARLES PAPPAS Secretary JANICE R. CREE GRADUATES ' . w gg s t N T WILLIAM AITKEN, Jr. Chemistry " They say miracles are passed " Activities: Manager Basketball Team 1, 3 • ' Bill " Delta Kappa Phi SAMUEL ALAZRAKI " Sam " Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " To eat, and to drink and to be merry " JOSEPH M. ALCALAY Joe Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " Wisely and slow; they stumble that run fast. " IDILIO ALVES " Dil " Chemistry " A beaker saved is a beaker earned " Activities: Basketball Team 1, 2, 3; Baseball Team 1. 3. MILTES ANTUNES " Milt " 16 Engineering Delta Kappa Phi " How poor are they that have not patience. " Activities: Soccer Team 3. NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE ALLEN C. ASHLEY, Jr. Machine Design J ' Q ' let me lead an academic lite. " " Blackie ' ARTHUR S. ASHLEY " Art " Chemistry Phi Psi " Be worried and betted and keep in a stew. " Activities: Basketball Team 1; Football Team 3; Fraternity Secretary 3; Chairman Prom Commit- tee; Asst. Sports Editor, Fabricator. KIMBALL A. BAKER, Jr. Engineering " Modesty is a Virtue. " Activities: Cap and Cown Committee " Kim " Delta Kappa Phi EDWIN A. BARCIEL Smokey Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " Strong is the man who is faithful to his conviction. " Activities: Fraternity Consul 2; Inter-Fraternity Council 2. ALLEN F. BARNEY ' Al " Engineering Delta Kappa Phi " No man is the wiser for his learning. " THE FABRICATOR, 1949 17 ALLAN S. BATES Chemistry " Happiness is born a twin. m " Batesie " Delta Kappa Phi VAN S. BENARIO Engineering " Van " Sigma Phi Tau " It is best to be small and shine than to be large and cast a shadow. " Activities: Fraternity Scribe 2. ARSENE J. BERUBE " Ars " Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " Tell that to the marines; the sailors won ' t believe it! " Activity: A. A. T. C. C. ANDRE BIALOBOS Engineering " All the world is a stage. " Andre ' Sigma Phi Tau ARTHUR BIBEAU, Jr. Chemistry " To err is human. " " Beeb ' Delta Kappa Phi 18 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE WILFRED A. BOUCHER, jr. Machine Design " The dignity of tiuth is lost in much protesting. Activity: Chairman, Ring Committee. " Bill THOMAS D. BRADLEY " Tom " Machine Design Delta Kappa Phi " Idleness is an appendix to nobility. " Activity: Asst. Literary Editor, Fabricator. SIDNEY CARABELL " Sid " Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " There is a history is all men ' s lives. " Activities: Fraternity Council 3: Inter-Fraternity Council 3; Editor-in-Chief, Yearbook. ALFRED CARTER Al Chemistry " Silence is the virtue ol a wise man. " Activity: Asst. Advertising Manager, Fabricator SHELDON H. COHEN Hank Chemistry Sigma Phi Tau " It is not fitting that man should be alone. " THE FABRICATOR, 1949 19 MELVIN COLLINS " Mel " Engineering Delta Kappa Phi " The monuments of wit survive the monuments of power. " Activities: Fraternity Consul 3; Inter-Fraternity Council 3. WILLIAM D. CONDON Machine Design " It lights my Hie, a far illusive dieam. " " Bill " JANICE R. CREE Jan Technology Phi Zeta Sigma " Skill and confidence are an unconqueied army " Activities: Class Secretary 2; Sorority Vice-Presi- dent 1 ; Inter-Fraternity Council 1 ; Basketball Cheerleader 1. CHARLES H. DESjARDINS Machine Design ' Charlie " " A city that boasts inhabitants like me, can have no lack of good society. " Activity: Chairman, Cap and Gown Committee. 20 JULIEN A. DESjARDINS Des Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " Most men will back their own opinions by a wager. " Activity: A. A. T. C C. NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE GERALD O. DiONNE Jerry Engineering Phi Psi " Smooth runs the water where the brook is deep. " PAUL A. DONAGHY Engineering " Paul " Phi Psi ' The turkey is a most respectable bird. " Activities: Class Treasurer 1; Football Team 3; Student Council Delegate 3; Prom Committee. RICHARDSON A. DUBREUIL " Dick " Engineering Delta Kappa Phi " We are never so happy, nor so unhappy as we imagine. " Activity: Photography Editor, Fabricator. CHARLES DUFLOT Charlie Engineering Phi Psi " There lies a deal of deviltry beneath his mild exterior. " Activities: Fraternity Warden 3; Soccer Team 3. ARTHUR A. DUNHAM ' Bud- Chemistry Phi Psi " He that is of merry heart has a continual feast. " Activities: Fraternity Secretary 2; Inter-Fraternity Council 3; Basketball Team 1, 2, 3: Baseball Team 2; Football Team 3; Humor Editor, Fab- ricator. THE FABRICATOR, 1949 21 $az?%k. JACQUES FORTiN Engineering Jim Delta Kappa Phi " A fit of laughter, indulged to excess, produces a violent reaction. " JANINECACNON Janine Technology Phi Zeta Sigma " A little body often harbors a great soul. " Activity: Inter-Fraternity Council 1 ; Prom Com- mittee. ROGER E. GATES Machine Design " Catesy " " 1 pray thee let me have a hair of the dog that bit us last night. " LINDSEY S. CIFFORD, jr. Chemistry " Alas for those who never sing. " Activity: Basketball Team 1. ' Junior " Phi Psi MARVIN CLASNER Marv Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " Music hath charms to zooth the savage breast. " Activities: Fraternity Treasurer 2; School Band 3: Ring Committee. 22 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE NOAH COMES Machine Design " Nick " " Many a dangerous temptation comes to us in fine grey colours. " ..-_ r ...... STEPHEN F. CONET Machine Design " A hard beginning maketh a good ending. " Activity: Football Team 2. " Steve " MORTON CREENWALD Chemistry " O, call back yesterday, bid time return. " Activity: Student Council Delegate 3. Morty ' ARTHUR E. CUILLOT Engineering ' Art " Delta Kappa Phi " Let each man pass his days in that wherein his skill is greatest. " Activity: Circulation Manager, Fabricator STEPHEN R. HALL ' Steve " Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " Who so tindeth a wile iindeth a good thing. " Activity: Baseball Team 1. i £3MR THE FABRICATOR, 1949 23 JOHN H. HANDLEY Kink ' Chemistry Phi Psi " And welcome song and jest and rhyme. " JOHN K. HANDY Engineering " Here today, gone tomorrow. " " Handy " Phi Psi RAYMOND HAWORTH Lefty " Machine Design " Let not thy left hand know what thy right hand doeth. " Activities: Basketball Team 1, 2. ROBERT M. HEAPS Bob Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " I have not loved the world or the world me. " Activities: Fraternity Scribe 3; Inter-Fraternity Council 2. SAMUEL HELFAND Chemistry " Masterly are the works ol Sam. " bam Sigma Phi Tau 24 Activities: Class Vice-President 3 ; Fraternity Treas- urer 3; Baseball Team 1 , 2, 3 ; A. A. T. C. C. ; Finance Committee. NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE FRANCIS M. HINDS " Mike " Chemistry Phi Psi " Story! God bless you, I have none to tell, sir. " Activities: Basketball Manager 2; Photography Ed- itor, Fabricator; A. A. T. C. C. JOSEPH C. HUTCHINSON Hutch Chemistry Phi Psi " He, who the power of jesting hath, be a rich man. " Activities: Class President 2; Fraternity Treasurer 3; A. A. T. C. C. WILLIAM ISHERWOOD, Jr. Ish Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " Quiet marks true gentlemen. " Activities: Basketball Team 1 ; Soccer Team 3. HARRY S. KALPACIAN Chemistry " Kal Delta Kappa Phi " Talk to him of Jacob ' s ladder, and he would ask the number of steps. " Activity: Fraternity Scribe 2; A. A. T. C. C. HAROLD KING, )r. Harold Engineering Delta Kappa Phi " A prcper man, as one shall see in a summer ' s day. " Activities: Athletic Committee 3 ; Advertising Man- ager, Fabricator. THE FABRICATOR, 1949 -w PB 25 RODNEY T. KING " Rod " Chemistry Phi Psi " A wise man knows when to smile and when to laugh. " Activity: Basketball Team 1. EMANUEL KLINE Manny " Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " A friend must not be injured even in jest. " Activities: Class Vice-President 1 ; Class Treasurer 2; Fraternity Vice-Councilor 2; Fraternity Cor- res. Scribe 3; Inter-Fraternity Council 2, 3; Lit- erary Editor, Fabricator. IVAN M. KRANICH " Ike " Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " I know a trick worth two of that. " Activity: Fraternity Warden 3; Asst. Humor Ed- itor, Fabricator. ALBERT D. KUEHN Engineering ' Doc " Delta Kappa Phi " A sharp tongue is the edge tool that grows keener with constant use. " Activities: Class Vice-President 2; Class President 3; Fraternity Pro-Consul 3; Inter-Fraternity Council 3. WILLIAM A. LANDIS, Jr. Engineering " Men of few words are the best. " " Bill " Delta Kappa Phi Activities: Fraternity Sergeant-at-Arms 3; Inter- Fraternity Council 2, 3. 26 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE ELLIOT J. LAZARUS " Laz " Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " And what is so tedious as a twice-told tale. " Activities: Fraternity Vice-Councilor 3; Student Council Delegate 3. ISAAC LEDERMAN Isaac " Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. " ROBERT P. LEHMAN " Bob ' Chemistry Phi Psi ' 7s not the sound of his master ' s ieet behind him? " Activities: Baseball Team 1 ; A. A. T. C. C. Presi- dent; Cap and Cown Committee. SHEE Y. LEE ■ Y " Machine Design Delta Kappa Phi " Drink not the third glass which thou canst not tame. " ' W Hm. THOMAS H. LEMIEUX Machine Design " Make my coitee strong. " ' Tom ' THE FABRICATOR, 1949 ' • OPte " JAMES W. LENTZ Jasper Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " Love and a cough can not be hidden. " Activities: Basketball Team 1 ; Football Team 3. MILTON LESTER " Milty " Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " He follows his wife like fringe upon hei gown. " Activities: Fraternity Corres. Scribe 2; Finance Committee. MAURICES. LETOURNEAU Moe Chemistry Phi Psi " Enjoy your dear wit and gay rhetoric. " Activities: Basketball Team 1,2; Baseball Team 1, 2, 3; Football Team 3. CHRISTOPHER J. LIMERICK, Jr. Lim Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " We that are in the spring of our youth. " Activity: Basketball Team 1 ; A. A. T. C. C. JOSEPH MARSHALL Joe Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " Laughter maketh glad the heart of man. " 28 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE BOLESLAW P. MATYANOWSKf Machine Design ' The lolling stone nevei gatheieth moss. ' Matty " NORMAN J. MEE, jr. Machine Design " Be wisely worldly; be not worldly wise. " " Me " JOHN J. MELLO John Machine Design Delta Kappa Phi " He is a little chimney, and heated hot in a moment. " Activity: Basketball Team 1. EMILE J. MONFILS Chemistry " Deep calleth unto deep. " " Emile " Delta Kappa Phi CHRISTINE MUIR Chris T echnology Phi Zeta Sigma " So sweet the blush ot bashiulness. " Activities: Sorority Secretary 2; Cheerleader 1 ; Cap and Cown Committee; Inter-Fraternity Council 2. THE FABRICATOR, 1949 1 f9H A im tJ 29 fei JAMES R. NISBET Ray " Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " A time to keep silent and a time to speak. " Activity: A. A. T. C. C. CHARLES PAPPAS Pap Chemistry Phi Psi " My tongue is the pen ot a ready writer. " Activities: Fraternity Warden 2; Baseball Team 1, 2, 3; Football 3; Class Treasurer 3 ; A. A. T. C. C. ARTHUR B. PEISNER " Artie " Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " All are not asleep who have their eyes closed. " Activities: Manager, Football Team 3; School Band 2, 3. JOHN POULTON, Jr. Johnny Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " A solt answer turneth away wrath. " Activity: Assistant Literary Editor, Fabricator; A. A. T. C. C. WILLIAM C. PRIVETTE Chemistry " South winds blow so softly. ' Activity: A. A. T. C. C. ' Bill " Delta Kappa Phi 30 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE EARL A. RESENDES " Earl " Machine Design Delta Kappa Phi " O ' woman, perfect woman, what distraction. " Activities: Fraternity Scribe 2; Assistant Advertis- ing Manager, Fabricator. RICHARD E. RILEY Chemistry " Dick " Phi Psi " Running out of fingers for the pie; running out of irons for the fire. " Activities: Class President 1 ; Fraternity President 3; Inter-Fraternity Council 3: Athletic Council 3: Co-Captain Football Team 3; Basketball Team 1. 2, 3. H AROLD ROCERS Buck ' Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " Hunter, have you at last found game? " Activity: A. A. T. C. C. ■ " V BARBARA SARKES ' Bobbie " Technology Phi Zeta Sigma " Her worth is warrant for her welcome. " Activities: Sorority Secretary 1 ; Sorority Vice-Pres- ident 2: Cheerleader 1 ; Ring Committee. HENRY J. SIECEL Hank Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " Even a single hair casts a shadow. " S THE FABRICATOR. 1949 31 RAYMOND K. SILVEIRA " Duck " Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " The duck has taken to the sea. " Activities: Manager Basketball Team 2; A. A. T. C. C. Secretary. JOHN SILVIA, Jr. johnny Engineering Phi Psi " A limping pilgrim, leaning on his staff. " Activities: Basketball Team 1 , 2, 3 ; Baseball Team 1, 2, 3; Football Team 3. Clayt " CLAYTON SISSON, Jr. Machine Design " Drawing men as they ought to be, not as they are. " Activity: Basketball Team 1. SIDNEY A. SMALLBONE Monty Engineering Phi Psi " The mighty voice of Canada will ever call me. " STEVE N. SZABO Steve Engineering Delta Kappa Phi " No man is happy who does not think himself so. " 32 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE NORMAN W. TAYLOR, Jr. Tail Chemistry Delta Kappa Phi " Laughter there is which warms the heart. " PRISCILLA A. TURNER Technology " Blondie ' Phi Zeta Siema " Doing easily what others find difficult is talent. " Activities: Sorority Publicity Chairman 2; Student Council Delegate 3; Cheerleader 1; Art Editor, Fabricator. BERNARD V. VANASSE Engineering " Little strokes fell great oaks. " Chinky " Phi Psi Activities: Fraternity Vice-President 3 ; Inter-Frat- ernity Council 2, 3: Basketball Team 1 , 2, 3 Baseball Team 1, 2, 3. JOSEPH E. VIERA Chemistry " Thought is deeper than all speech. " Activity: A. A. T. C. C. " Joe " Phi Psi ALBERT C. WOOD " Al " Engineering Phi Psi " The days are swifter than a weaver ' s shuttle. " Activities: Baseball Team 2, 3; Business Manager, Fabricator. THE FABRICATOR, 1949 33 GERALD ZOBEL Jerry Engineering Sigma Phi Tau " Lord, what tools these mortals be. " EDWARD B. WOOD Chemistry ' Woody " Phi Psi " How hard it is to make an Englishman admit he is happy. " Activity: Student Council Delegate 3 ; A. A. T. C. C. First Year Technology We help to form the Freshman class Just four of us — each one a lass. To this school we came agog And tried our best to clear the fog. Our minds were in a muddle The warp we got confused, We felt as if the brains we have Could be known as " used. " Designing? sure that ' s swell. We loved to make the crosses, But when it came to weaving Qur gains became our losses! When Analysis was concerned We reached a sad conclusion, Thinking in that class is Very sadly an illusion. As the days continued on We faced our studies lighter And agreed quite gingerly We are all a little brighter. To be seniors is now our hope We ' re looking forward to the day. And what ' s nice about it all Is that it ' s only a year away. Before we end our " speel " We humbly say (and each one does kneel). The best to the grads (that ' s you) From " Barb " , " Jan " , " Red " , " Lou " , and " Hope " 34 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE " A Mw Slement is Discovered " Prof. Broadmeadow of the Chemistry Department announces the discovery of a new element to be called Schmolium. For many years scientists have suspected an ele- ment would be found with a smaller atomic number than Hydrogen, but it was quite by accident that Prof. Broadmeadow stumb- led upon the reaction that isolated the ele- ment. He was groping around in the chem- ical stockroom one day when the light switch was on the blink, looking for a bottle of Erie Fast Red FD, and knocked several acid bottles from the shelf. A dull red glow appeared, followed by a loud report. When the smoke cleared away, there remained an appreciable quantity of Schmolium. Preliminary examinations show that the nucleus of the atom contains one electron and has a positron in its outer shell. This is interesting, since the ratio of charge to mass can vary from plus infinity to minus infinity by removing one or the other. Its use as an " Atomic Bullet " is questionable as in the instance of K. E.= V2 MV- the answer is zero. Prof. Broadmeadow visual- izes great things can come from Schmol- ium; he states that by turning the atom in- side out and inserting a proton into its nucleus you can make a hydrogen atom. Prof. Broadmeadow doubts if this method of making hydrogen will supplant the method used in the reduction of nitrobenzene, name- ly from scrap iron and commercial Hydro- chloric, but it would be fun, he says. There is no doubt that Schmolium is the active ingredient in Irium and puts the sol in Solium. Prof. Broadmeadow asserts that if a small amount of Schmolium was to be added to the Toni Refill Kit, there would be no doubt which twin had had it. New Bedford Textile Institute Research Department Comments by members of the Institute Staff on the new element. Mr. Foster: " No Comment. " Mr. Beardsworth: " I can think of three possible applications of Schmolium: 1. As an injection to keep Silvia awake mornings. 2. As an application to warp yarns to eliminate breakage and to effect a redraw when they do break. 3. As a treatment to keep students upright in their seats and with feet on the floor. Mr. Saltus: " Only a schmo could dis- cover schmolium. Also the effect this new element will have on Einstein ' s space time is incalculable. Since E=mc , we have in schmolium the answer to Einstein ' s predic- tions of decreasing mass at velocities ap- proaching that of light. Schmolium con- tradicts Einstein! It is New Bedford Textile ' s answer to Princeton. " Mr. Saltus went on to say, " the experimental technique describ- ed is in keeping with the best traditions of Physics and Chemistry. These techniques reflect faithfully an extremely cautious personality. Mr. Dupre: " I feel the discovery of this element is the beginning of the revolution in textile dyeing and printing industry. Also this should create so much interest in classes that student absences and tardiness will no longer be a problem. Mr. Sullivan: " Historically, this discov- ery has no significance. " Mr. Giblin: There are innumerable pos- sibilities for Schmolium in its plastic state; it will replace vinylite as table covering, it will replace nylon in women ' s stockings, and when cut into staple fiber will cause cotton and rayon to sit up and take notice. At an interview with Prof. Broadmeadow, the discoverer of the new element, Schmol- ium, chemical symbol SH, one month after his initial mishap in the chemical stock- room, the following took place: Editor: " Anything new on Schmolium, Prof.? " Prof. B. " Yes. The Twin now wears a wig. " Editor: " How about its large scale pro- duction? " Prof. B. " We are getting a giant cyclo- tron; we find that if we " bombard " a stu- dent preparation of Orange 2 with alpha particles, Schmolium precipitates in the dyebath. Editor: " Where is the cyclotron going, in the new building? " Prof. B. " We can ' t wait; we intend to rip out all the looms on the second floor, or use the first year chem lab. Editor: " How about the effect of the dis- covery of Schmolium on world stability, Prof.? " Prof. B. " There have been some shady characters poking around in the chem de- partment who do not answer roll call. I think they are some of Joe ' s boys. Along side of a hooker of Schmoliuum, chemical symbol Sh, Vodka is pink tea! " Editor: " Anything else? " Prof. B. " We put one of Brown ' s living cells into a thimble full of Sh. It incubat- ed 48 hours at 100 degrees F. " Editor: " Yes? " Prof. B. " The cell is taking over the Organic lectures. " THE FABRICATOR, 1949 35 Mumor ? ? Memories so dear — Remember When Mr. B. dismissed the chem class early, asking them to go down quietly so as not to wake the other classes. The engineers stock answer to Mr. F. ' s famous " What do you say, back there? " " Put in Lefty. " Riley, Dupre, and the light in the hall at Keene, N. H. Aitke n, sad and beat after a hard night and looking the worse for wear, was stand- ing on the corner waiting for a bus. A kind- ly looking old lady walked up and pressed a dollar bill into his hand, sympathetically saying, " Never despair. " The next morn- ing Aitken saw the same lady and walked over handing her nine dollars. Surprised, she asked, " What does this mean? " " It means, " said Aitken, " that ' Never Des- pair ' won and paid 8 to 1 . " One morning Artie was breakfasting out at the Orchid and Soupy dished up a special boiled egg. On the shell was written: " To whom it may concern: should this meet the eye of some young man who desires to marry a farmer ' s daughter, 1 8 years of age, kindly communicate with . After noting the address, he ate the egg, ran home, and wrote offering marriage. In a few days he received a reply, " Thank you very much, but your offer came too late. I ' m now married and have four children. " Mr. Fenaux: " This exam will be conduct- ed on the honor system. Please take seats three chairs apart and in alternate rows. " Mr. Pacheco: " Before we begin the ex- amination, are there any questions? " Szabo: " What ' s the name of this course? " Mr. Saltus: " Now we find that X is equal to zero. " Manny: " Gee! All that work for nothing. " Mr. Foster: " What do we mean when we say the whole is greater than any of its parts? " Collins: " A restaurant doughnut. " Questioner: " Are you a college man? " Harold: " No, a horse just stepped on my hat. " Elliot: " Give me a match, Doc. " Doc: " Here it is. " Elliot: " Well, can you beat that? I ' ve forgotten my cigarettes! " Doc: " That ' s too bad, give me back my match. " z obel : " What are your terms for stu- dents? " Landlady: " Bums, loafers, dead beats and wonderful promises. " Overheard at Inter-School Dance — Durfee Engineer: " Our weaving instructor talks to himself. Does yours? " New Bedford Engineer: " Yes, but he doesn ' t realize it — he thinks we are lis- tening. " Silvia: " No more of that chick for me! " Chinky: " Why? " Silvia: " She asked me if I dance. " Chinky: " What ' s wrong with that? " Silvia: " We were dancing when she asked me. " Bargiel: " I don ' t know what ' s the mat- ter, I never danced so poorly before. " Date: " Oh, then you have danced be- fore. " " How do you know he is from Canada? " " He dances as if he had snow-shoes on. " Bob Heaps: " What would you advise me to read after graduating? " Mr. Silva: " The ' Help Wanted ' column. " Carabell in Math Class: " How far are you from the correct answer? " Kranich: " Two seats. " " Did you have the car out last night? ' ' Silveira: " Yes, I took some of the boys from school for a run around. " " Well, tell them I found two of their lipsticks. " Statistics show that Yale graduates have 1 .3 children, while Vassar graduates have 1 .7 children, which proves the women still have more children than men. 36 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE Lii «df P _ L HHl ™ ' »f JHUI IS :.v -. wmw 9m • " -j i ■Ml 1 v - . -; t " «rc„.- -i 4 if- C 5 vir if%! w JL .7J V 7 • " " J ., .. aJjit-Wi :::::. . ' " ..... ; 00 J i; £j ras f.F P, W r I P ' a RAPER COMPANT -.... . -u-. . 8b f M| Undercpraduates; Front row, left to right — John Rocho, John Langlois, Janet Fitzpatrick, Priscilla Turner, Walter Witte, Elliot Lazarus. Second row, left to right — Jorge Belotti, Richard Ashworth, Morton Greenwald. Student Council The formation of a Student Council during this past year is another landmark in the growth and development of the New Bedford Textile Institute. This organization has already emerged from its infancy, and is slowly becoming a clearing house for student suggestions and reactions, which after sifting the wheat from the chaff, have often led to beneficial situations. Although loosely knit at first, the group has taken on stature, and has begun to serve as a sounding board for student opinion, an important factor in any educational institution. Originally as pictured above, the council was composed of one delegate from each class; this group was later augmented by an additional delegate from each class. In addition to representing their classes, the council delegates also constitute a good cross section of the student population, as there are local, out-of-town, and foreign students at the school and on the council. President — Jorge Belotti OFFICERS Secretary — Priscilla Turner Treasurer — Walter Witte DELEGATES 1 — T.E. — Jorge Belotti 1 — T.E. — James Faria 1 — M.D. — John Rocha 1 — M.D. — James Mouse 2 — T.E. — Walter Witte 2 — T.E. — Raymond Perrault 2 — M.D. — Clayton Sisson 2 — M.D. — Charles Desjardins 3 — T.E. — Elliot Lazarus 3 — T.E. — Paul Donaghy 1 — T.C. — Richard Ashworth 1 — T.C. — Joseph Carnalho 1 — T.T. — Janet Fitzpatrick 1 — T.T. — Barbara Swanson 2 — T.C. — Semmone Meurin 2 — T.C. — David Groves 2 — T.T. — Priscilla Turner 2 — T.T. — Janine Gagnon 3 — T.C. — Morton Greenwald 3 — T.C. — Edward Wood 40 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE 1 V .w: First row, left to right — Albert Marquis, John Malone, Andrew Mignerey, Irene Jaremko, Simonne Meurin, Beverly Ross, Henry Guay, Arthur Shein, Roland Sasseville. Second row, left to right — Murray Rosen, Don Harrington, Leo Kuhel, Edward Mello, James Lyman, Walter Baumann, Robert Mercer, Albert Barette, Armond Gagnon, Arthur Sirois. Third row, left to right — Albin Turbak, Lee Ricard, Joseph Mellion, Arthur Kryger, Thomas Walsh, James Pittman, Fred Burke, William Wilson. Second Xfear Chemistry Second Xfear Engineering -Robert Westervelt, Walter Witte, Paul LaFontaine, Isidoro Mitrani, Victor Hirmas, telle Sidelinker, Cesar Chaul, Marco Yeshoua, Jim Lim, John Babula. Es- First row, left to right telle Sidelinker, - . . Second row, left to right — Rudolph Reid, Herbert Berger, Raymond Perrault, James Payton, Jordon Yeleyenide Wylie Hamrick, DeWitt Perkins, Howard Averbach, Charles Blossom, Thomas Holt, William Sevilla. j row, left to right — Norm Henry Sirois, Paul Maggioli Third row, left to right — Normand Desilets, Oliver Selby, John Gajda, James Mullett, Carlos Hirmas, Robert Cyr, rtiCHjp First row, left to right — John Gallagher, Leo McGoff, Walter Gonet, Leo Deshares, Jose Carvalho, Robert Carva ' - ho, Theodore Calnan, Arnold Bridge, J. C. Dionne. Second row, left to right — Paul Towney, Robert Singleton, Francis Hoffman, Richard Ashworth, George Kuliga, John Sylvia, James Baird, Vincent Shanahan, Robert Gulbranson. Third row, left to right — John Lowney, Paul Robitaille, Richard Bachand, Alwin Griffith, Leo Barish, John Duffy, William Colvin, Richard Gifford, Stephen Dougherty, David Brawley. Tirst year Chemistry » ♦ • Tirst year Engineering First row, left to right — James Faria, Norman Friedland, Jorge Belotti, Frantz Brandt, Walter Klubowicz, John Higgins, Salvador Chehade, Richard Lake, Robert Champagne. Second row, left to right — Joseph Gill, Peter Sylvia, Victor Blumoehr, Joel Keiles, Robert Helfgott, Victor Slater, Kar Chun ' Yue, Martin Norman, John Farrell. Third row, left to right — Larry Portnoi, Walter Scott, Chester Skabel, Frank Buckley, Howard Cohen, Edwin Gajda, Michael McCormick. f First row, left to right — George Gillick, Alfred Sarkes, John Rocha, George Evans. Second row, left to right — Randell Sample, James Mouse, Thomas Mullins, Norman Sunderland. Tirst Zear Machine T)esign -» — -» — •- Tirst year Zecknohgy Barbara Swanson — Janet Fitzpatrick — Eleanor Alfonso — Mary Lou Kelley First row, left to right — Walter Gonet, Norman Sunderland, Simonne Meurin, Leo Barish, Richard Gifford, Rob- ert Singleton, Marvin Glasner. Second row, left to right — Eleanor Alfonso, Mr. John Barylski, Arthur Bibeau, Arthur Barrette, Joel Keiles, Ar- thur Pelsner. School Mand The School Band, one of the several extra-curricular activities at the institute, has brought many pleasant moments to the student body since its successful debut at the first assembly sponsored by the Student Council. This organization is composed of very capable performers who, as a group, have proved themselves to be a very valuable asset to the institute. In the dance hall, on the concert stage, or at the athletic field, their ability to adjust themselves to the locale has a mazed everyone. This success was attained through many hours of practice under the leadership of Mr. John R. Barylski of the faculty. 44 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE First row, left to right — Richard Riley, Barbara Sarkes, Christine Muir, Simonne Meurin, Sidney Carabell, Elliot Lazarus. Second row, left to right — Bernard V. Vanasse, Howard Averbach, Albert Kuehn, Melvin Collins, Arthur A. Dun- ham, William A. Landis. jHter-Jratemity Council The Inter-Fraternity Council is an organization consisting of the Councilor of the Sorority and the Councilor of each of the three Fraternities; in addition, it includes a faculty advisor, Mr. Dupre, together with two delegates representing the Sorority and each Fraternity. It meets periodically, on a roving chairmanship basis, and serves as a clearing house for the activities of each group so as to prevent duplication of effort and needless conflict of dates regarding future activities. At the meetings, pledging procedures are agreed upon, and general information and opinions of common interest are exchanged. During the past year the Council sponsored the " Inter-School Dance " on behalf of the New Bedford Textile Institute in conjunction with the Inter-Fraternity Council of the Bradford-Durfee Technical Institute at the New Bedford Country Club. The third annual (since the war) " Inter-Fraternity Dance " was held at the New Bedford Hotel. The purpose of the Inter-Fraternity Council, as stated in the Preamble to its Consti- tution, adopted October 1, 1947, is that of " advancing social welfare and promoting friendly feeling amongst Sororities and Fraternities of the New Bedford Textile Institute. " Its effec- tiveness will continue to depend upon the support given by Sorority and Fraternity members to their representatives on, and to matters proposed by, the Council. THE FABRICATOR, 1949 45 .. First row, left to right — Emile Monfils, William Privette, William Aitken, Cesar Chaul, Earl Resendes, Melvin Collins, Albert D. Kuehn, Robert Mercer, William Landis, Jacques Fortin, John Babula. Second row, left to right — Raymond Perrault, Miltes Antunis, Stephen Hall, Lee Ricard, Jordan Yeleyenidis, Norman Desiletes, James Mullett, Rudolph Reid, Arsene Berube, Allan S. Bates, Richardson Dubreuil, James Lentz. Third row, left to right — Harry Kalpagian, John Poulton, Joseph Marshall, Raymond Silveira, Norman Taylor, Christopher Limerick, Jack Fogarty, Arthur Bibeau, Harold Rogers, William Isherwood, Kimball Baker, Arthur Guillot, Raymond Nisbet. " Delta Kappa Phi ACTIVE CHAPTERS Alpha Philadelphia Textile Institute Beta Lowell Textile Institute Delta New Bedford Textile Institute Gamma (Inactive) Rhode Island School of Design ALUMNI CHAPTERS New York Philadelphia New Bedford Boston 46 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE CHAPTER OFFICERS Consul Melvin Collins Pro Consul Albert D. Kuehn Custodian Robert Mercer Scribe Earl Resendes Annotator James Price Sergeant-at-Arms William Landis Faculty Advisor Mr. Louis Fenaux ACTIVITIES This has been a successful year for Delta Chapter, as the membership has partaken of many enjoyable events. Late in September, our brother, S. Carlson, had the alumni and members of Delta Chapter as his guests at a clambake in Marshfield; this will long be remembered. During the jubilee, Delta Kappa had a suite of rooms at the New Bed- ford Hotel where the alumni met old acquaintances. Among those who attended were William A. Karl, Ed. Murphy, T. B. O ' Brien, Chuck Head, and others. Inter-frat bowling was sponsored by Mr. Fenaux, who did an excellent job in bringing this about. Chapter member Miltes Antunes was instru- mental in organizing the varsity soccer team and the intra-mural ping pong team. The initiation was held in February and fifteen new members were inducted. In April we held our fiftieth Annual Convention; this business and social affair was the climax of Delta Chapter activity for the school year. A farewell party is planned at the end of the school year for the brothers who are graduating. The future looks bright for the coming year; many important and enjoyable activities are planned. THE FABRICATOR, 1949 47 Front row, left to right — Roland Sasseville, John Malone, William Sevilla, Bernard Vanasse, Arthur Ashley, Richard Riley, Joseph Hutchinson, John Handy, Carlos Hirmas, Andrew Mignerey. Second row, left to right — Arthur Sirois, Albert Wood, Edward Wood, Sidney Smallbone, Charles Duflot, Paul Donaghy, Robert Lehman, Francis Hinds, John Silvia, Jr., Charles Blossom, Paul LaFontaine, Paul Maggioli. Third row, left to right — Thomas Walsh, Gerald Dionne, Robert Westervelt, Robert Cyr, James Pittman, Edward Mello, Arthur Dunham, Oliver Selby, Victor Hirmas, Jim Lim, Walter Witte, John Gajda. Phi Psi ACTIVE CHAPTERS Alpha Philadelphia Textile Institute Beta New Bedford Textile Institute Gamma Lowell Textile Institute Delta Bradford-Durfee Technical Institute Eta North Carolina State College Theta Georgia School of Technology lota Clemson College Kappa Texas Technological College Lambda Alabama Polytechnic Institute 48 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE ALUMNI CHAPTERS Boston Providence Charlotte New York Chicago Albany Philadelphia Fall River New Bedford Greenville Grand President — Harold Wood Grand Secretary — Harold Hart CHAPTER OFFICERS President Richard E. Riley Vice President Bernard Vanasse Secretary Arthur S. Ashley Treasurer Joseph Hutchinson Senior Warden Charles Duflot Junior Warden Charles Pappas Corresponding Secretary Charles Pappas ACTIVITIES The 1948 Convention was held in conjunction with the Golden Jubilee of the New Bedford Textile Institute, and was sponsored by Beta Chapter and the New Bedford Alumni Chapter. The fabric and student work dis- play of the various schools the chapters represented received much fav- orable comment for its excellence. The first of $100.00 and a Plaque donated by Andrew Macy, an alumnus of Beta, was won for the second year in a row by Beta Chapter. A Smoker was held in October at Carpenter ' s Hall with about ninety freshmen as guests. Later that month an Open-House meeting was also held at Carpenter ' s Hall. The Honored Guest and speaker of the evening was Harold H. Hart, Executive Secretary of the Grand Council. Other social events of the year included a very successful informal dance sponsored by Beta Chapter, and a stag at which members of Delta Chapter at Bradford-Durfee were present. Both chapters agreed that an- other such get-together should take place in the near future. This year the Annual Convention will be held during the first week of May in Atlanta, Georgia. Theta Chapter of Georgia Tech will be host. Plans are now under way for this year ' s student display under the able supervision of Mr. Giblin, faculty advisor. It is hoped we can win this award for the third successive year. Plans for our annual dinner dance have been outlined. This event, which has been highly successful in past years, is held for chapter members only. It will conclude another prosperous year for Beta Chapter. THE FABRICATOR, 1949 49 First row, left to right — Samuel Alazraki, Van S. Benario, Henry Siegel. Second row, left to right — Howard Averbach, Ivan M. Kranich, Marvin Glasner, Elliot Lazarus, Sidney Carabell, Samuel Helfand, Emanuel Kline, Herbert Berger. Third row, left to right — Arthur Shein, Joseph Mellion, Sheldon Cohen, Robert M. Heaps, Milton Lester, Gerald Zobel, Isidoro Mitrani, Andre Bialobos, Isaac Lederman, Marco Yeshoua. Absent — Arthur Peisner. Sigma Phi Zau CHAPTER OFFICERS Councilor — Sidney Carabell Vice-Councilor — Elliot Lazarus Exchequer — Samuel Helfand Corresponding Scribe — Emanuel Kline Scribe — Marvin Glasner Warden — Ivan Kranich ACTIVE CHAPTERS Alpha Philadelphia Textile Institute Beta New Bedford Textile Institute ALUMNI CHAPTERS New York, N. Y. Boston, Mass. Philadelphia, Pa. Mexico City, Mexico 50 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE HIGHLIGHTS OF THE YEAR April — Installation of Officers held at the Sunlight Restaurant; a smorges- bord dinner was well taken care of by the chapter actives and local alumni. Bowling party followed. At a meeting later in the month, guest speaker Clifford Ashley of Nonquitt Mills spoke on new tech- niques in cloth manufacture. May — Feverish activity in connection with final exams; we passed! These were followed by a " blow-out " beer party at Carpenter ' s Hall. Most of the brothers managed to survive. June — The long awaited summer recess finally arrived and the members scattered as usual to points in all directions away from New Bedford. September — The return from the long " rest " was as spirited as the de- parture had been three months earlier. The new " experiences " were exchanged in short order, and then things returned to normal. October — New business of the year was eagerly taken up and committees began to work a bit. Catching up with school work after the sum- mer absence of " book-cracking " seemed to occupy the time well, but not to exclude all other activity, such as a bowling party on the treasury; all attended, of course. November — N. B. T. I. was given official permission to grant Bachelor degrees in Chemistry, Textile Engineering and Machine Design. This was good news to all the students whose B. S. was now a thing come true. At a combined business and social meeting, Dr. Boris Frankfurter, chief chemist of the Normandie Print Works, spoke briefly on textile printing, particularly screen printing. December — Pledging bids were accepted by six freshmen. Their trade mark around school was the wearing of an enlarged key, Phi Beta Kappa type, but containing a more appropriate inscription. Black and gold beanies later substituted for the keys. The Christmas vacation did not creep up on us by any means, and the boys repaired to Miami, Mexico, Brooklyn and the Bronx. January — The 2nd Annual Winter Frolic held at the Community Center was a social success. The fireplace and candle lighted rooms of the big old house looked festive, and the dancers a mite tired by midnight. Followed almost immediately by Mid-Year exams; ho hum. February — With the new term we all bought new slates; the old ones had been wiped clean too many times. While on the subject of wiping, the pledgees thought we were going to wipe the floor with them; well, we did try. Initiations are so much fun! Boris Karloff and Peter Lorre couldn ' t make it, but we used a coke bottle instead. March — Third set of officers since Beta ' s reactivation was elected, and their thoughts immediately turned to the somewhat reduced size the group would assume after the June graduation. The Annual Conven- tion in New York was attended by several Beta men, who as usual looked forward to the next one. THE FABRICATOR, 1949 51 First row, left to right — Christine Muir, Secretary; Simonne Meurin, President; Barbara Sarkes, Vice-President; Irene Jaremko, Treasurer. Second row, left to right — Janice Cree, Estelle Sidelinker, Priscilla Turner, Beverly Ross, Janine Gagnon. PhiZeta Sigma Sorority The Phi Zeta Sigma Sorority opened its 1948-49 year and election of officers. . Those who were elected are: President — Simonne Meurin Vice-President — Barbara Sarkes Treasurer — Irene Jaremko Secretary — Christine Muir Publicity Manager — Priscilla Turner A resolution was made at the beginning of the year that social events would be abundant. The calendar began with a buffet lunch in the girl ' s lounge at school to welcome the Fresh- man girls to the school. Each succeeding month was highlighted with an event such as a hay ride, theater party, bowling party, Christmas party, annual banquet, and a Valentine party. A fact of more than incidental importance is that we were the victors over Delta Kappa Phi at the bowling party — with a slight margin, of course, 13 pins. Before Christmas a trip was made to the Bradford- Durfee Technical Institute in Fall River to bring the girls of the two schools closer together. We are also very pleased that through correspondence a friendship has been established between the girls of the Philadelphia Textile Institute and those at our own school. Early in January our sorority sister and capable officer, Dorine Fredette left school. A special election was held to fill the vacancy created by her departure. Christine Muir was elected secretary for the remainder of the school year. Our lounge is our pride and joy. We worked hard at redecorating it, but the labor proved rewarding when we saw how the furnishings shone anew. The Phi Zeta Sigma Sorority wishes to thank the Fraternities for their aid in answering our questions and for helping us to strengthen the foundation of our organization. To the graduates, may we say, " Congratulations and best of luck in your future work. " 52 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE What the Zextile Industry Expects from ]fou By WILLIAM A. NEWELL, Assistant Editor, TEXTILE WORLD The recent textile-school graduate is envied today by many of those men for and with whom he will be working. He has been endowed with advantages and training never before available to many of his predecessors in the industry. He is entering an industry which has a new attitude toward him reflecting a respect and a need for his potentialities. Textile-industry leaders today feel that their greatest need is for intelligent, trained men on whom they can draw for future management. But this new industry attitude and your textile-school diploma do not alone insure your success. The new attitude of industry insures only your chance of being successful. Your diploma certifies that you have received two things from your school: (1 ) a basic and fundamental knowledge of the materials and machines of your industry, and (2) an ability to think. Of the two, the ability to think will prove by far the more important. Your early days in industry will show you how really fundamental, yet really necessary, your training in materials and machines has been. The industry you are entering expects you to combine this textile train- ing with the ability to think and apply both to the problem of your industry. The free-enterprise system has insured the survival of your mill as long as it has continued to do a better job at a lower cost. Your company expects you to find new ways to do the old jobs better in order that your company may continue to survive. Your formula is neither new, complicated, nor easy. It requires that you apply yourself to your every job, master it, find the one best way to do it, make its performance routine, and then start the same cycle with your next task. Your objective always: to help your mill raise production, cut costs, improve quality, and sell more goods. In approaching each new task, learn all you can about how it fits into the work of the entire plant. Learn well how it is done. Study its every aspect until you ' re its master. Then try the variations — there is one best way to do every task. Find it. If you can, eliminate the job. Never worry about working yourself out of a job by eliminating your own. Keep abreast of new developments and recommend their use when a thorough analysis indicates their profitable application. Study well the industry journals ' which contain the lessons of your never-ending post- graduate textile studies. Maintain an analytical outlook — correct waste- ful practices. Next, adopt systematic procedures to make routine and automatic as much work as possible. Free yourself of routine tasks in order that you may direct your attention to constructive work. Organize your work so that you must deal only with the exceptions that do not fit the system. Then revise the system to provide for future similar exceptions. Such is the way of good management. Meet every crisis with a plan for preventing its recurrence and your crises will become fewer and fur- ther between. Simultaneously you will find yourself being raised above those of your associates whose continual attention to routine details pre- vent their forward, constructive thinking. Figuratively speaking, your training in textile has taught you only to tell a loom from a lathe. It is how well you apply and develop your second asset, the ability to think, to develop your textile knowledge that will determine your success. 54 NEWBEDFORDTEXTILE THLF " For when the one great scorer comes to write against your name, He marks — not that you won or lost — but how you played the game. " — Crantland Rice. First row, left to right — Arthur Sirois, Arthur Dunham, Maurice Letourneau, George Langlois, Bernard Van- asse, Richard Carbonaro. Second row, left to right — John Malone, Manager; Charles Pappas, Samuel Helfand, Albert Wood, John Sil- via, Jr. baseball ZeatH The baseball season, although somewhat abbreviated by postponements caused by inclement weather, was significant in the fact that Durfee Textile, the Red and Cray ' s most bitter rival, was decisively beaten by a 6 to 1 score. This game was high- lighted by the brilliant pitching of John Motha, who was credited with 10 strikeouts. John received excellent support both in the field and at the plate. In the latter department, Maurice Letour- neau ' s two hits and Charley Pappas ' double were deciding fac- tors in the outcome of the game. 56 NEW BEDFORD TEXTIL Calvin Coolidge College of Boston was Textile ' s only other win of the season. John Silvia ' s relief hurling combined with the brilliant fielding of Chinky Vanasse and Sam Helfand ' s hitting gave Tech a well deserved 5 to 3 win. Becker College, with a big five run rally in the fifth inning, proved to be too much for the Institute, although Art Sirois out- did himself in the pitching role, racking up 12 strike outs. Un- timely errors in the field were the main reason for the Red and Grey ' s downfall. The ever-reliable Chinky Vanasse played his usual fine game in the infield. Suffolk University pushed across seven runs in the first inning; to overcome these would have been a job of Herculean proportions. It was only the brilliant relief hurling of John Murphy and the spectacular fielding display put on by Al Wood that held the score down. Charley Pappas, Sam Helfand, and Maurice Letourneau did their best to whittle down Suffolk ' s lead, but that big first inning proved to be disastrous. The remainder of the schedule, which included games with Becker at Worcester, Lowell, and Wentworth, was rained out. Faculty manager, Mr. Adam Bayreuther, has lined up a six game schedule this year, with the hope of acquiring at least two more games. Listed are two games with Becker and Durfee, one with Quonset Naval, and one with Suffolk. The squad has hopes for an excellent season this year, as just about all of last year ' s team returned. RECORD OF THE PAST SEASON N. B.T.I. Opponent Bradford Durfee Technical Institute 6 1 Becker College 3 5 Calvin Coolidge College 5 3 Suffolk University 7 9 THE FABRICATOR, 1949 57 First row, left to right — Walter Baumann, Bernard Vanasse, William Wilson, Richard Riley, Frederick Burke, Idilio Alves. Second row, left to right — Francis Tripp (Coach), Donald McCauley, George Kuliga, Raymond Haworth, Arthur Dunham, John Silvia, Mr. William Chase, (Honorary Coach), Richard Carbonero (Manager). basketball Zeatn The 1948-1949 basketball squad at the Institute faced what was prob- ably the toughest schedule ever to confront a Tech squad. Coach Francis Tripp, in hoping to raise basketball at the Institute to college level, lined up a 30 game schedule with some of the top notch small colleges in the East. Such clubs as M.I.T., Norwich University, Arnold College, Lowell Textile, Paterson, N. J. State Teachers, Philadelphia Textile, and Pratt Institute were on the schedule. The squad, itself, minus two of last year ' s regulars, seemed to lack scoring punch in its first four games, but came into great shape, and at one time had a 10 game winning streak. Two new additions to the Red and Grey starting lineup, " Dil " Alves and Lefty Haworth, plus " old dependable " Ray Foy supplied the scoring punch missing at the start of the season. The starting five was rounded out by two very capable defensive players, Dick Riley and Don McCauley, the latter having been outstanding in his back- board play. A well-balanced group of reserves was another important factor in the Tech squad ' s recent successes. Such luminaries as Bud Dunham, Fred Burke, 58 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE Bill Wilson, " Chinky " Vanasse, George Kuliga, John Silvia, and Walt Bau- man have been called in, and have outdone themselves on more than one occasion. The team, after defeating Rhode Island School of Pharmacy by a lop- sided margin in the opener, went on to lose the next three to M. I. TV, Keene State Teachers College, and Norwich University. The Keene game, a hectic affair, was lost by the narrow margin of 52 to 51, and at times re- sembled a football contest. At Northfield, Vermont the strain of an extensive trip through Vermont and New Hampshire was quite evident, as the Red and Cray was beaten quite decisively by a well-conditioned Norwich University squad on its spacious floor. The Raiders bounced back, after dropping these two, and managed to defeat the Rhode Island School of Design by the score of 50 to 36. The next two games at home were heartbreakers; they were lost to Arnold Col- lege and Bryant College by the identical scores of 48 to 47. The game with Arnold was considered a moral victory, as Textile, playing its best ball of the season, came within one point of upsetting a bigger and more experienced team. Textile ' s most cherished victory to date is a 52 to 49 win over its bitterest rival, Lowell Textile. Spurting to a 23 to 6 lead in the first quarter, the Trippmen were not to be denied, although the ever improving Lowell quintet managed to make it extremely hot for the Red and Gray at the finish. A very clever job of " freezing the ball " managed to stave off possible defeat. The team had its hands full for the remainder of the s eason with such teams as Becker College, Paterson State Teachers College, and the Philadel- phia Textile Institute. At the writing of this there were 15 games yet to be played. PARTIAL LISTING OF SEASON ' S RECORD Rhode Island College of Pharmacy Massachusetts Inst, of Tech. Keene State Teachers College Norwich University Rhode Island School of Design Arnold College Bryant College (Home) Edgewood Junior College Lowell Textile Bridgewater State Teachers College Rhode Island School of Design Bridgewater State Teachers College Bryant College (away) Calvin Coolidge College Gordon College Newport Line School THE FABRICATOR, 1949 59 I.T.I. Opponent 63 28 36 60 51 52 24 38 50 36 47 48 47 48 91 51 52 49 60 31 50 34 45 43 38 30 62 34 40 32 48 43 First row, left to right — Larry Chongalides (Trainer), Maurice Letourneau, Charles Pappas, James Lentz, Richard Riley, William Sevilla, Gilbert Schofield, Donald McCauley, Paul Robitaille, Richard Bachand. Second row, left to right — Leo Kubel, Donald Calnan, Alfred Gellene, Arthur Ashley, Alwyn Griffiths, Stephen Gonet, Antone Gracia, Jose Carvalho, William Chapman. Third row, left to right — Arthur Peisner (Manager), Armand Gagnon (Manager), Aelrod Lowney, George Kuliga, Arthur Dunham, John Silvia, Paul Donaghy, Wylie Hamrick, Leonard Hackett, John Gajda, John Lowney, Richard Gifford, Walter Klubowicz (Manager), Michael McCormick (Manager).. football Zeam For the first time in twenty-five years the New Bedford Textile Insti- tute fielded a team on the gridiron. The reactivation of football at the In- stitute proved to be quite successful. Although the season ' s record of 3 wins, 4 losses, and 1 tie is not too impressive, the squad led by Coaches Clarry Has- kell, Charlie Tsouprake, Joe West, and trainer Larry Chongarlides gave a good account of themselves throughout the season. After dropping the season opener to the Massachusetts ' Maritime Acad- emy, as the result of a fluke safety in the closing minutes of play, the Red Raiders went on to play Nichols Junior College to a standstill until the final play of the game when a Nichols ' back managed to break loose to score the only touchdown of the game. The team really hit its stride in the next game, which was against New England College at Concord, New Hampshire. Tech pushed across two touch- 60 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE downs, and could have scored on numerous other occasions but for untimely penalties called against them. Against Wenthworth Institute at Sargent Field, Textile dominated the play, but did not have the necessary scoring punch when near Wentworth ' s goaline. As a result the game ended in a scoreless tie. Adelphi College of Freeport, Long Island proved to be more than the Red Raiders could handle. The boys from Long Island, with a fast, shifty backfield, operating behind a heavier and more experienced line than Tech could field, romped to an easy 12-0 victory. The sailors aboard the U. S. S. Yosemite were the next victims for the Institute. Fielding a big, but inexperienced, team, the Navy could do nothing to stop the Institute as they rolled to their most impressive vic- tory of the season. Champlain College of Champlain, New York was, like Adelphi, much heavier and more experienced than Tech. After competing against such teams as Conn. University, Champlain found our defense quite vulnerable, and proceeded to an easy 19-0 victory. Textile ended its season at Sargent Field on Thanksgiving Day. Leicester Junior College, a small but scrappy aggregation, furnished the opposition. Played in a sea of mud, the Institute ' s ground game was slowed down con- siderably, but before the final whistle had been blown, the Raiders scored two touchdowns, and added a field goal for a well deserved 17-0 win. With only a few of this year ' s squad leaving at graduation, Coach Has- kell has visions of a banner year for 1949. He has already lined up a ter- rific schedule, which includes such teams as Adelphi College, Champlain College, Maine Maritime, and Wentworth Institute. This assures football enthusiasts at the Institute a season chock full of thrills. Members of the senior class who more than outdid themselves to bring prestige to the Institute were Co-Captains Dick Riley and Maurice Letourneau; Bud Dunham, starting end who also did some of the punting for the squad; Wylie Hamrick, starting tackle and son of Lyman Hamrick, former textile " great; " the " Cold Dust Twins, " Art Ashley and Paul Don- aghy; Tony Cracia, starting guard and a great defensive lineman; Jimmie Lentz, who did a creditable job of filling in for Don Calnan when the latter was injured in the New England game. Also Steve Conet and John Silvia, who did a whale of a job in backing up the line for the Raiders; and, last but not least, Art Peisner, who deserves a lot of credit for his job as senior manager. SEASON ' S RECORD Massachusetts Maritime Academy Nichols Junior College New England College Wentworth Institute Adelphi College U. S. S. Yosemite Champlain College Leicester Junior College THE FABRICATOR, 1949 61 N. B.T.I. Opponent 2 6 13 12 31 19 17 2 First row, left to right — Frantz Brandt, Carlos Hirmas, Miltes Antunes, Jorge Belotti, Cesar Chaul. Second row, left to right — Walter Pollard (Coach), Alfredo Umansky, William Sevilla, Charles Duflot, Lawrence Council, Marco Yeshoua, Salvador Chehade, Isidoro Mitrani, William Isherwood, Jordan Yeleyenides, Her- bert Berger (Manager). Soccer Zcam After a lapse of several years, the New Beford Textile Institute is represented by a Varsity soccer team. It boasts an international lineup with players from the United States, Chile, Mexico, France, Brazil, Greece, Haiti, and Palestine. The team was coached by Mr. Walter Pollard. An excellent season was completed with a record of seven wins and one loss. In the opening game of the season, a smooth passing Textile eleven downed Tabor Academy 2 to in a game played in Marion. The second game found Tech traveling to Boston to meet Suffolk Uni- versity. The Beantowners, although undefeated in 1947 and still having their entire first team intact, fell easy prey to the Millmen. The final score was 6 to 1 in a game played during a heavy rain, which made playing condi- tions hazardous for both teams. 62 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE In the initial home contest of the season, the Red and Cray handed out a 5 to lacing to a younger and more inexperienced New Bedford Vocational aggregation at Ashley Field. The fourth game of the season was played at Bridgewater against the Bridgewater State Teachers College. Although hampered somewhat by the close confines of the local ' s field, Textile turned in an impressive 6 to 1 victory. The game was iced by a four goal scoring drive in the third period. Returning home, Textile played host to its arch rival, Durfee Textile of Fall River, at Brooklawn Park. The visitors were greeted warmly by their New Bedford " cousins, " and, when the smoke cleared, were on the short end of a 5 to 1 count. Once more a big, three goal third period pro- vided the downfall. With a season ' s record of five straight triumphs, the high-flying Tech booters journeyed to Providence to tangle with Brown University. The Bears, with victories over many of our leading eastern colleges, proved too tough for the Millmen, and won going away 9 to 0. The boys, feeling low after this stinging defeat, took it out on a hap- less Rhode Island College of Education eleven to the tune of 6 to in the seventh game of the season, which was also played in Providence. The 1948 finale proved to be the most exciting game of the season. It was a return battle with Durfee Tech in Fall River. It was a tight, de- fensive game throughout; with two minutes remaining in the contest and the score deadlocked at 0-0, Textile ' s captain, Carlos Hirmas, beat Durfee goalie, Walt Gregory, with a shot that broke the tie, and gave the Red Raiders their most treasured win of the season. With almost the same team returning next year, Textile hopes to have another excellent season. SEASON ' S RECORD Tabor Academy Suffolk University New Bedford Vocational Bridgewater State Teachers College Bradford Durfee Technical Institute Brown University Bradford Durfee Technical Institute THE FABRICATOR, 1949 63 N. B.T.I. Opponent 2 6 1 5 6 1 5 1 9 1 First row, left to right — Mr. James Giblin, Mr. Francis Tripp, Mr. William Ferguson, Mr. Joseph Dawson. Second row, left to right — Harold King, Jr., Mr. Louis Fenaux, Mr. Adam Bayreuther, Richard Riley. Athletic Council The New Bedford Textile Institute Athletic Association, a compara- tively new organization in the school, originated at a meeting held by the Directors on September 13, 1948. It was voted that a committee be ap- pointed to encourage and govern all indoor and outdoor sports and handle all athletic business. The committee, comprised of five members of the Institute Faculty, two members of the Institute Trustee Board, and two members of the Stu- dent Body, at its first meeting, elected Mr. Francis Tripp, President; Mr. Adam Bayreuther, Treasurer; Mr. James Giblin, Secretary; Mr. Louis Fen- aux, Assistant Treasurer. At a later meeting, Mr. Fred Beardsworth was appointed to the Association. Student members of the Athletic Association, members of the Junior Class, are elected annually by a vote of the student body. It is the desire of the Association to supervise sports and ascertain that they be conducted in a sportsmanlike and honorable manner. 64 NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE v at«apr « " -,m m » %Kff I»1 BppI «|ufc Eva SSL vj|H » it . ■ . ■ j Wi?m4 ' (3, =.,- - _ Koster of graduates Aitken, William jr. — 32 Durfee Street, New Bedford, Mass. Alazraki, Samuel — Reforma 425, Lomas De Chapultepec, Mexico D. F., Mexico Alcalay, Joseph M. — Via Santa Maria Alia Porta 9, Milan, Italy Alves, Idilio — 924 County Street, New Bedford, Mass. Antunis, Miltes — 47 J. A. Ferreira Prestes, Sorocaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil Ashley, Allen C. jr. — 78 Laurel Street, Fairhaven, Mass. Ashley, Arthur S. — 33 Elm Street, South Dartmouth, Mass. Baker, Kimball A., Jr. — 15 North Pleasant Street, South Dartmouth, Mass. Bargiel, Edwin A. — 258 Nash Road, New Bedford, Mass. Barney, Allen F. — 286 Walnut Street, Manchester, New Hampshire Bates, Allan S. — 22 Creystone Avenue, North Dartmouth, Mass. Benario, Van S. — 382 Wadsworth Avenue, New York 33, N. Y. Berube, Arsene J. — 153 Elm Street, New Bedford, Mass. Bialobos, Andre — 146 Rue de Courcelles, Paris 8, France, c o Jehiel Bibeau, Arthur Jr. — 218 Whitman Street, New Bedford, Mass. Boucher, Wilfred A. Jr. — 482 Cottage Street, New Bedford, Mass. Bradley, Thomas D. — 215 Hersom Street, New Bedford, Mass. Carabell, Sidney — 796 East 175 Street, Bronx 60, N. Y. Carter, Alfred — 593 Cottage Street, New Bedford, Mass. Cohen, Sheldon H. — 464 Summer Street, New Bedford, Mass. Collins, Melvin — 3033 Coney Island Avenue, Brooklyn, New York Condon, William D. — 514 Washington Street, Fairhaven, Mass. Cree, Janice R. — 196 Campbell Street, New Bedford, Mass. Desjardins, Charles H. — 101 Carlisle Street, New Bedford, Mass. Desjardins. Julien A. — 114 South Street, New Bedford, Mass. Dionne, Gerald O. — 82 Swift Street, New Bedford, Mass. Donaghy, Paul A. Jr. — 215 Green Street, Fairhaven, Mass. Dubreuil, Richardson A. — 368 Mill Street, New Bedford, Mass. Duflot, Charles — 60 Rue d ' Arras, Seclin, Nord, France Dunham, Arthur A. — 139 Chestnut Street, New Bedford, Mass. Fortin, Jacques — 42 Fraser Street, Levis, P. Q., Canada Gagnon, Janine — 446 North Front Street, New Bedford, Mass. Gates, Roger E. — 35 Lucas Street, New Bedford, Mass. Gifford, Lindsey S. Jr. — 51 Pleasant Street, Fairhaven, Mass. Glasner, Marvin — 1710 Andrews Avenue, Bronx, N. Y. Gomes, Noah — 120 Mill Road, Mattapoisett, Mass. Gonet, Stephen F. — 63 Sycamore Street, Fairhaven, Mass. Greenwald, Morton — 649 Banner Avenue, Brooklyn, N. Y. Guillot, Arthur E. — 57 River Street, Baltic, Conn. Hall, Stephen R. Jr. — 121 Main Street, Fairhaven, Mass. Handley, John H. — 16 Maple Avenue, Fairhaven, Mass. Handy, John K. — 47 Ethelridge Road, White Plains, New York Haworth, Raymond — 13 Viall Street, New Bedford, Mass. Heaps, Robert M. — 110 Beekman Avenue, Mt. Vernon, N. Y. Helfand, Samuel — 513 Slocum Road, North Dartmouth, Mass. 66 NEWBEDFORDTEXTILE Hinds, Francis M. — 352 Union Street, New Bedford, Mass. Hutchinson, Joseph C. — 130 Garfield Street, New Bedford, Mass. Isherwood, William — 1148 Dutton Street, New Bedford, Mass. Kalpagian, Harry S. — 250 Dutcher Street, Hopedale, Mass. King, Harold Jr. — 5 Jenny Lind Street, New Bedford, Mass. King, Rodney T. — 95 Allen Street, New Bedford, Mass. Kline, Emanuel — 1064 East 5th Street, Brooklyn 30, N. Y. Kranich, Ivan M. — 213 Carlisle Avenue, York, Pa. Kuehn, Albert D. — 24 Ocean Terrace, Lynn, Mass. Landis, William A., Jr. — 917 West End Ave., Statesville, N. Carolina Lazarus, Elliot J.- — 62 Thomas Avenue, Baldwin, L. I., N. Y. Lederman, Isaac — Casilla 1304, La Paz, Bolivia Lehman, Robert P. — 256 Shaw Street, New Bedford, Mass. Lee, Shee Y. — 16 South Second Street, New Bedford, Mass. Lemieux, Thomas H. — 47 Wilbur Avenue, North Dartmouth, Mass. Lentz, James W. — 143 Parker Street, New Bedford, Mass. Lester, Milton — 1542 East 8th Street, Brooklyn, N. Y. Letourneau, Maurice S. — 26 South Sixth Street, New Bedford, Mass. Limerick, Christopher J. Jr. — 39 Shawmut Ave., New Bedford, Mass. Marshall, Joseph — 213 Austin Street, New Bedford, Mass. Matyanowski, Boleslaw P. — 27 Kenyon Street, New Bedford, Mass. Mee, Norman J. — 267 State Road, North Dartmouth, Mass. Mello, John J. — 325 Austin Street, New Bedford, Mass. Monfils, Emile J. — 104 Locust Street, New Bedford, Mass. Muir, Christine — 118 Parker Street, New Bedford, Mass. Nisbet, James R. — 115 Summer Street, New Bedford, Mass. Pappas, Charles — 164V2 Cedar Grove Street, New Bedford, Mass. Peisner, Arthur B. — 44 Ruth Street, New Bedford, Mass. Poulton, John Jr. — 2221 Purchase Street, New Bedford, Mass. Privette, William C. — Box 386, Swepsonville, N. Carolina Resendes, Earl A. — 39 Aldrich Court, Portsmouth, New Hampshire Riley, Richard E. — 5 Tilton Street, New Bedford, Mass. Rogers, Harold — 62 Howland Road, Fairhaven, Mass. Sarkes, Barbara — 18 Austin Court, New Bedford, Mass. Siegel, Henry J. — 27 West 96th Street, New York, N. Y. Silveira, Raymond K. — 14 West Street, New Bedford, Mass. Silvia, John Jr. — 173 Smith Street, New Bedford, Mass. Sisson, Clayton Jr. — 202 Park Street, New Bedford, Mass. Smallbone, Sidney A.- — -9 Centre Street, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada Szabo, Steven — 845 Pennington Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey Taylor, Norman W. Jr. — 66 Mt. Pleasant Street, New Bedford, Mass. Turner, Priscilla A. — 53 Prospect Street, South Dartmouth, Mass. Vanasse, Bernard V. — 69 Mt. Pleasant Street, New Bedford, Mass. Viera, Joseph E. — 106 Osborn Street, South Dartmouth, Mass. Wood, Albert C. — 24 Sanford Street, Pawtucket, R. I. Wood, Edward B.— 436 Cedar Grove Street, New Bedford, Mass. Zobel, Gerald — 280 Ft. Washington Avenue, New York, New York. THE FABRICATOR, 1949 67 Alumni Boosters Robert E. Achorn Jr. ' 15 — 35 Maple St., Danielson, Conn. James A. Adams ' 08 — St. George, Beauce, Canada Antonio Barreiro — 651 Dartmouth St., So. Dartmouth, Mass. Murray F. Barrows ' 05 — 1 Middle St., So. Dartmouth, Mass. Howard S. Bates ' 33 — 79 Chestnut St., Fairhaven, Mass. Clifford N. Beck ' 36 — 34 Caywood St., New Bedford, Mass. Armand L. Bellavance ' 39 — Watervliet Arsenal, Watervliet, N. Y. Wright Bolton, Jr. — Soule Mill, New Bedford, Mass. Pierette A. Bougie ' 47 — 68 Humphrey St., New Bedford, Mass. Cordon S. Bradley ' 47 — 13 Candle Lane, Hicksville, L. I., N. Y. Herbert A. Briggs ' 39 — 595 Jackson Drive, Oshkosk, Wisconsin E. Vincent Brimley ' 22 — 135 Chestnut St., New Bedford, Mass. Abram Brooks — 3136 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford, Mass. Romeo Brunette ' 22 — 251 Wilbur St., New Bedford, Mass. Malcolm E. Campbell ' 22 — N. C. State College, Raleigh, N. C. Denis Dauteuil ' 47— 604-80th St., No. Bergen, N. J. Wilbur W. Delano ' 40 — Eureka Printing Co., Clifton, N. J. Rudolph C. Dick ' 13 — Haverhill Rd., Topsfield, Mass. Paul A. Donaghy ' 22 — 215 Green St., Fairhaven, Mass. Thomas J. Dwyer ' 37 — 1509 Walker Ave., Greensboro, N. C. John L. Fawcett ' 28 — 144 Martin Ave., Hempstead, L. I., N. Y. Michelangelo Fera ' 48 — Firestone Textile, New Bedford, Mass. Clifford P. Flanagan ' 39 — Charlotte Finishing Co., Charlotte, N. C. Faith Broadmeadow Ford ' 42 — Rt. No. 1, Bowersville, Ga. D. A. French ' 18 — Gastonia, N. C. Edward A. Friedberg ' 30 — 26 Madison St., Taunton, Mass. Barbara Manchester Gamper ' 42 — 149-35 No. Blvd., Flushing, L. I., N Y Walter G. Hamlen Jr. ' 17 — 1616 Walnut St., Philadelphia, Pa. Lyman A. Hamrick ' 20 — Gaffney, S. C. Harold W. Horton ' 19 — 26 Tryon Ave., Rumford, R. I. Edgar R. Lachance ' 32 — 7 L ' Homme St., Danielson, Conn. Alice E. LaPointe ' 43 — 129 Purchase St., New Bedford, Mass. John J. Lyons ' 48 — 71 Lafayette St., New Bedford, Mass. Albert Malick ' 33 — 18 Barnett St., Bloomfield, N. J. George B. Monk ' 44 — 148 Hendrickson Ave., Rockville Center, N. Y. Stephen R. Moore ' 13 — 22 Highland St.. Cranston 9, R. I. E. L. " Red " Murphy ' 26 — 209 Hobart St., Wollaston 70, Mass. Francis H. Nelson ' 07 — 367 Reed St., New Bedford. Mass. Lorraine Norwood ' 47 — 4 Bearce Ave., Lewiston, Maine T. B. O ' Brien ' 12—550 West 23rd St., New York 11. N. Y. Gilbert A. Othote ' 30 — Fairforest Co., 40 Worth St., N. Y., N. Y. Joseph L. Paradis ' 25 — 4309 Princeton Ave., Greensboro, N. C. Caldwell Ragan ' 20 — 706 S. 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I I i Photograph Studio iJihu 4th Floor 82 CONGRATULATIONS AND BEST WISHES TO CLASS OF ' 49 ! i United Merchants and Manufacturers. Inc. Finishing Division NEW ENGLAND PLANTS Fabric Production Division Arkwright Corporation Fall River, Massachusetts Davis Screen Plant Fall River, Massachusetts Midland Print Works Fall River, Massachusetts Arkwright Corporation Fall River, Massachusetts Ashland Corporation Jewett City, Connecticut flHCD PRODUCTS xoo tfG w tfG s % HO o i M : H S v G DETERGENT 240 — A synthetic detergent for scouring, dyeing and finishing operations which is highly resistant to acids, alkalis and salts. It is particularly effective in hard water and is a highly efficient replacement for soap. AHCOBASE OIL W-100 and AHCOTEX W-100, being a base oil and a soluble oil respectively. AHCOSPUN SIZES A complete range of sizing materials for warp sizing. AHCOWET RS Excellent wetting and rewetting agent, unaffected by acids and hard water. Recommended for dyeing and finishing operations. AHCOVELS | — Synthetic substantive softeners. Resistant to age- ing. For cottons and rayons. Excellent for wool blends containing cotton and or rayon. ' Trademark Reg. Specialties for all types of chemical processing. State your problem and let us make recommendations. ARNOLD, HOFFMAN CO. INCORPO Manufacturing Chemists OVIDENCE, R. I. Established 1815. Plants at Dighton, Mass,, Charlotte, N. C, and Cincinnati, O. NEW YORK -BOSTON • PHILADELPHIA CHARLOTTE •CINCINNATI 83 ( i i i i j J CHARLES B. JOHNSON ! i i ! j | Warp Slashers ! i i i ! PATERSON, NEW JERSEY I i i i j j J. S. FALLOW CO. — New England and Canadian Agents j j NEW BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS j i i ! i 1 i i i ) i | 3 New NON - IONIC RHOPLEXES | j For Faster Finishing and Finishes Thar are FAST j j COMPATIBLE — Use in same bath with acids, bases, salts, other resins, cationic and anionic softeners, and water j repellents. j ) VERSATILE - Impart desirable handles with increased fullness j | and drape. { { DURABLE — Produce durable finishes, and enhance the ap- j j pearance of a wide variety of fabrics. j ' ) ECONOMICAL — Cut processing time. ONE bath gives perman- j j clear finish. No curing necessary. Just ! ! apply and let dry. I I j j RHOPLEX FRN RHOPLEX WN-66 RHOPLEX WN-75 j For a soft, full handle Full, intermediate firmness For a crisp-starch-like handle j j RHOPLEX is a trade-mark, Reg. U. S. Pat. Office I ! I | ROHM HAAS COMPANY j WASHINGTON SQUARE, PHILADELPHIA 5, PA. j i 84 FULLERCRIPT TEXTILE BRUSHES Save Time and Money for You From Carding to finishing, special Fullergript Brushes bring big economies because each brush is specially designed for each indiv dual mill operation. The unique construction of Fullergript brushes gives them outstanding ad- vantages for every textile need. It will pay you to investigate these longer- wearing, better-performing brushes. Write to — FULLERCRIPT DIVISION THE FULLER BRUSH COMPANY Hartford 2 Connecticut THE NEW BEDFORD COTTON MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION wishes the Graduating Class of 1949 the Best of Success for the coming years 85 i The basically different Textile fibre PRODUCED BY THE NATIONAL PLASTIC PRODUCTS CO. j ODENTON, MARYLAND j Knowles Loom Reed Works, Inc. Joseph Dawson, Jr., Pres. and Treas. Manufacturers of LOOM REEDS for Cotton, Silk, Rayon, Nylon, Class, Woolen also Light and Heavy Duck. LOOM! Pitch Band Reeds Metal Reeds Stainless Steel and Chromium Plate • Textile Mill Supplies Leather Belting 69 years of continuous service. 114 MYRTLE STREET TEL. 2-6204 NEW BEDFORD, MASS. U. S. A. 86 ! I i Compliments of I I i ! I ! Hudson Worsted Company i Established 1895 Incorporated 1908 ! i I i I COMMISSION COMBERS i ! i ! ALL GRADES OF WOOL I ! i ! MOHAIR AND ALPACA I I | 43 Broad Street Hudson, Massachusetts ! ! I i i ! i I i ! i ! j Compliments of I ! i i I j " Dionne Spinning Mills Co. j i i ! j St. George West, Beauce, Quebec, Canada I I j I j j MANUFACTURERS OF SPUN RAYON AND BLENDS j I i ! j President: Arsene Dionne Vice President: Ludger Dionne I ! ! i I 87 I MORRISON MACHINE COMPANY f MANUFACTURERS OF Textile, Dyeing, Finishing and Processing Machinery CONTROLLED COMPRESSIVE SHRINKING MACHINES Sole Manufacturers of Williams Units Office and Works 1171 - 1225 Madison Avenue, Paterson, N. J., U. S. A. ECONOMICAL, TROUBLE-PROOF FORMULAS ON YOUR COLOR MATCHES OR NEW COLOR-LINES. PROMPT DELIVERY OF DYESTUFFS FROM NEARBY WAREHOUSE STOCKS. Ite ww first NATIONAL ANILINE DIVISION • allied chemical dye corp. Aft D ♦ (i II Vl AMV " r " ,M ' ™ ,IIIE ' ICJ ' WIUOElFHtt ■ CHICABO • SAN FRANCISCO • PORTLAND. ORE. 4U Kecior it., New TOrK 0, N. T. wuam • aiuLom ■ Atlanta • new Orleans ■ chaitanoosa • Toronto , 88 KicrvA Dcncnon NEW BEDFORD MASSACHUSETTS ! YOUR FAVORITE DEPARTMENT STORE A CAREER IS OPEN A Career in Textile Testing, Development and Research is open to members of this Graduating Class of New Bedford Textile Institute. The United States Testing Company — the largest textile Testing Lab- oratory in this country — needs sound, capable textile school graduates as fabric technicians, dye chemists and microscopists. Not only is a successful career in laboratory fields offered, but association with the United States Testing Company can be the basis for a great technical career in textile manufacturing and processing, and allied industries. You are invited to write to the Personnel Director. United States Testing Company, Inc. Established 1880 HOBOKEN. NEW JERSEY New York, N. Y. Chicago, 111. Boston, Mass. Philadelphia, Pa. Woonsocket, R. I. Los Angeles, Calif. 89 REVERE TEXTILE PRINT ROLLS A New Bedford Product Famous For a Hundred Years For more than a century the New Bedford division of Revere Copper and Brass Incor- porated has been making textile print rolls. As a result of this long experience the Revere or- ganization is in a unique position to know and understand practical textile printing problems and how to meet them with rolls best adapted to give efficient, economical service. Textile print roll requirements are severely exacting. The copper must be homogeneous, free from imperfections, impurities, hard spots, strata, blow holes. It must be evenly, precise- ly tempered, sufficiently ductile to be " picked up " bv the engraver ' s tool, yet sufficiently hard to enable the edges of the engraving to stand, without becoming rounded or burred, through long service. The rolls must be perfectly concentric : they must be straight within close tolerance limits ; they must be strong enough to drive a heavy printing cylinder by friction; tough enough to withstand repeated pushing on and off man- drel: and must have the smoothness and tex- ture required to prevent the edges of the en- graving from being eroded by the " doctor " blades. The standard, most economical roll is the solid wall copper roll. Rolls of this type can be re- peatedly re-engraved, the old engraving being turned off. An average size solid wall copper roll should permit at least 25 such turn-offs, thus affording 26 new engraving surfaces dur- ing its life. Also available are cheaper rolls, " re-built " by drawing new copper tubes over cores consist- ing of old turned-down rolls. However, these are more likely to cause trouble, and in the end are definitely more expensive than the solid wall rolls. Revere specialists with many years of experi- ence in this field are at your service to assist you in specifying and obtaining rolls best adapted to serve your individual requirements Revere ability to render capable service of this kind is perhaps best attested by the fact that a large proportion of all textile print rolls in use throughout the United States today are of Revere make. Revere Copper and Brass Incorporated FOUNDED BY PAUL REVERE- 1801 Compliments of NASHAWENA MILLS NONQUITT MILLS NEW BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS «♦ 90 Compliments of Compliments of O ' Brien Products, Inc. Lambeth Rope Corporation COTTON WASTE 550 West 23rd Street NEW BEDFORD NEW YORK MASSACHUSETTS " M - B " Amoskeag PNEUMATIC ROLL Compliments of PICKER This is NOT a grinder, but the original pneumatic tool espec- Hoosac Mills iolly designed for the Specific Purpose of Removing Lint and 1 Fly from the top rolls and other H parts of the drafting elements Corporation on Spinning Frames also Rov- B ing Frames. JQn Spindle design permits using W|f Pick (which gathers the fly and Jm lint) 3 16 " diameter by 5 " New Bedford flSjin. long when used on Spinning lypM | Frames and 3 16 " diameter fS|S|ll| 1 by 7 " long when used on Rov- ■Plrf I ing Frames. Exhaust air direct- North Adams mLJ ed back of roll picker to prevenf WU Kj fly and lint from being blown IJBP ' into yarn when spinning — Pat- ■Bp ent Applied For. Special grease- MASSACHUSETTS ■p sealed bearings. No lubrication WM required. Weight only 14 ox. Representatives in principal 1 Textile Centers. rm . iJ:i-]» «r j i H E % 130-134 E. Larned St. ■ ▼■ Detroit 26, Michigan i - 91 - ' Bm " ' 4m - ' -mmfi-mm+ - mm - t- mri 4mmnf m - i i--maB- -i -ii Compliments of WITH BEST WISHES Leno Elastic Web OyestuS Makers Since 2859 Company, Inc. New Bedford, Massachusetts §§ Compliments of Compliments of UNITED TEXTILE William Barnet and WORKERS Son, Inc. OF AMERICA Manufacturers of A. F. of L. Local Union No. 36 REWORKED WOOLS AND George R. Ward, President CARNETTED STOCKS John Vertente, Jr., Wools -- Rayon -- Cotton — Nylon Secretary and Business Agent Albany, New York William J. Richard, Recording Sec. Mills at Rensselaer, New York 92 ►,► COilLEC UNDEK AUIMOBIlr OF THE C O C A • C O l » COMPANY 8 » COCA-COLA BOTTLING COMPANY OF NEW BEDFORD A M C O Manufacturers of Humidifying and Air Conditioning Devices Since 1888 For over fifty years American Moistening Company has been building efficient humi- difying and air conditioning equipment for the textile industry. Our research and ex- perimentation in this field has led to the development of a large majority of the equipment in use today. AMCO engineers will gladly make a survey and submit recom- mendations to meet any particular condi- tions and needs. AMERBCAN MOISTENING CO. Executive Office PROVIDENCE 1, RHODE ISLAND Boston 9, Mass. Atlanta 2, Ga. Charlotte 1, N. C. J. S. FALLOW Cr CO. I 279 Union St., New Bedford, Mass. j Tel. 6-8589 i TEXTILE EQUIPMENT — j NEW AND USED ( Manufacturer ' s Agents for — Aldrich Pick- ing Equipment; Brown Instruments for Slashers; F F Bunch Builders; Gibbs Shuttle Truing Machines; C. B. Johnson Slashers; Lambeth Lug Straps; Mono Rail | Systems; Parker Bobbins and Spools; j Reeves Drives; Sipp-Eastwood Warp- j ers and Creels; Seco Viso-O-Matic Oil Cups; Walton Receptacles; Wolverine Slasher Hoods Compliments of Wyandotte Worsted Company MILLS AT Waterville, Maine Pittsfield, Massachusetts Rochester, New Hampshire Central Village, Connecticut 93 It ' s here! Come in and see it! THE NEW ROYAL PORTABLE... TYPEWRITER HEADQUARTERS, Inc. 271 Union Street Telephone 5-7034 New Bedford, Mass. Compliments of FISK CORD . IHv MILLS REYNOLDS K i Cotton Rayon Tire Cord PRINTING in f Carded Cotton Yarns INC. Textile Division Year Book Printers United States » ' •• TO (l-Tltl Rubber Company New Bedford, Massachusetts Compliments of SOULE MILL New Bedford, Massachusetts Getting UNEVEN yarn? , u P e trou- We . for Ihey vv. I ihem ot r olls to drag- » " P ■ , ace regolor. ™ri° have o truel osthey VWe n V a " " ever. B - - ° 5 e -es so much. DIXON LUBRICATING SADDLE COMPANY Established 1876 •RISTOL • RHODE ISLAND, U. S. A. :■ w...i. .■-•: .. w . ™ .i,:,-.:. ...-:. : ;.- |i p0 ' iH. LOCK-IN SADDLE Has device for oiling top rolls with very little attention. May be used to weight all three rolls or (by reversing bock saddle) to weight front and back rolls only. One of many different types that we furnish. .« es ReP res Southern So»e P.O. Bo l 1 Ag ent P.O. Bo% 7 94 Compliments of BETA CHAPTER J I ! PHI PSI FRATERNITY I Compliment ' s of 1663 Purchase Street New Bedford, Massachusetts DELTA CHAPTER j DELTA KAPPA PHI I j } hosts to National Convention on I 50th Anniversary 1899- 1949 Compliments of PHI ZETA SIGMA SORORITY « $$ % Compliments of A FRIEND « $£»» Finishes (Cation active) j Synthetic Detergents Sulphonated Tallows Sulphonated Oils | Wetting Agents Hydrosulfites Printing Cums j j Ask for samples and Leaflets j JacquesWolf Co. i MANUFACTURING CHEMISTS AND IMPORTERS i PASSAIC N.J. 95 ♦:♦■• - Leading Shuttle Improvements come from WATSON - WILLIAMS The new and exclusive Locking-Tip Sleeve (pictured here) which anchors shuttle tips forever, is Watson-Williams ' latest and most outstanding shuttle improvement now available on all Watson-Williams ' shuttles for wool, worsted, cotton and silk weaving. WATSON -WILLIAMS MFC. CO. MILLBURY, MASS. Compliments of Compliments of E. F. HOUGHTON CO. SOUTHWELL COMBING Textile Processing Oils and COMPANY Chemicals Commission Wool Combers 303 West Lehigh Avenue English System -- French System Philadelphia, Pa. North Chelmsford, Massachusetts Compliments of Compliments of CORN PRODUCTS SALES COMPANY HARRY ALTMAN President suppliers of Starches and Dextrines for the Textile Trade Atlantic Manufacturing Company, Inc. 17 Battery Place New York 4, New York New Bedford, Massachusetts INCORPOR AT vfamuficictfi unf temiZtL- 394 - 398 FRELINCHUYSEN AVE. NEWARK 5, N. J. «— • «. 96 Compliments of Compliments of GOLLIS MEN ' S COSNOLD MILLS APPAREL CORPORATION New Bedford, Massachusetts New Bedford, Massachusetts Compliments of Best Wishes NAVAHO WEAVING TIOGA SILK COMPANY, Inc. CORPORATION 469 Seventh Avenue Fall River Massachusetts New York City, New York PEITAVINO SILK MILL, Inc. THE WEBSTER LOOM HARNESS CO. Commission Weaving on Rayons Established 1879 Henry L. Marble, Prop. Twills Dress Goods Dealers in Loom Harnesses Serges Neckties Heddles, Heddle Frames, Shuttles and Drop Fancys Underwear wires -- Also Re-Conditioned Heddles and Drop Wires 116 Sawyer Street Border City Mill No. 2 Telephone 2-4022 New Bedford, Mass. Weaver Street Fall River, Mass. 1 1 97 ATLAS COLOR CHEMICAL CO. Greetings 11-15 Wharf St. Boston, Massachusetts Manufacturers and Distributors of TEXTILE WORKERS Chemicals -- Textile Specialties — Dyestuffs UNION OF AMERICA Detergents, Scouring Agents, Fulling Agents, C. I. O. Penetrators, Vat Assistant, Strippers, Fire- Proofing Agents, Water-Proofing Agents, Mildew-Proofing Agents, Chrome Assistant New Bedford Joint Board Compliments of Compliments of CREYEACLE MILLS, Inc. BETA CHAPTER Weavers of RAYON AND COTTON FABRICS SIGMA PHI TAU FRATERNITY 44 RUTH STREET New Bedford, Mass. WEAR YOUR CLASS RING For Quick Recognition Compliments of Order from: TOM GALVIN THE ORCHID DINER L. G. Balfour Co., Attleboro, Mass. 805 Rockdale Avenue Club Insignia -- Stationery -- Pro- grams - Awards ORCHID DINER ANNEX L. G. BALFOUR 1109 Purchase Street COMPANY New Bedford, Massachusetts Attleboro Massachusetts 98 A Friend The Atlantic Restaurant, 922 Purchase St. i i i Compliments of j i i i Allen ' s Cut Rate Perfumers, 836 Purchase St. (Tel. 3-8561) j i I F. S. Brightman Company, 498 Pleasant St. ( Cheap John ' s Joke and Record Shop, 152 Union St. Frates Motors, Inc., 1132 Purchase St. j Hathaway Laundry, 6 Campbell St. 3 Hawes Electric Company, 592 Pleasant St. I H. M. C. Cutlery Company, 1016 Purchase St. Hotel Pharmacy, Wm. Blume, Reg. Pharm., 724 Pleasant St. j j Karten s Jewelers, 939 Purchase St. Lucas Diner and Grill, 315 No. Water St. Lunds Corner Auto Supply, 2147 Acushnet Ave. " Mason ' s " , 795 Purchase St. i Fred Mendes Barber Shop, 522 Pleasant St. j Mongeau Shoe Store, 801 Purchase St. Parson ' s Laundry, 270 Acushnet Ave. j Payne Optical Company, 694 Pleasant St. Al Sheehan, Purchase and Willis St. j Pop Smith ' s Sporting Goods, 1875 Acushnet Ave. Spencer Shoe Company, 848 Purchase St. j Mason M. Taber, Insurance, First National Bank Building ! C. F. Wing Company, 790 Purchase St. j I r v I Compliments of THE KEYSTONE j Home of Office Appliances 193 Union St. -- Tel. 5-7451 I I i i 99 ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The " Fabricator " Staff wishes to express its gratitude to the students, their wives, Faculty members, and friends whose helpfulness contributed greatly to the success of this publication. We thank the advertisers for their confidence and generous support; we recommend their products and services to the readers. INDEX TO ADVERTISERS page American Moistening Co 93 American Thread Co 79 Arnold, Hoffman Co., Inc 83 Atlas Color and Chemical Co 98 Atlantic Minufacturing Co., Inc 96 Bates Fabrics 75 L. G. Balfour Co 98 William Barnet and Son, Inc 92 Cherry Co. — Photo Studio 82 Ciba Company, Inc 69 Coca-Cola 93 Colloids, Inc . ' . . . 96 Corn Products Sales Co 96 Deering, Milliken Co., Inc 73 Delta Kappa Phi Fraternity 95 Dionne Spinning Mills Co 87 Dixon Lubricating Saddle Co 94 E. I. Dupont Co 74 J. S. Fallow Co 93 Fisk Cord Mills 94 The Fuller Brush Co 85 Geigy 92 Gollis Men ' s Apparel 97 Gosnold Mills Corp 97 Greyeagle Mills, Inc 98 Handler ' s Sporting Goods 95 Hoosac Mills Corp 91 E. F. Houghton Co 96 Hudson Worsted Co 87 Charles B. Johnson 84 Knowles Loom Reed Works, Inc 86 Lambeth Rope Corp 91 Leno Elastic Web Co., Inc 92 Linder Co., Inc 78 M B Products 91 Morrison Machine Co 88 page . .90 Nashawena Mills — Nonquitt Mills . National Aniline 88 Navaho Weaving Corp 97 New Bedford Cotton Mfg. Assoc 85 O ' Brien Products, Inc 91 The Orchid Diner 98 Peitavino Silk Mill, Inc 97 Pequot Mills 70 Phi Psi Fraternity . . . 95 Phi Zeta Sigma Sorority 95 Reigel Textile Corp 76 Robert Reiner Inc 77 Reynolds Printing, Inc 94 Revere Copper Brass, Inc 90 Rohm Haas Co 84 Royce Chemical Co 71 Star Store 89 Saran (The National Plastics Products Co. ) 86 Sigma Phi Tau Fraternity . . . 98 Soule Mill 94 Southwell Combing Co 96 Stowe- Woodward, Inc 80 Textile Workers Union of America C. I. 98 Tioga Silk Co., Inc 97 Typewriter Headquarters, Inc 94 United Merchants Mfg., Inc 83 United States Testing Co., Inc 89 United Textile Workers of America A. F. L 92 Wamsutta Mills 81 Watson-Williams Mfg. Co 96 The Webster Loom Harness Co 97 Wellington Sears Co., Inc 72 Jacques Wolf Co 95 Wyandotte Worsted Co 93 100


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