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

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NEW BEDFORD INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY REFERENCE LIBRARY. • • VOLUME NO 20063 Form NBIT50. 5M-9-60-928767 9S3 LD377SZ) 3 r,3 c 1: To record events and familiar happenings as they occur during these student years is to arrest the inexorable fleetness of time; to contain within a phrase the illusiveness of warm friendly re- lations; to hold in suspension wit and humor and young laughter; to recreate a moment pregnant with animation; to attempt all this has been our purpose. THE 1953 FABRICATOR STAFF " oreword We Dedicate Pwttk eev (sfr-atitude and Otncere iSgS ' pect this the fabricator of )9S3 to J John E Foster J " President who has unselfishly oiven so much of his time to the welfare of the students and to the ex- pansion of the Institute, and under -whose Guidance we feel that yew Bedford lepctlle Institute -will attain hioher academic standino CHRISTIAN A. HERTER GOVERNOR OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS d5oard oP Jrudteed OFFICERS OF THE BOARD JOHN A. SHEA, President PHILIP MANCHESTER, Sr., Vice-President TIMOTHY J. MANNING, Secretary TRUSTEES Ex-officio His Honor Edward C. Peirce, 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, 1953 Charles Arendt Timothy J. Manning Ida D. Epstein William E. King James B. Moniz TERM EXPIRES JUNE 30, 1954 Nils V. Nelson John A. Shea Philip Manchester, Sr. George E. Carignan E. Ferris Almada TERM EXPIRES JUNE 30, 1955 John Vertente, Jr. Albert Medeiros Laurent Fauteux Dennis J. Murphy Raymond R. McEvoy II lemberd of the d5oard of JrudteeA Left to Right: Mr. John Vertente Jr., Mr. Philip Manchester, St., Vice President, Mr. John E. Foster, Mr. James B. Moniz, Mr. Timothy J. Manning Secretary, Mr. George E. Carignan, Mr. Albert Medeiros, Mrs. Ida Epstein, Miss E. Ferris Almada. 8 JOHN E. FOSTER PRESIDENT of the NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE INSTITUTE FRANCIS TRIPP AUGUSTUS SUVA Dean of Faculty Dean of Students uracil itu JOHN E. FOSTER, President FRANCIS TRIPP, Dean of Faculty AUGUSTUS SILVA, Dean of Students TEXTILE ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT Professor James L. Giblin, Head of Department COTTON YARN PREPARATION DIVISION Asso. Prof. Frank Holden, Head of Division Asst. Prof. Louis Pacheco, Jr. Mr. William S. Kirk " WEAVING DIVISION Asso. Prof. Fred Beardsworth, Head of Division Asst. Prof. Antone Rodil Mr. Richard K. Molyneux Mr. John T. Regan KNITTING DIVISION Asso. Prof. Edward H. Cloutier, Head of Division TESTING DIVISION Mr. Clifford N. Beck ART DIVISION Miss Nancy A. Allen ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT Asst. Prof. Howard C. Tinkham, Head of Dept. Asst. Prof Adam Bayreuther Mr. John R. Barylski Mr. Lawrence M. Sylvia Mr. Warren M. Holt Mr. Lenine Gonsalves CHEMISTRY, DYEING and FINISHING DEPARTMENT Professor Francis Tripp, Head of Department Asso. Prof. John C. Broadmeadow Asso. Prof. Edward J. Dupre Asso. Prof. Louis E. F. Fenaux Mr. Ferdinand P. Fiocchi ENGLISH DEPARTMENT Asst. Prof. Augustus Silva, Head of Department HUMANITIES DEPARTMENT Asst. Prof. Leo M. Sullivan, Head of Department muiUBUui. Li 1U UMMWH mMMOn - JUMMJLUjJ ). f HUM 1UQ C nqliih and rtuntaniliei C ic l 9 aid Left to Right: Assistant Professor Leo M. Sullivan, Assistant Professor Augustus Silva. 10 Jextlle C nalneerlna dJepartment Standing: Mr. Kirk, Professor Giblin, Assistant Professor Cloutier, Mr. Beck, Mr. Regan. Silting: Mr. Molyneux, Associate Professor Beardsworth, Mis9 Allen, Associate Professor Holden, Assistant Professor Paclieco, Assistant Professor- Rodil. £ naineenn 9 f Department ep Standing: Mr. Barylski, Mr. Gonsalves, Mr. Holt. Sitting: Mr. Sylvia, Assistant Professor Tinkham, Assistant Professor Bayreuther. L hemidtru, = ' ueina am a rlnlshina eJDepartment a mi Left to Right: Associate Professor Broadmeadow, Mr. Fiocchi, Professor Tripp, Associate Professor Fenaux, Associate Professor Dupre. 1 12 TcLmLnidtration Left to Right: Mrs. Cecilia Zeitler, Senior Bookkeeper; Mrs. Estelle Dowd, Junior Clerk; Mrs. Mary F. Makin, Treasurer. " Andy L udiodi land -_ T New " Bedford Textile Institute TBI . We fi olfVfOim College m B. S. DEGREES OFFERED IN ENGINEERING TEXTILES CHEMISTRY il Hi • I! ' Hi TEXTILE TECHNOLOGY DESIGN AND FASHION MACHINE DESIGN June 5, 1953 To the Class of 1953: To those of us who have aspired to a certain goal, we have a deep feeling of satisfaction when we have success- fully met the challenge. The members of the class of 1953 should take a great deal of pride in having accomplished that which they set out to do several years ago. Let me remind you, however, that you are embarking on a new and far greater adventure, one that will not span a few short years but one which will determine your mettle. That adventure is the career of life, with a test far more important and decisive than that of the classroom. I feel that you as graduates of the New Bedford Textile Institute will meet that challenge and pass the test. With best wishes, JEF:ed 15 » ' CL Offi icerd JOSEPH CARANDO President BEVERLY GERSTEIN Treasurer RAYMOND A. CHAR TIER Secretary GERALD R. ESCOLAS Vice-President A THE GRA Richard Armani) Bachand Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry " Confess and be hanged. " Fabricator Staff, Football 1, 2,; Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4. Winthrop Sears Baker Phi Psi B.S., Textile Engineering " Cards were at first for benefit designed, sent to amuse, not to enslave the mind. " N " Winnie " Raymond Lorenzo Blanchard Phi Psi B.S., Machine Design " Red " " We desire nothing so much, as we ought not to have. " Class Treasurer 1, Vice-President 3; Student ' s Com- mittee 1, 3; Charter Member of Engineering Club, Secretary 4; Junior Prom Committee; Fabricator Sport ' s Editor; Football 1; Basket- ball 1, 2, 3, 4, Captain 3, 4; Soccer 3, 4; Tennis 2, 3, 4. 18 DUATES James Leonard Bold B.S. Machine Design " It is better to study late than never. " Charter Member of Engineering Club. " Jim Wallace Frederick Burba Delta Kappa Phi B.S. Machine Design " Everyone excels in something in which another jails. " Class Secretary 3; Student ' s Committee 3; Engineer- ing Club 3, 4; Junior Prom Committee; Fab- ricator Staff. Lee Clinton Calderwood Phi Psi B.S. Machine Design " Questions are never indiscreet; answers sometimes are. " Charter Member of Engineering Club, President 4; Fabricator Staff; Basketball 2. 19 Lee " VLlrrLcator S3 James Vincent Campbell B.S. Textile Engineering " Make a fortune by honest means, if not, by any means make a fortune. " Class Vice-President 2; Student ' s Committee 2; Chair- man Junior Prom Committee; Fabricator His- torical Editor; Head Football Manager 2; Head Basketball Manager 1, 2. i ' Yimmer " Phi Psi Joseph Carando B.S. Machine Design " As we advance in life, we learn the limits of our abilities. " Class President 4; Student ' s Committee 4; Charter Member of Engineering Club, Vice-P resident 4; Junior Prom Committee; Tech Talk Staff 2. SEVENTH SEMESTER DEAN ' S LIST George Joseph Cavicchi Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry " The pleasing punishment that women bear. " Fabricator Photography Editor; AATCC. ' Cavic " 20 -fabricator j53 Raymond Albert Chartier Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry " Whatever advice you give, be brief. " Class Secretary 4; Student ' s Committee 4; Fraternity President 4; Inter-Fraternity 4; Junior Prom Com- mittee; Tech Talk Staff 2; AATCC " Choo " Fu Chan Chiu B.S. Textile Engineering " Still to be neat, still to be drest, as you were going to a feast. " Fabricator Staff; Tennis 2, 3, 4. Robert Ami Cyr Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry ' Be sure, before you marry, of a house wherein to tarry. " Class Prom and Banquet Committee; Basketball 3; AATCC, Treasurer Student Chapter 4. " Bob " 21 Mary Ann Dodge Kappa Sigma Phi B.S. Textile Chemistry " I would help others, out of a fellow-feeling. " Class Cap and Gown Committee; Sorority Secretary 3, Auditor 4; AATCC, Secretary Student Chapter 4. " Mary Ann " Gerald Raymond Escolas Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry " Life is very short and very uncertain; let us spend it as well as we can. " Class Vice-President 4; Student ' s Committee 4; Fraternity Junior Warden 3; Tech Talk Staff 3; Football 1; Basketball 1, 3, 4; AATCC. Gardner Luther Fassett, Jr. B.S. Machine Design " People who make no noise are dangerous. " Charter Member of Engineering Club, Corresponding Secretary 3, 4; Junior Prom Committee; Tech Talk Photographer 3. G. L. ' 22 D " Tony " aOrccator S3 Anthony Fonseca B.S. Textile Chemistry ' The biggest businessmen in the world today are borrowers. " Class Gift Committee; AATCC. Arie Zvi Frenkel Sigma Phi Tau B.S. Textile Engineering " Men think they may justly do that for which they have an excuse. " Fraternity President 3, 4; Inter-Fraternity Council 3, 4; A.S.Q.C. " Harry ' Edward Furtado Phi Psi B.S. Machine Design " I have often regretted my speech but never my silence. " Charter Member of Engineering Club, Treasurer 4; Fabricator Staff; Football 1, 2; Gridiron Club 1, 2; Baseball 1. " Ed " 23 JtcLlrrLcator S3 John William Gates Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry " Man, woman and devil are the three degrees of comparison. " Class Graduation Committee; AATCC, President Stu- dent Chapter 4; Tennis 4. Albert Ernest Gifford Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry " We have a year ' s work to do in three months. " Class President 1; Student ' s Committee 1; Tech Talk Asst. Editor 3; AATCC. " Snookie " " Giff " Jerry James Greaves Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry " The over curious are not over wise. " 24 -J a rLccLtor S3 Robert Merle Grimes Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry ' Time for a break. " Class Ring Committee; Fraternity Vice-President 4; AATCC. " Oscar " 1H " Rootin Tootin Hootin " Earle Ernest Houghton Delta Kappa Phi B.S. Textile Chemistry " Marriage is a thing you ' ve got to give your whole mind to. " Class Cap and Gown Committee; AATCC. Richard Taber Hunt B.S. Textile Chemistry " Who so findeth a wife, findeth a good tiling. " Fabricator Staff; AATCC. ' Dick " 25 -Palrticatd ' r ' S3 George John Kuliga B.S. Textile Chemistry " John " Maurice Paul LaFrance Phi Psi B.S. Textile Engineering " Take care not to begin anything of which you may repeat. " Fraternity Corresponding Secretary 4; Fabricator, Fra- ternity Editor; Football 1, 2. Ozzie ' Raymond Edward Larocque Phi Psi B.S. Textile Engineering " In every deed he had a heart to resolve, a head to contrive, and a hand to execute. " Class Treasurer 2; Student ' s Committee 2; Fraternity Secretary 4; Inter-Fraternity Council 4; Founder of Fraternity Blood Donation Program 3, Chair- man 4; Founder Chairman of fraternity Hell Help Week Program 3; Tech Talk Advertising Staff 2, Business Manager 3; Fabricator Editor- in-Chief. " Rocky " 26 " Bob ' -fabricator S3 Robert Edward Lentz B.S. Textile Engineering " Labor is itself a pleasure. " Class Gift Committee; Fabricator Staff. Armand Francis Lewis Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry " Without music life would be a mistake. " AATCC. " Louie " Robert Francis Magardo Phi Psi B.S. Machine Design " Liberty, equality, fraternity. " Fraternity Treasurer 3, 4; Inter-Fraternity Council 3, 4; Engineering Club. Bob ' 27 Jtalrticator 53 John Gordon Malcolm B.S. Textile Chemistry ' Destructive, damnable, deceitful woman. " BSSSegSfflK aifKW-s-: ---- ' •-■ ' - ' -s.v-1-. ' Flash " Joseph Andrew McDonnell, Jr. Delta Kappa Phi B.S. Textile Chemistry " He hath sneezed thrice; turn him out of the hospital. " Tech Talk Staff 3; AATCC. Donald Swift Morton Delta Kappa Phi B.S. Textile Chemistry " He was of the universe, and his hair shown as the sun. " Football 1; Basketball 1, 2, 3; AATCC, Vice-President Student Chapter 4. " Red " 28 -ftaurLccLtor S3 " Zeke " " Don " Raymond James Murray B.S. Textile Chemistry " The real character of a man is found out by his amusements. " Donald Irving Pierce, Jr. Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry " Wedlock ' s a padlock. " Class Prom and Banquet Committee; Fabricator Staff; Football 1; AATCC. Arthur Henry Poitras Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry " He could zuhip his weight in wildcats. " Fabricator Business Manager; Football 2; Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4; AATCC. " Babe " 29 -PalrriccLtoi S3 Randall Bush Pollard B.S. Machine Design " Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to it. " Charter Member of Engineering Club; Fabricator Staff; Football 2; Gridiron Club 2. s ' Randy " Paul Clement Ricard Delta Kappa Phi B.S. Textile Chemistry " I love fools ' experiments; I am always making them. " AATCC. " Clem " NORBERT RODIL Phi Psi B.S. Textile Engineering " The shame is not in having sported, but in not having broken off the sport. " Class Cap Gown Committee; Basketball 1; Basebal l 1, 2, 3, 4. 30 " Leon " ' Bob " John Leon Rybka B.S. Textile Chemistry " Though this be madness, yet there method isn ' t. " AATCC. Robert Daniel Sala Delta Kappa Phi B.S. Machine Design " Eat by pleasure, drink by measure. " Fraternity Secretary 2, President 3, 4; Inter-Fraternity Council 2, 3, 4; Charter Member of Engineering Club. SEVENTH SEMESTER DEAN ' S LIST John Lucian Silva Phi Psi B.S. Textile Chemistry " Of all meat in the world, drink goes doiun the best. " Fraternity Senior Warden 4; AATCC. " Jackie " 31 -PatrticatoY S3 Clifton Bennie Smedstad Phi Psi B.S. Machine Design " Much learning doth make thee mad. " Class Co-Chairman Prom and Banquet Committee; Charter Member of Engineering Club; Football 1; Soccer 2, 3. Cliff " Arthur Victor Swaye B.S. Textile Engineering ' I ft were not for my cat and dog, I think I could not live. " SEVENTH SEMESTER DEAN ' S LIST " Art " John Thomas Varasky Phi Psi B.S. Textile Engineering " Young men think old men fools, and old men know young men to be so. " Class Prom and Banquet Committee. ' John 32 ' LilAry " -fabricator S3 Harold George Ward Delta Kappa Phi B.S. Textile Chemistry " He is a little chimney, and heated hot in a moment. " AATCC. Albert Cook Wood Phi Psi B.S. Textile Engineering " No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings. " " Woody " Harry Wrench Phi Psi B.S. Textile Engineering " Good humor makes all things tolerable. " Class President 2, 3; Student ' s Committee Treasurer 2, President 3; Chairman Graduation Comittee; Tech Talk Staff 2, Sport ' s Editor 3; Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4; Baseball 1; Tennis 4. Harry Ringdow " 33 J}cLtrrie€it r S3 Yehezkiel Arzi Diploma Textile Manufacturing " Have more than thou showest; speak less than thou knowest. Beware of little expenses, a small leak will sink a great ship. " Fabricator Staff; Soccer 1, 2, Captain 3. Joseph William Babcock Phi Psi Diploma Textile Manufacturing " From a little spark may burst a mighty flame. " " Zeke " ' Bill " Phi Psi Richard Paul Brouillard Diploma Textile Manufacturing " Grave authors say and whitty poets sing, that truly wedlock is a glorious thing. " Class Treasurer 2, Prom and Banquet Committee; Student ' s Committee 2; Fabricator Advertising Manager. Dick ' 34 -fabricator S3 Leo Joseph Campbell Phi Psi Diploma Textile Manufacturing " He only is a well-made man xuho has a good determination. " Class Graduating Committee; Student ' s Committee ' s Christmas Play and Planning Committee 3; Fab- ricator Staff. " Lee " Philip Dowling Carney Diploma Knitting " Red eyes will never set the world on fire. " Peep " Isac Feinstein Sigma Phi Tau Diploma. Textile Manufacturing " Good humor teaches charms to last, still makes new conquests and maintains the past. " Fraternity Corresponding Scribe 4; Soccer 1. 35 Jhltrrlcator S3 Luis Fernando Medina Phi Psi Diploma Textile Manufacturing " We are ne ' er like angels till our passion dies. " Fabricator Staff; Soccer 2. Benedict Edward Mooney Diploma Textile Manufacturing " And what is so tedious as a twice told tale. " Junior Prom Committee; Fabricator Staff. i " Ben " Phi Psi Soccer 1, 2. Roger Oswald Parent Diploma Textile Manufacturing " Roge 36 " Jake " " Cliff " " Lil " -fabricator ' S3 Jakob Ron Rotenberg Diploma Textile Manufacturing ' He is truly great that is little in himself, and that maketh no account of any height of honors. " Clifford Raymond Willette Diploma Textile Manufacturing " Men, like bullets, go farthest when they are smoothest. " Junior Prom Committee; Fabricator Staff. Lillian Martha Danko Kappa Sigma Phi Certificate Textile Testing " There lies a deal of deviltry beneath fier mild exterior. " Fabricator Staff. 37 . -PatrrLccLtor 53 Edward Joseph Dugan Certificate Machine Shop Design " Activity and duty are not to be found by the roadside. " Fabricator Staff; Soccer 1, 2; One third of Barylski ' s Trio. Dixie " Beverly Lydia Gerstein Kappa Sigma Phi Certificate Textile Testing " Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get. " Class Treasurer 1, 2; Student ' s Committee 1, 2; Fra- ternity Vice-President 2; Inter-Fraternity 2. Bev " Eleanor Hill Certificate Textile Testing " Thereby lies a tale. " ' Elen " 38 -fabricator S3 George Joseph Leblanc Certificate Machine Shop Design " All are not asleep who have their eyes closed. " One third of Barylski ' s Trio. Sarge ' " Joan " Joan Ellis Watson Kappa Sigma Phi Certificate Textile Testing " Joy delights in joy. " f lot J- iclurecl STEVE ANTHONY ARVANITES Certificate Machine Shop Design One third of Barylski ' s Trio WITH THE ARMED FORCES EDWARD DAWSON LAWRENCE McGLOUGHLIN U.S. Marines WILLIAM K. DONAGHY U.S. Army JACINTHO FERNANDES, JR. U.S. Army 39 U.S. Navy ELEANOR RAMSDELL U.S. Wafs ALBERT SCOZUR, JR. U.S. Army wtt ' toWr of 4. vm ocaJ5ton £, yo wy Q0eMm 1 i Politics is the subject. Vjna - first day- Books are on order. 41 Gctti " K W know you. A lost p eriod. ka Ppa p hi ta7en t ho v I ' ll prove it to you. $ k Our g lamor lovelies. SIOR PROA Perfod for Af r . m. i„ sou take us for a ride? Another girl Ray! ► 1 Coffee time. rKoster of KJraduateS Steve A. Arvanites — 379 Coggeshall St., New Bedford, Mass. Yehezkiel Arzi — 5 Zamenhoff St., Tel-Aviv, Israel Joseph William Babcock — RFD 1A, Gardiner, Maine Richard A. Bachand — 359 North Front St., New Bedford, Mass. Winthrop S. Baker, Jr. — 83 Shipyard Lane, So. Dartmouth, Mass. Clifford N. Beck — 34 Gaywood St., New Bedford, Mass. Raymond L. Blanchard — 177 Summer St., New Bedford, Mass. James L. Bold — 24 Francis St., Fairhaven, Mass. Richard P. Brouillard — Barrett Hill, Brooklyn, Conn. Wallace F. Burba - 309 Maxfield St., New Bedford, Mass. Lee C. Calderwood — Warren, Maine James V. Campbell — 22 Florence St., Pawtucket, R.I. Leo J. Campbell — 203 Cameron St., Pawtucket, R.I. Joseph Carando — 28 Penniman St., New Bedford, Mass. Philip D. Carney — 188 Walnut St., Dedham, Mass. George J. Cavicchi — 44 Parker St., Brockton, Mass. Raymond A. Chartier — 751 4 Atlantic St., New Bedford, Mass. Fu Chan Chiu — 18 le Compagnie Djalan, Djakarta, Indonesia Robert A. Cyr — 976 Homestead St., New Bedford, Mass. Lillian M. Danko — Box 13A, Old Fall River Rd., No. Dartmouth, Mass. Leo J. Deshaies — 536 A North Front St., New Bedford, Mass. Mary Ann Dodge — 105 Brigham St., New Bedford, Mass. Edward J. Dugan — 73 Bluefield St., New Bedford, Mass. Gerald R. Escolas — 2299 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford, Mass. Gardner L. Fassett, Jr. — 17 Huttleston Ave., Fairhaven, Mass. Isac Feinstein — 2 Sirkin St., Tel-Aviv, Israel Anthony Fonseca — 211 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford, Mass. Arie Z. Frenkel — 68 Mazo St., Tel-Aviv, Israel Edward Furtado — 107 Osborne St., So. Dartmouth, Mass. John W. Gates — 35 Lucas St., New Bedford, Mass. Beverly Gerstein — 77 Jonathan St., New Bedford, Mass. Albert E. Gifford — 1 1 Moynan St., New Bedford, Mass. 46 Jerry James Greaves — 56 Valentine St., New Bedford, Mass. Robert M. Grimes — 16 Milford St., New Bedford, Mass. Eleanor Hill — 7 Salisbury St., New Bedford, Mass. Earle E. Houghton — 36 Liberty St., New Bedford, Mass. Richard T. Hunt — 52 Cherry St., Fairhaven, Mass. George J. Kuliga — 194 Eugenia St., New Bedford, Mass. Maurice P. Lafrance — 117 Clark St., New Bedford, Mass. Raymond E. Larocque — 29 Welcome St., New Bedford, Mass. George J. Leblanc — 333 State Rd., No. Dartmouth, Mass. Robert E. Lentz — 143 Parker St., New Bedford, Mass. Armand Lewis — 636 Washington St., Fairhaven, Mass. Robert F. Magardo — 63 Rotch St., Fairhaven, Mass. John G. Malcolm — 63 Chestnut St., Fairhaven, Mass. Joseph A. McDonnell, Jr. — 50 Jonathan St., New Bedford, Mass. Luis F. Medina — Carrera 14 41-74, Bogota, Colombia, S.A. Benedict E. Mooney — 377 Steven Ave., Portland Maine Donald S. Morton - 359 Park St., New Bedford, Mass. Raymond J. Murray — 22 Collins St., New Bedford, Mass. Roger O. Parent— 1986 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford, Mass. Donald I. Pierce, Jr. — 2331 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford, Mass. Arthur H. Poitras — 62 Woodlawn St., New Bedford, Mass. Randall B. Pollard- 123 Cedar St., New Bedford, Mass. Paul C. Ricard — 58 Spruce St., New Bedford, Mass. Norbert Rodil — 18 Garfield St., So. Dartmouth, Mass. Jacob Rotenberg — 68 Herzl St., Tel-Aviv, Israel John L. Rybka - 27 Rodney St., New Bedford, Mass. Robert D. Sala — 187 Chancery St., New Bedford, Mass John L. Silva — 34 Richmood St., New Bedford, Mass. Clifton B. Smedstad - 353 Mill St., New Bedford, Mass. Arthur V. Swaye — 97 Clara St., New Bedford, Mass. John T. Varasky — Oak St., Anson, Maine Harold G. Ward- 112 Arnold St., New Bedford, Mass. Joan E. Watson — Front St., Marion, Mass. Scott Whitcher, Jr. - 3300 Draper Ave., Charlotte 5, N.C Albert C. Wood - 76 Thomas St., New Bedford, Mass. Harry Wrench — 88 Newcombe St., New Bedford, Mass. 47 J7 ab ncaior t, Staff • Sft KyfficerA RAYMOND E. LAROCQUE, Editor-in-Chief ARTHUR H. POITRAS. Business Manager RICHARD P. BROUILLARD, Advertising Manager C dit ors James V. Campbell History Maurice P. LaFrance Activities George J. Cavicchi Photography Clifford R. Willette Graduate Raymond L. Blanchard Sports Jacqueline E. Boucher Art VVlemb embers Benedict E. Mooney Yehezkiel Arzi William H. Jewell, 2 T.E. Luis F. Medina Edward J. Dugan Richard A. Bachand Fu Chan Chiu Richard T. Hunt Wallace F. Burba Allan M. Konner, 3 T.E. Albert E. Gifford Betsey E. Berg, 2 T.C. Edward Furtado Alicia E. Mikus, 2 T.C. Norma Eddy, 3 T.C. Randall B. Pollard Donald I. Pierce Leo J. Campbell Lillian M. Danko Lee C. Calderwood Robert E. Lentz Paul C. Ricard 48 Staff Off icerS Left to Right: Raymond E. Larocque, Editor-in-Chief; Arthur H. Poitras, Busi- ness Manager; Richard P. Brouillard, Advertising Manager. Jhe C cllL ord James V. Campbell History Maurice P. LaFrance Activities Raymond L. Blanchard Sports George J. Cavicchi Photography 49 IllHembers of the jrabricator S taff Left to Right: Donald I. Pierce, Richard Bachand, Lee C. Calderwood, Richard Humt, Norma Eddy, Randall Pollard, Wallace Burba, Paul Ricard, Lillian Danko, Albert Gifford, William Markey, Edward Dugan, Leo Campbell. 50 p£LTA KAPPA P H Kwffl STUDENT COMMITTEE o . icerd WILLIAM ETCHELLS Treasurer RICHARD LAFFERTY Vice President NORMA EDDY President PRISGILLA HODGKINS Secretary L ommlttee {emberA Joseph Carando Raymond Chartier Gerald Escolas Beverly Gerstein John Smith William Markey Eugene Cote Joseph Sears Paul Swain Robert Chapman Anthony Ferreira 52 STUDENT COMMITTEE The Student ' s Committee of the New Bedford Textile Institute is composed of all the class officers. Its purpose is threefold: (1) to represent the student body, (2) to procure benefits for the student body and the institute, and (3) to sponsor student activities financed through the Student ' s Committee Fund. The events sponsored by the committee included a buffet luncheon held in December in the school gymnasium. A student participation talent show followed the luncheon. Also included among the Student Committee ' s activities was a Barn Dance held in April. This year the Student Committee had undertaken many projects and was successful in procuring a pay telephone and a milk machine for the benefit of the student body. The pro- ceeds from utilities go into the Student Committee Fund. The committee was also influential in establishment of a student ' s personality rating and a dean ' s list. The members of the Student Committee wish to extend their best wishes to the graduating class of 1953. INTER-FRATERNITY COUNCIL OFFICERS RICHARD LAFFERTY Treasurer FACULTY ADVISOR MR. LOUIS FENAUX EN KONNER ALICIA MIKUS President Secretary rsepred en tu live A DELTA KAPPA PHI Robert Sala Richard Lafierty Theodore Murphy KAPPA SIGMA PHI Norma Eddy Beverly Gerstein Alicia Mikus PHI PSI Raymond Chartier Raymond Larocque Robert Margado SIGMA PHI TAU Arie Frenkel 54 Allen Konner Leonard Kanner INTER-FRATERNITY COUNCIL The Inter-Fraternity Council was formed in 1947 by the three fraternities ' and the sorority to bring about a closer coordination of social, educational, and professional activities within the institute. The Council is composed of twelve members, three from each of the fraternities and the sorority, who serve for the duration of one school year as representatives to the meetings of the Council. At the first meeting, a chairman, a secretary, and a treasurer are chosen from the twelve representatives. A faculty advisor, selected from the instructors at the institute, is chosen by the council members to serve for the term of one school year. Each year the council draws up a calendar of social events for the forth- coming semester. Each group submits a list of prospective dates to the council, and if there are no conflictions within the group, the calendar is sent to the Faculty Committee on Controls for approval. If " there are no further complica- tions with other school groups, the dates are considered accepted. The big event of the first semester was a Semi-Formal Dance. Louis Queen and his orchestra provided the music for the successful affair, which was held in the Ballroom of the New Bedford Hotel. Highlight of the evening was the crowning of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Sears as King and Queen. The Inter-Fraternity Council and its members take this opportunity to wish the graduating class the best of luck in all their future undertakings. INTER FRAT SEMI FORMAL 55 KAPPA SIGMA PHI SORORITY DELTA CHAPTER ACTIVE CHAPTERS ALPHA Philadelphia Textile Institute BETA North Carolina State College GAMMA Bradford Durfee Technical Institute DELTA , New Bedford Textile Institute MISS NANCY ALLEN, Faculty Adviser OFFICERS ALICIA MIKUS Secretary BEVERLY GERSTEIN Vice-President NORMA EDDY President MARILYN SCHECK Treasurer 56 KAPPA SIGMA PHI SORORITY n mn The Beta Chapter of Kappa Sigma Phi Sorority opened the school social year with a Get-Acquainted Party for all the girls of the school. All those attending had a good time and made many new friends. In November, bids were sent to non-members and five acceptances were received. Hazing took place the week of November 17. Some of the highlights were " Air-Raid Day " , the talent show in the auditorium, singing (???) on the front steps, and a parade to the center in costume. The Three Red Ink Spots, a sweet Chinese lady, and a mechanic were the eye-catching new members during Hell Week. After hazing, a formal in- stallation of new members and a dance at the Mattapoisett Manor, attended by sisters from Bradford Durfee Technical Institute, were held on November 22. Our membership thus enlarged, we held our annual faculty luncheon on December 15. After the delicious meal, Mr. Moly- neux and Mr. Beardsworth entertained our guests. As usual, following this luncheon, the sorority lounge was left open to the student body for the remainder of the week, and judging from the way the rest of the coffee and sandwiches disappeared, the male contingent greatly appreciated this. Keeping in line with the Christmas theme, Kappa Sigma Phi undertook for the first time the filling of a food basket for a needy family in New Bedford, and also sponsored a collection for the children of St. Mary ' s Home and offered it to them as a Christmas token. Both efforts were greatly appreciated by the recipients. Second-semester activities included a dance sponsored in conjunction with Sigma Phi Tau Fraternity, the annual weiner roast, and the election and installation of new officers. Kappa Sigma Phi Sorority wishes to thank the students and faculty of New Bedford Textile Institute for their cooperation this year and to extend best wishes to the Class of 1953. 57 ROBERT LOMAX — Scn ' e JAMES SIDDALL — Custodian THEODORE MURPHY — Pro Concil ROBERT SALA — Concil STEVE VAZOPOULOS — Sgt.-at-arms RICHARD LAFFERTY — Annotator DELTA KAPPA PHI FRATERNITY DELTA CHAPTER FACULTY ADVISOR MR. LEO SULLIVAN ALUMNI OFFICERS A. Ward France, Phila., Pa Supreme Consul Henry J. Rutherford, Raleigh, N.C Supreme Pro Consul Clifford Gilpin, Jr., Phila., Pa Supreme Annolator Stanley Pikalow, Jr., Rydal, Pa Supreme Custodian ACTIVE CHAPTERS ALPHA CHAPTER Philadelphia Textile Institute BETA CHAPTER Lowell Textile Institute KAPPA CHAPTER North Carolina State College DELTA CHAPTER New Bedford Textile Institute THETA CHAPTER Georgia Institute of Technology ALUMNI CHAPTERS Philadelphia, New Bedford, New York, Lowell, Boston, Providence 58 DELTA KAPPA PHI FRATERNITY DELTA KAPPA P N| Delta Kappa Phi Fraternity began its 1952-53 season with a new slate of officers, namely Robert Sala, Consul; Ted Murphy, Pro-consul; Richard Lafferty, Annotator; James Siddall, Treasurer; Robert Lomax, Scribe, and Steven Vazopoulos, Sergeant at Arms. The " DEKES " started off the year with a testimonial banquet for Professor John Foster, a member of Delta Kappa Phi, who was elected President of New Bedford Textile Institute. Many active and alumni mem- bers attended the banquet and presented Brother John Foster with an over-night bag. The months of September through November were busy with rehearsals for the Delta Kappa Phi Minstrel Show, which was presented on December 6. The minstrel show was a great success as the student body, faculty and friends really enjoyed themselves that night. Delta Kappa Phi held its first Open House December 11. The evening was highlighted by the presence of seventy-five non-fraternity men along with the active chapter members, a few alumni and eleven of the school ' s instructors who are members. The program consisted of movies and refreshments. Bid Week proved to be successful as twenty-six pledges suffered through Hell week and the First and Second Degrees. The pledgees received their Third Degree on March 22, at a formal banquet held at the Marion Steak House. Came the weekend of April 24 and the brothers of the Delta Chapter were host to the 54th. Annual National Convention of the Delta Kappa Phi Fraternity in New Bedford, Mass. Many old acquaintances from the previous years at Raleigh, N.C. and Philadelphia, Pa. were renewed and new ones made. A tour of the city, institute and Whaling Museum was made on Saturday. The convention wound up with a banquet on Satur- day night. We closed out the fraternity year with the annual clambake which was held at Perry ' s Grove. The high- light of the affair was a baseball game between the alumni and faculty versus the student members; the old timers won. Delta Kappa Phi looks forward to the coming 1953-54 season for another year of school fun and fellow- ship, and wishes its members of the departing class and all the seniors the best of luck. 59 PHI PSI FRATERNITY BETA CHAPTER FACULTY ADVISOR MR. JAMES GIBLIN GRAND COUNCIL M. Earl Heard — President, West Point Manufacturing Go., West Point, Georgia James L. Giblin — Vice President, N. B.T.I. Mortimer T. Farley — Treasurer, Weston, Mass. John H. Queeney — Secretary, New York, N.Y. John T. Wigington — Executive Secretary, Clemson, S.C. ACTIVE CHAPTER ROLL 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 IOTA Clemson College KAPPA Texas Technological College LAMBDA Alabama Polytechnic Institute ALUMNI CHAPTER ROLL Boston, Grenville, New York, Philadelphia, Providence, Chicago, Fall River Charlotte, Albany, New Bedford, Chattahoochee Valley, Atlanta. OFFICERS John Silva, Senior Warden Robert Magardo, Treasurer Robert Grimes, Vice-President Raymond Chartier, President Raymond Larocque, Secretary William Etchells, Junior Warden PHI PSI FRATERNITY Beta Chapter, Phi Psi Fraternity, began the 1952-53 school year with an active membership of 46 brothers. The chapter ' s social calendar commenced with our Annual Fall Dance held in November at the Moose Hall. Soon to follow was our Christ- mas Party Dance at the Mattapoisett Manor. Also during the month of December, a dinner was given at Stevenson ' s in honor of Mr. Peter C. Wayner, superintendent of the New Bedford Gilt Edge Silk Mills, and Mr. Robert E. Tobin, plant manager of the Hathaway Mfg. Co., of New Bedford. They both were accepted into the brotherhood of Phi Psi with Honorary Degrees. In February 20 pints of blood were donated by the brothers to the Red Cross. This marked the second year that Beta Chapter donated blood in commemoration of Brother Bill Liolin who was killed in Korea two years ago. During the month of March, the new pledgees were given their first, second and third degrees. Beta Chapter accepted five new brothers and confer-ed the third degree upon them at a ban- quet held at Beaconsville Hotel in Boston. This affair was held in conjunction with our brothers from Delta Chapter at Fall River and Gamma Chapter at Lowell. On March 18, the brothers of Beta Chapter elected their new officers: they were John Smith, president; William Etchells, vice-president; William Silveira, secretary and Eugene Cote, treasurer. In May Beta Chapter, along with its fellow brothers throughout the nation, both alumni and active, traveled to Philadelphia, Pa. to celebrate the 50th. Anniversary of the founding of Phi Psi Fraternity. This year witnessed the greatest gathering ever to participate at the annual conventions. To close the school year, Beta Chapter held its annual Dine and Dance party to extend best wishes to its departing brothers. Beta Chapter, Phi Psi Fraternity, wishes the best of health, luck and fortune to the class of 1953. SIGMA PHI TAU FRATERNITY BETA CHAPTER FACULTY ADVISOR MR. AUGUSTUS SILVA OFFICERS Councilor Arie Frenkel Vice Councilor _ Allen Konner Exchequer Leonard Kanner Recording Scribe Saul Cohen Corresponding Scribe Isac Feinstein Warden Saul Lapidus Active Chapters Alpha Philadelphia Textile Institute Beta New Bedford Textile Institute Alumni Chapters New York, Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia, New Bedford, Mexico City D.F., Mexico, Tel-Aviv, Israel. Grand Councilor Herman. Barrow Grand Scribe Leonard Coleman Left to Right: Saul Lapidus, Leonard Kanner, Arie Frenkel, Allen Konner, Isac Feinstein, Saul Cohen. SIGMA PHI TAU FRATERNITY Beta chapter of Sigma Phi Tau has enjoyed twelve months of helpful and joyful activities since the last edition of the Fabricator. We started the year off with a new form of initiati n. This year Sigma Phi Tau adopted the " Help Week " idea, instead of the usual " Hell Week. " We found this new idea worked out very well. The pledgees spent many hours at St. Luke ' s Hospital doing various meanial tasks. The day will long be remembered by the pledgees: They really worked! A few weeks later the fraternity in conjunction with another fraternity went out to Sol-e-Mar Hospital for Children and laid a full-sized playground for the children at the hospital. After the hard day ' s work, we celebrated with a big party. A wonderful time was spent by the brothers and their dates who attended the get-together. On May second our annual installation dinner was held at the " Harbor " in Marion. The in- coming officers were sworn into office after a scrumptious turkey dinner was served to the brothers; both alumni and active were invited. This dinner also turned out to be our farewell party for the graduating brothers of the fraternity. As the present school year began we looked forward to even greater heights. The agenda started us off with a stag party for our prospective pledgees. Refreshments were served and movies were shown to the enthusiastic turnout of both active and alumni brothers aside from the guests of the evening. On the fourteenth of March we held a dance with the sorority. Everyone who attended had a wonderful time. The evening passed all to quickly with the rythms of Paul Brun and his orchestra. The fraternity would like to thank all of the alumni who attended our meetings and social gatherings throughout this past year, and sincerely hope that they will continue to take such and active interest in our activities in the future. We also would like to wish our alumni brothers serving in the armed forces all the luck and good wishes in the world. Sigma Phi Tau extends best wishes for success and happiness to all members of the graduating class of 1953. GARDNER FASSETT, Corresponding Secretary RAYMOND BLANCH A RD Secretary EDWARD FURTADO, Treasurer JOSEPH CARiANDO, Vice-President LEE CALDERWOOD, President ENGINEERING CLUB FACULTY ADVISOR {charter i H emb erd CLASS OF 1952 David Pearson John Rocha Raymond St. Pierre Joseph Sargent Norman Sunderland CLASS OF 1953 MR. HOWARD TINKHAM Raymond L. Blanchard James Bold Wallace Burba Lee C. Calderwood Joseph Carando Gardner L. Fassett Edward Furtado Randall Pollard Robert Sala Clifton Smedstad 64 ENGINEERING CLUB The Engineering Club was organized in the Fall of 1951 by the members of Machine Design Classes of 1952 and 1953. The purpose of the Engineering club is to further the knowledge and education of the engineering student. It will also be a means of bettering the business contacts between the student engineer at the institute, and the related industries. There are several aims and objectives that the Engineering Club strives for. These aims and objectives are: to obtain a broader perspective in engineering; to create a closer relationship be- tween ourselves and industry and to attain a closer correlation between theory and practice. At our first meeting on March 4, 1952, the first slate of officers elected were Raymond St. Pierre, president; Joseph Sargent, vice-president; John Rocha, secretary; David Pearson, treasurer and Gardner Fassett, corresponding secretary. For the present 1952-53 school year, the officers presiding were Lee C. Calderwood, president; Joseph Carando, vice-president; Raymond L. Blanchard, secretary; Edward Furtado, treasurer and Gardner Fassett, corresponding secretary. The club was honored and delighted when Assistant Pro- fessor Howard Tinkham, acting Head of the Engineering Department, accepted to be our faculty advisor. Mr. Fassett was appointed to gather material of a technical nature to start a library for the use of the engineering students. The library has grown by leaps and bounds and we hope that in the future we shall have literature on all types of engineering data. The activities of the club consisted of movies and meetings which were conducted in room 4, at the institute, throughout the year. Our first movie was one called " Multipress and How You Can Use It. " This movie was shown at our meeting on October 30, at which time, we took in thirteen new members. The Engineering Club has been instrumental in adding several new courses to our curricula. These courses are electronics and differential equations. Other achievements were to incorporate a personality rating in every student ' s record and to help establish a Dean ' s List at the institute. The final event of the year was our meeting in May at which time new officers were elected. On this occasion a prominent industrialist was invited as guest speaker. The Engineering Club wishes to extend best wishes to the Class of 1953. 65 BASKETBALL SPORTS BASEBALL ' Jim " Campbell TENNIS " Dick " Bachand ' Channy " Chiu SPORT ' S EDITOR SOCCER " Dixie " Dugan .- " Red " Blanchard The following pages will try to recapture the exciting highlights which gripped us all in the past year. In the future, if these pages can bring back happy memories and a few laughs, our purpose will have been achieved. Yours in sports, 66 ' Red " Blanchard V WyjuL-Wr - Front Row: Left to Right: Harry Wrench, Jose Martinez, Vern Gomes, Joe Barbero. Center Row: Left to Right: Saul Lapidus, Richard Julio, Captain-Red Blanchard, Hart- ley Eastwood. Back Row: Left to Right: Joe Antonietta, Richard Lafferty, Jerry Escolas, Donald Thatcher. COACH FRANCIS TRIPP BASKETBALL 68 SCHEDULE NBTI Mass. Maritime Academy 62 Bridgewater State 65 Providence Bible Institute 81 Worcester State 75 Bradford Durfee Tech. 79 Gordon College 87 Roslyn Air Force Base 90 Bryant College 73 R.I. School of Design 101 Bridgewater State 85 R.I. School of Design 107 Bryant College 85 Bradford Durfee Tech. 70 Providence Bible Institute 87 Worcester State 88 Lowell Textile Institute 82 Gordon College 69 Stonehill College 75 Stonehill College 71 St. Basil College 93 Philadelphia Textile Institute 62 Opp. 32 46 44 50 61 70 52 58 64 69 61 47 71 48 70 51 59 71 89 48 68 ( adheWail The New Bedford Textile ' s Basketball Team had one of the best seasons in many years. The team ' s record was 18 wins and 3 losses. The team compiled 1,687 points in 21 games, giving it an average of 80 points per game. Their opponents, however, gained only 1,219 points for a game average of 58 points. The seniors on the squad were Raymond Blanchard, Harold Wrench and Gerald Escolas. The first game of the season found Coach " Fran " Tripp ' s boys in excellent shape as they rolled to an easy victory over Massachusetts Maritime Academy. The Raiders, led by Harry Wrench and Dick Julio, built up an early lead and then coasted on to a 62-32 final score. New Bedford next took on Bridgewater State Teachers College and de- feated them to the tune of 65-46. The reserves played a prominent role in this game as every member of the team entered the scoring column. The Providence Bible Institute proved to have a weak team as the Raiders easily won their third straight game. The reserves, led by Wrench, Escolas, Julio, and Antonietta, again played most of the game. The final score was 81-44. The fourth game found the Red and Grey traveling to Worcester to take on the Worcester State Teachers. Here again the Textile team showed their strength as they romped to a 75-50 victory. Dick Julio and Dick Lafferty led the team in scoring with 18 and 16 points respectively. Durfee Technical Institute was the next visitor to the Raiders ' gym. The game was close for the first three quarters, but the Raiders soon showed their superiority by pulling away in the closing quarter. Vern Gomes led the team with a sparkling 27-point performance, while Captain " Red " Blanchard and Joe Barbero contributed 14 points each. The final was 79-61. The Trippmen gained their third Conference victory and their sixth straight win as they downed Gordon College by the score of 87-70. The Trippmen got off to an early lead and the outcome seemed certain for them. Gordon ' s team was exceptionally tall, but could not cope with the accurate shooting of Don Thatcher and the fine defensive play of Captain Red Blanchard. New Bedford ' s next foe, Roslyn Air Force Base, was taken into defeat easily as the Raiders belted the team with a final score of 90-52. The regulars rested most of this game as the reserves took over and played their opponents evenly. Bryant College was host to New Bedford in Providence as the Raiders moved slowly in the first quarter. At the end of the first quarter it looked as if New Bedford were going to meet with its first defeat of the season. Bryant was leading at this time 17-14. Gomes, Blanchard, Barbero, and Julio soon found their marks during the second canto and gradually pulled away from the home team. The Raiders left the floor at the end of the game victorious by the count of 73-58. 69 Pick Julio paced the attack against Rhode Island School of Design as the New Bedfordites chalked up their second highest score of the season in de- feating their host 101-64. Returning to Conference play the Raiders took on Bridgewater again and defeated them 85-69. In a benefit game played at Wareham, the Raiders defeated an All- American Girl ' s Team 44-41. The Raiders were very gentlemanly in their ball handling and scoring. In racking up their 11th straight win against Rhode Island School of Design, The Raiders also recorded their highest score of the season 107-61. All except two players hit double figures in this game for the Raiders. Still on a winning streak, Textile disposed of the Bryant quintet easily for the second time. The final score being 85-47. The Raiders met their first defeat of the season at the hands of Durfee Tech. This game will be discussed many times in the future, because of the action packed last two seconds. Could so much have happened in two seconds? Well, it is recorded so and Durfee Tech walked off the floor winning 71-70. New Bedford got back on a winning streak again as the Providence Bible Institute fell under the score of 87-48. In defeating the Worcester Teachers, Textile gained its 14th win of the season. The score read 88-70. Against Lowell Textile the Trippmen easily avenged the previous year ' s loss. The Lowell quintet was outplayed throughout the game as the Trippmen pulled away to an early lead and were never threatened. The score looks good in the record books, 82-51. To defeat Gordon College, Textile had to come from behind in the final quarter to show the host team their superiority. The regular five played the major portion of the game with only one substitute being used. Score 69-59. Textile pulled the surprise of the year when it defeated Stonehill 75-71. The big third period by Textile was the deciding factor as they out scored Stonehill 31-15. There were no individual standouts in this game for Textile as every man played a superior role. In defeating Stonehill, Textile took over the Conference lead by a half game. Stonehill came back to avenge that defeat and dumped Textile 89-71. This defeat cost Textile the Conference lead and the Championship. At one time Textile was within six points of Stonehill and it looked as if the Textile Team might have pulled it out, however, Stonehill soon took stock and the outcome was ascertained. The Raiders traveled to Stamford, Conn, and defeated Saint Basil College 93-48. Going on to Philadelphia, the Raiders played their final game of the season. It was a hard fought game, but the Raiders could not shake the stiffness from their legs and fell to defeat 68-62. The trip will long be remembered though, because the team enjoyed itself in New York. 70 71 Sitting: Left to Right: Howard Wong, Edward Dugan, Robert Chapman, Coach - Fred Beards- worth, William Arruda, Raymond Lima, Thomas Baines, Manager William Silveira. Standing: . Left to Right: Luis Medina, George Andrade, Robert Perry, Paul Swain, Saul Lapidus, Jose Martinez, Paul Glossop, Isac Feinstein. COACH FRED BEARDSWORTH SOCCER SCHEDULE Bradford Durfee Tech Bridgewater State Lowell Textile Institute Bridgewater State Bradford Durfee Tech NBTI Opp. 1 4 2 7 1 8 1 72 s occer A well played and hard fought game against Brad- ford opened the 1952 season for the NBTI booters. The Durfee Tech men got off to a good start by taking ad- vantage of the inexperienced Red and Grey. In the early minutes of the game, Durfee scored two goals while the NBTI club fought desperately, but to no avail. We lost our opener 4-1; the lone goal being scored by Artzi. The second game was more of a white washing for the Red Raiders. Bridgewater led throughout the game and won a 7-2 victory. Artzi and Baines contributed the two points for the home cause. The team next traveled to Lowell Textile only to meet a more experienced and stronger team who took ad- vantage of their ability to score an 8-1 victory. Again Artzi, the pride of the raiders, scored our only tally. A second meeting with Bridgewater State developed into the most exciting game of the season. Both teams fought hard and missed numerous scoring opportunities. The final score was registered as 0-0. The Red Raiders were visited by Durfee Tech for the final game of the season. A pass from Baines to Andrade, who booted it into the net, accounted for the lone point and the game for the home team. The soccer team deserves a word of praise for the outstanding sportmanship it showed during the season. Although most of the players were inexperienced they played with the spirit and the will to win. » «fi » i % ennls Jeam The varsity tennis team comprising interna- tional racketeers from Argentina, Brazil, Haiti, In- donesia and America, held to a good record last season. The team had been scheduled to play against Stonehill College, Bryant College, Durfee Institute, and Bridgewater Teachers College, but owing to the rainy weather of the season, the games with Durfee and Bridgewater were postponed several times and then finally cancelled. Actually the team played only four matches during the entire season — two against Stonehill and two against Bryant. The Tech racketeers won their opening home match against Stonehill College on the Fairhaven High School court by a score of 4-1. The netmen then swept Bryant College at home and away by a score of 4-1. In a return match with Stonehill College at Brockton ' s Y. M. C. A., the racketeers were un- doubtedly out of form and su ffered their only de- feat of the season by a close score of 2-3. This loss created a tie with Stonehill College in the league competition. Unfortunately, the league championship was never decided. With the season running short, and vacations already underway, three of Tech ' s players had to leave for their native countries immediately following Commencement. Under Coach Pacheco, the tennis team is again scheduled to play against Stonehill College, Bryant College, Bridgewater Teachers College, and Durfee Institute during the coming season. This year ' s returning lettermen are only Gran- ny Chiu and Red Blanchard. The new members on the squad include Howard Wong, Harry Wrench, and John Gates. y y r a 74 ennis ,,01 ' erxturo £ " p ® hard i 1 xz y.M $. $. , » p« V N«W«« Ns cii 75 5 I w. i k .!Tf r m NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE INSTITUTE SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND COASTAL CONFERENCE iii«s 9 1952 BAM ICIf 1952 % Top Row: Left to Right: Joe Barbero, Dave Jones, Jose Martinez, John Viera, Andy Chaloux, Charles Hodgekins, Coach-Clarry Haskell. Sitting: Left to Right: Tom Baines, Joe Perreira, Jesse Fernandes, Walter England, Al Sarkes, George Pappas Vasco Camacho, Nobby Rodil, Babe Poitras, Dick Bachand. BASEBALL COACH CLARRY HASKELL SCHEDULE NBTI o PP Stonehill 11 7 Worcester State 11 20 Stonehill 2 8 Bridgewater State 13 10 Worcester State 4 6 Durfee Tech 7 4 Durfee Tech 12 7 Bridgewater State 7 8 Lowell Tech 4 8 Stonehill (playoff) 2 76 ■■■r- . (7-5aSebali The 1952 baseball season ended with the NBTI club and Stonehill College tied for first place. The Raiders won the playoff game and the Southern New England Coastal Conference Baseball Champion- ship. The playoff was the toughest and most exciting game of the season. Textile won by a score of 2-0 with the superb pitching of Jesse Fernandes. Our runs were. scored in the first inning from a walk by Wally England, a triple by Vasco Camacho and a double steal by Camacho and Babe Poitras. The game was tightly played with few scattered hits from then on. Our coach, Clarry Haskell, used throughout the season a team consisting of Joe Barbero at first, Nobby Rodil at second, Joe Perreira at short, Wally England at third, Jose Martinez in left, Vasco Camacho in center and Dick Lake in right. Babe Poitras and Tom Baines did the catching while Jesse Fernandes and Dick Bachand did the chucking. The remaining players on the squad were Dave Jones, John Viera, George Pappas and Al Sarkes. The team ' s record for the season was 5 wins and 5 losses. How- ever, the victories game in conference play where they were needed. The 1953 New Bedford Textile Baseball Team will be minus the services of Jesse Fernandes, Richard Lake and Joseph Perreira. However, Coach Clarry Haskell has a good nucleus to work with and should do all right with the new rookies and the return of Don Thatcher. A 12 game season has been scheduled with a 3 game trip to North Carolina. This trip is the first of its kind in many years for the baseball team. 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As your responsibilities grow with the c years and decisions have to be made — remember Reiner for trouble- (| free, highest speed quality production in the fields listed below: v i i High Speed Tricot Machines x Simplex (double knit) Machines rj 5 Kayloom Machines x (I y Raschel Machines (J Full Width and sectional Warpers || Creels of all types Auto Heelers f, % 66 Gauge Full Fashioned Hosiery Machines l) Automatic Bobbin Winding Machines (for quilting and stitching) Automatic Shuttle Embroidery Machines, 10 and 15 yards S Robert Reiner, Incorporated f (i i y 550-64 GREGORY AVENUE ¥ () WEEHAWKEN, NEW JERSEY () x — 10 Minutes by bus from Times Square — c I O X — Makers of Quality Textile Machinery since 1903 — fj 85 w " ' ' VATROLITE®- Use this powerful concen- trated reducing agent for brighter vat dyed colors on cotton, linen and rayon . . . for fas- ter, cleaner stripping results on silk, cotton and rayon. DISCOLITE®— A concentrated reducing agent, highly stable at high temperatures, outstanding for discharge and vat color printing. Employed successfully wherever the reducing agent must dry into the fabric and retain its reducing power. PAROLITE®-A dust-free white crystalline reducing agent. Soluble, colorless, excellent for stripping wool, wool rags, shoddy acetate or Nylon fabric. FOR TEXTILES NEOZYME®- Concentrated low tempera- ture desizing enzyme. Removes starch and gelatine. Excellent for eliminating thickeners from printed goods at low temperatures. NEOZYME® HT-Concentrated high tem- perature desizing enzyme. Removes both starch and gelatine. Suitable for continuous pad-steam method. Remarkable stability at very high temperatures. CASTROLITE®-A highly sulphonated cas- tor oil used a$ a staple penetrant for dyeing or bleaching in leading textile mills. VELVO SOFTENERS 25 50- Economical creamy white paste softeners de- rived from highly sulphonated tallows. Give softness and body without stiffness or affect- ing whites. DRYTEX®-A high-test wax emulsion type water repellent finish having extreme stabil- ity both in the barrel and in diluted form as used. Non-foaming. NEOWET®- Permits effective wetting at all temperatures — particularly useful with enzy- matic desizing agents. No reaction to soft or hard water. Not affected by either acid or alkali chemicals. Non-Ionic NEOZYME® L NEOZYME ® L Cone. — Liquid desizing enzymes in two degrees of concentration. Remarkable stability at very high temperatures. VELVORAY®-A blend of vegetable oils and selected fats for a superior, non-foam- ing finishing oil. High in combined SO3 and stability. Excellent for sanforizing, will not smoke off a high temperatures. DISPERSALL®-Effective retardent for dye- ing vat colors, dispersing and leveling qual- ities, for dyeing naphthol and vat colors, use- ful in wool and acetate dyeing. Valuable auxiliary in stripping vat colors, naphthols. " ogee CHEMICAL COMPANY CARLTON HILL, NEW JERSEY Manufacturers of Chemicals for the Textile Industry 86 :« --■ IP - " (food uc - Class of 1953! There ' s a big job and a With your background and great opportunity ahead. training, you ' ll be equal to it. MORSE TWIST DRILL MACHINE COMPANY 163 Pleasant Street — New Bedford, Massachusetts MORSE Cutting Too yfr. d£ f3 tf » tf? S,W V rt» 0 . gt V |0 X» v ,W ' flcve T e • » v , n ' ,0» • J fr yr Official Photographer Portrait Studio 4th Fl oor GmtJj 88 Over 150 FT Processing Chemicals are busy making Better Textiles Nopco ' s Headquarters Harrison, N. J. IPS «R Whether it be wool, worsted, cotton, silk, rayon or nylon, Nopco textile chemicals are enabling man- ufacturers thruout the world to profit by economies in processing, and to obtain superior products. In solving textile processing problems, it always pays to investi- gate Nopco ' s outstanding chemical products. NOPCO TEXTILE CHEMICALS INCLUDE: Nopco 1921-D Weaving yarn finish for vis- cose type rayon yarns applied as an emulsion in the wet fin- ishing operation. Suitable for production of both filling and warp yarns. Nopco 2169-M Lubricant for rayon tire cord yarn. Imparts excellent flexi- bility to the yarns resulting in good strengths. Has unusual heat stability. Antistatic Chemicals Special Lubricants Tallow Softeners Throwing Oils Warp Sizes Penetrants Dyeing Aids Softeners Wetting Agents Water Repellents Finishing Agents diD frvoivto Tmu ■p aich Nopco is always glad to make recommendations to help meet the specific needs of textile manufacturers. " REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. NOPCO CHEMICAL COMPANY, Harrison, N. J. Branches: Boston • Chicago • Cedartown, Ga. • Richmond, Calif. ►o 89 § w d o w ► ) 1 e I) i w I w — ■ (I 0 For these and Other Industries Rubber Automotive Fabric Coating Plastics Canvas Products Abrasive Chemical Food Processing Sugar Refining Petroleum Mining Ceramics Farm Machinery Laundry Wellington Sears Offers Many Varieties of These Fabrics Cotton Duck Drills, Twills and Sateens Automobile Headlining Industrial Laundry Sheeting Chafer Fabrics Filter Fabrics Synthetic Fabrics Airplane Balloon Cloth Fine Combed Fabrics Bonded (Non- Woven) Fabrics Wellington Sears A SIIRSIDIARY OF WF55T POINT MA NIIF ACTUM Nd COMPANY A SUBSIDIARY OF FIRST In Fabrics For Industry WELLINGTON SEARS COMPANY, 65 WORTH STREET, NEW YORK 13, N. Y. Offices in: Atlanta • Boston • Chicago • Detroit • Los Angeles • New Orleans • Philadelphia • San Francisco • St. Louis W ►() ►o ► ) ► ) ►Ox o a o ►o o ►o ►o ►o o o I ► o 90 I COMPLIMENTS OF i f S Abbott Machine Co., Inc. I fj Wilton, New Hampshire fi i i c Southern Office: Greenville, S. C. Js v o i i 5 Manufacturers of Textile Winding Machinery fi i I ! Cotton Rolls Friction Calenders Drying Machines c Cotton and Wool Rolls Schreincr Calenders Mangles Combination Rolls Chasing Calenders Padders X Husk. Rolls Rolling Calenders Squeezers Paper Rolls Silk Calenders Washers Embossing Rolls Embossing Calenders Winders Fiber Conditioners Cloth Pilers Mullen Festers i i B. r. PERKINS SON, INC Engineers and Manufacturers HOLYOKE, MASS. Largest Manufacturers of Calender Rolls in the World j , , " I 91 Ox i W " I) c w w ■w w t Compliments of AMERICAN PRESS Jnid book printed ou K j-f-iet oLitnoarapnu Phone 5-7734 3 SCHOOL STREET NEW BEDFORD, MASS. FOR PROCESSING TEXTILES Selapon Gel Powerful detergent; stable to acids, alkalies, hard water. Lomar PW Dispersant for vat and acetate colors; also good retardant. Hydrosulfites For all purposes. Merpenol Efficient wetting agent tor strong caustic baths. Gums Arabic, Karaya, Tragacanth Crude— Powder— Solution Also special printing gums. Monopole Oil Double Sulphonated Castor. 0 i I ■w ' o a w CO. PASSAIC, N. J. OTHER PLANTS: CARISTADT, N.J. • LOS ANGELES, CALIF. WAREHOUSES: Providence, R. )„ Philadelphia, Pa., Utita, N. V„ Chicago, lit., Greetiv»lt«i S, C " ., Chattanooga; Knoxviile, Teim. Ask for our Chemicals Specialties Catalog 1} w I w w W w K ■( ■ «)« 92 i o w I W w — ' I 8 X) Knowles Loom Reed Works Inc. Manufacturers of LOOM REEDS tor Cotton, Silk, Rayon, Nylon, Glass, Woolen also Light and Heavy Duck. Pitch Hand Reeds a Iso Metal Reeds of Stainless Steel and Chromium Plate Textile Mill Supplies Joseph Dawson Jr., Pres. 70 years oil continuous service. 114 MYRTLE STREET NEW BEDFORD, MASS. i o i I s s ■ ! ! i i i I il OH INDUSTRIAL GROWTH Depends in a good measure on ties which bind a community to- gether. Some of these in New Bedford are: Plentiful skilled labor Good Labor Relations Transportation Abundant Water Supply Excellent Health Regulations Fine Recreational Facilities These with a most cordial and co-operative attitude toward both our existing industries and those who are considering joining our community make NEW BEDFORD A GOOD PLACE TO LIVE, WORK AND PLAY For information, write or call INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION New Bedford Massachusetts V I i I i i ►o ► ► )■ () (X 93 =o o o o o o „ o o „ „ . o o . o«J c COMPLIMENTS OF x l PRODUCERS OF FINE COMBED COTTONS FOR WEARING APPAREL I AND HOME FURNISHINGS = () BROADCLOTHS BATISTES HANDKERCHIEFS X DIMITIES ORGANDIES MARQUISETTES fi j LAWNS VOILES DOTTED and PLAIN i! X FINE SPINNING ASSOCIATES INC. U Turks Head Building, Providence, R. I. 40 Worth Street, New York, N. Y. i 1 ! . I A Congratulations and Best Wishes } $ to the Classes of 1953 a I jj NEUSS, HESSLEIN CO., INC. jj = 75 WORTH ST., NEW YORK 13, N. Y. 8 V " First Name in Textile Exports " 5 1 HESSLEIN CO., INC. jj U 77 WORTH STREET, NEW YORK 13, N. Y. 5 I Selling Agents — Textile Mills Products v C A 5 The Edqar Emily Hesslein Fund, Inc. x i i i 94 Save Time and Money for you From Carding to finishing, special Fullergript Brushes bring big economies because each brush is specially designed for each individual mill operation. The unique construction of Fullergript brushes gives them outstanding advantages for every textile need It will pay you ro investigate these longer-wearing better-performing brushes. Write to- - FULLERGRIPT DIVISION THE FULLER BRUSH COMPANY HARTFORD 2 CONNECTICUT I -€(►- - { - Compliments of Compliments of LENO ELASTIC WEB GOSNOLD MILLS COMPANY, INC. CORPORATION NEW BEDFORD MASSACHUSETTS -4 °4fa° i i i I I FULLERGRIPT TEXTILE BRUSHES I w w I i w w I w w i I) I ! I i 95 i o MX ( : : ( « o XX XX XX XX XX XX XX XX XX 8 I I w w w I (1 STILL WIDE OPEN Our American inventors and scientists, backed by our remark- able industrial know-how and skills, may seem to have produced today about everything it ' s possible to produce. Those with little faith in our country and its future would have us believe so. But to American youth the gates of opportunity are wider open than ever before. Thousands of new and better ways of doing things, of new products and new developments, will be created by those who properly prepare themselves. Sonoco Products Company Manufacturers of Textile Paper Carriers HARTSVILLE, SO. CAROLINA LOS ANGELES, CALIF. Paper Specialties MYSTIC, CONN BRANTFORD, ONTARIO NYANZA Color Chemical Co., Inc. 109 WORTH STREET NEW YORK 13, N. Y. Factories ' Chemical Manufacturing Co. ashland, mass. New Brunswick Chemical Co. newark, n. j. Branches: ASHLAND, MASS. CHICAGO, ILL. PORTLAND, ORE. CHARLOTTE, N. C. PHILADELPHIA, PA. Compliments of LAMBETH ROPE CORPORATION NEW BEDFORD MASSACHUSETTS •-$$ 1 w ■ — • i i • w w W w % D w " I w 96 o=-o w W i w i I w I EXSIZE-T • The new and better desizer. More efficient and economical. Works over a wider range of tem- perature. Easy to use. • For best results, use EXSIZE-T. • Write for sample and literature. PABST SALES COMPANY 221 North La Salle Street CHICAGO 1, ILLINOIS I Compliments of United Textile • Workers of Compliments of America A Friend affiliated with the AMERICAN FEDERATION OF LABOR JOHN VERTENTK, JR. International Representative 97 The FUNCTION of the UNITED STATES TESTING COMPANY in the TEXTILE INDUSTRY To screen raw materials before they under- go processing. To establish quality control over goods in the manufacturing process. To evaluate materials before they are adopted for general use. To rate finished goods for construction and serviceability. To aid in merchandising by Certifying goods worthy of Certification and awarding them the Seal of Quality. To solve technical problems of an unusual nature whether the solution involves a simple laboratory test or a complete field research. To establish testing standards where none exist and to design and manufacture new testing equipment where the need for these is indicated. To settle disputes . . . arbitrate disagree- ments . . . adjudicate conflicting claims on a basis of impartial, scientific findings. To set up measurable standards of service- ability in the various functions of textiles as a guide for the industry and as a measur- ing rod for comparisons. To assist those who are developing new products . . . working on new processes . . . seeking new uses and applications for old products. To apply the techniques and methods developed in other industries to the ad- vancement of the textile industry and the solution of its problems. To shed light upon every branch of textile manufacture through scientific investiga- tion and to share this light with those who wish to see better. UNITED STATES TESTING COMPANY, INC. Established 1880 HOBOKEN, NEW JERSEY Boston — Chicago — New York — Philadelphia — Denver — Providence Los Angeles — Memphis — Dallas Member of American Council of Commercial Laboratories -4Bh- - r Compliments of • Compliments of JOHN 1. PAULDING, INC. MASUREL WORSTED MILLS, INC. NEW BEDFORD MASSACHUSETTS WOONSOCKET, R. I. -4fl - «- ? Ove=» x=x 98 (■ w I w ■% w % I w I ■» — ' w w c s - NEW BEDFORD MASSACHUSETTS rot ? FAVORITE DEPARTMENT STORE Compliments of ° ° O ' BRIEN PRODUCTS INC. WITH BEST WISHES .INTERS COTTON WASTE SISAL PADS § KAPOK Dyejtuff Mains Since 1859 550 WEST 23rd STREET - New York 11, N. Y. °4} - CHelsea 2-1623 i o i o i o i w I i i w I 5 99 w I DISTINCTION VALUE w w I L. G. BALFOUR COMPANY Attleboro Massachusetts a Class Rings and Pins |jj! Commencement Invitations — Diplomas y Personal Cards Club Insignia — Medals Trophies Representative: Mr. Thomas Galvin Attleboro Office I w w x QUALITY SERVICE o — NEW BEDFORD RAYON CO Manufacturers of RAYON YARNS (1 New Bedford, Mass. I 8 The New Bedford Cotton Manufacturers ' Association wishes the Graduating Class of 1953 the Best of Success for the coming years Compliments of THE A P FOOD STORES 100 w w i l i n I i i i JOHNSON WARP SIZERS Photo courtesy of American Viscose Corp. APPROVED —by use in leading mills in this country and every cen- ter of textile production throughout the world, for sizing all synthetic and cot- ton warps. Send for 16 page illustrated booklet. CHARLES B. JOHNSON PATERSON NEW JERSEY Compliments of CORN PRODUCTS SALES COMPANY Suppliers of STARCHES AND DEXTRINES FOR THE TEXTILE TRADE 17 BATTERY PLACE NEW YORK, N.Y f} ' T— ( Best Wishes From HOOSAC MILLS PFISTER CORPORATION CHEMICAL WORKS New Bedford RIDGEFIELD, NEW JERSEY and Manufacturers of North Adams, Mass. QUALITY NAPHTHOLS KH Q. - w k - - w Hr - w— u „ w p. KK 1 I i ■w II ■OS. I i i o ■w (I 5 X=» 0 101 i I I i i 1 I Bates Manufacturing Company j LEWISTON, AUGUSTA, SACO, MAINE FOR A CAREER IN TEXTILES Bates is the largest cotton and synthetic textile manufacturer in New England. It has room for you if you ' re the man we ' re looking for. Dartmouth Finishing Corporation 45 COVE STREET - NEW BEDFORD, MASS. BLEACHERS, PRINTERS, FINISHERS OF COTTON FABRICS. ii Compliments of Greetings GOODYEAR TIRE Textile Workers RUBBER CO. Union of America C. 1. 0. NEW BEDFORD MASS. New Bedford Joint Board 0 = x=x 102 i •— - i J - w i i 3 0 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 Incorporated has been making textile print rolls. ' As a result of this long experience the Revere organization is in a unique position to know and under- stand practical textile printing problems and how to meet them with rolls best adapted to give efficient, economical service. " Revere specialists in this field are available to assist you in obtaining the type of rolls best adapted to serve your individual requirements. " Revere Copper and Brass Incorporated FOUNDED BY PAUL REVERE — 1801 24 North Front St., New Bedford, Moss. i i i BEST WISHES TO THE NEW GRADUATES NEW BEDFORD TEXTILE INSTITUTE CLUB i OF NEW YORK ESTELLE SIDELINKER, Secretary Telephone Bryant 9-7802 Quality you trust •OTUED UNDEt AUTMOMTV OF THI COCA-COLA COMPANY If COCA-COLA BOTTLING CO. of NEW BEDFORD Q) — () ►o« ►o o o HH ►Ox ►o ►() o ►o 03 V w D i I I J -. i i I I 3 (i Ox Compliments of WAMSUTTA MILLS NEW BEDFORD, MASS. Have You Seen Them? .... Watson-Williams ' newest additions — shuttles for Draper Looms, fitted with Cast Iron Eyes, to accommodate a longer filling package. Top — 15 l A " long. Bot- tom — 15% " long. Watson-Williams Mfg. Co Millbury, Massachusetts AMERICAN MOISTENING COMPANY AMCO AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEMS Humidification — Evaporative Cooling (Ductless or Central Station) — Refrigeration PROVIDENCE, R.I. — BRANCHES AT ATLANTA, BOSTON, CAMDEN, CHARLOTTE Compliments of College Grill and Capitol Candy Shoppe i i I w I c i i MM ► ) ►Ox MM MM 0 M) MM 104 0= o«c=xx: I CURTIS and MARBLE 5 MACHINE CO. (J Builders of w PREPARING, BLENDING AND PICKING X MACHINES. CLOTH ROOM MACHINERY FOR COTTON. RAYONS. Etc. X FINISHING MACHINERY FOR WOOLENS AND WORSTEDS. CARPETS. FELTS. CORDUROYS O AND PILE FABRICS. X Write for our new, fully illustrated Catalog of Cotton Machinery No. 7-51 X Catalog of Woolen Machinery No. 12-51 (J Main Office and Plant: 72 Cambridge St., Worcester, Mass. X Southern Office: [j S. C. National Bank Bldg. A Greenville, S. C. J. S. FALLOW CO. Telephone 6-8589 279 Union Street New Bedford, Mass. TEXTILE EQUIPMENT New and Used Manufacturers ' Agents For Aldrich Picking Equipment Brown Instruments for Slashers F 8c F Bunch Builders Groen Kettles Hayes Aluminum Beams C. B. Johnson Slashers Lambeth Lug Straps Orr Slasher Cloth Reeves Drives Sipp-eastwood Warpers and Creels Seco Vis-O-Matic Oil Cups Walton Receptacles Washburn Section Beams Wolverine Slasher Hoods Compliments of BRISTOL SCREW CO. INC. 56 PROSPECT ST. NEW BEDFORD, MASS. NORLANDER MACHINE CO. Specializing In All Kinds of Flyer, Fluted Rolls, and Spindle Repairs for Cotton Mills We also manufacture Flyer Pressers and New Card Room Spindles NEW BEDFORD, MASS. Tel. 9-6324 BEST WISHES TO THE GRADUATES From the CLASS OF 1956 i 105 XX X) C s-o xx xx XX XX XX XX XX xx XX XX tehedco a,id Southern FINEST CAN ex- PRODUCE™ USa Me vantages ob- pe °n t heuseofSceHea tained m the £SS C° QUaUty nd SoShern C e ootids ftneS ' he products standardizing on orld . s th at " eaVC ■feeds ' . " Consult out staff of f ; d En- gin " your .eers for W on mill ptot STEEL HEDDLE MFG. CO. 2100 W. ALLEGHENY AVENUE, PHILADELPHIA 32, PA. Other Offices and Plants: Greenville, S.C. Atlanta, Ga. Greensboro, N.C. Providence, R.I. SOUTHERN SHUTTLES Paris Plant . . . Greenville, S.C. A Division of STEEL HEDDLE MFG. CO. STEEL HEDDLE COMPANY OF CANADA, LIMITED 310 St. Hubert Street, Granby, Quebec, Canada i-i-io-8 BEST WISHES TO THE GRADUATES From the CLASS OF 1954 OX=- X=K) BEST WISHES TO THE GRADUATES From the CLASS OF 1955 v zx c: € 106


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