The Rock



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Whittier, CA



  • Dear Friends...
  • Letter from the President
  • James, Eva McCallum Write Of Current Conditions in China: Urge Friends to Correspond
  • Robert Dill's Camera Records 1949 Homecoming...
  • Eight Whittier College Societies Hold Homecoming Brunches
  • Over 500 Poets Alumni Gather For 1949 Annual Homecoming: Victory Climaxes Festivities
  • Whittier College Dads Feted At Successful Annual Event
  • Broadoaks Alumnae Enjoy Best Homecoming in History 'Days of Old' Brought Back
  • Lisle Sheldon, '31, Writes 'Rock' Editors About Quaker Greats; Many Well Known Whittier College Athletic Names Recalled
  • Edward Guirado, John Hales, Jeanette Eyerly Mills Elected to Head Whittier College Alumni Organizations for 1949-50
  • Clem, Marjorie Reece Host Quaker Alumni as Long Beach Executives Plan Box Social
  • New Poet Memorial Stadium to be Dedicated to Twenty-One Whittier College War Heroes
  • Lancer Society Chapel Fund Tops $1,200; Recital Featured
  • New Bay Region Alumni Group Organized at Oakland Meeting
  • 1949 Whittier College Poets' Season Football Record
  • Conference Records Tumble as Quaker Gridiron Machine Rolls Over Nine Out Of Ten
  • Six Lettermen Return to Form Nucleus of Basketball Squad; Coach Bonham Faces Gigantic Task of Rebuilding Poet Varsity
  • Whittier College Alphabetical Roster
  • 1949-50 Whittier College Basketball Schedule
  • Quaker Cross Country Team Wins First Meet in College Track Annals
  • Quakers Place Eight Players On 1949 All-Conference Team; Five Mae First Selections
  • Turner, Winchester Lead Frosh Casaba Candidates
  • Poet Babes Win Five, Lose Three; Grab Conference Second Place
  • Over 60 Poet Alumni Lettermen Attend Dinner-Meeting Before Redlands' Game
  • Another All-Time Record Hung Up As 43 College Varsity Awards Granted to 1949 Football Squad
  • The Year--1906; The Place--Whittier; The Hero--A Scared Youth And Howard Leslie Hockett Begins Career as a College Builder
  • Old Acquaintances

The Rock, December, 1949 (vol. 11, no. 3)