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1940s

MajoretteThis majorette's uniform boasted the Bearkat right on the front.
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1945 CoronationSponsored by the Alcalde, the men's gym was transformed into a ballroom of red, blue, and silver for the 1945 Coronation.
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Girls' ChoirThe Girls' A Cappella Choir was a very popular and made numerous trips to sing.
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Sam Houston State GateSam Houston's gate to higher education.
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Track TeamThe young pledges had to endure these "glamorous" dresses.
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Swim TeamBathing suit design proves to be diverse as these ladies pose in front of pool that for some reason has no water.
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Track TeamThe track squad at Pritchett field. Pictured (left to right) are Brown, Chaney, Pledger, Dover, Johnson, Morrison, and Smith.
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Bearkat TwirlersBearkat twirlers (left to right) are Kercheval, Bigby, McCulloch, White, Basden, and Batson.
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Belvin Hall ResidentsBelvin hall residents trade conversation over a box of Ritz crackers.
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Old Main WindowThis was one of many beautiful stained glass windows in Old Main.
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Old MainA view of the space between Austin Hall and Old Main. Old Main is on the right with the ivy.
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Greek TheatreSam's Greek Theatre
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