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1950s

1955 CoronationThe 1955 Coronation of Sam Houston's retinue of sovereignty was performed in the courtyard of the Greek Theatre.
Alcade 1955

CheerleadersThese cheerleaders had lots of spirit. They led cheers at football games, pep rallies, and many of the basketball games.
Alcade 1955

Pioneer Round-Up AssociationThe Pioneer Round-Up Association supported orphans. They donated a percent of their receipts from the Pioneer Gulch.
Alcade 1955

Pajama Pep RallyStudents banded together with school spirit for the Pajama Pep Rally and marched to the Court House lawn.
Alcade 1955

Volleyball TournamentWomen's Recreation had over 600 participants in 1954-55. Belvin Hall won the Volleyball Tournament.
Alcade 1955

Sam Houston's College BookstoreSam Houston's College Bookstore.
Alcade 1955

TrackUp and over for this Bearkat pole vaulter.
Alcade 1955

President's HomeThe President's Home was located between today's LSC and the Peabody.
Alcade 1955

Miss Sam HoustonJerry Jo Scarborough was crowned Miss Sam Houston by David Cunnigham and Ed Gerlach, judges for the 1955 CB Bathing Revue.
Alcade 1955

Homecoming QueenHomecoming Queen, Mary Frances DeMoss, graced the parade.
Alcade 1955

Sam StudentA Sam student with lots of spirit yells for the team.
Alcade 1955

Rodeo ClubThe Rodeo Club was certainly living a proud Texas tradition.
Alcade 1955

Women's Recreation AssociationThe Women's Recreation Association included tournaments in basketball, softball, badminton, tennis, and even unusual competitions like this.
Alcade 1955

Charles NicholsBearkat Charles Nichols dribbles down the court.
Alcade 1955

Old MainAnother view of Old Main.
Alcade 1955

Elliott HallFive students have fun while in Elliott Hall.
Alcade 1955


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