The St. Ambrose College Concert Band, under the excellent
direction of Mr. Clarence J. Kriesa, is composed of students
from Marycrest and Ambrose. The objective of the band is
to perform on the highest possible level and to acquaint its
The Glee Club, led by the Rev. James E. Greene, experienced
the most productive year in its history. The musical genius
and magnetic personality of Father Greene inspired near-
professional results from the group.
This year's activities…
Horace Vandergelder .
Ambrose Kemper . .
Miss Flora Van…
Chorus Richard Marriott
Antigone Mary Jane Koos
Nurse Gladys Williams
Ismene Este Michalak
Haemon George Luce
Creon Dennis Dinneen
First Guard Tom Hogue
Second Guard Tom Vanderslice
By Sidney Kingsley
Detective Dakis George Luce
Shoplifter Lois Gries
Detective Gallagher Ed Lyons
Patrolman Keogh Ken Smerillo
Mrs. Farragut Gladys Williams
Joe Feinson lohn AAazur
Detective Callahan …
The Carousel ''brain trust."
A one, and a two, and a . . ."
The highlight of the Music and Drama
year was the annual spring musical.
Band, Glee Club and Drama joined
forces to present "Carousel" by Rod-
gers and Hammerstein.
Over 3200 people…
Carrie Pipperidge Mary Lynne Metternich
Julie Jordan Donna Nolan
Mrs. Mullin Lois Gries
Billy Bigelow Tom Joyce
1 st Policeman Bill Duax
David Bascombe Nick Pavletic
Nettie Fowler Therese Ruppenkamp
Enoch Snow Richard …
Organizations are an important part
of college life. They provide for the
individual interests of the students,
while furnishing workers for co-
This year several new clubs were
formed. Some ceased to exist.…