On This Day in 1957…

On this day in 1957, The Maroon headlines included Alpha Sigma Nu inductions, the opening of the play “Pilate,” new Student Council election rules, and the winning of an oil firm scholarship. When flipping through old editions of The Maroon, its hard to not notice the vintage advertisements. Imagine the type of ad below in The Maroon these days…it probably wouldn’t happen!

Blog post by Kristen Blomeyer, Special Collections work-study student and Social Media and Outreach Intern.

Found in the Archives is a recurring series of crazy cool stuff found in the Monroe Library’s Special Collections & Archives.

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