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Football - CBC vs DuBourg 1954-55

Football - CBC vs DuBourg 1954-55

CBC using a ground attack to smother DuBourg 39-7 at Public Schools Stadium.


Cadet Parade - 1

Cadet Parade - 1

Regimental formation of Christian Brothers College cadets at parade rest in full dress review in connection with the fourth annual open house at the school, 6501 Clayton Rd., Clayton.


Football Box Score

Football Box Score

Hey, remember these guys? We were cheering them on to victory while keeping the bleachers warm


CBC Downs DeAndreis High

CBC Downs DeAndreis High

Holding on to a Wildcat is CBC's Bob Tucci in the game against DeAndreis. Others pictured are Ed Lind, Joe Bardenheier and Dale Taylor


Brother I. Conrad

Brother I. Conrad

To the Cadets of CBC:

Of course, all cadets know that their teachers are glad to see them back at school.


Col. Blake Comes to CBC From Germany; CBC Sponsors Hollywood Ice Review

Col. Blake Comes to CBC From Germany; CBC Sponsors Hollywood Ice Review

"You are extremely fortunate that you have been assigned to Christian Brothers College. It is an excellent school and has an outstanding Cadet Corps."

This statement was made to me in Frankfort, Germany, about six months agove by a close army friend on learning of my new assignment.

Yes those are tickets to the CBC Fund Drive - Hollywood Ice Review - at the Arena on Friday, November 4, 1955, and for only $10.


Retreat House Dream Becomes Reality - Brothers purchase 320 acres in county.

Retreat House Dream Becomes Reality - Brothers purchase 320 acres in county.

Deep in the wooded hills of Jefferson County lie 320 acres of land and 11 spacious buildings.


11 Christian Brothers College Cadets Enter Religious Life

11 Christian Brothers College Cadets Enter Religious Life

Eleven cadets of CBC have entered the religious life officials of the school announced. Nine of these gentlemen are 1955 graduates, one just finished his sophomore year and another was a member of the class of 1950.


Prom Night La Promenade Militaire

Prom Night La Promenade Militaire

Many girls, and CBC Cadets, are now looking forward to the night of April 15, but the girls pictured on these pages are probably the most excited as they were elected by their own schools to be CBC Representatives - candidates for Queen.


Prom Night 1955

Prom Night 1955

To the color and excitement of a full-dress military ball, add the ceremonial splendor of a queen's coronation, and you have CBC's La Promenade Militaire, one of the outstanding high school proms in the St. Louis Area....... Prom Magazine


Sgt. Salmeri Ends Army Career

Sgt. Salmeri Ends Army Career

Sgt. Frank Salmeri, a key figure in the military function of the CBC Cadet Corps since his appointment here in in 1951, is retiring from the U.S. Army after 20 years of service to his country.


Weary Senior Take Over Turret Publishing

Weary Senior Take Over Turret Publishing

Bob Liss appointed Editor-in-Chief. Brother Paschal, Turret moderator, announced this line-up. (click on photo to enlarge)


Dress Parade Time

Dress Parade Time

Remember those dress parades when our family, friends and girlfriends would set back in pride while we got dusty and dirty?


German Exchange Student, Klaus Hoppe & Bill Rogers

German Exchange Student, Klaus Hoppe & Bill Rogers

It was the spring of 1953 when CBC announced they would be participating in an student exchange program and hosting two students from Germany. Klaus Hoppe arrived at the Rogers residence in the summer of 1954 and enrolled as a Senior when Bill was a junior. Pictured here is Klaus Hoppe and Bill Rogers.


CBC Uniform Prices

CBC Uniform Prices

Would you believe your CBC overcoat cost $54 inb 1954 and your trousers were only $20.45?


Promotions - Page 1

Promotions - Page 1

Promotions for our class to Master Sergeant, Sergeant First Class and Sergeant. (click on photo to enlarge)


Promotions - Page 2

Promotions - Page 2

Promotions to Corporal (click on photo to enlarge)


Promotions - Page 2, continued

Promotions - Page 2, continued

More promotions to Corporal plus Private First Class


Demotions

Demotions

Yes, there were "Demotions" handed out to Columbo, Coppinger, Deters, Gallo, Miramonti, Geraghty, Oldani, Scully, Sommerfield, Steins and Vacarro.


Memories from Terry McGrath

Memories from Terry McGrath

Memories of CBC have always been good for me.


Senior Book List

Senior Book List

Most prices for books were in the $2.50 to $3.50 range, believe it or not.

From the files of Joe Dierker.


CBC Clayton Road

CBC Clayton Road

A line drawing of CBC, 6501 Clayton Rd.


Father & Son Banquet, 1955, Jefferson Hotel

Father & Son Banquet, 1955, Jefferson Hotel

Can you find yourself in this photo? Father & Son banquet 1955.


Graduation Invitation

Graduation Invitation

Our graduation invitation and ticket for entry to Keil Auditorium.


Grenadiers

Grenadiers

Remembering CBC's crack drill team.
From the collection of Joe Schulte.


Letter Advising About Uniforms & Tuition

Letter Advising About Uniforms & Tuition

Tuition Going Up to $210 Per Year. Letter is a bit difficult to read. Try enlarging it and printing it . From the files of Joe Dierker.


Even More Medals

Even More Medals

From the collection of Joe Schulte.


Medals You May Have Worn

Medals You May Have Worn

From the collection of Joe Schulte


1954 Prom

1954 Prom

Juniors and Seniors crowded into the CBC gymnasium for a group photo. Standing in front is Col. Blake. Can you find yourself and your date?

Cut & Paste the following into your web browser to display a larger photo which you can print out. http://f1.pg.briefcase.yahoo.com/bc/wrogers/lst?.dir=/CBC or http://f1.pg.briefcase.yahoo.com/bc/wrogers/lst?&.dir=/CBC&.src=bc&.view=l


More Prom Guests

More Prom Guests

Is your name listed?

From the collection of Joe Schulte.


Prom Guests

Prom Guests

A list of names and officials who attended the prom.

From the collection of Joe Schulte,


Prom Invitation

Prom Invitation

And with music from Jules Blattner.


Prom Memories

Prom Memories

My date's dance book and diary.


Bob Kurz

Bob Kurz

Bob Kurz, Guidon Editor - taken from Prom Magazine, March 1955


Chiodini Memories

Chiodini Memories

There is no doubt that my experiences at CBC had an overall positive effect on my professional, military, spiritual and married life and I will be forever grateful to the Brothers and teachers at CBC for their dedication and effort on behalf of the students.


Graduation Instructions

Graduation Instructions

What's all this kissing stuff mentioned in the last paragraph?

See the next photo called "Barring the Unexpected" to learn how many graduated - pending final exams.


Barring the Unexpected - Graduation

Barring the Unexpected - Graduation

There were 210 seniors in the Class of 1955. Whether there will be 210 graduates depends on the seniors' final grades.


Basketbal Box Score

Basketbal Box Score

The CBC Cadets, minus Jack Mimlitz, opened their 1954-55 basketball schedule last night with a 63-50 conquest of Soldan-Blewett. Let's face it. Soldan blew it.


Steve Heckemeyer's Memories

Steve Heckemeyer's Memories

I remember the following like it was yesterday. Lou Gorman always stood by the classroom door shortly before the bell was due to ring, to get a head start to his next class. (there's more)


Some memories from Ron Pugh

Some memories from Ron Pugh

As a freshman, we were forced to buy a hall pass. (We really weren't too bright, yet.) As a sophomore, we sold the ahll pass to the new Freshmen. You can read the rest.


Jim O'Brien Report Card #2

Jim O'Brien Report Card #2

And you thought you were the smartest one in your class.

(If you would like to see these photos larger, right click on the image and select COPY. Open up a blank Word page and right click again. Select PASTE to display the photo. You can then hold down the left side button on your mouse to enlarge the picture)


Jim O'Brien Report Card #1

Jim O'Brien Report Card #1

Are these grades for real or are they forged?


Vic Panus Remembers Starting at CBC

Vic Panus Remembers Starting at CBC

When I arrived as a freshman, I was 4'10" and weighed a total of about 80 lbs.

You can read the "rest of the story" here.


From the Files of Vic Panus

From the Files of Vic Panus

Remember the "Letter" for our sweaters and jackets . . . and the medals. Here's some from the files of Vic Panus.


Panus, Angelicus?

Panus, Angelicus?

A "Sick Permit" to be excused because you were "Sick?" Who ever heard of such a thing. This may be the only visible proof that such a thing existed.

Angelicus? Vic said that's what the brothers called him.


Panus And Company

Panus And Company

Vic Panus, along with some other Turret staff members, proof reading the latest issue of the Turret.


The Penalty Detail Squad

The Penalty Detail Squad

Need we say more. Does anyone really know if someone actually worked on the Penalty Detail squad?


Arial Shot of CBC Around 1950

Arial Shot of CBC Around 1950

From the files of Vic Panus. The old CBC at 6501 Clayton Rd.


Prom Night 1955

Prom Night 1955

From the files of Vic Panus. Prom 1955.


Dumb People

Dumb People

Sure glad none of those dumb people came from CBC.


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