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President's letter • Charles David Mattern, 1907-1964: With tributes from some of his colleagues • Professor without portfolio: A portrait of the Rev. John Henry Augustus Bomberger, D. D., founder and first president of Ursinus College and School of Theology • The contemporary French literary scene • Quarter-century change . . . decade planning • Student facilities building construction moves steadily toward completion by mid-'65 • Joseph Chapline, '42, former computer expert builds organs - tells how and why • Larry Koch, '62, advances with Western Electric • Schellhase saga • Insurance executive, author - historian, two new members of Ursinus Board • The 1964 European travel seminar • Yale Press to publish Dr. Foster's volumes • Four Ursinus alumni attend campus conference for furloughed missionaries • Pancoast, '37 elected to Pennsylvania House of Representatives • Collegeville comes to life as Ursinus students return • Founders Day focus on distinguished alumni • Remarks presenting portrait of President of Ursinus Board • Gutenberg Bible reproductions presented by Henry Pfeiffer, '48 • Loyalty Fund report: October 10, 1964 • Sports victories, crowning of Queen Jeanne, feature 1964 Homecoming Day at Ursinus • Twenty-three "bear cubs" in Ursinus freshman class • Frederick Wentz named college business manager • Another John H. A. Bomberger • Alumni news and notes • Weddings • Births • Necrology • Former Dean dead at 83 • Vice-president of directors dies unexpectedly November 1 • Former board member dies • Ursinus Women's Club luncheon December 5 • Chef Colameco hurt in railroad wreck • You need a will . . . and Ursinus needs to be remembered

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Ursinus College


Collegeville, Pennsylvania


Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, alumni, deaths, marriages, Charles David Mattern, John Henry Augustus Bomberger, curriculum, Wismer Dining Hall, Joseph Chapline, Larry Koch, Richard T. Schellhase, William Elliott, Boies Penrose, Elizabeth Read Foster, G. Sieber Pancoast, Garnet O. Adams, Robert E. Bennett, Nelson M. Bortz, Alexander Lewis, William D. Reimert, Henry W. Pfeiffer, field hockey, soccer, football, Jeanne Ann Dawson, John Wentworth Clawson, William Roat Shaffer, W. Sherman Kerschner, Anthony Colameco


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Published as Volume 62, Number 6 of the Ursinus College Bulletin.

Ursinus College Alumni Journal, November 1964



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