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Nov, 2015

Sixty-two years and still smiling!

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[Posted November 27, 2015] Uni’s classes of 1953 – the eLAyens of Winter and the Jamaicans of Summer – gathered for their 60+2-year reunion on October 17, with a strong turnout.

Pictured above: The Classes of 1953 Reunion Committee (All photos courtesy Jane Hills)

Class member Jane Hills sent along this report:

“Our 60+2-year reunion was a joyful occasion. It was held at the Proud Bird Restaurant by the airport. They were exceptional in their food and decorations.

“Ninety-seven of our classmates attended, [including] from Hawaii, Georgia, Connecticut, Maine, Arizona, New Mexico and Washington.

“We had to have the date [aligned] around the UCLA football schedule because of the loyal UCLA fans, including Jim [E.] Mora, our football star. His son [Jim L. Mora] is now coaching UCLA.

“Truly, love filled the moment in visiting with our classmates. Everyone was thrilled with seeing so many friends.”

Shown below are (top photo) Bob Douglas, Gary Childress and Bud Hutchins; (below) Delia Garcia, Jane Hills and an unidentified classmate:

uhef web pix-class of 53 reunion-3 men

uhef web pix-class of 53 reunion-3 women


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