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    • Juniors to Dance Saturday

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • “The March of Dimes” will be the theme of the junior President’s birthday ball, which will be held in the Boise Junior college auditorium Saturday night. The Gowen Field orchestra will play and a nickelodeon will furnish the music for dancing in...
    • Captain Bilboa To Give Lecture At B.J.C Thursday

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • “People in American understand foreigners better than anyone else, because they really want to know you,” according to Captain Juan Manuel de Bilbao, former resident of the Basque Provinces who will give the first of a series of public lectures...
    • Machine Shop

    • Boise State University;Vocational education;
    • Young men and women working in a machine shop, some possibly working for the National Youth Association (NYA) during World War II.
    • Christmas Formal

    • Boise State University;Dance parties;Mistletoe
    • Yearbook caption: "Mistletoe Kiss was the theme of the Christmas Formal as illustrated by the couple standing under the mistletoe".
    • Valkyrie Fall Victory Dance

    • Boise State University;Dance parties;Victory celebrations;War bonds & funds;
    • Yearbook caption reads "Dot McRitchie, Kenny Chilton, Ellen Lou Iverson, Chuck Massie, and other bond-buyers support Valkyrie-sponsored victory dance."
    • Fall Victory Dance

    • Boise State University;Dance parties;Victory celebrations;
    • Yearbook caption reads "Cranston and Qualls, Gibbons and Thompson, Coffin and Reed, Feeney and Griffin, numbered among Boise J. C.'s elite at fall-term victory dance."
    • Students Honor Former Boise College Athlete

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College; Football;
    • Word was received here today that Pete Pupo, former Boise Junior college athlete, has received recognition as an outstanding freshman player in a poll conducted by students at Gonzaga where he is now enrolled. Pupo was a reserve fullback on Harry...
    • Joseph S. Farley

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • Word has been received that Ensign Joseph Farley has been commissioned a lieutenant (j.g.). He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Farley of 1510 North Seventeenth Street, Boise. Lt. Farley is instructing in instrument flying at Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
    • Word from the War

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • Word from the War department that their son, First Lt. Merle Power, above, was killed in action Dec. 11 in Germany has been received by Mr. and Mrs. G.G. Power, former Boiseans now living at Enterprise, Ore. Lieutenant Power was a graduate of Boise...
    • Broncs Practice for Next Game: Lose to Teachers

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • With two consecutive defeats in back of them. Boise Junior college hoopers today began intensive practice under Coach Harry Jacoby to pit them in shape for a pair of tilts with the Weiser Vocational quint Thursday and Friday. The first game will be...
    • Broncs Beat Nazarenes in Overtime Fray

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • With a first-game overtime victory to their Credit, Boise Junior college Broncs go to Nampa tonight for the second contest against the Northwest Nazarene academy Crusaders. Last night Darrell Parente hit the basket for the only field goal of the...
    • BJC Drama to Feature Authentic Costuming

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • When the “Taming of the Shrew” is presented by the Boise Junior college drama department in the college auditorium next Monday and Tuesday, Shakespeare enthusiasts will have the opportunity to see the cast costumed in authentic Elizabethan...
    • Bengals Rout Broncs: Play Coyotes Tonight

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • University of Idaho Southern Branch Bengals, still hot on their victory streak, meets the College of Idaho Coyotes in a second game of the Branch invasion at Meridian tonight. Last night, the Bengals took some of the wind out of the Boise Junior...
    • Electronics training

    • Boise State University; Military training; Electronic apparatus & appliances
    • Two Navy reservists, Frank J. Pompe (left) and Edwin A. Roberts, receive training on electronic equpment at Boise Junior College.
    • Boise College Starts Mould For Penicillin

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • Two members of the Boise Junior college faculty announced Saturday they have started a growth of mould they hope will eventually develop into penicillin. The two, Dr. J.B. Spulnik and Jacob Bauer, explained they are using the combined resources of...

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