The big T, nineteen forty-three. Editors Ben Nevill, Roger Bate, photographer Bob Gustavson

Pasadena: Published by Associated Students, California Institute of Technology, 1943. Unpaginated, about 200p. (including ads), familiar yearbook format; 12.25 x 9.25 inch blue oilcloth boards, titled gilt and decorated in blind. A little edgeworn, mild signs of handling and age, no signatures or inscriptions.

A very sophisticated production; the ads section is aimed at recruiting grads for wartime professions. Not a soda fountain ad among them. One "ad" for "Marriage Insurance Policies," is a studentbody joke, laid out well enough to pass at first glance. . some of the students look hugely successful, post-preppies brought to the campus by the war effort, and some of the faculty absolutely is : find staff photos of Robert Millikan, Linus Pauling, Theodore Von Karman,

Cat.No: 90170

Price: $65.00