[ABOVE] The campus looked set for a white
Christmas in 1951, as snow fell on about 250 students, faculty and
area residents gathered on Dec. 14 for the evening Carol Sing at
the east entrance to the Wilbur Cross Library. Leading the
caroling, his back to the camera, is Herbert France, professor and
head of music.
[Photo From 1952 UConn
[ABOVE] A closer look shows the accumulation of
snow on France and the carolers. After the carol sing, some of the
students may have gone to North Campus for the 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
"Winter Promenade" sponsored by the residence hall
complex. The next day there was a "Holly Hop" and a home
basketball game versus Boston College for the UConn men. [UConn