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Dec 17

Cal Poly Finals 1964

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December 7, 1964
It is a posture every student is familiar with, in a posture worthy of a Rodin sculpture Lawrence Leckland ponders his history 304 final exam. According to the caption there were about 5,000 students taking finals at Cal Poly that year.

In other news the murder trial of William Jefferson Ford dominated the front page. Motel owners were upset at a proposed bed tax but the county needed to find funding and my guess is that it became a part of the landscape in 1965. The San Luis Obispo Junior College was still searching for a site, it wouldn’t be called Cuesta for another year.


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