Occidental convocation, 1951
Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Examiner credit. Date: 1951-09-20. Reporter: Swaim. Assignment: Occidental convocation. 17/18, L to R: Professor John Coatman, St. Andrews Univ., Scotland and Dr. Arthur G. Coons, pres. of Occidental College. Coons holding old hand bell first used to 'call students to their labors' when college opened 64 years ago, now still used. 24: Procession of Occidental College Faculty entering Thorne Hall for convocation (official opening of school) for 64th year".