Jersey Boys

Princeton University dance, 1960. (Click images to see the haircuts and shoulders in hi-res.)

The school didn’t admit women until ’69 — except on nights like this. Check out Crewneck Sweater Guy in the background, a veritable Ivy style poster boy:

According to Fitzgerald, Princeton men are “lazy, good-looking and aristocratic.” Whatever they got, the chicks sure dig it:

At least until the boys start getting fresh. Easy, tiger:

The next day, the girls decide those Harvard sissies and Yale jocks would probably make better husbands:

6 Comments on "Jersey Boys"

  1. Note the bit loafers and riding hat in the last picture.

  2. There’s no telling what sort of debauched shenanigans the kids will get up to when you put boys and girls together in a room with booze and saxaphones.

  3. Like that booze and saxaphones line.

  4. The Wellesley freshman shown hanging H and Y banners died recently at the age of 75. It sounds like she had a very interesting life:

    http://www.blueridgenow.com/article/20081127/obituaries/811260258

  5. Love the look of that girl…she’s wigging out! Crazy man…lets go ape shit etc. Hee Hee.

  6. i think that the top picture was taken in the charter or ivy club because of the ceiling, its hard to tell from the crowd.

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