Maroon yearbooks 1951 - 2009 (including full 1951 edition)

Maroons 1951_-_2009 I have been given copies of the OBA annual yearbook, The Maroon, from 1951 to 2009 (the last publication) with just four years missing.

I intend to gradually add all these to the website, starting with the 1951 edition. This can be accessed by clicking on this link: Maroon 1951.  The contents of this edition of the Maroon are as follows:

Pages 1-5: Advertisements and Contents page

Page 6: Editorial

Page 7: President's Message (G E Hardy)

Page 8: Annual General Meeting

Page 9: Balance Sheet

Page 10: "Devolution of Power is my Policy" (A C Howard)

Page 10: Forthcoming Events

Page 11: Annual Dinner (M Eastman)

Page 13: Officers

Page 14: Mr W Murdock (W E Pretty)

Page 16: Dramatic Section (C B Beer)

Page 17: Dance Section (G Cooke)

Page 18: Cricket (M Neeves)

Page 20: Football Section (P Jordan)

Page 21: Hockey Section (G Cooke)

Page 22: Junior Correspondent (A M Morley)

Page 24: Correspondence (N D Brand & F Edmead)

Page 26: The P.T. Salt (F Horlock)

Page 27: School Notes (F E Baker)

Page 29: Judo (L Grice)

Page 31: Nigeria (Captain R Hart)

Page 33: Red Devil and the Green Angel (2nd Lieut. J H R White)

Page 35: Ornithology and Yvonne (A J F Stagg)

Page 36: The Mountains (R Skinner)

Page 38: Your Leave Extended (R Smith)

Page 39: Honours List

Page 40: Births, Engagements, Mariages and Deaths

Pages 41-44: Advertisements

If you want to see any particular edition, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and I will endeavour to prioritise your request.

The 4 missing editions are 1954, 1958, 1960 and 1974/75.  If you have a copy of these or any Maroons prior to 1951 and are willing to lend them to us, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.