Iowa State University; Homecoming; Homecoming queen
Betha Giffei, Pep Queen (center); Betty Lou Anderson (left) and Lucille Saunders (right) are sitting on a wooden fence. The women are wearing letter sweaters and Giffei has the words ""Pep Queen 1945"" sewn onto the ""I"" on her sweater.
Iowa State University; Homecoming; Homecoming Pep Barbecue
A chorus line is entertaining the audience at the Homecoming Pep Barbecue. The entertainers have their backs to the audience and are bending over. Letters attached to the entertainers' waists spell out ""Homecoming.""
Iowa State University; Homecoming; Pep Council; Central Campus
A student is speaking on central campus at the Student Organization Pep Council rally during homecoming. Some students on the stage have painted faces and are wearing cardboard costumes. The sign at the bottom of the stage reads, ""A Fabulous Fall...
Two cheerleaders are leading a large crowd in a cheer at the Homecoming Pep Rally outside the Memorial Union. Football players are making their way through the crowd to a bus parked at the back of the crowd.
Iowa State University; Homecoming; Homecoming queen; Pep barbeque
Cathy Olson is crowned 1957 Homecoming Queen by Chuck Schwab at the Pep Barbeque in the Armory. The attendants, Linda Sloan and Jo MacDonald look on. The Iowa State Singers pay tribute by singing ""Friendly Persuasion.""