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SPC School Song

posted Aug 27, 2018, 11:29 PM by Saint Patricks   [ updated Sep 26, 2018, 7:52 PM by Xavier IT Services ]

ST. PATRICK'S COLLEGE, S.J. EAST MELBOURNE

THE SCHOOL SONG

DEDICATED TO

FATHER WILLIAM MOLONEY, S.J.

WHO HAS BEEN AT THE SCHOOL SINCE 1916

 First sung by the whole school in the College hall on Monday, 31st October 1960, under the patronage of the Rector.

The song was orchestrated by Father W.K. Saul, S.J.

National Eucharistic Conference in Melbourne 1934

posted Aug 18, 2018, 3:33 AM by Saint Patricks   [ updated Sep 26, 2018, 8:00 PM ]

At the Conference some events had 100,000 people attend. About 20 special events are accounted in the volume published the following year and one of them is a St Pat's Old Collegians Dinner

At the Dinner the Toast to the Papal Legate was made by Leo Kenny (one of the SPC
Notables listed in the Biographies Section) and a presentation was made by Charles Counsel who was at SPC in 1865 when Jesuit Fathers took on
responsibility for running the College.

In the attached file the following is highlighted:

Saint Patrick's Old Collegians Dinner

The Legate Toasted

Cardinal Macrory's Reply

Tribute to the College by the Cardinal

Expectations Amply Fulfilled

The Toast to the Archbishop

Address by Archbishop Mannix

 

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