Yukon Nuggets

  • Black Tie Formal, 1955.

1955 Hougen's history

Air Force and the Army Black Tie Formal

Both the Air Force and the Army had messes. If you were invited to become an associate member, the Commander would accept your attendance in suit and tie, once. Then they required you to wear black tie formal wear but encouraged to wear white tie tails.

In this picture is Erik Nielsen, Harry Boyle, Dr. Doug Yates, Dr. Des Morrow, Dr. Gordon Harris and Rolf Hougen.

L to R - Ruth Morrow, Gwen Boyle, Doris Yates, P.J. Nielsen, Bibsy Yates and Margaret Hougen.