This photograph, credited to “Staff Photographer Morrison,” was originally published in the Dec. 29, 1963, Maine Sunday Telegram.

The accompanying caption identifies the subjects, from left to right, as Karen Knudsen of Cumberland Foreside, a student at Colby College; Shirley Tozier of Portland, a student at Colby College; Ellen Knudsen (Karen’s sister), a student at Endicott Junior College; Diana Dunlap of Portland, a student at the University of Maine at Orono; and Linda Field of Portland, a student at Colby College. 

Courtesy of Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives.

The Portland Room of the Portland Public Library is in the process of organizing and conserving the archival collection of original Portland Press Herald, Maine Sunday Telegram and Evening Express photographic negatives — a major collection that spans from 1937 to 2005. Find more photos at www.pressherald.com/flashback/.