Charities Net $21,657; Eliot Finishes On Top
In the final night of solicitation, Eliot House moved up from second place to win the $20 worth of phonograph records offered by the Coop to the House with the largest rate of per capita giving in the Combined Charities Drive. The Eliot House average was $6.53, nearly double the winning figure of last year.
Final totals in the drive, which netted $21,657.51, are as follows: Eliot, $2797; Leverett, $1914 ($5.98 per capita); the Yard, $6175 ($5.32); Quincy, $1219 ($5.30); Winthrop, $1947 ($5.15); Kirkland, $1748 ($4.89); Dunster, $1700 ($4.87); Claverly, $604 ($4.61); Adams, $1429 ($4.30); Lowell, $1850 ($4.25).
Final returns are not available for Dudley House, where contributions are still coming in by mail.