(Posted on the Vintage San Diego page June 4, 2022)

San Diego State College
Homecoming Parade

November 7, 1953

The 1953 Aztec Football schedule

From the San Diego Union, Thursday, November 3, 1953. 





The above photos appear to be the staging area on Oregon Street, south of El Cajon. 
The wall is the one surrounding the iconic water tank, and is still there. 

References to Tigers on some of the floats below have to do with the Aztecs' Homecoming opponent, the Occidental Tigers, whom the Aztecs beat 14-7 before a crowd of 9,000 at Aztec Bowl.