The first official Homecoming was
held in 1925, and included in the day's events was the laying
of the cornerstone for the Community House at Storrs Congregational
Church. At left is Charles L. Beach, president of Connecticut
Agricultural College from 1908 to 1928. Others in the photo are not
The first Homecoming was held on October 17, 1925, and witnessed
another football game in the annual matchup with Rhode Island.
Connecticut won this time, 24 to 0.