January 12 1969
The Philadelphia Sunday Bulletin on this date published an article-with-photo regarding the changes in the attire of the Brothers. Bro. John Owens appeared in the traditional Robe, while Bro. Walter Paulits wore a white shirt, tie, and sport coat.
“Christian Brothers Ease Rules on Dressing, Living,” by Betsy Medsger, in Philadelphia Sunday Bulletin,January 12, 1969, Section 1, p. 38.