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Fancy Dress: A cherished tradition

Emma Derr
March 28, 2017
Filed under Opinion

As the Washington and Lee website so elegantly states, Fancy Dress is one of the University’s oldest and most cherished traditions. The event was started in 1907 by the school librarian Anne Robertson White, otherwise known as “Miss Annie Jo.” W&L was still an all-male college at the time, and Fa...

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