Last weekend the Friends of Fondren Library honored two Rice graduates, Mayor Annise Parker, ’78 and Harris County Judge Ed Emmett, ’71 at their annual gala. I wasn’t there but I heard that the evening was a lot of fun and a big success.
By pure happenstance I have recently come across photos of both honorees in their bright-eyed youth. Here’s Judge Emmett in front of Lovett College, sporting a tie wide enough to land a plane on:
And here’s the Mayor, in what may well have been her high school graduation picture attached to a Jones College id card:
Bonus: Some people think that it’s all straight laced and uptight in the archives. Those people have never been here on Girl Scout cookie distribution day.