High Powered Women

This is an extremely impressive group:

Gene Hackerman luncheon 045

Left to right are Gene Hackerman, Judy Ley Allen, Josephine Abercrombie, and Martha Lovett, all of them committed supporters of Rice, each in her own way.

I don’t know the occasion or where they were, but it seems to have been a luncheon.

Note also the tiny reproduction of Willy in the center of the table! I have one of those in my cubby in the Woodson and I recollect that they were given out to big donors sometime in the ’70s, which would make sense with this photo. For a while I was taking it out around campus with me, as seen here and here. I’d forgotten now much fun that was. It might be time to trot him out again.



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3 Responses to High Powered Women

  1. Deborah Gronke Bennett BSEE Hanszen 1982 says:

    Can you read the item Judy Allen is carrying?

  2. Steve Lukingbeal says:

    Of the four ladies, Judy Allen is the only one who still brings her mother to most home Rice baseball games. Great fans!

  3. Anne Symonds says:

    At the Bayou Club and a really long time ago, Judy being the only one with us today! Anne Symonds

    Sent from my iPad


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