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1914-09-04The Lawrence Daily Journal-World reports that a prominent Kansas woman will give the opening address to the University for the first time. Mrs. W.D. Atkinson of Parsons, KS, will give the address. The president of the Kansas Women’s Day Club, Atkinson was nominated by Mrs. Cora G. Lewis of the educational administration board. Other board members E. W. Hoch and Ed Hackney agreed with change in policy allowing women to give the address.

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