100 years ago, the young women of Salem Academy & College helped celebrate the joining of the cities of Salem and Winston.

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Seven young Winston women, left, seven young Salem women, right, and Mary Pell, not from Salem or Winston, as the hyphen. Clever girls!


They also apparently had some backward seniors.

Images from digitalnc.org UNC Libraries, College Yearbooks

“Sights & Insights”, Salem Academy & College, 1913

Winston-Salem’s Centennial Celebration begins next week. Visit these two links for more information:

Official Centennial Website

Winston-Salem Journal article, May 2, 2013