LAA Celebrates Anniversary of 1939 Good Will & Educational Tour
The Lassos had tea with First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and performed at the 1939 New York World’s Fair. It was one of the many events that put the Lassos in the national spotlight.
We are so fortunate to have as LAA life members — two Lassos who participated in the tour, Dorothy Sultenfuss Hughes and Lucia Dean Wyneken McBrayer, both class of 1941. We are grateful to these women for sharing their stories about the trip and continuing to support the Lassos.