On Thanksgiving Day, the 1st since the Armistice that ended World War I, Rice alumni from all over Texas gather to celebrate their 1st Alumni Reunion and organize the Association of Rice Alumni. Service men and women from the classes of 1916-1919 remember classmates who fell during the war. By 1922, Alumni consider their Thanksgiving reunion an "annual" event.


Classes of 1916, 1917, 1918 and 1919 celebrate the 1st Alumni Reunion on November 27, 1919
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