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Victorian Tea brings out the best in Edmond

EDMOND — Young ladies and others dressed in their best for the fifth annual Victorian Tea hosted by the Edmond Historical Society & Museum.

Guests experienced tea time in the early 1900s and learned about Edmond history from living history presenters playing the roles of Catherine and Bess Rodkey.

The Victorian Tea was held in the 1900s Rodkey House Event and Education Annex.

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<p>Heidi Hayes, 4, stirs her tea during the Victorian Tea hosted by the Edmond Historical Society & Museum.[PHOTO BY PAUL HELLSTERN, THE OKLAHOMAN]</p>

Heidi Hayes, 4, stirs her tea during the Victorian Tea hosted by the Edmond Historical Society & Museum.[PHOTO BY PAUL HELLSTERN, THE OKLAHOMAN]

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Diana Baldwin

Diana Baldwin has been an Oklahoma journalist since 1976. She covered the Oklahoma City bombing and covered the downfall of Oklahoma City police forensic chemist Joyce Gilchrist misidentifying evidence. She wrote the original stories about the... Read more ›

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