100 years ago today - Apr 14, 1923

Apostle George F. Richards discusses the garment design with the First Presidency. They consider such changes as removing the collar, using buttons, and allowing women to use elbow-length sleeves and shorter legs presumably to coordinate with women's fashions, which had changed considerably by the 1920s. Three days later the entire council and Presidency approved the new design

[On This Day in Mormon History, http://onthisdayinmormonhistory.blogspot.com]

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