View Single Post
Old 08-11-2013, 06:38 PM
ShadeTree ShadeTree is offline
GreekChat Member
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 85
Originally Posted by SWTXBelle View Post
Bumping time . . .

. . . Sciencewoman, it's my understanding that the Zetas started the tradition after an admirer sent a member a lovely basket of strawberries, which she then shared with her sisters.
Yes, from our website....
In the late 1800s, an admirer of one of ZTA’s Founders, Mary Campbell Jones (Batte), sent her a gift of strawberries. The scrumptious present prompted the group of nine friends to host their first purely social gathering and to become officially recognized as a campus organization.

A fun symbol, love that it's edible AND looks good with turquoise!
Reply With Quote