After a December 1923 snowfall, House Pages waged “a battle royal” outside the Capitol. In this photograph, Pages spin, duck, lean, scoop, and hurl snowballs at each other, all while wearing suits and ties.
History, Art & Archives, U.S. House of Representatives, “Page Boys Enjoying “a Battle Royal” in the First Snow of the Season,” https://history.house.gov/Collection/Listing/PA2014/PA2014-09-0039/
(January 20, 2022)
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