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Scott Sanders will discuss Simeon Fess on Nov. 12.

Scott Sanders will discuss Simeon Fess on Nov. 12.

Sanders to discuss Simeon Fess

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Antioch College Archivist Scott Sanders will present “Fess Up! The Story of a Yellow Springs Political Dynasty” on Sunday, Nov. 12, 2 p.m., at the Senior Center.

Sanders will share the story of Simeon Fess, who was Antioch College president from 1907 to 1917. This tenure coincided with a formidable career in politics; Fess served the GOP in the House of Representatives from 1913 to 1923. All three of his sons also went on to hold public office.

The program is presented for free and is open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.

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