Story: Dry, Francis William

‘Daddy Dry’

‘Daddy Dry’

To his students at Massey Agricultural College, the lanky Dr Dry was always known as ‘Daddy Dry’, which explains the caption on this photograph, taken in 1929.

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A. L. Rae. 'Dry, Francis William', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1998. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/4d21/dry-francis-william (accessed 19 May 2022)