Bye-Bye VMI

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Text on Button Delaware McDonald's® SAYS BYE-BYE VMI
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Top quarter of the image features yellow text on a blue background. Remainder of image depicts blue text falling off of an illustrated blue cliff on a yellow background.

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On October 23, 1976, the University of Delaware (UD) football team faced the Virginia Military Institute (VMI) in a home game. Though this button—designed for Delaware fans—references VMI falling off a cliff, VMI went on to win the game 10-6. 


VMI Athletics. Virginia Military Institute. (1976, October 23). Retrieved September 20, 2022, from…;


Catalog ID SP0185