As the ribbon is cut on the sparkling new YMCA on South and Delaware Streets in downtown Indianapolis, many youthful downtown residents are eagerly awaiting spacious new digs to serve their fitness needs. The “M” in said organization stands for Men, and prior to the 1970s, only those with a Y chromosome could enjoy their services and facilities. What was a young lady to do? For over a century, a counterpart dedicated to the fairer sex provided a support network for Indy’s young women.