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Photograph caption dated March 12, 1958 reads "The $1,000 prize in the Valley Times' Skil-Word contest was split in half yesterday when two tying winners were discovered by the judges. Both winners live in the West Valley. They are Richard Page, seated at left, and Mathew Lampkins, right. Renna Gail, Lampkins' daughter, is shown holding newspaper, Mrs. Page is standing. The most important two items (the winning checks!) are held by Ted Aust Jr., circulation manager of the Valley Times."