International Beauty Congress, valley AAUN member Mrs. William Magid
ValleyÂ Times Photo Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger. Scene: And what a scene! At the International Beauty Congress at Long Beach Municipal Auditorium Valley members of the American Association for the United Nations turned out en masse to celebrate "United Nations" night. Led by Valley president, actress Marsha Hunt, the group welcomed representatives from countries throughout the world, watched as the beautiful contestants from 62 nations paraded their charms before judges and a packed audience and listened as Dr. Foster Sherwood, vice chancellor of UCLA spoke on "World Peace Through World Friendship." "Miss International Beauty" received $10,000 cash as first prize. Photograph caption dated July 29, 1961 reads, "Valley AAUN Member Mrs. William B. Magid Meets Mrs. Orville Cole, wearing an authentic Geisha costume."
1 photographic print :b&w ; 26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
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American Association for the United Nations Beauty contests--California--Long Beach Long Beach (Calif.) Valley Times Collection photographs