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Beauty contestants vie for title
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated August 14, 1961 reads "Here are seven of 20 contestants hoping to win the title of Miss San Fernando Valley at a contest in Saugus Stadium Friday. Left to right, the finalists are, standing, Anita Pfatenhauer, 20, San Fernando; Nancy Lee Fox, 16, Hollywood; Madeline Mack, 16, Pacoima, and Pat Atkins, 16, Granada Hills. Kneeling, foreground left to right, are Rita Russ, 16, North Hollywood; Angel La Rose, 17, Sepulveda, and Jerri Lynn Gardner, 16, Canoga Park. The pageant will be held from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. preceding the late model stock car races. Runner-up will be named Miss Saugus Stadium."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Young women--California--Santa Clarita
Beauty contestants--California--Santa Clarita
Bathing suits--California--Santa Clarita
Automobiles--California--Santa Clarita
Saugus (Calif.)
Santa Clarita (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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