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title:

Arbutus Queen candidates

image number:

P0037401

description:

These are just five of the many girls who competed for the title of Arbutus queen, which was won by Verna Dell Taylor. Margery Buckmaster would make it to the final five but was disqualified from final judging because she had left school after getting married the previous November.

date taken:

1942

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 102

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

4999

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Unknown Individual/s

personal name:

Schlee, Sonya

personal name:

Taylor, Verna Dell

personal name:

Buckmaster, Margie Lee

location of individuals:

At left end of line is Verna Dell Taylor, Margie Lee Buckmaster is in the middle, and at the right end is Sonya Schlee.

corporate name:

Arbutus

event name:

Arbutus Queen Contest

topic:

Women

topic:

Beauty contestants

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups