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NOTE The pageant was not held from 1930 to 1932


1933 program book cover

Miss America 1933
1933  September 9
25 entries

Results
1  CONNECTICUT  Marion Bergeron
2  NEW YORK  Florence Meyer (was in America '26 as Bay Ridge NY)
3  CALIFORNIA  Blanche McDonald
4  VIRGINIA  Evangeline Glidwell

Top 18
WASHINGTON DC  Rita Burns
KENTUCKY  Lucille Rader
LOUISIANA  Marjorie Hagler
MAINE  Iva Stewart
MASSACHUSETTS  Elsie Taylor
MICHIGAN  Barbara Strand
MISSISSIPPI  Dorothy Eley
MISSOURI  Marie Marks
NEW JERSEY  Gertrude Christman
OHIO  Corinne Porter
PENNSYLVANIA  Geraldine Glassman
WASHINGTON  Gladine Sweetser
WEST VIRGINIA  Mildred Fetty
WISCONSIN  Marie Huebner

Remainder
DELAWARE  Victoria George
KANSAS  Pauline Sayre
MARYLAND  Dorothy Dennis
NEW HAMPSHIRE  Leita Laughley
NEW MEXICO  Julia Valdez
NORTH CAROLINA  Leola Councilman
VERMONT  Nettina A. Rich

Disqualified, but permitted to participate without being judged
ARKANSAS  Vivian Ferguson (married)
IDAHO  Margaret Whitman (non-resident, Spokane WA)
ILLINOIS  Lilian Kroener (non-resident, St. Loui9s MO)
IOWA  Eleanor Dankenbring (non-resident, attended school in Indiana)

Withdrew
NEW YORK CITY (NY)  Elsie Donath  
OKLAHOMA  Joanna Alcorn  (appendicitis upon arrival)
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NOTE  Pageant was not held in 1934
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1935 program book cover

Miss America 1935  
1935  September 7
52  entries

Results
1  PITTSBURGH (PA)  Henrietta Leaver
2  MISSOURI  Edna Smith (of Fayette)
3  KENTUCKY  Jeane M. Megerle (of Fort Thomas)

Top 12
BURLINGTON (NJ)  Mary Dillinger
CALIFORNIA  Virginia Dunham (of San Francisco)
FLORIDA  Elizabeth Hull  Plant City
NEW HAVEN (CT)  Ruth S. Rubin
NORRISTOWN (PA)  Helen Keaser
PENNS GROVE (NJ)  Elizabeth Koehler
PHILADELPHIA (PA)  Jean Kathryn McCool
WASHINGTON DC  Helen Loyce Clum
WEST PHILADELPHIA (PA)  Lenore Pollock

Remainder
ATLANTA (GA)  LaRue Wilson
BALTIMORE (MD)  Frances Stine
BIRMINGHAM (AL)  Adelynn Owen
BLOOMFIELD (NJ)  Mildred Hughes
BRIDGEPORT (CT)  Sonia Banks
BRIDGEPORT (PA)  Loretta Gloria Tarle
BRIDGETON (NJ)  Geraldine Hester
BROOKLYN (NY)  Grace Travis
CAMDEN (NJ)  Lena Melamed
CINCINNATI (OH)  Beatrice Rose Pfeiffer
CLEVELAND (OH)  Eleanor Papin
CONNECTICUT  Margaretta S. Kling (of New Haven)
CONSHOHOCKEN (PA)  Eileen Rita Skelly
DELAWARE COUNTY (PA)  Florence Carman
GREATER Hartford (CT)  Veronica Turosky
HARTFORD (CT)  Margaret Holmes
HILLSIDE (NJ)  Dorothy Wainwright
IOWA  Connie R. Rosenfield
LAKE HOPATCONG (NJ)  Ann Golden
LEOMINSTER (MA)  Rita Mae King
MAYFAIR (PA)  Margie Godwin
MINNESOTA  Mildred Barrett (of Marshall)
MISSISSIPPI  LaFrance Boyette (of Shelby)
MONTGOMERY COUNTY (PA)  Marie Baumgard
MOUNT HOLLY (NJ)  Esther Moore
NEW JERSEY  Norine Hughes
NEW YORK  Vera Haal
NEWARK (NJ)  Ann Harvey
PORTLAND (ME)  Edith Smith
POUGHKEEPSIE (NY)  Laura Baker
PROVIDENCE (RI)  Beatrice McKenzie
QUINCY (MA)  Mary Stanley
RIVERSIDE (NJ)  Othelia Mitsch
SCRANTON (PA)  Alice Brown
TAMAQUA (PA)  Claire Spirt
TENNESSEE  Sarah Maxine Beard
WEST ORANGE (NJ)  Ann Halko
WEST WARWICK (RI)  Leona Mucha
WILKES-BARRE (PA)  Gertrude Schappert
WOODBURY (NJ)  Thelma Foulks
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Miss America 1936
1936 September 12
47 entries

Results
1  PHILADELPHIA (PA)  Rose Veronica Coyle
2  CALIFORNIA  Phyllis Hume Dobson
3  CONNECTICUT  Tillie Theodora Cecilia Grey
4  COOK COUNTY (IL)  Arlene Causey
5  BIRMINGHAM (AL)  Gloria Levings

Top 15
ALABAMA  Tommy Marie Peck
BLUE GRASS (KY)  Jean Margaret Megerle
BUCKEYE LAKE (OH)  Evelyn Townley
CHESTER (PA)  Elaine Rheta Miller
CORPUS CHRISTI (TX)  Patricia Allen Green
KENTUCKY  Charlet Bernice Hiteman
NEW HAMPSHIRE  Edna Dean Jones
PITTSBURGH (PA)  Bonnie Clinger Boyle
READING (PA)  Anna Julia Zaker
VIRGINIA  Dolores Taylor

Remainder
ANTHRACITE (PA)  Margil Sossony
ATLANTA (GA)  Ora Loyce York
BALTIMORE (MD)  Anne Margaret Kane
CAMDEN (NJ)  Thelma Bieber
CHARLOTTE (NC)  Thelma Adele Perkins
CHICAGO (IL)  Genevieve Anderson
CINCINNATI (OH)  Dorothy A. Duncan
DELAWARE  Lillian Barbara Shamers
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA  Shirley Schwartz
FLINT (MI)  June Ursula Forbes
GEORGIA  Hilda Veale
ILLINOIS  Virginia Louise Moeller
IOWA  Carol Kay Bailey
LANCASTER (PA)  Ellen Marshall McCormick
LONG ISLAND (NY)  Evelyn Martha Sabina Lemhart
MAINE  Dolly Mary Stewart
MARYLAND  Ethel Holland
MASSACHUSETTS  Marion Rosann Flynn
MINNESOTA  Irene Martinian
MISSISSIPPI  Rachael Ann Smith
MISSOURI  Margaret Ann Price
MONTGOMERY COUNTY (PA)  Joan Delores Frankenberg
NEW ORLEANS (LA)  Doris Huet
RHODE ISLAND  Mary Margaret Rogers
ROTON POINT (CT)  Evelyn Lenhart
SOUTH JERSEY (NJ)  Evelyn Peore
VIRGINIA PENINSULA  Mary Virginia Ash
WESTERN NEW YORK  Susan Georgianna Green
WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA  Marie Isabel Ketter
WISCONSIN  Aline Fern Schwartz
YORK (PA)  Sallie Madelyn Hinton
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1937 program book cover

Miss America 1937
1937 September 11
48 entries

Results
1  BERTRAND ISLAND (NJ)  Elizabeth “Betty” Cooper
2  TEXAS  Alice Emerick
3  NORTH CAROLINA  Ruth McLean Covington
4  MIAMI (FL)  Irmgard Margaret Maria Dietel (SF America '39)
5  CALIFORNIA  Phyllis Randell  

Top 16
BRONX (NY)  Helen Fleiss
BUCKEYE LAKE (OH)  Evelyn Townley
CHARLOTTE (NC)  Bette Carole Honeycutt
KANSAS  Lucia Benton
MASSACHUSETTS  Claire Jean Nevulis
NEW ORLEANS (LA)  Gertrude Rissie Miller
NEW YORK CITY (NY)  Grace Travis
OHIO  Jean Bernice Fadden
ST. LOUIS (MO)  Wauneta Bates
VIRGINIA  Frances Lee Sultan
WESTCHESTER County (NY)  Evelyn Raye

Remainder
ATLANTA (GA)  Lorraine Elaine Mayfield
AUGUSTA (GA)  Olga Strickland
BALTIMORE (MD)  May Vivian Miller
BIRMINGHAM (AL)  Josephine Beall
CINCINNATI (OH)  Sally Lillian Frank
CONNECTICUT  Frances Catherine Greene
DELAWARE  Nickey Harriet
DELRAY BEACH (FL)  Mary Patricia Hollram
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA  Helen Elizabeth Green
EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA  Beryl Rosiena Kober
EASTERN SHORES (MD)  Margaret E. Myers
EMPIRE STATE (NY)  Dorothy Elizabeth Armstrong
JACKSONVILLE (FL)  Frances Powell
KENTUCKY  Audrey Catherine Flaig
LOUISIANA  Gussie Short
MAINE  Cornelia Cecil Campbell
MINNESOTA  Cecelia Ann Rogde
MISSISSIPPI  Virginia Helen Riley
MISSOURI  Mary Sue Klein
MONTGOMERY (AL)  Almeda Ingram Starkey
NEBRASKA  Ruth Lanore Jones
PHILADELPHIA (PA)  Kathryn Case
RHODE ISLAND  Dorothy May Eden
RIVERSIDE (NJ)  Helen Frances Murphy
SAN ANTONIO (TX)  Olive Margaret Henderson
SAVANNAH BEACH (GA)  Carolyn Cumbie
SEATTLE (WA)  Juliana Bernhardt
SOUTH CAROLINA  Wayring Smathers
SOUTH JERSEY (NJ)  Margaret Julia Jardon
SUNNYBROOK (PA)  Kathryn H. Kendrick
TROY (NY)  Irene Alice Vanderburgh
WYOMING  Mary Ann McLaughlin
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1938 program book cover

Miss America 1938
1938 September 10
43  entries

Results
1  OHIO  Marilyn Meseke
2  CALIFORNIA  Claire James
3  UTAH  Muriel La Von Goodspeed
4  ASBURY PARK (NJ)  Ruth E. Bradley
5  JACKSONVILLE (FL)  Gloria Smiley

Top 15
ARIZONA  Ann Marie Barnett
ATLANTA (GA)  Alice Talton
BIRMINGHAM (AL)  Mildred Marie Oxford
BROOKLYN (NY)  Barbara Beech
CLEVELAND (OH)  Evelyn Dorothy Bertelsbech
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA  Dorothy Mae Parker
EMPIRE STATE (NY)  Elissa Barbara Winston
FORT LAUDERDALE (FL)  Mary Jane Thomas
INDIANA  Helen Marie Emly
PHILADELPHIA (PA)  Kathryn “Kay” Frances Buckley

Remainder
ARKANSAS  Lorene Bailey
BURLINGTON (NJ)  Ruth Joan Sada
CHARLOTTE (NC)  Rebecca Pearl Hawkins
COLORADO  Rosanna Bean
CONNECTICUT  Blanche Eleanor Hawley
DELRAY BEACH (FL)  Patricia Holleran
DETROIT (MI)  Marjorie Jackson
EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA  Wilma Mae Kaspar
FLORIDA  Mary Joyce Walsh
INDIANAPOLIS (IN)  Rosemary White
KANSAS  Blanche Elizabeth Webb
KENTUCKY  Evelyn Cooper
LONG BEACH (NY)  Marion Rosamond
LONG ISLAND Sound (NY)  Adeline Margaret Eleanor Shull
MAINE  Doris Marie Bergeron
MARYLAND  Yolanda Ugarte
MINNESOTA  Avis Claire Darrow
MISSISSIPPI  Frances Carlisle Sykes
MONTGOMERY (AL)  Patricia Ann McDaniels
NEBRASKA  Emajoe Newby
NEW JERSEY  Gloria Martha Riley
NEW ORLEANS (LA)  Irene Blust Schoenberger
OKLAHOMA  Marjorie Ann Adams
RIVERSIDE (NJ)  Dorothy Kathryn Powers
SOUTH CAROLINA  Margaret Simrill Land
TENNESSEE  Victoria Anne Motlow
VIRGINIA  Kathleen Mann
WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA  Ruth Phyllis Willock (America '39)
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1939 program book cover

Miss America 1939
1939 September 9
43  entries

Results
1  MICHIGAN  Patricia Mary Donnelly
2  OKLAHOMA  Bettye Cornelia Averyl
3  WASHINGTON  Anna Mae Schoonover
4  CALIFORNIA  Marguerite Louise Skliris
5  VIRGINIA  Rosa Marie Elliot

Top 15
BIRMINGHAM (AL)  Florine Holt
CHICAGO (IL)  Ethel Lorraine Lobdell
EASTERN NEW YORK  Claire E. Foley
FLORIDA  Rose Marie Magrill
MIAMI (FL)  Irmgard Margaret Maria Dietel (America '37)
MINNESOTA  Marion June Rudeen
NEW JERSEY  Margo Lundgren
NORTH CAROLINA  Margaret Wood
SUN VALLEY (ID)  Louise Fletchner
TEXAS  Charmayne Smith

Miss Congeniality  MISSISSIPPI

Remainder
ARKANSAS  Jean Marie Thompson
CENTRAL CONNECTICUT  Catherine Harrison
CHARLOTTE (NC)  Marguerite Taylor
CONEY ISLAND (NY)  Grayce M. Reilly
CONNECTICUT  Frieda Lampar
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA  Evelyn Maye Foster
EAST OHIO  Maxine Drumm
EASTERN ARKANSAS  Betty Ross Ratton
EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA  Emma Louise Knoell
GEORGIA  Mary Durrence
KANSAS  Rosemary Winslow
KENTUCKY  Louise Holman
LEXINGTON (KY)  Mattigene Palmore
MARYLAND  Elaine Pasqualla
MISSISSIPPI  Doris Coggins
MISSOURI  Margaret Mary Frances Ley
MONTANA  Lucille Ann Chouinard
MONTGOMERY (AL)  Lillian Louise Robertson
Myrtle Beach (SC)  Mary Eleanor Parish
NEW HAMPSHIRE  Lois Marjorie Truax
NEW ORLEANS (LA)  Frances Helen Abella
OHIO  Jeanne Patricia Saboda
PENNSYLVANIA  Ruth Phyllis Willock (America '38)
PHILADELPHIA (PA)  Nancy Lee
SOUTH CAROLINA  Margaret Allan Shealy
STATEN ISLAND (NY)  Lillian Evelyn Hessen
TENNESSEE  Judy Jones
WEST TENNESSEE  Louise Bossart

 
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