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1960 program book cover

Miss America 1961
1960 September 10
54 entries

Results
1 MICHIGAN  Nancy Anne Fleming
2 CALIFORNIA  Suzanne Marie Reamo
3 NORTH CAROLINA  Ann Farrington Herring
4 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA  Ruth Rea
5 INDIANA  Tommye Lou Glaze

Top 10
ALABAMA Teresa Rinaldi
IDAHO Marlene Rae Coleman
MASSACHUSETTS Brenda Crovo
SOUTH CAROLINA  Edith Sandra Browning
UTAH Marian Faye Walker

Miss Congeniality  NEW YORK

Remainder
ALASKA June Cathleen Bowdish
ARIZONA Georgia Anne Garbarino
ARKANSAS Claudette Smith
CANADA Iris Elaine Thurwell
CHICAGO (IL)  Margaret Newton McDowell
COLORADO Anne Lanier Walker
CONNECTICUT Wendy Eleanor Mitchell
DELAWARE Deborah Dukenfield Benoit
FLORIDA Kathy Ann Magda
GEORGIA Sandra Katherine Tally
HAWAII Gabriella Haleakala I
ILLINOIS Vicky Joyce Nutter
IOWA Sally Joan Neville
KANSAS Gayla Leigh Shoemaker
KENTUCKY Alice Chumbley
LOUISIANA Judith Ann Coday
MAINE Sally Ann Robinson
MARYLAND Robin Carole Davis (Dixie '61)
MINNESOTA Jean Marie Elverum
MISSISSIPPI Patricia Ann McRaney
MISSOURI Dusene Alee Vunovich (Dixie '61)
MONTANA Lois Marie Volkel
NEBRASKA Cheryl Ann Jaeke
NEVADA Nancy Bowen
NEW HAMPSHIRE  Drina Bouchard
NEW JERSEY  Anne Susan Barber
NEW MEXICO  Carolyn Adams Moore
NEW YORK CITY (NY)  Sherrylyn Patecell
NEW YORK  Susan Jane Talbert
NORTH DAKOTA  Carol Ruth Olson
OHIO Alice Ann McClain
OKLAHOMA Donna Kay Creed
OREGON Rosemary Doolen
PENNSYLVANIA Priscilla Mae Hendricks
RHODE ISLAND  Sally Mae Saabye
SOUTH DAKOTA  Janet Lee Barber
TENNESSEE Jenny Louise Thomas
TEXAS Mary Cage Moore
VERMONT Anne Elaine Masino
VIRGINIA Catherine Cynthia Birch
WASHINGTON Connie Rae Hughes
WEST VIRGINIA  Mary Elizabeth Hoback (Dixie '61)
WISCONSIN Karen Marie Fahrenbach
WYOMING Sharon Irene Luond
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1961 program book cover

Miss America 1962
1961 September 9
55 entries

Results
1 NORTH CAROLINA  Maria Beale Fletcher
2 ARKANSAS  Frances Jane Anderson
3 UTAH  Carolyn DeAnn Lasater
4 TEXAS  Linda Jacklyn Loftis
5 MINNESOTA  Nancee Ann Parkinson

Top 10
ALABAMA Delores Hodgens
CALIFORNIA Susan Ann Henryson
HAWAII Joan Whitney Vine
MONTANA Joanna Katherine Lester
NEW MEXICO  Myrtice Lee Conn

Miss Congeniality CALIFORNIA & PUERTO RICO

Remainder
ALASKA Jean Ann Holm
ARIZONA Susan Nell Webb
CANADA Connie Gail Feller
CHICAGO (IL)  Donnalynn Freund
COLORADO Jane McBurney
CONNECTICUT Karen Scalise
DELAWARE Robin Jane Whempner
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA  Scarlett Jean Shinault
FLORIDA Sherry Grimes
GEORGIA Glenda Brunson
IDAHO Laverda Garrison
ILLINOIS Jacqueline Bingert
INDIANA Kathleen Jane Burke
IOWA Patricia Whalen
KANSAS Carolyn Jane Parkinson
KENTUCKY Lee Grigsby (Dixie '62)
LOUISIANA Lyndra Pate
MAINE Dawne Frances Christie
MARYLAND Patricia Moon
MASSACHUSETTS Nona Smith
MICHIGAN Karen Southway
MISSISSIPPI Annice Jernigan
MISSOURI Sarah Burns
NEBRASKA Nancy Lee Foreman
NEVADA Sherry Wagner
NEW HAMPSHIRE  Annette Helena Lambert
NEW JERSEY  Marilyn Haufler
NEW YORK  Kathryne Moden
NEW YORK CITY (NY)  Maryann Hillyer
NORTH DAKOTA  Diane Ulvedal
OHIO Darlene Theresa DiPasquale (World-USA '60, Sun Fun '61)
OKLAHOMA Dana Darlene Reno (Cotton '63)
OREGON Jo Anne Bourne
PENNSYLVANIA Ethel Lynne Maloney
PUERTO RICO  Rosita Giusti
RHODE ISLAND  Cheryl Hirst
SOUTH CAROLINA  Janet McGee
SOUTH DAKOTA  ReJean Aamm Bowar
TENNESSEE Rita Wilson (Dixie '62)
VERMONT Janice Cole
VIRGINIA Charlotte Ann Thomas
WASHINGTON Gail Leona Hannuk (Wool '62)
WEST VIRGINIA  Carole Johnson (Dixie '62, World-USA '62)
WISCONSIN Diane Anderson
WYOMING Mary Orr
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1962 program book cover

Miss America 1963
1962 September 8
54 entries

Results
1 OHIO  Jacquelyn Jeanne Mayer
2 WISCONSIN  Joan Mary Engh
3 TEXAS  Penny Lee Rudd
4 SOUTH CAROLINA  Evelyn Keith Ellis
5 HAWAII  Patricia Lei Anderson

Top 10
GEORGIA Katherine Eugenia Cross
MICHIGAN Carole Jean Van Valin
MISSISSIPPI Charlotte Ann Carroll
NEBRASKA Mary Lee Jepsen
OREGON Martha Louise Wyatt

Miss Congeniality NEW HAMPSHIRE

Remainder
ALABAMA Patricia Bonner
ALASKA Mary Dee Fox
ARIZONA Paula Lou Welch
ARKANSAS Edye Addington
CALIFORNIA Pamela Jean Gamble
CANADA Helena Marie Holden
CHICAGO (IL)  Donnalynn Freund
COLORADO Sally Guinn
CONNECTICUT Diane Lynn DeMaio
DELAWARE Alice Richards Watts
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA  Ann Harris Verner
FLORIDA Gloria Brody
IDAHO Irene May Ammons
ILLINOIS Pamela Gilbert
INDIANA Julia Jane Flaningan
IOWA Joleen Wolf
KANSAS Beverly June Wood
KENTUCKY Nanci E. Bowling
LOUISIANA Diana Jane Smith
MAINE Barbara Jean Orr
MARYLAND Beverly Ann Smith (Dixie '63)
MASSACHUSETTS Karen Lee Behn
MINNESOTA Judith Ann Lerstad
MISSOURI Sandra Kay Lyle (winner Dixie '63)
MONTANA Marsha Lynne Thompson
NEVADA Audrey Nelle Chambers
NEW HAMPSHIRE  Margaret Farrar Wass
NEW JERSEY  Georgia E. Malick
NEW MEXICO  Herma Loy Elliott
NEW YORK  Paula Roberta Heins
NEW YORK CITY (NY)  Margaret “Mary” Warncke
NORTH CAROLINA  Janice Elizabeth Barron
NORTH DAKOTA  Claudia Revland
OKLAHOMA Billi Kaye Smith
PENNSYLVANIA Crystale Leigh Martin
RHODE ISLAND  Deborah Ann Babbitt
SOUTH DAKOTA  Charlean Margaret Fuhrman
TENNESSEE Margaret Petty
UTAH Judith Ann Ridd
VERMONT Elaine Kay Wright
VIRGINIA Patricia Jean Gaulding
WASHINGTON Susan English
WEST VIRGINIA  Diane Joyce Hunter
WYOMING Gretchen Lea Stainbrook
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NOTE Miss America 1964 was the last pageant in which cities were represented

Miss America 1964
1963 September 7
52 entries

Results
1 ARKANSAS  Donna Axum (Dixie '60)
2 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA  Roseanne Tueller
3 HAWAII  Susan Dee Pickering
4 TENNESSEE  Martha Ellen Truett (Dixie '64)
5 ARIZONA  Susan Jean Bergstrom

Top 10
ALABAMA Judith Antoinette Short (Junior Miss '62)
CALIFORNIA Wendy Lee Douglas
COLORADO Cheryl Lillian Sweeten
NEVADA Cheryle Jeanne Thompson
VIRGINIA Dorcas Dara Campbell

Miss Congeniality  NORTH CAROLINA

Remainder
ALASKA Colleen Kendall
CONNECTICUT Valerie Stetson
DELAWARE Diane Beverly Isaacs
FLORIDA Flora Jo Chandonnet
GEORGIA Nancy Middleton
IDAHO Linda Moulton
ILLINOIS Judith Schlieper
INDIANA Marcia Pinkstaff
IOWA Carolyn Jane Northway
KANSAS Karen Raye Schwartz
KENTUCKY Nell Owen
LOUISIANA Linda Gail Baucum
MAINE Elaine Ouellette
MARYLAND Carolyn Wright
MASSACHUSETTS Lila Soldani
MICHIGAN Kathleen McLaughlin
MINNESOTA Sharon Carnes
MISSISSIPPI Barbara Nave
MISSOURI Judith Nadine Engelhardt (Dixie '64)
MONTANA Roberta Tarbox
NEBRASKA Donna Marie Black
NEW HAMPSHIRE  Georgia Taggart
NEW JERSEY  Janet Adams
NEW MEXICO  Sandi Moore
NEW YORK  Barbara Ann Glode
NEW YORK CITY (NY)  Marsha Barbara Metrinko (Maryland-USA '63)
NORTH CAROLINA  Jeanne Flinn Swanner
NORTH DAKOTA  Jo Ann Syvrud
OHIO Margaret Ann Emerson
OKLAHOMA Cheryl Semrad
OREGON D’Ann Fullerton
PENNSYLVANIA Cheryl Lynn Kegley
RHODE ISLAND  Sheila Guarniere
SOUTH CAROLINA  Carolyn Gaines
SOUTH DAKOTA  Heather Paterson
TEXAS Jeanne Amacker
UTAH Annette Bates
VERMONT Melissa Stafford Hetzel
WASHINGTON Mardi Hagen
WEST VIRGINIA  Karen Lee Childers
WISCONSIN Barbara Bonville
WYOMING Cody Marie Neville
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Miss America 1965
1964 September 12
50 entries

Results
1 ARIZONA  Vonda Kay Van Dyke (Top 10 America's Junior Miss '61)
2 ARKANSAS  Karen Elizabeth Carlson (2nd RU Football USA '64)
3 WEST VIRGINIA  Ella Dee Kessel
4 TEXAS  Sharon McCauley
5 MINNESOTA  Barbara Phyllis Hasselberg

Top 10
ALABAMA Vicki Jayne Powers
HAWAII Leina'ala Ann Teruya
KENTUCKY Linda Lenora Sawyer
NEW MEXICO  Jane Nelson (USA '65, Top 7 World-USA '66)
WASHINGTON Lauren Elaine Waddleton

Miss Congeniality ARIZONA

Remainder
ALASKA Karol Rae Hommon
CALIFORNIA Sherri Raap
COLORADO Kathleen Knight
CONNECTICUT Honora Bukowski
DELAWARE Anita Gail Eubank
FLORIDA Priscilla Schnarr
GEORGIA Vivian Davis
IDAHO Judith Stuebbe
ILLINOIS Patricia Quillen
INDIANA Sandra Miller
IOWA Carol Johnson
KANSAS Margene Savage
LOUISIANA Cherie Martin
MAINE Ellen Warren
MARYLAND Donna Marie McCauley
MASSACHUSETTS Kathleen Kenneally
MICHIGAN Sara Jane Noble
MISSISSIPPI Judith Simono
MISSOURI Carol Browning
MONTANA Merrilee Miller
NEBRASKA Sandra Lee Rice
NEVADA Ellen Roseman
NEW HAMPSHIRE  Elizabeth Emerson
NEW JERSEY  Virginia Krasnomowitz
NEW YORK  Julie Just
NORTH CAROLINA  Esther Finch
NORTH DAKOTA  Karen Kopseng
OHIO Diane Courtright
OKLAHOMA Jane Hitch
OREGON Carol Pedersen
PENNSYLVANIA Marilyn Cutaier March
RHODE ISLAND  Judy Anderson
SOUTH CAROLINA  Diana Smith
SOUTH DAKOTA  June Delbridge
TENNESSEE Rita Lou Munsey (winner Dixie '65)
UTAH Lori Anne Bailey
VERMONT Jean Connor
VIRGINIA Carolyn Lee Eddy
WISCONSIN Angela Gina Baldi
WYOMING Joan Selmer
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Miss America 1966
1965 September 11
50 entries

Results
1 KANSAS  Deborah Irene Bryant
2 MISSISSIPPI  Patricia Anne Puckett
3 INDIANA  Eileen Mary Smith
4 FLORIDA  Carol Lynn Blum
5 WISCONSIN  Sharon Mae Singstock

Top 10
ALABAMA Linda Sue Folsom
LOUISIANA Lynda Lee Ferguson
OREGON Susan Elizabeth Pack
SOUTH CAROLINA  Nancy Janice Moore
UTAH Frances Yvonne Vernon

Miss Congeniality  IOWA

Remainder
ALASKA Mary Ruth Nidiffer
ARIZONA Sandra Montgomery
ARKANSAS Rhonda Oglesby
CALIFORNIA Sandra Becker
COLORADO Kristina Holm
CONNECTICUT Donna Scott
DELAWARE Kathleen Grandell
GEORGIA Mary Jane Yates
HAWAII Roberta Rosana Conlan
IDAHO Rhonda Hammond
ILLINOIS Kathleen Oros
IOWA Marie Mushro
KENTUCKY Rebecca Snyder
MAINE Ellen Fowler
MARYLAND Barbara Lynn Hamilton
MASSACHUSETTS Mabel Bendiksen
MICHIGAN Esther Lynne Smith
MINNESOTA Jeanne Ruth
MISSOURI Lesley Fleenor
MONTANA Dianne Feller
NEBRASKA Karen Hansmeier
NEVADA Kathryn Blaikie
NEW HAMPSHIRE  Cheryl Leigh Buffum
NEW JERSEY  Kathleen Holmes
NEW MEXICO  Ellen Growdon
NEW YORK  Marlene Butcher
NORTH CAROLINA  Penelope Clark
NORTH DAKOTA  Onalee Olson
OHIO ValERIE Jan Lavin
OKLAHOMA Sandra Curtis
PENNSYLVANIA Judith Lynn McConnell
RHODE ISLAND  Maureen Manton
SOUTH DAKOTA  Nancy Sandwick
TENNESSEE Marcia Murray
TEXAS Mary Lou Butler
VERMONT Lois Dodge
VIRGINIA Jean Marilyn Inge
WASHINGTON Kippy Lou Brinkman
WEST VIRGINIA  Lois Ratcliff
WYOMING Trudy Brower
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1966 program book cover

Miss America 1967
1966 September 10
50 entries

Results
1 OKLAHOMA  Jane Anne Jayroe
2 CALIFORNIA  Charlene Diane Dallas
3 TENNESSEE  Vicki Lynn Hurd
4 OHIO  Sharon Elaine Phillian
5 NEW HAMPSHIRE  Nancy Anne Naylor

Top 10
ALABAMA Angeline “Angi” McCrocklin Grooms
FLORIDA Diane Colston
MASSACHUSETTS Carol Ann Kennedy
NEW MEXICO  Sharon Kay Birkenbuel
TEXAS Susan Kay Logan

Miss Congeniality VIRGINIA

Remainder
ALASKA Nancy Lorell Wellman
ARIZONA Laura Gardner
ARKANSAS Mary Craig
COLORADO Holly Smith
CONNECTICUT Carole Gelish
DELAWARE Mary Lee Mancini
GEORGIA Mary Walker
HAWAII Loretta Ann Perreira
IDAHO Cheryl Couch
ILLINOIS Mary Lee Inzerello
INDIANA Jane Rutledge
IOWA Pamela Ericson
KANSAS Kandee Kae Kline
KENTUCKY Janie Olmstead
LOUISIANA Joy Woods
MAINE Mary Gonya
MARYLAND Linda Peluzzo
MICHIGAN Gayle Chancey
MINNESOTA Diane Lindgren
MISSISSIPPI Robbie Robertson
MISSOURI Janice Robinson
MONTANA Nancy McLeod
NEBRASKA Patricia Lee Van Horne
NEVADA Roberta Sharp
NEW JERSEY  Christine Ebright
NEW YORK  Penelope Donoghue
NORTH CAROLINA  Nanette Minor
NORTH DAKOTA  Denise Lee Fledderman
OREGON Lita Schiel
PENNSYLVANIA Gale Veronica Rothwell
RHODE ISLAND  Cheryl Girr
SOUTH CAROLINA  Barbara Anne Harris
SOUTH DAKOTA  Deborah Molitor
UTAH Georgia Lynne Johnson
VERMONT Karen Tuttle
VIRGINIA Linda MacLim
WASHINGTON Sandra Marth
WEST VIRGINIA  Judith Jeannine Skunda
WISCONSIN Candace Hinz
WYOMING Susan Lynn Livreri
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1967 program book cover

Miss America 1968
1967 September 9
50 entries

Results
1 KANSAS  Debra Dene Barnes
2 MISSISSIPPI  Joan Stephanie Myers
3 WISCONSIN  Barbara Burk Baugh
4 RHODE ISLAND  Marilyn Gail Cocozza
5 FLORIDA  Dawn Lauree Cashwell

Top 10
INDIANA Mary Lynn Haglund
IOWA Lynda Jeanne Formanek
LOUISIANA Genevieve Del Gallo
MARYLAND Ingrid Christine Larson
MINNESOTA Charlotte Ann Sims

Miss Congeniality ARKANSAS, COLORADO & NEW HAMPSHIRE

Remainder
ALABAMA Rebecca "Becky" Alford
ALASKA Penny Ann Thomasson
ARIZONA Bea Willis
ARKANSAS Sharon Ann Evans
CALIFORNIA Karen Pursell
COLORADO Tia Tyler
CONNECTICUT Diane Bylo
DELAWARE Susan Alice Levens
GEORGIA Sandra McRee
HAWAII Robin Ruth Engel
IDAHO Kristine Phillips
ILLINOIS Kathryn Myers
KENTUCKY Jo-Anne Clark
MAINE Linda Livada
MASSACHUSETTS Maria Lynn Chaffee
MICHIGAN Toni Jo Abbenante
MISSOURI Ronnee Brunk
MONTANA Linda Rhein
NEBRASKA Terri Lee Schmidt
NEVADA Vicky Landeck
NEW HAMPSHIRE  Sheila Scott
NEW JERSEY  Jeanette Phillipuk
NEW MEXICO  Rosemary Brown
NEW YORK  Kari Pederson
NORTH CAROLINA  Sarah Stedman
NORTH DAKOTA  Wanda Lowry
OHIO Pamela Sue Robinson
OKLAHOMA Carolyn Denton
OREGON Christine Beach
PENNSYLVANIA Doris Ann Lausch
SOUTH CAROLINA  Peggy White
SOUTH DAKOTA  Sally Iverson
TENNESSEE Linda Workman
TEXAS Molly Grubb
UTAH Patricia Soutas
VERMONT Kathleen Anne Rowley
VIRGINIA Barbara Jane Yost
WASHINGTON Lynda Kilp
WEST VIRGINIA  Helen Morgan
WYOMING Patricia Martinez
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1968 program book cover

Miss America 1969
1968 September 7
50 entries

Results
1 ILLINOIS  Judith Anne Ford
2 MASSACHUSETTS  Catherine Monroe
3 IOWA  Susan Alane Thompson
4 OREGON  Marjean Kay Langley
5 INDIANA  Katherine Virginia Field

Top 10
ALABAMA Dellynne Cole Catching
FLORIDA Linda Fitts
NEW YORK  Patricia Joy Burmeister
TENNESSEE Brenda Joan Seal
VIRGINIA Cherie Suzanne Davis

Miss Congeniality  NEW MEXICO

Remainder
ALASKA Jane Haycraft
ARIZONA Linda Johnson
ARKANSAS Helen Gennings
CALIFORNIA Sharon Kay Terrill
COLORADO Pamela Kerker
CONNECTICUT Gunnel Ragone
DELAWARE Gayle Freeman
GEORGIA Burma Davis
HAWAII Deborah Ynez Gima
IDAHO Karen Ryder
KANSAS Jane Kathryn Bair
KENTUCKY Janet Hatfield
LOUISIANA Susanne Saunders
MAINE Brenda Verceles
MARYLAND Karen Hansen
MICHIGAN Darlene Kurant
MINNESOTA Mary Williams
MISSISSIPPI Mary Mills
MISSOURI Kathleen Goff
MONTANA Karen Frank
NEBRASKA Diane Boldt
NEVADA Sharon Davis
NEW HAMPSHIRE  Michelle Godfrey
NEW JERSEY  Linda Ann Wilmer
NEW MEXICO  Karen Jan Maciolek
NORTH CAROLINA  Elisa Johnson
NORTH DAKOTA  Virginia Hansen
OHIO Leslyn Anita Hiple
OKLAHOMA Beverly Drew
PENNSYLVANIA Susan Robinson
RHODE ISLAND  Arlene Pinto
SOUTH CAROLINA  Rebecca Smith
SOUTH DAKOTA  Charlotte McKay
TEXAS Shirley Diane Hugghins
UTAH Kathleen Wood
VERMONT Elizabeth Sackler
WASHINGTON Joyce Kay Stepanek
WEST VIRGINIA  Charlotte Warwick
WISCONSIN Marilyn Brahmsteadt
WYOMING Carol Ann Ross
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1969 program book cover

Miss America 1970
1969 September 6
50 entries

Results
1 MICHIGAN  Pamela Anne Eldred
2 OHIO  Katherine Lynn Baumann
3 (tied) CALIFORNIA  Susan Anton
3 (tied)  NEW JERSEY  Cheryl Carter
5 MINNESOTA  Judith Mendenhall

Top 10
COLORADO Adria Elaine Easton
HAWAII Sheryl Hung Lan Lokelani Akaka
MASSACHUSETTS Georgina S. Hossfeld
NEW MEXICO  Patricia Jo Brummett
NEW YORK  Linda Marie Trybus

Miss Congeniality  NEBRASKA

Remainder
ALABAMA Ann Fowler (Junior Miss '66)
ALASKA Gwen Gregg
ARIZONA Kathleen Ann Ennis
ARKANSAS Marilyn Allen
CONNECTICUT Carol Jean Norval
DELAWARE Margo Ewing
FLORIDA Lynne Edea Topping
GEORGIA Marilyn Olley
IDAHO Diana Hopperstad
ILLINOIS Dulcie Scripture
INDIANA Jill Jackson
IOWA Lois Ann Koth
KANSAS Margo Sue Schroeder
KENTUCKY Louisa Flook
LOUISIANA Sharon Branaman
MAINE Kirsten Bell
MARYLAND Margaret Mackie
MISSISSIPPI Jane Foshee
MISSOURI Frances Biesemeyer
MONTANA Jeanne Meeker
NEBRASKA Jane Deliese Briggeman
NEVADA Karen Wastun
NEW HAMPSHIRE  Catherine Zanichkowsky
NORTH CAROLINA  Patricia Johnson
NORTH DAKOTA  Charlene Seifert
OKLAHOMA Jeanne Gambrell
OREGON Margaret Huhta
PENNSYLVANIA Trudy Lee Pederson
RHODE ISLAND  Jeanne Bursley
SOUTH CAROLINA  Brantlee Price
SOUTH DAKOTA  Nancy Nickelson
TENNESSEE Mary Cox
TEXAS Dana Dowell
UTAH Susan Nielson
VERMONT Barbara Schmitt
VIRGINIA Sydney Lee Lewis
WASHINGTON Marsha Covey
WEST VIRGINIA  Judith Shoup
WISCONSIN Cynthia "Cindi" Morgan
WYOMING Sandra Grim

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