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“A major promotion during 1956 was the National Golden Queen Festival, presided over by Queen Shirley Bagwell. Many beauties from the four major tobacco raising states entered the Queen’s contest, and Governor [Orval] Faubus of Arkansas was a key speaker….” — From “Selma’s Colorful Century, 1867-1967”  (selmanc.info) Whatever happened to the National Golden Queen Festival? […]

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