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  • Collection: The Good Wife Diploma

Talent at Mrs. NCS pageant, 1964

In this photograph one State's Mate is giving a musical performance for her talent in the Mrs. NC State beauty pageant.

State's Mate posing in blackface, April 11, 1960

This State's Mate posed for the camera in blackface backstage, before the start of the 1960 State's Mates minstrel show.

Mrs. John Marcum, January 13, 1965

This photograph of Betty Marcum, Mrs. NC State for 1965, was originally printed in The Raleigh Times.

"Mrs. Miller is Contest[...]

Joe Hill's article (probably from The Technician) discusses not only the winner of the 1967 pageant, Paula Miller, but also the pageant itself. Hill criticizes the pageant for its lack of a swim suit competition, but praises its patriotic sentiment.

"Titles Nothing New to Mrs. NC State," November 1967

This article discusses the winner of the 1967 Mrs. NC State contest, Paula Miller.

"Mrs. NCSU Is Still Another Title for Clayton Native," November 1967

Mary Jo Cashion's article discusses the winner of the 1964 Mrs. NC State beauty pageant, Paula Miller.

"Mrs. NCSU Contest Set for Saturday," November 1967

This article discusses the upcoming 1967 Mrs. NC State beauty pageant and its contestants.

"Report on Mrs. North Carolina State Contest," January 13, 1964

Brenda Whicker's report on the 1964 Mrs. NC State contest demonstrates the amount of effort and planning that went into the annual beauty pageant. The report thanks volunteers for their assistance with various tasks; names the contestants, finalists,…

"Distribution of Prizes," January 12, 1964

This list of prizes for the 1964 Mrs. NC State beauty pageant shows the extent to which State's Mates was able to get support from local merchants. All participants received at least one prize; high-placing contestants received sets of prizes.

"Mrs. North Carolina State Contest," January 12, 1964

This document contains speaking notes for a State's Mates member announcing the new nomination process for the Mrs. North Carolina State pageant.