HR 507 - Miss Georgia Pageant; commend on 50th anniversary

Georgia House of Representatives - 1995/1996 Sessions

HR 507 - Miss Georgia Pageant; commend on 50th anniversary

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HR 507 LC 11 8701 A RESOLUTION 1- 1 Recognizing and commending the Miss Georgia Pageant on its 1- 2 50th anniversary; and for other purposes. 1- 3 WHEREAS, the Miss Georgia Pageant began in Columbus, 1- 4 Georgia, in 1944; and 1- 5 WHEREAS, the pageant celebrated its 50th anniversary in 1- 6 1994; and 1- 7 WHEREAS, the pageant was conducted by the Columbus Jaycees 1- 8 from its inception until the formation of a separate 1- 9 nonprofit corporation in 1964; and 1-10 WHEREAS, the Miss Georgia Pageant is the longest running 1-11 continuous pageant of the Miss America Organization; and 1-12 WHEREAS, the pageant has helped young ladies from all across 1-13 this state to develop poise, self-confidence, and leadership 1-14 abilities as well as afforded them the opportunity to 1-15 continue their education through thousands of dollars of 1-16 scholarships; and 1-17 WHEREAS, the following 50 Miss Georgia's have brought and 1-18 continue to bring dignity and respect to the Miss Georgia 1-19 Pageant: Doris Coker Newsome, Mary Lou Henderson, Robbie 1-20 Sauls Gibbs, Gwendolyn West Griffen, Dorothy Johnson Thomas, 1-21 Louise Thomas Guardia, Carol Taylor Drewry, Neva Jane 1-22 Langley Fickling, Lucia Hutchinson Powe, Mary Jane Doar 1-23 Hunter, Jeanine Parris, Jane Morris Collins, Jody Shattuck 1-24 Sodel, Jeanette Ardell Dammeyer, Kayanne Shoeffner Massey, 1-25 Sandra Tally Coolik, Glenda Brunson Young, Jeanie Cross 1-26 Allen, Nancy Middleton Lucia, Vivian Davis, Mary Jane Yates 1-27 Burkhalter, Maudie Walker Malcolm, Sandra McRee Gibson, 1-28 Burma Davis Posey, Marilyn Olley Ashmore, Nancy Carr Buntin, 1-29 Cynthia Cook Robinson, Lisa Lawalin Foster McTighe, Gail 1-30 Bullock Odom, Gail Nelson Batchelor, Seva Day May, Sandra 1-31 Adamson Fryhofer, Pam Souders Rozell, Deborah Mosley Brewer, 1-32 Sandra Eakes McCain, Crystal Smith Rossouw, Kristl Evans, 1-33 Bobbie Eakes, Megan Blake, Camille Bentley, Samantha Mohr 1-34 Aulds, Marlesa Ball Greiner, Kelly Jerles Christensen, 1-35 Frances Frazier, Jamie Price Lipscomb, Darla Pruett Turner, -1- (Index) LC 11 8701 2- 1 Kimberly Hardee, Stephanie Michels, Kara Martin, and Andrea 2- 2 Krahn. 2- 3 NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE HOUSE OF 2- 4 REPRESENTATIVES that the members of this body recognize and 2- 5 commend the Miss Georgia Pageant upon the celebration of its 2- 6 50th year in 1994. 2- 7 BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Clerk of the House of 2- 8 Representatives is authorized and directed to transmit an 2- 9 appropriate copy of this resolution to the Miss Georgia 2-10 Pageant Corporation. -2- (Index)

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