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Lot # 1171: 1933 Miss America Pageant, "Parade of Beauties in Atlantic City" First Since 1927!

Category: Other Non-Sports

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 1 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Summer Premier Auction 2019",
which ran from 7/14/2019 11:30 PM to
8/3/2019 8:00 PM



1933 Photograph of members of the Miss America Pageant as they appeared in their costumes and banners riding in the Atlantic City Convention Hall floats and entering the competition. Issued by Acme and stamped on the back, the image contains Miss Virginia, Miss Massachusetts, Miss New Hampshire, Miss Mississippi and one other. This was a significant event as the Pageant had been postponed after 1927 and the 1933 edition was the first reinstallment of the classic beauty pageant. In reality this was the 8th Miss America even though it was the 13th year since it started making it a rare and special piece of history.

Size: 7x9
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 4.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 9.5/10

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