Miss Springfield Day Winners
Illinois State Police
Illinois State Fair
Mayor Nelson Howarth (left) stands with the newly crowned "Miss Springfield Day" Susan Boucher, as well as runner-ups Myrna Canaday (far right) and Marilyn Vose (2nd from left). Governor William G. Stratton presented the cup to the winning contestant. Illinois First Lady Shirley Stratton stands in the background wearing a large brimmed hat and sunglasses.
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
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Springfield Association of Commerce and Industry Collection
21 x 26 cm
“Miss Springfield Day Winners,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed January 25, 2021, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/25599.