Bertha Ugent art award announcement 1 Nov. 1968 WI Jewish Chronicle
Barbara Heling, formerly of Milwaukee, now of Hollywood Hills, Fla., won the $500 first-place first-place first-place cash prize for her painting "Cafe," in an art contest sponsored sponsored by a nationally known wine company. She is the daughter of Jacob Ugent. Mrs. Heling's painting was selected selected as one of 15 semi-finalists semi-finalists semi-finalists in a show at Miami Springs Villa Playhouse on Oct. 6, after which it was shipped to Chicago where it won first prize. She was the first Floridian to win the top prize in the annual contest. Her painting painting will be on permanent display at the sponsor's offices in Chicago.