Velma Dabbs leading County Fair Queen Vopting from Anniston Star - 24 Sep 1929
MISS DABBS NOW : LEAPING COUNTY QUEEN CONTEST Mrs. Watson Second vond Miss Dempsey Third . In Race Seunaha-sutkBy-n4Mlss Gertrude-Gardner Miss Velma Dabbs Tuesday? led the contestants the Calhoun County queen race with 7,100-votes. Mrs. Wheeler 'Watson Is In second place with 5,170. and Miss Clara Dempsey stands third with 4.100. The complete Mate. is as follows: Miss Velma Dabbs L-..7,100 Mrs. Wheeler Watson 5,170 Miss Clara Dempsey ..ru.4,100 Miss -Jewel Llndsey ,2,100 Miss Gladys Yarner ,W70 Mrs. Connie Harris . 1J10 Miss Tula Howell ..;.'..i:..l'1.160 Miss Cora Lee Peak . 1.030 Miss Ara Thomas ....... 930 Miss Areline Morris ,. 100 Miss Evelyn Corley 100 100 MLss Ethel Stewart ....... 100 The girls In tho contest are work ing for a two-fold purpose, v. T. Coleman, manager of the Calhoun County fair skid. One is to win one of "the three diamond rings being offered as prizes, the other to win the title of Queen of Calhoun. Coun ty. The queen will be crowned on the closing night to the fair.