The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 30, 1947 · Page 6
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 6

Blytheville, Arkansas
Issue Date:
Tuesday, September 30, 1947
Page 6
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BLYTHEVILLE (ARE.) COURIER NEWS .00, 19-17 BLYTHEVILLE'S \ Eight ANNUAL NATIONAL COTTON PICKING CONTEST World's Best Cotton Pickers See cottonpickers from all pf the cotton producing states, competing for $2500.00 in cash prizes, including the grand prize of $1000 — Picking starts at 10 o'clock A. M. Alt Star Western Review See Mississippi County's prettiest girls model the latest styles in cotton clothing — including Miss Pom Camp, Miss Arkansas of 1947. Cotton Dress Style Show Featuring the "Weste makes" — instrumental and novelty band, former stai-s of WLS National Barn Dance. Including Flashothe Magician -* Ross & Ross, acrobatic fiddler and dancer team — Terry Tranel, personality singer and western yodeler. xhibits Including an exhibit of the hundreds of entries submitted in the "Clothing from Cotton Bags" Contest — the 60-foot long Cotton Exhibit, made by the Blytheville Junior Chamber of Commerce. STREET DANC The Gala "Cotton Pickers Jamboree" will be staged on Railroad Street between Walnut and Chickasawba, next to the Court House r offering FREE DANCING FOR EYERYC SPONSORED BY THE BLYTHEVILLE JUNIOR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

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