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[Bill Waller Day]
Subject Headings (Library of Congress)
Leslie, John, 1923-2012; Beauty contestants; Miss America Pageant; Beauty contests -- United States; Coole, Kathy; Waller, Bill, 1926-2011
John Leslie Collection, Archives and Special Collections, University of Mississippi Libraries
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