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Name Marineers' Pageant royalty

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Image of 2014.011.046 - Article

2014.011.046 - Article

On June 16, 1949, the ANACORTES AMERICAN published the photos of 11 girls running for Marineers' Pageant Queen, plus a picture of the Pageant president. Top row, l to r: Alice Harvey, Norine Chiabai, Norma Archer, Florence Middle row: Beverly Rosenblatt, Anna Kager, Beverly Leake, Lyla Keltz Bottom row: Ardell Rock, Roberta Sullivan, Rita Bargewell, Harley Sutt

Image of 2014.011.059 - Article

2014.011.059 - Article

On July 29, 1948, the ANACORTES AMERICAN published three photos from the Marineers' Pageant, plus an article about the Pageant. The top picture was a float sponsored by Anacortes Veneer Company which was awarded first prize in the commercial division of the parade The middle picture was of the Queen's float. Sally Amerman was Queen, and she had seven princesses in her court. The bottom picture showed the crowds in attendance at the water show which was held at theMarine Stadium (amphitheater) located on Cap Sante. Page two had an article headlined, "Marineer's (sic) Pageant Acclaimed As Greatest Celebration in City History." In two columns it summarized the activities of the 8th a

Image of 1997.179 - Marineer's Pageant-Queen Doris

1997.179 - Marineer's Pageant-Queen Doris

Queen's float in the 1947 Marineers' Pageant parade. Includes princesses Norine Oldow, and Bonita Cross beside Queen Doris Springer (seated), and Joyce Neville, Leona Andrich, and Marilyn Morrison with two page boys at the front of the float. Float is covered with flowers. The Queen is seated and above her head are the words: "Queen Doris". Buildings and/or businesses in the photograph are: West Coast Creamery at the corner of 5th and Commercial (east side), U.S. Post Office (corner of 6th and Commercial - east side), Brooks Block, and the Keystone Building. Parade goers line the street. This parade is during the Marineers' Pageant. [ also see D.II.151.002; 1995.022.001.006]

Image of D.II.189 - 1947 Marineers Pageant royality

D.II.189 - 1947 Marineers Pageant royality

Mariner's Pageant Royalty, 1947 July 26. Left: Norine Oldom; Ctr Queen Doris Springer; right: Bonnie Cross. Queen Doris is being crowned by a man in a Navy uniform.

Image of WF 0328 -

WF 0328 -

Reception for Norine Chabai [Baker], Miss Washington of 195?, at home of Dr. Lyle and Doris Packard; the house was demolished December 3, 2012 was on the east side of Cap Sante at the end of 5th Street, on the south side of the street where it meets the water. Miss Chabai had been the Marineers' Pageant queen for the 1949 pageant (see WF 1633-1637), and followed up that success with a run for the Miss Washington title. This image shows Lyle and Doris Packard sitting at a picnic table, far right. The other couple is unknown. Packard was an Anacortes dentist; Doris Packard was in charge of many of the Marineers' Pageant royalty events; see WF 1298, 4422, 4423. Both Packards were active in Ana

Image of 1995.022.001.006 - Marineer Pageant Parade 1947

1995.022.001.006 - Marineer Pageant Parade 1947

Queen's float in the 1947 Marineers' Pageant parade. Includes princesses Norine Oldow, and Bonita Cross beside Queen Doris Springer, and Joyce Neville, Leona Andrich, and Marilyn Morrison with two page boys at the front of the float.. Parade is on Commercial Avenue; businesses seen are Montgomery Ward catalog office (603 Commercial), Western Union (615 Commercial), Tradewell (619 Commercial) and the Diamond Five Cents to One Dollar Store (607 Commercial).

Image of WF 3712.001 - DECKER, Luella

WF 3712.001 - DECKER, Luella

Luella Decker is wearing an "A" sweater for Anacortes High School, topped by a sailor hat. She was a princess in the 1939 Marineers' Pageant court.

Image of WF 3712.002 - DECKER, Luella

WF 3712.002 - DECKER, Luella

Luella Decker is wearing an "A" sweater for Anacortes High School, topped by a sailor hat. She was a princess in the 1939 Marineers' Pageant court.

Image of 2013.003.001-.007 - Movie films - 1950s-1970 Marineers Pageant, etc.

2013.003.001-.007 - Movie films - 1950s-1970 Marineers Pageant, etc.

Six motion picture film reels of Anacortes events: --One 10" reel of 16mm black and white film includes Marineers' Pageant, c.1950s including Parade in Marysville with Marineers' Pageant float; Water ski practice (not on Fidalgo Island) Marineers' Pageant parade and water skiing at Cap Sante Marine Ampitheatre and Hickory Hat Day (Priates) (copied to DVD) --three 7" reels of 16mm b&w AHS basketball games, late 1960s --two 7" reels of super 8mm AHS basketball games; December 12, 1970 vs Sedro-Woolley and one of December 22, 1970 vs Marysville