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Catalog Number WF 0338
Caption Marineer Pageant Royalty
Description Marineers' Pageant royalty en route to California. Photo shows, left to right: Princess Norine Oldow, Queen Doris Springer and Princess Bonita Cross, posing at the door of a United DC-4 on its maiden voyage from Fidalgo Island. On 7-31-1947, the ANACORTES AMERICAN reported on "Pageant Winners Hollywood trip." The royalty won the trip and participated in programs at Seattle, Portland, and Los Angeles air fields to inaugurate the new air service. They had a full agenda in Los Angeles touring studios, etc. For more information on the inauguration of air service on Fidalgo Island, see WF 2513. Also see WF 0340, and WF 1609-1626.
Photographer Howard Staples, Seattle
Collection Wallie Funk Collection
Subjects Place - Anacortes, WA
People
Transportation - Air
Event - Marineers Pageant
Credit line Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection
People CROSS, Bonita "Bonny"
OLDOW, Norine [CROSS]
SPRINGER, Doris
Place Anacortes, WA
Search Terms Marineers' Pageant
royalty
air service
inauguration
Object Name Print, Photographic