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May 7, 2013

Fair queen contestants sought

ELDON — The Wapello County Fair is seeking candidates for the 2013 Wapello County Fair Queen contest.

All contestants must be at least age 16 and not older than 21 by Aug. 1, 2013; never married nor have had any children; never convicted of a felony; reside in Wapello County or an adjoining county if the majority of her activities are in Wapello County; and have never been employed or paid a salary for a specific job of modeling.

The contest will be held June 12. The winner will receive a sash, crown and cash prize and will be a guest at the 2013 Iowa State Fair.

The same rules and regulations for the 2013 Iowa State Fair Queen pageant will be used.

Judging will be based on personality, attitude, appearance, awareness, leadership and citizenship, charm and poise.

For an application, call Barbara Orman at 641-682-5038.

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