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The storefront of Palmer's Photo Shop located in the Linney Law Office building on King Street, Boone, North Carolina. The photo depicts a display offering photos commemorating the 1949 Centennial. A sign in the window reads "Get Your Centennial…

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A group of people standing in the Boone Drug Company building on King Street in Boone, located across the street from the Jones Building (present home of the Mast General Store). The people are identified from left to right as: Dr. O. K. Richardson,…

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Mickey McGuire wears her Queen of the Centennial regalia while standing between Margaret Hagaman and Joan Powell. Both Margaret and Joan are wearing costumes themselves, and Joan carries the Queen of the Centennial crown on a pillow.

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Mickey McGuire, Jack Sherwood, Grace Jayce, and Walter Jayce pose for a photo together. Grace and Walter are seated while Mickey and Jack stand. Some sort of hay or grass-like decoration hangs above them. Both men wear suits, and both women wear…

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A clipping from the (Charlotte?) Observer newspaper depicting Mickey McGuire posing with Mayor of Boone, Gordon Winkler, while touching his beard. The text indicates that Mickey is the Queen of the Centennial and that Mayor Winkler grew the beard to…

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An article from the June 30, 1949, issue of the Watauga Democrat announcing the winners of the Centennial Pioneer and Queen of the Centennial Contests as Reverend S. E. Gragg and Mickey McGuire. The clipping includes photographs of both winners as…

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A portrait of Mickey McGuire wearing a costume as part of the 1949 Centennial. Her outfit includes a light colored dress with puffy short sleeves, a necklace with a jeweled star pendant, and a large bonnet tied in a bow.

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A portrait of Mickey McGuire wearing her Queen of the Centenniel regalia in 1949. Her outfit includes a jeweled crown, silky dress, and a cape with a high collar.