[News Script: Miss SE Dallas] Part: 1 of 4
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The Dallas Southeast Civic League goes about the un-
popular business of deposing a queen.
Dallas, since last Tuesday night, has been 16 year old
But she may not be 16, and rules are
rules -- so civic league President Ralph Geddie called-
a special meeting of the group today o Linda's birth
certificate and any%* other vital statistics that
4 might be useful.
But just a glance at the handful
the Grob lem
o* papers makes more difficult than ever.
One date makes her old enough to.be queen, but another
makes her to,o young to wear the crown that Mayor Cabell
before a crowd of two-thousand.
Linda's other made up the ind for it,
when she called in to report that Linda still is six-
weeks short of her 16th birthday.
The issue might
i still have been in doubt, because two girls tied for
second place in the beauty contest.
However, one of
them, Sandra Smith, is also disqualified because she
MISS SE DALLAS -
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Miss SE Dallas], item, August 18, 1961; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc960192/m1/1/: accessed January 21, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.