1957 Wire Photo MISS UNIVERSE Contestants with ELVIS PRESLEY !
Starting Bid 99 cents !!! .... Absolutely NO RESERVE !!!
This week, we will be offering a terrific collection of VINTAGE original photographs in relation to the "Miss Universe" beauty pageant. The first use of the title "Miss Universe" was as part of International Pageant of Pulchritude which began in 1926. These events, the first international contests, lasted until 1935 when the Great Depression and other events preceding World War II led to their demise. The 1st "official" contest as we know it today was 1st founded in 1952 by California clothing company Pacific Mills. Each photograph is a true "period" antique original and feature many rare images of these beauties. Be sure to see all our other listings for these dazzling photographs !
Offered in this lot is a Vintage 1957 Wire Photo depicting two contestants of the Miss Universe Pageant hanging out in the Memphis home of none other than Elvis Presley ! Shown are Miss Ohio, Kathy Gabriel and Miss Austria, Hannerl Melcher. Original press stamp and JAN 1 1958 stamp date is on the verso of this scarce 6.5" x 8" photo. It's good to be King, eh ?
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(This is a 10-day Auction that ends on THURSDAY Night, NOVEMBER 7th).
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