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Last updated 2/20/2016 at 8:14am

"Welcome Stranger - That's what this bevy of beauties will be saying to visitors to Borrego during Covered Wagon Daze Oct. 9-11. Standing is Shirlee Brown of Ramona, Covered Wagon Daze queen. Her helpers are, from left, Jo'An Wray, Sandra Rogers, Rose-Mary Adams, Maria Gonzalez and Charlotte Elmore"

Shirlee Brown of Ramona, who reigned as Queen of Covered Wagon Daze in Borrego Springs, Oct. 9-11, 1959.

Miss Brown was crowned Fairest of the Fair at Southern California Exposition and County Fair that summer and was serving, that same year, as Miss Con-Tour for the San Diego Convention and Tourist Bureau.

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