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      Hartford Queens 1960 - 1969
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Miss Hartford 1960
Ronnie Munro - Miss Hartford 1960
Ronny Munro

Sandra Heeter - Runner-up
Shirley Smith - Runner-up
Judy Duffy - Miss Congeniality

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1960 Hartford Blossomtime Float

Miss Hartford 1961

Kathleen Dentler

1st Runner-up - Judy Chernugel
2nd Runner-up - Connie Swinford
Miss Congeniality


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1961 Hartford Blossomtime Float

Miss Hartford 1962
Miss Hartford 1962 - Linda Selters
Linda Selters

1st Runner-up
2nd Runner-up
Miss Congeniality
Miss Hartford 1963
Betty Honea - Miss Hartford 1963
Betty Honea

Sharon Jones
Jeanne Drake
Miss Hartford 1964
Miss Hartford 1964 - Nancy Ament
Nancy Ament

Christine Hammond - 1st Runner-up
Viola Lightner - 2nd Runner-up
Miss Congeniality

17 Contestants
Lynn Stafford, Mary Moon, Ruth Rush, Shirley Swift, Sally Simpson, Annette Icenogle, Bonnie Vliek, Linda Murphy, Laurie Kass, Katrina Kiser, Barbara Winkel, Donna Bachman, Jean Wessendorf, and Nadine Hall.

Chairman - Mrs. George Faulkner

1965 - Miss Naval Reserve
Miss Hartford 1965

Beverly Kay Stafford

Christine Poker - 1st Runner-up
Patty Burnette - 2nd Runner-up
Patty Burnette - Miss Congeniality

15 Contestants
Bonnie Bennett, Linda McCollum,
Mary McGuire, Barbara Struzik,
Christina Vargo, Gayle Williamson, Christine Poker, Esther French,
Patricia Burnette, Kay Stafford,
Dorothy Barden, Sherry DeMay,
Katherine Watson, Joyce Miller,
Sherry Richardson.

Master of Ceremonies
Larry Knapp

Ruth Ann Davis

Crown Bearer
Richard Conklin Jr.

Flower Girl
Lee Ann Roper

Bill Barlow

Mrs. John VanLierop
Mrs. William Hollatz


Miss Hartford 1966
Cindy Cade - Hiss Hartford 1966
Cindy Cade

Ruth Anne Davis - 1st Runner-Up
Sally Stielstra - 2nd Runner-up
Joyce Miller - Miss Congeniality
Miss Hartford 1967
Bernice Wolverton - Miss Hartford 1967
Bernice Wolverton

Susan Szewczyk - 1st Runner-up
 Jeffri Brookfield - 2nd Runner-up
Alice Stafford - Miss Congeniality

15 contestants
Miss Hartford 1968
Connie Snodgrass - Miss Hartford 1968
Connie Snodgrass

Marcia Troutman - 1st Runner-up
Nancy Babcock - 2nd Runner-up
Nancy Babcock - Miss Congeniality
Miss Hartford 1969

Regina Moore

Carol Reinhart - 1st Runner-up
Linda Faulkner - 2nd Runner-up
Sirkka Koskinen - Miss Congeniality
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A Pictorial History of Hartford, Michigan
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Revised: March 20, 2014