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1949 Frontier Fiesta Program
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Frontier Fiesta Association Staff. 1949 Frontier Fiesta Program - Pages 8 and 9. 1949. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. July 23, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll14/item/231/show/224.

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Frontier Fiesta Association Staff. (1949). 1949 Frontier Fiesta Program - Pages 8 and 9. University of Houston Frontier Fiesta. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll14/item/231/show/224

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Title 1949 Frontier Fiesta Program
Creator (LCNAF)
  • Frontier Fiesta Association Staff
Publisher University of Houston
Date 1949
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Frontier Fiesta (University of Houston)
  • Festivals
  • University of Houston
Subject.Geographic (TGN)
  • Houston, Texas
Genre (AAT)
  • programs (documents)
Language English
Physical Description 16 page program
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Original Item Location ID 1996-003, Box 1, Folder 8
Original Collection UH Frontier Fiesta Collection
Original Collection URL http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&id=145
Digital Collection University of Houston Frontier Fiesta
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll14
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
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Title Pages 8 and 9
Original Collection UH Frontier Fiesta Collection, 1941-1993 http://archon.lib.uh.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=145
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Transcript OFFICIAL LIST OF BEARD CONTEST PRIZES CATEGORIES AND PRIZES FOR THE BEARD GROWING CONTEST Best All Round: FIRST PRIZE—1949 Ford custom-built tudor sedan presented by Earl McMillian, "Houston's friendly Ford dealer." Wash and lubrication every 1000 miles for first 5000 miles on new Ford. Presented by Bill Canterbury's Rosedale service station, 2902 Rosedale. SECOND PRIZE—Bulova watch from Allen and Casperson Jewelry Company THIRD PRIZE—Slacks and a belt from Best Tailors. Reddest Beard: FIRST PRIZE—Cowboy boots from Stelzig Saddlery Company and a watch from Becker's Jewelry Company. SECOND PRIZE—A Winslow electric clock from Reichart Electric Company THIRD PRIZE—A tie and shirt from Byrd's Clothiers. Longest Beard: FIRST PRIZE—A horse and saddle from the Fruitbowl Bottling Company. SECOND PRIZE—A table radio from the Star Furniture Company and a silver buckle set and tie pin from Montgomery Ward. THIRD PRIZE—A silver buckle from the George Alan Company. Scrawniest Beard: FIRST PRIZE—A Lewyt vacuum cleaner from the J. A. Walsh Company. SECOND PRIZE—A Zipper Shirt from Leed's Men's Wear, a cigarette lighter from the Clausse Watch Company, and a leather cigarette case from Levit's Jewelry Company. THIRD PRIZE—A shirt from Leopold and Price. Funniest Beard: FIRST PRIZE—A Bluebird cedar chest from H. J. Cohn Furniture Company. SECOND PRIZE—Buckle set from Shaw's Jewelry Company and a shirt from Krupp and Tuffley's. THIRD PRIZE—A shaving kit from Rolle, Jewitt and Beck. Unique Beard: FIRST PRIZE!—A Groshire suit, shirt, shoes, tie, belt, and handkerchief from Mosk's Store for Men. SECOND PRIZE—A Mallory hat from Norton Ditto and a floor lamp from Stowers Furniture Company. THIRD PRIZE—Silverware from Corrigan's. i I i Ugliest Beard: FIRST PRIZE—A suit, shirt, slacks, and handkerchief from Fred Wyse. SECOND PRIZE—A table from Joske's. THIRD PRIZE—A Schaeffer Fountain Pen and Pencil set from Sweeney's Jewelry Company. Fanciest Beard: FIRST PRIZE—A radio-phonograph from Foley's. SECOND PRIZE—A Doncaster suit from Sakowitz Brothers. THIRD PRIZE—Crystal from Lechengers—River Oaks store. Additional Prizes: A dinner for first prize in each category (man and date) at Stalarow's Barbecue. A steak dinner for winners in the Fanciest and Scrawniest Beard contest (man and date) at Kurt's Snack Shop. A free shave to all contestants in first judgings at the University Manor Barber Shop, Dennis and St. Bernard. The coed who wins the Bearded Wonder contest will receive a choice of one of the following Frigidaire products donated by Cox and Blackburn. Electric range Washing machine Home Freezer Three De-humidifiers Ironer and dryer Electric Refrigerator Consolation prizes: A carton of Chesterfield cigarettes A steak dinner at Kurt's Snack Shop The coed selling the most Frontier Fiesta tickets will win the following prizes: Ladies overnight bag from the Houston Trunk Factory Pin set from Ralph Rupley Company Square Dance outfit. Hat designed by Lina Sheild from the Lina Sheild Millinery Salon A ladies dress from the Smart Shop Ladies shoes from the Vogue Shoe Stores The male student selling the most tickets will win: A suit, shirt, tie, and handkerchief from Bond's Clothiers. Page Six FIESTA '49 FIESTA '49 Page Seven