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Atlantic City in Atlantic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Jane Jayroe

Laverne, OK

 

— Miss America 1967 —

 
Jane Jayroe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 24, 2020
1. Jane Jayroe Marker
Inscription.  
"Prepare yourself for whatever you want to do in life. If pageants happen to be part of that, fine. However, it shouldn't be a primary goal, because you can't have a career as a beauty queen....I admire the traditional woman, those with style. Style comes from a strong sense of self, a strong sense that you have done and are doing something with your life."

Sherry Nelson Brule, "Who Is Jayne Jayroe Now?" The Sunday Oklahoman, 7/2/1978, p. 4
 
Erected by Miss America Organization.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Women. In addition, it is included in the Miss America Walk series list.
 
Location. 39° 21.571′ N, 74° 26.161′ W. Marker is in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in Atlantic County. Marker is on North Michigan Avenue just north of Atlantic Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14 N Michigan Ave, Atlantic City NJ 08401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Terry Meeuwsen (here, next to this marker); Deborah Bryant (here, next to this
Jane Jayroe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 24, 2020
2. Jane Jayroe Marker
marker); Pamela Eldred (here, next to this marker); Vonda Van Dyke (here, next to this marker); Debra Barnes (here, next to this marker); Laurel Lea Schaefer (here, next to this marker); Phyllis George (here, next to this marker); Judith Ford (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlantic City.
 
Also see . . .  Jane Anne Jayroe. Wikipedia article (Submitted on July 25, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 25, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 35 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 25, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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