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Newly elected member of Girls State

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Mary Hatton, 17-year-old Bartow honor student, left, defeated Halen Hancock of Miami, also 17, for Governor of Girls’ State in last night’s voting. Miss Hatton took office today to preside over the week-long study of state government by 264 girls from throughout Florida. Her honors included a visit to Gov. Farris Bryant’s office to see how a real state officer conducts his affairs. Despite the two candidates’ embrace, they were actually real rivals for the post.
Title: Newly elected member of Girls State.
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Type of Resource: still image
Genre: Photograph
Issuance: single unit
Date Created: 1965
Extent: 8 x 10 in.
Summary: Mary Hatton, 17-year-old Bartow honor student, left, defeated Halen Hancock of Miami, also 17, for Governor of Girls’ State in last night’s voting. Miss Hatton took office today to preside over the week-long study of state government by 264 girls from throughout Florida. Her honors included a visit to Gov. Farris Bryant’s office to see how a real state officer conducts his affairs. Despite the two candidates’ embrace, they were actually real rivals for the post.
Identifier: FSUspcn424 (IID)
Subject(s): Student government.
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Held by: Florida State University Libraries, Special Collections
Sublocation: Florida State University Mounted Photographs
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