Faculty Selects Miss Kay Reese As Miss Malakoff
From The Malakoff News
Friday, October 18, 1963
Miss Kay Reese of Malakoff High School and daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Orvilla Reese, was chosen by the school faculty as “Miss Malakoff” to represent this community at the State Fair of Texas on Tuesday, October, Tuesday, October 15th, on East Texas Day. The day at the Fair was sponsored by the East Texas Chamber of Commerce.
Miss Reese chose Tommy Tapley as her escort for that momentous occasion.
A reception honoring the queens and their escorts was held at 5 p.m., and the presentation ceremony was held at 8 o’clock in the Cotton Bowl.
The Malakoff Chamber of Commerce, a member of the East Texas organization, in a letter to Miss Reese, offered congratulations on her selection as the Malakoff representative, in which the belief was expressed that she would represent her home community well, and that she might have a very enjoyable day at the Fair of the great State of Texas.