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Venus Ramey, war bond-selling, gun-toting Miss America of 1944, dies at 92

Published on: Mon, 19 Jun 2017 2:08:08 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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(Reuters) - Venus Ramey, who used her victory as Miss America in 1944 to sell war bonds and make appearances on the vaudeville stage, has died at the age of 92, a funeral home in her native Kentucky said on Sunday.

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