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Five candidates were chosen for the 1966 Centennial Home-
coming Queen. The queen, Ceci Evangelist, was chosen from five
finalistsg standing left to right are Pat Knippelmier, Auburn,
Nebraskag Nancy Guilliat. Auburn, NebraskagQueenCeci,Newark,
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During half-time ceremonies President Gomon presented the tra-
ditional spray of red roses to the 1966 Centennial Homecoming Queen
--Miss Ceci Evangelist.
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These candidates were honored at the
game along with Queen Ceci while making their appearance on the
field at halftime. They were also present at the llornccoming
Dance held that evening.
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Centennial Homecoming Queen Ceci Evangelist of
Newark, N, Y., is seated at her throne during the tradi-
tional Homecoming dance. Queen Ceci's escort was Rick
Connole. This reign included the Homecoming halftime,
the dance, and all the varied and delighdul events of
Peru's Centennial Homecoming celebration. Throughout
the Homecoming festivities, Ceci's charm captivated all
Peruvians. Her reign during Peru State's Centennial
Homecoming will be remembered as one of the finest.
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Peru State Centennial Homecoming was bright-
ened as the Bobcats scored with 25 seconds left in
the first half to go ahead of Hastings College 7-6.
Although the Bobcats went on to lose the game, their
timely touchdown assured a joyful homecoming
The Peru State band, under the direction of Mr.
Gilbert Wilson, marched onto the field to begin the
halftime performance. After executing severalma-
neuvers, they formed the background for the pre-
sentation of the halftime activities. The crowning of
the 1966 homecoming queen, Ceci Evangelist, was
highlighted by the appearance of the former queens
and the parents of the queen. The queen was also
presented with a bouquet of red roses by President
Gomon. The Homecoming day was capped by adance
honoring Queen Ceci.
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This year's Homecoming festivites were enhanced by the
presence of some of Peru State's past Homecoming Queens.
Those queens attending were: Mrs. Margery Kinsey Wallace
09495, Lincoln, Mrs. Elvera Schacht Juilfs 09405, Miami,
Florida, Mrs. Ferne Peterson Mailey09-415,Indianapolis,Indiana,
Mrs. Virgie Johnson Shaw 09425, Coral Gables, Florida, Mrs.
Glendora Galloway Rohrs 09435, Fremont, Mrs. Maxine Blinde
Haack 09445, Johnson, Mrs. Cody Anderson Linder 09455,
Lincoln, Mrs. Doris Wagner Vrtiska 09465, Table Rock, Mrs.
Ruth Walker Howe 09485, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Mrs. Jean
Ruyle Rottman 09585, Fayetteville, Arkansas, Mrs. Lee Christen
DostalC19605,0maha, Mrs. Mary Lewellyn Noe1l09625,Dow City,
Iowa, Mrs. Jan Beemer Demott 09635, Platteville, Colorado,
Miss Pat Wheatley 09645, Omaha, Mrs. Marilyn Masters Yopp
09655, Menlo, Iowa, and Miss Ceci Evangelist 09665, Newark,
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