Office of Cultural Affairs in conjunction with the Recreation Department
will sponsor Fort Lee's second annual "Little Miss America
Contest" on Wednesday, September 7, 2005 at 7 p.m. at the new Fort
Lee Community Center on Anderson Avenue. Girls between the ages of 5 and
10 years of age who are residents of Fort Lee will be eligible. The
contest will be judged on talent, poise, and personality. The production
will be produced and hosted by Jan LeWinter, the original producer,
choreographer and host of the Little Miss America Pageants at Palisades
Amusement Park. Interested participants must be the appropriate age
by Wednesday, September 7th in order to be eligible. (Proof of age and
residency will be required.) Performances must be limited to 1½ minutes
or less. Twenty-five applicants will be selected to compete for Little
Miss America 2005. All contestants will receive mementos for their
participation. Little Miss America will receive a $500 savings bond.
Runners-up will receive savings bonds in the amounts of $200 and $100
respectively. Applications will be available at the Recreation Office
Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. beginning March 16th.
Applications must be received by Friday, August 5th, 2005 in order to be
considered. For further information, call the Recreation Department
weekdays between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Applications must be mailed to:
Fort Lee Recreation Center - c/o 309 Main Street, Fort Lee, NJ 07024 in
order to be considered. Application deadline is August 5, 2005.
(i.e. Singing, dancing, etc.)
Written by Gladys Shelley, this song was used during the popular "Little Miss
America" pageants. The song was produced and orchestrated by Ray Ellis and performed by
Frankie Michaels. ęSpiral Record Corp.