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September 28, 2009

On The Stage Again

Barbara Wolfrom was a tomboy growing up, but her grandmother always wanted her to compete in pageants and be a girly girl. Barbara tried out to be the model for Sunbeam Bread when she was 5 years old. She was on the verge of getting the gig when the bread crumbled in her hand and she lost the contest. It was a frustrating, even traumatic, experience and Barbara never competed in anything that put her front and center again … until almost 60 years later, when she faced her fears and competed in a beauty pageant for seniors.

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