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"Mrs. NCSU Crowned," November 18, 1968

In this article from the Technician, Mary Porterfield covers the Mrs. NCSU pageant but highlights the lack of an audience at the event; she suggests having a Miss NCSU pageant would attract more attendees.

Susan Dyer to Dr. and Mrs. Harry C. Kelly, June 25, 1969

This letter was written by the president of States Mates to Dr. Harry Kelly and his wife thanking them for distributing Good Wife Diplomas at the special ceremony for wives of senior male students.

"Mrs. North Carolina State Contest for 1968-1969" Contestant Form

This document is the 1968-1969 Mrs. NCSU Pageant contestant form.

Donna Logan to Catherine Reynolds, March 31, 1969

In this letter, Donna Logan, president of State's Mates, explains to Catherine Reynolds that the Mrs. NC State pageant had replaced the talent shows.

Catherine Reynolds to State's Mates president, December 2, 1968

In this postcard, Catherine Reynolds writes to the State's Mates president asking if student wives still put on a yearly talent show because she wanted to attend again.

"'Mrs. NCSU' Winner Crowned," November 1968

This article is about the winner of the 1968 Mrs. NCSU pageant, Shirley Trottier; includes information about her participation in the pageant, her husband, and her secretary job at a local hotel.

"State's Mates Scenery 'Outstanding'," ca. 1968

This was a letter to the editor submitted by the State's Mates board defending their organization and the Mrs. NCSU pageant.

"Tips For Happy 'Survival' in Raleigh," n. d.

This document offered tips about everyday needs to women who were new to the Raleigh area, including where to shop, points of interest, and where to go for health needs. It was compiled by the Graduate Dames, the women's organization for wives of…

Barbara Medders to Linda Sherrill, October 18, 1961

This letter from a former president to Linda Sherrill and State's Mates updated them on life after her husband's graduation.

Board Meeting Minutes, January 17, 1966

The board members discussed the sponsorship of the Good Wife Diploma Program after the student activities director suggested the idea to the State's Mates.