Mary Patrick and Weezie Gibson practice their waves in the Big Star parking lot, as the incognito beauty queens on the "Unknown Float" in the 1983 Beaufort Water Festival Grand Parade.
Mary Patrick and Weezie Gibson practice their waves in the Big Star parking lot, as the incognito beauty queens on the "Unknown Float" in the 1983 Beaufort Water Festival Grand Parade. Submitted photo
Mary Patrick and Weezie Gibson practice their waves in the Big Star parking lot, as the incognito beauty queens on the "Unknown Float" in the 1983 Beaufort Water Festival Grand Parade. Submitted photo

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