Black and white photograph of Virginia Gates. The 48th "Miss Southern", a native of Pensacola, Florida. Miss Gates a member of the Beta Psi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority; Young Democrats of Southern University; Association of Computer Science. Her past summers have included work with the Summer Program for Economically Deprived Youth (SPEDY), and work with other community action groups, along with attdance at the Ebony Tennis Classic in Houston, Texas held in honor of Ambassador Andrew Young. She reigned as Miss Southern from 1978-1979.
Southern University and A&M College
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