Ju­nior Spring Queen crowned

Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition) - - GOODPOSTER -

EV­ERY year for the past 40 years, tal­ented fac­tory work­ers from the city’s cloth­ing in­dus­try have com­peted for the cov­eted ti­tle of Spring Queen.

This year’s spec­ta­cle, held last week­end at Athlone Sta­dium, also fea­tured the first Ju­nior Spring Queen event.

Ten girls, be­tween the ages of 13 to 16 took part. They were the chil­dren of fac­tory work­ers.

The crown went to Zoe Hen­dricks, cen­tre. First princess was Si­mone Wil­liams and sec­ond princess was Michelle Smith.

The pageant was or­gan­ised by the South­ern African Cloth­ing and Tex­tile Work­ers Union (Sactwu).

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