The Mr. Fire Island Contest 1970’s.

The Mr. Fire Island Body Beautiful Contest 1970's. On July 19, 1970 rather than the annual Miss Fire Island contest a Mr. Fire Island Body Beautiful contest was held. Sponsored by QQ magazine and Bud Parker (American director of the International Federation of Bodybuilders.) Over 900 people attended with 27...

Pines/ Cherry Grove People- Rose (Bob) Levine

  Pines/Cherry Grove People- Rose (Bob) Levine                       Arriving in Cherry Grove in 1955 Bob Levine found home. A home for not only himself, but for Rose Levine the drag alter ego he created. Cherry Grove became his stage at...

The Dolly Parton look-alike contest Cherry Grove 1978.

  The Dolly Parton look-alike contest Cherry Grove 1978.                             At the Cherry Grove Fair a Dolly Parton look-alike contest is held with all in the community taking part. Dolly Parton  is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist,...