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Miss America Contestants Arrive in AC

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Excitement was in the air on the boardwalk in Atlantic City, as the Miss America contestants were welcomed back for the first time in 7 years.  During the arrival ceremony, attendees got the chance to see all 53 contestants in person for the first time.

Miss New Jersey was greeted with loud cheers from fans having “home-field” advantage this year with the pageants return to the Garden State.  This year she is contestant number one which places her first in the interview competition.

During the introduction ceremony, Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno addressed the crowd, and stressed the importance of Miss America’s return to Atlantic City, especially after the devastation of Hurricane Sandy.

Super-Fan and pageant expert Chris Saltalamacchio, has promised to supply all the inside scoop to fans who want to learn more about this year’s Miss America Pageant, you can follow him on Twitter @PageantChris.

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