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By Tracie Mitchell
Staff Writer 

Christie St Clair awarded the Quealy award

 

May 19, 2018

Christie St Clair

WORLAND – Christie St Clair, member of the Town and County Homemakers Club is the 2018 recipient of the Quealy award, an award unique to Wyoming. A Washakie County homemaker only receives the award every four years.

According to the Quealy award history, the Quealy award was first given in 1946 thanks to Susan J. Quealy, who spoke in 1944 to a camp for farm women about the work women do and how little credit and recognition they receive for that work. Prompted by the speech, Verna Hitchcock, former state program leader of home economics; Evangeline Smith, former foods and nutrition specia...



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