After the bathing suit event, the girls will return to the state dressed in evening gowns. The judges will there announce the top five candidates.
They will be called upon to answer one question each.
Following this, four runners up and “Miss Oneonta 1963” will be formally announced.
Judges include Mrs. Norma Havens, “Miss Maine 1957”; Mrs. Cathleen Sisson, a former Miss Oneonta Pageant judge; Mayor Albert “Sam” Nader; Douglas McKenzie, president of the Stamford Chamber of Commerce; and Richard Ellegate, external vice president, Oneonta Jaycees.