Hey mister, your slip is showing
What in the world would possess a radio professional, an economic developer, or *gasp* our fair city's own mayor to rifle through their wives' makeup, don ill-fitting women's clothes and adopt alter ego nicknames like "Tess Tosterone" or "Anne Drogenous"?
A good cause, that's what.
Six Wadena area leaders will go feminine for one night only at the Miss Tootsie show on Friday, Jan. 8 at Memorial Auditorium. The show is a fundraiser for the Miss Wadena Scholarship pageant, and the brain child of Bonnie Kingsley, one of that pageant's organizers.
The lineup of "pretty" ladies includes:
Corey Tabbert as "Ima Vailable"
Dean Uselman as "Patti O' Furniture"
John Longie as "Holly Lewya"
Brian Murdoch as "Anne Drogenous"
Wayne Wolden as "Ivana B. D'Mare"
John Gravelle as "Tess Tosterone"
We'd tell you more about each performer, but in this case, that saying about a picture being worth a thousand words is easily true, so here are their photos in full gear.
Tickets can be purchased at First National Bank in Wadena and at Mid-Central Federal Savings. All proceeds will benefit the Miss Wadena Scholarship program.