Queen: Annette Vanek, Nebraska
1st Runner Up: Kelly Rubes (Zrubek), Texas
2nd Runner Up: Luanne Baxa, Kansas
Reba Perrin, Oklahoma
Annette Vanek, Nebraska Czech Queen, of Malmo, Nebraska
was crowned the 1987-88 Miss Czech USA Queen. Annette attends the University of Nebraska in Lincoln. She is studying vocal
and instrumental music and her goals are to teach vocal or instrumental music. She is the daughter of Edward and Rose Vanek.
With the title Annette received a $400 US Savings Bond, crown, trophy and flowers. Kelly Ann Rubec of Austin, TX was crowned
1st Runner Up and received a $200 US Savings Bond and trophy.
The first pageant was modest but a wonderful begging. The
pageant was held on a mobile stage on the east side of teh Wilber Courthouse. The pageant was held in one night, Sunday. Award
expenses came from John Fiala, Doris Ourecky, Annie Salda, Lisa Karpisek, and Laverne Vavak