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Miss New York State Hope Mary Jo Newland, left, joined Schenectady County Miss Hope Mary Jane Wallett to help fight cancer during the American Cancer Society's swim-athon at the Mohawk Golf Club in late July 1973. Swimmers in the back row, from left, are Toni Cioffi, Karen Cooney, Ginny Ward, Kathy Cooney and Ann Savarese. All five women completed 200 lengths in less than two hours.

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