Miss Correct Posture
Written by Editor   
Thursday, September 18, 2014 04:59 PM

In the 50s and 60s, American chiropractors held a series of rather unusual beauty pageants where contestants were judged and winners picked not only by their apparent beauty and poise, but also their standing posture.  Why not contests for men? Actually, there were some but they weren’t as popular and didn’t last very long.

Like many things that were hot back in the early 20th century (like flagpole sitting, goldfish swa

llowing and phone booth stuffing), the popularity of the chiropractic beauty pageant waned. The last big contest was held in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in 1969