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This month lovely, vivacious 20-year old Phyllis Hahn, left on a 4 000 Pound round the world tour as the unofficial ambassadress of Australian youth. Yet it is only ten years since Phyllis, a bewildered schoolgirl from Vienna, arrived in Australia to start a new life in a strange land. Her opportunity came this year when the Melbourne morning newspaper, "Sun News-Pictorial" with a circulation of over half-a-million daily, conducted a "Girl of the year" competition. Phyllis was chosen from 500 other Australian girls as the "Girl of the Year" for her typically Australian outlook, combined with her poise and personality, Phyllis was judged the ideal girl to represent the state of Victoria on a world tour

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A12111, 1/1956/13/23
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