MISS AMERICA 1998 WINNER JOHNSON AND FIRST RUNNER UP BRADSHAW REACT.
Miss America 1999 Nicole Johnson (R) from Virginia reacts with first runner up Kelli Bradshaw (L) from North Carolina, after Johnson was named Miss America 1999 in Atlantic City, New Jersey on Sept. 21, 1998.Reuters
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Fifty-three young women from across the country will take the stage in Atlantic City Sunday night, vying for the 2015 Miss America crown. Here's a look back at some of the more flamboyant moments in the yearly beauty contest for scholarship money.

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