Miss Torchy Winner

Miss Torchy Winner; Miss Simms, the "Miss Torchy" winner for 1965 United Foundation Torch Drive, at her desk. The United Fund Campaign torch cut out can be seen on two tape towers behind her.

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Miss Torchy Winner

Shirletta Sims, the 1965 United Foundation campaign’s “Miss Torchy.” The United Foundation was an umbrella organization for charities in Detroit, which ran an annual fund drive. Burroughs Corporation, a technology hardware company, was an active participant and donor in the charitable drive.

Burroughs Corporation records, Charles Babbage Institute Archives

University of Minnesota Libraries

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Miss Torchy Winner