1999 Mount Rushmore
International Writing Contest
Washington, Jefferson, Roosevelt and Lincoln:
Presidents with Visions for America

If they could speak today,
what might they say?

Spring 1999 Contest Winners
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$200 U. S. Savings Bond Winners
K-12: Thomas Xavier Polanski, La Grange, IL
College: Jeffrey Allan O'Hearn, St. Louis, MO
Adult Poetry: Stephen N. Schilt, Tacoma, WA
Adult Prose: Anita Schoniger, Keystone, SD
Adult Prose: Gloria M. Pelcher, Garland, TX
Adult Rhythmic Prose: Mary K. Reeve, Piedmont, SD

$100 U. S. Savings Bond Winners
Family: Ruskovich Family, Blanchard, ID
2nd Grade: Noelle Schoniger, Keystone, SD
6th Grade: Shannon M. Foster, Natchitoches, LA
7th Grade Poetry: Kyle Hughes, Charwood, Lake Forest, CA
Adult Poetry: Laura Hovey Neubert, Rapid City, SD
Adult Poetry: Janet Carter, Rapid City, SD

$50 U. S. Savings Bond Winners
Kindergarten: Caroline Van Vleck, Hilton, NY
1st Grade: Ethan Wayman, New Martinsville, WV
3rd Grade: Becca Allerman, Keokuk, IA
4th Grade: Casey O'Malley, St. Paul, MN
5th Grade: Maren Elizabeth Stjernholm, Sioux Falls, SD
7th Grade Prose: Dominick Tao, Lakeland, FL
8th Grade Prose: Megan Kathleen Callahan, La Grange, IL
8th Grade Poetry: Anne Meyer, La Grange, IL
8th Grade Poetry: Margaret Catherine Schultz, La Grange, IL
9th Grade Humor: Carolyn Pearson, Lawrenceville, NJ
11th Grade: Parham Gerami, Winston-Salem, NC
12th Grade: Nathan Conant, Newberg, OR
Adult Prose: Dennis McAndrew, Collingwood, Ontario, Canada
Adult Prose: Susan Morrison, Collingwood, Ontario, Canada

Honorable Mentions: All Other Finalists
(Additional Details to Follow)