Seventeen year old Susan Deen was crowned in Hastings the 1962 Potato Queen by, then, Agricultural Commissioner Doyle Conner. The Deen family is a vast one in Florida spreading far beyond the potato fields in Hastings in western St. Johns County.

This photo is from ‘Florida Portrait: A Pictorial History of Florida’ by Jerrell Shofner.
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