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Greensburg girl earns PA Farm Show fashion honors

Jeff Himler
| Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, 10:00 p.m.
Autumn Zundel of New Alexandria (second from left) poses with her Reserve Grand Champion market hog Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg. Others appearing in the photo include state Deputy Agriculture Secretary Greg Hostetter (left), judge Colby Ferguson (third from left) and Zundel family OVERSET FOLLOWS:members.
Autumn Zundel of New Alexandria (second from left) poses with her Reserve Grand Champion market hog Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg. Others appearing in the photo include state Deputy Agriculture Secretary Greg Hostetter (left), judge Colby Ferguson (third from left) and Zundel family OVERSET FOLLOWS:members.
Emily Jumper, left, of Greensburg, won Best of Show in the 4-H fashion competition on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at the Pennsvylania Farm Show in Harrisburg. Other finalists, from left, were Autumn Martin of Lebanon, Kaitlyn DeLeo of Souderton, Kennedi Cavalier of Kutztown and Olivia Thorpe of Jonestown.
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Emily Jumper, left, of Greensburg, won Best of Show in the 4-H fashion competition on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at the Pennsvylania Farm Show in Harrisburg. Other finalists, from left, were Autumn Martin of Lebanon, Kaitlyn DeLeo of Souderton, Kennedi Cavalier of Kutztown and Olivia Thorpe of Jonestown.

Emily Jumper, 17, of Greensburg took Best in Show honors Saturday in the 4-H Fashion with a Flair competition at the 103rd Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg.

Jumper topped the field wearing her pink formal-wear dress with a wrap and trumpet skirt she made from a matching rainbow-patterned fabric. She wore the outfit to two proms and created a matching tie for her date.

She advanced to the final round with a first-place finish in the senior party/formal- wear category.

John Clark Bruner of Blairsville took second place in the 4-H intermediate category with a colonial re-enactor’s outfit he intends to wear for events at Fort Ligonier in Ligonier, a reconstruction of a frontier outpost used by British troops during the French and Indian War.

Elizabeth Bruner of Blairsville took second place in the senior category for one- or two-piece outfits.

Livestock garner ribbons

Area residents who took ribbons with their livestock entries Saturday and Sunday at the farm show include:

• Alli Jobe of Greensburg, Champion Yorkshire, market hog show;

• Erin Long of New Alexandria, Champion Maintainer, market steer show;

• Max McCann of Export, Reserve Champion Southdown, market lamb show;

• Amy Pecora of Harrison City, Division III Champion, swine showmanship;

• Aaron Zundel of New Alexandria, Reserve Champion Light Heavyweight, market hog show; Division IV Reserve Champion, swine showmanship;

• Autumn Zundel of New Alexandria, Reserve Grand Champion and Reserve Champion Crossbred, market hog show; Division III Reserve Champion, swine showmanship.

The farm show continues through Saturday. Admission is free, and parking is $15. For details, visit farmshow.pa.gov .

Jeff Himler is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Jeff at 724-836-6622, jhimler@tribweb.com or via Twitter @jhimler_news.

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