Entries for the 2015 Pana Labor Day Parade Committee’s annual “Cutest Baby Contest” are still being accepted. Photos will be accepted on a first-come, first served basis at the Pana News-Palladium office, 205 S. Locust St. through 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 31. Photos of the contestants will appear in the Monday, Aug. 10, issue of the PN-P.
To be eligible, a child must be newborn through two years of age, not turning three before Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7, 2015. They must reside within a 10-mile radius of Pana.
A photo of the child must be submitted. On the back of the photo should be the child’s name, date of birth, age, parent’s names and address and daytime telephone number. No mail, telephone or e-mail entries accepted. Only one child per family. No twins, triples, etc. may be submitted as an entry.
Only wallet-sized photos will be accepted (2 1/2 inches wide by 3 1/2 inches tall). No Polarid®-type photos or computer generated pictures will be accepted. Digital photos on CD’s are acceptable, if they are in the .jpg format.
Color photos should have a light background for best newspaper reproduction. The newspaper will not take photos of the contestant, nor take any responsibility for reproduction in the newspaper.
The contest is one of the largest fund-raisers for the Labor Day Parade which is Monday, Sept. 7, at 10:00 a.m.