Issaquah’s Labor Day Queen was chosen from among contestants sponsored by local organizations like the Issaquah Kiwanis Club, Issaquah Lions Club, Albert Lawson Post of the VFW, Hobart Saddle Club, Issaquah Valley grange, and Eagles Club. Contestants for 1956 included Lois Nissley, Jackie Deering, Myrna Treharne, Barbara Johnson, Patricia Yourglich, and Ronaele Hellum. Lois Nissley was chosen as Queen.

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