I was bored, and happened to wiki Emily Banks, and that led to the fact that she was a former Miss Rheingold - which probably means nothing to anyone here, but here is a link to a nice page about it: http://missrheingold.com/
- that picture is from a documentary that is being done about the contest.
It really was quite the big deal in its day - winning that made for a solid years worth of a steady, high profile modeling gig, not to mention getting your name out there. Quite a few Miss Rheingolds had very successful modeling careers for years, and some ended up in Hollywood.
In fact, Trek was graced by TWO Miss Rheingolds during its run - not only Ms Banks, but also Celeste Yarnall, The Apple
's Yeoman Landon!