Georgia Magazine - October 2017 - 6
(800) 544-4362, in Georgia; (770) 270-6500
Guess where this is
and you could win a
$25 gift card!
In "Picture this?" the reader whose
photo of a Georgia place is published
wins a $25 Target gift card-as does
the person who correctly guesses what
the photo is and where it was taken. The
winner's name (drawn at random from
correct guesses) and the answer will appear in a future issue. The winning photo
selected by our staff will be published in
exchange for the gift card; Georgia EMC
claims no right in and will ultimately destroy or delete all photos that are not
If you're ready to guess or have taken a photo for us to consider, email picturethis@georgiaemc.
com or mail to "Picture this?," P.O. Box 1707, Tucker, GA 30085. Submissions should be 300-dpi photos
of locations that are accessible to the public and easy to identify. Please send photos and guesses
Guesses for the October contest must be received by Oct. 23, 2017. With all correspondence,
please include your name, mailing address and phone
Our winners from August 2017 are Cynthia Bishop,
of Stuart, Fla., who took the photo, and C.L. Goodman, of
Twin City, who correctly guessed that it is a park restroom
building, decorated with blueberries, in Alma, home of
the Georgia Blueberry Festival and center of the state's
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EDITOR Laurel George
MANAGING EDITOR Jennifer Hewett, CCC
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR Gayle Hartman
ASSOCIATE EDITOR Kevin Braun, CCC
ASSOCIATE EDITOR Amy Schneider
ASSOCIATE EDITOR Jim Jess
EDITORIAL INTERN Chelse Brown
Gale Cutler, Victoria
Scharf DeCastro, Jane F. Garvey, Laurel
George, Jennifer J. Hewett, Derrill Holly,
Jim Jess, Pamela A. Keene, Alline Kent, Ana
Raquel Morales, Lauren Price, Jenny Robbins
CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHERS Brian Benefield,
Matt Boyd, Elizabeth Cowart, Tad Denson,
Bill Durden, Frank Fortune, Jane F. Garvey,
Jennifer J. Hewett, Louis J. Lamone, David
Maddrick, Beth McMillan, Brett Reece,
Michelle Simmons, Jay Sinclair, Mark
Thompson, Sean Turi, Dylan Wilson,
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2017 ADVISORY BOARD
GEORGIA EMC OFFICERS:
CHAIRMAN Phil Ham, Central Georgia EMC
VICE CHAIRMAN Amy Orr, Oconee EMC
SECRETARY-TREASURER Randy Crenshaw, Irwin
EMC and Middle Georgia EMC
PRESIDENT/CEO, GEMC Dennis Chastain
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