From the Pasadena Star-News, January 2, 2008
Rose Queen Dusty Gibbs and her princesses weren't the only pageant royalty on the parade route. A contingent of past and present Ms. Wheelchair Americas and Californias got plenty of attention from some in the crowd as they blew kisses to the Royal Court.
"Little girls come up and want to take a picture with me - and touch the tiara," Kristen McCosh, Ms. Wheelchair America, said laughing.