Photo of the Day

December 12, 2018

Queen of the Fair

Manerva Davis, an 82-year-old resident of Jackson, Mississippi, poses at the Mississippi State Fair. During the popular annual event—which typically lasts twelve days in the state capital—attendees enjoy carnival rides, games, and food. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by M. Thortis, National Geographic Your Shot

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