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Benefit being held for new Memphis Veteran Center

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A pageant queen is using her crown, to make a difference for veterans in the Mid-South.

Miss Memphis Christine Williamson is part of a benefit to restore Ashlar Hall, Prince Mongo's former Midtown home.

It will soon be used as a veterans service center.

Ben Wolfe is organizing the event July 12 from noon until 4 p.m. at 1397 Central Avenue.

Call 901-591-5840.