Linda Meets The Monkees

16’s “Meet Davy & The Monkees Contest Winner”

POW! Here it is—the story and pictures of 16’s Meet The Monkees Contest! The winner was 15-year-old Linda Thompson of Houston, Texas. Lovely Linda’s dream came true—and she wants to share her exciting day in Monkee-land with all the 16-ers who entered this greatest-ever contest! So come along with Linda to Hollywood, and remember: this time “lucky” Linda won—next time, it could very well be YOU!

  • Linda Thompson
  • Mike Nesmith, Peter Tork, Davy Jones, Micky Dolenz
    Info First stop is “on location” on a set where the Monkees are at work filming their first motion picture. But they are not too busy to greet their “Sweetheart For The Day.”
  • Linda Thompson, Davy Jones
    Info You can bet this pic of Linda with Davy—has a special place in the huge personal photo album of her fab day she received from 16 as a keepsake of her trip!
  • Linda Thompson, Peter Tork
    Info When the Monkees broke for lunch, Linda and her mom (who accompanied her on the trip) got right in line with them in the studio cafeteria! Here Linda chats with Peter.
  • Linda Thompson, Micky Dolenz
    Info Marvelous Micky gave our girl something special to remember him by—a flower. But she’ll never forget his twinkling eyes and warm smile!
  • Linda Thompson
    Info Part of Linda’s prize was a $100 shopping spree. The main thing that she wanted was a tape recorder. Here she is purchasing it at Schaeffer’s in Hollywood. She spent the rest of the money on souvenirs for the folks back home.
  • Linda Thompson’s mom, Chris Crosby, Linda Thompson
    Info As a soopa-special 16 surprise, our very own Editor-in-Chief, Gloria Stavers, arranged a dinner date for Linda with Chris Crosby. (That’s Linda’s mom on the left).
  • Chris Crosby, Linda Thompson
    Info Captivating Chris and lovely Linda share their favorite magazine—16. Chris took Linda to an exclusive French restaurant in Hollywood—and a great time was had by all!

Magazine: 16
Editor: Gloria Stavers
Volume: 10
Issue: 3
Publisher: 16 Magazine, Inc.
Page: 44