|Alma mater||Manhattan School of Music.|
|Title||Miss America 1948|
|Predecessor||Barbara Jo Walker|
|Spouse(s)||Bayard D. Waring|
She used her pageant scholarship to attend the Manhattan School of Music. She specialized in the vibraharp, and graduated with a degree in percussion in 1952. She sang with Share the Music and the Cape Ann Symphony Chorus.
Shopp was active in community affairs, and headed the board of directors for Gloucester Stage Company.
References[change | change source]
- AP (1949-09-01). "Bebe Back from Europe, Saw Beauties-All Over". The Miami News.
- Hendrickson, Dyke. "Bruins Prove to Quick for Thatcher Island Fans." June 18, 2011. Gloucester Times. Retrieved July 5, 2011: http://www.gloucestertimes.com/local/x1625120545/Bruins-prove-too-quick--Thacher-Island-fans