The couple is originally from Germany and when they moved to Ontario, Canada, they saw a market for a year-round naturist club in their area. Nudist Pageants and Beauty Contests The Steins always had a goal of targeting the general public and bringing new people from the mainstream into naturism. So after some time, the Steins let go of Ponderosa and went on to open a new nudist resort of their own: Four Seasons Nature Park.
This event was designed to bring business to the Boardwalk: Three hundred and fifty men pushed the chairs. However, the main attractions were the young 'maidens' who sat in the rolling chairs, headed by a Miss Ernestine Cremona, who was dressed in a flowing white robe and represented 'Peace. Thus, "newspapers as far west as Pittsburgh and as far south as Washington, D. The winners would participate in the Atlantic City contest. If the local newspaper would pay for the winner's wardrobe, the Atlantic City Businessmen's League would pay for the contestant's travel to compete in the Inter-City Beauty Contest.
Vanderberg, who eventually withdrew from the competition, said the sponsor started harassing her on her second day in the country. She said the sponsor got her mobile number without her consent and kept calling her to ask for her hotel and room number. But it didn't stop there. The candidate said the unnamed sponsor offered her competition mileage if she grants him sexual favors.