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All-American Girl Nabs SI Swimsuit Cover

Florida-native Carolyn Murphy will be the first American to grace the cover of Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue in six years, the magazine has announced.

The 31-year-old high fashion model from Panama City, Fla., whose cover shot hits newsstands Tuesday, is best known for taking over for British beauty Elizabeth Hurley as the face of Est e Lauder in 2001.