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Plenty of demonstrators from the Nobles County Fair were headed to the State Fair in 1960. I want their glasses, or similar ones. Very much.
Diane Stegemann shows her grand champion Holstein yearling at the Rock County Fair in 1960.
Top poultry of the Rock County Fair in 1960 were from Hills.
The Rock County Fair was slated to begin soon in early August 1960.
This 1935 editorial snippet from the Nobles County Times praised Jackson for being awesome. Which it still is. Next post at 11 a.m.
In these photos from 1984, kids hit the rides at the Lyon County Fair. I’m not a big fan of Ferris Wheels, but they look like they’re having a great time! Any of these kids still around?
Lieutenant W.W. Brammer joined the American forces in Normandy after seeing off paratroopers on D-Day, in 1944. Brammer longed for steak and dodging into foxholes was the main effect of the Nazi "robombs." Next post at noon.
Ann Jean Smits, 8, met two ponies that were to be given away as gate prizes (like door prizes?) at the Nobles County Fair, along with a motor scooter, in 1959. Pretty impressive! I wonder what town people did if … Continue reading