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the replies Fair Parade On Threats Of at For two years now, rain has threatened t h e annual Tri- Rivers Fair and Rodeo parade, and two years' experience seems to have produced only this conclusion: The threat of rain only makes the Tri-Rivers Parade grow. It doesn't end the parade and it doesn't make the crowds go away. Monday evening Salina and area onlookers lined Santa Fe avenue four to six deep to watch a 4o-minute parade which had more than 40 basic units. "It "Biggest" was the biggest ever, er dollars, donated by the hambcr of Commerce and warded by the Jaycees. Has Best Bike Karen McDonald, 132 E. eapolis, rode the best-decorated bicycle. Runnersup were andra Brown, 626 E. Prescott, and Eddie Harlow, New Cam- ria. Mike Miller, 1105 N. 8th, )rought the best pet. Jane Saterlee, Assaria, won $2 for nd and Cherlye Wilsie, 236 S. Phillips, won $1 for third. Longford saddle club won prize of $50, and Minneapolis saddle club won the second students, Friday, is said W. W. Storey sr., parade chairman, as he announcec these winning entries: Brookville 4H club had the best float. It won $40 with a modern space parody, "Take Me to Your Leader, Your 4H Leader". Willing Workers placed sec ond, winning $30 with a big smoke-breathing dinosaur. Kipp was third, $20 and Mustard Seeds fourth, $10. Chris Lindsay, 945 S. llth won in the kiddies' costume fli vision for children less than 1 years old. David Wilsie, 236 5 Phillips was second and Susa Brown, 626 E. Prescott, was third. Prizes in all the children's ri visions are $3, $2 and $1 in si $30. Lightning awed the parade crowd minutes before the parade began at 5 pm Monday. The eastern sky put on a gigantic display. The rain downtown never became more than a good, d only a few drops fell the parade. The same thing happened year. Pigs In Parade For the first time there a float for pigs in the pickup carried a penful advertising the pig - sacking whose last night is Tuesday before the rodeo at Kenwood grandstand. Three bands marched: the Salina Municipal band, the

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  1. The Salina Journal,
  2. 31 Aug 1965, Tue,
  3. Page 8

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    Cheryl Wilsie is a winner.

    bwilsie15 Sep 2013

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