1955 Jun 24 Robert Korneisel Concession chairman Hobo Heaquarters
jor "Hairbreadth Harry" or "The ; Prophet." B*tty to Rtturn But "Box Car Betty," of Baltimore Baltimore will return to defend her title. The cigar-smoking Betty, one of the most talkative of hoboes, hoboes, was elected with little opposition opposition last year to reign with Scoop Shovel. Folks here are already hard at work laying the groundwork for Hobo Day. There are a thousand details—the election, the free feed at noon, the carnival, the parade, which this year is expected to be the largest on record—well over 100 units. i^"** General Chairman is Kenneth Boughton. Earl Miller is band chairman. Concession chairmen are. V. A. Kreitinger and Robert Korneisel. When Aug. 23 rolls around a huge banner will proclaim some store building as Hobo Headquarters. Headquarters. However, there will be no Bailey- of-Britt, nationally-known wit, to raise a rival sigrj, as he did that first Hobo Day in 1900. It read: "Hobo Hintfttttarters." f WILL DEFEND HER TITLE—Box Car Betty, 1954 Hobo Day Queen, expects to be back in Britt this August to defend defend her title. Her Royal Highness makes her winter home in Baltimore. The cigar is her constant companion.