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mlps - -8 Minneapolis, the banner automobile city of...
-8 Minneapolis, the banner automobile city of America, will entertain the automobilists automobilists of the northwest tonight, |and the guests will witness the largest parade ever attempted in the country. Fully six hundred cars will be in line. The parade will start promptly at 7 o'clock and will not take longer than one hour and a half. In the line will be every make of car in the city. From St. Paul will couie 150 cars, and there will be half that many cars from Minnesota Minnesota and the Dakotas. It is confidently expected that 150,- 000 persons will watch the parade. Every effort will be made by the Eetail Eetail Dealers' association to consider their wants and to make the parade an imposing spectacle. In the lead will be Governor John A. Johnson and I Mayor D. P. Jones. They will ride in an electric victoria. Then will come a .squad of Minneapolis police in motor i runabouts. The next attraction will be the big Pillsbury electric van, which will carry the Journal Newsboys', band, 'who will play the latest automobile airs. Six of the largest touring cars will car|ry car|ry the city and state officials. Next iin line will come the electrics, followed bv the gasolene and steamer cars. At Fifth street and Nicollet the FiTSt Eegiment Eegiment band will play from 6:30 until the parade disbands. J. S. Spargo, chairman of the parade committee, has arranged a plan whereby the cars will fall into the parade without without a hitch. They will be lined up under under their respective marshals on the side streets off Park avenue, and as soon as the parade starts, will fall in in order. The following arrangement has been made": Pierce. ColumbiaTwenty-eighth Stearns, of of

Clipped from The Minneapolis Journal01 Jun 1905, ThuPage 9

The Minneapolis Journal (Minneapolis, Minnesota)01 Jun 1905, ThuPage 9
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