Boy Named "Prince of Freckles" at Fair

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the down occasionally to an action because was Sept · | Prince of Freckles '--muio oy Ulley. ,' RAY WINCHESTER Eleven years old on Aug, 11, 1929, honor student at Fort. Lupton public schools, retiring by nature, healthy, red-haired, freckled and tho son ot Mr, and Mrs. B. O. Winchester of Lupton--that was Ray Winchester when 'lie arrived in Greeley Wednesday a{t6rnoon, Sept. 11, to attend tho Weld county Junior fair? .·Ray did not enter .any Qf tho sports events that afternoon but when a special contest for the most freckled boy or girl in Weld county was announced, Ray was in the front row. The contest had been made to order ,for him, for with his several thousand .freckles, set off to advantage by red liair and a green cap, judges selected lilin as Wel'd county's "Prince o£ Freckles" In short order. '-! Hay .flays there is one thing which. keep · from entering 'the of He of to than grain September nation-wide average fair do so If his younger' brother, Billy Glen, three, develops many more freckles, for Billy Glen, is already a contest at. tho Weld Junior It will be useless, to, * _ · .. .,. a i ,,-.... ,1X ,,,,;!.,, nn t- How Ray and Billy came' by their ecklos Is no secret. Mrs. Winches- freckles Is no sec: ter had a few herself when she in her "teens." Ray Winchester Is now In the sixth grade at tho Fort Lupton schools. Last year he never missed being on the honor roll for scholarship and not absent nor tardy during the entire school term.

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  1. Greeley Daily Tribune,
  2. 30 Sep 1929, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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