The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 16, 1960 · Page 16
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 16

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Tuesday, August 16, 1960
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.•.,,-• ••. -• --.--.; ,•. -.v /. .-• -,. .-.. •.,-.\- •,- -;- ---'-'' S7;SriW«j»H* < i^&^ l* : .?'- ' •-*'.:••• .. : W' O8SUTH LL: THRILLS v GRANDSTAN Grand Ole Opry Stage Show ". - * t < • . Appears 2 Evenings EXHIBITS •'.—••• TUESDAY —- s BASEBALL" GAME * .' GRAND OLE OPRY STAGE SHOW — WiDNES D Ap— BIG CAR RACES HOME TALENT SHOW — THURSDAY — : BASEBALL GAME GRAND OLE OPRY STAGE SHOW — FRIDAY — STOCK CAR RACES NEWBERRY TOURNAMENT OF THRILLS 4-H Club Activities Commercial Exhibits Livestock Exhibits Crop Exhibits Exhibits Pictured above is the cast of the Grand Ola Opry Show from Nashville, Tsnn., which has been booked for two night performances at the Kossuih Coun y Fair.. Tha show will appear the evenings of Tuesday, Aug. 16, and Thursday, Aug. 18. In the center of the above group is Kitty Wells, widely known for her part in the famous Nashville "Grand Ole Opry" p'rogram. Directly behind her are Johnny and Jack, from the same program. All of t hose pictured have parts in the performances. NATIONAL SPEEDWAY BIG CAR RACES Twenty leading International Motpr Contest Association big car drivers will drive Indianapolis-type autos in The Kossuth County Fair big car races Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 19 on the fairgrounds race track. Time trials for the afternoon of racing thrills is set for 1 p.m. followed by five 7-lap heals and a 20-lap feature race. SPEEDWAY TYPE I,. . /,CARS •/*' AM6WCAS CREATES! STOCK CAR RACES Drivers and Cars from Iowa and Minnesota in Open Competition Stock Class. Shagg Nasty, The Clown, qnd His Mule Will Be There To Entertain Young and Old. Friday, August 19, GATES OPEN EACH DAY AT 1 A. M. GATE ADMISSION - 50c GRANDSTAND ADMISSION -,Hc DON'T MISS THE 1960 KOSSUTH COUNTY FAIB NEWBERRY TOURNAMENT OF THRILLS Thrills, spills, chills and skills will mark the annual Tournament of Thrills a.t the Kossuth County Fair Friday evening. Included in / the list of performers are some of the best drivers, movie stuntmen and speedway pilots, who will stage their two-hour show, keeping the audiences rocking and the cars rolling in a new version of "Bpck & Roll," \ Crashing a speeding stock sedan into parked automobiles is only one of a score or more daredevil stunts on the thrill day card at this year's fair.

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