Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on July 23, 1963 · Page 15
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Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois · Page 15

Galesburg, Illinois
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Tuesday, July 23, 1963
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Operation of Fair Requires Cooperation of Committees fietaili in e&nrtecttoft with prtjpariflg for and optfatiftg a ebtinty hit iPfetjUif* the .work of several committees and 13 committees were named for the Kfio* County Pair, July 29-Aug. 3. Listed committees and their members included publicity, advef* Using and catalog Harry Young «f Galesburg, Wayne ttosene of Knoxville, Wendell L. Farrts and Leo Sullivan, both of Oalesburg; judging, premiums and awards- Roy Myers of Knoxville, Fred Clark of DeLong and Glen T. Moore of Oneida; entertainment —Oscar L. Olson of Oalesburg, Rosene, Harold L. Carlson of Knoxville and Farris; policing, traffic ~ Sheriff Max E, Jones of Galesburg, sheriff's deputies, Illinois State Police, and Carlson; concessions — Olson and Rosene; racing, speed — Henry J. Mott and Ray Swanson, both of Gales- THE FINEST IN ... BUILDING MATERIALS FOR FARM AND HOME FREE PLANS FOR FARM BUILDING AND FARM EQUIPMENT. H. L HANSEN LUMBER CO. Galesburg, Illinois Dial 342-5185 Gglesburg RegiMef-MajL Galesburg, III, Tuesday, July 23, 1963 .:. \% Fair Trophies Are on Display Trophies donated by Various,play in the windows of the 0. f. MIDWAY SCENE—Rides, shows and attractions, as pictured here will be presented on the midway at the, Knox County Fair, July 2d*Aug. 3, as the Blue Grass Shows make their first appearance at the fairgrounds in Knoxville. burg; admissions — Parris and Roger Olson of Galesburg. Also, exhibits — Moore, Clark and Myers; electricity, power — Don Shea of Henderson and Dan Sedwick of Galesburg, Route 1; budget, finance — Rosene, Olson and Robert Gordon of Victoria; auditing — Hilding Johnson of Galesburg, Ralph Stone of Knoxville, and Clark; bylaws and legal counsel — Robert McLaughlin of Galesburg; grounds — Myers, Rosene and Gordon. JOHN DEERE FARM MACHINERY AND PARTS - KENT FEEDS A SEEDS GRINDING - MIXING - SHELLING Fairview Farmers Elevator Co. Fairview, Illinois Phone 778*2216 -YOUR JOHN DEERE DEALER- Knox County business firms and organizations and which will be presented during the 105th annual Knox County Pair now are on dis- Johnson Store, it was announced by Wendell L. Farri.s fair secretary. The array of- trophies covers special recognition in «**M0[-.. : <premium awards, to top #fJ *Wft;?\ in both livestock and toiiitfftativ / ing departments of the fair*-, ,"• ; : READ THE CLASSIFIEDS! CORRUGATED CULVERT PIPE When buying culvert pipe It pays to buy the bett . . . and you con depend on Wheeling to give you year* and years of use. LARGE ASSORTMENT OF SIZES WE ALSO STOCK THE FOLLOWING PATROL AND TRUCK CHAINS • SIGN POST • METAL AREA WALLS TOW AND LOG CHAINS • WIRE ROPE • ROAD DRAGS • TORCHES • WHEELBARROWS • FINEST TOOLS COMPANY 1000 Monmouth Blvd. Galesburg, I mmmw&BBl AMERICAN LEGION GALESBURG COMMUNITY BAND APPEARING DAILY 105th ANNUAL KNOX COUNTY FAIR FREE "SKY DIVING" LIVE PARACHUTE DELAYED JUMPS From 7,500 to 10,000 Feet Every Afternoon and Evening BLUE GRASS SHOWS ON THE MIDWAY ALL WEEK KNOXVILLE, ILLINOIS - JULY 29-30-31, AUGUST 1-2-3 17 ACRES OF AUTO PARKING Operated by Knoxville American Legion $1.00 ADMISSION INCLUDES FREE BLEACHER AND GRANDSTAND SEATS EVERY AFTERNOON. 3000 FREE BLEACHER SEATS EVERY NIGHT. RESERVED GRANDSTAND SEATS AVAILABLE EVENINGS ONLY. CHILDREN 12 OR UNDER FREE. Monday, July 29 AFTERNOON 1 P.M. Judging of Live Barrow and Fat Steers Carcus Contest, Judging on Foot 6 HORSE RACES TROT: Non-winners of $6,000 2 Heats — Purse $500.00 Trophy by CROWN MOTORS, INC., Galesburg PACE: Non-winners of $6,000 2 Heats — Purse $500.00 Trophy by GALESBURG LINCOLN MERCURY CO., Galesburg TROT: Three Year Old (Northern III. Colt Assn.) 2 Heats — Purse $1,500 Trophy by O. T. JOHNSON CO., Galesburg Tuesday, July 30 MORNING and AFTERNOON ' Judging in All Departments AFTERNOON 6 HORSE RACES TROT: Non-winners of $2,500 2 Heats — Purse $500.00 Trophy by McCREERY MOTOR SALES . • Your Ford Dealer PACE: Non-winners of $1,000 2 Heats — Purse $500.00 Trophy by FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES No. 518, Galesburg TROT: Two Year Old (Northern 111. Colt Assn.) 2 Heats — Purse $1,500, Trophy by FIRST GALESBURG NATIONAL BANK & TRUST CO. MONDAY AND TUESDAY EVENINGS "Guys & Dolls" Broadway Musical Comedy With PETER PALMER and CATHY EMMA • Full Musical Score • Colorful Costuming • Beautiful Lighting Effects Track Chairs and Grandstand Reserved, Bleachers Free Wed., July 31 MORNING and AFTERNOON Judging in All Departments AFTERNOON 6 HORSE RACES PACE: Non-winners of $2,500 2 Heats'— Purse $500.00 Trophy by ARTHUR J. NYMAN SONS Galesburg TROT: Non-winners of $1,000 2 Heats — Purse $500.00 Trophy by FARMERS NATIONAL BANK Knoxville, 111. PACE: Two Year Old 2 Heats — Purse'$1,500 Trophy by BANK OF GALESBURG EVENING TRACTOR PULLING CONTEST 4 WEIGHT CLASSES TO PULL $660.00 TOTAL PREMIUMS OFFERED Always a popular show FREE BLEACHER SEATS Thursday, Aug. 1 AFTERNOON 6 HORSE RACES PACE: Free For All Pace ) 2 Heats — Purse $500.00 Trophy by GALESBURG SOFT WATER SERVICE TROT: Free For All Trot 2 Heats — Purse $500.00 Trophy by FARMERS & MECHANICS BANK Galesburg PACE: Three Year Old (Northern III. Colt Assn.) 2 Heats — Purse $1,500 Trophy by GALESBURG CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Friday, Aug. 2nd Afternoon 1:30 P.M. RUNNING RACES 5 Quarter Horse Races 2 Pony Races 1 Farmer Quarter Horse Race CONTEST RACES THURSDAY AND FRIDAY EVENINGS w \ AUTO RACING TIME TRIALS 7 P.M. 7-Big Events-7 EACH EVENING GRANDSTAND RESERVED — BLEACHERS FREE Saturday, Aug. 3rd Afternoon and Evening AUT SWENSON AUTO THRILLCADE FEATURING Famed TV and Movie Stuntmasters ALL SEATS FREE FOR AFTERNOON SHOW RESERVED GRANDSTAND and FREE Bleachers for Evening Shew SUPERCHARGED SUICIDE STUNTS by WORLD-FAMED lAREDEVtLS — THIS ADVERTISEMENT MADE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE GENEROSITY OF THE FOLLOWING MERCHANTS — GALESBURG Sr.ote Loon Company P & M Accessory Co,, Inc. Galesburg Order Buyers, Inc. Fidelity Federal Savings & Loan Assn. McGrew & McGrew Agency, Inc. Jack's Supply Store Hawthorne Drug Co. Consumers Groin & Supply Co. Intra State Telephone Co. Benner Food Stores Galesburg Builders Supply Co. Hi-Lo Groceteria Galesburg Chamber of Commerce Bank of Galesburg First Galesburg National Bank & Trust Co. Simpson-Powelson Lumber Co. Luke's Westinghouse Appliances The Continental Clothing Co. Arthur J. Nyman Sons Jewelers Illinois Camera Shop, Inc. Farmers and Mechanics Bank Galesburg Register-Mail Carson Pine Scott O. T. Johnson Co. Hawkinson Manufacturing Co, Ida Ann Shoppe Galesburg Glass Co. Sheohan's Virginia Eary, of Eary & Sullivan C & E Grocery Quint's Tire Service Kline's Department Store W. T. Grant Co. Knox Laundry Stern & Field WGIL Radio Gale Ward Athletic Goods KNOXVILLE Simpson-Powelson Lumber Co,, Knoxville Goff Standard Service Loe's Drug & Franklin Store Farmers National Bank of Knoxville Susie's Steak House

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