Coldwater, June 16. - There was a large attendance at the Branch county soldiers' and sailors' picnic held on the fair grounds here, it being estimated that 1,500 people were present. Nearly eveiy business place and a great many private residences were decorated with flags and bunting, while the air was filled with music by two bands. Eloquent talks were made by J. C. Burrows, Rev. Washington Gardner and Adjt. Gen. Phelps.