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County Fair Association

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Parent Issue
Day
8
Month
January
Year
1897
Copyright
Public Domain
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The board of managers of the Washteuaw County Agrioultural and Horticultura 1 sooiety met in the couucil ohamber at tbe court honse yesterday and trausacted considerable important business. The dates for the next fair to be held iu Ann Arbor, were flxed for' Sept. 28, 29, 30 and Oot. 1. Harris Ball aud Sid W. Millard were elected to the board, vioe E. P. Mills and W. G. SteveDS, resigued. F. E. Mills was made gpneral superintendent aud Harris Ball marshal. The followiug snperintendents of departuients were appoiuted: Cattle, John Sperry; draft horses, JohuKeppler; earriage horses, Goo. W. Phelps; sheep, N. C. Carpenter; swiue, H. P. Finley; ponltry, W. S. Carpenter; flowers, Mrs. J. M. Braou; fine arts, Mrs. J. Willard Babbitt; farm and garden produce, J. M. Braun ; fruit, Win. Lay; mechanioal works. W. E. Aprill ; miscellaueous, üeo. E. Sperry; merehauts' display, S. W. Millard. The various cominittees were appoiuted as follows: Business - P. Tuomey, VV. E. Boyden, S. W. Millard. Premium List - Benj. D. Kelly, G. W. Phelps, Juo. Keppler, H. P. Fiuley, A. .T. Sawyer, J. F. Avery, D. P. McLachlíin, W. E. Boyden. By-Laws and Eules - Wm. Campbell, R. C. McAilaster, Geo. Sperry, Harris Ball, F. B. Braun. Printiug- F. H. Belser, O. M. Martin. Auditing- Wm. Campbell, A. J. Sawyer, J. F. Avery. Pedigree - H. P. Finley, F. B. Braun, G. W. Phelps, J. F. Spafard. Transportation - F. E. Mills. The commictee to settle with old offlcers was given further time. The president, recording secretary aDd treasurer were appoiuted a committee on guarantee fund. The board thon adjuurned to meet Jan. 30.

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Ann Arbor Argus
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