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Beautiful Presque Isle Park

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Day
18
Month
May
Year
1888
Copyright
Public Domain
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The grand opening of the season at Presque Isle Park, the beautiful summer resort on .Lake Erie, six miles below Toledo, will take place on Saturday and Sunday, June 9 and 10. The park has undergone many improvements since last season, which will add to the pleasure and comfort of its patrons. There has been an entire change in the management of Presque Isle Park this vear, and a new policy will govern all the details in connection with this beautiful resort. The opening attraction will be Gilmore's Band, which will be heard in amighty musical jubilee. Gilmore's Uand comprises65musicians, besides 13 matchless soloists, and is the greatest aggregation of musical talent on earth. Gilmore will give f our performances in all, Saturday and Sunday afternoons and evenings. There will be a grand chorus of 150 voices, supplemented by the anvil brigade and a battery of six pieces of artillery. It will be oneof the grandest jubilees ever heard in America. Arrangements are now in progress wherby a grand excursión will run over the Ann Arbor road on one of these dates. Following the band the McCollin Opera Company will begin a three weeks engagement, to be followed by other standard attractions in the way of minstrelsy, light opera, burlesque and the spectacular drama.

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Ann Arbor Argus
Old News