Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - June 29, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
pA Swingin ’ Fair Opens
Opening day at the 1974 All-Iowa fair saw the midway in full swills Friday. Thrilling to one of the giant rides were, from left. Stacy Severa. 2111 Fifth avenue SE; Pam Duster, TIM Grant Wood
drive SE; Judy Remus, 3514 Random road SE, and Marcia Boudreau, 43(1 Parkland drive SE. The fair at Hawkeye Downs will
continue through July 7.
Michelle Deanne Wittenberg, 8, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Wittenberg of Vinton, examines a winner in the Fine Arts Gallery. It is a landscape by Stall Wiederspan, director of the Gedar Rapids Art (’enter, which was judged best in show for professional art.
Judging banana nut bread in the Woman’s World Food Show
was Mrs E. J. Schuecker of Marengo. A total of 47 different classes for bread, cake, cookies, pies and candies, were to be judged.Waiting for Action
Waiting in the grandstand for action tit begin was Stall ( arter of Williamsburg, 1-ate model stock t ar races were run Friday night and tonight will be the opening grandstand show, "Hee Haw”. Sunday night s show will feature Bobby Vinton and the Sound Generation.
The Roger Bacon high school band of Cincinnati took up stations in a parking garage iii the downtown area, while Director Wes Neal. left, was hoisted up in a cherry picker crane's bucket to direct. It wus a good promotion fora new movie.
But Not Forgotten
% Mrs Robert W Kussor of Parma. Ohio, says her son. Jim. i* married and has left home. But. his shoes remained and she put them to good use as a planter. •
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—Gazette Photos bv Duane Crock