Society

What a swinging time at the Fair!

Reporter Photos by Mike Brown, Cliff Dungan and Marie Bakken


All dressed up for the Rockdale Fair, and its pet show, Carla Grigsby (L) and “Shorty, “a Welsh Corgi, visited with Norma Hurst and “Betty,” a pit bull. All dressed up for the Rockdale Fair, and its pet show, Carla Grigsby (L) and “Shorty, “a Welsh Corgi, visited with Norma Hurst and “Betty,” a pit bull.

Good idea not to eat too many chili pies before stepping on this. Good idea not to eat too many chili pies before stepping on this.

‘War and Peace’ Interesting placement of cannon and nativity scene at home economics competition. ‘War and Peace’ Interesting placement of cannon and nativity scene at home economics competition.

The Rockdale Fair had a first-class auto show. This isn’t it. Rodeo clowns had a little car trouble, delighting the arena crowd. The Rockdale Fair had a first-class auto show. This isn’t it. Rodeo clowns had a little car trouble, delighting the arena crowd.

Shriner clowns had a little more luck with their wheeled vehicles. Shriner clowns had a little more luck with their wheeled vehicles.

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