I posted the ribbon and asked if they had information.Within hours, they had supplied photos, articles and some surprises.Take the name of the township in which I live and serve. Southeast of us in our rural county is Walnut Creek Township.
Entertainment and activities for children were all part of what you’d get for your admission price of five cents.
The mystery is revealed when another reference from the Holmes County library reveals that Holmes County is part of a 100th anniversary of the founding of the first settlement in Ohio, Marietta, a town on the Ohio River.
Of course the Columbus exposition was even bigger, including a Civil War encampment of 100,000 veterans and 150,000 of their wives, children, and friends.
It must be seen to be appreciated.” Then there was a pioneer room with old-time things.
In Agriculture Hall, the large stage was most tastefully draped with American flags and buckeye branches.