Justin VandenBerg

After working hard with Boy Scout Pack 246 at keeping the Library Square area clean Friday and Saturday, Sept. 12-13, 1997, during the 23rd Arts and Crafts Festival, Justin VandenBerg took a moment to enjoy a footlong hot dog.

125 YEARS AGO: 1897

The Prison Mirror well says that between whiskey and misapplied sympathy it is a close race as to which makes the most tramps. Combined these two forces are invincible in that line of creation.

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