813 East St., Ft. Atkinson, Wisc. 53538.
The Rock River Thresheree of 1969 was a very successful year and
Labor Day Week-end show. The weather was ideal for the event. There
was activity going on at all times. The Rock River Gannon Ball was
running all three days. A large parade was held every afternoon.
Lots of Exhibits were there on the grounds. Every body seemed to
have a wonderful time. The 1969 season ended in November with
election of officers and directors.
President, Marvin Helgesen, Janesville, Wise; Vice President,
Walter Durst, Shopiere, Wisc; Treasurer, Harold Russell,
Secretary, Bernard Lux, Pt. Atkinson, Wise; Director, Lyle
Silverthorn, Footville, Wisc; Director, Donald Lux, Janesville,
Wisc; Director, Walter Anderson, Clinton, Wisc; Concessions in
charge of Glen Beedy & Duane Richards.
Our show of 1970 will be held this Labor Day Week-end, Sept.
5th, 6th & 7th, 1970. The rain date would be Sept. 12th,
We have contracted for the main meal, for Colonel Saunders
Kentucky Fried Chicken Dinners for all three days, plus many more