Shriners raffling Mr. Fez
August 16, 2002
Mr. Fez will be a celebrity of prime beef interest at the Festival Days celebration in September.
The North Central Montana Shrine Club will draw the names of three winners in its raffle of a full beef, from a steer affectionately nicknamed Mr. Fez. The sale of raffle tickets began at the Great Northern Fair.
Shriner Fred Bitz, who ranches near Box Elder and is feeding and caring for Mr. Fez, estimates there will be about 1,000 pounds of beef to divide among the three winners.
The beef will be cut, wrapped and packaged to the winners' specifications.
Proceeds from the raffle will support th...