Celebrating History: Hill County Fair underway
Last updated 9/16/2016 at 6:58pm
The Fifth Annual Hill County Fair was underway this week 100 years ago. A large article was on the front page of the Sept. 15, 1916, issue of The Havre Daily Promoter. It reads, in part:
HILL COUNTY FAIR MAKES FINE BID FOR PATRONAGE
Women Farmers make Magnificent Display of Agricultural Products. City and Rural Schools in Competition.
Let the truth be stated that altogether the finest agricultural exhibits at the Fifth Annual Hill County Fair are composed of products raised and displayed by women farmers.
Mrs. J. P. Engeberg of Kremlin and Dora Albrecht of Phipps have farm, garden and f...