Cheyenne 50 Years Ago

The 4th of July celebration in Cheyenne sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce was a grand success.Designed as an old time picnic entertainment included music by the Roger Mills Discords, SquareDancing by an Elk City group, and patriotic addresses by Rev. W.D. Montgomery and Mrs. GilesPeterson. Youngsters enjoyed covered wagon rides, courtesy of Spec Lester. A basket dinner was afeature of the celebration.Contest winners listed in order of winning were:Turtle Race: Jimmy Wilson, Jana Isch, Blackie, owned by Robin CalvertFrog Jumping: Jana Isch, Carey Bradley, Tommy BradleyEgg Toss: Earnest Isch, Jerry Wilson, top toss 50 feetSack Race, 4-6: Tommy Bradley,…

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