Continuing the Crook County News Since 1884

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100 Years Ago

August 25, 1921

The date of the Crook County Fair has been set for September 10, 1921. Because of the busy season and also because of the critical financial conditions now in existence throughout the nation, it was decided that it would be better to attempt just a one-day fair this year. Everyone in the county should begin now to prepare exhibits for this fair.

The editor was certainly too tired last week to note that the chicken season closed on schedule, but it did. It was a glorious 15 days of sagebrush, gumbo and cactus. The birds were plentiful and all creels were filled...