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Marlborough Old Home Week and Fair 1911

April 27, 2012

According to a 1911 Marlborough Record newspaper article titled, Full Program For Old Home Week, Marlborough hosted a “festival parade, consisting of a horse troop, fire companies, school children, orders and floats depicting ‘The Year of Fruits,’ and decorated wagons and automobiles. [The parade formed] on South 9w, moved to Western Avenue and Grand Street, to Whitney Place, to West Street, to Western Avenue, to King Street, to 9w, to the reviewing stand at Rooma Villa. The music [was provided] by the Advance Lodge Band and the Walden and Highland Drum Corps.” Postcard is from the Badner Collection.

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