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_BICOHMOND. VA.. STJX DAY, OCTOBEB 6, 1912._
VIRGINIA STATE FAIR
SECOND WEEK OF OCTOBER M
7- 8-9-10-1 vnjmi
A Richmond Welcome Awaits You
The State Fair
Let Everybody Rally to Our Big State Fair
Everything that money, men and management could accomplish has
[been combined to make the 1912 State Fair greater and better than ever.
A Record Breaker in Every Way
GROUNDS ? EXHIBITS ? SHOWS?All WonderfiiJly Improved
There are thousands of things to interest, educate, instruct and amuse the people.
Every man, woman and child will find something that will make special appeal.
Never have the Free Shows been of such high order or the Agricultural and In
dusrial Exhibits more artistic and interesting. The fair of 1912 will show the
.wonderful advance in every line of endeavor by the people of Richmond and Virginia.
Patronize Your Fair
Give the 1912 Virginia State Fair a big boost by writing to your mends,
relatives and customers urging them to attend the State Fair at Richmond.
Aid cmtmi i Al Ue Week?Dir ad meet
Ort. 7, 8,9,10,11,12
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Of the Agricultural, Mechanical, Industrial, Manu?
facturing, Meixhandise and Amusement World.
Tlas b the Ike to Visit Kdamti
Ask Ytv Ago* for IMttti Itaflmd Rates