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1862 44TH 1906
ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF THE Emancii >ati« >n AT IRWIN’S Electric Park Saturday, September 22nd, 1906 Beginning at 9 a. m. and continuing till midnight. The Famous MALORY BROS. BROOKS & HAL IDAY, Will exhibit all day with rare performances. Free. Preparation is being made to make this the most enjoyable Celebrations ever held. The affair will open the forenoon and continue late at night All Springfield should come and spend the day. Speaking at 11 o’clock, by some of our best talent. Malory Brothers celebrated Vaudeville Co., will put on their play. Dancing in the evening by those who desire.[^Croquet, Games, Swinging, Base Ball, boat riding, Etc., Etc. Bring your baskets and stay for the day. Music by refined Orchestra. All kinds of cooling refreshments. All attractions on the grounds FREE. Round Trip, 25c. Cars Every Hour. Reading Emancipation Proclamation, Miss M. Rhetta Davis. Speakeks:-C. S Gibbs, Master of Ceremonies; Ex-Gov. Richard Yates; R. A. Byrd of Adams Co.; Hon. A. H. Roberts; E. L. Rogers.