Shirley Corn and Horse Show
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The entrance to the main tent at the 1912 Shirley Corn and Horse Show was decorated with cornstalks. Hundreds came to celebrate the corn harvest. The Shirley Corn and Horse Show was held in October. The annual fair included music, oratory on corn, and judging of corn. A fair also had judging of pies, candy, and ketchup. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History; Celebrations and Festivals 15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems
|McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill|
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign|
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University Library|
|McLean County, Illinois|
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