|Text on Button||LE ROY WHISKER CLUB OLD SETTLERS PICNIC JUNE 9-10 1939|
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The 1939 Old Settlers Picnic was the 65th Annual picnic held in LeRoy, Minnesota. It was sponsored by the Le Roy Whisker Club. The picnic hosted a plethora of events such as: bands, parades, dances, merry-go-rounds, rides, movies and concessions. As the picnic was sponsored by the Le Roy Whisker Club it also featured a Whisker Contest. The picnic was an opportunity for some of the original Canadian families to settle in the area to meet and mingle with some of the newer families.
Old Settlers Picnic at Le Roy Friday-Saturday. (1939, June 8). Lime Springs Herald. p.1. Retrieved from https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/36894939/.