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Fair

In numismatics, describing a well-worn coin on which the date may be visible only with some difficulty. These coins generally are less valuable for collectors.
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According to the United States Trotting Association, county fairs provided an ideal venue in the early days for friends and neighbors to race their horses against one another.
He said county fairs across the West have been having a harder time booking well-known music acts in recent years.
Bell-Jones LLC, publisher of The County Fair Game, a family board game first issued in 2008, is returning to the American International Toy Fair in New York in February with a second edition of the popular game.
2 at the Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona, has changed dramatically in recent years.
The 51st annual DuPage County Fair takes place five days in July, from Wednesday to Sunday, July 27 - 31, at DuPage County Fairgrounds, 2015 W.
4 million, $400,000 was directed by the state legislature to be allocated to the Department of Community and Economic Development in the 2006-07 budget specifically for the Lycoming County Fair.
Beavers said the Academic Rodeo goes statewide this year, taking root at county fairs.
Rick Reno, director of the Lane Events Center, is optimistic that attendance at this year's Lane County Fair will set high marks, not despite the condition of the economy but because of it.
2--Color) Cookie judge Dolores Frias bites into one of the 21 cookies judged at the Ventura County Fair.
Governor Rendell has encouraged his administration to capitalize on these shared strengths by supporting programs such as the Blue Ribbon Passport, a new agritourism initiative of the Pennsylvania State Association of County Fairs (PSACF).
coli outbreaks at state and county fairs in recent years, including one last summer at the Lane County Fair, when 82 people became ill in the biggest such outbreak in state history.
Mikesell's winning recipe now goes to the chefs at Hormel Foods, the creator of the oft-derided ``mystery meat,'' to pick the best of the 77 winning recipes from county fairs from across the nation.

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