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99,000 at Clay Fair in 3 Days
September 9, 1969
Sioux City Journal
Sioux City, Iowa

SPENCER, Iowa – Twenty-two thousand spectators – many of them youngsters attracted by the special Children’s Day activities and the “Stars for Teen-Agers” afternoon and evening grandstand shows – swarmed through the gates at the Clay County Fair Monday, bringing the total attending for the first three days to 99,000.

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The famed singing family, the Cowsills, highlighted the grandstand show that attracted between 5,000 and 6,000 persons Monday night.

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