Publication: The Morning News
Muncie, IN, United States
Of Exercises For Tomorrows Celebration.
How Labor Day Will be Observed.
Official Program of Parade, Line of March, Speeches, and Amusements at the Fair Grounds.
Following is the official program of exercises and amusements for the celebration of Labor Day (tomorrow) as prepared by the committee on arrangements of the Trades Council.
Officers of the Day – Grand Marshal, G.P. Hayworth; Aides, Dan O’Mears and Sam Cashmore, Sr.
Formation of parade which starts at 10:30am.
First Division forms on Adams street resting on Mulberry.
Second Division forms on Charles street resting on Mulberry.
Third Division forms on Pearl street resting on Mulberry.
LINE OF MARCH. The parade moves at 10:30 a. m. from Adams street south on Mulberry to Wall street on Wall to Walnut, north on Walnut to Main, east on Main to Jefferson, north on Jefferson to Washington, west on Washington to Walnut, west on Main to High. Disband, take cars to Fair Grounds.
Advance Guard of Bicycle Riders
Muncie Fire Department
Grand Marshal of the Day and Aids
Mayor and Speakers of the Day in Carriages
Muncie City Band
Green Glass Workers
Flint Glass Workers
Window Glass Workers
Green Glass Pressers’ League
Green Glass Employes
A A of I & S W No. 4
A A of I & S W No 20
A A of I & S W No 23
A A of I & S W No 22
Machinists Union No. 306
Plumbers Steam and Gas Fitters
Cigar Makers Union
A F of L Union
C & J of A Union
O P J A Union
Business Men’s Display
Citizens in Carriages
PROGRAM AT FAIR GROUNDS.
Ed Gilroy, Master of Ceremonies.
11:30 a. m. – A dress of Welcome by Mayor Brady.
Ample preparations have been made for the serving of dinner on the grounds.
1:30 p. m. – Address on Labor by D.F. Kennedy, of Indianapolis.
2:30 p. m. – Bicycle races.
1st prize, pair bicycle shoes.
2 pair, bicycle hose.
2nd prize, sweater.
3rd prize, pair of bicycle hose.
4th prize, bicycle hose.
Foot race – 1st prize, $5.00 cash and $1.00 hat. 2nd prize, box cigars.
Fat Man’s Race – 1st price $5 umbrella, 2d prize, a fine shirt, 3rd prize, box cigars
Sack Rack - $5 pair pants.
Foot Race – Boys under 16 years of age, Prize, pair fine shoes.
7:00 – Concert by Muncie City Bad.
Admission free to concert.
|Researcher:||Roger Lucas / Bob Stahr|
|Date completed:||March 10, 2014 by: Deb Reed Fowler;|