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This article was published in 1867.
51 articles were published that year.

This article has a primary subject code of "Festivals, Pageants, Fairs and Expositions" (II B 1 c 3).
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  • Illinois Staats-Zeitung -- October 02, 1867
    Final Report of Fair Committee

    The undersigned Fair committee of the Chicago Turngemeinde herewith respectfully submits the final report of its treasurer. We heartily thank all donors of gifts, the Ladies Auxiliary for its tireless efforts, and all persons who contributed to the success of the Fair. The Chicago Turngemeinde is exceedingly proud of the benevolent spirit which the German citizens of Chicago displayed on this occasion, and this organization will continue to show its appreciation.

    Very respectfully

    The Fair Committee.

    Final Report

    Collected by Ladies Auxiliary................. $1,189.10

    Proceeds from sale............................. 2,699.14

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    Proceeds from sale of pistols....................... 325.50

    Paid admissions....................................... 974.60

    Proceeds from sale of meals........................ 958.88

    Total receipts......................................... $6,147.22

    Total disbursements ................................. 2,144.88

    Net profit ............................................. $4,002.34

    Albert Boese, Treasurer.

    German
    II B 1 c 3