Comments for: Winter Food Fair featured lots of lights a century ago

Posted Feb. 03, 2013, at 3:43 p.m.

Before the modern supermarket and the big box store, and certainly long before the Bangor Mall, the Queen City of the East had its annual Food Fair and Winter Carnival. The purpose of the event, held at City Hall in 1913 a century ago, was to stir up business during …

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