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Author Topic: Slocum Lake, Illinios 1953  (Read 391 times)
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« on: October 05, 2009, 01:16:16 PM »

Just a few miles from the old (early 1900's) Libertyville Track.

Slocum Lake; Wauconda, Ill., Feb 16, 1953 Feb 19, 1953
(CX4) Wauconda, Ill., Feb 16-Harness Horses Compete On Ice-Sunset (4, right) skids to a victory over Tumble Weed (6) as harness horses competed ice of Slocum Lake, near here, yesterday. Horses use sharp pointed shoes in the revival of old winter sport popular in grandma's day. Wauconda is about 40 miles northwest of Chicago.
(AP Wirephoto) (rlo20950trib) 1953

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« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2009, 01:39:50 PM »

BTW, if you look at this photo good?

 Your able to see the reflection of the horses in the ice.
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« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2009, 03:02:27 PM »

Don,
I can't open any of your photos.  What do I need to do??
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Pat
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« Reply #3 on: October 05, 2009, 03:26:29 PM »

Don,
I can't open any of your photos.  What do I need to do??
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Pat

 Pat,
        I sent you some files privately.
 I've no solution to offer for access to my sites.

 My sites are winding down their existence, I'm removing pages and in some instances actually restricting access more severely than I was previously.
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