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1900 Decoration Day Parade-Arnold, Nebraska
Parade pasing Ben Hardin's Store, led by Ben Hardin's Band and follwed by members of the G.A.R.
This Holiday now know as Memorial Day was always celebrated with a big turn out in Arnold. The procession would pass through town and travel to the Cemetery where flowers were placed on Civil War Veterans graves and a solemn Ceremony would take place. Later the day would be spent with games, visiting and picnicing.
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