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1939 program Winter Carnival & School Meet, Ashland, Maine
Program of Events, Fifteenth Annual Winter Carnival and School Meet, February 16-17, 1939, Ashland, Maine. Price of Program Ten Cents. Northern Aroostook Carnival Association
Ad: L. M. Page, Ashland agent for Corenco. Consolidated Rendering Co., Presque Isle, Maine.
Ads: Snowman's Super Service; Stuart's House, Ashland; the Lions Club of Ashland
Ads: George's Service Station, George B. Coffin, Prop., Ashland; American Realty Co, Northern Division, R. H. Phillips, Supt., Ashland, Maine; Maine Public Service
Ads: M. Chasse, Men's Furnishings and Ladies' Wear, Sheridan and Ashland, Maine; Parkhurst & Turner, Growers and Shippers of Certified Seed Potatoes, Ashland, Maine; Lovely's Restaurant, Ashland, Maine; S. C. Cheney, Registered Lubrication, Good Gulf Gas and Oil, Massey-Harris Farm Machiney, Ashland, Maine
Ads: Ashland Pharmacy; Dr. A. B. Hagerthy, Ashland; Louise D. Sawyer Ashland; Ashland Cafe, John J. Bushey, Prop.
Ads: Hazen N. Belyea, Ashland; Ray Stevens General Store, Portage, Maine; C. F. Coffin, Insurance; Henry A. Smith, Masardis, Maine; H. E. Coffin General Store, Portage, Maine; Harry Young, Ashland, Maine; Joe Wolf, Columbia Pictures Corp; Eddie Despres Barber Shop, Ashland, Maine
15th Annual Winter Carnival, Oldest in the County, Ashland, Maine
Officers for 1939:
President: Linwood Seeley
Vice President: Lewis Dorman
Secretary: Kate C. Pelkey
Treasurer: Lester Harriman
Clerk: John McGowan
Rev. Robert Haldane
Earl A. McKeen
Thursday, February 16, 1939
The Northern Aroostook Carnival takes pleasure in presenting the following double feature program of movies and screen attractions
"The Strange Case of Dr. Meade", starring Jack Holt, Beverly Roberts, Noah Beery
Latest News Events of the Day
Technicolor Comedy "Midnight Frolics"
"The Little Adventuress"
Heart Warming Comedy - Gay Romance, starring
Edith Fellows, Jacqueline Wells, Cliff Edwards and Richard Fiske
Ads: Brooks Brothers, Ashland, Maine; P. H. Thomas, Masardis, Maine; F. R. Sylvester, Milk, Cream and Seed Potatoes, Ashland, Maine; Ashland Opera House; E. G. Hews, Specialty Certified Seed Potatoes, Ashland, Maine; A Friend, Ashland, Maine; L. B. Harriman, Superintendent of Schools, Ashland, Maine; Carl L. Hews, Mortician, Ashland, Maine
Ads: L. M. Seeley, Attorney at Law, Ashland, Maine; F. F. Page & Son, Seed Potatoes a Specialty, Ashland, Maine; Linwood A. Winslow, Ashland, Maine; Donald Flewelling, Masardis, Maine; Mr. and Mrs. M. A. Seeley, General Store, Ashland, Maine; Ashland Supply Co., Hardware, Sporting Goods, Gasoline, Ashland, Maine.
Contestants for Carnival Queen: Inez Phillips; Mary Leigh Sylvester; Eileen Malone; Nina Snow; Lillian Robinson
Friday Evening, February 17
Orchestra Selection, High School Orchestra
A Pageant, "Midwinter Eve at the Court of the Frost King"
Prologue, Reader, Julia Daggett
Episode 1. Arrival of Queen's Retine
Crowning of Queen
Episode 2. The Queen's Festival
Dance of the Snow Princess
Song "Sail Along Silvery Moon"
Robert Haldane, Jr.
Parade of Frost King's Soldiers
Song "Winter Wonderland"
Helen Jean Junkins
Song "For Wintry Weather"
Mary Ann Wright
Moon Beam Dance
Helen Brooks Gloria Palmer
Jean MacQuarrie Arlene Pike
Ralph Baxter Carlton McLean
Robert Orr Clifford Cunningham
Orchestra Selection, High School Orchestra
Awarding of Prizes, President of Carnival Association, Linwood Seeley
Crown Bearer, Helen Brooks
Scepter Bearer, Gloria Palmer
Train Bearers, Esther McAlpine, Florence Clayton
Pages, Dean Winslow, Donald Tilley
King's Courtiers, Sam McLean, Philip Cheney
King's Herald, Roland Bartlett
Orchestra: Kenneth Young, Vernon Young, Marion Dorman, Marjorie Dorman, Lucille Carter, Frances Orr
Friday Evening, February 17, the Grand Informal Carnival Dance, held in the "Starlight Ballroom" at The Ashland Grange Hall. Music by Lewie Boy and His Swingsters
Dance Committee: Ervin Rafford, Don Gray, George Weaver
Decorating Committee: Clarence Keegan, Mildred Covell, Phyllis Jones
Ads: Michaud's New Market, Ashland, Maine; N. W. Downing & Son Company, Building Materials, Presque Isle, Maine; Compliments of Brewer, Hayward, McGowan, Ashland, Maine
Ad: International Potato Producing Fertilizers, Local Dealers, Brooks Bros., Ashland, Maine; F. F. Page, Ashland, Maine
Ads: Ashland Trust Company; The American Agricultural Chemical Company, Agrico, sold by Brooks Brothers, Ashland, Maine
A map of Ashland, Maine:
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