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Cumberland Fair preparations
Date: 9/22/2013 Album ID: 1708005
Photos by John Ewing
Last minute preparations were underway at the Cumberland Fair grounds in Cumberland as people worked to get ready for the fair opening on Sunday
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September, 21, 2013…Last minute preparations were underway at the Cumberland Fair grounds in Cumberland as people worked to get ready for the fair opening on Sunday, September, 22nd.  Maggie (right) and her daughter, Grace, are Shetland sheep, brought to the 4H sheep barn from New Life Farm in Windham.
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September, 21, 2013…Last minute preparations were underway at the Cumberland Fair grounds in Cumberland as people worked to get ready for the fair opening on Sunday, September, 22nd.  Abby Constantine, 12, of Windham, feeds one of her pet sheep, Maggie, a treat of animal crackers after arriving at the 4H sheep shed at the fair grounds.
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September, 21, 2013…Last minute preparations were underway at the Cumberland Fair grounds in Cumberland as people worked to get ready for the fair opening on Sunday, September, 22nd.  Fair worker Mike Haskell, of Windham, tosses bales of  hay into animal stalls awaiting the animals arrival. Fellow fair worker Steve Googins, of Gray, drove the front end loader.
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September, 21, 2013…Last minute preparations were underway at the Cumberland Fair grounds in Cumberland as people worked to get ready for the fair opening on Sunday, September, 22nd.  Chris Gurney unloads cages of rabbits he brought to the fair to display and sell.  Gurney owns Archway Rabbitry in Minot.
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September, 21, 2013…Last minute preparations were underway at the Cumberland Fair grounds in Cumberland as people worked to get ready for the fair opening on Sunday, September, 22nd.  Chris Gurney, of Archway Rabbitry in Minot, holds up one of his Holland Lop rabbits before putting it in a cage at the fair.
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September, 21, 2013…Last minute preparations were underway at the Cumberland Fair grounds in Cumberland as people worked to get ready for the fair opening on Sunday, September, 22nd.  Lucia Almeida, 15, leads some of her sheep to the 4H sheep shed at the Cumberland Fairgrounds on Saturday afternoon.
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September, 21, 2013…Last minute preparations were underway at the Cumberland Fair grounds in Cumberland as people worked to get ready for the fair opening on Sunday, September, 22nd.  Sam Swearingen, owner of the Rawhide and the All American Rodeo talks about the rodeo's first time visit to the Cumberland Fair.
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September, 21, 2013…Last minute preparations were underway at the Cumberland Fair grounds in Cumberland as people worked to get ready for the fair opening on Sunday, September, 22nd.  Chris Gurney, of Archway Rabbitry, in Minot, holds one of his Dutch rabbits, the oldest domesticated breed of rabbit.  Gurney both exhibits and sells his rabbits.
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