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As a child, I had a blow up Smokey Bear almost identical to this in the photo. Apparently, he is celebrated his 75th anniversary. Interesting story about the origins of Smokey Bear here. Found in a thrift shop in Eureka Springs, Arkansas.

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April 1971

Very odd looking place. Can’t tell if it is a wedding, theater, an entertainment or religious event. Location unknown. Carousel Slide Tray Box says “Hinsdale“. Presume that is Hinsdale, Illinois. This was from 1 of 2 complete carousels. Every slide is square. Not sure if that is 35mm or another format. Found in a antique shop outside of Eureka Springs, Arkansas.

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