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Front page Dec. 20, 1914: 'Big xmas tree arrives for city's fete'

In the day's top local news, accompanied by a large picture:

"Committee again makes urgent appeal for funds to bring happiness to the poor: Only $30 contributed"

"The great Christmas tree which will be erected under the auspices of the city at Humboldt park arrived from the South Dayton swamp yesterday morning on a pair of flat cars and City Forester [illegible] and his men transported it to the spot in Humboldt Park, from where it will [illegible].

Dec 20 1914

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