150th Brown County Fair history book available for purchase 12 Aug 17

Author Dan Hoisington wrote a book on the history of the Brown County Fair called “Meet us at the Fair.” The book is to commemorate 150 years of the fair in Brown County. Hoisington says in the past 150 years the thrills have come and gone. During his research he learned that a car used to be given away at the fair, in 1946 the fair was cancelled due to a Polio epidemic and popular country groups including Johnny Cash, Mel Tillis, Marty Robins, George Jones and others performed at the Brown County Fair. The book is $19.95 including tax and is available at the fair office.