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1923Harry D. Benson became Fairbury Farmers Union Elevator manager.1931The Wymore Community Club purchased a public address system from the Christlieb Electric Shop. It was intended to be used on Saturday nights to broadcast a band program and the men's chorus on Wednesdays.1938Highland Park in Fairbury was renamed McNish Park. The city council also voted to accept the gift from the estate of Sylvia McNish of lots in the blocks both north and south of the park. The plan was to use WPA (Works Progress Administration) labor to perform extensive landscaping and beautification. Materials would be purchased with money left to the city by McNish i...


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