50 YEARS AGO in the Standard

JUNE 24, 1970 Record-breaking crowds attended the ninth annual Stonewall Peach JAMboree. An estimated 10,000 people attended the parade and activities throughout the day on Saturday, as well as the rodeo on Friday evening. Sharon Fikes was crowned the new Gillespie County Peach Queen and Christina Dyer and Corinne Nielsen were named duchesses. During the next evening’s rodeo, Nancy Blount of…

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