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Saturday is Loyalty Day

Tuesday, May 6, 2003

- Note change of parade time

Clay County veterans will be honored at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Forest Park Cow Palace. The event will be on Loyalty Day.

This salute to veterans will give special recognition to World War II veterans and feature entertainment by "The American Spirit Show" performed by Pfizer Performing Roadshow Cast, writes Les Walden, the county's veterans service officer.

Brazil Elks Lodge 762 will cook a pork chop dinner for all veterans and their guests.

All veterans must make reservations for the free pork chop lunch by calling Walden at 448-9015. Be sure you let him know if you are a veteran of World War II. There will be special recognition for those veterans of World War II.

The time for the Loyalty Day Parade has changed. Line up will be at 1 p.m. with the parade starting at 2 p.m. Please note the change.

Walden said the change was made to allow more time for the veterans luncheon at the park.

Parade participants will be treated at the VFW Post 1127 after the parade.

Call Walden at 448-9015 for entry into the Loyalty Day parade or call the VFW post at 448-8554 and leave your entry information.

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