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8 Years Ago

From the Colfax Gazette, Friday, Oct. 8, 1897

The Colfax Band.

The band held a meeting and rehearsal last Monday evening, the first held since July. Since Prof. Read left the band has been seeking a new director, and Prof. Brinsmead, from Ft. Keogh, Mont., has been secured for the place.

The membership will be about the same as formerly, as also the instrumentation. In connection with the band there will be conducted a string orchestra, also under the leadership of Prof. Brinsmead, who is a very fine violin player.

The newly elected officers of the band are: President and manager...


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