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Burchard, Nebraska

The Southeast Nebraska Hobby Show held July 4th at the Edwin Bredemeier Farm, northeast of Burchard, Nebraska was attended by about 1500 people. The weather was perfect with temperatures in the 80's. After having rains for about five weeks the grounds were dust free and covered with a nice growth of grass.

There were about twenty different hobbists on the grounds will) steam engines, gas engines, old tractors, restored cars, old farm machinery, horses and covered wagons, ponies and scale model stage coach. 4 H Rock and Mineral Club. Also a spinning wheel.

There was a full program from 10 A.M. to 5 P.M. threshing, shelling corn, plowing soil for sod house, free rides for kiddies, spinning wheel demonstration making yarn and other activities of interest to the crown. The camera fans were busy at all times and many people before departing for home said they hoped the hobbists would have another show in 1968