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Bonus photos: Iron Heritage Parade

I’ve spoken before about the importance of parades in small towns, and the annual Iron Heritage Festival parade is no different.

However, this year, the heat was distracting – all I could think about as I saw the parade moving down the street was, “How are they not passing out?!”

The theme was “The Civil War Years,” which means heavy hoop skirts and petticoats and wool military costumes.

It was brutal to think about.

Anyway, we were there, the Bowman family was there and we had a good time.

Here’s the photos:


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