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And they're off...Greyhounds work up to a speed of 45 mph as they bullet around the track, but their endurance cannot match that of a race horse.

1940 Yearbook (Annual) of Thomas Jefferson High School

2008 Yearbook (Annual) of Thomas Jefferson High School

1946 Yearbook (Annual) of Thomas Jefferson High School.

1947 Yearbook (Annual) of Thomas Jefferson High School.

1959 Yearbook (Annual) of Thomas Jefferson High School.

Demolition of Old City Auditorium

Moose Lodge Leases City Auditorium . . . plan addition of large kitchen on Indian Creek side.

The old city Auditorium, shown as it appeared last week before demolition was reduced to the rubble on the right by Thursday. The auditorium was raised in one month in 1907 and was razed in one week in 1970. The building would have been totally…

"Hello There . . . I'm what's left of the City Auditorium". So wrote Robert Acklie, a Washington School sixth-grader, when he was an auditorium-for-a-day as an essay assignment. Bob is the son of Mrs. Genevieve Acklie of 179 Wendover Drive, and Leroy…

The old city auditorium is about demolished. Acting Urban Renewal Director Dale Bonar said he would like to have it "all on the ground" before the wreckers take off for the Labor Day weekend. Councilman Dan Franksen said he would like to see a new…

Atlantic, IA

Bluffs Run
and Dodge Park Kennel Club & track
File #1 to 8/1/86
See also Iowa West Racing Association

The Iowa Supreme Court ruled that Bluffs Run, although owned by a non-profit organization, is not exempt from property tax.

photo of Bluffs Run building and parking lot

Cocktail waitresses serve a capacity crown in the clubhouse area. Each table also has a monitor.

photo of two muzzled greyhounds running around a curve on tracks. Snow is along edge and in center of track.

photo of man wtih greyhound dog
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