The Greatest Show in Your Neighborhood! by Lowell Wagner Jr. - Get on the Band (or Orchestra) Wagon by Steve Van Lerberghe - First Aid for Hot-Weather Emergencies by Wilma Niekamp - Proverbs for Today: Churn Up Something Good! by Jim Roberts - How Not to Crumble Under Criticism by Debbie Burbach: Balloons and crepe-paper streamers fluttered everywhere - bright blues, yellows and reds. The game booths were set up and ready to go. Mom had started making the gallons of lemonade and mounds of popcorn it would take to feed our fairgoers. All that was left was to put up the sign. We slowly pulled it out to the front yard where everyone could see its 3-foot-high letters shouting: "Fun Fair! Here! Today!" This annual front-yard carnival was a tradition in our neighborhood. We looked forward to it all year long.
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