By Doug La Rocque
Heroes and Legends was the decorative theme of most of the floats, that combined with marchers from the Berlin American Legion and the Grafton VFW post, various fire apparatus, business entries, the Berlin Elementary School and High School Band, as well as a number of classic cars.
The list of each category’s winners is below. In all, there were representatives from Berlin, Petersburgh, Grafton,
Theme Prize, – “Willie” by the Oswald Family. Second Prize, Heroes in Science “Albert Einstein by the Vacation Bible School of the 7th Day Baptist Church.
Prettiest Prize – “Heroes of the Past and Present” by the Berlin Elementary School. Second Prize “We can be Heroes” by the Girl Scout Troop # 1317
Marching Groups – The 4H Club
Automobiles – Classic/Modified. First Prize Edward Seagroatt’s 1934 Ford Pickup. Second Place Michael O’Brien’s 1950 Mercury